Holiday season is officially here. We want to take the stress out of shopping for you so we’ve narrowed down our favorite gifts for Dad. Here is our Holiday Gift Guide for Dads 2018.

STYLISH DAD:

Stylish Dad

Pura D’or Beard Oil ($11.99)Buy It

PURA D’OR Beard Oil is specially formulated with 100% organic oils and extracts that soften, condition and strengthen beard hair, while relieving dry, irritated skin. The lightweight formula is quickly absorbed into coarse beard hair helping to smooth and hydrate even the most unruly beards.  Packed with pure Argan and Jojoba Oils, this skin-quenching formula helps to moisturize, shields and eases irritated and chapped skin. Free from harsh chemicals, environmentally responsible, hypo-allergenic, vegan, and cruelty free.

Product Highlights:

  • 100% Pure Blend of Natural Oils and Extracts
  • Made with Renewable Energy
  • Cruelty Free
  • 100% Organic Ingredients
  • Hypo-Allergenic
  • Vegan

Savane Men’s Flat All Over Mini Print Shorts With Belt ($54)Buy It

After wading through a busy work week, kick back and relax in one of the coolest pair of shorts you’ll find with removable knit belt. Whether it’s to the store or that island you’ve been dreaming of visiting, Savane select edition, which is a collection of limited styles made for everyday wear, will take you anywhere you want to go.

JORD Wooden Watch ($159)Buy It

Your man will make a statement with this classic and fashionable piece. Made of high quality Dark Sandalwood & Obsidian Carbon, this is one gift he will be sure to love.

The Delmar series was designed to be familiar with just enough funk to remind you to celebrate the unique quirks that make you, You. The absence of light in their Dark Sandalwood & Obsidian Delmar creates pure shadow style, perfect for those who chase the moonlight.

Dango Products D01 Dapper Wallet ($69)Buy It

The Dango D01 Dapper Wallet was designed for the sophisticated individual with an edge. We wanted to incorporate clean lines with contrasting materials and textures. From the boardroom, to a night out on the town, to a cruise down the coast, the Dapper Wallet is there by your side and has your back. Yeah it’s a mouth full of stuff, but it comes together neatly in one sleek package.

Features:
  • Handcrafted and Made in USA
  • Designed to hold up to 12 cards (business or credit cards) RFID blocking.
  • Keeps your information secure. Made from 6061 aerospace grade CNC’d aluminum, weighs just over 2 ounces.
  • Built in bottle opener
  • Genuine top grain leather that is secured to the Dango Wallet chassis with mil-spec bolts. Super slim profile. Just over 0.3 inches thick when 6 cards are inside of the wallet.
  • TSA compliant
  • Compatible with MT02 Multi-Tool (sold separately).

FOODIE DAD:

Foodie Dad

Whiskey Wedge by Corkcicle ($17.95)Buy It

Hello whiskey. Goodbye watered-down.

Take the edge off with Whiskey Wedge, the artful way to perfectly chill, but not water down your favorite spirits. It’s perfect for sipping whiskey,  bourbon, tequila or scotch. During freezing, the ice forms a wedge shape on one side of the glass. When you pour a drink, this wedge melts slowly to helps retain your drink’s full favor.

The Bro Basket Ultimate Whiskey Sampler ($99)Buy It

Can you think of any guy that doesn’t like a shot of whiskey now and again? Of course you can’t – And that’s exactly why we put together this amazing whiskey sampler gift basket. We could have kept it simple with a bottle of Jack and some whiskey stones, but instead, we’ve upped the ante by adding in every whiskey worth trying—and trust us, we have tried them all. Packed in a reusable BroBasket tin that can be used for storage and organization (or if he needs to hide his booze at work), this whiskey tasting gift set is sure to make you his favorite gift giver, ever!

