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50 Cool and Unique Gifts for New Boyfriends

It can be hard finding cool gifts for new boyfriends, because you don’t want them to get all weird about it, and you just want to do something nice and show that you care about them. You’ll find gifts below that he’ll love, but that aren’t too lovey dovey.

Here are the list of gifts to choose from when you want to get your boyfriend something special without freaking him out with something extra mushy. They let you keep things nice and breezy while also professing a deeper like for each other. It can be hard sometimes to express how you feel without rocking the boat or disrupting the status quo.

Tetris Alarm Clock

If you don’t know whether he’s a fan of Tetris or not, chances are he is, and this Tetris clock will be a welcome gift. The numbers are made up of Tetris blocks that enter in from the top of the clock and work their way down just like in the game to form the time.

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50 Things Every Guy Should Know

This book is a lot of fun, and your guy will either learn something from it, or confirm that he already knows all of the things in the book. Even if he knows most things, it’s unlikely that he’ll know all 50 so this is a great book to help fill in the gaps.


Lego Simpsons House

The world of The Simpsons joins the LEGO universe with this true-to-series replica of the Simpson abode. If he’s a fan of the show he’ll love this as a gift, because it includes all of the main characters, allowing him to place them in various rooms of the house.


Ticket Stub Diary

Keep track of all the fun places you two go together with this ticket stub diary. It’s a way to keep stubs organized rather than a shoebox or just throwing them out. It’s a great way to document the good times you share together.


Butt Face Towel

This towel helps him keep things straight and avoids the dreaded “did I just do what I think I did?” toweling off sequence. It’s a way to make sure that one end stays on the bottom half and the other end stays on the top half. Hygienic, useful, and effective.


Punderdome Card Game

The best gift for boyfriends who love telling jokes, Punderdome is a pun/conversation-starter card game which will have everyone in stitches as players have 90 seconds to come up with the worst pun.


YETI Rambler

Hot or cold, this YETI Rambler mug will keep his drinks at the right temperature thanks to the double-wall insulation and scratchproof surface, and holds a generous 14oz.


Flavair Whiskey Subscription Box

If your boyfriend is something of a connoisseur of fine spirits, this members-only subscription service will help him to access some of the harder-to-get-hold-of drinks that can’t be found in bars and clubs.

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52 Things to Do While You Poo

Men like to take their time in the bathroom, so make sure he’s productive with this fun book, which contains 52 things he can do to keep his mind occupied.


Inflatable Lounger

Sleep, lounge, float, or even just sit on this oversized inflatable which fills with air simply by waving it around, and comes with a built-in pillow for the ultimate in comfort.


Bullet Rocks Glass

You’ll have a shot at true romance when you give your boyfriend this stylish 11oz whiskey tumbler, which features a real lead-free copper 0.308 bullet embedded in the side.


LootCrate Subscription Box

Show him that you embrace his hidden (or not) geek with a monthly Loot Crate subscription which can be tailored to his preferences, from Marvel to the Elder Scrolls.

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14 in 1 Stainless Steel Multitool

A handy gift for any camper, this multi-tool contains an incredible 14 different tools for outdoor pursuits, including a hammer, axe, bottle opener, and even a saw, in a sturdy nylon pouch.


Pew Pew Star Wars Shirt

He’ll freak out and let his geek out with this fun Star Wars t-shirt which is printed with some of the movie’s most iconic sound effects, on a solid black background.

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Carhartt Men's Quilted Flannel Lined Duck Active Jacket

He’ll have a warm and fuzzy feeling when he slips into this stylish jacket which has a quilted flannel body and two deep hand-warmer pockets, and is both water and wind-repellent, too.

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English Bulldog Dog on a Trike Shirt

The only acceptable kind of bully to know is the furry kind, and this tee displays an English one on the front, grandly and proudly riding a tricycle for all to see.


Travel Fund Piggy Bank

Drop your new boyfriend a hint about your future plans with this wooden money box which features an airplane and clouds above the words ‘Travel Fund’ on the front.


Ball Wash

Make sure he’s as fresh as a daisy with Ballsy Ball Wash, the cleanser that’s specially made for the sack, crack, and even the back (as well as everywhere else).

