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  1. Re: Help! Fell In Love with Ormonde Jayne Woman, but...

    Bingo! This and Man contain a fair amount of ISO-E.
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    Re: Dark Rose Scent Suggestions

    TF Noir de Noir perfectly fits the bill of a Dark Rose.
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    Re: Ormonde jayne black gold

    Can be bought directly from Ormonde Jayne. It is no longer a Harrods exclusive.
  4. Re: Typical/Average shipping time to USA when ordering from MFK's website?

    The last three orders I placed with MFK, always arrived in 7-10 Days. Colissimio is very efficient.

    You can track on USPS with the tracking number supplied for further updates.
  5. Re: Animalic fragrances for up to around $150 max?

    See if you can find an import bottle of MKK from Lutens. You won't be disappointing.
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    Re: Today I bought: May 2016

    New limited edition Cadavre Exquis!

    Collaborative perfume from two of my favorites, Bruno Fassolari & Antonio Gardoni (Bogue).
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  7. Re: Vetiver Experts Only Please - Favorite Java Vetivers?

    Probably the smokiest Vetiver I have tried is Vetiverus from Oliver & Company.
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    Re: Franck Boclet Fragrances

    I received several samples from FIF a while back, like you, found them to be nothing special, generic at best.
  9. Re: My Trip to FourSeasonsProducts in Boca Raton,Fl

    Catherine is a sweetheart. She is doing the best she can, but I have this feeling this will get the best of her in the end. She bought this side of the business from a real witch (would love to have...
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    Re: Four Seasons Products - AVOID AVOID AVOID

    Make sure you go during the day, as I do not think they have evening hours.
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    Re: Best Amber Fragrance?

    Twisted Lily carries Rania J perfumes.
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    Re: Bois D'Ascese or Ambra Mediterranea?

    Bois D'Ascese smells like a campfire in a bottle. Ambra Mediterrana is one of the best Amber scents I own. Two completely different perfumes.
  13. Re: Do buyers pay customs fees for international shipments?

    No, there should not be any duties or customs fees through the Postal Service as long as the value is under $2500.00 US for personal use.
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    Re: Richard James Savile Row

    . . :)
  15. Thread: Which MFK?

    by PalmBeach
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    Re: Which MFK?

    For Florida, most any MFK will work, even ApLS in January/February.

    I find I wear Pluriel the most, followed by Aqua Universalis Forte.
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    Re: Thoughts on Bergdorf Goodman?

    Saks is OK, but I prefer Bergdorf and Barney's. They are within a few blocks of one another.
  17. Re: May someone explain this to me? Perfume Newbee

    Moisture wicking products will hold the smell longer than natural fibers and many times not in a good way as they tend to get very sour smelling after a while.

    This is the reason that many are...
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    Re: Roja Dove sale

    As there isn't much left in stock, other than odds and ends in Ladies, would say Vetiver Extrait and possibly Fetish Femme, and don't let the Femme fool you, as a man can pull this one off.
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    Re: New Linari Launch - Stella Cadente!

    Couldn't have said it better myself.
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    Re: Dame Perfumery of Scottsdale AZ

    Yes, it is Jeffery Dame and his son.

    http://dameperfumery.com/pages/creators-and-founders
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    Re: By kilian pure oud .

    There's no Saks in Orlando?
  22. Re: Segura Parfums (Spain) - anyone know this house?

    And to think this whole time, I thought of you as the Indiana Jones of the Gulf. :)
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    Re: Sonoma Scent Studio: A Complaint

    Are you sure. Last year she said she was no longer going to sell outside her webstore. Just checked indiescents and none listed (of course unless I missed it with my old eyes)
  24. Re: What do you dislike the most about your fragrance hobby?

    But isn't that really a personal choice? If one want to stop collecting, then the end is in sight, but if one wants to continue collecting, there will never be an end in sight.





    Hate to...
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    Poll: Re: FM Musc Ravageur vs By Kilian Amber Oud

    Thought the same. These are not anything alike, so it is hard to understand the X versus Y.
  26. Re: Brand New Stephane Humbert Lucas 777 - Mortal Skin!!

    WOE! Nice to see you post. Hope all is well. :)
  27. Re: Derby (Bee Bottle)- Kilian ME Exclusives - Blackbird - Murdock - Bryedo and many more

    Bump
  28. Re: Bad Experience in China: Eau Sauvage attracted The Police.

