Search:

Type: Posts; User: vince211; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    149
    Views
    8,212

    Re: Name your Holy Grail. Have you found it yet?

    The closest i gave come to a holy grail is GIT!!
  2. Replies
    62
    Views
    2,144

    Re: are you the "cologne guy" ?

    I am the cologne guy but only within my own department. I have turned my entire team into fragranceheads; our last team building event was a fragrance sampling trip and dinner. We all compare and...
  3. Replies
    83
    Views
    2,875

    Re: The rehabilitation of Bleu de Chanel

    I agree about BDC - rec'd a large bottle of it couple years ago as a gift from the apple of my eye and finished it rather quckly. I loved it, my wife loved it - all I needed to know man. I learned...
  4. Re: any suggestions for office/daily business fragrance

    I have good luck at work with Channel Edition Blanche and TDH on summer days.
  5. Replies
    34
    Views
    1,630

    Re: Your top 5 niché fragrances for hot weather

    My favs:

    Channel Allure Edition Blanche
    Cool Water
    Green Irish Tweed
    TDH
    Molecule 01
  6. Re: Do you buy the smaller or larger sized bottles?

    For me I realized about two years ago that my collection grew to the point where I was able to make a 1.7 or 50ml last over two years and in some cases 3-4 years so I don't see the sense in buying...
  7. Re: Do you guys feel strange when you don't put on any fragrance?

    Yes i do feel strange
  8. Re: Creed GIT or alternate bleu de channel and platinum egoiste

    For a college summer/fall scent i'd personally go with GIT or Aventus out of personal bias. I suspect blue de channel will get most compliments for you- something about it. Good luck!
  9. Replies
    58
    Views
    3,408

    Re: NEW by Kilian Imperial Tea and Sacred Wood

    Two cents; i visited luckyscent recently and kept coming back during my session to sample Imperial Tea. I absolutely love it and purchased it. Its my first venture into teas - im over the moon with...
  10. Re: If MONEY was no option....What niche Fragrance would you pick up and why?

    If money were no object, I would probably stock up on some more TF Private Blends ( I am currently enjoying TV and TL) as well as Vintage Windsor. I'd explore the By Killian line a bit more as I...
  11. Replies
    167
    Views
    8,170

    Re: Girlfriend's Favorite

    Eternity, TV, Legend.
  12. Replies
    106
    Views
    4,512

    Re: Has anyone ever insulted your fragrance?

    Had a couple of co-workers really not like Anteus. I wore two sprays on a cold day and was ribbed very playfully, but they got their point across. Cut it down to one spray later that same week...
  13. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,564

    Re: Could a teen get away with wearing creed?!?

    Excellent point! Read my mind. I would absolutely recommend smw or even GIT to a teen. I like that youre trying to be different and creed will help you there. The value decision is for you to make.
  14. Replies
    21
    Views
    5,853

    Re: Suggest a Creed

    Yeah, i was wearing 5-6 sprays at a time and reapplying twice a day. It got used as a room air freshner as well by my wife who lOved it too!
    Ive since throttled back to just two sprays once a day -...
  15. Replies
    16
    Views
    3,037

    Re: Guys Who Wear D&G Light Blue for Women

    I loved the smell on my wife; like many others have noted when I was gifted Versace Eu Fraische, I returned it as I learned to love the fragrance on her. If she wasn't wearing it, I wouldn't mind...
  16. Thread: chrome

    by vince211
    Replies
    17
    Views
    847

    Re: chrome

    I've gone back and forth on this fragrance. I bought it as well, loved it for a bit, and then hated it. Back to liking it now. I'm the same, there are some notes I like and some not so much. ...
  17. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,477

    Re: Looking for a sillage monster!

    Roadster, BDP, TDH, Le Male, Farenheit - those are the ones I can think of from personal experience.
  18. Replies
    21
    Views
    5,853

    Re: Suggest a Creed

    Glad you are enjoying GIT. I loved Aventus as well, went through a 1 ounce in about a month, LOL. Aventus is delicious. Good luck!
  19. Re: SCENT BAR - The list of what I bought. Thoughts??

    great selection! Sounds like a solid rotation, great job. I've got to visit Scent Bar next time I'm back home.

    Vince.
  20. Replies
    84
    Views
    10,196

    Re: How should a police officer smell like?

    OP - so what did you end up going with? Either way, have fun with it!

    Matt in NY - sorry man about the colleague. That is horrible. Stay safe out there.
  21. Replies
    12
    Views
    6,539

    Re: Unexpected compliments - Bond New York Oud

    Always nice to get compliments. Will give it a try too. Cheers
  22. Replies
    68
    Views
    3,156

    Re: Creed. Please explain...

