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    Re: It's happening again

    LOL, no if you've watched Twin Peaks and noticed the threads title you'll know why I posted it :)
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    Re: It's happening again

    http://www.edsdeadbody.com/otherwork/writings/tp-giant.jpg
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    Re: Star ratings gone for how long?

    ???
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    Re: Question for Creed Acier Aluminium owners

    Yep, that's the one, now that I think about it, it kind of smells like aluminium, really cold and harsh, but not quite pleasant to me, however you can't judge a fragrance for the first 10 seconds,...
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    Re: Question for Creed Acier Aluminium owners

    Haha, that would be cool. Just remember to give a full whooooosh =)
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    Re: Question for Creed Acier Aluminium owners

    Yeah, I think Creed uses natural ambergris to some extent in their fragrances, anyhow, so when you give a full spray to the hand and quickly smell it before even the alcohol has evaporated, don't you...
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    Question for Creed Acier Aluminium owners

    I recently got a bottle of Acier Aluminium in a swap deal. I have a fresh sample from Les Senteurs in London (official Creed dealer) from before that I have done a side by side comparison with. The...
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    Re: The next to be discontinued?

    This just proves my theory right about the American versus the European fragrance industry and their different values when it comes to discontinuing scents.
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    Re: The next to be discontinued?

    I think it's unfair to accuse the main french houses (YSL, Dior, Chanel, Guerlain) of discontinuing scents as none of the above mentioned houses has discontinued a mens fragrance ("variants" not...
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    Star ratings gone for how long?

    How long will the star ratings for fragrances and their longevity be gone?
    I hope a mod/admin can answer as the question has popped up a few times.

    Thank you
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    Orange Spice / Noir Epices comparison

    It seems like nobody has compared these two fragrances before which is quite stunning considering they share similitiar characteristics in my opinion. They both have that candied orange note and have...
  12. What do you prefer? - spraying or splashing?

    I've recently switched techniques when it comes to applying my fragrances. Even though most of my bottles have spray mechanisms, I find that some of my fragrances smells better when I spray a pair of...
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    Re: Was looking for FIERCE and found this...

    Gucci pour homie

    http://www.expotv.com/videos/reviews/3/46/Gucci-Pour-Homme-II-Eau-de-Toilette-3/16309
  14. Re: Longetivity VS Quantity of Juice in the Bottle

    Would that mean that splash bottles are more vurnable to spoilage as air is let in every time the cap is removed?
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    Re: Creed and production years!

    Would you say that 2005 is a bad year for a bottle of Erolfa? How does it smell?

    I've ordered a bottle of Imperial from fragrancenet, but they've cut out the production year, but it smells...
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    Re: Creed and production years!

    I asked about the production date of a Green Irish Tweed bottle and I got this as a reply:

    "Checked number of Creed packaging-the code printed on the bottom of the pkg says:OJA 1 Dec"

    Does...
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    Creed and production years!

    For those of you with good experience buying Creeds, how old can a Creed bottle be before one can suspect it of going bad. Of course I do know that with proper storage and ideal temperature a bottle...
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    Re: Where have the review star ratings gone?

    Are they coming back with the server move?
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    Re: Where have the review star ratings gone?

    Does the admins have any new info regarding the stars?
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    Re: My Creed Erolfa dilemma

    Thanks alot for all your replies!
    I knew something was wrong. Actually I've seen many people on the board saying negative things about Erolf, and of course scents is a very subjective thing, but...
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    Re: My Creed Erolfa dilemma

    Acually on Creeds website (http://www.creedfragrances.co.uk/site/products/fragrances_for_men/millesime_fragrances) Tangerine and Bergamot are listed as notes in Erolfa, and no it is a correct sample...
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    Re: My Creed Erolfa dilemma

    Thank you for your reply,
    Of course it is a marine scent, but the first hour or so after application I can smell a citrus note, after is has dried down it is all about brine and sea air though, it...
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    Re: My Creed Erolfa dilemma

    That must mean something, because clearly the sample I have from Les Senteurs has a detectable and very uplifting citrus note in it but the other two decant's don't. I'm starting to think that Creed...
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    My Creed Erolfa dilemma

    I have received two decants from different basenoters in the last couple of weeks and have a sample that I ordered from Les Senteurs a few months ago.
    Hesitating to buy a bottle after falling in...
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    Re: Creed Erolfa from creedirect

    Thanks for the reply! However they only sell the remaining testers, so there won't be any box with it. So it'll be harder to tell the difference I guess.