    LOL! Seeing this is like a bad flashback after dropping some acid.
  29. Derby (Bee Bottle)- Kilian ME Exclusives - Blackbird - Murdock - Bryedo and many more

    Selling some bottles from my collection. Some are left over from the many splits I have run. With over 300 bottles in my collection, some just won’t be worn very often, so I would rather see some of...
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    Re: Essenza Nibile

    I had sent some splits to a fellow BN member in Singapore. It arrived in Singapore as expected. Next tracking shows that it was sent to Brazil. From Brazil, it was sent back to the U.S. For whatever...
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    Re: Boadicea The Victorious

    Agree on this. Their best as far as I am concerned is Nemar, but it will set you back over $800.00
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    Re: Oud scents that actually smell good -

    Knowing your tastes, I think Kilian Pure Oud or Musk Oud may be up your alley. May want to seek out As Sawira and Zegna Indonesian Oud.
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    Re: Fans of Aoud and Roja Dove Rejoice.

    But that is the monthly allocation of new fragrances from Montale.
  34. Re: Fragrancenet : trusted site? Maybe not...

    We did have a thread a while back by someone claiming the Chanel Boutique sold him fake Chanel.
  35. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? January - May 2015

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/385743-TOM-FORD-PRIVATE-BLEND-SPLITS-50ml-125-Shipped-%28US%29-INTL-FLEUR-DE-PORTOFINO-Now-Available
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    Re: Creed vs Frederic Malle

    Calling something a masterpeice is in the nose of the beholder. What I may consider a masterpiece most likely would be different than yours.

    I enjoy both, but find Malle much more interesting.
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  37. Thread: Mendittorosa

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    Re: Mendittorosa

    Wondering if this one is relatively new, as the sources I usually purchase from does not show La Mat or Songnon Reale. Will have to see about sampling at some point.
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    Re: CARNAL flower Alternative?

    Robert Piquet Fracas may be a good alternative. It is a very strong tuberose as is Cardinal Flower.
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    Re: D.S. and Durga

    They have been in Barneys pretty much since day 1. It is only recently they have started to find their way to other outlets.
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    Re: Roja Dove... where to start?

    You need to get your nose on the new NUWA.

    Much different than the original for the positive.
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    Re: MDCI Resin Bust

    All MDCI are now 75ml. As the bust versions do not sell very well, most likely old stock. If you really like the bust version, may want to purchase directly from Claude at MDCI it insure you get 75ml...
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    Re: MDCI Resin Bust

    Apple Brandy is now available in refill.

    https://www.bykilian.com/us/shop/fiche-produit.php?id=175&type=normal
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    Re: [US/CAN] Creed Jardin d'Amalfi

    Exactly. This is Grant's site and if does not feel comfortable calling it or offering decants, this is his right to do so.
  44. Re: A mix of Frapin 1270, Dior Homme and L'instant de Guerlain ! AMAZING ! (Arabian version)

    No he is not.

    Just someone who is very smitten on this fragrance.
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    Re: Orange, but...

    You may want to sample Von Eusersdorff Classic Orange. For a time, it was not available in the US, but is now.
  46. Thread: Burning Wood

    by PalmBeach
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    Re: Burning Wood

    I own this one. While a great fragrance, do not get a burning wood smell or feeling from this one.





    Both of these two would be my suggestion as well.
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    Re: Solei'l D' Or

    What exactly is tracking showing? Is it showing as dispached by FIF. Has it shown as being picked up by DHL.

    Unfortunately, FIF cannot do much until a certain amount of time has past if it has...
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    Re: Solei'l D' Or

    Not sure what drama you have with FIF. If you look at many recent postings, the average time from German to the US seems to be 3-4 weeks right now. You say your order was shipped on 2/20, which is...
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    Re: [US/CAN] Creed Jardin d'Amalfi

    While we all prefer to offer one split fragrance per splitter, Youssiff9 has a very valid point. Just look at how many splits are now going on for various Tom Ford fragrances. One splitter in...
  50. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? January / February / March 2015

    I can help with the ELDO, as I have some leftover from a previous split. Please PM me for info when you have a chance.
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    Re: Brand hegemony?

