A guide to buying the best Christmas gifts for the man you love along with suggestions for fantastic Christmas gifts for men.
One of the most important people to include in your Christmas gift list is the man you love. You may wish to buy them one meaningful or expensive present, or you may prefer to buy him several cheaper and smaller gifts to enjoy. Whichever option you choose, it is important that you put some thought into choosing the right gift to make sure it is something appropriate and that will please them. To help you make this decision, here is a buying guide that outlines the factors you should consider and some fantastic ideas for Christmas gifts for the man you love.
A Buying Guide for Buying Christmas Gifts for the Man You Love
The gist you buy for the man you love is one of the most important gifts you will buy at Christmas, so you should give it plenty of thought before making a purchase. There are several factors you should consider, and the following buying guide outlines these.
Each man has his own personal tastes and interests. Therefore, what may seem the perfect gift for one man is not necessarily a gift that will please another. Consider the following:
- Ask yourself whether they would prefer a romantic, practical, or fun gift.
- Think about their hobbies and what they like to do in their free time, such as outdoor activities, eating out, crafts, or fitness. They may be passionate about fashion, a type of music, or certain genres of films.
- Take the time to get to know what they like if you are in a relatively new relationship.
Purpose of the Gift
When deciding on what to buy, you should consider if you want the gift to have a purpose. Some of the purposes for which you may choose a gift are as follows:
- Practical- Some people prefer a practical gift that they can use rather than a romantic, fun, or whimsical gift.
- Fun- If your loved one is a fun-loving person, they may prefer a fun item that is enjoyable.
- Romantic- People in a relationship often choose Christmas as a time to show their love for each other, and a romantic gift is a perfect way to do this.
- Something to share- Another idea is to buy a gift that is an experience you can share. For example, you might want to watch a musical or comedy act together or share the experience of a new outdoor activity, such as kayaking or hot air ballooning. Equally, you may wish to share a romantic break.
You should decide whether the quantity of gifts is an issue you need to consider. If so, the following are some of the options:
- Single gift- There are two reasons why you would buy a single gift. The first is to put all the money you have budgeted into one special gift. The second is because you have limited funds and cannot afford to buy multiple gifts.
- Multiple gifts- You may prefer to buy multiple smaller gifts for your loved one to open. This gives more scope for buying a range of gifts that cover their interests. It also gives you the option of buying something romantic, something fun, and something practical.
- A main gift with stocking fillers- A midway between the former two options is to buy a main present that is larger or more expensive, and then to give a few stocking fillers.
For many people, the price of a gift is a significant factor in the decision-making process. Concerning the price of gifts and the total amount you spend, consider the following points:
- The quality of a gift is not always reflected in the price of an item. It is possible to get good quality gifts for a cheap price.
- Factors that affect the price of a Christmas gift for the man you love include the quality, the materials, the type of gift, the features, the size, and the brand.
- You can save money on most gifts by shopping online rather than buying from a brick-and-mortar store.
- Some couples prefer to set a spending limit together for the gifts they buy each other. This way they can both stick to a budget and one person will not feel that they have been given more than they received.
Reviews of Christmas Gifts for Men
There are so many fantastic gifts on the market that choosing something for the man you love can seem a tricky task. To help you with some ideas, the following are some of the best options for the man you love on the market now.
A fun and cheap gift to buy for a stocking filler is a mug with a funny phrase. This white ceramic coffee or tea mug features the phrase ‘You’re Awesome Keep That Shit Up’ in black print. This gift combines practicality and fun. It is a unisex item that can make the ideal secret Santa gift. This mug is durable and easy to use as it is microwave and dishwasher safe. Furthermore, the print is scratch resistant and will not wear off with lots of use.
- Practical- Although it is a fun item, it is a gift that your loved one can use.
- Durable- Made from ceramic that is microwave and dishwasher safe with scratch-resistant print.
- Large- Can hold 15 oz. of liquid, so it is ideal for those who enjoy a large hot drink.
- Lettering- Some buyers say the lettering varied slightly from the product description.
Ideal for whiskey and bourbon drinkers, this smart-looking set of six bullet-shaped chilling rocks are an appealing way to keep your drink cold. Using ice cubes can dilute the drink, but this is not a problem if you use chilling rocks as the flavor and profile are retained. The bullet-shaped chilling rocks are made from high-quality 304 stainless steel, and the set includes tongs and a velvet storage bags.
- Gift presentation- The set includes six bullet-shaped chilling rocks, a pair of tongs, and a velvet storage bag that are all presented in an attractive gift box.
- Practical and fun- Although the chilling rocks have a masculine and fun design, they are a practical gift that a loved one can use time and again to enhance their favorite drink.
- Good quality- The bullets are made from high quality 305 stainless steel, while the storage bag is made from a luxurious velvet
- Effectiveness- The drinks say cold for a limited time using these chilling rocks.
- Small size- The chilling rocks are small, so care needs taking not to swallow them.
Another practical but fun option is drinks coasters with funny phrases printed on them. This set of six coasters has a whitewashed wood finish with three different phrases, including ‘Don’t stain my table, douchebag’. Your loved one can use these for parties or for everyday use to protect their table from drinks stains. The set comes complete with a shaped holder to store your coasters when they are not in use.
