Fathers Day Gifts

Ideas to help you find the perfect fathers day gift for Fathers Day 2014 which is on Sunday, 15th June 2014.

Fathers Day is the day to thank our Dads for everything they do to enrich our lives and it is traditional to send cards and give gifts to show our appreciation. This article has some ideas to help you find the perfect Fathers Day gifts.


As a father myself, the gift that I appreciate the most is one that allows me to spend time with my children. For ideas on things that you can do with Dad on Fathers Day, whether it is a  family activity, a special life experience or simply watching a movie together, check out When is Fathers Day 2014? 

Here are some gift suggestions for Dad on Fathers Day:


  • Tie / Slippers / Sweater: Dad's just can't have too many ties, belts or other accessories. 
  • Liqueur Chocolates: Dads love chocolates, cookies or anything sweet! 
  • Fishing Gear: Fathers love to fish although my Dad didn't like it much when I hooked him in the ear! 
  • Wine or Spirits: Most Fathers have a favorite drink - maybe rum, scotch, whiskey. 
  • DVD of his favourite Movie: Choose a classic movie like The Good, The Bad and The Ugly with Clint Eastwood, The Great Escape with Steve McQueen, or Field of Dreams with Kevin Costner (“If you build it, he will come”) 
  • CD of his favourite Music: No one knows your Dad’s tastes in music better than you. You probably grew up listening to his favorites! 
  • Fishing on Fathers Day
  • A Book about his favourite Pastime: Gardening, bird watching, history, hunting, fishing, whatever his passion. 

If you're looking for something more, then here are some gifts ideas that should appeal to Dad:



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Electronics: 
No man can resist any new gadget, whether it is a big screen TV, mobile phone, iPad or the latest gaming device. 


Power Tools: 
An almost unlimited range of options: drills, electric saws, routers, nail guns. 

Garden Equipment:
How about a top-of-the-line BBQ for Dad or a new lawn mower to make the yard work easier for him?


Watches:
A engraved watch can make an excellent fathers day gift for men.


Cameras: 
Dads love to take photos of their grand children. And, even if your Dad already has a camera, there is a wide range of accessories such as lenses, tripods, memory cards and photo albums.

Men's Leather Coats: 
If you're looking to dress Dad up, a leather coat is a great choice with many styles to choose from including jackets and blazers, sheepskin coats, bomber jackets, winter coats, tops and vests. 


Sports Tickets: 
Fathers love sport, so grab some tickets to his favourite sports team: football, basketball, hockey, golf, soccer - the list is endless. This is the perfect opportunity to spend time with your Dad!



Hopefully, this article has given you some ideas to find the perfect fathers day gift for Dad. If you want more ideas on how to celebrate Dad's special day, including Fathers Day quotes, then please visit When is Fathers Day 2014?


Happy Fathers Day!

Geoff