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    Re: Amouage Portrayal Woman

    I was also considering Epic as well.
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    Re: Amouage Portrayal

    I will definitely sample the women's. It has gotten my attention. Thanks again!
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    Re: Amouage Portrayal

    Incredible!
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    Re: Amouage Portrayal

    Strangely enough, the women's look more interesting to me based on the note pyramid.
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    Amouage Portrayal Woman

    Hi. I originally had the Man version of Amouage Portrayal on my test list, but ultimately had a change of heart. It just sounds too plain and not even worth a shot to me. The women's version sounds...
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    Re: Amouage Portrayal

    No answer? No prob. I'm going to forego the Portrayal Man since it doesn't sound intriguing enough. Took it off my test list.
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    Re: Amouage Portrayal

    For those who have tried it, would you say it leans masculine, unisex, or feminine?
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    Re: Amouage Portrayal

    Thank you for sharing this. I'm on the fence with ordering a sample from Luckyscent.
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    Re: Amouage Portrayal

    I have the Portrayal Man on my test list. Would anyone be willing to offer a sample? Let me know. I'm a big fan of Amouage but I'd prefer to sample this one first.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Does anyone recommend or not recommend Caron pour homme as a blind buy?
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    I might try a Caron por homme, although I'd rather find the original version of it. Probably near impossible to find that version.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Thsnk you for the excellent, crystal clear explanation of the differences of these versions.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Lol. Quite amusing! :laugh:
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    That different? Would you kindly elaborate?
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Thank you.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    That one has got me curious.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    I hear ylang is a popular one as well.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Good suggestions! I'll research both and go from there.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Sleep for days? Have you lost your job yet? Lol J/k
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Messed up dreams....er....

    :laugh:
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    I'll consider that. I might try my newest scent which just arrived today- PdM Layton. Among the notes, it has lavender and vanilla in it. I love the smell of it. Will try that to bed tonight.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    I can see that images of the beach is quite relaxing
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Perhaps something with lavender, a tea note, benzoin, and a boozy note would do. Anyone know of a fragrance like that? Perhaps something a bit sweet, calming, boozy, or light and breezy without much...
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    That would make sense ;)
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Ah bro, no need to apologize! You had no idea. Anyway, I dunno if it enhances my sense of smell, but I do believe my sense of touch is sensitive (to movement, vibrations, etc).
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    I thought that's what you were referring to. Unfortunately, it would have no bearing on me since I am deaf in both ears (been that way since I was a baby).
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    That sounds really good.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    By whitenoise, do you mean letting the sound put one to sleep?
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    I have quite a few times, lol. But she's pregnant now and she needs her sleep.
    Back on topic....
    :laugh:
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Just wondering if there is a scent that can help when I'm not in the mood or don't want to read a book, is all.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Lol...I kinda walked into that one. My apologies. Yes, some activities do help, but other times she's asleep before I am, and I do not like waking her up.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Yes.
    I just need something that calms me. My metabolism is still quite sky high. Annoying at times, I must admit.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    My wife has the opposite effect on me. ;)
    Meaning that her scent IS pleasing but also keeps me awake.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    No need to rub it in, lol.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Lavender with bourbon and maybe even...benzoin/vanilla. Might help.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    That sounds really good. Might add that to my sample list.
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    Re: Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Would you say Lavender Extreme is masculine or unisex? I prefer masculine or unisex as long as it's doesn't lean toward feminine.
    I own Amouage Interlude Man which is gourmand but too overpowering...
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    Best Sleep-Inducing Fragrances For Bedtime?

    Yep, you read the title correctly, lol. I know it may sound weird but I'm a light sleeper and my body is quite sensitive to movement. Also, I own a few fragrances that have great longevity, which at...
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    Re: Worst perfume ads of all time?

    That ad makes no sense, lol.
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    Re: Worst perfume ads of all time?

    I've always hated those!
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    Re: Worst perfume ads of all time?

    The Ploum-Ploum was pretty bad, but not TF barf-inducing bad.
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    Re: Why not artisanal

    I've read that Sultan Pasha and Ensar Oud are pretty darn good. I might give them a shot later on.
  43. Poll: Re: Poll: Most Complex Amouage Fragrance For Men

    I agree with that explanation.
  44. Re: Found a website that claims to make online perfume shopping easier

    Welcome to Basenotes!
    You could also try samples first. Some sites offer samples to try for a cheaper price. Fragrancenet, luckyscent, maxaroma sometimes have samples of what you may be looking for.
  45. Poll: Re: Poll: Most Complex Amouage Fragrance For Men

    I see.
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    I didn't like it enough to buy a full bottle. It came across as a bit too brash for me. A bit too much spicy clove IMO with a bit of soapiness. Who knows, I might give another shot at a later time. ...
  47. Poll: Re: Poll: Most Complex Amouage Fragrance For Men

    Hmmm...interesting
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    Do you find Myths to have a slightly repugnant note? I've never tried that one.
  49. Poll: Re: Poll: Most Complex Amouage Fragrance For Men

    I tried Bracken Man and tried hard to like it. But couldn't. However, complexity aside, I tend to favor Interlude over Jubilation. It's got a nice wild kick to it for me.
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    That cracked me up.
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    Do you like Myths?
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    That's what I'm actually wearing.
  53. Poll: Re: Poll: Most Complex Amouage Fragrance For Men

    Don't forget to vote...if you feel motivated enough.
    Lol
  54. Poll: Re: Poll: Most Complex Amouage Fragrance For Men

