Search:

Type: Posts; User: Bigserver1; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,825

    Re: Latest Louis Vuitton - Nuit De Feu!

    Thank you! Sounds promising! Going to try to get my nose on this ASAP
  2. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,825

    Re: Latest Louis Vuitton - Nuit De Feu!

    Hedonic? Anyone? Lol. How is this??
  3. [CONUS] 2013 Millesime Imperial, 2010 Royal Oud, Kalan, and More!

    Hello all, some new items on the sale block - all prices include ConUS shipping. Each order will come with a few random samples. Please PM if you have additional questions or need anything else!
    ...
  4. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,825

    Re: Latest Louis Vuitton - Nuit De Feu!

    What are your initial thoughts?
  5. Re: Made my first in person major store Purchase in covid era

    The LV store in our mall (Scottsdale Fashion Square) has reopened over the last month or so, and there has consistently been a line outside of 50-100 people waiting to get in. Until recently, masks...
  6. Replies
    164
    Views
    16,359

    Re: Your best blind buy ever

    YSL 24 Rue de l’Universitť
  7. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,825

    Re: Latest Louis Vuitton - Nuit De Feu!

    $390 for 100ml? Ouch. I’ll give it a smell and a sample but it would have to be outstanding for that price, given that you can’t find LV at discounters anywhere.
  8. Re: rank these creeds from favorite to least favorite

    green irish tweed
    virgin island water
    aventus
    millesime imperial
    spice and wood
    silver mountain water
    original vetiver
    jardin d’amalfi
    erolfa
    original santal
  9. Replies
    74
    Views
    2,418

    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 25th June, 2020

    Mugler Pure Havane today
  10. Replies
    61
    Views
    3,734

    Re: My current top 5 underrated scents

    Totally agree with the OP on 24 Rue de l'Universite from YSL. I don't understand how this fragrance has such a small following, IMO it's the best Sandalwood fragrance out there.

    Others from my...
  11. Replies
    6,972
    Views
    371,023

    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Jubliation XXV - one spray on my wrist this morning. Haven't worn it in a while - it's so great!
  12. Replies
    647
    Views
    19,679

    Re: Today I bought June 2020

    Just bought Pure Havane tonight
  13. [CONUS] PdM Kalan, Prada L'Homme Intense, Pure Havane

    Hi All,

    Three fragrances on the sale block. Prices include shipping within the US, payment via PayPal F/F. PM for pics or more information

    Parfums de Marly Kalan 125ml Full Presentation- 98% -...
  14. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,607

    Re: How to "perk up" Terre d'Hermes parfum?

    Completely agree with this - I've never understood the hype of TdH in any concentration. The scent itself is fine, but dull is the perfect way to put it. Move on to something else that you're really...
  15. Replies
    74
    Views
    2,965

    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 21st June, 2020

    128847
  16. Replies
    647
    Views
    19,679

    Re: Today I bought June 2020

    LOL, this was me two years ago. It gets better in some ways, worse in others. You start to narrow down what you really love and your purchases slow down. The issue is you start to buy full bottles...
  17. Re: Upcoming Parfums de Marly release - Sutton (Fresh/Fruity)

    I’m excited to try this one too! Hopefully it is a good one and reignites my love for the house. I have the same struggle with Oajan in warm weather despite the fact that I also wear a lot of my...
  18. Re: Upcoming Parfums de Marly release - Sutton (Fresh/Fruity)

    At one point I had Pegasus, Godolphin, Herod, Carlisle, Layton, Oajan and Kalan. Right now I’m down to Layton, Oajan and Kalan, and I’m on the fence about keeping Kalan. Half the time I wear it and...
  19. Replies
    90
    Views
    4,793

    Re: What Is Your Top Five As Of Right Now!

    This minute? In no order...

