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

    Pino Silvestre. Always good to smell like a pine tree.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Worth Haute Concentration. Seemed appropriate.
  3. Re: Does IF diet improve olfactory sensitivity?

    Increased sense of smell could help with sniffing out food.
  4. Poll: Re: Would You Rather Buy a Better Car Than You Have Now....or....Have more Depth in Your Niche Frags

    Don't need either but if I did then I'd go with the new car.
  5. Re: Who loves Lush but is a bit snobby about perfume?

    Own and enjoy Dirty and Breath of God. I also enjoy Lush as a brand as long as they're cheap (I think some of their stuff is more expensive now?), more so than some of the fancy-pants houses.
  6. Re: Does IF diet improve olfactory sensitivity?

    Just means skipping meals at certain times. Some might skip them for a day a week. Personally I simply stopped eating after 5pm,which may or may not count as intermittent fasting, when I wanted to...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Le 3eme Homme. Sunny Monday morning.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Gentleman. Wet Sunday.
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    Re: worst fragrance of all time???

    Can you give some examples of fragrances?

    Here's a link to a perfume documentary that was posted in an older thread about this topic.
    ...
  10. Re: was anyone actually named Jacques Bogart or is it like Betty Crocker?

    https://cfdirect.com.au/collections/jacques-bogart

    Makes sense. Jacques Bogart always sounded a bit made up to me.
  11. Re: Friend coming to Nicaragua, can bring me Fahrenheit EDT OR Caron Pour Un Homme

    Fahrenheit's nice but it was quite popular. My woman described it as average guy in the street scent and I can see what she means, even though I still like and wear it every now and then. The Caron...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    M7. Was time to wear it again.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    YSL pour Homme Haute Concentration. Needed some concentration.
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    Re: Overrated fragrances FOR YOU.

    Pure Malt and probably the whole Pure line (I've only smelled a couple).
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Phileas. Just wanted to smell great.
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    Re: The Guardian on vagina-scented products

    Seems to work/sell, gets her/them attention and pioneer status in the emerging fragrant celebrity genitalia market. Let's see which male celebrity has the balls to release one. Someone already...
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    Re: The Guardian on vagina-scented products

    Paltrow's candle sold out within hours.

    Reviews. First one by a woman who enjoys the candle and makes it sound a bit like Agent Provocateur. The chap seems to be less impressed.
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    Re: What is your basenote lifetime number?

    Sorted for roughly 70, 80 years.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Vanille by Molinard. Because I haven't worn it in a long time. Sweet vanilla overkill.
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    Re: The Guardian on vagina-scented products

    Might use these for the Advent wreath later this year.
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    Re: Let’s Talk: Green Irish Tweed by Creed

    Tried it once and regretted having sprayed it on skin. Cool Water ruined this style of scents for me and they just smell like being stuck in the 90s to me (whilst I'm quite happy to wear all sorts of...
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    Re: What makes a perfume “sexy”?

    Many perfumes can be a little bit sexy, depending on what someone likes/associates with them and considers sexy. Clean/fresh can smell sexy to some just like smelling like a skunk's bollocks can to...
  23. Re: Bvlgari Au the Rouge? Au the dream more like

    I remember it as a very relaxing fig and tea fragrance but it has been a long time since I've smelled it. The only fig fragrances that come to my mind right now are Dune Homme and Philosykos but...
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    Re: Which 3-4 fragrances should I remove?

    Out of the ones I've smelled/can remember.

    Keep
    Bvlgari Black
    Cartier Le Baiser Du Dragon
    Guerlain Jicky

    Remove
    Yves Saint Laurent Opium Pour Homme
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    L'Instant EDP. To wear it again.
  26. Re: Have y'all be smelling Fahrenheit on other people lately?

    About 2 years ago on a young chap on Oxford Street.
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    Re: Moschino Toy Boy review

    Having seen the advert, it seems to target the gay bear cub/ leather market, showing a man/men in Tom of Finland style outfits. Definitely better than the flashback to paedobear I had before seeing...
  28. Re: 13 years after release, Diesel Fuel For Life (2007)

    I thought it smelled nice but that it was too youthful for me/not my style at the time.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Guerlain L'Instant EDT. As it's less windy and to wear it after the EDP yesterday.
  30. Re: Cartier Declaration is such an underrated classic

    One of my early favourites. Don't wear it that often but still own some.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Guerlain L’Instant. After seeing speckmann's post and it's a windy day.
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    Re: Moschino Toy Boy review

    And people complain about Tom Ford perfume names? Is that a teddy bear bottle?
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    Re: worst fragrance of all time???

    Pound store stuff. Some of the fruity sweet foghorns young women wear can be pretty bad as well. As for perfumes that perhaps aren't badly made but for some reason made me feel sick, Obsession, The...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Moods Uomo. Cause of the mood.
  35. Re: Am I applying my fragrance the wrong way or not enough?

