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    Re: VANILLAVILLE by Liz Zorn

    Must try this one.
  2. Re: New (no vintage) Modern Masculine scents - Anything out there to talk about ?

    Mugler Pure Havane.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    With some scents I did not expect compliments and get them nonetheless. A nice surprise!
  4. Re: Heard at the Saks counter: New Creed 'Acqua' Line

    Looking forwards to getting my hands on them.
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    Re: Room Scent of the Day -- June 2014

    Le Labo's Petit Grain.

    By the way, the 5th Marquess of Anglesey used to have his car modified so that the exhaust gases "were perfumed with patchouli and Eau d'Espagne"..... An idea?

    See...
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    Re: Spicebomb vs A* Men

    Yes, it is!
  7. Thread: Sweet Tobacco

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    Re: Sweet Tobacco

    Yup, although the general vibe is comparable ofherwise I agree that the sweetness is not really a tobacco one.
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    Re: Fumerie Turque -- YES!

    Great stuff indeed. I do love a good tobacco scent.
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Recalling especially Amouage Interlude Men, Creed Bois de Cedrat (been asked for samples several times), Millesimé Imperiale and Jardin d'Amalfi.
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    Re: Wardrobe Icon Change?

    All fixed, thank you.
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    Re: Fragrance pictures

    This thread is a great idea!
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    Sticky: Re: Creed Queries & Discussions.

    This thread always keeps me up to date and smiling.....
  13. Thread: Sweet Tobacco

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    Re: Sweet Tobacco

    I can second Chergui and Eau de Baux, also Aramis Havana Reserva and Roger & Gallet's Cigalia - one of my favourites.
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    Re: EU Regulations Update from SSS

    We can still eat peanut butter potentially causing fatal reactions....
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    Re: New Frédéric Malle Release - Eau de Magnolia

    Must try this one.
  16. Re: L'Artisan Parfumeur - Safran Troublant Discontinued

    Oh no, they seem to be in a culling mode at the moment!
  17. Re: Seeking a Minty Absinthe / Licorice frag. Suggestions?

    A great scent indeed. I also second Memoir Man and L'Artisan's Fou d'Absinthe.
  18. Re: Heard at the Saks counter: New Creed 'Acqua' Line

    Got an e-mail from the Manhattan Boutique that samples would probably be available later this months or soon afterwards.
  19. Thread: Way Off Scenter

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    Re: Way Off Scenter

    A wonderful help and resource.
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    Re: Layering frags from the same house?

    Jo Malone's are designed to be layered with others from the same house.
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    Re: Thierry Mugler A*MEN Pure Wood

    Haven't received any e-mail follow-up so far.
  22. Sticky: Re: Recently Discontinued/ Due To Be Discontinued Fragrances......???

    The L'Artisan website seems to have stopped offering Coeur de Vetiver Sacré now.
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    Re: Request For Vintage Fragrance Discussion

    A good idea.
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    Re: Spicebomb vs A* Men

    I also like both; but whilst some of Mugler's flankers are better, compared with the original A*Men I prefer Spicebomb.
  25. Re: Luca Turin Reviews Montblanc Emblem and Coleur Kenzo Violet at Style.com/Arabia

    Very interesting, thank you.
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    Re: Best oud for summer??

    A good one. Also New York Oud by Bond no. 9.
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    Re: Wardrobe data from last year

    Thanks for the update.
  28. Re: Amouage attars pulled from shelves - no longer being sold

    I hope they come back, even if only via certain designated channels.
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    Re: Best designer lemon for summer days

    Monsieur Balmain - indubitably. EBay has some on offer.
  30. Thread: Bvlgari Black

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    Re: Bvlgari Black

    It's part of my winter rotation.
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    Re: Malware detection message

    Thanks Grant!
  32. Re: Amouage attars pulled from shelves - no longer being sold

    How confusing!
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    Sticky: Re: On Getting Free Samples from Companies Now

    Some of the examples mentioned in this thread. I personally was impressed by O'Driu - I paid not much more than the shipping cost, and they sent several samples later completely free.
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    Re: Supposed new A*Men flanker will be: Pure Wood

    No, my mistake, my apologies...maybe overexcitement...
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    Re: O'driu: Where to find samples?

