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  1. Re: Mixerscent Attar and deep Vintage Sample Pass

    Yes, the Etsy Vendor out of France sold the two bottles and dispatched them quick to Canada. Soapy Sandalwood with a light Civet.
    A nice orange blossom incense that provides a softer feminine...
  2. Re: Mixerscent Attar and deep Vintage Sample Pass

    A couple of small bottles of this came today. Rose, Sandalwood Soapy CiveT EDT. Nice 50's Feminine Soapiness that still scents beautiful on my Masculine skin.
  3. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Petite Fleur Bleue by Godet

    Sultan Pasha Attars
    30 Samples
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Scarcity is Illusion.
    True Market Value is determined by needs and wants. Most certainly it exists outside of this Basenotes Forum (Club of Distortion.)
    I learned from the best. I figure I'll fly...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I would suggest that you could answer that question by spending a little time studying the Fragrance Wanted forum. It may prove to be a better place to negotiate privately. This Forum is largely...
  6. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    A selection sampling of Sultan Pasha Attars.
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    I find the 2nd generation an easier wear as the Tobacco has been toned down. The original was a Tobacco Monster smoothed by a 38% Butterfat Cream. The 2nd was about 10% Butterfat with a perceived...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Lemon Flavoured BabyPowder. . Never better said!
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    I think that this view of D&G Pour Homme reform is so very close to my own view. Owning and using this fine scent Iin the mid 90's. My first indication of reform was 1999 mild change to strength....
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Chanel A Gentleman's Cologne 80's
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Currently I have 2 x 8ml Vol de Nuit both 68-72 Extract and a 1999 93ml EDT.
    8ML Mitsouko 80's extract
    8ml Shalimar extract 70's
    2 ml Jicky extrait 60's?
    93ml Jicky EDT 1998
    2ML Vega Extrait...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    MITSOUKO EXTRACT 80'S

    If Vol de Nuit didn't exist this might be one of my Top Five.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 24th May, 2019

    BLACK DIANTHUS by IL PROFUMO
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    Black Dianthus by Il Profumo
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    70's TABAC BLOND EDC by CARON


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    I would love to have Deep Vintage Parfum Extrait of this.

    The EDC and Lotion, is in the genre of Knize Ten EDT to Cuir Cannage.
  16. Re: top 5 most BEAUTIFUL perfumes you have smelled

    Au de la Narcisse Montagnes
    Cuir de Russie Parfum Vintage
    Vol de Nuit Extrait Vintage
    Jubilation 25 Extrait
    Eau d'Hermes Vintage

    Bugatti 1992
    Guerlain Heritage EDP
    Bel Ami
    Sycomore EDT
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Koh-I-Noor is definitely a favourite. Like many of the Areej juice it has an almost overwhelming denseness of texture,with a cloud of rich Musk..Whisper of Gardenia blends into a particularly...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Hermes Bel Ami 1992 Vintage

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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    LUCIANO PAVAROTTI by LUCIANO PAVAROTTI1994


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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    JICKY by GUERLAIN EDT 1998 VINTAGE

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  21. Is scenting perfumes a way to a Heallthy Life?

    https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/apr/29/routine-sense-of-smell-tests-could-be-used-to-spot-signs-of-dementia?utm_term=RWRpdG9yaWFsX0d1YXJkaWFuVG9kYXlVS19XZWVrZGF5cy0xOTA0MzA%3D&utm_source=esp&...
  22. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Jicky by Guerlain EDT. 93ml

    Vol de Nuit Extrait 7.5ml

    Both from late 70s to late 80's
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Vol de Nuit Extrait.

    7.5 ml plain zig zag box.101603
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Yes, I own the one to the right, that presently houses Vol de Nuit 93 ml.
  25. Re: Patricia de Nicolaï - Guerlain connection, whoa.

    New York Intense really needs to be sampled by most people. It is in the genre of Creed Bois du Portugal,Guerlain Heritage etc.
    I have a bottle of Maharinha Intense which is a big Feminine realm.
    ...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    JICKY EDT by Guerlain Late 80s perhaps.


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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 28th April, 2019

    Melkmeisje by Baruti

    Beautiful Sweet Lilac and Conifer.

