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    Default "1697" Permanently Added to Frapin's Regular Line-Up

    According to MIN NY, Frapin's "1697" has been permanently added to Frapin's regular line-up and is now in stock on the MIN website (see below). Its new bottle reflects the rest of line and costs $150. for 100ml

    https://minnewyork.com/perfumery/frapin-1697.html
    Last edited by MikeNY; 15th September 2011 at 09:51 PM.

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    Default Re: "1697" Permanently Added to Frapin's Regular Line-Up

    Still overpriced IMO
    Smellin good

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    Default Re: "1697" Permanently Added to Frapin's Regular Line-Up

    Thanks for this update. Just purchased it.
    Last edited by hednic; 15th September 2011 at 08:36 PM.

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    I really like this fragrance and glad the price has dropped and it will be readily available.
    Oriscent, AgarAura Pure Ouds, Creed, LIDGE, Patou Pour Homme, tons of niche and rare stuff for sale!
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    Thank you, Mike.
    "No sweet perfume ever tortured me more than this." Desert Rose by Sting and Cheb Mami, Album 1999.

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    so the original buyers have been duped??? paying more for half the content!

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    Quote Originally Posted by fazilicious View Post
    so the original buyers have been duped??? paying more for half the content!

    Having been one of the original buyers, I am more than a bit irritated by this. Shadey practice indeed.
    Life's a bitch. If it were a slut it'd be easy.

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    Default Re: "1697" Permanently Added to Frapin's Regular Line-Up

    Supposedly the first batch was a higher concentration than an EdP.

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    Default Re: "1697" Permanently Added to Frapin's Regular Line-Up

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNY View Post
    Supposedly the first batch was a higher concentration than an EdP.
    Mike I read in graindemusc that the original 1697, which I have, has around 14% concentration. Denise went to say she smelt the original 10% concentration (I believe) and it was much airier and better than the one released. Personally I love the bottle I have, but I find the sillage to be extremely weak. It does last a long time though. Let's hope the new concentration let's it "breathe".

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    Default Re: "1697" Permanently Added to Frapin's Regular Line-Up

    I like Frapin Caravelle Epicee, Terre du Serment, and Serge Lutens Chène. Do you think I will like 1697?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oslo-Fjord View Post
    I like Frapin Caravelle Epicee, Terre du Serment, and Serge Lutens Chène. Do you think I will like 1697?
    Chances are high.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oslo-Fjord View Post
    I like Frapin Caravelle Epicee, Terre du Serment, and Serge Lutens Chène. Do you think I will like 1697?
    IMO. The only vibe that is evident here and not in those above is "cognac" - sniff first!

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    I see it is now up to $180 at MiN, but $155 at Luckyscent.

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