When it comes to Christmas shopping, men can be notoriously difficult to shop for, as chances are they’ll already have purchased what they need. But that’s not to say you have to resort to buying novelty boxers (you know the ones). Here, i’ve done the hard work for you and scoured the internet for gift ideas that he’ll most likely love and need.
1 // BAYLIS & HARDING BLACK PEPPER WEEKEND BAG £50.00 If he is planning a trip somewhere at home or abroad this Christmas time, the Baylis and Harding’s Black Pepper and Ginseng Weekend Away Travel Bag Set could be the ideal gift. The set contains a 250g Body Soak, 200ml Shower Gel, 100ml Hair and Body Wash, 100ml Body Lotion and 50ml Aftershave Balm. Packed in a stylish holdall, large enough to fit everything he needs for a spontaneous weekend away, this gift set is sure to delight anyone who finds it under the tree on Christmas morning.
2 // CHARLES CONRAD UNISEX WATCH £189.00 Let him dress to impress this Christmas with the classically styled CC03000 watch. The watch has a smooth black leather strap with a pin and buckle clasp, which supports a stainless steel head casing in rose gold. The watch head itself features a bright white analogue display adorned with rose gold features and there is the bonus of a date function at the 6th hour for added functionality. It’s a wonderful everyday piece!
3 // BRAUN STYLING BEARD TRIMMER BT3020 £29.99 Whether he has a full beard or designer stubble, the Braun Beard Trimmer is a great tool for precise facial styling. With 20 length settings between 1-10mm and a smart precision dial, it is amazingly simple to use and will give him 100% control of the finished look. The trimmer guarantees an exact length, precise contours and an even trim – the fundamentals of any great look!
4 // LORD’S – A CELEBRATION IN PICTURES £20.00 If he’s a fan of cricket or history then he’s sure to enjoy the “Lords – Celebration In Pictures” book. Compiled by Andrew Strauss to mark the Bicentenary of present Ground in 2014, this visual record contains photographs of some of the most iconic moments cricket has ever seen. Signed by Strauss himself, the collection forms a magnificent pictorial celebration of Lord’s Ground over two centuries and includes pictures that have never been seen or published before. This is a truly unique gift for him this Christmas.
5 // BULLDOG SKINCARE TRIO SET £12.00 Does he like to take care of his skin? Bulldog’s range of gifts are purposely built for men and they’ve combined three of their all-time favourite products to make a winning gift set this Christmas. Featuring their Original Moisturiser, Original Face Wash and Original Shave Gel, this gift is sure to beat a pair of socks or itchy jumper for best present under the tree this year.
6 // DOBELL CUFFLINKS £19.99 For the man who works hard (in the office and on his appearance) a pair of unique cufflinks is the gift for him. These cufflinks from Dobell feature a playful fuel gauge/speedo design and will make a unique finishing touch to formal attire and partywear.
7 // ART OF FOOTBALL BROTHER IN ARMS TEE £25.00 Do you have a footie fan in the family? Then he’ll love one of these t-shirts. Art of Football creates handcrafted designs to try and emulate the energy, passion and euphoria that erupts from that one magical kick of a football. They only produce a limited number of each design, so his t-shirt – like any good piece of art – will be exclusive and completely original. Every t-shirt comes gift wrapped and beautifully presented in a hand-painted box so it’s sure to be a winner this Christmas.
8 // VONSHEF COPPER CAFETIERE £12.99 Let him savour the rich taste and unmistakable aroma of fresh coffee on Christmas morning with the Vonshef Cafetiere. Made from tough, heat resistant glass with a copper plated stainless steel frame, this cafetiere will make a stylish addition to any kitchen. Featuring a generous 1 litre capacity, it’s capable of making up to 4 standard mugs of fresh coffee and can even be used for brewing tea.
9 // LUMIE BODYCLOCK ACTIVE £99.95 Active is part of the Lumie Bodyclock range of wake up to daylight lamps and it would make a lovely gift for him this Christmas. It’s an alarm clock that will wake him with a gradually brightening sunrise so when he opens his eyes he’ll feel properly awake and refreshed. Waking like this will help to regulate his sleep/wake cycle and has even been shown to boost mood, energy and productivity levels for the rest of the day. It doubles up as a night light too, so would be perfect if he likes to cosy up in bed with a book before going to sleep.
10 // GILLETTE MACH 3 JUST LEAGUE GIFT SET WITH VR HEADSET £12.99 Treat the hero in your life this Christmas with the limited edition Gillette Mach3 Turbo Justice League gift set. Featuring a Gillette Mach3 Turbo Razor, 2 blade refills and a virtual reality headset, these limited edition gift packs are the ideal present for fans ahead of the release of the Justice League movie. With the VR headset, he’ll be able to enjoy the content on the Justice League VR app.
11 // NIKE JANOSKI £94.95 The Men’s Nike SB Stefan Janoski Max Skateboarding Shoe is breathable and lightweight, with a textile upper for enhanced ventilation and comfort. The Max Air unit in the heel provides impact absorption, while the EVA foam sockliner adds an extra layer of cushioning for maximum comfort.
12 //AMERICAN ORIGINALS POPCORN MAKER £19.99 Is movie night a regular in your house? Why not treat him to this super cool American Originals Popcorn Maker which makes hot, tasty popcorn in less than three minutes. Perfect for parties, movie nights and sleepovers. P.S. The toffee recipe on the side of the box is delicious!