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  1. Re: What fragrance would you match this image to ? ...

    ^Let me repost a pic, didn't want any chocolate in that image and I guess you might think chocolate is in there 'cause of the dark brown wrapping on top which may give the perception of chocolate. ...
  2. What fragrance would you match this image to ? ...

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_sTljLpxaeTE/TSObaYIKmEI/AAAAAAAAAKA/aQgfun0ZKaE/s1600/Birthday%2BCupcakes%2Bfrom%2Bbaked%2BPerfection%2B2.jpg

    Always wanted to know what fragrance would suit this,...
  3. Re: Narciso Rodriguez vs. Bulgari Aqua? Cologne for Warm days...

    Always wanted to smell NR Musc for men. Does it smell anything like the original or totally different? I see there are berries in the notes; hope it's not similar to Diesel's Fuel for Life

    Anyone?
  4. Thread: Perry Ellis M

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    Re: Perry Ellis M

    I was also gonna start a possible thread on this one; does it have vanilla in it? Compared to Play Intense, which would you prefer for nights?
  5. Re: Narciso Rodriguez vs. Bulgari Aqua? Cologne for Warm days...

    Blanc, your statements are spot on! Haha. I think NR would be good for overcast weather (an all white/gray sky, slightly cold outside), whereas Aqua would be more of a blue sky, hot weather scent.
    ...
  6. Narciso Rodriguez vs. Bulgari Aqua? Cologne for Warm days...

    Anyone here prefer one over the other? Smelled NR for Him a few times but forgot the vibe, was definitely a cementy-type or interesting airy dynamic.
    Was wondering if this is suitable for hotter...
  7. Re: Want to "Blind buy" Dior Homme Intense. Need opinions....

    What about smell variation? Different scent with different strength?
  8. Re: Want to "Blind buy" Dior Homme Intense. Need opinions....

    Would definitely like to, but on the internet there are 2 versions of the exact fragrance, the EDT and EDP; does the EDP version smell any different than the EDT? Where can we locate the EDP to...
  9. Re: Want to "Blind buy" Dior Homme Intense. Need opinions....

    Thanks for that - do they have a decant of this too? Having smelt it, can you compare it to any other (perhaps mainstream) fragrances? And what exactly does it smell like if you can describe it...
  10. Re: Want to "Blind buy" Dior Homme Intense. Need opinions....

    I just smelled Dior Homme (original) after some time and it just smells like it did at first - a scent of just a lipstick. Heavy iris or something. No vanilla in there at all.

    Definitely not...
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    I Love New York for All - Wow!......

    Just incidentally picked up this scent when browsing and thought this was a great winter night / indoor formal scent!
    Top notch vanilla cool down, with a tiny spec of spiciness. Think of a carnival...
  12. Re: Want to "Blind buy" Dior Homme Intense. Need opinions....

    ^ Are you talking about the current DhI that are sold in the Dior boutiques? Because that is the reformulated one I believe. There was this hype between pre-reformulation and how the scent has...
  13. Re: Want to "Blind buy" Dior Homme Intense. Need opinions....

    Thanks for some replies, doe anyone know if they can still recommend this if we really like other type fragrances? For example,
    Givenchy Play Intense (nice vanilla)
    Body Kouros (wow)

    These types...
  14. Want to "Blind buy" Dior Homme Intense. Need opinions....

    This is going to be a draw. I really, really want to get DH Intense, but no where around here carries it so it most likely will have to be a blind buy. Just wanna make sure if a fellow BaseNoter here...
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    Re: Dilemma between LIDGE and DH Intense

    Does anyone know which scent is more "vanilla-like" at the drydown? More sensual, or seductive vanilla mystery or lust at the end. Similar to like Givenchy Play Intense or along those lines... ...
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    Dilemma between LIDGE and DH Intense

    Right to the point, I have yet to smell both of these but am really wanting to and will need to blind buy one of them. Smell is subjective, and many people will prefer one over the other.
    However,...
  17. Re: Meharees vs. Dior Homme Intense - Which is nicer?

