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Fday Gifts 2013: Fathers Day Gift Guide

“Financial compensation was not received for this post but includes a paid ad. Some samples were provided by the PR and/or brand for review. Opinions expressed here are of the author.” – Dad’s deserve to be treated like VIP’s. Show him how much you care with priceless luxury and full-time pampering.

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1. Joseph Marc Sun Aviator Sunglasses – These Joseph Marc Sun 4110 Gunmetal aviator sunglasses are a total classic. The dark gunmetal aviators come with adjustable nose pads and flexible spring hinges for a comfortable fit. Grey polarized lenses provide optimal vision and 100% UV protection. $88 at Coastal.com

2. White Musk for Men Eau de Toilette – A masculine fragrance for the modern and dapper Dad. This sensual scent that’s an infusion of musk and woods with crisp, fresh, and aromatic notes. $14 at TheBodyShop-USA.com

3. Institchu Grey Herringbone Suit – For Dad’s who are interested in custom, tailored clothing give a gift that is custom made just for him. Institchu is a leading Australian online provider of tailor made menswear, Institchu’s online measurement and design tools revolutionize the meaning of the “perfect fit” and allow men to design affordable suits and shirts of the very highest quality. Shirts also starts from $69, making luxury tailor made menswear accessible to everyone.  AU $499 at InStitchu.com

4. Robern’s TVid Medicine Cabinet - Keep dad entertained with a TV integrated into the floor of his medicine cabinet, allowing him to keep up-to-date on news, weather, and sports to start his day one step ahead. $3,800 – $4,300 at FrankWebb.com

5. Wahl Lithium Ion Clipper – Dad always loves looking his best at important business meetings. Create a professional DIY haircut at home! You can finally get the barber experience with the Wahl Lithium Ion Clipper. The Wahl Lithium Ion Clipper offers superior performance, a sleek design and unmatched versatility. The first of its kind to harness lithium ion technology, offering twice the run time and 50 percent more power than comparable clippers. Its extended run time and cordless operation provides a versatile solution for people who are on the go or traveling. High carbon steel blades and a variety of guide combs allow you to achieve different looks and  styles without any snagging or pulling. $69.99 at WahlHomeProducts.com

6. Artphere Executive Briefcase – A must-have men’s and women’s fashion accessory, a carrying case that makes a positive design statement. Designed for the on-the-go busy professional, it provides easy access to contents and is still considered an elegant fashion accessory when attending after-hours events. Travelers will appreciate the ability to quickly pass through airport security with easy access to travel documents. Those interviewing for their next career opportunity will appreciate the professional, confident appearance that is conveyed to potential employers. $950 at BeylerianCollection.com

7. Barker Classic Brown Oxford Shoes – These luxury Barker brown patent Oxford dress shoes combine traditional Barker quality with a strong formalwear design. They are handmade and finished in luxury patent leather, making them the ultimate choice for any formal event. The shoes are also Goodyear Welted to further enhance durability and maximize their lifespan. These shoes are perfect if you want both luxury and sophistication. £175 at MyTuxedo.co.uk

8. Bodywell Chip – The perfect gift for the “tech savvy geek”! Protect your Dad from harmful radiation while on important business calls. This revolutionary Bodywell Chip makes his gadgets safer. The Bodywell Chip is scientifically-proven to block up to 80% of cell phone radiation without interfering with your phone’s signal. The look of your phone is not compromised since the chip can be placed on the surface or in the battery case. No bulky accessories, chargers or specially-designed cases are needed. With the little black chip in place, your cell phone looks, feels and performs at its optimal level. $29.99 at BodywellChip.com

9. Numanthia Termanthia Wine – A century in a glass, Numanthia is the treasure of the Toro appellation and a leader of emerging Spanish premium wines. The combination of a unique terroir, an exceptional vineyard and the quintessential expression of the fruit places Numanthia as one of the cult wineries of the Toro region in Spain. Termanthia is one of only nine Spanish wines to have ever been awarded a perfect 100 points by The Wine Advocate – is the ultimate expression of the best vineyard plots in Toro. With vines that are over 120 years old and grown at an altitude of 2,625 feet above sea level, Termanthia is extremely rich and complex, with notes of licorice, truffle, balsamic and spices. $200 at Numanthia.com

10. Arber Eau de Toilette – Smell like a million bucks! Every VIP deserves to smell his best. An outdoorsy scent that’s clean and sophisticated. The man in your life will love this incredible fragrance.$14 at TheBodyShop-USA.com

11. HTV EVO Design 4G – Why not get the dads in your life a HTV EVO Design 4G with a no-contract monthly plan from Boost Mobile? A touchscreen Android with dual 3G/4G WiMax coverage, 5MP camera and access to thousands of apps, the HTV EVO Design 4G is perfect for showing off the sleek touchscreen and camera to others. Boost Mobile is sure to make any dad’s day by offering monthly unlimited talk, text, web and email for Androids with shrinking payments to as low as $40 a month. $219.99 at BoostMobile.com

12. Würkin Stiffs Herringbone Cufflinks – Würkin Stiffs Fashion Cufflinks are high-quality, durable cufflinks that lets those who wear them truly express their own personal style – at the office or out on the town. The cufflinks themselves are milled and machined from one-piece of solid billet brass for incredible durability, not three-pieces soldered together like most, truly one-of-a-kind in high design!. They are double-resin on both sides, which creates a true-finished cufflink on front and back. The creative “v-design” keeps the imagery on each cufflink positioned right-side-up on the cuff. $85 at WurkinStiffs.com

