Drop into the Royal Arcade and find a pressie as unique as your Dad this Father’s Day. There are so many ideas to be found in our specialty stores, surrounded by the charmsÂ of our heritage building in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD.
We’ve put together some great ideas that he’ll love, no matter whatÂ your budget…
1.Â Fashionable Dad
There’s so much choice for a dad with style! At our Bourke Street entranceÂ you’ll find big brand men’s watches like Seiko, Fossil and Skagen at Thomas Jewellers, along with a great range of men’s jewellery. Towards the Little Collins St entrance you’ll find Ziggurat Design,Â home to beautiful leather wallets and accessories. Head upstairs to Somewhere and you’ll be greeted with a huge range of clothing, shoes and accessories from the latest brands. Then look sharp at our Elizabeth St entrance where Woodstock Menswear has amazing suits and men’s streetwear. If you’ve invested in something special for Dad, check out the team at Evans for leather protection and Continental Tailors for the perfect fit.
2.Â Well Groomed Dad
Book your dad a traditional shave or barber cut at Men’s Biz, or choose from theirÂ huge range of men’s care products including shaving tools, cologne, hair care, skin care and more. Paint ‘n’ Powder also have a great range of European men’s fragrancesÂ to explore. Or book a treatment and haircut with the team at Sharp Cuts.
3.Â FoodieÂ Dad
This is where it gets tasty! Koko Black have beautiful gift boxes, suitable for any budget, and you can choose the chocolatesÂ for himÂ (just in case he shares…). Chocamama are also choc full of sweets, chocolates and gift packs, ready for the gifting. Colourful macarons from the The Little Royal are anotherÂ sure-fire hit for foodie dads. Even our friends at Padre CoffeeÂ have more than specialty roasted coffee packs for dad, with their limited edition range of Monsieur Truffle chocolates.Â Or you can shout dad to breakfast, brunch, lunch or afternoon tea at Cafe e Torta.
4.Â The Fun Dad
If your dad is a kid at heart, you’ll find heaps of big kid toys at Jasper Junior. Next door is The Games Shop, full of games and puzzles for dad and the whole family. Babushkas is one more down, full of Babushka dolls, puppets, chess sets and more. Adventure down the stairs and you’ll find Dungeon of Magic, a specialty retail gaming and magic store includingÂ Pokemon, Dungeons and Dragons, and Magic the Gathering.Â Plus find more fun at the Mu Shop with cute toys, accessories and figurines including Pop! Vinyl.