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    Default 1000$ and 30 seconds to decide!

    lets say you are at big perfume store, and suddenly you win a competition worth a 1000$ in fragrances, but you have only 30 seconds to name the fragrances you want or you will lose the money!!! which fragrances you will name ? ( to make this thread a success you must reply quickly with the first fragrances that came to mind)

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    CDG Dover Street
    CDG 2 Man
    Frederic Malle Bigarade Concentree
    Frederic Malle Geranium Pour Monsieur
    Byredo Pulp

    Yep...there you go.

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    Portrait of a lady
    interlude man
    memior man
    money already spent

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    Big flacon of Creed Aventus or Windsor (if they had it), than probably a bunch of 1oz bottles of my favorites till I hit the $1,000 mark
    Summer 2013 Top 10 :

    1. Creed Aventus
    2. Dior Homme Sport (2012)
    3. L'Eau Bleue D'Issey
    4. Bleu de Chanel
    5. Acqua dio Gio Essenza
    6. Strange Invisible Perfumes - Peloponnesian
    7. Tom Ford Neroli Portofino
    8. Diesel Green Masculine
    9. Terre d'Hermes
    10. Guerlain Homme

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    Creed Windsor
    Minotaure
    VC&A pour homme
    VC&A Tsar
    VC&A Midnight in Paris
    Paco Rabanne pour homme
    Salvador Dali pour Homme
    One of each of 5 Richard James fragrances
    Ungaro I, II and III
    Micallef Oud
    Micallef Jewel for him
    Micallef Spicy for him
    Micallef Style for him
    Puig Sybaris
    Puig Boston Man
    Ralph Lauren Purple Label
    Ralph Lauren Safari
    Ajmal Shadow
    Al Haramain Fakhrul Arab
    Al-Rehab Naseem
    Alain Delon Iquitos
    One of each of every John Varvatos perfume

    Probably I missed a couple I really want, but I stayed between the 30 secs time allowance.
    And probably need more than just a thousand bucks LOL
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    Hard to say for me, since I don't know many fragrances yet. I guess I would pick stuff I figure I'd like:

    Jardin d'Amalfi by Creed ($200?)
    Noir de Noir by TF ($250)
    Pure Malt by TM ($90)
    Tobacco Vanille ($250)
    Jubilation XXV ($290)

    I'd pay the extra $80.
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    Default Re: 1000$ and 30 seconds to decide!

    aventus
    smw
    git
    mi
    chergui
    pure malt backups
    m7 backup

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    Big Flacons of Creed GIT & Aventus, large bottles of Original Vetiver, Virgin Island Water, Tom Ford's Tobacco Vanille and backup bottles for my other favorites.

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    coze
    ormonde man
    chypre palatin
    sel marin
    un jardin d'amalfi
    cuirelle
    avignon

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    A huge stock of backup bottles of my favorite: Armani Eau pour Homme, maybe, if some money is left, something along the lines of Mouchoir de Monsieur, Dior's Escale a Portofino, Tuscany by Aramis etc.

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    Default Re: 1000$ and 30 seconds to decide!

    Backups of these:

    Portrait of a Lady
    Giorgio for Men
    Terre d'Hermès
    Monsieur de Givenchy
    Dia Man
    Costume National Homme

    ... And a new bottle of this one:

    Linfedele Haiku
    Current Top Favorites:
    1) Portrait of a Lady (EdP Frédéric Malle)
    2) Giorgio for Men vintage (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
    3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
    4) Les Nombres d'Or Vetyver (Mona di Orio) - tie
    4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie

    6) Anat Fritz Original Formula and Classical (Anat Fritz)
    7) Captain vintage (Molyneux)
    8) Tzora (Anat Fritz)

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    LDDM
    Oud wood and TV
    Jubilation
    Comme des garçon sequoia and man 2
    Ramon monegal agar musk
    That should be about a grand
    My current obsessions for now
    Oud Wood , Noir de Noir , DHI , Mugler Cologne , Bond No.9 Bleeker St. ,
    Ramone Monegal Agar Musk & Umbra , Chanel Coromondel ,

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    Ambre Narguile
    Vetiver Tonka
    Eau de New York
    New Haarlem
    Cannabis Santal
    Bigarade Concentree
    Vie de Chateau Intense
    Eau du Sud

    That should just about cover $1000

    Edit: I had no idea some of these were so pricey in the US! Make that the bottom 4 plus AN & EdNY
    Last edited by andym72; 28th October 2012 at 10:59 PM.

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    I can't think that fast. All I could think of was, "Go down my Basenotes wish list and keep buying what's available until I run out of money." Said really fast to get into thirty seconds, of course.

    That would be:
    Parfumerie Generale Bois Blond
    Heeley Cadinal
    Serge Lutens Chene
    L'Artisan Parfumeur Dzing!
    L'Artisan Parfumeur Dzongkha
    Serge Lutens Fille en Aiguilles
    Robert Piguet Fracas
    Jo Malone French Lime Blossom

    Not in priority order - if I had more time to think, there'd be more Lutens and Parfumerie Generales and I'd let the l'Artisans, Jo Malones, and Fracas wait a while longer.

