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  1. 100 Fragrances Every Frag-Head Guy Should Try, part 16: Gourmands

    Hereís todayís entry, my salute to the best of the sweet scents.


    45. Tobacco Vanille by Tom Ford

    When Tom Ford released his Private Blends collection perfumes a few years ago, heads definitely turned. From weird, dense patchouli-based monsters like Noir de Noir to Oud Wood, one of the first American perfumes to foreshadow the current oud ...
  2. What do you think of Avon fragrances? Bang for the buck?

    Quote Originally Posted by ralfjritter View Post
    It is surprising to read that some people would never purchase an Avon fragrance! Somehow this judgment appears to ignore the fact that the same fragrance houses and star perfumers who create for Estee Lauder, LVMH, Puig, etc. also work on Avon briefs and supply the Avon juices. If one does not like the Avon brand, fair enough, but Avon definitely delivers "bang for the buck" as they do not use inferior blends/ingredients. In fact, Avon are incredibly demanding about fragrance quality
  3. 100 Fragrances Every Frag-Head Guy Should Try, part 15: The Greatest Hits, Part 3

    Thanks for sticking with me through whatís turning into a neverending series of blog entries. As always, please comment, especially if you have any suggestions or complaints. Iím no expert and I donít pretend to be Ė Iím just an avid fan.

    With that I give you:

    The Greatest Hits, Part 3

    Yeah, I know. Three days of really obvious picks and over-exposed mall scents. Any of you who have read my mini-reviews for the last couple of years ...
  4. 100 Fragrances Every Frag-Head Guy Should Try, part 14: The Greatest Hits, Part 2

    The Greatest Hits, Part 2

    40. Le Male by Jean Paul Gaultier

    I have to admit that I find Le Male’s success quite confusing. From a marketing perspective, it’s so gratuitously homoerotic that I’m amazed straight men even consider buying it. From a smell perspective, it’s a sweet, ...
  5. Leather/Iris

    Okey Dokey. For everyone who asked me to report back, here we are. For everyone who is not interested in this thread, well I would move swiftly on if I were you.

    First, a caveat, I am just a keen novice and these are only my views....

    ..and Sari, I hope that you are here. I have something to tell you!!

    Well, I like Iris, and I like Leather, and I was thinking about Iris and Leather together. It seems to me that there is something ...

    Updated 4th January 2012 at 06:16 PM by Foustie


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