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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    https://perfumeuae.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/tf-oudminerale.jpg

    Been wearing the hell out of this stuff!
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 17th August, 2019

    https://perfumeuae.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/tf-oudminerale.jpg

    Been wearing the hell out of this stuff!
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 17th August, 2019

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    Been wearing the hell out of this stuff!
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    Re: Your Favorite Animalic Classy Fragrances?

    Animalics arenít really my lane but New York Intense comes to mind.
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    Re: Best fragrance for keto diet

    I guess I don’t notice it then. :coolold:
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    Re: Best fragrance for keto diet

    Been in keto for about six months and done longer before, haven’t experienced any significant changes in smell or how I perceive smell.
  7. Re: Sel Marin MEETS Acqua Di Gio: Osaito by M. Micallef

    I hear ya’, curious to see how you think Sel Marin compares to Oud Minerale.
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    Re: Tom Ford Straw Poll

    Dig TF, have several bottles. I used to think Extreme was the only thing not in the private line worth a damn, but I’ve come around on Noir Anthracite, and I think Ombrť Leather is pretty dope. I...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Iím out of town for a wedding so I brought a couple samples with me and been digginí all of Ďem. Brought samples of TF Neroli Portofino Forte & Oud Minerale and LV Afternoon Swim. Already bought a...
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    Re: high-end shampoo & conditioner

    The sumotech and sea salt kinda make my hair look dirty even when it’s squeaky clean. I see people saying they skip days between washing hair and I just can’t do that as I gym it up and mah hurr...
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    Re: high-end shampoo & conditioner

    Seems there may be more tiers to this racket than I was initially aware of; why am I not surprised haha!
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    Re: Barneys is closing

    Oh right on, hadn't noticed that before.
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    Re: Your Favorite Fragrance For A First Date.

    I can't say for a fact, but Cool Water is probably a safe bet.
  14. Re: We did it! Got my eau sauvage parfum 2017!

    I'm glad some folks are getting some enjoyment out of that line. I've tried a lot of them, bought a few of them, and only kept Vetiver. Vetiver is the whip though!.
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    Re: Barneys is closing

    I was just in Nordstrom and they had some CdG threads I hadn't noticed before, so maybe their frags will start showing up as well.
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    Re: high-end shampoo & conditioner

    Yeah, that's what I did. Went back and picked up the S&C the stylist used. Good tip on Sephora, I didn't know they offer samples of hair products.
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    Re: high-end shampoo & conditioner

    Good advice and thanks for all the detail! I've used B&B Seaweed before and I might circle back to that one in time. Beyond S&C, I Iike B&B Sumotech and Davines This Is A Sea Salt Spray; that's my...
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    Re: high-end shampoo & conditioner

    Thanks, that's helpful.

    edit: Yup, that's the ticket.
    edit2: Lots of high ratings for Kirkland brand and more speculation it's made by Pureology
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    Re: high-end shampoo & conditioner

    That's where I was a couple days back. Trying to sort out what's what is no mean feat! Not for nothing but one of the constants I've come across is Kirkland brand products (Costco) seem to be...
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    Re: high-end shampoo & conditioner

    I'm guessing that some of ladies are having a laugh at the idea that skin/hair care indulgence is a newly burgeoning scene, but I also don't doubt the market may be enjoying an uptick; preying on...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 5th August, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 5th August, 2019

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    Re: high-end shampoo & conditioner

    I hear ya' on that, haha!


    I appreciate the perspective here, and perhaps you have access to a better price on Davines. As a jumping off point, on Amazon a 250ML shampoo and conditioner would be...
  24. Re: Talk me off the ledge or push me off, your choice

    Can confirm. I recall being wow'd by how well JXXV performed in the 110ish degree Vegas heat. But that was a dry heat, and it's conceivable it'd play differently in a high humidity type climate.
  25. Re: Classic Barbershop Smell without smelling like old man...possible?

    Amouage Bracken, TF Fougere d'Argent, and MDCI Invasion Barbare are a few modern takes on the classic barbershop vibe that I'd recommend checking out.
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    high-end shampoo & conditioner

    What's the story with high end shampoo & conditioner? Are the ultra high-end products like Davines, B&B, Pureology, & Nexxus (and so on) absolutely worth the obnoxious prices? I'll admit that after...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

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    Love it!
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 4th August, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 4th August, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 3rd August, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 3rd August, 2019

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  32. Re: Went in to smell one thing but left loving something else

    Well I did just that. This stuff ain't for everybody, I for sure didn't even kind of like it when I first checked it out, but I'll be damned if I'm not diggin' this weirdo frag, like big time...
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    Re: Latest Frapin - If by R.K!

