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    Default Need help transitioning into spring..

    I'm usually into orientals even though I have been wearing less patch this winter as I find that it tires me.
    This time my winter loves have been CD Oud Ispahan, Evody Ambre Intense, Amouage Memoir, Opus VI, Jubilation 25 , VC&A Orchidee Vanille and Guerlain Tonka Imperiale. I do like the latter but the sweetness is so amped on me I often pick the bottle up and then decide I don't really feel like it.
    I am sensing the spring vibes already but would need suggestions on where I should transition from here. Last summer I wore OJ Isfarkand, Profumi del Forte Vittoria Apuana and Heeley Figuer. But then it got so hot on certain days I skipped scent altogether. And I still need to figure out where to go for spring.
    Suggestions? Price tag is not (really) a problem as I prefer fewer bottles but better quality and character :-). Not big on flowers, love woods and spices. And sillage lol.
    Thoughts on Guerlain VO Shanghai?
    Thanks in advance !

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    Default Re: Need help transitioning into spring..

    Montale Santal Wood perhaps.

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    Default Re: Need help transitioning into spring..

    My favorite go-to for hot days is Chanel Sycomore, fresh vetiver and dry woods. Or Malle Vetiver Extraordinaire, superfresh cedary vetiver.

    cacio

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    Default Re: Need help transitioning into spring..

    Some excellent and inexepensive choices are Mustang Blue, Samba Ice, and Yacht Man Red.

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    Guerlain Habit Rouge, Creed Silver Mountain Water, Dior Fahrenheit.
    Current Rotation:
    Clive Christian No 1
    Maison Francis Kurdjian Aqua Universalis Forte
    Creed Virgin Island Water
    Creed Jardin d'Amalfi
    Creed Millesime Imperial
    Reyane Insurrection Pure II
    Creed Aventus
    Byredo Bal d'Afrique
    Amouage Sunshine Man
    Dior Sauvage

    "Waste time wondering which "cologne" pulls better, and your genes will spread only by accident. A perfume should be right for the man, not for the job"
    Luca Turin
    Currently wearing: Aventus by Creed

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    TOM FORD Neroli Portofino

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    FM Vetiver Extraordinaire
    MPG Baime
    Lorenzo Villoresi Acqua di Colonia & Uomo

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    Default Re: Need help transitioning into spring..

    Hermes Belami
    Kilian Straight to Heaven / Back to Black
    Amouage Attar's (not on warm spring day - more for a colder spring day)
    Montale Wood & Spices

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    Default Re: Need help transitioning into spring..

    Thank you all! I just realised I'd posted on the male frag side of the forum. That's why I was suggested Farenheit.. lolz. I will probably delete this and post it where it belongs.

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