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    Default What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    I am looking to buy a PRPH and have read that older versions had much more oakmoss and were better than the current reformulation.

    Would this bottle be an older, better version or is it the same I can buy in any store?


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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    That is a relatively recent incarnation.

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Quote Originally Posted by neal View Post
    That is a relatively recent incarnation.
    Thanks!

    Is it any different from the current version? Do you like it better than the current one?

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Wow, I don't have that one.


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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Quote Originally Posted by teerose View Post
    Wow, I don't have that one.

    Cool collection! Now send me some samples so I can compare them

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Quote Originally Posted by dilney View Post
    Cool collection! Now send me some samples so I can compare them
    The current formulation (2nd bottle) is greener than the vintage one (the first bottle). I like both of them.

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Quote Originally Posted by teerose View Post
    The current formulation (2nd bottle) is greener than the vintage one (the first bottle). I like both of them.
    Greener is good in my book Thanks!

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    recent formulation
    Want to trade - Tom Ford Extreme for Windsor, Amber Absolute, Aventus x02....
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/394...82#post3308582

    CHEAP CREED SPLITS
    Millesime Imperial, Original Santal, Green Irish Tweed
    Himalaya, Aventus, Tabarome
    plus Amouage Honour & Fate Man

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/393...92#post3296892

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    This is the definitive thread on said topic...
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/260...e-Paco-Rabanne

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    ^^^ I was just about to look for that thread, thanks.
    Want to trade - Tom Ford Extreme for Windsor, Amber Absolute, Aventus x02....
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/394...82#post3308582

    CHEAP CREED SPLITS
    Millesime Imperial, Original Santal, Green Irish Tweed
    Himalaya, Aventus, Tabarome
    plus Amouage Honour & Fate Man

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/393...92#post3296892

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Quote Originally Posted by dilney View Post
    Cool collection! Now send me some samples so I can compare them
    Aaaahh! He has the Sport version! That`s a good Paco Rabanne!

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Quote Originally Posted by Oslo-Fjord View Post
    Aaaahh! He has the Sport version! That`s a good Paco Rabanne!
    and the worst version for me is the EAU except for those who love grassy-aquatic scent

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Quote Originally Posted by neal View Post
    This is the definitive thread on said topic...
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/260...e-Paco-Rabanne
    Thanks, will read right now.

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    Quote Originally Posted by moore View Post
    Mr. Paco should see this.
    I hope so... and send me the Wacko Rabanne Award for collecting those flankers

    Quote Originally Posted by moore View Post
    Do you know Eau de Paco? Any thoughts?
    Never heard before Sir.

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    I tried this a few weeks ago in Mexico (french version). It starts off great but withers away to a soft fresh scent reminiscent of the reformulated One Man Show.

    Not a bad "fresh" scent but there are better green scents to choose from IMO.

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    Default Re: What version (reformulation) is this Paco Rabanne Pour Homme?

    I can do half ounce decants of the first formulation, for those who have interest in swapping. Top notes seem rather flat but drydown is really nice. I didn't try it at the time so I don't know what the original top note were like.

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