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If you know a new dad, then you know someone who is probably a little stressed out. Make his day by giving something he'll really appreciate. Below we've listed some gift baskets for new dads, some funny gifts for new dads, and even new dad survival kits. Whatever you're looking for we've got something for you.
Here is a great boardshort for your beach outings this summer. The Hurley Phantom JJF Elite Boardshort ($150) was designed to the exact specifications of John John Florence, a famed Hawaiian surfer. They feature a responsive Livewire waistband that expands as you move, 21" length for added protection, Cire interior for zero chafing, EZ fly closure, side-welded pocket for secure storage, and an underwater graphic for eye-catching style. These shorts are available now from Nike's website.
http://vimeo.com/85018645 Located on the north shore of Maui, Point Break Jaws has some of the biggest surfing waves in the world. Waves can exceed 60 feet, with conditions changing quickly and unpredictably. Because of a steep cliff and the speed of the waves, the only way to get to the break is by tow and if a surfer becomes seriously injured, the only way out is by helidopter. Enjoy the film.
Answering the universal desire for modern housing, the Honomobo Shipping Container Homes ($CALL) offer a durable and quickly installed home with the addition of striking interior design. Working hand in hand with each client, Honomobo homes come in a range of different layouts from 1 bedroom studio-styles through to two-storey family homes complete with walk-in closets and free-standing bath tubs. Bringing the dream of owning a container home into the realm of reality, these modern houses are meticulously designed to ensure they fit all the client's personal needs. A home for the modern family or the lone architect who wishes to break free from traditional housing.
Based out of Oregon, CRKT has been in the knife making business for over twenty years. Wether you're looking for gear for tactical and survival situations or just for everyday use, you should be checking their products out first. Their latest is the CRKT Viva Pocket Multi-tool ($10). It was designed by Liong Mah and was made to hang just like a keychain via the ring with a sturdy finger retention. Made from stonewashed stainless steel and measuring just under 4 inches long it packs a ton of tools into a small package. These include a flathead screwdriver, a hex wrench with 5 different sizes, pry bar, and bottle opener.