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  1. [USA] Re: Gucci Envy for Men, Dior, By Kilian, MPG, Villoresi, Mugler, Etro, Lubin, Miller Harris, YSL Kou

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  2. [USA] Gucci Envy for Men, Dior, By Kilian, MPG, Villoresi, Mugler, Etro, Lubin, Miller Harris, YSL Kouros

    Hello, I'm clearing out some bottles I don't use enough to warrant keeping around.

    Prices include shipping by USPS Priority Mail.


    Shipping within the US only, please.

    Buyer pays PayPal...
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    Re: Scotch Addiction!

    Mugler Pure Malt
    Profumum Fumidus
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    Re: Dior's Vetiver....

    I agree. It's one of my favorite vetiver fragrances.
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    Re: Chanel #5 For Men ?

    As far as I can tell from the ad posted on fragrantica, it's simply the original Chanel No 5, just with Brad Pitt as a face. I'm not positive, though. Looks like the ads are getting some laughs on...
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    Re: The Oud Has Landed...

    Congrats on the Leather Oud purchase. One of my favorites, too. And I agree about Vetiver, definitely worth a sniff for any vetiver hound. Apparently it's being discontinued...
  7. Re: Eau Sauvage Parfum - Frighteningly Beautiful !!!!!

    As of last night, the 100ml bottle of ESP is available on the Dior website (US). No 50ml bottle available yet. $88 for 100ml.

    Update: the 100ml is now $84
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    Re: Best Patchouli / Tobacco fragrance?

    A decent cheap option is Darkness by John Williams. You can get it for around $25 online.
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    Re: Cumming vs. 2nd Cumming

    Thanks for the nice words, Brian. I'm very happy that you're very happy with the juice(s). I'm anxious to try 2nd Cumming now that you say it's more intense than the original. I've been on a leather...
  10. Thread: Oud Fatigue?

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    Poll: Re: Oud Fatigue?

    ^^^ Nice. Honestly, the very faint, very distant odor of skunk isn't offensive to me; I actually like it a little.

    Sorry to hijack the thread, Brian, with all this talk of skunk musk.

    I guess...
  11. Thread: Oud Fatigue?

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    Poll: Re: Oud Fatigue?

    What a shame... It would have been groundbreaking and may have opened new lines of communication that would, indirectly, have led to global peace and universal human happiness. Guess I'll just stock...
  12. Thread: Oud Fatigue?

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    Poll: Re: Oud Fatigue?

    I've found a few fragrances featuring oud that I enjoy, but I'm done seeking out "new" ouds. I don't really care if the oud note I'm enjoying is the synthetic (most likely it is). I enjoy it and...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, March 12, 2012

    http://www.cheap-perfume.co.uk/img/products/Dirty-English-Pour-Homme-Eau-de-Toilette-Spray.jpg
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    Re: Allure Homme deostick

    Ouch. Same thing happened to me with my Very Valentino deo stick. Burned my armpits for a few minutes. Fortunately, most deo sticks like that are made without alcohol now, but apparently there are...
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    Re: The Stench of Purgatory

    No, I think your expression of the situation was perfect! Yes, it was disturbing, but that was part of the point, right? Your description of the horror and humiliation is indeed visceral, but you...
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    Re: The Stench of Purgatory

    Good call by Brian Chambers and Stu. The text has gravity; it's been with me all day.
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    Re: The Stench of Purgatory

    @Asaskian: I like how you use beautiful fragrances as "antidotes" to depressing odors you encounter. It's not unlike what most fragrance lovers do, I suppose, but the extremity of your experiences...
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    Re: The Stench of Purgatory

    +1, and I've heard many times that the smell of human rot is haunting and unmistakable.
  19. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    I wore Norne yesterday and liked it quite a lot. Once the opening rush of pine/spruce burns off, the drydown is a spicy/peppery/resinous conifer incense and I really like it. Josh is a master of...
  20. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    Thank you for posting the excerpt, alfarom! Great info in there. That A3 amber is some hugely intense smokey/leathery stuff! I received one of those samples, too. Interesting that it ended up being...
  21. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    Thanks for the impressions, drseid.

    My bottle of Norne and Miel came today, along with samples of "Baque" and "Iska" which are apparently due out later this year. I haven't had time to try Norne...
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    Re: Blind buys.... were they keepers or not?

