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EIGHT & BOB
The Original

Eau de Parfum
Average rating (43 reviews)
3.9 out of 5
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Subscription price:$14.95
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0.27 oz Subscription
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0.27 oz 
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3.4 oz 
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Description
Eight & Bob?s Original is a classic gentleman?s fragrance, with fans that include iconic movie stars and former Presidents. Bracing top notes of ginger, tart lemon, and bright bergamot punctua Read more >
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Rebottled The Original, rebottled by Scentbird, Inc., an independent bottler from a genuine product wholly independent of EIGHT & BOB
Scentbird, Inc., New York, NY 10001

EIGHT & BOB The Original main notes

Pink Pepper
Violet Leaf
Vetiver
Vanilla
Cedarwood
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Scent type
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Woody
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Personality
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Classic
34
Occasion
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Office
34
Season
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Fall
10
Complexity
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Refined
10

EIGHT & BOB The Original description

Eight & Bob Original?s cheery elegance and rakish spices make for a versatile and engaging wear. The backstory doesn?t hurt, either: Eight & Bob takes its name from an anecdote involving perfumer Albert Fouquet being asked by John F. Kennedy to send him eight samples plus ?one for Bob,? meaning Robert Kennedy, the future President. So, when two of the most iconic Presidential figures.. Read more >

