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    Re: Take it off my hands please UK!

    Ridiculous; they'll let certain people create endless threads full of inanity but are going to close something that is harmless?! Also, if they don't want this sort of thing, why impose a post...
  2. Re: Guys, I'm hit bad. Also, barber shop clean colognes

    You're in luck then, this is Midnight in Paris, not Bvlgari Black!
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    Re: Take it off my hands please UK!

    Why is this? What harm can it do? The mind boggles sometimes...
  4. Re: It seems as though L'Instant Extreme and Dior Homme Intense have over shadowed MR...

    There's a lot to be said for this; in the UK, Extreme and DHI can be had for a reasonable price in any big department store; sure, it will take the little so-and-so's a while to save up for them but...
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    Take it off my hands please UK!

    UK Basenoters,

    Having seen this thread a while ago for the US, I've decided to start one over here. I have a new 6ml Al Rehab Aseel Perfume Oil. I will send it out to the first person to reply...
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    Re: Question About Body Kouros

    There's no similarity other than them coming from the same house. Lolita Lempicka and Tomorrow for Him smell quite similar to it.

    PS: Can we please stop using the word (shudders) panty-dropper...
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    Re: Is it me or does...

    Don't see the connection.
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    Re: La Nuit De L' Homme vs Body Kouros vs DHI

    I don't go 'clubbing' and have never enjoyed it. However, I do like wearing Body Kouros, followed by La Nuit with DHI trailing far behind!
  9. Re: It seems as though L'Instant Extreme and Dior Homme Intense have over shadowed MR...

    1. Musc Ravageur
    2. L'instant Extreme
    3. DHI
  10. Re: Creed's Virgin Island Water vs. Aramis Bermuda Tonic

    On my skin, I get a good 12 hours from VIW, which I think is pretty rare.
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    Re: Overrated Fragrances

    Overrated: Dior Homme Intense, L'instant de Guerlain Extreme, Green Irish Tweed
    Overused: Le Male, 1 Million
  12. Re: Most Wanted! List of Fragrances that I'll buy in next couple of months.

    Back to Black
    Carnal Flower
  13. Re: My A*men is jealous and possessive , it won't let me put another scent the next day...

    It woke me up at 3am this morning after I thought it had subsided at 11pm the previous evening, I didn't mind though because it smelt AMAZING!
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    Poll: Re: How popular is Creed SMW?

    I've never smelt it on anyone else. Having said that, I've never smelt any fragrance from my wardrobe on anyone else with the exception of Le Male, Joop, Gucci PH II (once!) and Envy (once!)
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    Re: amouage jubilation xxv

    This is nothing like XXV, I own both and see no similarities whatsoever.
  16. Thread: Amouage

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    Re: Amouage

    Exactly what I was going to say. I have only ever bought Amouage retail because I can afford to do so. 150 is not a lot of money to me for 100ml of high quality fragrance. Certainly good value...
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    Re: Tobacco Vanille bottle

    That's the way you'd have to do it; you can buy small funnels to avoid loosing too much liquid.
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    Re: Tobacco Vanille bottle

    No, they only spray. I may be wrong but I think the only splash style bottles are the 250ml. I have had Tom Ford in 50ml and 100ml and both only have the spray option.
  19. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt

    Not at all!
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    Re: Amen Theirry Mugler

    Wasn't sure about this one at first but it's my SOTD!
  21. Poll: Re: Givenchy Pi vs Gaultier 2 ..............Which do you prefer??!

    M.David, I don't want to get into a huge debate, but the OP specifically asked about two fragrances and went to the trouble of creating a poll for these two scents. It is therefore my opinion that...
  22. Re: Which of your fragrances do you own back-up bottles for?

    Not if it was discontinued you wouldn't! To be fair though, most, if not all of you fragrances are well into the mainstream, so you wouldn't have a problem finding them again. Of my 70+ fragrances,...
  23. Re: I have a 5 off fragrance voucher, what to use it on?

    I'd agree with this if it wasn't for the fact that Boots offers so many good deals. Also, if you have a Boots card, you accumulate points on your purchases that can be used to buy another product or...
  24. Re: I have a 5 off fragrance voucher, what to use it on?

