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    Re: What to wear when online shopping?

    Nothing! you should avoid having any interfering fragrances since you will be sampling multiple online.
  2. Re: Tom Ford Tuscan Leather vs Montale Aoud Leather

    Nicely summed up. I agree with everything in this post. (well sans the wife and dog experience :) )
  3. Re: Tom Ford Tuscan Leather vs Montale Aoud Leather

    Similarity is very close. Performance is excellent. I get a good 10 hours easily with both fragrances. La Yuqawam to me takes Tuscan Leather's opening and remains linear with it for most of its...
  4. Thread: Gucci Envy

    by papillo
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    Re: Gucci Envy

    Yes. You can get between $200-$250 for BNIB on ebay. Be ready for a bunch of "best offers" lower than that, but if you are in no rush to sell it, you can get up to $250.

    The fragrance is no where...
  5. Re: Wedding Reception - So Many Choices, So Little Time :)

    The dilemma of an enthusiast!

    Spray noir de noir a decent amount of time before you leave the house, by the time you arrive, the top notes would have mellowed out a bit and you would be in the...
  6. Thread: Beautyspin

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    Re: Beautyspin

    I finally made a purchase from them. It came in less than 24 hrs. The only thing i have that has beat beautyspin so far is Amazon Prime. I will def be buying from this site again.
  7. Re: Whats the maximum premium you'd pay for a capped bottle vs uncapped?

    Not all testers are exposed to light. I own testers that came in boxes (and caps ;) ) .
  8. Re: Whats the maximum premium you'd pay for a capped bottle vs uncapped?

    $5 buck. I dont display my fragrances so caps, or lck thereof don't bother me.
  9. Re: Anyone heard of this? $15/mo. cologne subscription service

    I would be all over this if they had Roja's and Xerjoffs :)

    Yeah designer only. Interesting concept though.
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    Re: Royal Mayfair: Ridiculous performance

    Nah. The performance is pretty poor for RM. It turns into a skin scent after about 2-3 hours. I do get traces of it around the 5 hour mark. Its a pretty good smelling fragrance and perfect for...
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    Re: Received rancid GIT from Beauty Encounter

    Will you return the flaccon your returned to them?
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    Re: Best Bergamot Fragrance

    This. Especially Roja's Bergamot Extrait.
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    Re: Best Niche For College

    For college, i would vote for Tobacco Vanille and then Chegui.
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    Re: Just got this in the mail!!

    This! most discontinued fragrances do not live up to the hype in my experience.
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    Re: Do people REALLY care about your scent?

    No one "cares" per se. If anything, all that anyone would notice is whether you smell good or bad to them. I have co-wokers who buy those perfumes oils from the mall that smell excellent, receives...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    why did you have to lie about what you were wearing?
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    Re: What was/would be your wedding fragrance?

    Mine was Windsor
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    Re: Looking For A Creamy Summer Scent

    Xerjoff Uden might work for you.
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    Re: Your rarest fragrance

    D&G By Man.

    its probably going on ebay soon. I already sold my bottle of Envy. I gotta use the $$ to fund something i will actually wear.
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    Re: Favorite 4711 type scent ?

    Neroli Portofino
  21. Re: Just bought Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche EDP!

    Great smelling fragrance. The longevity could be better, but its adequate for my needs. You can wear it any season, i prefer it for hotter temps and during the day because i have better options for...
  22. Re: creed silver mountain water smells like millesime imperial in drydown

    I agree with this.
  23. Re: creed silver mountain water smells like millesime imperial in drydown

    Check out Xerjoff's Mefisto if you have an opportunity to. It's similar to SMW and a bit easier to wear for me.
  24. Re: creed silver mountain water smells like millesime imperial in drydown

    whatever it is persists through the entire line. i smelled it in the dry down of cedre blanc that im wearing today too. im not a big fan of this note.
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    Re: Alternative split board?

