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    Re: Female fragrances that really should be men's...

    As said before, 'all fragrances to anyone', but IMO there is a pair of female-marketed perfumes to my nose stay better at male skin: Tom Ford Black Orchid & Chanel Nº 19 EDT
  2. Re: just for fun - what's your most hated fragrance

    Lanvin - Arpege for Men

    for woman,Nina Ricci - L'air du Temps
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    Re: Is this vintage Fahrenheit?

    :rolleyesold:

    If I purchased in 1997 ... this cannot be 2008/2009 production despite of checkcosmetic.net site says:rolleyesold:

    If 1998 porduction, bottle was back in time in 1997 on the shelf...
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    Re: Is this vintage Fahrenheit?

    Sorry, I had not read your post till now.

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    This is my Fahrenheit bottle, as you see it seems to be 'vintage'....
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT - January 2012

    Aoud Damascus & Intense Tiare

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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT - January 2012

    I agree. My most preferred d'Empire scents are their citruses.
    Nice parfum!!!
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

    Thanks!!!
    It was my friend who hit the gifts!!!!
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

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    Meharees - L'erbolario & The Guide

    Christmas presents from a very close friend of mine!:2vrolijk_08:
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

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    Meharees - L'erbolario & The Guide

    Christmas presents from a very close friend of mine!:2vrolijk_08:
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

    Yesterday I found this 7 oz vintage Myrurgia Maja

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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

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    Luckily I found this huge 7 oz vintage Maja!!!
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    Re: Blind buying a sweet spearmint cologne ...

    L'Anarchiste - Caron
    Roadster - Cartier
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

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    The third man
    pour un homme
    L'anarchiste
  14. Thread: Fragrancenet

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    Re: Fragrancenet - payment delay - upped price due to currency exchange rates

    Recently I have ordered to Fragrancenet and I did pay via paypal. Fragrancenet sent me an email to inform me that my order was 'on hold' because they cannot 'make effective' the paypal paument. I...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

    Thanks Gents!!!!:dankk2:
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

    Congratulations!!!!:laugh:
    You got it!!!! hehehehe!!!
    Enjoy that old formula Dior Homme!!!!:thumbsup:
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    Re: New Fragrances: Loewe - La Colección

    I was referring to perfumes & fragrances, no leather goods or clothing line.:thumbsup:
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    Re: Chanel no 19: differences among P, EdP, EdT

    I first tested EDT, but I was wrong so I thought it was EDP, and I did not like it on my skin. I found it very masculine or more suitable for men. Anyway, not for me.

    Once I discovered my mistake...
  19. Re: My Sin by Lanvin...does it hold up? I mean literally!

    I own a pair of My Sin vintage bottles, one of them before de 60's and although opened yet, they are gorgeus and perfect. Maybe the aldehydes has partially gone in one of them, but still pretty good.
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

    Sorry, should I post at 'female fragrance discussion' forum, so deleted
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    Re: New Fragrances: Loewe - La Colección

    IMHO Loewe is overrated.
    Not bad but high prices for the quality they offer.

    This Loewe 'La Colección' MUST be excellent for the price but I think they will be against expectations
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    Re: Kouros? Piss?

    I agree. Such combination make it 'different', sweaty as said before.
    although I cannot associate the 'piss' yet in Kouros.
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    Re: Yves Saint Laurent

    KOUROS & M7

    'pour femme' I would say YVRESSE.

    As per seen with 'The Collection' I think we will never know YSL as we used to do. It has 'improved' to YSL'Oreal.
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    Re: Looking for an everday fragrance for wife

    Yes, great suggestion!!!:thumbsup:
    I also would recommend this one!!! I prefer EDT but both are fully recommended. EDT is more flowery while EDP has green opening, but both very nice...
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    Re: Looking for an everday fragrance for wife

    My piece of advice for this question is 5th Avenue by Elizabeth Arden at any time. It is suitable for all occasion, or event. Perfetc for office, or leisure time. Cannot offend anyone, and I would...
  27. Re: Obsession reformulation question (costco purchase)

    It is easy to know if original formula or reformulated.
    Original was made by UNILEVER
    Reformulation is manufactured by COTY PRESTIGE.

