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  1. Re: Is there a more citrus, long lasting than Hermes Fraiche?

    I get great longevity from the current bottles of Eau Sauvage edt.
  2. Re: Talk me into (out of) getting Green Irish Tweed

    I haven't tried it yet, but be sure to read up about Knize Forest and perhaps sample it.
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    Re: Searching for my next blind buy

    Cartier Declaration!
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 15th May, 2017

    Dior Eau Sauvage, 1966
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    Re: 'Safest Loud' office fragrance...

    What about Chanel Antaeus?
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    Re: What is your experience of fragranceX.com?

    It arrived, on the 29th, so 18 days after the order, not so bad for free shipping from the states!
    Definately will be ordering more from them.
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    Re: What is your experience of fragranceX.com?

    15 days in and still nothing, I'm basicly going to wait about 35 - 40 days and then I'll see what PayPal can do... I hope it comes in before that :)
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    Re: What is your experience of fragranceX.com?

    I've just placed an order and paid with Paypal, the free coupon worked and I've got free shipping.

    This thread kind of scares me though, I will report when the goods arrive :) ... if they arrive...
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    Re: almond scent for men?

    If you get a chance to try it, you should try 'Louve' by Serge Lutens. As far as i can remember from my 1 time sampling, it had some almond in there.

    Good luck
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    Re: > Saturday - 29th August - 2009

    FMEdP Musc Ravageur
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    Re: S o t D, Tuesday, 25th August, 2009

    Creed - Green Irish Tweed
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    Re: The better "Hugo Boss" ?

    +1

    "Hugo" mentioned above also turns sour on me instantly when applied.
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    Re: S o t D, Wednesday, 19 August 2009

    Hermes - Terre d'Hermes
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    Re: S o t D - Friday, August 14

    Boss Bottled 1998
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    Re: S o t D - Thursday, 13 Aug 09

    Creed - Green Irish Tweed
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    Re: S o t D - Wednesday, 12 August, 2009

    Git
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    Re: > Tuesday, 11th August 2009

    Boss Bottled 1998
  18. Thread: paris cafe

    by robbert
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    Re: paris cafe

    Eau Sauvage, because it seems perfect to wear when undergoing the activities mentioned
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    Re: Eau de Guerlain or Eau de Hermes?

    Is there anyone who didn't like Eau d'Hermes at first, but came to love it later on?

    Everytime I'm at a fragrance store, I sample EdH and the first time I could only smell the animalic notes and...
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    Re: *S o t D*, Monday, 3rd August 2009

    Van Gils 1988
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    Re: Are your scents varied or similar?

    A lot of orientals, but from here on I'm trying to get 1 or 2 frags that are the best of a genre. Will take me a while though :)
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    Re: Dating Guerlain Shalimar

    Well I'm still in doubt.

    Since I've bought it, 2 months ago, I've been accepted to a school for which I'm moving and I'm going to live on myself. Also my girlfriend and I decided to go on a...
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    Re: Fruity Ambers - the best of a rotten lot

    +1
    I've never thought of this as a fruity amber.
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    Re: Pineapple Please

    I wouldn't test this only for pineapple, but I must say this frag is really underrated, smells great.
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    Re: Dating Guerlain Shalimar

    At last!

    It has arrived! It dates 1967 :)

    I mailed the seller to pay back the money.

    I can't believe it took 2 months :( but finally I have it in my hands

    I'm not going to open it yet, as...
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    Re: Is acqua di parma a young scent?

    Why exclude Assoluta?
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    Re: Aftershave/Cologne wanted

    From the story you have told, I would say Guerlain Heritage which you have mentioned seems like a good fit.
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    Re: Ambre sultan - horrible experience

    SotD: Ambre Sultan!

    I will wear it with pride fellow basenoter!

