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  1. Re: Amouage: what do you think is the sleeper or under-rated of the line?

    Gold Man. Wow. I’m trying to like this. Some of it is brilliant in the drydown but some of it is just like soap. So far anyway. Early days yet.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 25th August, 2019

    Haxan by Prissana

    Being in the fern woods with a good barbershop fragrance, but there is a witch next to you with her cauldron spilling out bitter herbs.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 25th August, 2019

    How do you like it?
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    Re: Who else loves Noir Epices?

    The description sounds wonderful.
  5. Re: real ambergris containing fragrances today?

    He uses real ambergris. Any notes containing ambergris will be real ambergris. Euphero ll is one I enjoy.
    https://www.etsy.com/listing/700857036/191-euphero-ii-ambergris-mimosa-rose

    Mellifluence...
  6. Re: Amouage: what do you think is the sleeper or under-rated of the line?

    I’m really appreciating the ideas in this thread.
  7. Re: What perfume revolutions/revelations have you experienced and what’s coming up?

    Very interesting. Do you think it works well?

    Is extreme heat something that might be the next big thing?
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 24th August, 2019

    Amouage Gold

    My Sote
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 24th August, 2019

    SOTA Memo .African Leather
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 24th August, 2019

    Zoologist Hyrax

    What a statement that makes.
  11. Re: What perfume revolutions/revelations have you experienced and what’s coming up?

    I guess chypre is bitter + sweet

    Still haven’t seen much sour + sweet...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Musk Khabib - a sweetish and super approachable melange. Bortnikoff is finding mass market appeal with high end ingredients and blending.
  13. Re: Your Top 3 popular fragrances that you just don't like

    Sauvage
    Angel
    Tabac Vanille
  14. What perfume revolutions/revelations have you experienced and what’s coming up?

    I’m new in this world and have read some, and based upon my reading and experience I would say there are only occasional revolutions or revelations in perfume.

    Angel was one — nobody had done that...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 23rd August, 2019

    Musk Khabib

    Wow.
  16. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Ordered all three.
  17. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    Where do you see this
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    Re: Today I bought August 2019

    well that would be awesome Chuck!
  19. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I wonder if he’s introducing one fragrance at a time for this launch.
  20. Re: Amouage: what do you think is the sleeper or under-rated of the line?

    Thank you all for your answers.

    And Nastka, what do you enjoy particularly about Opus VI.
  21. Amouage: what do you think is the sleeper or under-rated of the line?

    Very curious about your thoughts.
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    Re: Today I bought August 2019

    Bracken Man by Amouge

    I love everything from this house. And you can get them for like a third of the price they came out at, which is a freakin’ bargain.
  23. Re: the flight to quality - do you have this "problem"? Don't mean to sound smug (apologies)

    thank you. I am grateful to have such "problems", LOL.

    I do like some cheapies too. But I find the flight to quality often means I neglect fantastic fragrances in my collection.
  24. the flight to quality - do you have this "problem"? Don't mean to sound smug (apologies)

    I have maybe 150 attars and 300 perfumes but there is always a drive for "the best" and often this means reaching for, say, Sultan Pasha even though there are many great perfumes.

    Do you have this...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 23rd August, 2019

    Al Hareem by Sultan Pasha

    wow, this is MAGNIFICENT.
  26. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    Not just neurotoxins. Estrogenic compounds.

    Look I realize life is going to end for all of us. We should have fun and enjoy. I’m just saying it’s not recognized here, but should be, that putting...
  27. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    I don’t agree with all-or-nothing. We like fragrances. Mitigate our risks. Not zero risks, but just lower risk.

    Inhaling fragrance is not going to have the risks of having them on our skin.
  28. Re: Attar fragrances ----- viable option for skin alcohol allergy?

    Wear on your shirt not on your body.
  29. Re: deconstructed /avant-garde FOUGERE?

    Yes Dodo. Very unique.

    Also Mem by Bogue I think is a fougere and extremely modern and unique.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd August, 2019

    I love reading your experience. I have both and I love both.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd August, 2019

    SOTE
    Euphoro II
    Mellifluence

    Base Notes: South Thai Oud, Australian 2014 Sandalwood, Lao Benzoin Heart, Amber

    Heart Notes: Coconut, Golden Champaca, Apricot, Ambergris, Siberian Deer Musk
    ...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd August, 2019

    I'm loving everything Amouage. Haven't tried this one yet.
  33. Re: deconstructed /avant-garde FOUGERE?

    Kouros
  34. Re: Vetiver fragrances inventory: under-the-radar

    Lampblack is an excellent Vetiver
  35. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    Spraying clothes is fine.

