Gift Guide for First-Time- Fathers this Father's Day (to make up for those sleepless nights)

Hey Mama's,

So, it's his first Father's day. You want the day to go smoothly with minimal hiccups. New dads often feel like we do, tired, stressed and are still adjusting to life as a father.
You need a gift that doesn't blow the budget?
A gift you don't want to search hours for on the internet?
You want to make him feel appreciated? 
This checklist probably sounds relatable right now.
But don't worry Mama's we have sieved through and found our top picks for all different kinds of dads... 

Something Personalised 
Getting a personalised gift is a wonderful idea as it's an item designed personally for him that he can keep for a lifetime. What a better way to make him feel special?

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This baby grow from SIMPLY COLORS on Not On The High Street will make even the burliest of men weak at the knees and coo over his LO.

Choose from 12 baby grow colours, 17 print colours and four font styles to make a completely original item. 

Another sentimental gift and keepsake is a personalised book. We think this one by LETTERFEST celebrating the first (x amount) days of fatherhood is perfect.

The story is written on behalf of the baby, thanking Dad for all the wonderful things he does e.g. how he makes the baby laugh, places they visit, going to sleep etc. On the first page they print a personalised message so they can treasure the book as a keepsake in years to come.

If it's something less sentimental you are looking for, try getting a household item he uses often personalised, like a beer bottle opener, a mug, or a pint glass. With loads to choose from we have selected our favourites.

Beer bottle opener- £5.99- NanaPrint

Pint glass- £9.99- from

Mug- £14.99- from  

We love this mug as you can personalise it exactly how you wish, even adding those much-loved paw babies!

If humour is more up the street of the father in question, then below are few suggestions sure to get laugh this coming Father's Day. 

New Dad Kit- £6.50- HOOBYNOO

This New Dad kit is guaranteed to raise a smile and is the perfect gift for new dads. It contains everything they need to ease them into parenting.

  • Ear Plugs for when it's their turn to sleep
  • Matchsticks for their eyes to keep them awake
  • A peg for their nose for those really stinky nappies
  • A card to log all the important info the relatives will keep asking but they will never remember.

And finally, if you want to add something to his beauty regime, why not try this 'Rad Dad' gift set by Lush 


This awesome handmade gift set containing an epic shower gel and face and body scrub, making any new father the freshest in town! 

Mama's, we hope we have made this year a little easier with our Father's Day gift guide. 
Happy Shopping!



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