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    Re: How to fix the Bulgari Black bottle.

    Hehe, I've found out that if you don't use a lot of Bulgari Black then it's a good idea to buy the small bottle. It's footprint is somewhat smaller and it's also a lot easier to handle when spraying....
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    How to fix the Bulgari Black bottle.

    Hey guys

    I haven't been around for a while... lot's of stuff happening at the moment and I feel like I have all I need fragrance-wise. Still lurking around now and then though. :)

    I know many...
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    Re: Most ridiculous frag Ad EVER

    Fantastic! "Bruno Banani"! :D

    I think the FullChoke thing is almost humorous... it actually made me smile. It's just on the edge of the line of being vulgar. But this is a french designer. Europe...
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    Re: Very Irresistable?

    I think it's a good scent but I think the Summer version is a lot better. It's generally the same scent but without the mocha note. The bottle is even more awesome than the original and the name is...
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    Re: Similiar to D&G by man?

    I don't think Jaipur is identical but it's definitely an interesting scent.

    D&G By is everywhere here in Denmark in case you happen to drop by some day. :)
  6. Re: Men's scents that are CHEAP AND SMELL GOOD!

    I'd say that the retail price for Diesel Plus Plus is pretty good at 10$/€. It's somewhat of an odd scent but I wear it more than a lot of the pricier stuff I've got. :)
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    Re: Dumb Names for Fragrances

    I've thought about it and I think that Aramis' "Always for Him" takes the prize. Seriously, isn't "Always" the name of a pantiliner? Imagine how catastrophic it would be to be asked what you were...
  8. Re: The (lack of) culture around free samples

    Here in Denmark I've had SA's hunting me down in the store to ask me if I wanted free samples. That kind of surprised me in a good way. If you ask, you will get a lot and usually 3-4 with each buy. :)
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    Re: old man smells?

    I kind of feel like this with all the YSL frags. They all have this old-school, yet very masculine touch. Not that they smell like exaclty as "old man" but they do smell a lot older than me. I have a...
  10. Re: For the "sophisticated luxury mobile phone use

    Sometimes I wish this kind of companies had a marketing department that could ask itself the question "does this make ANY sense at all?".


    Honestly, this sounds like a Monty Python sketch that...
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    Re: givenchy vi or vi summer

    Ok, you've tried the normal version of VI? VI summer is like the normal version, except they've removed the mocha and hazelnut base. Imagine VI without the part that smells like coffee/chocolate.
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    Re: D&G Which one is the best?!

    Smell-wise it's a draw between PH and By. PH is sooo common that I don't consider it an option.

    I really like By and just bought a small 30ml bottle. It does last but it doesn't project much after...
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    Re: Gucci Rush for Men

    I think this might be the type of scent that simply doesn't work on my skin. I like the smell though. Tested Gucci PH yesterday and it's quite nice but it's waayy too subtle and short lasting on my...
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    Re: Bulgari Black vs Lolita Lempicka??

    I'm a big fan of Bulgari Black too. It's more unique to my nose but it might also not be liked by as many as Lempicka. They are very different though. I'd get both. ;D
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    Re: Meaning of 'Rive Gauche'

    "Bite me!"








    :D
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    Re: All Black...

    I'd pick Bulgari Black. I love wearing all black just to wear this frag. :D
  17. Re: 212 - Carolina Herrera... my impressions...

    Great review. It's not complex at all to my nose either. It's a simple, nice scent. I will buy this one on sale eventually as I admit to feel like wearing this once in a while...
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    Re: Got my freebie from Hermes

    Hahaha, that's great! It might just be some auto-reply function that respons to e-mails with the word "sample" in it.
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    Re: Mouth watering frags

    Burberry Brit always makes me very hungry. I have no idea why but almost every time I wear it my stomach is screaming for food.
  20. Re: I am just so f*cking tired of "piss" posts....

    Yes, after I learned the smell of Kouros, I HAVE walked into a toilet and thought "hey, it smells like Kouros in here". Not because Kouros smells like piss but because it smells EXACTLY like a...
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    Re: New L'eau Par Kenzo bottle

    I'd never pick this one up by the cap. It doesn't fall off like that but it sure doesn't work very well.
  22. Re: The first time I ask someone what he's ......

    Hahaha, hilarious! I like how he just answered "Blue!" without wondering why the heck you asked about that. :D

    I guess this shows how different people can react to that question if you remember...
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    Re: Add me to the "got bitten" club...

    It's funny you mention this!!! Yesterday Black was my SOTD, & Brit was my SOTE. I could still detect some Black on me when I sprayed the Brit, but I could only smell the Brit on my skin. I'll have to...
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    Re: Finished a bottle

    He might not answer though, as he's probably busy spraying his curtains. :D
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    Re: Wore Habit Rouge last night and had a......