    Maybe Iris will be the new Oud?
  52. Thread: Solei'l d Or

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    Re: Solei'l d Or

    When was you package shipped.
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    Re: Oud invasion of US high end malls

    Actually, Houston has had the line for a couple of years. Palm Beach has had it since holiday of 2013.
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    Re: Oud invasion of US high end malls

    Actually, selected Saks have the line. Houston and Palm Beach (Worth Avenue) store. There may be others.
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    Re: Essenza Nobile reliable?

    I have been back and forth with Sjorn on this. They do have German Post, but the problem with that option, the maximum insurance is something like €100, whereas with DHL, they can insure for complete...
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    Re: Rate these Frederic Malle fragrances

    Funny, most FB groups I belong to, like a good majority of their perfumes.
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    Re: Best oud for under $250

    Actually, they are correct. Ex-Idolo is also bottling in Canada. Makes it easier for them to service North America. This way they do not have to deal with having to send from the UK with their arcane...
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    Re: waiting is the hardest part...

    Try this link . . . http://www.dhl.de/en.html
  59. Thread: Baruti

    by PalmBeach
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    Re: Baruti

    Available at Indiescents on this side of the Atlantic.
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    Re: Skimping on bottles..

    Be more than happy to after I have a chance to eat dinner and relax a little. I will say, that most tend to be pretty accurate, but there are some that overfill by 5-10ml.

    If it were off 1 or 2ml,...
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    Re: Skimping on bottles..

    As I noted above, yes I contact Linda Pilkington (owner of OJ) about the shortages. Obviously, they stood behind the product, but in very quick order, she had taken care of the missing juice in short...
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    Re: Skimping on bottles..

    http://i63.photobucket.com/albums/h157/72express/OJ%20Lady.jpg
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    Re: Skimping on bottles..

    Maybe the item he used to measure may not be the most accurate, but I have had issues on a couple of occasions with Ormonde Jayne fills. When I do my splits I use BD 10cc medical syringes, so I would...
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    Re: Skimping on bottles..

    Some people may remember my thread from last year on some of the Four Corners perfumes I had split and came up with the same discrepancy. I had emailed Linda about this. They made good on the...
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    Re: Today I bought: March 2015

    Clice from Euphorium Brooklyn

    http://i63.photobucket.com/albums/h157/72express/CILICE_Olga.jpg
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    Re: Good Price for Frederic Malle

    That will be for anything other than fragrances.
  67. Re: New Malle: The Night (Oud. Middle East Exclusive.)

    Don't feel bad, they had done the same with me in the US. The last couple of times I had ordered, I specifically requested samples which they kindly obliged.
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    Re: New!! - 3 Extraits De Parfums from Jovoy

    Sorry sir, did not see it. As you have close to 91,000 posts, I must have missed it :sad:.

    As someone who has responded many times to questions from members about you adding to your vast...
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    Re: New!! - 3 Extraits De Parfums from Jovoy

    What a shame, only 50ml. Will you be making an exception for adding these to your collection?
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    Re: Dior Gris Montaigne: A beautiful chypre

    Not sure if I would consider it a chypre. It is a very nice scent, but to me, it leans more feminine. It is one I bought my GF a large bottle for the holidays as she drained the small bottle in...
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    Re: Rancé soaps and scents; do you know these?

    I have tried a few. The only one I enjoyed was L’Aigle de la Victoire. Unfortunately, it is one of the few that is very hard to come by in the US and when I have been able to find it, they wanted way...
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    Re: Maison Francis Kurkdjian discount codes?

    Won't you have to pay sales tax to Parfum1 living in NY?
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    Re: Which Vetiver Scents?

    You named two that are no longer in production, one of which is going to cost a both arms and leg to get. Makes no sense to suggest these.
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    Re: La Collection des Essences by Elie Saab

    It appears they are only available in their own stores, none of which are in the US.
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    Re: Cilice by Euphorium Brooklyn

    Ordered 15ml bottle today. Will try and review once received.
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    Re: Nio or Vetiver

    Of the three vestiver's, VE would be my choice.
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    Re: First in Fragrance

    It is economics 101.

    In 2014 the dollar to euro was as high as $1.40 to the euro. It is now at $1.12 to the euro, almost 20% less than same time last year.

    If/when the euro reverse's it...
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    Re: Decanting supplies?

    You can try bestbottles.com

    There is a $50.00 minimum.

