18 Perfect Gifts for Dad Father’s Day Crafts


Kids will love making these DIY presents for their #1 guy.

BY LINDSEY MURRAY AND AMANDA GARRITYJun 7, 2019

Father's Day Crafts

HOLLY MARIE / NON-TOY GIFTS

The love you have for Dad (or your husband) is priceless. The gifts that you give him on Father’s Day aren’t. If you’re looking to save money but also pack on the sentiment, consider making one of these easy (and free) homemade gifts for Dad. Whether you go for a kid-friendly craft or an adult-only option (read: decorated beer bottles), all of these DIYs are made with love, which is all he really wants on June 16.

Looking for something to pair with his DIY gift? Get more Father’s Day gift ideas here.1Handy Dad Heart Card

Handy Dad Card - Father's Day Crafts

NON-TOY GIFTS

This Dad-approved card is easy enough for kids to make, and sentimental enough for Dad to show off at work.

Get the tutorial at Non-Toy Gifts »

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2Beer Bouquet

Beer Bouquet - Father's Day Crafts

UNORIGINAL MOM

His true love (beer, obviously), but fancy. And if you’re lucky, he might even share a cold brewski with you… if you’re of age, of course.

Get the tutorial at Unoriginal Mom »

RELATED: 17 Father’s Day Beer Gifts for Dads Who Love Beer

3Handprint Keychain

Handprint Keychain - Father's Day Crafts

HOLLY MARIE

Since he’s having a hard time accepting that his little ones are growing up, make a keychain with their tiny handprints for him to hold on to forever.

SHOP KEY RINGS

Get the tutorial at Holly Marie »4Instagram Frame

Instagram Frame - Father's Day Crafts

SMALL STUFF COUNTS

Sure, he can just scroll through his Instagram to see pictures of his loved ones. This homemade wooden frame, however, will display all of his favorite photos (and people!) in one spot.

Get the tutorial at Small Stuff Counts »

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5Scribble Origami Bowtie

Bowtie - Father's Day Crafts

IT’S ALWAYS AUTUMN

For a super last-minute gift, give your kids a few spare pieces of scrap paper and a box of Crayola crayons to create these totally custom (so, limited edition) bowties.

SHOP CRAYONS

Get the tutorial at It’s Always Autumn »

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6Beer Koozies

Beer Koozies - Father's Day Crafts

COURTESY OF POSITIVELY SPLENDID

Fact: Most dads love to crack open a cold one at the end of a long day. Allow him to do it with the people he loves most: his favorite sports team (second only to you, of course).

SHOP SEWING KITS

Get the tutorial from Positively Splendid »7Daddy-Daughter Picture Frame

Daddy Daughter Picture Frame - Father's Day Crafts

COURTESY OF PRACTICALLY FUNCTIONAL

Combine his favorite two words in the English language — daddy + daughter — to make a basic picture frame office-ready.

SHOP SCRABBLE LETTERS

Get the tutorial from Practically Functional »

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BBQ Board - Father's Day Crafts

COURTESY OF LIL LUNA

When temperatures spike, so does Dad’s time spent in front of the grill. Keep him organized all summer long with this homemade grill set holder.

SHOP BBQ SETS

9Handprint Baseball

Baseball - Father's Day Crafts

SUNNY DAY FAMILY

If Dad loves throwing the ball around with the kids, grab one from the toy basket and ink a handprint on top. Done!

SHOP BASEBALLS

Get the tutorial from Sunny Day Family »

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Rock Art  - Father's Day Crafts

COURTESY OF MOMMY MOMENT

Dad totally rocks, and you can prove it with this funny, punny frame. If you’re looking to get creative, paint the rocks different colors. 

SHOP WOODEN FRAMES

Get the tutorial from Mommy Moment »11LEGO Memory Jar

LEGO Memory Jar - Father's Day Crafts

COURTESY OF THE SEASONED MOM

Write his favorite things on each LEGO, then pick them out of a mason jar when you need a fun weekend activity. For an extra special touch, stack them on top of on another to represent the memories “built.”

SHOP MASON JARS

Get the tutorial from The Seasoned Mom »Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

12Trophy Bottle Toppers

Trophy Bottle Toppers - Father's Day Crafts

COUNTRY LIVING

Transform his childhood trophies (which are most likely collecting dust in storage) into bottle toppers that celebrate the Glory Days.

Get the tutorial at Country Living »13Homemade Steak Seasoning

DIY Steak Seasoning - Father's Day Crafts

GOOD HOUSEKEEPING

Up his grill game using everyday spices you already have in your pantry. Gift to him in a sealed container for his next round of marinated steaks.

Get the recipe for “The Ultimate Rub” Steak Seasoning »14Wordy Tie

Wordy Dad Tie - Father's Day Crafts

COURTESY OF KIKI & COMPANY

Put all of Dad’s pros in one place … and then encourage him to wear it with pride. He has enough silk ties anyway.

Get the tutorial from Kikicomin »

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15Rosemary-Mint Shaving Cream

Homemade Shaving Cream - Father's Day Crafts

FOOD FOR MY FAMILY

If you want to gift something he’ll actually use, go for this all-natural shaving cream! And hey, you’ll benefit from his super-soft face.

SHOP COCONUT OIL

Get the tutorial from Food for My Family »16Golf Cupcakes

golf cupcakes - Father's Day Crafts

COURTESY OF JUST A SLIVER

These creative cupcakes are not only super easy to make — the recipe calls for boxed mix! — they’ll remind Dad of the good ol’ days spent on the course.

Get the recipe at Just-a-Sliver »

RELATED: Father’s Day Cakes That Will Melt Dad’s Heart17Coupon Book

Coupon Book - Father's Day Crafts

COURTESY OF BOTANICAL PAPERWORKS

With this custom coupon book, allow kids to cover taking out the trash one night, or let him pick next weekend’s movie.

Get the tutorial at Botanical Paperworks »

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Best Dad Ribbon - Father's Day Crafts

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