1. In 2018. by way of thanks for being a part of this community, we'll be choosing 16 active members of our community at random to receive a special gift and a gift certificate for one of our affiliate vendors, to represent each of our 16 years.

    Fok and the Styleforum Team

    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice

STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

Scent/Fragrance of the Day thread

Discussion in 'Health & Body' started by Dmax, Aug 22, 2007.

  1. boo

    boo Senior Member

    Messages:
    665
    Likes Received:
    1
    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2006
    Location:
    NJ
    Bond, right? There isn't some other Saks for Him that I don't know about, is there?

    Yup, Bond No 9
     


  2. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    27,312
    Likes Received:
    1,617
    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2007
    Location:
    I'M IN MIAMI, BITCH
    Wow, I just went back and checked out your description. Rien smells completely different to me! I don't get anything like Premier Figuier at all. I don't get any fruity notes, or anything sweet for that matter. I get a very bitter, unpleasant leather. I certainly will not be buying a bottle of this!
    Leather? Wow, I wonder if I ended up with a sample of something else. DEFINITELY not leathery.
     


  3. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    16,046
    Likes Received:
    7,117
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Location:
    St. Louis
    Just checked the notes for Rien over at Basenotes:
    Incense, Rose, Leather, Iris, Cistus, Oakmoss, Black Pepper, Aldehydes, Cumin, Patchouli

    Sounds like we're describing two completely different fragrances. My description seems to make sense based on these notes.
     


  4. rach2jlc

    rach2jlc Prof. Fabulous Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    14,841
    Likes Received:
    851
    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2006
    Location:
    Monaco
    I've been on a carnation kick for the holidays, so rotating Caron Bellodgia, Aramis JHL, and Guerlain Terracotta Voil d'ete... three scents that really do carnation well. (Caron= Carnation with vanilla and warm spice; Guerlain= Carnation with earthy depth; JHL= Carnation with oriental/ambery notes.)
     


  5. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    16,046
    Likes Received:
    7,117
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Location:
    St. Louis
    Lolita Lempicka today.
     


  6. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    27,312
    Likes Received:
    1,617
    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2007
    Location:
    I'M IN MIAMI, BITCH
    Just checked the notes for Rien over at Basenotes: Incense, Rose, Leather, Iris, Cistus, Oakmoss, Black Pepper, Aldehydes, Cumin, Patchouli Sounds like we're describing two completely different fragrances. My description seems to make sense based on these notes.
    You might be right. Definitely didn't smell like that.
     


  7. boo

    boo Senior Member

    Messages:
    665
    Likes Received:
    1
    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2006
    Location:
    NJ


  8. RedLantern

    RedLantern Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    3,384
    Likes Received:
    459
    Joined:
    Apr 6, 2008
    Location:
    The Brooklyn of Seattle
    Anybody have a decent sized decant or partial bottle of rose 31 or mechant loup they want to sell me?
     


  9. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    16,046
    Likes Received:
    7,117
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Location:
    St. Louis
    Womanity today.
     


  10. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    16,046
    Likes Received:
    7,117
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Location:
    St. Louis
    I laugh at your petty attempt and raise you:

    [​IMG]


    Strong use of unknown scents in this thread. I've never even heard of that scent! Is it made by the popular rock ensemble that also goes by the name of Creed?
     


  11. Thomas

    Thomas Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    29,128
    Likes Received:
    1,310
    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2006
    Location:
    Texas
    I laugh at your petty attempt and raise you:

    [​IMG]


    Looks fake. [​IMG]

    Today, ummm, what was it...Nicole Miller for Men.
     


  12. Thomas

    Thomas Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    29,128
    Likes Received:
    1,310
    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2006
    Location:
    Texas
    Today, a liberal application of Guerlain Heritage. I didn't intend for it to be liberal, but the sprayer on those things reminds me of a fire hose.

    Heritage, BTW, is one of those scents that I could probably let go of and not miss at all.
     


  13. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    16,046
    Likes Received:
    7,117
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Location:
    St. Louis
    Moss Breches.
     


  14. TintoTerra

    TintoTerra Senior Member

    Messages:
    879
    Likes Received:
    87
    Joined:
    Oct 26, 2009
    Headed to Mall of America in the morning where I will amuse myself by sampling while Ms Tinto meets up with an old girlfriemd.
     


  15. Thomas

    Thomas Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    29,128
    Likes Received:
    1,310
    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2006
    Location:
    Texas
    Today: pulled a sample card at random from the drawer. It turned out to be Tabac Blond, vintage EdP. Much better than I remember.
     


Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by