Get inspired to make something for dad! These 21 DIY Father’s day gift ideas are so easy that even beginning crafters can make them.
It’s nearly that time of year again and here we are already struggling with Father’s Day gift ideas for all the guys in our lives. What if it didn’t have to be that complicated? What if you could get or make them something totally unique and something they’d actually use? Whether you’ve got yourself an outdoorsy guy, sports guys, or even a workaholic guy, there’s a gift for that!
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Last-Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas
Before we get to the DIY gifts, I wanted to include some gifts that you can grab really quickly when you are running out of time.
If you’re short on time and creativity check out these easy to “add to cart” Father’s Day gifts you can grab:
● Dad No Matter How Much Time Passes Pocket Watch (This comes highly recommended and looks amazing!)
● Best Bonus Dad Tumbler Cup (Perfect for bonus dads!)
● Hot Sauce Flavors of the World Set (We all have that ONE that loves all things spicy, this takes it up a notch!)
● Engraved Wallets (We’ve seen these mentioned in gift videos and have to admit they always get us right in the feels!)
DIY Father’s Day Gift Ideas
If you want something the kids and you can make together, here are some easy and fun ways to do just that.
This is a really budget-friendly way to create multiple gifts for Father’s Day. (Grandpa, Dad, and more). You can fill each jar with their favorite nuts and add their favorite things on the outside.
by A Bride on a Budget.
These are one of our favorite gift ideas because it’s totally customizable to the dad! Get their favorite snacks and cup from your local Dollar Tree to make it budget-friendly (especially if having to make more than one).
This gift is honestly perfect and won’t cost you anything but time! This is one of those gifts that’s super personal and will be perfect for every dad in their lives.
Beard oils can be expensive but once the “dad” in your life gets a feel of their homemade gift they won’t buy any store brand again!
Every Dad likes things that are just his. This is a great way to personalize a gift that will be all his!
A creative way to give them something useful with a personal touch! Have the kids write on it in their own handwriting and you can burn it in.
This is an upgrade to the jar gifts mentioned earlier. This gift comes with free printable tags to put on their favorite items!
This is a really creative way to include all of dad’s favorites and have the kids write out a personal card too!
A sentimental gift they can keep forever and remember their little ones! Super easy and frugal to make!
An easy to customize gift idea. Take a store-bought notepad and create a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. (Have multiple kids? Have each little one make their own gift).
We’ve seen these before but never knew they were this easy to make! Wrap his favorite candy bars or sweets in these adorable crafts.
This does require the need of a machine that will cut vinyl BUT it’s a gift that they’ll use for a long time! (Make sure to hand wash)
For that dad that loves sweet treats these are an easy-to-make gift idea (can be done on a budget).
This is an easy-to-make gift that also is something useful! You can adjust your skills for this one too.
A great way to upcycle those old LEGO blocks (less to step on too) and give Dad something he can use/keep on his desk or on the go!
Fishermen on your gifting list this year? This is a frugal gift idea you and the kids can make. Customize it by stashing their favorite “baits” and let the kids design the card!
Color the pots in their favorite color or let the kids paint them! Fill with their favorite snacks and candy!
Gift idea perfect the golfer in your life! Make it small or big and they can hang or display it just about anywhere!
Paracord anything is a great and long-lasting gift idea! You can see a complete tutorial on how to make a keychain complete with a video! (Great for visual learners)
For that funny farting Dad in your life. These free printables you can attach to just about anything but specific toilet paper is showcased.
Dad will love the punny humor and the candy that comes with it. Ask the kids to fill it up with dad’s favorite candy and top it with a handmade card.
If dad loves to travel, then give him this thoughtful gift. The printable tag will help him spot his luggage really easily.
DIY Father’s Day Gifts Are Thoughtful And Easy
The best thing about these DIY Father’s Day gifts is how easy they are. Dad will love that he’s getting something that is unique, one-of-a-kind and that you and the kiddos spent time together making, just for him.
If you are setting a table for a special dinner for dad, create this Golf Father’s Day place card. Have a wonderful holiday celebrating the man that works so hard for all of you!
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