Senior man sitting on fence holding mug, smiling. Photo: Bigshots (Getty).
When it comes to fashion, dads definitely play by their own rules. Honestly though, they deserve to be able to wear what they want. After all, they’ve had to put up with our nonsense for years, and took care of us even when they had no idea what to expect. So we can cut them a little slack if they don’t have time to keep up with the latest fashion trends and tend to stick to their dad clothing.
That being said, some of the things they insist on wearing are downright hilarious. It’s like all the dads got together and decided on a clearance bin-only clothing lifestyle that has brought them to where they are today. But let’s not speak for them; let’s let their dad duds do the talking for us. Here are 12 articles of clothing that every father is apparently required to own. Warning: things are about to get ugly around these parts. Only fathers will be oblivious to recognizing the absurdity in the following gallery.