Valentines Day is a great time to score some of the best gifts for men. That doesnt necessarily make it any easier to shop for them. You might have gotten lucky in the past with anniversary, birthday andChristmas gifts, but Love Day may add more pressure to the equation. What exactly do you give the man in your life (boyfriend, husband, or maybe even Dad) to show how much you love them?
If hes an undercover geek who loves gizmos,smart homedevices could be just the ticket. He might be a spirits connoisseur whose bar could benefit from somefancy tequilasor glassware upgrades. He may be the simple type that values practicalEDCaccessories like Bluetooth trackers ornoise-cancelling headphones? Something else to consider is a stylish new travel bag perfect for business trips and getaways. There are plenty of great gift ideas for men to look over.
By now, you should have a pretty good idea of what he loves (besides you, of course). And if youre still on the fence, weve compiled this list of must-have Valentines Day gifts for him to help narrow down your selections. These mens gift ideas span across every major category and price point, including gadgets, booze, cooking appliances, fashion essentials and numerous other cool finds.
In case you need some awesome gift ideas for your lady, check out our bestV-Day gifts for her roundup to see whats worth gift wrapping this February 14th. And to find the best gifts for him this Valentines Day, keep reading for our favorite gifts of the year.
1. Jabra Elite Active 75t True Wireless Earbuds
One month in and his new year, new me commitments are leading to health gains. Keep that momentum going by tossing a pair of sporty true-wireless earbuds into his gym bag. Jabras newest release is a category leader that packs better sound and battery life than the AirPods Pro into a waterproof design. No amount of sweat is going to wear these down anytime soon. Using the Jabra Sound+ app allows listeners to customize the EQ settings for personalized sound, plus Jabra has some other promising features coming down the pipeline in Q2 2020. Knowing how popular the previous model was, we recommend getting a pre-order in ASAP to secure a pair. We named these earbuds the Best Headphones of CES 2020, and theyre one of the best gifts for him youll find this year. If you pre-order now, theyll arrive just in time for Valentines Day.
2. Polo Ralph Lauren Polo Player Cotton Robe
The king of the house deserves a warm, comfy bathrobe. Instead of dropping three figures on luxury brand options, keep it simple, cost-effective, and classy with this Ralph Lauren cover-up. Airy cotton fabric and a true-to-size cut make this loose-fitting outer garment a pleasant wear when lounging around the house. The signature Polo player print gives the robe a sophisticated look as well. His reaction when seeing this on the bathroom door after a strenuous workday will be that of a grateful husband.
3. LELO Tor 2 Couples Vibrating Ring
Sex toys can always help spice things up in the bedroom, which is why theyre always one of the best gifts for him (and that goes double for Valentines Day). LELO makes some of the most well-designed sex toys on the market right now, and their vibrating cock ring made to satisfy both him and her at the same time. Its programmed with 6 different pleasure settings that range from what the company calls a teasing murmur to a satisfying pulse. The soft surface and large head also allow the device to act as a vibrator for stimulating her clitoris. You see how it works now? Double the action.
4. Truff Hot Sauces
Pleasing a mans spicy palate can prove to be a tougher challenge than expected. Rather than disappoint him with a bottle of Sriracha, try something more upscale like this Oprah-approved truffle hot sauce. Yes, such a thing exists, and it already looks to be the condiment of 2020. Truff is a curated blend of red chilis, organic agave nectar, savory spices and black truffle that begs to be doused on every meal. Test the waters by picking up an individual bottle or go all-in on a variety pack that includes a limited-edition white truffle version. Stop salivating over the keyboard and add it to your Amazon cart.
4. Herschel Sutton Duffle Bag
Most guys have an old reliable gym bag that never gets replaced, even though its one tear away from retirement. Upgrade him with a new duffle bag from Herschel. The Sutton remains a favorite with a versatile design that affords lots of storage to carry travel gear and gym clothes. Herschels superior build quality is also upheld, thanks to self-healing fabric technology that maintains the pristine look and feel of the bag.
