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    Re: Tom Ford Extreme - bottle confusion?

    I agree that at the price of the TF offerings, QA should probably be better, but as long as the juice is good, I'm not protesting too much. That said, I do think that had I bought it at a shop closer...
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    Re: Tom Ford Extreme - bottle confusion?

    Perhaps a slip-up in manufacturing? I bought a bottle of Black Orchid at an airport a few weeks ago and when I came home I discovered that the gold label on the bottle was upside down. I actually...
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    Re: I am getting tired

    I'm 24 and can certainly relate to this somewhat. I can't say I speak about my hobby with any of my male friends really, partly because I'm quite sure it will render comments like the OP mentions. I...
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    Re: Which scent gets you NO female compliments?

    As many have said, most of my scents garners me no compliments. However, my ex and the girl I'm currently dating have both said "You always smell so good", so maybe it's more a matter of people not...
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    Re: duro........london

    For the sake of clarification the Penhaligon's scent is named Douro, not Duro.

    Can't help the OP with where to buy it in London though. If online is alright Aus Liebe zum Duft carries the entire...
  6. Re: Which scent makes you feel more self-assured ?

    There are several, but Idole de Lubin, Original Vetiver and GIT are the ones with the "strongest" effect. Perhaps Black Aoud as well.
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    Re: Lily of the Valley

    Excellent thread! This is what BN is all about.

    The only fragrance I've sampled with what I perceived as a prominent Lily note is Passage d'Enfer by L'Artisan. I concluded it wasn't really for me,...
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    Re: Divine Lhomme Sage (from a sample)

    I love it and it's up there among my favorites. The opening notes are so well done with what I think is lychee, but not the sweet lychee one is accustomed too, but rather a hot and kind of burning...
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    Re: scentemental's last post

    It's sad to see one of the most knowledgeable members of this forum leave. I've always found your comments very informative, detailed and well written.

    I will miss your continued presence here and...
  10. Re: Fragrances that it's impossible to be found online...

    I've been wanting to get my hands on a sample or decant of Dark Rose by Czech & Speake for quite some time, but it seems to be a lost cause.
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    Re: what do you think of CREED:ORIGINAL VETIVER?

    I love it. As many others have pointed out it smells luxurious and very refreshing. I find the longevity to be above par as well. No scent can be bottle-worthy in everyone's mind, but I don't think I...
  12. Re: Got a great deal today on D'Orange Concentre...

    Gorgeous scent and gorgeous packaging.
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    Re: Black Aoud - Coming 180...

    I need to try out Aoud Roses Petals and Aoud Damscus, but I'm slowly coming to terms with the fact that I'll have to buy Black Aoud, No.88 and Paestum Rose. They're all excellent!
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    Re: SotD - Friday 15th August - 2008

    Musk
    Lorenzo Villoresi
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    Re: L'Antimatiere is beyond amazing.

    Sorry to hear about that, both of you. I went through kind of a life change a couple of months ago as well, although I guess I had seen it coming, so I didn't hit bottom. I wish you both find the...
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    Re: L'Antimatiere is beyond amazing.

    First of all, great writing SoS. I found it to be some really interesting and worthwhile reading, so nothing to apologize for, at all!

    Now you got me all worked up to try L'Antimatiere out,...
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, 13 August 08

    Timbuktu
    L'Artisan
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday 12th August - 2008

    Idole
    Lubin
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    Re: What smells purple and mysterious?

    I say C&S No.88 and Paestum Rose by Eau d'Italie. Both feature prominent rose notes and combine them with other notes that make them smell purple to me. Black Aoud also smells kinda purple.
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    Re: SOTD Monday, 11 August 2008

    L'Ombre dans l'Eau
    Diptyque
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    Poll: Re: 'THE TWO TAUERS" Poll: Andy Tauer Scents

    LDDM and Incense Rosé for me. LDDM has been in my top 5 since I first smelled it.
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    Re: SotD - Sunday, 10 August 08

    Black Aoud
    Montale

    Now my sample is almost gone :(
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    Re: Rose frags, your thoughts

    Don't forget Opôné by Diptyque. It's a simple yet extraordinary blend of saffron and rose. The focus shifts back and forth between the two and I always find it a pleasure to wear.

    Diptyque also...
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    Re: SotD - Monday, 21 July 2008

    Tea for Two
    L'Artisan
  25. Re: Which male fragrance is smelling clean like a soap?

    Here's another vote for Creed Original Vetiver. You should also check out Clean Men, it really lives up to its name.
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    Re: SotD - Sunday, 20 July 08

    Un Jardin sur le Nil
    Hermès
  27. Re: what is your "You Will Notice Me!" niche fragrance?

    This is my experience as well. Always gets me compliments and questions as to what I'm wearing.
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    Re: How much have I made you spend?

    Over the last year and half I've been a member here I estimate having spent somewhere between $800-$900. I'm really sure and it doesn't really matter to me. What matters most is that I get the...
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    Poll: Re: How many bottles do you own?

