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    Re: Your guilty pleasure fragrance

    I only really care about my enjoyment of them but some that are perhaps not very cool, some might even get culled one day: 1881, Bulgari Aqua, Aramis, Armani Code Sport, Bogart, Boss 1, London,...
  2. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Wrong thread.
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    Re: Fragrances With a Free Gift

    I bought a bottle of A*Men once, the Mugler toiletry bag that came with it certainly seemed like a good idea. It looked alright and was quite large alas the quality was terrible and the zipper broke...
  4. Re: 'Merica! Your Most Patriotic Scent for Independence Day

    Blenheim Bouquet or perhaps Giorgio Beverly Hills Red.
  5. Re: The fragrances you smell on others when out that always puts a smile on your face.

    Kouros. Never managed to identify the wearer the few times I've smelled it. They might have been miles away already, leaving a proper scent trail.

    Also smelled Mitsouko a few times but only on...
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    Re: On an ideal date

    I think the people who mentioned food smells are on the right track here. I would smell of beer/wine/booze and garlic, she would smell like a freshly opened pack of salmon.

    Seriously though,...
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    Re: How Do You Spray?

    Not too close (to avoid a wet spot) or too far (to not mist the room and waste fragrance).

    Sometimes I do consider to squat like a frog, spray above my head, to then leap upwards, twirling like...
  8. Thread: Men vs. Women

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    Re: Men vs. Women

    I'd still assume that there are many more women than men that use and discuss fragrances off and online.
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    Re: Do You Feel Like You're Cheating?

    When I open my fragrance wardrobe I just gaze at them like a Swazi king as they compete to get my attention.
    ...
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    Re: Hipsters and Fragrance (do they mix)

    https://www.fragrantica.com/news/Hipster-Fragrances-8917.html

    All I know is beards, tattoos and being bossed around by their women who act like their mothers (that's just my neighbours...
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    Re: Jayne Mansfield

    That's a lovely lady cave.
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    Re: Bugs Don’t Like My SOTD

    Lavender should also work. But if anything can stop their lust for blood, who knows.

    I can't wear lavender perfumes anymore without thinking of this ...
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    Re: How bad have I messed up?

    Just keep wearing them and see how they smell and if you still like them.
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    Re: Camp: notes on fashion

    http://deobazaar.com/admin/product_image/5063.jpg

    Can't remember how it smells. Should have kept a sample really.
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    Re: Fragrances spotted in movies!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3u3pnVuLOzg
    Aramis?
  16. Re: How do you organize your perfumes and samples?

    I don't but have considered to put them in some sort of alphabetical order, then I remind myself that I'm fairly confident that I vaguely know where most of them are (not that hard, only 130...
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    Re: Kenzo Homme/Kenzo Pour Homme

    Just wanted to check but my ancient tester bottle doesn't have a name on it.

    Even though I think deep down that it's a weird chemical mess and smells partly like hairspray, similar to Insense...
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    Re: Hipsters and Fragrance (do they mix)

    I still wonder if someone was just trolling the media. Surely it's a bit unlikely that someone looks the same, wears the same and can't tell himself apart but who knows.
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    Re: Hipsters and Fragrance (do they mix)

    I thought Comme de Garcons is/was (Why did the hipster burn his tongue? He drank coffee before it was cool) a bit of a hipster favourite. Otherwise I'd assume niche. Or perhaps, ironically, old man...
  20. Re: "The one cologne to rule them all!" Which one is yours?

    Luckily I don't have one thus don't have to destroy it before it corrupts me.

    For many it might be their most precious "panty dropper", I reckon :lolk:
  21. Re: Not sure if this is the right thread? But who knew Coco Chanel was a Nazi spy?

    You might also want to rethink your appreciation of VW and Ford cars, Hugo Boss and NASA (https://listverse.com/2018/03/21/10-nazi-scientists-who-survived-the-war/) amongst other things, and probably...
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    Re: Beene Bowling Green - Current Version

    I came to this conclusion also after liking it for a while (original or at least older bottles). Girlfriend, Japanese tourists, all moaned when I splashed myself with it generously. This of course...
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    Re: Help needed: Guerlain Vetiver or Tsar VC&A?

    Also wearing Tsar today, almost had forgotten how good it is.

    I'd say you should get both but if you really only can get one, get the one that you've already tried.
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    Re: What would you wear to the Cricket?

    Aromatics Elixir.
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    Re: Let´s play a game: naming a parfum.

    Assphixia by Tom Edgelord.
  26. Re: 'Spicebomb by Jean Paul Gaultier' causes bomb scare in Canada.

    It took me years to figure out the difference between these
    http://period5team4.weebly.com/uploads/4/3/7/1/43714589/6411083_orig.jpg
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    Re: Name Your Favorite Flanker of a Flanker!