6. Nintendo Switch Lite
New gaming consoles often top mens gift lists. Get a jump on this years most coveted gaming machine: the Nintendo Switch Lite. Its $100 cheaper, smaller, and has a better battery life than the original Switch model. The inclusion of a traditional D-pad also works better for 2D platformers; playing NES classics like Metroid and Super Mario Bros. is far smoother. Access to the Switchs massive library of games should keep him busy (and quiet) on the flight back home or commute to work.
7. The Beard Club Premium Kit
Were several months removed from Movember, which means your man may be running low on beard care essentials. This is where The Beard Club comes through in the clutch. The grooming subscription service sells its well-reviewed beard products individually, and in affordable bundle sets, which offer much more bang for your buck. With the Premium Kit, hell receive a beard oil, cream, shampoo, body wash, brush, folding comb and a travel bag to store everything. TBC also throws in a sleek straight-edge razor with 10 blades and a holster for when hes ready to ditch the facial bush for a smooth canvas. If youre looking for gift ideas for bearded men, this is a must-have.
8. Asana Living Desktop Zen Sand Garden
Stress usually increases during the holidays and can linger past the New Year, if you let it. This miniature sand garden might help manifest therapeutic vibes around ones work environment, featuring artful greenery and a meditating Buddha statue to promote relaxation and relief. Tending to the three partitioned areas can improve focus and soothe the mind from day-to-day hassles.
9. Cole Haan Generation ZeroGrand Stitchlite Sneaker
He has been begging for new kicks and youve been hounding him to get new dress shoes. Now you can meet him halfway with this trendy footwear hybrid from Cole Haan. Fashion meets function with the ZeroGrand Stitchlite, which features the companys patented Grand OS technology for superior comfort and support. The cushioning in these shoes makes it feel like youre stepping on clouds, while the breathable knit upper helps ventilate sweaty feet. Sold in 13 different colors, there are several options to accommodate his personal style.
10. The Couples Bucket List 100 Date Night Idea Cards
At some point, every couple gets into a creative funk and starts running short on date night ideas. Struggle no more, as the Couples Bucket List has some fantastic recommendations. Basically, its a curated box with suggestions that are broken down into themes (life, love, laughter) to inspire fun and eventful dates. Each box comes filled with 100 printed idea cards, along with three dividers to keep tabs on whats been done, what youre doing, and what you plan on doing with your significant other. How thoughtful. We love adult card games here at SPY, and this is one of our favorites for couples. That makes it a perfect gift for men on Valentines Day.
11. LARQ Self-Cleaning Water Bottle
The most considerate gift you can drop in his stocking this Xmas isnt a monogrammed coffee mug. Its a water bottle. Even better, a water bottle that cleans itself. Introducing the LARQ, which does everything the average Swell bottle does (e.g. keep liquids cool for 24 hours), as well as disinfect the interior and purify water. How so? It features a self-cleaning mode that activates every 2 hours, while the button on the charging cap turns on the UV-C LED light to kill harmful, odor-causing germs. Thanks to these advanced features, this is one of the most in-demand gifts for men in 2020. Unfortunately, that means its currently on back-order. Order them now on Amazon to ensure theyre delivered in time for February 14.
12. Topman Iconic Classic Bomber Jacket
With Spring right around the corner, it makes sense to deck him out in some fresh outerwear. Topman sells some of the hottest-looking bombers at a fraction of what most luxury brands charge. The Iconic Bomber is an everyday jacket that complements any form of casual wear, designed with a slim cut that creates an attractive silhouette to highlight upper body features like the shoulders. Black will always be in season, but there is also the Icon MA-2 in Olive if hes into earth tones and wants more utility from his jacket.
13. Fitbit Versa 2 Smartwatch
New Year, new me, right? The Fitbit Versa 2 is an awesome fitness gift to get him if hes committed to bettering his overall health in 2020. Its half the price of the Apple Watch, delivers biometric data (heart rate, calories burned, steps taken) more accurately and introduces new intelligible features to optimize workouts. Hell also be able to access mobile notifications directly on the device, control Spotify playback via touchscreen and use Amazon Alexa commands to control smart-home devices when exercising at the crib. Hows that for a spotter?
