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    Re: Most Worn: November 2018

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    Re: Most Worn -- August 2018

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    Re: Most Worn -- July 2018

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    Re: Best Citrus Green Summer Colognes For Men?

    Selection Verte
    GIT
    Guerlain Homme L'eau Boisee (nice lime/mint combo)
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    Re: How do you define a masculin fragrance

    I basically stopped caring about this stuff. If I like particular scent, I will wear it. Some of the things in my collection could be considered borderline feminine, like Enchanted Forest for...
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    Re: Most worn - March 2018

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    Re: Most worn February 2018

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    Re: Best / Worst / Most Expensive Blind Buys

    Best: Montegrappa NeroUno
    Worst: Dsquared Potion
    Most expensive: Amouage Opus VI. This one I liked and owned for awhile but ultimately decided it would work better for someone else.
  9. Re: Your #1 Fragrance In Your Wardrobe, If You Must Your Top 5.

    As of right now? NeroUno. It’s a beauty
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    Re: Your Most Worn January 2018

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  11. Poll: Re: How much have you spent on fragrances in the last year?

    Under $300, net. Got rid of some stuff too.
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    Re: Fragrances you've changed your mind about...

    For the better - Millesime Imperial
    For worse - Terre d’hermes edt and GPH2.
    There are definitely more out there but these are the ones that come to mind right away.
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    Re: Le Labo now at Nordstrom's

    Yeah.. and?
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    Re: Your most worn December 2017

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  15. Re: Feature Request: Wardrobe, Sort By Last Worn

    I second this request, would be awesome.
  16. Re: 2017: Your Year In Review - What did you wear and how often?

    2017 was fairly quiet for me as far as fragrances. I havent been on the forum much, just basically enjoying what I have and only bought maybe 3 or 4 bottles in 2017. My very last one however was only...
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    Re: Out of town for a week. Bringing three frags:

    Aventus
    Dior Homme Eau
    Montegrappa NeroUno
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    Poll: Re: Discrete or LOUD?

    As my perfume enthusiasm settled down dramatically in the last few years, so did my desire to be noticed by what I am wearing. I obviously still enjoy wearing stuff but I am now mostly 1-2 spray...
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    Re: Ten Questions about scents, tastes, and more

    #1: What's the most expensive scent you wear regularly? (and how often)

    Aventus. Probably once a week, on average

    #2: What's the least expensive scent you wear regularly? (and how often)
    ...
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    Re: Most worn - September 2017

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    Re: Most Worn: August 2017

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    Re: What Is Your Top 5 As Of Right Now?

    Creed Selection Verte
    Kilian Sacred Wood
    Frapin L'humaniste
    Vagabond Enchanted Forest (reeeeeally need a bottle, but my poverty wont let me)
    Creed Aventus
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    Re: Favorite fall rotation scents

    Benzoin 19
    Full Incense
    Aventus (always appropriate)
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    Re: most worn July 2017

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    Re: Can't get my mind on which one i want to buy

    I only smelled Baccarat once and remember that it was very sweet so I would imagine it being more for the winter time. Aqua is pretty much a hard lemon candy in the bottle. I used to like it more in...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    Not sure about 100ml but my local Nieman in PA carries this batch. I picked up a 50 ml last night but I didnt bother to look what the 100mls were, if they even had those.. 50 ml was what I was going...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    I dont think there is a simple answer to that. It really varies. Some say there are things that never go bad at all, assuming proper storage.
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    I am not sure how good of a review I could come up with but I will need to spend a little more time with it.

    However, what I can say right away is that I am extremely pleased with it already just...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    So, my question above went apparently ignored.

    Anyway, I went to Neiman after work today and picked up a new 50 ml bottle. I wasn't really in the loop on batches lately and basically just grabbed...
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    Re: Ok, I love Aventus, what's next ?

    Creed's very own Spice & Wood is worth a try
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    Wasnt there some talk at one point that Creed will be taking all these batch variations under control? I am pretty sure I was on this board like a year ago and that was supposed to be the plan. I...
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    Re: Why is Creed Royal Mayfair so underrated?

    I like the scent. However, it will never have the mainstream appeal as it may be perceived as a little feminine. So yeah, a lot of times it works best with a nice suit but most people dont really...
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    Re: Today I bought July 2017

    Really, really hoping to finally get Enchanted Forest this month.. Been wanting it since last year and no one seems to be splitting
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    Re: "Winter" fragrances you wear in the summer

    Wearing Full Incense to work today. Lovely!
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    Re: Malle Vetiver Extraordinaire

    Its a strong like for me. I dont own a bottle though
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    Re: most worn June 2017

    1http://www.basenotes.net/photos/products/100/26140450-886.jpgDior Homme Eau for Men by Christian Dior 2 wears
    2http://www.basenotes.net/photos/products/100/26127172-8676.jpgBergamote 22 by Le Labo...
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    Re: Invasion Barbare: what a letdown!

    Now I'm even more confused as to why you got it, lol. I usually understand "impulse buying" in the context of buying blind based off reviews, but apparently you knew what you were getting.
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    Re: Invasion Barbare: what a letdown!

