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    Re: Just tried Tobacco Vanille

    This is very true. Many people immediately think of ciggarette smoke when they hear or read that something has a tobacco note when this can be far from it. Tobacco as a scent has a lot of depth and...
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    Re: Today I Bought: February 2013

    TdH & Rive Gauche
  3. Thread: Prom scent

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    Re: Prom scent

    Depends on your personality, the date your taking, and how you plan on spending the night.

    If you can pull it off, I'd buy a bottle of DHI and use that over La Nuit in this situation. It will get...
  4. Re: On average, how many times do you apply fragrance(s) throughout your day?

    Once in the morning before work
    Once in the afternoon from a 5ml decant after lunch if I'm not too busy and I don't think it'll be too noticeable that I've reapplied.
    Once in the evening if I'm...
  5. Re: What's the darkest scent that you know? And with dark I mean SUPER-DARK!!!

    YSL M7, I don't have the vintage but this is very dark and lasts forever!
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    Re: Fragrance OCD

    I have a 6.6oz bottle of L'homme that I received as a gift and the 3.3oz bottles of La Nuit and Libre. It drives me crazy.
  7. Re: [Interesting case] Can this fragrance (Dior Homme Intense) be fake?

    check it out here:
    http://checkcosmetic.net/
  8. Re: $100 for Thanks giving. Don't know what to choose

    +1, great fragrances to have!
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    Re: What are the best Aquatic fragrances??

    AdG
    Issey Miyake
    CK One
    Menthe Fraiche

    Considering Sel Marin but I live in San Diego... can I get opinions on this situation? Is Sel Marin worth buying for me? Also thinking about Millisime...
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    Re: Your most expensive blind buy

    YSL M7 at about ~105 USD

    Honestly, I can see the hype and the depth of the fragrance but the opening is excruciating. Also, as a 23y/o, the fragrance as a whole is very, very situational. I can...
  11. Re: Dhi & lidge or armani code ultimate intense

    Dhi
  12. Re: The top 3 best fragrance houses in your opinion

    YSL (consistent overall)
    Heeley (simple creativity)

    Nothing else I own warrants the #3 spot, still need to try my hand at Creed.

    Dior (for the sake of putting a 3rd, only for DHI)
  13. Re: Are these different enough to warrant buying?

    how about Terre d'Hermes vs Monsieur de Givenchy, can anyone comment on the differences between these two? Is TdH considerably more modern than MdG?
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    Re: Spring is in the air

    The One
    L'eau D'issey
    Terre D'hermes (still need to pull the trigger and pick this up)
  15. Re: Name something from the back of your collection

    Heeley Menthe Fraiche, just waiting for the right ocassion
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    Re: Finally tried LIDGE..

    This is the exact same situation I'm in... as the seasons change and the weather gets warmer, I'm feeling less and less compelled to purchase LIDGE especially as its price inflates! (Has anyone seen...
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    Re: Best Men's Gourmand Fragrance(s)?

    Dior Homme Intense, although I do want to sample New Haarlem
  18. Re: Are these different enough to warrant buying?

    Amazing breakdown, thank you for all the details! I live in socal and the weather is starting to warm up again considerably while the nights are still a bit cooler. You've convinced me that Terre...
  19. Are these different enough to warrant buying?

    I'm currently looking to buy a new fragrance but the ones that I find interesting seem to have some redundancy... Can you guys elaborate on the differences between the respective fragrances and give...
  20. Are these different enough to warrant buying?

    I'm currently looking to buy a new fragrance but the ones that I find interesting seem to have some redundancy... Can you guys elaborate on the differences between the respective fragrances and give...
  21. Are these different enough to warrant buying?

    I'm currently looking to buy a new fragrance but the ones that I find interesting seem to have some redundancy... Can you guys elaborate on the differences between the respective fragrances and give...
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    Re: Awful opening, but awesome drydown??

    i might get a lot of hate for this but i say YSL M7
  23. La nuit de l'homme & la nuit de l'homme le parfum

    Can someone give their experience on the differences between these two scents? Youtube has yielded some insight but I would like to hear from members of the forum. Is it worth owning both?
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    Re: What are some classic must have scents

    Pacco Rabanne Pour Homme
    Givenchy Gentleman
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    Re: Givenchy Pi blind buying?

    Definitely sample before* you blind buy, unless its something that has overwhelming positive reviews, in which case its a really safe fragrance but even then you should try it on skin at least...
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    Re: 1 Fragrance you can't live without.

    Dior Homme Intense

    The One is growing on me as the seasons change and I'm using it more
  27. Re: What was the first fragrance that you bought?

    YSL l'homme, great starter
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    Re: Thinking about Givenchy Gentleman

    Try it before you blind buy! As a 23 year old I love it and I always get compliments from older women in my work place (late 20s-early 30s) but for me, this is a scent that can be situational as its...
  29. Thread: Bad Choice?

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    Re: Bad Choice?

    The other day I sprayed a pretty heavy amount of M7 in my apartment preparing for an early evening of cozy studying when suddenly one of my friends asked me to get them from the train station... I...
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense on FragranceNet?

    As a fellow college student I know exactly what you mean. After reading and watching many reviews on both DH and DHI I bought a bottle of DH after testing and loved it. Unable to find a tester/sample...
  31. Re: what a difference a drydown makes - Paco Rabanne Pour Homme

    Yes!! My father wore PRPH and gave me a bottle when I was relatively young. Its a very clean scent that I tend to use after a nice shave before starting a day of business casual attire. I think this...
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    Re: What to add?

    Absolutely! This is exactly what I've been trying to practice as I realized that M7 is truly a situational scent for me. Earlier this month I realized a fair amount of finances has been invested into...
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    What to add?

    Hello! Long time lurker, first time poster!

    I've been developing my sense of smell and interest in fragrances for the past 6 months from summer through winter and I'm wondering if anyone can...
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