Gifts for Your Groom
Mark one more thing off of your never-ending wedding to-do-list by picking one of these thoughtful gifts for your husband-to-be. If you are looking for a gift that he can wear on the big day, you can have his cufflinks personalized with your wedding date. If you prefer something he can use on the honeymoon, a new pair of polarized shades will be the perfect gift for him. Once you have chosen his gift, you can breathe a small sigh of relief knowing you have one less decision to make before you walk down the aisle to your groom.
BUY IT: $115; fossil.com
You can have up to three lines of text engraved on the back of the face.
Stone Drink Dispenser
BUY IT: $135; uncommongoods.com
Add a bottle of his favorite spirit to complete the gift.
Hey Handsome Toiletry Bag
BUY IT: $68; bloomingdales.com
This water repellent bag made from duck canvas will fit everything he needs to stay well groomed while traveling and back at home.
BUY IT: $35; etsy.com
A personal touch for his wedding day attire.
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BUY IT: $5.65; amazon.com
Make sure he doesn't have cold feet on your big day.
Personalized Whiskey Barrel
BUY IT: $85+; uncommongoods.com
This Virginia-made personalized whiskey barrel will age his spirits to peak flavor.
Carry-On Shave Kit
BUY IT: $60; theartofshaving.com
This carry-on shaving kit will be perfect for the big day and honeymoon.
Ray-Ban New Wayfarer
BUY IT: $190.00; sunglasshut.com
UV blocking sunglasses are the perfect gift if you are headed to a tropical destination after the wedding.