85 Thoughtful Father’s Day Gifts for Your Husband That He’ll Love Almost as Much as You
He's not only the world's best dad—he's also the world's best husband. These meaningful Father’s Day gift ideas will show him just how much you love him.
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The best gift for your best guy
Dads may be thrilled any time their kids acknowledge them, and chances are, you’ve had a hand in that over the years, helping little ones create cute Father’s Day crafts, planning fun Father’s Day activities for him, and maybe reminding older ones that Father’s Day is coming up. (It’s June 20 this year, by the way!) But a Father’s Day gift from a wife or partner is a very different thing. A gift for your husband requires more thought to truly mean something. You want it to really represent your love and appreciation for him and show you understand him as a person.
Of course, that’s sometimes easier said than done, especially when you’ve used up all of your good ideas on birthdays, anniversaries, and other holidays. That’s why we’ve put together this list of personal gift ideas that he’ll love, whether he’s an outdoorsman, a golfer, a cook, a puzzler, or just your favorite person in the world. There are gifts in every price range, and if you need more suggestions or you’re still shopping for the other dads in your life, browse through our comprehensive Father’s Day gift guide. Then check out the history of Father’s Day before making some history of your own.
For the weed whacker: Tertill Garden Weeding Robot
Hold everything! After the time-saving success of the now-iconic Roomba, gardeners have been begging for the outdoor equivalent, and—voilà!—here it is. Created by the same inventor, Tertill takes on vegetable gardens, organically controlling weeds and eliminating the need for herbicides and weed block. How does it work, exactly? Its specially designed wheels churn up the top layer of soil, keeping weeds from sprouting and chopping them down with an onboard string trimmer if they sneak in. Solar-powered and weatherproof, this handy device is as effective as hand weeding but so much easier. Think of everything else he can accomplish while Tertill is doing the weeding for him. If you’ve had a tough time accomplishing everything you’ve needed to do lately and fell behind on your shopping, don’t stress—this Amazon item will arrive quickly, as will these other last-minute Father’s Day gifts.
For the music lover: Lexon Mino Portable Bluetooth Speaker
This may be the sleekest, most beautiful speaker you’ve ever seen—it even won the prestigious Red Dot Product Design Award—and it’s super affordable, ringing in at just $30 apiece. So go ahead and buy a few for him. It comes in two dozen gorgeous colors, and he can keep them in different rooms or pair them up for double the sound performance. This little beauty doesn’t just rely on its looks, though. Its sound quality is impressive, especially for such a compact speaker, and it provides three hours of play anywhere or continuous play when placed on a wireless charging station. Here are more cool tech gifts he’ll love—and you’ll love to borrow. The fact that you’ll be able to share makes this Father’s Day gift from a wife an even better option in our book!
For your backyard man: SpaceMaker Steel Deck Box
If your guy likes to spend time in the yard—gardening or just hanging on the patio or by the pool, a deck box is essential. This outdoor storage bench from ShelterLogic, made of galvanized steel to resist corrosion and rust, safely and securely houses garden supplies and cushions, outdoor gear, tools, and accessories for pool and patio. Many fans use it as a safe keeper for birdseed—pesky squirrels and raccoons have zero chance at breaking in! The basket-weave pattern mimics rattan and comes in sleek espresso or anthracite to match almost any outdoor décor.
For the snacker: Eastern Standard Provisions “All You Knead Is Love” Handcrafted Soft Pretzels
There’s nothing like a warm, salty, soft pretzel to put a smile on his face—especially when it’s from the artisanal makers at Eastern Standard Provisions. Handcrafted from all-natural, non-GMO ingredients, these yummy pretzels are vegan, kosher, and likely to become his new obsession. The gift set includes the brand’s signature fab four-four Wheelhouse signature soft pretzels, six Turnbuckle soft pretzel sticks, two FourSeam soft pretzel buns, and one bag of One-Timer soft pretzel bites—plus five different gourmet salt packs. Named to pay tribute to the Beatles, this food gift is sure to be a hit.
For the well-dressed man: Leovici Dress Shirt
When your sharp dresser is ready to ditch the quarantine duds, he’ll clean up real nice in a five-star-rated Leovici dress shirt. This classic button-down has all the styling details of top brands—including slim-fit tailoring and a refined, soft weave, but it’s made from polyester and spandex so it’s comfortably stretchy, moisture-wicking, and even machine washable. One fan raves: “Be careful buying this because it’ll make you throw out all of your old dress shirts.”
For the guy with a sense of humor: Brass Monkey It’s What’s Inside That Counts Pocket Flask
He’ll get a good laugh and a few good swigs out of this sleek black flask. Small enough to fit into a pocket, it holds six ounces of his beverage of choice and is a great conversation piece. Brass Monkey is a fun new company that makes well-designed products with a wink. He may want to avoid scrolling through their wares while enjoying his new flask or risk spitting his drink out of his nose while LOL-ing.
For the cuddler: Pendleton Point Reyes Blanket
Pendleton blankets tend to become family heirlooms, and it’s easy to see why. Like all of their blankets, this one is woven in their American mills and has a meaningful story behind it. Honoring the Coast Miwok, the first inhabitants of California’s Point Reyes, the blanket’s dynamic design reflects their handiwork and captures the exquisite colors of their home: the blues of the Pacific Ocean, the golds of the sun-ripened grasses, the greens of the marshes, and the rich hues of the salmon, berries, and nuts that sustained them for thousands of years. It’s gorgeous and one of those decor items that will make your home look more expensive. The colors are bright and vivid, and the blanket, a blend of virgin wool and cotton, is soft and thick and perfect for cuddling up with. It may turn him into Linus.
