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    Re: New: Jil Sander Strictly Jil Sander

    Does it smell like "Feeling Man"? If no, then I will pass... Hint, hint. ��
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    Re: Eau Sauvage Cologne 2015 edition

    Eau Sauvage (regular) smells sweet when compared to ES Cologne in side by side test... ESC is sour, arid and acrid, devoid of any sweetness. Works really well in hot & humid weather. It is nice but I...
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    Re: People who don't like Creeds Aventus

    I can't detect anything that Creed lists as its notes. To my nose it smells weird, "chemical" but not in an offensive way but not pleasant either. Pass.
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    Re: new Dior for men this fall

    Please don't let it be a sweet mess. We need something that puts hair on your chest and/or chin!
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    Re: new Dior for men this fall

    I sure hope it doesn't smell like that... Pick Dior Homme Intense for a sweet Dior.
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    Re: Eau Sauvage and Montale

    Eau Sauvage isn't discontinued, far from it. It's very much alive I'd say. Eau Sauvage is a solid pillar of Dior's male fragrance lines.
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    Re: new Dior for men this fall

    Or perhaps something Charlie Mortdecai would wear... :grin:

    On a side note, I have never been able to pick up pineapple from Aventus. Or any other fruit for that matter. But let's not make this...
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    Re: new Dior for men this fall

    Johnny Depp, not Sean Penn.

    wwd.com/beauty-industry-news/fragrance/johnny-depp-dior-fragrance-10139875
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    Re: I finally get Eau Savage!

    Welcome to the club!
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    Re: new Dior for men this fall

    Oh I hope not. The oud craze is way past its peak, or isn't it?

    BTW doesn't Dior already have a great masculine called Jules?
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    Re: new Dior for men this fall

    Probably not. About two months ago I talked to a Dior representative, she hinted at something special coming at the end of this year when I asked about the new Eau Sauvage Cologne. Funnily she knew...
  12. Re: Terre d'Hermes is now being offered in a 16.9 oz bottle.

    I have trouble to empty my 0.42oz bottle of Terre d`Hermes Parfum...
  13. Thread: Bergamot

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    Re: Bergamot

    Eau Sauvage
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    Re: Jil Sander...any men's scents worth owning?

    Jil Sander should reissue Feeling Man. Lovely stuff from what I remember. BTW, Feeling Man juice should be purple, not green(ish) as you so often see on eBay.
  15. Re: Does anybody know the "S" note in Thierry Mugler Cologne?

    Wrong, Mugler doesn't do batch variations because Creed has a patent on that. :tongue:
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    Re: Wearing Acqu Di Parma Colonia Intensa today

    Colonia Intensa is great stuff, has good longevity. When sprayed on clothes I can still smell it a day later. Colonia Oud is great too BTW.

    I tried all of the Colonia's. Liked Intensa the most. I...
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    Re: What's the best flanker line?

    Don't forget the elusive one: Eau Sauvage 100% Glaçon. Rumour has it a new one will be released soon: Eau Sauvage Cologne...
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    Re: Citrus frags with good longevity

    Citrus and longevity don't go together very well. That said consider Monsieur Balmain & Dior Homme Sport (2008). Jo Malone Lime Basil & Mandarin is very nice too. Some say Jo Malone scents in general...
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    Re: What's the best flanker line?

    Dior's Homme and Eau Sauvage and Acqua di Parma Colonia are strong contenders for the title IMO.
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    Re: The NEW Dior Eau Sauvage COLOGNE for 2015

    I talked to two Dior SAs today. Asked them if they knew anything about it. They didn't. They did tell me that there's Dior stuff they would love to sell but that it is not made available in our...
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    Re: The NEW Dior Eau Sauvage COLOGNE for 2015

    May 1st in Norway too...

    http://www.heinemann-dutyfree.com/oslo_departure_en/dior/eau-sauvage/eau-sauvage-dior-eau-de-cologne-spray-not-before-01-05-2015-100ml.html
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    Re: The NEW Dior Eau Sauvage COLOGNE for 2015

    Well me too and then again I'm not... Curious to smell how it will differ from the excellent EDT. Will it really be cologne strength or just a name (as in Dior Homme Cologne)? I'd rather see Dior...
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    Re: What happened to Katie?

