10 Lifestyle Gifts for Men
Le Labo Laurier 62 Classic Candle
Perhaps he’s already hooked on Le Labo’s cult Santal 33 fragrance, but has he experienced the olfactory treat of the brand’s candles? Laurier 62 comprises layered notes that include laurel, rosemary, eucalyptus, thyme, cumin, clove, amber, patchouli and sandalwood – a complex yet sophisticated plethora that will resonate in his home. It looks good on the mantelpiece, too.
Montblanc MB 01 Over-Ear Headphones
For desks already graced by Montblanc stationery, these sleek leather headphones are a sophisticated finish to the home office experience. Comfortably cushioned for long days of meetings, they offer crystal-clear sound with Active Noise Cancellation and a proximity sensor that pauses audio when they're taken off, and plays it again as they’re put back on. Smooth.
Meal For Two at Gordon Ramsay Burger
Sharing a meal with a loved one is among life’s greatest pleasures. A voucher for a dining experience at Gordon Ramsay Burger will treat him to that, and the unrivalled joy of 100% UK-heritage beef patties – made from a bespoke blend of chuck, brisket and ribeye cap – served with indulgent sides and a thick, creamy milkshake. Here’s hoping you’re his plus-one.
For the man who takes pride in his appearance, a trip to the Harrods Hair and Beauty Salon is a sure-fire success. The Men’s Grooming Experience voucher includes a cut and blow dry from an advanced stylist, as well as a blissful 50-minute Signature Personalised massage using Aromatherapy Associates’ City Serenity oil for optimum stress relief.
Creed Aventus Eau de Parfum
If he’s something of a whisky connoisseur, we’ll wager that The Dalmore’s 2003 Vintage Highland Single Malt is already on his radar. One of the highly coveted Distillery Exclusives, this unique Scotch whisky offers a sweet aroma of creamy caramel, ripe figs and banana bread, finished with accents of dark fruit. Perfect for savouring with a mince pie.
Sage Precision Brewer Coffee Machine
The crema de la crème of coffee machines, Sage’s Precision Brewer is a real all-rounder for serious coffee drinkers. Six different modes – including Iced and Strong – make for a brew that’s exactly as he likes it. He can even experiment with different bloom times, drip speeds and temperatures to get the most out of different roasts.