FrontRunners: Purple Heart

<< Back to Robb Report, September 2003

A personal wine cellar, a men’s club, a classic car—the simple luxuries of a modern gentleman’s world, according to Ralph Lauren—served as the inspiration for the latest and most exclusive fragrance in the Polo fold: Ralph Lauren Purple Label. Like the apparel collection of the same name, Purple Label the fragrance ups the quality and exclusivity ante from Lauren’s standard fare. Using only the purest essential oils—no synthetics—this handcrafted scent was built around Purple Label’s signature note of tobacco flower layered with tangy mandarin, sweet blackberry, aromatic herbs, warm musk, and oak moss, to create a rich masculine aura. The scent launches this fall in selected Polo stores then rolls out to specialty stores including Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Barneys New York.

William Abraham's line of socks offer unparalleled comfort and style...
With summer comes the need for a wardrobe of sunglasses that suits a man’s mood, style, and demands...
Summer styles from designers including Bottega Veneta, Dior, and Ralph Lauren.
From modern takes on classic swimwear to outrageously playful options, here are our top picks...
Crisp white sneakers to sport before Labor Day…
New silhouettes, graphics, and cuts distinguish this season’s shorts…
Ring Jacket offers distinctly Japanese men's clothing designs with elements of European style...
Photo by Dean Isidro
FREE PREVIEW: The Ralph Lauren Purple Label is among Robb Report’s 2015 Best of the Best selections…
Tom Ford, Louis Vuitton, and other top brands have created stylish backpacks ideal for summer...
In honor of the brand's anniversary, only 70 pairs of the sunglasses will be made...