Search:

Type: Posts; User: cadenz; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    468
    Views
    24,443

    Re: The Fragrance Confessions thread

    Since I quit drinking years ago, I still love the smell of booze so you better believe I have an ARSENAL of boozy fragrances in my collection! Man! I'm in heaven and the liver is great!
  2. Replies
    96
    Views
    3,843

    Re: Looking for "old man" fragrances....

    Well, damn!!! Is there anything left for young people to wear???!:2vrolijk_08:
  3. Thread: "I wish..."

    by cadenz
    Replies
    75
    Views
    3,183

    Re: "I wish..."

    If we could only get 10-12 hours from THE ONE and TOM FORD FOR MEN, I truly believe they'd be two of the best sellers of all time!
  4. Replies
    139
    Views
    5,253

    Re: What Are You Wearing Christmas?

    Herod will get the nod. I can no longer depend on the unpredictable Aventus.
  5. Replies
    139
    Views
    5,253

    Re: What Are You Wearing Christmas?

    Bouncing back n forth between SDV, TL or TV! Decisions! Decisions!
  6. Re: CONFUSED ABOUT L'Instant de Guerlain pour Homme Extreme / Eau de Parfum

    :2vrolijk_08:
  7. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Yesterday, I attended a funeral and amidst the greetings and hugs, I was told that I always smelled so good. Jubilation XXV ALWAYS comes thru!
  8. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Why can't a dude enter a room and say that? We aren't homophobic. It's just a compliment, man.
  9. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    During Thanksgiving, I was in a rear sitting room talking current events with the host when his son entered the room and said, "It sure smells nice in here!" I knew it was a fact because I was...
  10. Thread: Thanksgiving!

    by cadenz
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,341

    Re: Thanksgiving!

    Since it's such a large house and there will be a lot of people, I'm gonna call on the services of Interlude Man!
  11. Thread: Thanksgiving!

    by cadenz
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,341

    Thanksgiving!

    I have about eleven of my top fragrances vying for daddy's attention to accompany him to Thanksgiving dinner! It's always like this during a holiday being surrounded by family and friends i.e.,...
  12. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Tonight, I popped into a well known chicken restaurant. Before I could even order my food, the young, pretty cashier was gushing about how good my cologne was smelling. I thanked her kindly. I've...
  13. Re: Barbershop picks that are sweet and very modern?

    Rive Gauche in the aluminum can, babeee!!
  14. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,584

    Re: Have you ever been betrayed by a fragrance?

    A couple years ago, I was at a dinner dance wearing one of my top favorites, Pure Malt. It was smelling heavenly in the ride to the venue. Later, in the buffet line, I was merrily chatting it up with...
  15. Replies
    210
    Views
    24,258

    Re: D&G The One for Men EDP!!!

    Why is it that the harsh smelling ones like A*men last all day and night and you'd be lucky to get a few hours out of the gorgeous smelling scents?!
  16. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I bought Dior Sauvage yesterday and wore it to church today just to check it out. No big deal. Couldn't smell it on me that much. Left church after five hours and two services. On the way home I...
  17. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Yesterday I was in front of a bank teller transacting business. We were laughing and making small talk when she suddenly interjected, "Whoa, what is that lovely cologne you're wearing?! You're really...
  18. Re: Roja Dove Risqué Parfum Pour Homme (Creation-R)

    I sprung for Enigma. Just wanted to have a super legit perfume in my Arsenal. Boozy (cognac), classy and very present. Gotta give it a few more wears to draw a solid conclusion.
  19. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,249

    Re: "Signature" scent.

    Jubilation XXV is my signature scent but I can't get to her for the other 150 "ladies" in my stable...err....collection.....that I have to escort out on any given day or night. They are ALL jealous...
  20. Replies
    47
    Views
    2,124

    Re: I say fresh, versatile and unique, you say

    Verdon by L'Occitane.....A light, uplifting blast of lemony mint, bergamot and lavender. It gives off good vibes and is natural smelling. Plus, you'll be the only one wearing it! I love it in the...
  21. Replies
    91
    Views
    8,799

    Re: What fragrance is your best compliment getter?

    I'll never understand this: I wore so-so H.M. to a supermarket and three lady shoppers exclaimed how nice my scent was. While they were gathered around me (as if I was an exhibit), one of them...
  22. Re: Paid $90 on Allure Homme Sport and haven't gotten a compliment so far

    :grin:
  23. Replies
    72
    Views
    3,588

    Re: What do you say/do when you get complimented?

    "Yo' mama!"
  24. Re: What do you dislike the most about your fragrance hobby?

    That I might die and leave my gorgeous collection under used and in the hands of some undeserving dork!
  25. Re: What do you dislike the most about your fragrance hobby?

