40 Birthday Gifts for Boyfriend

Our Best 3 Picks

FIZZICS DraftPour Beer Dispenser

Best

FIZZICS DraftPour Beer Dispenser

Uses micro-foam tech to transform regular beer into a draft beer.

Buy Now for $186.61

Also Great

100-inch Display Projector

Supports 1920 x 1080p resolution with a projection rate of 3 to 16 ft.

Buy Now for $54.99

Good on a Budget

“I Wrote a Book About You”

Fill it out using the easy-to-follow prompts — takes under an hour.

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Unique Birthday Gifts for Boyfriend

Cellphone Sanitizer

For complete 360º UV-C disinfection that kills 99.99% of germs.

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Asobu Frosty Beer 2 Go

Asobu Frosty Beer 2 Go

Made of double-walled stainless steel with a built-in bottle opener.

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National Parks Checklist

Tick off the 63 parks, depicted by a hand-draw scene, after visiting.

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Cufflinks Set

A 4-pc set with tie clips, cufflinks and more — choose your initial.

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Waterproof Shower Speaker

With an IPX7 rating, it can be submerged up to 3 feet underwater.

Buy Now for $19.99

Camping Multi-Tool

A 16-in-1 stainless steel gadget with an axe, knife, wrench and more.

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DIY Guitar Picks

The stainless steel pick maker turns unwanted plastic into plectrums.

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Headphone And GamePad Stand

Made of birch plywood, choose the primary color and engraving area.

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Cute Birthday Gifts for Boyfriend

Nintendo AirPod Case

Made of impact-resistant silicone and supports wireless charging.

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Cute Butt Birthday Card

Professionally printed on 120 lb matte card stock - envelope included.

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Morse Code Bracelet

Choose the corde and bead color and decide what you want it to say.

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Birth Constellation Star Map

Customized with a date, time, location, and names and text if needed.

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Adorable Mug

Image is printed onto the mug’s surface and won’t fade or scratch off.

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Mini Photo Album Keychain

14 photos are printed on photo paper and held in a leather case.

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Avocado Multi-Tool

Cut, pit, and scoop avos easily with this 3-in-1 stainless steel tool.

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Initial Coin Necklace

It’s stainless steel and can be engraved with names, dates, and more.

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Romantic Birthday Gifts for Boyfriend

“I Wrote a Book About You”

Fill it out using the easy-to-follow prompts — takes under an hour.

Buy Now for $10.99

Date Night Bucket List

Prompts for new "date night" ideas are printed on birch wood sticks.

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100-inch Display Projector

Supports 1920 x 1080p resolution with a projection rate of 3 to 16 ft.

Buy Now for $54.99

Motivational Candles

3 soy candles with 3 different fragrances and a 70-hr burn time each.

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Homemade Molten Chocolate Cake Kit

With pre-portioned ingredients, 4 ramekins and an easy-to-make recipe.

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Reasons Why I Love You Wooden Puzzle

Add a name and 12, 20, 32 or 60 reasons, or choose a ready-made set.

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Custom Song Record

Have a special song engraved onto the record — scan the code to play.

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Personalized Magic Box

Made of beech wood — send the message you’d like to be projected.

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Useful Birthday Gifts for Boyfriend

Duffle Bag

Water-resistant with a main compartment, 2 side pockets and more.

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Multi-Function Keychain

A keychain with a lightning charger sync cable, and a bottle opener.

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Multi-Purpose Travel Wallet

For passports, boarding passes and cards — has RFID blocking material.

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Classic Sunglasses

With 9 polarized layers, UV400 protection coating and glare reduction

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Friends Hoodie

Made of cotton and polyester, skin-friendly and with quality printing.

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Adidas Baseball Cap

Made of poly spandex and with 3 perforated stripes for breathability.

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Adidas Prime Backpack

It’s polyester with shock-absorbing straps and padded compartments.

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Fashionable Kicks

Has latex leather-covered insoles and a padded tongue for support.

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Surprise Birthday Gifts for Boyfriend

Sushi and Salmon Socks

5 pairs of cotton sushi-style socks with fabric wasabi and more.

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Scratch-Off Card

Add a personalized message that’s revealed by scratching.

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Explosion Picture Collage Box

Can be customized with 18 photos and the box is available in 3 colors.

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FIZZICS DraftPour Beer Dispenser

FIZZICS DraftPour Beer Dispenser

Uses micro-foam tech to transform regular beer into a draft beer.

Buy Now for $186.61

Birthday Surprise Box and Balloons

With a helium balloon, heart-shaped foil balloons, ribbon and more.

Buy Now for $39.99

Infmetry Capsule Letters

Each bottle has 50 capsules that feature pre-written messages.

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Confetti Pop-Up Box

High-quality premium DIY surprise box measuring 7.1 x 5.5 x 4.3 inches

Buy Now for $14.90

Money Pullout Gift Box

Pull the card out, plastic bags with money you inserted will pop out.

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We know that when it is your boyfriend’s special day, you want to ensure he enjoys it to the hilt. The day’s activities would not be complete without some meaningful, thoughtful gifts and our curated gift list will help you get this done.

Choosing the best birthday gifts for boyfriend

Since time immemorial, gifts have been given in order to nurture a loving and healthy relationship bond. Researchers from ScienceDirect have also determined that: “One well-studied function of romantic gifts is to signal one’s commitment to the relationship during a courtship period.”

With this in mind, choosing the best gifts for a boyfriend becomes an activity not to be taken lightly due to its ability to grow the relationship. Experts also note that how long the relationship has been in existence will determine the appropriate gift to give as will keeping the recipients’ interests and likes in mind. So if he loves his music, a pair of noise-canceling headphones will be great or if he’s a wine person, a wine decanter might just be the thing to give. 

How we identified the best birthday gifts for boyfriend

When in a romantic relationship, giving the right gift lets your significant other know just how much you care for them as a person. With this in mind, we identified personalized birthday gifts for boyfriends that shout ‘I love you!’ from the rooftops and will keep doing so long after the birthday festivities are done. The wooden love puzzle is one of the items we chose that reveals your deepest feelings as the recipient works through the puzzle.

Relationship expert Dr. Helen Fisher in her book “Anatomy of Love” has outlined the importance of considering the relationship’s life span in gift-giving. “In relationships that are still in their early stages, it can be best to give gifts that are thoughtful yet simple and something that can be shared. Relationships that are further on may benefit from bigger investments and expressions of love, but only to the extent that the recipient partner will appreciate them. Otherwise, it could be best to stick to something that is small and thoughtful.” With this in mind, our selected gifts for boyfriend include small thoughtful items such as a personalized set of gold-colored cuff links and necktie pin as well as a mini photo album keychain among other items

Tips for buying the best birthday gifts for boyfriend

  1. Pick high-quality stuff
    High-quality items increase the recipient’s enjoyment of the gift and they speak to the giver’s thoughtfulness. Take your time searching for stores that have a reputation for selling gifts with a long life span.
  2. Look at his preferences
    If each time you go out he reaches for a particular sauce or chili, this can be an item he’ll appreciate receiving as a gift. Take note of his preferences or the things he tends to buy for himself and then gift him accordingly.
  3. Pick meaningful gifts
    How big or small; expensive or not a gift is does not matter. What matters is the feelings it evokes in the recipient. Let the gifts you choose act as a medium that delivers a message of love and care to your boyfriend.