Buying an affordable gift for the men in your life can be a challenge and you may be wondering where to start, most importantly you need to distinguish the differences between them. For example a present for you partner may not be suitable for your grandfather! The typical gifting of socks and ties lacks imagination and creativity, so take a look at these top 5 birthday gift ideas for men if you find yourself stuck for ideas.
For the man that enjoys fishing, hunting, diving, sports or cars try a magazine subscription for a simple but useful gift. Imagine how much he would enjoy having his favorite magazine delivered to his doorstep each month, this truly is the gift that keeps giving. There is a catch though, aim to choose a magazine based around his favorite interests and ensure he hasn’t already got that particular subscription first.
Gourmet Meat Hamper
A perfect birthday treat is a Gourmet Meat Hamper, stuffed full of goodies! From prime beef steaks to gourmet sausages and patties, you can’t go wrong with a meat hamper. Order online, choose your basket and the fresh ingredients are hand picked, beautifully presented and delivered to your doorstep. It can’t get any easier than that. A great idea for summer birthdays, meat hampers make a great compliment to BBQ’s and make for a thoughtful but practical gift.
Tickets to a Sports Game
What man doesn’t love sports? You are sure to surprise him if you gift some front row tickets to a sports game, especially if it’s a team they love! The tickets don’t have to be front row, but do make an effort to buy reasonable seats and if possible, purchase two so he can take a buddy, adding to the experience! Choose the sport and team he likes and go from there, quick and easy to order online, this could just be the perfect gift.
Gift Vouchers for a Home Depot store
If you find yourself needing to find a more neutral gift ask yourself If the recipient enjoys DIY, or has a tool collection. A simple gift voucher for a local home depot store will always be appreciated and it can be used when the recipient feels the need. A gift voucher is a ‘safe’ gift, especially if the birthday man isn’t a ‘close’ friend. Keep in mind a home depot voucher isn’t suitable for all men, take notice of their interests, for example a book store voucher may be more appropriate for a keen reader.
Gift an adventure!
For something special and a little different try buying an ‘adventure’ for that special man in your life. Adventure you may ask? This can be anything from a pass for a Bungy Jump experience or Sky Dive, an all-day chartered fishing trip or a wildlife encounter. Take your pick based around his interests, this gift is guaranteed to give the recipient lasting memories for many birthdays to come.
One of the easiest ways to purchase gifts for men is over the Internet. You can even buy meat online! The high quality lamb and beef available through online butchers is of great value and the delivery service makes shopping extremely convenient.