Finally i have completed the list of some perfect 50th birthday gift ideas for men, YAY! Actually i was researching over some good gifts that one could gift a man who is turning fifty on his birthday. And finally after few days of research i am here for you with researched gift list. So stay tunned and go through each list to find the best choice.
By the time a man turns 50, he becomes pretty much set in his ways. His likes and dislikes towards certain things become quite profound and you cannot expect him to suddenly develop a liking for something which he has never liked in the past 50 years of his life. Therefore, when choosing a gift for the 50th birthday of any man, it is important that one finds a gift which matches the personality and tastes of the birthday boy.
If you want to play safe, it is always better to opt for the more practical gifts. However, if you have a deep and personal relationship with the man, and know exactly what tickles his funny bones, then you can actually be adventurous in your choice of gift and find something funny and wacky for his 50th birthday.
Classic gifts like ties, cufflinks, etc., to more personalized and modern gifts like latest gadgets, funny T-shirts, etc., there are hundreds of choices available in the market, but at the end of the day, you need to make sure that the gift you select is as per the liking and preference of the birthday boy.
50th birthday gift ideas for men
Keeping in mind the general preferences and choices that men usually have, I have compiled a list of some great ideas for finding and choosing the best and a perfect gift for the 50th birthday of a man.
Hobby Related Gifts
Every man has a hobby, which he is passionate about. While some men are able to make time in their busy schedule to accommodate this hobby on a daily basis, many men simply postpone it till after their retirement. Irrespective of which category of men your birthday boy belongs to, the age of 50 is a perfect age, when all men should start devoting a little time towards their hobby, in preparation for their retirement. Your gift, which can be anything associated with that hobby, would act like a push for him to start considering taking up his hobby a little more seriously.
If you thought the style was something that only young and college going men were bothered about, then you are highly mistaken. Elderly men, around the age of 50, too, like to ensure that they dress up stylishly and do everything possible to maintain their good looks and charm. In fact, around the age of 50, as old age starts to set in, men have to take better care of themselves, their skin, their hair, their clothes, etc., and therefore any styling gift presented by you to them would always be appreciated by them.
A safe and a practical option in finding a gift for the 50th birthday of a man is to present him with something which is related to his work, and which would make his daily tasks at the office a little more convenient and easy. A good desk organizer, a stylish pen set, personalized stationary, etc., there are many options in this category, which you can consider for gifting purposes.
Catering To His Taste Buds
Finding a gift for a man with strong tastes can be easy and economical too. Today it is possible to buy the finest tasting and aged wine bottles online at very reasonable price. Besides wine, you can buy many other exotic food and alcohol gift baskets for the 50th birthday of a man. If you select the right food and drinks to be a part of this hamper, you can be sure that your gift would be greatly loved by the birthday boy.
Recommended 50th birthday gifts for men
To make things a little easier for you below is a list of some very specific gift items, which you can simply purchase from the internet, or from your nearby shops to gift to a man for his 50th birthday.
Year To Remember Coin Set
This gift consists of 5 different US coins, each one minted in the year in which he was born. Each coin represents some special or fun event from the US history. A certificate of authenticity for each coin is also given along with this set of coins. This coin set is a nice collectible item which most of the men would love to have.
Fifty And Fabulous Wine Glass
Make the birthday boy feel good about his age with this amazing set of wine glasses which celebrate his mature age. These wine glasses are made from good and solid glass and are, therefore, strong and sturdy and can be easily used for serving wine to guests at fun parties thrown for close friends.
Heated Back And Seat Massager
He is not young anymore and the long working hours must be taking a toll on his back and shoulders. Gift his this useful back and seat massager, which he can easily carry to the office, place it on his office chair and enjoy a good massage all through the day, while he works hard to complete all the office work.
