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  1. [CONUS] Re: Opus VI, DjHenne, Cuir d'Iris, L'Ombre Fauve, Profumum

    bump to swap
  2. [CONUS] Re: NVermeire Ashoka, Hiram Green Moon Bloom, Profumo Tawaf, Les Nez Unicorn Spell

    weakly bump
  3. [CONUS] Re: Opus VI, DjHenne, Cuir d'Iris, L'Ombre Fauve, Profumum

    rotation
  4. [CONUS] Re: NVermeire Ashoka, Hiram Green Moon Bloom, Profumo Tawaf, Les Nez Unicorn Spell

    rotation

    - - - Updated - - -

    revival
  5. [CONUS] Re: Onda, Creed, Czech&Speake, Dior, FMalle, Helmut Lang

    bumped
  6. [CONUS] Re: Aramis 900, Oriza Royal Bourbon, Chypre Mousse, Sartorial, Hammam Bouquet, Moustache

    bump-ski
  7. [CONUS] Re: Onda, Creed, Czech&Speake, Dior, FMalle, Helmut Lang

    24 September
    Vero Profumo Onda Voile d'Extrait decant 15mL
  8. [CONUS] Re: Aramis 900, Oriza Royal Bourbon, Chypre Mousse, Sartorial, Hammam Bouquet, Moustache

    weekly bump
  9. [CONUS] Re: Bruno Acampora Musc, Vero Onda, Rubj, Lab. Olfativo Nirmal, Neela V Ashoka

    bump it up
  10. [CONUS] Re: Bruno Acampora Musc, Vero Onda, Rubj, Lab. Olfativo Nirmal, Neela V Ashoka

    bumped
  11. [CONUS] Re: Bruno Acampora Musc, Seville a l'Aube, Safran Troublant, Chanel 19 more...

    5 Sept 2017
    Bruno Acampora Musc EdP 15/50mL bottle + box $46
  12. [CONUS] Opus VI, DjHenne, Cuir d'Iris, L'Ombre Fauve, Profumum

    24 September
    Vero Profumo Onda Voile d'Extrait decant 15mL

    LARGER DECANTS
    Amouage Opus VI decant 12mL
    Creed Pure White Cologne decant 15mL
    Creed Royal Mayfair 22mL decant
    Czech &...
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    Re: Your St. Patty's day scent?

    Mine was vintage Monsieur Musk
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    Re: NEW: Bruno Fazzolari - Feu Secret!

    I was lucky to receive a sample of Feu Secret in the mail.
    First wearing: Wow, this is beautiful! Pure, buttery orris root, with peppery, green and warm, slightly chocolate-y notes as accents.
    I...
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    Re: Different "formats" of Le Labo fragrances?

    I prefer the oils in dropper bottles. The EdPs are "big", too much so for me. The oils stay closer.
    The Rose 31 and Santal 33 in oil are very nice
  16. Re: two questions about uploading photos to the Directory

    Hi Grant, it is Slumberhouse Rume Limited Cask
  17. Re: If you could bring back one VINTAGE cologne from any year,which one would you choose??

    that one, or perhaps Revillon Pour Homme
  18. two questions about uploading photos to the Directory

    There are two or three fragrances in my wardrobe for which BN still lacks a Directory photo. I have uploaded photos of my bottle of those scents. Is there a way to make the photo of my bottle the...
  19. Re: Paco Rabanne Pour Homme (EDT) – Vintage Dating/Buying Guide

    except in your photo the bottle on left looks like the third edition, doesn't it? were you able to date the bottle and box using a batch code?
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    Re: Bruno Fazzolari Narcisse

    Narcisse is the Bruno's best, imho
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    Re: Best & Favorites Shower Gels

    For shower gels, I've tried a bunch, but am loving the Puig Agua Lavanda.
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    Slumberhouse New Sibet

    looking for a full or partial bottle
    I do have a decant.
    thanks
  23. Re: Most complex scents of the late 70s to early 90s period?

    Ho Hang Club and Montana Parfum d'Homme both strike me as very complex.
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    Re: Travelling and Spraying Questions

    I save samples and small decants that I have accumulated (and that I like) for travel. Put 3 or 4 in a zip lock. The airport bag searchers have never had a problem, and if they do, no big deal--its...
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    Re: New Slumberhouse: "New Sibet"

    hmm, may be my first blind buy of '16
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    Re: Jaipur or Habit Rouge?

