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  1. Re: Interesting TV Programme Re. History Of Perfume - Original Launch Date Of Chanel No.5 1913 !!!

    Tomorrow afternoon there is going to be a rerun of this documentary on TV.
    I will record it and watch it later.
    Lets hope it is in German or has Dutch, German or English subtitles, otherwise it is...
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    Re: The best summer scent in my opinion

    These are nice for summer:
    The Different Company - De Bachmakov
    Lalique - Eau de Lalique
    Gai Mattiolo Uomo
    Hermes - Voyage d'Hermes

    Although I also like to wear some heavier fragrances like...
  3. Re: The World Cup Has Begun; What's a Good Fragrance to Wear at a Crowded Sports Bar or Pub?

    I was wearing Fahrenheit last night and I will be wearing Fahrenheit for the next matches.
    Robben and van Persie scored great goals.
    I am still not sure what happened.
    Was Spain really that bad...
  4. Re: The World Cup Has Begun; What's a Good Fragrance to Wear at a Crowded Sports Bar or Pub?

    In a few hours I am going to watch Spain v the Netherlands.
    I will probably wear Aventus or Fahrenheit. I am not sure yet.
    Let's hope we don't get slaughtered by Spain.
    Well, there is always beer...
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    Re: Good sillage and longevitty fragrance!

    Givenchy - Xeryus Rouge.
  6. Re: The main reason why perfume brands change (worsen, cheapen) very good original scents

    Most companies want to cut costs in order to maximize profits.
    I don't think it is any different when it comes down to fragrances.
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    Well, AB Silver Spirit seems to be a hit.
    I ordered a bottle online a week ago.
    Yesterday I received an e-mail from the store that they couldn't deliver AB Silver Spirit due to the fact that both...
  8. Re: Projection dies too fast in Joop Homme & does it really helps in getting compliments from female

    Spray some on your clothes. This will increase longevity.
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    Re: My grandmother was on "crack" !!

    These kind of things happen.
    Just be grateful that you have a grandmother that cares enough about you to pick up a bottle of cologne for you, even though she picked up the wrong one.
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    Re: Recent Blind Buy Disappointments?

    Costume National 21.
    There are a lot of positive reviews on this one but I am only getting a dusty note and a weak amber smell. It is also completely linear to my nose. It might grow on me but at...
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    Re: Creamy Fragrances

    Chanel - Allure homme edition blanche.
    Trumpers Sandalwood cologne.
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    Re: Today I Bought: May 2014

    I just ordered a bottle of De Bachmakov by the Different Company.
    It is a blind buy but I read a lot of reviews and they were mostly positive.
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    Re: How does rain affect a fragrance?

    Humidity + heat will increase the projection.
    With increased projection the longevity will probably shorten since the fragrance will evaporate faster.
    But this is just my theory.
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    Re: Copy Scent Embarrassment

    No, I wouldn't be embarrased.
    She thought you smelled good and complimented you on it.
    That is always a good thing.
  15. Poll: Re: As far as lemons go... Edition Blanche vs DHS vs Versace Eau Fraiche

    Edition Blanche for me For some reason I didn't care all that much about a few years ago but it really grew on me and now I am loving it.
    For me the only slight problem with it is that it doesn't...
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    Re: Dior "Homme" - Marketing over Manliness

    I have had nothing but positive feedback from women regarding Dior Homme.
    I think it was a bold move from Dior to launch a masculine fragrance with a Iris note in it and I applaud them for doing so.
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    Re: Fragrances with Cinnamon notes

    +1 on Egoiste.
    Witness by Jaques Bogart. It is an cinnamon bomb.
    It is discontinued but can still be found online.
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    Re: Unisex fragrances

    No, not at all.
    Do you have a problem with wearing unisex fragrances?
    And if so, why?
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    Re: Reviews you just "don't get"?

