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    Default Do You Wear Guerlain L'Heure Bleu?

    I just wanted to poll the number of gentlmen that do or don't wear L'Heure Bleu because I was reading the reviews on it and a lot were from men.
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    No.

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    Bumping this! We need more men who will answer this one way or another!! This herbal/floral classic is great for both sexes and a relative of the venerable Apres L'Ondee.
    "No sweet perfume ever tortured me more than this." Desert Rose by Sting and Cheb Mami, Album 1999.

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    Of course! Vintage EdC is the best, closely followed by vintage PdT and then Parfum. I do not like the EdT at all.
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    No.

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    I wish I had some extrait.
    I only have edt and I wear it occasionally - very rarely in fact. But I love to smell it. It turns me into a melancholic romantic.

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    I bought 5 ml sample and to broaden my horizons . Very nice but would not wear it not my cup of tea but a classic

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    Default Re: Do You Wear Guerlain L'Heure Bleu?

    I recommend EDP or Parfum, unless you can locate the sort of vintages that mike mentions.

    Like hirch says, it is a mood thing - I probably wear it about as often (seldom, actually) as Patou Pour Homme. Some music you just have to sit down and really listen to - and quite often it's a purely personal experience.

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    Default Re: Do You Wear Guerlain L'Heure Bleu?

    Yes I do and I love it!

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    Default Re: Do You Wear Guerlain L'Heure Bleu?

    I don't wear this. Not because it's a feminine, but because I don't enjoy it.
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    I wear a large sample of the EdP I got about six months ago. It's a very, very elegant perfume but it's low on my list of purchases.

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    Default Re: Do You Wear Guerlain L'Heure Bleu?

    When I wear it it's usually the vintage edp or vintage parfum on the back of my hand when I'm in bed. My girlfriend doesn't like it but it smells phenomenal on her.

    Is there a better perfume? Maybe Mitsouko, but if you want to smell beauty in a perfume then it's probably vintage L'Heure Bleue.
    Last edited by pluran; 25th November 2012 at 10:12 AM.

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    I really can't stand this one for some reason. So stale smelling!

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    It smells amazing..... on a woman.

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    Absolutely, yes.
    Managed to hoard a reasonable amount of older extrait, but I'll be disconsolate once it is gone.

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    Default Re: Do You Wear Guerlain L'Heure Bleu?

    I've tried a sample of it and did find the opening too feminine. I did like the (late) dry down, but it certainly wasn't enough to make it bottle worthy for me. There are better alternatives, IMO, if you're into powdery scents.
    Last edited by RedRaider430; 16th November 2012 at 06:24 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mr. reasonable View Post
    Like hirch says, it is a mood thing - Some music you just have to sit down and really listen to - and quite often it's a purely personal experience.
    Exactly! It has gotten a very personal fragrance, so I hardly wear it out anymore. The Extrait used to get me compliments from women and I know women who find it too harsh on themselves. Spraying the vintage EdP is instant bonding and pure bliss. Yes, probably the most beautiful perfume ever.

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    No, but if local fragrance stores would retail it, I might consider.

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    Default Re: Do You Wear Guerlain L'Heure Bleu?

    Yes. Smells amazing on me.

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