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    Re: Is Aramis a good blind buy?

    Take some laundry detergent (it must be mega clean), label it as fragrance or cologne (as some prefer), advertise it with some young handsome model, emphasizing that It's a chick magnet and voilá!...
  2. Re: The Most Hated 3: Of Your Wife, Girlfriend, or Significant Other

    That's it! My wife made me get rid of my Guerlain Vetiver bottle... According to her, "It's so sweaty and smoky"...
    She always reminds me that I'm smelling like my father, when I'm wearing Lapidus...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 27th March 2015

    Halston 1-12

    http://www.aperfume.info/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Halston-1-12-Halston.jpg
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    Re: Versace l'homme & Halstons!

    I'm wearing 1-12 today and It's a great fragrance indeed. Really hard to say if It's better than Z-14, but after all, It has a heavenly top while z-14's drydown is better.
    Anyway, these 2 great and...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 26th March 2015

    Halston Z-14

    http://ak1.ostkcdn.com/images/products/884519/Halston-Z-14-by-Halston-4.2-ounce-Cologne-Spray-for-Men-L959007.jpg
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    Re: Versace l'homme & Halstons!

    First full wearing of Z-14 today! Nice smell indeed!
    I'm surprised that It isn't the atomic bomb some people were claiming. It's much more simple than I thought (especially after looking at its...
  7. Re: The Top 3: Of Your Wife, Girlfriend, or Significant Other

    My wife top 3:
    1. Gucci Envy
    2. S.T. Dupont Signature
    3. Lacoste pour homme (gray box)
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    Re: Everyone Always Hates on Polo Colognes: Why?

    I like a lot of RL fragrances, especially vintage Polo (the new release is another fragrance), Safari and Polo Blue. My only complaint is that I can't find huge discounts on them as I do with other...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 25th March 2015

    Versace L'Homme

    http://www.pharmocare.com/images/products/versace-versace-lhomme-100ml-edt--YFPx.jpg
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    Re: Versace l'homme & Halstons!

    Thanks, everybody!
    Tried z-14 quickly yesterday night and also liked it! I was particularly affraid of it, but someone acostummed to old school fragrances has nothing to fear. Had no problem at all,...
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    Re: Opinions about Versace Pour Homme?

    Tried a sample and didn't like it. Too aquatic for me... (and I like a lot of aquatics as AdG, Davidoff Echo etc.)
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    Versace l'homme & Halstons!

    Hi Folks,

    Got a package with 4 old school fragrances today: versace L' homme, Halston z-14 and 1-12 and a backup bottle of Lacoste original.
    Bought them blind after reading a bunch of reviews and...
  13. Re: So "Pierre Montale" doesn't even exist and isn't even an original French company..

    Agree entirely! And I didn't join basenotes in 2010.
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 24th March 2015

    Nino cerruti Fair Play
    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41P2fdOz-uL.jpg
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    Re: What's definitely masculine is.. grossness?

    Agree with every word.
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    Les Copains homme (classic), anyone?

    I need help from my basenotes fellas, especially the italians ones!
    Someone offered this fragrance in a swap...Is it worth? wasn't able to find anything in the directory about it. There's info only...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 23rd March 2015

    Giorgio Red

    http://img.extrascents.com/product-catalogue/large/30731-giorgio-beverly-hills-red-for-men-50ml-edt-spray.jpg
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    Re: Vintage Gianfranco Ferre For Man

    Hi AlanG, welcome!
    I recently bought the new version and It's amazing... I'm trying to figure out how better is the vintage!!
    As for the new one, It starts with a great spicy accord and 2-3...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 19th March 2015

    Krizia uomo

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.6381.jpg
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    Re: My Retro purchases arrived!

    Definitely a bad thing, considering that Polo Modern Reserve is already a light version of the once mighty original...
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    Re: My Retro purchases arrived!

    Tried the new Polo formulation recently and It's outrageous! it's like wearing "Polo Modern Reserve Light".
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 18th March 2015

    Boucheron pour homme

    http://picture.yatego.com/images/4afa6270415873.5/Boucheron-Pour-Homme-Men-Eau-de-Toilette-Spray-100-ml-BN-kqh/boucheron---pour-homme-men-eau-de-toilette-spray-100-ml.JPG
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 17th March 2015

    Balenciaga pour homme

    http://u.jimdo.com/www51/o/s9c04ba60fbc5f46f/img/i9a932f3f380093d3/1393954810/orig/image.jpg
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    Re: My Retro purchases arrived!

