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    Re: Prada Luna Rosa Carbon

    I bought a decant of this and tried it yesterday, found it to smell pretty good with good longevity. It's not a Sauvage clone, but more of a combo of Sauvage/Dylan Blue/BDC.
    I'm sure that analysis...
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense

    I sprayed it on at 10:AM, it's now 5:15 PM and I can still smell it if I put my nose next to my arm. I'd say it was 4-5 hours of average projection, like the majority of colognes.
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense

    Ok, so went to Macy's this AM to check it out. 2 sprays to the forearm. First 5 minutes are less than spectacular, but then it settles out a bit and smells pretty nice.
    Nothing new or groundbreaking...
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    Re: Your worst blind buy ever !!

    + 1 for Individuel. Luckily my purchase was just a decant.
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    Re: Your worst blind buy ever !!

    You must have got a bad bottle of Insurrection Pure. It's damn near identical to Aventus.
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense

    Sometimes an extra 2" makes all the difference.
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    Re: NEW Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense

    I'm in. Can't wait to try it.
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    Re: What's your favourite shower gel?

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    2.94 a bottle.
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    Re: Dior SAUVAGE. A constructive discussion

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  10. Re: We need more scents with mango! Who's with me?!

    According to Google it is, but I think there are different varieties. I'm familiar with the yellow variety (not purple) that is common in Colombia.
  11. Re: We need more scents with mango! Who's with me?!

    I had no idea, thanks Hednic!
  12. Re: polo red intense vs polo red extreme? any opinions? also azzaro wanted??

    Wanted is pretty good, reminds me of JPG Ultra Male. Good longevity.
  13. Re: We need more scents with mango! Who's with me?!

    Love mango and liked it in Polo black enough to make it my daily scent for a good year.
    Would love to see more of it. Also would love to see maracuya in a cologne.
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    Re: New - Jean Paul Gaultier Ultra Male

    I like it and I'm 57. Hope that's ok.
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    Re: Bahamas Vacation

    If there are any fragrance shops, the prices will be double or triple what you would normally pay in the states.(As is about everything else there.)
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    Re: Bvlgari Pour Homme Extreme

    Amazon has a 30ml for 15 bucks and free Prime shipping.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    This is the way a lot of us feel about Aventus. Nothing but the sound of crickets on multiple wearings.
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    Re: BNers with similar "nose" like yours

    I've often thought Bigbz and I must have been separated at birth.
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    Re: New Fragrance: Polo Red Extreme

    Jesus man what a combo I'm in like Flynn...
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    Re: NEW: Carolina Herrera 212 Men Aqua

    I'm in.
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    Re: Dior SAUVAGE. A constructive discussion

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    Re: Dior SAUVAGE. A constructive discussion

    I've been wating 20 years for the bitch to disapate. But I'm still married....:cry:
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    Re: NEW: Armani Code Colonia

    Powdery? Did you say powdery?
    I'm crushed.
    I'm out.
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    Re: NEW Boss Bottled Tonic

    You had me at grapefruit and ginger.
    And recently enjoying BOSS the Scent from a decant. Not bad.
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    Re: Polo Black vs. Polo Double Black

    Like Black better, the mango note you seek is more dominant in that one IMO.
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    Re: The NEW Bvlgari Aqva ATLANTIQVE for 2017

    I had a similar experience. There's a note in Amara that is like nails on a chalkboard. I had to scrub it off. After the scrubbing, the area on my wrist that had been sprayed, actually smelled nice....
  27. Sticky: Re: Free to a Good Home - Men's Giveaway Thread 2016

    Glad you guys enjoyed the opportunity to at least try it!
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    Re: NEW: Calvin Klein Eternity for men Intense

    I'm in.
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    Re: NEW: Baldessarini Cool Force

    Sounds horrible LOL :rolleyesold:
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    No, but she'll be willing to travel at her expense after I lay the charm on her :wink:
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    Hey Buddy, one more piece of advice you didn't ask for...don't listen to everything you hear at work. My younger brother is always telling me what "the guys at work say" and they're a bunch of...
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    Can you PM me her Facebook name please? I'd like to take her off your hands.:grin:
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    Re: Can we stop it with the "BEST" stuff?

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    Re: YSL la nuit - overhyped

    Actually Jeremy put that rumour to bed a long time ago by stating that each and every other YSL cologne he had ever smelled sucked and he hated them.
    It just so happens that he loves this one.
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    Shave it off instead of trying to cover it up with a comb-over or hairspray.That shows that you're confident. Trying to hide it makes you look un-confident.
    Granted, the majority of women would...
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    Re: Blind buy Club de Nuit Intense?

    Or you could buy a 90ml bottle of Insurrection Pure II off ebay for 19.00 including shipping.
    98% identical to Aventus, no one will ever be able to tell the difference unless they're a fraghead,...
  37. Re: Where's the love for John Varvatos Platinum Edition?

