LIVING Published: May 25, 2019 Updated: June 17, 2019  |  WORDS: Jonas Nevin

2019 Father’s Day gift guide: The way to your father’s heart

We know how hard it can be to get Father’s Day gifts, so we’ve done the heavy work to make your life a whole lot easier.

 

DJ Khaled with his son, Asahd.
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Regardless of what your dad is in to, you’re going to find a gift here that suits his interest. You can thank us later.

I bet you didn’t know that Father’s Day falls on 16 June, which is not too far away. Skip the last-minute shopping this year and get a head start on Father’s Day gift shopping by checking out this guide we’ve compiled for you.

“Style Over Fashion”
You have probably heard the phrase, “Fashion fades, style is eternal” before. Therefore, give your dad the gift of timeless style by introducing him to the following items that his wardrobe probably needed all along. In fact, the items featured in this portion have been selected as they are simple to pull off, making them ideal for all dads.

Wacko Maria Oversize Crewneck Pocket T-shirt
S$79.95 at Clot

A clean and crisp white tee goes a long way.
Juice Store

Axel Arigato Clean 90 Sneaker
S$265 at End Clothing

It is hard to go wrong with this sleek pair of sneakers
End Clothing

YMC Bowie Zip Jacket
S$289 at End Clothing

This lightweight jacket is perfect for Singapore’s weather
End Clothing

Engineered Garments Norwegian Pants
S$389 at End Clothing

Lightweight and multi-functional pants from Engineered Garments.
End Clothing

Grenson Buster Vibram Sole Apron Boot
S$409 at End Clothing

These boots will last your dad a very long time.
End Clothing

 

“Young-at-Heart”
If your dad is someone who is willing to experiment with patterns and different color palettes, these Father’s Day gifts are sure to make his day. Even if he isn’t the type to incorporate colors into his outfits, give him the little nudge that he needs by gifting him one of the following items. The items here could make for potential statement pieces with its pop of colors and prints.

Vans UA Style 36 Decon SF Sneakers
S103.68 at Juice Store

The subtle details on this make it the perfect pair.
Juice Store

New Balance Stacked Coach Jacket
S$125 at End Clothing

This features a modern take on the classic camouflage print.
End Clothing

Polo Ralph Lauren Yellow Prepster Shorts
S$138.95 at ASOS

Brighten up your outfit with these Ralph Lauren shorts.
ASOS

Nike Air Max 90 Essential
S$155 at End Clothing

The Air Max 1 offers maximal comfort.
End Clothing

Stone Island Malfie Fleece Old Effect Crew Sweat
S$395 at End Clothing

The subtle details on this sweatshirt make it the ideal statement piece for your dad.
End Clothing

 

“Nothing Less Than IPPT Gold”
If your father is like mine, he’s probably at the gym for an hour every day, working out and breaking a sweat. If that’s the case, let your father know with these sporty Father’s Day gifts that he can stay fit and look good doing it.

Nike Training Poly T-Shirt
S$45 at JD Sports

Nothing can go wrong with the beautiful design and airy material on this tee.
JD Sports

Nike Pinwheel Fade Shorts
S$59 at JD Sports

The gradient design on these shorts makes it one-of-a-kind.
JD Sports

Nike Vapor Power Small Duffle Bag
S$85 at JD Sports

Thus roomy bag is perfect for carrying all your gym essentials
JD Sports


Fitbit Charge 3 Smart Watch
S$200.09 at ASOS

Tracking fitness gets a whole lot easier with the Fitbit Charge 3
ASOS

Adidas Ultra Boost
S$260 at JD Sports

Possibly one of the comfiest shoes known to man.
JD Sports

 

“Teach A Man to Fish”

Father’s Day gifts don’t always have to be about getting things. In fact, sometimes experiences count for way more than physical items. For many of us, it was our fathers who imparted us with important life skills, like how to ride a bike. Perhaps it’s time you return the favor by taking a craftsmanship workshop together this Father’s Day. Here are a few classes that you can consider.

 Tombalek Workshop 

 

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Classes available: Cup/bowl turning, guitar making, furniture making and many more.

Visit Tombalek’s website for more.

Bynd Artisan

 

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Classes available: Leather crafting, bookbinding, modern calligraphy and many more.

Visit Bynd Artisan’s website for more.

Fin Crafted Goods

 

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Classes available: Denim repair, bag customization, coaster making and more.

Visit FIN’s website for more.

Featured image: Harper’s Bazaar

The products featured above are from our affiliate partners, CLOTENDJD Sports and ASOS. We do our best to curate items that are relevant to you.

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