It’s that special time of year when we think back on everything that made 2018 so magical as we try to formulate gift ideas for the people who made it such a special year. The 2018 Holiday Gift Guide from BroBible has it all, truly. We’ve got gift ideas for the guy who has everything. There are luxury gifts, practical gifts, gift ideas for things you never knew you needed and the perfect gifts for hard to shop for people.
I’m definitely classified as a guy that’s hard to shop for and that’s part of what makes my annual BroBible Holiday Gift Guide so great. It takes one to know one. Our 2018 Holiday Gift Guide is broken out into grids of 5 with micro-themes as well as unique gift ideas interspersed throughout. On the grids, the links to the products are below and the images are meant to read left-to-right, top-to-bottom. Now let’s dive right into the best 2018 Holiday Gift Guide around and be sure to share this with your friends and family if you see anything that catches your eye!
2018 Holiday Gift Guide — 100 Best Gift Ideas For Men
Must-Have Holiday Gifts For Cigar Lovers
First up, we have some gift ideas for cigar lovers. I’m not a cigar aficionado but I love a great cigar as much as the next guy and keep a packed humidor at home.
Cigar Caddy 3400 Waterproof Travel Cigar Humidor for 5 Cigars [$17]
Mantello 25-50 Cigar Desktop Humidor Royale Glasstop [$40]
Unbreakable Large Black Cigar Ashtray [$15]
ALASKA BEAR Stainless Steel Guillotine Double Cut Cigar Cutter [$11]
Scorch Torch Triple Jet Flame Butane Torch Cigar Lighter w/Punch [$10]
Revtown USA Jeans For Men
Over the past few months, I’ve absolutely fallen in love with Revtown USA jeans. They are easily the most comfortable jeans I’ve owned and since your legs deserve a present this Christmas you’re going to treat yourself to the best around.
The Chillest Apparel For Everyday Living
You can pick up the full collection to complete the look and step into the chill life today. This is all apparel that will immediately improve your daily life.
Ball and Back Commando Sweater [$248]
Pesca x Recover Recycled Sport Shirt [$32]
Southern Tide Skipjack State Trucker Hat [$27]
Red Wing Heritage Hawthorne Muleskinner Belt [$89]
New Balance X90 Knit Sneakers in Pigment/Red [$110]
Powers Irish Whiskey Three Swallow
Powers Irish Whiskey brought their new expression to America in October and Three Swallow is a gorgeous ode to Traditional Pure Pot Still Whiskey with a 21st-century twang. It’s distilled at the Midleton Distillery in County Cork, Ireland and made using a traditional Single Pot Style. Three Swallow is matured in American Bourbon barrels and finished in Sherry casks for a boldly finessed finish. Simply stated, it’s divine.
Spirits For The Refined Palate
Your home bar can take a hit during the holidays so now’s the time to stock up. Booze also makes for the best gift you can give someone, whether it be a friend, family member, or colleague. You cannot go wrong with one of these boozy gift ideas.
Serious About Shoes — Must-Haves For Every Man
These days I happen to believe that a man cannot own enough shoes. Most guys are lazy about buying themselves new shoes or boots. That’s precisely what makes this such a perfect Christmas gift, it’s practical and will be well-appreciated.
Rancourt and Co. Wolf Boot in Toast Rushmore [$395]
Mobs Design Retro Lowtop Grid Premier Sneaker [$215]
Huckberry All-Weather Duckboot in Black and Tan [$180]
Salvatore Ferragamo Gancini Metal-Bit Vintage Loafer [$660]
Olukai Nalukai Boot in Fox/Bone [$140]
Perfect Gift Ideas For A Gym Rat
Winter is the time to start working on your Summer body. Whether you’re looking for extra motivation to hit the gym or already spend each day working up a sweat, these gift ideas are perfect.
Under Armour Men’s Tech V-Neck Short Sleeve T-Shirt [$17+]
Birddogs Gym Shorts ‘Tropical Thunders’ [$55]
RPM Training Session 3.0 Training Jump Rope [$55]
TRX Training Mat [$20]
W and P Design Water Bottle Roller [$35]
Must-Have: IWC Portuguese IW545404 Watch
This particular luxury watch from IWC has been the apple of my eye for years. This Christmas, I’m thinking about finally treating myself to the Portuguese IW545404 with an alligator leather band and 44mm case.