    To the op; yes I buy because when it's good is soooooo good. I'm very happy with my Creeds. They aren't the end all be all fragrances for me, but I love them a lot. I purchased all through authorized...
  23. Replies
    106
    Views
    3,939

    Re: What is the best SA 'line' you've been given?

    Don't know how to verify this as true or not but it just sounded far fetched; "GIT was Cary grants personal fragrance before being released in 1985 to the public." SA at Neiman's told me that and...
  24. Re: What Are You Wearing This Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa/etc.?

    I'm thinking Antaeus!
  25. Replies
    84
    Views
    10,196

    Re: How should a police officer smell like?

    First off, thank you for being a police officer and putting yourself in harms way for the safety of me and my family. I have a ton of respect for men and women in uniform - police, military, and...
  26. Replies
    83
    Views
    6,298

    Re: Rank your CREED

    From Best to Worst from my collection or samples I have:

    GIT
    Himalaya
    Aventus
    Erolfa
    Royal Oud
    Santal

    I'm not saying Santal is bad; it still gets worn more frequently than 75% of my other...
  27. Re: Pleasant surprise... Dolce Gabbana Pour Homme

    agreed - its one of my recent acquisitions and I enjoy it too!!
  28. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,542

    Poll: Re: Help me decide BdP vs TdH Parfum

    Hard one! Of the two I prefer TDH
  29. My experience with # of sprays/Olfactory Fatigue on myself

    So sometime last week I began to really analyze the number of sprays I typically use, thinking it was just too high and why I seem to keep using a high number but don't get to enjoy the fragrance...
  30. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,435

    Re: Frags that do really well in COLD weather ?

    Creed Royal Oud and especially Antaeus smell so different in cold weather - love it.
  31. Re: Do you tell people what you're wearing when they ask?

    I used to but I noticed that several people at work and especially my own family began to literally copy my fragrances. At Christmas one year I wore something my father in law, brother in laws, and...
  32. Replies
    36
    Views
    2,120

    Re: Milisime Imperial or L'eau D'Issey?

    I'm going to speak my mind and demonstrate some courage!

    I know L'eau D'Issey gets flamed around here but I love it and so does my wife.

    Between the two, I'll admit that MI smells heavenly...
  33. Replies
    72
    Views
    3,277

    Re: Most "relaxing" perfumes

    Creed santal and cool water!
  34. Re: Today I wear Chanel Antaeus for the 1st time.

    Wearing it tonight for Thanksgiving dinner - I used 2 sprays (one behind each ear for all the hugs) and 2 sprays to the clothes. After 45 minutes it has calmed down to a gorgeous scent. Got the...
  35. Replies
    82
    Views
    3,474

    Re: How much have you spent on fragrances?

    Too much but at the same time not enough yet! LOL, I don't want to know the actual number.
  36. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,644

    Re: fahrenheit reformulations

    No salt in the drydown. I had the vintage 13 years ago and purchased the new version just yesterday. There is negligible difference, mostly a slight and negligible gasoline smell first ten minutes...
  37. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,709

    Re: Polo Modern Reserve - current thoughts?

    I don't believe its discontinued, I saw it Sephora recently and they said it was a good seller. I tried it and loved it. Toned down version of the original and different by being less piney. It's...
  38. Re: Finally gave the fabled Dior Homme Intense a try!

    That's what she said.
  39. Re: Brand New Fragrance left in cold car overnight - swear it smells different!

    Thanks everyone! Yeah I tried the fragrance again today and it's just fine. Cheers.
  40. Brand New Fragrance left in cold car overnight - swear it smells different!

    Hi gang,

    Feel like a bit of a fool, and am hoping I simply have olfactory fatigue. Purchased a bottle of D&G by D&G yesterday and applied immediately in car on way to date with my better half. ...
  41. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,106

    compliment getter! big surprise to me

    So I've gotten 5 compliments in the last 24 hours from wearing Bulgari Extreme! I haven't had that many in the last year. Amazing scent and great longevity.

    It must be something with my skin...
  42. Replies
    82
    Views
    3,982

    Re: $1700 bottle of Creed huh?

    LOL Funny Guy! LOL - "Betta check yo self before you wreck yo self.":laugh:
  43. Replies
    62
    Views
    2,260

    Re: Your personal favorite cologe?

    man I've jumped around so much I'm a fragrance man-whore. Proud of it too. It's the reason why I love this hobby. The winter chill has recently set upon my region and the fragrances have taken on...
  44. Replies
    100
    Views
    5,675

    Re: "Heavenly dry-down"

    GIT and Antaeus
  45. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,148

    Re: Chanel Bleu longevity problems - anyone ?!?

