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    Default Golden Boy: does this look real?

    Hi boys,
    This just arrived from Germany. Does this packaging look authentic to you?


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    That is definitely not Golden Boy by Dueto. Just do a simple search for images and you will see that.

    It might be another fragrance named Golden Boy by a different company. What were you expecting?

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    ^This.

    That doesn't look like Golden boy to me. is this from a distributor or from a private sale?
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    Default Re: Golden Boy: does this look real?

    It might be it's counter part....no it's a plane , no it's a bird ...oohh No is golden girl....lol
    yeah definitely not Golden boy...

    btw: how's the juice smelling like...you never know ...might be a Gem under the radar.....let us know???
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    Dior Homme stripe, 1 Million box, and Golden Boy name, I'm thinking you got ripped off

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    Default Re: Golden Boy: does this look real?

    It's clearly just a knock off 1 Million. Nothing more, nothing less.

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    Default Re: Golden Boy: does this look real?

    Quote Originally Posted by Randall Flagg View Post
    It's clearly just a knock off 1 Million. Nothing more, nothing less.
    That's my take on the matter, too.

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    This is not Golden Boy by Dueto!!!
    I hope you didn't pay a lot

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    Default Re: Golden Boy: does this look real?

    Quote Originally Posted by Kielecki View Post
    I hope you didn't pay a lot
    My thought also.
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    Default Re: Golden Boy: does this look real?

    If it's just called Golden Boy then it's probably just a knockoff. If they said it was by Dueto then you need to get your money back.

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    Sigh......... Thank you everyone. I knew it as soon as I opened the box....... Ripped off again. Sadly my German was not good enough to see the various get outs...... On the eBay listing. It was under twenty euros and doesn't smell unpleasant, but neither does it smell good either. I'll give it to someone unfussy.
    Note to self: stop getting carried away and look very carefully at eBay listings.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dazhel View Post
    Sigh......... Thank you everyone. I knew it as soon as I opened the box....... Ripped off again. Sadly my German was not good enough to see the various get outs...... On the eBay listing. It was under twenty euros and doesn't smell unpleasant, but neither does it smell good either. I'll give it to someone unfussy.
    Note to self: stop getting carried away and look very carefully at eBay listings.
    What were you looking for originally? Golden Boy by Dueto?

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    That's definitely not the Golden Boy you were probsbly hoping for

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    It was Golden Boy by Dueto I was looking for. It never occurred to me to check the packaging image on the net.... Duh! I would also have seen that twenty euros was silly cheap too. You live and learn.

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    Seems to be this
    Eau De Toilette Homme-100 Ml - " Golden Boy "

    EAU DE TOILETTE "GOLDEN BOY" Parfum CLOSE 2 FOR MEN 80 vol - 100 ml Pamplemousse, Coriandre/Cardamone, Gingembre/ Bois de Cèdre, Ambre. orientale épicée, subtilité et douceur Vaporisateur - natural spray - longue durée
    http://www.priceminister.com/offer/b...oy-parfum.html

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    Default Re: Golden Boy: does this look real?

    Quote Originally Posted by dazhel View Post
    It was Golden Boy by Dueto I was looking for. It never occurred to me to check the packaging image on the net.... Duh! I would also have seen that twenty euros was silly cheap too. You live and learn.
    Well what does this imitation smell like? Does it compare to the 'real' stuff at all well?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rüssel View Post
    Yep. That's the one. As soon as you see the box you know you are screwed. The printing isn't even straight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chopwet View Post
    Well what does this imitation smell like? Does it compare to the 'real' stuff at all well?
    Hi, it a weak tobacco/vanilla kinda thing. Spray as much as you like: it's gone in a flash.

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    That is a shame.. Get you cash back

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