Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Get your favorite man the perfect gift! You can stop worrying because we’ve sorted Dad into six different types to make your shopping easier.

Is Dad a gadget lover? An avid reader? Is music his passion? Or is he the sporting type? No two fathers are alike, so why buy a generic gift?

Whether shopping for a high-tech father or a sports fanatic, we’ve put together a few categories to help focus the myriad choices. Remember, Father’s Day is about his needs, wants and hobbies. The following ideas will help you choose the perfect gift for the perfect Father on a perfect Father’s Day.

The Gadget Dad

You’ve heard the expression “There’s an App for that.” There are apps and devices to help dad track everything from the number of steps he takes to his heart rate. Personal fitness trackers come in several forms including wristbands and shoe clips. Activity is recorded on the devices and calibrated through companion apps on a smartphone, tablet or desktop computer. In addition to gadgets that track progress, there are exercise accessories like the virtual jump rope—that’s right, no more knocking over valuables during exercise. Finally, on-board cameras that affix to sporting equipment record dad’s every movement as he tours the mountains on his bike, barrels down the ski slopes or kayaks through whitewater. Consider one of these gifts:

  • Fitness tracker
  • Portable camera for his bike or kayak
  • Virtual jump rope

The Sporting and Outdoors Dad

When it comes to Father’s Day, his partner and children are Dad’s biggest fans. Whether he plays sports or simply enjoys being in the outdoors, these gifts are sure to spark his competitive spirit. Tickets to a live sporting event are one way the entire family can enjoy the holiday. Season subscriptions to television or one-time cable broadcast events, such as a boxing match or basketball game, are also crowd pleasers among dads. Print-at-home online ticketing services make shopping easy for the busy spouse who is juggling work and family. Replacing worn-out sporting gear is always appreciated. You can also give him

  • Game tickets
  • Television subscription to a live event
  • New gear: golf clubs, tennis racket, athletic shoes
  • Car accessories: phone chargers, Ambi Pur) car fresheners, a new tool set

The Fashion-Forward Dad

No Father’s Day would be complete without at least one gift of a tie, socks or undergarment. Whether it will be memorable or an eye-roller is up to you. Garments that showcase Dad’s favorite team, hobbies or professions can always be worn on game day or for special events. Fathers attending business meetings, conferences and special events will appreciate a chic tie that reflects the latest styles. Check for wear-and-tear on his briefcase and computer-accessories bag or tablet case. Broken zippers and weak straps might mean it’s time for a replacement. You can also give him

  • Computer-accessories bag
  • Tablet case
  • Tie that’s on trend

The Well-groomed Dad

Men’s personal-care products are now commonplace. Make sure Dad isn’t abandoned in his cave. He’s never too young or too old to begin a grooming routine. Glycolic facial products that remove dead skin are excellent for the father who works up a sweat on the job, playing sports or in the gym. Want to keep your old man’s face smooth and young? Give him an instant-hydration moisturizer with a new Gillette razor. A Father-daughter mani-pedi appointment is the perfect way to bond while primping. Remember: men get buffed but not polished. Are Dad's eyeglasses dated? A gift card for a handsome new pair could take years off his look. You can also give him

  • Facial products and antioxidant serums
  • Father-daughter manicure and pedicure appointment
  • Shaving supplies
  • Chic eyeglasses

The Reserved Dad

We’d be hard-pressed to find a dad who doesn’t enjoy a fine bottle of aged Scotch or whiskey or a favorite Armagnac. What better way to show your appreciation than a gift from the top shelf? Choose a brand as old as you can afford for a smoother taste. Storage casks also affect flavor as do the region and weather of the distillery’s location. Aficionados prefer single-malt whiskey. If your dad is the do-it-yourself type, there are kits that allow him to make his own beer, wine or homemade spirits. You can also give him

  • Single-malt Scotch that’s aged well, like Dad
  • D.I.Y. “moonshine” spirits kit
  • Selection of craft beers

What are some of your favorite gifts for Dad? Share them below!

This Father’s Day, shop gifts for dad at special rates! Useful, everyday items like Gillette Razors and Ambi Pur car fresheners make thoughtful presents that he’ll surely appreciate! Visit Shopee to buy Gilette and Ambipur now!  


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