13. John Varvatos Platinum Edition – Housed in a signature bottle that’s been reinterpreted with a bold, platinum finish. Coupled with dog tags featuring Varvatos’ four distinctive rock ‘n’ roll hallmarks. This masculine fragrance combines powerful citrus with a tantalizing blend of spices and herbs, to create a unique signature fragrance that is wrapped in the sensual warmth of elegant woods, black leather and rich amber. $82 at Macys.com

14. Fellowes M-12C Shredder – A great gift for the “tech-minded” VIP dad that helps keep identities safe. The M-12C is perfect for heavy-duty and light use. With a slim and sophisticated design, the M-12C fits easily in home offices, kitchens and other rooms. Cross-Cut blades destroy a single sheet of paper into 399 particles, making it nearly impossible to piece back together. SafeSense technology automatically disables the shredder when hands touch the paper opening through an advanced electronic safety sensor. Easily shreds credit cards, paper clips and staples for added convenience. Never compromise the confidentiality of your business files again with this super intelligent shredder! $99.99 at Fellowes.com

15. Samsung ATIV Book 9 – Weighing only 2.5 pounds and measuring just a half inch thin, the superior and stylish Samsung ATIV Book 9 can effortlessly be carried anywhere. The Book 9 provides high-performance computing power (it boots up in under 9 seconds and lasts for 9 hours on a single charge) in a sleek, minimalistic design. With an interior that’s just as gorgeous as the exterior – the screen boasts Full HD (1080p) resolution, viewing angles at 170 degrees and SuperBright Plus Technology that reproduces up to 16 million colors – this is one gift that your dad will be bragging about for years to come. $,1399.99 at Samsung.com

16. TURO SKIN Starter Kit – Give Dad the best advanced skincare experience! This kit is filled with essentials that every man needs. Pamper your face with the self foaming shave cream for intense moisture and a close comfortable shave. When your ready for some outdoor action apply the daily moisturizing lotion with super SPF 15 to protect from UV and soothe razor burns. For those hot showers get fresh with the 3-in-1 shower cleaner for an invigorating  experience. This cleanser washes away impurities from head to toe using a biodegradable, nonirritating, plant-based surfactant system. $80 at TuroSkin.com

17. Speidel Men’s Chrono Watch – The Men’s Chrono Collection keeps you on track and in style. With chronograph movement, impressive dials, and strong watchband options including Twist-O-Flex, the Chrono Collection bring you the quality you are accustomed to receiving from Speidel at an affordable price point. These timepieces feature a date display, luminous hands, a screw-down crown, numeric hour markers, and are water resistant. Pick from the stainless steel case with silver blue dial, stainless steel case with black silver dial or the dual tone case with white gold dial. Use the special code DADSDAY to receive 20% off. $115 at Speidel.com

18. Calvin Klein DARK OBSESSION – A bold, modern oriental fragrance with a powerful masculinity and intense sensuality. Packaging design modernizes the classic OBSESSION for men carton with contrasting matte and glossy finishes in all black- as a complement to the iconic, sculptural bottle. $55 at Macys.com

19. VTech IS7121-2 – Take the Guesswork Out of Guests at the Door. The VTech IS7121-2 video doorbell phone system delivers a cost-effective option to homeowners concerned or curious about front door visitors. The two-in-one cordless system and video monitor combines a versatile landline phone, multiple handsets and an easy-to-install digital camera on the doorbell. When an individual rings the doorbell, a photo is instantly and discreetly taken and sent to each phone handset. A homeowner can then choose to enable the microphone to speak to the front door visitor or just stream video for further observation before answering the front door. Priced competitively against other video doorbell solutions, the system includes two handsets that each have a 1.8 inch color LCD screen and DECT 6.0 technology. $119.95 at VTechPhones.com

20. June Jacobs Men’s Collection – Full-size four-piece collection of men’s skin-care products. All skin types. Pine bark extract along with a powerful antioxidant blend of white, red, and green tea extracts combined with goji berry, pomegranate, and grapeseed extracts. Apply cleanser onto skin and/or hair. Apply a small amount of exfoliating scrub on areas of congestion. Apply lightweight lotion twice daily to the face and neck. Shave with a thin layer of shave cream. $65 at QVC.com

21. HP Slate 7 – An amazing Android Jelly Bean tablet that provides customers with easy access to Google Mobile services like Google Now, Google Search, Gmail, YouTube, Google Drive and Google+ Hangouts for multiperson video chat as well as access to apps and digital content through Google Play. With a 7-inch diagonal screen and weighing 13 ounces, the HP Slate7 is an ideal trusted personal companion, featuring a stainless-steel frame and soft-touch back panel in silver or red. It also is the industry’s first tablet to offer embedded Beats Audio, for the best-sounding, richest audio experience available on a tablet. $169.99 at HP.com

22. Ralph Lauren Fragrances Polo Blue Sport – For the dad who exemplifies sportsmanship and thrives on adventure there is Polo Blue Sport – a classic, yet elegant fragrance & perfect Father’s Day gift. Celebrate the thrill of competition and sportsmanship with this aromatic citrus fragrance created for the modern, active sportsman that harnesses the power of water and exhilaration of victory. The fragrance captured in a flask-shaped bottle inspired by the crisp sail of a laser sailboat that gives off an elegant yet masculine energy. $76 at RalphLauren.com

