Father’s Day is right around the corner and you are searching for the right gift to give dad. Dad has been a part of life’s milestones, important events, and always makes himself available for a quick game of pick-up basketball or a trip to the diner to catch up. He supports your dreams and encourages you to keep pushing yourself. He always has your back, no matter what. Show him how much you appreciate him this Father’s Day with a thoughtful gift.
Does your dad love sports? Then, you might consider giving him a signed baseball from his favorite baseball player, complete with case and authenticity certification. Does your dad appreciate the latest technological gadgets? Then, maybe you can consider gifting him a drone that takes aerial photos and film footage. Or maybe your dad likes to keep things simple, and then you might to give him a pair of his favorite sneakers.
We have conducted our research and curated a list of Father’s Day gifts that Dad will love.
This stylish button down is the perfect addition to dad’s summer wardrobe. The button down is highly versatile and he can wear untucked/tucked-in with shorts or khakis. The shirt consists of a cotton/spandex blend for increased comfort and features one-button barrel cuffs, sleeve plackets, and signature whale logo on the chest pocket. Ideal for work or summer weekends by the lake.
Shop Now: $98.50
Give dad something special that will remind him of you every time he wears them. David Yurman is a sculptor-turned-jeweler who created artistic, sculptural pieces that have given jewelry a refreshing new interpretation. In addition to classics like the cable bracelet for women, David Yurman also makes stylish cuff links for men like this pair. This pair of cuff links is crafted in sterling silver and features a unique, chevron design.
Shop Now: $350
Consider giving dad a stylish belt to update his work and leisurewear wardrobe. This belt by Salvatore Ferragamo is reversible and is crafted from high quality Italian leather. It also features a signature Gancio buckle that can be removed for a different look. Sizing experts recommend sizing up for this particular belt.
Shop Now: $375
If dad loves anything to do with the ocean, sharks, and summer, then these flip-flips are a great gift option. Vineyard Vines has partnered with Shark Week to create a capsule collection of unique shark-themed apparel and accessories. These casual flip flops feature 100% cotton straps, embossed shark logo, and EVA foam footbed and sole. Remember this season’s ‘Shark Week’ premieres Sunday, July 22 at 8:00 PM on Discovery Channel. Be sure to watch with dad!
Shop Now: $44
Dad’s go-to blazer is a little dated from the amount of the many occasions he has sported it. Why not consider giving him a brand new Italian blazer from Bonobos? This blazer is crafted in Italian wool and features modern 2 ½ inch lapels, non-functioning button cuffs, and double breast button closure. The blazer is unlined for to allow for extra breathability during the warmer days. Blazer comes in a plethora of colors like classic navy.
Shop Now: $400
Hook dad up with a new pair of kicks and amplify his leisurewear style game. These Air Max 270 sneakers by Nike feature a pull-on sock fit with adjustable lacing, removable insole, and Visible Max Air unit in the heel for extra cushioning. The sneakers will provide ample support for any activity. They also will pair perfectly with the Garmin Smart Watch listed above – if you are feeling extra generous, why not get dad both?
Shop Now: $150
Dad loves to grill and host summer parties in the backyard. Why not gift him a gadget that will help him cook his favorite cuts of meat more efficiently? Introducing the Meater by Apption Labs, a wireless leave-in meat thermometer with internal and external temperature sensors to ensure perfectly cooked meat for any meal. The stainless steel device is water-resistant and dads can utilize its’ Wi-Fi cloud technology to monitor meat from a farther distance (up to 30 feet), so he can spend a little more quality time with family and friends. The patented Meater Sense technology ensures the meat is cooked according to ideal temperature. The Meater has re-chargeable batteries with a typical function span of 24 hours of continuous cooking between charges. For a limited time, enjoy free shipping with code: FREEDAD.
Shop Now: $69
Dad enjoys a glass of wine and is enthusiastic about trying something new. Wine Club is a subscription service that connects customers to a world of exclusive wines and delivers them directly to your doorstep. Dad can choose his own wine or the Winc team will help select him select wine based on his individual preferences. Dad has the option to choose from white wines, red wines, to blends. In addition, there are no membership fees and bottles start at $13.
Shop Now: $13+ monthly
Give dad the opportunity to experiment with the latest skincare, grooming, and hair styling products. Birchbox is a grooming subscription service that sends a personalized mix of skincare, hair styling, and other grooming samples to customers on a monthly basis. Once he signs up for membership, he then fills out a grooming profile and a selection of brand name products are chosen to include in his box. Bonus, Birchbox sends a free gift with every box. If he enjoys a particular sample, he can purchase a full size product in the online store at a discount. Membership is $10/month or $60 for 6 months.
Shop Now: $10 monthly
Dad prefers to rotate his wardrobe every season and keep up with the latest fashion trends. Sprezzabox offers a monthly box containing a range of stylish men’s accessories from socks to ties to sunglasses. Dad can take a quiz to determine his wardrobe preferences and then a Sprezzabox stylist will pick out items according to his individual responses. Choose a monthly plan of $25/month or choose a yearly plan for him at just $28 per month.
