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    Re: Roja Dove vs Creed

    There are a few from each house I that I wouldn't want to be without (i.e. Danger, Scandal, GIT, Aventus, Royal Oud). Roja takes the prize for artistry, consistency, uniqueness, and quantity of...
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    Re: Modern Masculine Lavender Fragrance

    This is a great one! I have been wearing it a lot lately.
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    Re: Your top 5 "must haves"

    By no means my top 5, but these are 5 choices that meet your requirements (and happen to be consensus favorites):

    1. Hermes Bel Ami (Vintage)
    2. Chanel Egoiste
    3. Dior Homme Intense
    4. Creed...
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    Re: When the ad copy gets to you...

    Once that I can recall. Not sure if it counts as “ad” copy, but it was the write up on Rogue Perfumery’s website a couple of years back. I read a review, went to the site, and made a blind-buy on the...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Pear + Olive is worth hunting down IMO.
  6. [CONUS] Malle, Aedes, Chanel, Amouage, Tom Ford, Serge Lutens, Diptyque, Rogue, Nishane, Guerlain, etc.

    I am looking for bottles of MFK Absolue Pour le Soir, MFK Oud Extrait, Papillon Salome, Amouage Interlude (vintage). Below are the bottles I have available to swap.

    Aedes Iris Nazarena (bottle has...
  7. Re: Chanel having a great run with Olivier Polge ....

    I love Chanel in general and I think Olivier is doing a fine job. Bleu de Chanel Parfum is my favorite from the Bleu line and one of the very few designer perfumes in my wardrobe at the moment. I...
  8. Re: Cartier Declaration VS Terre d'Hermes Eau tres Fraiche VS Bigarade Concentree.

    Bigrade Concentree is my favorite. Smells more natural and just better to me than the other two. I like them all though.
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    Re: Favorite Natural Leaning Vetiver Perfumes

    Vetiverissimo by Bruno Fazzolari is a really nice one. Smells very natural to me.
  10. [CONUS] Re: Rare, Discontinued, Vintage, Niche

    bump
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 30th April, 2021

    Me too! It is wonderful. And rather potent.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 29th April, 2021

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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 30th April, 2021

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    Re: Frederic Malle vs......

    Poal > Lyric *by a landslide
    Mouse Illuminee > French Lover *close call
    Monsieur > Patchouly *close call

    (I haven't smelled Sultan Vetiver)
  15. Thread: Pick 1

    by Jcelello
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    Re: Pick 1

    Daily: Ormonde Jayne Ormonde Man

    Evening: Chanel Le Lion

    Weekend: Dior Leather Oud
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    Re: Frederic Malle Discussion Thread

    Sad news. He was an impressive figure and by all accounts I have seen a kind and genuine human.
  17. Re: Acqua di Parma Best 3 Treasures current available 2021

    A lot of pleasant offerings from this brand. Nothing I choose to own a full bottle of. Oud is probably my favorite from the house.
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    Re: Which should be my next purchase of two?

    Rien is wonderful stuff. That would be my pick.
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    Re: Chanel Sycomore EDT vs EDP

    I like both. The EDT is sharper and smokier. The EDP lacks the smoke and is bit creamy. I prefer the EDT.
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    Re: When you need the BIG bottle

    I have a 200ml of Bois Des Iles EDT. It’s probably my favorite fragrance. I have a couple other 200ml, but partials. Otherwise, I have nothing over 125mls.
  21. Re: If you only own a mini or small decant, do you include the fragrance in your Basenotes "Wardrobe

    I only list official bottles. I don’t really have a ml limit, but I don’t have any below 30ml currently other than attars.
  22. [CONUS] Re: Tom Ford, Sultan Pasha, Roja, Nishane, Amouage, Guerlain, Chanel, Dior, Frederic Malle, much mor

    bump - more new stuff
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    Re: I just noticed something in my wardrobe..

    I agree with this statement. I crossed over a hundred for the first time recently and it dawned on me that I have so many fragrances that I will never get to spend serious time wearing most of them....
  24. Re: What are your favorite(s) / best of Oriza L. Legrand house.

