Your friend’s birthday is coming up but you can’t decide what you should get him? We’ve all been there. It can be tricky picking up the best or the most ideal gift for your college mate. Something that he would love or something that would be extremely useful to him.
So to help you on your conquest to find the perfect gift for him, we have comprised a list of items that cater to the larger crowd as well as the ones with niche preferences as well. Keeping in mind the affordability and also to keep this list “Safe for Work”, we have come up with some amazing ideas and items for you to choose from.
Hope you enjoy reading the rest of the article while also gathering some valuable information.
Every guy loves sneakers. And if not love, they’d surely want a pair of Jordan’s in their collection at least. Sneakers are worn by everyone and are ever trending. Gifting them if not a pair of Jordan’s but a pair of Nike’s or Under Armour’s would be one of the best things you could get for your friend.
Now if your friend is into sports, getting them a jersey of their favorite player or team would make him go bonkers, no doubt! Jerseys are extremely fashionable no matter how old it is because it always has some heritage and history attached to it. Like for example; a Tom Brady jersey or a Michael Jordan jersey would never go out of style no matter how long ago they played. Trust us on this, if he’s into sports then don’t hesitate in getting him one.
If you’re not on a budget then why not go all out? A brand new gaming console is a dream for any gamer guy regardless of their age. Choose from the PS5 or the Xbox Series X and get him the best gift he could ever receive from anyone on his special day. Now, these consoles may cost a bit more than the other items on our list but there are a variety of editions to choose from so might as well at least check them out.
Every guy uses headphones so getting him a new pair would be an absolute no-brainer. Choose from a variety of options and gift him a cool pair of headphones that he could even flaunt to his mates around in college. But also make sure you don’t just get the flashiest item on the market. Do your diligent research and get the best option but also keep the receipt just in case.
We’re leaving the choice of choosing from a normal watch or a smartwatch up to you but gifting a watch is a beautiful and quite classy gift, to be honest. Not only a very useful accessory but also quite important as well, a smart-watch helps them access items on their phone much quicker without the hassle of pulling out their phones every other second.
Every guy uses a phone and getting them a sturdy or a quirky case to go along with it would be a perfect match. Choose from an array of options like a superhero case of a themed outer-space case or something with a funny or wise quote. Not only will it be a great gift but it’ll always remind them of you. If you can’t choose which one to get, just go for a strong sturdy one since guys drop their phones a lot on a daily basis.
7. Coffee Maker
This might not be the most attractive item on this list but everyone drinks coffee. Coffee is essential. To save him a trip to the barista and get your mate a coffee maker for him to enjoy a hot cup of brew in the comfort of his own dorm. With a variety of options to choose from, we’re sure he will appreciate this in the long run.
Who doesn’t love an awesome hoodie? And if not a hoodie, get him a T-shirt with a quirky quote or a nice shirt for him to wear on formal occasions. You can never go wrong with a new pair of jeans or shorts either. Pay attention to what type of apparel he usually goes for and get him a brand new one this time.
9. Grooming Kit
He may not be as ecstatic while opening it but he will surely appreciate this one. Get him a custom male grooming kit with essential oils, lotions, perfumes, deodorants, and other items to go along with it. A male grooming kit is something that every guy should have to look his best while going outside. You can build one for him by yourself or you can go online and buy him a themed grooming kit that might get him a little more ecstatic.
One item you can never go wrong with, get him a wallet. Everyone requires and uses a wallet and getting a sleek smooth designed wallet would be one of the better items to get. Thoughtful and elegant. Choose from an array of options and brands and get him a brand new wallet this time.
Some of the other items we could think of that would ideal or useful gifts for your male friend are-:
- Vanity/Gag items