From a Crosley portable turntable to a timeless Mont Blanc, here is our gift list for the classic Dad
While ‘dad jokes’ and retro sneakers won’t ever go out of fashion, here’s a line up of classic gift ideas for Father’s Day. It’s going to be vinyl over Bluetooth, and pocket watches over smartwatches. From Mont Blanc’s intricate Patron of Art 888 pen, to an old school Crosley portable turntable for his record collection, this checklist of gifts is effortlessly timeless. Rest assured, even some of the millennials would want to own these.
Only a few men have a mix of style and charm to carry off the old-school pocket watch. Like dads! Etsy’s pocket watches can be slung across the waistcoat in style. Several celebrity dads like Johnny Depp and Robert Downey Junior have been spotted wearing it. You can also customise it with an engraving or a monogram! `4,000 onwards.
Drawing a blanc
If you’re looking for something that is a true blue collector’s item, then Mont Blanc’s Patron of Art 888 is your best bet! With just 888 pieces in production worldwide, this meticulously handcrafted fountain pen is available during Spring every year. `5,00,000 approximately.
Bling on tonight
Cast intricately in 18-karat white gold, Trianon’s elegant cufflinks are set with a combination of citrine and lolite. Be it a formal dinner or dance, these are the perfect additions to a well-fit three-piece suit. `3,00,000 approximately.
For the record
For the classic dad with his old-school rock music and jazz tastes, here’s what Crosley is offering. With an executive portable USB turntable with bluetooth, this beauty allows you to play in three speeds. You can even carry around these players anywhere you want! `5,600 approximately.
Does your dad love taking photographs for the family album? Then the Leica M240 is it! This camera combines a retro aesthetic with advanced technical prowess and this special model has a bespoke textured-leather panelling, giving the classic design a modern edge. `9,00,000 approximately.
Let’s get groomin’
Handcrafted from the finest wood, Percy Nobleman’s Ultimate Grooming box offers the best grooming essentials for men. An all-in-one grooming station, the box has Percy’s signature beard conditioning oil, beard wash, moustache wax and beard balm. It also comes with a comb and scissors. This is a perfect gift for the stylish father who loves his handlebars to be on point! `13,000 onwards.
The Dollond London 1920 Marine Collective is a work of art. With a unique antique finish, this 15-inch pirate telescope with a wooden box is the perfect gift for your father. With a brass pull-out scope and a stylish case, the Dolland London is truly a collector’s item! `2,900 approximately.