Holiday gift ideas for your guy! | Lauren Baker Photography Blog

Holiday gift ideas for your guy!

Seeing as it’s now the end of October, one of two things comes to mind. 1) I super miss being able to trick or treat because free candy is the best and 2) the holidays are approaching and I need to start planning what to gift my people, especially the male people in my life because I just suck and coming up with ideas for them.

After searching a bit online, I stumbled upon an article entitled, “Christmas Gift Ideas for Every Type of Guy.”

I clicked on it and chuckled to myself because I know and love this company! They make personal groomsmen gifts that are both practical and thoughtful. And with the help of hindsight, I realize they’d also make fabulous Christmas and birthday gifts for brothers, fathers, and grooms-to-be, too. 

My favorite, and yes I did get and gift it for our anniversary, was the Travel Marvel

Image courtesy of Groovy Guy Gifts

I had it monogrammed with my guy’s initials and it looks pretty darn high end. The only thing I wish I had thought about beforehand, and this is totally on me, I ordered a small and I think a medium or large would have worked better for a travel friendly toiletry kit. So my guy uses it for small things like shampoo and face lotion when he goes to the gym. 

If you’re anything like me, you wish you were a better gift giver for the dudes in your life. I can’t stress enough how helpful Groovy Groomsmen Gifts was in this arena and how happy I am to have stumbled upon this before the holiday season! 


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