The Sharper Image® brings back a Father’s Day Tradition

Farmington Hills, M.I., June 2nd /PRNewswire/ -- The Sharper Image® recently launched its Father’s Day Catalog which will once again be in the mailboxes of households around the nation.. Consumers will have an opportunity to see hundreds of unique and exciting items including The Sharper Image picks as great gifts for Dad.  Top picks for Father's Day Gifts this year include:  a wireless iPod speaker that plays anywhere Dad goes, a golf swing video recorder to improve Dad’s game, and a unique personal cooling system for when he’s doing chores outside on a hot summer day.  All these items can also be found in the Father’s Day Gift Ideas section on Sharperimage.com.
 
 "It’s wonderful to again share our Father’s day gift assortment both in our catalog and online.  The Sharper Image has always offered fun,  innovative and well designed products for Dad to drool over and our merchandising team has outdone themselves this year ," said Steve August, SharperImage.com CMO. “To help our customers shop for Dad, we’ve also put together our annual list of Top 10 Father’s day Gifts. These are some of our most popular items.”

 
Top 10 Father's Day Gifts for 2010 featured in the Sharper Image Catalog and at Sharperimage.com are:

Outdoor Wireless Speaker
Nothing can get in the way of his favorite tunes now. The outdoor wireless speaker with remote lets Dad listen while doing chores outside or when he is just tinkering in the garage. The powerful 2.4 GHz technology delivers a big sound up to 150 feet away. The 20 watt wireless transmitter signal goes through walls and obstacles indoors and out, so nothing gets between him and his music.  The outdoor wireless speaker lets him plug in his iPod®, iPhone™, computer, stereo, or any MP3 player so all he has to do is enjoy its sweet sound. $129.99
 
Deluxe Nose and Ear Trimmer with Vacuum
Dad will be at full confidence after our trimmer has removed any unwanted nose hair, ear hair and eyebrow hair.  Our body hair grooming device comes with an integrated mirror and light to help the interchangeable Titanium-coated rotary and linear blades get to work. This deluxe kit includes a zippered travel case with scissors, nail clippers and tweezers so Dad can always look his best whether at home or on the road. $39.99

Travel Sound Machine
When Dad is traveling, sometimes it can be hard to sleep in a strange room. This Travel Sound Machine surrounds him with a selection of 19 soothing sounds or white noise to help him relax and sleep well. There’s also a built-in alarm clock with four waking sounds to choose from, including a jet lag reduction option. Voice memo function and dual clock offer added travel convenience. $89.99
 
Powermat Home and Office Mat
This Wireless Charging System offers Dad a simple way to keep all those personal electronic devices charged, without a mess of cables. The wireless charging base includes a Universal Powercube receiver that allows Dad to charge his iPod, iPhone, and other handheld devices as long as he purchases the matching power mat receiver. $99.99
 
7 Day Wireless Weather Forecaster
Don’t let Dad guess wrong about the weather.  This 150-city 7-Day Forecaster features a color-changing backlight, textual summaries of the daily forecast, wind speed, wind direction, today's forecasted UV index, high pollen count and more. The backlight changes color throughout the day to reflect the current temperature so Dad always has a pulse on what is happening with the weather. $129.99
 
Ultimate Wet Dry Electric Shaver
This Nanotech™ 4-blade shaver system with 30° inner blade angle cuts whiskers at the base for the sharpest electric shave available so Dad will always looks his best. With a 14,000 cycles per minute electric motor it makes it fast and safe so Dad will have the the cleanest shave ever.  Best of all it is self cleaning. $399.99
 
Golf Swing Video Recorder
Now Dad can correct his swing while he’s on the course. This hands free video recorder mounts to golf bag, push, or golf cart so Dad can get a true view of what his swing looks like with a push of a button. The recorder captures his entire body and swing from 6 feet away. Play back is through the built-in screen, a TV, or a computer. $349.99
 
Heated Fog Free Shower Mirror
Give Dad the gift of a clean shave.  This fog free shower mirror is heated through a unique “thermal transfer” circuit within the mirror – keeping it absolutely fog free for life.  He can easily swivel this two-sided mirror to reveal a 1X reflection on the front and a 3X Magnified reflection on the back.  There is no higher quality and beautiful fog free mirror on the market!  So easy to install, with no maintenance required, even a Dad can handle it. $99

Coolware Personal Cooling System
Let Dad beat the heat with this cool sensation. Cooling plates in this easy to wear contoured neck design provide a cooling sensation his whole body will appreciate. This personal cooling system is battery powered, so it goes where you go. Dad can use it while gardening, hiking, biking, walking, or any outdoor activities in the summer. $39.99
 
Motorized Tie Rack
Getting dressed  for Dad will be a lot easier.  At the press of a button his ties will automatically come to him all neat, organized, and ready to wear. This Motorized Tie Rack holds belts as well and certainly helps to keep Dad’s closet and drawers clutter-free. $39.99
About The Sharper Image:
The Sharper Image offers a broad range of exciting, innovative and technology rich products of superior quality and design. The Sharper Image is owned by a joint venture between Bluestar Alliance, Hilco Consumer Capital and Gordon Brothers. For more information, please visit www.sharperimageusa.com.

About Sharperimage.com:

Managed by the Camelot Venture Group, Sharperimage.com is the only website where the entire assortment of Sharper Image licensed products can be found.  In addition to the website (www.sharperimage.com) the company mails a catalog of innovative and unique products.  Please visit www.sharperimage.com

About Camelot Venture Group:
Camelot Venture Group is a private investment group that invests primarily in direct to consumer companies including online, catalog, retail, technology, financial services and sports management. For more information, please visit www.camelotvg.com

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