100 Best Christmas Gifts for Dads of 2016


Dad doesn’t have to be hard to shop for this Christmas, and finding gifts for dads is now a breeze with the extensive list below. We’ve sorted through all of the lesser gifts out there and present to you 100 Christmas gifts for dads that they are sure to smile about for months to come.

100 Best Christmas Gifts for Dads of 2016- these are some cool gift ideas! You NEED to check out this list before doing any gift shopping.

Infrared Golf Simulator

This is a fun way to let Dad play golf even when the weather outside isn’t permitting it. He can play as many games as he wants with this golf simulator that uses infrared beams to replicate where the ball would have gone had he actually swung a real club on a real course.


Syma Helicopter

This is a helicopter just like the ones you see being sold in the malls, only for far less. It is loads of fun for dads that love aviation and are kids at heart. It’s also great for them to get outside and have a fun activity with the kids.


Cordless Snow Blower

This snow blower will help dad tackle the big piles of snow this winter without contributing to any air pollution. It is cordless, so he won’t have to worry about staying within range of the house, or filling up with gasoline. It has enough power to get the job done, even though it is running on batteries.


One Remote to Rule Them All

If Dad loves to hog the remote, give him the most advanced remote out there that controls all the devices, and even syncs up with a smartphone so he can use his phone to control things. He’ll never have to worry about losing the remote, but now he will have to worry double about losing his phone.


Personal Pocket Safe

This pocket safe is a great gift for dad this Christmas because it will hold all his passwords and sensitive data in one place, and make sure that no one else can access it but him. It’s got one gigabyte of space on it so he can store plenty of files on it without worrying if they will fall into the wrong hands.


Christmas Story 20″ Lamp

This is a great Christmas gift for any dad because it comes straight from the movie The Christmas Story, and it is a replica lamp like the “major award” the dad in the movie won. If Dad loves to watch The Christmas Story each year, he’s sure going to love having his own personal leg lamp.


Golf Swing Trainer

This swing trainer is designed to help dad get his swing down just right so when he gets out on the links he will have better swings and a better game because of it. It’s able to train his muscle memory so that he remembers what a good swing feels like and can hopefully not over think his swing when he is in a game.


James Bond Cologne

Every dad dreams of living the Bond lifestyle, and this gets him one step closer with the 007 cologne. It’s a great cologne to put on when he’s dressed up for a night on the town, and it will make him feel like he’s the man. If Dad likes to wear cologne, and he’s always looking for a new scent or a clever gimmicky bottle, this is the one for him.


The Civil War by Ken Burns

Help him learn about the Civil War, or learn more about it if he’s a Civil War buff with this documentary by Ken Burns. It details some of the lesser-known facts about the war, and takes a refreshing angle that he likely hasn’t seen before in a war documentary.


Zombie Cajun Hot Sauce

This hot sauce is definitely going to wake up Dad’s taste buds, and it’s a great gift if he likes hot and spicy foods, or if he just likes to live life with reckless abandon. It comes in four different flavors so he can choose which ones he likes best, and also decide which ones he wants to leave alone in the future.


Mr. Beer Brewing Kits

These are the most popular beer brewing kits on the market, and for good reason. They include everything needed to start brewing your own beer, even if you’ve never brewed a batch of beer before. Many homebrew enthusiasts got their start with a Mr. Beer brewing kit, so don’t be surprised if Dad really takes to the hobby.


Leatherman Multi Tool

This multi tool from Leatherman is packed with useful gadgets that Dad can use for fixing things around the house, and it’s just nice to have in case something breaks. Rather than carry around a big toolbox, or have to store a bunch of tools, he can have many of the things he needs all in one place with this.


Sphere Ice Ball Maker

The sphere ice ball maker will make balls instead of cubes, which for presentation look really good in a glass of whiskey. They are nice and smooth and still do a good getting the whiskey cold then keeping it that way. He can use them in other drinks as well like sodas and juice.


Nest Smart Thermostat

This is one smart thermostat, and it can keep track of your patterns so that it learns your habits and learns when you want to have the heat on, or when you’re away and don’t need the house as warm. It also lets you access your thermostat from anywhere your smartphone gets a signal, so you can pre-heat your home for your arrival.


Go-Anywhere Grill

The Go Anywhere grill claims that it can go anywhere and let you grill with it. If Dad is a fan of tailgating, or camping, he’ll love this grill because it really can set up in a jiffy and cook anywhere you can think of. Not only that but you get similar results to the kind you get from a traditional grill.


