Top Father’s Day Gift Ideas For All Kinds of Dads

  • June 2, 2016

Father’s Day is approaching (Sunday 19th June in case you’ve forgotten) and I don’t know about you but I find it really hard to think of gifts – for both my own Dad and for my husband.

As usual I’ve been trawling the internet looking for ideas, so I thought since I’d done all the hard work I might as well share it on my blog to help you guys out! I’ve kept the costs down to realistic prices that should suit most budgets, and some that the kids could buy with their pocket money.

So here are my top Father’s Day Gift Ideas for all kinds of Dads…

The Geeky Dad

There’s definitely one of these kinds of Dads in my house! Computer games addicts and comic book fans will love these gift ideas…

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Personalised “Superdad” move poster print

£19, Not On The High Street

What comic book fan wouldn’t want to see themselves starring as a Superhero on a movie poster?!




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Retro Games Controller

£12.99, Prezzybox

Most computer games loving Dads will probably have grown up on these retro games and will love playing them with their kids.


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Darth Vader Star Wars Bowl

£8.95, Red5

Dads who love Star Wars (isn’t that all Dads?!) will love having their cereal in this Darth Vader bowl before they head off to work!

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Tetris Light

£22.99, IWOOT

Any Dad’s who hide away in the spare room/office/man cave playing games will appreciate this cool Tetris light to add a bit of extra geekiness to the room.






The Gadget Loving Dad

If you have a Dad in your life that loves his gadgets and boys toys then here are a few suggestions for you…

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Smartphone Projector

£15.99, Prezzybox

This is actually pretty cool. If you have a man who downloads movies to his phone, you can use this cardboard projector to watch them on a big screen.

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World’s Smallest Quadcopter

£30, John Lewis

Gadget lovers will love having their own remote control quadcopter. The bonus is it won’t even take up any room in the house!



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Immerse Virtual Reality Headset

£29.95, Red5

Virtual Reality is all the rage at the moment with some really expensive VR gadgets out there. This headset isn’t too pricey and you can use with a variety of different apps.


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PulsePak Emergency Charger

£12.99, Firebox

If the Dad in your life is always on his phone, and running out of battery, this might be the perfect gift for him. No more excuses for missing your call because his phone died!




The Sporty Dad

Dads can be like big kids when it comes to their favourite football teams and hobbies. Humour them with these sporty gifts…

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Personalised Football Mug

£9.99, Personalised Gifts Shop

Any footie mad Dads or Grandads will appreciate their own coffee mug in their favourite team’s colours.



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Personalised Golf Socks

£14.50, Not On The High Street

Some lucky golf socks are a lovely idea for a gift from the kids or grandkids.



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Chelsea Football Club Stadium Tour

£32.99, Toxic Fox

I bought this as a Christmas present for my husband and it was a very popular gift! The Toxic Fox website has tours of all of the premier league stadiums on sale.

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Beets Blu Heart Rate Monitor

£25.95, Amazon

If you have a fitness freak Dad this heart rate monitor is great as it syncs up with various apps on your phone to allow you to track your workouts.



The DIY Dad

If your Dad loves spending time in his shed doing DIY and fixing things, then he might like one of these gifts…

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Personalised Vintage Wooden Toolbox

£29.95, Prezzybox

This is a thoughtful present for Dads who like DIY and have tools lying around all over the place!

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Gentlemen’s Hardware Multi Purpose Hammer Tool

£17, John Lewis

A tool that does everything? This isn’t just one present, it’s loads all rolled into one!




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Personalised Man Cave Sign

£22, Not On The High Street

If your Dad is a bit protective over his shed – or man cave – then this stylish sign is a must have!



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Handy Dad: 25 Awesome Projects For Dads and Kids

£12.09, Hive

This book is such a fab idea for Dads that that are good with their hands – it’s full of great ideas that they can make whilst spending time with the kids.





The New Dad

A first Father’s Day is probably the most special of them all, here’s some ideas for new Dads…

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Silver Fingerprint Charm

£30, Etsy

Fingerprint charms are very popular and are a really sweet gift idea for new Dads to keep with them at all times.



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‘Daddy Fell Asleep Here’ Bookmark

£6, Not On The High Street

This bookmark could maybe be a little “sorry” from your new baby for making Daddy so tired?!



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Personalised World’s Best Dad Cufflinks

£24.99, Menkind

If Daddy works a lot, these cufflinks are a nice little reminder of who’s waiting at home for them.

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Go The F**K To Sleep

£10.95, Prezzybox

If you have a baby that doesn’t like to sleep this book is brilliant. A friend sent it to us when we were suffering with a colicky newborn and it really did bring us some laughs in a bit of a dark time!


What do you think of my gift suggestions? I hope they’ve given you some ideas for those awkward men folk in your life! Have a great day spoiling your Dads on Father’s Day.


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