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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Protein Sparing Modified Fast. Just eating protein basically. It's not necessarily hard because after a few days you get used to it. In fact with will power it's much easier than months and months of...
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    Getting lean and keeping muscle density isn't as hard as it's made about to be, though, and doesn't require any juice IMO.

    Simple PSMF diet (+Strength Training) until ~10% or so, nice refeed to...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Montale Sweet Vanilla

    Because it seemed like a good time to use it.

    I really like this stuff, super versatile and smells great. I mostly get the fruity Orange part of Apricot and the Sweetness...
  4. Re: Can you wear designer deodorant sprays as cologne?

    Paco Rabanne told me you can use the Deodorant Spray all over like a body spray/cologne, but I'm not sure if it varies between brands or anything. Maybe just email and figure out to be sure
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    Re: The official Jeremy Fragrance fragrance thread

    I didn't notice too much difference. Usually can tell if somebody is on that juice via traps & shoulders. Traps look natty from a video pic I'm seeing.

    Seems more tan maybe and that could help...
  6. Re: Exploring the “CLEAN” Line: Can You Give FIVE Recommendations?

    Never tried them, but I dug pretty deep into reviews and notes and have had these picked out to try:
    Sel Santal, Skin, Amber Saffron, Radiant Nectar, all from the Reserve line
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Montale Vanilla Cake

    Sampling Montale.

    In the opening it smells like you just opened the oven after baking a Vanilla Cake. The cooked dough part and all. Now its cooled down a bit and smells...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Montale Chocolate Greedy
    +
    Native Eucalyptus Mint Deodorant

    (Mint Chocolate Chip)

    Testing layering combos, this is awesome. So much potential with Chocolate Greedy. Both of these are great...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Yeah I really need to check out more Guerlain somehow. I'll keep this and the other one you mentioned before in mind, thank you.
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Chocolate Greedy

    Wanted to a wear a Montale sample.

    I really like this stuff. Smells like Cocoa Powder & Sugar, Cocoa Puffs, or Brownies fresh out of the oven.
  11. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Overcooked not in a burnt sugar way, more like fresh out of the oven way. They are not that sweet for Gourmands IMO.

    Even Sweet Vanilla has a balance of freshness from the Apricot (smells like...
  12. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Montale Discovery Set:

    Sweet Vanilla: Highest Quality Orange Creamsicle Cotton Candy body spray, very much unisex. Love this one. Awesome scent.

    Vanilla Cake: Overcooked Vanilla Cake. Realistic...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Intense Café

    Wanted to wear something different, so I've been reaching for stuff from previous sample hauls.

    Smells good enough that I'm OK wearing it on occasion even though it seems to lean...
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    Re: Best Zara fragrances?

    Appreciate the detailed response, you were spot on.

    Also, I've recently read the new Zara Night Pour Homme V is inspired by BR540, but I haven't tried it yet.
  15. Re: Which is your Favorite Coffee Fragrance, with decent Longevity?

    +1 Intense Cafe
    The coffee note isn't that strong, but I can still notice it in the dry down. The Rose + Vanilla supporting notes kind of allow the darker Coffee scent to stand out more, IMO.
    ...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Feve Delicieuse

    Sampling stuff from previous decant hauls.

    At first when I tried this, it reminded me a lot of Johnson & Johnsons Baby Powder, but after giving it another wear I get some...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Montale Intense Cafe
    Native Rosé Deodorant

    Because I wanted to use up some samples.

    Combo isn't too great, but I wasn't really trying to blend or anything, or I would've went with Native...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Native Citrus & Herbal Musk Deodorant

    About to spray VpH in a while for my usual gym combo. Just smelling this on its own is nice though, like Candied Citrus but Mature & Fresh smelling. The...
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    Re: Today I bought August 2020

    Montale Discovery Set:
    Chocolate Greedy
    Vanilla Cake
    Sweet Vanilla
    Wild Pears
    Oudmazing

    These all looked good from reviews and notes. Very intrigued with Sweet Vanilla (Apricot + Vanilla),...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Versace Eros

    Trying to finish up some samples I have.