    Virgin Island Water
    Millesime Imperial
    Acqua di Gio Profumo Special Blend
    24 Rue de l’Universite - Santal Accord
    Winter Palace
  20. Re: Upcoming Parfums de Marly release - Sutton (Fresh/Fruity)

    I go back and forth with PdM. My collection went from seven to three over the last few months, and I’m on the fence about one of the three. This one looks promising, however and I’ll definitely give...
  21. Replies
    4,526
    Views
    659,658

    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    YSL 24 Rue de l’Universite
  22. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Yesterday I tried YSL 24 Rue de l’Universite for the first time. It was a blind buy so I was nervous.

    I am already in love with it.
  23. Replies
    416
    Views
    29,018

    Re: Your 2020 Fragrance Balance

    Iíve bought 12 bottles this year and sold/swapped 5, so overall Iím +7. Collection currently sits at 25, and I donít want to be over 30 at the end of the year.
  24. Replies
    647
    Views
    19,679

    Re: Today I bought June 2020

    It arrived today. It’s outstanding. Fits a niche in my collection that I’ve needed to fill for a long time.
  25. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,272

    Re: Newest Louis Vuitton - Meteore!

    Oh snap. Cool. Have you tried it yet? If so, any thoughts? Some of these LV fragrances are total stunners, and some really miss the mark for me.
  26. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,272

    Re: Newest Louis Vuitton - Meteore!

    The notes look great. Definitely worth a sample/smell when it arrives in stores. I am still waiting on Nuit de Feu, however...That needs to hurry up and hit the US.
  27. Replies
    647
    Views
    19,679

    Re: Today I bought June 2020

    128410

    I've been searching for a standout Sandalwood fragrance and feel like this one fits the bill. It's a blind buy, so hopefully I don't regret it, lol.
  28. Re: Your favorite warm weather Creed fragrances

    VIW and MI are my two favorites in the high high heat. I also really enjoy Aventus, Royal Oud, Viking and GIT in the warm weather.
  29. Replies
    37
    Views
    1,807

    Re: Your 2020 Summer Rotation Selections?

    Heavy Summer Rotation (1x per week wearing on average):

    Millesime Imperial - 2-3x a week when it's 100+ degrees
    Virgin Island Water
    LV Sun Song
    Acqua di Gio Profumo Special Blend

    Moderate...
  30. Replies
    98
    Views
    3,935

    Re: Your Personal Unicorn. What is it?

    This is a great thread idea! I have a few in my collection that Iím really proud of.

    One is a 120ml of Aventus (about 75% full) from 2013 (13R01 to be exact). Modern formulations have strayed so...
  31. Re: The Highest Complimented Acqua di Gio Flanker

    For me it's Profumo, but I never wore Essenza so I don't know how that one would have fared for me.
  32. Replies
    620
    Views
    80,143

    Re: The Official Creed Viking Thread - Part 2

    I just bought a backup of Viking. It's such a good scent, and I find it wearable year round.
  33. Replies
    51
    Views
    1,855

    Re: Is Bleu de Chanel Parfum a Dud?

    It smells good, I have an issue with the price for what it is. Given that you can’t ever get Chanel on discount I’m looking @ $160-165 for a 100ml and for that price you can get used/grey market...
  34. Re: The Beginner-to-Intermediate '3 fragrance Pack'...with *NO REPEATS*

    Acqua di Gio Profumo - good for anytime, anywhere, easy to wear, great performance and highly complimented.

    Royal Oud - rich, refined, classy, great performance. An amazing "dress up" fragrance,...
  35. Re: Latest Giorgio Armani - Acqua Di Gio Profondo!

    Agreed. There's a familiar DNA there, but to me they're very different.
  36. Re: Latest Giorgio Armani - Acqua Di Gio Profondo!

    Saks is doing curbside pickup and returns now, so I went yesterday and returned Profondo, and I sourced a backup bottle of Profumo Special Blend. Similar net cost, way better investment IMO.
  37. Replies
    624
    Views
    17,426

    Re: Today I bought May 2020

    Returned my AdG Profondo and bought a backup AdG Profumo Special Blend instead.
  38. Re: Latest Giorgio Armani - Acqua Di Gio Profondo!

