Whether you’re celebrating your grandfather, godfather, father, or any other important figure in your life, finding the perfect gift can feel daunting. With Father’s Day quickly approaching in Canada, here’s a list of locally-made gift ideas - for the bold and adventurous dad.
The Locally Made Father’s Day Gift Guide
For the bold dad to wear every day.
This Canadian-mined and made ammolite ring in sterling silver is part of KORITE’s Lunar Collection for men. A nod to timeless elegance that is both refined and rugged, the sterling silver band features a 14mm x 10mm ammolite stone. Each piece in the Lunar Collection was designed to be durable enough to wear daily, whether at home or on an adventure.
If your father figure doesn’t wear rings, KORITE has an entire Father’s Day Gift Guide featuring a number of bold jewellery options.
For the adventurous dad to wear hiking, golfing, and camping.
Tilley Endurables is a Canadian company founded in 1980 for life outdoors. The Tilley’s S/S Utility Shirt is a high-performance update to the classic work shirt. It was designed to be worn comfortably all day and is crafted from an ultra-lightweight woven fabric that provides UPF 50+ sun protection. This shirt, perfect for hiking, golfing, and camping, is also moisture-wicking to keep your father figure cool and dry throughout the day.
For the bold dad on his next outdoor adventure.
Made in Nelson, BC, by Northern Ultralight, the Sundown ultralight backpack was designed for both everyday use and long treks. Its sleek weight of roughly 1.7 pounds makes the Sundown super light and versatile. With its removable hip belt and volume-reduction capabilities, this backpack is perfect for your father figure’s next outdoor adventure.
For the bold and adventurous dad that works in an office.
KORITE’s sterling silver ammolite cufflinks feature ethically mined 14mm x 10mm oval ammolite stones. The bold shape of the cufflink paired with the unique colours of the Canadian ammolite gemstone is perfect for the bold dad to wear to work.
For the adventurous dad that loves his morning coffee.
Phil & Sebastian is an Alberta-based coffee roaster that offers direct trade, freshly roasted coffee, delivered right to your dad’s door. They offer a 3 to 12-month subscription with the ability to cancel anytime. Depending on your father figure, choose an espresso, filter, or decaf subscription from one of Canada's most well-loved coffee roasters.
For bold yet environmentally conscious dad.
The Groom Industries’ Canadian-made Deluxe Shaving Set contains everything that your father figure needs for an extraordinary shave. The set includes shaving oil and cream, aftershave balm and splash, a shaving brush, a 3-piece safety razor, and 5-spare blades. And, what’s even better is that the set is a certified plastic-negative product. Perfect for the bold dad who wants to make a difference.
From ethically mined ammolite jewellery to monthly coffee subscriptions, this Father’s Day gift guide encapsulates what we believe to be the best Canadian-made gifts for your bold and adventurous father figure this Father’s Day.