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    Default Re: Fragrance that smells most like household cleaner?

    Quote Originally Posted by Spoombung View Post
    Caron Yuzu Man - a medley of cleaning products
    That would be a shame considering the strength of the Caron men's line.

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    L'Eau by Serge Lutens reminds me of the smell of dishwashing liquid and detergent.
    Currently wearing: L'Eau de L'Eau by Diptyque

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    Boss Orange Man, big time.

    I bit, although I sort of liked it, Kenneth Cole Connected

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    Joop Nightflight Sooo much like some cleaner we used to add to a bucket of water for mopping floors when I was in the military.
    After several tries, due to good reviews claiming what a great fresh scent Nightflight is, I just can't get past this chemical cleaner association.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rüssel View Post
    That would be a shame considering the strength of the Caron men's line.
    Yeah, I agree. I love the other Carons.

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    Bleu de Chanel definitely shares some notes with Windex glass cleaner - I use both though and like them about the same.

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    Giorgio Beverly Hills Wings for Men reeks of fabric softener.

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    Terre d'Hermes smells like dish soap to me

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    This Trickle Down Effect has been going on for years. Many Toilet cleaners, and AIr Fresheners, and All Purpose cleaners smell like Cool Water, because Cool Water was such a successful fragrance.

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    Default Re: Fragrance that smells most like household cleaner?

    Many of the cheaper rose/oud combos smell like air fresheners but louder.

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    First few minutes of The different company Sel de vetiver

  12. #42

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    Can't remember anything in particular but most of the stuff sold in perfume shops these days.
    for swap/sale:



  13. #43

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    CdG Dryclean.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hedonist222 View Post
    Can't remember anything in particular but most of the stuff sold in perfume shops these days.
    LOL!
    Opening of current formulation Grey Flannel - Harpic meets urinal cake?

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    Pulp by byredo


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    Quote Originally Posted by kalli View Post
    No offense to anyone but Chanel Edition Blanche.
    I agree with this...

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    Quote Originally Posted by David Ruskin View Post
    This Trickle Down Effect has been going on for years. Many Toilet cleaners, and AIr Fresheners, and All Purpose cleaners smell like Cool Water, because Cool Water was such a successful fragrance.
    At one college that I went to, the air freshener smelled a lot like Le Male.

    And this was five years ago.
    "It always seems impossible until it's done." -Nelson Mandela

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack Hunter View Post
    A problem that's only going to get worse is that household cleaners are starting to smell like low grade designer fragrances or deodorants.
    This is so true! I was at a friend's house and I offered to help with the dishes after dinner. I couldn't help noticing that her dish soap smelled like a fragrance I know... but I couldn't figure out which fragrance I was thinking of. It was nice though. I asked what kind of dish soap she used and she had no idea. She buys whatever's on sale, pours it into a soap dispenser and tosses the bottle. Whatever it was, it smelled surprisingly good.

    Lemon is a smell many associate with household cleaners since so many of them use it. I'm sure that's why AHS Edition Blanche smells like a cleaning product to me.
    "Follow your nose. It always knows." -- Toucan Sam

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    Bleu de Chanel has a prominent Windex note..... or is it Glass Plus???

    I had this Lysol winter fresh mint scented bathroom spray whose can could have been the shape of a male torso and renamed:

    Lysol Spearmint Spray Disinfectant Le Male Intense Edition Terrible
    Last edited by SmellyFinger; 14th June 2014 at 01:10 AM.

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    Neroli Portifino

    Eau de Hadrien
    Is the juice worth the squeeze?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SmellyFinger View Post
    Bleu de Chanel has a prominent Windex note..... or is it Glass Plus???
    Perhaps you're actually thinking of Glass Plus Sport Pour Homme Eau Extreme.

    ...just a guess.
    "Follow your nose. It always knows." -- Toucan Sam

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    Dior's Granville. And I love it nevertheless.

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    Quote Originally Posted by David Ruskin View Post
    This Trickle Down Effect has been going on for years. Many Toilet cleaners, and AIr Fresheners, and All Purpose cleaners smell like Cool Water, because Cool Water was such a successful fragrance.
    damn right! a cleaning post surgical fluid smelt of...Kenzo Homme Sport!
    sailing the Oceans of Boredom...
    Currently wearing: Antaeus by Chanel

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    Platinum Egoiste if you're able to smell through the initial lively fougere impression. The stuff always reminds me of several bottles I've acquired that have gone off due to heat, light and oxygen exposure and have made me question whether or not I ever wanted to wear a fragrance again.

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    I guess you all haven't tried Heir by Paris Hilton. This is the EPITOME of house cleaner aroma.

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    Fahrenheit (1988)
    Paul Smith Man (2009)
    Burberry London (2006)
    Prada Amber pour Homme (2006)
    Arpege pour Homme (2005)

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