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  1. Re: (Worldwide) Thierry Mugler A*Men Pure Malt and Pure Havane

    Bump: Pure Malt and Pure Havane added
  2. Re: Received New GENGIS KHAN Today from MdM (New Formula)!!

    Excellent! Many thanks for the update. I'm looking forward to trying the new one, even though I do enjoy the original.
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    Poll: Re: A*Men Pure Malt! How many will you buy?

    It was up for a few minutes earlier. I managed to place my order and already got the confirmation emails.

    Edit: Oh bullshoo, it linked me to Pure Havane. WTF. I guess I'll be calling in the a.m....
  4. Re: Suggestions for best juiciest TANGERINE frag' ?? ...

    Believe it or not, Pacifica's Sandalwood is primarily an orange/tangerine/mandarin orgy. Spray it on your clothes for best longevity- it's pretty dismal on skin.

    Mad cheap, too. Couldn't hurt to...
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    Poll: Re: A*Men Pure Malt! How many will you buy?

    Two for trading fodder and sales. It's available on the site right now, for whatever that's worth ;)
  6. Re: Wanted: Tom Ford, Amouage, Ajmal, ASAQ, Crown, Clive Christian, etc.

    Bump.
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    Re: Men and nail polish

    I definitely wear it- black, dark blue, dark red, even a very dark purple. I have to say I'm laughing at a lot of these comments...trying too hard, nail polish means a guy wants to hang himself,...
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    Re: Pacifica Sandalwood & other Pacifica frags...

    A good question, but nope, it was definitely the Sandalwood. I now have the body butter, body wash, spray, roll-on, and candle...Did I mention I was addicted?

    I haven't had a chance to sample the...
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    Pacifica Sandalwood & other Pacifica frags...

    OK, so recently I made the mistake of trying some Pacifica frags...Being a sandalwood hound, I had to try that one first and let me tell you.

    Oranges. Juicy, fresh, vivid orange oranges, topped...
  10. Kohl/Eyeliner- Application between lashes/eye and staying power-

    Hello, all-
    I strongly prefer the look of eyeliner applied between the eyelashes and eyeball. I believe this is the traditional way to wear kohl. However, I'm not sure if most eyeliners are made...
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    Re: men that wear sandals

    For appropriate venues, in my opinion, a comfortable pair of nice sandals simply cannot be beaten. Don't wear them with socks, obviously, and don't wear them someplace nice, obviously, but in the...
  12. Thread: Cannabis

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    Re: Cannabis

    You could always tincture it...Not that I would know anything about this at all. No sirree.

    Hemp & Leather on a guitar pick. My interest is piqued.
  13. Thread: Raw materials

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    Re: Raw materials

    I also had a laugh at the hash and the way the list glossed over it.

    Otocione, how about Thuja?
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    Re: Storing Vintage EOs

    Thank you both sincerely for your advice! For mixtures, maybe I will buy some less expensive oil and use that as it seems like I really shouldn't touch this. If it outlasts me I would be thrilled,...
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    Storing Vintage EOs

    OK, I did a search and didn't see anything for this, so I apologize if this is a repost of a question someone has already posed.

    Long story short, I acquired some (very) vintage Indian Sandalwood...
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    Re: women seems to prefer aquatics.

    My God, is it just me or are these threads popping up faster as of late?

    I'm starting to sound like a broken record:...
  17. Re: Pepper, woodsy notes, incense, spice (whatever) ANY GOOD scents with good longevity!

    Epic Man! Pricey, yes, but absolutely divine, lasts forever, and sounds just like what you're looking for in a frag.
  18. Thread: Arm Hair

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    Re: Arm Hair

    Wait, what?
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    Re: Dior Patchouli Imperial

    Anyone looking to get rid of a sample of this one? :evil: It sounds great- how can one go wrong with coriander, patchouli, and sandalwood? They'd really have to botch it to mess it up and I just...
  20. Re: Recommendation for a woody, spicy winter scent?

    Oh man, if you like chai, you've got to give L'Artisan's Tea For Two a try! It smells just like a nice milky chai. Yum! It's kind of sweet, but I hate the sticky sweet scents as well and I love...
  21. Re: Burr gives Sweet Lime Cedar by Jo Malone & Green by Byredo four stars

    Rats. I wish she would come out with something that wouldn't just piddle away in a few hours.
  22. Re: Vitriol d'oilliet - Like a dragged out funeral....

    LOL...These two posts are most excellent. Do stick around!
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    Re: Fragrances for hair?

    When my hair was long, I used to comb Nadina's Cremes into it on occasion. Now, mind you, I didn't wear any fancy coiffure, just tied it back in a low ponytail, but I found that it softened and...
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    Re: The 'sweet' sandalwoods

    Just wanted to say I'm very pleased to see all of the Santal Blush love in here!
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    Re: Help me to choose my first Lutens

    Sugandaraja's going to smack you into next Tuesday, bro.
  26. Re: A*Men. Why the love and hate for this fragrance?

