10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas for the X-Men (The Generation X Dads)

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Generation-X Dad Gift Ideas

Generation-X Dad Gift Ideas

Gentlemen, the count-down to Father’s Day 2015 continues. Time to drop hints to anyone that’s listening or at least pretending. In our first installment we featured gifts ideas for dads born in the mid 1980s through the early 2000s; for our friends, the Millennials. I appreciate all of the feedback we received to that post and we’re glad you enjoyed the choices.

Today, we look at the generation just before the Millennials–Generation X. This group of men born between the mid 1960s and the early 1980s, are young enough to enjoy a good time, career-focused, often executive-types and can usually afford the more pricier items. Generation Xers have some similar fashion likes to the Millennials, but they start looking for classic pieces as well as those items that uniquely suggests their image and/or style preferences.

We celebrate the Generation X-Men by featuring 10 of our favorite recommended gift items! Each of the featured items can be located by visiting East Dane by clicking here or the button to the right.  Feel free to share this post with friends and family members struggling with purchase decisions. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Tumblr to keep up with the latest style ideas from Styled by Mark. Exclusive information will be provided to those that subscribe to our newsletter, The Style & Travel Daily Journal.

For men and women looking for the perfect Style Makeover for the men in their lives, we are happy to announce our,Make My Man Over product offering as a gift option for Fathers Day 2015! This incredible package is available personally (on location in Florida) or virtually (via Skype). Click here for more information.

Here are the 10 gift ideas we recommend for the Generation-X Dad. Let us know what you think.

Remember to “Dress for What’s Next!”

Mark

 

Here goes our line-up…

DSquared2: Twill Hooded Jacket

A slim-fitted jacket inspired by the penitentiary theme of the brand’s collection. Sport coat styling gets utilitarian upgrades from the hood and 6-pocket design. 3-button front and notch lapels. Button tabs at the waist. Optional crisp weave vest with a 2-way zip and 2 pockets.

DSquared2

DSquared2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marc by Marc Jacob: Classic Leather Weekender

A Marc by Marc Jacob weekender crafted from pebbled leather and detailed with contrast leather trim and brushed metal hardware. The top zips open to a lined interior with 4 patch pockets. Rolled leather handles. Optional, adjustable shoulder strap.

Marc by Marc Jacob

Marc by Marc Jacob

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul Smith: Belvoir Tiles iPad Case

An intricate pattern accents this textured Paul Smith iPad Case. The wraparound zip opens to a padded interior with 1 pocket.

Paul Smith

Paul Smith

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marc by Marc Jacob: Little Flower Shirt

A lightweight Marc by Marc Jacob sport shirt in a flower print. Slim fit. Spread collar and breast pocket.  Short sleeves and rounded hem.

Marc by Marc Jacob

Marc by Marc Jacob

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loake 1880: Kempton Chukka Boots

Suede chukka boots, handcrafted by Loakes 1880. The traditional 3-eyelet upper is Goodyear welter to a rugged Dainte rubber sole. Stacked heel.

Loake 1880

Loake 1880

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul Smith: Narrow Multi-Edge Cufflinks

Circular Paul Smith cufflinks. The polished design has a debossed word-mark on the front and enamel multi-striped design around the edge. Fixed post.

Paul Smith

Paul Smith

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul Smith: Polka Dot Pocket Square

An airy Paul Smith pocket square, crafted in Italy. Polka-dot pattern with a wordmark in the corner and contrast piping on the edges.

Paul Smith

Paul Smith

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marc by Marc Jacob: Leather Martin Wallet

A Classic Marc by Marc Jacob wallet. The traditional pebbled leather billfold opens to 6 card slots, 2 pockets and a bill slot. Lined.

Marc by Marc Jacob

Marc by Marc Jacob

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Illesteva: Leonard Sunglasses

Gold-toned mirrored lenses and tortoiseshell frames give these iconic illesteva sunglasses a contemporary look. Keyhole at the bridge and brand marks at the ends. Hard case and pouch included.

Illesteva

Illesteva

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul Smith: Striped Knitted Tie

Paul Smith brings an elegant touch to a knit neck tie. Crafted in Italy of silk.

Paul Smith

Paul Smith

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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