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    Designer duo Dsquared introduces its new fragrance called Wild, which will be released in September 2014. The new masculine fragrance symbolizes freedom, speed and pride, presented by photographs of wild stallion and model Silvester Ruck, signed by Steven Klein.

    “It’s a raw roll in the hay — the whole idea is to be a bit raw. Even the bottle is kind of harnessed”.

    The woody - earthy fragrance is created by Daphne Bugey and Annick Menardo.

    Notes: Santolina, st. John’s wort, resin accord, cypress, neo-labdanum, opoponax, vegetable amber and humus accord.

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    Very interesting notes. This is seems like a must try.
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    I'm always interested in fragrances from Dsquared as they are pretty decent. The notes look very unusual and I cannot help wonder what the scent will smell like. Cheers for the heads up, will check this one out when it is released.
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    Authors of He Wood and Potion get together for the third fragrance... A must try.

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    Will try it but not expecting much from this house.
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    I love the twins as a designer duo really have written history in fashion.

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    I am hung up on "humus accord".

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    guess, I'll pass!

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    WTF is "vegetable amber"??

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    A naked man and a horse - talking about a "raw" roll in the hay?

    Sounds like a good time if that's your thing (I mean, who am I to judge?), But I think as far as the scent goes, this will probably be a pass for me...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hyde65 View Post
    I am hung up on "humus accord".
    That's Humus, not Hummus Meaning "peaty" as the best possible smell, and just plain dirt at it's worst.

    Quote Originally Posted by ziffy321 View Post
    WTF is "vegetable amber"??
    I would have said Labdanum, if they hadn't already listed some sort of Labdanum as another note.
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    [QUOTE=andym72;3220876]That's Humus, not Hummus Meaning "peaty" as the best possible smell, and just plain dirt at it's worst.

    Ahhhhhhhhh, color me stupid.

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    Own Potion Royal Black, Ocean Wet Wood and Rocky Mountain Wood. Will definitely sample this when released.

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    Love the art direction on this.

    I personally don't like any of the DSquared scents (although I love their clothes). Of course Menardo is a wonderful perfumer so I will definitley sample it.
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    Looking forward to this, I love the smell of St. John's Wort and have never seen it used in a men's fragrance before. St. John's Wort is powerful stuff and I hope it's not headache inducing.

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    I would be curious to try it. Dsquared has been a hit or miss house for me so far. And so is annick menardos work to be honest. I am a huge fan of Black, but other stuff like Body Kouros I could surely do without.

    Also, thanks for clarifying the "hummus" note, haha. For a second I was like, HUH?!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hyde65 View Post
    I am hung up on "humus accord".
    Don't forget about the St. John’s Wort!

    Quote Originally Posted by Francolino View Post
    guess, I'll pass!
    Yup. Me too.

    Quote Originally Posted by ziffy321 View Post
    WTF is "vegetable amber"??
    Exactly. ...because there's so much meat in the standard amber. WTF indeed. And speaking of WTF:

    Quote Originally Posted by dougczar View Post
    A naked man and a horse - talking about a "raw" roll in the hay?

    Sounds like a good time if that's your thing (I mean, who am I to judge?), But I think as far as the scent goes, this will probably be a pass for me...
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    Sounds interesting. Potion Black was a big step up from the rest of their offerings, so hopefully this one will continue in the right direction.
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    The note breakdown of St. John’s wort, resin accord & opoponax seems interesting to say the least, including the fact that anything done by Menardo has got my attention. I just hope that this scent has a wider distribution than Potion Royal Black.

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    Quote Originally Posted by L'Homme Blanc Individuel View Post
    Don't forget about the St. John’s Wort!



    Yup. Me too.



    Exactly. ...because there's so much meat in the standard amber. WTF indeed. And speaking of WTF:



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    Very excited to try this one. I'm imagining a medicinal incense which sounds interesting.

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    This seems like an Alfarom scent, right up his alley.
    Its about 1000 miles from mine.

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    I think this is really the image that they wanted to convey:



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    Annick Menardo at the helm again -- this has gotta be great

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    Quote Originally Posted by dougczar View Post
    i think this is really the image that they wanted to convey:



    just remember: Neigh means neigh
    lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by TLS View Post
    I love the twins as a designer duo really have written history in fashion.
    In what way?

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    Interesting.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dougczar View Post
    I think this is really the image that they wanted to convey:



    Just remember: Neigh means Neigh
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    ... double post
    Last edited by TLS; 19th August 2014 at 07:59 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ION-ONE View Post
    In what way?
    Are you familiar with fashion from the last 10, 15 years?

    The dsquared silhouet is for sure immediately recognizable and is very successful. It balances fashion as a creative art form, uniqueness, outstanding craft in the best way and uses the most exquisite materials. It doesn't take fashion too serious. It's great! I love it but you don't have to share my vision.

    What's yours?

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    I guess time will tell to what extent the duo have / will continue to 'write history in fashion' I suspect it may be more of a footnote. Quite interested to try this new one nonetheless.

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