Whether you're celebrating a dad, grandad or an alternative father figure, this year it feels important to make an occasion of Father's Day. Explore ethical and eco friendly Father's Day gifts you'll both love! We've got ideas for nature-lovers, creative dads, competitive dads and lots more!
For 150 more Father's Day gift ideas check out our father's day gifts that give back collection, or explore hundreds of inspiring ethical and sustainable gifts that support charities, empower people and protect the planet at Good Things.
For the adventurous dad
Perfect to grab for camping trips, long journeys or for exercise, these hard-wearing water bottles are also insulated and keep drinks hot for 12 hours and cold for 24!
Jerry Bottles raise funds to build wells and water pumps in India and Tanzania. Insulated metal water bottle, large, £23
For the playful one
The time is always right for a pirate adventure! This fiendish and strategic two-player game is a battle for the high seas. Race to raft together your wooden ship tiles, or sink - or scupper - four ships before your dad does!
The game is Fair Trade, plastic free and comes presented in this beautiful hand-crafted wooden treasure chest. The set up of the tiles is different every time so it only gets more competitive! Raft and Scupper, £29
Send a special message
Explore a selection of fun and colourful recycled cards that do Good Things - from planting trees to championing the work of artists with disabilities. It's easy to add a handwritten card to any of our Father's Day gifts too. We'll hand write your personal message and send the card with your gift, straight to your dad's door. Recycled cards from £2.99
For the globe-trotting dad
As we finally look forward to holidays and weekends away, this washbag is a taste of the adventures to come! This canvas washbag has a screenprinted Tanzania stamp, loads of room for toiletries, flat faux leather waterproof base and waterproof lining.
Made by Neema Crafts, a social enterprise changing lives in Tanzania by working with people with disabilities; providing training in tailoring and craft skills, and then employment making this washbag and lots more. Tanzania Washbag, £15
For the animal lover
We love these soft and sustainable socks that also help protect orangutans! Bare Kind creates gorgeous, high quality socks in a range of animal designs. Each pair helps an animal charity working to protect the animal featured on the sock. Orangutan animal socks, £9.50
For the competitive dad
Hedgeways is a luxury two-player strategy game that's sustainably made and very competitive! Enclose fields using your colourful 'hedge' tiles. Each time you enclose a field you get a point - but your hedges must be linked!
We love the way it's plastic-free and made using sustainable materials - check out the ingenious hinged wooden box! Hedgeways Strategy Game, £24
For the gardener
These wildflower seeds make a lovely gift for gardeners and nature-lovers. The gift set contains five packets of wildflower seeds, contained within a jute bag, with a bee gift tag. Each seed packet contains corncockle, corn chamomile, cornflower, corn marigold and corn poppy - between them they support 1,500 species of pollinating insect across the UK!
Made by and supporting Seed of Hope, who help people with mental health problems to change their lives through recovery-based therapeutic gardening. Wildflower Seed Gift Set, £10
For the organised dad
For the list-lover, artist or ideas guy, these notebooks are stylish and 100% recycled. Better still, every notebook helps fund education projects around the world. Choose from three designs and lined or plain pages. Notes A5 Notebook, £7.99
Whether it's a birthday present, inspiring stationery that supports education projects, or a thoughtful gift for difficult times, we've got you sorted. Discover lots more in our gifts for dad collection, or check out all gifts for adults.
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At Good Things you’ll find inspiring ethical and sustainable gifts that support charities, empower people and protect our planet. Discover gifts for all ages and inspiring ideas like cards that plant trees, handmade cushions empowering people in Tanzania and eco toys made from recycled milk bottles. Have a look at our collections.