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    Lets say you had to give one blind buy recommendation knowing nothing about who it was for what would it be and why? Keep it under about $100

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    Default Re: If you had to give one blind buy reccommendation what would it be?

    360 Red - cheap-smells good- can be worn anytime/any season- good for any age

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    Lalique-Hommage a l'Homme
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    Gucci Pour Homme 2
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    Default Re: If you had to give one blind buy reccommendation what would it be?

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    Gucci Pour Homme 2


    Plus 1. Or perhaps ADG essenza.

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    Default Re: If you had to give one blind buy reccommendation what would it be?

    Quote Originally Posted by RichNTacoma View Post
    Plus 1. Or perhaps ADG essenza.
    I agree with Essenza - good for anybody.

    If I knew they were into fragrance in any way, I'd go with Terre d'Hermes, or maybe Bleu de Chanel.
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    Bleu de Chanel

    or maybe Guerlain Homme

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    Terre d'Hermes

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    AdG

    No one doesn't like it.

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    Dior - Fahrenheit.

    But AdG and GPH2 are solid picks.


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    If someone asked me for a reasonably priced fougere powerhouse, admittedly dark and smoky, but creating a much more distinguished, luxurious impression than its very affordable price and all this with monster longevity, it would be:

    Francesco Smalto pour Homme


    It hardly gets more "non-reformulated 80s" than this.

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    Was also going to say TdH but the (experienced) lot here have been critical of it in the past so don't know if it will suite everyone. It still is my most complimented scent.

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    Chergui by Serge Lutens. The discount houses have been deep discounting this one for as low as $60.00. You can't beat that for such a well made concoction.

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    Potion - DSquared

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    +1 for GPH II

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    for Fall-winter to be specific , since we are presently there would be....Gucci pour homme II...
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    Burberry London

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    Fall, winter - Guerlain LIDGE.
    For warmer days - AdG

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    Midnight in Paris

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    Femme - Chanel No. 5 Eau Premiere
    Homme - TdH

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    AdG

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    Opium by YSL

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    Default Re: If you had to give one blind buy reccommendation what would it be?

    Quote Originally Posted by Ken_Russell View Post
    If someone asked me for a reasonably priced fougere powerhouse, admittedly dark and smoky, but creating a much more distinguished, luxurious impression than its very affordable price and all this with monster longevity, it would be:

    Francesco Smalto pour Homme


    It hardly gets more "non-reformulated 80s" than this.
    Putting that on my test list, interested in that one, thanks.

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    LIDGE for the winter.

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    Default Re: If you had to give one blind buy reccommendation what would it be?

    I'd try and cover all the bases with something unisex, timeless, and generally well-liked - Acqua di Parma Colonia.

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    Another + for GPH II and AdG

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    Default Re: If you had to give one blind buy reccommendation what would it be?

    +1 for AdG, BdC, GpH2, TdH. Also would add Allure Homme Sport (or Versace pour Homme, very similar and about 1/2 price), YSL L'Homme, and Dior Homme.

    But if we're going strictly by OP and only allowed one not knowing anything else, then I'd say BdC. It's pretty much the new AdG...

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    Versace - Man Eau Fraiche

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    Channel Alurre Homme Sport

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