    I tried this the other day. Reminded me of Valentino Intense and DHI. But since I don't care for those two, it's a pass for me. Good staying power though.
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    Re: NEW : Azzaro Wanted

    It's kind of a combo of One Million and Ultra Male. It's not bad. Ladies like it.
  39. Sticky: Re: Free to a Good Home - Men's Giveaway Thread 2016

    PM me your address Bro :thumbup:
  40. Sticky: Re: Free to a Good Home - Men's Giveaway Thread 2016

    I've got (3) 4.5 ml sample mini's of Moschino Uomo. This came out in 1998, but recently is enjoying a comeback due to a couple recent Jeremy Fragrance reviews. In one, it's his number one cheap scent...
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    Re: Joop Homme Wild

    I like it. I'ts sweet and boozy and projects like a monster. Great deal for the money. Although I haven't worn it for years I've still got a bottle.
  42. Thread: Mont Blanc

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    Re: Mont Blanc

    I don't like Individuel at all.
    Legend Spirit is good for the first 15 minutes then disappears.

    Legend Intense, Legend 2013, and Emblem Intense are all good.
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    Re: Vacation time

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    This is how I roll, but I'm out of the country usually for 2 months at a time.
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    Re: Dior Sauvage SPORT?

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    Re: Valentino uomo intense.

    I much prefer the original to the intense version.
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    Re: NEW: Hugo Iced Hugo Boss

    Will blind buy a bottle and a backup before the reformulation.
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    Re: Thoughts on Invictus Aqua?

    I get really good performance from it considering it's a fresh scent. It does have a bit of a plastic vibe during the drydown, but overall it smells good.
    I'd say I get a good 6 hours out of it...
  48. Re: What Would You Consider To Be The Best Clubbing Fragrance For Men?

    This.
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    Re: Need some compliments

    Well, I'm exaggerating of course, I should have probably said 1000%.:rolleyesold:
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    Re: Need some compliments

    I personally wouldn't go with Aventus. There are basenoters who have worn it 100 times and received 500 compliments, and basenoters who have worn it 100 times and received 0 compliments. How do you...
  51. Thread: Longevity

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    Re: Longevity

    JPG Ultra Male is a beast. One spray will go 24 hours on me. And it smells good to boot.
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    Re: Cuantos hablais español?

    Bienvenidos VintageDuneFan!
    Soy de Los Estados Unidos pero hablo bastante espanol. Conozco tu ciudad muy bien, estoy alla cada dos o tres meses.
    Tambien, hay por lo menos una persona aqui de...
  53. Re: The first Guerlian in my small collection... (that I like)...

    Eau Tres Fraiche is the one that is most likely to appeal to you.
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    Re: Summer Scents - Opinion / Recommendations

    Cant believe no one mentioned Versace Pour Homme yet.It's exactly what you're looking for.
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    Re: Disappointed with Nasomatto

    It's been done before.
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    Re: Which one, among these 5?

    I'd go with Bleu as a far safer bet for the people around you to enjoy. Sauvage tends to be polarizing in my experience, you'll get a majority of women who love it, but then a few will really dislike...
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    Re: time to take those pictures

    Thanks hednic! I'm just making sure I got back-ups if they change the formulation :rolleyesold:
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    Re: time to take those pictures

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    Re: NEW: Armani Code Colonia

    I'm in.
  60. Poll: Re: Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme (Not The Regular Allure Homme Sport) Vs Versace Pour Homme

    Both smell great.
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    Re: Donald Trump builds his fragrance Empire

    You can buy a 3.4 oz bottle forless than 20 bucks on ebay.
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    Re: Committed to the game ... Shaved my arms.

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  63. Re: antonio banderas king of seduction black or absolute??? worth a cheap buy?

    100 ml 14.45, brand new in box.
    Check the reviews on Fragrantica, it's pretty well liked.
  64. Re: antonio banderas king of seduction black or absolute??? worth a cheap buy?

    Seduction in Black is well worth what you will pay for it. Look on Ebay, they almost give it away. It's not bad, but of course will get no love here on BN.
  65. Re: The Dior Sauvage Challenge: Your Final Impression

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    Rulopbo...are you kidding me...long feet? Bro...please...
  66. Re: The Dior Sauvage Challenge: Your Final Impression

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    Re: Terre D'Hermes. The best there is?

    TDH the original is one of my biggest disappointments ever. Bought some samples after the hype that Palmolive mentioned. Learned a lot from that experience about the emperor having no clothes.
    But...
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    Poll: Re: Poll: Do you carry a pocket atomizer ?

    I do it if I feel a long night of clubbing coming on.
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    Re: What le male should I get

    Ultra Male and the Essence are my two favorites.
  70. Re: Very sweet and masculine with good performance

    Valentino Uomo. The original meets your specifications.
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    Re: New from Rasasi: Crocodile Men

    Sold out at Beautyspin. Absurd prices on ebay. :sad:
  72. Re: Paco Rabanne Invictus VS Invictus Aqua - Which one is better?

