Sunday, June 20th, marks a special date on the calendar for celebrating dads, grandpas, uncles, and other awesome dudes in your life. You handle the hugs. You plan the adventurous (or relaxing!) day. We'll take care of the gifts that'll score big points with your pops! Think it's just another year of neckties and patterned socks? Think again!
Whether it's a nourishing beard oil to tame that sporty beard or beer-inspired self-care to finally snag some much-needed R&R, these Indies know just the right way to thank dad this June. Check out these 12 gifts from American Makers, guaranteed to make dad feel like a rockstar!
12 Unforgettable Father's Day Gifts You Can Buy Online
Maker: Val Sanford
This CYCLIST Set is the key to victory for dads chasing their next Strava KOM. It's kitted up with friction-reducing chamois cream, hydrating butter for an ultra-close shave, and a post-ride muscle rub bursting with calming camphor and eucalyptus.
Chalktree WAX Candles (PA)
Maker: Monika Tyagi
If “Serenity Now!” bellows through the halls of your work-from-home office space, give the gift of relaxation with The Aesthete candle. The sleek matte tin slots into any decor—so dad can also reuse it for garage organization and DIY projects.
Etta + Billie (CA)
Maker: Alana Rivera
When a hardy beard turns into a tangled wilderness, it's time to treat the mountain man in your life to this Evergreen Beard + Face Oil from Etta + Billie. Rich woodsy essential oils unfurl over notes of verdant petrichor for a tamed yet outdoorsy vibe dad will love.
Dulse and Rugosa (ME)
Maker: Claire Weinberg
It's always five o'clock somewhere! Dulse and Rugosa crafts this buzzy American IPA Shower Shot & Seaweed Soap Combo with the actual hops of a crisp IPA for a shower worthy of celebration.
I Am Grooming Co. (CA)
Maker: Kamika King
Help dad perfect his morning routine with this I Am Complete bathing bundle. It's power-packed with a facial wash, toner, serum, and beard & body balm for a refreshing kickstart to the day.
Handbrewed Soaps (CA)
Maker: Alyson Swihart
Serve the IPA lover in your life with a fresh take on the fabled shower beer! ‘Get Some' Homebrewed IPA Beer Soap leaves skin feeling extra soft, so dad is clean and ready to swing by his favorite summertime beer garden.
Jenny The Hemp Goddess (MI)
Maker: Jennifer Watt
Is it finally time for dad to tame that quarantine beard? Set him up for success with thick, rich Just for Men 🖤 beard oils and balms from Jenny The Hemp Goddess. Keep his handsome countenance hydrated and happy with a few swipes of this dynamic duo each and every morning!
Southern Heat Candle Co. (GA)
Maker: Aubrey Wright
Shopping for a dapper dad with discerning taste? In this sophisticated candle scent, oak and warm mahogany smolder over toasty, evergreen cedarwood with a subtle spark of sweet lavender and geranium. Sharp Dressed Man is the perfect home style companion for any man of high tastes!
Lovely Essentials (NY)
Maker: Vielitza Rodriguez
After surviving 2020, every dad could use a well-earned breather! This box from Lovely Essentials is loaded with TLC like scented beard oil, a bar of soap, body butter, lip balm, and more! Plus, you can opt for a personalized card to make dad feel extra special this year.
Noveltee by Farley (CA)
Maker: Louanda Farley
This Moonlit Waters candle strikes the right dramatic ambiance for the man that leaves a lasting impression. The darkly sensual aroma of camphor and pineapple simmer over a rich base of vetiver, amber, and dark musk, setting the stage for mystery.
Laskey Family Farm (MI)
Maker: Erin Lachajewski
There's no excuse for frizzy, sloppy facial hair when you've got Rugged Man Beard Oil in your stash of ‘stache-care products! This must-have grooming oil keeps facial hair in tip-top shape, so he's ready to rock and roll all year long.
The Makery LI (NY)
Maker: Nick and Jessie Iannucci
Is your pops into specialty cocktails? Upgrade the look of his liquor cabinet with this sawed-off whiskey bottle turned candle. Shop from sixteen masculine scents (Dry Gin & Cypress! Tobacco Bayleaf! Spicy Margarita!) for an evening vibe that complements any choice of nightcap.
Questions for discussion and sharing
How do you like to thank dad on this special day in June? What gifts are you loading into your shopping cart? Let us know in the comments!
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