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    Re: Houses / notes that bother you

    I also don't like most from this fragrance hedge fund...
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    Re: Houses / notes that bother you

    Not the entire house, but Sauvage from Dior. It's such a chemical mess and I find it pathetic that sales girls have to keep on spraying this toxic mess at malls and I really really wish I had a gas...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    I think epapsiou and I are like bluto and otter 😂😂
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    SOTD Revillon French Line.




    Epapsiou, will "Creed Bois du Portugal, before price increases" be considered as vintage???
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Remik wakes up again!!! Great buys.
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Incense Norma Kamali as SOTD.
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Both R and Pour homme are such gems, for such affordable prices...Good buy epapsiou!
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    Re: Claasic chypre/fougere

    Gucci's Nobile and the vtg Pour Homme.
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    Re: Aramis New West.

    I had multiple chances to buy, but a store refused to even let me take a sniff of the cap, with the packaging having couple of torn sides; pissed me off and I walked off��
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    Re: Aramis New West.

    Buysblind can you please post a picture of the older bottle? I did some search early 2016 and then couldn't follow up on buying this...
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    Re: Fragrances You Intend to Wear More in 2018.

    Getting tired of the good smelling vintages I have and how ungrateful I am to be owning those, so i am planning to mix various batches of Creed MI / GIT, along with the worst ever created fragrance...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Wearing Maitre Parfumeur et Gantier Santal Noble today, what a fragrance and such a horrible bottle...
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    Re: NEW FREDERIC MALLE : Al Waad (Promise)

    I hope this is priced in the regular Malle range than what they did with The Night.
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    Re: CREED Unicorn found.

    Batch code thread, batch code thread, batch code thread...

    72659
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    Re: Finest Sandalwood fragrance out there?

    Yes, am sure Gupts found a few he needed already...
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    Re: Best Male Oakmoss fragrance

    Many excellent choices already mee, but my 2 favorites are below...

    Fougere - Gucci Nobile

    Chypre - Gucci Pour Homme 1976.

    In terms of heaviest oakmoss presence, Molyneux Captain is hard...
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    Re: Dior Sauvage killed Creed Aventus

    Will we also have Sauvage batch code threads?
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 30th September, 2017

    Himalaya by Scriabin.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 30th September, 2017

    Himalaya by Scriabin.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I think this was my most challenging fragrance, I couldn't stand the start, but about an hour or two after it's better. The weird thing about this is that I get compliments every time I've worn it....
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    To add, to some fine, deserving words - Josh is a humble, sincerely customer oriented person - sales comes second, or on many occasions, I wonder if it matters at all to him. The few that realize and...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    One of the best vintages to buy...
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    Re: Scents inspired by automakers

    Agree, Ettore Bugatti tops them all in my books too.
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Almost a year since my last buy...

    Bought Boss number one older edition. Pretty nice. Not in greatness zone though.
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    10 sprays of vtg Dior Jules EDT, so those who want to smell this far and away can...I slept a the longest # of hours after about 11 months y'day night and just got up. Going to have an extra long...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Gucci Nobile as my SOTD, edt and after shave gel.
  27. Re: Does "vintage" on here indicate prior to a certain date?

    I trusted you and what do I see now... Fragrance Brutus (vtg version) ☺️

    Snoot, welcome aboard! I am a terrible nose (as in deciphering notes in a fragrance), but love fragrances and in...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Agree. One hardly talked about Creed that could use some...

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    Its been more than a year since I smelled Weil's Kipling, but it wasn't a nothing scent to me. Need to unpack...
  29. Re: Does "vintage" on here indicate prior to a certain date?

    Varies from person to person, u ask me, a Creed fan, to me my bottle of Aventus bought yesterday is vintage compared to the one I bought today (and I normally buy one a day)...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Anything predating Rume, Baque is something that'll interest me...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 3rd September, 2017

    https://fimgs.net/images/perfume/375x500.4317.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 3rd September, 2017

    https://fimgs.net/images/perfume/375x500.4317.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 3rd September, 2017

    One of my fav vetivers - rooty, earthy masterpiece!!!
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Try it & you'd like it more than most of what u own...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Agree with the above, they're not redundant (based on my older bottles). The DNA is similar for sure though - Baque, Rume and Sova.
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    Re: IS this the most expensive Guerlain

    Was it a Djedi?
  37. Thread: Armpit accord

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    Re: Armpit accord

    @ teardrop & Starblind - comments made me smile, only on basenotes though, where we get to read these!


    I know purecaramel - not animalic enough for u :)
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I remember reading this, word for word :)
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Awesome buys, guys!

    Parfum d'habit is one of the best vtg MPEG's.
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    Re: Today I bought August 2017

    Good buy BB!





