Buying gifts for friends and family is not always the easiest thing to get right, and much of the time, buying gifts for men can be even more difficult.
If you are looking for a lovely present for your boyfriend, fiancé, or husband but are hitting a brick wall — keep reading. We have put together four thoughtful birthday gift ideas for the special man in your life, which should give you a little inspiration and make things a little easier.
Although, this gift technically falls under the category of homeware, it is still a lovely way to show you care and a great way to add a bit of personal touch. Frames come in loads of different shapes and sizes, so you should not have any issues finding something to suit. However, many frames will come in more feminine shades and patterns, such as florals or pinks, there is also a tonne of muted or darker tones perfect for any home interior.
Adding a photograph that holds special memories, such as a wedding photo, a snap of your kids, or a favorite image of a pet, will turn a standard gift into something they can treasure for a long time.
Clothing with a difference
Clothing is typically a personal choice, but it can also make a great gift. For example, if your partner is a military man, then a USMC EGA hoodie is not only thoughtful but a great way of showing them how proud you are of them.
A T-shirt emblazoned with the logo of their favorite band is another option, or if they have a good sense of humor, there are loads of tees with various funny slogans and images on them.
A personalized gift
Personalized gifts are a brilliant way to show a loved one how much you care, and the choice of products you can adapt is almost endless. Why not have a photo or personal message added to a mug or coaster, or if you want to spend a little bit more, have a pen engraved with a heart-felt phrase or wording of your choice. If they love a bit of tech, phone covers, earbud cases, and laptop cases can all be transformed into a unique present just for them.
There are millions of small business hobbyists across the globe that make personalized items to suit a range of budgets, so you should have no trouble finding the perfect gift.
A new wallet
Just like women love a new pair of shoes, men love getting a new wallet. They typically use the same one for years so, if you have noticed that your partner’s wallet is getting a little worn around the edges, it might be time for an upgrade.
Wallets come in a range of materials, but if you are after something stylish that never goes out of date, leather should be your first choice. As well as being hard-wearing, it looks expensive, will retain its shape better than cheaper materials, and is sure to be well received.