Whether it’s a family member, a friend or a significant other, it always seems a bit more difficult to buy for men. Playing it safe by going for the classic cologne or socks is not the game plan we recommend this Christmas. Instead, we want you to consider local, quality Irish produce guaranteed to make him happy.
At Guaranteed Irish, we want to make your Christmas all the merrier by having a #GuaranteedIrishChristmas, spreading festive generosity to your local community and businesses around you. GuaranteedIrishGifts.ie is a shop window showcasing hundreds of authentic Irish gift ideas online to make your shopping plans much less daunting.
Getting the Guaranteed Irish G under your Christmas Tree means you’re gifting both your loved ones and widespread community.
Below you will find a selection of high-quality authentic Irish products that will make your Christmas tree all the greener through your sustainable efforts to buy local. This week’s blog features an assortment of authentic Irish gifts for him.
The perfect gift for a GAA fanatic, or even for someone who enjoys the casual puc around, a Torpey Bambú hurley is a gift that will be valued and provide hours of enjoyment. The Torpey Bambú offers greater strike, consistency and sustainability in a hurley. Made from 100% Bambú, the Hurley is highly sustainable and kinder to the planet, without compromising performance. Shop the Torpey Bambú worth €65 and multiple other hurleys for adults and children at www.torpey.ie.
We all know a Dad, uncle or brother who lives and breathes golfing. Rest assured, there is a perfect gift them at Foregolf who build custom fitted golf clubs by a team who are trained at Tour level and performance focused. Working with golfing’s most up to date manufacturers to get your best custom fitting and testing its’ performance on real target greens, the fitting experience is a gift in itself for a golfer. Shop Foregolf vouchers at www.foregolf.ie.
Taking stainless steel, plastic and wood that would have ended up in landfill, CRANN transform these materials into stylish accessories. This Portach Irish Bog Oak men’s watch is made from reclaimed Galway bog oak sculpture suited to both casual wear and the evening ensemble. CRANN kindly offer a lifetime warranty on their products, honouring their core value of sustainability and to ensure customers are satisfied. Shop the Portach Irish Bog Oak watch from €209 and much more at www.crann.co.
This traditional men’s grooming gift set contains a Hemu Wood brush with natural bristles and Green Man shaving soap, to shave like your grandfather did! While cocoa butter and avacado oil moisturise the skin, they also contain vitamins and minerals that nourish the skin while shaving. These are complimented by sweet orange and soothing lavender aromas to leave your skin smelling and feeling refreshed. Suitable for all skin types, this shaving kit can be purchased at www.airmidsoap.com for a very affordable €21.95.
This McWilliam Hold All Sailing bag is a totally practical and effortlessly versatile gift. Handmade from abrasion resistant, durable fabric, the McWilliam Hold All fits a surprising amount of your belongings and even when full can be squeezed into tight storage spaces. The perfect combination of style and practicality. From €110, McWilliams bags offer small, medium and large sized bags available at www.mcwilliambags.com.
For something a little different, these cufflinks are beautifully detailed with a double Trinity knot, made from the finest sterling silver with a high polished finish. In their Dublin based studio, Arnua use recycled and ethically sourced materials to create unique Celtic jewellery. Shop these double knot trinity cuff links worth €155 and more at www.arnua.com.
Tune in next week for our health and wellness gift guide!