Grey Flannel Cologne and After Shave by Geoffrey Beene. On the town or in the office- the modern- masculine Grey Flannel Eau de Toilette suits any occasion. Grey Flannel is the winning edge for the self-assured man accustomed to taking chances.An American Classic.Grey Flannel by Geoffrey Beene created a revolution in mens fragrance when it was launched in 1975: its composition contained violets. At the time- mens mostly virile and masculine scents that were available on the market rarely included notes such as lavender- cedar or pine. The fragrance is characterized by captivating green notes with natural citrus accents of lemon and Orange. Fresh Sage blends with Neroli to complement full bodied Rose- Jasmine- Lily- Ylang Ylang plus spicy notes of Cloves and Cinnamon.