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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    The only compliment out of My collection was from Green Irish Tweed and MI.

    Clive Christian #1 got the comment that I smelled like their Aunt.

    I have that bottle on e-bay as We speak.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent get's you the most female complime

    Actually Old Spice smells really good and is one of the few fragrances that actually get better with age.
    I have some that is over 30 years old and it is WONDERFUL ! !

    Green Irish Tweed
    CC #1...
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    Re: Fragrance of the day, Thursday, Oct 26

    Orolfa; Creed.
  4. Re: What's the Most You've Ever Plunked Down for One Scent?

    Clive Christian 1893 is the Most expensive I've bought per volume.
    $100.00 for a 1/4 oz. I think. It was on E-Bay.

    I've spent more on Creed's, but oz. for oz.. . .

    It is some strong stuff;...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 24 October

    Santos de Cartier
  6. Re: What a fake CREED looks like????!Great Pics.!!GREEN FRICH TWEED,Yes FRICH

    I buy from Creedirect on e-bay and have had no problems.

    Just got some Erolfa
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    What is a Millesime?

    What is a Millesime or Millesime base? Is this just a Creed thing.

    I've seen the same frangrances and one would be Millesime and the other EDT.

    What's the difference and which is better INO
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    Re: 100% natural fragrances? Are there?

    Constant contradiction in Science is essential, and I just stay out of the way and do what I want. Worrying is more detrimental to your Health than Inner Peace.
  9. Re: What is your ritual when putting on cologne?

    After shower; one spray over heart, behind neck (for sillage) one spray on one wrist and rub the other on it, and spray finger and apply behind ears.
  10. Re: Do you shy away from fragrances endorsed by celebrities?

    How many Celebs actually wear it anyway?

    How many people actually care about what Celebs do at all?

    I, for one, try to be as un-Hollywood as possible.

    What a messed up group out there, for...
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    Re: Best tobacco scent

    Vintage Tabarome; like already said numerous times.
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    Re: Longevity with Creed scents

    Vintage Tabarome, definately; and I love tobacco scents; especially on cold days.
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    Re: What's your favorite Creed?

    To start off with (not knowing what your husband likes)


    GREEN IRISH TWEED. Seems to have almost Universal appeal and is a very good overall scent; Summer or Winter. I'm in Retail, so that's...
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    Re: Never received a compliment!

    In addition to some very good advice already given;

    Don't go by so much as Vocal Affirmation, but rather; how long they tend to linger around you.

    I've noticed customers tend to want to see...
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    Re: What the heck???

    Yea, that would make 2002 OPTIMUM according to that thread.

    From what I gathered; if the box isn't stamped at all, it left the house the same year.
    If it hasn't left the house withing the...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 16 February

    Creed Vintage Tabarome.

    A warm rich scent for a cold, windy, miserable day.
  17. Re: The "I cannot wait to try this fragrance" thre

    Number 1 for Men by Clive Christian

    Silver by Amaouge
  18. Re: Looking For That Elusive Scent! Please Help!

    You won't regret the 1872 from Clive Christian. You can buy a .34 oz. from a reputable seller on E-BAY that has broken up a travel set for about $80.00 (retail = $200.00) and will last a long time as...
  19. Re: wich is the most expensive frag you 've ever b

    .34 oz. 1872 by Clive Christian; $80.00 (ebay)

    Warm, rich, lasting; LOVE IT ! !
  20. Re: Just smelled Geir for the first time...

    Vintage Tabarome; now that's some good stuff ! !

    Geir is just too flowery for me; but that's just me; in the right circumstance; I would wear it. I like it better than D&G which is way too...
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    Re: Most Expensive purchase per ounce...

    I paid $80.00 for a 1/3 oz of 1872 by Clive Christian, so I guess that's $240.00 per oz. (about the same price as Palladium; a cheap Platinum).

    A little bit goes a long way, though; which helps;...
  22. Re: Just smelled Geir for the first time...

    I'm not big on floral scents; but Geir is about the only one that seems tolerable to me; it's a bit more light, and 'fresh'. I will wear it from time to time and it fills the floral hole in my...
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    Re: TOP 10 again? yes yes :)

    I'm still new to the appreciation of the Cologne world; but here goes with my limited collection:

    1) GIT
    2) VINTAGE TABAROME
    3) 1872 BY C. & C.
    4) HIMALAYA BY
    5) SANTOS DE' CARTIER BY...
  24. How Many dress to their Cologne; or vice versa?

