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    Re: What is the perfume for men more effeminate?

    well, as you all may or may not know....i HAVE left Basenotes. I'm sick of the incessant whining, over the top insecurities and oversensitivity of many members who are not able to handle opinions. ...
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    Re: Bottle differences in Trussardi Uomo

    which one is the 'newer' bottle?

    i tried one recently which had this bizarre plastic covered bottle....black, with a pseudo-leathery look. i'm guessing this is an older style....
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    Re: Skin Deep for real???

    that site you've linked to is SUPER lame.....

    just a bunch of propaganda based on assumptions and 'might be' thinking....
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    Re: La Martina INCREDIBLE LEATHER !

    i think i trust Pollux' opinion on this....so far.
  5. Re: Torn appart between Bois Blond, lAdDM and Incense Rose.

    Bois Blond is quite nice actually.....the others in that list are just BLAH.
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    Re: Sporty fragrance without "sport" in the name

    porsche design: the essence

    it's brilliant. really. the only designer scent introduced in 2008 that i allowed myself to go near....it's very 'cold', and very green and arctic at the same time. ...
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    Re: What makes you totally give up on a frag ?

    if it is too feminine
    if it is too fresh

    i hate MOST fragrances anyway. almost everything i try, i hate......the ones i love, i buy...or i put on a list to buy.
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    Re: The creators of Azzaro PH...

    here's some more stuff by Anthony. search the names on google...i'm sure you'll find more.

    http://www.perfumeintelligence.co.uk/perfumers/data/Anthony.htm
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    Re: Serge Lutens Chergui -- ooo, la la!

    it's the only Lutens left on my list left to try.....all the other Lutens (aside from Cuir Mauresque) have really sucked----so it should be interesting to see if this one lives up to the hype.

    it...
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    Re: Santa maria novella nostalgia

    it's not even really 'rubbery'...yknow what it is? it is supposed to represent the VINYL that used to be in old race cars.

    so you have leather and vinyl....with some light sweetness---WHICH DOES...
  11. Re: Essences used in contemporary men's perfumes accounting for lack of creativity...

    'fresh' scents suck. if perfumes didn't have leather, tobacco, and other more interesting and complex profiles....I WOULD NOT be into fragrances. I'd rather wear nothing than to wear those damn...
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    Re: If Patou Pour Homme Were Released Today...

    you know you wanna reply..

    COME ON!

    do it....say it!
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    Re: Contemplating Joop

    contemplate something else. stay away.
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    Re: My first suit purchase, need some advice?

    Filene's Basement....you've just reminded me! some of the FB shops are closing (for good!) and they have 60-70% their entire "Vault" section.

    I saw Hugo Boss suits for $150 last time......after...
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    Re: If Patou Pour Homme Were Released Today...

    Derby would be knocked out in the 2nd round by Knize Ten. :beer:
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    Re: My first suit purchase, need some advice?

    WOW! that's a great deal. I've been on the lookout for some KITON suits, but haven't had any luck.....yet! I'd settle for Canali as well! ;)

    also, i agree with Gaiger's advice about the '1st...
  17. Re: Ready to take the plunge help me choose a scent!

    Lmao.
  18. Re: Ready to take the plunge help me choose a scent!

    hugo boss....and mystique?

    never heard those three words together, mate! there's no mystique about being stocked up at a TJ Maxx and at Walgreens! ;)

    i have yet to like ANYTHING i've tried by...
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    Re: If Patou Pour Homme Were Released Today...

    first of all, i've never tried Patou Pour Homme.

    2nd of all....it was likely discontinued for a reason....as far as i know it was never a 'big seller'...and probably never would be.

    it...
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    Re: New Bond bottles! Astor Place and Brooklyn

    the bottles are stupid. Brooklyn has to be one of the most cliched, overplayed, sell out bottles i've ever seen....graffiti....woah you're cool! yeah, so authentic.

    lame.
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    Re: Your first experience...

    it's funny that thru college i owned alot of 'desirable' fragrances....but i had just bought them randomly because i liked the smell....i didn't research them, i didn't think about it, etc...

    the...
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    Re: My first suit purchase, need some advice?

    nice. i dig black pinstripe suits, especially in a 3-piece setup.

    don't ever go to shops like Men's Warehouse.....they just carry rubbish.

    practically any large, nice department store has...
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    Re: SotD, Wed- 11 Feb 09

    i'm pretty sick. so probably nothing! :(
  24. Thread: Guerlain box.

