Search:

Type: Posts; User: Diamond Joe; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds; generated 5 minute(s) ago.

  1. Re: A lounge just for us "Over sprayers" to discuss our SOTD and how many sprays were needed.

    Dude man bro. Theres no justifying overspraying in the overspraying thread. Own your overspraying or get out! :wink:
  2. Replies
    20
    Views
    659

    Re: Your favorite all-natural fragrance

    I have no idea what this has to do with this thread topic, but... yeah. CDNI blows

    nothing else to add, just hoping to learn some more about "natural" frags
  3. Replies
    136
    Views
    5,536

    Re: Best purchase you made in last 6 months?

    *double post
  4. Replies
    136
    Views
    5,536

    Re: Best purchase you made in last 6 months?

    That is an expensive addiction :shocked:

    Also quite an amazing present - someone bought if for you??? That stuff is easily one of the most expensive new releases I've seen. Jeeze. Ombre Nomad...
  5. Sticky: Re: For Beginners: Men + Women: Your Complete and Versatile EIGHT Bottle Wardrobe for $200 Or Less

    Can I reiterate how much I love this stuff?? I've already used half of the bottle that I bought 6 months ago. Buy this juice!
    110456
  6. Replies
    136
    Views
    5,536

    Re: Best purchase you made in last 6 months?

    "Vintage" Royal Oud (pre-release version) 10K01

    and also, a "vintage" bottle of Fahrenheit
  7. Replies
    3,875
    Views
    154,287

    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    This stuff is not in the BN database but I love it. Beautiful violet over a very well done sandalwood with some accompanying cardamom, vanilla, a little bit of apple and some spices. Probably the...
  8. Re: Amouage Jubilation XXV or Amouage Reflection Man

    I think my opinion mirrors that of the BN cognoscenti;

    Jubilation XXV is the better fragrance, period. More regal, more beautiful, more interesting.

    Reflection is the more versatile fragrance....
  9. Replies
    25
    Views
    765

    Re: Aventus the next Cool Water?

    Cool Water is a $50 cologne
    Aventus is a $300 cologne

    that ALONE will keep it from saturating the market. Also, for all its popularity, I also have never even once smelled Aventus on another...
  10. Re: Creed Royal Oud: Are the 4oz bottles any different?

    Glad to hear it worked out. This one is my all-time favorite, hope you enjoy it! :)
  11. Replies
    29
    Views
    777

    Re: What Creed to buy next- serious topic

    +(6?) for Spice and Wood
  12. Replies
    61
    Views
    1,215

    Re: There's a fire, you can take only one.

    Hahaha

    I'd grab my 10K01 Royal Oud and/or my 14L01 Aventus. Probably the "rarest" frags I own.

    That being said, frags would be 3rd on my list of things to grab in fire. First is the cats,...
  13. Replies
    13
    Views
    690

    Re: The hype is real!!!

    EDT or Le Parfum? Totally different fragrances, I'm told the Parfum version is better although I have not tried either as YSL is my least favorite house.

    - - - Updated - - -



    Requisite...
  14. Re: A Niche snob looking for winter fragrances for everyday use

    Jeeze man, your name is Robin Oud, you're looking for a winter frag in the $150 range, you OWN ROYAL OUD already... seems like a no brainer to me!!

    I just put it on and I'm wearing jeans and an...
  15. Re: A Niche snob looking for winter fragrances for everyday use

    I would just wear your Royal Oud. I don't find it too "classy" to wear dressed down, I've worn it with a tee shirt, I've worn it skiing...

    In fact, thats one of the things I love about it, is its...
  16. Re: Creed Royal Oud: Are the 4oz bottles any different?

    That should not be a 120ml bottle. Its a 2018 batch and they went to 100ml bottles in late 2016 if I'm not mistaken. (and I'm not because I have a 120ml 16L01 and a 100ml 17W01)

    2017 and newer...
  17. Re: Houses you want to like but donít - whatís on your list?

    I would say YSL as well. Even Rive Gauche, I struggle to like only because its so popular here and people are constantly putting it in there "best ever" or "one scent to live with lists". I wear it...
  18. Re: Parfums De Marly - Layton - Longevity issues?

    This makes sense to me, why people hate on Layton, because I personally think this scent is amazing. I said this before, but if you were to ask me which scent made me feel most kingly, regal, or...
  19. Re: hi guys . Is this Aventus real or fake ?

