Yup, Father’s Day is here again and if, like us, you haven’t yet caught up with life after half term, then you’ll be in need of swift gift inspiration. Here are a few ideas that will definitely arrive in time.
Create a Man gift package, from £22, Don’t Buy Her Flowers.
One of our favourite sites for new mama gifts also has a great range for dads – create a bespoke box, choosing goodies from the likes of Skin & Tonic grooming products, Montezuma’s Chocolate, Ecoffee cups, Rave coffee, plus books or magazines. Order for Father’s Day delivery before 3pm on Thursday.
Teva Original sandals, £40, Urban Outfitters.
Hands down the best walking sandals out there and now, suddenly, pretty fashionable too, timeless Tevas are amazingly comfortable and light. Next-day delivery available Monday to Friday for £5.99.
Happy Socks The Beatles socks box set, £29.95, The Sock Shop.
Even if Dad’s not a huge fan of The Beatles, he can’t fail to be charmed by this cool, psychedelic sock set. Priority tracked delivery is £3.99, or next-day £6.99.
Digital gift card, Aesop.
Let Dad choose his own smellies by sending a digital gift card from the inimitable Aesop – the men’s range starts from £27.
The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read by Philippa Perry (Penguin, RRP £12.99)
I’ve read a lot of parenting books over the years and this genuinely is the only one I’d consider essential reading for all parents. Available from all good bookshops.