Search:

Type: Posts; User: Flatbush Ave; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. Replies
    6,801
    Views
    1,531,774

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

    It's diffusion. Whenever one (who is wearing a fragrance) walks into a store/office they usually immediately get compliments/noticed. It's the movement of high concentration to low concentration....
  2. Re: Fragrancenet : trusted site? Maybe not... [SOLVED]

    If there is 100% proof that fragrancenet sold a fake fragrance, would that deter you? That's where basenotes posters split. Some will say "that's proof that they're aren't credible." Some will say...
  3. Replies
    13
    Views
    435

    Re: Creed spice and wood help

    I've noticed that niche stores nowadays are very generous with giving away multiple free samples.
  4. Re: Can one wear Bond No 9 NY Oud during spring/summer?

    I plan on wearing it to an outdoor event. Very casual setting.
  5. Can one wear Bond No 9 NY Oud during spring/summer?

    What's your take? Can one wear it out casually on a spring or summer day?
  6. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,042

    Re: How is the projection on Creed Windsor?

    Hilarious!
  7. Replies
    35
    Views
    938

    Re: Royal oud or original santal

    RO!
  8. Replies
    11
    Views
    609

    Re: Mila Kunis in Jupiter Rising wears:

    Interesting find.

    Supposedly she's a huge fan of Carnal Flower.
  9. Re: What are your thoughts on Profumum Roma - Acqua e Zucchero?

    Did you like it?
  10. What are your thoughts on Profumum Roma - Acqua e Zucchero?

    Do you feel its too feminine? Can you wear this during the spring/summer? Does this closely resemble pink sugar?
  11. Replies
    58
    Views
    1,425

    Re: Best of the 90's?

    Ck 1
  12. Re: Do you consider Bond No 9 and Creed niche?

    Yeah Dougczar, I understand that asking these questions can be a rabbit hole.
  13. Re: Do you consider Bond No 9 and Creed niche?

    I got 4 full bottles from BN9. I'm not hater I'm just bothered that they don't have 1 fragrance where they focused on creating quality ingredients or a masterpiece. Maybe Bleecker Street? :undecided:...
  14. Do you consider Bond No 9 and Creed niche?

    Bond No 9 - I'm currently wondering what makes BN9 a niche house. The only thing about them thats niche is their price point and high concentrations. Why do we still group them with niche?

    Creed -...
  15. Replies
    41
    Views
    1,371

    Re: Guilty Pleasure

    LOL

    You're serious?
  16. Re: What's your favorite fragrance from Profumum Roma?

    Interesting. Does it bare a strong similarity to Aquolina's Pink Sugar?
  17. Re: What's your favorite fragrance from Profumum Roma?

    How is Acqua e Zucchero? Too feminine?

    Thanks for the bump, btw.
  18. Replies
    122
    Views
    3,732

    Re: Lets make a list: Your 1 spray fragrances

    1 spray of MI and SMW? You guys must have some potent batches.
  19. Re: Underwhelmed with Kilians recent releases

    You don't like Apple Brandy? All his new releases seems like they're in the same vein as past releases. Smokey and boozy frags for the adult sophisticated man.
  20. Replies
    63
    Views
    2,127

    Re: Name your favorite Amouage

    Lyric Man is my favorite. Can Juby, Interlude, Memoir, etc be worn in spring/summer?
  21. Replies
    7
    Views
    564

    Re: Dating Frederic Malle's?

    Yeah, I noticed dates on my FM samples as well. Are those the dates they were created? Or expiration dates?
  22. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,147

    Re: What's your opinion on Le Labo Santal 33

    It's my favorite from Le Labo.



    I've heard this description of Santal 33 a lot. I don't get it. I've heard most from Manhattan smells like this.
  23. Poll: Re: How open are you to wearing a "clone" scent ?

    I'm completely against it.
  24. Replies
    174
    Views
    7,492

    Re: The Amouage Experiment

    OP, how did women react to you wearing Lyric Man?
  25. Replies
    37
    Views
    1,248

    Poll: Re: Oud Wood vs Musc Ravageur

    When you say wet diaper, do you mean with or without poop?
  26. Replies
    25
    Views
    942

    Re: Creed Pure White Cologne

    I'll vouch for its performance. It has a great projection/longevity. I got it for $610 at the Creed Boutique during last years friends and family discount.
  27. Re: Fragrances that smell rich/opulent/luxurious?

    Yikes, Roja Dove is expensive, lmao!! These are only available at retail prices? I don't see them on fragrancenet.com.
  28. Re: Fragrances that smell rich/opulent/luxurious?

