10 thoughtful Father's Day gifts, from BBQ essentials to grooming kits
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Finding the perfect present for friends and family can be tricky. Coming up with gift ideas for your dad? Now that's a whole other level of difficult.
Father's Day on 19 June is fast approaching, so we've pulled together a bumper list of presents that your dad will actually appreciate (and use) that can be ordered at the click of a button.
It seems the nation is in a more giving mood than ever too, according to John Lewis, with sales of men’s gifts up 63% compared to this time last year, BBQ-related gifts soaring 116% and beauty gift sales increasing by 27%.
Whether you're celebrating a dad, a guardian, a parent or any paternal figure who has provided you with support over the years, here's a little something to show them how special they are.
10 gifts your dad will actually appreciate this Father's Day
Nio Best Seller Cocktail Box | £29 from Not On The High Street
These letterbox cocktails are perfect for anyone who loves spirits, and come ready-made to be shaken and poured over ice. Ideal for enjoying in the garden, they have a range of flavours in alcoholic and non-alcoholic options, this box of four included the classics like negroni, cosmopolitan and espresso martini.
Pure Cotton Polka Dot Pyjama Set | £35 from Marks & Spencer
You can't go wrong with a new pair of pyjamas and this affordable, but still luxurious set from M&S is a practical, cosy gift he'll get lots of wear out of. Available in sizes S to XXL, they're made from 100% cotton and are super-soft.
Roads Past | Presence | £120 from Harvey Nichols
Roads is an independent fragrance brand hailing from Ireland that'll be a sensory treat for your dad to enjoy everyday. Boasting notes of bergamot, smoked black tea, jasmine and Tonka bean, it's a refreshing scent that comes beautifully packaged.
VonShef 5 Piece BBQ Tools Set | £24.99 from Amazon
If your dad is a dab hand at the grill, he'll love this five-piece utensil set which will equip him for every BBQ meal imaginable. Complete with tongs, a turner, fork, basting brush, cleaning brush and even a storage bag, it'll come in handy this summer.
Theragun Prime 4th Generation Percussive Therapy Massager | £275 from John Lewis
Whether your dad's sporty, or just suffers with stiff muscles, this handy massager gun is an ideal present. Simply switch it on and let the Theragun get to work easing tension and knots in the back or neck.
LOOKFANTASTIC Father's Day Grooming Edit (Worth over £141) | £55 from Lookfantastic
If your dad's grooming routine needs a bit of a refresh, Lookfantastic has created a new Father's Day box just for that. Inside you'll find 12 products for skin, body and hair from Bulldog, Elemis, Molton Brown, Versace, Rituals and more. Better yet, eight of them are full sized.
John Lewis Cotton T-Shirt, Pack of 3 | £25 from John Lewis
Sometimes dads can be hard to buy for, so it's always a safe bet to get them something they need, like this three-pack of cotton t-shirts from John Lewis. They'll be worn all year round and come in black, blue and white.
Best Of British Beer Pub At Home Gift | £27.50 from Not On The High Street
Treat your dad or father figure to a pint (or six) with this mini personalised pub. Perfect for hosting your own pub quiz from the dining table, each craft beer is made by UK independent breweries, and you can customise the box with your very own pub name.
Our Place Always Pan 2.0 | £130 from Our Place
This is the most multi-functional pan you'll ever seen, meaning it works as a frying pan, steamer, skillet, saucier and saucepan. Your dad can roast, bake, braise, sear, steam, strain, sauté, fry, boil and serve your food with just one piece of equipment. It even has a domed-shaped, modular lid, specifically designed to lock in steam when you need it or release it when you don’t.
Sony SRS-XB13 Extra Bass Waterproof Bluetooth Portable Speaker | £39.99 from John Lewis
Give the gift of good music this Father's Day with this colourful speaker from Sony. It's available in five colours; black, coral, lemon yellow, taupe and this fun powder blue. One five-star review reads: "Compact, solid and lightweight, good clear sound, especially if put in the right space. Good base, sound quality sharp although not so big."