Gail from My Repurposed Life creates treasures from trash like these colorful spindle candlesticks.
I know my dad would have loved these because he was always creating cool things from wood. If you wanted to make them more funky, you could add stripes or sparkles. See the spindle candlesticks tutorial for more.
Gail from Can’t Stop Making Things came up with this awesome music note candle after admiring a similar one in Pottery Barn’s catalog.
Jeweled Baby Food Jar Votive Holder
Finally, Kaboose shares this easy kid friendly candle project for Father’s Day. To personalize this votive holder further, you could use uniquely shaped buttons that reflect your dad’s personality. See Easy Jeweled Votive Candleholder for the tutorial.