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    Any scent that maintains 1270's top notes?

    So as the title says, any scent out there that has its base as a continuation of 1270's top notes?

    I dislike the base of 1270 but love the opening. Tried 1670 and I find that rather heavy.

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    Re: Sniff-together in Melbourne 9th December

    I'm heading back up to Sydney this Saturday (on uni holidays) :(

    Hopefully, another one will be arranged in the new year and I'll come along! Unfortunately, all my perfumes + samples are in...
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    Re: Bond No9 50% off at DJ's

    They have been discounted up to 50% since late last year.

    I think the unpopular ones are still around i.e. Andy Warhol.
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    Re: Hong Kong - Perfume News 2011

    How much do the Killian's and Amouage's go for in hong Kong? Will be there in 2 weeks time so would be nice in advance how much cash to bring.

    Also anywhere in Hong Kong stock Parfumerie Generale?...
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    Re: Found Aventus/Creed in Sydney CBD

    Oh she's French?

    She was beautiful to talk to, I think I fell in love.
  6. Re: Similar to LUMIÈRE NOIRE POUR HOMME - MAISON FRANCIS KURKDJIAN

    Try Lyric Man by Amouage.

    Just as smooth as LN.
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    Re: Aussies - URGENT - Perfume Empire Liquidation

    Thanks for the heads-up.

    I've ordered Terre D'Hermes and Issey Miyake's L'eau for a total of $80 bucks.

    Awesome price, but I agree, the online store is terrible. I sent them off an email...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: September 2011

    Serge Lutens Iris Silver Mist
    Montale Black Aoud
    Montale Red Aoud

    :):):)
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    Re: Any other Serge Lutens I must try?

    Wow! Cheers mike! :D Her store seems quite exquiste in itself as well. I'll have to message her and see what she says. Thanks again! :)
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    Re: Any other Serge Lutens I must try?

    Anyone have a more constructive answer than this? My original question implied this. Not to mention that not everyone owns a money tree allowing them to fly around the world.

    Would anyone know...
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    Re: Any other Serge Lutens I must try?

    I've also smelt all the SL you have listed (I'm from Australia as well), but have a hard time getting a full bottle of Iris Silver Mist.

    I love anything with Iris in it but I have no idea how to...
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    Re: The Micallef line, extra exclusive, extra good?

    I've been putting off getting Note Vanille as I already have SDV.

    But since you've said its apparently discontinued, may I ask where did you hear this from? What's the source?
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    Re: Where in Sydney - samples in general? Creed?

    Harrods at Martin Place stocks Creed. You can go in there and have a sniff. But unlike the departmental stores, they are held behind the counter.

    So the clerk will spray onto a piece of paper then...
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    Re: Is no one else loving Rocky Mountain Wood?

    i get compliments with this one, if not, it definitely gets noticed i.e. people comment on it ;) i like it but don't love it.. like others have said, its a bit too peppery/woody for my taste, leans...
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    Re: Midnight In Paris EDP

    This is kinda a high-jack, but where did you guys get the EDP from?

    I think luckyscent stocks the EDT but no EDP.

    I live in Australia so this one has to be bought online. Which sites stock the...
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    Re: Anything that smells like a pure rose garden?

    thanks for the suggestions!

    ill go and have a look around at those i haven't heard before and see if i can procure samples online.

    i do have Rose 31 (sample) and I do like it. But I want...
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    Anything that smells like a pure rose garden?

    So as the title says, does anyone have suggestions of a scent that smells like a fresh rose garden from top down to basenotes?

    I'm on a rose craze at the moment and have smelt most of the common...
  18. Thread: Fragrancenet

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    Re: FragranceNet - Really that bad?

    It'll take about 3-4 weeks (sydney)

    Sucks having to wait that long, on top of reading the crappy reviews, but I got my Creeds' in mint condition *touchwood*
  19. Thread: DJ's Amouage

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    DJ's Amouage

    Just a heads up, went to DJ's last weekend (sydney, cbd) and saw them have the Amouage line on display, which i believe is very recent (~couple of weeks) and Costume National as well as Vanclef and...
  20. Re: What's your most fave Tom Ford fragrance from his pivate blend line?

    Noir de Noir tied with Tobacco Vanille.
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    Re: Local stores in Australia for GIT?

    Harrolds at Martin Place sells Creed.

    Full retail price as well and you have to ask the SA to spray for you on paper i.e. you can't hold the bottle and spray whatever the hell you want.
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    Re: Today I Bought: August 2010

    Tonka Imperiale by Guerlain

    http://img141.imagevenue.com/loc923/th_76452_DSC03296_122_923lo.JPG
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    Re: Perfume houses to look into in the Middle East

    I have heard about Ajmal, but not the others.

    Is there any way to get a hold on samples frm these mid-eastern houses? Australia is quite far frm there lol.
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    Similiar to TF Noir de Noir?

    I'm taking a liking to TF's Noir de Noir. At first, I didn't like it as I thought it was too rosey, but it has finally grown with me.

    However, I was wondering if there are similiar scents out...
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    Re: What Fragrane(s) Make(s) You SICK ?!

