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  1. #1

    Wink Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    Thought this would be fun!!! I would rate some of my fragrances and give them a two word description like in The Guide...
    FM Une Rose 5/5 (truffle rose)
    FM Iris Poudre 4/5 (fruity iris)
    CC X for Women 5/5 (gucci rush)
    CC X for Men 5/5 (cardamon galore)
    AP Cuir Amethyste 4/5 (creamy violets)
    AP Eclat de Jasmine 3/5 (restrained jasmine)
    AP Bois d'Encens 5/5 (actually olibanum)
    AP Pierre de Lune 5/5 (haunting iris)
    BK Straight to Heaven 4/5 (rummy oudh)
    BK Beyong Love 5/5 (creamy tuberose)
    Chanel No.22 2/5 (aldehydic aldehydic)
    Chanel No. 18 3/5 (vanishing green)
    Chanel No. 5 EDT 5/5 (soapy aldehydic)
    Chanel No. 5 Parfum 5/5 (perfect aldehydic)
    SL A la Nuit 1/5 (dominatrix jasmine)
    SL Musk Koublai Khan 5/5 (bitchy musk)
    SL Tubereuse Criminelle 5/5 (vicks tuberose)
    SL Encens et Lavande 5/5 (perfect marriage)
    AG Ambre Fetiche 4/5 (medicinal amber)
    AG Myrrhe Ardente 5/5 (medicinal boozy)
    AG Encens Flamboyant 4/5 (gorgeous encens)
    AG Musc Nomade 2/5 (cloying musk)
    AG Tubereuse 4/5 (fat-ass tuberose)
    AG Petite Cherie 2/5 (after shower)
    L'artisan Iris Pallida 5/5 (sweet carrot)
    L'artisan Tubereuse 5/5 (extravagant tuberose)
    L'artisan Voleur de Roses 2/5 (muddy rose)
    L'artisan Fou d'Absinthe 2/5 (damp forest)
    L'artisan L'eau de Ambre Extreme 5/5 (sweet play-doh)
    L'artisan Dzing 4/5 (weird thingamajig)
    Le Labo Rose 31 5/5 (rosy oudh)
    Le Labo Labdanum 18 4/5 (L'artisan ambre)
    Le Labo Patchouli 24 2/5 (rubber smoke)
    Le Labo Tubereuse 40 3/5 (lasting cologne)
    Le Labo Vanille 44 5/5 (creamy vanilla)
    Le Labo Poivre 23 5/5 (peppery amber)
    Le Labo Gaiac 10 4/5 (sweet woody)
    Le Labo Aldehyde 44 2/5 (failed aldehydic)
    Le Labo Musc 25 4/5 (polite musk)
    Creed Royal Delight 1/5 (vomit worthy)

    I could go on and on and on but I'll stop for now!

  2. #2

    Default Re: Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    Really like the idea of your thread!
    Please do go on and on. Don't stop.

  3. #3

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    TDC Sel de Vetiver 5/5 (salty skin)
    Profumum Acqua di Sale 4/5 (salty air)
    PdP Maestrale 5/5 (mediterranean breeze)
    Creed Erolfa 3/5 (marine amber)
    Creed MI 4/5 (fruity amber)
    LV Piper Nigrum 4/5 (peppery citrus)
    FM Bigarade Concentrée 4/5 (sensual citrus)
    Mazzolari Lui 5/5 (unconditional masculine)
    FM Musc Ravageur 4/5 (feminine masculine)
    YSL Kouros 2/5 (chemical masculine)
    Ormonde Man 5/5 (perfect gentleman)
    ELDO Sécrétions Magnifiques 1/5 (not gentleman)

  4. #4

    Default Re: Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    This is a good game. I'll try to contribute later.

