15 Pinterest Boards Your Dad Would Actually Be Interested In

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By Laura Vitto2014-06-14 16:30:23 UTC

This ain’t your momma’s pinboard.
Pinterest may seem like a social network dominated by crafty women and mommy bloggers, but in truth, the website has a thriving community of men who’ve curated boards dedicated to everything from fine wines to children’s art projects.

To gain a bit of insight into what dad really wants for Father’s Day, Mashable asked Pinterest to share what’s important to some of the site’s most active dads.
1. Housewares

For modern home inspiration, designer Kingsley Harris shares his streamlined and minimalist taste in furniture.
2. Craft beer

Small-batch brewing is ever popular among men on Pinterest. Follow Pinfluencer Kingsley Harris for craft beer suggestions and highlighted branding and packaging.
3. Outdoor activities

Harris also shares stunning photos of nature and camping activities on his “Outdoors” board.
4. Inspiration for the work-at-home dad

Father and blogger Chase Roper shares tips and inspiration for the stay-at-home dad. Follow his “Stuff for The Work at Home Dad” board for infographics and tutorials for working from home.
5. Gear

Leather goods, popular apps, camera equipment and other neat gear dominate the boards of Pinterest’s most influential fathers. Follow Erik Hansen for a expertly curated list of neat stuff you know you want.
6. Kid-friendly activities

Blogger and single dad Dan Pearce’s pinboard for “Children’s Art Ideas” features tutorials from his sister on how to make colorful, exciting art with younger kids.
7. Timepieces

Designer and father Josh Draper curates a board devoted to time pieces of all kinds— vintage alarm clocks, watches, wall clocks and more.
8. Star Wars

Dad and comic book enthusiast Bert Capell shares his love for George Lucas’ fictional galaxy on his Star Wars board. Follow it for incredible fan art.
9. Gardening

Find outdoor inspiration from Pinterest influencer Danny Smith, a retired father and grandfather. His DIY waterfall board offers specific tips for building and maintaining your own backyard wonderland.
10. Camping and RVs

For camping and RV inspiration, follow father and Pinterest power user Mark Salke, who shares images of vintage campers of all shapes and sizes.
11. Favorite films

Salke also uses his account to share and catalog his favorite films.
12. Perspectives on parenting

For images and quotes that will resonate with parents everywhere, follow Altay Sendil’s Parenting Perspectives pinboard.
13. Wine

Pinterest influencer and father Travis Uhlig pins photos of swoon-worthy wine cellars, wine suggestions and even ideas for recycling wine corks. Follow his “Vino” board for inspiration.
14. Recipes

Pinner Josh Rauser shares mouth-watering food photography and recipes with his followers.
15. Classic muscle cars

Mark Salke shares his taste for vintage Mustangs, Corvettes, El Caminos and more on his pinboard Classic and Muscle Cars.
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