A lot of times, dads are hard to buy for because they usually give the “I don’t want anything answer” when asked about gifts. This question is usually asked when his birthday, wedding anniversary, or Father's Day is approaching.
Other times they’re simply just choosy and sometimes it seems impossible to shop for someone who already seems to have everything. Even though many dads don’t show it, Father's Day is really important to them.
It is, after all, the one day of the year specially made to celebrate fatherhood. Show your dad that Father's Day matters to you by getting him a great gift. This article is here to save you from the hassle of decoding your dad’s hidden messages, help you choose the best gift for dad, and gain you some cool points.
Tips on Shopping for Your Dad
If you are looking for unique gifts for dad, these tips will help you out:
Pay attention to his needs
Don’t wait till two weeks before Father's Day before paying attention to what your dad needs in order to decide what to get him. By paying attention to him all year long, you should be able to pick up on some of his primary or secondary needs.
For instance, he might have complained once or twice about one of his belt buckles getting spoilt, or about his checkbook getting squeezed or bent at the edges. Listen to him, and get him what he needs without him having to ask for it.
The little things matter
You don’t have to go all out before getting your dad a great gift. You might be surprised to find out the little things are what matter more if you’re looking for the best gift for dad, you can keep it simple by sticking to the basics.
If he is the type that cooks, you don’t have to get him a new oven when there’s nothing wrong with the one he’s currently using. Little things like a new cutting board or a new men's apron will mean a lot to him.
Personalization shows care and intent
When you present personalized gifts to your dad, it sends a special message. It shows him that you did not put something together in a hurry and that you put a lot of thought into choosing and preparing the gift. Your dad will surely appreciate personalized gifts, so you should keep that in mind.
Gift Ideas for Dad
You don’t have to think too hard before deciding what to get for your dad this Father's Day. He will surely appreciate one or more of these gifts:
Personalized leather journal
No matter what your dad does for a living, he will need a personalized journal. In fact, this might just be one of the best father's day gifts ever. If he is into journaling, he will really appreciate it and whenever he is using his new journal, he will have warm thoughts of you. The leather journal can also be employed for a lot of other purposes at home or at work. We have many options for you to choose from here at olpr. including Moleskin and Leuchtturm1917.
Men's Leather Dopp kitA dopp kit, also referred to as a toiletry bag, is just like a makeup bag for men. It will help your dad be more organized with his self-care products either in the bathroom or when he is traveling. It’s even more advantageous when he is traveling because it will protect his clothes and/or documents from product spills.
Read also: Things, You Didn’t Know About Men’s Dopp Kit
Leather walletEvery man needs a leather wallet, and an extra leather wallet has never hurt anyone. To make your own gift extra special, you can always get it customized here at olpr. When you present your dad with a customized leather wallet from us, he will appreciate it and that will most likely become his new favorite wallet. The handmade leather wallets we have come with enough compartments and space for bills, cards, and passport photographs.
We have a lot of stylish handmade leather belts for you to choose from which your dad will love. Thanks to the quality of the leather, the belt would last him a lifetime. You can, after all, never have too many leather belts. A stylish leather belt will make your dad’s outfits look a lot better and smarter, and will definitely help him steal the show at any occasion.
A checkbook cover is one of the most unique gifts for dad. It doesn’t matter if your dad is the type that uses his checkbook all the time or very sparsely because all checkbooks deserve protection. If you get your dad our checkbook cover, he will appreciate it a lot because checkbook care is very important.
Engraved Cutting Board
We offer beautiful and special cutting boards. If your dad is a cook or just loves to cook Saturday brunch or Sunday dinners, light up his world with an amazing cutting board. Our cutting boards come with special heartwarming messages, and you can have your own messages specially inscribed.
Leather Watch Case
This gift is perfect because it gives your dad the opportunity to store his watch(es) in a special case different from the box the watch came in. If you have the cash to spare, this watch case can be accompanied with a brand new wristwatch to make it even more special and express to your dad just how much he means to you.
All the aforementioned gifts can be purchased and personalized for you here at olpr. and most of them come in a variety of styles and colors for you to choose from based on your dad’s personal taste and preference. Bear in mind that personalization of leather items is free for up to three characters. These products are handmade from top-notch leather sourced from Horween Tannery.
He will surely love and appreciate his gifts.