    Read the box and you will find it.

    I agree. New...
  28. Thread: Help ladies

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    Re: Help ladies

    Hi!
    Maybe 'Douceur de Vanille' by Les Nereides. Not so easy to find in Spain but inexpensive online. I would give a try to Hermes Rouge because of the sandalwood.
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: December 2011

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    love blind purchases!!!!:wink:
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    Re: Most underrated house

    IMO clearly CARON and maybe JOOP!
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    Re: Is this vintage Fahrenheit?

    Sorry,
    I was referring to 'the_Colgneist user theory' and based on the first picture showing the colored batch number at the box.:rolleyesold:

    I have chedked my bottle right now and it shows...
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    Re: Is this vintage Fahrenheit?

    Mine was bought in 1997. The box is same as shown at Possumbility pictures. Batch number is 8D02.
    According to 'the batch number theory' this could be a second reformulation bottle in 1998.No way.
    ...
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    Re: Chamade by Guerlain

    Full agreement!!!
    I have always related Metal to Chamade to my nose. great for men.
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    Re: Samsara: a unisex?

    Since every one should wear what he/she wants to no attending to any gender, everything may be unisex.

    I fully wear Samsara specially in this fall time but some other men who enjoy perfumes as I...
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    Re: YSL have castrated M7 with Oud Absolu

    Original M7 had an strong opening IMO compared to the first reformulation. Both were equal regarding to longevity though.
    This re-reformulation as 'Le collection' in 80 ml size instead 100 ml but at...
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    Re: Sexiest Anamalic Fragrance!

    MFK APLS
    Kouros YSL
    Femme ROCHAS
    Obsession CK (for her)
    La Nuit PACO RABANNE

    Maybe Bal a Versailles, more skank to me but will do!!!
  37. Re: L'instant de Guerlain Extreme - Limited Edition?

    I fully agree.

    In reverse I have paid almost 50 euros rates from USA to EU for a 15 ml (0.15 oz) bottle to be shipped. And thankfully someone be willing to ship overseas from the States. Yes, it...
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    Re: SOTD - Saturday 22 October 2011

    Rochas Femme...
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    Re: Pink Pepper Fragrance Reccommendations

    When I think about Pink Pepper note I cannot help thinking on Madness by Chopard. worths a try!

    Fully enigmatic and androginous scent. Love it!:rolleyesold:
  40. Re: habanita by molinard - can it be worn by men also?

    I enjoy so much this fragrance and I have meet some men who also wear it. As very weel said before, if you can spray it you can wear it, but IMO from a woman point of view it is kinda perfectly...
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    Re: Bal à Versailles (1962) by Jean Desprez

    I have BaV EDT. Good enough!!. It lasts for hours and hourson my skin.

    Maybe the blind purchase I have been more happy with in years. It has joined my top ten since the moment I used by first...
  42. Re: knize ten - just blind bought, mistake or not?

    Oh, thanks for the remark about 'quinoline', it is very interesting!!! (My Bandit is a recent production so ... no idea about vintage. Have read some reviews to say recent one not to be so far from...
  43. Re: Fahrenheit - Pull me back or push me over the edge

    LOL!!!!
    Hope Men around me when I full wear Fahrenheit not to think about hairy chests!!!!:grin:
  44. Re: knize ten - just blind bought, mistake or not?

    I own Bandit but I can hardly find a hint of leather...
    But is it is a very good advice try Bandit as the amazing perfume it is by itself... 'chasing' full leather note or not. Love it!!!:smiley:
    ...
  45. Re: knize ten - just blind bought, mistake or not?