    I strongly feel that spraying skin is not safe due to all the neurotoxins that are in perfume. Anything on your skin can enter your body and has to be dealt with. It’s...
  36. Re: Dark-ish/Gourmand-ish Fig Fragrances

    Yes I agree.
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    Re: Hendley Laboratory Series 2019

    Linden was my least favorite but perhaps I need to wear it a few more times.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd August, 2019

    SOTA
    Royal Luban by Elixir Attar

    Top notes: frankincense heart, saffron, gardenia enfeurage
    Middle notes: extract from labdanum, gardenia enfleurage
    Base notes: vetiver, patchouli, Vietnamese...
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    I’m wearing Irisoir on my shirt. This has always struck me as a subtle fragrance. Maybe a little too quiet.
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    Re: Mainstream houses

    Guerlain is the huge mainstream house that overshadows all others, IMHO.

    Caron used to be.

    Chanel, Dior, Hermes, of course.

    But no house is like Guerlain in the depth and breadth of...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd August, 2019

    Irisoir by Sultan Pasha

    I find this quiet at first as it gains steam (wearing it as always on my shirt)...it is magnificent in a quiet way...
  42. Re: Bravanariz: new natural perfume line from Spain (news from Pitti)

    i would lover to but doesn't seem they ship to the USA.
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    Re: Boyd's of Texas Fragrances

    Ordered samples and Cuero. I love natural scent companies.
  44. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    Pros it’s healthy

    That’s enough for me.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd August, 2019

    I enjoy this one.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 22nd August, 2019

    Fantastic.
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    Re: Male Fragrances You Would Rate 10/10?

    [QUOTE=Paul H;4690356]107077

    Yes. And so is Lampblack. 10/10.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 21st August, 2019

    SOTA
    Ayothaya by Prissana Perfume
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    Re: Daily use attar/oil

    Hey. Go to etsy and see Mellifluence.

    https://www.etsy.com/shop/Mellifluenceperfume

    His stuff is great, all natural, and priced very very reasonably. He has done over 200 attars. They are all...
  50. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I’m buying all 3 blind. I love Bortnikoff’s work. Nothing he has done to me isn’t a 9/10 or better.

    I just bought the new Musk Cologne. It just seems too good.
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Sultan said it’s Insense!

    Thanks!
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    Re: Today I bought August 2019

    well both are 11/10.

    Aurum is AMAZING. Enjoy!
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 21st August, 2019

    but now listed again on the Etsy site!
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    what does this say?

    107535

    I cannot read this.

    I asked Sultan but he hasn't answered yet.

    What do you think this is?
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 21st August, 2019

    Sultan Pasha "Not sure"

    I am finding out...can't read the great Sultan's writing.

    It's quite resiny and incense-y
  56. Re: How to start buying niche colognes??

    January Scent Project
    Rogue Perfumery
    Mad Hat
    St. Clair
    Sultan Pasha
    Mellifluence
    Rising Phoenix

    These are artisanal houses that I enjoy.
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    Re: Today I bought August 2019

    Bought a bunch of Amouages including Journey Man, Jublilation XXV, Gold, Myths Man and Memoir Man.

    Also bought Juriah 3mL finally from Sultan Pasha.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 21st August, 2019

    This one is quite interesting.
  59. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    Yes. Attars can stain. But who cares.

    So Bangkok Hound, do you ever put fragrance on skin?
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    This is a great explanation. Thank you!!!

    I love both the EdT and the EDP. Vintage is a good suggestion!
  61. Re: Bortnikoff perfumes (take note Areej le Dore fans!)

    I love his florals. Love love love them. I love his use of champaca, frangipani and jasmine...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 21st August, 2019

    SOTE:

    Jiang Zhen Xiang attar by Mellifluence

    Abdullah's 200th attar, and magnificent.

    3 kinds of oud, patchouli, buddha wood, nutmeg and more. And the oud isn't assuming a huge animalic...
  63. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    Wear dark t-shirts. I can spray them or use Attar with impunity. If I have to dress to go out I put on a dark silk shirt over that. Works great except if I am in the heat.
  64. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    Yes it’s a bad practice that should be banned. Many other preservatives have a safer profile.
  65. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    I find that attars are interesting. They don’t have any smell at first but with body heat warming the shirt, in 5 or 10 minutes you begin picking them up and they keep on giving. It’s the body heat...
  66. Re: Pros & Cons of spraying fragrance on shirts

    I do this too. And I wear a tissue or handkerchief in a nice shirt (must have pockets) that has something cool sprayed on it.

