Your quest for the perfect Christmas present is over. Our list of The Best Gifts for Men in 2020 is sure to make all of his wishes come true this holiday season.
Finding a Christmas gift idea for a guy with a refined taste and an appreciation for the finer things in life can be tough during a typical holiday season. Couple that with 2020’s turmoil and the fact that Black Friday ads bombard you every day of the week – a month ahead of schedule – and this year can be downright impossible.
Instead of guessing which Christmas gift he wants or rummaging through every single Black Friday ad, we here at Next Luxury are trying to point you in the right direction with this gift guide. This list of Christmas present ideas is sure to make your guy smile. Here is our list of the Best Christmas Gifts for Men in 2020.
Trust us; he’ll thank you.
The Best Christmas Gifts for Men in 2020: Watches
Men love watches. Other than footwear, rings, and cufflinks, watches are the only way to accessorize ourselves and express our tastes. In fact, watches are so important to the guys at Next Luxury that we couldn’t lump them in with EDC or style. Here are our favorite choices for 2020.
1. Nordgreen Pioneer
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If you’re shopping for a special guy that prefers a more minimalist, Bauhaus-meets-Scandinavian-type design, check out Nordgreen’s Pioneer Chronograph watch. This Danish-designed, Japanese quartz-powered chronograph is 42mm wide, and comes with a white, black, or blue dial. You’ll also have the choice of a silver, rose gold, or brushed case, as well as a wide variety of straps and bracelets.
2. Omega SpeedmasterCheck Price
To refer to a watch as timeless might seem like an oxymoron, but the Speedmaster is truly a classic. While the design has evolved a bit since its original release in 1957, this chronograph still has the classic feel your guy will love.
3. Rolex ExplorerCheck Price
As the quintessential field watch, the Rolex Explorer is on almost any horology enthusiast’s Grail list. If your guy has a subdued style but prefers the finer things in life, the Explorer will look great on his wrist.
4. Orient Mako IICheck Price
Orient proves over and over again that great watches don’t need to break the bank. This awesome diver has everything your guy would expect from a high-end watch except for the killer price tag.
5. Seiko SNA411 FlightmasterCheck Price
The Seiko Flightmaster is literally a modern-day classic. It’s a quartz-powered pilot’s watch with incredible styling, an ultra-functional (if not overly complicated) slide-rule bezel, and dual-zone or alarm functionality. It’s the perfect gift for aviation and horology enthusiasts.
The Best Christmas Gifts for Men in 2020: Tech
Technology products fly off the shelves during the holiday seasons. You can often find incredible deals on some really great products. If your guy appreciates quality tech gear, be sure to check one of these top picks off his Christmas List.Check Price
If you’re looking for a Christmas gift idea for an audiophile, you simply can’t go wrong with a high-quality pair of headphones. The WH1000XM3 produces premium sound quality for music, gaming, or podcasts with up to 30 hours of battery life. They’re Alexa-enabled and feature top-notch noise-canceling technology.
7. Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear HeadphonesCheck Price
For guys that prefer in-ear headphones, the Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear Headphones are the perfect Christmas gift idea. These wireless buds create an unrivaled, top-quality stereo sound for up to 7 hours on one charge. Place them back in the automatically charging carrying case to recharge them for up to 28 hours of listening.
8. PlayStation 5Check Price
Even refined guys can be gamers, so don’t miss out on the opportunity to deliver exactly what he wants (but might be too embarrassed to ask for). While the release date for the PS 5 isn’t until mid-November, Black Friday deals are sure to pop up with packages and game bundles.
9. Xbox Series X
With a similar mid-November release date as the PS5, Microsoft fans will be pining for the new Xbox Series X. While these consoles may be challenging to come by at first, the packages and deals will surely save you some money when putting together the perfect gaming kit for your guy.