    Oh yes, lots of blind buys.
    Best one by far has been Dior Leather Oud.
    Other pleasant surprises were Tom Ford Amber Absolute, Dior Homme Intense, and L'Artisan Fou d'Absinthe.
    Some of the ones...
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    Re: Dior Vetiver or Tom Ford Grey Vetiver

    I agree, you'll probably end up with both. I prefer Dior Vetiver most of the time, but TF GV's bitter-bright citrus is excellent on hot days.
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    Re: SOTD; Friday, March 2, 2012

    http://www.bondno9.com/images/photos/0000/3404/I_Love_NY_For_All_Hero_Hires1026a_large.jpg?1320098598
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    Re: Mugler Circle Questions

    I have purchased Mugler fragrances from places like ebay, fragrancenet, etc. Stuff like B*Men didn't/doesn't have any codes so I filled out the paperwork and mailed it in with a copy of the packing...
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    Re: Looking for Niche Fragrance

    I immediately thought of Bond No 9 I Love NY for All and New Haarlem as well.

    Also, since you're already familiar with Mugler, try A*Men Taste of Fragrance, it's got the spicy, coffee, and woody...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday, 29 February 2012 - Leap Day!

    Miel by Slumberhouse

    http://www.tumblr.com/photo/1280/slumber33/4227500206/1/tumblr_liwoailSBn1qee5n4


    Rich honey and leather.
    Includes notes of: leather, honey, rose, cigarette accord,...
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    Re: SotD Tuesday, 28 February 2012

    I don't wear it often, but when I do, it is perfect.
    http://www.olfactorialist.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/lonestar_memories1-568x528.jpg
  29. Yes, I agree; in my experience the slumberhouse...

    Yes, I agree; in my experience the slumberhouse frags are every bit as potent, dense, and long-lasting as the Nasomatto frags.
  30. Also, a limited production perfume oil called...

    Also, a limited production perfume oil called Miel is available again. Fantastic fragrance dominated by black tea absolute and honey notes; and it has (or at least had) leather notes and an awesome...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler Customer Service

    Yep, I'd send it back.
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    Re: My free gift today......

    You just lived some people's fantasy, man. Way to go.

    "Dear Perfumehouse Forum...
  33. Re: New Fragrance: Tommy Hilfiger - Hilfiger Man Sport

    I agree, the note list has potential, but I'm also not expecting anything interesting to be done with those elements.
  34. Re: Do you take the color of the packaging or juice into account when trying a new perfume?

    Thanks for posting this. I like to think it doesn't really move me one way or the other, but it does. I have a thing for golden/ambery/whiskey-colored juice for sure. I think the only colors that...
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    Re: Galbanum overload...

    No joke there. Although I can't offer much help with getting a good "green" base going, I have experienced galbanum overload, too. Brutal stuff when too highly concentrated. My galbanum is only...
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    Same thing happened when Pure Havane was released as an online exclusive, but eventually the code worked so I assume the same will happen with PS. Just have to wait a few weeks.
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    Re: What do You think of Sombre Negra

    I suppose the easiest way to find out is to ask Yosh directly, but do you think that maybe "Black Sun" is the 2010 version that was available at Luckyscent and that "White Dawn" is the new version...
  38. Re: Floating Gold: A Natural (and Unnatural) History of Ambergris

    Thanks for posting and congratulations on the book!
  39. Re: Beware of A*Men the Taste of Fragrance from BeautyEncounter

    No, it makes sense. I totally understand. I used to be the same way (not saying this in a judgmental or "I'm beyond that now" way, just that my concerns have changed and so I know where you're coming...
  40. Re: Beware of A*Men the Taste of Fragrance from BeautyEncounter

    My ToF from BE had the code removed, too. As was said above, you can still mail in your receipt from BE to Mugler and they'll give you the purchase credit. I've gotten a few gray market bottles...
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    yes, this. about two weeks ago I would have bought this, but after the initial reviews I'm going to pass and wait for the "Smell of Leather" line.
  42. Re: Buying rare/expensive essential oils off Ebay

    I have bought beeswax absolute and samples of rose essential oil from sleepingdragoncompany and everything seems legit and dissolves beautifully in alcohol. That doesn't mean they're not adulterated...
  43. Re: Need recommendations again: Dior exclusive line

    All of those you listed are worth checking out. I have Leather Oud, Patchouli Imperial, Eau Noire, Ambre Nuit, and Vetiver; my favorites are LO by far, and then EN and Vetiver after that.
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    Re: Awesome Perfumery Course Documents

    Thanks so much for posting this!
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    I know I've bought from them a few times since the TdH purchase.
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    Re: Tuscan leather vs. Mono di Orios's Cuir

    I know it's not one of the choices, but TL and Cuir are very different, and Cuir definitely lives on the end of the continuum with Tauer's Lonestar Memories. I would take Cuir over TL for a leather...
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    Re: New Guerlain: L'Homme L'Eau Boisée

    I saw "overdosed with vetiver" and got excited, but my wallet sighed with relief at the quick follow-up of "disappointed" and "Iso E Super". Looked interesting for a minute or two anyway.
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    I'm sure others have more specific inside info, but all I've seen is Mugler's twitter feed (@MuglerCircle), which says: "It's correct! It will be available very soon! ;)" and "We do not have any...
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    Soon :)




    And I agree that Taste of Fragrance is very good.
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    Re: A scent that reminds of your youth?

