We cannot thank our Fathers enough for the contribution they have made in our lives. They've taught us to stand, walk, and run and they offer us moral support whenever we feel low. This Father's Day, go an extra mile and thank your Father for his support and buy him a useful gift. The gift expert has carefully selected some of the best options to choose from for your dad.
How to Select a Gift for Father's Day
Select a Personalised Gift
When selecting any gift, you must move ahead of handing out stereotyped gifts. You may wish to move out of the cliché and give a gift that is useful for your father. When you are handing out a gift, you are sending out a message. Even when you are giving a gift to your father, a useful personalised gift will be necessary for your father.
Add Some Magic
The gift for your father must have your magic touch. As you know him better, you can also include a small note with a message that connects with him. The gift that you choose must be unique and something that could relate to you too. Your daddy must understand that you know what he likes and that you care. You must know his favourite things, and it would help him if something similar were offered as a gift.
Check Your Budget
You must be creative about your gift. Always remember that it is not about the budget, but the utility of the gift for your father. If you feel that you need to present him with a smartwatch that would help him in his fitness, you may go ahead. But do check whether your budget permits such a gift. It would not be very sensible to splurge unnecessarily on something that would be of little use.
Best Father's Day Gifts ideas
For the Fitness Freak Dads
1. Fitbit Smart Watch
A smartwatch would make an ideal gift for your dad who likes to keep his health in check at all times. Apart from features to keep track of heart rate, calorie burn, sleep score etc., it also uses built-in Alexa for access to news, setting alarms and controlling smart home devices. Control over more than 300+ songs and Spotify all from the wrist and voice replies to texts and social media apps, Fitbit is a smartwatch. Get it for Rs. 13,490 from Amazon.
2. Wireless Ear Buds
Make your dad's morning jogs and runs more enjoyable by gifting him these Noise Buds. It gives a playtime of up to 4.5 hours on a single charge and a total of up to 18 hours with the charging case. Its 10 mm speaker driver offers a great listening experience. Moreover, touch control for calls, music and volume make it a perfect choice. You can buy it for Rs. 1,499 from Amazon.
3. Boxing Gloves
Kickboxing is a great way to stay in shape. If your dad enjoys this workout then you must buy these Trideer Pro Grade Boxing Gloves for him. The gloves offer more stability to the wrist and the multi-density foam increases shock absorption and gives protection. It is well designed for a perfect fit and the mesh helps to keep the hand dry. You can select the required size and the price starts from Rs. 4,810.99 on Amazon.
4. Mini Cycle Exerciser
Often our daily routine is such that we have to sit at a desk for hours when we would rather go for a quick run or light workout. If your dad has to face a similar dilemma, then a mini cycle exerciser is the right choice for him. It is specially designed to fit under a desk for some light exercise while completing office work and has a knob to adjust the tension. An LCD screen displays RPM, time, speed and calories burned with the touch of a button. It is available for Rs. 1,599 on Amazon.
5. Running Shoes
A good pair of running shoes would have a perfect fit and be lightweight and durable. The plush cushioning for extra all-day comfort and lightweight mesh make New Balance 430 running shoes more breathable. Buy a pair of these comfortable shoes for your dad this Father's day. You can buy it for Rs. 1,750 from Amazon.
For the Gadget Loving Dads
6. Wireless Headphones
Music does make everything better and a pair of good headphones would be sure to get your music-loving dad groove to the tunes. The ergonomically designed boAt Rockerz 370 Wireless Headphone gives up to 12 hours of playback time. The Bluetooth range is upto 10m and the headphones are compatible with both iOS and Android and one can also connect using AUX. The padded earcups offer comfort while listening. You can buy it for Rs. 899 from Amazon.
7. Echo Dot
Handsfree control on music, premium sound powered by Dolby and easy to get started with and control smart devices by just asking Alexa, Echo Dot would make a great gift for your dad if he loves getting his hands on some cool gadgets. Echo Dot comes with 4 microphones and there is even an option to turn the mic off too. It is available for Rs. 5,999 on Amazon.
8. LED Projector
Is your dad a movie buff? Enhance his movie-watching experience by gifting him Egate i9 Pro this Father's day. It is compatible with the Amazon Fire TV Stick that enables conversion of EGATE Projector into a Smart Projector. Help your dad set up his own theatre at home. You can buy it for your dad for Rs. 7,990 from Amazon.
