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  1. Re: Anyone ever enjoyed the scent of the cologne, but your allergies/sinuses don't?

    The bitterness of Terre D'Hermes really attacks my nose sometimes. So much so I may have to let her go.. but I haven't been able to bring myself to do it yet!
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    Re: is it fair to buy Millésime Impérial ?

    After the first minute it smells nothing like Unforgivable and worth the extra in my opinion
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    Looking for a 212 style drydown

    Recently in my fragrance testing I hit upon the best scent I've ever encountered. Unfortunately I've never been able to fully recreate it, you know when something doesn't smell quite the same as you...
  4. Thread: Creed clones

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    Creed clones

    When I bought my MI, I was convinced that Unforgivable was virtually the same juice only couldn't bring myself to buy it on principle. Now after owning it for a few months and it being my favourite...
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    Re: Sweet but not too sweet please

    Ahhh that explains it.. I was complaining here a bit back about every scent I own lasting a real long time on me except for Dior Homme. Looking at it I see its the cologne, I didn't realise it wasn't...
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    Re: Do you actually smell what you're wearing

    I tend to use 2 sprays, one to the neck/chest and one to the wrists. I smell whatever I'm wearing all day and sometimes after showering at night too. With some I have to scrub really well if I want...
  7. Thread: MI lasting power

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    Re: MI lasting power

    Lasts all day on me, I think its because the drydown is so much more subtle than the topnotes that some will think its gone. Although I'm not saying that it isn't weak on some people. Have you tried...
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    Re: Rarer alternative to CK Eternity?

    It is??
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    Re: You are embarrassed that you don't like...

    Antaeus for me. In fact most mens Chanels don't do a lot for me whereas I love the womens range.
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    Best scents for dancing

    I'm going to be taking up modern jive partner dancing in the new year, which is like a very basic swing/salsa mix. What frags from my wardrobe would you say are most appropriate and won't annoy or...
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    Re: YOUR 3 GREATEST but WEAKEST SCENTS ?

    I thought all scents lasted an age on me, even Creed's MI and Curve last the whole day. That was until I met Dior Homme. Its frustrating for sure!!
  12. Thread: Casual Creeds?

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    Re: Casual Creeds?

    I'd go with SMW, MI would have been top of my list before Unforgivable came out
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    Re: Good Dark, Mysterious Fragrances?

    I think I'm missing the point with Ungaro III, I've heard it described as dark, brooding, gothic, even boozy, i had a picture in my mind of what it would be like and all I got was wet roses
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    Re: Hi guys, your opinions please...

    I haven't experienced many but I love Coco Mademoiselle
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    Re: Legit Compliments

    Can I ask how much you were wearing..?
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    Re: Is UNGARO III a long-lasting fragance?

    I heard rumours on here that the juice changed for the worse last year especially in the longetivity department; don't know if thats true but worth bearing in mind if you get conflicting responses.
  17. Re: What is it with younger people and compliments!!!!

    I hear you, but I don't get any from older women either. Theres about 6 girls/women at work and I'll come into close enough contact with one each day but not had anything in 3 months; and just look...
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    Re: Ysl Rive Gauche or M7

    Get them both if you can, Rive Gauche is the most versatile if you must pick one, but they are both so different and so good that its worth having them both in your wardrobe.
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    Re: M7 or Bulgari Black? Help please!

    Versaility and all that aside, M7 is a really nice wood scent, Bulgari Black is just nasty!
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    Re: SotD - Thursday 15 Nov 07

    Green Irish Tweed
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent get's you the most female compliments?

    Rive Gauche is one of the most complimented fragrances by women. There was a thread in the female board asking what they liked and Antaeus had a huge showing.
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    Compliment grabbers

    As a more definitive answer to the most popular colognes in the compliments department to put it to rest a little (and to help in choosing my wardrobe I'll admit!) I went through relevant threads and...
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    Re: surley this creed is not the real thing?

    I think you're fine even if its GIT/SMW if its a sensible price! From the UK I highly recommend 21stScentury but also had good experiences with both scentsationalsuk and harvey63
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    Poll: Re: Suggestions:Which is the best?

    Its a landslide so far, I voted for Rodriguez!
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    Re: Blackcurrant note

    Creed Silver Mountain Water
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    Number of sprays for the office

    I tend to use 3 for the majority of my wardrobe and 2 for powerhouses like D&G and TdH. I never receive any indication that I'm wearing too much but was wondering about toning it down to 2 and 1....
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    Re: no longer a creed virgin

    BdP is no doubt one of my favourites Creeds, and as much as age shouldn't get in the way, at 28 I certainly wouldn't try and pull it off!
  28. Re: Want to buy Stepdad who wears Drakkar Noir a Creed for Christmas... suggestions?

    Bois Du Portugal does sound the best choice to me.
  29. Re: Are you actually attracted to women by fragrance?