    Reminds me of JPG Le Male eau Fraiche
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Mancera Cedrat Boise

    Because I touched a sample vial and somehow its projecting strongly now. I even washed my hands twice since then
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    Re: I can't find my bottle of:

    Nothing, but I appreciate the unusual threads you keep pulling up with
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Guerlain L'homme Ideal EdP

    Because I've had a sample here for a long time and wanted to try it.

    Pretty nice, but not really for me. The Dark Red Cherry Note (?) Is kind of nice but some whiffs...
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    Re: Today I bought August 2020

    Planning on getting:

    Native Pumpkin Spice Latte Deodorant
    https://www.nativecos.com/products/pumpkin-spice-latte-deodorant-mens

    Haven't smelled it, but Native is blind buy worthy in my book,...
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    Re: Rank the best Maison Francis Kurkdjian fragrances

    After what I tried, this is basically my top 5 too, with 2-4 being variable until I explore them more
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    The One EdP

    Because I haven't worn it in a while.

    There's a interplay with the brightness of the Grapefruit and another note that overall seems to also be used in Invictus, another Olivier...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    How is it?
    I've been wanting to try the Clean Reserve's, particularly Sel Santal, Skin, Amber Saffron & Radiant Nectar.

    I'm wearing Montale Intense Cafe, because I wanted to explore my samples.
    ...
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    Re: The Official Montale/Mancera Thread

    Planning on getting a Montale Discovery Set:

    Chocolate Greedy
    Vanilla Cake
    Sweet Vanilla
    Wild Pears
    Oudmazing

    Any thoughts on these? I like sweet scents so I figured these could be nice,...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Invictus Aqua 2016

    Hadn't worn it in a while, and it seemed like nice weather for it. Good scent and good performance
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    Re: Adding to fall/winter collection

    You might like
    The One
    Pure Malt
    Pure Havane
    1 Million Privé
    Bvlgari Man in Black
  31. Thread: Niche Invictus?

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    Re: Niche Invictus?

    I also sometimes read the title &/or skim through and just hop right into a comment real quick, so I don't blame anyone. It's understandable and I appreciate the attempts anyways.

    Tried a few of...
  32. Thread: Niche Invictus?

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    Re: Niche Invictus?

    Already tried Hawas and mentioned in OP about not looking for that. Its nice but not my thing.

    I guess I've learned I need to get to the point better in my OP and make it more understandable and...
  33. Thread: Niche Invictus?

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    Re: Niche Invictus?

    Amyris actually inspired the thread and was the example I used to give more perspective into what I meant when I said "Niche Invictus". I already have and enjoy Invictus and was looking for stuff...
  34. Thread: Niche Invictus?

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    Re: Niche Invictus?

    Haha I've actually wanted to explore that house for a while now, is it good?
  35. Thread: Niche Invictus?

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    Re: Niche Invictus?

    These are all valid questions

    I've already tried a majority of the designer "Invictusy scents", and wanted to see what was available in the niche world.

    Its not that I'm looking for something...
  36. Thread: Niche Invictus?

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    Re: Niche Invictus?

    Yeah I used that as a reference in the OP, lol, I like it a lot also, its a nice one. I appreciate the response
  37. Thread: Niche Invictus?

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    Re: Niche Invictus?

    Appreciate the suggestion but I can't find a bottle or sample of this anywhere so far

    Based on the description and notes it sounds like an Invictus clone.

    What I'm looking for doesn't have to...
  38. Thread: Niche Invictus?

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    Niche Invictus?

    After exploring most of the designer mall frags, I found Invictus to be the most suitable for me.

    I was wondering if there's any Niche offerings that have a similar "style"?

