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    Just 28 Gifts The Guy In Your Life Will Love

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    1. A luxurious after shave balm with shea butter to moisturize, soothe, and leave skin smelling great!

    Promising review: "Smell like your granddad in the absolute best way! What more can be said that hasn't already. This seems universally loved, and I now I know why. It all comes down to the scent. It just has such a classic, gentlemanly fragrance. Whenever I slather this stuff on, I think this is what a New England fisherman must smell like on his days home from sea. Amazing stuff. There is no sort of tingling or burning or cooling or any of the other stuff we often expect from after shave creams, balms, gels, etc. It's just soothing and calming and nice. I have pretty sensitive skin, and this keeps the burn and redness at bay. I can't say enough." —Jason Zurawski

    Get it from Amazon for $34.

    2. A set of four pizza socks ready to roll on out and give everyone extreme pizza cravings.


    Get them from Amazon for $25.99.

    3. A whiskey appreciation crate (literally, it comes in a crate) so you can give a gift that's as fun to open as it is to enjoy. It comes with personalized glasses, cheers!

    Man Crates

    What you get: personalized hand-made whiskey decanter, two personalized heavy bottom rocks glasses, two ice sphere molds, two slate coasters, whiskey drinking journal, spiced peppercorn peanuts, salted pistachios, cranberry pecans

    Promising review: "I ordered this set for my husband for our 25th anniversary! He loved it. And it was priceless watching him try to open the crate. It wasn't that difficult but we laughed and wished we had recorded it. He couldn't just rip it open like a typical present, so he had to study the crate to figure out to best attack. When he saw the decanter set he was sooo happy and it now has a permanent spot on our counter. Thank you!" —Cindy Bates

    Get it from Man Crates for $149.99.

    4. A delish monthly subscription to Graze to ensure the guy in your life has plenty of wholesome snacks to try out all month long, and then he can pick his favorites to eat the next month!


    What you get: a box of eight snack varieties to start, and after you receive your first box you can give feedback and start stocking up on your favorite snacks!

    Promising review: "The snacks are tasty and I love that I don't have to think about portion control. Perfect for my lunches at work." —Jessica R

    Get it from Graze for $13.99 (your first box will be half-off at $6.99, and all other boxes are $13.99 after).

    5. A chili bonsai seed kit featuring a variety of chili seeds with traits that'll make them grow into great bonsai trees. The kit comes with easy to read instructions, and everything needed for a ~fire~ tree!


    Set includes: seeds, grow pots, plant markers, soil (expanding wafers), pruning shears/wire cutter combo, quick start guide, and a chili bonsai bonchi book

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    6. A personalized engraved hunting knife so when your S.O. is asked what you got him for Xmas this year, he can yell "A KNIFE" and run around the pool.

    Engraveable Designs / Etsy

    Get it from EngraveableDesigns on Etsy for $14.99+ (choose from front or back engraving, or both, knife measures 5.5" closed).

    7. A monthly men's vintage subscription box someone needs to send to my doorstep like yesterday 👀. This subscription shall be like gifting a personalized vintage stylist, it doesn't get better than that!


    What you get: curated boxes of vintage menswear and accessories, featuring brands like Levi's, Pendleton, L. L. Bean, Nike, Champion, and more.

    Promising review: "Every four months I'll get an email saying that I have a box on the way from Comma Vintage, and I get super excited to see what they sent me this time. I haven't been let down once. So far my favorite item has been a vintage down vest that I wear multiple times a week. I loved the service so much that I bought my brother a subscription for Christmas, and due to the survey everyone fills out, he gets very different items than me — but also loves them. I look forward to continuing to be a subscriber!" —Oliver

    Get it from Cratejoy for $39.99 (for one box every three months).

    8. A set of handy, glow-in-the-dark bottle caps perfect for preserving cold ones and preventing root beer from spilling all over the car seat (guilty).


    Get a set of six from Amazon for $9.50.

    9. And a set of novelty wine condoms sure to get a laugh as a stocking stuffer this Xmas; and they will truly save opened bottles of wine!


    Promising review: "I got these as a gift for a family member that is a wine aficionado, partly for a laugh but also for their great concept. When she opened them I did get a huge laugh, but once she realized what they were and the concept, she was amazed. I've received confirmation from her that they work wonders, and truly provide an airtight seal. So now all the forks can go into the trash can after they come out of the bottle, and a wine condom goes on!" —Thomas

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $13.97.

