There are many reasons to surprise your boyfriend with a gift. Maybe his birthday is coming soon or maybe it is Christmas time. Perhaps he just got a promotion or defended his bachelor thesis and you want to celebrate that.
Of course, sometimes you do not even need a reason – you just want to make his day better, by giving him a nice gift. However, it might be difficult to think of the right gift, even knowing someone for a long time. Don’t worry, we have gathered some ideas to help you out.
Here are some gift ideas for your boyfriend – both romantic and useful.
1. A cool dinosaur T-shirt
You wouldn’t want to give him something he would never use. Therefore, a T-Shirt is a great gift, because he can wear it in his free time or even daily. Why a dinosaur? Because they’re strong and perhaps it can make your boyfriend feel a bit stronger and more confident about himself as well!
Also, this T-shirt can become a nice reminder of you, so it’s win – win situation. If you know that your boyfriend is not a fan of dinosaurs, you can choose a dragon or a lion instead.
2. Underwear subscription boxes
It is more common for men to buy lingerie for their partners BUT who said that it’s only a good gift for women? Right, nobody. Subscription boxes are great way how to delight your significant other not just once, but every month! That way you can have a little fiesta throughout the year!
3. Pair of cool sunglasses
While most men are not crazy about accessories, it is safe to say that sunglasses are exceptional. Sunglasses can be a great additional to his daily life. No matter what season, they are useful. Sunglasses are not just handy, they can also add a nice touch to his outfit.
However, there are things to keep in mind while shopping – his face shape, lifestyle and personal style. Choose a reputable brand and your gift will last for years. Raybans will never make you go wrong!
4. Gift card for his hobby
One of the best things in the world is feeling supported by your loved ones. By giving a gift card that he can use for his hobby, you’re showing that you care about the things that makes him happy. Don’t forget to ask your boyfriend, what he ended up buying (to remind him of the awesome gift that YOU chose).
5. Gift card for romantic holiday together
While thinking about gift ideas for your boyfriend, romantic get away probably crossed your mind.
Either it is a nice SPA or a cruise trip – it’s just about you two and time well spent together. A gift like that will definitely surprise him. And if you really want to get him on the hook – tell him that you plan to bring a special set of lingerie, too.
6. Adventure for him and his friends
If your boyfriend enjoys a bit of adrenaline rush, activity holidays for him and his friends is a way to go. There are many things to choose from: quad bike rides, paintball games, water sports or motorbike rides.
If you enjoy those things yourself – it would only make this gift better, if you joined in.
7. A fun workshop
Is there something your boyfriend has always wanted to try? Either it’s photography or baking the perfect pastel de nata or developing his own video game. Now, you can help him to achieve this little dream. Think of your gift as encouragement and book him a workshop!
8. Food delivery
Sometimes the only thing you need to nail the gift is to make it unexpected. This is where food delivery services become your friends. Order a big pizza, sushi set or whatever – he – has – been – craving – lately to his workplace. He will not only feel surprised, he will also feel appreciated. Maybe this is not the best present for a birthday – but for a smaller occasion it will work out perfectly!
Now when you have gone through different ideas, all you need to do is to pick something that fits the occasion and his personality the most. Fingers crossed that he will love his gift!
If you’re still looking for gift ideas for your boyfriend, check out another article of ours Top gifts for men.