    I have acdquired a Knize Ten Gold edition half 125 ml bottle in split with another BN'er. It has been a blind purchase, but finally very happy with. I have for my entire life with 60 ml ... but now I...
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    Re: CK Obsession EDP (women)

    I found this one recently and it was a first sight (snif) love.
    I had not any liking to CK fragrances but I simply adore this 'Obsession'.

    I cannot find any gourmand vibe. Mostly I perceive...
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    Re: Just blind bought Quorum

    Yes, you are right. I think here fragrances are highly ovepriced compared to USA for instance...

    ... and yes, it is cheap but here is considered such a drugstore stuff. I would not say is...
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    Re: Just blind bought Quorum

    It has been clearly re-formulated as sure you know yet, and I think current one has been watered down maybe to connect with present taste 30 years later from it was released. My father did not like...
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    Re: Just blind bought Quorum

    In Spain its regular price is 30 euros (roughly 40$), and even may reach 65$, so IMO it is not 'a steal'. I refer to 3.4oz size.

    This was my father's signature fragrance in the early 80's....
  50. Thread: M7 Vintage?

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    Re: M7 Vintage?

    I agree you. I have only tested the newer formulation and also I own it and currently use. It is PERFECT by itself, but if can be read that the older formulation is even better and deeper I find it a...
  51. Thread: M7 Vintage?

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    Re: M7 Vintage?

    It is nothing to do according to my information:happy::happy::happy:
  52. Re: Best designer fragrance of the last decade or so

    Quite difficult to say but I would

    - Terre d'Hermès
    - A*Men flankers, specially Pure Malt
    - M7
    - Dior Homme

    if only one probably Terre d'Hermès
  53. Re: Multi-Cologne users: what size cologne do you purchase?

    Big Bottles. 3.4 oz, but if not available this size the nearest to this. I think only have a couple of 1 oz bottles.
    Cannot help picking up bigger bottle when purchase, but I would say that the most...
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    Re: terre d'hermes how many sprays?

    I use three and it is OK!!
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    Re: Your current top 20

    Following not any particular order:

    Venezia - Laura Biaggioti
    Yvresse - YSL
    L'or - Torrente
    Habanita - Molinard
    Bal a Versailles - Jean Desprez
    Lumiere - Rochas
    Ysatis - Givenchy
    Rumba -...
  56. Re: Fahrenheit - Pull me back or push me over the edge

    I have been using this frag from 1997. In addition to my current 50ml bottle I have a 200 ml backup one. So it is quite sure I will use it for the rest of my life!!!.

    I only wear it in Winter...
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    Re: what fragrance is exotic to you?

    Black Orchid Tom Ford
    Tropiques by Lancome
    Arabian Nights by Jesus del Pozo
    Obsession by Calvin Klein
  58. Re: I'm in Spain now, what's a good Spanish or European fragrance to get?

    By chance I have just read in another perfume (spanish) forum a user (yenfri) to say that has contacted to Jesús del Pozo Press area and the y have confirmed that also can be found at his Atelier...
  59. Re: I'm in Spain now, what's a good Spanish or European fragrance to get?

    It should be a joke but it is a fantastic fragrance. I have been searching for a while a nice vanilla scent to my liking and I found it. Cheap, nice & enjoyable... worths a try!!
  60. Re: I'm in Spain now, what's a good Spanish or European fragrance to get?

    You can bet for that.
    I also got that information from Fragrantica (from Carlita user, here and there) and this is the entire truth. Not available at other places.

    This morning I have gone to...
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    Re: Chanel No. 19 Poudré EDP

    I can hardly smell this scent. It seems to be very week to my nose so I think I am 'eventually anosmic' to this perfume. It is not usual to occur but sometimes it does. I have heard about this frag...
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    Re: What's the ultimate Alpha Male scent?

