5 Savvy gifts for his groomsmen

Savvy Gifts for Groomsmen

for his boys

Cheap thrills only go so far so when it comes to dishing out some awesome gifts for even the wackiest of groomsmen. So we have you covered! Here are some of our favorite picks for unique gifts for your dapper groomsmen before your big day.

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Ork Posters

Ork Posters Los Angeles

You don’t have to be a graphic designer to love the typography-infused geographical art works for different cities. Give these bold prints of each groomsman’s home city or current city, or a reminder of an awesome time spent in another city. With more than a dozen US cities and several European cities to choose from, it’s an epic display of your gratitude.

(Ork Posters, $22)

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Carry-On Kit by the Art of Shaving

Shavin Kit

Every man does it, so why not enjoy the process? We’re talking about shaving. Huge kudos to the masterminds behind the Art of Shaving, for we can now give the gift of hygiene in a trendy way that keeps your groomsmen well-groomed. The kit comes in a convenient carry-on package with signature oil, cream, brush and after-shave balm for a clean feel you and your bridesmaids will love.

(The Art of Shaving, $60)

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Holga 135 by Lomography

Holga Camera

Why yes, film cameras still exist. And thanks to the little plastic camera company that could, Lomography is constantly on the edge of something new in the analog photography department. Now the traditional Holga is packed in a 35mm format, allowing your artistic gentlemen to capture life in the legendary style Lomography is known for.

(Lomography, $49)

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Beer Stein Shot Glass

Beer Stein

Live large with these playful shot glasses that look like beer steins. Conveniently packaged in a set of six, give each groomsman an entire set or break up the set to include as one element in a larger gift bag. Cheers!

(Urban Outfitters, $12)

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Gift Card by Ticketmaster

Gift Card

When all else fails and you still don’t know what to get your groomsman, sneak one of these his way. Good for concerts, games and theater productions, Ticketmaster is the reigning king of entertainment and will surely leave your best man in good hands.

(Ticketmaster, $25-$250)…

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Beach bag essentials under $100

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Sunscreen

Sunscreen

Sunscreen by JASON offers long-lasting protection and prevents premature aging due to prolonged sun exposure. (JASON, $10)

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Laundry Bag

Laundry bag

After hitting the showers, toss your sandy bikini in this super-chic beachwear bag. (3floz, $30)

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Floating cover

Floating cover

Splash Dash protects your favorite electronic device from water and it even floats! Comes with waterproof earphone jacks. (Amazon, $25 )

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Scarf

Scarf

These fun and fancy fashion scarves are designed to be worn around your neck, shoulders and hair. A versatile accessory for those windy beach days. (AprilMarin, $26)

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Beach towel

Beach towel

This Mosaic beach towel offers softness with the flavor of Marrakech to create a must-have summer essential. (UGG, $55)

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Sandals

Sandals

Adjustablethong sandals by Aetrex feature anti-microbial technology embedded in the footbed to protect against fungi, bacteria and algae. (Aetrex, $100)

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Glasses

Sunglasses

Seashell shades by Chloe come in brown with a gold-tone logo and offer UVA and UVB protection. ( Buydig, $99)

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Bucket

Bucket hat

With UPF 30 construction and lightweight, breathable fabric, you’ll be protected from the rays with the Arroyo bucket hat.  (Outdoor Research, $37)…

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5 festive outfits to wear to a Thanksgiving dinner

Dinner in the city

Dinner in the city

‘Tis the season of oxblood, and Thanksgiving is the perfect day to wear it in this H&M blazer ($50). Put it over your favorite basic tee and add a statement necklace like this one from Forever21 ($20). Black stretch skinny pants go with just about anything. If you wear them to a dinner party, you’ll be able to breathe, even when you’re stuffed! Try these from Forever 21 ($23). Gallop over to your dinner party in a pair of knee-high boots. These mixed media wedge boots from Charlotte Russe are made of leather and suede ($43).

Trendy holiday dinner party

Trendy holiday dinner party

A sweater dress is an effortless way to look holiday-ready. This dress from the Kardashian Kollection at Sears will hug all of your curves and accentuate your waist with a thin belt ($35). Fight the cold temperatures with chic leather gloves. H&M has an inexpensive pair with textile lining that will keep your hands nice and toasty ($25). Finish the look with a pair of your favorite ankle booties. Bakers’ platform booties will make your legs the envy of the dinner table ($90).

Shine on, nosh on

Shine on, nosh on

Add sparkle to the season with a skirt that has shine. Find this fun and festive mini-skirt at Express ($60). Add a sheer blouse that can easily be dressed up or dressed down. Try this vivid blue blouse from Cotton On for a pop of color ($30). Put some pep in your step with a pair of comfy wedge booties. Try these lace-up booties from Kohl’s this Thanksgiving ($50).

All about the glitz and fam

All about the glitz and glam

We’re so glad it’s sweater season! Wear a fall-inspired pullover with some detail and texture, like this one from Target ($30). The sequin detail transforms a plain sweater into a festive one. Pair with your favorite dark-washed skinny jeans out of the drawer for this look. These mid-rise Levi’s at jcpenney ($40) are always a favorite. Instead of a regular pair of flats, opt for oxfords, which are hip and trendy right now. Cathy Jean has the perfect distressed oxfords, at a great price ($25).

Stylishly thankful

Stylishly thankful

Stand out from the dinner party crowd in a patterned dress like this jersey dress from H&M ($30). If it’s cold outside, add some black shiny tights and invest in a peacoat, a wintertime closet essential. You can get one in any color or just stick to …

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