    10. A chemical-free, machine-washable, and reusable cooling cloth that screams "I love you but sometimes you get really sweaty at the gym, pls cool down."


    Just wet and ring the towel, and it will stay cool for up to two hours; and once it dries, you can restart the process to activate again!

    Promising review: "Great buy! I have done a lot yard work and recently had to break down a huge mount of dirt and rake grooves in it to plant grass seed. I so happened to pick one of the hottest days to do it. But this towel did the trick! It kept me cool enough to complete the task. I did have to go inside to get it cool again, but it took no time to do so." —Anna DePinto

    Get it from Amazon for $7.14+ (available in four styles).

    11. A handy, foldable ladder for anyone who is a practical gift giver, and has a handyman on their shopping list this year.


    Promising review: "As a long time handy homeowner, I have never ever found a ladder so useful in so many ways. I've had dozens of different types and styles of ladders, but I have never found one so easy to use, carry around, get into hard places, and it's just down right sturdy. I am a 224 pound person and even at the top of the ladder is it sturdy, and does not wobble. So easy to extend and fold down. I just ordered one for my son as a gift." —david k

    Get it from Amazon for $109.78 (five colors, 8.5–15.5 ft.).

    12. A smart watch that doesn't look like a smart watch to keep track of workouts, smartphone alerts, calendar alerts, and much more!


    Features: smartphone notifications, activity tracking, custom goal setting, sleep monitoring, customizable buttons, automatic time zone updates, water resistant, no charging required; compatible with Android and iOS smartphones

    Promising review: "This watch is everything I ever wanted in a 'smart' watch. I came from a Moto 360 first generation, and a Fitbit charge after that. No wearable is perfect, but this fits all my needs. Style, step count, and personal goals all at the touch of a button. If you are thinking about making the leap from where I came from, do it. You lose the touchscreen and gain the style of a Fossil watch." —John

    Get it from Amazon for $108.50.

    13. A jerky snob subscription so the one you love can open up a box of artisan jerky every month and say "so, we ~meat~ again."


    What you get: choose from two bags, half a pound, or a pound of artisan jerky each month

    Promising review: "Alright, so my husband and I love jerky but, the real stuff. We didn't want processed, nasty gas station jerky, we wanted the 'craft' of jerky. We found it with Jerky Snob! The fact that they choose jerky from companies all over the country and send various flavor profiles is awesome. It makes you feel like you're giving back to your fellow jerky lovers, and there's a taste for everyone. Plus, it's not processed crap! Hooray for jerky!" —Gabriella

    Get it from Cratejoy for $15+ a month.

    14. A Scandinavian sweater featuring wool-blend fabric and extra-thick ribbing at the neck to seal in heat — the perfect outfit for snowstorms and dinner with the in-laws.

    Moosejaw, REI

    Get it from Moosejaw for $169.95 (three colors, sizes S–L) or from REI for $170 (one color, sizes S–XXL).

    15. A classic Stanley cooler and vacuum bottle designed to withstand all the terror and mayhem it might encounter on the job, or on the road.


    Promising review: "I use this as my hunting/fishing lunch box, and I use it at work. I've knocked it off of my hood onto the hard ground, I've driven off with it on the roof and it's fallen off of the vehicle, it's rolled around in the bed of my truck because I forgot to put it in the tool box, etc. It looks rough, but it is still going strong. As far as keeping cool, it is a fold-over design cooler. I think this novel design is better personally; because the top is closer to the items inside, thus less air contact. With judicious packing techniques, using 'reclaimed' lunch meat containers of odd sizes, I can pack plenty of food for my 12-hour shift. I am able to carry a quart of coffee, plus food in my man-proof set-up." —D.K.

    Get it from Amazon for $64.

    16. A collapsible airtight water bottle that is 100% BPA-free and perfect for workouts, hiking, and road trips.


    It's also dishwasher-safe!

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99.

    17. A finders seekers subscription box so you can both uncode secret locations and get into detective mode when boredom strikes.


    What you get: find a new city each month through fun puzzles, mysterious codes, and cryptic messages themed around the month's location

    Promising review: "I just finished my second box, and I absolutely adore this new fun part of my life!! I love that it is challenging, but when things get too rough there is a wonderfully warm and helpful community to turn to for help. Love it love it love it!" —Stacey

    Get it from Cratejoy for $30 a month.

    18. A set of cute mountain range rings that'll come together when they're not on your fingers!

    Panselinos Jewelry / Etsy

    Get them from PanselinosJewelry on Etsy for $57.95 (sizes 0–16, two finishes).

