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  1. Australian members - samples and testers from Heavenly Perfumes..

    Hey all, I've been busy as hell but I just spoke to Heavenly Perfumes and I've been given quite a comprehensive list to look through so I thought I might as well share some of them with you guys..
    I...
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    Re: SotD - Saturday 1 Mar 08

    L'Artisan Mandarine Tout Simplement
  3. Australian members - you're in luck for samples and testers..

    Hey guys, I've been busy as hell but I just spoke to Heavenly Perfumes and I've been given quite a comprehensive list to look through so I thought I might as well share some of them with you guys.....
  4. Re: Are fragrances volatile to plastic containers?

    I did used to have fragrance samples sort of melt the plastic sample containers, but this was a long time ago before I started keeping my fragrances far away from the light, and window.. =P
    So it...
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    Re: SotD - Friday 14 Dec 07

    Hello peeps... ! I'm back...!

    Today I'm wearing Creed's Silver Mountain Water..
  6. Re: Luckyscent - International Shipping & Purchases (Your Experiences)

    Hey nsamadi, as I've stated I still haven't heard about the shipping of my bottles yet.. Maybe its the particular stock that's holding it up... I wouldn't know.. Hopefully they'll let me know soon...
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    SOTD Thursday 22nd of November 2007

    I know it's a little early today, I'm off to my final paper of my last semester of my final university year.. I'll be a qualified molecular biotechnologist..! I'll be wearing...
    Escada Sentiment For...
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    Re: Why I want to become a perfumer (Reason 1)

    What a beautiful and lukewarm experience that must've been..



    LOL
  9. Re: Luckyscent - International Shipping & Purchases (Your Experiences)

    Same with me, the first time I ordered a few samples, as soon as I received an email telling me it was shipped I got it in 6 days..

    However, I placed my second order for 2 CdG's and have yet to...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 21 November

    Hermes Eau d'Orange Verte
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday 21 Nov 07

    Hermes Eau d'Orange Verte
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    Re: How often do you go without fragrance?

    Seems to be the general consensus, not wearing a scent only when feeling sick...



    Hope you get well soon mate..!
  13. Re: What is it with younger people and compliments!!!!

    My opinion is that if you're confident enough about your masculinity, you shouldn't worry about how something you said like complimenting someone will make women avoid you, be less attracted to you...
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    Re: question the cold:fragrant fridge

    As far as I've read around, all it says is if you're keeping it in the fridge, make sure its not too cold, which is why I guess wine coolers might be the perfect temperature..
    Then again there's...
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    Re: How to apply sample without spray

    As Prince Barry does, I just dab them on my wrist, neck... etc., unless it smells really good to waste a perfectly good plastic atomizer on.. :D
  16. Re: What is it with younger people and compliments!!!!

    I find the same thing... I'm 22 and I always compliment someone who smells good regardless of their sex.. I spend so much time with uni mates at such close proximities, and I rarely get compliments.....
  17. Thread: Young noob

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    Re: Young noob

    gday mate.. I reckon if you like your CK Crave you would like L'eau D' Issey PH..

    ps: Welcome to Basenotes..!
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    Re: 2,000 Posts as of Today

    Congrats mate.. =)
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    SOTD Tuesday 20th November 2007

    Comme des Garcons Sherbet Series: Rhubarb
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    Re: Aqua Di Gio -vs- L'Eau D'Issey pour Homme

    Issey definitely..
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    Re: More Cheap Scent Purchases

    Whereabouts in Melbourne are you getting these prices mate..?
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    Re: Chandler Burr on civet...

    Rofl...! :D:D
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    Re: Chandler Burr on civet...

    Oh, I dunno.. if its strong I might need some sugar... lol..
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    Re: How often do you go without fragrance?

    Rarely would not have a fragrance.. I usually put my SOTD on whether or not I'm going out, and if I work out come the evenings they're usually faded away..

    If I'm unwell though I usually forego...
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    Re: Chandler Burr on civet...

    Wow, it's like a natural coffee machine... :D:D:D
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    Re: Today I bought (November 2007)

    CdG Sherbet Series Rhubarb arrived today... Oh joy..!
  27. Re: I need your help ladies..(17 year old)

    I would highly recommend Armani Code, its got a very classy subtle citrus scent.. Not too overpowering, smells great with great longevity...

