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Birthday Gifts for Boyfriend

Updated on November 2, 2012

The Best Gift For Him That Set Fit His Personality!

Finding the best birthday gift for your boyfriend shouldn't be as hard as finding a boyfriend. :) Thankfully this guide can help identify what type your boyfriend is and what gift to get him. Gift giving shouldn't be rocket science, but sometimes guys can be so elusive about what they want, that finding creative gifts is more of a challenge than it should be.

No matter what type of guy he is, Jock, Nerd, Handyman or something else, this list will help you find that elusive perfect gift for your boyfriends birthday.

The perfect guide for every woman at any budget, whether you've been dating for 6 weeks, 6 months or 6 years this is the only guide you need.

Environmental Activist

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You know this guy as soon as you see him. Some people might call him 'crunchy" but you know better. He's always raising money for his latest cause, and proud of his new Prius. He probably still bikes to work, long after everyone of his peers traded bikes for car keys. He's the guy who convinced everyone is his social circle to go organic long before it was trendy. Always giving you new articles to read from his Sierra Club and Mother Earth subscriptions, he makes sure that you know going green isn't just a fad.

Engraved Japanese Painting The Great Wave Off Kanagawa Bamboo Iphone 4 and 4S Case
Engraved Japanese Painting The Great Wave Off Kanagawa Bamboo Iphone 4 and 4S Case

This IPhone Case is a perfect birtday gift for your boyfriend. This case is not only sheek , slick and attractive, but made of renewable materials. Bamboo is a sturdy replenshable material favored by enviromentalists.


Great Book To Promote Change!

This is the perfect book for your boyfriend. Duncan points out all the ways change fails and how they can be overcome.

Upcycling by Danny Seo

This book by celebrated enviromentalist Danny Seo, is all about ways to use items you might have otherwise thrown away to make unique and useful items.

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Upcycling: Create Beautiful Things with the Stuff You Already Have
Upcycling: Create Beautiful Things with the Stuff You Already Have

Its a great book for any man wishing to practice the reuse part of "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle"


Suncast Recycle Bin

These nifty recycling bins are great for sorting and storing recylable items.

Suncast Recycle Bin Kit
Suncast Recycle Bin Kit

A great birtday gift for your boyfriend, particularly if he is looking to save space and streamline his recycling.


Sigg Simply Eco Loop Top Water Bottle 1L

This simple water bottle is cute birthday gift for your boyfriend. He'll love that it saves plastic bottles from ending up in the landfill.

Sigg Simply Eco Loop Top Water Bottle (1.0-Liters, Reduce Reuse Recycle)
Sigg Simply Eco Loop Top Water Bottle (1.0-Liters, Reduce Reuse Recycle)

The fact that its BPA free means that's one less thing he'll have to worry about , and that great little logo that reminds everyone who sees it to "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle". Bonus!


Tense Solid Wood Multi Eye Hypoallergenic Wrist Watch for Men

Tense Wood Wrist Watch

This solid wood watch has a more casual look because of its solid wood design.

Tense Solid Wood Multi Eye Hypoallergenic Wrist Watch Mens G4300DS ANDF
Tense Solid Wood Multi Eye Hypoallergenic Wrist Watch Mens G4300DS ANDF

As an added bonus, it is made from wood harvested from sustainable forest, so your guy doesn't have to worry about the environmental impact.


Slip Style Santa Cruz Crocs

These comfortable casual shoes are perfect for lounging at home or around town.

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Crocs Men's Santa Cruz Loafer
Crocs Men's Santa Cruz Loafer

Made from all natural canvas (No leather!), your guy will love the way they look and feel, as well as the fact that they're cruelty free.


Technophile Boyfriend

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Always armed with the latest innovations and gadgetry, this guy is your go to guy when ever you have computer trouble. He always has to have the latest gadgets and loves showing them off to family and friends.

Pop Culture Nerd Boyfriend

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We all have a little nerd inside of us. Far from the basment dwelling sterotype of yesteryear, your guy loves all things sci fi and video game related. Whether he has a small collection of Star Trek and Star Wars DVDs or spends his weekends playing D & D and WoW, your guy loves his games and toys. Show your appreciation and understanding of your boyfriends hobbies by getting him a one of these creative birthday gifts that tells him you love it when he lets his freak flag fly.

Think Geek Star Trek Enterprise Pizza Cutter

From Think Geek, makers and sellers of all things geek and nerd culture related, comes this incredible replica of the Star Trek Enterprise that doubles as a pizza cutter.

