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  1. Re: just how many "major" notes are available?

    well this is regarding the perfumery world. I'd assume there's categories of what the "major" notes are such as oud.
  2. just how many "major" notes are available?

    I've read of people on this forum say "if you like civet" or "if you like tonka". Both of which I'm unfamiliar with how they smell like.

    So oud is another "major" note of worth, right?
  3. Re: cheap perfumes that actually smell like pricier perfumes?

    Some interesting brands I never thought delved into perfumery. Had no idea Everlast (known for boxing equipment) even had a fragrance.
  4. what's a good scent-free alcohol-based aftershave?

    I'm getting tired of using these coconut oil as an aftershave. Turns out oil can cause burns especially if I stay out in the sun, plus makes my face appear oily.
  5. Re: cheap perfumes that actually smell like pricier perfumes?

    What counts as cheap? Ever been to Dollar Tree? They have some really obscure perfumes there that could easily be considered expensive just by its packaging alone. I haven't tried any of them though.
  6. how do I know if the "gold" sold to me is real gold?

    Is the color gold hard to fake? Is there a way to know by look or feel? I'm not much of a jewelry wearing person but I'm trying to get some real gold that isn't processed, whether an amulet or...
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    Re: what Prada fragrance you like?

    I wonder if the movie (?) The Devil Wears Prada is referring to the designer Prada? I've never seen the movie and have no clue what it's about.
  8. cheap perfumes that actually smell like pricier perfumes?

    I've been curious about this and if any of the big designer houses actually have "cheap" perfumes that are worthy?
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    what perfume has Sandalwood for female?

    It's my girlfriend's birthday next month, she had mentioned the note of Sandalwood so I'm curious if anyone here can make a suggestion to me?

    She's familiar with most major brands and have used...
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    what Prada fragrance you like?

    I don't have any Prada fragrance yet, but am just looking into it now. Any suggestion?
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    Re: anyone here wear madras shirts?

    finally got me some Land's End seersuckers and a madras. These are really nice for sure. Took me a year to get some! LOL. Now, there are some other "types" of summer wear like linen (but these are...
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    Re: what are some best jeans?

    Maybe I never paid attention before but i'm starting to notice that some jeans are actually warmer during warmer summer months (like 80 degrees and up), so my question is, what material jeans should...
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    best indoor slippers or sandals for men?

    My tile floors tend to be cold so I'm looking for indoor slippers. Would this be a moccasin?
  14. Re: best shoes/boots for wearing with corduroy pants?

    I have just tried some chukkas from brands like Rockport and Clark's. I ended up buying 2 pairs from Clark's since they were on sale plus got a snow boots as well from Clark's. I have tried a snow...
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    are socks necessary when wearing a moccasin?

    I just bought a Minnetonka moccasin and was wondering if socks were optional considering this is marketed as "slippers" (when it's really a moc).
  16. does washing your garments inside out really make them last longer?

    I noticed some garments state on its washing instructions to turn inside out, while some doesn't. Would turning all of them inside out when washing actually making them last longer?
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    Re: what kind of hats do you wear?

    Is it by Burberry?
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    Re: what kind of hats do you wear?

    I figured...
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    what kind of hats do you wear?

    I'm still only baseball caps and beanies but have looked into newsboy caps and French beret hats. I think I preferred the beret hats over the newsboys caps. I've looked into cashmere beanies as well....
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    Re: wool or cashmere?

    I just picked up at Walmart those dry clean sheets at home and it does work to my surprise! So it's $8.88 per box which includes 6 dry clean sheets. You put 1 sheet in the dryer set on medium heat...
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    Re: wool or cashmere?

    No my machine has delicates cold option which is probably the most gentle of all cycles. The sweater I bought says either dry clean or hand wash and dry flat. I hanged dry it and it stretched. I...
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    Re: wool or cashmere?

    Do you guys use a portable dry cleaner to clean your wool or cashmere clothing such as this one:

    https://www.swash.com

    It's $300, not sure if it's worth it or maybe there's other alternatives...
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    Re: anything better than Gucci Envy?

    There's 2 different versions of Envy right? One looks like solid green, the other is light green? Which is the preferred one?
  24. Re: best shoes/boots for wearing with corduroy pants?

    Well I stuck with dark grey, khaki, and black corduroys with a pair of black chukka boots (London Fog), that's in suede. I bought the suede inclement weather protector spray as well. Did I need a...
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    Re: wool or cashmere?

