4 Fashionable Gifts for Father’s Day

Does your dad need swag? Parish Chic’s L. Kasimu Harris shows us how to make fathers fashionable this Father’s Day.


Colorful laces add style to a shoe.

Laces are a great way to make shoes fashionable without purchasing a new pair.







bowties are always classic





The wooden bow tie will most definitely get dad some attention. It’s been the next movement in bow ties for the last two. This worry-free bow tie is fashion forward. www.woodenbowties.com



phone wallet

The leather phone wallet is a fashionable father’s must have. Keep his pockets slim and his phone handy with the wallet.





wildlife reserve

Not ready to take the fashion plunge? Shop local and black-owned at the the Wild Life Reserve, 201 St. Charles Ave. This store offers custom ties and goods for men and women. http://www.thewildlifereserve.com






L. Kasimu Harris is a freelance writer, photographer, and style columnist whose work has appeared in The FADER, Southern Living, theTimes-Picayune and the Oxford American. One of his photographs appeared in the opening credits of HBO’s Treme (season 4) and he has exhibited his work across the South and in Moscow. Currently he has a photograph in a companion exhibit for the Reginald F. Lewis Museum in Baltimore, Maryland and a joint exhibit with Vitus Shell at Philander Smith College in Little Rock, Arkansas. Check him at: www.Lkasimuharris.com, www.ParishChic.com, @parishchic, Beparishchic@gmail.com