    IMO the only thing that matters is if you (the wearer) likes the fragrance. Don't wear fragrance to please other people. It's...
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    Re: S o t D: Tuesday, 21st of July, 2009

    Creed Green Irish Tweed
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    Re: S.o.t.D Monday 20th July 2009

    Davidoff Cool Water (1988 Pierre Bourdon)
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    Re: Dating Guerlain Shalimar

    The parfum still hasn't arrived, so today the seller has kindly refunded the money (including shipping).

    I'm very sad I didn't get to smell the shalimar extrait :(, I probably won't smell it in...
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    Re: Musc Ravageur for younger guy

    Fwiw, I'm 21 yo and frequently wear MR.
    Gotten some good comments. My girlfriend who's 18 normally doesn't like heavy frags, but she likes MR, I guess it's the cinnamon. (She likes Egoiste too).
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    Re: Animalic cologne?

    I fifth Eau d'Hermes
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    Re: Dating Guerlain Shalimar

    He declared it as perfume and liquid, and filled in everything appropiately.

    It can't take 6 weeks right? I get mail from the US quite a lot lately and they seem to take 2 to 4 weeks usually.
    ...
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    Re: Dating Guerlain Shalimar

    I'm still waiting on the vintage Guerlain Shalimar (1oz) Extrait that was sent to me from the United States (June 1st).

    This is the last week I'm waiting, the seller has already agreed to give me...
  36. Re: Customs & Canada Post "Destroyed" My Bois d'Orage!

    I'm still waiting on the vintage Guerlain Shalimar (1oz) Extrait that was sent to me from the United Statese (June 1st).

    This is the last week I'm waiting, the seller has already agreed to give me...
  37. Re: Joop Homme. (original version) Only for winter?

    Just try it
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    Re: S O T D - Thursday 9th July, 2009

    Creed Green Irish Tweed from my new bottle
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    Re: Today I bought >>>>> JULY 2009

    Just got back from a concert ( Mars Volta in Amsterdam!!! ) and bought a 120mL bottle of:

    Creed Green Irish Tweed
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    Re: About the GIT shower gel...

    I'm sorry I don't have this showergel, but how long after you get out of the shower do you smell the showergel?

    If it's for a half an hour or so, it basicly shouldn't matter what you spray on top,...
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    Re: S o t D, Wednesday, 8 July 2009

    Caron L'Anarchiste from a sample
  42. Re: The Different Company awesome sale at Neiman Marcis

    Liked bois d'iris but wasn't too fond of it's longevity.
    Great to hear for people who like the scents and are in need of new bottles.
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    Re: S o t D, Monday, 6 July 2009

    1 spray of:

    Frederic Malle Editions de Parfums Musc Ravageur
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    Re: Fragrances released the year you were born...

    On't own a fragrance from 1987, although I've sampled Bois du Portugal by Creed, which is from 1987.
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed Purchase

    I'm glad everything worked out for you in the end!
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    Re: Versions of Guerlain Vetiver

    I have the same issue with this site, with different browsers. Does this site work normal for anyone?
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    Poll: Re: Recommendation for Chanel scents

    Egoiste is probably one of my all time favorite fragrances, but I won't wear it in very hot weather. So are you planning on wearing this fragrances in cold weather, hot weather, evening, morning, day...
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    Re: Puma Create - Men and Women

    I'm wearing this today, bought it while buying razor blades, 7,50 for 30ml edt.

    Clean and pretty standard, nothing of distinction and I wouldn't buy it again. Don't know about the longevity yet,...
  49. Poll: Re: My wife won't "alllow" me to buy fragrances for the next 6 months

    I am not married, but am in a relationship and make no claim whatsoever to be an expert on the field, but;

    I believe that when you have to make a thread on an internet forum, about whether you or...
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    Re: Dating Guerlain Shalimar

    4 weeks later and the shalimar extrait is still on it's way.

    The seller and me assume it's being held up by customs because of the package containing fluids

    annoying thing is the post services...
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    Re: Any designer frags with INTENSE strength?

    No not at all, they were Eastern-European. Just stating a fact and didn't mean any harm by it.
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    Re: Any designer frags with INTENSE strength?

