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    Just want 3 Nice frags for under 75$ a bottle. When I say "nice" - I mean good frags from before 1990 that are safe , great smelling and can wear anytime, anywhere.

    I picked before 1990 because anything newer might be too common. Also, my son was born in 1990 and I dont want some " hip" synthetic vibe modern era scents.


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    Tiffany for Men
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    Egoiste Chanel

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    Tuscany per Uomo, Aramis

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    Habit Rouge

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    + 1 for Aramis, Montana Parfum d'Homme
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    Chanel Antaeus 3.3ml $72.00
    Caron Le Troisième Homme (under $75.00 online, sometimes very affordable indeed)
    Givenchy Xeryus (the original, as Rouge is good but doesn't passes your filters.)

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    Going by what department stores stock, Aramis, Polo, Drakkar Noir, Obsession for Men, and Cool Water.

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    +1 Chanel Egoiste
    (1990)

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    Caron, Pour un homme
    Cartier, Declaration (a bit after 1990 but one of Ellena's first masterpiece)
    Guerlain, Habit Rouge
    Caron, 3è Homme
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    Azzaro PH
    Guerlain Vetiver
    AdP Colonia (50ml)
    New West
    Tuscany
    Amaris 900
    Paco Rabanne PH
    Polo
    Zino
    JHL
    Giorgio for Men

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    Many great suggestions here, so I will chime in to bolster recommendation for Azzaro pour Homme, Habit Rouge and Paco Rabanne. No serious wardrobe can really be without these.
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    Caron Pour un Homme - 1934. But timeless.

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    Guerlain Vetiver
    Aramis
    YSL pour homme

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    Habit Rouge
    Caron Pour un Homme
    Le Troisieme by Caron

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    Oh man, so many great ones to choose from:

    +1 Antaeus
    Azzaro Pour Homme (a whooping $15, often!)
    Aramis JHL

    This would give you a nice diverse trio: a unique floral beeswax (Antaeus), an outstanding fougere (Azzaro), and a versatile oriental (JHL). Maybe add a green with Eau Sauvage or Givenchy Vetiver (re-released recently, but originally from the '50s)...or Guerlain Vetiver of course.
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    There are many excellent fragrances already suggested.
    Here are a couple niche scents that are versatile and smell great. They are both slightly above what you want to spend, but are worth it IMO.

    Parfums de Nicolai's New York. The 30ml bottle is $45 and the 100ml is $95
    Lorenzo Villoresi's Uomo. The 50ml bottle is $80. Although it's from 1993 there is nothing modern or synthetic about it at all.
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    Dunhill for Men (1934)
    Dunhill Edition
    Quartz for Men - Molyneux
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    some great ideas fellas.

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    Esencia Loewe (1988)

    Guerlain Mitsouko (1919)

    Armani Eau Pour Homme (1984)

    Diptyque L'Ombre dans L'Eau (1983)

    And another +1 for Azzaro pour Homme

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