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    Re: Your vintage SOTD

    Been wearing Cerutti 188 PH the last few days. Warmer weather in Michigan feels like spring but it's the middle of February in Michigan so winter isn't over just yet. lol
  2. Re: How Many Colognes In Your Collection Were JUST Because Of The Bottle?

    zero
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 18th February, 2017

    M7 Fresh
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    Re: Boucheron Homme question

    I find that Cerutti 1881 PH reminds me of Boucheron. I had Boucheron edt and edp and preferred the edp. I even received a few compliments on the edp from female friends who don't like fragrance in...
  5. Re: Store Counter Youth Culture Experience from 20-something Employees

    It's even worse when it is directed at people. We were all young once and if we are lucky we will all grow old. The key is to try and enjoy it and I believe that each decade brings something new to...
  6. Re: Most times you reapplied your fragrance in one day?

    I have owned the first formulation of this fragrance (Shiseido/John Varvatos) and the current Elizabeth Arden licensed and I find that the EA lasts much longer. I know it sounds strange, but with...
  7. Re: Bloomberg article on how to wear perfumes (for men)

    I thought behind a woman's knee was a common application point regarding the thighs. Between the thighs is unique.

    Regarding the article I found this the most interesting "...for all of the...
  8. Re: Bloomberg article on how to wear perfumes (for men)

    Sloppy, are we talking about the Grammy's here
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    Re: How Many Colognes Are Enough?

    Hednic without getting too personal do you have an insurance rider that covers your collection in the event of loss?
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    Re: How Many Colognes Are Enough?

    You just answered your own question. I agree that for most a collection in the 5 to 10 range is probably the most realistic when it comes to actually wearing the fragrances. My personal beliefs are...
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    Re: Fragrance that smells like Cherry Coke

    This is a good point. I remember smelling Magnetism when it launched and it reminded me of grape soda or Kool-Aid. I have never been a fan of Escada and didn't really need another fragrance when I...
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    Re: Mugler Cologne discontinued

    This must be true I read it on the internet.
  13. Re: Looking For A Great *Designer* Coffee Cologne - Any Recommendations?

    I am a coffee lover and lover of all things coffee so I am adding this fragrance to my next purchase list. Like the OP (Hey Man) I read reviews and sampled, and read the list at Fragrantica for...
  14. Re: Houses That DON'T Have a Distinct, Signature Smell?

    For a time I thought of Yves Saint Laurent this way for men fragrances. Each new release was unique for the brand and the fragrance industry . They were innovators until L'Homme and now I look at...
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    Poll: Re: Your favorite John Varvatos?

    Vintage. I get great longevity with this one. I also have the original and get good performance too.
  16. [USA] Re: YSL Rive Gauche PH Intense, Tuscany Uomo vintage, Balenciaga PH and others

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    Re: Old school..similar to..

    Hermes Rocabar
    Carven Homme
    M7 Oud Absolu
  18. Re: When you die, who would you leave your collection to?

    This isn't too far fetched of an idea actually. My brother passed away 12 years ago and had been playing the online role playing game Everquest practically since it started. I didn't play (still...
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    Re: Fragrance speculation

    Kouros Fraicheur joined this list a few years back
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    Re: What to buy my man next?

    I'm going to go against the grain and suggest not to buy him anything without his input. A non-fragrance person was gifted three scents and is wearing one almost daily since Christmas I would say he...
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    Re: Most worn January 2017

    Its been a mix of M7 (vintage) alternating with M7 Oud Absolute. Wore them for a couple weeks straight.
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 28th January, 2017

    HM Hanae Mori for Men
  23. [USA] Re: YSL Rive Gauche PH Intense, Tuscany Uomo vintage, Balenciaga PH and others

    Updated
  24. Thread: NEW: Wow! Joop!

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    Re: NEW: Wow! Joop!

    I agree. The double exclamation point is too much. Men's fragrance bottles have always reminded me some what of a liquor flask but now we are going towards cough syrup. The large white label with...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 27th January, 2017

    Gucci Pour Homme 2003
  26. Poll: Re: Creed Himlaya or Silver Mountain Water - which one to buy?