    Doesn't have to be...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Amyris Homme EdT

    Wanted to sample something I hadn't worn in a while. I like it enough that I'll add this again for my next MFK sample pack.
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    How similar is it to YSL Tuxedo?

    Is it as similar as that 2nd pic is to Mr. Peanuts?
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    MFK Gentle Fluidity Gold

    3rd time smelling this, but first time really analyzing it.

    IMO, smells like something a well presented, attractive, young blonde-haired woman would wear. That girl...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Saint Julep

    Wanted to wear this more thoroughly. Agree with a review on this one, smells somewhat like "Sugar in the Raw", especially in the sillage.

    Its pretty nice but I either get nose blind...
  43. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Nice, gotta catch em all huh? What about Profondo?

    Waiting on Versace pour Homme, went through an oz of this before finding anything much better for hot weather day to day use
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    Re: What's the consensus on deodorant?

    Email them and you can get minis for $3 ea to test the scents, but you have to purchase 4+. Free shipping.

    The Native Floral scents smell feminine, but otherwise everything's pretty unisex, IMO....
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    Re: What's the consensus on deodorant?

    Native is my favorite
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    Re: Today I bought August 2020

    Maybe if it was a fruity batch.

    I've tried 2 batches so far (not sure what codes they were) and already experienced the whole batch variation phenomenon, but both were still nice scents
  47. Re: Has Your Fragrance Wardrobe Grown Beyond Your Original Intention?

    No.

    My original intention was getting 15-20 of frags that I really like, but I'm finding it tough just finding 10 of those.

    And I'm kind of noticing my tastes refining even more, which isn't...
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    Re: Today I bought August 2020

    Nice, I liked this one on test strips, something I've been considering giving a thorough wear eventually.

    Planning on getting another bottle of Versace pour Homme, and maybe some samples of:
    ...
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    Re: What Other Fragrance Products Do You Use?

    Yeah, I'd hope so lol, but I meant like what are your favorites scent wise
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    Re: What Other Fragrance Products Do You Use?

    Just to be clear, you can say any products, even dial soap or something you'll find at a grocery store
  51. Re: Advice on 'Daily' & Warm Weather Fragrance: suggestions welcome! (Melon, Fig, Coconut, Citrus, S

    Lacoste Blanc (White)
    Versace pour Homme
    Boss Bottled Unlimited
    Mont Blanc Legend Spirit

    More pricey:
    Invictus Aqua 2016
    Millesime Imperial

    And maybe A&F First Instinct, although I haven't...
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    What Other Fragrance Products Do You Use?

    Wondering if anyone else explores other Fragranced Products like Shampoos, Conditioners, Deodorants, Aftershaves, Body Washes, etc. with as much enthusiasm as they do for Colognes.

    While some...
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    Re: Most worn in July 2020

    Seen this on FragranceX, might give it a go

    Most worn this month:
    Invictus
    Invictus Aqua 2016
    Versace pour Homme
    Ultra Male
    JPG Le Male eau Fraiche
    Calvin Klein Reveal
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    Re: Similar scent to discontinued Candies for men?

    Dua makes a clone of this, "#Candy", no idea how similar they are though
  55. Re: Advice for a 'Colder' Weather Fragrance: all suggestions welcome! (Wood, Tobacco, Incense, Spice

    Spicebomb

    Masculine, Spicy, Tobacco, Leather, Mass Appealing, No Rum, No Iris/Violet, Not too much Vetiver, within the price range, etc.
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    Re: Fragrances Not In The Database

    I figured the thread could also be productive at the same time while were listing fragrances that we own aren't in the database.
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    Re: Fragrances Not In The Database

    Invictus Aqua 2018

    There's a lot of more under the radar fragrances I'll come across that I don't find on here, but this is one that's in most department stores and not in the database. I'll see...
  58. Thread: 1 Million Parfum

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    Re: 1 Million Parfum

    The dry down reminded me of JPG Ultra Male
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Invictus Aqua 2016

    Because its hot and its a nice scent.

