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  1. Thread: Reed Diffusers

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    Re: Reed Diffusers

    I have a few reed diffusers, and the best I have found are from Pottery Barn and Tommy Bahama. I love Tommy Bahama's Fuji Sands and Topanga. From Pottery Barn, I like their
    Ginger Flower. It just...
  2. Re: General Consensus: What works best in fragrancing the home?

    After experimenting in the past month, I'm a little happier with the lampe Berger. Apparently, switching to different fragrances did the trick. Especially other brands which seem much stronger in...
  3. Re: General Consensus: What works best in fragrancing the home?

    At first I wasn't using the lamp correctly, but now I am. While I can definitely smell the fragrance, it is very subtle. And once out, there's no fragrance left in the room. Reed diffusers seem to...
  4. Re: General Consensus: What works best in fragrancing the home?

    I've tried the Lamp Berger finally, and I have to say I just don't get it. I can hardly smell anything when I use it.
  5. Re: General Consensus: What works best in fragrancing the home?

    I never even heard of Lampe Berger. Sounds interesting and I will check it out very soon. Thanks!
  6. Re: General Consensus: What works best in fragrancing the home?

    For me, money is no object just as long as I get the desired effect. Now I'm trying reed diffusers. I found scents I like, but they're not very strong. The search continues.....
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    Re: Who does not like TdH and why?

    It just doesn't do anything for me.
  8. General Consensus: What works best in fragrancing the home?

    So, I've checked out the various threads here, but couldn't come up with a feel for what works best. I've tried Yankee Candles in the past. They create much too much soot for me to EVER consider...
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    Re: So, What is it with Expired Juice??

    One thing I always wondered is, if the bottle is in an opaque bottle OR if the bottle is tinted, the whole light question is moot, is it not? My clear bottles I keep in a drawer, but opaque or...
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    Re: Today I Bought (February '09)

    http://i43.tinypic.com/70g9r7.jpg
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    Re: Fragrances inspired by the American West?

    The website worked fine, for me anyway, and I ordered the samples. Should be interesting....
  12. Re: How did this happen? I am in love with narciso rodriguez

    It's no mystery to me. It's a great scent.
  13. Re: Today I Bought - January 2009; HAPPY NEW YEAR FOLKS :)

    http://i44.tinypic.com/281cxsg.jpg

    Czech & Speake Neroli
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    Re: your Holy Grail('s) - from curent collection

    Comme des Garcons 2 Man
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    Re: Leather and lavender?

    Hey Mike, the reason I asked my question was I wanted to know if you still felt Tuscan Leather was bottle worthy for you. Just curious, that's all....
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    Re: Dunhill for Men: A Good Blind Buy?

    I think the fragrance itself is great, but with very low sillage.
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    Re: Leather and lavender?

    I noticed in your wardrobe that you used to own Tuscan Leather. Was the Tuscan Leather you tried this morning from a sample or do you still own a bottle?
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    Re: The Most Offensive of the Designer Scents

    !:eek:!
  19. Re: What cologne is this? (snake-shaped bottle) Now with Pic!

    Nope. Nada......
  20. Re: What cologne is this? (snake-shaped bottle) Now with Pic!

    Just posted picture today......
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    Re: Where to get Serge Lutens fragrances?

    I got Fumerie Turque from Barneys a few months back. It comes with a spray top that you install once you get it. Call them for your order, as they removed it from their website.
  22. Thread: Wtf !

    by PJX007
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    Re: Wtf !

    Where can I get a sample?:D
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    Re: How to estimate a good # of sprays?

    And then there's Dunhill For Men which I have to spray damn near 20 times or more. I have to spray this until it's running down my chest. And then, and ONLY then, MAYBE some sillage might project a...
  24. Thread: Dunhill For Men

    by PJX007
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    Re: Dunhill For Men

    Actually, my box came with white letters on the 'Dunhill' and black letters on 'For Men'.

    I'm sure it doesn't matter. ;)
  25. Thread: Dunhill For Men

    by PJX007
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    Re: Dunhill For Men

    I've now had a few full wearings of this and now I can see it doesn't have much longevity. I could really douse myself in this stuff, and by the time I even get to work it's barely noticeable. We're...
  26. Re: What cologne is this? (snake-shaped bottle)

    Nope. That's not it. It's a squared tubular bottle that's almost s-shaped up to the head.
  27. Re: What cologne is this? (snake-shaped bottle)

    I'm working on it......
  28. What cologne is this? (snake-shaped bottle) Now with Pic!

