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    Sticky: Just got a sample today but to my nose 1903 by J...

    Just got a sample today but to my nose 1903 by J Peterman is phenomenal. I have to say that and BdP by Creed work better with my body chemistry than anything I've tried. Incredible, especially 1903....
  2. Thread: Shaving soap

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    I have the cream. Smells incredible. Just...

    I have the cream. Smells incredible.

    Just bought Provence Sante Green Tea. Smells exactly like Trader Joes green tea body soap, exactly what I was looking for.

    Also bought Mitchell's wool fat....
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    Sticky: Some theories: If good relationship with her...

    Some theories:

    If good relationship with her father, she may compliment you in a scent that reminds her of him.

    If bad relationship with father, she may compliment you on a scent that reminds...
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    To be fair, I don't really see people wear...

    To be fair, I don't really see people wear sandals at high end eats here, but I understand what you mean. I was more referring to sales people at boutique shops not giving attention because they...
  5. Thread: Sunglasses?

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    Re: Sunglasses?

    I would love Maui Jims but all of their lenses are too big for my face. If I could find a pair similar to my Ray Ban RB34014, I'd trade. I like the polarization of the MJs.

    Can I send in my RBs to...
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    Re: Let's talk SHOES!!!

    Casual: Nike free run+ 2
    Typical semi-casual/dressy: ECCOs
    Other semi-casual: Pikolinos (getting a pair, but LOVE the soft leather)
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    Re: men that wear sandals

    I love ECCO sandals.

    Here in CA you can't judge a customer on dress; if they're dressed POORLY, fine, but just because the dude is wearing sandals and shorts (let's say a nice outfit overall, even...
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    Re: What are your favourite clothing brands?

    double post
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    Re: Lets Talk Watches

    The watch I'd love: Linde Werdelin SpidoLite SA

    http://www.ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/linde-werdelin-spidolite-dlc-watch1.jpg

    There's an Ellesse watch I found a few years back...
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    Re: aluminum-free antiperspirant?

    I like the calendula. I used the lavender scent a while back and it gave me a rash; almost like a rug burn (low hanging fruit for you guys).

    The lemongrass scent is great with my sandalwood...
  11. Thread: Shaving soap

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    Re: Shaving soap

    I hear Mitchell's Wool Fat is amazing but have yet to try it. Very expensive but supposed to create slick lather.
  12. Re: Oral Routine (get your mind out of the gutter)???

    Best investment EVER was a set of dental picks. Really useful for scraping gunk that flossing has a hard time getting. The tips are metal, so they're durable.

    Morning: brush, floss, rinse with ACT...
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    Re: Body Lotion recommendations

    Hempz body butter. Incredible. Very thick but non greasy.

    Lasts a long time. Try it out and let me know!
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    Re: What's the crime with chest hair?

    I'm middle eastern and this bothered me when I was in my teens; all my friends were Asian so pool parties sucked!

    I've found that, if the chemistry is good, the person (man or woman..not judging...
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    Re: Exfoliant - best brand

    St Ives apricot scrub. Really good. Perfect sized "grits" and available in most stores.
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    Re: Body Lotion recommendations

    Hempz body butter. Incredible. Very thick but non greasy.

    Lasts a long time. Try it out and let me know!
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    Re: aluminum-free antiperspirant?

    I like the calendula. I used the lavender scent a while back and it gave me a rash; almost like a rug burn (low hanging fruit for you guys).

    The lemongrass scent is great with my sandalwood...
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    Re: What are your favourite clothing brands?

    Wow, some nice taste in clothing here. I feel pedestrian :)

    I'll shop anywhere. If I like it, I buy it. I'm a big believer in the outfit and not just the label.

    Banana Republic for most stuff...
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    Sticky: My brother wears this one.

    My brother wears this one.
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    Re: New Fragrances: Tokyo Milk Dark Collection

    I just ordered 5 samples of this collection:

    Excess
    La Vie La Mort
    Bulletproof
    Everything & Nothing
    Tainted Love (or I think it was Crushed)

    I will report back. To "calibrate" your...
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    Sticky: Yeah the name reminds me of cheesy Reno lounge...

    Yeah the name reminds me of cheesy Reno lounge acts. No offense! :)
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    Sticky: I love Allure Homme but my good friend wears it...

    I love Allure Homme but my good friend wears it so I can't get it. Sucks.

    Tabarome has the best projection on me but I've never been a huge fan.

    Bois du Portugal has horrible projection and...
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    Sticky: IF meaning it doesnt? Or you don't know yet?

    IF meaning it doesnt? Or you don't know yet?
  24. 1903 J Peterman - no samples online anywhere

    Where can I find a sample of this? From the description I'd think it'd be the ultimate scent on me, and I'd like something to alternate with BdP by Creed.

    I can't find it on ScentMonkey or TPC :(...
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    Re: What's the best CREED Fragrance?

