Father's Day Gifts: From Beer to Boots to the 'Big Lebowski,' Ideas for All Types of Dads

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With Father's Day just around the corner, we've come up with a list of some seriously cool gift ideas for every type of dad. Get pops a little something to show your appreciation on the one day of the year he gets to be king.

Father's Day Gift Guide

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Massaging Bed Rest, $99.95, Brookstone.com: Treat dad to a massage -- any time! The ultra-plush material with a built in massager is just what he needs to relax and rest after a hard day of work.



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NFL Team Scoreboard Wall Clock, $99.95, Brookstone.com: Designed to resemble his favorite team's scoreboard, this wall clock is a great way to demonstrate your appreciation for his appreciation for his favorite team. Although you may not support his game-day role of couch potato, show him the love by housing some sports paraphernalia.




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Beer Bottle Glasses, $33, coolmaterial.com: Does Dad love to sip on suds to unwind when he gets home? Go green and fill up these beer glasses that are recycled from bottles. Or, for the experimental dad, how about this starter's guide, $12.23, amazon.com, on how to make his own brew?




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Rechargable Card Speaker, $73, coolmaterial.com: With all that time out of the house and on the go, it's not always easy to find time to charge your gadgets. This rechargeable card speaker charges in two hours from any USB port and can output up to five hours of audio.





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Vehicle Diagnostics for iPhone/iPad, $99.99; thinkgeek.com: For the daredevil dad who loves to put the pedal to the metal, this app connects directly to his car's engine On Board Diagnostics data and reports a number of stats directly to his iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.




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The Big Lebowski Paper Coasters, $12, etsy.com: "The Dad abides." Get Dad these edgy coasters because, let's face it, you don't want beer stains on your coffee table and he doesn't want to make his friends use floral coasters at guys night. It's a win/win situation.


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Wireless Remote Grilling Thermometer, $59.95, williams-sonoma.com: Dads are almost always master grillers -- or, at least they think they are. Now, instead of waiting around by the Weber to make sure he doesn't overcook the steaks, get him a wireless grilling thermometer so he be sure his meat grills to perfection.



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Rock Star Wallet, $30, whippingpost.com: For the rock star dad who, in his spare time, loves to shred, this wallet has a place to keep his guitar pic -- you never know when he might need it!


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Guitar Pick Punch, $25, coolmaterial.com: Another rock star gift, this guitar pick punch can turn your old credit cards into useful tools that will have the dad in your life strumming with happiness!





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Boots, $160, timberland.com: For dads who love the outdoors, these environmentally committed shoes will last a lifetime.





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Work Bag, $248, fossil.com: The working dad will appreciate this masculine, long-lasting bag. Pebbled leather and a touch of canvas lend a ruggedly vintage look to Fossil's Max Messenger Bag.






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Valet Seat Bolt Mount for iPad, $149.95, thejoyfactory.com: Safety and convenience -- what more could you ask for? The Valet Seat Bolt Mount allows dad to use his iPad in his car, hands-free. The flexible arm is easy to adjust for any height and angle, which means no more hassling and no more fumbling.



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GPS Ski Goggles, $499.95, hammacher.com: For dads who are die-hard snow lovers, these are the only ski goggles that track maximum, average and current speed, temperature, latitude/longitude, total vertical distance traversed and number of runs completed. Make sure he takes you along when he heads to Aspen.

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iRetrofone for the iPhone, $250, etsy.com: For the dad who is attached to his cell phone, this iPhone dock with working handset and USB cable compatibility will be great to keep in his office, at home or work.

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