Once you start the search for the best Christmas gifts for him, you won’t have any trouble finding them. But how do you know which to choose from among an array of snazzy gadgets, heartfelt keepsakes, and personalized items?
You need not get lost in the Christmas blizzard of gift-giving with this guide by your side. It’s got all kinds of Christmas gift ideas for him to rival the best Santa can come up with. Keep reading to discover awesome Christmas gifts for men for an unforgettable holiday.
80 Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Him
Dig into these awesome Christmas gifts for him and make this holiday his best yet.
This unusual storm glass is an old-fashioned way for guys to predict the weather at home. The tear-drop-shaped glass sits on an attractive wooden base and looks cool in any room. The crystals inside change their appearance to predict upcoming weather. From sun and storms to warming trends and snow, all they’ll need is to have their storm glass nearby.
Beard Grooming Kit
This beard grooming kit is a useful and fun gift for boyfriends or any young men at Christmastime. It’s packed with quality items, like beard wash, beard conditioner, and beard oil. The set also has a bristle brush, scissors, beard comb, and beard balm to complete it. There are few things guys enjoy more than the luxury of a well-groomed beard, which they can rock into the new year.
Whiskey Gift Set
Men can appreciate a good set of whiskey stones for their home bar, which is why this set is ideal for the holidays. These whiskey chiller balls are made from stainless steel and work even better to keep drinks cool for longer. They come in a set of four in a box designed to get a guy’s approval.
Bifold Slim Wallet
It’s not considered typical to get guys this bifold wallet when it does so much more than hold his money. Not only does the slim design feel more comfortable in his pockets, but the RFID-blocking technology also prevents digital hackers from copying the information on his cards. It provides simple security anywhere he needs to go.
BBQ Tools Grilling Set
Christmas may be cold, but the BBQ tools in this grilling set can warm things up. The massive 34-piece set has everything any serious grillmaster needs to get creative with his favorite meats. From a spatula and tongs to skewers and a basting brush, it’s all neatly organized in an aluminum carrying case.
Hot Sauce Set
Heat up the holiday for an adult man with a hot sauce set that delivers both heat and flavor. The set has three unique hot sauces in hand grenade-shaped bottles. The flavors mirror the danger of the flavor profile, including “Dead Red,” “Danger Close,” and “Shock And Awe.” With various cayenne and habanero pepper ingredients, it’ll please those that can beat the heat.
Give some healing power to a man you love this Christmas with this top leg massager machine. Older men can especially appreciate what this massager can do. They wrap around both legs, from the feet to the upper calves, and are controlled by the attached remote. He can adjust everything from heat and intensity to the areas on his leg that need to be massaged.
The man who wants nothing for Christmas may realize he’s wrong when you give him this multi-tool accessory. The stainless steel hatchet comes with 14 tools in one for all his needs. They include a hammer, knives, and pliers, plus a bottle opener, file, and hatchet. The red handle is perfect since it came from Santa.
Christmas is the best time to get guys gifts with meaning, like this personalized handmade journal. It’s crafted with real leather and is refillable, so he can use it as a notebook, planner, or journal. You can further customize the logo and include his favorite quote, so it feels like it was meant for him.
Personalized Cutting Board
You don’t have to quote his favorite film when you can give a special guy this personalized “Grillfather” cutting board. The design is based on The Godfather films and includes the name of the grillmaster you have in mind. The handmade wood board can be used for meal preparation with a tongue-in-cheek message for all.
Harvest Moon Sand Art
This harvest moon sand art is one of the more creative Christmas gift ideas for him in our gift guide. The moon and sky vista can turn on its head when he turns it, only to create a whole new scene. It’s both soothing and invigorating for men who have everything (or so they think). The eye-catching art stands out no matter what decor he currently has in his home.
Men’s Chef Apron
Men who love to cook will value the offbeat sense of humor this chef’s apron offers. It’s adjustable for any frame, has full coverage, and has useful pockets whenever he whips up something special. The black apron reads, “Your opinion wasn’t in the recipe,” leaving the cooking to the man who knows best.
