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  1. Re: NEW: Three New Zegna Essenze Fragrances for 2016!!

    I just tried the Amber Gold today, in Tokyo - they said they had just received it today. It's very nice - rich, sweet, deep, a sort of "burnt amber" type, reminds me a lot of Ambre Fétiche, it's that...
  2. Re: Round for round, pound for pound: Nio vs Musc Ravageur?

    Have and like both, but definitely prefer MR.
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    Poll: Re: M U F (4) - Fève Délicieuse

    This.
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    Re: Spirituese double vanille

    Same here...
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    Poll: Re: Which fragrances?

    Amber Aoud, Sycomore, MR, TV, L'air du DM, Jubilation... Sorry, I know that's probably more than "a few"...
  6. Thread: Which houses?

    by Dane77
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    Poll: Re: Which houses?

    Dior, Chanel, Guerlain, and Serge Lutens.
    I would have voted for Maître Parfumeur et Gantier as well, if that house had been included.
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    Re: L'Artisan Tea For Two - HUUUGE disappointment

    I like T42 a lot. I have one of the old discontinued bottles, and I find the scent to be a pleasant and distinctive light smoky-spicy tea.
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    Re: The Best Fragrance House

    In no particular order:

    Dior
    Chanel
    Guerlain
    Serge Lutens
    Maître Parfumeur et Gantier
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    Re: What is the best TOM FORD fragrance?

    Amber Absolute and Tobacco Vanille.
  10. Re: Eau de Rhubarbe Ecarlate & Eau de Neroli Dore by Hermes

    Interesting - I guess this is Nagel's first Hermès release, no? Couldn't help thinking: is she meant to take over when Ellena retires?
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    Re: Your favorite Christian Dior niche fragrance ?

    Fève Délicieuse
    Eau Noire
    Ambre Nuit
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    Re: Sexual and Seductive fragrances

    These, except in opposite order.
  13. Re: What fragrance(s) do you want, but you keep putting it off for whatever reason?

    Stuff I want but haven't quite gotten around to actually getting (for a while...) because I always end up going for other things instead:

    Puredistance M
    Malle Carnal Flower
    Malle Une Fleur de...
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    Re: Grey Vetiver or Sel de Vetiver

    Sel de Vétiver, easily.
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    Poll: Re: Knize ten vs. Guerlain Derby

    I have both - vastly prefer Knize Ten.
  16. Poll: Re: Guerlain derby vs. hermes bel ami vs. hermes equipage

    Not a big fan of any of these, but I have Derby and voted for that one.
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    Re: which perfume does these notes best?

    Citrus - Chanel Eau de Cologne
    Oud - Roja Dove Amber Aoud
    Sandalwood - MPG Santal Noble
    Incense - Amouage Interlude Man
    Amber - Roja Dove Amber Extrait
    Vetiver - Chanel Sycomore
    Leather -...
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    Poll: Re: Best niche/high end house- line generally?

    From this list, Serge Lutens and Guerlain...
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    Poll: Re: Help me pick the best from this list?

    A lot of very good ones on this list, incl. a bunch of my personal favorites - I voted for Tonka Impériale, Ambre Narguilé, Vétiver Tonka, Sycomore, Coromandel, Musc Ravageur, and Pour un Homme.
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    Re: My Current Top Three

    Roja Dove Amber Extrait
    Guerlain Spiritueuse Double Vanille
    Profumum Patchouly
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    Poll: Re: Best Dior Privée fragrances?

    Fève Délicieuse followed by Eau Noire, Ambre Nuit, and Patchouli Impérial...
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    Re: Ambre Nuit by Christian Dior

    Ambre Nuit is a very nice and smooth rose-amber with a generous dose of pink pepper. Along with Fève Délicieuse and (sadly discontinued) Eau Noire, it's one of my favourites in the Privée line...
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    Poll: Re: Aventus vs L'Air du Desert Marocain

    Unimpressed by Aventus, impressed by LDDM...
  24. Re: Perfumes That Remind You Of Your Childhood Or School Days!

    I went to school in late 80s/early 90s... I remember especially Kouros, Jazz, Lagerfeld, and Fahrenheit from those days... In high school a few years later in early-to-mid 90s everybody was wearing...
  25. Re: How many fragrances did you acquire in 2015, and which is your favorite?

    Added 11, got rid of approx. same number. Favorite new acquistions are Spiritueuse Double Vanille and Roja Amber Extrait.
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    Re: Favorite chanel exclusives

    Sycomore
    Coromandel
    Eau de Cologne
    Cuir de Russie
  27. Re: This is America! (or UK) Speak English! (Translate the name of your fav. EDT)

    Fève Délicieuse (Dior) - "Delicious Bean"
    Brin de Réglisse (Hermès) - "Sprig of Licorice"
    Mouchoir de Monsieur (Guerlain) - "Gentleman's Handkerchief"
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    Re: What Is Your Top 5 As Of Right Now?