EIGHT & BOB The Original rating and reviews

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Average rating (43 reviews)
3.9 out of 5
01/17/2018
Pretty Good Clean
Good scent very clean no staying power
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01/15/2018
A little too femine for me
Tried it based on some reviews here. It came across really light. My wife was not a fan.
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01/14/2018
Great Cologne
This is an excellent scent. The fragrance lasts and lasts. Although it smells great, it's a bit strong for me. I have to go very light or risk a mild headache. Yes, there are scents I'm very sensitive to.
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01/14/2018
Eight and Bob
Pleasant scent and lasted for a full day
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01/14/2018
Holy cow
This right here . Let me tell you what. This stuff right here is ?The bees knees? . I mean seriously the man, the myth, the legend JFK had the White House staff keep this in stock at all times, it was his go to and can you blame him he got freakin Jackie O! But seriously this fragrance is outstanding. Thanks to your staff for keeping it in hand would of never found it otherwise.
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01/13/2018
Thumbs Up!
I was very surprised how much I liked this scent. It starts off great and the with the dry down it gets even better. About a solid 6 hours of coverage!
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01/07/2018
Really good like all the notes long lasting
nice and sweet very classic I like it alot
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01/05/2018
Perfect for everyday wear
I really love this fragrance. It?s got such a classic smooth and not overbearing smell and it lasts for much of the day.
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01/03/2018
gentlemen should have this
Surprisingly for me, this one was very decent. I would go to office wearing this, or even to some formal occasions. It's not my #1 choice, but fine.
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12/30/2017
Not sure if it works for me.
Good , but not blown away. Very light almost perfumey like. My usual is Invasion Barbare by MDCI, I like a masculine floral but this just didn't float my boat at all, rather disappointed that when sprayed on me, it mixed with my body chemistry in a not so good way, Glad it was a sample and not a full bottle. Will try it again (maybe for a week) and see if it changes.
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12/28/2017
Not for me
You better be a huge fan of bergamot to like this one. Unfortunately, I am not.
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12/22/2017
A great, clean and manly scent!
Loved it. I normally have a hard time finding new scents for me. This one is a solid!
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12/15/2017
Too manly (spicy) scented. I give up on woodsy scents. Going back to citrusy scents.
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12/10/2017
Really enjoyed this cologne. Very soft. I am use to over bearing strong smells. My wife said she really enjoys, but she doesn't smell it unless she's close. (so in any married mans eyes this is a good thing). I personally like the soft smell. I like to smell it which I do, and when you pass someone, they too will smell you and I promise, it will get their mind thinking.... "what is that?" I would say it has notes of vanilla... personally that is what I smell the most. I am a bearded manly man so it's a tad soft for me, but I totally like the change. This is a cologne, that I do own now, and wear on special occasions and date nights with my wife. It's my stellar cologne I like to cherish. Would totally recommend it. Don't get scared by the price and try the sample to see for yourself. In my personal eyes it has more of a feminine smell than an over powerful manly scent. You only live once, try it out and see for yourself! It is one I definitely will always keep on my shelf!
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12/05/2017
This scent smells very fresh and clean. It has a citrus scent that leans more to the sweet side than flowery. It is a light scent that lingers all day and is perfect for hot weather. It is similar in that way to D&G's Light blue and if you like Light Blue you'll definitely love this one.
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11/29/2017
It?s a great scent for everyday. Definitely a classic smell with sweet notes. I am more of a citrus scent lover or I would have given this a 5.
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11/03/2017
Very musky scent. It's very masculine, but reminds me more of my father wearing Brut way back when. Wasn't especially thrilled.
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11/01/2017
AMAZING fragrance! Very masculine, but subtle at the same time. Everyone that smells it on me has to ask what am I wearing my girlfriend loves it so that?s definitely a plus! re
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10/31/2017
Wonderful scent but it doesn?t last throughout the day.
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10/19/2017
You notice how every cologne on here has a 4 heart rating. Not very accurate if you ask me. This one deserves 5 hearts. This one is the only one I've liked so far.
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09/07/2017
Just so-so. Not bad at all, but nothing great. Not especially masculine, but it is clean and fresh. Not a favorite. Easily forgettable.
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09/05/2017
A great choice for wearing every day
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08/29/2017
nice casual scent
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08/21/2017
Good , but not blown away. Very light almost perfumey like. This would be something I would have in my vehicle just incase I forgot to throw something on and I want to smell decent, I would probably wear this to a summer picnic, not a formal event.
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08/13/2017
Awesome scent very interesting and unique great for my first scent
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08/09/2017
Very effeminate scent - I honestly thought it was a perfume for women. Will not be purchasing again. Very floral and light
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08/08/2017
I enjoyed the initial notes, they were different than most of the other scents I have tried. I did not like the scent after an hour or so. The scent started to take on flowery notes that were not what I was interested in.
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08/07/2017
I really like this scent. I wish it lasted a little longer. But it's a great all around masculine scent. I would order a full bottle of this.
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08/05/2017
High level scent.. explicitly exquisite
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07/27/2017
Love this scent. Within 5 minutes of being in a store a woman did a very loud whisper to her friend "He smells amazing!" Ten minutes later another woman leaned way to far into my personal space. No complaints here!
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07/01/2017
Fantastic scent. Mature well put together man smell, but not an "old man" cologne. Spicy opening with the red pepper and the cardamom. Easy to wear with business casual or better.
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06/20/2017
This has a woody yet sweet smelling tone. Extremely pleasant. It's not sharp at all. It sticks really well throughout the day.
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06/04/2017
it is an AWESOME scent, I really like it ALOT, I may order many more of them, and the fact it was President Kennedy's favorite scent just adds to it. thanks so much for this awesome service you provide
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05/27/2017
Great scent. Thought it was a little too sweet at first but calms down quickly. The sale for me is that my wife loves it on me.
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05/08/2017
Loved this one. Subtle notes of woods, spice, and sweetness at the same time. Long-lasting. May actually buy a full-sized bottle.
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04/29/2017
This is a great scent to have in your arsenal, if you're going out with the fellas or with your lady you can't go wrong with this scent here. I love it and plan to get a bottle soon.
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04/29/2017
Nice scent. A little sweet for my taste, but is long lasting.
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03/06/2017
I liked the scent. It's a bit strong at first and then it fades to a really nice woodsy scent. I've worn it for about 2 weeks now. I will say that I haven't gotten any compliments on it, but haven't had anyone say they didn't like it either.
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03/06/2017
Skin scent. Just not my kind of cologne.
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03/06/2017
I was excited to receive this scent because of its description and reviews. It was ok. I'll wear it, but it's not one of my favorites. The scent starts out strong when you originally spray it, but softens after a few minutes. I wouldn't buy a large bottle of it, but it's worth the monthly payment.
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03/04/2017
This is a happy, clean cologne. Perfect for Saturday's TeaDance Or Sunday's church & brunch. Anytime you want to feel special and different but don't want to overwhelm. Buy it now and wear it all spring and summer.
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02/03/2017
I asked for a men's subscription, but received perfume instead. Contacted customer service, but never heard from them. Didn't get what I paid for. I do not recommend to anyone.
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02/01/2017
Amazing fragrance with great longevity on the skin.
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