- Funny phrases- Three different phrases to entertain guests.
- Practical- This is a gift they can use for practical purposes.
- Holder included- The set of coasters comes with a smart holder for storage.
- Not durable- These coasters chip easily, so they are more of a novelty item.
- Stains- The material from which the coasters are made stains easily.
An affordable option that is fun and practical is this Bluetooth beanie hat. The technological aspect of this hat has a working time of up to 20 hours and the Bluetooth 4.2 offers a strong connection. The manufacturers claim that this beanie hat plays the loudest music on the market and listening to calls is easy even in a noisy environment. The hat is stylish and comfortable as it is made from a soft double-knit material that will keep you warm in all weather.
- Good technology- The connection is strong, and the sound quality is good.
- Comfortable to wear- The double-knit material means this is comfortable to wear and will keep you warm.
- Good battery life- Last longer than most competitors with a battery life of up to 20 hours.
- Small sizes- Those who have bought this item recommended buying a larger size than you would normally order as the sizes run low.
- Poor alignment- Some people report the headphones do not line up with their ears.
Socks can seem an unimaginative gift to give to your man unless you find them a novelty pair that says something fun. These white, one-size-fits-all socks are available with three different phrases. One sock says, ‘If you can read this’, while the other sock says, ‘bring me coffee/ wine/ chocolate’. Therefore, you can choose the option that is most suitable for your loved one. These machine-washable novelty socks make a great stocking filler or secret Santa gift.
- Fun- A novelty item with three fun phrase options.
- Durable- Made from a durable yet luxurious knit cotton that is machine-washable.
- Comfortable- These unisex socks feel comfortable and are a one-size-fits-all product.
- Price- Some people felt that these were a little pricey for a single pair of novelty socks.
- Lettering- Compared to the quality of the socks, the lettering quality is poor.
If your loved one is fun-loving and enjoys a party game, then this party game is a good option for a Christmas gift. It is something that you, your partner, and any guests can enjoy over the festive season. The game consists of 250 prompt cards for players to decide who is the most likely to do specific things.
- Fun- The ideal gift for someone who is up for some fun and loves party games.
- Layer options- Suitable for playing along with your partner or with large groups of friends.
- Lack of replay value- once you have played it with a group, you cannot play it with them again. You would need a new group to play with a second time.
- Age appropriateness- Geared more towards younger players.
Some people want to buy a gift that expresses how they feel about someone, and this gift fulfills the criteria perfectly. It is a 3-inches by 3-inches wooden box that says, ‘I can’t say how much I love you too much, so this is your reminder’. Its small size is perfect as a stocking filler, and it would look great on any desk or coffee table. It is made from good quality wood, and the sides have a chevron design print.
- Stocking filler- The small size of this gift makes it perfect as a stocking filler.
- Good quality- The wood from which it is made is good quality and durable.
- Express yourself- It is a good option if you want something that lets your loved one know how you feel.
- Faded wording- Some people reported that the lettering or chevron design was faded in parts.
- Rough edges- There are reports of rough edges on the wood.
Although this copper mugs set is designed for drinking Moscow Mules, it is just as suitable for any beverage. The set is handcrafted with a hammered finish, so it looks very stylish. The two mugs can hold 16 ounces each, and the set comes with two copper straws, two copper measuring caps, a jigger, and a recipe book. It is a practical option that both you and your loved one can enjoy together.
- Quality design- Handcrafted copper items with a hammered finish dome by a blacksmith.
- Comprehensive set- includes two each of the mugs, the straws, and the measuring cups. It also includes a jigger and a recipe book.
- Stylish- Unique and stylish design.
- Bad odor- Some people said that the mugs had a strange smell like glue.
- Scratch easily- There are reports that the items scratch easily.
Ideal for men who enjoy drinking shots or who have jobs or hobbies including firearms, these novelty shot glasses are shaped like 50 caliber bullet casings. The shot glasses are made from ceramic but coated in metallic paint to give the appearance of bullet casings. Each of the shot glasses holds two ounces of fluid, and the base is imprinted with ‘.50 CALIBER’.
- Smart appearance- These shot glasses have a lovely, smart appearance that will look great on any shelf as a decorative item as well as a functional shot glass.
- Low cost- Although they look like expensive items, these shot glasses are an affordable item that makes a great stocking filler.
- Handwash only- The manufacturers recommend only handwashing these shot glasses to keep them in top condition.
- Peeling paint- If you are not careful with these shot glasses, the metallic paint starts to come away.
A novelty item for someone who is up for a laugh, this fun talking toy is perfect for the home, the office, or dorm rooms. When you hit the red button, it lights up and says, ‘That’s bullshit’. It is intended for use when someone is telling lies or exaggerating a story. In addition to the main catchphrase of the novelty item, it also has a further four bullshit related gags.
- Funny- Perfect for people who have a great sense of humor.
- Options- This novelty item has five different phrases.
- Batteries included- There are batteries provided with the novelty item so the recipient can use it as soon as they receive it.
- Potential offense- Some people would find the language used on this toy offensive.
- Pricey- For a novelty item with no practical use, it is considered pricey by some who have bought the item.