    Prestige as in "quality" which is technically pricier. There's DVD and then there's Blue Ray DVD, you get what I'm saying?
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    Re: wool or cashmere?

    aren't they all made in China? I have one from H&M.



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    Been curious if merino wool is different from just wool?

    This description from Lands End: "merino wool is as close...
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    Re: wool or cashmere?

    How do you know what's in it?



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    which company you got your alpaca sweaters from?
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    Re: wool or cashmere?

    Speaking of "warmth", anyone here ever mess with Alpaca based clothing? From what I understand wool is from sheep (?), cashmere is from goats? There should be a fancy name for Alpaca based clothing....
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    what are some best oud perfumes?

    I've tried the "oils" but I don't believe I've ever tried oud in perfume form. I'm sure the oils are simply oud and "raw" rather than "mainstream" ala "perfumes".
  30. Re: best shoes/boots for wearing with corduroy pants?

    Vs black boots? I do have a dark brown Timberland Pro boots. Have looked into Faranzi black boots but it felt cheap when I tried it on at the K&G store.

    I'd assume for men black and khaki...
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    Re: anything better than Gucci Envy?

    I got 2 samples from Ebay. I liked Gucci Envy. I hope it goes on sale next week for a real bottle!
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    wool or cashmere?

    Been looking into cashmere sweaters lately. I like it's feel and warmth, but caring for it takes effort. Which is warmer between the two?
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    anything better than Gucci Envy?

    Name some please...
  34. best shoes/boots for wearing with corduroy pants?

    Is it the chukka or any brown boots should work (Timberland, etc.)? Just not hard tennis shoes right? Soft ones should work right?
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    Re: what's the warmest coat?

    You ever tried the Uniqlo Heattech products?



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    Nice!

    I'm trying to figure out the difference between the "Parka" and the "Sherpa". LOL. I'm assuming "Parka" is warmer...
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    Re: what's the warmest coat?

    You got a link to the product?

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    Looks nice and lightweight too. Looks like a windbreaker but I bet it's warmer than a goose down! You ever tried it?
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    Re: how to wash cashmere?

    I should have taken it to the dry cleaner since this is my first cashmere just to try it out. The online instruction didn't state other than hand wash it. Would dry cleaning it remove the stuff that...
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    how to wash cashmere?

    I just bought my first cashmere sweater. The online instruction stated it's to be hand washed, so I did. I'm not sure if the lint is supposed to be coming off and if this sweater is supposed to...
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    what's the warmest coat?

    Is it the goose parka? Something that won't need "layering", just warm as is by itself.
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    Re: best color clothing for olive skin?

    I've been seeing a lot of ochre colors being made by clothing companies lately. Is this a good color for someone with olive skin? It looks like a mix of yellow and brown, could be gold and or...
  41. best shoe stores and types of shoe's for men?

    Is DSW a good shoe store? I've never been in one. I've read a few "12 shoes every man must have" articles. I still don't get it, maybe because I'm not Imelda Marcos. LOL. I have 2 pair of shoes: both...
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    are turtlenecks "ok" for men?

    Is it really masculine?
  43. Re: how come most striped clothing are in horizontal lines not vertical?

    I see.
  44. how come most striped clothing are in horizontal lines not vertical?

    I'm trying to find some striped clothing with vertical lines, for men.
  45. do clothes that go out of stock generally come back in stock?

    Or is it gone for good? I missed out on 2 nice Levi's jacket that went out of stock of my size and was hoping it comes back in stock. Does it get cycled back in stock?
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    What are those body sprays in a can for?

    I've seen those body sprays at Sears that's in the bargain bin. It's usually in a big can resembling a hairspray. I've seen some by Gucci for about $10. What are those for anyway? Is it just to...
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    what are some reliable comb/brush cleaner?

    I left my comb hanging and collected dust so when I combed my hair all the white dust particles was on my hair. The dust doesn't seem to come off the comb with just a shake. One of my comb is a boar...
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    Re: is Eau De Intense a new thing?

    I see. Is it a new thing?
  49. Re: are U.K. sizes a bit smaller than U.S. sizes?

    I noticed Chinese cuts are a bit smaller than U.S. as well.
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    Re: is Eau De Intense a new thing?

    I believe I saw on a blog giveaway a new edition of it as "Eau De Intense".
  51. are U.K. sizes a bit smaller than U.S. sizes?

