Spring cleaning means different things to different people, and while you may be tempted to close the blinds and binge on Netflix for a little while longer, we believe it is time to embrace the new season. While you refresh your kit for warm weather threads, it may be time to take a look at your grooming cupboard.
The end of winter means a new lease on life, and that should go for your fragrances too. With the warmer weather coming through, you’ll need to swap out your heavier cologne for something light and fresh. Though it’s not easy to part ways with your OG fragrance, we’ve laid out the latest and greatest in men’s cologne for the new season – meaning no excuses. Check out ICON’s picks below.
An OG from the French fashion house, Dior Sauvage is making a comeback as a luxury fragrance for men. Drawing inspiration from the desert at twilight, Sauvage is fresh and spicy, holding notes of vanilla, pepper and bergamot for a complex yet refreshing scent.
Dior Sauvage EDP 100ml / $175 AUD SHOP NOW
Ralph Lauren Polo Ultra Blue
A new release from Ralph Lauren, you can now bring in the Spring/Summer season with a scent that complements the warmer lifestyle. As an Eau De Toilette, the fragrance has a unique freshness, combining fresh citrus tones with salty notes for something that is light, cool, and equally captivating.
Ralph Lauren Polo Ultra Blue EDT 75ml / $99 AUD SHOP NOW
Jo Malone London Wood Sage & Sea Salt
A unisex fragrance that your significant other will want to steal, Jo Malone London are taking over the fragrance game. Lighter than most colognes, this is a casual everyday scent that is far from offensive. With notes of sea salt and ambrette seeds, this cologne is made for Spring with its earthy finish of sage.
Jo Malone London Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne 100ml / $198 AUD SHOP NOW
Comme Des Garçons Amazingreen
Like the bold green branding, Comme Des Garçons latest fragrance is a clear take on the Spring season. A best-seller cologne, this unique fragrance looks to a number of herbal and plantation notes for a complex yet refreshing scent. Contrasted with gunpowder and white musk, Amazingreen takes on notes of palm tree, dew mist, jungle leaves and coriander.
Comme Des Garçons Amazingreen EDP 50ml / $139 AUD SHOP NOW
Louis Vuitton Sur La Route
After launching a successful range of women’s fragrance back in 2016, Louis Vuitton has returned to add a new line of 5 colognes to its portfolio. Moving into more masculine territory, the fashion house has included “Sur La Route” into its new collection, a perfect addition for Spring. Fresh as a splash of water, LV combine Calabrian citrus with cédrat and bergamot.
Louis Vuitton Sur La Route 100ml / $340 AUD SHOP NOW
Mr. Burberry Indigo
A fragrance that allows an escape without the need to move, Burberry has introduced its latest cologne – Mr. Burberry Indigo. Unique and zesty, the fragrance captures herbal notes of lemon oil, blackcurrant and rosemary as well as green violet leaf, with added warmth from amber and musk for a perfume that can take you through to the end of next Autumn.
Burberry Mr. Burberry Indigo EDT 100ml / $122 AUD SHOP NOW
Giorgio Armani Acqua Di Giò Absolu
Taking inspiration from the very essence of life, water, Giorgio Armani have created a fresh and revitalised scent which will bring you into the new season. A signature fragrance for men, it blends marine and woody aromas with the floral scent of patchouli for added freshness.
Giorgio Armani Acqua Di Giò Absolu EDP 125ML / $189 AUD SHOP NOW