9 Father’s Day Gifts for Every Type of Dad

Sheri Reed
Being a Mom

reclaimed wood desk caddy toolsGot your Father's Day gift all picked out and wrapped up for Daddio? Yeah, me neither ... not even close ... Why are Dads so hard to buy for? Well, we've headed out to some of our favorite online shops to try to make the hunt a little easier by finding nine unique Father's Day gifts for every kind of Dad. And no, none of them are gift certificates ... or neckties ... or cowboy movies ... or oversized beer steins ...

Whether your Dad (or your kids' Dad) is Sporty, Handy, Geeky, Culinary, Outdoorsy, or another kind of cool modern Dad, we have a gift we think Pops will like on his special day this year. Check out our nine choice Father's Day picks that will couple nicely with a homemade card from the kids or grandkids. Happy shopping!

9 Father's Day Gifts for Every Type of Dad

carved wooden corkscrewsFor the Wine-Loving Guy: Your favorite Dad will love busting out his beautiful Carved Wooden Corkscrew ($15) from Seltzer Studios at the next wine-tasting party.

wireless remote grilling thermometer

For the Grill Master Dad: This Wireless Remote Grilling Thermometer ($59.95) from Williams-Sonoma lets Dad monitor his barbecue from up to 150 feet away.

wood desk caddy

For the Tool-Toting Dad: This Large Reclaimed Wood Desk Caddy ($70) from Peg & Awl makes great-looking storage for Handy Dads or Chef Dads.

kodak playsport video camera

For the Sporty Dad: The KODAK PLAYSPORT Video Camera ($179.95) is shockproof, dustproof, and waterproof to a depth of 10 feet. Perfect for extreme dads.

Hario coffee dripper server

For the Coffee-Loving Dad: True coffee connoisseurs can put the slow artfulness back into making a delicious cup of coffee with this Hario Coffee Dripper & Server Set ($28.95) from Amazon. This contraption makes an amazing cup.

felted wool slippers men

For Dads Who Love to Stay Home: If your Dad is a total homebody, let him shuffle around the house in style with these Felted Wool Slippers ($65) from Grazim.

Apple iPad

For the Gadget Dad: The iPad with Wi-Fi ($499) from Apple is one of those perfect gifts that has Dad's name on it, but is really for the whole family. Shhh, we'll never tell.

vintage rifle bullet necklace

For Fathers Who Like to Hunt (and/or wear jewelry): This Vintage Bullet Necklace ($22) from Black Star is made for an extra special Papa who's manly but not so manly he can't wear his manly on an industrial necklace.

shaving pot mug shave father's day

For the Man Who Has Everything: Make Dad's shave time extra nice by setting him up with this Manly Shaving Mug in Turquoise Lagoon ($26) from Ollie Pots. Isn't it pretty, er, I mean very masculine and cool?

What are you getting your favorite Dads this Father's Day?

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