Gift Lists for Men

31 Great Christmas Gifts For Dad That He’ll Totally Use And Appreciate

Updated on January 12, 2021 Updated on Jan 12, 2021
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    Dad’s been there for you through it all. So let him know he’s the best dad you could ask for with something meaningful and practical. From cool gadgets to kitchen tools to outdoor relaxation, our Christmas gift guide is brimming with ideas that he’ll both use and appreciate.

  1. Adjustable Dumbells
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    Jumpstart Dad’s home workout routine with a pair of transformable dumbbell weights. Compact and easily adjustable from 5.5 through 27.5 pounds, they also have a padded handle for better wrist protection. Show him how to browse strength training videos on YouTube and he’ll be all set for the new year.

  3. Wireless Charging Station
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    This station is crafted from durable aluminum and is super convenient for charging all of his favorite gadgets. Using only one cable, he’ll be able to wirelessly charge his iPhone, Apple Watch, and Airpod earbuds, and it’ll make his desktop much neater. 

  5. Armrest Table
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    Make Dad’s life more comfortable with a clip-on sofa armrest tray – in sophisticated bamboo. Replace that huge console side table, and create a stable (and storable) end table in seconds. It can easily hold remote controls, coffee, snacks, and phones, and fits both round and square armrests. A superb addition to his man cave.

  7. Badass Whiskey Decanter
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    This intricately handcrafted, old-world ship decanter will transport him to the beauty of a bygone era. While the dispenser is made from stainless steel and is rust-resistant, and leak-proof. The gift set comes with two whiskey glasses and is the perfect gift for a whiskey lovin’ Dad.

  9. Luxury Shave Kit
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    Make any dad happy with this wet shave kit. It contains everything he needs to keep his face silky smooth or trimmed up tight –– a safety razor with 10 blades, razor stand, shaving brush, shaving bowl, shaving soap, a preshave oil, and aftershave balm––a great Christmas gift for dad or any man in your life. 

  11. Aqua Audio
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    Fantastic clarity, deep bass, super-rich sound, and … waterproof! Dad can shower like never before. He can adjust the volume or switch tracks directly from the Bluetooth speaker. Or, take your calls by clicking the phone button and chatting through the built-in microphone. Just be thankful there’s no camera …

  13. Personalized Leather Wallet
  14. christmas-gifts-for-dad-walletUnique Christmas gifts for dads with tired, old wallets? Not only is this wallet made from genuine cowhide leather but you can personalize it with a message in your own handwriting! You can also monogram the front with Dad’s name or initials. A true one-of-a-kind gift.

  15. A Hammock
  16. retirement-gifts-for-women-hammockOne of the best Christmas gifts for dad to show him you know how hard he works. Life can get busy and stressful, so it’s vital to perfect the art of doing nothing. This relaxing gift is a great way to help Dad’s mind unwind – in the backyard, in the garage, or around the pool. 

  17. UGG Slippers
  18. christmas-gifts-for-dad-ugg-slippersThe Ascot is a slipper he’ll want to wear everywhere, which—thanks to the durable rubber sole and smart corduroy outer— he can. This is a best-selling men’s style that’s like a giant hug for the feet due to a 100% wool interior. 

  19. AirPods Leather Case with Strap
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    This leather AirPods case is made from premium genuine leather and is a stylish way to carry around his headphones. The metal clasp allows pods to be safely attached to a bag or belt while on the go, while a precise cutout in the base allows easy access to the charging port. This one makes a great stocking stuffer.

  21. Monogram Branding Iron for Steak
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    The best gift for the grilling fanatic dad, this branding iron will give dinner a truly old-fashioned, authentic, western vibe. Not only will your grillmaster enjoy branding their steak, burgers, or buns, it will also work great on wood and leather.

  23. Star Wars Coffee Mug
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    This Darth Vader ceramic mug with a removable lid is perfect for the ultimate Star Wars fan who has quipped, “…because I am your father!” your entire life. The mug is ideal for coffee, tea, hot chocolate, or even a tipple of whiskey.

  25. Outdoor Beer Table
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    Table for two? Grassy glades are perfect for picnicking, but not ideal for keeping beer bottles or cans upright. This innovative table is designed to hold everything you need when it’s “beer o’clock” including a bowl for snacks and a built-in bottle opener. Plant the spike in grass or sand, then remove the leg to easily tote.

  27. Funny Oven Mitt
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    Perfect for the dad who not only loves to cook but loves to grill. This witty and retro oven mitt is made of cotton, with extra-quilted insulation. And, as far as useful Christmas gifts for dad go, this one is sure to give him a chuckle.

  29. Apple TV
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    There’s no denying that Apple products are pretty darn good, and link up your life (devices) seamlessly. Like the good ol’ Apple TV for managing all of Dad’s favorite streaming services. It recently got even better by offering a free years subscription to Apple TV+ – Apples new premium streaming service.

