Whether you’re shopping for your husband of 20 years, a best friend, your boyfriend, or a newly-acquired love interest, we all have men in our lives who, no matter how much you beg for a hint, “don’t need anything” for Valentine’s Day.
And while that is well and good (and unhelpful), no one wants to be caught empty-handed when you’re out enjoying an overpriced Valentine’s Day-themed meal. Therefore, for the struggling gift-givers out there, we’ve rounded up 32 unique gift ideas that even the pickiest of men will enjoy.
Starting at less than $10, scroll below to shop the 32 best last-minute Valentine’s Day gifts for men in 2023 that he will actually love and use.
Best gifts for men under $50
These five-inch boxers are naturally breathable and made from comfortable mesh modal fabric. They’re the “best underwear I’ve ever owned,” raves one Lululemon reviewer. “You definitely get what you pay for!”
$38 at Lululemon
This “Amazon’s Choice” treat box has been called a “great last-minute gift” by reviewers.
$12 at Amazon
This best-selling insulated travel mug comes backed by a whopping 49,000 reviews on Yeti and 26,000 reviews on Amazon. Its double-walled vacuum insulation keeps hot drinks hot and cold drinks cold and is dishwasher-safe for easy clean-up.
$45 at YETI
$45 at Amazon
This “Amazon’s Choice” back scratcher has racked up more than 3,300 reviews from shoppers who say it offers three “decent back scratchers” for the “price of one.”
$11 at Amazon
This tasty treat includes 11 individually-wrapped milk chocolate truffles and comes backed by an average rating of 4.7 stars. It’s the “perfect gift,” according to one shopper.
$12 at Amazon
Keep the tunes going in the shower with this “Amazon’s Choice” waterproof shower speaker. The wireless speaker has nearly 19,000 reviews and an average rating of 4.4 stars.
$50 at Amazon
This snug, lightweight beanie keeps chilly days and cold ears at bay. The ribbed toque is available in three colours: bone, java and sonic pink, and two sizes.
$48 at Lululemon
Take the guesswork out of dinner with this “Amazon’s Choice” meat thermometer. The versatile device comes backed by nearly 17,000 reviews and an average rating of 4.6 stars.
$35 at Amazon
Warm toes = warm heart. These Love socks are the perfect gift for someone special (or yourself!) this Valentine’s Day. They’re woven from an organic cotton blend and feature cushioned support.
$28 at Roots
Get a power boost when you need it the most with this compact portable phone charger. This power bank is the size of a lipstick and compatible with most newer iPhone models.
$36 at Amazon
A must-have for movie buffs: These signed script reprints are available in hundreds of movies and TV shows, including Disney classics, Marvel movies and iconic TV shows like “Friends” and “Seinfeld.” Click here to shop the entire collection.
$26 at Etsy
Who doesn’t appreciate chocolate on Valentine’s Day? Especially when it’s Lindt. This top-rated gift includes 14 milk chocolate truffles with an irresistibly smooth melting centre.
$15 at Amazon
Never lose your keys, wallet, or luggage again with the Tile Mate. Attach the Tile Mate to everyday objects like your keys, backpack or bag and keep track of where they end up, whether in Bluetooth range or far away.
$34 at Amazon
Whether they’re into cooking, music, business, tech or art, MasterClass covers every topic under the sun. Individual courses are taught by some of the most famous faces on the planet, including Neil deGrasse Tyson, Stephen Curry, Serena Williams, Chris Hadfield and many more.
Starting from $20 at MasterClass
This no.1 best-selling bike handlebar bag has a sensitive touchscreen phone case, a sun visor and a large storage area to hold your keys, wallet, sunglasses and more. According to one shopper, it “fits securely” on your handlebars and “works like a charm.”
$27 at Amazon
Best gifts for men under $100
This powerful deep muscle treatment works to melt away tension and release soreness in your body, making it an integral part of anyone’s wellness.
$100 at Amazon
This best-selling game set provides everything you need (minus the players!) to play Spikeball. “This game is incredible,” raves one Amazon shopper.
$90 at Amazon
This top-rated Pain Release Duo from Saje Wellness provides topical TLC for muscle pains, strains and soreness. Shoppers call the products their “go-to for pain [relief].” According to one reviewer, “whether muscle pain or a headache, [it] works every time.”
$90 at Saje
A one-of-a-kind gift, to say the least, the Hello Tushy is the self-proclaimed “most thoughtful bidet in the world.” It requires no electricity or plumbing to set up and has more than 15,900 reviews.
$129 at Hello Tushy
This Nordstrom-exclusive set includes a razor, extra 5-blade cartridge, facial moisturizer and shave lather for a complete shave experience.
$89 at Nordstrom Canada
Best gifts for men under $200
These high-performance, wrinkle-resistant pants have earned an average rating of 4.8 stars from Lululemon shoppers who call the style “by far [their] favourite pants.”
$138 at Lululemon
Wrap up this winter in this luxe robe from Parachute. The lightweight, softly textured bathrobe is inspired by the world’s finest spas and is available in four colours.
$179 at Parachute
This fan-favourite Pickleball set includes two Pickleball racquets, four outdoor and indoor balls and one carry bag. Amazon shoppers call the $100 set a “great starter kit” and say it’s “excellent” for players of “all ages and abilities.”
$126 at Amazon
This sleek wireless charger allows you to organize accessories and charge your devices at the same time. According to one shopper, it’s a “great gift for the guy who has everything.”
$175 at Stay Courant
With more than 3,800 reviews backing them, Nordstrom shoppers say these men’s leather slippers are “the most comfortable indoor /outdoor shoes I have ever experienced.”
$140 CAD at Nordstrom Canada
$120 at Nordstrom U.S.
A gift everyone can enjoy: this remote-controlled vibrator connects to the free We-Vibe app, perfect for long-distance play.
$140 at Lovehoney
This cool men’s cargo jacket features plenty of storage and protection from light rain. It’s crafted from four-way stretch fabric and available in four colours.
$198 at Lululemon
Best luxury gifts for men
Crafted from water-resistant, ultra-microfibre vegan leather, this sleek weekender bag is perfect for quick getaways and work trips.
$325 at Monos
Give your sleep situation a major upgrade this winter with these incredibly soft bamboo sheets from one of Oprah’s favourite brands, Cozy Earth. The set has earned a near-perfect 4.9-star rating from 5,200 reviewers and been dubbed the “very best sheets in the whole world.”
$319 at Cozy Earth
Hey big spenders, you’re going to want to keep your wallets out for this one. This fabulously luxe coffee machine makes a wide variety of specialty coffee and espresso drinks like espresso, cappuccino and lattes at the touch of a button. It makes the “best cappuccino ever,” raves one shopper — “perfection!”
$1,200 at Canadian Tire
This featherweight, compact camping and backpacking chair weighs just 1.1 pounds and packs smaller than an average-sized water bottle. The chair can hold up to 260 pounds and has collected rave reviews from Amazon shoppers, earning an average rating of 4.7 stars.
$200 at Amazon
A far cry from your ordinary toothbrush, this Oral-B Power iO toothbrush features seven smart modes for personalized brushing: Daily Clean, Whitening, Gum Care, Sensitive, Intense, Super Sensitive and Tongue Clean. Innovative AI-tracking maps the surface of each tooth, ensuring a complete clean. It “cleans your teeth amazingly,” according to one shopper. “It almost always feels like you went to the dentist.”
$356 at Amazon