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    Re: Aventus way too overrated?

    Yup, I agree.
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    Re: First Niche/ Millesime Imperial question

    Creed is always a great way to get into niche. They fit your criteria of not being "harsh, easy to wear/like, and not too overpriced." Green Irish Tweed and MI are the 2 obvious and popular choices....
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    Re: Why I don't wear Aventus

    Yup...

    http://www.abload.de/img/hatersgonnahateerwinc1xzrh.jpg
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    Poll: Re: Bulgari Aqua Marine vs Bulgari Aqua POLL!

    Not sure why so many people dislike Aqua Marine...

    To me, it's a good summer scent. On the hottest days, it cuts through the heat and keeps me smelling fresh and clean for hours. My only gripe is...
  5. Re: Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche Discontinued Forever. Pulled From All Stores and Soon to be

    I never understood the hype behind Edition Blanche. I enjoy the scent, as it is a very interesting and unique fragrance, but it's not nearly as great as what a lot of people make it out to be...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    LOL wut

    You obviously got a bad bottle or you're straight up lying.
  7. Re: Separate the male frag discussion forums into niche and designer?

    This
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    Re: (( attn: Basenoters ))

    You guys are so gullible and easily trolled.
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    Re: Should I purchase New Harlem by Bond 9

    Can't believe the mods let you out of your cave...
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    Re: Windsor: A Knife to the Heart

    I guess you finally found "a Creed that you enjoy a lot," eh Brian? Windsor must be extremely "daring and boundary-pushing" for you to give it such a glowing review... :laugh:

    Regardless, I'm glad...
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    Re: Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme Chanel for men

    Gonna go and sample this soon. I like Allure Homme Sport and Edition Blanche, but not enough to buy bottles of them. Wonder if this one will be a good frag.
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    Re: Aventus and GIT - Can't live without them

    Nah, I'm just not a pompous fragrance snob and troll like you who loves to bash certain Creed fragrances.

    I post in threads that discuss fragrances I own and enjoy, which happens to include Creed...
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    Re: Aventus and GIT - Can't live without them

    I'll keep paying $1.25 per ml for my Aventus while you keep assuming what others spend on fragrances that YOU personally hate.
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    Re: Aventus and GIT - Can't live without them

    Instead of making a large portion of this forum conform to a small minority of Creed haters like you, we should have a moderator permanently slap this image onto your avatar:

    ...
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    Re: Aventus and GIT - Can't live without them

    I love both fragrances too. They are must-haves in any men's niche collection in my opinion.
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    Re: Aventus in 17 oz. now !!??

    They've had this size for a while. Guess they finally decided to put it on the website (probably because so many people call in to order it).



    Not really. People who buy the flacons usually...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    11X02 batch is the best Aventus batch IMO. The longevity is roughly 6-9 hours on me. Sometimes it goes up to 12+ hours on me. All depends on what I am doing and the environment I'm in. The scent is...
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    Re: Story of Creed Aventus

    The "story" of Aventus is that it smells friggin' amazing...
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    Re: Nautica Voyage and the Beach

    Yeah, I loved Lat / Long when it first came out. It was my signature scent years ago in high school.

    Nautica had some good fragrances. Very underrated IMO.
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    Not sure how you're coming to that conclusion, but my A3211P03 bottle is amazing. It projects extremely well for about 5-6 hours on me, then becomes a great skin scent for another 2-3 hours. Strong...
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    Re: Disappointment turns to excitement

    They'll let you spray TI, but won't let you TAKE a sample or decant... because they don't have any and won't make you any.
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    Re: Disappointment turns to excitement

    Tonka Imperiale is a sweet, slightly minty and spicey, very smooth, amazing scent. Love the stuff, but expensive as hell.

    Oh, good luck getting a SA to give you a sample / decant of it. Guerlain...
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    Re: Decided to buy a sample of Aventus on Ebay

    You guys most likely bought from this dude:

    http://www.ebay.com/sch/1virtue_trading/m.html?_nkw=&_armrs=1&_from=&_ipg=25&_trksid=p3692

    I also bought a 5 ml sample from him before I got my 50 ml...
  24. Re: Green Irish Tweed vs. Millesime Imperial to compliment small collection?

    Just tell your wife you want to smell good for her and buy both.

    You gotta have the 3-headed Creed monster of Aventus / GIT / MI.

    2011 batches of course...
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    Re: New Haarlem -- Most Overrated Fragrance

    Obvious troll is obvious
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    Double post
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    LOL

    Funny you guys are reporting the same thing I experienced when I had return my GIT bottles to a B&M Walgreens store. The manager also took about an hour to finally figure out that he had to...
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    Re: Macy's "new" spring lines.