    Funniest thing happened today.

    I was in a store sampling some designer fragrances.

    In walks this Eastern-European couple, the guy takes a tester of Le Male and sprays himself about 10 times in...
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    Re: Fragrance Nightmares

    My girlfriend wearing Kouros!

    (Let's hope that never happens!)
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    Re: That's IT: Gootch 2 wins

    What a coincedence! I just sampled this in a store looking for a hot weather fragrance and am totally falling in love with it right now. I think I'm going to buy it and make it my summer frag.
    How...
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    Re: please recommend me some green things.

    I'll second Chanel No. 19.

    Try it and maybe you'll love it!
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    Re: HEAT WAVE!!! Suggestions?

    I bought A small bottle of Cool Water to keep me busy, untill I have sampled some more "hot weather" frags.

    Tried some designers today and love Gucci Pour Homme II on first encounter.

    What are...
  57. Re: What *one* fragrance give you the most longevity?

    From the ones I've used;

    Montale - Black Aoud
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    Re: S o t D Monday 29 June

    Driving lessons, so something simple

    Davidoff - Cool Water (1988, Pierre Bourdon)
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    Re: S o t D Sunday 28 June

    Davidoff - Cool Water (1988, Pierre Bourdon)
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    Re: S o t D Friday 26 June

    SotE: Chanel Egoiste Platinum (1993, Jacques Polge)
    from a sample.
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    Re: S o t D Friday 26 June

    Kenneth Cole R.S.V.P. From a sample
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed Purchase

    I hope yours is genuine, but at that price doubt it very much.
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    Re: Favorite summer oriental?

    Just remember to look outside before you apply your fragrance!
    Thought the weather was bad, applied 5/6 sprays of Ambre Sultan got outside... hot blazing sun!!!
    Then took an hour drive, talk about...
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    Re: Holy Grail Citrus Award

    Not the biggest fan of citrus scents, tho I like nearly all the ones I've sampled.
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    Poll: Re: Vote for the Sexiest Fragrance

    Musc Ravageur, but I must admit I have only smelled 10 out of 20
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    Re: S o t D Thursday 25 June

    Hermes Terre d'Hermes (2006, Jean-Claude Ellena)
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    Re: S o t D - Wednesday, 24 June 09

    Christian Dior Fahrenheit (1988, Jean Louis Sieuzac / Maurice Roger)
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    Re: The Gourmand for the Gourmand Hater

    If possible; sample Hermes Ambre Narguile
    and did you sample Dior Homme?

    Good luck!
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    Re: S o t D, Tuesday, 23 June 2009

    Hermès Terre d'Hermès (2006, Jean-Claude Ellena)
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    Re: S o t D, Monday, 22 June 2009

    Frederic Malle Musc Ravageur (Maurice Roucel, 2000)
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT >>> June 2009

    100 mL Frederic Malle - Musc Ravageur. Used and it's about 85% full which I got for a good price
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    Re: Paco Rabanne 1 Millon and YSL Rive Gauche

    I wonder if in a 20 or 30 odd years our generation's children will think of today's "popular" fragrances as "old".

    "ah man! Who's wearing AdG? That's for old people!"
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    Re: S o t D, Friday, 19 June 2009

    Dior Homme (2005, Olivier Polge)
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    Re: S o t D, Thursday, 18 June 2009

    Shalimar didn't arrive so I wore:

    Hermes Ambre Narguile (2004, Jean-claude Ellena)
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    Re: Introduction: A new member

    Hello and welcome!
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    Re: S o t D, Thursday, 18 June 2009

    Today I will hear from school how exams went and if I completed high school! After that I have my driving lessons theory exam, then work, inbetween I'm hopinf for my Shalimar extrait to arrive!

