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  1. Amouage Fate Women and Creed Himalaya LOCAL ONLY atm VANCOUVER

    See pictures below

    Creed Himalaya - 60
    At least 50%

    Amouage Fate Women - 220
    Few sprays used

    Open to offers - May sell internationally if no offers locally
  2. Re: Puredistance M now available in 100ml Parfume Extrait Srray!!

    Yup I agree but then look at Clive Christian T.T and I've only worn their number 1 once. Get a few friends and split the bottle =D
  3. Re: Puredistance M now available in 100ml Parfume Extrait Srray!!

    I have the 17.5 for awhile and now im annoyed T.T.

    Btw the site lists it as a FLACON
    http://www.puredistance.com/shop/?region=us

    So no spray built in.
    Would Love to get more of Antonia and 1
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    Re: What is the better smelling leather scent?

    PureDistance M
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    Re: Could a teen get away with wearing creed?!?

    I have to agree with the above post but...
    yes...
    SMW(I like), MI(a meh scent on me), Royal water, Original Santal.

    I wouldn't buy unless you like it a lot. The price is very high. At this...
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    Re: Recommend a gourmand(?) perfume?

    Take a look at Frapin 1270. Or take a look at H.M.
    I don't think people wear this but....
    Montale Chocalate greedy...

    That's most of the gourmand I know.
  7. Re: If you could adjust one note in any fragrance, what would it be ?

    Homage attar - Less sour... but it could be the concentration of the oils and may vary per batch.
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    Re: I'm addicted to this site....

    Parfumsraffy ;)
  9. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Update: Montale Wild Pears added.

    I really not an Aoud person. Steam aoud was okay... however... Montale's oud line is out of my list.
    I personally want to get the following Montales as full...
  10. Re: Amouage dia ...wearer´s, experts opinion, mostly: Quality , sillage and longevity

    I think it could be because of my skin. It seems like only Amouage Dia works for me =/
  11. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Chocalate Greedy is very foody, It's not a bad scent... I find it very interesting and can be used once in awhile but not something high on the priority list for me. I personally like Vanilla Extasy...
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    Re: A good gourmand cologne for gentleman?

    Surprised no one mentioned anything about Frapin 0.0
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    Re: The worst smelling fragrance you have ever tried

    Creed Himalaya - Smells great on ym shirt, crap on my Skin =/
  14. Re: Amouage dia ...wearer´s, experts opinion, mostly: Quality , sillage and longevity

    On me they are strong... lasts 6-7 hours also depends on wear you spray. I personally like Dia a lot.

    Gold smells a little bit like a old lady in a victorian dress...Its a nice smell somethign I...
  15. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Bumps thread....

    Alrite im back and around.

    Recently have purchased Fleurs de orange by Serge Lutens and Wild Pears by Montale.... Wonderful scents!
    These were purchased from The Perfume...
  16. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Hi guys going on a vacation! So I'll be back in a bit!

    I might drop buy in France for a bit(I sure you know why XD and to visit a friend) after my visit to Asia! If I get some spare time I'll try...
  17. Re: Advice on a light signature everday frag/ and evening wear.

    hmm... It really depends on the Lady. Some ladies like musk, some don't. Most like florals. You can try Amouage line, you got to note it either smells great or it doesn't.. at least for me. Dia is...
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    Re: how to use splash samples

    best way to do it without wasting =P I do the same thing!
  19. Thread: My Introduction

    by WhyMe
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    Re: My Introduction

    Welcome to basenotes MonkeyBars!
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    Re: How and where do you use or put fragrance?

    Anywere for maximum sillage, elbow , lower neck, wrists, 2 sprays on same spot helps I think
  21. Re: Recommend classic decants for educating a newbie about fragrance

    Would definitely want to keep an eye on this nice post! Thanks Paulia ~
  22. Thread: Cool Water

    by WhyMe
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    Re: Cool Water

    I found get to be compeltey different form CW... except I don't like either synthetics.
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    Re: creed - royal water

    Since it is aquatic, it is synthetic.. overal on me its a nice scent and didn't really get plastiky. Should last 6-7 Hours. You can search up "Whyme Basenotes review" on google and you would find my...
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    Re: Fragrance insults / back-handed compliments

    Smells like Baby Powder, smells nice =.= **face palm** I clearly smell quality Vanilla
  25. Re: Women's Fragrance with the Best Longevity & Sillage?

