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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: March 2012

    MDCI Invasion Barbare

    http://www.luckyscent.com/images/products/36504.jpg



    CREED Fleur de Bulgare

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41VR89S5ZSL.jpg
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    Re: My Creed Collection

    two different planets.
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    Re: Dior Vetiver or Tom Ford Grey Vetiver

    Tom ford
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    Re: Why I don't wear Aventus

    certainly didn't mean to put words in your mouth, my man. just chewin the fat...

    and i most certainly do not believe that terrorists hate us for our freedom. they hate us because we wear blue...
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    Re: Why I don't wear Aventus

    none taken, and i largely agree with you. just arguing a broader criticism of the fragrance, not necessarily made by you.

    BTW - silly question, but have tried simply applying less? I find it...
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    Re: Why I don't wear Aventus

    i noted this too when it first came out. it definitely isn't something that you would sit and smell your wrist and marvel at the changes in top-mid-base notes.

    it is a fragrance purposely...
  7. Re: Finally bought Kouros,, yes I am sorry for another Kouros thread

    if I have CREED Orange Spice, do I need to get Kouros?
  8. Re: Finally bought Kouros,, yes I am sorry for another Kouros thread

    good lord dude...

    http://www.websmileys.com/sm/obscene/eck22.gif
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    Re: Just received my Rive Gauche.

    oooooooooooooohhhh!!!!!! okay, that makes sense now. thanks.
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    Re: Whats the one fragrance....

    no fuss. i bought it and returned it from Nordstrom's it was so vile. great for 20-year old frat boys trying to get laid by over-wearing sweet, boyish frags, but it's of no use to MEN.
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    Re: SOTD; Friday, March 2, 2012

    CREED Aventus

    http://www.creedboutique.com/116-249-large/creed-aventus.jpg
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    Re: My Creed Collection

    oh my bad... it thought it was a 4.0
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    Re: Just received my Rive Gauche.

    is THIS the vintage aluminum can version?

    http://www.beautyencounter.com/buy/rive-gauche-by-yves-saint-laurent-pour-homme/3365440245266/110559

    btw - the SA at Nordstrom yesterday told me that...
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    Re: Whats the one fragrance....

    even though I have a flacon of Vintage Tabarome, I'd do anything to get more of it.
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    Re: Viktor & Rolf SPICEBOMB

    tried this again today...

    my first thought? you gotta be kidding me.

    BWAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!!!!!

    qualitatively, this is a $15 fragrance. no way I would pay $90 for this. that is absurd.
    ...
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    Re: My Creed Collection

    i wouldn't go expecting anything different. NS is a beautiful fragrance, but it has always been ephemeral. there has never been a long-lasting "batch" of NS. it's just something you'll have to...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    try www.beautyencounter.com and www.fragrancenet.com
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    Re: Viktor & Rolf SPICEBOMB

    i get a little of the soap but not much powdah
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    Re: Viktor & Rolf SPICEBOMB

    tried this today...

    this pretty much comes down to: are you a designer frag wearer or a niche frag wearer?

    if you (or your budget) is designer heavy, go ahead. it is a pleasant enough...
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    Re: SOTD; Wednesday, February 29, 2012

    and to follow, the SOTE:

    CREED Bois du Portugal

    http://www.creedboutique.com/10-50-large/creed-bois-du-portugal-perfume.jpg
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    Re: What are your 3 favourite Creed fragrances?

    1 - Windsor
    2 - Vintage Tabarome
    3 - Aventus

    mind you, this is not a list of their best quality, or best-made scents... just the ones I enjoy wearing most...

    Honorable mentions to...
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    Re: Just received Creed Himalaya

    Cheaper? yes.

