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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: May 2010

    Creed Sublime Vanille. Love this one and the longevity isn't bad on me.
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    Re: CREED Sublime Vanille

    Sorry if I'm raising this thread from the dead...but I spoke with the SA at Neiman's this weekend and she said that it would be available again in October of 2010. She did not say if it would be in...
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    Re: Today I bought - February 2010

    I went to Neiman's today to sample all of the new fragrances by Atelier Cologne. I ended up buying Oolang Infini. Notes listed are:
    • Top notes: bergamot, Tunisian neroli
    • Heart notes: oolang...
  4. Thread: Got Wood?

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    Re: Got Wood?

    Thanks for the suggestions folks! I'm going to have to order some samplers and see how it turns out. I guess I could always grind down the fretboard and sniff that too if all else fails.....
  5. Thread: Got Wood?

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    Got Wood?

    Rosewood that is. I've sampled Straight to Heaven and I absolutely love the rosewood accord in it. I noticed that Egoiste mentioned having a rosewood note in it as well, but I was looking for...
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    Re: 2009 Fall Radar Screen

    Stealth Post (I'm still here but busy with work!): Went to the Needless Markups near me and they were talking about Creeds Sublime Vanille. Sounds very interesting. The lady said they were...
  7. Re: Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle - your thoughts..

    I was on vacation in Chicago this past week and had a chance to try a few of the Malle's at the local Barney's. I was dying to try MR for the past year or so, but after applying it to my skin, it...
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    Re: Creed GIT = Cool Water?

    Before I discovered Basenotes, Cool Water was my signature scent for about 5 years. After I got my first Creed sampler from PerfumeBay, I tried GIT and the only thing that struck me as similar about...
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    Re: L'Artisan, to buy unsmelled

    I had the same problem as mikeperez with Dzonghka. As soon as I put it on my skin, I got a sour punch to the nose. You DEFINITELY want to try that one before you buy!
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    Re: Super Bowl Party

    Yea, gonna go for Eau de Beer here as well.
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    Sticky: Re: Your most complimented frags this year from the opposite sex

    1. BdP (had two today!)
    2. Cool Water (and the next one is surprising)
    3. GIT (Yes, I got more from Cool Water than GIT)
    4. Tea for Two
    5. Ambre Sultan

    Always drives me nuts that I get more...
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    Re: What Frag(s) Literally Make You Sick?

    B*Men almost made me barf on the frag counter a few months back.
    Not sure what it was that made me feel that way, but it was bad.
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    Re: SotD - Sunday 6 Jan 08

    L'Artisan - Passage d'Enfer
  14. Re: What are the notes in Neutrogena's Rainbath shower gel?

    Yea, I use Rainbath as well, and it seems to last on my skin the entire day as well. Guess it's just the chemistry at work again. Love the scent though. =)
  15. Re: What a fake CREED looks like????!Great Pics.!!GREEN FRICH TWEED,Yes FRICH

    That looks exactly the same as the bottle I recently purchased (including the box) from NM. Looks real enough to me. =)
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    Serge Lutens date code?

    My apologies if this has already been posted, but I was out the other day and a friend of mine picked up a bottle of Ambre Sultan
    after sniffing mine. He asked me if I knew how fresh it was by the...
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    Re: SotD Monday 31 December

    SOTD: L'Artisan - Tea for Two
    SOTE: Creed - Green I(F)rish Tweed
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    Re: Hypothetical question

    Tough call between Ambre Sultan and BdP, but I think I'd have to keep the Ambre Sultan. =)
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    Re: Penhaligons question!

    Some of the nicer ones to try are Hammam Bouquet, Endymion, Opus 1870, Quercus, Castile (translation, might have to try quite a few!). I believe Penhaligon's gives out samplers of a few scents, or...
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    Re: Definition of a Spray (again)

    Depending on how I'm feeling, the concentration of the fragrance, or the amount that comes out due to the atomizer, personally I find that I use from one to five sprays based upon those different...
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    Re: SOTD - Saturday 29 December 2007

    TDC - Sel de Vetiver
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    Re: SotD - Friday 28 Dec 07

    Creed Bois du Portugal
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    Re: Today i bought (December 2007)

    Santa brought me coal, so I finally splurged to pick up a bottle of Bois du Portugal from NM to celebrate the holidays and graduation! I was kind of shocked that after sniffing one of the small...
  24. Re: Best and Worst Designer (not niche) Releases of 2007?

    I sniffed a lot of different things this year and I'd have to say that my vote is for:
    Best: Narciso Rodriguez
    Worst: D&G Light Blue
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    Re: Buying Heritage EDP

    Thanks for the info guys! Going to see if the plastic holds out after the Christmas presents before I pull the trigger.
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    Buying Heritage EDP

    Hey guys,
    I tried checking Escentual's site, and it seems that they are all out of stock. Some of the other postings have also mentioned that it's near impossible to find in the states too. It...
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    Re: Looking to try a Serge Lutens

    Well. I just got some SL samples a few days ago and I've tried a few out and here's what I've found so far:

    Arabie: It makes me smell like a spice rack. While this might not be too bad, it's...
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    Re: What would Indiana Jones wear?

    You forgot the whip! =)
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    Re: Looking to try a Serge Lutens

    Thanks for the input guys! I think I am going to order some sample vials in lieu of going to the stores. That way I can try a few different ones without taking repeated trips to the store. That's...
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    Re: Looking to try a Serge Lutens

    Thanks for the suggestions guys! I live near Washington D.C. I can't seem to find a Barney's nearby. I've been very intrigued by the Chergui and Iris Silver Mist reviews, but from the stores I've...
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    Looking to try a Serge Lutens

    Hey guys,
    I've been reading up lately on all of the different Serge Lutens fragrances, and I'm looking to try something new to add to the summer wardrobe. Some of my favorite scents thus far are...
  32. Re: I am going to buy a Creed, which one of these 3?

    If you prefer to go darker out of those three, then yea, Himalaya is probably your best bet.
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    Re: Fragrances you wish you could wear

    Silver Mountain Water, Dzing! and Timbuktu. I love the way they smell on a tester strip, but once they hit my skin, watch out!
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    Re: How do you decide which colognes you buy?

    I have an easy 3 step process:
    1. Test on card.
    2. Test on skin.
    3. Go home, if girlfriend doesn't complain, it's a done deal. =)
  35. Re: New members (

    Yea, that too! Picked up a bottle of Tea for Two and GIT. Love 'em both. Next up is some MI and Bois du Portugal. I've got allergies, but the Creed's and L'Artisan scents don't seem to bother...
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    Re: Recommend some scents to try

    (Long time lurker first time poster, hey guys!) I'd recommend that you try Opus 1870 and Endymion from the Penhaligon's selection. Both are very nice scents. Hammam/Blenheim Bouquet seem to be...
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