Hot Summer Deals for Women and Last-Minute Gifts for Father's Day

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It's summer. What woman doesn’t want to look good? And don’t forget that Father’s Day is just around the corner.  If you haven’t shopped yet for Dad, or if you’re just looking for that perfect dress or tunic for the beach, here are some great, budget-friendly items.

Last-Minute Gifts for Father's Day

Matt Bean, contributing editor for Men’s Health magazine, appeared on “Good Morning America” to share summer gadgets and gear that father’s everywhere will love. Best of all, each gift is under $75.


Dads deserve to look stylish, too.  “GMA”’s own Cameron Mathison modeled a short-sleeved Tee, striped boardshorts and boat shoes.

Outdoor Research short-sleeved Tee, $39

Tommy Hilfiger striped boardshorts, $39.99

Shaun White boat shoes, $27.99

iPad Protector

If your father treasures his iPad, give him a gift he’ll love: a waterproof case for his tablet. It will keep the iPad safe from all the elements, and the clear windows allow for full use of all touch-screen, camera and voice functions.

SealLine Waterproof E-Case for iPad, $34.95

Child Carrier

This Piggyback Rider standing child carrier is a great gift for new fathers. It replaces bulky backpack carriers and strollers. It functions like a standards backpack, and has a shoulder strap-mounted foot bar, grab  handles and a safety harness for security.

The Piggyback Rider Standing Child Carrier, $69.99

Web-Extra Gifts for Dad

Imperial Motion Rufus Boardshort, $59.95

Nineteen13 Carbonated Drink Bottle, $28

PackTowl, personal size XL model, $22.95

Summer Steals for Women

Kate Dimmock, fashion director for People StyleWatch, also appeared on “Good Morning America” today to talk about women’s beach fashion this season.

The Looks

The Maxi Dress

It’s a fun summer dress that can be worn anywhere and which looks good on every body type. The key to this dress is to make sure it isn’t too long.  It really should hit the top of your shoe or sandal. Add a great floppy hat, and beaded necklace or bracelet to top off the look.

Get the look:

Forever 21 maxi dress, $22.80

American Eagle Outfitters hat, $19.50

Forever 21 sandals, $7.60

All The Rage Online, necklace and bracelets, $8


The Tunic

Tunics are a summer classic because they are so versatile. Pair them with white pants or colored jeans to run errands, or throw them on as cover-up for the beach. If you’re wearing them at the beach, go for bold colors, such as bright orange.

Get the look:

Old Navy orange tunic, $24.94

Arden B. swimsuit, top $22/bottom $14.50

Victoria's Secret beach bag; $48

Chinese Laundry sandal, $59

The Romper

Rompers are a fun way to get a stylish look with a great deal of comfort. This makes them perfect for a trip to the beach or lounging around the pool.

Get the look:

American Eagle Outfitters romper, $34.95

Simply Vera Vera Wang canvas beach Tote, $55.50

Urban Outfitters aviators, $16


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