Use vintage Avon aftershave and cologne? Me? (Yes, you!)

Discussion in 'Articles' started by gorgo2, Oct 16, 2011.

  1. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    aah was a very good year. The year I tossed my cap into the air upon getting my BA degree.
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  2. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Beautiful collection. Welcome back. Post more. :)
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  3. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

    Was it weed scent and patchouli

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  4. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

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  5. Masonjarjar

    Masonjarjar Active Member

    I decided to pour out the contents and there was nearly 400 ml of whiskey in there! 40 year old whiskey. I haven't tried it yet, I'm saving it for a special occasion.
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  6. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    Take a tip from Chief Engineer Scott. Save it in case your home is ever invaded by Andromeda aliens.
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  7. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    Excellent aricle @gorgo2 . As you may have seen in a previous post I wrote, if it ain't Shulton, it's NEW SPICE. But as for Avon aftershaves, I have one from a TSD raffle, and would be happy with another one in the future.
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  8. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    New Spice, yep. Good one!
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  9. CrustyCat

    CrustyCat Well-Known Member

    I know this is an old thread to resurrect, but when I picked up my collection of AVON stuff, they had a Volkswagon Rabbit bottle I believe with Wild Country in it, I didn't pick it up though.
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  10. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Mine was a Beetle.
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  11. Enrico

    Enrico Well-Known Member

    I went to a Good Will store (thrift store) and found an empty black VW Beetle. It use to have Wild Country, a scent which I use but isn't a favorite; so I cleaned it up and refilled it with Avon Leather. The VW reminds me of a friend of mine that as teens use to collect and work on VW Bugs.

    I still seek out Avon in yard sales, thrift stores and Craig's list. AS or cologne is on of my joys that don't break the bank. The last one I was really happy to find was a full Coleman lantern of Wild Country ... I wish it was Deep Woods, Spicey, or Leather, but I like the shape of the decanter.

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