    If the sense of smell is important to the taste of food; then shouldn't sight be important to the sense of smell?

    If you wear a cinnamon colored shirt, then something 'Clovy' or sweet?

    I myself...
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    Re: Which Creed comes in a 'gold' flacon?

    If you have a sensitive scale; you could weigh it and compare to another Creed bottle if you are so fortunate to have another Creed. Five sprays is basically saying it is clear full.
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    Re: Which Creed comes in a 'gold' flacon?

    Yea; it's 22k gold;(overlay) very thin though.
  27. Re: Is it legally ok to sell decants on ebay?

    You bought it; you can do whatever you want with it.

    I think they don't want Dealers buying it wholesale, and making an unreasonable profit selling decants.
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    Re: Help experts in choosing fragrance...

    I had curve; no similarity to GIT. Couldn't tell you the Cool Water connection as never owned it.
  29. Thread: Opinions

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    Re: Opinions

    GIT
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 11 February

    Vintage Tabarome in the A.M.

    1872 by Clive Christian in the P.M.
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    Re: eBay is going crazy...

    Check out the seller; that is utmost. *Ask if it is old inventory. *Check out and read any negative posts, if they are recent. *Power Seller status doesn't mean anything; it just means they may not...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 10 February

    Santos De Cartier for morning; then layered 1872 by C. C. later in the afternoon as it got colder outside; wanted to feel warmer.
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    Re: The "Generic" men's fragrance(s)?

    Don't forget Stetson.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 8 February

    This morning; fresh GIT; this afternoon; something with a spicier kick; Santos De' Cartier
  35. Re: I just inquired about the Arabic Writing on Cr

    Mine are both stamped 2004, so should be in their prime of maturity (2 years) they sure smell like it. :D
  36. Re: This is probably the last place to ask this...

    I'm kinda on the fence about this; I enjoy fragrances too much to settle on one for everyday; but I think I will eventually settle in to a Signature scent.

    Someone said that if you change your...
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    Re: I Summon All Creed Fans!

    So that must mean that they stamp the boxes a year after production if it's still in the House. I think I understand now. It must be a quality control issue. They don't want 8 year old bottles in...
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    Re: Who here recommends Geir Ness?

    I like Geir Ness alot; and wear it from time to time. If oversprayed, is a bit too florally, IMO
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    Re: A question of value

    I don't get offended by contradictory statements; just lame and lazy ones like you mentioned.

    "Overpriced Crap' etc. doesn't have any merit and certainly doesn't grant the owner's remarks of...
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    Re: Trick to make sillage last longer

    No, you don't want us Men to wear Underwires. That would mean that we wouldn't get anything done except playing with ourselves.
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    Re: Three Lousy Blinds

    Don't feel bad; done the same thing myself albeit with different scents;

    I guess you now know why they were so cheap.
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    Re: My New GIT 4.0 oz

    I just mentioned the same thing in another Thread!
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    Re: What should I get? 16 years old.

    You asked our opinion, so here it is:

    GREEN IRISH TWEED has been getting me more compliments than any other
    fragrance; and it is not an old fogey scent; but it's not an immature scent either...
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    Re: Tabarome IS pour Homme

    I don't particularly care for the Tabarome Millesime from Creed you are talking about; but I LOVE VINTAGE TABAROME from Creed. *Night and day difference, IMO
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    Re: I Summon All Creed Fans!

    There is something missing in your life if you like a rich Tobacco scent! *(and longevity)


    The keyword here is VINTAGE TABAROME. * Not Tabarome Millesime

    A little dab will do ya!
  46. Re: Canadian workplace policy: no scents allowed

    God forbid she smelled me letting loose after a bean buritto; they would have to get the electric paddles for her stopped heart.

    If she works at the computer; why can't they network her from her...
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    Re: I Summon All Creed Fans!

    Awww, Creed. *It's lonely at the top! *

    Ain't jealousy the best form of flattery?

    You don't hear alot of thrashing on the nasty drugstore scents some people rave on, because nobody cares! ;)
    ...
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    Re: I Summon All Creed Fans!