    Roja Dove Amber Extrait
    Guerlain Spiritueuse Double Vanille
    Chanel Sycomore
    Profumum Patchouly
    Amouage Interlude Man
  29. Re: If you could own only one of these three Amouage scents!

    Interlude, easily.
  30. Re: Hippie in a Tux: Coromandel v. Javanese Patchouli v. ?

    I like both, but much prefer Coromandel. My other favorite patchoulis include Profumum's Patchouly (more hippie than tux) and Lutens' Bornéo 1834 (good hippie/tux balance). For best...
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    Re: Favorite By Kilian Fragrance? and Why

    I agree - A Taste of Heaven is the only Kilian I've liked enough to find it FBW so far...
  32. Re: I'm a huge fan of vetiver so what about Sycomore?

    Sycomore is amazing and my favourite vetiver. I also love Vétiver Tonka, the one you just sampled and enjoyed. Together with MPG Route du Vétiver, these probably make up my personal vetiver top 3.
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    Re: Your favorite cocoa fragrances

    Roja Amber Extrait +1
    Lutens Bornéo 1834 +1
    Dior Fève Délicieuse
  34. Re: Your Fravourite Note(s) And The Fragrance(s) That You Think Best Represent It

    Amber
    Roja Dove Amber Extrait
    MPG Ambre Précieux
    Profumi del Forte Ambra Mediterranea

    Vanilla
    Guerlain Spiritueuse Double Vanille
    Mona di Orio Les Nombres d'Or Vanille
    Dior Fève Délicieuse
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    Re: Favorite Vetiver Fragrance?

    Chanel Sycomore
    Maître Parfumeur et Gantier Route du Vétiver
    Hermès Vétiver Tonka
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    Re: Ambre Narguile worth it?

    Couldn't agree more!
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    Poll: Re: Best Amouage fragrance

    Interlude based on smell. I don't really care about versatility.
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    Poll: Re: Best Amber Based Fragrance Ever

    From this list, Ambre Précieux followed closely by Ambra Mediterranea and Ambre Fétiche.
    My favourite amber, however, is Roja Dove Amber Extrait (not listed).
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    Poll: Re: Best Leather Based Fragrance Ever

    Interesting point :D However, I clearly remember TL leading the poll right from the start, and I did sum up the results after the first few days of voting, noting that TL, Knize Ten, and Cuir de...
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    Poll: Re: Best Leather Based Fragrance Ever

    Not really - I did a roughly similar one in Dec. 2012 which showed the same strong backing for TL. Have a look: http://www.basenotes.net/threads/317575-Your-favorite-leather?highlight=
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    Poll: Re: Best Leather Based Fragrance Ever

    Knize Ten and Cuir de Russie
  42. Re: Tom Ford Amber Absolute – Reissued as a Harrods exclusive

    Nope, but I was at the Salon a couple of days ago, and AA was sitting right there in the TF lineup, available in all three Private Blend bottle sizes (50, 100, 250 ml). I didn't get a bottle of it,...
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    Re: Amouage Sunshine man

    I like this one a lot - to my nose, it's the best new Amouage in a very long time. But then again, I seem to enjoy new sweet lavenders a lot more than most people around here. I remember the trashing...
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    Re: What are some of your favorite notes ?

    Amber, vanilla, vetiver, patchouli, incense...

    Least favorite common notes would probably be pepper and leather...
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    Poll: Re: Chergui or Ambre Narguile ?

    Ambre Narguilé, easily
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    Re: searching sillage monsters

    LOL!

    Serge Lutens - Le Bordel Maltaise
    Malle - Une Fleur Itinérante
    Amouage - Sordid Man/Woman
    CK - Prostitution
    Smell Bent - Stinky Stinky Hookers
  47. Thread: Vanilla

    by Dane77
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    Re: Vanilla

    Seconding Mona di Orio Les Nombres d'Or Vanille and Dior Fève Délicieuse - both sensational vanilla scents with especially the former delivering all the booziness you could ask for :-)... I love SDV...
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    Re: Recommendations from The Different Company

    I have Oud Shamash and Sel de Vétiver. They're both wonderful, the former possibly my favorite oud these days.
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    Re: best new fragrances?

