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    Re: Orange blossom/Neroli for men

    Orange Spice by Creed
    Neroli Sauvage by Creed
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    Re: Which sandal would you choose?

    Tam Dao from your list. Amouage Sandalwood attar is wonderful.
  3. Re: The best Bay Rum......that doesn't turn into cloves

    Second Dominca Bay Rum.

    http://www.orvis.com/store/product.aspx?pf_id=2314
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    Re: If you like Tom Ford Oud Wood...

    Surrati - Tom Oud - an oud oil from KSA.

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/248981-Surrati-Tom-Oud-a-gorgeous-oud-oil-from-KSA
  5. Re: If you can only have one Amouage attar, what would it be?

    Tribute
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    Re: Creed Orange Spice

    I have Orange Spice. Think the opening blast of Kouros without the "dirty" follow-on scent. Still in production as a far as I know. A classic buy especially for anyone that is a fan of orange...
  7. Re: What scent would "The GEICO gecko" wear?

    Green Irish Tweed of course
  8. Re: Aubrey Organics North Woods After Shave?

    thanks
  9. Aubrey Organics North Woods After Shave?

    Has anyone tried Aubrey Organics North Woods After Shave? I tried their popular, natural deodorant with the same scent and it smells wonderful. Has anyone tried the After Shave?
  10. Re: Surrati - Tom Oud - a gorgeous oud oil from KSA

    I finally managed to smell Tom Ford Oud in Nieman Marcus. The Tom Oud, which I've now had for several weeks and worn several times is indeed a dead ringer for it. It's definitely a great bargain.
  11. Roger Gandelman perfume bottles - gorgeous

    FYI for anyone looking for high-quality perfume bottles to store your attars in: Roger Gandelman perfume bottles are stunning - I have 3 of his bottles. Truly works of art.
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  12. Re: Surrati - Tom Oud - a gorgeous oud oil from KSA

    I ordered this blind based on the recommendations in here. I've never smelled Tom Ford Oud, but this stuff is simply gorgeous. I love the drydown which has a hint of Amouage Jublilation XXV to my...
  13. Any good place to buy perfume in Maine?

    I've got to go to Maine next week on a business trip. Any good perfume outlets/retail store between Portland and York Harbor?
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    Le Male "summer" version

    I tried the Le Male summer version today (http://www.jeanpaulgaultier.com/ww/en/ligne/le-male/produit/cologne-tonique-2010.html), never having experienced the original. This seems light enough for...
  15. Improving Creed Virgin Island Water by adding this

    While I like VIW, I've always thought the coconut note was a little too overpowering. On a lark this morning, I added some Royall Lyme from Bermuda to it - 2 sprays of VIW with 2 sprays Lyme on top...
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    Re: Amouage Tribute Attar

    hmmmm ..... the price is still the same at Parfums Raffy ($350 for 12 ml)

    http://www.parfumsraffy.com/amouage-tribute-attar-perfume-for-women-by-amouage-fragrances.html
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    Re: unisex Jasmine

    When I wore my wife's Amouage Jasmine attar as a test, I got universally favorable reaction from both men and women:
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    l'Occitane Eau De Baux

    Was in the DFW airport last week with 4 hours between flights and wondered into a l'Occitane store for the first time to experience their products. In general, their fragrances were quite appealing...
  19. Re: Boucheron Homme Eau de Toilette Fraicheur 2008 - is it any good or worth it???

    If you like original Boucheron, you'll most probably like this lighter, fresher version.
  20. Re: Buying Cologne at Airports - London Heathrow & Atlanta

    Huntsville, AL? That's where I live .....

    "Duty Free" is no bargain. If you're coming to Huntsville, go to Madison Square Mall and to "Perfume Galore". You can bargain with them. In the mall I...
  21. Test to see if a man can wear Amouage Jasmine attar?

    In the Amouage Sandalwood thread, aerandir4 asked if a man could wear Amouage Jasmine attar. I offered to try my wife's attar and see the reaction. So this morning I put one drop of her Jasmine on....
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    Re: Amouage Sandalwood attar

    The Jasmine has outstanding longevity and sillage. It is easily my favorite fragrance for her to wear.

    Can a man wear it? Hmmmm .... I'm not sure. I think a man could probably wear it provided...
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    Re: Amouage Sandalwood attar

    There is a preliminary spiciness upon initial application that fades after about 30 minutes. They you're left with a creamy heavenly sandalwood that gets smoother and smoother. This is a perfect...
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    Amouage Sandalwood attar

    Finally received it today from Les Senteurs. It was on backorder and they said they are having a tough time keeping the Amouage attars in stock.

    It is pure luxurious, smooth-as-butter sandalwood....
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    Re: Best Oil Attars?

    Amouage Tribute gets my vote. And the single-note Amouage attars are worth checking out as well as very price reasonable. Their Jasmine attar is phenomenal. I'm still waiting on their Sandalwood...
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    Re: Buyer Beware - The Perfumed Court (dot) Com

    never had any problems with them
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    Re: Jaipur Homme Fraicheur?!

