30 Unique Father’s Day Gifts for the Dad Who Has Everything

It's high time to give as good as you get.

30 Unique Father’s Day Gifts for the Dad Who Has Everything

It's high time to give as good as you get.

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Two. That’s how many days a year your dad gets. (Father’s Day and his birthday.) Put another way, less than half of one percent of the year is his and his alone. And, frankly, not to be rude, but he likely deserves a lot more than that. We’re betting your dad’s endured quite a bit of your antics—late night rides before you got a license, maxed out cards before you got a job, tough-love breakup advice before you settled down—over the years. It’s high time to give as good as you get. Need a starting point? Look no further than this curated selection of luxurious gifts. They’ll be sure to surprise and excite any dad, even one who’s firmed up his material wares years ago. In other words: any dad.

tissot heritage

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Heritage Visodate by Tissot

$650; buy now at us.tissotshop.com

Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, and all the other jazz greats simply oozed style from head to toe to, yes, wrist. Their timepieces were clean, elegant, and nimble—all the better to stay perfectly in time. The Tissot Heritage, inspired by such flawless ‘50s style, brings this urbane midcentury nostalgia swinging into the modern day with irrepressible panache.

dooney bourke duffel

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Florentine Gym Bag by Dooney & Bourke

$498; buy now at dooney.com

He’ll never need another gym bag. This, from Dooney & Bourke, is crafted from supple saddle leather. With time, the material develops a burnished patina that’s less beat-up-wear-and-tear and more Clooney-like graceful aging.

loro piana cashmere sweater

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Baby Cashmere V-Neck Sweater by Loro Piana

$1,150; buy now at bergdorfgoodman.com

There’s cashmere. And then there’s Loro Piana cashmere. Softer than butter and light as a cloud, it’s truly the ne plus ultra of fine fibers. And if you pick it up in a neutral tone—like the one above, a shade called, literally, “natural”—your dad can wear it with anything, too.

brunello cucinelli vest

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Quilted Linen/Wool Tweed Vest by Brunello Cucinelli

$2,475; buy now at bergdorfgoodman.com

It makes sense that Brunello Cucinelli is based in a castle: every piece designed by the exalted brand is worthy of a king. This quilted vest, which is plush as a pillow without sacrificing an ounce of style, is no exception.

tods loafer

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Suede Tie Driver by Tod’s

$445; buy now at bergdorfgoodman.com

Dads love slippers. These are the type of pair a guy wants to keep by the bed; all the better to slip into cozy comfort every morning. The rubber soles make it easy to take them out the door, too.

rimowa suitcase

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Topas Silver Cabin Multiwheel IATA 53 by Rimowa

$995; buy now at neimanmarcus.com

For the on-the-go dad, nothing beats a feather-light, indestructible suitcase. Rimowa’s Space Age–inspired stainless offering is exactly that, but elevated: it’s sleek enough to fit in at any modern art museum.

riviera pool table

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Riviera Pool Table

$8,999; buy now at neimanmarcus.com

A fry cry from the beer-stained felt tabletops you’ll find in the back of a sports bar, this hand-carved and -glazed pool table marries luxury and fun with unmatched aplomb. And if your dad’s the type of guy who can’t get enough games, know that it easily converts into a ping-pong table.

tom ford sunglasses

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Shield Acetate Sunglasses by TOM FORD

$495; neimanmarcus.com

Here’s one pair of sunglasses he’ll never lose or misplace. Paperclip-thin arms mean maximum comfort, while an updated aviator look means maximum style. Fun fact: These frames are so great Tom Ford himself has been spotted wearing them on more than one occasion.

brioni pants

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Brioni 5-Pocket Twill Pants

$700; buy now at neimanmarcus.com

Exactly halfway between jeans and chinos, these twill pants are the perfect gift for any style-minded dad. They work just as well on an errands-running Sunday as they do on a morning-meeting Monday.

assouline cars book

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The Impossible Collection of Cars by Dan Neil

$845; buy now at assouline.com

Dan Neil, the Pulitzer-winning Wall Street Journal columnist, penned this ultra-luxe tome outlining the 100 coolest rides of the 20th century. And when we say ultra-luxe, we mean ultra-luxe: the book is colored, stitched, and bound by hand on top-tier quality paper. Oh, and it comes with a free tote, too.

berluti belt

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Berluti 3.5cm Gaspard Leather Belt

$670; mrporter.com

A belt is a belt is a belt, right? Well, maybe for those who haven’t seen this Berluti beauty. The leather is top-notch (tanned by hand in Italy), yes. But what sets it apart is that center-rift: it’s inspired by Lucio Fontana, an artist known to rend his canvases in two.

common projects sneakers

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Common Projects Achilles Retro Leather Sneakers

$455; buy now at mrporter.com

Once a guy hits a certain age, comfort becomes the most important pursuit. But it needn’t come at the expense of style. These sumptuous sneakers, from Common Projects, are proof of that. Despite their sleek lines and luscious leather, they’ll shape to the wearer’s feet over time.

altea jacket

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Suede Trucker Jacket by Altea

$855; buy now at mrporter.com

A timeless cut in a fabric that just gets better with age? Be careful—you might end up picking up a second for yourself.