    +1!!!
  26. Re: How long does your interest in a fragrance last

    I have a huge collection so, in order to keep from being bored, I have everything basically quartered off to the four seasons. Keeps me looking forward to the next season while enjoying the hell...
  27. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,139

    Re: Pure Malt, after the hype

    Pure Malt is one of my stellar scents for banquets and dances. The wafts can be surreal.
  28. Re: [INTL] Creed Royal Mayfair/Dior Privee/Amouage/Frederic Malle/Acqua di Parma/Roja Dove/Armani Pr

    Remik,

    Please put me down for 25ml of Creed Spice & Wood. Thank you.
  29. Replies
    43
    Views
    3,048

    Re: Performing musicians of Basenotes

    +1!!
  30. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,515

    Re: Best Parfums de Marly???

    Just bought Herod. It's heavenly! I can't wait for fall weather. I might try on a balmy summer night at a baseball game. You gotta share something this beautiful!
  31. Re: Suggestions please for a natural smelling/wild RASPBERRY smelling fragrance ?

    +2 !!
  32. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Yesterday, I approached three young dudes on a porch to assist me with getting a young lady's car to the curb. As they were following me to the vehicle, one of them, with furrowed brow, asked me what...
  33. Re: [INTL] Creed WINDSOR/Dior FEVE DELICIEUSE/Acqua di Parma/Roja Dove/Armani Prive/+++

    My money is in and I'm patiently waiting.
  34. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I was sitting in an auditorium yesterday when suddenly a lady, sitting in front of me, turned around and said, "I smell you and you smell doggone good!" Blushing, I thanked her quietly. L'homme!!!...
  35. Re: What do you wear when you want to make a statement

    Herod or Clive Christian "C" or Chambre Noir.
  36. Re: What is your most favorite smelling fragrance you currently own?

    Tie between Jubilation XXV and Herod.
  37. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I must be on a roll! Now when I'm running routine errands, I tend to wear my less than stellar fragrances. Yesterday, I was shopping in a department store and was paying for a number of articles...
  38. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Smelled, liked and copped this summer fragrance at a major department store. Yesterday, I took a tray of subs to the wake of a friend's mother. Immediately after I entered the house, a woman...
  39. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,581

    Re: Select two orientals......

    MIP
    H.M. (Price Range)
  40. Replies
    47
    Views
    2,106

    Re: What fragrances make you want to dress up?

    Creed's Bois du Portugal puts me in a nice sophisticated bubble.
  41. Replies
    30
    Views
    2,360

    Re: Creed Winsdor to be re-released July 2015

    What kind of sense does that make to release the SAME cologne under a different name.
  42. Replies
    7,416
    Views
    1,060,993

    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    How in the world can you predetermine which batch you're gonna receive? Who lets you pick and choose?
  43. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I was going over to the soda fountain of a local seafood eatery when a young man, sitting with his girlfriend, called out to me. "Sir, could you please tell me the name of that cologne you're...
  44. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,537

    Re: Fruity Surprises: Recommend me more

    Jubilation XXV...yussuhhh!
  45. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Friday, I was on an out of town bus trip. On one of the rest stops, I was going down the aisle of the bus when a lady grabbed my wrist and with a very concerned expression on her face, she whispered...
  46. Re: CREED WINDSOR/Roja Dove/Armani Privé/Dior Privée/Hermes/Amouage/Acqua di Parma/Heeley/+++

    50ml of Windsor, please!
  47. Re: Roja Dove/Armani Privé/Dior Privée/Creed/Xerjoff/Amouage/Acqua di Parma/Heeley/+++

    Job well done, Remik! Received my PWC! YOU'VE GOT THESE SPLITS DOWN TO A FINE SCIENCE AND I REALLY APPRECIATE IT!
  48. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I was greeting an old school friend at a basketball tournament yesterday. She exclaimed, "Mmmmmm, you're smelling so good and everything! Look at you! " Doggone, I just don't get all the love for...
  49. Replies
    7,416
    Views
    1,060,993

    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    rotflmaco! ! ! !
  50. Re: Roja Dove/Creed/Dior Privee/Tom Ford Private Blend/Amouage/Armani Prive/Chanel Les Exclusifs

    Remik, I would love 25ml of Creed Pure White Cologne
  51. Replies
    33
    Views
    2,619

    Re: What is your strategy/structure/system...?

    If I'm just running to the store, I'll tell Kiton Men to get on the bullpen and get warmed up by the time I'm outta the shower.
  52. Replies
    33
    Views
    2,619

    Re: What is your strategy/structure/system...?

