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  1. Re: My girlfriend said a cologne smelled like Froot Loops...

    Thanks for all the responses, I'll be sure to check them out!
    HM ph definitely smells like something edible, but I already have it. The dominant note to me would have to be chocolate.
  2. My girlfriend said a cologne smelled like Froot Loops...

    ... the cereal, that is, and I have no clue what it could be! Does anyone have any idea? I'm most intrigued.
  3. Re: 5 STAR FRAGRANCE GENERAL~1000 posts~game & pri

    Hmmm...

    Be"L'eau" Par Kenzo
    Hit in the Dzing!
    Voleur de Moses - L'Artisan
    Movie Theatre - YSL

    Lol that's all I got at the moment. Congrats!
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    Re: Gucci Envy vs YSL Rive Gauche

    While I enjoy both, I would opt for RG for the clubbing scene: I don't find it as potent or potentially over-bearing as Envy, but it's still strong enough to get you noticed in the sea of colognes...
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    Just smelled Geir for the first time...

    sigh ;D

    If I didn't have a girlfriend, I still wouldn't feel lonely on Valentine's Day with the warmth of that fragrance.
    I need a bottle. Immediately.
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    Re: Polo Blue or Allure Sport?

    Allure Sport!
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    Re: I have a theory

    I think some fragrances DO deserve second chances; some can become great if given enough time. However, it is instinctual of us to make a snap judgement on whether something smells good or not, which...
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    Re: Fragrance Houses

    I will certainly be more interested in a new fragrance that comes from a house I enjoy, I think that's natural human behavior in organization. Of course, if a fragrance is starting to generate some...
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    Re: Scenteur7: Marlen's perfume blog

    Love your intelligent commentary on the perfume world, keep it up! ;D
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    Re: SOTD, Friday 27 Jan

    Rive Gauche!!
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    Just wanted to thank scentemental for helping to answer my question! :)
    I was also thinking a shower smell must be pretty subjective, there's something different about this one for me though; it's...
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    Re: 4000 Registered Members

    I second Paris!
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    If I misused ambergris (and I probably did) scentemental, I apologize; I certainly meant no offense. A few weeks ago I was trying to describe what I was smelling in GIT, and, knowing about the rave...
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed

    I think the reason I love it so much is that I find the ambergris more pronounced in it than in any other Creed fragrance I've yet sampled. To me it smells heavenly, I could get lost in the scent, my...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 24 January

    Debating... hmm, ok. Where it's been in the minus 20's Celsius here the past few days, I need to go with Pi, it's the warmest scent I have at the moment!
  16. Thread: Apple?

    by Crononaut
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    Re: Apple?

    I actually found the women's DKNY Be Delicious's apple accord to be very natural, not nearly as synthetic as others. However, it's a little too strong for me, and besides, why would you want to smell...
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    Re: "Men Will Stink Up A Room"

    "The only time men should resort to outside aromatic agents is in situations where they have not had a chance to shower and their natural state might violate human-rights or chemical-weapons...
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    Re: Silver Mountain Water

    The longevity of SMW is great on me too, one of the best out of all the Creed's I've tried.
    This is a fantastic scent, but I find it best suited for calm days when I want to be comforted lol. I...
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    Re: Different L'Eau par Kenzo pour Homme

    I find if I spray it even three times, initially it's very overpowering and I think I've over applied. Fifteen minutes or so later, though, it reduces to a much more subtle prominence that can be...
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    Re: What, in your opinion, is the very BEST

    Want git? Go to e-bay, best prices I've seen by far - still expensive tho. I would recommend trying a sample first, which you could either get on e-bay/other online perfume stores or from someone on...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 17 January 2006

    Last of my Creed Original Vetiver, onto the Silver Mountain Water!
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    Re: guys, what do you like best on women?

    I used to enjoy a casual relationship with fragrances, but one day a girl I knew wore Angel. It smelled unlike anything I had ever smelled before and I instantly fell in love with it. What's more, it...
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    Top 3 Fragrances You Can't Wait To Try..

    ... but haven't gotten around to yet. I'm a gourmand lover, so for me it's

    1) New Haarlem
    2) HM by Hanae Mori
    3) Geir

    What about you?
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    Re: TOP 10 (the first of the year)

    In no order,
    - L'Eau par Kenzo
    - Rive Gauche
    - Pi by Givenchy
    - Green Irish Tweed
    - Eddie Bauer Adventurer
    - Lolita Lempicka Au Masculin
    - M7
    - A*Men
    - Allure Homme Sport
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    Re: What do all these adjectives mean????

    Thanks so much for the help, I kinda had the same ideas about the definitions but now I know I'm not toally in the dark! ;)
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    What do all these adjectives mean????

    Upon submitting several reviews last night, I realised I used the word "fresh" far too much, and perhaps inappropriately. I was wondering what some commonly used adjectives mean to fellow Basenoters,...
  27. Re: Scents that NEED skin to evolve their true nat

    I agree with the Guerlain,, in particular the Vetiver. I found this awful on the strip, but on my skin it'smuch more organic.
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    Re: Just purchased Rive Gauche

    St. John's for me, so I doubt I can help you lol, BUT at my Shoppers the discounted price on Rive Gauche (along with other heavily discoutned frags such as Joop!, Dolce and Gabbana PH, D&G PH, and...
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    Re: Spraying on Clothes?