    I never spray on skin for health reasons. There are tons of toxins in...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 20th August, 2019

    Bogue 07738

    What a fascinating fragrance.
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    Re: August Fragrance Giveaway (CONUS)

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    Woman Holding a Balance by the great Vermeer

    And I pair this with...Bogue Mem


    Because it is such a dark and light and opposites kind of fragrance

    Never realized it but the...
  69. Re: What is your TOP 3 DESIGNER of all-time??

    I enjoy vintage Kouros.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 19th August, 2019

    SOTE
    Jasmine Tea by Mellifluence

    Base Notes: Laka Wood, Cambodi Seufi Oud, Laos Benzoin, Indian Sandalwood

    Heart Notes: Broom, Green Tea, Coconut

    Top Notes: Ruh Juhi, Juniper Dwarf, NZ...
  71. Re: Your Top 3 popular fragrances that you just don't like

    Eau Sauvage
    Tobacco Vanille

    So far that is it.
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    Re: August Fragrance Giveaway (CONUS)

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    Burial of Count Orgaz,by El Greco

    The small size allowed here does not do it justice. I saw it in person. An incredible experience.

    Pairs with CdG Avignon
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    Re: Antique store Caron Pour Un Homme

    I’ve seen some are as expensive as those with juice in them.
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    Re: Antique store Caron Pour Un Homme

    a dummy for display...LOL
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    that's a cool story Oud Dude. My wife doesn't like or wear fragrance.

    how would you rate L'Extrait versus the original Habit Rouge EDT or Parfum?
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 19th August, 2019

    Miyako by Auphorie is my SOTA

    this is not something I have worn very much. It's an elegant scent with osmanthus. I like it a lot.
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Zoologist Camel.

    Wow, this is an elegant scent and one that is just really really nice. It’s the easiest Zoologist to wear. Not the most interesting but the easiest to wear.
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    Re: Amouage question: Made in Oman/U.K.

    thank you
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 19th August, 2019

    Camel by Zoologist
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    Re: Amouage question: Made in Oman/U.K.

    What is your opinion? I read the whole thread.
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    Re: Amouage question: Made in Oman/U.K.

    Any news on this?
  82. Re: What is according to you the best men's Guerlain fragrance?

    I love Habit Rouge, Heritage, Coriolan, Mouchoir de Monsieur...but I really love Cologne du 68 and Parfum du 68. They are under loved.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 18th August, 2019

    SOTE
    Euphoro II by Mellifluence

    It’s mimosa and then some.

    Base Notes: South Thai Oud, Australian 2014 Sandalwood, Lao Benzoin Heart, Amber

    Heart Notes: Coconut, Golden Champaca, Apricot,...
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    Re: Will I love Guerlain du 68 parfum?

    I enjoy the parfum. Not sure it’s all that different from Cologne du 68. I just love these Guerlains. They are fantastic.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 18th August, 2019

    SOTA
    Anna Zworykina’s Green Madness
  86. Re: What is according to you the best men's Guerlain fragrance?

    Cologne du 68
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 18th August, 2019

    Oud Monarch by Bortnikoff

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  88. Re: How long have you been collecting fragrances, and do you have an end point?

    Been acquiring bottles since late 2018.

    I probably have 300 or so maybe more. And lots of amazing attars.

    Not sure there will be an endpoint. I suppose my focus on this hobby will move to...
  89. Re: Looking for a specific type of woody scent

    Gucci Guilty Absolute
  90. Re: Skin allergies - red spots & itchy skin- Fragrances

    I think it’s not safe to put perfume on skin. I only apply to my shirts. There are many chemicals in perfume that enter the human body when put on skin and I think they are unsafe. It works great...
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Enjoying Sultan Pasha Fougère Noir very very much today.
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    I have a portable lifestyle so I like attars much more. And they don’t have the alcohol which doesn’t really smell good.

    I can take a bunch of attars with me so easily compared to bottles of...
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Do you prefer spray versions to attars,Jack?
  94. Re: Your Favorite Animalic Classy Fragrances?

    Fougere Noir by Sultan Pasha

    extremely classy and extremely animalic.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 17th August, 2019

    Sultan Pasha Fougere Noir.

    OMG.

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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    I'm wearing Fougere Noir today and masterpiece is what comes to mind.
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    Re: Today, I'm particularly enjoying...

    Extremely great.

    Today Thebes 1 by Sultan Pasha
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 16th August, 2019

    Sota
    Thebes 1 by Sultan Pasha
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 16th August, 2019

    Morah by Pryn
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    Re: Male Fragrances You Would Rate 10/10?

    Malik al Taif by Areej Le Dore

    Amber Cologne by Bortnikoff

    Turkish Leather by Pryn

    Bogue Mem
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