John Varvatos Artisan 2.5 oz

If you’re rocking a fragrance inherited from your old man, or relying on a goopy deodorant stick for your olfactory game, it’s time to mix things up. Kick off your new scent strategy with this subtle, summery eau de toilette from Motor City designer John Varvatos. It’s the fragrance equivalent of your favorite jeans and a just-washed tee: classic, cool, and easy-going. Even the packaging—a flask wrapped in hand-woven rattan—exudes laid-back class.

John Varvatos Artisan 2.5 oz
3.8 out of 5 stars, based on 317 Reviews 317 Reviews
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Make your man smell like a forest
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This scent is really woodsy. I don't get the "subtle" or "summery" part that is advertised. I think it smells like Ivory soap, if Ivory soap was a cologne. Individual chemistry might vary the effect. but I don't really like it.

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Mehhh...
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This scent wasnt for me. I did however give it to a friend of mine who really enjoyed it.

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For My Man?

This smelled like boy, and maybe that was the point? I gave it to my husband to use. I don't think he has, but I know I wasn't

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Not a fan

Not exactly a fan of this cologne, it smells a little bit musty to me. I was sort of confused as to why I was getting mens cologne in my birchbox.

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Not My Thing

Unfortunately I really didn't like this fragrance. I wouldn't really want to smell it on a guy, and since I'm a girl, I'm not going to use it. Not my favorite thing to be included in a Birchbox.

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Not for me
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My husband used the sample. I didn't care for the fruit smell.

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Do not recommend
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I really disliked this perfume sample. It smelled so strong as soon as I opened my Birchbox it was really unpleasant and off-putting. I don't know if it leaked, it didnt' look like it did. I wouldn't gift it to anyone

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smelled like a man

I think I will give this to my boyfriend as a stocking stuffer... Neither his or I liked it... It reminded me of the indies - weird..

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Confused

I'm just confused. Based on the scent, I feel like this is for a man, so why is it my women's Birchbox? Also, the same is the same as the one I could get at a department store's cosmetics department. I am underwhelmed.

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not a fan

I didn't like the smell at all. It just didn't work with my chemistry. I wouldn't buy this one. Notable fan

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