We’ve got you covered with the best DIY Father’s Day gifts because Father’s day is coming quick (June 19, 2022)! This gift guide is particularly useful for cool, fashionable dads who appreciate a tailored handmade item, or something they can get cozy in.  This list also covers a wide range of craft skills — whether sewing or knitting or crochet is your thing.  Or, even if you’re looking for something super last minute and need to make it FAST (make sure to read all the way to the end!).  Hope you get lots of homemade gift ideas for that special dad!

Homemade Gifts for Dad

Fathers Day Bow Tie Pattern

Bow Tie Sewing Pattern

For the dapper dad who likes being the best dressed, this classic bow tie makes a fine gift. He’ll love that it’s pre-tied and made with a custom fit. Make it in his favorite color or a print that he likes to make it extra special.

Mens Robe for DIY Fathers Day Gift

Men’s Robe Sewing Pattern

Grab this free robe sewing pattern to make him the ultimate lounging outfit.  The length, the shape and silhouette make the perfect DIY Father’s Day Gift.

Tee shirt for DIY fathers day gift

Tailored T Shirt Pattern

If he’s a fashionable type who appreciates a well-made tee that fits like a dream, sew up this smart combination of a woven fabric and a stretch rib neck. 

Handkerchief fathers day gift

Handkerchief Pattern

If he loves looking polished and sophisticated, this hand rolled hem handkerchief makes the perfect one-hour gift.

DIY Cocktail Kit Gift Idea

DIY Cocktail Kit

If he has a signature drink, or loves to explore new cocktails, he will love the convenience of this DIY cocktail kit. As a bonus, add this Death & Co cocktail book (my absolute favorite cocktail book). 

DIY felt table cases

DIY Felt Tablet Case

For the tech nerd, this classy felt cover is the perfect way to protect his tablet. 

Cabled sweater fathers day gfit

Cable Knit Sweater

This cable knit sweater is absolute perfection. He’ll love pulling this cozy sweater out this winter. 

Minimalist wallet pattern for DIY dad

Minimalist Wallet Pattern

If he’s the type to keep his pockets to the bare minimum, he’ll love this simple wallet that just holds the necessities. The best part is that you can whip this wallet up in about 15 minutes, as it only requires THREE stitches to make the whole thing.

DIY Mens Apron Pattern

Minimalist Apron

If he likes to spend some time in the kitchen, this apron is as functional as it is beautiful. There’s no shortage of pockets, and the clean lines make it a quick and easy project.

Free crochet hat pattern for men

Free Crochet Hat for Men

This super quick and easy free crochet pattern for men would make an excellent winter hat for keeping warm and cozy.

Men’s Casual Shorts

For the sporty dad who likes to hang out in fashion, these casual shorts are perfect for lounging, a day out and about, or even a quick workout.

Mens Travel bag sewing pattern

Men’s Travel Bag and Dopkit Set

This cool bag design includes 3 different sized bags perfect for traveling — a weekender or duffle bag, a dopkit, and a pouch.

Easy Knit Men's Sock Pattern

Father’s Day Knit Striped Socks

If he appreciates cozy luxury, knit him a pair of these minimally striped socks. A beautiful, heartfelt gift to help him relax at home this coming winter.

DIY men's aftershave recipe

DIY All Natural Aftershave

This aftershave is the perfect gift for a father who loves a little post-shave pampering. And if you’re looking for a last minute gift, it doesn’t get any quicker or easier than this.  Combine 1/4 cup aloe vera gel, 1/4 cup witch hazel, 1 tablespoon of glycerin and whisk in a bowl. Add a few drops (~20) of your favorite essential oil combinations, then transfer to a small bottle. It will last for ~1 month, and store in the refrigerator. 

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