Posts Tagged ‘fathers day’

Father’s Day Series: Top Gifts for Grandpa

May 16, 2013

There’s something about grandparents that’s so much easier and calmer (sometimes) than being with parents. Grandparents can swoop in and spoil you, and leave the tough stuff to Mom and Dad (the changing, disciplining, overall child-rearing). You have two generations of distance (and, some would say, a common enemy!).

As part of our Father’s Day series, we wanted to include a salute to all grandfathers, who can act as second fathers or the best of friends. Doting, devoted, seasoned, sarcastic: they’ve seen it all, and have the best stories and advice (or, perhaps, dated advice that’s still entertaining and unforgettable).

We sometimes associate grandfathers with free time (assuming they’re retired), and therefore a lot of coffee. We all know how much they can like their chair, their paper, their mug, so why not give him another one that’s unquestionably his — that he can add to “my collection”? With the “We Love Grandpa” Mug, you can add your favorite photo and a special saying — an inside joke or sentiment of love:

Father's Day "We Love Grandpa" Mug with Photo
Father’s Day “We Love Grandpa” Mug with Photo by red_dress

Has anyone else’s grandfather grown slightly forgetful? Odds are, he could definitely use something to help him keep track of things and make life easier – like the “Best Grandpa Ever” Father’s Day Keychain, which you can personalize with all of his grandkids’ names:

Best Freakin Grandpa Ever Keychain
Best Freakin Grandpa Ever Keychain by CelebrationZazzle

For the cinephile or wise-guy grandpa, our “The Grandfather” Trucker Hat is a seriously funny nod to a classic that, odds are, he reveres as the pinnacle of movies:

The Grandfather Trucker Hats
The Grandfather Trucker Hats by babyfactory

Coming up next, we end our Father’s Day series with a round-up of our favorite gifts to make your father’s day.

Father’s Day Series: LOL Gifts for Funny Dad

May 15, 2013

As we continue our Father’s Day series, we salute the hilarious dads in our lives — the comedians, the think-they’re-comedians and the ones who just love a good laugh.

In the spirit of taking ourselves not at all seriously, this “Reserved Parking” Card is the perfect vehicle (so to speak) to express your love and appreciation — or verbally shake your fist:

Reserved Parking Cards
Reserved Parking Cards by Worlds_Greatest_Dud

If your dad is the bankroller type (lucky you), he’ll love the tongue-in-cheek “First National Bank of Dad” Mug to hold his gold-flecked coffee or tea:

1st National Bank Of Dad Mug
1st National Bank Of Dad Mug by christmasmuggifts

And for the kind of dad who has “his chair” (think: the unforgettable Martin Crane from Frasier), get him a Mr. Lazy Trucker Hat in honor of the lovable book series that he may or may not have read, but definitely fits into:

Mr Lazy Classic Trucker Hat
Mr Lazy Classic Trucker Hat by littlemissandmrmen

We love a funny dad, and this Father’s Day, he’ll love the kind of gift that says, “You deserve a laugh, today and all year round.”

Father’s Day Series: Top Gifts for the New Dad

May 14, 2013

One of the scariest things we can do in life is to have a baby. Will you know what to do when they cry? Will they ever sleep (and will you)? So when that first Father’s Day rolls around and you’ve made it in one piece, it’s a major cause for celebration.

As we kick off our series for Father’s Day, we honor all the New Dads in our lives. Each of them deserves a special, meaningful gift, whether it’s practical, touching or funny.

For starters, every dad can use a new t-shirt — remember how much laundry a new family has to do? The “This Is How I Roll” Tee is a stylin’ choice for walks through the neighborhood, the park or the mall, or even lazing at home:

Baby Stroller - This is How I Roll Tees
Baby Stroller – This is How I Roll Tees by iloveyourshirt

For a more personalized homage, give him the “1st Father’s Day” Photo Card with a priceless pic of your little one:

1st Father's Day - Photo Card
1st Father’s Day – Photo Card by ryckycreations

And for the babe of honor, the “I’m your Father’s Day gift!” Baby Tee is an adorable memento for everyone:

Cute Father's Day shirt for baby to wear
Cute Father’s Day shirt for baby to wear by mollybhappy

Your baby is the ultimate gift, of course — and the umpteenth reason to celebrate your beloved new dad.

10 Fun Dad T-Shirts

June 9, 2008

Haven’t found that perfect gift for the big man yet? Well, you better hurry up cause father’s day is next weekend (AHHH!). Don’t worry though, we’ve got a collection of great Father’s Day t-shirts that are sure to be perfect for your Dad. Check them out below, or see all of the Father’s Day t-shirts at Zazzle.

Family Guy father's day  star wars dad

World's greatest Dad name tag dark t-shirt  Dad-o-mite sweatshirt

Super Dad t-shirt  BBQ King T-shirt

Greatest Dad t-shirt  Father off duty t-shirt

Top Dad t-shirt  Dad sports supporter t-shirt

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Learn more about custom ties, custom postage and more at Zazzle.

Free Shipping for Dads!

June 2, 2008

Check out Zazzle’s new Father’s Day Center! We’ve got the place for you to shop, or create, Father’s day t-shirts, Father’s day ties, Father’s day postage, Father’s day mugs, even “king of the BBQ grill” aprons, and more! So go to the Father’s Day Center at Zazzle and get the Dad in your life a gift that is one-of-a-kind, made by you.

Order by 6/11 with the code DADSHIPSFREE and you’ll get free shipping on your next order of $50 or more!

Shop Father’s Day »

 
 
Learn more about creating business cards, funny bumper sticker and custom buttons at Zazzle.

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