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    Re: Guerlain box.

    $14,000?

    that's fookin nuts. lol.
  25. Thread: Guerlain box.

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    Guerlain box.

    well i don't know anything about Guerlain....but i saw this on the NST blog, and thought some of you Guerlain fanatics might go ga ga over it...

    paging Mr. Guerlain!
    ...
  26. Re: Do you feel special when you disagree with a consensus?

    i am the most special person in the world.
  27. Re: Which scent originally meant for women gets you the most compliments?

    wow...that takes some SERIOUS balls to pull off, man!

    my wife has a bottle of this, and it is by far THE most feminine scent she has...super girly!
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    Re: Do You LIKE Oud?

    lol. you know it's true jenson! you know EXACTLY what i'm talkin bout! :beer:
  29. Thread: Niche poll

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    Poll: Re: Niche poll

    knize is winning. obviously.
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    Re: Do You LIKE Oud?

    no. it smells like my aged red-toothed aunt in india. BLEURGH!
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    Re: The "Monsieur" scents should be a family

    if i were to name a scent 'monsieur'.....

    it would be Monsieur Leather Whore.

    how's that Chris?
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    Re: Tauer Lonestar memories

    nice one!

    Lonestar Memories is a nice smoky, saddle leather scent.....i think it's pretty nice. I think it is a bit too linear, and I don't find much complexity to keep me interested in it very...
  33. Thread: Niche poll

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    Poll: Re: Niche poll

    eh? i'm confused.

    PLS DELETE!

    ;)
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    Re: Drunken debate on a Saturday night

    yeah, that's a bit weak. maybe you should give him some samples....
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    Re: Drunken debate on a Saturday night

    for a photographer, spending $2200 or 2200 quid on a great camera is WELL worth it......i agree with your friend.

    I love fragrances and all...however i'll be the first to admit that it IS quite...
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    Re: Tobacco and Leather fragrances?

    the best tobacco and leather scent that i own is probably Odori Cuoio which is just an outright gorgeous fragrance....it's got alot of 'boom' to it, and the tobacco notes blend with some petrol-ish...
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    Re: Knize Sec: A Review.

    thanks you guys for the compliments on the review! very cool.

    AJMC:
    great purchase, man! make sure you let me know what you think of it when you get it...i'm pretty sure you'll love it. And if...
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    Re: S o T D - Tuesday, February 10!

    knize two.
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    Re: Grey Flannel Cologne - Question Please?

    knize two and knize TEN are different fragrances....with completely different styles.
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    Re: A clarification of the Montale lines

    maybe TPC have become so cocky and blatant about their abuse of the industry, that they've started selling their own mixes? that is weird.
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    Re: A clarification of the Montale lines

    have anyone here tried Aoud Leather? or is that the same as Aoud Cuir D'Arabie?
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    Knize Sec: A Review.

    http://pictureposter.allbrand.nu/pictures/everso/KnizeSec.jpg

    The last 2 bottles of Knize i've acquired are definitely two of the rarest. I know that there are a couple people on Basenotes who...
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    Re: great experience with aus Liebe zum Duft

    i ordered my last 2 Knize bottles from them...and they're superb. such great service, and perfect delivery. i dig em.
  44. Thread: Disappointment

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    Re: Disappointment

    sell it....get something else.

    as of yet...i have honestly never purchased something i didn't like.....
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    Re: What Perfume makes Men take notice?

    a big leather scent on a woman will turn me into putty....
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    Re: perfume shopping in NYC?

    AEDES. you've gotta go there. however it's primarily 'niche' stuff. But it's a beautiful shop....

    otherwise, it really depends what kind of scents you're into......if you're going designer, i'd...
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    Re: Ruggedly masculine designer

    paco rabanne pour homme & knize ten.
  48. Re: Sixth Scents: Designers Against AIDS (1-min. video)

    i love the packaging for these scents......unfortunately i found the fragrances themselves to be a bit 'forgettable'.....maybe i just need more time trying them...
  49. Re: Fragrances you've aquired that were long overdue

    FINALLY, i have knize two and knize sec. after months of lusting after them....and they did not dissappoint! each of them are glorious and long overdue.
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    Re: SotD- Sunday 8 Feb 09

    histoires de parfums 1740.
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    Re: Histoires Des Parfums 1740. yum leather.

