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    Re: Guerlain Encens Mythique D'orient

    Thanks.

    And Thanks.
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    Guerlain Encens Mythique D'orient

    Hello,

    Can anyone chime in and talk about this a bit? How is it compared to Aramis Calligraphy Rose?

    Regards
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    Re: Fahrenheit parfum

    I'm seriously shocked you don't pick up on the vanilla. You're absolutely right about the balmy vibe though, spot on.
  4. Re: How many do you currently own from this list? Include samples as well!

    14 from the list, all bottles.
  5. Re: What fragrance do you have the most quantity of?

    300ml Gucci Pour Homme 1
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    Re: Fahrenheit parfum

    I tried it this week and i was impressed. It's the original Fahrenheit dipped in an almost bitter smoky vanilla accord with that signature vegetale violet leaf note hovering everywhere. I also detect...
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    Re: NEW: Aramis Black

    Wow, i like the notes. It seems to be packed with resins (Mastic, elemi, incense).

    Wonder how the final outcome will be.
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    Re: Today I bought July 2015

    https://akafkaesquelife.files.wordpress.com/2013/11/tobacco-vanille-via-basenotes.jpg

    http://www.perfumesng.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/perfume-kouros-100ml-yves-saint-laurent.jpg
    ...
  9. Re: The most talked about fragrances you've never tried

    Tuscan Leather. Pops out in front of me constantly in local boutiques yet i still have to try it.
  10. Poll: Re: Jubilation 25 vs. Chergui and Terre D Hermes parfume poll

    My rankings:

    1- Terre D'hermes EDT

    2- Jubilation XXV
    3- Terre D'hermes Parfum

    4- Chergui

    Edit: My bad, i missed that you're swapping for the last two. NO i wouldn't. I would keep...
  11. Re: Caron, Terre D'Hermes, M7, Shalimar, and GIT, once fan favorites. Still?

    Yes that's true about combining the EDT and the parfum wearings and coming up with a bigger number. Good catch.

    Regarding the working environment, i personally don't care lol and it won't affect...
  12. Re: Caron, Terre D'Hermes, M7, Shalimar, and GIT, once fan favorites. Still?

    Maybe not often mentioned anymore, but Terre D'hermes and Green Irish Tweed are still very popular here: http://www.basenotes.net/bn_todaysscent.php?p=boys&t=alltime
  13. Re: Welcome to the first day of summer! Any fragrances you're testing out this summer?

    Acqua Viva. Sample is on the way. Let's see what the hype is all about.
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    Re: Norma Kamali incense

    Congratulations, typical basenotes role model, sending personal attacks left and right and calling people ignorant and stubborn.

    Bravo!

    I was not debating your comparisons with the old and...
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    Re: Norma Kamali incense

    I never considered NK to be flat honestly. I find it beautifully bipolar in the way it transitions from the boozy deep powerful dampness in the beginning to a thick eye-watering cloud of white smoke...
  16. Poll: Re: TF Neroli Portofino vs Thierry Mugler Cologne

    Neroli Portofino
  17. Re: Best fragrance to mask cigarette after-smell?

    Love the smell of smoke mixing with my scents. I purposely spray the top of my right hand when i wear my SOTD so i can enjoy it mixing with my cigarette.

    Oriental resinous balmy scents mix very...
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    Re: Fruity fragrances for summer?

    Byredo pulp
    Black excess l'excès
    Orange Sanguine
    Armani privee Figuier Eden

    And while many will probably disagree, but for me this works great in the summer with its fruity mango/vetiver...
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    Re: Review of Acqua Di Gio Profumo

    Nah, they're wrong. It's very long lasting and relentless (says me who has very dry skin that devours scents in no time).

    You're welcome.
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    Re: Review of Acqua Di Gio Profumo

    Yes.
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    Re: Review of Acqua Di Gio Profumo

    It's very close to Essenza with a dark resinous twist in the drydown. It's nothing like the original which i concluded lately that it's better than all its flankers and the only one that i will keep...
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    Re: Best nighttime date scent?

    Bentley Intense
  23. Re: calming,relaxing fragrance to wear when going to bed/

    Very reasonably priced: Jaipur Homme (spray 2-3 hours before bedtime)

    Reasonably priced, but still not cheap: Dior Homme Intense (A light spritz on the top of your hand in the afternoon, then wait...
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    Re: Your latest "regret" fragrances?

    Acqua Di Gio Profumo: After revisiting the original shortly after buying Profumo, i realized that the none of the flankers are better than the original.

    Terre d'hemes Parfum: Same exact case as...
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    Re: Ideal fresh scent for oriental/spice person?