    Cheers
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    Creed Erolfa from creedirect

    I ordered a decant of Erolfa recently and was amazed by how different it smelled compared to my samples from Les Senteurs. It was actually far from the fresh and uplifting juice that was in the...
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    Kouros Eau d'ete - Limited edition?

    Is Kouros Eau d'ete a limited edition that was only produced for the summer of 2006? Will the new Kouros Tattoo Edition replace it this summer or will we have another Kouros Eau d'ete this year too?...
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    Re: What makes a scent smell like "old man"

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    Re: Where have the review star ratings gone?

    Is the star feature coming back anytime soon?
    Also it would be nice if you could see how many ratings a fragrance has. Just like at Perfume Emporium.
  30. Re: How does Gucci Pour Homme smell on your skin, need some feedback...

    On my skin it smells woody
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    Re: This thread is NOT for Creed-haters!

    It was a personal fragrance created for him by Creed and was worn by him during his acting career and was not available to the public during that time. Celebrities purchase the license to a fragrance...
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    Re: my creed bottle is peeling

    This is a little off-topic, but does anyone know how many parts of 1ml a full spritz of the 4oz Creed bottles is. Perhaps 1/5 of 1ml?
    Which would mean a 120ml bottle would be good for 5*120 = 600...
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    Creed MI from fragrancet - a disappointment?

    I purchased a 4oz bottle of Creed MI from fragrancenet and received it today. I noticed on the back bottom of the bottle, the gold cover started to peel so they have covered it up with a thin layer...
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    Re: Good scent to go with a cigar

    Was that a joke?

    Anyhow, I would recommend SL Fumerie Turque, or Idole de Lubin.
  35. Rive Gauche Intense and regular Rive Gauche bottles

    Hi,

    I received a 2.5 oz bottle of Rive Gauche pour homme today and was surprised by the size of the bottle. I have the Rive Gauche Intense since before and it has a volume of 2.0 oz. How can the...
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    Re: How many Creeds are too much?

    You should have told me before, after reading his post I started to dip my head in my 17oz flacon of Green Irish Tweed. I was afraid of not finishing it in 3 weeks.
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    Re: Where have the review star ratings gone?

    I hope it doesn't take too long, it really IS a crucial feature.
    While I'm at it, why doesn't the Eau Sauvage (Dior) page have rankings on it?
    I know some fragrances don't have rankings because...
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    Re: A long lasting fresh scent?

    I am absolutetly amazed no one has mentioned Terre d'hermes yet!
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    Re: Jazz and Live Jazz

    Yeah, I was trying to say I don't prefer aquatics, but still couldn't find myself wearing Jazz. It is still up for grabs if anyone wants it.
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    Re: Jazz and Live Jazz

    I don't know, maybe it's a scent association I've been carrying since I was a kid, but I really have a hard time wearing this. And mind you I don't like fresh/aquatic scents, almost my whole wardrobe...
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    Re: Jazz and Live Jazz

    I've tried both and would say that Jazz is the better scent. I think it's the coriander note that ruins it for me in Live Jazz.
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    Re: Fragrance you simply can't stand?

    CsP Aqua Motu

    and I bet I'm not the only one
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    Re: What's your scent for gym or after gym?

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    Re: RIVE GAUCHE.. Your views please..

