Get Inspired With Christmas Gifts for Men
It’s not always simple to find good Christmas gifts for men. Whether you’re buying for Dad, Grandad, a boyfriend, brother or uncle, it can get very tricky. Tastes change, standards are high and it’s hard to keep track of what they want and what they already have.
With this challenging problem in mind, we reached out to the gift industry’s top designers. They’ve come back with a whole heap of gift goodies that are sure to impress the men in your life. To suit every budget and every age, this is our 2016 pick of the top Christmas gifts for men.
Samson Grunt – Strong Man Framed Print
First in our pick of Christmas Gifts for men is this new Strong Man print from Pennychoo. Taken from the incredible ‘Big Top’ range of prints the design is inspired by a vintage, circus-themed tin. With brightly coloured animals and quirky Big Top characters, this print is perfect for every daredevil strong man in your world. Using stencils and layered sponging, these prints have a retro vibe, which adds classic nostalgia to any room, office or man cave. Printed on 230gsm paper, the print has a 3cm wide mount and a smooth matt black MDF frame.
Strong Man Retro Art Print. This print is available in 3 sizes and is also available unframed. Prices range from £12.00 – £29.99 from Pennychoo.
New for 2016 the WOW SPLASH is the latest portable speaker from KAKKOii in their best-selling WOW range. Unlike previous models, this portable device is 100% waterproof and will continue to play even if it’s totally submerged. Perfect for the beach, pool or shower, this waterproof speaker is the ideal gift for those who can’t bear to be without their favourite sounds. The speaker will play for up to 6 hours at medium volume from a single charge. To suit every taste it’s available in 5 colour pops; teal (shown above), blue, navy, red and coral
Wow Splash Music Player. £49.00 from KAKKOii.
Landmark Cookie Cutters
If the man in your life likes to cook, why not take his food global with these souvenir cookie cutters. Add some iconic shapes to your delicious bakes with these unique cookie cutters, which show famous monuments in bright colours. Reduced to their outlines, these famous places are made from the highest quality plastics; each cutter is food safe, dishwasher suitable and non-fading. Each cutter was also made in Berlin, Germany in co-operation with a sheltered workshop for people with disabilities, helping to boost the local industry.
Set of 5 Cookie Cutters (World Edition). €19.90 form Phil Goods.
Toolkit for Life
Our next pick of Christmas Gifts for men is a box set of 6 essential guides; a one-stop ‘Toolkit for Life’. This special edition box set contains 6 titles from The School of Life’s best-selling ‘How to series’. Intelligent, rigorous and well-written, the paperback books examine some of the great issues of life; choosing a partner, homemaking, city living, leadership, boredom and entrepreneurial thinking. Written by leading minds in each field, this collection gives the gift of new perspectives and practical insights. Everything needed to live a more balanced and fulfilling life.
Toolkit for Life Volume 3 Boxset. £60.00 from The School of Life.
Officially crowned the world’s smallest drone, the BuzzBee uses state-of-the-art technology to nip through even the smallest nooks and crannies. Measuring in at a compact 30mm x 30mm x 20mm the BuzzBee is super easy to fly; whether that be on a mission or when performing 360 degree aerial acrobatics. Ideal for beginners and packed with features for drone fans, this is the perfect gift for men who embrace technology and like to have fun.
BuzzBee Nano Drone. £27.95 from Genie Gadgets.
Pocket Digital Radio
If you’re looking for a gift that gives entertainment on the go, you won’t want to miss Pure’s Move 2500. This lightweight pocket-sized device is a DAB and FM personal radio that gives up to 15 hours of non-stop listening; the perfect gift for radio fans. Each portable radio comes ready to go with in-ear, noise cancelling headphones. The Move 2500 is available in black and silver.
Move 2500 Portable Digital Radio. £69.99 from Pure.
Lucky Tiger Essential Grooming Kit
The Lucky Tiger Essential Grooming Kit is everything men need for a proper shaving and skin care regime. Packaged in a handsome vintage metal tin, this gift set contains full-size versions of: Lucky Tiger’s Face Wash, Liquid Cream Shave, After Shave & Face Tonic and Face Moisturiser. A quick and easy way to be the most dapper gent around this holiday season.
Planetaria is a delve into the primary planets (and dwarf planet) that compose our solar system. With science and science fiction exploring deep space, this unique set of gifts looks a little closer to home; reminding us of the humbling and fascinating fact that no human has ventured beyond our own moon. The range features: chunky mugs, coasters, tea towels and trinket trays. Stylish Planetaria presents are perfect for any men who appreciate space, science and adventure.
Planetaria Collection. Prices start at £10.00 for a Big Mug to £25.00 for a Large Trinket Tray from the Magpie website.