Dads & Grads Will Love This 5

Gift ideas of distinction

Wear it Like JFK

In 1937 when still a student John F. Kennedy met Albert Fouquet in France. He was captivated by Fouquet’s hand-crafted scent and ordered eight bottles and “one for Bob” (his brother, Robert F. Kennedy). In addition to this cologne, The Gent’s Place offers great haircuts and grooming services for men.


The Gent’s Place

21720 W. Long Grove Rd, suite A, Deer Park



Next Gen TV

Armed with a striking array of technologies like the X1 Extreme Processor, X-Tended Dynamic Range PRO and X-Motion Clarity, the Sony X900F 4K HDR TV displays stunning clarity, contrast and color. It’s more than just a TV;  it’s what TVs aspire to be, says Erick Olech of ECO Automated Designs.

$999.99 – $4499.99 (based on size)

ECO Automated Designs

25777 Hillview Court, Mundelein



Well-Groomed Guy

Give dad the gift of grooming.  A gift certificate for an executive haircut or classic shave from one of our talented stylists or barbers is just the ticket so dad can look and feel his very best. Know a grad? They’ll also appreciate 18 l 8 Fine Men’s Salon. 

Starting at $40

18 l 8 Fine Men’s Salon

120 S. Hough St, Barrington



Look Sharp

Available at AccuVISION, John Varvatos is an iconic American brand focused on menswear. Varvatos’ designs often draw inspiration from the past only to re-purpose these ideas into something new. The result reflects quality, inherent attention-to-detail, luxury and style.



345 W. Mill St, Wauconda



The World’s First

Experience the world’s first curved chronograph movement, powered by Bulova’s proprietary high-performance quartz movement with extraordinary precision. Featuring a masterfully engineered slim case for unmatched comfort in either the CURV collection dress or sport styles.

$636 – $1240; as shown, $780

Timothy Grant Jewelry

155 N. Rand Rd, Lake Zurich & 10 S. Roselle Rd, Schaumburg



Cherishing Keepsakes

A shadow box frame is a perfect gift for a special guy. It will not only preserve a special object or precious memory, but also be a constant reminder of your love and affection. Most commonly used for sports memorabilia, but it can showcase almost anything.

As low as $250; gift certificates available.

Fancy Art N.F.P.

113 E. Main St, Barrington & 733 W. Route 22, Lake Zurich