Whether you are shopping for your boyfriend, husband, father, brother, or any man in your life really – we know it can be quite difficult sometimes. Here is a list of 12 thoughtful and unique gifts to surprise them with this holiday season. We also tried to feature quite a few small and BIPOC-owned businesses because it is especially important to support them as much as we can.
1. Pizza Stone
Perfect for the foodie or chef – get him his own pizza stone to level up the next pizza night! This Heritage ceramic pizza stone comes with your very own pizza cutter as well. You can get it on Amazon here!!
2. Coffee Set
This gift is perfect for the coffee lover! It will allow him to try out a whole bunch of new, exciting flavors of his favorite morning beverage. The Motherland Holiday Gift Box features Red Bay Coffee’s most popular roasts. This limited edition collection was also featured in Oprah’s Favorite Things for 2020! You can buy it here!!
3. Shaving Kit
This super useful gift will take care of all his grooming needs. There are tons of grooming kits out there, but here is one that is simple, affordable, but also great in quality. The Truman Gift Set by Harry’s is has the perfect splash of color and comes in a handsome, recyclable gift box. Shop it here!!
4. Custom Wallet
This practical, yet thoughtful gift will keep all of his daily essentials safe. Customize the wallet with his initials or a special message to make it one of a kind. Samatia Art & Design makes great quality, custom wallets on Etsy. Check them out here!
Does he love sweets? Get him Inside-Out S’mores! These delicious treats come in various flavors: Classic S’more, Cookies & Cream, Peanut Butter Cup, Peppermint, and French Toast (new). They can be roasted right over a gas or electric stove, fireplace, or enjoyed just as is. Mix and match to create your own 4 pack here!! And, use code GIFT15 for 15% off!
You can never go wrong with a new cologne! Ovation for Men is a fresh, clean, aromatic Eau De Parfume. It is a balanced blend of bergamot, cardamom, aqua, tobacco, and vetiver with hints of amber, vanilla, and leather. The brand was also started by some incredible men of color! Check it out here!!
7. Tea Strainer and Mug
This gift is perfect for the man who loves his tea. The set features an elegant design and wooden handle mug alongside a matching tea strainer. And, it is all handmade. Buy it now on Etsy here!!
8. Custom Airpod Case
Add a special twist to your traditional phone, laptop, or air pods case with a little customization! This creator makes handmade, engraved Airpod cases to keep your earbuds safe and looking fashionable. Create your own here!!
9. New Water Bottle
Especially great for the man who loves to go hiking, camping or spend his time outdoors – this Yeti water bottle is built to stand the toughest conditions. It is also double insulated to keep your water cold (or coffee hot) until the last sip. Choose from the range of colors here!!
10. Beer Subscription
For the beer lover – this gift will have them looking forward to and thinking of you every month! Craft Beer Club searches out exceptional craft beers from around the country and then delivers the monthly selections right to your gift recipient's door. You can choose a monthly membership or have them ship every-other-month, or even quarterly. Find one here!!
11. Self-Care Products
Because everyone needs to just wind down and relax sometimes. Perfect Blue Alchemy’s “For the Men” line has nourishing items for your skin and hair that smell amazing! From body butters to beard elixirs – they will allow him to feel not only pampered, but healthy. Check it out here!!
Great for the guy who loves running, fitness, or just wants to start looking after his physical health – a Fitbit is the perfect gift! They have a large range of products, varying by your specific needs. Explore the options and shop Fitbit here!!