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    Default Special Occasion scent??

    Whats the one scent you go to for special occasions??
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    Lumiere Noire Pour Homme.
    Currently wearing: Patchouli by Murdock

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    For the most part, I vacillate between M by Puredistance and Harrods Swarovski Crystal Oud Edition by Bond No. 9.

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    Creed Windsor !

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    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.

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    I use a few, it depends on my mood and the setting:
    Musc Ravageur
    Tobacco Vanille
    Mona di Orio: Oud
    Mona di Orio: Vanille
    Black Afgano
    Pardon
    Aventus
    Invasion Barbare

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    My celebration perfume is Gold man. Big, huge, rich.

    cacio

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    Maybe Clive Christian No 1 Pure Parfum, but could also be any of a dozen others.

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    Creed Windsor or Jubilation XXV.

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    Bvlgari Black

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    Xerjoff Fars.

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    Penhaligon's LP No 9
    Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille

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    Harrods Oud +1

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    Derby
    Heritage
    Gatsby
    DHI
    Monsieur Carven
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    LIDGE...Yep, LIDGE! But I will use it for non-special occasions sometimes too.

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    Tom Ford Tuscan Leather
    Aventus
    Spiritueuse Double Vanille
    Tonka Imperiale
    Chergui

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    Default Re: Special Occasion scent??

    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.

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    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
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    Clive Christian X
    By Kilian Straight to Heaven
    Dior Homme Intense
    Xerjoff Casamorati 1888
    Xerjoff Richwood
    Creed Original Santal
    Creed Bois du Portugal
    Guerlain Tonka Imperial
    Davidoff Zino
    Roja Dove Creation E
    YSL Body Kouros
    Lolita Lempicka Au Masculin


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    Currently wearing: Interlude Man by Amouage

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    My current special occasion scents are pure oud and incense oud by Kilian.

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    Creed Spice and Wood
    Currently wearing: Original Santal by Creed

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    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.

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    Default Re: Special Occasion scent??

    Quote Originally Posted by Ken_Russell View Post
    Depends a lot on the special occasion
    Definitely.

    Interlude Man is my favorite for especially dressy occasions. I wear it casually too... but for a night on the town, it can't be beat!
    Current Favorites:
    Petit Matin
    Oud Wood
    Endymion
    Dior Homme
    Grey Vetiver
    Fahrenheit
    Royal Oud
    Interlude Man
    Hanae Mori HM
    Pomelo Paradis
    Original Vetiver
    Reflection Man
    1725 Casanova
    Aqua Universalis
    Tom Ford Extreme
    Terre d'Hermes Parfum
    John Varvatos Vintage
    Gucci Pour Homme II

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    windsor

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    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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    Quote Originally Posted by papillo View Post
    windsor
    Another excellent choice.
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    Floris N 89
    TOP 5: Penhaligons Racquets -Romeo Gigli Uomo -Great Jones Bond nº 9- Jean Pascal Homme-Esencia Loewe

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    Default Re: Special Occasion scent??

    Amouage Tribute with a layer of Ensar's Borneo 50K to maximize the contrast.

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    - 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 (vtg)
    - Paco Rabanne pour homme (vtg)
    - Armani: Acqua di Gio Profumo
    - Davidoff: Leather Blend Edp
    - Ferrari: Essence Oud Edp
    - Dior: Fahrenheit (vtg)
    - YSL: Kouros (Fraîcheur)
    - Mancera: Cedrat Boise
    - MPG: Santal Noble
    - Knize Ten

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    Tuscan Leather.

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