    A friend of mine showed me a very unusually shaped bottle of cologne he has that has no label or writing of any kind on it. The shape of the bottle was like a snake. The body of it was tubular clear...
  29. Thread: Dunhill For Men

    by PJX007
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    Re: Dunhill For Men

    I've only given it one full wearing so far, but I'd have to say based on that it lasts a good 6 hours or more on me. Approx 5 sprays....
  30. Thread: Dunhill For Men

    by PJX007
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    Re: Dunhill For Men

    It's definately a classy fragrance. I do like it. There's a lot I like more, but so far, I'm keeping it.
  31. Thread: Dunhill For Men

    by PJX007
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    Re: Dunhill For Men

    Great! Thanks.
  32. Thread: Dunhill For Men

    by PJX007
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    Dunhill For Men

    I just bought Dunhill For Men from Beauty Encounter. I noticed when talked about here, a lot of times it's refered to as Dunhill For Men 1934. How do I know it's the same one? There's no reference...
  33. Thread: Richard James

    by PJX007
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    Re: Richard James

    After receiving a sample from a fellow Basenoter, I was pleased with how this smelled right out of the bottle. There aren't many fragrances that hit me favorably first shot out, but this was...
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    Re: Today I Bought - December 2008

    http://i43.tinypic.com/2it4gpi.jpg


    http://i42.tinypic.com/2vn3xts.jpg
  35. Patou Pour Homme similar to Giorgio Beverly Hills

    The first time I tried Giorgio Beverly Hills For Men, I thought it had a similarity to Patou Pour Homme. They both have a nice mellow blending of their ingredients which is somewhat understated.
    ...
  36. Thread: Richard James

    by PJX007
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    Re: Richard James

    A ha! Ok, so the Richard James fragrance I'm interested in is called Savile Row. Thanks
    Ziffy and TwoRoads for the info. Now I need to find a place that I can sample and or buy a bottle without...
  37. Thread: Richard James

    by PJX007
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    Re: Richard James

    No, the one I'm interested in is called simply Richard James. There's one that is called Richard James Cologne, but I think just 'Richard James' is what I'm interested in.
  38. Thread: Richard James

    by PJX007
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    Richard James

    I've seen this mentioned a few times and I'm curious about the fragrance. Does anyone know where I can sample this, and/or buy a bottle?
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Barney's New York has it. You can get samples at The Perfumed Court.
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    Re: Today I Bought - December 2008

    I just bought the following samples from The Perfumed Court:

    Maitre Parfumeur et Gantier ~ MPG~ Santal Noble
    Lorenzo Villoresi Piper Nigrum
    Serge Lutens Muscs Koublai Khan samples
    Le Labo...
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    Re: Today I Bought - November 2008 Edition

    Giorgio Beverly Hills For Men


    http://i33.tinypic.com/mic60y.jpg
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    Re: Winter Star is Ready!

    Don't know how you found that, but THANKS.
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    Re: Winter Star is Ready!

    I PM'd him directly thru Basenotes, but so far I've gotten no response. Which contact form were you refering to? There isn't one on his website that I can find.
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    Re: Winter Star is Ready!

    Will do...Thanks.
  45. Re: Narciso Rodriguez 'him'...Compliments in the most unexpected places

    Narciso Rodriguez For Him. One of the very few fragrances I liked as soon as I tested it.
    Others I liked as quickly: CDG 2Man, Rive Gauche, Anteaus.
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    Re: Winter Star is Ready!

    ARE samples of this available? I'd like to try it before buying a bottle.
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    Re: Has Lalique Encre Noir been discontinued??