The Contents:

2 – Popcornopolis Gourmet Flavored Popcorn
1 – Brookside Chocolate covered goody with fruit flavored centers.
1 – BroBasket 11oz tumbler – in case you need to make a drink right then and there
1 – BroBasket Reusable Tin

The Booze

1 – Bottle of MaCallan Double Cask 12 year (50ml) – The extra special double cask version of the classic single malt MaCallan scotch
1 – Bottle of Johnnie Walker Red label (50ml) – One of the best selling blends in the world
1 – Bottle of Johnnie Walker Black label (50ml) – Oh so shhhmookey
1 – Bottle of Glenlivet 12 year (50ml) – One of the most famous malts in the world
1 – Bottle of Glenfiddich 12 year (50ml) – The worlds most awarded single malt
1 – Bottle of Jameson Irish Whiskey (50ml) – THE Irish Whiskey
1 – Bottle of Makers Mark Bourbon (50ml) – The quintessential bourbon whiskey
1 – Bottle of Woodford Reserve (50ml) – One refined american whiskey
1 – Bottle of Bullet Bourbon (50ml) – So old, smooth and strong Wyatt Earp used to drink this stuff!
1 – Bottle of Knobb Creek (50ml) – Bourbon at its finest

The Freebies

1 – Card with your special message

Brooklyn Slate Cheese Board ($29- $48)Buy It

Available in natural black or red slate, these cheese boards offer a distinctive surface for serving cheeses, charcuterie & hors d’oeuvres. Sourced from their family slate quarry in upstate New York, each rustic yet sophisticated cheese board features a natural edge and is packaged with a burlap bag, soapstone chalk for writing on your board, and anti-slip padded feet. Dishwasher safe

BroteinBox ($39.99/month)Buy It

Monthly subscription box for the health conscious.

Their goal at BroteinBox is to help you discover new protein-packed snacks and live a stronger and healthier life. They know that finding delicious and healthy snacks can be hard to do, so they’ve taken the work out of it.

Hungry Fan Fangating Thermal ($39.95) – Buy It

This is the ultimate tailgating tool (and is great for camping too) using insulation to maintain the inside temperature, this product can slow cook your food on the way to the tailgate without any plug-ins needed. It can also keep food hot off the grill warm and can even be used as a cooler, keeping the contents inside cold. It’s also great for potlucks (note: Does not contain pot/dutch oven).

  • Slow cook food without plug-ins, fire, or batteries: Make roasts, bbq, casseroles, rice even yogurt
  • Bring food to temperature, place pot/dutch oven in the thermal bag, your dish will continue to cook
  • No electricity, fuel, without plug-ins, fire, or batteries needed
  • Keeps food & beverages cold for hours – keeps food & beverages hot for hours
  • Great for traveling, parties and tailgating: Makes transporting food a breeze

TECH DAD:

Tech Dad

DJI Mavic Air ($799)Buy It

Ready to take flight? The Mavic Air is the perfect drone for newbies wanting to take great photos and video.

The Mavic Air is the most portable DJI drone to house a 3-axis mechanical gimbal, with its angular vibration range reduced to 0.005°. Set in a triangular formation, gimbal dampeners help create even steadier shots. In addition to Horizontal, Vertical, and 180° panoramas, the Mavic Air stitches 25 photos together in just eight seconds to create crystal-clear 32 MP Sphere panoramas. The Mavic Air shoots video at an incredible 4K 30 fps, recording at 100 Mbps to capture every second with UHD quality.

SYLVANIA SMART+ (prices vary)Buy It

Smart home automation is quick and easy with SYLVANIA SMART+ lights and accessories. Our growing smart lighting portfolio incorporates over 20 different products including smart decorative outdoor lights, every day light bulbs, and accessories to complete your setup. With both Bluetooth and ZigBee smart lighting options, you can add SYLVANIA SMART+ lights and accessories to your existing smart home automation system, or begin your smart home journey with just a light bulb and your phone. Learn more.

Hum by Verizon ($29.99 0r $69.99 + monthly service fee)Available at Verizon stores or Online

This holiday season, give your loved ones a win-win gift that will revamp their ride and keep them safer on the road no matter where their travels take them.

