25 Unique Father’s Day Gift Ideas He Will Love

This Father’s Day, think outside the tie. It’s easy to cave with gifts that speak to classic dad tropes (he does love beer), but why not try something else? Introduce him to new hobbies with entry-level kits, help him indulge with beauty products he would never buy himself, or trick him with Dad Fashion that’s secretly high on style. Click through for 25 unique gifts to give the dads, husbands, and fathers in your life.

1

Wingman Multitool

Leatherman
amazon.com

$59.95

A Leatherman is literally a toolkit that fits in your pocket. Your dad will love it. 

2

Short-Sleeve Shirt

His aesthetic is peak Dad Style, but with none of the irony. Modernize the look with a shirt cut in a slimmer silhouette. 

3

Black Hole Duffel

Patagonia
patagonia.com

$129.00

Some dads are “buy it for life” kind of men. This duffel will do just that. 

4

Smokey Mountain Smoker

Weber
amazon.com

He’s going to love learning how to smoke meat. 

5

Franklin Barbecue: A Meat-Smoking Manifesto

by Aaron Franklin and Jordan Mackay
amazon.com

If an actual smoker is doing too much, gift a book from one of the best BBQ joints in Texas. 

6

Men’s Solids Calf 4-Pack

You’d replace his entire sock collection with brand-new pairs if given the chance. He deserves nice socks, and Bombas makes the best. 

7

Libbey Midtown Pilsner Glass Clear

Beer just tastes better in a glass. Pair this gift with a six-pack of a pilsner he hasn’t tried yet. 

8

49mm Retro Sunglasses

Ray-Ban
nordstrom.com

$163.00

Trust us, these will look great on him. 

9

Men’s Scuff Slippers

The only way he should watch Sunday Night Football is in a pair of cozy slippers. Uggs, hands down, makes the coziest. 

10

CarboFlex 125 Squash Racquet

Tecnifibre
amazon.com

$119.00

You don’t get Squash. I don’t get squash. But it’s his favorite pastime, so who are we to judge. 

11

Moroccan Neroli Post-Shave Lotion

Aesop
nordstrom.com

$49.00

This will make his shaving experience so much fancier. 

12

UA HeatGear® Armour Compression Shirt [REGULAR]

Under Armour
underarmour.com

$27.99

Buy this for your husband or S.O. You, more than anyone, love to see him break a sweat. 

13

12ct 32oz Glass Mason Jar with Lid

He’s been talking about pickling his own veggies for ages. The time to start his new (and probably smelly) hobby is now. 

14

Video Baby Monitor

Infant Optics
amazon.com

$165.93

If he could spend 24 hours a day monitoring his baby he would. This 28,000 5-star reviewed baby cam is the next best thing. 

15

Printed Ceramic Duck Mug

Human Made
mrporter.com

$50.00

A “World’s Greatest Dad” mug just wouldn’t suffice. 

16

Symmetry Phone Case

Your dad doesn’t care how a phone case looks, so he’ll be impressed by an Otterbox cover, a brand that puts protection first. 

17

Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder

Baratza
amazon.com

$139.00

A burr coffee grinder is a game-changer for caffeine addicts. It grinds beans in a uniform manner, meaning he will never complain about a bad cup of coffee again. 

18

Contrast-Trimmed Fleece Half-Zip Sweatshirt

Polo Ralph Lauren
mrporter.com

$150.00

Polo pulled from their ’90s archives for their latest collection—fitting for your dad who dresses like he’s still in that era.

19

Hot Wheels

A dose of nostalgia is always a great Father’s Day gift. This beautiful coffee book will remind him of his childhood. 

20

Cleansing Purifying Scrub with Sea Salt

Christophe Robin
sephora.com

$19.00

Everyone, including your dad, should experience Christophe Robin scalp scrubs. It will change his life. 

21

Killshot 2

J.Crew X Nike
jcrew.com

$90.00

J.Crew x Nike’s Killshots are a mainstay of men’s style. Seriously, these are the next generation’s version of a dad shoe (versus our ’90s take, New Balance runners). 

22

Philips Norelco Multigroom Series 3000

Philips Norelco
amazon.com

$19.95

He’s had the same beard trimmer since he was 14 years old. It’s time to upgrade him with this 13-piece kit. 

23

Musgo Real Spiced Citrus Soap on a Rope

Claus Porto
bergdorfgoodman.com

$28.00

Your guy is the only person you know who still uses bar soap. This makes it luxurious. 

24

The Filled Canvas Jacket

Everlane
everlane.com

$98.00

Most dads are the “I only own one jacket” kind of people. If he’s of that sort, make it a well-made classic. 

25

Temperature Kettle

For serious tea and coffee dads, a gooseneck spout is a must. It allows a steady, slow pour of hot water that results in optimum brews.  

Justine Carreon is the market editor at ELLE.com covering fashion, Dutch ovens, and fashion again.