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  • EDT

    42 42.86%
  • Parfum

    56 57.14%
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    Default Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I know there have been some past threads asking this question, but I thought I would make it into a poll. For my personally, I prefer the Parfum much more than the EDT. I sold the EDT but I'm thinking of purchasing the Parfum.
    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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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I have both and love both - the parfum more.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    EdT shows mouch better on my skin, better projection, mouch more versatile, and in EDT everything i love in Terre is clearer and sharper ( which is good thing in my case ) .... So at the and my choice would and two time was EdT.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    I have both and love both - the parfum more.
    Yep. The EDT gives me better projection, and both last the whole day and then some. The key difference is the scent - whether you prefer the brighter sharp citrus and vetiver of the EDT, or the more earthen, bitter citrus and wooden Parfum.

    The EDT is excellent, the Parfum is exquisite. I'll likely replace both when they run out.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    EDT was a little too out there for me. Parfum is smoother to my nose and more versatile.
    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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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Quote Originally Posted by amw9490 View Post
    EDT was a little too out there for me. Parfum is smoother to my nose and more versatile.
    Yes , EdT is a bit sharper, or better said Parfume is smoother, so choice is clear, if u like sharpnes ( which i prefer ) go for EdT, if u want something smoother EdP. My skin gives me trouble, smooter ( or like i say warmer parfumes ) goes to close to my skin, and projection is quastionable almost always.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I own and absolutely love both near equally, but have a very slight preference for the edt as I get better sillage out of it and I enjoy its less polished overall feel a bit more.
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    1) Portrait of a Lady original formula (EdP Frédéric Malle)
    2) Giorgio for Men vintage/V.I.P. for Men (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
    3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
    4)
    Anat Fritz Original Formula and Classical (Anat Fritz) - tie
    4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie

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    Les Nombres d'Or Vetyver (Mona di Orio)
    7) Captain vintage (Molyneux)
    8) Tzora (Anat Fritz)
    9) Javanese Patchouli (Zegna) - tie
    9) Monsieur de Givenchy vintage (Givenchy) - tie
    9) Coeur de Vetiver Sacré (L'Artisan) - tie
    9) Polo vintage (Ralph Lauren) - tie
    9) Patou pour Homme Privé (Jean Patou) - tie
    9) Oud Shamash (The Different Company) - tie

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I recently picked up samples of both from Sephora to compare. I am really liking both, but leaning towards the EDT for purchase.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I really like both, but prefer the Parfum

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I've smelled both briefly at the store so I don't have that much experience with it. Terre D'Hermes EDT smelled nice, but Terre D'Hermes Pure Parfum smelled heavenly. Based on scent alone I'd give it to the Pure Parfum. It just smelled like a more refined version of the EDT.

    I'm looking to pick a bottle up of the Parfum soon. Here's hoping it isn't too pricey (it probably will be )

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Both are top notch fragrances, but I lean towards the Parfum.
    Current Summer Favorites:

    1. Creed - Pure White Cologne
    2. Xerjoff - Nio
    3. Dior - Homme Cologne 2013
    4. The Different Company - De Bachmakov
    5. Armani - Code Sport Athlete
    6. Ermenegildo Zegna - Sicilian Mandarin
    7. Dior - Homme Sport 2008
    8. Tom Ford - Rive d’Ambre
    9. Montale - Aoud Legacy
    10. Creed - Virgin Island Water

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    i have both and love both equally,

    i tend to wear edt more in the spring/summer and the parfum in autumn/winter
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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Only sorry that I cannot vote for both, since I like both. But if I could choose only one, it would be the Parfum.
    Currently wearing: Héritage by Guerlain

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    I have both and love both - the parfum more.
    +1.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I like the EDT more. The Parfum has a strange sweaty, onion-like smell on my skin.
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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Like and own both but find I can use the EdT better in the warmer months, with the Parfum working better for me in cooler weather.

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    I like them both but parfum a bit better. Actually, I don't wear either now as much as Cartier Declaration Essence :-P

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I own both and love them both.
    But I prefer the EDT, as it has more sillage and does not differ much in longevity from EDP...

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Parfum. Richer, less volatile.
    ointments and perfume delight the heart....

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Voted for Parfum, it's less citrusy, it's richer, bolder.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I voted EDT. The Pure Parfum doesn't last on my skin more than 3 hours, I tried different bottles just in case my first bottle was off but they're all the same.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    EDT for me easily. EDT has a sharpness to it that I love and I get great sillage and longevity with it. No denying the Parfum's richness but it is missing that "edge" I actually enjoy with the Edt.
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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

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    Last edited by joov84; 5th January 2016 at 03:29 PM.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Quote Originally Posted by joov84 View Post
    ....
    You bumped up a three year old thread to say dot dot dot?

    Anyway... my vote is for TdH Parfum. Both versions are excellent, but I adore the drydown of the Parfum.
    Last edited by L'Homme Blanc Individuel; 5th January 2016 at 09:02 PM.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Parfum.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    voted EDT, due to better projection. But scent wise, I have to say Parfum is better
    Currently wearing: Terre d'Hermès by Hermès

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Used to really like the edt, but alas traded it away after negative comments from an ex-girlfriend. Tried the Parfum again after a few years recently at a duty free and very nearly pulled the trigger on it. Good stuff, a nice and easy "dumb reach".

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    Tried a 10 ml decant of both, prefer the parfum, but did not end up buying a bottle at the end.

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I tried Parfum when I got to know about Terre D Hermes ....it was a disaster --was too strong and heavy for me ....so was off this line completely ...then I got an opportunity to own a small --12.5ml mini of EDT ---and absolutely loved it ....post which I bought a 100ml of EDT & then 120 ml of Eau tres fraiche as well ..and both these especially the EDT has become a main staple for me ...for any special occasions professionally or personal social set-up ...
    my advice ...try EDT first ...then fraiche ...and then Parfum ....!

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    Default Re: Terre d"Hermes - EDT vs Parfum

    I have a 6.8 oz parfum. I like both, but find the EDT to be more sharp. The Parfum is more rich, smooth without the sharpness, and bolder. If you want it to appear light, just mist and do a walk through.
    Is the juice worth the squeeze?

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