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    New Guerlain Vetiver

    I've been wearing Guerlain Vetiver for years and was very pleased to see the bottle design change from the ribbed version (bit tacky) to the new traditional style.

    However, i am horrifed to find...
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    looking for new vetiver

    I am a long term vetiver fan looking for a new scent. I tend not to rotate and like to stick with one thing for a while. I have been wearing Guerlain for years now and whilst I see it as a staple,...
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    Re: Calling all vetiver experts..

    I just wanted to thank you all for your helpful suggestions. Glad to see this board is as nice a place to be as it ever was. great reviews Wicozani.
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    Calling all vetiver experts..

    Not been on the board for several years, so forgive me for missing any more recent discussions on this.

    Ok, here’s the problem – Vetiver by l’artisan parfumeur, my favourite scent, my holy grail,...
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    Re: reliable decant source

    thank you so much. scentaur was actually the contact from when i was on the old board that i couldnt' remember!
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    Re: reliable decant source

    thanks for the fragrant fripperies tip. Has anyone ever used Dragonfly scent me? Also on ebay.

    Many thanks
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    reliable decant source

    hi all, i was just wondering if anyone could point me in the direction of their tried and trusted sources for decants - especially the less run of the mill stuff. i used to have a contact on the old...
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    Re: some quick help with something

    hey joel - thanks for the response, much appreciated.

    yes - it was the vetiver. about 3 years ago i went scent mental and went through every creed, l'artisan, villoresi, diptyque, frederick...
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    some quick help with something

    hi all, firstly, slightly ashamed to say i'ne not posted for over a year!! :-? but nice to see old faces and new. lack of access to a computer and finding the one fragrance that stopped me collecting...
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    Re: French Scent starting with O...

    wild guess.. but l'occitane perhaps?
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    Re: Vetiver Redux (very long!)

    Jeff, thank you for a wonderful post.

    i have tried some of the fragrances you mention - malle, MPG, l'artisan, goutal, l'occitane, creed, guerlain and apart from a spell when i wore l'artisan for...
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    Re: Cacharel pour homme??

    i'm with CoL on this - its a winner!

    i too wore it when i was 15 (15 years ago for me!!) and i still remember it fondly. in fact, i'm almost tempted to go out and re aquaint myself with it. i...
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    Re: Piper Nigrum : lasting power?

    it has good lasting power. but the drydown is very different from the top notes you get in the first two hours or so. imho, the initial blast is great - very different from anything else i've really...
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    Re: Vetiver or Original Vetiver

    guerlain every time!! i found OV to be very dull indeed. soapy and unoriginal. i've just waxed lyrical about guerlain on a separate thread so i won't bore readers again. but i have tried many and i...
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    Re: 1st post! Long

    hey andrew - i wanted to second madgradrx's suggestion. to my mind, you're describing Guerlain vetiver. But then I would say that because I think it’s the ultimate fragrance. I have tried so, so many...
  16. Thread: Name THIS Vetiver

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    Re: Name THIS Vetiver

    i guessed artisan, but then oticed moonfish already had the right answer..
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    Re: GOD do I HATE Vetiver!

    I love vetiver and donāt wear anything else. without wishing to sound too arty about it, I think as a predominant note, itās one of the least artificial, manufactured themes a scent could be based...
  18. Thread: Cinnamon Scents

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    Re: Cinnamon Scents

    how about ambre cannelle? wasn't my cup of tea personally, but its probably one to try.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday

    i haven't posted for about 6 months!! but nothing's changed

    guerlain vetiver (and l'artisan vetiver for variety).

    i smell lots of others all the time, but nothing tempts me away from these...
  20. Thread: Favorite Jeans?

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    Re: Favorite Jeans?

    my friend bought a pair last year - i thought they were very expensive at nearly 200 quid. the material was lovely (for those who can't be bothered to wear them in) - just nicely faded, without the...
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    Re: Which Vetiver would you choose?

    like any of these questions, its all down to personal taste. Iām not familiar with all on your list, but of those I have tried, the guerlain is my favourite. I know money is supposed to be no object...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent get's you the most female complime

    would have to agree with marcello.. Źunless someone's nose is actually buried in my neck, i'm sure that 99.99% of people never really notice. Źperhaps they notice more at work when the air is cleaner...
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