Next up in our gift guide series here on BSB is gifts for the groom! These are items that I think any dude would love — so if you're on the lookout for a great gift to buy your future husband definitely check these out! One thing that all these gifts have in common is that they are all gifts that are socially conscious — meaning there is some sort of charitable donation or impact made as a result of your purchase. Buy great gifts and do good at the same time! What could be better? Part of being a budget savvy bride is doing good for the planet and people of the world and being responsible and conscious, so I really love these gift ideas… check out our finds below!
These premium leather Oxford styled Brogue shoe from TOMS are a great look for any stylish guy. Featuring a suede flannel insole and wingtip detailing for first-class expeditions – dressy enough for your wedding day or a date night out! Plus, with every product you purchase, TOMS will help a person in need. One for One.
If you're not familiar with the amazing eyewear brand, Warby Parker, allow me to introduce you. They have awesome and stylish frames for prescription or non-prescription eyewear, and they even have an amazing selection of sunglasses, too. Many of their styles have a vintage vibe to them and are totally on-trend. A great pair of sunglasses makes an amazing gift for your favorite dude to enjoy all year round, but especially on your tropical honeymoon! I personally love these Winston frames. You can even snag a Warby Parker Gift Card to let your sweetie choose his own pair! The best part? They have a buy a pair, give a pair program where they donate to nonprofit organizations to help create sustainable jobs in developing countries — so you'll be doing good in the process, as well.
Convert Style Watches
Convert's tagline is: Quality apparel for people who care about Style as much as they care about the Earth. They create these incredible 100% Natural Wood Hypo Allergenic watches that are adjustable to fit any wrist. These great functional watches feature a lightweight reclaimed wood casing that looks and feels natural. They plant a tree for every watch sold, so look good and feel good about helping out the planet! Your dude is sure to love the style as well. I personally love the Alpha style watch — a classic design watch made from wood is sure to be a great conversation piece, and make your man the envy of all his friends.
This Conscious Commerce box is a limited edition offering from Birchbox featuring a collaboration with Olivia Wilde and Babs Burchfield. Their site, Conscious Commerce strives to turn everyday shopping into a chance to do good. This collaborative box highlights brands with a greater purpose—because being a positive force in the world can still come with perks. A $225 value for only $80 — a great, budget savvy gift that also offers up good vibes into the universe! The box combines some fashion items with grooming products and other useful items that all are socially conscious.
Hobo Duffel Bag by Lexon
This duffel bag from Fab.com is made of recycled plastic bottles and jute fiber making it incredibly eco-friendly. The Lexon's Hobo Duffle Bag is a stylish carry-on that resembles classic menswear fabrics, ensuring the style will be around long after you use up your frequent flyer miles. The perfect travel bag for your stylish groom to carry on your honeymoon!
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What do you think of our list? Would you consider snagging any of these items for your hubby-to-be?
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