    I'm trying to see if I should get a size bigger if I'm getting a U.K. brand. I've gotten a jacket before from a U.K. brand that was a size large, which is my U.S. size but I'm not sure why it felt...
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    is Eau De Intense a new thing?

    I'm just hearing about this with the release of Dolce & Gabbana's Light Blue.
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    Re: what are some best jeans?

    Yeah me either. The jeans will be marked with a "Water<Less" label so you know it's water proof.
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    Re: best brand to make polo shirts for men?

    I believe this was a brand based in D.C. that went away and are now back in business again, I think?
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    what are some nice corduroy brands?

    I've never owned a corduroy jacket or pants and it's almost fall season. I was just curious what are some brands to look into so I can try some out.
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    anyone here ever used hemp based clothing?

    Are these usually expensive and how does it feel? Does it feel like cotton or what? What are some of the brands?
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    Re: best brand to make polo shirts for men?

    are polos meant to be "dressy" form of t-shirts then?
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    Re: who's anticipating the noir anthracite?

    how did you get it from Nordstrom? Does one need to be a member or be in the club?
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    what are some best jeans?

    I've recently seen on Levi's that they sell jeans that are waterproof? Even some of their denim jackets are water proof as well. I'm not sure if this is a new thing or maybe because getting soaked...
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    best brand to make polo shirts for men?

    I'm sure a polo shirt is a polo shirt regardless of what brand it is. Even the Lands End brand has some nice ones. Any recommendations?

    Also, do you prefer polo shirts or t-shirts?
  61. Re: can ponchos be fashionable if you lived in a rainy city like Seattle or Portland?

    Had no idea Burberry were in the market selling raincoats. I got me a nice London Fog though!



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    Lovin' my London Fog. I don't even remember reading your post before i even...
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    who's anticipating the noir anthracite?

    I like the name alone. It's dark. Are samples available online?
  63. Re: what brands have military style or theme that's good to check out?

    nice!
  64. what brands have military style or theme that's good to check out?

    The usual camouflage is great but may want to try something different. I've gotten blue camouflage polo shirt from American Eagle and thought that was impressive. Some camouflage pants from Levi's is...
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    anyone here wear translucent glasses?

    I think they look nice, like the ones here:

    https://www.eyebuydirect.com/collections/transradiance/men

    Just ordered the Theory one. I hope it looks nice on me in person. I'm curious what you...
  66. Re: help me pick one or two perfumes I'm getting for free

    I went with Cool Water based on this alone. LOL. Thanks! I was looking into it to begin with as well.
  67. Re: help me pick one or two perfumes I'm getting for free

    I'm getting a bottle for free so it doesn't matter. LOL. I went with Cool Water. I have enough points for another bottle and I'm still deciding which one I'd get.
  68. Re: help me pick one or two perfumes I'm getting for free

    Good summer fragrance I assume?
  69. Re: help me pick one or two perfumes I'm getting for free

    Interesting picks that didn't cross my mind but those I listed were the ones available and what I could get for free. They ran out of Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue. That would have been my pick as I do...
  70. help me pick one or two perfumes I'm getting for free

    If you can get one or two of these for free, which one(s) would it be? I could easily go by its reviews or scent descriptions but I'd rather find out from those of you who have tried any of these:
    ...
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    anyone here wear madras shirts?

    I don't own one yet so I'm curious if it's worth owning. Lands End usually have some good ones that are on sale.
  72. Re: what are some clothing companies that have a "dark" vibe to their line of clothing?

    Are they still around?
  73. Re: what are some clothing companies that have a "dark" vibe to their line of clothing?

    anyone here wear summer jackets? I would think this would be denim-like jackets and or long sleeve style shirts.
  74. Re: does anyone here wear night caps or sleeping caps?

    Now, I don't know what the purpose of a durag is, other than aesthetic. I've seen these sold in gas stations. Not a sleeping cap but I guess protects the hair too unlike a baseball cap.
  75. Re: Do I have to wash my shirt after each wear from fragrance use?

    Not if you wore an undershirt! Or try spraying on the opposite of the elbow (front elbow?).
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    Re: do you wear undershirts under a t-shirt?

    I see. Nothing lasts forever anyway. I just thought I'd bring it up because my girlfriend brought it up. She said she could see my pecs on my t-shirt and told me about considering an undershirt to...
  77. does anyone here wear night caps or sleeping caps?

    I'm not sure if this is weird for guys but my girlfriend told me she's going to start wearing them to not mess up her hair while sleeping. Do guys wear this too?
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    Re: do you wear undershirts under a t-shirt?

