Father’s Day: The Ultimate Gift Guide for 2019
June is just around the corner, and with it comes the next special occasion of the year. This time, it’s Father’s Day – which means it’s time to start putting some thought into that special gift.
A good Father’s Day gift should be something unique, unexpected, and that will really put a smile on his face – showing just how grateful you are to have him in your life. Whether he’s a technology enthusiast, a dapper dresser or a whisky connoisseur, there’s a luxury gift out there for every type of father – the challenge is finding it before the big day.
To help ensure you stay in the good books this year, we’ve put together our selection of the ultimate Father’s Day gifts for 2019.
Oris Bucherer Blue Editions Divers Sixty-Five Watch
Acclaimed watchmaker Bucherer has created a series of limited-edition timepieces inspired by the colour blue – and the Oris Divers Sixty-Five design is undoubtedly the star of the show.This sophisticated watch boasts an automatic movement, sapphire crystal glass and a shiny stainless steel case, making for the ultimate luxury statement piece he’ll be proud to wear on his arm.
Truefitt & Hill’s Ultimate Father’s Day Experience
For the ultimate father and son experience, why not book the two of you in for Truefitt & Hill’s luxury day out? Tickets include a glass of 28-year-old Tweeddale whiskey on arrival, followed by a treatment for your father and yourself. Choose from a haircut and shampoo, traditional hot towel wet shave, beard trim, or facial – and enjoy a mouth-watering sharing plate of British delicacies and drinks at The Dukes Hotel. You’ll also get 25% discount on the day to spend on Gieves and Hawkes’ ready-to-wear collection and at Deakin & Francis jewellers. Luxurious father and son bonding time at its best.
Garmin Approach G8
If you’ve got a golf enthusiast on your hands, then luxury gifts don’t get much better than a handheld golf GPS system. The super sleek and lightweight Garmin G8 is one of the best golf on the market today, and is loaded with top-level features that help ensure it remains a cut above the rest. Pre-loaded with an enormous 40,000 courses worldwide, it boasts a multi-touch colour display, free Wi-Fi course updates for life, plus excellent technology features such as PlaysLike Distances, Smart Notification messaging and PinPointer blind shot assistance.
Whisky and Hip Flask Gift Set by Glendronach x Walker Slater
When it comes to whisky and tweed, it’s a match made in heaven, and this collaboration between Glendronach – one of Scotland’s oldest distilleries – and Walker Slater, a tailor of quintessential tweed – is about as good as it gets.
In a gift set that’s just perfect for Father’s Day, you get Glendronach’s original 12-year-aged whisky, plus Walker Slater’s stylish and exclusive tweed-dressed hip flask. If it looks good and tastes good, the general rule that it probably is – and if your father’s got good taste, he’ll love it.
Jo Malone Whisky & Cedarwood Cologne
Speaking of great collaborations, Jo Malone’s recent one with Huntsman is not to be sniffed at – or should we say, is. Their great smelling Whisky and Cedarwood scent is a heady and intriguing fragrance and is reminiscent of sipping your favourite single malt by the fire. Luxurious and sophisticated, it’s the perfect tonic for a smart evening out.
Scuff Slippers by Ugg
There are few fathers out there who don’t enjoy the odd cosy evening in, and a toasty pair of slippers are bound to make a welcome gift, whatever his age. Ugg’s Scuff slippers feature and easy slip-on shape and snuggly soft wool lining, making them the perfect choice – and are a fail-safe gift option if you’re still finding yourself stuck for ideas.
Whether you’re looking to get back in the good books this Father’s Day or simply show him how much he means to you, these luxury gifts promise to put a smile on his face.
The Bluebeards Revenge Claymore Straight Razor
This high quality straight razor from The Bluebeards Revenge will bring a whole new level of style and substance to your old man’s morning shave.
The product of a unique collaboration with master craftsman Ralf Aust, the Claymore boasts a stunning moisture-repellent African Blackwood handle which contrasts beautifully with its French-point, polished carbon steel blade.
It really is the height of shaving luxury and will ensure you stay in your dad’s good books for years to come.