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30 Valentine's Day Gifts He Didn't Know He Wanted

Surprise the guy in your life with a special something just for him on February 14th.

If you're on the fence about whether or not to get the man in your life a Valentine's Day gift, we encourage you to go for it. Despite the fact they may never admit it, men like to feel seen and special, too. Of course, physical gifts aren't your only option—you can always make a delicious sweet treat, whip together a romantic meal, or surprise him with a handmade present. But if you do think he's more of the tangible gift type, we're here to make choosing an inspired present he'll love a little big easier. 

No matter what your boyfriend, fiancé, best friend, or husband is into, we found something that's bound to resonate with him. If he's a coffee fanatic, he'll enjoy making his daily brew with a few bags of beans sourced from all over the world. Does he love making you both a decadent breakfast on the weekends? We found a sleek smart toaster that will perfect his toast every time. If it's tech he's into, a new-age alarm clock or portable speaker-radio hybrid will be his new favorite gift.

Whatever you decide to give him this Valentine's Day, make sure you take pleasure in shopping for him. He'll feel the love when presented with any of these unique options.

The Nue Coe Forest Lungs
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The Nue Co. Forest Lungs

$95, violetgrey.com

This woody fragrance blend, sparked by a few uplifting citrus notes, doubles as aromatherapy. The unisex formula was designed to reduce stress levels. It is—quite literally—a breath of fresh air.

YETI Tundra Haul Wheeled Cooler
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YETI Tundra Haul Wheeled Cooler

$450, yeti.com

Make his next beach trip a success by getting him one of the most well-known coolers on the market. Equipped with puncture-resistant wheels, a durable aluminum handle, and permafrost insulation, this cooler was built to withstand a myriad of adventures. 

martha stewart sheets
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Martha Stewart Flannel Lodge Stripe Sheet Set and Pillowcases

$95.99, qvc.com

Help him refresh his bedroom with this striped sheet set, composed of the softest flannel (so it's perfect for winter!). 

Dune Saga Boxed Set
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Dune Saga 6-Book Boxed Set

$108, amazon.com

Whether he's getting excited for the next movie or just loves a good sci-fi novel, get him into the Dune saga, a book series by Frank Herbert that's considered canon in the genre.

martha stewart dutch oven
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Martha by Martha Stewart Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven with Lid

$295, martha.com

Does he love to cook? Get him a Dutch oven—a stovetop workhouse he'll be able to use forever. This one is made of heavy enamel cast iron, which distributes heat evenly while locking in moisture. It's available in several colors (including bright green and taupe) that will look great on display in his kitchen all the time. 

Carbone Sauce variety pack
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Carbone Tomato Sauce Variety Pack

$39.96, carbonefinefood.com

If he's not into letting a sauce simmer for hours, treat him to a few jars of the good stuff, courtesy of the iconic Carbone, instead.

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2 Speaker
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Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2 Speaker

$99.99, bestbuy.com

This portable speaker is virtually indestructible, so it's suited for a myriad of adventures, from camping excursions to fishing trips.

Dr. Barbara Sturm Men's Face Cream
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Dr. Barbara Sturm Men's Face Cream

$225, saksfifthavenue.com

We get it—you're tired of him stealing yours. The solution? Set him up with this nourishing lotion, designed for his skin only.

Lake Pajamas Men's Poplin Pajama Set
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Lake Pajamas Men's Poplin Pajama Set

$138, lakepajamas.com

He'll sleep comfortably in this classic collared pajama set, which features a narrow green-and-white stripe. 

Hush Puppies Dawson Slipper in Camo
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Hush Puppies Dawson Slipper in Camo,

$59.95, hushpuppies.com

Chances are, his slippers need an upgrade. When he slides into these water resistant house shoes, he'll comfortably move from his abode and to the mailbox. 

Filson Watch Cab Beanie
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Filson Watch Cab Beanie

$50, filson.com

A neutral beanie, like this one from Filson, goes with virtually all of his cold-weather outfits. 

Estelle Colored Glass Decanter in Gray Smoke
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Estelle Colored Glass Decanter

$160, estellecoloredglass.com

Introduce him to a new bar cart essential. This decanter's gray smoke colorway is fresh and masculine.

Ystudio Classic Revolve Ballpoint Pen
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Ystudio Classic Revolve Ballpoint Pen

$94, rustico.com

Minimal and sleek, this gilded pen will be the only one he carries from this point on.

Hedley & Bennet The Essential Apron i
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Hedley & Bennett The Essential Apron i

$85, hedleyandbennett.com

Treat your favorite culinary genius to an apron professional chefs love. The cooking staple has a lifetime guarantee, so it's built to last. 