23. Adrenaline Junkie Energizing Facial Scrub - Kick start your day looking and feeling super youthful! The invigorating aroma of peppermint oil gets the blood pumping and leaves you refreshed, ready for work. While jojoba rid you of grime and dead skin, dullness is instantly gone for a renewed look. The combination is proven to leave behind a smoother, healthier complexion. Treat your skin a few times a week and you’ll experience the benefits of a spa-like treatment. $24 at BillyJealousy.com

24. GO SMiLE Double Action Whitening System – Give dad the gift of a whiter smile – no painful dentist visit needed! GO SMiLE introduces the “next generation” of their patented Ampoule Technology delivery system with the new Double Action Whitening System. This fast, easy, safe and effective treatment delivers superior whitening with virtually no sensitivity. The new Double Action Whitening System is suitable for those with long-term staining habits such as smoking or drinking coffee. $144 at GOSMiLE.com

25. NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Circolo – The Stylish of the Bunch – The easy to use, innovative coffee machine is the only single-serve  with the power to whip up 16 different hot and cold beverages in mere seconds. Winner of the International Forum Design award and standing above the competition with espresso technology, the Circolo features 15 bars of pressure, outshining the professional java shops. This sophisticated mod machine heats up in seconds to create piping hot espressos in no time. The sleek design and crisp back-lit LED screen give the Circolo a hip edge, while a custom control lever allows you to adjust the strength of your brew. Whether impressing dad with custom Cappuccinos and Lattes, or the kids with delicious hot chocolate, the Circolo will definitely keep the family busy and well caffeinated. There is even a Peach Iced Tea option, which is perfect for summertime. $149 at DolcegustoStore.com

26. Assassin Intensive Face Moisturizer – What’s your next skin mission? A revolutionary treatment that will make everyman feel like the next James Bond. This moisturizer is fragrance-free and non greasy. Created to fight the signs of aging, its loaded with proteins, vitamins and antioxidants to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. $30 at BillyJealousy.com

27. Quintessentially Gentleman – The Modern Man’s Guide to Dressing, Etiquette and Everything in Between: Do you know which way to pass the port after dinner? When it’s acceptable to wear brown shoes? What constitutes the perfect shave? Whether one can wear a double-breasted suit in the summer? This luxurious book from Quintessentially Publishing offering insider tips to the modern man on everything from fashion to etiquette in the 21st century. Navigating the dos and don’ts of modern manners can be a tricky path, but this edition of Quintessentially Gentleman answers conundrums such as how to dress for the heat, the necessity of a perfectly tailored suit and how to find the right tuxedo. Purchase at QuintessentiallyPublishing.com

28. ETERNITY for Men Summer – Embodies a warm summer afternoon at the beach, exploring the treasures washed up along the shore. $62 at Macys.com

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1. SHAUNS Nevis Silver Frame Glasses – Whether your dad plans to spend his summer fishing, golfing, driving, or just walking, why not help him do it stylishly, with a timelessly cool pair of sunglasses he will be able to treasure for years to come. Made of the highest quality materials in Italy, SHAUNS offers sunglasses that will not only help your dad shield his eyes from the sun’s glare for summers to come, but also help a visually impaired individual in a country where medical aid is not always available. As a commitment to humanity, SHAUNS provides a pair of vision glasses for every pair of sunglasses sold, so your dad can not only look good in his shades but also feel good knowing he played a small role in making someone’s life just a little bit easier with the gift of sight. $240 at ShaunsShades.com

2. Anthony Franco – Cotton Velvet Tuxedo – $3,400 at AnthonyFrancoDesigns.com

3. Mackinlay’s Shackleton Whisky – ‘Shackleton’s Whisky,’ is a world-famous replica of the century-old malt whisky found under explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton’s hut, entombed in the ice in the Antarctic since 1907. Whether dad’s a brown spirits connoisseur or rare objects collector, this would be the most unique gift he could receive – literally – as only 100,000 were recreated from the original liquid. The first batch of 50,000 sold out in less than 9 months. It’s a collector’s item and a piece of history, and is not just another bottle of whisky – it’s a bottle of whisky with a story. $180 at TheShackletonWhisky.com

4. Magniflex 22-karat Gold Mattress – This stunning bedroom piece, noteworthy for the gold thread fibers woven into the ticking. Known for using unique fabrics, the exclusive Gold Mattress Collection adds royalty to the Magniflex product line. Known as a world leader in quality, comfort and innovation, Magniflex was founded over 50 years ago in a suburb of Florence, Italy, and today more than 35 million people in 76 countries sleep on Magniflex mattresses. Each mattress features a Memofoam core that is thermo-regulating, anti-bacterial, odor-proof, anti-stress, and customized to fit the comfort levels of the consumer. By adjusting the five-zoned memory foam construction as needed, each person can have a rich and restful sleep. $24,000 at Magniflex.com

5. Orogold 24K Men’s Aftershave Balm – Orogold’s main active ingredient – 24K Gold – is sure to make dad feel like a king. The 24K Men’s Aftershave Balm doubles as a hydrating moisturizer to soften and calm the skin while leaving it feeling nourished and ready for the day ahead. It is quickly absorbed, helps calm razor burn, and provides the skin with balanced moisture. Dad can use this product after shaving or before bed – no matter when he finds the time, his skin will feel “good as gold!” $128 at OrogoldCosmetics.com

