The Thrifty Gifting Guide for Guys

 Posted by Jason Bakker on December 10, 2019 at 9:00 AM

 

Running out of gift ideas for the guys on your holiday list? Gift shopping can be challenging especially if you’re tired of giving the same traditional gifts each year. To find the right gift, think outside the traditional and consider gifts that fit the lifestyle or life phase of the person you’re buying for.

We have gift ideas to help you find the perfect item and save money! Here are our gift suggestions for every guy on your list.

 

 

For the Gamer

When shopping for someone who loves games from electronic to board, gifting something you know they’re interested in like a console or card game is one option. if you're looking to try something new this year, finding a gaming-related gift could also be the way to their heart. Games and game related objects, like many other items, are a great pre-owned purchase with a vast array of options. Look for the following items in excellent working order and like-new condition:

  • Game Consoles
  • Video Games
  • Board Games
  • Special Edition Game Related Items
  • Game Related Décor or Accessories

 

For the Techie

Need to shop for a friend or loved one who loves cutting-edge gadgets and tech? It may be one of the easier gifts to purchase on your list once you narrow your options down. Tech gifts don’t have to be expensive if you think creatively and are open to shopping for pre-owned items. Whether you’re looking for cool tech gifts for your favorite guy, young or old, you’ll find some of the best options for even the pickiest person on the list below. Consider purchasing the following items pre-owned, like new:

  • Bluetooth or Smart Speakers
  • Clocks and Virtual Assistants
  • Small Tablets
  • Laptops
  • Wearable Tech

 

For Hobbyists and Makers

As you get to know friends and grow closer to loved ones, you learn more about how they like to spend their free time. Knowing their hobbies will help you find a gift they’ll truly appreciate. For the hobbyists and makers in your family who enjoy, woodworking, mechanical projects or tinkering of any kind, consider purchasing the following items like new or in excellent condition:

  • Hand Tools
  • Power Tools
  • Steel Hand Tools
  • Outdoor Power Equipment
  • Work Bench or Table
  • Hobby Kits

 

For the Classic Gentleman

The classic man on your list most likely has a man cave or other space decked out with their favorite things. Whether it’s TV’s, fishing related décor or sports equipment and memorabilia, the fact remains purchasing retail can be expensive and leave you disappointed when trying to stretch your holiday budget. Consider purchasing the following man cave friendly items pre-owned still in the box, like-new, or with antique and vintage charm:

  • Vintage Barware and Novelty Drinkware
  • Vintage or Novelty Signs
  • Nostalgic Toys or Pop Culture Paraphernalia
  • Hobby Related Décor Items or Art
  • Sports Memorabilia from Their Favorite Team

 


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