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    Default Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Green Irish Tweed
    Aquatic/Marine: Bvlgari Aqva Pour Homme
    Fruity: Aventus
    Citrus: Tom Ford Neroli Portofino / Eau Sauvage by Dior
    Spicy: Chergui
    Gourmand: Tobacco Vanille / Pure Havane
    Sweet: Dior Homme Intense / VIW
    Leather: Tuscan Leather

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    Some have more than 1 best with rgds to my liking...

    Green: Diptyque Philosykos / CdG Amazing Green / Nasomatto Hindu Grass / PG Bois Blond
    Aquatic/Marine: Acqua di Gio / Verdon by L'Occitaine
    Fruity: Creed Acier Aluminium / TM Pure Malt
    Citrus: Eau Sauvage by Dior / Hilfiger Athletic / Terre de Hermes
    Spicy: Viktor & Rolf Spice Bomb / Chergui
    Gourmand: Tobacco Vanille / Pure Havane / Coze / Aomassai
    Sweet: Dior Homme Intense
    Leather: Too many fav's in this --->>>Or Black / Knize 10 / Cuir Mauresque / Tuscan Leather / Cuir de Russie / Bel Ami / Cuir Ottoman / Derby / Aoud Leather & Cuir de Arabie by Montale / Les Nombres d'Or Cuir by Mona di Orio / Parfum d'Habit /
    Currently wearing: L'Humaniste by Frapin

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    Green: Oxford & Cambridge
    Aquatic: Sel Marin
    Fruity: Coney Island
    Citrus: L`Humaniste
    Spicy: Aedes de Venustas
    Gourmand: D600
    Sweet: Alba
    Leather: Tom of Finland

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Spicy - Gengis Khan

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    Quote Originally Posted by Attila View Post
    Green: Green Irish Tweed
    Aquatic/Marine: Bvlgari Aqva Pour Homme
    Fruity: Aventus
    Citrus: Tom Ford Neroli Portofino / Eau Sauvage by Dior
    Spicy: Chergui
    Gourmand: Tobacco Vanille / Pure Havane
    Sweet: Dior Homme Intense / VIW
    Leather: Tuscan Leather
    very nice list, nearly as I just wanted to write!
    My all time favorite:

    Dior Fahrenheit
    Currently wearing: Zen for Men by Shiseido

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Quote Originally Posted by Attila View Post
    Green: Green Irish Tweed
    Aquatic/Marine: Bvlgari Aqva Pour Homme
    Fruity: Aventus
    Citrus: Tom Ford Neroli Portofino / Eau Sauvage by Dior
    Spicy: Chergui
    Gourmand: Tobacco Vanille / Pure Havane
    Sweet: Dior Homme Intense / VIW
    Leather: Tuscan Leather
    Green: not really a fan of the style, but Guerlain Vetiver is not bad
    Aquatic: does Gucci PH II count?
    Citrus: Chanel Eau de Cologne
    Spicy: Not sure - maybe Ambre Sultan?
    Gourmand: L'Instant PH Eau Extreme
    Sweet: Habit Rouge
    Leather: puredistance M or Arsene Lupin
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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Quote Originally Posted by rubegon View Post
    Green: not really a fan of the style, but Guerlain Vetiver is not bad
    Aquatic: does Gucci PH II count?
    Citrus: Chanel Eau de Cologne
    Spicy: Not sure - maybe Ambre Sultan?
    Gourmand: L'Instant PH Eau Extreme
    Sweet: Habit Rouge
    Leather: puredistance M or Arsene Lupin
    I think so.
    I get a very light watery accord from it.

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Creed Green Valley.
    Aquatic/Marine: Hugh Parsons Blue.
    Fruity: Pomegranate Noir.
    Citrus: Xerjoff 1861.
    Spicy: Egoiste.
    Gourmand: Yohji Homme.
    Sweet: Tobacco Vanille.
    Leather: Chanel Cuir de Russie.
    Last edited by JON RODGERS; 20th April 2013 at 08:10 PM.

