Four manly musks

February 20, 2014

1. Colonia Leather, Acqua di Parma

Fragrance stalwarts Acqua di Parma have further enhanced their reputation with this latest scent, Colonia leather. With Tuscan tanneries as its departure point, the warm fragrance is unquestionably masculine, with citrus top notes being replaced by deep leather ones. Details: AED 905 LOEWE SPORT

2. Loewe Sport

Iberian luxury brand Loewe introduces its first Sport fragrance, which focuses on four historically manly endeavours: Rowing, Cesta Punta, Archery and Hockey. The four-fragrance collection is a mix of fresh and spicy notes. Details: AED 399 Bottle big

3. Incense & Cedrat, Jo Malone London

Known for its scented candles and the best-selling Lime, Basil and Mandarin fragrance that you'll likely give to your wife, British fragrance stalwart Jo Malone's latest scent has injected a serious boost of masculinity into its broad uni-sex collection. With a base-note of Omani-sourced incense, this is a surprisingly smooth scent that captures the Middle East without being overpowering.  Details: AED 590 Issey Miyake

4. Nuit D’Issey, Issey Miyake

‘Bold’, ‘free’ and ‘brave’ are the adjectives used to describe the new men’s fragrance from leading Japanese designer Issey Miyake. This alluring night fragrance is built on a masculine leather backbone and surrounded with woods and spices. Details: AED 395