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    Re: Davidoff Zino -- Love, and History

    A BN member Andre Moreau has a remarkable knowledge about vintage fragrances/formulations, he might be able to help.
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    Re: Davidoff Zino -- Love, and History

    It's easier if you just look at the front side of the bottle, there text Zino Davidoff, if in block letters, it's the new version, if "calligraphy lettering" -> vintage
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    Re: Patou pour homme reissue

    I agree on this. The new version can sure be recognized as a attempt to recreate the PPH, i believe they really tried their best with today's "raw materials". Personally I will continue to wear, and...
  4. Thread: Smell of money!

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    Re: Smell of money!

    Don't know where it comes from but to me Gucci Envy For Men or Carven Homme.
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    Re: The Most Sexiest Male fragrance around

    I know many women who really don't like men to be groomed but hairy or at least wear stubbly beard, and personally I don't believe many woman really could like this powdery, old-lady-purse-smelling...
  6. Thread: Fragrant religion

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    Re: Fragrant religion

    Imo the one crusial thing in a religion is a god, or at least somebody/something to worship. Who would that be? :)
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    Re: What fragrance for a man who turned 40?

    Hugo Boss Hugo Energise
    (+1)TDH Parfum
    dsquared He Wood Rocky Mountain Wood
    Trussardi A Way For Him
  8. Sticky: Re: New men's giveaway thread, no requests, no hogs allowed. August 2014

    Will give away for actual postal costs+paypal fee the following bottles:


    Ralph Lauren Polo Explorer 30 ML edt
    Perry Ellis Red 360 dg 30 ML edt
    OR Black Aftershave 50 ML
    Romeo Gigli...
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    Re: New bottle purchase help me decide

    Burberry London would be my choice. But i'm not 20 :laugh:
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    Re: Hyped colognes test in a couple of days

    Frederic Malle Musc Ravageur
    Creed Bois du Portugal .................................. +
    Creed Himalaya
    Creed Virgin Island Water
    Creed Original Santal
    Creed Erolfa ....
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    Re: KINSKI: how many fans???

    Hey, welcome!
    Agree on this.
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    Re: Guerlain Heritage and Creed Bois du Portugal.

    I like both, in my opinion, yes, different enough to have both.
    I like Heritage a little bit more. I haven't tried any other "incarnation" but vintage Heritage from the 90's.

    Both are great...
  13. Thread: Niche...

    by df91
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    Re: Niche...

    That's my story as well.
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    Thanks tefg!
    I came back to report that my blind bought bottle of AB Silver Spirit arrived today. What a pleasant surprise! The opening was much better than the Aventus one. (that is, not so loud...
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    Re: KINSKI: how many fans???

    I like it but don't wear it on summer. Usually 2 sprays only. The animalic note is on the limit for me, that is, if it were a bit quieter it was even more favourite for me. As a whole, it's an...
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    Re: Today I Bought August 2014

    Idole de Lubin
    Terre d'Hermes Parfum
    MontBlanc Presence
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    Re: recommendations fragrances 30years old man

    Try Narciso Rodriguez for Him
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    Re: What fragrance is your guilty pleasure ?

    Thanks mate then i think i can quote petruccijc:
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    Could anyone please comment on Ab silver lomani; does it have less intense pineapple note than Aventus? Didn't like Aventus because of the too much pineapple and also it smelled a little...
  20. Re: Casual/romantic evening designer fragrance for age 30+

    Ungaro III
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    Re: What fragrance is your guilty pleasure ?

    Does guilty pleasure mean it should be a women's fragrance for a man? Or what? I guess it's not a thing to feel guilty about.
  22. Re: Oscar de la Renta Pour Lui VS Vaan Cleef & Arpels pour homme.

    VC&A ph is a clear winner in my book. Don't have Oscar de la renta pour lui and don't like it (it's vintage in 80's was OK)
  23. Re: What's your favorite season for wearing fragrances?

    Autumn is "my" season and not only fragrance-wise....

    Next come winter, summer and least favourite is spring.

    I haven't got any special favourite for Autumn but the citrus fragrances and...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, July, 29th, 2014

    He Wood Rocky Mountain Wood

    http://i1229.photobucket.com/albums/ee464/Andre-Barreto/Dsaquared.jpg
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    Re: Frags from the other side..

