20 Awesome Birthday Gift Ideas For Your Man

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30th Birthday Gift Ideas

Are you getting ready to celebrate your sweetie’s 30th birthday? Hooray! We believe birthdays are such a special time of the year, that we’ve gone ALL out in finding the perfect list of birthday gifts for HIM on his 30th birthday to help you out! We just LOVE to spoil our men, but sometimes finding the perfect gift can be a challenge, especially on such a big milestone birthday! That’s why we knew we had to make this list to help all you other wives and girlfriend out there. With this list, you can create pure birthday magic for your now 30-years-old husband or boyfriend! Check it out!

Birthday Gift Ideas for Him

Now before we dive in, we need to be clear that celebrating the 30th birthday might not be a big deal to some. Hey! That’s okay! There are plenty more birthdays ahead of ya… However, we personally like to take advantage of any opportunity to love a little extra on our sweeties. If you feel that way too, you’re going to love all the creative birthday gift ideas for him we found!

What to Get Him For His 30th Birthday

We are SURE you are going to find some fantastic ideas for your man’s 30th birthday below! But if you don’t, have no fear! Asking your sweetie what THEY want for their birthday is always a good route to go. Because hey, then you know EXACTLY what they want! You could also focus on your sweetie’s love language and do some extra little things to fill their love bucket. On the contrary, it is now time that we dive into this amazing list of birthday GIFT ideas for him. Let’s go!

Man Receiving Birthday Gift

  1. Video Camera Sunglasses–  Married to a techy guy? These sunglasses are the perfect birthday gift idea and are SO cool! In a nutshell, they’re a wearable camcorder and polarized sunglass combination. What?! Hidden in the frame of the sunglasses is a 3 megapixel videocamera that can record 2 to 3 hours of action. To view your footage later, you just plug them into a computer with a USB! AND they are water and sweat resistant, so your man can capture his next hunting adventure or extreme sport trick hands free!
  2. Kodak EasyShare Sport Waterproof Digital Camera–  Another birthday gift for him if he LOVES the great outdoors! This waterproof camera lets him capture his explorations without worrying about dirt, dust, water, or sand. Whether it’s a downpour on the hiking trail or a dunk in the pool, this Sport Camera lets you take your best shot up to 10 feet underwater. Um, yeah. This is a slam-dunk gift idea!
  3. Create Your Own Storybook  Looking for something a little more sentimental? With this darling computer program, you can re-tell your own love story in the form of a customized book and dedicate it to your Prince Charming. The site provides a variety of artist’s illustrations which you personally select, put in order and add your own text to. What a great way to show your love in a birthday gift they will always treasure!
  4. Personalized Golf Towel from York Photo We think just about everyone needs a personalized golf towel, don’t you? 😉 At York Photo, you can upload your own photo to go on a customized golf towel, made into a birthday gift just for him! (And who says it has to be used for golfing? We think it’d also make a great gym towel for your workout guru!)
  5. Daily Gift Jar  Want a super inexpensive, super meaningful, and super easy gift idea that keeps giving all year long? Yeah, we thought so! Try this Daily Gifts Jar! Take a jar and add slips of paper that contains a memory or something you love about your sweetie for every day of the year!
  6. DC Comics Superman Character Apron  Is your man is a kid at heart? Does he also happen to love cookin’ it up in the kitchen or on the grill? Then this is the PERFECT 30th birthday gift idea for him! This fun character apron will let him know he is still your Superman!
  7. Golfers Gag Wacky Tricks Golf Ball Jokes SetGolfer or not, this gift idea is FUNNY, aka perfect if your man is a prankster! He’s sure to love the world’s best golf ball gags! With The Exploder, The Phantom, The Jet-Streamer, and The Unputtaball, there’s no question he will have some fun on the back nine.
  8. Accoutrements Horse Head Mask  Speaking of pranksters…We about died when we saw this hilarious horse head mask. Now THIS is the ultimate gag gift. With 1,077 (extremely amusing) customer reviews, AND a 4.6 out of 5 star rating, you can’t NOT get this for your sweetie’s birthday! If your guy has a serious sense of humor (and you can totally picture him sitting on the front porch wearing this crazy mask and waving at all the neighhhh-bors), then we recommend running and checking this out!
  9. The All About YOU Basket You can’t go wrong with this gift basket! It is one of our most popular and pinned posts, and for good reason! You can get creative and customize it however you like to make sure it is a basket all about HIM. Don’t forget to consider the SEXY version of this basket as another perfect birthday gift for him!