    Absolutely true for me (on my skin) as well. I have tried Tabarome MI (not vintage), SMW, Himalaya, and I think Santal...none have touched BdP in terms of how nice *I* think it smells on me--the...
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    Thanks! It's definitely an art. I think I...

    Thanks!

    It's definitely an art. I think I apply too much pressure.

    Will try that shave lube and report back. Also I think shaving when my hair is short causes more irritation. My skin heals...
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    Possible to find a custom handle (faux horn) for...

    Possible to find a custom handle (faux horn) for the Muehl R89? That would look divine.
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    Sticky: Bergamot is my favorite smell! I will check it...

    Bergamot is my favorite smell! I will check it out again. Hopefully TPC has it. But I won't lie I think bois du Portugal is my choice for life.
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    Link?

    Link?
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    It's pretty but a bit expensive. Wish it could...

    It's pretty but a bit expensive. Wish it could hold the brush too.

    May pick it up later.

    By the way Cusson Imperial Leather smells great.
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    Do some of you get razor burn on your neck no...

    Do some of you get razor burn on your neck no matter what, shaving with DE?

    I'm considering keeping the Schick Quattro just to shave my neck.

    Just bought some Jack Black pre shave lube (I think...
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    Sticky: Silver Mountain Water? If so, I can't recall...

    Silver Mountain Water?

    If so, I can't recall it smelling like anything :(
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    Try Hempz Body Butter. Incredible.

    Try Hempz Body Butter. Incredible.
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    Sticky: Awesome explanation. Thanks. I'll tap you for...

    Awesome explanation. Thanks.

    I'll tap you for pub trivia some day so please stand by :)
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    Re: What kind of razor do you use??

    Where did you find that stand? I cannot find it :( About to order the R89 and sell my Merkur 34C

    Wow I think I found it. $60 though? Ouch!

    But very sexy, no question.
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    Re: Jack Black vs Anthony's

    Not sure about moisturizers, but Anthony's mud scrub bar and algae cleanser are incredible on my oil skin. Never used anything else like them.
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    Sticky: I wonder why they chose the name Kouros? ...

    I wonder why they chose the name Kouros?

    Based on the Greek architecture style bottle, I can only guess it was named after Kourosh aka Cyrus the Great, but not sure why they'd bother with that or...
  38. Bois du Portugal Sandalwood by AOS

    Bois du Portugal
    Sandalwood by AOS
  39. I cannot stand TV. Smells way too sweet. :( ...

    I cannot stand TV. Smells way too sweet. :(

    Wish I hadn't bought the sample from TPC. Ah well.
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    Sticky: Yep, definitely do that too!

    Yep, definitely do that too!
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    What is Santal? Another name for sandalwood ? ...

    What is Santal? Another name for sandalwood ?

    Santal Noble smells so weak on my skin. I have Art of Shavings EDT and love it; smells fresh and simple ie a classic scent.
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    Sticky: I hope I'm not the only guy secure enough with...

    I hope I'm not the only guy secure enough with himself to ask another dude what cologne he's wearing. It's no big deal in my opinion.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Ah, the irony in the whole women approaching men, asking fragrance name, only to purchase it for their boyfriends/husbands...

    Because I'm pretty sure if a man said, "Honey! I want you to smell...
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    Sticky: +1 Being warm and friendly and...

    +1

    Being warm and friendly and approachable...and if the chemistry is good with the female company, guaranteed she will like your fragrance.
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    Wow. So many to try! Thank you everyone and thank...

    Wow. So many to try! Thank you everyone and thank you for the courtesy post, may one metric ton of karma fall in your lap, sir!
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    I have the Art of Shaving cream and it smells...

    I have the Art of Shaving cream and it smells insanely masculine. I can feel my chest hair follicles point and giggle at others.
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    Since Art of Shaving Sandalwood is made with...

    Since Art of Shaving Sandalwood is made with essential oils, would you say it smells like real sandalwood?

    About to buy the EDT since I love the shaving cream so much.
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    Thanks! Will check out Knize Ten. Caron is what...

    Thanks! Will check out Knize Ten. Caron is what my father wore so that's a no go =)

    I'll have to compare Egoiste to AOS Sandalwood EDT spray. Appreciate it, my friend!
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    Please suggest some scents!

    Love:
    Bergamot
    Lavender
    Sandalwood
    Cigars
    Leather

    Dislike:
    Strong peppery/spicy scents
    Cinnamon
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    Sticky: Givenchy Pour Homme and I've worn it for ten...

    Givenchy Pour Homme and I've worn it for ten years. Keep coming back to it though Creeds BdP might be a close second based on how it smells on me. Doesn't seem to last long in my skin though.

    I...
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    How would you compare Aventus to BdP ?

    How would you compare Aventus to BdP ?
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