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  1. Re: How to distinguish a bottle of 'vinatge' Paco Rabanne

    That is a rare Vintage Natural Spray. I have one similar, but pressurized.

    Smells wonderful, indeed.

    This is just after the earliest bottlings - probably late 70's/early 80's.

    Cheers,
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  2. Re: Ultra-Rare & Discontinued Vintage Kouros Eau de Sport (and Carven Homme)!!!!!

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    Re: Unleash the Fury of Furyo

    Love the sticker, but my Vintage bottles (NIB) don't have them.

    The description is written well - not cheesy, like some Jovan Sex Appeal-type jargon. Wore this amazing juice last night. Nag...
  5. Re: Could you identify my Chanel Cristalle EDT and No. 5 EDC ?

    Those are interesting, but quality of juice is important. As the seller for details and make sure they have a return policy.

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: Dolce and Gabbana Pour Homme is BACK!

    Hey Mark -

    This is true - I was being sarcastic. Hednic's signature is nice...and I rarely say anything that is less than positive. I appreciate your kind words as I have been committed to this...
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    Re: Dolce and Gabbana Pour Homme is BACK!

    I will respond, by choice...

    If I offended anyone with my sarcastic and cynical tone - it was not my intention. I have known this fragrance since it was released in the mid-1990's, and the recent...
  8. Re: "Perfect Combination of Musk, Amber and Spice"

    Silly me - I forgot, KOUROS! ;-)
  9. Re: Anything similar to discontinued Wall Street by Victor?

    Hey Jondedo -

    Thank you, my friend! That was a truly wonderful split of a beautiful flacon of Revillon Pour Homme. Terre d'Hermes and its Iso E Super and dried woodiness has a vague similarity. ...
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    Re: Oscar for Men: Is it a good scent?

    Great post, Slayerized!

    People talk about reformulation here...I wouldn't know. It must've been recent and you make very good points. All my juice is "Made in France". A 100ml bottle that I...
  11. Re: "PACO RABANNE POUR HOMME": the Early days (1973-1981).

    Hello gentlemen -

    After going through things, I find rather similar information and the current dating estimates above are close to what I know. An advertisement came out in 1984 that depicted...
  12. Re: "PACO RABANNE POUR HOMME": the Early days (1973-1981).

    Hey Martin -

    Yes, that is a bit of an anomaly. Maybe Andre knows something...?

    I have a very similar 90ml Atomiseur bottle, but with a bit more writing on it - %, etc. It says 'Eau de...
  13. Re: "PACO RABANNE POUR HOMME": the Early days (1973-1981).

    Hey Boge -

    I have a decant or two left... :thumbsup:

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: Dolce and Gabbana Pour Homme is BACK!

    No -

    I haven't noticed. Glad you are happy. But, for those of us who really know, your post is rather insulting to our intelligence. Do you even know the original? How is your marketing job...
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    Re: Just Went Blind On Caron Pour Un Homme!

    Wonderful, mikeperez23!

    I can refresh several times during a day with Agua Lavanda splashed on...it never takes away from the wonderful base of CPUH.

    Glad you enjoyed it!

    Cheers,
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    Re: Just Went Blind On Caron Pour Un Homme!

    Perfectly said -

    I have bottles of both, including a 500ml bottle of Current Formulation EdT...after thinking about my preferred way of applying by spraying very close to my skin. Now, I simply...
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    Re: Your safest, go-to, anytime, anywhere scent?

    Vintage Paco Rabanne Pour Homme...anytime, anywhere.

    Dressed up, down, naked - boardroom, club, bedroom. It is perfect.

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: Suggest something similar to Antaeus

    Hey cytherian -

    Thank you. And, yes, I did get a wonderful Vintage bottle of Antaeus Apres Rasage recently...it is brilliant. I also (my humble thanks to Vin!), was able to get a NIB/Sealed...
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    Re: Do basenoters like Paco Rabanne pour Homme?

