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  • Annick Goutal - Vétiver

    12 3.44%
  • Chanel - Sycomore

    68 19.48%
  • Comme des Garcons - Vettiveru

    9 2.58%
  • Dior - Vétiver

    14 4.01%
  • Etat Libre d'Orange - Fat Electrician

    6 1.72%
  • Etro - Vetiver

    10 2.87%
  • Frederic Malle - Vétiver Extraordinaire

    48 13.75%
  • Givenchy - Vetyver

    16 4.58%
  • Guerlain - Vétiver

    69 19.77%
  • Hermès - Vétiver Tonka

    20 5.73%
  • Honoré des Pres - Chaman's Party

    1 0.29%
  • Lalique - Encre Noire

    56 16.05%
  • Le Labo - Vetiver 46

    4 1.15%
  • LesNez - Turtle Vetiver Front

    9 2.58%
  • Lorenzo Villoresi - Vetiver

    8 2.29%
  • Maître Parfumeur et Gantier - Route du Vétiver

    18 5.16%
  • Mona di Orio - Vetyver

    12 3.44%
  • Profumum - Fumidus

    1 0.29%
  • Tom Ford - Grey Vetiver

    53 15.19%
  • Other

    44 12.61%
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  1. #91

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    Encre Noir

  2. #92

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duke Hunt View Post
    Sycomore and Vétiver Extraordinaire.
    Ditto!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Buddy97 View Post
    Guerlain remains my favourite after trying many others, but special mention for one not inlcuded in list, Adolfo Dominguez
    Amen to that, I love Adolfo Dominguez Vetiver. Clean, fresh and real vetiver. I also like Red Vetiver, a little kinky and man it last at least 12 hrs on me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dougczar View Post
    Not sure where you would go to sample it though.
    Some of the Chanel boutiques have bottles of the exclusives out for people to test.

    Quote Originally Posted by frug View Post
    Fragonard Vetyver
    Another favorite of mine.
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    1-Sel de Vetiver
    2-Vet Extraordinaire
    3-Querelle

  6. #96

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    Gotta go with Dior's Vetiver as a clear #1, too bad it's now discontinued. LesNez Turtle Vetiver Back is a close second for me, wish I had a sniff of Front and Exercise 1 before production ceased.

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    ✔️chanel Sycomore here!!!!😜
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    Dior and givenchy both take #1 spot. Can't stand sycomore odd burned leaf note . Smoked ham esq
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  9. #99

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    I've sniffed:
    -Encre Noire
    -Guerlain Vetiver
    -Vetiver Extraordinaire
    -Grey Vetiver

    My favorite is probably Encre Noire, followed by Grey Vetiver and the classic Guerlain. Didn't care much for the Malle.
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  10. #100

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    By season, these are my choices:

    Autumn:
    L'Occitane Eau du Vetyver
    Winter:Maître Parfumeur et Gantier Route du Vétiver
    Spring: Carolina Herrera Sensual Vetiver
    Summer: Guerlain Vetiver

    Of course, this is South Florida, so I pretty much do whatever I want
    Currently wearing: Rose 31 by Le Labo

  11. #101

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    Quote Originally Posted by Trauerkraut View Post
    ...Sycomore...!
    ...and this one...


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    Eau de Vetyver de Givenchy. where any discussion about male fragrances starts and ends.

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    I voted for Encre Noir and Vetiver Extraordinaire, but there are many great ones on that list!

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    Ah... so many vetivers... so little time. For me it's Tom Ford's Grey Vetiver. And while Guerlain's
    Vetiver is a stone-cold classic I don't find it as wearable to TF's. I've always viewed Grey Vetiver as a
    modern take on the classic by Guerlain. For a dark smokey vetiver I really dig Sycomore and
    Encre Noire. I would love to sample Dior's version. I also adore Creed's Original Vetiver but
    don't consider it a vetiver-centric scent since the note sits in the back but it's still such an
    amazing clean and green soapy scent.
    Last edited by BottleJunky; 15th November 2013 at 07:02 PM.

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    Creed OV

  17. #107

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    Quote Originally Posted by PalmBeach View Post
    Every Vetiver I own is my favorite. If I don't own it, then I ether have not tried it yet or did not like it.

    Creed Original Vetiver.
    TDC Sel de Vetiver
    Atelier Vetiver Fatal
    Heely Sel Marin
    Chanel Sycomore
    Malle Vetiver Extraordinaire
    Hermes Vetiver Tonka

    Waiting on LesNez Vetiver Turtle Front to arrive.
    I don't get much if any vetiver out of Sel Marin. It's mainly salty lemon citrus with seaweed to me!

  18. #108

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    I can't tell EN and VE apart so I'll say EN.

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    Voted Sycomore. People say it smells like Encre Noir, but I'd rather have Sycomore.

    Vetiver Extraordinaire is very nice too. I should also mention that Vetiver Tonka caught my eye in the Hermes Boutique, it's a different take on vetiver. It's good!

  20. #110

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    Adolfo Dominguez Vetiver Hombre

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack Hunter View Post
    Original Vetiver - And thats because the vetiver takes the back seat and is not in your face, and thats how I like it.
    I second your opinion!
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    Dior Vetiver
    Mona di Orio Vetyver
    Vetiver Extraordinaire
    Sycomore
    Encre Noire
    Original Vetiver

  23. #113

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    To me Sycomore is so similar yet so much better than Encre Noire. I am surprised, given this, that EN gets so many votes.
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  24. #114

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    Grey Vetiver -- Tom Ford.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack Hunter View Post
    Original Vetiver - And thats because the vetiver takes the back seat and is not in your face, and thats how I like it.
    I agree with ya Jack.

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    Guerlain Vetiver
    My Top '10' : (In no particular order)

    - Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Acqua di Parma: Colonia Leather
    - Chanel: Platinum Egoïste
    - Davidoff: Leather Blend Edp
    - Revillon: R
    - MPG: Santal Noble
    - Ferrari: Essence Oud
    - Knize Ten
    - YSL: Kouros (Fraîcheur)
    - Dior: Aqua Fahrenheit

  27. #117

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    Tom Ford grey vetiver. It just brings me back to summers as a kid in the 80's for some reason and i love that feeling.

  28. #118

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    Is there an EDP version of Chanel - Sycomore?

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    I highly recommend this one for true vetiver lovers:

    Oriza L. Legrand
    Vetiver Royal Bourbon


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    Current Summer Favorites:

    1. Creed - Original Cologne
    2. Xerjoff - Nio
    3. Creed - Aventus
    4. The Different Company - De Bachmakov
    5. Dior - Homme Sport 2008
    6. Tom Ford - Grey Vetiver
    7. Montale - Aoud Legacy
    8. Dior - Homme Sport 2012
    9. Tom Ford - Rive d'Ambre
    10. Creed - Virgin Island Water

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    Roja Dove Vetiver Extrait is moving up my list too.

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