10 Practical Gifts Your Dad Would Actually Use
Don't know what to get Dad for Father's Day?
(SPOT.ph) In case you didn’t know, Father’s Day is on June 21, and it's just a few days away. While taking him out to a nice meal at his favorite restaurant might be a little bit difficult to execute with all the quarantine restrictions, a carefully chosen present might be your best bet for now. And if you’re stumped on what to get Dad for his special day, don’t worry. We found some useful, gift-worthy finds that we’re sure he’ll use and love. Plus, some of the items on this list are under a thousand bucks! (And why not throw in these e-cards, too?)
Check out these 10 practical gift ideas for Dad:
No Touch Tool (P250) from Nelwood
This nifty wooden tool from Nelwood might be small but will help keep your dad from touching high-touch areas like door handles, handrails, elevator buttons, and more. It can be attached to keys, bags, pouches, and more—something your dad will get to use every single day.
Latissima One (P22,500) from Nespresso
Spoil Dad this father’s day and surprise him with the Latissima One coffee maker from Nespresso. It’s a compact version of its predecessors (and a bit more affordable, too) and is equipped with a new fresh-milk system—all you have to do is fill the milk jug with milk and the machine will froth it directly into your cup, so not only does it save space, it saves Dad time and effort, too!
Phyto RE30 Anti-Grey Hair Treatment (P3,195) from Phyto
Is your old man starting to show some gray strands? Give him the gift of youth a.k.a. this Anti-Grey Hair Treatment from Phyto. Your dad won’t shy away from this product because it delays aging without using dyes—it stimulates hair growth from the roots thanks to its repigmenting technology, helping Dad get his natural hair color back.
Available at Rustan’s.
HC6550 Vacuum Hair Clipper (P6,998) from Remington
These days, it might be harder for your dad to visit his go-to barbershop whenever he feels like getting a fresh cut. Get him a hair clipper like this one from Remington so that he can trim his hair without having to leave the house! The 18-piece kit has everything he’ll ever need to cut his hair: length-adjusting and tapering combs, barber scissors, blade oil, and more.
Available at Abenson.
ProTech Jacket (P950) from Gameville Sportswear
Now that it’s officially the rainy season, this double-duty gift idea is something that will surely come in handy for Dad. The ProTech jacket from Gameville Sportswear is made from the same material used in PPEs so not only will it help keep your dad dry, it also acts as an extra layer of protection from viruses and bacteria. He’ll love that it’s ultra lightweight, too!
2750 Cotu Classic Total Black (P2,450) from Superga
Give the gift of casual and comfortable kicks with Superga’s Cotu Classic. Its canvas material makes it super easy to disinfect—just wash with water and soap, and you’re good to go! It’s a sweet way of telling Dad to stay safe from head to toe.
Available at Superga.
Solidarity Mask Army Set (P220/set) from Polo Loco
Show Dad you care by gifting him reusable face masks like this set from Polo Loco. Each pack has three face masks in solid colors like gray, army green, and black, which will most likely match all of your dad’s outfits. The set comes with 10 disposable filter sheets which you can insert in the masks’ back pocket for an extra layer of protection.
60oz CANTEEN Brushed Steel (P3,950) from Corkcicle
Remind your dad to stay hydrated with this water bottle from Corkcicle. It’s slip-proof thanks to its silicone bottom and easy-to-grip sides and features triple insulation, so it can keep drinks cool for up to 25 hours. We're sure he's going to like the polished look, too!
Available at Corkcicle.
V. L. Portrait Laptop Case (P999) from Straightforward
This sleek leather laptop case from Straightforward will help your dad keep his things organized. It can fit his laptop, tablet, some documents, and other everyday essentials. Plus, you just have to wash with soap and water to disinfect!
Truman Four-Piece Shave Set Blue (P5,450) from Brouk & Co.
If you're dad is old-school, he'll love this vintage-inspired shave set from Brouk & Co. It includes a stand, brush, cream bowl, and Mach 3 razor handle, so all he has to do is lather up and and start shaving—perfect for days when he needs a quick shave and can't just pop into his favorite barbershop.
Available at Rustan's.