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  1. Re: What are YOUR favorite fragrance reviewers on youtube?

    There was a fellow that made them really funny. His username was Kerosene but I think he stopped making them. His endings were hilarious.
  2. Thread: Off-Topic

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    Yeah, I miss it dearly. I fell to the hype of "more mega pixels the better" and ended up trading it for a Panasonic Lumix. Can't say I'm happy with the last one as the Canon, albeit older, took much...
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    These spiders ( golden orb weaver) are pretty frequent around yards and gardens, especially in the more humid parts with bamboo foliage. The picture reminds me of the "face huggers" from Alien. Lol !
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    Re: You know you're a basenoter when...

    This! ;)
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    Hey there Hednic, pretty much in all the major provinces. Costa Rica is about the size of Israel two times, so travelling around the country is fairly easy. You can be in the pacific coast early...
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    Spider from my yard

    http://i219.photobucket.com/albums/cc86/enigmacr/IMG_1102.jpg

    http://i219.photobucket.com/albums/cc86/enigmacr/IMG_1090.jpg
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    Although I'm not a professional photographer, I do enjoy it as a hobby. These are some pictures I took several years ago, from my hometown here in Costa Rica.

    The rainbow and the moon.
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    Re: Perfume choice for a job interview

    Spot on!
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    Re: Perfume choice for a job interview

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    Wear this and the job will be yours! :evil: Yatagan is power! Lol
  10. Poll: Re: Should the mods delete posts about what a religious leader would wear?

    Thanks, there are plenty of different websites where basenotes members can do their proselitysm, not here. Letīs keep this website fragrance related!:thumbsup:
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    Re: Most worn January 2015

    Iīve been in love with Fleur du Male for this month. I canīt get enough of this scent ! Other fragrances I remeber wearing during January are Hanae Mori, Esencia de Loewe, Rochas Lui and Rive Gauche.
  12. Thread: New cologne

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    Re: New cologne

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.6291.jpg
  13. Re: An Elegant Cologne that Causes Fatal Attraction

    Find out what kind of music she likes... then find out exactly what song makes her happy. Once you know it, take a a simple guitar course and learn the song ( maybe a musician friend can help you in...
  14. Re: If I blind buy Encre Noire, what's the chances I'll be disappointed?

    Now that you mention this... Iīve got both Azzaro Visit and Encre Noir and do see the similarities. After a while I get a bit dizzy from these two! Azzaro Visit is a lovely fragrance and so is Encre...
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    Re: why so much distaste for drakkar noir?

    Wasnīt even aware this fragrance received so much distaste.

    Anyways, every time I smell this lovely juice it suddenly reminds me of the The Cars "Drive" and Duran Duranīs "Save a Prayer".
    ...
  16. Re: Scents that can be used in the high heat that are not citrus based.

    http://images.fragrancex.com/images/products/sku/big/673M.jpg
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    Re: Your own avatar.

    It's an Enigma.... hehehe ;)
  18. Poll: Re: Should the mods delete posts about what a religious leader would wear?

    Proselytism using a fragrance website as bait ? No way!

    Hmmm... suprising what individuals will do for their religious beliefs. :shocked:
  19. Re: Male fragrances you would enjoy smelling on a female

    Escada Magnetism
    Versace Dreamer
    Fleur du Male JPG
  20. Re: Sure F*ck Cologne What the heck ? Someone has this ?

    LOL :grin:
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    Re: What fragrance would Jesus wear?

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  22. Thread: Drugstore

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    Re: Drugstore

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    One of my favorite drugstore cheapies:D
  23. Re: How can you tell if a fragrance is too "mature" for you?

    Go for it. When I was 16 I was wearing my late fathers Aramis, Varon Dandy and Paco Rabanne and couldn't care less. :)
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    Re: Ultimate love/hate thread

    I get the same effect but with Lolita Lempicka Au Masculine. Loved this one in the beginning but lately I get massive headaches. A shame because I really enjoy this fragrance. :(
  25. Re: Sure F*ck Cologne What the heck ? Someone has this ?

    Thaks for the input. That's what I was thinking, kind of like the Panther cologne, that became so famous several years ago.
  26. Re: Sure F*ck Cologne What the heck ? Someone has this ?

    Hehe yeah, was just wondering, since this stuff is sold in America and have never seen it around here. According to them "top notes are Italian lemon and Tuscan mandarin, mixed with moist green...
  27. Sure F*ck Cologne What the heck ? Someone has this ?