    Wow, I HAVE to try this! I've never been to the Plaza Hotel. What did it look like?
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    Re: Add me to the "got bitten" club...

    Hehe, I don't really know what to say about it as Black is my signature... I remember that you liked Brit too, have you tried layering those two? I don't remember who mentioned it, whoever did can...
  27. Re: I only smell sweeter frags in the club...

    Le Male is everywhere here too... boring...

    I'd suggest you also try out Escada Magnetism. It's very unique. It's also sweet and can cut through anything... just don't wear it on hot days. I...
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    Re: Too many ingredients?

    Here in Denmark we drink Aquavit("snaps") which is usually made up of a lot of herbs that can be blended in different ways. Generally, they all taste like crap. But hey, it's tradition! ;D
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    Re: Too many ingredients?

    This is why I like the summer version of Very Irresistible much more than the original. :)
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    Re: Rive gauche discontinued?

    RG is stille everywhere here in DK, along with M7 Fresh. M7 is becoming surprisingly common here, actually. I don't know anybody who wears it but I guess it's selling very well since it's that...
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    Re: Paco Rabanne Black XS

    Honestly, I felt like this was the most feminine male scent I have ever tested. I'm not saying that it won't work for others but I just don't feel comfortable at all wearing it.

    Also, the whole...
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    Re: D&G pour homme!! Which is similiar?

    I think you should try D&G By... When I smelled By, my first thought was "this is actually a bit like PH but even better". I think it's a bit in the same style as PH. Might just be me though....
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    Re: Very Irrésistible = L'Instant!

    VI is a lot more aggressive to my nose, almost as much as A*Men. L'instant seems more subtle and refined. VI lasts a lot longer on me.

    What I liked a lot about VI was the "green" kind of smell,...
  34. Thread: Chai Tea

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    Re: Chai Tea

    Perhaps we should inform Bulgari about this. :)
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    Re: Sweet Tooth

    I wouldn't worry about Bulgari Black, it's transparent enough to appreciate the vanilla, but not cloying to get you sick of it.[/quote]
    My exact thoughts. I was wearing it one day and suddenly the...
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    Re: Very Irrisistible Summer...hmmm!

    Some people have mentioned similarities and I can see them but it's definitely not similar. VI is a lot more powerful and lasts a lot longer on me too. The quality isn't as good as L'instants though....
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    Re: Very Irrisistible Summer...hmmm!

    I think I like the summer version more than the regular one. I don't mind the regular one, but it just has a weird base that clashes with the topnotes and I generally don't like gourmands. The summer...
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    Re: L'Eau Par Kenzo Pour Homme Love L'Eau??

    Heh, I tried it today. First time I heard about it I thought it was a joke. In some way, I guess it is.

    It's soooo much like the original. Perhaps it's a little less sharp, maybe rounded a bit...
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    Re: Extremely lingering fresh fragrance

    It might be Mugler Cologne, although I don't think it can fill a room like you describe it. Maybe if you put on a lot it would be possible though. It is, however, a very fresh, very soapy summertime...
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    Re: The NEW Bvlgari Thé Rouge (red tea)...

    Really? It's funny because when I bought it I thought that it was very masculine too. Made me wonder about it since it's unisex. Then I thought about which females I know of who could easily wear...
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    Re: Bvlgari pour homme Extreme

    Bulgari PH is actually weird on me when it comes to longetivity... at first it seems like it has no longetivity at all... then suddenly later on the day, you smell it. It's kind of a "skin-scent"...
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    Re: L'Eau Par Kenzo Pour Homme Love L'Eau??

    Is it the one with blue hearts printed on the bottle? I saw that in Amsterdam airport and wondered what it was...
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    Re: The KGB (Kouros Great big Bottle)

    Oh no, we lost another one to the great white devil with the urinal quality! ;D

    Just kidding, maybe some day I will grow up too and get to appreciate this scent. :D
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    Re: Grown Up/Classy Suggestions

    M7 or Bulgari Black. Both have a little sweetness and are quite dark too.
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    Re: Bvlgari pour homme Extreme

    Me too! My favorite frag. Actually works in warmer weather too!

    I really like Bulgari PH but it feels too mature for me so I don't wear it a lot. The Extreme version is too weird... it's not as...
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    Re: This must be stopped!!

    I wonder who came up with that idea... :-?
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    Re: The NEW Bvlgari Thé Rouge (red tea)...

    I really like the entire line of tea scents. Rouge is probably the most feminine of them - it reminds me a bit of the smell of lipstick. Might just be a weird association though. It's a nice scent...
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    Re: The Burberry Brit drydown

    I actually like it... haven't tried it in hot weather though.

    I was actually pondering for some time about exactly what that weird note I picked up in the drydown was. I couldn't understand why...
  49. Re: Fragrance Shopping (AAAHHH IT WAS GREAT)

    I agree on 212. I have sometimes felt like wearing this but I just can't justify buying this one at full price. I will get it at some point but it has to be on sale or something.

