As we go through life our needs and interests change, and if you’re looking for gifts for older men we’ve got the best selection right here. These gifts will keep him feeling happy, healthy, and young as he prepares for a zombie apocalypse, cooks nutritious and delicious foods, takes a masterclass in writing, and samples some of the best wine the world has to offer.
Extra Long Shoehorn
For those times when slipping his shoes on isn’t as easy as it used to be, this extra-long shoehorn will save him from having to ask for help. With a larger grip that’s easier to hold, this 24” implement means no more bending as he can use it while standing up.
Flaviar Whiskey Subscription Box
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Retirement means more time to enjoy the things he loves, and if one of his loves is whiskey, then Flaviar is for him. This quarterly subscription will see him take receipt of one premium bottle and a themed tasting box every 3 months, from both well-known and small batch distillers.
Blue Bottle Coffee Subscription
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Good coffee is like fine wine – it should be savored and enjoyed, and never rushed. The perfect gift for older men who enjoy good quality, the Blue Bottle coffee subscription can be delivered at weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly intervals, in a choice of options – Origins, Blend, and Espresso.
Back-friendly Tempur-Pedic Mattress
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Good sleep is vital at any age, and Tempur-Pedic mattresses will ensure that he gets the very best night’s sleep possible. Utilizing space-age technology, each mattress in the range has been designed to provide incredible pressure relief, while also keeping him cool on even the warmest of summer nights.
Eye Glasses Holder
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Whether he has a special pair of glasses for different tasks or he’s just so absent-minded that he forgets where he’s put them, this distinctive glasses holder will be invaluable. Hand-carved from sheesham wood, this unusual statuette also helps underprivileged artisans who suffer with disabilities and/or poverty in India.
MasterClass Online Class Subscription
One of the pleasures of getting older is that there is more time to pursue interests that there was no time for before. Whether he fancies penning a novel, cooking up a storm, or capturing life through a lens, there’s an online masterclass taught by the world’s most famous experts.
Pluto Pillow Personalized Pillow
Lumpy pillows can make life uncomfortable, so give him the gift of supreme comfort every night with the Pluto personalized pillow. Using information given by you, the Pluto will be crafted to suit his exact profile to ensure that disturbed sleep is a thing of the past.
Biological Age Test
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Hindsight is a wonderful thing, but foresight is even more valuable. This biological age test from Elysium will calculate his biological age, and will make science-backed recommendations for lifestyle changes to ensure he lives his healthiest life, as well as provide indispensable insight into his rate of aging so far.
Aura Digital Frames
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Aura’s digital frames are the perfect gift for grandparents, as you can add photos to their library instantly, no matter how far away they are. They’ll get a wonderful surprise every time a new picture is uploaded, and they can still scroll through their old ones as and when they like.
Yellow Leaf Signature Hammock
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Hanging around will take on new meaning when he has the Yellow Leaf hammock. Made from weatherproof materials, this luxurious hammock comes in two sizes and can accommodate up to 550lbs, yet it weighs a maximum of 2.3lbs and can be hung from trees, beams, or any strong supports.
Identity Guard Subscription
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Identity theft is a serious concern, and one that can happen to anyone. Help protect a loved one’s ID with Identity Guard. This subscription service offers continuous monitoring of the web, the dark web, and transactions so that any risk is identified and dealt with before disaster strikes.
Sock Fancy Sock Subscription
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The seasonal subscription to Sock Fancy will see him receive six pairs of fun, themed designs four times a year, geared towards the appropriate season. Or, if you choose the monthly option, he’ll get a surprise pair of socks 12 times a year to brighten his wardrobe.
Now that he has time on his hands, he might decide to tackle a little DIY. This magnetic wristband will be a lifesaver, as it contains 15 strong magnets so he can keep nuts, bolts, screws and even small tools literally to hand without having to rummage around in the toolbox.
PhoneSoap UV Phone Sanitizer
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It’s surprising how infrequently we even think about cleaning our phones, and yet they’re exposed to the same germs as our hands. He can keep his phone clean, sanitized, and safe as it charges with PhoneSoap, the case that kills 99.99% of germs and viruses using UVC technology.