    I bought it to take advantage of a Saks credit when it went on sale for $85. After my $50 credit the net cost was just $35 for the 75ml, and Iím still going to return it once the stores reopen. I...
  39. Replies
    79
    Views
    4,552

    Re: SOTD: Monday, 27th April, 2020

    Aventus 13R01 today
  40. Replies
    2,487
    Views
    528,630

    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    I went hunting for a couple of older GIT bottles/partials to back up my 120ml 16L01. I found a 75ml 15W01 that was 50% full and a 30ml 10K01 that was 99% full.

    The 15W01 smells fantastic. Well...
  41. Re: Is PdM Percival a good spring/summer choice?

    I think Percival is fine...It doesn't do a ton for me and I find it generic, but it's safe and easy to wear as a Spring/Summer daily driver.

    Ranking your fragrances above, I'd go in this order:
    ...
  42. Re: Would a vintage bottle even smell good now?

    I have a 2010 and a 2013 bottle of Aventus and both smell very good. I've noticed their performance isn't incredible, but the scent on both bottles is still excellent. I get 8 hours or so of...
  43. Replies
    606
    Views
    32,400

    Re: Today I bought April 2020

    Ordered Acqua di Gio Profondo last night
  44. Replies
    21
    Views
    982

    Re: Any standouts from the house of Memo?

    I only own Winter Palace, but I love it. For hardcore leather fans, their leather line gets a lot of love too.
  45. Replies
    95
    Views
    4,084

    Re: Flankers That Far Surpass The Original

    Acqua di Gio Profumo
  46. Re: Aventus Cologne vs Chanel Allure Homme Sport

    I’d personally take Aventus Cologne over AHS, but that’s assuming you’re not paying retail for Aventus Cologne. I find it to be a really excellent fragrance but not worth $435.
  47. Replies
    60
    Views
    13,440

    Re: I think I am done with Aventus

    I have a 2010 and a 2013 bottle and they’re not amazing performers. I think they smell better than modern Aventus, but the performance is similar IMO. Maybe they’ve just aged out some and performance...
  48. Replies
    35
    Views
    2,008

    Re: Is Creed Viking an underrated gem?

    IMO yes. It's a gem and largely underrated in the community. It's one of my favorites from Creed, and what I appreciate most about it apart from the fact that it smells really great in general, is...
  49. Re: Your current favorite bottle design in your collection?

    I also love this one...

    121692
  50. Re: Your current favorite bottle design in your collection?

    121683

    Something about the black and gold, the metal, magnetic cap, etc. I love this bottle.
  51. Re: Wanted - Creed Caps, GIT, Aventus Cologne, Vintage Aventus

    Bump
  52. Re: Latest Louis Vuitton - California Dream in the "California Collection"!

    Same. So much same.
  53. Poll: Re: Wearing More or Less Fragrance Due to Lockdowns, etc. ?

    I’ve been wearing more on average, at least two, sometimes three different fragrances per day. I don’t worry as much about overspraying so I’ll go 4-5 sprays on everything where as I’ll normally go 3.
  54. Replies
    2,487
    Views
    528,630

    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    Costco creeds are 100% legit. I’ve bought Viking, Aventus, Royal Water and GIT from them and they’ve all been 100% authentic. Buy with confidence.
  55. Re: Can you recommend me some not so expensive niche?

    Montale has some good offerings that are typically available for between $80-130 for 100ml depending on pricing you can find online.
  56. Wanted - Creed Caps, GIT, Aventus Cologne, Vintage Aventus

    Hi all,

    I have a handful of capless Creed bottles. One is a 2019 GIT, one is a 2019 Aventus Cologne, and one is a 2010 Aventus.