    Great buy!
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Akahina hope you bought a bottle if you didn't earlier...
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    Re: Today I bought August 2017

    Some excellent buys gentlemen, I feel as if I'm an old guy commenting :beer:
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Bogart Furyo on Saturday and I'll go with Rochas Lui today...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    This should be as good as the cologne. Good buy!
  45. Re: What do you consider the worst "chemical nightmare" fragrance?

    For me it's hands down Dior's Sewage, oops, Sauvage...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    ^^^ awesome find JR, enjoy!!!
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    Re: A father's day story, for fragheads

    This however has to be the mother of all steals for basenoters... Great find for a BN with grt taste.
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    Re: A father's day story, for fragheads

    Yes, agree. Shopping mall for herself and flea market for the husband:2vrolijk_08:
  49. Poll: Re: Salvador Dali Pour Homme vs Christian Dior Jules(vintage)

    How different is the Jules, old vs new? I can't see Dior breaking IFRA and keeping the same amount of oakmoss in the new version.
  50. Poll: Re: Salvador Dali Pour Homme vs Christian Dior Jules(vintage)

    BTW great to see some old BN chime in...
  51. Poll: Re: Salvador Dali Pour Homme vs Christian Dior Jules(vintage)

    SDPH is all about rough, insanely bold, dark, brooding but yet, due to its strength, an announcement making type of a fragrance. I own it and like it.

    Jules is bold too, but nowhere near SDPH....
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    Poll: Re: Animalic discussion and a poll

    They start writing reviews yet??? Eager to subscribe 😊
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    Re: Your least favorite fragrance house name

    I don't like (Original) Creed - it rhymes so easily with Greed, we all know Oliver donates all the $$ earned from Aventus batch thread generated sales profits to charity...
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    Re: Challenging Fragrances

    Sova when it came out was a toughie, not so anymore, but Mare still is. Rume and Baque were very dense but I wouldn't call them challenging...
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    Re: Challenging Fragrances

    Slumberhouse Mare, Sova and Montale Cuir d'Arabie were tough ones...
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    Re: Challenging Fragrances

    ^^^ I happen to love this one and find the rose to be excellent...Not disagreeing with you, just saying my thoughts.
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    Re: 2017: Vintage Lounge and Wednesday Sync

    I'll go with Antaeus for tomorrow...Hope you guys are doing well!!!
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    Re: I wanted a bottle of Moss Breches but ouch!

    Slumberhouse Sova if you can get, is another hay / beeswax giant...
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    Re: Most Undervalued Vintage Frags?

    Vintages from Capucci and Rochas (except Macassar which is expensive) are often undervalued imho - Capucci Pour Homme, R de Capucci, Rochas Moustache etc...
  60. Re: Which fragrance was completely misnamed, in your opinion? ...and WHY?

    Just say it - u don't like Creed and are jealous that you wish you had made those three scents yourselves, travelling to the ends of the world, hand picking ingredients, macerating them in a secret...
  61. Re: Have you ever said to yourself " Phew! Thank goodness I don't have to chase that one down".

    Never said that, but waiting to, as soon as I get Macassar...
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    Poll: Re: Favourite Of These Discontinued...?

    David - a collector like you will agree that choosing one from that lot is mighty difficult... I wouldn't keep envy or GPH 2003 or By Man in this list as most others are 80's gems (or earlier).

    I...
  63. Re: Let's Go Back In Time.....What Were The First 10 Fragrances That You Ever Bought?

    Didn't have 10, but the below were there most days, 3-4 at a time.

    Eau Sauvage edt
    Fahrenheit
    Hilfiger Athletics
    Acqua di Gio
    Rochas Moustache
    Gucci Rush
    Gucci Nobile
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 9th April, 2017

    Vintage Chanel Egoiste edt as my SOTD.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 9th April, 2017

    Vintage Chanel Egoiste edt.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 8th April, 2017

    I'm sad that it's already Sunday.

    Sprayed on some wonderful Route du Vetiver by Maitre Parfumeur et Gantier, vintage ribbed bottle, what a wonderful fragrance this is!!!

    Enjoy your Sunday...
  67. Re: Norma Kamali Incense: Need Help From People Who Remember.

    And to add, it was never an oil, prob perfume concentration would be my guess, but I really don't care, it's such a gem, discontinued like most others...
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    Re: Chanel vs. Dior

    Yes, I do this with all new releases nowadays...
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    Re: Chanel vs. Dior

    From a historic perspective, Chanel.

    From my own perspective - vtg Eau Sauvage edt and vtg Fahrenheit, chapter closed, Dior wins, although I might own more bottles of Chanel...
  70. Re: Norma Kamali Incense: Need Help From People Who Remember.

