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    ralph lauren big pony #2 came in the mail saturday.

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    Fougere Royale by Houbigant
    Mouchoir DeMonsieur by Guerlain
    Duro by Nasomatto
    And CDG 2
    Current top choices:
    1- Clive Christian X
    2-Clive Christian C
    3- Portrait of a lady
    4- Amouage Dia
    5- New York oud
    6 34 st Germaine boulevard by Diptyque
    7- by killian Pure Oud
    8- coromandel by Chanel
    9- Chergui
    10- Tom ford Tuscan leather

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    Ungaro Pour Homme I
    Chanel Antaeus

    Gucci Pour Homme II
    Last edited by Avecesar; 7th May 2013 at 07:44 AM.

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    Eau De Moheli by Diptyque 100ml

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    A favorite Creed salesman called recently to let me know that a green flacon of Angelique Encens was available. I couldn't resist the thought of being able to wear this one with reckless abandon for years to come. I was delighted to find that the flacon arrived without any leakage whatsoever. Angelique Encens is a masterpiece and seems to age very well. Martin


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    back ups of Opium PH
    and Rodriguez for him musc edition
    got coupons from sephora with 20% slashed off

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    Accidentally bought a 100mL Tea for Two from L'Artisan's website...
    It was already in my basket, when I went back to look at their website, so I guess it was a sign Time to see what the hype is about
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    Picked up a 2nd bottle after I got word from Gucci on its likely demise.

    Quote Originally Posted by rynegne View Post
    Another blind buy. Read the notes, read the reviews, bought GPHI, loved it, pulled the trigger on GPHII. I had to before they discontinue this one too. $55 for a 3.3oz...not bad.


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    Quote Originally Posted by NorstrÝm View Post
    Accidentally bought a 100mL Tea for Two from L'Artisan's website...
    It was already in my basket, when I went back to look at their website, so I guess it was a sign Time to see what the hype is about
    Tea for Two??? I thought this was discontinued. I see it's available only in European countries but is out of stock in the US That's crazy.

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    La Nuit de l'Homme - Yves Saint Laurent (100ml)

    Fahrenheit - Dior (100ml)

    Boss Bottled - Hugo Boss (100ml)
    Last edited by GSHARP; 8th May 2013 at 11:31 PM.

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    Backed up bottles of L'Artisan Merchant Loup, Navegar, GpH2

    New bottles of Hermes Eau Claire des merveilles, Cartier Declaration d'un soir
    Current Favorites:
    J'ai Fait un Reve by Majda Bekkali
    Rose d'Arabie by Armani
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    Bois d'Iris by Van Cleef & Arpels

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    Quote Originally Posted by frostyicy View Post
    Tea for Two??? I thought this was discontinued. I see it's available only in European countries but is out of stock in the US That's crazy.
    A lot of silly people run the perfume industry... I mean, Gucci disco's Gucci pour homme I and now II, Dior reformulates everything, so does YSL now, and even everybody's favorite fragrance uncle, Serge Lutens, goes back and forth with the limited distribution of his fragrances. Drama and intrigue everywhere... Just look at the Montale controversy

    Right now, the ones I trust the most, are the mad people at Comme des GarÁons There is not really much reform. chatter about them, and even though they make some quirky fragrances, which do not follow the mainstream trends, they have disco'ed not much more than a handful of fragrances, and I think most were just limited edition bottles
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    Decided Gucci Pour Homme II is bottle-worthy.

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    L'Occitan eau de toilette L'Occitane En Provence

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    all 4 .5 oz mini's of ralph lauren's big pony collection

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    Dior Vetiver after hearing of the discontinuation. My first Dior, hope it doesn't disappoint. Definitely my most expensive blind buy...

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    Quote Originally Posted by treeman5823 View Post
    Vintage L'Heure Bleue edt. Sorry mikeperez.
    Why sorry? Enjoy!
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    Managed to get hold of a bottle of the rare Vintage Extract Of Mysore Sandalwood by Crabtree & Evelyn.


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    Lady Vengence and Chergui

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    fun estate sales finds. 1/2 oz. Dana Ambergris Oil, Fong Leng miniature, Van Gils cologne miniature & a half-full bottle of vintage splash Estee Lauder Private Collection. Total price, $2.75.

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    Bumping this thread, as it seems that people accidentally keep using last months thread
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    Roy Soleil Extreme for Men by Salvador Dali 100ml

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    New Haarlem

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    YSL Rive Gauche.

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    Just blind bought

    Comme des GarÁons
    Black

    Cannot wait until it arrives!
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    Turtle Vetiver BACK

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    Chergui by Serge Lutens

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    l'artisan timbuktu from ebay.

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    Bois d'Ombrie - Eau d'Italie
    Sartorial - Penhaligon's
    Gigli Man - Romeo Gigli
    Mat; Very Male - Masaki Matsushima
    Raw Vanilla - Coty
    Acqua di Selva - Visconte di Modrone
    Legend - Michael Jordan
    Captain Molyneux (100ml Splash)
    34 Rue de Saint Germaine - Diptyque
    La Fumee - Miller Harris
    Kalemat - Arabian Oud
    ointments and perfume delight the heart....

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    Heeley Sel Marin and Figuier

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    Bought a few additions to my collection:

    • Armani Eau Pour Homme vintage
    • Boucheron Pour Homme vintage
    • Gendarme Cologne








    Some bottles for sale (Worldwide)


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    Last month I bought vintage Miss Dior perfume for my MOM for MOTHERS DAY TOMORROW.