    Very good year so far -

    Roja Dove Amber Extrait
    Dior Fève Délicieuse
    Amouage Sunshine Man
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    Re: The Quest For THE Vetiver Cologne

    A lot of nice samples there - enjoy! This is my personal vetiver top 5:

    1. Chanel Sycomore
    2. MPG Route du Vétiver
    3. Hermès Vétiver Tonka
    4. TDC Sel de Vétiver
    5. Lorenzo Villoresi Vetiver
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    Poll: Re: Battle of the citrus

    Nio from your list; my favorite citrus overall is probably Chanel Eau de Cologne.
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    Re: Serge Lutens recommendations

    Muscs Koublaï Khän
    Bornéo 1834
    Iris Silver Mist
  53. Re: Guerlain's Spiritueuse Double Vanille worth buying? Who owns this bottle/decant?

    I know - reading through this thread, that's what I thought as well. It may have struck as very expensive back in 2011 (when this thread was started), but I couldn't help thinking that the way things...
  54. Thread: Game of 3

    by Dane77
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    Re: Game of 3

    Guerlain Spiritueuse Double Vanille
    Roja Dove Amber Extrait
    Chanel Sycomore
  55. Poll: Re: Sorry for another thread of Amber based fragrance selection.

    Amber is probably my favorite note, and the best one I know is Roja Dove Amber Extrait (not on your otherwise very impressive list). Instead, I voted for almost-as-good Ambre Précieux. A...
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    Re: Pour Un Homme De Caron Vs A Taste of Heaven

    I have and love both - I might have have a tiny preference for the By Kilian for the same reasons as other posters have mentioned above, but the Caron is absolutely wonderful, as well. THey are both...
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    Re: favorite citrus ?

    These.
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    Re: My Tops of my favorite houses

    Guerlain
    Spiritueuse Double Vanille
    Tonka Impériale
    Derby

    Dior
    Fève Délicieuse
    Eau Noire
    Ambre Nuit
  59. Thread: Dior dilemma

    by Dane77
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    Re: Dior dilemma

    For me, it's the other way round. Own both, like Ambre Nuit, but easily prefer Fève Delicieuse...
  60. Thread: Profumum roma

    by Dane77
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    Re: Profumum roma

    Patchouly
    Ambra Aurea
    Fumidus
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    Re: Comprehensive List of Carnation Scents

    I get a fair bit of carnation in both Knize Ten and Guerlain Derby.
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    Re: Masculine Cacao/Chocolate?

    These are my favorites in the cacao/chocolate territory:

    Roja Dove Amber Extrait (cacao and amber)
    Dior Fève Délicieuse (cacao and tonka bean)
    Serge Lutens Bornéo 1834 (cacao and patchouli)...
  63. Thread: Feve delicieuse

    by Dane77
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    Re: Feve delicieuse

    It's excellent, a semi-sweet vanilla-tonka combo. Easily unisex, and one of the best in the Collection Privée. It has a lot in common with other great vanilla- or tonka-centered gourmands like...
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    Re: Best from Dior Privee Collection?

    Excellent line, I have six FBs. In order of preference:

    1. Fève Délicieuse
    2. Eau Noire
    3. Ambre Nuit
    4. Patchouli Impérial
    5. Vétiver
    6. Leather Oud

    If I was going to get one more bottle,...
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    Poll: Re: Eau De Basenotes - THE NOSE

    Christopher Sheldrake (easy choice, with possible alternatives J-C Ellena and Francois Demachy absent from the list...)
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    Poll: Re: Eau De Basenotes - BASE NOTES

    Amber, vanilla, patchouli, and incense.
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    Poll: Re: Eau De Basenotes - HEART NOTES

    Vetiver, tobacco, and bay rum.
    (Forgot to select a fourth one - would have been cinnamon)
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    Poll: Re: Eau De Basenotes

    Bergamot, lavender, and coriander
  69. Poll: Re: Vote your The Most Favorite from Dior La Collection

    I have six FBs from this line, in order of preference:

    1. Eau Noire
    2. Fève Délicieuse
    3. Patchouli Impériale
    4. Ambre Nuit
    5. Vétiver
    6. Leather Oud
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    Poll: Re: Poll: Your Best of Amouage Man!

    Interlude, easily, followed by Jubilation...
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    Re: Ambre Narguile, how many sprays?

    It's very strong - I usually use two sprays, no more.
  72. Re: Pick your top 5 from the person's wardrobe above you

    Thanks, Pollux - your own collection is just incredible, very classy!
  73. Re: Pick your top 5 from the person's wardrobe above you

    From JimmyP:

    Sel de Vétiver
    Memoir Man
    Chergui
    Dries van Noten
    L'Humaniste
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    Poll: Re: Favorite Lorenzo Villoersi fragrance

    Same here...
  75. Re: Looking for an interesting version of Diors "Patchouli Impérial"

    I have PI, and it's very nice but I wouldn't rate it among my favorite patchoulis. Those would be Profumum Patchouly, Chanel Coromandel, and SL Bornéo 1834.
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    Re: best oud = agarwood scents ???

