Local gifts for Dad
Don’t get Dad the same old boring department store tie for Father’s Day. Look no further than the Square for fun, creative gifts at various prices. Here are just four of the View’s Father’s Day finds:
Beard Grooming Kit by Brewtastic Soaps
Location: Sold inside Mesquite Creek Outfitters at 704 S. Austin and online at www.brewtasticsoaps.com.
Includes: 6-oz. bar of natural Beard Shampoo, 1-oz. bottle of Beard Oil, and 1.2 oz. of Beard Balm
Brewtastic Soaps makes cosmetic products for men with beer and wine—yes, you read that correctly. The products don’t coat the beard with chemicals, as some commercial products do. Instead, they work to soften itchy, scratchy beards naturally.
Custom Hat by Nathaniel’s Custom Hats
Location: 111 E. 7th St.
Price: Starts at $500
A custom hat from Nathaniel’s Custom Hats is a great way to show your love for the Texan in your life. Styles include fedoras, the classic rancher, the Hesperus Trail, and more. All hats are 100% fur felt, made of rabbit, beaver, or a blend of these furs. Choose your style, color, and add-ons at the shop or at www.nathanielshats.com.
Hot Sauce Gift Basket by Mikey V’s
Located: 711 S. Main St.
Price: Ranges from $29.99 to $59.99.
Swing by Mikey V’s for a wide selection of hot sauces. Sets feature the shop’s award-winning sauces and spices, such as Peach Habanero Delight and Texas Ex’s. Plus, mention that you saw this article in the View and get ten percent off of any purchase for Father’s Day and $10 off admission to a hot sauce making class!
Gourmet French-Style Dinner at The Hollow
Location: 708 S. Austin Ave.
Skip burgers and beer and treat Dad to a night of fine dining at The Hollow. Chef Jacob Hilbert creates menus based on local, seasonal ingredients. Enjoy intriguing blends of goat, rabbit, or quail meats with seasonal veggies and vibrant sauces—sure to make Dad feel special! Reservations are recommended for this special day.