Show dad how much he means to you by gifting one of these top finds
With Father’s Day on the horizon this June, we’ve gathered some of our favourite gift ideas to help you give thanks to the special men in your life for all that they do.
Explore our picks for the big day below...
1. Rad Dad by Lush, $23.95
LUSHMake sure he puts self-care first! Lush’s 'Rad Dad' gift box is all packed up and ready to go with a shower gel infused with fir and cucumber, as well as the Ocean Salt face and body scrub, featuring a burst of lime.
2. Dad’s Stash by Purdys
PurdysYou can never come between Dad and his stash... of chocolate. This extra fun box by Purdys contains a variety of delicious treats such as milk chocolate Sweet Georgia Browns, a Coffee Break bar and more. If he has a sweet tooth, then here’s a winner.
3. Breville Bambino Plus Espresso Machine, $549.95
BrevilleHere’s something for the coffee lovers. Breville’s latest comes with a simple programmable control so he can preset one- or two-shot volumes with the touch of a button, and the help of a three-second heating system. Automatic microfoam means he can be his own barista and create latté art, plus the machine includes a stainless steel frothing jug. You can’t go wrong with the sleek design.
4. The Barbuto, $50
The BarbutoIf he is a kitchen enthusiast, then this stellar cookbook will be a hit for years to come. Famed chef Jonathan Waxman’s restaurant Barbuto is a New York City favourite, and your dad will love re-creating iconic recipes such as the JW roast chicken, gnocchi, kale salad and much more, all in the comfort of his own home.
5. Giant Jumbling Tower Game, $64.99
CARDINALThis game is guaranteed family fun whether in the house or at the next family picnic. It comes with 51 wood blocks that can stack up to four feet in height, and will definitely get the excitement—and nerves—rolling.
6. The Athlete Kit by Saje, $38
SajeStaying rejuvenated post-workout is extremely important, and this mini kit by Saje contains all the essentials required to keep both his mind and body happy. Aches and pains will be a thing of the past thanks to the smooth Muscle Melt, Peppermint Halo roll-on and more.
7. Square Bracelet by Tiffany and Co., $1,850
Tiffany & Co.Dad deserves the best, so spoil him with Tiffany and Co.’s modern Square Bracelet made in sterling silver. We love that it’s so easy to wear, and versatile enough for many different occasions. The best part of all? He will always remember you when he wears it.
8. Super Dad Mug by Lizzie Lees, $39.97
Lizzie LeesA customizable gift always goes a long way, and we adore the Super Dad mugs by Lizzie Lees that will make him feel like the hero he truly is. Inspired by comic books, every cup has hand-drawn and digital illustrations, as well as up to three shout-outs exclaiming Dad’s incredible super powers.
9. Le Nez Du Whisky, $599.95
Le Nez DuIf you have a whisky connoisseur in your life, then this book is a must-have. Jean Lenoir’s Le Nez Du Whisky features over 54 aroma samples and guide materials, Give Dad a tasting experience that will turn him into even more of an expert. Here is a splurge that will surely be appreciated.
10. Ugg Fluff You Slipper, $125
UggSince we have been spending more time at home, the gift of comfort can never be a bad choice. Our top pick are these plush slippers by Ugg, available in both black and red. The super soft lining will help keep your papa’s toes cozy from day to night.
11. Extraordinary Man Box, $74
Extraordinary Man BoxTreat him to this top-rated curated box of goodies which includes leading Canadian brands in grooming, fashion, decor and more. It’s the gift that keeps giving every 90 days, with a delivery each season of the year. The annual Canadian Subscription Box Awards even heralded it the "Best Men's Lifestyle Box" of 2020.
12. Gentleman by Givenchy, $129
GivenchyGivenchy’s latest Gentleman eau de toilette is a fresh scent that’s perfect for the season. It’s a blend of bergamot, blue iris and cedar, along with notes of basil and cardamom. We love that it’s a bold fragrance, but not overwhelming.
13. Under Eye Defence by Bromance, $42
BROmanceYou can’t go wrong with this one. Bromance’s Under Eye Defence serum is packed with goodies such as hyaluronic acid, periwinkle, and licorice root extract, which collectively work to smooth wrinkles, even out texture and reduce puffiness. Make up for all the times you kept him awake and gave him dark circles, with something to keep him looking forever young.
14. Fitbit Versa 3 Smartwatch, $299.99
Fitbit Versa 3The Fitbit Versa 3 has a number of added benefits that your father will love while he’s exercising, including a built-in heart rate tracker, along with both calorie and step counters. Another feature we love is that Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa are also included, so Dad can easily make or take emails, texts or phone calls.