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Want a solid cologne with a little more freshness? Try Alfred Lane’s Vanguard for a sweet, yet spicy blend.

Alfred Lane

Birchbox Breakdown

While the age of the gunfighter has come and gone, his daring swagger remains. This solid cologne is called Bravado for a reason: It features standout aromas like tobacco and leather—spiced with nutmeg and grounded in sandalwood—for a bold, woodsy scent that smacks of dusty trails and gunsmoke.

How to Use

Dip or swirl your finger in the waxy cologne, then apply generously to pulse points, like your wrists and neck. Due to its compact size, this travel-friendly fragrance can be stored in your pocket, and reapplied as necessary.

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Amazing
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Smells great and super nice to not have to worry about a liquid in my carry on. Convenient and quality!

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Extremely convenient
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I keep this in my shoulder bag. Scent is nice, but the real win here is that it's so convenient. The one thing is that it's going to get on your fingers, and without a thorough hand wash you are going to make everything you touch smell like it. Think water glasses, coffee mugs, the grapes you are snacking on, etc. Just requires some thought about timing.

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Amazing!
Purchased

This cologne has turned me on to solid colognes from here on out. I receive compliments every time I wear it. Plus, this tin container is extremely convenient. You can take it with you everywhere you go.

5
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Smells good, doesn't last the whole day
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I do like the smell of this one, though I wish it had a little bit more of a "woodsy" scent to it, but over all it's pretty good. Only complaint is that it just doesn't last the entire day.

4
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Warm, inviting scent!
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Let's start with the travel aspect which I can't say enough about for my husband. Just toss in his carry on or leaves in his car. The description states a tobacco scent, which my sniffer did not pick up on. It is a great fragrance albeit it has little staying power hence the reason for 4 & not 5 star fragrance. The light scent is still great, not greasy and perfect fit for his pocket. Still a great purchase & I must say I have worn it a time or two myself when I have forgotten to put fragrance on & it is in his car. Great product, great scent, worth every penny!

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Smells Great
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Love this product. Rub a little behind my ears and on my wrists and seems to last all day. Great product and makes it easy to travel with. No fear of breaking a glass bottle in my gym bag.

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Love this stuff
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Great scent and the compact size makes it great to carry in your pocket or car for those times you need a little extra scent! Great product

5
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Awesome
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Love a manly scent and this throwback cologne stick makes me feel like a bulletproof cowboy. Definitely something that ill keep on my shelf until they bury me with it.

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love it
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Great manly fragrance without being overpowering. It is easy to use for travel or in a gym bag. Only reason for 4 and not 5 stars is the fragrance doesn't quite last long enough. If it did I'd rate at 5 stars. Great product.

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GREAT solid cologne!
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LOVE this scent! It smells masculine and warm. I am a barber and I dab some on my wrists before cutting hair and get lots of compliments from clients. Will purchase again!

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