VanCleef & Arpels pour homme
Thread: Best Cologne under $30?
What is the best cheapy cologne you've come across?
VanCleef & Arpels pour homme
Solara Homme by Lomani
Giorgio for Men
Current Top Favorites:
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
6) 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) X for Men (Clive Christian) - tie
9) Patou pour Homme Privé (Jean Patou) - tie
9) Oud Shamash (The Different Company) - tie
Kenzo pour homme and Ferre Bergamotto Marino for the summer and spring.
Zino Davidoff, Bogart Pour Homme, and Michael Kors for fall and winter.
Jacques Fath Green Water
Puig Quorum Silver
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Burberry London occasionally goes under $30 for a 3.4 oz
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I'm gonna have to go with the tried, true and versatile Lolita Lempicka Au Masculin.
24 Gold by Scent Story
This has got to be my all-time greatest cheapie purchase. I've gotten rid of some niche fragrances because I find this to be all around more wearable and pleasant for $27 for 100 ml.
The runner-up has got to be Bulgari Black. Such quality and originality all for under $40.
1) Dirty English
2) Nautica Voyage
3) Perry Ellis 360 Red
1. Creed - Spice & Wood
2. Creed - Aventus
3. Dior - Vetiver
4. by Kilian - Incense Oud
5. Puredistance - Black
6. by Kilian - Cruel Intentions
7. Armani Privé - Oud Royal
8. Brückner - Aoud 1
9. Creed - Royal English Leather
10. House of Matriarch - Blackbird
Michael Jordan Legend or Lolilta Lempicka Au Masculine
Another for Rive Gauche. I lucked out and got it for just under $30 from Overstock dot com with a 15% off coupon and "new customer" free shipping promotion. For 120 ml NISB, I'd say that's a pretty sweet deal!
Michael Jordan Legend
Everlast Original 1910. Under $20 and a great bargain. This was created by nose Antoine Lie for Clarins.
Notes are lime, lavender, mandarin orange, mint and grapefruit; middle notes are nutmeg, cypress, cinnamon, tarragon and geranium; base notes are leather, tonka bean, patchouli, musk and guaiac wood.
"No sweet perfume ever tortured me more than this." Desert Rose by Sting and Cheb Mami, Album 1999.
1. Lolita Lempicka
2. Encre Noir
3. Rive Gauche
4. Ungaro III
5. Rochas Man
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
Giorgio for Men by by Giorgio Beverly Hills
Grey Flannel by Geoffrey Beene
Red by Giorgio Beverly Hills
Montana Parfum d'Homme
Escada pour Homme
Yatagan by Caron
Pour Homme De Caron
Le 3` Homme de Caron
Seconding two aforementioned scents: Ungaro III, also, whenever Rive Gauche is on sale.
Van Cleef & Arpels pour Homme.
"Le parfum est la musique du corps"
The latest version of Van Cleef & Arples our Homme is very good. Found a bottle of Uomo? Moschino for $19.99 a few months ago. Giorgio for Men is good in its current version but I still prefer the vintage.
1. Le 3me Homme - Caron
2. Yatagan - Caron
3. Van Cleef & Arples Pour Homme
4. Dolce & Gabbana pour Homme
5. Kouros - YSL
6. L'Anarchiste - Caron
7. Xeryus - Givenchy
8. V.I.P. Special Reserve - Giorgio Beverly Hills
9. The Dreamer - Versace
10. Nobile - Gucci
You can get 10ml decant of most niche frags in splits delivered for $30 nowdays so how about Amouage of your liking?
Ck One Shock
Elizabeth Taylor passiion
Off the top of my head
-Cologne is the only fashionable thing that fits me! (Me, circa 1997-present)
Yardley Citrus and Wood Can be had for £10 here (about $16). If you don't believe me have a look at Odysseusms review!
Paul Smith for men. Under $20.
Formerly known as Inselaffe
I know alot of people don't like it but Dunhill Desire smells great on my skin and i always get complements when I wear it and it can be found for under $30 online or at some fragrance stores.
Too many to name..
My Current Top 10:
Rive Gauche Light (2004)
Paul Smith Man (2009)
Burberry London (2006)
Prada Amber pour Homme (2006)
Live Jazz (1998)
Eau des Baux (2006)
Midnight in Paris EDP (2010)
Arpege pour Homme (2005)
Eau Duelle (2010)
I stick with the Samba line and ZARA Line. $12.00 and under!
I agree that Pinaud Special Reserve line is an excellent buy for the money. Worth looking into.
Lolita Lempicka au Masculin
Azzaro L'Eau Pour Homme, and of course, the original Azzaro Pour Homme.
Ted Lapidus Altamir
I like Rochas Man i paid $19.99 at TJ Maxx for a 50 ML bottle
Grey Flannel. Not even a fair contest imo.
Elsha 1776 is the best deal EVER. Skip a lunch, add it to the $30, and go for the 8oz'er.
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