    I have come to really like Bleu! I don't have longevity problems with it, and the folks around me have given me compliments on this scent. To each his own, but I'm a fan!
  46. Replies
    29
    Views
    2,154

    Re: Himalaya by Creed, Outstanding Longevity!!!

    To the OP; santal is my longest lasting Creed. I adore himalaya more and more each time i wear it. My skiN usuLly absorbs colognes so i get a solid 6-7 hrs from Himalaya. Couple less hours than...
  47. Re: Your house is burning and you can only save one bottle of cologne...

    Fun thread! I'd probably try and save my Antaeus
  48. Replies
    40
    Views
    2,487

    Re: Windsor or Royal Oud?

    I own RO as well and love it. However I love Windsor just a bit more. Imwould point you toward Windsor.
  49. Replies
    29
    Views
    2,255

    Re: Weak at the Knees

    Laugh if you want but for me its Tresor on my wife! I'm rather proud of it actually.

    That right there is some baby making fragrance! While staying as respectful to my wife as possible, I'll...
  50. Thank you BN'ers - ADP Assoluta, Cartier Roadster, and Channel Antaeus

    Hey gang, just thought I'd share how happy I am with your recommendations and reviews on these two fragrances. I love the ADP line a whole lot, much to the chagrin of the Creed SA at Neimans. I...
  51. Re: Just wore TWENTY sprays of EROLFA out, smell went away in an hour + Review of Jaguar for Men

    that sucks, its a great scent. I tried a sample of it back in the day and remember loving it, and even smelled it after a shower on me. Surprising it didn't last, but then again, it's from Creed...
  52. Replies
    29
    Views
    2,524

    Re: original santal

    LOL! That's hysterical.

    To the OP - Original Santal has definitely evolved with my nose. I bought a small bottle, and love it on certain occasions - mostly at home. Very soothing, very unique. ...
  53. Re: Davidoff Cool Water... First time buying and will be the last

    How funny, I am a fan of Eternity as well! I was almost ashamed to mention it around these parts for fear of getting flamed, haha.

    I think CW and Eternity just take me back to a different time...
  54. Re: Davidoff Cool Water... First time buying and will be the last

    I am still a loyal fan of CW; wear it once or twice a month and really enjoy it. To each his own.
  55. Re: Does anyone still use Egoiste Platinum Egoiste?

    only twice a week or so =)
  56. Replies
    12
    Views
    873

    Re: Where Should I Buy My First Creed(s)?

    my humble opinion is that a relationship with an SA at NM is invaluable. All of my Creeds have come from NM so far as I am weary of the different batches. I'm sure I'd still save money returning to...
  57. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,595

    Re: Are CREEDs good for clubbing?

    I had great results with Aventus last weekend at a lounge/club in San Fransisco.

    Not a waste of money to me at all and I would do it again if my wife ever found a way to trick me into dancing...
  58. Replies
    9
    Views
    752

    Re: ****Proclamation and Decree****

    Happy birthday!
  59. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,582

    Re: Compliment on Erolfa after 10 HOURS

    Hello everyone,

    I think this thread took an unintentional turn for the worst so I'd like to share my experience to the OP. Ill admit I love a lot of creed fragrances but also don't care for...
  60. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,094

    Re: Creed Himalaya smells different from tester

    Be careful giving out batch numbers over the Internet. If "they" get this info along with the name of the watch you're wearing your fashion identity could be stolen. It's a pain to correct your GQ...
  61. Thread: Pure Malt

    by vince211
    Replies
    1,102
    Views
    66,727

    Re: How many Pure Malt should we Get?

    And only if its the right batch number, LOL!
  62. Re: I swapped my Silver Mountain Water 4oz for Terre dHermes Parfum 6.7oz

    hey there - great trade! I love TDH, one of the first in my collection, have to wear it at least once a week!

    Cheers and congrats..

    Vince.
  63. Re: So what's the final basenotes word on Royal Oud?

    I've worn it now 5 times and as much as I loved it the first time I smelled it, I have come to appreciate it even more now. It is wonderfully spicy and has several layers. Call me a bit silly, but...
  64. Replies
    93
    Views
    3,755

    Re: Dealing with pushy/overly aggressive SAs

    great thread and some funny and enthusiastic responses!

    Thought I'd share my latest experience at a Neiman Marcus of all places and why I won't be returning.

    Essentially, my normal SA is not...
  65. Replies
    70
    Views
    4,517

    Re: ANOTHER AVENTUS STORY......with a twist

    Cool story! Fellow aventus lover here. Just bought a 4 oz bottle moments ago as j went through the 1 oz size in thirty days. I love the fragrance and am glad youve found one you like too.

