Having trouble deciding what presents to get him for Christmas? Our lust list of ‘special gifts for him’ has everything you need for different types of men.
Make your Christmas gift shopping experience a treat with our lust list which covers even the hard to please males, by breaking them down into categories.
Whether he’s a traveller, a foodie, a drinker, a gamer, or simply a child at heart, this gift guide below should make it easy for you to please him this Christmas.
For The Travellers
If your partner loves to travel, whether that be on holidays or staycations, these gifts below will put a smile on his face and make travelling that little bit easier.
Krug Baumen Timepiece
Give him the gift of time with a Krug Baumen Timepiece. This wrist watch includes a blue leather strap and a stainless steel case together with a blue face. The 400207DS Krug Baümen men’s watch also comes with the manufacturers 2 years manufacturer warranty certificate.
Forbes and Lewis Somerset Leather Holdall/Weekend Bag
The Forbes and Lewis Somerset Holdall is inspired by weekends in the countryside and travelling. This traditionally styled weekend holdall is perfect for those nights spent away from home. Size: 55 x 36 x 25cm which fits the size of cabin bags on EasyJet and other airlines.
Features • Waxy Buffalo leather gets even better with time • Water repellent wax Full-length top zip closure for safety • Large leather carrying handles • Adjustable and removable shoulder strap • Large internal zip pocket for your valuables • Large internal zip pocket for phone, wallet, keys & iPad • Fully lined with F&L cotton polyester blend • Comes in F&L signature cotton dust bag.
The Forbes and Lewis Somerset Holdall is available at £350 from Forbesandlewis.com (use code Somerset20 to get 20% off full price)
Secret Escapes Gift Card
Secret Escapes, the members-only flash sales site for affordable luxury travel, which has just launched their very own gift cards, offering the perfect gift for globetrotters this Christmas! Recipients can use the beautifully presented gift cards to book a luxury break from Secret Escapes’ current collection; whether it’s a boutique hotel around the corner or an exotic holiday around the globe, the world’s his oyster.
For the sporty types
Boss Hugo Boss full zip grey hoodie and jogging bottoms
BOSS HUGO BOSS Full Zip Hoodie Jumper In Medium Grey, A lightweight hoodie with full front zip opening with a dark metal HUGO BOSS logo zipper and a large hood with a contrasting black lining. Stretch ribbed cuffs on the long sleeves and a stretch ribbed waistband with two pouch pockets at the waist. The signature HUGO BOSS logo is embroidered on the left of the chest in black.
Long Lounge Pant CW Lightweight Jogging Bottoms In Medium Grey Melange, A ribbed elasticated waistband with an additional woven drawstring fastening and faux fly detail. Two pouch pockets on the hips with contrasting black lining and ribbed ankle cuffs.
BOSS Underwear Two Pack Of Boxers
Comfortable flex cotton boxers in two contrasting prints. They come with a modern fit as well as a waistband with a soft touch for everyday comfort because a man always needs boxers right?
For the Foodies and drinkers
Appleton Estate Rare Blend 12 Year Rum
Aged for a minimum of 12 years, the Appleton Estate Rare Blend is a truly exceptional member of the Appleton Estate family.
Enjoy on the rocks, neat, with your favourite mixer or in cocktails. Top tip: Splash of Appleton Estate Rare Blend, a dash of ginger beer and a slice of lime…
A constantly evolving taste experience, you’ll find deep oak, light fruit and cocoa notes, followed by delicate molasses, vibrant orange peel, and subtle coffee with a hint of toasted oak and almond.
As “sipping rums” become more and more popular, this dark 100% Jamaican rum is slightly sweeter than whisky with a full-bodied, spicy kick. Perfect for those looking for an alternative to a scotch on the rocks. £34.99, DrinkSupermarket.com.
Micro-torch Refillable Professional Blow Torch
Donald Russell Triple Bird Roast
The Donald Russell Turkey Triple Bird Roast. Feeds up to 15 people! Handmade in the UK by a family-run business. No carving skills required! Its simple, it’s easy, it’s ever so tasty and it’s so easy to carve. The Turkey Three Bird Roast will wow your guests and leave you enough time to enjoy your whole Christmas day without slaving over a cooker.
Add to this the Wild cold water prawns and plump, juicy King Scallops which is an ideal starter for any menu, and the possibilities for finger buffets are endless!
The Turkey Three Bird Roast costs £109 and the Wild cold water Prawns and King Scallops costs £36. To ensure delivery in time for Christmas order by 21 December. Donald Russell’s order line is open seven days a week and orders will be delivered up until 23 December. Go to www.donaldrussell.com now
Global Ship Shape Six-Piece Knife Block Set
Take your kitchen to professional levels with Global‘s Ship Shape six-piece knife and storage set. Global’s stainless steel knives are famous for their sharpness which derives from their signature steep and acute point.
Hand-crafted in Japan using traditional Samurai sword methods, the knives and scissors are made of high carbon stainless steel and are a favourite with leading chefs such as Michel Roux.
Exclusive to Selfridges, this set includes a paring knife, utility knife, bread knife, cook’s knife, stainless steel knife block and a pair of kitchen shears.
The Ship Shape six-piece knife block set is £460 and available to purchase online at Selfridges or you can opt for the Global NI Series 6 Piece Knife Block Set from John Lewis at £425
For the men that like toys, whether big or small
Virgin Experience Days
For the hard to buy for brigade, Virgin Experience Days got experiences they don’t have. Supercars, car-crushing monster trucks, tanks, the chance to drive a single-seater at Silverstone – stuff that in the unlikely event they’ve got a Lambo in the garage, at least nobody else will have got them. Have a browse, and pick out something suitably petrol-headed to be remembered long after December 25th.
Drive that all-time favourite or test out the field. You can get behind the wheel of up to 6 supercars, the choice is all yours.
Virgin Experience Days start from only £69
Cozmo is an adorable little robot with artificial intelligence and a huge personality. He recognises faces, cats and dogs, and is able to learn words and behaviours.
Cozmo has already been named as the number one toy for Xmas by John Lewis, whilst being featured in Top Toy lists for 2017 by Amazon, Harrods, Argos & Smyths – a must for any Xmas gift guide this year! Retailed at £199.99
Limited Edition Nintendo Switch Neon and Splatoon 2
In addition to providing single and multiplayer thrills at home, the Nintendo Switch system also enables gamers to play the same title wherever, whenever and with whomever they choose. The mobility of a handheld is now added to the power of a home gaming system to enable unprecedented new video gameplay styles.
UGears – Mechinal Models
UGears wooden models give you the ability to create amazing looking wooden models which move when you put them together. No glue or tools needed.
That feeling you get at the end of solving a puzzle is indescribable, and that is exactly the sensation you will experience once you complete creating your own version of the UGEARS 460 steam locomotive, described as being both exceptional and realistic.
U-9 GRAND PRIX CAR
Entering into this racing season, UGEARS presents its latest creation and a new fascinating addition to its car fleet: U-9 Grand Prix Car. The thrill of speed, roar of engines, wheel to wheel battles and shiny frames flashing before the eyes of wildly excited audience of the early car races as well as the historical heritage of the first Grand Prix and its impact on the twentieth century automobile industry inspired UGEARS to create this new amazing model and share our passion with you.
If you’re in the early days of your relationship or he’s just not worth the expense as yet, you could always buy YOURSELF a sexy underwear set and pretend its a gift for him… LOL!
Meet bold and seductive Marcia lingerie set in Christmassy red… Go to agentprovocateur.com to see their Christmas edit and delightful and saucy lingerie.