    For me, specific fragrances like Aspen, Preferred Stock, Polo Sport, and Chrome all remind me of my youth, but in strata, marking different time periods like Middle School, High School, etc. and most...
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    Same here. I'm very interested by the notion of a "Pure Leather".

    And I know some were joking about Pure Tar or Pure Asphalt, but I would actually like to try something like that. I love the...
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    PM me your address and I'll send you a hug in the mail :)
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    Re: Three complement is three hours at work

    That's great! LO is easily one of my favorites.
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    If that was directed my way, jamwires, I was just playing around. I'm a fan of most of the A*Men flankers and have most of them. Didn't mean to hurt anyone's feelings.
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    Hey, I think A*Men P*re Sh*t is coming in the fall and, obviously, will feature a strong civet note.
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    Re: SOTD - Tuesday, 31 January, 2012

    First full wearing of New Haarlem today. Fantastic scent and even got a compliment from my wife first thing in the morning. Almost makes price points moot!
    ...
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    Re: Best Montale Fragrances

    Black Aoud
    Oud Cuir d'Arabie
    Dark Aoud
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    Re: Just ordered Tea for Two........

    +1, I can see where some might get the impression, but I agree that it's more of a smoky spiced tea. I enjoy it quite a lot.

    I don't believe it's being discontinued completely, I thought it was...
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    Hey all,

    If anyone is interested, a seller on ebay (they seem reputable to me; I've bought from them and had no problems) has an A*Men 50ml edt and 50ml shower gel combo for $35 shipped; probably...
  60. Thread: CdG Leaves

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    Re: CdG Leaves

    I would test Tea before buying. It's supposedly a lapsang souchong tea, but it's very smokey/rubbery smelling more than tea as you might expect it; not green at all. It's much more intense than...
  61. Re: In the last week, I've blindly purchased 5 challenging fragrances.

    That's an incredible blind buy! A couple of them I have not tried, but I really like Leather Oud, Black Afgano, and Noir de Noir, and they have nuclear longevity.
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    Re: Wood smoke as a room spray?

    I would like to see something like this on the market. Perhaps such a thing already exists, but I haven't seen/smelled it. Of course there will be some people who give the knee-jerk "I don't want the...
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    Anyone looking for Bvlgari Black soap, body wash, and/or body lotion: some listings on ebay at pretty good prices. Search for "Bvlgari Black soap" or shower gel or body lotion. The seller has...
  64. Re: Looking for a specific type of woody fragrance

    Arso by Profumum
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    Okay, I said I would report back when the Grey Vetiver arrived, and it did. It's the real deal! I'm impressed that they honored it and didn't send some used/returned piece of crap or even some grey...
  66. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    I wore Jeke today, too, and I love it. Rume is another favorite. I like these fragrances more every time I wear or test them.

    I like Brosse a lot, too, but the one I'm saving up for is Miel....
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    Re: The nightmares of selling on eBay!! ARGH!!

    Yes indeed.
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    Hello my fellow "nice weather" watchers. I've come to apologize, and brag a little. Two nights ago I found a 50ml bottle of Tom Ford's Grey Vetiver freshly listed on ebay for $38 AUD, which at the...
  69. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    My Rume and Jeke arrived today. Five days from order to mailbox at this time of year is lightning fast. Plus, I ordered the bottles separately after deciding I might as well get Jeke at such a great...
  70. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    Agreed. The drydown of Rume lasts long and is incredible, very warm. I like what Slumberhouse has done with myrrh in Rume and Brosse. Rume is resinous and subtly sweet, as Theasylph said. Brosse is a...
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    Re: deodorant to go with YSL M7

    YSL M7 deodorant is my first choice. But since that seems pretty hard to find (I've only found two sticks in two years, both on ebay), I would agree that an unscented is the best way to go since...
  72. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    Thanks for the impressions of Brosse, guys. I blind bought this one and it should be here today. Crazy, I know, but based on your current faves, Akahina, I think I'll be glad I did. I like Rume,...
  73. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    I emailed earlier this afternoon and heard back tonight, so I'm not sure why some of the emails are being returned. I used the address on the website. Like Akahina said, they're a small operation but...
  74. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    Double post.
  75. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    That is strange. I just sent an email to that address about fifteen minutes ago and it wasn't returned. I know this is like asking "is there gas in it" or "did you turn it on" but maybe check the...
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    Re: My new perfumer's organ!

    That's fantastic! Very nice work. I've been thinking about building one, too. Did you design it yourself or find a plan?
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    Re: Similar to Memoir Man (AMOUAGE)?!?

