Where to Shop for Father’s Day in Dallas

Shopping for dads can be kind of tricky. We’d like to think we’re making your lives a little easier with this quick Dallas Dad’s Day guide full of simple gift ideas.

(clockwise from top left) Paris Texas Apparel Co ties, Hadleigh's slippers, The Gents Place shave, and Moonshine cologne at Stanley Korshak (photography courtesy of vendors)

For the Texas Dad
Where: The Squire Shop
What You’ll Find: Attire for any occasion: suits for work, polos for golf, casuals for chasing kiddos, and outdoor gear for adventurous types.
Our Gift Suggestion: Paris Texas Apparel Company tie made in Texas. Each Texas-made tie comes in a custom tin box, $75.

For the Pampered Dad
Where: The Gents Place
What You’ll Find: The manliest grooming hall in town. (Full of dark wood, beer, and whiskey.)
Our Gift Suggestion: A Straight Razor Shave Experience, a one-hour experience that includes hot and cold towels (a dozen of them), pre-shave oils, quality shave creams, moisturizers, even eye gels, and a neck massage, $65.

For the Dapper Dad
Where: Hadleigh’s
What You’ll Find: The most luxurious bespoke suits and accessories in the city in statement-making cuts and colors.
Our Gift Suggestion: A pair of Hadleigh’s famous slippers, $450.

For the Manly Dad
Where: Stanley Korshak
What You’ll Find: An upscale selection of pretty much anything you can think of, especially great summer board shorts and spring/summer suits.
Our Gift Suggestion: Moonshine cologne, a timeless woodsy mixture of black pepper, tobacco, leather, gin, and patchouli, $80.

Where to Shop for Father's Day in Dallas
(clockwise from top left) Cowboy Cool boot, Nike FuelBand, Columbia men's Insight Ice short sleeve crew. (photography courtesy of vendors)

For the Athletic Dad
Where: Nike
What You’ll Find: An enormous flagship store chock full of all his favorite gear, plus the opportunity to customize practically anything.
Our Gift Suggestion: Nike’s brand new FuelBand. The small bracelet tracks daily activity, measures motion, and synchs with Nike’s FuelBand online application, $149.

For the Stylish Dad
Where: Original Octane
What You’ll Find: A little bit of everything for guy’s in the know, like European-style shirts and blazers and a top-notch denim collection.
Our Gift Suggestion: A pair of Super sunglasses. The Italian brand makes classic shapes with contemporary updates that are great for both play and practicality, $120 to $220.

For the Rock-and-Roll Dad
Where: Cowboy Cool
What You’ll Find: An assortment of rockstar-meets-cowboy merchandise, from pearl snap button-downs to leather cuff bracelets.
Our Gift Suggestion: A pair of Seamless Hornback Alligator boots custom-created by the shop. Made with 5,000-year-old fossilized mammoth, 24-karat gold bezels, and black diamonds. Price upon request, $7,250.

For the Outdoorsy Dad
Where: Relativity Outdoors
What You’ll Find: High tech gear for surviving the wilderness in style including shoes, tees, tents, and tools.
Our Gift Suggestion: Men’s Insight Ice shirts with built-in UPF 15 protection and Omni-Freeze ICE® advanced cooling technology that “uses your sweat to trigger a chemical reaction that actively lowers the temperature of the fabric, cooling you down in the process.” Brilliant, $45.

gift suggestions by shopping interns Kristi McCann and Kelly Belter


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