41 Unique Father Of The Groom Gift Ideas

If you’re getting married soon, deciding on gifts for both sets of parents can be difficult! We don’t blame you, there’s a lot of inspiration, ideas, and options out there to choose from. 

When shopping for a gift to be given to the father of the groom, regardless of what you end up going with, be sure to show your appreciation of this wonderful man by customizing or personalizing your unique gift.

You may want to consider getting him something he’d never think of buying for himself, or maybe a creative interpretation of a hobby you know he enjoys!

Whether you’re shopping for your own dad or the father of your partner, you’ll be sure to find something awesome on our list of unique father of the groom gift ideas.

Passport Holder and Luggage Tag Set

Is your father an avid traveler? Gift him a set of these beautiful, high-quality leatherette passport covers and luggage tags in preparation for his next adventure!

Mechanical Pocketwatch

Nobody is more aware of the passing of time than fathers. Capture the sentimentality with the gift of this gorgeous engraved pocket watch. We love the Celtic knot with black and gold detailing. This will make for a striking, timeless gift. 

Silver Duck Decanter

You may think this is an odd duck (sorry, we had to) of a wedding gift idea, but honestly, for the kind of dad that enjoys hunting and wine, this gift is absolutely perfect.

Any wine enthusiast knows how important having a decanter around is for those big-bodied wines! He’ll love and appreciate this one-of-a-kind duck decanter. 

Sentimental Handkerchief

Handkerchiefs are not only great gifts for mothers-in-law. This set of two is sentimental, sweet, and guaranteed to make any parent get the feels.

You can purchase a single one of the sets; we love the clean script and print on these. 

Leather Weekender Bag

Who doesn’t love a beautiful leather bag? Dad will appreciate traveling in style with this handsome duffle. The gorgeous, high-quality bag is the perfect gift for the father of the groom. Now there’s no excuse for him not to visit!

NFL Football Glasses

Any football fan is going to appreciate this set of glasses. You can customize them with Dad’s favorite college or professional team. 

At 23 ounces, these are a must-have for any dad’s man cave. After the wedding, he’ll be so proud to show them off (and use them)!

Bullet Bottle Opener

Perfect for a military dad who appreciates his brews, this unique bottle opener is made from a .50 caliber bullet. The shop owner is a veteran, also, so you can feel good about supporting a small business owner. 

Deluxe Poker Chip Set

If the father of the groom is big into Texas Hold ‘Em, surprise him with this beautiful poker set. With 300 poker chips, 5 dice, and 2 decks of playing cards, he’ll be able to indulge in more game nights!

Engrave the rosewood case with a sentimental custom design to remind him of how much you care and are excited about those future poker games. 

Framed Custom Wall Art

We love the fact that you can personalize every little detail on this framed portrait, from the suit color, skin color, and hair. They even do custom kilts! What’s not to love?

Personalized Dopp Kit

This toiletry bag will be a welcome gift on the day of the wedding! Made from leather and canvas, there are a couple of handsome combinations he’ll be sure to love. 

Fill it with lots of pampering grooming goodies for Dad, and this shaving kit will be cherished and used for a long while. 

“Best Dad Ever” Photo Album

Want a surefire way to make dad cry? Gift him this personalized leather photo album on your wedding day. Fill it in with photos of favorite pictures of you two, and watch the binder grow year after year.

Good luck having a dry eye after watching him flip through pages and pages of memories.

“Father-Of-The-Groom” Cufflinks

No wedding suit for an important father would be complete without swanky cufflinks. Gift these rhodium-plated beauties to the father of the groom and he’ll want to show these fabulous cufflinks off to everyone!

Spherical Whiskey Rocks

Sleek and eye-catching, these stylish round whiskey stones will be perfectly suited for any whisky or scotch enthusiast. If Pops has a home bar, this would be a great addition. 

Made from soapstone, these rocks are dishwasher safe- which is great, because you know they’ll be used frequently!

Sentimental Socks

If you’re a bride looking to give something sweet and thoughtful to your soon-to-be father-In-law, look no further than these sentimental socks.

Viking Beer Stein

For the dad who appreciates Nordic culture, this personalized Viking mug is a collector’s dream. 

With high-quality engraving potential, this wooden beer stein is lined with stainless steel and can be made totally custom for the father of the groom. 

Steak Spices Gift Box

Dad’s are usually the self-proclaimed King Of The Grill, and if yours happens to be a cookout devotee, present him with this gift box of gourmet grilling spices. 

You’ll have to finagle a grill sesh when you go see him after the wedding, so you can get a taste of these tasty flavors yourself!

Personalized Rosewood Pen

This personalized rosewood pen is perfect for an executive Dad! Laser engraving means your meaningful message will never be worn away. It’ll be the pen your dad reaches for over and over again. 

Stainless Steel Money Clip

A subtle and classic way to show Dad your appreciation is the gift of a money clip.

Personalize it with something sentimental or humorous, so Dad will always get a smile out of it. We love the sturdy, simple, and clean lines of stainless steel. 

Comfy Cotton Robe

We are very much in the camp of “everyone needs a robe.” Especially for a father of a newlywed, this comfy cotton robe is going to be the first thing he’ll reach for after the partying!

Choose Dad’s favorite color and size for the robe and then personalize it with his initials. The luxury will make him feel like a king!