    My favorite is Malaga Santa, which I believe is just Rêve d'Ossian in a special bottle for the Spanish botique Ecuacion Natural. I may be wrong.
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    Re: Zino and Boucheron

    Zino is good stuff. I picked up a bottle of Boucheron EDP recently. It is really nice, but just too soapy for my tastes.
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    Re: Teetotaler wearing prominent alcohol notes?

    I quit smoking a few years before I took up this hobby. I wouldn't have imagined wanting to spray something on that made me smell like smoke back when I did smoke, but now I appreciate smoky...
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    Re: Frederic Malle Discussion Thread

    That's too bad! I really love this one. Also coincidentally my scent of the day.
  28. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail? (2021)

    Et Pourtant by Henry Jacques and Superstitious by Malle.
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    Re: Brigardee Concentree

    I agree with Freewheeling's comments. People really do play up the significance of the Malle reformulations, but I don't agree with how drastic they are made out to be. I have experience with several...
  30. Re: Your Current Favorite Fragrance Bottle and Packaging Presentation

    Henry Jacques, Hermès Hermessence, Chanel Exclusif, Dior Privee
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    Re: Thoughts on Gris Clair

    I have the tall rectangle bottle. Not sure if it’s a reform or the original formulation. Unique and simple incense-lavender that I wear sometimes to relax. I like it a lot.
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    Re: Brigardee Concentree

    Excellent summer fragrance. I think this is probably my second favorite JCE after Cuir d’Ange.
  33. Re: Green, Coniferous, and Forest - please critique my wish list

    +1 Mousse Illuminee

    My favorite coniferous note is the pine needle note in Soudain L'Hiver by Henry Jacques.
  34. Re: If Juice Comes Out On The First Spray Does That Mean The Bottle Is A Return And Has Been Used ?

    It is uncommon for a brand new bottle to have a primed atomizer, but it happens. A number of things could lead to this, including quality control tests.
  35. Re: Why did you wear what you wore today.. April 2021

    Frederic Malle Une Fleur de Cassie because I am working from home today and this is one I wouldn't feel good wearing to the office.
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    Re: Is MFK Lumiere Noire ph really discontinued?

    That would be too bad. This is the only one from the house that I find bottle worthy, and I love it.
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    Re: What's on top of your wish-list right now?

    Nice! Underrated fragrance.
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    Re: A song, a drink, a perfume - April 2021

    Brian Eno - Over Fire Island
    Water
    Henry Jacques Cuba
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    Re: Nicolaï (original) New York re-released?

    Bummer!
  40. Re: Why did you wear what you wore today.. April 2021

    L'Artisan Dzing! because I am working from home for a couple days and wanted to wear something I don't usually pull for when going into the office.
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    Re: A song, a drink, a perfume - April 2021

    Phoebe Bridgers Garden Song
    Folgers
    L'Artisan Dzing!
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    Re: How Often Do You Blind Buy?

    Too often. I am working on that.
  43. Re: Why did you wear what you wore today.. April 2021

    Clive Christian X because I wanted something easy and soft for the day.
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    Re: A song, a drink, a perfume - April 2021

    Prince 1999
    Water
    Clive Christian X
  45. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail? (2021)

    Carnal Flower
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently in 2021?

    Hermes Hermessence Cuir d'Ange
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    Re: What are you guys getting for spring/summer?

    Picked up a bottle of Geranium Pour Monsieur recently.
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    Re: A song, a drink, a perfume - April 2021

    A Murder Most Foul by Bob Dylan
    Folgers
    Songe d’un Bois d’Ete by Guerlain
  49. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail? (2021)

    Hermessence Cuir d'Ange
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    Re: Geranium...I think I like it....

    Equipage Geranium is excellent. I prefer vintage Equipage by a hair though.
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    Re: Geranium...I think I like it....

    Frederic Malle
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    Re: Long time no sniff

    Great post! You left the game long before I joined, so take my recommendations with a grain of salt. The house of Rogue is a newer house worth exploring. Mousse Illuminee is a favorite. Chypre-Siam...
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    Re: Your favorite all-natural fragrance

    Big Sultan Pasha fan. I could list several of his. They aren't all totally natural from what I understand, but most are at least mostly natural.
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 8th April, 2021

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    Re: TF Venetian Bergamot or Virgin Island Water?