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Legendary Whitetails Fleece Button Down Shirt

He’ll look ruggedly handsome and super snug in this Legendary Whitetails flannel shirt, which is made from heavyweight fleece and comes in 7 colors, including both checked and plain.


Durable Canvas Fishing Rod & Reel Organizer Bag

Keep his tackle well organized with this fishing bag which can hold 5 rods and reels on the outside, plus plenty more angling essentials inside the roomy interior.


Maple Wood Sunglasses

There’ll be no more shades lost forever in the ocean if he’s wearing these Maple Wood sunglasses, which come with 100% polarized lenses and float easily on the water.


Bob Ross Heat Changing Mug

There’s an art to making great tea and coffee, as ably demonstrated in this fun Bob Ross mug, which displays a black ‘canvas’ that magically becomes a colorful scene when hot liquid is added.


The Pun Also Rises

If he’s the king of funny puns, give him this book which explores the history, science, and anthropology behind our language, and how it evolved into today’s humorous wordplay.


Literary Socks

Help him add culture to his corns and calluses with these colorful socks which each feature one of life’s most famous masterpieces, including the Mona Lisa, The Scream, and Van Gogh’s Starry Night.


OneBlade Luxury Razor

Give him the luxurious feel of a barber’s shave every day with the OneBlade razor, which offers precision, close shaving with less chance of irritation or burn by way of a single blade.


Wolf Hoodie

Available in a huge array of designs, these hoodies feature incredible 3D artwork in vibrant colors to really bring the print to life, including a stunning wolf and even melted wax crayons!


128 Piece Tool Set

Make sure he has the tools to sort out all those little and not so little jobs around the house with this 128 piece toolkit which all comes in a handy carrying case.


Me Without You

Show him all the ways you’d miss him if the two of you weren’t together with this sweet and sentimental book which pinpoints all sorts of rhyming scenarios which are comparable.


Beard Kit

If he has a beard you’ll know how proud he is of it, so let him keep it in tip-top condition with this selection of grooming products including oil, balm, and even some Christmas baubles.


Hot Sauce Cookbook

First this book will show him how to create 32 signature hot sauces, and then it will provide him with a further 60 recipes in which he can use his newly-created condiments.


Cairn Outdoor Gear Subscription Box

Keep (or encourage) him outdoors with a monthly subscription which will see a box of outdoor products, from energy bars to apparel and skin care to socks, delivered straight to his door.

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Minimalist Aluminum Fibre Slim Wallet

With space for up to 12 cards and a money clip to hold notes, this super slim wallet will prevent an ugly bulging pocket, and boasts RFID blocking so his personal details are safe.


The Science of Cooking

It’s all well and good knowing how to cook, but he’ll produce even better meals if he knows the science behind what he’s doing. This book will answer all his food-related questions.


Wear This Shirt Periodically Shirt

Geeks everywhere will appreciate this ‘punny’ t-shirt which features the periodic table with a play on words below it. Nerds will love it, trust us!


Watch Case

Does your boyfriend own a lot of different watches? If so, this wooden box will make the ideal gift as it’s designed to hold and display up to 8 timepieces beautifully.


Airtight Cold Brew Iced Coffee Maker

Some like it hot, but for those who don’t, this cold brew maker will provide them with up to a liter and a half of their favorite tea or coffee.


Moose Oven Mitt

Oven mitts may seem like a strange gift for a boyfriend, but if likes tinkering in the kitchen he’ll be highly a-moose-d by this functional yet fun accessory.


Men's Faux Leather Jacket with Removable Hood

Style him up with this stunning jacket which is both casual (thanks to the removable fleecy hood) and classy, with the timeless leather-look exterior; the ribbed hem and cuffs mean it’s windproof, too.


Beard Bib

Save him the trouble of cleaning up the bathroom after he shaves with this ‘bib’ which attaches to the mirror with suction pads to catch all his beard trimmings.


Mechanix Wear Tactical Gloves

He can tackle all those tough jobs while protecting his hands with these tactical gloves, which are hardwearing while helping him stay cool and comfortable at the same time.


TriceratTACO Taco Holder

Tacos are messy, and that’s just the way they should be, but at least with this dino holder he can keep them upright while he stuffs them to the brim with delicious fillings.


Michael Kors Slim Runway Watch

Classy and understated, this Michael Kors watch is sleek and slim, and features a black dial which blends seamlessly with the matte black bracelet. 2 year international warranty included.


