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  1. Re: Everything for sale - VERY good prices (US sales only, please)

    Monday bump
  2. Everything for sale - VERY good prices (US sales only, please)

    Hi

    I'm selling off all my fragrances, and I think I have them priced to move quickly.

    Shipping is $6 for one, $8 for two, and $10 for three or more.

    ...
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    Re: Seek advice on Bay Rum

    It's the vetiver - bay smells kinda clovey
  4. Thread: The kind daddy

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    Re: The kind daddy

    I can see that. Maybe that's why it makes me feel paternal - although none of my kids smell like PuH!
  5. Thread: The kind daddy

    by Matthew
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    Re: The kind daddy

    Caron pour un Homme makes me feel particularly paternal, for some reason
  6. Re: I am wearing Troisieme Man often. What should i try next?

    Azzaro pour Homme & Mitsouko
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    Re: What's the Best Bay Rum -For the Buck?

    +1 on the Dominica Bay Rum - not too sweet or clove-y like so many of the others.

    http://www.calantilles.com/
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    Re: Most classic male fragrance?

    Old Spice
  9. Re: Your most loved and hated note in perfumery currently.

    Love: lavender, lime, vetiver, juniper

    Hate: calone, "woody amber" aromachemical, laundry musks
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    Re: You can only have 10!

    In alphabitical order:

    Agua Lavanda - Puig
    Astor - Geo F. Trumper
    Kouros - YSL
    Mitsouko - Guerlain
    Monsieur de Givenchy
    Musgo Real aftershave - Claus Porto
    Vetiver - Guerlain
    Vetyver -...
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    Re: Dark rooty vetiver

    I find Givenchy Vetyver rooty, if not particularly dark. Fantastic stuff.

    Route du Vetiver would be holy grail material for me, if it weren't for the laundry musk drydown...
  12. Re: How do you find Yatagan's sillage and longevity?

    There is a Yatagan after shave? I've never seen it, but I'd love some!
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    Re: The best basenotes reviewers ever!

    It's a CRIME that PigeonMurderer hasn't been mentioned yet!
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    Re: I have to get this off my chest.

    Strange that my impressions are so different - I was expecting a piney powerhouse, but all I get is a sawdusty, amateurish skin scent (with good longevity).
    I got my sample directly from...
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    Re: New Purcahse Advice

    Guerlain Vetiver
  16. Re: Nemat International Musk Amber smells like Ambre Sultan by SL

    Totally agree - 95% of the fragrance for 1% of the price
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    Re: Indie Perfumiers

    $48 for 4 ml EdP? That's more than a bit pricey - that's ridiculous. It's a shame, too - 'cause I dig her reviews and I'm sure she's talented. Those prices, though - it just seems really, really...
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    Re: Indie Perfumiers

    Tauer, smell bent, Dawn Spencer Hurwitz, Vero Kern, Liz Zorn
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    Re: Yatagan or L'anarchiste

    In my opinion - Yatagan is colossal and L'Anarchist is pedestrian.

    Still, try 'em both
  20. Re: Thinking Towards Spring: The Fresh Rose Search

    Another for L'Ombre Dans L'Eau
  21. Re: Is there anything that smells like Givenchy Gentleman, but lasts longer and is stronger?

    I was wearing Gentleman the other day, and had the thought that it's very like Black Aoud without the rose. You can't get much stronger or longer lasting than Black Aoud...
  22. Re: Alfred Sung Paradise Men, Dunhill '34, Dominica Bay Rum and more! (US only, please)

    Bump
  23. Re: Alfred Sung Paradise Men, Dunhill '34, Dominica Bay Rum and more! (US only, please)

    Bump
  24. Re: MEN'S Fragrance with a lot of CARDAMOM (Suggestions)

    I get a lot of cardamom out of Eau d'Hermes
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    Re: Caswell Massey's Jockey Club

    Sad news - Jockey Club is being reformulated.