6. Vine Vera Resveratrol Men’s Renewal Mask – If your dad considers sitting back and relaxing with a glass of wine his favorite way to wind down the week, Vine Vera’s Men’s Renewal Mask will soon be his skin’s favorite weekly routine. The main ingredient in every Vine Vera product is Resveratrol – an antioxidant with powerful anti-aging properties found in wine and the outer layers of grapes. This mask was specially formulated for men with extra vitamins and plant extracts to restore skin’s softness and hydration. Infused with Vitamins C and E along with Lemon Fruit Extract and Witch Hazel Extract to replenish the skin’s radiance, which can be lost from shaving and daily pollutants. $296 at VineVera.com

7. Junior Merino’s Bar Set -  The perfect set up for dad to become an at-home mixologist that comes with all the essential tools to make the ideal celebratory Father’s Day drink. Kit includes: Boston Shaker Trio, Jiggers, Wine Key, Fine Mesh Strainer, 4 Prong Strainer, Professional Bar Spoon, Serrated Knife, Muddler, Cutting Board, TLC Bar Towel. $189.95 at JuniorMerinostore.com

8. 18 Greatest Golf Book Collection – A series of luxurious and visually spectacular large format coffee table books as well as stunning framed art prints that will allow dad to relax and get lost in his favorite game even when he doesn’t have the time to make it out to the course. Perfect for Father’s Day since it aligns with the final round of the US Open, these large format golf books feature stunning photography of the most beautiful courses in the world along with in depth text and interviews with the greats of the game. Printed and hand-finished in Italy, the high definition and high density treatment of the photographs and illustrations in the 18 Greatest Golf Collection is truly mesmerizing, providing a more beautiful and accomplished collection than any other golf books on the market. Available in digital editions from Amazon and iTunes for $9.99. Large format hard cover books ($199) and framed prints ($189) at 18GreatestGolf.com.

9. ARTEMARE Wooden Beach Racquet Set – Exclusively designed for Bespoke Global, these hand-crafted racquets are designed with a stunning array of domestic and sustainably sourced exotic woods. The arrow also has a purple heart inlay, which is unique to this racquet. $315 at BespokeGlobal.com

10. MitoQ – In essence, their discovery of MitoQ restores CoQ to youthful levels and supports optimal health of the cell and its function, effectively rejuvenating the cell, improving energy synthesis and significantly reducing concentrations of damaging free radicals. MitoQ has been purposely designed to simplify your skincare regime. To truly rejuvenate your skin, simply apply MitoQ in the morning and again at night after cleansing and toning. MitoQ has a neutral fragrance, is hypoallergenic and is formulated to replace your moisturizer and deliver the antioxidant protection your skin requires to delay the skin aging process. With the daily use of MitoQ, skin will become firmer as new and increased collagen reformats and strengthens the skin’s structure. $185 at MitoQ.com

11. Pierick Smith Artwork , Classic Michael Jordan – This Pop-Pop, 3D sports art from Pierick Smith entitled “Gold Chains” features Michael Jordan from the 80s. MJ is flying high to make a spectacular dunk with his signature gold chains sparkling mid-air. $900 at PaintinManning.SquareSpace.com

12. Pure Fix Cycles The Echo – The Echo by Pure Fix Cycles is a colorful and quality-built fixed gear/single speed bicycle that allows the rider to cruise in style. $325 at PureFixCycles.com

13. Coyote Centaur Hybrid Grill – The Coyote Centaur Hybrid Grill is a one-of-a-kind 50” split hood stainless steel grill with two separate fire boxes. The grill includes two high-powered Coyote iBurners TM on one side for gas grilling and a commercial, fully adjustable charcoal and woodchip friendly tray for grilling or smoking on the other. $2,899 at CoyoteOutdoor.com

14. RED EMPEROR Spirit Cabinet – Whether your special Dad is a proper wine connoisseur or just likes to keep a few bottles around the house, the RED EMPEROR will become the boast of his collection and a tasteful focal point to the family living room (or Dad’s man-cave!) Hand crafted of 1.5″ thick solid elm and lacquered to a perfect antique-red finish, this uber-swank wine and spirits cabinet poses as a Qing Dynasty wedding cabinet, befitting an upscale home. Remove the fitted lynch pin and give the door a push, though – and Voila! A rotating inner chassis brings out the cabinet’s inner James Bond, revealing its secret identity as a fully functional home bar! Complete with space for up to 13 bottles of wine, 18 bottles of spirits, 12 wine glasses, 9 whiskey snifters or shot glasses, drawers and compartments for accessories, decanters and wine buckets, the RED EMPEROR also has a convenient countertop preparation area – handy when Dad’s on bartending duty. The RED EMPEROR is produced in limited edition and imported exclusively by native Aaron Landis, who lived in Asia for nearly two decades before bringing this distinctive item back home to the U.S. with him. $1,795 at OrientalWineBar.com

