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Fathers Day Blog

June 2021

Father’s Day is this weekend but if you’re not yet prepared, there’s still time to spoil your dad/grandfather/step-dad/father figure in your life, with a gift guide to help make the day that little bit more special. For a thoughtful present for a discerning Dad, look no further than @forgeshopping for a wide range of Father’s Day gifts. From essential dad tech to the best new additions to his fragrance shelf, his alcohol cabinet and his accessories drawer, shop this edit from @josiesmith – of the best Father’s Day gifts you can buy this year. Hopefully it’ll inspire you, especially when it’s more than likely you’ve ticked off many traditional, tried and tested present ideas already! #nomoresocks

Which is why a bit of inspiration from the Forge Shopping Centre hopefully won’t go amiss when it comes to sourcing something original for when the time comes to honour your old man this coming Sunday, the 20th of June #fathersday



The Perfume Shop BLEU DE CHANEL @ 50ML – £81.00 100ML – £113.00

Parfum Spray. An ode to masculine freedom expressed in an aromatic-woody fragrance with a captivating trail. A timeless scent housed in a bottle of deep and mysterious blue. BLEU DE CHANEL Parfum is an accomplished composition with a pure, deep character. An intensely masculine signature that exudes self-confidence. (Product code: 1219288 *Pls note when shopping @theperfumeshop *FREE GIFTS FOR HIM. Discover their fantastic range of free gifts. Receive a complimentary gift when you purchase selected perfumes and aftershaves from your favourite brands. Subject to availability. Terms and Conditions apply. Choose from the likes of a Ralph Lauren Duffle Bag, F1 Race Weekend Bag, Giorgio Armani Travel Bag, Hugo Boss Sports Bag, MONTBLANC Explorer Ultra Blue Shower Gel 300ml, YSL Miniature & Aftershave set and many, many more!)


ASDA Haig Club Clubman Single Grain Scotch Whisky 70cl @ WAS £25.00 NOW £16.00!

Haig Club Clubman is a modern and stylish Single Grain Scotch Whisky matured exclusively in Bourbon casks. It’s light, sweet, vibrant, and versatile with a smooth finish. Drinkers will find sweet notes of vanilla and dried fruits with a clean finish, and it’s best enjoyed with Cola. Haig is a Scotch designed for our modern world but built on tradition and heritage, A modern and stylish Single Grain Scotch Whisky developed in partnership between Diageo and global icon David Beckham and British entrepreneur Simon Fuller. (Product code: 5561043)


M1 Clothing Adidas trainers @ POA

The latest addition to the Forge’s great selection of #fashionretailers M1 currently have a great selection of Adidas trainers in stock – so why not help dad to put his best foot forward this coming Father’s Day!? Know your Superstar trainers from your Ultra Boost? Street style staples, performance footwear, and the newest releases – M1 have some serious Adidas trainer inspiration in store now.

O2 Apple iPad 8th Generation @ POA & various payment plans available

The iPad 8th Generation (32GB) boasts tremendous capability, ease of use and versatility. With the powerful A12 Bionic chip, support for Apple Pencil and the Smart Keyboard, there’s even more to love about iPad. Pick one of O2’s pre-built payment plans or customise one that’s a perfect fit for you (and your dad!) (iPad tech specs – 8-megapixel camera, battery life is up to 10 hours, 10.2-inch retina display, weight = 495g.)

The Fragrance Shop Paco Rabonee Eau De Toilette 10ml Gift Set @ £30.00 (RRP: £40.00 = SAVE £10.00!)

If your dad changes his aftershave as much as he changes his mind, then gift him this lovely Paco Rabanne mini set. Discover the audacity of Paco Rabanne with this exclusive coffret. Four travel sprays of the iconic masculine fragrances: 1 MILLION, 1 MILLION LUCKY, INVICTUS and INVICTUS LEGEND. Is your dad a flamboyant seducer or a total hero?! He can choose for himself.. (Stock Code: 51686)

Eternity Jeweller Tommy Hilfiger Men’s Round Blue Sunray Chronograph Dial Blue Bezel Brown Leather Strap Watch @ £150.00

If it’s time for dad to get a new watch, look no further than Eternity the Jewellers. This Tommy Hilfiger watch sports a brown leather strap and contrasting bezel. This stainless-steel watch will bring timeless style to every day. Highlights include, stainless steel case and bezel, water-resistant up to 5ATM, brown leather strap, round blue sunray dial, three hands, three sub-counters for days, dates and hours, Tommy Hilfiger branding and Tommy Hilfiger flag on the dial. The case diameter is 44mm and the case thickness is 10.75mm. (Product Code: 99880738)


SPECSAVERS W17S SUN RX from @ £129.00

These fashion-forward, glossy acetate plastic sunglasses by take a simple black style and enhance it with half-matt front, keyhole bridge and tapered temples, for an understated but cool look. Every pair comes with standard single vision lenses, a scratch-resistant treatment, case, and cloth. (Frame measurements 50mm/20mm/46.1mm/140 mm. These lenses are compatible with Single vision/Varifocals/Bifocals. Product code:30715554)



EE Apple Watch SE Nike Aluminium Case @ POA & various payment plans available

Apple Watch SE combines the largest Apple Watch display with advanced sensors to track all your fitness and workout goals. And with 4G on EE you can go without your phone! The Apple Watch Series 6 features 32.0GB storage, 18 hours of battery time, case colour: Space Grey, and get 3 months Apple Fitness+ free! Introducing the new Family Member Plans on EE. With Apple Watch Series 6 and Watch SE you can now keep in touch with your loved ones without them needing their own phone. EE’s brand-new Watch plans give you everything you need to keep your family safe and happy. The best bit? They can do everything through Apple Watch, so you don’t need to worry about getting them their own phone. They get their own data, minutes, and texts, while you get to set limits on their screen time and view app purchases. Choose your specific payment plant suit you –  all plans last 24 months.