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  1. Re: Vilhelm Morning Chess is the best Aventus clone

    245 a bottle? I'll stick with Insurrection Pure II when I want to smell like Aventus.

    Which is never.
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    Re: When will Chanel Release a New Mens Scent?

    Nailed it.
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    Re: Fresh/Aquatic

    I like both Salvatore Ferragamo Acqua Essenziale and Dylan Blue, but they wont last any longer than VPH, in fact maybe less.
    Scent Story 24 Ice Gold is your best option that I know of, but it's a...
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    Re: NEW: Amouage Beach Hut

    I thought for sure this would end with "Beeechhut ya mouth" or something along those lines...
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    Re: Oh, that popularity thing..

    99% of the people you encounter could never identify what cologne you were wearing. Relax.
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    Re: Inexpensive Summer Freshie

    Totally agree with you, this one never gets any pub, but it's one of my favorites. The flankers Colonial and Blu are just meh however...
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    Re: Prada L'Homme is a new trendsetter?

    I think you are the one who nailed it Sir.
  8. Re: How many compliments do you get wearing Dior Sauvage?

    Sauvage is not a compliment magnet in my experience, I've received maybe 2 wearing it.
    Funny you mention Nautica Voyage, I've been re-visiting that one recently, it's a compliment beast, everyone...
  9. Re: For those born between 1960 - 1965: Favorite scent during the 1980's?

    Polo green was the king back in the day, Everyone loved it and had to have it.
  10. Re: calvin klein eternity aqua?? worth it for cheap?? also d&g light blue worth it for cheap?

    200ml bottles of Eternity Aqua can be had on Ebay for less than 30 dollars. It's my favorite to gift to friends.
    It smells great, compliment beast for the masses, but will get no love here on the...
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    Re: Davidoff cool water wave

    Smells nice. Just lacks any staying power.
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    Re: Mancera Cedrat Boise -blind buy?

    Bought a decant. Used it once. Was elated I didn't blind buy.
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    Re: 24 Ice Gold by Scentstory?

    Currently my daily go-to.
    It lasts and projects better than most fresh scents. Compliment beast. I love it.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    This has been my experience with this particular frag. It's a compliment magnet, smells fantastic to my nose and damn near 100% of the public.
    If there was a way to ask 100 random people to smell...
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    Re: Best sillage and longevity monsters in 2017

    JPG Ultra Male. One spray to the neck will still be there 24 hours later on me.
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    Re: What people say when you wear Yatagan?

    "Ewww...is that the cat again?"
  17. Re: Le Male Essence: How's Its Performance For You?

    Tried it and liked it, then tried Ultra Male and thought it was superior in every way, especially projection and longevity.
    My Essence decant is now gathering dust.
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    Re: Modern Frag & Frag Review Pet Peeves

    Dismissing a fragrance because you don't like the bottle.
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    Re: New: Davidoff Cool Water Wave

    Agreed. It's nice, although a bit generic. I don't get much longevity out of it either.
  20. Re: What were the go to summer scents for men for the 1950s-70s?

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  21. Re: What were the go to summer scents for men for the 1950s-70s?

    Ahhh those were the good old days, I remember them well. A few that spring to mind:

    Demeter Fragrance Blueberry Hill
    Maison Du Sage Blue Moon
    Mack The Knize
    Parfums De Marly PegieSue
    Joop Wild...
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    Re: Fragrance for Gym and house

    I like the pricing on the Rue 21...what kind of longevity do they have?
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    Re: Top 5 for this Summer you will wear -

    1. 24 Ice Gold
    2. DG Light Blue Eau Intense
    3. Prada Carbon
    4. Armani Code Sport Athlete
    5. Banderas Blue Seduction
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    Re: Top 5 for this Summer you will wear -

    Awesomely unpretentious list. Sir, I salute you.
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    Re: Burberry Sport replacement?

    Back online right now. I've ordered several times from them without issues.
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    Re: Bvlgari Aqva Amara, worth buying?

    It's the same on skin. There was a persistent underlying chemical note that just kept getting worse until I scrubbed it off.
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    Re: Bvlgari aqua amara

    Blind bought and regretted. So there you go.
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    Re: Burberry Sport replacement?

    Readily available on the cheap on Ebay.
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    Re: I ordered a Dua....My gosh what have I done

    +1.
    Must be the way we think in Illinois.
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    Re: Too good to be true?

    Another tip off: Bad grammar. You see that alot with viruses and the like.
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    Re: Dollar Tree imitations

    https://www.belcamshop.com/collections/fragrance
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    Re: Sauvage "Very Cool" spray

    https://giphy.com/gifs/w3Er0gW94cG8E/html5
  33. Re: Big Night Out Tonight.......Which Would You Pick Out Of These Choices?

