Search:

Type: Posts; User: Danny Mitchell; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    52
    Views
    730

    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 22nd September, 2019

    Sauvage EDT today.
  2. Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    Thanks for the update...I've been thinking about popping in but have withheld lately due to lackluster selection in the past month or so.
  3. Re: Tuscan Leather. Does it deserve the legendary status?

    Wow. Legendary? I know it's highly regarded but never expected anyone to think legendary. I don't know. It smells great but I don't like that raspberry note at all.
  4. Replies
    505
    Views
    9,817

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I went with Ombre Leather because it arrived in the mail today.
  5. Thread: Target

    by Danny Mitchell
    Replies
    34
    Views
    1,462

    Re: Target

    I own the Rustic Woods. It's impressive for an unknown, almost hidden in my Target, scent. Their others, Glacier, Desert, and I think they have a few more are all pretty solid.
  6. Re: SOTD: Saturday, 21st September, 2019

    Ombre Leather came in the mail today and it's now on my skin!
  7. Re: SOTD: Saturday, 21st September, 2019

    Eau Sauvage Parfum 2017
  8. Replies
    19
    Views
    675

    Re: Day Time, All Season Fragrance

    Both different but both pretty good choices. Luna Rossa being the better of the two, IMO.
    Look at ZC recommending the K!
    I would personally recommend you to try Aqua Di Gio Profumo. Versatile...
  9. Re: How to radically change the style of clothing with the least financial loss?

    It's always easy to invest in different styles. Just look around and find something that's different but pair it with something that's familiar to your wardrobe, as Brooks said. If you want to...
  10. Re: Anyone here ever wash shoes in the washing machine?

    What, you never ran your high heels through the washing machine? :laugh:
  11. Replies
    70
    Views
    1,008

    Re: SOTD: Friday, 20th September, 2019

    My scent for the evening is Eau Sauvage Parfum 2017
  12. Re: What hairstyling product (wax/pomade/gel/etc.) do you use?

    I get a good amount of shine from a nice conditioner, sometimes the leave in conditioner. The advertised 'shine' with paste/mold/pomade always seems too greasy for me.
    But I'm a blonde. The shine...
  13. Replies
    24
    Views
    803

    Re: Royall Rugby

    Opiate, where did you sample them?

    I stopped into Brooks Brothers last week and re-tried Rugby, Muske, Mandarin, and Lyme. All VERY solid but was disappointed they didn't have the Vetiver Noir.
  14. Replies
    358
    Views
    7,365

    Re: Today I bought September 2019

    I didn't even know our rewards program had cologne on it's site until this morning I was curiously looking around and browsing.
    Thanks, Senor Prince!
  15. Re: Backup bottles - Do you really need that?

    I have a backup of my two favorites that I go through quickly, POLO and Fahrenheit. And I have a back up of Michael because it's discontinued.
  16. Re: YSL L'Homme L'Intense or Parfum Intense

    I agree. What was also confusing, to me, was that Ulta has a tester for the Parfum Intense and has had it a long time but does not have a tester for L'Intense, despite selling both. And their stock...
  17. Replies
    358
    Views
    7,365

    Re: Today I bought September 2019

    My company has a Rewards website for hitting certain achievements and you get points for each one. They have a few Tom Ford scents on the site so I got a bottle of Ombre Leather and Grey Vetiver. ...
  18. Replies
    81
    Views
    4,950

    Re: Latest Armani Acqua Di Gio Flanker!

    After the first sampling, I was in agreement, but after wearing it on my arm for 4 to 6 hours, I'm put off by it pretty strong. In the same way that A-Men smells on me. Not the same scent at all,...
  19. Replies
    505
    Views
    9,817

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Just a tad chilly this morning....not really but I'm going to pretend it's an excuse to wear Gucci Guilty Absolute
  20. Replies
    14
    Views
    571

    Re: Dolce & Gabbana The One Alternative

    I would also recommend the One EDP version. Last a bit longer and is a better scent overall, IMO.
  21. Replies
    70
    Views
    1,008

    Re: SOTD: Friday, 20th September, 2019

    Gucci Guilty Absolute
  22. Re: High heels or low, which one do you prefer?

    Yep. I would chalk it up to a 'guy' opinion but I know several girls who feel the same way about it. I also know many who have grown tired of it and I know others who haven't experienced any huge...
  23. Replies
    41
    Views
    1,715

    Re: What has Basenotes done for you?

    I've been coming here for almost two years but I never registered until this year.
    It's great to read the reviews on here. And from there, I was able to discover newer and better colognes that I...
  24. Replies
    81
    Views
    4,950

    Re: Latest Armani Acqua Di Gio Flanker!