For the man who hates shopping: Revtown Men’s Crate
So, about those dad jeans… This package from the jean-iuses at Revtown is the fastest—and most comfortable—way to a wardrobe makeover. It comes with two pairs of jeans, two shirts, and a bonus free standard crew tee, all in his favorite styles and colors. Revtown is known for its Italian performance denim, which offers the fashion sense of designer jeans but has enough stretch to feel like sweatpants. Plus, the site’s Digital Tailor ensures a perfect fit. This crate is a great deal, and he may want to buy another one to round out his wardrobe.
For the breakfast-obsessed: Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker
He’ll happily skip the fast-food drive-through once he’s tried this incredible little machine that makes his favorite breakfast sandwiches in five minutes or less. The different layers can be filled with the fresh ingredients of his choice, from a traditional English muffin with egg, cheese, and ham to a croissant with cheddar, apple, bacon, and egg—one of 25 recipes featured on their website. Just watch how quickly he gets out of bed in the morning now! Here are more kitchen gadgets you’ll both wish you had years ago.
For the man who’s climbing the ladder: Frontgate Ultralight Slimline 2 Step Stool
For as often as he uses a step stool, you should really get him the best—and that’s this one. It’s lightweight and easy to store, and it’s super sturdy with a non-slip platform for extra stability. It comes in a variety of sizes, and just look at the color choices! They’re so beautiful, you might want to keep one in every room of the house and not hide it in a closet.
For the avid cook: Built Ultimate Grip Oven Mitt
Serious cooks need serious tools, so gift your home chef this rugged oven mitt that fits like a glove but protects like a shield—from temperatures up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit. The silicone exterior is textured for extra gripping power, and the insulated neoprene lining keeps hands and fingertips safe and secure. Made by Built, maker of the iconic neoprene two-bottle wine tote, this bestseller comes in charcoal or red.
For the guy who loves his sleep: Riley White Goose Down Comforter
It’s no wonder this is the world’s most awarded and acclaimed comforter—it’s like sleeping in a cloud. Handcrafted from the highest quality European white goose down, it’s designed for even distribution, so one of you won’t get all the weight while the other gets left out in the cold. In other words, it’s kind of the perfect spouse gift since you get to enjoy it, too. It’s available in two densities (All Season or Extra Warm), and it carries the Responsible Down Standard. Soft and inviting in its elegant, dobby-striped, premium sateen cover, it just may be the reason the comforter got its name. Don’t miss these other ways to make your bed even cozier.
For fans of a nice cold drink: The 100 Quart Outdoor Cooler
It’s like the man cave grew up and moved outside. That’s how he’ll feel when he lays eyes on this handsome outdoor cooler in stained Indonesian acacia wood by Backyard Discovery. Not only will the spacious compartment keep beverages chilled for eight hours, but it’s got a sturdy block surface for prepping and serving, mounted towel racks, a built-in bottle opener, a lower rack for storage, wheels with locking casters, and a removable liner for easy cleaning. Summer BBQs are definitely in your future!
For the man who stays the course: True Linkswear True Knit II Golf Shoes
It’s hard to believe these are golf shoes because they are so cool. True has changed the look of the game, and this is the brand’s most popular style because of its sock-fit feel and all-day comfort. The shoes are lightweight and breathable with increased flexibility, durability, and a new Wanderlux super foam midsole. Available in four colors, they ensure that no one will be able to make fun of his golf apparel ever again.
For the salt seeker: Chef’n Saltball Salt Grinder
Why settle for ordinary table salt from a salt shaker when you could kick the flavor up a notch with freshly ground sea salt? Just fill the Saltball Salt Grinder from Chef’n with the artisanal salt of your choice, then gently squeeze the levers—only one hand needed!—to release those flakes of deliciousness onto your food. Mealtimes will never be the same.
For the guy who needs to stay connected: weBoost Drive Reach
There’s nothing more frustrating than being on the road and not being able to get a cell signal, but with this gift, you can help him stay connected wherever he goes. This handy device takes existing cell signals and amplifies them to replace dropped calls and slow data speeds with a strong, consistent signal. This can be lifesaving in an emergency, but it also makes everyday life easier, especially since the Drive Reach boosts the cell signal for multiple users—making it great for keeping the kids occupied in the back seat on road trips. WeBoost also offers Drive Reach RV for mobile RVs. If you love this idea, check out these other car gadgets that make driving safer.
For the man who wants to keep an eye on his heart: AliveCor KardiaMobile 6L Personal EKG
The world’s only FDA-cleared, six-lead personal EKG, Kardia Mobile 6L offers six times the heart data to help his doctor better care for his heart. It can take a medical-grade EKG anytime, anywhere, and get results in just 30 seconds. Compatible with most Android and iOS smartphones and tablets, it’s super easy to use: He just has to place his fingers on the top two electrodes and touch the bottom electrode to his left ankle or leg. Results can be saved on his phone or sent to his doctor, and they can be used to track his heart activity over time. This is a simple way for the man who has your heart to care for his own.
