The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) gives the meaning of the word 'Gift' as something given willingly, just like love. Creative gifts symbolize that the person cherishes your friendship and values it by putting a lot of effort, before presenting you with their token of affection. Thinking of a gift at times can lead to frustration because you want to give the guy something that will appeal to him and at the same time let him know what you feel. Valentine's day gifts are especially hard to pick just for the fact that you would like to give him something unique and special. We live in a world of mass production and you certainly don't want to give him a card or a coffee mug, only to find out later that he got the same thing from his other friend.
They say the hardest thing to erase from a mind is a good memory. If you want to make special memories with the birthday or anniversary present, you better put on your thinking hat. Creative presents need not be expensive or something that you make with your own hand. With a little ingenuity, you can probably give your guy something that will make him feel special and wanted. Here are some unique ideas:
Gifting a plain white t-shirt which has the words 'I M Yours', and wrapped in a box made out of coconut leaves, is quite creative. A personalized t-shirt or a coffee mug are some of the best choices that aren't expensive as well.
If you live along sea shores, you can make a trinket out of seashells or fish bones. Furthermore, A fish hook hanging from a leather strap and a couple of seashells with you mans initials is also a great idea.
Buying a gadget for him is a great choice. A solar-powered battery multi-functional battery charger, funky USB gadgets, and the latest gaming consoles are some presents for your boyfriend.
You can also get many cool gadgets from the Internet like wireless headphones, star wars alarm clocks, night-light coaster, etc. If you are willing to spend, then surprise him by getting the latest I-pod or digital camera from Sony.
Everyone loves a vacation from the mundane routine even if it's for a day. Present him a vacation gift voucher. A gift voucher is one of the safest anniversary ideas for men. A voucher for shopping in an electronic store or any shopping mall, is also a good choice.
If you want to make it special, get him a voucher which can be redeemed at an exclusive store. A day at the local golf course is also one of the great options for your dad. Getting him tickets to his favorite teams game is also a sure-fire way of winning his heart.
Many men like adventure sports like river rafting, bungee jumping, or sky diving. If you have heard your guy talk about these things, then get him what his heart desires.
A tattoo is by far one of the most unique presents that you could give your man, it will stay with him life long. Make it interesting by blindfolding your guy and driving him to the tattoo parlor.
Men love big cars and bigger car crashes, take him to a monster truck racing arena to enjoy a testosterone-filled day. You could also try to come up with creative ways to give money as a present.
If you want to enjoy the gift together, you can try horseback riding or nowadays there are places which offer zero-gravity experience, you could probably try them.
Thinking about such gifts is not at all difficult if you know your mans likes and dislikes. Some of the other things you could try are arranging a dinner on a boat, a day at a men's grooming spa, trendy wallets, or watches.