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10 Holiday Gift Ideas for the Guy in Your Life

It’s true: Men are hard to shop for. Luckily, we’ve found 10 great gifts that he’ll actually use

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Clarisonic Alpha Fit

Clarisonic is entering the men’s grooming market. Launching in December, Alpha Fit is designed to cleanse men’s tougher, thicker skin, sweeping away dirt, oil, sweat and air pollution. The sleek, manly design of this device might be the key to getting your guy to finally adopt a skincare regimen. Set includes Alpha Fit Cleansing Device, Charging Cradle and Men’s Daily Brush Head. Clarisonic Alpha Fit, $185;

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Men’s Seattle Shell

For men who run rain or shine, this jacket provides shelter from the elements. DriLayer SuperSeal fabric is seam-sealed for windproof and waterproof protection, while remaining fully breathable. It also has 360-degree reflectivity for safety. Men’s Seattle Shell, $260;

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Baffi Collection Wooden Pocket Squares

A wooden pocket square just might be the most unique gift your guy gets this year. Hand-crafted in Canada, these lightweight wooden pocket squares are available in a variety of colours and patterns. Baffi even takes custom orders so you can engrave one with a sweet note for your significant other to hold close to his heart. Baffi Collection Wooden Pocket Squares, $40-$50;

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Cedrat Collection Set

Boasting energizing notes of lemon and cedar, this new, invigorating men’s fragrance gift is filled with shower and shave essentials that will keep him feeling clean and refreshed all day long. The set includes Cedrat Eau de Toilette 100ml, Shower Gel 250ml, Shaving Gel 150ml and Soap 100g. Cedrat Collection Set, $76;

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Palladium Pampa Sport Cuff WPS

These all-weather boots are a great option for the men in your life who needs comfortable footwear for every season. It’s a classic style with an edge. Palladium Pampa Sport Cuff WPS, $180;

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180s Earwarmers with Wireless Built-in Headphones

The techie guy in your life can always use the next big thing in headphones, and these come complete with Bluetooth, an adjustable frame and are also collapsible for easy storage. There’s nothing quite like great sound paired with warm ears. 180s Earwarmers with Wireless Built-in Headphones, $80;

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Azzaro Pour Homme Intense Eau de Parfum

This warm and spicy cologne consists of notes like cinnamon and vetiver – the perfect gift for cold nights cozied up by the fire. Azzaro Pour Homme Intense Eau de Parfum, $93; Shopper’s Drug Mart, Hudson’s Bay, Sears

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Levi’s Commuter Denim

Everyone’s go-to denim is now commuter-friendly for those who cycle to work. Special features include a strong, stretch fabric, water repellency, reflective details (as shown on the rolled cuff) and a higher back rise for coverage while riding. Levi’s Commuter Denim, $108; Levi’s,

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Beards and Beavers Classic Sample Value Pack

Beards. Some women love them, some – not so much. Whatever your stance, why not gift these natural beard oils to your man. Not only will it help tame facial hair, but make it soft (and smell nice!), too. Beards and Beavers Classic Sample Value Pack, $45;

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HTC RE Camera

Capture life as it happens with this ultra-wide angle lens camera. A sensor automatically detects your grip for instant-on use so you don’t miss a second of action. HTC RE Camera, $200; Staples,


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