What do you get a dad that has, er, everything? More shed tools, a t-shirt…socks?
Father’s Day 2016 falls in just under a fortnight – June 19, to be exact, and we’ve scoured the high street for a collection of gifts we think dad WILL actually want this year – he just doesn’t know it yet.
Whether it’s his first Father’s Day, 50th or you want to spoil your granddad, here are our favourites for every type of budget.
If your dad is a secret Star Wars geek – this I am your Father t-shirt is just pure genius.
One for the hipster dad
This six-pack of beery goodness includes delights such as Dark Age, a mild ale with caramel, coffee and chocolate notes, and Fraoch Heather Ale with its notes of heather, honey and light spice – perfect for Mr. Cool.
3. Netflix gift card, £15, £25 and £30
If your dad loves a cheeky Sunday in front of the TV – possibly with a pint in hand – Tesco now stocks Netflix gift cards.
The streaming service includes shows such as Jimmy Carr: Special Business and Special Correspondents starring Ricky Gervais – not to mention Making a Murderer.
Don’t forget, the first month’s free on Netflix, £5.99 after that – and you can cancel at any time.
4. Retro TV games, £15.99
Once plugged in you’re all set for a nostalgic gaming session with over 200 favourites
Plug and play dad back to the future with this Retro TV Games Controller.
Connect it to your TV to play all or one of 200 80s classics – from puzzles to sports quizzes and car chases.
5. Nespresso Inissia coffee machine by KRUPS, £64.99
For a dad just starting his Nespresso journey, the Inissia is the perfect intro machine – and you can buy refills at most high street supermarkets.
Compact and sleek, it will fit in any kitchen and comes in a variety of colours including Black and Ruby Red – and of course, it delivers coffee in seconds.
6. Croatia: 7 nights package holiday with airport transfers, £179 per person
Mijet Island Croatia
If he’s always on-the-go – and really does deserve a break, this seven-night trip to Croatia is less than £200 per person on Groupon – and you’ll stay at a luxury beachfront villa with breakfast.
Located ten minutes west of Orebic Villa Perna, is a seafront abode offering spacious en suite apartments and views over Korcula Island. Spa facilities are also available – including a sauna, water fall massage and pool.
7. Abbott Lyon Oak Tan Kensington watch, £126
For the trendsetter
If he’s the stylish type, we’ve spotted 13% off celebrity favourite Abbott Lyon watches – down to £126 from around £150.
We’re in love with this Oak Tan Kensington white accessory – with Swiss made straps – and a gold rim.
8. FIFA 16, £24.99
An obvious choice. Get dad back out on the pitch with FIFA 16 – or rather, show him how it’s done.
If your dad really does have everything, how about an experience to share with someone special in his life?
This steam train experience for two is a real treat for any dad with a keen interest in history, the railway, or just the outdoors.
You’ll travel along at a relaxing pace and enjoy cream tea for two either while enjoying your trip, or at the café when you’re finished.
10. The Glenlivet Founder’s Reserve and personalised glass, £33.99
Get this complete set for less than £35
If your dad loves a tipple or two, we’ve spotted £10 off Glenlivet Founder’s Reserve at Tesco (now £24) and you can match it with your very own personalised vintage whiskey glass for £9.99 at Find me a Gift.
11. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7” 8GB tablet, £109
Whether it’s to watch TV shows on the train, or keep up with paperwork, this Samsung tablet is currently down to £109 – and you can get free delivery to your local Argos store.
Highly portable with powerful battery and non-slip pattern on the back, the Samsung Galaxy Tab A is ideal for busy adults – especially those always on-the-go.
12. Sock subscription, From £4.99 a month
If he’s ALWAYS wearing your socks, you’ll love this.
The geniuses at Henry J Socks have come up with a bundle subscription package – to keep your dad kitted out for at least the next six months.
Their new service delivers a pair of designer socks and matching boxer shorts direct to your dad’s door – as often as necessary.
Each gift-wrapped package contains a brightly-coloured pair of socks sporting stripes, spots or bold block colours, as well as a complementary pair of boxer shorts.
Prices start from £13 per month and delivery is free.
To send as a gift just sign up for a subscription at www.henryjsocks.co.uk and enter your dad’s name and address.
He will receive six packages – with gift-wrapped pairs of socks and boxer shorts arriving on their doorstep each month.
If you want to treat your Marvel loving dad to a gift worthy of the super hero that he is, we’ve spotted these Cross Marvel Tech2 fine writing pens – perfect for the commuter dad.
You can pick one or more from a choice of Captain America, Spider-Man or Iron Man – each is finished in a slick metallic lacquer and arrives in a light up hero-esque gift box.
14. Golf ball glasses, £1.49
Save hours looking for wayward golf balls with these specially tinted glasses
Aside from looking about as hip as you can get, these glasses actually serve a very useful purpose – the special blue lenses work to illuminate everything white – including those errant long-shots.
15. Sony SWR50 3 Classic smartwatch, £119
If you want to give him something he’ll definitely use, the Sony Smartwatch is currently on offer for £119 at Amazon (RRP £189.99).
The intuitive, interactive Smartwatch 3 feeds the user personalised information on the move, keeping you updated with notifications direct from your smartphone.
So when you call or text him, he’ll be able to view the details straight from his wrist.