    Deep Roses by Montale - 12 hours +
    Boise de Violette by Serge Lutens - 12 Hours +
  26. Re: Sniffing Marathon (long rant + shortest reviews ever)

    1. Normal sales people probably don't see frags as being unisex....
    2. They don't like you taking notes, maybe looks like your doing a review on them!
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    Re: Citrus/Fresh Summer Fragrance Recommendations

    A lot of people like SMW Silver Mountain Water By Creed
    Creed - Neroli Sauvage is also quite nice.
    Creed - Royal Water
    I know someone is going to probably put Cool Water up here sooner or later,...
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    Re: Highschool cologne?

    Girls seem to like 1 million by Paco its a decent fragrance that won't break your wallet
  29. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Jasmine Full is very nice! It can be quite strong, spraying on the upper chest for me is perfect! It also quite fresh sort of wakes me up.

    Only 115 for 100ml for a Montale!...
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    Re: Looking for a vanilla based oriental

    Givenchy PI is not really a high quality Vanilla to me, but for the price its good bang for the buck

    You could try the below Vanillas too..

    Montale Vanilla Chypre
    SDV
    CREED - Sublime Vanille...
  31. Re: looking for the one... where should I start? how d I describe it?

    Hi Sheglows! I'm in BC too! ^_^
    -------------------------------------
    Welcome to basenotes Lisa!

    Leather: Try Puredistance M (sample) these are very expensive
    Floral: Homage Attar
    Deep rose...
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    Re: What are the best Montale for men?

    Err there are a lot of Montales.
    You can check my reviews in the same section.
    Parfumsraffy, Luckyscent, ThePerfumeShoppe has them

    If you like vanilla

    Chypre Vanille, Boise Vanille

    I'm...
  33. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Update:
    Frapin 1270
    L'Artisan Parfumeur - Voleur de Roses
    Creed – Sublime Vanille
    Serge Lutens – Bois de Violette
    Amouage: Homage Attar
    Montale – Jasmine Full
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    Re: Rate my collection please!

    If I were to compare it to higher end scents, none of those are worth keeping. Because if those were iny collection I simply wont use them...
    Thebeck has tried a lot of the good stuffs and for me...
  35. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    My skin ate the Frapin 1270 =[
    No time to enjoy it! The moment its on its gone!
    I put half the sample bottle on my skin! When I got the time I'll go down to my local shop and see if my sample was...
  36. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    The lady from The perfume Shoppe say that the ones in the cases are the old ones. I think over a year for sure if I remember correctly. The new ones are the ones were the bottle is in the card.

    I...
  37. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Did you get yourself a bottle Mimi? :D

    (5.9.2011) Update: Added review on The Perfumed Court and Lucky Scent
    (5.9.2011) Update: Added review on Double Vanille (SDV)
  38. Re: Amouage Fragrances - intriguing but are they worth the money?

    With Amouage definitely sample first.

    I have the men's sample set from Parfumsraffy, the smell changes a lot the moment its on your skin.
    Its different on everybody.
    You can check the thread I...
  39. Re: Next Lutens to be released: Vitriol d'oeillet and De Profundis

    Looks good I love the Serge Lutens I have tried so far.....

    Google translate:

    De Profundis and Vitriol Carnation Serge Lutens: flowers but no wreath please!

    Previous
    Next

    Date:...
  40. Re: All Taken -- 30 Roses spring cleanup of samples, USA only

    I think I missed something good :(
  41. Re: Can somebody tell me what types of cologne fits my "style"?

