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    Default CREED 250th Anniversary fragrance

    ... is coming out soon.

    Nobody knows anything about it. No word on if it's a woman's perfume or a man's cologne or unisex. No word on price.

    Only concrete detail is that it will only be available in a 250ml flacon.

    This is NOT part of the Royal Exclusive line.



    Last edited by GECKO; 16th December 2010 at 06:36 PM.

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    Default Re: CREED 250th Anniversary fragrance

    An official press release says the name will be: Imperial Green Tweedy Bird Irish Mountain-us Royal Millesime.
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    yawn

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    They REALLY need to stop this 250ML flacon only release non-sense.

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    Windsor 3? <ducks>

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    250ml only? Meh.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Grottola View Post
    An official press release says the name will be: Imperial Green Tweedy Bird Irish Mountain-us Royal Millesime.
    This is Hilarious!!! The 250ml is not a good idea in my opinion!!!
    Thanks for the laugh Grottola!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by gecko88 View Post
    ... is coming out very soon. either this week or next.

    Nobody knows anything about it. Folks at Creed Boutique are clueless. No word on if it's a woman's perfume or a man's cologne or unisex. No word on price.

    Only concrete detail is that it will only be available in a 250ml flacon.

    This is NOT part of the Royal Exclusive line.


    let the usual CREED speculation/hype/haterade/accolades/controversy ensue!!!

    Where is this info coming from?

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    250 years of what, exactly?

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    250 years of selling 250ml bottles at 250% mark up.

    Quote Originally Posted by mrclmind View Post
    250 years of what exactly?

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    Default Re: CREED 250th Anniversary fragrance

    I too would like to know where this information is coming from.

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    OK seriously people... the CREED bashing is SO OLD and TIRED.

    I will never understand why people who don't like CREED insist on clicking threads about CREED and commenting anyway. ENOUGH!!!!

    Rioni, why don't you start another thread dedicated to bashing CREED. it would be nice to keep this thread on point and sans hate for once.

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    Quote Originally Posted by philmcphe View Post
    I too would like to know where this information is coming from.
    it is mentioned in their "blog" on their website:

    "Erwin CREED will visit the U.S. again this year from Paris, meeting clients and signing bottles at select Neiman Marcus stores across America and at Saks Fifth Avenue Dadeland in Florida.

    Mr. CREED will have more information at that time about a new, unique, commemorative CREED offering, a capstone for the spectacular anniversary year."

    The Creed Boutique confirmed this recently.

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    With the Royal Exclusives, the 2nd Batch of Windsor, and Aventus all being less than enthralling.....I can't say I'm exited about this release. Especially if the price is stupid high. The house has been falling off.
    Currently wearing: Royal Mayfair by Creed

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    http://blog.creedboutique.com/breaki...r-celebration/

    excerpt from that article

    Erwin CREED, 29, seventh generation of the house and its designated future head, will visit the U.S. again this year from Paris, meeting clients and signing bottles at select Neiman Marcus stores across America and at Saks Fifth Avenue Dadeland in Florida.

    Mr. CREED will have more information at that time about a new, unique, commemorative CREED offering, a capstone for the spectacular anniversary year
    “Perfume is like cocktails without the hangover, like chocolate without the calories, like an affair without tears, like a vacation from which you never have to come back.”

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    ^^^ that's weird... because with Aventus, Windsor, and Spice & Wood... my anticipation and excitement for this (and the house in general) is sky high.

    but hey... why wait until it's released? let's all just write this fragrance off as terrible and overpriced right now!

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    Quote Originally Posted by gecko88 View Post
    OK seriously people... the CREED bashing is SO OLD and TIRED.

    I will never understand why people who don't like CREED insist on clicking threads about CREED and commenting anyway. ENOUGH!!!!

    Rioni, why don't you start another thread dedicated to bashing CREED. it would be nice to keep this thread on point and sans hate for once.
    I will gladly cease mocking Creed, just as soon as they quit giving new and inviting reasons to do it. 250 years of tailoring, 30 of perfume. That last batch of "Royal Warrants" were even better than the last; one that calls them tailors (surprise) and two that are entirely illegible. Bravo!