Star Trek Entrprise Shuttle Salt and Pepper Shaker

Any trekkie will love this recieving cute gift as a birthday gift. Your boyfriend will love using this salt and pepper shaker that looks just like an enterprise shuttle.

Brothers Star Trek: USS Enterprise Bottle Opener

What a great way for any guy to show off his love of Star Trek at the next party. This kitchen gadget is a must have item for any Trekkie that your adorable nerd will love receiving as a birthday gift.

Coffeemaker with Stainless Steel Thermal Cafe

Perfect for those early mornings at work or those all night marathon gaming sessions, this sturdy coffee maker from Capresso keeps coffee hot for hours without boiling it down or burning it.

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Mathematics Quiz Clock

Math nerds will love this geeky clock. Instead of numbers, this clock features mathmatical formulas that you have to solve to figure out the time. This piece is a great conversation starter, and a great way for your boyfriend to show off his love of math.

Mathematical Formulas Mug

Perfect for a morning cup of coffee or to take to the office, this unique mug will remind your boyfriend how much you love his nerdiness. The mathematical formulas on the mug are artfully designed, and reminiscent of nerd chic.

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Mr. Handyman Fixes It All!

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This guy is always working on a new project. Whether working on his car or building a new deck, this guy is most comfortable when he's working with his hands, and his tools.

Meguiar`s Complete Car Care Kit

The perfect car kit for any guy who likes to make sure his car stays looking and smelling just as new as the day it came off the lot. This car care kit has plenty of cleaners, polish and special care items to keep any car looking brand new.

Dewalt 18 Volt Drill

Any man who loves to work around the house needs a drill. This top of the line Dewalt Drill is the perfect gift for your boyfriend. He'll appreciate the beauty and craftsmanship of this useful tool.

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Toolworks Carving Machine

This carving machine is a creative birthday gift for the most hardcore of handy boyfriends. Able to carve designs in leather in wood, this machine will add another dimension to his crafting projects.

Cresent Mechanics Tool Kit

This tool kit has all the tools need for doing normal, and even hard core maintaince on your boyfreinds car. He'll use this gift for years to come.

Swiss Champ Swiss Army Knife

Swiss Army Knives are the quintesstial man's tool, and this Swiss Army Knife is no exception. Packed with tons of useful gadgets and knifes any man will be sure to appreaciate unwrapping this gift.

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Your Cute Gymrat

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Working out is this guys passion in life. At the gym, running , in his home gym in the garage, this guy is always working towards a better run time, bigger pects, or the perfect blood pressure and cholesterol numbers. In his quest to live forever, he's always looking for the newest tool and equipment to help him win that battle and beat his fastest run time.

Garmin Forerunner Receiver Heart Monitor

Every hard core gym rat needs a heart monitor to help him track his progress, and this one from Garmin is the top of the line. It's sure to make your boyfriend smile.

Wireless Activity Sleep Tracker

This wireless activity sleep tracker is a perfect addition to your fitness nuts bag of tricks. He'll enjoy tracking his sleeping patterns and adding a new understanding to his fitness needs.

Powerful Theraputic Massager

This powerful full body massager is perfect for relaxing after a long hard work out. The many different attachments and speeds mean that its great for massaging all his sore, achy muscles.

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Fitlosopy Nutritrion Journal

By using the Filospy fitness philosophy, your boyfriend will be able to easliy keep track of his fitness and nutrition by using this simple handy journal. It's the perfect addtion to any gym rat's bag of tricks.=

Accumeasure Personal Body Fat Tester System

This personal body fat tester system means that your boyfriend can keep track of his fat to muscle ratio right from home without having to pay for fancy expensive testing.

Valeo Foam Exersize Mat

Whether for yoga or for at home lifting, this portable workout mat is a great addition to your boyfriends workout equipment. Now he won't have to borrow your workout mat anymore!

Adidas adiPure Trainer Shoes

These shoes feel just like going barefoot, but with the added arch support and other protection that working out barefoot doesn't provide. Trainers and fitness experts love these shoes because they fit your foot like a glove.

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The Businessman

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This guy is all about the daily grind. His passion is winning in the office and getting ahead in the professional arena. Sometimes that means keeping up with the stock market and bussiness news, and sometimes that means wowing the big wigs at the next board meeting. But whatever he does and whatever he goes, that always means looking smart, level headed, and staying connected.

Front Top Desk Organizer

Every businessman has plenty of clutter that could be better organized by this simple handy organizer. This sleek, professional design will keep your boyfriends desk professional looking and clutter free.

