Men’s gift guide: present ideas for him this Christmas

Not sure what to buy your dad, brother or boyfriend? Not to worry, we've compiled a whole list of potential ideas for you

Roberts LP turntable

Finding the perfect Christmas gift for men often can be hard, especially if you don’t want to buy them the usual socks and ties.


Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best interesting and unusual Christmas gifts for men, to give you some ideas of what to get the man in your life this festive season!

Coffee alarm clock
© Joy Resolve

This premium alarm clock, The Barisieur, eases you into your morning with the sound of bubbling water and the smell of freshly brewed coffee – or loose leaf tea. The design is inspired by iconic vinyl record players, making it the perfect gift for a house-proud coffee lover.

Cork vegan notebook
© Prezzybox

This personalised cork notebook is vegan, 100% sustainable and 100% recyclable. Available in black or grey, it’s made entirely from the bark of cork trees, and fully durable and waterproof. It’s the perfect present for an environment-conscious friend, partner or family member… especially those who have big plans new year plans they’ll need to scribble down!

Charcoal bedding set
© Beddable

This Beddable bedding, which has been featured in the likes of GQ and Menswear Style, includes key essentials for a perfect night’s sleep: an 100% luxury cotton duvet cover, plus a fitted sheet and two pillowcases. The style of the bedding is unashamedly simple and urban – perfect for a fan of stylish but straight-forward interiors.

Leather parliament wallet
© Ekster

Wallets are a nice and classic Christmas gift, but these smart wallets from Ekster take it to another level. Have you ever met someone who always seems to be misplacing their belongings? This smart leather wallet comes complete with an inbuilt, solar powered tracker, so you can never lose it. Not only that, but it has RFID blocking technology – to stop anyone from stealing the data stored in your credit and debit card chips – and a button which will present all of your cards to you in one click, so you don’t have to search through them all to get to the one you need.


Tabblue speaker table, £149

Speaker table
© Prezzybox

This speaker table it built for someone who loves to entertain – it doesn’t compromise on sound or style. The table boasts a real wood veneer on top of a 360 degree sound projection speaker, meaning that your music is played in every direction around the house whilst still looking stylish. It’s also buetooth compatible with USB ports for phone charging, and has a built in microphone for hands free calls, meaning that there’s no need for wires to ruin the look of the table.

Gunmetal table lamp
© Industville

This Brooklyn Pharmacy Dome Table Lamp from Industville is the perfect gift for those who love industral chic. Style it in a home study or office alongside cork stationary for the ultimate industrial finish.

Scratch map
© Maps International

This scratch map from Maps International is an amazing present for any seasoned traveller – you simply scratch off your visited destinations with a coin to reveal an industrial styled, up-to-date map underneath. It’s also a perfect gift for those with big travel plans for 2020, or a perfect way to announce a gifted holiday – just scratch off your destination to reveal the trip!

Kodak projector
© Currys

Any film enthusiast will adore this this projector from Kodak. It’s a minatre, completely wireless movie player that projects HD video onto any surface you choose – you can either mount it on a ceiling or leave it as it is, making it perfect for cosy Christmas classic screenings indoors or impromptu outdoor film evenings.

Breville easy coffee machine
© Currys

This coffee machine from Breville allows you to wake up to fresh coffee in the morning, without even getting out of bed! It can make up to 12 cups at a time, so it’s the perfect present for anyone who’ll be entertaining guests this Christmas – plus, it has a permanent and washable filter, so it’s a great environmentaly friendly option.

Casper glow light
© Casper

Giving the gift of better sleep this Christmas might sound like an impossible task, but this Casper Glow Light is designed to do just that. Made by the mattress specialists and sleep company, Casper, this light is designed for a bedside table, and helps you wind down naturally for better, deeper sleep. It’s also great for those who struggle with mornings, as it can be set to wake up up gradually.

Heated mug
© Ember

On the surface, this looks like a very sleek but normal mug. This mug from Ember, however, is infinitely more impressive than that. Not only does it keep your coffee (or tea) hot for up to 1.5 hours, but it allows you to set an exact drinking temperature, so your drink is never too hot, or too cold. If you know a busy man, a tech savvy man or a style conscious man, this is an impressive gift.

Roberts LP turntable
© Roberts

This turntable from radio specialists Roberts features a sleek and modern design, so it’s perfect for vinyl lovers who are also proud of their home. Gift it alongside some second hand vintage records to make a really special present.

Teppanyaki grill plate
© Princess

This table chef by Princess is a brilliant present for any man who likes to entertain in style. The teppanyaki grill plate allows you to cook meat, fish, vegetables or even bacon and eggs at the table for your guests, plus the minimalist bamboo finish makes sure it won’t be out of place in any decor-conscious home.


Tog 24 PJs, from £28

tog 24 pjs
© Tog24

These super-soft slumber pyjamas from West Yorkshire brand, Tog 24, were designed in Yorkshire and inspired by the stormy sea and rugged landscape. They come complete with their own matching travel bag, so not only are they great for those who’re always on the go, but they’re brilliant for anyone who likes to keep their home looking tidy at all times.