    Were they "really daring and boundary-pushing" pants and fragrances?



    I loved my JNCOs back in high school! Too bad Diesel doesn't allow Macy's to sell their jeans. At least (made in China)...
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    Re: My Creed Collection

    Do you wipe your butt with fresh $20 bills?

    Nice Creed lineup btw.
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    Re: Why I don't wear Aventus

    What are you even talking about? Struck what nerve? Why would I take your rant personally if it doesn't effect me in any way? Not like I'm Olivier / Erwin Creed or a Creed salesperson.

    My comment...
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    Re: Why I don't wear Aventus

    Backpeddling much? There are dozens of threads on this forum dedicated to talking about Aventus and many times more, talking about Creeds in general. There was no need to start yet another thread...
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    Re: Why I don't wear Aventus

    It's all opinion, but I don't see how Aventus smells synthetic. For every Aventus-hater you find who says that it's synthetic just to bash Aventus, I can find you 20 others who love it that finds it...
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    Re: Why I don't wear Aventus

    Oh sweet... another Aventus thread!

    Did another thread really have to be created for expressing one's distaste of the fragrance? I mean, there's already a thread dedicated to bashing Aventus......
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    You might've gotten a defective bottle because mine sprays perfectly with no leaks and the cap fits just fine.

    In fact, Creed makes one of the best, if not THE best sprayer in the fragrance market.
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    I LOVE Aventus, but the more I wear GIT, the more I like it. It's definitely my 2nd favorite, right behind Aventus, and it is my go-to as a high-quality daily wear fragrance.



    I'm not sure...
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    Re: Aventus' natural habitat

    Aventus has no weaknesses / disadvantages.

    Just don't overspray it, especially if you're going to be indoors in a confined area with other people.



    There always has to be at least 1 hater...
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    My A3211P03 batch opens with a huge blast of violet leaf freshness. Like I've said, a bit too strong IMO... almost sickening. I need to hold my breath and walk away from the area where I sprayed....
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes shipped

    Yeah, your 1 neutral OR negative feedback is definitely going to "ruin his business."

    I'm pretty sure the 135 neutrals and 163 negatives he already has is what is "ruining his business."

    But...
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes shipped

    Free positive feedbacks for them making a mistake and wasting your time? LOL

    I'd understand neutral or negative, but positive? Really?



    Exactly
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes shipped

    No, I understand perfectly.

    How about YOU go and READ his negative feedbacks instead of generalizing and telling us about your own negative feedbacks that nobody cares about.
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes shipped

    There is no code. You have to e-mail them and tell them to refund you 10% off your order. Good luck with that.

    Like I predicted, this was for either publicity and/or a mistake. Probably both. I...
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes shipped !

    I just got the "mistake" e-mail. Negative feedback!!!
  43. Re: Deal of the century? Terres d'Hermes EDP for

    Yeah, it's no longer listed. You can still get to the page, but there is no bid or Buy It Now option. 205 sold, lol...

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/360417500929
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    My bottle from Walgreens is awesome. Incredibly potent and fresh. In fact, a little too much violet leaves especially in the opening.

    Batch / lot#: A3211P03
  45. Re: Deal of the century? Terres d'Hermes EDP for

    LOL, if it goes frontpage, the entire stock would sell out within an hour.
  46. Re: Deal of the century? Terres d'Hermes EDP for

    Publicity? Or maybe they had way too many testers and wanted to get rid of them all really fast. Or maybe these are fakes filled with water and yellow food coloring. Or maybe they've been sitting in...
  47. Re: Deal of the century? Terres d'Hermes EDP for

    They're so going to fire the person that posted this listing... after they cancel all of the orders or just ignore them all.
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    Umm, you guys do realize he has 163 negative feedbacks in the past year, right? 17 negatives in just the past month! That's pretty bad...
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    GIT will grow on you and I like the drydown waaay more than the opening. The opening actually makes me a little sick sometimes. You should give it at least 5-10 full wearings before you make up your...
  50. Re: Creed Millesime Imperial 4 oz on overstock.com for $128.89 shipped

    It's a good deal for MI, but Overstock is only $10-$15 savings over other Creed discounters like Fragrancenet (after the 15% code).
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    Re: Whats a Curve like winter and fall scent?

    I used to swim in Curve back in high school many years ago. I used to love it and probably would still find it a great fragrance now, but I'm not sure I can ever wear it again.

    IMO, it's good for...
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    Re: Where to buy Aventus? Fragrancex.com Sucks!

    Yeah decants are the way to go if you don't want an official Creed atomizer.

