Father’s Day Gift Guide at Thistles.

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect opportunity to show appreciation for all the father figures in our lives. We’ve curated some ideas to provide you with gift inspiration from a range of stores, ensuring you find the perfect gift to make this Father’s Day truly memorable. Let’s dive into the suggestions:


Every father deserves to smell amazing, and what better way to achieve that than with a high-quality aftershave? The Fragrance Shop and The Perfume Shop are renowned for their extensive collection of fragrances. Whether your dad prefers classic scents, adventurous aromas, or refined notes, you’ll find a fragrance perfectly suited to their tastes. Choose a fragrance that matches his personality and style to make him feel extra special.


Cufflinks and watches are timeless gifts that add a touch of sophistication and style to any outfit. F.Hinds, Beaverbrooks and Fraser Hart offer a wide range of cufflinks, from sleek and minimalist designs to more intricate and personalized styles. If you’re looking for something beyond cufflinks, consider gifting your dad a stylish timepiece that reflects his taste and matches his lifestyle. F.Hinds, Beaverbrooks and Fraser Hart also have a variety of watches to suit every preference, whether they prefer classic elegance or modern functionality.


If your dad is a music enthusiast, HMV is the place to be. Consider upgrading his musical experience with high-quality headphones that allow him to immerse himself in his favorite tunes. Alternatively, for dads who appreciate the nostalgic charm of vinyl, HMV offers an impressive selection of records spanning various genres. Help him relive his favorite memories and create new ones with these timeless gifts.

Clothing & Footwear

Whatever your dads’ style is, we have something for everyone here at Thistles.

For sporty dads who value style and comfort, JD Sports is a go-to destination. Help your dad elevate their wardrobe with trendy clothing pieces and the latest athletic footwear. Whether they’re into running, football, or simply enjoys an active lifestyle, JD Sports offers a wide range of clothing and trainers suited to every taste and preference. Enhance their sporty attire, and they’ll be grateful for the upgraded wardrobe.

For dads with timeless elegance Next and Joules is the place for them. If your dad appreciates well-crafted garments with a touch of vintage elegance, Joules and Next are the brand to explore. From their classic polo shirts to their durable jackets and comfortable chinos, they offer a wide variety of clothing that will add a touch of sophistication to your dad’s wardrobe.

For trendy and fashion forward dads, look no further than River Island. For fathers who like to keep up with the latest fashion trends, River Island offers a wide range of stylish pieces that will elevate their wardrobe. From statement graphic tees and tailored jeans to on-trend outerwear and footwear, River Island allows your dad to express their unique fashion perspective. Experiment with different colours, patterns, and textures to find pieces that reflect their personal style while keeping them at the forefront of fashion.

Food & Drink

If your dad is a caffeine-addict treat them to a delightful coffee experience with a gift from Costa Coffee. Whether they prefer a classic cappuccino, a flavourful latte, or a refreshing iced beverage, Costa Coffee offers a wide range of premium coffee blends and delicious treats. You could also get them a Costa Coffee gift card so they can enjoy their favorite coffee and snacks at any time.

If your dad loves Italian cuisine, surprise them with a delicious meal from Pizza Express. Whether it’s a classic Margherita pizza, a flavourful pasta dish, or a refreshing salad, Pizza Express offers a variety of options to satisfy different tastes. Or treat them to a gift card so they can enjoy a tasty meal whenever they like!


Don’t forget the most important gift, a card! Clintons and Card Factory offers a wide range of Father’s Day cards featuring sentimental, jokey, or heartfelt messages. Choose a card that expresses your love and appreciation for your dad. Consider adding a personalised message to make it even more meaningful.

Happy shopping and more importantly happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there – thank you for being our heroes!