    There is no such thing as a "panty dropper."

    A*Men is either sweet enough to make someone want to vomit or sweet enough to whet someone's appetite. It all depends on who is smelling it, and who...
  27. Re: Burr gives Sweet Lime Cedar by Jo Malone & Green by Byredo four stars

    How is the longevity of Sweet Lime & Cedar for you? I want to enjoy Jo Malone scents but they always disappear so quickly. I'm fine with linear smells (especially if the line in question is...
  28. Re: Your favorite/overlooked feminine perfumes for men?

    Midnight Poison is a wonderful scent, and I very much love vintage Opium. Sensual Amber is another one I like, and although it's a cheapie and not in the same tier as Dior and so on it's pretty damn...
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    Re: Seriously Sexy Leather

    +1 Tuscan Leather

    Actually smells like leather, not like the urinal cake Royal English Leather.
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    Re: Most liked fragrances by younger girls?

    Yeeeah, that's how I read that post.

    For the original question, what is well liked by younger girls? Someday by Justin Bieber, bahahaha!
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    Re: Fake montales on ebay (beware)

    I wasn't aware, either.

    Are there any tips to look out for in identifying fake Montales? Usually I guffaw at all the "OMG, my item is a fake!" thread but now the paranoia's leaked into my brain,...
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    Re: Where Should I Buy My First Creed(s)?

    The only Creed I have purchased online was a bottle of Santal Imperial from another member here. I was extremely pleased with him as a seller, with the fragrance, and his sale price. I would buy...
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    Re: playboy fragrances

    Why would you even want to?

    Besides, smelling "good" is extreeeemely subjective. Why not try some of them first?

    Seriously though, you'd be better off buying a few high quality bottles of...
  34. Re: My A*men is jealous and possessive , it won't let me put another scent the next day...

    Haha. This wins the thread.
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    Re: Finally I started posting

    Psst: http://1greengeneration.elementsintime.com/?p=596

    Baking soda!
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    Re: Fragrances that smell like fabric softener

    Try some various white musks. You should definitely find some scents that'll satisfy you if you start your search there. Sorry I can't recommend any specific ones.
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    Re: Finally I started posting

    Happy De-Lurking day :D

    Don't be so hard on yourself! Kick back, make yourself at home, and enjoy the smellies!
  38. Re: L'Instant Guerlain EDT, Is this fragrance a hit with the ladies at all..

    You're fckin kidding me, right?
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    Re: Help me pick what to wear!!!

    *cough* May I suggest reading this thread?
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/282072-I-do-not-believe-fragrance-alone-could-attract-a-man-or-a-woman.
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    Re: perfect scent to wear to a toga party?

    Who cares? It's fun ;)
  41. Re: I'm wondering what fragrance might smell nice layered with Alien by Thierry Mugler?

    Dilute it with vodka, perhaps?

    I honestly have no idea. While I enjoy Alien, it kind of abuses my nose, so I can't imagine layering it with anything else. Maybe some sort of essential oil, like...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    I want to say that there *may* have been one bottle of regular A*Men. The more I think about it, though, the more unlikely it sounds. I'll have to pop in there tomorrow and see if they've got...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    Well lah-tee-daaah! Why are you in this thread again?

    I love these kinds of stores and picked up a bottle of Bang the other week from the local Marshall's. I didn't get a tremendous deal on it...
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    Re: A*Men is the best or is it not?

    Angel is one of Mugler's perfume, marketed to women. A*Men (aka Angel Men) is the one marketed to, well, men.

    If you like it, maybe try some Lutens? My understanding is that they run on the...
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    Re: Where Should I Buy My First Creed(s)?

    I'd honestly go with Neiman Marcus. It's much easier to deal with people face to face if there is a problem, and for new bottles, I usually prefer to go through the department store route if at all...
  46. Re: Looking for earthy, spicy, woody type smelly juice

    Tom Ford Bois Marocain or Amouage Epic, perhaps. Tea For Two is absolutely divine as well!
  47. Re: Which cologne evokes freedom? Something that lasts long and Fresh. Also song to frag.

    What Hedonist said :D

    I thought of "The Smell of Freedom" as well. It's one Lush perfume I do actually like.
  48. Re: Perfumes: Can you smell... is it a he or a she?

    I, too, enjoy reading this topic and am happy to see it being discussed with such calm. Thank you, Asaskian, for posting this.

    Honestly I think that all of this gendered marketing seems to be...
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    Re: What Is The Skinny On Musk ?

    Nope, actually, an attar is a botanical essence that's been distilled into an oil- usually Indian sandalwood. Oud, aka aloeswood, agarwood, jinko, etc., is an oil that is derived from the fungal...
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    Re: jasmine perfume? a real one?

