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    Re: Fragrance recommendation for meditation

    Teas. Like, really.
    Incenses. sandalwoods - definitely. But nothing soothes me like teas.
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    Re: Vintage fragrance I bought today

    Same applies to the SIR, the vintage is nice,haven‘t tried current. The last version I‘ve tried was somewhere inbetween, from the early 2000s.
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    Re: Vintage fragrance I bought today

    The SIR is a very nice mossy perfume. I know it from days past as you could (and still can) get it everywhere in Germany. Just don't pronounce it like you‘re talking to a police officer :wink:
  4. Re: Recommandations of special fragrances for a SPECIAL day

    Congrats!

    No real suggestions at the moment, but if you sample Royal Oud, please also give French Lover a try, which I find much better.
  5. Re: Your Current Favorite Fragrance Bottle and Packaging Presentation

    My favourite bottle designs are, in no order

    YSL M7 Fresh
    Papillon, especially Anubis and Dryad, because of the juice color
    Memo, especially Russian Leather
    vintage l‘Artisans
    Tauers,...
  6. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    I have both versions in the old presentation/formula, but both have a clear bottle.
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    Re: Vintage fragrance I bought today

    Risky acquisistions, wishing you luck!
  8. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    The complexity and development are really nice imo and I’ve liked it more with my second wearing (including a respray). There is one note in the opening I‘m not fond of, but it also doesn‘t bother...
  9. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    LIDGE — compared to LIDG, it smells like people say. I like both :smiley:
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    Re: What’s the best Tom Ford to wear with a suit?

    Of the ones I know, I‘d say for Men Extreme.
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    Re: What's on top of your wish-list right now?

    I bought quite a lot the last weeks, so I basically have my top wish list scents here now. That being said, from the remaining wishlist I‘d love especially Tonka Imperiale (preferably vintage) and...
  12. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Tom Ford for Men Extreme — I like it, but am not blown away by it. Let’s see how it unfolds with several wears.
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    Re: Nicolaï (original) New York re-released?

    I‘ve been searching forever for a vintage New York EdT
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    Re: Best Acqua di Parma

    Has anyone tried the new Bergamotto di Calabria la Spugnatura yet? It‘s not just different packaging, they say.

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  15. Re: Axe Marmite Shower Gel - WTF - I've Seen It All Now !!!

    It would have been so cool to have this on April fools, and then it‘s real.
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    Re: What Is Your Top 5 As Of Right Now?

    As it‘s very April-y here weatherwise, my current top go tos have a certain range:

    L‘Instant de Guerlain pour Homme EdT vtg
    Original Vetiver vtg
    H24
    Gucci pour Homme II
    Mandarino di Amalfi...
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    Re: The NEW HERMES H24 Eau de Toilette

    Regarding performance — it performs like a monster on me. First wear, I couldn‘t smell it after an hour. It was there, then not, then... as is so often with these modern AC-heavy scents. I also...
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    Re: Today I bought April 2021

    Very nice, congrats!
  19. Re: Your Top 5 Most Underrated And Top 5 Most Overrated fragrances ???

    Don‘t know if these are tops, but

    underrated:
    Je suis un Homme
    Guilty Cologne pour Homme
    Knize Forest
    African Leather
    Mandarino di Amalfi Acqua

    overrated:
  20. Thread: Clean smell

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    Re: Clean smell

    Adding Original Vetiver
  21. Re: Tom Ford 'Resort Collection' - return of Neroli Portofino & Mandarino Acqua, Oud Minerale & more

    I‘m glad Mandarino Acqua stays with us. I think it is marvelous.
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    Re: Do you ever finish a bottle?

    I‘d also say do it. Freewheeling‘s assessment imo excludes the point that you may use some scents way more often than others, regardless of collection soze. If you really love it, buy a backup. If in...
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    Re: Geranium...I think I like it....

    Rose & Cuir!
    Geranium pour Monsieur has too much mint for me
    I love the geranium twist in Lonestar Memories
  24. Re: Is It Really Bad to Wear Winter Fragrances During Hot Weather?

