Fathers Day is Sunday, June 21 and right about now you're probably struggling with gift ideas. We know it gets harder and harder each year to find the perfect, original gift to celebrate the dad in your life. We've put together this guide of the hippest items we could find to help jump start your imagination:
LÍLLÉbaby COMPLETE All Seasons carrier. This 6-in-1 carrier combines more carrying positions, lasts longer and includes more features than any other baby carrier. The COMPLETE All Seasons carrier has a zip down center panel that reveals cool, breathable 3D mesh. In all black, this carrier is the perfect accessory for any Dad and can carry a child through the baby wearing years, from 7 lbs to 45 lbs. For a list of retailers or to purchase directly, visit lillebaby.com. $139.99
Barrel In a Bottle from Beekman 1802. For the do-it-yourself Dad. This individual cocktail aging kit is the coolest (and most space effective) way to get an old fashioned cocktail flavor at home. A corked glass bottle and charred aged-oak stave is included in each kit. Your favorite dad can experiment to find his perfect oaky flavor and each stave can be used for three aging sessions. To find this item and other unique gifts, visit beekman1802.com $25
3-1 Beard Oil by Mig Soap and Body Co. This hand crafted beard oil smells AMAZING with cedar and balsam essential oils. Made in the highlands of Colorado, it works as an aftershave, beard conditioner, and shine oil. Mig Soap has an entire collection for men that is so ridiculously manly, he'll be ready to wrestle bears in the wilderness. migsoap.com. $19.99
Mason Jar Holdster. Turn his mason jar into a mug with the embossed leather Surthrival holdster. He'll get envious looks everywhere he carries this modern drink accessory. It's found in the gear section of surthrival.com $29.95
Carbon steel chef's knife. The home chef will flip for this Bob Kramer 6" carbon steel chef's knife by Zwilling J.A. Henckels©. Bob Kramer is a Master Bladesmith with a years long waiting list for a Kramer original knife. The African blackwood handle adds to the gorgeous appearance, and the dad in your life would be thrilled to include this heirloom quality knife his collection. surlatable.com $249.95
Aluminum plate wallet. Give your man a James Bond feel in his pocket with this aluminum wallet from Obstructures.org. This RFID blocking wallet will give him an extra layer of security, while looking super sleek and sexy. It even includes a built in bottle opener! obstructures.org $42
Travel chopsticks by Snow Peak. This is our favorite item to keep in a glovebox. Compact travel chopsticks by Snow Peak are made from stainless steel and recycled birch wood from baseball bats. They include a carrying case to make it extra easy to tote to the nearest restaurant. Around 80 billion disposable chopsticks are thrown away worldwide each year, so this is the perfect sustainable gift…and maybe it will encourage him to take you out for sushi more often. REI.com $29.95
Easy family fingerpaint craft. This last gift idea is from craftulate.com. Sticker resist cards are easy, FREE, and even toddlers and babies can get into the crafting action with non toxic, natural paints. Follow these instructions to help your kids make their own fingerpaint card. In lieu of stickers, you could use tape to mark out your original design! craftulate.com $0.
Father's Day is fast approaching! Are you a planner or a last minute shopper? Share your favorite gift ideas!