    19. A home-brew gift set with everything needed to start brewing IPAs at home! This starter kit is ideal for beginners.


    Set includes: one gallon recipe kit, little big mouth bubbler, bung and airlock, blowoff hose, auto-siphon and tubing, bottle filler, capper and 20 caps,

    12 beer bottles and two carriers, two pint glasses, brewery cleaner, and step-by-step instructions

    Promising review: "Great starter kit. After this batch, my husband invested in bigger home brewery supplies. I created a monster! He uses some of the tools from this kit to make his new batches. The instructional CD was funny and sooo easy to follow." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $76.99+ (two varieties).

    20. An everyday binder to match his skin tone — it comes in five shades, it's water friendly, and it has a 100% cotton non-stretch inner liner.


    Get it from Flavnt for $50 (sizes XXS–XXL, five colors).

    21. A Death Star waffle maker so you can be sure even mornings that start off on the ~dark side~ include a hearty breakfast.

    Think Geek

    Get it from Think Geek for $24.99.

    22. And a French press that'll put full-flavored coffee (in just a few minutes!) back at the top of the morning priorities list.,

    Promising review: "Love this, use it every day. Coffee is so much better tasting from this press than it is from a plastic coffee maker! You also have the ability to brew stronger by adjusting the time. It was exactly what I was looking for. Would recommend, and will consider buying for gifts for our coffee drinker friends!" —Elle

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95+ (available in four styles).

    23. A pre-seasoned cast-iron fry pan any good chef shall adore, and use to cook up tons of rustic meals.

    Willams Sonoma

    Promising review: "I bought this yesterday and made Salmon today. Salmon cooked to perfection. Did not stick at all. Was easy to remove from skillet and tasted better than ever! I've made the same recipe a dozen times but it never tasted as good as today! Just ordered the five-piece set online!" —Guddi

    Get it from Amazon for $12.90+ (12 sizes).

    24. A pair of touch screen-friendly gloves lined with fleece so your man can send you selfies of his beautiful face in the snow without freezing ❄️.


    Promising review: "These should be five star gloves for doing what they are meant to do: they keep your hands warm, and let you use touch screens. The fact that the entire glove is equipped for touch sensitivity is a major plus. Also the gripper dots (only on the palms) are a nice perk, I didn't realize how slippery my phone was in my other gloves until I used this one." —Puablo

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (two colors, sizes S–XL)

    25. A bottle of Mike's hot honey that just may put chicken sandwiches on the dinner menu three nights in a row because clearly, these two are made for each other.


    Promising review: "This is now a staple for my kitchen. How I cooked without it before, I'll never know. Makes the best vinaigrette ever, quick pan sauces for pork, adds an unexpected zip to dozens of dishes. Does it come in gallons? I've given it as hostess gifts several times, and everyone gets hooked." —Martha Ronemus

    Get it from Amazon for $9.61.

    Read our full review of Mike's Hot Honey.

    26. A flying-fishing subscription box stocked with high-quality flies, gear, and trail snacks; so his love for fishing doesn't *scale* down any time soon.


    What you get: 12 premium fishing flies, fishing gear and tools, trail snacks,

    stickers, and informative fly fishing reading material

    Promising review: "I bought this as a birthday gift for my husband, he has received two boxes. He is extremely excited, and has caught several fish with his flies." —Claudia

    Get it from Cratejoy for $15.65+ a month.

    27. A pair of very comfy slip-on slippers made for those days when it's just time to be a sloth and only a sloth.


    Promising review: "Great slipper for the price! Bought these as a gift, and my husband loves them. Very comfortable." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99 (three colors, sizes M–XXL)

    28. And a splurge-worthy weighted blanket thousands of people swear by for helping with anxiety, stress, and nightmares. Better sleep is the best gift you can give, am I right or am I right.


    You choose the weight of the blanket based on the body weight of the person using it. To give you an idea of the weight you'll need, the 5 lbs. blanket is suitable for 90–150 lbs. individuals, and 20 lbs. blanket is suitable for 150–200 lbs. individuals.

    Promising review: "I sleep better than ever. No anxiety or panic attacks, no night terrors. Despite its weight, my body temperature stays extremely comfortable. It's expensive, but worth every penny." —William Hinchman

    Get it from Amazon for $69+ (available in six colors, cotton or bamboo duvet, sizes Twin–King and kid's size, choose from 5–30 lbs. of added weight).

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