    Somewhere between 20 and 30, it's been a while since I counted and I'm on vacation now :D
  30. Re: The Persistence of Memory, In Scent, of Course!

    Black Aoud, Musc Ravageur, Scent Intense and L'Air du Désert Marocain always leave an obvious trace on my clothing, but usually most of my shirts/tees smell of yesterdays SotD if I smell them in the...
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, 16 July 08

    Ambre Russe
    Parfum d'Empire

    from a sample
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    Re: Your most powerful bottle....

    I think of two in my collection:

    L'Air du Désert Marocain - The bottle looks quite small, fragile and innocent, but spray it and out comes the most wonderful and potent scent. It's like magic!
    ...
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    Re: Who's your favourite designer?

    My absolute favorite is Paul Smith. His designs are just awesome!

    Tied for second are Ben Sherman, Ted Baker and Ralph Lauren. I also quite like Gant, especially the Elliot collection, as well as...
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    Re: SotD - Monday, 14 July 08

    Un Jardin sur le Nil
    Hermès
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    Re: wiki-wiki-wild-wild-west

    I think it sounds like an awesome idea!
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    Re: Favorite Jeans?

    My favorite pair is my Edwin ED-47 Rainbow Selvage. Great fit, quality and comfort. They sure look great too.

    However, I just bought two pairs of True Religion jeans and they're just sooooo...
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    Amerigo Vespucci

    I love my bottle of Amerigo Vespucci and I think it deserves an entry in the database. Here's the info page from Aus Liebe Zum Duft.

    Thanks
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    Re: Best fragrances in London

    You must not miss the Ormonde Jayne fragrances. Both of their male scents (Isfarkand and Ormonde Man) are terrific and I hear the female ones are of great quality as well, with some even lending...
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    Re: SotD .. Thursday July 10th - 2008

    Timbuktu
    L'Artisan Parfumeur
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday - 9 July 08

    The oh so wonderful Un Jardin Sur le Nil by Hermès.
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    Re: SOTD - Monday May 19, 2008

    I've been extremely busy lately and haven't had time even to post in the SotD threads, but today I finally found the time. My SotD:

    Mazolari
    Vetiver
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    Re: SotD - Thursday, 8 May 08

    Andy Tauer
    Incense Rosé
  43. Re: Is L'Air du desert marocain really that good?

    Yes

    That's all that needs to be said, really. I fell in love with it the minute I first sprayed on my hand and like SlimPickins it's been in my top 5 ever since. It has a wonderful presence and...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 6 May 2008

    Parfums d'Empire
    Equistrius
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    Re: SotD, Monday 5th May

    Amerigo Vespucci
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    Re: SotE, Sunday 4th May

    Montale
    Black Aoud
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    Re: Acqua de Parma Colonia or Assoluta? Why??

    While I haven't tried Assoluta, or any of the others in the AdP range, I just recently got hold of a sample of the original. Yesterday I gave it my first full wearing and I was stunned. AdP Colonia...
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, 30 April 08

    Amerigo Vespucci
    Marina Militaire
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 29 April 08

    Acqua di Parma
    Colonia
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    Re: SOTD Monday 28 of April

    Eau d'Italie
    Paestum Rose

    This is such an interesting scent. Sometimes I wear it and find it ordinary and not much more. Other days, like today, I find it a fabulous rose with lots of interesting...
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    Re: Today i bought -- April 2008

    This month I've bought:

    Amerigo Vespucci Marina Militaire - An excellent aquatic fragrance which conjures up images of the open sea and old wooden ships. Simply fantastic!
    Carlo Corinto Vetyver...
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    Trance Essence scents

    I just found this seemingly new house on aus liebe zum duft. Here's the description:



    I think they sound very interesting, especially Abbey Rose, Whyte Rabbit and Genie in a Bottle. They all...
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    Re: SotD Sunday 27th April 2008

    Andy Tauer
    Rêverie au Jardin
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    Re: SotD - Friday, 25 April 2008

    Amerigo Vespucci
    Marina Militaire
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    Re: SOTD ~ Thursday 24th April 2008

    Creed
    Acier Aluminium
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    Re: Most Versatile Creed

    Another vote for OV here. It's just so nice and goes well with both jeans and a t-shirt as well as a suit and tie. So long lasting too.
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 22 April 2008

    Andy Tauer
    L'Air du Désert Marocain
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    Re: SotD .. Wensday 23rd April 2008

    Creed
    Original Vetiver
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    Re: SotD - Monday, 21 April 2008

    Carlo Corinto
    Vetyver
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    Re: SOTD Friday 18th April

    Cerruti
    Nino Cerruti
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, April 16, 2008

    Lalique pour Homme Equus
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 15 April 2008

    Balmain
    Monsieur Balmain
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    Re: SotD .. Thursday 17th April 2008

    Penhaligon's
    Endymion
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    Re: SotD Monday 14th April 2008

    Creed
    Acier Aluminium

    http://www.escentual.co.uk/isroot/Escentual/SiteImages/ProductImages/Acier_Aluminium.jpg
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    Re: SotD - Saturday, April 12, 2008

    Andy Tauer
    Incense Rosé
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    Re: SotD - Thursday, April 10, 2008

    Creed
    Original Vetiver

    http://www.creedfragrances.co.uk/site/files/original_vetiver_0.jpg
  67. Re: Nomination for worst inspiration for a cologne...

