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    Re: Ambergris oceanic scent

    Mine is a 2013 bottle and when I say overspray, I'm talking 6+ sprays. But 6 is the normal amount I use for Millesime Imperial (neck both sides, front, back and on both arms/wrist)
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    Re: Ambergris oceanic scent

    Erolfa is extremely calone heavy, to the point if I overspray it makes me nauseous.
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    Re: Too good to be true?

    I re-echo hednic comments.

    But a useful response, it still has 2 days to run so might not be a bargain. The quality of the font on the front is way below par. General rule of thumb don't buy from...
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    Re: Diesel Plus Plus price hike

    Oh what a shame. I'll have to use a different toilet freshener when my current bottle runs out.
  5. Re: Your current scent is discontinued tomorrow

    Interlude Man

    No and no. Like Jay-Z said, on to the next one.
  6. Re: Aventus price on fragrancenet through the roof

    Well if the recent talks of the latest batch being reformulated is true, its good time to stock up now.
  7. Re: anyone hate it when they "waste" their fragrance

    I had a wasted day today, 6 sprays of Tuscan Leather, layered with 4 sprays of Aventus. I couldn't smell anything on myself after a few minutes, might as well not be wearing anything.

    Its days...
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    Re: NEW: Giorgio Armani Acqua di Gio Profumo

    Just tested some of this, not good. Very citrus/fruity light and fresh. The drydown is very floral and smells like shampoo.
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    Nice collection, The last 4 digits relate to the date "MM/YY" the bottle was manufactured, but there are some skeptics who would dispute this.
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    If I was a betting man, I would bet that non of your serial numbers will end in 14.
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    Re: Amouage Jubilation XXV tested

    People who say its not a mature scent are the old people.

    Jubilation has a mature vibe for sure, can be worn easily for someone in there mid 20s but you got dress up. Skate board and a pair of...
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    Re: Name your favorite Amouage

    If your referring to the testers they don't have magnetic caps.
  13. Re: I want to know somethings about "TESTER" fragrances

    No, caps are not airtight. They are there mostly for show.
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    Re: Creed Jardin d' Amalfi question

    Spice & woods is an sprayer version, Amalfi has always been splash.
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    Re: Creed Jardin d' Amalfi question

    One has an atomiser and the other doesn't. Never knew the 250ml come with an atomiser.
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    Re: Amouage Opus VII is frickin' brilliant!

    Yours is a late 2014 bottles, so its been reformulated.
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    Well done on your 2nd pick up Redlir. I guess you're in the same boat as me now. I use my magnetic for everyday and original for days I want more and treat myself. But I don't think it worths...
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    Re: Creed Silver Mountain Water batches

    No major difference between batches. Either some are tea or blackcurrant heavy. I feel my batch is slighly more towards tea. I think mine is a 2011 bottle.
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    Poll: Re: Bleu de Chanel vs Terre d'Hermes

    Bleu smells better but too common. TDH I'm not a fan. I don't think its a bad scent just very meh.
  20. Re: Dior Homme Original VS Dior Homme (2011)

    The original didn't last either. I prefer the new formulation.
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    Re: Hubby got LIDGE for me today. Omg.....

    You're a lucky guy, enjoy.
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    Re: Worth every penny

    Taking about the price you paid, "the one" that took a massive chunk out of your monthly paycheck.
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    Re: Worth every penny

    I've a similar taste to yourself...apart from Terre d'Hermes ;), but need to check out Tom Ford Extreme
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    Worth every penny

    Which expensive fragrance you own do you consider is " worth every penny"


    Expensive is all subjective depending on your income. So no real interest in hearing from someone who earns over 250k...
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    Re: What to buy in London

    Liberty is currently having 30 off on 150 spend. You can download the voucher on their website and just show them the voucher on your phone.
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    Re: Is Neroli Sauvage a Blind Buy?

    If you like SMW and MI I would say it a safe buy.