Personalized Golf Balls

Perfect for any golfing enthusiast, these custom printed golf balls are such a delight. They come in sets up to 12, which means Dad will have plenty of extras if he ever loses them.  

Custom House Portrait

Did the father of the groom put in a lot of blood, sweat, and tears in his home or his childhood home? Commemorate his hard work with this beautiful custom-painted portrait of a home that means a lot to him. 

Funny Mug

What to get your hilarious father-in-law? No matter his sense of humor, he’ll get a laugh upon receiving this mug from his favorite daughter-in-law. Extra giggles if he’s got other daughters-in-law. Clearly, you’ll be the favorite, though!

Aerial Map Puzzle of Hometown

If Dad is a puzzle fiend, surprise him with this personalized puzzle of his hometown or the town where he raised the groom! It’s a fun activity, and extra heartwarming, especially you’re planning on moving away after the wedding. 

Black Pocket Knife

Your dad might have been the handiest guy around the house growing up, always having the solutions to problems and finding just the right way to fix broken appliances around the house. 

Gift him this gorgeous, sleek pocket knife with a folding blade and wooden handle so he can always be reminded of you whether he’s out fishing or fixing things!

Photo Frame

This beautiful photo frame is one of the best gifts to give your dad on your wedding day. Choose a meaningful photo to put in that encapsulates your special relationship.

Personalize it with an engraved message that lets him know how much he means to you. 

Tie Patch Label

A sweet and small touch, this patch label can be added to dad’s tie. Personalize a meaningful message to him that irons on easily and is a simply adorable way to let him know you’re so happy to have him there. 

Keepsake Fly Fishing Box

Fly boxes are a must-have for any fishing enthusiast. Engrave this gift with a meaningful photo of Pop’s best catch, or a photo from the first time he took you fishing.

We love that you can customize this with detailed photos, so get creative! And then take that box out with him later for a fly fishing adventure to remember!

Harley Motorcycle Decanter

We love these unique Harley motorcycle decanters, because who wants to be ordinary? Any father who loves his bike and distilled spirits are going to be over the moon to receive this gift. 


Do we ever really need a special occasion for a cookout? Gift the ultimate grill set for the Grillmaster of the house, with a laser engraved design on the top. He’ll be able to keep these beautiful stainless steel tools in order with ease. 

Engraved Compass

If your dad was your guiding light or mentor, you’re not alone. Dads tend to just know how to show us the way as we navigate through life. 

Give him this beautiful compass engraved with a sentimental message. There’s no better way to thank the man who raised you!

Personalized Tie Clip

A perfect accessory addition for any father of the groom on the day of his son’s wedding, this personalized tie clip is made of stainless steel and will last a lifetime. 

He’ll be so proud to wear it, and with the subtle engraving of his initials on the front, he’ll look for any opportunity to throw on a tie and wear it for other occasions!

Leather Photo Keychain

A small gift that carries big feels, this leather photo keychain means he can keep those priceless photos close.

As a unique alternative to the ubiquitous “wallet photos of the kids”, any dad will enjoy the soft cowhide leather feel as they reminisce about when you were just a little pipsqueak.

Monogrammed Slippers

All we can say is, these monogrammed slippers are so luxurious and comfortable for lounging, that it might be a smart move to pick up another pair for Mom, too. 

After dancing the night away, your new husband’s dad is definitely going to be looking forward to putting these on and relaxing for a while!

Silhouette in A Bottle 

This silhouette in a bottle is packed to the brim with sentimentality. On your wedding day, thank your father for everything he’s done for you with this little bottle’s big message. 

3 in 1 Charging Station

Is the father of the groom a big techie? This 3 in 1 charger is not only perfect for charging all technology like phones and headphones, but can also help keep other items like wallets, glasses, and coins organized.

Handmade Leather Belt

This genuine leather belt is a gorgeous gift that any father would be proud to wear. With available colors like black, tan, brown, and navy, you’ll be able to match this belt to your father-In-law’s wedding day suit. 

Engraved Leather Wallet

Most Dads tend to hang on to things way past their prime, and chances are, his wallet is in dire need of a facelift.

Present him with this gorgeous genuine leather wallet with an engraved heartwarming message for him to enjoy for a long time. (Or until his next wallet comes along, whenever that is!)

Divot Tool

A classy addition to any golf enthusiast’s arsenal, Dad is going to love bringing this divot tool out on the course and brag to his buddies that he has the best son and daughter-in-law. 

Personal Cigar Humidor

There are a few times in a Dad’s life when he’ll want to celebrate with a cigar. Weddings are a big one, only next to the classic announcement of a new baby.

Gift your beloved Dad with this unique leather cigar case that holds 4 cigars. Who knows when the next celebration will be, but he’ll be ready!

Beer Candles

Chances are, by now, the father of the groom has a go-to beer of choice. Whether it’s light beer or a heavier IPA or stout, gift him this ultimate man-cave accessory of a beer can candle!

You can choose from a variety of scents, so pick one that you know he enjoys, or get an assortment to mix it up!

Leather Laptop Bag

This is the perfect gift for a dad who works with computers frequently.

He’ll need to carry his work in style, so why not go with a handsome full-grain leather laptop bag that has a compartment for an iPad, too? Don’t forget to get his initials embossed on it!

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