Embark on the New Year in style!
Whether In or Out, Stay Together
Any evening can be made special and romantic when you’re with the love of your life. However, when you are with your beloved on New Year’s Eve, celebrating it together give each other an opportunity to reminisce about all the wonderful moments you’ve lived together through the year. Whether you’d like to go out and party hard or stay home and have a cozy evening with your significant other, you can plan out your evening the way you like it with a special segment of exchanging gifts or surprising your husband with a gift from you, making it really memorable for him and for you.
Find Unique Ways of Celebrating the End of Year and Inviting the New!
Any evening can be made special and romantic when you’re with the love of your life. However, when you are with your beloved on New Year’s Eve, celebrating it together give you both an opportunity to reminisce about all the wonderful moments you’ve lived together through the year. Whether you’d like to go out and party hard or stay home and have a cozy evening with your significant other, you can plan out your evening the way you like it with a special segment of exchanging gifts or surprising your husband with a gift from you, making it really memorable for him and for you.
You Can Enjoy Yourselves at Home Too
Why be part of a crowd, when you can have your husband to yourself and a romantic night to spend together! Staying at home need not be boring. If you have kids, then you can plan your evening in such a way that you have moments of fun and laughter as a family up until midnight and then a surprise date night for the two of you. For the family time, plan something unique and unusual, for instance, a camp night under the stars with a night picnic with a board game or some fun family games everyone can play, with some cool props, music and good food, it would be an ideal way to ring in the new-year with your family. When the clock strikes twelve, tuck in the kids, kiss them goodnight, and surprise your better half with a romantic start to the new year with gifts, an impromptu spa/massage session, sharing your thoughts about him and how much he means to you and setting some compulsory ‘couple time’ aside from both your busy schedules in the new year.
10 Gift Ideas for Husband on New Year
12 Pre-Planned Dates
This New Years’, make time to do things together with 12 pre-planned date nights. These dates can be an assortment of dates at home, adventurous outings or romantic evenings. Either set aside a fixed monthly budget for your dates or pay as you go along each. To make it worthwhile and easy on the pocket, you can also include discount coupons or gift cards to avail special benefits. Each date can be different from the rest. It need not be elaborate always, but should be thoughtful and romantic.
Of the 12, make at least two extravagant or special by virtue of expense. These can be inclusive of either your birthdays or your wedding anniversary. Before you gift these dates to your husband, think of how you’d like to present them – a new date each month or would you like him to know what each date will involve beforehand. Gift wrap the dates in 12 envelopes or love notes, prettying them up with ribbons or a lipstick kiss explaining your idea. To make your dates even more memorable, gift him with a box which he can use as a keepsake to record each date with a picture. To get inspiration on the dates you’d like to pre-plan, here are a few sites which you can explore.
Tequila Shot Glasses
You will find a unique combination of rock salt and Tequila in these Himalyan Pink Salt Shot glasses, for when the drink burns, you won’t have to scuttle around looking for salt! A perfect complement to your drinks, the shot glasses can be used for all kind of drinks. The longer you hold your drink in it, the saltier it gets with its 84 essential and verified minerals. You can use these glasses to make your lime soda, juices or lassi tangier! For easy upkeep, wash the glasses under a thin stream of water to keep them from dissolving quick, wipe them and dry in the sun for a longer shelf life. The glasses, available on Jaypore, come in a set of 3, 5 cm (diameter) * 8 cm (height) in dimensions and are priced at Rs. 1,999.
After All this Time - Wrist Watch
The Fossil Machine Analog Brown Dial Men's Watch is a multi-functional watch with a stopwatch feature and 3 separate dials for hours, minutes and seconds. It makes a style statement with its rugged design, oversized case, aeronautically inspired gauges and brown leather strap. The watch has a Japanese movement, is compatible with all 22mm straps and is water resistant for up to 50 meters. With its Quartz Chronograph movement, the battery is likely to last 1-2 years. The strap is made of high quality leather renowned for its softness and style. It can be purchased from Amazon and comes with a 2 year international warranty and is priced at Rs. 9,495. Gift wrap the watch and present it to your husband with a handwritten love note that says “after all this time, I am still in love with you…’’ and win his heart all over again!
Ergonomic Active Sitting Stool
For the off days, when despite his fast paced, long working hours during the weekdays, he still ends up working, express your care and concern over his health and consideration of his need to work with this Active Sitting Stool, ergonomically designed with durable quality and eternal styling. Active sitting makes for a relaxing but active engagement of the body’s core muscles, keeping the spine supple, improving blood circulation and aids in appropriate breathing. The stool’s accordion-style perch design compresses slightly when one sits on it, putting the individual at desk height, also making for easy movement (both forward and backwards). It is made of recyclable technopolymer, is 22" in height x 17" diameter and can be cleaned easy with a damp cloth. It can be bought from uncommongoods and is priced at Rs. 7,363.