    I own a bottle of Interlude. Wonderful stuff!!
  55. Poll: Re: Poll: Most Complex Amouage Fragrance For Men

    Thank you. Did you find Gold to be FBW for you?
  56. Poll: Poll: Most Complex Amouage Fragrance For Men

    Here is a poll for the most complex Amouage fragrance for men. Among the four listed:

    A) Jubilation XXV
    B) Interlude
    C) Myths
    D) Other
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    Re: Men Wearing Jewelry

    Indeed! Soon Depp will be unrecognizable.
    I just wear my wedding ring and a watch on right wrist (left handed). A nice balance for me.
  58. Re: Reformulated Fragrances That Are Most Different From Their Vintage Counterparts

    Excellent post!
  59. Re: How to buy perfumes directly from manufacturer

    Just checking.
    Serbia? Kako si?
  60. Re: How to buy perfumes directly from manufacturer

    Are you looking to do business of some sort with the fragrance companies?
  61. Thread: I am Back

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    Re: I am Back

    :laugh:
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    Re: Must de Cartier

    You can try fragrancenet.com. They never sell fakes and offer very reasonable discounts from time to time.
  63. Thread: I am Back

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    Re: I am Back

    *scratching head*
  64. Re: Reformulated Fragrances That Are Most Different From Their Vintage Counterparts

    I have the current FB of the recent one, but would love to try the original pre-magnetic cap one. Too bad, they are hard to find, even on eBay. Sigh.
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    Re: You Have Some Explaining To Do!

    A nice sentimental memory. Hard to beat that!
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    How so?
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    Re: Fragrance before bed

    Lol
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    Re: Fragrance before bed

    Thanks man!
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    Re: Fragrance before bed

    Update: :laugh:

    I sprayed the Interlude Man once last night and went to bed....and it worked! She left me alone and went to sleep. This morning I asked her how she slept and she beamed and said...
  70. Re: I知 told Ariana Grande Cloud smells like baccarat rouge

    As are most fragrances nowadays.
  71. Re: Im getting really tired of FragranceNet's antics on eBay

    I hear ya.
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    Re: Fragrance before bed

    Did you just read my mind? Dang!
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    Re: Friend's Pics

    This is an AWESOME thread! Thank you for sharing!!
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    Re: Fragrance before bed

    I'm wondering if I should wear my Amouage Interlude Man every night right before I go to bed cuz my wife tells me often that it's hard for her to go to sleep when I'm with her in bed. She tells me...
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    Let's all stay away from fragrancenet on eBay.
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    Re: The Best Fragrance House

    My favorite is Amouage. I would say Chanel is second, but more of a distant second.
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    Re: You Have Some Explaining To Do!

    You got it bro. Lol.
    Love the Caribbean myself. In fact, one of the bottles I own is Creed Virgin Island Water- a temporary cure for my homesickness.
    Yet, I'm ok with Ohio lol. I like to travel...
  78. Poll: Re: Do You Prefer Casual Or Formal Fragrances, Why?

    I lean slightly towards formal.
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    Re: Farewell to Rive Gauche

    A real shame.
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    Re: You Have Some Explaining To Do!

    This a great thread Danny Mitchell. iArriba!

    I came up with mine to honor my ethnicity as I have family from Puerto Rico on my mother's side. My mother was born there and moved to Pennsylvania...
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    Re: Mens Chanel Fragrances

    I agree. I had the pleasure of sampling it. Although I would recommend the original one over the recent ones. The recent ones are more watered down.
  82. Re: 5 fall/winter, 5 spring/summer fragrance wardrobe

    +1

    I agree
  83. Re: 5 fall/winter, 5 spring/summer fragrance wardrobe

    Good pick and incredibly well-priced!
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    Rofl....
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    Interesting....

    I've noticed that a lot of the mysterious fragrances listed in this thread includes incense as one of the notes. I am a fan of incense, if used well. I own a bottle of Amouage ...
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    Re: Chanel Collection for Men

    Love that last sentence, "She prlly didn’t know what she had.. so I took care of it lol"
    Lol :grin:
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    Re: Parfums de marly Pegasus

    Try a sample.
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    Re: BASENOTES.NET -- The Fragrance

    I'm glad you're going with this!
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    Re: Chanel Collection for Men

    +1 for Bleu Parfum. It's fantastic!

    Adamn2020, as for the Allure Homme which you said you got it for only $27, I doubt its authenticity especially for a vintage as they go for much MUCH higher...
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    It's such a mysterious and sensuous smell.
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    Your post gave me a good laugh. I agree. I have smelled quite a few horrible ones and wondered "Wha?!"
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    Re: Parfums de Marly Suggestions

    I'd go for Layton. GORGEOUS scent. My wife and I enjoyed that one. My 16 year old son now has it and loves it.
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    Man, that stinks!
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    That is a strange one. One reviewer stated he smelled "soda pop ferns and laundry detergent flowers." That one has me scratching my head, lol.
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    I checked the notes, it sounds really good.
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    Re: Parfums de marly Pegasus

    Neither to me. My wife has a sample and likes it. It has somewhat of an Iris smell IMO. Quite pleasant.
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    I received a sample of El Cosmico. Very unique but weak projection and weaker sillage. The strongest note that remains throughout is a nice pine smell and a slight waxy smell, a bit mysterious. Not...
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    I got the circus smell, but with paper glue? Yikes!
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    Dzing has come up a number of times. I read the description of it- very amusing!
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    Re: Most Mysterious Fragrance You Ever Smelled

    Wow, even the name itself! Lol
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