    I've never even thought of my frags staining my shirts, but as I've never had any problems, I doubt I'll ever think of it again. ;)
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    Re: The AXE effect!

    I have the Axe Phoenix stick deodorant, I find it quite nice actually! I agree that their commercials are usually absurd, but at least in the promotions I've seen, the sex is suggested by a clever...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 1/15/06

    Rive Gauche - Yves Saint Laurent (Couldn't wait for a night out :))
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    Re: Just purchased Rive Gauche

    And thanks Lightninrod for the link!
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    Re: Just purchased Rive Gauche

    Shoppers as well! Actually, in my excitement I forgot to include the taxes, and it IS the 125 ml bottle lol, so looks like we all got to capitalize on the same deal!
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    Just purchased Rive Gauche

    The fates were with me today, it seems. :)
    I went to my nearest fragrance retailer with the intention to purchase Rive Gauche anyways, and when I got there, it was being heavily discounted at...
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    Re: A fragrance Missed

    I live in Canada, and I saw it today too! :o
  36. Re: I donít like them but canít toss them away eit

    I have a bottle of Tommy that I absolutely loathe, reminds me of junior high.. ugh.
    Being the pack rat that I am though, I know that bottle's going to be staying with me for years to come. :-/
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    Where do you keep your fragrances?

    I know some fragrances can spoil from prolonged exposure to light, so where do you keep them? As my collection grows, I think I'd like to build a drawer for them. Currently, I just keep them in the...
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    Re: SotD Friday January 13

    Creed's Original Vetiver - wow this scent is clean smelling! It's not something I'd normally go for, but I love it! Unfortunately, the longevity is almost non-existent on me, I can't smell it even if...
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    Re: Looking for a sweet fragrance...

    I bought Pi when I was looking for a sweet scent, and I loved it... at the time, however, my nose was much less experienced. Now when I wear it, I find it overpowering sometimes. Still, definitely...
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    Re: Most Tested Frag?

    I'm this way with Platinum Egoiste too! Everytime I see it I'll sample it, and I love it, but something just keeps me from being interested in a purchase.
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    Re: The Best Place to Purchase Geir

    thanks!
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    The Best Place to Purchase Geir

    First off, is anyone aware of any Canadian stores or websites that offer Geir?
    ...
    I'm expecting awkward silence to follow my last question, so can anyone recommend me any online site that sells...
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    Re: Newbie just saying hi

    ^^Agreed, it can consume you before you know it, I've stayed up late many nights just reading info on all these frags I'd never heard of before lol.
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    Re: Roll on vs. Atomizer

    I agree, I like the wide-spread distribution of an atomizer. Plus, you don't have to worry about having too much juice in one spot as it's so spread out.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 10 January 2006

    The last of my Himalaya decant...
    on to the Original Vetiver tomorrow, looking forward to seeing how it dries down on me. :)
  46. Re: GIT/Cool Water - Bvlgari Black/Dzing * Survey

    I can't comment on the latter, but as for GIT vs CW, well... can I see why they could be considered similar? Yes. Yet I'd still pay $100 for the GIT over a $20 bottle of CW anyday!
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    Re: Silver Mountain Water: feminine?

    To me, this is about as unisex as they come! I can imagine smelling this on just about anyone.
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    Re: SotD, Monday January 9

    Himalaya
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 7 January 2006

    GIT
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    Re: I recommend all BN's do what I did!

    I plan on doing the exact same thing, I imagine if you became familiar enough with different notes it would be very helpful in determining what frags to sample, as you would know what oils you like,...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 6 January 2006

    Creed SMW
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    Re: Cool Water/GIT comparison

    When I first smelled both, I could understand why people would think there's a similarity between them, but I find a whiff of CW ends off harsh, while something in the GIT makes the end gentler...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 4 January 2006

    For the first of what will be many times, GIT !
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    Re: I just ordered Geir!

    Thanks for the tip, I think I'm going to have to get a sample ASAP ;D.
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    Best Place for Geir Samples?

    Like goldslinger, I'm a newcomer to this fragrance business and reading all the praise for Geir makes me want to forego paying a small price for a sample and just buy a bottle! :) However, I recently...
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    Re: newbie thoughts

    I, too am a newbie, on the site for about a month now, and initially I also wondered how someone could possibly pick up on all the various notes.

    However, in just a month I've noticed a huge...
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    Re: CREED CREED CREED

    I also wanted to see what the legendary Creed fragrances smelled like, so I ordered 6 samples from someone on e-bay by the name of 786hoodas. He is very good with communication, prompt on shipment,...
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    Re: Creed 6 pack??

    ^^^
    I'm just starting to really develop an interest in frags, so I chose GIT, Himalaya, Silver Mountain Water, Original Vetiver, and Acier Aluminum, as they seemed to be somewhat representative of...
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    Re: Creed 6 pack??

    I, too ordered the six pack from him, and am hoping to get it this week!
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