The Mum’s have had their day, now it’s the turn of the Dad’s; it’ll soon be Father’s Day! I always struggle with what to buy for men, and with helping the boys choose something for Daddy. If it was left to them, he would just end up with toys – though I don’t think he’d mind, actually!
If you struggle like me, then you might want to check out some of the selection below. There’s something for a variety of budgets and interests.
92 Piece Tool Kit & Bag – RRP £29.99, available from domu.co.uk
This 92 piece tool kit & bag from Domu is perfect for the DIY enthusiast. Containing pretty much everything needed for those jobs around the house; including pliers, hammer, wrench, spirit level, tape measure, precision screwdrivers and hex keys (plus many more!). The bag has a space for everything and is compact enough to keep in a cupboard. It’s sure to keep the man of the house busy for a while!
Rebel Tech Kit – RRP £10, available from sugru.com
Sugru is the amazing mouldable glue that you can use to fix pretty much anything; just mould it, fix it, and it’ll be hardened in 24 hours! Sugru have developed a number of kits including sachets of Sugru, a Sugru remover tool, and a booklet including project ideas and how to guides. This rebel tech kit is perfect for the man who is always on the mend!
Luke 1977 Forbes Leather Wallet Gift Set – RRP £35, available from mainlinemenswear.co.uk
This premium leather wallet set from Mainline Menswear is perfect for the fashion conscious man. The black embossed wallet with its contrasting red, green & navy tartan design is a great addition to any outfit. The set also includes a matching card holder and a classic key ring. Its true luxury comes in the fact that its made from 100% leather, with the exception of the lining which is 100% cotton.
Extra Large Black Manicure Set – RRP £19.99, available from dobell.co.uk
This manicure set from Dobell is perfect for the man who likes to take that little extra care, rather than just nail biting! With a variety of manicure items including nail clippers, scissors, and a nail file, they all come encased in a luxury leather case with a contrasting steel trim.
For the men who like to keep a clean shaven face, there are a few razors on the market that would make a great gift.
Classic Shave Gel Kit – RRP £21.27, available from razorsbydorco.co.uk
The Dorco Classic razor has seven precision-aligned blades so gives a close comfortable shave to keep that face looking on top form. This kit comes with some amazing smelling shave gel too. Refill cartridges are also available in packs from the Dorco site.
Hydro 5 Sense Energize Razor – RRP £12, available from wilkinsonsword.co.uk
This new razor from Wilkinson Sword gives a super close shave whilst protecting from irritation, thanks to its ground breaking shock absorbing technology which adjusts the amount of pressure according to the shave. Refill cartridges are also available from the Wilkinson Sword site.
Bic Shave Club Subscription – RRP from £4.50, available from bicshaveclub.com
I think a product subscription is a great idea, and the BIC Shave Club subscription could be the perfect gift. With an introductory offer of £3 for the first box which includes the razor handle and one blade refill, the following boxes will contain four new blades in each. There is a choice of the “#3” three-blade razor, or the “#5” five-blade razor.
You could also have a look at my food subscription gift guide post; for the gift that keeps on giving and perfect for the food loving fathers out there!
Puns in the Post – RRP from £6.95, available from morsetoad.com
Who doesn’t like chocolate in the post? These brand new pun gifts from Morse Toad are a fab little idea for Father’s Day, especially if you don’t live nearby as they fit through the letter box! With a selection of different puns emblazoned on a chcolate slab, and the option to add a photo and message card, they are the perfect letterbox gift.
*I was sent these products for inclusion in this Father’s Day gift ideas post.