Men's Grooming Kit
This gift pack is an ideal cleansing pack for the royals! With a complete package of activated charcoal products, including cleansing gel, a soap bar, face scrub, face wash, shampoo and body wash it offers one of the best cleansing experiences for a man. The lemon grass and cinnamon body wash works as an antioxidant and antiseptic, smoothening the skin and removes dead skin cells. Pepper Mint & Clove shampoo provides multiple benefits to the hair by removing dandruff from the scalp, improve the hair texture and may contribute to hair growth also doubling up as a hair conditioner. Lemongrass and Eucalyptus face scrub is made with activated charcoal and essentials oils to remove dust and dirt off the skin. It has anti-fungal, antiseptic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. The Ylang-Ylang & Argan fash wash comes with a unique combination to rejuvenate the skin and prevent skin infection. The Charcoal cleansing gel keeps the skin exfoliated, moisturizes it and keeps it healthy and fresh. And finally the Charcoal soap bar is an antic-bacterial soap that eliminates blemishes and toxins, giving the skin a manly glow! This kit can be got from The Man Company and is priced at Rs. 2,499.
The bamboo wood phone dock is built to provide a sturdy base for holding and comfortable viewing of videos, video-calls and allows for the phone to be placed both horizontally or vertically. Made of eco-friendly heavy duty bamboo wood, the dock works with specially designed sound enlarger structure, making it durable for long-term use. Every part of the dock is polished and smooth making it visually appealing. It can be used for amplifying sound for iPhone X 8 7 6s 6 Plus and Android Smartphones within 5.5 Inches. Available on Amazon, it is priced at Rs. 400.
Compact, practical and structurally strong & efficient these barbeque grills make for a convenient tool in making some lip-smacking barbeque items. The grill is easy to use, clean and maintain and can be assembled in very little time. If you and your husband enjoy eating healthy, having people over every now and then and look for variety for your taste buds, then this would be an ideal add to your handy kitchen tools. You can now look forward to preparing your choicest smoky dishes from the comfort of your kitchen or garden. From Pepperfry, it comes with a warranty of 6 months and is priced at Rs. 2,049.
Magnetic Perpetual Calendar
The MoMA magnetic perpetual calendar is a wall mounting/ table top calendar made of injection molded plastic and magnets and works with manual movement of two magnetic balls, marking the date and month. This innovative and stylish design has been structured keeping in mind a long term use year after year. It comes with materials to help wall mount the calendar. The product dimensions are 6.5" day x 5.5" dia.; and is made in silver. It is available on uncommongoods nd is priced at Rs. 2,356.
Bar Recipe Compass
A unique bar accessory with 16 cocktail recipes, this recipe compass will help your man master the art of making cocktails! It comes with accurate measurements and allows one to prepare your favorite cocktails with ease. It is made of sturdy stainless steel with two layers that rotate, giving directions for preparing different drinks. Measuring 5 ½ inches in diameter it can be sourced from Bar World India and comes with a peg hole for easy mount on the wall or bar. It also includes the ingredient and preparation instructions for each cocktail. The Bar recipe compass comes in black and metallic finish and is priced at Rs. 514.
Retro Collection Bluetooth AM/FM Radio
Adorn his space with this vintage styled, Bluetooth enabled AM/FM radio, where he can rewind and unwind to the soothing melodies of his favorite songs. Complete with a USB charging port, analog volume control, an inbuilt radio antenna and cloth speaker grill, the radio has an LED Bluetooth indicator. It can stream music from Bluetooth enabled devices as well. The QFX retro radio is available on Amazon and is priced at Rs. 2,871.
Bonus Tip for New Year and New Beginnings
One of the most popular and awaited occasions for people all over the world, the celebration of New year’s eve or the new year’s eve has become a recent phenomenon. Whether you celebrate the last night of the year or the New year’s first day, you can make it as romantic, quirky or special as you’d like it to be for you and your husband. Special occasions call for extraordinary experiences! You’d plan a romantic getaway for the two of you in the scenic backwaters of Kerela or get royally pampered in Udaipur with a special boat ride on Lake Pichola, watching the fireworks at midnight. If you want to avoid the new year frenzy and loud crowds, head to the deserts of Kutch, camping in style, enjoying the colorful performances of the locals with Gujarati delicacies and spending breathtaking, peaceful and loving moments together gazing at the white and blue horizon.
Use this time together to rekindle the passion in your relationship, renew your commitment to each other and set new goals you’d like to accomplish together in the New Year. Make plans for experiencing new things together, taking time out of your busy schedules, and having more fun with each other and the family.
Build new bonds with the new beginning
As the new year dawns, it is yet again an opportunity to make your relationship stronger with a sweet New Year gift for your husband. Look for something that will make his life better in the new year or perhaps something romantic that reaffirms the love between you. Don't miss this opportunity to remind him of how much you care for him and his well being.