    I'd probably go for YSL L'Homme or La Nuit de L'Homme from that selection.
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    Re: Your Top 10 for Autumn/Fall 2011

    This is interesting, thanks everyone. The weather is turning in the UK, so I may jump straight into my winter scents!
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    Re: L'instant de Guerlain

    LOL! I'm glad it's Sunday!
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    Re: L'instant de Guerlain

    Please don't ask people to give a note by note breakdown; as with many fragrances, this one was over-hyped. If it helps, I don't find it to be massive on sillage/longevity and it lays quite close to...
  28. Poll: Re: Givenchy Pi vs Gaultier 2 ..............Which do you prefer??!

    For goodness sake, my comment was light-hearted. Don't get your knickers in a twist. And besides, saying 'neither' or 'Dior Homme Intense' doesn't help the OP who is torn between two specific...
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    Re: Your Top 10 for Autumn/Fall 2011

    Good.
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    Your Top 10 for Autumn/Fall 2011

    10) Antidote
    9) La Nuit de L'Homme
    8) Comme des Garcons 2 Man
    7) Midnight in Paris EDT
    6) Dior Homme
    5) L'instant de Guerlain EDP/EDT
    4) Terre d'Hermes EDT
    3) Tea for Two
    2) Opus...
  31. Thread: Endymion!

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    Re: Endymion!

    It's one that has to be applied with a heavy hand or reapplied if you want it to shine all day. Probably down to it being EDC.
  32. Thread: Endymion!

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    Re: Endymion!

    I own and very much enjoy both. Philosykos works best as a summer fragrance for me whereas Endymion can easily be used all year round; I'll be pulling it out a lot this autumn. Both are excellent...
  33. Which of your fragrances do you own back-up bottles for?

    I'm interested to know what you guys are hoarding. For me, I tend to back up discontinued scents or when I see a great deal.

    I currently have back-ups of:
    L'Instant de Guerlain EDT 75ml in...
  34. Poll: Re: Givenchy Pi vs Gaultier 2 ..............Which do you prefer??!

    Enough with the Dior Homme Intense! It's OK but overhyped IMO. Anyway, I prefer Gaultier 2 as I find it more daring but have voted for Pi as it's more classy and wearable.
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    Re: L'instant de Guerlain

    I have to say that for me, the EDP is pretty poor on longevity and sillage. It's a great scent but I just wish it lasted longer; could be olfactory fatigue because I can smell it faintly on the...
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    Re: Wearing More than One Fragrance ...

    Firstly, welcome to basenotes.



    Every person's skin will react differently to fragrances, due to many factors such as skin PH, body temperature, moisture of the wearer's skin etc as well as...
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    Re: perfect scent to wear to a toga party?

    Hammam Bouquet
  38. Re: Screw this , i'm sick of being over powered by other scents at work. No more Mr nice guy

    Collateral damage.
  39. Re: Screw this , i'm sick of being over powered by other scents at work. No more Mr nice guy

    This thread makes me think we should have Top Trumps style thread where you take your SOTD and pit it against other people's based on longevity, projection, compliment factor etc. Not entirely sure...
  40. Re: Screw this , i'm sick of being over powered by other scents at work. No more Mr nice guy

    LOL, I'm bringing out the big guns just in case! Going through my wardrobe as we speak!
  41. Re: Screw this , i'm sick of being over powered by other scents at work. No more Mr nice guy

    I really wanted it to be! Fragrance wars would have been great!
  42. Re: Screw this , i'm sick of being over powered by other scents at work. No more Mr nice guy

    I work at a school in East Sussex, England... was it me?!
  43. Re: Screw this , i'm sick of being over powered by other scents at work. No more Mr nice guy

    I wore extreme today (funnily enough, I'm the new guy at work!) and although I love it, I'm always a bit underwhelmed by it. I may try layering the aftershave and edp and see what happens!
  44. Re: Screw this , i'm sick of being over powered by other scents at work. No more Mr nice guy

    Bear in mind that Extreme is not a huge sillage/projection fragrance, it lies much closer to the skin than the EDT; this is based on my own experience with these two great frags.
  45. Re: Screw this , i'm sick of being over powered by other scents at work. No more Mr nice guy

    Erm... You don't work in education do you? In the UK?
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    Re: Tauer Perfumes

    I never said that I bought directly from Tauer. I got it from Scent-and-Sensibility Perfume online; excellent customer service and the prices are not over-inflated. Have a look:
    ...
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    Re: Best Penhaligon`s for men?

