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  1. Re: The Most Hated 3: Of Your Wife, Girlfriend, or Significant Other

    1- Interlude Man, she hates it so much
    2- Norma Kamali Incense, she likes it in some kind of mood. like when she's drawing or colouring
    3- Montale Black Aoud, She hates that loud rose with sharp...
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    Re: What is your The Most Unique Fragrance?

    Norma Kamali Incense
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    Re: fragrances that don't smell like fragrances

    YSL Kouros smells like piss from dehydrated person, After I smelled the vintage version I'm so into it.
  4. Re: How can you tell if a fragrance is too "mature" for you?

    It's Guerlain Vetiver.

    Way too mature.
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    Re: Which fragrance to choose (AGE 20)?

    At 20 I was wearing L'Homme Libre, it's 4 years ago.

    I think it still works in any climate. A crowd pleaser too.

    Test YSL L'Homme line.

    and +1 Burberry London.
  6. Re: How much of your collection is made up of sweet perfumes?

    IA Falling into the Sea
    Slumberhouse Sova
    Montale Red Aoud
    by Killian Back to Black
    YSL L'Homme Libre

    maybe IA Memoirs of a Trespasser, Jub XXV and L'Occitane Eau des Baux ?

    I guess ~20%
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    Re: Which house has the best quality ingredients?

    Think I'm the latter type. I'm absolutely the latter type.

    Wish I was in the perfume game since I was young. When the 'vintage' thing is normal, when the synthetic is not a thing yet.

    PS....
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    Re: Which house has the best quality ingredients?

    LOL I didnt expect those walls of text, coming into this thread.

    Nice debate guys.

    Just a note, I really love how A Lab on Fire blending many ingredients with different qualities mixing with...
  9. Re: Anyone done the diagnosis test on nose.fr/en? Is it accurate? What are your results??

    Top : Black Pepper, Caraway, Green notes, Yuzu
    Heart : Aldehyde, Incense
    Base : Amber, Cedar, Leather, Patchouli

    Genre : Woody, Oriental

    Recommended : CdG Blue Santal, Costume National Homme,...
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    Poll: Re: If you died tomorrow...

    No. I can't die. My to-sample list is not yet emptied.
  11. Re: Find the pattern and suggest me a fragrance

    Creed MI immediately comes to mind.

    And something from AdP, can't quite remember.
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    Re: Midnight in Paris: Overhyped and overrated?

    $24.99 for 100ml (a lot of discounts if you could find the deal) for a fragrance that good? not even overhyped or overrated IMO
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    Re: Sephora gift cardówhat to get?

    The only two from Atelier having trouble on me are Oolang Infini and Santal Carmin, which lasts 5~6 hours. I consider it's decent. 8~10 hrs from Orange Sanguine and 12 hrs+ from Cedrat Enivrant. So,...
  14. Thread: Tobacco

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    Re: Tobacco

    Amouage Tribute Attar
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    Re: Jo Malone Wood Sage & Sea Salt

    Looking good. I'll sample it when I have the chance to drop by Malone shop.
  16. Re: Most beautiful masculine/unisex perfume bottle?

    I personally like Slumberhouse new bottles. (Sadanne/Zahd)
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    Re: Which is the Xerjoff I must try?

    I gonna throw 40Knots (JTC line) and Ivory Route (JTC line) into your to-try list.

    Both are fantastic. I consider them a hidden gem.
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    Re: Which note ruins a fragrance for you?

    Just a bit of ginger could make me throw the sample away.

    And if there's too much vetiver, I'll always throw it away. Like Guerlain Vetiver, yuck.
  19. Thread: Atelier

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    Re: Atelier

    Orange Sanguine is highly recommended. Cedrat Enivrant is one of my favourites too. Vanille Insensee and Rose Anonyme are my GF's favourites from the line. Oolang Infini definitely smells great but a...
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    Re: Best Bang for Buck

    HOW!?

    I have seen the cheapest for ~$30 around here in Thailand. That's like 60% discount + no tax and etc. and yet it is quite expensive for designer.

    I've been trying to get Timbuktu for...
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    Re: How is A Lab on fire?

    Haven't tried the new releases. I personally like Almost Transparent Blue (my holygrail office scent), Sweet Dreams and What We Do In Paris is secret (on my girlfriend). L'Anonyme is pretty decent....
  22. Re: Similar to Heeley Sel Marin & Creed Millesime

    Search function yields a lot of result

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/214134-Need-Help-Finding-a-salty-marine-fragrance-I-have-a-specific-scent-in-mind...
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    Re: Colognes that have become "played out"

    So... Dior Homme, Eau Savage, Le Male and Narciso Rodiguez for Him?
  24. Re: What was your First Fragrance that triggered collecting?

