Last Minute Father’s Day Gift and Craft Ideas

Just stopping by to remind you that Father’s Day is this weekend!  Father’s day is on Sunday June 18th this year which means it’s time to get your ideas flowing.  Shopping for Dad can be hard but we’re here to help, we have pulled together a list of Last Minute Father’s Day Gift and Craft Ideas to assist you in the decision making process.  

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A few things to consider when shopping for your Dad are hobbies, interests and personality.  Also, keep in mind what you have done in the past, you don’t want to over do the same gift every year (unless he likes it that is).  Is your Dad someone that spends a lot of time on the car?  Maybe he likes to barbecue or go fishing.  Perhaps he has a sweet tooth and would love some home baked cookies, or if you have young children a hand made craft.  Whatever your Dad might prefer I think we have a little bit here for everyone, feel free to take look.

Last Minute Father’s Day Gift and Craft Ideas

Card Case

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 This leather card case is both stylish and practical.  Made for those Dad’s who don’t feel the need to carry around a bulky wallet, this easy to access card case is build to last.  It has RFID shielding to protect any personal information, making sure his cards, and bank accounts stay safe.

Watch

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A sleek look and comfortable feel.  Featuring a leather wrist band and clasic appearance this watch is sure to please the Dad in your life.  This watch comes in three differents styles including a dark brown leather band with a white face, the pictured light brown leather with black face and an all black stainless steel option.  There is also an engraving option allowing for personalization. 

Art

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A heart felt DIY gift that your Dad is sure to cherish.  This Father’s Day Frame shows your Dad that no matter where you may roam, home is always where Dad is.  Perfect for college or university students or anyone who would appreciate a personalized piece of art.

iPad Holder

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A DIY’er (although I’m sure you could find some to buy).  This Wool iPad Holder offers a safe and soft place for your Dad’s iPad, headphones and more.  Now everything can be stored in one place!  The soft wool fabric will keep the iPad from getting any scratches and the zip pouch in the back allows for storage of items that may create the scratching.  See how to make one yourself and get the free pattern.

Cookies

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Does your Dad have a sweet tooth??  Why not make him some delicious cookies?  I know it’s the way to my husbands heart.  Bake some fresh cookies and surprise him with some down time to enjoy them.  Knowing you made them espcially for him could be all he needs this Father’s Day.  Get some recipe ideas below.

Tool Holder

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Are your Dad’s tools loose around the garage?  Does he need a place to keep the sets together?  Try making this Roll-Up Tool Organizer and don’t worry if you don’t have an embroidery machine, a substitute can be made by writing the numbers with a sharpie marker.  

Laptop Bag

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Have a commuter Dad?  Why not give a laptop bag.  Easy to carry and stylish this Metropolitan Courier bag by Coach is worth the money.  Made of leather with a nylon strap this bag is offered in black and dark saddle, it has some zippered compartments as well as spot for his laptop, phone and more.

Barbecue Tool Set

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A BBQ tool set could be just what your Dad has been waiting for.  Cooking on the barbecue just isn’t the same without good tools to do it.  Get some steaks to go along with it and maybe HE will make YOU dinner. 

Book or Gift Card

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Sometimes all you need is some quiet time with a book.  Give your Dad the gift of silence this year with a book of his choice…if you’re not sure what that is a gift card is an acceptable solution.  With today’s technology your Dad can even by a book online to avoid going out and standing in line.  

Utlility Tool

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For the handy man in your life.  A utility knife like the one pictured above has it all.  A knife, scissor, screwdriver and even a cork screw.  It’s small enough to tuck into a pocket and powerful enough to saw some branches.  This handy tool will have your Dad ready for any situation without a lot of fuss!
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 Hope you found something for Dad!

 Whatever you decide to get your Dad for Father’s Day remember that all he really needs is time spent with you.  All gifting aside, that is the best present he’ll get!
 
Disclaimer: I am not affiliated with any of the products/company’s mentioned above.  All opinions are my own.

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