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    Which two Hermes work best

    I'm looking for a summer and winter Hermes scent.

    I like TdH for summer, but I'm intrigued by Orange Verte Concentree. Which do you recommend for summer wear?

    Also, which Hermes scent works...
  2. Any non-niche similar to Vétiver Extraordinaire?

    I loved the sample of VE I got recently, but I'm wondering if I can get something similar with a smaller price.

    I also love Terre d'Hermes.
  3. Speaking of grapefruit...new study...

    ...shows it's good for you.

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20060509/hl_nm/grapefruit_dc

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. researchers said they have identified the compound in grapefruit juice that...
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    Re: decants ml oz  >.

    This is sorta like the question, "how many licks does it take to get to the center of a tootsie roll tootsie pop." ;D
    And you got to the answer the same way the owl did: the direct way!
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    Re: Fragrance Hall of Fame

    Is this ranked? In other words, GIT is on the top of the list and Gendarme at the bottom?
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    Scents when you have a headache

    I have a headache right now. This made me wonder about scents that are perfect for when you have a headache. There are lots of scents that are just so strong that it can make my headache worse. Also,...
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    Re: Fragrance Hall of Fame

    Oh yes, I was referring to masculine scents.
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    Re: Fragrance Hall of Fame

    I use that term loosely. With that being said, I guess I was thinking how Bel Ami could be an all-time great, but it wouldn't be included because somone personally didn't like it. The purpose here is...
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    Fragrance Hall of Fame

    I may have prematurely asked about TdH being in the all-time list so to redeem myself...

    What top 3 fragrance would you place in the Fragrance Hall of Fame?

    This isn't asking about your...
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes

    I think that Terre d'Hermes shares a general vibe in common with two other Hermes releases, Un Jardin en Méditerranée and Un Jardin sur le Nil. You can definitely tell that they are closely related,...
  11. Re: Where do you see Terre among the greatest scen

    The controversy lies in the fact that people either love it or hate it. Also, it seems that people have strong opinions about it, good or bad. I don't remember the last time a scent has generated...
  12. Where do you see Terre among the greatest scents

    Of course, I don't mean to cause controversy to an already highly controversial scent, but after reading the pros and cons about TdH I am wondering where people see this next to some of the greatest...
  13. Re: If you love TERRE D'HERMES read this.....

    I wonder what the sales figures are for TdH
  14. Re: If you love TERRE D'HERMES read this.....

    Is that why scents get discounted?
  15. Re: Scents with best combination of tonka and veti

    any others?
  16. Scents with best combination of tonka and vetiver

    I can think of Chanel Allure, Heres Equipage, Geurlain Vetiver, and of course, Hermes Vetiver Tonka

    What are some other good tonka+vetiver scents?

    :o:) :D ;) 8-)::) ;D :o
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    Re: Terre trashed!

    That's a good one. I was wondering, in all seriousness, if the reason why it takes some people a week to really like it is actually due to the opening grapefruit scent?

    [/quote]

    Indeed, the...
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    Re: Terre trashed!

    That's a good one. I was wondering, in all seriousness, if the reason why it takes some people a week to really like it is actually due to the opening grapefruit scent?
  19. Re: THE NEW DIFFERENT COMPANY FRAGANCE !!!!!

    How much is this going for?
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    Re: The Power of Terre

    HackerX,

    I noticed your top 5 list below your message.

    How much do you like Vetiver Tonka? How would you compare it to Terre? Sorry if you said this in another thread.

    Also, I like a subtle...
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    Favorite Tonka

    What are the best tonka fragrances?
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    Pick your note!

    What is your ONE note for the following:

    1. Summer
    2. Winter
    3. Casual/Day
    4. Formal/Evening
    5. Overall favorite that you can't live without

    Only list one note for each item, but they can...
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    Thanks for your review! I had a feeling the grapefruit would be a hit or miss. It seems like the grapefruit is the weakness. I don't know if I'll like it too...sounds like it can be too sweet or too...
  24. Re: Since no one was answering my question...

    Thanks for all your comments, but I don't think Dior Homme took too long to be available at scentiments or scentedmonkey. And it was a popular fragrance too, no?

