Edit: Val Jones
Words: Kathryn Lewsey
Father’s Day is around the corner and if you’re panicking about what to get the dads in your life, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered right here. Whatever your budget, this selection of gifts are bound to please your dad on his special day.
Floral Street Black Lotus EDP, £21.99 www.floralstreet.com
A modern, sophisticated scent that’s bound to please even the fussiest of men. Notes of bail and grapefruit can be found at the top, whereas the heart combines pine and vetiver. The base uses a signature blend of sandalwood, dry amber and patchouli.
Jabra Elite 4 Active Earbuds £100 – www.currys.co.uk
Advancing wireless technology, Jabra’s Elite earbuds are engineered to optimise your wireless experience, with super comfort and Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) technology.
Givenchy Gentleman Society EDP , £79, www.theperfumeshop.com
Encased in a bold bottle, this statement scent combines wild narcissus flower with a woody blend of sandalwood, cedarwood and sensual vanilla.
Creed Millesime Imperial EDP, £185, www.libertylondon.com
Initially released to mark Creed’s 140th anniversary, this iconic scent will earn you some serious brownie points. An exotic woody scent, notes include bergamot, lemon, iris and musk.
Granado Boemia Perfume, £110, www.libertylondon.com
Inspired by the Lapa neighbourhood in 20th century Rio de Janeir, this is a warm, sophisticated scent. Black pepper and lime are combined in the top notes, whereas the heart uses geranium and cedar. At the base, there’s a woody blend of tobacco, sandalwood and leather.
Raymond Weil Toccata Men’s Classic White Dial Leather Quartz Watch, £795, www.raymond-weil.co.uk
A stylish timepiece, this classic white dial wristwatch features a stainless steel 39mm case, along with a date window at 3 o’clock. Complete with a black leather strap, it’s an impressive gift to treat a well-deserving dad.
Thameen London Fanfare, £250, www.selfridges.com
This floral number is perfect for the summer. Opening with notes of bergamot, lemon and neroli, it follows into a heart of rosemary and juniper berry. A blend of patchouli, musk and vetiver is at the base of this uplighting scent.
Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male Elixir, £73, www.theperfumeshop.com
A classic scent from Jean Paul Gauliter, this is a woody aromatic number. Key notes include tonka bean, lavender and fresh lemon – plus its encased in the iconic Jean Paul Gauliter bottle.
Atkinsons London 1799 James EDP, £158, www.atkinsons1977.com
Opening with a burst of sage and peppercorn, this scent then reveals a blend of warm amber and floral heart. At the base, there’s a delicious blend of vetiver and patchouli.
BaByliss Men Ultimate Precision Style Super-X Metal Series 15 in 1 Multi Trimmer, £120, www.boots.com
Ideal for all-over-grooming, this nifty device is a 15 -in-1 multi trimmer. Created for every day trimming and maintenance, it also includes an ear, nose and eyebrow attachment.
Dr Jackson’s His Hers Yours Theirs Gift Set, www.drjacksonskincare.com, £75
Give the gift of good skin with this award-winning set of 100% natural oils. It features a Face and Eye Essence – which is perfect for hydrating and firming skin – plus an Everyday Oil, which moisturises skin as well as reducing scars and stretch marks, plus fighting the signs of ageing.
Rotary Watch 1IN4 Avenger Sports Watch, £205, www.rotarywatches.com
With a racing retro aesthetic, this watch is a no-brainer if you’re looking to get your dad a new timepiece. Fusing both sport and style, this quartz number is water resistant up to 50mm and features a three link stainless steel bracelet.
Clarins Men Shave + Beard Oil, £24, www.boots.com
For top-notch facial hair maintenance, this oil is a must. A two-in-one product, it softens hair to allow razors to easily glide over stubborn stubble, as well as softening and nourishing hair for a smooth beard.
Heath The Essential Grooming + Skincare Programme For Men Gift Set, £45, www.jarrold.co.uk
This selection of best-sellers is perfect for those who like to look after their skin. It includes an exfoliating facial wash – formulated with activated charcoal and Brazilian papaya extract -, a hyaluronic moisturiser and non-greasy, softening hand balm.
Neal’s Yard Remedies Organic Travel Kit, £30, www.nealsyardremedies.com
Perfect for those on-the-go, this travel kit contains all of the essential best-sellers from Neal’s Yard. Inside, there’s a nourishing Wild Rose Balm, Rejuvenating Frankincense Hydrating Cream and cleaning Geranium and Orange Shower Gel. Not stopping there, it also features a hydrating Bee Lovely Hand Cream and Organic Defence Hand Spray, which will leave skin lightly scented and fight off germs.
Nest New York Wilderness Midnight Moss & Vetiver Reed Diffuser, £44.66, www.lookfantastic.com
Transforming any home, this stunning scent will transport you to peaceful woodlands. Its blend of Wild tree moss, crushed patchouli leaves and vetiver has a gorgeous, earthy aroma. Plus, its chic, green jar will look fab in any room.
Bare Feet by Margaret Dabbs Foldable Foot Spa, £55, www.barefeetandhands.co.uk
For dads who are on their feet all day, this foldable foot spa is a must. Created by foot expert, Margaret Dabbs, this device has over 100 columns at the base to stimulate and massage tired feet. There’s also a vibration massage setting to stimulate acupuncture points and increase blood circulation.