    Allure Homme Sport 113-27-26.
    It is incredible cheap smelling to my nose.
    It is beyond me how Jaques Polge, who composed the mighty Egoiste, could come up with this one.
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    Re: Have you ever felt bad about over spraying?

    Lol, no I wouldn't under dress.
    And for such occasions I use more sprays than when I am going to work.
    When I am going out to a bar or a club I get bombarded by a lot of scents.
    1 Million and Le...
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    Re: Have you ever felt bad about over spraying?

    I don't think the atomizer is putting out more than usual although it sprays a lot of juice. More per spray than most of my other bottles.

    I have another set of friends who are a lot more into...
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    Re: Have you ever felt bad about over spraying?

    Well, I don't like to offend people by my actions, words or by my fragrances
    I don't see how this makes me being easily manipulated by others.
    I wear whatever fragrance I like even though others...
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    Re: Have you ever felt bad about over spraying?

    The next time I will keep it down to 3 sprays. See how that works out.

    There was another time not so long ago thatmy I felt really bad about over spraying. In this case it were 5 sprays of my...
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    Have you ever felt bad about over spraying?

    I put on four sprays of aventus before going out with a buddy of mine.
    He told me that he could smell me before entering my apartment.
    Six hours later he told me that my fragrance was hitting the...
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    Poll: Re: Fragrance battle, Monday afternoon

    Opium Pour Homme EDP.
    This is one of my favourites.
    I am surprised they still sell it though, or may be it has been discontinued and nobody cares enough about it to buy it.
  26. Re: Dihydromyrcenol and me (or: why Jardin d'Amalfi made me recoil)

    To my nose a lot of fragrances contain a foul, chemical sour note that I really dislike.
    Cool water is one of them, Hanae Mori HM is another.
    I always thought that it was just a low grade lavender...
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    Re: Stuck with smoky Aventus? Upgrade it!

    I wish that my current bottle was more smoky. I like the smoky batches better than the fruity batches.
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    Re: Floral Like Reflection Man

    Fleur de Male was also my first thought although it doesn't get really deep.
  29. Re: Looking for a mega-compliment fragrance for summer

    I get complimented a lot on Aventus and Fahrenheit when I wear them in the summer.
    I know that Aventus isn't loved by all people here but this one will get you compliments.
    Fahrenheit is a classic...
  30. Re: Name The Most Intoxicating Heady Fragrances You Have Tried

    Interlude Man and Opium PH EDP.
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    Re: Dior Fahrenheit poor sillage and longevity.

    I don't think it is all due to IFRA regulations. I am afraid that they are watering down fragrences to cut costs and make more profit. And as long as people like me buying a bottle of Fahrenheit,...
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    Re: Dior Fahrenheit poor sillage and longevity.

    I have got a small 2010 bottle which has excellent sillage and longevity and I got a 2013 bottle which is much weaker.
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    Re: Ambre Sultan blind buy?

    It took me some time to get used to the oregano note. After the oregano has gone it is pretty easy sailing though. Right now the oregano doesn't bother me anymore. I even like it now. It is a pretty...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    I bought a bottle of the U02 batch. It has great longevity. I sprayed it on at 5:30 pm and I could still smell it on me when I woke up at 10 am. It also smells very good and has good sillage.
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    Re: Body Kouros smells like Le Male?

    Maybe they share some similarities in the base but other than that they are nothing alike.
    Body Kouros is, in my opinion, the better of the two.
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    Re: Terre d'hermes - reformulated?

    I recently bought a new bottle and decided to test it against my old 2007 bottle on two seperate pieces of toiletpaper.
    The new bottle started out with a fresh note that is missing from the old...
  37. Re: Your Top 5 Longest Lasting (Designer) Summer Fragrances ?

    Some might disagree but I love Fahrenheit and Kouros in the summer.
  38. Re: Which fragrance would you like to steal from the previous poster wardrobe?

