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Holiday Gift Guide, Part 5: Your Convertable-Driving Father-In-Law Who Always Tries To Stay Ahead Of The Times

five fingers

A pair of Vibram ‘five fingers’ running shoes. $63 – $100 depending on style.


A Starbucks Verismo machine. $199


A highly rated mandolin for beginners. $50

wooden watchwooden watch brown

A unique wooden watch in black or brown. $120


The complete first season of Homeland on DVD. $35


A personalized spa terry robe. $90

wusthof knife

A 7 inch hallow ground santoku knife from Wusthof. $70

speakers blueblue mouse

A cool speaker system and glowing mouse for his home office. $17 – $87


A box of the oh-so-coveted Riviera Pears from Harry and David. $30

groupon tour

An unforgettable experience at a great discount, like an aerial sightseeing tour of his city, from groupon. $139

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fossil wallet

A durable thin fossil wallet. $35


An ipod touch so he can have the power of instagram at his fingertips too! $235


A no-staple stapler that is both practical and eco-friendly. $47

tree of gondor

A geeky tree of gondor t-shirt. $20

speck case

A sleek speck case for his computer. $46

shirt and tieshirt and tie free

A couple of dress shirts and ties to invite unrepentant swagger. $135 for all 4 during BOGO


An interesting new read. $20


The XBOX 360 wireless ‘play & charge’ controller so the game can go on and on and on! $65


A weight and dumbbell set. $71

parker palm springs

A romantic weekend away to New York City or Palm Springs. Rooms from $165/night at GILT

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wood bookwood chips

A to-the-point book for perfecting meat on the grill and some highly rated apple wood chips. $24

crown royal

A bottle of his favorite whiskey. $36


A large French “Douk-Douk” knife rich with historical significance. $27

lucchese boots

Go in with family to give the cadillac of boots – a pair of legendary luccheses. $350 and up

belkin bluetoothA bluetooth hands-free link for streaming music on the go from his smart phone. $37


Crystal star cufflinks for his upcoming wedding. $90

cinch shirt

A workman’s cinch shirt and new felt cowboy hat. $50 – $110

presto knife sharpener

An electric knife sharpener. $28


A classic duffel meant for the man who loathes checking luggage. $103

shave kit blockshave kit razorshave kit brush

Basic shaving kit comprised of an osma alum block, a merkur razor, and a  pure badger hair brush. $54