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Revolutionising Men’s Grooming – Gentleman’s Journal

Revolutionising Men's grooming

Gentleman’s Journal introduced Czech & Speake to their readers as the brand that is revolutionising men’s grooming:

“Sawkins has always been on a mission to create ingenious products using luxurious materials; he made a Zebrano wood shaving set, 24k plated manicure instruments bound in exquisite leather developed after the craftsmanship of English tanneries, and created limited-edition products from 5000-year-old fossilised Oak.

And it’s not just this innovation – Sawkins has also revolutionised the practical side of grooming as well. After designing an innovative travel safe, airport-approved manicure set that was well-received internationally being awarded for its design.”

You can read the entire article if you follow this link.


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Mr Porter – Neroli Cologne

“We discovered this late 18th-century formula for eau de cologne in the 1970s,” says Czech & Speake’s founder and creative director Mr Frank Sawkins of classic Neroli. The fragrance was eventually released in 1981, and it takes a confident man to wear a floral that’s this shameless (neroli and orange blossom both ride up front), though rest assured that the concoction is grounded by a balsamic note of ylang-ylang (balsams are the watery sap from plants or trees). If you think florals are not for alphas, bear in mind that this particular formula was allegedly created for Napoleon Bonaparte.

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