    Only womens fragrance i wear is Eau de Rochas (vtg). Often layer it with the mens version (Eau de Rochas pour Homme)
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    Re: Kouros in summertime

    Do it man, a full wearing and report back then how was the reaction at the office :D hehe
  27. Re: A look again at Giorgio Armani - Armani Eau Pour Homme (1984)

    Really enjoyed, Nice idea and well written, i read through every vintage fragrance you had put there, thanks !
  28. Re: Help me choose my next Amouage: Lyric or Epic.

    Don't like either one but if i had to choose it would be Lyric.
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    Re: Kouros in summertime

    Personally i like more Kouros Fraicheur especially in hot weather. If i'd wear vintage Kouros itself in hot climate/weather it would be like 1-2 drops to the chest under the t-shirt and maybe...
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    Re: Frags Recommendation

    YSL Live Jazz
    Reflets d'Eau Rochas Homme
    Eau de Rochas Homme
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    Re: Gucci Rush for Men Smell Alike

    Of those i have smelled, Visit is closest. (I prefer it to Rush.)
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    Re: Worst cologne you've ever smelled???????????

    Most disgusting ones i have smelled:

    1st place: Cacharel Pour Homme

    Other disgusting smells:

    Yatagan
    CK Escape
    Azzaro Acteur
    Paco Rabanne ph
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    Re: What Are The BEST Shower gels Around?

    Just tried today first time my new Prada Amber Homme shower gel ; very rich and great smell, definetely a quality shower gel.
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    Re: Today I Bought: July 2014

    Reflets d'eau Rochas Homme
    Terre d'Hermes EDT vintage
    Alfred Sung Homme
    Live Jazz
    Jennica Fleur de Nacre (A creation of Nicolas Mamounas for Jennica in 1985)
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    Re: I'm done with Bond No. 9

    Must honestly say that though never tried single one of this line, i have very strong prejudices and suspicions about this particular brand and especially it's value for money.
  36. Re: A potential good, fresh summer fragrance: Reflets d'Eau Rochas Homme ?

    A small update: My bottle arrived today. The bottle itself is very nice looking: like the Eau de Rochas Homme bottle but with eye-pleasing green hue. It evokes an image of summery, fresh,...
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    Re: Vol de Nuit- AMAZING!

    Do i remember correct that Vol De Nuit is often regarded as a melancholic scent, or one that evokes melancholy? I might have a sample vial somewhere.
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    Re: Best of the best of the 80's

    The best for me is easy to answer, it's Macassar (1980)

    Then there's a bunch of good ones ; the 80's was THE decade of fragrances, imo.


    Antaeus
    Jazz
    L'ombre dans l'eau
    Armani Eau Pour...
  39. Re: New Armani Eau d'Aromes: if you miss Dior Homme Cologne 2007

    Didn't like it, it's too weak and the spices/aromes didn't click at all, so i will pass this one. IMO Armani Eau Pour Homme is much better in its every incarnation and formulation, also Armani Eau...
  40. Thread: Good and cheap

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    Re: Good and cheap

    I like the 1st and 2nd on your list. In He Wood series the Rocky Mountain Wood is my fav but Ocean is not bad either.
  41. Terre d' Hermes EDT vs. Terre d' Hermes EDT [New Formula] vs. Terre d' Hermes Parfum

    Didn't make it a poll but what's your personal preference of those 3 choices? Or what's your personal rating as x>y>z "pattern" ? :)

    Referring to the older BN threads i think i'll take it...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Armani Eau Pour Homme

    http://images.vanityfair.it/Storage/Assets/Crops/325759/53/156312/giorgio-armani-profumo-eau-pour-homme_470x305.jpg
  43. Re: A potential good, fresh summer fragrance: Reflets d'Eau Rochas Homme ?

    Can anybody say does it have any similarities to Eau de Rochas (pour) Homme? Is this one (Reflets d'eau Rochas Homme) much fruitier? What about longevity? Thanks.
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    Re: allure homme edition blanch

    It's widely available in eBay but wow, the prices seem to have gone up like a rocket,really. I remember buying my 50 ml bottle for 35 € last summer.
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    Re: Vampire church incense suggestions

    yes, this.
  46. Re: A potential good, fresh summer fragrance: Reflets d'Eau Rochas Homme ?

    Thanks Hednic, great to hear that. Being a fan of most Rochas scents, I think i'll blind buy a bottle to my collection. A woody aromatic: the citrus top - violet heart - woody base sounds great.
  47. A potential good, fresh summer fragrance: Reflets d'Eau Rochas Homme ?