For the puzzler: Galison Noodles for Lunch 500-Piece Puzzle
Featuring 35 Instagram-worthy images of some of Southeast Asia’s most scrumptious noodle dishes, this puzzle will whet his appetite…for more puzzles! Photographed by designer and world traveler Troy Litten, these noodle-laden bowls will motivate him to keep going until he’s put together every last piece, at which point you might want to reward him with a real-life version.
For the handyman: Worx Worxsaw Compact Circular Saw
Make it easy for him to accomplish that Honey Do List with this compact saw from Worx, whose tools probably already line your garage shelves. This one lets him cut two-by-fours in a single pass, and is also great for metal, tile, and plastic. Lightweight and easily maneuverable, it makes chores fun and fast, and it’s the perfect gift for DIYers.
For the man who lives in tees: Boody Crew Neck T-Shirt
He may own lots of T-shirts, but once he tries on this one, he’s likely to replace them all—and stand a little taller. This crew neck is made of sustainable bamboo viscose, which means it’s ultra-cooling and feels luxuriously soft. It’s also got a flattering, slim fit, and it works just as well at the gym or as an undershirt. It’s a real upgrade from a basic tee.
For the runner: Allbirds Tree Dasher
For every man who’s ever wished Allbirds would make a running shoe, their wish has been granted. With the comfort, style, and sustainability (they’re made from trees!) of his everyday Allbirds, the Tree Dasher—tested by athletes over a yearlong period—was born to run. It’s lightweight, breathable, supportive, and cushiony, and, like all Allbirds, odor minimizing and machine washable. These shoes are so comfortable, he’ll be racking up the miles in no time.
For the aspiring barista: Zulay Kitchen Milk Boss Original Milk Frother
A must-have gift for coffee lovers, this brilliant little milk frother adds a professional finishing touch to his favorite drink. Its ability to make rich, creamy froth in seconds has already resulted in more than 23,000 rave reviews on Amazon. It works on all types of milk, is easy to clean and store, and is beautifully designed in more than two dozen eye-popping colors. This will easily become his new toy, and every drink he makes you is now likely to be topped with foamy goodness.
For the guy with the weight of the world on his shoulders: Ostrichpillow Heated Neck Wrap
These are stressful times, and he could use a little something to loosen the tight muscles in his neck and shoulders. Ostrichpillow is all about self-care, and their soft, soothing wrap provides gentle pressure and calming warmth to relieve tension instantly. The wrap can be heated in the microwave or cooled in the freezer post-workout. With its light pressure-point stimulation, it acts as weighted therapy while he’s sitting at his desk or watching TV in his favorite chair.
For the pizza connoisseur: Lou Malnati’s Deep-Dish Pizzas from Goldbelly
Lou Malnati’s is basically synonymous with Chicago deep-dish pizza and pretty much defines the category. Even if you live far from the Windy City, you can now get these legendary pies delivered right to your door to surprise your pizza-loving husband. Goldbelly’s package includes four handmade pizzas of his choice, made from scratch with mozzarella cheese, vine-ripened plum tomatoes, and fresh toppings layered upon a flaky, buttery crust. Each 9-inch pizza serves two adults. In theory.
For the dreamer: Nest Bedding Organic Cotton Luxury Bed Sets
For the man who deserves a good night’s sleep, what could be better than bedding from Nest? The name itself calls up images of comfort and coziness—images these organic cotton sheets definitely live up to. The eco-friendly gift set comes with a flat sheet, a fitted sheet, and two pillowcases, and you can add extra pillowcases as well as a duvet cover and shams. He’ll want it all because the 300-thread-count cotton just gets softer with each washing. The only thing he won’t want is to get out of bed.
For the practical guy: Staheekum Chelsea Waterproof Ankle Boot
What’s a little rain when he’s got these 100 percent waterproof boots to keep his feet dry? Made for comfort, these stylish boots will keep the water out and keep him from slipping, but they also look great on a sunny day.
For the guy who likes to mix it up: Chefman Electric Food Processor and Blender
This new, state-of-the-art machine is small but mighty and lets him chop, blend, puree, dice, and mince with consistent and even results. Intuitive and versatile, this all-in-one device will turn him into the chef he’s always wanted to be, whether he’s making guac to watch the big game or just crushing ice for his favorite cocktail.
For the guy who could use a little color in his wardrobe: Tommy Bahama Palm Coast IslandZone Half-Zip
Half-zips are so popular because they make casual look pulled together, and they’re incredibly comfortable and versatile. This particular option is lightweight, cooling, wrinkle-resistant, and moisture-wicking, and it’s made from 100 percent recycled polyester. It also has Tommy Bahama’s cool island vibe, thanks to 11 fun colors, including tropical hues that feel like a vacation. It just may inspire you to book a trip to one of these all-inclusive U.S. resorts.
For the tree hugger: The Book of the Tree: Trees in Art
A meaningful gift for the man who keeps you rooted, this lovely little book pays tribute to trees with gorgeous photos, paintings, and quotes. He’ll recognize the work of masters including Van Gogh and Klimt, and will find it soothing to sit under his own tree and take in the beauty of these pieces of art. He may even agree with the authors, who say, “If only people would be more like them, quietly filling the world with oxygen instead of hot air.”
For the gadget guy: Lockwood Fixie Pizza Cutter
Slicing pizza neatly is as easy as riding a bicycle with this unique and fun-to-use cutter. In fact, it just may encourage him to actually slice the pizza rather than stick his hand in to grab it. This innovative, bike-shaped cutter also slices through quesadillas, flatbread, tarts, and whatever else, and thanks to its working kickstand, it can then be displayed like a piece of art on the kitchen counter. And ringing in at just $24, it’s a cheap Father’s Day gift that you can package with some other fun items.
