Looking for a last minute Father’s Day gift for that special man in your life? Whether you’re a guy or a gal buying for your father, grandfather, brother or life partner, choosing the perfect gift can be a stressful…even painful process! For those who have had enough of ties, shirts, coffee mugs, and socks, don’t be afraid to think outside the box and make this Father’s Day one he’ll remember. Here’s our top 10 roundup of Father’s Day gifts ideas for last minute shoppers.
1. Wallet Case
Bandolier is the most stylish must-have iPhone accessory to keep all his essentials (iPhone, license, money, etc.) easily accessible, organized, hands free, tight and compact! It will transform his mobile device into a piece of wearable technology with two slots to accommodate credit cards, driver’s license and/or cash for true liberation from the necessity of guys who love carrying a Messenger Bags, Fannys and Shoulder Satchels.
Men need skincare too! Shiseido’s Ultimune concentrate doesn’t disappoint and is a must-have to defend against multiple signs of aging and skin damage. Ultimune acts as both protection from potential damage and a buffer to the daily assault that can visibly age skin. For best results, he should use as a pre-treatment before applying serum, moisturizer and eye care to enhance the benefits of the following treatments.
3. Pour Homme Fragrance
Treat the special man in your life with a new fragrance such as the limited-edition Dolce & Gabbana Italian Zest Pour Homme. It’s the latest spinoff of the iconic Light Blue franchise that will make dad feel like a year-round summer in Capri with citrus notes sourced straight from Italy.
4. Rosé All Day
It’s rosé season! Get dad-approved rosé that’s perfect for sharing on Father’s Day like the 2017 Domaine de Cala Rosé and 2017 Domaine de Cala Prestige Rosé. An ideal wine to pair with a variety of dishes, both wines are a distinct expression of their refined, Provencal roots hailing from the French vineyards between Nice and Aix-en-Provence, showcasing a pale pink hue with bright and clear reflections, evoking both floral and citrus notes that delicately progress into a spicy aroma.
5. Gift Basket
TheBroBasket offers the coolest choices of custom baskets that scream masculine… delivered right to his door. TheBroBasket’s are curated with gifts for him including craft beer, fine wines and spirits along with his favorite brand name gear and goodies. All the baskets are customizable and even come in non-alcoholic versions too!
6. Golfing, Golfing, Golfing
For Dad’s who love to play on the green, golf gear and accessories are a great Father’s day gift. For the luxury golfer who has everything, consider getting him a custom Vessel Golf Bag. A favorite among professional athletes and celebs, each custom bag is handcrafted combining personalization and innovation. Throw in a few passes at his favorite golf course or membership to a local golf club, and he will be thanking you all-year-long.
7. DIY On A Budget
Are you a teen and tight on the budget? Get crafty and create a DIY coupon card that’s good for “one free kitchen cleaning without any back talk,” or other much needed household chores he’s been procrastinating about. If your Dad is a family man, host an impromptu family reunion for him on Father’s Day with a barbecue or family games night. Make it extra special by surprising him with custom TheTeeHive shirts for the whole family for those instagram-worthy FamBam selfies.
Smartwatches, cloud computing applications, videogame systems, flat-screen television, virtual reality headsets—the list goes on! There are lots of new tech gadgets, but IRIS offers a collection of easy to use solutions designed to take any man from disorganized to digitalized! If your Dad is the kind to take notes on envelopes, attend meetings on the go, or work while traveling, opt for IRISNotes, a digital pen that converts handwritten notes to edible text. Both sleek and stylish, this device captures text or drawings and sends this precious information to smart phones, tablets or computers, so the data is easily stored and ready to edit, share and save!
For those Super Hero Dads, Trina Turk recently partnered with Disney•Pixar to create a capsule collection inspired by the Incredibles 2. The active swimwear capsule encourages an adventurous lifestyle, inspiring Dad to embrace his inner superhero. The 12-piece capsule includes two men’s swim and active pieces.
10. The Gift That Gives Back
Give the gift of opportunity by shopping for at Imani Collective to support artisans in Kenya. Imani Collective offers a variety of sustainably and ethically sourced Artisan made homewares, handmade by over 50 empowered women in Mombasa, Kenya + Dallas, TX. Select one of there beautiful handmade home goods to gift Dad or a Dad-to-Be!
By Kinya Claiborne, STYLE & SOCIETY and Ashley Lipman, Pink Gellac
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