I find men a little difficult to buy for. The answers I usually get whenever I ask Sean what he wants for Christmas or his birthday are either ‘I don’t know’ or ‘nothing’. Valentine’s Day is an even harder event to buy for. I know many people find the same thing when buying for their boyfriend, fiancé or husband. I’ve put together this list of some of the best classic or new products out there to help us all out this Valentine’s Day. You should find something here for your significant other.
Don’t forget to check out my Valentine’s gift guide for her too so you can drop some hints in the run up to February 14th.
The perfect gift for a fan of the show Peaky Blinders, or any man who loves a nice whiskey. This whiskey is a blend of grain and single malt Irish whiskey finished in a sherry cask. As always when you order from 31Dover.com it comes in a lovely gift box. Use the code MJL31D10 to save 10% on your entire order from the site, or click this link to have the discount applied automatically.
This gorgeous hat from Buff is the Margo hat in blue. It’s good for fluctuating temperatures. Buff make head and neckwear suitable for any age or outdoor activity, and your sports loving other half will love one of these high quality hats. Available from Buff.
Ted Baker has released a new collection of eau de toilettes for men presented with premium metallic detailing and encased in matte, debossed jackets. They are available in Silver (Ag), Gold (Au) and Copper (Cu). Sean loves Ag; it’s very fresh with notes of eucalyptus. Available from Ted Baker stores and online.
I’ve had to hide these away to stop them disappearing before I could get any photos. These gorgeous spreads from Jim Jams look naughty but are actually a healthier version of Nutella, containing 83% less sugar. Good news for all of us! Available from Sainsbury’s, Morrisons, Holland & Barrett, Whole Foods, Booths, and Ocado. You can also buy them online.
I love this set of tokens from Aldi. They are little heart-shaped promises with a variety of date night ideas and nice things to do for each other. This set costs only £1.99. Available from Aldi.
It’s not just us ladies who enjoy a face mask or two. Nowadays men are taking more care of their skin, and MasqueBAR has released their Bandito range specifically for men to help them address their skincare needs. Pimped Out No More is a mud mask, and Keep It Smooth is a sheet mask. Available from ASOS and Feelunique.
eNaissance make natural health and beauty products. This No Knead To Stress Massage Oil Gift Set comes with a relaxing oil and a wooden massage tool. It’s cruelty-free and suitable for vegans, and most gift sets are under £20 so they’re also budget friendly. Available from eNaissance.
Get him a special occasion tie which is perfect for Valentine’s Day. This crimson red tie from Dobell is in the spirit of romance. It’s also really affordable at only £6.99. Available from Dobell.
This gift set comes in a lovely large presentation box. It contains a fresh, masculine shower gel and a fresh eau de toilette. All of the products from The Bluebeards Revenge range are paraben free, cruelty free and all packaging is recyclable. They have a signature scent which is based on a classic English barbershop scent with a modern twist. Available from The Bluebeards Revenge.
This fine bone chine mug is part of the Stacks & Stripes range from British designer Ella Doran. The design is based on a stack of vintage books and you can also buy other items with the design printed on, such as aprons and chopping boards. Available from Ella Doran.
This is a great bath oil for men after a workout. It can also be used to soothe sore and aching muscles. Available from Boots and Amazon.
Let’s not forget the cards as well as the gifts. This selection of cards has everyone covered. Available from Hallmark.
Which is your favourite gift idea for him?
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