Black Lab Ugly Christmas Sweater

If he loves black labs this Christmas sweater will see him through the festive season in style, and as it comes in 5 different colors, you’re bound to find one that suits.


Universal Socket

Save him the bother and clutter of having different sized wrenches for different sized jobs – this one is self-adjusting with steel spring pins which retract to hold nuts, hooks, screws, and bolts.


Outdoor Enamel Mug

Who’d have thought a camping mug could be so attractive? Covered in brightly colored fishing hooks, this steel and enamel-coated mug is rugged and long-lasting, and holds up to 17 fl oz.


Hamilton Beach Dual Breakfast Sandwich Maker

If he’s a big breakfast kind of a guy, treat him to this double breakfast sandwich maker which will allow him to create the perfect custom brekkie sandwich in just 5 minutes.


Waxed Canvas Heavy Duty Shop Apron

An essential for any workshop or garage, this waxed canvas apron makes the ideal gift for boyfriends who like to work with their hands – its heavy-duty construction means it’ll last forever, too.


Funny Taco T Shirt

If he lives for Taco Tuesdays, make sure he’s dressed for it too with one of these fun tees which show the world how much he loves his food. And fitness.


Monopoly: Super Mario Bros Edition Board Game

Put the ‘computer’ into classic with this Monopoly game which is based on the theme of Super Mario Bros. and uses figures from the game instead of the standard playing tokens.


Squatty Potty

Help him make the most of his bathroom visits with the Squatty Potty. Designed to get users into the optimum position for pooping, this stool fits around the toilet to maximize space, too.


Sonic Foamer

If your man fancies himself a beer connoisseur he’ll love this beer foamer. With the touch of a button he’ll be able to add the perfect amount of head to his beer, releasing scents into the air that help him appreciate the subtle flavors.

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Personal Water Filter

Does your main like extreme adventures, the kind that might get him lost in the woods? If so make sure that he has one of these personal water filters with him, and a good GPS phone as well! It’ll allow him to have filtered water from lakes and streams in a pinch.


Nailed It Desk Organizer

This desk organizer is perfect for any guy that gets pretty sure of himself after he hits a homerun on a work project. It’s a way to add a bit of fun to his workday, and get him thinking of you while you’re apart.


Portable Outdoor Tabletop Grill

This grill can go where the action is, and makes a great choice if you’re always wishing you could have grilled food on your various adventures. Works for tailgating, picnicking, camping, and any other time where it doesn’t make sense to lug a full size grill.

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Cool Water Body Spray

Cologne is always a gift that a man will appreciate, and Cool Water is a brand that has stood the test of time. This is a body spray that has the distinct smell to it that adds an air of sophistication to him without going overboard with an extreme scent like cologne provides.


Krav Maga Self Defense DVD Set

Every guy would love to be good at a martial art, and Krav Maga is one of the coolest ones to know because it will put an end to just about any fight in a matter of moments. This DVD set includes both basic and advanced training so he can gradually improve.


Ultimate Remote Control

Show him that you’re OK with letting him be in charge with the remote by giving him a more powerful remote control. This comes with an LCD viewing screen on it, allowing better access to menus making it easier to pull up the show or movie he wants.


Popular Science Subscription

Tap into his analytic brain with this subscription to Popular Science. This is one of the best books for when he’s “in his office” taking care of “important business”. It gives his mind something to chew on while the rest of his body is otherwise engaged.


Mobile AirDesk

No matter where your guy is he’ll be able to be comfortable on his laptop with this mobile desk. It has compartments for everything, is super light, and has holes in it so the laptop stays nice and cool. Great for being productive on the couch or while on the go.

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Stoneware TV Dinner Trays

These trays are a fun way to serve up a meal, and mimic the classic TV dinner tray. They’re also a pretty good way to serve up a meal to keep it healthy, with bigger portions for the main and side dishes and a tinier spot for a bit of dessert.


Audio Gaming Chair

This makes the perfect gift for any guy that got himself the Playstation 4 or the Xbox One. If he did then you know he’s a gamer, and every gamer is looking for an awesome playing experience. This chair provides comfort and has features that make gameplay better.