Bateaux London Lunch Cruise For Two
Do not let the age come in between you and romance. Therefore, if it is your husband or boyfriend turning 50, you can gift him this luxury cruise lunch for two people, and rekindle the romance between the two of you. Even kids can consider gifting this gift to their fathers, and allow their parents to enjoy some nice, quiet and lovely time alone in each other’s company on this beautiful and exotic cruise.
Men prefer and appreciate practical gifts more than emotional gifts, and this magnetic wristband is a very useful and practical gift item. Besides being a great additional to the toolbox, it comprises of magnetic plates which help in keeping the nails, screws, and bolts secure. It also has PVC pockets for holding the non-metal items. When working in tight spaces, this magnetic wristband can prove to be of great help.
Etched World Globe Liquor Decanter
This liquor decanter not only looks stylish and pretty when used at parties, but it is extremely practical in use as well. The decanter can be twisted to any angle and the aroma and the beauty of the liquor stored enjoyed can be enjoyed by everyone close to this decanter. The decanter is delivered in a beautiful gift box, and the glass used for the making of this decanter is 100% lead-free, thus making it safe for the storage and serving of alcohol in it.
Personalized Golf Balls
If the person whose 50th birthday you are celebrating is a big fan of golf or plays this game himself, then a perfect gift for hi would give him these very special, and personalized golf balls to him. The graphics for the writings on the balls can be chosen by you and you can get either the name of the birthday boy or the birth date printed on these balls. Each set of this gift item comes with 12 golf balls.
50th Birthday Survival Kit
This is a fun gift, where you, in a funny way help the birthday boy prepare for his old age. The kit consists of some very simple items, but each one of them has a special significance. The kit consists of 50 pennies, as a startup capital for the retirement fund, paper clips, for holding things together in the old age, magnifying glass to help see things when the eyesight becomes weak, pudding to get in the habit if eating soft food which do not require the use of teeth, notepad to help him remember daily things which he would keep forgetting in the old age. You can add more items to this survival kit, just make sure you clearly write down the purpose of each of the items present in this kit.
Grow It – Bonsai Tree Kit
Keep the old man busy and close to nature with this Grow It Bonsai tree Kit. With the help of this kit, he would be able to grow a huge range of different bonsai trees in his own garden or home. The kit consists of compost discs, growing pots, seeds and a booklet which provides tips on growing Bonsai trees.
BBQ Tools Golf Bag
Throwing BBQ parties are something that you can be sure that every man enjoys and loves doing. With this gift, you can combine two great passions of all matured men, golf, and BBQ. All the tools that you require for throwing a great BBQ party are neatly placed in a golf bag-shaped container. This is one gift item which going to bring a smile to the face of every dad, husband and friend turning 50 and receiving it as his birthday gift.
This is a stylish and slim wallet, perfect for the storage of cards, money, bills and receipts. The best part about this wallet is that in spite of it being only 15mm thick, it has enough space inside to display each and every item stored clearly, thus making it easy to find things inside this wallet. The wallet is made of real leather and is available in 4 different colors.
Santiago Wooden Oakmont Personalized Cigar Box
To be able to enjoy a good cigar fully, one needs to have a good cigar box for the storage of the same as well. This is a beautiful and nicely crafted wooden cigar box, on which you can actually get the name or the initials of the birthday boy engraved, to make it personal and special.
The Year You were Born Trivia Print
This is a gift which can be put on display for everyone to see and read. This frame would consist of all the interesting news and events that have happened on the date on which the birthday boy was born, every year, starting from the year when he was born, until the current year. You can ask to incorporate all the important events and news, or you can be specific to include only sports news or news from a particular field which you know interests the person receiving it as a gift.
A Book Of Memories
50 years is a long time and in all those years, there must be hundreds of special memories which would bring a smile on the face of the birthday boy and let him know that he has lived a full, happy and a wonderful life. So why not collect all those special memories in one book and present this book to him on his 50th birthday? This book would be something that he would cherish for the rest of his life and definitely preserve it to show it off to his grandkids.