    are you referring to ambre 114? i think that's one of the 'new' fragrances by them.....just launched. there is no 'old' bottle for it i think....unless i'm thinking of a different one.
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    Re: Histoires Des Parfums 1740. yum leather.

    so i scored a bottle of this stuff last week at my new favourite local perfume friend Katie's Williamsburg shop Miomia. She has some bottles leftover from the 'old' bottle style, and she's sellin em...
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    Re: Burning Barbershop by D.S. & Durga

    $4.50 for a sample is not unreasonable at all.......that includes shipping. completely fair and justified, as compared to the industry standard, IMO. I see no reason to think it is unfair...
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    Re: Burning Barbershop by D.S. & Durga

    actually their ordering exploded after the original Basenotes thread i started.....they told me it jumped hugely right after.....

    and to the guy saying they're getting greedy for charging $4.50...
  55. Re: He Hates Perfume - article in More Intelligent Life on CB

    bah......down with Chris Brosius....

    i live in williamsburg...and there's not alot of 'polish' women wearing chanel no. 5 over here........that's a very manhattan thing to do......that guy just...
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    Re: Burning Barbershop by D.S. & Durga

    y'know...i have about 15-20 samples of DS&Durga scents....but not this one. I'll have to ask em for it.....sounds good, Mike.
  57. Re: Went for a doughnut, got more than I wanted!

    LOL. don't ya hate that feeling?
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    Re: Bois Blond , Parfumerie Generale

    this is a GREAT scent....by far one of my favourite PG scents i've tried....as everyone else has said----totally unisex.
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    Re: Jil Sander Scent 79--Yuck!..I Mean, WOW!!!

    i've been meaning to try this one for a while....but haven't had the chance.

    thanks for the interesting review!
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    Re: SotD, Sat 7 Feb 09

    knize two.
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    i'm wearing knize two today....and i'm in fookin HEAVEN.

    it's so excellent....so classy, understated, and beautiful...i never thought i'd say that about a 'floral' scent....
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    Re: Hollywood Cuiron

    LMAO.

    so even hollywood's grand secret superstars resort to.....*cue dramatic music*......EBAY!
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    i'm pretty done for right now! there's not another single fragrance that i need a bottle of right now! My 'list' which i've been carrying around with me for the past few months......is completely...
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    deal. ;)

    i think if you are liking it already on your first try....you're gonna like it even more after a few more wearings. this scent is a real grower.......it's not one of those scents that...
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    Sec is extraordinary IMO! What i've been thinking all afternoon is; HOW is it that a scent like Sec got so ignored......after Ten, i've heard people talk about Forest the most...and i've even read...
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    thank you sir! it feels really great to have them all united......but above all of that, i'm SO impressed with the spectrum and quality of these scents. between the 4 main scents here (minus Golden...
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    Re: NEW: John Varvatos Artisan.

    from what i know.....Artisan has been released at Nordstrom this week.

    anybody try it yet? i DID see someone post that it was their SOTD today.....
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    Re: What I viewed at Macy's was shocking!!!!!!

    more importantly, did he spray any in his mouth?
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    Re: Help with Vienna shopping list

    omg.

    like everyone else has already said....

    KNIZE
    KNIZE
    KNIZE
    KNIZE
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    Re: Snob Appeal: Niche Houses that RELY On It

    Creed are undoubtedly the kings of perpetuating 'snob appeal'....to a sickening degree almost!

    i also think that Serge Lutens is a big dealer of this.....'export only', colour changes in fluid,...
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    Re: S o T D - Friday, February 6

    how interesting....that's the first review i've read about it.
  72. Re: What percentage of your income did you spend on fragrances in 2008?

    i've been working on that too.....i thought a few times that it might have worked! but then i find myself back in this bloody mess! ;)
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    god i LOVE odori cuoio! i've been dreading the day i run out of it, because it's so fookin expensive (i got a spectacular deal on my bottle...for half off).....but that stuff is just beautiful IMO! I...
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    it sucks because i was IN Vienna a couple years ago....but i was not into fragrances then. It saddens me to think that i might have walked right by the Knize shop there.....and probably didn't even...
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    it does have birch tar....but nothing to a sickening amount. let me know what you think of it...if you wanna get rid of the bottle....i'm sure you'll easily find a buyer!
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    i've been meaning to get myself one of those 250ml Bath and Body Foams....i'm not really too into shaving these days (with my beard and my new electronic beard trimmer) so i haven't tried that.....i...
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    haha! you never know!

    there was a song written called Cuir Sinister, until i turned that name into the fragrance i am 'working on' myself....
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    for a second, i read that and got a jolt of shock......

    then i realised your kidding! :D:D

    ahem...........you are kidding right? :eek:
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    i am tempted to get the 1litre, however generally speaking i prefer smaller bottles.....and even the backup K10 bottles i have in my closet are smaller bottles than these 125ml bottles.

    but...
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    Re: KNIZE: complete.

    yeah i hope you get Forest soon!