    Not...
  66. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,281

    Scent Inspiration Today - Pismo Beach, CA

    Hey gang,

    Just thought I'd post about a moment I had earlier today. I was at the shore at Pismo Beach, CA overlooking a bluff that had lavender plants. The combination of the crisp ocean...
  67. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,955

    Re: New Haarlem murdered GIT...

    Sorry to hear that sucks man!
  68. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,735

    1oz Aventus emptied in one month!!!

    Man I got an Aventus problem, lol! Even though it's been in rotation with several others, my Aventus is completely empty and I just bought it July 15th! Guess you could say I like it a lot.

    I'm...
  69. Replies
    35
    Views
    2,241

    Re: got my Tobacco Vanille

    Cheers, really happy you're enjoying it! Thinking about picking this scent up this winter

    Vince.
  70. Replies
    1,093
    Views
    83,080

    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    What batch number is THAT?! Lol
  71. Replies
    391
    Views
    38,722

    Re: Creed Royal Oud

    Hi everyone! I've now worn RO on three occasions and love it! I get a real earthy and spice fragrance from it and it definitely evolves over the first hour into a very pleasant smell for me. It is...
  72. Re: Am I the only person to smell Creed Himalaya and think...

    I have both and in my humble opinion they ahave similar components but are very different after dry down. Cheers
  73. Re: Best compliment you have ever gotten on one of your colognes

    Best and most meaningful compliment came from my wife! While being respectful to my wife; essentially her complments hover around the idea that Fragrances can add another dimension of sensuality to...
  74. Re: New Creed 250 year anniversary scent!! Spy Photo Cairomerta style!!

    lol!
  75. Re: What was your 1ST bottle of cologne that you ever own? When did you purchase it? Let's all share

    Great thread!

    My first serious bottle was farenheight. I felt to grown up.

    I'm ashamed to say back then as a kid I was that cologne guy- I would douse myself in it to get the attention in high...
  76. Replies
    109
    Views
    3,323

    Re: Do you wear fragrances in your house?

    Guilty!!
  77. Replies
    68
    Views
    2,117

    Re: SotD - Saturday, 23 July 2011

    GIT for me - loving it so much!
  78. Replies
    25
    Views
    2,941

    Re: Three New Creed Royal Exclusives for 2011

    Hello everyone, just preordered royal oud today and thought it was amazing as a fragrance. A bit pricey but can't wait to wear it. Just my two cents,
    Vince
  79. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,039

    Re: New Member - Resepectfully saying hello!

    Thank you all for the warm welcome! So I went back today and picked up some GIT and preordered a new one ( ode I believe it's called) which smelled amazing. Got somemsamples of hanae mori and Tierre...
  80. Re: What is the significance of fragrance for you?

    Very eloquently put! Captured the very essence of how I feel as well.
  81. Replies
    48
    Views
    2,174

    Re: How do you rotate your fragrances?

    no real rhyme or reason
  82. Re: If you could only pick 3 designer scents to use for the rest of your life what would you pick?

    Cool Water, L'Eau D'Issey, Platinum Egoiste for now. These are my holy trinity. However, one of them might get replaced by either Aventus or GIT in the next year or so on that list!

    Fun post,...
  83. Re: Alternative to Bleu De Chanel for Summer Office Scent

    I think you already have a great choice in Bleu, but perhaps give L'eau D'issey, Cool Water a try? Why not reduce the number of sprays in the morning, and reapply?

    I work in a warehouse, where...
  84. Replies
    33
    Views
    3,066

    Re: 'Fresh' fragrances with good projection?

    Hey Mate, I've got both Cool Water and L'Eau D'Issey as well and have been fairly happy with Chanel Blue. It's different enough from Cool Water and GIT to stand out and has great projection in my...
  85. Re: Michael Jordan Legend by Michael Jordan anyone like it?

    never given it a try but at that price, why not!? Thanks for the suggestion and post.
  86. Re: What is the significance of fragrance for you?

    it affects my mood, quite literally. It's as second nature to apply fragrance as it is to brush my teeth, or style my hair. I feel naked without as a previous poster stated.
  87. Replies
    109
    Views
    3,323

    Re: Do you wear fragrances in your house?

    Yes absolutely! I wear fragrances 24/7. If I get up in middle of night to use restroom, I will reapply one spray as well.
  88. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,039

    New Member - Resepectfully saying hello!

    Hello all,

    Wow, I thought I was alone in this world with my love for fragrances! I have had a passion for fragrances since my early teens. They tend to put me in a good mood, excite me, mellow...
Results 1 to 88 of 91