    Habit Rouge EDC is a terrific special night out scent. And as someone said above, HR L'eau is excellent most days and nights.
    Jaipur H is pretty good, but not at this level IMHO
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    Re: One classic Eau de Cologne to rule them all

    Love the Eaux de Cologne. Hard to pick a favorite, but if forced:

    Guerlain Eau de Guerlain
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    Re: Favourite Sweet Fragrances

    I'm sweet phobic. 'Too sweet' is a common reason why many scents don't work for me.

    That said, these sweet scents are terrific and I wouldn't change them if I could:

    Slumberhouse Kiste...
  29. Re: Van Cleef and Arpels Tsar - Comparing vintage and current versions

    I've never tried this one. Worth a blind buy?
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    Re: Rank your CREED

    Jardin d'Amalfi
    Royal Mayfair

    are tops for me
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    Re: Basenotes is starting to slow again

    page opening is snappy this morning!
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    Re: You can now Tag your fragrances!

    Great feature! Will my tags show up on my wardrobe page? And if I click the "Office" tag on my wardrobe page, will it give me everything so tagged in the entire Directory, or only the 'Office'...
  33. Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? 2016 thread

    Hiram Green Dilettante anybody?
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    Re: Most Worn this Summer, so far....

    SOTD gives me my most worn for the last month, but not for the last two months. Too bad you can't adjust the time parameters on the Most Worn feature.

    Anyway, from memory, my most worn this Summer...
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    Re: Masque L'Attesa: One Iris To Rule Them All.

    Second wearing tonight. And as often happens, we "see" things the second time we missed the first. For me, the thing I missed at first and am seeing clearly now is a gentle, but clear and salty...
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    Re: Masque L'Attesa: One Iris To Rule Them All.

    Wore L'Attesa for the first time last night. Wow, what a great new iris!

    Understated buttery iris with a yeasty note, which is gradually but only lightly sweetened by a touch of ylang. The dry...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    whoa!!

    This time of year, its Mare for me. Made by and for people who love 'outdoors' smells. Completely unique, and like most of the rest of his marble bottle things, it wears close and long. Top...
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    Re: Au Delà - Narcisse des Montagnes

    I wore 'Five' at the office today, and 'Seyrig' going out tonight. Both bright, lively scents, with a twist.
    Put those two alongside Lampblack and NdM and you have a very promising line.
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    Re: Best fragrance for rainy days.

    I ike vetivers and green scents on rainy days.
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    Re: Au Delà - Narcisse des Montagnes

    I am delighted to have finally cornered a bottle of Narcisse des Montagnes. I flipped for it when it came out, but missed out on getting a bottle from the first batch. I've put my nose on my decant...
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    Re: Vanilla Lovers Unite

    3 to mention.

    The Jacques Zolty is gourmand-ish (cake batter) but thankfully is not too sweet. (I can't abide overly sweet fragrances). I was surprised to like it.
    La Via del Profumo Don Corleone...
  42. Re: Can Nicolai New York Intense work as a signature fragrance?

    For cool weather, heck yeah!
  43. Re: Hi all. Is vintage Guerlain Habit Rouge EDC worth $30?

    Heck yeah!
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    Re: most worn 2015

    I love the Directory, Wardrobe and SOTD features here on BN. Thanks Grant!

    SOTD says I wore 355 different scents in 2015. Now, "wearing" is a flexible term, including quick trials and samples, as...
  45. Re: New Year's Eve for all the men going out, what fragrance wil you wear?

    Just a tiny spritz of Serge L's La Myrrhe to the nape of the neck. Myrrhe+almond+orange cloud for the night out!
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    Re: Favorite chanel exclusives

    No 28 LaPausa
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    Re: What Are You Wearing Christmas?

    Egoiste Cologne Concentree or Slumberhouse Rume EdP.
    Will wear one Christmas Eve, and one Christmas day
  48. Re: Worst Smelling/ Least Liked Compositions Released in 2015

    My least liked...

