Gift Lists for Men

33 Manly Gifts for the Manliest Men in Your Life

Updated on July 20, 2021 Updated on Jul 20, 2021
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    So you need a gift for a guy, but not just any guy, a manly guy. What kind of gift do you give to a manly guy? A manly gift, of course. Since we are semi-manly men ourselves, we’re the closest thing to experts in this field. In this very manly gift guide are 33 chest-hair-approved manly gift ideas for men!

  1. This is a Manly Apron
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    If your manly man loves to grill, then this Manly Apron is a must-have! It helps him cover his man-bits up from any would-be sparks from the ol’ BBQ pit. This high-quality material is waterproof and oil-proof and avoids oil staining your clothes. At the same time, the apron is also breathable and soft, suitable for everyday wear. It makes a great gift for anyone who’s manly enough to wear it.

  3. Man Box Gift Box
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    Looking for the perfect gift for the man who loves being outdoors and starting fires? Man Box is filled with fun, unique and useful gifts he is sure to love. The Man Box comes with a Ferro rod with Jumbo Jute fire-starting rope, a Rambo pocket knife with sheath & mini Ferro rod, all-natural coffee grit soap, a green double-insulated coffee mug with lid, and a very manly charcoal cedar and sandalwood candle.

  5. Dark Humor Misfortune Cookies
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    If your manly man loves dark humor, then this is the fortune cookie set for him! Easy to eat but tough to swallow, these misfortune cookies are the sweetest kind of nastiness one could hope for. Each treat’s wrapper features a creature whose maniacal eyes foreshadow the sinister fun to come. After cracking into a tasty biscuit, you’ll reveal a mercilessly funny message. Not suitable for the easily offended but hilarious to those with twisted senses of humor. After all, life’s too short not to laugh at the darker side of things.

  7. Shiitake Mushroom Log Kit
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    Shiitakes’ meaty texture and earthy, smoky flavor has made them one of the most highly prized edible fungi. You’ll love growing your own with this mushroom growing log. Soak your log and keep it in a damp, cool, dark place. After some patience and TLC, you’ll be in fresh shiitake heaven. Re-soak and harvest every six weeks or so for up to three years. It makes a great gift idea for that mushroom-growing man in your life! 

  9. Scotch-Infused Toothpicks Gift Set
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    Savor a subtle version of a fine single malt scotch with these infused toothpicks. They feature a barrel-aged, Islay single malt made by a 200-year-old distillery for a distinctively smoky flavor with notes of peat and complex caramel. Made from sustainably forested wood, the generously sized picks are soaked in the premium scotch and then kiln-dried, infusing flavors throughout the pick. Release the flavor by gently biting the wood.

  11. Gentleman’s Grooming Care Basket
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    This relatively manly grooming self-care set includes everything you need to refresh & indulge every part of your manhood. Total routine kit: 7-piece daily skincare essentials kit made to keep your skin feeling fresh, smelling great and protected from the grind. This gift set designed for athletes includes an exclusive Art of Sport gym towel. As you can see, it’s pretty manly.  

  13. World Explorer’s Coffee Sampler
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    Once a person has realized that caffeine is not the sole point of coffee and embarked upon the Upward Path of Better Brews, there’s no turning back. They must. Keep. Trying. New. Beans. So you could think of this globetrotting sampler quartet as a sort of coffee connoisseur’s care package. Every box contains four single-origin coffees, one with each of the following flavor profiles: balanced, bold, classic, and fruity. 

  15. F-Bombs Paperweight
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    Guys love to drop the occasional F-bomb. We know. We’re working on it. It’s never easy dropping truth bombs in the office. But F-bombs? Always explosive fun! This recycled steel sculpture lightens up desk-side chats and tough conversations with a delightfully abstract expletive appropriate for any situation. 

  17. The Grill-Master Gift Box
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    This gift basket for men takes the guesswork out of gifts for guys. Men like gifts of food, and this one is great for any man who likes his snacks and his meal with flavor. Whatever the occasion, this manly gift basket filled with delicious nuts, sauces, rubs, snacks, sweets, cheeses, crackers, and more will thrill the king of the grill in your life! What guy wouldn’t love this basket piled high with so many delicious guy favorites!! It is a very special gift that he’s going to appreciate long after the fire goes out.

  19. Unicorn Uncle Graphic T-Shirt
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    This Unicorn Uncle graphic t-shirt makes a great gift for that manly uncle in your life. Graphic tees are all the rage at the moment, and wearing a colorful flexing unicorn on a shirt is the quickest way to make it into the Uncle Hall of Fame. If you’ve got an uncle with a birthday coming, then this Unicorn Uncle t-shirt makes a great birthday gift. It’s also a great Father’s Day gift or even a Christmas morning stocking stuffer.

