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Father’s Day comes only once a year, and it’s an opportunity to show gratitude and make sure dad enjoys his special day.
We’ve put together some gift ideas for you. At under $31 each, you’ll be sure to find the perfect gift for your dad, step-dad, grandpa, uncle, husband, or any father figure in your life!
1. Handmade card – Use your creativity! This sincere and free gift idea is perfect for those on a tight budget.
2. Custom pens – Think outside of the box. Whether it’s a funny message, an inside joke, or your dad’s name, engraving your message on custom pens is an original and affordable gift idea.
3. Photo calendar – Keep the good memories flowing all year with a personalized photo calendar from Vistaprint.
4. Personalized pint glass – Is your dad a connoisseur of fine beers? Give him his own engraved pint glass.
5. “Yoda Best Dad in the Galaxy” – This hilarious mug is a great gift if your dad is a Star Wars enthusiast.
6. Golf ball markers – Fore! Father’s day, consider a personalized golf ball marker for the most devoted golfer in the family.
7. Beard oil and conditioner – Is your dad a burgeoning hipster? This beard oil softens and conditions even the roughest of beards.
8. Toiletry bag – If your dad is the type who travels a lot, this sturdy, stylish toiletry bag makes a perfect gift.
9. Money clip – Your dad will feel like a million bucks with this personalized money clip.
10. One-of-a-kind guitar picks – Whether your dad’s an amateur or professional musician, you can put the photo of the family on these cool guitar picks.
11. Grill spatula set – Your grill master will love this collection of spatulas especially designed for grilling.
12. Rustic coasters – Is there a coffee table that needs protecting? These beautiful rustic wooden coasters make a great addition to the man cave or any dad decor.
13. Foot balm – Every dad needs a little pampering now and again. Give the gift of relaxation with this peppermint foot balm.
14. Beer bottle cups – These cool cups are made out of re-purposed beer bottles, an original addition for any dad’s kitchen or bar.
15. Personalized cutting board – Cut anything on this solid, reliable cutting board customized for your father.
16. Monogrammed phone stand – Your dad can keep his phone charged and in place with this handsome monogrammed phone stand.
17. Docking station – Here’s an upgrade; this docking station features places for your father’s phone, keys, watch, sunglasses, and more.
18. Binary code t-shirt – If he’s a proud nerd, this is the gift for him. Emblazoned with binary code, this shirt will be prime material for all sorts of dad jokes.
19. Dry rub grill seasonings – This neat tray of six kinds of grill seasonings looks delicious. We have to admit that this gift could be a little self-serving if you are planning to be around to see it in action!
20. Chicken wing soap – We’re getting into gag gift territory here, but some dads love that! These bars of soap look an awful lot like chicken wings.
21. Pocket knife – If your dad’s the type who uses a pocket knife to open boxes and perform other tasks, why not get him a personalized blade? Here’s one affordable option.
22. “I Void Warranties” multi tool – Every household needs a good multi tool for all of the odds and ends. This one has a funny message your dad will love.
23. Leather wallet – A new wallet is a Father’s Day standby. This customized option allows you to engrave an image of your choice on the wallet’s surface.
24. Cedar garden sign – Some dads love spending time in the garden. If this describes your pop, this cedar garden sign may make for a welcome gift.
25. Long-distance-themed candle – If you live far away from your dad, this candle has a message that can help minimize the miles.
26. Nautical name sign –This truly original gift features the nautical flags that stand for each letter of the alphabet, organized to reflect your dad’s name.
27. Personalized beer labels – Attach these labels to your dad’s favorite 6-pack for a fun and distinctive gift.
28. Father’s Day tape measure – Let your dad know he “measures up” with this Father’s Day-themed tape measure.
29. Dad-themed water bottle – Is your father a workout fanatic? Make sure he stays hydrated with this water bottle.
30. Black and grey scarf – Your dad will look especially stylish with this masculine scarf from Turkey.
31. Tie clip – A necktie is the classic Father’s Day gift, but does your dad have a monogrammed tie clip?
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We hope our gift ideas help you find the best gift for the father figure in your life.
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