When Valentine’s Day creeps up on you, it can be hard to think of what to get that special guy in your life.
As loved and appreciated as they may be, men can also be the toughest to shop for.
This Valentine’s Day, skip the sugar rush of chocolates and try these personalized Valentines gift ideas for him.
From broken toys to leaky faucets, some guys can fix anything. That handiness is equal parts elbow grease and the right tools.
The Leatherman Wave is the ultimate all-in-one with 17 different tools, including pliers, wire cutters, screwdrivers, files, knives and scissors.
Inscribe it with his name, a special date, or a sweet message like, “Love you forever.”
Lighter weight option is the Leatherman Rev – the tools he needs, less weight.
You’ve had some great times together. What better way to remember them than with a custom heart photo frame? Perfect for his office or desk, his home-away-from-home.
Choose the photo that best represents your relationship and give it to him in a fun frame.
You can get it engraved with your names, anniversary, vows, or even something fun like a movie quote that exemplifies your relationship.
Some guys like golf shirts and ironic superhero tees, and some guys like to throw a touch of tradition and class into their daily wear.
If your husband or boyfriend likes things perfectly old-fashioned, help him accessorize with a classic pocket watch.
The Pewter Finish Pocket Watch is an iconic timepiece that is suitable for everyone from empty nesters to young hipsters. Plus, peeking at a pocket watch is much more sophisticated than pulling out a smartphone to check the time.
Make it personal by adding his initials or a date with special meaning.
If your Valentine enjoys a drink every now and then, give him something special to pour it in. Red plastic cups have their place, but so does classic glassware.
Give his favorite craft brew, wine or whiskey an upgrade with engraved glassware.
The 15 oz. Personalized Glass Beer Mug is ideal for storing in the freezer for a frosty drink. And with your personalized engraving, he’ll think of you every time he takes a sip.
A hunting knife is a practical gift, but is sure to inspire an excited reaction upon opening. The Gerber Big Rock Camp Knife has a fixed blade and a soft-grip rubber handle to make camp work a breeze.
Make it even more special by adding his name or a short quote engraved on the blade. He will remember that gift for a long time because the knife will be around for a long time! See more personalized knife ideas.
Get him a travel mug to make the journey with him to work. The Thermos Stainless King 16oz Travel Mug will keep his coffee hot and his hands cool and will look great doing it.
For engraving, you can request artwork or inscribe a personalized message that will surely warm his heart just like his coffee.
The LED Lenser Headlamp will keep his hands free while he scouts forest trails or fixes cars.
Plus, it can be personalized with his name or initials so everyone knows to keep their hands off.
Think a flashlight is right for your man? See more ideas here.
The Leatherman Brewzer is a fun little multi-tool with a bottle opener, mini pry, and key ring hole to keep it handy.
The Stainless Steel DoohicKey Key Tool has a box cutter, bottle opener, wrench, ruler, and flat head screwdriver — all in one handy tool.
If you give one of these guys to your Valentine, he’s going to have so much fun learning all the different functions.
Shopping for guys is a challenge because we want to give them something they’re really going to love. This Valentine’s Day, throw a little spice into the gift mix with these personalized gift ideas. He is going to be so impressed.Break Out of the Chocolate Box with These Personalized Valentine's Gift Ideas for Him by Ashley W