Socks, cologne, alcohol – all items which are well-received, but they don’t really require much thought. If you’re after something a little different, take a read through this extensive list of unique gifts for men, where you will find something for every discerning gentleman, from fishing on the fire, to food for thought.
Bed Jet Dual Zone Climate Comfort Control for Couples
Some like it hot might be his favorite movie, but what happens when he prefers his side of the bed a little cooler? Give him the gift of a great night’s sleep with the BedJet temperature-controlled system for beds. In less than 3 minutes, he can be sleeping in cold comfort while you toast nicely beside him.
Make Your Own Hot Sauce Kit
Spice things up for his next birthday with this Make Your Own Hot Sauce Kit. Containing a variety of mouth (or eye) watering peppers and powders, this kit also supplies the vinegars, sugars, and equipment you will need to produce six bottles of your very own hot and spicy sauces.
Adventure Essentials Survival Kit
Maybe he’s a survivalist, and maybe he’s not, but either way he’ll be well prepared for any eventuality, with this cylinder which carries all the essentials he’ll need in a zombie apocalypse.
REESES Variety Pack
Lovers of Reese’s will go absolutely nuts when they open this bumper box of nutty delights, including peanut butter cups, big cups, and Reese’s stick bars – 30 of them to be exact.
100 Things To Do Scratch Off Poster
‘Never regret the things you did, only the things you didn’t do’ is a quote we would all do well to live by, and with this scratch-off poster, you won’t be regretting a single thing. Full of things to do, from the insignificant to the life-changing, this poster will inspire you to grab life by the horns.
Bonsai Starter Kit
Give him the means to grow his own mini forest with this Bonsai Starter Kit. With four pots, four soil discs, and four markers, this set also comes with the seeds to grow Royal Poinciana, Blue Jacaranda, Norway Spruce, and Rocky Mountain Pine trees. Instructions and clipper are also included.
English Bulldog on a Trike Sweatshirt
Great for dog walking or just lounging around, this sweatshirt features a cute English Bulldog riding a blue trike. Available in 7 different colors, this sweatshirt is soft, warm, and cozy, and is pre-shrunk so the perfect fit will last, even after many washes.
Ender 3 Pro 3D Printer
He can bring his ideas to life with this Comgrow Creality 3D Printer. Heating to 110˚ in just 5 minutes, the printer comes partially assembled so he can learn about the workings as he builds. And with the safe power supply feature, printing will resume even after an unexpected loss of power.
Stop him from spending too much time in the toilet with this funny timer. Filled with sand, the timer shows the silhouette of a man on the lav. The sand runs out of the man’s behind and into the pan, giving him a full five minutes to do his thing.
This jellyfish table lamp will make a beautifully unique gift for men who like unusual lighting. Sublimely soothing, the color changing lamp includes two realistic jellyfish as they meander around inside the ‘tank’, bringing a touch of ocean charm to the home.
LED Beanie Hat with Light
Whether he goes hiking, cycling, or just walking the dog at night, this beanie will prove invaluable in the dark. Warm and cozy, this beanie comes in 12 different colors, and is fitted with four LED bulbs at the front, which provide ample light to illuminate the path ahead.
Exceptionally Bad Dad Jokes Book
Dad jokes are those cringeworthy puns that fathers just seem to delight in, and are especially adept at embarrassing kids with. This book is packed with some of the best worst jokes to add to his repertoire, from one-liners to excruciatingly painful longer witticisms.
Shiatsu Back Shoulder and Neck Massager
Stress and exercise can both cause painful muscle knots, aches, and pains. Help him soothe away his discomfort with a shiatsu back, shoulder, and neck massager. Worn around the neck so it’s easy to self-administer, this unit uses infrared heat and 8 kneading massage nodes to really ease the pain.
3D Multilayered Wooden World Map
Whether he’s travelled the world or is planning to, this world map will make an epic gift. Made from birch plywood in a choice of finishes, this huge map comes with or without names, and can be attached to the wall in under an hour by following the numbered template included.
Gravity Blanket Weighted Robe
Chilling in a soft robe after a shower or bath is wonderfully relaxing, but the Modernist X Gravity Weighted Robe makes it even more so. Offering the same deep touch pressure stimulation as a weighted blanket, the collar of this luxurious robe will soothe stress and anxiety away.