    If is a poem by Rudyard Kipling

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    If you can keep your head when all about you
    Are losing theirs and blaming it on you,
    If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,...
  34. Re: Went in to smell one thing but left loving something else

    Hey, good to hear your vibbin' with Noir Extreme. For me It was a hard pass to start with and I can't imagine wearing it during a heat wave would make it any more bearable. Have you tried Oud...
  35. Re: Chanel Pour Monsieur EdT-inspired cheapie?

    +1, Bob's your uncle
    -1 on Guerlain Heritage, nice frag but I don't think it's what you're looking for OP


    I wear 'em when I'm mugging nerds attending events at Benaroya. I blend right in!
  36. Re: NEW Dior Sauvage Parfum 2019 Official Discussion

    https://i.imgur.com/cqF7Px3.gif

    Nah, I'm just playin', I'll check it out and if there's enough difference between the Parfum, EDT, & EDP I might consider gettin' a bottle...assuming it's worth a...
  37. Re: A question for those like me who can't afford to buy niche perfumes.

    https://i.pinimg.com/originals/eb/c2/bf/ebc2bfcd2ff5a55bd70e4677a5c87480.png
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    Re: Omg omg omg dior Fahrenheit parfum

    Interesting take. I hear Jeremy Fragrance doesn't like it and I haven't noticed much hype around it either.
  39. Re: Best citrus note for summer - your preference

    Ha! IKR?! Not for nothing but the longevity on all of them is pretty suspect including the much ballyhooed Mancera Lemon Line. It's nice but it doesn't last significantly longer than say, Edition...
  40. Re: Best citrus note for summer - your preference

    Judging by what I've bought it appears lemon is what I like for summer.
  41. Re: I contacted Villoresi about Uomo and they say their formula hasn't changed

    Glad to have read this; I have maybe 1/3 of my bottle left and have been dreading getting a new one because of all the reformulation talk.
  42. Re: Dolce & Gabbana K. The new masculine pillar

    IKR?! Preach!

    :fist bump: to AntonPan for bringing the preview! I'll check it out, but the approach by D&G here is hella underwhelming. Maybe my low expectations are opening me up for a...
  43. Re: Which one? Fahrehnheit EDT, Absolute or Parfum ?

    Parfum and it's not even close :laugh:

    an early preview of what this thread is going to yield. I'm expecting overwhelming support of EDT though.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 1st August, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 1st August, 2019

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    Re: Most worn in July 2019

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  47. Re: Super popular super hyped releases that you haven't tried?

    Ha! I'm also bothered by Invasion Barbare's price point and would wear it all the time if it wasn't so expensive, but you can find deals on the others if you shop around and/or wait out the deals. ...
  48. Re: Super popular super hyped releases that you haven't tried?

    I'd start with these:

    Invasion Barbare
    TF Fougere d'Argent
    TF Beau de Jour
    Creed Royal Oud
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    Re: Your most worn July 2019

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  50. Re: Come Clean........ 5 worst fragrances you regret having purchased

    First five that come to mind:

    Dior Leather Oud
    Chanel Antaeus
    Bvlgari Aqua Amara
    Varvatos Artisan
    YSL Body Koursos
  51. Re: Come Clean........ 5 worst fragrances you regret having purchased

    Haha, I know that's right! In this case they didn't even have it, dude seemed to be offering to buy it from eBay for me.
  52. Re: Super popular super hyped releases that you haven't tried?

    A few hype beasts come to mind:

    MB Explorer
    Aventus Cologne.
    Xerjoff Nio
    Tauer LADDM
  53. Re: Come Clean........ 5 worst fragrances you regret having purchased

    Word, I know the place. Last time I was there I asked about Envy (outside shot, but places like that one are the only places that are gonna have it) and dude literally looked at the ebay price and...
  54. Re: Come Clean........ 5 worst fragrances you regret having purchased

    Nasreen?
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    Re: Masterpiece

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    Poll: Re: Best Vetiver

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    Re: Masterpiece

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  58. Re: Best Ultra Cheap Beastmodes - Fresh, Clean & Masculine, Shower gel vibe.

    I haven't checked it out myself but I see a lot of people saying Patrick is a dead ringer for Irish Spring.
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    Re: Can there be such a difference........