15. Cherry Excalibur Dehydrator – Dehydrating or “drying” is a technique that removes moisture from the food and preserves it. Fun and easy to use, Excalibur have been America’s top dehydrator since 1973. Excalibur’s patented Parallex Horizontal Air Flow and Hyperwave Fluctuation Technology, makes Excalibur units the most efficient heat/dry combination on the market. The unit’s adjustable Thermostat (95◦F to 155◦F) keeps the temperature range low enough to preserve active enzymes in fruits and vegetables, but high enough to meet safety standards for dehydrating product, such as meat for jerky. Ideal for families, hunters, crafters, for creating organic pet treats in volume and for in-home dehydrating businesses. $399.99 at ExcaliburDehydrator.com

16. Samsung 85” UHD TV – Samsung 85” UHD TV is one inch larger than the LG Ultra HD TV. The unit’s picture quality is significantly enhanced and there will be only 250 of them made worldwide. After the unit is delivered, Samsung VIP Service gives a class on the best way to use the set. Samsung UHDTV is voice and gesture (motion) controlled, which makes it even more unique. The unit also includes a premium bundle, including a Galaxy Note tablet that controls the set as well, a wireless keyboard, and 3D glasses. This extremely smart television also has an Upgrade Kit installed, which means that when Samsung enhances their GUI interface as they did in 2013, the customer won’t feel like they have something old as the unit upgrades its software. The ultimate television to have for luxury lovers! $40,000 at Abt.com

17. Sulwhasoo Moisturizing Fluid & Essential Skin Refiner – Sulwhasoo for Men, contains five essential ingredients hand selected out of 30,000 herbs to benefit men’s skin (cherry, red mushroom, Chinese skullcap, Japanese red pine and ginger). It is made with certified eco-friendly herbs. Sulwhasoo also uses steaming- a method to purify and induce proper efficiencies of Korean herb elements. The most precious prescription of Sulwhasoo created just for men and formulated to defy the essential cause of aging and to restore vitality to your skin. $60-$90 at Sulwhasoo.com

18. Hunt HBI 30 Yacht – “The Hunt HBI 30’ is an exciting toy for thrill-seeking dads. This innovative and cutting edge 30 foot center console is the ultimate water workhorse that also lets you zip around the lake or along the coastline with your friends in luxury and style. Perfect for towing water skiers, for tubing or diving/snorkeling, the HBI can double as a tender for larger yachts. Once you’ve had your fun in the sun, rinse off in the 6’ standing shower then kick back on the sun pad while enjoying a cold cocktail from the mini-bar complete with fridge and bottle stowage. Starts at $185,000, HuntYachts.com

19. CK One and Eternity Summer – CK One Summer captures the vivid rush of diving into the exotic world underneath the sea and exploring the unknown. This refreshing scent can be worn by both men and women. $48 at Macys.com

20. zChocolat – Life is like a box of chocolates but zChocolat lets you create your own delectably masterpiece. zChocolat takes the art of chocolate to a new level of personal expression – one of imagination, intelligence, and elegance – allowing the sender to express their feelings with ease and distinction. The chocolates arrive in a luxurious box and inside is personalized with an engraving of your name or business. And when he is done eating his chocolate the box can be used as a keepsake or heirloom piece. Dad will appreciate such a fine gift that will touch his heart and satisfy his sweet tooth. The perfect gift for the foodie who has an obsession for chocolate! $169.83 at zChocolat.com

21. Emeshel Y: For the Modern Man – A sophisticated scent perfect for the modern man. Emeshel Y is a sophisticated fragrance that is both elegant and modern. Created by Karine Dubreuil, it was designed to appeal to men who are masculine, refined and seductive. Karine has formulated the world’s most beloved fragrances such as scents for the house of Guerlain, Thierry Mugler, YSL and Gucci. By combining traditional elements with modern influences, the provocative fragrance is textural, nuanced and very sensual. $150 at Emeshel.com

22. Stellé Audio Couture, Pillar – The Pillar is designed to bridge the gap between home decor and technology. Its bold yet simple silhouette makes an elegant accessory from room to room while providing unparalleled sound quality. With an intuitive user interface, the Pillar pairs wirelessly to any Bluetooth device. No manual required! $349 at StelleAudio.com

23. Vespa GTS 300 i.e. – The Vespa GTS 300 i.e. is an uncompromising fusion of breathtaking performance, technical superiority and classic Vespa design. The GTS 300 i.e. has 12” alloy wheels, front and rear disc brakes and a liquid cooled engine with electronic fuel injection. $5,999 at VespaUSA.com

24. Honeywell AirGenius 5 Air Cleaner – A smarter and sophisticated way to clean the air! The Honeywell AirGenius 5 Air Cleaner takes the guesswork out of air purification with smart controls that do the thinking for you with five intuitive operation settings: Sleep, Germs, General, Allergen, and Max. Contemporary touch screen controls are intuitive and easy to use. Simply tap the setting that best addresses your needs and it will automatically adjust to draw particles in at the right setting to allow the appropriate filter dwell time, optimizing the filter efficiency for your personal air issues. Easy and low-cost to maintain – simply rinse the primary filter in a sink only 4 times a year. $239.99 at HoneywellStore.com

25. Panasonic Arc V ES-LV81 Men’s Electric Shaver – Designed with 30-degree-angle Nanotech blades and Lift-Tech outer foils to cut hair at its base, this shaver provides accurate precision every time. Along with the Multi-Flex pivoting head, the shaver glides uniformly along the contours of the face covering the chin, jaw line and sideburns while providing maximum comfort and closeness. The 5-blade cutting system is equipped with a fast, linear motor that operates at 14,000 cycles per minute for a smoother, cleaner shave. The wet/dry operation offers the convenience of shaving in the shower or solely with foam or gel. Additional features are below. $599.99 at Panasonic.com