    I love NS, not for the Neroli but the drydown. The floral and ambergris base is something else and last 8hrs+ on me.
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    Re: Valentino Uomo - Edition Noire

    Same juice different bottle. But if its been reformulated? Who knows

    Sales pitch
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    Re: Bad creed original vetiver

    I did a spray of OV from a department store this weekend. It scent was gone after few short hours.
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    This is how I rock the reformation of Interlude Man


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrV-v1CtCpY
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    Re: Is AllBeauty.com legit?

    Not fragrances ;)


    Change the "deliver to" on the top right and see what happens.
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    Re: Is AllBeauty.com legit?

    They don't ship to the US.
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    Was a department store tester, pretty sure it didn't have the magnetic cap. Who knows if its the reformulation of not, all pot luck. Plus I never tried the original formulation, last time I sampled...
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    Just sampled It again today and the opening is lovely. But the drydown is so timid, I get zero incense. I get a light spicy amber skin scent after about 3 hours, but this is from one spray

    Its...
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    "11592" and "31592" are the same short product codes I have for my bottles too (original "11592" and 2014 bottle "31592") and to me they're not that helpful and don't provide much information. All...
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    Well credit goes to Pichooo for figuring out the code and this can't be just conscience. I purchased my 2014 bottle within a few months of it supposed manufacture date. I bet you purchased your...
  36. Re: NEW: Acqua Di Parma Colonia Ambra (Ingredient collection)

    Not sure if you're serious... someone with almost 18,000 post must be quite an experienced basehead by now.

    But back on topic, can't wait for this, love ambergris
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    Well this person has sold several Amouages, seems legit to me.

    Also its a Dec 2013 batch which is 1st reformulation.
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    Mine are just rough estimates, IM was released in June 2012 and L'Homme Blanc Individuel bottles is from March 2013 yet was still the original formulation. Normally they give it a year before any...
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    So with all current information the reformations happened around these times:

    original : Mid 2012 (none magnetic)
    Jun 2012 - Jhericurls
    Mar 2013 - L'Homme Blanc Individuel

    1st reformation:...
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    I recommend you wear it a few more times, experiences of this can differ. But do find it odd as I also have the 3th formulation and I get sweet amber and incense on the drydown, the tiger balm/Vick...
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    Re: Aventus popularity..?

    The popularity of Aventus threads in this forum is off the charts
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    Now you know why I had to hunt down an original bottle of IM. But the funny thing is I still don't think its as strong as my sample. Maybe I'm just getting use to the scent.

    But with the...
  43. Re: Did Creed Change their nozzle/spray assembly? (SMW 4oz)

    Thats the 2014 3rd variant of the sprayer.
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    Its not night and day, the old bottle is a bit stronger, more pungent and slightly more incense. You can almost achieve the same effect by doing a few extra sprays with the new bottle.

    Interested...
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    If you look closely you'll notice they are not the same ;)

    Cap and colour of the juice is different.
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    Good man, my two bottles say hi

    https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/7812701/Fragrances/Interlude_0888.jpg
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    Creed boxes are not sealed.
  48. Re: Small downtime tonight for oud group move

    On no... What's Hednic going to do with himself during the downtime.
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    I never found it to project that much.

    Today I did 9 sprays of the vintage juice... Was very bad idea. Its giving me a banging headache.
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    Re: Niche? Designer?

    That is classed as high-end luxury goods, high-end designer or designer exclusives.
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    Re: Niche? Designer?

    This old chest nut.

    Niche doesn't make it better or special.
  52. Thread: I stink

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    Re: I stink

    This stinks for sure, I get no leather. A bit of oud and a bucket load of thick and strong animalic stink. Its also very linear on me. To me it reminds me of someone who's not washed for months and...
  53. Re: L`eau Dissey pour Homme question ......

    All fragrances dating back that long has been reformulated at some point.

    I don't think anyone know when the reformulated happened but I would presume it happened very long time ago.

    I own a...
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    Re: Dior Homme parfum or Dior Homme Intense

    DHP is OK... might even go as far as good, but DHI is a game changer
  55. Re: CHANEL BatchCodes: solving the major issue......

