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Penhaligon’s Blenheim Bouquet Eau De Toilette

By Joe Burns

You may have been walking past, and then felt the need to step inside one of the many Penhaligon’s stores around the UK, compelled by the theatre of fragrance infused mist being sprayed across the threshold, and drawn in by the exquisite aromas and classic décor inside. I know I have, and I’ve been a […]

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Jaguar Pace Accelerate

By Rashpal Amrit

Following on from last years launch Jaguar Pace, the brand now gives us its second iteration PACE Accelerate. Created to celebrate the Jaguar F-Pace family sports car, the best-selling Jaguar Pace is an expression of true masculinity. The launch event was held at the Marylebone Rooms, the perfect setting for such an event. Guests were […]

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Polo Red Extreme Review

By Adam

Last week we were sent a bottle of the new Ralph Lauren fragrance Polo Red Extreme that has just been released in the U.K this June. It’s a follow-up to the popular Polo Red but this one packs a powerful punch. Undoubtedly it’s a masculine fragrance and the things I noticed straight away were the […]

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Bentley Momentum and Momentum Intense Fragrances

By Rashpal Amrit

Bentley launched their new fragrances Momentum and Momentum Intense, and as ever Dapper Chapper was at the launch in the Shangri-La Hotel At The Shard. The new fragrances, designed for the urban trendsetter in mind. Contrasting aromatic freshness with vibrant woods form the basis to the fragrances, developed by master perfumer Nathalie Lorson. So how […]

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Penhaligon’s Portraits: Roaring Radcliff

By Adam

Back in December we wrote about The Tragedy of Lord George, one of the new Penhaligon’s Portraits Chapter 1 fragrances. A few months on and the charming story continues with a host of new characters. Penhaligon’s have done fantastically well to build such a great story behind the characters and we’ve now got Lord George’s secret […]

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Penhaligon’s: The Tragedy of Lord George Review

By Adam

It’s been some time now since we’ve covered Penhaligon’s and after we attended a breakfast at the Royal Exchange to hear about the brands new Portraits Chapter 1 collection, I’m really not sure why it’s been so long. Penhaligon’s has been making unusual fragrances since they opened on Jermyn Street in 1872 and most of […]

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Acqua di Parma Note di Colonia II

By Adam

Acqua di Parma have done it again chaps! This time, in celebrating its 100th anniversary, a trio of opera-inspired fragrances have been released under the Acqua di Parma Colonia banner. We’ve taken on Note di Colonia II for review, a fragrance that was also included in the 2016 Dapper Chapper Gift Guide. Firstly, it’s worth […]

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Monroe Cologne No.4

By Robert Etheridge

I’m a big fan of products with a dual purpose; products that look great, and make our lives a bit easier and more enjoyable, but I haven’t yet considered how this approach might improve my grooming routine. When the going gets hectic, it’s easy to put off the simple things that keep our skin looking fresh […]

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BOSS BOTTLED INTENSE REVIEW

By Adam

Last week I was fortunate enough to be invited by Hugo Boss to The London Edition Hotel to listen to Gerard Butler talk about the launch of the new BOSS BOTTLED INTENSE fragrance. Obviously when we were there we were taken on a journey of the new fragrance. The eau du parfum is a natural […]

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Kenneth Cole MANKIND HERO Review

By Adam

This September Kenneth Cole released a new men’s fragrance called MANKIND Hero, so of course we had it in to review! MANKIND Hero is the evolution from the popular MANKIND fragrance and the latest scent captures ‘a fresh mountain air accord and rich woods infused with black vanilla.’ This new fragrance by Kenneth Cole is […]

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Fragrance review: Piccadilly ’69 by Jack Perfume

By Robert Etheridge

In an age where almost every brand claims that buying their product is an expression of your individuality, does this mean none of us are individuals? We assign a fragrance to ourselves like we invent our signatures; we hope nobody will come up with the same idea. In reality, we’re at the mercy of the […]

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Acqua di Parma Colonia Quercia Review

By Adam

Luxury Italian brand and Dapper Chapper favourite Acqua di Parma has released a new men’s fragrance titled Colonia Quercia. It’s an addition to the Colonia range which is a collection of original and sophisticated compositions. It all started in the Middle East, Colonia immerses itself in the sensory richness of a thousand-year old tradition in fragrance […]

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Bentley Infinite Rush

By Rashpal Amrit

Luxury car brand Bentley has continued their successful Infinite line with Infinite Rush. In keeping with the high performance of Bentley motorcars, the fragrance has been created for the adventurer, always exceeding expectations and new horizons. Infinite Rush is full of contrasts, which make for a heady fragrance. The top notes evoke a rush of adrenaline, followed […]

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Fragrances: Ferrari Man In Red

By Phil Hawkins

Looking good is nothing without smelling good, and what better inspiration for a fragrance than one of the most iconic, aspirational brands of all time- Ferrari. We recently road tested ‘Man in Red’, Ferrari’s latest fragrant, and while you may be dubious that you might end up smelling like burnt rubber and petrol fumes, we […]