The 2014 holidays are quickly approaching, and for those who need a little extra help finding the men in their life the perfect gift, look no further. Whether your dad is a sports fan, a TV lover, or a kid at heart, we have the perfect present for you to give this season. Here are 10 original Christmas gift ideas for every type of father:
Music lover -- Let your dad’s creative side shine this holiday by purchasing him his very own DIY Guitar Pick Punch from ThinkGeek.com. The picks can be made out of everything from old credit cards to plastic packaging materials. This gift retails for $19.99. Be aware, the punch can only make standard 351-style picks.
Playful -- Make your dad’s inner child jump for joy this holiday season by gifting him his very own Hot Wheels Street Hawk Remote Control Flying Car. This Top Most Wanted List item of 2014 comes with a Duraform body that makes it able to drive and fly. Check it out in action here. It retails for $49.99 on ToysRUs.com.
Foodie -- Combine dad’s two loves, sports and food, this Christmas. For the dad who enjoys cooking in the kitchen as much as he does watching sports, the Baseball Glove Oven Mitt from PertualKid.com is the perfect gift. This item retails for $12.
World traveler -- Help dad keep track of his travels with UncommonGoods.com’s Scratch Map. Using a coin, this map (23 inches high and 32 inches wide) allows its user to show off the different locations they have visited worldwide. This item sells for $20.
Handyman -- What do you give a guy who has every tool under the sun? The newest and greatest invention, of course. The Pocket Monkey Wallet Utility Tool from Zootility Tools gives you the features of several tools in one light-weight, 1-millimeter thin product. Not only does the tool work as a screwdriver, a hex wrench and a ruler, it’s also an orange peeler, a bottle opener and a smartphone kickstand. It retails for $14 at Signals.com.
TV/movie lover -- Give the guy in your life every show, movie and YouTube video the world has to offer with Amazon.com's Fire TV stick. This new item connects through the HDMI port in your television and gives instant access to endless hours of content on Netflix, Amazon Prime Instant Video, Hulu Plus and more. The Amazon Fire TV stick retails for $39.
Metrosexual -- Any man who is meticulous about his appearance will appreciate being gifted the Micro Touch One Razor this holiday. This best-selling, As Seen On TV product claims to provide an “incredibly close” shave with just a single blade. It’s chrome-plated, easy to grip and available at Walmart.com for $19.88.
New dad -- Help the new dad on your list capture all of the memories life has to offer by giving him the Vivitar ViviCam X018. This digital camera is not only affordable at $39.99, but it also has great features for a new parent such as a light-weight design, a 4X digital zoom perfect for tricky shots, an anti-shake capability and an LCD flip screen. You can purchase this item on Amazon.com.
Sports fan -- Help dad keep track of the games he has attended, as well as any other ticketed event, by purchasing him his very own Ticket Stub Diary. This book, which retails for $14.95 on Gifts.com, has 52 pages and 118 ticket sleeves. It is made with 100 percent recycled paper stock.
Done shopping for dad? Check out our mom/women 2014 Christmas gift guide.