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  1. Re: Dior Homme Intense -- NON REFORMULATED - $100 shipped

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  2. Re: Dior Homme Intense -- NON REFORMULATED - $100 shipped

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  3. Dior Homme Intense -- NON REFORMULATED - $100 shipped

    Hello,

    Up for sale is my non-reformulated, black collar, DHI.

    It's a 3.4 ounce 100ml about 98% full.

    Batch code is: 1R02 indicating a manufacture date of April 2011.


    Price is $100...
  4. Re: Givenchy Play Intense & Dior Homme (CONUS Only)

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  5. Givenchy Play Intense & Dior Homme, Bulgari Black (CONUS Only)

    Givenchy Play Intense 3.4 ounce 100 mL (99% full) - $50 shipped OBO

    Dior Homme 3.4 ounce 100 mL (99% full) - Batch Code: 1S01 (May 2011) - SOLD

    Bulgari Black - 1.3 ounce 40 mL (99% full) -...
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    Re: Wanted: Black Aoud, Aventus

    I have a 1.7 ounce 50mL decant of Creed Aventus. Tried to PM you but your inbox is full.
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    Re: first date; looking for a nice, sexy cologne

    I am a college student as well soon to be 21. Since your date is only a day and a half away and you want something that is pleasing.... I'd go with something on the safe side. Since L'Homme and La...
  8. Thread: Givenchy

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    Re: Givenchy

    I have only tried Givenchy Pi and Play Intense. Pi smelled too similar to Le Male but I really enjoyed Play Intense.
  9. Re: My 1st Niche! If I order Aventus from fragrancenet...?

    Someone on the forums here is selling a 4 ounce Aventus for $175. I believe its at least 90% full.
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    Re: What to wear at a bar/club (to meet women)?

    Dior Homme Intense and Creed Aventus
  11. Re: Suggestions for best juiciest TANGERINE frag' ?? ...

    +1 for Acqua Di Parma - Arancia Di Capri

    One of the best citrus openings (tangerine focused) I've ever smelled. Longevity sucks on my skin though.
  12. Thread: 1.7oz or 3.4oz?

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    Re: 1.7oz or 3.4oz?

    I have about 12 bottles in my collection so far and all of them are the 3.4 ounce size except for my 2 ounce bottle of L'homme. I'm only halfway through my bottle of L'homme and I've had it for a...
  13. Re: What are the best "swiss army knife" fragrances?

    L'homme
    Millesime Imperial
    Polo Black
    Aventus
    Cartier Roadster
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    Poll: Re: YSL: L'Homme vs La Nuit

    L'homme's top notes smell really good. Longevity sucks though and it all goes downhill from there. Between the two I prefer L'homme. I don't know why but lately La Nuit gives off this "cheap" smell...
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    Re: Niche vs Designer

    Designer and Niche scents are often very different as you have stated. I have smelled niche scents that I could easily classify as designer (certain bonds come to mind) and the same goes for some...
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    Re: What are you wearing to bed right now?

    Acqua di Parma - Mandorlo di Sicilia... vanilla and almonds
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    Re: What fragrance has expensive smelling?

    Creed Millesime Imperial
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    Re: A 250$ starters kit ! Any ideas ?

    Casual/Work: YSL - L'Homme
    Evening/Going out: YSL - La Nuit de L'Homme
    Versatile: Spring, Summer and Fall: Ed Hardy Love and Luck or Carolina Herrera 212 Men
    Gourmand: Rochas Man or Givenchy Play...
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    Re: Creed Issue... Need Advice

    Dont buy Creeds if batch inconsistencies will bother you. The batches may not be extremely different but you can tell there is a difference. For my bottle of MI i sampled two different bottles...
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    Dior Homme at Sephora

    I went to Sephora today and tried out a tester of Dior Homme batch code (0U01) dating it to be manufactured in July 2010. I liked the opening of the tester and saw that there was one 3.4 ounce left....
  21. Thread: Acqua Di Parma

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    Re: Acqua Di Parma

    I haven't sampled any of the Colonia line but I have tried three or four of the "Blu Meditteraneo" fragrances. Arancia di Capri is a great orange-focused citrus but longevity seems very poor. The...
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    Re: SOTD; Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

    Dior Homme Intense - original formulation
  23. Thread: Is this weird?

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    Re: Is this weird?

    That was a little difficult to read... anyway, you shouldn't feel pressured to like a fragrance just because your wife likes it or if a lot of people on basenotes like it. Fragrances are very...
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    Re: Your first niche bottle ( OFFICIAl THREAD)

    Millesime Imperial: Youtube hype and basenotes hype. It's a great scent and my girlfriend's current favorite over her former favorite Love and Luck. I'm still not sure if it's worth the price tag due...
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    Re: pretty disappointed with creed M.I.