    Of course seasons and what I want to smell like that day constitutes the real decision. However, for the sake of fun with variety, I treat mine as a baseball manager would his starting and relief...
  53. Re: Thinking About Layering Noir de Noir With Tobacco Vanille For Valentine's Dance

    Gents, thank you for all the sound advice and astute observations. This board is tops! I mean that. At your behest, I took NDN out for a trial run this evening and it turned in a stellar performance!...
  54. Re: Thinking About Layering Noir de Noir With Tobacco Vanille For Valentine's Dance

    I'm sorry; I'm looking for that deep, sweet, chocolatety rose thing that is associated with Valentine's Day but I'd like TV to keep it driving nicely through the evening.
  55. Thinking About Layering Noir de Noir With Tobacco Vanille For Valentine's Dance

    Gotta huge dance this weekend and I'm wondering whether or not anybody has layered these two fragrances? My guess is that TV will nicely ramp up its NDN brother for a delightful evening of food, song...
  56. Re: Do you take it personally when someone doesn't like your fragrance choices?

    I would just stare at them as if they have lost their minds. I would never give a stranger or associate a negative report of their fragrance but I would compliment them.
  57. Replies
    51
    Views
    3,236

    Re: Your Valentine's day scent?

    I'm going with TF Noir de Noir or TF Tobacco Oud
  58. Replies
    78
    Views
    5,377

    Re: Negative Comments

    :undecided::embarassed: :lolk: Damn, man!! I JUST ordered a big bottle YESTERDAY!😂😄😃
  59. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,986

    Re: Name that creed!

    I put on some BdP and went to a church meeting. I could hardly concentrate on what was being said as I sat there luxuriating in this beautiful fragrance that was quietly engulfing me!
  60. Re: Guess Seductive Homme vs Guess Seductive Homme Blue ?

    Maybe I'll break out GUESS for tonight's meeting. That's why I enjoy reading these threads.
  61. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Yesterday , Pure Malt caused a woman to nuzzle her nose against my throat and just sigh! I was smelling so good until it was a little embarrassing!
  62. Replies
    24
    Views
    3,158

    Re: Major price hike for Creeds on Fragrancenet

    Drats! They're going to drive us back to CURVE! !
  63. Replies
    27
    Views
    2,658

    Re: Most versatile Gourmands?

    My awesome secret! Reyane Tradition's INSURRECTION!!
  64. Replies
    95
    Views
    5,297

    Re: Pick 2 from your collection

    Bois du Portugal and Jubilation XXV. Not only do they smell delightful but because they give me amazing projection.
  65. Replies
    64
    Views
    4,927

    Re: How much is your collection worth?

    Low estimate would be $20,000
  66. Replies
    35
    Views
    4,086

    Re: Top Ten Winter Fragrances

    Bdp
    royal oud
    tdh parfum
    clive christian c
    clive christian x
    pure malt
    tobacco vanille
    tuscan leather
    eau sauvage edt
    chergui
  67. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I wore Interlude to a party last night and got three compliments....I guess! One young woman said that somebody smelled nice when she got near me. Also, I had two ladies referring to smelling...
  68. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I was cashing and depositing in my bank:

    Teller: My! I smell your cologne over here and it is VERY nice!
    Me: Really? Why, thank you!
    Teller: Could you tell me what it is? It's lovely!
    Me:...
  69. Re: How do you decide what to wear on Thanksgiving? (or any big meal oriented holiday)

    I'm leaning toward Burberry London but I playfully spritzed some AdG in the air and OH, MY GOODNESS! ! Heavens!
  70. Thread: Damn you USPS !

    by cadenz
    Replies
    26
    Views
    2,437

    Re: Damn you USPS !

    That happened to me also last month. I got an empty box! ! I was furious but Fragrancenet gladly righted that wrong. TODAY, I'm gonna be WAITING for the mail man! !
  71. Replies
    30
    Views
    3,196

    Re: Winter Is Coming

    I forgot Interlude Man and Jubilation XXV
  72. Replies
    30
    Views
    3,196

    Re: Winter Is Coming

    Tobacco Vanille
    Tuscan Leather
    Clive Christian C &X
    Pure Malt/Pure Havane
    L'INSTANT extreme
    Chergui
    Bentley Intense
    Midnight In Paris
  73. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,876

    Re: Do you have an uncommon signature fragrance?

    Eau du Verdon by L'Occitane! Man, they love it! Nice, airy and minty.
  74. Replies
    246
    Views
    20,681

    Re: Who is who on Basenotes: post a pic...!

    rotflmaco!!!!
  75. Re: Hypothetical Situation: you only get 3 frags for the rest of your life

    Aventus
    Pure Malt
    ADG
  76. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,703

    Re: ORIGINAL SANTAL from frangrancenet.com

    I sure hope money is not being subtracted from somewhere in my accounts for these lousy magazines! I don't even golf!
  77. Poll: Re: VOTING - Yves Saint Laurent La Nuit L Homme vs Bleu de chanel? WHICH ONE DO YOU LIKE BETTER?

