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  1. Re: Roja Dove Fetish starting to spoil after 9 months

    I've not seen this in any of my Roja's and I had them for well over 2 years albeit, stored in a modified wine cooler at 12°C from day of purchase.
    At that temperature and if not used for a few...
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    Re: WORST Fragrance you have smelt?

    Boadicea the Victorious Nemer... Lovely on paper and some textiles but, on my skin, Industrial strength Urinal cake!. The weirdest perfume I've ever owned.
  3. Re: What's the most expensive fragrance in your collection?

    It used to be Roja Haute Luxe, but now is Opulent Perfume Dehl al Oud Maliki... £500 for 12ml (In comparison, Roja is a bargain)
  4. Re: The Visual Clichés of a Perfumer or Artistic Director

    Stephane Humber Lucas... Pretty cool picture if you ask me.
    http://www.cafleurebon.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/stephanehumbertlucas.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 20th March, 2017

    Thank you all for the kind words. I sold my house in London and got a tidy profit so, Economically speaking, I have never been better. My personal life still needs a little work to get it back in...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 20th March, 2017

    Good afternoon gang!
    Apologies for my absence from these forums lately. My life has been in considerable turmoil, with severe changes coming my way thick and fast.
    Things have not been completely...
  7. Re: Etiquette for returning a reformulated perfume?

    You sir, made me spit my coffe... It came all the way from Brasil, I'll have you know!
    I paid good money for it and this kind of jestery coffe piracy will not stand, comprende!....There will be...
  8. Re: Psychological disorders and fragrance: byproduct or true passion?

    First, let me congratulate you on the brave decisions you have undertaken. It is hard enough to summon the courage to get diagnosed, but you have shown true grit by disclosing the condition here. We...
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    Re: Today I bought December 2016

    12ml of Opulent Perfume's Dehl al Oud Maliki Pure Oud oil. Not cheap, but one of the best (if not the best) natural Oudh oil you can buy in London.
    Description from the company:
    Dehl al Oud Maliki...
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    [UK] Re: BNIB Baccarat Rouge and YSL Noble Leather

    bump
  11. Re: Discontinued Fragrances you would lke to be "resurrected"?

    They're many fragrances that I would like resurrected, too many to mention but, one in particular will be Idole de Lubin EDT, of which I own 3 backup bottles. I've tried the EDP but it just doesn't...
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    Re: When did Creed become "a big thing"?!

    For me, they were kind of a stepping stone in my "niche" adventures. They were my first niche purchases, mostly due to forums hype and my untrained nose. Don't get me wrong, they do some very nice...
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    Re: Fetish , C or African Leather?

    Having tried all three, Fethis wins with african leather a distant second and Clive's c no where near those two.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 27th September, 2016

    (((Robin))) My condolences, So very sorry to hear about Loki. I had to put 3 dogs to sleep during my life, and I can fully sympathise with what you are going through. It is heart breaking.
    Yet, I...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 27th September, 2016

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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd September, 2016

    http://www.kafkaesqueblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Qom-Chilom-Peacock.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd September, 2016

    Hello all.
    Cazaubon, I have no idea of what kind of canine that animal is on yesterday's picture. ;)

    http://www.kafkaesqueblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Qom-Chilom-Peacock.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 21st September, 2016

    Hello all
    http://www.kafkaesqueblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/OK_OUD.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 21st September, 2016

    http://www.kafkaesqueblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/OK_OUD.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 20th September, 2016

    SOTE
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 20th September, 2016

    SOTE
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 20th September, 2016

    Hello all.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 20th September, 2016

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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 19th September, 2016

    Hello all.
    http://perfumeforme.ru/images/asset/002/524/492/2524492/desktop3.jpg?1466609200
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 19th September, 2016

    Hello all.
    http://perfumeforme.ru/images/asset/002/524/492/2524492/desktop3.jpg?1466609200
  26. Re: Creed: Have They Really Been Around For Over 200 Years.?

    I have invented the time machine (don't ask, is complicated)... having just completed my round trip, i can categorically confirm... yes, their PR is complete and utter bullshit!
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 18th September, 2016

    Thank you!
    Great to be back in the female section, and see you all again!
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 18th September, 2016

    Good morning all.
    http://www.igdimages.co.uk/Forums/RDR.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 18th September, 2016

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    Re: Shl 777 black gemstone.....wow.....

