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  1. Re: Using a Fragrance For Things Other Than Spraying on Yourself?

    Sprayed Malik Al Taif on my pillows last night.
  2. Re: Why don't more cologne companies ignore the restrictions on oakmoss?

    Part 1: http://www.kafkaesqueblog.com/2014/05/26/the-perfume-industry-eu-regulations/

    Part 2: http://www.kafkaesqueblog.com/2014/07/07/part-ii-the-perfume-industry-eu-regulations/

    Highly...
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    Re: Roja Dove Sampling

    I've not tried either version of Reckless femme myself, but the original formulation supposedly smells like Houbigant - Quelques Fleurs, while the newer formula smells like Le Plus Beau Jour de Ma...
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Glad you enjoyed Le Rayon Vert! That dill sillage is incredibly strong.
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    Re: Roja Creation-E smells like coca cola

    More like a rootbeer float to me.
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Have you tried Le Rayon Vert or Al Hareem? Two of his very best, in my opinion.
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    Re: What do 'narcotics' smell like!!

    "Narcotic" shouldn't be a descriptor, unless the fragrance had actual narcotics in it. It's subjective and not at all helpful.
  8. Re: Roja Dove Fragrances...anyone else like them?

    Anyone here have a recommendation on which Roja candle is best?
  9. Re: Who are YOUR favorite fragrance reviewers on youtube?

    I don't really watch fragrance reviews, but Stumptown Smells, previously known as Earlygreek ("H-Heyy, greetings fragrance community!"), makes enjoyable video reviews of mainly older gems.
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    It's made in Germany. I guess it's the second iteration, since it doesn't have the "Jaguar" embossed on the sides of the bottle, and the cap is smooth, with the gold bands on it. I didn't like the...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Bought the original formula Jaguar for men today. Not sure how I feel about it yet.

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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    ^You think his stockists are paying retail for the bottles? lol

    The point of him selling them through his site, is so he can see more of the money. Don't think he would make them order this way,...
  13. Re: How close can you recommend to Roja Reckless - CC X

    I don't see any website still selling the Reckless Pour Homme EDP, aside from Beverly Hills Perfmery which usually has some back stock. Not even Rojaparfums.com UK site shows it available for a year...
  14. Re: How close can you recommend to Roja Reckless - CC X

    It's the best from the base Pour homme/femme line, along with Creation-E PH, but apparently it's not very popular, seeing as though they quietly discontinued Reckless PH EDP last year (even though...
  15. Re: How close can you recommend to Roja Reckless - CC X

    I have an original style, clear bottle from around 2003, and it's richer, more cinnamon and resin, less of the woodiness in the newer bottles. My four other bottles from around 2014-2018 and they...
  16. Re: How close can you recommend to Roja Reckless - CC X

    These are both among my very favorites too, and unfortunately, the short answer is, there is nothing very close to these two. There other threads about this, and there's nothing close to a consensus...
  17. Re: The smokiest fragrance 覧 potential contenders of T-Rex by Zoologist and Hyde by Hiram Green?

    A City on Fire by Imaginary Authors is the densest, smokiest wall of smoke I ever did insufflate. It is awful and my hat's off to Mr Meyer for the feat.
  18. Re: What makes T-Rex by Zoologist so Smokey?

    T-Rex is a way better fragrance than Hyde, but I guess I can see why they're often mentioned together.
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    Re: Hiram Green Hyde review by Claire

    Finally sampled Hyde today. I appreciate the initial smoked paprika campfire blast, but the rest is very linear, and boring. It keeps reminding me of Pink Wood, for some reason- Like iit's a dark,...
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    Re: Tips for posting sales on ebay?

    Definitely makes me feel less apprehensive about ordering when sellers provide info like this in their listings. I started doing this, myself.
  21. Re: What makes T-Rex by Zoologist so Smokey?

    It's the Cade oil
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    I'm really looking forward to trying the spray versions! I'm guessing they'll be extrait.
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    Re: Amouage Myths main colors?

    Royal purple & gold
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    Re: Favorite Blue Juice

    The old "PIMP" cologne. Was pretty decent stuff, for being a cheap gimmick! I remember it had a strong, syrup-y lavender.
  25. Re: How many of you prefer Al Wisam Day to Silver Mountain Water for reasons other than cost?

    ^I saw the bottom of a box right after I posted that question. D'oh.

