like a few recent posters i feel like this is the kind of rabbit hole i could easily start getting lost down.
hey @Master-Classter , did you say you wrote a primer for beginners? can you link to it?
the mrs. got me some creed, van cleef + arpels, acqua di parma over the years, to give a brief reference point.
would something like this be a reasonable jump-off point? 3 ml...