    I have a few from the line, including the amazingly good Black Gemestone. Sadly, the bottles designs has changed, it is now just three different bottles for the whole line. Gold color for soleil de...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 13th September, 2016

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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 12th September, 2016

    http://i.parfums.cz/view/1/xerjoff/xefblhu_aedp10_02/xerjoff-shooting-stars-blue-hope-parfemovana-voda-unisex___2.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 11th September, 2016

    http://myshop.s3-external-3.amazonaws.com/shop5047500.pictures.Grossmith_Shem_El_Nessim_Pack.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 10th September, 2016

    Sote
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 10th September, 2016

    http://www.hayariparis.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/paradis-de-l-homme-jewellery.jpg
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    Re: Your number of wearings per day

    I used to wear two, one for the day and a different fragrance more suited for the evening.
    But, these days, I wear just one... unless I am going out, in which case, I either re spray or change the...
  37. Re: How many colognes do you have? And do you rotate between scents?

    160ish including back ups. Rotation depends on season, occasion and mood.
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    Re: La Nuit de L'Homme vs Aventus Creed

    This belongs in the Aventus sub forum.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 3rd September, 2016

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    Re: Wine cooler damaging my fragrances

    Yes, it is more for long term storage, I have a large collection (140 bottles) Mostly expensive niche stuff. My rotation can sometimes result in bottles not being sprayed for a year. So those...
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    Re: Wine cooler damaging my fragrances

    I have no experience with temperatures other than 53°F... I was told by a famous Perfumer that 12°C is the ideal temperature to store fragrances long term. This was confirmed by a visit to les...
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    Re: Wine cooler damaging my fragrances

    Wine coolers are designed to run at around 70-80% humidity to prevent corks from drying out. I modified mine by removing the hydration unit. Which in my case was 3 plastic trays that you fill up...
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    Re: Wine cooler damaging my fragrances

    I store mine in a modified wine cooler with portable rechargeable dehumidifiers at 53°F.
    Some fragrances have been in that cooler for well over 2 years, no damage to any of them. During the summer...
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    So he made a video response, kudos to him.
    Now, I have said his videos look too polished (in comparison to what's out there) and Because I was not aware of his background, I though he may be part of...
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    Re: Xerjoff Fiero reformulated?

    Fiero needs time to mature (green tassel). I bought my bottle back in 2014 and could not get 2 hours out of it. but now I easily get 10 hours.
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    He sure does come across that way to me. He is determined to be suscesful in the fragrance world, and is considering having his own scent line. Jeremy sure has captured his intended demografic and...
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    Well, he had an interview in fragrantica and he answered most of the questions Daver has asked. He does have a masters degree in business and marketing so that explains the "polish" a bit. Still,...
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    The problem with this kind of accusations is that, 1 - If he is legit, how exactly does he prove it? Is just his word... and 2- If he's being paid, who are we (the whole Fragrance "community") to...
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    Out of curiosity, I've just checked out his Facebook page... no mention of any drama response there, just his usual personal and fragrance promoting stuff.
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    No need for you to go, if you want to discuss it, I don't see why not.
    Like I said, I am not the intended demografic, so is not here or there for me.
    But, it seems to be more than just David (FB)...
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    Really?
    I saw you post this morning with this very video and one other before it was deleted...
    The mods will decide what is and what's not up for discussion, in the meantime, people are entitled...
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    I don't hate the guy, I never watched his channel before today. I just stating the obvious... Polished but, not enough to appear like a professional rep...He is what I would expect from a social...
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    As I said on the other thread, Jeremy's videos are very well presented, his lighting, his grooming, bottle presentation, the way he talks, his female "guest"... everything is much too polished. ...
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    Poll: Re: Jeremy's Top 10 Most Complimented Fragrances List

    His videos are very well presented, his lighting, his grooming, bottle presentation, the way he talks, his female "guest"... everything is much too polished. I think he is a pro... But, I could be...
  55. Re: Recommendations for a frankincense, resin, smoky perfume

    You can try and find it, but there's really no need, Bentley for man Absolute is very, very similar to Gucci pour Homme (I own them both)
  56. Re: Recommendations for a frankincense, resin, smoky perfume

    Bentley for man Absolute
    Rien Intense Incense
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    Re: Today I Sold/Swapped/Binned

    Thank you hednic, He did exceptionally well in his final exams so is well deserved!
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    Re: Today I Sold/Swapped/Binned

    My 19 year old son is finally getting into wearing something other than Axe... He asked me for a bottle so, we sat down and went through some 30 scents. He finally chose Fahrenheit Parfum... But, I...
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    Re: Today I bought: August 2016

    A very much overdue purchase...

