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So you need to
buy a man a gift, and you’re stumped. Maybe you barely know him and you’re not sure of his taste; maybe you’ve been dating him for a decade and you’ve run out of creative ideas. Maybe it’s your dad, because we all know dads are impossible to shop for. Regardless of the man or the occasion, here are 29 foolproof gifts for men, from a bag he’ll actually use to a high-quality speaker you can buy on Amazon for just over $100.
Carhartt Men’s Acrylic Watch Hat A18
This hat has becoming an unspoken classic — just ask every single stylish guy walking around New York City. It’s not too late to get in on the trend. And if orange isn’t his thing, there’s 35 other colors to choose from.
Fletcher Black Matte Eclipse
Warby Parker Wayfairs are good for people who spend a lot of time in the sun, people who like the ’60s, people who want to support a company that does some good in the world, and pretty much anyone in between.
Imarku Pro Kitchen 8 inch Chef’s Knife
Impress the recipient by telling him about the high-carbon stainless steel and ergonomic handle.
Coach Boxed Double Billfold Wallet
Be the person to upgrade him. Everyone should have a quality double billfold leather wallet.
J.Crew Essential Crewneck T-Shirt
An olive green tee to match his zen personality.
Krost Syf Sweats
When paired with the right sneaker and a more subtle shirt, these Krost sweats look cool and pulled-together. Plus, the brand is donating proceeds to Eden Reforestation Projects and planting 10,000 trees.
Instant Pot DUO60 6 Qt 7-in-1 Multi-Use Programmable Pressure Cooker
Maybe he just started college or moved out on his own. Either way, if you know someone who is just getting the hang of “
adulting,” a slow-cooker is a gift he’ll be grateful for.
Salvatore Ferragamo Dogs Silk Tie
Yes, this tie has dogs. But the beauty of Ferragamo ties is that the whimsical designs are so tidily placed into geometric patterns that from a distance it just looks like an amazing, smart tie.
Calvin Klein Cotton Classics Multipack Boxer Briefs
Comfy, classic, and cringe-proof.
Woolrich Classic Plaid Over Shirt
A comfy and stylish button down for a relaxed guy whose workplace has casual Friday every day.
Cabeau Evolution Memory Foam Travel Pillow
This travel pillow is the gold standard of travel pillows. Three-hundred-sixty degree neck support — what more could you want?
Hugo Boss Men’s Oxygen Analog Bracelet Watch
You can’t go wrong with a silver link watch.
Vans Unisex Old Skool Skateboarding Shoes
When it’s comes to sneakers, there’s a lot to choose from. These are great for a guy who wants to add just a little pizazz to his outfit but, you know, not too much.
Adidas Originals Men’s Superstar
Aside from a nice sweater (see above), adidas Originals are the safest bet there is. They’re comfy, classic, stylish, and work well with anything.
Takeya Patented Deluxe Cold Brew Iced Coffee Maker
If he’s going out of his way every day to get “the only decent cold brew in [insert city here],” he needs this for his own sake.
Saks Fifth Avenue Collection Silk Solid Pocket Square
A pocket square is subtle way to add flair to a suit and is always acceptable for even the stuffiest of offices.
Gucci Oversize Logo T-Shirt
Congratulate him on his good taste with a Gucci tee.
Tumi Alpha Double Expansion Satchel
Whether he’s going to Mexico City or just going to the gym, this bag will carry all of his stuff and look stylish.
Tiffany & Co. Tiffany 1837 Makers Sterling Silver Cufflinks
Understated sterling silver cufflinks will last him for years.
Woolrich Knitted Check Scarf
A scarf is a good gift for anybody. Especially when it’s a classic plaid.
J.Crew 1986 Piqué Polo in Garment Dye
Can’t go wrong with a new polo shirt.
Snow Peak Pocketable Daypack, Navy, One Size
This lightweight backpack fits into a pocket-sized bag. Perfect if your motto is “Be Prepared.”
Blundstone Footwear Chelsea Boot
Blundstone’s boots are made to withstand long hikes, but they don’t sacrifice style.
Theory Panelled Knitted Sweater
Everyone needs a new sweater.
Ultimate Ears Boom 2 Panther Limited Edition Wireless Mobile Bluetooth Speaker
These UE Boom speakers deliver high-quality sound, can be carried from room-to-room, and are very durable.
Sandro Paris Zipped Up Cardigan
This slick zip up cardigan is easy to dress down or up, like the guy in the photo above who paired it with plaid trousers.
Louis Vuitton Pont Neuf 35mm Belt
Band together with a group and buy this for someone you all love. It goes with absolutely everything and will last forever.
Coach C250 Hiker Boot
In a sea of boring sneakers and dress shoes, get him a cooler option.
Canada Goose Skreslet Mountaineer Parka
Buy this slime green coat for a hypebeast, and he will be yours forever.
Hermès Arceau Watch, 40mm
Watches are tricky gifts, but this Hermès is sure to please anyone.
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