Father’s day is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than by giving your dad a meaningful and personalized gift, handmade with love from his children. Here are some DIY Father’s Day gifts that your dad will surely appreciate.
A handprint keychain is a sentimental yet functional gift idea that will remind your dad of how much you love him every time he uses it. Here’s how to make it:
- Materials: Polymer clay, rolling pin, craft knife or scissors, alphabet stamps (optional), key ring or chain
- Roll out the polymer clay into a flat sheet.
- Help your child press their hands into the clay.
- Use the craft knife or scissors to cut around each handprint shape.
- Use alphabet stamps to add your child’s name and date if desired.
- Bake according to package instructions.
- Attach a key ring or chain.
Personalized photo frame
Capture precious memories in this easy-to-make photo frame that you can customize with different colors and designs.
- Materials: Wooden photo frame, acrylic paint, paintbrushes/stencils/stamps/decals
- Remove any hardware from the wooden frame before painting
- Pick out several colors of acrylic paints for variety
3.Have fun painting designs on each framed piece using various techniques such as stenciling or stamping
4.After drying put back together
5.Insert one of your favorite family photos
Homemade BBQ sauce
Is your dad grilling enthusiast? Gift him homemade BBQ sauce made by his little helpers!
- Materials: Small glass bottles/jars with lid/caps/pour spouts/funnel/stickers/tags/ribbon/bow 、brown sugar、 ketchup、 apple cider vinegar、 honey , Worcestershire sauce 、 mustard powder , black pepper, cayenne pepper, garlic powder, chilli powder
- In a medium saucepan over low heat whisk together brown sugar, ketchup apple cider vinegar honey Worchestershire sauce and Mustard Powder.
- Add black pepper ,cayenne pepper , garlic powder and chili powder to taste (about quarter tea spoon each)
- Let the mixture simmer for around twenty minutes
4.Using the funnel carefully pour your perfectly blended BBQ Sauce into your glass bottle or jars
5.Decorate with stickers tags ribbon etc…
Personalized Coupon Book
This DIY personalized coupon book is a great way to show your dad how much you appreciate him on Father’s Day by giving him little gifts throughout the year.
- Materials: Cardstock paper, marker pens/pencil/crayons/colors/patterned tape/stickers/glue/tape/ribbon/bow
- Fold cardstock paper in half to make a booklet shape
2.Write small gift ideas as coupons such as “Take out trash without being asked”, “Do dishes for an entire week,” “Car wash” etc.
3.Decorate with pen colors patterned tape glue stickers and other craft supplies of your child’s choice
Start dad’s day off right with his morning coffee or tea from his unique hand-painted mug.
- Materials: White porcelain mugs acrylic paint(brands specifically made for ceramics), paintbrushes cups filled water paper towel，oven（optional）
1.Clean mug thoroughly using soap water rinse well dry completely before starting painting process。
2.Pour paints onto disposable plate add few drops of water make it easy when applying .
3.Paint some stripes dots circles triangles flowers stars whatever designs you and your kid would like leave space between each design so that they wouldn’t combine。
4.Let the design sit overnight。
5.Bake in oven according to specific brand instructions(set temperature and put mug in before heating )
- Certain brands require baking the mugs to make the design last longer
These DIY Father’s Day gift ideas are not only fun and easy to make but also allow you and your kids to show your dad how much he means to you by putting time, effort, and love into his special day. Happy crafting!
| Product | Price (USD) |
| Corkcicle Whiskey Wedge | 17.95 |
| Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug | 99.95 |
| Fitbit Charge 4 Fitness and Activity Tracker | 149.95 |
| Gravity Blanket: The Weighted Blanket For Sleep, Stress and Anxiety Relief | 189.00 |
| Philips Sonicare DiamondClean Smart Electric Toothbrush with Bluetooth Connectivity | 229.99 |
| Nintendo Switch Lite Console | 199.99 |
Note: Prices may vary depending on location and availability.
What are some easy and affordable Father’s Day gift ideas that kids can make at home?
Answer: Some easy and affordable DIY gift ideas for kids to make include a personalized photo frame, homemade card, coupons book with special activities or chores, painted rocks or mason jars decorated by children with paint and glitter.
How do I involve younger children in making Father’s Day gifts?
Answer: For younger children who may not be able to create intricate crafts on their own, consider using finger painting techniques or have them create handprint art. You could also use printable templates that they can color in or decorate as per their taste.
Are there any practical DIY gift ideas for dads who like outdoor activities?
Answer: Yes! If your dad enjoys hiking or camping trips, consider creating a survival kit which includes matches, trail mix etc., a personalized water bottle with his name on it, custom gear tags created by him/his child packed up in an adventurer backpack made out of durable fabric material or reusable shopping bags/picnic baskets depending upon what he likes more