    If anyone has any of these and is willing to sell, let me know!...
  57. Replies
    2,487
    Views
    528,630

    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    I just got 19U01 as a backup and it smells just like a 2018 batch I had. Smells good, pretty much like GIT lol. It's not where my 16L01 is at right now, but that makes sense as its 3-4 years behind.
  58. Re: $50-$75 summer scent in the same realm of Mandarino Di Amalfi, Sun Song, Afternoon Swim

    This would be my recommendation as well. You can get Light Blue Intense for $40-50 pretty easily and it will scratch that itch. I also bought a 99% full Mandarino di Amalfi for $85 here a year or so...
  59. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,825

    Re: Latest Louis Vuitton - Nuit De Feu!

    Anyone get any additional information on this regarding release, etc.? Can’t wait to try it...
  60. Re: Thank God for Basenotes! A haven from the madness.

    Agreed that it's nice to have a bit of an escape. My company mandated global work from home starting last week and it's definitely been a big topic of conversation lately. It's great to have this...
  61. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,119

    Re: Is PDM Herod long lasting

    It lasts a long time for me, but it's not a big projector. I get 10-12 hours pretty easily but it's not attention grabbing in the way many of the other PdM fragrances are (for better or worse).
  62. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,221

    Re: Creed Aventus 2014 value

    This would be fine too - it would sell fast lol
  63. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,825

    Re: Latest Louis Vuitton - Nuit De Feu!

    That sounds amazing. Will have to go into LV and check it out.
  64. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,221

    Re: Creed Aventus 2014 value

    You'll definitely get more for it than if you had, say, a 30% full 2018-2019 batch.

    Given that it's about ~22ml left, I'd probably price it between $5-6 an ml and ask for $110-120. My guess is...
  65. Re: Latest Giorgio Armani - Acqua Di Gio Profondo!

    I went to my local Macy's yesterday and stood at the fragrance counter for 10 minutes and there was no one there. It was a ghost town. No one came over to help, and it didn't seem like anyone was...
  66. Replies
    2,487
    Views
    528,630

    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    This looks pretty legit to me. There was a small window (less than a year I think) where the sprayers looked like that (post 2013 with "Creed" stamped in the top and prior to the change to the new...
  67. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,195

    Re: Afternoon Swim?

    It's my least favorite of the three summer releases, but I still liked it a lot. It reminded me a little bit of Mandarino di Amalfi from Tom Ford and I prefer that one, and get better performance...
  68. Re: As of today, Creed is no longer a family owned brand

    For real - VIW is probably my best performing Creed fragrance and smells in another dimension to any clone or other fragrance that tries to copy it. To my nose, it's perfection.
  69. Re: As of today, Creed is no longer a family owned brand

    Hell of a post. I totally agree and largely see this as a future disaster for Creed fragrances.
  70. Re: As of today, Creed is no longer a family owned brand

    This is why we canít have nice things. I own and love six creed fragrances: Aventus, Green Irish Tweed, Millesime Imperial, Viking, Royal Oud, Virgin Island Water.

    In the coming months Iíll look...
  71. Replies
    14,987
    Views
    3,410,650

    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    Wow. Creed's whole thing was how they're the largest independently owned niche house. Guess that's out the window. I wonder how, if at all, this will affect the product in the short or long term.
  72. Replies
    14,987
    Views
    3,410,650

    Re: Aventus batch numbers, part 2

    My 13R01 arrived today. I went home at lunch to pick it up and couldn't help but put a small spray on my inner arm. I FINALLY understand what people are talking about regarding the smoke note now....
  73. Replies
    76
    Views
    2,299

    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 26th February, 2020

    119853
  74. Re: Your pick for a warm and spicy niche fragrance

    Parfums de Marly Oajan/Hermes Ambre Narguile
    Montale Honey Aoud
  75. Re: What are your most controversial fragrance opinions?

    There are definitely classics that I dislike - a lot of the old school barbershop type of fragrances don't do it for me at all. Bois du Portugal and Rive Gauche come to mind.

