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  1. Re: The best part of fragrances is imagining the circumstances in which they occur in...

    A*Men. An overweight child eating ice cream getting pushed into warm tarmac by Mugler lookalikes.
  2. Thread: Envy Gone bad

    by Rüssel
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    Re: Envy Gone bad

    Could be this/the ginger note.

    The perfumes I had that had gone off didn't smell of anything much but rancid alcohol.
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    Re: Androgynous Fragrances

    Hanae Mori HM. Can be worn in any Björk video that features robots, at Japanese metro parties or if you are a Belieber.

    Also 24 Gold and Pure Malt.
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    Re: I finally tried Versace Dreamer

    Try it a few more times. I tired very quickly of it. Le Male is better than this.
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    Re: A Great Day with H.M. by Hanae Mori (EDT)

    Glad you like it. Personally wasn't much of a fan. Too candy sweet and youthful/girly, it never seemed to fit any mood.
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    Re: Best fragrance for a zombie apocalypse?

    Whatever I fancy on the day. Zombies don't give compliments anyway..
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    Re: Vampire church incense suggestions

    Avignon is a nice incense.

    But I'd also recommend burying your clothes for a couple of days before wearing them for a better effect.
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    Re: Don't compliments from males matter?

    "Can you spare some change?"

    Seems to be the main reason why men I don't know start chatting to me these days.
  9. Re: Are fragrances slowly being removed from society?

    It really just needs sensible, social behaviour by everybody involved. Seeing as smokers, who all had us suffering for many, many years, had to be crushed using the law though, it probably will not...
  10. Re: What designer fragrance would you wear to a rodeo?

    Boss No 1 or Patrick.
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    Re: Ellena on Grey Flannel

    He has good taste. Proper Robin Hood scent.
  12. Re: Are fragrances slowly being removed from society?

    I don't think that is going to happen in Europe any time soon.

    Would it be wrong to assume that Canada, said to be quite liberal and very pc (my information may be wrong...see Toronto mayor),...
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    Re: Are the Cheapies Really Worth It?

    There are plenty that are worth it and plenty that are not, just like when it comes to niche.
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    Re: Don't compliments from males matter?

    Most women probably get compliments all the time, from other women and from men who may or may not try to butter them up, so it's probably no big deal for them.
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    Re: Don't compliments from males matter?

    You overlooked the part where people post about the compliments they receive (collect) on the internet and ask for scents that will get them.
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    Re: Don't compliments from males matter?

    Sure, they can matter.

    I'd say though that we finally should call the urge to receive complements by its proper name, need for approval.
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    Re: GB Bowling Green - Back in production?

    There always seemed to be small bottles around. It's ok, loud and cheap (smelling). Girlfriend comments on it every time, negatively lol. Wouldn't buy it again, just using it up.
  18. Re: Why does (allmost) everyone say that Blenheim Bouquet [Penhaligon's] smells "Aristocratic"?

    +1. I haven't smelled it though.

    http://www.etiket.ca/blog/tag/prince-william/
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    Re: Whats your opinion on Mugler fragrances?

    Cologne, B*Men, A*Men and Ice Men are not bad as cheap. All the Pure Stuff is just milking it and the ones I've tried, Pure Malt, Pure Leather, Pure Shot, weren't all that great. Pure Shot was...
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    Re: Local paper interviewed me about fragrance!

    The comment section :shocked:

    Enjoy your scents!
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    Poll: Re: What is the best fragrance of these 3?

    Kenzo Jungle Homme, Azzaro Visit >>>>>>>>>> Dirty English.
  22. Re: Why do so many men not like Chanel's Blue de Chanel?

    Just smelled boring. Might as well wear GIT or PM if you want boring.
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    Re: Fragrances where spray count is huge!

    Giorgio Beverly Hills. One spray, strong but pleasant enough. Two sprays, WWI battlefield.
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    Re: Best Performing Budget Fragrances

    Giorgio Beverly Hills.
  25. Re: Modern Lip Balms... A class of products to be avoided?

    Just use some honey.
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    Re: Wear what she likes or what you like?

    It will make no difference either way.
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    Re: Manscaping Advice wanted!

    Did you get your arse sorted out? Before/after pics?

