18 Gifts For Him That Literally Any Man In Your Life Will Love

By Phoebe Youl
9th Dec 2021

A collage featuring a deep blue ocean and a pair of white and blue sneakers.

Whether it’s your brother, friend, a new(ish) relationship, or a long-term partner, trying to find the perfect gift for the man—or many men—in your life can sometimes feel like it requires a Christmas miracle. Lucky for you we’re in the business of miracles… well, at least when it comes to gift selection. 

Below we’ve carefully curated a list of 21, brag-worthy Christmas gifts every man in your life will love. From the coolest tech accessories to ultra-comfy socks and a pair of boots that were definitely made for walking, you’re guaranteed to find a successful gift below.

MasterClass All-Access Pass

Price: From $276

MasterClass is a library of online learning unlike any other—and an all-access pass makes for an epic last-minute gift.  From film directing with James Cameron to cooking with Gordon Ramsay, space exploration with Chris Hadfield, fifilm scoring with Hans Zimmer, and jazz with Herbie Hancock, there's a lot to sink your teeth into, and a subscription will give him access to the full library of classes. Shop here

New Balance X Rich Paul 550 Sneakers

Price: $180

Releasing on Friday 10 December, this collab from superstar sports agent Rich Paul and New Balance is probably one of the coolest to drop this year. These sneakers will fly off shelves, so if you miss out, check out other New Balance styles here

Red Balloon Experiences

Price: From approximately $100

Following two years of lockdowns, we reckon experiences—like hot air ballooning, luxe glamping, hot springs, or seaplane flights—really make for a spectacular gift. Red Balloon has heaps of options across a range of prices that are guaranteed to make him swoon. Check it out here.  

Cards Against Humanity Weed Pack

Price: $12.75

We’ve all got that friend who pulls out Cards Against Humanity any chance they get. Upgrade their repertoire with this 30 card weed extension pack—it’s sure to be the dopest gift under the tree. Shop here

RJ Living Middle Of Nowhere Billie Planter

Price: $65 $58.50

For the ultimate plant parent, this curvy planter from RJ Living will be the perfect home for his fave fern. Shop here and check out RJ Living's homewares section for more of the goods. 

Ray-Ban Clubmaster Polarised Sunglasses

Price: $220

We’re yet to find a face that doesn’t look good in these 50s-inspired sunglasses from Ray-Ban. Bonus, they feature a polarised lens for extra comfort and protection from the sun. Shop here.  

Un-Cook Yourself A Ratbags’s Rule For Life 

PRICE: $26.90

A lockdown cooking hero, not only did Nat's What I Reckon feed us for most of the year, but his latest book is sure to impress any quasi-chefs in your life this Christmas. Shop here

Hunter Charcoal Cleansing Stick

PRICE: $44

Perfect for low-maintenance skincare types, this charcoal cleanser will protect, soften, and nourish skin thanks to its easy-to-use and travel-friendly stick formula. Shop here. 

Stan Smith Book

PRICE: $75.50

One for both the fashion, sports, and sneaker aficionados in your life, this monograph shares the story behind the legendary athlete and the world's best-selling sneakers—the iconic Adidas Stan Smith. Shop here

Paire Calf Socks

Price: From $23.90

It would hardly be Christmas without a top-up to his sock collection, right? Paire makes ultra-comfy socks, made with a blend of cooling Australian merino wool and organic cotton. We love them, and he will too. Shop here

AERE Linen Shirt

Price: $70

It wouldn’t be an Aussie Christmas without some linen on the list, right? A classic fit, this short-sleeve version from Aere is sure to be a wardrobe staple for any man in your life. Shop here

Polaroid Instant Camera

PRICE $229

The easiest (and coolest) way to capture memories, this analog instant camera from Polaroid is sure to score you some brownie points. Bonus, the autofocus will ensure every shot's a keeper and no film goes to waste! Shop here

July Luggage

Price: From $65

With travel back on the agenda, why not gift him a fresh set of luggage from Melbourne-based brand July? They're offering free personalisation throughout December too. Shop here


Bed Threads White 100% Flax Linen Sheet Set

Price: $260

Know a man who really needs a bedding upgrade? These buttery soft, pre-washed 100% linen sheets from Bed Threads will not only impress the lucky recipient but also any, ahem, overnight guests. Shop here.

Pizza By Thom And James Elliot

PRICE: $31.75

Everyone loves pizza, right? Packed full of interviews, pizza facts, movie scenes, world records, and more, this read about all things pizza is the perfect coffee table book come conversation starter. Shop here

R.M Williams Craftsman Boots

Price: $595

While it might be a splurge, these classic R.M Williams dress boots are a truly special gift. Crafted from yearling leather and featuring a classic square toe, we can’t think of anyone on our list who wouldn’t want to receive these. Shop here

Technics True Wireless Earbuds

Price: $339

Perfect for anyone who's adopted the "work from anywhere" lifestyle in 2021, these true wireless headphones deliver an immersive sound experience with a whole heap of cool features. Shop here

Burly Sea Salt Spray + Pomade

Price: $65

According to the hair-obsessed, you can never have enough product, which is why we’re adding this to our list. The perfect combo, this sea salt spray, and pomade kit will guarantee only good hair days going forward. Shop here

For more epic gift ideas, head over here

Image credit: Clem Onojeghuo and New Balance

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