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  1. Re: Love It, Like It or Indifferent...a wardrobe review

    Get rid of those 22 likes and 4 indifferents!

    Use the proceeds to find and acquire 5 loves. You’ll be sitting pretty at 25 (which gives you room for more ‘loves’ as you discover them).
  2. Re: Love It, Like It or Indifferent...a wardrobe review

    Of the 51 currently listed in my wardrobe (which I believe is accurate), I have approximately 40 loves, 10 likes, and 1 indifferent. The indifferent one is what you would call “a museum piece,” with...
  3. Re: Would You Wear Eau Sauvage Parfum and Encre Noire à l'Extrême to Work?

    Totally safe, just go easy on the trigger, no more than 3 sprays at the absolute max.
  4. Re: Guerlain L'Homme Ideal EDT, Parfum, Intense for winter

    For winter specifically?

    I’d go with Intense. But they all work well in the winter anyway.


    What about Extreme though??Lets add that to the mix and see what people say. I haven’t tried it...
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    Poll: Re: Fallish winter spicy honey scent

    I think Tabac Rouge is the best of this group, hands down, but it’s not what I think of when I hear “Spicy Honey.

    For an emphasis on Honey, I would vote Honey Aoud. M

    I also recommend you try...
  6. Re: ALL YEAR office fragrance, clean, discret, from this list ....

    Prada L’Homme without hesitation.


    I would also recommend another Prada fragrance, Cargo de Nuit, which smells similar to Luna Rossa to some degree. But it’s very expensive, and not knowing what...
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    Re: Mass Appealing Niche Fragrances

    Amyris Homme


    Rather than hammer you with 20 suggestions, I’ll leave it at that and recommend checking it out.,
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    I think if it were up to him he’d just release them with those rubber/vinyl seal caps that he used on the slim rectangular with metal plate bottles, but the boutiques are demanding more of an...
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    Re: Men's fragrances with the best 'honey' note

    Honey Oud by Floris has the best honey note in my experience.
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    Re: Carolina Chic for men discontinued

    You got it!
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    Re: Carolina Chic for men discontinued

    https://allthatsinteresting.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/iron-eyes-cody-psa-featured.jpg
  12. Re: How has everyone's experience been with Chanel Homme Allure Sport EDT?

    I had a great experience with it. Good projection and excellent longevity, and I think it smells very nice.
  13. Re: Recommend me something better than Creed Aventus

    Invasion Barbare
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    Re: must have masterpiece/classic

    Invasion Barbare
  15. Re: $200 on one bottle...is NY Intense the pick?

    You made a good choice.

    NYI is one of those rare 10/10 fragrances...or pretty damn close to it. I can’t think of a better option in its genre.
  16. Re: Eau Sauvage Parfum 2017 vs Chanel Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme

    So different it’s not worth comparing them.

    I think ESP 2017 is better though.
  17. Re: You Guys Get That Nasty “Bad Breath” Ad That Pops Up Randomly in Forum Threads

    Lol....no way!

    That ad’s so gross.
  18. Re: Anyone else jumping the gun on fall fragrances?

    I’ll be doing this today. I love the line up swap!

    This fall I’m going with a rather small 14 bottle rotation—trying to keep it simple and really get a lot of use out of this particular group of...
  19. Re: Mercedes-Benz Man Private: This One's Good....and I Mean It!

    I think that’s it exactly—no wow factor.

    When I smelled it I thought it was a pretty good quality fragrance, well-made, a nice blend of ingredients, and sort of off the beaten path in terms of...
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    Re: Latest Armani Acqua Di Gio Flanker!

    I’m with ya, Frog.

    I love this one too! I bought two bottles when Armani had their 40% off sale because I knew this one had the potential to be discontinued. But I think it’s great; a nice,...
  21. Re: Mercedes-Benz Man Private: This One's Good....and I Mean It!

