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    Re: Love the Juice, Hate the Bottle!

    https://secure.server101.com/bisaros/shop/images/shop/body%20kouros.jpg


    I like how the bottle feels... but hate how I'm always scared it'll topple over.
    Love the juice though!
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    Re: Some Q's about Body Kouros!

    I gather than you, like me, are waiting with excitement for a delivery from The Perfumed Court!?

    I have been disappointed every morning so far this week, lol.
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    Re: Looking for a new Fresh/Aquatic Cologne

    Chanel Allure Homme Blanche seems to be something suiting the mood of a hot, sunny beach.
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    Re: How quickly can a fragrance turn?

    Temperature is relatively cool. It does vary a bit but not massively. I keep them well away from any heat source. In fact, seeing that you live in the UK too, I imagine our conditions are identical....
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    Re: How quickly can a fragrance turn?

    :grin:
    I decided to make it permanent after no one believed us when we said that we saw it as everyone's avatar. ;)
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    How quickly can a fragrance turn?

    I apologise if this question has been asked before, but I used the search function and a load of pretty irrelevant topics were all I could find.


    The fragrance in question is D&G The One. Two...
  7. Re: Need your imput guys and gals on CK brand...

    When did you get your bottle?
  8. Re: Need your imput guys and gals on CK brand...

    I imagine you've both got different formulas - sadly the most recent one is reminiscent of something an old woman wear. The previous edition was gorgeous and delicious though.
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    Re: L'Egoiste by Chanel.

    I am so desperate to try this.

    Don't have the guts to buy blind though. :(
  10. Re: Will Soccer Fans Want To Smell Like A Stadium?

    Oh dear God no.

    I'm football mad but the smell is definitely not one of the things that attracts me. :grin:
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    Re: Association by Scent

    I wore Body Kouros for the first time on a night out 2 weeks ago, it was a posh ball sort of thing (I know BK isn't particularly suited to that, but I was desperate to wear it).

    I smelt it again...
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    Re: Strong pefume for men

    Hmm, with this attitude, I can't say I'd want to be in the same room as you at any point. :shocked:
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    Poll: Re: Chanel Pour Monsieur VS Eau Sauvage

    I asked the same question on here last year, and went with Eau Sauvage in the end.

    Don't regret it one bit!
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    Re: Obsession men: has the formula changed?

    It has been reformulated at least twice.

    I never tried the original formulation, which apparently was by far the best.

    The second most recent reformulation was still very good - incredibly long...
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    Re: Some Q's about Body Kouros!

    1. Is it ANYTHING like Kouros? Not to my nose, no. Not at all.
    2. Here at basenotes it has 8- votes and 73+, in your opinion is that a fair rating? I love it - so yes.
    3. What other scents would...
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana The one Gentleman

    Strange, in one picture the liquid is black, and in the other pale blue! :huh:
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    Re: Luxury Fragrances

    I'll 5th/6th/7th or whatever Dior Homme.
    Also Burberry London. Absolutely dirth cheap, but boy you wouldn't think so from the smell.
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    Re: Do you believe in love at first sniff?

    I limit myself to 10 bottles at a time, so rather than post my 10 out and out favs, I'll use these.

    Terre D'hermes - NO
    Eau Sauvage - YES
    M7 Fresh - NO
    Joop Thrill - NO
    Body Kouros - YES...
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    Re: Most Successful Men's Fragrance?

    It's a shame that with two amazing fragrances in Dior Homme and Dior Homme Intense, plus another very good frag in Dior Homme Cologne, that this pile of mess beats them all.

    Then again, not sure...
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    I sprayed half a spray on my wrist yesterday (you know, that pathetic first spray you get out of a new bottle).

    It was strong for 4 hours and I could just about smell it after 7 hours. Were it a...
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    Re: Fragrance house elimination game!

    Acqua di Parma (10)
    Amouage (11)
    Armani (7) -
    Azzaro (10)
    By Kilian (10)
    Chanel (10)
    CDG (12)
    CK (7)
    Creed (11)
    Davidoff (6)
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    I have just received a bottle, it looks like the bottom of seemon's two, I will report back with strength later. :)
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    Re: Joop Thrill - I'm thrilled

    No, I don't mean I won't like it.
    I just mean maybe it's best not buying blind. I am still eager to try it.
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    Re: Joop Thrill - I'm thrilled

    I considered buying this blind a while ago. Seemed a nice summer option and I had no way to try it.
    Glad I didn't after this post!
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    Re: Joop Thrill - I'm thrilled

    Another fan here. Hugely superior over the original Joop!, which after abusing as a 15/16 year old I could never go near again.

    I grabbed it at a bargain price of 22 for 100ml.


    I'm stumped...
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    Re: Is there a fragrance we all like?

    Big thumbs down from me!




    I was going to suggest this too.
  27. Re: Fragrances you are glad you didn't buy blind.

    Agreed on this one.

