Gift Lists for Men

The Ultimate List of Badass Gifts for Every Kind of Brother

Updated on January 16, 2020 Updated on Jan 16, 2020
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    Whether you have a younger brother or older brother, he probably tortured you a bit when you were kids. But you still love him, so finding the best gift him can be hard, so this gift guide is here to help. Whether he loves the outdoors, working out, traveling, or cooking, we’ve got just something that he’ll love. We have gift ideas covered from nerdy board games to crazy cool kitchen gadgets.

    The Explorer

  1. Paravel Fold-Up Duffel
  2. If he likes to travel, this is the perfect extra bag. Feather-light and zips completely flat. Use it daily for the gym, slide it over the handles of your wheeled luggage as a personal item, or throw it in your carry-on as an extra bag for the trip home.

  3. Monogram Luggage Tags
  4. These stylish tags will help your suitcase stand out from the crowd. Easily differentiates your bag from others and makes it easy to spot on the luggage carousel. With your choice of more than 20 colors, it’s easy to find something that suits his style. Multiple fonts and letter colors allow you to create your monogram just the way you want it. Makes for an excellent personalized gift for those who love to travel!

  5. Memory Foam Neck Pillow with Hoodie
  6. There’s nothing like a good neck pillow to help catch some good z’s on a long flight. Besides awesome neck support, it covers your eyes and ears, allowing a more comfortable and quiet sleep.

    It is also highly resistant to all kinds of bacteria, fungus, mites, mold, among many other odor-causing microorganisms. Pair with a travel blanket.

  7. Anywhere Travel Guide
  8. A creative travel guide for anywhere. This handy deck includes 75 cards to inspire exploration. With a unique mix of concrete actions and whimsical prompts—from “Ask the next person you meet where his/her favorite street is and go there” to “Write down what you like about this city on a small piece of paper. Leave it where someone else will find it later.

    Anywhere encourages users to see things differently while discovering both new and familiar places.

  9. Dot&Dot Electronics Organizer
  10. Finding and sorting your electronic gear accessories when traveling can get messy. Dot&Dot electronics organizer is a great storage solution for your electronics during travel. This cord organizer is great for carrying and organizing cables, cords, USB, adapter, power bank, phones, and other electric gear.

    Flexible padded cover protects your electronics while keeping them in place during travel. The water-repellent exterior also protects your gadgets from accidental splashes of water. 

  11. The Carry On Cocktail Kit
  12. Who doesn’t need fancy airplane cocktails? Carry on Cocktail Kits include the tools and ingredients to get your mixology on mid-flight. Comes in a cool carry on tin and recipe card and linen coaster, so you look extra fancy.

  13. Camera Bag
  14. Traveling photographers must have! The aspire Camera bag is roomy for all his photography equipment when traveling. The best feature is the main compartment with its adjustable cells that will accommodate your unique group of accessories.

    The main compartment is a camera liner that can hold a full range of gear and itself lined with a fabric covered to protect his equipment. The removable, foam-padded dividers allow customization to exactly match your mix of cameras, lenses, and equipment.

  15. Scratch Off Map
  16. This fun, scratch-off world map is the perfect traveler gift. Your brother can keep track of his adventures this detailed map with vibrant colors, accurate cartographic details of the terrain, country flags, and landmarks.

    Hang it on the wall, and he’ll have himself wall decoration, plus an awesome conversation starter for his guests.

  17. Outdoor Vault
  18. This vault is a portable safe that attaches to fixed objects such as a beach chair, stroller, bike, or boat rail that secures your belongings when you are swimming at the beach, the pool, or the water park. Universal mount design fits on most beach furniture. Sleek design looks great on furniture and sits up off the ground. Large cargo hull is roomy enough to hold wallets, watches, mobile phones, jewelry, keys, and more!

    The Aspiring Chef

  19. Food and Drink Smoker
  20. The perfect accessory for bringing smoky aroma and flavor to your culinary and mixology creations! The elegantly simple Gramercy Kitchen Co. smoke infuser machine brings that perfect finishing touch to your meat or drink in less than a minute. Our handheld smoke infuser is engineered to the perfect size for smoking your meals and drinks with cool INDOOR smoke, transforming your gourmet kitchen skills. It’s probably going to be his favorite kitchen gadget.

  21. ChefSteps Joule Sous Vide
  22. This toy will step up his cooking game. Joule is the smallest, most powerful sous vide tool available. It heats water faster than any other immersion circulator or precision cooker and holds the temperature with absolute accuracy to ensure perfect results every time.