Featuring the quote ‘Have a great day’, this mug holds 13 ounces. The underneath of the mug has an image of a hand flipping the bird. It is available in six colors; black, white, dark blue, light blue, red, and orange. Made from high-quality ceramic, these mugs are both microwave and dishwasher safe, so they are a durable and practical item. They have a large, easy-grip handle that does not conduct heat, so they are suitable for both hot and cold drinks.
- Practical- The high-quality ceramic from which these mugs are made is practical as it is both microwave and dishwasher safe.
- Large handles- The size and design of the handles mean that you will have a good grip and they do not conduct the heat.
- Poor quality print- The print is not centered well, which makes the item look cheap.
For the whiskey lover, this box set is an impressive gift. There are two crystal glasses in this set, along with eight whiskey stones for cooling your drink and a soft velvet storage bag with an embroidered logo. These items are all presented in a smart, wooden gift box. Included in the purchase of this set is the free ebook ‘The Art of Whisky’.
- Comprehensive set- Set includes two glasses, eight whiskey marbles, a storage pouch, and a free ebook.
- Gift presentation- Nicely presented in an attractive wooden gift box.
- Poor box- Although the box initially looks smart, it is made of thin and poor-quality wood that is not durable.
- Stone temperature- The whiskey stones do not stay cold for very long, so they will not keep your whiskey cold for extended periods.
Similar to Cards Against Humanity but with a naughty twist, this is a fun game that you and your loved one can play together when you have your friends around. Suitable for four-plus players, you can make this game as dirty as you want. Each game lasts between 30 and 60 minutes. The game includes 400 white phrase cards and 58 red setup cards.
- A sharing gift- This is a gift that you will both benefit from and can have a great time together with friends.
- Fun- An ideal gift for someone who has a great sense of humor and doesn’t mind a bit of dirty talk.
- Confusing- Some of the cards do not pair up well and are confusing rather than humorous.
- Limitations- Once you have played it with a group of friends, it is unlikely you would want to play it with the same people again.
For those looking for a special gift for a whiskey lover, this is one of the nicest and most comprehensive sets available. It is a smart-looking set that is presented in a nice wooden box with the Royal Reserve logo. Included in the set are two glass whiskey tumbler, four natural granite chilling rocks that chill your drink without diluting it, a pair of tongs, a velvet storage bag, and a set of two slate table coasters.
- Good quality materials- A nice wooden box, crystal glasses, stainless steel tongs, slate coasters, and natural granite stones.
- Excellent presentation- The way all the items are presented in the wooden box is ideal for giving the set as a gift.
- Small glasses- Some people have said they would prefer larger glasses in the set.
- Chilling rock temperature- Many have said that the chilling rocks make little difference to the temperature of the drink.
There are six tealight fragrances with 15 tealights of each fragrance, totaling 90 pieces included in the pack. The fragrances include lavender, French vanilla, apple cinnamon, rose, and black cherry. These tealights do not produce smoke as they have a lead-free cotton wick that is coated in waxes to prevent smoke. It is estimated that each tealight has a burn time of three to four hours. The wax in the candles contains essential oils that do not splash or spill, so they are a mess-free option.
- Long burn time- With a burn time of up to four hours, these burn longer than many competitors.
- Smoke-free- Buyers like that these tealights do not release smoke or a strong smell of burning.
- Nice variety of aromas- There are six different fragrances, so you can use different fragrances around your home.
- Mild aroma- Buyers note that they would prefer a stronger fragrance as it is only mild.
- Soot- During the second half of burning, they create soot on the candle holder.
If you would like to buy a romantic gift for your loved one that you can both use to create a romantic atmosphere on many occasions, then a set of flickering flameless candles is a great idea. This set of three candles features the words ‘Laugh, Love, Live’, and they contain real wax. You can make them flicker in different colors, adjust the brightness, turn them on or off, and set on four- or eight-hour timers using the remote control, which works up to a range of 20 feet. As these are flameless, the candles are safe to use both indoors and outdoors, and when you are around children or pets. One of the candles is four-inches high, while the other two are five inches and six inches.
- Safe- Safe to use inside, outside, and around children or pets as there is no flame.
- Set different moods- The remote allows you to adjust brightness, set flickering in various colors or set timers.
- Batteries- The batteries are not included, so you will need to buy them.
- Fake looking- Despite the real wax, the candles are very fake looking.
This bedside lamp nightlight has adjustable brightness and you can select different colors to create different moods. It has a rechargeable battery that can light the night light for up to 10 hours when being used as a bedside lamp. The lamp’s other function is a Bluetooth speaker that will connect to most computers and cell phones. It can also play music directly from a TF card.
- Set the mood- Different color and brightness options allow you to set the mood.
- Easy connection- The device connects easily to Bluetooth, even from a nearby room.
- Sensitive touch buttons- The button is very sensitive, and you may accidentally adjust past your preferred option.
- Annoying voice prompts- The voice prompts on the device would wake up young children.
18.Mifine 16-in-1 Stainless Steel Professional Men’s Manicure and Pedicure Kit with Black Travel Case
Grooming kits are a popular gift option for men who like to take care of their appearance. This set contains 12 pieces of tools for hand, foot, and face care, all of which are made from good quality surgical-grade stainless steel. It is a lightweight dan transportable set that comes with all the tools in a black leather-effect travel case that opens easily with the touch of a button.
