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    Re: Your Vintage SOTD - 2020

    Pour un Homme (1934)

    Bergamot, Lavender, Rosemary, Lemon
    Rose, Rosewood, Sage, Cedarwood
    Amber, Oakmoss, Musk, Tonka bean, Civet, Vanilla
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    Re: Ensar oud crime & punishment

    I'd like to fuck off with this thread. I'm just looking for Ensar to make some great smelling things.

    Ensar, relax and have fun, man!
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    Re: Your Vintage SOTD - 2020

    Le Troisieme Homme

    Woman at the bank followed me around and told me I smelled really good, "like pipe tobacco" she said.
  4. Thread: Luca Turin Cult

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    Re: Luca Turin Cult

    The profound levels of ignorance and misinformation in these threads are staggering. It feels like I must be witnessing the lowest levels of consciousness at a T**** rally.

    Thanks, Luca, as always...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    That's some good news.
  6. Re: What fragrances do YOU find backup bottle worthy?

    * Older formulations for most of them

    Sycomore EDT
    Patou pour Homme vtg
    Mouchoir de Monsieur vtg
    Balenciaga pour Homme
    Pour un Homme vtg
    Pour Monsieur vtg
    Habit Rouge vtg
    Yohji Homme vtg
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Boring

    Gives him time and money to work on something better.
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    Re: Ensar oud crime & punishment

    Compared to Ensar Oud, Russian Adam is Jacques Guerlain.

    Hopefully the new one is better, but Tigerlust is a genuine pile of crap.
  9. Re: Which classic fragrances are still worth buying the current version of?

    Bullshit.

    New Pour Monsieur is a confused metallic lemon rind cologne. That fresh chypre is impossible to maintain and it's been dead for years.
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    Re: Best Guerlain ever ....

    Mouchoir de Monsieur
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    Re: Mangled: names of your favorites

    Internude Man
    Breath of Cod
    Lapitup pour Homme
    Lonestar Mammaries
    Attrape-Coors
  12. Re: Best Fragrances Of All Time! (enjoy and never tire of).

    * Older formulations for most of them

    Sycomore EDT
    Patou pour Homme vtg
    Mouchoir de Monsieur vtg
    Balenciaga pour Homme
    Pour un Homme vtg
    Pour Monsieur vtg
    Habit Rouge vtg
    Yohji Homme vtg
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    Re: Ensar oud crime & punishment

    Many great perfumers have not been well-liked, at times hated.

    I just wanna know if the fragrance is any good.
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    Re: Salted Green Mango

    Wish is was true. I had to buy Mriga directly from Prissana. Shipping was $40 from Thailand. Be here in ten days he said. Got a few samples including Salted Green Mango. Looking forward to it.
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    Re: Your Vintage SOTD - 2020

    Early-90's L'Heure Bleue EDT

    Had it for a long time, never liked wearing it. Today is spicier, woodier than ever. Almost reminds me of a masculine fragrance I don't remember. Mega-type fragrance,...
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    Re: Parfum Prissana discussion threadynthetic

    I'm just hoping it's good. ;-)
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    Re: Parfum Prissana discussion threadynthetic

    ........
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    Re: Parfum Prissana discussion threadynthetic

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    Bought it.

    So many deer around my property lately. It just feels right. Paid for Express shipping. Always interesting to watch the tracking coming from places like Thailand.
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    Re: Parfum Prissana discussion threadynthetic

    Thanks Diamondflame,

    How sweet is Mriga?
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    Re: Rank all the Dior scents

    Forgot to add Cuir Cannage:

    Dior Homme
    Eau Sauvage
    Jules
    Fahrenheit
    Cuir Cannage
    Leather Oud
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    Re: Best from DIPTYQUE PERFUMES?

