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  1. Re: Best summer scent under $150 that performs well?

    Another for Cedrat Boise
  2. Thread: Creeds!

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    Creeds!

    Vacation sale!

    Tabarome- 99% full. 09X01 batch. Amazingly potent stuff! $125 shipped.

    Original Vetiver- 97% full. 14M01 batch. My favorite every day Creed. $120 shipped.

    Buy either and get...
  3. Re: Recommendations for woody but not spicy scents

    Wonderwood is a huge pepper bomb, not sure why it would be recommended.
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    Re: Scent Of Peace For Him By Bond 9 Any Good?

    Prefer Cedrat Boise over both of them.
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    [CONUS] Vacation funds clearance

    Trying to free up some funds for my vacation. Prices are set, will discount for multiple purchases.

    Tabarome (09X01 batch) 99% full- $135 - now $125
    Original Santal (10J01 batch) no cap. 40%...
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    Re: Best Tobacco Fragrance

    Hugely underrated- Luna Rossa Extreme. Tobacco and a bit of anise, sucha great take on the note. Not sure why it shares the name with the original, it's nothing like it.
  7. Re: Ormonde Jayne discovery set only 25 until Sunday

    Mostly feminine scents, all quality though. Girlfriend loves it.
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    Re: Roja Dove sale

    I find it amazing that Roja charged me 60 GBP to ship, took over a week to arrive,and I still had to pay this fee, when Ormonde Jayne just basically overnighted an order to me from England with free...
  9. Re: Ormonde Jayne discovery set only 25 until Sunday

    Just wanted to follow up on this; nicest presentation I've ever received, and for a sample pack no less! The 3 scents I have sampled so far are obviously very high quality.
  10. Re: What is the best Vetiver based fragrance that you have smelled?

    My favorite note. So far I enjoy Original Vetiver the most for everyday wear, and Roja's Vetiver Extrait for special occasions.
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    Re: I need help with amouage.

    Should really try Interlude as well. My fav from this house.
  12. Re: Bottega Veneta Essence Aromatique pour Homme

    Their women's lineup is fantastic. Bought my lady the Eau Legere, she loves it. Will have to try this one.
  13. [USA] Re: For Swap Dior Homme Parfum & Guerlain Homme Intense

    The Dior is gone, Guerlain still available for swap!

    - - - Updated - - -

    Guerlain is still here. Can throw in some nice decants. Valentino V pour Homme, vintage Fahrenheit.
  14. Re: Ormonde Jayne discovery set only 25 until Sunday

    Anyone know what scents you receive?
  15. Re: Ormonde Jayne discovery set only 25 until Sunday

    Just ordered a set, been meaning to sample this house for a while. Can't wait!
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    Re: Creed Himalaya - Is it worth it?

    Royal Oud is the best Creed for me, just an amazing scent. Can also be layered with Aventus.
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    Re: Next Creed Fragrance: Help Me Decide!

    OV or Royal Oud. Two of my all time favorites
  18. Re: Seeking recommendations for gentle fragrances -- female, mid-20s

    http://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/Bottega-Veneta/Bottega-Veneta-Eau-Legere-17314.html

    Bottega Veneta Eau Legere is amazing, a gorgeous scent that checks all the boxes you're asking for. Try it!
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    Re: Most Disappointing Blind Buys?

    Jubilation.
  20. A list of the Rasasi/Armaf clones and their counterparts

    I'm hoping that some of you more in the know can help create a list of popular clones and their counterparts. If such a list has already been compiled please ignore. For example:

    Rasasi Tobacco...
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    Starting to think I'm cursed.

    My last two purchases:

    http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y102/Turbolumpy/70E530D1-293A-4C7C-A450-7386EDDA888F_zpsd6mahb3f.jpg
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  22. [USA] For Swap Dior Homme Parfum & Guerlain Homme Intense

    Looking to move a few from my collection as I don't wear them too often. DHP is a tester, I believe the Guerlain is as well. Both missing less than 5 sprays. I am willing to move both for one bottle...
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    Re: Expensive wood!!!

