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Acqua Di Parma Chinotto Di Liguria Review

By Alex Noble

The build-up to Christmas is a rare (special) time of year when spirits tend to be almost automatically lifted and the cold winter days are warmed by both positives vibes and countless cups of mulled wine. I guess the reason Christmas is so special is because it feels like a rarity that’s only celebrated annually, […]

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Colonia Sandalo by Acqua Di Parma Review

By Alex Noble

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, so it’s time to really start thinking about ideal gift and if you’re a little stuck, why not be adventurous and test out a new fragrance?  When it comes to the finishing touches of any great look, the cherry on top moment is often provided by a scent. Get […]

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Dolce & Gabbana The One Grey Review

By Matt Denney

Dolce & Gabbana has followed up it’s highly popular 2008 original The One, with this year’s release of The One Grey.  The bottle itself has shifted to a cooler grey, with a steel cap and matte silver box to give it a bold, sleek appearance that wouldn’t look out of place in any Dapper Chapper’s collection.  While the […]

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L’Occitane Eau Des Baux Eau De Toilette Review

By Adam

Here at Dapper Chapper, we’re no strangers to new fragrances and over the years have been fortunate enough to enjoy some of the finest aromas around. Experience has also taught us that it’s not always the case that the aroma itself is exactly as described on the bottle. It’s here that L’Occitane Eau Des Baux […]

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Bvlgari Man Wood Essence

By Alex Noble

For those of you who reside in a city (I, myself, live in London), you’ll understand that these urban jungles can often become claustrophobic and a little intense. With the non-stop lives that many of us lead, we need a symbiosis between nature and urbanity more than ever. What’s often required is an escape; the […]

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Dolce&Gabbana Light Blue Italian Zest Review

By Adam

With the sun still shining across the U.K, there’s been no better time to have our latest summer fragrance on a review! This one has been sent over by Dolce&Gabbana who, this summer, has added to the cult Light Blue collection. At this point, I think it’s best for all of us if I take […]

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New Ted Baker Tonics Review

By Adam

In this day and age, us Chappers are constantly bombarded with scents, infusions and products of alchemy, each with their own overly-dramatic marketing story. Fragrances have become as much a nuisance as they have a necessity. So, when you find yourself a fragrance that you really like, hold on to it… We are very fond of the […]

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Dermot O’Leary Aftershave: A Scent for Summer

By Alex Noble

When it comes to British Dapper Chappers, Dermot O’Leary is pretty near the top of the tree. Known for his elegant Saturday night suits, immaculately cropped lid and infectious personality, Dermot has also been getting involved in some behind the scenes alchemy with the guys at Marks & Spencers, and has released a product that […]

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Dolce & Gabbana Velvet Incenso Review

By Adam

Last week I was sent across a bottle of the newest addition to the velvet collection by Dolce & Gabbana. To compliment D&G best sellers such as Light Blue and The One, the Velvet Collection is an line up of artisanal fragrance that were introduced to offer an extra layer of luxury to the fragrance portfolio […]

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Men’s Fragrances 2018

By Adam

Creed: Aventus Simply the best fragrance on the market. Aventus offers a contemporary, sensual and versatile scent, suitable for all occasions – because chaps, you’ll want to wear it every day. Don this cologne and you’ll instantly feel like you can walk through the masses with confidence and power, similar to the great Emperor Aventus, whom the product is named after. […]

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Acqua di Parma Colonia Review

By Joe Burns

A fragrance that you are all likely to have seen before, or perhaps have owned, is this classic addition to any collection – Acqua Di Parma – Colonia. Housed in a no-nonsense but instantly recognisable golden yellow cylinder, with a sophisticated and clean looking bottle to match, this fragrance is all about subtlety and exquisite […]

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Floris X Turnbull & Asser: 71/72 Eau De Parfum

By Adam

A few months back, Floris perfumers collaborated with English shirtmaker Turnbull & Asser, for an ultimate Dapper Chapper pairing, to launch 71/72 Eau de Parfum. The name 71/72 refers to Turnbull & Assers flagship store location on Jermyn Street, just a but further down the road from Floris.  Jermyn Street is an area symbiotic with […]

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Paco Rabanne Pure XS Review

By Joe Burns

Paco Rabanne Pure XS is alive and kicking again, having once adorned our dressers back in ’94 when it was known simply as XS. It’s been a 23 year hiatus but Paco Rabanne have crafted what will potentially be another successful and much loved fragrance just like its older brother. In keeping with the original, […]

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Laboratory Perfumes Samphire No. 3 Review

By Joe Burns

Adding to your collection of scents is always fun and can transform an outfit, and your appearance, hugely. We were approached by Laboratory Perfumes who were keen for us to see, and smell, what they’ve created, and we were only too happy to oblige. Established just 6 years ago, British born Laboratory Perfumes have created […]