Dropping Hints for Fathers Day

Disgruntled Dads unite! It’s time to stand up for your fatherly rights and start getting the presents you truly want on Father’s Day.

You all know the familiar routine; you tear open the wrapping on Father’s Day and find that ugly t-shirt that is several sizes too small or that ghastly pair of bright pink socks you wouldn’t be caught dead wearing. Then comes the Oscar worthy performance; The forced smile, the struggle to pretend looking pleased with your gifts. We know they mean well, but if you want to receive the gifts you actually WANT on Father’s Day, you will have to start being more cunning.

As luck would have it, a huge amount of new spring stock has just landed at Ron Bennett Big Men’s Clothing, so this is a great opportunity to start dropping some subtle hints and if all goes well, you may just get the gifts you have always desired for Father’s Day.

Here are some tips on how to successfully drop hints:

Verbal hints

A few harmless complaints over the breakfast table about how your clothes don’t seem to fit anymore is a good start. Mention how you saw some great looking new Polo’s in stock at Ron Bennett Big Men’s.

Envy

Casually tell your kids how envious you are of your mate’s wardrobe. Talk about how he always seems to wear great looking casual wear and you never seem to have enough clothes for yourself!

Timing

Get in early. Be cunning and put the idea into their heads several months beforehand and then never mention it again. If you’ve left it too late this year, make sure you get in early next year. The beauty of this method is that they will think the snazzy jacket or pair of shorts they bought for you was actually their idea.

Guilt

Don’t be ashamed to get competitive. If you really want something special, why not casually tell your kids how your work mate’s children bought him a great looking present for Father’s Day last year. Give them a little push to get them upping the stakes. It’s a cheeky method, but it may just get results!

Product Placement

Get covert and leave a Ron Bennett Big Men’s catalogue open in the kitchen or on the coffee table with the items you like circled in a bright red marker. If this doesn’t get through to them, nothing will!

Dads of the world have no more excuses. Use these hint dropping techniques and you will be finally getting the Father’s Day gifts you want. If you have left it too late this year, start preparing for next year.

Good Luck!

Brand Focus: CANTERBURY

The Canterbury brand is one of our favourite and most popular brands here at Ron Bennett Big Mens. Originating from the Canterbury province of New Zealand dating back to the late 1880’s, they built their foundations in the world of rugby but have gone on to produce some of the most sought after and respected sports and leisure wear available.

On the field, Canterbury have been responsible for manufacturing the official jerseys and accessories for some of the biggest international sporting teams, with their CCC logo adorning the uniforms of major Rugby Union, Cricket, Soccer and Rugby League teams.

Off the field, Canterbury have cultivated their reputation by producing high quality leisure wear inspired by their sporting origins.

We have always admired Canterbury for their ability to capture the sporting spirit in their casual wear and our customers give us great feedback on their range. Canterbury Polo Shirts have always been popular for guys. They offer a relaxed weekend look suitable for a backyard barbeque or a cheer from the sideline at your local club match.

Our pick for the colder months though, would have to be a Canterbury Sweat Jacket. It’s hard to beat the quality and craftsmanship, but above all that, they simply give off a certain relaxed, sporty cool as they shield you from the chilly winds.

Ron Bennett Big Men’s stock a great range of Canterbury clothing for men online or in store. You’ll find Canterbury T Shirts, Track Pants, Polo’s and much more.