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 Grunge-Chic Nineties

Acqua di Gio
The bergamot-and-tangerine staple—that just about anyone can wear—is one of those no-fail items, like a pair of Jack Purcells or 501s, that every well-dressed man should have in his arsenal.
Acqua di Gio ($52.50),

[Read More: Five New Scents Worth Sniffing Out]

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