Fathers are easily the most difficult to shop for, especially when they're stubbornly attached to what they like and little else. With this in mind, ahead find 20 affordable gifts he'll appreciate even if he's more of a "gift cards and socks" kind of guy—whether they be upgrades to his most prized possessions or under-the-radar gifts he hasn't even thought of yet.
A classy six-pack crate for tailgates and camping trips that's sturdier than those cardboard boxes.
BUY IT: $44; food52.com.
So his dress shoes are perfectly shined up for Monday morning .
BUY IT: $20; cottonon.com.
When he's super fussy about his wardrobe, but wouldn't mind adding some sturdy basics to his rotation, seek out Tommy John's ultra soft, very durable tee-shirts.
BUY IT: $45; tommyjohn.com.
A woody scented soap infused with organic oils and dead sea salt for extra exfoliating qualities.
BUY IT: $14; ingodwetrustnyc.com.
More than 150 cocktail recipes curated by journalist/stylist Alfred Tong—he covers traditional drinks like the gimlets and delves into niche cocktails like alcoholic teas.
BUY IT: $11; amazon.com.
For anyone who's serious about their nutrition and pretty breakfast bowls, ship them a set of Daily Harvest's chia bowl ingredients that they can store in the freezer so they're ready to go any morning.
BUY IT: $42 for set of 6 Chia Bowl cups; dailyharvest.com.
A waxy canvas shave kit that's easy to clean and has a roomy interior for all of his shaving tools.
BUY IT: $40; fossil.com.
For a light sleeper who needs a blacked-out room to fall asleep (it's available for monogramming too, if he's fancy).
BUY IT: $19; desmondanddempsey.com.
A sleek vacuum-insulated drink koozie that helps keep bottles and cans cool for hours.
BUY IT: $25; rei.com.
A gadget prepared to handle any futon or quick fix (thanks to its 9 different driver heads) that's too colorful to lose in your tool box.
BUY IT: $18; poketo.com.
A set of double wall glasses that keeps drinks hot and cold, plus looks super cool with a drink inside it.
BUY IT: $50; poketo.com.
A further reminder that he's a father extraordinaire.
BUY IT: $30; underarmour.com.
A shave cream formulated with peppermint and eucalyptus to soothe that post-shave bite.
BUY IT: $20; needsupply.com.
A sleek upgrade to the one he's been carrying on his keychain for years.
BUY IT: $9; jcrew.com.
Because every good BBQ-er needs a solid set of stainless steel grill aides.
BUY IT: $25; amazon.com.
Even the lowest-maintenance dad can appreciate a skincare find like this that clarifies and helps him avoid any redness in the early morning. Plus, when it looks this pretty, it's guaranteed you'll want to steal some drops here and there.
BUY IT: $26; herbivorebotanicals.com.
Once you get him started on one of these, he'll be hooked. The long-lasting charcoal pouch soaks up bad odors (think: sweaty gym socks) and helps to de-humidify in peak rain season.
BUY IT: $10; everbamboo.com.
A tool belt with room for all of his tools, nuts, and bolts. It's ideal for handymen, but also works for outdoor activities like fishing.
BUY IT: $25; amazon.com.
An overnight duffel he can stow away for work trips and long weekends away.
BUY IT: $44; baggu.com.
For the spirits snob who never wants to dilute his whiskey with real rocks.
BUY IT: $20; jcrew.com.