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    Re: Scent you will always have love for.

    Givenchy Play. The first one that really clicked with both me and my wife. She still loves it, and when I let go of the "chatter" I have internalized about it being generic, I really love the way I...
  2. Re: Worst retailer that you've done business with

    Not fragrance related,but we have had such a bad time with Macy's around a new bed, I feel compelled post. I will never shop there again.
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    Re: Top 5 pepper scents

    VC&A Cologne Noir
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    Re: YSL L'homme Libre alternative?

    Super ginergy on me. My favorite ginger/vetyver combo is Les Nombres d'Or - Vetyver by Mona di Orio
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    Re: MFK Oud, Tiziana Terenzi Lillipur

    PM sent
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    Re: Hugo is sooooo underrated!

    I had one of those small, miniature bottles (5mls?) that come with gift sets from Saphora and such. I tried it three or four times, and really did not care for it. It reminded me of pine kitchen...
  7. Re: Givenchy Play for Men Leather Limited Edition

    I have now worn this three times, and really love it. It very much has a similar heart/structure as play, but a bit more warmth and intensity. Think half way between Play and Play intense, with some...
  8. Re: In general, what would you wear to please others and what for yourself?

    I wear fragrances that please me. That said, if my wife hates something, I don't wear it when I am going to be around her. Also, I am careful about the amount I spray of more intense fragrances if I...
  9. Re: manually putting real oud oil in fragrance fragrance that claim there is oud

    Wow, what a great idea. I have a few MLs of Cambodia Oud Oil I got in Thailand . It is way too intense for me to wear alone- great idea!
  10. Re: Your most loved and hated note in perfumery currently.

    Right with you on the hated; a tie between Iris and Star Anise...rough...

    Love: Amyris wood (MKF Amyris and Givenchy Play.
  11. Re: Came back from vacation, found stuff stolen.

    Off to the Phillipines for six weeks; packed 5 10ml plastic atomizers. :)
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, August 12, 2014

    Bergamotte 22, La Labo
  13. Re: What Cologne Do You Hate to Admit You Like?

    OK, I am ordering it NOW, just for the name :). And yes, I am serious.
  14. Re: What Cologne Do You Hate to Admit You Like?

    CK One. The first fragrance my wife bought me a few years ago to go alone with my ancient bottle of Polo :)
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, August 11, 2014

    Well, searching through for ideas on what to wear, so lets go with this!
  16. Re: what's the percentage of guys who wear any fragnace??

    But why would you not count aftershave or body spay? Yes, they are have less robust longevity and projection, but they are fragrances none the less. Perhaps not good, but there are some fragrances...
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    Re: Halston Z-14 vintage - recent purchase

    Ebay...The Jeff Gordon edition, with the cool toy car..lol..they may be out, but check.
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    Re: Halston Z-14 vintage - recent purchase

    Save some money indeed. I bought two of the vintage bottles this week for 14.00, for 4.2 oz. Tom Ford IC, which I love also, is 225 bucks for 1.7 oz.......Not sure which I like more, in truth, but...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, August 10, 2014

    SOTE: Roja Dove Fetish Pour Homme Been on a Chypre kick...even in the summer..love em'
  20. Re: Citrus/Fresh Scent - lasts long and projects?

    Bergamotte 22 La Labo
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, August 10, 2014

    Bergamote 22- first time, will not be the last!
  22. Re: Casual Shoes - what do you wear, and also please give advice

    For nearly 35 years (and I am not yet 50), I have worn Dr. Martens on more days than not, work or for hanging out. I wear sneakers for working out only, for the most part.
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    Re: L'Oreal - Ruthless Dirty Tricks

    Wow ad hominem central here. A few of you need to read this wiki (not the be all and end all source, but good enough) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ad_hominem
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    Re: Halston Z-14 vintage - recent purchase

    From the general tone of discussions, it seems that the actual amount that is allowed to be used is functionally too little to create the desired effect, thus changing the nature of many perfume. I...
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    Re: Halston Z-14 vintage - recent purchase

    They are form the mid 2000s They are "vintage" in that they contain oakmoss in addition to treemoss. For collectors, an early bottle might be important, for me,it was the juice with oakmoss.

    Been...
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    Re: Halston Z-14 vintage - recent purchase

    Well, today I received my "Jeff Gordon Special Edition Carton" of z-14. This is fantastic stuff. It actually reminds me of a split the middle between Italian Cypress, and dare I say, Chypre...
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    Re: SOTD: August 9, 2014

    Cologne Noir (2009)
    by Van Cleef & Arpels
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    Re: The Darkest Day In Fragrance History...