    Great purchases! Does lagerfeld still exhales that powdery sweet accord? With a discordant sour note?
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    Re: SOTD Monday 16th March 2015

    Enrico Coveri pour homme

    https://www.parfum-espenau.de/images/produkte/i19/1938-Enrico-Coveri-pour-Homme.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Friday 13th March 2015

    Soprani uomo

    http://i1303.photobucket.com/albums/ag148/mdclx/SopraniUomo_zps5de33a4f.jpg
  27. Re: Bogart Signature (1975) Newer Formulation and Older Formulation?

    When precisely was It reformulated? I have a bottle I bought in 2004, probably made 1-2 years before... It's a great spicy, OAKMOSSY fragrance.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 11th March 2015

    YSL pour homme

    http://www.perfumali.com.br/ecommerce_site/arquivos10578/arquivos/1320848443_2.jpg
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    Re: Kouros: my first experience

    Definitely I can't understand all this urinal cake/cat piss talk. Really. Worn It for a long time, It's strong and bold and was truly appreciated in the nineties around here. But no one has ever said...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 10th March 2015

    Arrogance uomo

    http://www.larosadeiventiprofumi.com/public/shop/prodotti/ARROGANCE_UOMO_EDT_75ML.JPG
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, March 9, 2015

    Lacoste Original

    http://imshopping.rediff.com/imgshop/800-1280/shopping/pixs/13461/l/lacman1._lacoste-pour-homme-by-lacoste.jpg
  32. Re: Is Abercombie & Fitch Fierce going to be considered a classic?

    In South America It's also almost unknown.
  33. Re: Tried the most recent reformulation of RL Polo...

    Perhaps... But I would go for Swiss Army Forest instead. (Polo Modern reserve with a modern touch)
  34. Re: Is Abercombie & Fitch Fierce going to be considered a classic?

    Particularly, I don't like it. Owned a small bottle (with that ridiculous picture printed) and swapped at the first opportunity that appeared.
    I think It's an annoying version of Davidoff Good life.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 5th March 2015

    Sergio Tacchini pour homme

    http://www.fragrancex.com/images/products/parent/medium/34851M.jpg
  36. Re: Tried the most recent reformulation of RL Polo...

    Yeah, but I don't think It's only IFRA's fault. Take a look at the great basenotes article about Carlos Benaim and its "process of simplification"... Isn't it suggestive (lower cost formulas,...
  37. Tried the most recent reformulation of RL Polo...

    What did they do to POLO??? I was used to an old spray bottle bought 12 years ago that was finished about 1-1/2 year ago. While my wife was looking at some stuff at a department store I saw at the...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 4th March 2015

    Armani pour homme

    http://www.acquaperfumes.com.br/media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/800x/9df78eab33525d08d6e5fb8d27136e95/a/r/armani_pour_homme1.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 3rd March 2015

    Chanel Antaeus

    http://www.szepsegtrend.hu/images/Chanel_Antaeus_edt_ferfi.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Monday 2nd March 2015

    Santos Eau de sport

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41H5-ZOvwoL._SY355_.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 1st March 2015

    Emporio Armani He

    http://cdn.dealsdirect.net/m/products/540/5540/3/product1_5540_600x600.jpg?file=Emporio+Armani+He+by+Giorgio+Armani+100ml+EDT+Spray
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    Re: SOTD Friday 27th February 2015

    Gianfranco Ferré for Man

    http://exklusiv-parfums.de/ekp/gianfranco-ferre-for-man-125ml-edt-1000
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 26th February 2015

    Boss Spirit

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51qM7WSJ8LL._SY355_.jpg
  44. Re: Nazareno Gabrielli pour homme - Anyone knows?

    Thanks Guys! I'm on the way to buy. I hope I like it!
  45. Nazareno Gabrielli pour homme - Anyone knows?

    Hi Folks,

    Found a place selling it for a real bargain, but info about it is really scarce... Has anybody ever tried it?
    ...
  46. Thread: Aqua Fahrenheit

    by RCavs
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    Re: Aqua Fahrenheit

    Don't own it, but I like it too! (waiting for discount!)
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 25th February 2015

    Aramis Tuscany

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.123.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 24th February 2015

    Trussardi Uomo

    http://fimgs.net/images/secundar/o.3262.jpg
  49. [International] Re: Extremely Rare Discontinued Fragrances For Sale, inc. Djedi, PPH, Derby and Hundreds More...

