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    Re: Mixing Fragrances Together

    I really never found anything I liked, until I read the suggestion of GIT and Black Aoud.

    Not having GIT, I layered the Black Aoud with Montale Fougres Marines and the result made it my absolute...
  2. Re: Great Aromatic, Fresh Scents for the Spring & Summer that are not Aquatics

    When it gets warm, I find myself reaching for YSL Live Jazz quite a bit.

    Also enjoy layering Montales Black Aoud (1 spray) with Fougres Marines (1-2 sprays.....can really use anything similar such...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Well, I found a combo that is really raking in the compliments. Worn it twice now and everyone seems to love it...best yet my wife who rarely makes a comment LOVES it.

    I wish I could take credit...
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    Re: L"Air Desert Marocain

    Interesting.

    I'm in a very conservative part of the world in the US South, and this one is universally LOVED by the 4 ladies that work for me. They have gotten to realize I wear it most Fridays,...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    A few months with no compliments, then 2 days in a row!

    Yesterday, 2 of my female employees made comments about how great I smelled. I was wearing Tauer L'air Du Desert Marocain.

    Tonight, the...
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    Re: Montale Musk to Musk, I heart you.

    Very congested today....can't smell anything so I'll have to try later. I wore my Red Vetyver for everyone else today ;-)
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    Re: Montale Musk to Musk, I heart you.

    I'm going to wear my decant of Black musk tomorrow which I'm really liking as well and decide if I need a bottle now that I own Musk to Musk.
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    Re: Montale Musk to Musk, I heart you.

    I just got this and it definitely deserves a spot among the rest of my Montales.

    It starts out light, with a bit of the sourness of the aoud and then a smell that just smells like fresh laundry...
  9. Re: Been on the fence too long, ordering from Montale...

    Agreed. My favorite house but other than my most worn Red Vetyver I will only order 50mL any more....since most of them I own only take 2-3 sprays for a full day wearing ,100mL is overkill.
  10. Re: Someone needs to tell Pierre it isn't a race

    Still my top. I can't figure it out either LOL. Something in it is just so imminently wearable and addictive at the same time. There are times I think I may like Black Aoud or Aoud Lime even more,...
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    Re: Incense/Vetiver

    I know. It was a surprise to me too ;-)
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    Re: Incense/Vetiver

    Would in a heartbeat had I not just gotten a 50mL off the splits board here.
  13. Re: New Montale - BLACK MUSK - and its AWESOME!!!!!!!!!

    No sorry, never tried the Aoud Musk.
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    Re: Incense/Vetiver

    Not dry per se but I'm absolutely loving Le Labo Vetiver 46 for the fall with its green vetiver and incense accord.
  15. Re: New Montale - BLACK MUSK - and its AWESOME!!!!!!!!!

    Well, don't know about your blotter but I'm wearing my sample and it is just lovely. Sitting here watching the game and keep sticking my nose down my t-shirt for deep whiffs.
  16. Re: Montale - anything good besides the Aouds and Red Vetiver? + a few questions.

    I find Black Musk a very nice counterpunch to Black Aoud.

    I've been wearing my 20mL quite a bit and when it is out I'll be ordering a full bottle.
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    Re: MONTALE - Well worth the wait......

    I own Taj and Black Aoud. Trust me, the rose is NOTHING alike. Those 2 are very different animals.
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    Re: MONTALE - Well worth the wait......

    Love Montale.

    Wore Wild Aoud yesterday.....some slag it here for it not being an instrument of force a'la Black Aoud but I love it for its versatility. The Aoud/Woods combo works well.

    Getting...
  19. Re: About to pull the Montale trigger for Black Aoud

    As a nice counterpoint to Black Aoud, Black Musk is wonderful.

    I have recently fallen back in love with Aoud Lime as well.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Wow, unexpected day. I got complimented like everywhere I went today with my first full wearing of Montale Lime Aoud. Really didn't see this as a compliment getter, but did notice it had a huge...
  21. Re: Montale shopping discussion (Concentrate bottles, Free 20ml, Credit info by Mail, etc)

    montaleparfums@hotmail.com is the one I've always used.

    Felt a little funny doing the CC by email, but it worked fine.

    Celine is the one that checks that email.

    Monte
  22. Re: Montale shopping discussion (Concentrate bottles, Free 20ml, Credit info by Mail, etc)

    This.

    I bought the Red Vetyver with the extra concentree and got a free 20ml of Black Aoud for 95 euro.

    No confirmation but it arrived in Mississippi about 2-3 weeks later. Done this twice...
  23. Re: Montale Taj = Royal Oud / Taj no longer available

    Whatever you call it, I'm really becoming enamored with my bottle of Taj.

