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    Re: Hanae Mori HiM edp is gone

    As I can remember - the HIM was thicker and heavier seemingly.... I would have to revisit to appreciate why at the time the HIM did not appeal as much to me - I just recall that for such scents like...
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    Re: Today I bought July 2015

    i picked it up on ebay - 2/3 bottle for a good price :)
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    Re: Today I bought July 2015

    a blind buy of some Boucheron Pour Homme EDP - in the side frosted bottle

    thought I would try something different :)
  4. Re: Post your pic and other posters will pick a fragrance you look like you'd wear

    wow - not sure I am smooth nor well blended enough for Egoiste :)
  5. Re: Post your pic and other posters will pick a fragrance you look like you'd wear

    Ya - there is a reason I am a Aramis kind of guy ... :)
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    Re: Is "old-fashioned" actually a bad thing?

    indeed and agreed. been there and done that . :)
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    Re: Is "old-fashioned" actually a bad thing?

    The silly part is that over and over the young must prove that their [often] ignorant views of the world are important or true - and then in time they mature and lean that they did not invent the...
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    Re: Hanae Mori HiM edp is gone

    As I would prefer MIP my opinion might be biased ... but I would say HIM is noticeably sweeter. To my relatively newer nose I find HIM to be a amber heavy scent that can/does cloy a bit over time -...
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    Re: Is "old-fashioned" actually a bad thing?

    Noo - counter culture IS the main stream today - accordingly that makes the old mainstream the new cool counter culture!

    my own growlings from a 50 plus years old man who has seen enough silliness...
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    Re: Is "old-fashioned" actually a bad thing?

    In the modern world - traditional - classics are the new counter culture!

    So go edgy! And go Old School!

    :)
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    Re: Hanae Mori HiM edp is gone

    Got a 10 pack of HIM samplers and after trying it twice - I gave the lot to my son who is 21 - felt he might appreciate it more - just not for me. In this vein I would go for something like Bentley...
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    Re: Which Tom Ford fragrance is your favorite?

    The only one I have.... Black Orchid

    Tried Tom Ford Men and was not that impressed - but with Black Orchid I know I am wearing a scent :)
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 28th June 2015

    Good old Cool Water for a relaxing summer Sunday :)
  14. Re: Name your best leather (forget the "again?" - Keep on reading)

    Some might say it's more like the southbound end of a northbound horse, but.....

    Aramis....? :)

    I like it and while a sweetend leather a darn good one to me
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    Re: Bentley Intense - a good deal

    Funny - I was thinking the same thing. The opening into the mid notes does remind me of Pure Malt. Similar and then they go their separate ways and I too am feeling that this might be a better...
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    Re: Bentley Intense - a good deal

    Well mine arrived yesterday and I tried it this am. a few quick sprays and wow this is something :)

    Boozy cedar with an amberish background ( which is not too overwhelming which is good for me as...
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    Re: Tell me about LIDGE

    LIDGE

    Love it :)
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    Re: 1/2 year *TOP 10*

    Ya that Rose 31 is a pretty interesting scent. I stayed in a hotel last January and they had the body lotion and shampoo for guests and they were excellent!
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    Re: Spicebomb or egoiste

    ya but really .. Spice Bomb vs a whole lot of other fragrances... Not even close ...Heck I would go with CK One Shock before Spice bomb...
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    Re: Spicebomb or egoiste

    Not really much of a battle on any level. Egoiste.
  21. Re: Vegas Hotels Baby!! (and their fragrances)

    Ohh I miss the crazy old days of being face down on a casino floor :)

    Thats Vegas baby!!!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 23rd June 2015

    An under appreciated scent! In EDT or EDP - both are excellent!
  23. Re: Great fall fragrances that were released within the last 10 years?

    LIDGE !

    DHI !

    Tom Ford Black Orchid ! (ok perhaps leaning on the heavy ...)
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 23rd June 2015

    Carven Homme !

