He will love these Southern-inspired gift ideas that say just how much you appreciate him.
Chilled soapstone cubes help you chill your spirits without diluting them.
Buy It: $20/set of 9; uncommongoods.com
Dad can show off his state pride with this gift. Made with genuine leather and a solid brass buckle, these handsome flag belts
are designed in Nashville, Tennessee.
Buy It: $60 each; volunteertraditions.com
Whether it's used to sip a beverage or display fresh flowers, this iconic gift will never go out of style.
Buy It: Kentucky Julep Cup by Sailsbury Pewter, $52; thomasdalecompany.com
Be the envy of every fan at the tailgate with your very own team-inspired tongs.
Buy It: $24.95; sportschest.net
Handcrafted of Italian bridle leather in Lynnville, Tennessee, Colonel Littleton’s personalized dresser caddy is a handsome
place to empty your pockets.
Buy It: $65; colonellittleton.com
Download the iPad version of the 2010 best-selling Big Book of BBQ from the editors of Southern Living magazine. Find more than 100 of our most-loved BBQ recipes and secret tips and ideas from our pit master.
Download the Big Book of BBQ App
Pick up a six-pack of handcrafted beer from a microbrewery near you. Some of our favorites around the South are Southern Star Brewing in Conroe, Texas; Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company in Kiln, Mississippi; Cigar City Brewing in Tampa, Florida; and Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewing in Farmville, North Carolina. Also consider taking Dad to tour a local brewery.
James Avery’s engraved sterling silver money clip, made in Kerrville, Texas, will give Dad a touch of distinction as he’s
lending you cash.
Buy It: $89; jamesavery.com
Buy Dad a trout dish to help save a fish for future catching. Red Cabin, a family-run (by a father and his two sons) company
near Tyler, Texas, produces a stunning series of trout plates, and a portion of the proceeds benefit Trout Unlimited, a conservation
agency. Brown trout, brook trout, rainbow trout, and more are depicted on this dishwasher- and microwave-safe Czech porcelain.
Buy It: $87.85; redcabinpottery.com
Let the grill master claim his steak and burgers with his very own branding iron.
Buy It: $16.99; thinkgeek.com
Infuse a smoky flavor into meats, fish, and veggies with these cedar planks and wrapping papers, developed by Athens, Georgia,
cookbook author Gena Knox.
Buy It: $7.99 (eight 6-inch papers), $7.99 (two 15-inch planks); fireandflavor.com
These clever branding irons, from the famous King Ranch Saddle Shop in Kingsville, Texas, allow you to make your mark on dinner.
Buy It: $11 each; krsaddleshop.com
Here’s a trophy any hunter would be proud of: a cardboard buck head, laser-cut in Charlottesville, Virginia, ready to assemble
and mount on the wall.
Buy It: $30; etsy.com/shop/CardboardSafari
You can now crack open a cold one with ease thanks to this wall-mounted bottle opener.
Buy It: $10; brookfarmgeneralstore.com
Start with a granola base, and then choose fruits, nuts, or even gummy bears to create your own custom granola blend, which
ships straight to your door from Miami.
Buy It: from $2.99; mixmygranola.com
Practical and handsome, we'll drink to that!
Buy It: Wood Six-Pack Caddy, $41.99; woodthumb.com
A spirited take on the endlessly useful Mason jar.
Buy It: Mason Shaker, $29; masonshaker.com
Make a playlist feel nostalgic.
Buy It: iPhone Gramophone, $249; rh.com
Buckle up! No Texas-size hardware here.
Buy It: Oyster Belt Buckle, $75; sidmashburn.com
Take the gentleman's vanity to new heights. Warning: This may prove true figuratively and literally.
Buy It: Razor and Brush with Stand, $157; naturaldesignswoodturning.com
He'll get a kick out of these wool slip-ons.
Buy It: $80; sperrytopsider.com
This versatile shirt is well suited for work and play.
Buy It: $69; llbeansignature.com
NOLA-made shades, soon to be all the rage. Let him get there first.
Buy It: $125; kreweduoptic.com
Stamped leather makes for rustic, personalized style.
Buy It: $45 each; owenandfred.com
A new take on the ubiquitous men's gift.
Buy It: $50; twoscompany.com
Southern gents will love poring over the illustrated recipes.
Buy It: $72; graphicimage.com
Here's a man bag he'll actually carry.
Buy It: $159; riegelgoodscompany.etsy.com
Help him look sharp with boxwood-handled knives.
Buy It: From $322; kaufmann-mercantile.com
This clean cologne is a re-release of one originally worn by JFK.
Buy It: $195; neimanmarcus.com
Find the perfect bow for your beau.
Buy It: $55; collaredgreens.com
A hidden magnet catches caps on this cleverly designed bottle opener.
Buy It: $58; woodthumb.com
The classic argyle pattern will never tire.
Buy It: $40; bensilver.com
Self-promotion alert! Our latest barbecue book makes a smokin' hot gift.
Buy It: $18.29; amazon.com
Excitement stays the course with these leather toppers.
Buy It: From $44.99; stitchgolf.com
This handsome needlepoint flask is the perfect discreet accessory for any event.
Buy It: $65; smathersandbranson.com
Portable power is the perfect gift for the tech-lover.
Buy It: $25; hellonomad.com
A touch of nostalgia with an mp3 hook-up makes this music player both a stylish and functional gift.
Buy It: $49.95; crosleyradio.com
Creative types will love playing around with this old-school movie camera.
Buy It: $79; lomography.com
Track sleep and movement with this gift-worthy device.
Buy It: $129.99; jawbone.com
This sleek, compact projector will revolutionize your home movie experience.
Buy It: $299; target.com