Tired of getting Dad the same thing every year? Or perhaps Dad has very niche interests? These 10 gifts are perfect for giving Dad that “Wow” factor plus, we’re pretty sure he doesn’t already have them!
For the Dad who loves to read, turn his favorite classic into an awesome functioning clock. Work with Love Hue Studios to create a custom Book Clock out of any book that either you provide, or Love Hue Studios can supply one for you based off of your personal aesthetic: color, vintage vs. modern, theme.
3. Personalized Record LP Cufflinks
Handmade in Texas by Mini-Fab, record shaped cufflinks are perfect for any music loving Dad! These record cufflinks can be made with your choice of record color and personalized with your Dad’s initials.
4. Hardwood Nixie Tube Clock
Using genuine vintage Nixie display tubes, these clocks by Tungsten Customs add style to your Dad’s bedside table, desk, or mantle. Each is individually crafted from select maple hardwood, hand-finished and assembled.
5. Luckenbach Beer Holster
In tribute to the famous song by Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings, “Luckenbach, Texas”, about cowboys, love and life, Holstar brings you The Luckenbach Holstar. Dad can carry his beer around in true cowboy style complete with his name etched on!
6. Personalized Handmade Folding Wood Beard Comb
This is a small handmade beard comb that is crafted from tigerlily marble acrylic and has a bamboo handle which can be personalized with your favorite initials or monogram. Also from Mini-Fab, this comb folds neatly into its handle and rides well in a dopp kit. Guaranteed to tame the beard on any lumberjack, ship captain, blacksmith or of course, your Dad!
This handmade scrabble board by Vancouver WoodSmith is an heirloom Dad is sure to pass down through the generations. These boards are truly custom, allowing you to choose your size, color, wood type, engraving etc. and come with handmade scrabble pieces as well.
8. Debonair Class Portable Sound System
This portable sound system is hand-built and engineered by Case of Bass. After scouring the world for the finest unique vintage suitcases, Case of Bass pairs them with a selection of speakers that guarantee the best combination of sound and aesthetic. Perfect for a Tech loving Dad who will appreciate the unique aesthetic and great engineering, you can personalize yours by choosing amp sizes, colors etc!
9. Commissioned Portrait
These gorgeous Custom Portraits painted in Philadelphia by artist James Sturner are a beautiful memory made to last. Have a photo of your father when he was young or a family photo turned into a gorgeous oil painting on a hand built canvas. Prices vary depending on the size of the painting.
10. Custom Pencil Portrait If oil painting is a little too intense for you, a custom pencil portrait is a great way to achieve the same effect. Pieces of Elise can draw you a lovely portrait based off of the photo you send her of your dad, the family, or even a celebrity!