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  1. Re: A cowboy in SF...separating the men from the hipsters. Rec's please

    Try and get your hands on the body wash as well. Its excellent

    @OP Tom Ford Italian Cypress is my recommendation, it has no sandalwood listed but its pretty manly.
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    Re: Top 5 On Scent Alone

    Roja Dove Amber Aoud
    Creed Jardin D' Amalfi
    Roja Dove Spirit of the Union
    Creed Green Irish Tweed
    Creed Millesime Imperial
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 16th September, 2017

    SOTD: Roja Dove Kuwait
    SOTN: Dusita Issara
  4. Re: Green Irish Tweed: IF you could have more or less what would it be?

    Xxx
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    Re: Roja Dove. Parfume or EDP?

    In my experience, for some frags, yes the perfume is worth more. E.g. for Fetish, Danger and maybe Reckless. For others i would say stick with the EDP e.g. Enigma. I found little difference between...
  6. Re: Green Irish Tweed: IF you could have more or less what would it be?

    Less violet, more sandalwood and finally, more batch consistency.
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    Re: I'm done with Dior Sauvage

    Two Cents..
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    Re: What's your favorite Balsamic fragrance?

    Armani Cuir Majeste
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    Re: Roja Dove questions

    I really wish this one worked for me. I just found it too spicy. I recently sold my bottle. I still have clive x which is quite similar to it. I recently received Kuwait from the gulf series and its...
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    Poll: Re: Creed Royal Oud vs Spice and wood

    this!

    Royal Oud for me.
  11. Re: Where did all the Fragrancenet used sales go?

    It probably got too popular. They cant have an infinite supply of unboxed/partial bottles.
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    Re: I decided I can't afford SDV. What do I do?

    came in to type this. A 10-30 ml split will last you a while while you save for a bottle.
  13. Re: Can you please help me discover a nice bergamot/sandalwood/cedar'ish type of scent?

    Consider using some body lotion for that dry skin. it goes a long way with your fragrances.
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    Re: Best use of eucalyptus?

    +1 here
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    Re: The Official Creed Viking Thread

    Have you tried Jardin D' Amalfi?
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    Re: xerjoff nio availability?

    I feel like I just responded to this same inquiry yesterday :) try Sammy at parfums de France. It showed in stock yesterday on his website
    ...
  17. Re: Which Creed fragrance do you find yourself grabbing for the most?

    Grabbing for the most- Royal Mayfair. Its really easy to wear and not obtrusive at all. Once the top notes dry down, the base is wonderful. Ive been wearing it to work a lot lately and its the...
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    Re: Can't Find Xerjoff Nio Anywhere

    https://www.perfumedefrance.com/collections/xerjoff/products/30-nio?variant=10052969924
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    Re: How is the Roja Dove house?

    Thanks!
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    Re: How is the Roja Dove house?

    Forgive me what are CPO's and do you have specific examples of these that you can recommend? I am always looking for great smelling products and something that smells "significantly better than...
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    Re: How is the Roja Dove house?

    I can't agree with this any more.
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    Re: How is the Roja Dove house?

    LOL. Point well taken. I am far from someone who can discern most individual notes, but i know when something with an overall smell appeals to me. If you can point me to something that smells like...
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    Re: Looking for a guava based fragrance

    White leather by Bella Belisima

    Edit just saw this is a zombie thread.
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    Re: How is the Roja Dove house?

    It's hard to make analogies like this for something like fragrance that is perceived and evaluated subjectively. Why stop there, The guy wearing something made by YSL or D&G can also arguably be...
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    Re: What Is Your Top 5 As Of Right Now?

    Any of these 5 are interchangeable

    Creed Jardin D' Amalfi
    Roja Dove Amber Aoud
    Roja Dove Spirit of the Union
    Armani Prive Cuir Majeste
    Ormonde Jayne Black Gold.
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    Re: How is the Roja Dove house?

    the vintage Guerlain Vetiver is the inspiration for Vetiver extrait.

