Dads are notoriously difficult to shop for. He rarely comes right out and tells you what he wants or he's got pretty much every gadget or item you think a person would need. Well fear not, we've gathered a long list of rad gifts for dad that are sure to please.
This handy plank keeps counter tops free of clutter and keeps all of dad's necessities close by.
By ILoveHandles $23 on Amazon
If you've some extra money to spare, this is a gift the entire family will benefit from. Control your thermostat from anywhere with wifi and and save money on your heating and cooling bill.
By Nest $195 on Amazon
This isn't just a super pricey pencil, it's a stylish digital stylus for dad's iPad or iPhone. This super intuitive "pencil" allows you to color, write, and draw from lots of angles
By FiftyThree $40 on Amazon
Called the most versatile pen ever made, the Space Pen writes from any angle and the patented ink cartridge is designed to write in temps from -30 to +250 degrees Fahrenheit and even under water!
By Fisher $13 on Amazon
Gift dad ice ball molds to make his night cap that much more enjoyable.
By Rox $8 on Amazon
If your dad thrives on making things, he'll be psyched to receive this DIY furniture book with 30 unique projects.
By Fred Aldous $20 on Amazon
A versatile pocket knife that also doubles as a money clip.
By Gerber $9 on Amazon
The ideal gift for the man who likes to fix everything! This self-setting rubber cures overnight and bonds to aluminum, steel, ceramics, glass, wood and some fabrics
By Sugru $21 on Amazon
If your dad is a music lover, get the family together to chip in on a USB turntable so he can listen to his favorite songs on demand.
Another option of ice molds except this one comes in a set of 2 that stacks easily and won't tip over in the freezer.
By Tovolo $9 on Amazon
Does dad dream about making his own whiskey? Make his dream come true with this handy guide.
By HARRY N. ABRAMS, INC./HACHETTE $19 on Amazon
Give dad the gift of style with this stainless mesh watch that works well for work or play.
By Braun $160 on Amazon
If dad isn't keen to the idea of using ice cubes in his drink, whiskey stones will make the perfect gift.
By Teraforma $20 on Amazon
Does dad love to cook or maybe he just likes to chop and prep? Either way, this chef's knife will make him feel like a master chef.
By Stelton $115 on Amazon
A must-have for the outdoorsman or sporty type who needs tool on the ready.
By Leatherman $83 on Amazon
Now this is truly a gift for the person who has it all-a WiFi-enabled light switch! Never worry about leaving the lights on after you leave the house again.
By WeMo $37 on Amazon
A super durable hammer with anti-vibration makes finishing projects a breeze.
By Hart $20 on Amazon
Drones are a fun gift that just about any guy in your family would enjoy. This drone flies at a max horizontal speed of 22 MPH and has a GoPro to record all the action.
By DJI $490 on Amazon
A box cutter might seem like an odd gift, but it's sure to come in handy and you can always pair it with another tool you think he'll use often. This box cutter is said to be safer and more durable than the average.
By Slice $16 on Amazon
Give dad this badass steel hatchet that's a must for sportsmen. It's lightweight with a drop-forged head and shaft from one piece of steel for safe use.
By Estwing $33 on Amazon
Here we have a handcrafted all-purpose knife with endless uses in the kitchen.
By Shun $130 on Amazon
If dad has been thinking about getting some video monitoring equipment for your house, give him the gift of peace of mind. This wireless WiFi-enabled camera only takes a minute to set up and features two-way talk and intellgient alerts.
By Dropcam $220 on Amazon
If dad doesn't want a video camera, maybe an instant camera is more his style. The eye-catching vintage design and the awesome features are bound to win dad over.
By Fujifilm $135 on Amazon
If dad is a bookworm or aspires to make more time to read, this book is an excellent choice penned by no other than rockstar astronaut Col. Chris Hadfield.
By Hachette Book Group $18 on Amazon
Does your dad like candles but desires something more refined than Bath and Body Works? Paddywax's soywax candle in soothing Chamomile and Fig is a fine choice.
By Paddywax Candles $19 on Amazon
Here's another gift the entire house will benefit from. The Roomba vacuum does all the hard work so your dad can spend his time doing more of what he loves.
By iRobot $450 on Amazon
Does dad collect watches? If so, Braun's chic analog watch will make an excellent addition to his collection.
By Ameico $190 on Amazon
Anyone who shaves knows the value of a good razor. Dad will love the long, comfortable handle and the double edge design for the closest shave ever.