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  28. Re: Fragrances that you LOVE and others don’t see t care for

    Philistines indeed.
  29. Re: Fragrances that you LOVE and others don’t see t care for

    COPPERTOP for the Cumin nastiness.
    The latest is just enough spice, lighter touch Masala.
    If you are a Roudnitska fan pre-nineties will have you captured by it's Florals and Natural Civet warmth....
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    TABAC BLOND 70's Lotion
    SOTE
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    Re: Your favorite fresh scent

    HEELEY CUIR PLEINE FLEUR.

    This has me feeling "Fresh" all day when I wear it.
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    Re: Your all time favorite!!

    I would have to say, that, 99 percent of my wardrobe, is my favourite.

    This evening is Chanel Beige Parfum 2019.
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    Re: Your all time favorite!!

    I love, having schnozz back!
  34. Re: A Brief Sampling of Henry Jacques Perfumes

    My view of Henry Jacques scents are that structure is very Classical and Conservative. Focus seems to be upon Quality Synthetic and Naturals
    Of what I have briefly sampled, on paper, have been...
  35. Re: A Brief Sampling of Henry Jacques Perfumes

    My view of Henry Jacques scents are that structure is very Classical and Conservative. Focus seems to be upon Quality Synthetic and Naturals
    Of what I have briefly sampled, on paper, have been...
  36. Re: Best Automobile Brand Masculine Fragrances

    Yes! This has a beeeautiful dose of Real Castoreum in Citrus Brulee.

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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 14th April, 2019

    I really like the Nostalgic of Talc in a tin and an aligning Stick is well.... just dandy fun! How is the scent?
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 14th April, 2019

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    BEIGE PARFUM by CHANEL

    Often, when in Vancouver, I browse around the Perfume Departments of Nordstrom and Holt Renfrew. Today, I was at Holt Renfrew and was caught unaware by SA of Acqua...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 11th April, 2019

    Jubilation 25 Extrait is marketed as a Feminine. Jubilation XXV is marketed as a Masculine.

    25 is a multi-layered, Damp, Cumin scented Fruitchouli Rose Chypre. It has a streak of Lemon and Herbal...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    After a long six months of IV anti-biotics my gut was a blank canvas. Candida grew quickly. Solution Tablespoon of Virgin Coconut oil every morning. Kills the Candida which releases a Toxin that has...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    2001 Vintage Eau d'Hermes Ooh LALA!


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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 11th April, 2019

    Went to bed last night wearing skanky Amouage Jubilation Extrait.
    No shower this morning so I decided on a dose of Eau'dHermes coppertop.

    I'm stinky layered so good that I'm tempted to Lick...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Black Cap. I have yet to sniff a deep Vintage Pewter top.
    I believe Worldwide Civet Production and Marketing took a dive about 1992, with a switch to a very good Muscone derivative of Palm Oil.
    I...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

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    EAU'd'HERMES 1989 VINTAGE

    Drydown has a slightly softer, plusher, Civet base, than the comparative 2001 Coppertop and it carries a Citrus,Floral opening more classically Roudnitska.

    I...
  45. Re: 'Vintaging' a fragrance - Civet/oakmoss tinctures?

    Experimenting with Oakmoss Concrete dissolved in Ethenol and Isopropryl, I have found, with some of the new formulations ex favourites Eau Sauvage, Pour Monsieur etc Oakmoss addition, disturbs the...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    DUNHILL FOR MEN

    Old Man's Scent. I love it.
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Hey! That looks very much like my bottle of 2003. We both need to get out there and hunt out 90's Deep Vintage!
  48. Re: Fragrances with NO NEGATIVE REVIEWS on Basenotes

    So true. I don't write very many negative reviews. If I did, they would be largely about Fresh Designer stuff 1990's forward. Life is too short to write about and wear dross.
  49. Re: 70's and 80's Chronological Sync - 10 Fragrances in 10 Days

    I know, Moschino would seem to have a closer relationship to scents Lavender, Rose, Violet Mossiness with a Slap of Labdanum to Leather-ize it.

    I casually inserted a little fence, to incite Paps...
  50. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    TAI WINDS by Avon

    I have to say, that out of all these wonderful Avon scents, this is perfectly awful. It is a sweeter Tonka fougere, very similar to Faberge Brut-al. This a scent of 60's early...
  51. Re: 70's and 80's Chronological Sync - 10 Fragrances in 10 Days

    Camels,Giraffes and Horses.
    I Love this thread and the People in it.

