It’s Father’s Day this weekend – time to let dads know how much they’re appreciated for all they do. Whether you’re buying a present for your own father or helping your child choose one for theirs, take a look at our pick of this year’s best gifts. What’s more, if they’re available on Amazon Prime you can get guaranteed next-day delivery – so there’s still time to order.
1Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Smart Speaker with Alexa
Ask Alexa to play music, answer questions, read the news, check the weather forecast, set alarms and much more – she’s getting smarter all the time! The Echo Dot is Amazon’s most popular voice-controlled speaker, with four far-field microphones to pick up your instructions from around the room.
If you have compatible Echo devices in other rooms, you can fill your home with music – or drop in on other conversations around the home. Definitely a great gift for the gadget-fan in your life.
The Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Smart Speaker with Alexa is £39.99 on Amazon – order yours here.
2RAK Magnetic Wristband
With ten strong magnets embedded around it to hold screws, nails, bolts, washers drill bits and more, the RAK magnetic wristband is perfect for the DIY enthusiast. A third hand when it’s needed most, this useful little tool will stop them losing or dropping small items while working on projects.
With an adjustable, one-size-fits-all design, the RAK Magnetic Wristband costs £17.99 on Amazon – order yours here.
3Grutti Premium Luxury Shaving Set
Wet-shaving has made a comeback in recent years, so help Dad recreate the barbershop experience at home with this luxury gift set from Grutti. Compatible with Gillette Fusion 5 blades, it includes a heavy-duty stand, soap bowl, badger-hair shaving brush and safety razor.
It’s attractive enough to leave out on display in the bathroom, and arrives beautifully packaged in a special gift box, too.
The Grutti Premium Luxury Shaving Set costs £78.99 on Amazon – order yours here.
4Romanticist 19pc Stainless Steel Barbecue Tool Set
The barbecue is traditionally dad’s territory – so if he’s a fan of outdoor cooking, treat him to this professional barbecue tool set, presented in an aluminium storage case. Sleek, durable and beautifully designed, the set includes a four-in-one spatula, tongs, fork, table knife, basting and cleaning brushes, skewers and corn holders.
The Romanticist 19pc Stainless Steel Barbecue Tool Set costs £21.23 on Amazon – order yours here.
5TP-Link Smart Wi-Fi Plug
Another one for the gadget-loving dad! This smart wi-fi plug lets you control devices from anywhere – use the app to switch on lights, heaters, coffee machines and more. Works with Alexa on the Echo and Echo Dot, Google Home and IFTTT with no hub required, and can be set up so you can use it even when you’re away from home.
The TP-Link Smart Wi-Fi Plug costs from £15.69 via Amazon – order yours here.