    VIW. I really need to get a bottle back in my collection..
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    Re: Best MFK for Spring/Summer Months

    I wear Lumiere Noire a bunch in the spring and on cooler summer days/nights.
  57. Re: Leather and grass/green or pear/vanilla fragrances?

    Leather/Green - Le Sillage Blanc by Dusita
    Pear/Vanilla - Pear and Olive by Slumberhouse doesn't have vanilla listed as a note, but it does have a milkiness to it. Perhaps from the massoia note.
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    Re: New Czech & Speake - Perfecto Fino EdP

    I hope not. I do not see it on the notes list. I am really intrigued and hope to sample soon, but I really do not care for prominent cypriol.
  59. Re: How do I remove the chemical smell in perfume

    I would suggest testing fragrances on skin before purchasing. There are certain materials, even natural materials, that come off very poorly on my skin -metallic, screechy, and sometimes what I...
  60. Re: Is It Really Bad to Wear Winter Fragrances During Hot Weather?

    Wear what suits you. Recommended "seasons" are about as useful to me as gender classifications. They can be instructive if I am looking to blind buy something, but once I get my nose on a fragrance I...
  61. Re: Why did you wear what you wore today.. April 2021

    Rogue Chypre-Siam because its been awhile. It will be back in the rotation for a bit now that spring has arrived.
  62. Re: I think Rive Gauche PH is overrated. Is something wrong with me?

    I like it a bunch. I am not sure if I would say it is overrated -it could be- but it is certainly over-hyped. The fact that it is discontinued and harder and harder to track down lends to the hype.
  63. Re: Caron Pour Un Homme PARFUM: Has Anyone Tried This?

    Someone just had it listed on their sales thread on here. It is the Impact version, before it was repackaged as just Pour un Homme Parfum.
  64. Thread: Tom Ford Poll

    by Jcelello
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    Poll: Re: Tom Ford Poll

    I voted for Tobacco Oud, as it is my favorite from the options. Bois Marocain is my actual favorite from this house. It is wonderful stuff. A close second is Oud Wood Intense. I also enjoy Patchouli...
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    Re: New Amouage: Material and Boundless

    Looking forward to trying out Boundless!
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    Re: Best Louis Vuitton fragrances

    Nouveau Monde for me.
  67. Re: I think it's time to change perfume - Parfums de Marly?

    Agree with this post 100%. I have found PdM to be overpriced and underwhelming across the board. I respect and enjoy every house freewheelingvagabond listed here, but I am particularly fond of...
  68. [CONUS] Malle, Aedes, Chanel, Amouage, Tom Ford, Serge Lutens, Diptyque, Rogue, Nishane, Guerlain, etc.

    Please use PayPal Friends and Family or add 4%. Free shipping within CONUS on orders over $100.

    Aedes Iris Nazarena (bottle has small chips) 100ml 95% $300
    Amouage Fate Man 100ml 99% $115...
  69. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail? (2021)

    Nicolai Patchouli Intense
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    Re: Rapid battle on a amouage blind buy.

    Jubilation. I think it is the best of those listed, it is quite unique, and ultimately the most mass-appealing of the bunch IMO.
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently in 2021?

    I am quite late to trying Frederic Malle Dries Van Noten, but it has recently become my favorite gourmand perfume. Excellent stuff.
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    Re: Current 5 faves today

    Dries Van Noten (Frederic Malle)
    Bois des Iles (Chanel)
    Mem (Bogue)
    Tabacaurum (Sultan Pasha)
    Danger Pour Homme Parfum (Roja)
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    Re: A Song, a Drink, a Perfume -- March 2021

    Stand by Me - John Lennon
    Folgers
    Frederic Malle Noir Epices
  74. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail? (2021)

    Frederic Malle Dries Van Noten & Noir Epices will arrive soon :)
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 25th March, 2021

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    Re: Roja Dove Aoud vs Amber Aoud?

