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These 12 Days of Christmas gift ideas for guys are perfect for the man in your life! Printable poems for each day coordinate with practical and inexpensive gift ideas.
EASY 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR GUYS
Surprise your husband or boyfriend with this modern 12 Days of Christmas gift ideas!
Each day has a clever poem and practical gift ideas that won’t break your bank. That means you can put this Christmas gift for men together in no time!
OTHER 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS GIFT VERSIONS:
- Sweet & Simple: perfect for anyone, each gift can be purchased at dollar or grocery store.
- 12 Days of Christ : each day is a name of Christ with coordinating treat or small gift
- 12 Days of Christmas for Missionaries: each day has a scripture about missionary work plus a coordinating, practical gift
12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS LIST
Just like the 12 Days of Christmas lyrics, this version has a funny little poem and a gift to go along with it.
The tags are created in a simple black and white design, so they will coordinate with any masculine wrapping paper you have.
Remember the lyrics for The 12 Days of Christmas song and how each day the true love gave her that however many objects as the number of day it was?
This version is just like that….except the gift ideas are tailored to be something your guy actually wants.
On the 2nd day, you will give 2 socks. Guys always need a new pair of socks.
3 FRENCH HENS GIFT IDEAS
Day 3 is a fun one. The poem reads, “It’s the 3rd of Christmas! Your true love wants to say, Forget the French Hens! It’s Swiss chocolate for today!”
Wrap up 3 Lindt chocolate balls in a little cellophane bag and attach the tag. Super easy and so fun that it references the lyrics from the original 12 Days of Christmas song.
ON THE 6TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS
The tag for the 6th day of Christmas is one that your guy will LOVE, too! The tag reads, “It wouldn’t be Christmas without some mistletoe. So on this 6th Day of Christmas, let the 6 minutes of kissing start on the word “Go!”.
Grab some fresh mistletoe, a mistletoe kissing ball (I got ours from Target ), or make a budget version out of paper.
ON THE 9TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS
No Lords of Leaping on this 9th Day of Christmas. The gift ideas for in this 12 Days is simple and free, but thoughtful. Everyone loves to hear nice things about themselves and your guy will love it, too! On the 9th day of Christmas, you get to write 9 reasons why you love him. They can be notes of gratitude, or anything that will make him feel good.
The poem for this day says, “On the 9th day of Christmas, I’m grateful that you’re mine. Here’s just a few of those reasons, in fact, there are nine!”
Those are just a few of the gifts you’ll be surprising your man with this Christmas.
WHEN DOES THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS START?
The original 12 Days of Christmas started on Christmas Day and ended on January 6th. Typically, though, most people will start the 12 days of Christmas so that Christmas Day is the last day of gifts. Either option works, so choose whichever timeline works best for you!
PRINTABLE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS TAGS & GIFT IDEAS
Ready to give your husband or boyfriend this creative Christmas gift? Good news! The printable tags (2 color options) & full gift list are ready to print from our digital shop, making this super easy!
And just in case you want to change some of the gift ideas, you’ll get an editable version as well!
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