45 Great Gifts For Men On Amazon

From a bike-mountable phone holder to a travel pillow hoodie, these gifts are pretty clever.

by Shayna Murphy
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If you're looking for cool gift ideas, Amazon's Most Wished For page is an incredibly handy tool for discovering all the most popular stuff. The page automatically pulls in all of the most bookmarked gadgets, housewares, grooming products, and beyond, then sorts them by category so everything is easy to find.

The only downside is that it can get overwhelming. That's why I've picked some of the most brilliant things that are currently climbing up the page's ranks so you know exactly where to start — and it’ll help you find perfect presents for the most important men in your life.


A Hat Liner That Absorbs Excess Sweat

A super practical gift for anyone who wears a hat — especially golfers or those who work in the sun — these hat liners absorb sweat, reducing stains, dripping, eye-burning, and odors. They're hypoallergenic and acne-friendly and stick right on to the inside of and type of cap.


This Digital Measuring Tape That Takes Away All The Guesswork

This digital tape measure takes away all of the guesswork and makes it beyond simple to tackle all your measuring projects. Extending out to 16 feet, this tape measure has three memory functions — one that's short term for quick projects, and two store for a longer time if you're designing a room space. It's also got a metric conversion feature, and is made from durable polycarbonate plastic that's resistant to rust and other types of inclement weather.


This Balm That Works Like A Deep Conditioner For Beards

Keeping hair and beards velvety soft and nourished is easy with this beard butter, which basically works like a deep leave-in conditioner and skin moisturizer. The balm also delivers a one-two punch of hydration and nutrients to skin — and you can use it to to moisturize dry skin, too.


A Storage Unit That Organizes & Tests Batteries

Whether you're trying test or store batteries, this compact battery organizer is great and designed to hold different sizes and types of batteries. The locking lid makes it easily transportable as well as small enough to store anywhere from drawers or cabinets.


This Stainless Steel Nail Clipper Set That Comes In A Leather Case

These nail clippers are beyond durable and made from stainless steel, so you won't have to stress about continuously having to buy another set. There are two clippers in the pack — one with a flat top and one with a curved top — along with a nail filer. All three accessories come with a leather case, and over 10,000 customers have given the set a five-star rating.


This Electric Razor That Provides A Contoured Shave

This electric razor has over 4,000 five-star reviews and a devoted following for its ability to deliver a smooth, close shave. Reviewers have called it the “greatest shaver at any price” and love the way the flexible foil adjusts to the unique shape of each face. It’s battery-powered for maximum portability and is even washable for easy cleanup.


This Small But Rugged Wallet Holds Just What You Need

This high-quality, durable, and really stylish wallet lives up to the hype. It can hold about 10 cards, has no top closure, and is made from polyester. While this wallet is sizable enough to fit what you need, it's not so big that it becomes a black hole filled with extra business cards, receipts, or junk you won't need (which is a big problem for some). "Perfect size to hold everything I need and small enough to keep me from collecting pointless business cards I'll never look at again," wrote one reviewer.


A Phone Holder You Can Mount On Your Bike That Has A Convenient Pocket

This phone holder that you can mount onto your bike isn’t just a waterproof case that has a sensitive touch screen front — it’s also a convenient pocket for all of your essentials. Yep, this mount has a clever pocket where you can store keys, cash, wallet, a mini tire pump, or whatever else you need while going on a bike ride, making this an essential for any cyclist.


A Portable Ping Pong Net So You Can Play Anywhere

Ensure you and your friends are always entertained — whether in the backyard or at the beach — with this portable, retractable ping pong net. It's lightweight and easy to pack — this net shrinks down to just 6 inches yet can be expanded to clip onto any table up to 6 feet. Designed for both indoor and outdoor use, this net is weatherproof and perfect for summertime.


This Digital Meat Thermometer With A Built-In Bottle Opener

I’m not sure there’s a better gift for BBQ lovers than this digital meat thermometer with a built-in bottle opener so they can both whip up perfectly cooked pieces of meat and crack open a beer without missing a beat. The thermometer features a retractable, rotating probe to keep hands safe from heat as well as a backlit screen to easily see temperatures. Plus, an internal magnet means it will easily store on any metal surface.


A Car Seat Gap Filler With A Cup Holder Attachment

Not only does this car seat gap filler protect items from slipping into that impossible-to-reach crack, but it also provides you with an additional cup holder. The filler is made of soft, faux leather and fits in most cars and trucks. It’s perfect for propping up things you might need handy, like your wallet or phone, and, if needed, the cup holder can be detached for maximum leg room.


