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    Voyage d'hermes and eau d'orange verte. Both great in summer but longevity is ridiculous.

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    Dior Fahrenheit, Every Creed(except BdP and Aventus), Prada Amber Pour Homme, and pretty much every designer fragrance ever created. Really.
    Favorites at the moment:
    Xerjoff Uden
    Xerjoff Nio
    Creed Virgin Island Water
    Creed Aventus
    Frapin L'humaniste
    AdP Colonia Leather
    Dior Homme cologne 2013

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    Most frags by Diptique fade within minutes on me.

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    For me, Neroli Portofino. I know some people praise it's longevity, but on me it's poor. Real shame as I love the scent.
    Currently wearing: Bois de Cédrat by Creed

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    I find most Kenzo's really bad in longevity.

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    Too many to list.
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    I can't. Haha
    I can. The new formulation is a joke as are many of the NEW Caron's

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    Sous Le Vent by Guerlain. Drop dead gorgeous chypre that lasted maybe 15 minutes.

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    acqua di gio and geir ness

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    Quote Originally Posted by DuNezDeBuzier View Post
    Yatagan, if you can believe it.
    I can definitely believe it! I'm on a Caron kick and was wearing Yatagan yesterday. I'd smelled it before, but this was my first time wearing it. I was really surprised it didn't last longer. I wouldn't say I got poor longevity. I got at least five hours, maybe six. But I expected that stuff to be screaming off my skin for ages and then on my shirt for days. Nope. It was average at best. Like I said, that really surprised me.
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    I would LOVE for the dry down of Chanel Les Exclusifs Bois des Iles edt to last longer than the 2 - 3 hours I get. I don't mind that it wears close to the skin, but after a few hours it seems to be gone. Haven't tried the parfum concentration.

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    - Yves Rocher 'Trimaran' : Good heavy citrus-woody very fresh fragrance but on me not lasting longer than 1.5 hrs

    - Revillon 'R': A gem by Maurice Roucel and my all time favourite fresh fragrance when lasting longer than 2-4 hrs max. depending on application.

    - Zino (current version): 3 hrs max, no matter how much is applied. I own vintage which lasts 6-8 hrs easily (but also smells pretty different)!
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    - Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Acqua di Parma: Colonia Leather
    - Loewe: Esencia
    - Davidoff: Leather Blend Edp
    - Revillon: R
    - MPG: Santal Noble
    - Ferrari: Essence Oud
    - Knize Ten
    - YSL: Kouros (Fraîcheur)
    - Dior: Aqua Fahrenheit

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    Yatagan (unfortunately...)

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    Oud, Robert Piguet. Definitely a favorite, though I find it last a couple of hours at best.

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    Eau D'Orange Vert, Bulgari Pour Homme and Monsieur De Givenchy

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    D&G The One
    Currently wearing: Spicebomb by Viktor & Rolf

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    John Varvatos Artisan. Such a fantastic citrus scent that lasts about 30 minutes on my skin

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    I only get 3-4 hrs max from:

    Yohji Homme
    Vetiver Tonka
    Opus 1870
    Green Irish Tweed
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    kenneth cole reaction and Eau D'Orange Vert smell awesome but don't last. I just don't understand, do these perfumers even test these out, 2-3 hours is not acceptable.
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    ADP Colonia, and Colonia Essenza (and all of the other flankers)
    D&G "The One"
    seriously, what is wrong with D&G and why are they not listening to all of the complaints. I would buy that stuff monthly if they made it stronger... instead i haven't bought it since 2008, after i ran out.

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    John Varvatos

    WISH it would last more than 5 minutes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Roblord View Post
    kenneth cole reaction and Eau D'Orange Vert smell awesome but don't last. I just don't understand, do these perfumers even test these out, 2-3 hours is not acceptable.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Davem81 View Post
    For me, Neroli Portofino. I know some people praise it's longevity, but on me it's poor. Real shame as I love the scent.
    I get this with a lot of Neroli based frags. It's usually that nice top note that dissipates very quickly. Most Citrus based frags (high quality) don't last.

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    Dior - Eau Sauvage, the classic EDT version. And I'm really sad about that! Have to reapply every 3 hours.
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    I know the Creed cheerleaders will all chirp in and disagree...but I LOVE Himalaya and it only last 30min MAX on me. I've asked impartial people to take a whiff...gone. What a waste of money
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    Eau d'Orange Verte, Orange Sanguine, Aqua Universalis, Millesime Imperial

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    I and my wife *love* Michael Kors for Men, but the scent only lasts for a few hours at best, even with 6 spritzes.
    Maybe I'll try doing more, and admittedly, the spritzes from this bottle are pretty small.
    With better longevity, this one could damn near be my #1.... with VC&A PH, Quorum, and Prada Amber PH right up there also.
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    All the Creed I have and had in the past. Timbuktu by L'artisan , but I hear others in that line have the same problem and TF noir de noir. The last one was surprising to me. Most other people get good longevity from it. I have very dry skin though.
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    1- Portrait of A Lady
    2- 34 st Germaine Boulevard by Diptyque
    3- Bleecker Street by Bond 9
    4- Acqua Di Parma Oud
    5- Clive Christian #1
    6- Coromandel by Chanel
    7- Acqua Di Parmal Colonia Intensa
    8- Guerlain Derby
    9- MFK lumiere Noir
    10- Dans Tes Bras

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ken_Russell View Post
    Most classic British style, slightly barbershop-type EDC: thus most scents e.g. by GFT or Taylor's of Bond Street I have tested.

    Love the actual scent, but would enjoy it even more with better longevity.
    I have the shaving cream Its fantastic! And I can still smell it on my face after a while If I'm not wearing fragrance.
    To answer the OP mine would be Pure Shot.
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    Millesime Imperial, Polo Double Black and Un jardin sur le nil

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    Neroli Portofino and Millesime Imperial

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