    My boxes have been stamped 2004; so pretty fresh, I guess and will only get better!

    I've yet to buy a 'bum' bottle yet, though; and yea, I shop E-BAY amongst others.

    Thanks for the informative...
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    Re: Widly Different Vintage Tabaromes

    Here's an interesting thread. *All the people that think they are getting 'watered down' versions should read this post:

    http://www.basenotes.net/community/YaBB.pl?num=1139262118

    What could be...
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    Re: Widly Different Vintage Tabaromes

    Someone said they got a bum bottle of GIT from some German guy on E-BAY
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    Re: SOTD Friday February 3, 2006

    GIT

    (might as well keep this on my clipboard for cut and paste every day on this thread).
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    Re: Which scents contain real Ambergris?

    I read awhile back while surfing for info. that the real ambergris' price has come down noticeably due to synthetics. That it used to be alot more than it is today.
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    Re: How 2 smell like a superstar

    GIT comes up alot; so does Guerlain Vetiver
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 2 February

    GIT
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    Re: My Himalaya Fake or gone bad?

    He said it was off; so he must have had a decant or something he was comparing it to; that is what I think was probably off or diluted.
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    Re: My Himalaya Fake or gone bad?

    maybe it also 'cut' or watered down; a quick way to more profits.

    I bought a new bottle of Himalaya from a reputable e-bayer in the States and it is fantastic; strong and lasts longer on me than...
  57. Re: Vintage Tabarome (Harumph, harumph.....) *

    I just answered a related post for my now undying love for this scent; I just recently got a decant, and I simply love this Tobacco scent.

    Very long lasting!
    Apply sparingly!
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    Re: Tobacco- Cuba Red vs. Tabarome Millesime

    A decant for now; before I invest the bigs bucks!

    As of right now; it's not if, but when.
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    Re: Tobacco- Cuba Red vs. Tabarome Millesime

    I've been wearing Vintage Tabarome by Creed for three days now; I love it!

    As a life long smoker; who loves to sniff the tobacco before smoking it; have no problem at all with detecting
    the...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 31 January

    Himalaya by Creed
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    Re: dia for men amouage

    Dia is one I definately want to try, as well as the rest of the Amouage line.

    I am attracted with exotic scents crafted the old way. I guess that's the History buff in me.

    And, there's just...
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    Re: the most powerful sillage

    It was Tabarome by Creed, until I got my 1872.
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    Re: SOTD Monday January 30

    GIT; but just one spray on chest; had some recurrancy training with my CFI in the Piper Warrior II today; small cockpit.
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    Re: SotD 29 Jan. Sunday

    GIT
  65. Re: Am going to try my 1st L'artisan; Suggestions,

    Thanks for the suggestions, fellows; got some good ideas now.

    I knew I could count on you all!!

    Gary
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    Re: RIPOFFS or just COINCIDENCE

    That's what I was wondering, originally.
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 28 January

    I'm wearing warm, Earthy colors in a suit; so 1872 by Clive Christian
  68. Am going to try my 1st L'artisan; Suggestions, plz

    I can't say that I'm leaning towards any particular one.

    I have a Jewelry Store and always dress up
    I'm 41
    My hobbies are: *Shooting and reloading ammunition, fishing, flying, fossil hunting,...
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    My hats off to Scentemental and a few others for taking the time to educate and type tirelessly, in their own words, instead of cutting and pasting.

    I always enjoy a great debate and learn alot!
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    Re: Legendary Fragrance

    I second the Tabarome Vintage 1875. Meets all the criteria, IMO
  71. Re: New here, just wanted to say hello from Denver

    Welcome;

    lots of good people here. *I just got my pilots liscense for my 40th birthday. *Haven't flown for 3 weeks and I'm going nuts!!

    I like Himalaya at present, but experimenting all the...
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    Re: My Himalaya Proposition

    I don't know what to tell you. Body chemistry changes from time to time. I think the first sample you got was the 'off' whether you like it or not. I say this because you have common denominators...
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    I knew this was gonna be a 'juicy' thread
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    RIPOFFS or just COINCIDENCE

    You know,

    there are posts in here from time to time about how this Cologne smells identical to something else, or this house ripped off this house; and that's great, makes good conversation and is...
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    Re: What is the best Lemon scent?