For the golfer: Selfie Golf Record Golf Swing
Help him analyze his swing with this training aid that was named a Best Product by the PGA. The clip system is easy to set up, fits with standard alignment rods and golf clubs, and works with all golf stand bags and tour bags. It adapts to all cell phone sizes to give him the best views so he can finally see what he’s doing wrong. Best of all, you’ll no longer have to be the one taking video for him—and being blamed for his bad shot—which is a gift for both of you.
For the man who needs to get organized: Iron & Grain Leather Co. Personalized Leather Valet Tray
Amazon Handmade is a unique place to shop for the special people in your life who deserve a one-of-a-kind gift—and it also keeps things easy for you since it’s still Amazon. Everything here is created by an indie maker whose passion and talent are evident in each handcrafted piece. This leather valet tray, which comes in half a dozen rich colors, is the epitome of form and function. It will hold his keys, his phone, his watch—all the things he tends to lose—in one lovely place. What really sets it apart and makes it one of a kind, though, is that you can personalize it. Iron & Grain will engrave a name, an important date, a quote, or any other meaningful words that will make this something he’ll treasure forever. Here are more personalized Father’s Day gifts he’s sure to love.
For the outdoorsman: Outdoor Research MicroGravity AscentShell Jacket
Weather should never keep him from enjoying his favorite outdoor activities. Outdoor Research’s AscentShell technology makes this good-looking jacket 100 percent waterproof and windproof, and an internal Stormflap keeps out rain and snow. It also boasts advanced breathability for temperature regulation, offers unrestricted movement, and is packed with features, including a helmet-compatible hood, carabiner loop, key clip, and so much more.
For the grill master: Cuisinart Full Coverage Heat Resistant Grill Gloves
Because the grill is one place he doesn’t want to feel the burn, these flame-resistant gloves will protect his hands and arms from heat up to 572 degrees. They work for both righties and lefties, and feature a silicone overlay to provide a strong, non-slip grip when grabbing pans and hot handles. They’ll become one of the grill accessories he uses all the time—and you may want to borrow them to use in the kitchen, as well.
For the homebody: MagicLinen Waffle Blanket
The grown-up version of a security blanket, this handcrafted linen-cotton blanket from MagicLinen is simply irresistible. It’s the perfect weight for summer nights but may not stay on the bed for long because he will constantly be using it while chilling on the couch or watching TV in his chair. It’s stonewashed for maximum softness, and the waffle-weave makes it extra cozy. It’s a hug in blanket form.
For the cook: Ninja Foodi Smart XL 6-in-1 Indoor Grill with 4-Quart Air Fryer
No need for him to miss half a year of grilling because of weather conditions when he has this amazing indoor countertop grill that sears, sizzles, and crisps, uses Smart technology to achieve perfect doneness with the touch of a button, and even comes with its own air fryer. The extra-large grill grate fits up to six steaks, up to 24 hot dogs, and main dishes and sides, so it’s great for family meals or entertaining, and it even provides char marks and flavors. In addition, it air crisps, bakes, roasts, broils, and dehydrates, making it a highly coveted item for the home cook.
For the music lover: JLab Audio J Buds Air Icon True Wireless Signature Bluetooth Earbuds + Charging Case
There is so much to love about these earbuds—from the sound quality to the fact that they automatically charge when they’re placed in their case (which is included) to their shockingly affordable price of $49. That’s right—$49! With more than 5,700 five-star reviews on Amazon, these may be the best budget airbuds out there. Plus, they’re sweat- and water-resistant and have a Bluetooth playtime of more than 24 hours. You may actually want to buy a pair for every member of the family.
For the softie: Cozy Earth Ultra-Soft Bamboo Jogger Pant
Can’t stand those ancient sweatpants of his? Instead of bugging him, simply present him with these and watch how quickly he replaces the old ones. Nobody does comfort like Cozy Earth, and these joggers—See? They don’t even call them sweats!—will become his everyday-wear. Made of super-soft, bamboo-based fabric, they are so comfortable, they could just as easily be called loungers. For total style, add the coordinating pullover crew. He’ll want them both in all five colors. If you want something equally cozy, check out these loungewear sets. Hey, you deserve a little something for finding the perfect Father’s Day gift from a wife!
For the man who’s missing travel: EuroGraphics USA Globetrotter 1,000-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle
Doing this puzzle will give him a chance to travel through America via beautiful imagery of some of the most iconic sites in the country. Featuring destinations from New York to San Francisco, the puzzle will bring back so many memories and inspire him to add to his travel bucket list. He just might surprise you with plane tickets.
For the timekeeper: Personalization Mall Personalized Leather Watch Box
This beautiful vegan leather box will keep his watches safe and organized, so he’ll always know where they are. Individual, felt-lined compartments hold up to five watches, which are easily visible through the glass top. To make it even more special, that glass top comes personalized with your choice of four timely quotes, his name, and a closing sentiment.
For the best pops: The Popcorn Factory Best Dad Ever Popcorn Tins
Popcorn lovers will be all over this three-and-a-half gallon tin filled with four of their favorite flavors: butter, cheese, caramel, and white cheddar. The tin itself sends a Happy Father’s Day message and can be used to hold some of his favorite items once it’s empty—which may be very soon once he gets a taste of this popular popcorn.
