Father’s Day Gift Ideas

I gathered 6 gift ideas that may applied to your dad. The first group is for a dad who likes construction or architecture.

fathers day gift ideas for builders, engeneers and architects

+ The first idea is city landmark buildings or construction. You can choose between the John Hancock Building in Chicago, the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Chrysler Building in New York. City Sculptures $38 USD each at Chiasso

+ Go green with these modern solar powered led house numbers. it makes it easy for visitors to find your home at night without requiring any electrical wiring. $28 USD per number at Chiasso

The second group will enhance his BBQ collection or help him have a better time at the cottage.

fathers day gift ideas for the BBQ and cottage living

For a dad who love grilling

1. Miniature Steak Thermometers set of 4 $22 USD at Smith & Hawken
2. Magnetic Grill Light $25 USD at Smith & Hawken

3. To save his back, get him a Forged Iron Wood Cart $149 USD

For a custom gift

4.  Give him a puzzle with the cover page of The New York Times for any date from 1888 to 2008.  Select the date you are born or the date a big event dear to him has happened. The New York Times Puzzle $45.99 USD at

  • megan
    June 4, 2009 at 09:20

    I love the miniture steak thermometers. You came up with some great Father’s Day ideas.

  • Frank Isaac
    June 6, 2009 at 16:27

    These are great. My dad’s big into WW2 and military history, so I already picked up Valkyrie on Blu-Ray for him…but those mini meat thermometers look mighty tempting too!