    There are splits hosted on facebook (fragrance guru nation) if you are on there. Otherwise check out reddit splits https://www.reddit.com/r/fragsplits and Crystal Flaccon...
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    Re: Need rose suggestions.

    And ill cosign this as well.
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    Re: Is it worth $255

    Here
    http://www.cybercucina.com/pp/L-Erbolario-Lodi/Dolcelisir-Acqua-Di-Profumo-Eau-De-Parfum-LErbolario-Lodi/L459/

    Meharees is another excellent offering from this house.
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    Re: Is it worth $255

    Personally to me no.
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    Re: Need rose suggestions.

    That is your opinion. I know several guys who wear it. And they are most def not feminine in any sense of the word. I personally would have no issue wearing it at all if it wasnt so strong. I love...
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    Re: Masculines with prominent lavender?

    Dolce & Gabanna- By Man
  31. Re: What do you wear when you want to make a statement

    Im shocked it wasnt Tuscan Leather for you!
  32. Re: Royal Mayfair hit shelves at Creed Boutique tomorrow 7/9/15

    Sounds like they love your wallet too :)
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    Re: People who don't like Creeds Aventus

    Preach! Again, as I've said it in the past, It is beyond comical to see grown a$$ men get their "kickers in a bunch" over the mere puffery of a company. :)
  34. Re: Got a "hubba hubba" and a "grrrrrr" from co-workers today

    Nice. lets see how long it will take some pathetic individual to accuse you of making up these compliments
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    Re: Choose. But choose carefully...

    This. Easy choice.
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    Re: Best Fragrance Review Ever

    Is there a review where she has disliked a fragrance?
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    Re: Today I bought July 2015

    100 ml bottle of Xerjoff Uden
  38. Re: Creed Royal Mayfair Please Read!

    For me, I am only buying some more now because i found someone splitting 1000mls of it. At that price point, i jumped in for 25 mls to supplement the 50 mls of Windsor I already own. That is more...
  39. Re: How many do you currently own from this list? Include samples as well!

    own 16 from this list. Ive smelled all but Black Aoud and Fuel for life.

    Cant keep track of my most complimented one but its probably GIT.
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    Re: People who don't lie Creeds Aventus

    I agree with this post 100%
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    Re: People who don't lie Creeds Aventus

    :grin: You think its bad here? better stay away from the FB groups.
  42. Re: Creed Royal Mayfair Please Read!

    Its crazy because i feel i experience the opposite

    thanks for the review
  43. Thread: Dior Homme

    by papillo
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    Re: Dior Homme

    Favorite part of this line for me is the sprayer. That is easily my favorite sprayer out of all my frags. With regard to the fragrance, i own an older silver stem version of DH which im not the...
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    Re: Guilty Pleasures

    Cool Water.
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    Re: What's the perfect amount of bottles?

    LOL brilliant!
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    Re: I tried creed Royal Mayfair

    Luis said it was his SOTD and Al said "smelling royal mayfair, windsor on you, wow" One would think he would have mentioned any difference between both scents.
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    Re: Reformulations that don't suck

    YSL m7 whatever reformulaion that has the clear sides was excellent and a lot more wearable than the first all brown bottle in my opinion.
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    Re: Summer fragrance with enormous sileage

    Profumum Roma Neroli can clear a room..
  49. Re: Caron, Terre D'Hermes, M7, Shalimar, and GIT, once fan favorites. Still?

    Oh dont you worry, there are only 32 votes to go.. :)


    Soon...
  50. Re: Just because it looks like a Pineapple and smells like a Pineapple...doesn't mean it's Aventus.

    The newcomer has to bear some responsibility for purchasing based off of reading/seeing a review. In this day and age with the internet and all the stores around, there are way too many avenues to...
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    Re: Azure Lime or Tuscan Leather?

    OMG this captures my EXACT stance on Tuscan Leather. Some days, the dry down smells like a glorious fruity leather, other days it smells like a horrible ash tray that i cant wait to scrub off my...
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    Re: Azure Lime or Tuscan Leather?