Bar Tool Set

This has all the tools dad needs to maintain a bar and produce awesome drinks. If he likes to play the bartender at family gatherings and other parties, he’s sure going to love having this set handy so that he can expand his operations and make more complicated drinks. It has everything he needs to feel like a real bartender.


Sony 55-Inch 4K Ultra HDTV

The Sony 4K TV represents the ultimate picture you can get for Christmas this year, and takes HD to the next level. 55 inches is just the right viewing size for most rooms, and this TV will look great in Dad’s man cave. If you think HD is crisp and clear, just wait until you see the picture on this 4K model.


The Art of Fixing Things

Fixing things is an art form, and if Dad needs to learn it there’s no better book on it than this one. If he is already quite the artist what comes to fixing things, he’ll love delving into the book which features a lot of philosophy on what it takes to fix things the right way.


Nexus 6

The Nexus 6 is the new phone from Google, and it has a screen that is one inch bigger than their previous model, and lots of new enhancements. It’s running the latest version of Android, and has improved performance with voice to text searching and more improvements in the camera. Dad will love this if he loves to interact with all of the Google services.


All-in-One Home Bartending Tool

This home bartending tool puts all of the tools into one so that Dad will never have to wonder where they’ve gotten off too. It’s something that you can store in the utensil drawer rather than taking up counter space. If he likes to make drinks for himself and others he will definitely like using this tool that has pretty much everything.


The John Lennon Letters

This book is a collection of letters of John Lennon that were never released until now. If Dad is a Beatles fan, he will certainly love this, especially if John was his favorite Beatle. These letters include poems, drawings, and other insights from John Lennon in only a style that he had.


Personalized Pub Glasses

This personalized Pub glass lets you get pretty particular about which pub you want to own. They let you name your pub, give it a date of establishment, and there’s room for a slogan too. This is a pretty high level of customization for just one glass, and they come out looking like real glasses you’d find at the pub.


HD Webcam

This HD webcam will let Dad make video calls and keep in touch with his kids easier and in crystal clarity. It features the ability to take widescreen HD video, and at the same time records high quality audio. It works great with setups like Skype or Google Hangouts, so he’ll be able to see people just like they were in the same room as him.


Shave Ready Set

Give dad a shave kit that will give him the perfect shave. It includes an old style shaving brush so he can evenly distribute the shaving cream around his face. It also includes shaving oils so that he can prepare his skin, as well as aftershave for after he’s done. There’s nothing like shaving this way, and this kit gives him everything he needs.


Drive a Race Car

Give dad the thrill of driving an actual race car around the track with this race car driving experience. Even if he isn’t a fan of watching racing on TV, he still probably has the dream of seeing what it’s like to actually drive one of these speedsters.


The BigOne

This is a bean bag chair like nothing you’ve ever seen before. It is 8 feet in diameter, and is filled with soft memory foam so it is not actually a bean bag chair at all. Four or five people can fit as long as everyone sits down at the same time. Dad will love to kick back in this oversized chair.


iGrill Meat Thermometer

The iGrill meat thermometer will help dad get meats done perfectly, and it syncs up with his iPhone so that he can keep track of the temperature right on his phone without having to continually check the meat. It gives him a level of precision that wasn’t possible before.


Playstation 4

If Dad is any sort of gamers he will love getting the PlayStation 4 this Christmas. It’s the hot new console from Sony and is sure to be impressive. It’s been years since they’ve released a new console, and the PlayStation 3 has been cutting edge until now.


Black & Decker Matrix Drill

This drill is sure to help dad with all sorts of tasks around the home. It features plenty of power to get most of the jobs done. Ask any dad and they’ll tell you that your drill is the cornerstone of what you can get done when it comes to DIY projects.


Remote Controlled Golf Caddy

If Dad is an avid golfer, give him this motorized golf caddy so that he can still get exercise without having to lug his bag around. This is the perfect compromise which returns walking to the game of golf, but without having to drag the bag around.


Stainless Steel Wallet

The stainless steel wallet is a nice rugged wallet that he’ll be able to use each day. Because of the steel it will protect his cards from being scanned from scammers, and it is stainless steel so it will be durable and last him for years and years.