    Batch code seems weird to me maybe one of the more experienced Aventians can speak to that
  20. Thread: Only one

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    93
    Views
    6,233

    Re: Only one

    Ha! I see what you did there
  21. Thread: Only one

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    93
    Views
    6,233

    Re: Only one

    Royal Oud. Versatile, timeless, beautiful.
  22. Replies
    411
    Views
    6,877

    Re: Your vintage SOTD 2019

    Does this count as vintage? 2012 Rue Jacques Dulud Herod?
    110043
  23. Replies
    9,954
    Views
    3,227,748

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

    Hehehe I guess so.. if you were to ask what my most complimented frag is overall, its Fahrenheit Parfum by a long shot. Seem to get good reactions almost every time I wear it
  24. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,632

    Re: Hello everyone!

    I'm wondering the same thing - 40 bottles is a very respectable collection! Welcome to you :)
  25. Replies
    815
    Views
    23,649

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Reaching for Eau des Baux a lot here on these crisp fall days
  26. Replies
    9,954
    Views
    3,227,748

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

    "That must be you that smells so good" - girl at the deli counter at the supermarket.

    3 sprays of 14L01 Aventus ~2 hours earlier
  27. Replies
    30
    Views
    844

    Re: Winter Fragrance for Young Adult

    I would second L'Occitane's Eau des Baux. It is not sweet at all, its a spicy, deep, incense/cypress/vanilla scent that is truly magnificent and absolutely worth every penny. And the pennies you'll...
  28. Replies
    133
    Views
    4,392

    Re: How many fragrances do you own?

    I have a pretty decent collection of mostly 5 star (for me) stuff that I love - 25 bottles. That doesnt include about 10 or 12 backup bottles of different frags. I keep them in a cabinet in my...
  29. Replies
    160
    Views
    4,507

    Re: Today I bought October 2019

    Love this list except for the Alien - one of the only fragrances I've ever actually showered to get off my skin. Just did not like that one at all...

    Curious, what did you buy on feeBay that was...
  30. Re: Fragrances you feel wear just perfectly, longevity, sillage, projection...

    2nd this opinion. Royal Oud is the best example of perfect longevity, projection, and sillage. Aventus is similar for me as well in that it lasts a good amount of time, has a nice sized scent bubble...
  31. Replies
    274
    Views
    9,468

    Re: No-Buy October (formerly No-Buy September)

    OK! No buy OCTOBER. I'm IN, for real this time!!!

    (Just bought a boat so probably a good idea to not buy any more fragrances for a month or two anyhow...)
  32. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,331

    Re: What is you favorite Mancera Fragrance?

    1. Cedrat Boise, without a doubt
    2. Red Tobacco
    3. Aoud Vanille

    I have not tried the majority of Mancera's line, however it is at the top of my list of samples to get. Pretty impressed with the...
  33. Replies
    69
    Views
    4,521

    Re: Mancera Red Tobacco love?

    ^ fair enough.

    I don't know why, but I don't get a lot of Tobacco in Oud Malaki. Its more Oud, other wood, spices, and maybe ambergris (or whatever is substituting for it nowadays) to my nose....
  34. Replies
    1
    Views
    279

    Re: Most Worn - September 2019

    Whoops I just found the REAL "most worn" thread :undecided: Don't know how I missed. (Searched "most worn" and Sept 2019 didnt come up, but its RIGHT THERE ON PAGE ONE of this forum) I'm an idiot....
  35. Replies
    1
    Views
    279

    Most Worn - September 2019

    Did not see the thread yet, and I love revisiting what I wore most the previous month and seeing what others wore.. anyhow. Mine:


    1...
  36. Replies
    69
    Views
    4,521

    Re: Mancera Red Tobacco love?

    You don't see any similarities between OUD Malaki and Royal OUD?? :tongue: Really?? I mean, aside from the fact that both are Oud fragrances, they both have other supporting woody notes...
  37. Replies
    61
    Views
    2,780

    Re: Beta Male Scents

    Wow man thats pretty harsh lol.

    Not that I wear it very often, but I own Chrome and I'm pretty solidly in the alpha category. Additionally, I have plenty of taste and individuality. So go F...
  38. Replies
    69
    Views
    4,521

    Re: Mancera Red Tobacco love?

