It is still, according to Armani, seductive and modern. Be careful spraying it on clothes, the longevity is so good, some may linger after the intended usage. I'm wondering if you know if Armani Code for women ever had a different bottle design than the one shown on the armani. Or is Armani Black Code a sexy fragrance blend for that oh-so-fashionable contemporary guy? Giorgio Armani parfemi Giorgio Armani, italijanski modni kreator, rođen je 1934. Sad part is ebay was really no help against the seller. Dark Beauty The name may have changed, but the scent did not. But the simple truth is, they are one and the same.
The craftsmanship of the ebay one was pretty bad, but the fragrance was pretty good. Giorgio Armani parfemi su veoma luksuzni, privlačni, prefinjeni i očaravajući. Best used, imho , for more formal affairs and evenings out to fine restaurants and entertainment venues or high level business meetings. The box looked the same but the color of the fake bottle was off and the metal it was made out of was cheapy thin and the spray was way off. Still pretty ticked off that you can't tell easily nowadays what is fake and what is not.
One I had purchased from a discount perfume store in Toronto and the other I had purchased over Ebay. Armani Code is a cocktail of bergamot a citrus fruit and lemon with additional notes of olive tree blossom, that is enhanced and warmed with guaiac wood and tonka bean for a fresh, woody, Asian-influenced blend with a contemporary and sophisticated finish. Bloggers and fashion-forum users pointed out that in 1685, slave laws were collected into a single code called the Code Noir, also known as the Black Code. Are there any tell-tale signs for fake Armani Code for women knock-offs? The ebay one leaked so it is purple, most likely the dye from the box. Najstarije izdanje Armani parfema je iz 1982. The ebay one has abit of fading over the 'a' The cap over the ebay one is worn Alittle bit harder to see but the nozzle on the ebay one is more loose.
This could possibly be put down to a lower-quality print run, but again I feel it would be under the threshold of what Armani consider acceptable presentation of their branding; they would have rejected it. I've seen both of those packaging types in stores like Macy's, so both are probably authentic. My guess is that this is just Armani doing some design tweaking, making this particular difference a red herring. This happened to me with a bottle of 212 Sexy for men. So I'm more inclined to believe 'armani code' is how it is usually spelled.
Thanks everyone for your input. As far as the fragrance goes, they seem similar enough at first impressions. Probably best used on the skin only. This one you showed looks like a very gross counterfeit to me. Product also leaked during shipping so I assume it was because of this. I tried to loosen the nozzle on the store one and it didn't loosen using a reasonable amount of effort.
They smell pretty much the same. A sophisticated scent with all the advertised layers and very good longevity. These are subtle differences, but it strikes me that an aesthetic-led company like Armani would be utterly exacting with their type and packaging and not allow such variance. The bottles are similar and they smell the same, so confusion reigns. According to its creators at Giorgio Armani, Armani Code is a sexy fragrance blend for the contemporary man in the know. The one on the left is the newer third version of Armani Code's packaging, which launched around the same time as Armani Code for women.
By the way, is it normal for companies to change their packaging in subtle ways? Svoju modnu kuću Armani osnovao je 1975. I work in the graphic design industry, and such fastidiousness is commonplace among prestige brands. Hi Everyone, I have 2 Armani Codes which have differences in packaging. I've seen both of those packaging types in stores like Macy's, so both are probably authentic. Differences in spelling on the bottle.
Also I emailed the ebay seller again and he was pretty adamant his was real. I checked it out and when Code was called Black Code it was all written in small letters. . I thought I over did it the first time, but my family said it was 'subtle and not overbearing, a very nice scent, pleasing but not intrusive' to them. It seems the oldest batches of Code wete written this way too, what matches to the fact that Mania is also written this way and it's a little bit older than Code. The inside of the box is different. I sprayed both products on each wrist and wore them for most of the day.