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    Don't you love it when....

    Don't you love it when you rediscover a fragrance?
    I was going through my Sunday night ritual of going through my collection, and picking out 10 fragrances to choose from for the upcoming week. As I...
  2. Re: anyone try this fragrance? Tobacco Absolute Eau de Toilette by Molton Brown

    Readily available in the large department stores down here.
    I have it, and like it. The projection and longevity on this one is very good.
    Once you get past the citrus in the opening, it reminds me...
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    Re: Season or weather?

    Weather and mood for me. Having said that, Every Sunday night I go to the collection and choose 6 or 7 fragrances for the next week based on the 7 day weather forecast. Then I only have a small...
  4. Re: 4 Bottles for the Rest of Your Life - 1 Per Season

    Really tough question.......
    My selection of 4 is not necessarily the 4 fragrances that I like the most. They are, IMHO, the best versatile fragrances that could be worn for a whole season, not just...
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    Re: This is Him by Zadig & Voltaire

    I am keen to try this too. It has just appeared in Australian stores. I hope to test it tomorrow.
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    Re: From Bryan Ferry's Studio

    Yeah....I am leaning toward Gph 1 also.

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  7. Re: Compagnia Delle Indie...........since 1598

    Creed's parent company????
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    Re: Creed prices

    Well......what a great day today was......
    After a sleepless night, I decided to bite the bullet and pay the $899 for the 250ml bottle, as this was probably my last chance to own a bottle at the old...
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    Creed prices

    I have been waiting for the smaller bottles of Spice and Wood to be released in Australia, as I couldn't justify the $899 for the 250ml bottles. I spotted the new 75ml bottles in David Jones today,...
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    Re: How do you store your vintage fragrances?

    In a wine fridge.
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    Re: Is this Vintage Dunhill Edition?

    Pretty sure it is vintage.
    The modern versions do not have a dot above the i in Dunhill, and it is made in the USA.

    Some pics here:...
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    Re: Chanel Cuir de Russie vs Amouage Epic man

    Mmmm - leather. I recently received a vintage bottle of Kölnisch Juchten by Farina. Very nice. It is not over powering or too strong.
    Worth a try if you can get your hands on it.
  13. Re: Imagine if catastrophe struck & you had to start over with your wardrobe. Where would you start

    Thought provoking topic........

    I would probably buy 3-5 fragrances I like, and then move onto a new hobby.

    Bentley for Men Intense
    Creed Royal Oud
    Vintage Dunhill Edition or Montegrappa...
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    Re: Dunhill Edition- Experts Thoughts?

    Going to bring this topic back to life......

    I have 2 older bottles of Edition and 1 current Edition. The current is made in USA. The 2 older ones are made in France.
    In all the discussions, I...
  15. Re: Upcoming Fragrance Shop: What Are the Most Popular Men's Fragrances?

    Aqua Velva, Cuba Gold, Mandom, Jovan Musk, Sex Panther, Pino and Aventus.
  16. Re: Perry Ellis Oud Black Vanilla Absolute BACK IN STOCK!!!

    Have to agree......It is a nice scent, and I do like it.......but the longevity and silage is average.
  17. Re: A friend of mine wears Donald Trump The Fragrance

    I wouldn't tell anyone if I had Donald Trump spray on my face.....
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    Re: NEW : VCA Midnight in New York

    http://www.fragrantica.com/news/Van-Cleef-Arpels-In-New-York-8068.html
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    Re: Penhaligon for summer

    Blenheim Bouquet
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Today, it was Acca Kappa Black Pepper and Sandalwood for me.
  21. Re: Who here has tried the new Montecristo fragrances?

    I don't think they are available yet.....
    http://www.millecentum.com/
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    Re: Lynx/Axe have done an Oud!

    Yep, I think the marketing people thought it was best not to use the word "tobacco'.......as it is a bad word here now.
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    Re: Lynx/Axe have done an Oud!

    Go to Chemist Warehouse......In Australia it is not called Tobacco Amber.......It is marketed as Cacao Amber. They are the same thing.
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    Re: Decant Bottle Question

    Montale
    Comptoir Sud Pacifique
    Diesel Zero Plus
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    Re: CH Men Prive vs Bentley for Men Intense

    Bentley Intense, by far.
  26. Re: Need Help Identifying Possible Fake of Tom Ford Black Orchid!

