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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 24th March 2015

    Encre Noire
  2. Re: Fake counterfeit Terre D'Hermes from Amazon (perfumeworlduk)

    Make sure to leave feedback on Amazon, those stores live and die by their %s.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 18th March 2015

    Tam Dao
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    Re: SOTD Friday 13th March 2015

    Penhaligon English Fern
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 11th March 2015

    Knize Forest
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    Re: Caraceni 1913

    They said January, didn't say which year.
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    Re: Dunhill for Men 1934

    What else would this compare to?
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    Re: I'm tired of poorly packaged decants/splits

    Thanks for the perspective, Master.

    Sometimes I've thought about hosting a split, and how I'd deal with this problem. Now I'm thinking of doing something like Lutens - capped bottle, atomizer...
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    Re: I'm tired of poorly packaged decants/splits

    Not necessarily. Some just like lots of variety. Some like to have a bit more than the typically small sample to better judge a fragrance before purchasing an entire bottle. (I wish I had more than a...
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    Re: Brand New Montale - Aoud Lavender!!

    At least it's different...?
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    Re: I'm tired of poorly packaged decants/splits

    Thanks for the recommendations, all! Good to know there are quality folks on BN!
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    Re: I'm tired of poorly packaged decants/splits

    Who is asking for "entitlements"? If one pays for something, one should get it. That applies to NIB fragrances found at a discount - if it was stored improperly and has gone "bad" you still have the...
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    Re: I'm tired of poorly packaged decants/splits

    I shouldn't have to, that's the point. I already have enough bottles of things where honestly a 10ml or 20ml decant would have sufficed.
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    I'm tired of poorly packaged decants/splits

    Not enough tape, shipped in an envelope instead of a box, whatever. In any case, if I can smell the box before I open it - that's never good news.

    Just tired of it. Makes buying them very...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 7th March 2015

    DR Harris Arlington
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    Re: Your having a BBQ

    No way I'd wear Aventus if proper eastern NC BBQ (pulled pork) was being made. The BBQ isn't sweet, why should the fragrance be?

    I'd wear a good pine in that case. Maybe Itasca or Pino Silvestre,...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 6th March 2015

    Guerlain Heritage EdP
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    Re: Linking Fragrances to Films -

    Jacques Battini Rockin California - Chungking Express
    Paco Rabanne 1 Million (6 sprays) - Goodfellas
  19. Re: Samples/decants: Leathers, Serge Lutens Mysore, CdG Kyoto

    Update
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    Re: SOTD Friday 27th February 2015

    Serge Lutens Ambre Sultan
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    Re: Bought Mont Blanc Individuel blind.

    I prefer Individuel.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 26th February 2015

    Slumberhouse Pear and Olive to round out the sampling.
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    Re: Scents that remind you of a log cabin

    Slumberhouse Norne to some extent - it has a lot of forest and the incense for the fire part.
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    Re: Hai Karate returns. (Seriously.)

    Yes, I was disappointed.
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    Re: i need a nice juniper scent

    Has anyone tried Penhaligon Juniper Sling?
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    Re: Hai Karate returns. (Seriously.)

    It's a nice '70s style powerhouse scent. I tried it once, nothing particularly special about it.
  27. Re: So I just received the Slumberhouse samplers

    Vikt is so awesome
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 25th February 2015

    SOTD: Slumberhouse Vikt
    SOTE: Penhaligon's LP No. 9 for a performance of Handel's Semele
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    Re: i need a nice juniper scent

    4 Voleurs if you can find it
  30. Re: itasca by lubin, what does it remind you of?

    Vaguely reminds me of Kyoto, but otherwise it's very unique. I love it.
  31. Re: So I just received the Slumberhouse samplers

    Sadanne had pretty good longevity, I was moving some boxes at home 14 hours after application and the cherries came right back!

    My Vikt decant came in today, no idea whether I want to try it blind...
  32. Re: So I just received the Slumberhouse samplers

    Tried Sova yesterday - perhaps I didn't spray enough, but what I did smell was very pleasant.

