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    Re: Is Opium Edp discontinued or not?

    its available here for 39.19

    http://www.escentual.com/10001252/
  2. Re: Any similarties between Bentley Intense and Straight to Heaven?

    Other than the fact that I own them both, no similarities at all.
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    Re: Mugler A*Men Pure Coffee to be re-released

    Thanks for the Heads Up, another blind buy.

    got to stop doing this!
  4. Re: Should i buy Bandit for 49.95 (50ml) or Cabochard (EDP) for 15.95 (100ml)

    both recent EDP
  5. Re: Should i buy Bandit for 49.95 (50ml) or Cabochard (EDP) for 15.95 (100ml)

    sort of blind buy 'Bandit' I was in Selfridges this afternoon and smelt the sprayer, smelt good to me.
    and Cabochard is a blind buy, only came across it as it was compared to Bandit.
  6. Re: Should i buy Bandit for 49.95 (50ml) or Cabochard (EDP) for 15.95 (100ml)

    Thanks for the reply's so far.

    so Bandit in its current formulation is that much better than Cabochard ? its 6 times the price per ml !
  7. Should i buy Bandit for 49.95 (50ml) or Cabochard (EDP) for 15.95 (100ml)

    I realise these are 'womens' perfumes and I posted here because I'm a man and wanted men's opinions on this:

    Should I buy Bandit for 49.95 (50ml) or Cabochard (EDP) for 15.95 (100ml)

    thanks
  8. Re: I want something that screams "BDSM" - sexy, bold, alluring. What is it?

    Tom of Finland by ELDO.
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    Re: Best Violet and Leather

    I love Cuir Amytheste !
  10. Re: Creed ' Silver Mountain Water ' Vs Rassi ' Al Wisam Day '

    Thanks for the replys.
    After sampling silver mountain water I'm no longer
    Interested in it or a 'smell alike'
    To my nose it's close to creed MI, which I already own
  11. Poll: Guerlian Jicky which is best for a man ? EDT. EDP. PDT or Parfum ?

    Guerlian Jicky which is best for a man ? EDT. EDP. PDT or Parfum ?
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    Re: Today I Bought: May 2014

    week off work, too much time to spend money !

    Paco Rabanne Ultrared
    Ghost Ghost Man
    D&G Masculine (aftershave)
    Opium Homme EDP
    Gucci Rush
    Shay & Blue Oud Alif
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    Dolce & Gabbana Masculine Aftershave

    Ive just bought a 50ml of D&G Masculine aftershave and I just wondered how it compares to the EDT I would of preferred ?

    thanks
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    Re: Arran Aromatics vetiver : so popular ?

    im afraid hes back !!!

    Francop has been posting multiple scents of the day this morning !!!

    He should be banned
  15. Re: Creed ' Silver Mountain Water ' Vs Rassi ' Al Wisam Day '

    Anyone ?
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    Re: Arran Aromatics vetiver : so popular ?

    Thanks. SOTD is quite a useful tool, It lets me see if the 'random' choices we make each day on which scent to wear are actually random or if were being influenced by 'subliminal' messages!
  17. Creed ' Silver Mountain Water ' Vs Rassi ' Al Wisam Day '

    Has anyone that owns or has owned SMW compared it to Al Wisam Day ?


    title supposed to read Rasasi
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    Re: Arran Aromatics vetiver : so popular ?

    I also posted about this member abusing the SOTD feature:

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/373907-Scent-Of-The-Day-being-abused-by-a-member-!?highlight=
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    Re: Im one step closer to the dark Side !

    and vintage Fahrenheit !

    I pay too much attention, that's the problem
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    Re: Im one step closer to the dark Side !

    I guessed it might have that reaction!
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    Re: Im one step closer to the dark Side !

    Yes I thought it would be the Answer to The Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything.

    But instead I've got no money in my bank account !
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    Re: Im one step closer to the dark Side !

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    Re: Im one step closer to the dark Side !

    It is too late ! Ordered and on the way ' La Yuqawam for Men EDP 75 ml - by Rasasi '
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    Im one step closer to the dark Side !

