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2018 Father's Day Gift Guide + Giveaway!

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Public service announcement: Father’s Day is just over two weeks away! We’ve taken the opportunity to round-up a bunch of seriously STELLAR gift ideas for the man in your life, and the best bit is… they’re all available to WIN!

Simply sign up to our email list this week to be in the running to win one of the 11 awesome prizes pictured below, including the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Camera Mark III and lens, valued at $1,100! You’re welcome.

16th August, 2018

(from left to right) Books from Happy Valley. Giza Multi Tool ($20.00) from Tokyo Bike. Bellroy Note Sleeve Wallet, Blue Steel ($115.00) from Incu. Areaware, Concrete Desk Set, Small, Sand ($79.95) from Milligram. Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III camera ($1,199.00) from Olympus. La Petite Papeterie Francaise, Cork Desk Organiser (69.95) from Milligram. Kaweco Special Fountain Pen, Medium, Brass ($150.00) from Milligram. Comme Des Garcons Dloriental EDP (139.00) from Mecca. Owen Honeycomb sunglasses ($145.00) from Bailey Nelson. POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. DIPTYQUE Orange Ambre Candle ($118.00) from Mecca. Jason Markk Premium Shoe Cleaning Brush ($20.00) from Incu. Areaware Liquid Body Hip Flask ($79.95) from Make Designed Objects. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

 

Owen Honeycomb sunglasses ($145.00) from Bailey Nelson. POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

 

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III camera ($1,199.00) from Olympus. POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

Areaware, Concrete Desk Set, Small, Sand ($79.95) from Milligram. La Petite Papeterie Francaise, Cork Desk Organiser (69.95) from Milligram. Kaweco Special Fountain Pen, Medium, Brass ($150.00) from Milligram. Milligram Linen Notebook, Blank, A5, Terracotta ($34.95) from Milligram. POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

 

210mm Che’fs Knife in Carbon Steel ($580.00) from Doveton Fletcher.  POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber and Smokey Quartz from Brickworks. Areaware Liquid Body Hip Flask ($79.95) from Make Designed Objects. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

Kaweco Special Fountain Pen, Medium, Brass ($150.00) from Milligram. Books from Happy Valley. Bellroy Note Sleeve Wallet, Blue Steel ($115.00) from Incu. POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. Milligram Linen Notebook, Blank, A5, Terracotta ($34.95) from Milligram. Areaware Liquid Body Hip Flask ($79.95) from Make Designed ObjectsThe First Chair ($495.00) from Apparentt. Lezyne Sport Floor Pump ($75.00) from TokyobikeArt Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

The First Chair ($495.00) from ApparenttArt Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

 

Comme Des Garcons Floriental EDP (139.00) from Mecca. DIPTYQUE Orange Ambre Candle ($118.00) from Mecca. POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. 210mm Che’fs Knife in Carbon Steel ($580.00) from Doveton Fletcher. Books from Happy Valley. Jason Markk Premium Shoe Cleaning Brush ($20.00) from Incu. Owen Honeycomb sunglasses ($145.00) from Bailey Nelson. Comme Des Garcons Floriental EDP (139.00) from Mecca. DIPTYQUE Orange Ambre Candle ($118.00) from Mecca. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

Vis-À-Vis Cabin Matte 55cm ($349.00) from CrumplerLezyne Sport Floor Pump ($75.00) from TokyobikePOESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

Premium Shoe Cleaning Brush ($20.00) from Incu. Bellroy Note Sleeve Wallet, Blue Steel ($115.00) from Incu. Maison Kitsune, Parisien Cord Cap, Camel ($135.00) from Incu. POESIA Glass bricks Golden Amber from Brickworks. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

Variety of books from Happy Valley. Art Direction – Annie Portelli, Product Sourcing and Styling Assistant – Ashley Simonetto. Photography – Caitlin Mills.

Lucy Feagins
Thursday 16th August 2018

With Father’s Day just around the corner, today we’re bringing you an EPIC line up of gift ideas for the dad/partner/legendary supportive human in your life.

We’re seriously chuffed to present a truly outstanding line-up of prizes, sourced from our favourite local designers, retailers and brands. We are super grateful to all the brands listed below for participating in this promotion, and we hope our edit might inspire a few purchases for the design-inclined man in your life this month…

We’re offering 11 lucky readers the opportunity to WIN one of 11 prizes listed below.

– An Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III camera with standard zoom lens ($1,199.00) from Olympus – A truly versatile compact digital SLR camera which punches well above its weight, with 4K video and stunning still photography capabilities!

Handcrafted Chef’s Knife ($580) with Bespoke Leather Roll ($105) from Doveton Fletcher, total prize value $685.

– ‘The First Chair‘ from Apparentt, valued at $495.

– Vis-À-Vis Cabin bag ($350) from Crumpler.

Comme Des Garcons ‘Floriental’ Eau Du Parfum ($139), and Diptique Ambre Candle ($118) from Mecca, total prize value $257.

 Owen Glasses pictured in Honeycomb ($145) from Bailey Nelson.

$200 Voucher from Incu (Bellroy Note Sleeve Wallet in Blue Steel valued at $115.00, Maison Kitsune Parisien Cord Cap valued at $135.00, Premium Shoe Cleaning Brush valued at $20, all pictured).

$150 Voucher from Make Designed Objects (Areaware Liquid Body Hip Flask Black valued at $80 pictured).

$100 Voucher from Tokyobike (Lezyne Sport Bicycle Pump pictured valued at $75, wth Giza Multitool valued at $20 pictured).

$100 Voucher from Milligram (Areaware Concrete Desk Set pictured valued at $80, with La Petite Papeterie Francaise Cork Desk Organiser valued at $70 pictured).

$100 Voucher from Happy Valley bookstore (Various amazing books pictured!).

 

To be in the running to win, you need to do two things.

1. Make sure you’re following The Design Files on Instagram.
2. Simply fill out your details in our email sign-up form below!  If you’re already an email subscriber, don’t fret, enter your details anyway, this will not result in any annoying ‘double emails’ – we promise – and your entry will be counted!

*Prizes will be shipped within Australia only, and all vouchers are valid for 12 months.

Special thanks to our friends at Brickworks for the spectacular POESIA Golden Amber Glass bricks seen in this shoot!

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