    Yeah, it's pretty cheesy and all but just curious, any basenotes member ever tried this ? (cologne) ;)

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  28. Re: What fragrance would the Prophet Muhammad wear?

    Who knows... as an agnostic and living in a catholic/protestant christian nation I have no idea what "Muhammad" (and muslims in general) would wear.
    Although, from what I have heard, the man was...
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    Re: Need help : sweet woody fragrance

    This, great longevity and projection too!
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    Re: HELP me pick a good cologne

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    Re: Recommendation for Tropical Country

    Pretty much all the recommendations that other Basenotes members have given you are spot on. We both share similarities regarding the climate of our countries. I just tend to go against the norm and...
  32. Re: Stuff you overhear or are told while testing Fragrances

    " Te verías y sentirías muy sexy con WAN Million de Paco Rabanne"

    Translation: You will look and feel very sexy with One million by Paco Rabanne. ( While she gives me her very fake smile)

    Get...
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    Re: I was wondering...

    Or Womanity...
  34. Thread: Cartier Pasha

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    Re: Cartier Pasha

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    Good luck finding them!
  35. Re: Your favorite of your most/least expensive scents (pick one of each)

    Most expensive: GUCCI POUR HOMME (very rare and extremely hard to find here)

    Least expensive: M by Perry Ellis and Swiss Army Classic ( can never go wrong with this cheapy)
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    Re: Icy fresh frag without any sweetness?

    This
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    Re: Worst fragrance I've ever encountered is...

    Oh, this one is easy...

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    Repulsive pink, vile and vomit-inducing juice.
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    Re: A&F Fierce is similar to CK Eternity?

    No, but I do see some similarities with Mont Blanc Legend.
  39. Re: Tested out Amen today, never been so offended in my life

    Not really, although I do feel offended my Mugler's Womanity. Now that is really vomit inducing kind of stuff...
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    Re: Name 1 OVERRATED frag and 1 UNDERRATED Frag.

    Forgot to add another gem that fell into the underrated category. A shame it was discontinued years ago.:sad::undecided:
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    Re: long lasting with decent projection?

    Sweet and spicy ?

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    Here you go, you can thank me later. :smiley:
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    Re: Fragrances that people around you hate

    Aramis, Canoe and Quorum.
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    Re: Identify this fragrance please

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    It's Just Cavalli Him. I had this one some time ago, remember the "ginger" note it had. Decent, but not my cup of tea.
  44. Re: King of Oakmoss: what is the best oakmoss dominated perfume in your opinion ?

    This
  45. Re: Which fragrance in your collection has most longevity ?

    Aramis: Monster longevity

    Esencia de Loewe: Excellent longevity
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    Re: Name 1 OVERRATED frag and 1 UNDERRATED Frag.

    Overrated : Givenchy Play intense

    Underrated: Ferragamo Black
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    My top "compliment getters" have always been Xeryus Rougue and Dunhill Desire (curiously both are red bottles). So for Christmas, I decided to try Jean Paul Gaultier's "Fleur du Male". I never...
  48. Re: "And the fragrances) I dislike the most are..."

    Hahahahaha :grin:
  49. Re: "And the fragrances) I dislike the most are..."

    J
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    Re: Scents you love, BUT....

    http://eboutique.parfumslolitalempicka.com/data/media/product/161/20120726185551_330x400.jpg
    Massive headache but I love this one... must be masochist since I keep wearing it. :undecided:
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    Re: Today I Bought August 2014

    Bought a cheapy today. :happy:

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    Long time since I bought a Lomani fragrance!
  52. Thread: Off-Topic

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    I've been using Ubuntu since 2007. It's a great OS, although Linux has so many flavors it's hard for to me to stay with one. Mint, OpenSuse, Fedora and PCLinux are just several of the many different...
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    Re: Today I Bought August 2014

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    After so many years hunting for this gem... today I finally got lucky, considering how hard it is to find this one! (at least here) :vrolijk_26:
  54. Re: Nikos Sculpture - talk me into it or out of it!

    This fragrance always reminds me of Minotaure by Paloma Picasso. Had both, loved both, although Nikos had better longevity on my skin. Great inexpensive scent ! :wink:
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    Re: Nautica Voyage

    Yeah, itīs one of the best "bang for buck" fragrances out there. ;) I kind of abused this juice a couple of times and had some headaches. Now Iīll just spray it 2-3 times and thatīs enough for a...
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    Re: A sniff down memory lane

    Canoe and Paco Rabanne reminds me of my father. R.I.P. Miss you !