    I will be taking Surfacing's Fahrenheit Absolute. Thanks!
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    Re: Antaeus or YSL Kouros Fraicheur

    I would go for Kouros Fraicheur.
    It is very hard to find and it is an excellent fragrance.
    You can always buy Antaeus later since it is easy to find.
  40. Re: Frag that is still fresh suddenly smell sour on you?

    Cool Water, The 3rd Man, Gris Clair, Hypnose Homme, Rochas Man and a lot of other fragrances that I tried with lavender in it turn sour on me after a couple of hours.
    My skin doesn't seem to get...
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    Re: Rive Gauche vs Kouros

    Kouros!
    Rive Gauche is nice but Kouros is great!
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    Re: Rochas Man (cotton candy bomb)

    I have the same problem with Rochas Man.
    Most fragrances last for a long time on my skin, this one doesn't.
  43. Re: Will Pure Shot eventually be a pure malt, havane and coffee?

    No way. It is by far the worst creation in the Mugler Pure line up.
    It is just as bad as Sunessence.
    I still regret the day that I blind bought Sunessence.
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    Re: Favorite oriental colognes

    Chanel - Egoiste
    Serge Lutens - Chergui
    YSL - Opium PH EDP
    YLS - Body Kouros
    Tauer - L'air du Desert Marocain
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    Re: KOUROS arrived! The ultimate review.

    I tried the reformulation on a paper strip and it didn't even last a day on the strip while the vintage would last for weeks.
    The reformulation is definitely weaker and not "dirty".
    This...
  46. Re: No Longevity problems but Sillage/Projection Issues

    This is true for some situations like at work I don't want that much sillage.
    For some other situations like going to a club or a smoky bar it is nice to have some sillage going on.

    The next...
  47. Re: No Longevity problems but Sillage/Projection Issues

    I have the same "problem". Most fragrances have excellent longevity on me but don't project that much.
    This is probably because I have got a really cool skin so there is not much heat to evaporate...
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    Re: Your 5 Must Experience Colognes?

    Dior - Fahrenheit.
    Chanel - Egoiste.
    Mugler - A*Men.
    YSL - Kouros.
    Hermes - Terre d' Hermes.
  49. Re: my nose does not tolerate synthetic fragrance anymore.... like Le Male

    This has never happened to me.
    I am pretty sure though that niche brands also use a lot of synthetic ingredients in their fragrances.
    All natural fragrances are rare.
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    Re: Taking a Break From Wearing Fragrances.

    The same has happened to me recently.
    I even get more compliments with 3 sprays than I ever did with 4 or 5.

    I think a break can be usefull although I am not sure that it might be the answer to...
  51. Re: Scents that stay in your work space/room etc, long time after leaving it!

    Opium Pour Homme EDP.
  52. Re: Help wanted: Ambre Russe, L'Ombre Fauve or Chergui?

    I only own Ambre Russe and Chergui.
    They are both really good but Chegui is the more wearable of the two.
    You will probably own them all at some point if you really love them.
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    Re: How Spicy is Opium PH?

    I really don't know when it was reformulated.
    About half a year ago I bought a tester on the internet and it smelled different, less rich, to my nose.
    At first I suspected that it might be a fake...
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    Re: How Spicy is Opium PH?

    The edt starts out rather spicy but after a few hours you are left with just vanilla and cedar.
    It has also been reformulated and I can't say that I enjoy the reformulated version as much as the...
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    Re: Rank the Thierry Mugler fragrances

    Of the ones I own:

    1. Pure Havane.
    2. A*Men.
    3. Pure Malt.
    4. Cologne.
    5. Sunessence (this one shouldn't even make the list because it is awful).
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    Re: L'Instant de Guerlain Extreme

    It lasts for 14 to 18 hours on me, possibly even more.
    I have been complimented on it 6 hours after application so it must project well.
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    Re: Does anything remind you of Egoiste?

    Trumper's Sandelwood is somewhat similar.
    I also find it to be more potent than the latest bottle of Egoiste that I purchased.
    Egoiste seems to be getting weaker and weaker and that's a real shame....
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    Re: Suggestion for strong Winter Cologne?

