Bring wonder and joy to that much-loved man in your life with thought-filled gifts that will not only lift his spirits but his fashion and fitness game. After all, there’s no better way to show him how much you really care than to treat your special guy with practical but luxurious and performance-packed presents that will make him look AND feel good.
Check out this season’s top picks that he’ll surely appreciate—from sporty style standouts, fine fragrance, to got-to-give grooming gifts that will pamper him handsome and boost his fitness feats for a dashing and dapper holiday season.
TREAT HIM TO TECH-PERFORMANCE
Propel him to run longer and train harder with this sleek, long-sleeve tee that will keep up with his training feats all while keeping him cool, dry, and odor-free. lululemon’s Metal Vent Tech Long Sleeve 2.0 is a lightweight and breathable tech-packed tee that features a smooth design for a chafe-free and highly moveable fit that’s crazy comfortable. And he will perform like a pro thanks to its airy mesh fabric that’s seamlessly constructed with ventilation zones to maximize airflow so he can push his limits while staying cool and confident that this tee will keep up with him and stand the test of time retaining its shape no matter how sweaty he gets. lululemon has also enhanced this tee with Silverescent technology powered by X-STATIC that prevents bacteria from growing so he can count on anti-stink action, and feel fresh and free to go hard in every training sesh. Your workout warrior will also love this shirt’s awesome fit that’s long and lean, letting him move with ease without worry of ride-ups or anything getting in his way. lululemon’s Metal Vent Tech Long Sleeve 2.0 makes the perfect gift for your much-adored active guy because of its cutting-edge design and feel-good fit that’s packed with performance so he can train hard on the daily and move with ease, all while staying comfy and cool, and without bagging or chafing.
lululemon Men’s Metal Vent Tech Long Sleeve 2.0 retails for $78, available at lululemon.com.
GIFT HIM STRIDE STYLE
Treat him to style and strength in these smooth and versatile shorts that offer the ultimate in comfort and smart performance, making them the perfect gift and running companion. Lululemon’s Pace Breaker Short 9” Lined are a runners dream to dash in pure performance thanks to their airy fabric and mindfully-placed details. The Pace Breaker Shorts feature a silky-soft and lightweight Swift fabric that’s highly moveable, sweat-wicking, quick-drying, and durable so your guy stays comfy, cool and dry as he racks in the long distance miles. They also feature a breathable built-in OOM (Out of Mind™) liner with a convenient phone pocket with cord exit for that can’t-live-without cell. Your sprinter will also love the adjustable draw cord that ensures a personalized and comfortable fit along with its 9” inseam and straight cut that deliver full coverage for stretches and big strides while also offering a sleek look for post-workout wandering. Plus, the Pace Breaker Shorts have zippered hand pockets to stow essentials for hands-free running. lululemon’s Pace Breaker Short 9” Lined are the perfect gift for the runner in your life or workout lover thanks to their fashionable-yet-functional style that fits like a dream along with its perfect performance details which not only make these shorts run-ready on the fly but also the go-to style staple for all-day comfort for chilling or running errands.
lululemon Pace Breaker Short 9” Lined retails for $68, available at lululemon.com.
INDULGE HIM WITH GROOMING LUXURY
Pamper the well-groomed guy with this after-shave balm and daily moisturizer that will bring style and luxury to his daily grooming routine—and delight his senses with a refreshing eucalyptus aroma. The Art of Shaving is THE brand behind ultra-indulging and aromatic shaving essentials so your guy can enjoy premium skincare and a clean, close shave free from irritations, nicks, cuts, razor bumps and ingrown hairs. The Art of Shaving’s Eucalyptus After-Shave Balm & Daily Moisturizer makes a great pampering gift or stocking stuffer that will give your refined gent a light and comforting hydration that not only soothes skin and reduces irritation but it will refresh skin with a cooling and pleasant eucalyptus aroma. It contains botanical ingredients and pure essential oils and extracts that soothe skin after shaving as well as moisture skin with a heavenly hydration for all-day comfort. Plus, the eucalyptus scent is a woodsy yet sweet and refreshing aroma that will jumpstart his day!
The Art of Shaving Eucalyptus After-Shave Balm & Daily Moisturizer retails for $50 for 3.3 oz., available at theartofshaving.com.
TREAT HIM TO ON-THE-GO HYDRATION
Gift your adventurer and active guy this big and tough bottle that will keep up with his fitness feats and his outdoor excursions wherever he roams. Camelbak’s Chute Mag Bottle makes a great gift that he’ll use every day and enjoy to quench his thirst ‘round-the-clock because it holds a hefty 32 ounces of liquid in a stylish yet strong exterior. The Chute Mag bottle has a leak-proof magnetic cap that’s secure and convenient, and features a vacuum-insulated 18/8 stainless steel structure that’s lightweight but sturdy—and keeps drinks cold for 24 hours or hot for 6. The lower half is also cleverly enhanced with a durable powder coat finish that fortifies it, gives it great texture, and makes it comfy to grip. What’s more, it’s mindfully-designed with an easy loop handle for easy carrying when on the go—and it’s BPA, BPS, and BPF free so he can hydrate without being exposed to harmful toxins. The Chute Mag Bottle is also very easy to clean, the cap is dishwasher safe and bottle can be hand washed. Camelbak’s Chute Mag Bottle 32 oz. comes in a variety of cool hues so you can personalize your present and gift him his fave color. This bottle is not only an affordable and practical gift but it is the perfect thoughtful gift for that active guy who enjoys intense workouts, outdoor adventures, weekend getaways — and everything in-between.
Camelbak Chute Mag Bottle 32 oz. retails for $36 but is currently on sale for $26.99, available at camelback.com.
GIFT HIM FINE FRAGRANCE
Surprise the dapper man in your life with this bold, masculine fragrance that’s luxurious and modern. Viktor & Rolf Spicebomb Night Vision is a captivating fragrance that brings a sensual air that’s fresh and revealing, spicy and seductive, and breathtakingly daring. Spicebomb Night Vision is a multifaceted fragrance with contrasting notes that fuse green freshness and addictive black spices. This fragrance will win his heart over this holiday season because of its seductive and contemporary appeal that lingers. It portrays a visual expression of the gamification of seduction among Generations Y & Z, together with their “voyeur” habits on social networks, where the search is on for that person they meet and can’t get out of their mind, making you his # one fan. The iconic grenade bottle is reinterpreted in a gorgeous emerald-green tint of the Night Vision optical technology that merges into black-colored glass, for fragrance eye-candy that’s just as unique as your modern man.
Viktor & Rolf Spicebomb Night Vision retails for $98, available at us.Viktor-Rolf.com.
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