    Never knew that was a major issue.

    I just use http://checkcosmetic.net/ to check dates.
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    Re: Bad creed original vetiver

    If you do notice a difference and you can afford to pay the extra buy the better bottle.

    If OV was a signature scent or I wear it a lot I would just pony up and get a bottle I'm happy with. I...
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    I own two 100mls bottles of the stuff (vintage and new formation). I working my way down the 2014 bottle fast, I wear 4 sprays for work and 6+ when going out.
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    Re: Dior Homme Parfum!?!?

    I really liked this when I first worn it but something has changed and I don't ever get the urge to reach for it anymore... I need to force myself to wear it.
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    Re: The Legend of Ash Continues!

    I know of one YouTube reviewer that does this and it grinds my gears. They take it too seriously and think its a proper series.

    Best thing about Ash is he's just a regular guy doing what he...
  60. Re: Mont Blanc Individuelle .... Big Disappointment

    I'm fine with my MBI, but I have the pre-formulated bottle.

    MBI is one of the strongest fragrances I own and I own some so called power houses.
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    Re: Blind buy mistake? Hermes Bel Ami

    I don't like it, not my style... It's more suited to the much older gentleman.
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    Re: Bad creed original vetiver

    I have used FragrancceShop a number of times for Creed purchases and they have been great. The quality of fragrances are no different to in-store retailers, if they are the same batch code, they will...
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    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    Your lucky, I can get less than 12hrs on my two bottles. I did a test, 2 full sprays on the back of each hand (one bottle from 2012 and other from 2014) at 8pm and when I woke up at 7am they were...
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    Re: Is Amouage Finished?

    Your only as good as your last movie. I would like to try Journey Man.
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    Re: Is Amouage Finished?

    Exactly, people who have no association with the old formulation will just judge the new version on their own merits.
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    Re: Midnight in Paris EDT Bargain save 72%

    Click perfume had the EDP for 17. MIP isn't an expensive fragrance.
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    The incense is there but not as strong as the old version. I need to go at least 3-4 full sprays of the magnetic cap version. I also have a 2012 bottle which I not worn much but I just do 2 sprays...
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    Re: Creed Spice and Wood

    I can't seem to find this split thread?
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    Re: February 2015 - Most Worn Fragrances

    Its a good thing I log everything I wear, January was all about Tuscan Leather but February its mostly Interlude Man.

    Interlude man 18
    Tuscan Leather 9
    Green Irish Tweed 2
    Creed Erolfa 2 ...
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    Re: Bought Mont Blanc Individuel blind.

    Mine is from August 2011 bottle. I can spray it on my hand before I sleep and can easily smell it when I wake.
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    Re: Bought Mont Blanc Individuel blind.

    I get beast mode on MBI, I don't do more than 3 sprays. For comparison I have to do 4 plus sprays for Interlude Man or Tuscan Leather.
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    All male office

    Any one work in an all male working environment and still wear fragrances?

    Lucky I currently don't but in my next role this could happen. And unfortunately if it does, I wouldn't be wearing...
  73. Poll: Re: What's your opinion on Silver Mountain Water?

    Own it but don't wear it much. Its OK, but never seem to reach for it.
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    Re: Tom Ford Tuscan leather projection issues

    I got a mid 2013 bottle and its not a projection monster. It feels quite strong for the 1st hour and slows becomes more a skin scent for the next 6ish hours.

    I've no doubt it's been reformulated...
  75. Poll: Re: When Projection is Beyond Arms Length (3 feet or more)

    At work I like to be slightly more discreet, so 4 sprays of Interlude Man on the chest only. Going out its hell for leather, 10+ all over body sprays.
  76. Re: Do you buy fragrances that are very similar, over & over again?

    This happens to everything I buy not just fragrances. You'll not believe the amount of similar style shoes I own... And I normally only realise this after the purchase.
  77. Re: Boss Bottled by Hugo Boss - The #1 Casual/Work Scent

    Ok scent but poor longevity makes it pointless.
  78. Re: Frags in your collection that aren't even worthy of air-freshener status

    Diesel Zero Plus... I don't like the smell of Big Red gum.
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    Re: Top 10 Least Worn?

