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    I sprayed a shot of Kenneth Cole Black Bold on my hand at Wally World about 6pm. At 11 PM i can still smell it pretty well. I never smelled the origional, but this one smells very nice and pleasing and longevity seems to be at least moderate. I've been wanting to add a few slightly versatile safe scents here lately and this one may be one that ad. Just curious about y'alls thoughts on this one of you've worn it, cause there doesn't seem to be much on the net about it.

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    I like it. It doesn't smell anything like Black to me, which I found highly synthetic smelling, screechy and smelled like onions. Bold is actually nice, and for a freshy, it has decent longevity. It kind of smells like MB Spirit Special Edition 2012, which I also own. I'd say unless you own both of these and have smelled them side by side enough, you would notice the similarities.
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    I am a big fan of Kenneth Cole scents. Own many. There are only a few I can do without. Black Bold is good, but not as good as the original IMO, which does smell pretty different.


    The_Cologneist, are you sure what you had wasn't bad? Black is pretty heavily orange and mint - I don't see how someone could get onions from it?
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    Quote Originally Posted by dougczar View Post
    I am a big fan of Kenneth Cole scents. Own many. There are only a few I can do without. Black Bold is good, but not as good as the original IMO, which does smell pretty different.


    The_Cologneist, are you sure what you had wasn't bad? Black is pretty heavily orange and mint - I don't see how someone could get onions from it?
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    I personally enjoy Black Bold.
    It's actually pretty good.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dougczar View Post
    I am a big fan of Kenneth Cole scents. Own many. There are only a few I can do without. Black Bold is good, but not as good as the original IMO, which does smell pretty different.


    The_Cologneist, are you sure what you had wasn't bad? Black is pretty heavily orange and mint - I don't see how someone could get onions from it?
    No, not that I know of. Some fragrances just smell like onions to me, regardless of notes. Just like sometimes I get that "grilled meat" smell, or that "wet dog smell", or worst of all.. the "fried circuit(s)". Sometimes I read or watch reviews and see people who allude to the same things, so it's not just me.
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