Father’s Day is arriving in just two weeks, if you haven’t picked out a gift already, now is the time.
The search for a great gift for your style-loving dad (or the father of your child) really isn’t as difficult as you think, but if you’re struggling, we’re ready to offer you some ideas. Scroll down to see our list of 10 stylish gifts this Father’s Day that are sure to impress dad, whether he is a sophisticated jet-setter, or a cool, outdoorsy kind of guy.
A nod to the Eighties Casuals, Dunhill’s Court Elite is the brand’s contemporary spin on vintage tennis shoes. This one features hybrid uppers of calfskin leather, suede, nylon and grosgrain, along with bicolour rubber sole with a tread pattern inspired by automotive engineering.
HK$4,250 from Dunhill
With RFID technology woven into the lining for digital theft protection, Montblanc’s ‘Extreme 2.0’ wallet will definitely offer dad a peace of mind. What’s more, this wallet is made in Italy from carbon-printed textured leather to ensure maximum durability for years to come.
Approx. HK$2,331 from Mr Porter
For the dad who enjoys outdoor activities, this Donan reversible jacket from Moncler is an ideal gift that will also offer him extra versatility and style. It features a minimalistic, shirt-inspired silhouette for a slight vintage flair, whereas the nylon material and laminated silver panels top it off with an interesting contemporary spin. Wear the red and beige palette on the outside for a beautiful accent to the great outdoors, and switch into the black and beige design for a more urban, off-duty look.
HK$9,200 from Moncler
Featuring yellow lens, a black acetate frame with gold-toned metal hardware along with the horn-effect acetate detail on the top bar, these aviator shades from Gucci exude an irresistibly on-trend Seventies-inspired vibe. Perhaps they’ll remind dad of his coolest looks from back in the day?
HK$3,140 from Gucci
Looking to really celebrate fatherhood? You’ll want to look for something special: This Reverso Tribute Calendar 29.9mm timepiece by Jaeger-LeCoultre is part of a limited-edition series: It’s Swiss-crafted, comes with an Art Deco-inspired 18k rose gold case and a calibre 853 movement, and fitted with a supple leather strap that’s been cut, tanned and sewn by hand by Casa Fagliano’s Argentinian artisans. The piece also supports two timezones, making it an ideal gift for the jet-setter dad.
Approx. HK$181,952 from Mr Porter
With a design that is inspired by traditional espadrilles, these elegant loafers from Brunello Cucinelli feature a velvety upper crafted from lightweight Smart suede, adorned with small colour detail on the sides. The brand has also added a soft leather lining, complemented by a thin rubber outsole to ensure maximum comfort.
HK$6,400 from Brunello Cucinelli
Instantly recognisable (by dads who are keen horologists, at least) by its cushion-shaped dial and round case, this particular Piaget Polo in stainless steel is a brand-new version limited to only 888 pieces. It’s highlighted by a 42m case and horizontal guilloché dial featuring a beautiful bluish-green hue, topped off with pink-gold coloured hands, gold indexes and date window frame. The integrated ‘H-link’ bracelet can also be found alternating between polished and satin-finished surfaces. Don’t forget to check out Piaget’s 1110P self-winding movement, which has a slate-grey-coloured oscillating weight that can be admired through the sapphire crystal caseback.
HK$94,000 from Piaget
Made from heavy-duty, water-resistant tarpaulin with a secure roll-top closure, this ‘Trail’ dry bag by Herschel Supply Co is a thoughtful gift for the fuss-free dad who enjoys adventures out at sea. We also love the camouflage print and contrasting red/black strap, which adds extra points in our books for stylishness.
Approx. HK$288 from Mr Porter