    I recently got a 2011 batch of MI too and I like it a lot. The melon and sea salt notes are very well balanced, I don't really get a lemon note from it. My only complaint is poor longevity, although...
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    Re: Aventus got me in trouble at work

    My rule is 4 sprays MAX no matter what the scent is. You may not smell it because of olfactory fatigue but other people definitely will. 2 shots to the neck, 1 to the chest... or 2 shots to the chest...
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    Re: Best Chanel Fragrance

    Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche - most natural lemon scent I have ever smelled, it has a creamy and sharp pepper vibe to it as well. Really well blended fragrance
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    Re: l'instant de guerlain extreme... idk anymore

    I used to have LIDGE as well and sold it because I found it a little too sweet and the cocoa came off really bold. It seems like men mostly love this stuff but it's hit or miss for women. I plan on...
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    Re: I need a good orange for summer

    Acqua di Parma - Arancia di Capri
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    Re: New Haarlem Bond No.9 Blind Buy?

    As many have already said... DO NOT blind buy. I'm still testing out New Haarlem to see if I like it enough to warrant buying a full bottle. Currently, it just smells like thick maple syrup and more...
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    Re: New to basenotes and the Fragrance Community!

    Make sure you SAMPLE stuff and give it a good wear before you decide on buying! Especially with the niche stuff...

    Some of my favorites:

    YSL La Nuit de L'homme - The night time/flanker version...
  32. Re: Introduction and Vacation Scent Recommendation

    Based on what you have...

    GIT for the day and Gucci Pour Home II for the night
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    Re: wanna help me make a decision?

    If you haven't you should try Millesime Imperial or if you don't want to spend too much then try Ed Hardy's Love and Luck (similar to Millesime Imperial just a bit more synthetic and replace the...
  34. Re: Received 4.0 oz Creed Millesime Imperial today

    Yeah I figured as much. Thanks for the confirmation mesaboogie
  35. Re: Received 4.0 oz Creed Millesime Imperial today

    It must be something that gets added on when the bottle changes hands along the discount chain in the grey market. Yes it's a great batch I find that the melon and salt accords are balanced very...
  36. Received 4.0 oz Creed Millesime Imperial today

    Hey everyone,

    I got my Creed Millesime Imperial 4 ounce bottle yesterday in the mail and it's great! (ordered off eBay)Smells just like the sample I got from Nordstrom. It's a 2011 batch...
  37. Re: New purchase today - thoughts and recommendations?

    I got the chance to sample some Bonds and Tom Fords at Nordstroms. Neroli Portofino is a great fresh citrusy masculine scent. I'm still testing out Lavender Palm. Tobacco Vanille and Tuscan Leather...
  38. Re: New purchase today - thoughts and recommendations?

    I tried GIT a while back and although it's a great fresh scent, 212 Men by Carolina Herrera does just fine as a fresh scent for me at a fraction of the Creed's price tag.



    I sampled some Creeds...
  39. New purchase today - thoughts and recommendations?

    Hello all,

    It has been a while since I've posted on basenotes as I have been extremely busy with my studies in college (I'm currently finishing up my senior year). However, I now have some free...
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    Re: D&G The One for Men alternative please

    You should sample "Villain" by Ed Hardy. Don't let the Ed Hardy name discourage you, Villain smells extremely similar to The One, the only difference I can smell are in the initial sprays. Give both...
  41. Re: Finally put a finger on what Allure Homme sport smells like.

    I personally didn't really care for Allure Homme Sport when I sampled it. Smelled like another synthetic citrus to me; I prefer Allure Edition Blanche as a natural creamy lemon scent. The top notes...
  42. Re: Boss Bottled vs YSL La Nuit vs YSL L'Homme vs D & G Pour Homme

    L'Homme or La Nuit both are good although I much prefer La Nuit over L'homme. They are both versatile but La Nuit seems to have more depth (complex) and lasts longer/projects better than L'Homme
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    Re: So.. I ordered Dior Homme Intense blind...

    I have a sample of DHI and it's really great. The only thing that might turn you away is the initial lipstick/makeup vibe you get. I don't mind it though and it only gets better from the top notes. I...
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    Re: Quick tip please on GIT retailers...

