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10 Gifts for Rad Dads

06.09.14

Did you remember that Father’s Day was just around the corner? Like, this weekend? I totally flaked. (I also forgot to blog last week, apparently? Let’s blame it on the paint chips and globs of spackle that have become my life).

If you are in a rapidly sinking offspring boat like me and still need to figure out something for your pater familias, I’ve done some of the searching for you and scrounged up these 10 gifts for rad dads.

10 Gifts for Rad Dads || Jade and Fern

For the hipster dad who likes to groom:

01 || Natural Mustache Treatment by Manready Mercantile via Scoutmob Shoppe

02 || Hop Beer Soap by The Dope Soap Co. via Scoutmob Shoppe

For the dad who always likes to be prepared:

03 || Magnesium Fire Starter via Kaufmann Mercantile

04 || Mini Emergency Radio via L.L. Bean

05 || Rosewood Folding Knife via Brook Farm General Store

For Chef Dad:

06 || Chestnut Denim Apron by Hedley & Bennett via Scoutmob Shoppe

For the dad who appreciates booze and upcycling:

07 || Repurposed Firehose Flask by Station Supply Co. via Scoutmob Shoppe

For techy dads:

08 || Woodgrain iPhone Case via J. Crew

For the dad who always has a new idea:

09 || Calepino Graph Paper Notebooks via Kaufmann Mercantile

10 || Charcoal Pencil via Kaufmann Mercantile

Don’t forget an awesome card!

Have you found your father/father figure a gift yet? Or do you celebrate in non-tangible ways?

Author: Marlene @ Idle Hands Awake

Maker, baker, cat momma, total nerd, perpetually covered in glitter/sawdust/paint. Blogging DIY and design for modern creatives.

2 comments on “10 Gifts for Rad Dads”

  1. These are such great picks! I love that they’re all masculine without totally playing into the traditional gender roles Father’s Day is all too fond of. Heck, apart from the mustache treatment, I want all of these things for myself!

    XOXO
    Becca | Ladyface Blog

    1. Thanks, Becca! I agree, I think they are definitely slightly “masculine” while still being unisex. It’s funny you mentioned the mustache treatment, I find handlebar mustaches hilarious and have always imagined I would grow one if I were a guy (or, a very confident bearded lady?).

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