    I know there are a couple of old threads about this limited edition Rochas fragrance launched in 2006, but unfortunately very little information nor opinions or reviews about it. Anyway, became...
  48. Re: paco rabanne 1 million 6.7 oz (200ml) real or fake? (with pics)

    According to Checkcosmetic.net the manufacturing date is 3 of April, 2014 for that batch code 40921. My guess is it's authentic but reformulated being so new batch.

    For being sure, I'd recommend...
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    Re: Azzaro Visit Men, Fragrance same or similar?

    Gucci Rush. It's discontinued but still available. IMO Visit is a better of these two though.
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    Re: Best sweet cologne like...

    Nicos Sculpture Homme is a bit similar.
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    Re: L'Ombre dans L'Eau EdP

    EdP, no doubt about that. Better and more masculine.
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    Re: Le male reformulated?!

    2011 seems to be the year quite many fragrances has been reformulated. Apparently due to the IFRA regulations often mentioned here.
  53. Re: Thanks to Basenotes, I discovered _____________ ( fragrance ).

    Several ones; Ungaro III, Van Ceef & Arpels PH, Prada Amber PH, Memoir Man, Narciso Rodriguez for Him etc.
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    Re: DHI Actually Smells Surprisingly Masculine

    Same here.
    If Dior makes a fragrance for men, then it will be masculine. Same can't be said about most niche fragrances.
  55. Re: Reformulation that is equal or better than the original????

    Encre Noire.
  56. Re: A dark, brooding scent that screams; "Don't "Double-Cross" Me!

    I've got 2 in my collection that i feel fits in : Van Cleef & Arpels PH and Antaeus, both vintage. Secondly, but not as well as the two first mentioned, Macassar, Salvador Dali PH (vintage) and...
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    Re: Prada Amber Pour Homme - Reformulated?

    Possibly the batch is older, yet (?) - though purchased in 2012. Would you kindly check the batch code? Five numbers carved in the side of the sprayer under the cap. (small numbers)
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    Re: Prada Amber Pour Homme - Reformulated?

    I tend to believe that there has been a reformulation. My story is shortly put this: I have 2 bottles, older one is manufactured/bottled in 2009 and newer from 24 of September, 2011 (batch code...
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    Re: Prada Amber Pour Homme - Reformulated?

    I just want to know.
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    Re: Some bottles for sale (Worldwide)

    up...
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    Prada Amber Pour Homme - Reformulated?

    Was trying to search information about this but didn't find a real answer.... Has it been reformulated and if yes, when? (approximately)?
    Is it same as usual that the older juice is better? Thanks.
  62. Re: What is the absolute FRESHEST & CLEANEST fragrance you have ever smelt?

    Gendarme


    Eau de Rochas
    Eau de Rochas pour Homme
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    Re: Most overused fragrances?

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    Diesel Only The Brave EdT
    ...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, June 26, 2014

    http://www.palmbeachperfumes.com/images/Prada%20Amber%20Pour%20Homme%20EDT%20Spray%203.4oz%20UB%20b.jpgPrada Amber Pour Homme
  65. Re: What's your least favorite fragrance in your collection?

    Some of those i have rated 2 stars frags.. maybe One Man Show by Bogart or Jazz Prestige. Both smell nauseuous to me.
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    Re: I need something like Dior Homme Intense

    I second hednic's suggestion.

    A little bit similar fragrance is Armani Eau de Nuit. IMO it's a bit more masculine.
  67. Re: Is 1 Million more versatile than some of us give it credit for (myself included)?

    1 million (original) is a good, pleasant, versatile scent, if sprayed just one spray it is suitable even to church imo. It's so strong that it gets easily overdone, and when overdone it's cloyingly...
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    Re: Rive Gauche Pour Homme Opinions

    Yes, like said, tin can is the way to go
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, June 23, 2014

    Van Cleef & Arpels Pour Homme
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    Re: Are We Spraying Enough???

    Yes, on the actual fragrance and the place/occasion. As well on skin type, a very dry skin usually "eats" the fragrance.
  71. Re: Whats are the best Incense/Woody casual designer fragrances

    Gucci Pour Homme I +1
    Gucci Rush

    (Unfortunately discontinued)

    Azzaro Visit
  72. Thread: Gym scent

    by df91
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    Re: Gym scent

    L'Eau Bleue d'Issey Pour Homme
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    Re: Creed Aventus or Millesime Imperial?

    Millesime Imperial.
  74. Re: Name a fragrance you own, but no other Basenoter does...