    As with anything else in this hobby, nothing is ever guaranteed. I've been let down on blind buys before, but its not anyone else's fault that stuff wasnt to my liking. Sampling first always...
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    Re: Basenote Members who've come and and gone -

    I used to post a lot more a while ago but these days I am mostly here to share SOTD and see what others are wearing.

    When I posted routinely I remember there was a period of time when Redneck...
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    Re: Most Worn in May 2017

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  41. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? 2017 thread

    https://www.punmiris.com/himg/o.18246.jpg

    ENCHANTED FOREST
  42. Thread: Dior Homme Eau

    by JimmyP
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    Re: Dior Homme Eau

    You probably will like DHI. I own both but enjoy wearing Eau more. And yes, Eau is definitely much better received then the other one, in my experience that is.
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    Re: Your Most Worn March 2017

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  44. Re: QUESTION: Which Scent Would You Choose Between SAUVAGE and THE ONE edp?

    Definitely The One EDP

    By the way, as far as fragrance community is concerned, there is a fair degree of overlap and i can assure you that many people on here also follow youtube stuff and vice...
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    Re: Today I bought March 2017

    Been wanting this for quite a long time. Great stuff

    http://scentlog.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/By-Kilian-Straight-to-Heaven.jpg
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    Re: I'm Looking for a so-called 'Dumb Reach'...

    DG The One
    Aventus
    Bergamote 22
  47. Re: Attending a wedding in 24 hrs...down to 5 choices

    Spice & wood (sick wardrobe, btw)
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    Re: New: YSL La Nuit de L'Homme Eau Electrique

    https://media4.giphy.com/media/kGCuRgmbnO9EI/200.webp#8
  49. Re: Where is everyone buying Midnight in Paris now?

    That's funny, I just sold my bottle a little while ago on Ebay. Should have waited a little for a better return, lol.

    Its a good scent but wasn't quite my kind of thing no matter how hard I tried...
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    Re: Today I Sold/Swapped/Binned

    I have recently reassigned the following to the minors:

    Dsquared Potion (awful blind buy)
    Rive Gauche (not a bad scent overall, except for a strong soapy accord that started to bother me more...
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    By Kilian Sacred Wood. An amazing, Gucci rush-like sandalwood. Can't get enough of it..
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    Re: Your worst blind buy ever !!

    Dsquared Potion. Officially done with blind buying ��
  53. Thread: Le Labo

    by JimmyP
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    Re: Le Labo

    Bergamote would definitely be my first pick. I also enjoy santal in the summer heat, but I seem to be in the minority on that one..
  54. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    By Kilian - Sacred Wood. Ridiculously good, full bottle worthy stuff for sandalwood fans.
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    Re: New By Kilian - BLACK PHANTOM

    I guess By Kilian went all goth on the concept and presentation? I tried it today. A solid scent, kinda has a bit of straight to heaven DNA but with a massive gourmand spin. Could definitely see...
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    Poll: Re: Which of these is your favorite?

    I voted Le Labo. It is the most represented house in my collection with Bergamote, Vetiver, Benjoin, Santal and Poivre.
    Looks like Guerlain is the solid front runner here but personally, other than...
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    Re: Top 5 Niche house

    Creed
    Le Labo
    Frederic Malle
    Xerjoff
    Comme Des Garcons
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    Re: Most worn January 2017

    Top 10:



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    Bergamote 22 by Le Labo
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    Re: Which Fragrance is Your Favorite?

    Aventús
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    Re: What Is Your Top 5 As Of Right Now?

    My tastes haven't changed much in the past year or so. I did however slow down considerably - have absolutely no desire to explore any further. In fact, this morning I truly FORGOT to wear anything...
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    Re: Is Bond now a Basenotes Bust ?

    I feel that way about many lines. These niche houses are all over the place spawning scents like mushrooms. The demand market is a relatively static environment but fragrance companies have these...
  62. Re: Men's Hair Products (wax, putty, clay etc) - Fragrance Trend?

    This is so interesting that this thread came up on here. I have been recently trying to replace a certain hair wax that I can't get no more so I was experimenting with a bunch of stuff out there and...
  63. Thread: Your Big Three

    by JimmyP
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    Re: Your Big Three

    Green Irish Tweed
    Aventus
    Xerjoff 1861
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    Re: Most worn August 2016

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  65. Re: If you could only choose one cologne, what would be your choice?

    Most likely GIT
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    Re: My Creed collection. What's yours?

    Aventus - best creed for me, by far
    Green Irish tweed - excellent stuff
    Millesime Imperial - ok scent, but I could probably do fine without it
    Virgin Island water - same as MI
    Also have decants...
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    Re: Sorry for another Fake Terre d'Hermès thread

    "TERRL" d'hermes... Nice :)

    Clearly a knock off
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    Re: I want 4 designer frags only. Which 4?

    I'm gonna assume that discontinued stuff is permissible here..

