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    Re: does your perfume changes with the season?

    I've given this some thought, since I have often heard people say it's not important - if you love a fragrance whether it's summer or winter - wear it yeararound, just apply a little less when the...
  2. Re: Bond No. 9 demanding PerfumedCourt stop selling decants

    Can them. They don't need your decanting business when they already make an awful lotta of moneyz selling their overpriced juices in pretty bottles to the gullible and to the "tres chic". It is so...
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    Re: Help! If I love SL Chergui...

    Try it first, let the friendly person send you a sample... I have a friend who also, like you, thought she would love Arabie by the sound of it and bought it blind. She almost wept when it arrived,...
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    Re: Fragrances you are glad you didn't buy blind.

    Upon reading alot of descriptions and reviews over here and over there I imagined to myself that Etro's Shaal Nur is the fragrance for me! Without ever sniffing it, of course. So I ordered myself a 5...
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    Re: Need lower-cost alternative to D&G Light Blue

    Light Blue is currently on discount on www.amazon.com. Check it out!
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    Re: FM perfumes - feedback/views?

    Stay away. The story is they sell the same stuff as brand name perfumes at fraction of the price, because they don't include clever marketing and pretty packaging. Now, I won't disagree that alot of...
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    Re: totally strange topic in the male forum

    Get her "Bond no.9 - Success is a job in New York"!
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    Re: Tobacco Fragrances

    I've never tried it, but a friend told me that "Fumerie Turque" smells exactly like it's name, loaded with tobacco:D!
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    Re: Basic fragrances application question

    When you spray a fragrance you experience intenser and longer top notes, then when you dab, so yeah, there is a difference...
  10. Re: Please help 21 year old female find a sig scent for everyday!

    I second "Chanel Chance".
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    Re: Fragrance for High School Boy

    L'eau Serge Lutens?!
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    Re: sending fragrances internationally is illegal?

    Let's say I've flown a plane, checked my items, had spare time before boarding, went into duty free shop, bought some perfumes, carried them in my hand luggage, no personnel complained... Hmmm....
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    Re: Going out to buy first perfume

    Hey there, why don't you just get LUSH's solid perfume version of the same stuff - "Vanillary"?! It retails for six pounds. I find LUSH's solids great, they are cute and convenient, will fit in any...
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    Re: Help me decide, please!

    Thank you very much for the advice, especially about Bois Farine being suffocating in warm weather, that's good to know. It was an unusually cold day today and as I was already biased toward Timbuktu...
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    Help me decide, please!

    I desire a lighter fragrance for spring and summer. I don't usually divide fragrances in winter/summer categories, but take a look at my wardrobe. Everything in it is a bit too dense to wear in warm...
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    Re: What's Your Most Loudest And Boldest Fragrance?

    All of these reactions I'm talking about the times I HAVE NOT over-applied:
    CDG Avignon:
    At work: "Do you smell something burning in here?"
    At work again, at the opening of sacral-themed...
  17. Re: What fragrance would Edgar Allan Poe wear if he were alive today?

    Serge Noire.
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    Re: Help me find a dark oriental

    Bulgari Black maybe?
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    Re: What smells like Mugler Cologne...

    4711 EAU DE COLOGNE by Muelhens, the original cologne and also inexpensive.
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    Re: Which scent from wardrobe for clubbing?

    So, what did you wear to the party in the end?
  21. Re: What do you like to wear when you are feeling down?

    Second that.
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    Re: Shipping from UK to Germany?

    Yeah, that sounds plausible, but it still remains a mystery (at least to me), why won't sellers ship to Germany?!
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    Re: Shipping from UK to Germany?

    Hmmm, I just got my shipment from ebay.de, a 50 ml fragrance in a bubble envelope, so if the same rules apply for receiving it should be no problem. I heard that the real reason for sellers not...
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    Re: Iconic perfume/cologne bottles

    This is funny:
    http://www.bellasugar.com/Eau-33-Worst-Perfume-Bottles-1501028
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    Re: Which scent from wardrobe for clubbing?

    Go for Bleecker Street ;)!
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    Re: Rive Gauche - got a quick question ladies

    YSL made intense in female and male version both. Supposedly the intense version is much closer to the original that was released in the seventies. I can't judge on that because I haven't been born...
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    Poll: Re: When the unstoppable meets the immovable...

    I have a friend who has only those two perfumes in his fragrance wardrobe, ha ha! Gonna have to ask him and get back to you with the answer.
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    Re: I got a compliment while wearing Kouros.

    I don't understand the shock, I find Kouros a great scent. Our city's major uses it :D!
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    Re: Rive Gauche - got a quick question ladies

    Have you considered Rive Gauche Intense? My mum has similar taste to yours, and she loves it!
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    Re: same cologne everyday?

    If you like it, wear it everyday. That's it, you probably LOVE IT, if you're taking that into consideration. No one gets used to the smell BUT YOU, and if it's something very good, it becomes a part...
  31. Thread: Chance by Chanel.

    by Rain
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    Re: Chance by Chanel.

    I wore Chance for a year, and it's a nice, pleasant scent for daytime routines, which is not your average fruity floral, not much sillage, though. Actually, I've always thought that Coco Mlle. was a...
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    Re: Oh, maybe one more spray!

    Once I oversprayed CDG "Avignon", about fifteen spritzes, I think. I wanted to enjoy it to the max, end ended up almost passed out :D!
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    Re: Are there any real carnation perfumes?

    LUSH's "Potion" solid perfume smells wonderful and smells of carnations. Sadly, it's been discontinued, but if you could get your hands on some...
  34. Re: Where/how to try niche and less popular fragrances?

    Yeah, it has been known to happen to me too, I don't know why... Hmmm, I just tried the link on my computer and it works. Try typing this into ebay's search engine - Bond No 9 Nuits de Noho 10 Sample...
  35. Re: Where/how to try niche and less popular fragrances?

    I think the cheapest way to get samples is ebay. Here's a link to an ebay store where you can get Bond No.9 samples, for example - http://stores.ebay.com/mysamplestore
  36. Re: Skinny jeans: yay or nay for ladies with muscular legs

    You should wear what you want to wear, I think that muscular calves can pull off skinny jeans, as long as they are not TOO skinny, if you know what I mean (I've seen models that imitate jeans, but...
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    Re: Need help! mom's perfume...

    I think you should try Guerlain - L'Instant De Guerlain.
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    Re: SotD Saturday 3 April

    Comme des Garcons - Avignon, it's Easter after all :).
  39. Thread: Best summer scent

    by Rain
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    Re: Best summer scent

    Diptyque - Virgilio
  40. Thread: Your 1st Scent

    by Rain
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    Re: Your 1st Scent

    CK One, purchased it with my allowance when I was 14 or 15, can't remember, I carried the bottle in my backpack, and the kids in school would beg me for a spray :D. Thinking of it now, a great name...
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    Re: First Niche perfume...what's yours?

    Mine were AG Eau D'Hadrien and Eau de Charlotte ten years ago and both mistakes, but Annick Goutal was then the only niche brand available in my country. Because of those two for a long time I...
  42. Re: May I please have some suggestions? (for you Basenoters w/ some patience)

    While I was reading your post, it happened what you asked for - I had an AHA moment. These two perfumes are light, but with substance and character. Dzongkha is made to be a reminiscence of a...
  43. Re: May I please have some suggestions? (for you Basenoters w/ some patience)

    You should most definitely try L'artisan's Dzongkha and Timbuktu.
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