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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 12th November, 2019

    As promised, in honor of *The* Perfumed Lady:

    Galop d'Hermes by Hermes

    http://www.basenotes.net/photos/products/300/26150112-7359.jpg
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    Re: Non-Powdery Leather Recommendations

    Yeah I just saw this thread now (was out of town) and I would've advised against trying Knize Ten, Powder!!

    Interested to see how you will like Bel Ami and Gomma. I think the Gucci is a great...
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    Re: Favorite ‘warm-spicy’ fragrance

    Yep Fille en Aiguilles is so good. Enjoy!
  4. Re: Any amazing Camphor-centric fragrances out there?

    I agree with the Hinoki and Siberian Summer recommendations. I will add one that hasn't been mentioned, but you have to like tuberose: Tubereuse Criminelle by Serge Lutens.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 12th November, 2019

    Koh-i-Noor by Areej le Dore

    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/perfume/375x500.52242.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 12th November, 2019

    PerfumedLady - HAPPY BIRTHDAY! I am going to wear Galop d'Hermes in your honor since you and I got to smell it together at the Hermes boutique in Chicago. Was so great to meet you there (and your...
  7. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I'm intrigued by the comments on the Vetiver Nocture Signature Edition.

    I, like many on this thread, love that scent but wish it was less potent. Last time I wore it I unscrewed my decant and...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I am back from NYC, when I left I only took the Areej le Dore decants with me. The new 4 ones from the 5th Collection + Koh-i-Noor.

    I was interested to see if Plumeria de Orris and War & Peace...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    War & Peace is so incredibly powdery, upon first application, it almost makes me a bit self conscious. Let's see how it wears over the course of the evening - I am headed out into incredibly cool...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 8th November, 2019

    War & Peace by Areej le Dore

    http://www.basenotes.net/photos/products/300/26159873-7744.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 8th November, 2019

    Enjoying NYC - but boy-oh-boy is it cold. Last night, when we walked out of the Pyramid Club it was 36 degrees. I can't remember the last time I was that cold. It was frightening and it took a...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 7th November, 2019

    I left for NYC today - just a fun quick trip until Monday with a friend. Have an Airbnb in Brooklyn and spent the afternoon bundled up (Miami folks like me get cold when it’s 50F!) and spent some...
  13. Re: Looking for a soft, rosewater-like rose

    ^ This
  14. Re: Douleur! By Bogue reaction vid— it’s priceless.

    First time hearing of this.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 5th November, 2019

    I had heard that Iris Cedre is just a re-issue/re-branding of the disco'd Infusion d'Homme by Prada, which I actually was asked to write a review for, for Perfume Shrine, in 2008 here: ...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 5th November, 2019

    Irisss by Xerjoff (from a sample)

    https://www.luckyscent.com//images/products/51112.jpg?width=400&404=product.png
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    Re: Best Aldehydic Fragrance

    White Linen by Estee Lauder
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Yes. I'm in no rush to make a final critical analysis of any of these. I disliked Atlantic Ambergris when I first smelled it. And Inverno Russo. Then they sort of snuck up on me.
  19. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Good news.

    I wore a tiny swipe of Vetiver Nocturne today to the gym. That's how I'm gonna wear it from now on. No spraying!
  20. Re: Concentration of White Linen: Parfum or Eau de Parfum?

    You're very welcome.

    I have a soft spot for White Linen and well...for most of the classic Lauder scents. I dig their vibe.

    I always wanted to buy White Linen Body Lotion or Body Cream and...
  21. Re: Concentration of White Linen: Parfum or Eau de Parfum?

    Interesting.

    I have only ever worn White Linen from a vintage mini bottle, marked Parfum. It smelled definitely more intense than the Spray on shelves.

    Have you read this article about WL...
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    Re: Madhat Scents is very under-rated

    Just saw this on his site...
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    Re: Travel Atomiser Advice

    ^ Ditto
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I wore War & Peace yesterday for the 1st time.

    Like Plumeria de Orris, I found this one intensely powdery. Even more powdery than Plumeria de Orris and Inverno Russo.

