Shopping for a gift for your loved one gets more rewarding and fulfilling in time, but unfortunately, never easier. But, before you start panicking about what to give to your darling this Valentine’s Day, try to remember whether there was anything he himself mentioned in the past that he would actually like to receive. If there’s nothing like that, worry not. There are plenty of other ideas that would make a wonderful and, most importantly useful Valentine’s Day gift for a man in your life. Check out the following suggestions and you just might find your answer.
Tech and gadgets
A modern guy can’t really go about his day without his trusted phone. If you know that he cherishes his phone a lot, or simply need it for work pretty often, you can definitely surprise him by giving him cool mobile cases that match his taste and interests. On the other hand, if your partner thoroughly enjoys listening to music whenever he commutes or travels from one place to another, personalized headphones that are very comfortable for the ears could be your lucky ticket.
If your important man rocks a lumberjack trend, you should know that his beard is very important to him. In that respect, creating a nice little care set full of essential beard products will be greatly appreciated. There are many products on the market to look into, but make sure that the set contains a proper shampoo, beard oil and beard comb as well as trimming scissors.
You might be reluctant when it comes to gifting your man anything skin/hair care related. But, as long as your gift has a personal touch, these products will definitely be considered thoughtful. In that respect, you have to pay attention to your darling’s skin and hair type as well as know a little bit about his needs and routine. For example, organic vitamin C serum is something that suits most skin types and feels very pleasant and beneficial after regular use. You can go all out with one product, or make a skin/hair care set if you’re positive about what your man needs.
This may be the easiest thing to buy, but if you get it right, it can still be a very thoughtful and meaningful gift. Accessories such as socks, ties, jewelry, etc. can turn out to be a really practical and unique gift, something that men value the most. For example, if your partner wears suits a lot, a good quality tie, lapel handkerchief, cufflinks as well as tie and lapel pins make a great gift choice. What’s more, socks are something that men always need; they are a very practical gift in that sense, but you can also add some personality into it by choosing interestingly patterned socks you know your man would love. And, if he enjoys wearing jewelry bracelets, rings and necklaces for men can be as good of a gift as anything else.
It was already mentioned that great and comfy headphones would make a valuable gift for someone who loves listening to music all the time. But what if your gent values old school more than anything else? If this is the case, buying him music records of his favorite bands or singers can really sweep him off his feet. Just make sure that he has a working record player so that he can enjoy your gift to the fullest.
When buying a gift for someone, it’s essential that you put their needs before yours. No matter how much you like a certain color or pattern, if it’s not something the other party would appreciate, leave it behind. Gifts that give away the feeling of personality and thoughtfulness are truly the best gifts you can surprise someone with on Valentine’s Day.
Written by: Peter Minkoff