tissot seastar father's day gift guide

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Seastar 1000 Powermatic 80 by Tissot

$695; buy now at us.tissotshop.com

The Seastar 1000 can handle high-pressure situations of all depths, whether that’s on land, securing a big-budget contract, or 1,000 feet underwater, securing a suddenly malfunctioning oxygen tank. Plus, it’s a looker.

vhs converter, unusual gifts

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Digitized home movies, by Digital Media Memory

Price upon request; inquire now at dmmem.com

If your dad has any old home movies lying around, in any format (Super 8, VHS, or even DAT), a surefire way to put a smile on his face is to bring them into the 21st century. The folks at Digital Media Memory can do that for you.

leica camera

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TL2 System Digital Camera by Leica

$1,950; buy now at mrporter.com

And for when he wants to make new memories, seek a top-of-the-line camera. On the outside, Leica’s TL2 looks like your standard, if top-tier, retro point-and-click. But open the hood, and you’ll find loads of cutting-edge tech. It can shoot both photos and videos in 4K HD, for one, but it’s also WiFi-equipped for instant sharing. Fair warning: a guide on how to teach your dad the wily ways of Instagram is not included.

paul evans loafer

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Van Damme Belgian Loafer by Paul Evans

$399; buy now at paulevansny.com

It’s a good chance your dad has a trusty penny loafer. Less likely: that he has a Belgian loafer, the sleeker, suaver, smoother variation of this tried-and-true type of shoe. To truly amp up the surprise! factor, gift a pair done up in a rarely-seen Oxblood-hued leather.

james perse hoodie

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James Perse Cashmere Zip-Front Hoodie

$725; buy now at jamesperse.com

Honestly, how many guys have a cashmere hoodie? Warn your dad not to pop this thing in the wash.

birchbox sub

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Birchbox Man Subscription

$10/Month; buy now at birchbox.com

Your dad may be as set as cement in his grooming products. That means he’s missing out on a whole world of amazing options: sponge waxes, infused face creams, beard oils, roughly 4,208,891 hair products. With Birchbox, he’ll get to expand his grooming horizons by trying sample sizes of each.

malin and goetz fragrance

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Cannabis Eau de Parfum by Malin+Goetz

$165; buy now at malinandgoetz.com

The scent savants have captured the essence of cannabis with their new perfume. One whiff, and he’ll be taken right back to Woodstock—without the contact high, though. The fragrance is entirely free of THC.

valextra ipad case

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Valextra Pebble Grain Leather iPad Case

$580; buy now at mrporter.com

This Valextra case keeps your iPad protected while on the go in a streamlined holder with a secure zip closure.

mark cross bag

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Alexander Cross-Grain Leather Backpack by Mark Cross

$2,195; buy now at mrporter.com

The grain leather on this streamlined backpack isn’t resistant to scuffs, per se—but it sure will hide them. The sumptuous red lining and sterling silver hardware, too, help elevate this bag to the style stratosphere.

boldrini brief

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Structured Briefcase by Boldrini Selleria

$795; buy now at barneys.com

Though styled like an old-school midcentury workbag, Boldrini Selleria’s structured brief is anything but: the eye-catching olive leather makes sure of that.

zegna sneaker cuffs

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Gunmetal 3D Sneaker Cufflinks by Ermenegildo Zegna

$240; buy now at zegna.com

Devilishly detailed, with a herringbone pattern on the sole and intricate carving on the tongue, these gunmetal sneaker-shaped cufflinks from Zegna are far from stodgy.

zegna hat

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Techmerino Blue Baseball Cap by Z Zegna

$265; buy now at zegna.com

Most baseball caps are constricting and sweat-inducing. But Z Zegna’s “techmerino” option, made from a heat-regulating performance fabric, is anything but.

tissot chrono xl

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Chrono XL Classic by Tissot

$350; buy now at us.tissotshop.com

This slick timepiece, from Tissot—with its colossal face (45mm), deep blue coloring, and sparkling sterling hardware—is the type of timeless chronograph that commandeers any room.

burberry short trench

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Burberry The Sandringham Short Trenchcoat

$1,695; buy now at neimanmarcus.com

It’s a twist on the standard Burberry trench: a little slimmer, a little shorter, but just as enviably stylish—yes, it still has the classic check. Look for it under the collar.

brunello cucinelli sweats

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Brunello Cucinelli Solid Cotton Jersey Sweatpants

$795; buy neimanmarcus.com

Perfectly plush for weekend lounging yet sleek enough to take to the streets, these Brunello Cucinelli jersey sweats are an ideal gift for any dad who deserves some R&R.

want les essentiels tote

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Hartsfield Organic Cotton Weekender Tote by Want Les Essentials

$450; buy now at wantlesessentiels.com

For the on-the-go dad, the Hartsfield weekender is as good as it gets. With a rock solid leather base and ample room for even weeklong trips, it’s the type of ergonomic tote he’ll bring on any trip—whether he’s checking or carrying on.

to boot ny chukka

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Banker Chukka Boot by To Boot New York

$375; buy now at toboot.com

Give your dad’s shoe rack a modern-day upgrade by gifting him a clean-lined suede chukka. He’ll love the offering from To Boot New York: it comes with a gum sole, for day-long comfort.

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