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    Re: Kiehl's original musk

    I wanted to like this so bad as I'm a long time fan and user of numerous Kiehl's products on a daily basis. This, however, just seems extremely dated on me... not necessarily classic as the likes of...
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    Is Dunhill Desire still being produced?

    This is one of my favorite frags that I've been in love with from first my whiff 8 years ago. I know it is still very widely available... online anyway, but can you tell me if this frag has been...
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    Re: Has Hamptons been reformulated at all?

    Yeah you are right... I thought that I had but I couldn't find it. It was a very minor difference so it probably indeed hasn't.. probably is just age or something perhaps..
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    Has Hamptons been reformulated at all?

    It may just be me, but I swear that a couple of the newer bottles that I've purchased in the last few month have a very slight difference in the top notes than it used to. I know I did hear that...
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    Re: Creed Green Irish Tweed

    As mentioned, I think it's just a matter of various skin types perhaps. I've worn GIT for about 8 years now as well as other Creeds and have never had this problem. Creeds..because of their...
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    Re: females find MI and SMW too femme?

    I've sort of had the same situation. Although I've had compliments on both SMW and MI, my wife prefers the stronger woody scents such as Tabarome Millesime and here lately she absolutely loves Tom...
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    Re: Creed Green Irish Tweed

    It last almost all day on me. I sprayed it before work the other morning early and we met our parents for dinner later that evening and my father said that he smelled it. I was actually surprised. It...
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    Re: Millesime Imperial by Creed

    i'd say unisex, but leaning more toward the masculine side.
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    Re: Best Daily Shampoo?

    I love Kiehl's Tea Tree Oil Shampoo. Plus the smell is awesome...like ivy and old books
  10. Re: American Crew Fiber - provides total control

    I don't understand, but it holds awesome for me. i did pick up the grooming cream the other day and it did not hold i didn't think but the fiber basically allows me to do whatever i want with my...
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    You like Bond No. 9 Hamptons?

    Hey girls, do you like this fragrance on a guy? It smells somewhat similar to Creed Silver Mt. Water but I think I actually prefer Hamptons. I just wanted to get a woman's opinion. Thanks so much!...
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    New Bond No. 9 Hamptons thoughts?

    I know this frag came out a few years ago and has been discussed some but just for an updated view, how do you feel about this one now?
  13. When fragrances are shipped, are the UPS/Fedex trucks air-conditioned?

    Just always wondered....I know that extreme heat is bad on fragrances and most of my fine frags...I prefer Bond No. 9, Tom Ford Private Blends, and Creeds> are ordered online and therefore shipped to...
  14. Re: Any favorite Bond No.9 and Creed fragrances on women?

    I love Chinatown as my wife wore it at one time...simply lucious. I liked Fleurissimo at first but after awhile it smelled like a drugstore antiperspirant or something...That's just my personal...
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    Re: licorice, vanilla, and smoke

    Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille
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    Re: Hamptons Reformulated?

    I got a reply back from Bond No. 9 today. Evidently, any change that I noticed was just me or because it was brand new. After some more sampling, I think it may have just been me perhaps. Anyway,...
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    Hamptons Reformulated?

    I know awhile back everybody was out of Bond No. 9 Hamptons...including the Bond No. 9 website/store. I was told that production had stopped for a short while while it was being "fixed"...or...
  18. Poll: Re: Green Irish Tweed or Cool Water? Which is a better scent?

    In my opinion, there is no question to this whatsoever. GIT is simply better quality by far and a far better scent. The drydown is the proof.. on me anyway.
  19. Thread: Candy

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    Re: Candy

    My wife "loves" the candy-ish scents on me. She prefers Blue Sugar and Rochas Man. I like Blue Sugar...but once in a great while....it's too sweet. Rochas Man, however, is a little more sexy...
  20. Poll: Original Dolce & Gabanna or Green Irish Tweed

    Ok guys, if you had to choose only one of these. ...for an everyday frag
  21. Purchasing high end frags from local boutiques

    I was thinking of purchasing some more of Bond No. 9 Hamptons from a local higher end beauty salon and they are an authorized retailer and sell it, of course, at retail price, but I'm a little afraid...
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    Re: Whats Your Favorite Bond #9 Scent

    Hamptons all the way for me. My wife had Chinatown at one time and I absolutely adored it for a girl...
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    Aqua Di Parma old??

