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    Re: TM Cologne 4.1oz ONLY $80 WOW

    definitely not. i've seen better deals at macy's, anyway, so i'm sure there are better deals to be had online.
  2. Re: no one (not even a moderator!) knows guerlain's cologne du 68?

    thanks a bunch, guys! can't wait to hear the reviews!
  3. Re: has anyone tried guerlain's cologne du 68?

    ok, if not the guerlain, what about polo's double black?
  4. no one (not even a moderator!) knows guerlain's cologne du 68?

    anyone around here lucky enough to get there hands on this new release (i'm speaking about the men's 2006 release, not the discontinued women's version)? any idea how i can get my little paws on it?
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    Re: the man on the train

    no worries, dustb. at least this is a post in the right direction, considering you're the first to have mentioned actually /seeing/ the film at all. i hope this at least confirms that any others...
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    Re: the man on the train

    you could just rent the movie and see if you can figure it out. still, thanks for the "effort"; at least you bothered to respond...
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    Re: the man on the train

    well, this hasn't had a very good turnout, has it? i'm hoping some of you around here are film buffs like myself and will rent this excellent film to 1) figure out the puzzle that is his bathroom...
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    Re: Guys: Perfume Advice for 15-year-old Girl

    funny, i was noticing that, too...
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    Re: Obsession = lighter version of Kouros?

    i second these sentimients. i would never put obsession into the same conversation as kouros (with the exception of this conversation, of course).
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    the man on the train

    this thread is for the film buffs and fragrance junkies alike.

    in patrice leconte's _the man on the train_ (L'Homme du train), what are the fragrances on Monsieur Manesquier's bathroom shelf??? ...
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    Poll: Re: Average amount of sprays ??

    i go 6 usually--2 each wrist, 2 each inside elbow, and two chest--but my uncle /regularly/ goes well over 20. it's really quite a sight to see!
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    Henri Bendel Wild Fig

    does anyone know anything about this fragrance? i'm a fig addict, and i've been scouring ebay for anything fig, and i've come across quite a few sellers with this fragrance. the thing is, it's...
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    Re: Not to be morbid, but...

    awesome thread!

    i hadn't thought about it, but i suppose i /would/ want to have someone spray on the ol' chergui as a final goodbye.

    as for my will, no one i know enjoys fragrances, so i'll...
  14. Thread: Fake Creed

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    Poll: Re: Fake Creed

    i'm not sure, but i think this is the same seller i warned another basenoter about the other day (and, i think, giraffe, you actually posted in the same thread). bummer.
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    Re: Bill Murray=Gucci Pour Homme

    he's joking.
  16. Re: Changed formulae - industry regulations???

    i'm interested, too, so please let us know if you find out anything. paritcularly if it's dangerous in some way...
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    Re: nautica voyage

    i'm not sure about the whole "discovery" thing, but i can tell you this didn't do much for me at all. i tried voyage out a while ago, and i could't detect anything new, for sure, and i wasn't...
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    Poll: Re: POLL- your scent criteria

    could you explain what you mean by "naturalness"? natural ingredients? smells like the natural world? thanks!
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    Re: SotD Monday 24th July

    congratulations on making it back safely! i'm heading east soon, too, but i won't be daring enough to do it on a motorcycle.

    sotd: trufitt and hill freshman cologne on the left, truefitt and...
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    Re: GIT and SMW on ebay

    i'm normally not suspicious of ebayers, and i buy a lot of perfume on ebay, but there are /far/ too many complaints of "fake" and forgery with this seller. every time a person claims it's a fake,...
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    Re: My Weekend with Fragrance Samples

    i can't speak to the similarity geir has with mountain air (i haven't spent enough time in the mountains to recognize this scent), but i'd at least like to comment on the behalf of geir as a superbly...
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    Re: What are some good fig scents?

    i've discovered recently, too, that fig is "my thing". so, i'm glad to hear someone else has been bitten with the fig bug.

    as for recs, i agree with all of the options listed above. philosykos...
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    Re: Tiffany for Men?