    In hindsight, I think I got a little over excited here. Maybe it was during a fragrance dry spell or something like that. Or maybe I just liked it a lot for a week. Who knows....:undecided:
    ...
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    Re: Your 2020 Fragrance Balance

    Sold 2

    Bought 1

    Balance = -7
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    Re: Fresh and clean fragrances under S$100

    Carven L’Eau Intense

    Allure Homme Edition Blanche

    Acqua Di Gio Profondo

    Guerlain L’Homme Ideal Cologne

    Dior Homme Cologne
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    Re: The Quest for Fig

    Interesting choice, a little off the beaten path...I like that. :)

    You have some good ones in there: Figuier Eden, Philosykos EDP/EDT, Dune, Balade Sauvage, Fico di Amalfi, and Good Life, these...
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    LOL! ;):laugh:;):laugh:

    That was unexpected and hilarious.
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    Exactly.

    I appreciate your sentiment, and get where you’re coming from, but I think this might be a bit different. There’s a difference between not liking someone’s fragrance and being seriously...
  27. Re: MANCERA CEDRAT BOISÉ, thoughts ....worth it ?

    I’m not a Montale fan in general either. They don’t work with me, and the same goes for the “Montale-y” Mancera’s. But there is nothing Montale-like about CB. It’s one of many Mancera’s which really...
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    As for the “Alpha Beta” bullshit: There are many a poor soul who confuse “Alpha” with “DICK” and “Beta” with “respectful/courteous.” In that case all we’d have to do to be Alpha’s is walk around...
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    One of my favorite Basenotes anecdotes of all time, how could I forget!



    I’m always shocked too.



    That’s a great idea.
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    Nah, I’m good.

    I appreciated the honesty. Better than gossiping behind my back (which she’ll probably do anyway).
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    Maybe.

    What specifically prompted this question?
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    :grin:


    The lady tends to overreact with certain things, like the time I approached her without a mask and for a second I thought my arms had suddenly become guns and were firing off bullets at...
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    :lolk:

    I literally snickered out loud at this.
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    Re: REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    Yeah, I didn’t think it was THAT strong. I mean, I can smell it on me while I’m walking around but I felt like it was just creating a soft bubble of a foot or two. But this woman had the same...
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    REBUKED! Wearing ONE SPRAY of Beau de Jour!

    This just happened to me a few hours ago. Thought you guys might find it amusing:

    I walk into a colleague’s room this morning to discuss something, and then leave briefly. I returned several...
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    Re: What Is Your Top 5 As Of Right Now?

    #5 Floris 1962

    #4 Beau de Jour

    #3 Oud for Greatness

    #2 Cargo de Nuit

    #1 Fjerne
  37. Re: Dior Homme Sport 2008 Dior Homme Eau Humiecki & Graef Eau Radieuse M Micallef Avant Garde

    New Items Added 9/20
  38. Re: Viktor & Rolf Spicebomb Night Vision Eau de Parfum (2020)

    Interesting....



    Interesting...
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    Re: The Fragrance Confessions thread

    I am moving closer and closer to becoming a 20-bottle-guy and further and further away from the avid collector I once was.

    Many of my old favorites don't interest me anymore (Terre d'Hermes, A...
  40. Re: Before I buy another bottle of Petit Matin, what should I sample because it might be even better

    Xerjoff Nio

    Roja Dove Elysium Parfum Homme (not the Parfum Cologne)

    James Heeley Zeste de Gingembre (not really in the same group of fragrances but try it anyway)


    The Roja Dove is...
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    Re: Your 2020 Fragrance Balance

    Sold 2

    Bought 2

    Balance = -6
  42. Re: Online Discounter Sent Me A Tester Instead Of A Retail Bottle. Couple Questions About Testers?

