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  1. Re: Not satisfied with anything I own or sampled. What happened?

    Have not, will put it on my list! Interestingly, I was very excited to try "Chene" by them after reading it is comparable to the smell of firewood burning in North Carolina's Fall. Yeah...not even...
  2. Re: Not satisfied with anything I own or sampled. What happened?

    Apparently :) I've tried many "gourmands" and I'm still looking for that ONE that is both a gourmand yet Fall.

    Sova - FALL, but TOO HEAVY.
    Bois Bond - "hay" but too dry
    Chergui - Ideal in...
  3. Not satisfied with anything I own or sampled. What happened?

    Hey all, I went from owning 40+ fragrances to three. And I've sampled over 100+ additional.

    Only ones I genuinely enjoy:

    Amber Narguile - Absolutely love it
    Messe de Minuit - Gorgeous, "apple...
  4. Re: Something for Fall and Winter in New England

    Fille by Serge does, as well as Chene :)
  5. Re: What is your girlfriend's favorite scent you own?

    Aventus
  6. Re: Sample of the Day - September 2014

    I sampled Slumberhouse Baque. It's a very boozy, Fall-ish gourmond in the Slumberhouse vein. Not animalistc, not an open field, nor a farmhouse. It's more a barrel of alcohol with honey. Pretty good,...
  7. Re: Dior Homme Intense, Guerlain, Chanel, Eaux De Baux, and many more:))

    Sent you a PM.
  8. AJ's Country Cottage candles - wow!

    Talk about an extremely passionate, diverse independent line. Their fall candles are to die for - VERY potent, cute, etc.
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    Re: New Slumberhouse Fragrance: Sådanne

    Listen, I'd love to write a favorable review of his scents. I've had a total 180 on them. It's odd to me that unless you write favorable things you're perceived to be a bad individual. Isn't...
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    Re: Naomi Goodsir - Or Du Serail

    Hmm, what about the end for you?
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    Re: New Slumberhouse Fragrance: Sådanne

    Josh's issue is that his fragrances are "art for arts sake" and people buy it purely on the "hipster niche perfume" appeal the shop has. It's the craft-beer of perfumery - many interesting styles,...
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    Re: Pure Malt or Pure Havane

    Havane
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    Re: Naomi Goodsir - Or Du Serail

    Not enjoying it outside of its opening. The "ash tray" vibe comes up too fast.
  14. Re: Frapin 1270, Spiriteuse Double Vanille, Aventus, Opus VI, XXV, your thoughts on any of these fra

    I like gourmands, too. None of them do it for me.
  15. Re: Amber Narguile, but more masculine? Cannot find this holy grail scent...

    Any tobacco only fragrances out there as to not blend anything else other than the one note?
  16. Amber Narguile, but more masculine? Cannot find this holy grail scent...

    I'm looking for something that has:

    - Apple
    - Cinnamon

    as a base. The "apple pie" vibe Amber Narguile gets is seductive, amazing, but I want it a TOUCH more masculine.

    I've tried Or Du...
  17. Re: Slumberhouse Sample Pass Thread Redux

    Currently, I'm experiencing a sort of "falling away" from them. Only a few are completely intoxicating to me - Ambre Narguile, Back to Black, Messe de Minuit, Espresso Royale, New Haarlem. I suppose...
  18. Re: Slumberhouse Sample Pass Thread Redux

    Thanks :)

    From my experience, and this is coming from a fan of the Fall, horror movies, haunted attractions, etc - it isn't wearable. While fully representative of the season, it's too pungent and...
  19. Re: Slumberhouse Sample Pass Thread Redux

    I know exactly what you mean! And your description of saying the perfume "stews" is great. I recently sold a bottle on here, hated to see it go.
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    Re: The "I don't get it" thread

    And that's what is going to hurt Slumberhouse.They're unique, but their schtick will get old (if it hasn't already). Notice less discussion, realization Zahd is cherry medicine, lack of updates on...
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    Re: The "I don't get it" thread

    For Slumberhouse, you literally have to look at it as avant-garde art. They're NOT wearable.
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    Poll: Re: Favorite perfume season?

    :grin: agreed
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    Re: Fall/Winter Fragances

    It's phenomenal. let me know what you think.
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    Poll: Favorite perfume season?

    Which perfume season is your favorite?
  25. Comparable to Chergui, but better?

    I need a signature Fall fragrance. Chergui lost its charm because it's too "powdery" for me. Looking for Fall in bottle, but not a gourmond (Ambre Narguile takes care of that).