    I also prefer Himalaya. Agree with others that it is more masculine than SMW but I also thought SMW was meant as a unisex or shared fragrance.
  27. Re: Just under $10,000 of cologne and perfume stolen

    I live in the suburbs of Detroit and can't believe this made the news. Regarding the $10,000 of merchandise stolen from Ulta did the employees stand around and watch while the three unknown...
  28. Thread: 'Goth' fragrance

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    Re: 'Goth' fragrance

    Jacomo de Jacomo Jacomo for men 1980
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 16th January, 2017

    YSL M7 Oud Absolu
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 15th January, 2017

    Yves Saint Laurent M7 Oud Absolu
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 14th January, 2017

    Ysl m7
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 12th January, 2017

    M7 original formula
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 13th January, 2017

    M7 Oud Absolu. Been on an M7 kick for the past week alternating between original M7 and M7 OA.
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    Re: Cheap and Easy Oud

    Another vote for Halston Man Amber
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    Re: Fragrances in our dreams

    I've never dreamed about anything related to fragrance that I can remember. But you can dream about anything depending what's been on your mind. I have a pocket size book on dreams and I will see...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 3rd January, 2017

    Kouros
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 2nd January, 2017

    Kouros
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    Re: Which fragrances get the most complaints?

    Good question to the forum. Don't think I have seen this addressed before. I am easy on the sprayer so someone needs to be closer to me to smell my scent of the day. Generally I don't hear...
  39. Re: Opium Pour Homme: Why Isn't This Mentioned More Often

    I am a fan of the edt but have never smelled the edp. I am sure if I smelled the edp I would like it. I do like the edt for the very reasons that Buysblind pointed out and that is because Opium...
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    Re: After all this time...ANTAEUS!

    The current formulation of Kouros in my mind is Kouros Légère. It has the smallest recollection of the powerhouse that those of us who like this fragrance lament. It smells like Kouros plus an...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 17th December, 2016

    Halston Man Amber
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    Re: Paul Sebastian PS EdT + A/S set

    If it is a 4.0 oz set that is a good price. It is an Oriental style fragrance and I have seen it described on this forum as a lighter, and cooler ( as in temperature) Obsession. I liked it when I...
  43. Re: How many mls of your favourite fragrance do you have in stock?

    No back ups but I do have flankers to some of my favorites like Kouros where I have Fraicheur and Cologne Sport, and Rive Gauche where I have Rive Gauche Intense. I am in the process of paring down...
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    Re: A Winter Office Scent

    Opium Pour Homme edt

    I agree on the L'Occitane. Guess I could have added Gucci Envy and Carven Homme but those are what came off the top of my head.

    How is the BdP treating you?
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    Re: A Winter Office Scent

    I like scents that are warm, woody, spicy and light sweetness for winter time but at the office or working from home I don't want anything strong where it will just hang like a cloud around my head...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 14th December, 2016

    Opium Pour Homme edt
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    Re: Today I bought December 2016

    Kouros

    Bottle size is 3.3 oz. and from the Gucci era so this will last me a long time. I got it for a good price and happy I found it since it seems chromed shoulder/base bottles are getting...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 15th December, 2016

    Opium Pour Homme edt
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    Re: Rotating Fragrances through the Seasons

    I do but probably change to a new fragrance every couple of weeks. I don't think I could go a full season (I live where there are 4 seasons) wearing just one fragrance. Closest I have come to that...
  50. Re: Need help picking out xmas present for friend

    From your list I would choose Guerlain L'Instant

    I will add a few that I like with vanilla and spice and sweetness that are just nice for winter (cold weather) time. Not saying they smell exactly...
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    Re: The most recognizable male fragrance of all time?

    Calone bombs for sure. I call these fragrances blue shower gel scents. I don't get the point of shelling out money for a fragrance that has become common place in drug store deodorant sticks, bar...
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    Re: The most recognizable male fragrance of all time?

    Polo
  53. Re: If you had to wear only 1 perfume house for the rest of your life...

    At one time I think Yves Saint Laurent. I've owned every male scent they put out (not counting all the flankers) up to L'Homme. Now all I see are one friggin L'Homme release after another. I think...
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    Re: Mind sharing your "collector guidelines"?

