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    Re: Down to my Final Four

    Either anyway given their performance and value for money, with an even slighter personal preference and recommendation (though still acknowledging both as equally good) in favor of AHS
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    Re: Lets Talk Watches

    Wonderful Tudor pics just posted, kudos for these very aesthetically pleasing as much technically/craftily accomplished choices
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    Re: Can I Just Vent, Please?!

    Seconded, fully agreeing especially in this case
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2021

    Luckily being currently quite well prepared for the green sync-with enough options including but not limited to vintage ones
  5. Poll: Re: Wearing clothing from the day before with a new fragrance

    Often yes, but almost as frequently not deliberate regarding the fragrance.
    And far more intentional regarding the wearing/changing of new, fresh clothes for yet another day (usually irrespective...
  6. Re: Bad boy fragrances vs alpha male fragrance - What is the difference for you? Will some be both?

    To answer most, if not even all questions as precise and also detailed as possible:

    1) from my personal opinion alone, there is little to no difference between the two categories-meaning in both...
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    6 sprays of U2 EDP (so far non in the database yet)
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 23rd June, 2021

    U2 EDP by Eyfel
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    Re: Estee Lauder Knowing and Jean Patou 1000

    Though liking both, the Patou one is perhaps better for getting/experiencing a traditional classic.
    While Knowing especially as a vintage (though the JP fragrance has no problems from this...
  10. Re: Is Aventus Still Worth Getting for Someone Who Never Owned It?

    Likely yes, but even so with some previous testing/sampling rather than bought 100% blind
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    Re: *NEW* Armani Code EDP (2021)

    Having already liked most of the version and flankers of this, definitely included in an asap testing list
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    Re: Judgment of Fragrance

    Speaking from a personal alone, do like or dislike a fragrance in a very simple, direct and usually immediate way.
    But actually many factors do contribute to this like/dislike: few to none...
  13. Re: Hello everyone, I hope I’m back for good

    Welcome back. Enjoyed many past interactions and posting, therefore glad about and looking forward to new (er) ones.
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    Re: Down to my Final Four

    Out of these, Eau Sauvage EDT is the absolute personal favorite, closely followed by Chanel AHS as more than respectable second/alternative option
  15. Re: How Language Limits Our Ability to Describe Smells

    Thank you for sharing.
    As correctly pointed out, perhaps even more so considering like correctly pointed out-that not only fragrance tastes are constantly changing and evolving, but also that...
  16. Thread: The beach

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    Re: The beach

    Even if 100% jokingly, this could maybe still make a decent celebrity and/or "latest fad" scent
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    Re: Any of these worth a blind buy?

    From a personal viewpoint alone, especially any of the two Rochas and perhaps even more so l'Homme
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    R&G Open
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    6 abundant sprays of R&G Open
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 22nd June, 2021

    Roger&Gallet Open
  21. Re: Creed empty bottle, boxes and even receipts?

    Without being an expert on the subject (although also not actively wishing to ever become one either) tending to believe that in some particular situations even outside fragrance communities like BN...
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    Re: Fragrances spotted in movies!

    Having repeatedly watched and enjoyed this movie, while happening to recognize no Creed and very little/few Chanel bottles and boxes, though far more Guerlain ones particularly during the shoplifting...
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    Re: Pure Havane descontinued? 2020

    If not discontinued, would like to at least test if not even get this one including even with any reformulation risk (s)
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    Guerlain Vetiver (maybe not among the oldest, but still somehow older parallel horizontal stripes bottle)
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    9 sprays of Guerlain Vetiver
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 21st June, 2021

    Guerlain Vetiver
  27. Re: Please help with advice on a cheap fragrance

    Many great recommendations already, also adding Derrick by Orlane, Preferred Stock by Coty, Extreme Oud by Louis Varel, G Man by Gainsboro, Caractere by Daniel Hechter, Salvador Dali PH-all of whom...
  28. Re: Third Annual "YATAGAN DAY" July 14th. (Bastille Day) 2021

    Thank you for the reply-momentarily not owning this fragrance and even though money is not the issue on this unexpectedly affordable classic, scheduling on the other hand is and therefore might not...
  29. Re: 4711 Colognes ( Mandarine, Blood Orange, Lilac, Lemon, Lavender, ... )

    Apart from the original 4711 do already enjoy, so far liked the most Ice among its numerous flankers.

