So, you’re looking for an unbeatable gift this fathers day that no other father will have received. Well, look no further. We’ve compiled a list of the most unique and customizable fathers day gifts that simply can’t be replicated. Following your dad’s lead will give you a great head start in finding something he’ll truly love.
Personalized, Well, Anything
There are so many options when it comes to personalization these days. Hats, belts, caps, wallets, socks, mugs, you name it. But we can see why. Having that extra personal message, name engraving, or even a full picture of your family together on an otherwise ordinary item can make it a much deeper, heartfelt gift. Fathers are known for being men of many trades, which gives us a huge variety of things you could potentially customize for him that would actually be useful and add functionality to his life, all while reminding him of his special role as a dad!
The options are endless; you could go for a sweet loving quote, his name, or the classic “#1 Dad.” If he’s more into dad jokes, a funny picture printed all over a pair of socks and slippers might be more his style. The best thing about personalized gifts is the number of customization options there are, ultimately giving the dad in your life something utterly unique that none of his other dad friends will have this fathers day!
“Dad” Subscription Boxes
In 2022 there is no shortage of subscription boxes tailored to all kinds of interests, hobbies, and age ranges. Suppose your dad is a connoisseur of hot sauces. You might get him his very own monthly subscription box full of hot sauce (yes, that’s a thing). Whether he smokes or is merely a collector, a cigar subscription box could be a great way to expand what he has and serve as a much classier option. There’s no shortage of dads in America, and with each one, there are so many different personalities and quirks to match. A murder mystery solving subscription box dedicated to providing a new case to crack each month might be the perfect gift this fathers day. If you feel the dad in your life is missing out on some fatherly “me time,” then get him a subscription box full of luxury essentials like skin care, aromatherapy, cologne, and beard care products with a few lavish treats inside! A quick Google search and you’re bound to find a subscription box that will blow his newly personalized socks off.
Hobby Related Supplies
Now, the specific hobby your dad is into will be the deciding factor for what direction you’ll take this in, but keep an open mind! Even if you have no interest in his hobbies personally, getting some new equipment for the things he loves and enjoys is sure to touch his heart this fathers day. “Dad” hobbies range from car restoration, camping, backpacking, hunting, model building, biking, golfing, woodworking, paintballing, rock climbing, fishing, slacklining, and so much more! Take his favorite hobby, get something that shows how much you thought about his personal preferences, and set everything else aside. Sure, a fancy cup looks nice for a minute, but maybe he’s been dreaming of learning how to golf. Do some research, explore what beginner supplies are necessary, and gift him something to match! New clubs will surely get him started in the right direction if he has golfing on his mind. Maybe he hunts with rifles, but you’ve seen him interested in trying out a bow for quieter takedowns during a hunt; look into archery classes or get the man his first hunting bow!
While some hobbies may be fairly inexpensive, like acrylic paints for a father who finds peace in creating art, you may find that purchasing a plane for an aspiring pilot goes a little (or a lot!) out of budget. In cases like this, you can start your search somewhere you’re bound to find a good deal. Local pawn shops, for example, can have a range of camping and backpacking setups for a fraction of the price of buying new. Saving yourself a quick buck and supporting his growing interests never sounded so good!
Somewhat similar to personalization, consider getting him a piece of family art. Personalized family prints are more available and affordable than ever before. Many online options make it easy to get a family portrait in just about any size delivered straight to your door. With family art, you can rest assured that you’re giving him something entirely unique and specially made to represent your family that he can hang on the wall for years to come. Such an art piece is sure to bring joy into everyone’s heart as he mounts an art piece of the very gift that made him a father; his family! While quirky gifts and dad jokes are fun in the moment, this is a gift that’s sure to last.
Whether you’re hoping for laughs and bear hugs or a few subtle tears of joy, there’s a perfectly unique gift on this list for both and anything in between. We hope you find the perfect father’s day gift idea using our outline and make memories that count this coming holiday!