28 Father’s Day Gift Ideas That’ll Surely Leave Him Impressed
You really can't go wrong with any of these.
For many people, choosing the perfect Father's Day gift is no easy task. Unfortunately, you can't just pick up some flowers and chocolates from the supermarket and call it a day; it's likely that dad's wants and needs aren't as concise. One moment, he might be eyeing a fancy watch at the mall. The next, he's claiming to be a chill guy who doesn't care about materialistic things.
This type of complex personality can make it pretty tough to select the best gift, but we've gathered a list of ideas that are guaranteed to leave any dad impressed this Father's Day — no matter what his taste is like.
Make things easier on yourself this year by checking out our favorite Father's Day gift ideas, below. Our line-up includes everything from fancy toys to the most-coveted kicks, all at wide range of price points.
1. Brandblack Men's Aura II Sneakers
Whether he's the kind of guy who likes to hit the gym or is someone who prefers a leisurely stroll, these cool sneakers will help him dress the part.
Shop It: $220; barneys.com.
2. Eyevan 7285 Model 752 Sunglasses
Aviators are a must-have in any cool dad's stash. This designer pair has a vintage aesthetic that'll take him back in time.
Shop It: $480; barneys.com.
3. Malin + Goetz Peppermint Shampoo
Don't get it twisted: A lot of dads want to be pampered, too. This intoxicating peppermint shampoo will turn his shower into a spa.
Shop It: $36; barneys.com.
4. Lotuff Leather Duffel Travel Bag with Pocket
The kind of classic bag that you'd probably find tucked away in your Grandpa's attic, still in great shape decades later.
Shop It: $1,400; lotuffleather.com.
5. Herschel Full-Zip Hoodie
If dad swears he doesn't want you to spend a ton of money on him, keep it affordable and stylish with a cool hoodie.
Shop It: $90; herschel.com.
6. KitchenAid Artisan Series 5 Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer in Apple Cider
For the man who, in another reality, would’ve went to Culinary School.
Shop It: $380; kitchenaid.com.
7. Tokyobike Classic Sport 8-Speed Bicycle in Matte Ivory
If he's the kind of dad who routinely rides his bike in the morning, he'll appreciate the upgrade.
Shop It: $900; needsupply.com.
8. Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Low Top
For the father who feels The Sandlot told the story of his childhood.
Shop It: $50; converse.com.
9. Rag & Bone Manston Bomber
For the dad who thought he couldn’t wear a Flight Jacket in his 50s — until he saw Obama do it.
Shop It: $595; rag-bone.com.
10. Happy Socks Half-Stripe Socks
It's time for dad to let his eccentric side shine through and add a pop of pattern to his outfit.
Shop It: $14; bloomingdales.com.
11. Christian Louboutin Men's Red-Runner Mixed Material Sneakers
For the one whose wardrobe is full of luxe designer pieces.
Shop It: $1,195 barneys.com.
12. Bowers & Wilkins PX Wireless Noise Cancelling Over-the-Ear Headphones
If he's always dreamed of having a career in music — or maybe he already does — these are the high-end headphones the man deserves.
Shop It: $400; bestbuy.com.
13. Movado Modern 47
After fastening this watch on his wrist, he'll feel like he owns a Fortune 500 company.
Shop It: $595; movado.com.
14. Reebok Classics x Pyer Moss Daytona Bomber
Is dad feeling a bit nostalgic for the '80s? Meet him halfway with a modern take on his favorite throwback jacket.
Shop It: $180; reebok.com.
15. Tom Ford Beauty Costa Azzurra Acqua Eau de Parfum
He'll always need a great cologne, and this one's fresh and light enough to wear every day.
Shop It: $230; mrporter.com.
16. Want Les Essentials Kastrup Leather-Trimmed Backpack
If a briefcase is too formal and a gym bag is too casual, this option will meet dad's work needs right in the middle.
Shop It: $525; barneys.com.
17. Versace Eyeglasses
He might be having a hard time adjusting to the fact that he needs glasses now, but this pair will help ease the pain.
Shop It: $270; lenscrafters.com.
18. Lacoste Men's Flowing Print Swim Trunks
Make sure dad hits the beach (or pool) in style summer.
Shop It: $75; lacoste.com.
19. Uniqlo Men's Long-Sleeve Pajama
If he's been sleeping in the same T-shirts since '96, a matching set will help upgrade his pajama game.
Shop It: $30; uniqlo.com.
20. Jo Malone Pomegranate Noir Scent Surround Room Spray
The perfect gift for the father who tends to call out his kids for making the house smell bad.
Shop It: $72; jomalone.com.
21. CB2 Acrylic Chess Set
People will no doubt admire this fun yet decorative chess set when they stop by the house.
Shop It: $149; cb2.com.
22. Cuisinart Compact AirFryer
If the guy loves fried foods but is also making a conscious effort to be healthier, Cuisinart's AirFryer is a must-have.
Shop It: $100; target.com.
23. Everlast Nevatear 100 lb. Heavy Bag
Help dad kickstart his workout routine, or save on his gym membership, with a punching bag.
Shop It: $100; dickssportingoods.com.
24. Guess Reversible Belt
For the one who wants nothing and appreciates everything.
Shop It: $44; guess.com.
25. Sandro Striped Stretch Cotton-Blend Shirt
Whether he vacations in the Hamptons or is a Miami type of guy, he'll get good use out of this summer-ready shirt.
Shop It: $220; mrporter.com.
26. Gucci Maison De L'Amour Mug
Skip the cheeky saying and give dad the fanciest coffee cup he'll ever own.
Shop It: $290; farfetchcom.
27. Nespresso VertuoPlus Grey
Is he trying to cut back on his daily Starbucks habit? A Nespresso will surely help him save a few bucks.
Shop It: $179; amazon.com.
28. Be Extraordinary The Sprit of Bentley
Is Dad $200,000 short of buying his first Bentley? No worries. Gift him this book and put him in the league — sort of.
Shop It: $195; amazon.com.