    As many of you already know - I cherish Vintage Paco Rabanne Pour Homme.

    However, it is not for everyone. If you think of 1 Million (and modern club music) when you hear "Paco Rabanne", then we...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, December 13, 2013

    Guerlain Vetiver

    Incredible layered wearing - Vintage EdT (on top of After Shave), Refreshing Body Splash and a couple of light sprays of Vintage Carven Vetiver on separate spots...

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  21. Re: Top 5 Inexplicably Cheap yet Good Fragrances for Men

    Good stuff here Vin!

    I was looking to see if anyone mentioned Zirh Ikon...great stuff for the money! Balmain Carbone is too. Montana - hard to beat for the price and its old-school macho, green...
  22. Re: Top 5 Inexplicably Cheap yet Good Fragrances for Men

    Get Mr. Blass and don't look back, remik!

    I found this scent relatively early on (long before it was listed on Fragrantica - only here on BN), and was astounded by its sheer quality. Price is...
  23. I respect that people are upset. Paul Walker was...

    I respect that people are upset. Paul Walker was a rare, class-act in Hollywood - supporting great causes as well. However, he was also a movie star and the model for Cool Water. Simply put, if...
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    Re: Suggest something similar to Antaeus

    There is a lot of truth here...olfactory taste is not about smell. We CHOOSE to wear a scent that we feel expresses ourselves, as men! Sexual orientation is even less important here. To wear what...
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    Re: recently reformulated kouros?

    Hi Neil -

    This is rather strange, I must say. A bottle of any scent getting cooked and getting better?? But, I'm game. If he's right, I will be microwaving bottles of reformulated juice and...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, December 5th, 2013

    Caron Le 3e Homme (Le Troisieme Homme)

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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

    Cheers, Jason!

    My best to you,

    Eric
    ericrico
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

    Vintage Kouros (90's juice with ORIGINAL Vintage, blended with a few sprays of Eau de Sport)...Bliss!

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  29. Re: The 1980s were THE most important for male fragrance

    The decade of decadence...the "Me" generation. While the 1970's put disco and macho with muscular scents to pair - the 1980's added an edge of refinement and the best 70's scents (Paco Rabanne,...
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    Re: Best fragrance for...

    In honor of a fellow Basenoter (and a bit of humor)...

    My response for any and all listed occasions, and any forgotten -

    Kouros

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, November 24, 2013

    Vintage Kouros

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    Re: SOTD: Monday, November 18th, 2013

    Balenciaga Pour Homme (1990)


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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

    Vintage Kouros21702
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    Re: Paco rabanne pour homme

    Hello fraghead93 -

    Yes, that is the current formulation. Personally, I wouldn't waste time or money on it.

    The bottle shown up top is similar to a bottle I got that was from around the...
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    Re: The ultimate niche fougere

    I concur with my friend, Slayerized. Original Vintage Paco Rabanne Pour Homme is simply the benchmark. For me, the scent of a lifetime - as a lot of my friends know already this is my opinion.
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  36. Ultra-Rare & Discontinued Vintage Kouros Eau de Sport (and Carven Homme)!!!!!

    Hello fellow Basenoters -

    Recently, I made contact with a wonderful professional dealer (whose been in business for over 30 years), who came across a "treasure chest" of Vintage Yves Saint Laurent...
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    Re: Kouros or Mont Blanc Individuel

    +1 Amen!

    Cheers, my friend!

    Eric
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, May 12th, 2013

    For Mother's Day, I let my wife decide...she wanted:

    Perry Ellis for Men Original (1985), my SOTD.

    After an evening shower - Vintage Paco Rabanne Pour Homme

    Happy Mother's Day to all my...
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    Re: Kouros or Mont Blanc Individuel

    Vintage Kouros...an epic masterpiece. Nothing against anyone who chose Mont Blanc Individuel.

