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  1. Re: Just bought new Creed Aventus - Help requested to confirm that it's real

    That thread already happened a few weeks ago. There was also one recently, questioning the authenticity of a Dior bottle from the Dior boutique.
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    Re: Creed launches baby perfume

    It's probably a water-based perfume. That's how Chris Brosius creates all of the spray perfumes in his CB I Hate Perfume line -- no alcohol in the formulas.
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    Re: Creed Jardin d'Amalfi terrible.

    I don't think that's what he's saying at all. Of course brand loyalty can have an impact. But for you basically to say that you think the scent is truly horrible, and that anybody who likes it must...
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    Re: Amouage magnetic vs non-magnetic cap

    For what it's worth, I've owned three different bottles of Epic Man over the past several years. All of them were before the magnetic caps were developed. All of them seemed much weaker to my nose...
  5. Re: ISO: Lutens ISM bell jar, O'Driu, Older Slumberhouse, Creed Bayrhum Vetiver & Others

    Updated
  6. Re: New rules now implemented in Sales Board, plus a slightly different way of operating.

    The "no reply" restriction is only for the Sales board. It looks like you replied to a swap thread, which was not updated to the new rules.
  7. Re: Obscure (odd) Niche scent that got you a surprising compliment -

    Great example!

    Personally, I rarely get compliments since I'm not a heavy sprayer and I tend to wear more obscure scents. However, last fall, I had a three-day run with a compliment each day from...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 15th May 2015

    Creed Feuille Verte ... perfect for an overcast spring day like today.
  9. Re: Bumping a sales thread with absolutely nothing to sell ?

    I thought the same thing, actually ... but there was ONE bottle for sale in there. It was really hard to tell, because he has so many "archived" bottles and pictures of stuff he's previously sold. ...
  10. [US + CANADA] Re: Creed Vtg Tabarome, Alan Cumming, Xerjoff, Byredo, Lutens ISM, Amouage, Matriarch, Accessories +

    Removed everything that sold last week, adjusted a few prices, and added more bottles ... including the super rare Alan Cumming!
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    Re: Would I get in trouble

    Yup.
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    Re: rainy day cologne

    Not to mention that the OP's last visit to this forum was seven years ago...
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    Re: Cologne guy ? Sprays ?

    Agreed.
  14. Re: Crazy Deal $0 for 4 bottles only paid shipping.

    This is exactly right. Making a conscious decision to list an auction very low is completely different from a computer error that lists several bottles for $0 on a retail website.
  15. Re: Which perfume house uses the best/worst quality bottles in comparison to their price tag?

    Yes and Yes.
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    Re: "Mineralic" Notes?

    Yes, definitely. Mosaic and Moon Dust are the two that come to mind for me.
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    Re: Race Track Scents

    Xerjoff Ascot Moon
  18. Thread: Erolfa ?

    by naylor
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    Re: Erolfa ?

    One of my favorite Creeds, and one of my favorite all-around marine scents. Rivals Sel Marin for sure.
  19. Re: Fragrancenet : trusted site? Maybe not...

    :beer:
  20. Re: Fragrancenet : trusted site? Maybe not...

    There was a thread just yesterday, from somebody claiming that the Dior boutique sent them a fake.
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    Re: Frarances from Amouage

    Reflection Man, no contest.
  22. Re: Fragrancenet : trusted site? Maybe not...

    Yeah, I noticed that the other day. Not sure what to think about it, honestly...
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    Re: Egoiste concentree $649 on eBay

    People can ask whatever they want ... it doesn't mean that anybody is gong to pay it. It's often a way of artificially inflating the perceived value, trying to drive the market up, and of drawing...
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    Re: Where is the love for Amouage Honour Man?

    I agree. This one is much more versatile than the rest of the line. Beloved falls into this same category, and I think that one is even better than Honour. It also doesn't get discussed much, but...
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    Re: Where is the love for Amouage Honour Man?

