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Grey Fox – Shaving with style – and some fragrant advice from Czech & Speake

Shaving with style – and some fragrant advice from Czech & Speake

You’d have thought that an older man blogging about his search for style would know all about shaving; but I don’t. The reality is that most of us start in a rather amateur way in our teens. We experiment, maybe using dad’s razor, negotiating the pimples to create such a bloody result that even good friends flinch from close contact. From that point on, for me, shaving became a tedious daily chore.


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The Grooming Guide, Vetyver Fragrances – Vetiver Vert

What is vetiver you say? In the most basic terms, it’s a type of grass native to India found in bushes and often is used in perfumery and aromatherapy. It’s a sort of sibling to lemon grass, with that similar zesty, fresh scent – ie, it’s perfect for summer. And as it’s such a fitting ingredient for summer fragrances, there are plenty out there as perfumers go to town with this stuff. But don’t worry, we’ve done the hard work so you don’t have to, we’ve rounded up our top six to suit your vetiver fancy.


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The Grooming Guide, Summer Scents – Spanish Cedar

Summer has officially set in! We’re experiencing a heatwave at the moment and if you don’t choose to wear the same clothes in these climes, then why should you wear the same aftershave? Accept fragrance as the ultimate accessory, a finishing touch to your look just like your cufflinks or tie pin. This season be seen sporting a whole new batch of fresh and uplifting scents.