    Ferrari Racing
    Axe Inca
  75. Thread: Best Sandalwood

    by df91
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    Re: Best Sandalwood

    Vintage Egoiste is the best sandalwood frag.
  76. Re: Been searching now for 6 years and still haven't found it

    Some Amouage perhaps? Sounds a bit like Memoir Man but it was lauched 2010.
    Or, like already been suggested, Van Cleef & Arpels Pour Homme or Chanel Antaeus.
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    Re: The best summer scent in my opinion

    My best summer scents for warm/hot weather:

    Eau de Rochas Pour Homme
    Armani Eau Pour Homme
    Alfredo Dominguez Vetiver Hombre
    Tom Ford Grey Vetiver
    Monsieur de Givenchy
    Guerlain Homme L'eau...
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    Re: what's your refresher of choice?

    Eau de Rochas pour homme
  79. Re: Versace The Dreamer considered one of the best of all time?

    Only own an aftershave splash from late 90's. I remember liking it. Am i right it was the last one mr Versace had his fingerprint on before his murder. Now curious to try the EDT after all these...
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    Re: Guerlain Homme L'eau Boisee - Bottle Worthy?

    It's a very nice smelling fragrance. Sure a bottle worthy. Love the vetiver-lime combination and woodiness. Also ordered my bottle from BeautyEncounter - with a discount coupon code it costs about...
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    Re: Today I Bought: June 2014

    I bought this month: Prada Amber Pour Homme (original formula), backup bottle of Rochas Macassar and Rochas Mystre vintage (a gift to wife)
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    Re: Smoothest scents too your nose?

    Prada Amber pour homme, that's what i call smooth. A very nice scent, imo.
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    Re: Fragrances that bring back memories

    Eau Sauvage
    Lagerfeld Classic
    Pierre Cardin
    Kouros
    Antaeus
    Boss Spirit
    Macassar
    Aramis
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    Re: Lavender-Based Colognes?

    Nicolai Pour Homme
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    Re: Your holy grail of designer scents.

    Macassar
    Monsieur de Givenchy (vtg)
    Van Cleef & Arpels Pour Homme (vtg)
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    Re: Most powdery fragrances

    Prada Amber Pour Homme is a very powdery fragrance (but an amazingly good one). Masculine and long lasting.
  87. Re: Storing fragrances in the fridge temperature?

    thank you!
  88. Storing fragrances in the fridge temperature?

    I'd appreciate your advice: Is it OK to store fragrances in the typical fridge temperature (3....6 Celsius = 37...43 Fahrenheit) ?
    Or is that too cold temperature? TIA
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    Re: S O T D Friday the 13th, 2014

    http://www.parfum24.lt/goods/gk6qgtk.jpg
  90. Re: Whoa! Wore vintage Armani Eau Pour Homme for the first time in about a year...

    I agree with the OP... It's a great one. Especially i like it as a summer fragrance.
  91. Poll: Re: Terre d'Hermes Hermes vs L'Eau d'Issey Pour Homme Issey Miyake vs Fahrenheit vs Amen

    Don't like the 3 others at all, but Terre is the best of those (and neutral to me). So my vote went to it.
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    Re: Choose 5 designer scents

    Eau de Rochas Homme
    Van Cleef & Arpels Pour Homme
    Antaeus
    Narciso Rodriguez for Him
    Adolfo Dominquez Vetiver Hombre

    Ps. this was a tough one. Nearly made it to the list:
    -Armani Eau Pour...
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    Re: Spraying on clothes?

    I do it as a routine with not-so-long-lasting citrus scents.
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    Re: Vintage One Man Show - is it different?

    thanks hednic!
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    Re: Tried Acqua di Gio for the very first time today

    I agree with the OP - never liked that fragrance.
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    Vintage One Man Show - is it different?

    Been considering to try Vintage One Man Show, but could anybody please share opinion: Is there much difference from the current version?

    Are the bottles that contain more amber/brown colored...
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    Re: Aventus projection...poor?

    As i tried it the projection was just huge.
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    Re: What Style of Fragrance Fits You Best?

    Aromatic green dry woody chypres.

    Antother category that appeals is citrus-woody "eau de cologne" -type of stuff
  99. Re: Going to order some "dirty" samples online, looking for suggestions.

    Try vintage Jules by Dior
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    Re: Tired of all my fragrances

    I can imagine that happening to me - though did not so far. In that case maybe i'd choose some signature scent which i feel to be most like "me" ... and wore it as a work scent etc. Even though i...
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