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    I dunno, unless they are claiming that they made scents for 250 years, why bag on them? Abercrombie and Fitch celebrate their long existence as well but I don't see people bagging on the new scents lol.

    Who cares if it was 10 or 100 years if it smells good?

    I like Mustangs AND Ferrari's both btw! bag on that!! darn haters
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    Quote Originally Posted by gecko88 View Post
    OK seriously people... the CREED bashing is SO OLD and TIRED.

    I will never understand why people who don't like CREED insist on clicking threads about CREED and commenting anyway. ENOUGH!!!!

    My little post was just a little joke. I don't get why everyone is so testy about this stuff... lighten
    Rioni, why don't you start another thread dedicated to bashing CREED. it would be nice to keep this thread on point and sans hate for once.
    If you are talking about my "250 years of what?" post... it was a little joke, not meant to bash or hate. Sorry if you took offense.

    Many of us like several of their scents but find their inflated "history" to be kind of funny. Poking a little fun at that isn't necessarily bashing or hating. I poke fun at loved ones all the time for silly things they say, and vise verse. Also, as long as no one is breaking any rules, can't they post what they want? You could just as easily ignore the posts you don't like as well.
    Last edited by mrclmind; 13th December 2010 at 09:02 PM.

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    I also heard that the reported $1k 250th anniv. release was actually like a super duty Pochet crystal presentation of Love In White, from Luis several months ago.
    Currently wearing: Royal Mayfair by Creed

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    Most of the posts I find on the internet with Commemorative in them for creed all show up as Windsor being the surprise 250th scent as in the one here:

    For Creed’s 250th anniversary, which coincides with the planned opening of the New York store, the perfumer is releasing a commemorative fragrance from its archives. The 1936 creation, Windsor, will be available in limited edition leather wrapped, 1.7 oz. bottles for $405, and 8.4 oz. flacons numbered and signed by perfumer Olivier Creed, for $605. Windsor was originally created for the King Edward VIII (the Duke of Windsor), with ingredients from the British Empire. The worldly notes of Windsor consist of British gin, Jamaican lime, and Scottish highland pine top notes; a middle note of Duke of Windsor roses; and bottom notes of Bahamian orange, Canadian cedar, and Australian eucalyptus. Sounds like such a delectable scent, yet I would be still be hesitant to even open such a collectible item.

    If there is more to come I have no idea I don't see much else about that.
    “Perfume is like cocktails without the hangover, like chocolate without the calories, like an affair without tears, like a vacation from which you never have to come back.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by DULLAH View Post
    I also heard that the reported $1k 250th anniv. release was actually like a super duty Pochet crystal presentation of Love In White, from Luis several months ago.
    i will be seriously disappointed if that is the case. can't imagine them doing that though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Quiptos View Post
    Most of the posts I find on the internet with Commemorative in them for creed all show up as Windsor being the surprise 250th scent as in the one here:

    For Creed’s 250th anniversary, which coincides with the planned opening of the New York store, the perfumer is releasing a commemorative fragrance from its archives. The 1936 creation, Windsor, will be available in limited edition leather wrapped, 1.7 oz. bottles for $405, and 8.4 oz. flacons numbered and signed by perfumer Olivier Creed, for $605. Windsor was originally created for the King Edward VIII (the Duke of Windsor), with ingredients from the British Empire. The worldly notes of Windsor consist of British gin, Jamaican lime, and Scottish highland pine top notes; a middle note of Duke of Windsor roses; and bottom notes of Bahamian orange, Canadian cedar, and Australian eucalyptus. Sounds like such a delectable scent, yet I would be still be hesitant to even open such a collectible item.

    If there is more to come I have no idea I don't see much else about that.
    dude... it's not Windsor... there is another fragrance coming out here in a little while. you won't find anything on the internet about it except for that blog excerpt by CREED.

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    I have no doubt there will be another fragrance coming out here in a little while from Creed seeing as in 30 years they are probably 50 scents in already!