    Not a big fan for the first hour as the rose and bandaid aoud is a bit strident, it dries down to just a wonderful exotic...
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    Re: Red Vetyver, Grey Vetiver or LDDM

    Red Vetyver.

    Most versatile fragrance I have. Love it.
  25. Re: Xerjoff 1861 review and a free full bottle givaway

    Couldn't have said it better myself!

    If it hadn't been for Cairomerta including a sample set of Xerjoff with a BN purchase, the chances of me trying them way out in Mississippi would have been...
  26. Re: New Montale - BLACK MUSK - and its AWESOME!!!!!!!!!

    I'm absolutely loving my decant of this. Wore it on a gig Saturday and got 2 compliments in the club.....to call it a toned down Black Aoud is a bit of an insult, but probably a grain of truth in...
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    Xerjoff Casamorati Mefisto

    I got a sample of this (thanksCairomerta!) and am wearing this today.

    Everything I've read talks about problems with longevity, but I put this on at 9am and I'm still smelling it 14 hours later....
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    Re: Creed Aventus or Montale Red Vetyver

    I disagree....well after the first hour.

    RV gets creamier and the citrus less sharp.

    I REALLY wanted to like TdH more as it was cheaper when I was getting ready to buy my full bottle, but...
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    Re: Creed Aventus or Montale Red Vetyver

    This.

    I just can't find a situation where I can't wear it.

    You know how hot/humid it has been here being 60 miles apart, and I've been wearing it to work nearly every day with shorts and a...
  30. Re: Longevity testimony (Givenchy Play Intense)!

    Now you have me questioning putting this one up for sale. It is quite nice at times.

    I always got good longevity with it. Not a big fan when first applied, but the dry down is pretty good as you...
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    Re: New Fragrance: Justin Bieber Someday

    My wife got a sample of this in the mail today.

    Terrible unless you are 12 years old I guess
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT July 2011

    Picked up Montale Taj from a fellow basenoter.....I'm thinking this is a blind buy that will pay off, even though I'm not totally sold. Love the dry down, my wife asked what smelled like...
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    Re: your TOP summer scents for REAL HOT WEATHER

    In this summer crazy heat I find myself reaching most often for:

    Live Jazz - The hotter it gets the better.
    Montale Red Vetyver - Screw those aquatic scents. THis stays clean no matter how hot...
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    Re: Tom Ford for Men - Thoughts?

    I'm in the like it camp and I've waffled around quite a bit before deciding to sell it here....and I won't be too disappointed if it doesn't sell.

    While it is nothing groundbreaking, it is a very...
  35. Thread: Montale taj

    by jzzbassman
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    Re: Montale taj

    I'm getting a pretty prominent fruit note I can't put my finger on. Not sweet, maybe somewhat figgy....could this be kumquat people mention?
  36. Thread: Montale taj

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    Re: Montale taj

    Got Taj today and although I'm already wearing Tauer L'ddM I couldn't wait.

    Sprayed it on my wrist about 30 minutes ago (I don't generally spray there) and am really enjoying the progression so...
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    Re: Sloooooooooooowwwwwwww

    Yay! It's back.
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    Re: Live Jazz's spearmint.

    Live Jazz is becoming a go to for hot weather.

    2 compliments on it today alone.
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    Re: Why is the Basenotes website so slow now?

    Same here.
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    Re: New Montales

    Montale Black Musk
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT July 2011

    Me too, along with Montale Black Musk and L'Air du Desert Marocain received today.
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    Re: DSQUARED² He Wood Ocean Wet Wood

    Another please for July!
  43. Re: Pick 2-3 from my wardrobe to take on cruise this week

    Thanks all! I had a lovely time....took Montale Red Vetyver and Wild Aoud, L'Instant EDP, and Tom Ford Grey Vetiver by decanting them.

    The surprise to me was how much I loved the Wild Aoud in the...
  44. Re: Pick 2-3 from my wardrobe to take on cruise this week

    Thanks for all the food for thought! I'm gonna sleep on it and try to decide.
  45. Re: Pick 2-3 from my wardrobe to take on cruise this week

    Any other opinions? I need to start packing tomorrow.

    I'm leaning towards Grey Vetiver, Red Vetyver almost surely.

    Really having trouble deciding if I should go with Vetiver Tonka, Fougres...
  46. Re: Pick 2-3 from my wardrobe to take on cruise this week

    Oooh.....good pair I hadn't thought about.
  47. Pick 2-3 from my wardrobe to take on cruise this week

    Hi guys,

    Need some help deciding what I should take. I leave Saturday for a 7 day out of Miami....San Juan, St Thomas, Grand Turk, etc.

    Weather will be warm with brief rain. We will be pretty...
  48. Re: Guerlain Vetiver 4.2 OZ for $29...Good Deal?

    Give it some time.

