22 Unique Father's Day Gift Ideas For All Kinds of Dads

Father's Day is June 21st and we've found the perfect gifts to honor the dads in your life.
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If you're thinking about getting your dad a tie for Father's Day, think again. We have been in a global quarantine for over 100 days now and we've all had enough time to source a more thoughtful gift than the sterotypical cheesy Father's Day presents we may turn to every year. But if you're reading this – you're probably like me and have used the extra time at home to do everything but shop for the perfect gift. It seems like dads get the short end of the stick when it comes to shopping holidays, but it's not too late to ensure your dad enjoys a happy Father's Day.

We still have two weeks until Father's Day on June 21st, and lucky for you, we've done the heavy lifting. Keep scrolling for our Father's Day gift ideas, a curated guide chock full of both essentials and indulgences alike. With something for the stylish dad, the outdoorsy dad and the tech-savvy dad, shopping from our Father's Day gift ideas will make it seem like you spend all your free time thinking about that special Dad in your life, instead of binge-watching Netflix (no judegement here!)


For the dad who has everything consider a coffee table book about one of his interests. This Rolex book by Assouline is a great interior design addition, and a great read on the classic collectors-favorite watch.

Rolex: The Impossible Collection, $895, Assouline

Onitsuka Tiger

Who doesn't need a pair of comfortable shoes? With three different color options, this unisex pair from Onitsuka may not fit the new "dad shoe" craze but is available for you to buy a matching pair as well – if you're into that.

Fabilac Unisex Shoes, $150, Onitsuka Tiger


Timeless and pracitcal, small leather goods never disappoint. A cardholder that has room for just the essentials may be the perfect Father's Day gift idea for a dad in need of a wallet upgrade.

Séjour Canvas And Leather Card Holder, $220, Berluti

Dr. Martens

For a certified stylish dad, these double monk strap slides will be are a great Father's Day gift for a dad in need of some summer shoe options in his wardrobe.

Dax Men's Leather Slide Sandals, $100, Dr. Martens


If you have a tech-loving dad in your life, this Hermes Apple watch is the perfect gift to take their love of watches to new luxe heights. Available in three signature faces and 4 bands to choose from, your dad will learn that love truly comes in orange boxes.  

Series 5 case & Band Apple Watch Hermes Single Tour 44 mm, $1,299, Hermès


Help the dad in your life accessorize with this white gold bracelet from Bulgari. It's makes for the perfect final touch for a night out outfit.

B.Zero 1 Bracelet, $4,700 Bulgari


Summer is the time for both beaches and barbeques. Get your dad a pair of shorts he can wear to both. These black swimming trunks easily transition from oceanside to everyday commute making them an instant summer wardrobe staple. 

Ami Logo-Appliquéd Swim Shorts, $205, Mr. Porter


Have a dad curating the perfect bar cart? A premium whiskey is a must have – or at least that's what whiskey-lovers tell us. This 25-year-old whiskey is a limited-edition creation from Glendalough, and makes for an ideal gift idea for special occasions, like Father's Day?

25 Year Old Irish Single Malt Whiskey, $475, Glendalough


We didn't know there could be such a thing as "shaving in style" until we came across this aromatic shaving set from Aesop. Inclusive of a shaving serum to prep skin for shaving and post-shave lotion to hydrate skin, the notes of sandalwood, and neroli blossom pair together to create a signature woody scent.

Moroccan Neroli Shaving Duet, $80, Aesop

Snow Peak

Tabiki has worked to create the most functional and dare we say it – cool aprons you could possibly purchase as a Father's Day gift. Ideal for cooking, grilling or tending to any flame, it is also complete with features such as a split leg hem for increased mobility, leg loops for security, and several inner and exterior pockets for all your storage needs.

Takibi Apron, $225, Snow Peak



Anonymous Ism

While there is a simplicity in gifting socks, Anonymous Ism is one of the most revered sock companies in menswear known for their quality and coveted designs and considered a necessary edition to any sock drawer. This pair is made of hemp and a bit lighter weight for warmer months, yet, they are popularly known for their fair isle, and color-packed options offered throughout the colder months.

Anonymous Ism Embroidered Knitted Socks, $36, Mr. Porter

Engineered Garments

A perfect utility pant your dad can wear for any activity, these painter paints are built to last. Durable as they are comfortable, these are a pair of trousers your dad will have for years to come.

Engineered Garments Painter Pants, $250, Moda Operandi

Snow Peak

This parka is the ultimate gift for a dad who enjoys the great outdoors. Protecting from mosquitos and other pesky critters that like to join you on hikes, this jacket makes use of an Enviornmental Protection Agency approved repellent that is safe for children and pets. 

Insect Shield Parka, $225, Snow Peak

J. Crew

While it is said that every man needs a well-fitting suit, this cotton-linen suit is the must-have suit for the summer. Perfect for attending warm-weather weddings, formal events and days at the office. The unstructured fabric is lightweight and comfortable making it perfect to style down with a pair of sneakers or as separates for more casual looks.

Ludlow Slim-Fit Unstructured Jacket, $82, J. Crew

Ludlow Slim-Fit Unstructured Pant, $48, J.Crew

Scotch Porter

Have a dad that has grown a beard while at home in qurarantine? Help him care for his new-found facial hair with this Scotch Porter beard grooming kit. Whether he is new to having a beard or a facial hair veteran, these grooming essentials will take his routine to the next level and also smell amazing.

Beard Collection, $73, Scotch Porter


This multipurpose customizable tote bag from Apolis is great for picnics, groceries trips, beach days and more. With durable leather handles and a water-resistant interior, this market bag can carry up to 100 pounds of cargo.

Customized Market Tote, $68, Apolis


Quality denim is always a fool-proof gift and an option in black is an easy way to assure it goes perfectly with the recipient's wardobe. Try classic this button-down shirt from Levi's, with modern details and soft denim, this will fit well and comfortably. 

Flap Pocket Denim Shirt, $106, Levi's


When workwear meets style. Whether it's for aesthetic purposes or you're buying a Father's Day gift for a man who works outdoors, this coat has everything they need to face the outside elements. It comes with a blanket lining for warmth, and made from a water-repellent and wind resistent fabric.

Chore Coat, $99, Carhartt

Calvin Klein

Aptly named for its timeless nature, Calvin Klein's Eternity cologne is appealing to men across multiple generations. This is a Father's Day gift as perfect for the first-time dad as it is the seasoned grandfather.

Calvin Klein Eternity for Men, $83, Macy's


If you're looking to pull out all the stops with your Father's Day gift, we suggest looking for an investment piece that your dad can keep for the years to come. This Ferragamo duffle bag has a soft leather that get softer and better with time. With enough space for a business trip or weekend trip, this bag is built to last for multiple generations.

Soft Duffle Bag, $2,800, Ferragamo


A great pair of sunglasses are a prerequisite for any summertime activity (yes as well as sunscreen). Add these round-framed tortoiseshell sunglasses to his arsenal for a style he may not have tried before. 

Joca Sunglasses, $485, Lapima

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