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    Too many to think of!!!

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    Honestly, I'd say Fahrenheit. It's so bold and evocative. L'Air du Desert Marocain comes close, for me. I just wish it were a bit more masculine rather than walking the unisex line so well.

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    Default Re: Hands down best fragrance?

    i love taste of fragrance but don't want to smell like peppers all day. i also love aramis bermuda tonic but don't want to smell tropical all day. i guess the ever safe bvlgari pour homme which i love and reach for often when i can't decide what to wear.

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    Mine is 4 Voleurs from L'Occitane.
    Nothing else I've ever tried comes close to this long-lasting, versatile, amazing and captivating scent.

    It is clean enough for office wear, yet interesting enough for evenings.
    The citrus and herbs make it great for warm weather, but the cedar and cloves make it equally at home in the cooler months.

    It wipes the floor with every other fragrance I've ever tried. I've got 2/3 of a bottle left, and I'm safeguarding the hell out of it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pluran View Post
    Love these old threads when Basenotes used to be great.
    Do you mean when the pages used to load?
    I must have missed those halcyon days.
    But seriously, I'm really surprised no one has mentioned the "A" word here. And no I'm not going to mention it.

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    GIT, Aventus and Pure Malt. Can't pick one.

    Actually if I had a gun to my head and was told to pick one, I would go with Aventus.
    The sense of smell, like a faithful counsellor, foretells its character.

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    Quote Originally Posted by inc0gnito View Post

    Actually if I had a gun to my head and was told to pick one, I would go with Aventus.
    Guess I spoke just a little too soon.
    I'm not working with inc0gnito...really.

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    My tastes change over time, but for now Costume National Scent Intense and NR For Him Musc Collection EDP.

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    Santal Noble +3

    (also: Paco Rabanne PH vintage, Loewe Esencia and Guerlain Vetiver)
    My Top 10 : (In no particular order)

    - Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Paco Rabanne: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Loewe: Solo (Absoluto)
    - Chanel: Antaeus
    - Chanel: Egoste
    - MPG: Santal Noble
    - Guerlain: Vetiver
    - Amouage: Jubilation XXV
    - Dior: Homme Intense
    - YSL: Kouros (Fraicheur)

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    One of my absolute favorites and also one of the best (if not the best) I ever got to know is Armani Eau pour Homme

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    In this fall and winter I have been used Aventus most, but if I have to think "best" fragrances, my opinion leans to Chanel Egoiste, L'air du desert Marocain and Acqua di Parma Colonia.

    Still, impossible to say only one, because it depends so much your mood, situation, season and so on.
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    YSL Opium homme EDP, Rive Gauche pour homme, Villoresi Uomo, Dior Homme vintage, Body Kouros, Guerlain homme intense etc.

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    My holy grail is Macassar by Rochas.
    Some bottles for sale (Worldwide)


    "Le parfum est la musique du corps"
    (Marcel Rochas)

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    Today I'd say vintage Eau d'Hermes, but not hands down.

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    Puredistance M, nothing even comes close IMO.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Partario View Post
    Frapin - 1697 limited 50ml absolu concentration

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    Wasn't aware this had been reformulated. How much does the current one differ?
    I can't swear by it as perceptions change, but when I tried a fresh bottle recently, it got linear very quickly. I remember being knocked out by it's subtle changes of velvety smokiness years ago -- it seems thinner now.

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    At this moment Bois d'Argent

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    Xerjoff Casamorati 1888: Lira.

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    PROFVFVM ROMA: DVLCIS IN FVNDO

    Great gourmands to the true vanilla/caramel lovers out there!

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    Default Re: Hands down best fragrance?

    Pure Distance M
    Current faves (Subject to change at a moments notice!!):
    Roja Dove Diaghilev
    Amouage Interlude Man
    Pure Distance M
    Creed Royal Oud
    Xerjoff Kobe
    Absolue Pour le Soir
    MDCI Chypre Palatin
    MDCI Invasion Barbare
    Ronia J Oud Assam
    Goti Smoke Essenze

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    Patou pour Homme.

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