- Comprehensive set- includes all the tools a man needs for hand, foot, and face care.
- Quality materials- The tools are made from surgical grade stainless steel that does not corrode and minimizes the risk of infection.
- Sharpness variations- Some items are not as sharp as buyers would like.
- Weak fastener- The fastener on the travel case is weak and there are some problems securing it.
Many people have trouble finding their keys or wallet, and this gift is the perfect solution. This set contains one RF remote control and four stylish receivers that you can simply attach to any four items. Simply press the remote control and the receivers will light up and bleep loudly, thus helping you to find your lost items.
- Practical- This gift offers a practical solution to a common problem.
- Loud bleep- Not only do the receivers light up, but they also bleep loudly.
- Four receivers- As the set comes with four receivers, you can use the remote control on up to four of your belongings.
- Weak attachments- The attachments you use to attach the receivers to the item are weak.
- Poor signal- You must be very close to the lost item to get a signal.
Wine lovers with a sense of humor will love receiving this wine glass as a gift. The 11-ounce glass features the words ‘Prescription wine glass’, along with funny instructions for wine drinking. The same glass is also available with other funny phrase options. It has an elegant shape and is made from a thick crystal that reduces the chance of chipping or breaking.
- Quality glass- The thick crystal from which the glass is made reduces the risk of chipping.
- Stylish- It has an elegant design.
- Funny- Choice of humorous phrases to give the glasses a fun factor.
- Small size- Smaller than typical wine glasses.
• Poor lettering- The lettering washes off when the glass is used repeatedly.
If you and your loved one spend extended periods apart, then this is a romantic gift option. There is the option to buy a standard white pillow, a king-size pillow, or a throw, each of which is emblazoned with the words ‘Hug this pillow until you can hug me’. The pillowcase and throws have a soft and comfortable feel as they are made from a luxury microfiber.
- Soft fabric- Made from a luxury microfiber that is soft against the skin.
- Romantic- The perfect way to tell a loved one how you feel when you are apart.
- No pillow- It is important to note that this is a pillowcase only and that a pillow is not included.
- Stitching- Some sections of the pillowcase have weak stitching that comes undone.
A trendy and practical item, this desk organizer and docking station is a great way of keeping your desk space uncluttered. It has a versatile design that you can use in multiple ways. The main item is a wooden block with a stand and shelf that can hold items such as pens, credit cards, sunglasses, your wallet, your keys, and your watch. It also comes with a wooden coaster for your cup and a docking station to stand your cell phone or other small devices.
- Good quality- The set is made from good quality and stylish looking birch plywood.
- Practical- This practical item provides a perfect solution to a cluttered desk space.
- Versatile- There are multiple ways that you can use this organizer.
- Self-assembly- It comes in parts that you must assemble yourself.
- Docking station- Only holds a phone on its side.
A fun novelty item that is ideal for an unusual secret Santa gift, this night light fixes to your toilet. It has 16 colors and the options for dimming. The product is motion-activated, so it turns on when it detects movement nearby to light up the toilet seat. It then automatically turns off after 64 seconds if no further motions are detected. This helps to preserve the battery life of the toilet night light.
- Novelty factor- The novelty factor of this product is what makes it appealing as a gift option.
- Color options- There are 16 colors to choose between and the option to dim the lights.
- Motion-activated- Turns on when it detects motion and turns off again when no motion is detected for 64 seconds.
- Variable color brightness- Some colors are very bright while others give only a dim glow.
- Poor instructions- Some complaints that the instructions that come with the product are not clear.
This is a deceptively funny mug as the ‘Have a nice day’ phrase on the side seems perfectly pleasant. That is until you drink from the mug and the underneath is exposed to the person sitting opposite you as the underneath features an image of a hand flipping the bird. The image and logo are printed onto the ceramic mug, and the large handle makes it easy to use.
- A good handle- The handle is a good size for holding and using with comfort and ease.
- Funny design- Great for a novelty secret Santa present or a stocking filler for a loved one as the logo underneath is funny.
- Uneven rim- Some reports of an uneven rim, so the cup wobbles if you store it upside down.
- Maintenance- Not microwave and dishwasher friendly.
This scrapbook type journal measures 4,5 inches by 3.25 inches. It has 112 blank pages for you to fill in yourself with writing, photographs, or items that evoke memories of the time you have spent together. You can complete it in your own style, so it can either be saucy, romantic, or witty. Some of the pages contain prompts to give you some ideas. The journal has a hardcover that is available in various colors and designs. This is a fantastic way to make a truly meaningful and personalized gift.
- Personalized gift- Complete the journal how you want and include either writing, photographs, or memorable items.
- Design options- available in various designs to suit personal tastes.
- Hardcover- The hardcover has a removable plastic jacket to protect the journal.
- Unsuitable prompts- Some of the prompts are unsuitable, which means that you may not use some pages.
- Very small- Buyers feel that the journal is a little small.
Even if you chill your beers before drinking, they can become warm once they are poured. This copper insulated beer mug is a solution to this problem as it keeps your beer cold until you drink the very last drop. It works because there is an air pocket between the two walls of copper-coated steel. The mug holds 17-ounces and comes with a lid to take your beer with you without spilling,
- Cools beer- It does exactly what it says and keeps your beer cold.