    In addition to this, also the Lavande Ancestrale range by Le Maison du Savon de Marseille,...
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    Re: Father’s Day Fun

    While personally not a father yet, considering to mark and celebrate this day with a few EDT/EDP choices my father does already enjoy and wear quite routinely-even irrespective of any special...
  31. Re: How is Fahrenheit Cologne Compared to Aqua Fahrenheit?

    Edit: double post, please delete and/or ignore
  32. Re: How is Fahrenheit Cologne Compared to Aqua Fahrenheit?

    While liking both, tending to prefer and likelier to recommend the Aqua-though also considering and therefore seconding the opinion that either/both are different enough from each other to not make...
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    Great choice, glad to own and also wear this as a vintage. Meanwhile chose One Man Show as vintage SOTD.
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    8 sprays of One Man Show
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, 20th June, 2021

    One Man Show
  36. Re: Peppermint Eucalyptus, or super cool fresh aftershaves or tonic lotions

    Recommending strictly among the ones owned as well as used from the current scent wardrobe: anything from the Proraso Eucaplyptus/"Green" line, same with most aftershave splashes from the traditional...
  37. Re: Best Fragrances from Shaving Grooming Houses ? Current in production

    Maybe testing the current C&E Sandalwood formulation might help and, alternatively (should this current particular formulation not work/not come close) several of the sandalwood renditions by GFT,...
  38. Re: Armani Stronger With You Freeze vs Armani ADG Profumo

    If having to go for and to recommend only one of these two, would quite likely prefer ADG Profumo-both as performance and as actual scent, happening to like the notes and their overall influence on...
  39. Re: Third Annual "YATAGAN DAY" July 14th. (Bastille Day) 2021

    Great idea with an equally great (plus occasion appropriate) scent classic worthy to mark and celebrate this particular day
  40. Re: What would you wear if you were a diamond industry executive?

    Maybe same fragrances like now, just the nearest niche/designer exclusive/artisan and/or vintage equivalent of all fragrances visible in the current lineup (including most of the ones shown in the...
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    Re: Best summer Amouage for woman

    Also adding Bracken Woman
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    Re: Best Aldehydic Fragrance

    Adding quite a few personal favorites along these lines,including but not limited to:

    Dior Dune, Chanel AHS, Lanvin Arpege
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    Re: Do You Spray Perfumes Before Sex?

    Not deliberately, at least rarely or almost never applying fragrance with this particular thought/intention and/or when knowing this is to happen after the scent application
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    Re: Mexican beer

    Although technically qualifying more among European rather than Mexican beers (indeed the one subsequently mentioned is mostly brewed and/or distributed in Europe predominantly rather than in Mexico,...
  45. Re: Best Fragrances from Shaving Grooming Houses ? Current in production

    Thank you so much. Tending to enjoy both enough to recommend either, given their sheer quality-apart from the fact that both are at once readily available while not excessively priced, the value for...
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    Re: Has my nose matured?

    Also tending to second/agree that both tastes tend to mature or evolve anyway over time.
    But also that quite a certain amount of contemporary scents do tend to be (excessively? too?) sweet, at...
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    Azzaro PH
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    8 sprays of Azzaro PH
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday, 19th June, 2021

    Azzaro PH
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2021

    A belated but still heartfelt happy birthday to ClockworkAlice!
    Also glad to join the sync with another fragrance would effortlessly wear and enjoy (at least based on present day climates) for both...
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2021

    Trying to join the sync with Rive Gauche PH-one of the few scents can easily wear in a versatile way both in high temperatures associated with the summer solstice, but also great as a scent choice...
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    Rive Gauche (tin can version)
  53. Re: Best Fragrances from Shaving Grooming Houses ? Current in production

