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  1. Re: Do my gripes about Dior Homme carry over to Intense?

    In my wearings of DHI, I get the cocoa note which I love, but much later. I would say after several hours. I own both Vintage DHI and the reformulated. I would much prefer the vintage as I really...
  2. Re: Meharees vs. Dior Homme Intense - Which is nicer?

    Ebay always has quite a few bottles of the vintage juice with batch codes provided so you can look these up, if need be. I have purchased my Vintage DHI off of sellers on ebay, and have always gotten...
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    Re: New Fragrance: Jaipur Homme Limited Edition

    Will probably be released in the Winter of 2017. I do not know why it takes so long for frags to hit the shelves once they are available. Sometimes it makes no sense if you are buying a scent that it...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    I would! I love this scent. Probably one of my longest lasting and most complimented any where I go of all times. This works really well with my skin. I like Soir better, but Extreme is awesome
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    Re: Gucci pour Homme II - Possibly Discontinued?

    I just purchased mine from a seller in Pa. Wanted to give this a try since I read so many great things about it. I am sure prices will only sky rocket of this is indeed the case, so I wanted to get...
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    Re: New Fragrance: Jaipur Homme Limited Edition

    Cant wait to try this one! I actually have a good feeling about this one, as so many of the other latest releases of scents so far have been nothing short of disappointing. There has to be a good one...
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    Re: The worst DHI vintage fake I've ever seen

    I actually purchased DHI from this seller, and it didn't even come close to resembling what it was intended to. I let it go! They did respond to my questions very fast they do have positive feedback,...
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    Re: Thoughts on Vintage Kouros

    I have 3 bottles of vintage, and love this stuff. I do not wear it everyday, nor am I heavy on the sprayer with this one, but didn't want to take any chances and not be able to ever find this, if I...
  9. Re: Does Anyone Wear Zaharoff? And Can You Tell Me The Main Notes?

    I have the cologne version for men, which I love, but dont know know the notes. It kind of sounds a lot as you are describing though. Sorry for not being able to help you
  10. Re: Your Top 5 summer fragrance which gets compliments.............

    Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche. Awesome summer scent. Sometimes I wear this year round
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    Poll: Re: Which designer fragrance to buy for this summer?

    I would vote Chanel Allure Blanche as well. Personally I like it better then any of the contenders that you had listed. Can't find one bad thing to say about it. Love this stuff
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    Re: AdG, Bulgari Aqua, or Others?

    I think Bulgari Aqua is excellent! Owned ADG in the past, and while it is nice, I love Bulgari as it is more unique and does not smell like everything else out there. Lasts fairly long on me and gets...
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    Re: Will Rochas Man fur-fill my gourmand needs?

    +1 on LIDGE. Really doesn't get much more gourmand then this
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel ; Le Male for Gentleman ?

    Not similar. If I had to choose between the two, definitely Bleu de Chanel, without hesitation. If you like something, wear it. Age does not make a difference. No such thing as a younger or older...
  15. Re: Givenchy Play Intense,every bottle smells different on me?

    You're welcome. Sounds like you have a great collection of things
  16. Re: Givenchy Play Intense,every bottle smells different on me?

    DHI is my FAVE scent of all time. It has been reformulated, and some can not tell the difference between the reformulations, and I own a bottle of the reform as well as 2 bottles of the Vintage, and...
  17. Re: Givenchy Play Intense,every bottle smells different on me?

    I like both of them almost equally as well. A lot of people say that NRFH is too dark of a scent and reminds them of death and really dark things. I do love it, but probably after the first 15...
  18. Re: Givenchy Play Intense,every bottle smells different on me?

    Was the coffee and brown sugar a tester? If it was, see if the store will sell the tester. Explain to them you like the smell of the tester more so then a regular bottle. They may break down and sell...
  19. Re: Givenchy Play Intense,every bottle smells different on me?

    I have owned only two bottles of this scent, as I pretty much like it. I didn't enjoy it as much initially, but with more wearings it started to grow on me. It's just a tad too sweet for me. Only...
  20. Thread: Vintage Kouros

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    Re: Vintage Kouros

    On one of my bottles of Vintage Kouros the ingredients on the box say Alcohol, Fragrance, water. Nothing more. I very much agree with Enrico in his post. Simply put IMHO, the newer formulations don't...
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    Re: What has honey, civet, musk? Is there anything?

    I love Kouros and have several bottles of the older juice, before it was totally changed! IMHO, there might be some things that come close to this, but will never be able to take the place of this...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense....am I missing something?