  31. Fuego Sauce Gift Set
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    Dad will have his very own hot sauce kit with these seven different varieties of Fuego Hot Pepper Sauces. Inspired by exotic flavors and peppers from around the world, enjoy the rustic flavors of Mexican chipotle pepper or the Indian Ghost Pepper’s legendary spice – all without leaving home.

  33. Magnetic Handyman Wristband  
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    Gift ideas for the Dad who has everything? This one is simple but effective! A simple wrist band with ten strong magnets that can firmly hold onto screws, nails, bolts, washers, and drill bits – while he works. Perfect for all of Dad’s DIY projects. No more swearing when he drops small items and Mom can retire from her reluctant “assistant” position.

    Minimalist Key Ring

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    How many times have you found yourself trying to fit a big bundle of keys in your pockets? And, how annoying is the sound of keys jangling? Now, Dad can keep all of his keys perfectly organized with the ultimate key organizer. Made of top quality, full-grain leather, it’s sturdy and smart. 

  35. Travel Tumbler
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    Yeti Ramblers are built tough and come with a unique lid that uses magnets’ power to keep your favorite drink on lock. Ramblers are BPA-free, dishwasher safe, and have a No Sweat design to make sure your hands stay dry. Pair it with his favorite beans for a great gift set for tired new dads!

     

  37. Apple Watch
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    The new AppleWatch SE model brings a cheaper price point but has LOADS of fitness features. It can track Dad’s physical activity and sleep, and motivate him with coaching and workouts. It also measures distance, pace, elevation, calories burned, and heart rate. And, comes with fall detection that connects with emergency services. Plus, it’s water-resistant to 50 meters.

  39. Gin And Tonic Infusion Bags
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    For the classy G&T Dad, here’s the quickest and easiest way for him to enjoy a tasty gin wherever he goes. It’s a DIY Gin & Tonic kit, packed with aromas and spices. This gift makes creating the perfectly infused drink is as easy as making a cup of tea. 

  41. Sweat-wicking T-Shirt
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    If your dad gets real sweaty during workouts, this sweat-wicking t-shirt from Under Armor will be a great addition to his workout wardrobe. The fabric is quick-drying and ultra-soft and wicks away sweat fast. Meanwhile, anti-odor technology prevents “the stink.”

  43. Cool Running Shoes
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    The fresh foam Cruz from New Balance features award-winning foam technology for a well-cushioned, stable ride. A sophisticated yet technically engineered runner to keep Dad’s feet feeling and looking fresh, mile after mile!

  45. Skin Care Set
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    A complete daily skincare routine for men to maintain healthy skin, the three products work together to deliver immediate and noticeable results. Designed for sensitive, dry, or normal skin types with key ingredients like aloe, hyaluronic acid, activated charcoal, pumice, and green tea.

  47. Personal Sous Vide Tool
  48. No matter his kitchen prowess, this gadget will step up his cooking game. Joule is the smallest, most powerful sous vide (vacuum sealing) cooking tool available. It heats water faster than other immersion cookers and holds the temperature accurately for perfect dinners every time. Pairs with an app via Bluetooth or wifi.

  49. Shiatsu Back, Shoulder, & Neck Massager 
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    This personal masseuse uses deep-tissue Shiatsu therapy and infrared heat to help improve blood circulation, body aches, cramps, and tension. An Amazon bestseller, it comes with adjustable speeds and directions, a shut-off timer, and it’s easy to clean. Plus, Dad can take it anywhere using the car charger.

  51. Hot Dog and Bun Toaster 
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    Is Dad a mad sports fan? Wish he could get to the game more often? Well, now he can bring the game to him (the vibe, at least) with this all-in-one toaster, which cooks two hot dogs and two buns at the same time. With a retro design, timer, mini tongs, and an easy-clean drip tray, this is one cool gift.

  53. His Life Story
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    Inspire Dad to create a lasting family keepsake that will be treasured for generations. Beginning with “The Early Years,” this thoughtful journal is organized into sections, each containing thought-provoking prompts to spark a colorful personal memoir. There’s even a section dedicated to what he hopes to accomplish next!

  55. Canvas Beer Caddy 
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    Not just a great way for Dad to transport his favorite brew, this canvas, insulated beer caddy is an attractive shoulder accessory that Dad will be itching to show off. It holds six bottles that can be removed without opening the flap, plus a bottle opener on a retractable cord. 

  57. Star Wars Dad Tee
  58. christmas-gifts-for-dad-star-wars-teeDad will love to be celebrated while wearing a rad, licensed, “dad joke” Star Wars tee. The 100% Cotton t-shirts are printed in the USA with eco-friendly inks, and are perfect for last-minute Christmas, dad’s birthday, or father’s day gifts.

  59. NFL Kitchen Knife Set
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    The knives may be out in more ways than one after a Sunday game. But Dad can still proudly prepare dinner with these five NFL team knives – a pairing knife, utility knife, carving knife, bread knife, and chef’s knife. A unique gift that’s sure to be a favorite, the blades are custom-printed on both sides with his favorite team’s artwork.