Bois des Iles EDT
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Bois des Iles EDT
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Sycomore by a mile...
CURRENT TOP TEN
1.) Helmet Lang Cuiron
2.) Xerjoff Nio
3.) MFK Pluriel
4.) Dior Fahrenheit
6.) Cartier Declaration Essence
7.) Frederick Malle's VE
8.) Clive Christian's X
9.) L'Homme Sage
10.) Bond no. 9 Scent of Peace
Sycomore. I'd probably consider Bois des Iles if I didn't have Egoiste Cologne Concentree, which I personally like much better than BdI.
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Amouage // Profumum Roma // House of Matriarch // LM Parfums // EIGHT & BOB
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.
Sycomore. I would say Eau de Cologne if it lasted longer. Or if it were above 0 degrees outside right now.
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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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
Cuir de Russie followed by Bois des Îles.
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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.
Cuir de Russie, by a mile. I've been quite underwhelmed by some of the others.
For stronger, less floral scents, in no order as my tastes vary from day to day:
Cuir de Russie (both parfum and EDT)
Bois des Iles (both parfum and EDT)
For light florals: Beige
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Eau de Cologne, because it's one of the best summer scents around.
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Bois Des Isles - best mysore sandalwood
Sycomore followed by Eau de Cologne
Current Top Favorites:
1) Portrait of a Lady original formula (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)
9) Javanese Patchouli (Zegna) - tie
9) Monsieur de Givenchy vintage (Givenchy) - tie
9) Coeur de Vetiver Sacré (L'Artisan) - tie
9) X for Men (Clive Christian) - tie
Coromandel for me.
Extrait: Cuir de Russie & Bois des Iles
Coromandel by a mile.
TOP 3 hot weather:
1. Gucci Pour Homme II
2. Lalique Encre Noire
3. Creed Aventus
TOP 3 cold weather:
1. L'Instant de Guerlain Pour Homme Extreme
2. Chanel Coromandel
3. Dior Homme
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Sycomore, and Cuir de Russie extrait. Followed by Coromandel.
Sycomore, followed by Coromandel and Bois des Iles.
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...
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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Eau de Cologne. Then Coromandel. The rest? Nah.
Cuir de Russie
Eau de Cologne
Hard work never killed anyone, but why risk it?
31 Rue Cambon ...no contest
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Cuir de Russie, followed by No. 22. Beautiful.
Sycomore, 28 La Pausa and Eau de Cologne are all superb fragrances in their respective genres and humongously wearable.
Bois Des Iles parfum
31 Rue Cambon (hope they introduce an extrait formulation soon)
Bois Des Iles EDT
Cuir de Russie in EDP or EDT. I'm can't wait for cooler weather so I can start wearing it again.