    For all my adult life I've always owned and used one type of EDT at a time, changing occasionally as the bottle became empty.

    Since joining this site about a year and a half ago, I've gone from...
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    Re: Scent Of The Day being abused by a member !?

    Just for some more info:

    Francop 2hrs ago was wearing Vetiver by Aran aromatics, Spezie de medici and Blue Jeans Versace x 2 !

    Hate to think what he smells like !
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    Re: Scent Of The Day being abused by a member !?

    Don't get me wrong, im not going to loose sleep over this ! :laugh:

    but this forum is an important resource for fragrances, the SOTD or most worn is an interesting facility.
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    Re: Scent Of The Day being abused by a member !?

    How about deleting his profile and blocking him rejoining ?
  28. Thread: Burberry London

    by jonnyv
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    Re: Burberry London

    You experiencing a heat wave over in the east Midlands ? Here in the west midlands its sunny but cold.

    get it back out and pack it away at the end of Feb.
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    Scent Of The Day being abused by a member !?

    I always post my scent of the day of this forum, it lets me keep track of how many times ive worn a frag.
    Also what other people are wearing.

    I noticed the most popular frag was ' Vetiver 'by...
  30. Thread: Tv & ph

    by jonnyv
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    Re: Tv & ph

    Pure Havane for me
  31. Re: Tuscan Leather vs. Tobacco Vanille. Which one is more pleasant?

    I find Tuscan Leather smells like a leather factory to my nose. I can smell the leather and the smell of the machinery along with it.

    I'm bored with Tobacco Vanille as I have much better frags in...
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    Re: 24 Gold - Amazing - King of gourmands!

    Has anyone tried the 24 gold oud edition ?23865
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    Re: eBay Seller - Universal-Perfume

    im about to order from the website www.universalperfumesandcosmetics.com

    they have some D&G Masculine tester bottles for sale.

    do they look genuine ?
    ...
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    Re: Fake Dolce & Gabbana Masculine ?

    Gutted!

    After winning the auction for a great price (other bottles going for 100) Ive just tracked my package and it appears to have been damaged !

    Sent via 'MyHermes'
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    Re: Fake Dolce & Gabbana Masculine ?

    Thanks. I havnt owned this frag before, so I'm unsure how it should smell.
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    Fake Dolce & Gabbana Masculine ?

    Ive just won an auction on ebay for a 100ml 'tester' bottle of D&G Masculine.

    Only after I had won did I think to check here!

    Any thoughts ?

    ...
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    Re: Have you ever blind bought a fragrance...

    There should be no confusion if 'they' bothered to read the first post
    And not just the headline!
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    Re: Have you ever blind bought a fragrance...

    Thanks for all the reply's.

    However it seems some people aren't reading my post ?

    I was talking about a blind buy which you sell/return and then end up re-buying later.
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    Have you ever blind bought a fragrance...

    ...... And ended up sending it back, Only to buy it again later ?



    I blind bought Mont Blanc individuel a few months ago,
    The weather was surprisingly warm for the UK,
    The package arrived...
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    Re: Burberry London for Men - a keeper or not?

    Get another bottle. Its my most worn Frag and I've even bought the 2009 special edition too.

    both ideal for the season
  41. Re: Just bought Dior Homme Intense (Vintage 2008). Guess how much?

    :thumbup:
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    Re: ATTENTION all Dolce&Gabbana owners.....

    the fact they had 30+ bottles they found in their garden shed when they moved into the house, the bottom label now matching any other label, no batch code, spray slightly different, tester box ( I...
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    Re: ATTENTION all Dolce&Gabbana owners.....

    After my Fake 'near' purchase above, I finally managed to find a vintage bottle unopened on ebay!

    Batch Number: 612821


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    Re: Dolce and Gabbana Pour Homme - reformulated?

    After my Fake 'near' purchase above, I finally managed to find a vintage bottle unopened on ebay!

    Batch Number: 612821

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    Re: Dolce and Gabbana Pour Homme - reformulated?