    Pledge; eu de aerosol ;)
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    A sweet, but earthy smell is what was described to me; if that's it, then my 'untrained' nose detects it in GIT after a couple of hours or so.

    After my purchase of GIT, it made me want to throw...
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    Re: SOTD, Friday 27 Jan

    GIT today; but I received my decant of Tabarome Vintage, and will supplement with that much later in the day.
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    Thanks for the education and time for answering my Post.

    What would you recommend for Daytime wear in the Amouage line? I am married and don't go out clubbing, etc. in the evening.
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    The musk, civet and ambergris used in our fragrances are all entirely synthetic. There are no banned or restricted natural substances used in any Amouage product.

    Then why so expensive? I've...
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    Number one, so far; but may drop down to 2nd place as I have start wearing Himalaya
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 25 January

    1872 by C.C.

    Probably not a good idea; rather strong for a daytime scent.
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    Re: Millesime Imperial Fans?

    Just got my bottle today; but from what I sampled before I bought is what I thought I could comfortably wear in the Summer, and Winter.

    So, Ambergris is Creed's House Scent?

    When I thing GIT is...
  83. Re: Creed Frags that, well.... aren't so great. *

    SMW; it's a Himalaya wanna be that stops short of a full bodied scent.

    I love Royal English Leather, on certain occasions (evening, for me is perfect in front of a fire).
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    Re: Wrapping clear bottles with foil.

    I put mine in a file cabinet drawer at work.
  85. My Turn; Got My 1st Compliment today !

    My hairstylist; and I was wearing GIT. She said;

    "What are you wearing, it smells sooo good!?" She is young and 'hip' and I'm old enough to be her Dad.
    She wasn't coming on to me or anything,...
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    Re: Ebay made my day!

    I agree totally; have bought some Creed Scents from E-Bay; seem to be fresh as well. Buyer beware is true to any transaction.
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    Re: Creed Fan; What Justifys the Price IYO

    thanks for the responses; this has been very informative.
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 1-22

    Himalaya, again.
  89. Re: Now I know why Angel gets the bad rep...

    A phony for a phony.
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    Re: one question to the collectors

    I now keep and store the cologne in the boxes on the transparant bottles, but throw away the ones which bottles are opaque(like most of my Creeds). I heard (from this forum) that alot of light can...
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    Creed Fan; What Justifys the Price IYO

    I love Creed scents; especially GIT & Himalaya. *I jumped right into these. *Is it just the name that makes it expensive or the fact that they really do use all Natural extracts? *I would think the...
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    Re: Currently Most Expensive Perfume

    LOL :D
  93. Re: PEOPLE JUMPING THE GUN ON FRAGRANCE REVIEWS

    You raise a good point R.J.,

    Sometimes a careful review would need to be recanted.

    Someone else mentioned (sorry, too lazy to back up and read) that someone will sign up, make a good review...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 20 Jan

    Himalaya by Creed. It snowed here this morning. ;D
  95. Re: PEOPLE JUMPING THE GUN ON FRAGRANCE REVIEWS

    I agree. *I cuss up a storm with friends, etc. *but my main point was being that it seems most negatives were made too hastily. *Sampling one on a card or a free sample sprayed in a store, to me...
  96. Re: PEOPLE JUMPING THE GUN ON FRAGRANCE REVIEWS

    Read my first sentence. *I am a newbie; so I condenscend myself? *

    But thanks for underscoring my point about jumping to conclusions without a thorough review. ;)
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    Re: What, in your opinion, is the very BEST

    I still have some old spice from when I was 9 years old (I'm 41 now). They smell Great! One is in a Red Van with a bicycle for the cap on the rear, and the other is a Saint Bernard with the head...
  98. PEOPLE JUMPING THE GUN ON FRAGRANCE REVIEWS

    As a newbie, I rely heavily on sampling, then purchasing after looking at the reviews on BN the vast amount of fragrances out there and it really bites me when someone (usually another newbie) sprays...
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    Re: What, in your opinion, is the very BEST

    Yea, but I think that right now my favorite is GIT, but I'm new and have alot of samples I haven't worn yet.

    I can't get myself to tear away from GIT
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 19 January 2006

    git
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