    The top notes were the...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 4th November, 2019

    War & Peace by Areej le Dore

    https://www.luckyscent.com//images/products/784016.jpg?width=400&404=product.png
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 4th November, 2019

    War & Peace by Areej le Dore

    https://www.luckyscent.com//images/products/784016.jpg?width=400&404=product.png
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Yup!

    I wore Kouros a couple days ago - specifically to 'compare' wearing it again up against my recent wearings of Siberian Summer. Of course the Kouros has that 'soapy' vibe that's hard to...
  28. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I have to compare them side-by-side.

    In my mind, the Amber Cologne is more floral and more ambergris-prominent and more...exotic.

    Whereas the Musk Khabib, like you mentioned, has a very...
  29. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Wore Musk Khabib last night. It is the one scent that most closely resembles the new 5th Collection from Areej le Dore. It's a well done, floral prominent musk that has equal doses of ambergris...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 3rd November, 2019

    Wearing Sova by Slumberhouse because I read about it so much this morning on the Slumberhouse Discussion thread it got me itching to wear it.

    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/perfume/375x500.17442.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 3rd November, 2019

    Quarry - ((bear hugs)) train delays sound horrible
    Ineespenes - glad you're feeling better


    Wearing Sova by Slumberhouse because I read about it so much this morning on the Slumberhouse...
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    Re: Your 2019 Halloween Fragrance

    I wore Siberian Summer by Areej le Dore.
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    Re: Hendley Perfumes

    What a great website. Thanks for the link.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Yup
  35. Re: West Third Brand.... anyone tried their fragrances?

    Smoked Sandalwood is the one that caught my eye. Can't beat the price: $38 / 60 ml at Indie Scents https://www.indiescents.com/smoked-sandalwood/
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    Re: Hendley Perfumes

    I look forward to smelling Bourbon EdC and Parfum soon.

    I assume these are not for sale in retail stores?
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Glad to see Norne is back and is still such a hit for the brand.

    I might buy some - its been ages since I had some in my Wardrobe. It smells so good in Winter weather here in Miami - but at the...
  38. Re: Olfactive Studio's Leather, Chypre and Vanille Shot!

    I see the perfumer for Vanilla Shot was Bertrand Duchaufour, who also did Woody Mood! that has a lot of fans on BN.
  39. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/469994-Bogue-(Luckyscent-NYC-Exclusive)-%93I-Love-YY%94?p=4753546#post4753546
  40. Re: Bogue (Luckyscent NYC Exclusive) “I Love YY”

    Good news
  41. Re: NEW: La Collection Celine Haute Parfumerie

    There's a Celine boutique not that far from my apartment. I will try to stop by.
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    Re: Jo Malone Orange Bitters

    I tried it only once, and I think the Tester might have been off because the longevity was insanely low. Only lasted a couple minutes. And I sprayed a LOT on.

    I will retry next time I see it. ...
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    Re: Sample Pass: THE ZOO

    Yay!
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    Re: soapy lavender

    I would try Oxford & Cambridge by Czech & Speake
  45. Re: What’s your favorite cardamom forward scent?

    It sounds great.

    Mine:

    Cardamome by Nelly Rodi and/or Jaisalmer (Series 3: Incense) by Comme des Garcons
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    Re: Sample Pass: THE ZOO

    teardrop - interested to hear your take on these fragrances!
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    Re: Copper by Comme des Garçons

    Anyone else see/smell this one?
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    Re: Bruno Fazzolari Discussion

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corpse_Reviver

    Good news about the new fragrances!
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 2nd November, 2019

    I dropped an embarrassing amount of vintage Mysore Sandalwood oil in my hot bath right now - that entire part of the apartment smells fantastic, and so do I.

    Earlier today I wore another small...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 2nd November, 2019

    Mugler Cologne by Thierry Mugler

    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/perfume/375x500.708.jpg

    And lots of it. It's still uncomfortably warm here in Miami. Fall...what?!
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 2nd November, 2019

    Still in Sync-mood, wearing Morillas'...

    Mugler Cologne by Thierry Mugler

    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/perfume/375x500.708.jpg

    And lots of it. It's still uncomfortably warm here in Miami. ...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I will take notice of that next time I wear it.