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    Green: Guy Laroche Horizon, Loewe para Hombre, Gucci Nobile
    Aquatic/Marine: Baldessarini del Mar, Hugh Parsons Blue
    Fruity: somehow fruity-Roma Uomo, Baldessarini EDC
    Citrus: Armani Eau pour Homme, ADP Colonia
    Spicy: Penhaligons Opus 1870
    Gourmand: Penhaligons Enydmion
    Sweet: Guerlain Mouchoir de Monsieur, Burberry London for Men (both of them only partially qualifying as sweet and also somehow overlapping with other categories)
    Leather: Knize Ten, Creed REL, Hermes Rocabar
    Currently wearing: Halston 1-12 by Halston

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Original Vetiver
    Aquatic: Bergamatto Marino
    Fruity: Aventus
    Citrus: Issey
    Spicy: Obsession
    Gourmand: A*Men
    Sweet: L' Essence De Cerruti
    Leather: Eau Sauvage Fraicheur Cuir
    Currently wearing: Memoir Man by Amouage

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    Green: SMN Ginestra, or Green Valley
    Aquatic/Marine: L'Eau par Kenzo PH
    Fruity: Euphoria Intense
    Citrus: Eau du Sud
    Spicy: Five O'Clock au Gingembre
    Gourmand: Ambre Narguile
    Sweet: Body Kouros
    Leather: Bel Ami
    Currently wearing: Équipage by Hermès

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Captain by Molyneux (vintage)
    Aquatic/Marine: New West for Him by Aramis
    Fruity: None
    Citrus: Monsieur de Givenchy by Givenchy (vintage)
    Spicy: Lalféorosa by O'driù
    Gourmand: Yohji Homme by Yohji Yamamoto (vintage)
    Sweet: Le Tabac by L'Antichambre
    Leather: Cuiron by Helmut Lang
    Last edited by drseid; 20th April 2013 at 10:43 PM.
    Current Top Favorites:
    1) Portrait of a Lady original formula (EdP Frédéric Malle)
    2) Giorgio for Men vintage/V.I.P. for Men (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
    3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
    4)
    Anat Fritz Original Formula and Classical (Anat Fritz) - tie
    4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie

    6)
    Les Nombres d'Or Vetyver (Mona di Orio)
    7) Captain vintage (Molyneux)
    8) Tzora (Anat Fritz)
    9) Javanese Patchouli (Zegna) - tie
    9) Monsieur de Givenchy vintage (Givenchy) - tie
    9) Coeur de Vetiver Sacré (L'Artisan) - tie
    9) X for Men (Clive Christian) - tie
    9) Patou pour Homme Privé (Jean Patou) - tie
    9) Oud Shamash (The Different Company) - tie

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    Green: Noveau Bowery Bond No 9
    Aquatic/Marine: the hamptons Bond No 9
    Fruity: aventus
    Citrus: Coney Island/ Armani code summer
    Spicy: Ysl De Nuit
    Gourmand: pure Havane
    Sweet: The one gentleman
    Leather: pure leather

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Creed - GIT // Bond No. 9 Chez Bond
    Aquatic/Marine: Heeley - Sel Marin // Armani AdG
    Fruity: Creed - Aventus
    Citrus: Creed - Jardin d'Amalfi // Chanel - Eau de Cologne
    Spicy: Lubin - Idole EDP // Bond No. 9 ILNYFME // D&G The One
    Gourmand: Bond No. 9 - New Haarlem.
    Sweet: Tom Ford - Tobacco Vanille // PR 1 Million
    Leather: Creed - Royal English Leather

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Quote Originally Posted by rubegon View Post
    Green: not really a fan of the style, but Guerlain Vetiver is not bad
    Aquatic: does Gucci PH II count?
    Citrus: Chanel Eau de Cologne
    Spicy: Not sure - maybe Ambre Sultan?
    Gourmand: L'Instant PH Eau Extreme
    Sweet: Habit Rouge
    Leather: puredistance M or Arsene Lupin
    I forgot Fruity: Mitsouko
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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Patrick - Fragrances of Ireland
    Aquatic: Aramis New West
    Cirus: Lostmarc'h Atao
    Spicy: Must de Cartier Eau fine
    Gourmand: LIDGE
    Sweet: Gaultier2
    Leather: Tom Ford Tuscan Leather/Leonard pour Homme
    ointments and perfume delight the heart....

    #BBOG!
    Currently wearing: Royal Water by Creed

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: French Lover
    Aquatic/Marine: Adq
    Fruity: Aventus
    Citrus: Eau Sauvage by Dior
    Spicy: Musc Ravageur
    Gourmand: Back to Black
    Sweet: Dior Homme Intense
    Leather: Tuscan Leather

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Green Green Green and Green by Miller et Bertaux
    Aquatic/Marine: Eternal Return by CB I Hate Perfume
    Fruity: Ume by Keiko Mecheri / Nectarine Blossom and Honey by Jo Malone
    Citrus: Mandarine Mandarin by Serge Lutens
    Spicy: Padparadscha by Satellite / Jungle L'Elephant by Kenzo
    Gourmand: Lann-Ael by Lostmarc'h
    Sweet: Eau des Baux by L'Occitane/ Peche Cardinal by MDCI
    Leather: Sienna by Crabtree & Evelyn

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    Quote Originally Posted by rubegon View Post
    Green: not really a fan of the style, but Guerlain Vetiver is not bad
    Aquatic: does Gucci PH II count?
    Citrus: Chanel Eau de Cologne
    Spicy: Not sure - maybe Ambre Sultan?
    Gourmand: L'Instant PH Eau Extreme
    Sweet: Habit Rouge
    Leather: puredistance M or Arsene Lupin
    Gucci PH II aquatic??? Don't see anything remotely aquatic about it personally. I'd also never class LIDGE as a gourmand.