    Kouros
    Antaeus
    Egoiste
    Fahrenheit
    Aramis Havana
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    Re: New Fragrance: Jesus Del Pozo Arabian Nights

    For sure!!!! lovely scent!!!
    I read your review and information and luckily I flied from/to Malaga this summer and no doubt should test this one.

    thanks again!!! :thumbsup:
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    Re: New Fragrance: Jesus Del Pozo Arabian Nights

    You ARE NOT RIGHT, as you see, it is 81,5 Euros!!!!!!
    :):):)


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    Hey, Carlita, thankfully I say it was due to your information (Another...
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    Re: Sexy scents that are NOT sweet?

    Kouros
    Antaeus
    Bandit
    Yatagan
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    Re: Pure Havane Discontinuing?!?!

    OFF TOPIC



    I smile myself while reading your quoted post in so far as I have suffered 'El Corte Inglés' Guerlain SAs when asking for something so supossed very well known as 'Nahema'. They also...
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    Re: Pure Havane Discontinuing?!?!

    early indeed!
    I have flown many times during this year but no idea it can be found at Spanish Airport dutyfree shops...

    Many A*Men flankers fans awaiting for it at regular shops yet!!!!...
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    Re: Pure Havane Discontinuing?!?!

    Congratulations!!!!

    Yes, probably easy to find at dutyfree shops at airports. Everything is posible, even production stopped before arriving here (Spain)at regular shops, so it is not bad idea to...
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    Re: Pure Havane Discontinuing?!?!

    Actually it was supossed to arrive in Spain this month, but it is not available everywhere. You can find it at any 'Julia' perfume-shop. In fact 'Julia' is an Andorran Company supplied from there...
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    Re: What "mens" fragrances do you wear?

    I own & wear,

    M7
    Terre d'Hermès
    Antaeus
    Yatagan
    Arabian Nights
    Black Aoud
    Kouros
    Joop! Homme
  71. Re: Your favorite/overlooked feminine perfumes for men?

    The unique rule is: 'If you like it, wear it'. Not gender at any smell...
    I find many supossed to be femenine scent more suitable for male skin:
    - Black Orchid -TF
    - Nº19 - Chanel
    - La Nuit - PR...
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    Re: Penhaligon's Cornubia

    I had also this impression when I tested first time. Reminds me a lot Cacharel - Lou Lou.

    I really admire and love 'Cornubia'. Oriental flowered plus vanilla & musk. very rich, even sticky,...
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    Re: the scent persistent for woman are....

    Not following any particular order,

    Venezia - laura Biagiotti
    Yvresse - YSL
    Obsession - CK
    Habanita - Molinard
    Raffinee - Houbigant
    Rumba - Cristobal Balenciaga
    Cornubia - Penhaligon's...
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    Re: Fragrances that you wear to bed?

    When I go to bed I use to wear fragrances I have not worn for a long time. I quite often find some of them enjoyable (again) and I rescue from my wardrobe to be at my shelves (again). It is a nice...
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    Re: Chanel No 19 Poudre

    Nothing to do with Nº19 but the name. I can hardly smell any musk, any green note, any 'thing'. Week scent. Not for me.
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    Re: 50ml or 100ml? How good is 100ml good?

    the bigger the better
    bigger bottles juice is cheaper by ml than smaller sized bottles.

    There is always a good moment to save money and a precious moment to split or share with goos friends!!
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    Re: Vol de Nuit - delightful

    So lovely memories!!!!
    Only these kind of thought & feelings in a post make me believe that as you say: 'Yes, it's delightful'

    'Paris vaut bien une messe'!!!!!
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    Re: Dior Fahrenheit - How Would You Rate It?

    More than 10 years ago I did purchased my first bottle and I find it to be a Masterpiece. I only wear it at Winter time and the coldest days. It was a first-sniff love by my side. Find it to be very...
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    Re: How would you clean out an atomizer?

    The very big problem comes when you do not have at your country any online shop to offer decants, atomizers, vials... and you have to buy to USA ... and shipping rates are as high as actual goods net...
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    Re: Vol de Nuit - delightful

    yes, Donna255.
    I do not know really why I am talking about EDP when I want to mean parfum. And possibly I would agree you about you Vol de Nuit opinion as far as I have not been able to smell...
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    Re: How would you clean out an atomizer?

