The Modern Dad – OIP Fathers Day Editorial

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In recent years, many publications have taken it upon themselves to define the ‘modern man’. Listing trivial or insignificant acts a male can perfect to accomplish what acquits to modern masculinity.  While OIP don’t agree with these seemingly rubbish lists, studies have shown that the modern dad now takes on more household and parenting responsibilities than their predecessors. We think that is a dad worth celebrating. So with Father’s Day just a stone throw away, we’ve

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FATHER’S DAY EDITORIAL-RAD DAD

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We’re celebrating Father’s Day with bright colours, loud graphics and a whole lotta funk! “RAD DAD” is a break away from the rustic, wooden, chalkboard type of styling we often associate with a ‘manly’ look. Not that there’s anything wrong with all the above but who says Dads can’t have some colour in their celebrations? We’re talking neon yellow..bright blue hues..and yes, even neon pink! We also said no to the traditional desserts (sorry, cupcakes)

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DIY AIR DRY CLAY DISH

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Our poor dad’s sometimes get a rough deal year after year with an endless cycle of socks and jocks for Father’s Day. We decided to create a DIY that is embarrassingly simple, but also quite useful. Our DIY Air Dry Clay Dish is perfect as a bedside table throw dish for coins, keys or cufflinks – the possibilities are endless. Better still, we used an Alphabet Stamp Set (you can buy these at missbunting.com) to

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DIY FATHER’S DAY DONUT BREAKFAST-FREE PRINTABLE

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Donut I’d do without a Dad like you! It’s the perfect sentiment for a day dedicated to Dads, because, you just can’t go wrong with a bag of donuts for Father’s Day. Most of the time, it really is just the thought that counts when it comes to Dad. And, the thought of donuts? Well, that is a pretty good thought. Even if you can’t go and visit your Dad on Father’s Day, you can

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