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Father's Day Gifts

by Myron Mariano

Cordura Jean

Behold: The last pair of jeans he'll ever need—literally. These durable denim pants trades of-the-moment rips and tears for a timeless, clean look. $100; swrve.us

Reverb Jacket

This wind- and weather-resistant jacket, crafted from 100 percent recycled poly double weave fabric, is the ideal layering piece for most urban situations. The pop of color in the collar exudes an edgy finish. $180; nau.com

Chip Shot Polo

An anti-stink technical polo that he will love to wear in the greens and beyond. Its sweat-wicking fabric is engineered to feel like it's a well-worn T-shirt. The Lycra fiber gives a bit of stretch and shape retention. $88; lululemon.com

Caffeinated Shaving Cream and Aftershave

On top of being an antioxidant, caffeine is also a vasoconstrictor. This means that it will help reduce the appearance of redness. And if there's a bathroom ritual where this helps immensely, it's taking a sharp blade to his skin. $15.99; target.com

Body Scrub and Wash

This 2-in-1 cleanser is a moisturizing cocktail of antioxidants and extracts that are designed to nourish and smooth his skin. Paraben- and phthalate-free, and is not tested on animals. $7.99; marloweskin.com

Outside Flip-Flop

Get him to treat his dogs with these sandals. Not only do they look great, they have ample arch support and a shock-absorbing heel cup. $59.95; superfeet.com

Merino Wool Socks

Comfortable as well as breathable, these socks will hug the contours of his feet and will stay put the entire day. $17.99; fitssock.com


Lazy summer picnics do not have to happen at campgrounds—an equally memorable gathering of friends and family over shared food can be had in one's backyard or on a rooftop. This bamboo table folds for easy storage and transport. $70; rei.com

Vermont Luxury Rental

Go on a quick weekend getaway—he deserves it. Eastaway, a 128-acre luxury retreat in the town of Woodstock, Vermont, is a study in relaxed elegance. Choose to stay in their well-appointed rooms, or take him on a tour of the town's local breweries and farm-to-table restaurants. eastawayestate.com

Brut Organic Champagne

Toast his accomplishments—being an awesome dad chief among them—with a glass of the bubbly, made from 100 percent organically grown grapes. The vineyards that produce this champagne are in compliance with the USDA's organic certification program and are monitored by the California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF). $14.99; korbel.com

Beverage Cooler Cube

Barbecue-loving fathers will enjoy bringing this backyard bartender anywhere the grill is being fired. The cooler features a drop-down beverage tray, bottle opener, and side- and back mesh pockets. $49.95; mountainsmith.com

Organic Pale Ale Beer Brewing Kit

Pops a beer lover? Have him make his own! This easy-to-brew kit has the ingredients to make a gallon of pale ale. $14.95; breworganic.com

Organic Spice Kit

The kit contains 13 organic herbs and spices, guaranteed to add zing to any dish. After all, a pinch of spice is enough to bring out the foodie in anyone. $29; restorationhardware.com

Pint Glasses

These BPA-free glasses are stackable and durable for both hot and cold beverages. The best part, however, is that they don't sweat, thanks to their TempShield technology. $24.95 each; hydroflask.com

Campfire Cutting Set

Give your dad a chance to show off his culinary skills outdoors with this prep set from Primus. The knife is flexible to use as a filet knife, yet weighty for bigger proteins. $69.95; rei.com

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