    I just saw it at the Neiman Marcus location in Tampa.
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    Re: just bought Opium Edp blind

    I just received my bottle from BeautyEncounters and unfortunately I really DON'T like it. It's just not for me. I'll be getting rid of it shortly.
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    Re: Helmut Lang Cuiron = Ted Lapidus Pour Homme

    Thanks for the reaffirmation.
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    Re: Helmut Lang Cuiron = Ted Lapidus Pour Homme

    The one we're talking about is this:

    http://www.basenotes.net/ID26121567.html
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    Re: Helmut Lang Cuiron = Ted Lapidus Pour Homme

    I'd be surprised if you could still find a sample of this, but I'd definitely try to smell it before dismissing it.
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    Re: Helmut Lang Cuiron = Ted Lapidus Pour Homme

    I'm actually going by my memory of Ted Lapidus for which I haven't had for over 25 years. Do you actually still HAVE a bottle of it? WOW! Very cool. I wouldn't think something like that was still...
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    Helmut Lang Cuiron = Ted Lapidus Pour Homme

    Does anyone remember Ted Lapidus Pour Homme from the late 70s - early 80s? I just smelled Helmut Lang Cuiron for the first time last night, and thought it smelled familiar. Then while driving to work...
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    Re: -{The Graveyard}-

    Gucci Nobile 1.7 oz

    Key West For Men
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    Re: Domenico Caraceni - new manufacturer

    I believe the original Ray's is on 12th St and Avenue Of Americas. :)
  56. Re: Name a fragrance you own but no other Basenoter does...

    I'm pretty sure no one has a bottle of Key West. It's actually made in, er...Key West.
    Up until I found Basenotes it was the only fragrance I wore that had gotten me compliments. I'm not sure why,...
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    Re: Annoying SA behaviour at Neimans

    For what it's worth; most of the sales people working at fragrance counters do NOT make commissions, but do make bonuses based on sales volume.
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT - NOVEMBER 2008 Edition

    A 5ml decant of Patou Pour Homme.
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    Re: Opium Pour Homme.

    Thanks Argogos.
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    Re: Opium Pour Homme.

    Thanks Mrclmind. While it seems like it's not actually listed on the site, they do mention it's available in an EDP strength. I might just have to call on the phone to be able to order it, assuming...
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    Re: Opium Pour Homme.

    Where can I find the EDP version of Opium Pour Homme? I've never seen it anywhere, in a store or online.
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    Sticky: Re: Sexy masculine animalistic

    I'd have to say CDG 2Man or Narcisso Rodriguez For Him.
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    Re: Nassau County Nordstrom's Fragrance Night

    Yeah, it is like a little storybook town and yet, it's only 15 minutes from the Queens border.
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    Re: Nassau County Nordstrom's Fragrance Night

    I had a memory flashback reading your post. I used to go to Roosevelt Field all the time many years ago. I'm originally from Malverne, L.I.
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    Re: Sweet Smell of Success - WTF?

    I got a sample a few days ago and thought it wasn't bad. It lasted on me all day too. I've smelled a lot worse in niche fragrances, believe me.
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    Re: Tampa Bay Basenoters Sniffathon #1

    Hey, I just found out International mall was right behind the Lasik Plus center I go to occassionally. As I was turning into the driveway, I saw the Nordstrom building. So you know where I headed...
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    Re: Basic Wardrobe Editing now available

    Grant, the one I'm trying to remove from my 'Tried' list is not in any other list of mine. The one I'm trying to remove is the Burberry London (women's version).

    Thanks for your help.
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    Re: Basic Wardrobe Editing now available

    Could you be more specific? I've gone to the fragrance page of the one I'd like to remove from my 'Tried' list and haven't been able to figure out how to remove it.

    Thanks in advance.
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    Re: Creed Bois Du Portugal

    I bought a bottle not too long ago and it smells quite a bit different from the samples I've had in the past. It seems stronger, and has a bit of a clove and pepper, or at least, a lot of spice smell...
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    Re: Chez Bond vs. GIT

    I started this thread because a lot of people here talk about Chez Bond being a copy of GIT. Whether that's true or not, I find Chez Bond much more to my liking, reasons stated above.
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    Chez Bond vs. GIT

    So here's the thing....I had tried GIT a few times, but wasn't impressed. The first time I tried Chez Bond I liked it and eventually wound up with a bottle of it.

    This past week I did a side by...
  72. Re: Narcisco Rodriguez!!! a must Buy for every Bner!!

    Loved it at first spray.
  73. Re: If you have more than a handful of fragrances...

    Very good explanation, mrclmind. It's like collecting anything else, I guess.
  74. Re: If you have more than a handful of fragrances...