Cocktail Accessories For The Distinguished Man
Now that you’ve stocked the bar you’ll need the accessories to make world-class cocktails at home. Get started with the high-end glasses or stocking stuffer items below.
The Norlan Whiskey Glass (Set of 2) in Clear [$48]
Jack Rudy Lavender Bitters [$12]
Froz Ice Ball Maker [$7.25]
Mixology Bartender Kit: 10-Piece Bar Set With Bamboo Stand [$60]
Stanley Classic Flask [$22]
Give a big hit with a Topgolf experience. He can hit into point-scoring targets, order a mega burger and giant beer, even take lessons from a pro. Need a last-minute gift? Send a digital card in minutes – boom!
Crush The Course Like Tiger Woods With The Best Golf Gifts For Men Of 2018
Are you ready to shave some strokes off your golf game? If you’re like me, that means heading to the golf shop before consulting a golf pro for lessons. The golf gift ideas below are here to help you go low next time you hit the links.
ZODIAC Super Sea Wolf Watches
Here we have two gorgeous luxury ZODIAC watches that will be turning heads immediately. On the left is the ZODIAC Super Sea Wolf Automatic Two-Tone Stainless Steel Watch [$1395] and on the right is the ZODIAC Super Sea Wolf Automatic Stainless Steel Watch [$1,345]. The two-tone has a 44mm case vs 40mm on the other, beyond that the specs are identical with a stainless steel 5-link bracelet, C3 SuperLuminova hands and indexes. Each watch features an exclusive STP 3-13 automatic movement and sapphire crystal with an anti-reflective coating which means it can always stay true to the quality and style of ZODIAC.
Pack, Pack, Pack It Up: Bags For Every Occasion
Here we’ve got a bag for every occasion. You have the gear but you need the bag to pack it up correctly. On that front, we’ve got you covered with these unique gift ideas below.
YETI Coolers Hopper Backflip 24 [$300]
Mountainsmith Trippin Fanny Pack in Burnt Ochre [$14]
Zero Halliburton 19″ Carry-On Suitcase [$895]
Fjallraven Greenland Top [$120]
Buffalo Jackson Denver Leather Travel Duffel Bag [$400]
Deejo Knives — Featherlight And Razor Sharp
Deejo Knives set themselves above the competition because they are the first heirloom-quality pocket knives boasting superior craftsmanship and complete weightlessness. While carrying one of their exquisite pocket knives you might forget it’s in your pocket because they’re truly that light. What they lack in weight they more than make up for in precision design and sharpness. There are a wide array of Deejo Knives designs available on their website for you to browse!
Treat Yourself To The Best Sunglasses Around
Sunglasses are a necessity year-round. Whether you’re hitting the bright white ski slopes or cruising on a boat, you need to keep your eyes protected with one of these sick pairs of shades below.
Sunski Navarros in Tortoise Blue [$58]
Vuarnet Glacier XL in Black/Silver [$484]
Electric Knoxville XL in Matte Black [$150]
Vuarnet Glacier XL in Light Tortoise [$519]
Costa del Mar Rincon Polarized Sunglasses [$239]
Ultra Tough GRID Minimalist Wallets
There’s absolutely no reason to carry around a bulky ‘George Costanza’ wallet when you should get with the times. These ultra-tough GRID minimalist wallets fit discretely into your pocket, hold all of your monEy and cards, and they’ll keep all of your valuables secure while looking stylish! And, if you use the promocode BROBIBLE20 at checkout, GRID will give you 20 percent off your purchase!
Get Your Game On — Games, Consoles, And Gaming Accessories
I’ve become a bit of a FIFA 19 addict over the past few months and I’m inviting you bros to join me (if you haven’t already) by getting your gaming life in order. Obviously, I’m an Xbox man.
Tipsy Elves Holiday Party Gear
Are you ready to party? Holiday Party season officially started the day after Halloween and this year you’ll want to dress the part. Tipsy Elves has got you covered with their sick lineup holiday ugly Christmas sweaters and full-blown suits. The best part? How affordable these are.