    Kouros. massive headache
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    Re: Fragrances you are glad you didn't buy blind.

    MPG's Ambre Preciuex. After reading reviews about it and saying how it was a nice powdery amber, I was set to buy it. I love my ambers.

    Luckily, I ordered a sample from luckyscent and wore it for...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: April 2010

    Full bottle of Guerlain Spiritueuse Double Vanille. I'm SO happy! Been putting off getting it for 6 months and today was THE day!
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    Re: Costume National Homme - Very Nice!

    I got my sample today in the mail and to me, it smells very similiar to Black Orchid, albeit the opening is much less sweet but slightly more spice.

    The dry-down between the both of them is very...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler A*Men Sunessence

    so is sunessense completely different from IceMen?

    I really disliked Icemen as it smelt like a cheap conventional deodorant spray, and nothing really special.

    by the sounds of it so far, it...
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    Re: Frag which smells like Fudge hair shaper?

    Hmm.. I've smelt AMen and Rochas before and they don't really resemble Fudge at all. If anything, I find the fudge alot more sweeter than the two.

    Come to thnik of it, the other day, the gym had...
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    Frag which smells like Fudge hair shaper?

    When I was young, I used Fudge hair shaper wax/gel. Everytime someone wears it, it has this distinct smell, I have a good feeling the wax itself has vanilla in it, but I'm not too sure.

    Anyway,...
  32. Thread: Ambre Sultan.

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    Re: Ambre Sultan.

    Real Patchouly by Bois 1920
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    Re: similar scents to Green Irish Tweed

    Chez Bond by Bond No. 9
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    Re: Prominent Powdery Iris Frags

    Although a belated reply, I thank you all for your suggestions.

    I will have to find time and try TDC's Bois D'Iris, as the reviews do say it has a "lipstick quality".

    I recently tried Bois...
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    Re: Costume National 21

    oooo~ I love creamy scents! Def wanna give this one a try :)

    Apart from getting this online, an BNers from Sydney know if there are places to try this in person? :)
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    Prominent Powdery Iris Frags

    Hey all,

    I'm after a frag with an empahsis on the powdery nature of Iris. I LOVE the powdery iris note in Dior Homme and Dior Homme Intense (actually, I love all the Dior Homme's) and was...
  37. Re: would i like prada infusion d'homme if i loved dior homme cologne?

    d'Infusion Homme smells quite different to DH.

    The best description I can give of the Prada offering is that it smells very much like Johnson's No Tears Shampoo with of course, the lingering Iris...
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    Poll: Re: Time to review your favorite house :) - POLL

    I love my Dior's :) Most of their scents are wonderful and lovely.

    @mr_reasonable: where are the Amouage line sold currently in Aus? I'm from Sydney and would love to get my hands on some!
  39. Re: The Time is Running Out Thread (AKA The Limited Editions Thread)

    Really?! They have it already?! Crikey, thought it would take them at least another 6 months till they get it down here.

    I should head down there when I have time and soon! Is assin the only...
  40. Re: The Time is Running Out Thread (AKA The Limited Editions Thread)

    I definitely need to go get the Bois when i get the time (and money!)

    Though there is no definitive Dior Boutique only in Sydney except the DFS one? :(
  41. Re: The Time is Running Out Thread (AKA The Limited Editions Thread)

    Cheers! Lovely to know another place to get exclusive Dior perfumery :) I wonder when they'll get in the Ambre Nuit just released :confused:
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    Do you have the number of the Dior place in sydney btw? I've been googling and don't know whereabouts this Dior boutique is, let alone the contact number.

    Cheers!
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    Re: Ted Lapidus - Black Soul

    I've smelt it the other week, however, since that was a while ago, I fail to remember how to smells like.

    Though I do recall thinking to myself that it is a unique scent, something that you don't...
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    Re: Warm, soft, suntan lotion scent

    I'm a guy :) Thought that was implied in my original post when i mentioned colgone.

    I tried YSL L'Homme on the weekend and it smells very nice! Smooth and soft, not sure about the warmth part yet...
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    Re: Warm, soft, suntan lotion scent

    Thank you all very much, for your suggestions.

    I went into the store to try out the suggested Estee Lauder BronzeGoddess (the lady told me the Eau Fraiche was discontinued now and that Tom Ford no...
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    Warm, soft, suntan lotion scent

    Hello,

    Since my last post, I've been hunting down fragances that smell beachy. I've tried Bond No. 9 Fire Island, Tommy Bahama and Creed Virgin Island Water.

    After smelling these, I'm still...
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    Re: Soft warm smelling scent

    Thanks for the suggestions and others as well.

    After reading online about these three fragrances, I certainly would like to try them out.

    I checked perfume-connection's website to see if they...
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    Soft warm smelling scent

    Hi all,

    I was wondering if anyone could point me into the right direction for a particular scent.

    The other day I walked past a guy and he was wearing the nicest smelling fragrance.

    It smelt...
  49. Thread: Scent and mood.

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    Scent and mood.

    Hi all!

    I'm a newbie to the forum and yep, my first post!

    Anyway, at the place I work at, there is this female co-worker that wears this very nice scent that I'm trying to see what type of...
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