- Smart appearance- The copper coating and shaped design mean that this is a smart-looking product that is nice for a gift.
- Flaky coating- Copper coating begins to flake over time.
- Handwash only- You cannot wash these in the dishwasher, or it ruins the appearance of the mug.
A great way for any man to keep his personal items and desk organized, this versatile valet ray offers several options for neat storage and keeping important items close to hand. The pull-out drawer is divided into a large compartment and four smaller compartments. The top of the organizer has a raised edge and is divided into a wide compartment and a narrow compartment. There are options to store many items, such as a cell phone, a wallet, car keys, stationery, jewelry, or glasses.
- Versatile- Offers various options for storage and desk organization with different sized compartments.
- Smart-looking- Made from a smart-looking painted black wood.
- Sticky drawer- Reports of the drawer sticking when you slide it out.
- Weak construction- Some buyers said it looked cheaply constructed with tacks and no glue.
Ideal as a Christmas gift for the man you love if they enjoy spending time outdoors, this is smart and masculine looking black bracelet. The bracelet is made from military-grade parachute cord that is entwined into an interesting pattern. Features of the bracelet include emergency equipment such as a small knife, a whistle, a flint fire starter, a fire scrapper, and a high-quality compass. It has a lightweight, comfortable, and durable design that makes it perfect for wearing while hiking, hunting, fishing, or enjoying any other outdoor activities.
- Practical- An excellent practical item for outdoor lovers with many useful features.
- Great design- The interlocked parachute cords create an interesting and masculine design.
- Strong buckle- There is a strong and secure buckle that has the compass built-in.
- Faulty compasses- Lots of reports of compasses not moving or being over-sensitive.
- Knife- The knife is close to the skin and difficult to remove from the bracelet.
If the man you love is the master of the BBQ and you are struggling to choose him a gift, then this is a good option. This grill cleaner is safer to use than a wire brush, and there are four different shaped areas for cleaning grill wires and racks of different shapes and sizes. These include one groove for V-shaped grates and three grooves for round grates. It is made of solid brass and will not damage porcelain or Teflon coated grill grates. The compact size means you can store it in your pocket and there is a hole that gives the option to attach to a keyring.
- Versatility- Suitable for use on various grill grid shapes and sizes, and safe to use on porcelain or Teflon coated grills.
- Compact- Fits in your pocket and can attach to a keyring.
- Durable-Made from solid brass that will last a lifetime.
- Fiddly- The small size means that some people with larger hands found it fiddly to use.
- Limitations- The main limitation is that you cannot use it when the grill is hot as the item is so small that your hands are too close to the grill.
Both a practical gift and a novelty item, this bottle opener has several options for wall mounting. It is a quality item that is crafted from superior stainless steel, so it will not rust if you mount it outdoors. Along with the bottle opener, there is also a wall-mounted magnetic cap catcher. If you position this below your bottle opener, it catches the caps as they fall to save you the effort of picking up the caps and taking them to the trash one at a time. Both items are beautifully presented in an attractive gift box.
- Practical- This is a practical gift for beer drinkers that offers several wall-mounting options.
- Novelty- There is also a novelty element to this gift, especially because of the magnetic cap catcher.
- Gift Presentation- The set is nicely presented in a gift box.
- Sticking caps- Sometimes the caps get stuck in the bottle opener rather than attaching to the magnetic cap catcher.
Available in a wide range of designs, this beer carrier is a great gift for beer lovers as it can help them to transport their bottled beers. There are four 6-pack beer carriers included in each ser, you just need to fill them with the recipient’s favorite craft beers before giving as a gift. In addition to acting as a beer carrier, this product also doubles as a greeting card as there is a lift-up flap where you can write your seasonal greetings.
- Funky designs- There is a wide selection of fun design options, so there is something to suit all tastes.
- Double use- Acts as both a beer carrier and a greetings card.
- No beer- There is no beer included with this gift, it is simply a cardboard beer carrier.
- Pricey- Expensive for four cardboard beer carriers.
Each pocketknife handle is hand-carved from pakka wood and individually finished. Palmetto Wood Shop then engrave the item with up to two lines of text to personalize the item for you. The blade opens with an assisted opening. It is made from quality stainless steel and has a partially serrated edge. When the knife is closed, it measures 4.5-inches long. The blade measures 3.25-inches, and the whole knife weighs 4.5-ounces.
- Personalization- You can have up to two lines of personalized text etched into the handle.
- Quality materials- The handle is handcrafted from pakka wood, while the blade is made from stainless steel.
- Locking mechanism- There are very few complaints about this product, other than that the locking mechanism is a little tricky to use.
A novel way to keep your beers cooled even after they are poured is to use these stylish beer sticks. These beer sticks are easy to use as you simply put them in the freezer or a chiller for 45 minutes and then stand them in your beer bottle. As there is no water involved, it will not dilute your beer or make it flat as ice does. Two sticks are included in the set, and they come in a smart black gift box emblazoned with the company logo and an image of the products.
- Novel chilling method- A better way to keep a beer cold after pouring than using ice as it does not dilute the beer or make it flat.
- Gift presentation- The set is in a gift box, which makes it look smart enough to give as a gift.