    Personally I just let it grow. Free pillow if sitting outdoors.
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    Re: Anyone apply fragrances to their ribs?

    Or to read threads like this.
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    Re: Montana Parfum d'Homme

    It's good stuff but the one bottle I own is sufficient, I think.
  30. Poll: Re: Do you make distinctions between frags you wear during the day and night?

    To some extend, depending on situation. E.g. I'd probably not wear lemony juice to go out at night that often but mostly spritz it in the morning to wake up.
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    Re: What's WRONG with me?

    Hard to say. Probably something that happened in your youth. Can you post pictures of your nose?
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    Re: DHI Actually Smells Surprisingly Masculine

    No offence but wearing lipstick isn't seen as the most masculine thing to do, at least not at moment, so I never did, don't get such associations, thus DHI smells masculine to me.
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    Re: DHI Actually Smells Surprisingly Masculine

    After I had broken free from my prison cell in Nam, shanking all the guards with the shinbone of a fallen comrade, I opened a bull fighting arena in Spain to buy more DHI. My party trick is to light...
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    Re: Fragrance on tall people?

    Just bend your knees a little.
  35. Re: Are the "Classics" Really that Harsh or are Most Men Simply...

    Wouldn't know. After a long day at the slaughterhouse, a quick, bloody afterwork boxing session (after a few pints usually), I come home and relax in some Givenchy Pi. My women love it.
  36. Re: Check my wardrobe - need to sell 2-3 bottles to get money for new scents....Which ones should go

    Out of the ones I know I'd sell Bleu de Chanel, Versace pour Homme, Green Irish Tweet. Perhaps Genghis Khan as well.
  37. Re: Nose/ear hair trimming- is there a better way?

    True. Any leftover will be removed using tweezers. No pain, no gain.
  38. Re: Understanding Gucci's Envy for Men and GPH1

    Gucci pour Homme is a nice wood and incense fragrance. Liked it straight away.

    Envy is nice enough but I find it a bit 90s/generic sweet and never seem to reach for it much. Mainly keep it around...
  39. Re: Whats the quickest amount of time you returned/sold a fragrance after receiving it and what was

    Sex Pistols, Safari, XS, Chrome, Architect, Blue Ted...opened, sprayed, listed on Ebay.
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    Re: New from Ralph Lauren: Bog Pony!

    Ralph Lauren tries niche marketing?
  41. Re: Anyone think of fragrance with other liquid?

    More the other way around, 1 bottle of perfume = 20 litres of delicious ice cream (40 if on offer).
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    Re: Feedback? ELdO's Rien v. Dior Leather Oud

    Leather Oud smells good, Rien is ok but too expensive for what it is (chemical warfare), I'd buy it for half the price.
  43. Re: Nose/ear hair trimming- is there a better way?

    Nose trimmer?

    http://2on2jq3zqfpd2i4rzs3oxtog9o4.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2006/07/nose%20trimmer.jpg
  44. Re: What's a designer scent that could easily pass as niche?

    A*Men.
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    Re: Do Women Really Like Your Colognes???

    My woman has good taste (obviously), so she likes the good stuff usually. Some more than others.

    Generic, mainstream stuff not so much, e.g. Tommy Bahama for men (personally I like to keep some...
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    Re: World Cup Scent for US vs Germ

    They might just kick the ball around and tie as it will suit them both :lolk:

    Wearing Eau de Rochas so far.
  47. Re: Discontinued fragrances needed for London photo shoot this Sunday

    I have a few of those but have to admit I don't feel like I want them to travel around summery London all day, perhaps spend their time under hot lights, etc, as they're discontinued.

    Is Bowling...
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    Re: I need something like Dior Homme Intense

    I like MIP but frankly when I first tried it I thought it smelled quite a bit like a women's perfume (something I never thought when smelling DHI).
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, June 24, 2014

    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/o.2451.jpg
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    Re: When does fragrance marketing go too far?

    I've heard Stalin, Hitler, Mussolini, Mao and Pol Pot all wore Creed also.
  51. Re: What's a designer scent that could easily pass as niche?

    Most, apart from the mainstream, generic/cheap supermarket scents perhaps, as long as you put them in a niche bottle, add some niche marketing, put a niche price on it and sell it in a niche shop.
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    Re: Keep the LOVES, ditch the LIKES?