  5. #5

    Default Re: Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    hmmm let's see...
    TF Oud Wood 4/5 (refined oudh)
    TF Tobacco Vanille 5/5 (shisha smoke)
    TF Japan Noir 3/5 (citrus smoke)
    TF Amber Absolute 4/5 (honeyed spicy)
    TF Noir de Noir 5/5 (saffron chocolate)
    TF Tuscan Leather 5/5 (massive sillage)
    TF Velvet Gardenia 2/5 (fleshy floral)
    Auguste Esprite de Cuir 5/5 (civet leather)
    Profumum Acqua Viva 5/5 (lasting lemon)
    Profumum Soavissma 3/5 (powdery powdery)
    Profumum Olibanum 3/5 (meh...incense)
    10 Corso Como 4/5 (sandalwood oudh)
    CDG Seqouia 2/5 (apple woody)
    CDG 2 5/5 (inky ink)
    CDG Guerilla 1 1/5 (pear sirloin)
    CDG Man 4/5 (refreshing woody)
    CDG Hinoki 3/5 (leafy incense)

    that's all for now

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    Default Re: Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    come on people! it's fun! contribute for goodness sakes!

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    Default Re: Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    Here are a few for now:

    Guerlain SDV (boozy vanilla) 5/5
    Guerlain Bois d'Armenie (all basenotes) 5/5

    Parfumerie Generale Aomassai (caramel hazelnuts) 5/5
    Parfumerie Generale Coze (patchouli absinthe) 4/5
    Parfumerie Generale Felanilla (banana saffron) 5/5
    Parfumerie Generale Cuir d'Iris (leathery iris) 5/5
    Parfumerie Generale Cuir Venenum (orange myrrh) 4/5
    Parfumerie Generale L'oiseau de Nuit (labdanum amber) 5/5
    Parfumerie Generale L'ombre Fauve (animalic amber) 5/5
    Parfumerie Generale Harmatan Noir (airy fruit-tea) 3/5
    Parfumerie Generale Musc Maori (vanilla musk) 4/5
    Parfumerie Generale Intragant Patchouli (animalic patchouli) 4/5
    Parfumerie Generale Hyperessence Matale (not EDP) 2/5

    Serge Lutens Cedre (not cedar) 3/5
    Serge Lutens Borneo 1834 (dry patchouli) 4/5

    Parfum d'Empire Ambre Russe (Rasputin's armpits) 4/5
    Parfum d'Empire Aziyade (Arabie clone) 3/5
    Parfum d'Empire Cuir Ottoman (powder leather) 5/5

    By Kilian Straight to Heaven (rum patchouli) 5/5
    Tauer L'air du Desert Marcoain (arid incense) 4/5
    Hermessence Vanille Galante (not vanilla) 3/5

    L'artisan Piment Brulant (evil bellpepper) 1/5
    Givency Pi (synthetic sweet) 1/5
    Lancome Hypnose Homme (demon child) 1/5
    Lancome Magnifique (satanic soap) 1/5
    Montale Aoud Lime (bad aoud) 1/5
    Montale Aromatic Lime (lemon Alcatraz) 1/5
    Montale Aoud Ambre (urinal aoud) 1/5
    Serge Lutens Miel de Bois (men's loo) 1/5
    NR for Him (violet nightmare) 1/5
    Hermes Terre d'Hermes (bandwagon vetiver) 2/5
    Lorenzo Villoresi Yerbamate (chalkboard greens) 2/5
    Bond No. 9 Andy Warhol Silver Factory (factory discharge) 2/5
    Armani Prive Bois d'Encens (sketchy incense) 2/5
    Last edited by moltening; 9th March 2009 at 12:26 PM.
    Currently wearing: Pohadka by YS Uzac

