20 Best Valentine's Day Gifts for Him

Give him something he'll really enjoy this Valentine's Day, from grooming kits to socks to super-spicy hot sauce.

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January 26, 2021

The guy in your life can be hard to shop for, but if you stick to practical, handy items, you’ll find the most success in your search for the best gifts for men. We searched the internet tirelessly to find useful, thoughtful gifts for boyfriends, husbands or anyone else in your life. Plus, most are less than $50! Start shopping our top gifts for men below.

$29.97 $26

Whether he's a serious film buff or just starting his journey through the world of cinema, he'll love this interactive poster. With original illustrations for every movie on the list, he can scratch off a gold layer to reveal favorite heroes or fun symbols from movies he's seen.

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Designed to hang vertically, the chess pieces stay put, so players can take turns in passing. Plus, a special marker indicates the last move, so one opponent can easily pick up where the other left off. Hang it in a hall to make chess part of a daily routine, or display it where it will spur impromptu games (and conversation).

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$29.99 $28

At less than $30, this portable Bluetooth speaker (with more than 54,000 reviews) is a steal. It works up to 66 feet away from your device, is water-resistant and has 24 hours of battery life. It's lightweight and comes with its own micro-USB cable, too.

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Make his life more efficient and his desk super-optimized with a triple charging dock for his iPhone, Apple Watch and AirPods. Made of solid wood and finished with ecological oils, this handcrafted accessory is both beautiful and convenient.

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Based on the highly-acclaimed NPR podcast, How I Built This With Guy Raz, this book offers priceless insights and inspiration from the world's top entrepreneurs on how to start, launch and build a successful venture, including accounts from the creators of Headspace, Stacy’s Pita Chips, Allbirds and more.

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Radiate is a portable campfire that brings a true campfire experience to any time and place. From hassle-free lighting to easy cleanup, making a campfire has never been easier. At just four pounds and only eight inches wide, Radiate can provide a reliable burn time of up to five hours. Simply snuff out the flame with the lid, let it cool and bring it on the go to enjoy later.

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$12.99 (Set of 4)

Whether he's always working out or working in his workshop, give the guy in your life who leads an active lifestyle some silicone rings to protect his wedding band and hands from potential injury. These top-selling rings come in a variety of quantities and sleek styles, and the durable, hypoallergenic silicone is designed to break away when too much pressure is applied.

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$38 (Pack of 3)

Sometimes the best gifts are the most practical, and the man in your life could probably use a new pair of socks. Help him part with those mismatched, hole-filled socks by gifting a set of these durable, long-lasting and cheeky ones. Happy Socks' 'I Love You' gift box features three original Valentine's Day-themed styles that can be worn any day of the year.

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$15 (Pack of 2)

Sure, collar stays come with shirts, but they don't stop collars from curling up or falling limp throughout the day. This levels those up — they contain magnets that work with any button-down shirt and will keep them still all day long. They even come with a convenient carrying case so they'll never be lost again.

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This wristband has powerful magnets to hold small nails, bolts and tools while he works. This also comes with a pouch that can hold magnets as well as small tools. It's a brilliant way to get projects done faster.

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$18.95 - $42.95

The Park Tool Multi-Tool will keep his bike rolling smoothly on the road and trail with its compact, easy-traveling design and variety of versatile tools. It includes a variety of hex wrenches, Torx-compatible drivers and combo/straight-tip screwdrivers for tightening loose components. The M-40 tool features a CO2 cartridge adapter for re-inflating flats and low-pressure tires. Packing even more repair functionality, it even comes with a 10-speed compatible chain tool.

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Starting at $119

Is your guy obsessed with maintaining his lawn? Get him a gift that removes the guesswork. Sunday’s Smart Lawn Plan is a custom kit that will send him targeted fertilizers based on his yard when he needs them. A full-year plan includes one-to-three shipments of nutrients, all the tools needed, a free soil test, unlimited lawn support and up to 10 nutrient pouches. The coolest part is the soil test. Every Smart Lawn Plan comes with a free soil test so he can see what’s in his soil, allowing Sunday to adjust the nutrients to correct any potential deficiencies. Trust us — he’ll love how easy it will be to keep a healthy, green lawn all year round.

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$34.19 (Set of 2)

Add some spice to his life with a flavor-focused bundle of Truff’s Black Truffle formula paired with their hotter offering that’s designed specifically for heat seekers.

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This grill press is perfect for indoor use or outside on the grill. Use it to sear steak or chicken, griddle bacon or make perfect paninis. It has a comfortable wooden handle and provides even heating.

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This whiskey glass/ice mold combo ensures your go-to guy will always enjoy his favorite spirits in style. The silicone mold fits perfectly in the glass to create an ice wedge that melts slowly; just leave the mold in the glass and freeze overnight.

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He can take his favorite beverage to-go in this 16-ounce vacuum mug. This mug boasts a durable, stainless-steel construction with a leak-proof design for worry-free travel. It fits neatly into most car cup holders, making it perfect for his morning commute or upcoming road trip.

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Meridian’s Complete Package set features the essentials for grooming below-the-belt. The waterproof trimmer comes with two adjustable guide combs, a cleaning brush and a USB charger (with 90 minutes of trimming time on a full charge!). The citrus-infused spray prevents undesirable odors and will keep him smelling fresh from AM to PM.

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These unique Muscle Rehab bath bombs use USP Epsom salt, the purest form of magnesium sulfate, Arnica and 10 essential oils — like eucalyptus, peppermint, vetiver and ginger — to comfort and relieve tired and overworked muscles. They’re perfect to toss in the tub after workouts or whenever he needs to feel re-energized.

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Starting at $24.99

Gift your husband, boyfriend or anyone who loves to groom this personalized gift set. Choose from 13 all-natural scents (like tobacco spice, cedarwood and bergamot salt amber), and pick from a variety of different products to create a completely customized set. We love that you can pick exactly what goes in the box, from a bar of soap to cologne to beard oil.

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This deep-tissue massage roller provides major foot relief, whether that pain comes from a tough workout or simply being on your feet all day. It's lightweight enough to throw in a gym bag, and the textured nubs go right to the source of pain. Give this instead of a foot rub — after all, the material is made to mimic the hands of a massage therapist.

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