    I've given Amouage Jubilation XXV so many tries, I don't get it. It smells like dirty incense to me. Are you guys talking about the male or female version?

    Soon I'll analyze Windsor, Spice and...
  29. Re: Fragrances that smell rich/opulent/luxurious?

    Yeah

    http://www.wallpaperfly.com/thumbnails/detail/20130719/anne%20hathaway%20christian%20bale%20batman%20the%20dark%20knight%20rises%20selina%20kyle%20movie%20stills_www.wallmay.net_3.jpg
    ...
  30. Re: Fragrances that smell rich/opulent/luxurious?

    Ok, Windsor and Royal Oud. How about Spice and Wood as well?



    Ok perhaps I'm ignorant, a fresh scent can't be rich/opulent/luxurious?
  31. Fragrances that smell rich/opulent/luxurious?

    1) I'm looking for the best Creed that smells like this
    2) And another fragrance from any other house

    I'm looking for something that is nonoffensive and has quality ingredients. I'm not looking...
  32. Re: How do you feel about Byredo Mojave Ghost (2014)?

    Try Barneys.
  33. Replies
    41
    Views
    4,184

    Re: How many sprays do you need for a Creed?

    I use this formula:

    For any fragrance it's 3-5 sprays.

    If will be in close quarters to people (indoors), more towards 3 sprays. If I will be outside all day, more towards 5 sprays.
  34. Replies
    702
    Views
    22,876

    Re: Today I bought: April 2015

    Creed is not so bad after all :grin:
  35. Re: How do you feel about Byredo Mojave Ghost (2014)?

    I wore it today to the gym. Loudly, it projects a subtle powdery floral scent. I like this one. I'm not sure if its FBW.
  36. Poll: Re: Do you store your fragrances in a wine cooler/mini-fridge?

    I'm so glad I decided against this.
  37. Replies
    18
    Views
    927

    Re: Creed Boutique in Milan.

    I heard the euro is worth less than the dollar now. Hmmm . . . .
  38. Looking for a mint, smoke, leather fragrance

    Is there a fragrance out there that has the smell of a smoker who chews minty gum (in order to cover up the smell)?
  39. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,309

    Re: Scent of Peace for Him

    I don't know how SOPH gets compliments but kudos to you guys.
  40. Replies
    41
    Views
    1,528

    Re: Best niche line and why?

    Starting 5: VIW, SMW, PWC, GIT, A
    Bench: JD, OV, RO. MI

    This Creed roster will undoubtedly beat any roster from any house.
  41. Re: Dear Gawd Creed and these batch variations

    What's the name of this boutique you visited?

    One time I was at Jeffrey in NYC and sprayed a tester of Original Vetiver and it just had this funky smell. It didn't smell fresh at all like the...
  42. Replies
    190
    Views
    8,284

    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    Yeah, when I smelled it inside the boutique I didn't really get the hype. But when I smelled it outside, I had a better appreciation for it.
  43. Replies
    122
    Views
    6,188

    Re: Worst Niche Line And Why ?

    I can't believe people are actually listing Creed and Bond No 9.

    Are you basing this off of the juice or the business practice?

    If we're talking about the juice then . . . maybe Amouage? But...
  44. Replies
    33
    Views
    1,433

    Poll: Re: Which is your favorite Frederic Malle?

    Carnal Flower is my favorite from the house but this is a bad idea. It's not a conventional fragrance for a man.
  45. Replies
    33
    Views
    1,433

    Poll: Re: Which is your favorite Frederic Malle?

    Une Fleur De Cassie? Hmm, interesting . . . it's been out since 2000 and yet no youtube videos on this. It's a sweet powdery floral? I'll check it out but I'm skeptical.
  46. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,175

    Re: Trustworthy websites/Chanel frags?

    Interesting. So Creed and Bond No 9 are fine distributing their frags to wholesale because they have a large quantity and they don't want it to go to waste (due to age/expiration)?
  47. Replies
    33
    Views
    1,433

    Poll: Which is your favorite Frederic Malle?

    I searched for a poll and I couldn't find one. I'm interested in knowing what's currently your favorite.
  48. Replies
    59
    Views
    1,878

    Re: Creed vs Frederic Malle

    Agreed

    The Actual Juice >>>> Customer Service/Packaging

    However, I will say that visiting the Malle store at the Upper East Side (NYC) is a farrrrr farrrr better experience than visiting the...
  49. Replies
    59
    Views
    1,878

    Re: Creed vs Frederic Malle

    Also . . .

