Father’s Day gift ideas that he will actually like (and use)

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  • From colognes and bikes to tents and books, here's a guide to help you shop for the number one man in your life this Father's Day...

    Father’s Day is fast approaching, falling this year on Sunday 20th June, and as usual, there are ripples of panic sweeping the nation.

    Few things are more stressful than the selection of a Father’s Day gift – buying something special for someone you’ve known your whole life and not to mention raised you. How can you say thank you for all of that with a book?

    Well, you can’t really to be honest, but you can still make a sweet gesture. That’s where we come in.

    Samsung Galaxy Active2 stainless steel smart watch, £349, Selfridges
    The Samsung Galaxy Active2 stainless steel smart watch is the perfect gift for a sporty tech-loving father, made from military-grade materials, tracking you workout and heart rate from your wrist.

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    Aesop Rome City Kit, £55, Liberty
    Aesop’s travel kit is perfect for the jet setting father, featuring facial cleanser, toner, hydrator, blue chamomile facial hydrating masque, lip cream, body cleanser and body balm.

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    Google Nest Mini Hands-Free Smart Speaker (chalk), £49, John Lewis
    This second generation Google Nest powered by Google Assistant connects to your Google Home App and can do everything from answer your questions and give news updates to play music.

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    Acqua Di Parma Colonia Futura aftershave balm 100ml, £61, Selfridges
    Acqua Di Parma Colonia Futura aftershave balm is the perfect gift for a father who loves pampering, with top notes of bergamot, grapefruit, lemon, pink pepper, base notes of vetiver and heart notes of clary sage and lavender.

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    This year is especially tricky for present buying due to the global pandemic that stopped a lot of the world seeing their fathers last year.

    Father’s Day 2021 is not just about this year, it’s about the year we missed so there’s pressure to up your present-buying game.

    Don’t panic. We’ve done all of the hard work for you this year, compiling a list of dream Father’s Day presents, no matter his style, age or your budget.

    Whoever he is, we’ve got him covered, so sit back and browse our top Father’s Day gift ideas and spoil the top man in your life…

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