    I own a few of his fragrances. The pricing per ml for the majority of his offereings is actually not anything out of the...
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    Re: Feve delicieuse

    This. I owned and sold mine. It was way too sweet for me. I prefer Tonka Imperial for this style of fragrance.
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    Re: Roja Dove Diaghilev vs Britannia

    Brittannia easily. Diaghilev has waaaaayyy too much going on in there. Brittannia is easier to wear and smells better to me.
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    Re: Lasting and sillage problem.

    It could be the hot temperature. Try montales like black aoud or Amouage Interlude, if you have the same results then its likely your have burned up all the receptors in your nose or something.
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    Re: Something specific....

    Perry Ellis oud Black Vanilla
  31. Re: How many compliments do you get wearing Dior Sauvage?

    Ha already :grin:
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    Re: How is Tom Ford Oud Wood?

    I suppose it depends on your environment, how comfortable people are around you, and how comfortable those people are expressing themselves. This is quite the timely post as i just had a secretary at...
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    Re: Best Xerjoff fragrances

    Nice summary. 1888 is such a beautiful fragrance. I understand your difficulty in describing it. It is a spicy, warm, floral, amber fragrance that just goes on and on. I am not the biggest fan of...
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    Re: How is Tom Ford Oud Wood?

    You can simply measure or estimate how far away someone others are to you when they notice (whether positive or negative) your fragrance without you asking them.
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    Re: Fragrance left in hot car

    I left a decant of MI in my duffle bag in my trunk on a day temps got over 100 degrees in the northeast and it wrecked the fragrance. It was def not in direct sunlight.
  36. Re: Does the bottle sometimes matter when you buy?

    sometimes e.g. with guerlain and the sprayer bulb, i wont buy those. I also hesitate over buying flacons as its an additional hassle to get an atomizer. Otherwise, nah.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 25th July, 2017

    Roja Dove Reckless
  38. Re: I am not a fan of summer fragrances or aquatics, but....

    I'm assuming you have tried creeds offerings? erolfa and virgin Island Water may scratch your itch.
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    Re: Thoughts on Creed's Royal Mayfair ?

    Its an interesting one. I own windsor, and when it came out, I was a bit disappointed in the split I got as it wasn't as refined as windsor was to my nose. The Eucalyptus was turned up a bit and the...
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    Re: The greatest tropical fragrance.

    69403
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    Re: Favourite dry perfumes?

    TF Amber Absolute
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    Re: Roja Parfums ROJA - Anything Else Like It?

    Ok at least I'm not going crazy. I've tried Roja (aka Haute Luxe) twice and I get a pretty distinct resemblance to Enigma. It smells like a muted enigma to my nose after it dries down. I also get a...
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    Re: Xerjoff Nio..blind buy worthy?

    Listen to this poster...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 19th July, 2017

    Roja Diaghilev
  45. Thread: Spicy Summer?

    by papillo
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    Re: Spicy Summer?

    Amouage Epic Man
    Amouage Journey Man
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: Fashion Edition

    I love Eton dress shirts for business/work and Saint Laurent for going out.
  47. Re: Anyone hear of Scent of Wealth by Platine DaVinci?

    wow thanks for the update
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    Re: If you could have just 1 fragrance...

    Im wearing it today and was a high of 94 outside but feels like 102 and it was surprisingly fine.

    Mine would be Roja Dove Amber Aoud.
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    Re: Ormonde Jayne now available at Luckyscent

    Very nice! i hope they are not excluded from LS' sales and promos. It would be nice to purchase Black Gold for 15-20% off
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    Re: Why I Have Stopped Over Spraying

    Well done OP. Now you can actually enjoy your frags again!



    Unfortunately the highlighted flies past the head of a lot of people. They are the cause of the push back against fragrances
  51. Re: Swiss Arabian Clone testing for those interested (Rant Warning)

    Nice review. Keep the updates coming.
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    Re: Malle Vetiver Extraordinaire

    10ml or 1oz you mean? Its a good frag, but a tad bit too dry for me.
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    Re: Malle Vetiver Extraordinaire

    dbl post
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    Re: Patchouli - the best of the best

    Malle's Portrait of a Lady is a patchouli bomb to me.
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    Re: "Winter" fragrances you wear in the summer

    Amouage Tribute Attar and Homage. ALso been wearing Epic and Roja Spirit of the Union, not sure what season they are considered.
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    Re: Roja Dove Vetiver Extrait real?

