The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for Him
Shopping for the man in your life can feel like an impossible task this time of year. When he has enough socks and pajamas from holidays past to last him an entire lifetime, gifts that he'll appreciate and use seem difficult to come by.
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But don't stress out, because we've gathered some of our favorite gift ideas in one convenient place. Our ultimate gift guide for guys has something for every man and every budget, and best of all, there's not a pair of socks or pajama pants in the bunch.
Have a look below at some of the season's hottest holiday gifts for him.
Quirky Stake 3-in-1 BBQ Tool
This handy gift combines a spatula, tongs and fork into one convenient tool. Great for grilling beginners and experts alike.
Available at Target, $29.99
Plank Magnetic Shelf
This nifty "Plank" shelf, with its magnetic underside, will keep his keys, phone, wallet and sunglasses all in one place. And it looks cool, too!
Available at iLoveHandles, $29.95
Schott Zwiesel Cru Classic Stemware
This modern glassware by Schott Zwiesel is ideal for casual drinks or dinner parties. It resists cracks or chips, so it's virtually unbreakable, too. Perfect for the man who enjoys entertaining or likes having a nice drink.
Available at Williams-Sonoma, $72, Set of 6
Beer of the Month Club
Membership to this club will give your beer-loving man the gift of award-winning specialty beer every month for three months. It's described as "a gift that keeps on giving," so how can he complain?
Available at Amazing Clubs, $101.85 for a three-month membership ($33.95/month)
Navy Red Check Tie
Handmade in the U.S.A., a stylish tie from Stalward Ltd. is a fitting addition to any man's wardrobe.
Available at Stalward Ltd., $72
These dual-purpose cufflinks look great with a dress shirt, and they also have a handcuff key integrated into the design. Perfect for the James Bond in your life, or the man who thinks he is.
Available at Sparrows, $59
'21 Days to Glory: The Official Team Sky Book of the 2012 Tour De France'
Know a guy who couldn't get enough of the Tour De France? Relive the race with all the behind-the-scenes action any cycling fan could want.
If you aren't willing to spend a couple thousand bucks to send him to New Orleans for the Super Bowl (why not?), there are still plenty of other, more affordable options that will get him off the couch and into the game.
Super Bowl Tickets available at StubHub!; tickets to other sporting events also available at StubHub! Sports.
Moleskine Beer Journal
Whether he's a casual football-game drinker or a beer aficionado, help him keep track of his beer journeys with this 240-page Moleskine Beer Journal. The journal includes a glossary, personalization labels and space for scribbling down tasting notes.
Available at Moleskine, $19.95
fridge magnet bottle opener
For the guy who can never find a bottle opener. Now, he needs search no further than his fridge. Makes sense, right?
Available at ThinkGeek, $19.99
This ultra-durable keyboard can survive virtually anything. Perfect for any guy who may not be so careful around his electronics.
Available at Logitech, $39.99
Chainsaw and Crosscut Saw Training Course
This crash course on chainsaw and crosscut operation, which was originally published by the Forest Service, is perfect for the outdoorsman in your life — or for the urban man who needs some tips. If he's ever stuck in the forest and has to cut down a tree, he'll have all the confidence and knowledge to do so.
Available at Best Made Company, $12
Keep his desk supplies in easy reach with these "rustically stylish" desk crates. The detailed crates even have shipping emblems on the outside.
Available at Cool Material, $30
Noise Reducing Wireless TV Headphones
Let him enjoy his television shows — or YouTube videos — without disturbing others.
Available at Sharper Image, $99.99
Nike Field Trainer
Durable, lightweight and stylish? A good purchase for his feet and your eyes.
Available at Barneys New York, $80
iPhone Charging Snap Case
Perfect for the guy whose phone is always dead, this case contains a built-in battery which doubles the battery life of the phone. What will be his excuse for not answering your texts now?
Available at Boostcase, $79.95