Lexie Fowler’s advice for gifts that guys will love

by Alexis Fowler , Reporter

It can be overwhelming finding a perfect gift for the ones you love. Finding inexpensive gifts can also be hard. To help you out, here are my top 10 gifts for a guy in your life.

  1. Sweatshirts

Sweatshirts are perfect because boys are always looking to be comfortable, and they can be found anywhere. If your boyfriend or friend is a fan of sports you can customize a sweatshirt to their favorite team. A popular brand is Under Armour which can be found at many malls, with their most popular style being the UA Storm Armour® Fleece Graphic. Their prices range from $30 and up.

  1. Tickets

Although sporting game tickets or concert tickets are pricey, they are a good gift to someone important in your life. It’s a fun way to enjoy time together making memories that outweigh having something material. Tickets to shows, games or concerts can be found online.

  1.  Watch

A watch is a gift that can be used for a long time. There a many different styles to fit each personality. For a more function over fashion type of guy, a Casio Men’s Dive Watch is perfect. This watch can be found at Dicks Sporting Goods for $24.99. If the guy in your life is a stylish person then the Men’s Timex Easy Reader for $25 is the right fit.

  1. Video Games

If the guy in your life is more of a tech person, you can’t go wrong with a video game. You can find video games at Gamestop for good prices. There’s a full selection there for every type of gamer. Some popular games include, Call of Duty, Prey, Destiny 2, etc…

  1. Water Bottles

This gift is not specific to just a boy. It is a good idea for any sporty or adventurous person. There are more expensive ones that can keep hot or cold drinks, like Yeti. Yetis are good quality and super popular right now.They are priced at $35.  Although Yetis are popular, Walmart has a knock off brand for only $9.

  1. Headphones

Headphones are good for school, traveling, sports or just listening to music or favorite movies. The Skullcandy wireless headphones from target are $35. You can also find good prices at BestBuy or even Walmart. Headphones are also universal so this could be for a boy or a girl.

  1. Pajama bottoms  

Pajama bottoms are super affordable, comfy and will get your friend in the holiday spirit. There are many different styles like cotton or fleece and different patterns. Depending on what brand you get, it can be a reasonable price. At American Eagle, the pajama bottoms sell for around $24 dollars, and at Walmart they sell for $10 dollars at most.

  1. Candy

Candy might seem like a simple gift, but it can be a very good stocking stuffer or an inexpensive treat. There are so many ways to spice up candy. Pinterest is a good place to find ideas on how to present them. Candy can also be found almost anywhere for a cheap price.

  1.  Gift cards

If you’re still having trouble finding a gift, a gift card can be an easy fix. Although getting a gift card is not personal, it is still a generous gift. Gift cards are perfect for any type of person. Just pick a store or restaurant they will love. 

  1. Homemade gift

This is definitely the most thoughtful and personal gift on this list. Homemade gifts or DIY gifts can be found all over Pinterest. Some ideas an be paper XBox cards, photo albums and make an ice cream sundae kit.This gift will for sure tell the person that you care.