    Any suggestions?
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    Re: Fall/Winter Fragances

    Hermes Ambre Narguile

    /thread
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    Re: The "I don't get it" thread

    agreed
  28. Re: Slumberhouse Sample Pass Thread Redux

    Agreed. Glad to see Basenotes are realizing Zahd isn't the "GLORY FRAGRANCE" the hype made it seem. It's cherry medicine in a perfume.
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    Re: Best Amouage for Men

    I'll chime in my opinion, but I hate XXV, too. It's EXTREMELY oriental, and doesn't fit my "image".
  30. STILL cannot find a good Spring fragrance that isn't "grassy" in nature.

    I shy away from dominant citrus/vetiver Spring fragrances, and haven't explored much of floral. After sampling Xerjoff Nio, I'm flabbergasted that I cannot find a genuinely unique, appealing...
  31. Great!!

    Great!!
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    Re: Your winter 2014 purchase list

    Trust me, you'll regret it. Smells like feces.
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    Re: Tobacco Vanille... huh?

    I love it. Full bottle worthy.
  34. Requests from my BOSSES - what would they like?

    I have only experience with masculine fragrances. The two requests are:

    1) An "appealing" vanilla scent that is wearable all seasons

    2) A fragrance that wears closer to the skin, is unique, all...
  35. I have a fragrance per season EXCEPT Spring. Help!

    Summer: Aventus
    Fall: Chergui
    Winter: Tobacco Vanille

    I need a Spring fragrance! Recommendation?
  36. Re: Slumberhouse Sample Pass Thread Redux

    ClaireV, GREAT review.
  37. Re: Bond No.9 - what is full bottle worth?

    And not because I am selling one, but I do like New Haarlem a lot.
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    Re: Who is your favorite perfumer?

    Agreed!
  39. Re: Colognes you love but they just DON'T LAST

    Two seconds for me.
  40. Re: Please help! Visiting FL in July, need help selecting a fragrance

    Mugler.
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    Re: Best cologne for a cookout

    Engin by MadHat Scents
  42. Re: Notes that you wish were used or used more often?

    Agreed.
  43. Re: I want something that screams "BDSM" - sexy, bold, alluring. What is it?

    Thank you all so much :)
  44. Re: Notes that you wish were used or used more often?

    A more prominent cinnamon.
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    Re: MadHat Scents - Discussion Thread.

    Remik, thank you so much! Very kind of you! Please post your opinions on what you receive!
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    Re: Top 3 all-time as per your S.O.

    L'eau de Issey
    Creed Himalaya

    that's abou tit.
  47. I want something that screams "BDSM" - sexy, bold, alluring. What is it?

    I'd imagine it'll be something with tobacco and leather, but I hope it can be genuinely appealing at the same time.

    Please, recommend!
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    Re: MadHat Scents - Discussion Thread.

    Americana Rust - Imagine yourself riding besides a tobacco field in the middle of rural North Carolina. It's a beautiful day in the Fall, nearing dusk, and you're needing a quick rest. As you pull...
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    Re: What is your most used fragrance?

    this.
  50. Re: Found a note that I dislike: galbanum. What's your scent peeve?

    Vetiver
    Fecal
    Fruit
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    Re: Spearmint/Citrus EDT for summer?

    Heeley Menthe Fraiche
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    Re: Most Powdery?

    Gold Man.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, May 19, 2014

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.2997.jpg

    Incense Rose
  54. Re: What was the last frag that really "wowed" you ?

    28250
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    Re: The old book smell

    There it is.
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    Re: The old book smell

    There is a certain fragrance that people spoke frequently about awhile ago that's not listed here....dang...don't remember though.
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    Re: Any love for Messe de Minuit?

    Unfortunately, I don't own it :( I heard the red version is where it's at - gothic and beautiful. Any place that you know of selling samples?
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    Sticky: Re: Creed Queries & Discussions.

    lmao
  59. Re: Let's talk: Needing some UNIQUE recommendations per category...

    Thanks for the contributions thus far! Updated my original post.
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    Re: For Summer: VIW or MI?

    Batucuda anyday of the week.
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    Re: Aventus or Mancera Cedrat Bois

    Still waiting on that updated collection :)
  62. Let's talk: Needing some UNIQUE recommendations per category...

    1 - Hayride -- Bois Blond or Americana Rust
    2 - Medieval -- Messe de Minuit
    3 - Nightmare -- Black Tourmaline
    4 - Gourmand -- Sorriso
    5 - Desert - LDDM
    6 - Swampy -
    7 - Halloween - Sova or M3...
  63. Re: Could you BNers ever limit your collection to your 5 fave colognes?

    * Aventus
    * Chergui
    * New Haarlem
    * Norne
    * Noir de Noir

    EASY.
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    Any love for Messe de Minuit?

    I absolutely ADORE this fragrance and don't see it mentioned frequently, unfortunately. Such an appealing one, with gothic incense and a mix of light floral/fruit.
  65. Re: Controversial opinions on fragrances and its industry: Let's share!