    The smell actually might go really well with the Garnier Fructis Pina Colada Shampoo I recently got. I didn't notice it before but the...
  60. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Garnier Fructis Nourishing Treat + Coconut Extract Shampoo

    Very Fresh & Bright Pineapple Coconut, Pina Colada-like scent with good longevity.

    Yeah, its not a cologne, but the fragrance is...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Invictus Aqua 2016

    Got some in the mail and wanted to wear it.

    I kind of want to fill a spray bottle with Invictus & IA2016 and see how they blend, could imagine it being good
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    Re: What perfume to wear on a date(day)

    Not wearing a fragrance would really smell like some exes, I don't believe fragrances are that popular and chances are more people don't wear any.

    Just trying to add an alternative view. I agree...
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    Re: What perfume to wear on a date(day)

    Eros was my 2nd choice, +1 on this because I don't believe too many are going to say Eros, but a lot of women love it
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    Re: What perfume to wear on a date(day)

    I'd go with Ultra Male from that list depending on the weather.

    If its going to be warm, I'd go with Eros, Profumo, CDNIM or Sauvage. Basically in that order.

    Invictus Intense, 1 Million are...
  65. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    (24) 1.5ml Invictus Aqua 2016 Carded Samples

    Should get these tomorrow.

    Kind of feeling like getting a larger Spray Bottle to put these into, or maybe putting them into an old Invictus bottle...
  66. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Gucci Guilty Absolute pour Femme

    Smelled decent but a bit feminine (obviously). I mostly wanted to get an idea of what Escada Magnetism smells like, because I've seen these two mentioned as being...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Versace pour Homme + Native Citrus & Herbal Musk Deodorant

    What I usually wear to the gym, applied lightly.

    Might get Apricot & White Peach or Blackberry & Green Tea Native Deodorant to blend...
  68. Re: Is it okay to use 1 perfume for a few days before changing ?

    Handshake must be secret, I don't even remember that scene in BB.

    I've worn the same cologne almost everyday for long stretches, even when I was like 12 years old lol, it might be rarer to switch...
  69. Re: Who are YOUR favorite fragrance reviewers on youtube?

    Maybe an unpopular opinion, I like the guests.

    I feel like guests provide less bias / more genuine opinions and more unorthodox reviews. Guests don't usually know the notes or anything and just...
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    Re: Spring Mint Suggestions?

    Was mostly trying to provide something to the original post "not too minty, not too subtle, designer realm, not discontinued, etc.", I have no idea what Live Jazz is like
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    Re: Today I bought July 2020

    36ml for $25.99!

    Thank you so much for the info!
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    Re: Today I bought July 2020

    24 Invictus Aqua (2016) 1.5ml Carded Samples

    So happy lol
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Saint Julep

    Trying my sample seeing if I want a bottle

    I like it so far
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    Re: Spring Mint Suggestions?

    Here is the thread bump, didn't realize my post would bring the thread to another page, hopefully you get your answer
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    Re: Spring Mint Suggestions?

    If your still searching for a Spring Mint fragrance, Boss Unlimited might be worth a try. Has notable Mint & Pineapple
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    Re: Versace Eros Eau de Parfum - new 2020 release.

    I'm intrigued, I'm sure I'll try this as soon as its available in stores. I feel like this will be more along the lines of PdM Layton or something.

    Kind of hope they make a Eau Fraiche version...
  77. Re: What are some frags you went on binges with, then forgot about?

    Versace Eros
    Hollister Jake
    Joop! Homme
    Obsession
    True Star
    Ralph Lauren Romance Silver
  78. Re: Viktor & Rolf Spicebomb Night Vision Eau de Parfum (2020)

    +1

    Who knows, maybe I'll like it
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Versace pour Homme + Native Rosé Deodorant

    Testing a combo that has potential to be good in theory.

