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    Re: My first Creed experience!

    Check out my old post on favorite creed bottle to own: http://www.basenotes.net/threads/281551-If-you-were-to-own-%28or-buy%29-ONE-bottle-of-CREED-what-would-it-be?highlight=
  2. Re: La Nuit De L'homme or angel men!

    La Nuit De L'Homme
  3. Re: Need help choosing the fragrance for a girl...

    Check out Sephora, you can't go wrong over there.
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    Re: What is your definiton of "niche perfumery"?

    Niche is:

    -More expensive
    -More exclusive
    -More unknown to people, especially those who aren't into fragrances
    -More likely to be unique from other fragrances, although not always
  5. Re: Dior homme Intense febuary 2010

    Buy it. If you don't like it resell it.
  6. Re: Tom Ford Noir de Noir or Bond no. 9 West Side

    Another Vote for NDN
  7. Poll: Re: What is your favorite Private Blend Tom Ford Fragrance?

    Noir de Noir would've be my second choice.
  8. Re: Have you seen Tonka Imperiale inside Nordstroms department stores?

    There is a flagship store in San Francisco near Union Square.
  9. Poll: Re: What is your favorite fragrance from Guerlain's L'Art et La Matiere?

    My choice would be SDV
  10. What is the best Vanilla based fragrance have you smelled? own?

    For me it would have to be SDV by Guerlain. Smelling it for the first time was like finding love at first site. I remember sampling this on the skin and remembered thinking that this was the holy...
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    Re: Dark vanilla

    Try Tobacco Vanille
  12. Should I buy L'Homme if I already own La Nuit De L'Homme? Opinion Please

    I've own YSL La Nuit De L'Homme for a very long time and prefer it over the original. However recently I've been re-sampling the original and I'm considering the possibility of purchasing it. It's a...
  13. Poll: What is your favorite fragrance from Guerlain's L'Art et La Matiere?

    If you can have ONLY one bottle from the L'Art et La Matiere line what would it be?
  14. Poll: What is your favorite Private Blend Tom Ford Fragrance?

    If you can choose ONLY one bottle from the Private Blend line what would it be?
  15. Have you seen Tonka Imperiale inside Nordstroms department stores?

    I know Tonka Imperiale is available online on their website, I was wondering if I can find it at one of their department stores?
  16. Carrying Fragrances 1.7oz Bottles on Planes Safe?

    I'm well aware aware of the TSA policies of carrying bottles on planes that is, <100ml in 1L zip lock bags. Should I worry about the possibility of confiscation of bottles that are 1.7 or 2.5oz if I...
  17. How to pry open up a (vintage DHI) fragrance bottle, Tips/Reccomendations?

    I used up one of my two 50ml silver neck vintage DHI bottles. The bottle is not quite empty, there's at least several mls left inside. I would hate to have to dispose the bottle along with those last...
  18. Re: SOTD: Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

    word
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    Poll: Re: Which SL is superior?

    Never tried these.
  20. Re: Your Top 10 for Autumn/Fall 2011

    1. New Haarlem
    2. Green Irish Tweed
    3. Aventus
    4. Tobacco Vanille
    5. Italian Cypress
    6. Chergui
    7. Pure Malt
    8. Musc Ravageur
    9. Brooklyn
    10. L'Instant Extreme
  21. Re: Your Top 10 for Autumn/Fall 2011

    Very good choices!
  22. Re: SOTD Sunday, 11 September 2011

    Green Irish Tweed
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    Re: Does anyone know where to buy AMEN Pure Malt and AMEN Pure Havane online?

    http://www.neimanmarcus.com/store/catalog/prod.jhtml?itemId=prod131540054&parentId=cat10470747&masterId=null&index=1&cmCat=cat000000cat000285cat10470744cat10470747
  24. Poll: Re: Favorite Serge Lutens out of these?

    Chergui no brainer.
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    Re: Serge Lutens 5 0 clock ?

    Same here, that goes for most of the other Serge Lutens imo.
  26. SOTD: Saturday, September 10th, 2011

    Aventus - CREED
  27. Re: How many fragrances do you really need in an ideal fragrance wardrobe?

    two dozen is a respectable amount.
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    Re: Amen Theirry Mugler

    Agree. I would add Pure Coffee.
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    Re: Does anyone know where to buy AMEN Pure Malt and AMEN Pure Havane online?

    The re-release was actually held in late August not September. They posted the exact date for the re-release on their Twitter Account. It was only available on their boutique site for several hours...
  30. Re: perfect scent to wear to a toga party?

    Philosykos - Diptyque
  31. Poll: Re: Sel de Vetiver vs Creed Erolfa vs Sel Marin.

    Sel Marin for me.
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    Re: L'instant de Guerlain

    I'm from Cali and I would avoid wearing this if it's going to be 80+ degree weather. I would recommend the extreme version, which is a better gourmand than the original.
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    Re: What to buy?

