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    Default Kings of Versatility

    I saw this idea in an old thread and was really intrigued by it, but instead of dredging it back up I thought I'd start a new one.

    Post 3-5 of the most versatile scents (in your opinion) for your age group.

    Mine happens to be those of us under 25

    My five picks are:
    Green Irish Tweed- Creed
    Aventus- Creed (The only fragrance where I can't think of a situation where it would be inappropriate)
    Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme- Chanel
    Armani Code- Giorgio Armani
    Pure Havane- Thierry Mugler

    So what are the most versatile fragrances in your opinions?
    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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    Apart from what you said

    L'homme
    DHS 2012
    Terre Pure Parfum
    Mugler Cologne
    Eau Fraiche

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    Default Re: Kings of Versatility

    I think any scent can be worn at any time, as long as you apply it accordingly.

    Having said that, here are my favorite versatile fragrances that I think most people would be comfortable wearing in many different situations (let's say 25-35).

    All-around/fresh:
    Gucci pour Homme II
    YSL L'Homme
    Creed GIT
    TF Neroli Portofino
    Hermes Terre d'Hermes

    Barbershop:
    YSL Rive Gauche pour Homme

    Gourmand:
    Rochas Man

    Spicy:
    Diptyque 34 Boulevard Saint Germain

    Floral:
    MFK Lumiere Noire pour Homme
    Le Labo Rose 31
    Le Labo Iris 39

    Woody/vetiver:
    Chanel Sycomore
    Dior Vetiver
    TF Oud Wood
    Divine L'Homme Infini

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    Quote Originally Posted by hobbes22 View Post
    I think any scent can be worn at any time, as long as you apply it accordingly.
    I agree.

    Balafre
    Gatsby
    Siecle
    Formidable Homme
    Gengis Khan

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    Creed GIT, Penhaligons Douro and Castille, Chanel Egoïste (original).

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    Gucci Pour Homme II
    Floris Santal
    Himalaya
    Murdocks Black Tea
    Opus 1870

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    Another vote for Gucci Pour Homme II. I also like Dior Homme Intense.

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    5 most versatile IMO:
    Creed Aventus
    Chanel Bleu de Chanel
    Tom Ford Grey Vetiver
    Gucci Pour Homme II
    Creed GIT

    Honorable Mentions:
    Creed Spice & Wood
    Ormonde Jayne - Ormonde Man
    Diptyque Tam Dao

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    Default Re: Kings of Versatility

    bvlgari pour homme,spicebomb,ADG,D&G pour homme,tom ford pour homme and original burberry

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    Green Irish Tweed
    L'Homme
    Sycomore
    Millesime Imperial

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    Default Re: Kings of Versatility

    Many scents from L'Artisan and Hermes are quite easy to wear IMO.

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    YSL L'homme
    Diptyque 34 Boulevard Saint Germain
    GPHII
    CDG Wonderwood

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    Tdh, git, musc ravageur, dg one. ,

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    Dior Homme
    Allure Homme Sport
    Bleu de Chanel
    Guerlain Homme

    They literally go anywhere dressed up or dressed down

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    Default Re: Kings of Versatility

    Many fragrances fit the description, but Terre d'Hermès immediately comes to mind.
    Current Top Favorites:
    1) Portrait of a Lady (EdP Frédéric Malle)
    2) Giorgio for Men vintage/V.I.P. for Men (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
    3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
    4) Les Nombres d'Or Vetyver (Mona di Orio) - tie
    4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie

    6) Anat Fritz Original Formula and Classical (Anat Fritz)
    7) Captain vintage (Molyneux)
    8) Tzora (Anat Fritz)

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    Quote Originally Posted by kimo View Post
    Tdh, git, musc ravageur, dg one. ,
    musc ravageur?

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    Dior Homme Intense!

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    YSL L'Homme
    Creed Green Irish Tweed
    Creed Aventus
    Gucci Pour Homme II
    CK Eternity for Men
    Dior Fahrenheit
    My current top 10 (with no particular order):
    Givenchy Xeryus Rouge
    Dior Homme Intense
    Dior Fahrenheit
    Costume National Scent Intense
    Terre d'Hermes EDT
    CK Eternity for Men
    Creed Aventus
    YSL Rive Gauche Pour Homme (Old Tin Can)
    Thierry Mugler Pure Malt
    Costume National Homme

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    D&G The One/ Frapin 1270
    D&G pour homme
    Creed Millesime imperial/ creed original cologne
    Xerjoff uden
    DHI

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    D&G The One/ Frapin 1270
    D&G pour homme
    Creed Millesime imperial/ creed original cologne
    Xerjoff uden
    DHI

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    34 Blvd Saint Germain

    Floral, spicy, aromatic, woody and resinous. The epitome of versatility.

    34 boulevard saint germain is a fragrance celebrating Diptyque’s 50th anniversary. 34 encapsulates the scent of its first boutique located on 34 boulevard saint germain with rare and precious fragrances. The result is a fragrance that has an innovative and complex signature.
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    Developed around a chypre backbone, the base notes of wood and balms add comfort and create addiction. It is a rich and voluptuous fragrance which is suitable for men and women.

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    Age group: slightly below 30, being 29 now.

    Almost irrespective of age, some of the most versatile male fragrances I know, easily wearable an almost any occasions, almost any weather condition, almost any outfit are (in my opinion):

    Mugler Cologne
    YSL Rive Gauche
    Kenzo pour Homme
    Bleu de Chanel
    L'Eau d'Issey pour Homme

    Most or all of them so pleasant, inoffensive and tastefully understated, they could be easily worn with anything and at any age, virtually by anyone.

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    Default Re: Kings of Versatility

    Bash TF Grey Vet all you want, its clean and sharp, and a good compliment getter. I agree with these choices completely.
    Quote Originally Posted by dougczar View Post
    5 most versatile IMO:
    Creed Aventus
    Chanel Bleu de Chanel
    Tom Ford Grey Vetiver
    Gucci Pour Homme II
    Creed GIT

    Honorable Mentions:
    Creed Spice & Wood
    Ormonde Jayne - Ormonde Man
    Diptyque Tam Dao
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    1. Bleu de Chanel
    2. Aventus
    3. Green Irish Tweed
    4. Allure Homme Sport
    5. Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme

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    Terre d'Hermes
    Bleu de Chanel
    Rive Gauche pour homme
    Green Irish Tweed
    Comme des Garcons 2

    I find all of these to be quite versatile. I usually wear what I want to though, regardless of the situation
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    Gucci Pour Homme 2
    Amouage Reflection
    Bond #9 Chez Bond
    Current Favorites

    1. Amouage Reflection Man
    2. Gucci Pour Homme II
    3. Divine L'Homme Sage
    4. By Killian Back to Black
    5. Amouage Interlude
    6. Hermèssence Ambre Narguilé (2004)
    7. By Killian Rose Oud
    8. Serge Lutens Five O'Clock Au Gingembre (2008)
    9. Maison Francis Kurkdjian APOM pour Homme
    10.Creed Royal Water

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    Gucci Pour Homme II

    Chanel Platinum Egoiste

    D&G The One

    Creed GIT

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    [QUOTE=dougczar;2973100]5 most versatile IMO:
    Creed Aventus
    Chanel Bleu de Chanel
    Tom Ford Grey Vetiver
    Gucci Pour Homme II
    Creed GIT

    Couldn't agree more!

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