Fun Fact: Father’s Day wasn’t a nationwide holiday until 1972. That’s 58 years after the creation of Mother’s Day! But, as my Father would say, “better late than never” — especially if it involves a day where he receives gifts and we talk about how much we love him.
Father’s Day 2016 falls on Sunday, June 19, which is right around the corner, so now is the time to start thinking about finding the perfect Father’s Day gift. The first step is to think about what makes the dads you know extra special. Since all fathers have different interests, I’ve compiled a list of some Father’s Day gift ideas from The Bradford Exchange that are sure to appeal to a variety of tastes and make Dad’s day simply unforgettable!
For The Sports Fan Father: Mickey Mantle: A Legacy of Greatness Sculpture
Celebrate a winning father with a tribute honoring one of the greatest ballplayers of our time! This commemorative cold-cast bronze glove sculpture features photography of “The Mick”, career highlights and more, sure to bring back memories of the glory days of baseball, and maybe, playing catch in the backyard on summer nights. When it comes to finding the best Father’s Day gifts for sports fans, there’s no competition!
For The Coin Connoisseur: The 1849 $20 Eagle Proof Men’s Watch
Give Dad a treasure he’ll cherish every minute with this timely tribute to the 1849 $20 Eagle gold coin, a piece of American history that resides in the Smithsonian Institution, valued at $10,000,000 – $20,000,000! And, this unique men’s watch isn’t the only Father’s Day gifts for coin lovers we offer, so you can bank on finding the perfect gift for him!
For The Faithful Father: Power of Faith Men’s Diamond Bracelet
A symbol of God’s unconditional love combines with the potential healing benefits of copper to create a bracelet that Dad will be proud to wear every day. Don’t wait to discover even more religious Father’s Day gifts on our site, sure to uplift and inspire.
For The Classic Car Enthusiast: Dodge Charger Cuckoo Clock
Boasting a high-gloss HEMI Orange finish, bold bumblebee stripes and genuine chrome accents, this baby is as sleek as the muscle car masterpiece that inspired it — the 1969 Dodge Charger R/T! As a sculpted Charger announces the hour with a revving sound, there’s no doubt that this cuckoo clock will really get his excitement revving!
For The Military Man: The USMC Semper Fi Men’s Hoodie
Sometimes, fathers protect more than just their family — they fight to protect all of them! He’ll love showing off his Semper Fi spirit with this fleece hoodie, featuring an embroidered patch of the Marine’s eagle, globe, anchor, along with patriotic graphics and sentiments. Don’t miss all of our military Father’s Day gifts that salute your hero in style!
For The Outdoorsman: Legendary Strikes Zippo Lighter Collection
What a catch! Our Father’s Day gifts for wildlife lovers truly capture the majesty of nature with breathtaking artistry. This blazing tribute features the stunning bigmouth bass artwork of acclaimed artist Al Agnew on genuine Zippo® windproof lighters. Plus, the custom display is sure to make a splash!
For The Motorcycle Maniac: Spirit of the Road Lamp
Does Dad love hitting the highway? This one-of-a-kind lamp as well as our other Father’s Day gifts for motorcycle lovers celebrate his ride hard, live free spirit in unforgettable ways. Bring the freedom of the open road indoors!
For The Family Man: United by Love Personalized Men’s Diamond Bracelet
Give Dad a personal expression of the love of his family with this bold braided leather bracelet, engraved with his initials on the front of the stainless steel cylinder, and the names of up to six loved ones on the reverse! Plus, all of our Father’s Day jewelry gifts arrive with a custom gift box for the perfect presentation!
So, which Father’s Day gift is right for him? You can never go wrong with Father’s Day gifts that celebrate his interests, but the most important thing to remember is that it should come from the heart! Did any gifts from my list catch your eye? Let me know in the comments and please share this post with family and friends! Thanks for reading!Which Father's Day Gift is Right for Him? by Beth Simon