9. Universal Remote
Your geeky dad is sure to love a universal remote that can make any non-smart IR controlled device like AC, TV, Music System etc. smart! KAMONK Smart Universal Remote is Wi-Fi enabled and compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Buy this voice-controlled and easy-to-use universal remote for Rs. 1,199 on Amazon.
10. Kindle Paperwhite
Kindle is an amazing gift for all ages. If your dad enjoys a good read and would rather read an ebook when on the go than carry his books along, then buy him a kindle without giving it a second thought. Glare-free with adjustable light, 8 GB storage and a battery life that lasts weeks on a single charge, Kindle paperwhite is a sure hit. Get it for Rs. 10,999 from Amazon.
For the Workaholic Dads
11. Cooler Lunch Bag
If your dad prefers to pack some fruits and other snacks to have on his way back from work then a portable cooler would be ideal to keep the fruits cold. Both durable and stylish, this cooler bag is a perfect gift on Father's Day. It is made from environment-friendly, heavy-duty materials and can be easily carried as a lunch bag. It is big enough to pack other lunch items too apart from fruits. It is available at Rs. 399 on tintbox.in.
12. Coffee Mug Warmer
A cup of coffee often stays untouched and quickly turns cold on those tiring days at work. You must get this TORMETI Auto Shut Off Hot Plate Personal Heated Ceramic Coffee Mug for your dad so he can enjoy his coffee hot and stay focussed at work too. It is also spill-resistant, comes with an extended cord and is quite easy to clean. A must-have for working dads. You can buy it for Rs. 1,299 from Amazon.
13. Neck and Back Massager
Long hours spent staring at a computer screen often leave our necks and backs sore. If you find your dad often complaining about neck and backaches after a tiring day at work, then Dr. Trust Physio Electric Heat Shiatsu Machine Body Massager is a good product to gift to our father. It provides a safe and effective massage to revitalize tired muscles which will be much appreciated by your hard-working dad. It is available for Rs. 2,298 on Amazon.
14. Laptop Bag
This Hammonds Flycatcher leather bag can accommodate a 15.6-inch laptop and comes with a 1-year warranty too. There are compartments to keep other accessories as well. Now imagine your dad looking handsome and cool in a suit carrying this bag and you would surely want to buy it for him. Get it for Rs. 2,766 from Amazon.
For the Dads Who Enjoy Their Booze
15. Cooling Pint Glass
A pint glass is one gift that your father will love, especially if he prefers to have a few pegs in the evening. A few cool pegs would be ideal for him, and this frozen pint glass will keep him cool too. These beer glasses can be kept cold for at least two hours. And not only beer, but you can also keep other cold beverages like a glass of smoothie or iced tea if your daddy is a health freak. It comes in a set of two and is priced at Rs. 4,810. The item is available on Amazon.
16. Cocktail Shaker Set
This is a no brainer if your dad enjoys mixing drinks and it would even make a pretty cool addition for the bar as well. This 14 piece Bar Box™ Cocktail Shaker Set includes a wooden stand to keep all the stainless steel accessories in. Get one for your dad to enjoy a cocktail party with friends and family all for Rs. 2,465 from Amazon.
For the Well-Groomed Dads
17. Shaving Kit
A shaving kit is an ideal gift on Father's Day and serves its purpose too if your daddy is a frequent traveller. This shaving kit from Park Avenue includes a Body Spray, an After Shave Spray, a Soap, a Shaving Cream, a Shaving Brush, a Razor and a Pure Collection Spray. Apart from being a travel-friendly kit, it provides all the necessary ingredients for a comfortable and joyous shave. It is priced at Rs. 521 and is available on Amazon.
Your dad looks sharp in a suit and you know that he needs the perfect luxury fragrance to match with his dapper look. Paco Rabanne 1 Million Eau De Toilette is the scent to go for. Get this heavenly fragrance for your extraordinary dad for Rs. 1,399 from Nykaa.
19. Beard Grooming Kit
This premium beard grooming kit by Bombay Shaving Company includes Beard Oil, Beard Softener, Beard Shampoo & Conditioner and a Beard Brush in a box. Apart from their superior quality, the products are devoid of any SLS and Parabens and are gentle on skin and hair too. Undoubtedly a very useful gift for your bearded dad. You can buy it for Rs. 775 from Amazon.
20. Face Care Kit
A man as handsome and well-groomed as your dad will appreciate The Man Company Complete Coffee Face Care Kit. The set of 5 products includes a Face Scrub, Face Wash, Face Pack, Face Serum and a Face Cream. The products are paraben-free and would help your dad's face look brighter and rejuvenated. It is available for Rs. 1,421 on Amazon.