    I am only posting what I have seen just like the rest.
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    I am no Creed historian btw and I really have no idea how long they have been making clothes/perfume but with statements like the following I would think they had been making scents for much longer than 30 years. If they have NOT then I can see people poking fun I guess. You have to admit that sure sounds like they are saying that they made perfumes for these people in the 1800's at least.

    A glamorous royal warrant in CREED’s 250-year archive came from Empress Elisabeth (“Sisi”) and her husband, Emperor Franz-Josef, a power couple who united Austria and Hungary into an empire they ruled jointly in the 1800′s. Throughout her long and eventful reign, Empress Sisi riveted the public with her dramatic, incomparable beauty and style.

    Fine fragrance was, of course, part of her unique presence. For her, CREED made the floral masterpiece Fantasia de Fleurs, still available today.

    For her husband, the emperor, CREED made Santal Imperial, a masculine statement in finest sandalwood still offered to CREED’s discerning clients.
    “Perfume is like cocktails without the hangover, like chocolate without the calories, like an affair without tears, like a vacation from which you never have to come back.”

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    I actually like the new releases from Creed including Aventus, Windsor, and Spice and Woods. My only disappointment is the high price and only selling some of them in 8.4 oz flacons. My other disappointment is discontinuing most of the Private Collection.
    I understand some of the Creed bashing, but it gets old. I like a lot of Creed fragrances, but I also like many other fragrances that are very different from what Creed makes.
    Oriscent, AgarAura Pure Ouds, Creed, LIDGE, Patou Pour Homme, tons of niche and rare stuff for sale!
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/253...er-100-items!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Quiptos View Post
    I am no Creed historian btw and I really have no idea how long they have been making clothes/perfume but with statements like the following I would think they had been making scents for much longer than 30 years. If they have NOT then I can see people poking fun I guess. You have to admit that sure sounds like they are saying that they made perfumes for these people in the 1800's at least.

    A glamorous royal warrant in CREED’s 250-year archive came from Empress Elisabeth (“Sisi”) and her husband, Emperor Franz-Josef, a power couple who united Austria and Hungary into an empire they ruled jointly in the 1800′s. Throughout her long and eventful reign, Empress Sisi riveted the public with her dramatic, incomparable beauty and style.

    Fine fragrance was, of course, part of her unique presence. For her, CREED made the floral masterpiece Fantasia de Fleurs, still available today.

    For her husband, the emperor, CREED made Santal Imperial, a masculine statement in finest sandalwood still offered to CREED’s discerning clients.
    Yes, there is a lot of controversy with all that. You can do a search on this topic and find a lot of opinions on both sides of the argument; That's as far as I want to go into the conversation because people get very upset if you question the validity of Creed's claims and it can get very, very nasty; something I have no desire to be in the middle of.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AZsmells View Post
    I actually like the new releases from Creed including Aventus, Windsor, and Spice and Woods. My only disappointment is the high price and only selling some of them in 8.4 oz flacons. My other disappointment is discontinuing most of the Private Collection.
    I understand some of the Creed bashing, but it gets old. I like a lot of Creed fragrances, but I also like many other fragrances that are very different from what Creed makes.
    Well said!
    Is the juice worth the squeeze?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrclmind View Post
    Yes, there is a lot of controversy with all that. You can do a search on this topic and find a lot of opinions on both sides of the argument; That's as far as I want to go into the conversation because people get very upset if you question the validity of Creed's claims and it can get very, very nasty; something I have no desire to be in the middle of.
    i don't care if you or anyone doesn't believe in CREED, or think they are responsible for WWII. but do the same trite comments/jokes have to be made in every freakin thread about CREED?!?

    in fact, I believe there is a whole thread dedicated to what a fraud CREED is as a company. why don't Zizadanes and Rioni and everyone go in there and have a Creed-sux-a-thon?

    i also find it a bit disingenuous for you to come in here, make a snarky comment about their history, then act shocked that Creed threads end up to be "very nasty". hmmmm.... why do you think that might be?!?

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    It will be for women. You heard it here first.

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