    It's a great fragrance I couldn't be without. I've never tried RGPH Light, but I do have the Intense version which I am looking to swap for the regular version.
    The Intense is a bit 'dirtier' and...
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    Re: Buying Serge Lutens Chergui

    I've decided to buy a 50ml bottle from the export range. I have never decanted before and would probably waste half the bottle trying to learn if I bought the 75ml. So, anyone have any more conrete...
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    Re: Buying Serge Lutens Chergui

    Excellent post, exactly the information I was looking for.
    However, even if the 75ml bottles looks better, without a spray wouldn't those bottles be very unpractical. How wold you apply with that...
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    Re: Buying Serge Lutens Chergui

    100 Euros is around 130 USD,
    With the 15 euro shipping charge it would equal 115 euros = 150 USD.
    It's really worth it if you ask me.

    Anyhow, anyone know the story behind the changed bottle...
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    Re: Buying Serge Lutens Chergui

    Hmm, 75ml for 100 euro is a better deal I guess. What's up with the 50ml and 75 ml bottles though? Have they recently changed the size of the bottles?
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    Re: Buying Serge Lutens Chergui

    Thanks for the replies!
    I think you got me wrong, I live in Europe, but if I have to order it from the USA I will. So the easiest way is to order it from Shiseido? Do they have the best price? Do I...
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    Buying Serge Lutens Chergui

    Hi,
    I've been searching the net for a place to buy Chergui from (shipping to Europe) but have had no luck. I've looked at Luckyscent, Les Senteurs, Fragrancenet. Why is this fragrance hard to find?...
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    Re: What do you think of Egoiste Platinum?

    Actually I am bit confused regarding the hype of Egoiste on these boards.
    I would give it an average rating at best, but still it's not anything I would want to smell like.
    Platinum Egoiste gets a...
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    Re: Egoiste vs Egoiste Platinum

    I have tested Egoiste on a couple of occasions, but I find it cloying and sweet. Mind you that I can enjoy sweet scents, but Egoiste is just a big no for me.
    Platinum Egoiste on the other hand,...
  53. Thread: Twin Peaks!

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    Re: Twin Peaks!

    Oh, I think I got it...Acier Aluminium! How could I forget that creation from the house of Creed. A bit surrealistic and weird with a hint of time in decay, but still conservative, would fit with the...
  54. Thread: Twin Peaks!

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    Re: Twin Peaks!

    Good replies!

    And to linnea, you should really try to rent or download the 30 episodes, it is really worth it.

    Anyhow, I thought of Gucci pour homme in the scene where major Briggs and Cooper...
  55. Thread: Twin Peaks!

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    Twin Peaks!

    I recently finished watching this wonderful series and was drawn in to the creepy/mysterious atmosphere that defines the show. I am now wondering, what would Twin Peaks smell like? Not the individual...
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    Re: Amount of natural ingredients in fragrances

    Well Creed claims this, and I highly doubt a big company like Creed would lie about something like this. This is a quote from their website:

    Of course they don't say how much, only 'higher'...
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    Amount of natural ingredients in fragrances

    Does anybody know if the amount of natural ingredients found in niche fragrances is higher compared to other houses? Is the higher retail price of niche fragrances compared to mass market fragrances...
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    Re: a scent for sleep

    M7 is a really good scent to try in bed. Very comforting.
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    Re: Kouros - WOW! in a good way

    now that's a bump
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    Re: Battle of the Scents: M7 or Rive Gauche

    I'd easily go with Rive Gauche, M7 is to sweet. If anybody wants to swap check my signature.
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    Re: Platinum Egoiste! Sooo versatile...

    While it excludes confidence and class, and could be worn by a CEO in the office it can also be worn out clubbing, or just with a casual shirt or a polo. It smells just as good during the winter as...
  62. Re: Buying Creed MI from Fragrancenet - need advice

    Thanks for your reply,
    So you are sure that they are selling old stock?
    Would you know of any other fragrance site that ships internationally and sell "new" stock (of course with a good price)
  63. Buying Creed MI from Fragrancenet - need advice

    Hi,
    I am about to place an order on a 4 oz bottle of Creed Millesime Imperial from www.fragrancenet.com and I have a few questions.
    First of all what should I check for to see how old a bottle is....
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    Re: Body Kouros discontinued?