    I emailed CM after seeing that Jockey Club was no longer available on their website. They've responded:
    "...The Jockey Club is being reformulated...
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    Re: Caswell Massey's Jockey Club

    I whole heartedly agree about the similarities to Amouage Gold (Man). Not as strong or skanky, but very similar to my nose!
  27. Thread: Guerlain Derby

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    Re: Guerlain Derby

    To my nose, Hermes Equipage is very close - but I know some people here disagree.
    I think it depends on which notes in Derby your brain singles out. To mine, Equipage is a match.
    Worth a...
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    Re: Caswell Massey's Jockey Club

    I like the aftershave best - it lasts all day, and smells fantastic!
    The cologne is also good, but seems a little spicier and not as powdery to me - also lasts all day.
    The talc is kinda weird. It...
  29. Thread: Lavender scent

    by Matthew
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    Re: Lavender scent

    For some reason I don't get along well with these soaps. I LOVE Agua Lavanda, but the soaps don't smell as natural and fresh to me. More of that synthetic/sport vibe for some reason.
    I wish I did...
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    Re: Best British Cologne

    I know the bottle shouldn't matter so much, but those little bow ties just kill Penhaligon's for me. Waaaay too precious.

    I don't know if that's why I don't like any of their perfumes, but it...
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    Re: What budget scents do you actually wear?

    Old Spice After Shave (current version)
    Agua Lavanda
    Dominica Bay Rum

    I'm in good shape with just these 3 lately - and Old Spice mostly. Fantastic stuff!
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    Re: "Dominica Bay Rum" aftershave (bay rum)

    Still not in the system - is this normal?
  33. Thread: Back!

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    Re: Back!

    Not notified of PM's by email anymore, either...
  34. Alfred Sung Paradise Men, Dunhill '34, Dominica Bay Rum and more! (US only, please)

    Hi -
    I'm selling off some stuff, and everything is priced to sell. If you think you can find any of these items for less, please let me know!


    Dominica Bay Rum 10oz (still sealed) - $8
    ...
  35. Re: Eau Sauvage Parfum - Frighteningly Beautiful !!!!!

    I think a dark closet would be fine! And, fewer backups maybe
  36. Re: Eau Sauvage Parfum - Frighteningly Beautiful !!!!!

    Maybe they'll smell better when they're back to room temperature?
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    Re: "Dominica Bay Rum" aftershave (bay rum)

    Looks like 2-3 weeks was optimistic - it's still not there.

    Has the turnaround time on adding stuff gotten longer?
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    Re: "Dominica Bay Rum" aftershave (bay rum)

    Get lost, spammers
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    Re: "Dominica Bay Rum" aftershave (bay rum)

    Thanks furrypine!
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    Re: "Dominica Bay Rum" aftershave (bay rum)

    Under what company? I've looked for Dominica, CA Trading and California Antilles and I cannot find anything...
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    Re: "Dominica Bay Rum" aftershave (bay rum)

    Seconded!
    Best Bay Rum on the market - it needs to be in the system!
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    Re: Scared to buy Homage

    Definitely try right before you buy!
    My first sample of it, a year or two ago, was great - but I couldn't afford it.
    My more recent sample (sometime in the last year) smells like girl shampoo. The...
  43. Re: How much juice inside Allure Sport/Edition Blanche?

    That's so strange it made me look up their only other post - and they did the exact same thing there!

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/293343-Your-Scent-quot-Profile-quot

    Is this some new kind...
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    Re: Your Scent "Profile"

    This is weird...
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    Re: Your Top 5 Guerlain male frances

    Vetiver
    Eau de Cologne Imperiale
    Mouchoir de Monsieur
    Derby
    Habit Rouge
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    Re: Still searching for Brylcreem fragrance...

    The reason I don't use Brylcreem is because it smells SO STRONG - have you tried just using the Brylcreem without a SotD and see if it holds up?
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    Re: SOTD, Friday, February 10, 2012

    Good morning!

    smell bent - Bollywood or Bust

    http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQZGAymn6rM56Jt2Wrc48PEKA5o0m0igKu_pevnltbQiTVS-ffuOcsXFtfL
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    Re: New Fragrances: Smell Bent Vocabulary

    I agree - they look like some generic beauty supply brand
    "If you like Jaisalmer... you'll LOVE Dry!"



    You've already smelled these? And they were boring?
    That surprises me! The new names...
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    Re: Montale Aoud Musk

    Is this one REALLY similar to Jubilation XXV, or did Luckyscent mislabel my sample?
    I don't get any oud OR musk, just sweet fruits and candied frankincense...
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    Re: Serge Lutens: Overhyped if not overrated?

    I think I'm starting to understand your love of Secretions Magnifique!