    I tried Absolu Instinct again tonight and, unlike my initial opinion, I didn't like it. The dirty woods and patchouli is just a bad mix in this one. It doesn't work at all.
  25. Re: High heels or low, which one do you prefer?

    You can still have all kinds of elegance and femininity while wearing flats. But I think high heels go on to another level of sexy, power, strength. But again, you can rock that same mojo in any...
  26. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Tonight I tried D&G K. I didn't spend much time with it so it's hard to form a serious opinion but I didn't care much for it.
  27. Replies
    84
    Views
    1,276

    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 19th September, 2019

    Post shower scent tonight is Dior Homme Intense
  28. Re: High heels or low, which one do you prefer?

    As a male and as appearances go, I love high heels on women. They look very elegant and sexy, if wearing a well made and designed pair.
    But I can't argue with the health and physical risks, though....
  29. Re: 5 underrated cheapies for fall, that you should try/buy

    I saw a Paris Hilton men's cologne at Burlington last week, but I couldn't remember which one has the underrated good reputation on this site. I think there are a few men's scents by Paris Hilton,...
  30. Re: Which is the best long lasting perfume ?

    In my own collection, POLO and Fahrenheit last forever and do not fade much through the day.
    My Green Irish Tweed, Eau Sauvage Parfum, and L'Homme L'Intense all last a very long time as well. ...
  31. Replies
    3
    Views
    415

    Re: Rubber bung fallen into bottle

    The rubber could deteriorate over time, but it will take quite a while for that to happen, IMO
  32. Re: Cat owners: Does your cat try to attack you over certain fragrances?

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/468936-My-Dog-Likes-My-Cologne

    Interesting contrast in thread titles and reactions in regards to animal behaviors toward our fragrance, lol
  33. Replies
    505
    Views
    9,817

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Polo is my jam. I've never tracked it close enough, but I wear it three or four times a week.
  34. Replies
    20
    Views
    761

    Re: Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme

    I may have sampled a P&G bought the CVS bottle I purchased was Shiseido.
  35. Replies
    84
    Views
    1,276

    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 19th September, 2019

    POLO again today.
  36. Replies
    11
    Views
    679

    Re: Macy's 15% off frags

    The 15% off is good till the 22nd. I'm thinking about taking advantage of it. Even with 15%, I can still find the items cheaper online. Still looking for an item that would be the same price at...
  37. Replies
    20
    Views
    761

    Re: Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme

    Conspiracy Theory busted! Thank you. That would explain the differences, yes.
  38. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,013

    Re: Fragrance for upcoming Autumn/Winter

    I plan on wearing quite a bit of my Gucci Guilty Absolute this fall and winter.
  39. Replies
    20
    Views
    761

    Re: Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme

    I can see where you're coming from. Intenso surprised me, however, with it having some type of creamy...I don't know if it's the tonka combined with the lavender but I really enjoy it.

    Anyway, as...
  40. Replies
    81
    Views
    1,221

    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 18th September, 2019

    Dior Homme Intense tonight.
  41. Re: Help picking a casual versatile fragrance

    Of those, I'd go with Prada. But any of those should serve the intended purpose for you.
    Along those lines I would also suggest Aqua Di Gio Profumo, Bleu de Chanel EDP, YSL Y EDP, YSL LaNuit....
  42. Replies
    20
    Views
    761

    Re: Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme

    I'm prepared to get roasted for this but is there any comparison at all with Intenso to the original vintage formulation of Pour Homme? I've never tried the vintage, but the CVS bottle that I got,...
  43. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,197

    Re: Do you buy empty bottles and boxes?

    It's hard to imagine the Kilian boxes and keys oxidizing like that unless they're kept in a humid environment and/or there's a lot of moisture in the air.
  44. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,008

    Re: Brut (Qs for men and women)

    I wish Rive Gauche wasn't so costly. I'd love to give that stuff at least a sample.
  45. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,008

    Re: Brut (Qs for men and women)

    Haven't' seen one in a more current incarnation but would definitely grab one if I saw one. I'll post a pic my dad's Brut bottle, if I remember, next time I'm over there.
  46. Replies
    11
    Views
    679

    Re: Macy's 15% off frags

    That's what I thought. ugh. Well, it's better than nothing.
  47. Replies
    81
    Views
    1,221

    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 18th September, 2019

    Polo
  48. Replies
    11
    Views
    679

    Re: Macy's 15% off frags

    I may use the Rakuten discount but I've never used the site....does the 6% get credited to your Rafuten account after the sale or do you save 6% as part of the actual transaction when paying?
  49. Re: Your "chore" scents or dumb grabs at the moment

    I would categorize my Sauvage EDT as this.
  50. Replies
    20
    Views
    761

    Re: Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme

    I hate subscribing to this conspiracy theory but it seems to me the current D&G Pour Homme smells good from Ulta or Macy's but I purchased it from a CVS and it smelled awful. It had zero depth, the...
  51. Re: Anyone here ever wash shoes in the washing machine?

