Daddy Cool: Father’s Day gift guide with 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
First on our list is a card, so why not let the kids choose their own without having to pay a visit to the shops? Here are 10 of our favourites!
Clockwise from top left: DAD Scrabble card | Super Dad photo card | Tickle Monster card | King of Dads card | Create your own comic book card | Personalised kids drawing card | Personalised medal card | I love you more than Peppa Pig card | Personalised story card | King of bedtime stories
Pocket money picks
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? 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.
For when grown-ups need a little bit of silliness, these socks are the ultimate gift. Kids will love waving their dads out of the front door knowing they’re wearing some pretty colourful characters on their toes, plus, you’re unlikely to find a better sock for a puppet show! Choose from a range of designs for dad, plus, add a mini version so they can match the kids too!
Let your dad know why he’s a real superdad with this adorable personalised 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!
Piggy bank purchases
Adventure awaits thanks to this personalised jar brimming with activities 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.
If your dad loves nothing more than a cuppa, then this mug is the ideal Father’s Day gift. On one side, create your own little family caricature with little figures to represent dad and his kids, whilst on the other side, you can add your names for an extra special touch. With space for up to 6 kids, including babies, we’re sure this will become dad’s new favourite mug.
He’ll be sure to never lose his keys again with this gift firmly attached! This stamped keyring features a large disc stamped with ‘Love You Daddy’, but then you can choose up to 6 initial charms to attach, one for each kid. There’s also the option to upgrade to sterling silver, but whatever you choose, this gift is set to be the key to his heart this Father’s Day.
The Bank of Mum
Store photos, tickets and fun keepsakes from all your adventures with dad in your very own 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?
*Psst! Keep an eye on our Facebook page for an exciting competition coming soon!*
Big kid, little kid, matching tops… no, not the latest dance craze sweeping the parenting world, but an adorable gift idea! Perfect for family adventures, kid will love being just like their dads this Father’s Day, whereas dads get the chance to wear their heart on their chests – we’re all big kids after all. With a range of adult sizes, plus kids sizes ranging from a newborn babygrow to 8-yrs old, there’s even the chance to add a second or third child to kit out the whole family. If you order these we have just one request, we want to see pictures!
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 gift 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.