Reclaimed Ballpark Cufflinks

These cufflinks are made from actual pieces of chairs from ballparks that have been taken apart. This gives dad a piece of history that he can wear on his sleeve. Any dad that is a fan of Major League Baseball will surely love to have a set of these cufflinks from his favorite ballpark.


Corkcicle Wine Chiller

This wine chiller gets fantastic reviews and it’s easy to see how well it will work because it shoots an icicle right through the wine bottle. This means your wine will stay cool and you can sip on it rather than trying to drink it before it gets warm.


FitBit Charge Wristband

The FitBit can be worn all day and night, and it will track dad’s activity, even his sleeping, to see you where he needs improvement in both areas of his life. It will show with objectivity whether he is getting enough activity each day, and it will also track his sleep to see if there is something he can do to make it better.


Deluxe Stainless-Steel Grill Set

This grill set is made out of stainless steel so it’s going to hold up to wear and tear from regular use, and provide Dad with everything he needs to be master of the grill. If Dad loves to grill all summer long he will definitely get tons of use from this.


Rechargeable Heated Insoles

These rechargeable heated insoles will keep dad’s feet warm all winter long. If he likes to spend a lot of time outdoors during the cold winter months, be sure to grab these for him so he won’t have to worry about numb toes any longer. With a pair of waterproof boots and these insoles, winter has met its match.


The Solar Power Generator

This solar power generator is a great idea for dads that like to conserve energy, and cut costs when it comes to utilities. It allows him to harness the power of the Sun and convert it to energy without having to build his own generator. It’s great for the guy that has everything.


Story of a Lifetime

This leather bound book helps dad chronicle his life, and is a great way to help him share his knowledge with his children later on. It is set up so that it asks him certain questions and prompts him for the answers so that he knows what things he should write about.


Motion-Activated Candy Dispenser

Here’s a candy dispenser that’s a great idea for a dad who likes to have his daily snack. It is motion activated so all he has to do is put his hand underneath it to get the snack to come out. Fill it was chocolate or candy or a healthy option like almonds or peanuts.


OCD Cutting Board

This cutting board have has lines and grids right on it so Dad can get as obsessive compulsive as he wants and make sure that the fruits and vegetables come out in exact perfect slices. This is a fun gift for the perfectionist in the family.


FryDaddy Deep Fryer

This for FryDaddy fryer will let dad have some of his favorite fried foods from the comfort of home. It fries up the perfect french fries, as well as jalapeno poppers, chicken wings, fish sticks, and more. Gift this along with dad’s favorite foods for frying and it’s a thoughtful gift.


Nest Protect

The Nest Protect is one of the most advanced smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors on the planet. It will alert your family to smoke, as well as carbon monoxide in the home, and is set up so that it will alert you with voice instead of an ear piercing screech.


Polo Double Black Cologne

The Double Black cologne from Polo is a really nice scent, and will help dad smell his best each day. It is one of the top selling colognes from Ralph Lauren, and frankly there are few colognes out there that are able to be worn daily and still smell great.


Mad Men Complete Collection

If Dad loves the series Mad Men but needs to catch up on what he’s missed in earlier seasons, you can’t go wrong with this complete set the show. It will show him the pilot, as well as the initial seasons so he can see how the characters got their start.


Deluxe Poker Chip Set

This poker set features everything dad will need to have a fantastic poker night with his buddies. It includes all of the chips, cards, and more all held perfectly in the box. It’s not just a matter of having everything but having high quality poker items to impress his friends.


Trackball Mouse

If Dad spends a lot of time in front of the computer for work, he’s surely complained about his hand cramping up because of the mouse. This trackball mouse lets him use his thumb to move the cursor instead of having to move its entire hand around. This reduces shoulder and wrist strain so he will have an easier time at work.


Electric Toothbrush

Bring Dad into the 21st century with this electric toothbrush. If he’s still brushing his teeth the old fashioned way he’ll love doing it the lazy way with this top rated electric toothbrush. Feature: rounded head so he’ll be getting a better clean than he does now.



The Comcast is the newest coolest thing from Google that takes whatever is on your computer and puts it onto your TV. You can get it to play Netflix, as well as YouTube videos, and you can also put any Chrome tab on your TV screen.


Bacon Salt Sampler

If Dad is a fan of bacon he is going to really like this bacon salt sampler which comes in three different flavors, all of which are bacon themed. It’s a way to add instant flavor to any meal without having to cook up a pan of bacon, and it’s healthier too.


