Dolce & Gabanna Leather wash bag ()Dolce & Gabanna Leather wash bag () © Copyright

The ultimate wash bag

Whether you’re looking for gift inspiration or just like the idea of treating yourself, this month we’re getting grown up about grooming. There are certain classics every man needs to own, the grooming equivalents of a beautiful suit or pair of brogues. We’ve chosen our favourites – from stylish shaving sets to fancy aftershave – so you can give your bathroom cabinet the makeover it deserves, and ditch the market stall stuff you’ve had for years. 

Man bag

Aspinal of London Leather wash bag in smooth cognac, £150 

Aspinal of London leather washbag ()


Gent scents

Dunhill Icon fragrance (100ml) £90; Ralph Lauren Polo Blue eau de parfum (125ml) £72; Boss Bottled Unlimited fragrance £60

Dunhill Icon, Ralph Lauren polo, Boss Bottled Unlimited ()


Cut it fine

Penhaligon’s shaving set, £136; MR beard oil, £10; Kent hair comb, £4.20; Kent beard brush, £20 

Penhaligon's shaving set, MR beard oil, Kent beard brush ()


Heads up

Neville Shave Cream, £14; American Crew Pomade, £13.45; Aesop Classic Shampoo (500ml) £33 

Neville shave cream, American Crew Pomade, Aesop shampoo  ()


A dark alternative

Dolce & Gabbana leather wash bag, £345; Jack Black Texture Cream, £11; Barbour Fragrance, £40; Bluebeards Revenge Cutlass razor, £34.99; Kent hair comb, £4.20; Kent hairbrush, £8.50; American Crew Forming Cream, £13.95

Dolce & Gabanna Leather wash bag ()

Photography: Pixeleyes


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