    I came close to selling mine that I bought in winter. Just didn't like anything about it.

    Then one warm day and I suddenly got it. Wonderful scent
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    Re: SOtD: Saturday, May 14th, 2011

    A cool day here in Mississippi....had a gig tonight at the Pink Palace in Memphis and wore:

    Black Aoud
    by Montale

    http://www.99perfume-wholesale.com/image/MONT151.jpg
  50. Re: Help me choose from one of the following gourmands...

    L'Instant de Guerlain Extreme is just a wonderful scent and worth the difficulty in tracking down.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, May 13th, 2011

    L'Instant de Guerlain Pour Homme Extreme
    by Guerlain

    http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQDkjId4GbOLgIoYV9 u0ICFuw6kRqAFdADxDwg9cohzzUhaF7vl
  52. Re: An operational definition for "powerhouse fragrance"?

    Defined by one that my friend d4N13L thing is not too weak:p

    Hee hee....anyone that would want to get a DOUBLE concentrated Black Aoud is alright in my book:thumbup:
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    Re: shameless plug...this did the trick!

    Hey I remember that story.

    Good show!
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    Re: SotD - Thursday - 12.May.2011.

    Vetiver by Guerlain

    http://www.99perfume.com/image/VE49M.jpg
  55. Re: Finally found a Dunhill that isn't half bad

    I like Pursuit.

    I used to like Desire Blue....now I can't see what I ever saw in it. Last time I wore it all I smelled was bad laundry detergent.
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: May 2011

    I bought Live Jazz from a fellow basenoter semi-blind. I remember smelling it and liking it quite awhile back. Hoping the love is still there.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday,May 11th

    He Wood Ocean Wet Wood
    by Dsquared2


    http://houseoffraser.scene7.com/is/image/HOF/I_138889285_50_20100513
  58. Re: Montale shopping discussion (Concentrate bottles, Free 20ml, Credit info by Mail, etc)

    I absolutely love my concentrated Red Vetyver. Great scent.
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    Re: Fragrances inducing headache

    Another one for Issey
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

    Red Vetyver
    by Montale

    http://randewoo.ru/img/product/Montale_Red_Vety_4bc4ad5b441ad.jpg
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    Re: SotD - Monday, 9 May 2011

    Vetiver by Guerlain

    http://www.99perfume.com/image/VE49M.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday , 8th may 2011

    L'Instant de Guerlain Pour Homme Extreme
    by Guerlain

    http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQDkjId4GbOLgIoYV9 u0ICFuw6kRqAFdADxDwg9cohzzUhaF7vl
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday. May 7th, 2011

    Fat Electrician
    by Etat Libre d'Orange

    http://www.punmiris.com/images/secundar/o.9713.jpg
  64. Re: Please recommend an aquatic and a gourmand.

    + 1 for Ocean Wet Wood for an aquatic. Take that with a grain of salt since I don't like most aquatics, but the violet is nice.

    + 1 for L'instant EDP. Almost always get a compliment on it. In all...
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    Re: Best Vetiver

    Red Vetyver, Gray Vetiver, Vetiver Tonka, Fat Electricianand Guerlain Vetiver.....depends on the day, my mood, and the weather. I love them all!
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, March 6, 2011

    Vetiver by Guerlain

    http://www.99perfume.com/image/VE49M.jpg
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 3 May 2011

    Cool here this morning in Mississippi.

    Was wearing Vetiver by Guerlain and it reminded me that I really love this in warm weather....didn't really dig it until the sun finally came out this...
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    Re: Fragrance that smells like Dr. Pepper

    Hey, me too.....well, more Diet Dr. P usually.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, May 2nd, 2011

    Vetiver by Guerlain

    http://www.99perfume.com/image/VE49M.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 30 April 2011

    Did some work around the house, took an evening shower, and chilled out with the wife on our new deck furniture watching the ducks on the lake, smoking a nice cigar, drinking an under-rated bourbon,...
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    Re: Fragrances for a BBQ?

    That is just sick and wrong:grin::grin::evil:
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, April 29, 2011

    My SotE was Tom Ford Grey Vetiver.....it layered really well with my SotD Guerlain Vetiver that was fading but still there.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, April 29, 2011

    Vetiver by Guerlain

    http://www.99perfume.com/image/VE49M.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 28 April 2011

    Grey Vetiver
    by Tom Ford

    http://i2.esmas.com/editorial-televisa/2011/02/22/183109/tom-ford-grey-vetiver-514x684.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

    Red Vetyver
    by Montale

    http://randewoo.ru/img/product/Montale_Red_Vety_4bc4ad5b441ad.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, April 26, 2011

    L'Instant de Guerlain Pour Homme Extreme
    by Guerlain

    http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQDkjId4GbOLgIoYV9 u0ICFuw6kRqAFdADxDwg9cohzzUhaF7vl
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, April 25th, 2011