    I feel like there's more to it. I...
  25. Since no one was answering my question...

    I had to create a whole new thread... :'(

    How long does it take for a new scent (e.g Terre d'Hermes) to be availabelout on scentiments or scentedmonkey or other internet discount online stores? Or...
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    Yes it has grapefruit. Can you tell me what you don't like about it?
    Is it too sharp?
  27. Re: Where do I go to purchase Concentre Orange Ver

    Thanks everyone!!!

    I looked through all the website links and suggestions that you gave me.

    If there are more info please don't hesitate to let me know.

    Thanks again.
  28. Re: Im giving away two bottles if anyone wants the

    Wow something like this doesn't happen very often. Congrats to those who were at the right place at the right time!
  29. Re: Where do I go to purchase Concentre Orange Ver

    Well what i know comes from the basenotes reviews. The concentre lasts longer and is more masculine.
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    But doesnt' Orange Verte contain wood notes? Do you think TdH does it better?

    I'm referring to the concentre version of orange verte.

    And how long till it comes out on scentiments or...
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    Is gettting TdH the same thing as getting Orange Verte Concenetre? Obviously it's not the same smell, but would it be redundant getting both?

    Also, which is more masculine?
  32. Re: Where do I go to purchase Concentre Orange Ver

    I just checked and they don't have the concentree version.

    Thanks, but are there any other sights? I also checked scentedmonkey to no avail.
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    Along those lines, when will it be available at online stores like scentedmonkey or scentiments?

    ::)[/quote]
    does anyone know the answer to these questions?
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    Re: Help me decide again!

    other thoughts? :-/
  35. Re: Where do I go to purchase Concentre Orange Ver

    bump ::)
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    Along those lines, when will it be available at online stores like scentedmonkey or scentiments?

    ::)
  37. Where do I go to purchase Concentre Orange Verte

    I'm looking exclusively for the concentre version. Where can I buy it other than the Hermes website?

    I want to purchase it at an onlin discount store. I don't want to pay $90+ for it.
    ...
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    Yes, TdH is definately the most controversial scent that's come out in a while.

    Controversy is usually bad, but if we're talking about fragrances, it's good publicity. It makes people curious!!!
    ...
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    How much of it do you apply?
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    Re: Help me decide again!

    What about the Concentree version? Would that help change your opinion on the summer scent?
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    Help me decide again!

    Okay so I've narrowed it down to four fragrances. I want to get a winter/evening scent and a casual/summer scent.

    Summer/casual scent: Concentrée D'Orange Verte or Terre d'Hermes
    Winter/Evening...
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    Re: Terre d'Hermès: A Jolting Reassessment

    I can't wait to try this, but would anyone like to make a quick comparison of TdH with Equipage, Bel Ami, and Orange Verte in terms of subtlety, uniquenes, and which is better for summer wear or...
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    Re: Sad day...Lacoste

    :-? :-? :-?
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    Re: Topnotes and basenotes

    Two question:
    1. Does it smell the same as the original? If no, then which smells better?
    2. Where can you buy this cheap? Can you get it at an online discount store? If so, where? I tried looking...
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    Re: My next purchase: Help!

    Don't count the vote for Salvadore Dali (the first option). I just wanted to view the results.

    Anyway, isn't he the artist? When did he get into perfumery?
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    Re: Help me decide!

    Do you think Equipage is a compliment getter?

    I decided to stay away from VE because of the price.

    Thanks and keep voting!
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    Sad day...Lacoste

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060322/ap_on_bi_ge/obit_lacoste;_ylt=As3sW2_1mwELzC1SQHopfHkDW7oF;_ylu=X3oDMTBiMW04NW9mBHNlYwMlJVRPUCUl
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    Re: Help me pick a niche vetiver

    Is Malle's VE potent or subtle?

    And is it really a $160???
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    Help me decide!

    I'm looking for a subtle masculine scent that is unique. I would like one that can get compliments and at the same time not be cloying. :)

    Thanks :P ::)
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    Re: Opinions on Bel Ami

    Thanks for the replies.

