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Thread: Special Occasion scent??
Whats the one scent you go to for special occasions??
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Lumiere Noire Pour Homme.
For the most part, I vacillate between M by Puredistance and Harrods Swarovski Crystal Oud Edition by Bond No. 9.
Creed Windsor !
Depends a lot on the special occasion, but I'd say Knize Ten, Versace l'Homme, Chanel Antaeus, Armani Eau pour Homme, Sandalwood by Crabtree&Evelyn are way up on my list.
I use a few, it depends on my mood and the setting:
Mona di Orio: Oud
Mona di Orio: Vanille
My celebration perfume is Gold man. Big, huge, rich.
Maybe Clive Christian No 1 Pure Parfum, but could also be any of a dozen others.
Creed Windsor or Jubilation XXV.
Penhaligon's LP No 9
Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille
Harrods Oud +1
La vita è breve, la morte vien.
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LIDGE...Yep, LIDGE! But I will use it for non-special occasions sometimes too.
Tom Ford Tuscan Leather
Spiritueuse Double Vanille
Having recently married (three months ago), I can tell you what I wore to my wedding (He Wood Rocky Mountain Wood), wedding reception 6 hours later (Eau Sauvage), and the next morning (Guerlain Heritage).
Recently wore Rochas Moustache to my daughter's junior high graduation.
Of your wardrobe, I've only tried the Jil Sander, but I recall that it would do well for a special occasion.
Want to revive this thread because I am curious. Here are mine so far:
Amouage Tribute Attar
Pure Distance M
MDCI Invasion Barbare
Creed Royal Oud
I think these will be in the future as well:
Clive Christian X
Chanel Bois de Isle - Parfum
What are yours?
Clive Christian No 1
Maison Francis Kurdjian Aqua Universalis Forte
Creed Virgin Island Water
Creed Jardin d'Amalfi
Creed Millesime Imperial
Reyane Insurrection Pure II
Byredo Bal d'Afrique
Amouage Sunshine Man
"Waste time wondering which "cologne" pulls better, and your genes will spread only by accident. A perfume should be right for the man, not for the job"
My current special occasion scents are pure oud and incense oud by Kilian.
Creed Spice and Wood
On special occasions, I reach for something from my Roja Dove and Xerjoff 17/17 collection. The nature of the occasion will determine which one I choose to wear. For instance, for my 25th anniversary I wore Roja Dove "Roja", my wife scent was Xerjoff 17/17 Dama Rose. The last birthday celebration I attended, I wore Diaghilev. And the previous, Xerjoff 17/17 RichWood. For my niece weeding it was Danger. My last business dinner was Xerjoff 17/17 Homme.
Gucci Pour Homme II
Histoires De Parfums 1725
Terre d'Hermes Parfum
Hanae Mori H.M. EDT
Depends on the special occasion, season, event, etc. I do like Jubilation XXV as a celebratory fragrance, especially during the fall and winter holidays.
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Floris N 89
Amouage Tribute with a layer of Ensar's Borneo 50K to maximize the contrast.
- Jubilation XXV
- Patchouli Noir by Il Profvmo
- Habit Rouge edp vintage
- Gucci pour homme 1
- Ambre Russe
- Opium pour homme edp
My Top '10' : (In no particular order)
- Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
- Guerlain: Vetiver
- Armani: Acqua di Gio Profumo
- Davidoff: Leather Blend Edp
- Ferrari: Essence Oud Edp
- Chanel: Platinum Egoiste
- YSL: Kouros (Fraîcheur)
- Mancera: Cedrat Boise
- MPG: Santal Noble
- Knize Ten