  21. Global Hot Sauce Gift Box
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    This Global hot sauce gift box makes a great gift for that manly man in your life who loves things HOT! This gift box is full of flavor and heat, making it a tremendous gift for those guys in your life who love to sweat a little while they eat. The gift box includes five flavors: Chesapeake Bay, Ethiopia, Virginia, Assam, and Kerala. 

  23. Dad’s Playbook Wisdom For Fathers
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    For new dads, having a baby is a whole new ball game, with new reasons to cheer and challenges to tackle around every corner. You can help keep his head in the game by inviting him to huddle up with this sporty playbook. The text is full of quotes and insights culled from dozens of sports’ greatest coaches, with advice on being a leader, scoring under pressure, and how to encourage team spirit. Comes illustrated with inspiring photos of coaches at work. 

  25. Whiskey Stones Gift Set
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    This Mixology & Craft Whiskey Set is everything that manly whiskey-loving guy in your life needs to take his whiskey drinking to the next level! The gift set comes with 8 granite whiskey stones, two Old Fashioned 10oz whiskey glasses, a whiskey stone storage tray, metal tongs, two slate coasters, and whiskey cocktail cards. All of this is housed in a gorgeous burnt-wood gift box, making it an all-around tremendous gift idea! A great addition to his home bar.

  27. Adventure Essentials Survival Kit
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    On wilderness adventures, you want to be thinking, “The Earth’s magnificence is beyond human comprehension,” not “Did I forget the matches?” This kit contains the safety supplies you need for short-term excursions, cleverly stashed in a military-grade aluminum LED flashlight. The impeccably crafted items—including water purification tablets, a compass, a wire saw, reflective trail markers, and yes, waterproof matches—are packed in small canisters that fit perfectly into the flashlight tube. Throw it in your bag or glove box, and be prepared.

  29. Birth Month Guitar Picks
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    Play with the stones? You do it all the time. These guitar picks are crafted from gemstones inspired by each birth month, whether you’re more of a September shredder or an April acoustic. The smooth little strummer makes a great gift for your guitar hero or someone who just got their first real six-string.

  31. Curved Viking Ale Horn
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    Few things scream ‘manly’ like drinking craft beer from a Viking-inspired 12″ curved ale horn. This conversation piece is both awesome in looks and function and is sure to be the most coveted drinking container in the house. This ale horn comes with a stand, so you never have to worry about spilling. If your guy would fit right in at the halls of Valhalla, then this ale horn is the gift for him! Beer lovers rejoice!

  33. Smartphone-Controlled Paper Airplane
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    Fly a paper airplane—if you want to let go, fly slow, and be one with the wind. Fly the Smartphone-Controlled Paper Airplane if you’d rather control every agile move and trick (at up to 25 mph). This baby goes exactly where you tell it to. Just fold the sporty “paper” (actually crash-proof carbon fiber) using one of the included templates, attach the Bluetooth®-enabled device, download the app to your phone, and commence takeoff.

  35. Tee Toss Game
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    Popular Caribbean ring and hook toss + classic cup and ball game + golf. Does it blend? Like a frozen Arnold Palmer! This simple to learn—but hard to master—golf-themed game is the result. This game makes a unique gift for those manly men who love to golf even while they’re hanging out in their man cave!

  37. My Big Manly Mug Coffee Mug
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    If you’re searching for a present that seamlessly combines his love of coffee and his ability to be incredibly manly, then this My Big Manly Mug coffee mug is the gift for him. Forget those tiny coffee mugs wimpy guys are always carrying around, this Manly Mug holds 15oz of your favorite beverage, making it one of the best gifts a manly man could ever hope to receive. 

  39. Musical Serving Boards
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    Pluck, play, or strum up a little visual interest at your next rager (or cocktail party at a sensible hour) with this rockstar-approved serving board. Each is handcrafted from Nova Scotian yellow birch and accented with pewter details. We wouldn’t blame you for keeping the spotlight-ready piece for yourself—but it also hits the right note with music teachers, songstress friends, and unique home decor enthusiasts.

  41. Utility Bracelet
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    Tackle everyday life with competent aplomb when you wear this handsome multi-tool bracelet. One-click, and out pops a multi-functional knife with a flat head screwdriver on its tip. Because it’s always within reach on your wrist, it’s the ultimate handy tool. Open packages, slice an apple, fix a bike on the fly; it can do a little bit of everything. Made of precision-crafted, rust-resistant stainless steel, it will last for many years, adding a cool, rugged touch to all your casual and sporty looks. 

  43. Railroad Spike Bottle Opener
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    If you’re going to have a bottle opener in the man cave you might as well have the most badass bottle opener imaginable. This railroad spike bottle opener is made from a real railroad spike that’s been heated in a forge then hammered into shape with an anvil, shaped and smoothed with a wire wheel, and finally coated to give is a nice look and feel. It measures 2-inches wide, 1.5-inches tall, and 6.5-inches in length. 

