LIFESTYLE – Perfect Father’s Day Gifts
I don’t think I am the only women in the world who find it difficult to know what to buy for men even if it is your own father, so I went on a mission to find some gifts that the loved ones in your life will adore! ***
Issey Miyake L’Eau d’Iissey Pour Homme Eau De Toilette Gift Set with Shower Gel
Issey Miyake is hands down our favourite fragrance for men and this set also comes with shower gel! Even if this scent is new to someone I have never known anyone to not fall in love with it which makes this lovely fragrance the perfect present! This timeless Eau Du Toilette was originally released in 1994 L’Eau d’Issey Pour Homme by Issey Miyake is a fresh and vibrant with a very masculine signature. With a powerful, yet delicate balance of spicy and woody citrus notes, the scent has earnt a faithful following over the years, making a name for itself as a unique and elegant fragrance. This gift is great for a wonderful price.
Available from Perfume Direct for £41.99
Phillips Hue Signe Gradient Floor Lamp
The Phillips Hue Signe gradient floor lamp is perfect to set the mood in any room as you can change the light with your mood making the ambience perfect for any occasion, day or weather, making every moment special and memorable. The Gradient Signe Lamps, available in table or floor, are a perfect gift for him. The Philips Hue Gradient Signe light can wake you up with the colours of dawn – even if the sun hasn’t risen yet – with a Wake-up automation set to Sunrise. Watch as your light turns on to the gentle hues of the morning, blending them together and moving them along the length of your gradient fixture. As the light brightens and changes colours, it mimics the sunrise to help you wake up more naturally. Even let the colours of the light slowly change, mimicking the gentle glow of candlelight or a roaring fireplace. You may just have to buy two as it you will fall in love with it too!
Available from Phillips-Hue for £299.00
Blackmoor Orb Knife Block Set
Having good kitchen knife’s makes cooking easier and more enjoyable, especially when they have soft touch, ergonomic handles. The Blackmoor Orb Knife Block Set is perfect for a man who just loves to cook, they are stylish, with a stainless steel non-stick coating and they chop, slice or dice any ingredient in seconds. This handy set of knives is encased in a beautiful marble effect base to keep the blades and you safe. The set includes a pairing knife, utility knife, carving knife, bread knife and a chef’s knife. The Blackmoor Orb Knife Block Set doesn’t just make the perfect gift they are excellent value for money at only £19.99!
Available from Blackmoor Home for £19.99
Blackmoor Electronic Salt and Pepper Set
Why not add the Blackmoor Electronic Salt and Pepper Set to your Knife Block Set. Not only can you crush the salt or pepper with a single touch of a button, but there is also a built-in light which illuminates seasoning and is great for older eyes to see! The coarseness is adjustable from fine to coarse, perfect for whatever delicious meal you are making. These are easy to use and pretty to look at, the perfect gift with another great price tag of only £21.99.
Available from Blackmoor Home for £19.99
Sharp Tokyo Portable Digital DAB+ Radio
This Sharp Tokyo is a compact portable radio that you can take anywhere – perfect when gardening work or even a camping trip! Being a DAB+ radio, the Sharp Tokyo is capable of receiving more digital radio stations (at higher quality too) than a standard DAB radio. The Sharp Tokyo digital radio can be powered two ways: via removable AA batteries or via micro USB power connection. Being a low power USB device, the Sharp Tokyo can be powered via a computer USB port and power bank, which is useful for portable audio. As well as volume control, you get play/pause and track skipping control for bluetooth mode. A fantastic radio for everyone to enjoy.
Available from Amazon for £39.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M20xBT wireless headphones
Audio-Technica’s ATH-M20xBT wireless over-ear headphones are inspired by the brand’s best-selling M Series professional studio headphones, which deliver high quality audio for any application or budget. The new model delivers a whopping 60 hours of continuous playback and an incredible listening experience with full range, high-fidelity audio. Offering more functionality than their wired counterpart, you’re getting wireless headphones that operate over Bluetooth 5.0 and support both the SBC and AAC codecs. Bluetooth multipoint is also supported, allowing you to stay connected to two devices simultaneously. The ATH-M20xBT seek to recreate the natural sound of the wired ATH-M20x and do so successfully. A great gift for a great price!
Available from Audio Technica for £79.99
Draper 58 Piece Tool Kit
Whether you are an avid DIY enthusiast or someone who just likes to be able to put up a picture, the Draper 58 Piece Tool Kit makes the perfect gift, and it certainly has everything you might need. The set comes in a sturdy case which keeps everything in place and is very easy to store. The tape measure is Class 2, and the hammer is manufactured to BS standard, whilst the screwdrivers, saws, pliers, hammer and knife are soft grip for user comfort. It also comes with a Draper lifetime warranty, what is not to love?
Available from Amazon for £66.15
Arran Sense Discovery Set
The Arran Sense Discovery Set is the perfect gift to discover some of Arran’s luxurious products and equally take away on holiday! This luxurious set includes Lochranza 30ml Shower Gel & 30ml Shave Gel and a Machrie 30ml Shower Gel & 30ml Shave Gel. The gift packaging is fully recyclable and more compact to reduce waste. This is also a gift that is amazing value for money at only £10.00 and it smells divine!
Available from Arran for £10.00
Ethical Bedding Linen & Room Spray (Perfume Grade Mist) – Natural Cologne
If you have read any of our previous articles, then you will know that we are huge fans of room and linen sprays. There is something comforting about getting into soft sheets that smell divine. It isn’t surprising that a luxury bedding company have created the perfect gift and scent for your bedroom. This gorgeous room spray can also be used anywhere in the house and is safely created from essential signature oils without harmful synthetic fragrances. This refined delightful mist will instantly add a burst of natural fragrance, harnessing the therapeutic powers of aromatherapy. The natural cologne is a deep, complex citrus and subtle woods combine to create a refreshing blend intended to refresh and uplift. A light cologne-style scent that’s naturally invigorating. You can even wear it on your clothes and trust use you will want to as it smells oh so good!