    Mine was bought at a big department store here in Melbourne, in person.
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    Re: Terre D'Hermes Replacements

    Give Byblos in Black a try....A cheap alternative.
  28. Re: Need Help Identifying Possible Fake of Tom Ford Black Orchid!

    Looks legit, except the white box. Mine came in the gold box. The bottom of my bottle looks the same as yours.

    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=50222&stc=1
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    Re: Tom Ford Noir - EDT or EDP?

    I own both. I prefer the edt.
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    Re: Frau Tonis Parfum - Check It Out !

    I was in Harry Lehmann's store today. I was quite impressed. I had not heard of the store before today. I just happened to walk past.....
    I bought the Habanera and the Russisch Juchten. Both are...
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    Re: Lalique advice needed

    I too like HR and Heritage. I mistakenly purchased the EDP Lalique. In the store, the tester was the EDT, and I liked it, but the bottles on sale were the EDP. I didn't realise this at the time. I...
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    Re: Can never smell myself

    I only spray on the back of my neck now.......and I can smell my fragrance throughout the day.
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    Re: Lynx/Axe Tobacco and Amber body spray

    After doing some googling, I think the Cacao & Amber and Tobacco & Amber are the same thing.
    Possible the word Tobacco wouldn't be a good marketing strategy here in Australia.
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    Re: Lynx/Axe Tobacco and Amber body spray

    Haven't found the Tobacco & Amber yet. The Lynx site doesnt list it either.

    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=49385&stc=1
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    Re: Rasasi La Yuqawam Pour Homme

    Are you sure you have the Pour Homme, and not the Tobacco Blaze?
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    Re: Dries Van Noten par Frederic Malle

    From my full bottle. ;-)

    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=49384&stc=1
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    Re: Dries Van Noten par Frederic Malle

    I just re-read your post. I think I am correct in saying that you do not own a bottle or a decant......Where did you test this?
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    Re: Dries Van Noten par Frederic Malle

    Me, I like it from start to finish. I don't get the lemon/citrus blast in the opening.
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    Re: Dunhill Icon Vs Dunhill Icon Absolute

    I have both, and enjoy both. Neither of them is better than the other in my opinion, and they are not similar, IMHO.
    The original reminds me of a weaker version of Terre d'Hermes, while absolute...
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    Re: Dunhill Icon Absolute

    It has hit the shelves in the department stores here in Australia. I like it.
    Reminds me of Versace Oud Noir.
  41. Re: How often do you wear the same scent more than one or two days in a row, and which scents?

    I do it when I purchase a new fragrance.....I usually wear them 3 days in a row. Usually to get a full understanding of the fragrance.
  42. Re: frags with the silliest backstories (creed excluded)

    Don't know about the backstory.....but the advertising for Mandom has to be one of the silliest....
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEqA84R0lYU
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    Re: Dior Homme Parfum!?!?

    Code is etched on the bottom, right, back of bottle.
    The Made in France sticker is on the bottom of the bottle. Clear sticker with white font.
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    Re: Dior Homme Parfum!?!?

    OK.....you tell me......does this look like a sticker?
    Purchased from Myer here in Melbourne when it was released. For the OS members, Myer is a large department store. They do not sell fakes.
    ...
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    Re: Dior Homme Parfum!?!?

    Etched onto the bottle. Code - 4T02. Purchased not long after it was released.
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    Re: A masculine Le Labo for spring/summer

    Vetyver 46
  47. Re: 10 gallons of urine found in ‘perfume factory’

    The oversprayers will be giving themselves a golden shower........
  48. Re: What temperature do you store your fragrances at?

    18 degrees Celsius (65 Fahrenheit)
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    Montegrappa

    I have been a fan of Nerouno for sometime now. For those that are fans of Dunhill Edition, you will like this also. It is nearly identical, but performs better IMHO.
    The notes are:

    Top - Italian...
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    Re: Man in Black or Bentley Intense ?

