MPG Parfum D'Habit
Thread: THE Definitive Autumn Scent
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Michael by Michael Kors
MPG Parfum D'Habit
I think of leaves turning in the fall, so I think some Lancome Miracle is nice in Autumn to conjure up images
of the fall foliage and the maple trees.
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CB I Hate Perfume Burning Leaves. Kinda literal, I know...
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Yatagan by Caron
L'Eau Trois - Diptyque
Feu de Bois - Diptyque...
Tuscany per Uomo
Snarky is as snarky does.
Well, I live in Texas so we don't really get an Autumn, per se. That time of year, though, I like rich vanilla or amber frags. Top pick would be l'Artisan's Havana Vanille. Love wearing it when there's a bit of warmth outside because it really seems to blossom. Wonderful frag, IMO.
For autumn i prefer to wear citrus and warm fragrances. maybe D&G PH
Or Carolina herrera CH . It's not Citrus. IT's floral in middle and leather in base.
For me, I think it would be a tie between Biehl al02 ( oriental stewed fruit ) and Serge Lutens Fille En Aiguilles ( sweet and spicy pine ).
Givenchy Xeryus Rouge
Givenchy Very Irresistible for men
Narciso Rodriguez for him
Gucci PH II
Gucci Envy for men
Azzaro Siver Black/Onyx
Prada Amber PH
Last edited by Zgb; 22nd June 2010 at 07:03 PM.
Autumn is my favourite season !
I will say Gucci pour Homme (2003).
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This is a question I myself was wondering....I look forward to the other answers....
To throw in my two cents, a frag I could see working in fall would be John Varvartos Vintage with it's pumpkin pie spice/cider notes
Last edited by Force of One; 22nd June 2010 at 08:11 PM.
I don't currently have any scent especially for Autumn, but on my 'try/buy" list are:
Paul Smith London
At the moment I would just wear the same as I did in Spring:
L'Occitane 4 Voleurs
Manes by Remy LaTour
Burberry London. Hands down for me, I wore it on my honeymoon in 2006. Fall in Italy.
Last edited by ToughCool; 23rd June 2010 at 02:50 AM.
"As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round."
There are a few in my opinion - two of which have already been mentioned:
Caron L'Anarchiste - I've often said this is "the smell of autumn, bottled." Apple, clove, cinnamon and woods. Excellent!
Xeryus Rouge - a smattering of fruit along with dry woods that evoke a grey, overcast autumn day.
MPG Bois de Turquie - soft woods and incense with a good helping of autumnal spices (cinnamon and bay leaf, namely). Autumn near a Turkish temple.
Iris Pallida 50ml
Ungaro I 75ml
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I agree with Michael Kors for Men. There are a lot of good Autumn scents named above, but when I think about the DEFINITIVE Autumn scent, absolutely nothing can touch the dry, warmth of Michael.
I particularly enjoy Viktor & Rolf Antidote around that time of year.
The aforementioned Michael also gets another thumbs up.
Last edited by JON RODGERS; 23rd June 2010 at 08:39 AM.
I agree with the votes for L'Anarchiste.
Ungaro III- its notes even remind me of dried leaves, overly ripe, even slightly decaying and musty fruit, sweet grapes, burnt wood, incense and oily-powdery smelling florals
Azzaro pour Homme- burly powerhouse classic, both strong and yet subtle enough for any season, but particularly suitable if combined with rather formal, semi-formal or office-/boardroom-/country club- autumn or winter wear, sheer distinction with and edgy vibe
Zino Davidoff- another rich and dark, boozy, slightly eccentric powerhouse, immediately suggesting, at least to me, golden-brown, ambery shades of a fine cognac and/or premium quality tobacco, slowly and voluptuously enjoyed in front of the chimney during and overlong, rainy and rather grim autumn day
Last edited by Ken_Russell; 23rd June 2010 at 12:28 PM.
Leonard pour Homme
Montana Parfum d'Homme
Bijan for Men
Ted Lapidus pour Homme (1978)
Last edited by pluran; 23rd June 2010 at 03:32 PM.
I'll go for L'Anarchiste or Epicea
Just about any heavy oriental is great in fall:
Sequoia , Opium ph edp, Sables, just about any Lutens. I will also second Burning Leaves.
Lalique - Encre Noir
wet rainy day with lots of leaves
Caron - Yatagan
don't really know why, but this one always struck me as an autumn fragrance
VC & A - Pour homme
Guerlain - Mitsouko (edp current formulation)
the best fragrance ever imho. excellent all year round but espcially in fall
Knize Ten !
Paco Rabanne Tenere
Paco Rabanne Tenere
Issey Miyake L'Eau Bleu
come to my mind at the moment
Burberry London, Habit Rouge, & M7 are my autumn pics.
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