If you judged dads by the Father’s Day cards in the racks, it would seem like all dads ever do is golf, drink beer, and hog the TV remote. But the dads in our lives are so much more interesting and nuanced which is why we love turning to Uncommon Goods for unique gifts for unique dads.

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Father's Day gifts from Uncommon Goods: This personalized frame with your child's handwriting is such a special gift.Personalized “Note to Dad” picture frame ($70+)
Your child’s handwritten note make this so much more than “just” a picture frame. The sturdy metal clip makes it easy to change out photos or drawings as often as he wants.

Related: 8 ideas for homemade Father’s Day cards from the kids. Keep tissues nearby. | Father’s Day Gift Guide

Uncommon Goods Father's Day gifts: "Secret" Cool Dad t-shirtSecretly cool dad embroidered tee shirt ($28)
This is a terrific Father’s Day gift for the dad who doesn’t brag about his rad-ness (is that a word?)  And what better accomplishment than being called a “cool dad” by the kids?

Uncommon Goods gifts for Father's Day: Dad's Playbook book of advice from coaches.Dad’s Playbook: Wisdom for Fathers from the Greatest Coaches of All Time ($13)
He’ll love these bits of fatherly wisdom from sports’ greatest coaches.

Related: DIY gift basket ideas for Father’s Day: Get inspired with these 5 fun themes!

Uncommon Goods Father's Day gifts: BBQ subscription gift for the dad who loves to grill.Backyard BBQ Essential Subscription (3 or 6 months, $155-$302)
Spice up the Grill Master’s grilling routine with monthly packages of interesting grilling tools, spices, and kits. Plus, he’ll be reminded of your awesome gift-giving talents months after Father’s Day has passed.

Related: 19 cool subscription gifts for men this Father’s Day…from fair trade coffee to tech toys and everything in between

Uncommon Goods Father's Day gifts: DIY Whiskey-making kit---or find kits for making or infusing, gin, tequila, vodka, and other beverages.Whiskey making kit ($65, alcohol not included)
For the dad who loves to savor a bit of whiskey from time to time, this beautifully arranged kit makes an amazing gift. Add on a bottle of vodka for a “ready-to-go” kit that he can start tinkering with right away.

Dad not into whiskey? Uncommon Goods has several Drink and Cocktail Kits, including a Gin Making Kit, a Tequila Infusion Kit, as well as various Wine Making Kits. And for dads who don’t drink alcohol, check out their Artisan Root Beer Kit, Bubble Tea Kit, or any one of the many DIY food kits.

Uncommon Goods Father's Day gifts: "Punny" measuring tape for dad will come in handy too!Engraved tape measure (on sale $19.99)
We love a good pun as much as any dad, so this fun little tape measure is a sweet and inexpensive gift under $20 that is very useful too!

Related: 15 cool but practical Father’s Day gifts. Because they should still feel like gifts, ya know? | Father’s Day Gift Guide

Uncommon Goods Father's Day Gifts: Wooden beer or beverage holder for outside.

Outdoor beer (or soda) table ($60)
Great for the backyard, park, or beach, this lightweight table has a built-in bottle opener so dad doesn’t even have to get up off the lawn chair to look for one. (Also, if you like this, the maker has an Etsy shop with lots of clever wooden items.)

Uncommon Goods Father's Day gifts: Dad & Me activity cards

Dad’s Bucket List activity cards ($50)
Make lasting memories for the kids and their dad with 100 creative activity cards that will give them loads of ideas to do together.

Uncommon Goods Father's Day gift: This portable and smokeless grill will be a favorite gift this summer!

Smokeless portable fire pit and grill ($300)
Whether it’s for s’mores in the backyard, hot dogs while camping, or to gather around on a chilly night, this portable and smokeless fire pit and grill makes a really nice (and splurgey!) Father’s Day gift for the outdoor dad.

Related: 15 fabulous gourmet Father’s Day Gift ideas for dads who love to cook, grill, eat, or drink

Uncommon Goods Father's Day gifts: Uncommon Experiences has over 80 virtual classes from which to choose.

Uncommon Experiences (prices vary)
For the hard-to-shop-for dad, or the one who loves trying new things, an Uncommon Experience brings a unique virtual class right to his home. From learning how to taste coffee like a pro, to mastering knife skills, or “How To Whiskey“, there are over eighty experiences to choose from, all taught by experts in their respective fields.