    Well honestly I can't really get into the differences because I only had a small sample of the original, tried it a couple times when it came out, didn't care for it.
    But the Aqua, I like. It's got...
  73. Re: Paco Rabanne Invictus VS Invictus Aqua - Which one is better?

    LOL saw this post coming a mile away...
  74. Re: Paco Rabanne Invictus VS Invictus Aqua - Which one is better?

    I like the Aqua better.
  75. Re: What was your first fragrance? Or the one that sparked your interest in Fragrances?

    Another one here that for the original green Polo. Man was that stuff good to me back then, I'm guessing 1980 or earlier.
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    Re: Favorite(s) from Versace

    Dylan Blue and Pour Homme. I've grown out of Eau Fraiche.
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    Re: The official "I don't get it" thread

    Aventus
    Encre Noir
    Terre de Hermes

    And I never have completely understood the hate people have for certain colognes based only on who makes it and what the name is, without ever having even...
  78. Re: Looking for a FRESH bubblegummy fruity FRESH scent... FRESH...

    Much better option in my opinion, is fresh but has some kick to it as well.
    You might consider Dunhill Icon also.
  79. Re: Looking for a FRESH bubblegummy fruity FRESH scent... FRESH...

    FYI I own Popeye and Invictus Aqua and they are not very similar at all IMO. I think the Popeye would be cloying in your warm climate.
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    Re: Real or fake insurrection pure 2

    I use a shipping company to ship items to me in Colombia, 1-4 bottles of cologne would cost 18 dollars to ship.PM me if you want their info.
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    Re: Help me pick my next fragrance!

    Welcome to the forum.
    I like a lot of the colognes in your list, I think our noses have a lot in common.
    From your list that you have in mind Lacoste Blanc would be good for you. If you go with the...
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    Re: For those on a budget!

    +1. Nothing groundbreaking, but just smells good. That's the idea right?
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    Sized it up quite nicely.
    Sir, I salute you.
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    Wow that guy likes to talk! 12 minute video that could have been 3-4 tops.
    The guy has nothing, no proof of anything, just rumors and insinuations. Oh wait, that's right, HE'S not saying those...
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    Re: Paco Rabbane Invictus Aqua

    Now that this is out, I'm sure we'll see a lot of those "smells great, but I don't like it" reviews here.
    Smells fantastic by the way, and it's a compliment beast. Not that it matters.
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Top notes are lemon, mandarin orange and sichuan pepper; middle notes are maple sap, black currant and eucalyptus; base notes are maple, sequoia and cedar.
    I bet this would be great with pancakes.
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    Re: The Fragrance Confessions thread

    I confess that sometimes I wear colognes only for myself and my own enjoyment of them.
    But even in those times, when I know it's only for me, I still only wear colognes that I think smell good....
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    Re: Mont Blanc Individuel - Don't get the HYPE!

    I recently got a decant of this based on "the hype" as well. I'm pretty easy to please, but this was a scrubber for me. Horrible opening. Although after I scrubbed it off, the residue on my arm...
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    Re: Not honest Youtubers ?

    That you Jeremy?
  90. Sticky: Re: Free to a Good Home - Men's Giveaway Thread 2016

    I'd like to try the Dunhill Desire Blue. Will PM you.
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    Re: Versace Dylan Blue

    Let us know what you think. It's ok if you like it.
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    Re: Versace Dylan Blue

    Average performance, not weak but not strong.
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    Re: Versace Dylan Blue

    I never get a harsh note from Dylan Blue, opening or otherwise. Just smells good from start to finish. On my skin anyway.
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    Re: Men's Fragrances by Female Celebrities?

    Was near my younger brother today and smelled some tonka. Asked him what he was wearing, it was Rhianna Rogue. He said he had another by her too, and liked it equally well. He claims the duration on...
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    Re: Versace Dylan Blue

    Oh believe me, if I like the way a cologne smells, I'll wear it, irregardless of ad campaigns, basenotes cred, what the bottle looks like, etc.
    And I do have a bottle of this because it smells...
  96. Re: Lady Compliment Getter: Chanel Bleu EDP Blows Away Aventus

    You guys aren't reading his posts. He picks up tons more chicks than his compliment getting buddy. I'm thinking maybe his buddy is really homely, and oversprays, so the ladies just compliment to be...
  97. Re: Lady Compliment Getter: Chanel Bleu EDP Blows Away Aventus

    I usually agree with you T, (and u my chi-town bra), but not in this case because Jeremy loves Aventus. Might have been where he got the idea.
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    Re: Versace Dylan Blue

    Smells great, but will never garner any respect here on basenotes.
    I'd watch the controversial video ad for it before you buy it, as apparently that will affect your opinion of how it smells.
  99. Re: Lady Compliment Getter: Chanel Bleu EDP Blows Away Aventus

    Ahhh another guy that realizes the emperor has no clothes. Welcome to our club, but prepare for the backlash.
  100. Re: Scent for work: Dior Sauvage vs Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche

    Gee Ward, a little rough on the Beaver there, don't you think?
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