    Obviously Rive Gauche.
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    Re: Calvin Klein eternity aqua

    My friends don't know what a drydown is. One of my friends I had also gifted Versace pour homme, and he preferred the Eternity Aqua.
    I like the scent, but there is a note in the drydown that is a...
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    Re: Calvin Klein eternity aqua

    I've gifted this to a couple different friends (non frag-heads) and they love it and requested more. Gets compliments.Great value.
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    Re: latest trending cheapies?

    Blue Seduction by Antonio Banderas.
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    Re: Prada Luna Rosa Carbon

    I bought a decant of this and tried it yesterday, found it to smell pretty good with good longevity. It's not a Sauvage clone, but more of a combo of Sauvage/Dylan Blue/BDC.
    I'm sure that analysis...
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense

    I sprayed it on at 10:AM, it's now 5:15 PM and I can still smell it if I put my nose next to my arm. I'd say it was 4-5 hours of average projection, like the majority of colognes.
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense

    Ok, so went to Macy's this AM to check it out. 2 sprays to the forearm. First 5 minutes are less than spectacular, but then it settles out a bit and smells pretty nice.
    Nothing new or groundbreaking...
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    Re: Your worst blind buy ever !!

    + 1 for Individuel. Luckily my purchase was just a decant.
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    Re: Your worst blind buy ever !!

    You must have got a bad bottle of Insurrection Pure. It's damn near identical to Aventus.
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense

    Sometimes an extra 2" makes all the difference.
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense

    I'm in. Can't wait to try it.
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    Re: What's your favourite shower gel?

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    2.94 a bottle.
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    Re: Dior SAUVAGE. A constructive discussion

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  46. Re: We need more scents with mango! Who's with me?!

    According to Google it is, but I think there are different varieties. I'm familiar with the yellow variety (not purple) that is common in Colombia.
  47. Re: We need more scents with mango! Who's with me?!

    I had no idea, thanks Hednic!
  48. Re: polo red intense vs polo red extreme? any opinions? also azzaro wanted??

    Wanted is pretty good, reminds me of JPG Ultra Male. Good longevity.
  49. Re: We need more scents with mango! Who's with me?!

    Love mango and liked it in Polo black enough to make it my daily scent for a good year.
    Would love to see more of it. Also would love to see maracuya in a cologne.
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    Re: New - Jean Paul Gaultier Ultra Male

    I like it and I'm 57. Hope that's ok.
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    Re: Bahamas Vacation

    If there are any fragrance shops, the prices will be double or triple what you would normally pay in the states.(As is about everything else there.)
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    Re: Bvlgari Pour Homme Extreme

    Amazon has a 30ml for 15 bucks and free Prime shipping.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    This is the way a lot of us feel about Aventus. Nothing but the sound of crickets on multiple wearings.
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    Re: BNers with similar "nose" like yours

    I've often thought Bigbz and I must have been separated at birth.
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    Re: New Fragrance: Polo Red Extreme

    Jesus man what a combo I'm in like Flynn...
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    Re: NEW: Carolina Herrera 212 Men Aqua

    I'm in.
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    Re: Dior SAUVAGE. A constructive discussion

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    Re: Dior SAUVAGE. A constructive discussion

    I've been wating 20 years for the bitch to disapate. But I'm still married....:cry:
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    Re: NEW: Armani Code Colonia

    Powdery? Did you say powdery?
    I'm crushed.
    I'm out.
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    Re: NEW Boss Bottled Tonic

    You had me at grapefruit and ginger.
    And recently enjoying BOSS the Scent from a decant. Not bad.
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    Re: Polo Black vs. Polo Double Black

    Like Black better, the mango note you seek is more dominant in that one IMO.
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    Re: The NEW Bvlgari Aqva ATLANTIQVE for 2017

    I had a similar experience. There's a note in Amara that is like nails on a chalkboard. I had to scrub it off. After the scrubbing, the area on my wrist that had been sprayed, actually smelled nice....
  63. Re: Free to a Good Home - Men's Giveaway Thread 2016

    Glad you guys enjoyed the opportunity to at least try it!
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    Re: NEW: Calvin Klein Eternity for men Intense

    I'm in.
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    Re: NEW: Baldessarini Cool Force

    Sounds horrible LOL :rolleyesold:
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    No, but she'll be willing to travel at her expense after I lay the charm on her :wink:
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    Hey Buddy, one more piece of advice you didn't ask for...don't listen to everything you hear at work. My younger brother is always telling me what "the guys at work say" and they're a bunch of...
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    Can you PM me her Facebook name please? I'd like to take her off your hands.:grin:
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    Re: Can we stop it with the "BEST" stuff?