14. Black and Decker Purifry Multicooker & Air Fryer
Just because Labor Day is behind us doesnt mean you shouldnt spoil the chef of the house with some fancy cooking gifts. Black and Decker sells an awesome air fryer great for small kitchens and crisping up some of his favorite meals minus the added fat. Chicken wings, pizza rolls, fish fillet, onion rings, and frozen steak fries the Purifry can fry two kinds of foods at once without mixing flavors. Football Sundays just got a whole lot tastier.
15. NFL 100: A Century of Pro Football
The Super Bowl concludes the NFL season, but you can extend it another week (or two) by placing this commemorative hardcover on the coffee table after the big game. NFL 100 is football memorabilia book that celebrates a century of the National Football Leagues greatest moments in 286 pages. Insightful player profiles, historical stats from every decade, and stunning portrait photography, the book has more than enough content to hold over the big guy until training camp.
16. Rumpl Outdoor Blanket
Rumpls cozy, insulated blankets have become a mainstay for adventurous outdoorsmen. Each blanket is designed from some of the industrys most versatile materials, providing great comfort, warmth, and durability at a relatively low price. That fact that its so light and portable also makes it ideal for camping in the wilderness or the backyard. Choose from several colors and sizes.
17. Amazon Fire Stick and Echo Dot Bundle
Looking for discounts on some of the seasons most popular tech gadgets? Amazon currently has an unbeatable bargain that youll want to take advantage of while supplies last. The company is selling its latest Fire TV Stick and Echo Dot models the most popular streaming device and smart speaker on the market as a bundle for one low price. Whats cool is that the two gadgets can be used together to enable hands-free voice control via Alexa. In other words, he can lounge on the La-Z-Boy, pull up Netflix and order Dominos Pizza at the same time with nothing more than simple voice commands.
18. Le Labo Classic Fragrance Discovery Set
Fragrances have always been a gifting staple, especially between partners. If your man is still struggling to find his next signature scent, pause his Scentbird subscription and have this discovery set of colognes delivered to the house instead. Le Labo bundles 17 of its best-selling fragrances, each featuring their own unique scent formulated from some of the Earths most aromatic ingredients. These tiny vials are also portable-friendly, so hell be able to travel lighter and not worry about cramming other grooming products into his dopp kit.
19. MVMT Element Chronograph Leather Strap Watch
MVMT has become the standard for affordable and sophisticated mens watches. That being said, were sure your beau will be thrilled to sport this sharp-looking chronograph timepiece around his wrist. The details are what make this watch a stunner, from the concave dial accents to the sandstone leather that develops a handsome patina over time. Adding to its elegance is the brushed silver steel frame. Suitable for any occasion, he can sport it with some denim and white sneakers during a night out with the boys or with a fancy business suit for formal events.
20. Knob Creek Twice Barreled Rye
A special edition release filled with distinctive flavors, Knob Creek Twice Barreled Rye is a whiskey meant to be equally admired and savored no matter the celebration. Opening the bottle releases a powerful oaky aroma into the air, while subtle notes of brown sugar, vanilla, nutmeg and rye spice give this expression a more mellow profile than what youre accustomed to tasting from a standard rye. The end result is one of the smoothest, most flavorful sips he will experience. Dont be surprised if he asks to be restocked come birthday time. If your man loves whiskey and bourbon, then this is one of the best gifts for him this year.
21. Wood Desk Organizing Station
Apple Watch on the kitchen counter. Car keys in the candy bowl. Wallet in the corners of the couch. At this point, youve grown tired of your hubby misplacing his belongings around the house. This gorgeously-constructed desk organizer should help him turn over a new leaf. Not only will it keep EDC items beautifully stored in one place, but it also doubles as a smartphone docking station to show off his fancy iPhone 11. Keeping it near the front door will get him acclimated to organized life.
