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With Mr. Burberry, the label delivers the quintessential fragrance for the modern man. Inspired by the heritage British-made trench coat, Creative and Chief Executive Officer Christopher Bailey and perfumer Francis Kurkdjian deliver a masculine, sensual scent — boasting crisp, zesty grapefruit combined with a seductive base of earthy vetiver and smokey guaiac wood. The distinctive bottle comes equipped with weighted cap references horn-look buttons and is finished with a hand-tied knot in English woven black gabardine around the neck — a fitting homage to the fabric invented by the brand over a century ago.
Jo Malone London’s new fragrance, Orris & Sandalwood Cologne Intense is tailor made for the modern gent keen on leaving a lasting impression. Sweet top violet notes accentuated with heart notes of orris and base notes of sandalwood ensure staying power throughout the day. Emanating a come-hither attitude, this fragrance balances intensity with a warm sensuality. Ideal for the man on the go, this unique scent will only amplify your confidence whether you’re en route to a business meeting or a casual evening out on the town.
Carven gifts the modern man with L’eau Intense, a fragrance that combines the outdoors with zesty freshness. Imagined by Jérome Di Marino and Francis Kurkdijian, L’eau Intense incorporates fresh notes of mint, Italian lemon, and grapefruit followed by hints of birch leaves and lavender, finished with ginger, cardamom, cedarwood and ambery woods. The perfect contrast of icy freshness with intense spices and woods, this unique fragrance epitomizes sophistication.
Paying tribute to the 18th century, Parfums de Marly pays homage to the history of the thoroughbred horse with its newest fragrance, Layton created by Hamid Merati-Kashani. Boasting an intoxicatingly textured scent — top notes of mandarin, apple, and lavender mixed with floral jasmine, geranium, and violet finished with base notes composed of Guaiac wood, patchouli, sandalwood, cardamom, vanilla, and pepper. This distinctive fragrance is a sure fire win for the complex man of mystery .
Parfums de Marly continues to push the enevelope with Nisean, the black Desire. Designed for the noble gentleman, this fragrance comes equipped with a leathery woody combination with leather (cistus-safran) and woody notes — amyris, guaiac, sandalwood, and akigalawood, a rarified molecule with patchouli and oud inflections. Evidenced by the fragrance’s creator, Nathalie Gracia-Cetto, ” Thoroughly insisting on the incense, almost overdosing it and illuminating the wood note gives the entire experience a lot of fluidity.”
Aesop's new fragrance, Tacit is a modern interpretation of a classic cologne. Possessing distinctive citrus notes coupled with Basil Grand Vert, this cologne is supremely timeless. Created by Southern France-born, Holland-trained perfumer Céline Barel boasts notes of vetiver heart, vert, and clove. Artist Jonathan McCabe designed the packaging — enveloped in signature patterns. The cologne is housed in the brand's unmistakeable amber glass. A go-to fragrance, Tacit will keep your admirers begging for more.
Ferrari expands the Essence Collection with an amber inspired edition. Offering a sophisticated version of amber decorated with cashmere and patchouli. Based on amber chords combined with the softness of cashmere, earthy tones, delicately spiced with nutmeg, Amber Essence reflects the confident man with a sensitive edge. The fragrance is presented in a transparent glass bottle and is finished with a metal cap with leather detail — an homage to Ferrari's iconic car interiors. Silver color details accentuate the modern sophistication of this unique fragrance. This one's for the gent who knows what he wants and knows how to get it.