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    Re: NEW - Givenchy Gentleman Eau de Parfum Boisee

    I tried it on skin. Was not a fan.
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    Re: NEW - Givenchy Gentleman Eau de Parfum Boisee

    I own The Scent Parfum Edition, almost purchased Absolute. But Private Accord was just... not my cup of tea. I saw some reviews that compared it to Tootsie Rolls... that's where I draw the line.
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    Re: NEW - Givenchy Gentleman Eau de Parfum Boisee

    Some of the same notes as Hugo Boss The Scent Private Accord... let's hope it's not a mess like that scent ended.
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    Re: Latest Cartier - L'Envol Parfum!

    Was just thinking about this one as well... have not seen a thing yet either.
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    Re: Wow Dior Homme 2020!

    Ok. Now I'm curious.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I just lol'd in the office. Good one.

    Pulled out Nasomatto Duro because the temp dropped.
  7. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Jo Malone Vetiver and Golden Vanilla. I think I have finally found a vanilla scent that I will buy.
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    Re: Wear Kilian Rolling in love to nightclub?

    Heck... why not?
  9. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Comme des Garcons Copper. Odd first initial blast of green notes that goes straight to a sweet-ish pipe tobacco scent with vanilla and amber. I like it.
  10. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Jo Malone Whisky & Cedarwood. I really did not like this initially. In fact, it just hit me wrong. But then after 15 minutes, I found myself really liking it... so I went back to Neiman Marcus and...
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    Re: Layton is such a compliment getter

    Not disagreeing; however my decisions as to what I wear are rarely this cerebral and lean towards impulse. But I have no quarrels with admitting that more than likely reflects my neophyte status with...
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    Re: Layton is such a compliment getter

    I don't want to believe that Mulder cries...

    I've gotten compliments while wearing Layton. But in the end, are you wearing it for yourself or for the compliments?

    I'm selfish. I wear it for...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Roja Dove Elysium Parfum Cologne... hadn't worn it in a long time. Decided to wear it. Might double down on it tomorrow.
  14. Re: Star Wars Characters And Their Corresponding Fragrance

    Oh heck yes! Monsieur de Givenchy

    Next: Count Dooku
  15. Re: Are Certain Fragrances In Your Collection Ever Too Expensive or Rare For You to Wear?

    I think I've given up on "saving" a scent. I purchased it, might as well wear it.
  16. Re: Star Wars Characters And Their Corresponding Fragrance

    Bvlgari Aqua Pour Homme Toniq

    Next... Senator Palpatine
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Buy one, get one free works right now. Sadly, I missed the 100Off coupon - no longer active. I'm curious enough to buy this at $100 off, but not two bottles curious.
  18. Re: If you could only wear (3 fragrances of) 1 house for the next year...

    Parfum de Marly would be my pick (for now)...

    Kalan
    Percival
    Sedley
  19. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Mugler Hot Cologne - Aromatic citrus with an earthy component (notes say coffee, I smell something earthier and more green, like cardamom) but the projection is really dialed down. Did not like....
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    Re: Gucci Guilty Absolute Substitute ?

    I would say (mentioned earlier in this thread) By Kilian Dark Lord. But in regards to the performance concerns; have you asked somebody else around you if they can smell it? I would not say that...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Chanel Boy. Finally this has clicked with me...
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    Re: Most complimented Oud?

    By Kilian Cruel Intentions quickly comes to mind. Compliments whenever I wear it.
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    Re: Looking for a mature fruity fragrance

    +1 Jubilation XXV
    +1 Byredo Pulp
    +1 Tom Ford Plum Japonais

    Would add Bond No. 9 Manhattan as well to the list. Heavy plum and peach with spices and honey with some patchouli way in the...
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    Re: Roja: Hell froze over.

    Congrats. Elysium Parfum Cologne was my first foray into Roja Dove. You'll find that he has a few others worthy of at least sampling.

    (note: I also shunned the prices at first)
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    Re: Fahrenheit Perfum???

    I'm a huge fan of Fahrenheit (original release) and owned Fahrenheit Parfum. The original Fahrenheit DNA is within the parfum; however it is totally richer with notes of vanilla, a bit of booze (rum...
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    Re: Who likes Killian Intoxicated?

