For Dads of all kinds – 6 thoughtful gift ideas this holiday season

Whether you're looking for a gift of great design for a dad, grandfather, or other father figures – even for the one who says he has everything – we got you! Forget the last-minute gift panic and take a look at these picks to wrap under the tree.

Røros Tweed Moon throw, 135 x 200 cm, tranquille green

For the comfort craver

When the weather turns colder, take care of your loved one with the softest blanket they can curl up in at the end of long days. Made of Norwegian sheep wool, Røros Tweed's Moon throw is decorated with a charming pattern by Clara Von Zweigbergk, which is repeated on the other side in opposite tones. Choose the gift recipient's favorite color from the candy-like shades of the series!

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HAY Duo robe, one size, sky blue

Authentic sauna experience

Those who love saunas get excited about a new bathrobe, which brings luxury to everyday life after showering, bathing, or when just lounging around the house. Made of cotton, HAY's Duo robe is particularly lightweight and smooth, but great alternatives with cute slippers can also be found from Marimekko and Lapuan Kankurit.

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Artek Pauper Coin Collector

Savings for future

Does your father dream about a little getaway or making a bigger purchase? The expressive Pauper Coin Collector finds its place on father's or grandfather's bookshelf and reminds him of the importance of both small and bigger dreams. Designed by the Finnish-Korean duo COMPANY for Artek, the piggy-bank has been influenced by Finnish traditions – add a bill to the chest of the ceramic man as a surprise.

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Stelton Okiru alarm clock, black

For sleepyheads

For someone who tends to always be late, a quality alarm clock is never a bad choice – it surely pleases the practical type! Created by Japanese designer Kazushige Miyake, the stylish and simple Okiru alarm clock wakes you up gently and gives your day a good start. 

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&Tradition Alima NDS1 trolley, chrome - lacquered walnut

Special splurge

A wine enthusiast or drink master with dashing cocktail-crafting skills might be delighted to have his own serving trolley, which could be placed either as an eye-catcher in the living room or as a sophisticated element in the reading corner. &Tradition's Alima NDS1 trolley is a versatile storage cart that combines elegant steel and warm wood – the V-shaped shelf serves as a convenient space for dad's favorite books.

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Iittala Teema pot with lid, 2,3 L, white

Icons by Iittala

The beloved Teema collection designed by Kaj Franck is quite familiar to many home cooks and culinarians in Nordic countries. The newest member of the series, the Teema pot, is suitable for every cooking enthusiast, and its minimalist design makes it ideal for not only cooking delicious casseroles, stews, and other treats but also serving them for daily and festive occasions.

Teema pot with lid by Iittala >
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More gift ideas:

Steamery
Cirrus No.3 iron steamer
Teemu Järvi Illustrations
Wilderness calendar
Frama
Herbarium gift box
Stelton
To Go Click thermo cup
Marimekko
Oiva - Unikko mortar
Heirol
Cutting board
The School of Life
A Simpler Life
&Tradition
Collect SC78 glass

See also:

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Text: Sarianna Määttänen Images: Manufacturers

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