    I do not re-use, I agree you, but there was a time I used to and My washing-method was wash them carefully with dishwasher liquid soap and rinse with boiling water. After that I fill them medium...
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    Re: Hammam Bouquet

    I have Hamman Bouquet and for me it is PERFECT. As said before, Victorian style, old school fragrance, very long lasting. If you are looking for a more delicate rose, you'd better to test Nº 88 C&S....
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    Re: What's Your Best Amber Scent?

    Probably Tom Ford Youth Dew Amber Nude
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    Re: Vol de Nuit - delightful

    OMG another Spanish speaker here!!!! luv:vrolijk_26:

    'Just don't buy it'. Too late, my friend, it was a blind purchase supported by the fact I had more Guerlain perfumes I am very happy with:...
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    Re: Vol de Nuit - delightful

    thanks!!:smiley:

    A couple of hours would be good enough for me!!!!
    even when I have just sprayed on my wrist I try to smell and ... nothing. Utterly subtle to explain what I am smelling or detect...
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    Re: Yves Saint Laurent - Kouros - GOAT?

    hehehe!!! luv 2:o

    In fact, Postumo is such a witty Gentleman that he is absolutely right when he says 'I saw her first!' in so far as we are yet well-known users from our country Perfume's Forum....
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    Re: Vol de Nuit - delightful

    So you understand what I am talking aboout.
    I have an average reaction on my skin to fragrances. They usually fix at my skin OK. This is the very first time I can detect NOTHING when applying. I...
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    Re: Today I sniffed ... (sampling, August 2011)

    Chypre Rouge - S.Lutens
    I do not know what to think & say about this pine & honey & apple & black currant mixed altogether. No way!
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    Re: Vol de Nuit - delightful

    you are a lucky girl!!! so it lasts on you and you can appreciate sillage & longevity!!!

    I also have the 93 ml EDT refill for the Habit de Fete and I can hardly smell on me. The fact is that it...
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    Re: Yves Saint Laurent - Kouros - GOAT?

    luv:o:o:o

    Maybe you cannot imagine a woman like me!!!!:wink:
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    Re: Yves Saint Laurent - Kouros - GOAT?

    will bear in mind next time I wear it! thanks!
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    Re: Yves Saint Laurent - Kouros - GOAT?

    Even you could say femenine scent also!!!
  93. Re: Hey Ladies, do you like the smell of YSL Kouros?

    The question was...'hey Ladies, do you like the smell of YSL Kouros ?'. I am a Lady, I reply. Which is the problem???

    I do not lead or mislead to anyone. OK?. My opinion is that it is not a...
  94. Re: Hey Ladies, do you like the smell of YSL Kouros?

    Not for a first date perfume, because I feel kouros such a very extreme scent. If I have not met the man before but I can smell his perfume, I may obtain a wrong idea about him... specially if I...
  95. Re: Hey Ladies, do you like the smell of YSL Kouros?

    It is a love or hate scent indeed, but I actually like it. I agree that it is not a first date scent to be worn. Something dirty & sexual on it, and a high level of self confidence needed to wear it...
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    Re: Cartier Must Women EDT - Help needed!

    I do understand you, join the 'cause', because it was my mistake also with Cristalle EDT & EDP!!!!

    Regarding to Cartier Must, I have the second one and it was recently (No more than one week...
  97. Re: soir de lune to be... DISCONTINUED? Please say it is not so....

    I have heard that it has been recently reformulated but not discontinued!!!
  98. Re: Which fragrance has been in your 'drobe for the longest time?

    Yvresse by YSL since it was released (Christmast time, 1992 or 1993, I cannot remember).
    Venezia by laura Biagiotti since 1994
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, June 2, 2011

    geranium pepper by Fresh
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    Re: SotD Wednesday, 1 June 2011

    Diva by Ungaro

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