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Father’s Day: The Ultimate Guide For A Fab Father’s Day

fathers day ultimate gift guide

This year there is no need to resort to out of date chocolates; get a Father’s Day gift your Dad will truly appreciate and treasure.  Why not get a personalised Father’s Day gift? A print of yourself or your family will be a cherished, creative and constant reminder of the love and respect you hold for your old man.

We recognise that not everyone has a relationship with their father. However, Father’s day is about celebrating the father figures we do have in our lives. This could be a grandfather, uncle, brother or even a close family friend. Either way, show the father figures in your life just how much you appreciate them with a personalised father’s day gift.

Get them something truly extraordinary that will make them smile on their special day. A wonderful gift from Bags of Love might be the best way to show your appreciation this Father’s Day.

Personalised Father’s Day Gifts To Thrill Your Dad!

 A custom keyring is a great way of showing him your affection and appreciation; a very useful and high-quality gift that he can carry around with him at all times.

father's day keyring

A personalised keyring is a lovely way to remember great family moments in your life that he will appreciate for many years to come. Some more obvious Father’s Day gifts might include items such as ties and socks, but this is your opportunity to break the mould with something unique that you design online.  Our keyring is created in-house here in London with quality leather.

Unique Photo Canvas Prints: The Filmstrip Montage

Personalised photo canvas prints are more than just a gift as they are home interior items that will be the centre of attention. This is where you really got the chance to get it just right and create photo canvas items your dad will love. Fathers day gifts should bring out emotions and display the love and appreciation you have for your dad. The filmstrip montage print is a unique and personal gift dad will love. 

father's day art

The filmstrip montage combines memories and movie film reels to create a retro look. It’s a canvas collage print with a classic simple style of border making a brilliant personalised gift for dad. Choose two to seven photos to go on this panoramic filmstrip line on photo canvas to create a short film of love for your dad.

Photo Cubes Fathers Day Gifts

If you want to display a couple of photos at the same time in an original way you should go for photo cubes. The photo cubes allow you to display up to six photos on the soft handmade cube! They are playful and modern gift ideas using your photos in a way your dad will never have seen before. 

You can choose six photos of you and your dad together, six photos of your dad to make him a self-indulgent shrine or six photos of yourself as a reminder of his favourite child. Have the six photos in colour, black and white or even sepia! The photo cubes start at 4″ and go up to 20″ so these Fathers day gifts make great new additions to the home decor and the larger photo cubes can even be used as a seat.

father's day photo cube

Buy Father’s Day Gifts To Match Your Dad’s Interests

All dads are different. The stereotype that all dads are into football just isn’t true. Many dads are into their sports but many of them have totally different interests and hobbies.

You might have a dad with green fingers who love spending time in the garden or one with a passion for cooking. Your dad might be into art, theatre, music or travelling or he might be a gadget freak.

Whatever interests your dad has there are always options of personalised gifts to give him when you need important gifts such as Father’s day gifts.

father's day oven glove

 

The Gadget Dad

If your dad is the kind of guy who finds it absolutely necessary to have the latest iPad, iPhone, electronic notebook or wireless reading device then buying him perfect Father’s day gifts won’t be a biggie. You wouldn’t have to buy him the expensive gadgets yourself as he’s already lined up outside the Apple store for five hours; all you need to do is get him Fathers day gifts that match the gadgets. And what’s better than high-quality personalised cases?

father's day ipad case

Our customised cases for laptops, iPads and the Kindle are all made from neoprene padded wet suit material and finished with black piping, a chunky zip and two sturdy pullers with comfort thumb tabs. The soft case is protective yet sleek and the best part is the personalised cover. Put any image on the back and front of the case so that dad can enjoy his gadgets with the comfort of knowing that they are protected as well as he’ll look at a family photo daily.

The Sporty Dad

Your dad might be a sporty dad, the one who does sports himself or prefers to watch it, either way, there are fantastic fathers day gifts for the dad interested in sports. For the father who goes to the gym, plays football or any other sport give him personalised wash bags or holdall bags so that he can stay organised in style.

father's day gym bag

For the dad who counts watching sport as a passion get him a personalised bean bag so that he can watch it all in 100% comfort.

father's day bean bag

The Garden Dad

Does your father take pride in his garden filled with flowers and vegetables? Or does he simply love spending time in the garden in the summer sitting down with a cold beer or feed the family by the barbeque? If your dad spends most of the summer months in the garden give him fathers day gifts for the garden.

father's day deck chairs

A deckchair is ideal for the dad who enjoys relaxing in the sun and for the barbeque master why don’t you get him a personalised banner praising him for his skills by the grill!

The Disorganised Dad

If your dad struggles to keep up with what’s happening from one day to the next, why not create a custom calendar for him to help him keep track?

father's day calendar

Why not choose your favourite 12 photos of you and your dad and choose a personalised message for the cover and make a photo desktop calendar for his office desk? Or you could opt for a wall calendar for something a little beefier.