    Dolce Gabbana The one
    Gucci Envy
    Dior Homme/DHI
    Abercrombie Cologne 41

    Questions like these make me realize how heavily niche...
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    Re: Most worn July 2016

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  70. Poll: Re: Jubilation XXV vs Tobacco Vanille vs L'air du desert Marocain

    Jubi, babi
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    Re: Need Niche Suggestions ?

    +1!
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    Re: Bottega Veneta Pour Homme=Terre D'Hermes?

    Nope. Would never think that
  73. Thread: Well blended?

    by JimmyP
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    Re: Well blended?

    I sometimes use it but its a highly arbitrary term. I also wouldn't pretend like I am more sophisticated than the next guy or that I am better at judging things for their merit. Lol. Its all...
  74. Re: Pick your top 5 from the person's wardrobe above you

    Shivsri:

    Dunhill Icon
    Kouros
    M7
    Oud Ispahan
    Silver Mountain Water
  75. Re: Imagine if catastrophe struck & you had to start over with your wardrobe. Where would you start

    I would buy a few decants of things I couldn't be without, eventually replacing those with full bottles as finances permit:

    Aventus
    Green Irish Tweed
    Lhumaniste
    1861 Renaissance
    Benjoin 19...
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    Re: M7 oud absolute. Please help.

    I own Oud Absolu and sold vintage M7 about a year ago. I can't really say I detected much difference between them. If anything, Absolu version is more refined and polished, which is definitely more...
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed vs Versace Pour Homme

    To you! But it does cost less, no argument there :)
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed vs Versace Pour Homme

    Scents are very subjective experiences and there is no right or wrong, but to me personally there really cannot be any comparison with these two. Taken together with quality and performance,...
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    Re: Today I bought July 2016

    Got my 10 ml of this gorgeous stuff:

    http://akafkaesquelife.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/kilian-apple-brandy.jpg
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    Poll: Re: Amouage Lyric or Reflection

    I would pick Reflection. Its more wearable for me
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    Re: Most worn June 2016

    This was a solid Creed month for me :coolold:



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    Re: Hello Creed Lovers......

    Aventus and GIT both last me easily 8+ hours. Millesime Imperiale, eh... Maybe not as much, but its a nice scent nonetheless. I personally don't stress longevity as much though. If the scent is gone...
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    Re: SOTD Feature Request

    Bump
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    Re: Demeter Pineapple.. Aventus Killer!

    Agree with this. It's more of a "pineapple impression" in Aventus, and more so in the opening. It's a fruity chypre perhaps, but far more complex than just pineapple.
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    Re: Which Fragrance House Do You Have Most From ?

    Creed - 5
    Le Labo - 4
    Frederic Malle - 4
    Bond #9 - 3
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    Re: Guy asking for your home address

    Also got a message and simply ignored it. I have zero interest in what he's offering. And even if I was interested I'd probably still ignore it.
  87. Re: Do you stock pile? Buy Rare/discontinued Frags?

    Personally, I do not. I'm also kinda over the whole "rare/discontinued" sentiment. In fact, I haven't felt a need to buy anything at all in months.
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    Re: M7 Oud Absolu bottle change?

    What I really would like to know is, WHY do people always seem to assume that the contents are messed with whenever the packaging is redesigned? I really dont think the two necessarily go hand in...
  89. Re: Which of Today's fragrances will stand the Test of Time?

    I'm starting to think that aventus will go down in history as the most talked about cologne. And rightly so. It smells and performs like nothing I've come across since I started paying attention in...
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    Re: Popular fragrances that failed to impress you

    +1 on

    LIDGE
    Back to black
    Bleu de Chanel
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    Poll: Re: Does Tobacco Vanille....

    Interesting angle to the whole compliment factor stuff. I live in rural jersey and hardly ever notice anyone wearing any perfume, yet when I'm in NYC it's a completely different story. Also people...
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    Re: Top 10 Designer Fragrances ?

    Hardly have any designers these days... I've become a niche snob, sorry y'all.

    From what I own and like:

    Dior homme intense
    M7 Oud Absolu
    TDH parfum
    Dunhill Edition
  93. Re: Does anyone here NOT like Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche?

    I don't really like Edition Blanche at all. It also does not smell particularly "lemony" to me.
  94. Thread: Fruity frags

    by JimmyP
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    Re: Fruity frags

    Deleted
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    Well, there's 11 and 21.. Haven't seen 04 tho
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    Poll: Re: Were you ever taken in by a "hype train" ?

    Yes, very early on with Dior Homme Intense. I still like it and it is a good scent, but I don't think it sets the world on fire anymore and I rarely reach for it. I just don't think it is very...
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    Re: IFRA restrictions

    I bought recently produced perfumes and was never bothered by any "reformulation" issues. It's all about how much you're reading into it. I'm quite content with the modern day fragrances overall :)
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    Hehe, gotcha :)
    As a side note, I was also not aware you were a dude :lolk:
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    Lol, where do you get your facts? :tongue:
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Aventus!

    Been wowing me every time I wear it ��
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