A Party Game That'll Have Groups Laughing For Hours

Though certainly not kid-friendly, this card game allows user to choose who in their group is "most likely to..." You can play with as many people as you want — the more, the better — but it's especially perfect between close friends who aren't afraid of calling each other out. With 250 cards, you can play for hours — or multiple times without worrying about it getting repetitive.


A Tracking Tag To Help You Keep Your Possessions Close

With the Tile Mate, you easily set up a connection to can keep track of everything that is most important— such as keys, wallets, and more by checking your Tile app. This sleek and compact tag also has a button to call your phone if you’ve misplaced it, and it’s even waterproof.


These Meat Shredding Claws That Create The Pulled Pork Of Your Dreams

Avid barbecuers will appreciate these popular meat-shredding claws that have earned a high 4.7-star rating over 26,000-plus reviews. They fit comfortably in the hand and make it supremely easy to create pulled pork, chicken, or brisket thanks to their sharp claws. The BPA-free nylon material makes them heat-resistant up to 475 degrees Fahrenheit and they’re just as useful for carving and lifting.


This Set Of Whiskey Glasses With Their Own Chilling Stones

For the whiskey or scotch aficionado, this set of four, 10-ounce glasses is a winning gift. They feature a weighted bottom for added stability, while the granite chilling stones will keep your old fashioned ice-cold without watering it down. The best part? These glasses are dishwasher-safe, making clean-up easier.


A Pair Of Cut-Resistant Gloves To Keep Hands Safe

Just as helpful in the kitchen as in the woodshop, these cut-resistant gloves work to keep hands safe from harm. They’re made of material that’s four times stronger than leather yet are still comfortably breathable. The gloves can be worn on either hand, are food-safe, and can even be machine-washed. Choose from a variety of available sizes ranging from extra-small to extra-large.


This Roomy Backpack Is Lightweight And Folds Into Itself

This ultra-spacious and multipurpose backpack features several pockets, including an internal zippered pocket and two side mesh pockets ideal for water bottles and umbrella. It's made with tear-resistant nylon, repels water, and is extra reinforced in more than 31 places, so you can store a lot as you go. It also folds into a convenient pouch when you're not using it, so it's a great bag to bring when you're on a trip and might carry extra things back.


This Pet Hair Remover With Over 140,000 Ratings

This pet hair remover is a great gift for any dog or cat lover. The easy-to-clean roller doesn’t use any finicky sticky tape, instead the nylon brush grabs hair and distributes it into a large waste compartment that opens to remove with the simple push of a button. Not only great for all your clothes, the lint roller also works on couches, beds, carpets, blankets, car seats, and more. Plus, it has over 140,000 ratings on Amazon.


This Beard Grooming Kit That Covers All The Bases

Taking care of beards can be tough if you have one, but with this all-in-one beard grooming care kit, it's super easy. This comes with a beard brush, comb, beard oil made, beard balm, and scissors for trimming.


This Super-Strong Cable That's Compatible With Virtually All Apple Devices

This reinforced USB charging cable has a 10-foot range, is built to be compatible with most Apple devices (including the new iPhone X), and has a weighted knot to keep it exactly where you want it. Because this cord has a unique structure and extra support along connector joints, it won't break and strain as easily as standard lightning cables do, but it's still flexible enough that you can curl it up and pack it in a travel bag when you're on-the-go.


A Dip Clip That Hooks Into The Car Vent To Hold Sauces On The Go

For anyone who adores fries or chicken nuggets while en route, this Dip Clip is essential. It mounts to any car’s air vent to hold any kind of sauce, be that ketchup, hot sauce, or barbecue sauce. Available in a pack of two, the holder also comes with two reusable ramekins to fill with up to five packets of your favorite sauce.


This Sturdy, Extra-Large Smart Notebook

This smart notebook is a great way to keep track of your ideas and never lose them once they transfer to your smartphone. Each 6 by 8.8-inch notebook comes with a Pilot Frixion Pen & Microfiber Cloth. And, you’ll never waste paper again.


A Pair Of Silicone Oven Mitts With A Textured Grip

There’s nothing these silicone oven mitts can’t handle (literally, thanks to their nonslip grip) and they will be much appreciated by the passionate cook or baker in the house. They’re fully heat-resistant up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit, not to mention the fact that they’re also waterproof and steam-resistant. Forearms are appropriately protected as well and the mitts can even be tossed in the washing machine for easy cleaning. They’re available in 12 colors.


