From the guy who has everything to the ones who are picky, it’s not an easy task to find gifts for young men in their 20s. Whether it’s for his birthday or the holiday season is around the corner, finding the perfect present that is useful as well as sentimental can get frustrating.
Fret not; from the writer to the pizza lover, we rounded up the best gifts for all the young men in your life, ranging from affordable and under $25 to over $100.
Gifts Under $25
1. For The One Who Loves His City
Urban City Glass
Whether he loves his city for the memories or is a fan of whiskey, this Urban City Glass features a detailed map along the sides, making it an ideal gift for the young man in your life. It’s not only great to look at but also dishwasher-safe and durable.
2. If He Is Into Art
Van Gogh: The Complete Paintings Book
If they are an art lover, they will surely enjoy this fantastic coffee table book. This book features a detailed chronicle of the father of modern painting, Vincent Van Gogh’s life, along with a complete catalog of his 871 paintings.
3. For The One Who Enjoys Games
I Should Have Known – Trivia Game
A fun game that is addictively entertaining. Perfect for trivia junkies to play on game nights after a hearty dinner. It includes 110 cards with over 440 questions ranging from culture, movies, and current events, which means hours of fun with friends and family.
4. If He Enjoys Tea And Alcohol
Bourbon Infused Tea
What’s better than tea? Tea infused with alcohol. For guys who love bourbon, this is the ideal gift. Bourbon’s warm, comforting flavor adds a sophisticated touch to the organic black tea, making it a lovely evening or after-dinner drink. It includes a mesh strainer which makes it all the more perfect.
5. For The One Who Adorns A Beard
4-Piece Beard Grooming Kit
The Delux beard kit includes Arlo’s premium quality coconut oil, a dual teeth beard comb, a beard brush made of natural, stiff bristles, stainless steel beard scissors, and a convenient carrying bag to fit it all in. This makes a fantastic gift for someone who recently started his beard journey.
6. For The Stars Wars Fan
2 Pack Crew Star Wars Socks
A fan of the show will love these crew Star Wars socks. Made from high-quality fabric, these are breathable, comfortable, and can easily be machine-washed. Whether he wears them to work or on a casual day ot with friends, these fun socks are sure to make a statement.
7. If He Loves French Fries
French Fries Holder for Car
Made from high-quality black ABS plastic, this holder will fit snuggly in most car cup holders. It will allow one to enjoy french fries in the car without any mess. It is easy to clean, making it all the more perfect for anyone who loves having french fries while driving.
8. Engineer’s Best Tools
5-in-1 Tool Pen
Turn to the go-to pen so that essential tools are always with you, just in case something needs to be taken care of. Featuring a screwdriver, a stylus, an integrated bubble level, a ruler, and a pen with a clip, this sturdy tool pen is made of silicone and aluminum, helping keep five critical tools in one place.
9. For Someone Who Loves Attending Performances
Ticket Stub Diary
This diary is a great way to revisit experiences and memories by looking at tickets and notes about past shows. Featuring clear sleeves that can easily fit various ticket sizes, this makes an ideal gift for anyone who loves preserving memories. It even has space to write down details of the events.
10. More Than An Ordinary Ice Cube
3D Ball Ice Mold
Bringing a little festivity chill to drinks, these two molds make 2 diameter ice cube balls for chilling and garnishing drinks. They are not only easy to use but also dishwasher safe, which makes them all the more perfect for jazzing up your beverages.
Gifts Under $50
1. For The One Who Feels Cold
Zippo Hand Warmer
Including a filler cup and a warming bag, this Zippo hand warmer is sturdy and has a sleek, compact design, making it easy to carry anywhere. It is virtually odourless and lasts up to 12 hours. It is reusable with Zippo lighter fluid and is perfect for anyone who loves the great outdoors or lives in a colder part of the world.
2. For The One On The Go
Matein Travel Laptop Backpack
This unique Matein travel laptop backpack has lots of storage space and pockets. The soft padding at the back ensures comfortable back support. It is made of water-resistant and sturdy polyester fabric, with added access to charging your devices with a built-in USB charger outside. This backpack is great for both travel and everyday casual use.
3. You Can’t Go Wrong With This Trimmer
Andis 42315 inEDGE Trimmer
This conveniently compact trimmer is a powerful gadget including everything you need to shave a touch-up. It is easy to carry, waterproof, cordless, and has a case to keep everything in one place. It has 4 interchangeable heads and is perfect for everyday use or traveling.
4. If He Is Messy
Wooden Docking Station
Made from high-quality wood, this organizer is great for keeping all essential items in one place. He can elevate his office space or organize his side table with this durable docking station. This is compatible with all brands of smartphones and can even be given a personal touch by personalization.
