Best Father’s Day gift ideas under $150
Does your dad love to rock out? Give him the gift of sick sound system without breaking the bank. This affordable speaker offers an amazing five watts of noise in one easily portable bluetooth speaker.
My Audio Pet CLEARLY home speaker, $45
For the dad who loves sporting silly socks, this accessory brand is likely right up his alley. Whether it's an argyle, polka-dot for diamond day, this gift set has him covered.
Happy Socks Mix Gift Box, $42
We bet your dad’s a classy guy, the type who might want a gulp of some fine liquor while he’s out on the golf course or at the theater—but who doesn’t want to advertise that he’s getting his drink on. Help him bring his own booze with this handsome leather flask.
Monogram Groomsman brown leather wrapped flask, $20
Now here’s a gift, which will bring a tear to any father's eye—in a good way! This customizable calendar will be a constant reminder (er, at least for the next 365 days) of the most precious memories you’ve shared with dad over the years. Have Kleenex ready.
Wood Calendar, $30
Is your dad the type who’s prompted, a propos of nothing, to launch into an impromptu history lesson? Then he’ll appreciate the humor—and utility—of this travel mug, which lists each of King Henry VIII’s wives in the order of their unfortunate unions to the larger-than-life royal.
CafePress Henry VIII wives travel mug, $18
If there’s anything dads can’t have too many of, it’s a classic, comfortable button-down shirt. These patterned numbers have a classic fit, are made of breathable cotton.
Wrinkle-free Kennebunk sport shirt, $40–$50
While dad might have you believe that all those tiny bottles and tools in the bathroom belong to mom, we’re willing to bet that more than a few are used for his grooming regimen. Help dad organize his shaving kit, lotions and cleansers with this roomy, all-leather toiletry bag that’s just as functional at home as it is for travel.
Leatherology multi pocket toiletry bag, $110
Got a dad who likes to nosh? Fuel his habit with this tasty snack box, which packs six artisan food products—think cured Spanish ham, cold-brew coffee and sea salt almonds—into a sturdy, reusable wooden crate.
Mantry snack box, $75
Any man who reaches for a hand razor in place of an electric one knows that the right tools and products help immeasurably in achieving a smooth, nick-free shave. This wet shave starter kit includes them all: a brand-new razor, shave brush, lustrous sandalwood shave soap and the famous Gentleman Jon Alum Block.
Baxter of California wet shave starter kit, $55
Is your dad a die-hard fan of his favorite team? Then he’ll love this custom sports book, which gathers together career ups and downs and historic photos of the NFL or MLB team of your choice—all gathered from the archives of the New York Times.
New York Times custom sports book, $72
Money clips are a no-fuss way to organize your cash, but they’re often a little too flashy. This attractive hand-stained leather version is wonderfully discreet, and built-on magnets help it grip tight to dad’s hard-earned bills.
Bosca leather magnetic money clip, $42
Sometimes, a basic belt is all that’s needed to pull together a smart outfit. Keep dad stylishly accessorized with this classic stitched-edge version.
J. Crew stitched-edge belt, $60
...Or maybe dad’s more into booze than java. If brown spirits are his tipple of choice, treat him to this smooth-sipping, perfectly balanced bourbon distilled in New York State.
Widow Jane 10-year bourbon, $76
With this all-in-one portable charger that juices up almost any USB device in the world, dad will never again have to face the stark reality of a dead phone or tablet.
Mophie Powerstation, $50
If dad loves beer and has always wanted to brew some at home, this absolute beginner’s kit makes it easy. With all the gear he’ll need plus an instructional DVD, he’ll soon be on his way to bottling his own IPA or red ale.
Northern Brewer homebrew starter kit, $99.99
If your dad is always taking off on a camping/hiking/fishing trip, he’ll make good use of this multi-function pocket knife, loaded with knives, pliers, wire cutters, scissors and—of course—a bottle opener.
Leatherman Wave multi-tool, $109
Make it even easier for dad to make repairs around the house (and your apartment) with this super-accurate and techy laser measure.
Bosh 100 ft. Laser Measure, $60
Mama Mia! If you buy pops a pizza stone, chances are there will be perfectly cooked ’za at your next family dinner party.
Sur La Table Pro Ceramic Pizza Stone, $40
Entertain your dad for hours with this hot-ticket item—a virtual reality headset!
Samsung Gear VR Virtual Reality Headset, $13
For the dad who needs to let his hair down and relax, these soft slippers will remind him to take a breather and get comfortable.
Minnetonka Moccasin, $46