    Today it's Sadanne - it's interesting, topnotes are very fruity (cherry?)
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 24th February 2015

    Slumberhouse Sadanne
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    Re: SOTD Monday 23rd February 2015

    Slumberhouse Sova
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 22nd February 2015

    Creed Aventus



    Did you lose a bet?
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 21st February 2015

    Creed - Windsor
    http://i.imgur.com/S8L2HLw.jpg
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    Re: Going out scentless.

    No shoes, no scent, no service.
  38. Re: So I just received the Slumberhouse samplers

    Yes, it is. Maybe next on the list after Jeke. So far I'm really impressed with the line.
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    Re: SOTD Friday 20th February 2015

    Slumberhouse Jeke
  40. Re: So I just received the Slumberhouse samplers

    Norne may be better though less potent - the incense almost borders on tobacco at first.
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    Re: SotD - Thursday, 19 Feb 2015

    Slumberhouse Norne
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 18th February 2015

    Slumberhouse Ore
  43. Re: So I just received the Slumberhouse samplers

    Thanks, I'm trying Ore - very nice!



    And thanks for this advice, one spray on the wrist and it's already quite potent.
  44. Re: What was the last bottle you completely finished???

    I haven't finished anything here either. A few decants but those hardly count.
  45. So I just received the Slumberhouse samplers

    Any recommendation on which one to try first? How many sprays for this? (I did three sprays of TF Tobacco Vanille the first time I tried it and do not want to make that mistake again!)
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    Re: SOTD Monday 16th February 2015

    Ambre Sultan
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    Re: SOTD Friday 13th February 2015

    Tauer L'ADDM
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    Re: A good pine scent?

    9 years later, a BNer is still searching for that elusive pine fragrance...
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    Re: Today I bought: February 2015

    A sample set from Slumberhouse.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 11th February 2015

    I'll be in meetings most of the day, so I need a nice work-friendly scent like
    http://i.imgur.com/gJvQyI0.jpg

    I only have a few ml decant, may just want to use it up.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 10th February 2015

    Amouage Jubilation XXV
    http://i.imgur.com/KHTbNsx.jpg
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    Re: Favorite fruity fragrance

    Diptyque Philokylos.
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    Re: Is Knize Ten still great?

    Has Forest been reformulated? I preferred it even to Ten.

    Is there anything even left that is similar?
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    Re: Tom Ford Amber Absolute

    Also, Villoresi should make an amber.
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    Re: SOTD Monday 9th February 2015

    Serge Lutens Ambre Sultan. Four sprays.
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    Re: Tom Ford Amber Absolute

    Wearing Lutens AS today - it is very similar to AA. I've read some reviews that say that AA is amber + incense and AS is amber + spices, but (an hour in) I'm getting a strong incense vibe from AS. So...
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    Re: Today I bought: February 2015

    From the Fragrancenet sale:
    - SL Ambre Sultan
    - SL Chergui
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    Is there any word about transferring within US...

    Is there any word about transferring within US borders? I have some oud that I had up for trade, obviously that can't happen if it's no longer legal and I don't want to possibly violate the law.
  59. Re: Agarwood / Oud Oil Imports May Not Be Allowed In The USA Anymore!

    It doesn't. Doesn't have anything to do with oud, either. So I'm not sure why you brought it up.

    And for the record, the splits I have participated in (not just in BN but in other forums) include...
  60. Re: Agarwood / Oud Oil Imports May Not Be Allowed In The USA Anymore!

    "Fully automatic weapons" have been strictly regulated since the 1930s; since 1986, no new ones are allowed on the market at all, buying one requires about a year wait due to a background check from...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 7th February 2015

    Me too.
  62. Re: Which fragrance smells like a Terry Gilliam film?

    Which film?

    For Brazil (his masterpiece), maybe L'Anarchiste if we're being ironic?
    Munchausen would almost have to be an Amouage (if you think he was a Baron) or a knockoff from Al Rehab (if...
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    Re: 25% off Fragrancenet Today Only!

    I just got 25% off too. Lutens should be next week :2vrolijk_08:
  64. Re: If you were a woman, what men's fragrance would make you swoon?

    Tuscan Leather.
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    Re: Thoughts on Jaipur Homme By Boucheron?

