He’s been working hard for more than half of his life. He’s accomplished much and have been a generous provider for the whole family. He has not only proven himself as a great provider, but a loving and faithful husband too. Now it is time to stop from all work (the corporate one at least) and get to enjoy the fruits of his labor. No more long nights spent in the office or out of town weekends spent for work. It’s high time to think of the many things he can do to relax and pamper himself.
There’s no better way to show love, gratitude and appreciation in words and actions than this season of his retirement. Express your heartfelt thanks for all his self-less sacrifices as you give him a unique retirement gift he can cherish for a long time. Here are 12 unique retirement gifts for your husband:
12. Engraved Compass
Let this unique and sentimental gift be the first item he gets in celebration of his retirement. Make it a retirement he will remember for life looking forward to many more adventures he will spend with you. This engraved nautical compass is made from brass and leather. You can have it engraved with initials, dates, quote, GPS coordinates, vector image or a logo engraved on top lid, inside lid and the bottom of the compass from 70 to 80 characters. You may also choose from available quotes for engraving. This handmade item also comes in a leather case to keep it safe and clean.
11. Personalized Wine Carrier
He’s got all the time to attend parties and reconnect with friends now that he’s retired. Whether attending a gathering with close friends or simply visiting a friend, this personalized wine carrier allows your husband to handle his wine in style. Crafted from leather, this wine carrier can hold your standard wine or champagne bottle. It can also be engraved with his name to make it even more special.
10. Retirement Wall Decor
He loves coffee and there’s no denying that. Retirement awaits him and he will find himself exactly doing what this sign says: “Retirement - World’s longest coffee break”. Let him have this retirement gift as a home wall décor that will definitely remind him of you, the happy days ahead and the limitless coffee breaks he would have with you. This is one gift he will remember his retirement by and how you have made it extra special for him.
9. Engraved Bamboo Watch
He’s definitely received and even bought expensive and jewelry adorned watches in the past. Why not give him something different this time. This lightweight watch made of bamboo would be the perfect retirement gift for him. Made from real bamboo and genuine leather, it comes with a brown leather strap and a natural wood case which can be personalized making your gift even more special. Definitely a gift he will remember you by and one that he can treasure for a long time.
8. Wool Throw with Leather Holder
He loves the outdoors. And many outdoor adventures await him now that he’s retired. This handmade blanket in plaid design is made of recycled wool. Warm and comforting, it is the ideal gift for your husband who loves camping and hiking. It even comes with a convenient leather holder with solid brass hardware for easy handling. Seeing this gift will always bring you to his thoughts no matter where he is.
7. Personalized Money Clip
His retirement can also mean giving up what has been accepted as a daily routine. Let his big bulky wallet go with all the stuff he needed to give up. Give him this simple yet elegant looking stainless money clip that will keep his money secure. This affordable gift may also be personalized with 2 lines up to 15 characters per line with his name or initials.
6. Bluetooth Beanie Hat
Your husband will be enjoying his favorite music in the comfort and warmth of this double knitted beanie. Made of 100% Acrylic, it keeps the head and ears warm while listening to music sans a headphone. The wireless bluetooth allows him to listen to music in style and with great sound quality while enjoying his favorite outdoor activity such as jogging, hiking, camping, traveling or any other activity he wishes to engage in.
5. Personalized Apron Man
For the husband who loves to cook or simply take care of his home garden, this personalized man apron would be the perfect retirement gift. Now that he’s got all the time to cook his favorite dishes for your family and friends, this apron would definitely come handy for him. It is made of constructed waxed canvas and accented with leather. It comes with three front pockets and adjustable straps for the waist and the neck. Truly a practical and functional gift he will use for a long time.
4. Retirement Book
Retirement does not always have to be a sad time. Saying goodbye to his work could be fun and exciting as you give him this book on “101 Fun Things To Do In Retirement.” He will never have to run out of ideas on what to do with all the time waiting for him as he retires. His love for life and laughter will definitely be awakened as he reads through this book thoughtfully given by no less than you for this memorable moment of his life.
3. Rustic Beer Tote
You sure don’t want your husband to grace a party with a cardboard carrying a 6 pack beer. Let him come in style with craft beers stored in this gorgeous beer tote. He is a true blue beer aficionado so it’s only right to expect him to carry his six pack beer in the most stylish way. With this gift, he’ll surely be the center of attention and the talk of any gathering. Have it personalized for him and make this cool gift extra special. You can laser engrave (with three lines) his name, a custom line and a date on this beer tote. This brew bearer is made of fir wood and has a cool deer antler design engraved on it. He just won’t ask for anything more as this gift comes with an attached bottle opener, a steel handle and beveled edges.
2. Coffee Maker
Let drinking coffee be made easy as he starts his retirement season. Give him this coffee maker that comes complete with a 6 K-cup pods, a water filter handle plus two filters and a large water reservoir. It even has a strength control setting allowing him to brew a bolder cup of coffee and up to five temperature settings. What’s more is that it has large color touch screen with a digital clock that brews coffee under a minute. Definitely the kind of gift your husband will thank you for.
1. All-In One Sinful Products Case
Now, there’s no need to carry several boxes to let the fun and relaxation begin. This All-In-One Sinful Products Case would be all he needs to carry a cigar and 1.5 ounce of his favorite drink. Also included in this case is a high quality lighter. He’s all set to have fun alone or with the company of well-loved friends. Get the box personalized up to 3 initials to make your retirement gift extra special.