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    Re: Dior SAUVAGE. A constructive discussion

    Dracdoc gives this a 10/10 in his review.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qhWXrNTUOQ
  2. Re: Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche: are you fed up with it yet?

    Never got the hype on this one and got bored of it very quickly (it also had rubbish performance on me). I used it up as a 'post shower' cologne just to be rid of it.
  3. Re: How come Heavy Oud fragrances are made in very hot countries ?

    Oudh Qadim wears fine in warm weather. I wouldn't feel like wearing it on a blazing hot/humid day (say 28-30 degrees) but here in London I've been wearing it in the early 20's and it's fine. The oudh...
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    Re: D&G The One for Men EDP!!!

    I'll be at Gatwick South in a couple of weeks so hope they have it there. For me I get a lovely fruity tropical vibe from the one, so if I can pick this up on the way out this will be perfect for...
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    Re: London Creed Boutique Now Open.

    I agree. Stupid idea to move a thread which is providing useful information on a topic which has been regularly discussed in this very forum. Ridiculous.

    To the original poster - thanks for the...
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    Re: Feve delicieuse

    Sorry. Didn't realise that for a fragrance to give 'a similar vibe' it has to have exactly the same ingredients :rolleyesold:
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    Re: How do you organize your collection?

    As in your collection has its own house? ;)
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    Re: Feve delicieuse

    Had a sample a while back and really enjoyed it. I think it may be FBW for me but will give it another sampling first. I seem to remember it gave me a very similar vibe to another that is on my to...
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    Poll: Re: Best from Mugler's A*Men line poll

    Pure Havane for me with Malt second. Only worn Zest a few times and still not sure whether I like it or not. I might try it in the fall - I don't think it really works as a summer scent.
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    London Gatwick Duty Free

    So I'll be flying out of Gatwick South in early September so was doing a search as to what I might find in Duty Free. Came across the following which makes me think the website might be out of date?...
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    Re: Rasasi La Yuqawam Pour Homme

    I bought mine from a here a year or so ago now. Received from Kuwait in the UK in around 3 days!...
  12. Re: The problem with wearing perfume on a searing hot day.

    Personally, I'm of the opinion that if you're wearing sunscreen there really is no point in wearing a fragrance. Last week when I was out in the parks in London I just wore my sunscreen sans...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, July 8, 2015

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.26252.jpg
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    Re: Last fragrance that blew you away

    Essence of oud white leather by Bella Bellissima. I sprayed this on my wrist and had a walk around Selfridges for 20 mins before buying. The leather is soft and bended superbly with the oud and...
  15. Re: So the summer is in the UK-fragrance recommendations ?

    I'm in London and yesterday was around 36 degrees. I wore Dior Homme Cologne and it worked well. Today I'm wearing Aqua Fahrenheit which I think works even better.
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    Re: Coconut based fragrances.

    I love Lili Bermuda South Water - coconut milk, guava, sea salt with a pleasant vanilla base.

    http://www.mimifroufrou.com/scentedsalamander/images/Lili-Bermuda-South-Water.jpg
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    Re: A Good All-Around Winter Fragrance?

    Yes, agree Eau Des Baux fits the description. Love wearing that one around Christmas time.
  18. Re: Who are YOUR favorite fragrance reviewers on youtube?

    Greggieboy from the UK. Down to earth reviews, tells it how it is. No BS graphics/sound etc. His face also rarely appears in the vids so he makes it about the fragrances and not himself. Very...
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    Re: Frederic Malle with low price

    Thanks Hednic, will do :thumbsup:
  20. Re: What frags have you bought more than once?

    As my collection grows it takes longer for bottles to run out, but so far:

    Dior Homme Intense - Finished a 50ml and re-purchased a 100ml
    Aventus -Finished a 50ml split and re-purchased a 120ml...
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    Re: Frederic Malle with low price

    I was just using that as an example from that companies website. Which reputable companies have you used to order from France?
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    Re: Frederic Malle with low price

    This company seem to offer very decent prices for most of their fragrance lines. I'm assuming they are fuly legit? 180 for 120ml Aventus with free UK shipping seems a good deal as opposed to 215 at...
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    Re: Summer fragrance for under 40

    Ultra Zest is a great summer frag and can currently be picked up for 40 - http://www.escentual.com/thierry-mugler/mugleramenultrazest001/?gclid=CK-Njb3XhMYCFSnMtAodHVMAFA
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    Re: Universal perfumes

    Used them once with no problems to buy Rasasi's La Yuqawam. Order arrived in the UK within 3 days! I would order from them again and just file a credit card/paypal dispute if there were problems and...
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    Re: Fahrenheit absolute

    Hope you enjoy it as much as I do. IMO a fantastic fragrance and glad that I have a 100ml sealed backup in the cupboard.
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    Re: Jubilation XXV vs Musc Ravageur

    And when was MR reformulated by the way? I recently bought a full bottle after my decant of 2 years began to run out. Both smell awesome and both smell identical.
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    Re: Jubilation XXV vs Musc Ravageur

    MR by far.
  28. Re: New Luca Turin reviews: Dior, Elie Saab, Guerlain

    Disagree completely with his review of Feve Delicieuse. It may not be groundbreaking but i certainly don't know any cheap perfumes that smell as good as this. I think it's wonderful.
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    Re: La nuit de L'homme - 2015 ref. WEAK or SOFT?