26. Solid & Striped Shorts – Solid & Striped’s “California” short is a perfect mid-length short featuring a timeless slim fit and clean tailoring that doesn’t sacrifice comfort. With 100% quick drying Italian fabric, you can spend all day in these trunks from the pool to the lunch table to the tennis courts. $160 at SolidandStriped.com

27. Nautica Aqua Rush Gold – A bold fragrance created in the spirit of the authentic waterman, who has a passion for the water and an active lifestyle. Nautica Aqua Rush Gold, like its predecessor Nautica Aqua Rush, is a scent that embodies nautical adventure, and the exhilaration you get from being out in the water. The scent opens with a fresh burst of Lime, Pitanga and Seaweed Accord. These invigorating top notes blend with Pink Peppercorn, Waterlily and Jasmine Flower. The fragrance dries down to a blend of Vetiver, Amber and Sandalwood. $65 at Macys.com

28. Otis Batterbee Wash Bag – Harking back to the iconic days of flight travel, the new Axington collection from Otis Batterbee, takes its cue from the golden age of BOAC and Pan Am. The Axington collection of wash bags and travel accessories features rounded edges and proportions inspired by the vintage luggage and accessories of the 1970’s. The colour palate is also reflective of the era consisting of forest green, light camel, dark tobacco, classic black and chalk blue. Contrast chocolate piping and handles set the tone while the signature Otis Batterbee brown petersham band features across the collection. The Axington wash bag comes in two sizes; the large being perfect for the globe-trotting gent, the smaller being ideal for a weekend away. £95 at OtisBatterbee.com

29. Omega Vert VRT350 Juicer – A revolutionary product that features the high efficiency of a masticating style juicer in a vertical design. The Vert is designed to be compact, contemporary and productive. Most juicers process at a speed of 1,650 to 16,000 RPM, destroying many healthy enzymes and causing juice to degrade shortly after being extracted. The Vert VRT350 Low Speed Juicing System processes at 80 RPM, preventing oxidation and allowing juice to be stored for up to 72 hours without degradation. With the Vert form and function combine to give you the highest degree of extraction and the healthiest possible juice. The Vert VRT350 also features an innovative auto cleaning system that keeps the screen clear during juicing and increases its efficiency. The contemporary design is complemented by a virtually indestructible ULTEM juicing screen that will withstand heavy duty juicing. Ideal for fast pace commercial environments, this juicer combines a contemporary styling with the technology to cater to health conscious clientele. $379.99 at OmegaJuicers.com

30. Bespoke Global’s Peacock Backgammon Set by Alexandra Llewellyn – The male peacock’s fantastic plumage creates a beatific mural for the hand-painted inlay of Alexandra’s luxurious backgammon board. Made from zebrano wood, the board is enhanced by antique gold and black weighted aluminum playing pieces, rosewood dice shakers with leather-lined compartments, and precision-cut dice. $3,400 at BespokeGlobal.com

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1. RibbedTee T-Shirt – RibbedTee’s stylish line of undershirts bridge the gap between function and fashion. RibbedTee has advanced into the next phase of undershirt evolution by creating an extremely comfortable line that improves its function while simultaneously increasing the stylishness of the classic undershirt for a fit that men truly want to wear. Dads will love RibbedTee’s thin, breathable fabric that is uniquely designed to never come untucked, never bunch around the waistline and never lose its shape from wash to wash. Each shirt is constructed of a superior, breathable ribbed fabric that stays cool under pressure and will have men’s torsos thanking them! $18.50-$29 at RibbedTee.com. Special for Father’s Day: personalized monogramming up to 7 letters on left chest or left sleeve for only $5 per shirt for a truly custom and thoughtful Father’s Day gift!

2. Duo Personal Groomer – The dual-headed design of the Duo Groomer makes trimming around your ears, nose, neckline and eyebrows easier than ever. On one side, there’s a rounded head for nose and ear grooming. On the other, a flat trimming head for neckline, sideburns and eyebrows. Just flip the groomer to the desired end and start trimming. And with Duo Groomer’s precision blade system, you can get an “ouch-free” ultra-close trim without pinching or tugging your skin. No blades to change and no caps to lose. Duo Groomer’s unique design allows you to flip the groomer to the desired end, pull down the cap to reveal trimming head you want. $39.99 at Brookstone.com

3. Birchbox Man – This Father’s Day, we’re all about making Dad feel special and helping him make the most of his day by gifting him a Birchbox Man subscription. Birchbox Man will help Dad discover the latest in grooming and lifestyle products through monthly deliveries of samples, original editorial, and a handpicked online shop. In addition to exposure to cool, new grooming products, Birchbox Man includes a full-size lifestyle product in every shipment, ranging from cool barware to an old-school shoehorn – it’s the gift that keeps on giving! Starts from $60 subscription at Birchbox.com