Men’s Flannel Shirt
This toasty men’s flannel shirt can inspire all kinds of outdoor adventures. The rustic look is manly enough to impress any guy. The corduroy cuffs and collar look awesome and provide extra warmth where he needs it. He can wear it while camping, playing sports, or on casual Fridays at the office.
100 Movies Scratch-Off Poster
You’ll provide your favorite fellow with hours of great viewing fun with this 100 movies scratch-off poster for the holidays. It features one hundred of IMDB’s “bucket list” movies that he needs to see. The game begins as he scratches each square off and watches the movie title beneath. He may not accomplish all 100 before next Christmas, but he’ll have a ball doing so.
Trivial Pursuit Game
Trivial Pursuit takes it up a notch with this “Stuff You Should Know” edition that’s ideal for the holidays. The party game is inspired by the podcast of the same name to challenge the knowledge men can muster. It’s made for three to six players and includes topics from pop culture and science to legends and conspiracies to please everyone.
Retro Mini Fridge
This retro mini fridge is a dream Christmas gift for men who want their own personal refrigerator. The striking style looks handsome whether kept in a living room or bedroom. It’s extra-perfect for bachelors who don’t want to be far from their favorite beverages. The fridge is small enough to stay compact, yet big enough inside to fit loads of things at once.
Retro Bluetooth Record Player
It’ll be a very special Christmas when you give a guy this retro Bluetooth record player under the tree. The classic Victrola look is a head-turner that does more than play records. It’s modern enough to stream music from any smart device and has a CD player, cassette player, and FM radio. When old and new worlds come together, anything can happen.
Smartphone Monocular Telescope
The magnification strength of this smartphone-enabled monocular telescope is no joke. It can stick out through bumpy, dirty, and wet conditions to provide a crisp image. Guys can get closer to performers on stage, animals in the wild, or sporting events at will. It works handheld or connects easily to any smartphone.
Electric Sandwich Maker
This electric sandwich maker works just like a panini press. It heats up super-fast, so he can get started making all his favorite pressed sandwich creations. The sandwich maker also prepares eggs, French toast, and lots of other tasty treats. It’s easy to use and clean, so he can get to eating asap.
Whiskey Decanter Set
This whiskey decanter set is one surefire way to impress any guy at Christmas or even his birthday. The drink dispenser is made from crystal glass and reveals a stunning ship design that becomes more visible as the whiskey comes out. It sits on a wood base and comes with matching globe glasses.
Man-Box Gift Set
Dudes everywhere may act as happy as little kids when they open this man-box gift set on Christmas. The outdoorsy box is filled with cool items to inspire men to adventure. A Rambo knife, coffee soap, and insulated mug can come along the next time he heads to the great outdoors.
Smart Aromatherapy Diffuser
Not all aromatherapy diffusers are for ladies; this sleek, smart diffuser looks awesome with a dark brown wood finish. The LED light display is customizable, as is the aromatherapy function. He can control it via his smartphone or via his voice using Alexa. On top of all these extras, it’s still a wonderfully helpful way to ease stress and anxiety using essential oils.
Brass Sundial Compass
The holidays are about meaningful gifts that leave a lasting impression, which this brass sundial compass does. It shows off a cool steampunk style he’ll adore and comes in a handsome case. The compass can remain on display for men to admire or be used to strike out on their own journey.
Cocktail Smoker Kit
This season, help the guy you care about start a new tradition of smoked cocktails with this fun DIY set. The instructions will guide him through the easy process of smoking cocktails using hickory, oak, and cherry chips. Once he gets started, he may be the next smoked cocktail aficionado to beat.
Heated Thermal Socks
Giving socks for Christmas may seem boring, but these heated thermal socks may be the most exciting ones yet. They insulate the feet and conduct heat to keep them that way, no matter what the winter weather brings. His feet can stay dry and toasty all season long, from Thanksgiving through Valentine’s Day.
Retro Radio Bluetooth Speaker
This fun little Bluetooth speaker looks like a vintage radio, right down to the wooden material. It’ll play his favorite tunes through any smart device. He can toss the artsy yet modern compact speaker in his bag for use on any outing.
Men’s Tie Gift Set
If he needs help in the fashion department, your favorite guy can get it with this men’s tie gift set. The box contains three classic ties, four pairs of cufflinks, and four tie clips. They are interchangeable to mix and match to form awesome looks guys will love.