    Identical? umm... no.

    inasmuchas Cool Water smells "identical" to Green Irish Tweed...
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    Re: SOTD; Wednesday, February 29, 2012

    Invasion Barbare

    http://www.luckyscent.com/images/products/36504.jpg
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    Re: Just received Creed Himalaya

    my SOTD, i applied 3 sprays at 6:30am and it's glowing its gorgeous soapy musky base right now at 3:30 (9+ hours). also put one spray on my arm and it's still very much there. incredible longevity...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: February 2012

    CREED Citrus Bigarrade - 8.4oz flacon

    http://www.creedboutique.com/40-125-thickbox/creed-citrus-bigarrade.jpg

    (thanks, jazznpool, for the tip!)
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    Re: Kings of Laundry.

    very true. TF Pure Musk smells like laundry and play-doh. funny, i thought it would smell more like... pure musk..
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    depends on the setting at night... a club or fancy restaurant? not really. an outdoor event or a more relaxed pub setting? absolutely.
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    Re: Aventus: beyond the bottle???

    no. they are two separate business entities. the website is its own operation in some office building in NYC (not public). they do share stock with each other, though, if needed.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, February 28. 2012

    CREED Himalaya

    http://www.creedboutique.com/16-64-large/creed-himalaya-perfume.jpg
  30. Re: If you had to have only ONE scent in your life..

    CREED Aventus
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    that is just flat-out wrong.

    representatives from CREED have ALWAYS admitted to there being natural variations in their fragrance due to the changing nature of sourcing ingredients. they (and i)...
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    Re: CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    it's NOT scissors... okay? those are swords. not scissors. *sigh*
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 26 February 2012

    SOTE:

    CREED Feuille Verte --> Vintage Tabarome
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    Re: CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    1. it absolutely DOES look like a product from the 60's. *see MOONB's post*

    2. CREED has been a private house since 1760. that includes the 1960's.
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    Re: CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    LOL... I can assure you it doesn't extend beyond this website!

    in actuality, it doesn't extend beyond a few disgruntled members here, with very active imaginations...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 26 February 2012

    Terre d'Hermes

    http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_IBwsqyhbBxM/TVF09BqXIGI/AAAAAAAAAII/cxpYVlhfR5M/s400/Terre%2BD%2527Hermes.jpg
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    Re: CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    we don't... just guessing.

    why does it seem unlikely to you?
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 25 Februsry 2012

    SOTE:

    CREED - Windsor

    http://popsop.com/wp-content/uploads/windso_creed_perfume_02.jpg
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    Re: CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    this is the argument that the CREED-doubters just can't explain. because they are basically saying just this.... that Olivier Creed came along in 1975 and created 40 different masterpiece scents. ...
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    Re: CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    what exactly are you implying about Mexico?
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    Re: CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    eBay seller a while ago...
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    Re: CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    ha! no, i stole it for just a 3077% markup.
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    CREED Vintage After-Shave (circa 1960's?)

    here are some pics of my bottle... (i don't know why tinypic turned them sideways)


    http://i44.tinypic.com/14bs4zk.jpg

    http://i43.tinypic.com/8yhjz9.jpg

    http://i39.tinypic.com/2eb682v.jpg
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  44. Re: My next PURCHASE out of this 4 FRAGS should be?

    Bijan
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 25 Februsry 2012

    CREED - Zeste Mandarin Pamplemousse

    http://www.perfumezilla.com/images_product/zeste-mandarine-pamplemousse165420.jpg
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    Poll: Re: Pick an office scent

    gee, Trauerkraut, WHY DON'T YOU give him a recommendation instead of trashing his options? that would be very HELPFUL.
  47. Re: Do you ever wear the same fragrance TWO DAYS IN A ROW?

    that is freakin awesome!
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    Re: Call your personal masterpieces

    CREED - Windsor
    CREED - Vintage Tabarome
    CREED - Aventus
    CREED - Green Irish Tweed
    Acqua di Parma - Colonia
    MDCI - Invasion Barbare
    Tom Ford - Oud Wood
  49. Re: i haven't heard about creed bois du portugal on these boards for the longest time!

    as it pertains to a thread, yes, my comment is more useful than yours because I was responding to the topic at hand.

    if you have something to say (negative or not) about Bois du Portugal, knock...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, February 24, 2012

    man, you LOVE this stuff! i notice you wear it most Fridays! haha

    i must admit, I love it too. but it's a nighttime fragrance for me. a little "extreme" for daytime/office.

    cheers...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, February 24, 2012

    CREED Aventus

    http://www.creedboutique.com/116-249-large/creed-aventus.jpg
  52. Re: Do you ever wear the same fragrance TWO DAYS IN A ROW?

    no, i don't.
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    Re: Aventus batch C42B11X02 Comparisons?

    especially when the "inconsistencies" are completely in people's minds...
  54. Re: i haven't heard about creed bois du portugal on these boards for the longest time!

    is it necessary for you to go into every thread about CREED and make a worthless comment like this?

    you don't like CREED, we get it, now move on....
  55. Re: i haven't heard about creed bois du portugal on these boards for the longest time!

    i think that is because GIT and MI are far more versatile, both in wearability and age-profile.

