10 Gifts to Use Around the House That Your Dad is Going to Love

Photography by John O'Hagan, Design by Deborah Hastings

Text by Hannah Jones

Father’s Day is right around the corner, and if you haven’t started thinking about what to get your dad this year, it’s time to start now! Whether you have a dad who just loves any thoughtful gift or is the hardest to shop for, our curated list below has you covered.

Smart Plug


Photography by Target

If your dad is the tech-loving type, then a smart outlet plug will be his new favorite gadget! Compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, this smart plug is beyond easy to work. Just set a few commands and let your dad start living that hands-free life.

Sentimental Sculpture

Photography by Simon Pearce

For a dog-loving dad, this puppy and dog glass sculpture gift set is sure to tug at his heartstrings. You can read more about artisan Simon Pearce here.


Give a gift that plays double duty as a useful resource to perfect your dad’s barbecue skills and a festive accessory for summer kitchen décor.

A Piece of Décor for His Favorite Place in the House

Photography by Haven America

If the porch is your dad’s haven, gift him with a piece of wall décor that makes his favorite spot feel even more like home.

Frame with a Picture of the Two of You

Photography by Target

For the sentimental father, few things are as meaningful as a sweet family memory. Frame a photo from a time the two of you spent together so he can treasure it for years to come.

Handcrafted Book

Photography by Patsy Lee Anderson

Is your dad an avid reader? Then these handcrafted, highly collectible books are the perfect addition to his bookshelf.


Photography by One Kings Lane

We love gifts that are both pretty and practical, and this handsome decanter fits the bill.

A Meaningful Piece of Art

Photography by Jim Bathie

Whether it’s an illustration of a memorable place or a painting depicting his favorite hobby, a collectible piece of art will delight your dad, especially if it holds a special meaning for him. You can read more about this artist here.

Unique Bottle Opener

Photography by One Kings Lane

A handsome addition to a bar cart, a bottle opener can be easily customized to fit your dad’s interests and hobbies. We also love this one-of-a-kind airplane edition.

Pastoral Print

Is your dad a country man through and through? Give him a piece of art that reminds him of home! You can read more about this featured artist here.

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