National Park Glass
This national park glass is so evocative of its beautiful location, it’ll put a smile on any man’s face. The tumbler-size glass is handmade, depicting famous U.S. park landmarks. Each glass has the park’s name and is a thoughtful way to transport him to one of his favorite places. His next glass of beer could be the prettiest one yet.
Leather Dopp Kit
Every man needs a good toiletry kit to see him safely on his travels. This leather dopp kit has style and function in one. It’s crafted using buffalo leather and has plenty of room to keep his things safely. He won’t have to throw his bath products and shaving stuff into a plastic bag anymore.
Countertop Pizza Maker
There’s no reason to order out when you’re a guy looking for delicious pizza. This countertop pizza maker makes a wonderful addition to any man’s kitchen. The indoor electric grill isn’t just for pizza; it can also make desserts and quesadillas. It’s the ideal cooking gadget for guys who love all kinds of delicious food.
Happy Holidays Beer Gift Basket
Say “Happy Holidays” to a guy you love with this quality beer gift basket. The hand-curated assortment includes 12 beers, from IPAs to microbrews. Brands like Victory, Maduro, and Funky Buddha are all here. It’s kind of like a Christmas season advent calendar with beer instead of chocolates, which should suit most guys you know just fine.
Cigar Sampler Gift Set
Why not celebrate the Christmas season by giving a man this high-class cigar sampler set? The Olivio five-pack has luxury cigars to treat his taste buds right. It can remain nearby whenever he wants to sit back, relax, and enjoy a few puffs of quality tobacco. Don’t ask him to leave one for Santa, though, since he’s not likely to oblige.
Phone Docking Station
Most men could use some more organization in their lives while at home. This phone docking station starts as a place to keep a cell phone while it charges. It’s also made for watches, glasses, keys, and other accessories he won’t know where to put. Anything he needs can be a short reach away with this piece on his nightstand.
Memory Foam Slippers
These memory foam slippers aren’t your typical guy slippers. The clog-style slippers remember the specific curves of his feet even while he’s not in them. The rubber sole prevents any slips or falls from occurring. They’re super comfortable to wear and may stay on his feet long after Christmas is over.
Jerky Gift Basket
Show a man you care about how important he is this Christmas by piling high delicious beef jerky. This set promises unforgettable flavors of jerky in every bite. With flavors like teriyaki, honey ham, and sriracha, he’ll have something to contribute to Christmas dinner like nothing else.
Specialty Craft Cocktail Kit
Holiday cocktails can be the best part of the season, which this specialty craft cocktail kit brings. The kit you choose can use his favorite spirit ( the only ingredient he’ll have to add himself). There’s a flavorful Old-Fashioned made with cherry bark vanilla bitters or a tequila cocktail with cacao nibs.
Shiatsu Back Massager
Men don’t always make time for self-care, but you make time for them when you give them this Shiatsu back massager for Christmas. This massager wraps around their neck, shoulders, and upper back, but can be used almost anywhere. He can customize the Shiatsu pressure with or without heat to alleviate muscle strain whenever he needs it most.
Timex Ironman Watch
When you put this Timex Ironman watch under a guy’s Christmas tree or in his stocking, he’s in for fun. It’s a techie lover’s dream in one awesome watch. The watch has a lap counter, offers three time zones, and has a 24-hour countdown timer. Whatever he needs, he’ll be ready with this beauty on his wrist.
Cell Phone Screen Magnifier
If a man needs a bigger viewing area to watch shows on his phone, this screen magnifier is for him. It’s one of those Christmas gifts for him that are toys for grown-ups. All he needs to do is set his phone on the dock, so it projects onto the 14-inch magnifier. His vision will thank him the next time he decides to binge-watch his favorite programs.
Living Christmas Tree DIY Kit
When guys open this living Christmas tree DIY kit, they may have to start right away on next year’s tree. It’s got everything he’ll need to grow his own Balsam Fir tree using seeds. It uses the nurturing environment of a miniature greenhouse, so his Christmas tree grows green and tall. The kit is a wonderful way to combine DIY with holiday fun.