    How about Amouage's Jasmine or Tayyiba attars?
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    Re: DETECTIVES NEEDED: Help Me, Please!

    This is such a cool story! Congrats on finding your happy ending to it.
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    Re: What Is The Skinny On Musk ?

    Yeah, "very pricey" is going to be what any real musk these days is going to cost. It seems that it's one of those things where you get what you pay for. I do have a sample of Aluwwah's musk,...
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    Re: perfect scent to wear to a toga party?

    One scent that was described as a Bacchanalian orgy, complete with satyrs. I can't for the life of me remember what it was called, and I'm not sure I'd want to smell like that, but it'd suit the...
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    Re: Wow, now PENGUIN is getting into fragrance ...

    +1 to the publishing company! I first saw this stuff (in a Marshall's of all places) and knew it couldn't have been the publishers, but still. Penguin's seared into my mind as a book thing.
    ...
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    Re: Tom Ford Santal Blush

    I can only tell you how it smelled on my skin. There was a distinct fruit in it, which my partner picked up on as "plum," (I'm guessing that this is the fig people are referring to, as I don't think...
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    Re: Are CREEDs good for clubbing?

    I was actually happy to see someone asking about, you know, actually dancing as well as displaying some consideration for his dance partners.

    Some Creeds will sweat off, others seem to have some...
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    Re: Time to resurrect the Pure Malt sub-forum?

    Hahaha...+1
  58. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    Fumbling around that website probably took me 15 minutes in all. Ridonkulous. You getting that "??payment_error_99??" or whatever it is?
  59. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    Yeah, I got hit with three authorizations and only one confirmed order. It's horrible.
  60. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    It worked 30 minutes ago, too. The website is complete crap right now, yeah, but I did have a little more luck with it in Internet Explorer.
  61. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    Search the boutique for "malt," Broseph. Then the secrets of the Maltocalypse will be made plain to your eyes.

    I'm dead serous; I'm not trolling (this time.)
  62. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    It's up for sale on the site, bitches!

    Enjoy ;)
  63. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    Haha...Mugler miscalculated and Pure Malt is actually being released on 9/29. Mugler works in mysterious ways.
  64. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    Everything is a rumor until it actually happens. Just sayin'...
  65. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    People do realize that the more they flip out about this stuff, the more likely they'll only release it as an LE, don't they? This sort of short supply breeds a frenzy, which breeds people paying...
  66. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    Get in with Blowhard and file a class-action lawsuit.
  67. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    http://emob1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc464/glamboi84/photo.jpg
  68. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    Thierry's just trolling you, guys.

    Besides, he didn't want any used bottles to be returned ;)
  69. Thread: Pure Malt

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    Re: Pure Malt available 8/29??

    Yeah bro, it also brings world peace and pimps out your ride. Beautiful women start lining up at your door wanting you, too.
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    Re: I thought i liked Bois Morocain

    You know, I really, really love Bois Marocain. Then I saw this post and figured "hey, Oud 27 might be a good one to try!"

    Now you post this review and I'm not so sure. I'm really not sure I want...
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    Re: Help naming my niche brand/line...

    Marsupial, actually, not rodent. ;)

    "Apostel" made me think of "apostle," yes, but "Creed" first made me think of the Nicene Creed. That's what I get for growing up in a religious family. Even...
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    Re: After Shave Balms

    Ah, so the balm and the lotion are different.

    There is this: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Terre-DHermes-100ml-After-Shave-/280727816574?pt=fragrance&hash=item415cae897e#ht_500wt_1202
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    Re: After Shave Balms

    I see it for $65 USD. What price range were you hoping to get? There are also a few sellers on eBay who say they do international shipping...
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    Re: Citrus for my wife

    There is only one citrus frag I know of (although I'm admittedly not nearly as well-versed as most other members) that stays citrussy. That would be Eau de Dior Coloressence Energisante. It's a...
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    Re: After Shave Balms

    The Hermes online store seems to have it in stock, as does Newegg and Amazon.com. Do most of these places not ship to Norway?
  76. Re: Pheromones: Don't believe the hype - a Slate article

    Get thee gone, spambot!

    Anyway, I'm not sure I buy the Slate article.

    http://www.hhmi.org/research/investigators/dulac.html

    Hormones in urine are widely known to be effective. People use...
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    Re: Help with Tobacco fragrance

    +1 Tobacco Vanille

    I understand the pricing concern, but if it's at all an option I'd really recommend going for that. IMO it's a truer tobacco scent than Pure Havane.
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    Re: The worst smelling fragrance you have ever tried

    ^You hate X so much you have to post it twice on the same page? ;)

    Edit: Good God, everyone's doing it! Let me then add one more: Royal English Leather. The stuff smells like urinal cakes. Once...
  79. Re: Byblos in black + pepper, wood, spicy (incense) scents

    Maybe Lalique Equus? I'm not sure how pricing goes in Norway, so Marc Jacobs might be more expensive there, but I'm honestly not familiar with anything very inexpensive that may suit the bill. It's...
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    Fragrances that smell like dried cannabis

    I've been considering posting about this for a bit, because I don't want it to dissolve into some sort of argument. I finally decided what the hell, so here goes:

    What I'm wondering is if there...
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    Re: what is Your Favorite Jacket Here?

