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  1. Re: Roja Great Britain vs Chanel Cuir de Russie Parfum

    Great Britain is in the top 3 for me as far as Rojas go.
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    ^That's immature to falsely report an ad, because you can't get over your obsession with him. Even worse, to post it here thinking you'll get points, or something. Really pathetic.
  3. Re: What color would Amouage Memoir Man be?

    Cool question, I always got a light green/aqua marine and brown from this one, when I think of it. The light green represents that almost minty smell in there, for me
    (the Wormwood, I guess?). The...
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    Re: Dan MyMickers (YouTuber reviewer) has died.

    Very sad. :(
  5. Re: New Roja Parfums Scandal, Vetiver, Enigma & Danger Parfum Colognes

    My thought as well.
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    Re: The official Ralph Lauren Polo Green thread

    I see it all the time. And, often, those non-vintages they're selling as vintage, are much more expensive than an actual, honestly advertised vintage.
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    Re: Roja Dove Amber Aoud or de la Nuit 3

    Between these two, get amber aoud.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    He didn't even post a photo like he said he would.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    PdO is the only one I like from this release.
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    Re: Creed Maxaroma

    I had a bottle of Gold Man that didnt even have "Amouage" printed on it.
  11. Re: Roja By Roja Dove (Haute Luxe) appreciation thread

    It truly is my very favorite fragrance. No question. I've tried around 400 perfumes, and ive yet to try one that makes me feel like Nuwa. It's on a whole other level than any other fragrance for me,...
  12. Re: Roja By Roja Dove (Haute Luxe) appreciation thread

    Roja's best is still the original formula Nuwa. Haute Luxe is one of the best, though I do prefer the original formula of this one, too.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    War and peace smells like an old, musty, indoor theme park ride. :huh:
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Same, minus being a few hundred miles away from CT. lol

    I wouldn't have ordered the samples if i'd known it'd take this long. Oh well. Free shipping on the next order is all well and good, but for...
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    Re: Fragrances spotted in movies!

    Vince Gilligan, The creator of the show, wrote and directed the movie. He must be a fragrance fan, because he wrote and directed the pilot episode, in which a main character mentions Drakkar Noir!
  16. Re: Has anyone tried the original EDP version of Roja Dove Diaghilev?

    double post
  17. Re: Has anyone tried the original EDP version of Roja Dove Diaghilev?

    To my nose, vintage (80's) Opium EDT is a bit closer than any vintage Rochas Femme versions i've tried, personally. I kept getting wafts of Opium the other night, and was thinking "Diaghilev??". It...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Today I received a reply e-mail from Russian Adam apologizing for the delay. He said he didn't expect hundreds of orders per day..
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Not every aspect of a discussion is going to be positive. If you can't handle that, you should steer away from the thread. Especially, if all you're going to do is whine about peoples' opinions....
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I don't even think mine shipped. I'm a few days away from any state as far as receiving packages by way of USPS.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    I havent received any tracking for my samples from ALD, either, and I ordered them on the 5th.
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    Re: Fragrances spotted in movies!

    In the Breaking Bad movie, El Camino, a character mentions Axe body spray, Obsession for Men, and Tommy "Hilfinger". :p It shows all of them, too.
  23. Vintage YSL Opium bottle size question

    I received a bottle of vintage Opium from an ebay seller today, and it was listed as a 100ml bottle, but It looks like 2oz to me. There are no stickers or text on the bottle, other than the "YSL...
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    Re: Calvin Klein Escape for Men

    Yeah, the stuff produced by CKCC is the original formula.
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Bought a 90's bottle of Minotaure (love it), and a 2/3 full (and pretty damaged) 3.4oz bottle of 80's Opium for $20. To my knowledge, I've never smelled it, though I've got a feeling I'll have an...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Same situation here.
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    Re: Calvin Klein Escape for Men

    I think I have a good idea of your taste in fragrances, and believe you'd actually appreciate the Calvin Klein Cosmetics Co. formula!
  28. Re: Caron not in compliance, will be destroying stock soon

    :rolleyesold:

    It was an example. Don't be obtuse. You can continue to think it had to do with documentation. I'll stick to it being an ingredient that has seen further restriction by the nanny...
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    Re: Calvin Klein Escape for Men

    Go for the vintage, if anything. Don't even bother with the current.
  30. Re: Anybody buy Mancera Cedrat Boise in 2019?