    Plus plus...I like the stuff, but come on now...
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    Re: Need a Powerhouse

    Is this a scent that needs to be bought in before a reformulation, due to oakmoss?
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    Re: L'Oreal - Ruthless Dirty Tricks

    While my sentiments, in terms of the topic, are more in line with David's, the main immoral or unethical behavior I see here is his behavior toward other posters. Moderators, please review his...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, August 8, 2014

    Gucci PH II
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    Re: Need a Powerhouse

    In another direction, Caron 3rd Man or Yatagon.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, August 7, 2014

    Showed after a walk with the dog, so ADG Essenza now.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, August 7, 2014

    Michael for Men (2001)
    by Michael Kors

    Not digging this today...
  35. Sticky: Re: New men's giveaway thread, no requests, no hogs allowed. August 2014

    PM me your address, and I will send it! Make sure to do so ASAP, leaving the country mid next week.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday,August 6, 2014

    For my birthday, Memoir Man. Two small sprays and its lasts all day.
  37. Sticky: Re: New men's giveaway thread, no requests, no hogs allowed. August 2014

    Its my birthday, so how about I give something away!

    First board member in the COUS, who swears they love The Dreamer, and posts this declaration here (not in a PM) gets it! It, btw, being an 85%...
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    Re: Invasion Barbare or Italian Cypress ?

    Based on this discussion, I bought the Jeff Gordan version (comes with a little Car on top, gee!) of Z-14 for $13.99. Seems like this should be the Oak moss version, but if not, it will go onto the...
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    Re: Invasion Barbare or Italian Cypress ?

    I have been sitting on this comment for a couple of days, as I really do not related to this at all.. To me, TF IC is a big, brooding, modern take of a 70s powerhouse. It is not dirty, but I would...
  40. Thread: M7 Fresh

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    Re: M7 Fresh

    You totally missed out. An amazing fragrance to me; a summer scent with incredible depth.
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    Re: What fragrance matches your occupation ?

    Concept approved- I now need a sample.
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    Re: The "I don't get it" thread

    GIT- horrible sour mess, at least on my skin
    The Dreamer-perhaps the worst substance I have ever smelled.

    Guys using sexist and misogynist language on a perfume site, I mean, "Como on, man."
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    Re: Invasion Barbare or Italian Cypress ?

    Two I actually love. I have IB, and want IC. Both stunning.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, August 4, 2014

    Tommy Bahama for Men (2005)
  45. Re: Casual/romantic evening designer fragrance for age 30+

    Lanvin Avant Garde is great. I also like the Givenchy Play Intense recommendation; a lovely sent that I find more versatile than some do hear. I am on the fence with La Nuit. There are days when I...
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    Re: What fragrance matches your occupation ?

    Ck Truth for this college professor....too bad I never have even heard of it? And silly me thought it would be MDCI Chypre Palatin.
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    Re: Traveling for six weeks: what to take?

    Great advice so far, thanks. I am not very curious about ELDO Fils de Dieu. I won't get to try any before I leave, but it is not on the list. I do like the idea of taking a bit more variety than my...
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    Re: Traveling for six weeks: what to take?

    Sorry, typing when I am l sleepy leads to sloppiness. Yes, Neroli Portofino.
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    Re: Traveling for six weeks: what to take?

    TF NF, 10mls is will be coming along. I know some think it is heavy in the humidity, but that one is a EDC style that works very well for me in the heat, when applied sparingly :).

    Also thinking...
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    Traveling for six weeks: what to take?

    I am going to be traveling in the Philippines for six weeks; very excited. I am going to bring 5 10ml decants. Without knowing what I have, what criteria would you use? All summer scents? (its hot)....
  51. Re: FALL/WINTER fragrance recommendations for 16 year old?

    Lanvin Avant Guarde. A wonderful all around winter scent, 20 bucks ish....
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    Re: Top 5 fav. current fragrances in rotation

    Really don't do much of a rotation, although perhaps a good idea. Current top five.

    TF Neroli Portofino
    MDCI Invasion Barbare
    Givnechy Play
    M7 Fresh
    And oddly enough...Dunhill 51.3, my...
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    Re: Trailer park scent

    The Dreamer- spells like the polyester couch of a smoke infested trailer.
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    Re: Fruity opening, woods in the drydown

    Answering my own question with my scent of the day: M7 Fresh.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, August 1, 2014

    M7 Fresh.
  56. Poll: Re: L'eau D'Issey By Issey Miyake vs. Aqua Di Gio

    As others have suggested, ADG Essenza might be your best options. Really a very nice scent, and it lasts at least 6 hours on me, with solid projection.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I am sure I just had a more social day than you did ;)
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    Re: First World Problem

    I for one understood what you meant. Some of the responses here have been fairly snaky and petty; unfortunate.
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    Re: Bruckner Aoud 1 =====> Osswald Oud 1

    What he said :)
  60. Re: Inexpensive but alluring summer fragrance?

    This..and very cheap online, Dunhill 51.3- I keep plugging it, as it is so cheap, and so unique.
  61. Re: Lots of Niche and Some Designer for Swap!

    Bump.
  62. Re: I sorta like the smell of stale beer am I the only one with weird smell/odor interest?

    This is strange and hilarious. When I saw the title for this thread, I came on here to write exactly this!
  63. Re: Versace The Dreamer considered one of the best of all time?

    To me, the only one more disgusting than this is Orange Man. I hate everything about it.
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    Re: Stuck In My Search...

