Your Wedding Gift For Groom: A Step By Step Guide For 2019

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There are literally thousands of gift ideas for the bride and groom. The happy couple usually registers at different places to make wedding gift giving easy even if you can’t come up with a unique wedding gift idea on your own. But what if you want if you want to go off the registry and do your own thing. To help you make this difficult decision, we have compiled a number of personalized gifts for those special moments during the bachelor party or when doing something special with your friends.

The Alcohol Connoisseur

Survival Kit

 Groomsmen Gift

Any groom-to-be who’s served our country — or who’s a hunter or outdoorsman — will love Groomsmen Central’s Survival Kit.

Housed in a surplus .50 caliber ammo can, we offer this gift with the can in original OD green, gloss black, or gloss red.

Inside you’ll find a felt-covered foam insert which holds everyone a thirsty groom would need. It includes 2 stainless steel pint glasses, a stainless steel flask, a funnel for the flask, and a .50 caliber bullet bottle opener.

This kit comes standard with custom engraving on each part, including the ammo can itself.

Steel Flask with 4 Shot Glasses Gift Set

Shot Glass Set

If you think a shot glass set would be a great match for the groom but have a small budget, Groomsmen Central offers this fantastic steel flask and shot glass gift set.

This gift set has a 6oz stainless steel flask, 4 steel shot glasses, and a funnel for the flask. 

Opt for custom engraving and we’ll personalize both the flask and the heavy cardstock gift box.

Customized Growler Kit

 Growler Kit Groom

Is the groom more of a beer drinker than a whiskey drinker?

Does he love craft beer?

A customized growler kit from Groomsmen Central will make his day.

Using the same surplus ammo cans that we do for the survival kits, you can choose to keep it in its original OD green or have it with a gloss black or red finish.

Inside the can you’ll find a foam insert that secures a 1-liter steel growler fillable at most craft breweries.

With plenty of space to work with, you can leave a special message, inside joke, or wedding date on the ammo can.

Personalized Beer Bottle Cooler

 Personalized Beer Cooler

This personalized beer bottle cooler is another great idea for your beer drinking buddy. It’s great for outdoor events, from music festivals to camping to the big game. It can carry up to 12 bottles and its heat-sealed insulation will keep his beer cool in the heat.

The bonus? You can get up to 7 characters embroidered on the front so he’ll never have to worry about arguing over who brought the cooler.

The Foodie

IMUSA Large Electric Panini Press with 1400 Watts

 Panini Press

For the groom who loves to mix it up in the kitchen, IMUSA’s panini press is the gift that will keep on giving for years to come for both the groom and the bride. Its use isn’t limited to just paninis either, you can cook various types of meat and veggies as well. It’s stainless steel with cool touch handles so he doesn’t have to worry about burning himself. It also has a power and heat indicator light so he can keep track of what’s going on.

Deluxe Star Wars Millennium Falcon Waffle Maker

 Star Wars Waffle Maker

Is the groom a foodie and an avid Star Wars fan? You present him with this Millennium Falcon waffle maker and he’ll love you forever. This waffle maker takes waffles to a different galaxy by creating the coolest shaped waffles he’ll ever eat.

Besides the awesome shape, this waffle maker also has a regulating thermostat and weighted lid. Plus, it has dual indicator lights to let him know when it’s ready for batter and when the waffles are done.

Gifts For The Techie

Accessories for His Car


The groom-to-be has to spend a lot of time in his car, so why not get him something to make it feel safer and more exciting?

A car health monitor is a great investment for him to avoid having to go to the mechanic for a check-up. It also helps provide security to know if his car is running properly or not. Buying a great car stereo and having it installed for him would also be an amazing surprise so he can listen to his music and podcasts with surround sound.

Tech Gadgets


Tech gadgets might not be the cheapest option, but they are a great option. Ask around for the best new tech gadgets that you think he would be interested in getting. There are some cool coffee makers, alarm clocks, headphones, and Bluetooth speakers that would be an awesome high-tech gift for most guys.

