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A Absolute Bath & Body Works fan who writes a blog for both men and women covering various topics including photography, gardening, cooking, arts and crafts .

Bath & Body Works | Sugared Cranberry Cider Body Care | Coming Soon

While it is currently testing out now in select markets, we could possibly see this brand new fragrance out in all stores by August 27th.

Thank Goodness It's Fall!

Crisp sun-shiny days, apple orchards open across the land. Leaves all bright and everything's all right because it's that time of year when all of your favorite ingredients are here!

Sugared Cranberry Cider: wild cranberries, juicy mulberries, plum blossoms, velvet musk

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Bath & Body Works | Sweet Cinnamon Pumpkin | Body Care Coming Soon

​Bath and Body Works Sweet Cinnamon Pumpkin Body Care will be in stores August 27th.  When it launches I will get the complete list of forms available posted.

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Bath & Body Works | Halloween Haunted House Candle Luminary | First Look

With Halloween still a few months away, everyone is still focused on and enjoying their summer...but if you love Bath and Body Works Holiday themed items, now is the time to pay attention to what is starting to come into the stores.

While I have not heard when the Halloween items will officially begin hitting the stores on a display to purchase, and some stores have begun putting out the smaller items like the hand sanitizers for sale.

I suspect we should see everything launched on August 27th after the floor set on the 26th.  I am going to make a posting of what I know is coming so far but I had to get this " Dead and Breakfast " Halloween Haunted House Candle Luminary photo posted for those die-hard collectors to see.  But get your wallet ready for a $98.50 price tag!  I know I know you think that is way too much -  I do too -  but every year they sell out!

There was a time I collected them, the ceramic houses,  but that was way back when they first came out and were priced at $25.00.  When they started going over the $50 price point I made the decision to stop collecting them and started to sell off my ( never displayed) houses. Part of the reason I was getting rid of them, I never put them out!

Then they launched a metal version haunted house a few years ago and I grabbed a few of those because they seemed easier to display than the ceramic counterpart. Less of a chance for breakage while still offering the charm.  I have not seen a metal Haunted House as of yet. 

I will get the Halloween items list posted next and I will add the link to it here as well.

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Hey, Where did that photo...go?

Hey, Where did that photo...go?

I am not sure what is going on, but some of the blog posts photos have lost their link and have disappeared...and I will need to re-post all of the photos for each posting.  I am sorry for any inconvenience but I also post HERE should you need to reference something before I get it all fixed.  Ah, modern technology and me... Fun! ​ ​ ​ ​ ...
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Bath & Body Works | Aromatherapy Test Scents

Beginning August 8th, select Bath and Body Works stores began testing these four new Aromatherapy Essential Oil Fragrances in both Lotion and Fragrance Mist forms.  Should these pass the test phase, we will see them available nationwide soon.  The next scheduled floor set for fall products is August 26th so there is a good possibility we will see these launch then.

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Bath & Body Works | Face Book Live Fall - Halloween - Holiday Sneak Peeks

Today at 3 pm Bath and Body Works had a live Video Chat on their Facebook Page and here are the two links to that chat. It was in two parts because the camera stopped right when the Holiday Sneak Peek talk began.
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Homeworx By Harry Slatkin | New Mountain Woodland Candle Collection

Tomorrow, July 25th at Noon on QVC, HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin new Candle Collection will be offered. Details on these beautiful hobnail glass candle jars below.

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Bath & Body Works | New BLOOM Fragrances

Pick your favorite BLOOM New Fragrances...

Coming Soon!  I think we will see this out on the floor for purchase July 30th.

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Bath & Body Works | July 23, 2018 Release

Here is where we are at so far with Bath and Body Works floor sets of new merchandise coming:

Fall preview July 23 - Fall Candles, Fall Soaps, and Fall Wallflowers

Fall 1 July 30

Fall August 3 - Walls

I am not sure when we will see a Halloween display, but it may be soon since stores are getting many items in now.

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Life Writing | Sticks and Stones

When stones attack...film at eleven!
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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | All Through the House Collection | Mistletoe Magic

There's No Place Like Home For The Holidays... and every home needs this HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin Mistletoe Magic candle in it!

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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | All Through the House Collection | Autumn Pinecone

I don't know what the inspiration was for this fragrance...but I am lost in thoughts of my walks in the forest among the trees.
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HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin | Christmas in July on QVC | July 15th, 2018 Items

 QVC Christmas in July HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin Collection: Products found online and from video clips prior to launch of products, links to purchase added.

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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | All Through the House Collection | Harvest Leaves

My second burn of the day, this HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin Harvest Leaves candle is one to hoard.  Here is why...
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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | All Through the House Collection - Pumpkin Caramel Corn

On a warm July evening I surrounded myself with the gourmand richness of caramel covered popcorn.  Fall cannot arrive soon enough.

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Bath & Body Works | Halloween Candles Found!

Oh, what Fun!

The New Bath and Body Works Halloween Candle Collection is starting to make its way into back rooms and of course social media this week. These quirky labels on fan-favorite scents put a smile on my face when I saw them yesterday and today.

Even though it is only July and Halloween is months away, I love knowing what fun to expect when these new Halloween things launch. 

My thanks to those who shared their finds with me so I may always keep you in the know.

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Bath & Body Works | July VIP Fall Favorites Preview Tote Bag

​Bath and Body Works New July VIP Fall Favorites Preview Tote is available for sale!

The B&BW app users will have access to get it on Thursday, July 12th.  Then on Friday, July 13th, the tote will be offered both online and in stores for the price of $30 with any $30 purchase.

Click Here to purchase yours online.

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Bath & Body Works | New Gilded Garden Candle Collection

While I am unsure why this collection would come out now when all of the other fall-related candle collections seem to be hitting the stores, I guess anytime is good for a garden themed collection.

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Bath & Body Works | Rose Collection

Thanks to a Canadian friend sharing the back side of their bounce back coupon, I get to share a new Rose Collection of items coming soon to Bath and Body Works. Here is what I know so far:
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Bath & Body Works | Fall Hand Soap Collections | July 2018

Bath and Body Works has begun shipping new fall hand soap collections to stores, with a handful of stores putting them out already. These are some of what has been found on social media.

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