    Also while you're at it you might want to give Paul...
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    Re: Chandler Burr on civet...

    Just saw bizarre foods on Discovery travel yesterday, and they were drinking coffee in Vietnam made from civet..
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    Re: SotD - Monday 19 Nov 07

    CdG Sherbert Series Rhubarb
  30. Re: Fragrance for a special situation (anatomy lab)

    How interesting... Russet apples, i would never have thought...




    Sorry......
  31. Re: Fragrance for a special situation (anatomy lab)

    I still get that churning in my gut when I imagine the smell of formaldehyde and the dried up person on front of me... If I recall, the worst part was the wet lab sessions during the reproductive...
  32. Re: Fragrance for a special situation (anatomy lab)

    I'm not too sure but maybe something like Comme des Garcons Odeur 53..?

    Shycat might have hit the nail on the head here with the Incense line from CdG or going for spicy fragrances, as they might...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 18 Nov 2007

    Sampling Creative Universe Element of Surprise
  34. Re: Fragrance for a special situation (anatomy lab)

    You can try spraying something, but I remember going into anatomy labs and getting a really weird mix of my SOtD and the formaldehyde from the cadavers... Maybe something really fresh and neutral..? ...
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    Re: I cannot keep my fragrances.. I'm so sad

    If you favor them all (with shared memories and all..), wouldn't that mean that on some level you need them...? And when you say keep I'm assuming you're saying you can't keep your wardrobe at its...
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    Re: SotD - Saturday 17 Nov 07

    Acqua di Parma Blue Mediterraneo Arancia di Capri
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    Re: Phuket... Choice of fragrances...?

    Thanks guys... Actually I do have a few decants all ready to go, including Eau Fraiche, CK One Summer 2007 and Happy...
    I'll definitely look into the others before I go...


    cheers mate, I will.....
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    Re: ck's summer variations

    CK Eternity is not a bad one, and the summer is quite nice as well but I definitely prefer the CK One Summers over the Eternitys..

    CK One 2007 is my favourite so far... I actually found quite...
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    Re: the 'next level'

    Gday mate..! Welcome to Basenotes...!
    Whereabouts in Australia are ya..?
    Serge Lutens is definitely a house you should look into.. if you're anywhere near a mecca cosmetics store, I think they're...
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    Re: Your top 3 favourite unisex fragrances

    Acqua di Parma Blu Mediterraneo - Arancia di Capri
    Acqua di Parma Blu Mediterraneo - Fico di Amalfi
    Serge Lutens Datura Noir

    :D
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    Re: How many fragrances?

    I'm gonna say variety as well, and go with the popular 10; at least... In my case, when I reach 10, I felt it just wasn't enough.. Recently I found the scent I'm truly passionate about - citrus.. I...
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    Re: SotD - Thursday 15 Nov 07

    Comme des Garcons Series 5 - Sherbert: Rhubarb
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    Re: Lend a fellow BN'er a hand...

    Hey Dimitri, sadly most of the perfumeries here haven't even heard of it... I'll let you know though if I do come across it.. =)
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    Re: My cat hates perfume !

    I'm not sure if they're supposed to like it, but I think a cats sense of smell is like 14 times stronger than humans... So scents would be quite potent for them...?? That's my logic anyway... :D
    ...
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday 14 Nov 07

    Today I'm sampling..
    Mandarine by Il Profumo

    I think I've discovered my truly favourite note in... Citrus notes - mainly mandarin, tangerine, lemon and orange..
  46. Re: Please give more reviews for this Acqua di Parma scent...

    It's a hell of a bargain mate... a 60ml bottle of AdP Blue Mediterraneo costs about $90 AUD at my local perfumery... :)
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    Re: Which one guys!?

    I'd go for Be as well... Just has more character than One...
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    Re: Go Unisex

    I do hope whatever my choice of scent I do not attract this particular crowd...:D
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    Re: Melbourne, Australia

    I think I'm a little jealous... :(
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    Re: How many sprays is one sample vial worth?