    To each, their own. Being the most polarizing scent in the universe, you could have put Kouros...
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    Re: pinaud clubman aftershave review

    I really admire Pinaud Clubman After Shave - and the nicely scented hair styling gel (great wet look)!

    This is a classic, old-school barbershop vibe that brings wet shaving and barbers that know...
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    Re: Inexpensive Vetiver to buy?

    My SOTD is CdG Vettiveru as well, bleedredandblue!

    Amazing juice. I only have the 500ml jug and apply it by pouring a ~75% or near full cap and then splashing onto my neck (front & back), chest...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, May 10th, 2013

    Comme Des Garcons Vettiveru
  43. Re: Rare & Discontinued Carven Homme - NIB, Sealed + Vintage 5oz Coty Musk for Men, New

    ***UPDATE***

    Hello fellow Basenoters -

    I still have some 100ml New/Boxed Testers of Carven Homme! I also have a couple NIB/Sealed 50ml bottles of the exquisite scent as well, Carven Homme....
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Not to discuss Aventus...but I happen to find Jacques Cavallier's work in Bvlgari Pour Homme Extreme to be very competent and alluring. A quality composition.

    No reference or comparison to Creed...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, May 9th, 2013

    Guerlain Vetiver (2000, ribbed bottle) with Vintage Guerlain Vetiver Refreshing Body Splash.

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    R.I.P. Ottavio Missoni

    For those who know his fashion and scents with his signature zig-zag design...he will be missed.

    Rest In Peace, Ottavio Missoni.
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    Re: Inexpensive Vetiver to buy?

    Strong +1 on Comme Des Garcons Vettiveru - wonderful, natural and brilliant. Read the reviews here on Basenotes and Fragrantica. I adore it - get the 500ml jug and splash it on (from a measured...
  48. Re: Today I had my lucky day - My purchases were unbelievable!

    My friend mdclx,

    There are a lot of clues - first, here on Basenotes, http://www.basenotes.net/ID26121131.html

    Monsieur Worth was released in 1969. Here is a splash bottle, similar packaging...
  49. Re: Today I had my lucky day - My purchases were unbelievable!

    BRILLIANT!!!

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: Spring scents, turning the page...

    Hello Martinijo -

    Wonderful choices...! I made a spontaneous (but informed) decision recently to try Bvlgari Pour Homme Extreme. I was considering the original and Soir bottlings as well (both...
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    Re: Lemony lemons with a spritz of lemon...

    "Zesty"...interesting. I don't know if you have tried it, but Eau de Rochas Pour Homme is wonderful, *sparkling* and zingy! I have enjoyed the older formulation, but heard there was not much...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, May 6th, 2013

    Perry Ellis for Men Original (1985)
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    Re: Old Spice Hawkridge - Anyone Try This?

    Update - after a few more wearings of Hawkridge...there is a noted sweet spice. I get a cinnamon note, along with what is a light tonka bean/vanilla. Dusty with an underlying light sweetness (I...
  54. Re: I am wearing Troisieme Man often. What should i try next?

    Not to hijack a thread - but, what are your thoughts on Yuzu Man by Caron, hednic?

    Curious...cheers,

    ericrico

    And, to voidvader...Caron Pour Un Homme (Vintage preferred), Vintage Insense by...
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    Re: Lemony lemons with a spritz of lemon...

    Strong +2 on Monsieur Balmain as the most lemon-intensive scent, however there is a nice composition of notes surrounding the persistent lemon...truly a fantastic fragrance and one I highly recommend...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, May 5, 2013

    Bulgari Pour Homme Extreme (1999)
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, May 3rd, 2013

    SOTM - Vintage Tabac Eau de Cologne, splashed-on...wonderful

    SOTD & Evening - Azzaro Pour Homme, Vintage layered with current EdT & a light splash of the After Shave Lotion
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday.May.2nd.2013

    Capucci Pour Homme by Roberto Capucci
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    Re: Spring scents, turning the page...