    It's a very good scent ... however, compared to the rest of the house, it just isn't quite as daring or interesting. I think that's the reason it doesn't get mentioned much.
  26. Re: Has anyone ever bought or noticed a fake TF Private blend bottle in ebay?

    Yeah, that seller always has fuzzy/distant photos. I was interested in one of his auctions about six weeks ago and asked for additional pictures, batch number, detailed info, etc. That bottle was...
  27. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? January - May 2015

    Makes me think of that quote from Wayne's World about everyone having "Frampton Comes Alive."


    Exqueese me? Have I smelled this one before? AVENTUS? Everybody in the world has Aventus. If you...
  28. Re: Terre d'Hermes is now being offered in a 16.9 oz bottle.

    Creed used to offer some of their vintage scents in 1 liter flacons, which is double the size of that Hermes. I've also seen giant bottles of Nasomatto scents, and giant "kegs" of Kilian scents...
  29. Re: Has anyone ever bought or noticed a fake TF Private blend bottle in ebay?

    That seller has had numerous auctions for fake bottles in the past month or two ... I don't see any reason why he would start selling legit bottles now.

    Quite honestly, a vast majority of the TF's...
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    Re: Aventus price on fragrancenet through the roof

    They set their prices according to what they had to pay to acquire their latest stock. Prices fluctuate up and down, based on their in-the-door cost. Retail prices have gone up for Creed in the...
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    Re: Is this Creed Aventus I bought real or fake?

    It's a newer 2014 bottle, which aligns with the sprayer style that you have pictured. I wouldn't be concerned.
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    Re: Is this Creed Aventus I bought real or fake?

    This looks like the newer style sprayer, which is completely different than the old ones. Not sure why you would blur out the batch number in your photos ... that's the one factor that would tell us...
  33. Re: Which house do you have the most fragrances from & how many?

    Entire men's line + entire Opus line + a few attars and vintage bottles.
  34. Re: Which house do you have the most fragrances from & how many?

    Amouage: 30
    Creed: 28
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    Re: Hello from a new member

    Welcome! :beer:
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    Re: Aventus for a young college student

    If Aventus were available when I was in college ... I would have worn that stuff day and night. Perfect signature scent for a college guy with good taste, in my opinion.
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    Re: CdG Wonderoud - discontinued???

    They've actually discontinued quite a few of their releases over the years. Their Synthetic Series is a great example of this, which is now a highly sought-after line that's nearly impossible to...
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    Re: Fruity Surprises: Recommend me more

    Byredo Pulp will probably fit the bill for you.
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    Re: Bois d'argent is terrible

    Ha! Great description...
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    Re: Fragrancenet Amouge Testers

    They come with the regular caps, like their retail bottles.
  41. Re: The 'basis' of basenotes forum setup question

    You can use facebook's chat or private messaging features. Both are private and not viewable to the public ... and probably much simpler than setting up a private internet forum.
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    Re: Heeley Phoenicia: Anyone try this yet?

    That's amazing ... even European sites and the official Heeley website haven't had this in stock until now. I've been watching for months.
  43. Re: Guerlain Vetiver -- how well does it stand up to the ravages of time?

    As a vetiver lover, I have tried really hard to like this scent. I even tracked down an original vintage formulation bottle, since those are supposed to be so much better. But this one just smells...
  44. Re: Amouage HOMAGE vs Amouage MOLOOK - comparisons anyone?

    All Amouage attars have been discontinued.
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    Re: Creed Jardin d' Amalfi question

    I think the idea was that S&W and Pure White were considered the two masculine releases from the line, and the sprayer would set them apart from the rest of the line. And, possibly, men tend to...
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    Re: Creed Jardin d' Amalfi question

    Yeah, to clarify further ... Spice & Wood and Pure White Cologne both come standard with sprayers on the flacons. The rest of the Royal Exclusives line comes as a splash flacon. However, tester...
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    Re: Creed Jardin d' Amalfi question

    The one with the atomizer is a tester bottle.
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    Re: puredistance M pricing - ...what?