    Definitely. Not necessarily attracted, but always more attracted than without if I like it.
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    Are Creed longetivity issues fair

    I can see why people think MI and some other Creeds don't last; maybe its just my skin and I won't deny that it isn't the longest but I wonder if its often a case of olfactory fatigue. On plenty of...
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    Re: Funny story today..( Fragrnce related)

    I got myself a Curve just because it seems a really popular and well liked mainstream scent in the US but virtually impossible to get in the UK and thought it'd be nice to have something tried and...
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    Re: Help a noob (mid 20s) buy something top notch

    Yes I'd say MI and SMW are the most "fresh" of the good ones. I agree to some extent but then again Cool Water, GIT Lite, is always labelled fresh. Guess that tells you how similar they really are.
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    Re: Help a noob (mid 20s) buy something top notch

    I would recommend Green Irish Tweed. Its certainly not stand out from the crowd material but the de facto scent for fresh and sophisticated in my opinion, and the most famous Creed for good reason;...
  34. Re: A Silly Question : Are You Already Aware What You Gonna Wear On Christmas Eve?

    Me too! I'll probably be going all gourmand then so Rochas Man
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    Re: worst fragrance of all time???

    Kouros!
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    Re: Great juice with crappy bottle!

    Really hate that oversized monstrosity on top of the Envy box!
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    Re: Where can I find GIT?

    Yes I got a new MI and SMW from 21stScentury and they were absolutely perfect; received 6 samples with these two orders as well. I got a GIT tester from scentsationalsuk also from ebay simply because...
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    Re: What is your favorite creed Fragrance?

    MI is my favourite
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    Re: DATE TONIGHT! what would you wear?

    I'd wear the Rive Gauche simply because it seems to go down so well, and is a very warm and inviting evening fragrance. Given your rating of it I don't think I won though!
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    Re: To all Terre d'Hermès users...

    I used to do one spray to the chest which yields a very citrusy earthy scent which can be a little much for me, although I go for it occasionally. If I go from extreme distance I use 2 and it brings...
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    Re: To all Terre d'Hermès users...

    Couldn't agree more, really needs a delicate trigger finger this one. 2 sprays for me and from a great distance; best longetivity and sillage fragrance I've encountered. I like the more subtle scent...
  42. Thread: Creed Caps

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    Creed Caps

    Does anyone have any from bottles coming to an end to sell/offer! I decided to get testers for GIT and SMW and it'd be nice to just throw a cap on there :)

    With regard to testers do you find they...
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    Re: What do YOU think is the most sexy cologne?

    Gucci Envy, D&G and M7 spring to mind
  44. Re: Any Good Similar Colognes too CREED SMW or Green Irish Tweed?

    I can't think of two fragrances more different than Issey and GIT so I see what people mean about these comparisons!
  45. Re: Any Good Similar Colognes too CREED SMW or Green Irish Tweed?

    I think layering Coolwater and Curve is the closest you'll get to GIT! As much as I hate to promote it, Sean John's Unforgivable is a ripped off Creed MI which is one of their best. I couldn't bring...
  46. Thread: Damn you Creed..

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    Re: Damn you Creed..

    Well I've got the 3 on order now and am really excited. No other line has this effect on me; they just make you feel like a million bucks which is what its all about. I guess I must be really lucky...
  47. Thread: Damn you Creed..

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    Damn you Creed..

    Why do they have to be so darn nice! Thought I had my collection virtually complete (for the medium term at least) and was going to pick one from GIT and MI. Now I've decided I simply have to have...
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    Re: Your best and cheapest favorite !!

    Rive Gauche; in fact YSL is probably the best value line IMO
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    Re: Are you serious? A cellphone fragrance

    Well I know theres a Google fragrance but I'm sure they're not affiliated!
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    Re: Pi's gone all wrong?!

    Yeah its definitely right, smells exactly the same in the store too. I think I'll try and find the EdP as I really like it after several hours
  51. Thread: Creed in the UK

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    Creed in the UK

    Just a tipoff for anyone who didn't know and makes the same mistake I did! I ordered some samples of Creed as I hadn't seen them anywhere. But, and I don't know how I missed this 3 times, they have...
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    Re: Pi's gone all wrong?!

    I bought it online but it seemed lovely the first time I tried it. I shall be back in a department store tomorrow to investigate :)
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    Pi's gone all wrong?!

    When I sampled this in the store and on first wear after purchase, all I seemingly got was rich creamy vanilla from start to finish. Now all I can smell for hours on end is liquid metal which I can't...
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    Recommendation for a night

    I'm going to be speed dating in a few days (21-29), yeah yeah please don't laugh :) What d'ya think I should wear; women love Issey and Curve (not many have that here), Rive Gauche and TdH seem to be...
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    Re: Looking for some "sweet" fragrance

    The nicest sweet fragrance I've tried so far is Givenchy Pi; but you must like vanilla. i expected it to be too sickly for my liking but its actually quite warm and powdery. I found the longetivity...
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    Question for English members

    One thing I've noticed very quick here is that some scents are great but are too commonplace in the States and probably rightly so avoided amongst many of our members. A case in point is Curve;...
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    L'Eau D'Issey Color

    Moved from another thread as I changed topic. I doubt it but wondered if concentrations can change between bottles? I purchased my Issey from a seemingly reputable online retailer which had 1500...
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    Re: Mainstream fragrances

    Thanks I'll add some of these to the evergrowing list!
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    Mainstream fragrances

    Hey guys, this is my first post. I'm 27 and scarily new to this so thought I'd play it safe and mainstream for a few of my first purchases with ones especially that are ladies favourites. I can...
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