    I have just bought four fragrances from this house and would rate them in this order:
    3) LP No.9/Blenheim Bouquet
    2) Quercus
    1) Endymion
    Which suprises me, because I LOVE heavier scents with...
  48. Re: If you could give one piece of advice to a new fragrance collector, what would it be?

    Doesn't that defeat the object of being a fragrance collector? Sorry, I just find that statement slightly contradictory. That's a bit like a stamp collector only having two stamps; the rest of us...
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    Re: Strong - dark, sweet and floral

    Tom Ford: Noir de Noir
    Tom Ford: Black Orchid
    Costume National: Scent Intense
  50. Re: What would happen to a cup of fragrance left out at room temperature?

    Erm... strange question... why don't you try it and let us know :happy:
    Liquid evaporates/dries out so I should imagine the same rules apply to fragrance.
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    Re: hmmm Bleu de Chanel

    Wear primarily for yourself.
    The End.
  52. Re: What else should i own if i ADORE Dior Homme Intense

    I'm not quite sure why DHI and L'instant Extreme are constantly lumped together; DHI is all about the iris, whereas the latter's focus is on the vanilla and cocoa; to my nose at least. Also, (here...
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    Re: The worst of the worst: Projection / Longevity

    This is irrelevant in a way, but I've been waiting for an opportunity to say that VIW lasts a good 15 hours on me! I love this one, so it's a bonus!
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    Re: The worst of the worst: Projection / Longevity

    As much as I love Gucci II, it's probably the weakest frag in my wardrobe for both projection and longevity.
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    Re: Amouage Reflection Man

    I was expecting more from this as it comes from the opulent Amouage house. I own a 100ml bottle and will not be replacing it when it runs out; I think it's a nice fragrance and that's about as far...
  56. Re: END OF THE WORLD = 09/2011!? Reformulation of dior homme intense..

    With all due respect, most SAs have no idea what they're talking about. It's very rare to find one whose interest in fragrance goes beyond paying the bills.
  57. Re: What uber-popular fragrance do you wish were less common?

    I'm going to say Le Male before anyone else!
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    Re: Tom Ford Extreme vs L Instant Extreme

    I don't find them similar.
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    Re: Help me decide...

    It's not at all dated. It's a mature, sensual, masculine scent. Great projection and longevity too.
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    Re: Perfume & Fragrance Ratings

    Nice!
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense BOX VARIATIONS

    Also, the three boxes I have are all different to this; they are matt as opposed to the gloss of the one in your picture.
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense BOX VARIATIONS

    Reformulation doesn't go into effect until 13/09/2011
  63. Poll: Re: My Next Buy A*Men Pure Havane or VC&A Midnight In Paris

    Are we discussing the MiP EDT or EDP?
  64. Re: Game - Choose the Tomorrow's SOTD of the person above you

    For tdwctdwc, L'Instant de Guerlain pour Homme
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    Re: What to wear - Romantic night with ex

    I almost think you'd be better off choosing something you have worn previously that will bring back good memories for both of you (or her!) as scent is a very powerful emotional trigger. I would...
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    Re: Help me decide...

    Do it, I haven't met anyone who didn't like these two!
  67. Re: List your top 3 fragrances and bottom 3 fragrances from your collection.

    I love all of the fragrances in my wardrobe,, however, if I had to rank:
    Top 3 (no particular order)
    Musc Ravageur
    Virgin Island Water
    Body Kouros

    Honorable Mentions: L'instant de Guerlain...
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    Re: Help me decide...

    L'instant de Guerlain EDT (Maybe not worth it is you have the EDP)
    Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche (Fresh, creamy lemon)
    Body Kouros (Soft, seductive, but good projection and longevity; I...
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    Re: Top 3 Gourmand Scents!!

    Sounds good to me! I've been wanting to try it for a while and your account of it sounds enthusiastic! Plus I think that we have similar tastes!
  70. Re: Anyone else worried about their fragrances being damaged by summer heat during shipping?

