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    Re: Comme des Garcons candles/Incense?

    I've tried all the candles and incense and the incense are better IMO, more true to the what they are really supposed to smell like I think. I could be wrong but I believe they use traditional...
  2. Thread: Armenia Papers?

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    Re: Armenia Papers?

    I like the SMN and the MFK both really well, but I prefer the MFK ones because I love their scents and they burn easier.
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    Re: What's Your Most Loudest And Boldest Fragrance?

    My loudest scent I own a full bottle of is Pure Oud, have gotten some varying looks while wearing it in public
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    Re: Early Impressions of By Kilian Rose Oud

    This was too feminine for me and I didn't like what the scent eventually ended up being after a few hours. I think this is good for a woman. I agree that this is definitely high quality, but I like...
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    Re: best fragrance shower gels

    My favorite is Costes shower gel, but I like bars of soap better because I think they leave more scent behind on the skin.
  6. Re: What's the best smelling detergent you've ever used?

    The new Maison Francis Kirkdijian Laundry Detergent smells amazing and is strong enough to make your bedroom smell and also make your body smell lightly of the scent when you wake up, I am on my...
  7. Thread: Incense.

    by Silk
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    Re: Incense.

    Some great non-japanese style incense are Esteban - Teck & Tonka and Agraria - Bitter Orange . They are the burning stick ones and some of my favorite recently. I have a couple I haven't gotten...
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    Re: Maison Francis Kurkdjian

    This line is amazing, I have a few of the products and they are all great. The laundry detergent smells amazing and is strong enough to make your body smell like it when you wake up. The paper...
  9. Thread: J. Peterman 1903

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    Re: J. Peterman 1903

    I bought a bottle off their website, nice classic cologne
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    Re: Noel au Balcon by Etat Libre d'Orange

    I have mentioned this a few times as my top pick for a holiday or Christmas scent. It is sweet for sure, but I've always loved sweet scents, only to get on here and find out that everyone finds them...
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    Re: Nasomatto Black Afgano ~ new fragrance

    BA smells amazing, fbw easy. You can get samples at luckyscent, but it looks like they are back ordered until early December.
  12. Thread: Earthy patchouli

    by Silk
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    Re: Earthy patchouli

    I was gonna recommend this.. Deep earthy Patchouli that is great smelling
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    Re: You gotta be kidding...Black Afgano

    I can assure you this smells nothing like bong water of any sort. This smells rich and woody, the hashish story might be more hype than actual substance. It doesn't smell like anything related to...
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    Re: Desiring a more pleasant alternative to Lysol

    There is a brand in the stores called "method" that is nicer smelling and is supposedly more natural cleaners I think. Don't know much about their bacteria fighting statistics but they smell good and...
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    Re: What is a good 'Winter' Cologne?

    My favorite has to be Noel au Balcon by ELDO. It means "Christmas on the balcony" so its obvious its meant to be a christmas-like scent. Some others that I love to wear around holiday times are...
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    Re: S o t D November 1st 2009

    Jubilation XXV

    http://www.luckyscent.com/images/products/41801.jpg
  17. Thread: Preppy Fragrance

    by Silk
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    Re: Preppy Fragrance

    One of the Burberries or Diors
  18. Re: Those samples I kindly requested?!! The name and shame thread

    Contacted ELDO twice through email asking if they could get me Noel au Balcon full bottle and never received an answer. The guy at Luckyscent emailed them for me and got a quick response and got me a...
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    Re: Parfum d'Empire Wazamba

    I really liked Wazamba at first, but it is a little to sweet-feminine for me personally, especially the drydown. I think it is a great female scent though.
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    Re: ARGH! Four New Fragrances from Humiecki & Graef

    Yes this is my favorite of theirs also. A close second would be Multiple Rouge, because they both seem to evoke some past memories, but Eau Radieuse would be the first one I will buy when I get...
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    Re: Warm, soft, suntan lotion scent

    I think she is looking for a scent that reminds her of the things she mentioned and can wear as a perfume, not actually trying to identify what it was she smelled.
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    Re: Tauer L'air du Desert Marocain - Blind Buy?

    I would have been happy blind buying a bottle of this, which I can't say for some other scents that I have blind bought in the past. If you buy a bottle of something you know you like at...
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    Re: Le Labo and the elusive detergent

    You can also use the "handwash" setting on newer washers, I only use that setting for my nice clothes. I got a sample from LS, but havent gotten around to using it yet.
  24. Thread: Reed Diffusers

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    Re: Reed Diffusers

    I've tried a few of the Linari ones and they are all great. My favorite right now is Esteban - Teck and Tonka. I have the diffuser,room spray,candle,potpourri rocks,wood incense,japanese incense, and...
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    Re: Warm, soft, suntan lotion scent

    A new scent that matches what you are looking for is Six Scents Series 2 #4. Stephen Nilsen the nose behind it describes his influence here... “I was very inspired by Henry’s very specific...
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    Re: The most BEAUTIFUL fragrance you have tried/own

    Pure Oud & Homage
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    Re: Frapin Caravelle Epicee.

