The 6 Old-School Scents Every Man Should Own (And No, Green Irish Tweed Is Not One of Them)

Tuesday, June 01, 2010
New fragrances are always worth sniffing out, but it's also a good idea to have a few vintage bottles on hand. Each cologne on this list evokes a particular decade and is worth hunting down to add to your rotation. The scents may remind you of your dad's nubuck wing tips, but they work just as well with a shrunken suit.

The Gordon Gekko Eighties

Dior Fahrenheit
Very little about the eighties can be called understated. Dior Fahrenheit—a powerful combination of tonka bean, patchouli, and nutmeg, packaged in a seemingly aflame bottle—is no exception. Modern wearers should limit themselves to one spray. Dior Fahrenheit ($37), sephora.com

[Read More: The Ultimate Guide to Buying Cologne]

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