    Insense Ultramarine Ice Cube. Kouros Eau d'Ete 2002 (or whatever it is), if these can count as flankers of flankers. Maybe they're just flanker updates.
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    Re: Compliments...is it a cultural thing?

    Typical conversation with an American that you've only just met: You smell awesome! How much do you earn? My father wore perfume before he died of ball cancer. When we went to the hospital to switch...
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    Re: What do 'narcotics' smell like!!

    https://www.rehabs.com/blog/the-nose-knows-a-parents-guide-to-drug-smells-and-odors/

    Blue Sugar might just be the most narcotic scent I've smelled.
  30. Re: A lounge just for us "Over sprayers" to discuss our SOTD and how many sprays were needed.

    Scent that don't perform I don't bother keeping. Sure, you can spray on more and top up during the day but I'd rather just use something with good performance. On the other end of the spectrum,...
  31. Re: Givenchy Gentleman: current formulation defense.

    Just enjoy what you have. Whilst there are quite a few scents that were better once (I think I only prefer the newer version of one fragrance I own, Devin. That is, if it has changed), there's also a...
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    Re: Givenchy Gentleman vs Kouros

    Very different. I have the Givenchy but never reach for it much as it's just so much of a patchouli scent. Kouros, well, not to go with the old stereotype, but it probably is closer to urinal cubes...
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    It's because people are much more interested in juicy gossip and jealously tearing down a doer than the actual fragrance. Once they heard that it's actually a nice scent but obviously a bit too...
  34. Re: A lounge just for us "Over sprayers" to discuss our SOTD and how many sprays were needed.

    Overspraying just puts me off scents. Aromatics Elixir was just relentless after a few hours.
  35. Re: A lounge just for us "Over sprayers" to discuss our SOTD and how many sprays were needed.

    3 sprays of Aromatics Elixir.

    https://media3.giphy.com/media/S3Ot3hZ5bcy8o/giphy.gif
  36. Re: What frags have you got rid of, only to reacquire sometime later?

    Devon. It's in a different bottle now, not sure if it changed or why I didn't keep it the first time.

    A*Men and B*Men. Sold the 2nd lot as well though.
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    Re: Kouros day. June 1st ?

    Nice and sunny here this morning so should project nicely.
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    Re: Current Fragrance How Many Sprays?

    Bulgari Aqua, one of my oldest bottles, around 6 sprays. Can smell it nicely so far.
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    Re: Kouros day. June 1st ?

    Sold some of the less strong flankers (even the Sport one which I liked for a while) but can still choose from Kouros, Eau d'ete, Fraicheur and Tattoo. Considering that it's not especially hot at the...
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    Re: Current Fragrance How Many Sprays?

    Marc Jacob's Basil. Around 10. It's the only way to use this.
  41. Re: EU members - Does your country have any shipping restrictions?

    I still remember shipping perfumes to Europe, the USA, Mexico and everywhere else, before they took our freedoms!

    There also was no need to queue up at the counter and all the other fuss.
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    Re: Underwhelmed by M7

    It's much better than Dirty English, which smells more like Eternity than M7.
  43. Re: Fragrances that don't suit your personality - what and why?

    Most aquatics - Just got tired of the smell. I still have Bulgari Aqua and 2 little Insense Ultramarine flankers but that's about it. Oh, and the somewhat weird Kenzo one, I think. I haven't seen the...
  44. Re: Slim down the collection while it is still small :)

    137 bottles and I simply use them. If I wear something and don't like it anymore then it can be sold but it rarely happens these days.
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    Re: A need for Back Up

    I've got back ups of 2 fragrances in your collection (the Kouroi). It's good to prep. Even though, depending on the size of your collection and your age/lifespan, it may be entirely unnecessary.
    ...
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    Re: Famous Anosmics (?)

    Could be, it's a smelly world. Funnily enough I thought of the opposite first, that he perhaps still lived in a greener, healthier environment (compared to today's big cities) and that smelling a...
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    Re: What is your vacation fragrance?

    I just use up samples of whatever usually. Don't take up much space and I still have a bit of choice.
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    Re: Famous Anosmics (?)

    Kant didn't have the chance to encounter perfume review sites, let alone 20 minute longvYouTube fragrance review videos featuring hot ladies and fast cars. Perrhaps he would have changed his mind.
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    Re: Famous Anosmics (?)

    https://www.contempaesthetics.org/newvolume/pages/article.php?articleID=697
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    Re: Is Antaeus really that offensive?

    Some people will think you stink, yes, but there are philistines everywhere.

    I can't remember if it was Antaeus or Santos Concentree that got me the only "you didn't have a shower" comment ever....
  51. Poll: Re: Do You Prefer Casual Or Formal Fragrances, Why?

