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  • Dior Dune

    4 7.69%
  • Diptyque Philosykos

    22 42.31%
  • James Heeley Figuier

    1 1.92%
  • Hermès Un Jardin En Mediterranee

    5 9.62%
  • L’Artisan Parfumeur Premier Figuier

    7 13.46%
  • Marc Jacobs Men

    2 3.85%
  • Acqua di Parma Blu Mediterraneo - Fico di Amalfi

    3 5.77%
  • Armani Prive Figuier Eden

    4 7.69%
  • Salvatore Ferragamo pour Homme

    4 7.69%
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Thread: Favourite Fig

  1. #1

    Default Favourite Fig

    What's the most popular Fig based fragrance around here?

  2. #2

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    Philosykos though there's a couple important ones that I haven't tried, particularly James Heeley Figuier and L'Artisans Premier Figuier.

  3. #3

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    I love the Heeley

  4. #4

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    Jardin en Mediteranee is sweet fig, but it is still the best.

  5. #5

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    Missing:
    Ninfeo Mio by Annick Goutal
    Jardins de Kerylos by Parfumerie Générale
    Ichnusa by Profumum Roma
    Wild Fig & Cassis by Jo Malone
    You cannot control your own population by force, but it can be distracted by consumption.

    Noam Chomsky

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    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    My favorite is M Micallef Richard from her private collection.

  7. #7

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    Either the Diptyque or the Heeley (undeservedly underrated, IMO).


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  8. #8

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    Byredo Pulp

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    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    I chose L'Artisan, but I only have the Extreme version and haven't tried the original. I also love Dune pour homme and wear it often.

    A great one that you missed is Mark Jacobs Fig Splash.
    My current top 10 (subject to change) in no particular order:

    Rive Gauche Pour Homme, Serge Lutens Cuir Mauresque, Armani Prive' Nuances,
    Armani Prive' Bois d'Encens, Ermenegildo Zegna Indonesian Oud, Essenza de Zegna, Amouage Beloved Man, Fahrenheit Le Parfum, Dior La Collection Couturier Vetiver, and Rasikh Syed Junaid Alam.

  10. #10

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    From this list, Dune and Fico D'Amalfi would be my (almost equally high ranked) favorites.

  11. #11

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    My favorite is Armani Privé Figuier Eden. Followed closely by the Heeley & Diptyque.

  12. #12

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    How good is armani figuier? it sounds interesting but seems like it could lean on the more feminine side..

  13. #13

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    Diptyque Philosykos if you want the fig & the tree.

    For the fig alone try the Heeley.

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  14. #14

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    Anybody here tried both Philosykos and Un Jardin Mediteranee?

    These are the 2 I'm most interested in. I've tried them both but cannot remember how they compare side by side.

    Also I'll probably purchase either one of these..

  15. #15

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    Costume National Homme. Albeit no fig note per se, overall smell is quite fig-like + spice and woods.

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  17. #17

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    Dune hands and feet down to the ground!

  18. #18

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    Philosykos is green and natural, but it had some disgusting note in it, which I can't abide.

  19. #19

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    Hermès Un Jardin En Mediterranee

  20. #20

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    I voted for Philosykos although I probably prefer Mother (Opus Oils) and for tenacity, Pulp (Byredo).
    Current Top Ten:
    1) Polo Crest
    2) Chypre Palatin
    3) 34 Boulevard Saint Germain
    4) One Man Show Gold Edition
    5) Kouros (Vintage)
    6) Mamluk
    7) Tobacco Vanille
    8) Interlude Man
    9) More than Words
    10) Ungaro II (Vintage)

  21. #21

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    Dior Dune Pour Homme for me...
    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

  22. #22

    Default Re: Favourite Fig

    Not my favorite note, but I can tolerate in the Marc Jacobs . Couldn't tolerate phylosykos
    Current top choices:
    1- Portrait of A Lady
    2-Guerlain Heritage
    3- Chez Bond
    4- Amouage Dia
    5- New York oud
    6 34 st Germaine boulevard by Diptyque
    7- by killian Pure Oud
    8- coromandel by Chanel
    9- MFK lumiere Noir
    10- Clive Christian X

  23. #23

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    Dior Dune.

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