Father’s Day Gifts That Don’t Suck

Father's Day Gift Ideas That Don't Suck - Men's Gear

Here’s our 2016 gift guide for super-dad!  It’s for the young-spirited, straightforward guy who loves the outdoors, for the beer-drinker, the man who appreciates reliable, good looking stuff.

Unbreakable Denim Jacket

Unbreakable Denim Jacket ($450)
Made from the world’s strongest denim that retains its face over time, with triple-stitched seams, this jacket is super light, puncture & tear resistant, abrasion resistant, and chemical resistant.  Pops will be safe wearing it.

Greenflex Stone Desert Boot

Greenflex Stone Desert Boot ($145)
An eco-friendly desert boot, handmade in Italy with super soft leather that’s processed slowly for 30 days in a mixture of natural ingredients.  For extreme comfort, the rubber sole is pure latex from Hevea brasiliensis trees, while the inside is topped with a memory foam footbed.

Monogrammed Leather Mailbag

Monogrammed Leather Mailbag ($375)
Inspired by the mail bags of early 20th century, this over-the-shoulder bag is sturdily constructed from hefty, 8 oz. vegetable tanned leather, with an oil & wax treatment for longevity & rugged looks.  It offers all the compartments dad could ever ask for, and it’s complemented by hand-hammered copper rivets & antique brass hardware.  Each mailbag can be monogrammed with 3 raised custom initials.

Horizon Hybrid Shorts

Horizon Hybrid Shorts ($69)
An amphibious, go-anywhere short that will stand up to a beating.  Looks good enough for hustling around town too, not just for camping shenanigans.

Shave Bundle by Imperial

Imperial Shave Bundle ($35)
Perfect for all beards and skin types, this 100% natural shave system, minimizes nicks & cuts while reducing irritation.  Includes pre-shave oil, glycerine soap and bergamot after-shave (Dad needs to provide the razor).  Made by barbers, in the US of A.

uKeg 64 OZ

uKeg 64 OZ. ($119)
If your old man loves the amber nectar, this is a no-brainer.  Growler Werks’ original uKeg keeps 64 fl. oz. of beer cold & fresh for weeks – at the home bar or on the move.  It features double-walled, vacuum-insulated stainless steel walls, a VPR Cap (for adjustable carbonation), pressure gauge, dispenser tap, and even a personalized tap handle.  Includes CO2 cartridges.

Campstove Bundle by BioLite

BioLite Campstove Bundle ($240)
From the experts in camping gear, comes this fully integrated system for grilling, boiling, cooking & charging gadgets on the go.  Give this gift to Dad and he might relocate into the woods for good.

All-Weather Bluetooth Speaker + Jump Starter

All-Weather Bluetooth Speaker + Jump Starter ($240)
The All-Weather Bluetooth Speaker + Jump Starter is a Hi-Fi speaker that can also give you a car a jump in emergency situations.  Features: 30 W high performance sound system, up to 14 hours of play time, 400 A emergency car battery jump starter (good for up to a 7.0L V8 engine), ultra-bright 110 lumen flashlight (400 feet max. projection) with SOS flash sequence, rugged construction with IPX5 protection against water, dust, sand & snow, USB port for charging mobile devices, and more.

Opinel No. 8 Knife + Sharpening Stone

Opinel No. 8 Knife + Sharpening Stone ($25)
The most iconic French pocket knife comes with a natural sharpening stone from Lombardi, Italy.  A stainless steel blade, walnut handle, & time-proven design make this a super-reliable & versatile knife.

M3 Field Watch

M3 Field Watch ($595)
This vintage-inspired field watch is powered by an automatic Japanese movement with date and handwind capability.  It boasts a scratch-proof sapphire crystal, luminous hour & minute hands, an exhibition display caseback, and a full-grain leather strap.  With time, the brass case developes a patina unique to its wearer.

Buffalo Nickel Money Clip

Buffalo Nickel Money Clip ($80)
Guitarist and singer of Jamestown Revival hand-forges handsome money clips, which are individually hammered from copper and fitted with a collector’s coin from American history. Totally father-worthy.

WATERPROOF MATCH CASE

Waterproof Match Case ($22.98)
A nearly indestructible waterproof match case, Matchcap is for storing matches of up to 72 mm in length, or other fire-starting material.  It’s made of lightweight aircraft grade 6061 aluminum, anodized & laser engraved for durability, and has a dual striker design that works for all types of matches.  Lanyard attachment allows for double 550 paracord.