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    Re: Outrageous place to leave a parcel!

    The postal employees in the UK are a very tightly knitted bunch, It has been known for regular post to go "missing" after complaints.
    In any case, it was not my place to forward a complaint as the...
  61. Re: Are you a criminal? Better not wear perfume then...

    They have, is called Amouage Interlude!
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    Re: Outrageous place to leave a parcel!

    I have since purchased the scents from another shop and they are now in my rotation. A happy ending in all fronts.
    I must say that this was not my first purchase from FIF, they have always behaved...
  63. Re: I Will Probably Regret Asking This Question, But....

    Inflicting inhuman cruel punishment on offenders does nothing for the cause... lobbying your elected representatives does, however.
  64. Re: SCENARIO: Choose the Scents That You Would ...

    Those will very much be my choices...
    But I would add:
    Farenhait
    Habanita
    Tabbac Blonde
    Rive Gauche (man and woman)
    Rochas Femme
    Montana.
    and we'll both be very rich men indeed :)
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    Poll: Re: Diaghilev vs Amber Aoud

    Good choice, I am sure you will enjoy it for many years to come :)
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    I can't comment for Chuck but, I do own some very powerful scents (Maai, Salome, Montecristo, Gold man, Diaghilev, Haute Luxe, Epic... among many others) Interlude is well beyond all of them. It is...
  67. Re: I Will Probably Regret Asking This Question, But....

    You profess in one sentence how we are endowed with rational thought... yet, in another, you have no problems dising out sadistic, cruel and inhuman punishments.
    Contradictions in terms that I am...
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    Re: Al Haramain scents......

    I have only tried Musk Al Ghazal, which I own. Very nice and surprisingly good quality white musk floral, incredible potent and long lasting.
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    Poll: Re: Diaghilev vs Amber Aoud

    I agree, Diahgilev is hard to beat but, I do own the others because they are more wearable. (In the scheme of things)
    Oud Infini sound very interesting, thank you for brining the house to my...
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    Poll: Re: Diaghilev vs Amber Aoud

    Yes, not the same scent at all and in fact, Completely different. Like I said, Salome is what Nüwa should have been. Give it a try, it will surprise you :)
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    Poll: Re: Diaghilev vs Amber Aoud

    Hey... congrats on your 2K mileston!
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    Poll: Re: Diaghilev vs Amber Aoud

    Do try Maai, really old school and powerful.
    Salome is great and for me, it is what the original formulation of Nüwa should have been.
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    Poll: Re: Diaghilev vs Amber Aoud

    Indeed, It is inspired by vintage Mitsouko. I agree, I do own CP and is a very good one to try (and keep). I've been trying to find Miss Dior, with little luck so far. Will give Gold woman a sniff...
  74. Re: Fragrance Flashback....30 Years ago I was wearing????

    Varon Dandy
    Brut
    Old Spice
    Brunel
    Aqua Velva
    Eau Sauvage
    Pour Home
    Rive Gauche
    Shalimar
    Anteneus
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    Re: Any unique Lavender scents?

    Yes, one of my favourites
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    Poll: Re: Diaghilev vs Amber Aoud

    I wear it, but then again, I am old :)
    PS: if you think Diaghilev is very 18th century, You should try his Haute Luxe... very Versailles!
  77. Thread: Trump Cologne

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    Re: Trump Cologne

    Oh.. let us have some harmless fun, nothing abusive has been said. :)
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    Poll: Re: Diaghilev vs Amber Aoud

    As Capricorn says, Diaghilev is a very retro fragrance but, I still rate it slightly above Amber Aoud. It is a little more versatile.
  79. Re: If you could only choose one cologne, what would be your choice?