    L'eau Par was one...
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    Re: Why no love for fresh stuff?

    Oh, and the longetivity of fresh scents usually sucks. :D




    Seriously, that's a big problem for me with a LOT of all the fresh scents. :-/
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    Re: How much is too much?

    Correct. Mine didn't. ;D

    I decided to only buy the absolutely best stuff to my nose. Problem is that you start testing a lot of stuff and find a lot that you like but don't buy. Then one day you...
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    Re: Hugo Boss has left the building.

    I hardly even bother to sample them anymore... coudn't agree more. Here in DK it seems like Armani, Lacoste and Hugo Boss are having a contest about who can make the most scents in a year. I guess...
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    Re: M7 Fresh is $19.99 at Marshall's

    Pretty cheap! Here in Denmark it's around 80$. At least the shop had 22 100ml bottles the last time I checked though.
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    Re: I can TASTE creeds (when i wear them)

    I've heard that it can happen if you apply too much. I have no idea if it is true though and no documentation... how much do you apply?
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    Re: Someone save me..please...

    I can confirm this, actually! My uncle is the caretaker of a lot of apartments and a couple of years ago he told me of exactly this happening a lot with ceramic sinks too. The sink breaks more often...
  56. Re: John Varvatos. What could u tell me ??

    Can't you just ask them for a tester? I've had SA's open new boxes just to let me test a fragrance. :)
  57. Re: This Dude Freaked Out When I Gave Him a Compli

    Homophobes are really a problem these days. I, and several of my friends, sometimes pretend being gay just to annoy this kind of people. I really don't understand their reaction pattern. I've been...
  58. Re: Which scents from the Acqua di Parma range....

    Hehe, I saw those the other day. Quite expensive though. I think they were priced 80-100$ for a 50ml. :o
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    Re: Amor Pour Homme: A Review

    Impressive interview! :)

    I'm now assured that they've run out of good names for fragrances.
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    Re: a few questions to ask

    I don't think I've smelled anything more fresh than Kenzo L'eau Par. It's the only thing that works for me on very hot summer days. :)
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    Re: Best Bulgari.......?

    I would say that's a fair characterization; although, this should not stop one wearing either of these fine fragrances because of age.

    scentemental[/quote]
    I completely agree with this. Sometimes...
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    Re: Tag body spray.....

    I think it's the equivalent of Axe and Lynx body sprays... definitely not worth it...
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    Re: Dark, Mysterious, Seductive, Hypnotic

    M7 and Bulgari Black would be my choices. :)
  64. Re: worth allure sport and got BITTEN.....

    Hehehe... I haven't been bitten since I wore Axe in high school... it happened 4 times back then... yeah, I know... Axe.. :-[
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    Re: Fragrance for summer?

    I'm not sure I would wear Happy for clubbing. It doesn't have very good longetivity either... I use it for warm summer days. A positive thing might be that you won't choke on it if you dance a lot...
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    Re: 180: A Story for Kouros Fans!

    I don't think it actually smells like piss. Not as far as I remember. I remember it smelling like urinal cakes but that's just an unfortunate association - not a bad smell.
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    Re: Liquorice/Anise

    Kenzo - Air has anise but also very unstable longetivity...
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    Re: 180: A Story for Kouros Fans!

    How would women know what urinal cakes smell like? :P

    Joking aside, I'm still waiting to get this... I've tried it 3 times, 3 different places. Every time it smelled like little, round, pink...
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    Re: M7 Fresh, my review

    I really like both the normal and the fresh version. Still plenty available here in Denmark and I've also seen it other places in Europe. :)
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    Re: Your Safe Fragrance?

    Funny, this is mine too. First time I smelled it I thought that this would in no way ever be a safe scent. It kind of grew on me though and I found out that it actually works in warm weather too....
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    Re: John Varvatos

    I've seen it in both the Netherlands (some big mall in Den Haag) AND in Heathrow Airport. So I guess it has been released here in Europe too.
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    Re: Sea water, beach, sun, holidays??

    Definitely Kenzo - L'eau Par. I just got out of the water to drink my ice cold lemonade! (might not be warm enough for a rainy day though)
  73. Re: Sean "Diddy" Combs launch of Unforgivable at S

    Of all the stupid names you could ever give a fragrance...
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    Re: looking for every day frag

    I wouldn't mind wearing Mugler Cologne or Clinique Happy every day. Both of them are very affordable too. :)
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    Re: Most sold male fragrance these days?

    Denmark is pretty much the same as Holland...
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    Re: Your Favourite Fragrance Ever?

    Bulgari Black.
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    Re: How is fragrance regarded in your culture?