    BdP is as good as GIT and MI (if not better), but most guys under 40 balk at it because it smells so...
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    Poll: Re: Pick an office scent

    none of those are great office scents, IMO. definitely not the Tom Fords. and the Creeds are a bit too seductive as well.

    you seem to like Creed, check out Tabarome Millesime. that's my...
  57. Re: Le Labo's house note = baked confectionary goods

    yea my fav of the house is Oud 27 so far. because it is so different. i haven't tried Neroli but I'll check it out on your recommendation. thanks!

    btw - is there anywhere in DC where Le Labo...
  58. Le Labo's house note = baked confectionary goods

    Rose 31, Vetiver 46, Santal 33... they all smell like they were built on a base of gingerbread sugar cookies.

    i don't feel like wearing Le Labo scents as much as I feel like spraying them on top...
  59. Thread: Loving Creed

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    Re: Loving Creed

    Neroli Sauvage is so underrated. just beautiful...
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    Re: Creed SMW - anyone else disappointed ?

    BTW - Olivier Creed has stated in the past that SMW is his personal favorite creation of his.
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    Re: Creed SMW - anyone else disappointed ?

    does this mean that she wants you to wear SMW naked?

    is she hot?

    if so, that's awesome.
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    Re: Creed SMW - anyone else disappointed ?

    pardon for asking the painfully obvious question, but.... why on earth did you buy a full bottle of an expensive perfume THAT YOU DON'T LIKE?!?!??!
  63. Re: i haven't heard about creed bois du portugal on these boards for the longest time!

    great for winter's night. sits on my shelf unused the rest of the year. but definitely a great great frag.
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    Re: Creed Original Santal in the Summer?

    this.

    i typically don't find myself wearing OS in the summer, unless it is a cool night, in which case it's perfect. it's got a sweet vanilla base that i just can't take in hot humid weather.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday 23rd February 2012

    CREED Neroli Sauvage

    http://mjorning.com/downloads/neroli.jpg
  66. Re: Ok, let's discuss what you would like Creed to do next for a men's/unisex/millesime

    you can't find Vetiver '48 anywhere. it's been that way for over a year now. why it's still on the CreedBoutique website, I have no idea... it's said "temporarily out of stock" forever now.
  67. Re: Ok, let's discuss what you would like Creed to do next for a men's/unisex/millesime

    I want them to do something completely original, innovative, and trend-setting.

    (i.e. I want the next Aventus)
  68. Re: Molecule 01 by Escentric Molecules (WHAT IN THE WORLD - COMPLEMENTS GALORE)

    i made my own Molecule 01 too. got 10ml of iso e super from Perfumers Court. it was like $6. the much harder part was finding 100% grain alcohol (Everclear), because it is illegal in my state.
    ...
  69. Thread: Loving Creed

    by Reckoner
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    Re: Loving Creed

    you won't regret. Royal Oud is such a high quality fragrance. wear it now while the temps are cool, it's a bit too much in hot weather!

    AND Colonia and Essenza?!? that is just an epic haul,...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, February 22, 2012

    CREED Tabarome Millesime

    http://www.creedboutique.com/30-103-large/creed-tabarome-millesime.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, February 21, 2012

    Tom Ford - Grey Vetiver

    http://g-lvl3.nordstromimage.com/imagegallery/store/product/Large/7/_5891807.jpg
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    Re: Aventus' natural habitat

    hahahahahahahahaa!!!!!
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    Re: SOTD-Sunday, February 19, 2012

    CREED Royal Service

    http://www.2luxury2.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/creed_royal-service_limited-edition2011.jpg
  74. Thread: Loving Creed

    by Reckoner
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    Re: Loving Creed

    wow... arguably their two most beloved scents!

