It doesn’t matter how savvy of a shopper you may be. We could all use some creative Christmas gift ideas around this time of year.
If you love playing Santa, you’ll love these unique presents. Each one is sure to make that special guy on your nice list smile.
1. House Tools Themed Bucket
Here’s a gift for The Handyman on your list. Start with a sturdy, silver pail. Inside, place household necessities like extension cords, duct tape, flashlights, hammers and more. Attach a small hanging tag with the recipient’s name. A few DVDs of This Old House will inspire the handyman in every guy. Your special someone is sure to love getting something he can put to use right away.
2. Camping Pack and Supplies
Is your guy the outdoorsy type? Get him ready for nights under the stars with a personalized camping pack. Fill a new backpack full of items like flashlights, homemade trail mix, bug spray, canteens, etc. This pack is one of the creative christmas gift ideas that will ignite his sense of adventure.
3. Monthly Subscription Service
We all have a GQ or two on our shopping lists. What should you get the guy who has everything?
Box subscription services send out samples and products tailored to a specific theme. There’s everything from printed socks and boxers to grooming kits.
All you have to do is choose the theme and duration of service. The company will do the choosing, sorting and packing for you.
4. His Favorite Childhood Game
Did your guy spend hours playing Operation as a kid? Or was he more into Legos?
Show you care and surprise him with his favorite childhood game. Add a few boxes of his favorite candy for snacking while playing the game. The memories this gift will bring are priceless.
5. Chalkboard Globe
You can please any travel junkie with this present. Start with an old globe. Remove it from the stand and coat it in chalkboard paint. Once dry, use chalk to draw the map.
Mark off places you have been together and/or locations on your bucket list. This gift sure beats your traditional map!
Keep things DIY from start to finish. Use calligraphy pens, markers and online printables to create personalized Christmas cards.