Father’s day has always been a day that dads around the world can be spoilt and have a day to put their feet up. Although a lot of you dads might feel that it’s not always the case, and mums might say that it’s always like that anyway; either way I have a gift guide that will suit. Whatever the budget might be, I have put together a list for all sorts. So without wasting any more time let’s get into it…
JCB Tool Kit – £17
I simply couldn’t start my guide any other way but a tool kit. Which dad doesn’t like an extra set of tools to add to his collection? I found this on offer, down from £42 to £17. This chrome vanadium steel and S2 tool steel tool kit comes with 27 pieces. They all have soft grip handles, for ease of use and come in a plastic carry case. Great for a variety of home projects and general maintenance repairs.
Davidoff Coolwater – £24.99 for 75ml:
A masculine, sporty fragrance with fresh top notes and warm lasting notes of peppermint and orange blossom
Calvin Klein Eternity – £32.99 for 100ml:
This is a traditional limited edition summer fragrance. Eternity Summer 2015 For Him is a fresh fragrance that reflect a relaxing day on the beach.
Joop Homme Extreme – £15.53 for 75ml:
Joop! Homme Extreme is an Oriental Spicy fragrance based on an unexpected blend of untamed spices and luxurious woods. This concentrate of sensuality features a secret ingredient, at the very core of the fragrance, the ‘hot skin accord’.
Calvin Klein Euphoria – £32.95 for 100ml:
Richer and sweeter than the original Euphoria For Men the Euphoria for Men Intense scent includes notes of ginger pepper, hydroponic sage, oudh wood, vetiver, amber, myrrh and labdanum.
David Beckham Classic – £19 for 40ml:
Fresh citrusy top notes of gin and tonic, lime and galbanum. Cypress, nutmeg and fresh mint in the heart are rounded by the warm woody base of vetiver, cedar and amber.
Scruffs Water Resistant Jacket – £44.95
Zip Thru Mac is a fashion inspired jacket is made from a lightweight cotton/nylon yarn material with a brushed coating for comfort. A mesh lining, drawcord hem and hood plus elasticated cuffs with Velcro fastening combine to ensure this jacket works equally as well at work or at play.
Die Hard Legacy Collection – £15
You tell me which dad doesn’t like a bit of Die Hard? Starting in 1988, the Die Hard franchise has been a hit with most dads – even mine. So with this set you could roll back the years for dad in Blu-ray.
Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 Headphones – £245.90
Closed circumaural design for optimum noise isolation and comfort. Luxurious leather headband and earpads for a feeling of substance and quality. Robust, foldable headband for easy storage on the go. Quality brand. Enough said.
A high quality set made by the finest quality fabrics, and their unique and refreshing take on styling has created a modern interpretation of classic tailoring. I had the shirt at the Audi Polo Challenge and compliments came in galore. Get your dad looking sharp with these beautifully made outfits.
Bradshaw Chardonnay – £6 per bottle:
White peach, mango and a hint of vanilla on the nose. Fruit packed, fresh and zesty, and at the same time full bodied and smooth, with notes of stone fruits, williams pear balanced by perfectly integrated hint of french oak.
L’Apogée Saint Chinian – £25:
This is a deep, dense red colour with a bouquet of ripe red and black berries, eucalyptus, thyme and rosemary will be perfect for a wine lover. It’s fruity, powerful and well-structured on the palate with a long and spicy finish.
Nicolas Feuillatte Champagne Brut Chardonnay – £35:
Arriving with an attractive sailor bag to keep the champagne cool. This Brut chardonnay makes for a subtle and delicate champagne, suitable as an aperitif or with seafood.
Mitch High Octane Grooming Kit – £24
MITCH Heavy Hitter Deep Cleansing Shampoo by Paul Mitchell. The shampoo washes away dirt and product build-up, deep cleans without stripping natural oils and has a refreshing cedar and agave scent. It is ideal for normal to oily hair types. The kit is packaged in a metal oil can for on-the-go men and for a masculine merchandise display. The kit includes: Heavy Hitter Deep Cleansing Shampoo (8.5 oz.), construction paste (2.5 oz.), reformer (0.35 oz.)
Label.m Grooming Set with Sunglasses – £77.95 for the set
Guys want products that cater to them and give them exactly what they need in no time at all. The new Label.Men collection from Label.M, offers just that. Seven new products that use ingredients addressing common hair care concerns for men while getting every styling job done in no time. The entire collection follows the four C’s: Cleanse with the Scalp Purifying Shampoo, condition with the Invigorating Conditioner, create with the Grooming Cream and Thickening Tonic and complete with the Sculpting Pomade, Max Wax and Deconstructor, offering a full range of products that fulfil each styling need. With every order this summer, you also get a free set of Label.m sunglasses designed by Jean-Pierre Braganza.
Cook for dad – The Black Farmer Pulled Pork Sausages – £2
These sausages are great tasting, premium quality and gluten free. As a huge supporter of British farmers, I use only British Freedom Food outdoor bred pork. This, together with my special recipe seasoning, I believe make these sausages truly memorable.
Nike Flyknit Air Max – £180
This ultra-lightweight, good looking shoe is perfect for those either training for a half-marathon or just general running. The lighter Waffle pattern outsole has been redesigned to distribute your weight more evenly for a smoother ride and enhanced traction. Although a little pricey, this shoe is well worth every penny.
Nomos Tangente 33 for Doctors Without Borders UK – £1,240
I featured this early last year (2014) and this to me has to be the gift that keeps on giving – one that goes a long way in helping those that need it. The watch itself is what I have to say is a classic timepiece. Fantastic looking, mechanical movements, see through bottom glass and most importantly, simple. Although pricey, this has to be well worth every penny. £100 from every sale of this watch goes straight to the emergency aid. If you feel the need to give anyway, just click here.
Audi Driving Experience – From £299
This has to be the absolute crème de la crème of gifts. This is perfect for the motoring enthusiast to a memorable driving experience. You can choose from five different experiences led by the expertly trained Audi Driving Consultants at Silverstone, the home of British motorsport. I’ve been to this event and oh my god; for those that can afford it, I cannot think of anything better than this. You can get behind the wheel of the Audi R8.
So there you have it folks; a varied list but for those who still haven’t sorted dads gift. If you feel that either your dad or you might want any of the products listed, simply click on the price to take you to where you need to be. Happy father’s day.