    Nearly bought blind because of the hype, and because I struggled to find it anywhere. Eventually did find it and was relieved I'd not wasted my cash.
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    Re: Waffle Cone Scent?

    I wore it today and thought it had a bit of chocolate orangey-ness to it, glad I'm not the only one! ;)

    Love the stuff though, give it another try OP. :)
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    Re: Best masculine with ylang

    Neroli by Czech and Speake, a lovely floral with Ylang.

    It is unisex though, rather than masculine.
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    Re: S o t D - Wednesday 21st April 2010

    On my left wrist, a sample of Czech & Speake Oxford & Cambridge.
    On my right wrist, a sample of Czech & Speake No. 88.

    Very much like No. 88, not sure about O&C yet but I keep wanting to smell my...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: April 2010

    Was this in reply to my post?

    If so, I said COUNTY, not COUNTRY.

    There is only one House of Fraser in the County I love in. ;)
  32. Re: What colognes do you wear to study or read?

    I wear no scent when I study.

    While I like the idea of certain scents energizing you, helping keep you interested etc, I find wearing anything just distracts me while working.
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    When did you purchase?
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    Feel unique is pretty good value. :)
    How much was postage?
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    Cheers - I look forward to hearing how you get on with your new bottle!
    Guess I should avoid cheap smells then!
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: April 2010

    http://imworld.aufeminin.com/breves/D20100208/AMen-Sunessence-280-141907_XL.jpg

    Thierry Mugler A*Men Sunessence.

    Was the last one they had in the only House of Fraser in the county.
    From this...
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    Has anyone bought BK from www.cheapsmells.com ?

    If so, how was it?
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    I'm eager to hear your results.

    A shop-bought bottle probably provides a good idea to whether it really has been reformulated or whether some have just been unlucky with bad bottles!
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    Strange. Seemon and dreamer81 identical opened bottles, but completely different results. So I guess the different printing isn't the answer. :(


    I am really gutted about this.

    I only...
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    Re: Seeking Joop! Extrait

    It has to be, surely!

    Although last night, when I had complete nose blockage, Joop! was one of the frags I sprayed to test if I had any sense of smell at all, along with A*Men and M7. I couldn't...
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    Re: Seeking Joop! Extrait

    No April fools after 12.00! Naughty! ;)
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    Re: S o t D - Thursday 1st April 2010

    Habit Rouge from a sample vial.

    SO much sweeter than I expected!
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    Re: Animal Attack..!

    It is NOT an April fool on behalf of LeGrandDuc and others who have reported the weird avatar.
    I have the same issue too.

    I'm guessing it's an April fool on from the guys who run the site.
    ...
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    Re: Body Kouros with no longevity and sillage?

    Oh god I hope not. :(

    Have been wearing it from a vial this week and have loved it, this has put me off going ahead and purchasing though...

    Can anyone clarify whether it has been reformulated?
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    Re: Ice*Men has been discontinued

    I bought Mugler cologne in a department store in the UK just a few weeks ago!
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    Re: Thierry Mugler A*Men Sunessence

    As far as I am aware, House of Fraser is the only place you can try it I'm afraid. :(

    However, there are a few sample sprays available on ebay. 3.99 for two 1.2ml, so quite steep. I'm going...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler A*Men Sunessence

    Smelt this today, bloody hell it's terrific.

    Gutted to see that it is limited edition. Doubt I'll be able to find it cheaper than 47.00. With it being 20% off today in House of Fraser, I'm in a...
  48. Poll: Re: BMM10: 3/23 Game 58 (Eau Sauvage vs. L'Air Du Desert Marocain)

    Come on Eau Sauvage, claw it back!
  49. Re: What's your summer rotation?? (let's limit the count at 8)

    At the moment mine is:
    Eau Sauvage
    M7 Fresh
    Mugler Cologne
    Terre D'hermes.

    I'll probably also wear Dior Homme too. I know I probably shouldn't but I doubt i'll be able to resist.

    I'm...
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    Re: What are the 3 most powerful of this group?

    If it is the most recent formulation of Obsession that you would be purchasing, then that would certainly not make the list.

    It is a pathetic shadow of its former self. And when I talk about its...
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    Poll: Re: Mugler Cologne VS. Infusion D'Homme

    Having just this morning received my brand new 100ml bottle of Mugler, I think my choice is obvious. ;)
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    Re: Mugler Cologne - Bottle & Packaging

    Thank you guys, that has cleared it up nicely - much appreciated.

    Think I'll go for the first one, would prefer the security of knowing the atomizer was properly sealed.
    Will also be the first...
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    Mugler Cologne - Bottle & Packaging

    I'm planning on buying a bottle of this delightful juice but am a bit confused over the bottling and packaging of it...

    I have seen this bottle in my local department store:
    ...
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    Re: What was your first fragrance purchase?

    That was my first ever fragrance.