    It's as if this hobby is 100% subjective or something...
  75. Re: Describe each of these fragrances in ONE word

    Dior Homme EDT - overrated
    Midnight in Paris - quaint
    Lolita Lempicka au Masculin - audacious
    M7 - domineering
    Yatagan - clunky
    Joop! Homme - cinnamon
    Armani Code - cheap
    Ralph Lauren Safari -...
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    Re: Tom Ford Black Orchid

    Black Orchid is strictly for women. it is also overdone and tacky.

    Black Violet, on the other hand, has a similar style but is qualitatively WORLDS better than Black Orchid. Unisex, but it leans...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, February 18, 2012

    Terre d'Hermes

    http://blog.theperfumespot.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/hermes-terre-dhermes.jpg
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    Re: Why is Aventus totally clear ?

    whatever box they give you.

    for serious.
  79. Thread: Loving Creed

    by Reckoner
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    Re: Loving Creed

    very true. and the thing is... it's not just their newer Millesimes (Aventus/GIT/MI) that do it. lately i've had raving compliments on Vetiver '48, Aubepine Acacia, and Santal Imperial.
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    Re: Creed IS worth the money

    i'm sure there are many scents that just don't appeal to your sense of taste. however, you can look at nearly ANY Creed scent, from Windsor to Original Santal to Epicea... and you will pretty much...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, February 17, 2012

    CREED Original Santal

    http://www.creedboutique.com/24-84-large/creed-original-santal.jpg
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    Re: Creed IS worth the money

    90% of the hoopla over "batch differences" is completely in people's heads.

    the other 10%? on purpose and admitted freely by Creed, and I for one enjoy the subtle difference when I buy second...
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    Re: Why is Aventus totally clear ?

    NYC Creed Boutique
  84. Re: Creed: Your personal Top 3 list for LONGEVITY & PROJECTION ?

    Orange Spice
    Bois de Portugal
    Original Santal
  85. Re: Just for fun: Amouage or Tom Ford?.. Which House?

    Tom Ford Private Blend

    absolutely PWNS

    Amouage
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    Re: A long lasting orange fragrance?

    i concur. wearing it today and it's ROCKING.
  87. Re: The dry down of Kouros is probably one of the best of all-time...

    Orange Spice > Kouros

    try it some time if you want 10x the quality, with a better drydown.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, February 16, 2012

    happy birthday man!!! Aventus is a great choice for such a momentous day.


    my SOTD is:

    CREED Orange Spice

    http://www.strawberrynet.com/images/products/07312220405.jpg
    ...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: February 2012

    broke down and got...

    Terre d'Hermes EDT 3.3oz
    Terre d'Hermes Parfum 2.5oz


    http://blog.purentonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/terre-dhermes-fragrance.jpg
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    co-worker: are you wearing cologne or man-spray?

    me: yes

    co-worker: it smells lovely. it reminds me of a sun-soaked meadow...


    fragrance - Terre d'Hermes
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, February 15, 2012

    Terre d'Hermes

    http://blog.theperfumespot.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/hermes-terre-dhermes.jpg
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    Re: Top 5 bond no. 9 & creed for men

    CREED
    1. Windsor
    2. Vintage Tabarome
    3. Aventus
    4. Royal Oud
    5. Vetiver '48

    BOND
    1. nothing
    2. nada
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    Re: It feels like a life and death decision!

    Aventus
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    Re: Help with Tom Fords

    Extreme

    and

    Grey Vetiver



    leave Black Orchid alone.
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    Re: Aventus Blended With SMW?

    I haven't tried this, but I would predict that they would not fit well together.

    However, I can attest to Aventus and Jardin d'Amalfi blending FANTASTICALLY together, 50/50. as well as Aventus...
  96. Re: SOTD - Feb/14/2012 - Vallentines Day (also, my birthday)

    CREED Windsor

    http://www.parfumerienaturelle.com/images/creed-windsor.jpg
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    Re: Le Male or 1 million?

    i would just stop wearing fragrance altogether if those were my only two options.
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    Re: Special Place in your heart fragrance

    Aventus
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, February 13, 2012

    Acqua di Parma - Assoluta


    http://g-lvl3.nordstromimage.com/imagegallery/store/product/Large/10/_5310430.jpg
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    Re: Creed has discontinued the wrong fragrances

    there is nothing he could post that would qualify as "evidence".

    however, i can back up jjrichard83. I have heard the same thing about Royal Oud, that it might soon stop being made... from a VERY...
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