• Substack

The Gift Guide for The Guy Who Has It All, Knows It All, and Loves Only The Best

‘Tis the season for gifting.

Nothing feels better than getting the person you love or care about a gift they truly enjoy, and that’s why we’ve put together our gift list this year.

This gift guide is perfect for the guy who has it all, knows it all, and loves only the best.

We’ve got gifts for any budget, with our lowest priced goodie coming in at just $10.

Happy Holidays!

Gifts Over $1,000

ani villas anguilla

Ani Villas Anguilla, One Week in Paradise, $40,000

For those of you whose year-end bonus is in the six figures, Ani Villas Anguilla is your perfect splurge. We got married at Ani Villas, and it was utterly sublime. Chef “Sweets” is comparable to the best restaurants in New York, and the setting is breathtaking. Once you visit Ani Villas once, you’ll want to go back every year.


RIMOWA, Topas Stealth Cabin Aluminum 55cm Carry-On Case, $1,340

When you book that dream vacation, don’t forget to splurge on a Bentley amongst suitcases. Airport visits often demand agility, organization and the patience of a saint – Rimowa’s Topas Stealth Cabin suitcase is guaranteed to help with at least two of those needs. The perfect size for overhead cabins, it even comes with a bag for your grooming essentials.


BALMAIN, Shearling Biker Jacket, $5,470

If you’re looking to show some attitude, then there’s one gift that can make it all happen. This badass jacket from Balmain is everything you need this season. It’s crafted from sumptuous black shearling for unbeatable insulation on cold days. Detailed with flashes of gold hardware and quilted panelling at the shoulders and arms, it typifies the storied Parisian house’s edgy attitude.

Gifts $500-$1,000

mens gift guide

Common Projects, Suede Chelsea Boots, $525

After Yeezy rocked these last year, it was impossible to find them on store shelves or online. This year, the boots look just as good and are finally back in stock.


BLADE, Gift card, selected amount

This holiday season give the gift of flight. You can simply send a BLADE gift card by entering the recipient’s name and email address on the Blade website.

Gifts $100-$500


Naadam, Bryson Cashmere Crewneck, $225

Nothing feels as good on your skin as cashmere and this evergreen sweater from Naadam is just the piece to treat yourself this holiday season. It’s made of rare, supersoft cashmere from the Bayangovi region in Mongolia, and has a classic nautical vibe.

luxury gift guide men

M. Gemi, The Netto Calfskin Leather Sneaker, $228

Hand painted shoes drips of luxury. Not to mention the single piece of rich, vegetable-tanned calfskin that makes up this sneaker. These are the ultimate in luxury sneakers, only at an affordable price. The perfect gift for any guy that cares about craftsmanship, quality, and durability. just don’t tell the recipient how little you paid.

gifts for men

Orlebar Brown, Custom Siwm Trunks, $595

Imagine your photos immortalized forever on your swim trunks. After our amazing trip to Santorini, I put our iconic picture on a pair of OBs and wear them on every trip. They’re 100% unique and 100% mine.


BURBERRY, Cashmere-Lined Wool And Leather Tech Gloves, $375

The best way to keep warm when temperatures drop is to invest in a quality pair of gloves, like this pair from Burberry. Made from a mix of insulating wool and supple leather, they’re designed in a subtle check that nods to the label’s iconic pattern. They will last you a lifetime.


MULO, Suede Espadrilles, $200

Thinking about warmer days already? Nothing says Summer better than light footwear and a cocktail in your hands. These Mulo espadrilles forgo a classic cotton composition for plush black suede. It gives the pair a more contemporary finish, and the tonal leather linings and stretch trims add to the clean design. Pack them in your Rimowa suitcase!


Bose, QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones, $199

For all the music junkies this is a must! These Bose babies feature noise cancelling which reduces surrounding distractions, letting music stand out.
Aware mode also lets you hear what’s around you when you need to, at the touch of a button.


COMMON PROJECTS, Original Achilles Leather Sneakers, $410

These Common Projects leather sneakers have gained cult status thanks to their minimalist design and superior construction. This white version is perfect for creating crisp city-smart looks and makes an awesome gift for friends or yourself.

Gifts Under $100


Naadam, Anchorage Cashmere Beanie, $65

Made of pure cashmere sourced from Mongolia, this ribbed beanie is a luxe way to stay warm and look cool (yes, it’s just that easy). It also makes a great gift for just about anyone you know.


AESOP, Resurrection Rinse Free Hand Wash, 50ml, $10

If you’re looking for a little treat for your coworkers or acquaintance, this great product will do the job. This rinse-free Aesop gel kills bacteria and fights contagion all while refreshing and moisturizing skin. Packaged in a pocket-sized bottle, it’s the essential on-the-go companion.


OLIVER SPENCER, Fair Isle Stretch Cotton-Blend Socks, $37

Use them as your Christmas stocking or your everyday essential – these Oliver Spencer socks bring to mind Alpine chalets and winters spent by the fire. They’ll also keep your feet snug while providing a hit of pattern.


AESOP, London Grooming Kit, $75

Fresh & clean into the new year… we got you covered! Aesop’s Parsley Seed range offers antioxidant protection, and this travel kit includes a range of the products plus other essentials such at the Classic Shampoo and Conditioner and a mouthwash. Great gift for all the jet-setters in your life.

If you didn’t find anything you like, this shopping guide may help. These are the building blocks of any stellar wardrobe.

mens gift guide

Tile, Simple Tracking Square, $25

Never lose your keys, wallet, passport or luggage again. Or at least be able to find it if you do misplace something 🙂 Just use the Tile App to locate any of your most important possessions whenever they get too far out of reach.


Editorial Disclaimer: Opinions expressed here are the author’s alone, not those of any bank, credit card issuer, airlines or hotel chain, and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities. Lifetailored has partnered with Creditcards.com for our coverage of credit card products. Lifetailored and Creditcards.com may receive a commission from card issuers Additional Disclosure: This site has affiliate links. We may be compensated when users make a purchase or register to a third party website. For more details read our privacy policy.

More in Lifestyle