    Controlled exclusively by a groundbreaking app that empowers sous vide veterans and novices alike, Joule gives you the freedom to cook from anywhere.

  23. A Man, A Pan, A Plan
  24. Men’s Health’s A Man, A Pan, A Plan, a book full of practical advice and 100 straightforward recipes that involve tools you already own, ingredients you can easily source, and flavors that will blow your mind while shrinking your gut. From hearty breakfasts like Lemon-Blueberry-Banana Pancakes and party-starting sides like Buffalo Chicken Meatballs, this book will help you cut stress, prevent mess, and reduce your chances of culinary distress. The perfect gift for your brother-in-law, who loves to cook.

  25. Electric Air Fryer
  26. His favorite fried foods with a little less guilt? Yes, please. The Air Fryer lets you cook your favorite foods without the added calories of oil. The touchscreen is great for manually programming cooking time, or select from 1 of 7 built-in smart programs: Chips, Meat, Chicken, Steak, Shrimp, and Fish. 

    Adjustable temperature from 175°F – 400°F allows him to prepare a variety of food from crispy fries to juicy wings with little to no oil.

  27. Rotating Pizza Oven
  28. Pizza of the future. He can make delicious crispy pizza right on his counter with this rotating oven. Tray turns continuously to assure even baking. Top and bottom heating elements bake foods from both sides.

    Heating elements are separately controlled, allowing you to select top, bottom, or both elements for perfect results every time. And it saves as much as 60% in energy compared to a conventional oven. Pair it with these Pizza Scissors.

  29. Reclaimed Wood Cookbook Stand
  30. Take A Stand. Simply cooking Grandma’s famous pasta sauce can bring you back to Sunday afternoons spent in an aromatic kitchen. He can prepare his family favorites and new standbys with this handsome cookbook stand. Stylish recipe stand also keeps your tablet in place while you prepare delicious meals.

    Gifts For Your Stylish Brother

  31. Leather Phone Case
  32. Designed to make your daily life more convenient – adopted and adored by growing numbers of devotees. The leather wallet case for iPhone XS / X features a leather card pocket marked by a slant line and stitched to the back. This provides an opening sized to fit 2 to 3 bank, ID, or credit cards conveniently in one sleek package and eliminating the need for bulky pockets.

  33. American Giant Hoodie
  34. Called “the greatest hoodie ever,” this classic men’s style piece is custom-developed heavyweight cotton fabric, premium metal hardware with a tailored fit. They are made in the USA and have a lifetime warranty. American Giant brings brought a fresh perspective to what a sweatshirt could be – a utility piece that was sophisticated enough to wear to the office and built to last a lifetime. They also make great t-shirts!

  35. Handmade Wood Sunglasses
  36. Wood wayfarer style glasses? This genuine handmade wood bamboo sunglasses have anti-glare polarized UV401 lenses that protect against harmful UVA/UVB rays.

    Each frame is polished and coated with a water/sweat protective layer, and they float on water! Never lose your favorite sunglasses at the beach again. 

  37. Sperry TopSiders
  38. These iconic boat shoes are great for your preppy brother. Even if he already has a pair, there are many unique styles and colors to add to his collection.

  39. Herschel Supply Co. Card Holder
  40. This is a great wallet for convenient, everyday use. Has enough pockets for ID and a couple of credit cards and a work badge while being slim and discrete in your pocket.

    It’s the perfect size to hold everything he needs and small enough to keep him from collecting pointless business cards and recipes.

  41. Weekend Watch
  42. The Weekender collection is all about versatility. Easily switch it up with interchangeable slip-thru and quick-release straps. From leather to fabric and with a wide selection of colors to choose from, you’ve got options. A thoughtful gift for the
    bro-in-law into style.

  43. Uggs 
  44. This tall iteration of the best-selling neumel is fully lined with natural wool and outfitted with a lightweight, cushioning Eva sole. In soft suede, this understated style perfectly balances utility and versatility, which will make it a key player in your wardrobe. Take off to the streets, or a night out with the guys. Featuring plush wool, a cushioning foam insole, and velvety suede, this versatile chukka delivers style in spades.

    The Gadget Lover

  45. MiniPresso GR Espresso Maker
  46. If he likes his coffee, now he can get his caffeine fix anywhere with this Minipresso maker. It has a sleek modern design and intuitive operation.  And it’s got everything you need; shot basket, pressurized system, cup—check! 

    The Minipresso is designed perfectly for outdoor enthusiasts looking to take their favorite morning beverage wherever they go. It’s hand-operated, no batteries, no electric power needed.

