18 Awesome Father's Day Gifts That Are Not Neckties

Father's Day is officially less than two weeks away, marking the beginning of another agonizing hunt for the perfect gift. We've long exhausted cute but cheesy ideas like DIY massage coupons and neckties, so it's high time that we get serious because another necktie is not the answer.
If you happen to feel the same way, you'll appreciate this grown-up list of tokens that will make your dad feel loved and cared for. From sophisticated travel accessories to handy cooking tools, click through for 15 gifts the special man in your life will totally appreciate.
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If your dad is a forgetful fella, this leather tray will help keep everything on his desk in one place.

Pottery Barn Saddle Leather Catchall, $23, available at Pottery Barn
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These sturdy Belgian flax towels can also be tied up as a half apron.

Snowe Chef's Towel Set, $32, available at Snowe
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Is your dad the trust-worthy handyman in the household? This customized hammer will remind him of your undying gratitude whenever he helps out around the house.

ShaynasCreationsShop Personalized Hammer, $18, available at Etsy
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This electric toothbrush is effective and easy to travel with, and a subscription service is available so dad will remember to switch out the brush head every three months.

Quip Electric Brush Set, $40, available at Quip
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If you're not a person of many words, let this mug do the talking for you.

That's All You Are a Good Dad Coffee Mug, $22.49, available at Amazon
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For dads with back problems, this lumbar pillow will be a godsend.

Bonmedico Orthopaedic Back Pillow, $34.90, available at Amazon
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A simple but sweet gift idea would be to print out your most memorable moments together and display them in these handmade frames.

CB2 Brass Floating Picture Frames, $29.95, available at CB2
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If your old man is the type to kick back with a beer while watching his favorite sports teams, he will love this time-saving bottle opener — it guarantees minimum time spent looking away from the TV.

BarWise Cap-Collecting Bottle Opener, $11, available at JosephJoseph
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Got a dad who snores a lot? This customizable pillow is filled with medical-grade materials that self-adjust to the the perfect comfort level of the sleeper, so the whole household can doze through the night in peace.

Pillow Of Health Self-Adjusting Twin Pillow, $79, available at Pillow of Health
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If your father is frequently on the road, a durable suitcase will make for a great investment gift. This carry-on is constructed from lightweight polycarbonate and fits the size requirements for most countries.

Tumi 19 Degree Polycarbonate Continental Carry-On, Glacier, $625, available at Tumi
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Whiskey connoisseur or not, your father is going to appreciate alternative cooling solutions that won't dilute his beverages.

Crate & Barrel Small Whiskey Rocks, $19.95, available at Crate and Barrel
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This slick and eye-catching water bottle — which happens to be all the rage now — will no-doubt make your dad look much cooler to his coworkers.

S'well Kelly Green Water Bottle, $35, available at S'well
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Get your dad's hipster cooking gear in check with this charming apron all covered in vintage ads.

Nordstrom at Home Dad's Elixir Apron, $29, available at Nordstrom
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This handy bottle opener — closely resembling a knuckle ring — will make a great accessory to any kitchen counter.

Studio Life.Style Brass Bottle Opener, $16, available at Studio Life.Style
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Some dads do a great job at nagging you to take good care of yourself, but they will be totally forgetful when it comes to doing the same for themselves. For the dads that carelessly catch a cold all the time, this fluffy comforter — made of top-of-the-line down from Canada — will keep him warm and toasty all year round.

Brooklinen Down Comforter, $249, available at Brooklinen
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Let's face it — pizza cutting is a job reserved for dads.

Alessi Taio Pizza Cutter, $36.50, available at Selfridges
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Made of durable bamboo, this three-piece set is for the master chefs in the house.

Lipper International Bamboo Cutting Board Set, $47.99, available at Wayfair
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This shoe shine kit will prolong the life span of your dad's favorite brogues.

Ted Baker Glitse Brogue Shoe Shine kit, $58.20, available at Ted Baker
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