    PM sent!
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    Re: SOTD Monday 23rd February 2015

    AD Plus

    http://i603.photobucket.com/albums/tt117/mrscentman/6adplus_zps1eb37435.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 22nd February 2015

    French Line Revillon

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41fA0hJDJjL._SY355_.jpg
  52. Re: Only Men by Julio Iglesias ( how about quality ? )

    Thanks, hednic! As always, you're basenotes encyclopedia!
    And yes, some ebay sellers ask ridiculous price!
  53. Re: Only Men by Julio Iglesias ( how about quality ? )

    Ressurecting this thread... This fragrance is still a mistery... Just one review on the directory (bashing it) but the price asked for it on ebay is outrageous, what seems contraditory although its...
  54. Re: NEW - Light Blue Swimming in Lipari Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme

    Exactly!!!! :thumbsup:

    These lame names really annoy me. What's next? An animalic flanker as "Playing with baboons in Kilimanjaro"?
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    Re: Classic Fragrances

    - Capucci pour homme
    - YSL pour homme
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    Re: SOTD Friday 20th February 2015

    Aqua Fahrenheit

    http://www.fragrancestore.com.br/ecommerce_site/arquivos7997/arquivos/1329313105_1.jpg
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    Re: What's Carolina Herrera CH Men SPORT like?

    Agreed! :thumbsup:
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    Re: Need Info about Hascich men and Morris

    Ouch!!! Don't know if It was your intention, but the link's review really scared me...
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    Re: Need Info about Hascich men and Morris

    Yeah, I think the one I saw is the reformulated version, similar to the one in hednic's post, because It's written "Men" instead of "pour homme" and the box and bottle are slightly different as shown...
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    Need Info about Hascich men and Morris

    Folks,
    These two fragrances can be found really cheap online but are hardly talked about in the foruns... Basenotes has only a single review about Morris and Hascich men isn't even listed on the...
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    Re: Maxim's pour homme similar to Sybaris?

    Thanks Guys! I'm not affraid of vintage stuff, although It's always risk buying them blind (Giorgio, for instance, is my example of failure).
    I'm gonna take Sybaris to see what It can do for me.
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    Maxim's pour homme similar to Sybaris?

    Hello all,

    My Maxim's pour homme has just been delivered today (swapped with a Giorgio Beverly Hills bottle). Nice fragrance! A well blended sweet floral, not agressive at all, subtle and old...
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    Re: SotD - Thursday, 19 Feb 2015

    Maxim's pour homme

    http://uiimages.parfumo.de/6/9/11838_f174c3aa550e8c83cba23cb8e2004eff.jpg
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    how to preserve a vintage splah bottle?

    Hi folks,

    I don't like to buy vintage splash bottles, but I'm at the point of no return: just can't find a spray one, so I'm almost pulling the trigger to buy my first. That makes me think how...
  65. Re: Advice On International/US Shipping ? Updates Please !

    David, the last package was delivered in october or november, I don't remember for sure, but I can assure you they are never declared as perfume. It's always cosmetic.
    All the european ebay sellers...
  66. Re: Advice On International/US Shipping ? Updates Please !

    Interesting David... I've been buying from french ebay sellers and none of them ship through french post airmail registered letter... They all use colissimo... I thought It was the only way to ship...
  67. Re: Bogart Story Red and Story Blue initial impressions

    No, I haven't, hednic. I'm affraid of being disappointed again...Although I like the green side of the fougeres... By the way, Is it a fougere?
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    Re: CREED Is The Best?

    I really don't care about Creed although I tried just a few fragrances from its large collection. Unfortunately, the more hype I read about a Creed's frag, the more disappointed I am at the end of...
  69. Thread: Ysl pour homme

    by RCavs
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    Re: Ysl pour homme

    La collection:
    http://fimgs.net/images/secundar/o.16521.jpg

    My tester bottle is similar to this one:
    http://www.perfumali.com.br/ecommerce_site/arquivos10578/arquivos/1320848443_1.jpg
  70. Thread: Ysl pour homme

    by RCavs
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    Re: Ysl pour homme

    Was the bottle from that period or older? Based on what I've read, It had already been reformulated back then.
    By the way, the tester I bought seems to have been produced in 2009.
  71. Thread: Ysl pour homme

    by RCavs
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    Re: Ysl pour homme

    martinijo, what do you mean with original formulation? Reading your description It seems you were used to the "La collection" smell and now is having trouble with the sharp, a bit sour and earthy...
  72. Thread: Ysl pour homme

    by RCavs
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    Ysl pour homme

    Hello folks,

    Recently I bought a tester bottle of this well known classic and... I'm disappointed. I had in mind that although It was the red cap bottle, It had been reformulated. But I never...
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 12th February 2015

    YSL pour homme

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/o.2875.jpg
  74. Re: Bogart Story Red and Story Blue initial impressions

    Tried both and didn't care about them. Both seemed bland, uninspiring and not worthy the tradition of this brand. I remember Red being a dilluted version of dunhill Desire.
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 11th February 2015

    Givenchy Xeryus

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/81ay-P9uxbL._SL1500_.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 10th February 2015

    Basile Uomo

    http://www.profumomania.com/open2b/var/catalog/images/2333/723-a965c89e-300.jpg
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    Re: Tommy T. 2 questions.