    I'm sure Creed has more masterpieces. How many masterpieces does Malle have? Carnal Flower, Musc Ravageur . . . what else?
  50. Replies
    59
    Views
    1,878

    Re: Creed vs Frederic Malle

    Creed
    1) Masters of Fresh
    2) Expensive
    3) Their best fragrance is Sutneva


    Frederic Malle
    1) Masters of Florals
    2) Expensive
    3) Their best fragrance is Carnal Flower
  51. Re: Help with my next Creed (i know, but i love creed

    Well from your collection . . .

    GIT = Spring
    MI = Summer
    Aventus = All Seasons


    All that is left is a winter/fall frag. Seems like Spice and Wood would be a good fit. But I can't vouch for...
  52. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,179

    Re: My next Amouage

    I read that Lyric Man got reformulated and isn't as good as it once was. Any truth to this?
  53. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,025

    Re: Iris 39 by Le Labo - suitable for men?

    Oh wait, I think I have this mixed up with Lys 41. I don't remember how this smells so maybe it's fine on a guy.
  54. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,025

    Re: Iris 39 by Le Labo - suitable for men?

    I was attracted to the scent as well, but it doesn't work for men.
  55. Replies
    77
    Views
    4,637

    Re: What is your favourite Oud?

    Creed - Royal Oud
    By Kilian - Musk Oud
    Bond No 9 - New York Oud
  56. Replies
    30
    Views
    1,032

    Re: I have Bond-ed Today

    :thumbsup:
  57. Replies
    23
    Views
    950

    Re: Bond No. 9 New York Oud

    Fantastic but not versatile.
  58. Replies
    21
    Views
    878

    Re: Hello! First Thread Here

    A fellow New Jerseyian into niche fragrances. Is it safe to say that's rare?

    What do you think of Coney Island and Eau De New York?
  59. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,175

    Re: Trustworthy websites/Chanel frags?

    How are houses like Chanel and Frederic Malle able to keep their fragrances off discount/online sites?
  60. Re: Maybe I'm Lucky, But....Today was a Good Sample Day

    All that free? What's the name of this store? You owe us a review for each fragrance. :D
  61. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,207

    Re: So i went nuts. Sue me.

    http://i.imgur.com/mWKRlQG.gif
  62. LOL, I know you guys will enjoy the fragrance episode of King of Queens

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=snwI9n47m24

    So which fragrance is Midnight Steel? Fahrenheit?

    And Fredrico D'Malle sounds similar to Frederic Malle?
  63. Re: Best fragrance from the Armani Prive line?

    $165 for Armani Prive Vetiver Babylone but it's only an EDT?
  64. Replies
    12
    Views
    810

    Re: Adding some citrus to my wardrobe

    In my wardrobe, I think I have citrus frags mastered.

    Loud/Show Citrus = Coney Island
    Elegant Citrus = PWC
    Floral Citrus = Eau De New York
    Beachy Citrus = VIW
    Versatile Citrus = New York...
  65. Re: Not a single creed failed to impress me so far

    Creed is the only house where I could wear every single one of their fragrances. I'm not thrilled about Original Santal but I wouldn't kick it out of bed at night.
  66. Re: Best fragrance from the Armani Prive line?

    Ok these 3 caught my attention today

    Vetiver Babylone = Very fresh vetiver! I wonder how this performs during a day.

    Rose d'Arabie = Smells like a Tom Ford . . . Noir de Noir? or Cafe Rose?...
  67. Replies
    190
    Views
    8,284

    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    I smelled Feuille Verte today. I don't like this at all. I don't get the GIT comparison, nor does it smell like wet leaves to me. However, it smells very dirty.
  68. Replies
    13
    Views
    722

    Re: Scented Le Labo T-Shirts

    I always spray my under t-shirt anyway. This seems like a pointless offer.
  69. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,827

    Re: Alternatives Virgin Island Water?

    *hugs* :smiley:
  70. Re: The best from each of your favourite houses

    Bond No 9 = Eau De New York
    Le Labo = Santal 33
    Frederic Malle = Carnal Flower
    Montale = Intense Cafe
    Amouage = Lyric Man
  71. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,827

    Re: Alternatives Virgin Island Water?

    You're entitled to your own opinion, lol.
  72. Re: What are some alternatives to Virgin Island and Bergamotto?

    What's the most you want to spend on a bottle?
  73. Re: Do people mistake your Green Irish Tweed for Cool Water?

    Yes, GIT is a better summer fragrance. But GIT is BEST during the spring.
  74. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,827

    Re: Alternatives Virgin Island Water?

    I have both in full bottle. They smell nothing a like.
  75. Replies
    51
    Views
    1,757

    Re: Worth every penny

    Are we talking about the retail price?
  76. Re: How much do you think presentation/packaging impact your choice of a perfume

    Unless the packaging/design is blasphemous, it has no impact.
  77. Re: I'm curious, is there an alternative to Creed's Jardin d’Amalfi?

