Men are not always the easiest to shop for. And some men *cough* my husband *cough* are more minimalists who don’t love “stuff.” To make life easier for you, here is a gift guide with my husband-approved recommendations.
Husband-Approved Holiday Gift Guide: 90+ Gift Ideas for Men
For Watch Lovers | Sunglasses | Scarves | Wallets | Leather Jackets | Footwear | Loungewear | Robes & Slippers | Massagers | Luggage & Travel Bags | For His Beverage Needs | Home Fragrances | Barware | Kitchen Appliances | For the Spice Lover | For Sports Lovers | Tech | Books
For Watch Lovers
For watch lovers, a nice storage case is essential to both protect and display their collection. Here are two great options no matter how many watches he owns.
Holme & Hadfield Watch Box Organizer
12-Slot Leather Watch Box for Men
And if he’s in the market for a new watch, here are several I recommend at different price points (and many of these come in several color options, so if you like the style, click to see more!).
The Canfield Sport Bracelet Watch, 40mm by Shinola
These Ray-Ban styles are classics that never go out of style.
Standard Original 58mm Aviator Sunglasses
Standard Classic Wayfarer 50mm Polarized Sunglasses
A scarf is a timeless accessory that is not only stylish, but practical. These are some great options.
Wool & Cashmere Scarf
My husband loves this leather Fossil wallet so much that he actually wants a second one. For the price point (under $50!), it’s high-quality and an incredible deal. For other wallet styles and luxury options, I included some favorites below.
Fossil Men’s Leather Minimalist Magnetic Card Case with Money Clip
Classic Leather Jackets
One of the best gifts I bought my husband that will never go out of style is a classic black leather jacket. I love ALLSAINTS leather jackets for both quality and price point. My husband loves the Lark, but another favorite classic style to check out is the Milo.
ALLSAINTS Lark Leather Jacket
Every man needs a pair good white sneakers and they never go out of style. My husband loves these New Republic Sneakers.
New Republic Kurt Leather Sneaker
The Koio Capri Sneakers are incredibly popular. The Brown ones below are beautiful, and the Triple-White version is a cult favorite.
Koio Capri Sneaker
My husband is obsessed with these reasonably-priced Lacoste Slides—if he’s at home, he’s wearing them.
Lacoste Men’s Croco Slide Sandals
When he’s working from home and living in loungewear, it’s nice to have options that can also be worn out in the real world. Here are some extremely stylish, comfortable, and long-lasting options that he’ll want to wear all the time.
Vuori Sunday Performance Jogger Sweatpants
Lululemon Engineered Warmth Jogger
Robes & Slippers
Here are some staples that are so comfortable that he might just want to stay home to keep wearing them.
UGG Robinson Robe
Nordstrom Plush Jacquard Robe
UGG Scuff Slippers
UGG Ascot Slipper
Who doesn’t love a good massage? These are some great options to have on hand and they work.
Theragun Mini Percussive Therapy Massager
Heated Neck and Back Massager
The Lyric Therapeutic Massager with Rhythm Therapy
Luggage & Travel Bags
If you love travelling as much as my husband and I do, it’s always nice to have essential (and reliable) luggage staples. Here are several highly-rated weekend bags and more.
H&M Weekend Bag
Madewell Essential Overnight Bag in Leather
Frye Logan Overnight Bag
Coolife 3-Piece Luggage Set
Monos Metro Folio Kit
For His Beverage Needs
No one likes when their drink cools down (or heats up) too quickly. Here are some great options to keep his beverages at the ideal temperature whether he’s on the go or hanging out at home.
YETI Rambler 20 oz Tumbler
Triple-Insulated Corkcicle Coffee Mug
Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug
The world’s first self-cleaning water bottle even impressed the sharks on Shark Tank. I’ll be getting one for myself too!
LARQ Self-Cleaning Water Bottle
And here are some great options to make his favorite drink, whether that’s coffee, tea, or soda.
Fellow Stagg EKG Electric Gooseneck Kettle
If you’re looking for a more budget-friendly price point without sacrificing quality, I also recommend the Bodum Melior Gooseneck Electric Water Kettle or the COSORI Electric Gooseneck 5 Variable Presets Pour Over Kettle.
Bialetti – Moka Express: Iconic Stovetop Espresso Maker
Chemex Pour-Over Glass Coffeemaker
My husband loves his Chemex. If you pick one up, don’t forget to grab the filters too!
SodaStream Terra Sparkling Water Maker Bundle
These home fragrance options are scents you can both enjoy.
Le Labo Santal 26 Classic Candle
Byredo Bibliotheque Candle
Lulu Leather & Tibetan Oud Candle
Craft & Kin Vintage Leather Candle
Nest New York Moroccan Amber Reed Diffuser
And here are a few other candle scents that are popular with men: Smoke & Vanilla, Teakwood & Tobacco, Teakwood & Mahogany, Balsam & Cedar.
Whether he loves cocktails or a neat whisky, these are great additions to any home bar.
Black 24-Piece Cocktail Shaker Set
Whiskey Decanter Globe Set
Smoked Cocktail Kit
DO YOUR WHISKY Infusion DIY Kit
The NEAT Glass – Official Tasting and Judging Glass
The Essential Cocktail Book
There’s a reason both of these have 80,000+ reviews on Amazon.
COSORI Air Fryer Max XL
Instant Pot Duo 7-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker
And if you’re looking for something that does both, checkout out this Instant Pot Duo Crisp 11-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker with Air Fryer Lid.
For the Spice Lover
If he loves spicy food, he’ll love this sampler set, or you can make DIY hot sauce together and make a date-night of it.
Flavors of the World Hot Sauce Sampler Gift Set
DIY Hot Sauce Making Kit
For the Sports Lover
Tickets for a live sporting event are always a great gift, but it’s also nice to have gear that supports your favorite team. Check out the Amazon Fan Shop to find all sorts of merch for basically all the major sports leagues and teams.
Amazon Fan Shop
These are some of the hottest gifts this season that he’ll definitely be using on a daily basis.
Apple Watch Series 7
New Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Studio Buds
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
For Your Reading Pleasure
Both my husband and I love our Kindles whether we’re reading at home or on the road.
Kindle Paperwhite Signature Edition
Make sure to get the Fintie Flip Case or Security Hand Strap to go with it!
Looking for a new read? Here are some favorites he’s sure to love!
Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers, The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living, The 48 Laws of Power, and Principles: Life and Work
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