    Kende, any mainstream cologne to which you can compare Meharees? In-department store like, that is.
  18. Re: Meharees vs. Dior Homme Intense - Which is nicer?

    ^ Yeah for all purposes I'm talking about the current or reformulated DHI because the silver collar vintage is --nowhere-- to be found anymore, so there is no point to discuss it in my opinion if we...
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    Re: problem with aventus

    Aventus just smells like pineapple - I don't understand what the hype is about. For a night time scent, lets say, there are so many other better fragrances that would work - consider M7, or Pure...
  20. Meharees vs. Dior Homme Intense - Which is nicer?

    I know this question can be subjective, but if we have yet to smell either of these two, and our preference is for a fragrance that smells like a great gourmand, with a nice soft appeal to it, which...
  21. Re: Which "Vanilla" here would be sensual, and great for Night ?

    You guys are talking about DHI, is this the current formulation or the one before it?
  22. Re: Which "Vanilla" here would be sensual, and great for Night ?

    Are we talking about the current DHI in stores now? The "black collar" around the sprayer I suppose.
  23. Which "Vanilla" here would be sensual, and great for Night ?

    If we are looking for a sumptuous, smooth and nice vanilla scent for night (not cloying), which of these fragrances would you recommend?

    Ignition - Lomani
    Sculpture - Nikos
    Midnight in Paris
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    Re: Best Vanilla/smooth, creamy scent?

    What does Midnight in Paris smell like? Which would be more sensual for nighttime use, that or DH Intense? I've never smelled either.
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    Best Vanilla/smooth, creamy scent?

    If we are vanilla lovers and want something that smells luscious for even daytime use (but mostly for cold days or nights), which scent would you recommend? Something mainstream would be nice, and...
  26. Re: I cant believe people think Cool Water smells like Green Irish Tweed

    edi
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    Narciso Rodriguez vs. Aqua Di Gio

    Something about NR is awesome, and that is the "wet cement" note! They took it all off the department stores, though, so it sucks trying to find it.

    AdG, well, its nice, but which would you...
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    Re: AdG, Bulgari Aqua, or Others?

    Where to buy this? No where online is it available, any link?
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    AdG, Bulgari Aqua, or Others?

    Hey what's up, so kind of torn here between this issue. AdG smells good and I'd like to get it, but a few things come to play: 1) Not sure if its long-lasting, and projects strongly; 2) Everyone...
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    Re: CH by Carolina Herrera....

    Scentimus which is more sensuous or luscious, as in captivating and draws you in I guess? Which has more vanilla?
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    CH by Carolina Herrera....

    Has anyone smelled this vanilla scent? I heard great praises about it and really wanted to know some thoughts on how it fares. Would you use it for night, or day? And can you compare it to, DHI?...
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    I can't believe its DHI across the board, giving it such praise. BK to me is a pure lust bomb, and that's why I like it.

    I think I am going to have to sample DHI then or should I just buy it!...
  33. Re: Should I get Dior Homme Intense (the curret one)?

    Hmm lots of good responses, thanks to all. Everyone says its awesome, one even said the creamy iris note is amazing and they all love it, let me say what I like for a nighttime fragrance:

    Body...
  34. Re: Should I get Dior Homme Intense (the curret one)?

    How can I try it beforehand? There are no samples in public malls or such
  35. Should I get Dior Homme Intense (the curret one)?

    I really want to get this fraggie, everyone rants about how nice it is, however I remember reading here about the fragrance before being reformulated was the one to get. The current one though sold...
  36. Best "Cold night" or nighttime wardrobe Scent that turns heads...

    The scene is a cold fall night, formal, and the wardrobe is a nice long, wool or heavy jacket. Its not raining, but it is indeed chili, and a cold night, maybe in a nice metropolitan city.

    What...
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    Re: What is the best vanilla fragrance?

    Double Vanille is for women though, right? Does it smell feminine?

    I'm not sure if anyone else has smelled, but Vanillary by Lush was real good. That smelled very nice and smooth.

    Anyone else...
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    Thanks for some thoughts, the current DHI that is in store then is that one you are all referring to? I called the boutique in NY or other areas and they told me they carry it; I remember or browsed...
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    Re: AMen Pure Leather??

