Speaking of wedding registries, a set of matching flatware would be nice so that they can retire (or maybe even return) the dining hall forks and knives they may have stolen over the years. Senior writer Lauren Levy fell into a rabbit hole of stylish flatware while putting together her wedding registry and “flirted with the idea of Hay’s Everyday Silverware,” which she calls “basic and standard, but also have their own distinct shape, feel, and style.”
'Franklin Barbecue: A Meat-Smoking Manifesto' Any serious griller will appreciate this barbecue guide by Aaron Franklin, arguably the nation's most celebrated pitmaster and owner of Franklin Barbecue in Austin, Texas. Triumph at your next tailgate with Franklin's tips on customizing your smoker, creating perfect fires, sourcing top-quality meat and cooking delicious barbecue.
This small but mighty drone should not be dismissed as cute. Not only is it fun and easy to fly, he’ll actually be able to capture video thanks to the built-in VR capabilities, HD camera and Wi-Fi function. Great for drone beginners and flying experts alike, the 6-axis flight control system with adjustable gyro sensitivity makes it easy to fly stable. Whether young or older, a drone is sure to evoke his inner kid on Christmas morning.
Head trauma in the NFL is sure to be a hotter topic than ever when the Hollywood film Concussion comes out Christmas Day. But in 2013, the Pulitzer-winning Fainaru brothers blew the lid off that story with their exhaustive book, League of Denial. Now is as good a time as any to read — or give — the investigative story that helped start a movement. Start shopping here.
Whether he's tuning into an audiobook on the subway or lifting weights at the gym, there's nothing more annoying than a dangling cord getting caught and tangled on everything. Enter the Apple AirPods. Sure, the price may seem a little steep, but when you factor in sound quality, durability, functionality, and ease of use, these babies are worth every penny. Not only will the AirPods immediately connect to his Apple devices when removed from their charging case, but audio will automatically play when the buds are placed in his ears and pause when he takes them out.
Send him back to school after winter break with all the essentials. Whether it’s some sports memorabilia to hang in his dorm, a branding iron gift set to make his college barbecues the talk of the town, or a pile of snack goodies he can munch on when cafeteria food is just too far to get to, he’s sure to love any of these practical and thoughtful gift ideas.
Wooden magnets are also good choices. Pick out a shaped variety and add initials, a word or a phrase to the front. Also, include a cherished photo from last December’s first snowfall Sort through all of our personalized gifts for him on Shutterfly, and see how simple it is to buy a gift for every guy on your list. We have memorable ideas for all ages.
Here Fishy, Fishy! – Fish aren’t stupid. They know there’s a hook hidden beneath that lure that could yank them to their demise. But some lures are… more so beautifully enticing that the fish can’t not bite. They’d rather risk death than live without it. The Lure Making Kit lets him mold his own lures and harness the powers of plastic persuasion. less
If your giftee is stuck in city slush, throughout the holiday season, bring the winter weather into their home with candles that exude a snowscape. Each of these three different scents is inspired by three of Washington’s national parks. Olympic smells of woodsy red cedar and oakmoss, Rainier of pine needles with a hint of citrus, and North Cascades of season-appropriate peppermint and rosemary. The thoughtful candles are hand-poured in Washington with 100% vegan soy wax and perfume-quality oils.
It’s time to prove once and for all who the best couch quarterback is. This smart football from Wilson can measure the stats of every throw. That means you can have actual hard evidence of speed, distance, spiral, and efficiency. Even if you’re just getting this gift for someone as a means to prove that you’re better than they are, it’s a killer gift.
Guys gifts are notoriously hard to shop for. If you always seem to struggle, we’re here to help. Our collection of gifts for men includes everything from awesome, affordable trinkets to bigger ticket items for special occasions. We’re talking handmade leather goods, unique drinkware, better desk accessories, unique gifts, and so much more. When it comes to selecting gifts for him on holidays, anniversaries, birthdays, and other random times throughout the year, let us provide you with some great choices. Here you’ll find a selection of some of our favorite men’s gifts along with categories to help narrow your search and find the perfect one. Over are the days of giving yet another restaurant gift card.continue reading
Buying the perfect gift sounds like a lot of pressure. But it's all in the way you approach it. Look at who you're buying for. What are they always talking about? What are their hobbies? Connecting your present to something you already know they like is the easiest way to get them something you can be sure they'll enjoy. From clothes and accessories to booze and tech gear, here's what to get him.