4. MISSION Enduracool Instant Cooling Towel – Gift Dad the latest innovation in performance fabric technology for his outside fitness and home improvement needs. Ideal for all outdoor and sports-related activities, including working out, watching sporting games, gardening, home improvement, grilling and yard work, this range of outerwear is the perfect gift to keep him cool, safe and protected from the elements this summer. This towel is powered by patented Coolcore technology, and offers innovative, intelligent and sustainable cooling solutions to athletes and those who spend time outdoors – giving them the ability to feel cooler, go harder and enhance their performance. Made from a proprietary performance fabric that instantly cools to approximately 30 degrees below the average body temperature in under a minute when soaked with water, wrung out and then snapped it in the air to activate the cooling properties. The revolutionary, high-performance multi-yarn fiber absorbs and retains moisture into its fabric core, circulating the molecules while regulating the rate of evaporation to ensure an instant and prolonged “air conditioner” effect to cool Dad’s head, neck, shoulders and other pulse points. $14.99 at MissionAthleteCare.com

5. Demeter Pina Colada Cologne Spray – Enjoy the memory of pool side fun and island getaways with this delicious scent of Pina Colada. A true tropical blend of coconut and juicy pineapple that will take you away to paradise. $20 at Demeter.com

6. Demeter Pure Soap Cologne Spray – Want that “just got out of the shower scent”? Smell like a bar of suds all day long with this everlasting scent of freshness. This fragrance is great for staying fresh at the gym or any outdoor activity. Dad will love a gift that makes him feel clean anytime… anywhere! $20 at Demeter.com

7. Green kMix 2-Slice Toaster – Combining functionality with style, the compact De’Longhi kMix 2-slice toaster is the perfect gift to kick start Dad’s morning routine. Its stylish and colorful design makes a bold statement in any home kitchen. The toaster’s Peek & View function and variable browning control dial gives Dad the ultimate control, ensuring nothing is ever burned. The kMix toaster also features a defrost function, a bun warming rack and a crumb tray that makes cleaning an easy task. The De’Longhi kMix collection is available in 9 bright colors and includes a toaster, tea kettle, drip coffee maker, and an espresso maker, each of which features a durable die-cast aluminum exterior and stainless steel accents in a simple, iconic design. $99.95 at ShopDelonghi.com

8. VIZIO Razor LED 1080p 120Hz Smart HDTV – This Father’s Day, go big with VIZIO! The E-Series 70” Class Razor LED Smart TV is shattering the mold in a way only VIZIO can, with high-quality design and picture at the best value. Enjoy crystal-clear action and eye-popping images in 1080p Full HD resolution with 120Hz refresh rate with smooth motion. A slim frame design with ultra thin profile makes this a stunning entertainment centerpiece in any living space. VIZIO Internet Apps with built-in WiFi gives you instant access to a world of streaming movies, TV shows, music, and more – all at the push of a button on the smart remote with keyboard. $1,578 (now through Father’s Day) Free standard shipping while supplies last at SamsClub.com

9. Herbie’s Barbecue Spice Kit – Perfect gift for the backyard BBQ Dad! Enjoying the company of friends while lunch or dinner sizzles on the hotplate or griddle is what the weekend is all about, with the trusty foil-wrapped spud and the iceberg lettuce salad. The spice blends and recipes in this kit will stimulate your barbecue enjoyment with delicious flavors and aromas. Six premium grade spices and unique spice blends (Balmain & Rozelle Spice, Chermoula Spice Mix, Smokey BBQ Spice, 32 degrees Spice Mix, Ras el Hanout and Greek Seasoning) are in this kit specially designed for barbecues. Eight easy to use recipes are included for: Mediterranean Vegetables, Balmain (a Sydney suburb) Bikies (leather jackets coated in Balmain & Rozelle Spice), Smokey Barbecue Chicken, Chickpea Patties, Barbecue Bread Sticks and many more suggestions. $59 at WilliamsonWines.com

10. Picture Your Street Photo Frame – Picture Your Street TM on the wall of his den, office or man cave. They’ve traveled hundreds of miles to Picture Your Street and now you can hang one in your home! Each 5″x7″ picture is a beautifully photographed authentic U.S. street sign that features first names. Choose from nearly a thousand names to create the perfect personalized gift for Father’s Day. Each is double matted and professionally framed in black wood. Picture His Street today! PictureYourStreet.com

11. Mastrad’s Wine Pourer and Stopper – The perfect gift for wine lovers as it not only pours without drips, but keeps beverages fresh with a simple flip. Featuring a solid silicone spout and seal, this stylish accessory contains a top that closes to keep wine fresh. $19.99 at ShopMastrad.com

12. Movie Night Man Candle – It doesn’t matter what’s playing … the enticing aroma of hot, freshly buttered popcorn is the feature attraction. This candle is one of Yankee Candle’s newest fragrances in the popular Man Candle collection that took the country by storm last year. $27.99 at YankeeCandle.com

13. COREwheels – COREwheels brings strength and flexibility training to the next level. It provides specific toning exercises to sculpt the core as well as the upper body and improve flexibility through active stretches. By controlling the rolling handles, you engage your core with each movement, providing measurable results safely and quickly. $39.99 at SKLZ.com

14. Surfwashed Jersey Snap Polo – Bold summer colors make our men’s polo shirt a seasonal favorite. Enjoy the relaxed look and feel of a cherished summer favorite-in bright, seasonal summer hues-right from the start. Our Surfwashed process gently fades the color and softens the jersey fabric, lending these men’s polo shirts supreme comfort and an easy fit. Detailed with pinstriped woven fabric inside the neck and side vents. Self-fabric collar, hidden snap placket. $59 at Orvis.com