    Welcome to Basenotes.. :D
    I'd agree with jillsy.. I recently acquired approximately 1 ml samples I think (it was 1/32 oz) from lucky scent and I go through about a third to half of the whole thing...
  51. Re: How do you choose the fragrance your going to wear?

    Usually by how I feel, or how I want to feel really... I like to think that the scent I choose can make my day better, be it a bad day or a good day... =)

    Rarely blindfolded.. :P I don't want to...
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    Phuket... Choice of fragrances...?

    I'll be leaving for Phuket soon for post uni holidays with a couple of mates... I haven't been there before so I wouldn't know how its gonna be like.. Hopefully, pina coladas and mai tais under the...
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday 13 Nov 07

    Today I'm sampling
    Comme des Garcons Series 1: Calamus
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    Re: My Latest Compliment.....

    Nice... It's always good to know making the effort to smell nice is appreciated... =)
  55. Re: Please give more reviews for this Acqua di Parma scent...

    Sorry I totally left that out of the answer... LOL... Yes, I do.. I like it very much actually.. My experience is limited with mossy sort of scents, but this was very nice in my opinion... I would...
  56. Re: Please give more reviews for this Acqua di Parma scent...

    I just tried this other day.. I've tried three of the four fragrances from the Blu Mediterraneo line.. Arancia di Capri, & Fico di Amalfi happen to be my favourites, I really enjoy how fresh they...
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    Re: Applying Armani Code? What.......?

    Doesn't change much for me actually for anything.. 1 spray to the chest, 1 to the base of the neck, and a little behind the ears...
    Armani tends to last pretty well one me..
  58. Re: Uni student looking for a fresh, first time fragrance

    Welcom to Basenotes..!

    I second Ralph by Ralph Lauren... It's fresh with light floral and citrus notes and has incredible longevity.. I think it would be extremely suitable for you as well, most...
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    Re: Basenotes addiction anyone..?

    Not in the least..! :D
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    Re: Clean, not "trying too hard"

    Nice, Un Jardin Sur Le Nil is, well as mikeperez puts it, sublime...

    Regarding the 1881 smelling like linen I've never really gotten that... I would say its a lightly floral, fresh scent, my nose...
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    Re: Clean, not "trying too hard"

    Here's another vote for Un Jardin Sur Le Nil...

    While I'm at it, what about Cerruti 1881 Pour Femme... It's clean, fresh and beautifully subtle...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Scents

    Finally got round to it.. :)

    http://i238.photobucket.com/albums/ff204/chimera188/WholeWardrobe.jpg
    The cabinet is in my wardrobe, so I can keep the light out.. :D
    I've got 4 tiers, the first to...
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    Re: How would you like to be recognized...

    I'm quite sure I'm Camp A, and most of the time I choose the right fragrances... But I'm still learning.. :D
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    Re: SOTD - Saturday 10 Nov 2007

    Clinique Happy for Men
  65. Re: Are you put off by some women's fragrances because of their packaging?

    Evening (well over here it is) ladies,

    If I'm allowed to chime in (there are only so many topics over at the boys board.. :P)....
    I think if a fragrance smells really nice, I'd like to think that...
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    Re: Post A Picture of Your Scents

    That's a hell of a collection mate.. :)
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    Poll: Re: Suggestions:Which is the best?

    I've only tried NR, Gucci PH & Colonia, but NR is a definite winner I think..
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    Re: Ever wonder...

    I bought a few fragrances blind when I first joined BN, but along the way (of about a month.. lol) I realised that its not as simple as reading about whats in it, and thinking I might like it... I ...
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    Re: SotD - Friday 9 Nov 2007

    AdP Blu Mediterraneo Arancia di Capri
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    Re: Decant spay bottles - where to find?

    Regarding buying from Accessories for Fragrances, I just got my atomizers in the mail yesterday (ordered last week), and the next time I get it I'll definitely order it from here...

    I ordered...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday Nov.8 2007

    Ralph Lauren Polo Black
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday 7 Nov 07

    Serge Lutens Datura Noir
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    Re: New to Basenotes

    Welcome to Basenotes..! :D

    What'd you buy..??
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday 6 Nov 07

    Clinique Happy for Men
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    Re: Hello! New here!

    Hello Rich,
    Welcome to Basenotes!