    Hey guys, I know this one is a highly respected classic for the summer months and considered one of the most elegant fragrances ever. I have tried it before ....and was thinking of picking up another...
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    Re: Should I buy this Bond No. 9?

    yeah don't pay over $50....or definitely not much over
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    Tom Ford for Men

    Hey guys, I apologize as I know this has been discussed some, but just to get some updated opinions, what do you all think of this one? Honestly, to me, it's nice but "very" classic in composition......
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    Re: Creed Erolfa on Titanic?

    That is freakin hilarious the good life!
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    Creed Erolfa on Titanic?

    I don't know if this is true or not, but I was in a higher end boutique the other day that carries Creed and the owner was telling me that a bottle of Erolfa had been on board Titanic...I don't know...
  28. Thread: Creed SMW

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    Re: Creed SMW

    SMW is is probably my favorite of all time. It's the only frag I've worn (rotated with a couple of others) for the past 6 years that still makes me say "wow" everytime I get a whiff. It's gotten me...
  29. Thread: Valentino V

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    Valentino V

    Hey guys, I'm thinking of picking this one up. It really catches my attention. Does anyone have any insights on longevity/sillage, etc.. with it? Thanks alot!
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    Re: Do you prefer Creed's 2.5 oz or 4 oz?

    I like the 2.5 oz better...just because of it's aesthetic quality. However, I do find the 4 oz. New Tabarome flask very nice looking as well as the black Green Irish Tweed.
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    Kiehl's Musk is back on

    The Kiehl's store online now finally has it back in stock...only the 1.7 oz, though.
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    Re: Redemption for Bond? We'll see.

    I admit that I do like Hamptons just a little better than Silver Mt. Water, but- the Creed quality comes through in that SMW is alot more potent and longer lasting in my opinion. Creed's quality is...
  33. Thread: Blue Sugar?

    by bsmith001
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    Re: Blue Sugar?

    It's a very nice fragrance in my opinion. It's not near as heavy as A-Men for sure. To me it's one of those frags that don't necessarily smell like "cologne." It just smells good to me...the kind of...
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    Kiehl's Original Musk

    Does anyone know if this has been discontinued or not?
  35. Thread: Bond...

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    Re: Bond...

    Sooner or later they may somewhat copy it. ..probably just a coincidence. Creeds on my skin seem a little more potent...I've spray SMW on one wrist and Hamptons on the other, and although I prefer...
  36. Re: Is my Creed Himalaya 4 oz from Fragnet altered?

    I really think that a fake made it's way into fragrancenet the way this sounds to me. I have seen a fake bottle of green irish tweed...as some of you may have seen that post, and it had the black...
  37. Re: Are there Natural Deodorants that are Effective?

    Kiehl's anti-perspirant is great. I started using it a week ago and I sweat quite a bit but this cream has dramatically reduced it. I plan on staying with it.
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    Using Kiehl's White Eagle

    I've been trying this stuff out for a week now (the brushless tube) and I love it but it seems I really have to use more than expected to actually have enough..to cover my face and neck. I am right...
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    You guys like GIT or Hamptons better?

    You guys like Green Irish Tweed or Bond No. 9 Hamptons better?

    Thanks, Brandon
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    Re: Bond No 9 - Hamptons

    I'm glad you posted this question because these are two of my favorites and I own both and have been comparing the two for several months now. Honestly I find myself going back and forth between...
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    Re: im looking for anise notes

    Blue Sugar for sure...although it's sweeeet.
  42. Poll: Re: Where did your Green Irish Tweed come from and is it good?