You may even look into what it would cost to wire your house to make it “smart” with automated doorbell, lights, heating and cooling systems. The groom will appreciate being able to command the house from his phone.

Gifts For The Golfer

Golf Clubs


Golf toys are always a great option because many guys find relaxation and enjoyment on the golf course. Getting him the best options out there can help bring his game to a new level.

A face-balanced blade putter is a great place to start because he can use it in the backyard to practice his short game. Research which clubs and accessories would be the best.

The Fitness & Health Guru

Hamilton Beach 800W Electric Juicer

 Juice Machine

A juicer is a great home gift for the health conscious groom. Hamilton Beach’s juicer is a top brand for kitchen appliances and a juicer the groom will love. This juicer is stainless steel and can break down fruits and veggies into their juice form in just seconds. It even includes “The Big Mouth” chute that can fit whole fruit or veggies that are up to 3 inches wide.

Gifts For The Outdoorsman

National Park Trip


You could give him an amazing trip to Zion National Park! Book a jeep tour to get a different perspective of the landscape and see the park in a way you haven’t before.

There are plenty of options for Zion National Park lodging to relax and enjoy his time away from the stress of the wedding planning.

There are so many incredible hikes and drives in the area that provide a romantic getaway for any couple. Or you could book the trip for him and talk to his friends so they can take a guys-only trip.

The Stylish Groom

Round Nickel Cuff Links Silver Cuff Links 

These cufflinks are great for a future husband who dresses well for work on a regular basis or to have handy for formal events. And of course, they’ll also work for his wedding day. 

If those aren’t your style, check out our full line of cufflinks here.

Personalized Visol Gunmetal Pocket Watch

 Pocket Watch

If the groom likes the classics and you want to give him something memorable and stylish, why not consider a nice pocket watch? Visol offers an affordable pocket watch with a gunmetal finish and shine. The pocket watch uses Japanese quartz movement and a Roman numeral dial. You can engrave their initials for free.

Self-Care Kit


Just because he’s a guy doesn’t mean he doesn’t love to do some self-care. You could put together a self-care kit with some of his favorite things that help him wind down.

Get a nice box and fill it with bath salts, beard oil, his favorite movies, gift cards for his favorite restaurants, and anything else you think he would enjoy.

Wet Shave KitHow about an upgrade to his shaving kit? Get the groom a nice double-edge razor, shaving brush, and shaving cream and you’ll brighten his mornings considerably. The full set shown above is available here through Amazon with Prime shipping so you’ll get it in a hurry.

It includes an alum block, 5 Astra shaving blades, a badger hair brush, a safety razor, sandalwood shaving soap, a shave stand, and even a stainless steel shaving bowl. All of these products fit nicely into the sturdy canvas and leather dopp bag.

Custom Monogram Leather Wallet with Gift Box

Leather Wallet

Every man wants a leather wallet so he can carry his cash and cards in style.

A monogrammed leather wallet might be the perfect fit for the groom.

This hard-polished full grain leather wallet features their initials on the front of the wallet. Or you can opt to leave a special message on the inside.

It has two compartments for cash, a flip-out card slot with a window, and nine credit card slots.

It comes in a sleek black wooden gift box, available with customization for a personal touch.

Other Gift Ideas

Personalized Victorinox SwissChamp Swiss Army Knife

 Swiss Army Knife

Got a practical groom that’s hard to buy gifts for? He will love a personalized Swiss Army knife. Victorinox is the maker of the original Swiss Army knife so you’re buying a high-quality knife with 35 different functions.

Any small tool he may need is right here in this pocket knife. You can also customize the knife to add a personal touch.

Conclusion


Take some time to really think about something he has mentioned he wanted or wished he had
and go from there. Ask friends and family for suggestions. Don’t forget to include a card written
with words of affirmation and love that will make any gift feel special and important. Taking the
time to give the gift and show him your appreciation is the most important aspect of any gift-
giving.