38 fathers day crafts

There's everything from make your own cards to DIY wash bags in our fathers day crafts round up! Treat the man in your life to something homemade this Fathers Day.

How to make a waterproof wash bag

It’s time show your Dad just how much you appreciate him with these fathers day crafts. We’ve gathered over 30 fathers day crafts which means there’s something for every type of dad out there.From cross stitch cards to practical wash bags, give the man you love something extra special.


Fathers day crafts


A handmade card

Fathers day crafts fish cards

First up you’ll need a card! We’ve got a whole bunch of free fathers day cards for you to choose from including this fishy one designed Naomi Skinner and created by Ruth Southorn. We have fishing cards, cricket cards, garden cards and more in our card making section.


Beer caddy

fathers day crafts beer caddy

Make Dad his own beer caddy this fathers day with DIY Candy’s free tutorial.


Wash bag

How to make a waterproof wash bag

You know what we like? Fathers day crafts that your dad can use for years to come and our free waterproof wash bag will do just that.


Glasses case

fathers day crafts glasses case

Upcycling fathers day crafts are good for the planet and give an extra touch to your gifts. Turn an old tie into a glasses or sunglasses pouch with Diane Gilleland tutorial.


Knitted socks

Free men's socks knitting pattern

Another practical fathers day craft is socks. Rhian Drinkwater’s knitted socks will keep cold toes warm all year round.



Bow tie sewing pattern

For all the fancy dads out there make them one of Jennie Jones’ easy sew bowties.


Tool belt

crafters_tool_belt_fathers day

Faith Provencher’s detachable apron tool belt is a fathers day craft that we’d love to make ourselves! Go from the shed to the kitchen looking very chic.



Free No. 1 Dad Rosette Cross Stitch Pattern by Rhona Norrie

Nothing shows appreciation more than a rosette! Stitch Rhona Norrie’s fathers day design.


Tablet stand

DIY-Cutting-Board-Tablet-Holder-fathers day craft

For dads who love cooking and online recipes make him Love Grows Wild’s tablet stand.


Beer cosy

Beer cosy knitting pattern

Knit up Sarah Dennis’ beer cosy, pop a beer in and gift this fathers day.


Pin badge cufflinks

fathers day DIY cufflinks

Pick up some pin badges (you could pick his favourite country, sports team, game console…) and turn them into cufflinks with Mrballeng’s tutorial.


Beer can planters

BeerCanPlanter fathers day crafts

For green fingered fellows turn their favourite drink brands into planters with The Merry Thought’s tutorial.


Crochet lens covers

crochet-lens-cover fathers day crafts

Keep camera lenses dust-free with Little Yellow Wheelbarrow’s crochet tutorial.


Camera strap

camera strap fathers day craft tutorial

Another fathers day craft for budding photographers! LBG Studio’s strap has pockets too so dad can keep his camera cap safe while he’s snapping away.



fathers day crafts handkerchiefs

Personalise some hankies for your dad by following papernstitchblog’s tutorial.



fathers day crafts rucksack

Follow charmedbyashley’s fold over rucksack tutorial and fill it with treats for fathers day.


BBQ kit

fathers day crafts bbq kit

For dad’s that love to grill make them a BBQ kit! We loved this one by Jacquelyn Clark which includes sauces, spices and an apron (Jacquelyn bought hers but you could go fathers day craft crazy and make your own!).


Hip flasks

personalised hip flask fathers day crafts

Pick up a hip flask and customise it with your dads favourite print using this tutorial from Burkatron.


Fishing lures

fathers day fishing lures

If the man in your life is a fishing lover then why not make him these DIY fishing lures? Christina shows you how to transform old bottle caps into lures on her blog.


Beard oil

diy-beard-oil fathers day crafts

For all the beardy blokes out there Gemma from thesweetestdigs has a perfect fathers day craft. Make her DIY beard oil and print her free label for a professional looking touch!


Docking station

nightstand-valet-docking-station-fathers day crafts

This DIY docking station by Houseful of Handmade will keep messy cables tidy and keep all dad’s prize possessions in one place.




Bring your crochet game with these leather coasters by Make and Do. The crochet edging give them an added touch. If you don’t know how to crochet we have some fab beginner videos and tutorial to help you out.



Rustic-Leather-Handle-Tray-2- fathers day

Bring out dad’s fathers day breakfast on this beautiful tray. Southern Revival shows you how to make and gift one this fathers day.


Men’s shirt

mens shirt fathers day gifts

If you’re a skilled sewist then make a shirt this fathers day. Melly Sews has a free pattern and video tutorial to show you how to make your own. If you’re just starting out sewing then use our sewing kits for beginners guide to get all your essentials first!


Wooden bottle stoppers

DIY bottle stoppers fathers day crafts

A Beautiful Mess have loads of amazing fathers day crafts on their blog and we especially love these DIY wooden bottle stoppers.


Cheese board

diy cheese board fathers day crafts

Whip up Coco Kelly’s gorgeous marble and wood cheese board for a fathers day gift.


Overnight bag

over night bag tutorial fathers day craft

Make The Polka Dot Chair’s overnight/travel bag and whisk him away on a fun-packed fathers day weekend.


Wax seal

wax seal fathers day crafts

Give your dad the royal treatment with Erica Chan Coffman’s wax seal tutorial.



fathers day crafts keychain
fathers day crafts keychain 1

Stormdrane’s key chain lanyard makes a quick and practical fathers day gift.


Wine rack

fathers day crafts wine rack

If your dad’s more of a wine man than beer then make him this DIY wine rack using April Wilkerson’s tutorial.


Coffee stand

coffee stand fathers day craft

Coffee lovers will love The Merry Thought’s rustic looking stand.


Tie clip

leather tie stamp clip fathers day crafts

Lovely Indeed shows you how to make leather tie clips for fathers day.


Photo cube

fathers day crafts photo cube

Fathers day crafts are extra special when they’re personalised. Use Birds Party’s tutorial to make a photo cube covered with memories.


 Covered notebooks and books

DIY-_-Origami-Embroidered-Book-Cover fathers day crafts

Fathers day crafts for book worms lands with Lana Red Studio. She shows you how to make this cool covered notebook but you could also turn it into a book cover.


Phone case

phone case fathers day crafts

Kojo Design’s leather phone case tutorial is free and a fab make for any tech-loving dads.


Snack pot

Fathers day crafts snack pack

Snacks are always a winning gift. Sarah Hearts has free printables that you can hang around your snack jars.


Cross stitch designs

Fathers Day cross stitch patterns

Lucie Heaton’s fathers day cross-stitch crafts will decorate all your gifts with super cute motifs. We love the idea of making a photo album full of favourite memories too!


Crochet waistcoat



We’ve got loads of fathers day crafts for crochet lovers here on Gathered. We especially love Ruth Maddock’s crochet waistcoat and think the special man in your life would too.


We hope you’ve found a fathers day craft from our list that your dad will love. Share your creations with us on Instagram – we’d love to see them!