Top 10 Father’s Day presents that will knock his socks off
Yes, socks are on the list, because what Father’s Day is complete without a fresh new pair of socks? The time is upon us to celebrate each Dad joke, inappropriate comment and embarrassing outfit that makes your Dad who he is. With a respectable £30 limit, take a look for inspiration of what to buy this Father's Day!
10. The Beer and Chocolate Hamper – Hotel Chocolat
Your Dad hard to buy for? You can’t go wrong with beer and chocolate! This hamper is perfect for beer and chocolate lovers, packed full of refreshing cocoa beer and unique perfectly paired chocolate.
Originality: 5/10 Dadness: 6/10 Value for money: 7/10
9. Portobello Road Gin – Tesco - £22
If gin is your Father’s drink of choice, this Potobello Road Gin 1971 is the perfect gift. ‘Guaranteed to be as fresh, dry, lively and perfect as it was on the day it was made.’
Originality: 4/10 Dadness: 7/10 Value for money: 8/10
8. Inflatable Instant Swim Up Bar – T K Maxx - £9.99
The absolutely necessity for a summer holiday this year, no longer will your Dad have to leave the pool to grab a new beer. You're welcome.
Originality: 6/10 Dadness: 6/10 Value for money: 7/10
7. The President is Missing (Hardback) - Waterstones - £10
“Combining first class fictional credentials, with unique inside information on the workings of the White House and the president’s inner circle.” The perfect political thriller for Father’s Day.
Originality: 6/10 Dadness: 7/10 Value for money: 7/10
6. 7 Pack England Design Freshfeet™ - M&S - £12
Ignore what you think, receiving socks will always be a great gift! Who has time to buy their own socks? Play it safe with these office-wearable minimalist England socks, just in time for the world cup.
Originality: 2/10 Dadness: 11/10 Value for money: 7/10
5. Pocpac Utility iPac – Evans Cycles - £10.79
The perfect gift to combine with his bum-bag and socks and sandals combination! You may think it’s not fashionable, but with plenty of positive reviews we are confident your Dad will be taking this everywhere with him and showing off that it is in fact, waterproof!
Originality: 6/10 Dadness: 8/10 Value for money: 7/10
4. Multi-purpose Credit Card Tool – House of Fraser - £6
Keep him prepared with a gift to bring out the inner Bear Grylls! You just wait until the day it comes in use!
Originality: 6/10 Dadness: 8/10 Value for money: 8/10
3. RC Tech Drone with Camera - Menkind - £29.99
Boys love their toys, provide hours of enjoyment with this extremely affordable drone that is now half price! Make sure he reads the CAA guidelines, though!
Originality: 7/10 Dadness: 8/10 Value for money: 7/10
2. Weber Chimney Charcoal BBQ Starter Set – John Lewis
Summer is almost here, which makes it the season for every Dad to show off how well they can cook way-too-much meat on the barbecue! Being an avid BBQ chef myself (I like to think), I always find getting the coal lit a gruelling and frustrating process, but, thanks to John Lewis, no longer will the family be kept starving waiting for the coal to light!
Originality: 8/10 Dadness: 10/10 Value for money: 7/10
1. Activity Superstore Beer and Food Festivals Experience – Argos - £29.00
Help introduce Dad to a new favourite beer with this beer & food festival experience! With festivals located all across the UK and all year round (the voucher lasts 12 months!), he’ll be sure to find a date and location that suits him.
Originality: 7/10 Dadness: 10/10 Value for money: 6/10