    Opium Pour Homme EDP and Boucheron Jaipur EDP are two of my favourite winter fragrances.
    I am not sure if you are going to like them but give them a try sometime.
  59. Re: Anyone ever wear original A*Men at the same as any of the flankers?

    No, I have never done that.
    I have layered Pure Malt and Pure Havane. This combo garnered some nice compliments.
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    Re: Fahrenheit knock-offs?

    I wouldn't buy a knockoff.
    Most of the time they are made with poor quality ingredients so even if it smells vaguely the same at the top you can be sure that it doesn't last or just smells bad....
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    Re: Baldessarini EDC

    It doesn't last all that long on me and it doesn't smell like tobacco to me.
    Try Bogart pour Homme for a loud and longlasting tobacco scent.
  62. Re: "Original" fragrances for going to the Club/Bar?

    Ambre Sultan. It projects well and has excellent longevity. You will still smell it on you when you wake up the next day.
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    Re: Fake Terre d'Hermes?

    Try two sprays on the chest and two on the neck.
    That is how I spray it and I can smell it all day long on myself.
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    Re: la nuit de l'homme v Spicebomb

    I don't own either of them at the moment.
    I might buy Spicebomb at some point.
    It is pretty good but I am just not sure if it is something I need to add to my collection.
    La Nuit is not very good...
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    Re: What do you like but regret buying

    Knize Ten.
    I like it but I find it very difficult to wear.
  66. Thread: Macerate ?

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    Re: Macerate ?

    My bottle of L'air du Dessert Marocain smells much better now than it did when I bought it some two and a half years ago.
    So yeah, some fragrances become better over time.
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT - July 2012

    Narciso Rodriguez For Him Musc Collection.
    It has not been discussed a lot on these boards but it really is a great fragrance.
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    Re: First Fragrance Compliment in Ages!

    Uomo? is indeed a very nice fragrance.
    I have had it for years and hardly ever used it but for the last couple of months I have been wearing it atleast once a week.
    I got complimented on it by my...
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    Re: Layering Michael Kors Men and Bogart PH

    You can always spray both of them on a piece of toilet paper and see how it works out.
    I also own both fragrances but I don't think it would be a very pleasant combination.
    I enjoy the top and...
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    Re: Smokey fragrance suggestions

    Comme des Garcons 2 Man.
  71. Re: Fresh Linen type of smell i need advice! help :)

    You might want to try Gai Mattiolo Uomo.
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    Re: Diet, projection and longevity

    It might have something to do with your skin temperature.
    I have a low skin temperature and most fragrances don't project much on me.
    The upside to this is that most fragrances last forever on my...
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    Poll: Re: Chanel: Bleu vs. Egoist vs. Allure

    Egoiste, not sure what the most current formulation smells like since every bottle I have bought over the past five years smelled different than the previous ones.
  74. Re: List your favorite/secret fragrance combinations

    Pure Havane and Pure Malt form a excellent combination.
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    Re: Nobody talks abour Pure Shot!

    It is pretty bad but not as bad as the Sunessence that I blind bought.
    That one is horrible.
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    Re: Dark, spicy, oriental fougere for evening use?

    I wear Opium Pour Homme EDP if I want something dark, spicy and oriental.
  77. Re: HELP!!! Do you Guys have experience with this British Web site?

    I have ordered from them once without any problems.
    It might take a week before you receive your order though.
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    Re: Longest longevity you have ever experienced?

    Ambre Sultan.
    I could detect it on my wrist after three days and six showers.
    For some reason I don't always get the same results from my fragrances but some that I have been able to smell the next...
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    Re: Opium pour homme EDP vs EDT

    I like them both but there is a huge difference between them.
    If it wasn't for the name I wouldn't think that both fragrances would be related to each other.
    The edt has a bright opening with a lot...
  80. Re: Looking for perfume like base notes of Terre d'Hermes

    Maybe Comme des Garçons 2 Man?
    To me the drydown has a similar vibe as Terre d'Hermes.
    It is probably very heavy on the iso E super.
    Give it a try if you have got the chance.
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    Re: Body Kouros longetivity?

