Do you have that one dude in your life, your brother, boyfriend, best friend, cousin, who is simply just too cool? The type of person who is always rocking the latest cool thing you just saw on Instagram? Are they ahead of the trends and it really annoys you because they are basically impossible to buy gifts for? Well, settle yourself, because we got you covered. We gathered up a healthy list of gifts that any cool guy would love to receive and will of course, garner you some next level cool points. So with about a week and a half until Christmas, get to it, read the list below and happy shopping.
Every cool guy, or cool guy wannabe likes whisky or tries to. It’s a marker of distinctive and sophistication and view you as someone with class. You know it’s true. Well, Scottish distillery Dalmore has an interesting and surprisingly tasty (for real though) whisky that’s meant to be drunk along aside a cigar. It tastes a touch sweeter and less peaty than your average whisky, which makes it perfect for almost any indulger.
Winter is basically here, and even though right now it isn’t cold, it will be. You know it will be. So stay warm this winter while representing your hood and your hustle with the City Hustle toque pack from Tuck Shop Trading Co. and Sidewalk Hustle. Coming in four subtle colours with 4 different compass points (sort of) these toques are the ultimate in cool guy status gifts.
This belt is perhaps the most unique accessory anyone will ever own. The PR-001 has been designed as the ideal belt for everyday use. The untreated nature of the vegetable tanned leather means the belt will age over time, getting darker and unique to each and every wearer. Equipped with a low profile industrial steel buckle and finished off with laser etched detailing and encased within a handcrafted box constructed from Canadian birch wood and acrylic. This belt is the ultimate low-key cool guy piece. Designed, developed & manufactured in Vancouver, BC
Whether he’s heading to the office, a meeting, the gym, or his buddy’s house to watch the game, step up your bag game by replacing your backpack for the Metropolitan Slim Brief from Coach. Crafted in richly textured pebble leather with enough room for a laptop or iPad, or some cans of beer, the trim yet spacious design comes finished with a detachable canvas shoulder strap for a hands-free carry. Basically, this bag is for the badass cool guy out there.
Sometimes you just want a cocktail and Stephen Kenn and the guys at Gin&Luck have you covered. They created a one of a kind invention, a portable travel cocktail kit, made from leather, canvas, and elastic webbing. Coming with 9 empty bottles, a mixing spoon, and a detailed book containing instructions on how to pack the kit for different types of trips, as well as 15 different cocktail recipes created by the men behind some of the world’s best cocktail bars. Pack the kit using supplies from your home bar according to the individual instructions for your trip type, then use it to make 3 different cocktails. Designed and made in Los Angeles, California.
This one is easy. Every dude wants to look James Dean cool by pulling out a slick comb to fix their hair. The King’s Crown Pocket Comb is constructed with a natural concave shape with both coarse and smooth teeth that have been individually cut and finished. Made from natural cellulose acetate and hand cut and polished.
Umbrellas are cool, but cool umbrellas are awesome. This Senz° Automatic umbrella comes in an unconventional shape, not your standard circle, and designed to resist gusts of wind up to 80km/h. The canopy comes in cool guy brand Maharishi’s patented DPM Bonsai Forest camo and features an automatic open and close system with the handles coming together to open and a release button to close.
This is more of a status symbol than a practical and useful gift, but this Supreme x Victorinox Swiss Army Knife/Money Clip is a must have. Any dude who pulls this bad boy out of their pocket will instantly get nods of approval from the gather masses.
This simple yet iconic bomber jacket from Scandinavian brand Acne is he finishing touch to any outfit. With minimal padding and an elongated fit this jacket is the epitome of coolness.
Add a touch of street cred to your gift giving agenda this Christmas with these limited edition Timberland 6″ boots made exclusively for Little Burgundy. The navy blue nubuck with denim top is the perfect subtle boot for kicking winters butt!