SensoTouch 3D Electric Shaver

This is one of the best shavers on the planet when it comes to electric razors. It is from Norelco, one of the leaders in the industry, and users say that they are able to get a shave that feels as close as a blade without having to rip up their face.


Natural Bamboo Watch

This watch is made out of bamboo, which gives it a very unique look and feel, and if Dad is a fan of watches he will surely love to add this to his collection. Almost every watch out there has either metal or leather for its strep so it’s very interesting to see one that is made of wood.


Garage Pro Wet/Dry Vacuum

This wet dry vac will help dad keep the garage looking tip top, as well as come in handy when it comes time to vacuum out the car. Every dad needs a high quality wet dry vac, and this is one of the best that’s out there, so you can really make him happy with this gift.


iPad Air 2

The iPad Air 2 is the latest iPad from Apple and will help dad be more productive and be more entertained at the same time. It is lighter and faster than any of the other iPads that have been released, and the design means that it is easier to hold and use for long periods of time.


MLB Game Played Uniform Wallet

This MLB baseball wallet is great for any dad that is a fan of Major League Baseball. It’s made with real uniforms that were actually played in a game so dad will be reminded of his favorite team each time he uses his wallet, which is quite often.


Jack Black Pure Clean Daily Face Wash

Help dad keep his face clean with this Daily Face Wash from Jack Black. This line of skin care product has no relation to the actor Jack Black, and it is highly reviewed by many users. It’s a great gift to give to a dad that hasn’t been able to find a face wash specifically for men.


Cards Against Humanity

This game is for dads that have a bit of a twisted sense of humor. It is similar to the game Apples to Apples except for the cards are all a little bit awful, and encourages you to make suggestions that are even worse. Its a lot of fun for a family that has a good personality.


Motorized Tie Rack

This motorized tie rack lets dad find his ties a lot faster than he can now. It makes heads or tails out of a closet that has ties everywhere, and organizing things immediately while allowing him to peruse his tires quickly and easily.


Circulation Enhancing Travel Socks

If Dad has to travel a lot for work, get him these travel socks so that he can have better circulation in his legs. On long flights these days they tell flyers how to do exercises to help improve their circulation, but it’s easier just to wear these socks.


Make Your Own Electric Guitar Kit

If dad is a fan of Rock and Roll and doesn’t have a guitar yet, let him make his own with this DIY guitar kit. It has all of the pieces, it just needs to be put together and customized, which will give dad a better feel for his guitar.


Garmin Fishfinder

Help dad score some big time fish with this sonar fish finder from Garmin. He’ll be able to go to the best spots out there and won’t waste his time in parts that don’t have a lot of fish. It’s almost an unfair advantage but it’s the 21st century.


Xbox One

This is the latest and greatest from Microsoft in the world of gaming and if Dad has an Xbox 360 he will surely begging anyone who will listen for the new Xbox One. It features improved graphics and a whole new list of titles to choose from.


Sony Car Stereo

Let dad take his favorite Pandora stations with him in his car. This car stereo syncs up to his Pandora account so he can listen to clear music, even if he’s in an area that doesn’t have any good radio stations to listen to. It’s a great gift for a dad that always has music going.


Smoking Jacket

Dad doesn’t have to be Hugh Hefner to start dressing like him. Smoking jackets are super comfortable, and he doesn’t have to smoke in order to wear one. It’s super relaxing indoor wear for those days when he just wants to lounge around but still wants to look debonair.


The Godfather Classic Quotes

If dad is a fan of the Godfather trilogy he probably knows many of the quotes by heart. He can see all of the best quotes from the films accompanied by some classic imagery and learn the exact quote at the same time. Be prepared for him to start dropping lines from the movie more often now.


Digital SLR Camera

Has dad shown an interest in photography? If so you can’t go wrong with a fancy and powerful digital SLR camera. He can add on different lenses to take pics of things far away, and micro lenses that let him take detailed pictures of small things.


Darth Vader and Son

This is a great book to give a dad that’s a fan of Star Wars. It tells the story of how things might have gone had Darth Vader been a good and nurturing father. It is an alternate tale of how things actually went, and shows the virtue of proper fatherhood.


Breaking Bad Complete Series

Give dad the entire series of Breaking Bad in one of the best presentations we’ve seen yet. It all comes in a big plastic drum like the ones seen in the TV show, and features plenty of goodies both in physical form, and in the form of commentary from the show’s creators and producers.