    If they're cloth or canvas, they'll be fine. Won't hurt them any.
  52. Replies
    71
    Views
    1,213

    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 17th September, 2019

    Post shower scent for the night is Polo Sport
  53. Replies
    64
    Views
    5,652

    Re: Tom Ford Noir Anthracite

    It is possible, if sticking to retail, it will still be sold on the TF site directly, but the SA said it's being pulled from Saks and also being pulled from other stores as well.
  54. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,197

    Re: Do you buy empty bottles and boxes?

    If I ever purchase a Killian, their boxes are quite nice and can easily be repurposed to be used for other things.
  55. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,197

    Re: Do you buy empty bottles and boxes?

    Personally, an empty bottle serves no purpose and just takes up space. Some bottles may look good and have a good presentation, but not worth keeping. With whisky bottles though, the ceramic ones,...
  56. Replies
    13
    Views
    669

    Re: Graduating my Stepson from Lynx/Axe

    I have thought several times about getting one of my boys LaNuit as an upcoming Christmas gift. One of them use to have Eros but wasn't a big fan.
    What I do with my boys from time to time is stop...
  57. Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    LMAO, I reported the post I saw as well. I forget if I selected it being a scam or because it was inappropriate.
  58. Re: Michael For Men by Michael Kors - Does anyone still wear this?

    Holy hell, what? That can't be right.....check again. But don't really check again.
  59. Replies
    71
    Views
    1,213

    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 17th September, 2019

    Polo
  60. Re: Anyone here ever wash shoes in the washing machine?

    Yes! Those and even the Clorox disposable wipes work great, too.
  61. Re: What fragrances remind you of Christmas/Winter?

    I'll go with these....and also go in a different direction.
    A lot of fragrances are given as gifts during Christmas. So apart from the actual smell of a scent, I often associate the memory of...
  62. Replies
    64
    Views
    5,652

    Re: Tom Ford Noir Anthracite

    Yep. I asked the SA if he could part with the sample bottle but he was pretty adamant there was no way. I even asked if there was any way he could sample out a little bit of it and again, no way. ...
  63. Re: Anyone here ever wash shoes in the washing machine?

    That works as well. It's good for touch-ups.
  64. Re: Anyone here ever wash shoes in the washing machine?

    Putting them in the dryer? I woudn't recommend that part of it.
  65. Replies
    13
    Views
    669

    Re: Graduating my Stepson from Lynx/Axe

    I've heard that Apollo smells like Fierce and I've heard that Phoenix smells similar to Sauvage. My kids graduated from Axe about three years ago. They still wear Axe Dark Temptation from time to...
  66. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,008

    Re: Brut (Qs for men and women)

    Are you talking about a newer release or a vintage?
  67. Re: Anyone here ever wash shoes in the washing machine?

    I never have but my kids do it all the time. They wash their sneakers every couple weeks. They like to wear white Nike sneakers and it seems to work pretty well.
  68. Replies
    505
    Views
    9,817

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Haha! Light My Fahrenheit?
  69. Replies
    64
    Views
    5,652

    Re: Tom Ford Noir Anthracite

    I tried Anthracite at Saks and loved the stuff. The sales rep said they don't sell it there anymore because it's been discontinued. He said the last couple of bottles were sold about four months...
  70. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Good idea, too, if it's true that Anthracite has been discontinued. That was the word from the TF sales rep at Saks. That's nothing official, obviously, but he said TF wasn't going to be giving...
  71. Re: Michael For Men by Michael Kors - Does anyone still wear this?

    It's not a powerhouse fragrance, no, but it is very strong for me. I sound like a broken record, but I don't go along with the many posts I'm seeing about performance issues.
  72. Replies
    77
    Views
    1,311

    Re: SOTD: Monday, 16th September, 2019

    Safari by Ralph Lauren tonight.
  73. Re: What's on top of your wish-list right now?

    After trying a few Killians for the very first time, I would have to put Light My Fire and Dark Lord near the top of my wish list as well.
  74. Re: best brand to make polo shirts for men?