    I adore Oud Malaki, enough to buy a backup bottle (its discontinued) but I personally don't see the similarity between it and Red Tobacco. I think its a closer cousin to Royal Oud (which is my...
  39. Replies
    69
    Views
    4,521

    Re: Mancera Red Tobacco love?

    This fragrance seems to be very polarizing. There's no "like" in here. There's only love and hate

    I personally love it, I think the tobacco note is done so beautifully, and the supporting notes I...
  40. Replies
    11
    Views
    571

    Re: Dak Prescott cologne

    HA! Didn't look too great Sunday against the Saints...
  41. Replies
    9
    Views
    490

    Re: How to find local meetups?

    What?
  42. Re: Scent of the night - what fragrance did you sleep with last night

    My go-to bedtime scent has been Chopard Oud Malaki. For some reason, I just love smelling that stuff while falling asleep
  43. Re: Scent of the night - what fragrance did you sleep with last night

    Can't wait to give that one a wear! I just got a sample set from Rogue with Derviche, Mousse Illuminee, Fougere L'Aube, Tabac Verte, and Le Canotier

    Really looking forward to Tabac Verte and...
  44. Thread: Game Day!

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,401

    Re: Opening Day

    Wearing The One today to watch TB12 dismantle the Bills :tongue:
  45. Replies
    274
    Views
    9,468

    Re: No-Buy September (formerly No-Buy August)

    109492
    Could not walk away from an absolutely amazing price on a 1st year bottle of Fahrenheit parfum from a BNer :(
    and, once you have one, you might as well have a bunch!! so I bought a bottle of...
  46. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,235

    Re: Tell me which P. de Marly I should buy

    yeah, but thats exactly my point. You don't have to pay anywhere near RETAIL to get a PdM frag, its so widely available via discounters. I paid less than half of that for 125ml of Herod. Thats damn...
  47. Re: Fellas.. Tuscan leather or Leather hombre?

    Why would you smell like cocaine if you had been doing it??? its not like weed
  48. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,235

    Re: Tell me which P. de Marly I should buy

    Ok, great bang-for-your-buck house out of the niche houses. Certainly there are better bang for your buck frags and houses, but in the niche world, I think PdM is hard to beat.
  49. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,235

    Re: Tell me which P. de Marly I should buy

    Agree 1000%

    If you were to ask me which fragrance makes me feel the most regal when I'm wearing, the scent that makes me feel like royalty - I would answer Layton. Herod is one of the best tobacco...
  50. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,235

    Re: Tell me which P. de Marly I should buy

    Its probably not, but PdM is readily available for much less than retail from many discounters. I bought 4.2oz Layton BNIB for $169 and Herod for $149. I purchased "vintage" Herod (1st year 2012)...
  51. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,235

    Re: Tell me which P. de Marly I should buy

    I love Layton and Herod, and Oajan is nice too.
  52. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,890

    Re: Help picking a casual versatile fragrance

    My pick from your list would be Montblanc Explorer. Not a big fan of Luna Rossa Carbon, in fact I can't stand that fragrance. Dylan Blue is nice, but Explorer is better.
  53. Replies
    815
    Views
    23,649

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Jealous! Just got a decant ordered and cannot wait to get my nose on it

    I wore Eau des Baux because it seemed appropriate for a chilly fall morning. Love this juice :)
  54. Re: Parfums de Marly Kalan - new Fragrance for 2019

    When I think peppery scent, the first fragrance that pops into mind is Viking, which I'm not a fan of. Have not heard anybody make that comparison though? You compared the pepper note to the one in...
  55. Re: Parfums de Marly Kalan - new Fragrance for 2019

    As usual, loved your review :)

    As a fan of the house, I can't wait to get my nose on it. Come on, one of the decant guys on here has to be getting this soon!!
  56. Replies
    41
    Views
    1,679

    Re: A creamy Woody for winter

    The answer is Creed Royal Oud

    Creamy cedar?? check
  57. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,218

    Re: Dolce & Gabbana The One Alternative

    Have personally never had any performance issues with The One EDP

    Vera Wang smells similar but did not last long on my skin at all. Like, 2 hours and it was GONE. completely. I guess you could...
  58. Re: Channel allure homme sport eau extreme EDT or EDP?

    Ummmm.... so.... do you like the EDP or EDT better? Or do you think that there is no difference
  59. Replies
    815
    Views
    23,649

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Talking about reformulations and poor longevity and all that yesterday, made me long for one of my favorites that I havent worn in awhile...

