Top 10 Best Gifts For Him: 2012 Giftee Awards

November 19, 2012    |    By +
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They are here! With your help, we have found the best of the best in 10 amazing gift categories. And, big thanks to the help of the Giftee Awards Judges in trimming down the nominees from over 5,000 total to 10 for each category. Trust me when I say that there were SO many others we wish we could have included & some that we just didn’t ‘get’ at all.

Your holiday shopping is in the bag if you use the Giftee Awards as your guide! And remember, the winners will be announced Cyber Monday, November 26th!

We know men are always on the lookout for the next best products, so don’t worry guys, this list includes the best and the hottest in apparel, gadgets, grilling tools and skin care products just for you! And ladies, picking from this list will surely make that special him happy!

So, without further ado…here are the Top 10 Best Gifts For Him!

1. Natural Wooden Watch – $119.95 – Hypoallergenic and chemical-free, this natural wood watch is engineered with a conscience—though we can’t promise it will get him to dinner on time. All natural wood makes it surprisingly lightweight, and Miyota Japanese precision movement ensures accuracy. For each timepiece sold, the manufacturer will plant one tree.

2. Chemistry Cocktail Set – $35.00 – The debate is endless – is mixing the perfect drink an art or a science? Give your hip or geek friends a laugh as you whip up a deadly potion with this scientific set. Measure out with the handy glass tubes and glass beaker and mix ‘em up in the metallic shaker. The Chemistry Cocktail Set is the perfect geek gift or give it as a hostess gift to that next party!

3. Eddie Bauer Microtherm Down Shirt – $149.99 – The lightest down layer in Eddie Bauer history, the MicroTherm™ Down Shirt is the ideal weight for packing or using as a mid, last or emergency layer. The 800 fill Premium European Goose Down insulation traps core heat, while a lightweight nylon ripstop shell treated with StormRepel® DWR finish sheds light precipitation and snow.

4. The Art of Shaving the 4 Elements of the perfect shave – $115.00 – What it is: A four-piece collection of full-size The Art of Shaving essentials for a clean, smooth shave. What it is formulated to do:Avoid discomfort and enjoy the refreshing results of a brilliant shave with these The Art of Shaving favorites.

5. The Man Can – $50.00 – Any rough-and-tumble guy can keep himself fresh, smooth, and smelling great at the end of the day with this full set of handmade skin supplies. This handsome gallon-sized container (complete with its own can opener which doubles as a bottle opener!) comes stuffed with everyday essentials like fresh-scented soap, shave gel, bay rum oil, hand butter, and an exfoliator. Made and assembled in the USA.

6. Ride Shotgun in a Stock Car - $119.00 – Looking for a little excitement? Then look no further. Experience real life racing thrills by riding shotgun in a NASCAR stock car driven by one of our professional instructors as you hit speeds exceeding 150 MPH. You’re in for the ride of your life, so hang on tight!

7. Stanley Classic Vacuum Bottle 2.0 Qt.  - $50.00 – This big 2-qt. vacuum bottle keeps an entire crew’s coffee hot a full 24 hours. Stainless-steel construction, hammertone finish and heavy-duty handle build in toughness to keep ‘em going through the burliest of days.

8. Lifeproof Iphone 4S cases – $69.99 – Protect your iPhone 4S / 4 against water, shocks and dust with the LifeProof iPhone 4S case. Sealing your smartphone in a LifeProof iPhone 4 case or iPhone 4S case gives you the confidence that it can endure nearly anything life throws at it. Plus, the highly-protective iPhone 4S case stays true to your device’s sleek profile and comes in an array of exciting colors.

9.  Personalized Grilling Gloves - $29.95 – Protect your hands from the intense heat of the grill with these heavy-duty leather grilling gloves. The right hand glove features exclusive “Steakhouse & BBQ” logo with your name and an “established” date. The perfect gift for the dedicated grill master!

10. Grill Master Man Crate – $109.99 – Fortunately, you don’t need to shell out a mountain of cash to get the equipment you need to get you to grilling nirvana. The Grill Master Man Crate includes a cast iron smoker box, four steak thermometers, brass-knuckle meat tenderizer, and the best steak sauxes and rubs to take your grilling game pro along with some snacks getting you threw long hours of manning the grill!

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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

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Gwen is the Editorial Curator at In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.