It’s that time of year again and doesn’t it come around fast! Stuck for ideas? With aftershave and body products being the ultimate luxury gift, whether you’re buying for Grandad or dad – We’ve got it covered on almost every budget. From top-sellers to hidden gems, we run through our favourites to give you a helping hand gift purchasing. To make your purchase that little bit easier, we have the option of FREE gift wrap too – handy!
Le Male from Jean Paul Gaultier – this one is a classic and is still a best-seller to date. Slightly sweet and ultra-masculine on the skin, you can’t really go wrong!
If you’re sticking to a firm £20 budget, we have the shower gel available at just £19.09 and it’ll leave him smelling subtly sweet.
Otherwise, for the EDT spray, prices start from just £27.39 dependent on size.
Gentlemen Only Casual Chic from Givenchy – the latest edition to the Givenchy range is exactly what the name suggests – fresh and relaxed as well as being a perfect gift if you’re unsure of his usual scent.
With super chic packaging and a funky orange theme, you can treat dad for this EDT spray from just £37.77
Azzaro Pour Homme – This one is great for grandad or the more ‘classic’ smelling dad, a woody fragrance that is perfect for every day wear for him and perfect for you if you’re feeling a little tight for cash (or you need it for the upcoming festival season!) with prices starting from just £12
Silver Scent by Jacques Bogart – Who? It may be that Jacques Bogart is not a brand you’ve heard of but as the name suggests, it’s a French brand and we all know how great they are in their scents! Over the years, this has become increasingly popular here at Scentstore for two reasons – It’s great smell and it’s great price. With a RRP of £49, this one is a steal at £24.50 for a 100ml!
dunhill London ICON – If you’re looking to spoil your dad a little more, the latest from English brand dunhill is a good place to start. With rare and expensive ingredients, this one is unique and masculine, perfect for the more sophisticated (or likes to think so) dad. dunhill London ICON is an EDP Spray (making it ultra-long lasting) and available from £55
L’eau d’Issey Pour Homme by Issey Miyake – The name might be a little of a mouthful, but this EDT spray is simple and sits firmly at the top gents scents every year. Citrus but masculine, a perfect combination for day wear for any dad or grandad. As with the Le Male, for a smaller budget, you can opt for a shower gel at £19, otherwise the EDT spray starts at just £27.39
Terre d’Hermes from Hermes – The good thing (for you) is that the pricing for this ultimate manly smell is far from the price of the handbags. Terre d’Hermes is again a popular choice for those that like a little luxury with no particular age limit; this woody scent lingers and will make heads turn. The price tag is a little heftier than those previously mentioned but it is definitely worth it! With the EDT spray starting at £55, there are also body products as a cheaper alternative or an extra.
To order Hermes, you’ll have to give us a call on 01872 263663.
West Indian Lime Travel Set from Crabtree & Evelyn – A great gift for the dads and grandads that jet off a lot (it’s alright for some!) with the set including travel sizes of Hair & Body Wash, Shave Cream, After-shave Balm and a little Cologne. Even if he doesn’t travel a lot, the set is a great way of getting to know the products! Bigger, individual products are available but at £21.60 the set is hard to resist.
No. 89 Shaving Cream Tube from Floris – Like dunhill, Floris is renowned as a great brand in the perfume industry since 1730 (making them the oldest English retailer of toiletries & accessories) and you can’t go wrong with their finely crafted fragrances. But on a budget or as a token gift, this shaving cream is great at just £20. Of course, there is plenty more choice in the No.89 range if he’s not a keen shaver (it’s fashionable not to be now!).
Valentino Uomo Gift Set – Uomo was voted at the Grooming Awards 2015 as BEST NEW FRAGRANCE and with good reason! Designed with style and elegance in mind, this one’s great for those like-to-be trendy dads or the more classic type (that needs a push to the modern times) with this EDT spray being a contemporary masculine classic. These products have a value of £99.50 but can be bought in the set for £64.50.
We’ll be offering £5 off all orders £50 and over up until Midnight on Father’s Day (21st June). T&C’s apply and can be found on the terms and conditions section. Simply enter ‘DAD5’ when you get to the checkout stage!