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    Default Testing Givenchy

    Hi Everyone. I've been testing scents by house and have yet to try anything by Givenchy. The last thread I could find on this topic was from 2010, so I thought that there may be new additions/opinions since then. What are your favorites from this house that you would recommend trying? (Feel free also to look at my wardrobe and make your recommendations based on what I already like or types/styles of scents missing from my growing little collection.) As always, I'm certainly open to unisex scents or "feminine" scents that guys can pull off well. Thanks in advance everyone!

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    I'd say the Vetyver, a classical, fresh, smooth vetiver, still good.

    They also used to have a wonderful masculine green floral, Insense, but it has been discontinued.


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    Monsieur de Givenchy is my favorite, followed by Givenchy Gentleman. Both smell better in their vintage formulations.
    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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    I like Givenchy Pi, I regard it as my goto Gourmand, it's sweet and smells like sugar. I don't mind the reformulation, but the new one is a bit heavy.
    I am looking for Carded Creed Samples. In particular, Virgin Island Water, Original Santal, and Erolfa. Please message me if you know how to obtain.

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