Men's Overdoor Organizer

The well dressed man has a lot of accessories. What better place to keep them organized and streamline the morning routine, than by using this over the door organizer.

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Stainless Steel Thermal Briefcase Bottle

This classic steel thermos is sturdy and solid enough to keep coffee hot all day, but fits right into a briefcase.

Hagens Men's Luxury Shave

Encourage your man to pamper himself while looking his best by buying him this old fashioned shaving kit for his birthday. He'll love shaving with it, and you'll both love the way he looks.

Eco-Drive Nighthawk Stainless Steel Watch

This stainless steel watch features a classic, classy look and keeps time perfectly without the use of a battery. Instead it runs on light power.

Kindle Keyboard 3G+ Wi-Fi, 6" E Ink Display

This Kindle is a great gift for the man who needs something to keep him occupied on long business trips. He can read all the latest issues of his favorite books and magazines, as well as white papers and office memos.

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The Active Jock

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This guy loves sports. Maybe he played in football or basketball in highschool. Maybe he still plays pick up games on the weekend or is on the team at work. In any case he follows his favorite team or teams religously, and is glued to the television whenever a game on. He lovingly tells stores of his first game like it was the first time he met you, and you know that your just going to have to settle for being his second love.

Timex Ironman Traditional Watch

This watch is one of the best sport digital watches in Amazon, waterproof and goes great with any jock's wardrobe.

Deluxe Baseball Cap Display Case with Mirror

Your boyfriend will love keeping his favorite baseball caps in this sturdy and handsome case.

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Tony Dorset Hand signed Panthers Jersey

Tony Dorset fans will love this collectible jersey. He'll know your a keeper if you get him this for his birthday.

Ryne Sandberg Autographed Baseball

Any Cubs or Phillies fan will love this unigue creative birthday gift for your boyfriend. All his friends will be jealous, not just of this special collectible, but because of the amazing girlfriend he has.

Boston Red Sox Iphone 4/4s Hard Cover Case

This beautiful limited edition case commemorates the Boston Red Sox Championship games and helps protect your boyfriends phone from damage.

Boston Celtics Hoodie

Celtics fans will love wearing this warm green hoodie. Whether lounging around watching the game or hanging out outside, your boyfriend is sure to be proud of this gift.

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The Life of The Party

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This guy is the perfect host. He always loves entertaining for family friends. Whether its a BBQ, pool party, bar mitzvah, or bachelor party your boyfriend loves to show people a good time. He prides himself in serving good food and fun, and bringing people together.

Weber Portable Propane Grill

A propane grill is a must have for any man who loves to grill and bar-b-q. Your boyfriend will probably organize a party just so he can show it off.

Triblade Plastic Vegetable Slicer

This vegtable slicer is a great cooking tool for any man who like to create fun shapes out of vegtables. Its perfect for creating unbeatable curly fries.

Programable Crock Pot

This crock pot is great for the man who loves to throw a great party, but doesn't neccesarily want to do a lot of work. It's also big enough to make a big bowl of chilli for the gang to eat while watching the big game.

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Breville Compact Juice Fountain Juice Extractor

Compact Juice Fountain Juice Extractor

This juice extractor is great for juicing vegtables. Whether juiceing carrots for a fitness kick or jucing fruits and vegtables for amazing mixed drinks, this juicer is sure to be just as powerful as your boyfrieind.

Superman Apron

This whimsical, fun apron is sure to help your boyfriend bring more life to the party while grilling or just at home chiling and cooking.

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The Adventurist

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This guy loves the outdoors, sun, wind, cold, and sweat. He jumps at every opportunity to go fishing hunting or camping, and get away from it all. He loves the smell and feel of nature, and imagines that he's the ultmate grizzled survior man, ready for any and every situation.

Miniature Keychain Flashlight

A good survivalist knows that you can never have enough keychains. If you give this one to your boyfriend for his birthday you know he'll be sure to always have one.

Survival Pocket Chain Saw with Pouch

You can never have enough knives in the outdoors. This one is strong, strurdy and can cut small logs.

Jansport Oddesy Backpack

This is the perfect back pack for day hikes and short excursions. It features pleanty of pockets and compartments.

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Swiss Army Classic Pocketknife

Swiss army knives are the classic outdoorsmans knife. This one features plenty of tools and can easily be slipped into a small pocket

Pillow Rest Twin Airbed with Built in Electric Pump

This airbed is a great portable bed for when you or your boyfriend want to enjoy the beauty of nature, but you don't want to deal with sleepless nights that come from uneven hard ground, cold wet grass, and rocks and other debris.

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