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    Default Recommendations *NOOB*

    Hi Guys

    Eventually got round to joining after what seems like ages lurking around

    Im off to New York in November and I'm hoping to pick a new scent so was hoping to pick your brains for some recommendations.

    Im not great at describing smells but after filling in the wardrobe section it appears I like quite sweet and rich smells. If I list some of my faves maybe you can help point me in the right direcion. Im not neccessarily after smell-a-likes but something along the lines of the following would be nice.

    Chanel - Allure Homme
    Lolita Lempicka - Au Masculine
    Carolina Herrera - 212 Sexy Man
    Jean Paul Gaultier - Le Male
    D & G - The One

    I also have owned and like the following

    Hugo Boss - Soul
    Hugo Boss - Dark Blue
    Mont Blanc - Individuel
    Joop - Homme
    Ralph Lauren - Romance

    I tried a Creeds Original Santal which I also quite like but as I also like Joop/Individuel I suppose this would come as no suprise.

    As a final I also tried Tom Fords Black Orchid which although a perfume I really liked, especially on the dry down. However, this perfume makes my girlfriend physically ill so I'm not allowed to wear it.

    Look forward to your responses.

    T

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    Default Re: Recommendations *NOOB*

    Nothing Niche but these are all kinda sweet fragrances to check out.

    Yves St. Laurent - La Nuit De L'Homme
    Givenchy - Play Intense
    Dior - Homme
    Rochas - Rochas Man
    Thierry Mugler - Angel Men
    Paco Rabanne - One Million
    Burberry - London
    Versace - The Dreamer
    Bvlgari - Bvlgari Black
    Boss - Boss Bottled

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    Default Re: Recommendations *NOOB*

    YSL La Nuit de L'homme

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    Default Re: Recommendations *NOOB*

    check out Baldessarini. It is slighty sweet and smells very very rich IMO.

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    I actually have Baldessarini in my collection but its not one of my faves so is often relegated.

    I'll have to check out YSL as I have heard good things.

    I was actually after something a little more niche I suppose as I off to New York i almost wanted a unique New York scent. What about Bond No.9 have they any similar type smells? I was also thinking about Amouage as well.

    T

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