    I cannot reiterate enough how great GGA is in high heat
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    Re: Questions for BN Experts

    Hi!

    1. I abstract from different scents that contain a certain note. You could also use soliflores, essential oils, and the likes
    2. No experience
    3. It depends on the context and can refer to...
  26. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Hermès — H24

    On the BN scale of one to five stars, this gets a solid question mark and a remarkable rating of ‘somewhere between 1* and 5*”. Wow, this is difficult to place and had nice aspects...
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    Re: Best MFK for Spring/Summer Months

    This, although I haven‘t tried many.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today.. April 2021

    Gucci pour Homme II because I wanted something friendly, calming and inobstrusive to wear when visiting my Mum for an Easter brunch
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    Re: Tom Ford Lost Cherry

    I think it‘s a pretty special fragrance with a nice, fruity-boozy opening (can get tiresome as a dailywear) and a very pleasant tobacco drydown that unfortunately lasts only for some 3-5 hours.
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    Re: Today I bought April 2021

    One of the truly great, congrats!
  31. Poll: Re: Which Parfum de Nicolai would you suggest me to get (along NY intense)

    Nice, congrats! I find it wears a little different each time, sometimes soapy, sometimes spicy, ... Nicolai usually add around 3 samples with a regular offer. Have fun with your PdN-pack!
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    Re: Today I bought April 2021

    I like the 2003 a lot, but surely have the 70s one on my radar! Envy was only “good” for me, I’m wondering about Nobile
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    Re: Early love that is still a love

    Since I‘ve only been in this for a good year now — my wardrobe :laugh:
  34. Re: Difference between (vintage) Eau de Rochas POUR Homme and (new) Eau de Rochas Homme?

    I‘ve only ever smelled the vintage pour Homme, but I love it and have also loved it over 20 years ago, when I first wore it.
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    Re: Today I bought April 2021

    Sweet! Congrats and have fun :smiley:
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    Re: Today I bought April 2021

    Gucci pour Homme I
    Gucci pour Homme II
    H24
    Blend 30 (mini)
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    Re: Looking for a masculine floral

    Le 3eme Homme
    Knize Ten
    Patchouli Intense
    Silver Mountain Water
    Noir Patchouli
    Toy Boy
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    Re: Spring and Summer fragrances in your rotation?

    I‘ve recently stocked up a little in the warm weather department. Plan to wear these among whatever else might come to mind on a specific day:
    Original Vetiver
    Good Life
    l‘Eau Mixte
    Gucci Guilty...
  39. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Au Coeur is on my to buy list
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    Re: Today I bought March 2021

    Thank you!
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    Re: Today I bought March 2021

    Congrats! Timbuktu really shines when it‘s hot.
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    Re: Vintage fragrance I bought today

    Thank you guys!
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    Re: Today I bought March 2021

    Thanks a lot!
    Does anybody know if the 2008 might still be the first formulation?
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    Re: Vintage fragrance I bought today

    Thanks! Really looking forward to it
  45. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Last evening: Davidoff — Good Life

    Got this as a wedding present via a fellow Basenoter. Long story short, wedding got postponed, I sat there for some days until I couldn‘t help myself and tried...
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    Re: Today I bought March 2021

    2008 bottle

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    Re: Vintage fragrance I bought today

    Congrats to all of you! Unfortunately I don‘t know any of these yet :smiley:

    I just bought this 2008 bottle of Original Vetiver for a song

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  48. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    At the moment, it has dethroned LADDM for me.
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    Re: Vintage fragrance I bought today

    Thanks a lot. Now looking for further...
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    Re: Vintage fragrance I bought today

    Not acquired today but I’d like to wet my toes a little over here. These are all vintages I‘ve bought in one year of BN.

    Timbuktu 2nd formulation
    Eau de Rochas pour Homme
    — don‘t have photos of...
  51. Re: What's the last frag you physically scrubbed off, and when?

    :laugh::thumbsup:
  52. Re: What's the last frag you physically scrubbed off, and when?

