Whether you’re shopping for your dad, grandfather or best friend, buying a Christmas gift for a 60 year old man can be difficult. You have to be incredibly creative to get a gift that amuses them at their age. The simple fact that he’s celebrated 59 festive holidays means that has received all sorts of gifts throughout his life.
You don’t necessarily have to spend a fortune to get them that special gift. If you’re at a loss on what to get them, here are a few Christmas gift ideas.
1. Insulated Coffee & Beer Mug
Ideal for that senior who lives a solitary life- or one who happens to be the only coffee drinker in his household- this Coffee mug will keep his drink hot for as long as he wants. It can also be used to hold a full pint of beer. Another benefit of this mug is that it does not sweat. Plus, it’s dishwasher safe.
2. Wooden Cell Phone Stand
A nightstand that can accommodate different devices is one of the few items that’s missing from your oldie’s home. This unit serves multiple functions. It can be used as a dresser, a table, a counter Catchall tray for your wallet, watches and more. The recipient will also love that it’s small and compact so it won’t take up too much space.
3. Funny 1958 60 Years Old Birthday Gift T-Shirt
If you’re not sure what kind of outfits your friend wears, this 1958 Gift T-shirt is a safe bet. Simple as it may be, it still shows him that you care and are thinking about them this Christmas. And the good thing is, it comes in multiple colors- slate, lemon, baby blue, pink and grey.
4. 2 Pack Led Camping Lantern
Most men in their sixties have already retired from employment. With so much time on their hands, these individuals engage in outdoor activities like camping. If this sounds like your grandfather, then a practical Christmas gift is this 2-Pack Led lantern. It’s very compact, collapsing to a height of 2 inches. Plus, it can work for 15 hours on a single charge.
5. 60th Birthday Mug
This 60th Birthday mug makes an excellent gift for a dad, spouse, co-worker, neighbor or friend. But this is not just any mug, it has a message that is both sentimental and sarcastic. So whenever the gift’s recipient is enjoying a cup of coffee in the morning, he can smile while contemplating about how awesome he is.
6. 7161 Men’s Camper Moccasin
Available in sizes 7 to 16, the Men’s camper Moccasin is another great option for a Christmas gift. It’s made exclusively from leather, so it will last a lifetime. Plus, it’s lined with faux fur to provide warmth.
7. Chanasya Super Soft Shaggy Throw Blanket
Your dad will appreciate this super soft and cozy throw blanket. Made purely from microfiber polyester, this blanket gives his couch a luxurious feel and elegance. It can also be used for snuggling up or as a photography prop.
8. Homall Manual Recliner Chair
If he doesn’t already have one, this recliner chair is the perfect addition to your grandpa’s sitting room. It’s made of high-quality PU leather, which makes it look stylish and expensive. It has a double padded footrest where he can rest his feet, and also wide-curved armrests that add to its comfort.
9. Shiatsu Foot Massager Machine
There’s no better way to relax than by using this foot massager. This tool helps to improve the recipient’s blood circulation and relieve his muscles when tired. The Shiastsu massager has two independent foot chamber that offer a good mix of rolling massage therapy and Shiatsu kneading.
10. Gentleman Jon Deluxe Wet Shave Kit
Perhaps you 60 year old dad already has an electric shaver. What he might not have is a shaving kit. Gentleman Jon has come up with the most comprehensive shaving kit. It consists of eight shaving items- a safety razor, 5 razor blades, a canvas & leather kit travel bag, a shave stand, sandalwood shave soap and a shave bowl. The manufacturer has also included a shave brush and the renowned Gentleman Jon Alum Block.
11. Taylor Made Flextech Lite Stand Bag
If your 60 year old friend loves golfing, then you can get them the Talylor Made Flextech stand system. Weighing 4.3 pounds, this golf bag stand comes with a collapsible base to prevent one’s golf clubs from crowding or sticking. It has a total of eight pockets to keep all your accessories organized when you head to the golf course.
12. Adidas Men’s Tour 360 Boost 2.0 Golf Shoe
In case he already has a golf stand, the Adidas Men’s golf shoe is a superb substitute. Available in a variety of colors, this shoe is made of microfiber leather complemented by Climaproof technology to provide a soft and comfortable feel.
13. Vintage Vinyl Record Turntable Player
Does your neighbor or spouse enjoy listening to vinyl records? If so, this Vintage Vinyl Record player will come in handy. It has a 2-in-1 design allowing users to listen to both vinyl records and pop music from a Bluetooth device.
14. Neatfi Bifocals Magnifying Lamp
A common challenge encountered by men in their sixties is difficulty seeing. Thus, the Neafti Bifocals magnifying lamp will be a welcome gift. Thanks to this lamp, your friend will be able to read the smallest texts. It will also help them see better when they’re working with electronics.
15. 1958 16oz Men Beer Glass
This beer glass will be a nice Christmas surprise gift for your dad or granddad. It has an exquisite shape that will fit perfectly in his hand, and a generous 16 oz. capacity, which is ideal for Pilsner, IPA, Ale or Porter beers.
16. The New York Times Supersized Book of Sunday Crosswords
One of the best ways to pass time once an individual retires is to play mind-boggling games, and this book of Sunday Crosswords gives you exactly that. With up to 500 puzzles, this book helps to sharpen one’s mind while also keeping them entertained.
17. Keurig K575 Single Serve K-Cup Pod Coffee Maker
With the Keurig Pod Coffee maker, the recipient will be able to brew coffee for his whole family before having to refill. In addition, this appliance has five temperature settings, enabling one to enjoy coffee at his preferred temperature.
18. RAK Magnetic Wristband
Most men don’t lose their passion for home DIY projects just because they grow old. If your neighbor is a DIY enthusiast, then this wristband -that comes with strong magnets for attaching screws- is the ultimate gift. It has an adjustable fit so it can fit anyone, and it keeps the user from losing items.
19. RMS Premium 5-Piece Hip Knee Replacement Kit
You can help your grandfather or friend live more independently by purchasing them this 5-piece hip/knee replacement kit. Included in this package are a sock aid, long-handled bath sponge, a long-handled shoe horn, a reacher grabber and a dressing stick.
20. Cuba Royal 5 Pc Gift Set
If you’re inclined to buy a grooming set for your spouse, then this 5-piece Cuba Royal Gift Set is your best bet. It consists of an after-shave, a shower gel, a body spay and EDT spray in different sizes.
The Bottom Line
Help the men in your life celebrate their 60th Christmas holiday with these gifts. Keep them entertained with the Book of Crossword Puzzles. Or, you can encourage them to spend more time golfing by getting them the Taylor Made Flextech Lite Stand Bag.