YSL pour Homme
Thread: SotD - Friday, 11 July 08
by David Beckham
amazingly, this elicits more compliments than any of my other fragrances.
Top notes: Italian Bergamot, Orange, Mandarin
Middle notes: Star Anise, Cardamom, Red Pimento
Base notes: Haitian Vetiver, Patchouli, White Amber
Last edited by TwoRoads; 11th July 2008 at 04:25 AM.
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both and be one traveler, long I stood and looked down one as far as I could to where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, ...... I shall be telling this with a sigh somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. - Robert Frost
YSL pour Homme
“As if everyone, all over the world, had his daily visually artistic task; the task of being an image for others.” Peter Handke
Gai Mattiolo Uomo cologne was created by the design house of Gai Mattiolo in 1998. Gai Mattiolo Uomo cologne has notes of Bergamot, Neroli, Citrus, Hedione, Star Anise, Clary Sage, Coriander, Water Fucus, Rose, Pepper, Guaiacwood, Sandalwood, Musk.
Scent Intense by Costume National, from a sample vial.
Current Top 5
1. Creed Aventus
2. A*Men Pure Malt
3. L'instant Extreme
4. Nasomatto Duro
5. CDG - Kyoto
Divinel'homme de coeur
Last edited by ajmc; 11th July 2008 at 05:19 AM.
Tom Ford Private Blends
Top Notes: Citrus fruits, Fruity notes
Middle Note: Black Violet
Base Notes: Moss, Woody notes
Strange and a little raspy at first, this eventually sorts out to a very subtly resinous place after passing through some violet-evocative notes. I say "violet-evocative" because this is not the modern take on violet — that's more about violet leaf than it is about the elusive floral violet, which is impossible to distill from the plant and must be hinted at through the use of ionone and other synthetics. The "violet" in this fragrance takes after the floral side in spades. It is well balanced, however, with citrus and other fruity notes in the top, and nicely anchored in a mossy-woody base. This gives the scent the feel of a chypre. It's a fairly deep take on the title player, but then most of the Special Blends are at least somewhat deep and dark. This one, though, does manage to end on a subtler note. It becomes quite soft and elusive at the end. In my book, it's one of the better ones from this series.
Last edited by JaimeB; 11th July 2008 at 05:22 AM.
Yr good bud,
"Why spend life seeking that which does not satisfy? Why remain a slave, when freedom waits? Let your life shine; illumine the world with your truth!"
Fiat justitia ruat cælum.
Let justice be done, even if the sky should fall.
— Lucius Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus
Qui nihil potest sperare, desperet nihil.
Let him who can hope for nothing despair of nothing.
Male irato ferrum committitur.
It is an evil thing to arm an angry man.
Montale's SOLEIL DI CAPRI!
"A great perfume is a work of art, it can lift our days, haunt our nights and create the milestones of our memories. Fragrance is liquid emotion. And that never goes out of fashion. " MICHAEL EDWARDS
Balmain Jolie Madame
"Wovon man nicht lesen kann, darüber muss man schreiben."
Royal English Leather
2:00 am and it's cooled off and I'll work the rest of the night. The joy of working at home.
L'Air du Desert Marocain (from a sample)
I love cologne.
Acqua di Parma - Colonia Assoluta
(still big site problems, took me 20 mins to post this)
YSL - Opium PH EdP
Profumi del Forte
Last edited by Magnifiscent; 11th July 2008 at 07:49 AM.
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A must have for carnation lovers !
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Last edited by P-Natra; 11th July 2008 at 08:07 AM.
Acqua di Parma Colonia Intensa
For swap/sale: Fougère Royale, AdP Colonia Club, Tauer Lonesome Rider, MDCI Cuir Garamante, vintage Tiffany for Men, Creed Spice & Wood, Roja Dove Amber Aoud Crystal, 1 Million Intense, Montale Cuir D'Arabie, Bentley Intense, Prada Amber PH Intense, Prada Amber PH metal travel spray, Loewe PH, M7 gel, Roma (women's), Obsession, others.
Today Im wearing a HARDCORE mystery perfume oil, sent to me by Taz!
Im gettin' serious Jasmine, Sandalwood & Rose here... very Guerlain-esque indeed!
Platinum Egoiste, Chanel.
A frag the woman tries to show neutrality on - but came close to nuzzle when I left her in bed this morning.
~ My Wardrobe
Day: Dior Homme EdT (Dior)
Evening: Habit Rouge EdT (Guerlain)
On a lavender kick. Had a fantastic lavender bath, after used some lavender scented talk, and just before my driving lesson, I'll put a dab of Yardley English Lavender
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Narciso Rodriguez for Him
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