12 Unique Gift Ideas for Your Father-in-Law

Did you hear that one about the guy that spends his time telling lame jokes? You know the one who says French food gives him the crepes or the one that admits he didn’t like facial hair until it grew on him? While his jokes are definitely hit or miss, we’ve rounded up some unique gift ideas for your father-in-law we’re sure will hit the mark.

Whether your father-in-law is a music lover, a golfer or into grilling, naturally stylish or needs a little guidance in the wardrobe department, we’ve got a gift box that is sure to be right up his alley.

Read on for some great gift ideas for your father-in-law so you can let him know he’s the best you could’ve gotten stuck with, bad dad jokes and all!

1. Culture Carton

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Price: Starts at $16.00/month

What You’ll Get: Gift a dose of refinement to your father-in-law this year with the Culture Carton. Choose between 3 subscription options, lifestyle items-only and book-only options, or lifestyle items with a book, he’ll get an interesting mix that may include leather goods, everyday carry items and a good read each month.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 14th-17th of the month

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2. VictoryBox

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Price: Starts at $16.00/month

What You’ll Get: Make your spouse happy when you suggest the VictoryBox as a gift for their dad. This monthly subscription will instantly take his style game up a few notches, take him out of his comfort zone, and have him looking his best. Featuring 3-4 high-end fashion items from watches to tie bars to finely fragranced aftershave, it’s the perfect way to spruce up Dad’s look.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 10th of the month

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3. Southern Scholar Socks

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Price: Starts at $15.00/month

What You’ll Get: We all know socks and sandals is really not a great look, but since your father-in-law insists it’s for comfort, the Southern Scholar Socks subscription can at least up his sock game. Delivering a pair of high-quality, stylish dress socks each month, he’ll have plenty of variety in his version of fashionable foot attire.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. 2 business days after sign up

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4. Swinger Box®

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Price: Starts at $10.00/month

What You’ll Get: One of the best gifts for your father-in-law is the Swinger Box, especially if he’s the type that can’t wait to get out on the greens for another round. With 5 subscription levels available, ranging from a monthly golf glove to a box that delivers 3-5 items including apparel for on and of the course and gear like golf balls, tees and essential accessories, you’ll find something he’ll like at a budget that’s right for you.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 18th of each month

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5. SaloonBox DIY Cocktail Kit

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Price: Starts at $54.99/month

What You’ll Get: Make Dad a master mixologist in his own home when you send him the SaloonBox DIY Cocktail Kit that comes with everything he’ll need to get mixing. He'll have all he needs to craft tasty cocktails straightaway as the kit includes all the supplies and ingredients to mix 4 delicious drinks. Cheers to that!

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. once per week after receipt of order

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6. Cajun Crate

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Price: Starts at $39.00/month

What You’ll Get: If your father-in-law enjoys some well-flavored food, send him the Cajun Crate that’ll have him bowing down to the holy trinity of Cajun cuisine. He’ll experience the bold flavors that hail from the Gulf Coast as he unboxes 7 or more full-sized food products all made in Louisiana. From spice mixes and sauces to roux and recipes, he'll infuse each dish with good ol’ Southern soul.

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 15th of every month

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7. Flaming Licks

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Price: Starts at £15.99 + GBP/month

What You’ll Get: Kick Pop's BBQ game up a notch or 10 and get a spicy fix before sitting down to enjoy the big game with the goods packed into the Flaming Licks subscription box. Available in 3 different subscription levels, he'll receive artisanal small-batch spicy treats, sauces and condiments every month.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from the United Kingdom immediately after you order

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8. Cosykiller

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Price: Starts at $32.00/month

What You’ll Get: One of many unique gifts for your father-in-law is the Cosykiller subscription. If he spends his evenings sitting in his favorite recliner soaking in yet another mystery novel, this is the gift for him. A monthly mystery game, with a storyline that spans a year, each box delivers vintage memorabilia, keepsakes and replicas that can help him decipher codes and crack the case.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the United Kingdom on the 1st and 7th of each month

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9. The Music Box

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Price: Starts at $10.00/month

What You’ll Get: For the adventurous music lovers out there, enter The Music Box. Focusing on different rock genres, from indie rock to hard rock, this monthly subscription sends music from new and upcoming artists hoping to help the music-loving listener to discover new favorite groups to rock to.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 8th of every month

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10. PETure Perfect

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Price: Starts at $13.99/month

What You’ll Get: If your father-in-law always has his K-9 sidekick in tow, surprise him with some extra special gifts with the PETure Perfect subscription. Using real photos of his dog or portraits drawn by an experienced artist, he’ll unbox mugs, coasters and other surprise goodies bearing his favorite furry face. Each box also includes a pet milestone card and a treat recipe card to spoil his pooch.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the United Kingdom on the 4th day of the month

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11. Explore Local Box

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Price: Starts at $39.99/month

What You’ll Get: Help your father-in-law delve into the uniqueness of the cities of the States with the Explore Local Box. Showcasing one U.S. city every month, this subscription box delivers artisanal local treats and well-crafted products highlighting the featured locale. It's the perfect go-between for those who love to travel but can’t always hit the road.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 1st business day of the month

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12. My Coffee and Book Club

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Price: Starts at $33.99/month

What You’ll Get: Let your dad-in-law sit back and relax with a new book and warm cup o' joe each month with the My Coffee and Book Club. Featuring a unique 12-ounce bag of micro-roasted gourmet coffee, in either whole bean or ground coffee, plus 2 hardcover books in a specified genre and a convenient e-Book for on-the-go reading, he’ll be all set to cozy up and get lost in a good read.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. in the first week of every month

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