    I get pretty good performance from Amber Aoud myself. I am not a huge lover of rose, and I find that Amber Aoud has a bit more going on besides rose and oud than Aoud does. So it is my slight...
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    Re: Cypriol seems trendy but do you like it?

    I really dislike it. It can ruin a perfume for me unless used in very small proportion to other notes.
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    Re: Sultan Pasha's Fragrances

    Very nice! 5 of my all time favorite fragrances in there.
  79. Re: Why did you wear what you wore today.. March 2021

    Iris Nazarena. Perfect for a rainy early spring day.
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    Re: If I get to choose 2 Amouage bottles

    Beach Hut and Bracken would be my recommendation based on your criteria.
  81. Re: FM Geranium Pour Monsieur or Bon Monsieur Rogue?

    BM Rogue is very dated in my opinion, and by design I suspect. It smells very close to fragrances like Gucci Nobile. That is not a knock, as I love a good classic and Gucci Nobile happens to be a...
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    Re: Bracken Man or Beau de Jour signature

    I like both and do not love either. I own the private blend of Beau de Jour, but I understand it is pretty close to the signature. I prefer this over Bracken, which I have owned and sold. Bracken...
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    Re: What are the best fragrances for Spring?

    Some favorites for spring include Rogue Mousse Illuminee & Fougere L'Aube, Hermes Equipage, Sultan Pasha Fougere Noire, Chanel 1957.
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    Re: Special for Gentlemen by Le Galion

    This is excellent stuff. I foolishly parted with my bottle not to long ago and regret it.
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently in 2021?

    Amazing stuff. Shot right near the top of the list for me of the Exclusifs line, which is my favorite line.
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently in 2021?

    Frederic Malle Music For a While
  87. Re: If you could go back in time, which magical moment in your hobby would you want to live again?

    Thank you for the kind words FiveoaksBouquet. I very much agree.
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    Re: A Song, a Drink, a Perfume -- March 2021

    Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Love to Burn (LIVE 1990)
    Coffee
    Frederic Malle Music For a While
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    Re: Is Fahrenheit the best rainy day Dior?

    Could be! I think it fits a rainy day nicely.
  90. Re: Why did you wear what you wore today.. March 2021

    Frederic Malle Music For A While. It is just a perfect scent for days like today (sunny early spring days where the temps are starting to break into the 60's and the smell of the thawing earth is on...
  91. Re: If you could go back in time, which magical moment in your hobby would you want to live again?

    Each year I gift a fragrance to my father for Christmas. This bottle would become his signature scent for most of the next year, so there was pressure to make an informed choice. I really enjoyed the...
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    Re: Anxiety around over spraying

    No anxiety for me. I mean, plenty of anxiety, just not related to fragrances or over spraying. I tend to be pretty conservative with a couple sprays to chest and one on each wrist. I reserve the more...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 21st March, 2021

    Wearing Diptyqye Tam Dao EDP and Chanel 1957 layered. I hate the concept of layering and this happened somewhat by mistake. But it is working for me.
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    Re: Manly vanillas aka Manillas

    Hans Hendley Bourbon is a great vanilla with an animalic vibe that makes it lean masculine IMO.
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    Re: rive gauche battle

    The original. It is just perfect.
  96. Thread: Delete

    by Jcelello
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    Re: Azemour lost more than its luster

    I love the sample I tried of the current stuff. I am holding off on a purchase in the hopes of trying the vintage stuff first, but probably shouldn't hold my breath.
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    Re: A Song, a Drink, a Perfume -- March 2021

    Grateful Dead Althea
    Water
    Chanel Pour Monsieur EDT Concentree
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    Sticky: Re: Missing from the directory

    Sultan Pasha Attars Basmati Rose
  99. Re: Hi. I'm Looking For A "Modern Chypre" - Can You Help Me?

    31 Rue Cambon. EDT if you can find it. EDP is close and still very good IMO.
  100. Re: Hows the sillage and projection of Roja Elysium Extrait ?

    I get a lot more vetiver in the parfum myself.
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