Daddy Cool: Father's Day gift ideas for kids from Notonthehighstreet.com
Father’s Day is the perfect time of the year to celebrate all the things we love about dad; from making you laugh and reading bedtime stories, to being the king of second chances and the ultimate tickle monster.
Looking for the perfect gift to show him just how much you love him? Help is on hand, as we’ve teamed up with notonthehighstreet.com to create the ideal Father’s Day gift guide for kids! Filled with ideas for all budgets, which will you be wrapping up this year?
Play your cards right: Father's Day cards for kids
First on our list is a card, so why not let the kids choose their own Father's Day card without having to pay a visit to the shops? Here are 10 of our favourites, including some personalised options.
Clockwise from top left: Dad Scrabble card | Super Dad photo card | Tickle Monster card | Personalised superhero comic strip | Personalised children's drawing card | I love you more than Peppa Pig card | Personalised handwritten card | Daddy sticker card | My daddy is the best card | My super duper dad card
Pocket money picks - Father's Day gifts under £10
Personalised 'Why Daddy is my Hero print', from £9
Let your dad know why he’s a real superdad with this adorable personalised 'why Daddy is my hero' print. With space for five reasons and the option to choose whether he’s dad, daddy, pops etc, you can also personalise who it’s from, making it the perfect keepsake. With framed prints available for an extra £15, we love this thoughtful gift idea!
Star Dad Cookie Cutter Set, £5
Nothing says love quite like homemade, so why not let your little ones gets creative in the kitchen and cook up a batch of freshly baked cookies using this Father's Day cookie cutter set? Kids will love getting hands on and perfecting their designs, whilst dad is guaranteed to love putting the taste to the test. With the kit including the letters ‘D’ and ‘A’, plus a star, cook the biscuits, add ready to roll icing, and finish by decorating with edible glitter, food marker pens or dad’s favourite treats.
Day Out With Dad Memento Keyring, from £8
This Father's Day gift idea is the perfect way to remember your favourite day out with dad, thanks to a personalised event memento keyring! Choose any location, like the zoo, the park or a museum, add a date and include the names of everyone who went along too. He'll be able to carry it around with him everywhere he goes, and it might just make him consider taking the kids there again...
Piggy bank purchases - Father's Day gifts under £25
Personalised Daddy and Me Activity Tokens Jar, from £18
Adventure awaits thanks to this personalised jar of daddy and me activity tokens designed for kids and their dads! From pretending to be detectives and reading your favourite storybook together, to building an amazing box fort or making superhero sock toys, each jar features 15 activities all needing just a little bit of time, and lots of imagination. With the option to add some of your own blank tokens too for an extra special adventure, give the gift of time together this Father’s Day.
Personalised 'Loves Daddy' Kids T Shirt, £21
Let your kids wear their hearts on their sleeves (or tops!) this Father's Day, with one of these personalised t-shirts. Showing dad just how much they love him, these adorable tops come in a range of colours and make for an ideal keepsake. Starting from just 6-12 months, it's also a great first Father's Day gift idea.
'My Dad' Personalised Book for Father's Day, from £20
For dads that are king of the bedtime story, this personalised book is a great gift for Father's Day. Starting with a front cover featuring your kids' names, the fantastically funny book explores the role of 'dad', including his expert skills and favourite things, as well as newspaper snippets from the year he was born. Colourful, fun and guaranteed to have the whole family laughing out loud, it's also available in a hardback version for those looking for something extra special.
The Bank of Mum - Father's Day gifts over £25
Personalised ‘Box of Adventures’ Memory Box, from £24.99
Store photos, tickets and fun keepsakes from all your adventures with dad in your very own personalised memory box. With lots of options for engraving, plus a choice of boxes too, you’ll be able to create your own space to keep your favourite memories. Fun to create, and something that you’ll both love looking back on in years to come, what memories will make it into your memory box with dad?
Wooden stands for iPhone/iPad, from £28
If your kids are forever borrowing dad’s iPhone or iPad to catch up on the latest episode of Peppa Pig or play the latest games, then this personalised wooden tech stand helps dad to stay ‘in charge’. The charging lead slots into the bottom, and you can personalise the design with initials or names, making it the ideal gift for any tech-loving dads.
Personalised Piggyback Family Portrait, from £75
This certainly isn't the cheapest Father's Day gift ever, but for a lifelong keepsake (and even a fab piece of art for the home!), this personalised family portrait is one of our favourites! Choose how many family members you need, submit your photos and you'll get a lovely handprinted portrait that looks just like you. Then, all that's left to do is to hang it pride of place in your family home!
What makes a dad? We asked some very cute kids to describe their dads in 3 words: