These are arguably the best chocolates in Vancouver. Satisfy your dad's sweet tooth with a Thomas Haas gift box of decadent treats. With everything from truffles and handmade chocolates infused with exotic spices to cookies and fruit jellies, just hope that he'll be willing to share.
Full Moon Over Noah's Ark: An Odyssey to Mount Ararat and Beyond
Give your dad the gift of travel without having to leave home. Acclaimed author Rick Antonson's latest book, Full Moon Over Noah's Ark: An Odyssey to Mount Ararat and Beyond is about his personal journey trekking along Mount Ararat, through the landscapes of Turkey, Iraq, Iran, and Armenia, shedding light on a troubled, but fascinating area of the world.
Spoil dad this year with this stunning Tiffany & Co. rose gold watch named after the luxury brand's founder, Charles Tiffany. This Swiss-made watch is water-resistant up to 330 feet, has elegant gold poudré numerals on a blue soleil dial and features a deep blue alligator strap. Indeed, a timeless gift he will never forget.
Assouline'sVintage Cocktails explores the lost art of mixing the perfect drink with elegance and simplicity. Filled with the most popular and classic drink recipes, this is the perfect book for your dad to stock in his bar.
For the dad who loves his grill, this barbecue set from Williams-Sonoma is a must-have. The wooden box is complete with four stainless steel tools: a basting mop, a fork, a slotted spatula and a pair of tongs. The slick design will make dad look extra professional while cooking on the patio too.
Cologne is something personal, and there are definitely some dads who stick to the same one for years and years. But it never hurts to try something new, right? Spicebomb by Viktor & Rolf is one of the top-rated colognes for men this season, and the versatile scent is something your dad is guaranteed to love. It's zesty, fresh and spicy with bergamot, cinnamon leaf, grapefruit, tobacco, saffron, chili and many more fragrances packed inside the grenade shaped bottle.
Give your dad a personally customized photobook from Shutterfly, filled with sentimental memories of some of your favourite times together. It's an easy, online process with tons of different features, fonts and cover options. Your dad will love flipping through the pages and it is something he will cherish forever.
This stylish personal speakerphone and wearable speaker from Native Union is a gadget your dad will love. He can conveniently take calls hands-free wherever he is, or use it as a compact boom box to enjoy his favourite tunes.
Everyone loves a great bath and body product, and this one is sure to keep your dad's skin and hair looking and smelling fresh. With an aroma that blends lavender with the peppery, nutmeg scent of burnt wood, this shower gel from L'Occitane purifies the body and is the perfect size to take travelling.
Whether if it's for a weekend getaway, business trip or long commute to work, this nylon tote from J.Crew is perfect for any dad who likes to travel light. It's water-repellent, with a padded body and leather handles. There's also a drawstring bag on the inside for extra clothes, or anything else he wants to use it for.
If your dad loves entertaining, this cocktail set fromCB2is an ideal gift. Modern and slick, these stainless steel designs are polished to a mirror finish and will make dad look super cool as he mixes drinks behind the bar.
A true gentleman knows how to tie a Windsor knot, enjoy a cigar, savour a fine drink and always has an ace up his sleeve. This handsome deck of cards will turn your dad into James Bond (well, something like that) as he learns classic lessons taught by old-school gents while playing any card game of his choice. With 52 hints, cues, guides and aids, this is a fun gift for any dad.
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Bodum Chambord 34 Ounce French Press
For the dad who can't live without coffee, here is a perfect gift from Crate and Barrel. This dome-topped Bodum French-press coffee maker is simple and contemporary in design. The plunger-style brewing method makes rich, full-bodied coffee that your dad will love at any time of the day.
Safeeya is a graduate of BCIT's Broadcast Journalism program, and loves writing about all things fashion, pop culture and lifestyle. A professional dancer for over 10 years, she also finds joy in travelling, baking, Beyoncé, and exploring Vancouver with her camera and dog.