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    CDG 2 - fruity aldehydic (***)
    SL Ambre Sultan - opulent amber (*****)
    SL Bois Vanille - liquorice vanilla (***)
    SL Datura Noir - creamy floral (****)
    SL Rousse - orangey cinnamon (***)
    SL Gris Clair - burning lavender (****)
    SL Five O'Clock Au Gengibre - warm ginger (***)
    SL Sa Majeste La Rose - green rose (****)
    SL Miel De Bois - strepsils woody (*)
    Penhaligon's Castile - neroli musk (****)
    Penhaligon's Racquets - powdery fresh (****)
    Penhaligon's Endymion - citrus coffee (***)
    Penhaligon's Quercus - citrus boring (**)
    FM Musc Ravageur - medicinal cinnamon (*****)
    FM Noir Epices - rose chypre (*****)
    FM En Passant - watery floral (****)
    FM L'Eau D'Hiver - almondy cologne (***)
    FM Parfum De Therese - fruity jasmine (*****)
    Rochas Lui - cedar neroli (***)
    Rochas Man - expresso lavender (***)
    Lolita Lempicka L - orange gourmand (***)
    Issey Miyake L'Eau Bleue - vicks vaporub (**)
    Dior Eau Sauvage - citrus jasmine (***)
    Dior Homme - fruity lipstick (***)
    Gaultier2 - candy amber (**)
    Acqua Di Parma colonia - classic cologne (****)
    Lanvin L'Homme - clean lavender (***)
    Lanvin Arpege Homme - sweet oriental (****)
    Eau D'Italie Paestum Rose - spicy rose (*****)
    Eau D'Italie Sienne L'Hiver - vegetal incense (****)
    Eau D'Italie Baume Au Doge - orange spice (***)
    Maitre Parfumer Et Gantier Iris Bleu Gris - iris chypre (*****)
    Burberry Brit Men - powdery rose (****)
    Burberry London Men - boozy cherry (***)
    Chanel Egoiste - transparent oriental (*****)
    Chanel Platinum Egoiste - hesperidic aldehydic (***)
    Chanel Allure Homme - sweet oriental (***)
    Chanel Allure Homme Sport - synthetic fruity (*)
    Chanel No. 19 EDT - citrus green (****)
    Chanel No. 19 EDP - green floral (****)
    Chanel Antaeus - herbal chypre (*****)
    Carolina Herrera Chic Men - apple suede (***)
    Carolina Herrera 212 Man - synthetic green (**)
    Carolina Herrera Acqua - sweet mess (*)
    Carolina Herrera Men - herbal tobacco (***)
    Calvin Klein CKone - fruity musk (***)
    Calvin Klein CKbe - soft musk (***)
    Calvin Klein Man - uninspired dull (*)
    Calvin Klein Eternity - synthetic green (**)
    Cartier Declaration - sweaty citrus (*)
    Lancome Miracle Homme - decent fruity (***)
    Miller Et Bertaux No.1 - fruity cedar (****)
    Miller Et Bertaux Shanti Shanti - delicate rose (****)
    Miller Et Bertaux No.2 - incense herbal (***)
    Nasomatto Absinth - bitersweet green (***)
    Nasomatto China White - powdery floral (****)
    Diptyque L'Ombre Dans L'Eau - leafy rose (*****)
    Diptyque Oyedo - thyme citrus (***)
    Diptyque Tam Dao - woody incense (***)
    L'Artisan Ambre Extreme - linear amber (****)
    L'Artisan Voleur De Roses - patchouly rose (****)
    L'Artisan Mure Et Musc - citrus berry (*****)
    L'Artisan Passage D'Enfer - light incense (***)
    Etro Etra - rosemary vanilla (****)
    Etro Palais Jamais - smoke green (***)
    Miller Harris Terre De Bois - light chypre (*****)
    Czech & Speake No. 88 - geranium cologne (*****)
    Czech & Speake Neroli - neroli cologne (***)

    To be continued...

    Last edited by Rodolfo; 9th April 2009 at 06:34 PM.

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    here's my GUERLAIN contribution!

    Angelique Noire 1/5 (weird green)
    Bois d'Armenie 5/5 (Myrrhe Ardent)
    Cuir Beluga 5/5 (sophisticated gourmand)
    Rose Barbare 4/5 (Liaisons Dangereuses)
    Iris Ganache 5/5 (iris truffles)
    Cruel Gardenia 1/5 (indeed cruel)
    Shalimar EDP 5/5 (powdery vanilla)
    Attrape Couer 5/5 (krispy kreme)
    SDV 5/5 (perfert linear)
    Plus Que Jamais 5/5 (peachy truffle)
    Cologne 68 4/5 (warm cologne)
    Habit Rouge EDT 5/5 (vanishing dust)
    Habit Rouge EDP 5/5 (lasting dust)
    Habit Rouge L'extrait 5/5 (lemony vanilla)
    Mahora 1/5 (fecal tuberose)
    Magic Elixir 3/5 (missing something)
    L'instant 4/5 (gorgeous feminine)
    Homme 5/5 (citrus rum)
    Vega 5/5 (animalic aldehydic)

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    All Contributors 5/5 (imaginative helpful)

    Thank you!