    I wish more houses would provide this information right on the box, like that. Now I'm going to have to look for a pre-reform...
  26. Re: How many of you prefer Al Wisam Day to Silver Mountain Water for reasons other than cost?

    This isn't the first time i've seen it mentioned that AWD was reformulated. Pretty sure there's a few mentions on its' fragrantica page. How can one tell which are the pre-2015 bottles?
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    Re: How do you tincture body odors?

    Spoken like a true spinster.
  28. Re: From Costco - Kirkland Perfume Blending Collection

    "Created by master perfumers", but they don't say who?
  29. Re: Is this Amoage Sunshine Authentic?? Fake vs Real

    It's authentic. Just compare it to all of the official photos out there. The fakes have inaccurate sun-rays on the front of the bottle. Biggest tell.
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    Re: Roja Dove Sampling

    To be fair, these have all been reformulated/diluted since they were launched, minus Mischief and Beguiled, which are of course discontinued. I know that Reckless Femme used to be a completely...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Clive Christian X for men vintage formula, 2003 bottle. Love it:

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    Re: Areej le Dor : The Official Discussion Thread

    Does anyone else get a strong similarity to Amouage Myths man in the initial blast of Siberian Musk 2? It's that medicinal smell, minus the ash. It's certainly interesting, but strange. I wasn't...
  33. Re: How is current version of Costume National Scent Intense?

    There were significant restrictions imposed in 2005 and 2010, plus companies are always trying to maximize profits, and they tweak things based on changing trends. It's been 16 years, there's a good...
  34. Re: How is current version of Costume National Scent Intense?

    ^Costume National PH has been said to have been reformulated, and I agree. It was released in 2009. I'd bet Scent Intense has been reformulated at least once.
  35. Re: Conquering Fragrancenet: A Guide to Navigating The Biggest Discounter You Love to Hate

    Gee, Buysblind, this is a very thorough, useful guide. Thanks!
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Sultan Pasha's Al Hareem is the best rose oud i've ever smelled. It's a rosie, spicy, breakfast butter & animalic oud. It is amazing, but crazy expensive per ML. I've been told Oudh Infini by Dusita...
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    Re: Creed Aventus was obviously made by...

    It's not oil, it's literally watered down fragrance.Never buy fragrance decants from the Azerbaijan sellers on ebay, bonanza, etsy, etc. It's absolutely a scam and you'll receive ruined juice from...
  38. Re: What houses are creating scents like the old days?

    I don't see a way to buy a sample here, but thanks for the link.
  39. Re: What houses are creating scents like the old days?

    I've wanted to try Un Air d’Arabie Rose of Taif for years, but i've never been able to find it. Been told it's similar to Roja UAE.
  40. Re: Need help identifying this vintage Amouage

    Pretty sure it's Gold woman. Cristal has significantly darker juice in the photos i've seen. It's definitely not Silver Woman, as that bottle has the silver on it.
  41. Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    No, but it does have a batch code :cheesy:
  42. Re: The poster this forum misses the most is ...

    Suspended. Where did he go?
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    Re: Areej le Dor : The Official Discussion Thread

    That's where i've been looking and it's not there for me, on mobile or PC. I don't get it

    edit: Now on mobile, it just loads a blank page.
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    Re: Areej le Dor : The Official Discussion Thread

    Where? I haven't seen OE2 or SM2 listed anywhere on the website since the pre-orders started yesterday.
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    Re: Areej le Dor : The Official Discussion Thread

    RA told me there will be another pre-order for OE2 & SM2 available soon and that we will be notified before it is.
  46. Re: Love Chypre Siam...it's sold out...what's very similar?

    Oh, the parfum. And i've only smelled a 1980's version, come to think of it. :lipsrsealed:
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    Re: Areej le Dor : The Official Discussion Thread

    So, is he actually honoring the orders that went through an hour before pre-order officially went live? A good portion of bottles could've easily been sold in that time.
  48. Re: Love Chypre Siam...it's sold out...what's very similar?

    Chypre Siam smells incredibly similar to Mitsouko.
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    Re: Areej le Dor : The Official Discussion Thread

    I don't see it.
  50. Re: Latest Guerlain L'Homme Ideal Flanker - L'Homme Ideal Cool!

    Ha ha.

    Yeah, the mint does sound nice. I might test it.
  51. Re: Latest Guerlain L'Homme Ideal Flanker - L'Homme Ideal Cool!

