This Father’s Day, think outside the tie. It’s easy to cave with gifts that speak to classic dad tropes (he does love beer), but why not try something else? Introduce him to new hobbies with entry-level kits, help him indulge with beauty products he would never buy himself, or trick him with Dad Fashion that’s secretly high on style. Click through for 30 unique gifts to give the dads, husbands, and fathers in your life.
We all know who his favorite kid is, and they’re a little furrier than you and your siblings.
Collegiate Bongo Cooler
Combine his love of beer and representing his alma mater into one literally cool gift.
NutriBullet by Magic Bullet 8pc Set
He’s finally admitted that his eating habits could improve, which is made easy with a Magic Bullet and the delicious kale smoothies in his future.
SoundLink Revolve Bluetooth Speaker
He’ll never admit that this is better than vinyl, but it’s definitely less cumbersome.
Sterling Silver Snake Motif Money Clip
Dads are the only ones who still use money clips. You might as well make it Gucci.
One day you’ll beat him at Scrabble. (Hint: ‘Qi’ is a usable word.)
A Leatherman is literally a toolkit that fits in your pocket. Your dad will love it.
Short-Sleeve Camp-Collar Shirt
His aesthetic is peak Dad Style, but with none of the irony. Modernize the look with a shirt cut in a slimmer silhouette.
Black Hole Duffel
Some dads are “buy it for life” kind of men. This duffel will do just that.
Smokey Mountain Smoker
He’s going to love learning how to smoke meat.
Franklin Barbecue: A Meat-Smoking Manifesto
If an actual smoker is doing too much, gift a book from one of the best BBQ joints in Texas.
Men’s Solids Calf 4-Pack
You’d replace his entire sock collection with brand-new pairs if given the chance. He deserves nice socks, and Bombas makes the best.
Libbey Midtown Pilsner Glass Clear
Beer just tastes better in a glass. Pair this gift with a six-pack of a pilsner he hasn’t tried yet.
49mm Retro Sunglasses
Trust us, these will look great on him.
Men’s Scuff Slippers
The only way he should watch Sunday Night Football is in a pair of cozy slippers. Uggs, hands down, makes the coziest.
CarboFlex 125 Squash Racquet
You don’t get Squash. I don’t get squash. But it’s his favorite pastime, so who are we to judge.
Moroccan Neroli Post-Shave Lotion
This will make his shaving experience so much fancier.
UA HeatGear® Armour Compression Shirt
Buy this for your husband or S.O. You, more than anyone, love to see him break a sweat.
12ct 32oz Glass Mason Jar with Lid
He’s been talking about pickling his own veggies for ages. The time to start his new (and probably smelly) hobby is now.
Video Baby Monitor
If he could spend 24 hours a day monitoring his baby he would. This 28,000 5-star reviewed baby cam is the next best thing.
Symmetry Phone Case
Your dad doesn’t care how a phone case looks, so he’ll be impressed by an Otterbox cover, a brand that puts protection first.
Encore Conical Burr Coffee Grinder
A burr coffee grinder is a game-changer for caffeine addicts. It grinds beans in a uniform manner, meaning he will never complain about a bad cup of coffee again.
Contrast-Trimmed Fleece Half-Zip Sweatshirt
Polo pulled from their ’90s archives for their latest collection—fitting for your dad who dresses like he’s still in that era.
A dose of nostalgia is always a great Father’s Day gift. This beautiful coffee book will remind him of his childhood.
Cleansing Purifying Scrub with Sea Salt
Everyone, including your dad, should experience Christophe Robin scalp scrubs. It will change his life.
Killshot 2 Sneakers
J.Crew x Nike’s Killshots are a mainstay of men’s style. Seriously, these are the next generation’s version of a dad shoe (versus our ’90s take, New Balance runners).
Multigroom Series 3000
He’s had the same beard trimmer since he was 14 years old. It’s time to upgrade him with this 13-piece kit.
Musgo Real Spiced Citrus Soap on a Rope
Your guy is the only person you know who still uses bar soap. This makes it luxurious.
The Filled Canvas Jacket
Most dads are the “I only own one jacket” kind of people. If he’s of that sort, make it a well-made classic.
For serious tea and coffee dads, a gooseneck spout is a must. It allows a steady, slow pour of hot water that results in optimum brews.