Megan Collins, creator of Style Girlfriend, doles out style advice and shopping recommendations for men who want to look good, but are lacking that trusted female perspective in their life. Here, the style expert shares three of her favorite gift ideas for dad.


Button-down shirt
“Every man needs a well-fitted oxford cotton button-down in his closet. This one from Bonobos fits the style bill for dads of all ages.”
Bonobos Oxford Cotton Button Down in Blue and White Stripe, $78,




Note card set
“If your father’s anything like mine, catching up over the phone is not his strong suit. Instead, keep in touch the old-fashioned way, with these handsomely embossed note cards.” Terrapin Stationers Engraved Note Card Pack, $18,


Face wash
“Your dad would probably be content washing his face with hand soap. That’s why it’s up to you to splurge on this fresh-scented face wash from Ursa Major. You know he would never buy it for himself.” Ursa Major Men Fantastic Face Wash, $32, www.