    Lost me at "water notes".
  52. Re: Is Imaginary Authors pulling an April fools joke here?

    Free expedited shipping? Must be.
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    Re: a day when everything smells like pee

    I got a bit of Ame Sombre on my nose when I went in to sniff it once and it gave the rest of the day a urinous tinge.

    However, when I open my bottle of Le Rayon Vert, it fills my place with a...
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    Re: NEW: Tom Ford | Lavender Extr麥e

    More expensive than Roja per ML now lmao
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    Re: Please pair a fragrance with this picture

    SHL 777 - Black Gemstone
  56. Re: The poster this forum misses the most is ...

    Silentrich, RIP. :engel017:
  57. Re: Are there any fragrances you've come across that you think are completely hilarious? :D

    This reminds me of the perfume commercial sketch on Portlandia. "Fragrances often make people laugh..because of the name.."
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    Re: Creed Silver Mountain Water for $156!!

    I got a 4oz bottle of SMW for $147 a year ago, when Notino US was still around. I really miss that site.
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    Re: New Clive Christian - Miami Poolside

    Clive Christian is really on the decline the past few years. They significantly changed the original collection, then released those super expensive, obnoxiously sweet messes that are the Addictive...
  60. Re: Men- what痴 your favorite women痴 fragrances on women?

    The original version of Jubilation 25. I sprayed the room with it a couple weeks ago and my girlfriend really loved the smell. She's been going through my huge stash of 2ml samples, ever since and it...
  61. Re: Why is Calvin Klein hardly ever mentioned?

    I see Obsession mentioned quite a bit here. They had some good scents, but they ruined them with reformulations many years ago.
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    Re: Vintage Obsession for Men

    ^Often the factices have the actual juice in them. Even the huge ones. Sounds like you got the real deal and shouldn't worry about it.
  63. Re: How the hell did Roja Dove get away with his 50ml for the price of 100 "offer"?

    About 4-5 years ago, the prices went up 160%. It's been discussed here before. I'ved owned and enjoy several Rojas, but that is ridiculous.
  64. Re: "Old Man's Scent."When it comes to fragrances,there is no such thing in my opinion.

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/395467-Please-don-t-use-quot-Old-Lady-quot-or-quot-Old-Man-quot-scent-as-description-it-s-offensive
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    Re: DODO by Zoologist

    Sounds good! I'm just waiting for samples of it to be made available on Zoologist's official site. Luckyscent's 0.7ml dabber vials suck.
  66. Re: " yo that cologne smells like meth. but I love it" - Compliment on Silver Mountain Water

    Because they're both white?..:huh:
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    Re: Your Fragrance Discovery of The Year

    UNUM - Io Non Ho Mani! Such a great scent, and very reasonably priced, especially for an extrait.
  68. Re: Amouage Myths Man - better than Interlude Man?

    I like interlude man's opening more than Myth's, but I like Myth's drydown a lot more than Interlude's.
  69. Re: The official Ralph Lauren Polo Green thread

    Oh, look. It's the guy who pretends reformulations never happen, and gets mad when people say they do!

    If you read my whole post, you'd see that I don't really know either way, IF it's been...
  70. Re: The official Ralph Lauren Polo Green thread

    Re: the 50th anniversary edition -- Don't get your hopes up, It's just special packaging. They are not going to make it smell like it used to, and If there was any change at all, it'll most likely be...
  71. Re: What is your favorite scandalous, shameful, "I'm not walking out of the house in this", fragranc

    ^Several different versions of this story have been posted on the forum over the years, but the articles always say they're using Obsession for men, when it never had civetone, though, the women's...
  72. Re: Have you ever bought a fragrance that wasn't printed right?

    Yes, it was an error, all Amouage bottles in this style are meant to have the text on the front of the bottle.
  73. Re: Have you ever bought a fragrance that wasn't printed right?

    How about not printed at all? I had an old Amouage Gold bottle with a factory anomaly; there was no "AMOUAGE" text on the front of it.

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  74. Re: An amazing mossy spicy green fragrance - Mousse Illuminee by Rogue Perfumery

    I get the grapes comparison in the opening, but I did not think of it until I read about it here.

