― Homemade Gift Ideas for Dad ∙ Father's Day is Sunday, June 17, 2012. This year, why not give dad a homemade gift from the heart. Below is a list of free crochet patterns that would make excellent gifts for dad. ∙ 1. Crochet golf club covers by Lion Brand Yarn. A great gift for any dad that likes to golf. This pattern has an intermediate skill level and will take one skein of yarn to complete. Personalize them and make them your own by using dad's favorite colors. [...].