How to Choose the Perfect Father's Day Card for Every Dad

Choosing the perfect Father's Day card can sometimes feel like a chore, especially when you want it to reflect just how much you appreciate everything he does. Here are some tips to help you select the perfect card for every type of dad.


1. Consider His Personality

Think about what makes your dad unique. Is he funny, sentimental, or serious? His personality should guide your choice of Father’s Day card. A funny dad might appreciate a card with a great joke, while a sentimental dad might prefer something heartfelt.


love you dad father's day card



2. Reflect on Your Relationship

Consider the nature of your relationship. A card from a young child might be different from one given by an adult child. Think about shared experiences and inside jokes that could make the card more meaningful.


Father's Day Card with an illustration of a cheering cyclist. Text reads "Happy Father's Day, You're My Champion"

3. Match His Interests

If your dad has a specific hobby or interest, find a card that reflects that. Whether it's golf, fishing, music, or cooking, there are cards that cater to every kind of interest.


funny fathers day card from the cat


4. Personalise It

Adding a personal touch can make any card special. This could be a handwritten note, a shared memory, or even a custom photo. Personalisation shows that you've put thought into writing the card. Check out our range of personalised Father's Day cards!


typographic fathers day card


5. Think About the Design

The design of the card is just as important as the message. Choose a card with colours, fonts, and graphics that your dad will enjoy. If he has a favourite colour or a love for minimalist designs, keep that in mind.


funny takeaway fathers day card


6. Quality Matters

Opt for high-quality cards with good paper and printing. A well-made card can make a better impression and can be kept as a keepsake.


Red Father's Day Card with an ilustration of a cartoon tennis ball holding up a tennis racket. Text reads "Dad, You're Ace"


7. Consider Eco-Friendly Options

If your dad is environmentally conscious, choose a card made from sustainably sourced or recycled materials. There are many options available, and all Ohh Deer Father’s Day cards are printed onto FSC paper using vegan inks. Oh, and you can even plant a tree when you use our 3 for 2 offer!


Red Father's Day Card with an illustration of a pug farting. Text reads "Happy Farter's Day"


8. Humour is Key

For dads who love to laugh, a humorous card can be the perfect choice. Look for cards with clever puns, funny illustrations, or even interactive jokes. Check out our selection of funny Father's Day cards here.


Father's Day Card with an illustration of 2 cartoon stars. Text reads "Thanks For Helping Me Shine Dad"

9. Add a Sentimental Touch

If your dad is the sentimental type, a card with a heartfelt message can mean the world. Choose cards that express love, gratitude, and appreciation.



Choosing the perfect Father's Day card is all about considering what makes your dad special. By reflecting on his personality, interests, and your relationship, you can find a Father’s Day card that truly resonates. Remember, it's the thought and effort that count the most. Happy Father's Day!


Why not take a look through our unique and high-quality Father's Day cards today?

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