    Virgilio
    L’Autre
    L’Eau
    Philosykos
    L’Ombre dans l’Eau
    Opone
    L’Eau Trois
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    Re: Rank all the Dior scents

    Dior Homme
    Eau Sauvage
    Jules
    Fahrenheit
    Leather Oud
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    Re: Your Vintage SOTD - 2020

    Yohji Homme (Patou)

    Jean-Michel Duriez & Jean Kerleo

    Lavender, Bergamot, Coriander, Anise, Sage
    Rosewood, Cinnamon, Carnation, Licorice, Geranium, Iris
    Cedar, Sandalwood, Vetiver, Tonka...
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    Re: I hate geranium.

    The suburban upheaval of nostalgia for small town certainties.
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    Re: Parfum Prissana discussion threadynthetic

    ...
  26. Re: Versace L'Homme is stunningly good - does anyone else love it love it?

    Used to like it. Sold two vintage bottles, have some left. It's very good but I soon found it loud and annoying, soggy. Wore it a few weeks ago and had to remove it. Well made and smells great for...
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    Re: Parfum Prissana discussion thread

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    Re: 36 and still no signature scent

    Lucky you. The whole idea is absurd.
  29. Thread: Haxan Prissana

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    Haxan Prissana

    Haxan Prissana
  30. Re: Who are some of the most important/greatest perfumers to know?

    Francois Coty
    Ernest Beaux
    Jacques Guerlain
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    Re: Favourite leather fragrance

    Vintage Knize Ten
    Vintage Tabac Blond
    Vintage Bel Ami
    Vintage Cuir de Russie
    Vintage Or Black
    Patchouli 24
    Antiquity
    Skive
    Eau d'Hermes
    Cuir Mauresque
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    Re: FAVORITE CHANEL perfume men ?

    Sycomore EDT
    Egoiste
    Bois Noir
    Egoiste Cologne Concentree
    Pour Monsieur (vintage)
    Antaeus
    Boy Chanel
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Excellent news. Don't drop it on that tile. :-)
  34. Thread: Vulgar

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    Re: Vulgar

    Balenciaga Talisman is excellent.
  35. Thread: Top 3 now.

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    Re: Top 3 now.

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    Sycomore EDT
    No. 88
    Antiquity
  36. Re: what are you favorite vintage leathers from days of yore?

    Good ones.
    _________

    I only really wear v Knize Ten and v Bel Ami, but all of these are good. I always forget how good v Cabochard is. I should buy a small bottle of the parfum just to smell it...
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    Re: Favorite Leather Fragrances!!!!

    Vintage Knize Ten
    Vintage Tabac Blond
    Vintage Bel Ami
    Vintage Cuir de Russie
    Vintage Or Black
    Patchouli 24
    Antiquity
    Skive
    Eau d'Hermes
    Cuir Mauresque
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    Re: Chanel Sycomore EDT vs EDP

    Vetiver Tonka is good enough, but it's too sweet, and that annoying nuttiness is more than I can handle.
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    Re: Chanel Sycomore EDT vs EDP

    +1

    But you meant to say they took the smoke out of the EDT. :-)

    While still recognizable as Sycomore, the EDT and EDP might as well be different fragrances. Among other things, the EDT's earthy...
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    Re: Your Vintage SOTD - 2020

    Good one.
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    Re: Why do some people hate fragrance this much?

    Because people wear too much of it and most of it smells like shit.
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    Re: Chanel Egoiste vs Bois des Iles

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    The drydowns are similar but the fragrances aren't alternatives.

    Vintage Egoiste is one of the best masculine fragrances ever made. As warm, elegant, complex, deep, woodsy, herbal with...
  43. Re: Does It Bother You When People You Like Mock Cologne In General?

    It's unlikely that anyone around me would do that, and even though he has some great guests on his show I’m just glad I haven’t permanently lowered my level of consciousness by watching too much Joe...
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    Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Amazing what kind of hybrids you can get from unexpected combinations.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Qty.
    Name
    Giftwrap
    Price



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    Areej Le Dore - Inverno Russo Extrait de Parfum - 50mlwrite a review
    No
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    Re: Ensar Oud Tigerlust

    Thanks, 911LambMelb

    I figure it'll need some "white space", but I'm looking forward to it.
  48. Re: OEillères - L'Objet Parfumant by Marc-Antoine Corticchiato of Parfum d'Empire

    Good one.
  49. Re: OEillères - L'Objet Parfumant by Marc-Antoine Corticchiato of Parfum d'Empire

    Thanks. :-)
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    Re: Ensar Oud Tigerlust

    Don't hesitate to give some more impressions of it.
  51. Re: OEillères - L'Objet Parfumant by Marc-Antoine Corticchiato of Parfum d'Empire

    I like the style, but the quality is as far away from MEM as a hawk from the moon.
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    Re: Do you wear fragrance even at home alone?

