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    Cool What are the Best Celebrity Scents?

    Thought this would be a fun topic since there's some real hidden gems out there. My list so far is:

    Michael Jordan Legend (New Haarlem on the cheap)

    David Beckham Homme

    Hillary Duff With Love (A feminine but completely unisex, gives a coconut/tropical feel)

    McGraw Southern Blend (It's the best of the line, but considering how terrible the others are that's not saying much lol)

    Sean John Unforgivable (Overpriced for what it is, but a decent MI clone)

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    Mine would be:
    1. David Beckham Homme
    2. Sean John Unforgivable
    3. Sean John I'm King of the night
    4. Antonio Banderas Black Seduction
    5. Santana for Him
    6. Usher Him (black bottle)
    7. Power 50 Cent
    8. Tim McGraw Southern Blend
    9. Daddy Yankee

    I've heard a lot about MJ Legend but never got a chance to test it. Moreover, it is not available anywhere (in India). Its on my test list.

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    Ignis by Omar Sharif

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    Rocawear Evolution, Carlos Santana, Daddy Yankee, Derek Jeter Driven Black
    My current favorites:

    Bleu De Chanel, Creed Green Irish Tweed, Zino Davidoff, Dior Homme Intense, Creed Royal Oud, M7 (all versions), Chanel Egoiste, Dior Homme Sport, and Thierry Mugler Pure Malt.

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    Creed

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    Power by 50 cents smells like Black XS to me, save for the citrus top note added..
    DB Homme doesn't resemble MJ Bang but rather, TdH(EDC)..
    On Sillage:

    If someone can smell me at more than an arm's length away, I'm probably wearing too much of whatever I applied; if she can distinctly make out the top notes, then perhaps I left the house a bit too soon..

    On icebreaker:

    I tend to compliment people on their frags to make short talks rather than anything more meaningful.

    ¿Si o No?

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    Creed
    What celebrity is Creed?????

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    Inverse for Men by Kylie Minogue

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    KINSKI

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    I suppose if someone gave me a bottle of Unforgivable I could live with it, but anything else is likely to be used as a toilet air-freshener

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    Antonio Banderas seduction in black.
    my current top five (always in transition)

    Dior Eau Noire
    HdP 1725 Casanova
    eau de gloire parfum d'empire
    Dia man Amouage
    comme des garçons man 2

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    Cumming / Santana for Men / Mark Birley for Men are well-constructed and purchaseworthy. The vast majority of the remainder fall somewhere between mediocre and risible IMHO.
    Last edited by JON RODGERS; 30th November 2012 at 11:47 AM.

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    Personally haven't bothered to try many celeb fragrances, and the one or two I have tried I didn't like. However, I love the smell of Avril Lavigne Forbidden Rose on my wife. I like that one a lot.
    Seasonal favorites:

    1. Creed - Spice & Wood
    2. Creed - Aventus
    3. Brückner - Aoud 1
    4. Armani Privé - Oud Royal
    5. by Kilian - Incense Oud
    6. Dior - Vetiver
    7. Les Nez - Turtle Vetiver Back
    8. Neela Vermeire - Trayee
    9. Amouage - Jubilation XXV
    10. Creed - Royal English Leather

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    Many are horrible, but imo, the ones listed below are all worth mentioning. I have tested/owned A LOT of celebrity fragrances.

    Antonio Banderas: Blue Seduction
    Antonio Banderas: Seduction in Black
    Antonio Banderas: Spirit
    Antonio Banderas: Spirit VIP
    Sean John: Unforgivable
    David Beckham Homme
    David Beckham Instinct Intense (harder to find now)
    Intimately Beckham
    Paris Hilton for Men
    Daddy Yankee
    McGraw
    McGraw Southern Blend
    Michael Jordan

    Honorable mention(s):
    Usher

    P.S.
    I am glad to see more love for David Beckham Homme on here. It's a very nice one, reminiscent of TdH, but more wearable really. Wore this for my SOTD yesterday. Perfect for perfect weather!
    My 3 Signature Scents:

    Rive Gauche Light (2004)
    Fahrenheit (1988)
    Paul Smith Man (2009)

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    Creed
    LMAO Nice one!!!

    I'll take Michael Jordan Legend with the cargo shorts of course!!!!

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    Alain Delon-Iquitos
    David Beckam-Instinct

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    Micheal Jordan
    McGraw
    McGraw Southern Blend
    Elizabeth Taylor Passion
    Jay-Z Rocawear X

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    I am not to big on celeb frags, but actually own 2. They are both great and have already been mentioned, so I'll second (or third) Antonio Banderas Seduction in Black and Tim McGraw Southern Blend. Though I enjoy both very much, Seduction in Black gets worn much more often.

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    Only own and like 3......

    1. Luciano Pavarotti

    2. David Beckham Instinct

    3. Power 50 cents

    I just recently acquired the Pavarotti which is wonderful.... The other two I wear on a fairly regular basis.....

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    Antonio Banderas Blue Seduction

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    Totally underrated and little known: a currently discontinued Julio Iglesias scent from the early 90s.

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    Another one I missed...not sure if it is still in production...
    Listen by Herb Alpert

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    LUCIANO PAVAROTTI FOR MEN An incredible violet over woods melange. Really beautiful and really underrated.

    ..........also, CHER UNINHIBITED

    ..........GABRIELA SABATINI, (her first womens release) A rich honeyed tobacco fragrance, very wearable for a man.

    ......... MICHAEL JACKSON, (bottle with hologram on front). Similar to Boss Spirit, a very high quality fragrance.

    I highly recommend all of these.
    Last edited by david; 2nd December 2012 at 04:13 PM.
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    MJ - Legend

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    +1 for Southern Blend. Easy to find and relatively inexpensive.
    "No sweet perfume ever tortured me more than this." Desert Rose by Sting and Cheb Mami, Album 1999.

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