Christmas Gift Guide: 8 of the Best Men's Fragrances
Looking for the perfect present for friends, uncles or dads? You can't go wrong with aftershave. We've chosen eight of the best men's fragrances (and you can pop 'em on your own wish list too, of course)...
For the outdoor-pursuits enthusiast...
Lacoste L!VE EDT (£47, 100ml, Boots)
Energising and bold, this scent packs in green leaves and a hint of soothing liquorice.
For those work-hard, play-hard types...
BOSS BOTTLED Collector's Edition EDT (£41 50ml, hugoboss.com)
Warming cinnamon and toasty wood make a great winter mix, while crisp apple adds a daytime-friendly freshness.
For the young-at-heart and the young...
James Bond 007 Signature Gold Limited Edition EDT (£25, 50ml, fragrancedirect.co.uk)
A surprisingly sophisticated fragrance, with zesty spice notes of cardamom and sandalwood.
For the well-heeled gent...
Murdock London Renshaw British Cologne (£90, 100ml, murdocklondon.com)
Green peppercorns, cut grass, cleansing grapefruit and aromatic bergamot fuse together in this lively scent.
For the man-in-the-know...
Maison Francis Kurkdjian Paris masculin Pluriel EDT (£110, 70ml, franciskurkdjian.com and leading department stores)
A seriously exotic blend of leather, patchouli, cedar and vetiver. Leathery and woody with an ultra modern edge.
For the classically stylish chap...
Valentino Uomo EDT (£39.99, 50ml, johnlewis.com)
A feast of a fragrance! Hints of coffee, chocolate and bergamot balanced with leather and cedar wood.
For self-assured, confident guys...
1 Million Paco Rabanne EDT (£43, 50ml, boots.com)
One of the sexiest fragrances around. Ripe citrus, cooling peppermint, rose and musk create a truly addictive spray.
For the hard-to-buy-for...
Musgo Real Cologne No.5 Lime Basil (£30, 100ml, mankind.co.uk)
An ageless classic scent, fresh and uplifting with plenty of zing.