    :) Sorry, I thought it's a quite widely used expression (for men's swimming briefs/speedos). I liked them but they were a tad revealing perhaps, which, I guess, is why people switched to the more...
  52. Poll: Re: Do You Prefer Casual Or Formal Fragrances, Why?

    It was really widespread when I was a kid. I certainly did, my friends did, pretty sure my dad did. I don't even know when and why it fell out of fashion.
  53. Poll: Re: Do You Prefer Casual Or Formal Fragrances, Why?

    If I had to pick one, formal. I've sold fragrances as I considered them as too casual (gourmands, sweet, fruity, youthful club scents, prison yard jog pants/neon coloured budgy smuggler aquatics, for...
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Is good. Is good. Interesting. Yeah, is good. No, no, is good. Is fresh, has a twist.

    Seems happy enough. Will there be a new Creed that smells just like it but was made for a prince hundreds of...
  55. Re: Any Canadian Fragrance Companies I Should Know About?

    :cheesy: Has anybody tried these?
  56. Re: Any Canadian Fragrance Companies I Should Know About?

    I can only think of DSquared2. And wasn't Sung Homme made in Canada or by a Canadian?
  57. Re: A response from Creed re complaint about batch inconsistencies

    "We are Creed, masters of perfume, you complainer. Here's how perfume works, seeing as you seem to need help. By the way, nobody but you ever complained about our masterpieces that you seem unable to...
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    Re: Best Mint Fragrance?

    Can't remember longevity but 2 that feature an obvious mint note, the already mentioned Dirty and Insense Ultramarine Ice Cube.
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    Re: Fragrance before bed

    I'm sure it happened but but I don't do it anymore. I rather just have clean bedding and the window open to get fresh air (as far as it exists here) from the garden.
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    Re: Playful casual floral for older men

    Fleur du Male La Cologne. Actually, this might be sweater than the Prada (which I haven't smelled afaik). Kenzo Power might be worth a try. I can't remember how sweet it was but it certainly was very...
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    Re: Yasser Arafat (RIP) scent

    Jewish American designer. Perfume, bringing people together.

    Eternity though....:undecided:
  62. Re: Blind bought Morabito Or Black (2014). What am I in for?

    Yes, several times. Did you?

    Most of the reviews are completely off, either having smelled the original or aren't used to this sort of fragrance. It's a smooth, sparkly leather scent, nothing...
  63. Re: If NASA decide to send a fragrance out into outer space...

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.36636.jpg

    So they know that we've got bulges in all the right places.
  64. Re: Blind bought Morabito Or Black (2014). What am I in for?

    :grin:

    I had the same problem with the Loewe one that everybody likes and another popular one (can't remember the name), really nice, smooth top notes but I just couldn't smell them much soon...
  65. Re: Blind bought Morabito Or Black (2014). What am I in for?

    Smells nice at first (nice smooth scent) but didn't last/project thus was deeply unsatisfying. Also the bottle fell apart fairly quickly as far as I remember. Quickly sold it again. Hope it works...
  66. Re: The most expensive perfume ever existed, what do you think?

    https://www.gqmiddleeast.com/sites/default/files/gqme/styles/full_img_sml/public/images/2019/03/13/Chairman-with-Masterpiece-Feb.jpg?itok=6RYpRvTT

    That's what I call a proper bottle of perfume. I...
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    Re: Is anyone familiar with Pecksniff's England?

    I've only used their soaps and lotions. Some smelled ok, some I didn't like much.
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    Re: Wear what you like in ANY occasion

    I choose temperature and occasion appropriate perfumes. Anybody can spray A*Men 12 times when it's 35 degrees and choke out a room.
  69. Re: Why do reviewers stick their nose against scents?

    Perfumers, dogs, aardvarks and many other creatures. I reckon it happens quite naturally.
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    Re: You might be a fragrance addict if you.....

    Dismiss any potential health concerns as complete hogwash and fabricated propaganda created by freakishly sensitive snowflakes who want a fragrance free planet.

    Make claims about fragrances that...
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    Re: You might be a fragrance addict if you.....

    Are unable to stop using (use several perfumes a day), obsess (get into arguments about perfume online), take risks (blind buy), take a large dose (overspray), constantly worry about maintaining a...
  72. Re: Change My Mind: Obsessing over fragrance is the most passive, cringe-worthy "hobby" there is

    As you've mentioned the mall, let's consider what, for some, one of the main reasons to show interest in fragrances is, sexual intercourse. They try to move on from a generally more passive hobby,...
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Good video. Sounds like it could be a winner. Price supposedly won't go up and bottle may improve, pleasing everybody with its longevity.
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    Re: WaPo anti-perfume screed

    Articles such as this will always be highly popular on sites dedicated to fragrances.
  75. Re: Change My Mind: Obsessing over fragrance is the most passive, cringe-worthy "hobby" there is

    What about music? You can just (ask someone to) put the radio on. You could, in theory, even stop breathing, your ears will automatically do the job and unless you run out of electricity you don't...
  76. Re: Is Alberto Morillas the Nicholas Cage of perfumery?

