Look to the olden days with these nostalgic Christmas gift ideas for dad.
Good Old Four in a Row Game
Take the all-time classic Four in a Row game and give it a grown-up upgrade! This sleek wood and aluminium version from Restoration Hardware is super stylish and will inject a little family fun-time into Christmas Day.
Converse Chuck Taylor Allstars in matching pairs for father and son. These all-time classic canvas hi-tops come in a heap of different colours and designs (this Batman collaboration is brilliant!) and make lovely twinning gifts for dad and his mini-me. Converse.com
Let Dad re-live his childhood weekend brunch dreams with a trip to the diner for a big stack of his favorite pancakes. Check out Hash House A Go Go for gift cards and their pancake menu.
Back to the Bowling Alley
Friday nights at the bowling alley were part and parcel of his teenage years, so organize a family tournament at your local centre. Gift certificates are available from AMF.com.
Traditional Enamel Mug
The best-looking radio ever! This Sangean Wooden Cabinet Radio has all the retro style of an old-fashioned wireless but with the latest radio technology built-in. Amazon.com.
Picnics of the Past
Recycle that old and tatty blanket and treat dad to something stylishly traditional to sit on come spring picnic-time. Amara.com
Hooray for Root Beer
Bring the root beer back home with this DIY kit – an essential taste sensation from the good old days! Mr Beer.