HDTV Mount

Let dad finally mount the HDTV he has, or the one he’s getting this year. No need to spend a lot for an expensive mounting kit, as the prices have come down considerably on high quality mounts you can trust your expensive TV on.


Bose SoundTouch

The SoundTouch system by Bose links up to the WiFi in your home and has 6 different presets that let you load up the music you want to hear. Get more than one unit and they will all play the same music, or different music in each room, you decide.


Personalized Leather Wrapped Flask

This flask can be personalized with dad’s monogrammed initials, or you can put his nickname or other saying in the space at the top. A fun way to have dad think of you each time he takes a swig.


Beard Trimmer

If dad’s whiskers have been getting out of control lately, help him tame them with this beard trimmer. It’s got plenty of settings so that he can have a longer beard, but still have all the hairs be the same length. This can turn a scruffy dad into a nicely trimmed one.


Wireless Bluetooth Water Resistant Speaker

Put these speakers wherever you want, either indoors or outdoors for outside entertaining. They use Bluetooth so they connect with your phone and can play your Pandora station or any MP3s you want, as long as the phone stays within range. Get the party started or just relax indoors.


Blood Pressure Monitor

Help dad keep an eye on his blood pressure with this monitor that goes around his wrist and gives an accurate reading. If his doctor has told him that he needs to watch his levels you can give him an easy way to do so. Great for daily use this can be really helpful for long term health.


Nintendo Wii U

This is still the best video game console for family style gaming, so take advantage of the lower price now that Sony and Microsoft have released their new platforms. You can’t beat titles like Mario Kart or Mario Party for pure family fun and it’s great to see dad try his best to win.


Adjustable Dumbbells

If dad likes to lift weights but doesn’t have a lot of room for a workout area, these dumbbells are a great idea. They are adjustable so with just two of them it’s like you’re getting plenty more just by making adjustments. He can change the weight in just a few seconds and be onto the next set.


Man of Steel on Blu-ray

Show dad he’s your version of Superman by getting him the latest Superman movie that just came out last summer on Blu-ray. It shows the story of Superman from when he was a baby and also shows him try to avoid his destiny, but then finally coming to his senses.


Game of Thrones Box Set

Game of Thrones is actually based on a set of books, so if dad is a fan of the HBO series let him delve even deeper with the books that started it all. This box set features all of the books in the series, so he’ll have a spoiler on upcoming seasons.


Planet of the Apes: 5 Film Collection

Give dad all of the Planet of the Apes he can handle. This set features 5 of the best films of the franchise, including some of the modern ones. It will give him a new appreciation for how great they are when he watches them all in succession.


5-in-1 Griddler

Help dad master his cooking skills with this griddler that can cook food 5 ways. One of the most popular ways dad will love is to use it as a panini press to make hot toasted sandwiches in a flash. He can also cook up some pancakes and other griddle favorites as well.


Bear Grylls Ultimate Survival Kit

This survival kit comes from Bear Grylls, one of the top survivalists on the planet. It gives dad everything he would need if he ever found himself in survival situation. If he’s a fan of Bear on TV he’ll definitely want a kit like this.


Ionic Comfort Air Purifier

This air purifier is a great way to help dad breath better air. A great place to use this is in the bedroom since that’s where he spends 8 hours or so per day breathing deeply. If he has any sort of respiratory trouble this is a very thoughtful gift.


Roku 3 with Voice Search

The Roku box will let Dad access his favorite services all in one hub. He can watch Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, and listen to Pandora on his TV, all from one screen. He can search any movie he wants through Roku with his voice and it will show him where it’s available and for how much.


Commuter Cup

Give dad what has been determined as the best commuter cup you can get. It will keep his drink piping hot, and is leak proof so he doesn’t have to worry about making a mess with it. It’s also reusable, so he won’t have to use disposable cups.


SmartStart Remote Car Starter

The SmartStart from Viper gives dad access to his car from anywhere. He can start it, lock it, and unlock it whenever he wants. Great for cold mornings so he doesn’t have to get into a cold car. Great for hot summer days so he doesn’t have to get into a sweltering car.


John Green Limited Edition Boxed Set

Give dad four books that have been best-sellers, all by author John Green. This includes Looking for Alaska, Paper Towns, An Abundance of Katherines, and The Fault in Our Stars. A great gift set for a dad that always has his nose in a book.