  47. Tile Slim Item Finder
  48. If your brother is always misplacing his stuff, then he will be thanking you for months for this gift. As thin as two credit cards, Tile Slim easily slides into his wallet. Tile Slim can also be attached to a laptop, tablet, or notebook.

    He’ll use his smartphone to make the Tile Slim ring when it’s nearby but out of sight. Can’t find his phone? Double press the button on the Tile Slim to make your phone ring – even on silent!

  49. Cell Phone Ring
  50. If he loves his phone, then tell him to put a ring on it. This multi-functional attachable accessory allows you to comfortably and naturally grip your smart device. It can be used with the amount to attached his smartphone on his car dashboard or use the swivel hinge as a kickstand.

    Top-tier sticky removable pressure-sensitive adhesive brings you powerful stickiness. So, it will not harm your phone once you want to take it off from the phones. Washable & re-usable: Wash it, leave it dry, and then reuse it.

  51. Beard Grooming Set
  52. This kit is perfect for all type of facial hair, beards or mustaches! Long, short, thick, thin, coarse, tangled….you name it! To make it even more awesome, it’s perfect using with beard oils, balms, waxes and conditioners. Ideal for men beard grooming, softening, and styling.

    The Sporty Brother

  53. Adjustable Dumbells
  54. Pair of adjustable dumbbell weights for efficient, cost-effective strength training. It adjusts from 3 to 24 pounds in 3-pound increments. Selector pin lets you change weights easily, just like with weight stack at the gym. More compact and balanced than traditional dumbbells and padded handle for wrist protection.

  55. Cool Running Shoes
  56. The all-new fresh foam Cruz features our award-winning fresh foam cushioning technology for a well-cushioned, stable ride. A sophisticated yet technically engineered upper combines a synthetic midfoot saddle and a breathable mesh to offer support with an added layer of comfort. The fresh foam Cruz keeps your feet feeling and looking fresh, mile after mile.

  57. Evaporative Cooling Towel
  58. Evaporative Cooling Towel uses a super evaporative PVA material to soak up moisture and provides instant cooling relief. Great for outdoor activities, camping, yoga, running, biking, days at the beach, or even yard work. Reusable, just re-wet to activate. Pair it with this collapsible water bottle.

  59. Bocce Ball Set
  60. What better way to get outside and have some fun than with a bocce ball set. This beginner set comes with four dark green and four dark red bocce balls and one Pallino.

    The entire set is enclosed with a durable carrying case to keep his new favorite game all together. Bocce Ball, one of the oldest forms of lawn bowling, is a game for young and old. Originating in Italy, it is becoming widely popular worldwide.

  61. Workout Journal
  62. If your brother spends hours on his physique, he needs to keep track of his progress. This all-in-one Journal will help keep him motivated as he stays focused on reaching his goals!

    The Journal includes filled-in example pages to get you going! Sixty weeks of Progress Charts to keep him honest.

  63. Embrava Sports Water Bottle
  64. Whether he’s an avid Crossfit athlete, a runner, or someone who loves hitting the mountain trails, staying hydrated is essential to his total body fitness and wellbeing. 

    The Embrava bottle provides all of the best features, all in one lightweight, versatile, and functional design. It’s fast-flowing, leakproof with a 1-button lid opening.

  65. Baseball Whiskey Stones
  66. If your brother is a sports fan that loves Baseball, he will love pitching winning drinks with these miniature glass baseball chillers that bring spirits to the ideal temperature without diluting them. Put the chillers in a freezer for four hours, then use instead of ice in your drink. Glass won’t absorb unwanted tastes or flavors, and may be used again and again. 

    For the Beer Lover

  67. Bottle Loft
  68. With these clever fridge storage strips, your bottles will hang out in a cool loft that might make the orange juice jealous. Each strip features three super-strong neodymium magnets–two strips secure a six-pack of your favorite craft beer to the ceiling of your refrigerator, keeping them handy and freeing up space for other food that’s just chillin’. The strips adhere to any spot with heavy-duty peel-and-stick adhesive.

  69. Football Playbook Glasses
  70. Printed with simple graphic illustrations of classic football formations, these playbook-inspired glasses give shotgun, toss back, blitz, and draw new meaning as fun drinking terms. Armchair coaches will also get a kick out of the football imprinted into each base, making every game feel like the Super Bowl.