    You will find some similarities between some of the By Kilians and Frapin as they are both from Cognac backgrounds and seem to share the taste for fine, rich smelling scents. My favorites from Frapin...
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    Re: New: Ambre Nuit by Dior Homme 'Exclusive line'

    I just received an email a couple weeks ago with pics of their current collection and stock, they had a pic of their cologne section and this was not there, so it is not out yet.Will probably be out...
  29. Re: Observed something horrifying at Sak's the other day

    I was appreciative, I just thought it was quite funny she went through all that trouble when there were actually samples available, she told me flat out that there were none left, so she knew where...
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    Re: New fragrance by CDG & Artek - Standard

    To me it smells alot like Avignon but not as dark and musky, which is odd considering it doesn't share any similar notes. At first smell I was expecting to get online and see an almost identical list...
  31. Re: Observed something horrifying at Sak's the other day

    I seen a SA trying to fill a 1ml sample vial with a huge spray atomizer and dousing her arm and hands with about 100 sprays. Her hands were soaking wet lol. She did this because she claimed there...
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    Re: By Kilian and verifying refill purchases?

    Don't know if anyone has tried ordering online from SAKS but they have the refill bottle (3.7 oz I believe) and they don't mention having to prove ownership of a bottle, but maybe you do.

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  33. Re: By Kilian - Back To Black now available in travel & travel refill.

    "Pure Oud" travel size will be released sometime early next year, I hear.

    I really want to get a travel size swap going. Want CI,STH,BtB but don't want to buy 4 small bottles of each, at least not...
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    Re: I want an absolute gothic fragrance !

    You better sample first, this frag is repulsive to most people.
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    Re: What´s Your Favourite New Fragrance ?

    Black Afghano, Pure Oud, Back to Black, Eau Radieusse, Fat Electrician
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    Re: I want an absolute gothic fragrance !

    Mark Buxton - Black Angel is a pretty dark smelling scent
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    Re: Le Labo exclusives are going global for November

    Vanille 44 is my favorite vanilla scent, but I don't know if it is worth $400+ a bottle.
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    Poll: Re: Which recent frags disappointed you terribly ?

    L' Artisan - Côte d'Amour

    I thought I would like this based on the listed notes, but I think it smells nothing like it says and is one of my least favorite frags I have ever tried.
  39. Re: Have you ever noticed any perfumes used in tv/movies?

    In "The Talented Mr. Ripley", Matt Damon's character buys a bottle of SMN perfume for Jude Law's girlfriend in the movie which is Gwyneth Paltrow. I don't remember them mentioning the exact...
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    Re: Gentleman's Cinnamon

    Creed - Original Santal has a nice cinnamon note
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    Re: Fall and Holiday Fragrances Choices.

    ELDO - Noel au Balcon is a perfect holiday scent
  42. Re: Has anyone tested Boadicea The Victorious fragrances?

    This is how I feel too. I am giving all my samples away and to me none of them are worth wearing, especially if you are knowledgeable about all the other frag choices out there(basenote users:))
  43. Thread: By Kilian

    by Silk
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    Re: By Kilian

    I was meaning to post a travel size thread to see if anyone would be interested in getting a trade going. I am interested in STH,LD, and CI mostly and I want to get the travel sized bottles, but...
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    Re: Tested new items at the Scent Bar on 4 Sept 2009

    I would say that is a very broad generalization, I find them very different personally. Black Afgano maintains a sweetness through all stages for me, although it isn't always as sweet as Duro, BA...
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    Re: Scent for a doctor-help

    J peterman 1903 is subtle, yet classic and wouldn't overpower anyone. It is also relatively cheap and comes in a nice bottle. Since it is only sold on his website not many people have it, so you'll...
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    Re: Recommend me a luxurious new leather scent?

    Nasomatto Duro reminds me of my friends Lexus because of the leather/wood combination I think
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    Re: Tested new items at the Scent Bar on 4 Sept 2009

    I agree, this is also my favorite from his line. Around Midnight is a close second though.

    Astaroth, did you get a chance to test the other Humiecki & Graef scents yet? I have tried 4 of the 5,...
  48. Thread: Benzoin

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    Re: Benzoin

    Can you identify the Benzoin in the Santa Maria Novella Armenia Papers? They claim to have more notes than just Benzoin, but people always say that the papers are soaked in Benzoin.
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    Re: Frapin L'Humaniste?

