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Inexpensive and Unusual Gifts for Men

Updated on August 27, 2011

Unusual Gifts

What Do Men Want

In times of gift giving, if you are anything like me, you'll find it baffling to figure out what men want. What could we possibly get them that they would like? What the heck do we get these men who already seem to have everything? Sometimes it’s difficult to find the perfect gift idea that says “I appreciate you”.

Instead of racking your brain wondering what we could possibly get our beloved men instead of the tacky tie, why not consider some unusual gifts that they will truly appreciate.

Unusual gifts are sometimes nothing more than getting them what they least expect. Unusual gifts for men are best given with careful consideration to who a man is deep down. It is worthy to consider their interest and passion to find an ideal gift that is full of fun and pleasure.

If you are looking for gifts for him that are not easily found in gifts shops then today you're in luck! I've compiled some great suggestions for unusual gifts that are expressive and easily win the heart of men. These unusual gifts will show that you put special thought into your purchase. Let's take a look:

Inexpensive and Unusual Gifts for Men

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A Cool and Unusual Gift

A mini fridge is a cool way to keep drinks and snacks cold while at the computer. It is an unusual gift that is small enough to sit right on his desktop. Help keep the men in your life organized. They will appreciate it.

The men in your life will love this!. They can keep this inexpensive little keyboard right on their lap while at home surfing in the dark or game playing. Its size and illumination make it just perfect. It is great to take on the road, too!

This interactive Star War game is the closest thing to having a real light saber and when men see a light saber lookout, it is instant love! A customer reviewed voted this the best toy of the year, if not the decade. If this looks interesting to you, I would suggest buying your man one today! These are selling like hotcakes!

This is a fabulous gift for the meat lover or jerky connoisseur. The men in your life will love this cooler filled with the most flavorful, fresh and by far the best beef jerky he'll ever have. Furthermore ladies, the way to a man's heart is through his stomach!

This is a practical and lighthearted book for guys who have questions but are afraid to ask.  This book offers advise on everything from "how to eat a crab",  tips on cars, rules of sports and games, and even the proper way to burp a baby!  Help the men in your life sail through unfamiliar social settings with little or no effort!

These are great books for the golf lovers.  Go ahead and get them all 3 and make those men extra happy. If you don't give them 501 excuses they will find it anyways.

For the coffee lovin guys try the Coffee of the month! The Coffee Tasters club invites you to enjoy the finest and freshest gourmet Coffee from around The world! Travel to Central America to find the smooth, balanced taste of Nicaraguan coffee or explore the depths of Africa to discover the exotic flavor of Malawi coffee.

A Travel Poker Set is a very ideal gift for men.  They can take their favorite poker game anywhere and be able to keep track of their winnings with good quality poker chips in this All In One Professional Poker Chip Set.

A personalized pub sign is a unique and unusual gift for men.  This is just one idea of a pub sign but these unusual gifts come in different designs and styles and themes such as a racing pit-stop, a tiki lounge, sport's pub, a beach bum's bar, auto mechanic's garage and so many more.

The Philips Skype Travel Phone is an unusual gift for men on the go.  They can use this phone wherever they are to call any other Skype user for free.  It comes with a full key pad, an LCD screen for viewing contacts, call status, Skype voicemail alerts, and more.  The perfect travel companion comes in a handy travel pouch.

I hope these suggestions have helped you find unusual gifts that are perfect in showing your love and appreciation to the men in your life and that will further build upon those relationships!

Truth BeKnown

After publishing this hub I received a google alert of the top unusual gifts for men. I couldn't resist the update!

This gift is for all the bad bad men out there and the gadget loving guys! This is what the men want: The Lovely Trixie Dixie Pole Dancer! She is great for work. Plug her in. Not only does she boogie, she will sit on the desktop like a pet and will be the envy of the office. Watch out for the boss, he may steal this unusual gift away!

NoteTrixie has been declared the winner

Say What? Beer Goggles?

And Yet Another... Big Thanks to hubber Peter Dickinson for this very Unusual Gift for Men

With beer goggles, the men in your life will be the life of the party. These goggles are perfect for any event. They are fun to wear to a beer tasting event, brewery tour or even to their girlfriends or mother-in-laws. One customer wears beer goggles while riding his motorcycle. What more could the beer drinking man want.

What Does He Want?


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