Bespoke Everything: Customize Your Clothes From Head to Toe
Why should you ever buy anything off the rack when you can customize just about everything on the planet? Here, we see a selection of bespoke gear that will enable you to design your own blazer, shoes, cologne, and more.
Bespoke Blazers by Hockerty [$169+]
Bespoke Shirts Cut And Sewn To Fit Your Body by Hamilton Shirts [$200+]
Bespoke Fragrances — Design Your Own Cologne [$79]
Bespoke Shoes by Undandy [$260+]
Bespoke Ties by Viola Milano [$60+]
PF Flyers Hightops From ‘The Sandlot’
Forget all these new kicks that have signature designs for pro athletes, because the real OG in the sneaker clubhouse has always been the PF Flyers; an original hightop that reached legendary status thanks to the popular baseball movie, The Sandlot. And, if you’ve ever walked by someone wearing a pair of PF Flyers, you know that the ultimate sign of respect is a simple head nod to acknowledge them — and, thanks to a re-release of the classic kicks, more people can be wearing them these days.
Stay Connected — Gadgets For Avid Travelers In The Modern World
These are some items I never leave home without. My most recent pickup is the Ricoh Theta V 4K camera below. I’ve spent considerable time here at BroBible singing the praises of Mophie and Anker because they are two of my favorite companies.
Ricoh Theta V 4k 360 Spherical Camera [$376]
Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones [$349]
Anker Quick Charge 3.0 63W 5-Port USB Wall Charger [$36]
Mophie Powerstation External Battery For Universal Smartphones [$37]
Mophie Wireless Charge Pad [$40]
Sock Fancy – Rock Out with Your Sock Out
Founded by two lifelong bros who began shipping from their living room ping pong table in 2013, Sock Fancy is now a full-blown operation–having shipped over 500,000 pairs of socks to over 85 countries around the world from a 5,000-sq. ft. warehouse and office space in Atlanta.
Upon first glance, Sock Fancy’s outlandish designs leave it vulnerable to the presumption that the socks rely entirely on a gimmick. Understandable, but untrue. All socks are made from-high quality cotton blends on a 200-count needle machine ensuring a super comfortable fit that won’t shrink after a few washes.
Stylish Wrist Watches At Every Price
Accessorize your look with one of these stylish wristwatches below ranging from an entry-level price on up to a high-end level of sophistication.
Grooming And Skincare Must-Haves For Men
Keep your skin, hair, and body in check with some of my favorite grooming and skincare items of 2018. I use all of these, most of them every day.
Wolfman Whiskers Beard Balm [$15]
Blueprint 100/200 Series Colognes [$35-$50]
Anthony Invigorating Rush Hair + Body Wash [$55]
Helmm Luxury Deodorant with Leather Container [$55]
Anthony Facial Scrub [$36]
Never Stop Reading — Hottest Books For Bros In 2018
That first book by Aaron Goldfarb is perfect for any whiskey lover and the Michael Symon book is deal for men who love cooking.
‘Hacking Whiskey: Smoking, Blending, Fat Washing, and Other Whiskey Experiments’ by Aaron Goldfarb [$14]
‘Warhol (Basic Art Series 2.0)’ by Klaus Honnef [$15]
Michael Symon’s ‘Playing with Fire’ [$20]
‘Brief Answers to the Big Questions’ by Stephen Hawking [$17]
Cabin Porn: Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere [$30]
Perfect Pocket Knives For Everyday Carry
Kershaw Clash Black Serrated Pocket Knife [$25]
Benchmade Micro Pocket Rocket [$340]
Stedemon MINI Folding Knife [$75]
Benchmade Mini Barrage 585 Knife [$124]
Spyderco ParaMilitary2 Black G-10 PlainEdge Knife [$118]
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Presented thanks to partnerships with the following brands: StockX, Powers Irish Whiskey, Deejo Knives, PF Flyers, Revtown Jeans, Topgolf, New Amsterdam Vodka, Tipsy Elves, Sock Fancy, and ZODIAC Super Sea Wolf Watches.
The BroBible team writes about gear that we think you want. Occasionally, we write about items that are a part of one of our AFFILIATE and SPONSORED partnerships and we will get a percentage of the revenue from sales.