    PG Entre Ciel et Mer. Didn't have the courage to try the rest of that line.
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    Re: Favourite releases of 2015

    I still have a dozen or so 2015 releases on my Try List, but of the 20 or so I have tried, my top 4 are:
    Slumberhouse Kiste
    Slumberhouse Grev Limited Cask
    Slumberhouse Rume Limited Cask
    Creed...
  50. Re: AbdesSalaam Attar / La Via del Profumo - official fragrance discussion thread

    Tawaf is the best jasmine out there. Sharif, Cafe Millano and his Mysore EdT are very very good as well. Acqua Santa is a summer favorite.
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    Re: Lutens fanboy thread

    Many of the scents from this house run just the other side of the too sweet limit for me.
    That said, I think Iris Silver Mist and DeProfundis are genius, and Fleur de Citronnier is a summer favorite.
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    Re: Maison Francis Kurkdjian- Ciel de Gum

    I found the pink peppercorn note dominant and too sweet-fruity. Maybe just me, but there it is. I have a fairly low sweet threshold. I thought my daughter might like it, but she passed.

    Also, I...
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    Re: Hiram Green Voyage

    Thanks for the report, Z
    I'm a fan of Hiram Green (Moon Bloom is terrific) and am waiting on a decant of Voyage.
    Sounds like this is one to grab sooner rather than later, as only 250 (?) bottles...
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    Re: Best Amber Fragrance?

    Agree w danieq. The two Profumum ambers are very hard to beat. And different enough from each other to justify having both in a winter wardrobe.
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    Re: Lets talk Vanilla

    The Creed and the LeLabo are the way to go if you are a sweet phobe. If you can stand some sweet, but not overly much (subjective of course), the Mona Di Orio is very good. I recently tried the...
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    Poll: Re: Whats the verdict on Royal Mayfair?

    I've not had much luck with Creeds in general, but happily this is an exception. I've really enjoyed Royal Mayfair this year.
  57. Re: Shalimar EDT, EDC, EDP, Parfum for a man to wear

    What he said
  58. Re: Fall and winter is here...time to break out the _____ (fill in)

    Divine L'Homme Sage
  59. Re: Finest Rose Sandalwood dominant frag for men?

    April Aromatics San Francisco Rose is pretty much just green rose and sandalwood. Very good indeed. I wrote a review of it for BN, but it disappeared into the ether. Not sure what happened to it.
  60. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    Sure. 3 entries for Grev wouldn't be a big deal, if there are 3 versions (I know 2). There are 13 for Shalimar. 7 for Eau Sauvage. Etc etc. Point is, these two LC releases are flankers, whether...
  61. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    Having tried both of the LC scents now, as well as the earlier EdP versions, to my nose these two are different enough from the originals as to justify separate entries in the Directory. As flankers...
  62. Re: What fragrances will you be purchasing this fall?

    Have been waiting for reviews of that one!

    Slumberhouse Kiste is at the top of my Buy List, presently, and right after it is AA Precious Woods.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I've been wearing Grev LE to the office. Just love it. But now I have to try my sample of Rume LE!
  64. Re: Would you buy a fragrance you loved that had poor projection?

    My view, too. . Low projection is a plus, not a minus, for me--makes the scents more versatile; wearable in more situations.

    La Pausa, mentioned above, is a Go To scent for me for daily office...
  65. Re: Do you pack away certain frags until spring?

    Yup. I rotate them seasonally.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Vikt extrait was the scent that pulled me into the Slumberhouse vortex. Remains my favorite of the line, even though I am crazy for several of them.
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    Re: Great scents for cheap?

    hahaha! all your good writing work for naught!
  68. Re: BASENOTES TOP 500 ("Greatest Modern Perfumes"): How's it reflect upon your experience thus far?

    An interesting list, with lots of suggestions for things to try.

    final tally


    own 62 (4 are samples)
    previously owned 24
    tried 135
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    Re: Finally !....NIVEA - The Fragrance !!!

    How bout that, I like APLM and never made the Nivea connection!

    But what about this shower gel? Must try that. What is the name of the product?
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    Re: I plan to wear habit rouge when I'm 60.

    I wore it when I was 60. It was just as brilliant then as it is now.
  71. Re: Have you ever complimented someone on their fragrance? Do you do it regularly?

    Family and close friends, yes; otherwise, no.
  72. Re: BASENOTES TOP 500 ("Greatest Modern Perfumes"): How's it reflect upon your experience thus far?