    Katie is cute. Love her dimples. Reviews are great.
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    Re: I don't understand eau sauvage

    If you don't like current juice I really doubt you will like the vintage. Have both and like the'm both very much.
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    Re: Eau Sauvage bottle

    The internal pressure keeps oxygen out of the bottle I guess, and since it doesn't need to take in air from the outside to equalise pressure I think this keeps the contents "fresh". The propellant is...
  26. Thread: Acqua di Parma

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    Re: Acqua di Parma

    Colonia Intensa and Colonia Oud are my favourites
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    Re: Eau Sauvage Parfum... REFORMULATED!

    +1 This stuff is nuclear strength. Raise your hand if you actually finished a 100ml/3.4oz bottle of ESP.

    I really doubt if I'm ever gonna finish my bottle (2Q01) as I don't wear it that much and...
  28. Re: BBC radio documentary query: has anyone got a chunk of ambergris?

    Have you read Floating Gold by Christopher Kemp?
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    Re: Why did Luca Turin dissapear from style?

    The good man does have a day job... Writing about perfume is more like a hobby I guess.
  30. Re: Your favorite from Acqua Di Parma house of colognes?

    Haven't smelled Colonia yet. Current favourites Colonia Intensa (bought a bottle) and Colonia Oud (have a sample, price for a 100ml bottle is pretty steep IMO, should be made in 50ml too considering...
  31. Re: Most beautiful masculine/unisex perfume bottle?

    Oh dear... When you press the head, does it spay out of the boobs or the eyes? :tongue:
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    Re: Antaeus Chanel or Eau Sauvage Parfum Dior.

    I once made the mistake of applying 5 sprays of Eau Sauvage Parfum. Once. This stuff is industrial strength.
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    Re: I just went on a Dior Homme Sport tear

    Three or four sprays of the 2008 for me.
  34. Re: Dior Homme Eau vs Dior Homme Sport , Which one to buy for this summer?

    +1 I love the 2008 version for its blast of ginger. The 2012 version leans much more in the direction of DH, less ginger more iris.

    Have you considered the Cologne? On a side note, Eau Sauvage...
  35. Re: How much of your wardrobe do you currently use?

    About 30% quite regularly I guess. The other 70% occasionally. They all get some use, some just more than others. My wardrobe is very small however.
  36. Re: Looking for the name of a discontinued calgon perfum

    Where I live Calgon is dishwasher detergent... :smiley:
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Acqua di Parma Colonia Intensa. At first I found it a bit "meh". As I emptied my sample vial I began liking it more and more. A year goes by. Recently I ordered 5 Acqua di Parma samples (Assoluta,...
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    Re: Looking For A Classic Men's Fragrance

    Eau Sauvage (the original one or the elusive 100% Glacon version)
  39. Re: The first Creed fragrance you smelled, and your reaction.

    Scent: Aventus, after reading countless comments full of praise
    Reaction: much ado about nothing
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    Re: Well hello, Yatagan!

    I always say Yatagan puts hair on your chest... :lolk: But it's not my cup of tea. Glad you like it.
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    Re: Today I bought: November 2014

    AdP Colonia Intensa
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    Re: What are your favourite ginger scents?

    I was too. Smells like candified ginger, not like the spicy-fresh ginger in DHS 2008 that I like so much. Pass.

    +1 Colonia Intensa. Has a nice ginger note. Also check out Varvatos Artisan.
  43. Re: What is everyones opinion of Dior Eau Sauvage Parfum?

    Great stuff. A modern day powerhouse.
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    Re: Dior Homme Parfum

    Regional marketing. Someone in management decided that DHP isn't meant for you. Same as Dior Homme Eau For Men isn't available over here. Go figure.
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    Re: chanel pour monsieur successor

    Vintage Eau Sauvage
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    Re: Acqua di Parma Recommendations

    Intensa Oud for winter. Colonia Intensa for summer.
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    Re: Anything similar to M7 Fresh?

    M7 has been rereleased as M7 oud absolu, true. M7 Fresh however (with a ginger note, I'd like to smell it) has been discontinued.
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    Re: Eau Sauvage Parfum

    I once made the mistake of applying 5 sprays. Once. :D
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    Re: Eau Sauvage (new): what's new?