Long Range Smart Wireless Meat Thermometer
The MEATER Plus wireless meat thermometer allows every stage of cooking to be monitored from up to 165 feet away. Once inserted into the meat, the thermometer can be set to the cut and level of ‘doneness’ required via the app, so he can relax while his food is cooked to perfection.
NOPE English Bulldog Sweatshirt
Anyone who has ever tried to get a dog to do something it doesn’t want to do will appreciate this fun sweatshirt. With a squishy English Bulldog in a stubborn (but very cute) position on the front, the graphic has just one word – Nope – underneath.
Safety Grip Work Gloves
Keep his hands safe when he’s working with a pair of SAFEAT work gloves. Constructed from a revolutionary knitted 13 gauge lightweight fiber, the palms are lined with a high cut resistance coating, offering outstanding safety while allowing for bare hand sensitivity.
Fire Truck Hot Sauce Gift Set
The ideal unique gift for firemen or those who just really like spicy food, this set of six hot sauces makes an excellent choice. Presented in a highly detailed fire truck packaging, this collection includes Bombero Jalapeno, Raging Inferno Habanero, and Ignite Chipotle flavors.
Wood Phone Docking Station
He’ll be more organized with somewhere to place all his belongings at the end of the day, and this wooden docking station is the perfect choice. Made from solid Ash wood, this station can hold wallets, keys, watches, and loose coins, as well as charge his phone on its own stand.
Ice Chest with Foosball Table
This is the ultimate accessory for any outdoor gathering! The insulated ice chest has a built-in drain and handy bottle opener, and can keep up to 60 cans of beer or soda ice cold. The piece de resistance, however, is the working foosball table that sits on the top.
Percussion Massage Therapy Gadget
Sometimes those aches and pains require a deeper level of massage, which is where the MaxKare massage gun comes in. With six interchangeable heads for targeted relief, this gun offers deep percussive massage with 5 levels of intensity to soothe post-workout discomfort and relieve fatigue.
Star Wars Jedi Hooded Bath
Made from a thick, super soft fleece fabric, this luxurious robe is perfect for fans of Star Wars. Designed to resemble a Jedi uniform, this robe comes with an oversized hood, wide sleeves, and sash belt, and features a cool Jedi logo on the left hand side of the chest.
Breakfast Sandwich Maker
He’ll have the best start to any day when he makes breakfast with this outstanding Hamilton Beach sandwich maker. Designed to toast bread, cheese, pre-cooked meats, and eggs at the same time, this machine can also create breadless recipes for keto and paleo diets.
Harman Kardon Aura Wireless Home Speaker System
Ideal for a minimalist home, this speaker is sleek, understated, and full of guts. With omni-directional sound and six mid to high range transducers, this sound system also has Bluetooth capabilities for the ultimate music experience, while the Customized Harman Kardon Remote app allows for effortless control.
Rocketbook Wave Smart Notebook
The eco-friendly will adore this notebook, which can be used over and over. A highly unique gift for men who love their planet, this book not only saves each page to the cloud using the app included, but, by putting the notebook in a microwave, the pages can be wiped clean and used all over again.
23andMe DNA Ancestry Test Kit
If you’re searching for unique gifts for men, then how about giving them the tools to find out just how unique they are? This DNA kit can trace his ancestry back through more than 150 countries worldwide, giving him an unrivalled glimpse of the men and women behind the man, using a simple saliva swab.
Food Smoking Cloche
Infuse dishes or drinks with this awesome piece of kit, which comes with a ‘gun’ to apply the flavor directly, and a hose which will add a richer taste to any food they choose.
88 Great Conversation Starters for Husbands and Wives
If the art of conversation has died between a couple you know, this set of conversation starters will make a great white elephant gift that might just make (or break) their marriage.
Canvas Fishing Rod and Reel Organizer Travel Bag
Stop the struggle of juggling several rods and reels at any one time by giving him this organizer which can carry it all, plus tackle and more equipment, in a more convenient way.
Minimalist Aluminum Slim Wallet
This incredibly slim wallet can hold up to 12 credit or debit cards, has a money clip for notes, and features RFID blocking protection to keep your private information safe.
For Game Night with a difference, the Rememory Game is a beautiful tool with which to access long forgotten memories that really should be shared and honored. The prompt cards included are designed to trigger a memory which includes a time, place, and person, and would make a sentimental gift that they will treasure.
