For dads who take pride in their garden and outdoor space, they’ll get excited by the Husqvarna 115iL Strimmer.
Expert reviews by PriceRunner testers labelled it the best battery-operated cordless strimmer of 2021 when compared with 11 other models for its power and ability to cope with almost every challenge it faced.
This included trimming thick and dense tufts of grass and weeds.
Available from www.husqvarna.ie and Husqvarna stockists nationwide.
€190.00 excluding battery and charger, €280 including.
A Mother Reusable thermal bottle is a great gift for an eco-friendly father.
The thermal bottles feature eye-catching designs and are designed to keep drinks hot or cold for up to 24 hours, great if your dad wants a cold drink on a hot day driving the tractor.
A percentage of every sale is donated to the Eden Reforestation Projects. Available from www.motherresuables.com or in Avoca stores, Designist or Reuzi stores.
Prices start at €26.
Social enterprise Loaf Pottery creates pottery with a purpose.
All profits from Loaf Pottery are reinvested into the work of the NOW Group, a social enterprise that supports people with learning difficulties and autism into jobs with a future.
A beautiful, individual piece of ceramic art, Loaf Pottery’s mug collection is available in five colours - buttercup, blush, sage, sky and snow. Available from www.loafcatering.com/shop.
Prices start at €20.
Give your dad a giggle on Father’s Day with funny and beautiful cards from PropellerPrints.
These clever and playful cards, designed by Alex Jefferson of Irish company PropellerPrints, will definitely bring a smile to your dad’s face on Father’s Day, as you remind him he’s a good egg!
Available from www.propellerprints.com.
Prices start at €4.25 plus postage.
Irish company ELY at home offers the perfect gift for any foodie father.
They have teamed up with Irish producers such as L’art du Chocolat, The Wooded Pig and Graham’s Mustard; local makers Coolree Design and Burren Woodworking and local artists such as Duck Blue and Dublin Doodles to create a range of lovely gifts, delivered nationwide.
The business offers delicious gift boxes, such as their charcuterie and wine box for €60.
They also offer BBQ and meal boxes priced at approximately €50, perfect for Father’s Day, available for delivery within a 45km radius of their Maynooth shop to Meath, Kildare and Dublin.
Wine tastings via Zoom are also available for the true connoisseur.
Give your dad a taste of travel for Father’s Day with a gift hamper from Heart of Spain.
Family-run Cork shop Heart of Spain provides hampers with delicacies from small and artisanal family suppliers in the historic Spanish region Castilla y Leon.
The Castilla y Leon hamper priced at €100 features a generous selection of products from the region, including artisan chorizo, salchichon and gran reserve serrano ham, olives, spices, patês, wine and more and is the perfect way to say thank you to dad this Father’s Day.
Heart of Spain offers nationwide delivery or collection from its Cork shop. Visit www.heartofspain.ie.
Show your dad he did a ‘grape’ job raising you with a gift box from boxofwine.ie.
Boxofwine.ie was set up in 2020 by a group of friends after the hospitality sector and their livelihoods were almost wiped out by the pandemic.
The Father’s Day gift box is priced at €69.95 and includes a fine champagne or boutique wine, a luxurious natural shaving brush complete with creamy Dalkey handmade shaving soap, luscious Skelligs Chocolates, essential Father’s Day 'Best Dad' socks from Sock Society and a limited edition insulated tumbler for their Châteauneuf-du-’Papa’ or chosen tipple.
The company also offers a subscription service for monthly delivery of a bespoke wine offering for €55 per month, including free delivery nationwide.
Teeling has the perfect present for a whiskey lover in a range of different prices.
The Father’s Day Hamper retails at €100 and includes a bottle of Teeling's newly released Virgin Irish Oak Distillery Exclusive Whiskey with a personalised label, along with its World’s Best Dad Glencairn Whiskey glass, its beer collaboration with local producer DOT Brew, a Teeling Whiskey hip flask plus its world-famous Paddy Cap.
You can also buy a Personalised Distillery Exclusive for €65, with a personalised 'Happy Father’s Day' or 'World’s Best Dad' label, for example. Visit www.TeelingDistillery.com.
Go on an adventure with dad this Father’s Day on a wilderness break on wheels at Faithlegg.
Explore the wonderful Waterford coastline together, availing of beautiful beaches, the ancient east and 46km off-road cycling trail along an old railway line between Waterford and Dungarvan.
Get the perfect mix of the great outdoors, coupled with luxurious overnight accommodation with the Go Green getaway at Faithlegg, Co Waterford.
Go Green at Faithlegg is available from €350 and includes a two-night stay in luxurious accommodation, breakfast on both mornings and dinner on the night of your choice in the award-winning Roseville Rooms Restaurant.
Book online at www.faithlegg.com.
Support an Irish business for a fashionable father this year. Vaughan Shoes offers a range of strong and stylish gifts for different budgets, such as the Tommy Bowe Heatie in camel for €39.95 with free next-day delivery.
Find the full range at www.vaughanshoes.ie.
Lee Valley has a range of traditional and good-quality Irish fashion staples, from experience amassed in designing and manufacturing high-quality clothing in the village of Inchigeelagh, west Cork, since 1986.
Father’s Day gift ideas include the flannel grandfather shirt priced at €59.90, the Kerry brown herringbone tweed cap priced at €44.90, and the Kerry Woolen Mills organic wool socks at €19.95.
Find the full range online at www.leevalleyireland.com.