Stumped on what to get Dad this year? Father’s Day is back this year (and every year) and yet again, you still haven’t the slightest clue of what to get the dads in your life – skip buying him another tie (although tempting) and get him something he really wants. From the music lover to the gadget guru –we’ve rounded up cool gift ideas for every type of dad.
For The Music And Audio Addict
The perfect gifts for music lovers are the ones that help them enjoy music even more, or show off their love of music.
House of Marley: Get Up Stand Up Bluetooth® Audio System
This soulfully designed Get Up Stand Up Bluetooth audio system delivers wireless audio and stunning quality. A2DP and APTX streaming deliver performances the way your favorite artists intended. Fine-tuned and powerful, the dark walnut finish blends perfectly with any home. Connect hundreds of other devices including phones and music players via the convenient auxiliary input.
The jamstik+ is a digital guitar that works wirelessly (Bluetooth) with your devices and apps to finally teach you how to play guitar. It comes with an interactive guitar lesson app series and works with a multitude of other music apps, so everyone from beginners to pros can just play!
HOUSE OF MARLEY: REBEL BT HEADPHONES
The Soul Rebel on-ear headphone collection is eco-responsible and combines comfort, youthful style – without sacrificing durability or build quality. They feature 40mm drivers on the inside of each earcup and the adjustable headband has a slight curve to it that enhances its ability to react to stress. They also feature a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that gives you a solid 8 hours of constant playback. Other standard features for the Rebel BT include an onboard microphone and wireless controller for song skipping, and a removable cable with in-line microphone for those times when you want to plug in.
For The Creative Souls
Let Dad feed and explore his creative side with these 3 unique gift ideas.
GROVEMADE: EVERYDAY CARRY
Useful and stylish, these hand-crafted wood accessories from Grovemade are a perfect addition for Dad’s everyday life. You can chose from watches, wallets, key chains and sleeves and even accessories for Apple – including iPhone and iPad cases.
GROVEMADE: DESK COLLECTION
If a little stylish organization is just what dad needs in his life – check out Grovemade’s Desk Collection which offers a unified desk organization solution, detailed in warm wood finishes and leather surfaces. The collection includes a monitor stand, keyboard tray, mouse pad, ruler, wrist pad, pen cup, paper clip holder, succulent planter and lamp, all available in your choice of walnut or maple – and all guaranteed to add a touch of modern class to his workspace.
COLORIT: ADULT COLORING BOOKS
Shop outside the box with adult coloring books that release dad’s creativity and promotes his (much needed) relaxation. All ColorIt books come with hard back covers to protect their artwork and make it easier to color on the go…perfect for a dad that travels. Featuring 50 hand-drawn designs and high-quality paper -which is ideal for coloring pencils, markers, pastels, water colors and more.
For The Modern Sports Guy
Whether golf or basketball, these gifts will provide hours of fun for the sports-
loving dad in your life.
Fitbit Activity Tracker
Make sure dad stays healthy for years to come, with Fitbit’s line of user-friendly, affordable fitness tracking devices. Although they come in different models with different features, all keep track of daily physical activity and some models provide additional data on heart activity and burned calories. Fitbits come in a variety of styles including watches or as a device that can be adjusted on clothing.
BLAST MOTION: BLAST GOLF REPLAY
For the gadget-loving golf aficionado, Blast Golf is the solution. This cool golf Swing app and sensor captures your stroke metrics through video to help you analyze your data, and it provides drills to help dad improve his score on the course. This motion sensor attaches to a compatible regulation-size putter or driver, so dad can capture a variety of golf metrics and Bluetooth Smart technology lets him pair with compatible Apple devices.
The Blast Basketball Motion Sensor
The Blast Basketball Motion Sensor provides acceleration, vertical height, rotation and hang-time metrics to help improve on-the-court performance. This wireless sensor easily attaches to dad’s waistband and connects to his smartphone using Bluetooth® Smart technology. From sprinting, jumping to spinning, the Basketball Motion Sensor records it all and is the perfect training tool for coaches, athletes and basketball enthusiasts.
For The Gadget "Geek"
Outfit the dads in your life with cool gadget gifts that let them reveal their geeky side.
PLUS US LIFE STAR USB CABLE
PlusUs offers the quality and aesthetics most cords lack while offering a myriad of plug options. This double layer, tangle free line provides 2.4 Amps for full speed charging via Lighting or Micro USB. And forget wrapping your cord around your device or wadding it into a ball for transport: Lifestar is portable at just 10” and is a perfect size for charging and syncing with your laptop. If 10” isn’t enough, a 3.3’ cord is also available. Just select the silver anodized connection type required and enjoy the stylish Tan PU leather and Gunmetal grey stitch construction.
World Adapter MUV USB
This compact, versatile World Adapter can do everything at once if you want it to. While the adapter provides the correct connection for an electric razor, the built-in USB charger module charges up your smartphone and table at the same time. It’s also suitable for all USB- and two-pole devices from over 150 countries and, thanks to its patented all-in-one country slider system, allows you to connect safely all over the world in the usual SKROSS fashion.
Qi-standard Backbone charging pad
Make dad’s life a little easier with this awesome charging pad for his devices. No plugging in, no fussing with wires – just drop and charge! Simply place your iPhone 5/5s on the charging pad for wireless charging at speeds faster than a standard cable or charge at any Qi hotspot. The Backbone is sleekly durable with vibrant patterns and colors.
The first plug & play privacy solution for all your devices, eBlocker is a smart device that keeps your online behavior anonymous and stops data thieves tracking your life online.
By connecting to your home network, it hides your IP address to block ads and stops all outside forces of evil accessing your data and activity. It does this by routing all of your web traffic for careful analysis, constantly updates its blocking lists so that it can automatically compare all requested URLs before granting anything access.
CIRCLE WITH DISNEY MONITORING SYSTEM
Help dad keep the family safe with this home networking device that can actually set limits on your family’s online habits. Circle with Disney hooks up to your Wi-Fi router and then monitors the activity of every device connected to your home network. Using a method known as ARP spoofing, the box will allow or refuse a connection to continue based on the limits the parent sets.