    My guideline is that fragrances are to be worn. That is how they are enjoyed. Buying them to put on a shelf and look at the bottle makes no sense. I want to wear things that I feel suit my...
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    Re: They say no perfume is worth more than $100

    My .02 cents. I will not say that a fragrance is never worth more than a $100 but that you can find more fragrances than you could every use in your lifetime that are below a $100. So if someone...
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    Re: The new Mugler A*Men for 2017: KRYPTOMINT

    Its chocolate, its peppermint, it sounds delicious. Its very refreshing. Oh, wait that's Junior Mints.
  57. Poll: Re: For a 45y Dad - memorable, most beautiful, subtle and affectionate?

    I voted for Egoiste and think it is the only one that meets all your criteria. So often in these type of posts people suggest other fragrances not on the OP's list and all I see that doing is muddy...
  58. Re: Fragrances that are hardly recognizable due to Reforms.

    I understand that availability and cost of ingredients, and changes in allowable ingredients occur but is it that difficult to maintain something 90% close to the original. It seems when the classic...
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    Re: Pulling off 1980s scents today

    Great suggestions given so far. If you decide that you want something that is a newer release but a nod to the fragrances of the 1980's I suggest the following

    Azzaro Onyx/Silver Black modern...
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 10th December, 2016

    Kouros (early Gucci era)

    Been on a Kouros kick lately.
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    Re: Inofensive fragance for school

    Lanvin L'Homme. Not only will you stand out among those that saturate themselves in cheap body sprays but also among those that wear what I term blue shower gel fragrances.
  62. Re: Unisex Guest Bathroom Scent with a nice bottle - Under $50/3.4oz

    Mugler Cologne
  63. Thread: Himalaya

    by Titan
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    Re: Himalaya

    Yeah, it was the original. Thing is before I ever smelled Himalaya I smelled XS often as a college intern at our office doused himself in it. When I first smelled Himalaya I never made an...
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    Re: What YSL gets the most compliments ?

    Rive Gauche won't just get you compliments it will get you bit
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/169419-Wore-Rive-Gauche-to-work-and-got-BITTEN!
  65. Thread: Himalaya

    by Titan
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    Re: Himalaya

    I have to disagree. Some years back I sampled Himalaya and liked it but didn't want to pay the Creed prices and followed advice of getting Paco Rabanne XS. I did not find it similar in any way. ...
  66. Re: 50 or under blind buy perfume suggestions please

    I don't have brands or fragrances that I can recommend. That would go against what I typed in the beginning about opinions be damned. Personally I do categorize fragrances by season so...
  67. Re: 50 or under blind buy perfume suggestions please

    Generally being lead by the nose is considered a bad thing except when it comes to buying a fragrance for oneself. Opinions be damned. Trust what your nose tells you and get samples to wear for a...
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 8th December, 2016

    Tuscany Uomo (vintage)
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    Re: Dreading at Christmas

    Funny thing is I am completely fragrance free in all the products I use for bath, body and home. I buy natural products by Earth Science, Aubrey Organics, Avalon Organics for my person and home...
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    Re: Your best blind buy ever

    Currently I have three fragrances that I hadn't smelled but had the scents that they are often compared to so not a complete blind purchase. I have a saying "If I can't try it, I won't buy it."
    ...
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    Re: 13YO son and his love of fragrance

    I couldn't agree more. Choosing the right cologne for the occasion is important but knowing how to wear it is also just as important. Young people are not the only culprits. Older people are...
  72. Re: Terre d'Hermes, Citrus & Wood (Yardley) - old man colognes?

