Many of you have been wondering what to get the men in your life for Christmas, being a man I have some advantage in this area, given that what I really want is the collection of Vogue covers in a book I surrender that advantage somewhat.
But you’ll be pleased to know I called on my chums and sought their opinions, and here we have it, the FashionWorked Gifts For Men Guide. Theres a range of prices, but we say think an idea is good, get your google on and see what you can find like it to make it extra perfect.
*all prices correct at time of collation, be aware sale prices may expire by the time you read this. Where applicable I’ve added both sale and retail price. I haven’t included shipping as it varies depending on what you choose.
100 Tours, 100 Tales Cycling eBook – I love cycling, and this year was the 100th Tour De France, this book is about the history and events over that 100 years, its a cracking read from a writer I love, and an utter bargain at £5.
*Its an eBook that you will have to download, contact Velocast for details on that if your not sure as its not a “kindle” book.
Photobox Personalised Phone Case – Parents love memories, get a special photo put on their phone case, the one shown is a Samsung model, but most are available starting at £9
Stanley Multi Tool – Very handy to have in the drawer for quick jobs, a useful and lower price gift option at £9.99
Drink Stuff Aero Pourer– For those who like wine, this allows a bottle of red to breathe as its opened, rather than having to remember to do it in advance. My wine liking friends love the one they have, its on sale at £14.99 (usually £19.99)
Traditional Wet Shave – Gifts should be about getting something special, and for an amazing experience a traditional wet shave is hard to beat, using a cut throat razor your special man will feel like a Victorian noble man. From £15
BBC Dr Who Ice Bucket – Know a sci fi fan, or just a Whovian, they will love this ice bucket, and unfortunately you’ll have to also get champagne to put in it, yeah its the gift that gets you something out of it, priced at £15.99
Debenhams 70’s Sweets Collection – Everyone likes sweets, everyone likes nostalgia, this is a jar full of sweet nostalgia for £18
Lay Oaf Ipad Case – Its simple, its cheeky, its £20, its fab
Yo Sushi Course – Learn how to make Sushi at Yo Sushi! from £30, perfect for the foodie you love
John Lewis Cocktail Set – All men given this will like to think they are Tom Cruise, you won’t care, you’ll be hammered on your 4th Cosmo, another gift you can both enjoy, and great for nights with friends £30
Muji Waterproof Smartphone speaker – Its waterproof, perfect for kitchens, gardens, poolside, BBQs, pop your phone inside and take your music where you want it. £39.95
Afternoon Tea – A fave with many of the Parents & Grandparents I know, The Ritz is opulence and nostalgia rolled up in one, they have tea from £45. This is the classic one, but many other places do this and can be found to suit varying budgets.
Muji Rechargeable Phone Battery – Starting at £49.95, this handy battery can give your mobile a charge on the go. We have all needed that on occasion.
Waitrose Cheese Hamper – Who doesn’t love cheese, and also wine, and both are in this hamper for £50
Nation Art Pass – Know an art lover, this card will give them free entry or discounts to many Galleries, also discounts in shops and a free magazine for the year, priced at £53 for a years membership
Mercedes Benz World Track Ride – Starting at £65 for the basic passenger experience, (many other packages are available depending on budget) any car fans will love speeding round their custom track or off road course.
BHS Lomography Camera – Cute, retro, and a lil bit different, if the man your buying for likes taking pictures this is a real treat at £79
ASOS Peacoat – Its beautiful, its classic, its warm, need we say more, £90
Combi Cordless Drill – People love power tools, I’m a tradesman during the day, and everyone wants to fiddle with my kit, this is a combi drill/screwdriver, and is £99 from Screwfix.
Satchel – A true classic, and uber useful, we like this one in the ASOS sale, for £105 (usually)