    Terre d'hermes
    Timbuktu
    Tabac Original
    Bois D'encens (Don't be scared of the frankincense in it as it wears like an Eau de Cologne and that's part of its beauty)
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    Poll: Re: And the best Summer fragrance is...

    Acqua Di Gio
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    Re: SOTD Monday 8th June 2015

    http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-S_tsKTLEQrU/UxfMCnni1MI/AAAAAAAACDQ/wOm5jqNocmY/s1600/NFN_12_08_Incense.jpg

    Finally, reunited with my holy grail. My first spray of a 20 ml i bought from a generous...
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    Poll: Re: Favorite Lorenzo Villoersi fragrance

    This is a house i may need to test.

    I was sent a sample of Teint de neige and was very impressed, not as linear as reviews suggest, a pleasure to wear and has more to offer beyond the "baby...
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    Re: Today I bought June 2015

    http://cdn2.ahalife.com/static/uploads/products/images/product_1012609_62e357a_cropped.jpg
  30. Re: How many of you have duplicates of the same scent ?

    The only duplicates i have are two backup bottles of Gucci Pour Homme 1.

    I'm not really into this "duplicates" practice because i tend to get bored with scents on the long run (except a very...
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    Poll: Re: Best summer fragrance?

    Acqua Di Gio
  32. Re: Whats your the Best fragrance(s) in past 5 years?

    Easily Sahara Noir. In no time, it became a staple reference for every frankincense lover out there.
  33. Re: Pekji Perfumes: A new line by former BN member Saripatates.

    I sampled the entire line for the past week and Ruh is my favorite. It runs circles around many scents on the market that are in the same theme. I just wish the sweetness in it was not as relentless...
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    Re: Men fragrance with strong frankincense

    Robert Piguet Casbah
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    Re: Your 6 fragrances for life

    My favorites notes are Frankincense, violet leaves and orange, therefore:

    1- Norma Kamali Incense
    2- Fahrenheit
    3- Terre D'hermes EDT
    4- Orange Sanguine

    Extra x-factors to fulfill my nose's...
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    Re: Do you spray through the day?

    Only if i'm out since the morning and i have an event to attend in the afternoon, then i'll take a bottle of my scent of the day with me and respray it again 1- 2 hours before the event.

    Rarely...
  37. Re: Top 3 Fragrances that work best in Humid conditions

    Orange Sanguine
    Acqua Di Gio (original)
    Bleu De Chanel

    Honorable mention (Underrated gem though not widely available): Armani Code Sport Athlete
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    Re: Looking for a fruity woody fragrance

    Atelier Vetiver Fatal
    Serge Lutens Feminite du Bois
    Montale Aoud Legacy
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    Re: Masterpiece Fragrances

    All subjective obviously and varies based on tastes, but here's my list:

    - Norma Kamali Incense
    - Sahara Noir
    - Fahrenheit
    - Noir de Noir
    - Dior Homme Intense
    - L'air Du Desert Marocain
    -...
  40. Re: recommendations for spicy incense with longevity.

    - Sahara Noir
    - Serge Noire

    Too bad you're not keen on tobacco because Robert Piguet Casbah is a brilliant incense scent and one of the best on the market, along with Sahara Noir, which to me is...
  41. Re: Joanne Bassett Leather Collection - Spanish, English, Russian, Tuscan, Arabian

    I tried all her Royal Alchemy line which are all based on Frankincense. They smell nice, obvious quality ingredients but they are all missing that tying dot that rounds up a composition. I know with...
  42. Re: Pekji Perfumes: A new line by former BN member Saripatates.

    Received my samples today. Thank you Omer.

    I'm trying Holy Shit first and it's wonderful so far.

    Think Absolue Pour le soir, minus the honey and with the smoke amplified. Truly wonderful...
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    Re: Today I bought: May 2015

    http://images.selfridges.com/is/image//selfridges/130-73004626-107480_M?$PDP_M_ZOOM$




    My summer workhorse. 150 ML.
  44. Re: Spiciest modern fragrance... help!!!

    Robert Piguet Casbah
  45. Re: West Third Brand.... anyone tried their fragrances?

    I have a bottle of Tobacco 1812 and enjoy it very much.

    The opening might come across as overwhelmingly sweet but then dries down to a warm comforting chocolate/tobacco. Really like the tobacco...
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    Re: Frags chosen for life . What are yours?

    Norma Kamali Incense

    Gucci Pour Homme 1
    Sahara Noir
    Noir de Noir
    Bleu de Chanel EDT
    Acqua Di Gio (Any version)
    Orange Sanguine
  47. Re: anything terpenic, camphorous, and resinous all in one?

