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  1. Re: A good, every day, year around niche scent (no Bond or Creed)

    Serge Lutens 5 o'clock eau Gingembre.
  2. Re: Japon Noir vs. Plum Japonais : Too similar to have both?

    I think you can go either way with this one. I would think that you will get better results with Japon Noir in the warmer weather while Plum Japonais will probably be too cloying for hot and humid...
  3. Re: Looking for a small decant Established Cognac and Osswald's Oud 1

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  4. Re: 7ml GPHI, CDG2Man 3ml, 3ml POAL and 5ml Pure Havane

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    Re: My next purchase..but which one???

    Avignon is my favorite incense fragrance period. However, if I had to choose from your list I would choose Sahara Noir and Liquid Night.
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    Re: recommendations fragrances 30years old man

    You cannot go wrong with Millesime Imperiale, Allure Homme Sport or Aqua Universalis.
  7. Re: Call me crazy... but.. I prefer Original Santal over Aventus..

    I might be so inclined to agree with you but I won't. However, even though Aventus gets tons of compliments I think it is ridiculously over-hyped. Aventus is my fourth favorite Creed behind Spice...
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    Re: Bruckner Aoud 1 =====> Osswald Oud 1

    I have been revisiting my Aoud 1 sample and it is fantastic. When I first got in on a split of this I was underwhelmed by its performance. I have to say I have put quite a dent in my decant. This...
  9. Re: 7ml GPHI, CDG2Man 3ml, 3ml POAL and 5ml Pure Havane

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  10. Re: Looking for a small decant Established Cognac and Osswald's Oud 1

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  11. Re: Looking for a small decant Established Cognac and Kobe.

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  12. Thread: Serge Lutens

    by MJM_77
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    Re: Serge Lutens

    5 o'clock, Cedre and Chene would be my recommendations. I would also like to add Fumerie Turque if you can get your nose on it.
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    Re: Something that smells like Allure please

    Am I the only one who sees the comparison with Uden?
  14. Re: My review after visiting various NYC perfumeries Part III

    While I agree with you on most of your takes on these fragrances, I would have switched the grades of Nio and Uden. Yes, I do get a Chanel Allure Homme vibe from Uden but it is much richer and has...
  15. Re: Could you BNers ever limit your collection to your 5 fave colognes?

    I would have a very hard time since my top ten is constantly changing but I would have to base it off of occasion.
    My suit and tie scent would have to be Spice and Wood, my daily scent would be...
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    Re: fragrances you associate with rain

    This ^^^ and Narciso Rodriguez for him.
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    Re: Recommend some Serge Lutens to sample

    Those would be my picks but I would have went with Ambre Sultan instead of Cedre.
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    Poll: Re: If you had to pick one...?

    Damn... you guys are basically split down the middle. How about a little bit more help here?
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    Poll: If you had to pick one...?

    Hello all, I am looking for your input yet again. I just recently sampled Tom Ford Tobacco Oud and I am really digging this one. I had a decant of Amber Absolute but it was a little too nuclear in...
  20. Re: How similar are Bond no.9's Andy Warhol and Tom Ford's Plum Japonais?

    Nobody has an experience with these two fragrances?
  21. Re: How similar are Bond no.9's Andy Warhol and Tom Ford's Plum Japonais?

    Thanks
  22. Re: How similar are Bond no.9's Andy Warhol and Tom Ford's Plum Japonais?

    Thanks for the response but I have an opportunity to pick up a 5ml decant just for reference. Should I pull the trigger?
  23. How similar are Bond no.9's Andy Warhol and Tom Ford's Plum Japonais?

    Hello fellow Basenoters, I am looking for your help yet again. I currently own 20ml or so Plum Japonais and I have heard that there were some comparisons between this one and Bond no.9's Andy...
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    Re: straight to heaven

    Longevity on this one is pretty good but I have found myself sometimes anosmic to the scent while others can smell it on me hours later.
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    Re: How many sprays of Spice and Wood?

    I usually do 4 sprays on this one.
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    Re: Motorcycle leather tattoo

    Am I the only one that gets a Derby vibe?
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    Re: Exploring Byredo

    I, too was not a fan of Pulp. I had tried this on two different occasions and I didn't like it at all. There was this underlying rotten smell when mixed with my skin chemistry. I just ordered a...
  28. Poll: Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (4/16/14) Round 2: YSL M7 vs Green Irish Tweed

    Same here...
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    Re: Bruckner Aoud 1 =====> Osswald Oud 1

    I own a decant of this one and sadly I can only see myself wearing this in the scorching heat since the longevity and projection are terrible on my skin. I was really looking forward to this one and...
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    Re: TF Oud wood vs ADP Intensa Oud

    They are very different but if I had to pick only one I would be hard pressed not to choose the ADP. It is a very interesting mix of citrus and oud. If you are a fan of the less in your face oud...
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    Re: NEW by Kilian Imperial Tea and Sacred Wood

    I got 5ml of each of these coming and I am really looking forward to these especially Imperial Tea.
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    Re: Favourite Kilian - 2014

    I am loving Apple Brandy, I just wish it was giving me more performance.
  33. Poll: Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/23/14): Curve vs Green Irish Tweed

    I wear own 4 pairs of Levi's and I chose GIT, go figure...
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    Re: Wedding Coming Up...What Should I Wear?

