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    Default Three samples have just complicated things...

    Well got a sample of Ambre Russe, Wazamba and LDDM and I thought I'd find it easy to make a decision on my final frag for a while...

    Wrong! A quick sample tells me they're all fab - so, HELP....

    I know LDDM gets a lot of love but what do you reckon - talk to me!
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    All depends what you like the most but for me LDDM is the best of the three especially in the upcoming winter.

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    Default Re: Three samples have just complicated things...

    My pick: Wazamba

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    Default Re: Three samples have just complicated things...

    Quote Originally Posted by Jack Hunter View Post
    All depends what you like the most but for me LDDM is the best of the three especially in the upcoming winter.
    agree
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    LDDM is definitely my favorite of the three. The incense is absolutely amazing mixed with the amber and vanilla!
    My current top ten:
    1. Spice and Wood
    2. Apple Brandy
    3. Tonka Imperiale
    4. Pure Malt
    5. Bois d'Argent
    6. Noir de Noir
    7. 5 o'clock au Gingembre
    8. Dior Homme Intense
    9. Epic Man
    10.Tobacco Vanille

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    LDDM is my favourite of the three - but not my favourite in the Tauer line in the same vein (or the one I'd buy first if I were you)
    Wazamba is my favourite out of the two Parfum D'Empire's - that's a great fragrance - I'd sample more Tauer, and buy Wazamba.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    My pick: Wazamba
    Mine too!

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    Default Re: Three samples have just complicated things...

    1. LDDM
    2. Wazamba

    I didn't care for Ambre Russe at all. It was way to tea-heavy. Didn't seem to blend well with the amber at all to me.
    Seasonal favorites:

    1. Creed - Spice & Wood
    2. Creed - Aventus
    3. Dior - Vetiver
    4. by Kilian - Incense Oud
    5. Puredistance - Black
    6. by Kilian - Cruel Intentions
    7. Armani Privé - Oud Royal
    8. Brückner - Aoud 1
    9. Creed - Royal English Leather
    10. House of Matriarch - Blackbird

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    I like Ambre Russe, but I LOVE L'Air Du Desert Marocain. The juice, bottle, and packaging are superb. Longevity and projection out the wazoo.
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    Unfortunately, I have yet to try the other two, which I suspect I would like very much. For now, Ambre Ruse is my ultimate indulgence.

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    I'd choose Ambre Russe.

    Love LDDM but it doesn't work on my skin... a shame.
    ... And do me a favor - don't disturb my friend. He's dead tired.

    Welcome to the Bwahahaha! era...

    TUM TUM PISH!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Wearing LDDM today - stunning, blows Ambre Russe out of the water. We'll see what Wazamba delivers tomorrow but this will take some beating I reckon. Can see why it gets the love!
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    LDDM all the way baby!

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    So sad my skin/nose doesn't get LDDM... sometimes i smell like seems to be a masterpiece, but most of the times it doesn't work. I feel like i'm missing something here.
    ... And do me a favor - don't disturb my friend. He's dead tired.

    Welcome to the Bwahahaha! era...

    TUM TUM PISH!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    L'Air Du Desert Marocain is definitely a masterpiece. One of the best fragrances I have ever smelled, and I have done my fair share of sampling and sniffing.
    Current top 10 (No order):


    1. Pure Havane
    2. Menthe Fraiche
    3. Tobacco Vanille
    4. L'Air Du Desert Marocain
    5. Green Irish Tweed
    6. Fahrenheit
    7. Musc Ravageur
    8. Tonka Imperial
    9. Gucci Pour Homme II
    10. Dior Homme Intense

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    lddm ive never really been fond of.

    regarding ambre russe, am i alone in thinking it smells like a cross between a perfectly done amber and kilian's btb? anytime i wear it im always thinking im wearing btb only it smells darker and richer, then i remember it's ambre russe.

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    I like all three.

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    L'air du desert Marocain for me too.

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