    Tuscan leather without a doubt.
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    Re: Do you smell Aventus often?

    I haven't smelled it once one anyone else around me.
  54. Poll: Re: Fragrances evaluation series I (Green Irish Tweed)

    GOAT. masterpiece!
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    Re: Tom Ford Venetian Bergamot ?

    Trademarked where?
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    Re: Roja Dove - any crowd pleasers?

    Vetiver Extrait. And there is no reason to apologize for or explain wanting a "crowd pleaser"
  57. Re: Recommend me something for ~30C like F32 opening

    Eight & Bob
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    Re: Perfume etiquette in official surrounding

    Windsor? :)
  59. Re: Selling on BN - Anybody else frustrated with it ?

    simple and short!
  60. Re: Funny/interesting story. Not sure what it means?

    Pray tell what "expertise" is required to determine what smells better between two scents?


    @OP, the test would be more informative imo if you avoid mentioning the price points of either...
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    Poll: Re: summer fragrance Creed vs Tom Ford

    Good choice, but you left out a ton of the best summer offerings from creed in your consideration like M.I., Jardin D' Amalfi, Selection Verte, Pure White Cologne
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    Re: Looking for a fruity woody fragrance

    i dont think the OP will like 1861
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    Re: What is the best projecting mens fragrance

    Kouros or Interlude in my experience.
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    Re: Fragrance that disapointed you the most

    Creed Windsor. i like the fragrance but i thought it would be a lot different based on what ive read.
  65. Thread: Xerjoff uden

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    Re: Xerjoff uden

    I think so but you really should smell it first before spending that much on a frag.
  66. Re: I have a nightmare story and you all will despise me

    LoL I have on three sprays of Tuscan Leather and a couple of sprays of Aventus. Thankfully i didn't have to take a train to work.
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    Re: What makes your eyes glaze over?

    Any topic with "panty dropper" and i just skip.. or any topic with the endless repetitious debate over what is niche or not or whether designers or niche are better
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 20th May 2015

    Silver Mountain Water
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    Re: Creed Winsdor to be re-released July 2015

    They have done it before with Original Cologne and Pure White Cologne.


    Perhaps to make the Windsor version remain exclusive as they marketed it as such..
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    Re: Gucci Pour Homme II Discontinued

    It has been "discontinued" for the past 5 years.
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    Re: Fragrance headache

    Also consider spraying lower on your body. With heavier scents, the closer it is to my nose, the more likely it will bet cloyingly nauseating and headache inducing.
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    Re: Best of Tom Ford Private Blend?

    Noir De Noir is my favorite.

    My order of those i like would be

    1. Noir De Noir
    2. Tuscan Leather
    3. Neroli Portofino
    4. Oud Wood
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    Re: Quickest solution to over spraying? (MiP EDP)

    5 extra sprays of Kouros and Secretions Magnifiques and you wouldnt have to worry about the MiP.;)
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    Re: Creed Jardin d'Amalfi terrible.

    Blasphemy!!! This calls for a burning on the stake!


    On a serious note, to each his own. I believe its one of the finest fragrances i have ever experienced.
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    Re: Millesime Imperial, how many sprays?

    Weird thing with M.I. is i get better performance with less sprays. When i spray more than 4 sprays, it is a bit overwhelming. two sprays is enough for me.
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    Re: Any idea when Creed Windsor is being rereleased?

    Wow. I guess the demand for Windsor convinced them to make it available all the time. Look forward to seeing if the smell remains the same as they claim. Hopefully it eventually hits the grey market.
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    Re: Looking for a boozy Vanilla

    This.
    Eau Des Missions Botanical Fragrance

    http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod5660100
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    Re: FAKE Creed GIT - Fragrancenet

    The opening of GIT can be pretty harsh upon application before it settles down into its mid notes. It shouldnt smell like straight alcohol though. See if you can go to a store that carries GIt and...
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    Re: FAKE Creed GIT - Fragrancenet

    Back when i got a creed from walgreens, it was fulfilled by fragrancenet. I don't know if that has changed. Anyway, the pics up there do not look abnormal to me, but the most important thing is how...
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    Re: Perfumebff.com is a total phony!