    Its not on Luckyscent anymore..?
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    Re: Nasomatto Black Afgano ~ new fragrance

    Almost my thoughts exactly, I still think i need a bottle of this though, I don't have anything this dark and smokey in my collection as of now. I like BA, then Duro, then China white, but I haven't...
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    Re: Post eBay Fragrance Seller Feedback here!

    Anyone have any feedback for this guy? He has sold some Nasomattos recently, I am thinking about getting some Nasomattos, SL, and Frapin if he is known to have good frags. Anyone know?
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    Mark Buxton, Nasomatto, By Kilian

    All of the Mark Buxton line

    Nasomatto - Black Afgano

    By Kilian - Pure Oud and Back to Black
  53. Thread: Humiecki & Graef

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    Re: Humiecki & Graef

    I second this recommendation
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    Re: Question re: Santa Maria Novella

    Anyone know any truth behind the rumor I read on here about SMN's products not being safe for use? I PM'ed the person who claimed this, but never got a reply. I use a ton of their products.
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    Re: Esteban Mate Verde and PINE being discontinued

    ^ These are my favorite of his smells. I have the teck & tonka incense,potpourri, and vacuum powder. I also have the Sous les Feuilles potpourri which smells like a wonderful tomato plant/summer...
  56. Re: The Dangers of Burning Candles Indoors (Article)

    ^ So is that bad?:undecided:

    I noticed it said "paraffin" candles, is this the kind of candles made by the good companies? I know they make them out of different types of waxes, anyone know which...
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    Re: S o t D, Wednesday, 26 August, 2009

    By Killian - Back to Black Aphrodisiac
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    Re: Who's your favourite designer?

    ^ those arent designers, they are brands
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    Re: What's the most Badass scent?

    So why are you here?

    The vast majority of men with intelligence DO care what they smell like. Individuals have different opinions.
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    Re: Fresh: Citron de Vigne (2009)

    Yes, this is a great fragrance. My favorite citrus frag now and an equally awesome candle and soap too.
  61. Thread: Pineapple Please

    by Silk
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    Re: Pineapple Please

    ^They just arrived at luckyscent a month or two ago, they have like 5 scents but only one of their scents is listed in the directory on this site.
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    Re: Your Favourite Leather/s?

    My favorite is still John Varvatos - John Varvatos, black leather is in the base notes, but this smells like leather throughout for me
  63. Re: Avant-Garde Clean/Laundry/Peppermint/Mint/Fresh/Strong/and natural aquatic/ and l

    Humiecki & Graef - Eau Radieuse ... done. This is the scent you are looking for. green banana skin, fresh mandarin peel, fresh Italian lemon, fresh mint leaves, rhubarb juice, bamboo sap
    ...
  64. Thread: Pineapple Please

    by Silk
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    Re: Pineapple Please

    Humiecki & Graef - Mulitple Rouge - amazing..cinnamon bark, frozen orange note, green pineapple, immortelle absolute, vietnamese cilantro, green violet, peach kernel, ozonic red berries...
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    Re: Pure Oud By Kilian - impressions

    I'm not skeptical, knowing the business his family has been involved in for generations. Special blends or bottlings of spirits have always called for equally luxurious packaging, and he is taking...
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    Re: Who's your favourite designer?

    Damir Doma is my favorite right now


    I'm also a fan of Ann Demeulemeester, Rick Owens, Tatsuro Horikawa, Boris Bidjan Saberi, Carol Christian Poell, Takahiro Miyashita, Luca Laurini, Hedi...
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    Re: Preferred microdermabrasion product?

    Clarisonic face brush makes my skin baby smooth and I only use the sensitive brush head
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    Re: /SotD/ - Wednesday 29th July 2009

    Amouage - Reflection for men


    http://amouage.com/items/large/fragrances/men/new_reflection-large.png
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    Re: Pure Oud By Kilian - impressions

    I agree with Nathan that this scent is extremely deep and long-lasting, as it should be for a $300 or $400 for 50ml(can't remember exact price). At first I was afraid to put it on because of how...
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    Re: What's Your Favorite Boss?

    Boss - In Motion
  71. Re: Looking for several different colognes (Summer, Work, Night)

    Why not try some scents that you can order online? Such as Etat Libre D' Orange, Penhaligons, Amouage, Santa Maria Novella etc etc... there are a lot that offer samples of their whole range. Of...
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    Re: Can perfumes 'go bad'?

    The other day I received a batch of samples from fedex, and I guess since it is 115 degrees F outside, the sample vials were warm/hot to the touch. I immediately worried if the frags were effected,...
  73. Re: Looking for a non-typical fragrance for 22 year old male

    If you want something that is a little more rare and not found in department stores, try the Etat Libre d' Orange - Tom of Finland collab

    It was rated somewhere as the top fragrance that clint...
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