    I'm not familiar with Mancera, so I can't comment on its' legitimacy based on the packaging, but, I mean, if it smells significantly different to you right off the top, and the liquid is a different...
  31. Re: Using an eye dropper for my splash bottles

    Just splashing it on can easily cause way too much liquid to come out, and if you just press the opening of the bottle against your skin, you can easy get splash back, and taint the juice.
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    Re: Calvin Klein Escape for Men

    Vintage Escape, up until somewhere around the early-mid 00's, was great. It used to have such a rich citrus smell in the top, but it's been diluted too much for me now. It's seriously one of the few...
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    ^Al Hareem is probably my very favorite from SP...Maybe tied with Le rayon vert.
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    Re: Ebay now charging sales tax

    double post.
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    Re: Ebay now charging sales tax

    It must only apply to states with sales taxes. I'm in Oregon and bought something from ebay earlier and it didn't charge me.
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    Re: New Roja Parfums - Oceania

    He doesn't use real ambergris and based on the route he's taken the company's products the past 3-4 years, which has had numerous releases per year, with a marked decrease in quality of blending and...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense 9A03

    Definitely olfactory fatigue.
  38. Re: Dolce & Gabbana K. The new masculine pillar

    The branding looks like something that would've been on K Mart bed sheets.
  39. Re: Cat owners: Does your cat try to attack you over certain fragrances?

    My cat definitely reacts to siberian musk 2. I had it sprayed on my arm the other night and she ran up to my arm, smelled it closely, then rolled around on the ground grabbing my arm and licking it....
  40. Re: Amouage - unusual sprayer - is this vintage?

    Yep, saiholdings is a legit seller. It's just Very Vintage!
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    Re: Most Pretentious Fragrance Names

    Long, sure. Pretentious? Nah. Even if it was, it earned it with the quality of the juice!
  42. Re: What do you spray on the sheets before bedtime

    Malik Al Taif goes on my pillows. I've almost used up my decant and i've only ever worn it like twice. :tongue:
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    Re: MDCI Chypre Palatin weakened or not?

    High quality natural ingredients? Nearly all houses use synthetics of varying quality, even niche and luxury. I doubt MDCI is any different.
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    Re: MDCI Chypre Palatin weakened or not?

    I've compared 2015 and 2018 juice side by side and there's a big difference.

    edit: I realize now this is an old thread that got bumped, but I still I suggest reading Kafkaesqueblog's whole write...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    I received a sealed 2001 bottle of Guerlain Vetiver. I immediately regretted selling my 2000 bottle earlier this year. It is wonderful to have it back, I missed! Smells even a little bit better to me...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    I bought vintage Jovan Ginseng N-R-G. Had a 15ml splash of this back in 2001, and I'd forgotten about it until I saw it on my desk in the background of a photo, so I hunted down an old bottle from...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    He probably just called it that for short..
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    Re: No Performance From CREED AVENTUS!

    Don't shake the bottle. It ruins it. It's not ketchup. :thumbup:
  49. Re: New York Times: "Could this be the end of frankincense?"

    Still not buying it, Chicken Little.
  50. Re: New York Times: "Could this be the end of frankincense?"

    In 2012, they were supposedly going to go extinct within 10 years, now, they say it''ll be within 20 years. The sky is falling, and such.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Same. But, the way things have been selling out before I even know they're available, I'm not holding my breath.
  52. Re: Roja Dove Bahrain, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia Discontinued

    Thanks for sharing. I'm surprised Qatar made the cut. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was a better scent.
  53. Re: Using a Fragrance For Things Other Than Spraying on Yourself?