Hum by Verizon is an aftermarket connected car system that provides key information and empowers drivers in just about any vehicle. It’s perfect for parents, new teen drivers, young adults, or just about any safety-minded driver looking for a no-fuss, effective upgrade to their car.

Simply plug the device into the car’s OBD II port and use the Hum app to monitor vehicle diagnostics, location and driving behavior. And, if your friends or family are ever in a dangerous situation, Hum will easily connect them with roadside assistance and send emergency services if a crash is detected.

ADVENTURE DAD:

Adventure Dad

SKI SOULS Ski Trip ($1,900 – $3,450 per person)Book It

SKI SOULS is a speciality travel company that organizes luxury ski and snowboarding trips for friends and solo travelers. 2019 trips include journeys to Telluride, CO in January; Vail, CO and Park City, UT in February; and Whistler Blackcomb, BC in March. SKI SOULS’ week-long adventures include luxury hotel accomedations with full breakfasts, ski passes, mountain tours, group activities, skiing or snowboarding for all abilities. Included activities on ever SKI SOULS trip, aside from group meals at hand-picked restaurants and happy hour, vary with the group’s interest and have included snow-tubing, local brewery tours, fat-tire biking and sleigh rides.

Travelers make new friends on the mountains and have fun together après ski.

GroPro Hero 7 ($399.99)Buy It

The newest in the GoPro line up.

Meet HERO7, the perfect camera for adventures big and small. It’s built tough and totally waterproof—just grab it and go for it. Smooth 4K video and vibrant WDR photos make every moment look amazing. GPS lets you track how fast, high and far you went. With an intuitive touch screen, it’s simple to jump right in and get great shots. Plus, your photos and videos move right to the GoPro app for easy sharing . From beach days to vacays to good times with the family—capture your life in a fresh new way with HERO7.

Get stunning 4K video that’s as amazing as the moment itself. You can also shoot time lapse videos to turn longer events into short, shareable moments.

Rugged + Waterproof. Share experiences you can’t capture with your phone. HERO7 is tough, tiny, totally waterproof—and up for any adventure.

PolarPro FiftyFifty GoPro Dome ($49.99)Buy It

Looking for a cool GoPro accessory to take the underwater photos up a notch?

The PolarPro FiftyFifty was designed so you can capture creative split-level photos and videos. The FiftyFifty pushes water away from the camera lens so it can capture what is under and over the water line. It is compatible with the GoPro Hero6 / Hero5 Black camera only. The latch system allows you to quickly and securely install your GoPro Hero7 / Hero6 / Hero5 from the Dome. Designed using our same filter optics, you can be assured your footage will be crystal clear. The FiftyFifty comes with a grip that will also float your camera when using the dome. The Hero7 / Hero6 / Hero5 Black installs right into the port, so you do not need any extra housings. Capture new and creative over/under shots with the PolarPro FiftyFifty.

PADI eLearning Gift Pass (starting at $179)Buy It

For the gift of a truly unique experience, you can gift a PADI eLearning Gift Pass, and get your loved one a step closer to their scuba certification. The PADIeLearning Gift Pass allows first-time divers to begin their scuba certification with PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) at their own pace and schedule, since we know life gets busy—you can log in from the comfort of your snuggie, whenever and wherever and begin. Once eLearning is completed, they’ll be ready to visit a local or destination PADI training center to complete the certification process. No two dives are ever the same; so with over 6,500 PADI Dive Centers and Resorts located around the world, a PADI scuba certification will be a gift that inspires adventures for years to come.

NOTE- a PADI scuba certification is accepted world-wide and does not expire.

Brush Hero (prices vary)Buy It

Featured on Shark Tank earlier this year, this revolutionary detailing tool features a rotating brush head that harnesses the power of an ordinary garden hose to clean the truck, cycle, grill…even the dog! No matter the mess, Brush Hero’s unique design makes it the ultimate weapon to win the war on muck:

* Tough on dirt, gentle on surfaces
* Navigate tricky, hard-to-reach spots
* Cut grease, grime and dirt in record time

 

I received some items to review, all opinions are my own.