Its that time of year again where masses of socks and deodorants are purchased in the hope of putting a smile on the male in your life. Well fear not, I have a few bits here to show that even those can be exciting too.
First up, the smellies! This cracker from Bull Dog contains a moisturiser to keep even the toughest of mens skin soft and smooth. Bull Dog is a name that my boys use all the time so knowing I can pick up novelty items like this cracker mean that I can fill their stockings with bits that I know they will actually use! rrp: £6.00 from Boots
Labelled as the best a man can get, Gillette is well known in the shaving world as one of the favourites among both men and women. This brand new limited edition Fusion5 Proshield Razor Limited Edition Gift Pack with Razor Stand is available in both chrome and black. rrp: £19.99 exclusively from Boots
Socks have never looked so cool! This box of 3 pairs from Swole Panda, pioneers of a sustainable future, using sustainably sourced Moso Bamboo. • Knitted from unique, high-quality bamboo blend that allow socks to stay fresher for longer. Feature reinforced heel & toe, no slip cuff band and hand-linked seams for added comfort, fit and durability. I love the fact you can choose your own colours for each gift box making them a personal gift. rrp: from £29.99 from Swole Panda
I am all about the practical gift and would never take offence to receiving something that I can use. OK, we need to talk about hair trimmers before hand if you are going to present me with one at Christmas but practical gifts are never unwanted so as long as you clear it first then fire away! This no pulling hair trimmer is ideal for the Dennis Healey in your life, get those brows, nose and ear hairs under control! He may not be a millennial man but there really is no need for forestry growing out of his face….trim it up! rrp: from £13.00 from Philips
Some times in our lives we have to admit we are wrong, or more to the point that ‘they’ are right! Ouch! What better way than with a Box of Favours, with a contact to sign dictating that you have to follow the rules of said favours and that they are valid for a year, whats the chances that this might be his favourite gift EVER. He can produce a card claiming he Wins this Debate, or redeems cups of coffee….or more! There are even blank cards for him to create his own favours – dare you give this to the man in your life?! rrp: £9.99 from Amazon
Is your significant other constantly losing their keys, wallet etc? Chipolo to the rescue in the form of a high end Bluetooth tracker that can keep you in contact with your belongings. Attach Chipolo to your wallet or keys etc and connect it to the free app. Ring Chipolo from the App or double press it to ring your phone. Chipolo knows where you items last were and where you had them – meaning you never lose important items ever again! rrp: from £23.00
Who doesn’t love a good hoody, especially at this time of year! Its so flaming cold out there today I can see me wrapping up in this one myself! These fabulous tops are available from Crown Love and with a simple swallow motif they would be suitable for both men and women RRP: £55 from Crown Love
If the guy in your life seems to love his car as much as he loves you, be supportive and get him a set of personalised number plates!
The good news is that this is one of the easiest gifts to get because you don’t even have to go out of the house. Just go at AbsoluteReg, select the combination you want, and order it. The process doesn’t take long, and the plates will be delivered at your door.
The best news is that this is probably going to be one of the most amazing gifts he’ll ever get this year! Not to mention, from now on, he’ll be thinking of you every time he takes a glimpse at the car.
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