The holiday season is here and that means so is the overwhelming panic that you didn’t get your boyfriend a present to unwrap. But never fear, ill-prepared readers! We’ve whipped up a budget-friendly list so that the man in your life can have Merry Christmas, a joyful Hanukkah and happy holiday.
Check out our gift guide for your beau below! But make sure to apply your suitor’s interests to the guide in order to give him an unforgettable gift. (For example, if your boyfriend isn’t a fan of “The Walking Dead,” then swap in his favorite TV series to that section of the gift guide.)
For The Adventurer
Classic Pocketknife from L.L. Bean: $18.95 -- If your significant other loves a good, outdoorsy thrill then snagging him a pocketknife will be the perfect gift to stick under the tree this holiday season.
Leather Luggage Tag from J. Crew: $22.00 -- Help the wanderlust love of your life find their luggage quicker with this chic tag.
Carry-On Cocktail Kit from Uncommon Goods: $24.00 -- Your boyfriend will thank you for this unique gift, especially after a few drinks!
For The Foodie
Cast Iron Skillet from Crate and Barrel: $32.95 -- Timeless kitchen appliances never go out of style.
Barewood Cutting Board from Target: $26.49 -- The food lover in your life will appreciate you for understanding their fondness of good presentation.
Fridge Locker from Amazon: $19.95 -- Your man can cook, which is why his masterfully created meals are always in danger of getting eaten by others. So, help him protect his dishes from getting devoured with this fridge locker.
For The Coffee Lover
Cold Brew Kit from Rodales: $40.00 -- Keep your boyfriend caffeinated year-round with this 1-gallon cold brew kit that brews coffee grounds overnight for a delicious, less-acidic cup of Joe.
Chemex Coffeemaker from Urban Outfitters: $39.00 -- Give your significant other the gift of great coffee with this stylish, pour-over.
For The Gadget Guy
Music Branches Headphone Splitter from Urban Outfitters: $10.00 -- Your man will never have to share headphones again with this handy accessory.
Belkin Boost Up Charger from Belkin: $39.99 -- Never will your boyfriend ever have to fret from the dreaded “low battery” alert on his phone with this turbo charging device.
Wall-Mounter Tiger Key Holder from Urban Outfitters: $16.00 -- His keys will never be lost again with this helpful magnet in the shape of a tiger.
For The Sports Enthusiast
Arena Blueprints from Ballpark Blueprints: Prices Vary -- Give the sport fanatic in your life a little bit of history by getting them artwork of the original architectural plans for their favorite stadiums and arenas.
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NFL Fantasy Football Draft Board from Fathead: $99.99 -- Does your boyfriend pride himself on his fantasy football draft pick? Then this peel-and-stick dry erase board is the perfect gift to give him so he can show off his superb fantasy team.
For The Guy Who Enjoys A Drink
Bottle Opener Cufflinks from Uncommon Goods: $50.00 -- Although this gift may be pricey, your guy will be the talk of the party when he walks in with this bottle-popping accessory.
Wheel of Shots Game from Urban Outfitters: $15.00 -- Better hope luck is on your man’s side when he takes his turn spinning the wheel during this sweat-inducing, drinking game.
2016 Season Beer Pairings Calendar from Etsy: $20.00 -- Kick off his year on a tasty note with this calendar that reveals the best brew to drink with a Roast Beef Sandwich.
(You can check out our other beer-inspired gift ideas here!)
For The Athlete
Foam Roller from Dicks Sporting Goods: $39.99 -- If your man is hitting the gym hard, give him this therapeutic tool to help them heal his sore muscles.
Race Bib Coasters from Gone for a Run: $21.99 -- He’s conquered race after race and his sentimental running bibs are now littering his house. So, instead of throwing them out, turn his bibs into a coaster!
For The TV Lover
“The Walking Dead” Monopoly from Amazon: $33.10 -- Your boyfriend may have survived another season of “The Walking Dead” but can he make it out alive until the end of this game? (Check out other great “Walking Dead” gifts idea here.)
— Cool Stuff To Get (@CoolStuff2Get) November 25, 2015
Ron Swanson Poster from Etsy: $12.00 -- Finally! A poster on his wall that you both agree on.
“Game of Thrones” Ugly Christmas Sweater from Etsy: $25.95 -- Your man will be the envy of all his “GoT”-loving friends when he walks out sporting this ugly ensemble. (There are more “GoT”-inspired presents here.)
For The Film Fanatic
Wes Anderson Mug from Etsy: $15.47 -- The moviegoer in your life will appreciate this thoughtful present that honors their love for visually distinctive flicks.
“Star Wars” Holiday Gifts: Prices Vary -- The force will be with your loved one this holiday season with this fuzzy, Chewbacca coozie from Think Geek ($12.99) and this Death Star Ice Cube Tray from Amazon ($3.90).