    They probably messed up rather than it being any sort of intentional ruse, (which is a pretty common trick used eBay). Beauty Envoynter is pretty legit, I’d request they send you a new, sealed retail...
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    Re: Post Covid Meetup

    No I didn’t. My fault though.
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    Re: Post Covid Meetup

    I could be wrong, but aren’t things a little chaotic in Portland right now? Based on what I’ve seen and heard, it doesn’t seem like the place to frolic around sniffing perfume at the moment,...
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    Re: Today I bought September 2020

    You describe EXACTLY how I feel about The Dreamer. Currently I don’t own it. but it’s one of those that I often buy and sell due to the qualities you describe above. I find something about it so...
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    Re: Today I bought September 2020

    There are three scents that I’ve smelled that have the same central cinnamon/pink pepper accord: 1899, Spicebomb, and Initio’s Rehab.

    After owning and wearing 1899 for several years, owning...
  47. Re: What is the one fragrance that, if given the chance, you'd force other fragheads to try?

    It is.

    The only prerequisite is that you have to enjoy fresh fragrances on some level. If you’re strictly a leather, incense, castoreum type of dude, you’re not gonna like it (I mean “you” in the...
  48. You Guys Get That Nasty “Bad Breath” Ad That Pops Up Randomly in Forum Threads

    Where they show a mouth with these weird white chunks on the tonsils and then the person with the chunks on their finger and then like a close up picture of the chunks with a circle around them?

    ...
  49. Re: What is the one fragrance that, if given the chance, you'd force other fragheads to try?

    Humiecki & Graef Eau Radieuse
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    Re: Today I bought September 2020

    Love this fragrance. Nice choice!
  51. Dior Homme Sport 2008 Dior Homme Eau Humiecki & Graef Eau Radieuse M Micallef Avant Garde

    I accept Paypal only, and only ship within the United States (Sorry, Canada!)

    Please review my feedback for your confidence.

    Shipping is FREE, but if you live in CA, OR, NV, AZ, or WA add $5...
  52. Re: Your Current Favorite Fresh/Aquatic Fragrances Niche/Designer?

    AdG Profondo and the original edt—citrus aquatic
    Elysium Parfum Homme—citrus woods
    Allure Homme Edition Blanche—citrus woods
    Heeley Zeste de Gingembre—ginger
    L’Homme Ideal Sport—woody...
  53. Re: Best place to start with L'homme Ideal series?

    :lolk:

    Guerlain L’Homme Ideal Cool Extreme Cologne Sport Intense...Eau de Parfum?

    Sounds great!
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    Re: Your favorite balanced, straight up amber

    Ambre 114 tied w/Ambre Precieux

    It’s impossible for me to choose between them. They’re both excellent and quite different from each other.
  55. Re: Best place to start with L'homme Ideal series?

    I haven’t.

    Where would you rank it within the entire line?
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    Re: Maison Francis Kurkdjian L'Homme A la Rose

    I tried this recently and didn’t like it. I honestly couldn’t differentiate it from any other mediocre feminine rose fragrance that’s out there. To me it comes across as an average female fragrance...
  57. Re: Best place to start with L'homme Ideal series?

    I think the EDP is the best place to start.
  58. Re: Brooklyn Perfumista Shot and Killed After Argument on Street

    A guy who avidly collected fragrances and who was described as a self-employed fragrance salesman was walking his dogs around 6 am in Bay Ridge Brooklyn when he got into a dispute with someone about...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Slumberhouse began as a “hiphop” related fragrance company.


    In fact I just found the original Fragrantica house description which came out just when Slumberhouse was emerging on the scene, with...
  60. Brooklyn Perfumista Shot and Killed After Argument on Street

    Don’t get excited, it wasn’t Carlos the Brooklyn Fragrance Lover.

    But I’m wondering if any of you might have known this man personally or through the forum or fragrance community...

    Sounds...
  61. Re: Beau de Jour to become part of Tom Ford's signature line?

    That’s an incredible deal...I think I paid $129 for the 50ml from Fragrancex!


    Looks like they have the 50’s only now and the coupon code doesn’t apply. But $80 for a 50ml is still a great price.
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    Re: Your 2020 Fragrance Balance

    Sold one

    Balance = -6
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    Re: Current guilty pleasure?