Molekule Air Purifier
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He can breathe easy as he relaxes at home with the Molekule Air Purifier. Designed to take in 360˚ of air, this sleek machine will not only trap pollutants and allergens, but it will also destroy them without the use of ozone, and it’s so quiet that it won’t disturb sleep.
SmartDesk Standing Desk
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Sitting at a desk is bad for anyone, but as we get older it can be exceptionally punishing on the back. Give him a new way of working with SmartDesk2 Premium, which adjusts its height with a simple push of a button so he can choose when to sit and stand.
Tile Tracking Devices
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If he’s forever misplacing things, or even as a ‘just in case’ Tile will give him peace of mind. Simply attach a Tile to phones, keys, wallets and more, and then use the app to locate them. It can even locate a mobile phone that’s been set to silent!
Firstleaf Wine Subscription
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Help him develop his palate for fine wines with a subscription from First Leaf. Based on the answers given in his personal profile, First Leaf will curate a selection of six fine wines and deliver them to his door every 1, 2, or 3 months depending on the frequency chosen.
Gunner Dog Kennel
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A truly thoughtful gift for men who like to take their dogs with them, the G1 Kennel will keep them safe when travelling. Designed to protect animals before, during, and after a crash, this kennel has been 5 star crash tested and comes with a number of safety features.
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If he’s spending more time at home, brighten his space with this fabulous money tree. Thought to bring good luck and positive energy, it is also said to reduce stress and anxiety and improve sleep while also being an attractive air purifier.
Pressurized Craft Beer Growler
Never let him suffer another flat beer again by giving him this portable growler. Great for use at home or on the go, this double-walled stainless steel growler offers various pressure settings for different beers, and an awesome steampunk-themed tap assembly to make it stand out from the crowd.
BUBBA Fishing Knife
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If fishing is his thing then make sure he has a decent fishing knife. Bubba offers a wide range of knives for every kind of angling task, from fillet knives to shucking knives, and even electric knives to make short work of precision fish preparation.
Honeybird Cooling Weighted Blanket
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Weighted blankets have been shown to relieve anxiety and stress, and improve sleep. The Honeybird is filled with fine grade glass beads which are evenly distributed to provide deep touch pressure stimulation and the comfort and warmth that brings. Choose from the three weights available to ensure the maximum benefits.
Walabot DIY Visual Stud Finder
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If he loves DIY, keep him (and the house) safe with Walabot. This handy gadget can detect studs, pipes, and wires inside the wall to ensure he drills into the right place. It can also identify rodents and other wildlife that could be causing structural damage.
FN Sharp 3 Knife Set
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If you’re searching for a practical gift for older men who enjoy cooking, this set of three knives will be perfect. Comprising an 8” chef knife, a 6” santoku knife, and a 3.5” paring knife, this set will make food prep a breeze. Set also includes an acacia wood knife block.
Sun Basket Meal Delivery Subscription
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No matter what eating plan he’s on or what dietary restrictions he has, Sun Basket can help. Delivering all the ingredients for two or more healthy meals per week, he can have all the satisfaction of home cooked breakfasts, lunches, and dinners without the hassle of shopping.
Knife Making Kit
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Sure he could go out and buy a knife if he wanted, but it would be nowhere near as satisfying as making his own! This kit comes with everything he’ll need to create his own knife, including a Shawnee skinner blade, maple handle, epoxy, sandpaper and more. Optional tool kit available.
TUSHY Bidet Seat
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He’ll feel squeaky clean and fully refreshed every time he uses the bathroom with the Tushy bidet attachment. With no plumbing or electrics required, the Tushy attaches easily to a standard toilet seat and delivers a targeted spray which can be adjusted (both angle and pressure) via the control panel.
Coravin Wine Preservation System
If he enjoys an occasional glass of wine but rarely finishes the whole bottle in one evening, Coravin will make the perfect gift. This clever system allows wine to be poured from any bottle before the cork reseals, leaving the remainder fresh and delicious months or even years later.
BattlBox Survival Gear Subscription Box
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Battlbox makes the ideal gift for men who like to be prepared, whether that’s for a weekend’s camping or in case of a zombie apocalypse. Every month he’ll receive a box crammed with supplies, gear, and tools that build into a survival kit even Rick Grimes would be envious of.
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