11 Father's Day Gifts For Father-In-Laws Who Are Difficult To Shop For


When you get married, you not only gain a husband but a whole new extended family as well. Not everyone is lucky enough to have a great relationship with their in-laws, but if you do, it's like gaining a bonus set of parents. With Father's Day just around the corner, you might be stressing out about finding the perfect gift — but you shouldn't. There are plenty of awesome gifts for father-in-laws to choose from at any price point.

In my opinion, giving gifts to men is very difficult . That goes double for older men, who have spent a lifetime accumulating gifts and seem to already have everything they could ever need. You might have to do a little digging to figure out what his hobbies and interests are, but there's no doubt you can find something he loves. And let's be real— he probably just wants to be surrounded by his family for the day, gift or no gift.

The big day is coming up on June 18, so you may need to for pay for rush shipping to order a gift online— but the extra money will be worth it to score that perfect present.Here are 11 gift ideas any father-in-law would love.

1For The Movie Buff

"The Grandfather" T-shirt, $8, Amazon

If your father-in-law loves classic movies like The Godfather, this grandfather t-shirt will be a perfect fit. It helps if he's got a good sense of humor, too.

2For The Fun Grandpa

How To Babysit A Grandpa, $10, Amazon

If he's a great father-in-law and a great grandfather, How To Babysit A Grandpa will be right up his alley. It's especially appropriate if your father-in-law often babysits your little ones.

3For The Golfer

Golf Gift Set, $29, Amazon

Any father-in-law who loves to hit the links is always going to be in need of golf balls. Callaway's golf gift set comes with balls, tees, ball markers, and a travel mug — perfect for any man who likes ot hit the greens.

4For The Dapper Dresser

Cuff Links, $36, Things Remembered

A sharp-dressed man can always use a shiny new pair of cuff links. You can monogram a set of cuff links to make them extra fancy.

5For The Beer Drinker

Monogrammed Beer Glasses, $60, Williams Sonoma

Upgrade his barware with a set of monogrammed beer glasses. They're perfectly for kicking back with a cold one as summer gets hotter and hotter.

6For The Meat Lover

Steak Brand, $48, Williams Sonoma

If he's proud of his grilling skills, the Williams Sonoma steak brand set will let him show off his handiwork. There will be no doubt about who served up that perfect cut of meat at the next family barbecue since his initials will be all over it.

7For The Career Man

Striped Tie, $20, Target

Target's striped tie will make a great addition to any working man's wardrobe. It'll also look great for date nights and formal family gatherings.

8For The Fisherman

Engraved Fish Hook, $26, Etsy

Add some sweet sentiment to his tackle box with an engraved fish hook. It just might be the extra bit of luck he needs to reel in a big catch this summer.

9For Mr. Punctuality

Fossil Watch, $83, Amazon

He'll always be on time with a watch from Fossil on his wrist. It's not just practical either: it's also totally stylish.

10For The History Buff

The American Spirit $15, Barnes and Noble

If he's a student of history and a bookworm to boot, he'll love David McCullough's The American Spirit. It's a collection of the Pulitzer Prize winner's speeches going back several decades.

11For The Handyman

Credit Card Tool, $15, Amazon

He'll always have the right gear on hand with this credit card tool. It lets him carry everything from a saw blade to a bottle opener to a screw driver right in his wallet.