Cocktail Shaker and Bar Tool Set

This set will help complete an at-home bar and comes with everything he’ll need to mix up the perfect cocktail. Includes a shaker and the necessary bar tools that every professional mixologist has as necessities, like a stirrer, tongs, and a strainer.


Him as a Bobblehead

Any sports fan has probably dreamed of having a bobblehead made in his likeness. It’s the ultimate “I made it.” symbol and this one is highly customizable to mimic his look and favorite team. Sure to take a revered spot in any man cave.


Shot Glass Checkers Set

Here’s a checkers set that is sure to produce games that you don’t remember playing later on. Each piece is a shot glass, and you can fill each glass with a liquor and the rules are the same as checkers only you do a shot when you get jumped and two when you get crowned.

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Heated Shaving Cream Dispenser

Treat your man to a hot shave like they used to give in barber shops across the country. These days it’s harder and harder to find a place that will give you a classic shave, but he can recreate the scene with hot shaving cream every morning.


Smartpet Robot Dog

Get him a dog that he won’t have to clean up after or buy food for with this robot dog that uses his smartphone for a face. It uses an app to give the dog different facial expressions, and the dog will be able to do tricks and move around. Get the Tech Pet app for it.


IPA Beer Soap

IPA, or India Pale Ale is a beer that is well-liked among craft beer drinkers. It’s loaded with hops, and this soap has been made with an IPA that has won awards for its deliciousness. They say he can lather with his lager, creating a new bathing experience.

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Laser Projection Virtual Keyboard

He’ll be able to use a computer just about anywhere with this full size keyboard that is actually a laser projection. It means it won’t have to suffer through a miniature sized keyboard, or worry about lugging around an actual keyboard.


Foosball Table

Here’s a sport you both can play together! A foosball table can be put just about anywhere, but a man cave holds it best. It’s easy enough to learn how to play and get good at it, so it’s something you can challenge him at, and win!

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Golf BBQ Tools

Combine two of his favorite things and you’ve got a winner with this golf themed barbecue tool set. Includes a full seven piece set so he’ll never be in need of anything while he’s manning the grill. Get him ready for a summer full of grilling and golf with this thoughtful gift.


Ninja Professional Blender

This blender gets very good ratings and is powerful enough to turn a bunch of fruits and vegetables into a tasty smoothie. Help him be healthier by giving him an alternative to sodas and unhealthy snacks. It’s also great at making frozen mixed drinks.


Pocket Projector

Is that a projector in his pocket or is he just happy to see you? This allows him to play a movie or video on his phone and give it a much bigger screen. Great for impromptu movie watching complete with plenty of snuggling.

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Semi-Automatic Power Screw Driver

This screwdriver resembles a semi-automatic weapon, but instead is designed to help him get things done around the house. Manual screwdrivers are so last century, and it’s time to give him a serious upgrade for DIY projects.


Pizzazz Pizza Oven

This is a pizza oven that uses a clever way of heating up a frozen pizza, wings, and other goodies. It’s also great for reheating leftovers. The food spins around and is heated up just like a real pizza oven, but takes up way less space.


Shark Week Anniversary Collection

He can celebrate 20 years of Shark Week with this one collection, featuring some of the best programs over the last two decades. He’s sure to get his shark fix with 4 DVDs full of all sorts of facts and footage on what many consider the world’s deadliest predator.


Beer Buckle

The Beer Buckle lets him hold a beer without the need of any hands. Great for when he’s grilling and needs his hands free. It holds either bottles or cans, and keeps them right where he needs it for easy access.

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Bose QuietComfort In-Ear Headphones

These in-ear headphones have the same quality and amazing sound that the over the ear headphones provide, plus the noise canceling you’ve come to expect from Bose. They’re more portable now, letting him go anywhere and still be in his own world.


Race Car Driver for a Day

Give him the thrill of being a race car driver, even if it is just for one day. This gift is an experience like no other, letting him get behind the wheel of a real racing car and taking it out for a spin on a closed track.


Around the World Wine Chest

Take him around the world with this gift basket that includes wine and goodies from all over the globe. It’s a well thought out basket that gives him plenty to discover, and is great any time of the year for whatever reason.


Gourmet Sandwich Maker

This sandwich press will make a nice melty and perfectly toasted sandwich any time he’s up for one. When you make a sandwich as tasty as the ones this produces he won’t be shackled to the local sub shops, he’ll be able to make his own at home.


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