    I own around 5 fragrance by him but switch the channel when I see Cage. Bit harsh.
  77. Re: 2010's: Decade of Ambroxan. Who actually used it best?

    Only having smelled Bleu de Chanel and Aventus, Aventus. Looking at other scents that used it, Eau Duelle.
  78. Poll: Re: Which Fragrance Family Are You Wearing to Easter or Passover Services?

    Wore Coriolan in the end. Planning ahead what fragrance to wear, not really happening.
  79. Re: For Those Who Bought And Enjoyed The Original Angel Men....How Do You Feel About It Today??

    I liked it and still would consider it one of the more interesting gourmands but it's just not a style I enjoy wearing much. Probably also didn't help that Angel/A*Men and similar Mugler scents seem...
  80. Poll: Re: Which Fragrance Family Are You Wearing to Easter or Passover Services?

    It's quite warm here but not hot, I'll start my Easter church tour at Westminster Abbey later and shall wear..maybe a spritz of Boucheron pour Homme or just some Terre d'Hermes or Mugler Cologne....
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Brodown, Aventus versus Office.
    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=zltrDECLEzM
  82. Re: Most unapologetically masculine scent currently on the market

    None of my scents smells like no-holds-barred, sweaty ballsack, musty locker room mess, in-your-face crotchness, I'm afraid. Personally I like to think that my personal ballsack smells like Straight...
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    Re: 'Fragrance-free' environments?

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-3260722/Ban-perfume-aftershave-hospitals-Doctors-complain-artificial-fragrances-triggering-patient-asthma-attacks-allergies.html

    This seems to be one of...
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zwVEHuOw5LI
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    Re: Beyond paradise man

    Went from bought blind to sold on EBay in record time and ended blind buying and reading perfume reviews.
  86. Re: What is the best ultra least masculine masculine scent?

    Power, 3rd Man, Aventus.
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    I assumed that it is a tester. This is the final product? Let's hope it smells better than it looks.
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Thanks, Nostri.
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    Re: My Creed collection. What's yours?

    I'm too frugal for Creed. They'd have to do better than Aventus to pry open my wallet.
  90. Re: Your favourite shower gel and fragrance pairing?

    Same. Some of these smell a bit more (the Argan Oil one, if I remember correctly), some less but they all smelled quite nice and I don't notice them after a shower.
  91. Re: Fragrance Minature Photo of the Day - April 2019

    I'd be worried about breaking it if I attached it to keys but now that you mention it, perhaps it was designed to dangle from a guy's nipple.
  92. Re: Fragrance Minature Photo of the Day - April 2019

    https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQyjA_b9U_EmFooSGEKphFOlXxFst4BFk6C0stib6zLQ2Jwkz3UPA
    I think it came with the bottle I bought.
  93. Re: Fragrance Minature Photo of the Day - April 2019

    No photos, I'm afraid. I believe I only own 3 minis, Salvador Dali, Pino Silvestre (which has a keychain :lolk:) and a Kouros flanker one.
  94. Thread: Gym fragrances

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    Re: Gym fragrances

    I was more surprised that people go to the gym.

    I usually wear one of my cheaper/non-rare fragrances if I train to prepare for the coming zombie holocaust in the woods as I'll usually have a...
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    Re: What’s a typical “grandpa” smell?

    My grandfather, possibly something like Tabac, but I don't really remember. He did smoke a pipe though. Other people's grandfathers, any of the more widely used perfumes like Aramis, Polo and so on....
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    Re: When how do you wear your OMS?

    When I visit cousin Lennie in prison (and similar occasions, for example going to the local Tesco and/or Lidl). 2 or 3 sprays usually.
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Much of the media does the same, I'd say. To quote a radio presenter, O'Brien, "the ghost train is always more popular than the speak-your-weight-machine".
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    Re: Your 2019 Fragrance Netto

    Bought 0, sold 0, don't think I've finished anything apart from a couple of samples.
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    I hear it also can numb skin and gums.
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    Re: If you could rename a fragrance!

    It would be funny but there's a risk that it could reduce sales in German speaking countries.

    Depp {m} [ugs.]douche [Am.] [vulg.]
    bozo [coll.]
    blockhead [coll.]
    dork [sl.]
    dolt [pej.]
    goof...
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