    You can also get the 17.5ml version in a crystal/gold case for $2270. For whatever that's worth...
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    Re: Creed Tabarome question

    If you look closely at the green one, you'll see that it isn't actually a vintage green flacon ... it's a modern flacon with green tinted juice in it. There was a period in time when the modern...
  50. Re: ISO: O'Driu, Older Slumberhouse, Creed Bayrhum Vetiver & Others, MiN Moon Dust, Lutens ISM

    Bump
  51. Thread: New to basenote

    by naylor
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    Re: New to basenote

    Welcome, and congrats on taking the red pill ... :cool:
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    Re: Nordstrom Fragrance Week?

    :thumbsup:
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    Re: Nordstrom Fragrance Week?

    Is this like Shark Week?
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    Re: Looking for some advice on selling

    You just edit your thread and mark the items as sold throughout the week. You can edit it at any time by using the edit button ... but you can only bump it once per week.

    Also, if you have links...
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    Re: The Perfumed Count any experiences?

    This perfectly sums up all three experiences I've had ordering from them. My last order actually took so long that I asked them to cancel it ... and it took three requests before they would actually...
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    Re: Spring fragrances

    Mine seem to be shaping up like this:

    Dasein Spring
    Euphorium Brooklyn Wald
    Creed Green Irish Tweed
    Creed Green Valley
    Lubin Itasca
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    Re: rainy day cologne

    You felt the need to resurrect a 9-year-old thread with this?

    :thumbsup:
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    Re: puredistance M pricing - ...what?

    Yeah, this is a good point. I can't use more than 1-2 sprays of this stuff at a time usually, and the sprayer doesn't pump out a lot of juice either. I actually owned a partial 100ml bottle, and...
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    Re: puredistance M pricing - ...what?

    Yep, you're paying for the extra packaging/presentation and leather case that comes with the 100ml version.
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    Re: The Perfumed Count any experiences?

    There are several other Perfumed Court threads that discuss these same issues over the past couple of years. I personally refuse to purchase from them anymore, after several bad experiences exactly...
  61. Re: Dark,..of the darkest of scents..?Totally mediveal..gothic..victorian..DARK!!

    Dude. This thread is from NINE years ago. I don't think you're getting that bottle of Kingdom...
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    Re: The "last letter of a fragrance" game

    Ascot Moon, by Xerjoff JTC.
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    Re: Be careful buying from Fragrancex

    This is true of every fragrance website that exists. Sorry you had to learn the hard way. Stock photos can never be trusted, regardless of where you're purchasing from.
  64. Thread: Wood Smoke

    by naylor
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    Re: Wood Smoke

    All GREAT suggestions so far. I'll also throw Profumum Arso and Union Celtic Fire into the mix.
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    Re: Creed Santal Imperial for $50 - worth it?

    I'll make it easy. If you buy it and don't like it, PM me and I'll buy it from you ... nothing to lose :smiley:
  66. Re: Heeley Sel Marin is probably one of the worst aquatics out there

    My #1 favorite marine scent.
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    Re: Wanted / Selling

    And you haven't been a member for over a year. You need one or the other ... or else you need a paid membership to the forum.
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    Re: Creed Santal Imperial for $50 - worth it?

    I would definitely buy at that price!
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    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    I agree with this. I definitely pick up a Vintage Tab vibe each time I wear FV. It's great stuff.
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    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    It was released with a green atomizer, but that doesn't seem to be available anymore. These bottles were released several years back, hence the cheaper price. What's being sold now is just the...
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    Re: New Slumberhouse Fragrance: Kiste

    Dude, you would suffocate yourself with that many sprays. I do a single half spray of Ore when I wear it. Slumberhouse stuff is strong, my friend.
  72. Re: I dont understand the 'is my xxxxxx fake?' threads

    I personally love the ones where the bottle was purchased from a perfectly legitimate retailer, and the person still posts a thread to ask ifit's real.
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    Re: New Slumberhouse Fragrance: Kiste

    Yeah, the appeal for me is specifically because Slumberhouse has NOT been polished and classically structured in most of their endeavors.
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    Re: New Slumberhouse Fragrance: Kiste

    Yeah, this is exactly why I decided to order through them. Free shipping plus ten extra free samples is a pretty good deal, if you're going to pay retail price for the bottle anyway.
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    Re: New Slumberhouse Fragrance: Kiste

    Ah, okay. Interesting ... maybe they sold out of their initial supply too quickly.
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    Re: New Slumberhouse Fragrance: Kiste

    Why would that be the case? I ordered my bottle from them on Friday, and it's already en route to me.
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    Re: Tom Ford Private Blend testers exist?