    unlike most of the others around here, i prefer the sport version. it's ideal for early evenings in the summer and fall, and IMO it's worth every penny.
  24. Thread: GIT or SMW

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    Poll: Re: GIT or SMW

    GIT just isn't for me. i own it, but i never reach for it anymore. SMW doesn't draw attention to itself like GIT does, which is why i prefer it. either way, i agree with the others that you should...
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    Re: For casual wear, street wear (i.e. jeans) ?

    i wear jeans almost every day, and i wear anything from mugler cologne to chergui to dior's eau noire.
  26. Re: Versace Mediterraneum. What are your thoughts?

    sorry, mate, never seen it. :(
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    Re: FRAGRANCE of the Day, Friday - 21. July

    chergui. mmmmmmm.
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    Re: FRAGRANCE of the Day, Friday - 21. July

    good luck!!!!!!!!!!!
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    Poll: Re: everybody likes a poll, right?

    thanks for all the help so far. surely there are more of you out there that can weigh in, yes???
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    Poll: Re: everybody likes a poll, right?

    thanks for the thoughtful input, chicat! as soon as i find a sample of Fumerie Turque, i'll give it a go.
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    Poll: Re: everybody likes a poll, right?

    terrific.
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    Poll: Re: everybody likes a poll, right?

    i had no idea some considered this non-niche. is there a separate thread for this debate?
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 19 July

    to celebrate my 100th post (!!!!), i'm wearing clive christian's 1872 (which only comes out on special occasions).
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    Poll: everybody likes a poll, right?

    ok, people, i've decided to finally commit to my next purchase of a large bottle of niche fragrance. the catch is that you, my basenotes peeps, are going to decide which one i go with. cast your...
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    Re: Which fragrance is actually "The King"?

    i have the sneaking suspicion that this thread won't get you anywhere near a consensus, but i'll add my two cents anyway:

    BdP without a doubt...
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    Sticky: Re: getting free company samples

    i contacted Sohum (the australian company featured on basenotes homepage), and they informed mr that they absolutely /do not/ send out samples. just a heads up...
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    Re: Going to Grasse, France

    below is a link to galimard. i'm pretty sure this is the place you can go to design your own fragrance! if you go, please report back to us about all of your adventures...
    ...
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    Re: Creed GIT or Chez Bond

    i've owned both of these at different times, and i have to say i like the chez bond better. but just a little better. with GIT, i don't get the same longevity as with the bond, and i just feel like...
  39. Thread: Mens Prada

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    Re: Mens Prada

    if august 1 is the release date, do you know in what stores it will be featured? that is, will it be a general release date, or something more specific (ie., only in big cities)? thanks!
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    Re: SSD...Just throwing it out there...

    i want to play along, but i don't own bvlgari black (not even a sample), so i'm out if that's what you go with. i do have some mugler cologne, though...

    my wardrobe: ...
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    Re: How should I spend my Devil Money?

    life is short. seriously. you should make yourself happy by buying a beautiful new fragrance (or two). then, if there's money left over, take a friend to lunch. simple as that...
  42. Thread: tj maxx

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    Re: tj maxx

    you'll never get any info from their site. i've tried. their point is that the reason they can offer you such "great discounts" is because they don't spend a lot of money on advertising and other...
  43. Thread: Geir Ness!

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    Re: Geir Ness!

    i just called perfumes west, and the guy told me they didn't have any more geir. when i first asked him about it, he sounded like he'd never heard of it, but then i explained it in a bit more...
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    Re: a fragrance addict's epitaph

    love the allusion!
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    Re: SOTD Monday July 17

    gendarme 20 on the left; gendarme grabazzi on the right. at this point, 20 is winning....
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    hello, moderators: decant list

    before the switch, if one was searching through the directory, under specific fragrances there would be a list of those willing to decant. what happened to this function? thanks!
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    Re: a fragrance addict's epitaph

    yes! more like this!
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    Re: a fragrance addict's epitaph

    nice!
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    Sticky: Re: getting free company samples

    thanks!
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    a fragrance addict's epitaph

    i don't mean to be grossly morbid, but i was thinking a lot last night about addiction, which lead to thoughts about relationships, loneliness, death, and dying (and other such depressing topics). ...
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    Sticky: Re: getting free company samples

    i contacted 10 corso como recently (actually, 3 weeks ago!), and i finally heard back from them today. they say they cannot, "by law", send me samples overseas. they said, in fact, that they can't...
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    Re: Live Jazz, hrm...

