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    Default Re: Chypre-a-Thon: what's your favorite?

    Quote Originally Posted by purplebird7 View Post
    I wish everyone could smell Chypre de Coty for a benchmark.
    In an interview with Grant many years ago, Michael Edwards lamented the discontinuation of Chypre de Coty, but stated, "The closest match today would be Chanel Pour Monsieur."

    Quote Originally Posted by alba View Post
    Would you say Daim Blond qualifies as a chypre?
    Funny to see such varied opinions about this one. I find the spicy apricot and heliotrope (vanilla, almond, cherry) notes make me think of it as gourmand!
    Eddie: Sweetie, what are you drinking?
    Patsy: Oh, this? Chanel No. 5.
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    Default Re: Chypre-a-Thon: what's your favorite?

    I've given up on Chypre as a whole genre.

    Instead - I've decided on "Mitsouko" and "stuff like Mitsouko" as a category.
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