It’s time to celebrate the fathers in our lives and if your dad is vegan, the usual leather wallet, steak dinner, or silk tie are out of the question. But don’t fret, there are many awesome options to celebrate the compassionate dad and here is a small list to get you started on finding that perfect vegan Father’s Day gift.
Sam’s Natural Kits – This vegan, Eco-friendly company has a Natural Care Kit made just for men. They are $39.95 and contain soap, deodorant, aftershave, lip balm, knuckle wax, shave soap, and lotion packaged in a very manly fashion, with dark, natural colors and minimal fuss. Your dad won’t be embarrassed at all to use these products plus you can both feel good knowing these products were produced compassionately. They even have a Beard Kit for the same price which has beard oil, whisker wash, and mustache wax. Not only is Sam’s Natural PETA Certified but their products are also sourced and made in the United States. Wow!
Alchemy Goods Wallet – These wallets are made from recycled bicycle inner tubes and are super cool. The Jackson Wallet, which goes for $44, is designed a bit bigger than regular wallets so that all the important stuff can fit. If your dad, like many I know, always has an overstuffed wallet, this would be the perfect gift. Other wallets range from $25-$35. This company is based Seattle, WA and their wallets are made locally. Check out their other products too: belts, backpacks and messenger bags.
Jaan J Vegan Ties – These fashionable silk-free vegan ties come in a wide variety of patterns (50+) and range from $33-$80. They company prides itself on high quality craftsmanship and ethical business practices. They even have a line of PETA ties, each with a small animal embroidery pattern of rabbits, dogs, elephants or cats – very cool and perfect for the animal-lover dad. And for the super classy father in your life, they also have ascots and bow-ties.
Sprout Watches – This company makes its watches from biodegradable corn resin, bamboo, organic cotton, cork, conflict free diamonds, and Swarovski’s Advanced Lead-Free Crystal. Not only that, they look really awesome too! There are over 25 different styles and colors to choose from ranging in price from $35-$75.
Rescue Chocolates – 100% of the purchase price of these gourmet chocolate bars gets donated to animal rescue organizations – a win/win for all! You get to enjoy some divine chocolate, like Peanut Butter Pit Bull (crispy peanut butter and chocolate), Pick Me! Pepper (sweet ‘n spicy dark chocolate with peppers), Mission Feral Fig (fig, cranberry, almond, and spices), and Fakin’ Bacon (smoky, sweet and salty), while helping support the needs of many animals across the country. The individual bars are $6 and they offer gift boxes that start at $25.
Louisville Vegan Jerky Company – If your dad misses that steak, here is a great alternative. This company makes vegan, gluten free, soy jerky in three flavors: Sriracha Maple, Bourbon Smoked Spicy Chipotle and Bourbon Smoked Black Pepper . You can’t buy directly from their website, but under the store locator they list everywhere their products are available, including some online stores. They sell for about $6.95 per bag.