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  • CHANEL N°5 EdT (50 ml)

    2 9.09%
  • CHANEL N°5 EdP (50 ml)

    2 9.09%
  • CHANEL N°5 EAU PREMIÈRE EdP (50 ml)

    1 4.55%
  • CHANEL N°5 Parfum (7.39 ml)

    3 13.64%
  • GUERLAIN Shalimar EdT (50 ml)

    2 9.09%
  • GUERLAIN Shalimar EdP (47 ml)

    4 18.18%
  • GUERLAIN Shalimar Parfum (7.39 ml)

    5 22.73%
  • None of the Above

    3 13.64%
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    Default Re: Please Assist Me In Choosing My Next Fragrance

    Mukhallat is an Arabic term meaning blend or mix that contains oud. It is an attar with oud but attar is an Indian term.
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    01. Gyan by Bvlgari
    02. Gentleman Secret by Arabian Oud
    03. Moonlight in Heaven by Kilian
    04. Uomo by Lorenzo Villoresi
    05. L'Homme de Coeur by Divine
    06. Luciano Pavarotti by Luciano Pavarotti
    07. Aventus by Creed
    08. Silver Mountain Water by Creed
    09. Bvlgari Man Extreme by Bvlgari
    10. Bvlgari Pour Homme by Bvlgari
    11. Je Suis un Homme by Etat Libre d`Orange
    12. Eau Parfumée au Thé Vert by Bvlgari

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    Default Re: Please Assist Me In Choosing My Next Fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by Vmaster View Post
    Mukhallat is an Arabic term meaning blend or mix that contains oud. It is an attar with oud but attar is an Indian term.
    These terms are nowadays interchangeable but traditionally, Ittars are not blends. They are steam distillates of flowers/earth/vetiver etc in sandalwood oil. Or are supposed to be.
    Mukhallats are blends. And I don't think they need to have oud in them but most do.
    Also ittar is Indian term and attar Arabic.

    Kannauj is trying to get GI Trips thing (like champaigne) for its attar and hopefully that would make distinction easy between terms.
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    Default Re: Please Assist Me In Choosing My Next Fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by epapsiou View Post
    These terms are nowadays interchangeable but traditionally, Ittars are not blends. They are steam distillates of flowers/earth/vetiver etc in sandalwood oil. Or are supposed to be.
    Mukhallats are blends. And I don't think they need to have oud in them but most do.
    Also ittar is Indian term and attar Arabic.

    Kannauj is trying to get GI Trips thing (like champaigne) for its attar and hopefully that would make distinction easy between terms.
    I stand corrected.
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    It looks like Shalimar parfum is the winner.

    A big thanks to eveyone that voted! You all have been wonderful!
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    Top 12 for Summer 2018
    01. Gyan by Bvlgari
    02. Gentleman Secret by Arabian Oud
    03. Moonlight in Heaven by Kilian
    04. Uomo by Lorenzo Villoresi
    05. L'Homme de Coeur by Divine
    06. Luciano Pavarotti by Luciano Pavarotti
    07. Aventus by Creed
    08. Silver Mountain Water by Creed
    09. Bvlgari Man Extreme by Bvlgari
    10. Bvlgari Pour Homme by Bvlgari
    11. Je Suis un Homme by Etat Libre d`Orange
    12. Eau Parfumée au Thé Vert by Bvlgari

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