    Interesting, will TM re-release Pure Malt anytime soon? Is it available anywhere? I only sniffed it once and really liked it.
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    AMen Pure Leather??

    Sorry if this was discussed earlier, but I just saw Pure Leather on Thierry's website and its the newest one I heard since Pure Shot and Pure Chili (both which sucked big time I thought). How does...
  41. Re: Perry Ellis 360 Red: A Defence of "Kockoffs" and Copies better than the original

    I love 360 red, but the atomizer is just atrocious. Very hard to press down, and not an easy going atomizer that presses down smoothly and soft like AdG's. The scent is awesome though, just the...
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    Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    For night time scents, where the goal is to reach lusciousness, sensuality, and "lust," which of these fragrances do you think suits that goal? I sniffed Body Kouros and consider it the best one...
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    Poll: Re: Pure Shot now available online at Mugler USA for $85

    They need to replace this limited edition purchase with Pure Malt instead. No body cares about Pure Shot.
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    Poll: Re: Pure Shot now available online at Mugler USA for $85

    I bet its going to suck like Taste of Fragrance!! LoL sorry to those who purchased I am just curious. What is this supposed to be anyway, an aquatic fresh scent or something else?
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    Poll: Re: New Mugler A*Men Pure Shot

    I WANT this to blow Aqua di Gio, Bulgari Aqua, Issey Miyake out of the water in its own right, and be the king of freshness or aqua, but I just KNOW it will Not. :)
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    Re: DH Intense original..?

    Sorry I do not understand these date and month details...only thing I can know is black collar or silver collar. Strawberrynet sells black collar currently I presume? As for the dates...that you...
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    Re: DH Intense original..?

    Black collar is new version though isn't it Vince.

    So Prada you mean that black collar is really very close to silver collar? I know it may be hyped but I really wanted to sniff it. If for first...
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    DH Intense original..?

    So I remember reading left and right, haha that there is a now a black collar DH Intense that is not the same as silver collar, ad nauseum. Strawberrynet has DH Intense available to purchase. I...
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    Re: Chanel Egoiste vs Platinum Egoiste

    Platinum literally smells like a wet cardboard or something..very close to Cool Water. I haven't smelled Egoiste, can anyone draw parallels? What does it smell like or what other cologne is it close...
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    Re: How do you prononce your fragrances?

    If you're American I think the "kris-chian" dior sounds a bit more masculine or less wordy/less "accent-like" than kris-tee-an (which nonetheless sounds nice too).

    I just kind of like the...
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    Re: How do you pronounce your fragrances?

    Haha I forgot, Joop! - Jewp is great. I know its yope, but you know your American ways loves it so much better when you evade the french tone and override it with an american one and, gladly, and...
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    How do you pronounce your fragrances?

    Aside from mainstream obvious, ones, the ones I like to pronounce:

    "E-see Me-Yaw-kee" (Issey Miyake)

    Bull-gaari (some say Bool-gaari)

    Musk Ravajurr (Musc Ravageur)

    Yeef-Saan-Luh-Raan...
  53. Thread: IZOD Cologne

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    IZOD Cologne

    Got 2 (two!) of these in a box packaged at Marshalls for only 26 bucks! This is just as good as ADG in my opinion, and it smells freshly awesome. Anyone sniffed? Oh yeah they were both 3.4 fluid...
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    Re: "For Him" by Zara

    sumptuous, like a cream caramel cone but not niche, real interesting.
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    "For Him" by Zara

    Not to be confused with the original "Zara for him" as it now was changed to "For Him", this is an amazing frag! Has anyone sniffed before? I really like it. Much better than all the other ones out...
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    Re: Good Idea / Strategy here?

