christmas is coming! these are the best spots to shop for your man
It’s almost Christmas… That means shopping! Not for yourself this time, but for your family, friends and of course your lover. We know how difficult it can be to buy an original gift for your father, friend or brother. You don’t want to buy another pair of socks this year… that’s why we selected ten shops in Amsterdam where you can buy amazing gifts for the lucky man. From concept to sneaker store, read all about it in this blog with 10 x shops to buy Christmas gifts for men.
SIX AND SONS >> christmas gifts for men
Six and Sons is located at the Haarlemmerdijk and very man proof. In the two floor shop you can buy the coolest things for your man. For example: old maps and men clothes. Oh, and you can also get breakfast, lunch or a good cup of coffee here.
Read everything about Six and Sons here >>
TENUE DES NIMES >> christmas gifts FOR MEN
Tenue des Nîmes started out as a denim store, but now it’s a cool concept store where you can buy beautiful accessories like scarves for your male lover or friend. They have different shops, on the Elandsgracht in the Jordaan and in the Haarlemmerstraat. Perfect to buy your Christmas gifts for men!
Read everything about Tenue des Nîmes here >>
THE FRAGRANCE STORE AMSTERDAM >> christmas gifts FOR MEN
In The Fragrance Store on the Gerard Doustraat you can buy special perfumes that can’t be bought anywhere else. It’s like a candy store for perfume! Perfect if you want to give your male friend something special: you can find perfumes here that are sold nowhere else.
Read everything about The Fragrance Store here >>
BASKETS >> christmas PRESENTS FOR MEN
At Baskèts on the Elandsgracht in the Jordaan you can shop limited edition sneakers and exclusive pieces of clothing for men and women (take a look for yourself too ;-)). Tenue de Nîmes is in the same street, so stop by there if you’re around anyways. There’s another Baskèts in De Pijp!
Elandsgracht 57-59, Gerard Doustraat 96, baskets-store.com
cut throat >> christmas gifts for men
You don’t want to give your man a touchable present, but still something original? Then buy him a visit to the barbershop Cut Throat. This hair dresser will make sure your man’s beard will be perfectly trimmed, or you can talk him into getting a complete new hair coupe! ;-) And they serve amazing coffee too!
Read everything about Cut Throat here >>
LES DEUX FRERES >> christmas gifts FOR MEN
Does the man you’re shopping for like vintage items, beautiful clothes and exclusive accessories? Then lifestyle shop Les Deux Frères in the city centre is the place to shop a nice present for him! Here you’ll find some great Christmas gifts for men!
Read everything about Les Deux Frères here >>
HUTSPOT >> Christmas gifts FOR MEN
You can look around for hours in this fantastic concept store with two establishments (in De Pijp and the Jordaan). At Hutspot you can shop nice posters, items for your home, clothes, and much more. Everything has a vintage or industrial touch!
Read everything about Hutspot here >>
BIERSPOTS >> christmas gifts for men
Because you can almost always make men happy with beer: three beer spots to buy great presents. Craft & Draft, The Beer Tree and De Bierkoning. Choose his favourite beer and it will be tapped in a beautiful bottle. Super nice as a present!
Read everything about Craft & Draft / The Beer Tree here >>
LOCAL GOODS STORE >> christmas gifts FOR MEN
You can find this nice shop in De Hallen in West. The shop only sells original stuff that has been made by independent and local craftsmen. In the Local Goods Store you’ll also find Uncover Lab, where you can get your stuff tattooed. That means that you can get it engraved with a cool design by laser.
Hannie Dankbaarpassage 39, dehallen-amsterdam.nl
CONCRETE MATTER >> christmas gifts FOR MEN
If the lucky man you’re shopping for loves the travel vibe, Concrete Matter is the place to shop for his Christmas presents. Classic razorblades, water bottles, globes, check! You can find Concrete Matter in the nice Haarlemmerstraat.
Read everything about Concrete Matter here >>
I think that’s enough inspiration to buy a nice Christmas present for your best friend, dad, lover or brother right? Have lots of fun shopping!
And did you know my book The Amsterdam City Guide is bought as a gift for men a lot too?
Anne de Buck