For the chocoholic: Simply Chocolate Vosges Dalmore Scotch Chocolate
If he’s into whisky and chocolate pairings, this gift will be like a dream come true. Vosges Haut-Chocolat has combined the two, infusing their beloved chocolate with the Dalmore 12, a one-of-a-kind single-malt Scotch whisky, for a rich, layered treat. The dark chocolate ganache with white chocolate shell and edible 23-carat gold leaf is made even more decadent by the soft vanilla and honey notes of the luxurious malt. This special box celebrates a marriage almost as special as yours.
For the aspiring chef: Made In 8-Inch Chef Knife
The right knives make the chef, and this one is so versatile, it can expertly slice, dice, chop, mince, debone, and even score dough. Like all Made In knives, it’s full tang and fully forged, which means it’s made from one solid piece of stainless steel from the tip through the hilt for superior cutting.
For the firestarter: Cutting Edge Firewood Hickory Firewood Box
Come on, baby, light his fire with everything needed to create a cozy, romantic fireside experience. This unique company provides the best firewood available; it’s kiln-dried at 12 times the USDA standard, so it lights easily and burns brighter and longer, with less smoke. Hickory, their best seller, features that nostalgic signature aroma and crackle that invokes a sense of comfort, and this box comes with fire starters, kindling, matches, and firewood. Bring on the chilly nights!
For the guy who’s da bomb: Levenger Bomber Jacket Leather Vertical Bi-Fold Wallet
Made of luxurious pebbled leather, this slim wallet is a nod to his favorite bomber jacket and is as tough and reliable as the World War II fighter pilots who made it an icon. It features four credit card slots, room for cash, and additional pockets for receipts and other cards, yet easily slips into a pocket. Available in black or mocha, it gets better with age—just like him. Another option, depending on your hubby: smart wallets for people who always lose theirs.
For the hiker: Kahtoola INSTAgaiter Mid
Designed to keep dirt, pebbles, and other debris from getting into his shoes, the INSTAgaiter Mid goes over hiking boots and taller running shoes and offers an additional three inches of coverage, compared to the INSTAgaiter Low, which is best suited for regular running shoes. Made of water-resistant stretch nylon, this shoe cover is lightweight and breathable, and it can be packed in the included compact tote sack. This will raise his performance level since he’ll never again have to stop in the middle of a hike or a run to take off his shoe to remove an annoying or painful little intruder.
For the sun worshipper: IBKUL Sun-Protective Icefil Cooling T-Shirt
If, after being cooped up all year, he’s spending a lot of time in the sun, switch out his old tees for this crew neck with superior UPF50+ protection. It also has IceFilm technology, which converts sweat into cooling energy, keeping him five degrees cooler on hot, humid days. The flat-weave, stretch fabric is ready for any activity, from tennis to golf to hiking, and it’s soft, fast-drying, and moisture-wicking, so he can stay outside, comfortably, for as long as he likes.
For the online shopper: Tomorrows Laundry Essentials Club Luxury Subscription Box
With this subscription box, he’ll always have fresh new basics of the highest quality and style. Just fill in his size, color, and fit preferences, and every month he’ll receive two tees or one hoodie—a minimum $120 value for only $68 per month. All items come in preshrunk, machine-washable 100 percent cotton in a variety of sophisticated neutrals. They look stylish and are super comfy, and you can bet he’ll be excited for his new shipment each month.
For the guy who likes to circulate: Away Compression Socks
Compression socks are a must for flying, but travel company Away knows that most of us have been spending more time on our couch than on a plane this past year. The brand just introduced these compression socks as part of its new Travel Accessories collection, and they’re as appropriate to wear on the ground as in the air. Compression socks improve blood flow and are important whether he’s sitting for hours or running around. These are especially comfortable, quick-drying, and feature anti-odor technology, so he can put his feet up with no complaints from anyone.
For the guy on the cutting edge: Misen Steak Knives
Misen is all about providing well-priced, high-performance kitchen gear like these sleek steak knives. Sharp and ready to cut into even the most well-done steak, they’re comfortable to hold and they add a striking touch to any table. Available in sets of four and eight, they also come in half a dozen colors. He will be thrilled to finally have knives that live up to his grilling masterpieces.
For the man with sole: OOFOS OOmg Fibre Low Shoe
For anyone with any kind of foot pain, these shoes are a game-changer. In fact, they’ll actually let him get back in the game. OOFOS makes recovery footwear, using proprietary technology to absorb 37 percent more impact than traditional foam material and reduce energy exertion in the ankles by 47 percent when compared to competitors. Put simply, it means his feet won’t hurt and he’ll feel like a new man. You can also find some of the best slippers for men with amazing support like this.
For the guy who’s all about comfort: DUER No Sweat Pant Relaxed Fit
Because, sadly for him, he can’t always go out in his sweatpants, DUER came up with these No Sweat Pants that are a far more acceptable and stylish version with the same comfort level. They have a nice, polished look but feature 30 percent Power Stretch, so he can bike to work in them and stay in them all day. Lightweight and breathable, the innovative fabric combines the natural touch of cotton, the flexibility of Spandex, and the moisture-wicking and antibacterial properties of eucalyptus-derived Tencel. They’re so comfortable, he won’t even want to take them off when he gets home.
