With Dad’s day around the corner it’s time to start working on your gift-giving skills and score some major brownie points.
Whether your Dad is effortlessly fashionable or prefers comfort over style, we've got a gift idea that he'll love. Here are the best gifts for the fashion-obsessed Dad:
Editor's top picks:
You know the drill: Father’s Day is all about spoiling Dad with the best of the best, showering him with love and helping out where you can. When it comes to the fashionable gift part, we’ve got you covered.
New threads for Dad are a win-win, really. So here is our guide to dressing him, no matter what type of dad he is.
In case you hadn’t Googled it already, Father’s Day falls on 4 September this year.
The Dapper Dad
Often found wearing a bowtie and highly regarded by your
friends for his outfit choices, the Dapper Dad can be a
little harder to buy for (especially if he’s more fashionable
than you!) However, you can’t go wrong with…..
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The Designer Dad
For the professional papa, opt for fancy leather
accessories. A new laptop bag for the boardroom
or a belt from his favourite designer, perhaps?
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The Exercise Dad
An easy one to spot, the Exercise Dad bikes on Sundays,
surfs any chance he gets, monitors his daily steps and
squeezes in a gym session during lunch. If he doesn’t
sport a Fitbit already, you’ve got your answer.
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The Hipster Dad
Dads are the original hipsters, right? #TBT to when he wore
Chucks in school and gift him with white high-tops. Get yourself
a matching pair while you’re there. That’s so cute.
The Regular Dad
The nice guy who’s always having a chuckle, regular
dads are happy with regular clothes. It doesn’t need to be
anything fancy - you’re aiming for practical (and comfy!)
The Geeky Dad
Hello tech gadgets. He’s a whizz on the computer,
owns a better phone than you and knows more
about the Internet than anyone else in the family.
Gifts Under $20
Fall into the cheapskate bucket? Here are
a few options for less than twenty bucks.
The Fine Print:
Which retailers can get your goods to you the quickest and how much they're going to hit you for. Hot tip: If you leave it to the last minute, look to the local retailers!
|Retailer||Free on orders over:||Cost below min. spend:||Estimated delivery time*|
|Charles Tyrwhitt||£15.95||15 business days|
|Gusto Percy||Dispatched same day|
|THE ICONIC||$7.95||Next day delivery|
|Urban Outfitters||£22.95||5-6 business days|
|General Pants||$10||Next day delivery|
|David Jones||$10||3-7 business days|
|Hallenstein Brothers||$10||4 business days|
|Dick Smith (eBay)||From $7.95||3-5 business days|
|Surfstitch||$5.95||Next day delivery|
|Topman||£9||9 business days|
|Peter Alexander||$9.95||3-7 business days|
|Apple||2 business days|
|Mr Porter||£20||3-4 business days|
|Macy's||Varies, advised during checkout|
* Each retailer has different delivery estimates based on your location.
We recommend taking a look at the website for your delivery time.
The best deals to shop for Father’s Day:
Shoppers reading this with days to spare can still get him something special with these last-minute deals and free delivery coupons.
Happy Father’s Day, Dad!