50 Best Gifts For Guys — Holiday Gift Ideas For Hard To Shop For Men
It’s time again to crack open our wallets as we think about the holidays and gift giving. It’s hard work putting together a universal gift guide for men because we’re all so different, but somebody’s got to do it. This 2017 ’50 Gifts For Men’ gift guide is for guys who have everything. It is a handy shopping resourced chock full of gifts for hard to buy men, gifts for your brother, for you, gifts for your dad, and for everyone. We’ve got gift ideas for every type of guy on the planet.
Each year as I put together the 2017 ’50 Things We Want From Santa Claus’ gift guide I try to keep it fresh. This gift guide covers a wide array of items, from the best bottles of bourbon to grilling equipment. We’ll see cigars, boots, wireless charging pads, fishing gear, jackets, sunglasses, earbuds and more. If you are one of the ‘hard to buy for men’ then this gift guide is for you. Likewise, if you hate coming up with a list of gifts to send your family then I’ve got you covered. This is meant to be the most comprehensive gift guide for men on the Internet, whether it’s for Christmas or birthday gift ideas. As we march toward the holidays, there will be more specialized holiday gift guides featured here on BroBible but in this ’50 Gifts For Men’ roundup, we’ve got something for everyone.
50 Of The Best 2017 Gifts For Men
Xbox One X 1TB Console — Most Powerful Gaming Console Ever
The Xbox One X has officially hit the market just in time for the holidays. This is the most powerful gaming console ever built and it ushers in a new era of 4K gaming.
KeyPort Everyday Carry Keychain Bundle
The Keyport Pivot is so much more than a keychain. This everyday carry utility device is a perfect gift for anyone that loves multitools.
OluKai Noho Kai Men’s Winter Slippers
The Noho Kai men’s Winter slippers from OluKai are easily the most comfortable pair of slippers/footwear that I’ve ever owned. Walking around in these is like stepping in a cloud. These Winter slippers an odor-resistant wool lining, compression-molded microfiber footbed, and a non-sticking sole.
Volcom Lane TDS Parka Jacket
The Volcom Lane TDS Parka Jacket is perfect for anyone planning on spending time outdoors this Winter. This light jacket has infrared patches throughout the inside to redistribute body heat. It’s ideal for hitting the slopes or looking stylish around town.
‘The Minimalist Luminous’ Mens Watch From Brathwait
I fell in love with The Minimalist Luminous from Brathwait at first sight. This Swiss watch is gorgeous, it can be worn on any occasion, and it’s the perfect gift for a distinguished gentleman.
Basil Hayden’s Dark Rye
Basil Hayden’s Dark Rye is the first-ever permanent addition to the famous Basil Hayden’s whiskey portfolio. The Basil Hayden’s Dark Rye is perfect for drinking neat, over ice, or mixing in a cocktail like a Boulevardier. Basil Hayden’s Dark Rye is a perfect gift for the guy who has everything.
Filson Small Pack Daypack
Looking for a stylish daypack that can double as an everyday backpack? The Filson Small Pack makes for a great gift. It comes in a variety of colors, is made in the USA, and boasts the finest materials (Leather, Nylon, Twill).
Amazon’s Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD and Alexa Voice Remote (2017 Edition)
This is a perfect gift for guys who love tech. The 4K Amazon Fire TV stick has HDMI support, works with Amazon’s Alexa, and allows you to stream Netflix, Hulu, HBO, Showtime, and thousands of other channels.
Penn Conflict II Fishing Reel
The Penn Conflict II Fishing Reel is an insanely powerful reel built for catching big and strong fish. Guys love fishing, and we can never have enough fishing gear. The Conflict II reel from Penn Fishing comes in six different sizes (1000 to 5000).
What Do You Meme — Adult Party Game
You’ve almost certainly seen ‘What Do You Meme’ somewhere on the Internet but now’s your chance to pick up this game and start playing yourself. This is a fun adult party game that incorporates memes, so if you’re a meme wizard then you’ve already got a leg up on the competition.
Kershaw Shuffle DIY Compact Pocket Knife
Guys love pocket knives, this is a fact of life. The Kershaw Shuffle DIY Compact is perfect as an everyday carry blade and this will make a great gift for any man into everyday carry.
CigarClub.com Monthly Subscription
I recently joined the CigarClub.com. It’s a curated monthly box of cigars sent to you based on your favorite foods, drinks, and overall taste profile. This takes the guessing out of buying cigars and ensures you’ll always have a steady supply of tasty stogies.
Genius Pack G3 22″ Carry-On Spinner Luggage
The G2 22″ spinner from Genius Pack will blow someone away as a gift. It has a smart compartment for laundry, 360-degree spinning range, and has 20% more internal capacity than the competition.
Cole Haan 2.ZERØGRAND Stitchlite™ x Staple Design
For stylish men who prefer a wingtip style shoe to a traditional sneaker, these are the ideal gift. The 2.ZERØGRAND Stitchlite x Staple Pigeon is about as stylish of a shoe as you’ll find anywhere and can be worn with jeans, shorts, khakis, and even some suits.