    Obviously it's not an exact match, but I found that Intimately Beckham for Men seemed pretty close to my sample of Memoir Man, maybe a touch warmer than MM. The Beckham is super cheap, so it won't be...
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    Santal 33 laundry detergent at Luckyscent

    I haven't seen any other threads about this one, so I'm posting it for those lovers of Santal 33. I wish my wife didn't loathe this gorgeous scent.

    Here's the deal.
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    Re: Diluting Frankincense

    I had the same problem with some black pepper oil that I had bought on ebay. I suspected it was cut by a carrier oil when a blob of oil just sat at the bottom of the bottle and gathered again after I...
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    Re: A question for fragrance collectors..

    I started this fragrance obsession about two years ago. I've lost track of counting bottles/decants/samples in, I believe, a subconscious effort to avoid realizing how much money I have spent. I went...
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    Re: Anything smell like Dr. Pepper cherry?!

    Rume by slumberhouse has an aura of spiced cola.
  82. Re: Fragrance that you love but but the wife/girlfriend HATES?

    Santal 33. She says it smells like dill. She also expressed dislike for Feuilles de Tabac and Ambre Fetiche. I think some days she's just not going to like anything I wear, no matter what it is. So...
  83. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    Agreed all around. Very personal and accessible to customers. I'm impressed all around with what I've experienced so far and am looking forward to what will come out of Slumberhouse.
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    Re: Strawberrynet DHI

    Easily worth the thousands of words about this topic, imo. It's healthy to discuss these things, but ultimately this is where we end up, I think.
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    Re: Strawberrynet DHI

    I ordered a 100ml bottle of DHI from strawberrynet about a month ago (I know you linked to the 50ml bottle) and it's the black collar. I was in a situation where I was able to wear juice from a 50ml...
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    Re: The Sting of Vetiver

    Aye
  87. Thread: Slumberhouse

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    Re: Slumberhouse

    I've had the same incredibly courteous and enthusiastic exchanges with the guys at Slumberhouse. I haven't bought a full bottle of anything, yet. I've sampled most of their scents and I like a few of...
  88. Re: Profumum Roma - What GREAT MALE scents do they make (other than Arso) ???

    Absolutely agree. The price is the only thing keeping me from owning a few full bottles. The only one I've tried so far is Fumidus, and I love it. A smoke, scotch, and vetiver dream (or nightmare if...
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    Re: Men's fragrances with the best 'honey' note

    I love the smell of honey and wanted to find a masculine frag with a strong honey note. Poivre Piquant has a milk/honey note, but with the pepper (a note I almost always love) I can't get over the...
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    Re: L'Occitane Eau de Baux!!

    I'm a fan of EdB, too. Today I used the EdB deodorant and wore DHI and it worked very well, imo. Of course, the Dior Homme deo isn't any more expensive than EdB, but I have the EdB and not DH. Works...
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    Re: Le Labo Patchouli 24- WOW factor

    I couldn't agree more, on both accounts :)
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    I agree, hobbes22. I've bought from them before and never had any problems. I figured I just got lucky, judging by some stories I've read on the forum. This definitely reinforces my confidence in the...
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    Mine arrived today. It is indeed a hollow brick of glass full of pure parfum. Not that I buy massive quantities of a fragrance at once (however, I usually obsess over a fragrance and amass multiple...
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    Re: Dior Patchouli Imperial

    Thanks for the initial impressions, hednic. I'm looking forward to this one.
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    I got a shipping confirmation and tracking number just after 5pm. I'm still going to be skeptical that they shipped the pure parfum until I see it, unfortunately. Still, I'm excited. A 6.7oz of pure...
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    I'm not getting my hopes too high, because the with the original listed price, free shipping for order over $75, AND the 15% basenotes discount, it came to just over $75 for what is now listed at...
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    Re: Nice weather we are having!

    Indeed, it was a typo (or else a really great Mugler-esque 24-hr sale!): http://www.fragrancenet.com/terre-d-hermes-cologne/hermes/mens-fragrances/mf/en_US/09143

    Glad I snagged one. Same here,...
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    Re: Dior Patchouli Imperial

    Good points, rickbr. I think you're right about trying to sell to the feminine audience. I enjoy many unisex fragrances and I like patchouli and sandalwood, so I know that my worrying is for no...
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    Re: Dior Patchouli Imperial

    No problem, rickbr. I think I was accessing the wrong place, too, or else it just became available in the past few days.

    I am so impressed with Leather Oud and rather like Eau Noire that I am...
  100. Re: I have found my holy grail Vetiver promised and it's name is...

    I am currently addicted to VE. I have had a decant for about a year and wasn't getting into it until the last month or so, and now I find myself craving it! Definitely a full bottle of it in my...
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