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    Patou pour Homme Prive; and it is not even close, IMO.
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    C&S Oxford and Cambridge.

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    Creed Royal Scottish Lavender, Patou Pour Homme Privé.

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    "I am a robot and I like cheese"

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    4. Febreze Pour Homme
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  5. #125

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    For me there is only one

    Caron Pour Homme

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    Caldey Island Lavender. Made in a monastery on a Welsh island by Cistercian monks, and described by Luca Turin as "simply the best lavender soliflore on Earth". That has indie cred written all over it.

    And it costs £12 a bottle.
    Last edited by EasyToAssemble; 13th October 2016 at 12:11 AM.

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    Straight up lavender?

    By Kilian A Taste of Heaven tied w/Rania J. Lavande 44

    Where lavender is a key component?

    Parfums MDCI Invasion Barbare. No question in my mind (it's my all-time favorite fragrance).

    Lately I've really been enjoying Masculin Pluriel as well. It has an excellent lavender accord.
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    Serges Lutens - Gris Clair

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    Default Re: Name best lavender cologne you know!

    Quote Originally Posted by rbaker View Post
    Creed Royal Scottish Lavender, Patou Pour Homme Privé.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Igorbg View Post
    For me there is only one

    Caron Pour Homme
    Mt thoughts exactly

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    Don't really like lavender, but I do dig it in MDCI Invasion Barbare and found it to be a very good classy fragrance.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mesaboogie View Post
    Yes, this!

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    Caron Pour un Homme (rough opening though)
    Bois du Portugal

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    Dior Homme has a bit of lavender in it. It is not lavender dominant but an amazing scent nonetheless.
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    Quote Originally Posted by drsillage View Post
    Dior Homme has a bit of lavender in it. It is not lavender dominant but an amazing scent nonetheless.
    Creed's Aventus is a ... fragrance. it doesn't have lavender, but it's an amazing scent nonetheless.

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    Prominent lavender -


    Gris Clair
    Encens et Lavande
    Caron pour Un Homme
    Oxford & Cambridge
    Fourreau Noir


    Understated lavender -


    L'Occitan
    Jicky
    Eau Noire
    Third Man



    I might be missing out on a couple.
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    1725 by Histoires De Parfums
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    1725 Casanova
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    The only Lavender I 'LOVE' is Creed's Bois du Portugal. IMO, it's a masterpiece of perfumery and one of my absolute favorite fragrances. Class+Tough-Guy in a bottle = Bois du Portugal. It's not for the weak minded.

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    Don't understand why Creed Aberdeen Lavender is so loathed on this forum but that is one of my all time favorite Lavender fragrances.
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    Yohji Homme
    Pour un Homme
    Antiheros
    Jicky
    Moment Supreme
    Kiki
    Caldey Island Lavender (original)
    Nicolai pour Homme
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    Default Re: Name best lavender cologne you know!

    Vintage Pino Silvestre would be my choice, though I'm not a fan of strong lavender notes.

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    Rive Gauche
    Currently wearing: Sunshine Man by Amouage

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    Amouage Sunshine Man is one of the few lavendar heavy scents that I love

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    Default Re: Name best lavender cologne you know!

    Quote Originally Posted by jdp191 View Post
    Caron Pour un Homme (rough opening though)
    I thought the opening was the best part in terms of a blast of lavender!

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    Quote Originally Posted by jdp191 View Post
    Caron Pour un Homme (rough opening though)
    Bois du Portugal
    Took a whil for BdP to get a mention, but i love the lavender note in this.

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    Default Re: Name best lavender cologne you know!

    BdP is beautiful - an autumn staple of mine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by L'Homme Blanc Individuel View Post
    1725 by Histoires De Parfums
    Awesome fragrance. I prefer this one to Invasion Barbare, by a wide margin. I'd say 1725 is likely my fav at the moment.



    Several others I really enjoy as well... like Bois de Portugal, L'Occitane, etc.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chopwet View Post
    I thought the opening was the best part in terms of a blast of lavender!
    A little harsh for my taste, but it very quickly settles down to a beautiful lavender.


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    Default Re: Name best lavender cologne you know!

    For a straightforward, brisk, semi-dandy lavender - Oxford & Cambridge

    For a complex, beautiful, pre-IFRA gutting, semi-dirty lavender - Ungaro II (fear not the civet here, it's super wearable)

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    Many of the names mentioned contain lavender among dozens of other notes, it would never cross my mind to define them "lavender colognes"... personally I'd just name Oxford & Cambridge (the perfect quintessential lavender for me) or Wild Lavender by Villoresi. Or "Esperienze olfattive" line but that's hard to find and quite expensive.
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