You’ve probably heard of push presents for moms because they do all the hard work during labor, but what about a push present for dad? Yep, it’s a thing!
Many people wonder why guys would get a push present. After all, they’re not the ones doing the real pushing during delivery. But, he has been around for nine months, hopefully emotionally supporting you and taking care of all those midnight craving runs.
That’s why many people look for a push gift for dad. They have a lot on their plates too and are about to take on a big responsibility, just like mom.
So, what do you get as a push present for dad? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with 35 ideas he’ll love!
In this article
- Short On Time? Here Are Our Top 3 Gift Choices
- Top 35 Gift Ideas
- 1. Matching Shirts
- 2. Kangaroo Shirt
- 3. Dad-to-be Gift Box
- 4. Engraved Watch
- 5. Monthly Coffee Subscription
- 6. Neck Massager
- 7. Spa Gift Certificate
- 8. Tile Mate for Keys
- 9. Board Book to Read with Baby
- 10. Dad Joke Book
- 11. Lounge Pants
- 12. Comfy Hoodie
- 13. Dad and Me Picture Frame
- 14. Dad Engraved Titanium Bracelet
- 15. Smart Speaker Echo Dot
- 16. New Tablet
- 17. YETI Cooler
- 18. Streaming Service Subscription
- 19. Baby Carrier for Dad
- 20. Airpods
- 21. Brilliant Smart Home Control
- 22. Bluetooth Shower Speaker
- 23. HyperChiller Instant Iced Coffee Maker
- 24. Smart Speaker
- 25. Smartwatch
- 26. Tickets to His Favorite Sporting Event
- 27. Dad Diaper Bag
- 28. Star Wars Dad shirts
- 29. Newspaper from the Day of Baby’s Birth
- 30. Selfie Stick Tripod
- 31. Dad BBQ Tools
- 32. Dad Coffee Mug
- 33. “Gift Certificate” for a Dad Day
- 34. Funny Dad T-shirt
- 35. Baby Handprint Kit
Short On Time? Here Are Our Top 3 Gift Choices
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Top 35 Gift Ideas
Who said mom is the only fashionista? Dad can have some fun too in the clothing department. Matching onesies and shirts are a very cute push gift for dad. Take this “Player One”, “Player Two” combo. It’s super cute and he’s bound to love it.
A kangaroo shirt is another fun clothing idea. This lets dad have some skin-to-skin bonding with his new baby by letting him hold the baby in his shirt.
If you’re looking for something sentimental and useful at the same time, this dad-to-be gift box could be a winner. It comes with a handbook for dad as well as a keychain, onesie, and some other goodies.
4. Engraved Watch
If your man likes watches, an engraved watch with a message related to his new dad role is sure to be a winner.
A new baby means less sleep and more caffeine. If your man is a coffee drinker, you may want to consider a monthly coffee subscription. This comes with lots of perks because there’s something new brewing each month. He can see which coffee he likes best and which one gives him a real jolt.
Holding the baby 24/7 is going to put stress on everyone. A neck massager can help to reduce stress and help your aching joints. This one has heat and deep tissue options.
7. Spa Gift Certificate
Who says spas are just for women? Your man would thoroughly enjoy a spa gift certificate to get a massage.
Once the baby is here, things are going to be chaotic and amid it all, he’s bound to lose his keys. A Tile Mate is a GPS tracker for his keys so he’ll never lose them for good. It also works for wallets and other items that also seem to get lost in the shuffle.
Dad is bound to have plenty of storytime with his new baby. A special book for just him and baby is a great idea. “My Dad is Amazing!” is just one fabulous choice.
10. Dad Joke Book
Now that he’s going to join the ranks, your partner can tell some dad jokes. This makes a funny push gift for dad. Beware, you’ll have to actually listen to these jokes once he gets the book.
11. Lounge Pants
Dad is going to be hanging out a lot around the house once the baby gets here, so let him be comfy in lounge pants. Anything loose fitting and soft will do the trick. These by Southpole are a favorite because they’re soft and fit well.
