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39 of the Best Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Men

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Whether you’re shopping for your significant other or looking to put a little pep in your step with a Valentine’s Day gift for yourself, our list of the best Valentine’s Day gifts for men has you covered.

Maybe your giftee have a sweet tooth and would love some chocolate. Maybe you have a budget under $50. Or maybe you’re like the majority of us who waited until the last minute. Whatever the case, here are 39 of the best Valentine’s Day gifts for men.

Still can’t find what you’re looking for? Check out some of our other gift guides here.


James Brand The Carter Pocket Knife – Exclusive

If he’s a knife guy or could use a daily blade just for opening letters, this folding knife will instantly become an heirloom piece.


Great for Outdoorsy Types

Arc’teryx Gamma MX Hoody Men’s

Thanks to weather-resistant face fabric, a fleece lining and a trim but flexible fit, this softshell jacket is ideal for everything from high-mountain climbing to backcountry skiing.


Jaybird Vista 2

For anybody that needs music while they run or work out, these are the wireless earbuds we recommend. They’re dependable and durable, and the charging case is one of the most pocketable we’ve seen.


Mezcal Campante Joven

A delightfully easy-drinking mezcal, Campante is the perfect entryway into the world of mezcal thanks to a light smokiness and floral tasting notes.

Ten Thousand

Ten Thousand Interval Short

Whether he’s logging miles in the park or working out at home, these versatile are just the ticket.


Sonos Era 100

Released in 2023, the Era 100 is the successor to the One and Sonos’s main entry-level smart speaker. It plays stereo sound and supports Bluetooth and line-in (USB-C) connectivity, so you can connect it directly to a turntable or computer (with an adapter).


Theragun Pro

The Theragun Pro is powerful and quiet, making it one of the best percussion massagers you can buy. Now he won’t need a professional masseuse to work out the aches and pains after every run or gym session.


Catch:3 Essentials

Keeping devices charged can be a hassle with all the cords and plugs. Free his space of clutter with this charging base from Courant, which can hold multiple devices at once and is compatible with anything that supports wireless charging.


Grovemade Leather Mouse Pad

A leather mouse pad is a worthy upgrade from whatever he is using now (if he’s using one at all). This one from Grovemade is a WFH essential.

Eight Sleep

Eight Sleep Pod 3 Cover

The Eight Sleep Pod 3 can heat or cool your bed — in two zones. This means your furnace of a partner can turn their side down while you raise your side to keep warm (or vice versa).


Hamilton Khaki Field Mechanical 42mm

The quintessential field watch from Hamilton gives a subtle nod to military styling and can be worn doing chores or at the office.


Tecovas The Johnny

Designed with the western spirit of Texas in mind, the Johnny is a boot that looks good in or out of the Lone Star State thanks to classic good looks and a simple profile he can wear with anything.


Gillettelabs Heated Razor

With a built-in heating element and a super-close shave, this razor is its own premium barber shop.


Bodum Brazil French Press

Bodum’s staple French presses work, are easy to clean and come nice and cheap. The Brazil line is a little better looking than the standard options.


Merrell Moab 3 Waterproof

An icon of the hiking world, the Merrell Moab is also making waves in the style realm thanks to a newfound interest in gorpcore (aka technical clothing made for the outdoors). These are waterproof thanks to Gore-Tex uppers and will last forever owing to Vibram soles.

Porter Road

Porter Road Meat Subscription

If he can’t decide what to make but loves to cook (and grill), a meat subscription is a great option. Porter Road offers a bunch of variety and always sources its meat ethically and with discernment.

Lobos 1707

Lobos 1707 Mezcal Artesanal

This smoky, sultry mezcal is the ideal gift for the guy who loves to take his time enjoying a cocktail — mezcal like this should be appreciated, not shot down the gullet like well tequila.


Misen Chef’s Knife

Anthony Bourdain said you really only need one good chef’s knife to do anything in the kitchen. If you don’t take our advice, take his.

Field Company

Field Company Field Cast-Iron Skillet

If he loves spending the morning over the stove making bacon and eggs or searing a ribeye for dinner, a well-made cast-iron skillet is a kitchen essential that gets better with every meal.

Milk Bar

Milk Bar Valentine’s Day Desserts

If he has a sweet tooth, pick something up from Milk Bar. Valentine’s Day specials include truffles, red velvet cakes, cookies or combinations of them all.