    Golden Edition seems to skip some of the opening notes and go straight into the mid-notes....it still does have a slight citrus opening like the original, but not...
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    KNIZE: complete.

    So until i discover some obscure variant which i do not have, my Knize collection for MEN has been completed! It's just fantastic. Whenever i look at these bottles and especially when i use ANY of...
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    Poll: Re: Once more poll: MUSK

    SMN Musk is absolutely fantastic....but THE best musk i the world....EVER....is Helmut Lang Eau De Parfum------i have yet to find any musk that comes close to the beauty of this one...it's...
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    Re: Knize Ten and define leather

    i know you do.....you, me, bbBd and a few others actually.....it's like some sort of unofficial 'gang' y'know! ;)

    a leather chain gang. YEAH!
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    Re: Knize Ten and define leather

    as many of you know (several times over)....to me, Knize Ten is THE ultimate leather fragrance IMO. It has glorious notes of polished, finished, shiny, and rubbed leather. This is the kind of...
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    Re: Antaeus or Korous or Yatagan or M7 ??

    kouros: utter rubbish. one of the worst scents ever made.
    m7: good if you wanna smell like a 7 year-old drank cough syrup and vomited on you.
    antaeus: a weak leather scent with a 'meat' like edge...
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    Re: SotD, Thursday 5 Feb 09

    ODORI CUIO.
    can't wait. i absolutely love it.
  87. Thread: Crisp Oriental?

    by everso
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    Re: Crisp Oriental?

    escada pour homme

    great oriental scent, very crisp, very strong, and you can find it very cheap at some discount shops....well worth a try!
  88. Thread: reality check?

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    Re: reality check?

    these results do not surprise me at all!
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    Re: my first Knize jacket!

    yes i know. but at least when i get admitted to the mental ward, i'll be wearing my knize jacket! :D
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    Re: Pierre Cardin fragrances

    the only good PC scent i've ever tried was a sample of some "Cuir" variant of the Centaure line....which was actually pretty good.

    the rest of the PC line makes me cringe......
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, 04 Feb 09

    kiton men.
  92. Re: The search is over for a cherry tobacco pipe scent

    i'm really confused.

    i've read several times on these forums that bogart pour homme is also very similar to paco rabanne pour homme.......how can this be? there is no tobacco in PRPH and no cherry...
  93. Re: My Order from ausliebezumduft.de-Thoughts?

    interesting thoughts! i'm quite excited...as my 2 full bottles of Sec and Two are somewhere winging themselves over to me any day now......i'm expecting the different....in fact i am ENCOURAGING the...
  94. Thread: Helmut Lang EDC

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    Re: Helmut Lang EDC

    i think this dude is more about profiting from HL scents than actually using them...he did it with Cuiron as well. ;) unfortunate...as these are some of the greatest scents around IMO!
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    my first Knize jacket!

    i was so excited to get this. it's a vintage Knize jacket.....wool and silk mix. vintage....you can see by the inner tag which also says New York....their shop in NYC closed years ago.

    it's...
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    Re: Received my Santa Maria Novella samples today.

    that's hilarious! i do the exact same thing! :D

    for me, Nostalgia is able to summarize my enthusiasm for fragrances and appreciation for the 'art' in fragrances almost better than anything else i...
  97. Thread: Helmut Lang EDC

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    Re: Helmut Lang EDC

    i prefer the women's version of this scent, the Eau De Parfum over this one.....but the EDC is a very fine scent in itself as well...

    well worth buying.......and using....not selling for profit ;)
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    Re: Leather and lavender?

    dunhill for men is not even close to being a leather scent though...more about spices and all.....
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    Re: Leather and lavender?

    i tried Aventure and i hated it! it was like a generic fragrance made quite well....but very very boring to the point of bland.
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    Re: Luxurious Darkness?

    still the darkest scent i've ever tried is encre noire.
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