Samsung Chromebook

The Chromebook is a laptop from Google that just features Chrome on it, so any dad that is hooked up with Google’s services will have everything he needs in portable form. It boots up fast and wakes up instantly after being asleep.


Wireless Video Baby Monitor

Give a new dad the ability to check in on his little angel whenever he wants, even at night. This wireless video baby monitor features night vision, and a crystal clear picture so he’ll be able to tell if baby is doing alright.


Safety Goggles

Keep dad’s eyes safe from harm with this safety goggles. Great for dads that spend any amount of time in their workshop and don’t yet have a pair. Also great for dads that just do DIY projects every now and then.


3-Day Backpack

Everyone should have what’s known as a bug out bag. It’s a bag that will last you 2-3 days away from home in the event of an evacuation. With all of the calamities in the news you just never know when disaster will strike in your backyard.


Around the World Wine Crate

Treat dad to a wine tour around the world without leaving the comfort of home. This wine crate features win from several regions of the world, as well as foods that go with is and taste amazing while drinking the wine.


8 Piece Beer Tasting Set

These glasses make sure that you have the perfect glass no matter which beer you’ve chosen to drink. Depending on the beer you’re having there is always just the right glass to help you enjoy it, and now dad will be armed and ready for any beer situation that presents itself.


Nose Hair Trimmer

Let dad know that he needs to do a better job on the upkeep of those noselashes. This is a top-rated nose hair trimmer and is sure to get the job done so dad can get on to more important tasks, like that long list of projects mom has been asking him to do around the house.


Home Theater System

A home theater system does an impressive job of turning an ordinary HDTV and making it into a home theater experience. Most HDTVs don’t have very impressive sound systems, because they’re too busy being a TV. Fix that instantly with this speaker system.


Terminator Anthology

Most every dad out there will be a fan of the Terminator movies, or at least most of them. This boxed set assembles them all together so that he can watch them in order and rewatch them whenever he wants. They will definitely be making more of these, but for now it is a complete set.


Coffee Pouch Chews

If dad likes to dip you can transition him away from that unhealthy habit with a pack of coffee pouches that he can chew in a similar fashion. It will give him a caffeine buzz instead of a nicotine buzz and has helped some guys kick the habit.


Men’s Health

Keep dad informed on the latest ways to stay healthy with a one-year subscription to Men’s Health. He doesn’t have to look like the guy on the cover to be healthy, and there are plenty of useful tips in each one that he can begin applying right away for better health.


Professional MIDI Keyboard

This keyboard is great for a dad that wants to practice his piano skills, but doesn’t have a lot of room to work with. It fits great in most any home and has everything he’ll need to get started learning, or to play if he already knows how.



This desk organizer is a great addition to dad’s workspace, especially if he has a lot of papers to shuffle. It’s clever because there are so many slots it can hold different items perfectly and keep them all in order.


Flex Grip Work Gloves

These gloves grip dad’s hands so that he can do a better job with the task at hand and not worry about work gloves that are big and bulky and don’t fit right. He’ll be amazed just how much those old work gloves were getting in the way of the actual work.


Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures

Queue the Indiana Jones theme music. Give dad all of the Indiana Jones movies in one awesome pack so he can relive the tale of this archaeology professor by day and adventurer in his spare time. It even includes the most recent film with the famous refrigerator scene.


BBQ Grill Mat

Everyone loves a good grilled meal. The problem with smaller food items is that they fall in between the racks making them nearly impossible to cook on the BBQ. This mat sits directly on top of the BBQ grills allowing you to cook food of any shapes and sizes perfectly without having to worry about them falling through the cracks!


2 in 1 Ratchet Pruning Sheers

Take care of those overgrown bushes and trees with these 2 in 1 pruning sheers. Unlike most other sheers, these ones allow you to switch between a ratcheting mode and a single cut mode for optimal effectiveness. Whether the branches are thin or thick, these sheers will cut through them like a hot knife through butter!


Coffee French Press

Coffee is a major part of many peoples’ morning routines; it’s the fuel of the employee! What makes this french press so great is its simplicity. It isn’t over the top and because of this it’s inexpensive and makes great tasting coffee. This french press will be step one for every coffee drinker every morning!


Best Dad Ever Shirt

What better way to let your dad know how awesome he is than with this direct t-shirt? It’s made from 100% cotton so it’s very comfy and the print will let everyone know who the number 1 dad is. This shirt will put a smile on the face of any father out there!