    Agree here. Pure Havane and Pure Coffee are both definitely worth looking into as well.
  34. Re: Winter Frag for my Gf birthday...need help

    Try these Vanilla scents:
    - Eau Duelle - Diptyque
    - Un Bois Vanille - Serge Lutens
    - Spiritueuse Double Vanille - Guerlain
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    Re: Pure Malt

    Pretty good stuff, ill admit that. Still it's not enough to convince me to go out and buy a bottle flanker whenever TM decides to release it in the US.
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    Re: What to buy?

    You can definitely try asking some of the fellow BNers, you might be able to strike a deal. Keep your fingers crossed.
  37. Re: Are CREEDs good for clubbing?

    Newer MI bottles have a much saltier scent and watermelon scent is much weaker. The newer MI bottles would not make the ranks for clubbing.
  38. Re: Are CREEDs good for clubbing?

    Relax man, not everyone is going to agree the same. CREED is amazing and definitely worth the money imo, and others will agree. You may not agree and that's perfectly fine. It's all good.
  39. Re: New A*Men Flanker available in Canada

    I will walk out completely disgusted, chilli and gourmand... yuck.
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    Re: What to buy?

    I'd go for the Pure Malt definitely worth it despite the steep ass price.
  41. Re: Are CREEDs good for clubbing?

    1. Millisime Imperial Pre-2010 Batch
    2. Original Santal
    3. Aventus
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    Re: Pure Malt

    I saw the chilli chocolate when i was at target today, i bought it. i didn't the pear one but i did see this other the had mixed berries.
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    Re: Body Kouros vs Pure Malt

    Pure Malt
  44. Re: Declaration vs. Terre D'hermes

    Neither of these have appealed to me.
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    Re: Drakkar Noir = ???

    yup
  46. Need Female Opinions: Do you like the smell of Musc Ravageur and/or New Haarlem on a Guy?

    I'm asking this question because I personally enjoy both Musc Ravageur and New Haarlem and plan on getting both bottles before the year is up. I have a lot of female friends whose ages range from...
  47. SOTD: Friday, September 9th, 2011

    Edition Blanche - CHANEL
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    Re: What is your biggest 360?

    I was originally a huge hater of Thierry Mugler's Pure Havane when it first came across back in April. I read up on the notes and noticed Tobacco and was completely turned off by it, I also hated...
  49. Poll: Re: Which vanilla do you prefer: Guerlain - Spirtueuse Double Vanille or Serge Lutens - Un Bois Vani

    Montale was never sold in retails in the US.
  50. Re: Creed Private Tabarome - what's the big deal?

    Try this here.
  51. Re: Where to buy glass / plastic atomizers? (UK shipping)

    1. http://www.pilotvials.com/Atomizer_Vials.html

    2. http://store01.prostores.com/servlet/accessoriesforfragrances/StoreFront
  52. Re: Boss Bottled Night - The Secret Exposed

    Another bullsh*t flanker for a designer fragrance, nothing more.
  53. Re: YSL L'homme - How many sprays?

    Depends on the occasion and personal preference.
  54. Re: Time to resurrect the Pure Malt sub-forum?

    I doubt that very many people would think that.
  55. Re: New A*Men Flanker available in Canada

    I like your review, however your description of this fragrance will not change my view towards it. I still think it's a terrible, disappointing flanker and not worth the money to go and purchase a...
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    Re: Pure Malt

    Never tried chili chocolate maybe i'll look for it if im doing grocery shopping.
  57. Re: Wearing Musc Ravageur or New Haarlem around younger females???

    That's very true. However that shouldn't give me a reason not to wear an amazing niche gourmand fragrance.
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    Re: Any Philosykos Fans in Here?

    + 1 She's looks rather pretty.
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    Re: Chest sprays question

    I usually wait a minute or two after spraying, then I put my shirt back on.
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    Re: Pure Malt

    I just don't see how chilli paste could fit with A*MEN. Chocolate, vanilla, caramel and then throw in some chilli, it's random and sounds disgusting. I don't want to try that f*ckin limited edition...
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    Re: Booze and gourmand scents

    Add Pure Malt and Spiritueuse Double Vanille.
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    Re: Pure Malt

    Combining food scents and A*MEN or any other TM fragrances is silly. I ain't buying that sh*t from them f*ck that.
  63. Re: Wearing Musc Ravageur or New Haarlem around younger females???

    Good idea.
  64. Poll: Re: parfums d'empire - amBre russe VS frapin - 1270

    1270
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    Re: Gourmands to Class

    Here are the ones I would wear to class:
    - New Haarlem
    - Pure Malt
    - Pure Havane
    - SDV
    - L' Instant Extreme
    - Tobacco Vanille
  66. Poll: Re: Givenchy Pi vs Gaultier 2 ..............Which do you prefer??!

    Givenchy Pi
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    Re: Your Top 10 for Fall 2011

    Top 10 Fall 2010 in no particular order:
    - GIT - CREED
    - Aventus - CREED
    - New Haarlem - Bond No. 9
    - Tobacco Vanille - Tom Ford
    - Philosykos - Diptyque
    - Chergui - Serge Lutens
    - Brooklyn -...
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    Re: Pure coffee vs New Harlem

    Really do we need another thread comparing Pure Coffee and New Haarlem??? There are plenty of threads in the forums that cover this exact thread. Please do a search to see if the thread that you're...
  69. Re: Amouage Memoir vs Penhaligon`s Elixir.