    Bonjour Letitbenose -

    Thank you for the very nice addition to the thread...merci! Yes, in some places of Europe, I have friends going through the same late arrival of Spring (but glimpses of...
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    Re: Spring scents, turning the page...

    Thank you, JiveHippo -

    Much appreciated, warm response! Eau du Sud is truly sublime...enjoy it with the sunshine and beautiful weather ahead.

    I definitely will, myself! And,...
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    Re: Spring scents, turning the page...

    I have to say, this is a scent that has me very intrigued. The note of narcissus is absolutely wonderful (for my wife, Montaigne by Caron is stunning!, but clearly feminine) - however, after hearing...
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    Re: Spring scents, turning the page...

    Hello timdoeswell -

    No rubbing any noses - I understand that a lot of my fellow friends on Basenotes are in other parts of the world so I mentioned "notes you enjoy with the changing climate where...
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    Spring scents, turning the page...

    Spring has always been one of the most beautiful times of year - representing renewal, rebirth, new buds bursting into first blooms, and warm weather returning (at least here in Northern California)....
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    Re: SoTD: Wednesday.1st.May.2013

    My SOTE - Vintage Gucci Pour Homme Original (1976)
  65. Re: Today I had my lucky day - My purchases were unbelievable!

    Brilliant purchases...congratulations!

    Wonderful condition and beautiful scents.

    There must be Karma in the Universe - this is beyond luck! :-)

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: SoTD: Wednesday.1st.May.2013

    Yves Saint Laurent Pour Homme Haute Concentration
  67. Re: "PACO RABANNE POUR HOMME": the Early days (1973-1981).

    Hello Jazznpool -

    These are bottles of what I refer to as "Newer" Vintage Paco Rabanne - from the 80's, correct. I have bottles similar today.

    The giveaway is the beveled "Pr" logo in the...
  68. Re: "PACO RABANNE POUR HOMME": the Early days (1973-1981).

    Wonderful, no...beautiful thread, Andre.

    As if on cue, Paul... :wink:

    Yes - my favorite masculine scent of all time, Vintage Paco Rabanne Pour Homme. Great pictures and articulation of the...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday.Apr.29th.2013

    SOTE - Vintage Yves Saint Laurent Pour Homme
  70. Re: Have anyone ever tried Horus? The imitation of YSL Kouros...

    Sorry, I cannot bring myself to buying Horus. Nothing against those that have. I also WILL NOT buy current L'Oreal-produced Kouros...

    Vintage Kouros is a masterpiece. I'll stay there - and wear...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, April 28, 2013

    Vintage Kouros
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    Re: A superior cologne

    Very good suggestions...and to add, take a look at the Gandini 1896 line. Excellent quality, natural ingredients, high amount of aromatic compounds with both depth and longevity (full...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, April 26, 2013

    Davidoff Original (1984)

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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, April 25th, 2013

    Vintage Revillon Pour Homme (1977)
  75. Re: I am going out tonight. Which one should I put on?

    Put on the scent that you makes you the most confident (not necessarily loud or too bold). Virtually all would be a good choice, but this is subjective to your mood, where you are going, close...
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    Re: Old Spice Hawkridge - Anyone Try This?

    I've bought a couple of the newer Old Spice deodorants (not anti-perspirants) and found them to be nice. Only a couple of body sprays. Fiji is nice for warm weather and blends well with scents that...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

    John Varvatos by John Varvatos (2004) - EdT layered with After Shave balm
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday.Apr.23rd.2013

    Viktor&Rolf Antidote
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    Re: SOTD: Monday.Apr.22nd.2013

    Gucci Envy for Men
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    Re: Plum Crazy! (the search for plum notes)

    Another +1 for Michael for Men by Michael Kors.

