With all the Christmas parties and reunions lined up this month, you need to get on your Christmas shopping ASAP. You have everything against you (the store lines, the holiday traffic, and the not-yet present Christmas bonus) so it’s best to come in prepared.
As a girl, shopping for guys can be really tricky, especially when you’ve got a particular budget in mind. For our #ShopAndESCAPE Holiday edition, we’ve come up with a gift list perfect for the men in your life:
PHP 1,000 and below
Rastaclat Knot-A-Clat Psychic (PHP 995)
Spread your guy friends’ positive vibes with this cool bracelet, available at The Nines in Uptown Mall, BGC and on www.thenines.ph.
LUSH Dirty Body Spray (PHP 795)
For gym buffs who carpool with you and stink up the car with man-sweat, give them some of this “dirty” spray and see if they take a hint. This body scent can be found in all LUSH stores in Trinoma Mall, Bonifacio High Street, EDSA Shangri-la Mall, Glorietta Mall, Greenbelt Mall, SM Mall of Asia, Alabang Town Center, Robinsons Magnolia, and Estancia Mall!
Topman Alpine Green Dad Cap (PHP 799)
Some classic headwear for the number one man in your life (or the daddy-est friend in the ‘kada). Either way, you can’t go wrong with this piece, which can be found in all Topman outlets in Trinoma Mall, Power Plant Mall, SM Megamall, SM Mall of Asia, SM Aura, Greenbelt Mall or on www.topman.com.
Tribe Marvel USB (PHP 700)
An office/school essential in a cool design. These USBs are available in different designs on www.zalora.ph.
The Good Book Flask In A Box (PHP 995)
For the naughty boys pretending to be nice, grab this funny novelty gift at Quirks outlets in SM Megamall, Power Plant Mall, and U.P. Town Center or on www.quirksph.com.
PHP 2,000 and below
Klean Kanteen Sports Classic (PHP 1,695)
Perfect for triathletes and guys looking to get fit! You can get them at the Certified Calm outlet in BGC or EDSA Shangri-la Mall, and also on www.certifiedcalm.com!
Scratch Map (PHP 1,550)
For the globetrotter, this awesome map of the world helps you track the countries you’ve been to. (Honestly might just get it for myself.) These scratch maps are available at Quirks outlets in SM Megamall, Power Plant Mall, and U.P. Town Center or on www.quirksph.com!
Crep Protect Cure Kit (PHP 1,495)
If you’ve got a sneakerhead in your life, this is a definite essential. He will love you as much as one of his beloved pairs—nah, maybe that’s pushing it. But he’ll be real happy. Check them out on www.zeus.ph.
Batman Money Holder (PHP 1,131)
Any die-hard DC fans? He probs can’t have cash like Bruce Wayne but he can have Batman guarding his bills. Grab this piece on www.zalora.ph!
Travelogue (PHP 1,050)
Another one for the wanderers. This travel diary is perfect for documenting trips and adventures! Snag one at Quirks outlets in SM Megamall, Power Plant Mall, and U.P. Town Center or on www.quirksph.com!
PHP 3,000 and below
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Video Game (PHP 3,000)
The fourth major installment of the Star Wars Battlefront series was released only a few weeks back, making it pretty high in the wishlist. Visit Datablitz in Trinoma Mall, Power Plant Mall, Robinsons Magnolia, Gateway Mall and all SM malls for a copy or check it out on www.datablitz.com.ph.
Call Of Duty Video Game (PHP 2,800)
This first-person shooter video game is a classic and favorite for many gamers. The latest release, Call of Duty: WWII just came out earlier in the month and is still a hot item. Again, Datablitz (in Trinoma Mall, Power Plant Mall, Robinsons Magnolia, Gateway Mall and all SM malls for a copy or check it out on www.datablitz.com.ph) is the place for your gamer needs!
Vans Old School (PHP 2,799)
A classic shoe to go with any streetwear look. You can grab a pair at The Nines in Uptown Mall, BGC.
Singleton 12 Year Old (PHP 2,899)
This single malt whisky will definitely get all the boys lined up at your door. Best part is that you can just head on to www.boozy.ph, tap on the bottle and have it delivered to your house!
Hennessy VS Limited Edition By Scott Campbell Cognac (PHP 2,490)
If he’s more of a cognac kinda guy then this limited edition bottle is perfect for him! Again, hit up www.boozy.ph to snag a bottle!
Vitaly Necklace (PHP 3,850)
Who says only girls can appreciate jewelry as gifts? This sexy piece of bling can be found at The Nines in Uptown Mall, BGC and on www.thenines.ph.
WD Elements 750GB External Hard Drive (PHP 3,700)
Nowadays, almost everything is digital. If your man doesn’t have a drive for all his files (or could use another one), this external hard drive is perfect for him. Check out www.wdc.com for specs. It’s also available on www.lazada.com.ph!
Andoer CDR2 Digital Camera (PHP 3,650)
Get yo’ man (or bro or dad) this sleek digital camera and they’ll be thanking you well into 2020. As long as they use it to take great pics of you, it’s no problem! This digi-cam is available on www.lazada.com.ph.
PlayStation 4 Gaming Headphones (PHP 3,319)
While these headphones (available on www.lazada.com.ph) might just give him more reason to never leave his PC, you ~will~ make him super happy!
JBL Flip 3 Speakers (PHP 3,599)
Ab Glider (PHP 4,999)
If your bae’s ab game increases with this gift, for whom is this gift for really? You or him? Get one on www.lazada.com.ph.
Crate and Barrel Boxed Set 11-Piece (PHP 4,749)
For the aspiring bartenders! Best part is that you can be the guinea pig for all their experiments with this gift set, which, of course, is available on www.boozy.ph!
Marshall 2 Over The Head Headphones (PHP 4,650)
Know a guy who takes his sounds seriously? I certainly do. You can call him maarte for his sound gear preferences but you can’t deny that he knows his stuff. This pair of headphones will satisfy even him. Grab a pair at Digital Walker outlets in Eastwood City Mall, Century City Mall, and Greenhills or on www.lazada.com.ph!
Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star (PHP 4,550)
You can match Chuck Taylors with absolutely everything, even a suit if he’s feeling rebellious. This classic pair is available at Converse outlets in U.P. Town Center, Gateway Mall, Robinsons Magnolia and on www.converse.com.ph!
Pharell Williams Hu Hiking Hoodie (PHP 4,495)
This hoodie is stylish AND comfortable, available at the Adidas outlet in Uptown Mall, BGC. He might even let you borrow it if you play your cards right.
Have any other gift suggestions for the men in your life? Hit us up in the comments below!