    Im guessing its people who are not aware of this website and prior complaints who find this thread after they have been scammed. If you notice, most of the people complaining only have 1 post
  81. Re: Positive experience with buying Aventus from overseas

    How much was shipping to you in the states?

    Aware! Hmm thanks for the info brah.. good price on Aventus.
  82. Re: Positive experience with buying Aventus from overseas

    How much was shipping to you in the states?
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    Re: I'm done with Bond No. 9

    I don't care for most of their frags, and you are entitled to do whatever you want. But is there any confirmation that it was BondNo9 that got the channel shut down?
  84. Re: What happened to the ManLovesCologne Youtube channel/website?

    Thanks for the clarification. Is there an avenue for an appeal? Its hard to see how you were infringing on trademarks.
  85. Re: What happened to the ManLovesCologne Youtube channel/website?

    Wow.. and what exactly was the basis of this "theory" of yours?
  86. Re: Fragrancenet : trusted site? Maybe not... [SOLVED]

    It can always be lower. See what beautyspin did a couple of week ago.



    Ummm no one is "pushing" anyone to do anything. If there is any "pushing" beng done, it is a plea for people to quit the...
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    Re: Clive Christian For Men

    I wouldn't say it wipes the floor with Tuscan Leather but i find it a bit easier to wear than TL.
  88. Re: Fragrancenet : trusted site? Maybe not...

    I hope more people think they sell fake products and stop patronizing them. Hopefully, that will drive some of the prices down for us satisfied fragnet purchasers to swoop in.
  89. Re: We need a definitive answer regarding beautyspin...

    Oh wow. Thanks for this. i have an item in my shopping cart that still has the old price as well!
  90. Re: So how does Creed Sublime Vanille compare to Guerlain SDV

    I agree with most of this post. I dont have a problem wearing SDV, it opens up pretty strong but mellows out after a couple of hours. Sublime Vanille is a citursy vanilla that is very easy to wear. I...
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    Re: Please help! NOTHING lasts on my skin :(

    Put on a couple of sprays of interlude, if you cant smell it at the end of the day, then its your nose.
  92. Re: We need a definitive answer regarding beautyspin...

    Yea right.. which is why you can go to some perfume stores and still find discontinued fragrances like Gucci Pour Homme 1 and Gucci Envy at or below MSRP? SOme businesses are aware and others are not.
  93. Re: We need a definitive answer regarding beautyspin...

    There were a lot of great deals as late as yesterday before they smartened up probably due to the buying patterns and the unfathomable email questioning their low prices.
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    Re: Most overrated fragrance on Basenotes?

    or because they are not widely available for people to actually test and smell them.
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    Re: Need to expand my repertoire

    Try out Creed Millesime Imperial if you haven't. Otherwise, i would check out Bergamot 22 and the popular Xerjoffs (1861, Nio and Kobe).

    Chanelle Allure Homme Edition Blanche is also excellent
  96. Re: I like it better than expensive scent X or I can't justify the price difference.

    Cologne of the Missons Le Couvent de Minimes and Guerlain Spirtuese Double Vanille. While SDV is a better scent, the price difference and similarity of the scents is enough for me to use the Missons...
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    Re: Allure homme sport

    This. There is nothing wrong with her nose. She prefers Axe over AHS simple.

    Sometimes some of you people over think things...
  98. Re: Chanel Homme Sport Cologne Sport vs. Le Labo Bergamote 22

    This!
  99. Thread: Bergamot

    by papillo
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    Re: Bergamot

    Xerjoff Nio
    Roja Dove Vetitver
    Le Labo Bergamot 22
    Creed Aventus

    Bergamot is my favorite note in fragrances.
  100. Re: Anyone else here strictly a night-time fragrance wearer?

    Lol i wear cologne as much as possible in order to make some sort of a dent in the amount i have.
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