Opium Pour Homme by YSL
Thread: SOTD: Wednesday August 11, 2010
Opium Pour Homme by YSL
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... Amouage OPUS 1 ...
Alain Delon to the gym early am, then Embruns D'Essaouira by Montale. I got the latter in a trade with a Basenoter but I can't remember who it was I love the scent.
Nicolai Pour Homme
gonna go with puma this morning then I'm not sure what i'll do for my sote!
Giorgio Red For Men
Montale - Aoud Cuir d'Arabie
Hermès Eau d'Hermès (2001) Edmond Roudnitska Aromatic Fougère
•Top Notes: Bergamot, Petitgrain, Lemon Tree, Lavender •Middle Notes: Sage, Coriander, Cardamom, Cloves, Cinnamon, Jasmine, Geranium •Base Notes: Vanilla, Tonka Bean, Labdanum, Cedar, Moss, Birch, Caraway
An incredibly smooth, slightly leathery eau chaude-style of EdT. The top notes are classic eau-de-cologne formulation, citrus with a dash of lavender for an herbal-floral effect. The middle notes combine spicy notes (among which cinnamon predominates) with green-herbal sage and florals. The base is a conflation of chypre (labdanum and moss) and fougère (tonka bean), but the lavender in the top tilts this to an overall spicy fougère eau chaude family. Good longevity and sillage. Warm, full, yet not quite rich, it is elegantly confident; nevertheless it is quite genteel in its restraint. Very much a "class act."
Yr good bud,
"Why spend life seeking that which does not satisfy? Why remain a slave, when freedom waits? Let your life shine; illumine the world with your truth!"
Fiat justitia ruat cælum.
Let justice be done, even if the sky should fall.
— Lucius Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus
Qui nihil potest sperare, desperet nihil.
Let him who can hope for nothing despair of nothing.
Male irato ferrum committitur.
It is an evil thing to arm an angry man.
BOIS DES ÎLES
Les Exclusifs de Chanel
Alamo by Gilles Cantuel
Cerruti 1881 Amber
ointments and perfume delight the heart....
live jazz- yves saint laurant
Private Collection Tuberose Gardenia by Estee Lauder.
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Patricia de Nicolaï s
NICOLAÏ POUR HOMME
Fantastic scent of Lavender / Galbanum
Have I told you about the scent of jasmine? Have I spoken about the smell of the sea? The earth is scented. And I perfume myself to enhance what I am. That's why I can not wear a perfume that bothers me. Perfuming is an instinctive wisdom. And like all art, it requires some knowledge of yourself..."
Clarice Lispector ( 1920-1977) - Perfumes da Terra / Earth Perfumes
Sample - Avignon
by Comme des Garçons
Amouage Reflection Man.
HABIT ROUGE SPORT
Second go of my fav retesting:
Caraceni - 1913.
Very, very sharp.
A prominent rose, backed up with clove. Slowly there's a vanilla/lavender/vertiver vibe kicking in, not unlike a better, toned down Pour un Homme, as I said, in the background.
Very good stuff and extremely formal.
But I dont think it will make the cut.
Rive Gauche Intense pour Homme
I love cologne.
Serge Lutens Fille En Aiguilles
Life's a bitch. If it were a slut it'd be easy.
Rocky Mountain Wood
My SOTD is Jo Malone Sweet Lime and Cedar.
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SotD: Guerlain Vetiver
SotE: Ungaro III
Last edited by Ken_Russell; 11th August 2010 at 02:45 PM.
Concentre D'Orange Verte - Hermes
"Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each!" - Henry David Thoreau
ACQUA DI SELVA
Current Top 5
1. Creed Aventus
2. A*Men Pure Malt
3. L'instant Extreme
4. Nasomatto Duro
5. CDG - Kyoto
Laurel - Monocle/CdG
Captain - Molyneux
Amouage Reflection Man
Versace Man Eau Fraîche
Bond No. 9 Brooklyn. Nice, sweet and woody. And pleasantly stronger than I remembered. All in all, a very good SOTD choice.
Havana, for yet another hot, steamy day.
Guerlain Vetiver Extreme for me on a very hot and humid day. And all my white shirts of linen are dirty. I'll be covered in a sweat marked grey shirt all day. Ugh.
That girl, that bottle, that mattress and me.
Eau des Baux by L'Occitane
Vintage perfume sale!!!
Cinnabar.... Estee Lauder
Don't panic. Just stay calm, and reload....
"There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments and which can not fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance-that principle is contempt prior to investigation." HERBERT SPENCER
L'Artisan Al Oudh.
I don't know much about medicine, but I know what I like. -- S.J. Perelman
Royal Aoud Montale
Looking for Creed Spice & Wood / swap fragances , Creed Vingate Tabarome and more... http://www.basenotes.net/threads/374...me-Cuir-Beluga
Creed Selection Verte
Jean Martel's Jules (Dior)
AZZARO Pour Homme
MUST de Cartier
L'Anarchiste by Caron
Orange Blossom, Mandarin
Cedar Leaves, Sandal, Vetiver, Cedarwood
+"Do you spray below the waist?"
+"Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing,
you will be successful." - Albert Schweitzer
+"All blame is a waste of time. No matter how much fault you find with another, and regardless of how much you blame him, it will not change you." - Dr. W. Dyer