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Through rain or shine, your best friend has stood by your side. Not to mention, this is the guy who threw you a truly epic bachelor party before your big day. Without a doubt, you’ll not only want him standing by your side as you say "I do", but you’ll also want to thank him for being your ride-or-die guy.
While the ladies tend to steal the spotlight when it comes to weddings, it’s important not to forget the men who play a major roll in making this occasion one to remember. From wrangling the groomsmen to giving a killer toast at the reception, the best man is an essential part of the big day.
Gift him something truly special to show your appreciation—there are so many unique, fun, and personal things that he'll be sure to love. Whether he has a penchant for whiskey or spends Sundays watching the big game, there's a gift out there for every guy.
Here, our favorite Best Man Gifts.
Areaware Geometric Whiskey Stones
For the whiskey lover with a sense of style, this gift rocks! A sculptural set of whiskey stones that come in four geometric shapes will keep his cocktail crisp, cold, and contemporary.
Groomsday Personalized Vegan Leather Dopp Kit
Whether he’s secretly a product junky or just a dude who needs a place to store his toothbrush and razor, a Dopp kit is a thoughtful gift. Made from vegan leather, the bag is available for personalization and comes with a convenient side handle that will make it easy for him to carry all of his travel essentials.
W & P Carry-On Cocktail Kit
Perfect for a destination wedding, this gift will keep the celebratory vibes alive even at thirty thousand feet! Choose from an assortment of classic cocktail options or go with the "full bar", and your best man will be flying high with this gift in hand.
MLB Game Used Baseball Bat Handle Openers
For the baseball fan who loves to crack a cold one, this gift is a home run! The bottle openers are made from used game-day bats straight from one of the Major League Baseball teams. Each one is engraved and comes with a stand and a story about the game it was used in, giving your best guy a good tale to tell.
GrowlerWerks uKeg Carbonated Growler
Thanks to you, he’ll always have a cold glass of beer on deck once he receives this gift. This handsome stainless steel growler keeps beer fresh for weeks. It comes with a gauge, so it’s easy to see how much beer is left, and a dispenser tap, so the flow of beer will be endless and easy!
Ward Wallau Authentic Football Stadiums Relic Watches
Truly a time machine, this watch is made out of a little piece of history from some of football’s most legendary locales. With a wooden watch face that’s been salvaged and crafted from the seats of iconic football stadiums, this watch has time— and stories— to tell.
Craft Beer Club Membership
If your best man is a beer snob, here is a gift for him. This monthly club features exceptional beers from small independent brewers across the country. Taste-tested and approved, each beer has been hand-selected before it arrives on your doorstep. With twelve craft beers a month delivered, three each of four different styles, this gift is a beer lover’s dream.
Madera Supply Company Double Pour Over Coffee Stand
For the guy who loves to get his buzz on, this handmade pour over coffee maker does just the trick. Made of copper piping and pine wood board, this gift is available in a range of materials and can be customized to match his aesthetic sense. Perfect for the coffee aficionado with an appreciation for DIY craftsmanship, this gift is as pretty on the eyes as it is pleasing on the taste buds.
Mark & Graham Personalized Golf Ball Gift Set
If spending the weekend hitting balls out on the golf course is his thing, then this gift is sure to come in handy. A set of twelve personalized golf balls, tees, and pencils come packaged in a handsome display case that is engraved with a monogram. For the avid golfer, this gift is a hole in one!
Lillie's of Charleston Hot Variety Gift Box
As the family that makes these renowned Southern hot sauces would say, "may you never feel unwanted, unloved, or hungry". With this gift, he certainly won’t! Including a trio of spicy sauces that come straight from family recipes, this is a gift made for a dedicated hot sauce lover.
Warby Parker Duran Sunglasses
It’s one of the laws of nature— sunglasses make everyone look cooler. Even your cooler-than-the- rest-of-them best man. And this pair of sunnies is no exception! These retro-meets-modern shades strike the perfect balance between round and square silhouettes, making them a win-win for most face shapes.
Engravelt Personalized Yeti Colster from Etsy
If your best man is like most, all he really wants at the end of the day is a cold one with his name on it. Voila! Meet the personalized Yeti koozie. Available in a range of colors and styles it can be custom engraved with a name, making this gift a wish come true.
The perfect gift for the tech nerd friend, this sleek watch is about as close as it gets to having a personal assistant. With everything from news, information, fitness, music, and digital correspondence available right at his fingertips, not only will he be the best man, but he’ll also be the go-to-guy when it comes to info sharing.
Timeless Treasures USA Groomsman Gift Box
Can’t decide what to get your best man? This gift has it all! A one-and-done gift box with all the accouterments, it comes complete with a flask, lighter, pocket knife, and bottle opener. Each item is personalized and neatly packaged in a custom engraved box, so he’s sure to have everything he needs on and beyond your big day.
Articifer Timbrefone Acoustic Phone Amp
For the best man loves to play DJ, this wireless birch speaker is just the thing to amp him up. Sleek, organic, and stylish it amplifies sound through an acoustic cone. Completely portable, it’s perfect for the music lover or the Spotify enthusiast who’s always ready to pump up the vibe.
The Blue Agave Studio Personalized Cufflinks
A classic shape with an art deco monogram, these retro-style cufflinks harken back to the glitz, glamour, and sophistication of the Jazz Age. With their vintage look, these polished cufflinks elevate any suit, and may just inspire your best guy to hit the dance floor for the Charleston!
Shinola Petosky Stone Pocket Knife
Whether he’s cutting up boxes for recycling or embarking on a wilderness adventure, every man needs a pocket knife. And your best man needs one that’s extra special. Made by Santa Fe Stoneworks for Shinola, this custom inlaid knife is made with genuine Petoskey stone. It's a truly special gift that he’ll keep forever.
Mark & Graham Rustic Leather Valet Tray
A gentleman’s gift, this leather valet tray is the perfect place to discreetly store personal items. Made from saddle leather and lined with cotton chambray, it also comes personalized with a monogram. It's a modern, yet classic, must-have for any man’s dresser.
Shinola Guardian Petoski Signet Ring
Sure, the biggest piece of bling goes to your fiancé, but this is the twenty-first century. So why not give your best man something to signify the bond you share? This handsome signet ring is made of antique-finished brushed sterling silver with a Petoskey stone at its center.