    i, too, bought this recently (a good price, thanks to joel_cairo!) based on excellent basenote reviews. unfortunately, i, too, find this fragrance a bit lacking. it's not the worst thing i've...
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    Re: Refusing Samples

    yeah, i'm nowhere near a store like neiman marcus or barneys or even a nordstrom. bummer for me, truly, so i have to rely on buying my samples from the friendly folks on basenotes (or, as a last...
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    Re: Refusing Samples

    as far as i can tell, no one here is implying that djroze is a "fool". and i'm pretty sure no one is defending the SA. anyway, to be clear, djroze, we're all on your side! (we just hope you'll...
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    Re: SSD...Just throwing it out there...

    so, just to be clear, the purpose/objective is simply to get everyone to wear the same scent on the same day, yes?
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    Re: SSD...Just throwing it out there...

    i'm definitely interested, as long as it's not GIT this time. how does it work?
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    Re: Refusing Samples

    indeed, please accept all samples of creed and then ask for more, then you can divide them between the Dawg and myself. hehehe
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    Re: Convention update?

    not sure why this can't also be a "pitch" thread, but just to be naughty, i'll give my two cents: i'm for st. louis, too.
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    Poll: Re: Quick vote on my wish list..

    it's a tough call, but i went with BdP. chergui and mill. imperial come in a close 2nd and 3rd, though. good luck!
  60. Thread: i can't find

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    Re: i can't find

    ah-hah! thanks!
  61. Thread: thanks

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    Re: New scent tomorrow!

    i'd go with the mugler cologne, rochas man, and burberry brit (in that order). good luck!
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    Re: Convention update?

    basenotes convention??? i'm down. someone get us those details, pretty please...
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    Re: miller harris figue amère

    thanks for the info!
  64. Thread: i can't find

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    i can't find

    a record of parfums de nicolai. ever heard of this, or am i just missing it in the directory?
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    miller harris figue amère

    i'm in a bit of a hurry to get feedback/info for this fragrance, as there is a possibility of me buying a full bottle in the next few hours (i have a good deal lined up, but i hate to buy blindly). ...
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    Re: miller harris figue amère

    i forgot to mention that i'm in a bit of a hurry to get feedback for this, as there is a possibility of me buying a full bottle in the next few hours (i have a good deal lined up, but i hate to buy...
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    miller harris figue amère

    i've heard some good things about this fragrance, but i'm wondering about it's longevity. considering that miller harris isn't cheap, i'd like to know a little more about its sillage and staying...
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    Re: The Irresistible Fig

    does anyone here have a decant of the miller harris fig they'd be willing to sell? if so, please pm me. thanks!
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    Re: we finally cracked 100!!!!

    obviously, i'm the only one impressed by this. who-da thunk it...
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    we finally cracked 100!!!!

    congratulations, all! our little community finally got over the 100 active users online barrier! that's a nice accomplishment, me thinks...
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    Re: Malle Samples Received...My Thoughts

    indeed.
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    Re: a little help with galimard, please

    nope, it's actually in cincinnati, near kenwood mall, in a place called madisonville. here's their contact info if you need it:

    studiogalimardcinci.com
    888-444-2805

    hope this helps...
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    Re: a nose is a nose is a nose?

    excellent resource! thanks so much!
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    a nose is a nose is a nose?

    i've been hunting around the internet and the basenotes archives for info. on the world's greatest Noses, but i haven't found much in the way of a comprehensive list. does anyone around here have...
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    Re: Les senteurs:london

    indeeed, guidion is right to stick up for his posts, as any careful reading will show that his posts in no way attack or blame hirch for his experience. in fact, guidion spent a great deal of time...
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    Re: Battle of the Barbershops?

