There’s no need to spend a ton of money on gifts for Father’s Day. Not when I have a collection of 18 DIY Gifts for Dad that you can make in your very own home. Dads usually want you to save money after all, right? You might as well follow Dad’s advice and save a little money by making him a handmade gift from the heart.
If you love to receive gifts, raise your hand! I’m pretty sure anyone reading this post right now has their hand raised. It’s our human nature to like and appreciate gifts. Maybe it’s because we like things, maybe it’s because we don’t like to spend money on ourselves, or maybe it’s because it makes us feel loved.
As much as I love a good store-bought gift, I appreciate a handmade gift much more. My sister-in-law makes me gifts, and I love opening up a package from her. Why?
Because my mom taught me when I was young that the gift received doesn’t matter, but it’s the thought behind it that really counts.
Some of the little handmade gifts people have given me over the years have meant so much more to me than expensive ones because I know the thought, effort and time put into them. So if you want your dad to feel special for Father’s Day this year, why not take the time to make him something special? Here are 18 DIY gifts for Dad to get you started!
Pallet to Industrial Picture Frame from A Crafted Passion
Clothes Hanger Belt Rack from The Birch Cottage
DIY Beard Oil from The Crunchy Chronicles
DIY Mustache Wax from The Crunchy Chronicles
#1 Dad Kids Craft from The Country Chic Cottage
Paint Chip Tie Pen Holder from Two Kids and a Coupon
DIY Father’s Day Gift from Evolving Motherhood
Texas BBQ Rub from Sustaining the Powers
Personalized Photo Magnets from Craftivity Designs
DIY Silhouette Portrait from Mission to Save
Superhero Sleep Masks from Cutesy Crafts
Phone Cord Weight from Swoodson Says
DIY Golf Score Card Holder from Swoodson Says
DIY Wooden Key Chain from Easy Peasy and Fun
Leather Catchall Tray from Make and Do Crew
Easy Cork Lid Coasters from Busy Boys Brigade
Cool Wine Labels for Super Dad from Smart Party Planning
Father’s Day Mugs from Busy Boys Brigade