Digital Tire Pressure Gauge

Your tires take a lot of beating every time you drive. You never know when you might drive over a nail or piece of glass that could let out some air. This tire pressure gauge has a screen that reads the pressure back to you giving you an exact amount rather than having to guess. It’s a must have for any dad who drives!


GlowBowl Toilet Nightlight

A big reason why people get up in the middle of the night is to go to the bathroom, the only problem is that if you turn the light on it’s like staring into the sun! This nightlight fits onto any toilet in seconds and has different colors for anyone’s preference. This light will take all the hassle out of your midnight bathroom runs!


Magnelex 22 in 1 Multi Tool

Having a good multi tool can go a very long way. This 22 in 1 multi tool by Magnelex has everything from blades to pliers to attachable bits. It even comes in a nice durable sheath so it’ll always be protected and ready to use. Whether your camping, hunting, working, or doing anything else, you’ll always have the right tool for the job!


Belmint Digital Meat Thermometer

Cooking meat can be a very tricky job. Some meats have a sweet spot where they are done enough to be healthy to eat but not overdone and dried out. This thermometer has an extremely accurate digital display that lets you know the temperature of whatever you’re cooking. Perfect for any dad who likes to BBQ!


Drink and Ale Chiller Sticks

Nothing beats a cold drink on a hot day, the only downside is when the drink starts to become as warm as the weather. This drink chiller will keep any bottled beverage ice cold until the last drop! It freezes in about 45 minutes then slips into the bottle neck to cool the entire drink. Perfect for any and all beer lovers!


Car Hardware Toolkit

Breaking down on the side of the road is always frustrating, especially if you’re missing the tools for a repair that you know how to do. This 34 piece kit has all of the tools that are needed for a lot of repairs which makes it ideal for anyone who drives a car. You’ll never have to worry about getting stuck out in the middle of nowhere with this kit!


30 DIY Christmas Gifts for Dads

Wool Messenger Bag

This wool messenger bag looks like something you’d have to buy in a store, and dad might have trouble believing that you made this yourself. They walk you through the process, and include the name of the fabric so you can get it just right.


Doctor dad’s favorite beer to look like a 6 pack of reindeer, or in this case reinbeer. It’s the perfect add-on gift to his other gifts, and it is just fun to see the look on his face when you give it to him.

Felt iPhone Case

Keep dad’s iPhone looking like new with this felt case. It’s big enough to hold a set of earbuds too, so he’ll have everything he needs while on the go. Phones can get scratched up in pockets, but this case will keep it scratch-free.

Family Portrait Art

Here’s an amazing looking family portrait that spans across the wall. Dad will love to see everyone’s silhouettes represented, and when they are placed next to each other it creates a sort of family mosaic.

Dad’s Favorite Stuff

By this time you probably have a pretty good idea of dad’s favorite things. This gift involves rounding all of them up and sticking these cool labels on them so he knows that these are just for him to enjoy.


A tie may be one of the most time-honored gifts for dad, but the stigma around getting him a tie is in reference to a store bought tie. When you take the time to make him a tie he’ll definitely appreciate the gesture and it will be his new favorite.

Handprint Snowman Ornament

This is a keepsake ornament that dad is going to love to receive this Christmas. It’s made by taking your child’s hand and using that as the bodies for the snowmen. It’s a good way to record how little their hand was this year too.

Stormtroopers Snow Globe

Give dad a chuckle when he sees this Stormtrooper snow globe. It features two Stormtrooper Lego minifigures admiring a tree. It’s the sort of gift most dads will love, especially if they’re Star Wars fans, and chances are he is.

Stitch Your Own Suspenders

Stitch dad a pair of suspenders so his pants stay up without the need of a belt. This is more for the old school dads that prefer a pair of suspenders, although you could try it out on a dad that currently doesn’t have any suspenders.

Dad Rocks Paperweight

Let dad know he rocks with this paperweight. It uses rocks round around the yard and basic kitchen staples so you probably don’t need to leave your property in order to get this done. Works as a last minute gift or stocking stuffer.

Record Coasters

Use some of dad’s favorite music to make this personalized gift. You take the covers or records and turn them into coasters. Every time dad uses a coaster while he’s watching the big game on TV or for his nightly beer, he’ll think of your gift.