    MegMav brought this up in another post yesterday and I pulled it out from the deep storage - excellent scent and it works in the summer air conditioning quite well :)
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    Re: Bentley Intense - a good deal

    Well I am hoping for the best .01% negative feedback for the month for a number of reasons - not too bad :)

    Shipping info sent day of purchase and its on its way
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    Re: Bentley Intense - a good deal

    Thanks I hope I do too :)

    and totally agree with you on the Carven Homme - now that is a great scent - at an amazing price for the quality :)

    Must be the season to stock up on some great...
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    Re: Bentley Intense - a good deal

    Perfect - I mean for lower than drugstore pricing I am getting a pretty good scent. I have LIEDGE and others but wanted to fill out my cooler weather scents with a more day to day / weekend scent. ...
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    Re: Bentley Intense - a good deal

    well I ordered before posting the heads up - so time will tell. they have a pretty big spread of fragrances and some are quick to call fake before evening knowing what the scent should smell like
    ...
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    Re: 1/2 year *TOP 10*

    DHI
    DH
    Tom Ford - Black Orchid
    LIDGE
    Fahrenheit - vintage
    TDH
    Midnight in Paris - EDP
    D&D Pour Homme - nicely vintage
    YSL Pour Homme - Haughty Version
    Platinum Egoiste - it fits in the...
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    Poll: Re: Fragrances evaluation series I (Egoiste)

    Rated it as - Good. Well blended, silage and duration - good.

    Had a bottle (current version) two years ago and sold it. Just not a "WOW"
    Could have been too soon in my fragrance journey - will...
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    Bentley Intense - a good deal

    Thought I would pass this onto anyone interested - I have no connection - relationship - or association with this business. They seem to be a very ligit business and I I am looking forward to...
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    Escada Pour Homme -SOLD !!!

    A hard to find bottle of a classic scent

    Escada Pour Homme 2.5 oz. / 75 ml - EDT. found it like new and took a few sprays - and have too many other scent to use

    $85 shipped with insurance/...
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    Re: nice vanilla fragrance with good sillage?

    All of them....!

    Ok - how about Carven Homme - this one I can at least tolerate in the winter :)
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    Re: Have you found a perfect fragrance?

    Tom Fords Black Orchid is currently driving me mad - however its one perhaps better for cooler weather
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    Poll: Re: What do girls like more for you guys?

    Of course most women would choose the "other category" ... which often means the clean smell of soap.... :)
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    Re: Best Tom fords

    Of the two I have tried - Black Orchid - which I find truly enjoyable :)

    Tom Ford - Men was ok - but need a little more ummph under the hood.
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    Re: Life After Zino

    Zino was one of my first purchases after joining base notes a few years ago - it was aplenty and I had vintage and newer.

    And while its a nice one - there is life after Zino - a whole bunch of...
  38. Thread: new dior

    by TurnerIII
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    Re: new dior

    I think hes better than the Sean Penn model :)
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    Poll: Re: What do girls like more?

    Oh the other hand the women I meet .......:)
  40. Re: Hook a brutha up - Designer scent for the Summer (EXCLUDING the ones below)

    +1 :)

    "A brother form another mother..."

    Aramis Havana is good in the summer as well !
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    [CONUS] Re: ** Updated 6-8-15 ** - Fahrenheit Absolute & Gucci Pour Homme II .. !!!

    Bump her up - great scents - perfect for all seasons!
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Finally got a bottle Tom Ford Black Orchid and this is excellent A little heavy for a summer day - but evenings and cooler weather will be perfect for this!

    I cant imagin how/why a woman would...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 5th June 2015

    Aramis Havana! Its getting warm out there and this works perfectly :)
  44. Re: A Men Pure Wood for 59.99 includng shipping?????

    I missed a BIN on Vintage Pure Coffee for $45 - just have too many other things to acquire :)
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    Re: Advice on adding to my collection

    +1 - Truth for sure!
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    Poll: Re: Best summer fragrance?

    "Off the board for $200 Bob"

    +1 on this - because its great for summer AND other times of the year :)

    .On the board - Bvlgari. easy to get, wears well in the heat and has a great price point
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 3rd June 2015

    Ab Spirit Silver - Rocking the Cheapie today and loving it !
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    Re: Fahrenheit absolute

    Oh your missing out - I find this to be an excellent, lasting scent. Smokey M7 type for us regular guys

    And now that its discontinued - it will be missed by more and more as time goes on
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    [CONUS] ** Updated 6-8-15 ** - All Sold !!!