    The mother of creative sample kits.
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    Re: Supposed new A*Men flanker will be: Pure Wood

    17 May per e-mail alert. ...counting...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler A*MEN Pure Wood

    17 May per e-mail alert.
  38. Re: Don't miss out on the giveaway from King’s Palace Perfumery

    Thank you for the hint.
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    Re: The ten commandments of perfume wearer

    All great advice.
  40. Re: Pure Havane how does it compare to Tobacco Vanille?

    TV is thicker, sweeter and less original IMHO.
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    Sticky: Re: On Getting Free Samples from Companies Now

    I am impressed how some houses still send samples out quite generously.
  42. Sticky: Re: Recently Discontinued/ Due To Be Discontinued Fragrances......???

    It is confusing indeed! Maybe they use it for all sorts of supply issues?
  43. Re: venturing into the world or arabian perfumes and perfume oils, seek advice

    In enjoy the Surrati I tried in Jeddah recently. They are definitely worth exploring.
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    Re: creed erolfa vintage or current formula?

    The original version with the old label is a touch darker and dirtier, whilst the more recent one is fresher and brighter on my skin.
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Absolutely. Especially the Reserva version.
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    [QUOTE=dougczar;3146587]The few things that have "wowed" me lately that I have smelled for the first time in 2014...


    Creed Green Valley. Blind bought this last month from the Creed Boutique...
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    Sticky: Re: Creed Queries & Discussions.

    Mmmh. I can see the plaque at the entrance: Creed Institute and Detoxification Clinic"...
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    Re: Amouage Tribute Attar

    Good luck.
  49. Re: Heard at the Saks counter: New Creed 'Acqua' Line

    I very much hope they keep RSL - the way the grey-caps are being decimated these days...
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    Re: Amouage Tribute Attar

    I am surprised at the blanket discontinuation of all the Attars - is Amouage going more mainstream?
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    Re: Creed lot numbers...SOLVED!

    An interesting statement - with time the more citrus-aquatic fragrances would presumably lose their fresher and more volatile notes, whilst their earlier creations presumably age better.
  52. Re: Heard at the Saks counter: New Creed 'Acqua' Line

    Interestingly they are 100ml.
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    Re: Amouage Tribute Attar

    What a shame!
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    Re: Amouage Tribute Attar

    The brown boxes seem to be the older version.
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    I personally also find that rotating helps.
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    Re: Why are so many people marked as "banned"?

    Thank you to you and to all the moderators for their time and effort.
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    Sticky: Re: Creed Queries & Discussions.

    I wonder whether the grey market sources from outside the US.
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    Re: Creed lot numbers...SOLVED!

    Thank you for sharing your frustrating experiences.
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    Re: Chanel Egoiste vs Creed Royal Oud

    Well done! The CC is sensational.
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    I wonder whether the new atomiser gives less juice per spray than the generous amount that the original version delivers.
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    Sticky: Re: Creed Queries & Discussions.

    No wonder it is so cheap.
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    Sticky: Re: Creed Queries & Discussions.

    My own Green Valley bottles have been quite consistent over the years.
  63. Re: TomFord.com debuts with entire fragrance line for sale online

    Part of the Estee Lauder section?
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    Re: Amouage attars sad news :'(

    Very lucky indeed. I saw a few in the Middle East.
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    Re: Amouage attars sad news :'(

    Very lucky indeed. I saw a few in the Middle East.
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    Re: Amouage Interlude's EPIC longevity!!!

    Maybe in ten years...
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    Re: Top 5 Rose scents

    It is indeed.
  68. Re: TomFord.com debuts with entire fragrance line for sale online

    Maybe TF sells the water.
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    Very nice website design.
  70. Re: TomFord.com debuts with entire fragrance line for sale online

    Great tip - thanks.
  71. Re: Top 5 Inexplicably Cheap yet Good Fragrances for Men

    Giorgio Beverley Hills Red.
  72. Thread: Best vetiver

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    Re: Best vetiver

    ....and not to forget the Givenchy vintage V.: gorgeous.
  73. Thread: Best vetiver

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    Re: Best vetiver

    The Guerlain vintage V. is sublime indeed.
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    Re: Men wearing Women's Fragrances?

