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    Default What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    For me, it is Winter and Fall/Autumn.
    I just love the dark, woody, boozy, creamy type of fragrances.

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    Easily fall and winter. I love "colder" weather fragrances.
    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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    Right now. Fall is the best IMO
    Seasonal favorites:

    1. Creed - Pure White Cologne
    2. Creed - Aventus
    3. Tom Ford - Grey Vetiver
    4.
    by Kilian - Straight to Heaven
    5. Clive Christian - 1872
    6. Montale - Aoud Legacy
    7. Xerjoff - Nio
    8. Neela Vermeire - Bombay Bling
    9. The Different Company - De Bachmakov
    10. Chanel - Allure Homme Edition Blanche

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    Spring/Summer as I hate the cold but love the warm months.

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    Absolutely fall/winter
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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    Quote Originally Posted by amw9490 View Post
    Easily fall and winter. I love "colder" weather fragrances.
    Likewise. The scents I can more easily wear in these seasons are far more complex and interesting.

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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    Summer. I love the extra silage I get from fragrances.

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    Fall and Spring. I love the seasons of change. I especially love the fall, when I get to start wearing darker scents again, but I guarantee I'll be excited to pull out my lighter stuff again on a warm spring day.
    "Follow your nose. It always knows." -- Toucan Sam

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    Every day that I am blessed to see the light of day.

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    Summer here is rather hot. Even in Spring most 'Spring' fragrances present problems. Once upon a time for me almost half the year was a dull time for fragrances. Aside from Guerlain's Vetiver, Eau de Hadrian, Annick Goutal's Vetiver, and a few others there were very few scents I could wear in hot weather which I really loved. Things seem to be changing now though. Partly because I'm becoming less concerned about the seasons and wearing what I want when I want, but also because I've found a number of very nice summer scents which suit me well, and have many more lined up to try.

    In other words I'm not sure I could pick. Is getting to enjoy your reliable favourites better than the excitement of discovery? Both have their charms.

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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    All seasons

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    Quote Originally Posted by amw9490 View Post
    Easily fall and winter. I love "colder" weather fragrances.
    Definitely this.

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    Fall
    For those about to stink, I salute you!

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    Fall. I can get away with some fresh scents, and can finally wear the gourmands!

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    Pretty much all of them, as the climate where I live changes quite a bit through all 4 seasons & it's nice to enjoy the variety. Can't say the bitter heart of winter here is something I enjoy, however. I could easily do without that.

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    fall/winter cause most of the stuff I dig is the heavier stuff

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    Fall for me. Less allergies due to pollen being lower and when it's too cold you won't be able to smell anything.
    Summer 2014 favorites

    1. Terre d'Hermes Eau Tres Fraiche (orange)
    2. Dueto Citiver (Vetiver)
    3. Dior Homme Sport 2012 (Citron)
    4. Lalique Encre Noire Sport (Woody)
    5. Dior Homme Eau (Iris)
    6.Chanel Allure Edition Blanche

    7. Cartier Roadster (Mint)
    8. Joop Splash (Fruity)
    9. Lanvin L'homme Sport (Petitgrain))
    10. Jesus Del Pozo Adventure Quasar (Gin)

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    Fall and Winter

    Straight To Heaven by ByKilian
    Original Santal by Creed
    1270 by Frapin
    Les Zazous by Keiko Mecheri
    Vetiver Tonka by Guerlain
    Chergui by Serge Lutens
    New Haarlem by Bond #9
    Tobacco Vanille by Tom Ford
    Tonka Imperiale by Guerlain
    Ambre Narguilé by Hermessence

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    Summer and all it's citrussy goodness.
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    Daytime and nighttime!

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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    Quote Originally Posted by Jack Hunter View Post
    Spring/Summer as I hate the cold but love the warm months.
    Quote Originally Posted by L'Homme Blanc Individuel View Post
    Fall and Spring. I love the seasons of change. I especially love the fall, when I get to start wearing darker scents again, but I guarantee I'll be excited to pull out my lighter stuff again on a warm spring day.
    Quote Originally Posted by fit&frag'd View Post
    Pretty much all of them, as the climate where I live changes quite a bit through all 4 seasons & it's nice to enjoy the variety. Can't say the bitter heart of winter here is something I enjoy, however. I could easily do without that.
    All of the above!
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    Fall/Winter as Thailand is usually hellish hot. The colder months is the only time I can where my heavy stuffs without very of offending people.
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    ------ Serge Lutens: Ambre Sultan
    -------- Les Exclusifs de Chanel: Sycamore
    ------ Amouage: Fate Man
    -------- Amouage: Epic Man
    ------ Tom Ford Private Blend: Noir de Noir
    -------- Terre D'Hermès Pure Parfum
    ------ EDP FM: Carnal Flower
    -------- Neela Vermire Creations: Trayee
    ------ Dior: Leather Oud
    ------- Hermèssence: Ambre Narguilé

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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    In general, this my order of preference: fall, early winter, spring, early summer.

    Not a fan of: extreme weather (snow, heat wave), and the allergy season.

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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    For me, the answer is as plain and unimaginative, as direct:

    Anytime is fragrance time and fragrance time is anytime.


    A few years ago, I still tended to select, organize, separate, group, classify, categorize my scents according to time of the year, time of the day, season, weather conditions etc., but since I live in a pretty much moderate climate zone and I can wear anything I like on most professional (even more so than on personal occasions, since I work mainly from my home office), my fragrance choices, fragrance wardrobe etc. have become quite whimsical, reckless, eclectic, uncommon, almost unrelated to any time of the year, season, weather etc. Thus, pretty much anytime of the year is my favorite for wearing any type of fragrance, as long as I can wear whatever I like.

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    Pay day.

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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    Fall/winter

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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    summer/autumn....becasue my nose works the best then!! and can notice beauty in scents that seem pale during the winter (No.18 , 28 La Pausa etc).....but i have the biggest urge for perfumes during the winter time for sure!!, maybe for me its big compensation thing for lack of light/sun

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    Default Re: What is your favorite time of the year for fragrances?

    Quote Originally Posted by L'Homme Blanc Individuel View Post
    Fall and Spring. I love the seasons of change. I especially love the fall, when I get to start wearing darker scents again, but I guarantee I'll be excited to pull out my lighter stuff again on a warm spring day.
    I agree, and they allow for more scent flipping between seasonal types.

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    Pay day.
    I heartily agree!

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    As with clothing and style-- Fall is best for fragrances. Just to name two that burst out with glorious richness in the cool air: Givenchy Gentleman and Caraceni 1913 are fantastic this time of year. Winter is ok too, but really cold weather is not perfect for fragrances as one is bundled up and sometimes buildings are over heated, right now all is perfect. Fragrance lovers, I think, can't wait for Fall to step out with the really good stuff!

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    Fall without a doubt. Everything seems to explode and feel deeper and richer this time of year.
    "As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round."
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    winter, but winter here is not same as the winters in the northern states.

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    Definitely autumn and winter as my most preferred ones perform better in colder weather conditions...
    "I love fragrances because they provide a sheer endless variety: there is a scent for every occasion, mood or feeling. Standing before my collection in the morning matching a perfume to my needs is one of the most enjoyable things in my day". I don't want to miss that

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    Dior Fahrenheit | Givenchy pour Homme | Carolina Herrera for Men | Narciso Rodriguez Him | T. Mugler A*Men Sunessence | Trussardi Inside | C. Herrera Chic | Azzaro PH | M. Kors Michael for Men | Pal Zileri Sartoriale |

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