    I sprayed on some today actually... 9am. I can still smell it at almost 10pm. A lot closer, but definitely its presence is there.
  27. Re: Has anyone gone back to a very old signature they used to wear?

    Circled back to Fahrenheit.
  28. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Nasomatto Duro - blind purchase, luckily the notes agree with what I had anticipated. I am a fan.
  29. Re: Do youtube fragrance reviewers really have any influence?

    To me personally? No. But to a lot of friends, yes. I've had people text me about a scent review that they ran into while on YouTube and ask for my opinion. It's a different audience; people are...
  30. Re: PDM - Are they bribing all the youtubers or something?

    I think pushing their product to the YouTube crowd is just a modern take on advertising via "word of mouth"; albeit via a rather amplified manner.

    And if we're being honest, the fragrance...
  31. Re: Has Roja creation e parfum pour homme changed?

    Wouldn't surprise me that a reformulation has happened recently but I am unaware of any for Creation E. Glad I have an older bottle.
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    Re: Wide Variation in Black Afghano Bottles?

    Not a projection monster on me; longevity was ridiculous though. Incense done largely right. Sounds like you might have the wrong sample.
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    Re: Parfums de Marly Kalan - new Fragrance for 2019

    Wore Layton the day before wearing Kalan... these two scents are related. Still a fan of this one.
  34. Re: Dior Sauvage Tops All Men's Fragrance Sales In UK This Christmas Season

    Just perhaps this shows the difference of what the enthusiast buys versus what the rest of the world buys.
  35. Re: Dior Sauvage Tops All Men's Fragrance Sales In UK This Christmas Season

    If true, Sauvage sold more than the next 3 combined. Impressive.
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    Re: Clive christian tester, real or fake?

    Not an expert on this brand, I only own two or three; however this just feels like it screams fake. Seeing the bottle, the cap, the inside of the cap would probably confirm this feeling.
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    Also agree. A lot of stuff that I thought would have landed has yet to land in my local TJ Maxx's here. Pretty poor selection thus far...
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    Re: Skai? Available to sample/buy?

    I still sorta regret selling my Skai ages ago; but it's such an unique scent that I didn't have anything else in my wardrobe however I just did not wear it a lot. Loved it, but not enough to keep it...
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    Re: Roja London vs Midsummer Dream

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

    PdM Kalan... hitting a right vibe right now.
  41. Re: Creed Releases Three Latest Acqua Originale - Zeste Mandarine, Green Neroli, and Citrus Bigarade

    Well dang. Something from Creed that has my attention.
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Jo Malone Bronze Wood & Leather... sure, folks will compare it to Gucci Guilty Absolute, but the citrus aspect of this turns this into a different scent on the dry down. It didn't really click with...
  43. Re: Frederic Malle - Bois d'Orage / French Lover Appreciation Thread

    Owned it, hated it initially. Then one day it hit me... this is a great scent. It exudes a masculinity from time almost forgotten. Sweetness? None here. This is definitely a scent that hit me in a...
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    Re: ISO: CdG Sugi or Bruno Fazzolari Five

    Bump

    Last bump was November 18th, 2018.
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Clive Christian Victoriana Cedar Leaf
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    Re: What color would Amouage Memoir Man be?

    Greige
  47. Thread: My huge haul!

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    Re: My huge haul!

    Never even heard of the Jay-Z Gold Extreme before today.
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    Re: The House that you wore this week

    Wore a lot of Roja Dove this week; Oceania, London, Enigma, Oligarch and Midsummer Dream.

    Might do a week of Byredo; Black Saffron, Unnamed, Super Cedar, Baudelaire and looking at purchasing...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Roja Dove London
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    Re: Parfums de Marly Kalan - new Fragrance for 2019

    The more I wear it, the more I like it. It's is a mixture of modern notes that are in a lot of our faves; but in the end it stands on its own.

    I quite like this one.
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    Re: Latest Cartier - L'Envol Parfum!