- Overflow- You need to drink some of the bottled beer first or adding the chilling sticks creates overflow.
- Awkward- It is awkward to drink from the bottle after adding the chilling sticks.
A fun addition to any desk, this novelty item works by the power of physics but looks also magical. The world globe is freely suspended from the curved stand. It is held in place by magnetic technology and rotates 180-degrees. The stand is 7.7-inches tall and the globe has a diameter of 3.3-inches. There are LED lights on the stand to illuminate the globe.
- Visually appealing- An attractive novelty item that is interesting to watch and is a nice addition to a desk.
- Novelty- There is an element of novelty to this item that many recipients would find fun.
- Globe design- The globe design is cheap stickers.
- Tricky to float- Many people found it difficult finding the right spot to get the globe to float.
For bearded men, this is the perfect Christmas gift. The comprehensive set includes beard shampoo, a beard shaping tool, a boar’s hairbrush, beard balm, beard oil, a comb, and a pair of stainless steel scissors. The set is designed to help men keep their beards nicely trimmed and in good health. The products are all-natural and contain no chemicals or additives. The kit is contained in a hessian-style gift bag.
- Comprehensive set- Contains everything a man needs to keep his beard trim and healthy.
- Natural ingredients- The products do not contain harsh chemicals or additives.
- Gift bag- The kit is presented in a gift bag that is perfect for storing all the items when not in use.
- Poor accessories- Some of the accessories are not as good quality as other beard care products, such as the plastic comb.
- Beard oil- If the beard oil gets warm it has a strange smell like cooking oil.
Many leather journals are made from fake leather or poor-quality leather, This journal stands out from its competitors as the cover is made from hand-cut water buffalo leather. Inside, 120 sheets of premium recycled cotton paper are held together by Coptic hand-stitched leather binding. The set comes with a luxury pen, and there are points for attaching the pen to the journal both on the exterior and inside the cover. The set comes in a sturdy gift box that is ideal for storage.
- Quality leather- Customers have said that this is a beautiful looking item made from top-quality hand-cut water buffalo leather.
- Stunning pages- Those who have bought the journal say the pages look and feel amazing.
- Absorbent paper- The paper is too absorbent, so ink soaks through to the other side.
- Blue pen- Many buyers were disappointed to find that the pen is blue ink and not black.
The solution to ice cubes spoiling your whiskey by diluting it is to use whiskey stones. This set of nine whiskey stones can keep your whiskey chilled without diluting the drink. Simply put them in the freezer for a couple of hours and then add them directly to your glass of whiskey. The set includes a velvet pouch for storage, and they are presented in a gift box.
- Perfect for whiskey lovers- The ideal gift for whiskey lovers who are looking for a way to chill their favorite drink without diluting.
- Nice bag- A velvet storage bag is included, and the stones are presented in a gift box.
- Poor chilling- The stones don’t chill the whiskey for very long.
- Cheap box- The gift box is a little cheap looking as it is a simple white box with a picture of the chilling rocks.
If your man is a beer lover, then this is the perfect Christmas gift for the man you love. The set contains two chilling s to keep your bottled beers cold once they are opened and a bottle opener. The bottle opener features a small ruler, a saw, and several other features. It has a hole so that you can attach it to your keyring. The set comes in a stylish black box that looks smart when presented as a gift.
- Versatile bottle opener- The bottle opener is a versatile item that doubles as a mini tool, and you can attach it to your keyring.
- Chilling sticks- A great solution to stop the beer from getting warm.
- Poor cooling- The cooling sticks are not very effective.
- Awkward- Tricky to drink bottled beer with the chilling stick in place.
Great as a cheap stocking filler or as a secret Santa gift, this novelty keychain is made from alloy materials. It is a metal disc that features the phrase ‘You’re an asshole but I love you’. The disc measures under two inches in diameter and the keychain measures approximately 1.25-inches. It is one of the cheapest gift options for a loved one available.
- Cheap- This is a low-cost item that makes a good stocking filler.
- Funny- Show your affection humorously.
- Poor quality- You get the quality that you would expect for the low price.
- Weak keychain- The keychain is not durable and will break easily.
Choosing this gift set is a good option if you want something that will benefit both you and your partner. It also works best if your man likes beer while you prefer wine. The fun set contains a 16-ounce beer glass that says ‘KING’ with a crown, and the 12.5-ounce wine glass says ‘QUEEN’ with a picture of a crown. The two glasses come in a smart black gift box that is lined and padded with white fabric.
- His and hers- A good gift if you want something to share.
- Smart box- The glasses come in a nice, lined gift box.
- Nice design- The designs on the glasses are fun without being tacky.
- Thin glass- Some customers say the glass is thin and cheap looking.
- Lettering issues- Some inconsistencies with the quality of the lettering.
The central focus of this gift is the handmade velvet red rose made from silk petals which are surrounded by 20 tiny LED lights that illuminate the rose in a pretty manner. There are two light modes, so you can illuminate this ornament in the way that you want. All this is encased in a glass dome on a wooden base. This is a romantic gift to give that looks decorative in the home.
- Decorative- This is a decorative item that looks nice anywhere in the home.
- Lighting options- There are two lighting modes to choose between.
- Romantic- This is a gift with a romantic touch.
