Best Christmas Gifts 2021 for New Dads

The holidays are here! The perfect Christmas gifts for new dads are the ones that simplify this life, make parenting easier, and make him smile. Read on for gift ideas for new fathers for any budget.

Christmas Gifts for New Dads Under $30

OXO Tot Space Saving Drying Rack – $25.99


With a new baby, dish duty often falls on dads. And all those tiny bottle parts, pacifiers, and pump parts can really pile up on the counter. This space-saving drying rack is designed with new parents in mind, and neatly hanging up all those little parts instead of losing them to the depths of a traditional drying rack is oddly satisfying. 

Your Baby’s First Word Will Be Dada Board Book by Jimmy Fallon

For the comedy lover, this hilarious board book is the perfect gift. Jimmy Fallon ensures that reading this book aloud will leave any new dad laughing. 

Happiest Baby on the Block Bundle – $28.50

Give the gift of expert soothing baby skills with this bundle from renown pediatrician Dr. Harvey Karp. With a book, DVD, soothing sounds CD and swaddle, this kit teaches anyone the tricks to calm a fussy baby. 

One Line a Day 5-Year Memory Book – $16.95 

Capture the fleeting everyday moments of early parenthood with this simple memory journal. Five years will fly by, and with this book dads will be able to remember a snippet from each day. 

Christmas GIfts for New Dads Under $150

De-Longhi 15 Bar Espresso Machine – $131

New fatherhood and caffeine go hand in hand. This affordable espresso machine brings the coffeehouse to your kitchen with the option to brew single or double espressos, cappuccinos, lattes, and more. This gift will have any sleep-deprived new father weeping with joy. 

Schwinn Deluxe Child Carrier – $99.99

For the cycling dad, this affordable carrier is the perfect gift. Ride in style with your toddler safely in tow, introducing them to the world of cycling before they’re ready for their own two wheels. 

GCI Outdoor Firepit Rocking Chair – $75

With this outdoor rocking camping chair, new dads can rock the baby anywhere and everywhere. With a beverage holder, mesh back, padded armrests, and easy folding system, this chair is a no-brainer for any outdoorsy dad. 

The Dad Hoodie – $98

For the minimalist dad, the Dad Hoodie is essential. Replace that bulky diaper bag with this hoodie that can hold all the essentials – diapers, wipes, bottles, baby food pouches, keys, wallet, and more. He’ll feel like a superhero when he has everything he needs to parent right within easy reach. 

Aeezo 9” Digital Photo Frame – $103.99 

This sleek digital photo frame is a wonderful gift for new parents. With its ability to instantly connect to WiFi and store 30,000+ photos, new parents won’t have to agonize over which adorable photo of their little one to frame. Show off them all!

Kindle Paperwhite E-Reader – $129.99

For bookwork parents, the Kindle Paperwhite e-reader is a must. Take advantage of snippets of time to read on-the-go or in the dark, without having to lug around heavy books or hurt your eyes. With its lightweight design and gentle glare-free display, the Kindle Paperwhite is perfect for reading in the dark with a sleeping newborn in your arms, or at a bright park on a sunny day.  

Instant Pot 6-qt 9-in-1 Pressure Cooker – $99.99

New parenthood is prime time to step up your meal prepping game. Whether you’re ahead of the game and ready to pop a roast in the slow cooker first thing in the morning, or you’re running late and rushing to get dinner on the table, the Instant Pot is up for the job. New dads will love the way this machine makes preparing family meals a breeze. 

Luxury Gifts for New Dads

iRobot Roomba i3+ Self-Emptying Robot Vacuum – $499

The gift that keeps on giving. This self-emptying robot vacuum is a godsend for new parents, especially once baby starts to crawl – and put everything in her mouth! 

Beats Studio3 Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones – $349.95

Let’s face it, new parenthood is woefully short on peace and quiet. These comfortable, premium quality noise canceling headphones offer a much-needed reprieve for new dads.