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    Sycomore
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    Bois des Iles EDT

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    Sycomore
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    Sycomore by a mile...
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    I love Sycomore on me and others love Coromandel on me
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    I've tried about half the Exclusifs line and so far it's No. 18. My only complaint is the poor performance.

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    Sycomore. I would say Eau de Cologne if it lasted longer. Or if it were above 0 degrees outside right now.

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    Coromandel

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    Bois des Iles for me too, both concentrations are a delight to wear. The modest aldelydes in the edt give the sandalwood a lift and spaciousness when playful romance is the intended effect. The lush skin-close beauty and woody balance of the parfum creates a quiet, warm, personal experience that is lovely to share -- but without a need to.

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    Beige

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    Sycomore, but I've only tried Eau de Cologne and Coromandel in addition to S.


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    Mom asked me to vote for her - 31 Rue Cambon

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    Cuir de Russie followed by Bois des Îles.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CapriDog View Post
    Mom asked me to vote for her - 31 Rue Cambon
    I can't wait to try it!!! It sounds like No.19 and Coromandel had a baby...

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    I really am not a fan of the line. If I had to pick something it would be coromandel. It's the most interesting I suppose.

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    Cuir de Russie, by a mile. I've been quite underwhelmed by some of the others.

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    For stronger, less floral scents, in no order as my tastes vary from day to day:

    Coromandel
    Sycomore
    Cuir de Russie (both parfum and EDT)
    Bois des Iles (both parfum and EDT)

    For light florals: Beige
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    Sycomore!

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    Eau de Cologne, because it's one of the best summer scents around.
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    Overall favorite would be Bois des Iles parfum and Sycomore, although Coromandel is my favorite to wear.

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    Bois Des Isles - best mysore sandalwood

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    Sycomore followed by Eau de Cologne
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    Quote Originally Posted by Primrose View Post
    For stronger, less floral scents, in no order as my tastes vary from day to day:

    Coromandel
    Sycomore
    Cuir de Russie (both parfum and EDT)
    Bois des Iles (both parfum and EDT)

    For florals light florals: Beige
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    Used to be Sycomore, La Pausa & Coromandel.

    Now it's Coromandel, 31 Rue Cambon & La Pausa.

    Current Cuir de Russe & Bois des Iles smell unnecessarily urbane.

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    Coromandel for me.


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    Extrait: Cuir de Russie & Bois des Iles
    EdP: Coromandel

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    Coromandel by a mile.
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    Sycomore, and Cuir de Russie extrait. Followed by Coromandel.

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    Coromandel

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    Sycomore, followed by Coromandel and Bois des Iles.

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    I have four of them - Sycomore, Coromandel, Eau de Cologne, and Cuir de Russie - and prefer them more or less in that order. If I were to get a fifth one it would be Bois des Iles or maybe 31 Rue Cambon...

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    Quote Originally Posted by mansoor View Post
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    Coromandel.

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    Jersey and then Sycomore
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    I like several but Sycomore and Cuir De Russie are most definitely my favorites.


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    Quote Originally Posted by gmstrack View Post
    I can't wait to try it!!! It sounds like No.19 and Coromandel had a baby...
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    Yeah, this baby has grown up to be a gorgeous lady ala Nicole Kidman.

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    Eau de Cologne. Then Coromandel. The rest? Nah.

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    Sycomore
    Cuir de Russie
    Eau de Cologne

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    31 Rue Cambon ...no contest
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    Cuir de Russie, followed by No. 22. Beautiful.

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    Sycomore, 28 La Pausa and Eau de Cologne are all superb fragrances in their respective genres and humongously wearable.

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    Bois Des Iles parfum
    Coromandel
    31 Rue Cambon (hope they introduce an extrait formulation soon)
    Bois Des Iles EDT
    Beige

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    Coromandel.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CHSeifert View Post
    Agree 100%

    Only I can't buy this sh*t anywhere, neither online nor geographically close. Damn you Chanel !!!
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    Cuir de Russie in EDP or EDT. I'm can't wait for cooler weather so I can start wearing it again.

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