    No longevity problems for me with BK.
    It lasts between 12 and 18 hours on me.
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    Re: Innacurate Sprays

    I really don't care as long as I don't spray it in my eyes.
    I accidently sprayed some Fleur de Male in my eyes when sampling it at the store.
  83. Re: Looking for a boozy fragrance to add to my rotation.

    +1 Michael Kors and Ambre Russe.
    You might also want to sample Le Dandy.
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    Re: I think my A*Men longevity crapped out

    I also had the feeling that A*men didn't have any longevity or projection on my skin.
    However I got complimented on it 5 hours after spraying it on and the person giving the compliment was a couple...
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    Re: Perfume gift for Aquarius male

    One of my best friends is an aquarius male.
    He usually doesn't care much for the fragrances I wear but he really loves Ambre Sultan though.
    His favourite fragrance is Antaeus.
  86. Re: What smells like Burberry London with better longevity and silage ?

    D'orsay - Le Dandy imo has a similar vibe.
    But this is just from recollection since I dont own London or Le Dandy.
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    Re: What do you wear when you want go fresh ?

    Prada Amber PH
    Eau de Lalique
    Mugler Cologne
  88. Re: Going to a FESTIVUS celebration tonite! What to wear!

    Fahrenheit would be good a good choice for a festivus celebration.
    Happy Festivus and good luck surviving the feats of strenght!
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    Re: SotCD! Sunday 25th December!!!

    Merry Christmas!
    Serge Lutens Chergui.
  90. Re: I go to work in a few hours (retail unfortunately on Christmas Eve) - what to wear?

    I also work in retail.
    L'instant Extreme seems to be liked by a lot of people.
    I even have been complimented on it by some customers.
    Not that compliments should make a difference.
    Wear what you...
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    Re: Best Yves Saint Laurent for "night out"?

    Opium PH edt and edp for me.
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    Re: Rive Gauche Poor Longevity?

    Rive Gauche also seems to last for a couple of hours on my skin but when I take a shower 24 hours after spraying it on I can smell it again.
    It seems to need some heat to come alive.
    I must say...
  93. Re: Creed Aventus doesn't smell at all after a while!

    Well, it is obvious that fragrances are on the same level as music and art in evoking emotions.
    This is a good thing, just don't expect objective discussions on those subjects.
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    Re: Zino Davidoff really discontinued?

    I think the reason why it is so cheap and easy to find is because they discontinued it and dumped the remaining bottles on the market.
    There is no reason for Davidoff to keep it in stock.
    So if you...
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    Re: YSL Kouros - First Impressions

    I have never had people freak out on me while wearing my four sprays of Kouros.
    I wish they would do. That would be fun.
    The only comment I have had on Kouros was that I smelled clean. Must be the...
  96. Thread: What you fav

    by Nexus6
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    Re: What you fav

    I have read a lot of negative comments on Kouros and Xeryus Rouge.
    I like them both a lot.
    But as with most things in life, it is all subjective.
  97. Re: Thierry Mugler *WILL* be realeasing more Pure Malt before Christmas, right?

    You can live without Pure Malt.
    Pure Havane is in my opinion the better fragrance on every level.
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    Poll: Re: Chanel Egoiste or Serge Lutens Chergui

    I love both but my vote is for Egoiste.
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    Re: Best and worst customer service

    Czech & Speake used to send out free sample packs.
    They charge £2.50 for it now which is still an excellent deal.
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    Poll: Re: What would you buy if you were me?

    Vintage DHI if you can find it, if not go for Egoiste.
    It is a shame that L'instant PH Extreme is so hard to find in the States.
    I am sure that it would sell well.
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