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Gifts for Men

Updated on January 21, 2015

Making your gift-searching easy

As Valentines day is fast approaching, girls might be panicking now because they've been searching for possible gifts for boyfriend. Let's face it, it's kinda hard to think gifts for guys. Am I right? If you're one of these ladies, this is the right time for you to go online and look for best gift for men.

I have separated each gift suggestions according to the type of guys that you are looking a gift for. This will make it easier for you to determine what's the perfect thing to give to him. Plus, the items mentioned below can be given in any kinds of special occassion whether it's Valentine's day, birthday or you just simply want to give them a gift!

The Gamers and Geeks

There's a huge number of guys who are into gaming, science, science, fiction, action heroes nowadays. It's pretty obvious that the 20th century is packed with these as Ironman, Avengers, and other Marvel or Justice League heroes are adapted into the big screen! I haven't even mentioned the games yet! There's pc games, wii, nintendo, playstation and even mobile app free games download. So your guy might fall under this demographic - gamers and geeks.

Here are some of the gift ideas that you might want to consider:

Call of Duty related items - One of the popular games ever created. Due to its high popularity, there have several merchandise produced for this particular game. Check out your choices below:

Call of Duty anyone?
Call of Duty anyone?

Game Art Books - This items are in a way part of the game as they can be a collectible and it might come as a limited edition too. The nice thing about this is the beautiful artworks that has been skillfully done by the game creator or artist.

Batman Spotlight - Batman fans will surely love this items. It gives them the idea that they can just turn it on and Batman will come... or the guys can think they're Batman if they saw his famous signal reflecting on the walls.


POP! Figures - These are very in right now. A of people including girls are fond of collecting these cute figures. It's very unique and easy to find!

Art books shows the creative side of the game. The Batman spotlight is a must have for the superhero fan and buy POP toys and complete the collections.
Art books shows the creative side of the game. The Batman spotlight is a must have for the superhero fan and buy POP toys and complete the collections.

Gameboy iPhone Case - This is a great way to spice up their iPhones. It's like going vintage in a modern world! The combination of the 90's game tool and the current technology we have now is just amazing!

Star Wars Chess Set - I even want this for myself. Can you imagine the look of other guys if they saw him with this? He will be the envy of everyone. Who couldn't say no to Star Wars! Receiving this kind of present will surely make his day happy.

Light saber Pens - Okay, so you're out of budget and can't afford to buy a chess set. You can buy him a Star Wars Light saber pens instead. These are cool pens to have around them.

Dress up the iPhone, qin the chess with an amazing set and write like a boss!
Dress up the iPhone, qin the chess with an amazing set and write like a boss!
Have a coffee with the Star Wars coffee maker and enjoy listening the audios coming from your games, music or movies you're watching with a high quality headset.
Have a coffee with the Star Wars coffee maker and enjoy listening the audios coming from your games, music or movies you're watching with a high quality headset.

Star Wars Coffee maker - yes, there is such a thing called Star wars coffee maker. This is an amazing guide for coffee lovers as well. Using this will make you feel like you're drinking a coffee made from the galactic world.

Gaming Headset - Gamers love to have a decent gaming headset that has a good quality of sound where tehy can hear properly the audio of the game they're playing in to make it more real. An example of this is the Logitech G430 7.1 which has a nice design and good audio quality that is a surround sound.

For the Sports, Health and Fitness Buff

Nowadays, most people are getting involved with a lot of sports to stay fit and healthy. In order to make these a fun activity, there's a lot of helpful items that can be used for this kind of lifestyle.

Check out below for some gift suggestions:

The Sports, Health and Fitness Buff

Nowadays, most people are getting involved with a lot of sports to stay fit and healthy. In order to make these a fun activity, there's a lot of helpful items that can be used for this kind of lifestyle.

Check out below for some gift suggestions:

Awesome accessories/gadgets for the sports and fitness buff.
Awesome accessories/gadgets for the sports and fitness buff.

NBA-themed eyewear or shirts - Guys love to support their NBA bets and sporting an item showing their support is a must have on their closet.

Nike Fuel band - This will help them track their activity and movement. It measures mostly any kind of their activites.

Speedo Aquabeat - Designed for those who loves music and swimming at the same time. Whether they used it for training purposes or just a normal day of swim and relaxation,this one is gadget they should have.

Mountain bike - Choose a mountain bike that fits their lifestyle. Choose something that can be used in any kinds of track, whether sandy, snowy or on rocky path.

GoPro - This is a camera that can be used in any types of sports activity. A good tool to document everyday life activites.