    Idole de Lubin... EDT.
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    Re: When two interests collide...

    Sounds like fun so, I'll be buying this... and unlike one of the comments, I will not be licking the cards :)
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    Re: Best Parfum extracts

    Roja Dove Haute Luxe has a claimed 40% concentration of oils...
    Most if not all Stephene Humbert Lucas offerings have a claimed 24% concentration.
  82. Thread: Trump Cologne

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    Re: Trump Cologne

    I don't know about presidential but, I can imagine it to be quite fecal...
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    Re: Let's talk about Bentley for Men Intense

    I managed to score 4 bottles on eBay a couple of years ago. I think I paid £60 for each of the three full bottles and £40 for a 80% full used one.
    But now is silly money, and it is only going to...
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    Re: Outrageous place to leave a parcel!

    Indeed! What a moron that postman was!
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    Re: Outrageous place to leave a parcel!

    Royal Mail has now admitted fault. FIF has no stock of the scents I ordered and so I have been refunded.
    Happy ending.
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    Re: Let's talk about Bentley for Men Intense

    The original EDT has been discontinued for some years. It can still be found on EBay but, it may take you some months to find a bottle and, due to the rarity and very limited circulation, it demands...
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    Re: Let's talk about Bentley for Men Intense

    I totally agree.
    With three back up bottles, I am also a big fan of Idole (EDT). The Bentley offering is no where near as good. Ok for the money but I don't see any similarities outside their...
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    [UK] Viffer's Swap list

    I Want, must be new or nearly full. (95% minimum) UK only.
    http://www.basenotes.net/photos/products/33/26130041.jpgAcqua Viva (2007) Profumum...
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    Re: Favorite night time/ sleeping fragrances

    I wear my most challenging scents when I know I am staying in.
    Also went through a stage of spaying MDCI Chipre Palatine on my Sheets and pillows after a stressful day.
  90. Thread: Kobe by Xerjoff

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    Re: Kobe by Xerjoff

    Yes. I have the silk bag version.
    Like yourself, I find the new formulation opening salvo a little heavy handed on petigrain it is overpowering and stays strong for the first few hours.
    Not much...
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    Re: Ambers! This junkie needs advise.

    I am not sure where you could get 5ml but, I know first in fragrance and Essenza Nobile sells samples.
  92. Thread: Kobe by Xerjoff

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    Re: Kobe by Xerjoff

    If you have the new presentation (no silk bag) then yes.
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    Re: Ambers! This junkie needs advise.

    Tango is spectacular.
    Ohira has already been mentioned. On my skiing it performs very well indeed and it is my all time favourite Amber by some margin.
    Also try... Mona di orio Amber which is my...
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    Re: Most complimented by your spouse/other half ?

    Right now is Masque's Tango. She loves it.
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    Re: Today I bought: August 2016

    Other than the label, the bottle has no other markings or stickers. The box has an ingredients list sticker at the base which clearly says 1.7oz/50ml. So yes, it is a 50ml bottle. I think les...
  96. Re: Name the 5 Fragrances You're Most Excited About Right Now

    Tango is indeed the most stunning Boozy, spicy, ambered jasmine I have ever smelled. Sensual as they come. It has a proud place in my wardrobe and it gives my other favourite Amber, ( the very...
  97. Re: Name the 5 Fragrances You're Most Excited About Right Now

    Yes, I've been going though a serious "challenging fragrances" stage and I am very much enjoying it!


    To me Maai has a very vintage chypre feeling . Is a very nice "they don't make them like this...
  98. Re: Name the 5 Fragrances You're Most Excited About Right Now

    At different times, I have always been excited about any of the fragrances in my wardrobe.
    The last few I have been very exited about, Salome, Ex Idolo 33, MKK, Maai, Montecristo and Tango.
    All...
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    Re: Outrageous place to leave a parcel!

    Just to keep you all up to date.
    FIF has forwarded a complaint and I have recieved a form from Parcel Force. That was filled and sent back to them last Monday.
    Stilll awaiting resolution. But...
  100. Re: Fragrance that remind you of "the dirty old man"

    There is a big difference between associating particular fragrances with "old men" which is fine by me, and the association of scents with "dirty old men". Which, and as you all can see, I am not. ...
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