    I know he has a cigar in his mouth, but come on, it really looks like he's sucking his index finger. WTH! And how could Nike not sue? :confused:
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, April 9, 08

    Costume National
    Scent Intense
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday, 8 April

    Diptyque
    Opône
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    Re: New Celebrity Scent: Justin Timberlake

    Your last sentence really hits the nail on the head. In my opinion, most fragrance companies are trying to convey and sell an image. What is Justin Timberlake? He's successful, good looking, wealthy...
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    Re: If you could only have one scent...

    I don't think I could ever do with just one scent. Even before my interest accelerated to what it is now I usually had 3-4 scents anyway. That said, if I had to have just one scent it would have to...
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    Re: Number of sprays. What's your record?

    Goodness! I find spraying twice from the small spray sample I got from Malle to be too much. I remember when I first wore it: I sprayed twice or three times and I didn't think I'd ever wear it again,...
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    Re: SOTD Monday, 7 April

    Montale
    Black Aoud
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    Re: Niche Sillage Monsters

    Nobody mentioned L'Air du Désert Marocain yet? It's one of the strongest scents I've tried for sure. Gotta be careful with the spritzer on that one...

    Another one I find really strong is Lorenzo...
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    Re: SOTD - Sunday 6 April 2008

    SotD: Balmain Monsieur Balmain
    SotE: Washington Tremlett Black Tie
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    Re: SotW March 29th to April 4th, 2008

    Good work indeed! This kind of data is always interesting.
  77. Thread: Nice Aquatic

    by RichardK
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    Re: Let's talk about the best Aquatic...

    The best one I've tried is Amerigo Vespucci Marina Militaire. An extraordinary scent which conjures up the image of being aboard an old sea vessel. Wood creaking, the salty water slamming against the...
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    Re: SotD - Friday, 4 April 2008

    SotD: Eau d'Italie Paestum Rose
    SotE: Lalique pour Homme
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    Poll: Re: How Many Bottles In Your Collection ?

    I have about 15, but the collection is expanding of course. I don't see any reason to stop now since I get so much joy out of it. In addition, hearing from friends and coworkers that "you always...
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    Re: SotD ,, Thursday 3 April 2008

    Paco Rabanne
    XS
  81. Re: TOP SECRET: Bond No.9's Euro Series Revealed!

    Hilarious! Also, good job with the bottle, it looks almost real! :D
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    Re: Staying Fresh for a Very Long Time

    I think you should give Monsieur Balmain a try. It can be had for cheap and is an excellent lemon scent with some spicy undertones. I find it to be long lasting, at least for a lemon scent. Don't let...
  83. Re: Thanks Grant and Co for the NEW directory!!!!

    Great work Grant. Keep it up! :thumbsup:
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 1 April 08

    Creed
    Acier Aluminium
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    Re: Fragrance of the day, Monday, March 31

    Lorenzo Villoresi
    Musk
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    Re: SotD .. Monday 24th March 2008

    Creed
    Acier Aluminium
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 25th March 2008

    Andy Tauer
    L'Air du Désert Marocain
  88. Thread: Scent Intense

    by RichardK
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    Re: Scent Intense

    I like it very much, although perhaps I wouldn't recommend it as a blind buy, unless you love tea notes. I, like Dimitri, also find it very long lasting.
  89. Re: Whats the BEST "I Just Got Out of the Shower Fragrance?"

    Both Creed's Original Vetiver and Mugler Cologne leaves me feeling fresh, like I've just taken a shower and by judging from the responses in this thread, I'm not alone. Out of the two, I own OV....
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    Re: SotD - Saturday, 22 March 2008

    Andy Tauer
    L'Air du Désert Marocain
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    Re: SotD - Friday, 21 March 2008

    Czech & Speake
    No. 88
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    Re: SotD - Monday, 17 March 2008

    Creed
    Original Vetiver
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 18 March 2008

    Etat Libre d'Orange
    Charogne
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    Re: SotD .. Friday 14th March 2008

    Lalique pour Homme Equus
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    Re: SotD - Thursday, 13 March 2008

    Divine
    L'Homme Sage
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    Re: SotD .. Wensday 12th March 2008

    Costume National
    Scent Intense
  97. Re: In this thread you will post your next purchase

    Amerigo Vespucci or Idole de Lubin. Vettiveru is very tempting as well since the 125 ml spray bottle is quite cheap (at least when compared to the other two ;))
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 11 March 08

    Creed
    Acier Aluminium
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    Re: SotD Monday 10th March 2008

    Paco Rabanne
    XS
  100. Thread: Smells Cheap.

    by RichardK
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    Re: Smells Cheap.

    I once tried Crown Imperial and found the opening very pleasant. After about ten minutes though, all I could smell was window cleaning fluid. After an hour or two I gave up trying to find any...
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