Shop Local: 10 Awesome Gifts for Father's Day
Check out Patch's top 10 list of great gift ideas for dad.
1. Cape Cod Beer Merchandise from Cape Cod Beer
Give the gift of BEER! Or at least some merchandise from your favorite local brewery. Refill some growlers at Cape Cod Beer and while you're there grab some awesome Cape Cod Beer garb. Choose from t-shirts, glasses, mugs, coolers, coasters and MUCH MORE!
2. Door Knockers from Neutral Territory
These door knockers are functional and beautiful! The silver whale's tail or brass crab is sure to please any Cape Cod man. Give dad another project :)
3. Cape Cod Dogs print by Elizabeth Mumford (and other fun "man-ly" artwork), from Marjon Frame Shop.
"Cape Cod dogs they don't chase cars they like to pick up girls in bars." The piece of artwork for the charming "Cape Cod Dog" in your life!
4. Tervis Tumblers from the 1856 Country Store
These tumblers are the ultimate cup! Virtually indestructible, insulated and lightweight-they are in a league of their own. Sport-inspired and nautical themes dress up this functional and fun gift. Take them to the beach!
5. Mighty Wallet from Red Fish Blue Fish
This eco-conscious wallet is made from a single folded sheet of a strong micro fiber material (Tyvek®) that is tear and water resistant, super strong and extremely durable. Self-proclaimed; mighty thin, mighty strong and mighty green. Fun various designs are available. This is great for when dad forgets to take his wallet out of his pocket when swimming.
6. Handmade Belt Buckles from Cellar Leather
Cellar Leather has an amazing collection of buckles handmade on Cape Cod of Solid Brass or White Bronze Silver paired with or without a handmade leather belt. A must have in any Cape Codder's wardrobe!
7.Walking Sticks from Bee & Blossom
These beautiful walking sticks are a unique and functional gift. Whether to be used for general added support, hiking or walking at night..these sticks are a great find. It is hiking time.
8. Socks and Thermoses from Mass Bay Co.
This store is a haven from "Man Stuff." Some of this year's favorites are the Stanley Thermos line to keep all your beverages in when you travel.
9. Cape-inspired Oil Paintings from The Little Beach Gallery
These locally made oil paintings of the Cape and the Islands by Meaghann Kenney are a huge hit with the boys! Any lover of the Cape or Nantucket is sure to appreciate this handmade, one of a kind gift.
10. GoPro Camera from Boarding House
This camera is breaking boundaries with its versatility. It's a camera that can be easily mounted and go anywhere with you...literally. It's lightweight body is waterproof and extremely durable. The HD footage it takes is as high quality as it comes.
"This is the ultimate gadget for any guy who's getting out there. The picture is insane and the idea of being able to film anywhere, anytime at such a unique vantage point is amazing." -Burton Morris, Boarding House salesperson
Take footage of this summer's water fun.