Let’s face it, some dads are just hard to buy for! The sports dads are picky about fit and function. The tech dad is very specific on his needs in a gadget. And the has-everything dad isn’t able to give you any gift ideas. We’ve compiled a list of nifty ideas for your dad. Read ahead if you’re still looking for that “AHA!” gift. Remember, Father’s Day is less than a week away!
- Microbrewing Kit- Does your dad love a good micro-brew with dinner? Why not let him make his own? Uncommongoods.com has a kit for starters that includes everything needed to make a successful brew. You have three options: the standard kit, a Rye IPA recipe pack and an amber ale recipe pack. Just make sure he invites you over to try his first batch!
- Gardener’s Gift Basket- Putting long hours into a garden can leave your dad needing some manly pampering. An Etsy shop sells a convenient gardener’s gift basket that includes hand soap, herbal salve, bug repellent and a nail brush. Pair this with his favorite plants and veggies for a great gift.
- Media Streaming Players – For the technologically advanced dads, we recommend a media streaming player like the Chromecast or Roku. Allow them to watch their favorite shows and movies by easily streaming online content to their television. Beware; dad might not leave the couch after this gift!
- Grilling Gifts- Is your dad the king of the grill? Get him any of these awesome personalized grilling tools from Gifts.com. This is a great gift that will have your dad flipping burgers and hot dogs all summer long. Sweeten the deal with a personalized apron, also available at Gifts.com.
- Handy Project Kits- If your dad is a regular DIY-er and Fix-er-upper, he will appreciate a new project kit that is complete with all the necessary tools needed for small home improvement projects. This 68-piece Black & Decker kit can be found on rollback at Walmart now.
- Activity Trackers – Is your dad into fitness and sports? Help him up his game by tracking his daily activities. There are many trackers available now as they are a popular item on the shelves. Fitbit, Garmin, and Jawbone are some of the most recommended this year.
- Gift Cards – Still not sure what to get dad? Gift cards always make great gifts. Give the gift of choice with a merchant gift card or the gift of dinner with a restaurant card. Make sure to save money on your gift card order by purchasing discount gift cards. Gift Card Granny offers access to many discount gift cards that are up to 35% with an average saving of 13.5%!