    Call up Alan Berdjis from Beverly Hills Perfumery and see what he can do for you. I purchased Rojas from him, and he is an excellent seller. He is also pretty active on the facebook groups, so pm him...
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    Re: A family reunion Royal Mayfair story

    Its expensive at retail, but can be found for under $200 on the various fragrance boards. It was hyped before it was released by people excited at the prospect of owning Windsor, that there was...
  58. Re: Your Favorite Discoveries Of 2017: What Are They?

    My favorite new discoveries this year are:

    Armani Cuir Majeste
    Ormonde Jayne Black Gold
    Ajmal Ruh Al Watan
    Roja Spirit of the Union
    Roja Amber Extrait
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    Re: I'm looking for encre noire with roses

    If you can get your hands on Amouage Tribute attar, that be what you are looking for. Some guy is offering to split it on facebook guru nation. It's not cheap even 3mls will last you a long time as...
  60. Re: The worst topnotes and great middle and base notes

    Xerjoff Richwood and Green Irish Tweed to a lesse extent.

    M.I is the opposite for me
  61. Re: How important is the dry down when making a purchase?

    Very. Thats the part i have to spend most time with in a frag, so i have to ensure that it works on me. You gotta learn to say no to pressure. I have no qualms whatsoever tellhing them ill test it...
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    Re: Tres Nuit by Armaf

    Tres Nuit is a pretty decent smelling frag in its own right. It does smell similar to GIt in my opinion and doesnt have the rough opening that GIT can have at times. Regarding a decant, unless you...
  63. Re: Use Your Old Creed Bottle As An Atomiser/Refill flask

    This is awesome. nicely done.
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    Re: Give it a few more wearings...

    This.
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    Re: Give it a few more wearings...

    Sage advice. For some reason, i think it will fly right by the OP.
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    Re: Similar to jubilation xxv?

    Does anyone else find Armani Prive Cuir Majeste similar to Jubilation XXV? I thought they smelled alike to me, and then I looked up their "main accords" on Fragrantica:

    Jubi XXV:
    MAIN ACCORDS...
  67. Thread: Xerjoff

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    Re: Xerjoff

    Have you tried anything from the Casamorati line? Lira and 1888 are excellent. Also Naxos is pretty good too.
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    Re: Grand Soir Francois Kurdistan

    This! Isn't Francois the french equivalent of Francis anyway?
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    Re: NEW: Tom Ford Noir Anthracite

    You can not append a word to a registered trademark to avoid infringement.



    Jacomo did own rights to use the word Anthracite in connection with perfumes when he wad granted a registration...
  70. Re: For the summer Creed MI vs Xjerjoff Nio. And what is creed doing..

    M.I for the smell , Nio for the performance.

    The new reduced bottle size is not a big deal. People are making a mountain out of a molehill. If you truly care so much about a fragrance that a...
  71. Re: Let's talk: The most fraudulent fragrance houses with extreme marketing

    I had my "oh not this Ish again" meme ready to go LOL
  72. Re: Let's talk: The most fraudulent fragrance houses with extreme marketing

    This.
  73. Re: Help needed with next Winter Fragrance purchase

    Decants is the affordable way to go to try out a myriad of fragrances. I would add Parfum de Marly's Godolphin to your list of things to try out.
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    Re: Wal-Mart online frag selection

    There is absolutely nothing wrong with ebay, amazon or discount retailers. There is way too much $$ involved compared to MSRP's to dismiss them outright. In this day of no cost returns, credit card...
  75. Re: Let's talk: The most fraudulent fragrance houses with extreme marketing

    What exactly did you expect with this thread? People can not have a dissenting opinion from yours? Everyone should just fall in line and agree with your spurious unsubstantiated claims about a house?...
  76. Re: Amouage - Bath and Body Products - Anyone try?