    I second Versace Man Eau Fraiche & Armani Code... I think they are quite easily likable fragrances.. chad278's right about Eau Fraiche, definitely not your run...
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    Re: monday sniff-a-thon: some mini reviews

    I'm quite anxious for the samples actually, and I can't wait to smell them, I ordered:
    - Mare by Beth Terry Creative Universe
    - Element of Surprise by Beth Terry Creative Universe
    - Citron Citron...
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    Re: monday sniff-a-thon: some mini reviews

    Hey chad..! Interesting reviews.. :) I think I may share the same view with you on CdG Avignon...
    And your post has sort of put me at ease as well, as I just ordered quite a few samples from...
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    Re: The.... "J" word...

    I'm quite fond of Joop Go!... =)
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    Re: SotD - Monday 5 Nov 07

    Serge Lutens Datura Noir
  80. Re: Do you ever need to take a break from sniffing?

    I can usually take only about 4 or 5 scents when testing at dept stores.....
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    Re: How to get samples at dept stores?

    I usually just ask, and rarely have problems getting them... Although if I did spend they're definitely more generous..
    In Australia, I've had a better history with David Jones in getting samples,...
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    Re: The 10 Levels Of Junky-ism

    I'm quite sure I'm a late 6 but it might be progressing to level 7 of Junky-ism..
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    Re: SOTD - Sunday 4 November

    On this beautiful sunny day, I'm sampling
    Bvlgari Eau Parfumée au Thé Verte
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    Re: What is the Perfect Winter Scent?

    What about Paul Smith London, definitely reminds me of winter...
    And Armani Code always makes me feel like I'm wrapped in warmth on cold winter nights..
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    Re: Comme des Garcons - To begin...

    Thanks guys... Yeah I'll definitely give Incense series a few more sniffs.. And of course the Red Series...

    As with Malmaison, I'm not sure how readily available it is here, but I'll try and find...
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    Re: Today I bought (November 2007)

    Serge Lutens' Datura Noir...
    The projection is amazing with this.. Think I might have oversprayed a tad bit...
    Getting whiffs of it every few minutes... Sometimes its floral, sometimes its gourmand...
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    Re: SotD - Saturday 3 Nov 07

    Serge Lutens Datura Noir...
    OMG I'm in Love..!!!!
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    Re: Comme des Garcons - To begin...

    Hey guys... Thanks for the recommendations...!
    I just got back from the city, with heavy disappointment.. :(
    Went to this only store that stocks CdG, and turns out they only had a few for me to...
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    Re: SotD - Friday 2 Nov 07

    Versace Man Eau Fraiche.. :D
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    Re: Silver Mountain Water notes?

    I read somewhere saying it has violet, musk, hesperidia and patchouli as well..
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    Re: J.p. Gaultier Fleur Du Male ??

    I got a sniff of this a few weeks ago... I actually found the floral notes really strong... Then again I just started exploring floral notes and have yet to understand their complexity... But I don't...
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    Comme des Garcons - To begin...

    Seeing the top 5 CdG thread totally convinced me... I've been wanting to delve into the CdG world of fragrances for a while now... So I've decided to head out to the city tonight and hopefully sample...
  93. Re: Are you actually attracted to women by fragrance?

    I'll agree with what most people are saying here, and that is the smell isn't what makes me attracted to them.. It makes me more attracted to them if thats what it is..

    I can't say it doesn't play...
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    Re: The great decanting exercise

    Welcome to Basenotes...!

    It's all so neat and organized..! lol... Nice..!
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    SOTD Thursday 1st of November

    For my final day of the semester..

    YSL L'Homme Summer Fragrance :D

    Have a nice day everyone..!
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday 31 Oct 07

    Paris Hilton for Men
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    Re: Fragrance sprint

    My first ever fragrance I think was Tommy Freedom, which I wore for about 6 months, then it was a streak of CK one, CK be and AdG.. each lasting at least 3 or 4 months..

    Since about 2 years ago, I...
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    SOTD Tuesday 30th of October

    Versace Man Eau Fraiche
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    Re: SotD - Monday 29 Oct 07

    CK One Summer 2007
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    Re: SotD - Sunday 28 Oct 07

    Escada Sunset Heat
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