Father’s Day is almost upon us and what better way to show the old man you care than with a smart stylish gift that will make any father happy. Here’s are selection of the best dapper gifts for dapper daddies…
Offering over 100 litres of volume and weighing only 4.2kg, this award-winning large suitcase from the groovy Soundbox collection is secure, resistant and light. Expandability, fixed TSA lock, 4 smooth rolling double wheels and handy inside organisation all help to make this a first rate gift for jet setting dads this Father’s Day. Available from www.americantourister.co.uk priced at £139.
The best-selling Chore series from Muck Boots provides the comfort and protection that a work boot needs to handle the toughest of jobs that Dad can throw at them with features which keep the warmth in and the cold out, make them quick and easy to clean in addition to being lightweight, flexible and 100% waterproof. The Chore Hi boots are available from www.muckbootcompany.co.uk priced at £100.
The smart and stylish Fellini Tailored Light Brown Tweed Heritage Check Blazer from Slaters is the ideal gift for dapper daddies in town or country. With a matching waistcoat also available, the blazer is stocked in 25 stores nationwide as well as from www.slaters.co.uk with prices from £99.
Lumie Bodyclock Active 250 is a wake-up light that mimics a sunrise to wake you naturally with light and a sunset to help you drift off to a good night’s sleep. Using light in this way has been shown to improve mood, energy, productivity and the quality of sleep and awakening. Perfect for dads that are not morning people. Available from lumie.com and major retailers including Amazon and John Lewis priced at £99.95
There is a RiutBag for every dad with all 4 styles designed to protect your belongings from theft by having all external zips against your back, as opposed to the outside of the bag. The R10 (£89) is a sleek, simple 10 litre bag, perfect for dads who want to keep their belongings safe on busy commutes. Available from www.riut.co.uk
Zatchels Coach Messenger Bag features outer and inner zip pockets, magnetic fastenings and cross-body strap making it the perfect bag for dads facing the morning commute. All Zatchels bags are handmade to order by skilled craftspeople using traditional techniques with a lifetime guarantee and free of charge repairs. Available from www.zatchels.com at RRP £175.00 currently on sale at £87.50.
Magnitone’s Clean Sweep is a skin brush engineered specifically for men’s skin. It exfoliates 30% deeper (even under beards) to help prevent ingrown hairs and prepares Dad’s skin for his smoothest shave ever. It thoroughly cleanses and conditions the skin boosting circulation and can be used under the shower. Available from www.magnitone.co.uk priced at £85.
Monroe of London
The Monroe of London Kit Bag has been designed especially for men and will provide Dads with everything they need to look and feel dapper, no matter where they are. The Kit Bag features travel sized versions of six of the Monroe of London skincare essentials including Cleanse & Shave Solution, Cologne and Matte Hair Clay. £78 from Harvey Nichols, 48 Harley Street and online at www.monroeoflondon.co.uk
The Remington Flex360° rotary shaver has a unique ergonomic design that will fit in the palm of your father’s hands perfectly enhancing his natural wrist movement for a closer shave with complete control. Innovative HyperFlex technology and the ‘in palm’ design adjusts to the unique contours of the face to give a close, comfortable shave with complete 360-degree control shaving minutes off your morning routine. Available from Remington at £69.99
Whether your dad is a bit of a dinosaur or more like Fred Flintstone, he will love the quirky design of these Cyberjammies MAN Freddie Collection Woven Dinosaur Print Long Sleeve Pyjamas. Made of 64% Cotton and 36% Modal, these look good as well as feeling ultra soft. Available in Small to Extra Large from www.cyberjammies.co.uk priced at £50.00 for top and pant.
The Vinci leather key case offers a smart and functional way to keep your keys safe and quickly accessible with six hooks to hold all Dad’s important keys. The Vinci Italian leather key case by Maxwell Scott costs £48 and is available from www.maxwellscottbags.com
London Sock Company
The Simply Dapper gentleman’s 3 pair sock gift set from the Simply Sartorial Collection by London Sock Company includes Rich Burgundy, East India Saffron and British Racing Green for a colourful Father’s Day gift. The three pairs of luxury men’s cotton socks are finely knitted using luxury Scottish Lisle Cotton. £36 from www.londonsockcompany.com
For dads who are superheroes this DC Comics Batman Fleece Bathrobe this is the ideal gift with its iconic yellow logo on front and back. £32 available at www.groovyuk.com
Perfect for the coming heatwave, these Beach To Bar leather sandals are comfortable enough to wear all day and smart enough to take you all the way to the bar. With some great stitching detail and a suede leather sole for ultimate comfort, they’re a true summer essential for Dad. £29.95 from www.joebrowns.co.uk
This Sandalo Shower Gel has a masculine spicy sandalwood and vetiver fragrance in a pure liquid glycerine body wash which foams in the bath and lathers in the shower for every-day indulgence that dapper dads will love. Available in-store at Strip Wax Bar and online at www.stripwaxbar.com for £22.
20th Century Chap
These spitfire cufflinks make the perfect nostalgic gift for Father’s Day. They are by 20th Century Chap and are rhodium plated. Available from www.20thcenturychap.com for £21.
The Gentleman Floris range has been infused with their No.89 fragrance, an icon among the Floris collection for over 60 years. The perfect scent for discerning daddies, warmed with a touch of spicy nutmeg with a floral heart underlined by the dominant woody accord of sandalwood, cedarwood and vetiver. The Gentleman Floris Face Wash is £20 from www.florislondon.com
The Whiskey Wedge is designed to melt much slower than traditional ice cubes helping retain your whisky’s full flavour to perfectly chill but not water down your favourite tipple. Available from www.totally-funky.co.uk for £17.99
This fun yet practical personalised black apron is perfect for exceptionally awesome dads! Available from www.borngifted.co.uk for £16.99
Natural History Museum Shop
For stylish dads with a jurassic interest, these T Rex dinosaur cufflinks are sure to catch everyone’s attention. Crafted with exceptional detail in durable pewter, they’re a quirky addition to any smart office day. £12.00 available from the Natural History Museum Shop and www.nhmshop.co.uk
MR STYLE by Jamie Stevens
The MR. Style Gel is a flexible-hold gel that has been formulated for a style that maintains memory, with a hard-wearing formula that is humidity resistant for at least 48 hours. Renowned celebrity hairdresser Jamie Stevens has the MR range to help promote thicker, hydrated hair that is more resistant to breakage and thinning. MR By Jamie Stevens Style Gel is available from Boots nationwide for £10.
Imperial War Museums Shop
For the cultural dad and secret history buff, enjoy one of Winston Churchill’s favourite pastimes in a sweet chocolate treat made from extra dark New Guinea chocolate. The Aromatic Chocolate Truffle Cigar is available from the Imperial War Museums Shop and www.iwmshop.org.uk for £8.
Give Dad a personal Father’s Day gift this year with these personalised playing cards from CEWE Photoworld. From £7.99 at cewe-photoworld.com