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.XXL: Men Only.

For the Men in your life, we went in search of the finest fragrances to offer him ahead of this festive season. Utilising the raw ingredients Musk, Tobacco, Leather and Wood, here’s our select of scents perfect for Men Only.

Photography: Jeremy Coleman
Creative Director:  Jo Phillips 100% creative
Beauty editor: Alexis Day
Assistant: Smitha Sadanandan
Re-toucher: Sofia Bengtsson

Shot 1 – Musk (Clockwise from Top -bottle tied with rope):
Men Only Musk

Rope – Stylist’s own
Carolina Herrera CH MEN
Mont Blanc Legend Intense (directly underneath CH MEN)
Thameen Carved Oud
Chanel Bleu de Chanel
Evody Musc Intense
Cloon Keen Atelier Terre de L’Encens

Shot 2 – Leather (Left to Right):
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Leather – Stylist’s own
Gucci Made to Measure
Trussardi My Land
Versace Oud Noir
Tom Ford Tuscan Leather
Burberry Brit Rhythm (behind Tom Ford)
Byredo Byredo 1996
Bottom front – Ferrari Prive Leather Essence

Shot 3 – Tobacco (Clockwise from centre):
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Tobacco leaves – Stylist’s own
Slumberhouse Jeke
Ormonde Jayne Montabaco Intensivo
Jovoy Paris Les Jeux Sont Faits
Tom Ford Tobacco Oud
L’Artisan Parfumeur Amour Nocturne
Balmain Carbone
Diptyque Volutes
D’Orsay Le Dandy

Shot 4 – Wood (Clockwise from top):
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Tree Trunks  – Stylist’s own
Dsquared2 Wood
Hugo Boss Boss Bottled
Paul Smith Portrait for Men (behind Hugo Boss)
Jo Malone London Vetyver
Maison Francis Kurkdjian Oud – Velvet Mood
Tom Ford Oud Wood
Commes Des Garcons Wonderwood

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