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    Default Fragrances for summer

    Hi everyone. I have some choises for summer:
    - Guerlain Homme Intense
    - Dior Homme Sport
    - Dior Homme Cologne
    - Allure Homme Édition Blanche
    - Versace Eros
    - Aqua Allegoria Herba Fresca Guerlain
    What is the best for summer (25 - 30 celsius temperature)? (No Allure Homme Sport because it is too popular in my country)
    Thanks for answer
    Last edited by truongnhatminh273; 25th April 2015 at 08:37 AM.

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    Dior Homme Sport is a good one. Tommy Bahama Set Sail St. Bart's is a nice summer fragrance as well and it can typically be had at a low price point.
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    Dior homme Sport


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    Default Re: Fragrances for summer

    From your list: Allure Homme Édition Blanche or Dior Homme Sport.
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    Default Re: Fragrances for summer

    Either of the Dior scents would be my choice. But I love Edition Blanche and Guerlain Homme Intense also.
    Current Summer Favorites:

    1. Creed - Pure White Cologne
    2. Xerjoff - Nio
    3. Dior - Homme Cologne 2013
    4. The Different Company - De Bachmakov
    5. Armani - Code Sport Athlete
    6. Ermenegildo Zegna - Sicilian Mandarin
    7. Dior - Homme Sport 2008
    8. Tom Ford - Rive d’Ambre
    9. Montale - Aoud Legacy
    10. Creed - Virgin Island Water

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    If you are in Vietnam, Dior Homme Cologne only. Others get too cloying, Vietnam has the worst humidity ever.

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    Either DHS or DHC are fine.
    Current Top Picks:


    Yves Saint Laurent - L'Homme
    Tom Ford - Grey Vetiver EDP
    Dolce & Gabbana - Pour Homme (Italy)
    Hermes- Vetiver Tonka
    Ralph Lauren- Polo Sport
    Christian Dior- Fève Délicieuse
    Tom Ford - Neroli Portofino
    Atelier Colognes- Cedrat Enivrant
    Montale - Aoud & Pine
    Creed - Virgin Island Water

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    Default Re: Fragrances for summer

    I'd go for Dior Homme Cologne. It's fresh, classy and understated. Works very nicely in the heat.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thaikick View Post
    If you are in Vietnam, Dior Homme Cologne only. Others get too cloying, Vietnam has the worst humidity ever.
    But I don't know where to buy ;A; If you know, please tell me.
    Người Việt phỏng? Nói tiếng việt đi cho lành má ạ :v

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    Quote Originally Posted by santos89 View Post
    I'd go for Dior Homme Cologne. It's fresh, classy and understated. Works very nicely in the heat.
    I watch the review in Youtube, Fragrantica. Someone says its longevity is 8h+, someone says it will disappear after 2h. I don't know which is the truth @@

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    Quote Originally Posted by truongnhatminh273 View Post
    I watch the review in Youtube, Fragrantica. Someone says its longevity is 8h+, someone says it will disappear after 2h. I don't know which is the truth @@
    I wore DHC in South America recently. It was hot and humid. DHC had average projection for about 4-5 hrs on my skin then became a skin scent. The humidity did beat it down as it lasts about 7 hrs here in Canada.
    Current Top Picks:


    Yves Saint Laurent - L'Homme
    Tom Ford - Grey Vetiver EDP
    Dolce & Gabbana - Pour Homme (Italy)
    Hermes- Vetiver Tonka
    Ralph Lauren- Polo Sport
    Christian Dior- Fève Délicieuse
    Tom Ford - Neroli Portofino
    Atelier Colognes- Cedrat Enivrant
    Montale - Aoud & Pine
    Creed - Virgin Island Water

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    Quote Originally Posted by noFragsleft View Post
    I wore DHC in South America recently. It was hot and humid. DHC had average projection for about 4-5 hrs on my skin then became a skin scent. The humidity did beat it down as it lasts about 7 hrs here in Canada.
    I have Dolce&Gabbana The One, too. Can you compare it to The One (about longevity). thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by truongnhatminh273 View Post
    I have Dolce&Gabbana The One, too. Can you compare it to The One (about longevity). thanks
    I wear The One and DHC at different times of the year and in some instances different countries so it won't be a fair comparison. I don't know how The One performs in humid environments. During winter and spring The One has fair longevity (6hrs) with average projection. It remains a skin scent until I scrub it off. My GF can smell it on me 10 hrs after I've applied.
    Current Top Picks:


    Yves Saint Laurent - L'Homme
    Tom Ford - Grey Vetiver EDP
    Dolce & Gabbana - Pour Homme (Italy)
    Hermes- Vetiver Tonka
    Ralph Lauren- Polo Sport
    Christian Dior- Fève Délicieuse
    Tom Ford - Neroli Portofino
    Atelier Colognes- Cedrat Enivrant
    Montale - Aoud & Pine
    Creed - Virgin Island Water

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    Default Re: Fragrances for summer

    Quote Originally Posted by truongnhatminh273 View Post
    Hi everyone. I have some choises for summer:
    - Guerlain Homme Intense
    - Dior Homme Sport
    - Dior Homme Cologne
    - Allure Homme Édition Blanche
    - Versace Eros
    What is the best for summer (25 - 30 celsius temperature)? (No Allure Homme Sport because it is too popular in my country)
    Thanks for answer
    Dior Homme Sport, Dior Homme Cologne, Allure Homme EB

    Versace Eros is quite horrible, honestly speaking (IMO).
    Currently wearing: Héritage by Guerlain

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    DHS, DHC and/or Allure Homme Edition Blanche
    Currently wearing: Open by Roger & Gallet

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    Dior Homme Sport

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    Default Re: Fragrances for summer

    From your list Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche and Dior Homme Sport
    Currently looking for some:

    - Neil Morris Samples

    Fragrance Reviews:http://www.basenotes.net/fragrancereviews/13373062
    Currently wearing: Feuilles Vertes by Creed

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    Default Re: Fragrances for summer

    Hey, I supplement Aqua Allegoria Herba Fresca Guerlain on my list. What do you think, guys?

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    Great scent, but probably too subtle for your criteria. Not particularly long lasting either.
    Currently wearing: Sel Marin by Heeley

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