Whether you’re a dad looking for gift ideas to hint at, or searching for something for your own dad, we have your Father’s Day gift sorted this year. With a selection of handy accessories, gadgets and style pieces, there’s bound to be something perfect in our 2018 Father’s Day Gift Guide…
Orbitkey – Clip and Key Organiser
Orbitkey are experts in reducing the clutter that can accumulate with everyday items. Noisy keys are a thing of the past with the brand’s Key Organiser that can hold up to seven keys in a neat, silent stack. There’s a nice selection of finishes to choose from including a leather, canvas and a non-leather/waterproof option depending on your dad’s lifestyle. Pair it with the innovative Clip, which also comes with an Orbitkey Ring, for a simple way to attach keys to clothes or a bag to avoid bulky pockets.
The Collins Bar Tool Set by Soho Home is an essential addition to any bar or drinks cart. The silver-plated brass collection includes a corkscrew, bottle opener and stopper, making it ideal for entertaining guests or for a nightly tipple.
Ideal for the dad that likes to keep himself looking smart, the Loake Valet Box contains everything he needs to take care of his shoe collection. Inside the elegant wooden box you’ll find applicator brushes, polishing brushes and a metal shoe horn accompanied by a selection of wax, polish and cleaners.
Alex Orso‘s collection of modern and sophisticated jewellery pieces are characterised by clean lines and the use of high-quality metals and stones. This sleek 7mm Cuff is cast in solid sterling silver, plated with rhodium and features three square black diamonds that sit flush in one end. The cuff has a brushed finish on the outside, while the inside has a contrasting highly polished finish for a truly unique design.
The Travel Tumbler by Japanese homewares brand, Kinto is a convenient and conscious option for people on the go. It’s capable of maintaining the ideal temperature of both hot and cold drinks for six hours due to its vacuum insulation. Made from high-quality stainless steel, the tumbler preserves aromas and flavours while preventing odours and stains. A clever structure even catches ice cubes for an enjoyable drinking experience every time.
Morning Wood Beard Balm by The Groomed Man Co. is a smooth, natural formulation containing Floraspheres which deliver jojoba and vitamin E esters into the beard. It’s ideal for all skin types and helps to soothe dry, irritated skin while leaving the beard with a natural style. The balm contains no beeswax, so it’s easy to wash out without shampoo and can even be used as a body and lip balm.
These fresh sneakers by CLAE offer a modern take on a classic silhouette. They’re handcrafted from one piece of full grain leather for a clean, seamless look that can transition easily from day to night. The soft, neutral colourway is perfect for pairing with jeans, chinos and shorts in summer.
Article 22 is an accessories label with a difference. Working closely with artisans around the world, they aim to turn negative stories into positives by giving materials new life. The Story Bomb Cufflinks are handcrafted in Laos from re-purposed aluminium found in bombs, plane parts and other military hardware. Every purchase also contributes to clearing the millions of unexploded bombs that remain in Laos.
This portable wireless speaker from Ultimate Ears is a great gift option for the music-loving dad. Blast is WiFi and Bluetooth enabled and can be voice controlled by Amazon Alexa for a convenient way to play tunes. The waterproof body and twelve-hour battery life make it perfect for backyard barbecues and beach days.
gentSac‘s selection of curated kits are the perfect gift for any dad that likes to take care of his appearance. Inside the dapper Dad Kit, a nourishing shaving cream and matching aftershave balm will keep him clean-shaven and looking fresh. A dual action hand and body wash provides a deep clean, leaving skin balanced and feeling smooth. Finally, a pair of comfortable and stylish socks will add some personality to his work or weekend outfits.
Inspired by the classics while designing for today, eyewear brand RAEN is undeniably influenced by their Californian roots. The Barolo is a versatile pair to suit a variety of face shapes, with a rectangle navigator style. The lightweight gunmetal frame and plum brown lenses offer 100% UVA/UVB protection and a sleek look.
Designed in Melbourne, the M.100 Multitool from Tactica is a lightweight, compact tool that boasts a range of handy components including a package opener, bottle opener, a ruler and phillips and flathead hex bits. It has key ring compatibility and a hardened stainless steel core that’s durable enough to go wherever your dad does.
The IPA Experiment Scotch Whisky by Glenfiddich is the first collaboration of its kind, a bespoke single malt whisky that will appease the palate of seasoned whisky aficionados as well as those looking for a new drop to try. It’s finished in craft IPA barrels that results in citrus notes of pear, apple and spring blossom with a long-lasting sweet finish.