    That's the thing. I have relatively few and I ask myself where and how can I use it all. I mean up to this point I've had maybe 2 or 3 bottles of cologne at a time and that would last me quite a few...
  75. If you have more than a handful of fragrances...

    Now, I know this may seem like a goofy question, but if you have more than a handful of fragrances, how do you plan on using them up? Although, I'm sure that's not the goal...I mean, I figure if I...
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    Re: Basic Wardrobe Editing now available

    DITTO
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    Re: Today I Bought - September '08 Edition

    Wednesday I ordered:

    Fumerie Turque - Serge Lutens
    2Man - Commes des Garcons

    I'm done for awhile.
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    Re: Pi smells terrible, help me find a new scent

    I've tried most of the ones you mention here. Rochas Man is sweet, yet unoffensive, as opposed to something like Angel Man that makes me nauseas. To my nose, Jaipur is nice, sweet. I'd add Bleeker...
  79. Re: Clearly copied, inspired, flankers of existing fragrances...

    I for one, didn't think you were bashing anything. I just took your statement as an opportunity to voice my opinion about Chez Bond. I had kinda agreed with your previous observation as well as your...
  80. Re: Clearly copied, inspired, flankers of existing fragrances...

    A lot of the Creeds I tried left me flat. GIT did nothing for me, whereas Chez Bond really had a nice clean, somewhat sweet scent on me. Maybe Chez Bond was inspired by GIT, I don't know. On me they...
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    Re: Today I Bought - September '08 Edition

    Almost forgot; Earlier this month I bought a Havana mini bottle.:cool:
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    Re: Today I Bought - September '08 Edition

    Chez Bond 1.7oz bottle from Bond direct.
  83. Re: When Testing Fragrances in a Perfume Shop, how many do you usually

    Ditto
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    Re: Today I Bought - September '08 Edition

    I found a Rive Gauche Pour Homme gift set with 4.2 ounces of the EDT plus a hair and body gel tube for $14.99 at Perfumania. Not bad.
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    Re: Chez Bond compares to GIT?! Not on me....

    Thanks for the input jrd4t. I needed to hear that.
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    Chez Bond compares to GIT?! Not on me....

    I just tried Chez Bond and really like it. I've tried Green Irish Tweed a number of times and did NOT like it, or I should say, wasn't impressed with it. So it must have something to do with my...
  87. Re: How to put eastern macho/virile cologne to feel self-assured before sleeping.

    Chuck Norris might not use any cologne, but apparently Charles Bronson uses quite a bit.:bath:
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

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    Re: Serge Lutens Fumerie Turque has disappeared

    I like that.
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    Re: Serge Lutens Fumerie Turque has disappeared

    I have too, but never received a reply.
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    Re: New: Burberry The Beat For Men

    I couldn't agree more.
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    Serge Lutens Fumerie Turque has disappeared

    Two weeks ago I was able to order this online from Barney's, and maybe one or two other places. Now it seems that it has left the face of the Earth, at least from the entire internet.
    Anyone know...
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    Re: Basic Wardrobe Editing now available

    How do I remove an item from the 'Tried' list? Thanks......
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    Re: JaimeB and Joe's San Francisco Adventure

    Well, Sarasota has a Saks Fifth Ave, but there's a whole lot more that they don't carry than do.
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    Re: Gucci Nobile...anything out there similar?

    I've just discovered Comme des Garcons 2 Man, and find it has a very similar dry down to Gucci Nobile, except better! I don't know why this is, because in looking at the ingredients listed here on...
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    Re: I need...Spicy, Smoky, Youthful with Sillage

    Congratulations! I was beginning to wonder why nobody mentioned 2 Man. You're exactly right. As a matter of fact, I asked practically the same question awhile back. I sampled Dirty English and kinda...
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    Re: Fumerie Turque....where to buy?

    Thanks guys......
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    Fumerie Turque....where to buy?

    Does Serge Lutens Fumerie Turque come in a spray and where can I purchase it? The only place I've seen it at all in the USA is Barney's.
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    Re: Poll: favorite men's Annick Goutal fragrance

    As of this writing:


    Sables......................10
    Eau d'Hadrien..............7
    Les Nuits d'Hadrien......4
    Veriver........................3
    Duel...........................2
    Eau du...
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    Re: Poll: favorite men's Annick Goutal fragrance

    I did that....Honest!
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