    In Sync, with a Bel Ami Shave foam, Soap, Stick ,1987 A/S and Spritz of the 86 EDT.

    Bavard's analysis holds close to mine....
  52. Thread: Leathers..

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    Re: Leathers..

    BA ,Moschino Pour Homme, Chanel Cuir de Russie, Knize Ten, Caron Tabac Blond, Cuir Cannage, Leather Oud are all perfect anytime, If used wisely.

    Peau D'Espagne, no matter how it is applied,...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    That Spritzer is seriously Rad!

    The Scent is, stupendous!
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    Re: What’s the best acqua di parma?

    The Original, in Vintage.
    Until I wore the Vintage Profumo.
    Today, the EDP Profumo holds court, in my House.
  55. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    I bow to Bavard's BA day.

    Avon "Tai Winds" gets pushed to Monday.

    Wild Country Avon Vintage, is a Musk Bomb!
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    I am quite impressed with your selection of Avon Classics.
    I'll really need your help to guide me to "How I learned to Stop worrying and Love the Freshies"
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    AVON WILD COUNTRY Vintage

    After 8 hours the Aromatics and Powder are gone. What remains is is Moss and Honeyed Urinous Musk.
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    1968 AVON WILD COUNTRY

    from a ZC sample.

    I have no idea of the bottle shape of this gorgeous stuff, however I really dig this bottling.

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  59. Thread: Ex Idolo?

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    Re: Ex Idolo?

    Thirty-Three is a favourite Rose and an articulate Rose Oud.
    Ryder can be a Cloy Monster until a Frankincense and Jasmine cut through the SweetAmber.
    Lucid Dream was hard to love until I got past...
  60. Re: Vintage Chanel Pour Monsieur....performance?

    1980-1990 is about this. By early 90's Oakmoss is cut way back it's dynamic has changed.
  61. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    What a shame.

    The Vanilla-ed Oakmoss and Amber seems to throw off a Honeyed Piss note, like that I find attractive, in Balenciaga HH Club, a Sheep's Ra, Boss No.1, a Fooshaear.

    ( Or maybe...
  62. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    WILD COUNTRY by AVON
    Love this fougere from beginning to end. At it's basic, it follows the standard Citrus Lavender Tonka riff. The Aromatics/Florals set a melody in the Heart that doesn't really...
  63. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    Avon Leather

    Basic, 3 point Leather. Citrus, Dusty, Dry Tobacco, Moss. Not as ornate and sweet as the Oland. Soapy Sheepra drydown. Mixes with my cumin-ed armpit to produce a Clean Masculine...
  64. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    Yeah. I think, this is one, that needs Male Hormone mixed in to shine. It's not one that I would seek to have my Girl wear.
  65. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    Windjammer by Avon

    Opens with an astringent Citrus that overwhelms the yucky Tonka-ed Musk. Scents cheap,thrown together, Barbershop and stomach churning for me.
    Almost scrubbed. Glad I didn't....
  66. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Hmm...that's a nice one.
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    SOTE TABAC BLOND by CARON 70'S Vintage EDC/Lotion

    This, is the first wearing, that I identify, the light skank of Civet, which can be found interwoven and within the core of Peppery, Carnation led...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Are you old enough to be wearing this Gem?
  69. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Spice and Wood by Creed

    and a Moschino Pour Homme deodorant stick.



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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 18th March, 2019

    PULP by BYREDO

    Balsam peaks through a juicy Mango. Perfect Warm Day scent.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 18th March, 2019

    Stop that.Right now. That stuff is strictly for us Oldsters!
  72. Re: "Old Man's Scent." When it comes to fragrances,there is no such thing.

    Yah, well both of those are Timeless Classics. BdP needs about 40 years to become Fashionable for the younger set.
  73. Re: "Old Man's Scent." When it comes to fragrances,there is no such thing.

    You silly youngsters. Spice and Wood is for you Kinder. Give it up (the BdP). I'll hold on to it til you reach the Age.
  74. Re: "Old Man's Scent." When it comes to fragrances,there is no such thing.

