Pat Tenore, Founder and President of RVCA
"Nothing would be cooler than a beach day with my kiddies Ethan, Marley, and Joseph. The RVCA x Birdwell collaboration board shorts, towel, tote bag, and hat would be perfect to take with us; we'll put some Bear Flag Fish Tacos in the tote."
Birdwell x RVCA trunks, $120, and tote bag, $89
"I'm really big into fashion and fitness so for me, you can't get any cooler than a fresh pair of Nikes. But having my daughters's names monogrammed on them is priceless! Best Dad gift, ever."
Nike iD's, prices vary
Ben Yang (formerly Ben Baller), Designer/CEO at Superism Co
"I travel a lot and when I travel I either need sleep or I need music, so high quality earphones are a must. I used a friend's on my last flight and they really cancel out any outside noise. The best headphones I've tried to date."
Bose 'QuietComfort 20' acoustic noise cancelling headphones, $299
Cash Warren, Co-Founder of Pair of Thieves
Pair of Thieves undies are seriously the most comfortable and breathable things on the planet. The last thing I want to suffer from this summer is a terrible case of SWASS.
Pair of Thieves 'SuperFit' underwear, $20 and 'No Show' socks, $10
Kyle Waters, men's fashion and lifestyle blogger
"This watch's super-sleek look is great for both casual and business attire, and I just love the all-black face!"
MVMT '40 Series' black/tan leather watch, $120
"Spencer Hansen, the artist behind Blamo Toys, is a true original. He makes amazing baby (and adult) stuff — that's not pink."
Blamo Toys 'Baby Monkey Suit', $96
Vlad Galyuz, VP of Product Development at USAePay
"I'd love to learn how to golf because it may help close a deal with clients and it's a great way to spend a day outside."
Two 60-minute private golf lessons, $109
Nick Neves, Content Producer for Yahoo! and chef
"I just sent my wife a product from this great site and just saw they are doing curated Father's Day boxes, too. I'll definitely be sending this to my father-in-law. I hate to shop so I love this cool, practical way to send gifts."
Boxfox 'From the Desk Of' gift box, $105
"I've been wanting to replace my record player for a while so this wireless turntable is at the top of my list for my first Father's Day. Spotify is my go-to online music source so TRNTBL is my ideal analog-meets-digital upgrade."
TRNTBL wireless record player, $351 pre-order (regular $420)
Adi Jaffe, Co-Founder and Executive Director at Alternatives Behavioral Health, LLC
"I love playing my guitar, and the kids love drumming along, But they keep taking my picks and losing them so this pick stamp helps me make new pics out of anything I can think of — old credit cards, cardboard, whatever. It's amazing!"
Guitar pick punch, $25
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After seeing what LA's coolest mamas had to say when it came to creative Mother's Day gifts, we had to ask our city's raddest fathers to play since their holiday is just a few days away.
You'll be surprised that there are no ties or iTunes gift cards in this roundup, as our 11 stylish dads prefer items that range from sentimental (custom Nikes with their kids's names monogrammed on the back) to experiential (private golf lessons) to straight-up swaggy (a Louis Vuitton toiletry bag).
Catch gift ideas from local influencers like Pair of Thieves's Cash Warren, Superism's Ben Baller, and RVCA's Pat Tenore above, and get these gifts on lock asap.