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  • Chanel Allure Homme Sport

    19 37.25%
  • Chanel Egoiste

    32 62.75%
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    Default Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Battle of Chanel II. Can AHS avenge the loss of Allure Homme against Platinum Egoiste by beating its big brother?
    Which one do you prefer?

    Chanel Allure Homme Sport
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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    …goÔste, no contest.
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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Shouldn't be close! Egoiste

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    …goÔste by several light years
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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Quote Originally Posted by NorstrÝm View Post
    …goÔste, no contest.
    Quote Originally Posted by scooptn View Post
    Shouldn't be close! Egoiste
    Quote Originally Posted by rum View Post
    …goÔste by several light years
    I agree. Love …goÔste!

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Egoiste, by a million miles.

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Egoiste is a masterpiece and Allure Homme Sport is a very good fragrance in the 'fresh' genre.
    My vote goes to Egoiste for sure!
    My Top '10' : (In no particular order)

    - Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Mancera: Cedrat Boise/Sand Aoud
    - Van Cleef & Arpels: Pour Homme
    - Acqua di Parma: Colonia Leather/Oud
    - Davidoff: Leather Blend Edp
    - Ferrari: Essence Oud Edp
    - YSL: Kouros (FraÓcheur)
    - Dior: Fahrenheit (Aqua)
    - Dior: Eau Noire
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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Love both. Own both.

    Wife loves Allure Homme Sport more. AHS will probably get more compliments. But I voted for Egoiste.
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    1. Ormonde Jayne - Black Gold
    2. BrŁckner - Aoud 1
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    4. Stťphane Humbert Lucas 777 - Generation Man
    5. Creed - Royal Oud
    6. by Kilian - Straight to Heaven
    7. Stťphane Humbert Lucas 777 - Mortal Skin
    8. House of Matriarch - Blackbird
    9. Creed - Royal English Leather
    10. by Kilian - Cruel Intentions

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Another massacre, Egoiste all the way.

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Egoiste wins - no doubts about that. It's in my top 5 for sure, a masterpiece, even though I do find the current version thinner than the old one. But still a great fragrance.
    AHS - I used to own it but that sharp persistent synthetic lemon was too much for me in the end. No compliments but I was told once (and that was the only time) that I wear too much cologne when I sprayed AHS only twice (choked the co-worker in the elevator)

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    AHS, with its terrible opening and the boredom that follows, loses again. It really would be better off competing in a lower league with scents like Chrome or Nightflight to stand a chance.

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    Egoiste
    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: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Ahs
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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Chanel Egoiste
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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    If they had anything in common this might serve a purpose.


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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Godzilla verses a baked potatoe.

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Actually, it's much closer than I expected. Looks like, everybody who likes AHS voted and Egoiste fans are not so quick to cast their votes:-)

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Quote Originally Posted by silentrich View Post
    If they had anything in common this might serve a purpose.
    THIS.


    Quote Originally Posted by RichNTacoma View Post
    Godzilla verses a baked potatoe.
    And this!

    ...but I'm hungry, so I might have to pick the potato even though Godzilla is better. OHS NOES, my vote would skew your poll!

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Personally, I find a bit hard to understand the way Egoiste is so praised, although I respect. So, AHS, a great fragrance, is an easy pick for me.

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Allure Homme Sport all the way!

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Quote Originally Posted by Slayerized View Post
    Egoiste is a masterpiece and Allure Homme Sport is a very good fragrance in the 'fresh' genre.
    My vote goes to Egoiste for sure!
    Seconded. AHS is easier to wear and pretty good itself, but Egoiste is on a whole other plane.

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    AHS. Not even a close on for me either.

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    Ce✔️
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    Ahs

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    Pretty sure to the public noses, AHS will win lopsidedly
    I wear fragrance to smell good to everyone, not just myself

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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Quote Originally Posted by anewtypedude View Post
    Pretty sure to the public noses, AHS will win lopsidedly
    The average person would prefer Coors to Guinness. I get to decide what I like, and thank god for that.
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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Quote Originally Posted by anewtypedude View Post
    Pretty sure to the public noses, AHS will win lopsidedly
    I highly doubt that. Egoiste has been around since 1990 so it's pretty damn well liked. The better comparison would have been with Platinum Egoiste, but you seem to just randomly select these fragrances without any consideration as to their strengths and weaknesses.
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    Allure Homme Sport

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    Definitely Egoiste for me!
    My all time favorite:

    Dior Fahrenheit
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    Default Re: Fragrance Battle of the Day (3/28/14): Allure Homme Sport vs Egoiste

    Quote Originally Posted by silentrich View Post
    I highly doubt that. Egoiste has been around since 1990 so it's pretty damn well liked. The better comparison would have been with Platinum Egoiste, but you seem to just randomly select these fragrances without any consideration as to their strengths and weaknesses.
    Kouros vs Midnight in Paris
    Black Oud vs D&G Pour Homme
    M7 versus Versace eau Fraiche
    AdG vs Bois du Portugal

    I think these are just spam. They serve no purpose. They're just random names posted for the sake of having something to post. It's the equivalent of somebody on an auto forum posting poll after poll after poll with things like "Which is better, an F150 or a Ford Fiesta?" Kouros vs Midnight in Paris?!? That's a joke, right? Black Oud vs D&G Pour Homme. Wow. That's really bad. These worthless polls clog up the search function here with useless results.
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