    Abercrombie & Fitch makes unbelievably soft and comfortable polos. If that damn moose logo wasn't so cliché, I would wear nothing but them, lol
    They're seriously a great fit and decent, not great,...
  75. Replies
    505
    Views
    9,817

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Fahrenheit because I had smelled Light My Fire by Killian the day before, and it made me want to wear it. They aren't alike, really, but there are some similarities, I think.
  76. Re: What hairstyling product (wax/pomade/gel/etc.) do you use?

    For several years I used Aveda styling paste. Worked pretty well for me. Much less greasy than pomade.
  77. Re: best brand to make polo shirts for men?

    As do I. If it does have a logo, I try to find a brand that is not well known or very non-mainstream.
  78. Replies
    4
    Views
    432

    Re: Mercedes-Benz EDT

    I detected some slight similarities once, when sampling Mercedes Benz. The sales associate mentioned the similarity and I picked up on it, but it dies off quickly, IMO, and you're left with very...
  79. Replies
    49
    Views
    2,993

    Re: Omg omg omg dior Fahrenheit parfum

    I have not tried any of the Fahrenheit flankers. But I love the original so much, I just may get a start on picking up some of them.
  80. Replies
    77
    Views
    1,311

    Re: SOTD: Monday, 16th September, 2019

    Good morning! Going with Fahrenheit today.
  81. Replies
    66
    Views
    1,219

    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 15th September, 2019

    Sauvage EDT for me
  82. Re: Why in the bloody hell is YSL- Y getting praise ?

    I can see that he would be annoying. I think he's pretty damn (unintentionally) funny. He repeats himself constantly and his several videos are all extrememly repititive in their content. That...
  83. Re: Guerlain L'Homme Ideal Cologne - Gaining Popularity?

    I tried it a few weeks back. It smelled like plastic and sugar, in that order, lol.
    The scent reminded me of old toys I had stored in the back of my closet. The smell of the plastic, mixed with...
  84. Re: Are there any fragrances in which ginger plays an important role?

    Ginger search on this site pulls up a pretty long list.

    (edit: I misread this thread as asking about ginseng. Ooops.)
  85. Replies
    16
    Views
    636

    Re: Popular Cologne Ads from the Past

    I really wish that would come back.
  86. Replies
    11
    Views
    679

    Re: Macy's 15% off frags

    It looks like 3% on the Rakuten site.
  87. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Tried Bvlgari Man in Black today and loved it.
  88. Replies
    505
    Views
    9,817

    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I haven't worn Gucci Guilty Absolute in several months. It's still mid 80's right now but it cools off to the low 60's in the evening.
    I'm planning on wearing this more in the colder months but I...
  89. Replies
    78
    Views
    1,459

    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 14th September, 2019

    Gucci Guilty Absolute for the evening.
  90. Replies
    78
    Views
    1,459

    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 14th September, 2019

    Polo
  91. Replies
    16
    Views
    636

    Re: Popular Cologne Ads from the Past

    They probably are but I, too, had not heard of most of them. Mr. J? Mandom? Sean? Cricket? Macho Musk? Never heard of them, but those ads are great.
    Interesting to see the English Leather...
  92. Re: What hairstyling product (wax/pomade/gel/etc.) do you use?

    Too greasy. Try switching to a wax, paste, or a thick cream.
  93. Replies
    74
    Views
    1,129

    Re: SOTD: Friday, 13th September, 2019

    Post shower scent for the night is Polo Sport
  94. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,308

    Re: Cosmetic surgery/procedures

    Wow, I didn't ever think this went so deep and intense. This is nuts.
    And yeah, I think or thought most cultures would be more drawn to a larger physique and jawline.
    That infant stuff creeps me...
  95. Replies
    73
    Views
    1,488

    Re: Looking back....

    Green Irish Tweed is the only high end I have. Want to get more but it's hard to rationalize with my budget and kids heading off to college soon.
  96. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    I tried Killian Dark Lord and Light My Fire today. Both were amazing. Sales Rep said Light My Fire is being discontinued.
  97. Re: Why in the bloody hell is YSL- Y getting praise ?

    Clearly, I remember picking on the boy,
    Seemed a harmless little f*ck.
  98. Replies
    16
    Views
    636

    Re: Popular Cologne Ads from the Past

    I see ads from time to time during primetime. Mostly DIOR, Chanel, Marc Jacobs, and Calvin Klein still.



    As would I!
  99. Re: Let's talk about Bentley for Men Intense

    What I have mostly seen is the Intense and the Black at TJ Maxx. It has been a while, though. I haven't spotted one since probably early summer, around May or June.
  100. Replies
    11
    Views
    679

    Re: Macy's 15% off frags

    Oh, nice! Thanks!
Results 1 to 100 of 500
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000