Last Minute Father's Day Gift Ideas
In men’s fashion, the small details are key: the fit and cut of a suit, lapel and collar design, subtle things that make the difference between a bland outfit and one everybody will remember. Small accessories can push an outfit over the top. Help him punch up his style with a snappy tie matched with a colorful pocket square, or a classy wristwatch, hat or belt.
If you’re dad isn’t so fashion-inclined, there’s a world of options outside of clothes. (Though obviously we think clothes are great, and sometimes people need a gentle nudge in the right direction….) Things like whisky and cigars are traditional Father’s Day gifts, but depending on what your pop likes you could go with anything–a book, interesting food item (a local barbecue sauce, say), a magazine subscription. Be creative!
Whatever you ultimately decide to get your dad, sometimes the best Father’s Day gift you can give is your time. If you can, plan a visit home for the weekend. Choose an activity he likes–take a day trip for a hike, hit the links for a day, or just come over, fire up the grill, and spend the afternoon out on the patio.
You likely know your dad better than just about anybody, so you’re the one who can best choose what to get him. The most important thing is that it comes from you