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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    My thought is, my purchasing will slow down.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I have a bottle of Grev Limited Cask from 2015 and two bottles of Norne from 2014. Neither Norne nor Grev have ever smelled like pickles or vinegar to me. Now Mare on the other hand definitely has a...
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    Re: Madhat Scents is very under-rated

    I wore Fields of Provence today and enjoyed it immensely! Incredibly fresh, sharp and amazing, but also tranquility in a bottle...I love many lavender fragrances, but none more than Fields of...
  4. Re: Lucky scent / scent bar is coming to nyc !

    I'll definitely stop in on my next trip to NYC as well!
  5. Re: Fille en Aiguilles & Micallef Seducteur

    Sounds like one I'd better try out as FeA is one of my ALL TIME FAVES!!! Thanks for the tip...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    I'm really sorry man. This is just not acceptable...they need to expedite your bottle to you ASAP!
  7. Re: Massive mental struggle to decide between wearing Creed Viking or Vetiver Geranium today.

    I understand on a lesser level than you've explained here, but I do understand. There are times when I struggle a bit with this morning indecision too. As you mention, it comes partially from having...
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    Re: Scent bar hit list

    My choice would be the Bruno Acampora Musk. I likey.

    I have a sample of Malik Al Taif and need to revisit. But, as Rynege suggested the Arej Le Dore stuff is a must buy if you really like it...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Mine was just delivered, so your point is right on. I’ll report on the similarities or differences between my FB and sample of Overture later this evening.
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    Re: Madhat Scents is very under-rated

    Very excited to try Fields of Provence! MadHat rules!:thumbsup:
  11. Re: Your Favorite Fragrance For A First Date.

    One my very first date I wore Jovan Musk. LOL...but I was wearing Hai Karate long before that. I got my first bottle of Hai Karate in a small department store in the town I grew up in when I was...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Apparently my package just departed the East Midlands hub in the UK about 10 minutes ago, so it hasn’t even left the UK yet. I won’t be seeing it for several days I imagine. The estimated delivery...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Wow. Yet another snafu on this exclusive Amouage from Harrods. This has been an interesting situation so far. Mine left the UK early this morning and I can’t imagine it will be here by today. I think...
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    Re: Autumn Selections 2019

    Slumberhouse Baque is a great Autumn choice. One of my very favorite Autumn fragrances is also by Slumberhouse, the amazing Jeke and I'll be breaking it out when the leaves change color and the temp...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Got my shipping confirmation too. Mine should be arriving tomorrow!
  16. Re: New Parfums de Nicolai in September, Baikal Leather

    I'll definitely want to smell this one as well! Thanks...
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    Re: Latest Caron for Men - Nuit Fraiche!

    I'm intrigued. The ozonic notes is the one thing that makes me wonder. It all depends on how far out in the mix it is. I don't care for calone much so it depends on what they've used for that...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Mine still says it's processing...
  19. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Overture Man by Amouage

    L'Homme Menthe by Roger & Gallet
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    Re: Olibanum

    My favorite Olibanum fragrances so far:

    Cardinal by Heeley
    Jubilation XXV Man by Amouage
    Olibanum by Profumum
    Tanoke 07 by Odin NY
    Mortel by Cire Trudon
    Eau Sacree by Heeley
    Interlude Man by...
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    Re: NEW: Zoologist (?)

    Right? None of the calamari I've eaten smelled anything like opoponax. :smiley:
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Well said. I'm pretty bummed that Kote won't see the light of day for who knows how long. But, I'd rather have some notice that it's coming out than have it show up and be sold out before I knew it...
  23. Re: Move over Josh of Slumberhouse, make room for Hans Hendley

    lol...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    So, if we all ordered the "last" bottle yesterday I'm starting to wonder if we were actually ordering from Harrod's or if it was a fake website or something? Or is their online ordering service so...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Well, I just ordered what the Harrod's website said was the last bottle of Overture Man by Amouage on their website. I guess we'll see if I get the cancelled email or not too. I'll keep ya'll...
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    Re: Best male Oriental

    Excellent choice!

    JXXV is right at the top of my list...but my all time fav has got to be:

    Fille en Aiguilles

    Perhaps not a true "oriental", but it its all the marks for me in this category...
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    Re: Favorite violet fragrance?

    This is a good one. I also like these:

    Violette Fumee by Mona d Orio: This is a very nice Viollette fragrance.

    Black Violets by Tom Ford: Discontinued by available on eBay at times.

    Ajjacio...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Yes, I did get mine from Scent's Event. As I mentioned, it does have an light orangey amber color, but is not nearly as dark as the liquid pictured in the full bottles that have been shown. I really...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Thanks for the link but it didn't work either. I clicked this link and it pulled up the Amouage page for Harrods. There was a small green box in the middle of the window that disappeared quickly, but...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Well...I sprayed a little on and here are my initial impressions. Slightly powdery, but that makes sense as myrrh has a powdery presence. I smell woods with some smokiness. I gotta say that I like...
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Great. My sample from Scent’s Events arrives today. I wonder if the dark color in the pictures could have anything to do with the color of the bottle? Probably not...I’m just really going to be...
  32. Re: Your Favorite Clive Christian Menís Fragrances Rated?

