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    What if...

    Creed has announced on April 1, 2015 it will no longer have Creed Aventus for sale and will be vaulted due to sourcing issues of royal pineapple.

    What are your thoughts...

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    At least the upside would be everyone would stop f*cking talking about it.

    You'd think Aventus was the only perfume out there....

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    I'm sure that the sun would turn into a black hole and swallow us all. Human existance would end...unless we enter a worm hole and come out into a creed universe where royal pineapple is the only thing there except for bar-b-ques.
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    Royal pineapple? Lol.
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    "Royal Pineapple" reminds me of "royal jelly". I envision it being fed to the queen of a hive that consisted of Carmen Mirandas.

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    lol @ royal pineapple but I will say none of the clones I have encountered have much pineapple in them at all - if any. Maybe there is something to that claim??

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    "At least the upside would be everyone would stop f*cking talking about it.

    You'd think Aventus was the only perfume out there...."

    Amen, brother!

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    Me already so eager to read about "vintage" Aventus threads

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    What about the 'Is my Vintage Aventus a Fake?' threads - they could be fun

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    Me already so eager to read about "vintage" Aventus threads
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    Quote Originally Posted by lpp View Post
    What about the 'Is my Vintage Aventus a Fake?' threads - they could be fun
    Either way we are still doomed LPP - the # of Aventus threads aren't going to go down

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrhighway View Post
    what is the source for this news?

    The Royal Pineapple Growers' Society.
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    We could then go on with our lives.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AndyGee View Post
    At least the upside would be everyone would stop f*cking talking about it.

    You'd think Aventus was the only perfume out there....
    Plus plus...I like the stuff, but come on now...

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    I didn't read the what if part and went omg noo

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    Quote Originally Posted by sjg3839 View Post
    We could then go on with our lives.
    For real...

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    Default Re: The Darkest Day In Fragrance History...

    I didn't read the "What if" and my first thought was "Eh hell now I have to track down a z01 bottle for myself since all I got is my ~40mL left from a split."

    Glad I don't have to do that now!
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    I would smile to myself and continue to softly play me bagpipes
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    Default Re: The Darkest Day In Fragrance History...

    Quote Originally Posted by FreshSmell View Post
    What if...

    Creed has announced on April 1, 2015 it will no longer have Creed Aventus for sale and will be vaulted due to sourcing issues of royal pineapple.

    What are your thoughts...
    For me there would be no worry as I have a large full bottle in my collection to keep me happy
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    If Clarins/Mugler merged with Creed we could get Pure Pineapple or Royal Pineapple Malt. Now that would probably make 99% of Basenoters very happy!
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    I think it will be fun to watch the fanboys cry and moan about it...

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    I thought this was going to be an IFRA thread...

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    I think I still haven't smelled this. Surely I'm missing a real ACE!

    Or if I did, it wasn't memorable.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AndyGee View Post
    At least the upside would be everyone would stop f*cking talking about it.

    You'd think Aventus was the only perfume out there....
    M7 says differently. The mystique around Aventus would only grow around here as people fight over the remaining good batch numbers.

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    About the misleading thread title...give me a break.

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    I predict mass suicide if that were to happen.

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    I'd be checking all the other Houses efforts to fill that vacuum -- especially Bond

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    Just move along.

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    Pretty soon we had the People's Republic Of Pineapple declared, and the terror began, pineapples losing their tops everywhere...

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    Quote Originally Posted by colin maillard View Post
    royal pineapple? Lol.
    Exactly! LOL!

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    Default Re: The Darkest Day In Fragrance History...

    Quote Originally Posted by FreshSmell View Post
    What if...

    Creed has announced on April 1, 2015 it will no longer have Creed Aventus for sale and will be vaulted due to sourcing issues of royal pineapple.

    What are your thoughts...
    Don't worry - whatever bottles you already have of Aventus will soon turn anyway...

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