    I'm wondering what he could be anosmic too though - it starts off with a strong cinnamon note (at least to my nose), ends up spicy and complex. The "shaving cream accord" is probably anise. My guess...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, February 6, 2015

    Guerlain Coriolan
  67. Re: Hypothetical: if your gfs parents asked you about your hobbies, would u admit to your frag obses

    Only if I suspected they harbored a bottle of Egoiste Concentree and could swing a decant out of it.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 5th February 2015

    Knize Forest. Lovely stuff, need to wear it more often.
  69. Re: Is there any problem with wearing after shave as perfume?

    There are also some aftershaves that seem to be close to EdC strength - I'm thinking of the Pinaud line in particular.
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    Re: SOTD Monday 2nd February 2015

    Montale Dark Aoud
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 28th January 2015

    Lalique Equus, using up a small decant. Nice but not bottle-worthy.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 27th January 2015

    Serge Lutens - Five O'Clock Au Gingembre
    http://i.imgur.com/XvsHwUr.jpg
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    Re: MiP v Jaipur pour homme

    Jaipur.
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    Re: SOTD Friday 23rd January 2015

    Eau des Baux
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 22nd January 2015

    Guerlain Habit Rouge EdP, leather formulation.

    Trying different application points. Today: upper chest area with undershirt on, side of neck, back of neck.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 21st January 2015

    Guerlain Heritage
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 20th January 2015

    Creed Erolfa. Sample is now used up :-(
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    Re: my first Guerlain

    A friend of mine always says I smell like sandalwood when I wear Heritage (EdT!), so that may be a good one for you. It's also very versatile. I need to find the EdP someday.
  79. Re: Gift suggestions for someone who wears 5 o'clock au Gingembre, Jeu de peau, Margiela Untitled

    Maybe Fille en Aiguilles?
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    Tom Ford Amber Absolute

    I'm only an hour in, but wow, this is pretty amazing juice. Why was it discontinued?
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    Re: SOTD Monday 19th January 2015

    Tom Ford Amber Absolute

    http://i.imgur.com/aSU4AsZ.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 18th January 2015

    Chanel Allure Homme: Edition Blanche
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 17th January 2015

    Pino Silvestre
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    Re: Rose dominated frags?

    I'm generally not a fan of rose, but Creed Windsor has a very prominent (and very good) rose note. Also Egoiste, while the rose isn't dominant per se, to my nose it stands up with the rosewood and...
  85. How is Lubin when it comes to reformulation?

    I rather enjoy Itasca and am still working through a decant, and right now it seems bottle-worthy. I know some firms are a little more aggressive on reformulating than others; is this something I...
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    Re: SotD Friday, January 16, 2015

    http://i.imgur.com/2UiHmwu.jpg

    Uomo is great juice. It's something I could wear everyday, and I can't say that about many frags.
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    Re: SotD: Thursday, January 15, 2015

    Jaipur EdP
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    Re: Thoughts on Jaipur Homme By Boucheron?

    Funny - I first tried the EdT in the 50ml size, but it came in a clear bottle. When I received the EdP in 100ml, it was in the frosted bottle. Perhaps that is one reason why I think it is better...
  89. Poll: Re: Which is your favourite from the Acqua di Parma Blu Mediterraneo line?

    I enjoyed Cipresso. Not sure if there is anything else like it sadly.
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    Re: Thoughts on Jaipur Homme By Boucheron?

    Jaipur PH is excellent juice, I'd say the EdP is worth the extra money. With the cinnamon and cardamom notes, you'd think it'd be a gourmand but far from it.

    One of my favorite orientals next to...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 14th January 2015

    Chanel - Sycomore
    (from a split)

    http://i.imgur.com/KTlcJM4.jpg
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015

    Art of Shaving Sandalwood
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, January 8, 2015

    Lutens Ambre Sultan
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    Re: SotD: Thursday, December 18, 2014

    Tauer L'air du Desert Marocain
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, Dec. 5, 2014

    Lalique Encre Noire
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, Decemberr 4, 2014

    Tom Ford Tuscan Leather
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, December 3, 2014

    Serge Lutens Fille en Aiguilles

    http://i.imgur.com/jjTFsD6.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, November 20, 2014

    Serge Lutens Bois et Fruits
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, October 17, 2014

    Egoiste
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, October 16, 2014

    L'Occitane Eau des 4 Voleurs
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