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

    My most complimented scent has been Bentley intense, hands down. Consistent enthusiastic compliments from females every single time I have it on.

    Unfortunately, it sometimes gives me headaches....
  49. Re: Is there one note or ingredient that you can't tolerate?

    - Orange blossom
    - Neroli when dominant
    - Violet (I love violet leaf though)
    - Extremely acidic unnatural citrus/orange notes (though love a good natural orange with Orange sanguine being among my...
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    Re: Today I bought: May 2015

    Thanks, will do! I heard great things about it. I ordered blind after email consultation with the perfumer, even though she did recommend sampling first, but i still did.

    She did mention though...
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    Re: Today I bought: May 2015

    In the past couple weeks:

    - 30 ml bottle of Olympic Orchids Dev 4
    - 30 ml bottle of Olympic Orchids Woodcut

    Also waiting for some samples from Pekji. Looking forward to try this house and see...
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Noir de Noir.

    Won me over at second wearing, not the first. But still counts.
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    Wanted: Norma Kamali Incense

    Probably beating a dead horse here, but I thought i give it a shot.

    Seeking a 15 ml or 30 ml decant of Norma Kamali Incense.

    International shipping.

    Regards
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    Re: Fragrances for summer

    Armani Code Sport Athlete (Longevity 10+ hours regardless of dry skin/humidity).
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    Re: NEW: Giorgio Armani Acqua di Gio Profumo

    2.5oz Tester.

    Sent from Galaxy Note 3
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    Re: NEW: Giorgio Armani Acqua di Gio Profumo

    Profumo is actually beautiful and i'm glad i bought a bottle today. I think it's the best of the series.

    It's more similar to Essenza than the original.

    I wore Essenza a lot last year but it...
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    Re: Ideal summer Chanel

    My Scent of the day as well and i couldn't agree more!
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    Re: Kohl's for fragrances.

    Never knew they carry fragrances. I used to shop there for clothes occasionally when i lived in the Philly suburbs.
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    Re: Looking for a summer incense

    Robert Piguet Casbah
    Parfums 137 Olibanum
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    Re: Best projection and non offensive scent

    Armani Code Sport Athlete
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    Re: Worth every penny

    Calligraphy Rose
    Robert Piguet Casbah
    Norma Kamali Incense
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    Re: What do you think of Gucci Pour Homme?

    Great scent and i love it.

    At first, the lack of dynamics put me off as i enjoy more "lively" scents that evolve on the skin. But there's something about that papyrus woody ambery wall which i...
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    Re: 24 Scentstory Live Another Day....

    Here's a clarification i received by email from Scentstory a while ago regarding those releases. Didn't want to create a new thread about it, but since this thread popped up, i'll quote it here. So...
  64. Re: Fresh, subtle, elegant scent for work in a very warm summer climate?

    +1 Truly wonderful in hot weather.
  65. Re: Fresh, subtle, elegant scent for work in a very warm summer climate?

    Acqua Di Gio Essenza
  66. Re: What *one* fragrance give you the most longevity?

    Casbah: It just doesn't give up....for days...even after showers....with relentless whiffs harassing next SOTDs.

    The only way to get it off completely is to spend extra time in the shower...
  67. Re: Let's be frank: spring is time for frankincense.

    Love your post OP.

    Sahara Noir, despite its not-so-distant launch time, has become a staple to be reckoned with by all frankincense lovers. In the middle east, it's flying off the shelves like...
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    Re: Purchases for the coming summer?

    I'm going to test (when available) the new Mugler Ultra Zest and the new Armani Acqua di go. If i like them i'll buy them both.

    Not planning to buy anything else.
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    Re: 'Goth' fragrance

    Slumberhouse Jeke
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    Re: Top gourmand frags

    Golden Dust
    Chocolate Crave
    Ore
    Jaipur
    Brecourt Haram
    +1 Pure Malt 2013
    Un Bois Vanille

    +1 Givenchy Play Intense
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    Re: Top Spring frags

    Armani Privee Figuier Eden
    Fahrenheit
    Narciso Rodriguez Musk For Him
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    Re: Citrus frags with good longevity

    Armani Code Sport Athlete
  73. Thread: Pipe Smoker

    by tdwctdwc
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    Re: Pipe Smoker

    What you need to get is Golden Dust Perfume oil.

    It smells exactly like aromatic pipe tobacco. You can get it from ebay or Amazon uk. It's a roll on but it projects and lasts very well.

    One...
  74. Thread: Burning Wood

    by tdwctdwc
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    Re: Burning Wood

    Serge Noire
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    Re: The Matrix Neo You're The 1

    Fahrenheit
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    Re: Changing your scent

    Yes
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    Re: Best Value Fragrance You've Ever Purchased?