    You will get more reactions if you spray more but not all of them will be positive (a small price to pay for any proper peacock).
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    Re: Question about Bogart Signature

    The Bogart smells a lot like rosemary (I think it is), as long as you're fine with that and like old school scents you'll like it.
  37. Re: notes you love that most others seem to hate on

    Not sure if I'd like it if it featured prominantly in a perfume but I smell it daily and it's certainly a less annoying smell than that of cigarettes or curry, I'll give it that.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Fendi Uomo. Was in the mood.
  39. Re: Are Scent Free Environments Becoming A Problem For Fragrance Enthusiasts?

    Wow. You either must be overapplying or people are really rude/sensitive where you live. I've noticed the odd weird look, possibly perfume related ;), but people generally are too polite to say...
  40. Re: Sorting through the Diptyque house, list your favorites and best iyo!

    Enjoy L'Ombre on the girlfriend and Virgilio on myself. Didn't like Tam Dao and Oyedo enough to keep them. Otherwise quite liked Philosykos and L'Autre out of the ones I've tried.
  41. Re: Celebrating Differences: What do YOU Enjoy About Perfume?

    Drenched in Aventus.

    I actually went without perfume for a long time. Probably as I didn't and still don't really like some of the most popular, cheap mainstream perfumes that were omnipresent...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Have you tried Polo Modern Reserve? It's somewhat different to the original but also quite nice.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Francesco Smalto. Serving old bloke today.
  44. Re: Celebrating Differences: What do YOU Enjoy About Perfume?

    The easy, carefree sex with models on car bonnets and yachts which wearing it ultimately leads to.
  45. Re: Does metal (jewellery/accessories/etc) affect the smell of your fragrance?

    I think spraying perfume on jewellery can damage it, so it's best to avoid that (and to spray it on skin....does sound a bit odd after the jewellery part). Not sure if the scent would change.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Havana. Because I've never worn it much.
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    Re: I hate geranium.

    Oh, I'm sure she smells lovely anyway. Pillows can be a bit much though, like breathing dry cat hair all night, basically like a cat sleeping on your face. Too much for me.
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    Re: I hate geranium.

    Cigarette smoke, exhaust emissions, people that let their cats sleep in their bed, perhaps even on their pillows.
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    Re: Keeping track of your collection

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

    Metal. Because it's sunny.
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    Re: 36 and still no signature scent

    No signature scent, no tattoos. Just one woman, mostly due to social pressure.

    Besides, everybody's born with a signature scent. Perfumes are just nice products to use and enjoy, like clothing,...
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    Re: Question about 70 years old vintage

    I'd worry about how the bottle might have been stored throughout the years. Just ask the seller a few questions and see what he says.
  53. Re: Fragrances that are NOT compliment getters FOR YOU....

    DHI. I think the women in my life don't particularly like this one. I reckon the double dose of sweetness, DHI worn by me, is just too much to handle for most.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Havana. To wear it again.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Havana. As I never seem to reach for it. Bottle is pretty much full and I've had it for years. I'm starting to suspect that I might not like it all that much.
  56. Re: Designers that get hate but you're actually enjoying?

    Most of the mentioned deserve the hate, apart from Grey Flannel. :p Seriously though, most of them aren't universally hated.

    Some scents are divisive, that's not always bad. As far as I remember,...
  57. Re: The price value of a fragrance shouldn't be contingent on it's performance/sillage

    If a fragrance lacks performance then I'll pass. It doesn't have to be a foghorn (if it is, that's not an issue as spraying less is fine by me) but I do have to be able to notice it for a couple of...
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    Re: Perfume storage temperature.

    Mine will have been kept between approximately 12 and 37 degrees Celsius, room temperature. Never had any issues. I just keep them out of the sun.
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    Re: The Ultimate 'Dark Blue' Thread

    Kenzo pour Homme. Guess it could be dark green as well but I think more cleaning products come in blue bottles.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Habit Rouge. Just wanted to smell good.
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    Re: Lapidus Pour Homme

    It's a bit similar to Kouros. For some reason this one never quite worked for me, unlike many other oldies, and I got rid of it a long time ago. I think I also never quite could convince myself that...
  62. Re: I'm trying to sell my used fragrances, I need help setting the price

    You can look the items up on Ebay and see for how much they sell/are listed. Most bottles will show the content if you shine a bright light through it. Otherwise, if you have a rough idea, just give...
  63. Re: What do you consider an appropriate fresh/aquatic scent for a man in his 40s?

    New West, Insense Ultramarine, Ice Cube, Bulgari Aqua.
  64. Re: Fragrances that somehow disappoint you, leave you underwhelmed, wishing for more perhaps

    Pure Malt. Why this ever was hyped so much, I don't know. Not even close to other overhyped ones like DHI and Aventus.

    Or Black, nice but fizzled out too quickly. Witness as well.

    Many, many...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    New West. Just was there.
  66. Re: Can ppl tell if you're wearing a cheap fragrance?