Jar of Nuts Label

This gift is easily customized to your dad’s tastes. Is he a peanut guy? Cashews? Pistachios? Pick his favorite nut and then load this jar up. Affix the label after printing it out and you’re good to go with a personalized gift.

Polaroid Style Photo Holder

Go retro style with this photo holder that holds pictures that look like they were taken on a Polaroid camera. It’s nice because it can hold a series of pictures so you can tell a story or remember a special day.

DIY Leather Hammer Handle

Dad’s hammer will never be the same when you upgrade it with this leather handle. It helps turn it from an ordinary hammer to something special that he’s sure to enjoy each time he has a project to do around the house.

Dad Themed Coasters

Get dad to use a coaster more often when you handmake these awesome coasters. They show off just how great dad is and let you know that you appreciate all he does for the family the whole year through.

DIY Hand-Stamped Handkerchief

Each time dad sneezes he’ll remember your thoughtful gift when you make him this hand-stamped handkerchief. It’s just the thing for dads with allergies that go through a lot of tissues each day and is a throwback to olden times.

World’s Greatest Pop Gift

Here’s a fun gift for dad that shows him how great he is. It says “World’s Greatest Pop” and is a play on words because you attach it to his favorite brand of soda pop. The set comes with fun things for dad to discover.

Cocktail Stirrer Clock

This clock is destined to hang in dad’s favorite room. It has a post modern look to it and is made out of cocktail stirrers. It requires a bit of wood work and hands on work but the end result will leave any drink loving father stunned!

DIY Superhero Gift Box

Show dad he’s a real superhero when you get him this themed gift box that has all of his favorite candies wrapped up. There’s no stopping SuperDad once he’s powered up with this gift!

Photo Collage Clipboard

Help dad keep all of his important papers and notes in one place with this photo collage clipboard. Perfect for dads that are coaches, or any dad that loves to play fantasty football and keeps track of games at home.

I Love Daddy Shadow Photo

A unique gift for dad, this project involves making a cutout that says I Love Daddy. Then you have you child pose for the picture making a nice shadow and it turns out looking great. A one-of-a-kind gift for dad!

Survival Bracelet

Dad will look stylish plus he’ll be more prepared in a survival situation when you make him this bracelet. It’s made from paracord that has hundreds of uses when you’re stranded out in nature.

Shrinky Dink Gifts

Create a miniature version of your family that can stick on anything with these Shrinky Dink figures! They’re cutouts that can be personalized to look exactly like your friends and family. The tutorial lays out all the steps and all the pictures show how easy they are for anyone to make!

Bacon Recipes

Who doesn’t love bacon? It’s a staple amongst many breakfasts around the world because it’s so delicious. This guide explains how to make 3 recipes: bacon salt, bacon jam, and bacon candy. They’re very quick and easy to make and will be loved by any bacon fan!

How To Make a Laptop Riser

Everyone loves to lay down and watch a show on their laptop after a long day. This laptop riser makes doing so much easier by raising your laptop to a much more comfortable viewing height. This tutorial requires a bit more hands on and wood work but the end result will be absolutely well worth it!

Remote Control Cookies

Christmas is a time of many treats before the New Years resolution to get in better shape. These guide shows you how to make cookies in the shape of remote controls. Any father who likes sweets will be happy to be the holder of these delicious remotes!

Pocket Tie

One of the problems with many suits is the pocket space. This tutorial shows you how to transform virtually any tie into a much more convenient pocket tie by making a few simple sews. Once complete, it’ll be able to store wallets, phones, keys, or anything else that can be easily concealed. Perfect for any dad who needs an extra pocket!

How To Make a Roll-Up Tool Organizer

Having lots of tools can make the life of any guy much easier, but with more tools also comes more mess. This roll-up tool organizer is perfect for any guy who needs a better way to sort his equipment. It can be made from and durable material and will make things easier for any handyman!

Daddy’s Car Wash Kit

Washing your car not only makes it look a lot nicer, it also rids of saps, tars, and other substances that can be harmful to the exterior of your vehicle. This guide shows you how to put together a car wash kit that’ll make the job a lot quicker and smoother which will give you more valuable time to spend with your father these holidays!

DIY Soda Can Coasters

Turn those old pop cans into recycled coasters with this DIY tutorial! This tutorial shows you how to quickly cut and paste your very own coasters that can be made from virtually any soda can. Any father will be happy to use their favorite drink as their new coaster!


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  1. Nikki says:

    Thank you for the list! It truly helped me!

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