    I wanted to get a comparison to Dior Homme and D&G PH. I feel Dior H has a right about of subtlety whereas D&G is very strong. I was hoping Bel Ami fell in between or at...
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    Opinions on Bel Ami

    I get the feeling that this is the greatest of all Hermes scents. I read the reviews, but I want to know more about Hermes Bel Ami.

    My questions are:
    1. Would you consider this a subtle scent?...
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    Re: Opinion on two Hermes

    Great insight!

    You're opinion is much appreciated!

    I want to now get both one day as well! I guess I should slow down and try them out first, but I do have high expectations for this scent.
    ...
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    Re: Opinion on two Hermes

    Any other thoughts?
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    Re: Poised for Terre d'Hermès

    This sounds great, but how do you think it compares to Vetiver Tonka?

    You can also refer to my other post about this topic.
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    Opinion on two Hermes

    Vetiver Tonka or Terre d'Hermes?

    Which is more masculine and which do you like better?
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    Re: Poised for Terre d'Hermès

    Hi, just curiuos but what do you mean by "a bit of skin"?
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    Re: Poised for Terre d'Hermès

    What's the model perfume for sensuality?

    Also does sensuality corrrelate with masculinit?

    One of my concerns is that Terre will smell too feminine and not very masculine. I've been getting...
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    Re: Hermès, damn your eyes!

    Similar to Jardin Nil?

    Does that mean it's feminine?

    [/quote]


    bump
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    Re: Poised for Terre d'Hermès

    Do you mean the Hermes is NYC or LA?
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    Re: Hermès, damn your eyes!

    Similar to Jardin Nil?

    Does that mean it's feminine?
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    Re: Hermès, damn your eyes!

    I read somewhere that it's going to be released in the States by March 14th.

    I made a thread with a link in it. I think that might be where I got my info.
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    Manly notes?

    Sorry to bother people here with this, but I was wondering where I could get info about differences in these notes:

    tobacco
    leather
    cardamon
    nutmeg
    vetiver
    tonka

    It seems to me that these...
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    Re: How long does it take...

    ha...okay...month it is...years would be way too long! :)
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    Re: A BIG surprise and shock...

    I haven't, but this gets me thinking about tobacco scents in general. Perhaps, this is the key ingredient?
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    How long does it take...

    ...for a newly released fragrance to hit the online discount relailers like scentiments.com, scentedmonkey.com, or perfumeemporium.com?

    Thanks
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    Re: Early Terre d'Hermes review and info

    I think I would like this scent. One thing I was hoping Terre would not be like is Un jardin sur de nil.

    I liked Un jardin, but I thought it was a little too feminine (and it should be since it's...
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    Re: Early Terre d'Hermes review and info

    hm...unisex? I was hoping it would be more on the masculine side. I don't want it to come off as un jardin sur nil or it's cousin.
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    Re: Early Terre d'Hermes review and info

    FOr those who actually tried it out, did it smell more masculine than feminine?

    Also, I actually like lighter, less cloying/overpowering scents. I don't like scents that allow you to announce your...
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    Early Terre d'Hermes review and info

    http://nowsmellthis.blogharbor.com/blog/_archives/2006/3/2/1788968.html

    http://men.style.com/news/style/030306

    Enjoy!
  70. Re: Terre d'Hermès teaser site.

    Is this fragrance out in the states? It seems it's only available in europe.
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    Terre d'Hermes expectations

    Do you have high expectations for this fragrance? It's coming out tomorrow, and I'm wondering if you have high expectations for it. Most of us who have been waiting for this new scent will eventually...
  72. Re: Terre d'Hermès teaser site.

    Terre d'hermes is coming out this weekend!!!

    Anyone else excited?
  73. Re: Terre d'Hermès teaser site.

    So it looks like it could be both fresh water and woody?

    If it goes under one category which would it be?

    And does it sound like a day-time scent or a formal, evening scent?
  74. Re: Terre d'Hermès teaser site.

    Does anyone know what category this scent would fall under? In other words, is it a woody scent, fresh-water scent, etc.?
  75. Re: Terre d'Hermès teaser site.

