Father’s Day Gift Ideas
PUBLISHED: 00:00 12 June 2014
Father’s Day needn’t mean another dodgy tie or pair of ‘funny’ socks. Show him you love him with something really special.
Light It Up
The perfect finishing touch for your chap’s man cave. Choose from letters and numbers in a range of stylish designs. The inspiration for these unique lamps lies in a passion for heritage and history, particularly the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s. Each letter and number pays individual homage to different eras, delivering a retro feel you’ll love. Highly versatile, the lamps can be used as floor, table or wall lights.
Graphic Collection No. 3 Lamp £2202 www.in-spaces.com
A real piece of history: a hand restored Soda Siphon from the ‘roaring twenties’ is a luxury artefact as well as a nod to one of the most fascinating and elegant eras of all time. These exclusive Sparklets Soda Siphons from New York, Paris, London and Berlin are restored by hand in Germany and each one arrives with full details of its unique history. Not only the year of production, but also the city it was built in and the place where it was found before the restoration are cited in the certificate of authenticity.
London Soda Siphon 750Euro. www.siphonmanufaktur.de
Original cover art from the first edition of classic novel The Catcher in the Rye, by J D Salinger.
A1 size poster £10.95 www.theliterarygiftcompany.com
Fancy A Snifter?
Beautifully crafted from mouth blown glass and standing on a lovely ash wood base this decanter set from LSA also includes 4 spirit glasses perfect for a wee dram.
Lotta Decanter Set £95 www.black-by-design.co.uk
Shaken, not stirred
The ultimate book on all things Bond. To celebrate 50 years of Bond films, EON Productions opened their archives of photos, designs, storyboards, and production materials to editor Paul Duncan, who spent two years researching over one million images and 100 filing cabinets of documentation. The result is the most complete account of the making of the series, covering every James Bond film ever made.
The Bond Archives £135 www.luxdeco.com
The new wireless speaker and audio systems make listening to your music easier and more pleasurable wherever you are. Boasting a wealth of wireless connectivity options, you can access your music wherever it is stored and then enjoy the beautiful acoustics from the new models, all packaged in the new stunning ‘definitive outline’ design concept.
SRS-X9 Wireless Speaker System £599 www.sony.co.uk