    I must have been blessed with a very good nose then. To me, and on me, and others, I can definitely tell there is a difference between vintage and the reformulation(s) of this one. I have owned quite...
  23. Re: Do you think that Kouros is the ultimate best male fragrance ever?

    Not the absolute best, but I do love this one and wear it regularly. It works well with my skin. I have one of the more desired batches, if that makes sense. My bottles have more silver on them, on...
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    Re: Thoughts about reformulation

    With several reformulations of various colognes that I have in my collection, this may just be me, but I have yet to find one that actually smells better then the original. In most cases, for me,...
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    Re: What is the best Bvlgari fragrance?

    No brainer for me. Soir
  26. Re: Got a Sample of CREED Aventus…Pleasantly DISAPPOINTED, anyone else?

    I don't like it. Only thing I think it has going for it, and I will give credit to where it is due. I can honestly say this smells like nothing else out there, I think maybe that is why so many like...
  27. Re: How many of your frags will you definitely purchase again?

    The fifty of them that I own right now. Only keep the ones I like, and have already replenished the used bottles of them when I run out
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    Re: Dior homme Intense febuary 2010

    Buy it and sell it to me!!
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    Re: What's next on your 'to try' list?

    Was a blind buy for me, and I was not sorry I bought it at all. Hopefully if you get your hands on some, it will be a good experience for you as well. Best $80.00 I ever spent. Bought a back up...
  30. Thread: Favorite Opening

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    Re: Favorite Opening

    Soir. Love that tea note
  31. Re: What Are Your Favorite Designer Fragrances? Not LIDGE, Egoiste, DHI.......

    Soir
    Vintage Tuscany
    Original Opium
    Kouros
  32. Re: another great juice disappears:L'Essence de Must de Cartier

    Same here. I just finished my bottle that was at least ten years old, but always drew compliments whenever I wore it. I think Cartier is very under rated in my opinion. While most of the scents are...
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    Re: whats your honest opinion on jean paul le male?

    I couldn't agree with you more. My sentiments exactly. Those are the same two frags that I dislike the most too. I know it's all subjective, but often times I wonder if some guys like these two just...
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    Re: whats your honest opinion on jean paul le male?

    Totally agree with docluv45. Honestly can't see why people love this one so much. Way too overpowering no matter how little you use. Artificial smelling.. I don't find anything about this one at all...
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    Re: Angel men/dior homme intense

    I have owned and do own both silver collar and the reformulation of DHI. While the reformulation is good too, I still prefer the vintage. I can tell the difference in the opening and mostly in the...
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    Re: Advice wanted, seeking similar fragrance...

    M7 is great IMHO IF you find the original version and not the reformulated one. I would not consider this fresh at all. This is really a POWERHOUSE frag such as Kouros and the like. This is...
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    Re: Angel men/dior homme intense

    Couldn't agree with you more. The day I see a bottle of A*Men selling on ebay for 200-300 bucks a bottle like the first formulation of DHI, maybe then I will gain some respect for A*Men. Till then,...
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    Re: Angel men/dior homme intense

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    Everyone has an opinion or is entitled to one of course. In my opinion I can say the same about A*men. Too tarry or bitterness of a scent, too popular, if over sprayed gets very annoying and...
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    Re: Angel men/dior homme intense

    If it were choosing between the two, I would definitely go with DHI. As already stated on here, some girls love it, but when I wore it back in the day, most of them did not like it at all. DHI is a...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense Fan Club

    Own several bottles of vintage and Jan 2011 batches. Love this. Definitely my most fave in my collection
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    Re: Cartier Declaration

    Love it and own a bottle and always repurchase when I finish a bottle. This one is a staple for me. I never understood the smells like BO. I have never gotten that from it, and everyone that smells...
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    Re: Which of these would You choose

    DHI no question!
  43. Poll: Re: Le Male: Who likes this fragrance? Who hates this fragrance? Favorite Vanilla Based Fragrance?

    One of the worst scents that I have ever smelled. Too powdery, too strong, nothing good about this one. My bottle that bought years ago because of all of the hype still has about 3 inches of dust on...
  44. Re: What fragrances make you happy when you smell them??? What fragrances will you never get tired o

    Dior Intense Homme
    Cartier Must
    LIDGE
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    Re: Best tea- based male frangrance

    Bvlgari Soir is an awesome frag in my opinion. One of my most complimented. Some complain about the longevity. This is not an issue with me. Spray 3 bursts on before I leave for work at 6 a.m. come...
  46. Re: Vintage Dior Homme Sport, Fahrenheit Aqua, early reformulation Fahrenheit, or YSL L'homme.