    So...
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    Re: S o t D Wednesday 17 June 2009

    Wore Eau d'Orange Verte in the morning and am now wearing:

    Chanel Egoiste (1990, J. Polge)
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    Utrecht recommendations

    Any recommendations for fragrance shopping in Utrecht?
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    Re: S o t D Wednesday 17 June 2009

    Hermes - Eau d'Orange Verte
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    Poll: Re: ... Do you like it CHEAP? ...

    i have never bought from discounted sites, I have bought fragrances used though, perhaps they bought them discounted? They were niche though so I doubt it. Nevertheless I haven't gotten an 'off'...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    So far Dior Homme has garnered the most compliments, simply because I've worn it the most out of all my fragrances. Seems to be liked among alot of people of all different ages.
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    S o t D Tuesday 16 June 2009

    Serge Lutens - Ambre Sultan (1993, Christopher Sheldrake)
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    Re: Davidoff Hot Water

    Bottle design looks like it contains mouth-water.
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    Re: First Fragrance

    Probably some AXE birthday gift, but my first "real" scent was Gucci Pour Homme
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    Re: S o t D Monday 15 June

    Haha :)

    I sampled Ambre Narguile the other day, when I went to pick up my girlfriend she loved the smell of apple pie, and we decided to make an apple pie that same afternoon!
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    Re: S o t D Monday 15 June

    Hermes Terre d'Hermes (2006, Jean-Claude Ellena)
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    Re: Joop nightflight and Egoiste

    I love Egoiste, I bought a sample first to test it though.

    People tend to either like it or despise it, so I would say there are safer blind buys.

    Perhaps try and purchase a sample through...
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    Re: S o t D, Sunday 14 June 2009

    Annick Goutal Eau d'Hadrien in the morning and Serge Lutens Ambre Sultan in the evening after a shower.
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    Re: Question on cologne longevity

    +1

    I have a coworker who doesn't understand this...

    Totally annoying, you can smell him coming down the stairs, from the other side of the building with a wall inbetween.

    It's so bad, that...
  90. Thread: Spillage

    by robbert
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    Re: Spillage

    Sniffathon succes :)

    Bought a bottle of Ambre Sultan by Serge Lutens
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    Re: What if you could only have three scents?

    If someone would ask me to wear and choose only 3 perfumes, I would slap him in the face and ask; "How do you like that smell?"

    On a more serious note, I haven't sampled alot of fragrances but I'd...
  92. Thread: Spillage

    by robbert
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    Re: Spillage

    Yeah on my bicycle :)
    21 yo and I'm currently taking driving lessons :)

    After I brought her to school I did all the groceries and then picked her up, brought her to the bus and now I'm going on...
  93. Re: Not too formal job interview - what fragrance to wear ?

    Nice point;

    What would you guys wear when you had a job interview for selling perfume or as a perfumer...?
  94. Re: Not too formal job interview - what fragrance to wear ?

    I got into the art school (few posts back) ! Huge cuts and still made it :D :D

    Orientals don't scare people as much as the way I read about it here on basenotes I guess.

    Now I'm going to think...
  95. Thread: Spillage

    by robbert
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    Spillage

    Anyone ever accidentally spilled a bottle?

    Please share your anecdotes :)

    ---

    This morning I brought my girlfriend to school and the Chanel no. 5 EdP I gave her (old one that comes with a...
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    Re: S o t D - Friday, 12 June 09

    Terre d'Hermes by Hermes (2006, Jean-Claude Ellena)
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    Re: S o t D, Thursday, 11 June 2009

    Frederic Malle Musc Ravageur (2000, Maurice Roucel)

    http://www.basenotes.net/photos/st/26121827.jpg
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    Re: S o t D, Wednesday, 10 June 2009

    Hermes Ambre Narguile
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    Re: Dating Guerlain Shalimar

    Definitely "enthusiast" :)

    I have no problem whatsoever in opening the seal and testing the juice :)
    Whilst still respecting the heritage of Guerlain and such, but life is too short to keep this...
  100. Re: Not too formal job interview - what fragrance to wear ?

    I wore Egoiste to the art school.

    Made the first cut from 125 to 15 and I will hear back from them in 2 weeks
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