12 Unique Father's Day Gift Ideas for Any Dad

Father’s Day is all about showing Dad all the love he deserves! You’ve made up your mind that this is the year you’ll avoid falling into the usual Father’s Day gift trap -- sending a cash-filled Father's Day card, a gift card, or picking up the tried-and-true "safe" gifts for Dad. We know this trap is hard to avoid, because when it comes to finding the perfect Father's Day gift, it’s no walk in the park.

At Cratejoy, we’re here for you in your quest to find a unique gift for Dad! We went on a mission to find monthly gift boxes that either have that "wow" factor you’re looking for or that put a fresh, new spin on some of the good ol' standards like games, ties, grilling gear, and socks. What’s even better is that monthly gift boxes give him that elusive element of surprise and help you celebrate Dad month after month.

Perfect for dads of all ages and all seasons of fatherhood -- from new dads to old hands -- we’ve put together a helpful gift guide featuring some of our best Father's Day gift ideas. Fun and entertaining, useful and practical -- it’s all right here! Read on for some of our best gifts for Dad.

Best Father's Day Gift Ideas for Any Dad

1. Grill Masters Club

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Price: Starts at $24.99/month

About the Box: While COVID-19 might have halted your plans to take Dad out to his favorite steakhouse, you can up his grilling game by enrolling him in the Grill Masters Club! A perfect gift for proud pitmasters, now he can master the art of barbecue right in his own backyard. Each box brings 4 expertly-curated and taste-tested grilling goods, including professional-grade spice rubs and blends, smoking chips, barbecue sauces, accessories and loads of tips and recipes!

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. in the 1st week of every month

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2. Brewski Craft Beer Shirt Club

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Price: Starts at $19.00/month

About the Box: Is your dad (or husband) a beer-drinking, T-shirt-and-jeans kind of guy? With the Brewski Craft Beer Shirt Club, he can celebrate two of his favorite things! Putting some of the world's best craft brews proudly on display with stylish, limited-edition graphic T-shirts in a wide range of sizes, choose the Classic for 1 heavyweight tee with a roomy fit, or the Vintage cut for a lightweight, slim-fitting tee, along with fun brewery extras and a monthly "brewsletter."

Shipping: Ships worldwide from Canada, order 10 days before the end of the month for the current month’s box

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3. My BBQ Box

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Price: Starts at $19.00/month

About the Box: Imagine experiencing the best of BBQ from coast-to-coast right from home. Indulge one of Dad's favorite pastimes with a monthly subscription to My BBQ Box! Each month throughout the year brings a new handcrafted rub highlighting different regional BBQ styles, from Carolina pork ribs to Texas brisket, along with expert prep and cooking instructions and a practical, barbecue-related gift item, like stainless steel shredders or a basting brush.

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 4th-7th of every month

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4. Spiffster Tie Club

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Price: Starts at $8.25/month

About the Box: Great for men with a suit-and-tie gig or those who just like to look good, the Spiffster Club is a fun monthly box that sets out to deliver a wide range of trendy, fashionable ties. Available in 7 unique options, ranging from silks and skinnies to bow ties or sock-and-tie combos, Spiffster will send a personalized gift to match his style preferences. With these classy, high-quality handcrafted ties, he'll unpack a variety of bold colors, classic patterns and eye-catching textures!

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 22nd of each month

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5. Deadbolt Mystery Society

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Price: Starts at $21.67/month

About the Box: A highly-rated bestseller for good reason, the Deadbolt Mystery Society is the perfect gift box to keep Dad on his toes (and give him a chance to flex his mental muscles) by working through a DIY mystery in a box! With puzzles to solve, codes to decipher and clues to unravel, players of all ages will be drawn into a standalone mystery complete with captivating characters and storylines, suspense and plenty of fun!

Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. in the 1st full week of the month

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6. Basic MAN

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Price: Starts at $16.67/month

About the Box: Dad might like his underwear jokes to be brief. But we'd prefer to set painful dad jokes to the side and make sure he's got his wardrobe essentials fully covered with Basic MAN, a practical and convenient monthly subscription that makes it easy to swap out any well-worn staples for something clean and fresh! Each month brings a coordinated set, including a pair of high-quality underwear, durable socks, and a neutral-colored comfy tee.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 2-5 business days after ordering, with renewals shipping around the 10th of the month

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7. Brothers Coffee Company

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Price: Starts at $19.00/month

About the Box: Since his "Best Dad" mug doesn't lie, send him a gift subscription that'll keep it filled with gourmet-quality roasts from Brothers Coffee Company. Every box focuses on freshly-ground, ethically-sourced coffees, featuring a different roaster from around the world and showcasing their unique story. Choose between 3 subscription tiers, then select a preferred roast, and he'll get fresh coffee guaranteed to arrive at peak flavor.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within the 1st week of every month

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8. The Adults & Crafts Crate

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Price: Starts at $30.00/month

About the Box: Inspire Dad to get creative or spend some quality time together with The Adults & Crafts Crate, an all-inclusive DIY kit that brings everything needed to create one-of-a-kind handmade items for house and home. Each box will teach a new craft technique, bringing a fun DIY project complete with materials, accessories, tools and straightforward step-by-step instructions to try his hand at everything from clockmaking to woodworking.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. around the 20th of each month

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9. The HopHeads Beer Club

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Price: Starts at $34.95/every 3 months

About the Box: Gift him the ultimate hoppy 12-pack with a subscription to The HopHeads Beer Club. He'll need to break out his favorite bottle opener and prepare to try the full spectrum of hoppy brews, including Pale Ales, IPAs, Double IPAs and Imperial IPLs. Featuring some of the best beers from domestic and international craft breweries, he'll get a sampling of 4 different beers, with 3 standard-size 12oz bottles of each, along with the details on each selection.

Shipping: Only ships to eligible states in the U.S. to arrive in the last week of the month

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10. The Rad Dad Box

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Price: Starts at $22.00/month

About the Box: The Rad Dad Box celebrates the joys of fatherhood and encourages each father to embrace and create special moments with their babies. With goodies for both Dad and baby, get 3-4 items at the standard box, or 5-8 products in the Deluxe box, that include early learning stories, classic toys, and apparel, along with body care, grooming products and tasty treats.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 10th-15th of the month

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11. Dungeon Crate™

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Price: Starts at $35.17/month

About the Box: Dungeon Crate is a great gift for all the DnD-playing dads out there who want to add in some creativity and kick their tabletop setup into high gear. Curated by a team of experienced gamers, each month's box brings a handpicked selection of RPG goodies, including new downloadable adventures, campaigns and battle maps, corresponding Reapers minis, dice and other gameplay props and accessories.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S.

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