Shop Now: $25+ monthly
Dad is on a budget and always loves to save a dollar or two when it comes to purchasing razor blades for shaving. Dollar Shave Club is a monthly subscription service that provides a starter kit featuring your choice of blade and then sends replacement cartridges in the months following. Dad can choose his preferred blade (twin, 4-blade, or 6-blade option) or a starter set (which includes the razor and some of the Club’s most popular grooming products). Plan options include $5 for a first month starter kit and then $9 for following months. There are no membership fees and you can cancel anytime.
Shop Now: $9 monthly
For the basketball fan, you might want to consider giving dad a souvenir that he will proudly display in his man cave for years to come. This Adidas jersey is hand signed by one of the greatest shooters in NBA history, Stephen Curry. Stephen’s outstanding basketball skills have earned him two NBA most valuable player awards and loyal fans around the world. The item has been authenticated by Steiner Sports and features a unique tamper proof hologram that prevents duplication. If you are feeling generous, purchase the jersey with a frame for easy display.
Shop Now: $699 (without frame)
For the sports enthusiast, you might consider giving your dad a baseball signed by one of MLB’s greatest players in history. The commemorative ball has been hand signed by legendary Yankees captain and shortstop, Derek Jeter. The signature is authenticated by Steiner Sports and also features a tamper proof hologram that prevents duplication and fraud. Purchase with the case so dad can proudly display in his office or man cave.
Shop Now: $724.98 (with case)
Dad enjoys listening to music on his commute to work. Or if he is retired, maybe he appreciates listening to music while relaxing on a boat and leisurely casting a fishing rod. In that case, Bose has a great solution for the music aficionado in your life. The Bose QuietComfort headphones feature world-class noise cancellation so you don’t have to be distracted by the outside world. And if you still want to keep in touch, the headphones now have Google Assistant built-in so you can control music, send and receive texts, and use your voice to get answers. The best part? The headphones are completely wireless and you can enjoy up to 20 hours of listening per charge.
Shop Now: $349
For the dad who is always on the go, you might consider gifting him an ultra-portable and lightweight wireless keyboard. The keyboard will allow him to maintain those flexible work hours while still being in contact with the corporate office. Simply connect your iPad, iPhone, tablet etc., with Bluetooth so you can write e-mails more efficiently and send quick texts at the same time. The Logitech keyboard is quiet and also features a liquid-repellant seal to protect your keyboard from spills. You can also continue typing for a duration of 3 months before having to re-charge the battery. It comes in a number of bold colors.
Shop Now: $69
It happens – car keys get lost in the hamper, laundry, or closet in the midst of daily chaos. For the dad who is always losing his keys, you might consider this innovative, compact key holder. The holder can house up to 10 keys at a time and also includes a loop piece for car fob. It comes with a built-in Tile smart GPS system that is trackable via the free Tile app on your smartphone. Download the app activate a tune that allows to quickly track your phone. The handy device also resembles a Swiss army knife with its additional features like a LED flashlight and bottle opener. Especially great for a dad’s day gift to the hubby. You will never have to hear, ‘honey, where are my keys?’ again with this brilliant device.
Shop Now: $59
Your dad is actively involved in his kids/grandkids important sports games and other events like recitals, graduations, or plays. Now, he can record these important moments while on the sidelines or in the audience without worrying about cumbersome equipment or blurry footage. This Removu K1 4K video camera is lightweight and has an integrated 3-axis gimbal stabilizer that ensures clear images and smooth, stable footage. The camera features a 1.5” LCD screen, 4-way joystick that allows users to control camera’s position/angle, and an easy to hold handgrip for discreet recording. The camera also boasts 4 hours of seamless filming without re-charge.
Shop Now: $429.99
Your dad’s goal this year is to get back into running or maybe even train for a half marathon. The Garmin Unisex Forerunner Smart Watch is perfect for keeping track of heart rate, steps, etc. and recording the distance of each of his runs. The watch has a built-in GPS so you can track how far, where, and how fast you run. The watch is Android and Apple iOS compatible and allows you to track stats like sleeping duration, calories and running pace. It also features a black digital high-resolution display, square stainless steel case, silicone strap with buckle closure, and is water resistant up to 50 meters. The watch will automatically upload your stats so you can keep track of your progress on Garmin Connect. Comes with 1 year warranty and is ideal for runners of all types.
Shop Now: $69
For the techie dad, you might consider this entry-level appropriate drone from DJI Spark. This compact quadcopter has a fully integrated camera with 2-axis gimbal stabilization, which allows for clear aerial images and footage. Enjoy 16 minutes of flight time at top speed with ability to investigate ideal photographic shots. The drone also features GPS and vision based navigation so you can use it indoors as well as outdoors. Dads can take aerial selfies and spend hours playing with their flying ‘tech toy.’
Shop Now: $319
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