    I think Lutens/Sheldrake have come up with some interesting smells - a few I might wear if they were half as sweet.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, February 3, 2012

    Good morning!

    Montale - Aoud Cuir d'Arabie

    http://www.scentrist.com/wp-content/uploads/cuir-d-arabie-300x300.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, February 2, 2012

    Caron - Yuzu Man

    http://www.luckyscent.com/images/products/55315.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, February 1, 2012

    Oh wow - only 39 years old, too? So sad.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, February 1, 2012

    Good morning all!

    Today it's Hindi Khalis from Agar Aura

    http://www.agaraura.com/images/ameer.png
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, January 31, 2012

    Good afternoon!

    Montale - Oud Cuir d'Arabie

    http://www.scentrist.com/wp-content/uploads/cuir-d-arabie-300x300.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, January 30,2012

    Good morning!

    Mainly Black Aoud
    http://www.luckyscent.com/images/products/35409.jpg

    with a bit of Agar Aura Oud Kampuchea
    http://www.agaraura.com/images/sultan.png

    I sprayed some Black...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, January 27, 2012

    Good morning!

    Montale - Black Aoud for me today

    http://www.luckyscent.com/images/products/35409.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, January 26, 2012

    Good morning!

    Chanel - Cuir de Russie

    http://www.chanel.com/en_US/fragrance-beauty/cms2export//Site1Files/P103462/P103462_LARGE.jpg
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    Re: Caron Yuzu Man Test

    Thanks for that, dmarino67! It's on its way to me now...
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    Re: Royal Bain de Caron?

    I think someone here called it "Eau de Bazooka Joe" - a perfect description!
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, January 25, 2012

    Good morning!

    Caron - L'Anarchiste

    http://www.escentual.com/images/catalog/1000761/0002/1000761_0002-original.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, January 24, 2012

    Caron - Yatagan

    http://www.luckyscent.com/images/products/55314.jpg
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    Re: When to wear Yatagan, if ever !?

    Yup!
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    Re: Smell Bent Otter Luvr, has anyone tried this?

    The oils are cheaper, so if you just want an idea if this house is for you it might be a good bet.
    I started with the "#1 Hits for Men" sample pack (EdT), and knew I loved this house - so I ordered...
  65. Thread: Austin, TX

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    Re: Austin, TX

    Does anyone know a place to get Comme des Garcons here?
    I'm excited Austin is getting more niche brands!
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, January 19, 2012

    Good morning all!

    smell bent - Violet Tendencies

    http://smellbent.com/sprays_files/violet%20tendencies.png

    "earthy violet leaf roughed up with worn leather, rich agarwood and dark spruce"
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    Re: Smell Bent Otter Luvr, has anyone tried this?

    Please let us know what you think! The samples are a steal...

    M
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, January 18, 2012

    L'Artisan - Passage d'Enfer

    http://ipreferparis.typepad.com/i_prefer_paris/images/2008/08/24/passagedenfer1.jpg

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY ODY!!!
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    Re: Smell Bent Otter Luvr, has anyone tried this?

    I'm really not great with reviews, but here goes:

    Violet Tendencies - Not much violet, to my nose. Closer to Bandit, but not as bitter. This will sound bizarre, but to me it smells like a mixture...
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    Re: Smell Bent Otter Luvr, has anyone tried this?

    Well, I think Brent has more of a sweet tooth than I do - or maybe I have a low tolerance for sweetness...
    That being said, I'm ordering full bottles of:

    Violet Tendencies
    Eau Dandy
    Brussels...
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    Re: Smell Bent Otter Luvr, has anyone tried this?

    It's one of the few smell bent scents I haven't tried, but they're all so well made, interesting and inexpensive you should go for a sample. 5 samples for $25, and the samples are big (4ml sprays I...
  72. Re: Fragrance that smells like INCENSE at a Catholic Funeral?

    Me too - and the incense is very strong at first.

    I think L'Artisan's Passage d'Enfer would suit you perfectly - still 'mass', but maybe not a front row or aisle seat (incense is more subtle).
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, January 17, 2012

    smell bent - Debonair Eau Dandy

    http://perfumeposse.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/record-stack.png
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, January 16, 2012

    smell bent - Lumberjack Werewolf

    http://lovelyandroid.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/smellbenthalloweenlumberjac1.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, January 13, 2012

    smell bent - Violet Tendencies

    http://smellbent.com/sprays_files/violet%20tendencies.png
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    Re: SotD - Thursday, 12 January 2012

    smell bent Eau Dandy

    http://perfumeposse.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/record-stack.png

    WOW - sooo good
  77. Thread: Underrated...

    by Matthew
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    Re: Underrated...

