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    Default Need some suggestions - AGAIN!

    I know some of you had made some suggestions on another thread for me but I can't seem to find it...but looking for a unique niche fragrance that smells fantastic and garners compliments....preferably for the upcoming Spring/Summer months...I like the suggestions to focus more around virtually unknown or unmentioned houses and scents...I like that!

    I had some peeps mentioned Nu_be but wasn't impressed....need it to be long lasting and amazing scent trail....

    I've mentioned a few examples like

    Costume National Homme
    Profumi di Pantelleria Marstrale
    Ulrich Anvers

    Not looking for OUDS or Creeds, Montales etc....

    Thanks for your thoughts!!!


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    Default Re: Need some suggestions - AGAIN!

    Heeley Sel Marin..
    Maybe Bentley Azure when it comes out?

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    I have Sel Marin...not heard of Bentley Azure...

    Sounds interesting!


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    Try something in the Ramone Monegal brand.
    Is the juice worth the squeeze?

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    You could try the Eau d'Italie line. Paestum Rose is my favourite from them. Parfumerie Generale and Nasomatto also have many unique/unusual fragrances in my opinion. My personal favourite for spring/summer is 1861 by Xerjoff.
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    Byredo Pulp projects great

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    for your weather - go back to basics / classics - hadrien absolu / monsieur de givenchy / ysl pour homme haute concentration / chanel pour monsieur concentree.

    if u buy any of the above, try to keep a decant & spray every 4 hrs - you will get what you are mainly looking for - compliments!!!

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    Frapin L'Humaniste(I personally get about 8hrs although many complain about longevity, so it's subjective to skin chemistry diet...etc IMO )
    "Thank GOD for the nose, for without it we would not be enjoying these beautiful created Scents" also Remember "Balance is everything and the key to appreciating "

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    I haven't tried it yet but possibly Histoires de Parfums 1725?
    Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel. Proverbs 27:9 KJV

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    Mancera Wave Musk

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    Costume National Homme is potent stuff and in no way should be used during the warmer weather. I recommend Salvatore Ferragamo pour Homme over Costume National because both share similarities but Ferragamo pour Homme is more versatile and can definitely be worn in the spring or summer weather.

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    Olfactive Studio - Still Life
    Keiko Mecheri - Mulholland
    By Kilian - Bamboo Harmony

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    Bentley Azure sounds great; but without actually sampling it, I don't know for sure.

    One that I CAN recommend for spring/summer would be Acqua di Colonia by Santa Maria Novella. Although it is an EDC, I find the longevity to be EDT strength. Sillage is average to above average depending on how you spray. Worth a sampling at least.


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    Le Treizieme Heure

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    I like Frank 2 LA, but I think you've tried that one and didn't like it much...

    My other two suggestions would be Anat Fritz Tzora or Diptyque 34 Boulevard Saint Germain.

    * Also, I'd pick up a bottle of Mauboussin M Generation. I've never heard of anyone owning it. The scent itself is an awesome projector and compliment getter, lasts for ages as well. Plus, it's a woody, spicy, sweet incense that women love...under $40.
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    +1 Frapin L'humaniste, Le Labo Bergamote 22.
    Current favorites_____Black Tourmaline_____Gucci Pour Homme II_____Memoir Man_____Tuscan Leather______Montale Aoud and Pine_____Sel Marin_____Invasion Barbare_____Tonka Imperial____Dior Homme Intense_____L'Humaniste____Santal 33_____Bois d'Argent_____Nio_____MFK Oud_____Lumiere Noire_____Bois d'Encens_____Cuir Ottoman

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    Default Re: Need some suggestions - AGAIN!

    Some good ones mentioned already, but I would add:

    Ormonde Jayne - Ormonde Man
    Eight & Bob
    Parfumum Roma - Acqua Viva
    Neela Vemiere - Bombay Bling
    Mancera - Cedrat Boise

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    Default Re: Need some suggestions - AGAIN!

    Perhaps also: La Martina Hombre, Carthusia Uomo, Acqua di Genova Colonia.

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