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    Adolfo Dominguez - where to buy if in the USA?

    I read good things about Dominguez frags but where do you get them from if you are in the USA? Is there an overseas seller that has good prices and reasonable shipping costs to the USA? I don't see...
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    Re: There Must Be A Cheaper Fern

    I do like Wild Fern and English Fern, but now the mention of Patrick has me interested in that. Just emailed the company to see if I could get sample from them.
  3. How hard is it to tamper with a Diptique atomizer?

    Recently I bought a bottle of a Diptque frag off ebay. The seller used a stock photo in the listing and said the bottle was 90% full. When I got the bottle, it seems that its more like 80% full. I...
  4. Re: Which is the best CITRUS fragrance (for men or unisex)?

    Monsieur de Givenchy is a very good one.

    Crown Spiced Limes is fantastic, IMHO, but might be a little too refined and old school British for some.

    I also like the regular Aqua di Parma a lot,...
  5. Re: Article: New Article

    Sounds interesting...US distribution might be nice.
  6. Re: Lavender Frags - do they go sour or break down after several years?

    The reason I asked is because I recently got a bottle of Atkinsons English Lavender and was curious about some vintage lavender scents which tend to pop up on ebay a lot. Guess I will stay away.
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    Spanish Fig and Nutmeg by Bath House

    http://www.thebathhouseshop.com/index.php?mod=category&id_ctg=21

    Please add this one...
  8. Lavender Frags - do they go sour or break down after several years?

    Does anyone have any experience with vintage Lavender frags? Have you ever come across a vintage or New Old Stock bottle that has gone sour or lost its lavender scent?
  9. Re: Givenchy Vetyver - is there any store that has this at a discounted price?

    Does anyone know of a brick and mortar store that will ship it within the US?
  10. Givenchy Vetyver - is there any store that has this at a discounted price?

    Looking for a bottle of Givenchy Vetyver...for some reason this isn't widely available online, unlike some of the other Givenchy frags. I'd like to get it at a discounted price if possible, but the...
  11. Crown Fougere - where to find at a good price?

    Looking for a bottle of Crown Fougere. So far the best price I've found online is $65 for a 50ml bottle. I'd like to get it a bit cheaper than that if possible. I'm in the USA and don't want to get...
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    Bonny Doon Farm - Meehan Uplands Cologne

    Please add this to the website.

    Details here:

    http://www.bonnydoonfarm.com/catalog/page8.html
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    Bonny Doon Farm - Meehan Bay Rhum

    Please add this to the website:

    Link to pic and details here:

    http://www.bonnydoonfarm.com/catalog/page8.html
  14. Thread: The $100 Wardrobe

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    Re: The $100 Wardrobe

    I recently discovered this site and I'm in a similar, but less restrictive boat. Basically, my take on what to do on a limited budget is to stick with the classics or stuff that I really, really...
  15. Givenchy Vetyver - Where to buy online in the USA?

    I can't seem to find an online resource in the USA. I have tried contacting Givenchy directly, and they weren't of much help. Where can I buy this in the USA? A place that accepts orders by phone and...
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    Re: Looking for a boozy/tobacco frag.

    I've not tried Royall Bay Rhum, but I love Meehans Bay Rhum from Bonny Doon Farm. One reason I did not get the Royall is because I've read that it contains a fair amount of clove. There is no clove...
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    Suggestions for female fragrance as gift

    I'm thinking of getting my SO a female fragrance as a gift. I'm still not sure if it's a good idea, but I wanted to see about getting some suggestion from the board. Background: she doesn't wear...
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    Re: Alt Innsbruck Eau de Cologne

    superlather.com has it if you are in the U.S.

    Another store that has it in the US is razorandbrush.com
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    Re: Alt Innsbruck Eau de Cologne

    Alt Innsbruck and Tabac products are both well liked on wetshaving (where you shave with a shaving brush and double edge or straight razor) forums. I've never tried either though.
  20. Monsieur de Givenchy - old style bottle or new?