    Dave is spot on. Both vintage and current are worth having IMO. If you can find it the 100% Glacon version smells like vintage with some added menthol. Great stuff too.
  50. Re: Top 1 Spray Fragrances (Current Formulations Only)

    +1 Eau Sauvage Parfum
    +1 ADP Colonia Intensa Oud
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    Re: Finally sniffed Eau Sauvage... wow!!

    +1 If you wanna smell funky Eau Sauvage head on over to the womens aisle and take a whiff of Diorella. Now that's funky!
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    Re: Finally sniffed Eau Sauvage... wow!!

    +1 The flankers can't hold a candle to the original perhaps with the exception of the 100% Glacon flanker (smells really close to vintage). Current juice is excellent stuff, don't dismiss it because...
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    Re: Interested in more oak moss colognes

    vintage Eau Sauvage (brown boxed) and Eau Sauvage 100% Glacon (if you can find it)
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    Re: Floris Santal alternative

    Dunno about a cheap Santal alternative. You will not find it in Vétyver. I have both.
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    Re: Dior eau sauvage extreme

    That's a bargain! While it's my least favourite Eau Sauvage flanker, and because of that I don't own a bottle, I would buy it at that price.
  56. Re: Clean, fresh, yet distinctive recommendations (men's)

    Dior's Eau Sauvage EDT, Jo Malone's Lime, Basil & Mandarin.
  57. Re: In general, what would you wear to please others and what for yourself?

    I never wear something to please other people. I only wear it to please myself. If someone else likes it too then that's great. If not, well... you get the picture.
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    Re: Eau Sauvage Question

    I have two bottles of Eau Sauvage 100% Glacon, and a "brown boxed" Eau Sauvage, both of these still contain oakmoss. Longevity on me however isn't better than current Eau Sauvage which I also have....
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    Re: Off to London and Paris; where should I sniff?

    That's because the Champs Elysees is a tourist trap: http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-24491494 But I admit to having gone there myself last year...
  60. Re: do the cheap fragrances eventually get discontinued?

    It will disappear, celebrity scents are usually discontinued pretty fast (to make room for another scent) compared to the usual designer stuff.
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    Re: Mugler Cologne or Eau De Cartier?

    Mugler Cologne. As an alternative: Jo Malone's Lime Basil & Mandarin.
  62. Re: Do you think Eau Sauvage Parfum would be a good fragrance to wear for my Graduation?

    Yes, and while you are at it, give my regards to Mrs. Robinson.
  63. Re: One spray is Not Enough, Two sprays is Too Much...

    Eau Sauvage Parfum falls into this category too.
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    Re: Best Jasmine Scent A Guy Could Own...

    How 'bout Eau Sauvage?
  65. Re: Difficulty choosing what to wear (Semi-beginner).

    Eau Sauvage
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    Re: Fragrance references in fiction books or films

    In French film "Un éléphant ça trompe énormément" (1976) Jean Rochefort has a huge bottle of Monsieur de Givenchy.
  67. Re: Eau Sauvage Parfum. Did i get a fake bottle???

    None of my seven different Eau Sauvage bottles has a sticker on the bottom. There's the batch number and a number moulded in the glass.
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    Re: What is the worst Dior fragrance

    Fahrenheit
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    Re: Classic (style) chypres that don't disappoint

    It sure is very good stuff. I bought a 200ml bottle last year when I finished my 100ml bottle. The 2001 limited edition ES 100% Glacon (AKA 100% Cooling Effect) smells like the good old ES stuff with...
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    Re: Classic (style) chypres that don't disappoint

    That's a fougère.

    For a classic chypre look no further: Eau Sauvage. Especially the older oakmoss containing versions are great.
  71. Thread: Dior dimanche

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    Re: Dior dimanche

    I'll go with one of my Eau Sauvages.
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    Re: Vintage Le Male and Dior Sauvage Extreme?

    The fans of ESE say the current formulation is worse than the one preceding it. Yours could be the older, good stuff.
    ESE experts, feel free to chime in.
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    Re: Vintage Le Male and Dior Sauvage Extreme?