    I would go with Oud Wood.
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    Re: Unusual, dark and brooding fragrences?

    Memoir Man by Amouage is an amazing fragrance that is one of the most complex and brooding fragrances that I have ever had the privilege of getting my nose on.
  36. Poll: Re: You are ordering a Discovery Set of 3 from Le Labo: Which do you choose?

    Rose 31
    Iris 39
    and Vetiver 46.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, March 2, 2014

    For the last three days I have been going with Herod and all I can say is wow!
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    Re: So what scent would YOU wear to the Oscars...

    I would probably go with Windsor.
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    Poll: Re: Best flagship trio battle

    Even though I am not completely sold on MI, GIT and Aventus are two of the best fragrances money can buy IMO.
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    Re: Addictive Winter Winner

    MDO I would go with Vetiver, Serge Lutens I would go with Chergui or Fumerie Turque, Frederic Malle my beloved Musc Ravageur and Amouage gets Memoir Man.
  41. Re: got some new Creed samples. BdP, Royal Oud, and Erolfa

    I actually enjoy BDP quite a bit. I think if given the chance you will be blown away by Spice and Wood, which I consider to be a masterpiece.
  42. Thread: Gourmet Goumand

    by MJM_77
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    Re: Gourmet Goumand

    New Haarlem and take a look at my top ten. Ambre Narguille, Pure Malt and 1270 are really good too.
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    Re: Need help deciding

    Of the two I would go with Platinum Egoiste.
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    Re: What should be my next Creed afther the MI?

    GIT and Aventus are two excellent choices IMO.
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    Re: Oh no, what have I done? Recommendations...

    I would go with LDDM as a great starting point that you definitely will not be disappointed in.
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    Re: by Kilian Back to black

    I agree, Chergui is another scent like Back to Black that if you overspray it becomes way too heavy on the powder that every one keeps talking about. I owned and loved Back to Black twice but I just...
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    Re: La nuit de l'homme or Pure Malt?

    pure malt.
  48. Re: Creed Virgin Island Water or Millesime Imperial

    MI projects and last longer on my skin.
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    Re: Favourite tonka based fragrances?

    Tonka Imperiale is amazing and I miss it!
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    Re: Your favorite boozy scent

    add L'Humaniste and his list can't get any better!
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    Re: Apple Brandy By Kilian..

    Dude... Am I the only one that gets a caramel apple out of this one? All of this love for Ambre Narguille yet everyone seems to be at best indifferent with this scent. I love this from sampling on...
  52. Re: Fragrances that are really popular but you didn't like?

    Way too many to mention but I would have to derail the hype trains that are TDH, LIDGE and Egoiste to start with. I know, I know the beloved Egoiste, it just has this sour note that turns my stomach.
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    Poll: Re: Better Cacao fragrance?

    I recently picked a decant of Ore extrait and this has catapulted into my top ten, as always thank you.
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    Re: Xerjoff Uden - WOW!

    Uden reminds me quite a bit of Allure Homme from Chanel. Allure Homme smells a little more synthetic but it can easily be a much cheaper alternative.
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    I thought it was a good fragrance but it lacked that wow factor. It sounds like you may like Norne from the Slumberhouse line.
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    Thanks, I already swapped off my sample of it. Wasn't really to my liking at all. However, I absolutely adore Santal Noble but does anyone else has longevity and projection problems with this one...
  57. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split?

    Herod by Parfums de Marly
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    Re: Lorenzo Villoresi Piper Nigrum

    I feel the same way about most pepper based scents with the exception of Honour Man which I find absolutely stunning!
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    Re: compliments with interlude man

    I agree whole heartedly. Certain scents less is really more and this is definitely one of them.
  60. Parfums de Marly Herod, is it worth the Youtube hype?

    I was wondering what your thoughts were on Herod by Parfums de Marly. Now, I don't buy into the hype train that occurs with a lot of the more mainstream type of niche fragrances but this one has...
  61. Re: I need to explore Histoires de Parfums a lot more

    1740,1725 and 1899 are all at least decant worthy. Ambre 114 is my go to amber that I don't think will ever be without.
  62. Re: If I really like Bentley Intense for Men what else would I like?

    Idole Lubin and Silver Factory are two scents that are very similar and you should really like.
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    Re: Why is Creed Aventus so hyped up?

    It is a very big crowd pleaser so as long as you don't overspray. Three tops with this one. I cannot even believe I said only three sprays!
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    Yes, I did. I have a really bad cold so I can't smell anything right now so I can't revisit it really. With the initial impression I wasn't very wowed by it. Have you tried this?
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    Poll: Re: Sahara Noir or Avignon?