    Now, I wouldn't have guessed there was any rose in here, let alone, Bulgarian rose otto....
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    Re: Rasasi Reference thread

    Is there a reliable method of dating old formula bottles of AWD? It's hard to go by product photos, since the lighting & background affects the appearance of the juice itself through the window in...
  76. Re: Fragrances that are : ANIMALISTIC, ODD, STRANGE, STINKY, UNIQUE, OFF BEAT, etc.

    Hmm, I'm familiar with costus and I didn't recognize it in Dryad. Didn't even know it was a note in there. Interesting.
  77. Re: Fragrances that are : ANIMALISTIC, ODD, STRANGE, STINKY, UNIQUE, OFF BEAT, etc.

    ^What is odd, animalic, strange, or stinky about Dryad??
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    Re: What Did Your Grandmother Wear?

    Chanel No. 5 & Prince Matchabelli - Windsong
  79. Re: What Is The Fragrance That Is A constant Reminder As To Why You Participate In This Hobby?

    Original formula Nuwa/Parfum Royale 2, they're pretty much one and the same. For me, nothing else can compare.
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    Re: Areej le Dor : The Official Discussion Thread

    Website went down before I could pre-order.
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    Re: Sample Pass: Rogue Perfumery

    I can kind of understand this. After awhile, there is a very mild skunky smell to the moss in Mousse Illuminee.
  82. Re: Why Do So Many Cologne Companies Use The Word Priv?

    ^Hyperbol
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    Re: So How Many of You Have Not Smelled Kouros?

    I haven't smelled it yet. If anything, I'd just go straight for the vintage.
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Bought an early 90's bottle of Pasha de Cartier last week. I hadn't tried Pasha before today - Pretty good stuff! :thumbup:
  85. Re: Remember Growing Up When You Wore Fragrance Just Because No Purpose No Enjoyment What Was It?

    I wore AZ Jean Co. EDT, which apparently has slipped down the memory hole, as I've seen absolutely no evidence on the internet, that it ever existed. Does anyone else remember this one? Pretty sure...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    The Jeke sample..it's coming! How is it??

    Resubscribing to this thread, just to keep an eye out for Jeke news.:thumbup:
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    Re: Clive Christian 50% selected items

    I'll say -- Over 50% off X!
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    Poll: Re: Roja Danger vs Roja Fetish

    60ml of M Extrait is only $10 more than 50ml of Fetish EDP.
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    Re: Clive Christian 50% selected items

    Customer service told me they cannot locate the last 6 of their X Tabacs that were supposed to be in stock, so they'll send me the original X.
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    Re: Guerlain Vetiver: Successful Blind Buy

    I recently blind bought an unused bottle of vintage Guerlain Vetiver from 2000. It's similar to Roja Dove's Vetiver, though it's missing the celery seed and the smokiness. Great stuff, but I already...
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    Re: Clive Christian 50% selected items

    Wow, thanks for this breakdown, it's just what I was looking for. Reckless & X are also two of my favorite fragrances. The best parts of each, are the awesome balsamic opening of Reckless, and the...
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    Re: Clive Christian 50% selected items

    Went ahead and bought the X Twist Tabac. Sure beats trying to find legit X tester bottles for $200+, that haven't been used without your knowing, as the bottles are opaque. lol
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    Re: Clive Christian 50% selected items

    I wonder how similar the Tabac flanker is, to the original X for Men? Thinking of buying that, or X Liquorice, while they're on sale. Just recently ran out of X, and this is a great deal.
  94. Re: An amazing mossy spicy green fragrance - Mousse Illuminee by Rogue Perfumery

    Got a bottle of Mousse Illuminee as a Christmas gift. Loving it even more than the splash sample. :thumbup::thumbup:
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Wearing a few sprays from a year 2000 bottle of Guerlain Vetiver, great stuff
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Thank fuck, it's his best creation by far! I wonder how different this new iteration will be, than the last one.
  97. Re: Roja Dove batch codes - how to decipher

    What is the code you wanted to look up? On the Roja bottles i've owned, i've always been able to see a clear date. Are they not like this anymore? Example: my paper label Fetish Pour Homme is 52213,...
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    Re: What's going to be big in 2019?

    We can at least be certain the International Fragrance Ruining Assholes will continue doing what they do best.
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    Re: Xerjoff Nio - Completely Addicted

    ^Nio only comes in EDP, it's not an extrait.
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    Re: This one sounds GORGEOUS!

    I like the short animalic opening of Casablanca, but the rest of the long, linear scent is mostly tuberose on me, which is not really my flower.
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