By Merkur $23 on Amazon
Books are the gift that keep on giving. Give dad this highly rated book on designer Jony Ive.
by Leander Kahney $20 on Amazon
Biolite's wood burning campstove can bring your dad's camping dreams come to life. It's a stove, electrical power, and heat source all-in-one. You can charge your smartphones will you wait for dinner and stay warm.
By BioLite $130 on Amazon
Whether dad is an avid music fan, loves audiobooks, or likes listening to sports, these headphones are designed for portability, extended listening, and super clean sound.
By Onkyo $180 on Amazon
Audiophiles know Harman Kardon produces high quality products and their wireless stereo speaker system was made for the ultimate listening experience.
By Harman Kardon $130 on Amazon
This ceramic carafe keeps cold drinks cool naturally for 2-4 hours and you can even write a special message right on the carafe in chalk!
By Magisso $27 on Amazon
This mini bike tool is an essential for bike riders. It's compact, lightweight, and has a nice selection of tools for whatever comes your way.
By Topeak $14 on Amazon
Comfortable and lightweight headphones for those who don't like earbuds and don't want to wear bulky over-ear headphones.
By AIAIAI $70 on Amazon
A cool unisex watch with a digital display and stainless steel case.
By VOID Watches $95 on Amazon
Gardening is great therapeutic hobby. If your dad likes to garden, this dump cart will be his most used tool.
By Gorilla Carts $70 on Amazon
A classic watch that is a good fit for any dad.
By Daniel Wellington $105 on Amazon
Tools galore! Leatherman's Rebar Multi-Tool features 15 different tools that dad won't want to live without.
By Leatherman $60 on Amazon
Whether it's DJing, producing, or just listening to music, AIAIAI's headphones get the job done.
By AIAIAI $190 on Amazon
Kindles make it easy for book lovers to enjoy their favorite books on the go. There's no screen glare in bright sunlight and it's 30% lighter than the iPad mini.
$140 on Amazon
When you need clear and accurate sound, TMA-1 DJ headphones is the obvious choice. The adjustable cups allow for the perfect fit.
By AIAIAI $215 on Amazon
Schrade's ergomoic axe with a built-in fire starter on the handle makes a perfect present for the outdoorsman.
By Schrade $35 on Amazon
This is one fancy flashlight. It features four steady lighting modes and multiple flashing settings. It's made of aircraft-grade aluminum and is waterproof.
By Fenix Flashlights $120 on Amazon
Good things come in small packages! Sonos' compact wireless speaker may be small in size, but packs a powerful punch when it comes to sound.
By Sonos $200 on Amazon
This is a fun gift for anyone who likes to experiment with food. Your dad can DIY the molecular techniques used by top chefs and high end restaurants right at home.
By Molecule-R $50 on Amazon
Give dad an elegant laptop bag he'd be proud to carry around.
By Bombata $37 on Amazon
Does your dad consider himself a beer snob? Then he'll really appreciate this beer foamer which provides bubbly beer and soft foam.
By Menu $20 on Amazon
No one likes to carry around big, bulky items and dad is no exception. This compact battery charger will keep his phone charged so he doesn't have to worry about missing important calls.
By Anker $16 on Amazon
This highly rated tool brings together bladers, crimpers, wire cutters, and more so dad is never caught unprepared.
By Leatherman $140 on Amazon
With LG's ultra portable LED projector, every night can be movie night. Dad can enjoy his favorite TV shows or movies or even use it for work presentations.
By LG $680 on Amazon
An elegant glass carafe for dad's favorite drink.
By Georg Jensen $55 on Amazon
If your dad has dreams of sailing, this gorgeous collection of images is sure to be a hit.
By Onne Van Der Wal
$65 on Amazon
Samsung's smart digital camera offers social media upload, e-mail, direct link, mobile link, PC auto-backup, and remote viewfinder.
By Samsung $285 on Amazon
Tablets are a great way for your dad to catch up on news, read books, and play games while he's out and about.
By Asus $175 on Amazon
Nikon's binoculars feature adjustable rubber cups which allow for comfortable, extended viewing and the multi-coated lenses provides bright and rich colors.
By Nikon $52 on Amazon
Tell dad to toss his battered old wallet and opt for this compact version made of 100% leather that was made to withstand constant use.
By Filson $88 on Amazon
Give dad the gift of a close, comfortable shave with Braun's mobile pocket shaver. It's quick, effective, and perfect for travel.
By Braun $33 on Amazon
What are you planning on getting your dad for Christmas this year? Do you think he's like any of the products on this list?
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