    Is the counter on that site a countdown for the release?

    If so, then Terre d'Hermes is coming out in less than a week!
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    Is tonka toxic?

    I heard it was carcinogenic, long term consequences? I'm wondering if you heard or read about this somewhere. If it's true, then what does it mean for tonka scents?
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    Terre d'Hermes review

    http://www.nsnews.com/issues06/w020506/022106/look/021206lo3.html

    The scent of Hermes

    Tyler Hopson

    thopson@nsnews.com

    More accustomed to your drugstore-variety cologne, my first journey...
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    Re: Dior Homme

    It's the scent I would buy next to possibly the new Hermes coming out in March.

    Still I may purchase Dior Homme anyway because it's a great winter scent!

    I really mean it...I wouldn't be...
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    Re: More on upcoming Terre d'Hermès.

    Unisex EDCs? Which ones did you have in mind?

    scentemental[/quote]
    I just checked on the Hermes website and Eau d'Orange Verte is the only one. My mistake
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    Re: More on upcoming Terre d'Hermès.

    Young scholar,

    I doubt very much if it will be an EDC. The trend these days seems to be towards EDPs if anything and away from EDCs. In fact, it's hard to think of any recent major launches except...
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    Re: Vétiver Extraordinaire?

    Isn't this the scent that people said smelled like bbq or charcoal?
  82. Re: Recieved my Dolce PH which I bought blind - YE

    I tried this on at a dept store and didn't like it for two reasons: 1. I didn't like the smell. It wasn't terrible, but it wasn't good for me. 2. It was way to overpowering. That actually was the...
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    Feuille Verte by Creed

    Check out the basenotes homepage. Only 100 available, and it's handsigned by Olivier Creed!!!

    It's $350 though.

    Is it worth it? Has anyone sampled it?
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    Sillage question

    I have to ask as a newb, but why would anyone want a scent with massive sillage? I mean isn't it cloying announcing your presence a mile away? Isn't subtle and close to the skin the way to go?

    I...
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    Re: the most powerful sillage

    I have to ask as a newb, but why would anyone want a scent with massive sillage? I mean isn't it cloying announcing your presence a mile away? Isn't subtle and close to the skin the way to go?

    I'm...
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    Re: More on upcoming Terre d'Hermès.

    Thanks for the info, but would anyone know if the new Hermes will be EDT or EDC?
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    Re: More on upcoming Terre d'Hermès.

    Yes, I was asking about masculine because oranges, vegatables, and grapefruit doesn't sound so manly to me.

    Have you or anyone heard of these as notes used in another fragrance before, and was it...
  88. Re: Fragrances with grapefruits and vegatables

    Oh and do you think the new Hermes would be classified as a Water scent, Oriental, Woody, etc?
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    Re: Legendary Fragrance

    This is a good thread...so who did Chanel PM?
  90. Re: Fragrances with grapefruits and vegatables

    Were these scents masculine or feminine in your opinions?

    Thanks
  91. Fragrances with grapefruits and vegatables

    Are there any out there? I know the new Hermes will have it, but I'm wondering if I can compare it to something that's out already.
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    Re: Any new fragrances coming out soon?

    The only fragrance I'm waiting for is the new Hermes, Terre d'Hermes. I've been asking about its masculinity since the notes are oranges, vegatables, and grapefruit.

    Does anyone know of a...
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    Re: More on upcoming Terre d'Hermès.

    Yes, I was asking about masculine because oranges, vegatables, and grapefruit doesn't sound so manly to me.

    Have you or anyone heard of these as notes used in another fragrance before, and was it...
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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: More on upcoming Terre d'Hermès.

    Do you guys think the new Hermes will be manly based on the notes mentioned above?
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    Re: The journey of the noob :)

    I was gonna say, Amen has been known to be very strong. One spray might be enough.
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    Re: The journey of the noob :)

    Borbor, have you been getting compliments from the opposite sex?
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    Re: The journey of the noob :)

    Can you give us some examples? Thanks
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    by youngscholar
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    Re: *

    lol
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    Tonka Beans - what are the best?

    Which scents are the best tonka bean scents?
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