    Halloween for women, reminds me of that first girl.
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    Re: Worst cologne you've ever smelled???????????

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.1251.jpg

    Pink juice is evil and putrid and after so many years it just wonīt die. :undecided:
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    Re: Next fragrances you plan on purchasing?

    Well, after so many years I might end up getting the very well known 212. Kind of late on this one, considering it was launched way back in 1999. Never really cared for it all these years, but hey, I...
  59. Re: Azzaro Visit? Opinions of currrent basenoters are needed!

    Love it ! Probably one of the most long - lasting scents, at least on my skin. Quorum Silver is another great option, albeit Azzaro Visit has better projection and longevity.
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    Re: 2 Word Reviews

    Escada Magnetism - Grape Soda
    Ferragamo Black- The underrated
    Xeryus Rouge- Sweet chile
    Cuba Gold - Better male :vrolijk_1:
    Dunhill Desire- Sexual bomb
    Hanae Mori - Crowd pleaser
    Zihr Ikon -...
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    Re: Best of the best of the 80's

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51bqkgPpa-L._SY300_.jpg

    Long live the 80s , shame thereīs no time machine to go back to those wonderful years.
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    Re: A Great Day with H.M. by Hanae Mori (EDT)

    Love it, not really known where I live, so extra brownie points for that. :thumbsup:
  63. Thread: canoe by dana

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    Re: canoe by dana

    So many memories with this one! And it even has the flag of my country, LOL:thumbsup:

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.4590.jpg
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    Re: Don't compliments from males matter?

    Hahaha !
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    Re: Are the Cheapies Really Worth It?

    Absolutely. Quorum Silver, Cuba Gold, Cuba Prestige, Mesmerize (Avon), Azzaro Visit, Zihr Ikon, Victorinox Swiss Army Classic and Cigar (Remy Latour) are some of the "cheapies" that I really enjoy...
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    Re: Vampire church incense suggestions

    This.
    Now that you mention vampires, Salvador Dali is approved by the one and only Nosferatu :thumbsup: :cheesy:

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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Xeryus Rouge and Dunhill Desire continue being my number one compliment getters. Curiously, both bottles are red. :wink:
  68. Re: What is the most melancholy fragrance you can think of?

    Right on, I get this early 90īs kind of melancholic vibe with this scent, but not in a depressing or dark kind of way. I can totally relate this fragrance to Mazzy Stars "Fade into you" early 90s ...
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    Re: Best Performing Budget Fragrances

    Cuba Gold, Cuba Royal, Bogart line of fragrances, Wings by Giorgio Beverly Hills ( Cool Water on steroids) and last but not least, the devils own fragrance ... Salvador Dali ( this evil juice just...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Excellent and very "under the radar" fragrance. Lately I've been getting a lot of attention from Dunhill Desire, which is not very common in my country. Beautiful bottle IMO.


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    Re: Fragrances you lost passion for

    +1
    Happened to me with Rive Gauche. It was such a versatile scent that I would wear it when I wouldn't want to wear anything else and used it so much that I got tired of it. Really loved this...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Whoa, update after over a year of not being around here.


    And still número 1 is Xeryus Rouge

    Followed by...

    Ferragamo Black (underrated IMO)
    Swiss Army (cheapy but lots of compliments)...
  73. Re: Cult favourites which you personally don't care for

    Kouros
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    Re: bulgari blu notte pour homme review

    Iīve enjoyed this fragrance for several years but unfortunately longevity is very mediocre. At most 3 hours... :(
  75. Re: whats your honest opinion on jean paul le male?

    Loewe rocks! Esencia de Loewe is just class in a bottle. Going back to Cuba Gold, you really canīt go wrong with it. I need to check their other "cigars" and see if theyīre as good as the gold one....
  76. Re: whats your honest opinion on jean paul le male?

    Just like the post above, not a fan. Although I do enjoy once in while the less obnoxious and cheaper Cuba Gold. :)
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    Re: What "womens" frags work great for men

    The kiss of the dragon , my favorite :)

    http://pushpressies.com/store/image/1637900838941903/le-baiser-du-dragon-perfume-for-women-1-oz-eau-de-parfum-spray/
  78. Re: After 20 years of disliking Cool Water, I have been converted.

