father's day 2018

28 Father’s Day Gift Ideas He’ll Love

What’s harder than Mother’s Day shopping? Father’s Day shopping. This year, the holiday is June 18, just under a month away, and we’ve got you covered if you want to go a bit more creative than golf balls and a bottle of Chianti this year. Whether you’re shopping for a friend who’s a new dad, your husband, or your actual father, the best unique Father’s Day gifts are waiting below.

For the Dad Who Loves His Suits

Away Garment Bag

Away luggage is trendy but also super functional. This garment bag is perfect for the dad who travels a bunch and really cares about his blazers.

For the Dad Who Has Lots of Stuff

Rains Weekend Bag

Whether he’s heading off on a weekend getaway or just taking his workout clothes to and from work, this weekend bag is perfect.

For the Smooth Dad

Clinique Cream Shave

Elevate his drugstore favorite to this sophisticated formula.

For the Trendy Dad

The Rail Poplin Shirt

He’ll look like he’s up to date with Queer Eye.

For the Dad Who Knows About Hops

Beer Glasses (Set of Four)

If dinner with your dad often turns into an impromptu beer tasting, get him this set of beer glasses. There’s one for every brew.

For the Dad With Discerning Style

Dress Shirt

Match his muted style with this polka-dotted dress shirt.

For the Dad Who Needs a New Watch

Armani Watch

It’s won’t break the bank, but it’s still a stylish upgrade from a Timex.

For the Beachy Dad

Linen Shirt

If he plans on spending the summer near the shore (or just blasting Jimmy Buffett), odds are he needs a new linen top.

For the Bookworm Dad

Beside Caddy

If your dad loves nothing more than spending a lazy Sunday doing the crossword or reading a book, this caddy ensures he’ll never have to leave the bed.

For the Dad Who Grills

Kabob Grilling (Set of Four)

Even if you don’t have a grill-master dad, you probably know a grill-master dad. Stack these with veggies and you have kabob-ready food.

For the Dad Who Has Everything

Leather Wallet

You can’t go wrong with a new wallet.

For the Hypebeast Dad

Adidas Slides

If you can’t bring yourself to buy your dad Supreme, try some Adidas slides instead.

For the Nautical Dad

Ralph Lauren Polo Ultra Blue Eau de Toilette Spray

This updated take on the classic polo fragrance is meant to evoke the “cool, crisp feeling of the sea.”

For the Dad Who Travels

Bose Headphones

If he’s spending lots of hours on a plane, make sure he’s comfortable.

For the Hip Dad

Herschel Supply Co. Backpack

Whether he’s actually young or just acts that way, get him a functional millennial statement piece in the form of a heather-grey backpack.

For the Zen Dad

Gaiam Yoga Mat

It’s the perfect starter gift for the dad who is just getting into this whole yoga craze.

For the Cool Dad

Levi’s Jacket

A denim jacket in a dark wash will add a rebellious edge to his wardrobe.

For the Outdoorsy Dad

Wise Owl Hammock

Turns out, relaxation only costs $35.

For the Foodie Dad

Hot Sauce Subscription (Monthly)

Sure, foodie dads tend to have everything, but they probably don’t have a hot-sauce-of-the-month subscription.

For the Dad Without Slippers

Ugg Loafers

They’re Ugg, so you know they’re gonna be comfy.

For the Audiophile Dad

Crosley Turntable & Speakers

He can listen to his records from college in style.

For the Dad Who Loves Whiskey

Orrefors Decanter Set

A stylish drink deserves an equally chic vessel.

For the New Dad

Man vs. Baby Book

There are so many mom-and-baby books out there; get one for Dad too.

For the Ethical Dad


If your dad cares about quality goods (and being frugal) this is the perfect gift.

For the Dad Who Is Getting Into Skin Care

Aesop Grooming Kit

This kit from the popular Australian skin-care label includes a cleanser, moisturizer, shaving serum, face spray, and lip cream.

For the Dad Who Walks Everywhere

Cole Haan Sneakers

Blush-colored sneakers are all the range and look as smart with dress pants as they do with jeans.

For the Dad Who Is Always Cold

J.Crew Jacket

This lightweight cotton-and-nylon J.Crew jacket is perfect for those summer nights that are just a little chilly.

For the Dad Who Loves Dad Shoes

New Balance Sneakers

Because summer 2018 might be the only time you’ll ever be able to buy your shopping-averse dad something he likes that’s actually trendy.

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28 Father’s Day Gift Ideas He’ll Love