We’re guessing you ended up here because you’re in desperate need of a last minute Father’s Day idea. It’s okay, we won’t judge you. In fact, we’ve got you covered with some unique Father’s Day gift ideas that aren’t just socks and jocks. Keep reading to find a gift that’ll suit your dad to a tee!
The handy dad
Dads love to work with their hands, whether that’s to complete a woodworking projects or flip some sausages on the BBQ. If you’re really looking to spoil dad, consider a MyDeal garden shed where he can sharpen his skills. For dads who love to entertain during summer, consider some quality outdoor furniture that he can make his own personal throne. Handy dads also have a real love of smart gadgets and tools, as it allows them to get creative and try out new technology.
The larrikin dad
Most dads love a bit of cheeky humour, so what better gift than a customised novelty gift? Vistaprint add personalised text and images to a number of items such as t-shirts and tote bags, with the Head of Vistaprint, Melissa Haywood, recommending customised mugs as the perfect Father’s Day gift:
“Make dad's morning more fun with personalized Father's Day coffee mugs, travel mugs, water bottles and more. Whether you go for an elegant travel mug he can take on his commute, a sentimental photo mug he can use at the office, or one of our funny coffee mugs for dad, you know he's sure to appreciate the thoughtful gift. You can even create a best dad coffee mug to show him just how much you love him! Simply choose a design you like, select the colours and add your own text and photos. Then preview your completed design before placing your order to make sure everything looks just right. Adding his favourite photo or a loving message on a mug is sure to put a smile on dad's face.”
Whether your dad is the sentimental type or the family comedian, get him a mug that speaks his language!
The thrill-seeking dad
Is your dad more of a thrill-seeker than a materialist? Try giving him the gift of an experience! Groupon have an endless number of gift experiences, with one of the most popular being a Top Gun experience.
“Hop in the backseat Tom Cruise, because Dad’s the Top Gun in town. Let him don a pilot’s cap and take to the skies controlling a single engine Liberty XL2 or Jabiru aeroplane with a full instrument panel. Gostner Aviation is a highly experienced professional instructor will take him through take-off, basic handling and also demonstrate a landing.”
For more fantastic adventures perfect for thrill-seeking dads, browse the range at Groupon today!
The sentimental dad
Is your dad more of a softie? Give him a personalised, sentimental gift that he can cherish for years to come. Rajiv Agarwal, senior digital manager at Wall Art Prints, suggests a piece of personalised canvas art:
“Surprise your dad with a huge canvas art this father’s day. Instead of just buying and gifting it to him, secretly hang his favorite art print on the wall, and let him walk in and be delighted with it.( you might have to team up with your mother for this!) If he loves surfing, get him a fabulous surfing photographic print. Or if he is into art, get him a contemporary art print. You can be sure he will think of you whenever he looks at it.”
For more dad-friendly wall art, browse Wall Art Prints today.
No matter how much of a character your dad is, we’re sure one of the above ideas will be absolutely perfect for him this Father’s Day. Go beyond socks and jocks and get your dad a present he will truly cherish!