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2014 Holiday Gift Guide For Dad

Looking for a gift for dad that’s not another tie?

Want something better than that?

We’ve got some great picks for just about any dad – an no – there are no ties included!

Whether dad is an outdoors kind of guy or likes more unique gifts we have a few ideas that will make great gifts for the upcoming holiday season.

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Gifts for Outdoor Dad
1. Doughy Maker – The Doughy Maker is designed to be used over a campfire, camp stove, or barbecue device. An innovative pan for creating a great new outdoor dessert dad will love. It makes up to 10 Doughies at a time.

2. North Face Mens Glacier – Dad can regulate his body temperature after fast hikes or on cool-weather runs with a durable, yet lightweight TKA 100 fleece that easily transitions through the seasons.

3. Bemo – Bemo is a social video camera that makes it easy to capture, upload and share videos – on dad’s favorite social network or with family and friends – with just one touch. It features a high- quality camera with an 8 megapixel lens and 720p HD video recording, and is rugged and water-resistant.

4. Blackfire Clamplight Waterproof Flashlight – Able to transform from a regular flashlight, to clamp light, to stand light providing light where it’s needed. It’s also waterproof and is perfect for fishing, boating, and outdoor use.

5. What’s Good eBeanie – A classic fall/winter hat that will allow outdoor enthusiasts to use Bluetooth-enabled devices hands-free and headphone free. Once synched, you can make calls or listen to music using this state-of-the-art control system with stereo-quality speakers. The What’s Good eBeanie Bluetooth transmitter has a battery life of 6 hours for continuous usage and is removable so you can wash the hat. Available in 5 colors, black, navy, red, pink and camo, these beanies have been approved by the FCC.

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Gifts for Stylish Dad
1. Modern Fit Suits by Combatant Gentlemen – Because every dad should have at least one well-fitting suit in his closet. The modern-fit suit was built with endurance in mind.

2. Territory Ahead Panel Expert Waffle Knit Crew – Layer it or wear it on its own. Midweight cotton is pigment garment-dyed for a lived-in look and feel. And, the waffle texture is enhanced with fine-wale corduroy panels at the sides, along the sleeves and at the front neckline. Straight hem. Machine washable. Classic Fit. Imported. Available in washed navy or curry; men’s regular sizes.

3. Idée Fixe – Providing an alternative line of clothing that will leave you feeling both encouraged and inspired is a concept that has dominated our minds from Day One. The men’s line is designed to leave him feeling bold, confident and ready to exceed all expectations.

4. Personalized Leather Messenger Bag – Made of soft leather, it’s perfect for Dad for toting everything from laptops to lunch.

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Gifts for the Handyman Dad
1. Channellock 5-Piece Plier Set – This five-piece set includes the 9-1/2-inch 420 and 10-inch 430 tongue and groove pliers, 8-inch 3017 long nose plier, 7-inch 337 side cutter plier, and 6-inch 526 slip joint plier.

2. Contractor Pen – This pen included is a superior writing instrument known as the Fisher Space Pen, designed to withstand the extreme temperatures and conditions of space. It writes upside down, in freezing cold and hot temperatures, underwater, on wood, on aluminum and on galvanized steel.

3. Stanley 12-Inch Soft Sided Tool Bag – The Stanley STST70574 12-Inch Tool Bag is ideal for carrying hand tools and other small to medium-sized items. The adjustable strap allows for easy access to contents. A rubber foam bottom keeps bag sturdy and helps protect contents from hard falls, and an outer mesh pocket stores personal items.

4. Bosch GLM15 Compact Laser Measure – The Bosch GLM 15 Laser Measure is the smallest, simplest way of measuring. Thanks to its laser precision technology and continuous measurement mode, it takes instant and reliable measurements up to 50-Feet so you can size up your job in seconds.

5. Black & Decker MAX Lithium-Ion Drill and Project Kit – The Black & Decker LDX120PK 20V Lithium Drill & Project Kit is a great kit for a variety of home projects. Includes 20V Lithium drill, which provides an extra level of control with an 11 position clutch that prevents stripping and overdriving screws. The lithium ion battery is always ready and holds a charge up to 18 months. This kit includes 66 hand tools and accessories and a carrying bag for easy portability and storage.

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Unique Gifts Dad Will Love
1. AquaNotes – Don’t let Dad forget those brilliant shower ideas! The waterproof paper is so durable it can even be written on underwater. Inspite of this paper¹s durability, it is totally recyclable, environmentally friendly, and non-toxic. Even soy-based ink and wind energy are used in the printing process. The AquaNotes design allows it to be quickly attached to any smooth surface with two suction cups. A pencil is included and also attaches to the surface with a suction cup pencil holder.

2. Goji Play – Goji Play transforms any cardio equipment into a games machine, making 30 minutes of exercise feel like 5. The wireless game controllers attached to cardio equipment such as elliptical trainers, treadmills, exercise bikes, or nearly any other piece of cardio equipment. The Activity Sensor measures progress towards fitness goals and incorporates movement into the games. Goji Play Requires: iPad 3 and above, iPad Mini, iPod Touch 5th Generation, iPhone 4s and above, iOS 6.1 or above, Exercise equipment, such as stationary bikes, elliptical machines, treadmills, and stair-steppers.

3. Bradford Exchange Sports Train Series – If Dad loves sports he will love these train set collections that will show his love for major sports teams. The colors and symbols of the team embellish every train car, making these exciting train collections perfect for any sports fan or train buff.

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Geeky Dad
1. Guardians of the Galaxy T-Shirt – Let Dad show off his inner geek with this fun Guardians of the Galaxy T-Shirt that any superhero fan will love.

2. Decibullz Contour Custom Molded Earphones – Users of all ages are quickly becoming loyal to the custom-molded earphone system, the only re-moldable solution on the market. Unlike other “customizable” headphones that feature the standard interchangeable tips and ear hooks, the Decibullz Contour thermoplastic molds actually form-fit to your ear.

3. Star Wars Boba Fett Bathrobe – This comfortable robe looks just like Boba Fett’s iconic armor, right down to the jetpack. Since a bounty hunter is never without a weapon, there are pockets in the front for your blaster (or a morning snack).

4. Mini USB Fridge – With the USB Mini Fridge you can keep a cool beverage ready to drink at all times! The personal USB Fridgerator holds a single 12 ounce can which is illuminated from the blue LED inside the fridge.



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