    Bvlgari BLV

    I wore it too many times, like, everyday for 3 years straight. Just because my mom made me to wear something. It does smells good but I grow tired of it. Bought myself YSL L'Homme...
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    Re: Your wears tonight? 31.12.2014.-01.01.2015.

    Amouage Jubilation XXV

    My holygrail.
  26. Re: New Atelier Cologne - Pomelo Paradis!! And ... to come 4 new fragrances in the "Azure Collectio

    Yep. I think I might have to get their whole collection in the near future. This house is insane. How can someone produce such nice fragrances in just a short amount of time? And with these asking...
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    Re: Favorite Perfumer?

    Ropion, Tauer and Duchaufour
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    Re: Masculine Notes Help

    Gin, Rum, Pineapple, Tobacco, Birch, Lavender, Galbanum, Benzoin, etc.

    I think it's more like a combination of notes not just a note. Or an 'accord' I should say.

    Like, Violet Leaf + Amber +...
  29. Re: New Atelier Cologne - Pomelo Paradis!! And ... to come 4 new fragrances in the "Azure Collectio

    No, Not again!

    I haven't finished my Cedrat Enivrant, Orange Sanguine and Vanille Insensee yet!

    Stop releasing! I'm broke already!
  30. Poll: Re: The Almighty Battle: Aventus vs. Jubilation XXV

    Are you kidding? XXV vs A??? no way A could win!

    Edit : Holyhannah. That result. I lost my words.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 30th December 2014

    Xerjoff More than Words
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    Re: Searching for an aquatic

    +1 Sel Marin

    and +1 for Bvlgari Aqua PH, it's great for that price.
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    Re: SotD - Friday, 26 Dec 2014

    What occasion is it? I couldn't find the right time to wear it.

    I'm wearing Xerjoff 40 Knots.
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    Re: Natural v. Synthetic Men's Scents

    Rania J. Oud Assam. It's awesome.
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    Re: Smelling good or Standing out?

    I think Fire Island is a "middle of the road" one, it both smells good in common concept of smelling good and still standing out a lot more than Aventus. (not to bash on the A-god or anything, it is...
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    Re: Smelling good or Standing out?

    I think i'm on the edge, wanted to be standing out a bit but still trying to blend in. I wear what I think it is a bit unique and smells good to me. As you can see I still like YSL L'Homme Libre...
  37. Re: Which fragrance you smell more often nowadays? and what u doesnt smell anymore.(that is till sel

    Smell most often : Thai - Body Odour
    Doesn't smell anymore : AdG (I'm serious!)

    it's like a lot of people just stop wearing AdG, switches to something else. Versace Eros, Armani Code and Gucci...
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    Re: DZING! experts...

    I guess my sample is the new one then, it's just ginger overload to me that time.

    Wish I get to know about fragrances way sooner...
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    Re: It's almost time for a new bottle of...

    JC Dirty English

    cheapie but smells quite good, I've heard it was discontinued.
  40. Re: Jo Malone Amber & Lavender = Esencia Loewe Dry

    I never seen any discussions about JM here before. Did BN-er really hates JM?

    JM's fragrances smells good but I never get a good performance out of them. Wish it could be better.
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    Re: Barari by Misk Al Nukhbah

    Thanks!

    Alrighty then!
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    Barari by Misk Al Nukhbah

    I read about it in the facebook. There're two people claimed that this one so close to Amouage Interlude Man, really really close. The smells, projection and longetivity.

    Sounds like a copycat or...
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    Re: Got Paris*L.A. by A Lab on Fire in today

    Gonna get a sample of it in the next order.

    A lot of samples, a few bottles, Liquid Night is one of them.

    If Paris*L.A. is good to my nose, the next order (after the one I mentioned) won't...
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    Re: Fragrances that exude a "calming" effect.

    LDDM or other incense based fragrances.

    I think I need to order an incense to see if I gonna like the real one.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, November 7, 2014

    Montale Red Aoud
  46. Re: The last scent you'll wear for the rest of your life

    Amouage Jubilation XXV
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    Re: Best scent for sex?

    Xerjoff More than Words, L'Artisan Passage D'Enfer, Tauer Lonestar Memories (not my liking though) and Imaginary Authors The Cobra and The Canary turns her on.

    I normally don't wear them for 'it'...
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    Re: Your favourite Elevator scent...

