I am looking for a 'blue' fragrance and I was wondering if you could recommend one with great longevity. Thanks! Ben
Bleu de Chanel lasts a good eight hours on me. Gets better with repeated wearings. Give it a try - you can swipe a quick spray or two at any decent department store.
Hugh Parsons (Blue) - plus it smells a helluva lot better than most "blue" fragrances.
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I know it's cliche and is the originator of "blue" scents, but Davidoff's Cool Water has great longevity on me & still smells spectacular IMHO.
Bleu de Chanel +1
Chrome +1. This stuff lasts all day, smells good, and is crazy cheap on the Internet.
Bulgari Blu. Fantastic powdery fresh ginger
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I am one that likes Polo Blue and will receive compliments when wearing.....Chanel Bleu does not work for me and I wish it did.....Gary
Jacomo Deep Blue
+1 on Bleu de Chanel. It has excellent longevity, and also smells better than just about any other "blue" scent on the market.
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+1 Bleu de Chanel.
Also, check out Washington Square by Bond if you get a chance. Kind of a blue/purple smell - good longevity and moderate sillage. A wonderful scent!
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Solo Lowe Intense lasts around 6 hours on my skin.
Try Nautica Voyage, smells like the beach and I get much better longevity out of it than Chrome, Bleu or Polo Blue that have been previously mentioned (although I do enjoy these 3 as well considering I own 2/3 of them)
Desire Blue lasts 8-10 hours on my skin.
Current Top Favorites:
1) Portrait of a Lady original formula (EdP Frédéric Malle)
2) Giorgio for Men vintage/V.I.P. for Men (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
4) Anat Fritz Original Formula and Classical (Anat Fritz) - tie
4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie
6) Les Nombres d'Or Vetyver (Mona di Orio)
7) Captain vintage (Molyneux)
8) Tzora (Anat Fritz)
9) Javanese Patchouli (Zegna) - tie
9) Monsieur de Givenchy vintage (Givenchy) - tie
9) Coeur de Vetiver Sacré (L'Artisan) - tie
9) Polo vintage (Ralph Lauren) - tie
9) Patou pour Homme Privé (Jean Patou) - tie
9) Oud Shamash (The Different Company) - tie
L'eau D'issey, lasts too long. (does this count as blue?)
Davidoff Cool Water (yeah, BOO HOO)
Versace Pour Homme
Acqua Di Gio
TOP 3 hot weather:
1. Gucci Pour Homme II
2. Creed Millesime Imperial
3. Lalique Encre Noire
TOP 3 cold weather:
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2. Dior Homme
3. Eau Des Baux
Versace PH, Bvlgari Acqua, Chanel Allure Homme Sport.
Davidoff Cool Water
Polo blue and Issey Miyake are your best bet for longevity .
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Yes, I meant an aquatic fragrance with good longevity...sorry for not being more clear.