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Winning Gifts for Father’s Day

Find a present from Fieldshop by Garden & Gun that dad will enjoy for years to come

Stumped about the perfect Father’s Day gift? Go beyond the well-worn “World’s Best Dad” mug and show your love with something he’ll treasure for years. These thirteen out-of-the-box ideas from some of Fieldshop’s favorite Southern makers promise inspiration in the kitchen, style in the office, and preparedness in the field—not to mention heirloom quality and a timeless feel. 


Hand-crafted by the Atlanta-based designer Kai Huggins, this Iron Rivet signature black leather briefcase will lend panache to the nine-to-five. $600,

Skillet Bundle

Home chefs (especially ones with a big family to feed) will appreciate Smithey Ironware Co.’s bundling of its pre-seasoned twelve-inch skillet and No. 12 Flat Top Griddle. $325,

Bottle Opener

A 2017 Made in the South Awards runner-up, ME Speak Design crafts Japanese-inspired homewares that are made to last, such as this hand-forged steel bottle opener, sure to be a staple in any dad’s pocket. $38,


For even the toughest-to-shop-for dads, a simple slim leather wallet makes for a foolproof present. An added bonus? This classic design by Tom Beckbe only gets better with time. $75,

Dopp Kit 

Another polished piece by Iron Rivet, this leather dopp kit easily stows toiletries and travel essentials. $80,

Distiller’s Travel Case 

Whether brought along for a day in the field or a picnic in the park, Wren & Ivy’s compact travel case stows six bottles of your favorite wine or spirits, as well as essential bar tools for mixing on the go. $495,

Paella Pan 

With Sertodo Copper’s signature heavy-gauge copper exterior and a hot-tinned interior, the eighteen-inch, professional-grade Alicante paella pan transitions from the cooktop to the tabletop with ease. $399,


This is not just another tie: The iconic Southern designer Sid Mashburn collaborated with the Garden & Gun Club to create a piece sure to stand out. $85,

Gun Sleeve 

Gear up for the next adventure with this elegant leather gun sleeve by Tom Beckbe. Made from full-grain leather and padded with a fleece-lined interior, the classic style comes with an adjustable shoulder strap for easy toting. $499,

Copper Skillet

Give Dad something he’ll hold onto forever—and pass down. Crafted from gleaming, heavy-gauge copper, Sertodo Copper’s heirloom-quality skillets promise years of inspired use in the kitchen. $187,

Tech Sleeve 

No matter the workplace, laptops and iPads deserve handsome vessels as well. This versatile tech sleeve by the Virginia-based leather brand Moore & Giles features an integrated battery for recharging. $285,


The morning routine becomes instantly cozier in a butter-soft robe. This striped version by Home & Loft gets woven from premium Turkish cotton and becomes even more comfortable with each wash. $95,

Father’s Day Cards 

Whatever gift you land on, a handwritten note adds a thoughtful final touch. Designed by Mr. Boddington’s Studio ($5, and Idlewild Co. ($5 each,, these hand-drawn cards are blank on the inside, allowing plenty of space for a heartfelt message.