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    Re: Burberry touch-your opinion?

    Divine's L'Homme de Coeur,

    where to buy?
  2. Re: Can someone summarize these fragrances please?

    Thanks keep them coming for my boy
    Moon: was your post intended to be a joke?
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    Re: Burberry touch-your opinion?

    One of my top 3. And its only $25.
    With pepper..yet still smells young ...nice
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    Re: Worst Comment (or reaction)Ever Received?

    It was for me :/
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    Re: Lime fragrances

    Yep.. and 1/256 the cost of a bottle of Creed Virgin Island Water
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    Re: Ebay to shut down all decant sales

    I just want to say I got a decant from Nancy at Fishbone and it was the most amazing packaging ive ever recieved in an ebay purchase.
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    Re: Worst Comment (or reaction)Ever Received?

    Virgin Island Water
    "it smells like my sister"
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    Re: Just bought Virgin Island Water--quick review

    Im dont own one "masculine" scent - but this one was even too femenine for me.
    The first comment I got was "it smells like my sister". The citrus note is amazing, the rose-ish note that follows...
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    Re: My virgin Island Water review/experience

    Virgin Island Water is nice. Lime then some rose petals or something. The hint of coconut is the best part because you accidentally get whiffs of it all day. Then when you smell your wrist its you...
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    Re: Creed Millesime Imperial

    Too true. It made my stomach turn.
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    Re: 10 sprays of nothing........

    Creed SMW
    Creed MI
    grr.
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    Re: My recent Manhattan scent experiences (long)

    I feel you but at the same token EVERYTHING on canal and broadway is fake.

    I wish I had a better understanding of the bootleg market of frags.

    I looked at the creed bottle and it was a...
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    Re: Longevity with Creed scents

    I feel your pain.

    I paid $150 for my MI, and a month or so later its half way gone. 7 sprays per application will do it to ya. I now only use it for sexy nights and am currently looking for...
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    Re: My recent Manhattan scent experiences (long)

    Do you have any recommended stores that have authentic frags?

    On broadway and canal the stores are stacked from floor to ceiling with frags.. but are they real? can they really sell two bottles...
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    Re: What makes a scent smell like "old man"

    You can go ahead and lock this. I did not understand the severity of the post and honestly thought it was a simple question. Thanks for your input and I appreciate it. :)
  16. Re: Smelled it again...that horrid, powdery sweet, marine men's cologne - what is it?

    Lacost Essential?
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    Re: What makes a scent smell like "old man"

    Why would anyone get offended?

    We are discussing scents and the notes that make them smell like old man.

    Maybe we can note the similarities so people dont make mistakes before they buy.

    Its...
  18. Re: which will recieve more compliments? envy vs a*men

    they both remind me of two for $5 colognes... skip
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    Poll: Re: Favorite Creed.....

    Creed MI
    nothing comes close
    and after 7 sprays, 2hrs later people can smell it within 6"..
    after 3hrs, only insects can smell it
  20. Re: which TYPE of scent makes you go..wow he smells good.

    Your right. Which is why it can be split into two categories.

    option1: "Ooh that smells damn good" (overall)
    vs
    option2: "I like a guy that smells like.." (very specific, based on a girl).
    ...
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    Re: New York, New York

    On Broadway and Canal street the going rate for a 4oz bottle of SMW is $30.
    Found it for $19. Paint chipping. Box looked legit as ever. These stores scare me.
  22. Re: which TYPE of scent makes you go..wow he smells good.

    When a girl buys scented candles.. what does she usually go for?
    when a girl buys lotion.. what does she usually go for?
    when a girl buys air re fresheners ... what does she usually go for?
    when...
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    Re: Longevity with Creed scents

    You say they last long because you can smell a hint of it after 8hrs? that doesnt count man. No one can smell it so whats the point?

    Im very disappointed with silage of all Creed scents so far...
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    Re: What makes a scent smell like "old man"

    I dont think it has to do with time lines.. i mean im sure "old man smell" from the 70s is similar to "old man smell" of the 90s which is smilar to old man smell of now...
  25. Re: Are you a Full Bottle Queen or a Sample/Decant Princess?

    I got a decant of A*Men, great car freshener
    and the decants that i actually like I keep them in my man-bag for on the road reapplication!
  26. Re: I have a date that's 20 years in the making - what to wear?

    Simply take a poll at your workplace. Spray one on one hand one on the other.
    I did this with M7 which in the end caused me to get something else.
  27. Re: I have a date that's 20 years in the making - what to wear?

    She's going on a date with you while married. Good luck ;) ;) ;) ;) ;) ;).