    Anubis was my first and is a real love, Among my favs. I don‘t find it smokey, though many do. A very unique scent with impressions (for notes please see database, they match the ones on the...
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    Re: Current 5 faves today

    At the moment, I‘m enjoying these a lot

    Tonka Impériale
    Gucci pour Homme II
    Gucci pour Homme I
    Mugler Cologne
    Bois Belize Intense
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently in 2021?

    Sampling Tauer‘s Phi Une Rose de Kandahar was pretty wowing yesterday
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    Waiting for the late northern German winter :laugh: At the moment it‘s a little too warm outside maybe.
    On a side note, of the three Papillons I‘ve tried, three have been impressive.
  56. Thread: Clean smell

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    Re: Clean smell

    +1 White Musk
    Mugler Cologne
  57. Re: What's the last frag you physically scrubbed off, and when?

    I scrubbed off Salome on purpose. I‘m not experienced with animalics and put it on 10 mins before a shower, so just to get a first impression. Didn‘t find it that challenging and the skin scent that...
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    Re: Today I bought March 2021

    Nice, congrats! Very interested in this one.
  59. Re: What's the last frag you physically scrubbed off, and when?

    Don‘t recall which was the last one, as I don‘t scrub often (and usually try again sometime). Scrubbers for me were:
    Pour un Homme
    Y EdP
    Unique Wood
    Layton Exclusif
    The Cobra and the Canary
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    Re: Your 2021 Fragrance Balance

    Clockwork, thanks for the caring reply. I was actually half-joking. While I‘ve already bought some bottles this year, and more than I thought, I‘m still sticking to my set boarders and, above all, am...
  61. Re: NEW Ralph Lauren - Polo Cologne Intense Eau de Parfum

    I‘ll try it when I come across it. A fresher scent with a little Polo in sounds sound.
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    Re: Your 2021 Fragrance Balance

    I am avoiding this thread recently... ...
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently in 2021?

    A lot the last days (sample haul and new aquisitions)

    Mandarino du Amalfi Acqua: Fantastic scent, has some legs, I love the citric-aromatic-soapy mix. Bottle is gorgeous too.

    Tonka Impériale:...
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently in 2021?

    This is a fantastic patchouli. Still debating on a backup.
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    Re: What are the best fragrances for Spring?

    light florals, teas, fresh vetivers, and of course - citruses
    As one recommendation Aqua Universalis Forte is a nice citrus floral.
  66. Re: NEW Ralph Lauren - Polo Cologne Intense Eau de Parfum

    Came here with the same intentions as Chuck and RCavs :laugh:
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    Re: Today I bought March 2021

    Thank you hednic. I‘m looking forward to compare it to my already great current version.
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    Re: Question for Xerjoff Mefisto Owners please

    They‘ve changed the bottle again recently. No worries.

    I use about 4-5 sprays as it fades a little quickly on me.
  69. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail? (2021)

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    Re: Today I bought March 2021

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    Re: Masculine Jasmine Fragrances

    Anubis!
  72. Re: Ever make fragrance purchases while under the influence?

    It has happened, but seldom
  73. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Dior — Fahrenheit Absolute

    Little resemblance to Fahrenheit except for the prominent violet, but a very well done scent nonetheless (yes, that‘s possible). Nice dryness and a slightly mature feel...
  74. Thread: TF Black Orchid

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    Re: TF Black Orchid

    Polo
  75. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Gucci — Gucci Pour Homme II

    An instant love and FB-worthy. Sigh, I got into the game one year too late apparently. So calming, the tea and violet make shiver, very meditational indeed.
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    Re: What Is Your Top Five As Of Right Now!

    This and GpHII went straight to my wish list. I knew it was a mistake to get only samples of well loved things to finally know how they smell :laugh:
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    Re: What Is Your Top Five As Of Right Now!

    Only sampling a lot at the moment, here‘s my top 5 of the last days

    Gucci pour Homme II
    Tonka Impériale
    Gucci pour Homme I
    M7 Fresh
    Envy for Men
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    Re: What Is Your Top Five As Of Right Now!

    I‘m with rynegne here^^
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    Re: Latest Memo - Sicilian Leather!