    + 1
  70. Re: Wearing Musc Ravageur or New Haarlem around younger females???

    Definitely agree here, in the clubs though there would be a mixture between younger and older women. MR would more likely appeal to the older women "twenties and thirties" than younger women "early...
  71. Re: SOTD Wednesday 7 September 2011

    Italian Cypress
  72. Re: Tom Ford Italian Cypress: Celebrate Manhood

    IC is definitely one of my picks for the summer.
  73. Re: Tom Ford Italian Cypress: Celebrate Manhood

    Along with TV and TL, IC is one of my top favorites from TF.
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    Re: Favourite Fragrances

    Aventus - CREED

    GIT - CREED
  75. Re: END OF THE WORLD = 09/2011!? Reformulation of dior homme intense..

    Count me out for this fragrance. The top and mid notes that have the cosmetic/make-up/lipstick (iris) defeats the purpose of having this fragrance. 2-3 hours of this insidious notes before the nice...
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    Re: Pure Malt

    It would be hard to believe that they would go through all that hard work and sweat to produce only a few hundred bottles. However i do believe that whatever the amount of PM bottles they produced,...
  77. Re: When YOU were 18-23 years old - TOP 5 FRAGS

    - Aventus
    - Musc Ravageur
    - GIT
    - Chergui
    - New Haarlem
  78. Re: Wearing Musc Ravageur or New Haarlem around younger females???

    I would wear New Haarlem on a more casual occasion like going to class, going to work, and going out day or night. Musc Ravageur I would wear solely nights out to the clubs, bars, and intimate...
  79. Re: Wearing Musc Ravageur or New Haarlem around younger females???

    I agree with this, I don't expect all women (and men) to like one or both of these fragrance. Despite this I plan on buying both because I like them.

    I was browsing through the threads and i...
  80. Re: Wearing Musc Ravageur or New Haarlem around younger females???

    My social age group.
  81. Wearing Musc Ravageur or New Haarlem around younger females???

    Personally I like Musc Ravageur better than New Haarlem but I plan to purchase both bottles before the year is up. I was wondering if Musc Ravageur and New Haarlem are both great scents to wear...
  82. Re: College guys 18-23 years old. TOP 5 FRAGS

    1. Aventus
    2. Musc Ravageur
    3. GIT
    4. Chergui
    5. New Haarlem

    Honorable Mentions: Rose 31 and Tobacco Vanille
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    Re: Pure Coffee Vs New Harlem

    Agree. Though I recommend both bottles!!
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    Re: Pure Malt

    In light of this disappointment, I will consider purchasing a niche bottle either New Haarlem or Musc Ravageur. Can't decide which one though i like them both.
  85. Re: Help Me Pick A New Sweet Scent..

    This or Edition Blanche
  86. Re: Help Me Pick A New Sweet Scent..

    1. Pure Malt
    2. Pure Havane
    3. Pure Coffee
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    How many different batch numbers are there currently for Aventus?
  88. Re: New A*Men Flanker available in Canada

    That can't be right. That must be Angel, see thread: http://www.basenotes.net/content/792-Thierry-Mugler-invites-us-to-try-The-Taste-of-Fragrance
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    Re: Hugo Boss and Tommy Hilfiger

    Pass on both brands, none of their bottles are good imo.

    Try looking into some of these brands instead:
    - Dior
    - Chanel
    - Thierry Mugler
    - Guerlain
    - Yves Saint Laurent
  90. Re: Need Help/Advice! Should I BLIND BUY A*Men Pure Havane (2011)?

    Yes blind buy, it's limited edition and is getting harder to find. If you don't like it you can sell it as there will always be people who would be willing to buy it off of someone.
  91. Re: L'artisan Parfumeur -- like but not love fragrance line?

    Bond No. 9 makes a ton of sh*tty bottles that are not worth the price. L'artisan is more affordable although im not impressed with a lot of their bottles.
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    Re: CK Be

    i dont like kouros either.
  93. Re: SOTD: Sunday, September 4th, 2011

    Japon Noir - Tom Ford
  94. Re: L'Artisan: Traversée du Bosphore - Is this amazing or what?

    Maybe instead of a bottle, i might consider doing a split. I'm sort of strapped on money these past few weeks.
  95. Re: L'Artisan Traversee du Bosphore

    Any Mod please!!!
  96. Re: Choosing a good casual and formal fragrance

    Casual and Formal: GIT and Aventus
  97. Re: Why doesn't Channel Allure Homme Sport COLOGNE (the best of the allure line) get no love?

    It's plain and boring imo. It's one of my least favorites from Chanel along with Bleu and Allure Homme.
  98. Poll: Re: If you were to own (or buy) ONE bottle of CREED what would it be?

    How long has Selection Verte been discontinued?
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    Re: Amen as a date scent

    I would prefer Pure Malt over original A*MEN for a date scent.
  100. Re: Spraying fragrances on clothes: Good or bad?

    Good: Longer longevity.
    Bad: Does not come off right away, even after a wash.
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