Personalised Father’s Day Gifts And Greeting Cards

In the UK, 7 million Father’s Day cards are sent each year, so why not include this holiday staple in your gift?

father's day card

That photo of you and your dad is worth more than any expensive watch or digital gadget because it holds a precious memory that you and your father have shared.

Personalised Gifts For Relaxing

We’ve already gone through the different types of interests your dad might have but what about fathers day presents for the dad who just likes relaxing at home? Your dad might not have a lot of spare time so when he does have that time his favourite thing to do might be spending quality time with his family in your home.

father's day blanket

Perhaps your dad enjoys watching football on Sunday’s, watching films and playing Nintendo Wii with his kids and entertaining guests throughout the year? For those relaxing moments he needs personalised items, so give him personalised gifts for Fathers Day. Why not consider a personalised blanket or a super soft photo cushion?

Home Interior Fathers Day Presents

For the dad who enjoys relaxing in his home but also takes great interests in the home decor, there are many personalised gifts that can improve the home interior. Blow up one of his favourite photos that he took on a holiday into wallpaper for his bedroom. If you think mum will oppose, go smaller with a wallpaper border of holiday photos.

father's day canvas

Other beautiful home decor gifts suitable as fathers day presents are canvas prints – choose from black and white, sepia, triptych, and four-way splits. You could opt for folding screens which can be placed anywhere in the house.

Fathers Day Presents For Activities

Or give your dad fathers day presents which he can spend some time on. The personalised photo jigsaw puzzles are great activities for the whole family to join in on. Or let him chill out with a jigsaw puzzle on his own to relax after a stressful day.

father's day puzzle

A photo book is also a great fathers day present for the whole family. Instead of watching the TV one evening why don’t you gather the whole family to sit down together on the living room sofa and look through the photo book filled with memories.

Our Top 7 Father’s Day Gifts

1. Personalised Aprons For The Master Chef

father's day apron

Does your dad love to host barbeques? Is he a wannabe Gordon Ramsay in the kitchen? A personalised apron with makes a great gift for the father who loves to cook.

2. Customised Bone China Mug – A Classic

father's day mug

Although Dad is no mug, he will love having his very own personalised mug from you! Upload your design here to give him something extra special for his cuppa.

3. Customised Life Book – Celebrate His Life So Far

father's day photo book

Show dad just how much he has achieved and how much he means to you with our beautiful Personalised Life Book. Design one for your dad here.                              

4. Customised Wine Bottle Cooler

wine-bottle-holder

If your dad loves a tipple,treat him to our personalised bottle cooler! Perfect for keeping his favourite vintage nicely chilled! Start designing one here.

5. Personalised Leather Wallet

father's day wallet

Treat your old man to a fabulous soft leather wallet. Make it all the more special by uploading a photo or design onto it. Start creating one for your dad here.

6. Customised Leather Card Holder

card holder

Keep his important cards safe and stylish with our customised leather card case. Perfect for a busy business kind of dad on the go! Make one for him here.

7. Personalised Phone Case

phone case

Protect dad’s favourite gadget with a sleek and customised case. Design one for dad here.

Our Top 9 Tips For a Fab Father’s Day

fathers day gifts

1) Let dad have a nice long lie-in, without making him feel guilty that it’s 10:30 am and he’s still in bed. For one day at least, we’ll allow it!

2) Still in bed? Why not bring him breakfast, made by yourself and the newspaper while you are at it.

3) Give him a card and a present while he is enjoying his brekkie. If you are still stuck for inspiration, then we have a lovely Father’s Day gift page, where you will be able to find a whole load of gorgeous goodies.

4) Are you the artistic or wordy type? Why not create his card yourself? You could even write him a little poem or letter, saying how much you love him and what he means to you. The sentimental types will LOVE this and you might even get a few happy tears.

5) While he is getting up and dressed, why not wash his car? Make it all shiny and sparkling when he sees it. It will make a great surprise!

6) Plan a fun day out. Figure out what he likes to do best and plan a day centred around it. Fan of the footie? Book tickets to a match or grab a ball and go for a kick-about in the park. Dad’s a foodie? Take him out for a slap-up lunch.

7) Spend the day as a family. It’s not always easy to dedicate a whole day to the entire day, but do it for him.

8) Cook him an amazing dinner when the day is done. Plan the meal ahead by asking what his perfect dinner would be.

9) Above all else, tell him that you love him.

Head To Bags Of Love For All Things Father’s Day

I hope you have found the inspiration you need to make this Father’s day a memorable one. Get creative and go and design Father’s Day presents he will cherish forever. Click the banner to design a gift and unleash your inner wisecrack.   

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