Fashion, tech, experiences and food gifts for Father’s Day
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It’s Father’s Day on Sunday 19th June. To mark the day, we’ve put together some of the most inspired ideas for gifts, food and drinks at Ealing Broadway.
From the best independent places for lunch and brunch via tech gifts, men’s grooming, spring/summer 2022 fashion trends and original ideas for presents, here’s your go-to guide to making this Father’s Day one to remember.
Lunch, brunch and dinner ideas
Image provided by Bread Street Café
Fancy a day out? Or a night off? Whether you’re making it a family occasion or are parents escaping for the day, Ealing Broadways has a huge array of cafes, fast food and restaurants. For noodles, bao and sushi, head to Itsu, Wagamama or Wasabi; for coffees and pastries, pop into Starbucks, Costa Coffee or Bread Street Cafe. You can also enjoy bubble tea, pretzels and more as you shop.
Newly opened Arise Coffee has some delicious brunch items.
Father’s Day fashion buys
Some of the biggest trends in menswear for summer 2022 are classic pieces (cardigan, tapered trousers) mixed in with bright blast of tropical colours, long shorts for summer and loafers alongside pristine old-school sneakers. With the wedding calendar back in full swing this year, he might also be in need of a new suit (textures and tonal shades are leading the way this season).
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For sharp tailoring, head to Marks & Spencer for suits, ties and shirts and for this season’s breakout pieces such as neon T-shirts and colour blocked hoodies then H&M, River Island and Primark have you covered.
If you’re looking for sneakers, Foot Locker and JD Sports feature adidas, Nike and more while Clarks remains a go-to for enduring smart boots, shoes and sandals for men. Marks & Spencer is also the inspired place to find wardrobe essentials such as neat polo shirts, lightweight summer trousers and sliders while H Samuel has beautiful watches for every style. If he’s after workout wear, sports accessories or trainers, pop into Decathlon.
Tech gifts for him
Back in April, Apple announced the updated iPhone SE, Mac Studio, Mac Studio Display and an upgraded iPad Air while the new Beats Fit Pro are ideal for runners. Samsung has also recently launched the Galaxy S22 and S22+ that feature dynamic cameras with advanced intelligent image processing and the first-ever 4nm processor on a Galaxy smartphone. EE&BT, iEmpire, O2, Three and Vodafone all offer incredible deals.
Original gifts for Father’s Day
For coffee machines, Amazon Echos or Bluetooth stereos, Argos has a huge range of gift ideas for Father’s Day 2022. Be inspired by the interiors and games of Tiger, pick him one of this year’s must-read books from Waterstones – or, if he’s green-fingered – independent store Greenka do an array of plants for inside and out while Leonidas is the place to pick up luxury Belgian chocolate with his name on it. Also don’t miss Art House Ealing where you can discover original art from London-based artists for framing or bespoke commissions.
Grooming gifts for Father’s Day
Image provided by The Body Shop
If he wants to reboot his skincare regime, The Body Shop do vegan-friendly argan soaps, hair styling and Pamper Me Please Face Mask Kits while Boots and Superdrug are always great stores for shaving kits, body washes and Father’s Day special offers. Or treat him to a manicure or facial at one of Ealing Broadway’s independent beauty services.