    Selling a couple of Good Ones :)


    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=38452&d=1433205849


    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=38453&d=1433205862


    Gucci...
  50. Re: If You find yourself in the following situation

    your clubbing scent ... One Million ? :)
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 31st May 2015

    Midnight. in Paris - EDT - for a cool day :)
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    Re: what do you do??

    Tech Support - Dental

    I help doctors do what is largely art and part science

    And part time supporter of Traditional Western Liberal Rational Thought - fighting the ever increasing hysterical...
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    Re: new Dior for men this fall

    +10000. nailed it :)
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    Re: What fragrance should buy?

    DHI all the way - one of my best purchases :)
  55. Re: Dead horse question about Dior Homme/Intense

    For the office And in the summer (air conditioning not withstanding) I would still go with DH
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    Re: perfect female fragrance for men

    Tom Ford Black Orchid - prob one of the few I have actually smelled and I really liked it
  57. Poll: Re: A*men pure malt vs L'Instant de Guerlain pour Homme Eau Extreme Guerlain

    I would say LIDGE

    its just such a well rounded scent
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    [USA] Re: Updated 5-16-15. added Rive Gauche , Lanvin and Ouds!

    5-16-15. rive Gauche and others now added :)
  59. Re: Commodity Book as alternative to Terre d'Hermes

    Cereus #7 might be another alternative - it's not TDH but a cousin with a softer approach

    or like others have said TDH Perfume is a rounder - to me more pleasant version
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    Re: SOTD Friday 15th May 2015

    Excellent Choice!
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    Re: SOTD Friday 15th May 2015

    Cereus #7

    A nice calming scent for a cloudy day :)
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    Re: Frags chosen for life . What are yours?

    yes - I too would have to add in the Dirty English of which I have become rather fond of as of late.its a great casual around town weekend kind of scent for me

    and don't forget Aramis !
  63. Re: Enjoying some L instant de Guerlain Extreame

    ok my second one arrive today - did not open the sealed box - but they both have the same lot number

    4X01

    and the first was the clear bottle - so I am presuming.the second is the same.

    All...
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    Re: Frags chosen for life . What are yours?

    Ahh, but life is such an ever changing journey.... :)

    For Now (?)
    DHI
    LIDGE
    DH
    Midnight in Paris EDP
    Cool Water - Forever!
  65. Re: Enjoying some L instant de Guerlain Extreame

    The first one I received was the clear - we will see on my second which is delivering today :)

    [ Beautyspin purchases both ]
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    Re: Blind Buy DHI or LIDGE

    I blind bought both (well I had DH and LIDG already so not so blind) and really enjoy both :)
  67. Re: Enjoying some L instant de Guerlain Extreame

    yes it is ;)
  68. Re: Enjoying some L instant de Guerlain Extreame

    Wow - $45 is a good find indeed ! And I agree - not sure if it's an off season push or what but these prices are more like it :)
  69. Enjoying some L instant de Guerlain Extreame

    I grabbed some good deals lately and managed a sub $50 2.5 bottle of Lidge and am enjoying the heck out of it with these cooler spring evenings. Darn good stuff

    and after all my efforts to work a...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    Stopped by a local Burlington and they did have one 2.5 oz Escada Pour Homme in a beat up box for $29 thought about it but passed for now
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    [USA] Re: Updated 5-4-15 - added Bentley - plus Gucci Pour Homme II, Hermes Eau d'Verte ....

    bump her up ;)
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    LIDGE - finally got a bottle - semi blind purchase as I had a decant of LIDG - and I am like this one for sure :)

    Deep, long lasting and very pleasant - excellent for the cooler, wet weather we...
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    Re: How Come People Don't Start New Threads?

    I too enjoy the resurrection of older posts. Many scents are older - and its nice to get updated opinions on them.

    Because there is the usual fragrance cycle. New scent comes out - like madman...
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    Re: Cereus #4, #5, #7, #14

    I own and enjoy #5 and #7 - I get TDH from #5 - lighter and less rough. #7 is a nice leather in the vein of Fahrenheit. from both I get decent longevity and silage.

    have not tried the rest -...
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    [USA] Updated 5-17-15 All SOLD !!!