    I think any unscented deodorant will do.

    At first I thought you'd ask for something that associates with elevetor music... yep, those 'DING DONG DING DING DONG' music they used to play in the...
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    Re: Best fresh/aquatic fragrance?

    Heeley Sel Marin.
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    Re: Best lemony/citrus fragrance?

    For lemon/lime I'd go for Atelier Cologne Cedrat Enivrant/Frapin L'Humaniste. For citrus, A Lab on Fire Almost Transparent Blue and Orange Sanguine. Xerjoff Nio is nice too.
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    Re: Narciso Rodriguez For Him

    Hmm. I quite like it though. Haven't buy a bottle yet but might buy one. But I can see why people hate it.

    The violet leaf note is so beautiful!
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, October 9, 2014

    Imaginary Authors A Soft Lawn
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    Re: 3 Fragrances every young man should have !

    Spot on, IMO.




    Pretty much what I hate summed up!

    For me (age 24) I went for :
    A Lab on Fire Almost Transparent Blue (for casual/work)
    Dior Homme (for work or more formal occasions)
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    Re: 3 Fragrances every young man should have !

    Spot on, IMO.




    Pretty much what I hate summed up!

    For me (age 24) I went for :
    A Lab on Fire Almost Transparent Blue (for casual/work)
    Dior Homme (for work or more formal occasions)
  55. Re: Spending hours on fragrantica and Sephora paid off.

    OP's next thread : What should I wear to a date with frag-head middle age woman?
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    Re: L'Air du Desert Marocain alternative?

    Congrats on your purchase!

    Enjoy your LDDM!
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, September 30, 2014

    Rania J. Jasmin Kama
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    Re: Le Labo Vanille 44: Is it worth the price?

    I think it's worth it for me, just for the memories associate with it alone.

    I have my GF tried their whole line and ~50 sample vials of niches. She sprayed V44 on her and it smelled divine,...
  59. Re: How similar are Bond no.9's Andy Warhol and Tom Ford's Plum Japonais?

    Personally prefer AW over PJ. but yep, they're interchangable to my nose. owning both might be a bit redundant.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, September 29, 2014

    Jovoy Paris La Liturgie des Heures
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, September 21, 2014

    Tom Daxon Resin Sacra
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    Re: SOTD: Fridayy, September 19, 2014

    Xerjoff Fatal Charme
  63. Re: Not satisfied with anything I own or sampled. What happened?

    try Imaginary Authors Memoirs of a Trespasser. A bit off but sure it's good for fall.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Parfum MDCI Chypre Palatin
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    Re: Help with Oud fragrances please

    +1 Rania J. Oud Assam

    Wearing it right now. Potent stuff. It's 7 hours in and it just starting to dry-down, very lovely.I think it will be a skin scent by the time I get home.

    Faint citrus in...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, September 15, 2014

    Rania J. Oud Assam
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, September 14, 2014

    Amouage Tribute
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    Re: Favorite Atelier Cologne fragrance

    Cedrat Enivrant and Orange Sanguine

    I live in a blazing hot country (Thailand) which might be the factor why I love those two so much.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, September 12, 2014

    Juliette Has a Gun Midnight Oud
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    Re: Best compliment you have ever received?

    You really think someone would do that? Just go on the Internet and tell lies??
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    Re: Scent you will always have love for.

    A Lab on Fire Almost Transparent Blue

    It suits me and I love it, many compliments.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Amouage Silver Man
  73. Poll: Re: Amouage question... Epic, Jubilation or Interlude?!

    I have said this for like 10 times on BN. Get that oregano note out from Interlude Man. If they could do that these 3 could be a tie.

    Anyway Jubilation XXV and Epic are FBW.
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    Re: HdP: Your Picks, and...

    Haven't tried much but 1725 have its place in my heart.
  75. Re: "And the love-dislike the most fragrances of these houses are..."

    Guerlain: Shalimar/LIDGE
    Dior: Dior Homme/Leather Oud
    Chanel: Allure Homme Edition Blanche/Bleu de Chanel
    Armani: Code/AdG
    Boss: They're all decent. not loving anything, not hating anything....
  76. Re: "And the fragrances) I dislike the most are..."

    Bvlgari BLV. Just for memories associated with it.
    Guerlain LIDG/LIDGE. Yuck.
    Lacoste something, when I smell it I want to puke, might be allergic to something in it but I don't bother risking...
  77. Re: "And the love-dislike the most fragrances of these houses are..."

