Every father has preferences when it comes to Father’s Day. Some fathers love delicious treats, others prefer practical and proven gifts. Give dad the gift of listening, your time, and something he truly appreciates. Make a home run with the following gift selection and make Father’s Day a day that your father, uncle or grandfather feels special.
Mammut hand-washing and detail salon
Car wash and detail – Dad will love pampering himself on Father’s Day, namely for his car. The Mammoth Hand Car Wash & Detail Salon at Peachtree Corners, owned and operated by Atlantan Ted Marcus, handwashes every car and visit; no tunnel or machine to wash your car, just good old fashioned professionals to do the job. They even offer a 72-hour rain wash guarantee in case Mother Nature doesn’t join in. Buy a gift card at their location or online and it will be mailed. Get Dad a Father’s Day Car Wash, www.mammothdetail.com
Vintage barber shop
Classic cutting and shaving – Vintage Barber Shop has been offering vintage, modern and special haircuts since 2012. Shop owner and master hairdresser Yury Abramov created this barbershop in Sandy Springs with a classic twist with a modern feel. Master hairdressers specialize in vintage shaves and straight-bladed razors, as well as children’s hairstyles. At the Vintage Barber Shop, they are dedicated to providing top quality service to everyone who walks in, and gift certificates are available in the store. Tell dad you love him from head to toe! www.vintagebarbershopatl.com
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Jake’s ice cream
Who’s crying out for ice cream? Atlanta’s award-winning Jake’s Ice Cream at 660 Irwin Street is handcrafted and filled with love and can also be delivered straight to your door. Gift vouchers can be sent electronically via email within a few minutes. Order two to four days in advance and Jake’s will deliver your favorite flavors. Shipped orders have a 4 pint minimum and surcharge, and custom orders are available with advance notice, www.jakesicecream.com
For a good sport – As one of the oldest privately owned golf apparel companies in the United States, Divots Sportswear (which includes Byron Nelson Sportswear and Carnoustie Sportswear) has been known for decades for quality men’s sportswear, green-grass golf shops, corporate events, and special events. Divots has been a Vendor Partner member of the Association of Golf Merchandisers since 1997 and an official apparel partner of the Georgia State Golf Association. Divots is locally owned by Bob Friedman and is headquartered in Peachtree Corners, www.divots.com
Storyboards photo wall
Picture perfect – storyboards, a beautiful company, is presenting a wonderful gift of 8×8 self-adhesive photo boards that capture dad’s favorite faces. Sign up for Storyboards on their website (no apps required) and in seconds turn favorite photos stuck to the walls for daddy’s hall of fame. Gift cards are also available. They offer 50 percent discount when you use the code: HOLIDAYVIP, www.storyboards.io
Chef Brulee Chocolates
Chocolate alcoholic dream – Chocolate heaven awaits you at Chef Brulee Chocolates and Gateaux in Roswell. This handmade chocolate shop is owned by Natalya (a professional certified chocolatier) and her husband Arthur Shapiro. In his eye candy store at 1140 Alpharetta Street (Suite 500), Chef Brulee presents the most outstanding chocolate creations from candied oranges, apricots and sweets to dessert truffles and cake specialties that are really out of this world. They use the best ingredients in the world and the most beautiful designs, and the result is the perfect chocolate experience, a sensual indulgence of delicious flavors and an experience that is sinfully chocolate. Delicious milk chocolates, intense dark chocolates and creamy white chocolates with a fascinating variety of exotic flavors are sure to tempt you and dad too. Call 404-953-0369 or visit www.chefbrulee.com
Wines from Queen Esther
Fruit of the vine – Treat dad like royalty and treat him to a selection of Queen Esther wines and brandy. These divine certified
Kosher / organic products are made in Austria’s oldest winery: Haus Hafner. Queen Esther wines offer a wide range of sweet to dry, red and white grape varieties for every occasion, meal and mood! You can purchase these wines from many retail stores in the Atlanta metropolitan area or send them to a dealer near you: 404-786-3874. Dad too will love an elegant Premium XO Brandy at the age of 13. Ask for House of Hafner Premium XO Brandy in a gold satin-finished redwood box. All at a surprisingly affordable price, www.Grbinichwines.com
Nathaniel Missing computer house visits
Calculate that! Give Dad a gift certificate to Computer House Calls, an insured, smart technology company that is committed to keeping your computer system and other technological aspects of your home running smoothly. From streaming to laptop support, Nathaniel Lack is dedicated to a 100 percent satisfaction guarantee, 770-527-3533, www.healthycomputer.com
Farmers and fishermen suppliers
The thrill of the barbecue – Dad will love Farmers & Fishermen Purveyors, a father-and-son business ideal for the dad who loves barbecuing, is a culinary connoisseur, or an all-round food lover. Send him a Farmers & Fishermen Electronic Gift Card so he can be like a “little boy in a candy store” choosing from hundreds of incredible foods, from wagyu to game to fresh fish and kosher. Giving away a box of their USDA Prime Love-Me-Tenderloin Fillets or a grill box is also a great option! Whatever your gift, Father’s Day and the many celebrations of life revolving around great food become extra special with free home delivery from Farmers & Fishermen. Visit www.farmersandfishermen.com or call 770-441-1100 to place your order.
For the technology-loving father – The PowerEgg X is a versatile and award-winning egg-shaped drone that has three different modes including AI camera, handheld and drone modes that help in capturing the images and footage you want. This drone is built to withstand the elements of wind and water and is considered waterproof and windproof. Touted as the world’s first drone with Sync Voice technology, it enables users to add sound to aerial photos. It also includes auto composition, face recognition and deep learning, auto obstacle avoidance, auto tracking, auto take off and home return, www.powervision.me.
Cobbler Union Due Cognac suede shoes
Comfortable steps – Tell Dad Nobody Can Fill His Shoes! The Atlanta-based Cobbler Union DUE shoe is a true vintage-inspired, modern sneaker that Dad will love. For maximum durability and comfort, it is made with some of the finest Italian leathers on the market. For a perfect fit, take dad’s normal shoe size. Go to the next full size when he’s half a size up. Available in six colors: Vintage Oak, Vintage Blue, Nero, Cognac Suede, Navy Suede and Blanco. If you are unsure of your father’s height, gift cards are available for purchase on their website, www.cobbler-union.com, or visit the Ponce City Market.