12. Comfy Hoodie
If you’re going to get the lounge pants, you need the comfy hoodie too. This is a good idea when dad just wants to relax. This one from Gildan makes a good push gift for dad because it’s soft and comes in a variety of colors.
Give him something to look forward to when he gets that first photo with his new baby. A dad and me picture frame will give him somewhere to show off his new photo.
Let him show off his new title with this engraved titanium bracelet. It’s a simple bracelet that comes with a lot of heart.
Let him have a personal assistant with the Echo Dot. He can check the weather, check the headlines, and even use it to control things in your home.
16. New Tablet
A new tablet makes a great push present for dad. He can use this wherever he goes. Whether it’s to connect to a Zoom meeting or watch a show online, he’ll love a new tablet.
17. YETI Cooler
You really can’t go wrong with a YETI cooler as a push gift for dad. These are all the rage these days and guys love them.
18. Streaming Service Subscription
Dad is going to be up in the middle of the night a lot so he may want to have some entertainment. A subscription to a streaming service makes the perfect gift.
Sure you may have a baby carrier for yourself, but what about dad? He’s going to want his own. This Tactical Baby Carrier for infants and toddlers is a good choice for a push present for dad. It’s practical and he can use it for quite some time.
When dad wants to just chill and have some alone time, he can drown out all the noise with a good pair of Airpods. They’re great for at home or if he wants to hit the gym.
This is a very cool push present for dad because he’ll be able to control a bunch of smart devices, lighting, cameras, thermostats, and more popular smart devices, lighting, cameras, locks, thermostats, and more by just replacing a light switch.
Maybe dad might want to listen to music or the game while he’s in the shower. This Bluetooth shower speaker lets him do just that. This model pairs easily to phones, tablets, and computers.
If you get this push present for dad, he better share! The HyperChiller Instant Coffee Maker chills coffee instantly. This is great for when dad is on the go or wants iced coffee but doesn’t have time to make it. This also chills all other beverages.
24. Smart Speaker
Let him take his music and everything else with him with this smart speaker. It’s portable, versatile, and is compatible with Amazon Music, Spotify, and Pandora.
If your man likes to have information at his fingertips then a smartwatch could be a good push present. This will let him answer calls, text, check emails, and much more. Just be sure you get the one that’s compatible with his phone carrier.
26. Tickets to His Favorite Sporting Event
Tickets to his favorite sporting event will be a great gift because it will give him something to look forward to, besides the baby of course!
27. Dad Diaper Bag
Dad needs his own diaper bag, but he wants to look cool. This diaper bag should do the trick. Complete with a changing pad and water bottle, dad will be ready to go anywhere.
Is dad a Star Wars fan? If so, this Darth Vader and Jedi shirt set is the perfect push present for dad. He’ll see the humor in it and enjoy it.
29. Newspaper from the Day of Baby’s Birth
This is a sweet and thoughtful gift. He can look back and see what was going on his baby was born. If you wanted to go a step further, you could frame the front page for him too.
He’s going to want plenty of selfies with his baby and a selfie stick tripod will help to make those photos come out great.
31. Dad BBQ Tools
If he’s going to be the king of the grill he’s going to need the right tools to do it. This BBQ tool set has everything he’ll need for the perfect BBQ.
32. Dad Coffee Mug
We know dad is going to be drinking more coffee, so why not give him a new mug? There are plenty of dad mugs to choose from including this one that includes all “dad nutrition facts”.
33. “Gift Certificate” for a Dad Day
If you’re looking for a push present for dad and are still stumped about what to give him, you can make a gift certificate for his very own “dad day”. It could be a coupon for no diaper changes for the day or a day out…whatever you think he would like best.
Since dad will likely be on low battery status once the baby is born, this t-shirt is perfect.
Who said dads can’t be sentimental too? This baby handprint kit is the perfect gift for a dad who wants to remember his baby’s first days.
With all of these gifts to choose from, you’re bound to find the perfect one. Remember, you’re already giving him the best gift of all…his new baby.