    Today I bought Dior Addict EDP

    Today my vintage Faberge Tigress perfume arrived in the mail

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    Gucci Pour Homme I

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    Paul Smith London

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    A few days ago, I bought 24 Gold by Scentstory for a longtime friend of mine from FragranceX. I ordered it and it came in the mail earlier in the week, but I didn't want to post about it in this thread until I actually gave it to my friend.

    My reasoning for buying it was:
    1. He's a huge fan of the TV show 24, right down to owning a Jack Bauer T-shirt
    2. I was looking for a gateway cologne for him to discover fragrance (he already liked the smell of certain other personal care products)
    3. I thought that combining the subjects of one of his favorite TV shows and cologne would be a good mix for him to enter the fragrant realm
    4. 24 Gold has received excellent reviews here on Basenotes


    After an early birthday dinner at Applebee's (one of his favorite restaurant chains) tonight, he decided to give it two spritzes. His initial thoughts on 24 Gold? "I really like this." Looks like we may be having a new fraghead in training.

    Oh, and I took a spritz of it as well. Pretty darn good stuff.
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    I just bought Dior Homme

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    Doir Leather Oud from the Dior Boutique in NYC. I've also made future plans to get my hands on Oud Ispahan and Bois D'Argent (which for whatever reason the SA was trying pretty hard to push me towards). Might be the best fragrance I've ever smell, no exaggeration.

    Also ordered YSL M7 Oud Absolu after finally getting to sample it at Bergdorf (But not wanting to pay 40% there more than I would on amazon). I was thoroughly impressed, the Oud is the main note for sure but it's so well blended with everything else that it feels pretty easy to wear.

    Finally got my hands on what appears to be the last bottle of Body Kouros in NYC yesterday. Side-note, but I've never seen this anywhere, not at any of the department stores, including Bergdorf, Barney's or Saks. Lord and Taylor is the only one I've seen that carried Kouros, but they didn't have Body (although every kitschy perfume store run by a middle eastern guy carries Kouros). Finally walked into yet another one of the aforementioned kitschy store, and viola! the last bottle of Body Kouros was sitting there. From what I've gathered this stuff was repackaged last year (but not reformulated) but I've never seen the repackaging online, or in any U.S. store. The salesman at the place I got it assured me it was discontinued, and I know that's usually a tactic used to justify why something isn't in stock/is in low stock, but considering how I've never seen it, is what he said true? Has Body Kouros been discontinued in the U.S. and was I just really lucky?
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    2. Black Aoud- Montale
    3. M7 Oud Absolu- YSL (I really REALLY like oud)
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    6. Straight to Heaven- By Kilian
    7. Aventus- Creed
    8. Pure Havane- Theirry Mugler
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    10.Body Kouros- YSL

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    Some vintage fragrances as usual:












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    Been wanting Halston Z-14 for a while and I found a 4.2 oz bottle for $12 bucks and jumped on it! What a beautiful scent! It's classic, rugged, masculine, sophisticated, and charming all in one!

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    Versace Oud Noir:



    - - - Updated - - -

    Quote Originally Posted by Hordak View Post
    Some vintage fragrances as usual:











    Awesome purchases!!! I envy you..
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    Currently on my Rotation:
    1. Artisan
    2. Mugler Cologne
    3. Bergamotto Marino
    4. Pure Shot
    5. Burberry Touch
    6. Bang
    7. GIT
    8. Bvlgari pHE
    9. TdH
    0. YSL Libre

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    Quote Originally Posted by staticx View Post
    Versace Oud Noir:

    WHERE AND HOW?? Care to post a review for those of us less fortunate?
    Current Top 10:
    1. Leather Oud- Dior
    2. Black Aoud- Montale
    3. M7 Oud Absolu- YSL (I really REALLY like oud)
    4. Green Irish Tweed- Creed
    5. Cuir de Russie- Chanel
    6. Straight to Heaven- By Kilian
    7. Aventus- Creed
    8. Pure Havane- Theirry Mugler
    9. Shalimar EdP- Guerlain
    10.Body Kouros- YSL

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    Turkish delight!

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    Vintage Jules EDT
    2006 Antaeus EDT
    Vintage Givenchy Gentleman EDT

    Nearly finished - just a couple of bottles of M7 to go.
    Knize Ten EDT for Sale! Please check the Items For Sale Thread!

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    Creed's Virgin Island Water

    I can't be without VIW for the summer. My decant ran out so I went FB so I will never run out of this magical elixir juice

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    Just picked up some Vintage Cool Water. (Bottle with the gold script writing)

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    Comme des Garcons Vettiveru - going on a crazy vetiver kick


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    Gucci envy and St Dupont signature.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rynegne View Post
    Comme des Garcons Vettiveru - going on a crazy vetiver kick

    Great stuff, I am sure you will enjoy it Got the 500mL splash myself
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    Quote Originally Posted by keram View Post
    LOVE this one!!! Great Lavender!

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    Got these three in a trade:

    Black Afgano


    Ambra Mediterranea


    Santal Blanc


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    Quote Originally Posted by 350TPI View Post
    Paul Smith London
    Where did you find it?

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    Xerjoff Fars 50ml
    Montale Aoud Cuir d'Arabie 100ml
    Keiko Mecheri Oliban 75ml
    For Sale:Gucci Pour Homme II , Amouage Attar,Lubin Idole http://www.basenotes.net/threads/313...dwide-Shipping

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    Some cool looking bottle.


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    L'Antichambre Le Message Oubliť, CdG Black, MDCI Le Rivage des Syrtes, M. Micallef Denis Durand Couture, Jovoy Les Jeux Sont Faits

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    A very nice cheap scent :P
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