    While I get the bashing of Memo as an overpriced hipster brand, I was in love when I smelled African Leather and quickly bought it (for 1/3 retail). No hurry to try a lot more from the house, but...
  80. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Last night:

    Guerlain — Tonka Imperiale
    Okay guys, for all of you who have never smelled an actual tonka bean: It smells like this. Sure, it is flanked by additional accords here, this is a...
  81. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Today:

    Gucci — Gucci pour Homme I (2003)
    “Ah, I see why this was/is loved. It’s a nice woody one”
    “...smells good, but again, a forerunner”
    “... so much in this style now, don’t need to pay...
  82. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Yesterday:

    Dior — Dior Homme 2011
    Ok... that‘s it? That is the legendary Dior Homme? It smells nice, but... let me put this differently:
    I‘ve done this the wrong way round. I seem to have...
  83. Thread: Brash Fragrances

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    Re: Brash Fragrances

    How could i forget.
  84. Re: All you need to know about Armani Acqua di Gio Profumo 2020 / 2021 Reformulation

    FragFrog, I highly appreciate your always very knowledgeable and well researched posts. You are a very helpful source of information on here, kudos!
  85. Thread: Brash Fragrances

    by ThVH
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    Re: Brash Fragrances

    Hiram Green Hyde
    Arte Profumi Fumoir
    Papillon Salome
    ELdO Rien/Rien Incense Extreme
  86. Thread: Brash Fragrances

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    Re: Brash Fragrances

    Noir Anthracite
  87. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Creed Viking — I... kinda?.. like it. The mint is pretty sharp, reminds me a little of Geranium pour Monsieur (which is not a fave), but calms down. Interesting hot/cold contrast, still fairly...
  88. Re: OK, be honest. RE: "moltenig" 5 worst fragrance houses thread, which is your Favorite Cologne...

    Have you tried the eponymous one from 1975?
  89. Poll: Re: Which Parfum de Nicolai would you suggest me to get (along NY intense)

    Was too slow making my reply sound more on point haha.

    I know it sounds crazy. It was strong right away, but improved with some wearings. Usually I feel like having mildly perfume eating skin, but...
  90. Poll: Re: Which Parfum de Nicolai would you suggest me to get (along NY intense)

    I‘m happy that this gets the love, it truly is wonderful.

    On topic - I know these deals, got my 15ml Incense Oud that way. I was a little sad that after the deal ended, they made a new deal which...
  91. Re: Le 3rd. Homme de CARON (Caron 3rd. MAN) "Oooh COME ON MAN!"

    I also love it. Unique, wearable, can feel spring-y or winter-y imo. Pairing white florals with a fougere structure makes for a very interesting combination.
  92. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Beautiful description. I don‘t like this scent and it gives me a headache, but I totally get the image of fluorescent florals. Poetic. Glad you like it.
  93. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time - 2021

    Guerlain l‘Homme Ideal EdT — smells like your average 2010s onwards perfume counter, but I get the feeling that Guerlain at least made a wearable version.
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    Re: The MUST tries on skin fragrances

    Another one in the “all”-camp.
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    Re: "I regret not blind-buying ____________."

    Or Black is NOT discontinued. This is a fact. It is readily available through Morabito‘s website, amazon, and sometimes other sellers, for 25-59€. It‘s a pity it‘s hard to get hold of outside Europe,...
  96. Re: spicy, but not fruity, No vanilla, No tonka...recommendations

    Noir Anthracite maybe
  97. Re: Your favorite formal summer fragrances currently planned this year?

    I think Guilty Cologne has a very interesting, cold and formal feel. Unusual and slighty daring.
    Bois Belize Intense also feels quite formal for something summery. Beautiful mate tea note.
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    Re: Anat Fritz 2020 - Limited Editions

    Personally didn’t get any
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    Re: If you like ... you'll enjoy ...

    Creed Royal Oud >>> Malle French Lover/Bois d‘Orage
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    Re: L'Artisan "Timbuktu", the "4711" L'Artisan.

    With this one, I also think your nose miht habe gotten fatigued. I have a 2nd formulation gold cap and it lasts very well on me.
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