5. If He Loves The Great Outdoors
Multifunctional Survival Kit
From a pocket knife to a fire starter, this survival kit has all the essential items to explore the great outdoors’s wildness. The bag is made of rugged, waterproof nylon featuring a solid buckle to keep everything safe and secure. Whether it’s rain or snow, this kit will prepare him for any emergency.
6. For The Gentlemen
Leather Hanging Wash Bag
This leather handing wash bag is made of PU leather and exhibits impeccable craftsmanship, this leather handing wash bag is a multi-purpose bag that can be used as a shaving kit or a cosmetic bag. It can easily be stored and taken on a weekend getaway to keep all items in one place. Available in two different colors, upscale it further by adding a personal touch and engraving his initials.
7. If He Loves Jewellery
Silver Mesh Chain
Made from stainless steel, the mesh chain comes in a presentable velvet pouch. It is resistant to corrosion caused by water and sweat, making it durable and retaining its shine. There are multiple sizes available.
8. If He Is A BBQ Dude
Heavy-Duty BBQ Accessories
These 4 solid stainless steel bbq utensils with comfortable silicone grips by Alpha Grillers are just what the grill fanatics in your life need. This set includes grilling tongs, a spatula, a fork, and a brush. The loops make them easy to store anywhere, while the scalloped grips allow food to be easily picked up.
9. For The One Who Loves A Good Massage
Shiatsu Neck and Shoulder Massager
Featuring 8 nodes, the Shiatsu neck and shoulder massager provides deep kneading massage that helps relaxes muscle pain by improving blood circulation. The U-shape design enables a proper fit to give an effective deep massage. It has two levels of intensities to choose from and comes with a detachable flap that can easily be washed. The portable design allows it to be used at home, work, or car.
10. No Ordinary Timepiece
Personalized Wood Watch
This gorgeous handcrafted watch is made of premium Indonasian blackwood with hardened mineral crystal glass and comes in a luxurious wooden box. It is 3 ATM water resistant and has a complimentary adjusting toolbox to help adjust the wood link length.
Gifts Under $100
1. For The Cameraman
Pro Camera Strap
From mirrorless and light DSLR cameras to larger ones, the Slide Lite professional camera strap Connects to strap loops or the bottom of the camera body via ultra low-profile Anchor Mount hardware. The upgraded silicon grip is durable and effectively designed to hold the heaviest professional cameras or binoculars. It can comfortably slide as a sling, neck, or shoulder strap.
2. For The NASA Nerd
Rocket Salt And Pepper Grinder
These classic, sculptural space rockets will bring some aesthetic to your table. The vintage-style salt and pepper grinder set comes in two different shades and features ceramic mechanisms for a great grind. Standing 36cm tall, this set will surely make an excellent centerpiece for any table setting.
3. If He Loves His Pet
Personalized Bowl Kit
Featuring a silicone base ring, the personalized bowl kit by Wild One prevents skidding for even the most active eaters. The bowl is great in size and made from food-grade stainless steel, which is dishwasher safe, making cleaning it a breeze. The bowl can be customized with their pet’s name, with up to 26 characters and 10 emojis.
4. No Ordinary Fashion Book
Phaidon Men’s Fashion Book
This incredible book features approximately 130 designers, 100 brands, 70 icons, 40 photographers, 40 footwear and accessory designers, 30 retailers, 25 stylists, editors, and writers, 20 tailors, 15 publications, 15 models, and 10 illustrators, as well as art directors, influencers, milliners, and textile designers. All in all, this is the most comprehensive guide covering up to 100 years of men’s fashion.
5. For The Watch Enthusiast
Armani’s Dress Watch
This chronograph dress watch by Armani is perfect for trendsetters looking for unique and modern watches. It features a two-tone silicon 45mm case with scratch-resistant crystal and an elegant black dial. It is water-resistant and can be worn in shallow water. The sub-dials are functional and include a 24-hour hand, a second hand, and a minute hand.
6. If He Has A Lot Of Media
SanDisk Portable SSD
Including password protection featuring 256‐bit AES hardware encryption makes this portable SSD by SanDisk powerful and portable. With up to 1050MB/s read and write speeds, it allows users to work straight from the drive. Moreover, it also has a two-meter drop protection, with IP55 water and dust resistance.
7. If He Is Always On-The-Go
Torch Pocket Flask
This all-in-one flask is just what someone on the go needs. The 180 ml double-wall insulated flask comes with a detachable shot glass, which is attached using a patented magnetic locking system. It is small enough to be carried anywhere easily and comes in two colors.
8. If He Is Health Conscious
Dash Digital Air Fryer
Using AirCrisp technology, the Dash digital air fryer reduces added fat by 80% without diminishing the flavor of the cooked food. From potato fries to chicken wings to vegetables, this easy-to-use air fryer has 8 presets to choose from and an option for manual temperature and time settings for precise control. It comes with a non-stick removable basket that is easy to clean.
