Men are notoriously difficult to buy for and whilst us mums can appreciate a homemade card or something cobbled together by our little darlings, dads can often be a little harder to impress. We’ve put together our British Mums Father’s Day Gift Guide to help inspire you and hopefully provide some unique gifting options to make sure the dads are truly spoilt.

Elle & Elle

To celebrate the special relationship between father and son this Father’s Day, Elle & Elle offer the ultimate sharing gift for the important men in your life. Elle & Elle have extended their range of dads and lads Breazies swim shorts known for their fun, playful and bold colours and designs. Breazies are made from 100% recycled polyester, making a valuable contribution to reducing the carbon footprint. For those with little girls… add a few colourful microfibre Bobums beach towels to the swim shorts gifts, and Father’s Day is a breeze. The towels, manufactured from recycled plastic bottles are ideal for the beach, sports, gym or travelling.

Price: Start from AED 120 for swimming towels to AED 180 for adult swim shorts.

Delivery Information: Free collection from the Springs or Victory Heights but can also be delivered by courier for an extra charge. The last date to order is 18th June 2022.

How to order: Please order from the website.

CherryPix

CherryPix is all about the easy way to design and print your own photobooks and design-led framed print gifts and collages. Founded by British mum, Jolene Nash, CherryPix has been helping families take the hassle out of preserving their photo memories in print. There are easy “Drag and drop” features with some collage templates like their heart and “Best Dad Ever” framed print, perfect for that special and unique Father’s Day gift. For a more premium gift, they have beautiful, fabric-covered lay-flat photo albums, which are stunning and of premium archival quality.

Price: Prices start from AED 185 for a 15x15cm standard hardcover photobook, and from AED 225 for a 23x23cm (9 inch) professionally wood-framed, archival lustre print. Pictured is the 20x20cm lay-flat album, prices starting from AED 350.

Delivery Information: AED 25 or free on orders over AED 400.

How to order: Simply visit the website to design your own album or framed print gift, please give yourself plenty of time to make your order. Check the website for delivery timeline information on specific products or email hello@cherrypix.co or WhatsApp 055 642 8752.

Blended Wellness

Blended Wellness offers the ultimate Father’s Day experience on the golden shores of Palm Jumeirah, at Dukes The Palm Hotel, a Royal Hideaway Resort. Enjoy a 60-minute deeply relaxing massage, providing ample opportunity to switch off and unwind, before Dad’s choice of the Pitt Stop, which includes a consultation, cut, wash and style, followed by face steam. cleanse and wet shave, concluding with nose and ear hair removal, or the MOT, which is the same as Pitt Stop, but a dry cut and tidy of the beard & ‘tash instead of the wet shave experience. Finish with a refreshing and nourishing smoothie. An innovative, all-encompassing collective of purpose-built health, fitness, grooming and beauty experiences, inspired to ignite confidence, enable Dad to find himself at Blended Wellness this Father’s Day.

Price: Blended Wellness has created a fab Father’s Day package for AED 650 which includes a 60-minute deeply relaxing massage, followed by a
hair consultation, cut, wash and style. Plus a face steam & cleanse and wet shave, concluding with nose and ear hair removal.

How to book: Please contact the team via WhatsApp 058 567 6718 for bookings. For more information, please visit the website.

Letters Again

Handwritten letters are back! Texts, emails and tweets might be the hotties of present-day communication but a good ol’ handwritten letter certainly turns heads. With the aim of making letter-writing a thing again, Letters Again offers letter-writing services to those who want to make a lasting impression this Father’s Day. All one needs is a pen and paper, or simply the lovely words you would like in your letter and Letters Again handles the rest. Using textured papers and elegant seals inspired by the 18th century, Victorian style of letter writing, your letters are guaranteed to stand out, whether they accompany other gifts or not. There is no word-count limit, so feel free to pour your heart out as you let out your words.

Price: For AED 97, every correspondence made includes: The handwritten letter, stamped with the old fashion wax seal and folded in the Jane Austen style A red or white rose flower; your choice. An aged-looking envelope housing a kraft envelope, stamped with a wax seal and dried flower on it, wrapped with Jute rope Note: Just like it was done in the past, the letters are lavender or rose-scented (your choice) just enough to give provide fragrance when opened.

How to order: Please order via WhatsApp 052 1474 069 or Instagram. Free delivery on all orders plus you can order up to one day before Father’s Day itself.

Cake Social 

Cake Social are our go-to for cakes for every celebration. Making everything from chocolate-covered strawberries, biscuits, brownies, cupcakes and signature cakes, all of which taste sensational. Why not treat the man in your life to a completely customisable cake, choose from chocolate, red velvet, vanilla, caramel, carrot or rainbow sponge with a delicious filling (dark, milk, white chocolate, oreo, pistachio, lotus, caramel or buttercream) you can add a jam or fruit layer too – scrumptious. Cake Social love a challenge, so if you have a theme or crazy idea you’d like brought to life in cake form then go for it or choose from their super cute Father’s Day collection. 

Price: Starting from AED 50 for chocolates, AED 140 for personalised printed brownies and AED 250 for a large Super Dad cake.

Delivery: Free across Dubai.

How to order: You can order your cake online,  email the team at info@cakesocial.ae, call 04 578 7020 or WhatsApp 052 108 0761. Don’t forget to use our exclusive code BM10 for a 10% discount on all orders.

Dubai Creek Resort

Why not spoil the special man in your life and treat them to an unforgettable time at Dubai Creek Resort, offering golf and tennis academies that are perfect for the sporty dads out there. Golf by Peter Cowen and Tennis by Peter Burwash academies run throughout the whole of June with individual private lessons available.

Price: AED 1680 for 6 x Tennis lessons, plus a 30-minute session free.

How to book: For Golf, please contact Golf Academy at Dubai Creek Golf on 04 2054 6666 or email golf.academy@hyatt.com. For Tennis, please contact Jake Gardner on 055 6152 697 or email jake.gardner@pbitennis.com.

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