Attention: Father's Day is now officially less than a week away! If you're like us and perhaps put off your dad shopping until the last minute, you're in luck! We've got 35 amazing gifts that are perfect for every kind of dad, from the sports-obsessed to the ultimate cool guy. What's better: we've taken inspiration from the seven celebrity dads who best embody those qualities.
For the dad that loves a pick-up game of soccer as much as fine leather jacket, these finds are sure to show just how much you get his sleek-meets-sporty soul.
Common Projects Midnight Navy Leather Original Achilles Sneakers ($294)
These sneakers have style in spades.
This gadget-loving dad is keen on all things function and convenience. He doesn’t shy away from the latest gizmos on the market, and is thrilled to receive a new set of speakers over the latest pair of kicks. He may not be Brad Pitt, but he sure can pull off his look and lifestyle, thanks to these five gifts.
Krewe LGD Split Tone Sunglasses in Olive Camo ($165)
A solid, go-to pair of sunglasses are a multi-tasking dad’s best friend. After all, one must look stylish and protect their eyes from the sun whilst exploring the latest gadgets, right?
Leatherman Multipurpose Tool & Coyote Brown Sheath ($141)
Cap crimpers, field blades, fuse wires, and more—this tool has it all (and then some).
B&O Play Beolit 12 Airplay Wireless Speaker ($800)
You’ll have to go in on this one with your siblings, but seriously, how cool would your dad feel if he had this Danish-designed minimalist speaker in his office?
Is the dad in your life the boy-next-door type? You know, a real guy’s guy, but also super family-oriented now that he’s settled down into fatherhood? Sounds like Channing Tatum! This type of dad probably likes to keep it simple. Don’t get him anything flashy, but instead go for the best versions of his favourite essentials. Keep reading to see what we’ve picked for him.
A.P.C. New Standard Regular-Fit Dry Selvedge Denim Jeans ($185)
We bet your dad lives in jeans, and no one makes them better than A.P.C—trust.
Sure, it’s hard to look at anything other than Affleck’s perfectly structured (and sometime scruffy) face but today, we are focusing on this celebrity dad’s stellar style. If your padre is anything like Affleck, he probably loves the following: a great pair of shades, polished sneakers, and everything manly. Scroll through to shop for your put-together and active dad. #NoDisrespectToBenAffleck
Oliver Peoples Eyewear Benedict Polarised Sunglasses ($450)
Gift your pops with an updated pair of aviators and he'll be the trendiest guy around.
There’s no denying that Jay Z might just be the hippest dad of all time. From his omnipresent skinny jeans to his perfectly tailored button-downs, the rapper (and dad to Blue Ivy, of course) regularly knocks it out of the proverbial park with his cool-and-collected style.
?For the most part, dads are Spartan visions of utility and austerity—but every now and then you come across a dad who, for lack of a better word, goes “ham” when it comes to his personal style. He spares no change, and price tags are no obstacle to achieving the look he wants. Here’s hoping, though, that this kind of dad is a bit more choosy with his language than Kanye West.
Maison Martin Margiela Slim Black Leather Trousers ($1,596)
These leather leggings feel as good as they look.
Patek Philippe Grand Complications Watch ($675,000)
It might technically be complicated, but it's also really, really pretty.
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If the dad in question is the class clown of life, these whimsical gift ideas are for you. Easygoing dads like Jimmy Fallon would be perfectly happy to receive a cool new pair of socks, buy they’re really hoping for something that will live up to their fun-loving expectations. Intimidated? Don’t be. Pre-approved humorous gift glory awaits you.
Shout! Factory Steve Martin: The Television Stuff ($21)
You’d be hard-pressed to find a funny gentleman that isn’t a fan of the genius that is Steve Martin. Cue this box set.
Reed Wilson Design East/West/North/Gulf Coaster Coasters ($32)
These clever, pun-intended coasters are sure to please any witty dad. Choose your dad’s corresponding coast for a gift that’s sure to be a conversation-starter.
What are you getting your dad for Father's Day this year? Let us know in the comments!