There is no arguing the fact that men can be incredibly difficult to shop for. This especially applies to the man who seems to have everything and makes purchases with particular care. The man we’ve created this guide for has excellent taste, knows what he wants, and appreciates the finest things in life. He’s also the family hero and does much more for others throughout the year than he ever receives. It’s likely that he would appreciate the gesture of a typical gift and doesn’t have expectations of any big gestures. That’s why doing something completely over-the-top is the perfect solution in coming up with a last-minute plan for blowing him away this year.
There’s also a huge thrill in being able to do something so surprising and thrilling that you get just as much joy from the investment as they do. We admit that these aren’t your run-of-the-mill suggestions and some have significant price points, but for those with the budget to do something unforgettable, this roundup has something for every type of man with discriminating taste. Click through for a few incredible ideas and where to get them.
FOR THE TRENDSETTER
Barton Perreira x The Limited Edition Bond 007 Collection, $440-$625.
FOR THE HEALTH NUT
WHOOP, see website for pricing.
FOR THE DAD THAT SAYS HE DOESN’T WANT ANYTHING
The White Company, $109.
FOR THE GUY THAT LOVES GROOMING GIFTS
Tom Ford Cologne & Fragrance Sets, Dillard’s, $184.
FOR THE MUSICIAN
Rock Royalty Custom Guitars, visit them in Green Hills, prices start at $15,000.
FOR THE METROPOLITAN MAN
The Oxford Shop, $58-$790.
FOR THE GUY THAT LOVES ARM CANDY
King Jewelers, pricing on request.
FOR THE WHISKEY ENTHUSIAST
Woodford Reserve Master’s Collection 2020 Release.
Jack Daniels, A barrel of Jack Daniels Single Barrel Select, from $10,000.
FOR THE GOLFER
Private Golf Lessons at Golf Club of Tennessee, ask for Brian Lackey, winter packages available. Custom-fit golf clubs at Profectus Golf or Club Champion, pricing varies.
FOR THE ENTERTAINER
Call Blend Cigar for a quote.
FOR THE STYLE ICON
Billy Reid, Denim Shirt Denim Wash, $195.
FOR THE PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZER
The Closet Company, quote upon request, dependent on size, and finishes chosen.
FOR THE LOUNGEWEAR LOVER
FOR THE GADGET GUY
Sharper Image laptop and tablet desk with built-in charger, $99.99.
FOR THE SOCIAL GUY
Music City Grand Prix – Make it extra special by grabbing seats in the East Side Club.
Nashville Symphony – The Schermerhorn Symphony Center is filling up its calendar with events every month. If the man in your life enjoys a sophisticated night out – we suggest starting with dinner here before you head on over for a music-filled evening.
Tennessee Titans – Club-level tickets are never a bad way to cheer on Nashville’s favorite football team.
Ascend Amphitheater –With concerts coming back in full swing, make sure to check out the big names that are making a stop here like Jimmy Buffett, Black Crowes, Kings of Leon, and Phish.