This Space-Saving Organizer That Keeps Ties Completely Sorted

Those big bundles of ties that are in your drawers, taking up space, will be all gone with this hanging organizer. Each rack holds up to 20 ties securely, saving vital dresser and closet space, while also providing one easy-to-find place where you can thumb through and pick ties to wear in minutes, versus always having to scurry to find what you're looking for. It comes with a 360 degree rotating hanger, so you can also spin this rack around to get a closer look.


A Yoda Chia Pet That Looks Like It’s Floating

Not only is this a baby Yoda-shaped chia pet, but it has a clear acrylic stand to make it look like this trendy houseplant is floating. The actual pot is made of terra cotta with plenty of spots for the included chia seeds, and it’s completely reusable.


This Portable Neck Fan That Cools The Entire Head

For the one in the family that always seems to run hot (you know the one), get them this portable neck fan for instant relief no matter where they are. It features 78 air outlets all along its length that cool the whole head as well as three different speed options. The motor runs quietly and can last for up to 16 hours at the lowest speed after just one charge via USB-C. Choose from five stylish colors such as dark green, yellow, or gray.


A Fitness Tracker With A Bunch Of Alexa Features

This fitness tracker band is always an easy gift because it looks super sleek and works for 15 days before it needs to be charged. When he’s not tracking workouts, this compact watch will report back on sleep habits or work with Amazon Alexa to check the weather, set alarms, and more.


These Adjustable BBQ Lights So You Can Always See What You’re Grilling

A great gift for any grill master, these lights secure with a magnet to your barbecue and feature a gooseneck that can adjust 360 degrees so your whole grill is always in sight, no matter how much you’re cooking up at once. The aluminum alloy lights can withstand extreme heat and run on (included) AAA batteries so you can take them anywhere.


A Bento Box Specifically Designed For Salads

This bento-style salad container is the perfect gift for a guy who’s looking to rock a healthy lunch on the go. It features two trays, one with a large compartment for greens or grains and another with three compartments for fruits, veggies, or nuts. A built-in reusable fork is included as well as a small container with a leak-proof lid for dressing or sauce. To top it all off, an airtight lid keeps contents fresh and mess contained. All in all, a pretty sweet incentive for healthy eating.


A Shower Drink Holder For A Sip ‘N Wash Experience

There’s no more thoughtful gift for the serious beer or seltzer connoisseur than this shower drink holder that allows them to sip as they wash. Made of silicone, it adheres securely to a range of surfaces such as tile, marble, or glass without requiring suction cups or leaving behind sticky residue. Perfectly designed to hold a 12-ounce short can, you can choose from lots of colors and patterns on offer such as red-white-blue Americana pattern, dark blue, or camo.


This Wireless Charging Pad That Works With Phones & Earbuds

Make it easy to always have tech powered up and ready to go with this versatile wireless charging pad. It can be used to quickly charge Apple and Android phones as well as earbuds stored in their cases. A rubber ring on top helps to keep items in place and built-in surge protection delivers circuit-friendly power. It’s available in six fun colors such as classic black or sleek clove purple.


A TV Backlight Strip To Improve Their Viewing Experience

Transform nightly movie viewing or competitive gaming with this TV backlight strip that both improves contrast and reduces eye strain. The strip can be cut to size and mounted easily to the back of the TV thanks to peel-and-stick adhesive. Plug it into the TV’s USB for power and adjust brightness levels by using the convenient inline controls.


This Flexible Holder Mounts Tablets From Your Headboard

There are all sorts of settings where you might need to hold a smartphone: in the kitchen, in bed, or against a nightstand when you're trying to watch YouTube. This flexible phone neck holder works in every one of these scenarios, and features a bendy gooseneck, thickened aluminum base, and works on both Apple and Android products.


An Adjustable Travel Pillow To Keep You Comfy On Any Trip

This isn’t your ordinary neck pillow — it’s twisty and adjustable to fit whatever position you need to stay comfy on even the longest trips. Rather than a stiff U-shape that can only support your neck, this memory foam pillow features a bendable design that can be adjusted to whatever shape you need — a long log, a bunched-up pillow, a U for your neck — you name it. Plus, this set comes with a sleep mask and earplugs to make sure your next trip is your best trip.


