The best colognes Father’s Day
By Carla Snuggs
Father's Day is quickly approaching, which is daunting to many of us as Dads are quite possibly the hardest people to shop for. Gifting cologne on Father's Day is tried and true, but chances are you've probably overlooked important factors such as Dad's body chemistry, personality and lifestyle while spritzing through the latest men's scents.
1. The Dapper Dad
Tom Ford Noir: Now Dad can smell as good as he looks. Tom Ford is an obvious choice for the dad who stays sharply dressed and wants his signature scent to match. He'll appreciate how Tom Ford's blend of bergamot, violet flower, leather, and black pepper accents his suit and tie ($134.19 at FragranceNet.com).
2. The Macho-Dad
Spicebomb by Viktor & Rolf: Spicebomb by Viktor & Rolf is a striking fragrance with a wealth of addictive notes including chilli and saffron combined with leather, tobacco, vetiver and pink pepper. Encased in a hand grenade shaped bottle this spicy, woody and oriental scent is highly seductive and explosive ($88.19 at FragranceNet.com).
3. The Preppy Dad
Polo Ralph Lauren Blue Sport: If your Dad is a fan of the polo, or just loves the whole preppy scene, then look no further than this spectacular offering from the King of Prep - Ralph Lauren. Expect him to smell like green apples, mint, mandarin, sage and ginger; a fruity cocktail of scents you'd expect at a day on the green ($74.19 at FragranceNet.com).
4. The Modern Dad
Gentlemen Only by Givenchy: This is designed for today's modern father who is sophisticated and refined. It features a combination of spicy and fresh accords and pays homage to the original Givenchy Gentleman of 1974. It includes green mandarin, pink pepper, nutmeg, birch leaves, mixed with cedar and patchouli ($58.19 at FragranceNet.com).
5. The 9-5 Executive Dad
F By Ferragamo pour Homme Black: F by Ferragamo pour Homme Black is described as the perfect scent for a metropolitan man. This scent features an alluring rich lavender that will keep your dad calm even on the most hectic of days. Its black Madagascar pepper and laudanum convey the heart of sophistication and masculinity ($40.19 at FragranceNet.com).
6. The Sports Obsessed Dad
Armani Code Sport Cologne: Inspired by the energy of top athletes, Armani Code Sport by Giorgio Armani is a refreshing cologne designed for today's active man. This fragrance combines 3 types of mint with Mediterranean citrus for an exhilarating scent. Exotic pink pepper, spicy ginger and icy accords round out the notes and invigorate the senses ($41.19 at FragranceNet.com).
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