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    Default Just starting out and overwhelmed

    Hi , everyone very new on here , i never owned much in scents over many years, but when i did start to like to wear them i happen to come across this one !
    my dilemma is i use to have a vintage tom ford gold label oud wood which i really loved , but ran out.
    However i do have the grey later version presently , which feels to be not has strong , I like it , but lacking what ever the vintage one had?
    is it possible to still obtain the vintage anywhere i looked avidly with no success?

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    Default Re: Just starting out and overwhelmed

    Hello and Welcome Bezzy, you can always start a thread for a wanted vintage bottle of Oud Wood here on BN. I agree that the gold label bottle of Oud Wood is much better than the current grey version is, best of luck in your search.

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    Hi Bezzy and welcome to Basenotes! Have you checked eBay? That is where I have bought pretty much all my vintage fragrances.

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    You just have to keep looking. If anywhere, it will most likely pop up on eBay. Maybe keep your eyes on facebook groups and Basenotes as well. Good luck!

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    Welcome to you Bezzy! Enjoy your time here at Basenotes!
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    Have you tried Oud Wood Intense?
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    ebay. but be careful. there are man tom ford fakes out there. id say the majority.
    I smell.

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    Good luck with your search.
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    Patience is the name of the game here, eventually you'll find it.

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    Default Re: Just starting out and overwhelmed

    Welcome Bezzy. I would strongly looking in the sales threads and perhaps creating a thread in the Fragrance wanted forum. Ebay would be another place to look. Good luck.

    Just did an eBay search, two showed up. Both sellers I'd be cautious about given their low feedback with one of them having a low feedback score.

    A 100ml bottle up for auction.

    A 250ml decanter.

    This seller on BN is selling a vintage bottle:
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