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    Green: Green Irish Tweed / Selection Verte
    Aquatic/Marine: Millesime Imperial
    Fruity: Aventus / Virgin Island Water
    Citrus: Millesime Imperial / Terre d'Hermes Parfum
    Spicy: A*Men Taste of Fragrance
    Gourmand: I Love New York for Marriage Equality
    Sweet: Virgin Island Water
    Tobacco: Back to Black

    Replaced the leather category with tobacco, as I have more experience with the latter group of fragrances.
    Last edited by CaliDude; 22nd April 2013 at 12:09 AM.

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Paco Rabanne Metal
    Aquatic/Marine: none. special mention to HdP Petroleum for its weirdness.
    Fruity: Boxeuses/Feminite de bois
    Citrus: Chanel Eau de Cologne
    Spicy: Ambre Sultan
    Gourmand: Jeux de peau
    Sweet: Sables
    Leather: Bandit and Rien

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    Green: Menthe Freiche
    Aquatic: Acqua Di Gio
    Fruity : Aventus/ Virgin Island Water
    Citrus : Eau Savage
    Spicy :L'Air Du Desert Marocain
    Gourmand : 1270
    Sweet : Tonka Imperiale
    Tobacco : Tobacco Vanille
    My current top ten:
    1. Spice and Wood
    2. Tonka Imperiale
    3. Dior Homme
    4. Pure Malt
    5. Oud Wood
    6. Ambre Nuit
    7. L'air Du Desert Marocain
    8. Noir de Noir
    9. Apple Brandy
    10.Straight to Heaven

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    Default Re: Give me your best one for each type of fragrance.

    Green: Creed Green Irish Tweed/Carolina Herrera 212
    Aquatic/Marine: Creed Millesime Imperial/Armani Acqua Di Gio Essenza
    Fruity: Creed Aventus/Frapin 1270
    Citrus: Acqua Di Parma Colonia/Frapin L'Humaniste
    Spicy: YSL Opium Pour Homme/Amouage Interlude Man
    Gourmand: Bond No.9 New Haarlem/Dior Homme Intense
    Sweet: Mugler Pure Malt/Creed Original Santal
    Leather: Dueto Golden Boy/Knize Ten
    Tobacco: Killian Back to Black/Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille
    Dark: Montale Dark Aoud/Lalique Encre Noir
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    Green- A scent by Issey Miyake
    Aquatic- Kenneth Cole Reaction/ Issey Miyake L'eau D'Issey summer 2009
    Fruity- Creed Virgin Island Water/ Allure Homme Edition Blanche
    Citrus- Of A Man By The Body Shop
    Spicy- Burberry London
    Gourmand- Bond No.9 I Love NY For All
    sweet- Body Kouros By YSL
    Leather- Vince Camuto
    Tobacco- Gucci Pour Homme II
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    Green - Loewe Esencia
    Aquatic - Bvlgari Aqva PH
    Fruity - Chanel Allure Blanche
    Citrus - Terre d'Hermes
    Spicy - T. Mugler A*Men TOF
    Gourmand - Escada Magnetism
    Sweet - Cacharel Nemo
    Leather - E. Aigner Black
    Tobacco - Versace Dreamer
    Dry - Versace Man
    Chypre - Shiseido Basala
    Incense - Gucci PH I
    "I love fragrances because they provide a sheer endless variety: there is a scent for every occasion, mood or feeling. Standing before my collection in the morning matching a perfume to my needs is one of the most enjoyable things in my day"...I don't want to miss that...

    Current Top 15 Summer: | Tom Ford Grey Vetiver | Shiseido Basala |
    Dior Eau Sauvage Extreme | Chanel Bleu | Guerlain Homme Intense | Armani Emporio Lui | Cartier Pasha | Guerlain Homme L'Eau Boisee | D&G Light Blue PH | Givenchy PH Blue Label | C.Herrera 212 Men | T.Mugler Ice*Men | Bvlgari Aqva PH | Kiton Black | Bvlgari PH Soir |
    Currently wearing: Terre d'Hermès by Hermès

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