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Top Gifts for Men 2013

Updated on April 10, 2014

Choosing Great Gifts for the Men in your Life

I am not sure why so many people find it difficult to choose gifts for men. Finding the perfect present for brothers, fathers, partners and sons all pose problems for some of us.

Well this page hopes to put an end to that indecision. I love choosing gifts and the suggestions here will hopefully make the finding the perfect gifts for the men in your life easier.

The gifts on this page work equally well for birthdays, Valentine's Day or Christmas

A box set of his favorite TV show - Or even the latest season

Relaxing in front of the TV with an ad free cut of your favorite TV show is a pretty good way to spend a cold Saturday night. Show how thoughtful you are by getting him his favorite show and then watching it with him.

Sons of Anarchy: Season 4
Sons of Anarchy: Season 4

This is the ultimate guys TV show, bikes, tattoos, violence all served up by a great cast.

Not quite his style? Check out more new release TV

 

Gifts for men who love to play games

Let him play games - because we all know men never grow up

Computer games make great gifts for men. They provide an escape from everyday life and a chance to unwind and relax. They also make great gifts to post to family and friends living around the country. If you man is stuck in an office or workshop each day he just might like to spend a few hours each week on the virtual battlefield!

Call of Duty: Black Ops II - Nintendo Wii U
Call of Duty: Black Ops II - Nintendo Wii U

These role playing games are a great escape from everyday life and very popular with game players all around the world.

 

Gifts for men who love to watch

Hours of viewing pleasure

If his favorite show is not yours also this will be an even more thoughtful gift.

Gifts for men who like to cook

Is your man a top chef? - or a masterchef

Cooking is cool and more and more men are taking an interest in the kitchen. Even if he is just a beginner most men love the idea of owning a great coffee machine, the perfect grill or super sharp knives. Encourage his interest pronto!

Top Chef: The Quickfire Cookbook
Top Chef: The Quickfire Cookbook

If your man has shown an interest in cooking or watching Top Chef grab the opportunity to nourish his interest - and hopefully reduce your time in the kitchen too.

Not into reality TV? Check out these great cookbooks

 

Help him on his way to being a top chef - or at least enjoying time in the kitchen

Top Chef by Master Cutlery 5-Piece Chef Basic Knife Set with Nylon Carrying Case
Top Chef by Master Cutlery 5-Piece Chef Basic Knife Set with Nylon Carrying Case

Men always want the best tools. This knife set will have him looking like a pro even if he's cooking still has a way to go

 
Chef's Choice 120 Diamond Hone 3-Stage Professional Knife Sharpener, White
Chef's Choice 120 Diamond Hone 3-Stage Professional Knife Sharpener, White

He has the knives, he needs to keep them sharp. Men understand the importance of looking after their tools

 

Gifts for sports fans

Is he a passionate fan? - Baseball caps and football jerseys are a top choice

If he prefers to watch sport than play it these days then some team supporters gear is a good choice.

NBA Miami Heat Official 2012 NBA Champions Locker Room Snap Back Adjustable Hat, One Size
NBA Miami Heat Official 2012 NBA Champions Locker Room Snap Back Adjustable Hat, One Size

Let him wear his team colors with pride. Not a Miami fan.....

Find his favourite teams

 

Gifts for the metro man

Is he a metro man? - if he loves looking after his appearance he will appreciate these

Panasonic ES8103S Arc3 Men’s Electric Shaver Wet/Dry with Nanotech Blades, 3-Blade Cordless with Flexible Pivoting Head
Panasonic ES8103S Arc3 Men’s Electric Shaver Wet/Dry with Nanotech Blades, 3-Blade Cordless with Flexible Pivoting Head

The "nanotech" blades on this razor provide a nice close shave. It is waterproof so great to use in the shower if that is his preference. Also has a trimmer for detailed grooming.

See the full range of electric shavers for men

 

Perfect grooming for your man

There is as much pressure on men as there is on women these days to look their best all the time. Make the job easier for him by getting him a great razor or skin care set. If he is not quite a metro man yet who know this might be the encouragement he needs.

Van Der Hagen Men's Luxury, Shave Set
Van Der Hagen Men's Luxury, Shave Set

Nice old fashioned, classic styled shaving set is a nice gift for men who take care of themselves.

 

Gifts for men wanting to get fit

Dumbell anyone?

CAP Barbell 40-pound Adjustable Dumbbell Set with Case
CAP Barbell 40-pound Adjustable Dumbbell Set with Case

Dumbells make every feel more manly - even if they do just hold the door open ;-)

Perhaps he needs a book to get him started

 

Get a headstart on a new year's resolution - Getting fit for the new year

Timex Mid-Size T5G971 Personal Trainer Heart Rate Monitor Watch
Timex Mid-Size T5G971 Personal Trainer Heart Rate Monitor Watch

A great training tool for the man in your life who is working on his fitness. Perfect for training to his personal ability.

 
Everlast Train Wrist Wrap Heavy Bag Glove Level 1 (Black, 14-Ounce)
Everlast Train Wrist Wrap Heavy Bag Glove Level 1 (Black, 14-Ounce)

Boxing is a great fat burning exercise and something most men love to have a go at.

 

Gifts for men who like to read

Does your man like a good read? - ideas for your bookworm

Gifts for men who you don't know so well

Amazon.com $50 Gift Card (0109)
Amazon.com $50 Gift Card (0109)

Amazon gift cards are great - you can buy almost anything from amazon and I am sure your man will have no trouble coming up with ideas.

If you would rather give a real store gift care here are lots more gift cards to choose from

 

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What did you buy your man last Christmas? - Or what would you like for Christmas?

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      ChristyZ 4 years ago

      Great gift ideas! My husband is impossible to shop for so he usually ends up with chocolates and a bunch of gift cards!

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      Margaret Schindel 4 years ago from Massachusetts

      Wonderful gift ideas for men! This year my husband and I are buying each other a tool we both have wanted for many years. But he (and I) also would have loved to receive the hilarious Fawlty Towers collection, the Cuisinart skillet, or the Top Chef knife set. Blessed!

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      Eugene9184 4 years ago

      Nice lenses, you know men so well !

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      JennySui 5 years ago

      Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a wonderful game. It could be a great gift for gaming lovers.

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      Lorelei Cohen 6 years ago from Canada

      There are indeed so very many great gifts for the man on your Christmas list and that holiday seems to be rolling around again just all too quickly. Where does the time go? Best of wishes.

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      yayas 6 years ago

      I bought my hubby a hammer an' an axe. He needed both; one for mending an' the other for chopping wood. I knew he would go on struggling with the worn-out tools he had an' never buy what he needed... for himself.

      Tools are very good for some men. A person really needs to know which tools will be appreciated, though. Otherwise, I've found that some guys get very annoyed at getting the wrong tool. Not my hubby; he just explains why it isn't the right one. Then, he exchanges it, with me as his shopping partner. :)

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      whiteskyline lm 6 years ago

      This truly is a GREAT selection!

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      Richard 6 years ago from Surrey, United Kingdom

      Great selection of Christmas gifts for guys. Every angle is covered :)