Christmas is almost here! Do you know what you’ll get for your family? If not, our extensive gift guide should save you A LOT of trouble. You can find a cool list of potential presents for your mom here and there’s one for your grandma here. And, before you ask: yes, all of them are handmade!
So it was only natural that we followed up with one more helpful list, only this time, one that’s meant for your dad. Finding good-quality, useful presents can be a hustle, especially when you’re in a hurry. Good thing we’ve done all the hard work for you! ;) Ahead, 5 ideal handmade gifts for dad…
1. Red Motif Luxury Handmade Silk Pocket Square by LemuelMC
Kicking things off with a classic: an elegant pocket square. If your dad enjoys dressing up to the nines and always appreciates luxurious details, consider your Christmas present for him found. This precious pocket square would make a lovely companion to his favorite suit!
Made of luxury hand printed silk fabric with a gorgeous finish and featuring a colorful motif, this beautiful pocket square is made entirely by hand in London and promises an unrivaled quality and spectacular looks. Click the link above to see the listing.
Available from LemuelMC
2. Field Notes Leather Cover by RitsandRits
The perfect present for a dad who loves to write down everything, this splendid leather cover is a practical handmade gift that can be used on a daily basis. Made from high quality vegetable tanned leather, the notebook cover is 100% handmade, hand-cut, dyed and stitched. And it doesn’t come alone: it is accompanied by a Field Notes “Pitch Black” 48-page memo book and a lovely Zebra Mini T3 ballpoint pen. And… there are 2 card slots and a wallet sleeve inside, too! Ideal for organizing all the bits and bobs that come along with a busy lifestyle.
Last, but not least, the notebook is available with or without closure (have your pick!) and it can also be personalized for free (some initials or a name can be added to the front or inner side). What a super-cool gift! Find the direct link above.
Available from RitsandRits
3. Personalized Handstamped Fishing Lure Hook by threebirdsdesigns
Most dads are crazy about fishing! If yours is too, you’re going to knock it out of the park with your Christmas gift (or stocking stuffer) this year. Giving him a colorful personalized lure is a wonderful way to encourage his hobby – and to make it special all the while. The tags are available in a variety of shapes and can be hand stamped with your choice of initials, name, date or short message.
One important mention would be that the lure can also be made into a keychain with no hook. Check out the full item description linked above for more details. Your dad will appreciate this fun and thoughtful gift!
Available from threebirdsdesigns
4. Men’s Shaving Kit Case by DivinaDenuevo
If you are looking for a Christmas present with a nice old-school vibe, you’ve just struck gold! This vintage style shaving case will be make a fabulous gift for any man who loves wet shaving. Inspired by the vintage shaving cases from the 50s, this one is hand made using two different colors of leather – light and dark brown, and is designed to distress beautifully. There are two adjustable slots for the shaving brush and razor, and one more for the shaving soap tin. On the other side, one pocket for the shaving mirror and two smaller ones for the blades complete the case.
This gorgeous handmade item can also be personalized – head to the full product description linked above to get all the details.
Available from DivinaDenuevo
5. Mens Blue Striped Socks – Made To Order by Muza
Ok, so socks may not be the first gift idea that pops into your head when it gets to Christmas presents for your dad. However, aren’t these just the cutest things? A pair of made to order, fabulous socks that keep feet warm even through the toughest of winters could make a unique and very considerate present…
These blue striped socks are hand knitted from a fine blend of 75% wool and 25% polyamide, making them soft, yet strong and durable. The wool is also there to retain heat, repel moisture and allow the skin to breathe. And, of course, these socks can be made in any size! What are you waiting for? Click through the product link above for the full details.
Available from Muza