For the beach walker: Reef Cushion Phantom LE Sandal
He won’t need any encouragement to take a walk along the shore once he’s tried these cushy leather flip-flops. Reef is all about beach vibes, but they’ve designed every piece of their relaxed footwear with anatomical arch support, heel cupping, and a spongy rubber outsole to support him wherever he goes. Because there’s no break-in period, they’re ready for his next adventure as soon as he takes them out of the box.
For the gardener: Fiskars Harvesting Basket
He probably has a couple of pairs of Fiskars scissors around the house already, so he’ll immediately recognize the signature orange handles on this innovative basket that makes it easy for him to collect, transport, and clean the produce he’s grown, along with the tools he needs. One side is enclosed and the other acts as a colander, so he can separate food from tools and washed food from unwashed food. Like all Fiskars products, the basket—part of the brand’s new Food Gardening collection—is designed to make life easier and more beautiful. If he’s a gardening newbie, check out these vegetables that are the easiest to grow at home.
For the guy who goes to the game just for the hot dogs: Feltman’s of Coney Island Original Hot Dogs Bundle
If he’s a true hot dog aficionado, he’s already a fan of Feltman’s of Coney Island, the inventors of the original hot dog. Using Charles Feltman’s original spice blend recipe from 1867, the 100 percent natural, all-beef hot dogs are naturally smoked in a tasty lamb casing and contain no nitrates or artificial ingredients. The bundle comes with three six-packs of the iconic hot dogs and two bottles of Feltman’s zingy mustard made with apple cider vinegar. If the world is going to the dogs, these are the dogs to go to.
For the guy who can recite every word of The Office: Igloo Playmate Pal Dunder Mifflin Portable Cooler
Let him channel his inner Michael Scott with this iconic Igloo cooler emblazoned with the office he wishes he worked in. Its tent-top design holds nine cans, and it will bring a smile to the face of fellow fans. It just may warrant a road trip to Scranton, Pennsylvania.
For the guy with the sweet tooth: Baked by Melissa Bite-Sized Cupcakes
He may find it impossible to resist dessert, but he doesn’t have to feel guilty since these cult-favorite cupcakes are bite-sized. In fact, five of them are considered one serving. This mouthwatering pack contains 25 cupcakes in a dozen classic Baked by Melissa flavors. There’s Chocolate Chip Pancake, Cookie Dough, Cookies & Cream, Mint Cookie, Peanut Butter & Jelly, Red Velvet, Triple Chocolate Fudge, and Tie-Dye, plus three seasonal flavors (Chocolate Electric Tie-Dye, Deconstructed Cookie Dough, S’moreo) and the Mini of the Month, Rainbow Cookie. If you’re already drooling, you may want to opt for the pack of 50.
For the man who needs a staycation: Allswell Spa Bundle
Make him feel like he’s staying at a five-star hotel with this luxurious bathrobe and slipper set from Allswell. The extra-absorbent waffle-weave robe is stonewashed to also be extra-soft, and the cushy slippers may become his footwear of choice. Because top hotels would always offer robes and slippers to both of you, you may want to treat yourself as well. If only you could order room service.
For the surfer: Nixon Base Tide Pro Watch
Even though he mostly uses his phone to check the time, if he surfs, he’ll definitely want this watch that’s preprogrammed with tide information and sunrise/sunset times for 550 global beaches. Made by Nixon—based in Southern California, where they know a thing or two about surfing—the watch is water-resistant down to the pushers, and it’s loaded with functions including three types of alarms, a countdown timer, a wave counter, a chronograph, and an EL backlight. Plus, it’s made with recycled ocean plastic to keep the water clean and safe.
For the host with the most: Mark & Graham Patterned Lucite Tray with Free Monogramming
Up his service game with this personalized tray that lets him carry his barbecue creations to his guests in style. Handcrafted from durable Lucite, the clear tray features a patterned paper insert designed by local artists. Choose from more than a dozen designs, then add a complimentary monogram for a truly personal touch.
For the adventurer: Gregory Juxt 28 Backpack
Electronics and adventure are a challenging mix. So, incorporating the high-performance carrying comfort for which they’re celebrated, Gregory Mountain Products came up with a backpack that makes the two easy to combine. The pack is designed for all-day comfort, wherever his day takes him, and it comes with a removable, padded electronics caddy to hold his laptop, tablet, and accessories. The pack protects all his gear with a weather-resistant, padded front panel, and it’s definitely the best way to mix business and pleasure.
For the man who could use another hand: Kitchen Mama Battery-Powered Can Opener
This clever kitchen gadget, available on Amazon Launchpad, is kind of the perfect representation for the platform: It’s literally cutting edge. He’ll never have to worry about slicing his hand on raggedy metal again because all he has to do is place the automatic opener on top of the can, tap the button to turn it on, then step back and let it do its 360-degree job around the lid before tapping the button again to turn it off. It’s got more than 19,000 rave reviews from users with arthritis, injuries, or just no more patience for traditional can openers. It makes so much sense, he’ll want to know why no one ever thought of it before.
For the man who likes to be prepared: Tactica M100 Multipurpose Pocket Tool
The epitome of multitasking, this sleek tool is a bottle opener, universal wrench, screwdriver, package opener, and ruler all in one. Plus, it fits in his pocket and is key ring compatible. Super lightweight, it’s also super strong and won’t bend under pressure or scratch his devices. Unlike most EDC (Everyday Carry) tools, it’s TSA compliant, so it’s likely to become his most trusted travel companion—next to you, of course.
