EAU Daddy! Best Father’s Day Colognes
From classic to modern formulations, colognes make perfect Father’s Day Gifts for Dads who are new to wearing fragrance or are scent aficionados.
Eau de Colognes have been popular with men since the 18th century, when an Italian perfumer maker Giovanni Maria Farina created a light citrus blend to honor his new German home in Cologne The rest is history 4711 by Muehlans is a summer staple and still a favorite since its creation in 1792. With herbal citrus notes and a bit of musk it’s a modern classic for men a perfect Father’s Day gift for your dad to splash on after sports or a hot day commuting.
Calvin Klein Eternity Summer is easy breezy and great for the Dad who wants something light for the warm weather. Notes of lavender and thyme combine with modern amber and solar musk in this cool, calm and collected cologne.
Polo by Ralph Lauren was created in 1978 by perfumer Carlos Benaim and was the “patriotic” designer’s ode to all things “preppy”. The cologne took America by storm and is noted for its outstanding longevity and continued popularity. A great Father’s Day gift for the prepster dad
Hermes En Voyage de Hermes is a sparkling sunny citrus beautifully balanced upon base notes of wood and musk. It was created by Jean-Claude Ellena, the in-house perfumer of Hermes, Notably, a nod to Hermes equestrian roots can be found in the covetable, stunning bottle, that he will treasure this Father’s Day
Bespoke suits, understated elegance and a perfect gentleman… if this sounds like your Father, he will appreciate Penhalgion’s Sartorial, a modern take on the classic fougere with lavender and tonka notes juxtaposed by the intriguing scent of leather and old wood. Sartorial was composed by Bertrand Duchaufour after he spent days studying the aromas of a tailor’s workroom on Saville Row in London.
The most desired three-digit area code in the Big Apple is 212, which is also the name of the sexy and confident fragrances for men and for women by New York fashion designer Carolina Herrera. 212 Cologne for men is for the dad who goes from boardroom to dinner on the town. With top notes of clean and energetic lavender and citrus to a memorable trail of warm and spicy incense and ginger, it’s a great cologne for father’s day.