EAU DE LACOSTE L. 12. 12 captures not just the spirit of the brand but transforms fragrance notes into abstract moods and emotions to evoke the very spirit of the iconic shirt - unforgettably cool, crisp, elegant and audaciously stylish. In essence the confidence a man feels when he puts on a classic LACOSTE L. 12. 12 polo shirt. Top Notes - Cardamom. Mid Notes - Mexican Tuberose. Base Notes - Suede.