9. Extraordinary Hot Sauce
Hot Sauce-Making Kit
This hot sauce-making kit by Man Crates comes with three different flavors and includes all the essential items to make a few bottles of fiery hot sauce. The box has a stainless steel funnel, a hand-pull food processor, chemical-proof gloves for safety, three 8oz bottles and labels, and an instruction book. The recipes are easy to follow and fun to experiment with, making it an exceptionally unique present for the man with hot sauce hubris.
10. For The One Who Enjoys Smoothies
NutriBullet Shakes and Smoothie Maker
With its simple and intuitive design, this compact yet powerful blender features a 600-watt battery and stainless steel refined nutrient-extraction blades which helps make smoothies and shakes easily. Additionally, it fits well on any countertop and cleans up easily, making it the perfect gift for someone who loves making a quick shake or smoothie.
Gifts Over $100
1. For The Gamer
Wireless Gaming Headset
The JBL Quantum 800 has all the essential features to take gaming experiences to the next level. This dynamic headset is compatible with most devices, from Xbox and Playstation and Nintendo Switch to Mac, mobiles, and VR. It has a boom microphone with echo-canceling technology, allowing gamers to focus on their game, and have the craziest sound experience.
2. One-of-a-Kind Razor
The impeccably designed hybrid razor by OneBlade Shave features the best quality stainless steel razor head, which helps deliver durability, ergonomic comfort, and a beautifully controlled shave. The box comes complete with a razor, 10 single-edge hi-stainless Japanese blades, a razor stand, and a blade recycling bank.
3. For The Adventurer
Vertx Gamut Overland Bag
The Gamut Overland bag is rugged and spacious enough to conveniently carry all essential gear during all travel adventures. The main compartment has an adjustable padded laptop sleeve, three gear slots, a zippered mesh pocket, and loop panels, all of which can be easily accessed by a hot pull tab. Moreover, The straps are adjustable to provide the maximal level of comfort.
4. For The Fashionista
Ray Ban Aviators
Sunglasses are a great accessory, and not only are these Ray-Ban aviators a classic fashion icon, but they also include lenses that provide 100% UV protection. With a wide variety of color options, you can pick the one that suits best for the young man in your life. It comes with a case and cleaning cloth to protect them from scratches and damage.
5. For The Influencer
DJI Osmo Pocket Camera
Featuring a 1/2. 3-Inch sensor, 80° FOV, and F/2. 0 aperture, the Osmo Pocket, by DJI, can capture stunning detailed pictures and is one of the smallest 3-axis stabilized handheld cameras. The various modes, such as active track, motion lapse, night shot, etc., can help further enhance pictures. Moreover, it can shoot 4K/60Fps video at 100Mbps and photos at 12 MP with a pixel size of 1. 55 μm, making this gadget a game changer for influencers.
6. Not Any Typical Alarm Clock
Loftie Alarm Clock
For anyone facing restless sleeping, the Loftie smart alarm clock is made specifically to reinforce a sense of calm with white noise and natural soundscapes. The alarm tone, volume, and day-of-the-week settings can easily be customized. Moreover, it also has a built-in adjustable night light. This is not just a simple modern alarm clock but a smart sleep assistant.
7. For The Pizza Lover
Koda Outdoor Pizza Oven
This fantastic super compact requires no heavy assembly, making outdoor cooking easy and simple. Featuring instant gas ignition, the Ooni Koda 12 can reach temperatures up to 950°F. Moreover, the heat control dial can easily help turn the heat up and down as per the requirement. From making pizza to fish, veggies, and steak, the Ooni Koda will surely be his outdoor companion.
8. For The Fitness Freak
Bowflex Adjustable Weights
The kettlebell by Bowflex has six adjustable weights that are super easy to switch to. From rows, squats, swings, and twists, the compact SelectTech 840 Kettlebell will enable an effective workout from the comforts of his home, providing unbeatable versatility in terms of fitness.
9. If He Is A Writer
This executive leather journal will make the perfect gift for the writer in your life. Choose from 12 color options, this exclusive journal by Royce has 160 pages of gold-edged paper, with the inner cover featuring a pen loop, a pocket for cards, and a leather bookmark. The free monogram personalization in gold foil, silver foil, or embossing will further bring out sentimental values.
10. For The One Who Loves A Cold Brew
Nitro Cold Brew Coffee Maker
Let him whip up amazing creamy cold brew from the comfort of his home with this simple, easy-to-use brewer. It comes with 2 N2O cartridges, a funnel, 4 cold brew filter bags, a serving mat, and a wrench tool, making it the ultimate gift for someone who enjoys a perfectly crafted cup of barista-style coffee.