Gifts to make him burst with joy


Image: David Newton; stylist: Bettina Vetter

Men are notoriously difficult to buy for. Their perennial excuse is "I don't want anything". In reality, however, this could not be further from the truth. Thankfully, we've got the perfect presents all wrapped up.

Whether he's a gadget geek, sporty type or high flyer, we've put together the 'can't fail' ideas that will put you straight in the gift-giving good books and, more importantly, will make his Christmas.

Sunglasses, £135, Ray-Ban; bag, £399, Steve Mono; shoes, £210, Paul Smith; pocket square, £35, Hugo Boss; fragrance, £130, Eight & Bob; hat, £89, Whiteley; headphones, £130, Frends; GQ book, £95, Assouline; tie, £120, Marwood; watch, £49, Komono; flask, £24.95, Izola; gloves, £89, Il Giglio; speaker, £399, Marshall (all available at Fenwick Bond Street).