Cordless Drill Holster
It’s not quite pistols at dawn, but this holster will make them feel like Butch Cassidy as they use it to hold their weapon of choice – in this case, a cordless drill.
Shiitake Mushroom Log Kit
If there’s not mushroom in the garden for growing their own food, how about giving them this kit which will allow them to produce their own crop of delicious shiitake mushrooms indoors?
5-in-1 Tool Pen
How neat is this little gadget? The real working pen also features a tape measure, screwdriver, stylus, and bubble level, for a 5 in 1 tool kit that’s super discreet.
Personalized Whiskey Barrel
Ageing loses its negative connotations when you give this gorgeous gift to any whiskey drinker. Each miniature oak barrel can be personalized with names and dates, and, once prepared, can be used to store and age their favorite spirit, until it reaches its flavorsome peak, at which time it can be poured straight from the barrel.
Cocktail Grow Kit
You ‘herb’ it through the grapevine – the Cocktail Grow Kit from Uncommon Goods is the piece de resistance for any mixologist in the family. This kit contains everything needed to grow those all-important greens for the finishing touches, in a recycled egg carton. Includes basil, mint, lemon balm, thyme, lavender, and blue borage. Bottoms up!
This bib will save the bathroom from getting covered and him from getting nagged by attaching to the mirror, giving him a safe place to trim his whiskers without making a mess.
Anti Theft Backpack
Commuting to work can be a thief’s paradise, so make sure they leave empty handed with this superb anti-theft backpack, which has been designed to hide a whole number of security devices, such as hidden zippers, anti-cut fabric, and concealed pockets. It even has an integrated charging port for added peace of mind.
Fishing Pole Campfire Roaster
Make sure it’s only your food that gets toasted, and not your fingers, when you use this fun and functional Fishing Pole Campfire Roaster. Combining that great pastime, fishing, with outdoor cooking, you can cast your line and get perfect results, every time, as you flip and turn your food on the end of the line.
Mugs are always a great gift to give, and this one comes with one of earth’s greatest creatures – the mighty dinosaur. There are five varieties available, including the Tea-Rex.
Preseton Bag from Impressed Bag Co
Travelling can present a few difficulties for men who need to keep their clothes in pristine condition, which is where Preston comes in. A unique gift for men, Preston allows suits to be carried wrinkle-free, thanks to its innovative magnet system, while also offering enough space for all those other necessities. It’s perfectly ‘suited’.
Do you cringe a little every time the man of the house turns his hand to DIY, worrying that he might be drilling into an electric wire? Keep him safe, and your house standing, with this fab Walabot. This handy gadget can see through walls, detecting wires, pipes, studs, and even pesky moving critters.
Viking Ram Horn Stein
Nobody will mess with whoever is drinking from this tankard, which is shaped like a Viking’s helmet, complete with skull and ram horn handles, and holds 13oz of mead or beer.
Equation Geek Watch
Get your geek on with this nerdy numbered timepiece from Uncommon Goods. Using mathematical equations, each number on the watch face is represented by its more complicated equivalent, making telling the time a lot more fun for brainiacs, and a lot more complicated for us mere mortals who just don’t understand!
Revolution 101 Balance Board Trainer
Grab a core muscle workout from the comfort of your own home with the Revolution 101 Balance Board Trainer. Designed to improve your balance and strengthen your core muscles, this board is also a whole lot of fun and is great for practicing your stance before tackling the waves on a surfboard.
Hockey Stick BBQ Set
Not only do these BBQ tools look cool, but they come with a history as well, because they’re crafted from real game-used hockey sticks which have seen their fair share of action.
Flavair Whiskey Subscription Box
Give the whiskey lover in your life the gift of membership to the exclusive Flaviar club. Simply choose the duration of their membership and your loved one will be treated to perks such as taster boxes, tasting events, and access to the most delicious whiskeys, courtesy of the gift card which comes with the package.
BLACK+DECKER MAX Lithium Pivot Vacuum
They might be bad at picking their socks up off the floor, or leaving the toilet seat down, but most men do appreciate their own little space being clean. Whether it’s for his car or his man cave, this powerful hand vacuum from Black and Decker will keep things ship shape in his own little area.
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Diy Passport Holder
This leather passport holder is really sweet, and it can be customized to suit. Choose a different color leather, stamp a name or message, and then decide what pattern to use. Simple.