    Bentley, without a doubt.
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    Re: New fragrance: Bentley Infinite Rush

    I am not expecting much from this one. Having such a low expectation from this one, will avoid any disappointment.....The Infinite line from Bentley is a dud IMHO.
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    Re: Atelier online. Is this normal?

    Down here the current deal is buy any 100ml bottle, and choose any 30ml for free. I bought the Pomelo Paradise in the 100ml and the Vanilla Incensee in the 30ml.
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    Re: David Jones & Myer - Boxing Day

    Not much to mention on sale......nothing niche or exclusive anyway.
  54. Re: Where to buy Armani Prive Re-fills - Ship to Australia?

    Are they re-fillable? wasn't aware of that.
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    Re: How do you display your collection?

    Thank you. I have it set at 18 degrees Celsius.
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    Re: How do you display your collection?

    You obviously have no idea what a wine fridge is.
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    Re: Issey Miyake - What is must have?

    To my nose, the Parfum is a darker more enjoyable scent. It does not have the traditional Issey Miyake dna that the other flankers have.
    Spray any of the other IM flankers, and you can tell it is an...
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    Re: How do you display your collection?

    Mine were all over the place too until recently. They are now kept in a wine fridge.

    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=43963&stc=1
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    Re: Issey Miyake - What is must have?

    L’Eau d’Issey Pour Homme Noir Absolu is my favorite from Issey.
    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=43941&stc=1
    I also like the new Nuit d'Issey Parfum....
  60. Re: Where can i sample the Armani Prive line in Melbourne??

    Myer - City and Chadstone have them.
    DJ's - City, Chadstone, Doncaster.

    I think Highpoint has them too....not 100% on that though.
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    Re: Similar to Lalique White

    Have you tried Penhaligon's Opus 1870?

    Not identical, but similar, IMHO.
  62. Re: Bud Light's classic Mr. Way-Too-Much-Cologne-Wearer commercial

    Hahaha....Gold!
  63. Poll: Re: On average, how many sprays do you usually use?

    1-2 sprays on the back of my neck.
  64. Re: Anyone getting olfactory fatigue from sauvage?

    Do they call you Cologne Guy at work?
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    Re: Ajmal perfumes

    Only have one....Amber Wood.
    I am impressed with this one.
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    Re: Mercedes Le Parfum

    .....
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense EDT and EDP?

    :grin:
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    Re: What to wear when online shopping?

    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=41266&stc=1
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    Re: Bvlgari Au The Noir -- anyone tried it?

    Haven't seen it on the shelves yet. I am looking forward to trying it.
    The Blue is already available here.
  70. Re: Has Anyone Had A Fragrance Go Bad On Them Overnight OR In A Very Short Period Of Time ?

    I have only ever had 1 bottle go bad on me. That was in my early days of gathering fragrances.
    It was Declaration by Cartier. It was kept in a bright bathroom.
  71. Re: Winter is such a drag when it comes to frags

    In Melbourne myself....I look forward to winter. I usually get bored in the middle of summer.......Citrus gets tiring after a while.
  72. Re: Are all Issey Miyake Summer fragrances the same?

    Some of them are similar, but there are some that are different.
    I like L’Eau d’Issey Pour Homme Noir Absolu, Nuit d'Issey Austral Expedition and L’Eau d’Issey Pour Homme Sport Mint,
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    Re: Bvlgari Eau Parfumee au The Bleu

    Had a test spritz yesterday.
    Didn't impress me....too floral for me.
    Can't tell you much more than that. When I do a test spray, if it doesn't initially grab me, I move on to the next fragrance.
  74. Re: Fuggetabot L'Humaniste.... check out Dior Homme Cologne

    I own and enjoy both, but I would not say they are similar.
    Dior Sauvage Cologne is worth a try too if you get the chance.
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    Re: Today I bought August 2015

    Moustache by Rochas
    Habanita by Molinard
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    Mercedes Le Parfum

    I bought this today. It is worth a try guys........I know many of you don't like car company fragrances......but this is pretty good. So, if you see it in a store, give it a test spritz.
    ...
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    Re: Is Bentley Azure another Aventus Killer?