    Perfumes have never been isolated to only attracting other people.

    The only time that I really like to wear them is when I'm at my house. It's like listening to music, or wearing a silk robe. It...
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    Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Maximus is good.
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    Re: Thoughts on Egoiste

    Great video. Le Grand Duc was around here for a long time.

    Egoiste was "too sophisticated for Americans".
  55. Re: Uh oh.. Massive fragrance changes in 2021/2022. (opoponax, jasmine, ylang ylang)..

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    I hear they're banning perfume grade ethyl alcohol.
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    Re: Your top 5: aldehydic florals

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    Vintage Rive Gauche (1971)
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    Re: Thoughts on Egoiste

    If it wasn't for people seeking maximum exhilaration from crappy Allures and Bleu de Chanels that they think look good on their bathroom shelves, it would be right up Olivier Polge's alley.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Man likes fragrance. Man wears fragrance. Man feels better.

    Man likes fragrance. Man is self-conscious, worried what others think. Man feels not so good.

    Man maybe also feels better with one...
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    Re: Thoughts on Egoiste

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    Ageless, timeless, one of the best things I ever smelled.

    Like many designer fragrances it could rely less on aldehydes and it needs an extrait de parfum version. Being...
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    Re: Your Vintage SOTD - 2020

    No.88
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    It'll be a sad day when he resorts to colognes.
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    Re: Your Vintage SOTD - 2020

    Cool. Any similarities to Demachy's Ungaro 2 (1992)?
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    Re: Fucking Fabulous for high school?

    Wear the one you like, and feel good about it.
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    Re: Layton is such a compliment getter

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    "Flattery is like cologne, to be smelled, not swallowed."

    The only reason you should wear a fragrance is because you like it.
  65. Re: OEillères - L'Objet Parfumant by Marc-Antoine Corticchiato of Parfum d'Empire

    It’s a good example of something that would have been better if they’d had access to better materials and had spent more money on the formula. It's small, simple and can’t conceal a certain "poverty...
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    Re: If you like a leather perfume...

    They smell sophisticated, compelling, intelligent and luxurious.

    I like phenolic things like vintage Knize Ten and vintage Tabac Blond even if TB gets a little sweet. Lately I like some Antiquity.
  67. Re: Uh oh.. Massive fragrance changes in 2021/2022. (opoponax, jasmine, ylang ylang)..

    When fragrance becomes the only material thing that carries a significance so great that wearing it is considered an act of worship, then there will be no regulations.
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    Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

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    Oud Monarch
    Bonheur
    Vetiver Nocturne
    Oud Maximus
    Sir Winston
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    Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    https://www.oriental-fragrance.com/en/oils/339-ajmal-lucky-oud.html
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    Re: In defence of old ladies"perfumes

    I like old ladies.
  71. Re: OEillères - L'Objet Parfumant by Marc-Antoine Corticchiato of Parfum d'Empire

    deadidol,

    It's good to see around writing interesting things.

    I remember Oeilleres being surprisingly dull, smelling simple, herbal/vegetal and relying heavily on salicylates and and not very...
  72. Re: Who are YOUR favorite fragrance reviewers on youtube?

    I've had negative things to say about YouTube reviewers, but things have definitely improved. There are so many good ones and it's often very informative and a hell of a lot of fun to watch.

    I...
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    Re: Dryad Alternatives?