    The 2012 version has iris in it, so if you are not a fan of that scent, you would probably be better off with the vintage which is more ginger and lemon in it. I have tried both and they are...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense -WTF ?

    Agreed with senore01 These two are amongst my faves too! Will always be part of my collection. Most colognes and perfumes can go either way, but I agree like some, if you like something and it smells...
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    Re: L'Instant de Guerlain Extreme

    Maybe slightly as far as the root beer is concerned. I get a classier version of the original obsession for men. As for longevity on my skin, I get 12 hours on most days@ 2 sprays max for me. Love...
  49. Thread: Cookie dough scent

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    Re: Cookie dough scent

    Rochas Man to me smells like cake batter. Not sure if that is what you are looking for, but I very much enjoy this scent. I suppose one can get cookie dough out of this as we are all different, and...
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    Re: Salvador Dali Pour Homme Initial Review

    Yes! Thank you. I have always been intrigued by Salvador Dali although I have never owned or smelled any from his frag line. There is supposed to be something called Fabulous 4 coming out, but not...
  51. Thread: Dior Homme Intense

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    Re: Dior Homme Intense

    You didn't swear enough! No go! She even opened the bottom section up and was looking through that when another SA came over and confirmed that they have not had Intense in several years and have no...
  52. Thread: Dior Homme Intense

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    Re: Dior Homme Intense

    Sephora in Northbrook has not carried this fragrance in a few years. I stopped there today, and it was Dior Homme that they had and not the "Intense version". Dior Homme is the one that smells more...
  53. Re: Help decide last fragrance purchase of this year: Burberry Brit or Rochas Man

    Rochas for sure
  54. Thread: Dior Homme Intense

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    Re: Dior Homme Intense

    Original is the best IMHO, BUT I have owned the first reformulations of these (Jan-Feb 2011) and I love both of those as well. Some of those are a little easier to come by, but are also getting...
  55. Thread: Dior Homme Intense

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    Re: Dior Homme Intense

    The vintage is expensive to begin with! I can't imagine how expensive this juice will be if they do the same thing that Guerlain did with Derby. I am going to have to sell everything else in my...
  56. Thread: Dior Homme Intense

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    Re: Dior Homme Intense

    Anyone would would even think about discontinuing possibly the most amazing scent of all times, and losing so much money in the process must be simply insane!
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    Re: Which Frag do you have the most bottle of??

    3 Vintage 100ml bottles of Dior Intense Homme
    3 1.7 oz bottles of older Kouros(Silver base) Eau de Toilet Under Kouros
  58. Re: Looking for a VERY strong colonge that lasts with projection price range 40-100bucks

    Look on Ebay for Dior Homme Intense. They almost always have the vintage formulations of it. You may pay through the nose at times, but I think this scent is worth every penny. I would personally...
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    Re: Real Dior Homme Intense? Batch code 8X01

    Looks very legit! If for some reason you are not into it after awhile or just don't like it, share it with your friends "Hint Hint" I will be glad to take it off of your hands for a good price
  60. Re: A Must Re-Buy Scent that makes your other Fragrances Jealous?

    Kouros and original Tuscany and Bvlgari "Soir". All 3 Must haves
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    Re: What scent got you into Fragrances?

    First one ever was Ralph Lauren "Chaps" soon followed by Paco Rabanne, which was a fave of mine and I stuck with that one for a long time before I started experimenting with others
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    Re: Kouros bottle changed again?

    As A rule, I find any versions of this with silver on the bottle much better and closer to vintage then the bottles without silver on them. The silver base is the best one IMHO, since it is very...
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    Re: Best fragrance for raunchy sex

    Kouros
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    Re: strongest most potent male fragrance?

    Without a doubt in my mind, KOUROS and I personally love this stuff even with one short burst of it
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    Poll: Re: A*Men: suitable for office use? Or too potent?

    No. Even one or two light sprays is too much, especially if it is in a small office. Being that it is in a cubicle where others may need to walk into to talk to you or conduct business, or whatever,...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense reformulated review.

    I was at an afternoon lunch reception yesterday that started at 11a.m. I sprayed twice before I left my house at 9a.m. At about 3 p.m. yesterday, I was approached by two women who sat a table away...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense reformulated review.

    Then for sure my Feb 11 juice is original/vintage. Whatever it is, I love it, but was just wondering. I have read what a lot of guys think of this one, with the reformulations and such. All of the...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense reformulated review.