    No - it's not the same as regular Jaipur. I have both. This is the "summer" version that is lighter than the regular version.
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    Amouage Gold - changing my tune

    My first try of Amouage Gold last Oct turned me off and I tossed the sample in the drawer. Now 5 months later, I try it again .... and am surprised to find it quite pleasant. It's pretty potent...
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    Re: Amouage Sandalwood attar

    hmmm ..... sounds perfect for ballroom dancing where you don't want to overpower and the focus is on your movement. not your scent. thanks,
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    Amouage Sandalwood attar

    So pleased was I with the Amouage Jasmine attar for my wife, that I ordered their Sandalwood attar from Les Senteurs. We'll see how good it is ....
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    Re: Best Orange Blossom

    Creed Néroli Sauvage
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    Anyplace in Boston carry Amouage?

    Anyone know of any?
  33. Perfect for airline carry-on travel

    Given the tight restrictions of carry-on luggage nowadays (and all my business trips are with carry-on), it's frustrating to try and fit cologne into the measly quart-size bag that you're limited to....
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    Amouage Jasmine attar - wow!

    I finally received the Amouage Jasmine attar today that I ordered from Les Senteurs for the wife (12 days shipping to the U.S. - not bad). As a Jasmine lover, I have to say "wow". Gerald was right...
  35. Re: I couldn't smell it anymore - but she sure could

    I invented the internet.
  36. I couldn't smell it anymore - but she sure could

    One thing about Terre D-Hermes parfum is that I can't smell it anymore on myself after a couple of hours (as opposed to the EDT which seems to last for hours.) Yesterday morning I applied some at...
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    Re: Amouage Tribute Attar

    How much was customs for your Tribute (assuming you're in the U.S.)?
  38. Finally figured out why TDH parfum smells smoother to me

    After several weeks of wearing both, it finally hit me that the parfum version is smoother because I smell a floral that is not as prominent in the EDT version. While it smells like carnations to...
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    Re: Amouage - What's your favorite

    Tribute attar
  40. Re: How long from Les Senteurs to the U.S.?

    Hey - how do you like the Amouage Sandalwood attar? I'm thinking of ordering it ....
  41. Re: How long from Les Senteurs to the U.S.?

    USPS = gov't bureaucracy
    UPS = private enterprise
    FedEX = private enterprise

    'nuff said
  42. How long from Les Senteurs to the U.S.?

    Has anyone in the U.S. ordered from Les Senteurs in the U.K? If so, how long did it take to receive the shipment? thanks,
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    Re: Kiehl's essential oils?

    Pour Homme kinda reminds me of Halston Z-14.
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    Kiehl's essential oils?

    Anyone wear any of Kiehl's essential oils as a fragrance (http://www.kiehls.com/_us/_en/fragrance/essence-oils-with-roller-ball-applicator.htm)? I smelled a couple of 'em in the store and the...
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes Pure Perfume Review

    Yes, I agree that the EDT is more peppery. I also find it more assertive than the EDP. I find the parfum version is more "under the radar" with less sillage than the EDT - but with a more...
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    Re: Best italian fragrance for men

    Acqua Di Selva has garnered some nice compliments. I often put some on after my lunchtime swim.
  47. Re: Parfums Raffy will carry other Amouage attars

    Some of them should be much cheaper. For example, I know they are getting the single-note Jasmine attar which retails for $70 in the UK.
  48. Parfums Raffy will carry other Amouage attars

    In response to an inquiry, I just received an email from Parfums Raffy stating they are receiving 7 other popular Amouage attars in 3 weeks which will be listed on their web site for pre-order next...
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    Re: Amouage Jasmine attar?

    thank you, sir .... exactly the input I was looking for.
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    Amouage Jasmine attar?

    Has anyone tried the single-note Jasmine attar from Amouage? I'm thinking of getting it for my wife, but would first like to hear from someone that has actually experienced it. thanks,
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    Re: finally went with Tribute

    I don't understand why Amouage doesn't offer the other attars in the U.S. :-(
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    Sandalwood from Scents of America

    When I was in Gatlinburg, TN last fall, I visited Scents of America - a fragrance shop (http://www.scentsofamerica.com/products.php?cid=2). Some of their knockoffs were surprisingly good. I also...
  53. Re: Td'H - Parfum version worth the double price tag?

    I have both and yes, in my opinion while the parfum is smoother, both are good. If you can find a parfum tester, the price is much cheaper - i.e., I paid $70 for a 2.5 oz parfum tester.
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    Re: finally went with Tribute

    Yes - Perfumed Court is where I got my attar samples. Great service. (BTW, I'm also selling them my limited edition of Creed Fleurs De Gardenia which was a blind buy for my wife 4 years ago but it...
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    finally went with Tribute

    After weeks of sampling 10 different Amouage fragrances and both attars, I finally went with Tribute and ordered a bottle yesterday. Truly amazing stuff. Took me a while though to justify the price...
  56. Sticky: Re: Primer on How to Make Perfume (Version 1.0)

    Do you keep a log of what a scent smells like or a chart of how many drops you used in each scent?
    Absolutely.

    Can you add materials other than oils to create a scent? I read someplace that you...
  57. Sticky: Re: Primer on How to Make Perfume (Version 1.0)

    Version 1 of the primer is done. Comments and feedback are welcome.

    Enjoy! ;D
  58. Sticky: Re: Primer on How to Make Perfume; comments on lay

    Thanks - excellent feedback. I will incorporate your comments.
  59. Sticky: Re: Primer on How to Make Perfume (in progress)

    Feel free to give me your comments on the layout. 8)
  60. Sticky: Primer on How to Make Perfume (Version 1.0)

    This primer is provided in order to help those desiring to try their hand at the art of perfume-making.

    What is perfume?
    The word perfume is derived from the Latin perfume, meaning "through...
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