Forget generic coffee mugs, made-up plaques or affordable bottles of wine. This year, we recommend you put extra effort into giving your dad the very best! We know how much our dads mean to us – they’re our rock, our best friend, our protector, and they go out of their way to make us feel their love; so, it’s just fitting that we show them how much we love them too by way of our undivided time, and throwing in a little something extra. No need to squeeze your brains for leads though, because we’ve already gathered gift ideas you can totally get your main man. We’ve thought of everyone on the list, whether he’s the sporty and outdoorsy type who loves the active life, the stylish and dapper dad who knows a thing or two about fashion, or the functional and practical type who knows that quality is key. Sit back, scroll on, and get gift wrappin’ soon!
THE SPORTY & OUTDOORSY DAD
FRANKLIN MARSHALL Men's Lightweight Jacket in Red. A bright red windbreaker is a handy investment for rainy days and chilly trips out of the country!
Knowledge Cotton Apparel T-shirt in regular fit. Ain’t nothing more useful than a crisp white shirt with a catchy graphic!
OHW Blaze Stone Sneakers. A perfect pair for walking at the park, or long strolls in the mall! Score!
S’WELL 17 oz Water Bottle Black Ribbon. Make sure dad gets his 8 glasses of water a day with the efficient S’well bottle that promises to keep your water cool for 24 hours and hot for 12!
BREAD AND BOXERS Tank Ribbed Dark Navy. Like it or not, every man need a batch of trusty tank tops to survive the yearlong summer heat. Stuff his drawer with a pack of these!
JBL Key Black Headphones. Introduce your dad to the wonders of Spotify and a pair of JBL headphones that are sure to give his active days a boost of energy!
Calvin Klein Black Socks w Red Stripes. Quality socks are a must for the gentleman on-the-go!
PEDRO DEL HIERRO Tricolor Detail Pique Polo. We love a striking pique shirt that’s perfect for trips out of town or out on the golf course!
GOORIN Snare Straw Fedora Hat. Add a bit of flair to your dad’s getup with a fedora hat that will come in handy for sunny days and times when his look needs a pick-me-up!
THE STYLISH & DAPPER DAD
ALEA Printed Ss Shirt In BlueWhite Print / FACONNABLE Chemises Sportswear Printed Shirt. Every dad needs a pair of long-sleeves in a quirky print, for days when he’s not feeling so plain!
ALLEN EDMONDS Fifth Avenue Black. Certainly fit for the father who has discerningly good taste, this pair of leather brogues is an investment he’d be happy you made for him.
BABETTE WASSERMAN Bicycle Cufflinks. Literally wearing your heart on your sleeve, a pair of cufflinks that have mini bicycles on them shows everyone what Dad’s passionate about.
BOTTEGA DEL CUIOIO Black Leather Belt. A classic black leather belt is the key to cinching a look together. Get him one in brown too, if you’re feeling extra generous!
DAMIANI Metropolitan Dream by H. Nakata. A simple necklace dresses up his usually casual getup in no time!
JOHN HARDY Classic Chain Silver Cuff in Black Leather. Add an extra accessory to your dad’s wrist apart from his trusty watch – opt for an eye-catching leather cuff for that missing piece of the style puzzle!
Tateossian Manchetknopen Rotondo Guilloche. Save him from the dilemma of looking for classy cufflinks to wear to his next formal event. These will do the job quite well!
TIE BAR Suspenders. Suspenders are a great way to up his style score from basic to sartorially pleasing.
VISCONTI Home Sapiens Dark Age Roller Pen. Because even his pen has to reflect his excellent sense of style!
THE FUNCTIONAL & PRACTICAL DAD
American Tourister Curio Spinner Luggage. Quality luggage is one of the best investments you will ever make – ensure Dad travels with ease with a classic black one that delivers on both form and function.
Hackett AMR NY Washbag in Grey. Just what he needs to store his daily travel essentials in – fits right into his hand-carry luggage, too!
HARRY'S OF LONDON Black Loafers. Leather loafers are great for a relaxed day out to lunch, or casual Fridays at the office.
Kurt Geiger Valadez White Sneaker. White sneakers are a style staple he can’t afford not to have. Give him one in a modern finish, and watch him rock them with multiple looks!
MONTBLANC Meisterstu¨ck Ultra Black. A functional pen that can help him get his job done is a working gentleman’s essential – don’t miss out on giving him this handy piece!
OLEG CASSINI Sanders Modern Fit Shorts in Blue. Walking shorts are great for weekend trips with the family or simply for running errands around town.
OLI13 Gray Slip Ons. Designed for the man who can’t be bothered with laces, trusty slip-ons are a great choice for the dad who just has so much to do, in so little time.
PSYCHO BUNNY Anniversary Polo in White. A classic white pique shirt is a go-to for Dads who value comfort. Amp up his simple style with a dash of color at the collar.
WILD WOLF Gents Hardware Multi Tool. The modern gentleman knows this tool is useful in more ways than one!
This selection of gifts is available at Rustan’s Makati, Shangri-La Plaza, Gateway Mall, Alabang Town Center, and Cebu. For more information, log on to rustans.com.ph