    Acqua di Gio and all of its flankers. I bought the entire line a couple months ago and have been enjoying them since.
  64. Re: Best 2 current Givenchy Fragrances for Men ?

    Givenchy Gentlemen Eau de Parfum

    Play Intense
  65. Re: Planning on some designer fragrances, would love some feedback (and a plot twist ....)

    As my active wardrobe, yes.

    What I really wish I had done all along instead of selling things off is to have just packaged them away carefully in boxes in my basement—so they’re not part of my...
  66. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    A*Men Ultimate: Love it! It reminds me of thee army formulations of CH Men with like a little chocolate and coffee added to it. It’s a pleasant surprise.

    L’Homme a la Rose: Smells like some kind...
  67. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Interesting, I enjoyed reading your impressions. I tried L’Homme a la Rose today (which is what brought me to this thread). I think it sucks. But Lumiere Noire is nice. I don’t really love rose, but...
  68. Re: Planning on some designer fragrances, would love some feedback (and a plot twist ....)

    This is great advice that I learned way too late. There are many that I’ve gotten rid of that I would absolutely enjoy now and that would also be worth a small fortune. If anyone is reading this,...
  69. Re: Planning on some designer fragrances, would love some feedback (and a plot twist ....)

    I’d really like to check out Mr Burberry Indigo now that I know a little more about it. It sounds nice!
  70. Re: Planning on some designer fragrances, would love some feedback (and a plot twist ....)

    On the expensive end of the designer spectrum these are some that I’m really enjoying these days and believe are FBW:

    Prada Cargo de Nuit
    Tom Ford Beau de Jour
    YSL Tuxedo
    Dior Balade Sauvage
    ...
  71. Re: Looking for a bit of a specific suggestion, details inside...have at it folks!

    Cargo de Nuit

    or...

    The Orchid Man
  72. Re: What’s Your Favorite Louis Vuitton Fragrance?

    I agree with you there.

    L’Immensite came off immediately as sort of generic, but while most of this types of fragrances get worse as they develop and move on, this one actually gets better and...
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    Re: Pure Havane descontinued? 2020

    It’s a shame too, if this is the case, and L’ Oreal is cutting the line, or at least all the Pure flankers. I mean if you think about it, like ‘em or not, the A* Men line and its flankers were one of...
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    Re: Pure Havane descontinued? 2020

    Mine always carried the original, Malt, and Havane. And not too long ago, coffee. But other than the OG, they were never advertised on the counter in any kind of way, just tucked in the shelves under...
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    Re: Pure Havane descontinued? 2020

    Yeah...

    Although PH is widely available online, I have noticed that basically all of the others except Pure Malt have been disappearing, most likely discontinued for good. Perhaps it’s not...
  76. Re: Anyone familiar with Ganymede by Marc-Antoine Barrois?

    And some people don’t get any leather at all, and say things like, “ I don’t know why this is classified as a leather fragrances when there’s really no leather in it whatsoever.”

    It’s so strange....
  77. Re: What’s Your Favorite Louis Vuitton Fragrance?

    Interesting.

    If I had to evaluate the men’s line I would say that they’re fragrances with a modern, lightweight, likable designer intention but also with a creative flare, which leaves room for...
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    Re: Pure Havane descontinued? 2020

    What are you talking about? It’s available everywhere.
  79. Re: What’s Your Favorite Louis Vuitton Fragrance?

    Based on the responses in this thread it seems like the two that are really worth checking out (since I’m already familiar with Afternoon Swim and Nouveau Monde) are Au Hasard and Ombré Nomade. They...
  80. Re: Best 3 fragrances for the list ( Dior Homme Parfum, L'Homme Idéal,Linstant Jaipur ..)

    Pure Malt

    Dior Homme Parfum

    L’Homme Ideal EDP
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    Re: How many bottles is too many?

    For me, 50 is the right number and I’m starting to lean even more towards 28–32.