    Sorry, this is not for GIT but I have purchased an '07 bottle of SMW from perfumebay.com that was totally fresh and authentic...the box and "everything" about it. However, I usually order from Neiman...
  43. Where do you keep your fragrance collection?

    Just curious where you keep all your frags...Do you keep them all together? I usually keep some on the dresser or in the closet.
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    Re: Bond No 9 alternative to Creed's SMW?

    I certainly don't want to get your hopes up too much but yeah I do think you'll like it. I like the topnotes really well but the drydown is my favorite part. It's good stuff for sure!
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    Re: Bond No 9 alternative to Creed's SMW?

    Man, Hamptons is indeed definitely the one. The first time I sampled it I was blown away. ..as I was with Silver Mountain Water. There is alot of debate about which one is better. My initial...
  46. Re: Thats the new Millésime Imperial bottle by Creed

    Did the 4 oz. change too?
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    Re: Your Most Compliment Generating Colognes

    As always, Green Irish Tweed and also Silver Mountain Water. However, I get more "wowish" compliments with SMW.
  48. Re: which is the favorite bond no.9 scent for men?

    I haven't tried all of them but Hamptons my personal favorite by far. It's alot like Silver Mountain Water, only drier and grassier if that makes sense. It seems to also add a bit of "hotness" to it...
  49. Re: The most BEAUTIFUL fragrance you have tried/own

    Rochas Man or Silver Mt. Water
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    Re: BR Black Walnut or Silver Mt. Water

    Thanks all. I was thinking SMW too and especially after living with them both for awhile. I love BW but I've found that I "never" get tired of SMW.
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    BR Black Walnut or Silver Mt. Water

    Hey Ladies, can you tell me which of these two scents you prefer? I feel the BW is very nice especially for the price but then again I must admit the SMW is worth the money too.

    Thanks so much
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    Zirh Products

    I know there's a lot of hype concerning this brand as I've heard such clients as Tom Cruise and Ashton Kutcher being big fans of the stuff. However, what do ya'll think? I know it's a higher end...
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    Re: BEST UNSCENTED DEODORANT?

    Lab Series works good for me and is totally unscented.
  54. Which is better- Kiehl's White Eagle or Anthony Logistics Shave Cream?

    I have yet to try the Kiehl's but I love the Anthony stuff...it's slightly pepperminty and rinses off so clean...plus provides an amazing shave.
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    Re: Exfoliant - best brand

    I usually use Anthony Logistics orange scrub stuff. It's nice and does a good job but I'm not sure it's any better than St. Ive's. I tried my wife's Biore polishing micro scrub the other night and I...
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    Re: Rochas Man - worth blind buy?

    Yeah I'd say so. It's awesome from the get go but the drydown to me is a bit too powdery and feminine. It's a frag that I loved for the first week or so and then got tired of it quickly due to the...
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    Re: "What is that you're wearing?"

    GIT has definitely gotten some as well as SMW, but my biggest or most animated responses have been to Bond No. 9 Hamptons...doesn't seem to smell as common place I think.
  58. Re: Musks! MKK vs MR vs LV Musk vs Kiehl's OM vs ETC

    I don't know if this was mentioned or not but I've read that Brad Pitt wears LV Musk. ..just if you're interested in the fact.
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    Re: What is your favorite creed Fragrance?

    For me I'll like one and then another...Creed's IMHO are simply magic. Anyway, to answer your question, in general for me it's 1) SMW 2) GIT 3) New Tab. In the dead of summer I like MI or OV.
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    Re: Shaving...be honest

    Well, it's never been too much of a problem except for in my early teens somewhat but even in college some using the gels I would occasionally get a breakout from shaving...nothing too bad but I did...
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    Re: Shaving...be honest

    I do think that alot of it does indeed have to do with aesthetics..I don't think it makes a "major" difference as far as using say edge gel over anthony logistics shave cream or whatever. However, I...
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    Re: The drydown of GIT

    You're exactly right my friend. I like the top notes as well but to me the drydown is simply magical. I have to admit that sometimes at the end of the day when I get home from work and undress, I'll...
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    Anthony Logistics smelling musty?

