30 Best Gifts Your Husband Will Actually Use and Love

These gift ideas for him are useful and fun.

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Whether you're searching for the perfect Valentine's Day present for him or Christmas gift ideas for guys, these tools and gadgets all strike the right balance between useful and cool. From must-have car accessories to do-it-all boxes for BBQ-ing and beer, the man in your life is sure to love these gift ideas for husbands—even if he's historically impossible to shop for.

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Bi-Fold Charging Wallet
hellonomad.com
$99.95

If his battery is running low from texting you all day, he can recharge with this wallet with a hidden cord.

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BirchBox Gift Subscription

$10/month

birchbox.com

Subscription services (like this one containing dude-approved products) are the gifts that truly keep on giving.

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Corkcicle Air 4-in-1 Chiller, Aerator, Pourer, Stopper
amazon.com
$24.95

Break open a bottle of white or red; this tool serves four purposes and is ideal for wine lovers.

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Pendleton National Park Crew Sock
backcountry.com
$10.00

Not only are these red socks on-palette for the season, but each pattern nods to a national park.

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Silver Tone Cufflinks
amazon.com
$30.00

He can wear these Tiger's eye cufflinks all year long.

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Make Your Own Hot Sauce Kit
uncommongoods.com
$35.00

Forget the box of chocolates. If your guy prefers savory over sweet, this customizable kit will hit the spot.

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Non-Iron Pink Herringbone Slim Fit Dress Shirt
menswearhouse.com
$59.99

Real men wear pink. (But if yours won't, this slim-fit dress shirt as well.)

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Herringbone Bracelet in Stainless Steel
macys.com
$87.50

The matte finish of this herringbone link design goes with everything.

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Car and Driver Dash Cam
bestbuy.com
$159.99

Be his eyes and ears when he's out on the road with this handy dash camera. 

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Slim Fit Boxer
nicelaundry.com

Flip the script and give your hubby a flattering pair of boxers for Valentine's Day. The ones in his drawer are probably over-worn anyway.

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Duffel Weekender Bag
everlane.com
$78.00

This durable duffel is perfect to pack for romantic weekend getaways, business trips, and vacations.

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Golf Ball Whiskey Chillers
uncommongoods.com
$24.50

Combine his two favorite things—whiskey and golf—in one drink set, which will ensure his whiskey never gets watered-down.

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Men's Essential Gloves
timberland.com
$58.00

With touchscreen-ready fingertips, these warm, fleece-lined gloves will be the only ones he needs this winter. 

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Marshall Stanmore Bluetooth Speaker
amazon.com
$265.00

A vintage-inspired speaker with all the capabilities a modern man needs.

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Polka Dot Silk Tie
nordstrom.com
$19.00

A classic silk tie will never go out of style.

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Alexa-Enabled Car Charger
amazon.com
$39.99

This Alexa-enabled device allows voice-initiated calling and music streaming—all while charging his smartphone.

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Velocity Golf Balls
amazon.com
$26.99

Quality golf balls are a foolproof gift idea for the holidays, anniversaries, or birthdays.

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Plaid Flannel Sleep Pants
llbean.com
$54.99

He won't want to take off these fleece-lined flannel lounge pants.

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Hickory Grilling Crate
mancrates.com
$64.99

This gift box comes with all the cookout essentials: hickory wood chips, marinades, and BBQ sauce. 

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Portable Car Jump Starter
amazon.com
$129.99
$69.99 (46% off)

Compact enough to fit in his glove box, this jump starter also features USB ports for charging his electronics in a pinch. Because you can never be too prepared.

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Elevated Beer Tasters Set
uncommongoods.com
$100.00

Give your beer enthusiast special glassware and a guide to pairing with the right type of brew.

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Moccasin Slippers
shoes.com

These classic moccasins will keep his feet warm the rest of the cold-weather season.

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Jack Black Skin Saviors Set
nordstrom.com
$35.00

Everyone deserves a good skincare routine. Get him started with this tried-and-true set.

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The Leather Card Case
madewell.com
$24.50

Update his bulky wallet with this sleek leather card case.

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170-Piece Mechanics Tool Set
amazon.com
$206.13
$104.62 (49% off)

Your handyman husband won't have any trouble locating his tools with this smartly stored set.

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24-Ounce Standard Mouth Bottle
nordstrom.com
$34.95

Known for keeping liquids cold (or hot) for 24 hours, this water bottle is awesome for outdoor adventures.

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Dual Laser Measuring Device
amazon.com
$99.00

This laser measuring device can get into hard-to-reach spaces—a must for mounting pictures.

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Compact Suit Folder
uncommongoods.com
$25.00

Say goodbye to awkward garment bags! This folder cleverly contains your suit jacket, pants, and tie and even fits into a backpack. 

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'Better Sweater' Quarter Zip Pullover
nordstrom.com
$99.00

He'll appreciate having this pullover to layer under his coat during colder temps.

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Dewalt Cordless Compact Drill Driver Kit
amazon.com
$169.00
$99.00 (41% off)

For more complex projects, gift him a cordless drill kit.

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