We all love our dads, but we are never sure what a great gift will be for him.
We have bought him enough sweatshirts, ties, and sports posters over the year, so what do we get him now? If have any idea what to get your dad this year? Follow these tips.
Unite and conquer...
Get together with your siblings or other family members.
Pool both your ideas and money and get him a gift together.
You will be able to get him something you could not afford to buy on your own and he more than likely get more use of it.
An easy, but always-appreciated gift, is tickets to his favourite sporting event or a small weekend away in someplace within driving distance that he loves.
An even better idea is something involving everyone he loves, so that he can enjoy the occasion with his nearest and dearest, with his family.
Your dad will appreciate the thought and will have a truly memorable experience that he will thank you for and remember for years to come, just think of all the memories he will have to thank you for.
Buy him something he would never buy himself...
Maybe your dad likes a certain kind of expensive designer label, but he would never buy it for himself because it is expensive.
It would be a great idea to get this for him.
You would be giving him something, that he would never get himself and he use it for time to come, such as a designer shirt, cufflinks or other accessories Or it could be a gift certificate to a restaurant you know he loves, but would never indulge himself usually.
sometimes it's best to get your dad something unique.
Something that he can treasure for years to come and that was made or bought with him only in mind.
Give him something that he will treasure and enjoy.
A new family photo-album digitized into a DVD movie could be a homemade gift that he would love.
He could look at memories of the past without digging into the closet for old dusty photos.
If pictures are not his thing, then look for something that he uses everyday and get it custom ordered for him.
Give him a new hobby...
Is your dad getting bored? Does it look like he's doing the same thing day after, day? Then buy him a start-up gift for a new hobby, like Golf or Fishing.
This is particularly a great gift for a newly retired person who has a lot of time on his hands for the first time in his life.
Do something with him that he would enjoy...
are you and your dad living very busy lives? Are you having trouble findings the time to spend with your dad? Then for Father's day do something together that you both will enjoy.
Take a road trip to a new city with you dad and do something that you both will enjoy and remember for a time to come.
But, for once, do not let him pick up the tab.