    Good projection on me too. Its smell is really not natural, sharp, adstringent and refreshing. I like it, although I remember my first bottle being sharper/spicier (and better) than the one I got...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 9th February 2015

    Arrogance pour homme (again)

    https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRc2pTqkhlS6QtXjQcvGkc7VOh7Rs3bIy3FUrgPPum57KgZw-guqQ
  79. Thread: "Green" scents

    by RCavs
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    Re: "Green" scents

    People forgot to mention:
    - Basile Uomo (all sort of green notes including herbal green basil)
    - Lomani pour homme (extremely cheap and truly an 80s green fougere)
    - Davidoff Good life (if you...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 8th February 2015

    Arrogance pour homme

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.6490.jpg
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 7th February 2015

    Capucci pour homme

    http://i1273.photobucket.com/albums/y406/AndreMoreau/marzo2013fotoevarie008_zpsdf9e1df1.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, February 6, 2015

    Chopard Noble Vetiver

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/61i%2BflIlxFL._SL1000_.jpg
  83. Re: Is there any problem with wearing after shave as perfume?

    Thanks mumsy, I've just got a mini after shave splash bottle of lancetti Uomo and although I had never tested it, It was pretty potent and made me gag (unfortunately It was fresh for about 10 seconds...
  84. Re: Is there any problem with wearing after shave as perfume?

    Great article, Renato! very helpful!
  85. Is there any problem with wearing after shave as perfume?

    Hi folks,

    I've been looking for a vintage fragrance, but can only find its after shave version in splash bottles... Would it be reasonable to wear it as if It were cologne? I mean, shots in the...
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 3rd February 2015

    British Sterling

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/71uz4KR9NIL._SY355_.jpg
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    Re: Ungaro III lovers...

    My U3's bottle also says "made in Italy"...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 2nd February 2015

    Lomani pour homme

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.3114.jpg
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    Re: Ungaro III lovers...

    I had noticed it with my bottles of Ungaro II: both are made in France, but only the 100ml one has the golden top/bottom. In fact, the 30ml bottle doesn't even have any golden part.
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 1st February 2015

    Cerruti Fair Play

    http://uiimages.parfumo.de/0/4/18447_ec23a6ceab9a4d995938e0818a0c3647.jpg
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    Re: Ungaro III lovers...

    Hi Morrison, I've just purchased a bottle of ungaro III, but although the box seems the same as shown in your picture, the bottle only have the top (near cap) golden stripe. The bottom is glass......
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    Re: Something similar to Chanel Allure Homme Sport

    Marina de Bourbon Prince Blanc, perhaps?
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 27th January 2015

    Basile Uomo

    http://www.99perfume.com/image/BASILE_M.jpg
  94. Re: Lauder for men - Vintage or reformulation? Or not at all?

    Bought a mini on ebay, so I don't know if It's vintage or not, but I'm in shock... Didn't anybody notice the strong dated chypre-like smell of this one? It's definitely for older guys! Or maybe my...
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    Re: Most underrated/overrated

    That sums it up!

    But I have to emphasize Bogart and Ted lapidus line of fragrances!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 30th December 2014

    Azzaro pour homme INTENSE

    http://www.miniaroma.com/images/products/a/192.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, December 22, 2014

    Tristano by Onofri

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.13942.jpg
  98. Re: Still about lavender, Azzaro PH and Azzaro PH Intense.

    Well, is there a big difference between Azzaro and its intense version? Is It just about the lack of lavender?
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    Re: SOTD; Friday, December 19, 2014

    YSL M7

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-w9t85QBgYgs/UUDZc7aEP_I/AAAAAAAAmMo/fOd5Sk3NhAo/s1600/o.1948.jpg
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    Re: SotD: Thursday, December 18, 2014

    Lacoste pour homme

    http://fimgs.net/images/secundar/o.1410.jpg
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