Crafted from acetate and metal, these retro-inspired sunglasses are a modern and classic gift perfect for any guy on your list. A few other companies to check out depending on your budget include Westward Leaning, Salt, Oliver Peoples, and Warby Parker.
Allbirds is one of those millennial startups that have really started taking off. They just recently did a collaboration with Outdoor Voices. They are known for their merino wool footwear. Wool minimizes, regulates temperature, and wicks moisture. These everyday runners are a versatile and sustainable gift for the active guy on your list.
The collaboration between Hanes and Karla started when Justin Bieber approached Karla wanting to create the perfect fitting long t-shirt. If you don’t like Justin Bieber, forget the origin story. These plain white tees are affordable, easy to style, and unisex. There are 12 basic styles you can choose from so far.
Wise is a brand new men’s care brand based out of Montreal. Wise caters to a new generation of conscious consumers who want thoughtful, carefully-sourced, and natural personal care products. The Gift Bundle includes a cotton canvas/organic wool bag, Red Maple Cream Pomade, and Birch Bark Daily Shampoo. All of their products are sold in recyclable and reusable packages to reduce waste. I met the guys who started this company at a trade show in NY and they were super nice people (I mean they are Canadian). They seemed to genuinely care about the quality of their product and about finding eco-friendly solutions for the men’s care market. Always happy to support the brands that are doing it right!
Native Union proves that protective cases don’t have to be ugly. I’ve had a Native Union case on my phone for probably about a year now and I love it. It’s looks super modern and well-designed. All Native Union products are made with premium materials. Their newest case is the CLIC Canvas.
Everlane’s radical transparency make them an easy brand to support. You could buy most anything off of Everlane’s site and be good to go. I feel like Everlane’s bags don’t get enough attention, so I figured I would suggest their Weekender bag. It’s the perfect carry-on updated for the man who’s always on the go.
The Skagen hybrid smartwatch is pretty and relatively affordable. It’s smartwatch capabilities include automatic updates and discreet text/email/call notifications. Interchangeable straps are also available.