15 Special Father’s Day Gifts From Baby to Daddy

We’ve come up with cute, creative and funny Father’s Day gift ideas so “baby” doesn’t (read: you don’t) have to.
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ByThe Bump Editors
Updated
Jun 2020

Daddy plays a special role, so it’s only fitting to give him a special gift—whether it’s for baby’s arrival, Father’s Day, his birthday or just a well-deserved thank you. While you might know what you want to give him, you may need help thinking of a gift from baby to Dad. Because your little one can’t actually pick something out themselves just yet, we’ve done the shopping for them (and you). Say hello to some of the cutest and most creative gifts from baby to Dad out there. Pair any one of these with a meaningful card for the perfect present.

Photo: Courtesy Threadrock

Threadrock Pizza Pie & Slice T-shirt Matching Set

Like daddy, like baby! Tell Dad (and the world) that he’s your child’s home slice with this quirky matching tee and bodysuit. The adult size is printed with an almost-complete pizza; baby’s is printed with the missing piece of the pie.

Buy it: $30 for a set, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Minted

Minted Custom Silhouette Art

Take baby’s visage to the next level with an ultra-classy interpretation of their silhouette to hang in Dad’s office or man cave. All you have to do is share an image of baby’s profile and voila—instant art.

Buy it: Starting from $32, Minted.com

Photo: Courtesy Paprika Paperie

Paprika Paperie First Time Dad Beer Bottle Labels

Show Dad how grateful baby is for his help with these hilarious drink decorations. The necker stickers say either “I love Daddy” or “best Daddy ever” and the main labels acknowledge all the hard work he’s done (i.e., “This one’s for the dirty diapers.”).

Buy it: Starting from $12 for a set of 4, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy The Knot Shop

The Knot Shop Custom Hockey Puck Bottle Opener Gift in Best Dad Ever

Look for gifts from baby to Dad that celebrate Dad’s interests. This hockey puck bottle opener, which you can customize with Pops’ name, is the perfect present for a sports fan father from his game-watching buddy.

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Buy it: $15, TheKnotShop.com

Photo: Courtesy World Market

World Market Dad Fuel Mug

The best gifts from baby are the ones Dad can use every day. This cool campfire-style “dad fuel” mug may just become his go-to coffee cup. Pair it with a funny note from baby, like “You’ll need this to keep up with me!”

Buy it: $7, WorldMarket.com

Photo: Courtesy Rindle Waves

Rindle Waves Custom Sound Wave Art on Canvas

Looking for extra-creative (and super-meaningful) gifts from baby to Dad? We’ve got you covered. Record your child saying “Daddy” or another special first word and get the audio file turned into chic sound wave art. Talk about awesome office decor.

Buy it: Starting from $70, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Dutton Books for Young Readers

I Love My Daddy Because… by Laurel Porter-Gaylord

Baby can’t quite rattle off full sentences yet, so look for a present from baby to Dad that speaks for them. How? Have Daddy read this board book to your little one at bedtime. Each sweet page explains why dads are so great, illustrated by animals.

Buy it: $7 for a board book, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Brick by Brick Shop

Brick by Brick Shop Daddy You Are My Superhero Frame

Looking for a gift for a dad who loves superheroes? Try this adorable frame that lets him know how much of a hero he is in baby’s eyes.

Buy it: $50, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Sozo

Sozo Weeblock Football

This pee-blocking football might just be the funniest (and most useful!) gift from baby to Dad; well, at least from a baby boy. Give Dad more security during diaper changes—and plenty of chuckles too.

Buy it: $10, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy EngraveBNC4U

EngraveBNC4U Morse Code Keychain

Shopping for a more private father? You’re in luck. There are plenty of gifts from baby to Dad that can be kept just between them. Take this genius keychain, which you can engrave with baby’s message in secret morse code. How fun is that?

Buy it: Starting from $13, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy To: Little Arrows

To: Little Arrows Daddy and Me Hats

Baby knows their father isn’t a regular dad, he’s a cool dad. So have them give Daddy this “legend” hat to match their own “legacy” cap.

Buy it: $64 for a set, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy StadiumViews

StadiumViews 3D Stadium Picture Frame

If Dad can’t wait to share his love of the game with baby, gift him this unique 3D frame featuring the home of his favorite team. Available in MLB, NFL, NHL, NBA or even college stadiums, you’re guaranteed to find his sport of choice. Pair it with a cute pic of baby rocking a team onesie.

Buy it: $30, TheGrommet.com

Photo: Courtesy Polaroid

Polaroid Snap Instant Digital Camera

Help Dad capture all of those memorable first moments with this sweet present from baby to Dad: a pocket-sized camera that prints on demand.

Buy it: $90, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Leatherman

Leatherman Multitool Pocket Knife

A handy dad needs a handy gift. This multifunctional gadget includes everything from a screwdriver to a bottle opener in one pocket-sized tool. Proof that good things come in small packages—just like baby.

Buy it: $60, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy DadWare

DadWare Original Bondaroo Skin-to-Skin Shirt

For the newly minted dad, skin-to-skin contact is a priceless way to bond with baby that comes with numerous benefits (not to mention some special snuggle time). This shirt has seamless Velcro openings and super-soft fabric for convenient cuddling anytime.

Buy it: $40, Amazon.com

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