    Yes, it's pretty sad to see.
    But can anyone actually confirm this? I know that my local store that sells YSL products didn't have BK in stock, but they told me it was possible for them to bring in...
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    Body Kouros discontinued?

    I stumbled across this blog a while ago
    http://www.piercemattie.com/blogs/2006/03/annick_menardos_body_kouros_di.html

    For those of you who don't want to read it, they simply say that Body Kouros...
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    Re: What's up with Jazz (YSL)?

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    Re: What's up with Jazz (YSL)?

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    Re: Jazz Prestige appreciation

    I never got the opportunity to wear Jazz Prestige but I do have a bottle of the regular Jazz. It is a great scent, but I guess it is to 'mature' for me to wear. It is like a light 80s powerhouse...
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Lolita Lempicka au Masculin

    Thanks for your replies..I think I'm going to go for Body Kouros.


    *hint* I have a 95% full bottle of M7 and a full bottle of Jazz that I don't use, maybe some of you don't like your Body Kouros...
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    Body Kouros vs. Lolita Lempicka au Masculin

    Hi there,

    I've read some of the threads regarding Body Kouros and very often I see that people compare it to Lolita Lempicka. Can somebody give me a desciption of the two fragrances and the...
  71. Re: For those of you who have Mare by Creative Universe

    I'm glad I didn't bid
  72. For those of you who have Mare by Creative Universe

    Hi,

    There is this seller who is selling a bottle of Mare by Creative Universe,
    He has uploaded a picture of the bottle which looks like this.

    http://i23.ebayimg.com/04/i/000/79/8e/db46_1.JPG
    ...
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    Re: New Forever and Ever by Dior?

    I relly don't understand why they discontinued it in the first place, great scent.
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    Re: Urinal Cakes "r" Us

    Let's just not talk about Kouros
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    Re: A*men, Angel, or Lolita L

    I'd go with A*Men as it's the only one i've tried
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    Re: Choosing a cologne for my boyfriend

    Of the ones you mentioned i'd go for Egoiste.
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    Re: looking for a new perfume

    Try Rive Gauche, can't go wrong with that stuff.
  78. Re: I've had it with shopping at department stores

    LOL thank you for sharing that story, it made my day.
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    Re: Serge Lutens fragrances - some advice please

    I would actually dare to say that Chergui smells masculine to me.
  80. Re: Dolce & Gabbana pour Homme ok for summer nights?

    I guess it could be used for hot summer nights, not that I like itthough.
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    Re: M7...a bit girly? Gasp!

    Great topic. I absolutely agree with the thread starter on this one. M7 is too sweet for me to like. I've tried and tried, probably worn it outside the house 6-7 times, but when I come home I always...
  82. Re: The real difference betwen the regular YSL Rive Gauche and the intense version

    Thanks for your replies guys, I'm still not sure about ordering the intense version. Is it wearable during summer too? I've had no problem wearing the regular Rive Gauche during summer, but I'm...
  83. Re: The real difference betwen the regular YSL Rive Gauche and the intense version

    Well the light version is nothing I am even remotely interested in, the original isn't that strong to begin with.
  84. Re: The real difference betwen the regular YSL Rive Gauche and the intense version

    Yeah I've heard that it has a more pronounced Patchouli note, so is the harsh top notes of the regular rive gauche toned down in the intense or is it just the basenotes that are 'darker'?
  85. The real difference betwen the regular YSL Rive Gauche and the intense version

    Hi,

    I am really in love with YSL Rive Gauche and have tried the regular EDT. The thing is though I cannot find any samples or any stores that sells the intense version, except online. I've...
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