    The only thing it has in common with Aventus, is that they both come in glass spray bottles.
    Azure is nice.........only nice. Nothing more...not outstanding, not bad, just nice.
  78. Re: A fragrance that encapsulates a spring/autumn drive in a sports car in rural UK?

    Dunhill Icon
    Bentley for Men Intense
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    Re: Rasasi La Yuqawam Pour Homme

    I have both, and I love them both. I would not say they are identical, but they are very close. It is a great alternative to TL, as it is not as expensive. Performance is great too.
  80. Re: Best tobacco scent : Remy Latour Cigar or Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille ?

    If it is pipe tobacco that you are after, then Tabac Aurea by Sonoma Scent Studio is a must try/buy.
  81. Re: universalperfumesandcosmetics.com super shipping.....got you beat hednic lol

    Great company? Not from my experience. Their customer service is terrible. Wait until something goes wrong and you have to contact them.
    The only time you will get a response is when you involve...
  82. Re: Where do you think those ebay sellers get their bottles from ?

    I do not know what eBay in the USA is like, but here in Oz, a seller can contact eBay to get negative feedback removed.
    This recently happened to us, where we left neg feedback, only to find it had...
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    Re: Bentley Intense - I am Hooked!

    Great performance from this one. I get 8+ hours easily from this.
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    Re: Bentley Intense - I am Hooked!

    It is a great scent in it's own right.
    Love it too.
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    Re: New Bentley line: Infinite

    Not like Td'H imho.
  86. Re: Do yourself a favor and pick up Remy Latour Black Oud...

    The Black Oud and Black Wood are both great scents, for such a low price.
    IMHO, the Black Oud is the pick of the bunch.
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    Re: New Bentley line: Infinite

    I have been racking my brain all night, as I have smelt a similar scent before........
    This is similar, not identical, to Oscar de La Renata for men........even a slight resemblance to Lomani El...
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    Re: New scent coming - Hugo Boss: Bottled Oud

    My bottle arrived today.
    I like it. You can smell the original Boss Bottled in there.
    Very nice actually.
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    Re: New Bentley line: Infinite

    I received my bottle today.
    I'll give it a wearing in the next week or so. Initial thought, I like it. I can see me wearing this wearing a business suit in the Spring or Fall.

    Here are some pics...
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    Re: Bentley Intense - a good deal

    I don't get the plastic smell others mentioned. IMHO, this is a magnificent scent.
  91. Re: Remy Latour Cigar Black Wood & Cigar Black Oud

    Both mine arrived today.
    I only had a quick sniff today on test strips......I like what I smell so far.
    I will give them a full wearing in the next few days.
  92. Poll: Re: Fahrenheit Le Parfum vs Fahrenheit aqua vs fahrenheit absolute

    Le Parfum for me.
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    Re: Universal perfumes

    I would avoid any dealings with him, based on my personnel experience with him.
    His Customer Service is non existent. The only way I could get a reaction from him, was to involve Paypal. Then he...
  94. Re: I am going to Spain next week...any fragrance that I should check that is not available in the U

    Yes, these two.
  95. Re: I have long resisted a summer fragrance, but....suggestions?

    Here are my go to fragrances for hot days:
    Colonia Intensa Acqua di Parma

    Azure by Bentley

    Ettore Bugatti by Diana De Silva

    Sunday Cologne by Byredo

    1872 by Clive Christian
  96. Poll: Re: Fahrenheit Le Parfum vs Original Fahrenheit

    I could not warm to the original Fahrenheit because of the petrol smell, but I love the parfum.
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    Re: a fly inside Dior Homme Parfume??

    http://www.basenotes.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=38426&stc=1
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    Olfactory fatigue

    Hi Guys,
    For years I have been spraying my wrists front of neck and back of neck. Usually after a few minutes I can no longer smell what I am wearing, but everyone else can.
    For the last week, I...
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    Re: What would you wear with this watch?

    Here is a 'show off your watch' topic:
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/216645-Lets-Talk-Watches
  100. Re: How often do you wear the 'cheap' fragrances in your wardrobe?

    Price does not come into my decision making. My decision on what I will wear, is based on my mood, the weather and the occasion.........and most importantly, whether I like the scent or not.
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