Code of Conduct
Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast
Results 1 to 30 of 39
  1. #1

    Default Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    I am craving a very green, dry, not too aromatic but leaning towards woody, sturdy, masculine and most importantly, smells modern.

    What can you think ok?

  2. #2
    Super Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2017
    Location
    Cymru
    Posts
    480

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Though it gets a lot of stick, I'd say Creed Viking actually fits this description rather well. Might be worth sampling.

  3. #3
    Basenotes Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2015
    Location
    Dubai
    Posts
    26

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    French Lover by FM

  4. #4

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by Moh3d View Post
    French Lover by FM
    This or the very similar Comme des Garcons Monocle Series: Laurel would be good choices. Vetiver Extraordinaire from Malle would also fit the bill.

  5. #5

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Grudgingly -- I'd have to recommend Green Irish Tweed or Polo for a cheaper option

  6. #6
    User of Toilet Water

    Bangkok Hound's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2015
    Location
    Bangkok, Thailand
    Posts
    2,716

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Tom Ford's Vert des Bois.

  7. #7
    Dependent
    Birdboy48's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Bend Oregon USA
    Posts
    2,142

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    French Lover came to mind for me too. Too bad the Malles got so expensive though.

  8. #8
    Dependent clamnole's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2015
    Location
    Alabama & Florida's Emerald Coast
    Posts
    1,251

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Patrick of Ireland. Not too expensive either.

  9. #9
    Moderator
    rum's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Land of the Chypre
    Posts
    10,662

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Patrick and French Lover are both good for what you're looking for. But Polo Green by RL is hard to beat

  10. #10

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Eau du Caporal
    Batucada
    Chevignon
    De Bachmakov
    Eau de Campagne
    Grey Flannel
    Pino Silvestre
    Racine
    Currently wearing: Jaïpur Homme by Boucheron

  11. #11
    Newbie
    Diamondflame's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Singapore
    Posts
    12,502

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Mediterranean Neroli by Ermenegildo Zegna.

    But having been recently reacquainted with the vintage I do agree RL Polo has aged pretty well.

  12. #12
    hednic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Reside in McLean, Va., Manhattan NYC, Manuel Antonio Costa Rica & Búzios Brasil
    Posts
    238,975

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Nu Green by Honore Des Pres
    Remember that while it is perfectly acceptable to criticize the content of a post - criticizing the poster is not.
    Mean spirited, nasty, snide, sarcastic, hateful, and rude individuals on Basenotes don't warrant or deserve my or other Basenoters' acknowledgement or respect.

  13. #13
    Basenotes Junkie mhiregoudar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2015
    Location
    Jeddah
    Posts
    997

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Git

  14. #14
    Dependent MattJP's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Posts
    1,513

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Loewe - Esencia pour Homme Very green, very nice

    Tom Ford Noir - Anthracite Dry dusty green

  15. #15

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Floris 1962
    "There's No School Like The Old School."

    My Top Five

    1. G F Trumper Eucris Edp
    2. YSL Pour Homme
    3. Chanel Pour Monsieur
    4. Armani Eau Pour Homme
    5. Monsieur De Givenchy

  16. #16

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by mhiregoudar View Post
    Git
    ^+1

  17. #17
    Dependent techt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2016
    Location
    SoCal
    Posts
    2,617

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    BN9 SOPFH - Amouage Ref Man - PDM Layton - Kristiansand NY - D&G Velvet Exotic Leather - L'Homme YSL - Dior Fahrenheit - Prada L'Homme

  18. #18

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    As noted above, Loewe Esencia and Floris 1962.

  19. #19
    Basenotes Institution
    sjg3839's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    37,467

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Kiton Men
    <div class="bnsotd"><b>Currently wearing:</b> <a href="ID26148387.html"><img src="http://www.basenotes.net/photos/products/33/26148387-7393.jpg"> Carven L'Eau Intense by Carven</a></div>

  20. #20

    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Washington, DC
    Posts
    19,737

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    In mainstream, Givenchy Insense was like that, but it has been discontinued.

    In niche/more expensive, I second Eau de Campagne and add Piguet Bandit (leather, not woods).

    cacio

  21. #21
    Dependent midsbloke's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Location
    United Kingdom
    Posts
    1,242

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    You could perhaps sample Corsica Furiosa by Parfum d'Empire

  22. #22

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    I'd second Corsica Furiosa and Eau de Campagne, and add Baime, Jardins de Kerylos, and perhaps the new Green Water.

  23. #23

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by midsbloke View Post
    You could perhaps sample Corsica Furiosa by Parfum d'Empire
    This one fits the bill perfectly...

  24. #24

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Possibly also: Khaliji by Al Rehab, Azzaro pour Homme 2013 Summer Edition, L'Erbolario Felci, Cartier Roadster, Mugler Kryptomint
    Last edited by Ken_Russell; 14th February 2018 at 08:03 PM.

  25. #25
    Dependent RichMan'sOldSpice's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2015
    Location
    Florida
    Posts
    1,354

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Bond No 9 Great Jones - not exactly "modern", but a modern interpretation of Paco Rabanne Pour Homme. And it smells great.
    Currently wearing: Bois du Portugal by Creed

  26. #26
    Dependent NickZee's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    3,078
    Blog Entries
    11

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Bottega Venetta Pour Homme
    Last edited by NickZee; 14th February 2018 at 08:29 PM.
    Currently wearing: Aoud Café by Mancera

  27. #27

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by Bangkok Hound View Post
    Tom Ford's Vert des Bois.
    this
    Currently wearing: London by Roja Dove

  28. #28

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    xerjoff fiero

  29. #29

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by NickZee View Post
    Bottega Venetta Pour Homme
    +1, fits the bill perfectly

  30. #30

    Default Re: Help me find: Modern, Green, Masculine fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by NickZee View Post
    Bottega Venetta Pour Homme
    As usual, Nick beats me to it.
    "It's not what you look like when you're doing what you're doing; it's what you're doing when you're doing what you look like you're doing."

Similar Threads

  1. Modern Masculine? NOT REVIVAL
    By Dry_Martini in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 32
    Last Post: 7th September 2015, 08:51 PM
  2. Poll: a masculine modern classic father's Fragrance to remember you by?
    By 2petros in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 46
    Last Post: 6th April 2015, 02:23 PM
  3. Modern and Masculine for Father's Day
    By sashamoss in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 32
    Last Post: 6th June 2014, 03:31 PM
  4. Looking for a new frag thats very masculine but also modern!
    By mvhooper2 in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 47
    Last Post: 15th October 2012, 07:50 PM
  5. very masculine, but very modern at the same time.
    By JonnyLeMale in forum Male Fragrance Discussion
    Replies: 45
    Last Post: 7th March 2011, 11:45 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  



Loving perfume on the Internet since 2000