    I'm not very much into oud (to be honest, I find it a difficult note to appreciate), but among the things I do have, I'd probalby say TDC Oud Shamash or the obvious Montale Black Aoud. On a sidenote,...
  77. Thread: Dior ambre nuit

    by Dane77
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    Re: Dior ambre nuit

    AN is a very smooth and luxurious amber/rose, I like it a lot. (The only drawback for me is the heavy dose of pink pepper, a note I generally don't appreciate very much in fragrances).
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    Re: House of Guerlain

    Tonka Impériale
    Mouchoir de Monsieur
    Derby
  79. Thread: Dying Houses

    by Dane77
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    Re: Dying Houses

    This - I get the impression they're more or less constantly on the verge of bancruptcy (and, from the looks of it, struggling with major distribution problems, too). I love many from the Laporte...
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    Re: Jubilation XXV vs Musc Ravageur

    I have both, and prefer MR.
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    Re: Favorite Citrus Listed

    These...
  82. Re: Hermessence line, any that is ground breaking and worth trying or sampling?

    Vétiver Tonka and Ambre Narguilé are both wonderful and have excellent longevity.
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    Poll: Re: Chanel Exclusive's Poll !

    1. Sycomore
    2. Coromandel
    3. Eau de Cologne
    4. Cuir de Russie
    5. Bois des îles
  84. Re: How about Maitre Parfumeur et Gantier Fragrances ?

    MPG is a very nice house with some really great things in their line-up and some misses here and there, too. A handful of their releases (I guess all of them stemming from back when MPG founder Jean...
  85. Re: New fragrance from Christian Dior, La Collection Privée - Coming May 2015

    Yes, I totally got that correlation, as well, main difference is a lot less almonds in FD than TI, plus the vanilla in the Dior feels "drier" than in the Guerlain.
    Both these frags are excellent.
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    Re: Name your favorite Amouage

    This!
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    Re: Let's talk Ambers

    Ambre Précieux is my favourite, other great amber-centered ones I own are Ambra Mediterranea, Goutal's Ambre Fétiche, Dior's Ambre Nuit, Pd'E's Ambre Russe (I also have Ambre Narguilé, definitely a...
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    Poll: Re: Which is your favorite Frederic Malle?

    Musc Ravageur...
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    Poll: Re: What would be your only choice/preference?

    Sel de Vétiver, easily.
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    Re: Which Vetiver Scents?

    A lot of excellent suggestions here. My own vetiver favourites would probably be:

    Chanel Sycomore,
    MPG Route du Vétiver,
    Hermès Vétiver Tonka,
    Lorenzo Villoresi Vetiver,
    TDC Sel de...
  91. Thread: Current Top 5?

    by Dane77
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    Re: Current Top 5?

    Chanel Sycomore
    Profumum Patchouly
    Guerlain Tonka Impériale
    MPG Route du Vétiver
    Dior Eau Noire
  92. Re: What's your favorite fragrance from Profumum Roma?

    Patchouly - a super-intense rich patchouli, just amazing!
  93. Thread: Profumum

    by Dane77
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    Re: Profumum

    I agree, those two are excellent. Patchouly, especially, is one of my all-time favorites.
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    Poll: Re: What's your opinion on Silver Mountain Water?

    "It's OK, nothing special"

    I used to own a bottle of this, but eventually got bored of it. Never finished the bottle.
  95. Re: Your top 5 niche scents, released the past 6 years ( Not including Creed)

    Guerlain Tonka Impériale (2010)
    Amouage Interlude Man (2012)
    Mona di Orio Vanille (2011)
    MFK Absolue pour le Soir (2010)
    Profumi del forte Ambra Mediterranea (2009)
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    Re: Your Top 3 Notes

    Vetiver, amber, and patchouli
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    Re: A masculine yet non-hipster Patchouli

    Patcholi is one of my favourite notes, and I have FBs of a number of the other (very good) suggestions above, but the best one I know is definitely Profumum Patchouly - it's absolutely amazing and...
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    Poll: Re: Do you like Oud...?

    It took me a while to learn to actually enjoy the note, but now, yes, I'm a big fan.
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    Poll: Re: Which is your favourite Caron and why?

    I have Pour un Homme and Le 3ème Homme. I like the former best of the two, the lavender-vanilla combo is just exquisite in that one.
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    Poll: Re: Only Frederic Malle you would buy

    Musc Ravageur - amazing fragrance, only one I've really liked a lot from the line so far.
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