    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=38017&stc=1http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=38016&stc=1http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=38014&stc=1
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    agreed - and with two kids at university - I am enjoying this one for now :)
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    Having a weakness for Polish Ladies - I may have to get more of this! I too enjoy it for what it is and if you (they) like it all the better - esp if the Polish ladies go for it!
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    Re: Any Good Organic Colognes Out There ?

    nope - most are inorganic - non organic (?)... from beyond the stars.. we dont kid when we say a scent is multi - dimensional!.
  79. Re: Original (old formula) Italian version of the D&G Pour homme

    It is my experience that this is a very good version of this scent. All of mine have this notation and I like them very much :)
  80. Re: Original (old formula) Italian version of the D&G Pour homme

    My preference is bottles with "Euroitalia" noted on the bottom :)
  81. Re: Dior Boutique at the Palazzo just sent me a grey market DHI

    poetry -pure poetry

    thank you :)
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    Re: Egoiste concentree $649 on eBay

    +1. :). totally agree
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    Re: Egoiste concentree $649 on eBay

    Thats why the so called 1% is a constantly churning group. They come - they go.. No one can be a fool with money for long :)
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    Re: Egoiste concentree $649 on eBay

    If it was #2 - then one wonders how he got to be super wealthy... as in "A fool and his money soon part"
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    Re: Caron - Pour un Homme Millésime 2014

    Well ok - I tried the current version and the top notes were kind of messed up....and the rest was ok, I guess...

    If I needed more in this direction I would go for Carven Homme at around $20 on...
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    Re: Egoiste concentree $649 on eBay

    At that price could buy you buy a lot of [other] really good scents :)
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    Re: Opinions on Michael Kors for Men?

    I tried the vintage and was not all that impressed. Heck Dirty English impressed me more - at a much better price point :)
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    Re: Today I bought: April 2015

    LIDGE and MIP Perfume

    And I am now all set for the cooler weather .... well I do live in minnesota....
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    Re: Best reasonably price Eau de Parfum (EdP)

    Just picked up a LIDGE from beautyspin - with discounts it came to around $54 - shipped :)


    Ya - finally coming to the party and after testing LIDG and looking quite forward to this - its my...
  90. Re: Unexpensive fragrance for this spring/summer

    Cereus 4, 5 or 7 might do as well

    Found on ebay for great prices :)
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    Re: Which scents do you consider "grungy" ?

    Dirty English! Loving this for sure.

    And noting I have the original version - lasts and projects just fine for me. Not a monster - but then not many popular fragrances are.
  92. Re: What would you recommend for spring and summer if...

    Cereus #5 - not so much a clone of TDH , but rather a good quality, kissing cousin that adds some lighter elements. - $15 for 100 ml

    I also second the Citrus and Wood suggestion! and agree with...
  93. Re: Name a fragrance someone on BN recommended that you absolutely love and wear because of the advi

    Hednic - Aramis ! :)
  94. Re: Can You Name at Least 10 Really Good, Underrated, Designer Fragrances That Are a Must Try?

    yes it does - I find these threads especially helpful for the newer members. I also like to see the " long term" trends in fragrances - to see the ones that keep on going after facing the cruel test...
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    Re: Kohl's for fragrances.

    True - True

    I would find a great deal at the TJ Max - run down two doors and try it at Kohls.... and then not buy it at TJ Max even at the "deal price" This has saved me from several very bad...
  96. Thread: Ysl m7

    by TurnerIII
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    Re: Ysl m7

    Yup - this. And the modern M7 Absolu is pretty good, as the price for origional is just silly for minimal difference.
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    Re: Kohl's for fragrances.

    The fun part for me is that Kohls is just down from the local TJ Max. I test at Kohls and then purchase at Max ;)
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    Re: Ever hear of dumpster diving?

    Yes - I think there was a case recently where the court decided that anything in your trash is considered public access and no longer your property - kind of like the legal consideration of...
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    Re: What is your strongest chastity belt scent?

    I too enjoy Aramis very much - makes me feel like the 70s driving down the road in a Triumph TR6 rag top with stick shift :)

    (no Chasity belts allowed in that car - no way! )
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    Re: What is your strongest chastity belt scent?

    Pour Lui Oscar de La Renta

    I don't mid it so much - but ladies ..... not so much
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