    Ding ding ding.
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    Re: Tabarome Millesime

    Love this stuff. A great fresh scent with a smooth base that focuses on the ginger. I think Creed hurts themselves naming this one Tabarome. If they just went with their typical strategy and called...
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    Re: Post a Picture of Your Scents - Edition VII

    http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y102/Turbolumpy/548cec2d12496b78e7c1825f71af4aa2_zpsxt9o0dnm.jpg

    Finally content with my collection. Only looking to trade the Guerlain for something new and I'll...
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    Re: Creed suggestions for a gift!

    Can't go wrong with Vetiver. Can be worn all year and doesn't smell old fashioned like BdP.
  27. Re: Wood and smoke recomendations - note, not incense!

    Royal Oud. Starts off smoky, sires down to an amazing creamy woodsy scent.
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    [USA] Roja Bergamot / Amouage Tribute Attar!

    I just got these two and though they're both fantastic I don't see myself getting enough use out of them so I'd like to see what else is out there.

    Roja has been sprayed twice, comes with crystal...
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    Re: Aventus A42B11S01 For Swap!!!

    Roja Bergamot?
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    Re: I hate Creed flacons

    Appreciate all the advice gents, bottle was in my possession. Was turned over when she went to unwrap it.
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    Re: I hate Creed flacons

    Purchased from a friend, just a bummer.

    I emailed Creed just to complain their stoppers are worthless, but i dont see why theyd do anything.
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    I hate Creed flacons

    http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y102/Turbolumpy/70E530D1-293A-4C7C-A450-7386EDDA888F_zpsd6mahb3f.jpg

    Like really, really hate them.

    Bday gift for the lady down the drain. I just don't...
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    Re: Today I bought December 2015

    Thank you sir. Feels like it might finally be complete. Just gonna swap the Guerlain for something more my style.
  34. Re: What is everyone wearing to the office Christmas party?

    Going to be pretty warm, probably Vetiver Geranium.
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    Re: Today I bought December 2015

    http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y102/Turbolumpy/d3edef8f9739a96ddab3e8033ae08039_zpshp3o6b69.jpg

    Tribute and the Roja's just arrived, think I'm set for a while!
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    44403

    Own a few great scents but this guy front and center has just floored me. Every wear is truly a journey. The depth and distinct transitions have me sniffing my wrist every minute.
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    Re: Sick and Tired of Weak Fragrances

    Just picked up a decant of Reckless by Roja Dove. Great scent but i get 3-4 hours longevity, without much projection. I dont normally have an issue with weak scents but for the money some of these...
  38. Re: Leaher Jacket and White cotton candy scent.....

    CH Men.
  39. Re: What are your favorite "suit and tie" fragrances?

    Royal Mayfair or Spice and Wood
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    Re: black Friday fragrance deals

    Few prices have gone down even more on Beautyspin. Calligraphy Rose is down to $36!
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    Re: Amber Absolute, yes or no?

    Overwhelming incense on me, otherwise it would be nice. Much prefer Ambre Sultan.
  42. Re: Could you help me find some new fragrances?

    The original Botega Venetta and the Eau Legere are both absolutely gorgeous scents. Seek them out!
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    Re: Suggestion for girlfriend - Xmas present?

    Hermes Jardin Sur Le Nil is amazing. My lady wore Daisy before I bought her Sul le Nil and Sur Le Toit; she hasn't looked back!
  44. [USA] Re: For Swap: Roja Extraits (Lilac & Neroli)

    Still here.
  45. [USA] For Swap: Roja Extraits (Lilac & Neroli)

    they gone!

    Recently snagged a few of these in the great Roja firesale debacle, looking to try some other high end scents if possible. These were shipped from the US, so they werent old stock and...
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    Re: Roja Dove sale

    Has anyone received any bottles or gotten tracking info? Going on two weeks now with nothing but that initial generic apology.
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    Re: Roja Dove sale

    Just as a follow up, I got an email today (5 days after order went through) saying they couldn't honor my order as this was meant to be a European sale only. Have gone from being so excited to beyond...
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    Re: Roja Dove sale

    Prices were legit. I got 7 bottles for 450, can't wait to try them!