  45. Campfire Beer Caramelizer
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    The campfire is crackling, the marshmallows are getting toasty, and your cold beer is ready to undergo a flavor transformation. Pull this stainless steel rod out of the flames and stick it in that icy brew to create a rich, frothy treat. Yep, you read that right: Adding a little heat to your alcohol caramelizes the sugars, changing the texture and taste. It makes a great gift for that DIY beer enthusiast in your life!

  47. Stainless Steel 12-Piece Grill Set
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    This 12-piece grilling tool BBQ grill set is the ultimate prize for those manly men who pride themselves on their brisket. Whether you’re camping, having a day at the lake, or just at home in your own backyard, this grill set makes the life of your favorite grilling guy much easier. It’s everything you need to unlock your inner pitmaster! 

  49. Beard Bib & Shaper Set
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    Every bearded fella’s been there: You just got your groom on, you’re lookin’ good with the trim, and you’re about to head out to show off your fresh face. Then you look down and wonder if someone just shaved a wooly mammoth in your bathroom. Next time, avoid the clean-up (and the hairy clogged drain) with this manly “bib.” Just put it on like the apron you get at the barbershop, then stick the suction cups to your mirror. This is a great holiday gift that will make both your lives easier!

  51. Cocktail-Enhancing Mists
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    Does your manly man like clever gadgets? A cocktail’s first spell is cast by smell. Your nose knows a superb drink before you take a taste. Now you can enchant your own drinks, with this secret weapon for home mixologists. Simply add a spritz or two of superfine aromatic mist to your homemade cocktails to add a top-level layer of flavor. Makes a great gift for that whiskey lover in your life!

  53. Handcrafted Gentleman’s Gift Set
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    While some won’t admit enjoying exfoliation and others deny desires for moisturizers, every manly loved one deserves a little pampering now and then. This all-natural grooming kit gives guys the travel-friendly-size tools they need to do right by their skin. Presented in a wax-sealed, Alabama wooden box, this collection features handcrafted bar soap (from olive oil and goat’s milk), spearmint lip balm (with beeswax and essential oils), unscented shea buttercream, and shave oil in one of three unique scents. Handmade by a family-run farm in Alabama.

  55. Man Snacks Hot Hot Hot Gift Basket
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    Is this a great gift idea for a man? Does a man eat beef jerky in the wood?! This beef-oriented gift basket from Man Snacks is the type of gift every red-blooded man secretly hopes someone gives him. The whole presentation is sharp and classy looking, making you look like an expert gift giver. If you’ve got a man in your life who loves spice then this is the gift basket for them!

  57. Smokeless Portable Fire Pit and Grill
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    This is not your grandpa’s Yule Log, folks. This portable (less than 20 lbs!) fire pit allows you to enjoy the crackle, light, and warmth of a traditional fire without any of the irritating smoke. Fill it with standard logs, and the power pack lets you control the flame size and airflow—manually or with its Bluetooth app. The solar cover means you’ll always be ready to fire it up, and the legs fold for easy carrying and storage. In the mood for hibachi? Just toss in some charcoal, pop the included grill grate on and get cooking. It makes a great camping trip gift!

  59. Spiced Old Fashioned Cocktail Kit
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    Working hard to make cocktails? Seems kind of counterproductive to us. A kit for crafting artisanal cocktails in a flash with small-batch flavors, this Old Fashioned is a twist on the traditional version. Mandarin chips replace the muddled orange, and a three-chile simple syrup gives it a welcome kick. You provide the delicious bourbon and they provide the mix. It makes a tremendously cool gift for that bourbon enthusiast in your life!

  61. Pulled Pork Shredder Claws
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    Unleash your inner pit master with these pulled pork shredder claws from Cave Tools. There’s not a man alive who will dawn these claws without spending at least five minutes pretending they’re Wolverine. After you shred an entire chunk of pork in under three minutes you’ll never go back to a fork and bruised fingers again! The perfect Christmas gift for a grill master.

  63. Man Bar Soap Set of 3
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    Scrub-a-dub-dub, three soaps by the tub—and how do they make a team? A cleanser, a freshener, and a hydrator: all of them together, quite supreme. Rhymes aside, this set of big, bold bars isn’t kid stuff. Each soap has its own sophisticated, masculine scent and offers a different grooming benefit: deep-cleansing silver sage and bergamot, revitalizing exotic musk and sandalwood, and hydrating Siberian fir.

  65. Custom Pet Portrait Cufflinks
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    Dogs are a man’s best friend and why not immortalize your buddy with these custom-made pet portrait cufflinks. To create this sterling silver pair of cufflinks, designer Erin Harris works from a photograph of your pet, first transferring the image by hand onto a customized rubber stamp. That stamp is then used to emboss the image into the domed surface of the pendant. The artist then engraves your pet’s image directly onto the silver. The result is a precious keepsake that will last a lifetime, celebrating your bond. A one of a kind personalized gift for any dog lover.