    I really don’t like having too many at one time any more. By next year I imagine I’ll be somewhere right between...
  82. Re: ★ Woody Floral Recmdations ★ Armani Eau Pour Homme + Floral ( Lalique PH line )

    +1

    Dia Man
  83. Re: Rethinking my thoughts that colognes are seasonal

    Yeah, I’m slowly beginning to move away from the seasonal viewpoint I’ve always held in favor of a less restrictive approach.
  84. Re: Any weak fragrance that literally smells close to nothing?

    A Lab On Fire Oxymusc
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    Re: Best from Dior Privee Collection?

    Best? I couldn’t tell you.

    My favorites are Balade Sauvage, Bois d’Argent, and Feve Delicieuse.
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    Re: Sampling spree......

    If you liked Original Santal but maybe not enough to drop the cash on it, Montblanc Individuel is a dead ringer for and it costs $25 for a 100ml bottle. Really, they are very, very alike, more so...
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    Re: Slumberhouse Discussion

    Me neither, but I guess Josh did and maybe some other people mentioned it.
  88. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Faviol Seferti Insomnia:

    Holy INSANELY STRONG gourmand, Batman...
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    Re: Replacement for A*Men Pure Coffee

    Yes!

    Good choice. And if you layered it with the Demeter Fresh Brew, it would probably work out well. :)
  90. Re: EBAY Charging Sales Tax???? How Long Have They Been Doing This?

    Thanks for the link.

    It's been going on since June, 2019 in New York.
  91. EBAY Charging Sales Tax???? How Long Have They Been Doing This?

    About 6 months ago I made a large purchase on eBay and when I saw that the total price was about $50 more than I had calculated I looked and noticed that for the first time I could remember, I was...
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    Re: Profumum Roma

    I would look online at Osswald NYC.

    They carry Profumum Roma and they sell generous sized samples of all the fragrances that they carry....2ml and very fairly priced. It’s a great store with...
  93. Re: What’s Your Favorite Louis Vuitton Fragrance?

    Au Hasard sounds really nice. I’m definitely going to get a sample of this along with Ombré Nomade. A couple other people said it’s their favorite too.

    I didn’t like Nouveau a Monde at all at...
  94. Re: What’s Your Favorite Louis Vuitton Fragrance?

    I can see synthetic. I thought AS was really good though how it portrayed the fruit, very bright and juicy and vivid, even if a bit synthetic.

    Nouveau Monde is strange. It’s a roller coaster for...
  95. Re: What’s Your Favorite Louis Vuitton Fragrance?

    I have not tried these. I’m interested now in trying the rest of the line since I just sampled L’Immensite and Noveau Monde.



    Funny, RedRaider and I both think it smells a little like Millesime...
  96. Re: What’s Your Favorite Louis Vuitton Fragrance?

    Well, I just tried L’Immensite and Nouveau Monde. They’re actually on each wrist right now, so I’m doing like a “real time” reaction/impression below. Forgive me.

    L’Immensite smells way too...
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    Re: Latest Giorgio Armani - Acqua Di Gio Profondo!

    Okay, so my batch code is 38SDOOH. It’s on the label on the bottom in the middle (where the empty space on the label of your bottle is).

    The two differences between your bottle and mine are:
    ...
  98. Re: Anyone familiar with Ganymede by Marc-Antoine Barrois?

    You’re lucky! My wife usually has a good nose. She couldn’t care less about fragrances but has an uncanny ability to pick out notes and she’ll remember something I wore randomly three years ago when...
  99. Re: Anyone familiar with Ganymede by Marc-Antoine Barrois?

    Are fragrances a common and integral part of the culture in Lithuania?

    I’m asking because here in the US, I’d say that no, they really aren’t. And the idea that BR540 would be wildly popular...
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    Re: Latest Giorgio Armani - Acqua Di Gio Profondo!

    I’ll go check my bottle in a few minutes and get back to you. I bought mine directly from Armani, so no question of authenticity there.


    For what it’s worth, this is quickly becoming my favorite...
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