    I own the body wash for Epic Man. It is excellent and leaves my bathroom smelling glorious when i'm done. It is perceptible on the skin after a shower. It comes in a gorgeous sturdy box. It is...
  77. Re: Let's talk: The most fraudulent fragrance houses with extreme marketing

    Thank you!.
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    Re: Wal-Mart online frag selection

    These items are fulfilled and sold by third parties and not Walmart. Walmart is just an online storefront for them, no different from Amazon. You should be ok and it is worth trying out as long as...
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    Re: perfume for hot activity,any offer's?

    Jardin D' Amalfi smells amazing, but will not perform better than Aventus (at least in my opinion). A lot of what you have posted should be fine for summer nights especially if you are dancing with...
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    Re: Help with Collection Diversification

    Your collection looks pretty diverse.
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    Re: You can only keep 5 bottles...

    Same here. Besides, it leads to the discovery of new fragrances for me, which may not be such a good thing now that i think about it... ;)
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    Re: Jubilation XXV -- How long can this go on?

    I get pretty good longevity from Jubilation XXV, and your experience is about normal for me on clothing but not my skin. It lasts several days to weeks on my clothing after i wear it. That being...
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    Re: You can only keep 5 bottles...

    Creed Jardin D' Amalfi
    Roja Dove Spirit of the Union
    Roja Dove Amber Aoud
    Omonde Jayne Black Gold
    Armani Prive Cuire Majeste.


    This list is subject to change :evil:
  84. Re: Creed MI: Batch with good projection check in? The hunt begins...

    Hey i dont mind the questions at all. Unfortunately, i do not recall the year or batch of my last bottle. it was probably around a 2010 or 11. I gave it away to my brother as it was not pleasant to...
  85. Re: Creed MI: Batch with good projection check in? The hunt begins...

    My batch is A3312J01. I have no issues with longevity whatsoever, as it lasts all day. Projection is fine for the first 2 hours or so. This one is balanced and not as salty as my last bottle which i...
  86. Re: Creed MI: Batch with good projection check in? The hunt begins...

    Posting so that I can remember to respond with my batch number when I get home my travels this weekend. I have no issues with my batch, and in fact I often have to take a shower to scrub off a...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 15th June, 2017

    Creed Aventus
  88. Re: Parfums de Marly Herod, is it worth the Youtube hype?

    This. Its a whole lot closer to spicebomb than anything. I get NO resemblance to Tobacco Vanille. I owned it for a few years but just sold it weeks ago. I never reached for it and it was too spicy...
  89. Re: Fragrances that used to be great, and not so much now in 2017

    The bolded is where you will run into problems. How do you measure this objectively? There are many people that find the current formulation of Reflection to be as great as it always has been.
  90. Re: Do You Get Mad (or even a little irked) When Someone Disparages Your Favorites?

    Not at all. We all have different noses and one mans trash is another mans treasure. To each his own, my response would be, that's interesting, i feel the opposite way.

    What i find unfortunate is...
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    Re: What is your favorite vanilla fragrance for men

    Xerjoff Lira
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    Re: ParfuMaria Netherlands

    Quite a few people did before Ormonde Jayne noticed and emailed them recently. They said it was a mistake by an employee. Hednic, if you come across another good price, please PM me if you don't...
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    Re: ParfuMaria Netherlands

    Yea. I'm pretty bummed out. So close!
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    Re: ParfuMaria Netherlands

    Well i found out why i didnt get tracking info. I ordered Ormonde Jayne Black Gold :sad:
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    Re: Ormonde Jayne Black Gold now available online.

    So this came back in stock and i placed an order last night only to receive this email this morning:



    To say this is disappointing is an understatement. I suppose they cant honor price mistakes...
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    Re: Feve Delicieuse vs Back to Black

    Feve Delieciuse for me.
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    Re: ParfuMaria Netherlands

    This is great to read. I placed my first order from this site last night. No tracking info yet though. I hope to get it by the end of the week!
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    Re: Spraying the back of your neck

    Genius! :2vrolijk_08:
  99. Re: Notino Coupon Code and possible exclusion workaround

    dracdoc still works for 10% off
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    Re: Found a silver stem Dior Homme at Sephora

    This is my experience as well.
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