    It can be pretty subjective and reformulations & batch variations make it difficult to stay ahead of the game.
  60. Re: does anything resemble or come close to the patchouli dry down of L'Instant de Guerlain PH EDT ?

    How dare you?! :laugh:
  61. Re: does anything resemble or come close to the patchouli dry down of L'Instant de Guerlain PH EDT ?

    Diptyque Tempo kinda reminded me of the LIDG(E) dry down. Some say Nasomatto Pardon reminds them of LIDG(E).
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 29th July, 2019

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    Re: Today I bought July 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 29th July, 2019

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    Re: Wedding Scents?

    I'll also be attending a wedding in a couple weeks. I'm still mulling over my options, but I think I've got it narrowed down to one of these:

    Aventus
    Millesime Imperial
    Allure Edition Blanche...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 29th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 29th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 28th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 28th July, 2019

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  70. Re: Newbie to Basenotes needs dragging into 2019 kicking and screaming!

    If you're looking for a stand-in for Envy, you might wanna try Carven Homme (not Pour Homme).

    Aventus and GIT are both good ones. I'll recommend exploring Dior & Amouage; hard to feature coming...
  71. Re: Very very begginer, need help finding something spicey and Woody.

    Agree. I think Wonderwood is what you're looking for OP, but 2Man is a good one also. I'm not the biggest fan of Epic, but for sure check it out and if you're looking at Amouage maybe also check...
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Haha, that's a hard look to umm, perpetrate.

    https://i.imgflip.com/uhl68.jpg
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 27th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 27th July, 2019

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  76. Re: Mont Blanc - Individuel - Projection & Longevity?

    They're good.


    I've not heard anything about any batch variation.


    Some do.
  77. Re: Dior homme parfum VS Dior homme intense VS Valentino intense.

    Only if you're ok with rose being in the mix from beginning to end.
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    Re: Best clive christian

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/454754-Your-Favorite-Clive-Christian-Men%92s-Fragrances-Rated
  79. Re: Dior homme parfum VS Dior homme intense VS Valentino intense.

    DHI. I just dig it. Also enjoy VUI. Don't care for DHP, the rose ruins it for me.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 27th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 27th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 26th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 26th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 26th July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 26th July, 2019

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  86. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    I dig the Monsieur. I never did a side by side, but when I'd tried it on I was reminded of Duro. Too bad Malle keeps their prices prohibitively high.
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    Re: How Should I Build My Collection?

    Move slowly, resist the urge to blind buy, get some Amouage samples.
  88. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    That's good stuff. Have you tried Beau De Jour?
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    Re: Vintage Gengis Khan sample pass

    Gonna have to check it out.

    A few hours in I'm noticing some rose, which I don't often like, but will tolerate in supporting roles or in this case where it's a little more pronounced, but still...
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    Re: I just donít understand...

    You're not alone. I've revisited Kouros (and Antaeus) from time to time and they are as unappealing to me now as they've ever been, conceivably even more so when considering the abundance of frags...
  91. Re: Impressions, dispair and misery on me - search for a new summer scent

    Have you considered Mancera Lemon Line?


    Between this one and the OG, which do you prefer?
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    Re: Vintage Gengis Khan sample pass

    Thanks to Bavard and Quarry for making this happen. First impressions: Just applied a couple sprays, I'm lookin' at the note pyramid and I'm just not catching any of the citrus or lavender aspects...
  93. Re: Time sensitive: need New York City guide for shopping

    maybe this'll be useful for ya'

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/461851-Visiting-NYC-Must-visits
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 22nd July, 2019

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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 22nd July, 2019

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  96. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    https://piimages.parfumo.de/3/4/42308_3bdb777846cf273a566613d6b6959541.jpg

    Dig it! Have to go to a wedding in August and it's likely to be dummy hott, might be lookin' at gettin' a bottle of this.
  97. Re: Looking for something different but versatile

    Maybe Creed Royal Oud is something you'd dig.
  98. Re: Recommendation for someone who LOVES Tuscan Leather

    You don't get a persistent balmy rose?
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    Re: I'm stuck in men's fragrance purgatory

    Hell, I'm gonna check that one out my damn self!
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    Re: I'm stuck in men's fragrance purgatory

    +1

    Also maybe check out Tom Ford Extreme (not to be confused with Noir Extreme) and while you're at it might as well check out Fougere d'Argent & Beau de Jour.
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