    Whats your budget?
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    Re: One size fits all cologne

    He 14 so GIT might be out of his price range.
    Girls seems to like
    1 Million by Paco
  43. Thread: Your must haves

    by WhyMe
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    Re: Your must haves

    Amouage - Homage!
    Haven't tried Kobe/Richwood yet. But love their entire line almost. If not love its like!
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    Montale deep roses
    Xerjoff Irisss
    Xerjoff Oesel
    Boise de Violette by Surge...
  44. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    The samples below a listed store is the ones I bought from that store or free samples. (I thought that would be a logical way to put them.)

    The samples I bought from perfumed court would be...
  45. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Update: Added Opus 3 and Montale reviews. Picture added to show my entire collection atm.
    I AM sick atm so testing will be very slow. If I don't pick up anything I won't put in a review or it could...
  46. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Update: Pictures are fixed, they are now full pics!
    But site needs to be wider =[
    Everyone uses a widescreen these days.
  47. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Thanks Kiliwia!
    First of all welcome back basenotes!

    Update: Review added
    Store: The Perfume Shoppe

    Oh and Mimi, I shall try to get a hold of a decant of Acier Aluminum although I'll always...
  48. Re: **** Recommendations for High Class Office Scent ****

    Himalaya by Creed
    Royal Scottish Lavender by Creed (gentlesmen's Lavender)
    You should look at montale and xerjoff lines as well along with Amouage.
    Original Santal by CREED

    I try to stay away...
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    Re: What winter cologne to use indoors?

    Imagine this:

    Wear Montale Chocolate Greedy
    cup of hot Coco
    Christmas Tree
    Nice warm fireplace.
    Bit Window with a bunch of snow outside.

    btw its a nice chocolate scent that's not really...
  50. Re: Need help expanding my fragrance comfort zone/wardrobe

    Since you mentioned florals/oriental...

    You should take a look at Xerjoff...
    Irisss and Oesel I like....
    btw their entire line is mostly unisex.
    Montale - deep roses is a floral smells like...
  51. Thread: Semi gourmand!

    by WhyMe
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    Re: Semi gourmand!

    You may also want to try....

    Terre de Sarment
    Eau de Parfum
    by Frapin


    The Scoop
    A weekend at the chateau. You wake up at a leisurely pace and stretch like a cat in the pale golden light...
  52. Thread: Semi gourmand!

    by WhyMe
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    Re: Semi gourmand!

    1270
    Eau de Parfum
    by Frapin


    The Scoop
    Named for the year the Frapin family established itself in the Cognac region of France (and continues to make cognac to this day), 1270 was created by...
  53. Re: that bottle of cologne you don’t really like

    I share my bottles of creeds since I'm trying samples right now 0.0... About 800$ of it... but then the whole office start smelling nice >.< and my 2nd job suddenly got a bunch of guys/gals buying...
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    Re: Is unisex a deterrence for you?

    Not a deterrent.

    If it smells good it goes on. If it is clearly way to feminine ie. fruity/synthetic annoying florals(the kind for high school girls) no...
    I personally don't even dress nice so...
  55. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Update: See 2nd post...

    Also USPS to Canada might cause shipments to be confiscated. Shipments should be UPS and yes I know may get stuck with customs. This is for bottles of fragrances.
    A heads...
  56. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Anyways few more things added. Been very busy

    Amouage Dia should be added by the end of tomorrow, I'm currently retrying some samples in different spots and see if that helps. My skin does eat...
  57. Re: What would you layer with a rose fragrance to make it more masculine?

    I found mixing montale with another montale works best. Xerjoff deep roses with montale should work as well. Be careful with Aoud, its a love or hate scent. Also pay attention to dry downs. You would...
  58. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    oh fug... nose is plugged and allergies isn't working for me, wearing fragrance 24/7 isn't going to help.. I'll see what happens the next day. btw Mimi what other Xerjoffs would you recommend, I'm...
  59. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Hi and Thanks ^_^

    Update: Montale Boise Vanille has been added should come up with another one tonight!