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    Default Re: Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    Now if ".../5" was not a useless appendix but meant to indicate longevity, I might reconsider ...!
    Last edited by narcus; 9th April 2009 at 07:50 AM.
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    Default Re: Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    Two lines I've tried all of...

    Czech & Speake No. 88 5/5 geranium incense
    Czech & Speake Dark Rose 4/5 arabesque rose
    Czech & Speake Rose 3/5 austere rose
    Czech & Speake Neroli 2/5 dull neroli
    Czech & Speake Mimosa 2/5 washroom mimosa
    Czech & Speake Oxford & Cambridge 4/5 medicinal lavender
    Czech & Speake Cuba 4/5 mint rum
    Czech & Speake Citrus Paradisi 1/5 antiseptic citrus
    Czech & Speake Frankincense & Myrrh 2/5 musty frankincense

    Eau D'Italie Paestum Rose 5/5 dry rose
    Eau D'Italie Eau D'Italie 2/5 herbal cologne
    Eau D'Italie Sienna L'Hiver 1/5 olive horror
    Eau D'Italie Bois D'Ombrie 2/5 sour cacophony
    Eau D'Italie Magnolia Romana 5/5 green floral
    Eau D'Italie Baume Au Doge 2/5 myrrh creamsicle

    And some Lutens...

    Serge Lutens La Myrrhe 2/5 aldehydic myrrh
    Serge Lutens Muscs Kublai Khan 4/5 classic musk
    Serge Lutens Tubereuse Criminelle 5/5 wintergreen tuberose
    Serge Lutens Iris Silver Mist 5/5 carrot iris
    Serge Lutens Rose De Nuit 5/5 leather chypre
    Serge Lutens Ambre Sultan 3/5 playdough amber
    Serge Lutens Cedre 3/5 mellow tuberose
    Serge Lutens Sa Majeste La Rose 5/5 real rose
    Serge Lutens Serge Noir 2/5 spicy cedar
    Serge Lutens Five O'Clock Au Gingembre 2/5 ginger snaps
    Serge Lutens Miel de Bois 1/5 candied sawdust

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    Default Re: Perfumes: MY Guide!!!

    Please continue! I'm not good at this but I love reading other people's short descriptions, and often write them down for reference later.

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    excellent.... this should be archived in future.

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    Oh, this is fun! I'll try to contribute a few later, too. These two by moltening just cracked me up, though I can't say I agree with his rating of TdH:

    Parfum d'Empire Ambre Russe (Rasputin's armpits) 4/5
    Hermes Terre d'Hermes (bandwagon vetiver) 2/5

  16. #16

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    Montale Boise Vanille (vanilla vomit)
    Montale Wild Aoud (struck match)
    Montale Red Aoud (delicious dessert)

    Jubilation 25 (golden amber)
    Jubilation XXV (arabian prince)

    Davidoff Hot Water (false advertising)
    DKNY Men (old paper)
    MPG Grain de Plaisir (celery beatdown)
    MPG Sanguine Muskissime (ethereal citrus)
    Scents of Time - Ankh (tomb incense)
    RL Romance Silver (grape musk)
    CK Free (isn't free)
    Armani Code (vanilla guiac)
    Armani Diamonds (chocolate guiac)
    Dunhill '34 (classy arrogance)
    Ungaro II (flowery bum)
    Azzaro Now Men (velvety cardamom)
    Varvatos Artisan (neroli picnic)
    ***For sale:

    Iris Pallida 50ml

    Ungaro I 75ml

    and more!

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