    I've used their stuff for about a year now and love it but the last bottle of astringent and also shave cream both have had a musty smell instead of the usual nice clean pepperminty scent. The scent...
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    Re: What do YOU think is the most sexy cologne?

    Kind of depends on the individual... When I think of a guy dressed up, I think Green Irish Tweed or perhaps even Valentino V. For a more casual setting Silver Mountain Water or Millesime Imperial....
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    Re: Scents similar to Valentino V Pour Homme

    I think of Drakkar Noir when I smell it. V is alot more nice and sophisticated I believe, however.
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    Re: Silver Mountain Water gender vote

    I'd have to say it's definitely more masculine but also one that a cool and chic gal can certainly pull off.
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    Re: Chinatown, gender biased?

    Just my personal opinion but I cannot for the life of me see this on a man. ...then maybe it is the image of the pink bottle with flowers that makes me think that..I guess if it works for you and you...
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    Re: Creed Virgin Island Water

    I received a sample from Neiman Marcus. I like it alot as you can tell the quality is there and all and it's very nice...however, it smells waaay to much like a ladies scent than unisex on me. I...
  69. Re: what fragrance have you applied and later noticed its awesomeness?

    I'm not particularly too intrigued with Green Irish Tweed from the start...it's good no doubt, but not spectacular. The drydown, however, is simply magic. It just morphs into the most beautiful and...
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    Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme

    What do you "currently" think about this original scent. I love it and it's honestly my wife's favorite. I've always been more into Creeds and other higher end niche frags but I'm thinking of keeping...
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    Re: Anyone going to meet Oliver Creed?

    Yeah it should be posted at parfumscreed.com I believe.
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    My bad. It's actually at the US website.

    http://www.creedperfumes.us/news.php
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    Anyone going to meet Oliver Creed?

    He'll be at several Neimans and Bergdorf's in Nov. throughout the US
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    Re: Creed and production years!

    My only problem has been receiving an old bottle of Silver Mountain Water that I bought from a local boutique. Back then, I didn't check the date on the bottom of the bottle or anything but the box...
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    Re: Rochas Man is Discontinued

    You bet. I just hate to get too excited and attached to a frag if I know it's going to be discontinued and I won't be able to find it anymore. Hopefully this is just temporary but who knows...
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    Re: Rochas Man is Discontinued

    That's what I'm saying. It's such a great and "popular" fragrance...Why would they? ...If nothing else they could sell the rights to another company or something so it could continue to be produced....
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    Rochas Man is Discontinued

    I just spoke with Matthew Roben from Parfums Raffy and it is indeed discontinued as of right now. He said that they may start producing it again but the way he talked the company itself doesn't even...
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    Re: Fave Gourmands?

    Rochas Man no doubt.
  78. Thread: Rochas..

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    Rochas..

    Forgive me if I missed this but I think I heard that Rochas was closing down but that their fragrance collection would continue.. Does anyone know for sure on this? I love Rochas Man and want to be...
  79. Re: Looking for a trendy, modern, every-day fragrance

    Basically just go to the counter at your local department store and see which ones are new. Most new ones fall into this category with the exception of one or two every now and then. Have you tried...
  80. Has anyone tried the new Banana Republic Cordovan yet?

    I really like the Black Walnut and the Slate ok. This one just came out, though.
  81. Re: does anyone know yet why kiehls discontinued musk oil?

    Yeah it is good stuff no doubt. I actually read somewhere that Matt Damon wears it. I tried it on myself one time and wanted to like it as I love the Kiehl's brand, but I suppose the "musk" smell...
  82. Re: does anyone know yet why kiehls discontinued musk oil?