    Best part about Layton for me is that it doesn't cause...
  60. Re: What fragrance do YOU love but your significant other HATES?!

    My wife despises Bois du Portugal, but she also dislikes BR540, Silver Mountain Water, L'Air du Desert Marocain, and Lonestar Memories. That's fine for BR540, I wouldnt wear that stuff very often...
  61. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,277

    Re: Dior Leather Oud discontinued

    Not a big fan but I'm guessing this is one that grows on you? Definitely a challenging fragrance
  62. Re: What fragrance do YOU love but your significant other HATES?!

    she can tell the difference between an EDP and an EDC on your skin???
  63. Re: Channel allure homme sport eau extreme EDT or EDP?

    Anybody else? Anybody? Bueller?
  64. Re: At the same price, which one of these two do you recommend?

    Herod

    For me, the choice is easy - I love Herod and can't stand the iris "lipstick-y" main note in DH. (Now, if you said Dior Homme Parfum... I might change my answer)
  65. Re: What fragrance do YOU love but your significant other HATES?!

    My wife despises Bois du Portugal which is too bad cause I love it. She said it smells like "old man" among other things... so I only wear that one when she's gone :(
  66. Re: A newbie smells Parfums De Marly for the first time

    Youre tastes pretty much mirror my own with regards to PdM; I love Layton and immediately bought a full bottle. Ditto for Herod. Not a big fan of Pegasus, I didn't like the almond-y note? Not a fan...
  67. Replies
    33
    Views
    1,126

    Re: Challenging fragrances

    Pretty much everything I've put my nose on from January Scent Project
  68. Re: Recommendations for Fragrances with Incense note

    Interlude Man (Amouage) is probably the best incense-centered fragrance
    Jubilation XXV (Amouage) likewise has a pretty strong incense note balanced with blackberry (one of my favorite frags)
    Eau...
  69. Re: A lounge just for us "Over sprayers" to discuss our SOTD and how many sprays were needed.

    Probably about 8-10 sprays of Channel Allure Homme Sport "eau extreme". Not that extreme for me, needs extra sprays :) Do love the smell though
  70. Re: Channel allure homme sport eau extreme EDT or EDP?

    Curious if anyone else can weigh in on this. Love this frag and am wondering what the difference is (if any) between the older "EDT Concentree" and the newer "EDP". Have not heard of any...
  71. Re: Tuscan Leather. Does it deserve the legendary status?

    Thats funny you say that, I have been seeking out vintage 2011/2012 juice specifically because the raspberry note is more pronounced! lol I love it and think it balances out the composition better...
  72. Re: At the same price, which one of these two do you recommend?

    Both.
  73. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,253

    Re: Opinions about l'occitane eau des baux?

    Agree with Brooks on this one. Love it enough to buy a backup bottle, wife loves it (always compliments it whenever I wear it, and she usually doesnt say much), coworkers love it... Really...
  74. Re: Tuscan Leather. Does it deserve the legendary status?

    It does for me, because it was the fragrance that started me down this road of fragrance addiction. Literally, the first expensive, non-designer fragrance I ever bought, and I had always been a...
  75. Replies
    272
    Views
    26,966

    Re: What's on top of your wish-list right now?

    waiting on my fall bonus check to buy:
    Lonestar Memories (back up bottle :) )
    Au Coeur du Desert (wish I had bought this one instead of L'ADDM, turns out I like ACCD better)
  76. Re: Parfums De Marly - Layton - Longevity issues?

    Own and love Layton, and have never had any performance issues with it. Its more or less a beast on me. Pretty sure I have a newer batch too, I bought it BNIB last summer.
  77. Replies
    3,875
    Views
    154,287

    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Enjoying some vintage (2011) Tuscan Leather by Tom Ford.

    Love this juice, as the more pronounced raspberry note make the overall composition much nicer IMO than the modern stuff
  78. Replies
    73
    Views
    1,744

    Re: Looking back....

