Father’s Day Gift Ideas 2021: Personalized Clocks

Father's Day
Father's Day

A personalized gift is nearly always a better option than an ordinary present. Getting a name and/or message added to mugs, cutting boards, tools, pillows and other items will show the recipient how special they are to you. This Father’s Day, celebrate your dad with a personalized timepiece from Chelsea Clock. Since 1897, our master clockmakers have been assembling these clocks in the U.S.

Why to Get Dad a Clock

Happy Father's Day! - The Benefits of Clock Gifts
Happy Father's Day! - The Benefits of Clock Gifts


Of all the personalized Father’s Day gift ideas, a handcrafted luxury clock may be the most exceptional. You know it’s something he will use, as the clock on a smartphone or even a watch just can’t compare to an elegant, high-quality clock. Investing in a Chelsea clock goes the extra mile.

These chronometers are crafted using the finest materials and time-honored techniques that make Chelsea clocks both functional and stylish. Furthermore, they’re made to last generations — so long after a pillow has gone flat or cutting board has been scuffed up, Dad’s Chelsea clock continues providing practical sophistication to any space.

Customized Father’s Day Clock Options

Nearly all Chelsea clocks can be personalized is some way, shape or form. If the clock has a brass/metal casing, we can inscribe up to five lines of text in an assortment of fonts. We can also engrave or screen-print a logo on the dial. Another option is adding an engraving plate to the clock itself or to a base or wall plaque. Contact the Chelsea Clock sales department at 866-899-2805 or sales@chelseaclock.com to discuss more Father’s Day personalization options.

Engraved Clocks
Engraved Clocks

Personalized Clocks for Dad

Here are five of our best personalized Father’s Day clock gifts for dads and granddads:

1. The Ship’s Bell Collection — Our flagship clock will be appreciated by dads who are maritime enthusiasts or just like vintage style. Its mechanical movement powers rich-sounding chimes that follow the mariner watch code. The Ship’s Bell Clock is available in many sizes with or without a base.

2. Embassy Clock in Brass — A special message on the top of this classic desk clock is the perfect finishing touch. It’s available with Roman or Arabic numerals and a brass or nickel finish, giving you many choices. Since the Embassy operates using a German quartz movement, Dad can experience its beauty without weekly winding.

3. Engraved Military Clock — If you or your dad served in the U.S. Navy, he’ll appreciate these personalized clocks. It celebrates the two most important things in your life: family and country. We can add the Navy insignia to more than a dozen different clocks, including the Ship’s Bell, Presidential Clock, Chart Weight Clock and Boardroom Clock.

4. Cable Paperweight Clock — Want to get Dad a great gift, but are on a tight budget? The Cable Paperweight Clock is one of our most affordable luxury clocks. It measures 2 inches in diameter but still has room for engraving on the side. A precision quartz movement helps Dad tell time while the nautical helm and rope design adds unmistakable seaside style.

5. Master Weather Station — This three-in-one wall clock set includes a clock, barometer and tide instrument from the Carbon Fiber nickel collection. Dad will be able to track the weather from home, the office or a boat. The instruments are mounted on a black hardwood wall plaque with an engraving plate at the bottom.