CanvasPop — Turn Your Photos Into Canvas Prints
With CanvasPop you can turn your Instagram and Facebook photos into canvas prints (or framed prints). Love your dog? A CanvasPop print is exactly what you need at home. This is a great way to class up your bachelor pad with some art. I tried this recently myself and cannot recommend it enough.
Yeti LoadOut Bucket
The Loadout Bucket was one of YETI’s biggest releases this year. This insanely sturdy bucket is built to last a lifetime, it can double as a seat while fishing, carry food, keep bait alive, and more. This impact resistant all-purpose sturdy bucket is a perfect gift for any man.
Capri Glasstop Cigar Humidor
I recently purchased this glass top cigar humidor for myself. It’s the highest rated humidor on Amazon. Guys love cigars, and men will love receiving this humidor as a gift.
Volcom’s Stone Made ‘Vorta’ Slim Fit Jeans (Stretchable Denim)
Volcom’s Stone Jeans reminded me this year how great jeans can be. The stretchable denim gives you the freedom to move around and be active, but still feels like you’re wearing jeans. No joke, these are the best jeans I’ve ever owned.
The BottleKeeper 2.0
This is the perfect four seasons/year round drinking accessory. In the Spring/Summer it will keep your beer ice cold, and in the Fall/Winter it’ll keep your hands insulated as you crack some cold ones with the boys while tailgating and barbecuing. The BottleKeeper 2.0 is a PERFECT groomsmen gift, birthday gift, Christmas gift, or just a gift to show someone they’re appreciated.
Anker PowerPort Wireless Charging Pad
Now that the iPhone X has debuted and every new smartphone on the market has wireless charging capabilities you’ll need a good charging pad. Anker makes the most affordable and trustworthy chargers around for the iPhone and other smartphones. This charging stand will look great on your desk at home or at work.
Mizuno MP-18 Irons — The Best-Made Irons In The Game Of Golf
Being able to pick and choose clubs from three sets of irons all that have varying levels of forgiveness and playability. And you know what is even better than that? Being able to do it with the best-made irons in the game, Mizuno.
Olukai Kualono Waterproof Boots — Stylish, Comfortable, Perfect For Winter
OluKai hit a home run with their Kualono WP boots. These waterproof boots can be worn hiking or all Winter long in the city. These stylish leather waterproof boots come in a variety of colors but I’m partial to the Carob.
Abu Garcia Veritas Spinning (Fishing) Rod
Gifting someone a new fishing rod is the best idea because that means the person will want to go fishing, and they’ll likely invite you along. Give someone the Abu Garcia Veritas Spinning Rod and you’ll get to go fishing. It’s as simple as that.
Traeger Tailgater — Portable Wood Pellet Smoker With Electric Hopper
I use my Traeger Tailgater 5x more than my gas grill. This woodfire pellet smoker is incredibly easy to use and makes the best BBQ on the planet. If I could only own one thing on this entire list of 50 gifts it would be a Traeger smoker.
Polaroid Snap Instant Print Digital Camera
The Polaroid Snap is an instant print digital camera. It has a tiny built-in printer so you can print out photos on the spot, and it’s a digital camera so you can store images on the camera for as long as you’d like. With this camera, you’ll be doing something other than just storing all your photographs on your smartphone.
Adidas Pureboost Running Shoe
New workout/running shoes are something everybody loves receiving as a gift but always hates to buy for themselves. Do someone a favor and treat them to some stylish new running shoes. The Adidas Pureboost come in a wide variety of colors and styles.
YETI Panga Waterproof Duffel Bag
So much of YETI’s business is about keeping water (and ice) locked in a cooler. The YETI Panga is an airtight waterproof duffel bag that keeps everything locked out. This is perfect for camping, rafting, and boating trips. It comes in an array of sizes and is sure to keep your gear dry.
Joule Sous Vide Cooker
I picked up a Joule in the past year and it has brought my culinary abilities to a whole new level. This is an excellent gift for food lovers, and who doesn’t love food? Cooking has never been easier than with this smartphone app-enabled device.
Knob Creek 25th Anniversary
Knob Creek 25th Anniversary is an exquisite bourbon which was released this year. It’s on the pricier side and it is high in ABV, but these are good things. The Knob Creek 25th Anniversary is a very special spirit and one that any man alive would be happy to receive as a gift.
A Custom Tailored Shirt by Tailorist
Few things in life make a man happier than a custom tailored shirt. Make someone’s year by purchasing them a 100% custom tailored shirt by Tailorist. Rest assured, this custom tailored shirt will be the best fitting (and most frequently worn) shirt the person receiving this gift will ever own.
Collins Chicago Cocktail Accessories/Mixers
I absolutely love this as a gift idea. Collins Chicago cocktail accessories are affordable, made only from the finest ingredients in the world, and lead to some delicious homemade cocktails. Collins Chicago sells a wide array of olives, cherries, and pre-made cocktail mixers. This is a perfect gift for guys who love drinking.