- Old-fashioned- Some people would consider this decorative item old-fashioned in appearance.
Despite the low price of this item, it is a pretty item. It is patterned with a vintage design and there are several message options so that you can choose the most appropriate message option for who will receive the gift. It is a musical box that plays the tune ‘You Are My Sunshine’ when manually cranked.
- Stunning design- The vintage design is very visually appealing.
- Music- No batteries required as you can play the music by manually cranking the handle.
- Message options- A selection of message options for different recipients.
- Decorative only- There is no space for storage in this box, so it is a decorative item only.
- Continuous winding- You need to wind it continued to play the music rather than wind up and then leave to play.
A gift that truly has a Christmas theme is this gift box set. It contains gold, frankincense, and myrrh, which are the gifts given to baby Jesus by the Three Kings. The frankincense and myrrh resins are genuine, and a piece of real gold is encased in a hand-blown glass orb. The three items are presented in a wooden gift box,
- Genuine items- The gold, frankincense, and myrrh are all genuine.
- Nice box- The box in which the items are presented is sturdy and attractive.
- Decorative only- This is an item that is decorative only and is something that you would only display at Christmas.
- Very small- The box measures just 6.75 x 3.75 x 2-inches.
Made from the highest quality cast resin stoneware, this nativity set is hand-painted. It contains Mary, Joseph, Jesus, the Angel Gabriel, two shepherds, the Three Kings, a sheep, a manger, and a Christmas star. The tallest item in the box is the Christmas star, which stands at 17.25-inches. The tallest figure is one of the Three Kings at 14-inches.
- Good quality- Hand-painted and made from high-quality cast resin stoneware.
- Seasonal- A great addition to any home over the festive period.
- Weak box- Although the set is good quality, the box is not up to scratch.
- Decorative only- This is not a practical item. It is for decorative purposes only and is only suitable for the Christmas period.
A glass dome featuring a glass heart-shaped topper sits on a wooden base. Within the dome, there is a preserved rose along with dried flowers, including gypsophila. It is a pretty and decorative item that you can give as a romantic give or as a gift for the home. The glass dome is 4.8-inches at the highest point.
- Decorative item- Looks good in any home and is ideal for flower lovers.
- Romantic- The preserved rose is symbolic of everlasting love, so it is a romantic gift.
- Price- Some customers felt that it was an expensive gift for the small size of the item.
- Old-fashioned- It is potentially an old-fashioned item for many people.
Intended for use with the nativity set from the same company, this lighted stable is the perfect setting for creating a festive nativity scene. It is a good quality item that is hand-painted with attention to detail so that the palm branch roof and stone walls look realistic. The stable is lit with LED lights and the batteries are included. The stable comes in a collector’s gift box for safe storage when not in use.
- Handcrafted- Beautifully hand-painted with attention to detail.
- Illuminated- LED lights illuminate the stable, and batteries are included.
- Limited use- Only for use with the nativity set made by the same company and only during the Christmas period.
- Small lights- The lights are so small table and do not illuminate the stable well.
This fun, novelty wine bottle covers will add an extra touch of festive fun when giving the gift of a bottle of wine. It is a set of two handknitted bottle covers in the design of Father and Mrs. Christmas wearing Christmas sweaters and with dangling legs and feet. The items measure 16.9-inches in length and 5.5-inches wide.
- Fun- They are novelty items that add an element of fun to the gift of wine.
- Handmade- A good quality, handmade item.
- Decorative only- This is not a gift, but an addition to the gift to make it more appealing. The bottle covers serve only decorative purposes.
Men who love BBQs and beer will adore receiving this gift at Christmas. It is an insulated and waterproof cooler bag that has a large enough capacity for 15 cans of beer and an adjustable strap for transportation. The side of the bag is a storage area for BBQ utensils, which are included as part of the set. The utensils included are a spatula, a corkscrew, a multipurpose knife, a small cutting board, an oven mitt, salt and pepper shakers, a serrated dinner knife, tongs, and a barbecue fork. All the utensils are made from strong, durable, and rust-resistant stainless steel.
- Comprehensive set- All the tools and accessories you could need for a barbecue are included in this set.
- Large capacity- The cooling bag has a large capacity that can fit 15 beers.
- Good quality materials- Tools are made from high-quality stainless steel.
- Small cutting board- The cutting board is so tiny that it serves very little practical purpose.
- Thin mitt- The mitt is very thin so unlikely to offer much protection.
If you have opted to buy a loved one multiple gifts, then you will need a Christmas bag in which you can present them. There are six different pattern options available, and each set comes with three gist sacks. Each sack has a drawstring so that you can fasten the sack tightly to prevent the presents from falling out. These reusable bags are machine washable and have a capacity of around 110 pounds.
- Pattern options- There are different patterns available, so you can find a design that you like.
- Large capacity- You can fit many presents into one bag, and it can hold approximately 110 pounds.
- Reusable- These bags are machine-washable and reusable.
- Childlike- The designs are better suited to children than adults.
A set of five different colored velvet Christmas stockings embroidered with different seasonal greetings and phrases. As there are five and each has a different color and phrase, you can use each one for a different member of the family. They are suitable for hanging from a tree, the fireplace, or the end of the bed. There is the option to have custom names embroidered onto the stockings.