    No, they would need to be subjected to intense and prolonged heat (and light) for it to have any detrimental effect.
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    Re: Top 3 Gourmand Scents!!

    Have to try this, you've inspired me!
  72. Thread: candy floss

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    Re: candy floss

    Blue Sugar is dirt cheap and what you're looking for!
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    Re: First date picks

    Choose whatever you feel confident wearing. It will be your personality, body language and conversation that will grab and hold her interest. I very much doubt that she'll want a second date based...
  74. Re: In a Rut. Go with something totally new, or try something I once had?

    L'air du Desert is an excellent fragrance with superb longevity. It would be suitable for the colder months. You could also try something like Musc Ravageur or even New Haarlem if you want to add a...
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    Re: Top 3 Gourmand Scents!!

    From my wardrobe
    Designer (in no particular order)
    L'instant de Guerlain Extreme
    Blue Sugar
    Pure Malt

    Honorable Mention: Body Kouros (not quite a gourmand to my nose)

    Niche:
    New Haarlem
  76. Re: I vote we ban all Kouros threads, whos with me?

    I vote we ban spammers who resurrect five-year old threads.
  77. Re: Bulgari Black, would it work on a summer night date?

    I don't see why not!
  78. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt

    I read this and laughed. A lot.
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    Re: Need help. Is my Le Male fake?

    Looks fake, but Superdrug are massive! How has this happened?!
  80. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: How many Pure Malt should we Get?

    He's afraid that Thierry Mugler are out to scam him now and not deliver his item, along with strawberrynet and the Perfumed Court!
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    Re: Is this a true Pi EDP??

    Never heard of that, will have to pick up a bottle!
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    Re: Is this a true Pi EDP??

    I wasn't aware of an EDP version of this. If it's any help, the image looks exactly like the EDT, I think that this may be a misprint.
  83. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: How many Pure Malt should we Get?

    Make your own decisions!

    In the spirit of so many of your posts: Dudester! = Salim?
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    Re: what fragrance is suitable for....

    Prada Amber was the other one I was going to suggest!
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    Re: what fragrance is suitable for....

    Mugler Cologne?
  86. Re: do legit 1 million bottles have 'dollar' written on spray button?

    Definitely a fake. I'm sure you don't need to worry too much, but it's impossible to know how fake fragrances have been constructed and what rubbish has gone into them as they are not regulated like...
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    Re: Cologne for Vanilla Latte, Please ?

    Oh, and we read this question the first time it was posted, no need to repost with slightly different wording multiple times.
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    Re: Cologne for Vanilla Latte, Please ?

    Those who are confident with their masculinity can pull off ANY fragrance. I have a suspicion that you do not fall into this category.
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    Re: After Shave Balms

    I can recommend the L'instant de Guerlain a/s for use with the EDT. Increases longevity, projection and adds more depth to the fragrance.
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    Re: Chalk = Cheese

    lol
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    Re: Chalk = Cheese

    Is it a feminine-laden cheese?
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    Re: Cologne for Vanilla Latte, Please ?

    Oh, God...
  93. Re: 500 Posts so I get reffered to as BaseNotes Junkie???

    Yes, the Lord High Everything Else!
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    Re: Chalk = Cheese

    Almost choked on my drink when I read this thread! HILARIOUS.
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    Re: Perfumed Court sells D&G By decant - Real?

    You say surreal, I say t*sser.
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    Re: Cologne for Vanilla Latte, Please ?

    Why don't you go somewhere else for help because obviously nothing that anyone here suggests is good enough for you. In fact, rather than wasting everyone's time and your money, how about going and...
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    Re: Aquolina "Blue Sugar"

    If you look at my wardrobe, you'll see that I have NH, Blue Sugar, Rochas Man and Rochas Man Intense. Money really isn't an issue for me, but I still say that Blue Sugar is the closest fragrance I...
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    Expensive! Like I just said, it costs me nearly 100 to fill up. It's currently between 135.90p and 142.00p
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    Another testament to how ridiculous the petrol prices are in the UK at the moment! Getting way off-topic, but I used to be able to fill up for just over 50, it's now doubled. Thankfully, I don't...
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    For you, maybe, but I drive a 4.0 Litre V8 Jaguar and to fill my tank costs almost 100.
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