    I heard that the new Paco Rabanne 1 million flanker is also 15% weaker. It's called 850 thousand.

    .................I'm here all week.
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    Re: Reformulation of La nuit de L'homme - 2015

    Please link to the randomized, placebo-controlled double-blind study which came to the scientifically concluded value of '15% weaker'.

    FYI I bought my bottle about 3 years ago and I find it an ok...
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    Re: What is the best projecting mens fragrance

    Also Interlude man post reformulation (magnetic cap). It is a beast.
  32. Poll: Dior Feve Delicieuse vs Montale Intense Cafe

    So I tried Feve Delicieuse for the first time yesterday and found it to be a lovely smooth gourmand. Unlike others I did actually find it sweet to my nose but not overly sweet or cloying. I also...
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    Re: battle of the Vetivers!

    Dior vetiver
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    Re: SOTD Friday 15th May 2015

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.10632.jpg
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    Re: Summer Leather?

    http://i1108.photobucket.com/albums/h418/JONRODGE8/Miscellaneous003.jpg

    I find this works really well for me in the spring and summer. The oud is nice and light and the leather is more of a subtle...
  36. Re: What happened to the ManLovesCologne Youtube channel/website?

    A damn shame, I liked his channel. I saw his chat with Andy Tauer about the new Vanilla Flash and has bookmarked the longer interview to view at another time. Agghh! Hopefully he has his content...
  37. Re: Dior Homme Line of Scents...my favorite flanker and original collection

    Own and love DHI, DHP, DHS2008, Eau. I prefer all these to the oiriginal. Im really digging Eau at the moment - a superb work scent. Looking to pick up the new sport and cologne this summer (assuming...
  38. Thread: Vanilla Niche

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    Re: Vanilla Niche

    +1 Musc Ravageur (One of my favourite orientals)

    +1 Un Bois Vanille (lovely vanilla with a hint of coconut and coffee to my nose)
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    Poll: Re: Oud Wood vs Musc Ravageur

    Both amazing scents - two of my favourites. MR wins by a head.
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    Re: Chanel Allure Line vs Dior Homme line

    Dior by a mile. Also there is a common Dior homme DNA which makes it a 'proper' line. I see no similarities between Allure, sport or edition blanche. Chanel have just used the name.
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    Re: Today I bought: April 2015

    http://p6.storage.canalblog.com/69/32/1111954/87395065_o.jpg
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    Re: Fragrances for gay

    No, but whatever fragrance you wear people will all know you're a dick.
  43. Re: Viktor and Rolf Antidote officially discontinued

    Was this one ever REALLY discontinued? I only discovered it in 2013 and it was easily available from multiple UK retailers and I haven't seen it go out of stock in the last two years. Same with the...
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    Re: New fragrance: Dueto UBER!!!!!!!!

    You've prompted me to dig out my sample of this and give it a try - big fan of Golden boy.
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    Re: Purchased Dior Homme Parfum!!!

    DHP is fantastic - I love the flankers from this line.....so much so that I'm probably in the minority that i find the original kind of redundant now. DHI is sexy and fun, DHP is sexy, deep but a bit...
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    Re: NEW 2015 Boucheron Quatre Pour Homme

    There are worse things happening in the world.
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    Re: Warm/Dark Scents in Spring/Summer

    A couple that are considered cold weather scents but work well for me when the sun is shining (but not overly hot) are Pure Havane and Tauer's LDDM.
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    Re: anyone else getting a weird site when trying the home page?

    Good stuff! For a second I thought Huddler had been working their magic.......
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    Re: CK One Summer 2015

    I'll have to look into this.......I really like the 2014 version....I'll probably buy another bottle seeing as the price drops right down with a new one coming out.

    The 2014 was great -...
  50. Poll: Re: Prada Infusion d'Homme vs Dior Homme Eau for Men

    Own both....prefer DH Eau
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    Re: Purchases for the coming summer?

    Sel Marin is my only definite upcomming purchase at the moment.

