Finding it hard to buy cool gifts for guys? It’s often said that men are harder to buy presents for than women, but we think those people simply don’t have enough imagination!
For this feature, we’ve compiled a list of 45 cool gifts for guys, ranging from small novelty items and joke presents to larger and more high-end products that are sure to impress. We know that every man has different interests and tastes, but there are some cool gifts that unite them all, and we’ve got them covered in our curated list of cool gift ideas.
When it comes to choosing cool gifts, men like to receive something either fun or useful. This could be a quirky twist on an everyday product or an item themed around one of their favourite movies, TV shows, sports or hobbies. Boys love gadgets, and will always be excited by a new concept they haven’t seen before, so interesting, innovative technology is a winner with most guys.
For the more mature, professional man, a stylish, well-made gift is the ideal choice but go for something unique and different to ensure he won’t already own it.
First up, this coolest gift idea for guys who love fishing! The deeper smart fishfinder is a small portable depth finder brings fishing into the new digital era. It’s a highly versatile wireless sonar, compatible with smartphones such as the iPhone and useful for ice fishing, kayaking and more.
Orbotix Ollie is a cute robot toy powered by an app on your smartphone. It’s a smartly designed electronic product that’s not just for kids and can be customised and controlled however you like. A cool gift for guys who are techy and programming geeks.
If you’re looking for a cool gift idea for a gadget and neat guy, the Grid-It Organizer is a perfect choice, whether they use an iPod, iPhone or other digital devices. It holds the device in place inside your bag, so it’s always close at hand.
This smart, sturdy bicycle headlight is ideal for beginners and experienced cyclists. It is lightweight and secure, with a custom screw to lock it onto the handlebars, and a strong, bright battery-powered light.
The 3Doodler 3D Printing Pen is an innovative new product which will wow every tech geek. It allows the user to quickly draw 3D objects in the air, which are made out of plastic in 10 different colours.
Brighten up his morning with this fun heat change mug, which allows him to play the classic video game Tetris while he’s drinking his tea or coffee. This makes a cool gift for guys into retro geek culture.
Add a little drama to your man’s drink with the 12 Gauge Shot Glass. This fun party accessory takes the idea of drinking shots literally, with a glass in the shape of a gun cartridge. This is a cool gift for a party with the guys.
All aspiring superheroes need these Iron Man cufflinks. They have gold toned plating with blue and red enamel features, and come in a presentation box; a cool gift for a guy who likes to dress up and retain a playful edge.
Star Wars geeks will love this egg cup in the shape of one of the movie series’ most popular characters, the brave and intelligent droid, R2-D2. The product has a removable head, to allow the egg to be inserted.
The Cap Zappa Bottle Opener is a fun item to entertain party guests. This colourful product opens your bottle and sends the cap flying across the room or garden, up to a distance of 16 feet. A cool gift for guys’ parties.
Save money on takeaway orders by cooking your own pizza at home in this great value mini oven. You can cook a pizza up to 12 inches in this small yet powerful 1200-watts oven in the shape of a pizza box.
Know someone who loves pizza and cycling? Combine their two favourite things with this bicycle-shaped pizza cutter. It’s a stylishly designed product in bright yellow and black, and comes in a gift box.
This soap is big and chunky, and easy to grip hold of thanks to its steel cut grains, like the soaps used in the Korean War. Each purchase also supports US troops as a portion of proceeds go to a veterans charity.
The Mifa Bluetooth Speaker connect with devices such as an MP3 player or smartphone, or alternatively you can insert an SD card full of music. The tiny green speaker is portable and stylish, with great sound.
For the man who’s always losing his wallet or running out of cash, here is the emergency cash capsule key ring. It’s a safe, secure and very compact way to carry cash, ideal for those who prefer to travel light.
Everything can be digital these days… even a tape measure! This clever little device measures how far the tape measure is elongated, giving you a more precise measurement, and a fun new piece of technology.
This innovative game is a cool way to pass the time, and it’s challenging enough to keep guys of any age entertained. The aim is to build structures using different shaped blocks on a magnetic, floating platform.
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