    The site is back up and there are many ladies scents available.
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    Re: Roja Dove sale

    Prices were legit. I got 7 bottles for 450, can't wait to try them!
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    Re: Best tobacco fragrance

    Prade Luna Rossa Extreme. Can be had cheap and is an extremely sexy tobacco.
  51. Re: Creed's Official Stance on This Batch Nonsense

    Have owned 3 bottles, all 3 have been very different. First was very smoky, second was very pineapple heavy. My latest 2014 bottle is neither, a totally different scent than what I had come to expect.
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    Re: Layering? Truth or Myth -

    2 sprays Royal Oud, one spray Aventus is my favorite combo. Especially with the recent batches of Aventus lacking that smokey backbone, RO fits the bill perfectly IMO.
  53. Re: Royal Mayfair hit shelves at Creed Boutique tomorrow 7/9/15

    First off, Id like to state that I'm not a Creed fanboy by any stretch. I love Royal Oud but can't stand the Aventus hype train. I simply appreciate fragrances I find to be well made. I walked...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Started my new job on Monday. Wore one shot each of Royal Oud and Aventus (my favorite layering combo). Had 3 people say I smelled amazing and asked what I was wearing.
  55. Bergamot, Jasmine, Sandalwood. Recommendations?

    Looking to purchase a fragrance that features these three notes as a gift. I know there are many options but looking for a scent where these notes form the "backbone" of the perfume. The recipient...
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    Re: Help me ladies! Oribe?

    Thank you Cacio! The Bonze Goddess seems to have a coconut vibe I'm not sure she'd be into. Hoping for something with a Bergamot, Jasmine, Sandalwood backbone if anyone has any suggestions?
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    Re: WORST Fragrance you have smelt?

    Anything Mugler. Just don't get it.
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    Re: Help an old man choose new fragrance

    Penhaligons Sartorial is an amazing clean barbershop type scent that definitely leans mature.

    I wear Royal Oud as my go-to scent. People my office have had very positive reaction. It has...
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    Help me ladies! Oribe?

    Ok a bit of a stretch but I'm hoping to get some recommendations here.

    I would like to buy a perfume for my sister as a birthday gift. She is not into perfumes at the moment but has expressed...
  60. Re: I want to buy a Kilian... not sure which one though!

    Can't stand B2B as it is extremely powdery to me. Loved my decant of StH, could definitely see owning a full bottle in the future. Don't think of it as a summer scent though.
  61. Re: Which two cologne scents do you like to wear layered together?

    Royal Oud with Spice & Wood is incredible.
  62. Re: Prada LUNA ROSSA SPORT = Le Male + Luna Rossa + Lolita Au Masculin = a pure perfection

    Loathe LR, love LRE. Will definitely be trying this.
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    Re: What is the best projecting mens fragrance

    Amber Absolute.
  64. Re: Bottega Veneta Pour Homme Extreme ~ new fragrance

    Didnt like their original men's offering, but their women's line is absolutely gorgeous. I've bought my gf the original and the eau legere, both amazing.
  65. Re: The Top 3: Of Your Wife, Girlfriend, or Significant Other

    Chypre Palatin
    Musc Ravaguer
    Play Intense
  66. Re: recommendations for a refined sandalwood...

    Loving CdG Wonderwood at the moment, it is a peppery sandalwood but very wearable. Tam Dao is way up there on most sandalwood lists...
  67. Re: Creed's best compliment getters/crowdpleaser ? (Besides Aventus)

    Spice and Wood by far for me, the reaction has been overwhelmingly positive. When I layer it with Royal Oud it is about the best thing I've smelled.
  68. Poll: Re: Dior Fahrenheit Parfum vs. Dior Homme Parfum

    Vintage Fahrenheit was a game changer back in the day and is still unique and fantastic. One of my all time top 5.
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    Re: Alternatives to Rive Gauche Pour Homme?

    Another vote for Sartorial. Amazing juice...
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    Re: Good cola fragrance?

    Prada Luna Rossa Extreme has a very strong Cola note. Nothing like Luna Rossa either...
  71. Another "Please Help" thread. (Xmas gift)

    Hi ladies,

    Looking to buy something new for my girlfriend the Christmas. She was originally into fragrances like Light Blue and Acqua di Gioa, but I've turned her on to some IMO higher quality...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Used a new dry cleaners for the first time this week. Went in yesterday to pick up a few shirts and the lady behind the counter immediately started asking me what the scent on my clothes had been. ...
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    Re: Creed Royal Oud discuss

    Absolutely love it. Layering it with Luna Rossa Extreme is amazing, and really brings out the oud note that is otherwise very mild.
  74. Re: Most unique greens. I'm talking greens that leave you speechless!