    Probably because it smells like Jovan or ladies deodorant.
  83. Thread: Atomizers?

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    Re: Atomizers

    Thanks for the input guys. I was thinking the same thing but spending so much on Creeds, I didn't want to take any chances. Thanks again.
  84. Re: Anyone else like modern scents a lot more than older ones?

    I'm 28 and I'm sometimes torn with this. I work in banking and am soon to be getting more into a fashion career perhaps, but one side of me appreciates the classic man- think Cary Grant. It makes me...
  85. Thread: Atomizers?

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    Re: Atomizers

    My bad, I have the Creeds already but am going to pick up a few empty atomizers from Sephora to decant the Creeds into just to have when I travel and such. I would think offhand that it would not be...
  86. Thread: Atomizers?

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    Atomizers

    Hey guys, a quick question...I'm going to purchase 3 pocket atomizers from Sephora for my 3 favorite Creeds- GIT, SMW, and TAB. I would think the atomizers would be clean and ready for decanting, but...
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    Re: The Boss Is A JERK !

    Bond No. 9 Hamptons for me.
  88. Re: Which scent you wear today and why "situation"?

    I'm at the office today (I'm a banker) and am wearing Silver Mountain Water. Some may think it's a little casual for a suit perhaps but I felt like wearing it.
  89. Re: Strange Happenings at Neiman Marcus (Creed related)

    That is very strange. From my understanding as well, they are in no way related anymore. I would think that maybe it just hasn't been updated perhaps..?
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    Discontinued Frags

    Just wondering why a fragrance is discontinued. I suppose it's because it doesn't sell good enough. I know lots of store brands such as Gap, Banana, etc... don't seem to have a permanent collection....
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    Your Guy's Shirt

    Hey Ladies, Just for thought here…I’ve heard it said that there’s nothing sexier than a woman wearing her man’s best dress shrit and to be able to smell “him” on it. That being said, do you like the...
  92. Thread: Rochas Man

    by bsmith001
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    Rochas Man

    Can you give me your thoughts concerning this one. Honestly I've always been more into niche/lux frags such as Creeds and Bond No. 9's, but I tried this out the other day and absolutely adore it. It...
  93. Re: What if you didn´t see the package of fragrance. Smell the scent with closed eyes

    That's very interesting. I must admit that I'm very vision oriented. I like beautiful "things" that are fine quality. ...therefore, packaging-while not the most important by no means-does play a...
  94. Thread: Knize Ten

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    Re: Knize Ten

    James Dean wore this stuff.
  95. Thread: Best Creed?

    by bsmith001
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    Re: Best Creed?

    This one may come as a shock but I've also had many many compliments wearing New Tabarome. Now keep in mind, however, it's more of a dressed up frag that's not exactly casual, but it truly exudes sex...
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    Rochas Man & Bond No.9 Hamptons

    Hey Ladies,

    I need some advice if you don't mind. I'm a traditionalist as I am only interested in wearing only one fragrance. These two are certainly different from each other but for those of you...
  97. Thread: Best Creed?

    by bsmith001
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    Re: Best Creed?

    That's truly a tough one. I too would say Green Irish Tweed, however, I don't particularly like the top notes all that much. On my skin, it's a frag that I have to "wear." After a couple of hours or...
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    Suggestions..given my profile..

    If you don't mind to weigh in just a little at least, let me tell you about my style and line of work and then if you can please give me your input on which of the following fragrances would suit me...
  99. Re: Is the idea of a "signature fragrance" completely a thing of the past now?

    I certainly agree with all of you. It's just too boring and if you're around mostly the same people, then after awhile it'll get boring to them as well. ..
  100. Is the idea of a "signature fragrance" completely a thing of the past now?

    I heard it mentioned that a lot of guys...especially in the past, have had one fragrance that they love so much and simply stick to... for years, as their sig. frag. With all the amazing and quality...
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