All About Your Gift Basket

  1. Smart Control Ferrari Enzo  WARNING: This gift idea might become the hottest commodity in the house! Why? Because did you know your man can turn his iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad into a controller for this remote control car?! This is SO cool! Maybe buying your honey his ultimate dream car is just not an option anytime soon. So how about this as an alternative? (And if you REALLY want to make his birthday special, see if you can rent the real deal to test drive for the day!)
  2. Roku 3 Streaming Player This simple way to get broadband television into your living room is ALSO a creative 30-year-old birthday gift. It has over 750 channels, over 150,000 movies, and TV shows from Netflix, Amazon Instant Videos, Hulu Plus, and more. And now for my favorite feature… Roku 3 has an enhanced remote with built-in headphone jack. So when you need to keep the volume down but still get your TV fix, just plug in the included headphones! Now this is a gift your sweetie will jump up and down over!
  3. Sit Back and Relax Coupons Your man deserves some serious spoiling on his birthday, right? These cute, free printable coupons make it easy for you to give him just that! Just print, cut, and staple these printables to make a little “Sit Back & Relax” coupon book that will have him living like a king for the day!
  4. You are Appreciated {Envelope Surprise} Awww! This envelope surprise is such a thoughtful way to show your babe how appreciated he is on his birthday. I just love how it gets your closest friends and family involved in sharing the birthday love, too. It comes with printable letters, matching coupons, and number envelope labels. All you have to do is print and assemble. Your man will love this for his birthday!
  5. Personalized Secret Message Dress Shirt Collar Stays– Does your guy have to dress up every day for work? These customizable dress shirt collar stays are a simple and meaningful way to say “I love you!” from the moment they put their shirt on. They’re customized especially for your sweetheart with 6 different personalizations, flirty messages and/or names. This is a one-of-a-kind birthday gift for him that is sure to make his day!
  6. 7 Days of Love  Instead of limiting the celebrations to a single day, why not celebrate the entire WEEK leading up to his birthday? (We doubt he will complain!) Just use a standard 7-day pill box, some of his favorite candies, and flirty love notes to make this part of the best birthday week EVER!

7 Days of Love Idea

  1. Personalized Ceramic Mug from York Photo–  A personalized mug for your man is both a practical AND sentimental birthday gift idea. Fill it up with his favorite candies or treat for an added surprise!
  2. Romantic Getaway Surprise – Surprise your man on his special day with a special night away! This post has everything you need to know to plan a night away with your honey. Oo, la la! You could send the kiddos off to grandma’s for the night and turn your bedroom into your own private suite OR actually whisk him away to your favorite hotel or bed and breakfast. Whether its this year or next, this gift idea has to happen!
  3. Superhero Man Bouquet– Who says bouquets are just for girls? False! We’re pretty sure any guy would love this fun “Man Bouquet” stuffed with his favorite candy bars, treats, and gift cards. I know mine would!
  4. Cuisinart Frozen Yogurt-Ice Cream & Sorbet Maker– Now the birthday boy can make any kind of ice cream he wants to go with his birthday cake! The double-insulated freezer bowl eliminates the need for ice, and the new mixing paddle makes frozen desserts in just 20 minutes or less! Talk about a creative birthday gift idea for the whole family, right?
  5. Passport to Love– This Passport to Love kit is the ultimate birthday gift for him. It gives your honey a travel itinerary, airline tickets, passport, & passport stamps so he can travel the world with you on 12 different dates! (Okay, so not real travel, but the pretend kind is just as fun!) This gift is so simple and easy to put together, especially since it comes with free printables! It’s the perfect gift idea if you are low on money but high on love OR if you’ve been trying to get in the habit of having a regular date night!

Now that you know what to get your sweetie for his 30th birthday, you can start planning the actual birthday party! Need help with a theme? Check out this list of 101 Birthday Party Theme Ideas! And don’t forget the after-party! Plan a Bedroom Birthday Party for when all the other guests leave and your spouse’s birthday will REALLY be made! 😉

On behalf of The Dating Divas, Happy Birthday to your sweetheart!


Besides my amazing husband, I love a good book, sappy love songs, chick flicks, musicals, cute crafts, and all things chocolate. I have four kiddos at home and they definitely keep life at home FUN!

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  1. Fun ideas!! It gets so hard trying to think of different things each year. These will come in so handy!

  2. The men in our lives can be tricky buying gifts for. I am loving these great ideas. I will for sure be using them this year.

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