    Vetiver by Guerlain

    http://www.99perfume.com/image/VE49M.jpg
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    Re: Dark, moody - almost evil

    +1 For Black Aoud
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    Re: SOTD : Sunday, 24 April 2011

    Happy Easter! This one just seemed right for church today:

    Jubilation XXV
    by Amouage

    http://www.parfumneroli.com/_cachingdbfield/cHJvZHVjdA,,/aW1hZ2VfbGFyZ2U,/N/D/c/z/jubilation_xxv_nagy.jpg
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    Re: Intimidating someone

    Does Chuck Norris have a celeb scent?:happy:
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    Re: Lilly Based Fragrances For Easter.

    Ugh.....I run a wholesale florist and after two weeks of being enveloped by the smell of Easter Lily that is the last thing I want to smell like tomorrow LOL

    I'm going the other church-y direction...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, April 23, 2011

    Red Vetyver
    by Montale

    http://randewoo.ru/img/product/Montale_Red_Vety_4bc4ad5b441ad.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, April 22, 2011

    I wore as SotE Dunhill Desire Blue.....I really don't know what I was thinking when I wore this all the time. After the dry down it is just fresh laundry detergent.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, April 22, 2011

    Scent Twin!

    He Wood Ocean Wet Wood
    by Dsquared2


    http://houseoffraser.scene7.com/is/image/HOF/I_138889285_50_20100513
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, April 21st, 2011

    Red Vetyver
    by Montale

    http://randewoo.ru/img/product/Montale_Red_Vety_4bc4ad5b441ad.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

    I know y'all have been waiting for my SotE.....went with:

    L'Instant de Guerlain Pour Homme Extreme
    by Guerlain

    http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQDkjId4GbOLgIoYV9...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

    You my boyz!!!!:laugh:

    I'll never understand why this one gets slagged on here. Maybe not an extreme fragrance or truly a "wild" aoud, but a well composed easy to love one for me.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

    Me too.

    Then I came home and mowed in anticipation of the rain. Got good and muddy by the lake....just jumped out of the shower and am trying to decide my SotE.

    I'm sure you are all waiting...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, April 18th, 2011

    Grey Vetiver
    by Tom Ford

    http://i2.esmas.com/editorial-televisa/2011/02/22/183109/tom-ford-grey-vetiver-514x684.jpg
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    Re: SotD: Sunday, 17th April 2011

    2nd day in a row for this. Great to wear to church, brunch with the wife, and over to some friends for a beer tasting.

    Wild Aoud
    by Montale

    http://www.99perfume.com/image/MONT173.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, April 16th, 2011

    Getting ready to enjoy the perfect storm for me: being onstage, cool weather for Mississippi, and an opportunity to wear my favorite whilst using a heavy hand to apply so I can wallow in it!

    Wild...
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    Re: Thumbs Up for SMN Ginestra

    In my day job I'm a wholesale flower broker/ importer and Ginestra from Italy is a great filler flower that gives a great scent. It comes in natural white and yellow and is often tinted pretty colors...
  93. Re: Have You Listed In Your Wardrobe All Your Samples/minis/Decants?

    Oh, but the majority of them are full bottles in my collection....or ones that I had a large decant and bought or am buying a full bottle. I typically don't buy large decants unless I've tried a frag...
  94. Re: Have You Listed In Your Wardrobe All Your Samples/minis/Decants?

    My line is sort of arbitrary, but it works for me. Small decants and samples under 8-10mL go in samples until gone.

    I list larger decants/minis under collection. My reason is that with my rotation...
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    Re: Etat Libre D'Orange Discovery Pack

    Does anyone sell the small discovery pack Stateside?
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    Re: SoTD: Friday, April 15, 2011

    L'Instant de Guerlain Pour Homme Extreme
    by Guerlain

    http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQDkjId4GbOLgIoYV9 u0ICFuw6kRqAFdADxDwg9cohzzUhaF7vl
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    Re: New Fragrances: Armani Code Summer 2011

    And it isn't as if Code itself is strong......
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    Re: SoTD: Thursday, April 14, 2011

    +1. Great for an 80 degree F Mississippi day.

    This one is really growing on me. I bought this in the winter and have been considering getting rid of it. In the warmer weather I've enjoyed it,...
  99. Re: Something Similar to Dr Bronner's Peppermint Soap?

    Love this stuff. I haven't touched another soap in 10 years.

    DOn't know anything similar, but I love the it doesn't clash with any frags....in fact I have a theory that the oil helps hold the...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, April 13, 2011

    Red Vetyver
    by Montale

    http://randewoo.ru/img/product/Montale_Red_Vety_4bc4ad5b441ad.jpg
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