    Only tried 1872 Men and that was just recently. Not sure how I feel about it yet. It hasn't blown me over...it's got some nice aspects, but it's also got a "mace" like quality I don't care for. Need...
  33. Re: Move over Josh of Slumberhouse, make room for Hans Hendley

    I enjoy Fume but it smells more like Jeke to me than it does like Norne...just my opinion though...
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    Re: Today I bought July 2019

    Issara by Parfums Dusita
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Still won't pull up for me...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Yeah, me too. Still hoping Kote will be released...sometime...this year...
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    Re: Creed - Selection Verte

    Yes! Congrats!
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    Re: Amouage Alert: Overture for man!

    Will be sampling this one for sure. It sounds like it could be very nice!
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    Re: Creed - Selection Verte

    I absolutely love Selection Verte. It's what I was hoping Royal Water was going to smell like when I first tried it. The first time I tried Selection Verte I knew I had to have it in my rotation. It...
  40. Re: Help Me Choose a Perfume for My Wedding!

    Okay...obviously I'm not a woman, but from the description of your reception, the time of year, and the decor, etc. I think Fille en Aiguilles by Serge Lutens would be an amazing choice for either...
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    Re: Cedar! Cedar!

    Blood Cedar by Heretic is definitely cedar forward, but it is also one of the best fir/pine resin scents available in my opinion and for this reason it is one of my very favorite fragrances...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Interesting...wonder what that means. Was he wearing a "Kote?"
  43. Re: Woodsy wood scent - a bit deep, a bit dark, a bit dry, and definitely masculine. Any suggestions

    Honestly, Blood Cedar by Heretic is actually somewhat wet in that it smells extremely resinous, as in the wet resins from the fir needles in the opening and mids. It is about Cedar though in the end...
  44. Re: Woodsy wood scent - a bit deep, a bit dark, a bit dry, and definitely masculine. Any suggestions

    Norne by Slumberhouse: If you can find some.
    Blood Cedar: by Heretic Parfums
    Falling Trees by Regime des Fleurs
    Fume by Hendley
    Arso by Profumum
  45. Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    Burlington Coat Factory huh? Yeesh...where are they gonna start selling discounted fragrances from next Petco? I'd better check my local grocery store too. Don't get me wrong. It's great that there's...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Sweet! I'm one of the ones who actually likes Mare! It does smell of pickles...but it also has a greenness that I love. Mare wears very well on my skin when I'm working in my yard and garden. It...
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    Re: Talking Shop About Barbershop (Scents)!

    Here's some that smell like a barber shop visit to me. Not sure if they "fit" the category based the classic/accepted notes, but they do to me from their overall presence and wear.

    American Crew...
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    Re: Talking Shop About Barbershop (Scents)!

    So does the Sartorial body wash...
  49. Re: Not sure if this is the right thread? But who knew Coco Chanel was a Nazi spy?

    :smiley:
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Thanks for the clarification.
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    Re: Do You Feel Like You're Cheating?

    lol...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I'm still holding onto hope that Kote will come out this year...any more rumblings that anyone's heard?
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    Re: Madhat Scents is very under-rated

    I was sad I missed out on Royk...
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    Re: Madhat Scents is very under-rated

    Thanks for this heartfelt review SubUmbra. This is similar to the feelings I had the first time I wore Norne by Slumberhouse. My dad has passed away too. He was a true horseman/cowboy and we rode on...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    They definitely look cool, but having them in the bottle means there's less fragrance in it. I'd rather have the fragrance volume than a bunch of marbles personally...
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    Re: Sonoma Scent Studio

    This is EXCELLENT NEWS!!! I've been so sad to have missed a FB of Forest Walk and Winter Woods, but especially Forest Walk. I got a nice sample four or five years back and when I went to actually...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Yeah...that is an excellent find on the 2013 marble Sova Junior Surgeon! I've got a nice sample of Sova from that time period, but would love to have a full bottle from 2013 as well...Congrats!
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    Re: Slumberhouse History

    Wow! Nice job JS! Quite an amazing display of the Slumberhouse journey. Hopefully there is much more to come from the house of Slumbers...
  59. Re: Fragrances with a dominant 'dried fruits' note

    Arabie is wonderful and definitely has the dried fruits note in spades.

    Fille en Aiguilles is another with the dried fruit accord, but it is a Christmas cake with the dried fruits along with an...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    It’s impossible to misinterpret intent from your post, but you would be wrong as I’m not a fan boy. I do love Slumberhouse fragrances however.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    My apologies if I over reacted to your post. I find it’s sometimes difficult to interpret intent in written format without the benefit of facial expression, body language and voice inflection.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    It wasn't obvious to me. It sounded like a personal jab. I don't have anything personal against the poster of the comment, I just think public forums aren't the place to say something like that.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I'm trying to imagine how saying something like this about someone online to a bunch of other people is supposed to inspire that person to say, "Hey, I better step it up and make these people happy."...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    That 25 minutes sounds pretty rough.
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    Re: Hendley Perfumes

    Honestly, Fume reminds me more of Jeke than it does of Norne because of the lapsang souchong note which is prominent in both Jeke and Fume. Fume is much more transparent than the thick syrupy Norne...
  66. Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    From T.J Maxx bought an Art of Shaving Vetiver and Citron Intense 30 mil for 12.99 and a West Indian Lime body wash by Crabtree & Evelyn for 4.99. Felt pretty good about both of these purchases.
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    Re: Experience with Soivohle?