Todd Snyder

DS&Durga Cowboy Grass

A perfect concoction of rosewood, thyme and bergamot that you both will love. Yeehaw.


Filson Lined Denim Short Cruiser Jacket

After all these years, Filson still makes some of the very best gear on the market. It is hard-wearing, handsome and ready to be put to the test in the city or the outdoors. This denim cruiser is no exception.

Article One

Article One x Mission Workshop

Article One has linked up with San Francisco’s Mission Workshop to craft one of our favorite pairs of sunglasses not only for working out (they’re part of Article One’s Active collection) but also for wearing each and every day.


Ciele GOCap – Century FD – Whitaker

The perfect running hat from our favorite running hat maker: COOLwick fabric minimizes moisture, UPF +40 sun protection shields their dome and reflective detailing keeps them visible on after-dark jaunts.

Uncle Nearest

Uncle Nearest 1884 Premium Small Batch Whiskey

This whiskey was originally made by the first recorded African-American whiskey maker, Uncle Nearest, who also happens to be the man who taught Jack Daniels how to do it. If he likes whiskey, this is a no-brainer.


Tempo Studio

Bring the gym home with this compact workout system that features hundreds of classes, offers instant feedback and comes with everything he needs to stay fit at home.

Amanda Reed

Stundenglass Gravity Infuser

Does he really enjoy smoking weed? The gravity bong Seth Rogen uses might be a bit pricey, but if he’ll use it and you’re looking for a premium gift to invest in you could do a lot worse.


TriggerPoint GRID Foam Massage Ball

Sore and tense muscles are inevitable, but relief is not. A massage ball aids recovery and helps get to the hard-to-reach places like the back and hips.


Lululemon Metal Vent Tech Short Sleeve 2.0

Sure, working out in cotton tees is fine, but you can help him step up his game with this excellent tech tee from Lululemon that will help wick sweat and keep him going.

Lord Jones

Lord Jones Old Fashioned Hemp-Derived CBD Gumdrops

Lord Jones uses hemp-derived CBD to make gumdrops that promote calmness and a sense of well-being. You can gift them as a one-off or make it a monthly subscription.

Four Roses

Four Roses Bourbon Small Batch Select

Bourbon is one of our favorite gifts for any guy. Plus a bottle at this price point works just as well for a collector as it does for someone who simply enjoys sitting down with a whiskey after work.


Aesop Resurrection Aromatique Hand Balm

It’s winter and we all need some extra hand moisture. With Aesop’s premium version, he’ll never go back to the cheap stuff. And he’ll thank you for it.


Glenfiddich 14 Year Old Bourbon Barrel Reserve

This scotch is aged for 14 years in ex-bourbon barrels and finished in deeply charred virgin American casks. This bottle will delight any whiskey enthusiast, whether they’re a Scotch man or a bourbon guy.


Stubb’s Original BBQ Sauce, 18 oz (Pack of 4)

This barbecue sauce comes from one of the most well known BBQ spots in Austin and will elevate any meal he makes (even if he’s not a certified pitmaster yet).


VSSL First Aid Kit

This isn’t your typical first aid kit; the compact 9-inch military grade aluminum cylinder is completely waterproof and houses a set of outdoor specific first aid components. Useful additions like an emergency light and whistle make VSSL a great piece of gear for anyone.


Casio A158WA-1DF Stainless Steel Digital Watch

A fun gift for those on a budget, Casio’s iconic digital watches fit a range of wrist sizes and offer a surprising amount of value for their price — they’re even considered quite stylish, we’re told.


Le Bent Le Sock Hike Light Crew

Innovative foot mapping plus the perfect blend of bamboo rayon, Merino wool, nylon and elastane equals some of the most comfortable socks ever constructed.

Red Bay

Red Bay Coffee East Fourteenth Tanzanian Coffee

Getting excellent coffee beans is somehow harder than it should be, which makes this a great gift. We love Red Bay’s East Fourteenth, which is single-origin and made in Oakland, California.


Pro-Ject Debut Carbon EVO Audiophile Turntable

Vinyl is here to stay, so why not help him upgrade his setup with a turntable that will last? This one is perfect for someone getting into records or looking to move past an entry-level record player.