Give thanks to Dad for everything he does with these heartwarming gift ideas
Father’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect opportunity to show the special men in your life how much you appreciate them. Since the world is navigating through difficult times, it’s more meaningful than ever to offer up a token of your love.
Browse through our roundup of gift ideas that he will surely cherish…
1. Super Dad Gift Set by Lush, $18.95
LushThis box by Lush features two soothing bath bombs to aid relaxation after a long day of work and errands. Superdad is a smoky, woodsy scent, while Dirty is refreshing and smells like a burst of spring. It’s no doubt he’s going to absolutely love his self-care time.
2. Matt & Nat Zam Weekend Bag, $240
SimonsThis sleek weekender will fit all of his essentials which makes it perfect for mini getaways, or quick work trips later this summer. It’s highly functional thanks to its adjustable straps, and inner slit pockets. We also love that it can also transform into a travel bag for jackets and coats.
3. Casamigos X Sugarfina “You Had Me at Tequila” Box, $36.95
SugarfinaDad enjoy cocktails or have a sweet tooth? This gift is a definite winner. Sugarfina’s collaboration with award-winning Casamigos Tequila features a margarita-inspired gummy, a Paloma grapefruit gummy covered in sugar crystals and a stainless steel shot glass that’s perfect for his next pick-me-up.
4. Y Eau Fraiche by Yves Saint Laurent, $95
YSLYves Saint Laurent’s signature Y fragrance has received a fresh upgrade just in time for summer. If Dad is a fan of cooling scents with notes of citrus, then he’ll love this frosty blue bottle featuring frozen lemon, geranium and cedarwood.
5. To Me, He Was Just Dad: Stories of Growing Up with World Famous Fathers by Joshua David Stein, $27.85
IndigoWhile showcasing icons like Samuel L. Jackson and Christopher Reeve, author Joshua David Stein brings together 40 different stories of children who detail what life is really like with a famous father. Called compelling and moving, it’s a great read on the bond a dad shares with his kids... no matter how big of a celebrity he may be.
6. Heritage Badge Cotton Cap by Lacoste, $55.99
LacosteHere’s a simple gift that will go a long way, especially if your father loves spending time in the outdoors. This cotton cap by Lacoste features its iconic croc on the front, and is also available in white and mustard.
7. Extraordinary Man Box, $74
Extraordinary ManThis leading Canadian men’s subscription box service delivers a curated collection of grooming, fashion and decor items to subscribers across the country each season... and was named the Best Men's Lifestyle Box at the inaugural Canadian Subscription Box Awards in 2019. Showcasing amazing accessories, personal grooming products and more, it’s a great way to amp up any dad’s style, and to surprise him with gifts every 90 days.
8. Dad’s Stash by Purdys, $17
PurdysTreat Dad with this delicious box of chocolates by Purdys that includes hedgehogs, milk chocolate Sweet Georgia Browns, and three different flavour bars. The packaging is super cute, but try your best to keep your hands off those sweets before gifting them out!
9. Napoleon Rotisserie Grill Basket, $69.99
Napoleon Rotisserie Grill BaskeSince the weather is getting warmer and we’re spending more time at home, here is an awesome gift idea for the dad who loves to man the grill. He’ll be able to make all his favourites such as wings, fries, roasted veggies and so much more. Plus, we love that this stainless steel basket is so easy to clean and store away.
10. Personalized Family Signpost Art, starting at $105.36
Uncommon GoodsA personalized gift is always cherished, and this framed signpost is something he is surely going to adore. This print can be customized with the names of family members and how far away they live from home, or a special memory Dad may hold. It’s perfect for displaying at either the home or office.
11. Wolf Body Care Gift Set, $109.99
WolfWe can’t get enough of Wolf Body Care’s custom gift set: the quintessential gift for the stylish—and well-groomed—man. We’re talking a two-month supply of shower products, five pairs of dress socks, one bottle of select alcohol and a stainless steel flask set. This one is getting you extra brownie points.
12. Waffle Room Shoes by Uniqlo, $19.99
UniqloThese practical slippers are excellent for lounging around the house, and are super comfortable thanks to the double-layered insole, elastic material and thick cushioning. Not to mention that they are available in three other colours, and come at a great price!
13. Nickel and Imitation Ebony Set by Edwin Jagger, $180
Edwin JaggerEdwin Jagger’s three-piece set comes with a badger shaving brush, and a fusion razor that does a stellar job, but also looks amazing in the bathroom, owing to its sophisticated design.
14. 33 Acres of Sunshine, $28.80 for a 12-pack
33 Acres33 Acres Brewing’s French Blanchè is now available in perfect-for-summer cans that can be enjoyed on the patio, or in the backyard. The light, fruity flavour includes orange peel, coriander and black licorice. Dad surely ain’t complaining about this one.
15. Saje Muscle Melt, $26
SajeThis rich body butter by Saje is incredibly hydrating, and filled with natural goodies like sweet birch, rosemary, roman chamomile and shea butter. Not only does it work to soothe sore muscles, but will also keep the skin nourished and soft.
16. Madras Plaid Pajama Pant by J.Crew, $87.50
J.CrewSince we’ve all been spending more time at home, we guarantee your father will put these comfortable pajama pants to excellent use. J.Crew thrives on making quality products, so this is a gift that will surely last him a long time. Plus, one can really never go wrong with plaid.
17. Drop XL Wireless Charger by Native Union, $199.99
Native UnionHere’s a gift for the man who loves his gadgets. Native Union’s multi-device wireless pad comes with a detachable Apple Watch charging puck, and can charge up to three devices at once. Whether he’s working from home or at the office, he’ll never have to worry about carrying too many cables—or keeping the desk space tidy.
18. Unity Natural Shave Lotion by United & Free, $24.95
United & FreeLocal brand United & Free creates products that are both friendly to the environment and packed with natural ingredients. This lotion acts as a protective barrier on the skin, which will give your dad an effortlessly smooth shave. It's made with shea butter, sea kelp, sage and bergamot, so it will work to hydrate all skin types.
19. Grey High Gloss Bottle by David’s Tea, $25
David’s TeaIf Dad is always on the go, this stainless steel bottle is a fantastic gift. The strong insulation can keep his tea either hot or cold for hours, and the silicone grip makes for an easy hold. Plus we love the sleek, grey two-tone finish.
20. Paloma’s Groove Tie Bar by Tiffany & Co., $340
Tiffany & CoSplurge on your dad with this stylish tie bar from Paloma Picasso’s Groove collection. Next time he’s suiting up for a special event, he will definitely remember you. After all, your father always deserves the best.
21. Double Wall Glass French Press by Williams Sonoma, $79.95
Williams SonomaMake everyday coffee memorable with this durable glass French press from Williams Sonoma that’s both easy to use and clean. It’s a classic gift for the man who loves his freshly brewed cup, and a functional item to have in the kitchen.
22. Grooming Essentials from L'Occitane
Pamper the man in your life with L’Occitane's gift sets, featuring luxurious grooming items and fragrances inspired by the natural wonders of Provence. Whether it's a fragrance collection or a beard essentials kit, L'Occitane offers a variety of options for every budget. The best part? L’Occitane is offering free standard shipping on all online Canadian orders at this time.