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  • Bel Ami

    39 29.77%
  • Equipage

    18 13.74%
  • Rocabar

    8 6.11%
  • Terre d Hermes

    66 50.38%
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  1. #1

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    Which of the 4 male fragrances from Hermes do you like best?
    My 2 favourites are Bel Ami and Equipage. Very difficult to pick out one..

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    I like Bel Ami, Equipage and Terre d'Hermes, but if you forced my hand, I would choose Equipage.
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    Bel Ami, Equipage being a veeeery close second.

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    I'm getting into the older Herms scents, but my first one still rules for me: TdH.
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    Rocabar!

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    TDH and Equipage. These two are great but if you had to force my hand as well, Geez, well, I'd force my hand onto both if I could lol.
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    I have to qualify my answer (TdH) with the fact that I only have Equipage and TdH and have not sniffed the others. Equipage I'm having problems warming up to (but I like it) possibly due to the slight Bay Rum notes that it produces on my skin (which I don't really care for) ... Terre d'Hermes on the other hand is wonderful, wonderful, wonderful... and is so like a bitter citrus (in a good way) version of Chanel Sycomore due no doubt to the vetiver, and Sycomore is one of my all time favorites, close to a HG for me.)
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    Default Re: Your Hermes male fragrance favourite

    Terre d'Hermes
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    + 1 for Terre d'Hermes, I also like Eau d'Orange Verte and Eau de Pamplemousse Rose.

  10. #10

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    I'd pick orange verte actually. It's the gio of the initiated.

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    I`m very surprised to see Terre d Hermes is in the top..

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    I see we're leaving out unisex scents.
    My Hermes ranking as a house:

    1. Concentre D'Orange Verte
    2. Eau D'Orange Verte
    3. Rocabar
    4. Terre D'Hermes
    5. Bel Ami


    And of the ones you listed, Rocabar.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oslo-Fjord View Post
    I`m very surprised to see Terre d Hermes is in the top..
    Why would you be surprised? It is the Hermes masculine most posted about here. And one of the most reviewed fragrances on basenotes, period.

    I would be surprised otherwise.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DULLAH View Post
    I see we're leaving out unisex scents.
    My Hermes ranking as a house:

    1. Concentre D'Orange Verte
    2. Eau D'Orange Verte
    3. Rocabar
    4. Terre D'Hermes
    5. Bel Ami


    And of the ones you listed, Rocabar.
    Yep, this time only the plain masculine ones!

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    Quote Originally Posted by scentsitivity View Post
    Why would you be surprised? It is the Hermes masculine most posted about here. And one of the most reviewed fragrances on basenotes, period.

    I would be surprised otherwise.
    It`s probably because of my personal taste.. I think the others are sooo much better!

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    Equipage

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    Rocabar is my all-time fave Hermes

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    I would choose Eau d'Herms and Eau d'Orange Verte, but I guess they are unisex, huh (per the Herms website)? Both seem masculine to me.

    Picked Bel Ami here.
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    I've tried all the male Hermes scents, vintage and current. However, as I have not spent a great deal of time with a few I do not consider myself to be qualified to answer in the poll.

    I own TdH and EdOV and enjoyed Rocabar and Bel Ami. I wore Equipage on my wrist today, courtesy of Nordstroms, and I like it much better than I had in the past but still consider it a bit dated for my tastes. Bel Ami is bright and spicy but I need to give it a full wearing to convince myself I can wear it comfortably. As for Rocabar, well, I don't remember much of Rocabar other than I liked it. Solid, solid house.
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    Can't vote. I'd pick Bel Ami for the wonderful experience one day out of thirty, and Equipage for the other twenty-nine. Can't pick better than that. I worship both equally.
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    Un jardin aprs la mousson ! XD

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    From your four choices, I have Bel Ami, Equipage and TdH. Of these three, my favorite would be Equipage

    From the house of Hermes, my favorites would be: Vetiver Tonka and Ambre Narguile and Un Jardin En Mediterranee. The first 2 are still on my wishlist. Wallet doesn't allow me make them a member of my family yet. hahahaha
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    Out of those, TdH. Out of all of them, TdH. Though I did enjoy VdH and Eau d'Orange Verte quite a bit. I like the Jardin's somewhat, but are not bottle worthy to me as these 3 are. I just wish I could find TdH somewhere reduced, but it never goes on sale, at least nothing in my budget. I may have to spring for it soon.

