Makes Scents: Best Cologne for Men This Spring 2017

2016 Best Cologne for Men - New Scents & Men's Colognes 2017

…because it’s time to retire the Drakkar and Old Spice and up your smelling game. It’s a complicated scent-field out there so we’ve chosen our top 20 cologne for men this spring season.  There’s the classics, the newbies, the risk takers…and there’s the perfect scent for you.  Shop our picks for the best men’s cologne for 2017.


1.  Creed ‘Virgin Island Water’ Cologne – Buy It Here For $195

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Top notes of Sicilian bergamot, Jamaican lime, hibiscus and tropical wood.

Buy Now On Sale: $195

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2.  Tom Ford ‘Private Blend Neroli Portofino’ for Men – Buy It Here For $225

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Refreshing notes of Italian bergamot, Sicilian lemon, with amber undertones.

Buy Now On Sale: $225


3.  Editor’s Pick:  Clean ‘Shower Fresh for Men’ – Buy It Here For $72

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Our favorite spring-into-summer transition cologne or the go-to when you need a quick freshening up post gym…on the way to happy hour.  We can’t tell you the amount of compliments we receive with this one and, well, we like that.

Buy Now On Sale: $72


4.  Jo Malone ‘Lime, Basil, & Mandarin’ Cologne for Men – Buy It Here For $65

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This one is perfect for spring or summer, will remind you of strolling on the beach, relaxing in the sun, and jus feeling (and smelling) fresh and clean.  We love all things Jo Malone because you can wear this one as is, or you can layer it in with other scents.

Buy Now On Sale: $65

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5.  Maison Margiela ‘Replica at the Barber’s’ Men’s Cologne – Buy It Here For $125

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Scents of geranium essence, tonka bean, white musks, rosemary essence, and basil accord. This one really brings it back to simpler times.

Buy Now On Sale: $125


6.  Versace Man ‘Eau Fraiche’ Cologne – Buy It Here For $61

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Buy Now On Sale: $61

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7.  Acqua di Parma ‘Blu Mediterraneo’ Cologne  –  Buy It Here For $105

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Sparkling notes of fresh bergamot, cedarwood, fresh citron, vetiver and musk.  Can’t get enough.

Buy Now On Sale: $105


8.  New Prada ‘L’Homme Prada’ Cologne – Buy It Here For $78

New Prada L Hommme Cologne for Men 2016 - 2017

A refreshing scent that brilliantly mixes the airy notes with masculine woodsy tones.  Top notes include iris and amber, while base notes include geranium and patchouli.

Buy Now On Sale: $78


9.  Dior ‘Sauvage’ Eau de Toilette – Buy It Here For $65

Dior Sauvage Cologne for Men 2016

Top notes of Reggio di Calabria bergamot. Middle notes of Sichuan pepper and a base of ambroxan.  Perfect for any time of year, really.  One of the best sellers so far this year and winner of many magazine awards for men’s cologne.

Buy Now On Sale: $65


10.  Maison Martin Margiela “Replica – Jazz Club”  Men’s Cologne – Buy It Here For $125

Maison Martin Margiela Replica Jazz Club Cologne 2016

Our new “go-to” for cologne this winter-into-spring.  Experience the base notes of vanilla and tobacco leaf mixed with top notes of pink pepper, lemon and neroli oil.  This scent is super distinct, yet not overpowering, but will always catch your attention.

Buy Now On Sale: $125


11.  Creed ‘Aventus’ Fragrance – Buy It Here For $210

Creed Aventus Cologne for Men 2016

One of the most popular cologne lines from Creed, experience base notes of Spanish oak moss, ambergris, and French vanilla.

Buy Now On Sale: $210


12.  Hermès Terre d’Hermés Cologne – Buy It Here For $128

Hermes Terre D'Hermes Cologne 2016

One of the top selling men’s cologne this season.  A woody masculine scent with notes of grapefruit, mineral and green notes.

Buy Now On Sale: $128


13.  A New Cologne Every Month:  Scentbird Monthly Cologne Subscription Box – Buy It Here For $15/month

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Who wouldn’t dig a new cologne to try every month!?  Choose from over 150 cologne brands and test-drive it for the entire month based on 4 sprays per day.  #Math

Buy Now On Sale: $15/month


14.  Prada ‘Luna Rossa’ Cologne – Buy It Here For $58

Prada Luna Rossa Mens Cologne 2016

Top notes of peaceful lavender.  Middle notes of spearmint and sage and base notes of wood and amber.

Buy Now On Sale: $58


 15.  Valentino ‘Uomo’ Fragrance – Buy It Here For $68

Valentino Uomo Cologne for Men 2016

Soft, smokey, and woody makes Uomo the perfect cologne to transition from summer into fall.

Buy Now On Sale: $68


 16.  Top Seller:  Spicebomb by Viktor & Rolf – Buy It Here For $81

New Spicebomb Cologne for Men 2016 by Viktor&Rolf

Very masculine scent and comforting for cooler spring nights, Spicebomb has been become one of the top selling colognes for men this year.  Plus the bottle is basically art.

Buy Now On Sale: $81


 17.  Best Kept Secret:  Issey Miyake Cologne –  Buy It Here For $68

Issey Miyake Spray Cologne for Men 2016

This cologne has a fresh yet warm, woody scent accented with spicy notes.

Buy Now On Sale: $68


18.  Yves Saint Laurent ‘La Nuit de l’Homme’ Cologne – Buy It Here For $63

We're Price Matching! Yves Saint Laurent 'La Nuit de l'Homme' Eau de Toilette Cologne 2016 - 2017

Masculine, bright and fresh with curious notes of cardamom, cedar, and courmarin.

Buy Now On Sale: $63


19.  The Classic Standby:  Acqua di Gio – Buy It Here For $82

Acqua di Gio by Giorgio Armani Cologne 2016

The good old classic standby; transparent, aromatic, and woody in nature combined with marine notes, fruits, herbs, and woods.

Buy Now On Sale: $82


20.  No 1. Most Expensive Cologne Ever: Clive Christian ‘No 1’  – Buy It Here For $865 

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Named ‘the most expensive cologne in the world’ this little number has a 4,000 year old history that was used to draw soul-mates together.

Buy Now On Sale: $865


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