CREATIVE GUY
The upside: He’s likely always worked from home, so he’s a hands-on dad. On the other hand, he treats his work like another child. His proclivity for being the most up-to-date in tech always helped him (and you) in the “cool” department, and his style has probably only seen minor updates since his 20s. Anything plugged in and simple in style is the best way to crack this nut.

COMME DES GARÇONS PLAY Striped Long-Sleeve T-Shirt / FEAR OF GOD Distressed Slim Belted Jeans / COMMON PROJECTS Men’s Achilles Leather Sneakers / TROUBADOUR Adventure Slipstream Canvas Backpack / HADORO Alligator IPhone® X Hard Case / SIMILAR: BARTON PERREIRA Gellert Eyeglasses / NIXON Sentry Leather Watch / MALIN+GOETZ Cannabis Hand+Body Wash / DEVIALET Phantom Premier Hi-Fi Wireless Speaker / SIMILAR: BARNEYS NEW YORK Money-Clip Billfold / SIMILAR: GILES AND BROTHER Leather Wrap Bracelet

STRAIGHT-LACED GENT
Bless his heart: This dad’s off-duty look is always ready to tee off. He’s a man of simple pleasures: golf, light beer, his accounting job, to name them all. He might not “get down” with pop culture, but he’s most likely to teach you the valuable lessons of life, like doing your taxes on time. Don’t overthink the gift; stick with what he knows—just make it the best version.

FIORONI Contrast-Tipped Cotton-Cashmere Polo Shirt / ALEX MILL Workers Cotton Jacket / REEBOK Men’s Club C 85 Leather Low-Top Sneakers / NEW ERA XO BARNEYS NEW YORK 9Twenty Cotton Baseball Cap / RAY-BAN The Colonel Sunglasses / BOTTEGA VENETA Intrecciato Billfold / BRIC’S Life Holdall 22″ Duffel / DEAKIN & FRANCIS Enamel & Silver Golf Ball Cufflinks / SIMILAR: TENEUES The Porsche 911 Book

THE ZADDY
This is embarrassing: He’s the hot dad, and you know it. The man ages like a fine wine and gets away with dressing far younger than his salt-and-pepper hair would indicate (think Jeff Goldblum), begging the question: What sort of youth potion did he take, and is it genetic? Just think of what your dumb-but-stylish ex would wear, but on a nicer budget.

SAINT LAURENT Leather-Trimmed Virgin Wool Bomber Jacket / MASTERMIND JAPAN Logo-Bandana-Print Silk Bowling Shirt / KSUBI Chitch Slim Jeans / NICK FOUQUET Don Jr Fur Felt Fedora / KIRK ORIGINALS Harris Sunglasses / BARNEYS NEW YORK Woven Leather Belt / CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Men’s Louis Junior Flat Leather Sneakers / SIMILAR: PRADA Leather Card Case / SISLEY-PARIS Sisleÿum For Men (Normal) – 1.7 Oz / PROSPECTOR CO. Burroughs Beard Oil / BYREDO Bibliothèque Eau De Parfum 50ml / RIZZOLI The American Bar: The Artistry Of Mixing Drinks / POGLIA Brass Corkscrew With Horn Handle

MR. WALL STREET
Before you groan, this finance bro has a great heart: He’s always been about the finer things in life, and that’s panned out really well for you. Sure, he’s practically married to his work and charting the market, but that intense passion also translated to being a deep, loving parental figure. Honestly, if it’s made of rich lacquered mahogany, the finest wool, or stainless steel, your stock is about to skyrocket.

ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA Milano Easy Striped Wool Two-Button Suit / SALVATORE FERRAGAMO Daniel Burnished Leather Bluchers / ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA Medallion-Print Silk Satin Necktie / SIMILAR: BELL & ROSS BR V2-94 Racing Bird Watch / ELEVENTY Reversible Wool-Cotton Pocket Square / SIMILAR: DEAKIN & FRANCIS Hexagonal Cufflinks / TOM FORD Fleur De Portofino Eau De Parfum 50ml / SMYTHSON Grosvenor Triple Game Box / JOHN LOBB Beechwood Shoe Tree / SIMILAR: SAINT-LOUIS Tommy Large Old Fashioned No. 1 Crystal Glass / ABRAMS BOOKS The Watch, Thoroughly Revised

HYPE DAD
This has been a fun ride for you, especially the last few years. Camping out for the next sneaker drop is family bonding time. Sure, he doesn’t fit the “conventional” dad mold, but when the grails are this good, who cares? He’s always going to care about your weird hobbies and obscure music library because his are even crazier. Make sure you’re up on the latest throwback piece that’s trending—that’s his happy place.

GIVENCHY Icarus-Logo Cotton French Terry Hoodie / VALENTINO Camouflage-Jacquard Denim Cargo Pants / BALENCIAGA Everyday Leather Belt Bag / SIMILAR: ADIDAS X RAF SIMONS Men’s Ozweego Sneakers / STONE ISLAND Cotton Twill Bucket Hat / A-COLD-WALL* Logo Cotton Mid-Calf Socks / BALENCIAGA Everyday Key Chain / SIMILAR: JASON MARKK 30-Pack Shoe-Cleaning Quick Wipes / BOY SMELLS Kush Mini-Candle / GESTALTEN The Incomplete Highsnobiety Guide To Street Fashion And Culture

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