DIY Infusion Kit
This DIY liquor infusion kit is an innovative way for guys to get involved in how their spirits taste. The set has all the botanical blends and unique spices necessary to create his own brand of whiskey. By adding neutral alcohol, he can transform existing whiskey with flavors like oak, chocolate, and chai mixes.
360-Degree Dog Camera
Man’s best friend comes into play with this cool 360-degree dog camera. Men who want to keep an eye on their pooch can, using the dog tracker that moves anywhere in a room dogs do. He’ll be able to watch his furry friend on his phone and can say hello using the two-way audio feature.
Smokehouse BBQ Sampler Set
Once Christmas dinner is over, guys may already dream of their next BBQ-centric meal. This BBQ flavor sampler set offers many ways to improve whatever they’re grilling or smoking. It’s got a variety of BBQ sauces, spice rubs, and salt blends to combine as he sees fit. The set inspires creativity with flavors like bacon, chipotle lime, and apple whiskey.
Historic Cartoons Box Set
Men can take a deep dive into history in an entirely new way with this historic cartoon box set. It features 50 cards kept in a bamboo box that is its own keepsake. The cards present beautifully-drawn cartoons featuring 200 years of offbeat American historical events. He’ll learn, laugh, and treasure this offbeat Christmas gift year after year.
Personalized Wooden Sunglasses
Few men can imagine having a pair of sunglasses made from walnut wood. Even fewer can picture these amazing sunglasses bearing their name. This awesome pair has both. They’re handmade and can be further customized with his favorite lens color. He may want to wear them at the Christmas dinner table, but it’ll prove how excited he is about them.
Beard Oil Gift Pack
All a man needs for a handsome beard is a great bottle of beard oil, and this gift pack provides him with four different types to choose from. The scents include original, pine, bay rum, and a special “Viking” blend for days when he feels like an adventurer. His beard will thank him, and he will thank you.
Bacon & Bourbon Man Candle
Bacon and bourbon will be the flavors of any man’s favorite holiday when you give him this man candle. It’s hand-poured with care using the intoxicating aromas of bacon and bourbon to transform his home into a manly spa. Anytime he needs to relax, he can lie back and light up this candle.
Nuts Gift Basket
People often give gift baskets full of nuts to those they love for the holidays. This nuts collection is tailor-made for men who love bold flavors. The one-pound tin has three packages of nuts. They include Irish stout cashews, Jamaican lager peanuts, and Kentucky bourbon almonds. He may want to keep this gift set all to himself.
Drones are not just for teenage boys when they come with smart apps and voice control. This drone works using a 120-degree wide-angle lens so he can see everything. It flips 360 degrees and takes 1080 HD quality video, so everyone can enjoy his drone journeys. The drone is the closest thing to a toy any man could get under the Christmas tree.
Beer Sleeping Bag
The novelty of this beer sleeping bag koozie is only made better by its usefulness. The adorable handmade bag looks like an actual sleeping bag, but it does much more. It insulates his brew to keep it cold for much longer than a traditional koozie. The bag is a lot more fun to look at for those around him as well.
Black Leather Bracelet
When men claim they have everything, they’re not considering memorable jewelry like this black leather bracelet. The bracelet has a stainless steel clasp, but otherwise is all-black for the man who loves to make a statement. It comes in a bamboo gift box that would look great under a Christmas tree.
Rooftop Cargo Carrier
This rooftop cargo carrier is more than another practical Christmas gift for him. It’s built to last through any weather and keep his adventure-ready accessories safe and organized as he hits the road. He can attach it to a roof rack or from inside the car doors using durable clips. There’s no need to leave anything behind when he takes it all with him.
Mini Drip Coffee Maker
This isn’t just another typical coffee maker guys will love. It’s a work of art that elevates any kitchen into something special. The retro design may fool him, but the ability to make a delicious cup of coffee won’t. It’s perfect for men who are having coffee for one or two. The coffee machine has different brewing modes, so his coffee can be as strong as he likes.
Floppy Disk Coaster Set
Christmas is the opportune time to get your favorite man this set of floppy disk coasters for his coffee table. They come in a set of four colorful varieties and look exactly like floppy disks used to. He may run out of memory, but his coffee table decor will never run out of style again.