    Bleu lasts longer and is a favorite with the ladies but La Nuit smells better and brings down its share of compliments. Tough choice but La Nuit "brung me to the dance."
  78. Re: Best compliment you have ever gotten on one of your colognes

    I was in the grocery store and a guy's wife got really excited over my cologne. She pointed to her husband near the bananas and told me that she would NEVER let him out of the house wearing what I...
  79. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,721

    Re: Sillage?? Solved!! LOL

    Thanks to all. I will get my nose on some of your suggestions including Versace Eros.
  80. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,721

    Sillage?? Solved!! LOL

    Desperate for decent, sustained sillage for this cookout tomorrow, I was testing some of my fragrances so I started off with Thierry Mugler's A*Men on a test strip. I sprayed a little, smelled it and...
  81. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Today, I was at a baseball game and Chergui was wafting her magic. A chick in front of me kept turning to her right and sniffing in the wind. My lady kept telling me how lovely it smelled throughout...
  82. Replies
    37
    Views
    1,764

    Re: Keep the LOVES, ditch the LIKES?

    1+ ��
  83. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I was gonna take my car in for repairs yesterday so I showered and spritzed a little used Tom Ford For Men and drove off. Later, after I explained to the mechanic what I wanted done, another customer...
  84. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I tell ya, this has never happened to me before! For the second day in a row, I've been complimented profusely over the Versace PH that I'm wearing. I was at the deli counter in a supermarket when a...
  85. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,458

    Re: Disappointed with ADG Essenza

    Gotta stick with my original. One spray from that nozzle hits like a fireman's hose, leaving you all cooled down. I'll put it up against any fragrance nozzle.
  86. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Walked into a fast food restaurant for a roast beef sandwich. As I ordered, the cashier suddenly looked up,from what she was doing and said, "Gee, you really smell good today! What is the occasion?"...
  87. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I just received and took L'Humaniste out of the box to spray and wear to a convention. Upon arriving at the place, I IMMEDIATELY received a gushing compliment on this fresh, luscious fragrance! Wow!...
  88. Re: Fragrances that got lot of love/attention in the past on Basenotes

    How in the world was the hype around the masterpiece Terre D' Hermes forgotten?
  89. Thread: L'Occitane

    by cadenz
    Replies
    14
    Views
    1,244

    Re: L'Occitane

    When I was in NYC, I went into the small L'Occitane store near Times Square. The very pleasant SA steered me to a refreshing, minty and airy summer scent that Leonardo DiCaprio (?) exclusively comes...
  90. Re: Best formal (suit and tie/tuxedo) fragrance releases in the past 5 years.

    Clive Christian's "C" will float around you throughout the gala evening!
  91. Thread: Best sprayers?

    by cadenz
    Replies
    61
    Views
    2,612

    Re: Best sprayers?

    I can see why Aqua di Gio is No. 1. The force of that sprayer can coat and knockdown the side of a house!! :eek::eek:
  92. Replies
    55
    Views
    2,563

    Re: Fragrances with some stank

    Givenchy Gentleman.....I detect hangover vomit
    Lapidus PH.......I don't think there's three percent of us brave enough to wear this crap outside the home!
  93. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    This is a great spring day to be outside. I was chatting with an old schoolmate when she suddenly told me that I smelled "divine."
    Hey, man. Get used to it. Aventus.
  94. Re: "Basenotes members aren't qualified to give their opinion on fragrances."

    :D:D:2vrolijk_08::2vrolijk_08::vrolijk_26: ROTFLMACO!!
  95. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I don't know if this qualifies as a compliment but Sunday, my choir director was stepping by me to get to the piano when she suddenly jerked her head in my direction. I guess the involuntary motion...
  96. Thread: Am I addicted?

    by cadenz
    Replies
    58
    Views
    2,972

    Re: Am I addicted?

    I was in your same shoes.......until the surplus cash ran out! Don't worry, you will be fine even though this hobby can be highly addictive.
  97. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    I was out with a girl and she kept squealing in ecstasy about how SEXY my fragrance was. Chergui, my son, I'm going to move you waaay up in the rotation. I have been reserving you too much for...
  98. Replies
    7,657
    Views
    1,872,009

    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    At a basketball tournament, I was walking along the outer concourse. I greeted an approaching friend and she immediately told me that I smelled really, really good. That drydown of King LeMale is...
  99. Re: What perfume use famous people ? For example,Pitt,Bush,Clooney,Lance Armstrong,etc...

    Steve Harvey wears Tuscan Leather because it's a powerful scent for a larger than life man.
  100. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,575

    Re: To smell or not to smell...

    When a woman.....or ANYONE!....tells you that you smell wonderful, it just makes your WHOLE damn day!!! :2vrolijk_08::2vrolijk_08:
Results 1 to 100 of 223
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000