Every dad deserves a Father’s Day filled with love and adoration. This year we’ve got your gift ideas covered with everything from socks to bottle openers. These father-friendly items will be that superlative little something to show Dad just how much you appreciate him.
Bayou BBQ Cleaners
If your dad is a grill master, why not treat his prized possession to a state-of-the-art grill cleaning? The cleaning process will remove harmful carcinogens and charred food particles, and will make the grill look like new again by using only environmentally friendly and biodegradable cleaning products.
502 Leontine St.,
Whether Dad likes to crack open an ice cold Abita or a bottled Coca-Cola, these bottle openers will do the trick. Each opener is made from Major League Baseball bats and comes with a sticker signifying the player, the team and the date used.
For the dad who likes his “brown water,” gift him a bottle from the oldest continuously operating distillery in the United States. Buffalo Trace Distillery in Kentucky covers over 130 acres and is the most award-winning distillery in the world – and is owned by the Goldring Family of New Orleans. Find the perfect bottle at Rouses, which believes in buying local.
6117 Magazine St.
These Forage Haberdashery neck and bow ties are sure to make any man stand out. Choose from: orange; blue and green plaid; grey and white seersucker; tan and white stripes; or blue and white paisley.
Garden District Book Shop
2727 Prytania St.
If your dad is interested in history or in learning more about our city, owner Britton Trice suggests Improvising New Orleans by Lawrence Powell – there are even signed copies available for that extra-special touch.
6070 Magazine St.
Ensure Dad is up to date with the latest trend in menswear with these colored shorts and pants. The variety of styles and colors create the perfect gift for any man at any age.
102 St. Charles Ave.
These socks by V.K. Nagrani, sold exclusively at Rubensteins, are sure to jazz up Dad’s sock drawer. They are great for game day and come in black with gold fleur-de-lis, purple with gold fleur-de-lis, and gold with black fleur-de-lis. Each sock has “Who Dat Two Dat” written on the arch area.
Avery Fine Perfumery
527 Saint Joseph St.
If your dad could use a scent upgrade, try Pardon by Nasomatto. This Italian fragrance has notes of dark, unsweetened chocolate, a hint of cinnamon, as well as sandalwood.