    Apart from the great names already mentioned.
    Also adding anything from Proraso Green/Eucalyptus, to additional GFT scents like Spanish Leather, the ones by Crabtree & Evelyn like Sienna and...
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    6 sprays of Rive Gauche PH
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 18th June, 2021

    YSL Rive Gauche
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    Re: Basenotes Trend Watch

    Tending to believe that certain BN classics/favorites as well as ouds might still remain trendy-almost irrespective of any fads.
    Also tending to agree that both warm summer temperatures and a...
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    Re: Best feminine tuberose fragrances?

    With apologies in advance to also bump this thread, also adding among the feminine scents with this note contained to certain extents-that may not be the best yet did enjoy most so far:

    Zara...
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    Re: Best sandalwood fragrance?

    Maybe not all of these the absolute best, yet some did enjoy the most so far did include, among others:
    seconding Egoiste while also adding C&E Sandalwood (including the vintage Mysore take on...
  59. Re: GUERLAIN BOIS MYSTÉRIEUX vs. SONGE D'UN BOIS D'ÉTÉ

    Thank you so much for the infos.
    Being an almost (and/or increasingly) long term fan of Songe d'un Bois d'Ete but considering how pricey and/or increasingly difficult to get this one became, always...
  60. Re: Fresh? Ok. For hot and humid? Ok. But also something dry please!

    Many great recommendations already mentioned, also adding:
    Lalique White, Best of Chevignon, Azzaro PH l'Eau, Rhubarbe Pamplemousse from the Pierre Herme limited edition by l'Occitane, Assenzio by...
  61. Re: Have you ever noticed cleaning the sprayer nozzle actually improving the scent?

    Seconding the opinion that much likelier the spraying output rather then the actual scent did improve. Based on the very few and in between experiences had so far, in the rare cases when cleaning a...
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    Re: Ombre Nomade vs Tobacco Oud intense

    Perhaps both quite belated and against the predominant consensus, but likelier to go for and recommend Tobacco Oud Intense
  63. Poll: Re: Which Sephora scent for summer for Father's Day - UPDATED

    From this list, voted for Eau Sauvage Parfum, while also considering DH Cologne and Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme as honorable second options-both fairly qualified to share a respectable second place
  64. Re: Outdoor summer black tie wedding cologne

    Another vote for Armani Code Colonia
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    R&G Open
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    6 sprays of R&G Open
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    Re: SOTD: Thursday, 17th June, 2021

    R&G Open
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    Re: Best Beach Date-Vacation Fragrance?

    You already have a fine selection and from this would likely go for and recommend especially ADG Profumo. Among other choices that are quite readily available and while inexpensive also great value...
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    Sticky: Re: Synchronized Fridays 2021

    From an already permissive wardrobe (at least in terms of potential solstice sync fragrances) lucky enough to have a fairly permissive selection, therefore not in a rush to choose yet-even though...
  70. Re: Creed Millesime Imperial vs Dua Impériale Pastèque

    Seconding any MI recommendation (s) so far
  71. Thread: Greetings

    by Ken_Russell
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    Re: Greetings

    Welcome! Glad you joined us and wishing you to enjoy the time spent here.
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    6 hefty sprays of U2 EDP by Eyfel
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, 16th June, 2021

    U2 EDP by Eyfel
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    Re: Help me choose.....

    Although voted for the current Egoiste Platinum out of these two, also happening to like the current Fahrenheit EDT just enough to always consider and recommend this as a second option when in doubt...
  75. Re: Oud for Glory by Lattafa - wonderful fragrance at an excellent price

    Thank you for the recommendation- incidentally have also recently discovered that this house has quite diverse offers in (at least, if not even better/more intense) EDP strength and interesting note...
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    Re: Today I bought June 2021

    Louis Varel Extreme Oud
    Louis Varel Extreme Patchouli
  77. Re: Ungaro Pour L'Homme III bottle / reformulation confusion, which to get?