    I've just discovered smell bent and I'm totally amazed by them. Really fantastic scents - even the ones that I wouldn't wear are interesting to smell!
    They don't smell homemade like some niche...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, January 11, 2012

    smell bent - Brussels Sprouted

    http://www.indiescents.com/product_images/e/628/SB-Brussels__48411_zoom.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, January 10, 2012

    Smell Bent - Violet Tendencies

    http://www.indiescents.com/product_images/y/473/SB-Violet__97918_std.jpg
  80. Re: New Fragrances: Smell Bent Radio Dada Collection

    Looks like the Radio Dada collection will be retired pretty soon, so grab 'em if you want 'em!
    I've only tried Disagreeable Object from this collection - but I thought it was fantastic! I've got...
  81. Re: New Fragrances: Smell Bent Radio Dada Collection

    Looks like the Radio Dada collection will be retired pretty soon, so grab 'em if you want 'em!
    I've only tried Disagreeable Object from this collection - but I thought it was fantastic! I've got...
  82. Re: Montale Black Aoud -- Why does it vanish on my skin so quickly?

    Try 1 spray to your abdomen before you get dressed. Less really is more with this one...
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    Re: Favorite Guerlain Fragrance?

    Mouchoir de Monsieur - by a long chalk
  84. Poll: Re: Out of the 5 most reviewed men's fragrances on BN, which do you like best?

    Great idea for a poll!
  85. Thread: Rose dilemma

    by Matthew
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    Re: Rose dilemma

    It might be silly, but have you ever tried those Kuumba Made oils? They're widely available in health food stores for $8 a vial, and there is a nice woody rose called Arabian Rose. The rose note in...
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    Re: Sexiest Anamalic Fragrance!

    Mouchoir de Monsieur
    Kiehl's Original Musk
    Chanel Cuir de Russie
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    Re: The marriage of Mouchoir de Monsieur

    So, around $700 US for the 1000ml bee bottles? That's quite a savings!
    Do they offer refillable atomizers for these scents?
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    Re: The marriage of Mouchoir de Monsieur

    What a great thread! Looking forward to your thoughts on the new formulation of MdM - I have a bottle on the way, and I'm hoping it's as good as my previous bottle...
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    Re: Caron Yuzu Man Test

    I wish they sold it online - the only place I can find that sells it online is escentual.com and that'll run about $110 for the 125ml.

    Any other new word from this release, anyone?
  90. Re: Ack! Can't stand husband's Irish Spring! Help me find a solution?

    Ivory soap / Paco Rabanne pour Homme
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    Re: What would you wear?

    Sounds like Guerlain Vetiver

    Cologne Blanche could work too
  92. Re: Blimey, the new Pentachord perfumes are expensive....

    Sounds pricey...
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    Re: Caron Yuzu Man Test

    Does anyone know the stateside release date for this one?
    It's still on my mind, and I'm considering ordering from the UK....
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    Re: Going out on a limb here

    This is it:

    Chanel pour Monsieur

    Just stay away from the "Concentree" version, and it'll be the closest thing to the old Chanel for Men.
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    Re: The Perfume Gun by Frédéric Malle

    I hear he doesn't want his home to smell like his maid's home
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    Re: Matching a fragrance to music

    Apres l'Ondee matches Gnossienne No. 1 for me, but it's not polished wood and roses.
    Perhaps No. 88?


    PS - great question - welcome to basenotes!
  97. Thread: Review search

    by Matthew
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    Re: Review search

    *bump*
  98. Re: Hello my name is Odioustoilet. Yes, it's my real basenotes.net member name............

    It's Le M...Angel!

    Le Mangel!
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    Poll: Re: Guerlain Vetiver or Terre d'Hermes ?

    I am astonished by the results of this poll
  100. Re: I have King Kouros, Quorum, Paco Rabanne PH. Do I need Azzaro PH?

    like saying:

    "I have Green Day, The Offspring and Rancid albums - should I bother listening to The Clash?"

    ;)
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