Kids will love making these DIY presents for their #1 guy.
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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
This Dad-approved card is easy enough for kids to make, and sentimental enough for Dad to show off at work.
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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.
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.
Get the tutorial at Holly Marie »4Instagram Frame
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.
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5Scribble Origami Bowtie
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.
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).
Get the tutorial from Positively Splendid »7Daddy-Daughter Picture Frame
Combine his favorite two words in the English language — daddy + daughter — to make a basic picture frame office-ready.
RELATED: 20+ Best First Father’s Day Gifts for New Dads8Grill Set Holder
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.
If Dad loves throwing the ball around with the kids, grab one from the toy basket and ink a handprint on top. Done!
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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.
Get the tutorial from Mommy Moment »11LEGO Memory Jar
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.”
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12Trophy Bottle Toppers
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
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.
Put all of Dad’s pros in one place … and then encourage him to wear it with pride. He has enough silk ties anyway.
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15Rosemary-Mint Shaving Cream
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.
Get the tutorial from Food for My Family »16Golf Cupcakes
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.
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With this custom coupon book, allow kids to cover taking out the trash one night, or let him pick next weekend’s movie.
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