Hatch Restore Alarm Clock
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Hatch Restore Alarm Clock

$129, amazon.com

Give him the gift of a gentle wake-up call with this cutting-edge, app-controlled machine, which is so much more than an alarm clock. As the day dawns, the device simulates the colors of a sunrise—and doubles as a soothing sound machine at night 

Avion Reserva 44 Tequila
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Avion Reserva 44 Tequila

$134.99, totalwine.com

If his go-to drink is tequila, this top-shelf bottle is the ultimate gift. The high quality spirt can be served simply on the rocks. 

Ooni Koda Outdoor Pizza Oven
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Ooni Koda Outdoor Pizza Oven

$399, bespoke.com

Armed with this gas-powered pizza oven, he'll skip his weekly pie delivery. It heats up to 932 degrees in just 15 minutes.

Blk & Bold Whole Bean Coffee
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Blk & Bold Whole Bean Coffee

$14, blkandbold.com

Blk & Bold offers a wide array of fair-trade beans, sourced from all over the world. Treat him to a bag or two if he's a coffee aficionado—he'll be impressed, guaranteed. 

Bathing Culture Fingernail Scrub Brush
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Bathing Culture Fingernail Scrub Brush

$15, bathingculture.com

This two-sided nail brush is perfect for the guy who works with his hands—or has recently discovered his passion for gardening.

Revolution Cooking 2-Slice High Speed Smart Toaster
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Revolution Cooking 2-Slice High Speed Smart Toaster

$349.95, williams-sonoma.com

If breakfast is his favorite meal, gift him this smart touchscreen toaster. With it, he'll be able to toggle the darkness settings of whatever it is he's toasting and serve up a perfectly-browned result in under 30 seconds. The appliance has brains and beauty, too—its shiny stainless steel exterior looks sleek on your countertops.

Onsen Bath Towel Set
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Onsen Bath Towel Set

$75, amazon.com

Save him from musty towels with this lightweight set—crafted from premium Supima cotton—which has a waffle weave design that allows for quicker drying and makes for an overall more breathable product. Plus, it looks good hanging in the bathroom.

Néccessaire The Body Wash
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Néccessaire The Body Wash

$25, nordstrom.com

Treat him to this vitamin-packed line that's designed for sensitive skin. Even better: The company uses recyclable material and post-consumer waste for their chic packaging.

Williams-Sonoma Rabbit Freezable Beer Glasses,
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Williams-Sonoma Rabbit Freezable Beer Glasses,

$39.95, williams-sonoma.com

Your beer drinker is about to be very happy. In addition to enjoying brews that are cold until the very last drop, the silicone sleeve on these glasses will keep his hands warm as he sips.

Supply The Single Edge SE Razor
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Supply The Single Edge SE Razor

$59, supply.co

Supply's solid metal razor is guaranteed for life. It calls for just eight blades over three months and allows him to adjust the blade exposure to three different shave settings (sensitive, comfortable, and ultra close).

The Met Store Inside the Museum Puzzle
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The Met Store Inside the Museum Puzzle

$24.95, metmuseum.org

The Met feels a bit like a puzzle in real life—experiencing the iconic museum means walking through room after room, taking in the sum of all of its parts. This beautifully-illustrated puzzle encapsulates this: The wonders of the New York City mecca unfold as he puts it together, piece by piece.

Vuori Sunday Performance Jogger
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Vuori Sunday Performance Jogger

$98, vuoriclothing.com

These cozy joggers—available in eight earth-toned hues—are perfect for weekend stay-in-pajama days, but elevated enough for his Sunday morning coffee run.

ACME Espresso Cappuccino Cup
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ACME Espresso Cappuccino Cup

$54.53, acmecupsusa.com

Speaking of coffee runs—you've likely seen these classic mugs in your favorite café (they're a Brooklyn mainstay). Buy him a set of these cappuccino cups, which are perfect for home brew—and enjoy your morning in.

The Dalmore Scotch-Infused Chocolate Collection
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The Dalmore Scotch-Infused Chocolate Collection

$42, vosgeschocolate.com

Elevate his Valentine's Day chocolate experience with these scotch-infused candies, which are mini flavor explosions. Each truffle is filled with unique single malt notes and raw honey ganache, candied orange peel, early-harvest first press Mediterranean olive oil, spiced ginger crumb, and vanilla bean coffee burnt sugar caramel.

FS Objects Crown Bottle Opener
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FS Objects Crown Bottle Opener

$60, fsobjects.com

Cast in solid brass, these bottle openers are designed to stand the test of time. He'll love using them to open a brew, you'll love how chic they look on your bar cart. 

Vermicular Musui-Kamado Pot
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Vermicular Musui-Kamado Pot

$670, vermicular.us

Your cooking enthusiast will love this best-selling cast iron pot, with an electric induction heating base. The multi-functioning gadget can do everything from sous vide to roast—it's perfect for bold cooks who aren't afraid to experiment.