Your dad, boyfriend, brother, or husband will appreciate these unique yet thoughtful ideas.
Finding the perfect gift for the men in your life isn’t easy. Before settling for yet another boring gift (read: ties), take some time to really think about what the guy you’re shopping for would love to unwrap on Christmas morning (See? Ties are still a “no.”). This list of gifts for men, which is full of thoughtful ideas to match any budget, takes care of any guy on your holiday shopping list.
1 . Sleep Aid Device
His snoring may be what’s keeping you up at night, but it’s also an indicator that he may not be getting a full night’s rest. Ensure that he can start catching Zzz’s even earlier with this touch-sensitive device that teaches him how to fall asleep naturally in half the amount of time.
He can hang this outdoor game in the backyard and the whole family will want to play all summer long. Come wintertime, he can move it indoors to keep the fun going.
With this Shark Tank-approved bib, he can keep his beard looking trim without making a mess of your bathroom sink. That means it’s a gift for you, too.
Spice it up with an assortment of seven tongue-tingling hot sauces, from mild Garlic Herb to mouth-searing Ghost Pepper. You’ll probably see them on almost every gift guide for men we have, because they’re that good.
Slim enough to slide right in his wallet, this multi-purpose tool is a bottle opener, screwdriver, saw, ruler, wrench, and more. It even comes stored in a faux leather sleeve to keep it nice and secure.
Wrapped around his wrist or belt, gift your go-to handyman this magnetic strap that keeps screws, nails, bolts, and washers organized and accessible.
Now, he has no excuses to not pick up your calls. This compact docking station can charge six of his gadgets at once, so he never runs on empty.
Mike Warren has already racked up thousands of views on his YouTube channel with his sharp slicing videos, but now you can see the effects of his high-pressure waterjet cutter up close in this photo-heavy volume. Five themed chapters include everything from a laptop to a novelty fish singing toy.
9 . Novel Duffel Bag
Help him travel in style with this bag from Herschel Supply Co., which is just as functional as it is fashionable. There’s even a special compartment to store his smelly sneakers, in case he prefers to use it as a gym bag.
10 . Caséta
With these smart plugs, he’ll be able to set the mood with dimmed lights at the touch of a button. He can even connect it with Amazon Alexa, the Google Assistant, and Nest to schedule lights on a timer.
Fitbit’s best-selling swim-proof tracker offers even more insights about his heart rate, calorie burn, sleep, and more. It’s officially the year that he crushes his fitness goals, once and for all.
12 . Wooden Bottle Caddy
Calling those with guys who love beer: The cast iron bottle opener acts as a bonus to this sturdy carrier made of Acacia wood. Earn even more points by filling it with a six-pack from your local brewery before gifting.
Don’t let him cycle away empty-handed. This do-it-all tool packs in all the essentials — wrenches, screwdrivers, and more — to keep his bike in mint condition.
You can’t go wrong with a pair of Bose noise-canceling headphones — and now they’re wireless! These ones won our roundup for best wireless headphones, had the top-ranked sound quality in the GH Institute’s test, and they were rated comfiest by our testers.
He’ll wake up to a rich, bold cup of coffee thanks to this drip coffee maker. Plus, if he’s not pleasant before his morning brew, this budget-friendly device can be programmed to start brewing on a timer.
If he can’t leave the house without making his morning coffee, he needs this easy-to-use french press to get the job done in four minutes flat.
Upgrade his go-to cable knit beanie to this tunes-playing beanie. Built-in sneakers stream music or calls from his phone via Bluetooth. Bonus: The speaker is removable, making this machine washable.
Your sous chef will be ready to go with this smart cooking device. It’s also easy to control, which is a must when he’s slicing, dicing, and getting his hands dirty.
19 . Apple Airpods
The Apple Airpods are on every music loving husband’s wish list this year. They are beautifully designed, easy to use, don’t fall out and last ages on a charge.
The Airpods fit right into his pocket and he can take them everywhere!
Shaving in the shower or in the bathroom when the bath is running is a nightmare. But filling this Fogless Shower Shaving Mirror with hot shower water, ensures that the mirror stays free from fog.
This means that there are no cuts due to not being able to see where they are shaving. It is also very well made and it is designed not to fall over so it is something that is going to give them a lot of years of use.
It’s simple, sleek, and stylish. We can’t think of one guy who wouldn’t love this backpack.
From some angles, this fun phone case looks like an antique book. Bonus: It doubles as a wallet.
23 . Echo 2nd Generation
The smart speaker with Alexa is consistently a favorite gift, and it’s often on sale.