    Iīve enjoyed Coolwater for many years, although thereīs lots of hate against this fragrance in the community. I would also recommend "Wings" by Giorgio Beverly Hills. Imagine Coolwater but on...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    New update:

    The very underrated Ferragamo Black, the not so popular Xeryus Rouge, the Escada Magnetism pepsi cola bomb and the ultra cheapy Swiss Army continue being my top compliment getters. ...
  80. Re: Copies/Clones/Etc that you like more than the real thing

    Agreed. The spicier and much more appealing version of ADG with better longevity at a fraction of the original.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    My usual compliment getters are Xeryus Rouge, Ferragamo Black and Escada Magnetism, but last week I went on a shopping spree and got myself a bottle of Lolita Lempicka Au Masculin, which I heard...
  82. Re: Any weak fragrance that literally smells close to nothing?

    Banana Republic Classic, 15 minutes later and itīs gone.
  83. Re: Unabashedly, boldly, in-your-face masculine fragrance? Any recommendations?

    http://www.perfumeemporium.com/BigPics_m/Yatagan_m.jpg

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    http://www.fanboy.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/clintgoodbad.jpg
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    Re: Escada Magnetism, phantom/ghost fragrance?

    Yeah, I think that must be the reason why this happens so much with this fragrance.
  85. Re: the scent which really puts a spell on people!

    http://cocktailsandcologne.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/yatagan.jpg


    While I canīt say it exactly puts a spell on people, this is the look I always receive (cats included) when wearing this...
  86. Re: What's the harshest or "unfriendliest" cologne ever?

    Oh, this is easy... this stuff isnīt headache inducing. Itīs flat out migraine my-head-is-gonna-blow-up in pain!
    ...
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    Re: Escada Magnetism, phantom/ghost fragrance?

    Itīs certainly unique, very different from other fragrances and although I wouldnīt say I have "hunted" (lol) with it, the feedback from the opposite sex has been quite good. :)

    - - - Updated -...
  88. Re: List 5 outstanding under the radar fragrances.

    Ferragamo Black
    Portfolio Elite
    Azzaro Visit
    Absinthe Christian Lacroix
    Ambre Baldessarini
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    Re: Need some advice for a classy scent

    Class in a bottle? Totally worth it , albeit kind of hard to find nowadays.

    http://www.basenotes.net/photos/st/26120587.jpg


    If I had to choose between the two you mentioned, it would be...
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    Escada Magnetism, phantom/ghost fragrance?

    Anyone noticed how this rare and discontinued magical juice becomes like some kind of ghost, appearing and disappearing when you least expect it? I try to smell it where I sprayed it on my arm and...
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    Re: Best "Bang" for your buck

    Bogart Pour homme and Nautica Voyage ( uber inexpensive frag but totally worth it)
  92. Re: Your latest fragrance comment by others; positive or negative

    Okay, so Iīve been lately intrigued by a cheapy that dates back to the 70īs but never paid attention to it ( maybe the uber cheesy name has something to do with it). Last week I found JOVAN Sex...
  93. Re: What fragrances do you like to smell on a man??

    Where I used to work, one of the guys in the office wore TSAR. Pretty damn good chemistry it had with him and I love this fragrance!
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    Re: "Female" fragrances that arnt too feminine for men.

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.310.jpg

    The only "female" fragrance Iīve had (besides Midnight Poison) in my collection. I wear this proudly and with confidence and have received good...
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    Re: The most fleeting cologne of all...

    Banana Republic Classic
  96. Re: A scent that don't leave the room until long after I'm left? (Help?)

    Agreed. One Man Show gold edition has nuclear sillage. This juice even puts to shame Ted Lapidus pour homme ! And thatīs no easy task... lol

    Notice the "highly concentrated" words. :evil:
    ...
  97. Re: Fragrances that you will continually replace/never be without

    I have this one from a friend who sells AVON products. Itīs definitely a sleeper "under the radar" fragrance. Unfortunately longevity is very poor, only lasting a couple of hours on my skin. A shame...
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    Lībel fragrances for men

    Has anyone tried this brand? Any experience with their fragrances ? I tested this weekend their line of menīs fragrances and was quite impressed with 1200C. Reminded me of Gucci Envy, but stronger...
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    Re: Avons Best Men's Fragrance

    Christian Lacroix Absynthe. Too bad it had terrible longevity and only lasted a couple of hours on my skin. :(
  100. Re: Which male fragrances have you smelled on females?

    Minotaure and Nikos Sculpture.
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