    Envy
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    Re: What makes a scent smell like "old man"

    The reason for starting this thread was Bois du Portugal... M7...
    in my opinion they smelled really - old. I want to avoid this in the future. So I wanted to know if it was a specific note ,...
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    What makes a scent smell like "old man"

    I do not want to list peoples favorite brands here...but what note is what gives those scents the genuine old man smell?
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    Re: Is this bottle of creed MI fake?

    thanks for ur input keep them coming guys. it lasts about 4-5hrs for me.. if someone could kindly give me a sample of the real deal I'd buy it. it looks legit to me I compared pics from creeds...
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    Re: Is this bottle of creed MI fake?

    Yeah it was weird. Every store I went to had GIT and Mountain Water for $70 (35 ea).
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    Re: Is this bottle of creed MI fake?

    new pics.

    I purchased this bottle online and have terrible longevity problems. I was by an area known for selling fake everything in NYC and saw they had perfume's for sale. I checked out a bottle...
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    Re: This thread is NOT for Creed-haters!

    http://community.basenotes.net/showthread.php?t=194413
    ^ maybe someone can identify this fake or real bottle
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    Re: This thread is NOT for Creed-haters!

    Thats the problem! 7 sprays for only 8 hours?!
    meaning the first hour or two of application you smell like you swam inside the creed bottle..then by midday-evening it smells "nice". Its rough for me...
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    Is this bottle of creed MI fake?

    I wasnt sure where to post this. Is this bottle fake?

    http://picasaweb.google.com/somesnapperishe/Creed?authkey=F4G7juNccHk

    you can zoom in on each. Thanks
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    Re: My Reluctant Love: Millesime Imperial

    any application techniques?
    I get the good ole 45 minute run.
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    Re: Women picking scents for men

    Women buy scents they think smell good. a That usually means frags with a hint of feminism (fruity, flowery, powdery, etc). A bottle of that stuff with have girls all over you. For example, my...
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    Re: "Men Smelling Badly" - Chandler Burr in NYT

    I was a long time fan of chrome. The ladies loved it. So did I.
    But after using Creed MI for awhile, one sniff of chrome causes my nose to feel like its burning. The top note is so bitter, sharp,...
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    Re: The faded REALLL scent.....amazing!

    smelled Vera Wang princess this weekend. It was very nice.
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    Re: Made a mistake..

    Ahh awesome. Fragrances can be a pain
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    Re: Made a mistake..

    Glad im not alone on this one! Maybe I was spoiled by my blind purchase of Creed MI :)

    Ill sell them for $25 each I just have to figure out how to be able to post in that section
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    Re: am i digressing back to prebasenotes?

    I think Old Spice is the only good smelling deoderants. :)
    I stopped using it because I dont think it meshes with my creed well
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    Made a mistake..

    I wanted to buy someone a fragrance out the blue. I chose the "scent of the year" Shalimar by Guerlain. I purchased it from fragrancex the big 2.5oz bottle.

    After one spray my stomach turned....
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    notes in detergent and softener

    hello

    is there a thread or website that shows the fragrance notes on popular detergents and softeners?

    it might be a good resource to find one to match a cologne or compliment it.

    am I...
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    Re: My Reluctant Love: Millesime Imperial

    any tips on application?

    right now one spray on neck ,half spray on each elbo area, half spray on each wrist. No one can smell it :( I have dry skin i think.
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    Re: My Reluctant Love: Millesime Imperial

    Please post up your spray techniques. Right now
    one in the chest
    one in the neck
    half on wrists

    while wearing a tee shirt and jeans its hardly noticeable to a female who is up and close
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    Re: Creed Virgin Island Water - First Review

    bergamot, Jamaican lime, Sicilian mandarin, Indian jasmine, coconut, ylang-ylang, ginger, musk. Now, I’ve never been to the Carribean

    sounds like Miami Glow
  48. Re: Looking to guide a friend in the right direction.

    so is the j lo considered a complex perfume?
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    Re: My Reluctant Love: Millesime Imperial

    i feel your pain. I love it as well. The misses hardly smelled it 2hrs later (after 3 sprays). I purchased it for her to go crazy.. she actually liked Azzaro Chrome better. *shrug*
  50. Re: Looking to guide a friend in the right direction.

    I tried checking other perfumes based on the notes of JLO MIAMI GLOW and didnt find anything.. thats the main reason for posting. It seems very unique.. I will buy some samples for whatever you guys...
  51. Re: Looking to guide a friend in the right direction.

    Like all interests and hobbies, when your first purchase usually isnt the best purchase. If you dig deeper you can always find better stuff. This goes for movies, music, books, etc. There is alot...
  52. Looking to guide a friend in the right direction.

    iami Glow

    * Top Notes
    * Coconut water, Pink Grapefruit, Passion Fruit, Blackcurrant,

    Middle Notes
    * ³Sunbaked Sand², Orange Flower, Cyclamen, Heliotrope,

    Base Notes...
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    Re: Are Creed scents really that good?

    Its a wonderful cologne. doesn't last long at all
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