Words: Emily Venables
Dial-up the romance this Valentine’s Day with a classic scent perfectly suited to the gentleman in your life. Whether you’re celebrating your very first Valentine’s with your crush or you’ve lost count how many times you’ve marked the occasion with the love of your life, we're here to help you find the perfect gift!
Get comfy, put your feet up and let us share with you our top 10 classic Valentine's Day scents to gift him to ensure it's a truly special one this February 14th!
1. Bleu de Chanel by Chanel
For the dapper gentleman in your life, you can’t go wrong with Bleu de Chanel by Chanel. Warm and captivating, it’s the perfect finishing touch for his date-night ensemble with a charming aromatic and woody blend of sandalwood, tonka bean and creamy amber.
2. Sauvage by Dior
Does your partner exude charm with an underlying hint of sensuality? If so, then Sauvage by Dior is the scent for him! The highly spirited fragrance bursts open with exciting notes of bergamot, before developing into a mysterious blend of spice, smokiness, and warmth. If a scent could whisk you off your feet, we're pretty sure this would be the one to do it!
3. 1 Million by Paco Rabanne
If the name of the game this V-Day is to find a scent you simply can’t go wrong with, then 1 Million by Paco Rabanne is your ticket! Famed for its intense masculinity, 1 Million will have you charmed from the get-go with vibrant notes of peppermint, mandarin, and sparkling fruits. Men have been reaching for this scent for years, and we have no doubt this will become a strong contender for your other half's next signature scent!
4. Invictus by Paco Rabanne
What could say ‘I love you’ more than an actual trophy for a real-life champion? Show your partner that they are always a winner in your eyes with Invictus by Paco Rabanne. The powerful fragrances match fresh marine notes with sensual woody notes to create a scent that offers the best of both worlds!
5. Eternity for Men by Calvin Klein
With its crisp, fresh, and botanical notes every spray of Eternity by Calvin Klein feels like a breath of fresh air! Originally created for a man who lives for his family, health, and happiness this scent is a sign of true devotion and ultimate couple goals in our eyes!
6. Eros by Versace
If a cosy night in for two is on the cards this Valentine’s Day, then treat your partner with Eros by Versace to set the mood. As with Versace’s other male fragrances, Eros embodies four key concepts: love, passion, beauty, and desire. Could you want for anything more on the most romantic day of the year?
7. Boss Bottled by Hugo Boss
If you want to earn some serious brownie points this year, then Boss Bottled will certainly help you on your way! For over 20 years, this modern classic has been the pride of place in many a male fragrance collection, and for good reason! The unforgettable aroma features an enticing, warming heart of spicy geranium and cinnamon, which is further complemented by a base of masculine notes that linger lovingly on the skin (and on his side of the bed!)
8. Eau Sauvage by Dior
If modern-day classics aren’t really your other half's thing, then shoot for the stars with Valentine’s Day with a scent that has undeniably stood the test of time - Eau Sauvage by Dior. Setting the standard for male fragrances since 1966, this scent has achieved legendary status with its crisp freshness and woody undertones.
9. Light Blue Pour Homme by Dolce & Gabbana
If you can’t whisk your loved one away to a sun-drenched location this Valentine’s Day, then allow Dolce & Gabbana to bring the radiance of sunshine and the vibrancy of a clear blue sky to them with Light Blue Pour Homme. Infused with the energy of the bright Mediterranean Sea, this distinctive Eau de Toilette combines citrus fruits, sensual spicy pepper, and aromatic herbs to create a cheerful fragrance he’ll want to wear long after February 14th!
10. Acqua di Gio by Armani
Do you have fond memories of the time spent by the sea with your loved one? If so, why not add an element of nostalgia to your date night with Acqua di Gio by Armani? Featuring fresh aquatic notes, it’ll be easy to imagine you’re both by the water with the sun beaming on your face with just one spritz!
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