    Out of all the places... Walgreens has it!
    http://www.walgreens.com/store/c/creed-green-irish-tweed-eau-de-toilette-spray-for-men/ID=prod5453798-product

    I would also check out FragranceNet and...
  45. Thread: Axe body spray

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    Poll: Re: Axe body spray

    I used to spray on axe during my middle school and high school years in the locker room but that's about it as far as the spray goes. I still use axe deodorant sticks and their body washes though as...
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    Re: Musc Ravageur - Impressions: I don't get it

    In regards to the Rolls Royce comment, affording it is not an issue otherwise I wouldn't waste my money sampling it. I see it as a fragrance that a lot of people love and a lot of people don't...
  47. Thread: Bvlgari black

    by Sovski
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    Re: Bvlgari black

    I think it's absolutely a gourmandish in the dry down. I get a distinct smooth vanilla from it once the rubber note fades to the background. I have a small 40 ml bottle of it and enjoy it but...
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    Re: Musc Ravageur - Impressions: I don't get it

    I meant no disrespect to any of the older members on the forums when I described it as an "old man" smell. As I have said I'm still new to fragrances and for lack of experience that's the only real...
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    Re: Musc Ravageur - Impressions: I don't get it

    I figured we're not having much of a "summer" up here in Washington so decided to try Musc Ravageur out of pure curiosity. You are probably right though I'll keep my sample around to try in the...
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    Musc Ravageur - Impressions: I don't get it

    I've been sampling a 1.5 ml atomizer of Musc Ravageur that I got from The Perfumed Court for a few days now and I just don't understand it. I'm still new to fragrances and can't pick apart the notes...
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    Re: Curiosity got the cat 1 million

    I've been meaning to sample Le Male and 1 million just to see why they're so popular. If I like them I'd probably only end up buying a a small bottle of one mostly just to have in my collection since...
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    Re: Beware of selling on eBay...

    Sorry to hear about the bad experience but like you said at least it was an inexpensive bottle and you got to keep the money from the transaction. I tend to be wary of selling on eBay and try to...
  53. Re: L'Instant De Guerlain Extreme help verifying authenticity? (Pictures)

    Maybe he wanted to show off his sensitive side to show he couldn't possibly be selling a fake? :grin:
  54. Re: L'Instant De Guerlain Extreme help verifying authenticity? (Pictures)

    I actually ended up buying it from acjigga right here on bassnotes. The listing on eBay is still up though for another 20 hours and it's a decent price. It's at 49 GBP right now which is about 80...
  55. Re: L'Instant De Guerlain Extreme help verifying authenticity? (Pictures)

    Yeah I figured it most likely wouldn't be fake which is the reason why I've decided to buy it off ebay. That being said.... the lengths counterfeiters can go to never cease to surprise me. I'm trying...
  56. L'Instant De Guerlain Extreme help verifying authenticity? (Pictures)

    Hey guys BeautyEncounter is out of stock now so I'm buying a bottle of L'Instant Extreme off ebay. I asked the seller to provide the lot numbers to me and he sent me a picture of the bottom of the...
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    Re: Do you wear fragrances in your house?

    Yes and no. Some fragrances I wouldn't wear at home while others I wouldn't hesitate to put on just to smell throughout the day. I wouldn't wear La Nuit de l'Homme at home but I have no problem...
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    Re: Bond samples - where to be had?

    Thanks for the info Pantala I live 20 minutes away from Seattle and I've been looking for samples of Bond No. 9 fragrances especially New Haarlem.
  59. Re: Gourmands - Guerlain Extreme vs Dior Homme Intense vs Bond no. 9 New Haarlem

    It looks like I'll be getting L'IDGE since everyone seems to be saying it's better suited for class and more versatile while DHI is also very good but more for a night out. I already have La Nuit de...
  60. Re: Gourmands - Guerlain Extreme vs Dior Homme Intense vs Bond no. 9 New Haarlem

    Lol well I'm glad I could push you to indulge in one of your favorites! Sounds to me like it would be worth it to buy another bottle for yourself since tou try to use it sparingly. I know they will...
  61. Gourmands - Guerlain Extreme vs Dior Homme Intense vs Bond no. 9 New Haarlem

    I've been doing a lot of reading about Gourmands around the forum and have decided to get another fall/winter scent. I have narrowed it down to Guerlain's Extreme, DHI and New Haarlem. I realize that...
  62. Re: Introduction/New to the Community - Signature Fall/Winter Scent

    Just got back from Neiman Marcus and sampled some of the fragrances. I sampled Chanel Allure Homme, YSL La Nuit' De l'homme, Burberry London and Gucci Guilty. Allure Homme was okay but it didn't...
  63. Re: Introduction/New to the Community - Signature Fall/Winter Scent

    Thanks for the warm welcome everyone! Would you guys recommend Bulgari Black? I was at Nordstrom Rack the other day and saw a 50 mL bottle of it for $30.00

    I'm heading out to Neiman Marcus later...
  64. Introduction/New to the Community - Signature Fall/Winter Scent

    Hey everyone! I have found myself looking more and more at different types of fragrances lately and would like to become familiar with the community. That being said, I am very new to fragrances and...
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