    They sell under shirts that are specific so that the shirt over it does not get sweat or stain on them such as the Uniqlo Airism. I'm looking into the mesh version so it's breathable. The materials...
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    do you wear undershirts under a t-shirt?

    I was advised by a girlfriend to wear undershirts under my nicer t-shirts so I don't sweat on them and stain it. I said, that never happened to me plus wearing 2 shirts would make it a lot warmer for...
  80. best beard trimmer that give you even trims?

    I've seen guys that almost always have evenly trimmed beards that stay the same way at all times, never shorter or longer as if they use the same trimmer length to trim their beards. I'm usually...
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    Re: what do you consider a good wallet for men?

    Doesn't wallets always end up bifolded? Making cash thicker than single folded?



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    If I had a few hundred bucks for a wallet...
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    Re: where can I find some Superman glasses?

    Thanks. I was just browsing that site.
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    Re: what do you consider a good wallet for men?

    what's the function of a money clip?
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    what do you consider a good wallet for men?

    How's this one?

    http://www.landsend.com/products/mens-landmark-grafton-wallet-with-money-clip/id_255791?sku_0=::BLA
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    where can I find some Superman glasses?

    Basically any "clear" glasses might work. A lot of the ones I've seen were big and nerdy looking. I'd prefer a smaller lens. I've seen different categories as well like: Reading, Bifocal, Multifocal,...
  86. Re: what are some clothing companies that have a "dark" vibe to their line of clothing?

    Would Karmaloop be selling these lines in the U.S.?



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    ASOS is also in the U.S. I dig them.

    H&M is cool, I have some.
  87. what are some clothing companies that have a "dark" vibe to their line of clothing?

    I'm a fan of such clothing with a "dark" vibe to them as far as color, cut and styling go, even brand name tend to be of a dark nature such as Firetrap and AllSaints (both out of the UK). What other...
  88. Re: what are some worthy "samples" I should try out?

    I'm curious how you discovered Naomi Goodsir? I've tried a sample of Bois D'ascese and it's growing on me. Seems like an obscure brand.
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    are tinted lip balms unisex?

    I just bought a Burt's Bees tinted lip balm at Walmart. It didn't say for women only so I figured I could try it. It does make the lips appear redder but not lipstick red, more like enhancement of...
  90. Re: how to iron-on a jacket patch without an iron?

    with glue, I think it may come off when washing. I inquired at a tailor and I got price range of $7 to $10, to remove the old patch and to sew a new patch. :dankk2:
  91. how to iron-on a jacket patch without an iron?

    I bought a jacket at a thrift store that has an airline name logo patch on it and I want it removed and replaced with an iron-on (or a sew-on) patch. I do not own an iron. What do people usually use...
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    Re: sunglasses at night? or "moonglasses"?

    if you've read the description of those moonglasses mentioning enhancing night vision. some have mentioned "night goggles".
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    sunglasses at night? or "moonglasses"?

    These glasses are marketed as "moonglasses" that enhances vision at night:

    http://www.i-moon.biz/

    Looks nice but pricey!

    A few people had the idea a few years back with some interesting...
  94. Re: can ponchos be fashionable if you lived in a rainy city like Seattle or Portland?

    good point.
  95. can ponchos be fashionable if you lived in a rainy city like Seattle or Portland?

    I was looking into clear ponchos so that way what I'm wearing inside isn't "layered" under a raincoat so I figured a clear poncho may work in rainy weather plus it doesn't cover what I'm actually...
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    Re: do you find wigs fashionable?

    you missed Mrs. Doubtfire?



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    You must be a Texan.

    That's like saying perfumes are for smelly men and women...
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    Re: what are some good Swiss Arabian perfumes?

    so Rasasi is better than Swiss Arabian then?
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    Re: do you find wigs fashionable?

    Is it a movie about wigs? I read something about Trump and the "Hamilton" ordeal, but I have no idea what it was even about.
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    do you find wigs fashionable?

    I'm a guy by the way but curious if anyone here find wearing different wigs just for fashion is a good look? I could see this working in NYC but may look obnoxious anywhere else. I've been curious if...
  100. do you think (snow) goggles are fashionable wear during winter time?

    Would you wear (snow) goggles regularly during winter time when there's not even a snow yet just as you would wear sunglasses when the sun isn't even out? I think it could be fashionable, it's as...
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