    I also got a 50 ml for $67 shipped but you won't find that price anymore since most decanters take a cut for profit. ...
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    Re: Any Armani Code fans ?

    I really enjoy Code but it's too common and I've worn it for several years, so it got boring to me. No longer my signature scent but still a favorite.

    The top is a blast of spice, which I...
  54. Re: Creed Millesime Imperial 4 oz on overstock.com for $128.89 shipped

    What is the lot / batch number?
  55. Thread: Creed greed!

    by Gambit166
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    Re: Creed greed!

    Nice first impressions. Thing you gotta remember is, most of these fragrances have a season and/or time of day they shine and excel at. You may not get to experience these scents at their best if not...
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    Re: Aventus Associated Paranoia

    LOL @ guy named "coolboy" working in a strip club, calling people stupid, jealous, and close-minded. Just ignore him.

    As for this thread, 5 sprays from the Creed atomizer is way too much Aventus,...
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    Re: MI vs. GIT vs. SMW vs. VIW

    Aventus > MI > GIT

    IMO
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    So this is basically A*Men Sport without calling it sport... due to the stigma and flood of sport flankers?

    Intersting notes. I never liked A*Men but some of the 'Pure' flankers were very good.
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    Re: A cautionary tale

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_utRdfAStSo
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    Re: A cautionary tale

    LMAO! Great post.

    I've been an addict of the cheap stuff for years. Finally decided to start on the hardcore juice.

    You know you've got a problem when olfactory fatigue hits and you're still...
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    Re: Fragrances similar to Aventus?

    LOL

    Just realized I wrote Unforgiven... Unforgivable. Either way, shameless rip-off.
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    Re: Fragrances similar to Aventus?

    Nothing smells like Aventus... until some designer realizes how great the scent is and decides to rip-off Creed, again (ie. MI - Unforgiven, GIT - Cool Water).
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    Slickdeals.net is the Internet's gathering place for anyone that wants to find good deals on any and all products. People find a deal on the Internet, local retailer ad, or even word of mouth and...
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    Told you guys to get in on this ASAP. Anything that hits Slickdeals frontpage is going to either sell out very fast or the deal is going to get killed by the retailer because thousands of people...
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    Better hurry. This deal just hit Slickdeals frontpage and douchebags like this guy are getting ready to buy out GIT stock and flip it on eBay...
    ...
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    Better stock up now!
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    Re: Are Creeds worth it?

    You're right. Everyone who buys Creed fragrances bought into the "placebo treatment" and we all have low self-esteem. It costs us hundreds, if not thousands of dollars to make ourselves feel better...
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    Poll: Re: 1 Million vs Armani Code

    You should have chose to just not post at all. Pointless and not witty.
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    Re: Aventus batch C42B11X02 Comparisons?

    Yeah, this is the actual review by him and his girlfriend regarding the 11X02 batch of Aventus:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYGMsOTNIdw

    There is already a huge thread on Aventus batch...
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    Re: Aventus batch C42B11X02 Comparisons?

    YouTube reviewers have been raving about this particular Aventus batch:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBM1RYhtkIs

    ^ That guy got sent home from work for the first time ever by wearing this...
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    Re: Histoires de Parfums Ambrarem

    Very favorable first impression of Ambrarem on YouTube:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zpRtDPy6TZg
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    Re: new CREED in 2012

    I would be creaming my pants for the Aventus body wash if it wasn't roughly 40x more expensive than the one I'm using now...
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    Re: ysl kouros or l'homme/ l'homme libre

    La Nuit
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    Re: Shelf life regarding Creed Flacons

    Straight from their blog:

    http://blog.creedboutique.com/ask-creed/how-long-do-creed-fragrances-last/
  75. Re: Creed Green Irish Tweed for Aventus. Fair Trade?

    LOL, what are you smoking? All reports are, the new batches of Aventus are MUCH better than all previous releases other than the original batch. Almost everyone has been saying nearly all 2011...
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    Re: Pure Distance M

    Puredistance M needs a less-concentrated, EdP version. 25% perfume extract is just way too strong, even when lightly dabbed.

    I have 2 samples of M and gave it 3 wearings. It can be good at times,...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    I love Aventus! Brings a smile to my face everytime I get wiff of it.

    I've yet to tryout the 2011 batch, but I'm attempting to get a decant of it soon...
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    Poll: Re: 1 Million vs Armani Code

    Code is awesome.

    I don't like the opening (too spicy) of Code too much, but the mid/heart is great. Smooth, warm, sweet, spicy, with a bit of powder. Doesn't project well and longevity is spotty...
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