    Ok I'm smelling Light Blue right now. At the top, Light Blue and Jardin d'Amalfi smell close. But at the dry down is where they differ. At best, these two are distant cousins. With Jardin d'Amalfi...
  78. Replies
    190
    Views
    8,284

    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    http://i.imgur.com/9tltWBZ.gif

    I'll check this out. Too bad it doesn't have an atomizer.

    I wonder why its $100 cheaper than the other flacon's.
  79. Poll: Re: What's your opinion on Frederic Malle Carnal Flower?

    Anyone know if this got reformulated?

    Also, what does 96% ALC mean in the image below?

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.1024.jpg
  80. Re: Heeley Sel Marin is probably one of the worst aquatics out there

    I smelled it recently I don't understand the love for this. It smells like a typical designer EDT and has poor longevity.
  81. Re: Tom Ford Neroli Portafino, Xerjoff Uden, or something else?

    Eau De New York

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.1303.jpg
  82. Replies
    18
    Views
    935

    Re: Current opinions

    I've always been a fan of it. I believe it belongs on the Mount Rushmore of fragrances, along with Fahrenheit, Sutneva, and Acqua Di Gio.


    However, to most, it's "played out." But wear what you...
  83. Replies
    190
    Views
    8,284

    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    How is the longevity/projection of this?
  84. Re: I'm curious, is there an alternative to Creed's Jardin d’Amalfi?

    Can someone help me out, which Light Blue smells like Jardin d'Amalfi? The male version or the female version of Light Blue?
  85. Replies
    190
    Views
    8,284

    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    Yeah.
  86. Replies
    190
    Views
    8,284

    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    Wow, actually this is smelling better and better. Hmmm . . .
  87. Re: I'm curious, is there an alternative to Creed's Jardin d’Amalfi?

    Is this the Light Blue you guys say smells like Jardin d'Amalfi?

    http://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/Dolce-Gabbana/D-G-Light-Blue-485.html
  88. Replies
    19
    Views
    940

    Re: CARNAL flower Alternative?

    I smelled Tom Ford's Jasmin Rouge today and it smells somewhat similar.
  89. Replies
    190
    Views
    8,284

    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    According to the Creed Boutique, it will come in the flacon (no atomizer). I finally smelled it today and it smells like fresh iron garments. It has this clean eucalyptus/green kind of smell. I don't...
  90. Re: I dont understand the 'is my xxxxxx fake?' threads

    I don't think that's what the OP is saying. I think he's saying take some responsibility (whether purchased at retail or discount).
  91. Re: Fake Frederic Malle Portrait of a Lady ??

    All Frederick Malle's were reformulated?
  92. Re: This is uncanny - Creed OV and Mugler Cologne

    Yeah I noticed the strong similarity too. But I haven't experienced Mugler Cologne during the drydown so I can't say they're exactly alike.
  93. Replies
    190
    Views
    8,284

    Re: Creed Windsor coming soon

    http://i.imgur.com/DlG3Zby.gif
  94. Fragrances you love at the initial start but dislike the drydown

    Guerlain Double Vanille = It initially smells like delicious eggnog. But after 15 minutes it turns into a feminine hairspray smell. This is very deceiving. Only if this eggnog smell could last the...
  95. Replies
    146
    Views
    11,992

    Re: What are your 3 favourite Creed fragrances?

    SMW
    FM's Carnal Flower (Creed's long lost sibling)
  96. Replies
    27
    Views
    2,188

    Re: Pure White Cologne Alternative??

    Finally tried Guerlain La Cologne Du Parfumeur today. The only similarity I get is they're both fresh citruses. I don't know what you guys are smelling. Also, Parfumeur has very weak longevity.
  97. Re: Must-Have Niche fragrances that won't break the bank

    Any niche house that offers small affordable sizes (Le Labo, By Killian, Frederic Malle, etc).
  98. Re: Thanks Basenotes - bought my first creed - SMW

    My first Creed was SMW also. SMW and VIW instantaneously grabbed my attention.
  99. Re: Anyone try Le Labo's home fragrances?

    Thanks for identifying what I get out of Coney Island. It's calone!!!! It's what got me attention from it in the first place. Because Coney Island reminds me (a little bit) of Aqua Di Gio.

    So...
  100. Replies
    6,801
    Views
    1,531,774

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

    Ok 2 questions.

    1) Sounds like you've been getting a lot of compliments with Jardin d'Amalfi. Is this the one you got on a split?
    2) How many sprays did you use?
Results 1 to 100 of 500
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000