    True, I'm sure that can be a factor. There's only so much I'd pay for a perfume.

    I generally just don't love that many perfumes, and some I love are for women or over the top leather or smell...
  53. Re: What's your least favorite fragrance in your collection?

    Bulgari Aqua, Quorum Silver, Tommy Bahama, Lanvin L'Homme, pretty much all very sweet stuff (Lolita Lempicka au Masculin, A*Men, Animale Animale, etc)...plenty more.
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    Re: Are We Spraying Enough???

    It's always pretty immature and vulgar, I don't think there is a time and place where it isn't, that is why my post mocked it a little.
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    Re: Are We Spraying Enough???

    So many unknown factors to consider, e.g. is uber milf a smoker, how does her sense of smell rate on a scale from 1-10, what was the room temperature (if indoors), etc. I'm not even going to go there...
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    Re: Keep the LOVES, ditch the LIKES?

    Don't see why I would do that. Most perfumes are rubbish, loves are rather rare (and often not that versatile), so likes are good to ensure variety and the choice of appropriate fumes for all...
  57. Re: Does skin chemistry really make that big of a difference?

    Also the old dairy/fish smell, depending on local dietary habits.
  58. Re: Cartier Declaration versus Cartier Declaration Essence -

    Used to prefer the original, now I find it a little too sweet and perhaps even too common smelling. Still enjoy it though, just not as much as back then. I guess it has been copied/influenced others...
  59. Re: i hate amen, will i like pure malt/pure havane?

    Don't waste your money on Pure Malt (which basically smells like A*Men does after a few hours, if you remove everything that made A*Men interesting in the first place and make it more unisex). Get...
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    Re: What Makes These Colognes Smell "Sexy"?!?!?

    Only know Eternity out of these. I have no idea why people would find it sexy, or other things such as trainers or track bottoms.
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    Re: What scents women like the most?

    Rüssel.
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    Re: Lemmy from Motorhead wears...

    Perhaps it's due to the metal looking bottle.
  63. Re: The World Cup Has Begun; What's a Good Fragrance to Wear at a Crowded Sports Bar or Pub?

    My American friend enquired about the orange prison jump suits of some of the soccer ball goalkeepers. I did tell her about Holland :lolk: Great game by the way.
  64. Re: The World Cup Has Begun; What's a Good Fragrance to Wear at a Crowded Sports Bar or Pub?

    I don't think it looks legit (nor were there any other pictures), unless it's some other CR. I'm a bit disappointed that he of all footballers wouldn't have a fragrance.
  65. Re: Fragrance that smells most like household cleaner?

    That would be a shame considering the strength of the Caron men's line.
  66. Re: If a" X" fragrance were a person who would it be?

    YSL pour Homme
    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-iul70hWPt_I/UP3ggSt5BEI/AAAAAAAAAVQ/5BUm3DcOfUM/s1600/dirty-harry.jpg

    Kouros...
  67. Re: The World Cup Has Begun; What's a Good Fragrance to Wear at a Crowded Sports Bar or Pub?

    http://www.lyleham.com/nooraniperfumes.com/products/images/finished%20products/men/cristiano.jpg
  68. Thread: Beard or no?

    by Rüssel
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    Re: Beard or no?

    I wouldn't mind but am not allowed to.
  69. Fragrance that smells most like household cleaner?

    I'll have to nominate Yves Saint Laurent pour Homme.

    Don't get me wrong, I like it a lot, but every time I spray it on I do get a strong household cleaner vibe.

    Any others?
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    Re: More ocean than Heeley's SEL MARIN delivers?

    I haven't smelled the Heeley (as for ocean scents, the Bulgari Aquas go slightly in that direction) but it reminded me of something I came across and perhaps someone here has smelled both. Sel Marin...
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    Re: One man show gold edition

    Loud, fruity/sweet and cheap like all the newer Bogart (and Lapidus). They can have a similar attraction as novelty songs, in the end you will quickly tire of them though and admit that they were not...
  72. Re: azzaro pour homme or Homme Sung for a lunch date.

    Azzaro.
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    Re: How do you decide on buying a full bottle?

    Smell and price.
  74. Re: Since a year ago, how many full bottle fragrances did you buy?