    I really like Sahara Noir but I love Avignon.
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    Re: Fragrance advice - casual first date

    I would say go for Dior Homme and welcome.
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    Poll: Re: 1861 versus Bergamote 22

    As an oversprayer it broke my heart to get rid of my 1861!
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    Re: Top coffee shop fragrance?

    Really want to sample some of this line.
  69. Re: Ordered a BUNCH of samples. Will review soon...

    Sucks, you only came away with a couple of winners. One piece of advice about Interlude though is to spray away from the front of your neck and you will leave an amazing scent trail that will...
  70. Re: Why do so many men not like Chanel's Blue de Chanel?

    I actually am quite fond of it. However, I don't think I will ever pick up a bottle. This fragrance is most closely associated with that douchey type of arrogant clean cut pretty boy who can't take...
  71. Re: Tom Ford Noir De Noir is just freaking unbelievable

    I was at a strip club last Thursday and a Japanese stripper licked my neck and told me I smelled really really good while I was wearing this scent. Needless to say stripper or no stripper this is in...
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    Re: Borneo vs Ore vs Coromandel

    + 1
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    I love Bois d'argent! This one is a definite keeper! Just like how Buysblind said you have to go heavy with the sprayer. When I did? Wow! This one is getting added to my rotation, thanks bro. I...
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    That's not heavy at all!
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    Re: what is on your wish list?

    Bruckner Aoud by M. Micallef if I am ever lucky enough to get my nose on. I am also looking for Andy Warhol by Bond No. 9 and last but certainly not least Pardon by Nassomatto.
  76. Re: Please help to make a choice between Creed Royal Oud OR Amouage Memoir Man

    Couldn't have said it any better myself. Royal Oud will definitely be more wearable and recieve more compliments from the average nose that we encounter on a daily basis. While Memoir Man will...
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    Just got the second part of my haul and I am really liking Aqua Universalis for a work type summer scent. I am also really enjoying Memoir Man quite a bit more than I remembered. While I do...
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    Re: Phaedon Tabac Rouge..

    Wearing a sample now and all I can say is wow! This is some really good stuff. This might be my replacement for when I run out of my beloved Tobacco Vanille. Luckily, I don't need to make this...
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    Re: Tam Dao EDP impressions

    That sucks, I just bought a decant of the edt, which I really enjoyed only to find the edp which I just got a sample of to be the far superior scent!
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    Re: What is your favorite "Santal" fragrance?

    Santal Noble and Santalum would be my top two followed by Tam Dao edp/edt.
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    Right now I am two hours into my Tabac Rouge sample and the similarities to Tobacco Vanille are very strong. This one doesn't seem to project as much. This one could be a contender since it seems...
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    Re: Slumberhouse - Ore

    I really enjoy Pardon. However, I feel that you have an excellent fragrance on your hands with Ore, enjoy!
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    I am waiting for Por Monsieur, Memoir Man and Sushi Imperiale. Unfortunately, the only scent I am digging even a little is Santal Noble. Damn... Oh well, back to the drawing board.
  84. Thread: Lidge vs DHI

    by MJM_77
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    Re: Lidge vs DHI

    I would go with DHI since I am not a big patchouli fan.
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    Poll: Re: Better Cacao fragrance?

    Ugh, it looks like I am going to have to revisit Ore.
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    Re: Niche fragrance testing (samples) - pt2

    Even though I don't agree with some of your rankings, this is a great thread and I can't wait for your next rating.
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    Poll: Re: Better Cacao fragrance?

    I am really digging Pardon, going to be getting in on a split soon.
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    Poll: Re: Better Cacao fragrance?

    Which one of the two would you pick?
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    Poll: Re: Better Cacao fragrance?

    Which one of the two would you pick?
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    Poll: Better Cacao fragrance?

    I thought I had found my go to cacao fragrance in LIDGE. I just recently sold my bottle again because I could not get past the patchouli bomb in its drydown. I just recently revisited Pardon by...
  91. Thread: Odin New York..

    by MJM_77
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    Re: Odin New York..

    I have a sample of Odin 10 Roam coming. I will let you know when I get it.
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    Thanks, good luck to you too.
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    Re: Tom Ford Noir de Noir or terre de Hermes

    Noir De noir in a total landslide.
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    Nobody has any experience with these scents that hasn't chimed in?
  95. Re: Have $50 gift certificate for Lucky Scent - What would you apply it towards ?

    Tam Dao is a fantastic cedarwood/sandalwood fragrance that is worth every penny IMO. Liquid Night is a great warm weather evening scent that I will almost certainly be picking up soon.
  96. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split?

    Same here.
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    Just got my sample of 1899 today. I really like this one but I am not sure if I like this enough for a decant. I will sample again in the coming days to figure out if this one is decant worthy.
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    Wow, all of these responses are making me very anxious for my samples to arrive!
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    Re: Time for another sample haul!

    thanks for the feedback!
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    Time for another sample haul!

    Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen! As always, you folks have been a fantastic guide to me in my fragrance journey. I am looking for some feedback on my recent little sample haul. I just ordered...
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