    Thinking of trying Twelve Keys...
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    Re: Name names - More rhubarb please

    Idyllwild by Ineke

    Smells just like rhubarb to me.
  69. Re: The official Ralph Lauren Polo Green thread

    If only this was even an attempt to bring back the original formula, but reading the description it sounds like it's just fancy packaging with the current formulation. If someone finds out...
  70. Re: Anyone know a way to contact RL Corporate?

    I would definitely support that. I sure miss the original Warner Polo with it's amazing pine note.
  71. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Winter Nights
    Winter

    both by Dasein.
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    Re: Worst Bottle Design?

    Yeah...this one get's "the boot!"
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Wow. I'm amazed at how quickly these bottles flew off the Slumberhouse site today. The fragrance world is apparently starved for Slumberhouse fragrances...that or a bunch of bottles of Kiste, Grev,...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    They look amazing! Thanks for sharing this cool pic of your Slumberhouse collection.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    This thought reminds me of Atlas Shrugged and John Gault's hidden utopian society for inventors...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    That makes sense. I guess one thing that has changed in the last year or two is the consistency of buying his existing fragrances has become more difficult than it used to be. I feel fortunate that I...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I was thinking about something yesterday and today. I love the fact that Slumberhouse is a labor of love for Josh Lobb. If I had a perfume house, it would be that for me as well. The point I'm making...
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    Re: Worst Bottle Design?

    :lolk: This one gets my vote. Looks like a 10 year old girl made it in crafts class.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I hope he's doing alright too. Still hopeful we'll see Kote, Victorialand, etc. in the next few weeks/months.
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    Re: Amouage Myths main colors?

    Purple and Red...my favorite colors! And, I completely agree with this color scheme for Myths as well!
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    Re: Luckyscent?

    I'm able to login. I just received an order from them last Thursday, (5/02/2019) as well.
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    Re: Expensive disaster!

    Sounds like the CC Siberian Pine is marketed as a feminine fragrance but you feel like it's unisex? Is the pine note dominant or is it more of a citrus fragrance?
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    Re: Expensive disaster!

    Siberian Pine you say? Sounds right up my alley! It sounds like you buy your CC directly from Neiman Marcus?
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    Re: Expensive disaster!

    Well, that's a relief! Glad to hear that they're going to replace it for you!
  85. Poll: Re: Most random question ever - which would you choose?

    Coromandel is the only one of these I've tried and it is very nice.
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    Re: Earthiest patchouli

    Yes they do. I just bought a bottle of SMN Patchouli from Aedes. You do need to indicate that you want the sprayer though...
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    Re: Earthiest patchouli

    Thirded. Santa Maria Novella Patchouli is my fav...it smells like you're in a patchouli...patch. :smiley:
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    The description of Tarnet is most intriguing. It sounds utterly strange, which is why I'm so curious. It makes me think of Serge Lutens Noir, but I'm hoping it doesn't smell like onions as Noir does....
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Thanks for posting this JS. Exciting to get more news. I'm more psyched to try Victorialand now as well as Tarnet, although Tarnet sounds very unusual. Anyway...can't wait for all these new...
  90. Re: who has Serge Lutens Vetiver Oriental?

    This is correct. FragranceNet does not sell phony product.
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    Re: Your favorite Mancera?

    Lemon Line
    Red Tobacco
  92. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Acqua Di Parma Blu Mediterraneo Cipresso di Toscana
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    That is what Josh said in his Instagram post...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Same here...everyday. Hoping to see Kote up for sale soon...
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    Re: Best rose fragrances for men?

    Agreed, I love the Czech & Speake fragrances I've tried so far, No 88, Oxford & Cambridge, Cuba, Frankincense & Myrrh, Neroli, Villa Ausonia. Villa Ausonia doesn't have as much conifer as I was...
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    Re: Best rose fragrances for men?

    I love No 88 by Czech & Speake. Another I haven't seen mentioned that is excellent is Rosa Resin by MadHat Scents. Excellent rose fragrance for men.
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Quote from Josh's Instagram post when he announced his new store format: "The fragrances that will be offered this spring/summer are: Sadanne, Pear + Olive, Grev, Kote, Sibet and Victorialand. The...
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    Re: Amouage Portrayal

    This is how cade smells to me too MB, not at all like leather to my nose either. I'm excited by the note trio in the men's version. As you mentioned in your first post of this thread, Amouage is...
  99. Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    True...I've been wanting a bottle of their Vetiver Citron. Would love to find this one at TJ Maxx for that price as well!
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    So Tony...when you say Kote is in the Baque and Sova vein, does that mean it's big on the tobacco note like Baque or has the hay/hops Sova vibe? I wonder if the clementine note has lessened over time...
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