    Sprayed Malik Al Taif on my pillows last night.
  54. Re: Why don't more cologne companies ignore the restrictions on oakmoss?

    Part 1: http://www.kafkaesqueblog.com/2014/05/26/the-perfume-industry-eu-regulations/

    Part 2: http://www.kafkaesqueblog.com/2014/07/07/part-ii-the-perfume-industry-eu-regulations/

    Highly...
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    Re: Roja Dove Sampling

    I've not tried either version of Reckless femme myself, but the original formulation supposedly smells like Houbigant - Quelques Fleurs, while the newer formula smells like Le Plus Beau Jour de Ma...
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Glad you enjoyed Le Rayon Vert! That dill sillage is incredibly strong.
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    Re: Roja Creation-E smells like coca cola

    More like a rootbeer float to me.
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Have you tried Le Rayon Vert or Al Hareem? Two of his very best, in my opinion.
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    Re: What do 'narcotics' smell like!!

    "Narcotic" shouldn't be a descriptor, unless the fragrance had actual narcotics in it. It's subjective and not at all helpful.
  60. Re: Roja Dove Fragrances...anyone else like them?

    Anyone here have a recommendation on which Roja candle is best?
  61. Re: Who are YOUR favorite fragrance reviewers on youtube?

    I don't really watch fragrance reviews, but Stumptown Smells, previously known as Earlygreek ("H-Heyy, greetings fragrance community!"), makes enjoyable video reviews of mainly older gems.
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    It's made in Germany. I guess it's the second iteration, since it doesn't have the "Jaguar" embossed on the sides of the bottle, and the cap is smooth, with the gold bands on it. I didn't like the...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Bought the original formula Jaguar for men today. Not sure how I feel about it yet.

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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    ^You think his stockists are paying retail for the bottles? lol

    The point of him selling them through his site, is so he can see more of the money. Don't think he would make them order this way,...
  65. Re: How close can you recommend to Roja Reckless - CC X

    I don't see any website still selling the Reckless Pour Homme EDP, aside from Beverly Hills Perfmery which usually has some back stock. Not even Rojaparfums.com UK site shows it available for a year...
  66. Re: How close can you recommend to Roja Reckless - CC X

    It's the best from the base Pour homme/femme line, along with Creation-E PH, but apparently it's not very popular, seeing as though they quietly discontinued Reckless PH EDP last year (even though...
  67. Re: How close can you recommend to Roja Reckless - CC X

    I have an original style, clear bottle from around 2003, and it's richer, more cinnamon and resin, less of the woodiness in the newer bottles. My four other bottles from around 2014-2018 and they...
  68. Re: How close can you recommend to Roja Reckless - CC X

    These are both among my very favorites too, and unfortunately, the short answer is, there is nothing very close to these two. There other threads about this, and there's nothing close to a consensus...
  69. Re: The smokiest fragrance —— potential contenders of T-Rex by Zoologist and Hyde by Hiram Green?

    A City on Fire by Imaginary Authors is the densest, smokiest wall of smoke I ever did insufflate. It is awful and my hat's off to Mr Meyer for the feat.
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    Re: What makes T-Rex by Zoologist so Smokey?

    T-Rex is a way better fragrance than Hyde, but I guess I can see why they're often mentioned together.
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    Re: Hiram Green Hyde review by Claire

    Finally sampled Hyde today. I appreciate the initial smoked paprika campfire blast, but the rest is very linear, and boring. It keeps reminding me of Pink Wood, for some reason- Like iit's a dark,...
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    Re: Tips for posting sales on ebay?

    Definitely makes me feel less apprehensive about ordering when sellers provide info like this in their listings. I started doing this, myself.
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    Re: What makes T-Rex by Zoologist so Smokey?

    It's the Cade oil
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    I'm really looking forward to trying the spray versions! I'm guessing they'll be extrait.
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    Re: Amouage Myths main colors?

