Thursday, 14 June 2012

BLEU06 Edit: Father’s Day Gift Guide

In my experience, shopping for my dad is almost as hard as shopping for myself. Sometimes it’s just easier to stick with the generic pair of socks or a novelty tie. This time round, let’s say no to crappy gifts, with that in mind, here are my top picks guaranteed to  put a smile on the faces of dads all around the world. 

For the dad who enjoys the finer things, satisfy his expensive taste with one of these beauties...
Aesop State of Matter Body Kit - Mr Porter
Moleskine Plain Softcover Notebook Moleskine
Assouline Fine Wines: The Best Vintages Since 1900 by Michel Dovaz - Mr Porter
Lanvin Bowtie Cufflinks - Matches
Balvenie Single Malt Whisky Sampler -  Selfridges
Tom Ford Grey Vetiver - Selfridges

Fanatic about new technology and always one step ahead of the game...
Apple TV - Apple
Pantone Universal iPhone Case - Selfridges
Alexander McQueen Leather iPad Case - Mr Porter
Braun BN0035 Stainless Steel Chronograph watch - Mr Porter
Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Concentrate - House of Fraser
Bose SoundDock Digital Music System - John Lewis

For the city-slicker dads constantly on the go...
The Sartorialist by Scott Schumann - Amazon
Persol Polarised Rectangular-Frame Sunglasses - Mr Porter
Turnbull & Asser Contrast Edge Silk Pocket Square - Mr Porter
Nicole Farhi Airforce Blue Treated Linen Blazer - My Wardrobe
Hardy Amies Micro-diamond Navy Trousers - Matches Fashion
Grenson Ollie Snuff Tan Shoes - Coggles

A treasure trove for the dads seeking the perfect summer getaway... 
Comme Des Garçons AZ-1034 White T-Shirt - Coggles
MIANSAI Silver Hook on Burgundy Bracelet - MIANSAI
L.G.R. Luanda Sunglasses - Matches Fashion
YMC Navy Slip Ons - YMC
Orlebar Brown Setter Shorts - Mr Porter
Marc By Marc Jacobs Standard Supply Aviator Holdall - Mr Porter


  1. Love these ideas. Great post hun. :)

    Kayleigh. x

    1. Thanks darling, I want everything on the list!

      Ike x