    ClaireV, the sample CM gave you is the original version, which I sent him years back. Deadidol ran a split and I got a good portion along with buying from another seller from Crystal Forum, who is on...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 7th April, 2017

    Idole de Lubin edt as my SOTD.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 7th April, 2017

    Idole de Lubin edt, masterpiece fragrance in a stunning bottle.
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    Re: 2017: Vintage Lounge and Wednesday Sync

    Too late for the sync, as I went with Basala...If not, I would have taken Salvador Dali Pour Homme, it's dark, haunting and many other things in between.
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 5th April, 2017

    JR everything about this fragrance is awesome, one of the best releases from the 90's and m SOTD yesterday. Also, one of the best drydowns...

    I went with Shiseido Basala today.
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    Re: Today I bought March 2017

    I'm yet to try any from this house but those bottles look gorgeous...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Two excellent leathers, Bel Ami is great, Moschino is very good.

    Bel Ami vintage happens to be my SOTD.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 2nd April, 2017

    Vintage Hermes Bel Ami as my SOTD.
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 2nd April, 2017

    Afternoon all!!!

    Vintage Hermes Bel Ami as my SOTD.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 30th March, 2017

    Lumière Noire by MFK as my SOTD.
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    Re: BNers with similar "nose" like yours

    All the people I have talked to over the years have a much better nose than I, so my efforts of making such a list will be as futile as when I tried to make a top 20 vintages list...Way too many...
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    Re: Best Frankincense scent? Anyone have One?

    I own almost all of the ones mentioned & Sahara Noir tops Bois d'encens (the best though is one u can never find - Norma Kamali Incense).
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Yup, that'll be a good one.
  83. Re: Dior Homme Intense has a new reformulation (2017 bottles)

    Finally, I'm waiting for the batch code battles of original vintage DHI vs 2017 DHI, VS first formulation DHI.
  84. Re: Requesting Responses from Basenoters for a Survey on Niche vs. Designer Fragrances

    Question 1. What words would you use to describe the term “niche” fragrances? Most confusing term with regards to fragrances.


    Question 2. What words would you use to describe the term “designer”...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    http://i43.tinypic.com/9hrszb.png
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Excellent purchase!!!

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    Vintage or not, this in one of those rare late 90's releases that are very good, but not in the "great" zone...Very good but, nonetheless.

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    Re: Aventus for her... Why the hate?

    I think OP is clearly looking for dudes to support the Her version, I'm sure he's trying every women's perfume released with the same enthusiasm...

    As for the thread, FINALLY... I was so bored of...
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    Re: Your best blind buy ever

    Quite a lot of blind buys turned out to be great finds, one stand out is Lacoste Eau de Sport, Jean Patou / Jean Kerleo creation for Lacoste back in the 60's.
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    Re: Today I bought February 2017

    Only in Italy can you find the Idole as a bargain... Great perfume. Enjoy my friend.
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    Re: Today I bought February 2017

    I think this is my first buy in 2017 - Roberto Capucci - Capucci Pour Homme 100ml spray, vintage (obviously).
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    Wow, that is a great haul!!!

    Which Bel Ami version? Cocktail?
  92. Re: What is the "cheapest" scent that you really enjoy?

    I completely disagree. They have 'original" in their name, so maybe "all" other just copied their idea, but just happened to have released the fragrances before Creed could make hand made bottles and...
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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Since moving Feb 1, all I had was l'Humaniste & Bentley for men intense. My wardrobe boxes & other finally arrived couple of days back & I wore vtg Or Black y'day for a dinner. As I was about to...
  94. Re: 15-Bottle Vintage Fragrance Wardrobe Design Challenge

    Bavard - how many wardrobes again - 3 or 4? I'm almost ready to post the list(s)...
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    Re: 2017: Vintage SOTD and Wednesday Sync

    Hate this factor in fragrances - Carven Homme is one that's from my recent purchases that's quite weak too. But it's beautiful while it lasts...
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    Re: 2017: Vintage SOTD and Wednesday Sync

    Lmao!!!

    It sure does... Just the lack of energy being the main reason for me not checking BN...
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    Re: 2017: Vintage SOTD and Wednesday Sync

    Jean Patou / Jean Kerleo's creation for Lacoste - Lacoste Eau de Sport as my SOTD.

    Probably my oldest bottle. I'm leaving for Winnipeg this Wed & I'm leaving so many vintages behind as my moving...
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    Re: 2017: Vintage SOTD and Wednesday Sync

    Agree to the agree above :)

    My SOTD is Cosmair version Polo...
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    Re: Vintage Fragrances I bought today

    So I was shopping for some dress shirts going in & out of the Saks, Holt, The Bay etc & mentally was proud of myself - there were many niche counters & The Bay / Sephora on the way had all designers...
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    Re: Today I Bought January 2017

    So I was shopping for some dress shirts going in & out of the Saks, Holt, The Bay etc & mentally was proud of myself - there were many niche counters & The Bay / Sephora on the way had all designers...
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