Finding sexy, funny, fun and unusual gifts for the guys on your Christmas list is always a worthy challenge. But the best part is when you know you’ve picked the absolute perfect present – one they’ll love, laugh at, use and remember for years. Better yet, they’ll think of you every time they wear it, play with it and enjoy it.
We’ve picked out a super special list of unique and unusual Christmas presents just for him. You’re sure to find just the thing for your light-hearted, adventurous, sexy and curious counterpart. You might even want to hint to your honey that a few of these things will be great for the both of you. Don’t worry. Many are dad-worthy, brother-rated and mostly, mother-approved, so if you’re looking for the best gifts for your husband or holiday gift ideas for any of the other dudes on your list, read on to discover our top 10 best unusual Christmas gifts for men.
1. Hydro Flask Insulated Stainless Steel Wide Mouth Beer Growler, 64-Ounce
Nothing says your guy deserves a cold beer like getting to the top of a mountain, careening down a brutal mountain bike trail or just sitting at the edge of an icy cold creek with his fly-fishing pole. The Hydro Flask Stainless Steel growler will keep his favorite micro brew as cold as the moment it was filled and when you pair it with the perfect growler backpack, he’ll ready to head anywhere outdoors with an ale, stout or pilsner in tow. Best of all, there’s no worry about bottle breakage or litter left behind. These unbreakable growlers carry a stout 64 ounces, so there’ll be plenty to share with his buddies and you.
Price: $53.60 (3 percent off MSRP)
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2. Kama Sutra Strawberry Weekender Kit ( 3 Pack )
There’s nothing better than kicking off the holidays with the promise of a little illicit fun for both of you. Kama Sutra’s Weekender Kit comes in a multi-pack for three weekends of titillating sensual adventure together. Filled with little surprises like edible honey dust with a feather applicator, signature Love Liquid lubricant, made for hours of friction-free fun, and strawberry flavored pleasure balm and oil of love means you can plan hours of adoration. With a bit of quick reading, you can both study up with some new ideas to spice up your romantic weekends, just to enhance this sexy surprise.
3. Samick Sage Take Down Recurve Bow Starter Package
Don’t think Hunger Games. Just imagine a Zen-like outdoor experience more akin to yoga than survival. Archery is a super upper-body exercise and an even more intensive brain workout. Target shooting can improve your hand-eye coordination, relaxation and focus. It’s also a blast to compete with your sweetie, so you might want to buy two. This Samick Sage Recurve Bow Starter Kit comes with everything he’ll need to get going including a finger guard, brace, quiver and more. Start with a 30 pound pull in the beginning. Now just order up some arrows and targets and get shooting.
4. ZEISS VR ONE Virtual Reality Headset
Some days, reality sucks. That’s when it’s time for your guy to strap on the ZEISS VR Virtual Reality Headset and get lost in his own VR world. Designed for a blow-your-mind experience, the headset is easy use and it’s easy to share VR experiences with a number of people in one place. The headset’s magnet control speeds interaction like re-playing the app to share the VR experience. It transforms videos and games on your smart phone into full 3D interactive experiences, plus it allows you to watch 360 degree spherical videos, enjoy 3D movies, or play interactive games. A wireless bluetooth gamepad adds to the fun.
Price: $120 (7 percent off MSRP)
5. Prismacolor Premier Soft Core Colored Pencil, Set of 132 Assorted Colors
Let him channel his inner-child with the world’s best colored pencils. These Prismacolor Premier soft core pencils give your guy the chance to sketch and doodle out his wildest dreams or defeat his imaginary foes. Plus, the latest research shows that coloring is key to reducing stress and relieving anxiety. Make this perfect present even more fun when you include some adult coloring books or a set of cool sketch pads, plus make sure you give your sweetie the time and quiet to focus on his creativity.
Price: $102.38 (43 percent off MSRP)
6. Molecule-R Cuisine R-Evolution Kit
He loves to show his prowess in the kitchen. You love to eat whatever he makes. What better way to get past the holiday gluttony than a new and different focus on food? Molecular gastronomy is a sub-discipline of food science that seeks to investigate the physical and chemical transformations of ingredients that occur in cooking. At its heart, this way of cooking is social, artistic and technical, so it will be mind and skill expanding while not expanding your waistline so much. Consider getting extra tools to make his new foodie journey more complex, interesting and challenging.
7. Man Bun – The Original Clip On Man Bun
Does he dare? It takes a real man to wear a mun, or man bun. The latest craze for wanna-be hipsters relegated to short hair in their daily life, the man bun is a #1 New Release on Amazon. Give it for a gag, or for a guy serious about letting his wild side loose without growing his hair. If Hollywood celebrities like Jared Leto and Leonardo DiCaprio can sport the mun, why not your man? The simple clip in hairpiece is easily removable when your sweetie has to return to his suit-wearing day job. Got a daring Samurai on your hands? No problem, muns come in all different styles.
8. Handolederco Vintage Buffalo Leather Messenger Bag
Give your guy a manly looking messenger bag that evokes the old west, but with a new age twist. Big enough for a 15 or 16 inch laptop along with files and more, the bag has an adjustable, comfy shoulder strap that can also be removed to carry it like a satchel bag. The huge front pocket is well-padded to protect his computer and the big back zipper pocket makes it versatile enough to carry his most important documents. Rugged looking, but roomy enough to stow an additional iPad, Kindle, phone, charger cords and other important stuff, this is the perfect office collage bag.
Price: $109 (70 percent off MSRP)
9. Petzl Tikka + Headlamp
If your guy lives for getting into or out of tight spots, the Petzl Tikka Headlamp can save the day. From plumbing to woodworking to outdoor adventures, this headlamp has 160 lumen output making even the darkest situations easy to see and maneuver. Stable on the head, the Petzl features an adjustable headband with top strap for technical activities, with push button operation that’s easy to use even with gloves on. The headlamp runs on AAA batteries, but get some extras for those long days when he might be out after dark.
10. Daniel Buchler Men’s Blended Cashmere Sleep Pants
So, you’d like your guy to dump those frumpy sweatpants he’s been wearing around the house. Dress him in something more snuggly and warm with these Daniel Buchler Cashmere Sleep Pants. Made from the softest fibers combed from cashmere goats, these flowing pants are cozy, warm and, for sure, a whole lot better to look at. Get him the matching short-sleeved crew-neck sleep shirt to go with and he may never go back to wearing clothes. Plus you’ll get to snuggle up to your guy knowing you’ve wrapped him in luxury.
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