    One from each house or one from all those houses?

    assuming the latter,
    Love : Amouage Jubilation XXV
    Hate : Guerlain LIDG/LIDGE
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, September 8, 2014

    HdP 1725
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    Re: "And my top 5 rose scents is..."

    Amouage Homage
    Montale Black Aoud
    Frederic Malle Portrait of a Lady
    Penhaligon's Hammam Bouquet
    Tauer Perfumes Incense Rose
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    Re: Top 5 pepper scents

    YSL L'Homme Libre
    Le Labo Poivre 23
    Xerjoff Ivory Route
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, September 5, 2014

    2 sprays of Byredo Pulp to work.

    Girls are asking me where to buy it lol
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    Re: Top five vanilla scents

    Imaginary Authors Memoirs of a Trespasser
    Diptyque Eau Duelle EDP
    Le Labo Vanille 44
    Rania J Ambre Loup
    L'Occitane Eau des Baux
  83. Re: What are the booziest fragrances you've had the pleasure of wearing?

    Imaginary Authors Memoirs Of A Trespasser
  84. Re: "If I was allowed to buy just one fragrance of these brands..."

    - Tom Ford Private Blend: Neroli Portofino
    - By Kilian: Incense Oud (having a decant here. I want FB)
    - Creed: Windsor.
    - Amouage: another bottle of Jubilation XXV please.
    - Xerjoff: JTC Ivory...
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    Re: 1980 Guerlain Vetiver gone bad?

    Edit : Delayed double post. What happened with my internet.
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    Re: 1980 Guerlain Vetiver gone bad?

    It's a huge blast of vetiver so green that it's like it shove a newly cut vetiver into my nose without even wash the dirt out. Civet is quite calm on this one from what I remember. I'll take it out...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, September 1, 2014

    Diptyque Tam Dao EDP (sample)

    still cant quite get over the screeching ginger note.
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    Re: Overstock.com MIP 4.2oz for cheap

    I can find it in 'To USA' but not Thailand.

    My go-to shipping service won't ship it since that military junta in fear of getting every customer item confiscated. Can't even buy new bottles without...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, August 29, 2014

    Dior Homme

    Now DHI hits Thailand which is a great news. I may buy it after this DH bottle is gone.
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    Re: Anyone ever experience a fragrance going bad?

    Skin test, I actually wear it to see if it just go bad on the top notes or the whole time, it's just the top notes. When it dries down it becomes the same fragrance I always enjoy.

    The full bottle...
  91. Re: What is your most worn fragrance according to your "Scent of the day"?

    Never use feature, just type manually on the threads.

    If not YSL L'Homme Libre then A Lab on Fire Almost Transparent Blue
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    Re: Anyone ever experience a fragrance going bad?

    My 10ml decant of Montale Black Aoud, pretty old. It was almost empty. I always keep my fragrance in my closet. but somehow this decant sits somewhere the small ray of sunlight could reach it, like,...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    Old sample of Serge Lutens Chergui

    I'm starting to like this, just 1 year older and I'm liking this. It's like a 180 turn from my first impression of it.
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    Re: Pumped Up for OXYMUSC by A Lab on Fire!

    Added to next sample haul list.

    All abroad the hype train!
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    Re: Your Top 5 Incense-Based Fragrances

    Jovoy La Liturgie des Heures, a darker version of Heeley Cardinal.
    +1 L'Artisan Passage d'Enfer
    +1 Norma Kamali Incense, this will knock you off your chair. I have 50ml and I can't even get through...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, August 22, 2014

    YSL L'Homme Libre

    The bottle is almost empty but enough to last me half a year with current rotation (not really rotation, just grab what I want). I will not grab my backup bottle now so I could...
  97. Re: A good, every day, year around niche scent (no Bond or Creed)

    +1 HdP 1725
    +1 Sel Marin

    Atelier Cologne Cedrat Enivrant
    Xerjoff Ivory Route
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    Re: $4000 to spare on colognes! What would you buy?

    Get yourself these :
    by Kilian Straight to Heaven
    by Kilian Back to Black
    by Kilian Incense Oud
    Amouage Jubilation XXV
    Amouage Epic Man
    A Lab on Fire Almost Transparent Blue
    Clive Christian X...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, August 19, 2014

    Tauer Perfumes Incense Rose

    3 sprays. I was too sleepy in the morning and now it's a little bit overpowering.
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    Re: Jubilation XXV horrible longevity and sillage

    2 sprays to the chest, 12 hours+.

    Olfactory fatigue indeed.

    And yes. This one should go to your chest. 2 sprays, fills the room.
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