    Results are just OK so far. It blends but there's a bit too much of a sharp and slightly...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Calvin Klein Reveal

    Going through my sample, seeing how much I like it
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Le Male Eau Fraiche Popeye

    Got my sample today and like this one a lot. Great balance of fresh and sweet, smells nice, performance seems good so far.
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    JPG Le Male Eau Fraiche Popeye

    The sweet note of Le Male, with some freshness & mint to balance it. Like this one a lot
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Saint Julep

    Got my sample today. Just like I imagined, its kind of like a blend of BR540 Sweetness & Eros' Style.

    I like it so far and might compare it with Eros to see what's up.
  84. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Saint Julep.

    Smells like I imagined it would, Mint + BR540 sweetness. Maybe like Eros + BR540. I like it
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    They are all kind of similar to me, but have different enough details that I could tell them apart. I just consider them a similar genre that I'd like to add one of to my collection.

    Basically...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Ultra Male

    Comparing with 1M Lucky, Stronger with You, etc. Starting to understand this one more
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    Re: Best Invictus Aqua 2016 Clones?

    Hawas seems like "Invictus EdP" to me more than an IA2016 clone, but I feel like I'm in the minority on that opinion
  88. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Samples:
    JPG Popeye
    Imaginary Authors Saint Julep
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    Re: Best Invictus Aqua 2016 Clones?

    OK.

    Anything else with a faint similarity to IA2016 from a distance to you?
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    Re: The Official Montale/Mancera Thread

    I wore Mancera Instant Crush today and it was pretty nice. Kind of a Feminine opening but after that it smells pretty Unisex to me. Potent longevity. I would go easy on the sprayer with this.

    Also...
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    Re: Best Invictus Aqua 2016 Clones?

    Just a small, or no similarity at all?

    Not even the whole Sweet Woody Aquatic Grapefruit Pink Pepper thing is similar to y'all?

    I appreciate the responses, maybe I'll check out Najdia. I mostly...
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    Best Invictus Aqua 2016 Clones?

    The major ones that I'm aware of:

    Mont Blanc Legend Spirit
    Davidoff Cool Water Wave
    Dua Aquaventure 2016
    Parfums Vintage Aqua 2016

    Has anyone tried any of these (or others) and could speak...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Legend Spirit

    Was hot today and it smelled good at Ulta. Would like to compare this with Cool Water Wave, a Francis Kurkdjian creation that's supposedly along these lines of an Invictus Aqua 2016...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Ultra Male + Native Coconut & Vanilla Deodorant

    Wanted to try this out. Blends well, the Deodorant smells similar and kind of just enhances the notes of Ultra Male that I enjoy
  95. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Calvin Klein Reveal

    Like this one a lot. Seems versatile and most importantly smells good to me.

    After wearing this for a while in warm weather, it seems like it'd be best for weather that's...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Calvin Klein Reveal

    Because I got my sample in the mail today and wanted to try it.

    I'm enjoying it so far and it seems like something I'd wear sometimes. Appears to be pretty versatile weather...
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    Re: Today I bought July 2020

    2ml sample of Imaginary Authors: Saint Julep.

    Notes look nice
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    I should've went a few weeks ago when they had "Zara Summer Collection", I tried Boss Unlimited yesterday and thought it was a really nice Pineapple Mint Musk scent.

    I'll keep that in mind for...
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    Re: Why did you wear what you wore today..

    Zara Seoul, Seoul Summer, Man Blue Spirit on one arm, Zara Vibrant Leather on the other.

    Because Zara didn't have test strips.

    Also 1 Million Parfum on, its OK, kind of like an odd version of...
  100. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    1 Million Parfum: this one is odd. Not sure how to describe the smell. Kind of reminds me of Ultra Male in the dry down.

    Boss Unlimited: like this one

    Wanted Tonic: not for me

    Coach Blue:...
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