    Others I'm considering:

    Geranium Pour Monsieur
    Indelible cologne (is that the name of the new Malle one? - I'd like to smell...
  52. Re: Chanel Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme - Convince Me

    I currently own AHSEE, its okay but I will go back to AHS as that is a far better fragrance.
  53. Re: Does Valentino Uomo really smell like Dior Homme/ DHI?

    I received a free sample of this during the summer and tried it before I'd ever heard mention of it, so my initial impressions were totally unbiased. My thoughts were: 'This smells pretty good but I...
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    Re: For summer. Which one?

    I own VIW, ADG and Neroli Portofino. Have been testing a sample of Heeley Sel Marin and this will be my next purchase for the summer. All these scents are winners for me, but if I was to recommend...
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    Poll: Re: Hanae Mori HM v Edition Blanche

    Hanae Mori by far the winner for me. I got rid of EB as it was very fleeting on my skin and just smelled boring/thin to me and reminded me a little of detergent. HM has a lot more depth to it and the...
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    Re: Photograph- Harrods perfume counter, 1908

    35863
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    Re: Good cheap gym scent

    This is exactly what is wrong with 'gyms' these days - places to pose, look good, and smell good and basically be seen/noticed. People who are there to train properly (I don't include the bro's doing...
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    Re: Your having a BBQ

    I'd select the fragrance based on the BBQ and the weather. I don't think the perceived class of the guests is really a factor. I'd go with Aventus.
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    Re: SOTD Friday 6th March 2015

    http://media.male-extravaganza.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/AMen-Pure-Havane-Thierry-Mugler-2-Male-Extravaganza.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 5th March 2015

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41o88V7GZzL._SY300_.jpg

    I don't usually wear the same fragrance two days in a row, but yesterday was the first time in over a year that I'd worn this. It put...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 4th March 2015

    http://luxuryactivist.com/wp-content/uploads/versace-the-dreamer.jpg

    Wow, haven't worn this in ages, definitely falling in love with this again and will be wearing a lot during the winter/spring...
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    Re: DIOR HOMME INTENSE: updates (new batch)

    Lol. my thoughts exactly.

    Seriously though, if this worried you so much as to resurrect a thread, why didn't you sort this out with the supplier before buying/ #idiot
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    Re: Which Vetiver Scents?

    I haven't sampled many vetivers. I own OV but am going off it a bit now, certainly won't replace it once the remaining 15ml are used up. I found an old sample of Dior Vetiver that was given to me...
  64. Re: How narrow have you gotten your collection? Or do you keep adding?

    I'm at around 80 bottles right now. There are some that are running out and won't get replaced, there are some i rarely reach for and I will either sell or pass on. There are also many more I want to...
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    Re: 24 Gold - Still worth it?

    I have Gold, Platinum, original and Go dark. All nice but Gold is my favourite with platinum coming second. Definitely check out Platinum, a great spring fragrance for me.
  66. Re: Top 10 Spring/Summer NICHE scents (non-Creeds) -

    Excluding Creeds I don't think I have many spring/summer niches.

    TF Neroli Portofino
    Lili Bermuda South Water

    Will be picking up Sel Marin next month from Les Senteurs so will check out...
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    Escentual 20% off

    Just to let the UK members (and I guess they probably ship to Europe too) that Escentual are having one of their 20% off weekends. Saves a good amount of money, especially if you've got something...
  68. Re: Any problems going through an airport with a bottle of Spicebomb?

    I got stopped at Heathrow from taking Aventus on a flight once. When I asked what the problem was they informed me that it was on the banned list of substances due to it's potent panty dropping...
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    Re: Youtube Reviewers.............

    I love watching reviews but only watch a small percentage of my subscribed channels now due to time and also some channels getting annoying. Nothing worse than seeing something that peeks your...
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    Re: Very Happy with Dior Homme Parfum

    Amazing juice, my SOTD today. Can't decide if I prefer this or DHI, both 10/10 for me. The original is ok but personally don't reach for it much now that I have these two. Still need to get my nose...
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    Re: Interview with Erwin Creed.

    I want to see Al rock up to the family residence and do a streetscents.
  72. Thread: Summer Frags

    by darcy666
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    Re: Summer Frags

    Apart from all the usual favourites already mentioned, I'll have to give a big +1 for Lili Bermuda's South Water, lovely stuff. I've also recently picked up Replica Beach Walk. A nice fragrance but...
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    Re: Amouage Interlude Man - Magnetic cap ?