    I smell: animalic/urinous/musk. Pine. Smoke. And then a combination of all three...which is an entirely unique smell that I've never...
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    Re: Madhat Scents is very under-rated

    Is it me or does Fields of Provence last like FOREVER?! I smelled it on my skin for + 24 hours. Insane.

    One of Ryan’s best scents. I classify this up there with Limed and SantL
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I wore Siberian Summer last night again. Heavier application. Like 5 sprays from a 5 ml atomizer.

    Wow!

    The pine and smoke are so much more prominent. I love it!

    I didn't care that I...
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    Re: Bois de Mysore by Mizensir

    I thoroughly enjoyed this sample I bought of this scent.

    I do not think they're sold in any US stores at this time.

    Which is fine, for now I am content in my parfum concentration of Santal du...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 1st November, 2019

    Bois de Mysore by Mizensir

    http://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0252/2877/1433/products/boisdemysore_shadow_grande.jpg?v=1560545599

    A lovely modern sandalwood. Similar to Santal du Pacifique by...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 1st November, 2019

    Life has been busy for me (at home and work) and I feel like I haven't had the time to post as regularly as I have wanted to. Just wanted to let you all know I miss you.

    I'm in Sync in:

    Bois...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Wearing one spray of Siberian Summer today.

    Yeah I smell the 'urine' smell people mentioned and a whole bunch of musk. I always struggled to smell the woods and pine in the original Siberian Musk...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    http://perfumeshrine.blogspot.com/2008/09/sycomore-by-chanel-fragrance-review.html
  60. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Yup. It's a head spinner for sure. I enjoy it - when I am in the mood for all that madness.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    When I first wore Sycomore I remember thinking 'this is the kind of fragrance I could grow older into'. Meaning = I see it becoming even more of a favorite as I turn into an older man. I can't say...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Wore Plumeria de Orris again this week - a full wearing. 4-5 sprays from my 5 ml atomizer.

    HUGE powder. Never quite went away. It's a beauty when the powder clears and I can smell the woods and...
  63. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Interesting.

    I haven't written it off yet, but last time it was a struggle to wear.

    Maybe when it cools down here.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 27th October, 2019

    Vetiver Eau de Cologne by Guerlain

    https://ak1.ostkcdn.com/images/products/8604601/Guerlain-Vetiver-Mens-3.4-ounce-Eau-de-Cologne-Spray-Tester-8b709bd4-d98d-42d8-97e1-6c75ce7f37d1.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 27th October, 2019

    Was a lazy Sunday. Cold brew coffee. Sun at the pool. Matinee movie with my partner (The Joker - wow!). A haphazard dinner that included lot's of little appetizers all eaten together - I love...
  66. Re: Feel Oud (Oud, Sandalwood, etc) from Russian Adam of Areej le Dore line

    Wearing The Mysore oil today. Couple swipes on my beard and one drop on my left hand (no rubbing in - let it dry)

    A medium-creamy, but overall more dry sandalwood with aromatic elements (dill?...
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    Re: January Scent Projects

    I just saw this on his site. Tempted to get a sample. Thanks for the heads up...

    https://www.januaryscent.com/shop/pahkamiskip-perfume-sample
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    Re: 3 new scents - Comme des Garcons Clash

    I liked Girl. I also liked Gosha Rubchinskiy. Grace...it was alright, nothing special to me.
  69. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I own decants of these four you mentioned and I agree with that assesment.

    They're siblings. Sort of like Jicky and Mouchoir de Monsieur (Guerlain). Or Shalimar and Habit Rouge, if you will. ...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I finally got my 5 ml samples of all four of the new releases + 5 ml of Koh-I-Noor. Lucky me!

    I started with one tiny spray of Plumeria de Orris because I just *had* to see what he did with that...
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    Re: 3 new scents - Comme des Garcons Clash

    Thanks deadidol.

    The last CdG that really grabbed me was Concrete.
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    Re: 3 new scents - Comme des Garcons Clash

    I’m equally interested teardrop.