    Hard to say, 4-6 or so. Not a lot. Def sold more that I didn't want anymore than I bought new ones.
  75. Thread: Bvlgari Black

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    Re: Bvlgari Black

    Should have told her that it smells of tea and vanilla and that she has bad taste in books (which deserves punishment).
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    Re: Why is Beyond Paradise for Men so hated?

    It's lame and instantly forgettable. Do trust the bad reviews.
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    Re: Givenchy Play discontinued/Pure Malt... WHAT?

    Wouldn't be a big loss.
  78. Thread: A*Men and age

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    Re: A*Men and age

    17-25 and 40-45.
  79. Re: which is better jazz x safari x tsar x pasha

    Smell good - Tsar, Jazz
    Smell bad - Safari
  80. Re: Fragrances which don't smell as their name deceiptively suggests

    Animale Animale, Cool Water, Opium, Jungle L'Elephant.
  81. Poll: Re: On a scale from 1-5, how important are compliments to you?

    Girlfriend 4. Other people 1.
  82. Re: Have you ever asked another man what was he wearing????

    Don't think so.
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    Re: What's the Weirdest Fragrance You Own?

    Kenzo pour Homme (at least my bottle. I've never tried it in a shop)
    Miller Harris L'Air de Rien
    Also I had a bottle of Maxim's pour Homme that smelled very urinous. I think it must have gone off...
  84. Poll: Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Givenchy Gentleman (1974) > Lauder for men by Estee Lauder (1985) Giorgio Beverly Hills (1986)
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    Re: Today I received a compliment wearing....

    It's just a novel way to say it smells like s**t. Fahrenheit Absolute smells like it too according to her. Funny enough Leather Oud was deemed acceptable.
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    Re: Tom ford Grey vetiver vs Guerlain Vetiver

    Guerlain is Led Zeppelin to Tom Ford's Pearl Jam.
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    Re: Today I received a compliment wearing....

    Glad you did! My gf says it smells like a cab driver's ass, so I don't get to wear it that often.
  88. Re: Opinions needed. nautica voyage vs versace pour homme.

    Versace. Not as sickly and soft(ener) as the Nautica.
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    Poll: Re: Most hyped compliment getters ranking

    DHI > Aventus > PM

    Most hyped, got to be between Aventus and PM. Aventus hyped by Creed staff, PM by bros who were spoken to by a female.
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    Re: Copy Scent Embarrassment

    At least you were honest. Nothing to be embarrassed about.

    Nothing could be sadder than someone wearing say an Aventus knock off (which to experienced noses clearly does not have royal pineapple)...
  91. Re: Your Favorite Cartier Declaration Flanker -

    Essence is not only the best flanker but the best Declaration. Soir I didn't care for, found it quite dull.
  92. Re: Going to a punk rock show and could use some help on picking out a scent!

    Smells very mainstream and girlie. Fruity.
  93. Re: Going to a punk rock show and could use some help on picking out a scent!

    Beer and 20 sprays of whatever tester they have in a shop near you?
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    Re: Reviews you just "don't get"?

    It's been a while since I've smelled it but I remember it to be a bit loud, cheap, synthetic and just a very common, tired 90s smell. Just like say Cool Water or Drakkar Noir. It's not completely...
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    Re: Men use women's perfume

    I think I received most of my "old ladies' perfume" comments when wearing sweet, vanilla loaded men's scents.
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    Re: Men use women's perfume

    Well, I didn't go "Ewww, you smell like an old man". Now if only women could be as considerate when a man chooses to smell like a lady.
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    Re: Men use women's perfume

    Not true, in my opinion. My woman was wearing a unisex niche perfume the other day and it smelled somewhat masculine and herbal. I noticed, I found it a tad unusual (and she never wears typical girly...
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    Re: Dior "Homme" - Marketing over Manliness

    I'm a silverback gorilla and can't comment as I can't find my bottle of Dior Man since I chucked it somewhere in the cupboard with my other perfumes.
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    Re: Unisex fragrances

    I only wear MAN scents like Rochas MAN, A*MAN, Dior MAN (or homme as they call it abroad) and Lolita Lempicka au MASCULIN :lolk:
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    Re: Motorcycle leather tattoo

    Haven't smelled it but Tom of Finland.
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