At Home: Decor For Dad

The Jewish News
Lynne Konstantin

Lynne Konstantin

Give a Father’s Day gift that will leave his mark at home.

Bruce Springsteen: From Asbury Park, to Born to Run, to Born In the USA (Rizzoli; $39.95) is a just-published book of more than 150 photos (including many rarely seen) of the Boss taken by David Gahr in the early days (like the 1979 cover shot), when Springsteen was just on his way to becoming a rock legend. Local bookstores.
This hand-blown Mariachi Decanter ($290) by Jan Barboglio is finished with a wax-cast iron Mariachi topper. Zieben Mare, Franklin. (248) 539-8879; ziebenmare.com.
Keep spirits cool with Smokey Quartz Whiskey Cubes ($145 for a set of 6) by Anna By RabLabs. Saks Fifth Avenue, Troy. (248) 643-9000; saksfifthavenue.com.
Any Jewish baseball fan who knows his stuff knows that Los Angeles Dodger Sandy Koufax sat out Game 1 of the 1965 World Series because it fell on Yom Kippur (an example set by Detroit Tiger Hank Greenberg in the 1935 World Series). Morrison Hotel Gallery will custom print this photograph of Sandy Koufax by Neil Leifer (price upon request), captured on Aug. 22, 1965, as Dodger Koufax winds up during a game against the San Francisco Giants at Candlestick Park. (212) 941-8770; morrisonhotelgallery.com. PHOTO BY neil leifer / sports illustrated
A pewter Rectangle Lidded Box ($260) by Match is the perfect place to store his keys, treasures and trinkets. Zieben Mare, Franklin. (248) 539-8879; ziebenmare.com.
He can experiment with all his favorite flavors to create ice cream, frozen yogurt, sorbet and more with the pint-sized Dash Mini Ice Cream Maker ($30). West Elm, Birmingham. (248) 593-8200; westelm.com.
He can be king of his outdoor castle while reclining in Restoration Hardware’s Positano Lounge Chair ($2,395) — sculptural teak offers a contemporary take on the traditional basket weave. Restorationhardware.com.(248) 643-9000; saksfifthavenue.com.
The A-Frame Record Easel ($45) lets him showcase what’s currently spinning on the turntable — or just a prized album, with room to stack four LPs. Made in Michigan. Hugh, Detroit. Thankhugh.com.

Get delicious recipes for your Father’s Day BBQ.

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