Father’s Day Gifts for the Cool Dad
Father’s Day is once again upon us and we know you have a cool dad. He cuts against the grain and actually is up to date with what’s in style. Doesn’t he deserve to be rewarded this year with something better than a pair of pleated old man slacks from a department store? I’ve picked out 3 great spots in the city where you can grab an awesome fitted cap or sick kicks for that dad who knows what’s up!
5401 Walnut Street Pittsburgh, PA 15232 (412)-681-8640
Your father enjoys the finer things in life. He understands high-end fashion and prefers a slim cut Z Zegna suit. He knows how to rock a skinny tie without hesitation. Moda has been on Walnut Street in Shadyside for over 20 years taking care of the fashionable men of the Burgh. Toting brands like Rag & Bone, Billy Reid, Bespoken, Rogan and Theory just to name a few your pops is sure to be sartorially inline with the universe.
Michael Barone the founder and owner of Moda says that these Billy Reid brogues are the must have for the summer.
717 Liberty Avenue, Suite 106 Pittsburgh, PA 15222 (412)-456-2355
That go to guy in your life knows how to go hard in the paint. Treat him right with a pair of high tops or a nice fitted only found at Social Status. An urban up class boutique that carries kicks so fresh you’re going to do a double take! One of my favorite lines that Social Status currently carries is Pharrell Williams line BBC aka Billionaire Boys Club. Your dad is sure to swag out in style with a Comme Des Garcon-Play shirt at one of the sharpest visual stores in the city. Who knows you still might be able to pick up a pair of Air Yeezy’s 2…(Kanye West’s Nike line)
1407 E Carson St. Pittsburgh PA 15203 (412)-720-1677
Your old man is still laying tasty licks in the basement when he’s jamming with his friends from back in the day. Surely he knows how to still Rock n’ Roll and no better place to feed his style addiction than Decade. The South Side shop offers a laid-back surf punk vibe with subtle edgy pieces. With an array of brands like Brixton, Commune, Obey, Steel City Cotton Works and DeadBurydead he’s sure to look his best when getting a new tattoo. If your dad knows what’s good for him pick him up this shirt from DeadBurydead, it’s a great piece to layer with his black leather jacket and his motorcycle.