    Same!
  79. Replies
    65
    Views
    5,364

    Re: NEW Andy Tauer L'Air des Alpes Suisses

    ^ whoops, my mistake. I meant to say Lonestar Memories :embarassed:

    Lonesome Rider IS discontinued (not on the Tauer site anymore anyhow) but I like LM better anyhow
  80. Poll: Re: Tiziana Terenzi Ursa vs. By Kilians Straight To Heaven

    Have not tried both, but I do like Straight to Heaven a lot.
  81. Replies
    65
    Views
    5,364

    Re: NEW Andy Tauer L'Air des Alpes Suisses

    Ah. Good to know, thanks. Had a couple of things I was looking to buy from him anyhow (backup bottle of my current-fave frag Lonesome Rider and possibly ACDD) so it'd be nice to be able to just throw...
  82. Replies
    9,954
    Views
    3,227,748

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

    IDK what it is about that stuff - it gets NO love on here, but women LOVE it. Its literally the ONLY frag my wife comments on every. single. time. I wear it. My sister loves it, the waitress at the...
  83. Replies
    9,954
    Views
    3,227,748

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

    Ha! I got two yesterday from dudes I work with on FP. I've said it before, I'll probably say it again; Fahrenheit Parfum is my most complimented fragrance.
  84. Re: Running out of my 12E01 Aventus, new signature scent or proper replacement?

    Have you tried Lonestar Memories? If you're a fan of that smokey, birch tar smell... you might like it. Hell, you *might* LOVE it, like I do. Tauer describes it as "an ode to birch tar"

    It does...
  85. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,089

    Poll: Re: Creed Royal Oud or Amouage Interlude Man?

    Definitely Royal Oud IMO. much more versatile, and just a better fragrance all around.



    what do you find to be the "right" amount of sprays? this tends to be one I overspray because it is...
  86. Replies
    65
    Views
    5,364

    Re: NEW Andy Tauer L'Air des Alpes Suisses

    Hmmm sounds intriguing. Pretty big Tauer fan, so looks like I'm gonna hafta head over to buy a sample..

    edit: not available on the Tauer website yet?
  87. Replies
    34
    Views
    1,021

    Re: Creed Layering Thread

    Aventus + Royal Oud

    /thread
  88. Re: What fragrances do you hate/make you retch?

    I agree, I like Red Tobacco a lot as well, but Brooks despises it and is quite verbal in his dislike of it. Judging by reviews here and Fragrantica, he is in the minority in that opinion however- the...
  89. Thread: Game Day!

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,401

    Re: Opening Day

    Wearing Fahrenheit for the 1st Monday Night Football doubleheader. If you can't stand the heat....!
  90. Replies
    47
    Views
    2,175

    Re: Dior Privee Eau Sauvage?

    Eau Sauvage is a parfum though (or an EDP anyhow) - this is an EDT
  91. Re: Possible Sticky Thread: Today I got a compliment while wearing:

    Yeah, the "Which Fragrance gets you the most Female Compliments" has pretty much become the "which fragrance got you a compliment today" thread. Although it *has* been kind of restricted to female...
  92. Thread: Game Day!

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,401

    Re: Opening Day

    well thats no fun! why not?
  93. Re: Creed Aventus Clone = Club De Nuit Intense By Armaf ?

    This was my first thought as well. If you can afford Roja, you can afford Aventus. If you can afford Kilian, you can afford Aventus. If you can afford Tom Ford...
  94. Re: Best scent to wear to Kanye West Sunday service

    hahaha this!
  95. Thread: Game Day!

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,401

    Re: Opening Day

    No it was, I was just playing too :lolk:
  96. Thread: Game Day!

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,401

    Re: Opening Day

    It was just a matter of time :rolleyesold:
  97. Poll: Re: Baccarat Rouge 540 Edp or Elysium Pour Homme Parfum Cologne ?

    I like BR540 but struggle to find places to wear it. I think you would get a LOT more use out of the Elysium
  98. Thread: Game Day!

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,401

    Re: Opening Day

    Vikes are looking GOOD this year. I know thats the case every year before the inevitable heartbreak, but... Dalvin Cook is a stud. Vikes *had* the best 1-2 WR tandem in the league (before AB joined...
  99. Thread: Game Day!

    by Diamond Joe
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,401

    Re: Opening Day

    Pats fan here (cue the hate in 3.. 2... :) )

    Wearing Lonestar Memories right now but I'm about to jump in the shower and will switch it up to my favorite frag for the DEFENDING SUPER BOWL...
  100. Re: Versace Eros VS Eau de baux for casual everyday

    Fact: Girls LOVE Eros, for whatever reason.

    I've seen it first hand. (Its the only fragrance my wife compliments EVERY TIME I wear) Taking THAT into consideration, OP - you're in college. GO WITH...
Results 1 to 100 of 466
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000