Thread: Cold, calculating and menacing
Which cologne best portrays a cold, calculating, and almost menacing demeanor? I could see having some fun with a scent like that.
Maybe Encre Noire? Or Iris Silver Mist
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Clinique Happy initially comes to mind
Joop - Night Flight.
A job for Sung Homme, imo.
I second Iris Silver Mist over the top, rooty iris.
But also Chanel's Cristalle icy queen.
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For some reason, I think black aoud. It's dark and enticing, like the rose itself.
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I think of Jacomo de Jacomo or the old (1983) Trussardi Uomo as having this kind of vibe.
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Like being run through with a blade of cold steel...
Rive Gauche, especially if the weather is cool/not-swelteringly-hot
An alternate could be Eau de Gentiane Blanche, but it's on the lighter side.
How about just a cold, calculating menace?
Black Aoud- a scent for dark adventures not to be spoken of in daylight.
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It's a little weak in the menacing category, but it has cold and calculating down.
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IMO, no fragrance does "menacing", cold and intimidating as well as
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