11 best daytime fragrances for men 2024: fresh and classic scents for everyday wear

From Hugo Boss and Chanel to Montblanc and Ralph Lauren, here are the best men’s fragrances to wear everyday

Best daytime fragrances for men
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When it comes to choosing one of the best men’s fragrances and colognes for yourself, a friend or family member, there are quite a few things to consider. Do I like woody or amber fragrances? Am I interested in musky or lighter scents? Do I want a cologne for different occasions?

Regarding the last question, it’s encouraged to have a fragrance for the day, night or special occasions (see our picks for the best evening fragrances for men). Having different scents for different parts of the day helps you differentiate between activities, and realistically, you don’t want to smell incredibly overpowering and intense while working in the office.

To help you find the perfect scent for you, here are the best 11 daytime fragrances for men for everyday wear, including classic picks from Hugo Boss, Tom Ford, Chanel, Montblanc, Dior, Ralph Lauren and more.

Best daytime men's colognes and aftershaves 2024

Bethan Girdler-Maslen
Home Editor

Beth is Home Editor for T3, looking after style, living and wellness. From the comfiest mattresses to what strange things you can cook in an air fryer, Beth covers sleep, yoga, smart home, coffee machines, grooming tools, fragrances, gardening and much more. If it's something that goes in your house, chances are Beth knows about it and has the latest reviews and recommendations! She's also in the know about the latest deals and discount codes from top brands and retailers.

Having always been passionate about writing, she’s written for websites, newspapers and magazines on a variety of topics, from jewellery and culture, to food and telecoms. You can find her work across numerous sites, including Wedding Ideas Magazine, Health & Wellbeing, The Bristol Post, Fashion & Style Directory, TechRadar, CreativeBloq and more. In her spare time, Beth enjoys running, reading, baking and attempting craft projects that will probably end in disaster!