    Quietly a fan of this one. Would love to see how they might have improved it.
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    Re: New Roja Parfums - Oceania

    After a week of wearing this pretty regularly; it's the ylang-ylang that reminds me of a different Creed. The opening is far less floral but it reminds me of Creed Millesime 1849 for a split second....
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    Re: New Roja Parfums - Oceania

    Got my bottle today. Definitely not Erolfa. This is more like Bond No. 9 Hamptons mixed with Bond No. 9 Fire Island with a dash of something else.

    It's bright, but I get a hair spray vibe way in...
  54. Re: Scent of the night - what fragrance did you sleep with last night

    Parfum de Marly Sedley... man, I love this scent.
  55. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Ever seen Darkon?

    I'm adding to my list here shortly.
  56. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Yes. Snatched it up when it said 5 bottles left.
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    Re: Gucci Guilty Absolute with ?????

    I've accidentally layered with good success; however laying this one with anything else just seems... dunno. Challenging.
  58. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Eau Radieuse Humiecki & Graef
    Oceania by Roja Dove

    I think I'm done for the year... maybe.
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    Re: Why the hate for PDM?

    Ignore the hate. If you find some that you like, buy it. There's a few in this house that I feel are downright enjoyable and I'm glad they're in my collection.
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    Re: New Roja Parfums - Oceania

    Any updates on this? I saw it briefly at Selfridge's and might jump on it (currently out of stock).
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    Re: Best Eclectic Designers of Last 3 Years

    Agree on Gucci Guilty Absolute. Would add Gucci Guilty Cologne to that list. And would finish with Carven L'Eau Intense.
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Domenico Caraceni Ivy League
  63. Re: Fragrances in your collection with similar scents.

    My short list: Creed Irish Tweed » MPG Garrigue » Cool Water Frozen » Bond No. 9 Chez Bond » Truefitt & Hill Freshman
    Creed Windsor » Creed Royal Mayfair » Domenico Caraceni 1913
    Creed Aventus »...
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Did he change the bottle recently?
  65. Re: What else does Parfums de Marly's Layton remind you of? A cheaper designer alternative - but whi

    Layton always hit me more like a refined version of A*Men Pure Malt with a touch of Hugo Boss Bottled layered in.
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    Re: The Official Creed Viking Thread - Part 2

    Not sure if I'm the right person to ask. I like both, have found myself liking BdP quite a bit in the cooler weather and/or whenever I have certain meetings as it and Royal Oud have become my "power...
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    Re: The Official Creed Viking Thread - Part 2

    I can only attempt to explain.

    After the initial spray, Viking doesn't build past that initial crescendo of notes that works well. The top notes definitely hooked me but I enjoyed its vibe. Well,...
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    Re: The Official Creed Viking Thread - Part 2

    I have gone the entire opposite direction on this scent. Can't say that I hate it, but the reasons why I purchased it no longer apply. My enjoyment has diminished on this scent.

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

    Bond No. 9 Manhattan
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    Re: Parfums de Marly Kalan - new Fragrance for 2019

    It's a tad bit less sweet than BR540. The aforementioned pepper note sways the underlying sweetness to where I wouldn't mind. It did remind me of a more "butch" version of Mancera Instant Crush (also...
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    Re: Parfums de Marly Kalan - new Fragrance for 2019

    Finally smelled this and I like this quite a bit.
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Alien Man Fusion. The coffee note smells like coffee beans before you roast them. Green, earthy and still familiar as still coffee. But that's not the star of the show. It's a tad bit generic but...
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    Re: Parfums De Marly - Layton - Longevity issues?

    You know... this needs repeating.

    Thanks. I spray almost solely to the chest.
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    Re: did a 180 on Roja Elysium

    This was a total blind buy for me - Roja Elysium Parfum Cologne - and I knew it was a fresh scent sorta reminiscent of Creed Aventus with some Bleu de Chanel overtones. My initial spray was...
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    Re: Parfums De Marly - Layton - Longevity issues?