    i've tried both of the west indian limes from truefitt and hill and geo. f. trumpers. though i like them both, i would choose truefitt and hill's version, as it seems to have a much more palatable...
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    Re: a little help, please

    thanks!
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    Re: a little help, please

    as with any fragrance line, i'd like to know if it's worth my (our) time, how it stacks up to other niche fragrances, what are the best scents in the line, etc., etc. as of now, no one around...
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    Re: a little help, please

    so no one at basenotes knows anything about galimard?!? is this possible?
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    Re: Fragrance of the day - Sunday, July 9th

    eau de pas2iche. i went fragrance hunting for 4 hours yesterday, and i'm feeling a bit fatigued, so i'm giving myself a break today.
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    a little help with galimard, please

    i live near cincinnati, and i was out and about shopping today when i stumbled across a boutique that allows you to make your own fragrances. this is great news, and i'll definitely be giving it a...
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes - Summer's Essence

    And how do you say "Terre D'Hermes SMELLS like a stomach ache?

    :)[/QUOTE]

    yep. as much as i respect all you basenoters out there who love tdh, i have to disagree with the endorsements listed...
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    Re: Fragrance of the Day Saturday July 8

    fresh "fig apricot". this stuff is awesome!!!
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    Re: Versace Fragrances

    i couldn't agree more. versace au fraiche is decent, but i can't imagine reaching for it before all of the other "fresh" scents i already own. as for dreamer, it's not that i hate it, it's just...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 7 July

    frederic malle "angeliques sous la pluie"
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    Poll: Re: Are you more obssesed than we think?

    i think it's important to distinguish between one's wardrobe and how much one researches/obsesses/pines/etc. for fragrances. after all, just because i'm a broke graduate student doesn't mean i'm not...
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    Re: SotD Thursday 6 July

    redcurrant basil by fresh
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    Sticky: Re: getting free company samples

    i'm happy to say frederic malle has eradicated the problem i spoke of in the post above. looks like it's safe to to say they're a company willing to go the extra mile (even if does take a little...
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    Re: Fragrance of the Day Wednesday July 5

    malle's vetiver extraordinaire. deeeelightful!
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    Sticky: Re: getting free company samples

    a friend of mine is having a /terrible/ experience with frederic malle right now. she requested some samples, they asked her to fill out their questionaire, and then they told her to go buy some...
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    Re: Hey, baby, it's the (SotD Tues) 4th of July!

    for a special day, a special fragrance:

    geir ness.

    go germany!!!
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    Sticky: Re: getting free company samples

    i'll respond here, as i think everyone could benefit from knowing how to best inquire about samples. it's really quite simple for me, as i live in a fairly remote town in the midwest. so, i explain...
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    Sticky: Re: getting free company samples

    did you email amouage at the address i gave you? any success?
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    Sticky: Re: getting free company samples

    i have not had a lot of success with l'artisan (2 of the 3 bottles exploded in transit, and they haven't responded to my request to resend the lost samples), but amouage ha been /exceedingly/...
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    Re: Fragrance of the Day Monday July 3

    tam dao!
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    Re: do you know diptyque?

    yeah, virgilio is probably at the bottom of my list of diptyques at this point. but... i think they're all worth a try. certainly, tam dao and philosykos are.
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    do you know diptyque?

    if you don't, it's time you were formally introdcued. i'd read a little about diptyque fragrances on basenotes, and it was enough for me to contact diptyque and request some samples. they were...
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    Re: SotD 2 July - Sunday

    diptyque's philosykos
  99. Re: If someone offered you a FREE bottle of one of these, which one/and why?

    definitely declaration!
  100. Re: Fragrance Connoisseur, Aficionado, or Addict?

    without a doubt, i'm an addict, too. there are very few moments in the day when i'm /not/ thinking about my fragrances (or the ones i hope to collect soon). during the world cup yesterday, for...
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