Vintage Father's Day Gifts

Vintage Father's Day Gifts

Finding a thoughtful gift for Father's Day can be a challenge! Traditionally falling on the third Sunday on June, it's a day to celebrate and honour fathers and paternal bonds. This year Father's Day is on Sunday 18th June 2017. We've gathered together some of our Father's Day gift ideas that we think would appeal to admirers of vintage home accessories and antique furniture!

So whether you're looking for a present for you Dad, grandfather, uncle or godfather, you can be sure to find something original with Kernow Furniture. You'll find plenty even if you're on tight budget, and many of our smaller items come with free national delivery. If you don't find what you are looking for, you can find our full gift selection here.

Brass Trench Art Plant Pot

This lovely plant pot was made from a World War II artillery shell. Trench art was commonly made using debris from the war, often by soldiers to combat boredom. A real piece of history!

Bolingey Pottery Ashtray

Beautiful blue ashtray made by Bolingey Pottery, Perranporth in Cornwall. Great piece of Cornish pottery that could also be used a coin storage, for the man who needs to empty his pockets at the end of the day!

Large Antique Galvanised Ships Lantern

For anyone with an interest in nautical or maritime history, this ship's masthead lamp from the early 20th century is the perfect Father's Day gift. Possible to use indoors or outdoors, this rugged lantern will grab his attention.

Pair of Leather Stools

These rustic leather top stools have ornate tooled decorations to the brown leather top and a stained beech frame with short turned legs. Useful pieces of furniture standing at just 41cm high.

3 Ships in Bottles

Sea farers and lovers of all things nautical will love this set of three Ships in Bottles. One of the smaller is labelled 'HMS Victory'. Measuring 13cm, 14cm & 19cm long they are small enough to fit on a desk or shelving without taking up too much space.

Beware of Trains Cast Iron Sign

Do you know someone who likes trains and locomotives? Railway enthusiasts will love this black and white wall sign, hard wearing enough for indoor or outdoor use, it'd look great on a garden wall.

Scarface Movie Poster Cinema Box

Movie nights will never be the same with this original Scarface poster cinema light box. It's lenticular printing means it looks like it's moving as you walk past. Great conversation piece - the M16 appears to have flames moving and rounds coming out of it!

Large Antique Two Man Saw

Dads who love DIY will appreciate this antique two man saw.  Perfect for wall mounting as decoration in that man cave or den he's always wanted! It has a waxed finish and is a whopping 100cm long.

June 12, 2017 — Benita Ellis-Kelly

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