    I think post...
  76. Replies
    16
    Views
    956

    Re: Prada L'Homme

    I like L’Homme a lot. I also love L’Homme Intense. In my top five designers for sure.
  77. Replies
    364
    Views
    17,601

    Re: Today I bought February 2020

    Well just kidding as I bought a partial of Aventus10K02 today. Only ~10ml, but really excited to have that along with my 13R01.
  78. Re: Good fragrance for a smart/nerdy young man ?

    It's not minty, but Acqua di Gio Profumo checks all the other boxes.

    Kryptomint is another good suggestion.

    If you wanted to go higher end, you could look for a partial or a split of Creed...
  79. Replies
    31
    Views
    1,830

    Re: Looking for a new niche fresh fragrance.

    Lol.
  80. Replies
    364
    Views
    17,601

    Re: Today I bought February 2020

    Just the 2010 Royal Oud and now 2013 Aventus. I have Green Irish Tweed and Millesime Imperial from 2016 and Virgin Island Water and Viking from 2017 but I don’t consider those to be vintages, at...
  81. Replies
    364
    Views
    17,601

    Re: Today I bought February 2020

    Aventus 13R01. I’d sold off all of my decants of Aventus and wanted to get a full or partial bottle, ideally of a more vintage batch. Found a 13R01 at a fair price about 75-80% full so I went for it....
  82. Replies
    15
    Views
    999

    Re: Creed Himalayas discussion 2020

    It’s not my thing, but I don’t find it dated at all.
  83. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,173

    Re: Is my creed authentic ?

    There’s not enough photo evidence to see if it’s real or fake. Can you post additional pictures of the bottle and under the sprayer?

    I will say from that one photo it looks like the shape of a...
  84. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,012

    Re: Tom Ford rose prick vs cafe rose

    I liked rose prick on the test strip, but it didn’t work on my skin. I like cafe rose more and find it infinitely more wearable as a man.
  85. Replies
    70
    Views
    2,283

    Re: SOTD: Monday, 17th February, 2020

    119232
  86. Replies
    65
    Views
    2,580

    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 16th February, 2020

    119129
  87. Re: Latest Giorgio Armani - Acqua Di Gio Profondo!

    IMO AdG Profumo is also a home run. Maybe that’s just me...
  88. Replies
    57
    Views
    1,903

    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 15th February, 2020

    119069
  89. Replies
    85
    Views
    2,320

    Re: SOTD: Friday, 14th February, 2020

    119023
  90. Replies
    72
    Views
    1,926

    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 12th February, 2020

    118856
  91. Re: Latest Giorgio Armani - Acqua Di Gio Profondo!

    Damn, April 1st? That's later than I was hoping for. Oh well, my wallet thanks Armani for delaying the release :)
  92. Replies
    82
    Views
    2,446

    Re: SOTD: Monday, 10th February, 2020

    118737
  93. Replies
    79
    Views
    2,495

    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 8th February, 2020

    Day

    118631

    Night

    118632
  94. Replies
    77
    Views
    2,211

    Re: SOTD: Friday, 7th February, 2020

    Day

    118565

    Evening

    118566
  95. Replies
    70
    Views
    2,598

    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 6th February, 2020

    Evening

    118506
  96. Replies
    70
    Views
    2,598

    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 6th February, 2020

    118467
  97. Replies
    70
    Views
    1,957

    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 5th February, 2020

    Evening:

    118426
  98. Re: Latest Paco Rabanne 1 Million Flanker - 1 Million Parfum!

    Jumping on the "Parfum" train I guess. The "salty skin" note is surprising to see...I wonder how that will come across.
  99. Replies
    18
    Views
    997

    Re: Gap filling...

    I also like the Egoiste recommendation. Tom Ford Grey Vetiver, Ombre Leather and Prada L'Homme Intense could also be good additions to the collection that would fill in some thinner parts of the...
  100. Replies
    70
    Views
    1,957

    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 5th February, 2020

    118420
Results 1 to 100 of 500
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000