    From the 273 perfumes revealed so far: (show/hide)


    You own 25 fragrances in the list (1 are samples)
    You have previously owned 6 fragrances in the list
    You have tried 52 fragrances in the...
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    Re: 500 Greatest Modern Perfumes

    very good, thanks!
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    Re: 500 Greatest Modern Perfumes

    I don't see the stats in my wardrobe. Where do they appear?
  75. Re: BASENOTES TOP 500 ("Greatest Modern Perfumes"): How's it reflect upon your experience thus far?

    Wow, those are very surprising numbers.

    I should add, I am enjoying this list. I confess I haven't tried most of the list scents, and don't feel the need to do so. But I have added 3 (so far) to...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    whoa!
    better buy some lottery tickets
  77. Re: BASENOTES TOP 500 ("Greatest Modern Perfumes"): How's it reflect upon your experience thus far?

    tried 6
    own 3
    of 34 so far
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    O'driu Captivus

    Looking for a decant or part bottle. Sell or swap. PM me.
    thx!
    j
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    Re: Favourite Maurice Roucel fragrance?

    yup! Throw in R de Revillon, and you've hit the Trifecta!
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    Re: Favourite Frankincense Fragrances?

    Another vote for Sahara Noir
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    Re: favorite jasmine ?

    Tawaf, and Bruno Acampora's Jasmin oil are both outstanding. Both feature indolic takes on jasmine, and the Acampora pairs it with a terrific ylang-ylang.

    ELDO's Jasmine et Cigarette pairs the...
  82. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    My bottle of Grev arrived, and I took for a test run yesterday, a sunny Saturday. Notes below

    Grev presents mint, clove, sandalwood, green leaf, suede, and a soapy touch in a rather low key...
  83. Re: What are some or your "Nastypiece" fragrances ?

    Aventus
    Eau Sauvage Parfum (but adore the EdT/EdC)
    Fleur du Male
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    Re: Let's talk about Iris

    Suggest you try AdV Iris Nazarena, for a creamy, gourmandish take on the note. Delicious treatment of iris!
  85. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    And, not to monopolize the thread, but I am appreciating the price reduction reflected on Grev (and Rume). $120 includes shipping.

    There was some blowback when SH upped the ante to $160 a few...
  86. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    Thank you. As you were posting, I was ordering. No way I was going to miss a chance to finally get Grev! And now, the wait....

    I asked about the concentration because I really like the way the...
  87. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    The first iteration of Grev--which I missed--was an EdP if I recall. And there wasn't a marble bottle extrait version, was there? (I've been looking for Grev, without luck, for a couple of years). Is...
  88. Re: I you could hire any perfumer to make you a fragrance...?

    Profumo/Dominique Dubrana, Josh Lobb or Vero Kern
  89. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    thank you!



    Excellent! (tents fingers)
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    Re: Best from Dior Privee Collection?

    Its a pretty solid line. My preferred are Patch Imperial, Granville, Cuir Cannage and Oud Ispahan
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    Re: Help me identify this fragrance?

    Thank you for your suggestions. I had thought maybe Jicky, but tried it when I got home, and...nope. But perhaps Mouchoir de Mons.? Could be, will check that. Don't know the others mentioned,...
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    Help me identify this fragrance?

    So a fellow sits down next to me on the train, wearing a great fragrance. Naturally, I did not ask. People pretty well mind their own business on the commuter trains. But I thought you all might be...
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    Re: Your most worn for July 2015

    My most worn in July was Lush Dirty, which for whatever reason is not in the Directory, despite my many attempts to add it!
    4 wears
  94. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    No sign of Grev on the Slumberhouse web site. Anyone know a release date, or approximate?
  95. Thread: Ex Idolo

    by james1051
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    Re: Ex Idolo

    Thirty three is excellent. Looking for to the second release from Ex Idolo
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    Re: Who else loves Noir Epices?

    yeah, its terrific
  97. Re: Slumberhouse: Grev and Rume to return for a limited release

    And...Grev goes to the top of my list!
  98. Thread: Barbershop

    by james1051
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    Re: Barbershop

    Antico Caruso is very nice indeed. Also Sartorial.
  99. Re: Ever feel like nobody's listening or your fragrance recommendations go unnoticed?

    thanks very much!
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    Re: Your Most Recent Summer Purchases

    Only two bottles lately, both summer scents:
    R de Revillon
    O de Lancome
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