Available from Ethical Bedding for £19.00
Ethical Bedding Scented Candle (Hand Poured) – Natural Cologne
After you fall in love with the Ethical Bedding Linen & Room Spray Natural Cologne Scent then why not buy this lovely candle so your whole house can smell that good and buy one for your father too! Yes, this is a gift you may have to buy two of as you will want to keep it for yourself! The candle and room spray together create the perfect duo and a wonderful gift. The candles are non-toxic and plant based. They are handcrafted from all-natural wax and our signature 100% essential oil blends, our clean-burning candles are intended to improve wellness through the power of aromatherapy and the soft glow of a flickering flame. They are scented with essential oils and burn for 35 hours! What is not to love! The natural cologne is a deep, complex citrus and subtle woods combine to create a refreshing blend intended to refresh and uplift. A light cologne-style scent that’s naturally invigorating.
Available from Ethical Bedding for £29.00 (200g)
Glencroft Navy Moccasins with Tartan Fabric Lining
Glencroft have a lovely range of British made products that fathers will love from pure wool cardigans to sheepskin rugs. They also have a lovely selection of slippers all made with wool and sheepskin to keep him cosy all year round. Our favourites are the Navy Moccasins with Tartan Fabric Lining, although classic the striking navy blue give them a sleek modern feel. Like all their moccasins, these have laces which go around the back of the slipper, allowing you to tighten or loosen them as required and they come in sizes from 3 to 12 making this stylish slipper unisex too. The fabric lining is also super comfy due to the padding. Although these slippers are made for the inside the sturdy sole means you can pop outside in them if you desire.
Available from Glencroft Country Wear for £39.99
Louis and Co Maison Candles – Le Feu
Candles make perfect gifts but finding a scent he will like isn’t always easy. Not only have Louis and Co created a fragrance that men will love, they are stylish, made from soy wax and they have innovative wicks that are created from Fruit Tree Wood. The rich aroma is a comforting scent and is created to help you relax. Le Feu, part of their L’Artiste collection arrives packaged ready to gift, with a complimentary tealight sample to test a different fragrance. Your father with be delighted with the Top Notes of Bergamot, Lemon Leaf, Eucalyptus. Such a beautiful gift which burns for a whopping 65 hours!
Available from Louis and Co Maison for £35.00
This delicious tequila goes down very well and makes the perfect gift for any lover of this tipple. It isn’t just the flavour that he will love as the bottle is so cool that he will want to keep it long after the drink has gone. The fine taste of KAH is due to it being a 100% agave tequila so it is no wonder it has just been announced as the UK’s No.1 Ultra-Premium Tequila.The move towards hand-crafted, authentic, Mexican sipping tequilas like KAH has attracted a new wave of tequila lovers. The iconic skull shaped bottle will impress but it is the exquisite taste you will remember more. It is also great value for money as it’s only £30.
Available from Tesco for £30.00 for 70Cl
Havana Club Rum Selección de Maestros
Havana is a name that has been enjoyed for years and it is smooth yet sufficiently complex making it the perfect present for rum lovers. The rum prides itself on being triple barrel aged and finished in small oak barrels. It is then bottled directly from the barrel. This expression, crafted by the renowned Maestros del Ron Cubano, offers an initial burst of spicy toasted pecans on the nose, rounded off with a full-bodied palate of cocoa, coffee and brown spices. Expect lingering flavours of smoky oak and candied fruits, delivering a remarkably luxurious finish.
Available from Waitrose for £52.00
Lacoste Eau de Lacoste L.12.12 Magnetic Pour Lui
Lacoste is a popular brand that any father will love not matter what their age. The iconic L.12.12 polo shirt created by tennis champion and innovator René Lacoste is reinterpreted in Eau de Lacoste L.12.12 Magnetic Pour Lui. The scent is exhilarating, playful and sophisticated, the scent is a modern take on all that is quintessentially Lacoste, as it gradually reveals its magnetic attraction. Starting off with a fresh and playful burst, Green Mountain juniper serves a surprising aromatic freshness. An elegant watery violet accord releases an effortless, modern masculinity, before offering sensual and intense base notes of patchouli and amber.
Available from Amazon for £38.00
Thinkware Dash Cam Q800 Pro
You never know what can happen on the road so giving the gift of a THINKWARE dash cam will give you and the driver a little peace of mind. The Dash Cam Q800 Pro provides vivid images during both day and night. A compact, screen-less design, the Thinkware Q800 Pro is one of the most discreet high-end dashcams you can fit. From outside, all you can see is a discreet camera lens with some activity LEDs for parking mode and it captures video in 2K “QHD” resolution, with an optional slow-motion mode triggered in the event of an accident and supports an HD rear camera as well. The forward-facing camera of the Q800 is impressive, making this a wonderful father’s day gift!
Available from Thinkware for £229.00
Helly Hansen Cove Weekender Bag
This stylish bag is perfect for a weekend getaway or overnight stay and at 45L it fits a few days clothes and essentials. The sturdy polyester has been crated to shed light moisture and the interview is also waterproof. The Helly Hansen Cove Weekender Bag is easy to carry with both handles and an adjustable shoulder strap. It isn’t just the functionality of this bad that you will love as the navy white and red colours are striking too. It is also lightweight and Unisex.
Available from Helly Hansen for £50.00