It was Mother’s Day in France on Sunday 7th June, and Father’s Day is right around the corner. This year the parents in our lives are especially worthy of our appreciation, after entertaining the kids during many weeks of lockdown due to the Covid-19 crisis. (Not to mention the challenge of balancing children’s remote learning while working from home.)
Or maybe you’ve been missing your parents during this unprecedented time of pandemic social distancing. It’s a moment to celebrate them, tell them how much we miss them. Why not spoil the fathers and mothers in your life with a France-themed gift? Need some inspiration? Whether s/he’s an amateur cook, sports fanatic, or fine spirits aficionado, we’ve rounded up a selection of francophile favourites in our Father’s Day gift guide.
Transport them to France with a great book. Beyond classics like Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables and Ernest Hemingway’s A Moveable Feast, the options are endless. Read more.
The perfect gift to inspire your family until travel restrictions are lifted. Published by France Today in aid of NHS Charities Together Covid-19 Appeal and Médecins Sans Frontières. Buy yours here.
Even if you can’t see your loved ones in person, you can still bring a smile to their face with Fortnum‘s. Find something extraordinary to suit the tastes of every kind of chap today.
A Vintage Wine selection of 12 bottles. These wines are shipped in a protective container and now includes a free gift card with your personal message and tasting and storage notes. Click through to the website here.
Spoil your dad with the perfect Francophile magazine gift subscription. From gastronomy to travel, he’ll enjoy it all year-round! Use this code at checkout: FathersDay20.
Treat your dad to something exceptional with these gourmet gifts, for a complete taste sensation. Discover Maille’s unique gifts for every type of taste, for every type of dad! Head to their website and use the code: FRANCE15 at checkout.
Please note: This discount can be used on any Maille product in the Father’s day gift collection.
Add a touch of luxury with these Armagnac bottles from the prestigious Montesquiou Cathedral. Presented in a unique bottle shape, it refers to the Musketeers who used to each carry their gourd at the waist. Read more.
It’s the best time to show father’s how important they are. Why not start by introducing him to these heavenly French chocolates? Check them out here.
Inspire your father this year with hand picked art supplies, packs for starters and intermediate. Online tuition courses are also available. Browse through the website.
Frappin 1270 is the perfect introduction before discovering the entire range of the Frappin brand. It is the ideal base ingredient for aperitifs and cocktails. Make your purchase today.
These whiskies with a “champagne twist” are unique to France… rich with fruity and creamy flavours. Perfect for those who love something deliciously different. Discover more.
Create everlasting stories and look back on moments with this personalised gift made up of your photos that you all know and love. Print photos online with Photobox, the photo specialists. Browse Photo Books, Prints, Canvases and more here.
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