    I have the Interlude with magnetic cap. projects like a beast and lasts all day. No problems here.
  74. Thread: Compliments

    by darcy666
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    Re: Compliments

    You're missing the point. It often seems that some people don't care about the smell itselfl. They just want the compliments and if they believed it would get them compliments they would buy it no...
  75. Thread: Compliments

    by darcy666
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    Re: Compliments

    That actually does happen but usually in strip clubs, and the compliments are because they're after your money...............so I'm told.
  76. Thread: Compliments

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    Re: Compliments

    Yes, I get and agree with what you are saying about being compliments being aimed at the individual whether it be their fragrance, clothes, watch etc. I think my main point is that a lot of people...
  77. Thread: Compliments

    by darcy666
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    Compliments

    In my opinion there is far too much emphasis placed on the act of and need for 'getting compliments' within the fragrance community. Most reviewers even include compliments as a category when rating...
  78. Re: Olfatory Fatigue? Skin that "kills" colognes? My colognes dont last. Need help guys

    No, don't. FFS. Gyms are supposed to be places where you work hard and get results. Not somewhere to smell great. If I'm working out hard and breathing heavily the last thing I want is to be filling...
  79. Re: [UK Only] New splits 2014 | By Kilian, Creed & Tom Ford

    Hi kron, just posting this here as your message inbox quota is full.

    Sorry to hear about your poor health, I hope you are improving and are back to 100% soon. As your splits have now gone on...
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    Re: Thoughts on Jaipur Homme By Boucheron?

    I like it (I own the frosted glass EDP) but I'm pretty sure it irritates my skin as my neck was very red last time I wore it. Will have to try it again.
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    Re: A Springtime Sillage Monster?

    Not that citrusy but more green and minty, Cartier Roadster is lovely in the springtime and on me has massive sillage and lasts all day. Can be picked up for a decent price too. I haven't tried the...
  82. Re: New Year Blind Buys - DSquared Potion Royal Black vs YSL M7 Oud Absolu

    Cheers for your input guys, I'm leaning towards the Dsquared so will let you know how it goes.
  83. New Year Blind Buys - DSquared Potion Royal Black vs YSL M7 Oud Absolu

    Title says it all really. I love a blind buy when the price is right and I'm taking advantage of some online new year deals and want purchase one of these fragrances. I think both would be up my...
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    Re: Just got my Interlude Man

    I bought my bottle last year and it is potent stuff, incredible sillage and longevity. From all the reform talk I imagined I must have an old bottle, but no, my one has a magnetic cap. If this is the...
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    Re: 2014 XMAS Day Scent

    Eau de Beaux or 24 gold
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    Re: Creed Aventus- where to get in the UK?

    Got my last bottle from here. 120ml for just over 100 if I remember correctly. They very rarely have Aventus in stock though, you need to be lucky that it pops up on a day you're viewing the site.
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    Re: Creed Aventus- where to get in the UK?

    Got my last bottle from here. 120ml for just over 100 if I remember correctly. They very rarely have Aventus in stock though, you need to be lucky that it pops up on a day you're viewing the site.
  88. Re: Escentuals.com - had to pay import taxes and they mixed delivery address

    I've always had great customer service from them. It sounds like the issue may not be anything to do with them, and perhaps a mistake by the Lithuanian customs. I've been charged by UK customs a...
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    Re: LIDGE or Fahrenheit Absolute?

    Doesn't help you, but for me it has to be both I'm afraid! That's why I have back ups of both.
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    Re: Montale Intense Cafe... Discuss

    Sampled a bunch of Montale's recently for the first time and this is the one I'm going to buy. Nice stuff.
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    Re: To pee or not to pee?

    You might get more than you bargained for if you ask a SA for a sample......
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    Re: Chergui vs StH vs Bond no. 9 NH

    Chergui by a mile. Lovely sweet and slightly smokey scent.

    I have a decant of New Haarlem and at first I thought I'd end up buying a bottle, but after a year and a few wears I don't think I will....
  93. Re: Scent choice when you can't smell while having a cold....

    It doesn't work as well since the reformulation.
  94. Poll: Re: I found a new love...24 Gold by Scentstory...how do you rate this one?

    Yeah, Fragrance shop sells it for 20 for 100ml!!!!! Amazing deal, they usually send it with '24' styled free gifts as well such as travel holdel, ipod holder etc.
  95. Poll: Re: I found a new love...24 Gold by Scentstory...how do you rate this one?

    10. Fantastic scent. 24 Platinum is also fantastic and was my SOTD yesterday. Haven't tried the 'oud' editions yet.....
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, October 17, 2014

    Recently ordered a sample of this, looking forward to trying.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, October 17, 2014

    Ord
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, October 17, 2014

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.2762.jpg

    Loving the sweet smokiness of this one today :)
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, October 16, 2014

    http://uiimages.parfumo.de/7/1/49599_fcfe81e37fa51ffea2f54041ff40a361.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    http://debenhams.scene7.com/is/image/Debenhams/117140901599?$V7PdpLarge$
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