    Agreed. PM me when you want to pawn off that Creed Bois du Portugal, particularly Vintage.
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    This continues, to be the Primary thread, for it's view of the Historical and and of course, the Ribaldry.
  76. Re: Can most modern mens fragrances really be considered unisex fragrances?

    Funny thing, this Gender concern in regards to scent. Often, it is suggested that it (Gender) is closely related to genitalia and sexual preference. My observation has been that Gender...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    DECONSTRUCTION by GRAY MATTER PERFUMES

    An UNO INTENSE Flanker that drops the smokiness and incorporates a Lime Candy and Spice that is absolutely scrumdileelicious Masculine element to this sweet...
  78. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    "and even whispers of the sweeter, Vaunted Bel Ami"

    Hee Hee. You Bit!!
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    CLINT by Avon


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  80. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    CLINT by Avon

    First of all,this, is a Big hit for me.
    That said the opening Adelehydes may please those who remember the Brutal opening of Aramis Vintage. It quickly dies down to Heart of Clary...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    I have to agree. A particularly nice Vanille Sandal base, that on my skin, remains present for hours. I feel cloaked in Gold.
  82. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    BLEND 7 by Avon

    Opening is a startle as Anise and green catches. The bloom of rather perfumey Jasmine, LOV oomph as simile to that of Lauder for Men. Very pleasant Ambered Smoky Tobacco Tonka...
  83. Re: Avon Mad Men - A Masculine Fragrance History : Part 1, The Early Years

    Fireworks this!! 500th Superb, Most Excellent Review! Keep Rocketing!
  84. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    Oland by Avon

    My first review of this was based on applying as a Splash. Spritzing into the crook of my arm, from ZC's sample, has this competing well with (my dwindle of Aigner No.1)
    Smack in...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Creed Spice and Woods

    Young man's Bois du Portugal.

    Had to do a Review re-write.
  86. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    Yes, I do agree.

    Halston, (another under-rate House), brought forward a more sophisticated 70's Conservative, NorthEastern and Northwestern esthetic.
  87. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    So far, I am finding this stroll through Vintage Avon Masculines very enjoyable. I have found little to fault in structure, blend and ingredient. It seems, Avon, with it's marketing of Male scent,...
  88. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    DEEP WOODS 1974. Basic Barbershop Lavender ,Herbal, Citrus, Patchouli woodiness. Minimal sweetness. Simple structure that emphasizes no ingredient over another. Slap a little Galbanum-esque Clary...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Hah! Just bought a similar 70's Eau de Cologne splash for my girl.
    She's ecstatic! It's what she was wearing our first date.
    She originally purchased a bottle in Paris au Printemps. It was...
  90. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Gray Matter Parfums Deconstruction. Uno Intense with a Moldy Lime. Absolutely delicious. Reminiscent to Amouage Figment Man
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    Re: Mens rose frags

    Ex Idolo Thirty-Three The Rose Oil, in this is exceptional. Incensed with Camphourous Patch and smooth, Whiskied Oud.

    Balenciaga Ho Hang Club Big,Stinky, 80's Rose, smack in the middle of Gritty,...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

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    Not exactly a Perfume, rather a case for a Vintage 80's Mitsouko 8ml Extrait.
  93. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    Wearing Avon Tribute has been a joy these past 2 days. At first sniff, a beautiful Citrus Anise-ed Lavender Aromatic, slim, sleek and Masculine. Conservative Linear drydown until hours later when...
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    Re: Are we certain that this hobby is safe?

    Big Danger for my Credit Rating. Surely.
  95. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    I can't say that I did on my skin. Nosing from the spritzer, maybe. It scents more complex from the spritzer too!
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Just before I was conceived Avon's Vigorate 1957

    Nice!! Eau de Cologne strength. Drier leather than English Leather types.
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    B]Gray [/B]Matter Parfums

    Particularly "Uno Intense" which has a relationship to New York Intense and "Deconstruction" which is similar to both with high points of Lime.

    Paper Moon is a clever...
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    double post
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    Re: Mrs. Robinson?

    :tekst-toppie:
  100. Re: Sample Pass: Vintage Avon Masculines 1949-1976 (CONUS)

    VIGORATE by Avon

    Divergent path from the, Leather Signatur-ed trope, that is "English Leather" "Oland" " Aigner No.1" sweetness . After the requisite Bergamot, Herbal, Woody and yes, Castoreum,...
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