    I think that a wonderful plum note exists in John Varvatos by John Varvatos (2004) by Rodrigo Flores-Roux. A brilliant contemporary composition......
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    Re: Help please to identify a fragrance

    Hello Inspector71 -

    Not sure what he wore, but maybe find a nice rich scent for yourself. I've found that personal associations to scent are often very subjective. It may not smell the same on...
  82. Re: Is There a Fragrance That Epitomises 70's Disco ?

    Hey outline -

    I don't know exactly what was going on at "Studio 55", but next door at "54" - there was a scene that was surreal. ;-)

    Just kidding...I know it was a typo. While patchouli has...
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    Re: SotD: April 21, 2013

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    Re: Drakkar - No Strength

    Hey Louis -

    You answered your own question - 1992 is, most certainly, a Vintage bottle. Original Versace L'Homme and an old bottle of Vintage Aramis. You are in a time warp of aromas...all...
  85. Re: What is your favorite of the inoffensive fragrances?

    Eau Sauvage, perhaps? It just brightens a room...

    Another is a rather unknown little gem, Revillon R - a 'fresh fougere' of brilliance from Maurice Roucel. 200ml bottles are very inexpensive......
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    Re: Drakkar - No Strength

    While it certainly is not what it used to be, I think Guy Laroche has done a rather good job of reformulating this to a more 'wearable' scent for the new millennium. While it does not have the...
  87. Re: Is There a Fragrance That Epitomises 70's Disco ?

    Yes -

    I thought of Jovan Sex Appeal for Men as well - it is such a rich, spicy patchouli blend. The kind of clubs with a lot of heavy, lingering smoke from various substances...a great head-shop...
  88. Re: Is There a Fragrance That Epitomises 70's Disco ?

    Yes -

    +1! Add Oscar Pour Lui on...although it was released in 1980.

    Great list!

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: Drakkar - No Strength

    I would have to lean towards agreeing that this is, most likely, Vintage as well. I looked at my recent/current formulation bottle and the distributor is Luxury Products, LLC (copyright 2004). I...
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    Re: Drakkar - No Strength

    Hey Louis -

    Try clicking "Insert Image" on the reply so we can all see it. It opens an uploader and you can get it from your computer.

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: Drakkar - No Strength

    Interesting, Louis -

    I would be curious to see photos of this bottle - I'm assuming it's a spray? I am not sure when Cosmair stopped distribution of Drakkar Noir.

    However, more important...how...
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    Re: The Star Anise Note: I can't Stand It

    Hi DanielPlainview -

    I happen to have a great admiration for the use of anise/star anise in fragrance...but I also grew up liking licorice and find the earthy, but sharp and lifted aromatic note...
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    Re: "Cheapies but goodies"

    I cannot believe that this has not been covered, but you should douse yourself like a teenager in Axe Body Spray!!!

    Seriously, what these other people said...drseid has a list of an entire...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, April 18th, 2013

    SOTE - Jacques Bogart Pour Homme (2004)...from the brilliant Maurice Roucel!
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    Re: Trouser droppers?

    He just may, senore01, but I bet he wears it going..."commando"!

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: Trouser droppers?

    LOL!

    You, my friend, must be "the most interesting man in the world" then! I wonder what the Dos Equis guy wears, on a side note.

    Cheers,

    ericrico
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

    Vintage Paco Rabanne Pour Homme
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    Re: Relax and calming scent for bed ?

    Yes -

    I like what Primrose says here...I adore Pour Un Homme by Caron (to the OP, karon), but also a nice splash of the beautiful, light Agua Lavanda by Puig. Layered is wonderful, but alone Agua...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

    Vintage Caron Pour Un Homme
  100. Re: Is There An Inexpensive Shower Gel That Smells Like Dolce and Gabbana Pour Homme Or Armani Code

    I personally enjoy shower gels from Yves Rocher, C.O. Bigelow and other brands mainly - but really focus on a quality bar soap as a base. Facial products are entirely separate.

    The shower gel...
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