  71. Beer Cap State Maps
  72. Choose your favorite state and fill it with your favorite beer caps!  If you are looking for an amazing birthday gift or Father’s Day gift idea for the craft beer lover, these beautiful maps are perfect for collecting the bottle caps from your favorite breweries and snapping them into this high-quality wooden map.

  73. Skeleton Bottle Opener
  74. With a clenched claw ready to flip the top on your chilly brew, this Design Toscano exclusive, cast iron skeleton hand bottle opener doubles as eerie decor until you’re ready to party hard enough to wake the dead! our collectible, cast iron skeleton bottle opener is created using the time-honored sand cast method, and then hand-painted in vintage hues for added spooky dimension.

  75. Rustic Beer Tasting Set
  76. Perfect for sampling a cross-section of similar or different styles of beer without over-imbibing, this rustic wooden beer flight caddy with four tasting glasses presents a selection of lagers or ales stylishly at home or in bar or restaurant settings. The wood carrying caddy with a distressed whitewash finish gives it a trendy antique look. This tasting set complements rustic and vintage decors nicely. Cutout handles allow easy carry from the kitchen to the serving area, and a chalkboard panel along the front provides a place to label each lager or ale. Ideal as a gift for beer lovers, or entertaining fellow connoisseurs, this stylish wooden beer flight rack turns beer tasting into a refined and memorable event.

  77. Drink Tank
  78. Whether you’re having a picnic on a balmy day or enjoying an afternoon at the slopes, you can keep your beverage at the ideal sipping temperature with this innovative growler. It’s insulated carbonation-preserving design keeps beer, cider, and kombucha at their crisp, bubbly best for up to 24 hours. And hot beverages, such as coffee, hot chocolate, and hot toddies, will stay piping for up to 12 hours. 

  79. Johnny Catch
  80. A stainless steel bottle opener, wall-mounted, with a plastic cup to catch the caps. The cup is detachable for easy disposal of the caps. Strong adhesive included for mounting even on slightly uneven surfaces. Very soft plastic has a velvet, almost silicon feel to it, but is very rigid and ultra-durable. Johnny Catch Cup recently won a design award.

    Gifts For Your Outdoorsy Brother

  81. Portable Solar Cooker
  82. The stove’s solar vacuum tube cooking chamber provides a near-perfect layer of insulation, keeping heat in and cold out. Just load with food and relax. No monitoring required.

    The stove retains your food’s flavor and nutrition cooking from 360°, like a slow cooker, but faster. Cooks a meal in as little as 20 minutes, bake, roast, steam, and saute, nothing is off-limits. 

  83. Set of Two Forest Landscape Whiskey Glasses
  84. Handmade Rock glasses screen printed with a detailed illustration of a black and white forest landscape wrapping around these outdoor-themed whiskey glasses! A great gift for any mountain man.

    These whiskey glasses make a great gift for any mountain man! Glasses are printed by hand in a studio in Denver! Black Ink Ink is permanent and heat set in the oven. Prints will not fade or wash off. 

  85. Gerber Diesel Multi-Plier
  86. With its industrial strength, easy handling, and super versatility, the Diesel Black Needlenose Multi-Plier offers everything you need to tackle tough tasks and tricky problems.

    It showcases a robust design with 12 stainless steel tools that are larger and more durable than average, along with Gerber’s patented Saf.T.Plus component locking system and the convenience of quick, wrist-flick deployment.

  87. Pocket Utensil Set
  88. Silverware Anywhere. Whether you’re hiking the hills, out on the road, or just on your lunch break at the office, this is going to be your go-to tool for eating on the go. Built like a folding pocket knife, it includes a sturdy metal fork, spoon, knife, and bottle/can opener.

    Pop open the fork and spoon, and with a nudge, the housing splits in two for easy, two-handed use. The durable, dishwasher-safe utensils are stronger than plastic flatware and can be used again and again. 

  89. Garmin Handheld GPS Navigator
  90. eTrex supports geocaching GPX files for downloading geocaches and details straight to your unit. eTrex stores and displays key information, including location, terrain, difficulty, hints, and descriptions, which means no more manually entering coordinates and paper printouts.

    With its high-sensitivity, it locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavy cover and deep canyons.

  91. Waterproof BlueTooth Speaker
  92. Dual full-range drivers, experience 20W full-bodied stereo sound with enhanced bass and great volume. Less than 1% of total harmonic distortion ensures enhanced clarity and fidelity. Bluetooth V4.0 provides stable connection range up to 33ft, with your Bluetooth enabled devices and Sport II for skip-free music and in-Built microphone for hands-free calling. Built-in high capacity rechargeable battery lets you be on the go with up to 12 hours of playtime.