    Is there a difference in scent between the old style bottle short bottle with the black cap and the newer, tall bottle with the clear cap? Or is the formulation the same?

    Thanks.
  21. Thread: Dunhill For Men

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    Re: Dunhill For Men

    Just gave my sample a second shot, and wow, it smells like a completely different fragrance. The first time all I got was a bitter mossy, herbaceous scent. This time I am getting more of the citrus...
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    Caron Un Pour Homme

    Would an older bottle with the rounded black top from somewhere like Perfume Emporium be okay, or would it be best just to get a newer bottle? I've never tried this one before. Thanks.
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    Re: beautyhabit.com shipping issues

    Got the package although it was one biz day late. I think UPS doesn't track packages while they are moving from coast to coast b/c I had another package from CA that did the same thing.
  24. Bonny Doon Farm Meehan's Upland and Bay Rhum Colognes

    Has anyone tried these? Impressions?

    The Bay Rhum smells fantastic out of the bottle but I haven't tried it on my skin yet. The label says it contains real rum. I don't doubt it. I put some into...
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    beautyhabit.com shipping issues

    Has anyone placed a recent order with beautyhabit.com and experienced any shipping issues? I placed an order recently that was shipped by UPS. For four days the tracking number says the package is...
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    Re: dunhill @ beautyencounter

    I guess I would have liked it more if the woody and leather parts were more prominent.

    Out of curiosity, what do other people think it smells like on them?

    I don't know if the sample came from...
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    1934 dunhill question

    Got a sample in the mail and tried it yesterday. On my skin, it smelled mostly of deep moss after a bit. Is this how it is supposed to smell? I only got very, very faint traces of the woody and...
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    Re: dunhill @ beautyencounter

    There was a thread where a couple bn members insisted there was a difference in the scents according to where they were manufactured and said some of them were bad.
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    dunhill @ beautyencounter

    Has anyone bought a bottle of the old Dunhill for men (the 1934 one) from beautyencounter? If so, do you know if the bottles are the "good ones"? I tried to ask them if their stock was from Germany,...
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    Re: discontinued frags at perfumeemporium.com

    The only things in the old bottle / formulation I see @ beautyencounter are deodorant spray and body splash. Am I missing something ?
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    Re: discontinued frags at perfumeemporium.com

    Got an email from them. Apparently what I ordered is out of stock, and they can't get any more. Too bad. If anyone knows where I can get some of this for a reasonable price from a trustworthy seller,...
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    Re: Which L'Artisan samples should I request?

    Thanks guys, just ordered the ones frequently mentioned. Also tried to ask for a couple extras in the comment box. We'll see if I like any of them.
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    Which L'Artisan samples should I request?

    Looking for suggestions on which L'Artisan samples I should request. What are your favorites and why?
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    Re: Is this "Art of Shaving" stuff any good?

    I'm a recent convert to traditional wetshaving. Been doing it for about 2 months. If you have the time, I highly recommend giving a double edge razor, a badger brush, and a good cream a shot for a...
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    Re: discontinued frags at perfumeemporium.com

    Well, just pulled the trigger on a 1.7 oz tester of old Guerlain Vetiver for about $30 shipped after using a discount coupon. I'll post my experience in this thread after I get it.
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    discontinued frags at perfumeemporium.com

    Has anyone purchased discontinued or old formulation frags at perfumeemporium.com?

    If so, what was your experience? Had the scents gone bad or lost some of their smell?
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    Re: best way to apply from 1 ml sample vials?

    Interesting thread. I'm new to wearing colognes and don't want to apply too much for fear of being offensive.

    A few weeks ago I was trying out a sample and applied about 2/3 of a sample 1ML vial...
  38. Vintage / Discontinued Fragrances - eurofinegifts.com?

    Hello,

    Has anyone purchased a discontinued fragrance from www.eurofinegifts.com? If so, what was your experience.

    From reading over the website, I would guess many of the bottles they are...
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