Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him
Guys can be tricky to buy gifts for, especially on such a holiday as Valentine’s Day. If you want to get him something besides candy and stuffed animals, there are plenty of other, more unique guy-friendly options to look out for.
An elegant timepiece makes a perfect and personal gift for the man in your life. This one features a titanium case and a stunning black dial. It does double duty as a watch and a calendar, so it’s a gift he’ll use and treasure through the years.
There are endless ways to say “I love you.” If you’re at a loss for words, this books offers fill-in-the-blank prompts and ideas for fresh ways to tell your special someone what you love about him.
Every gamer knows you need full health in order to make it through the work day. A heat-sensitive mug with an 8-bit heart illustration turns red when it’s filled with hot coffee, and reminds him to keep his mug full for optimal health all day.
Say “I love you” with a houseplant; this one-of-a-kind bean plant actually has the words “I Love You” written on the bean. All he needs to do is add water and let it soak up some sun. Soon the bean will sprout and the hidden message will appear.
If your man likes kisses, he’ll love this one. A giant Hershey’s Kiss milk chocolate (the world’s largest) clocks in at over two pounds. If he can make it through the shell to the hollow inside, he’ll be surprised with another handful of normal-sized kisses to enjoy.
A luxury shave set is the ultimate gift for the ultimate man. This one from Van Der Hagen boasts a 100% badger brush, a monogrammed apothecary mug, a combination brush and razor stand, and hypo-allergenic shave soap. You’ll see a smile creep across his smooth face every time he uses his gift..
Most men appreciate gifts that are as useful as they are thoughtful. A hardcover moleskin notebook is a sophisticated gift he can use at home and at the office.
Cologne is a great go-to gift for guys. It’s also a versatile gift option, with a message that can be either neutral or romantic. This classic Swiss Army eau de toilette features notes of invigorating citrus and fresh lavender, with hints of spicy-sweet woods.
This Valentine’s Day, give him a gift from the heart. Or, in this case, give him a gift that looks like a heart. This humongous and super soft embroidered heart plush is a fun and unique gift for guys of any age.
Sports fans, concert goers, and museum mavens now have a way to store and preserve their tickets and playbills from their favorite events and outings.
Hug Time is the story of a kitten who decides he wants to give the whole world a hug. Give him a hug-along with this sweet gift-and you’ll bring a smile to his whole day.
The classic game of truth or dare gets a racy upgrade your man will love. The game features 50 sticks, each with a sensual “truth” on one side and a dirty “are” on the other. It’s a great valentine’s day gift for him, but you’re both sure to enjoy it together.
Capture and preserve all your most cherished memories with your sweetheart. Your name, a heart, and your special someone’s name are cut out of a white mat board, with your favorite photos showing through. The wall piece is then framed and ready for you and your sweetie to admire.
Is your guy stuck in a rut? Give him a gift that will lift him out of even the most stubborn of ruts. The Try Something New book features 100 fun and creative ways a couple can spend time together. It’s the gift that keeps on giving.
A personalized frame features your name and your significant other’s name in handwritten style, plus the year and a set of sweet “hugs and kisses” embellishments. Add your favorite photo of the two of you together and you’ll have a romantic gift you can both enjoy.
A bottle of champagne adds instant romance to any occasion. Treat him to the best with a bottle of smooth, stylish sparkling wine for Valentine’s Day or any day. Make it even more romantic by adding a silver-plated hand tag that’s engraved with a personal message.
Whether you’re the other half to his relationship or just a caring onlooker, the Coupons from the Heart booklet is a sweet and humorous gift that houses coupons for couples. Each coupon features a romantic activity the couple can enjoy together.
The “Be…” paperweight serves as both a contemporary decoration and an excellent reminder to get more out of life every day. He can display his choice of card (each one featuring a positive quality), reminding him (and anyone who walks into his office or home) to be bold, playful, creative, etc.
Guys love spending time with their significant others, but they don’t always know how to show it. An activity book for couples is the perfect way to help. The LoveBook is all about giving couples a fun way to learn about each other, share their thoughts, and spend quality time together.
The classic comfy white boxers officially get her seal of approval. Give your guy a pair of personalized white boxers, featuring a “Property Of,” “Heart On,” or “Was Here” message that’s personalized with your name and sealed with a kiss.
Finally a practical manual for love that really helps! This book gives you tips on how to keep your communication real, alive, and up close even when you’re far away. This books is written by a married couple and based on hundreds of interviews with couples that really made it work.
The couple that drinks coffee together—across time zones, across distance—is the family that stays together. This customizable set of mugs takes the states where you and your Valentine live, draws each one on the mugs, puts a heart in the city, and connects them by a dotted line.
This completely unique Valentine’s Day gift is made of a leather strap that connects to a small brass plaque with two sets of GPS coordinates imprinted on it—one set for you and one set for the one you love. When you wear them, a quick glance down will remind you both where your hearts are.
This handmade pendent set is a romantic way to tell him, “You complete me.” Two puzzle pieces fit together to spell out “You are the missing piece to my puzzle.” Each of you can wear a piece around your neck for safe keeping until you’re able to reunite.
Celebrated cartoonists bring you Me Without You, a colorful book with illustrations featuring scenes and scenarios that just aren’t the same with “me” but not “you.” Let him know how much he means to you with this romantic Valentine’s Day gift.
Nothing says romance like a nice cologne. With a blend of citrus scents, Lucky You is a masculine cologne spray that simultaneously calms and invigorates his senses. Give him a bottle for Valentine’s Day, and he’ll soon be feeling like the luckiest man alive.