    Royal purple & gold
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    Re: Favorite Blue Juice

    The old "PIMP" cologne. Was pretty decent stuff, for being a cheap gimmick! I remember it had a strong, syrup-y lavender.
  77. Re: How many of you prefer Al Wisam Day to Silver Mountain Water for reasons other than cost?

    ^I saw the bottom of a box right after I posted that question. D'oh.

    I wish more houses would provide this information right on the box, like that. Now I'm going to have to look for a pre-reform...
  78. Re: How many of you prefer Al Wisam Day to Silver Mountain Water for reasons other than cost?

    This isn't the first time i've seen it mentioned that AWD was reformulated. Pretty sure there's a few mentions on its' fragrantica page. How can one tell which are the pre-2015 bottles?
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    Re: How do you tincture body odors?

    Spoken like a true spinster.
  80. Re: From Costco - Kirkland Perfume Blending Collection

    "Created by master perfumers", but they don't say who?
  81. Re: Is this Amoage Sunshine Authentic?? Fake vs Real

    It's authentic. Just compare it to all of the official photos out there. The fakes have inaccurate sun-rays on the front of the bottle. Biggest tell.
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    Re: Roja Dove Sampling

    To be fair, these have all been reformulated/diluted since they were launched, minus Mischief and Beguiled, which are of course discontinued. I know that Reckless Femme used to be a completely...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Clive Christian X for men vintage formula, 2003 bottle. Love it:

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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Does anyone else get a strong similarity to Amouage Myths man in the initial blast of Siberian Musk 2? It's that medicinal smell, minus the ash. It's certainly interesting, but strange. I wasn't...
  85. Re: How is current version of Costume National Scent Intense?

    There were significant restrictions imposed in 2005 and 2010, plus companies are always trying to maximize profits, and they tweak things based on changing trends. It's been 16 years, there's a good...
  86. Re: How is current version of Costume National Scent Intense?

    ^Costume National PH has been said to have been reformulated, and I agree. It was released in 2009. I'd bet Scent Intense has been reformulated at least once.
  87. Re: Conquering Fragrancenet: A Guide to Navigating The Biggest Discounter You Love to Hate

    Gee, Buysblind, this is a very thorough, useful guide. Thanks!
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Sultan Pasha's Al Hareem is the best rose oud i've ever smelled. It's a rosie, spicy, breakfast butter & animalic oud. It is amazing, but crazy expensive per ML. I've been told Oudh Infini by Dusita...
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    Re: Creed Aventus was obviously made by...

    It's not oil, it's literally watered down fragrance.Never buy fragrance decants from the Azerbaijan sellers on ebay, bonanza, etsy, etc. It's absolutely a scam and you'll receive ruined juice from...
  90. Re: What houses are creating scents like the old days?

    I don't see a way to buy a sample here, but thanks for the link.
  91. Re: What houses are creating scents like the old days?

    I've wanted to try Un Air d’Arabie Rose of Taif for years, but i've never been able to find it. Been told it's similar to Roja UAE.
  92. Re: Need help identifying this vintage Amouage

    Pretty sure it's Gold woman. Cristal has significantly darker juice in the photos i've seen. It's definitely not Silver Woman, as that bottle has the silver on it.
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    No, but it does have a batch code :cheesy:
  94. Re: The poster this forum misses the most is ...

    Suspended. Where did he go?
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    That's where i've been looking and it's not there for me, on mobile or PC. I don't get it

    edit: Now on mobile, it just loads a blank page.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Where? I haven't seen OE2 or SM2 listed anywhere on the website since the pre-orders started yesterday.
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    RA told me there will be another pre-order for OE2 & SM2 available soon and that we will be notified before it is.
  98. Re: Love Chypre Siam...it's sold out...what's very similar?

    Oh, the parfum. And i've only smelled a 1980's version, come to think of it. :lipsrsealed:
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    So, is he actually honoring the orders that went through an hour before pre-order officially went live? A good portion of bottles could've easily been sold in that time.
  100. Re: Love Chypre Siam...it's sold out...what's very similar?

    Chypre Siam smells incredibly similar to Mitsouko.
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