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5 unique Father’s Day gift ideas

Haven't planned out a gift for Father's Day yet? Here are some unique ideas to surprise your dad

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With our unique gift ideas, you won't have to dish out a lot of money for a meaningful and useful gift for your dad

Every third Sunday of June is celebrated as Father’s Day around many parts of the world such as India, US, UK, Canada, France, Japan, Argentina, and Chile.

This year’s Father’s Day lies on June 19, and if you’re tired of giving the same socks, ties and wallets, we have you covered with 5 unique but meaningful gifts for your beloved dad.

1. Donate under his name, an international non-profit organisation, offers to make a donation gift and send an e-card in your father's name. From providing an emergency hygiene kit to contributing to a village’s water facilities, there are more than a hundred different types of possible donations. You can also choose to donate all, half, or a quarter of the amount indicated. Your dad will appreciate the act of kindness done under his name.

Cost From US$24 (Dh88) Website

2. Personalised gift

It’s always nice to get a one-of-a-kind gift just between the two of you. Remind your dad how special he is with a personalised phone case, mug, cushion, or more with a family photo. Personalised gifts are also available across online stores such as Amazon.

Location Khalid Bin Al Waleed Road, Al Hamriya, Bur Dubai Contact +971 4 393 5232 Website Personalized Gifts Dubai

3. Docking station


If your dad is always busy or tends to lose track of his belongings easily, get him a docking station where he can leave his phone, wallet, watch, sunglasses, keys, and coins in one place. He will never leave his stuff around again.

Cost US$30 + US$7 shipping (Dh110 + Dh26) Website Etsy

4. Dad jokes mug


Is your dad the comedian of the family? Then get him the perfect mug with emergency dad jokes in case he ever runs out. A matching coaster is also available.

Cost US$14.43 + US$11.60 shipping (Dh53 + Dh42.5) Website Etsy

5. Smart toothbrush


Concerned for your father’s dental hygiene or health in general? Get him an electric toothbrush that shows how and where to properly brush teeth. It also switches to different speeds or brushing modes accordingly. Your father’s impeccable smile will become even brighter for sure.

Cost Dh669 Website