3 Last Minute Father's Day DIY Gifts


Want to show Dad how much he’s appreciated this Father’s Day? A homemade gift is practical, meaningful, and guaranteed to make him smile. We've pulled together three inexpensive and unique DIY gift ideas that are Dad-approved.

As always, we're here to help! The necessary materials for these easy DIY presents can be found at your local Salvation Army Thrift Store. Visit www.thriftstore.ca/locations to check if your local Thrift Store is open for shopping.


Travel Toiletries Bag

This sleek roll-up toiletries bag combines both functionality and formality, making it a wonderful gift for any father figure in your life. Read the tutorial here.

DIY toiletries bag

Photo: The Crafty Gentleman


Countertop Phone Charging Station & Tablet Holder

This device holder and charging station is a great storage idea for all those gadgets Dad has lying around the house. Can you believe it’s made from a picture frame!? Discover how to make your own here.

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Photo: The DIY Mommy


Handprint Platter

Give Dad a hand whenever he eats dinner (literally) with a personalized platter. All you need is a platter from your local Thrift Store, and some paint, markers, and brushes! Check out the DIY here.

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Photo: Crafty Mama


These DIYs are great options to gift to yourself as well. In these times of social distancing, caring for your emotional and physical well-being as important as ever. Regardless of how you're spending Father's Day, enjoy the day and practice self-care. You deserve it.