With Father’s Day this weekend, it can be difficult to get a gift for dad last minute. Here are some gift ideas that are sure to make dad feel special. 

Swoozie’s: This party store can actually be the place to find a gift this Father’s Day. They have an abundance of Smathers & Branson goods. From a needlepoint wallet with your dad’s alma matter to a keychain with his favorite hobby, these are timeless gifts. Located in the Plaza at Preston Center. Swoozie’s is open Monday through Friday from 10:00am to 7:00pm and Sundays 12:00pm to 6:00pm.

Orvis: This Saturday, stop by Orvis for free refreshments and gift wrapping. From fly fishing to hunting gear, they have all of the outdoor goods. Pick out something special that you and your dad can do together. This dad’s gear store is located in the Plaza at Preston Center. It is open Monday through Wednesday 10:00am to 6:00pm, Thursday through Saturday 10:00am to 7:00pm, and on Sundays 12:00pm to 5:00pm.

Sprinkles: Calling all dads with a sweet tooth. This Father’s Day head down to Sprinkles and pick out some of his favorite cupcake flavors. If you want to put a personalized message on these sweet treats, you can order online and pick them up in store. They are located in the Plaza at Preston Center. They open Sunday through Thursday from 12:00pm to 11:00pm. For those looking for a late-night snack, they stay open until midnight on Friday and Saturday.

Eighteen Eight: Give your dad a fresh look. Eighteen Eight offers many services including a haircut, face treatments, and an old-school shave.  To stop by and get him a gift card, Eighteen Eight is located in Preston Hollow Village across from Trader Joes. They are open Monday through Friday 10:00am

to 8:00pm, Saturdays from 9:00am to 7:00pm, and Sundays from 10:00am to 6:00pm.

Bags n’ Baggage: Luggage and bags might not be the first present that pops into mind for your dear ‘ole dad, but this store is not to be missed. Bags n’ Baggage has brands like Tumi and Victorinox, you can find the best new briefcase or carry on for his next business trip. Located in the Plaza at Preston Center, it is open 10:00am to 8:00pm and Sundays 12:00pm to 6:00pm.

Occhaili Modern Optics: This glasses store is bound to give your dad a fresh new look. Ray Bans, Tom Ford, and Dita are just some of the designer brands for the best new pair of sunglasses. Pro tip: The Father’s Day sale is going on from June 11th-16thOcchaili Modern Optics is located in the Plaza at Preston Center. They are open Monday through Friday 10:00am to 6:00pm, Saturday 10:00am- 5:00pm, and closed on Sunday.

Pockets:  Pockets creates custom and made to measure suits. Meet with a consultant to design a shirt or suit that will fit your dad perfectly. With many fabrics to choose from, you will have fun making a shirt that is sure to wow your father or husband. Located in the Plaza at Preston Center, they are open 10:00am to 6:00pm Monday through Saturday; they are closed on Sundays.

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