22. Happy Socks 7 Days Gift Box
Since his dresser is already loaded with athletic socks, its time you swag him out with something more fashionable and practical. This 7-day bundle of Happy Socks features bold and eccentric designs that will spice up any casual, business or holiday outfit. Not to mention, hell feel relieved about having a weeks worth of socks to run through before worrying about laundry day. You can find this gift box at a number of department stores ahead of Valentines Day, but its currently for sale at a steep discount at the Happy Socks website.
23. JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Speaker
Portable speakers are a great investment for music lovers with active lifestyles. Transportable, loud, and yes, waterproof, the JBL Flip 5 is the way to go. Available in 11 bold colors, this mini bass blaster delivers 360-degree sound for up to 12 hours of playtime. An IPX7 rating means the speaker is nearly impervious to aqua; accidental kerplunks into the pool or having it submerged in one meter of water for 30 minutes wont destroy it. Getting a second speaker lets you pair them together for boomy stereo sound that will fill an entire room.
24. Smile Direct Club Teeth Whitening Kit
They say a mans smile reveals a lot about his personality. Having a mouth full of pearly whites will ensure he leaves a lasting impression. Smile Direct Clubs premium kit is designed to deliver professional whitening treatments that last for an entire year, saving users money and unwanted trips to the dentist. It achieves this through the use of LED lights and whitening gel that is 3x more effective than standard whitening strips. Using it five minutes a day for a week promises bright results.
25. Brmate Insulated Beer GROWLR
No man enjoys warm, flat beer around the holidays. Spare him the inconvenience of schlepping to the cooler for a cold brewski and serve up whatever hes drinking in this triple-insulated growler, which keeps drinks chilled and carbonated for up to 48 hours. Dont be surprised to see this baby attached to his hip at every cookout, camping trip or family gathering.
26. Skulls and Bones Peek A Boo Briefs
Women love sexy underwear on men just as much we love it on them, yet lists of the best gifts for men rarely include any cheeky briefs. For the guy who wants to keep things kinky and exciting without having to go the full BDSM route, Skulls and Bones has some fun underwear options to check out. The companys briefs were designed with comfort in mind. Each pair features a double fabric layer gusset to support a guys junk, and flatlock stitching for stretchability. Several of its designs (e.g. creamsicle, martinis, rockets) also leave the door open for some playful, erotic banter. Did we mention the rear cutouts that give your sex partner a closer look at your behind? Peek-a-boo, indeed.
27. Braun MGK5080 All-in-One Trimmer Kit
Grooming has become a daily chore for the modern man. This all-in-one trimmer kit from Braun is an awesome budget Valentines Day gift for him that features all the tools necessary to keep his hair looking neat and stylish. At the forefront is a waterproof trimmer with 13 length settings and sharp blades that seamlessly cut through coarse hairs. Face, beard, head or body all of the included attachments help mow through fur-filled canvases without damaging skin.
28. TRX GO Suspension Training System
Holiday weight gain seems inevitable, but this at-home training system will keep him on track with his New Years Resolutions and help shed those unwanted pounds in a matter of weeks. The straps are designed to maximize workout efficiency, using body weight and gravity resistance to produce faster results in less time. Over 100 exercises can be performed anywhere at any time with this fitness system. All it requires is twenty minutes a day to transform him from Peter Griffin to Bruce Wayne, minus the riches and high-tech gadgetry.
29. UGG Scuff Slipper
Slippers dont come any cozier than the UGG Scuff, which offers the same plush sensory experience as the brands popular boots. Slipping them on feels like running your toes through an expensive shearling rug, keeping his feet warm and relaxed when roaming around your castle. Color options include Black Suede, Chestnut Suede, Espresso Brown, Salty Blue and True Navy.
30. Anker PowerWave+ Charging Pad
Tired of having your smartphone charger borrowed by that special someone? Dock this 2-in-1 wireless charging pad on their desk to settle their low-battery anxiety. The Anker PowerWave+ is powerful enough to juice up an iPhone and Apple Watch simultaneously without having either device tethered to their charging cable. It folds up and slides into pockets easily for seamless portability. Android users can also use the charging pad with Qi-compatible devices. For the tech-obsessed man in your life, this Anker charging pad is one of the best mens gift ideas of the year.