So someone you know hit the big 5-0 this year. That is a big deal! Wishing them a merry Christmas is fine and dandy, but odds are, they’re probably stuck in some sort of depression because of reaching the half-century mark. While you are all excited about shopping for the upcoming holiday, he’s probably contemplating about how much it sucks to grow old.
Age is nothing more than a number and at times, all it takes is a well-thought-of Christmas gift to light up their lives. Here are the best ideas of Christmas gifts for 50 year old men.
1. Sony XB950N1 Noise Canceling Headphones
The perfect headphones for a 50-year-old man are ones that produce sound that isn’t muffled or that has too much bass that it takes away from being comprehensible. Sony’s noise canceling headphones check all these boxes and then some. Apart from enjoying music, one can also make and receive calls wirelessly using these headphones.
2. Pierre-Henry Premium Over the Calf Socks
These Over-the-Calf socks are another excellent gift, especially during the cold winter season. With this set, you’ll get 9 pairs of differently-colored socks. Designed from a mix of cotton, nylon and elastane, these socks will stay up all day long. They’re also comfortable to wear, which is not surprising given that they’re designed by an Award-winning brand.
3. After Shave Balm by Carolina Herrera
Caroline Herrera integrates the dream team of ingredients in this after shave balm. All the components are skin-friendly and they’ll ward off any razor bumps and irritation that often crop up after shaving.
4. ROMANTICIST 20pc BBQ Grill Tool
The Romanticist BBQ grill set is a safe gift for your elderly dad or uncle because it’s very practical. It consists of a spatula, fork, basting brush, salt & pepper shaker, grill brush, corn holders and 4 skewers. All these tools are made of professional-grade stainless steel, a material capable of resisting heat.
5. Premium Men’s Gift Tie Set
Help your friend or relative to sharpen his look with this necktie set. In addition to ties, he will also get pocket handkerchiefs, 4 tie clips and 4 cufflinks. Unlike the traditional ties that are poorly-made, this one will not deprive the consumer of that elegance he deserves.
6. Kenneth Cole Black Gift Set
If you’re looking for a gift that has some sophistication, then the Kenneth Cole is just what you need. This 3-piece set consists of spray, deodorant and after shave balm, all of which evoke an undeniable masculine presence. All products are made up of energy herbs and masculine spices.
7. Nomad Horween Leather Charging Wallet for iPhone
Nearly every man has found himself with his phone running low on battery, left with only his wallet in the pocket. No power source nor cable available. Well, Nomad has found a way around this; they’ve designed a high-quality leather wallet, which has a 2400 mAh battery and charging cable. This charging wallet will come in handy when they want to charge their phones on the go.
8. Gentlemen’s Hardware Pliers Multi-tool
If the charging wallet is a bit much, then perhaps this multipurpose tool makes a better gift. It consists of full-size pliers and 14 stainless steel blades. The Gentleman’s Hardware Pliers Set blends functionality and style together into an all-in-one toolkit.
9. Rerii Handmade Walnut Wood Bluetooth Speaker
If you’re getting a gift for someone who is always conscious about his style, then this walnut-wood-crafted Bluetooth speaker is the perfect gift. It has a warm color and vintage vibe that matches seamlessly with the texture of other furniture in a home. Its aesthetics aside, this unit is also highly-functional, producing a clear and crisp sound.
10. Water Bottle w/Dual Function
Another practical gift that will make your friend’s life easier and healthier is this water bottle with dual functionality. In addition to storing water, this bottle has a waterproof compartment where you can stash a couple of EDC items like cards, ID and phone.
11. Tile Mate 4 Pack Anything Finder
Tile Mate is one of the best-selling trackers on the market. It can be used to track and find a range of lost items; from smartphones to keys. Tile Mate attaches very easily to keychains and other items that you don’t want to lose.
12. Panasonic ER430K Ear & Nose Trimmer
If your mind is set on getting your 50-year old friend a grooming tool, then there’s no better option than the Panasonic facial trimmer. With this device, one can get rid of unwanted hair from the nose and ears easily. Plus, it has a micro-vacuum system that whisks away the clipped facial hair particles as one trims.
13. uKeg Pressurized Growler for Craft Beer
For beer lovers, the uKeg Growler that keeps beer fresh and carbonated for a period of 2 weeks is the ultimate gift. It’s insulated using stainless steel and this helps to keep beer cold all day long. And thanks to the adjustable VPR cap and gauge, there’s good carbonation for different kinds of beer.
14. Advanced Beard Growth Kit
This all-in-one grooming beard kit is another superb Christmas gift for men. It consists of beard oil, shampoo, growth vitamins and growth vitamin spray, all of which work well to accelerate beard growth while also improving hair vitality. All the ingredients present in these products are natural and GMO-free.
15. Sonos Play:1 Home Smart Speaker
If your 50-year old friend doesn’t have a smart speaker in his home yet, you may be looking to rectify this situation. Among the many options, the Sonos Play 1 smart speaker is the most recommended. This speaker strikes a good balance between design and providing solid audio performance.
16. STANLEY 94-248 Homeowner’s DIY Tool Kit
Part of being a grown man is being passionate about fixing anything in your surroundings, and this 65-piece tool kit is the best gift to help you accomplish this goal. What makes this kit stand out is the fact that most of its tools are optimized for performance. For instance, the ratchet handles feature ergonomic designs, the sockets have Max-Drive design that delivers more torque than standard sockets and more.
17. Power Bank RAVPower 26800
A power bank is incredibly useful, enabling one to charge his phone while on the go. Equipped with a 26800mAh battery, the RAVPower provides reliable power for up to 9 days when on a single recharge. Plus, it can charge three devices simultaneously.
18. Snailax Shiatsu Massage Cushion
Another Christmas gift idea is the Snailax Shiatsu massage cushion, which has numerous functions. This cushion gives the user a rejuvenating massage at his home office. It also offers therapeutic heat, which gently soothes aching muscles.
19. eBags Professional Slim Laptop Backpack
For the corporate worker in your life, nothing would make them happier than lugging around this multipurpose eBags laptop backpack. It’s available in 4 different colors so you’ll be able to choose one that complements your friend’s style, and it can accommodate a 17-inch laptop. It also has a ton of compartments making it easy to keep your items organized.
With Christmas just a few days away, there’s still time to get your male friends and relatives stylish and functional gifts. Some gift ideas you should be considering are the Stanley DIY tool kit, Tile Mate 4 Pack Anything Finder, Walnut Wood Bluetooth Speaker and the Kenneth Cole Black Gift Set.