The immense creativity with which this magnetic globe lamp was created comes through immediately. It’s a piece of home decor most men would dream of having. The C-shaped base uses magnets, so the globe feature appears to float. The globe rotates and he can control the color display he wants to see most.
Magnetic Pickup Tool
When men perform home DIY, they’ll be thankful this magnetic pickup tool helps them find all their lost pieces quickly. It comes equipped with a powerful LED light, so he can spot items in dark corners or under furniture. The magnetic force picks up anything, from nuts and bolts to washers and screws. It’s the ultimate in Christmas gifts for men, especially those you call Dad.
Mancala Board Game Set
Mancala is a wonderful game for a man to play with his friends, family, and loved ones. The ancient African board game uses colorful glass beads and a wooden board. It involves collecting and counting skills for dads to share with kids and men to play with their friends. The set is a handsome item to have at home and a unique way to spend time during the holidays.
A new way to impress a guy on Christmas morning is by sharing this personalized soundwave art with him. The stylish piece is made with acrylic glass and features a colorful visual soundwave display. It’s personalized with his name and customized to play the song of choice using a barcode on the art itself.
DIY Bluetooth FM Radio
Few other DIY kits are as technically challenging to men as this intricate Bluetooth FM radio set. It explains all he needs to know to put together the parts to make a working FM radio with Bluetooth connectivity. Turns out, he’ll provide the tunes for Christmas Day his own way and impress everyone in the process.
GoPro Action Camera
Men can record all their upcoming adventures with this high-powered GoPro action camera. It’s compact yet provides a long battery life and the ability to weather a storm. It’s compact yet provides a long battery life, the ability to weather the storm, a camera that works in low-light situations, and an LCD touchscreen. They’ll have a blast on their next hike, bike ride, or vlogging session with this tech-ready secret weapon.
PS4 Charger Station
No man is too mature to play video games on his PS4, so why shouldn’t he be smart about how he charges it? This dock station is the best way to charge PS4 game controllers two at a time. It works fast and changes from red to blue once the controllers are ready to go. He and his favorite people can then get back to taking over the galaxy, one game at a time.
Bluetooth Beanie Hat
The worlds of fashion accessories and the latest tech come together for men with this incredible Bluetooth beanie hat. It protects his head from cold weather like any warm hat, but there’s more. He can listen to music or talk on the phone using Bluetooth and the built-in headphones inside the hat. No matter what the outside world has going on, his world will sound great.
Chocolate Caramel Crunch Gift Basket
Guys might like savory snacks, but they also crave decadent sweets during the holiday season. This gift basket delivers all their favorite sweet flavors. Chocolate is the star here, with caramel corn, chocolate pretzels, nut bark, peanut brittle, and Ghirardelli squares. Whatever chocolate texture he’s in the mood for is his for the taking.
This make-a-mixtape keepsake is ready to touch the heart of any guy you love this Christmas. It allows you to curate a personalized playlist of his favorite songs digitally. The retro wooden cassette tape piece is customized with his name, and once he scans the QR code, the playlist will warm his heart all season long.
A good night’s rest isn’t just for the ladies when you can give a man these cool sleep headphones. They’re ergonomically designed to help tired eyes, but they don’t stop there. The eye mask contains Bluetooth-ready headphones he can control himself. One last phone call before bed or his favorite song or meditation helps him drift off to deep sleep.
DraftPour Beer Dispenser
This unique DraftPour beer dispenser makes an average bottle of beer into something amazing. It takes the beer from an average bottle or can and improves the beer’s carbonation. Once ready, the beer is transformed into a beverage that tastes like it was just poured at a craft brewery.
This backpack is ready for anything a man can throw at it, tech-wise. It safely holds a standard laptop in place, but the water-resistant material will ensure his laptop stays dry no matter where he’s headed. There’s an external USB port and headphone port for convenience, along with a password lock to keep it all inside.
Personalized Pocket Knife
The simple, refined style of this personalized pocket knife is one any guy would cherish. The oak wood handle can be customized with his first name. The knife itself is ideal for camping, hiking, or opening a bag of snacks. It’s a manly piece he’ll admire for a long time to come.
