Father's Day Gear: Home

Your next adventure will be inside your front door

Gear your dad wants for home. (Jakob Schiller)
Father's Day gift guide.

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Twelve products to make home life a bit more comfortable—and exciting. 

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Fiskars Machete Axe ($55)

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With the versatility of a machete and the chopping power of an axe, this is the perfect tool for spicing up a little weekend yard work. The rust-resistant steel blade will hold its edge for years, while the soft handle offers a solid grip. 

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The Balvenie Caribbean Cask Scotch ($67)

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Save this ultra-smooth scotch for special occasions. A honeyed character blends with toffee and fruit, and the finish lingers well after the first sip.

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Teroforma Whisky Stones ($14)

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In order to not water down your Balvenie, use these stones instead of ice cubes. Made from polished soapstone, just stick them in the freezer for a few hours for a chilled evening drink. 

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In Patagonia Book ($12)

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Published in 1977, this is one of the best pieces of travel writing ever produced. It’ll make you and dad want to book a ticket to South America, stat.  

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Traeger Pro Series 34 Grill ($1,000)

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With a massive 884 square inches of grilling space, the Pro Series 34 cooks enough meat to feed a small army. A precision thermostat keeps temperatures within a 15-degree range, while rugged all-terrain wheels let you drag it over just about anything. 

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Huckberry Moscow Mule Mugs ($40)

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Fill these 18-ounce copper mugs with ginger ale, vodka (we like Woody Creek Reserve), ice, and a wedge of lime—and you have the perfect weekend drink.

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Satechi Aluminum Lightning Charging Stand ($25)

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Compatible with all iPhones from the 5 forward, this simple, elegant aluminum charging stand is the easiest way to de-clutter a bedside table or kitchen counter.  

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Fluence Fi70 Three-Way Wireless High Fidelity Music System ($500)

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With most speakers these days, you’ve got two options: quality sound or lack of wires. The Fi70 thankfully has both, with wireless, concert-hall-level production from two eight-inch subwoofers, two five-inch drivers, and Neodymium tweeters. Bonus: It comes in three different types of wood.

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Withings Aura Connected Alarm Clock ($190)

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This smart alarm clock will make dad sleep a bit better. At night, a progressive red light sequence and soft sounds lull him to sleep, while in the morning, blue light gently pulls him awake. It also doubles as a smartphone charger. 

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Finex 10-Inch Cast Iron Skillet with Lid ($200)

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The details make this pan better than the rest. The coiled stainless steel grip prevents singed hands, the octagonal shape makes pouring easy, and the ultra-polished surface ensures that pancakes never stick to the bottom.

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Stahl Firepit ($950)

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Sure, you can dig a hole in the backyard and line it with rocks. Or you can buy this sleek fire pit. Built from A36 steel, it develops a unique patina over time and slides together more easily than anything from Ikea.  At less than three square feet, it’s also easy to move.

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