    Anyone know if this is the original formulation ? 125ml tester bottle

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    - - - Updated - - -



    Turns out this is a FAKE ! I went to pick up 20x 125ml bottles in tester boxes this...
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    Re: ATTENTION all Dolce&Gabbana owners.....

    Any ideas if this is the first formulation ? 125ml tester bottle.

    20976


    EDIT: to answer my own question.

    Bottle was a fake !
  47. Re: Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    So its only 1 hr before my 2nd date at the movies (star trek)

    Now ive got to decide what frag to wear.

    Unlike the first date (afternoon tea) with smart casual dress, this time i'm going with...
  48. Thread: CUSTO Man

    by jonnyv
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    Re: CUSTO Man

    I agree.

    I own Fleur Du Male and Custo Man. Custo man Is like fleur du male cologne, and it's by Francis Kurkdjian also
  49. Re: Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    Pheromones? ;-)
  50. Re: Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    It was her suggestion!

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    Im going to take it up a gear for Saturday.

    Either Armani Prive Cuir Amethyste or Tom Ford Black Violet.
  51. Re: Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    I chose Dior Homme

    2nd date for Saturday Evening. The new Star Trek Movie.
  52. Re: Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    Thanks for all the suggestions.

    I chose Dior Homme.

    Date went well (I Think) afternoon tea spread over 3 hours!

    Just got to think about second date.
  53. Re: Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    I don't have that either !

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    got to make a decision as im leaving in a few mins. At the moment Dior Homme is looking favourite.
  54. Re: Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    I don't have any Aventus
  55. Re: Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    TdH ??
  56. Im off on a date in a couple of hours. What frag to wear !

    First date has taken place, scroll down to post #43 for help with 2nd date frag (at The movies)



    So I'm going on a date in a couple of hours, I live in the UK and its 13c and there is a 30%...
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    Re: Dior Homme to Dior Home ?

    Thanks for the advice, i may order the oils and have a go.

    The Black Afgano oil looks interesting.

    I may just order from ebay and probably save money trying to blend oils to get a certain...
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    Dior Homme to Dior Home ?

    Ive got an 'Aroma Diffuser' bought from Muji.

    http://www.muji.eu/pages/online.asp?Sec=17&Sub=71&PID=4983

    I use various fragrance oils in this, and get nice smelling results.

    Ive looked at...
  59. Re: Missing lids/caps? Is there somewhere to look?

    Contact guerlain and see if they can help.

    I lost a top of my creed frag and got a replacement sent.
  60. Re: spring/summer in UK. take a look at my wardrobe

    Thanks for the replies.
    I guess I was looking for opinions rather
    Than guidance.
    I'm not sure we will get a summer in the UK ?
    But I've got my fingers crossed.

    At the moment I'm in Egypt...
  61. spring/summer in UK. take a look at my wardrobe

    My fragrance collection started a few months ago and has grown quickly.

    What frags in my wardrobe should I put back in the boxes until autumn/winter?


    Thanks
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    Re: gucci pour homme II review

    All i want to know is 'why did you go on a date with a pregnant woman ?'
  63. Re: New splits for 2013! Amouage | Armani/Prive | Creed | Frederic Malle | Memo | Tom Ford

    Thats bad news Matt!

    I did think of you when i was picking up a rarcel from my local sorting office, Poster on wall about new regulations.

    Could you use another carrier or is it the Airlines...
  64. Re: New Fragrance - Lolita Lempicka Eau de Minuit Masculin

    Ive just received my bottle of Lolita Lempika Au Masculin Eau De Minuit.

    The bottle and box looks like it should of been delivered at midnight by a tall man in a cloak driving a pair of black...
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    Re: Chanel "Coco Pour homme" on ebay.

    Another fake here, and reported to ebay

    http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Coco-Chanel-pour-Homme-100ml-/110994713796?pt=UK_Health_Beauty_Fragrances_Men_s_Fragrances_Aftershave_PP&hash=item19d7ccecc4
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    Re: Why did this have to happen...

    In stock at QVC when i checked a minute ago ?
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    Re: Why did this have to happen...