    How interesting! Any recommendations? From my sampling, I avoid most tobaccos because I really just smell ashtray (eg: Les Nombres d'Or Cuir Mona di Orio).
  66. Re: Controversial opinions on fragrances and its industry: Let's share!

    How would you define a controversial opinion?
  67. Re: Ultimate Seduction - Brand New Extrait De Parfum by LM Parfums !!

    Please, please post your review! Excited to read it.

    Also, do you have updated pictures of your collection?
  68. Re: Controversial opinions on fragrances and its industry: Let's share!

    My intent is not to stir the pot. In fact, I don't know how anyone can get upset at another person's 100% opinion. Here, I hoped to just see and appreciate the differences in our views of fragrance.
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    Re: What Is Your Top 5 As Of Right Now?

    1) Norne
    2) Chergui
    3) Noir de Noir
    4) New Haarlem
    5) Aventus
  70. Re: Controversial opinions on fragrances and its industry: Let's share!

    Are you from New York? Their main store is huge! Yeah, they charge quite a bit for how many billions they make (and how awful most of them are). New Haarlem is awesome, tho.
  71. Re: Hermes Eau d`Orange Verte and Atelier Cologne Orange Sanguine..differences and similarities?

    Latter, to me, is more "pulpy" and the former is more straight juice. The latter lasts longer.
  72. Re: Controversial opinions on fragrances and its industry: Let's share!

    Could you take a minute and indulge me as to why one would use a strip rather than skin?
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    Re: Creed Millesime Imperial

    I don't like it whatsoever.
  74. Re: Controversial opinions on fragrances and its industry: Let's share!

    Hence why they're controversial opinions :) It's funny, your top 5 are the complete opposite of my preferences, too. Controversial!

    And I don't get Amouage is horrible. Nothing sticks out in their...
  75. Re: Ancient or old growth forest smell..

    Norne
    CB I Hate Perfume November
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    Re: Damn, I smell good!

    EEk
  77. Controversial opinions on fragrances and its industry: Let's share!

    This is going to be interesting, but I'm curious about some controversial opinions (meaning, sentiments you have that most would disagree with) regarding the fragrance industry.

    For me

    There...
  78. Re: Cowboy/Western scent recommendaton needed

    Madhat Scents - Americana Rust
  79. Re: Cowboy/Western scent recommendaton needed

    Bois Blond
  80. Re: "Dirty" Aromatic Spicy Masculines

    http://www.luckyscent.com/product/34520/private-collection-l-ombre-fauve-by-parfumerie-generale
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    Re: Decisions, decisions...

    http://www.luckyscent.com/product/15278/batucada-by-l-artisan-parfumeur

    Is about 10x better.
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    Re: Recent Blind Buy Disappointments?

    Dior Homme Intense. Supremely feminine, soft, etc.
  83. Re: M7, Back to Black, Bentley Intense, others

    Interested in Slumberhouse Ore, P&O, or Jeke?
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    Re: Creamy Fragrances

    Bond no 9 I Love New York For All
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    Re: WORST Fragrance you have smelt?

    27857
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    Re: MadHat Scents - Discussion Thread.

    I have three bottles coming in and will be doing a review on this exciting house.
  87. Slumberhouse (Have) --> (want) by Kilian, Tom Ford Private Blend, etc.

    I have full 30 ml. bottles of Jeke, Ore, Pear & Olive. Wanting to swap, please PM!
  88. Genuinely UNIQUE scents with APPEAL. Help me?

    I'm trying to revitalize my fragrance collection. I'm selling quite a bunch and keeping only a few.

    1) Chergui
    2) Messe de Minuit
    3) Back to Black
    4) New Haarlem
    5) Noir de Noir
    6) Pure Malt...
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    Re: Favourite Bond No' 9 Fragrance?

    :huh:
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    Re: Quintessential Citrus Fragrance?

    Cedar is the more prominent note that overrides the orang.e
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    Poll: Re: Potential Purchases

    Ave
  92. Re: If you had to choose between these Clean scents?

    Mugler. Affordable and nice.
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    Re: Perry Ellis for men (1985)

    Vintage can be quite appealing.
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    Re: Best Designer "Leather" Scent?

    Ottomon Cuir
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    Re: Thierry Mugler A*MEN Pure Wood

    This better be unique. It sounds VERY generic.
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, April 25th, 2014

    27545
  97. Re: Narciso Rodriguez vs. Bulgari Aqua? Cologne for Warm days...

    Aqua. Much more wearable.
  98. Poll: Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (4/24/14) Round 2: Tobacco Vanille vs Royal Oud

    I need to sample this.
  99. Re: Which xerjoff cologne is really really good?????

    Uden. Only Xerjoff I enjoy.
  100. Re: Name a fragrance you own, but no other Basenoter does...

    What does it smell like?
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