    Balmain de Balmain
  74. Re: OEillères - L'Objet Parfumant by Marc-Antoine Corticchiato of Parfum d'Empire

    Trying to find the Jules the guy was talking about. No luck so far.
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    Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    He can keep the citruses, but few perfumers are better at blending difficult elements into a smooth unified evolving whole, or having the deftness of touch and the genius of compositional balance to...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

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    Inverno Russo
    Oud Zen
    Antiquity
    Siberian Summer
    War and Peace
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    Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Stupid name. That alone would prevent me from buying it.
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD 2019

    Yohji Homme
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD 2019

    Furyo
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD 2019

    Balenciaga pour Homme
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    Re: Let’s talk Davidoff Zino it’s been awhile.

    Dark, sultry, more than a few drops of "brown-study grimness". Rich, complex, without a vapor of extra weight. Few niche or artisan fragrances are as good. Few perfumers (Bourdon, Almairac) could...
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    Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Never too heavy, sweet or syrupy, excellent depth, richness, amplitude, longevity. I don’t like many sweet orientals, but Oud Monarch has become one of the few fragrances I wear with any consistency....
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    Fumerie Parfumerie in Portland

    I've sent these people a few messages over the last year. I never got a reply. Luckyscent replies and interacts to everything I send.

    I have a problem with a company that doesn't seem to...
  84. Re: 5 best smelling scents I own - Nov 17 2019 edition

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    Patou pour Homme (vintage)
    Sycomore EDT
    Aventus
    Pour Monsieur (vintage)
    Jicky EDP
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    Re: Did Musc Ravageur change?

    Probably twice.
  86. Re: English Translation of Luca Turin's Parfums Le Guide (1994)

    Excellent.

    I saw a few of the reviews many years ago. These are going to surprise a lot of people.
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    Re: Oud Zen (Areej le Dore)

    xxx
  88. Re: looking for the best masculine chocolate fragrance

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    Ore smells good, but it soon becomes an annoying candle I can't wait to blow out.

    As many have already said, Oud Monarch is an exceptional oriental with a rich cacao note.
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    Re: Azemour lost more than its luster

    Iso,

    Yes. I asked a few places if they had any old tester bottles. None of them did.

    Please try it and report back.
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    Re: Need some advice..

    "Clutter-clearing is modern-day alchemy."

    "The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak."

    "Art is the elimination of the unnecessary."

    "…The old...
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    Re: Azemour lost more than its luster

    That's for sure, but there's a lot to that fragrance. Seems like they could have gotten more out of it.



    I wondered why it took so long to get it back in stock. They said it had something to do...
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    Azemour lost more than its luster

    Have you tried the exceptional banality of the new Azemour? It smells good enough, but it feels like they yanked the heart out and replaced it with the ghost of Eau Sauvage. No edge, no substance,...
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    Re: Looking for leathers like Knize Ten

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    Edit: Tried the newest version of Knize Ten. The excellent phenolic/creosote stuff has mostly been replaced by something woody and vaguely peppery. A more modern synthetic feel, decent drydown,...
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    Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    This guy's made some good ones, but he's also made a lot of expensive and thoroughly mediocre crap.
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    Re: Vintage Sample Swap and Synchronization

    That's based on the fragrance from this old, used splash bottle?
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    Re: A Tribute for deceased members.

    TwoRoads was a great guy who added a lot of common sense around here. His short posts were often more effective and meaningful than the average person's thousand pounds of fluff. Who knows, his...
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    Re: Sample Pass: Rogue Perfumery

    Because his fragrances are better than much of what they're selling, and I figure a good perfumer like Manuel could do more with more money. For now I think the prices are good. Maybe more people...
  98. Re: Douleur! By Bogue reaction vid— it’s priceless.

    If lemon ham, grape leather, bubblegum tobacco and loquat vetiver equals smoked fruit. What does this one smell like in two words?
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    War and Peace: Fear the powder. I was over it in a day. It isn't one of those you can jam up your nose and expect the best outcome. I put a couple of sprays around the sternum, put on a t-shirt,...
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    Re: Dan MyMickers (YouTuber reviewer) has died.

    That's terrible news. He had a lot of fun with the fragrances. He was definitely enthusiastic! I think he'd been dealing with some health issues for awhile. If so, I'm sure he's feeling better now....
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