Age Doesn’t Matter Unless You’re A Cheese
This is an inspirational book, which would remove any fears or doubts which the birthday boy may have about turning 50. The book is not philosophical and boring. Instead, the book looks at aging in a fun and interesting manner and thus makes for good reading. It contains stories from men and women above the age of 60 and what all interesting aspects of life they managed to discover after turning 50.
Motor Sports Experience Ticket For Two
Just because he is turning 50, does not mean that he cannot do fun and adventurous things anymore. With this amazing ticket for two people to enjoy a fun motorsport experience, you can show your belief in the birthday boy, that in spite his age, he still continues to be a rock star for you.
Brandy Smuggler Walking Cane Flask
If you are thinking that this must be a miniature walking cane shaped flask for carrying brandy in, then you are completely wrong. This is an actual walking cane in which you can smuggle your brandy anywhere you want. Give this exciting gift to someone turning 50 and bring some adventure and fun in his life.
Men of all ages love owning new and latest gadgets. This Bluetooth speaker, which comes with LED lights is both useful and practical. With over 4 hours of music time and many different modes for playing music, this speaker makes for a perfect 50th birthday gift for men.
Treviso Leather Valet Box And Ten Watch Display Case
Watches are the most prized accessory for men and most of the men would own 5, 6 or even more watches at a time. Some of the watches owned by men can be worth more than a diamond set of a woman. Hence, they need to have a watch case which is able to store these watches carefully and also match their high value. This Treviso leather valet box simply perfects in this regard.
Engraved Lighter – Chrome
This is a very personal and special gift item you can seriously consider for gifting on the 50th birthday of any man in your life. You can get your message and birthday wish engraved on the lighter itself so that it stays with him forever.
Multi Photo Color Changing Mug
This is a magical cup. As soon as you pour hot coffee or any other hot liquid into the mug, it reveals 5 different photos. You can select some very special photos of the birthday boy and his family to be placed in this mug.
The Man Apron
If his passion is cooking, then this man apron is a must have for him. Gift him this smart man apron and watch him prepare some of his favorite food and spend some happy times in the kitchen wearing the same.
Star Wars Origami
Let your man live his dream of being a part of his favorite series ever Star War, by creating some original stuff from the same, with the help of this Star Wars Origami set, and playing with it.
Magnetic Desk Organizer and Charging Station
Help him keep his office desk clean and organized with this wooden desk organizer. This desk organizer also has three slots where he can conveniently place his mobile phone for charging.
Automatic Back-Up And Charger For Smartphones
Our smartphones are our lifeline these days. This amazing back-up and charger have a built-in memory and a PIN protection, which keeps all the data on your smartphone extra safe. You can easily backup all your data on the smartphone along with your night charging.
St Christopher Leather Wristband
With this smart and sophisticated wristband, help the birthday boy increase his style quotient by leaps and bounds.
Golf Ball And Putter Cufflink
These cufflinks are smart, stylish and at the same time, they express your passion for the sport of golf in the most sophisticated manner. These cufflinks can be worn with formal suits and to the most high-end parties and look absolutely perfect.
My Daddy Or Grandpa’s Handprint
This photo frame conveys your emotions and gratitude for the most special man in your life through heartfelt and emotional words. The poem written in this painting paints the perfect picture of the special bond that you share with your father or your grandfather.
Victors Cider making Kit
If your man likes his drink fresh, then this Victor’s cider making kit is a perfect gift for him. It will allow him to enjoy a perfect drink without having to own an orchard or a cider apple press.
Personalized Pocket Watch
With this personalized pocket watch, allow your man to become a part of the group of most stylish and iconic men. This retro style gift is a perfect option for the 50th birthday of a man.
The above list is quite comprehensive and you should be able to find a good gift option in it for presenting it and making the 50th birthday of any man really special and wonderful for him. I think i have mentioned some of the best 50th birthday gifts for men, whats your thought on it?