Christmas Gift Guide 2010 *Part Six* - For The Dad Who Is Enjoying His Silver-Fox Years!

Thursday, December 9, 2010

Atlas of Remote Islands for his passion to travel and explore the world ($28)


Nintendo ($129.99) and Brain Age Game ($18.82) as he likes to keep his mind sharp!

Beatles Box Set ($147.99). We used to listen to them together:)

Cozy slippers as he always says how important it is to keep your feet warm. ($89.95)

Magnifying glass, so he can enjoy the morning newspaper more. ($25)

One of his favourite quotes framed for his office or for the wall. (prices vary depending on the size and type)

Authentic typewriter key cufflinks from the 20`s, 30`s and 40`s before they were replaced with plastic keys. ($95)

Sheep's tie ($62.56)

Rocky box set ($176). His all time favourite!

Customize keychain ($48) to show him how much he means to you:)

A beautiful new spool scarf ($48)

Ps: For previous parts of our exPress-o Christmas Gift Guide 2010 check here. xoxo

46 comments:

A La Mode et Plus! said...

Great gift ideas! I really like the idea of framing his favorite quote for the office.

e.day said...

okay i'm kind of obsessed with the beatles complete set. that is truly amazing. and the magnifying glass is super funny! i love it, and i'm sure my dad would think i was crazy.

Sara Bentley @ Purses Pastries Etc... said...

The slippers and the tie would be perfect for my dad! And I wouldn't mind that Brain Age game myself ;)
Hope you're having a great day!!

im zoe said...

that knitted tie is just amazinh, my brother would adore that!
And those slippers look so cosy. such a great collection of gift ideas.

Zoe x

Diana Mieczan said...

e.day...hahaha..I was talking to my dad the other day on the phone and he was telling me that he has the hardest time reading the small newspaper print these days..hahah...SO, I got him that magnifying glass:)

Jasmine Lee said...

love these gift ideas. The type writer key cufflinks are great and that custom key chain is so cute!

xoxo,jaz
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Melissa Blake said...

These are great ideas, diana!

Hadassah said...

A great list! I do not know what I want to win. I think my mom will give me a shoe (she gives me that every year lol)

Chapstick Fanatic said...

i want that beatles box set for myself!

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A Lot Like Fashion said...

I love the unique set of gifts! :) Might have to look them up myself!
Great blog!
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ag. said...

Those slippers look SO comfortable!

I can never go wrong with getting my Dad a tie!

Full Cup said...

What a great list. My favorite items are the cozy slippers and the Rocky boxset. Although, I may end up wanting to keep both for myself. Ha! I loved watching Rocky as a kid and those slipper sure look comfy! Thanks for posting.:)


xo,

Molly Jane

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Sandy a la Mode said...

i have a nintendo DS and i love it!!! i bring it with me on all plane rides, it makes the time go by soo fast! my favorite game is zookeeper!

Bella @Bellgetsreal said...

the Atlas just stoled the show for me...Perfect for the hubby and his travel bug. Stocking here it comes.

Shalane said...

Great ideas! That brain game looks like alot of fun!
xoxo
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grace said...

great guide!
my favorite is the personalized key chain. anything that you can personalize is a great gift!

bicocacolors said...

these are really good ideas,
but please please pleeeeese...
could you give great ideas to gift to the sisters in law??

TheChambrayCountess said...

I love your choices! I think if I bought my dad a magnifying glass he'd try to wallop me, though ;)

Sara Szatmary said...

The brain age game looks cool! I'd even like to play!

Diana Mieczan said...

bicocacolors...sure!!! I will post a sister in-law gift guide early next week:)

Marie said...

Nice picks!:D

Brain Age is a fun game.:D

***** Marie *****
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La Feem said...

Fabulous gift ideas for the dads, your good! Those cuff links are amazing! xo

this free bird said...

mmmkay? i got the chef those slippers last year and he is due for a new pair. they are a sure fire hit!!

xo,
c

Diana Mieczan said...

Molly, I also watched Rocky as a child...Such a great memory:)

Jessica said...

Great ideas! I love the cuff links!

Brittany H. said...

That Atlas travel book is so nice. I want that for myself. Great idea girl.

X,
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FRANKIE HEARTS FASHION said...

This is a fab list doll! Those slippers are perfect and that key chain will melt the heart of any daddy!! xo

The Red Umbrella said...

Great stuff! I like the quote idea.
And the typewriter cufflinks!

its simple love said...

I love these ideas! I actually got my husband some vintage type writer cufflinks for Christmas! I can't wait to give them to him!

Rachael

Ana Degenaar said...

Such a lovely list! My dad would love those shoes!

PearlsAndGreenTea said...

Haha...I love the magnifying glass! I taught my parents how to do Sudoku and they're obsessed now! Good for the brain. :)

jiye
pearlsandgreentea.blogspot.com

Diana said...

My dad is the hardest person to shop for! Rocky box set is a great idea!

heidi adnum said...

Great finds!

Nicole Jeannette said...

Ah! I love the "My Daddy Is My Superhero!"

SO CUTE!

Chiara said...

Love these gift ideas!!! Might just use it as inspiration for the secret santa gift I need to get for a colleague at work...
xoxo

Jen said...

Slippers are on my dad's wish list every year! Guess what he's getting again this year?? ;-)

Jude said...

I adore these! I'm eternally struggling for great guy ideas and these are so perfect - thank you!(Actually, I kind of want that awesome book of islands and those cozy slippers for myself, heehee :)

Lisa Michelle Cifuentes said...

Great list! My dad is so hard to shop for and I always feel so uncreative when buying him gifts. These are good suggestions, I think he would love the Beatles collection and those cozy slippers!

Marissa said...

Haha - my mom and I just got my dad Ugg slippers for his birthday, and he loves them. Brain Age would be perfect for him, too. He loves puzzle games and, frankly, he's old!

Marissa said...

Jeez, girl! I just noticed your almost up to 800 followers. Congrats!

Charlotte Elise Jay said...

CUTE post :)

I was just thinking ooo what small presents can I get for my bf!

Its like you were reading my mind!!

char x

Guinevere said...

Forget Dad, I want that magnifying glass... and I love Brain Age!

*ahem* This is why my gift shopping always ends with me having lots of new things... :)

Anonymous said...

I love the quote idea! Thanks, Diana

Poppies and Sunshine said...

These gifts are really great. I almost expected that Beatles collection to be a lot more. I think it's a pretty decent price for all their music!

little t said...

I adore that keyring!

Yvette said...

What a great christmas guide! Deffinitely going to use some ideas!
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