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    Re: YSL la nuit - overhyped

    Actually Jeremy put that rumour to bed a long time ago by stating that each and every other YSL cologne he had ever smelled sucked and he hated them.
    It just so happens that he loves this one.
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    Shave it off instead of trying to cover it up with a comb-over or hairspray.That shows that you're confident. Trying to hide it makes you look un-confident.
    Granted, the majority of women would...
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    Re: Blind buy Club de Nuit Intense?

    Or you could buy a 90ml bottle of Insurrection Pure II off ebay for 19.00 including shipping.
    98% identical to Aventus, no one will ever be able to tell the difference unless they're a fraghead,...
  73. Re: Where's the love for John Varvatos Platinum Edition?

    I tried this the other day. Reminded me of Valentino Intense and DHI. But since I don't care for those two, it's a pass for me. Good staying power though.
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    Re: NEW : Azzaro Wanted

    It's kind of a combo of One Million and Ultra Male. It's not bad. Ladies like it.
  75. Re: Free to a Good Home - Men's Giveaway Thread 2016

    PM me your address Bro :thumbup:
  76. Re: Free to a Good Home - Men's Giveaway Thread 2016

    I've got (3) 4.5 ml sample mini's of Moschino Uomo. This came out in 1998, but recently is enjoying a comeback due to a couple recent Jeremy Fragrance reviews. In one, it's his number one cheap scent...
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    Re: Joop Homme Wild

    I like it. I'ts sweet and boozy and projects like a monster. Great deal for the money. Although I haven't worn it for years I've still got a bottle.
  78. Thread: Mont Blanc

    by TheShadow
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    Re: Mont Blanc

    I don't like Individuel at all.
    Legend Spirit is good for the first 15 minutes then disappears.

    Legend Intense, Legend 2013, and Emblem Intense are all good.
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    Re: Vacation time

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    This is how I roll, but I'm out of the country usually for 2 months at a time.
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    Re: Dior Sauvage SPORT?

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    Re: Valentino uomo intense.

    I much prefer the original to the intense version.
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    Re: NEW: Hugo Iced Hugo Boss

    Will blind buy a bottle and a backup before the reformulation.
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    Re: Thoughts on Invictus Aqua?

    I get really good performance from it considering it's a fresh scent. It does have a bit of a plastic vibe during the drydown, but overall it smells good.
    I'd say I get a good 6 hours out of it...
  84. Re: What Would You Consider To Be The Best Clubbing Fragrance For Men?

    This.
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    Re: Need some compliments

    Well, I'm exaggerating of course, I should have probably said 1000%.:rolleyesold:
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    Re: Need some compliments

    I personally wouldn't go with Aventus. There are basenoters who have worn it 100 times and received 500 compliments, and basenoters who have worn it 100 times and received 0 compliments. How do you...
  87. Thread: Longevity

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    Re: Longevity

    JPG Ultra Male is a beast. One spray will go 24 hours on me. And it smells good to boot.
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    Re: Cuantos hablais español?

    Bienvenidos VintageDuneFan!
    Soy de Los Estados Unidos pero hablo bastante espanol. Conozco tu ciudad muy bien, estoy alla cada dos o tres meses.
    Tambien, hay por lo menos una persona aqui de...
  89. Re: The first Guerlian in my small collection... (that I like)...

    Eau Tres Fraiche is the one that is most likely to appeal to you.
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    Re: Summer Scents - Opinion / Recommendations

    Cant believe no one mentioned Versace Pour Homme yet.It's exactly what you're looking for.
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    Re: Disappointed with Nasomatto

    It's been done before.
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    Re: Which one, among these 5?

    I'd go with Bleu as a far safer bet for the people around you to enjoy. Sauvage tends to be polarizing in my experience, you'll get a majority of women who love it, but then a few will really dislike...
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    Re: time to take those pictures

    Thanks hednic! I'm just making sure I got back-ups if they change the formulation :rolleyesold:
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    Re: time to take those pictures

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    Re: NEW: Armani Code Colonia

    I'm in.
  96. Poll: Re: Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme (Not The Regular Allure Homme Sport) Vs Versace Pour Homme

    Both smell great.
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    Re: Donald Trump builds his fragrance Empire

    You can buy a 3.4 oz bottle forless than 20 bucks on ebay.
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    Re: Committed to the game ... Shaved my arms.

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  99. Re: antonio banderas king of seduction black or absolute??? worth a cheap buy?

    100 ml 14.45, brand new in box.
    Check the reviews on Fragrantica, it's pretty well liked.
  100. Re: antonio banderas king of seduction black or absolute??? worth a cheap buy?

    Seduction in Black is well worth what you will pay for it. Look on Ebay, they almost give it away. It's not bad, but of course will get no love here on BN.
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