Hello everyone. I had a busy spring, summer, and fall. Hence the disappearance.
Sooooo.....whats new in the world of perfumery? Any unbelievable new scents? Discontinuations? Reformulations? Revivals? What terrible stuff has the IFRA been up to? Everyone still falling over Aventus or is there a new one? Let me know.....
Last edited by DuNezDeBuzier; 26th November 2014 at 07:35 PM.
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One of the popular things out now is Dior Homme Parfum (not the intense version).
Too many to mention. Some to note: Bleu De Chanel EDP, Pure Wood by Mugler, a boatload of Montales and Manceras etc.
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I saw the Zoologist offerings and they interest me a little bit. Not a huge fan of the Muglers, like em but no love. Montale already had a boatload out, now they have more?
I saw that Tea for Two is being brought back, that would extremely excite me if I hadn't already bought an overpriced bottle of it.
-D&G Pour Homme "INTENSO" a suppose intense rendition of the original love one.
-Creed's Royal Oud now Available in 4oz flask
Last edited by magnus611; 26th November 2014 at 08:02 PM.
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You might of missed Valentino Uomo which was well received.
Plenty has come out. In addition to what's been mentioned:
-Paco Rabanne's Invictus hit the US. This one seems to be either love or hate.
-Issey Miyake launched Nuit d'Issey, an oriental.
-Boss Bottled Night is now widely distributed in the US - previously, it was exclusive to Sephora.
-By Kilian came out with three new scents. Trying them over the next few days.
Top 5 for Winter:
1) Musk Oud - By Kilian
2) Straight to Heaven - By Kilian
3) Back to Black - By Kilian
4) Encre Noire - Lalique
5) M7 (vintage or Oud Absolu) - YSL
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The Invictus and Valentino don't look up my alley. I looked up the Kilians a day ago and recall one of them sounded interesting. Ive secretly loved Boss Bottled Night for about a year and a half now, even though I don't own a bottle yet. Something about it really sings to me but all the reviews have kept me from buying it for fear of smelling generic. I know that's pathetic on my part. Maybe this year will be the year I buy it.
I saw Amouage has come out with Journey, sounds like it could be a winner. That and AdP Colonia Leather. As well as a current battle with myself over TF Italian Cypress and Halston Z14.
Tralala just went on my 'to test list.' It looks like it has some potential. If its been an uninteresting past few months, I may spend this winter catching up. Still have a few classics that I want to get in the vintage form before that stock dries up.
Whats the latest word on Tom Ford London making it to the U.S.?