The Best Father's Day Gifts for Grandpa

Grandpas deserve the world, but these thoughtful Father's Day gift ideas are the next best thing.

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May 25, 2021

Celebrate your grandpa this Father’s Day with a thoughtful gift that reflects his personality and interests. Coming up short on ideas? We did the legwork (read: online shopping) for you and curated a list of the best Father’s Day gifts for grandfathers of all kinds. Find a legendary present for the self-proclaimed grill master, golf pro or handyman in your life with our product picks, below.

Treat your golf-obsessed grandfather to this personalized driver club cover. The keepsake design is crafted from buttery leather and features a Velcro closure that expands to fit up to a 460cc driver. Cognac leather piping and two green stripes yield retro appeal, and an embroidered monogram gives the cover a sentimental touch. Sweeten the deal and pair the club cover with a gift certificate to play a round of golf with his favorite grandkids.

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Snag this spirited sign to brighten up your grandpa’s man cave. The handmade wooden sign features all the names of his grandchildren and the year he was established as a grandfather. The sign features a winning combo of a bright, blue-and-white color palette and sporty lettering that will look dapper next to any of his existing sports memorabilia. Plus, each sign comes ready to hang in a handsome wood frame.

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Practical and functional? Yep, this baseball cap is a failproof gift for any grandpa. The inky hat is made for comfort with brushed cotton canvas fabric and hook-and-loop closure. White serif letters spell out his accolades and pop against the black hat for a crisp, clean look he’ll look forward to sporting all summer long.

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Add a little charm to your handy grandpa’s garage or shed with this darling distressed workshop sign. The wooden sign is handmade to order and custom-stained to showcase the wood grain and knots throughout the piece.

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This apron is a must-buy for the grandpa who knows his way around the grill. He’ll wear it with pride and insist on manning the grill at every family barbeque. Bonus: He’ll look for any excuse to show off his new apron, which means you're in for a delicious influx of steak dinners in your future.

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Give the gift that keeps on giving for generations to come with this journal. Each journal is a keepsake in the making with nine sections and inspired prompts that encourage the author to share their experiences and perspective over time. And, don't worry, the journal isn’t exclusive to the past. There’s a section for Grandpa to fill out his future goals and aspirations and keep track of his progress over time.

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Enable Grandpa’s sweet tooth with this charming ice cream spoon. Each piece is unique and created from a vintage spoon personalized with hand-stamped lettering. Wrap his spoon in a simple ribbon and pair it with a gallon of his favorite ice cream or an ice cream cake from the local bakery.

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Pamper your papa with this special self-care box. We’re smitten with this gift because it comes packed and ready to gift with all the makings of an indulgent spa day. Grandpa will adore the large soap, wildwood deodorant, relaxing muscle rescue balm, handmade matchbook, bourbon lip balm and fragrant tobacco candle included in his gift.

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Keep his coffee and heart warm with this engraved stainless-steel travel tumbler. Each tumbler is double insulated to keep his hot coffee steamy and his iced tea chilled for hours. A clear lid makes sipping a breeze while on the go and lets him know when it’s time for a refill. Choose between two sizes, and customize with the year he became a grandfather.

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Remind him that he’s not a regular grandpa, he’s a cool grandpa with this cozy sweatshirt. The comfortable sweatshirt comes in five classic hues and five sizes to best suit his style.

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Give him a daily reminder of his grandchildren with this darling keychain. The sweet and simple design is crafted from engraved leather and comes in three handsome hues: navy, wood or camel.

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Thank your handy grandpa for his guidance and unconditional love over the years with this sentimental hammer. Engrave one or both sides of the hammer’s wooden handle with a special note from the heart. Our suggestion? Engrave your note on one side of the hammer and his name on the other side for an extra-special touch.

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