    Givenchy Play Intense?
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Three for me on TF NP.
  66. Re: Looking for some suggestions for unique yet versatile frags

    Sounds to me like Gucci Homme 2 to the rescue.
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    Re: 2 Word Reviews

    Mercy, lol.
  68. Re: Need help choosing a blind buy between these similar smelling colognes

    Hanae Mori HiM
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    Re: 2 Word Reviews

    Orange Man- Shoot Me
    Nostalgia- More bullets
    Chyre Palatin- Pure elegance
  70. Re: Givenchy Play for Men Leather Limited Edition

    Won it about a half hour ago. Did not think I was going to win it at 35bucks plus shipping ($9 from Canada, fair enough), but glad I did. Will post a review ASAP.
  71. Givenchy Play for Men Leather Limited Edition

    I just bid and won this on ebay. I was actually sort of shocked, as it went for $45.00 with shipping, not bad given it does seem hard to find. Not one I imagine is a risk of counterfeit, as it really...
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    Re: Hot summer boat party fragrance...

    New- Bergamotto Marino; wore is last night, and it is just a wonderful easy summer scent, with some depth
    Neroli Portifino- too expensive, but not that bad on splits.
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    Re: Good cheapish cologne recommendations?

    Plus 1 on Rochas Man- great scent, great longevity- go easy on the trigger.]
    Dunhill 51.3- not one that is well know, but under 20 bucks online, and a great sandalwood dry down. Totally unique...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, July 25th, 2014

    Givenchy Play Intense Givenchy for men
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Osswald Oud 1
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    Re: After the Oud fad dies out, then what?

    Or maybe not first, or second or...
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/382902-Fruity-opening-woods-in-the-drydown?highlight=
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    Re: Bond No.9 - what is full bottle worth?

    The one's that I liked bests were Coney Island, Sax 5th Ave. for Men, and New Haarlem. Out of the 15 or so I have tried, these are the only ones that I would even want. Whether or not they are worth...
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    Re: Help me spend a gift card at Sephora

    Gucci Pour Homme II

    I am also a fan of all the Givenchy Play series; check them out. Woody, vetiver, citrus; some poeple find them "common" but I think they are very nice.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Homme by Ligne St Barth. A mossy/fern citrus; pretty nice really.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    SOTE: Mona di Orio Les Nombres d`Or Vetyver
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    L'Artisan Parfumeur Fou d'Absinthe‎
  82. Re: Best sandalwood-based scent available at a department store?

    Chanel Egoiste, followed by Allure EB (Sandalwood on the dry down).
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, July 21, 2014

    SOTD: MFK Amyris Homme
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    Re: Dirty scent

    Yup.
  85. Re: How do you feel about the Ramon Monegal house?

    I actually have Ambre Luna, an think it is an excellent, spicy amber. Sadly, it is not my style, so it may go up for swap at some point again.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, July 20, 2014

    MDCI-Chypre Palatin
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    Re: Good and cheap

    51.3 is a great scent- a lovely dry down of Sandalwood. The rhubarb top notes are fun; its been my choice, along with the Lanvin you mentioned, as cheapies to recommend.
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    Re: Top 10 Cheapies!

    Caron Third Man
    Lanvin Avant Garde
    Dunill 51.3
    Rochas Man
    Diesel Plus Plus

    Five, not ten, but ones that are certainly worth having in any collection, IMHO.
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    Re: Vampire church incense suggestions

    Sancti, for sure.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, July 19, 2014

    Let's make it two.
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    Re: allure homme edition blanch

    What a cool comparison. I really liked Unknown Pleasures a lot- it really does a similar lemon/sandalwood experience as AEB. I will do a side by side testing, as I have a bottle of the Chanel, and...
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    Re: Are the Cheapies Really Worth It?

    I actually don't have that many cheapies, but the few I have I really like. I would not blind buy, for the most part, as having a lot of bottles around makes me feel like I don't enjoy what I love as...
  93. Re: What designer fragrance would you wear to a rodeo?

    Plus one on Yatagan. Cheap too!
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, July 17, 2014

    After a shower, a change. Dunhill 51.3. This one is so cheap, never talked about, and really very nice. Rhubarb/citrus opening, and it drys down to a nice vanilla/sandalwood.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, July 17, 2014

    Van Cleef and Arpel, Cologne Noire
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    Re: Have you ever thrown bottles away?

    Bought a knock off of ADG at the dollar store (yes, for one dollar). It smelled so horribly toxic, that I cold not think of another persona I knew wearing it. Tossed it.
  97. Re: Suggest a niche house / frag for me to jump into!

    Great suggestions so far. From MFK, I would add Oud and Amyris wood- both super classy, as that is the word thrown on- it applies here. Second on MDCI, IB, and I would at Cyphre Palatin- perhaps my...
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    Re: Niche date scent

    Frapin Humaniste
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    Re: Fragrances where spray count is huge!

    Thanks!!! And thanks for the great replies so far!
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    Fragrances where spray count is huge!

    Note- it should read, spray count. Lesson, don't start threads when half asleep.

    While all fragrances are sensitive to how much you spray, it seems to me that some are particularly sensitive the...
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