If your long distance Valentine likes things that are playful and cute, then this is the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. It starts off with the intro “Me Without You…” and then each page has a new and fun rhyming little ditty, like “the sky without blue” or “Kung without fu.” It’s fun, light, and will melt the miles between you.
Keep your lover with you every day with this keepsake jar. It’s filled with loving, heartfelt messages for lovers. This Valentine’s Day gift is a great way to keep the love alive between the two of you. When you’re feeling lonely, just reach in the jar for a new note.
“Back in the days when I was a teenager/before I had status and before I had a pager…” Back in the day, lovers made mix cassette tapes as Valentine’s Day gifts. Now you can put a playlist on a USB flash drive connected to a mock-up of an old-school cassette tape. Keep it real for V-Day!
Is your man the kind of guy who couldn’t care less about art? This gift will change everything. The Love is Art kit brings the canvas into the bedroom, and includes everything a couple needs to create their own one-of-a-kind abstract expressionist painting while sharing an intimate moment.
Like you and your man, these two adorable mugs are a perfect pair. When put together, the mugs say “We go together like peanut butter and jelly” (or “milk and cookies,” or “macaroni and cheese”), and feature both your names with cute illustrations to match the quote.
A spicy-sweet scent for your spicy-sweet guy makes a romantic gift for Valentine’s Day. This sophisticated cologne spray offers notes of green mandarin, ginger, cedarwood, wild roses, nutmeg, and oriental woods. It’s the perfect blend of sweet refreshment and masculine style.
This is a gift which no other can beat if you are in a long distance relationship. With two wristbands and two speakers, you and your absent amore can fall asleep to the sound of each other’s heartbeats as the wristbands pick up the other’s pulse and transits it through their speaker.
Give your dishy darling the chance to make a dish of their own with this fabulous experience voucher, which allows your lover (plus you if you want to learn together) the chance to create world class dishes in a one-to-one video session with a world renowned international chef.
Go back to black this Valentine’s Day with this striking timepiece from Movado. Reassuringly expensive, this matt black watch features sapphire crystal, Swiss-quartz movement, skeleton hands, cabochon markers, and is water resistant up to 99 feet. Isn’t it time he had more on his arm than his lady?
Light up your other half’s life even when you’re apart with a pair of long distance touch lamps. With just a simple touch of the hand, these lamps will glow simultaneously, no matter how far apart you are from your loved one, letting the other person know you’re thinking about them. If you’re in a long distance relationship, this is the perfect valentines gift for him.
No matter how far you roam, there’s no place like home, and now you and your partner can keep your hometowns within sight with this simple but elegant handmade print. Depicting both home states, and even countries, these places are joined with a dotted line, and can be customized with names and a special date.
You’ll hit more than first base when you give him one of these epic stools to your baseball-loving lover this February 14th! Made from used game-day bases, these stools are hand-made in Berkeley, CA, and are available for fans of 26 different teams, from Athletics to Yankees, and come with a hologram of authenticity.
This valentines gift is a beautiful twist on a text message. Send a text to your beloved, which will set the heart on the side of this box spinning until the box is opened. There, your message will be displayed on a mirrored screen inside, and can be reciprocated with a flurry of hearts back to your phone.
Nothing says “I love you” on a Valentine’s morning than the arrival of breakfast in bed, provided by this delicious hamper. There’ll be the aroma of fluffy pancakes, fresh country ham, genuine maple syrup, and wild marine blueberries, all made up easily from this basket in just a few minutes.
If decadence were a noun they would simply show a picture of this basket in the dictionary. Let your partner know how much you want them to be your Valentine by giving them this sumptuous collection of Belgian chocolate truffles, gourmet handcrafted popcorn, delicious crispy cookies and perfect chocolate almond bark.
There are many different galaxies and nebulas in space, ones that we haven’t even discovered yet. These cufflinks have been inspired by the romantic Heart Nebula; the red and black swirling patterns are so eye catching and this pair of cufflinks will be nothing like he’s ever seen before.
These Love Tokens will make a great valentines day gift for you to give to your other half so they can trade them in whenever they want. Made from pewter, there’s a token for “breakfast in bed”, “one kiss”, a “roll in the hay” and more. They just need to decide what they want and when.
The act of sending a love letter has slowly died out in this new technological age. Take a leaf out of the old romance book and fill in this keepsake journal. It contains some cute prompts which will encourage you to explore your relationship and find different ways to tell him you love them.
This print is the perfect valentines idea for your nerdy husband. It reads “I Love You” in binary code, which has been hand drawn onto the backdrop of a page from an old math book. Because each item is handmade, every one is unique so there won’t be another one exactly like his out there.
All men love a good wallet, so go with the best and you’ll make him a very happy man this Valentine’s Day. The gorgeous Cambridge wallet from Tommy Hilfiger is made with 100% cowhide leather, and features all the compartments and card slots he’ll need to keep everything together.
Is he feeling lovesick this Valentine’s Day? Dr. Feelgood has the prescription. This novelty gift set includes two medicine bottle (they look just like the real thing!), two boxes of Red Hots candy to fill them up, and a doctor’s note. It’s all packed in a white pharmacy bag for major authenticity.
Open when…you’re sad, lonely, tired, missing me…open when you need to feel loved. This custom, personalized Valentine’s Day is made for lovers in long distance relationships. It comes with a set of fifteen note cards with romantic prompts, five blank cards for your inspiration, and more.
Most guys prefer gifts that are both thoughtful and functional, and a magazine subscription fits the bill. Choose from thousands of bestsellers in various categories to find something he’ll enjoy, or gift him with another year of his current favorite.