10. Apple Watch Series 6Check Price
If the guy you’re shopping for enjoys Apple products and fresh tech, giving him the Apple Watch Series 6 this holiday season would be a great Christmas present. It has all of the fitness-first features you’d expect from an Apple watch, and the GPS model lets you take calls and reply to texts from your wrist when you connect it to your iPhone.
11. Samsung Galaxy Watch 3Check Price
If you’re shopping for an Android guy, be sure to check out the Galaxy Watch 3 from Samsung. This watch has fantastic styling, a long-lasting battery, and all the fitness and health features you can ask for. You can call, text, or stream music from your watch as well.
12. Google Pixel 4aCheck Price
If you really want to knock his tech-loving socks off this year, slip a Google Pixel 4a under his Balsam Fir. You can buy an unlocked version directly from Google, complete with dual 12-megapixel cameras, Night Sight, HDR+, and automatically adjusting power-usage.
The Best Christmas Gifts for Men in 2020: Everyday Carry
Men have been in love with everyday carry items since before anyone realized they could shorten it to “EDC.” A cool gift from this list will show you care about what he cares about.
13. Spyderco ParaMilitary G-10Check Price
If you’ve ever heard your favorite guy utter the words “high-speed, low-drag,” he wants this knife. Tactical enthusiasts and everyday heroes will love the ParaMilitary’s awesome styling, reliable build, and razor-sharp edge.
14. Robert David Laguiole Folding KnifeCheck Price
When your guy’s taste and style leans more mature and distinguished, his pocket knife needs to reflect it. This folding knife from Laguiole is one of the best gentleman’s knives available, making it a great gift idea without blowing your holiday budget.
15. The Ridge Wallet
It’s no secret that we’re huge fans of The Ridge Wallet at Next Luxury; it’s an outstanding product. If your guy wants to keep his cards and cash organized and safe in his front pocket, get him The Ridge.
16. Red Wing Heritage Card HolderCheck Price
For a rugged and refined man, the Red Wing Heritage Card Holder offers an excellent front pocket-carry leather wallet option. It’s tough, durable, simple, and attractive. This wallet can carry up to 20 cards and cash, and Red Wing makes this leather wallet with the same craftsmanship as the company’s legendary boots.
17. Streamlight MicrostreamCheck Price
No EDC enthusiast’s collection is complete without a bomb-proof pocket flashlight. Streamlight’s Microstream is rechargeable and produces 250 lumens of light with a 68-meter beam distance. It will fit easily in your favorite guy’s pocket, and it’s light enough that he’ll forget it’s there.
18. Leatherman SurgeCheck Price
When it comes to EDC, there’s nothing that can trump a Leatherman. The Surge is an incredible piece of kit, with 21 tools, including pliers, screwdrivers, scissors, knives, and a bottle opener. Best of all, all the tools are one-hand accessible – a huge improvement over the multi-tools of old.
The Best Christmas Gifts for Men in 2020: Style
Classic items never go out of style. These top style gifts will have your guy looking, feeling great, and thanking you for noticing his fashion sense.
19. Lands’ End Leather GlovesCheck Price
When the cold weather hits, a great pair of leather gloves can make a world of difference. Don’t let your guy grab that cold steering wheel without a pair of leather gloves from Land’s End. These gloves are full-grain leather with a cashmere lining for the ultimate plush comfort.
20. Biddy Murphy Wool ScarfCheck Price
If you want your favorite guy to stand out in a crowd for the right reasons, check out the Biddy Murphy Wool Scarf for a unique gift idea. Biddy Murphy makes these scarves from 100 percent lambswool, and the craftsmanship is second to none. There are a few different choices, so be sure to choose the one that fits your guy’s style the best.
21. J. Crew Ludlow BlazerCheck Price
No guy’s wardrobe is complete without a great blazer or sport coat. The Ludlow from J.Crew is a great choice, with its wool-cotton blend and slim, modern fit. It’s a double-vent design with a two-button closure, and you can get it in a few different colors on J.Crew’s site.