15. The KIND Cube – Be KIND to your body. Give the gift of health! When opened the KIND Cube sides cascade down into a stunning display of colors and flavors. Each KIND Cube contains a delicious assortment of 16 award-winning KIND bars along with a KIND card to pass the gift of giving on. $34.95 at KindSnacks.com

16. KRUPS BeerTender – The KRUPS BeerTender features integrated refrigeration to keep Dad’s beer the ideal temperature and provides Dad with a bar experience at home with the perfect pour of draught beer.  Serve up the ultimate brew experience.  KRUPS, the worldwide leader of kitchen appliances and Heineken, the leader in European Premium Imported Beer have partnered together to create the ultimate beer drinking experience at home. $149.99 at KRUPSOnlineStore.com

17. Fila Golf’s Americano Polo – Whether your dad is an avid golfer or just the average Joe, the Americano Polo from Fila Golf will have him standing out for his style, not just his swing. The moisture wicking and anti-bacterial performance technologies will keep him cool, dry and comfortable all summer long. $60 at ShopFilaGolf.com

18. Burger Stomper – A patented hamburger patty press that forms the perfect burger every time! Burger Stomper creates uniform, ideally sized patties that are just the right size for the bun, with attachments to create both 6oz burgers and 2oz sliders. Its ingenious design tightly forms the patty so it does not crack around the edges or fall apart on the grill, allowing it to cook evenly and stay juicy. Burger Stomper is a quick and easy way to prepare large numbers of equally sized burger patties for outdoor grilling or home entertaining! $28.95 at BurgerStomper.com

19. Fragrances of Ireland Patrick Men’s Cologne – A touch of Ireland in a bottle. This cologne gets it lively scent from a blend of the green and woody notes of fern, pine, oak moss, and patchouli. Named for Saint Patrick and packaged in a design influenced by the Book of Kells, a shining example of Celtic art, this fresh cologne is sure to inspire thoughts of the Emerald Isle. $39 at QVC.com

20. Prince_Purple Rain T-Shirt – Redbubble’s mission is to disrupt the mass market shopping experience, creating a marketplace that is synonymous with creative individualism. The site offers a diverse selection of more than nine million pieces of everyday art that have personality, wit, soul and meaning including apparel, photographic prints, canvas prints, posters, tech accessories, wall decals, tote bags, stationary, and more. Topping one million orders, Redbubble offers more than 225,000 around the world artists a means to connect with people in over 150 countries who are interested in art and design. $25.62 at RedBubble.com

21. Rhythm Superfood Texas BBQ Kale Chips – Rhythm Superfoods’ kale chips are the fastest way to get for busy dad to get his superfood fix. Mark Bittman, best-selling author and NY Times columnist, writes “Real Men Love Kale,” calling kale the perfect food to fuel an active day for men. Dad loves BBQ… Real men eat kale… Texas BBQ kale chips, anyone? $5.99 at RhythmSuperfoods.com

22. Obey Lionel T-Shirt – Redbubble’s mission is to disrupt the mass market shopping experience, creating a marketplace that is synonymous with creative individualism. The site offers a diverse selection of more than nine million pieces of everyday art that have personality, wit, soul and meaning including apparel, photographic prints, canvas prints, posters, tech accessories, wall decals, tote bags, stationary, and more. Topping one million orders, Redbubble offers more than 225,000 around the world artists a means to connect with people in over 150 countries who are interested in art and design. $21.54 at RedBubble.com

23. Bliss Softening Socks – If Dad is too tired to book a spa appointment, send the spa to him! Allow Dad to kick up his feet and relax this Father’s Day. He will get a ‘kick’ out of this pair of toe de-toughing, sole-smoothing, hardened heel-helping softening socks. They’ll leave feet feathery soft in just 20 minutes. $52 at BlissWorld.com

24. Grill Daddy Heat Shield BBQ tool Set – The ingenious Heat Shield BBQ Tools Set is a must-have for Dad’s grilling arsenal this summer, containing deluxe features that provide unmatched safety, handling and grilling comfort so Dad can effortlessly grill all summer! Each tool is equipped with Grill Daddy’s patented rotating heat shield hand guard which maintains continuous protection from flare-ups, searing grill heat, and burning hot food splatters. The most clever feature of the Heat Shield tool set is the ability to mix and match each tool with a specialty attachment for all grilling tasks. The set includes three tools (multi-purpose fork, over-sized spatula, sure-grip grilling tongs) a handy meat thermometer stored in the spatula handle and five specialty attachments (fish flipper, slider flipper, silicone basting brush, fork, and spatula). The Ultimate Father’s Day Gift for grill masters! $49.95 at BuyGrillDaddy.com

25. Soul 2 Soul Vintage Tim McGraw – Housed in a glass bottles stamped with a signature crest representing Tim and Faith’s unity. The fragrance opens with zesty Mandarin, invigorating Ginger Root and Lavender for a fresh, energizing impression. The heart is composed of sensual spicy notes or Cardamom Absolute and Cinnamon Bark blended with exotic Moroccan Orange Flower. The scent dries down to a rich base of Cedar Leaf, Tonka Bean Absolute, and Cashmeran. $24 at Kohls.com

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