    Purchased pretty immediately when it came out in 2016... zero performance issues with my bottle. Seems like this one suffered from the latter reformulations.
  76. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Mugler Alien Man Fusion... just had to get it.
  77. Re: Possible Sticky Thread: Today I got a compliment while wearing:

    You know what? Today I got a compliment from another straight man today while in the elevator. It was perhaps the most awkward thing ever - a guy that wanted to know what I was wearing and wanted to...
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    How dare you call me a connoisseur.
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    Re: JV x NJ: The New King of Compliments

    Isn't there a Silver one out now too?
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    Re: "K" by Dolce & Gabbana - new "secret" scent!?

    Same type of vibe; I agree.

    It wasn't bad at all to be honest. I could see this in my travel bag whenever I go to the Caribbean. Inoffensive, similar but different enough to warrant a purchase. I...
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    Re: NEW Dior Sauvage Parfum 2019 Official Discussion

    Okay. Gonna say it... I bought this. Why? Because it honestly reminds me a bit of my fave parts of Bleu de Chanel.

    And I'm a fan.
  82. Re: Come Clean........ 5 worst fragrances you regret having purchased

    In no particular order... most were due to the board loving them. Bad mistake. I hadn't yet figured out who had similar style/likes to myself at that moment quite yet.

    Dior Oud Ispahan - not my...
  83. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Parfum de Marly Sedley... I REALLY looked forward to this. Love the beginning notes, it is what I love... fresh and clean. But longevity is a serious problem with this one. Going to see how it fares...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Creed Aventus Cologne
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel Reformulation Question

    From what very little I know, they've been reformulated but are (to my nose) pretty much the same as the original release. A little less ginger in the EDP though...
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    Re: Gucci Rush for men...fill level when new?

    When I purchased mine (way back) it was to the bottom of the nozzle (solid white) in the inside and not to the top corners - yours looks almost full (left bottle)
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    Re: Le Labo Another 13

    It takes on a less bright note during the winter whereas this one seems better in warmer weather performance-wise.
  88. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Mancera Instant Crush - okay... sweeter than I anticipated, but I get the comparison to Baccarat Rouge 540... but it is its own thing. I sorta like it; wife loves it on me.
    Aventus Cologne - I'm...
  89. Re: Is terre de Hermès eau fraiche an unsung hero

    I owned this one, loved it. Gave it to my teenage son - he appreciated it even more.

    Unsung hero? Dunno... it's loved here and abroad.
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    Re: Today I bought July 2019

    My teenage son loves it. I swear it's an okay scent; just seems more juvenile (I know, I know... fragrance has no age.... I disagree) than I'd recommend for myself.
  91. Re: One that I don't see much talk on, Missoni Parfum Pour Homme

    Bought this when it came out, so my bottle is one of the more potent ones it seems. I can actually overspray this one. At first, it really reminded me of Bleu de Chanel (one of my faves) but it has...
  92. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Creed Aventus Cologne
    Mancera Instant Crush
    Parfum de Marley Sedley

    Yeah... I need to slow down.
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    Re: Creed Cease & Desist

    Didn't Bond No. 9 do a similar thing?

    Edit: Saw mention before my post. Yeah... not a good thing in my book.
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    Re: New Parfums de Marly Sedley

    Any other impressions of this one?
  95. Re: Anyone try the new Fulton & Roark solid - Mahana?

    I do not disagree. Still thinking about what it reminds me of but it wears well in this current heat. I quite like it. Wife is a fan too.
  96. Re: New Fragrance: Gucci Guilty Cologne Pour Homme - has anyone tested it yet?

    I'm definitely in the minority with this one it seems. Synthetic? Yep. Good? Also yep. I really like this one. Smells like nothing else currently in my collection. The risks that Gucci is taking...
  97. Re: Anyone try the new Fulton & Roark solid - Mahana?

    Just got this in the mail today.

    Very clean, very nice to my nose. Not exactly a powerhouse - none of their scents have been potent to me to be completely honest, but that's also how I like my...
  98. Re: Anyone try the new Fulton & Roark solid - Mahana?

    I own (and travel with) Perpetua. This one has my attention as well.
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Creed Royal Delight. Maybe it's the oddly cool weather today, but this totally worked for me. Glad I picked it up and decided to wear it.
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    Re: Do any scents motivate you?

    Yes. Fragrances enhance certain moods. Motivation is definitely one of them.
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