This insulated beverage tumbler isn’t like the ones you find for women. It’s made with a guy’s style and sensibility that’s apparent with the grainy mahogany finish. The stainless steel insulation still works to keep his coffee hot and his whiskey cold, depending on the time of day. It won’t slip out of his hands anytime soon.
Himalayan Salt Tequila Glass Set
Tequila requires a unique set of glasses to properly imbibe, and this Himalayan salt glass set doesn’t disappoint. Your favorite man will love the salty backnote the glasses give to the best tequila he can find. The set of four glasses comes with a ceramic dish for limes, all nestled in an acacia wood tray.
For Guys Gift Basket
Christmas gifts for men who want flavor come ready with this gift basket for guys. The “It’s a Guy Thing” box opens to reveal a big selection of unique gourmet items he’ll get excited about. It’s got salami, sausage, cheeses, and a selection of crackers to warm him up. There are also hazelnut chocolate cookies and Cayman Islands rum cake to finish things off right.
Men pretend they know it all sometimes, which is why they need this helpful password organizer for Christmas. It’s inexpensive and offers them the perfect place to keep their internet passwords safe. The book is organized alphabetically, so no matter what information they need to get to, it’s easily found here.
3D Crystal Photo
Memories can last forever for men who like their keepsakes with a touch of futuristic design. The 3D crystal photo employs a detailed etching of whatever photograph you wish him to remember. The effect it gives off is unlike any other photo frame he could think of in his wildest dreams.
Personalized Pocket Watch
Guys can head back in time when they get to enjoy the gentlemanly style of this personalized pocket watch. The blue and silver dial contains all the details of a classic pocket watch delivered in a stylish gift box. You’ll add a personal engraved message to it, so every time he opens up his watch, he thinks of you.
Basketball Hoop Mug
Whether drinking his morning coffee or enjoying cereal, this basketball hoop mug will bring a smile to his face. The oversized mug features a miniature basketball hoop over whatever he pours into it. He’ll spend Christmas Day trying to make the ultimate shot with his sugar cubes, mini marshmallows, or anything he likes.
Canvas Travel Bag
A well-packed man is halfway to his perfect destination. This handsome canvas travel bag can get him there in style. He can adjust the durable shoulder strap to fit his body and mode of carrying. The bag has plenty of space to keep things organized in one place until he reaches his journey’s end.
This smart notebook is the latest in digital tech that makes writing things down an art all its own. It works like a regular notebook, only the men who get to use it can save their work on the cloud. Once the content is scanned and saved, he can wipe the pages clean and start all over again.
Nitro Cold Brew Coffee Maker
Nitro cold brew coffee doesn’t have to be a long-lost Christmas wish for the man you care about. He can be in charge of his caffeinated brew with this high-powered coffee maker. Guys can brew delicious cold brew that tastes like it came from the best coffee shop. It might be better than making beer for a guy who loves coffee bean flavor best.
LED Sensor Headlight
There’ll be no more old-fashioned headlamps for guys as Christmas gifts when this LED sensor headlight arrives. Its sleek style stays put on his head better than others that stretch out and fall off. The light has a powerful sensor that works with his gestures. All he has to do is wave at it to use dependable light that won’t quit.
DIY Beer Kit
Santa will have nothing on you when you give a guy this DIY beer kit. It’s packed with everything he’ll need to start brewing his own beer easily. The best part is, he doesn’t have to wait weeks to try his own hoppy creation. It works without fuss to make tasty homebrew that’ll be ready in time to serve with Christmas dinner.
Christmas Gifts for Men FAQs
What Do Guys Want for Christmas From Their Girlfriends?
When you’re looking for the best Christmas gifts for your boyfriend, keep in mind just who the guy you’re buying is. By knowing his likes, hobbies, and what he’s most excited about, you’ll find the perfect Christmas gift. It could be a new video game, the latest in sports gear, or a kit that gets his creative juices flowing.
How Much Should You Spend on Your Boyfriend for Christmas?
If you’ve been dating your boyfriend for a year or less, it’s typical to spend about $50. If you and your boyfriend have been together for well over a year or you live together, that number might be more like $100. It’s up to you both to decide what your Christmas gift budgets are and get creative with the best gifts possible.