- 21st June 2015 -
It’s that one day of the year when we celebrate our dear old Dads and treat them to at least 24-hours of feeling special and loved. He’s usually the unsung hero but not on this day!
But Dads sure are tough to buy for, aren't they? Well with Father's Day just around the corner, we've put together a selection of inspired ideas for fantastic fathers to save you the stress! Shopping for gifts to treat your Daddy Bear has never been easier!
Wooden iBed Tablet Holder (£15.75)
This wooden iBed tablet holder is perfect for treating dad to a nice breakfast with his favourite show. Also available in red, blue, and green too, so you can choose his favourite colour!
Why not treat Dad to a great gift and a Netflix night in with his favourite movies?
Prefer streams to streaming? Treks to tablets? Here are some great gift ideas for outdoors Dads that are sure to make him as a very happy bunny:
Fish Flask - Stainless Steel (£23.99)
The perfect accessory for fishing trips, this flask is great for making sure you have a wee nip while the fish have a nibble, why not personalise this great gift with a special engraving:
Tip:How about putting that flask to good use on a fishing or hill walking trip together? Fun way to spend quality time with Dad doing what he loves best!
Multi-tool Keyring (£17.50)
Make sure he's always prepared with this handy hammer multi-tool keyring. With pliers, wire cutters, a bottle opener, screwdriver, and even more, it's a terrific tool! He'll be just like James Bond when it comes to emergency escapes!
Bug Hotel (£14.99)
Encourage creepy crawlies to help pollinate Eco-Dad's flower garden with this great Insect Hotel that contains bug friendly bamboo tubes that they will love to hide in:
Vintage Head Gardener Badge (£3.95)
Green-fingered dads will love this vintage style Head Gardener badge. Let everyone know who's in charge!
Dad Likes a Drink!
If your dad likes a tipple, here are some great ideas to wet your whistle:
Down the Hatch Hip Flask (£29.99)
This fantastic flask is perfect for a cheeky dram, and the nautical design is sleek and stylish. The stainless steel finish is embossed with the text 'Down the Hatch My Old Friend':
Tequila Mockingbird Book (£9.99)
Mix up a masterpiece with Tequila Mockingbird. This literary cocktail recipe book is packed with great ideas and funny book puns:
Gentleman's Hardware Glasses (19.99)
These trendy whisky glasses are perfect for sampling a dash of aqua vita. With the Half Full / Half Empty design, Dad can sip in style:
Tip: Why not take Dad along to visit his favorite Whiskey Distillery. Sampling is optional! We like a nice Laphroiag, if you're buying.
Have-a-crack cook or kitchen whizz, if your dad is a real foodie then we've got the ingredients for a great gift:
Eat a Horse Pasta Measure (£6.99)
A rather novel way to get the perfect pasta portion, this I Could Eat A Horse tool is a true test of how hungry your Dad really is:
Bowler Hat Colander (£8.99)
Drain all those yummy ingredients like a true Brit with this comedy colander. Doubles as a great hat, as long as it's not full of food of course!
Hot Stuff Grow Your Own Chilli (£4.25)
Add a touch of spice to the kitchen with this great Grow Your Own Chilli Pepper kit. Just be sure not to touch those eyes!
Tip: Add some competition to Father's Day by challenging your dad to a Come Dine With Me style cook-off. Best meal wins, loser does the dishes!
Have you seen something you think he'd like? Head over to www.maiagifts.co.uk to order online, or visit our store at 21 Bath Street, Glasgow.
We have a wide range of Father's Day cards to finish off that great gift too!
WIN IT FOR DAD!
After all that shopping you must be hungry! Kick back with a pizza and slice your way to paradise with this brilliant bike pizza cutter - You can win one of three simply by liking our Facebook page. Winners will be chosen at random on the 19 June 2015.