Truly, the best gift for Father’s Day is time spent with the dads in your life. But we know that military life often makes that difficult, both for the father of your children and your own father. Try saying, “I love you,” with one of these meaningful gifts this Father’s Day, even if you’re miles apart.

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Culture Carton is a monthly subscription of confidence and sophistication delivered to your door. There are 3 unique subscription services to choose from that any father would love to get on his special day! The standard box comes with a book that all fathers would want in their growing library, along with accessories curated around a monthly theme.

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If you’re like most people, you haven’t changed the family photo in your living room since the spring of 2015. Why? Well, it’s not a very convenient process. And with the rates that kids grow, it’s simply impossible to keep up with all the photos you should be posting to the walls. That’s why the Skylight Photo Frame is such a valuable tool. You simply email any photos that you’d like to the frame’s unique email address. Then, watch as your family’s beautiful faces appear on it! The classic design of the Skylight frame allows it to fit in seamlessly in with the rest of your décor.

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Southern charm and beauty make Charleston one of the most popular vacation destinations in the southeast. And when Virginia Nicholson set out to finish her father’s final book, she sought to capture the essence of the house and the memories that filled it. By keeping as many of Quentin Bell’s words as possible, she links memories and photographs with historical and cultural figures who were guests. Memories include visits with Virginia Woolf, Lytton Strachey, Roger Fry, and Maynard Keynes. This beautiful book is a great gift for the dad who is a history lover and makes for a wonderful addition to any guest room or coffee table.


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For the dad who appreciates attention to detail and unique style, Wood in Philosophy watches will be a memorable gift this Father’s Day. The moment he opens the handcrafted wood box, he will notice the fresh scent of wood and sense the craftsmanship that goes into these handsome watches from Wood in Philosophy. Choose from a variety of styles of bands and faces to find the perfect look for your favorite Dad. Whether you choose a leather band or a wood band, Dad will certainly be wowed by every last detail, including your engraved message.

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If the father in your life enjoys history, architecture or travel, Modern London is sure to please. This book covers 1920 and onward. From the blue police box to world renown London Eye, a glimpse into the history and reasoning behind each memorable building or landmark is divulged. Illustrations outline the streets, transportation and the buildings that have built and changed over the last century. Whether you have visited London of the past of if you are planning a visit, the illustrations will provide a visit through the years.

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Encourage dad to embrace the adventure of military life with this “Escape the Ordinary” passport cover. Made from genuine leather and available in three colors, this cover much more than a passport. The three pockets leave enough room for cash, credit cards, and hotel room keys. This makes a great gift for the service member heading on their next TDY or for your dad, with a hint to come and visit the grandkids.

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Help dad get away from those green tactical notebooks and get him something that is more dapper. This leather bound journal is hand-crafted and stitched with a map of the world so he can remember all the places he has traveled (and protected) over his years of military service.

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Want a cup of coffee that will wake you up in the morning in the field, or for a lounging weekend in? Hunter Brothers Coffee has you covered! With flavors like Donut Shop and O’ Dark Thirty, Dad is going to love having this coffee in his favorite mug. The 31 robust flavor varieties are destined to keep him happy trying more than just a few. The veteran-owned coffee company donated 10% of every sale to causes in Western Pennsylvania where the business is based and they donate coffee to troops overseas.

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Does the father in your life have a hard time keeping track of his wedding band? Maybe he works on electronics or doesn’t want to wear his nice ring to work. No problem, grab him one of these silicone rings from QALO (or maybe more than one because he may lose it.) They come in some great colors and designs and are very durable. No half sizes though, so order a size up if needed. Customize yours with your wedding date or name and make it extra special. And maybe grab one for yourself while you’re at it.

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For the bibliophile dad in your life, Book Towns is an amazing resource. It lists towns all over the world that are increasing their literary footprint. Do you know where The Story of Books museum is? Or where the UNESCO Cities of Literature are? Beyond this, this book boasts towns that feature large and small book stores, pop-ups book boats. And provides insight on the towns and the shops making up these book towns. to explore providing insights on where to find antique books, children’s books, new books and second-hand books. If you didn’t already have wanderlust, this book is sure to inspire literary-enthused adventures!

Book Towns: 45 Paradises of the Printed Word

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If you are a child of the 80s or 90s, you have heard the phrase “Build it and they will come.” Beyond the memorable line, the movie outlines the relationships between father and son, and father and daughter as well as America’s beloved baseball. The unique opportunity to watch Field of Dreams on the big screen is coming in June! For a limited time (June 16 and 19), Fathom Events is bringing the classic film back to movie theaters. Purchase your tickets at more than 600 cinemas nationwide in honor of the film’s 30th anniversary. Quality time at the movie theater watching a family-friendly film is one of the best meaningful gifts for Father’s Day.

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Dads are notoriously hard on their wallets, often leaving us wondering how many more times they can open and close it before it falls into a million pieces. But the 5.11 Tactical Meru Wallet is one that will stand the test of time. Available in two colors, this bifold wallet has room for cash money, up to four credit cards, and a window for ID cards. It even arrives in a fancy gift box, making wrapping this present easier. With bonus RFID protection and a place for keys, dad won’t hesitate to use – and try to abuse – this wallet for years to come.

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Just because you have a baby or toddler who doesn’t quite understand Father’s Day doesn’t mean Dad and Son can’t celebrate! Dress up and go out for a memorable Daddy and Son date, while donning the highest fashion with Feltman Brothers.

The little man will be getting compliments all evening in his Tuxedo Bobby suit, which is made from 100% cotton and hand-embroidered. With its hand-stitched pintucks, pleats and mandarin collar, this outfit might even out-shine Dad on his day. With two colors, navy and light blue, Dad and Son can match perfectly for their night out!

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Dad will be ready for an endless summer with the kids at the pool, beach, or lake with these Rheos floating polarized sunglasses. Any outdoorsy dad knows the pain of watching your favorite shades drop to the bottom of the lake never to be found again. Rheos solves that problem with ultra stylish yet practical sunglasses at amazingly low prices. At their low prices you might as well double up and get a matching pair or two for the kiddos too. Adorable daddy and me Father’s Day pictures are on the way!

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From the first homecoming, the birth of a child, wedding night, or that one special day, give a gift of The Night Sky to the father of your life to always remember that special moment. The best part, is that it is totally customizable and has 8 different styles to choose from!

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Remember that dad loves you, no matter what gift he gets, or when he gets to celebrate with you. So grab one of these meaningful gifts that you know he’ll love and send along a hand-written note to really make this Father’s Day special.

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