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Thoughtful Father's Day Gifts by Larissa

by Larissa, posted to Gifts

Don't know what to get your dad this year? Here's my list of the best Father's Day gifts that are a bit more imaginative than a singing fish or a tie.


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Make Pa the star of the bedtime story!

love2read.co.uk

www.love2read.co.uk have a range of books that make great Father's Day...more

Suggested by Caroline Edwards

Thoughtful Father's day gift that will encourage Dad to read the bedtime story!

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Luna & Stella Birthstone Locket Cufflinks

lunaandstella.com

Luna & Stella birthstone locket cufflinks make a unique gift for any...more

Suggested by Cynthia

These unique cufflinks allow Dad to carry a special reminder of those closest to him wherever he goes.

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Photos to Canvas Prints - Your Photos on Canvas Art

easycanvasprints.com

Turn your photos to canvas prints. Photos on canvas are the perfect...more

Suggested by Easy Canvas Prints

Get your father a photo on canvas of his children!

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Activity with Dad

surlatable.com

Take a cooking class, schedule a spa day, paint some pottery at Color Me Mine, or do a dinner & movie date with dad - it's the thought and time you spend with Dad that counts.

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'Fresh' Maine Lobsters delivered to Dad's doorstep

thefreshlobstercompan...

My cousins surprised their parents with fresh lobsters over Christmas and I thought this was a fabulous idea that I'm sure YOUR dad would love.

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Personalized Card With a Kid Pic

tinyprints.com

Even better if it's an old pic of you and pops, he'll LOVE it. You can customize and order on Tiny Prints, they'll even address and mail it for you - all for less than $5! (Yes, that's me in the pic and no, I'm not a TinyPrints employee)

Jackie: Thanks for the tip Larissa! I made my dad a personalized card for Father's Day and he loved it :) I think I'm going to send out all of my cards this way from now on!

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blurb.com

This year, I compiled my dad's old photos, had them scanned and compiled them into a photobook that I had printed on Blurb.com (highly recommend this service - great software, quality and price). This was truly a labor of love,,, hope he loves it!

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The Beertender™

beertender.com

BeerTender, from Heineken and Krups, serves up the ultimate at home...more

Fully automated, this great looking piece more than holds its own with the wine rack! This is the gift many guys dream about, definitely my favorite father's day gift idea...

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Bottle Opening Thongs

dadshop.com.au

Suggested by Wei Jhek Teo

What more is there to say? Its a bottle opening flip flop, slipper, thong or whatever you want to call it. A great novelty gift dad would love on Father's Day. Should get a couple of great laughs out of it too!

Larissa: These are hilarious, dad will love them!

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[Last Minute] A Live Concert DVD

amazon.com

For the audiophile who likes showing off his sound system. Over the years, I've gifted the men in my life DVDs like the Eagles Live, Paul McCartney, etc and they're always a hit and are more "evergreen" than movies.

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[Poll] Forget the tie, what does dad really want?

skinnyscoop.com

A mom who hopes to give Dad what he wants this year may want to leave...more

When BabyCenter surveyed more than 1,000 dads about their special day, 57 percent picked getting intimate and making love as their top gift choice. What do you think?

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Hand-printed Concert Poster

etsy.com

A hand silkscreened poster for The Dutchess and Dukes in store...more

"Bay area artist that makes awesome prints and actually used in concerts around the bay." - Suggested by Alex V.

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The Camera Lens Mug

photojojo.com

Just a week ago, we walked into our local cafe, and our barista handed...more

For the shutterbug in your life...some have used it as a flower pot. - Suggested by Alex V.

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Where's the Beef?

omahasteaks.com

For dads who are meat-eaters, the grill is their place to shine. Kick off the grilling season and send dad a good cut of steak.

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CoolMomPicks: 4 cool photo Father’s Day gifts

blogs.babycenter.com

Father’s day is just around the corner, but fear not, mamas. Cool...more

I'm a big fan of photo gifts, here are 4 more ideas. Check out the 'Photo cell phone cases' - what a great idea, didn't know you could do this!!

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[Last Minute] Fun Father's Day Printable Coupons

familyfun.go.com

Here are some fun coupons you can print out to give to dad or any...more

Perfect last minute, easy gift you can print out and customize, add a fun activity dad enjoys or offer to help with a project he's been putting off. Download for free at the link.

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Last minute Father's Day gift ideas - Boing Boing

boingboing.net

Here are some recommendations for Father's Day gifts. Since you've...more

Top Father's Day picks: Vibram Fivefingers, Bikehugger's iPhone kickstand, Whiskey Stones (Chill a drink without watering it down)

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[Last Minute] Treat Dad to his Favorite Indulgences

Skip the predictable gift cards like Amazon, iTunes and treat him to his favs instead- I got my dad gift cards to some of his guilty pleasures last year: In & Out, Rubio's Fish Tacos, Starbucks, Outback.

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Simple Kids: Free, Last-Minute Father’s Day Gifts

simplekids.net

Once again Father’s Day has crept up on you. Sure, the father in...more

Some good ones: The Freebie involves anticipating some chore that needs to be done and doing, The Disappearing Act, take the family out without Dad. Surprise him by letting him have some impromptu time to himself on Father’s Day.

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Eden's Father's Day Gift Ideas

skinnyscoop.com

We've all seen the list of useless golf gadgets or fruit baskets that...more

Bacon of the month, Custom Poker Chip Set -- some awesome ideas from my co-founder Eden!

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