Want him to really like his present this Christmas? A gift from this list should do the trick.
The man who fancies himself a rock star will love this guitar case by Berluti. The case in Venezia leather has a galuchat shoulder pad, while the guitar strap comes in Toro leather, with a choice of alligator or galuchat details that you can order.
Is dad a Star Wars fan? Give him these special edition Star Wars shavers by Philips that have been launched to tie in with Star Wars: The Last Jedi, which will be released at year-end. The new range of shavers incorporates design elements that resemble the different characters from the Star Wars movie.
For the planner
He is old-fashioned and would rather jot things down in a notebook than type them into his electronic device. Pick a classic leather diary or a time planner by kikki.k for him. The best part is you can personalise the gift by having his name embossed on the leather.
Hip flasks may be as old-fashioned as pocket watches. But when fashioned by Berluti, they become a work of art you can carry. This whiskey flask is cast in silver plate and comes in a handcrafted sheath of dark amber Mogano Venezia leather.
Life’s a beach
Ermenegildo Zegna’s Beachwear collection is a mix of boxer shorts, tailored swim trunks, boat neck shirts and towels. The items in this sporty and chic collection come in colours that range from solids to prints and patterns that will make any man the centre of attention.
Hermès takes skateboarding to a whole new stylish level. Imagine doing your acid drops and flip tricks with this amazing piece of sport art. This is a gift for all Tony Hawk wannabes out there.
Ties that bind
Neckties still make the best Christmas stocking filler, especially if your man uses it as part of his daily work attire. There are a million tie designs in various prints such as polka dots, florals and geometric prints. Look no further than this 7cm tie in silk twill by Hermès.
Ermenegildo Zegna goes beyond formal suits this year-end with the launch of the Zegna Toyz Collection. The collection features a wide range of home, travel and gaming products all made from Pelle Tessuta leather, an innovative woven leather fabric comprising extremely thin strips of micro leather in place of fabric yarns. The “toyz” consist of a selection of leisure and entertainment travel games, which include a domino set, playing card set and game cube.
This article appeared in Issue 807 (Nov 27) of The Edge Singapore.