For the sensitive man: TruSens Air Purifier
Clear the air with this small but mighty air purifier, which captures dust, mold, ash, pollen, and particles as small as 0.3 microns, thanks to its trademarked DuPont filtration system. The ultraviolet sterilization system then destroys them on the spot, and the PureDirect technology pushes filtered air in two directions for full room coverage. He will literally breathe easier. For other options, check out our list of the best air purifiers on the market.
For the guy whose nose knows: Vitruvi Essential Oil Stone Diffuser
Available in more than half a dozen colors, this porcelain diffuser not only looks beautiful by his bedside or on his desk—it also smells heavenly. All he has to do is fill the water reservoir, add 20 to 25 drops of Vitruvi’s 100 percent pure essential oils, and set the timer for four hours of continual scent or eight hours of intermittent. There are so many scent-sational oils to choose from, but you may want to start him with the Sleep Blend, inspired by the comfort of a warm cashmere blanket, to get him through the night, and the Retreat Blend, a combination of Grapefruit, Palma Rosa, and Eucalyptus, to turn his office into a tropical paradise.
For the romantic: Baby Fire Pits
Turn even a small space into a romantic spot with this mini fire pit that works both indoors and outdoors. The first of its kind, it’s handcrafted with copper and steel and uses gel fuel, which is odorless, smokeless, and nontoxic. It has a two-hour burn time and features the orange flames and crackling sound of a traditional fire pit. Each Baby Fire Pit is unique, with its own stunning patina, and will set the scene for your own unique time together.
For the clean freak: Rudy’s Shower Essentials Bundle
Even if he can’t travel yet, you can make him feel like he’s on vacation with this namesake line of products from Rudy’s Barbershop. He may have tried (and tried to take home) Rudy’s No. 1 Shampoo, No. 2 Conditioner, and No. 3 Body Wash from The Ace Hotel, and now he can use these favorites every day. Clean themselves—they’re sulfate- and paraben-free and never tested on animals—they’re products that do the job simply and luxuriously. Plus, every purchase supports homeless LGBTQ youth.
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For the guy who knows it’s 5 o’clock somewhere: Man Crates Personalized Shower Beer Crate
He’ll immediately know there’s something special waiting for him inside this wooden crate. First, though, he has to pry apart the crate with the enclosed tool—which is a fun and challenging experience in itself. When he sees what’s inside, he’ll run to the shower (win!) to try out the Bluetooth shower speaker and IPA-scented soap while drinking his favorite beverage from his own personalized plastic beer can, which he can rest in a suction-cupped holder. Talk about happy hour!
For the swimmer: Kenny Flowers Wailea Swim Trunks
This navy and teal palm print turns a day at the beach into a Hawaiian vacation. It’s got such a tropical, carefree, confident attitude, it’s no wonder Mr. Margaritaville himself, Jimmy Buffett, is a fan. Triple-stitched for durability and strength, these trunks have an elastic waistband with drawstring closure, a stretch mesh lining, and four handy pockets. There are even women’s styles to match, which just may be enough reason to book those flights to Maui and stay in an all-inclusive Hawaiian resort. (Don’t you love Father’s Day gifts from wives that inspire gifts for you, too? We do!)
For the guy who puts safety first: INEX Gear The Better Mask
Masks are here to stay for a while, so why settle for something basic when you can get him The Better Mask? Thoughtfully designed to accommodate glasses and avoid obstructing his vision, it’s secure but not restrictive and features a soft, customizable nose bridge, adjustable ear loops, and an integrated chin cup. Most importantly, it offers three layers of protection, an embedded nanofiber filter, and antimicrobial treatment, so he can feel safe as well as comfortable.
For the guy who sets the bar high: Island Bamboo 4-Piece Bar Set
Turn his bar into a tiki lounge with these island-inspired pieces that will have guests feeling like they’re at a tropical resort. The exotic pakkawood set comes with a double jigger, two bottle stoppers, and a bottle opener with an ergonomic handle, all made from layers of premium hardwood and infused with chemical-free, all-natural, food-grade dyes. They’re pieces of art in themselves, and they’ll inspire him to raise his cocktail game.
For the bearded man: Every Man Jack Beard Kit
For your own sake, help him keep his beard under control with this essentials kit from the grooming-products gurus at Every Man Jack. It comes with deep cleansing beard and face wash, moisturizing beard oil, and styling beard balm, all refreshingly scented with sandalwood. It even comes with a bonus beard comb. There are no harsh chemicals, parabens, phthalates, or dyes—just great products that smell so good and work so effectively, he’ll actually use them.
For the man who sees life through rose-colored glasses: Costa Del Mar Pescador Sunglasses
It’s no surprise that these sunglasses consistently get top reviews. In addition to being made completely from recycled fishing nets—which reduces plastic pollution—the sunglasses in Costa’s Untangled Collection are among the highest-quality in the world, featuring the brand’s color-enhancing, polarized 580 glass lens technology. They’re also scratch-resistant and provide 100 percent UV protection, making them the clear choice. If you’re also in the market for a new pair, here are more of the best sunglasses with UV protection.
For the java junkie: ESPRO Cold Brew Ice Coffee Brewing Kit
He can be his own barista with this all-in-one kit that gives him a chance to fully explore coffee mixology. Right in time for iced coffee and cold brew coffee season, two filters provide a grit-free, smooth finish, and etched fill lines on the glass growler make it easy to create a consistent mix every time. The 64-ounce growler is big enough to offer on-demand cold brew for up to two weeks. Think of how much money and time he’ll save by having it at home.