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    Another Clive Christian No 1 Pure Parfum
    Another large Creed

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    Lalfeogrigio or Lalfeorosa or Diaghilev. If the shop carries vintage stuff I'd go for Djedi or Guerlain's Cuir De Russie or Vega. I can spend $1000 in a nanosecond and I would probably still have to add the balance.


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    Aventus
    GIT
    Slumberhouse Pear+Olive (as if they'd have it... whatever)
    A couple extra bottles of Burberry London (I wear the crap out of it)

    And then I'd just start grabbing random bottles I'd never smelled. Might as well take the opportunity to discover new things!

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    Profumum Victrix & Ambre Aurea
    Serge Lutens Miel de Bois
    Slumberhouse Grev & Vikt

    BOOM!

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    well the answer to this question is anyone's current wishlist and/or rebuying his stables (or backups) , so i'll name mine:

    creed aventus
    Dior Homme Sport
    Prada Amber PH edt
    allure homme sport (rebuy)
    Dior Homme Intense
    Bulgari BLV pour homme (rebuy)
    Midnight in paris EDT
    nautica voyage
    terre dhermes edt (just for the hype)
    Angel man pure malt ( hype)

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    Onda Extrait, Chypre Palatin, Windsor. Done.

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    Creed Aventus
    Surge Lutens Ambre Sultan
    Creed GIT
    Amouage Memoir Man
    Amouage Interlude

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    Half tola of ASAQs Kalakassi Oud.
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    Display size flacon of Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille

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    250ml of Creed Spice & Wood
    100ml Armani Prive Cedre Olympe

    That pretty much wipes out that $1,000
    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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    Spiriteuse DV
    Tonka Imperiale
    Reflection Man
    Van Cleef Cologne Noir

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    Cool scenario! For me, I think it would be:
    Creed Aventus
    Creed GIT
    Chanel Sycomore
    Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille

    I've never owned or even sampled any of these, but feel fairly confident I would like 'em. So that's how I would blow my $1000.. on the pricey ones I will probably never own otherwise

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    Puredistance M
    DHI
    Avignon
    Lumiere Homme
    M7
    A*Men
    Fahrenheit
    Tonka Imperiale
    Virgin Island Water
    these are all fragrances I have never owned or no longer own
    My current top ten:
    1. Spice and Wood
    2. Epic Man
    3. Tonka Imperiale
    4. Noir de Noir
    5. Bois d'Argent
    6. Musc Ravageur
    7. Apple Brandy
    8. Dior Homme Intense
    9. Aoud 1
    10.Tobacco Vanille

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    I was thinking Puredistance M and something from Xerjoff and oops ran out already.........
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    Nasamatto Black Afgano
    Creed Aventus
    Tobacco Vanille
    Musc Ravaguer
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    Quote Originally Posted by yuyu15 View Post
    Half tola of ASAQs Kalakassi Oud.
    This guy speaks my language, good choice.

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    Largest Aventus falcon there is (just because of the hype)
    A bunch of D&G The One's (yes, I'm an addict)
    And use the remainder on random fragrances (I love blind buying) and bottles that I have tried, liked, but thought "weren't worth it"

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    Chanel Cuir De Russie
    Creed Cuir De Russie
    Creed Orange Spice
    Chanel Sycomore
    Histoires De Perfums 1740
    Annick Goutal Sables

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    i'll make a deposit of $1000 for the Clive Christian’s Imperial Majesty,

    and i'll come back at another time to pay the remainder of $214,000
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    The Different Company - Oud Shamash, Oud for Love and Aurore Nomade
    Guerlain - Sous Le Vent, Angélique Noire, Bois d'Armenie, Cruel Gardenia, Rose Barbare

    and many more niches up for split...

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    4.0oz bottle of the best batch of Creed Millesime Imperial
    3.4oz bottle of Musc ravaguer
    8oz bottle dior's Bois D'argent
    3.4oz Tom ford to tobacco Vanille
    3.4oz xerjoff uden

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    leather oud
    bois d'argent
    yatagan
    sycomore
    tobacco vanille
    knize ten
    prada amber pour homme intense
    LIDGE
    Antaeus

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    Memoir Man
    Erolfa
    Sycomore
    Leather Oud
    Amber Sultan

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    Jardin d'Amalfi and Invasion Barbare

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    At least 2 x Leather Oud
    Chanel Cuir de Russie
    some Guerlain EDPs
    Derby
    Bois D'Armenie

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    Nombre Noir...then I'd resell it to some sucker for more and make a profit.

    Cheating? Am I like the guy who gets three wishes and wishes for more wishes?
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    Habit Rouge Extrait 500ml bee bottle
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