    I think I’m going to wait until I’m in NYC to smell these at their Scent Bar there.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Personally I never thought of it as violet prominent. But I've always been a bit anosmic to violet notes.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Inverno Russo

    :)
  75. Re: Request : Woody oriental, creamy and airy

    ....
  76. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I didn't know that.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    No it's not a fir balsam prominent scent to my nose.

    Today I wore a fir prominent scent (Granville by Dior) and yeah, BG is nothing like that. Nonetheless, I love BG and highly recommend it -...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 21st October, 2019

    Granville by Dior

    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/secundar/o.18973.jpg

    I feel like it has been a while since I wore this. I love the salty pine element - a lot.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 21st October, 2019

    Granville by Dior

    https://fimgs.net/mdimg/secundar/o.18973.jpg

    I feel like it has been a while since I wore this. I love the salty pine element - a lot.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I own a handful of Areej le Dore and Bortnikoff fragrances with real deer musk that are not powdery. Koh-i-Noor and Russian Oud come to mind immediately.

    I also think many people saw the title...
  81. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I think I like sweet rose scents. I love and own Rose Flash by Tauer and also just finished a bottle of Tauer's Rose Delight Body Oil (which reminded me of the smell of Turkish Delight) and loved...
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    Re: Rose and Pepper

    Definitely Rose Poivree by The Different Company.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 20th October, 2019

    Rose Delight Body Oil by Tauer (I used the last of my bottle tonight)

    https://www.luckyscent.com//images/products/31438.jpg?width=400&404=product.png

    I went to the pool for lots of sun - it was...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD 2019

    True dat ((wink))
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD 2019

    ^ That bottle of Eau de Hermes is a beauty! Enjoy. I love EdH - I have to wear it more. It scratches the itch, if you know what I mean.


    Yesterday I wore another scent from Monsieur...
  86. Re: Does your partner understand your addiction?

    Yes!

    Lucky me
  87. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I keep trying to like Zemfira but I am struggling with it. I'm sort of picky about rose soliflore scents. But I'm gonna hold on to it and see how it ages.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 20th October, 2019

    Koh-i-Noor by Areej le Dore (from a sample that is almost gone - but fear not, I have a large decant on it's way to me!)
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 20th October, 2019

    Koh-i-Noor by Areej le Dore (from a sample that is almost gone - but fear not, I have a large decant on it's way to me!)
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I kind of guessed this - thanks for confirming that.

    I'm OK with that. I currently have large decants of Atlantic Ambergris, Baikal Gris and Bonheur by Bortnikoff (plus ambergris is in so many...
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    Re: New - Czech & Speake No 88 EdP

    I don't know which bottle/box mine is from - a BN member who doesn't post anymore sold me a large decant from his decant. At the time, he knew exactly which bottles were vintage and which were not...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Which of the fragrances in Series 5 is the most ambergris prominent (like Atlantic Ambergris and Baikal Gris?)
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 19th October, 2019

    Wore Musk by Brooklyn Perfume Co (just a dab from a sample) and then a whole bunch of:

    Moustache by Rochas (the vintage stuff)

    https://img.fragrancex.com/images/products/parent/medium/965m.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 19th October, 2019

    Wore Musk by Brooklyn Perfume Co (just a dab from a sample) and then a whole bunch of:

    Moustache by Rochas (the vintage stuff)

    https://img.fragrancex.com/images/products/parent/medium/965m.jpg
  95. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I agree ^
  96. Re: Did you ever blind-buy Heritage de Guerlain, and did it fall short, meet, or exceed expectations

    ^ What he said
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    Re: Sonoma Scent Studio

    I always wanted a 15 ml of Champagne de Bois, I'm happy to know I can own one soon.
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    Re: New - Czech & Speake No 88 EdP

    I look forward to smelling this. I have vintage No. 88 that I wear very sparingly...it's hard to find vintage juice anymore.

    I have not compared the list of notes to the current one though -...
  99. Re: A Niche snob looking for winter fragrances for everyday use

    I see you don't own any Serge Lutens fragrances, which to me are the epitome of 'niche winter fragrances'.
  100. Re: Comme des Garcons + Monocle Scent Four: Yoyogi

    Great, post some impressions when you get a chance to test it please!
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