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    Default Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    i need a fresh scent on my collection and i cant decide between this 2 please help. which would u buy?
    GIT OR HERMES EDT

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Don't really like either, but I think GIT is miles fresher.

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    Get both

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    I would not characterize either of those scents as epitomizing a fresh scent.

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Both are nice and fresh. My vote would go to GIT though if I had to pick one. I even have a 2010 batch, which supposedly is weaker..perhaps, still very fresh and clean and gets compliments. I will always have a bottle of this on hand, period.

    I also bought Silver Mountain Water-another very fresh, clean scent. I have a classmate who works at a hospital and when I go to class I will wear different frags-she has a very sensitive nose, great sense of smell...she always tells me what she thinks of the frag, when I walk in. She really liked SMW, as it is just an overall clean, unique, unoffensive scent that works on any occaison.

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Both nice. My pick - GIT.

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    I like both but I never found TdH that fresh. So for the freshness department I'd go with GIT.

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Green Irish Tweed
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    Tdh

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    Have you tried Bleu de Chanel?

    TDH is great, but it's not what I think of when I hear the words "fresh scent."

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    GIT out of these.
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    Though I like both, GIT
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    Another vote for GIT.

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    Fresh???
    GIT to my nose is a spice fougére
    Terre d'hermes - Aromatic

    Milesime Imperiale by Creed is an example of a fresh scent.

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    I like TdH very much, but I wouldn't consider it a "fresh" scent at all.

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Between the two, GIT.

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Quote Originally Posted by Bonoanimoes View Post
    Fresh???
    GIT to my nose is a spice fougére
    Terre d'hermes - Aromatic

    Milesime Imperiale by Creed is an example of a fresh scent.
    I agree that MI is way 'fresher' than the other two. But if I had to pick one from those, GIT would be the winner
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    GIT. Don't really care for TdH.

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Seriously, it depends on the climate you're wearing it in.

    GIT is only fresh in wet and windy weather. The "green" aspect of this scent is what brings it to life.
    TdH is more of a refreshing scent in warm and hot climates. It is one of the summer scents for me and in this respect I am referring to the EdT version.

    My choice would be TdH though. I think GIT is too over-hyped.

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    If anything is over hyped on Basenotes its TdH.

    The only one out of those two I'd wear is Green Irish Tweed.

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Love them both, but easily prefer TdH. I, like some other posters question whether it should be categorized as a "fresh" fragrance, however. TdH certainly does have some fresh characteristics, but GIT is probably closer to the mark with respect to that category.
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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Neither is fresh. Both are good.
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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    Don't think of either as "fresh", GIT probably comes closer though. TdH is a flinty cedar, it's really dry, but not exactly fresh.

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    GIT is green and aromatic. It smells refreshing to my nose.
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    git

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    If you want a cleaner green smell...GIT
    If you a more citrusy (orange) smell...TDH
    man I actually warmed up to TDH...I so wish I hadn't bought so many other ones, I'd buy it now cause it's good stuff (both this and GIT are totally amazing)

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    Default Re: Fresh Scent Needed GIT or Terre D'hermes

    I don't particularly like GIT. My vote goes to TDH

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    Quote Originally Posted by rum View Post
    My choice would be TdH though. I think GIT is too over-hyped.

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    GIT smells like strolling through a green hillside on a rainy day. Terre D'Hermes smells like orange peels and dirt. Which one sounds fresher to you?
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