He's looking a little woodsy, but his outdoor interests lean more toward park drinking than portaging in Algonquin. The key to gifting the trendy wilderness type is to go heavy on plaid and light on gear that might make him actually venture into the wild. We'd suggest tethering the sleeping bag to the house if we weren't 99 per cent sure he'd never dream of camping anywhere but the backyard.
Engineered Garments plaid scarf ($95, Jonathan + Olivia, 49 Ossington, 416-849-5956).
Cygnet sleeping bag ($127-$152, Mountain Equipment Co-op, 400 King West, 416-340-2667).
Fidelity Camino jeans ($185, Body Blue, 199 Danforth, 416-778-7601; and 724 Queen West, 416-703-7601).
Dieter Janssen camouflage birdhouse ($70, Made, 867 Dundas West, 416-607-6384).
Tweed cap ($50, Model Citizen, 279 Augusta, 416-703-7625).
Khaki waxed cotton coat ($575, M0851, 23 St. Thomas, 416-920-4001).
Jac by Jacflash oversized gingham check shirt ($155, Jacflash, 1036 Queen West, 416-516-8766).
Suede gloves ($95, Gotstyle, 489 King West, 416-260-9696).
Freitag Supersport duffel bag ($250, Curbside Cycle, 412 Bloor West, 416-920-4933).