For the Handyman Dads
21. Multi-tool Pen
A perfect gift for your outdoorsy dad, Bonjok Self Defense Tactical Pen Multi-Tool Set is a pen, a window breaker, a compass, a screwdriver, a bottle opener and a whistle with Pen Clip. That makes it a great survival tool kit that your dad will be glad to own. This can be bought for Rs. 999 from Amazon.
22. Drill Tool Set
Does your dad really need a reason to own a power tool such as this? Let's be honest, he would absolutely love it irrespective of whether he needs it or not. This drill by Bosch is easy to use, highly robust and comes in a box full of 100 accessories. Absolutely perfect for your handyman dad! Buy it for Rs. 3,698 from Amazon.
23. Camping Tools and Survival Gear Set
A must-have toolkit for your camping enthusiast dad, GRESOU Multitool is made of stainless steel and includes a 15 in 1 Multitool Hammer, an 18 in 1 Snowflake Multitool and a Nylon Belt Pouch. For Rs. 3,523, this a gift both useful and cool for your dad that you can buy from Amazon.
For the Dads who Want Nothing
24. Digital Photo Frame
Digital Photos of some of the most intimate moments are something to cherish. A digital photo frame can use the latest technology and high-quality photo paper available in both glossy and matte paper. Automated machines print the pictures and provide the liveliness to remind your father about those moments very often. A 20 inch X 24-inch photo frame will cost around Rs. 402 and Canvas Champ is an ideal partner to turn the precious moments back to life.
25. Portable Barbecue
Dads love barbecues. Gift your dad this Prestige portable barbecue to help him fire up those weekends get-togethers and parties memorable with some delicious cooking. It is easy to assemble and clean and comes with a 1 Year Manufacturer Warranty. It is available for Rs. 1,683on Amazon.
26. French Press
Here is a gift for your coffee connoisseur dad, InstaCuppa French Press Coffee Maker that is both sleek and stylish and also makes the perfect brews. It is BPA-free, easy to grip and pour from and has a 4 level superior filtration and a good 6 cup capacity. It comes with a cleaning brush, coffee scoop and 2 extra mesh filters and can be purchased for Rs. 1,599 from Amazon.
For the Retired Dads
27. Couch Arm Table
Is your dad having problems keeping his snacks handy when viewing TV? Or does he have to pull in a small table to place his drink and the snacks together? This couch arm table can be easily over the arm of your sofa and can be used as a tray. It is made of wood and is ideal for holding small items, and your dad can enjoy his evening drink in the living room without having to pull in other furniture. It costs Rs. 1,750 and is available on Clay Sphere.
28. Foot, Calf and Leg Massager
Your dad may not be as young and agile as before, so this AGARO Rejoice Foot, Calf and Leg Massager with Heat and Vibration will provide relief from pain and also improve blood circulation. With four types of massages and 3 Automatic & 3 Manual Modes of Operation, this massager will help your dad stay relaxed. It is available for Rs. 11,999 on Amazon.
29. Music Player
If your dad enjoys timeless Hindi music and songs, then get him this Saregama Carvaan Mini Hindi Music Player to listen to his favourites as he goes about his day. It has 351 Pre-loaded evergreen Hindi songs along with FM/AM that stirs up nostalgia and also an Aux-in port to connect to the phone. You can buy it for Rs. 2,090 from Amazon.
30. Fire TV Stick 4K
Gift your dad this powerful streaming media stick for a brilliant viewing experience and easy control of content with the help of Alexa. It can mirror photos, videos and games from the phone to the TV screen too. Easy to set up, your dad will enjoy spending his free time watching his favourites from the comfort of his couch. It is priced at Rs. 4,499 on Amazon.
Send a Cute Message to Your Dad
A personalised message works wonders when sent along with a gift. When you are giving a gift to your father, it takes a whole new meaning. It could be a loving message that is crisp but shows that you are grateful for whatever he has done for you. You must be thoughtful with your message, and you may take inspiration from some renowned literature. Or, you may search online. There are several heartfelt messages that you can tag along with the Father’s Day gift.
Choose a Thoughtful Father's Day Gift
Thank your Father for all his love and dedication into making you the person you are today. Remember, its your Father's efforts that you can tackle the world as it comes. This Father's Day, give him a useful gift which he will remember forever. You can spend a quality time and discuss your future plans with him. A father always loves to be included in his kids' decisions.