    Guerlain Chamade yesterday. Good stuff.
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    Re: Why are so many people marked as "banned"?

    I believe it was possibly hednic who mentioned that whilst criticising a post is ok, attacking the poster isn't. I think this site has the balance between freedom of speech and protection from...
  76. Re: Can I get a recommendation on fresh lemon fragrance?

    Monsieur Balmain is my No. 1. Creed Citrus Bigarrade No. 2 in pure lemon scents. Also Signoricci.
  77. Re: What is the best Oud fragrance to use as a reference point?

    Montale has a great array of Ouds.
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    Poll: Re: Scent for Gala in a couple weeks

    Another one for DHI.
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    Re: Why are so many people marked as "banned"?

    Great one!
  80. Re: Top 5 Inexplicably Cheap yet Good Fragrances for Men

    Vermeil also lights my fire...
  81. Re: Top 5 Inexplicably Cheap yet Good Fragrances for Men

    Yes, many Carons are exceptional value indeed.
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    Re: Anything like Tobacco Vanille

    Another Hilde Soliani - Bell'Antonio - is worth a try: tobacco and coffee - less sweet than TV. I can also second L'Occitane's Eau des Baux.
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    Re: Pricey fragrances

    Yes, I was fortunate enough to sample the Jubilee in the gold bottle and it definitely was high concentrate perfume.
  84. Thread: Favorite wood?

    by rbaker
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    Re: Favorite wood?

    Also Caswell-Massey's Sandalwood, although not in stock at times.
  85. Thread: Favorite wood?

    by rbaker
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    Re: Favorite wood?

    Sandal, birch, cedar, fir, pine.
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    Re: Pricey fragrances

    Nice luckyscent offers a discount. For EdT there is always Creed's Royal Service.
  87. Thread: Best vetiver

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    Re: Best vetiver

    Molinard V., Supercilium, Lanvin Vetyver (original), L'Artisan Parfumeur Coeur du Vetiver *Sacré, Creed 1948, Givenchy Vetyver, Eau de Verveine Penhaligons Anthology.
  88. Re: Soul Searching College Student Seeking Signature

    I can gladly second Eau de Baux, Endymion (>$100 though) and the original Egoïste - the is not niche, but of nigh-niche quality.
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    Re: Dior Homme Eau for Men

    Dior Homme Eau for Women? Now there is an idea....
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    Poll: Re: Your favorite patchouli?

    Voleur de Roses is beautiful indeed.
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    Poll: Re: Your favorite patchouli?

    Balenciaga PH - absolutely yes! Also Le Labo's Patchouli 24.
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    Re: Dior Homme Eau for Men

    Personally I prefer DHI and DH by a mile.
  93. Re: I dislike Dior Homme (Blastmaphy!), would I like Dior Homme Intense?

    I'd say if you really hate DH then you will dislike DHI most likely. Otherwise it's worth sampling, but don't buy before you try DHI.
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    Re: Dior Homme Eau for Men

    Yes, it's often important not to overwhelm others.
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    Re: Dior Homme Eau for Men

    The very helpful guy at Macy's in Manhattan did not know whether Dior's website would launch it or how exclusive to Macy's it will remain - or at least he did not tell me.
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    Re: Creed is all you Need..

    Yes, I initially disliked Original Vetiver and now I like it.
  97. Re: I started on a "find a signature scent" journey about 2 years ago..

    Choosing from a larger number is fun.
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    Re: Ambre Sultan blind buy?

    Agree, sample first even if you like Chergui.
  99. Sticky: Re: Found: Complete Onlive Archive of Luca Turin's "Duftnotes"

    Thank you from me too!
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    Re: EC Looks to Ban Three Fragrance Ingredients

    I'd be happy with a lable warning, like peanuts on restaurant menus.
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