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    Hi all, as an eager but very new collector I was super excited to get my first compliment this weekend. I've been collecting for about two months now and have around 20 colognes. I would of thought Le Male would have taken the first time spot but in this case it was Joop Homme!! Possibly not the most respected juice but I love it and it will remain always in my heart as my first.

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    My 1st was Preferred Stock in 94..
    Joop is wildly popular still this day and age..
    Good for you- just don't overspray..

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    Congrats on the compliment!
    Joop is good stuff.
    I think my first was Kenneth Cole Black.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stevie K View Post
    Hi all, as an eager but very new collector I was super excited to get my first compliment this weekend. I've been collecting for about two months now and have around 20 colognes. I would of thought Le Male would have taken the first time spot but in this case it was Joop Homme!! Possibly not the most respected juice but I love it and it will remain always in my heart as my first.
    Congrats on the compliment. It's always nice to get the first one. Hopefully many more will follow!

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    My compliments on your compliment.

    Joop is an oldy but a goodie. My girl said she was shopping last week and complimented a guy on his scent and proceeded to ask him what it was. Joop it was.

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    20 in two months is kind of fast especially if you're starting out. Your tastes and preferences will gradually begin to change and develop within about a year. I gave away my original collection and then began only "collecting" the ones I really liked and wanted. Congrats on your first compliment, there will be many more to come.

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    Hey Man congrats on that, believe me there are many more to come sounds like your doing awesome so far, it may even lead you to a couple uh hum "fun" situations

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    Congrats for the compliment.

    My first fragrance compliment I can remember occurred when I owned some fragrances, but had no idea I will eventually become a collector and not even for a proper fragrance- Axe Inca/Aztec body spray. While I know that this doesn't count as a fragrance compliment and it's only Axe, some of their discontinued releases were actually good.

    My first compliment for a "proper" fragrance was somewhere in between owning Salvador Dali PH and Chevignon Brand for Men for the first time each (and most likely, because of either of the two).

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    Not really a collector, but one fragrance I consistently received compliments on was Gucci Envy. I've grown out of it now, but I will always remember how popular it was with ladies.

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    Congrats. I believe my first compliment came from Lauder for Men years ago.

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