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Christmas gift edit: for men

Need some inspiration for man gifts? How about these … some from Somerset shops, some online (and some of the Somerset shops are online too).man-gifts

Top row, L to R:

Very clever multi-tasking Troika Construction Pens – they’ve got a spirit level, slotted and Philips screwdriver, stylus and four different scales for scales conversion, all within the same good looking pen, from Postscript, £19.95.

The Whisky Wedge silicone mould keeps spirits chilled without watering them down, from Oliver Bonas, £18.

Moustache kit with a pair of sharp grooming scissors, moustache wax and a miniature handmade moustache comb – moustache not included, from Caro, £18.

Middle row, L to R:

Form & Thread socks, from Resident, £15

Groovy Lenco 2-speed turntable for playing vinyl and recording directly onto MP3, from Oliver Bonas (online only), £120. John Lewis has one in red, £119.95.

Brass fish penknife, with case, from Graham & Green, £14.95.

Bottom row, L to R:

Manfood pickles gift box (ale chutney, bread & butter pickle, piccalilli and achar), from Emporio la Strada, £19.95.

Sandqvist wash bag in navy, from Merchant Menswear, £39.

Vintage-style letter board, from England at Home, £42.50.

And for anyone with a beard and a sense of humour…


These chaps are wearing gold but you can get red glitter from Oliver Bonas, £25.

We haven’t forgotten the ladies or kids (as if we could!) – check out our Christmas gift edit for women and Christmas gift edit for kids


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