What does it mean to be a cool dad in today’s world? There used to be a very strict hierarchy in families, where the dads were the tops dogs and the breadwinners and the women were very much at home carers for their children. However, over the years, dynamics have changed, with taking on more household responsibilities – not just taking out the . A 2014 that there had been a huge rise in stay at home dads. What of can be bought for 21st-century dads? Of , there are traditional novelty , but what about a gift that they can have proper use out of?

The DIY Dad

What can be bought for a tool obsessed man who already has it all? There are tonnes of gadgets that could be of some use. Ideas include:

  • Magnetic wristband; key gadget to hold screws and nails whilst he hammers or away.
  • Laser levels; ensure that he gets that shelf straight – the first-time round!
  • Quadsaw; these things look seriously and right up any DIY ’s street. This into saws.

The Foodie Dad

There are of household that can help dads around the kitchen – and they don’t have to be the standard boring kitchen , get creative! For example:

  • Lightsabre BBQ tongs; for the dads with a love for Star Wars.
  • Breakfast sandwich maker; wave goodbye to early morning McDonald’s drives through’s! With making breakfast burgers at home just got cheaper and .
  • Electric knife sharpener; Help him carve the Sunday roast with the sharpest of knives.

The Tidy Dad

We are seeing a big shift in household and who does them. Whilst cleaning may not be every ’s cup of , there are for those who do have a love for it. are only a few that can help around the house:

  • Cordless vacuum cleaners; Let them hover in the house minus the tangled mess.
  • Wireless headphones; So, they can combine dancing and be vacuuming in any room without compromising the quality of sound.
  • Desk organizer; Dads that work and use their desk a lot may need a helping hand to get super organized.

The Tech Dad

If your dad doesn’t suffer from the inability to use or learn to use technology – Modern gizmos and always make for great Father’s Day gifts!

  • Drones; perfect for dads who love flying model airplanes. Try upgrading it by purchasing one with a built-in camera!
  • Virtual reality glasses; (this could be a ) try transporting your dad to another dimension with these new glasses.
  • Electronic Food thermometer or a pizza cooker; perfect for dads with a combined interest in cooking and gadgets!

The Musical Dad

Recently, there has been a boom in vinyl and record player sales, which means they have become more readily . Not only are they to get, they have evolved. to buy, are customizable portable vinyl players, record players which can convert his to digital and even ones with AM/FM radio functions. Other that come to mind are:

The Snap Happy Dad

Keep camera loving dads happy, and depending on the present budget, these nifty gadgets CF1  could get you in the good books:

  • Phone printers; this gives dads everywhere the ability to instantly print any photos .
  • Camera Lenses; these can be clipped onto a phone and over the camera lens to help him take awesome photos.
  • Smartphone projectors; Make any room a cinema with a projector that can be easily set up.

Don’t settle for a traditional ‘best dad’ mug, think about what he loves doing, whether it’s cooking or gardening – with these , any 21st-century dad will be happy!