    If you do purchase from them, recommend you choosing the USPS Priority Mail option, as you will get it quicker since they ship from Cali.
  79. Sticky: Re: Which fragrances would people appreciate being split? January / February / March 2015

    Unfortunately, everywhere I looked, it is gone. Only came in 50ml bottle.
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    Re: Florentine Iris by Ermenegildo Zenga.

    Neimans or Bergdorf.
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    Re: Why did Frapin get more expensive

    While MiN may still show this on the website, I would take that with a hill of beans. Their website is full of inaccuracies, and always has been that way.
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    Re: Why did Frapin get more expensive

    Not Luckyscent, as Beauty Habit also shows the same price. MiN used to be the sole US distributor for Frapin, don't know if they still are, but the rrp is set by the distributor, so if anyone is to...
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    Re: JAR Jardenia - I've Found Gardenia Heaven!

    When I visited the JAR boutique in Goodmans a little over a year ago, don't remember anything under $500.00 an ounce.

    The one I enjoyed the most was unfortunately no longer available, "Bed of...
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    Re: PHI Une Rose de Kandahar

    Indigo Perfumery shows in stock. May want to contact Ann to see if she has it, if you don't want to wait till the fall.
  85. Re: Reminiscence Oud...............Yay ......or.........nay

    Nay for me. Found it pedestrian at best.
  86. Re: Ormonde Man Made to Measure Parfum 50% Concentration

    I wouldn't count on it. They haven't had OJ Man in stock for quite some time.
  87. Re: Ormonde Man Made to Measure Parfum 50% Concentration

    Actually just the U.S. other counties, including Canada can still pay in £. If you place it into the cart using £, there is no shipping option to the U.S.

    You can only use this option if...
  88. Re: Ormonde Man Made to Measure Parfum 50% Concentration

    Ormonde Man (not made to order) from their website . . .


    Ormonde Man Eau de Parfum
    Ormonde Man Eau de Parfum is infused with Oudh oil and includes notes of black hemlock, musk, vetiver,...
  89. Re: Ormonde Man Made to Measure Parfum 50% Concentration

    They are ripping off US customers.

    If you look at pound sterling prices . . .

    30% @ £184.00 at current conversion is $282.60 USD.
    40% @ £194.00 at current conversion is $298.00 USD.
    50% @...
  90. Re: Advice On International/US Shipping ? Updates Please !

    Found the documents from the last two packages mailed via Colissimo from France.

    One is listed as Press Kit. The second was just marked as sample.
  91. Re: What are some scents you ONLY wear for others?

    None for me.
  92. Re: Advice On International/US Shipping ? Updates Please !

    Unfortunately David, you cannot guarantee delivery. Even in the best of times, when you could legitimately mail perfume, how can you guarantee delivery abroad. Stuff happens that is out of your...
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    Re: Thinking of Incense....

    Some very good ones.

    Add to this list, Tom Ford Sahara Noir. Also a relative unknown around BN, Ramón Béjar Sanctum Perfume.
  94. Re: Where to buy Tom Ford 250ml flacon at a discount?

    My personal opinion, none. While an SA may throw some samples at you, the reality is, they are doing their job, and that job is to sell you more.

    If you plan on purchasing several Flancons, at a...
  95. Re: Advice On International/US Shipping ? Updates Please !

    Nope, have received numerous packages from France via Colissimo. Last package received about 10 days ago, and very speedily I might add.
  96. Re: Where to buy Tom Ford 250ml flacon at a discount?

    You could always purchase out of Europe if you are so inclined. Right now, at Premier Avenue out of France, pricing is 371,67 euro which is about $425.00 USD. There is a $38,00 euro shipping charge...
  97. Re: Where to buy Tom Ford 250ml flacon at a discount?

    Not sure why you find it odd. They are on top of their distribution chanels, making sure the Private Blends do not make it to discounters. You may find from time-to-time a place like Fragrancenet may...
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    Re: First in Fragrance - US Shipping

    US Customs, depending on which center it goes through is normally a speedy process. If the package goes through Miami, it takes less than 24 hours before it is on the way. The problem is with DHL. It...
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    Re: Is Knize Ten still great?

    My understanding it started with batch codes CH2xxxx. What the differences are, I cannot say, as I have not compared to the bottle I got in 2010.
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    Re: Is Knize Ten still great?

    My understanding from a few aficionados of this one, it has gone through a recent reformulation, and in their eyes, not for the better.

    It is still worth it to try and see if it meets your...
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