    They're just regular bottles. TF doesn't produce marked tester bottles of any kind.
  78. Re: ISO: O'Driu, Creed Bayrhum Vetiver, SL Iris Silver Mist, MiN Moon Dust, Others...

    Update!
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    Re: New Slumberhouse Fragrance: Kiste

    You know that 5" means 5 inches ... right?

    Anyway, same experience here. I sprayed it once on my arm about 20 hours ago, and I can still clearly smell it from several inches away. Good stuff.
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    Re: New Slumberhouse?

    I'm hoping this is the case!
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    Re: New Slumberhouse?

    Man ... why doesn't Josh ever send me his surprise sample packages? :undecided:
  82. Re: Something with more spice than TV and Tabac Rouge

    This is the one I was going to recommend. +1
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    Re: Roses of the Damned

    And apparently you're not as educated as you think, so I'll also forgive you. Here is the actual definition of "ethnic," for your reference. Religion is clearly denoted as a defining feature of a...
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    Re: Roses of the Damned

    I don't even understand what that phrase is supposed to mean, other than maybe being an ethnic slur of some sort? Is there a joke hidden in there somewhere?
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    Re: Roses of the Damned

    :thumbdown:
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    Re: creed spice and wood vs nasomatto pardon

    Concurred.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 17th March 2015

    CREED Green Irish Tweed. Of course.
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    Re: SOTD Monday 16th March 2015

    Dasein Spring
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    Re: Info on fraud on BN marketplace?

    This could be a really cool feature, both to protect the buyer and the seller. I'm certainly willing to give it a go!
  90. Re: Cherry wood, campfire, smoking, incense - your recommendations.

    You won't find this available at retail. It was a limited edition of only 125 bottles that sold out in less than a day. It's been discontinued for a year and half, since it's one-time release.
  91. Re: New rules now implemented in Sales Board, plus a slightly different way of operating.

    I think this is a great enhancement. Out of curiosity ... does it measure the seven days from the exact minute that you last bumped? Or does it just measure seven days from the last day that you...
  92. Thread: MDCI Resin Bust

    by naylor
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    Re: MDCI Resin Bust

    :beer:
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    Re: Freebies and Giveaways Tips

    ... Or complete spam, which is posted on countless forums across the internet. Google is leaning towards option number 2 :wink:
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 12th March 2015

    Chanel Sycomore
  95. Thread: Online pricing?

    by naylor
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    Re: Online pricing?

    Huh?
  96. Re: New Tom Ford PB Neroli Portofino Line Fragrance

    Yeah, I think this is just a very well selling line for them, and maybe it just makes financial sense to expand it further -- even if they end up with a lot of similar scents.
  97. Re: New Tom Ford PB Neroli Portofino Line Fragrance

    I'm not doubting you, just making a joke. "Close to Neroli Portofino, except more floral" is exactly how I described Mandarino when I first smelled it.
  98. Re: New Tom Ford PB Neroli Portofino Line Fragrance

    I thought they already did this, and called it "Mandarino di Amalfi..."
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    Re: Citrus frags with good longevity

    Great niche citrus that can be found in your price range if you put in some effort ... and definitely lasts a long time.


    The most potent and natural smelling lemon you will find. You can hunt...
  100. Re: Mystery bottle: pre-1900 Lubin, label partially intact, small amount of mercury (!) inside

    Definitely a cool find! As to the mercury, I'd lay odds that it has nothing to do with the original bottle. I've seen other old canisters and bottles that had mercury stored in them, simply because...
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