    For me, the best value fragrance in my wardrobe is Robert Piguet Casbah. A little pricey yes but it goes a long way thanks to the reasons mentioned by Buzzlepuff above.

    It's my best value...
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    Re: Cytrusy refreshner for hot weather

    From your list: Un Jardin en mediterrane

    My -not on your list- favorites:
    - Orange Sanguine
    - Armani Code Sport Athlete
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    Re: Winter/Cold Frags

    This past winter i went very heavy in usage on my incense collection, with the most wearings going to Rundholz Apr.6.1968 ​and Robert Piguet Casbah just behind.
  80. Re: Recommendations for a good quality typical ARABIC/EASTERN type of men's scent

    Golden Dust perfume oil: Musk, vanilla, honey and tobacco (although not listed in the notes but I can detect plenty).

    Can be found on Amazon UK and eBay.

    A must have in my opinion.
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    Re: February 2015 - Most Worn Fragrances

    Gucci Pour Homme 15
    Casbah 5
    Calligraphy Rose 4
    Fahrenheit 4
    Tabac Original 4
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    Poll: Re: Do You Have a Collection or a Wardrobe?

    Exactly this for me as well.
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    Re: Today I bought: February 2015

    http://parfum-minsk.by/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/7.jpeg


    Two backups (Testers) from a small local store
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    Re: Fragrances you can't stop sniffing

    Fahrenheit
    Tabac original
    Calligraphy Rose
    Rundholz Apr 6 1968

    Those, along with many other favorites.
  85. Re: Suggestions for a very long lasting soapy fresh out of the shower fragrance

    Tabac original Eau de cologne
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    Re: Scents that remind you of a log cabin

    Gucci Pour homme
  87. Re: Divatologist's application method for prolonged longevity. Does it work for you?

    I spray more on the chest and less on the neck (sometimes even none) and wear my shirt right away. This always seems to work especially with weaker scents (though i don't have many).

    An extra...
  88. Re: Is it too much to have ADG and Polo blue at the same time?

    Not too similar for me. I don't get any melons in ADG.

    Polo Blue is very nice. It's vegetale juicy fruity (melons, cucumbers). It's sweeter than ADG which is more of an aromatic slightly spicy...
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    I like that description. I agree.
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    Re: Best rose and best leather

    Rose: Aramis Calligraphy Rose
    Leather: Blackbird
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    Re: My Top 10 under $30.

    - Tabac Original. I'm on a sudden addiction on this scent again. It happens every time i buy a new replacement bottle. Probably my favorite scent in my wardrobe right now.

    - Lanvin Sport
  92. Re: What was the last bottle you completely finished???

    2011-present:

    Tabac original
    Terre D'hermes
    Bleu de Chanel
    Armani Code Sport Athlete
    Aqua Di Gio Essenza
    24 Gold
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    Re: Today I bought: February 2015

    http://www.billigparfume.dk/product_images/q/tabac_edc_original_men_billigparfume__23385.jpg

    One of my favorites scents ever. Every time i finish a bottle and wait a while before getting a new...
  94. Re: Would it be crude to give our unwanted fragrances to the homeless?

    So you set the rules here about where and why to post appropriate responses to original posts in each thread ?

    I replied to the thread based on the idea of "giving" a gesture to someone in need in...
  95. Re: Would it be crude to give our unwanted fragrances to the homeless?

    Exactly.
  96. Re: Would it be crude to give our unwanted fragrances to the homeless?

    Neither. Just because i described what he does for a living and his disability doesn't mean that's the reason i do it, so calm down your little shiny drama-queen butterflies.

    He's just a super...
  97. Re: Would it be crude to give our unwanted fragrances to the homeless?

    I do it every year, not to homeless, but to a guy who is part of the cleaning crew at my workplace. He's around 50 and he was born with an intense stutter. One of the hardest working and nicest guys...
  98. Re: Your top 5 niche scents, released the past 6 years ( Not including Creed)

    Absolue Pour Le Soir
    Rundholz Apr.03.1968
    Robert Piguet Casbah
    Blackbird
    Ore

    X Factors (i consider them niche in terms of exclusivity/limited distribution and quality):
    - Sahara Noir
    -...
  99. Re: What are your 'workhorse' fragrances?(most versatile)

    This is a gorgeous scent.
  100. Re: What are your 'workhorse' fragrances?(most versatile)

    In 2014, it was Armani Code Sport Athlete, unfortunately discontinued and replaced with the mediocre Armani Code Ice.

    The SA who i get my discounted designers from said he can still get me Sport...
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