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Fun Father’s Day gifts for all types of dads

This Father’s Day, let dad do what he wants and spoil him with a gift that taps into his interests.

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Posted on Jun 11, 2021, 2:30:00 PM GMT

Dads do so much for us and take care of whatever we need them to do, so this Father’s Day, let dad do what he wants and spoil him with a gift that taps into his interests. Whether he’s into cooking, tech, sports, music or outdoors, check out this list of ideas to help you find the perfect gift to show him how much you appreciate all he does for you.

The techie

If tech is his mojo, there are plenty of gift options that will get him hooked up and connected. If dad has Apple gadgets, check out this wireless charger that allows him to quickly juice up his phone, Apple watch and AirPods all at the same time. This one is specific to iPhone 12 and has a list of other compatible devices.

For your traveling dad, this pouch will help him organize all his tech accessories. It has a place for batteries, cables, a phone, portable hard drive, etc. It is also waterproof and can be carried in a bag or by itself.

If your dad has all the necessary gear, go a step further and get him this GoPro Camera. It’s great for an active dad who is also into technology. Waterproof and rugged for all conditions, it takes sharp video and photos with video stabilization, slo-mo or time lapse settings. This is a gadget dad can bring on his next adventure and help him capture beautiful memories.

The gardener

If dad likes to Zen out in his garden, you can make planting easier with some gadgets. This garden tool set includes all he needs to plant, dig, trim, prune and weed and includes gloves as well. Plus, it comes in an easy to carry storage caddy.

To save dad’s back and knees from bending and kneeling, check out this garden seat bench and kneeler. It comes with pockets to hold tools to free up his hands as he’s getting down and dirty and is easy to take with you and fold up when not needed.

After all that weeding, digging and pulling, dad will certainly need to relax and chill and what better place than outside amongst nature. This hammock looks very inviting with quick dry fabric and a sturdy stand.

The chef

If your dad is happy in the kitchen or over a grill, there are a number of ideas to whet his appetite. Get your foodie dad some cooking gadgets to help improve his game in the kitchen. This grill set includes all he needs for whatever he may be cooking including a spatula, tongs, basting brush, corn holders and cleaning brush. It also comes in an easy to carry aluminum case if he wants to take it camping.

To help your dad become a grill master this summer, check out this smoker box which will allow him to experiment with different flavors. It works with Weber grills and holds wood chips to bring that smoky flavor to his meat, fish and vegetables.

For something a little different for your family cook, have him look the part of the amazing chef and dad he is with this fun apron.

The handyman

Does your dad like to tinker, build or fix things? Here are a few options for the do-it-yourself dad. If your dad is called on to open, cut or trim something, he can easily reach into his pocket and take out his trusty Leatherman pocket tool. This stainless-steel model will be the go-to tool for any needs. With 14 tools in one, it’s compact, but very functional with a locking blade for safety.

Every dad needs a good drill to handle projects big and small. This Bosch drill has the power without the weight at just over two pounds. It comes in an easy to carry case and two batteries to keep dad’s project running without interruption.

Don’t let dad worry about losing screws, nails or drill bits on the job. This handy magnetic wristband keeps all those tools in one place, so dad doesn’t have to look for them and can grab what he needs immediately. It’s strong enough to have all magnetic accessories stick to it and comfortable and lightweight to wear.

The athlete

For the athletic dad who likes to be active and fit, there are a number of gifts that will keep him moving. For the golfer, check out this putting green to help dad practice his stroke without having to drive to the course.

Bring the gym home with a weight bench. This foldable and easy-to-store bench is sturdy and affordable.

For the runner or hiker dad, check out this pouch belt that has enough room for all your essentials such as keys, phone, headphones. It’s water resistant, bounce-proof and has reflective darts, so dad can be seen if he’s out after dark.

The music man

If dad is happiest surrounded by sound, then you can find are some great options for the music lover. Vinyl is in, so if your dad still has his vintage record collection, then surprise him with a new turntable. This retro-looking player has some modern capabilities such as high-quality speakers and Bluetooth capabilities.

Let dad pump up the volume on his favorite tunes inside and out with a Bluetooth speaker. With wireless pairing, USB connectivity and a wide range, your dad can bring his tunes along wherever he goes. Here’s a popular one on Amazon.

For the dad who has it all, one fun idea is to check out the site Cameo where you choose a celebrity from sports, music, TV or movies and they record a personal message for the recipient. Prices vary, but for Father’s Day, there is 50% off some of dad’s favorite celebs.

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there!

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