    For The Business Man

  93. Otter Wax Leather Care Kit
  94. This custom kit contains the four items you’ll need to ensure that his fancy leather shoes stay supple, healthy, and water-resistant. This 4-Steps leather care kit keeps leather clean, conditioned, shiny, and protected.

    The Saddle Soap gently cleans leather and remove stains. Then he can use the Leather Salve to moisturize your leather as it restores oils, revives suppleness, and repairs cracking from dehydration. He’ll have the shiniest shoes in the office.

  95. TieMag
  96. Flimsy tie clips and sharp tie pins have plagued neckties since their inception. A flimsy tie clip will look crooked on a tie and provide an incomplete style look. Tie pins puncture a permanent hole in the tie, damaging it, and forcing you to wear a pin with that select tie. Tie Mags has taken a different approach. Using the strongest magnets found on earth, Tie Mags hold your necktie firmly in place with style. With one back piece magnet hidden behind your shirt slit and one Tie Mag aligned on the front of your tie, the two magnets create a strong bond that will hold your tie in place for a complete dapper look.

  97. Retro Flip Down Clock
  98. A fantastic Retro Flip Down Clock, get one on your table as a good partner during work or study. Also, it’s a great gift for your friends and family. Gear operated and date adjustment available.

    Stainless steel for the body frame of the clock, an overall cool and personalized clock for decorating any room of your house.

  99. Notepaper Roller
  100. List-o-mania! If he is a list guy, then this handy list dispenser will have him on a roll. The contemporary styling of its design makes it an attractive accessory on a desk or countertop. You can even hang it on the wall.

    Whether he’s making a daily checklist, jotting down needed groceries, or writing notes for family members, the easily refillable roll offers you just the right size of paper.

  101. Sock Of the Month Club
  102. Sock Club makes a practical gift for the brother who needs to add a little flair to his attire. Thoughtfully wrapped right down to the wax seal, we want our monthly delivery to pass the Mom Test. This means that every package sent from Sock Club is something that they would be proud to send to their mothers.

    Besides awesome socks, every month, they include a letter, which includes space for a personalized gift message.

    Gifts For Your Nerdy Brother

  103. Gaming Headset
  104. Perfectly contoured across your entire head, the weight of the headset is evenly distributed to eliminate all pressure points. Play all day with athletics-inspired performance fabric AirWeave ear cushions that keep your ears cool and dry. Constructed to be so light that you will forget you’re wearing them. Widely recognized as the best mic in gaming, the retractable Arctis ClearCast microphone delivers studio-quality voice clarity and exceptional background noise cancellation.

  105. Rick and Morty: Anatomy Park Board Game
  106. Go deep inside the hilarious Rick and Morty episode (and Ruben) with up to three friends and see if you can plan out the world’s greatest microscopic theme park…before you get overtaken by diseases. Or Ruben dies. How’s that for some high stakes?!

  107. Star Wars Tools
  108. R2-D2 is the best multi-tool ever. So it comes as a little surprise that he’d volunteer up his body to be the base of this screwdriver kit. This Star Wars R2-D2 Screwdriver gift set includes three forged steel bits: 1 slotted and 2 Phillips-head. 

  109. Retro Gamer Cuff Links
  110. A nod to a true classic, relive the glory of hunting ducks, or searching for the first princess in your life. A must-have for a true video game aficionado. Enamel plated, the cufflinks feature a bullet back closure. 

  111. Game of Phones
  112. Fun Is Coming. Your smartphone already sits on the table while you’re out to brunch -you might as well give it the official party invite. Game of Phones turns your trusty cellular companion into the subject of a scavenger hunt between you and your friends. Just gather your friends and their smartphones, draw a prompt card, and see who can use their phones the fastest to create an emoji masterpiece, show off the last photo you took, or find the weirdest Google Image result for your name. Game of Thrones fans will appreciate this one.

  113. Celestron Backpack Eclipse Telescope
  114. Get ready to see the stars with the Celestron Backpack Eclipse Telescope! Easy to transport in its included backpack, you’ll be equally ready for the next solar eclipse, no matter if you’re standing next to your car or camping in the backwoods.

    Anyone can view solar eclipses safely with a pair of eclipse glasses, but if you want to get a closer look, you’ll need a telescope.

  115. Twitch Subscription 
  116. Twitch is the world’s leading live streaming platform for gamers and the things we love. Watch and chat now with millions of other fans from around the world.