HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: GIFTS FOR HIM!
Whether the men in your life are outdoors-y, sporty, laid-back, fashion-forward, mountain-y, business-y, artistic, or anything in between—we have some pretty nifty gift ideas for all those handsome fellas!
Four Old Fashioneds? Coming right up! With over 60 unique designs to choose from, Benoit’s Design Company offers uniquely-etched drinking glass designs for everyone on your list—from compasses to flamingos, and everything in-between! Available online in sets of four. Made in Maine!!
They’re hip, they’re cool, and they are the perfect lightweight travel companion for trips of all kinds—whether it’s a one-night getaway, a work trip, or an extended vacation! These travel/dopp kits from Eliot, Maine-based Hoist Away Bags have enough room to carry all the essentials and then some. As with all of Hoist Away’s handcrafted products, these dopp kits are made from 100% authentic, retired sails with a bit of the sailing legacy stitched into each one. Available in medium and large sizes, and in many color combinations.
Give the grill masters in your life everything they need to pull off indoor barbecues and summer cookouts with flare (pun intended)! Two of Stonewall Kitchen’s best-selling sauces, and three of their most popular rubs, are attractively bundled in winter packaging that’s just begging to be placed under the tree. Meat lovers are sure to get fired up (pun intended!) about this grilling collection, and who could blame them??
Stylish sweaters for your feet? We think YES! Keep your toes toasty when Jack Frost comes to town with these fashionable and functional socks. Because can anything really say “stocking stuffer” like a good, old-fashioned pair of good-quality socks??
Designed in New England by KJP, and sold online and in-store at Daytrip Society.
The warmth and beauty of these gold metal hammered Moscow mule mugs will surely stand out in any crowd! Serve your favorite classic cocktails (we’re looking at you Moscow mules and mint juleps!) in these trendy mugs—the metal construction will keep drinks well-chilled to the last sip. Pop! Fizz! Ahhhh…available at Forest & Ash.
This Maine designed, printed, and themed tee features some of the most popular peaks in Maine’s Vacationland—Bigelow Mountain, Sugarloaf Mountain, Pleasant Mountain, Tumbledown Mountain, Mount Katahdin, and Old Speck Mountain! Wouldn’t it be fun to wear on your next hike?? Available at Hills & Trails.
You can get it framed, you can get it unframed, but either way, you’ll be receiving a punch of color and endless delight with Brainstorm’s Mountain Hiking Print. Just think of the joy on your favorite hiker’s face when he or she opens up this bundle of mountainous joy on Christmas morning!! Made and printed right here in the Granite state!
Precisely engineered to keep your beverages cold for hours upon hours, the Freeze Glasses from Farm + Table are a wonderful addition to any dinner party or football game (GO PATS!!). After just two hours in the freezer, they’re ready to go! Beer, martini, whiskey, wine, and shot glasses are also available in-store at Farm + Table.
This season, the beloved S’well Bottle brings us this rugged-yet-stylish camo canteen featuring stainless steel, triple-layered, vacuum-insulated construction designed to keep beverages cold for up to 24 hours, or hot for up to 12 hours. This bottle is available in-store only at Spaces in Kennebunk, but check out their website for other swell S’well bottles!
Do you know a special someone who wants to keep beer fresh and carbonated for weeks?? Take a gander at these UKEG mini kegs from Inside Out! Durable and usable both in-home or on the go, these small kegs are functional and just.plain.cool.
Guaranteed to be the softest and most stylish underwear you’ll ever own?? We’ll take the active team at Runner’s Alley’s word for this one! 2UNDR boxer briefs are a great gift for the dad or dude in your life. Available in a variety of prints at Runner’s Alley.
What a bright idea of a gift!! This LED beanie is a warm and functional accessory for long, dark nights during the winter in New England! The USB-rechargeable light offers three levels of brightness that let you see and be seen in the dark, giving you hands-free visibility (and warmth) while camping, dog walking, shoveling and enjoying a plethora of winter activities. Pop the removable light out to toss the hat in the washing machine. What’s not to love?? Available in-store and online in 4 colors at Daisy Trading Company.