GoPro video:

For the Working/Business Men

Working men needs to look presentable and professional. When thinking of gifts for these men, you should keep in mind the type of lifestyle they have. When preparing for work, they need a quick way to get prepared and while traveling they need to be comfortable to avoid messing up their well-ironed clothes.

Here are some gift suggestions for them:

iPad sleeve - Choose a simple leather iPad sleeve for men who use them for work. People will take them seriously if they do have a business-like accessory with them.

Shades - Not only will this help them block the sun's rays but it will make them look so stylish.

Messenger bag - Men needs a cool bag to carry around and put their paperworks and other stuffs in. A leather made messenger or satchel bag adds up on a professional's look making them ready for business.

Key Holder - In order for them not to have a hard time looking for their keys for cars, office, house and etc, give them manly-looking key holders to make their keys organize and easy to find.

Leather Belt - A nice leather belt adds up to the whole look of their suits!

Necktie - One of the important accessory that they need if they are in the corporate world is a necktie. It's a statement piece that will speak that they mean business.

Items that will make men look professional and sophisticated
Items that will make men look professional and sophisticated
Make a quick and yummy breakfast with a 2-in-1 toaster for bread and eggs. While for men who are into business traveling a luggage with elegant design is perfect for them
Make a quick and yummy breakfast with a 2-in-1 toaster for bread and eggs. While for men who are into business traveling a luggage with elegant design is perfect for them

Back to Basics Egg-Muffin toaster - Very perfect for those who wants to prepare their breakfast quickly while getting prepared for work. Ideal for those who are always in the hurry or for those who wants to multitask to save time.

Luggage - For men who are always in a business trip, a simple yet elegant luggage is very appropriate for them.

For the Bookish type

I think the easiest type of guy to give a gift to because you can just simply look for their favorite book that they still doesn't have, buy it and give it them. However, books are already a typical thing that they might receive so to make it unique give them something that they can use while reading.

Check out some gift ideas below:

Book Ends - It will help them keep their books oragnized. Select a design that fits their personality or something related to their favorite book. Example of this is an LOTR book end.

Finger pointing bookmark - This is not just your ordinary bookmark. The cool thing about this is the design of a finger pointing on the last word where you stopped reading.

Thumbthing - Avoids cramping of thumbs which is ideal for avid readers. It can also serve as a bookmark.

Gift ideas for book lovers
Gift ideas for book lovers

Smart Touch Gloves - If he reads from his tablet or iPad, a smart touch gloves is something that they need to have especially on a cold weather. It makes them easier to swipe the page from the gadget.

Clip-on book light - Someone who reads at night but wants to save electricity can use this clip on book light. It's easy to use. Just clip it on the book and you can clearly see the texts they're reading. Buy a design like the one shown below. A Tardis booklight, perfect match for Dr.Who fans.

Soft Seal Library Embosser - Insted of writing down their names on the book, they can just use this to personalize the books they have.

Book-themed flashdrives - A flashdrives designed as a book comes in handy too! It looks cute and they can use it to save in their ebooks.

Claybox Book tissue dispenser - A must have room decor ideally for bookworms.

Ideal gifts for bookworms
Ideal gifts for bookworms

For the Practical Guy or Guys who have Everything

Another difficult to find a gift for. For you to not to tire yourself from thinking, just keep it simple. Gifts for them are actually easiest to find. All you need to do is think of the basic things they need everyday. Example, if they love to commute, give them a fully loaded metrocard.

Here are other suggestions I can give you for these type of guys:

Socks and Underwear - Basic clothing they need

Coffee Tumbler - Ideal for coffee lovers who wants to keep their coffee hot in a longer time as much as possible.

Electric Toothbrush - High-tech brush to replace the old style one they already have.

Phone charger - Practical accessory they need to bring with them all the time to make sure you can keep in touch.

Rechargeable corkscrew - What can I say, people now are tech-savy.

Mustache/Moustache mugs - Just something nice to have around the house or their apartment. Plus it's funny!

Laptop speaker - Because built-in audio from laptop is not enough.

Shaving kit - To keep them well-groomed all the time!

Gift ideas for practical me or men who have everything.
Gift ideas for practical me or men who have everything.

That's it! I hope I was able to give you some ideas to make your gift hunting as easy as possible. At the end of the day, no matter what it is, it's the thought that counts!


Good Luck!

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      sparklingcrystal 3 years ago from Manila

      Yeah, I want it for myself too. Haha

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      Dianna Mendez 3 years ago

      Excellent ideas. I think my hubby would really enjoy the Batman spotlight!