For the vegan: Dr. Praeger’s Sensible Foods Perfect Burger 6-Box Case
The food that vegans seem to miss the most is a really good burger, but with this gift, that will be a thing of the past. Dr. Praeger’s is not exaggerating by naming it Perfect Burger. Although it’s made with clean, veggie-forward ingredients and infused with sweet potato, butternut squash, beet, and carrot, it tastes like a juicy meat patty and grills up like, well, the perfect burger.
For the nature lover: Home Grown Wildflower Seeds
He doesn’t need a green thumb to grow a gorgeous garden, thanks to this mix filled with 18 varieties of quick-sprouting, all-season seeds. Home Grown packs in more than twice the amount of seeds per bag as other companies to ensure a beautiful flower garden. This wildflower mix will also attract butterflies, birds, and bees, turning even a small outdoor space into a natural paradise.
For the cork popper: Cork Pops Original Wine Bottle Opener
If he’s ever ended up with pieces of cork in his wine, he will really appreciate this original bottle opener from Cork Pops. A best seller for 30 years, it’s the easiest—and most fun—way to open a wine bottle. Here’s how it works: Remove the foil from the bottle and the protective cap over the needle on the Cork Pop, then insert the needle straight down through the center of the cork. Hold the bottle with one hand, press the top of the cartridge, and lift as you feel the cork begin to come out. There’s no twisting or pulling or broken corks. The Cork Pop comes in a variety of colors, and everyone will want a turn using it.
For the gamesman: Creative Brainworks Bean Bag Bucketz
Because he’s just a kid at heart, he’ll love playing this fun game that’s a combination of cornhole, washer toss, and Disc golf. It can be played indoors or out and is easy to set up, take down, store, and tote. It’s not, however, easy to win! This beanbag-toss game can be played in lots of variations, and it’s a great backyard game for the whole family. Don’t let him know you see him practicing on the side.
For the guy who’s not going commando: Underwear Expert Subscription Box
It may be a basic necessity, but let’s face it, underwear has never been the most exciting gift—until now, that is. Underwear Expert offers a curated subscription service so your husband can customize his selections and receive two or three new pairs in the mail for the rest of the year. Whether he prefers boxers, briefs, trunks, or even thongs, he can discreetly make his choices and get rid of his dowdy old ones. He’ll feel good about replacing his tighty-whities, even though no one will see them under his jeans, because he knows it’s what’s underneath that counts.
For the multitasker: Yummly Premium Wireless Smart Meat Thermometer
Instead of taking him away from his guests, let this wireless thermometer monitor the grill for him. Completely wireless, it will do the job from up to 150 feet away, keeping an eye on the food and sending alerts when it’s time to turn it over, adjust the heat, and take off the grill. Everything happens through the free Yummly app, which he can download on his phone, then step away from the flames.
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For the guy who needs a little quiet time: Ten Thousand Villages Peace & Quiet Hammock
Just looking at the picture of this aspirationally named hammock is likely to lower his blood pressure and conjure up welcome visions of lazy afternoons. Handmade by artisans in Nicaragua, the navy and white striped cotton is woven on a simple loom and tied by hand. The hammock holds up to 250 pounds and is so tempting, it’s where you will find him most weekends. Pair it with one of these well-reviewed new fiction books for the perfect escape.
For the beach bum: Ballast Beach Pillow
Because this innovative, inflatable beach pillow won’t be blown away, beach lovers will be! After your hubby fills the attached pouch with a scoop of sand or small weighted object, this ingenious gift will let him relax in peace, knowing he can lift his head and the pillow will stay in place, even if it’s windy. Made of soft, weather-resistant fabric to wick away water and shed sand, it’s got a plush, padded top for extra comfort, and it packs into its own compact carrying case. You can also add a custom-designed gel pack to keep him cool even on the hottest days.
For the foodie: Oleamea Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil Gift Pack
Turn any meal into a restaurant-quality experience with this award-winning extra virgin olive oil. USDA Organic Certified, it uses the best Memecik olives handpicked from the southwest part of Turkey. The gift set features two bottles of the artisanal oils: Premium Everyday, which is smooth and versatile, with a mild pepper finish and medium-delicate intensity, and Oleamea Private Select, green balanced, with a distinct peppery finish and medium intensity. Because olives are a natural antioxidant, these oils are a healthy and delicious addition to any dish.
For the guy trying to build some roots: Nutrafol Hair Growth Supplement
If he’s worried that his hair is doing what his body is not—thinning—he will really appreciate this gift. Made specifically for men, this one-month supply of Nutrafol targets five root causes of hair loss, promoting thicker hair growth and less shedding through 21 medical-grade, natural ingredients. It’s clinically proven and approved by more than 2,500 doctors and dermatologists, and it will grow his self-confidence along with his hair.
For the drinking man: Yobo Soju
Handmade from local harvest grapes and water, Yobo Soju is an award-winning, craft soju from the Finger Lakes region of New York. It offers a clean, refreshing taste, without any of the sulfites, preservatives, additives, or sugars often found in traditional sojus imported from Korea. Although it’s best enjoyed straight and ice-chilled, he can try it on the rocks with a splash of citrus or mixed with sodas and juices for creative cocktails. However he decides to enjoy it, he will raise a glass to its good taste—and yours. Now that you’ve got his present sorted out, take a look at these love-filled Father’s Day quotes for your husband that will move you.
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