    Doubt it, unless they recognize the specific scent and are fragheads (who use words like fragheads) and spend a lot of time with you in close quarters. Same goes for clothes to some extend. If things...
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    Re: Russian Federation E Bay purchase

    Don't do it. Unless you're happy to waste time and energy to get your money back.
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    Re: Fragrance induced throat closing pleasure

    Not sure if I'd notice.
    https://media1.tenor.com/images/192823ffa23ffdb194ad7115476d5db5/tenor.gif?itemid=5239711
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    Re: A hit polished by time

    Unless you were not ready for it at the time or things went downhill since, don't really see how a scent would smell any better 2, 3 years after it came out.
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    Re: Your 2020 Fragrance Balance

    -2.
  71. Re: Frequently mentioned scents you STILL haven't smelled....

    I've smelled/not smelled 50% of the so far mentioned.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Gatsby for a crisp, sunny morning.
  73. Re: please can you talk about your experiences of Bowling Greene?

    Loud and cheap.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Jolie Madame. Because it suits me well.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Xeryus Rouge. Just was in the mood.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I've got an EDT and EDP, older batches but probably not that old. Both are small bottles so I'll have a good reason to look for other versions at some point ;)

    Virgilio. Just was in the mood for...
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    Re: Why do some people hate fragrance this much?

    Personally I've got quite a craving for a blue stilton and sheep's wool perfume.
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    Re: Aromatics Elixir - taming the beast?

    One spray towards the lower chest and I'm usually quite happy Same when it comes to Giorgio Beverly Hills pour Homme and a few others.

    The one fragrance I never quite seem to tame is funnily...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Agree, it's as timeless classic. Will always own a bottle or two.


    Pino Silvestre. To satisfy my frugal side.
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    Re: Assumed shilling

    Stop shilling, brah. ;)
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    Re: Why do some people hate fragrance this much?

    I went to the post office the other day after I had generously applied Dior Homme Intense and a guy wearing a high vis vest, carrying a helping hand grabber (thus I think his job might have been...
  82. Re: Are Scent Free Environments Becoming A Problem For Fragrance Enthusiasts?

    Ever since I've heard that you're not allowed to drink a beer in the park in Canada I was suspicious of the place ;) USA as well, I believe.

    Luckily haven't encountered that here yet but it might...
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    Re: Why do some people hate fragrance this much?

    It can be fine line between being a bit intolerant and reminding people to be mindful of others.

    I went to the cinema not too long ago and a homeless/slightly mental girl sneaked in a while after...
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    Re: Why do some people hate fragrance this much?

    I have a female friend, she used to make a fuss when people wore a lot of perfume at the cinema and so on, trying to embarass them. Her main reason was that she thought that such people, especially...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Mitsouko. Just wanted to smell good.
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    Re: Why do some people hate fragrance this much?

    She enjoyed being outraged and to really show it, or maybe she just really hated it.

    Most likely she just used the cloth to hide/wipe away her drool, it was Aventus after all.

    Just kidding,...
  87. Re: GQ - "The Best Cologne from Each Fragrance Family"

    Nice to see Grey Flannel getting some love for a change.

    I don't think I'd consider Terre d'Hermes as mainly woods but I guess it's a part of it.
  88. Thread: Genghis Khan

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    Re: Genghis Khan

    I've had 2 of the urn bottles (not very dear at the time. Ebay. Think they came from a seller in Spain or Portugal, if I remember correctly) but as they were splash bottles, which I generally find a...
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    Re: The Dior Homme Line...Should We Panic Yet?

    I've got enough of either (old batches) to be happy but if I was a huge fan and wore these regularly I'd probably look into stocking up before it's too late.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Dior Homme Intense, old batch. Testing the last remaining bottle. Once briefly a top favourite, it's on thin ice these days. Never transcended its change of pace purpose.
  91. Re: Observtion on Bogart Pour Homme, which arrived today

    I've only ever had a bottle that had gone bad but what I could smell wasn't for me. Not a fan of any of the newer, sweet Bogarts.
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    Re: How have your tastes changed over time?

    Experimented with gourmands, vanilla, sweet scents, (non-leather) feminines, GIT/CW type scents and aquatics, then left most of them behind. My favourites seem to pop up in threads about dark, gothic...
  93. Re: I really dislike Creed's new direction as a house

    I've always associated Creed with a certain kind of bro, plus the marketing and cost...hence I've only ever tried 2 (Aventus and GIT). Nice quality but wasn't interested in spending that much money...
  94. Re: Does It Bother You When People You Like Mock Cologne In General?

    You don't think it's true, to some extend?

    https://static.boredpanda.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/people-are-comparing-boris-johnson-to-trump-5-5d382344e0838__700.jpg
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    Re: Would I like Chanel Antaeus?

    Considering that you perceived Vetiver as dated and looking at the perfumes you've listed, I'd say it's a bit of a risky blind buy for you.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Dior Homme Intense. Still cooler and to test if I actually still need this.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Dior Homme Intense. Because it's colder.
  98. Re: Does It Bother You When People You Like Mock Cologne In General?

    +1. I've heard the name before though.

    Wikipedia states that he's a libertarian, supports pot and other drug use, gay marriage, universal healthcare and income and so on, so sounds quite liberal....
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    Re: Your 2020 Fragrance Balance

    -1. Sold one.
  100. Re: Help me out to round my very small collection please :)

    Nice collection. Perhaps you'd like to look at something like Patrick.
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