    #2 is quite smart looking if it stays pressed and neat. #3 has that awful collar and #1 looks like a glorified hoodie (which is my style, but not "prestigious" or whatever facade you're going for.
    ...
  82. Re: how many sprays of DHI for optimum sillage that can last the whole day?

    Nah, the chest isn't the hottest. After your junk comes the pits and the top of your head.

    Yeah, subutex, give it a shot on the insides of your elbows or even the backs of your knees and see how...
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    Re: Tom Ford Violet Blonde

    I have to laugh at all the automatic passes simply because it's marketed for women. Oh well, more for the rest of us, I suppose!

    Is the orris in this the really earthy, woody type?
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    Re: New Haarlem..What do you get from it?

    To me, it's a very dense, sweet, and dark coffee vaguely reminiscent of Turkish coffee. I do get a sort of bitterish chocolate note out of it, but nothing "fudgy," and there is something green (the...
  85. Re: Niche enthusiasts- which designer / mainstream fragrances do you love?

    Kouros, vintage Opium, Santos de Cartier concentree...Not sure if Lalique is considered mainstream, but if so, Equus. I also enjoy A*Men and Alien from time to time in very small doses.
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    Re: Yet another Aoud (Oud) thread...new to Aoud.

    If you are interested, I could send you some small samples of the scents containing oud that I own. They are all mukhallats- no pure ouds- and they aren't the ones Igor has mentioned (I keep meaning...
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    Re: Desiring True Oriental, Spicy and Rich

    +1, adding a recommendation for Epic Woman
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    Re: Looking for an Ed Hardy perfume

    Well, it seems like there's four:
    Ed Hardy Women
    Love & Luck for Women
    Hearts & Daggers for Women
    Born Wild for Women

    Born Wild is the newest one, but based solely on popularity I'd guess it's...
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    Nah, bro, those were the days! :D

    Tip for longevity issues: Decant some into a smaller atomizer (2-5 ml should do you just fine) to carry with you and freshen up during the day.

    As for the...
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    Kid's 15. That's about par for the course, isn't it?

    Now that I'm older, I wish I had money like that to just throw around with not a care in the world. No bills, no mortgage, no emergency fund...
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    Re: Now I understand what they mean by Creed Aventus batch variations

    Maybe they do it so they can sustain the image of finely handcrafted batches made from only the finest natural ingredients...lol Sad thing is, handmade goods made from recipes have more consistency!...
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    Re: Yet another Aoud (Oud) thread...new to Aoud.

    Beware, if you experience the real thing, you may get hooked :D
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    Re: Dealing with pushy/overly aggressive SAs

    I'm writing this post with reference to pushy/overly aggressive SAs. For every irritating and/or rude SA, I've met one very kind, attentive, and otherwise awesome SA, and two I couldn't care less...
  94. Re: how many sprays of DHI for optimum sillage that can last the whole day?

    It's possible that for you, it just doesn't last. Heat does enhance sillage and longevity, yes. I was being a smartass when I said earlier that you'd need more.

    Is it possible this is a case of...
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    ...Wow. I can't believe I missed the point of the deleted post and quoted it. I apologize for my ignorance and for propagating it, and I am extremely embarrassed.

    So, Companion Cube...Did you...
  96. Re: Fragrances that work well on the skin but not on clothes/ Or the other way around

    Burberry London. I smelled it on paper and loved its heart notes. Then I tried it on my skin and it went in a sour/bitter direction. So disappointing.
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    Re: Creed female perfumes

    I have no idea, but I do have a friend (male) who is completely and utterly obsessed with Love in Black. He'll spray it all over and I'll catch him sniffing itself. It's pretty awesome because he's...
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    Re: Martine Micallef perfumes

    Micallef has some great stuff. What I've smelled of theirs seems to be of high quality, although they do tend to run too sweet for my tastes. I'm currently enjoying Black Sea a great deal, but...
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    No seriously. Good things come to those who wait. IMO it's sort of ridiculous to complain about waiting a week for samples to arrive. "Pointless"...Oh man.

    Cool yer heels.

    And if GIT didn't...
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    Soooo buy sample vials or small quantities from the Perfumed Court/Posh Peasant/etc.?

    And why the hell would I suggest buying testers when I think blind buying Creed is a risky proposition? Don't...
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