    I havnt ordered from them, but QVC is a Shopping channel here in the UK.
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    Re: Vintage Fahrenheit?

    http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Christian-Dior-Fahrenheit-EDT-100ml-bottle-Approx-Half-Full-/350662440385?item=350662440385&ViewItem=&autorefresh=true&nma=true&si=U8Fzlucd3wz3eLi38A%2Fd9Ugi8EY%3D&orig_cvip=...
  69. Re: Vintage DHI, Vintage Insense, By Man, Bond No.9, Creed, Penhaligons, Pure Malt & more Worldwide

    Ive sent you a PM
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    Re: spicebomb vs burberry london

    I got samples of both and thought they had been labelled incorrectly.

    Theres no spicebomb with 'Spicebomb' to my nose and Burberry London is Far better and spiceyer.

    Burberry London is the...
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    Even at twice the price ?
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    Interesting topic!

    Im also looking for a 'night time scents, where the goal is to reach lusciousness, sensuality, and "lust" '

    Was thinking about Body Kouros and while searching found this...
  73. Re: Best "Cold night" or nighttime wardrobe Scent that turns heads...

    Tobacco Vanille, Burberry London or Bogart pour Homme (from my experience)
  74. Poll: Re: What fragrance to wear while shopping and looking to meet a Woman Also !?

    Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille it is !
    (For this Saturday shopping trip)
  75. Poll: Re: What fragrance to wear while shopping and looking to meet a Woman Also !?

    Thats not my style ! :wink:

    I saw a couple of people when i was walking through Boots. grab a tester and almost bathe themselves in it !
  76. Poll: What fragrance to wear while shopping and looking to meet a Woman Also !?

    My shopping trips to Birmingham (UK) are also a chance to meet the next Ms 'v'

    Which of my fragrances should i wear tomorrow to attract some female attention?

    Weather Tomorrow is Sunny, High...
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    Re: Tom Ford Seller on ebay - very cheap

    The ebay seller is selling at about the same price as a split in the Uk, i know as i just received a TV split.
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    Re: Tom Ford Seller on ebay - very cheap

    Why wouldnt he want to give any info required ?

    I replied to his 'go to harrods' message with, 'how come you are the only person on the internet selling Tom Ford at this price ?'

    No reply as...
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    Re: Tom Ford Seller on ebay - very cheap

    I havnt bought, but just sent him a message via ebay asking how come his prices were so cheap?

    He Replied 'hi i suggest you go to harrods, and isn't this what ebay is for to get a bargin'-...
  80. Re: New splits for 2012! Amouage | Armani/Prive | Creed | F Malle | Guerlain | MDCI | Ormonde | Tom

    Received my Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille split a couple of days ago.

    Excellent service provided by Kron, really nice guy and helpful too !
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    Re: starting a fragrance collection.

    Thanks for the suggestion, but that's a bit too popular for me.
    Its a nice fragrance as I sampled it a while ago
    Also too sweet, the fruits I'm after need to be Dark.
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    Re: starting a fragrance collection.

    So my collection is growing and I feel I'm missing a fragrance
    To wear when hoping to meet a woman at a rock venue/club/bohemian bar etc.

    Something like JPG le male/joop but not as popular,...
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    Re: starting a fragrance collection.

    Thanks for all the suggestions.
    I plan to go and sample some frags this weekend.
    Farenheight I remember from the 80's I think.
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    Re: starting a fragrance collection.

    Thanks for the explanation. Going to sample some CDG frags soon.
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    Re: starting a fragrance collection.

    I like the sound of avant-garde fragrances!

    Can you describe what makes it an avant-garde fragrance ?
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    Re: starting a fragrance collection.

    Thanks for the advice

    Do you think that having GPH II and Rochas Man is a good idea or are they too similar ?

    Same with Burberry London and Pure malt and Tea for two, are they in the same...
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    starting a fragrance collection.

    Hi, ive used various fragrances from the age of 16 or so and now want to put together a small collection of fragrances for all occasions.

    So far i have:

    Burberry London EDT

    Gucci Pour...
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