    Gold&Bold is a flanker/limited edition, while seconding the opinion that the first two versions of Ungaro III are identical, thus equal in terms of actual scent as well as its quality and performance
  78. Re: Recommendatons next blind purchase ( Taylor OBS Sandalwood, Bogart Signature, Trussardi Uomo ...

    The vast majority if not all of these are great options, however tending to first and foremost recommend (in otherwise no particular order) especially:
    Bogart Signature, Trussardi Uomo, Scottish...
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    First edition Guerlain Heritage EDT
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    Around 10 dabs from a bottle of Heritage
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 15th June, 2021

    Heritage EDT
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    Re: Nino Cerruti 1979

    If you can find this one from a trusted retailer at a reasonable price that fits your budget, would say to go for this-indeed happening to enjoy this enough to recommend it
  83. Re: Surprise cash award - what perfume to buy FB next

    Seconded and congratulations for this wonderful purchasing opportunity-no matter which one you choose, you are likely to get great quality (although personally tending even more to prefer either of...
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    Re: Your favorite "wet" or aquatic frangrance

    Among others, in otherwise no particular order: Baldessarini del Mar, Hugh Parsons Blue, Aqua di Roma Uomo
  85. Re: Guess the highest ranked fragrances on Basenotes / Fun competition

    Adding the perhaps less predictable Loewe para Hombre - maybe not spectacular in terms of popularity, however still managing to get an overwhelming amount of positive and otherwise only neutral, yet...
  86. Re: What is the Advantage of Sauvage Over Prada Luna Rossa Carbon?

    If having to choose and recommend only one among these, Sauvage would likely stand out and would rate as better strictly in terms of performance
  87. Re: Do you wear any 'weird' scents regularly? Got any favorites?

    Having a quite high tolerance for weird scents, one particular scent where the "weirdness threshold" may have been reach is Kouros.
    Other than that, no problem to wear beast mode, animalic, smoky,...
  88. Re: What’s the essence of sex in your opinion for a woman’s scent?

    From a highly subjective masculine viewpoint alone, most classic feminines - both Guerlains among the tried and tested like Shalimar to the more eccentric and intricate ones like Songe d'un Bois...
  89. Re: Advice on vintage Paco Rabanne Pour Homme

    Also recommending the 2nd edition EDT as the most worthy, rewarding choice out of these - if these are the only options available for purchase
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    Re: Dior Homme original vs Dior Homme 2020?

    So far, did personally not detect much if any differences in terms of both scent and (fairly good) performance between these two
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    Re: Goest Smokers Perfume

    Thank you for the recommendation. In a certain way, admitting and seconding to be in a situation fairly similar to yours: while not a smoker, still heavily into most if not nearly all tobacco scents...
  92. Re: Al Rehab Silver vs creed Silver mountain water

    Have liked Al Rehab Silver very much- though still having to focus more on Creed SMV to detect more perceptible similarities
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    Re: 2021 Chanel Antaeus

    Great to hear that some if its qualities were kept up in the current version, admitting to not have had the opportunity to test the 2020-2021 yet
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    Jaguar (green bottle)
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    Re: A Lounge Just For Us "Over-Sprayers" - 2021

    8 sprays of Jaguar Green
  96. Re: What’s the essence of sex in your opinion for a man’s scent?

    Many great recommendations already, though likely depending on various factors of a more or less personal and subjective thus likely controversial and/or little to not objective kind.
    Nevertheless...
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, 14th June, 2021

    Jaguar Original
  98. Re: Recap regarding previous Parfum lasting issues

    Along these lines and with the required notes also recommending Bogart pour Homme, Aramis Havana, Mystique Homme by Al Haramain, Lanvin Avant Garde, Mugler Pure Havane, Franck Boclet Tobacco
  99. Re: I think I found the best Vintage Tabarome alternative?!

    Thank you for the recommendation, one reason more for asap testing
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    Re: Your Vintage Scent of the Day (SOTD)

    One Man Show
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