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Best Men’s Fragrances

By Phil Hawkins

Making scents: John Varvatos If you’re looking good, then it’s crucial you’re smelling good too, which is why we’ve been testing out signature fragrance; John Varvatos from John Varvatos. Although the name is pretty un-imaginative, the smell is not. Modern, bold and sophisticated, this scent is ideal for the dapper gent. John Varvatos has been […]

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ONLY THE BRAVE WILD BY DIESEL

By Adam

So far luxury brands including Bottega Veneta, Aqua Di Parma and Hermes have made it onto the Dapper Chapper fragrance list and it’s another big brand in the form of Diesel that joins them. As an exciting follow up the popular Only The Brave, a fragrance that became a staple feature on many chaps’ dressers, […]

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Acqua di Parma Colonia Leather

By Adam

Like many other Dapper Chappers I was seduced by Acqua di Parma a long time ago. But before my infatuation many before have had the same love affair. In fact we have to go back to 1916 when master perfumers created a new fragrance in a small perfumer’s laboratory in the old town centre of Parma. It […]

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Terre d’Hermes – Dapper Chapper Fragrances

By Adam

Please put your hands together for Terre D’Hermes, the first fragrance to make it on the Dapper Chapper ‘want’ list. *applause* Terre D’Hermes has been part of my grooming kit for about 5 years after I discovered the fragrance by unashamedly asking a complete stranger what aftershave he was wearing. I then stood awkwardly on the train next to this chap […]

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Bottega Veneta pour Homme

By Adam

The brand’s signature masculine fragrance, Bottega Veneta pour Homme, is impressive. Like many other great fragrance’s it sits under the mainstream radar. It’s worth adding to your dressing room table and we thought another thing worth adding, is the poetic description of the fragrance we stole from bottegaventa.com. Before you start, if there’s someone near you close your eyes and have them read […]