22. The Captain Boot from Thursday Boot Co.Check Price
Thursday Boots are relatively new to the boot world, but they’re taking it by storm. The Captain is their most popular boot, with its classic styling and incredible value. If your guy is in the market for a great pair of boots, and you don’t want to break the bank to buy them, check out The Captain from Thursday Boot Co.
23. The Cary Briefcase from Stuart & Lau
Every guy can appreciate a great bag, and the Stuart and Lau Cary Briefcase certainly fits the mold. Whether your guy commutes to the office or creates content in a coffee shop booth, The Cary Briefcase will ensure he looks stylish while doing it.
24. Deejo Pocket Knives
While we recognize that a pocket knife should fall under the EDC category, these knives from Deejo are so much more than that. These high-quality knives make the ideal personalized gift. With custom blade etchings and engravings, it’s the perfect Christmas gift idea with plenty of style. The chances of him hiding it away in his pocket are slim. Read our hands-on review of the Deejo pocket knife here.
The Best Christmas Gifts for Men in 2020: Grooming
Your guy’s grooming matters, and there are a lot of great products that can make his routine better and smoother — like his skin after you purchase some of these products.
25. Beardbrand Beard Care ProductsCheck Price
Let’s face it: Your guy’s beard is basically a family member growing on his face. He loves it, and so do the guys at Beardbrand. They offer styling balms, beard oil, scissors, brushes, combs, and other beard care essentials for your guy’s facial hair needs.
26. Tiege Hanley Level 1 SystemCheck Price
If your guy’s skincare routine has been lacking, getting him jumpstarted with the Tiege Hanley Level 1 System is a perfect gift set for the holiday season. This kit includes a daily face wash, exfoliating scrub, moisturizer, and acne cream. Tiege Hanley formulates these products specifically for men, and chances are, your guy wants them.
27. Manscaped Perfect PackageCheck Price
While this is a list of gifts for men, you might be performing a Christmas Miracle for yourself with this great gift set. The Manscaped Perfect Package 2.0 has everything your guy needs to tackle body hair management, including clippers, scissors, and body wash.
The Best Christmas Gifts for Men in 2020: Food and Drink
We know you’re looking forward to enjoying some of these food and drink products with your guy, but please wait until he opens them first! Here are our favorite food and drink gifts for 2020.
28. Northern Brewer Premium Craft Brewery Starter KitCheck Price
If your beer lover doesn’t already have his own home-brew kit, he wants one. Make his holiday season with the Northern Brewer Premium Craft Brewery Starter Kit. It has everything he needs to get started creating his own microbrews, and if you’re lucky, he’ll share a beer with you.
29. The Dead Rabbit Mixology & MayhemCheck Price
If you’re targeting a cocktail enthusiast this holiday season, you can’t go wrong with a boozy book. The Dead Rabbit Mixology & Mayhem by Sean Muldoon, Jack McGarry, and Jillian Vose details some of this incredible bar’s coolest secrets, and the illustrations are next level.
30. Man Crate Hickory Grilling Crate
Barbecue and smoking enthusiasts alike appreciate a well-curated kit for their next backyard masterpiece. This great gift set includes a smoker box, hickory chips, and all the rubs and sauces your guy needs to put together a fantastic smoked meal.
31. Norlan Whisky Glass SetCheck Price
Whether your favorite guy spells it with an E or not, he loves whiskey. Give him the perfect holiday gift vessel for enjoying his favorite drink with the Norlan Whisky Glass Set. This whiskey glass set comes in pairs of two, so don’t be surprised if he asks you to sit down and enjoy a holiday spirit with him.
32. Cholula Hot Sauce Variety Pack Gift BoxCheck Price
The Cholula Hot Sauce Variety Pack might be the perfect gift for your spicy-loving fella. This unique gift idea comes with six of Cholula’s famous hot sauces, including Original, Chili-Lime, Green Pepper, Sweet Habanero, Chipotle, and Chili-Garlic.