    Glad to see it enticed you too :)

    I myself can't predict which one would fare out best. All in all, I definitely am hopeful for the one that is the least "mossy/heavy coat smell" kind of a man...
  57. Re: Alright this really pisses me off about Pure Malt (Ebay price gouging)

    That's rather odd...no prior notice by TM. Will there by chance be a 3rd re-release?
  58. Re: Alright this really pisses me off about Pure Malt (Ebay price gouging)

    In that case when would the 3rd re-release of PM follow through...
  59. Re: Alright this really pisses me off about Pure Malt (Ebay price gouging)

    Btw, is 1270 by Frapin similar (or perhaps even better smelling to those who have smelled it)?
  60. Re: Alright this really pisses me off about Pure Malt (Ebay price gouging)

    Wow, that is insane. So this is the 2nd time it was re-released? :( Any chance again to be re-released for a third time around?
  61. Re: Alright this really pisses me off about Pure Malt (Ebay price gouging)

    Correct me if I'm mistaken, but PM came out this week judging by your post? I highly doubt that, its totally gone, can anyone verify.

    *Also: to those that love PM..how about comparing it to Dior...
  62. Re: Alright this really pisses me off about Pure Malt (Ebay price gouging)

    Correct me if I'm mistaken, but PM came out this week judging by your post? I highly doubt that, its totally gone, can anyone verify.

    *Also: to those that love PM..how about comparing it to Dior...
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    Re: Thoughts on Bond no. 9 I love NY for Him

    I think So New York is the best, and can easily be pulled off by a guy.
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    Re: TF - Tobacco Vanille as everyday scent

    Nordstrom sells this for 290 dollars. I firmly believe some colognes are just too high.
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    Re: Good Idea / Strategy here?

    I appreciate the insight but for me at least, there is always zero discernible difference when I spray on my wrist or a paper slip, as the frag smells the same either way. Guess its my good skin...
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    Good Idea / Strategy here?

    So after all the rants about certain frags, I decided to amalgamate the favs of many on these boards by ordering samples and then I will announce a verdict ;)

    From the Perfumed court, I will order...
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    CH Men - Reviews?

    Hey all, does anyone have any experience or smelled CH Men (Carolina Hererra)? I heard its a real good fragrance and very nice/sweet but wanted more opinions. Can you compare this please to some...
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    Re: Musc Ravageur-Sex in a bottle

    This is way too expensive I see. For those who rant about Dior Homme Intense, compared to Musc Ravageur, which is "better"? If that's not enough, which is more sexy, or warm-seductive as a night time...
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    Re: Where to buy Frederic Malle Musc Ravageur

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  70. Re: What are some of the best fragrance commercial videos you have seen?

    Indeed! I love the Horizon commercial, glad someone else found it nice too :). The music and scene just envelops me into serenity and tranquility.

    Quite possibly one of the best.
  71. Re: What are some of the best fragrance commercial videos you have seen?

    This one is great. I really like the subtle music and everything. The cologne is not what I expected, but nonetheless one of the best commercials.


    ...
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    Re: Sooo, I finally tested Musc Ravageur....

    What does this smell like folks! I always wanted to know..can you be precise? And is there a less expensive alternative out there that smells very similar to this? And perhaps even -better- if you'd...
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    Most "Seductive" Fragrance..

    This may have been posted elsewhere, but in your view what is the one fragrance that screams "seduction" or an enticing, warm and lusty approach?

    Night time, semi-formal. Thanks! Oh yeah, keep...
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    Re: L'Instant extreme at strawberrynet.com again

    When is it gonna come back again? Anyone prefer this over DHI?
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense reformulated review.

    I get mixed reviews now..is black collar/reformulated just not the same then as original?
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    Re: L'Instant extreme at strawberrynet.com again

    I don't see Leh Instant Extreme on the website anymore....poo...
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    Re: Issey Miyake in winter

    And as a side note, I'm glad to see others call it "Issey Miyake" (pronounced E-see Me-yaw-kee) as opposed to "L'eau d' Issey" (Le'oh Deh E-see) as I like the first version better, more cool on...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense Is The GREATEST FRAGRANCE OF ALL TIME

    indianwells, this smell that you are describing, did you purchase the silver collar or reformulated version? If you just bought it at a boutique then it 100% has to be the reformulated version. Is...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense Is The GREATEST FRAGRANCE OF ALL TIME