    Bought for me by someone else though, first I bought myself was probably D&G The One, before I had any real interest in fragrance.
  55. Poll: Re: Help me choose one of these frags for summer.

    Would love to be able to dip into the niche market but as a student my budget won't allow it...something for the future I guess!


    Thanks for all the opinions guys, much appreciated.
  56. Poll: Help me choose one of these frags for summer.

    Sorry, I am aware that these threads are VERY common, but really wanted some input.

    I've sampled them all, and will sample again before purchasing, but wanted to see what others had to say too, as...
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    Re: S o t D - Saturday, 20th February 2010

    Mugler Cologne

    http://100mililitros.com/store/images/P/ThierryMugler-MuglerCologne-M500.jpg


    From a vial.
    Very tempted to buy a full bottle.
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    Re: acqua di parma colonia vs. eau sauvage

    Poor old Eau Sauvage is getting a battering here... so I'll give it a vote to spare its blushes.
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    Re: The One or Alternative?

    I really enjoy The One. It is the only fragrance I owned 'pre-basenotes' that I have kept - the rest didn't cut the mustard when I discovered gems from here.

    The One was probably the first...
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    Re: Life of a fragance

    Hmm, this thread has worried me now, making me think I ought to pack all my fragrances away into a cupboard or something.
    The thing is though having my fragrances nicely on display and being able to...
  61. Poll: Re: Do the seasons control your fragrance selection?

    No.

    I generally see fragrances as 'day' and night' fragrances. I guess my day fragrances are more summery, and my night fragrances more wintery... but I wear them depending on the occasion not the...
  62. Poll: Re: Rive Gauche: Masterpiece, Nice, or Mediocre?

    I've gone with mediocre. I was so excited about trying this, then when I finally got the chance to, I was so disappointed. It was almost as if I were spraying water onto my skin.

    I then tried...
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    Re: S o t D: Saturday, 23rd January 2010

    Gucci Pour Homme

    http://smellsgoood.com/male/wp-content/woo_custom/39-Gucci_Pour_Homme.jpg
  64. Re: What is the general consensus on AdG on this forum?

    It would be great at putting me to sleep. Cos I find it pretty damn boring...but that's just my opinion. If you enjoy it, wear it.
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    Re: Is it true that YSL M7 are reformulated?

    Really? Wow!

    Two sprays of the new stuff gives me mega strength and silage for 10 hours, and I can still smell it 24 hours later.

    Guess that shows what a difference skin can make.
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    Re: How often do you buy fragrances??

    I bought 9 bottles for myself in 2009.

    Out of the 10 fragrances I now own I only had one previous to 2009, so I've basically revamped my collection.

    Have limited myself to 10 though so won't be...
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    Re: M7 or M7 fresh?

    Break the bank and go for both! :thumbsup:


    I recently bought both and do not regret it one bit.


    M7 is truly fantastic, but I wouldn't wear it out in the day time if I were paid, due to its...
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    Re: What scent are you hoping Santa brings?

    I was hoping for:

    Dior Homme
    M7
    M7 Fresh
    Eau Sauvage
    CK Obsession

    Got them all except M7 Fresh, which I have just purchased online using Christmas money. :)
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    Re: Scent with the most longevity?

    One spray of CK Obsession lasted me almost 2 weeks. It was actually incredibly irritating.
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    Re: Number of sprays. What's your record?

    My skin must eat fragrance up, because I pretty much always put more than 10 sprays on, whatever fragrance I wear.

    And it isn't overpowering at all - I get housemates to check and stuff.

    Can't...
  71. Thread: Armani Mania

    by RDFCHarry
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    Re: Armani Mania

    Worst fragrance I have ever tried to be brutally honest.
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes - EDT & Pure Perfume

    Thank you all very much for your replies!

    In that case I'll not hesitate to purchase an ETD.
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    Terre D'Hermes - EDT & Pure Perfume

    First of all I apologise if what I am posting has been mentioned before, I realise that TD'H has been discussed to death, however after looking through previous topics I found none that I thought...
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    Re: What fragrance are you considering?

    Am eagerly awaiting a vial of Terre D'Hermes I ordered last week.

    Have not smelt it before but from the many reviews I have read I am desperate to try it and even more desperate to like it!...
  75. Re: Where's the longevity in the current Obsession for Men?

    I put two sprays on my arm on Friday afternoon, so about 72 hours ago. I did it along with about 10 other sprays on different parts of my body in a department store.

    Despite having worn a couple...
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    Re: Dior Eau Sauvage or Chanel Pour Monsieur?

    Thanks for the responses guys, much appreciated.

    I'm now very tempted to go for both!
    Think I may get Eau Sauvage now, then a few months down the line, when funds allow it, add Pour Monsieur.
    ...
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    Re: Dior Eau Sauvage or Chanel Pour Monsieur?

    Newbie here...


    Was just to post a thread posing this exact question, thought I'd search first just in case it had been asked before, and to my surprise it has!


    I'm reasonably new to the...
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