Diy Spice Rubs
Most men are happiest when they’re grilling at the BBQ, so make these spice rubs to take their grilling to thrilling, with spicy chicken, blacken, herb, and classic steak seasonings.
Diy Marble Tray
This marble tray is really easy to make, but looks absolutely stunning, and all it needs is a marble slab, drawer pulls, felt pads, and some very strong glue.
How to Turn a Hardcover Book Into a Hidden Safe
Turn an old book into a hidden safe by following the instructions in this guide. With step by step instructions, you will be able to produce this ingenious place to store your valuables and keep it hidden in plain sight, among all your other books. Just don’t use a First Edition!
Diy Leather Luggage Tag
Leather is a great medium to work with, but sewing it can be a little tricky. Why not make these gorgeous leather luggage tags instead, which honestly need no sewing at all.
Diy Wood Grain Flask
Flasks are a common gift idea, but they can be a bit samey. Customize an ordinary one by covering it in wood grain contact paper, and personalizing it with the recipient’s name.
Diy No-sew Bow Tie for Him
Keep him looking dapper without the dilemma of how to sew with this no-sew bow tie which can be made with a few dabs of glue and some scraps of fabric.
Diy Console Table
If you’re aiming for a white elephant gift that’s a little bigger than most, dig out your power tools and follow this guide which will result in the most gorgeous X-based console table.
These adorable shrinky-dink cufflinks could be made by kids or adults, depending on what look you want to go for, but either way, he’s going to love wearing them to work.
Diy Bar Stool
If cost isn’t an issue, take a look at this tutorial which shows you how to create these fabulous bar stools which are bang on trend with the ‘industrial chic’ look.
Diy Mens Slippers Gift
Slippers make great white elephant gifts, but you can spruce them up by stuffing them full of smaller gifts such as candy, jerky, snacks, cosmetics, and even gift cards.
Diy Tie Rack for Men
Fancy having a go at woodworking but don’t know where to start? Check out this tutorial which shows you how to make a rustic wooden tie rack that is super simple to make.
Diy Mason Jar Sleeve
Mason jars make great alternatives to mugs, but as they don’t come with handles they can get hot. Make this cover from leather, and you’ll have the perfect solution for keeping hands safe.
Diy Wall Sconce
Up the ante when it comes to making a wooden gift by creating this absolutely beautiful Japanese-inspired wall sconce, which will be well worth the time and effort it takes.
Diy Orange Bitters
Do you know a gin lover whose drinks supply needs pepping up? Make them a bottle of orange bitters by following this recipe, and they’ll never settle for plain tonic water again.
Diy Mens Pop Art
Brighten up Dad’s workspace with this collection of tool pop art pictures which can be based on his actual tools, and feature handwritten messages to really make them personal.
Diy Leather Wallet
This little leather wallet is a really sweet idea, and doesn’t require any special know-how – just some soft leather and a sewing machine will result in a practical and heartfelt gift.
Diy Golf Club Covers
If you’re a dab hand with the needles, follow this pattern to knit up a set of these cute golf club covers which will keep his sticks in pristine condition.
Simple Homemade Leather Keychain
Keychains make great gifts – they’re small and easy to make, but provide multiple reminders every day of the person who made them. This one is perfect, especially for dads, husbands, sons, and brothers.
Diy Desk Organizer
If you have a basket lying around (or find one in a thrift store) you can turn it into this pretty picnic hamper by adding colorful elastic to hold everything in place.
Diy Wooden Tool Carrier
Give a handyman a handy tool box, made by your own fair hands, by following the instructions in this superb tutorial. Ideal for carrying several tools, you can make this carrier to measure, using clear pine, a few power tools, and a couple of other woodworking bits and pieces.
Homemade Jack Daniels Bbq Sauce
Turn a Jack Daniels bottle (once the contents have been consumed, of course) into possibly THE coolest sauce dispenser you will ever see – it’s incredibly easy to do!
Diy Paracord Chair
This highly unusual and unique gift for men looks like it comes from a high end store, when in fact you can make it at home with a few items and basic woodworking knowledge. This fantastic guide shows you step by step how to produce a paracord chair, perfect for any man cave.
Diy Scented Sachets
You can visit thrift shops or use shirts that he’s outgrown, but either way, these shirt pocket sachets are an inspired idea and will keep his closet smelling divine.