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View Poll Results: Battle of the powerhouses

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  • Lauder for Men

    1 6.25%
  • Giorgio Beverly Hills

    5 31.25%
  • Givenchy Gentleman

    6 37.50%
  • Other

    4 25.00%
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  1. #1

    Cool Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Lauder for men by Estee Lauder (1985)
    Giorgio Beverly Hills (1986)
    Givenchy Gentleman (1974)

    If you chose 'other', mention the one you prefer over the above (stick with 70s & 80s).

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Halston 1-12

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Now *this* is more my kind of "battle". Assuming the vintage versions of all of them where they smell their best, Giorgio for Men is the winner but all of them are great.
    Current Top Favorites:
    1) Portrait of a Lady (EdP Frédéric Malle)
    2) Giorgio for Men vintage (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
    3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
    4) Les Nombres d'Or Vetyver (Mona di Orio) - tie
    4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie

    6) Anat Fritz Original Formula and Classical (Anat Fritz)
    7) Captain vintage (Molyneux)
    8) Tzora (Anat Fritz)

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    Vintage Giorgio for Men

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    vintage GBH

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    how come only 3 ?
    why not 19 & the last box for others

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Givenchy Gentleman
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    Drakkar 'Noir" vintage
    "Thank GOD for the nose, for without it we would not be enjoying these beautiful created Scents" also Remember "Balance is everything and the key to appreciating "

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Givenchy Gentleman (1974) > Lauder for men by Estee Lauder (1985) Giorgio Beverly Hills (1986)

  10. #10

    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Gentleman is my choice

  11. #11

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    Lapidus Pour Homme

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    All three are excellent - Giorgio for Men (preferably vintage)

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Quote Originally Posted by drseid View Post
    Now *this* is more my kind of "battle". Assuming the vintage versions of all of them where they smell their best, Giorgio for Men is the winner but all of them are great.
    Regarding both this "battle" and Giorgio for Men, I agree wholeheartedly!

  14. #14

    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    Givenchy Gentleman
    Yep, this one.

  15. #15

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    Gentleman but it's no powerhouse at all imo............
    My Top 10 : (In no particular order)

    - Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Paco Rabanne: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Loewe: Esencia/Pour Homme
    - Guerlain: Homme L'Eau Boisee
    - Chanel: Egoïste
    - MPG: Santal Noble
    - Guerlain: Vetiver
    - Amouage: Jubilation XXV
    - Dior: Homme Intense
    - YSL: Kouros (Fraicheur)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slayerized View Post
    Gentleman but it's no powerhouse at all imo............
    Agree!
    My current top five:

    Etro - Vetiver
    Slumberhouse - Ore
    Parfum d'Empire - Cuir Ottoman
    Hermès - Equipage (vtg)
    Geo F Trumper - Curzon

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    Default Re: Battle of the powerhouses - Lauder vs GBH vs GG vs other

    I'd go with Givenchy Gentleman, but to be fair, it's been ages since I smelled it. I've seen some compare H.O.T. Always to it, and I don't remember the two smelling similar, but they might. I smelled them a few years apart! I think H.O.T. Always is seriously underrated. Or, maybe "under appreciated" is more appropriate? It's quite compelling.

    Quote Originally Posted by drseid View Post
    Now *this* is more my kind of "battle"
    ...you mean where there's an actual reason for the post, instead of the spam polls?
    In my swap list: Gucci Pour Homme (2003) BNIB.
    I'm looking for Reflection Man or Andy Warhol (silver bottle w/Andy's face)

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