    Probably not the best idea to break the seal. I'd say it is worth more with seal intact.
  74. Re: Does off perfume juice always go darker, or can it sometimes go lighter or even a different colo

    Jil Sander's Feeling Man turns from purple too green.
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    Re: "Unisex" - SA's having serious gender issues

    Funny you should mention Mitsouko, Jack. I asked to smell Mitsouko two weeks ago at the Guerlain counter at a local chain store (after having smelled the The Les Parisiens collection). No problems...
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    Re: Today I bought: February 2014

    A bar of Eau Sauvage soap.
  77. Re: It's Official -- The most popular men's fragrance ever

    The most popular because of the sheer number of bottles sold or because it accomplished this feat in only five years? On a side note, Eau Sauvage apparently sold over 80 million times.
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    Poll: Re: Mugler Cologne V Dior Homme Cologne 2013

    Mugler Cologne. DHC feels flat and bare and quite boring after its sparkling opening notes.
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    Re: How rare is "Jules" by Christian Dior?

    That's the new version. Saw it in France last year, ~80 euros for a 100ml bottle @ Nocibe and Marionnaud. Indeed, from another era. This stuff puts hair on your chest. Not quite my cup of tea.
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    Re: Dior Homme Prêt à Offrir - what's this ?

    Pret-a-offrir in this case means ready to be given as a gift. In other words, fancy packaging. I wouldn't mind getting this as a gift.
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    Re: Floris fragances

    +1 Of the 7 samples (No.89, Elite, Cefiro, Limes, JF, Santal, Mahon Leather) I received I think Mahon Leather is very nice, so does the missus. However the one that really floats my boat is Santal....
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    Re: Oakmoss completely banned by IFRA

    Allergic reactions.
  83. Thread: Manly Chypre

    by Beftus
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    Re: Manly Chypre

    Current Eau Sauvage is indeed a perfectly unisex scent, older versions with the prominent oak moss note IMO less so.
  84. Thread: Manly Chypre

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    Re: Manly Chypre

    And the 100% Glacon flanker too.
  85. Thread: Manly Chypre

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    Re: Manly Chypre

    Eau Sauvage
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    Re: Joining the Vintage Club

    If it's a really old bottle the ingredients aren't even listed...
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    Re: What puts you off about a house?

    Flanker diarrhea.
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    Re: New Dior Homme flanker?!

    End of January 2014.

    Talk about a bit of a faux-pas here... It should have been made available in december with the marketing starting in november.
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    Re: New Dior Homme flanker?!

    Interesting. But I do wonder why. There's the normal Dior Homme, the heavy hitter Dior Homme Intense, the fresh Dior Homme Sport and the light weight Dior Homme Cologne. Flanker-wise Dior has all its...
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    Re: The Ultimate Frag For A Scorching Hot Weather?

    Eau Sauvage.
  91. Re: Considering a blind buy of Chanel Pour Monsieur

    Current Eau Sauvage is missing the wee bit stuffy note (but I like it) what I guess to be oakmoss that's somehow still in PM. Compare PM with older Eau Sauvage and the similarities are greater. If...
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    Re: The next Celeb Scent..

    Mr. Bean
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    Re: Possible Ambergris Find

    Christopher Kemp, http://www.amazon.com/Floating-Gold-Natural-Unnatural-Ambergris/dp/0226430367
  94. Re: Eau Sauvage Extreme versus Eau Sauvage Extreme, (new/Intense) Your Views Please !

    I have all but ES Extreme, it just doesn't do it for me. Would love to take a whiff of the 1984 version just to know how it smells.
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    Re: Carbone de Balmain - opinions please...

    Nice opening notes with sweet drydown. Too sweet for me. Pass.
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    Re: Colonia Intensa Oud is Grossly Underrated

    Lovely stuff but too expensive for me. I can buy 400 ml of Eau Sauvage for the price of one 100 ml bottle of this stuff...
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    Re: Caron Yatagan - crazy fragrance !!

    If you like Yatagan you should give Dior's Jules a try. Jules however is very difficult to get outside of France though, hence eBay prices are astronomical.
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    Re: The Angry Birds fragrances

    Buy them now before they reformulate the lot and turn them into mere shadows of the originals... :cheesy:
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    Re: juicy couture dirty english, good or bad?

    It's a nice fragrance IMO, dark woody leathery. Discontinued but luckily the price for a bottle is very low atm so it offers good value for money. I bought mine cheap too, i wouldn't want to pay full...
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    Re: Question for Eau Sauvage and Dior aficionados

    Errm no, a dummy or as they're also known as a factice doesn't contain any fragrance, usually just colored liquid (water? alcohol perhaps? Dunno.). For display purposes a factice is almost always a...
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