5 Father’s Day Gifts He’ll Love August 24 2014, 0 Comments

Father’s day is coming up fast. On the first Sunday of September, people will get to show their love for all those wonderful dads out there. But it’s not always easy to find father’s day gifts... Are you stuck on gift ideas for dad? Not to worry - forget about the aftershave and buy something he’ll really be surprised by! Here are five cool father’s day gift ideas from our industrial collection:

  1. A lamp made from old lab equipment

This is an awesome gift idea for dads who like to fiddle, invent, engineer! This industrial style vintage lab lamp is made from re-purposed science laboratory equipment, so you can be sure of its quality. With a cast iron base, a steel rod pillar & arm and a brass lamp holder, this light is the perfect companion for tinkering in the garage, study or attic. $195.00 RRP           

 

  1. Explosion proof table lamp

This is a perfect father’s day gift for dads who like robust stuff. This industrial table lamp was originally constructed as an explosion proof fixture for use in mining and marine environments. If an explosion won’t break it, little else can. It’s a lamp that’s sturdy, cool, and does its job. What more does a man want? RRP $175

 

  1. A moustache for a moustache

One of the more light-hearted father's day gift ideas, this classic vintage marquee sign in the shape of a moustache is a nostalgic gift for all the cheery dads. It’s no fuss installing it as it’s just a regular lamp with screw-in bulbs and a plug. Give this lamp as a wink to the man who wears his moustache with pride! RRP: $220.00

 

  1. Man cave accessory

This is for all the dads who occasionally crave a retreat to a man cave. These Australian handmade wooden light boxes will suit any man’s personal space with their vintage vibe. Hang it up or simply lean it against the wall. Drinking a coffee will suddenly feel a whole lot cooler under the light of this BAR sign! RRP: $210.00

 

  1. DIY Inspiration

Some of the best gift ideas for dads are the simple ones. Does the dad in question love to do DIY projects in and around the house? Why not give him a (set of) CFL spiral designer light bulb(s). They save energy, but mimic vintage filament bulbs in style. Perfect for industrial DIY light projects with cage lamps, marquee signs or other cool materials! RRP: $38.00

 

These are our five different vintage industrial father’s day gift ideas. Do you like them? If you decide to order one of these gift ideas for dad, please let us know in the comments what he thought about it. We’d love to know!