    Philosykos by Diptyque. Greenest scent I've come across.
  75. Re: Christmas in a bottle! Which fragrance and why?

    Serge Lutens - Fillle en Aiguilles is it 100% for me. Pine needles and incense, a cold draft and a warm fire.
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    Re: 3 Fragrances every young man should have !

    Terre De Hermes - Everyday
    Fahrenheit - Night out
    Luna Rossa Extreme or Givenchey Play Intense - Date Night
  77. Re: Name a fragrance you own, but no other Basenoter does...

    Egoiste Concentree? Haven't seen that posted yet. Found a bottle at a flea market years ago. Talk about a rare one that actually lives up to the hype; I can smell this stuff after 3 showers. Just...
  78. Re: What is your girlfriend's favorite scent you own?

    Own 60+ bottle (thanks alot BN) and the GF's favorite is Play Intense. I know it's a well done scent, just wish she was more into the higher end stuff. Though she does absolutely love Musc...
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    Re: The Most Sexiest Male fragrance around

    Chypre Palatin
    Musc Ravageur - my girlfriend's #1
    Tobacco Vanille
    Royal Oud
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    Re: What cologne would James Bond wear?

    Endymion.
    Or Egoiste Concentree.
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    Re: A little help from the Gurus.

    Thanks gents, Hednic was looking forward to your post. Gonna try the Frapin and Hermes as I've really enjoyed some of their other offerings.
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    A little help from the Gurus.

    So I've fallen into this scent addiction pretty deep, lurk on the boards constantly and have built up some 60+ samples and a few nice vintage bottles. I wear them for myself, but always try to...
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    Re: Old spice wolfthorn

    ^ Agreed, deoderant is great, the spray is awful.
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    Re: Addictive Winter Winner

    Lutens - Muscs Kublai Khan
  85. Ever discover a layering combo by mistake?

    Just got a fresh new batch of samples, put on some Montale Red Vetyver last night, then this morning dabbed a bit of Sycomore on my wrists without thinking. What a fantastic combo, orange cream and...
  86. Re: Frapin 1697 or 1270 ? Help Gentlemen Share Your Views.

    Straight to Heaven :)
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    Re: Fragrance with the best drydown??

    Amber Absolut once the harshness mellows.
    Invasion Barbare is just so smooth.
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    Re: razor choices

    http://shop.panasonic.com/shop/model/ES-LV95-S

    I was a Mach 3 user until this revelation. Honestly get a better shave from this unit than any razor I've used, with almost no irritation.
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    Re: Fragrance houses you generally dislike

    The Mugler DNA is just awful to me.
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    Re: Aventus Projection and Longevity ... OMG!

    I have a few vials of Egoiste Concentree, that juice will last two weeks on clothes, no joke.
  91. Re: I want to say "wooow!!!" again for a scent.

    Vintage Fahrenheit
    Chypre Palatin

    And the all time winner- Invasion Barbare.
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    Re: The ultimate niche fougere

    Invasion Barbare is amazing...
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    Re: Rum based fragrances

    Straight to Heaven by Kilian is amazing. Patchouli isn't overpowering at all, very clean.
  94. Re: What fragrance would "Donald Draper" of MadMen wear to work?

    Egoiste Concentree.
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    Not sure on batch numbers, but I just got samples of Aventus from Decantshop and SurrendertoChance, and they smell completely different. The sample from StC is very heavy on the smoke side, while...
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    Re: Old Spice Hawkridge - Anyone Try This?

    The Komodo is my favorite of the bunch. I always feel weird sniffing each one in the store...
  97. Re: Creed aventus, what's the hype, average at best

    I got a 2ml sample from Surrender to Chance, and it smelled like pure smoke. Took a chance on another sample from Decant Shop and it is the nicest pineapple scent. Definite difference to me.
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    Re: Old Spice Hawkridge - Anyone Try This?

    I think this is pretty typical. I got the Fiji body wash / deodorant / body spray as a combo pack and they smelled completely different.
  99. Re: If you end up in hell, which fragrance will the devil make you wear for all eternity as punishme

    Habit Rouge. Just dont get it. Makes me smell like baby powder.
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