    Diesel Zero Plus
    Boss in motion
    Boss bottled
    Chanel Pour Monsieur
    D&G masculine
    Ralph Lauren Romance
    Franck Oliver Sunrise
    Issey L'eau D'issey pour home
    CK Encounter
    CH Men
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    Re: Kilian confusion (UK)

    The city exclusives are not available as refills.
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    Re: Kilian confusion (UK)

    The short answer: YES


    Most people buy the refills, they even come with their own atomisers.
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    You need the batch codes (bottom of bottle or side of box) to give you more information. The last 4 digits is the month and year. I have a 0914 (Sep 2014) and 0612 (Jun 2012) bottle.
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    2014 bottle is good stuff, I wear it to work and do 3 sprays across my chest. I also have a 2012 bottle and don't find it that much stronger than the new bottle.
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    Re: Dior Homme Parfum Review.

    I can see the similarities to MIP but DHI is much richer and darker.
  85. Re: Would it be crude to give our unwanted fragrances to the homeless?

    Dude you stink! Here, have this!
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    [UK] Amouage Interlude Man 100ml

    Only about about 5mls used, one bad point is the base of the box is loose.

    120 delivered or collection welcome in London area.

    ...
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    Re: Fragrancenet and half full bottles.

    If the sprayer has been primed then its been used.
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    Re: Fragrancenet and half full bottles.

    I'm referring to a used 100ml bottle where the price would be half of retail. A new 1.7 bottle would bound to cost more than a half 100ml bottle.

    Lily Direct has a 100ml for $75...
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    Re: Fragrancenet and half full bottles.

    Same, I paid $70.

    I half full bottle of 100ml is only worth around $40.
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    Re: Amouages for around $100: what to buy?

    For $100 a pop, just buy'em all. Money ain't no thing. And if you don't like them sell them for a nice profit.
  91. Re: Guys with 10+ bottles in their collection, do dates/girlfriends/wives/friends look at you funny?

    7 bottles! You're not spending enough time on bassnotes.

    I think about 20 bottles is an acceptable amount. 40+ bottles than I would need to hide some or have a good back-up story.
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    Re: Amouage Interlude Man - Magnetic cap ?

    Well I picked up a 2012 bottle of Interlude Man to compare with my 2014. Initial finding is the 2014 bottle isn't really that much weaker or different than the older bottle.

    The 2012 smells...
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    Re: designer/niche

    Look up the meaning of the word "niche" and you'll know the answer.

    But as a quick summary niche means "specialised in one thing" the key take away is "one thing"... Niche has nothing to do with...
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    Re: Beautybase.com

    Does any UK company ship to US? Isn't it banned.
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    Re: Why is Bvlgari Black so damn intriguing?

    One mans intriguing is another mans dull.
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    Re: Interlude Man any good?

    If its the latest formulation I don't find the oregano that bad... especially if you spray it further alway from your nose.



    The new sprayers are pretty strong, 1 spray can cover the back of...
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    Re: Interlude Man any good?

    That's a no brainer. 10mls for a $250+ bottle of IM.

    Interlude Man is my favorite fragrance btw but it is a bit of an acquired taste. I used to love DHI but got bored of it.
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    Re: DHI - 4Y01 batch

    Thanks for the heads up, I've also got a 3x01 batch and projection and longevity sucks. Probably one of the worst performers in my collection.

    I'll go and check out the 2014 batch.
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    Re: Tester way more potent than retail juice

    Not always the case, a few fragrances I have seen do have the label " Tester not for resale" and come packaged in plain white boxes. But no doubt they are the original formulation as its not for...
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    Sticky: Re: Petition to oppose the ban of oakmoss ..

    I can't see how a petition will help, these people are jobworth's. They do these these things to keep themselves in a job.

    There will always be someone allergic to something... They going to ban...
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