The Ultimate Father’s Day Gift Guide 2017

Best Gifts For Dad and Father's
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Ditch the generic stuff this year and get dad something he’ll really enjoy — and remember. Ten years from now, you want him telling his friends about how you got him a pair of custom dress shoes, or how you made him feel like The Rock.

Whether your dad is an outdoorsy guy, a family man or a fixer-upper, we’ve rounded up some of the most unique and memorable gifts for Father’s Day this year. Keep in mind: Father’s Day is Sunday June 18 — so get shopping.

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A lot of people think their dad is a geeks, but very few of us actually have a legit nerd for a father. If your dad makes Trekkies look like Fonzie, we’ve got you covered this year. Here are out favorite finds when it comes to Father’s Day gifts for the nerdy dad.


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From awesome camping trips to having our first taste of whiskey, some of our best memories with dad involve the great outdoors. Celebrate your adventerous old man with some of our favorite finds for the outdoorsy dad.


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Whether your dad is an home improvement enthusiast or he just likes tinkering in the garage, chances are he’d appreciate new tools to help get the job done. Here are our favorite finds when it comes to Father’s Day gifts for the fixer upper dad.


camera bag

So you’ve got all your tech gear and you’re ready to document your next great travel adventure. We’ve spied the options and narrowed it down to this list. Here are the seven best camera bags for under $200.



Jack Daniels Whiskey Fudge Caramels

Blending the sweet richness of traditional fudge caramels with Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey, these candies live up to the Ron Swanson adage that whisky makes everything better.

Jack Daniel Whiskey Caramels, $18.59


Rustic Town Genuine Goat Leather Messenger Bag

We searched high and low to find the best bag at an unbeatable price, and finally settled on the Rustic Town Genuine Goat Leather Messenger Bag. Originally priced at $249, Amazon has marked it down by 76% to the so-low price of $59.99

Rustic Town Genuine Goatskin Leather Bag, $59.99


The Cableyoyo is an earbud cable organizer that coils and secures your earbuds so they are ready to go on a moment’s notice. The magnetic center is designed to grasp and hold earphones to prevent any tangling.

Cable Yo-Yo, $9.95


Wallets aren’t for everyone, nor are hybrid phone case wallets, but a simple money clip and/or card holder should be enough for just about anyone and everyone. You can carry one, the other or both. The choice is yours.

 Jack Spade Leather Card Case and Money Clip, $78.40


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Fossil finds a happy middle ground to satiate die-hard horology buffs alongside those looking for fresh technology. A perfect example is their Q Grant chronograph smartwatch. It packs all the tech wizardry of a fitness and activity tracker without looking like one of those rubbery workout bands you’d rather not have to wear.

Fossil Brown Leather Smartwatch, $175.00


ultimate sinatra collection

Legends never die, and this Ultimate Sinatra collection once again proves the saying true. This 2-LP collection captures the legendary singer’s famous, six-decade long career. With 24 carefully curated singles, this Ultimate Collection gathers together some of the most beloved music that will have dad crooning.

Ultimate Sinatra, $29.88


Crosley CR6232A-BR Nomad Portable USB Turntable with Software for Ripping & Editing Audio

The Crosley Nomad Turntable is a portable record player that’s been updated to accommodate modern technology. It’s a textile-wrapped, wood style cabinet with a chrome snap closure, NP5 needle and belt-driven turntable mechanism. It plays RPM records and can sync to dad’s collection on PCs and Macs. 

Crosley Nomad Turntable, $141.61


Remote Control Paper Airplane

The PowerUp 3.0 Smartphone Controlled Paper Airplane uses Bluetooth technology to guide the heavy-duty paper plane via an in-phone app. Simply tilt your device to the left or right to change direction, and use the throttle lever on your touchscreen to ascend or descend. 

Smartphone Controlled Paper Plane, $49.99


New Era 9Twenty Chicago Cubs Mini Logo

Show your team pride this limited-edition collaboration between New Era and Frank + Oak. With a smaller sized logo, pre-curved bill and adjustable back, this simple and clean six-panel cap also comes in other teams, in case dad’s not a fans of the Cubs.

New Era Baseball Cap, $29.50 


This award-winning design lets you brew, steep and sip coffee all in one convenient tumbler. The travel mug is made with insulated, double-walled stainless steel that will keep your coffee toasty for 4-6 hours and is guaranteed for life not to ever break or leak.

Espro Coffee Travel Press, $33.85


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