Trying to find Father’s Day gifts for the new dad can be tough. He might try to play his newfound fatigue off with goofy Instagram stories and praise of his partner, but if he’s doing it right the man is exhausted. His daily life now includes blessings like getting puked on, sudden bouts of unexplainable crying (from the baby and both parents), terrifying responsibility, non-stop worrying, and crushing self-doubt.
Nevertheless, this is probably the happiest and most meaningful time in his life so far, and that is worth celebrating. This Father’s Day, to honor the men embarking on this new chapter—the same ones who bought baby-sized Air Jordans on eBay but forgot to pick up diapers—we’ve created a short list of gifts to make life easier, more enjoyable, and a hell of a lot more stylish.