    Xerjoff XXY is very nice atm!
  60. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Update: Chypre Vanille, Montale red Aoud review added
  61. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    If there is any Questions regarding a scent listed here I will definitely try to help you on it. Off course I can't really help you on body Chemistry but from what I noticed .... drinking more water...
  62. Re: How long do you wait after spraying on your fragrance before you go out?

    I spray a lot and go out and Isometimes even carry a small bottle with me.
    Personally I think shes over reacting.
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    Re: Intimidating someone

    uh what?
    I thought there are only stuff you like or dislike and the "skunk scents" you run away from.
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    Re: Mature man looking for a lighter / fresh scent

    err...
    Creed Silver Mountain Water or Royal Water

    Both are nice, But you should try before buy.
  65. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Added Creed 3 more Creed reviews, may work on Neroli, original veitier later.

    Also Jubilation XXV has been added
  66. Re: The whole package (need a new perfume house to fall in love with!)

    With Creed I recommend Silver Mountain water, Original Santal, Royal Water. I do am not recommending GIT simply because people go nuts about it being like cool water. I personally think their...
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    Re: Help! eBay fake fragrance!

    I personally don't own Angel.
    But I do know people usually don't like to ship back something they have bought because they have to walk over to their local USPS or what ever they use to ship pay the...
  68. Re: The ideal "quality level" to start / Price tag vs quality

    If you do not like synthetics don't go with cheaper frags. What I would recommend is go to a high-emd store and try out a sample.

    Going from a Givenchy to a prada slightly higher price is a small...
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    Re: Looking for some new scents for a new me!

    I don't know what you budget is, But Montale has some scents that comparable to the higher-end fragrances by creed amouage Xerjoff and is worth a try. Some of their prices for their line are a lot...
  70. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Your welcome!
    Amouage Lyric has been added. And I bought more samples to try out (Should be listed in one of the posts below)! It going to take at least a month or 2 before I give all these samples...
  71. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Just ordered some more samples from Perfume Raffy

    1 PS0050 Montale Crystal Aoud Perfume Sample for Men and Women $5.00
    $5.00
    1 PS0064 Montale Pure Gold Perfume Sample $4.00
    $4.00
    1...
  72. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    true true...but if you go to the casino you could lose everything and end up more pissed. With products at least you can get something. I'm definitely buying from Parfumsraffy again though ^_^....
  73. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Thinking of getting samples from Montale:
    Montale Crystal Aoud
    Montale Pure Gold
    Montale Patchouli Leaves
    Montale Aoud Ambre
    Montale Mango Manga
    Montale Louban
    Montale Aromatic Lime
    Montale...
  74. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Deep Roses review completed
    Also fixed some sentences up a bit.
    I'm probably going to get some more samples in soon from Montale.

    So far, the fragrances smelled more natural then the ones from...
  75. Poll: Re: Between top: Bois Du Portugal-Green Irish Tweed-Aventus

    GIT doesn't smell like cool water to me. I just voted BDP because less people would use it and it be more unique. Haven't really tried Aventus
  76. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    I never actually tried the sample on myself.. I did however smelled it on a creed paper, and I found it as an okay scent and GIT(Pine forest smell non synthetic) to be nothing like cool water that I...
  77. Re: The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Status:
    Almost Christmas! Last update at 12.17.2011

    Um how do you guys want me to review? So far I thinking of doing it like...Ideas are welcome.
    Added: I will alter ratings as I find scents...
  78. The WhyMe High End Samples/Creed/Store Blind Buy Newbie's first Review! - Pictures included!

    Reviews might be useful to first time buyers
    Review for individual fragrances will be reviewed... I occasionally will give my nose a break... I think I posted in the right section :)...I will do my...
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    Re: Why do you wear fragrance?

    If you have Montale Chocolate Greedy. You can make everyone else around you hungry :wink:
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    Re: Why do you wear fragrance?

    Smells good, relaxing...

    I switch fragrances depending on mood :thumbsup:
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