Best Gifts For Dads: Child Mode’s 2011 Holiday Gift Guide Picks

Men are the hardest to buy for, don’t you find? I searched high and low for the very best gifts for the papas and this is what I came up with. Whether he is a new dad, tech geek or photo buff, there is something here for every dad!

1. New Dad & Baby Boy Set Of Two Tie Tees

I have a soft spot for matching father and son outfits and this one… well this one made me melt. The set of two matching tie shirts is cute and spiffy enough to wear out.

Price; $37.50 from Chic Couture Boutique

2. Marc by Marc Jacobs Cody Scarf

There is something about a man wearing a handsome scarf and this ‘Cody’ version from Marc by Marc Jacobs is especially cute. Covered in a soft earth tone plaid, this scarf would go with almost any coat.

Price: $88.00 from Nordstrom

3. Personalized New York Times Book

Is your dad a sports fanatic? Give him a personalized football, baseball or golf book featuring headling news articles during his favorite team’s history. You can even have the cover debossed and personalized on the cover page.

Price: $64.95 from Red Envelope

4. Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3 12.1 MP Rugged/Waterproof Digital Camera

If your dad isn’t the best at DSLR photography, a point-and-shoot camera is always your best bet. No worries about clumsiness, water or accidental bumps with this one from Lumix. It’s waterproof and incredibly rugged!

Price: $256 from our affiliate Amazon.com

5. Victorinox Swissflash Silver Alox Mini Multi-Tool

Victorinox has given the traditional USB stick a makeover and turned it into a handy accessory. This Swiss Army knife comes with a nail file with screwdriver, scissors and USB that holds up to 16GB of precious data. The blade is detachable for those who travel and if you prefer, a blade less version is also available.

Price: $145.48 from our affiliate Amazon.com