Christmas Gifts for Men

These original gift ideas for men range from decadent cigars to fresh veggie delivery.


photo: courtesy martin and macarthur

1) Koa Sunglasses

These unique, handcrafted, Koa-wood sunglasses not only protect from harmful UV rays, but also make him look as sophisticated as he already thinks he is. $349, Martin & MacArthur, 1200 Ala Moana Blvd., 941-0074,

photo: courtesy country feeling surfboards

2) Soy Surfboard

Help him feel even more connected to nature during his evening surf sesh by getting him a new board made of soy, hemp, cotton, bamboo, silk and environmentally friendly resin. $625-$795, Country Feeling Surfboards, 638-7192,

photo: david croxford

3) Kauai Cigar Company

Add a little decadence to this year’s gift with a fine stogie, rolled from tobacco grown locally on the Garden Isle. Joe Hilton, owner of Cigar-Cigar, recommends a high quality scotch to complete the ultimate manly gift package. $200, Cigar-Cigar, 1125 S King St. #102, 591-0808.

photo: courtesy Roxanne Tiffin

4) Kula Fields

Make it easier to improve his fast food diet by having the vegetables come to the front door. Also, $5 from every holiday gift box purchase during December will be donated to Slow Food Oahu. $43-69 with membership, Kula Fields, 280-6533,