    Most people here use it. It starts in the end of elementary school, usually. It's something everybody ought to have but not really something people talk about. Many people have their frags from...
  78. Re: North #7 Bulgari PH vs. #10 Bulgari Black

    I like both a lot but Black is most definitely more interesting in my opinion. I have to admit that I use it a lot more than PH. I like a lot of the scents from Bulgari but Black is definitely #1 in...
  79. Re: The ultimate hobby experience: I drunk the bot

    A chick was playfully sucking on your neck? What bar was that? :D
  80. Re: The ultimate hobby experience: I drunk the bot

    Hmm, maybe something like Clinique Happy... I guess it would come back up though. :P
  81. Re: What will be my new purchase? Help me decide!

    Envy is a lot better in my opinion. I'm probably weird but Le Male smells like wet cardboard to me... it's also the best-selling fragrance here in Europe. Normally I don't care for what others think...
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    Re: Notable Vanilla Fragrances

    I can only agree with this. I know that BB is not a true vanilla fragrance as others have mentioned - but it certainly gives the impression of vanilla. Perhaps that's why it's the only "vanilla"...
  83. Re: What will be my new purchase? Help me decide!

    By Man. It's such a beast. ;D

    Envy is a good choice too but personally I think By Man is more interesting.
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    Re: My father is furious over Basenotes

    Hehehe... I think you should give him a bulletproof vest and a big bubble to live in for his next birthday. Oh, and every time he tries to take a bite of his food, insist to taste it before him just...
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    Re: Envy in summer

    I wouldn't care too much about the whole summer/winter thing. As you mention yourself, it's all about smelling nice. There are, however, some very heavy fragrances that are just too much during the...
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    Re: Scents and age...

    As others have mentioned, it's about how YOU feel about wearing it. I just recently bought (a travel spray of) Bulgari PH. I like that smell a lot but it seems very formal to me. I wore it a lot the...
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    Re: ALLURE SPORT or BLACK XS

    I think Black XS is waaaaayyy too feminine for me. Might work for others though. It's very fruity, fresh, and fun. The exact opposite of black, actually. One of the best examples of bad bottle...
  88. Re: This is probably the last place to ask this...

    I only have 5 scents. I tend to use the same for longer periods, like several weeks. I'm in the minority here but I don't feel like I need more than perhaps 10 max. I like the idea of smelling "like...
  89. Re: Contentious debates about fragrances: My view

    I instantly thought of Kouros when I saw that picture. Sorry. ;D

    I hope everybody will get the point you made... I sure did. Hilarious! ;D
  90. Re: I did it!!!  I finally smelled Axe!!!

    I don't know if you remember the topic I started some time ago here. Axe here in Denmark has changed the slogan to "Spray more, get more!". How horrible is that? Quite agressive marketing that...
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    Re: Who here recommends Geir Ness?

    If you click on "Members" on top of this page you will get a list...

    Just kidding, waiting eagerly to try it myself! Recommended by many in here!
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    Re: First Blind Purchases of the Year

    I didn't buy Brit blind either... it was even better than I expected though! So was the Shower Gel. Getting heavy use here too. Very very nice fragrance. Also one of the few vanilla/tonka...
  93. Re: May have to stop wearing Odeur 53...bad luck

    Hmm, I was really looking forward to test Odevr 53. I hope my skin chemistry won't produce the notes of misfortune. ;D
  94. Re: Look at the samples I got, or The misguiding S

    Hehe, at least you had some samples... hard to see a connection though.

    I don't think FCUK Him is a blue scent... it's like a more subtle version of Clean Men I think.
  95. Re: Recieved my Dolce PH which I bought blind - YE

    where can you get it for $20?[/quote]
    A discount store here in Denmark. They rarely have fragrances but sometimes they find something cheap, buy tons of it and sell it at a low price. It's even...
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    Re: Tsar or Jazz?

    Another one for Tsar. I think it's like a softer, sweeter and cleaner version of Jazz. Jazz is a more agressive YSL-style fragrance with a little more "bite".
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    Re: Polo Blue or Allure Sport?

    Both are nice but Allure Sport is a lot more interesting in my opinion. Lasts longer too. It's actually on the top 10 here in DK now. :)
  98. Re: Recieved my Dolce PH which I bought blind - YE

    Tested it yesterday. I think it's rather good. I understand how some notes can put you off though and I also don't like XS. I can get a D&G PH 40ml for 20$. It's a nice scent but I don't think I want...
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    Re: The journey of the noob :)

    Be careful with A*Men, it's very potent and your nose might block it out. You will still smell very much of it but you can't smell it yourself. It's one of the most longlasting scents I've ever...
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    Re: Knize Ten or Helmut Lang Cuiron

    I haven't tried Cuiron but ordering Knize Ten blind would be quite risky. Ten is one of those you either love or hate - like Kouros. Very very potent with tons of character. I'd never recommend...
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