- Customizable- Add names to the stocking if you wish to personalize them.
- Different colors- The different colors and slogans mean that every member of the family can have their own that they can easily identify.
- Nice fabric- The stockings are all made from soft velvet.
- Small- The inner lining makes the dimensions smaller than expected as the dimensions listed are the external measurements.
- Tight opening- The opening is small and tight, which makes adding items difficult.
A thoughtful gift for someone who has lost a loved one is this pretty pewter memorial ornament, which they can use as a tree decoration. It features the poem ‘I love you all dearly, Now don’t shed a tear, I’m spending my Christmas with Jesus this year’. This is just one verse of the poem, and the ornament comes with a bookmark featuring the full version of the poem. Both items are presented in a pretty gift set. There is the option to personalize the ornament with a name and date.
- Memorial- Ideal as a memorial gift for those who have lost a loved one.
- Pretty design- The ornament has a pretty Christmas design featuring holly leaves.
- Moving poem- The poem featured is moving and meaningful.
- Quality materials- It is made from pewter, which is a lead-free jeweler’s metal.
- Not engraved- Customers are disappointed that the name and date are not engraved on the back but sent on a separate disc for you to attach yourself.
Buying Christmas Gifts for the Man you Love- FAQ
What Should I Put on My Secret Santa Wish List?
The things that you should add to your secret Santa wish list are items that you either need or will enjoy, and this is a matter of both personal taste and your circumstances. It is important to note that you should only include items that are affordable to those involved in the secret Santa.
How Do I Find the Perfect Gift for Someone Special?
One of the easiest ways to find the perfect gift for someone is to ask them what they would like. However, if you want to give the gift as a surprise, then think about their personal interests, or listen for hints in conversation about something that they need or like.
How Do I Give a Gift to My Love?
The best way to give a gift to the person that you love is when you are alone with them so that it is a special moment without lots of distractions from other people.
How Do I Give a Thoughtful Gift to My Boyfriend?
For a gift to be considered as thoughtful, it must be something that they will enjoy. This means taking into account their personal tastes.
What Are the Rules of Secret Santa?
Running a secret Santa or participating in this gift-giving tradition is easy. The names of all those who are participating put their names into a bag or box. Each person involved then draws out a name. If they choose their own name, they put it back and draw again. This means that each person is allocated someone for whom they will buy a gift. This is kept a secret, so the recipient does not know who has bought their gift. There is usually a spending limit attached to the person running the secret Santa, so everyone is spending a similar amount and will receive a gift in return that is equivalent in terms of cost.
What Should I Say When Gifting?
What you should say when gifting depends on who is the recipient of the gift. So, you would say something different when giving a gift to your loved one than when giving a gift to a work colleague. However, you should always something appreciative regardless of the recipient. When giving a gift to someone you love, you should express your feelings for them in some way. Or the other hand, you should say something that indicates that you are thankful for the support or teamwork from a work colleague.
What Do You Do When Someone Gives You a Gift?
When somebody gives you a gift, you should always show your gratitude. Never suggest that you do not like or appreciate the gift in any way.
How Do You Write a Nice Thank You Note?
The most important thing to remember when writing a thank you note is to make them personal rather than generic. Thank the person by name and instead of just thanking them for ‘their gift’ name the gift to show that you appreciate it.
Is It a Good Idea to Give a Funny Gift at Christmas?
Whether it is a good idea to give a funny gift at Christmas or not depends on the recipient of the gift. If your loved one or friend has a good sense of humor, then they may appreciate the humor in the funny gift. On the other hand, your boss might not see the fun in such a gift. It is important to think of who the recipient is and how they will react.
What Should I Keep in Mind to Select a Christmas Gift for My Lover?
The most important thing to remember when choosing a gift for your lover is what they will appreciate, enjoy, or use for a practical purpose. Also, consider whether they will have any expectations behind the meaning of the gift. For example, some may expect something meaningful and romantic, while others may prefer something fun. Budget is another consideration when selecting a gift, and some couples set a mutual budget for gift buying.
With so many gift options available, it is sometimes tricky to choose the best Christmas gifts for the man you love. There are many amazing options available regardless of whether you want something romantic, practical, or fun. Some are a special gift and others are great as stocking fillers or for a secret Santa gift.
If your man is a whiskey lover, then one of the best Christmas gifts for the man you love is the Whisky Stones Gift Set by Royal Reserve. This set contains two whiskey glasses, a set of chilling rocks, a pair of tongs, and a velvet storage bag. These are all presented in a smart presentation box.
For men who take good care of themselves, a great option is the Mifine 16-in-1 Stainless Steel Professional Men’s Manicure and Pedicure Kit with Black Travel Case. This set includes everything your man needs to care for his hands, feet, and hair.
A fantastic practical option is the POLIGO 12-Pieces BBQ Grill Accessories Set with Waterproof Cooler Bag. And this is best suited to men who love beers and barbecues. It is a comprehensive set of utensils within an effective cooling bag with a large capacity for beers.
To give the man you love something more romantic and personal, the Knock Knock What I Love About You by Me Fill in the Blank Gift Journal. This is something that you can personalize in any way that you want and is a romantic gesture that you can give as a stocking filler for your loved one.