    I don't get a pair note out of mine what so ever. To me, and only my opinion this smells identical to the Dec 2010 and Nov 2009 versions of this that I have sampled a lot. I think the pear note came...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense reformulated review.

    So, in your estimation, and strictly your opinion, is this close to vintage?
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense reformulated review.

    So I just got my bottle of Feb 11 version off of a seller on ebay in Bulgaria. I have had and tried many versions of this, and let me tell you, this smells even more potent then the Dec 2010 and Nov...
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    Re: Owner of L'Instant Extreme, should i get DHI ?

    Both totally different frags, but both amazing scents in my opinion. GET BOTH! You wont be sorry

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    Get your hands on some vintage Kouros and be done with it! LOL
  72. Re: What is the vilest cologne you own and love but everyone around you hates?

    Kouros... No brainer for me! Although some don't actually hate it. They just refer to it as an "interesting smell" so that could really go either way. Doesn't stop me from wearing it though, as it...
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    Re: Rochas Man ...Euphoria Intense... Play Intense

    Rochas gets my vote! Awesome scent. Not overly sweet I don't think
  74. Re: Baffled by how Creed Aventus is such a compliment getter...

    I am with some on this one as well. I own a small 30mL bottle that I purchased of this online. I have the one that favors the pineapple more, and while I do agree it is nice and certainly is...
  75. Re: 5 must have fragrances for any mens fragrance enthusiast

    Dior Homme Intense
    LIDGE
    Kouros
    Tuscany (Original)
    Rocabar

    And if something happened where one of these were to be discontinued, I would add BVL Soir to my list as well. Awesome scent. At...
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    DHI will bury all of the competition, at least for me. Too many of the newer scents or just scents in general smell too much like many others. I will say in my opinion, there is nothing that smells...
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    In my experience, I have smelled and owned a lot of fragrances that were expensive and something a lot cheaper was better to me, and it works the opposite as well. I have owned things that smell...
  78. Re: Most Feminine: Dior Homme Intense or Prada Amber Pour Homme ?

    I get it in my April 2011 and even in the original which I own as well. It doesn't bother me at all. I think there are many more feminine scents out there today compared to DHI. With all of the...
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    DHI Hands down!
  80. Re: Most Feminine: Dior Homme Intense or Prada Amber Pour Homme ?

    With all of the unisex scents out today, you can say guys are walking around smelling like women, and women are walking around smelling like men. Who has time to stereotype? Wear what you like no...
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    Re: Body Kouros vs. Dior Homme Intense (or L'I-E)

    I would go for either DHI or LIDGE is awesome too. As for Body Kouros, it's a nice scent, but to me it's to linear where smelling the same thing all night, especially since it is pretty potent juice...
  82. Thread: LIDGE - just WOW!

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    Re: LIDGE - just WOW!

    LIDGE lasts a good 8-10 hours on my skin. Sometimes when I wake up the next morning, I can still smell it on my skin. It projects really well on my skin without being offensive to anyone
  83. Thread: LIDGE - just WOW!

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    Re: LIDGE - just WOW!

    This is really some awesome juice! Did a blind buy of this online, and it was probably the best investment that I ever made on a fragrance. I do get the root beer thing from it too, which until it...
  84. Thread: Dior Homme Intense

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    Re: Dior Homme Intense

    I totally agree lm6
  85. Re: Does anyone prefer REFORMULATED Dior Homme Intense OVER Original Dior Homme Intense???

    That's the best part when you find something you like at a fair price. Very much looking forward to getting mine, no matter when it is from I will take it!
  86. Re: Does anyone prefer REFORMULATED Dior Homme Intense OVER Original Dior Homme Intense???

    Is that silver collar or black bgoc?
  87. Re: Does anyone prefer REFORMULATED Dior Homme Intense OVER Original Dior Homme Intense???

    Is that silver collar or black bgoc?
  88. Re: Does anyone prefer REFORMULATED Dior Homme Intense OVER Original Dior Homme Intense???

    I know for sure it can't be vintage juice as it is a black collar. I would be very happy though if this smells anything like the Feb 2011 that I have been wearing. I really love that formulation and...
  89. Re: Does anyone prefer REFORMULATED Dior Homme Intense OVER Original Dior Homme Intense???

    I got a great deal on ebay. While I have only worn samples from Feb 2011 which I loved, and I have one from April of 2011 coming and another from Dec 2010. Just happened to be looking around and...
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