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Time To Spoil Dad!
AuthorThe Country Catalogue
CategoryMay 2016
Time To Spoil Dad!

"Father's Day is a celebration honouring Fathers and celebrating Fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of Fathers in society."

In the UK, Father's Day is celebrated on the third Sunday of June every year. Question is, have you thought about a Father's Day gift yet? With Father's Day fast approaching, The Country Catalogue Father's Day Gift Guide can inspire you with present ideas for even the most difficult men to buy for! Whether it is for your Father, Grandfather, or someone you consider a Father Figure, we've got it covered with Gifts available for all types of  budgets including Under £15, Under £25, Under £50 or Blow The Budget if you're looking to spoil him! Take a look at our Top Picks for the following types of Dads...

Farming Fathers:

- *NEW* Farmyard Tie: Features beautifully embroidered farm animals and objects, such as cows, ducks, chickens, wheelbarrows, tractors and farmhouses. A special gift for a Farming Father to wear to formal occasions.

- Lucy Green Designs Tractor Mug: Part of the Lucy Green Designs Farm Life range, this fine bone china mug features a blue tractor on each side, with a single small tractor and tyre tracks inside.

- Green Four Wheel Drive Clock: A quirky gadget measuring 10cm x 5cm. Four Wheel Drive Clock comes packaged in a white box, making it easier to Gift Wrap!

- Green Tractor Tin Model: For a touch of nostalgia, consider this delightful vintage style tractor model. Green Tractor Tin Model is highly detailed and comes with working wheels.

- Tractor Cufflinks: These silver coloured Tractor Cufflinks add the perfect finishing touch to any country outfit. The vintage style tractors are beautifully detailed and feature a swivel bar fastening. Supplied in an attractive cufflink box.

Dog Lovers:

- *NEW* Golden Labrador Tie: The Country Catalogue loves this new Golden Labrador Tie. Perfect for Dad who love dogs or own Labradors. If he's a city worker, Golden Labrador Tie is perfect for adding a touch of the countryside to his black or navy suit.

- Retriever Bronze Effect Book Ends: This set of gorgeous Retriever Bronze Effect Book Ends are perfect for keen readers. Retriever Bronze Effect Book Ends stand approximately 6in tall, the left book end features a resting Labrador retriever whereas the right book end features a Labrador sitting up. 

- Spaniels Placemats: Presented in a beautiful box embossed in gold foil, these placemats show a selection of high quality pictures of Spaniels. Measuring 33cm x 23cm these placemats are wipe clean and heat resistant to 110 C.

- Dog Lover Mug & Coaster Sets: Choose from several designs including: "Dogs Leave Paw Prints On Your Heart", "All You Need Is Love And A Dog", "Beware Of Dog Kisses" and "Home Is Where The Dog Is". Perfect for helping Dad drink a cuppa in style!

- Glass Black Labrador Clock:  The clock features a beautiful photograph of a Black Labrador and is the perfect addition to any country themed living room, kitchen or bedroom.

Shooting Enthusiasts:

-  *NEW* Shooting Coasters By Thelwell (Pack of Six): These charming little Shooting Coasters by Thelwell are the perfect small gift for Fathers who like to go shooting or hunting. Each melamine coaster with a cork back measures approximately 9.5cm x 9.5cm and has a unique design, the pack includes: "The Deer Stalker", "The Gundog", "The Bird In Hand", "The Glorious 12th", "Pheasant Shooting", "Scenting The Quarry".

- Pennine Stalker Shooting Socks With Pheasant Logo Burgundy or Olive: The Pennine Stalker Shooting Socks With Pheasant Logo are perfect for keeping your feet warm but with a touch of style. Includes a nylon reinforced heel and toe and a flat toe seam. Charming embroidered pheasant design featured on the sock in keeping with the shooting theme. 

- Novelty Cartridge Flask: Presented in a box with a funnel for easy filling and measures 123mm x 37mm, perfect for any shooting enthusiast Dad!

- Cotton Pheasant Handkerchiefs - Boxed Set: Our delightful pheasant cotton handkerchiefs are excellent value and very versatile.  Each cotton handkerchief is decorated with an array of pheasants, with one each of gold, brown, green, red and navy handkerchiefs in the set.

- Bryn Parry Leather Certificate Holder: Keep your shotgun license in pristine condition and in a safe place. The wallet comes with an elastic tie inside and holds A4 certificates.  Depicting Bryn Parry Pheasant Shooting detail on the cover the wallet is presented in a gift box.

Keen Gardeners:

- Quill Garden Bird Drinker: Provides garden birds with constant clean, uncontaminated water through three "nipples" along the base of the drinker.  Birds very quickly learn to use these nipples.  The drinker can be hung from a branch, bracket or pole and has on either side, a detachable feeder - one for nuts, the other for seed.

- Country Garden Bird Umbrella: Keep the rain away in style with this vibrant and striking garden birds umbrella. Featuring an easy grip foam handle and an automatic opening, this umbrella is strong yet lightweight.

- Sophie Allport Square Card - Green Fingers: This card features beautiful illustrations of wellingtons, gardening forks, watering cans and vegetables, measures 15cm x 15cm square. The card is blank inside for you to write your own personal message. Comes with a green envelope and sealed in a cello bag neatly presented. 

- Keep Calm Gardening Fund Money Box: Maintaining a beautiful garden can be expensive, so get your Dad saving pennies in a fund!

- Lucy Green Designs Wellington Mug: This fine bone china mug features a pair of blue wellingtons on each side, with a single small pair of wellingtons and footprints inside. Ideal for that perfect cup of tea after a day's worth of gardening.

Foodies and Chefs:

- Sophie Allport Hare Double Oven Gloves: These Hare Double Over Gloves are made from high quality 100% cotton and include a special heat resistant fabric inside each hand pocket and the reverse of the glove. Not forgetting the hand "loop" to hang in the country themed kitchen.

- Glass Platter Eley: A unique Glass Platter in the shape of a Eley 12 bore cartridge for serving cold meats, canapés, cakes and cheeses. Made in the UK from recycled toughened glass this 300mm diameter platter is dishwasher proof, withstands extremes of hot and cold and comes with anti-slip feet.

- The Pheasant Cook Book: A must have book to make the best of every brace of pheasants! The Pheasant Cook has a wealth of exciting ideas for pheasant recipes, ranging from simple soups to elaborate celebration dinners. Written by Tina Dennis and Rosamond Cardigan, illustrated Rodger Mcphail.

- Lucy Green Designs Farm Life or Country Sporting Plates: Perfect for taking on a picnic or as a great addition to any country themed house. Lucy Green Designs combines classic colours and country themes with simple, elegant designs to create the timeless Farm Life and Country Sporting range.  

- The Rabbit Cook Book: This beautifully illustrated book is essential for the game cook. Presenting a wide range of mouth-watering rabbit recipes, some very simple, some more complicated, some traditional, some British and others from overseas.