Don’t worry, there’s still time to get something that will not only make Dad smile, but perhaps even illicit a high-five. With eleven days left, it’s time to act NOW and pick out the perfect Dad-worthy present. Lacking in the ideas department? I’ve got you covered. Here is a list of favorite finds for Dads of all ages, professions, or hobbies….
1.MUNITIO™ Nine Millimeter Earphones™
Titanium Coated Earphones for the Father who loves his music, talk radio, or sports broadcast. Hi-performance earphones with bold style, craftsman quality and luxury appeal. Each MUNITIO™ earphone has been individually machined from a solid piece of high density copper alloy, outfitted with a rare earth neodymium 9mm driver, enclosed in a BassEnhancingChamber™ and topped with custom tuned AcousticSoundFlowSystem™. Complete with noise isolating SiliconeHollowPoints™, Kevlar® reinforced premium fabriccable and 24k gold plug. You may not know what all that means, but take my word for it….he will love them.
Available online at www.munitio.com
2.The Gent’s Place Men’s Fine Grooming
6975 Lebanon Rd, Suite 308
Frisco, TX 75034
The Gent’s Place is a membership-based men’s grooming and lifestyle club located in Frisco, TX providing quality services to the discerning gentleman. Founded and created by Ben Davis, The Gent’s Place offers more than just the
average barbershop experience. From the exclusive razor shave treatment to the barber styling experience, The Gent’s Place offers the perfect men’s grooming and spa experience. Dad might not want to tell the world that he loves a spa day, but we know the truth. Help him indulge!
For more information please visit www.thegentsplace.com
3. PERMISSION™ Skincare for Men
PERMISSION™ Skincare for Men is a luxury skincare line born of the necessity to offer men of style an upscale, high performance skincare line that delivers results specifically suited to a man’s grooming needs. Let’s face it, (no pun intended,) Dad needs to put his best face forward during those presentations and board meetings. PERMISSION™ products were designed for the truly exceptional man’s lifestyle. They are committed to protecting a man’s most valuable asset: his face. Check out the six piece product line including:
Cleanser, Toner, Moisturizer, Scrub, Shave and Eye Deed.
Available at Stanley Korshak, or online at www.Zappos.com or
4. Braithwaite Wallets
One thing Dad never leaves home without? His wallet, of course! Help him keep his stacks organized in style. Braithwaite Wallets designs wallets as a celebration of human ingenuity. They are designed in Canada, made of leather tanned and stitched in the USA and lined with silks imported from the Orient.
Available online at www.braithwaitewallets.com
5. Nanodots: Element 216
This gift is one of the coolest and most creative out there, and it’s highly addicting. (Imagine the allure of Angry Birds, but with magnets.) Consisting of 216 powerful magnetic spheres, or “dots”, grouped together to be hand-constructed into various shapes and formations. Designed in 4 color styles: original, black, silver and gold. Dad will have more fun at his desk during his break than he ever imagined.
Available at www.nanodots.com
6. Würkin Stiffs®
For every shirt, there’s a Würkin Stiff. Power Stays make your collars Magnetic…Like Dad’s personality. Designed as a set of 6, this keeps him looking sharp all day long. And who doesn’t like a dapper man?
Available at Stanley Korshak, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Q Custom
Clothiers, J. Hilburn, Rochester Big & Tall, Executive Apparel and online at
7. M-Clip® The World’s Finest Money Clip®
Is your Father a money clip man? If he is, then make sure he has the best out there to hold his hard-earned cash. This unique design allows you to hold cash and credit cards more securely with less bulk than any other money clip or wallet on the market. From superior metals, highly machined tolerances for each component part, and individually selected alligator hides, the M-Clip™ money clip is designed and hand assembled with one goal in mind: to make the best, most functional and highest quality money clip you can buy.
Available online at Nordstrom, Paradise Pen Company, Neiman Marcus.
Use the code GOSPEL online at www.m-clip.com and receive 20% of the
entire collection; offer valid until December 31, 2011.
8. Jack Black® Men’s Grooming
My better half loves this line and is a devotee. For a Dad that is on the road or traveling for work, this is the ultimate travel companion. The Jack Black® Men’s First Class Five includes the five skin care essentials to keep him well-groomed and looking his best on- the-go. Containing best sellers, Beard Lube Conditioning Shave, Double Duty
Face Moisturizer SPF 20, Eye Balm Age Minimizing Gel, Intense Therapy Lip Balm Natural Mint & Shea Butter and the All-Over Wash. Available at Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and online at www.getjackblack.com.
9. Olschwanger Designs Men don’t change their jewelry often, so why not buy Dad something he’ll wear forever? Eric Olschwanger? of Olschwanger Designs can design custom cufflinks, rings, and can incorporate any family stones/heirloom jewelry into a design to make it even more sentimental for Dad. For more information, visit www.olschwangerdesigns.com.
10. The Burly not Girly Facial for Father’s Day
The Burly not Girly facial for men consists of a 50 minute signature facial with a cleanse, tone, microdermabrasion, treatment mask and therapeutic facial, neck, shoulder, arm, hand and scalp massage. It is a great way to show dad how to relax without feeling effeminate… Along with this Father’s Day facial for $49 all other facelogic spa treatments including popular male services like waxing, massage, bacials and spay tans are offered. Take Dad from possible werewolf to smooth operator.
Facelogic Highland Park
4518 Lovers Lane
Highland Park, TX 75225
(214) 696-3223? ? ?
-Hilary Kennedy is a contributing author for YouPlus Style and YouPlus Dallas, focusing primarily on Style, Arts and Entertainment, and Dating and Relationships. Hilary also stars in many videos for YouPlusMedia and has her own show, The Hilary Kennedy Show.