These Oven Liners That Make Messes Easy To Clean

These heavy-duty oven liners get placed on the bottom of the oven or on a lower oven rack to catch all manner of mess that might otherwise burn to a smoky crisp. They come in a set of two, can be easily cut to size, and are a sustainable alternative to aluminum foil as they can be washed and reused again and again. Made of nonstick material, they’re heat-resistant up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit and come in three finishes: black, gold, and silver.


An Under-Cabinet Light For Affordable Accent Lighting

This pack of two under-cabinet lights makes it supremely easy to add tasteful accent lighting to spaces at a fraction of the normal cost. They install easily using self-adhesive or the included hardware and give off a warm white light that gently illuminates spaces. As an extra convenience, a wireless remote lets you adjust brightness as well as set automatic timers.


These Workout Shorts With A Pocket For Your Phone

Whether your guy is an avid runner, a basketball star, or always on top of the latest exercise craze, these workout shorts are the perfect gift. The outer layer features an adjustable waistband, and the inner layer is made of spandex that conforms to your legs and features a pocket perfect for storing your phone during all those workouts. It’s breathable and quick-dry, so you’re always comfortable no matter how much you sweat. One review calls them the “greatest workout shorts ever!!”


A Bacon Grease Container That Preserves Precious Cooking Fat

This bacon grease container cleverly allows for the mess-free preserving of that delicious, flavorsome cooking fat to be used again for other cooking projects. It’s made of dishwasher-safe stainless steel and includes a handy mesh filter to easily sift out large food particles. The handle and spout allow for effortless pouring and a lid is included to keep the contents protected.


This Splatter Screen That Keeps Stovetops Sparkling

For those who love cooking but aren’t exactly loving the mess left on the stovetop, get this splatter screen that prevents grease from escaping the pan. It’s made of fine stainless steel mesh that allows steam through, but not burning oil, and features a heat-resistant handle. Built-in feet allow it to be placed on the counter without leaving a mess and it can be thoroughly cleaned in the dishwasher. It’s available in four sizes.


A Magnetic Pickup Tool With A Telescoping Neck

This ingenious magnetic pickup tool will be an asset to any home repair DIY-er. It features a magnetic head that’s attached to a telescoping neck (up to 22 inches) in order to get into tight and hard-to-reach spaces in addition to a magnetic base for hands-free work. Plus, in case conditions are dark, there’s an actual LED flashlight built into the end as well. No nut or bolt will escape their clutches as a handy belt clip on the side allows them to always have this tool at the ready.


This Slim Credit Card Holder In 14 Faux-Leather Colors

If you know a guy who needs to update his wallet game, this faux leather card holder is a great gift. It features 11 card pockets and a built-in stainless steel money clip for cash. Plus, the wallet is certified to protect against RFID and NFC scanners, making sure your data and identity is always secure. And the slim design means there’s no more bulky wallet crowding his back pocket.


A Hair-Catching Apron For A Mess-Free Shave

For the guy who hates the tedious bathroom cleanup after every shave, this beard bib has you covered. Featured on Shark Tank, one side of the apron goes around your neck and the other adheres to the mirror above the sink via suction cups, and catches all the falling hairs as you groom. Then, when it’s time to clean up, the hair slides right off into the garbage for a mess-free countertop every time.


This Universal Phone Mount With One-Touch Lock & Release

Make life more comfortable navigating the roads with this universal phone mount that features an innovative and safety-minded one-touch button to both lock and release the phone. It mounts to either the car’s dash or windshield and includes a built-in telescopic arm to dial in the perfect viewing angle. Plus, it includes a magnetic tab to wrap around the charging cable which can then be stored at the bottom of the mount.


A Pack Of Cable Clips That Organizes Their Home Office

With a gift of these cable clips, they’ll be able to swiftly bring order to that chaotic tangle of cords around their desk. Every pack comes with 16 clips of varying sizes that hold anywhere from one to five cords with each mounting to any smooth surface easily using self-adhesive. Additionally, these clips can be used to hold toothbrushes, pens, or other desk supplies as needed.


This Drink Holder That Prevents Beverages From Tipping Over

This clever drink holder mounts to a variety of surfaces such as a boat, car, or bench, to securely hold your beverage and prevent spillage. It stays in place securely thanks to a tacky base and can be easily repositioned as needed. A high outer wall protects the drink with a notch built-in to accommodate handles. Use it with mugs or glasses with an inner removable ring included to cater to larger or smaller-sized cups.

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