    To me Terre d'Hermes is a modern fragrance with a nod to a classic mens wood and spice fragrance. I've never understood the whole "this smells old" when describing fragrances but I was a teenager in...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 7th December, 2016

    Balenciaga Pour Homme
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    Re: 13YO son and his love of fragrance

    How about Carven Homme. Inexpensive fragrance with great quality that would be a nice stocking stuffer in either the 1.6 or even 3.3 oz size.
    Another mention for John Varvatos classic but I was...
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    Re: Ads that made an impression on you

    The Chanel Egoiste tv ads were interesting at the time. Calvin Klein Obsession print ads were sexy as well. Drakkar Noir print ads struck a chord with me as an athletic person growing up and...
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    Re: If you love Joop! you'll love __________

    I too had Joop! Homme when it launched and it was such a unique fragrance at the time. I agree with the scents that have been mentioned and would like to add a few that followed Joop! Homme that a...
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 6th December, 2016

    Kouros
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    Re: everyday use perfume purchase help please

    I am late to the party here but based on the fragrances you gave I too would have voted for Guerlain Vetiver. Fragrances are too subjective however to go purely by other people’s reviews and then...
  79. Re: If your breath smelled like a fragrance, which one would you want it to smell like?

    Cartier Pasha Fraicheur Menthe or Hermes Eau DOrange Verte. EdOV reminds me of orange bubble gum with some mint. Like a chunk of Bubalicious bubble gum.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 5th December, 2016

    Kouros
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    Re: Which fragrances are sexy on women?

    I cant give names but probably favor oriental fragrances on women. I know that I am not a fan of women's fruity fragrances. I do like the scent of jasmine on a woman and would probably like a scent...
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    Re: Dreading at Christmas

    Family and friends know not to get me personal style elements such as clothes, watches, fragrances unless they already know it is what I use or am after. I have been described as particular but I...
  83. Re: Any suggestion for a 'traditional masculine' orange fragrance?

    I would second the Guerlain Habit Rouge edt.
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    Re: Your top winter fragrances

    I like fragrances that are woody and spicy and give me some warmth in cold climates. Some sweetness is ok but not too much. Some that immediately came to mind

    YSL M7
    YSL Opium
    Gucci Envy or...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 4th December, 2016

    Kouros (early Gucci era)
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 1st December, 2016

    Kouros
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 30th November, 2016

    Kouros (Gucci era formulation)
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    Re: Bois du Portugal question.

    The bottle I have only requires one spray. The sprayer on my 75ml BdP puts out a good burst of strong fragrance. Aren't Creed millesime more akin to parfum strength not edc?
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 25th November, 2016

    John Varvatos classic
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    Re: B-Day present for myself

    If I was going to set a maximum dollar amount that I could spend on fragrance for the year I would use it to participate in splits and miniatures etc. Use the year for experimentation and then later...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 23rd November, 2016

    John Varvatos classic layered over Bvlgari Black. Trying out that layering thing. I think I like them better individually.
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    Re: Therapeutic Essential Oils: WOW!

    I like the idea but there have been many studies that state there are no benefits from using EO blends. Now if it is because of some placebo effect then why argue. If after using you feel better...
  93. Re: Best creed for going out at night already have aventus

    I think Himalaya would be a good all rounder. You didn't say exactly what, where, or with whom you would be with come night time but I think Himalaya would keep you covered.
  94. Re: Millesime Imperial smells fantastic... but isnt it too Feminine?

    No. And I personally don't care for men's fragrances that are marketed to men but are sweet to the point where a women would desire wearing them. I am a bit of a traditionalist when it comes to...
  95. Re: How common is it to buy used fragrances off of Ebay?

    There are good sellers on ebay. Fragrancenet sells on ebay. You have to know what you are buying so if it is a vintage bottle or an item that is often counterfeited buyer beware.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 22nd November, 2016

    Dolce and Gabbana Pour Homme
  97. Re: What fragrance or kind of fragrance to interview with?

    I like the idea of something friendly and approachable. If you were hoping for a response from your candidates because of your fragrance I would think it should be one where they feel comfortable to...
  98. Thread: Frangrance box?

    by Titan
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    Re: Frangrance box?

    Another Basenoter who keeps the box. I do it for protection purpose (light, storage, moving) and in case of selling or swapping. Way back when I used to have only a couple fragrances at a time I...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 20th November, 2016

    Bowling Green (1986) by Geoffrey Beene
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    Re: The Official Creed Viking Thread

    I can believe this. In the sporting goods industry orange was everywhere. Seems like it has subsided. I have noticed blue becoming quite popular especially in active clothing.

    Regards to the...
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