Shopping for Dad is tough. We know.
But that doesn't mean you have to settle for the same 'ole Father's Day gift staples of a pair of socks or tie again this year.
It's time for some out-of-the-box gift ideas for Dad. Father's Day is June 18, which means there's still time to find a thoughtful, unique gift that reflects Dad's one-of-a-kind personality, and truly shows just how much he means to you.
We've rounded up round some of the best selling and top rated Father's Day gifts we've found for every type of Dad. Looking for something unique? We've got you covered. A dapper gift for a sophisticated Dad? But of course. Fishing for the perfect present for an outdoor enthusiast? Check.
These Father's Day deals and ideas for Dad have got you covered. And who knows? It might even get you back in the will.
Amazon's Echo is a lot like Dad's new personal assistant - without the pricey hourly rate.
Operating via voice control, the Echo can play music, make calls, send and receive messages, recite daily news, sports scores, weather, and more. All he needs to do is ask.The Echo can also help out with the chores, including controlling the thermostat, outdoor sprinklers, and lock any doors. It's the smart speaker that can control your house. $180 at Amazon.com
Not only is this mighty little zone fun and easy to fly, Dad will actually be able to capture vide thanks to the built-in HD camera and Wi-Fi function. It's great for drone beginners and flying experts alike. The 6-axis flight control systems with adjustable gyro sensitivity makes it easy to fly stable.Your tech savvy Dad is going to love playing with this new toy. And if you're lucky, maybe he'll even let you take it for a spin. $90 at Amazon.com
It's easy to lose track of how much juice is left on your smartphone or tablet.
Mophie's power station combines style and function, stuffing up to two times the extra battery power inside a sleek design, so Dad never has to be unplugged from his smartphone or tablet.Built-in cables eliminate the need to carry those annoying USB cords. $59 at Amazon.com
Dad probably already has the best gaming monitor, the cushy gaming chair, but does he have a high performance gaming headset in his repertoire?
Every gamer knows the importance of a comfortable gaming headset. And the surround sound headset by Sades is no exception. Dad can experience an immersive 360-degree sound field that lets him hear what he can't see.Soft, comfortable ear cushions guarantee he'll have hours of gaming comfort. $27 at Amazon.com
The award-winning Roku Streaming Stick offers dad powerful streaming - and it's the only pocket-sized streamer available with a quad-core processor.
With 8 times the processing power of the previous model, the new Streaming Stick gets Dad to his favorite shows fast, with a smooth and responsive navigation and channels that launch quickly.He can stream just about anything - movies, broadcast TV, live sports, news, and music - all from the comfort of one little device that plugs right into any USB port. $40 at Amazon.com
Handcrafted using traditional methods of glass blowing and cutting, this handsome decanter is perfect for serving Scotch, whiskey, or any mixed drink in style.
Starting with a square decanter with a sparkling faceted crystal stopper, the set comes to life on a silver-plated octagon tray that will make a great addition to Dad's study.And if you're feeling especially generous, you can slip a bottle of Dad's favorite single-malt Scotch into the gift bag. $36 from Amazon.com
It doesn't hurt to have a little extra when executing facial trims. The Phillips Norelco's integrated vacuum system delivers powerful suction technology that catches hair quickly, giving Dad a perfectly even trim with less mess .A rechargeable battery provides up to one hour of cordless use on a full charge - more than enough time to get even the thickest beard under control. $50 at Amazon.com
Comfy, stylish slippers are key to Dad's homebody uniform. Made from pure natural wool and a supple calfskin sole for ultimate comfort, each pair of Glerups is handcrafted using eco-friendly dyes and environmentally friendly practices.Natural moisture-wicking and antibacterial (some of wool's magic properties), these are slippers Dad won't ever want to take off. $95 at Amazon.com
A fragrance for Dad that's perfect for summer.
Spicebomb by Viktor + Rolf is an explosive blend of machismo bottled in a distinct grenade case. It combines notes like chili, leather, saffron, tobacco, grapefruit, pink peppers, and bergamot to create a spicy, sexy aroma.Perfect for the sophisticated Dad who pay close attention to grooming detail. $72 at Amazon.com
For the Dad who enjoys a good sip of whiskey, Scotch, or other malt-based liquor, true appreciation happen when sipping from the right glass.The Sagaform rocking glasses - the curved are is off kilter and rocks, but will not tip over - are a simple and elegant way to lend as much importance to style as to taste. $88 at Amazon.com
Even if Dad is the defacto grill master at home, this book is guaranteed to teach him a thing or two about cooking and barbecuing meat - and is the definitive guide for the backyard pitmaster.Written by Aaron Franklin, chef and owner of the Texas restaurant of the same name, this book features chapters dedicated to building or customizing your own smoker; finding and curing the right wood; creating and tending perfect fires; sourcing top-quality meat; and of course, cooking mind-blowing, ridiculously delicious barbecue. $17 at Amazon.com
A hammock build for the discerning outdoorsman who loves roughing it in the woods.
Built to elevate Dad's adventures from the backyard to the backcountry, the hammock is made with diamond ripstop nylon, LunarWave fabrics and climbing rated technology, the Roo is also incredibly soft and one of the most durable hammocks around.The perfect napspot for Dad - wherever the trails take him. $99 at Amazon.com
Dad's a duffer? He'll the SKLZ Gold Flex Trainer, an ideal tool for him to perfect his swing so he can get the score he wants every time he steps onto a course.
He can use it when warming up before a game, and get a low-impact stretch for easier mobility. It has a weighted head and a flexible fiberglass shaft to help him build muscle and power with every swing.Best of all? He doesn't need to hit the links to some practice swings in before the big weekend scramble. $52.49 at Amazon.com
For the Mr. Fixit Dad, Leatherman's multi-tool will be his new right hand man.
He can get back to basics - the very cool basics - with Leatherman's Skeletool CX. Today's outdoor dad want to keep weight and volume to a minimum without sacrificing quality and true functionality, and that's what this tool is all about.Equipped with a universal bit driver, the Skeletool offers real utility options like no other multitool on the market. $80 at Amazon.com
These smooth look Oakley sunglasses are created in a clean, authentic style for the Dad who doesn't just walk the path of life - he stomps it leaves footprints.
The polarized lenses block 99% of those irritating rays that interfere with vision, while the durability and all-day comfort of a lightweight, stress-resistant frame are sure to make these sunglasses Dad's coolest new faves. $150 at Amazon.com
Now, have a great Father's Day!