Updated: Jul 21
Dads are notoriously difficult to shop for. Whether the dad in your life has been leaving vague hints or has insisted that he wants nothing at all for Father’s Day, we know you want to shower him with love and affection. We’ve collected 10 meaningful and unique gift ideas for Father’s day in this year's Father’s Day Gift Guide!
1. Engraved Home Plaque
Every dad is proud of the home that he has created for his family. Give an engraved home plaque, fit with the family last name and date of establishment (either when he moved in or when he got married.) This Father’s Day gift is sure to last through the ages.
Pair With: Mini Photo Books to share with the three most important dads in your life! Give a treasured Father’s Day gift for grandpa and dad alike.
2. Wood Engraved Postcard
Do you have a collection of postcards from your dad? It’s time to send a Father’s Day message on these beautifully engraved wooden postcards. Tell Dad how much you love him and he’ll be proud to display it on his desk.
Pair With: 16x24 Canvas Print of your favorite Father’s Day picture of either your dad and siblings or your husband and kids.
Does the dad in your life like to live on the spicy side? Give him the gift that keeps on giving with a Fuego Hot Sauce subscription. Whether he likes his sauces mild or flaming hot, he is sure to find his next favorite sauce here. This is no doubt the best gift for Father’s Day for heat-heads!
Pair With: 8x8 Hardcover Photo Book. Be sure to include photos of Dad chomping into a hot pepper!
4. Classic Perfect- Brew Pour Over Set
We know most dads love a hot cup of coffee in the morning. If the dad in your life works outdoors or enjoys long camping trips, he will love this pour over coffee thermos. He’ll become his own baristo and get a good cup of Joe wherever he goes with the perfect classic brew pour over set
Pair With: 8x8 Softcover Photo Book. If you know dad would love father’s day gifts with photos, these flexible photo books are easy to take on the go or keep at home. Cherished memories will never be far away.
You can find relevant, tin cut signs for Dad’s man cave or workshop anywhere, but we love this hilarious sign from Cabelas. Dad will love hanging it up whenever he needs a laugh. He can hang this playful sign to add a youthful ambiance to his favorite hangout.
Pair With: 12x18 Metal Print of Dad with his fishing buddies, hunting, or enjoying a long hike. This custom gift for Father’s Day is an absolute must!
6. An Honor Flight to Washington D.C.
This special gift idea comes from Honor Flight Columbus, a program that flies U.S. veterans to Washington D.C. to visit the nation’s memorials. This gift is a meaningful way to show your appreciation for a family member that served the nation. Only WWII, Korean, and Vietnam Veterans qualify for an Honor Flight. There is a limited number of flights available, so visit their website and apply today.
Pair With: 8x8 Layflat Photo Book. Select any photos that your father, step-father, or grandfather might have from their time served and the brave men and women that served with them. Our layflat, gutterless design makes it view the photos and flip through the book time and time again.
7. Vintage Wall Art for the Tabletop D&D Dad
This gift definitely tops the list for unique gift ideas for Father’s Day! If the dad in your life is a proud D&D player, he will love this vintage wall decor to hang near his tabletop set up.
Pair With: 12x24 Canvas Print of Dad’s D&D Group! Get the whole gang together and display your favorite cosplay moment.
8. Personalized Dog Dad Mug
For the dad happily spending his afternoons tossing the ball for Rover, this adorable personalized “Dog Dad” mug is the ticket.
Pair with: 8x8 Softcover Photo Book. Collect all the best photos of Dad and his best friend into a heartfelt photo book. This is one of our favorite Father’s Day photo book ideas!
9. Manly Scented Candle
Create the perfect relaxing ambiance for Dad with this manly scented candle. Don’t worry, it doesn’t smell like fresh cut grass or an old t-shirt. This candle smells like buttery rum and cloves. This is a great Father’s Day gift for stepdad, dad, grandpa, or your husband!
Pair With: 20x30 Metal Print. Dad can hang this stunning, vibrant metal print indoors or outdoors and enjoy a picture from his life’s best moments anywhere.
10. A Poem in Memory of Dad
Do you know someone that is missing their Dad today? Consider giving them a gift that shows that you are thinking of them. These heartfelt poems are engraved on wood wall decor and serve as a reminder that though Dad may be gone, he is not forgotten.
Pair With: 12x12 Layflat Photo Book. Collect all the memories of Dad and display them in a high-quality layflat photo book that will last for years to come.
We hope that these unique gift ideas for Father’s Day has inspired you to find the perfect gift for the dad in your life. We selected the best Father’s Day photo gifts for Father’s Day 2022. Have a safe and memorable weekend!
Guest Blogger: Cameya Martin
Cameya Martin is a mother, a wife, a self-identified horse-girl, and a writer. She writes articles for small businesses, memoirs for people, and fiction for herself.