Stuff We Love: 6 Great Gifts for Father’s Day
Hook dad up with some vintage typewriter cufflinks or a portable charcoal grill.
Add a vintage touch to a formal occasion with these typewriter cufflinks [$26] from Rag Trader Vintage Reborn. Mix and match letters and symbols for a personal set.
Geoffrey Beene specializes in gifts that give back, including these silk ties [$55 each]. All of the company’s net profits fund research through the Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
Available at Macy’s, several area locations; macys.com
Give dad a flat-top wallet [$65] to add an air of sophistication in his daily life. It’s made of Horween Chromexcel leather and hand-cut, stitched and finished by Pittsburgh-based Homestead Supply Co.
Want to watch movies or display presentations from anywhere? The 85-Lumen pocket-sized HD projector [$299.99] can adapt to smartphones, laptops, cameras and even gaming consoles, projecting an 80-inch diagonal image.
Available at Brookstone, several area locations; brookstone.com
This folding portable charcoal grill [$49.95] works well for small cookouts in the backyard or while on vacation, and it comes with its own carry bag.
Available at Crate & Barrel, Ross Park Mall, 1000 Ross Park Mall Drive, Ross Township; 412/630-8001, crateandbarrel.com
This 5-liter aging barrel [$125] holds seven bottles of whiskey, gin or rum; 2-liter barrels [$75] hold two bottles, and customized barrels are also available. The small size speeds up the aging process, allowing you to enjoy your drink all the more quickly.