For The Man Who Has Everything!
Buying presents can be hard at the best of times, but when you know someone’s already got everything they want, or need it can be ten times worse! Most guys tend to keep things pretty simple; they’ll either have a designer watch, leather wallet and a whole host of gadgets and gizmos sitting on their desk. Men also tend to buy the things they like there and then instead of waiting for a special occasion for someone to give it to them. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t put a smile on their face when it comes to their birthday, or an anniversary just follow these simple rules!
Forget About The Price Tag
We’re not saying that you should go out and buy them the most expensive cashmere sweater, personalized set of golf clubs or bespoke Lego architecture set you can find. Simply, that a gift’s value and worth aren’t necessarily the same thing. For instance, if your partner works away a lot or does quite a few night shifts in one go a lovely gift might be to professionally frame a family photo, ask your children to write letters or have plaster casts made of each child’s hand. Look for something that appeals to his emotional rather than practical side, and you may be onto a winner. Remember, quality over quantity is what’s important here so have a budget, stick to it and just think, it’s the thought that counts.
Of course, if your father does have lots of interests you could always purchase something that you know they’re going to use. Budding chefs would appreciate a new set of knives, saucepans or an industry standard food processor. If your uncle loves watching sports, then that’s easy! Buy him a season ticket to watch his favorite team or load up on all the Miami Dolphins merchandise you can find. Mind you, some men have more refined tastes, so if your brother loves his artisan beers, you could sign him up for beer making classes.
Know The Occasion
Presents that suit one occasion such as a birthday aren’t necessarily appropriate for say Christmas, so you need to think ahead about availability. Individual stores that specialize in particular gifts, for instance, handmade globes or creating memory books will need time to produce said item so don’t just waltz into a shop last minute and expect magic. When it comes to anniversary presents, particularly as the years go by, it often gets harder to think of something unique and original. If your husband is always dressed to impress why not consider buying him an engraved cufflink set? Most of these slick formalwear giftsets come in a range of colors and styles and will definitely add sophistication and style to any outfit.
Think About Who They Are
Some guys are quite funny, love playing practical jokes and having a laugh while others tend to be more serious, thoughtful and introspective. Remember who you’re buying the gift for and think will they like this? People like receiving gifts that make it obvious the person’s put some thought into who they are and not just picked out any old thing.