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    I love all of them, but i have voted TERRE D'HERMS and do not know why...
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    I'm indifferent on Bel Ami, Equipage and Rocabar and loathe TdH.
    This rotten Orange flower is just too much for me.
    However, Unisex and female wise speaking the house is great.

  26. #26

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    I have to go with Terre D'Hermes.....This is Fantastic!!!
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    Equipage for me.
    Honorable mention to Eau d'Orange Verte and Eau de Gentiane.
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    Default Re: Your Hermes male fragrance favourite

    Terre D'Hermes

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    OF those listed I would pick Equipage - my original favorite from Hermes and still a good one.

    But, if chosing favorites from the Hermes line in general I would list:

    Eau de Gentiane Blanche
    Ambre Narguille
    Eau de Hermes
    Un Jardin Sur la Nil
    Eau d' Orange Verte

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    Quote Originally Posted by Buzzlepuff View Post
    OF those listed I would pick Equipage - my original favorite from Hermes and still a good one.

    But, if chosing favorites from the Hermes line in general I would list:

    Eau de Gentiane Blanche
    Ambre Narguille
    Eau de Hermes
    Un Jardin Sur la Nil
    Eau d' Orange Verte
    one big fat second.
    nearly.

    my list:

    Sur le nil
    Caleche (Parfum Soir Version)
    Eau de Pamplemousse Rose
    Eau d'Orange Verte
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    Equipage from that list...
    Then
    Vetiver Tonka
    Paprika Brasil
    Poivre Samarcande
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    Both Equipage and Bel Ami are in my Top Ten list of all time favorite scents.

    Equipage was a signature scent for me for three or four years straight, starting in 2001.

    Used to love Rocabar, but don't like it too much anymore.

    I hate Terre d'Hermes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shamu1 View Post
    Both Equipage and Bel Ami are in my Top Ten list of all time favorite scents.

    Equipage was a signature scent for me for three or four years straight, starting in 2001.

    Used to love Rocabar, but don't like it too much anymore.

    I hate Terre d'Hermes.
    Totaly agreed!

  34. #34

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    Terre d'Hermes is the most modern scent, but to me, Bel Ami is a more interesting scent.

  35. #35

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    Has it ever been a Bel-Ami shower-gel and deo-stick?

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    Default Re: Your Hermes male fragrance favourite

    Equipage

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    Bel Ami.

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    vintage Bel Ami, hands down.


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    Poivre Samarcande, Equipage, Eau d'Orange Verte and obviously Bel Ami

  40. #40

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    I don't like any Hermes male fragrance. But Rocabar is the one i can tolerate, it's even OK for a right wearer. Voted Rocabar.
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    Default Re: Your Hermes male fragrance favourite

    Bel Ami then TdH

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    Terre (****)
    quipage (***)
    Bel Ami and Rocabar (*)

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    TDH smells far better to me of all...

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    Quote Originally Posted by dannyboy View Post
    Bel Ami, Equipage being a veeeery close second.
    +1 from me

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    Bel Ami
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    Terre d'Hermes EDP

    The others are classics, but totally outdated for my tastes.

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    I voted TdH, but they are all exceptional.
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    1) Portrait of a Lady (EdP Frdric Malle)
    2) Giorgio for Men vintage (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
    3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
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    4) Lalfeorosa (O'dri) - tie

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    8) Tzora (Anat Fritz)

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    I like them all, but if forced to choose one it would have to be vintage Equipage.
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    Bel Ami and Rocabar hands down!! Both rock my world like few fragrances can. TdH is pretty good, but feels like it's missing that something extra.
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  50. #50

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    From those listed, TdH.
    Overall, Voyage

  51. #51

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    Voyage d`Herms should have been on the list, but it wasn`t in my mind back in 2010 ;-)
    -Now it`s one of my favourits. The pure parfume version is almost "up there" with Terre d`Herms.

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