    Do you have any more ebay sites for it ?
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense Is The GREATEST FRAGRANCE OF ALL TIME

    This is just wanton then..I would like to smell the vintage (if by that we mean silver collar version), but its probably non-existent at this point, are we right here?
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense Is The GREATEST FRAGRANCE OF ALL TIME

    ^That minute or intricate detail in its difference though is what might preclude it from being the same as the original and not be the "best" smell like he described. If someone sprayed the...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense Is The GREATEST FRAGRANCE OF ALL TIME

    Great, now I really wanna smell this. What about the reformulated version, is it very similar to the original then? Would that be a safe bet if we want to smell DHI? Thanks...
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    Re: If you could only keep one Mugler fragrance..

    Does anyone know if TM (who are pretty rude on the phone or at least unhelpful) will re-release PureM again? Or was that it
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    Re: Avon "Black Suede" - Cologne

    Well what exactly does it smell like? Any other cologne you can typify it to?
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    Re: L'Instant Extreme...try before Buy?

    My question I guess if you may is which would smell better if we like vanilla cocoa and kind of a "smooth and sensual" scene? DHI or L'Instant Extreme? I have not smelled either, however to those...
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    Re: Avon "Black Suede" - Cologne

    Shhh...don't spill the secret! :) Now everyone is gonna buy out Black Suede!
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    Avon "Black Suede" - Cologne

    Has anyone ever smelled this? One person called it the most sensual fragrance ever. However, wanted to get others' thoughts. Thanks.
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    Re: L'Instant Extreme...try before Buy?

    Does it smell like DH Intense or something? Or is it not comparable with anything currently out there...and is its own..
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    Re: L'Instant Extreme...try before Buy?

    A user on youtube said LI Extreme smells close to DH Intense...can anyone agree?
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    Re: Aquolina Blue Sugar, worth buying if...?

    Is this awesome to wear for late night formal events, or more for clubbing? Would you wear L'Instant Extreme for both types (clubbing and formal events) over BSugar any day?
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    L'Instant Extreme...try before Buy?

    So based on a few suggestions for a warm, soft casual vanilla cocoa, they ranted L'Instant Extreme..which I really dig based on descriptions. However, I needed more advice. Is this a try before you...
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    Re: What Frag(s) Literally Make You Sick?

    I also agree about A*Men..just repulsive. Smells like bug spray, tar, cloying vanilla and my basketball all rolled into one. Just gross.

    Kouros...this smells like the bathroom sanitizer they use...
  93. Re: Dior Homme reformulation - What's the difference?

    ^Which really brings me to the next question: I deplore the iris, or lipstick note in Dior Homme. Is the reformulated Intense version then the way to go if one hates the iris opening in Dior Homme...
  94. Re: Dior Homme reformulation - What's the difference?

    Hmm..that is weird since Sephora doesn't carry it:

    http://www.sephora.com/browse/brand_hierarchy.jhtml?brandId=Dior&categoryId=C301

    But either way, you said the reformulated version garnered...
  95. Re: Dior Homme reformulation - What's the difference?

    Hey Pigasus,

    Sounds great! Do you personally like the reformulated Dior (the one released September) better in terms of scent than the original "silver collar" version? So the one you got has a...
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    Re: Frapin 1270 ... Amazing!

    Sounds good, getting enticed to at least smell 1270. Can someone describe what it smells like please? Also, would one only wear this as a night time scent (dressy clothes, cold weather)?
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    Re: Frapin 1270 ... Amazing!

    Does anyone else prefer this to "Pure Malt"? Which is more "wearable" I guess?
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    "Smooth and soft" Fragrance...?

    Sorry I know the description might be a bit vague, but, what fragrance comes to your mind when the expression "Smooth and soft" comes to mind? A fragrance that connotes kind of like a "snuggle"...
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    Re: L'instant de Guerlain Extreme

    Which is more of a compliment getter perhaps?
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    Re: Strawberrynet DHI

    It most certainly was the original version since reformulated came out in September, plus is your collar on the fragrance silver or black? If black, what is the code/release date when looked up on...
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