Comfort Nerd Gift Ideas for Men

There are some excellent super comfy items for all budgets that come up again and again as great gifts for men. Whether you are shopping for a birthday, anniversary, or the holidays, I have put together some of the most well-received items that even the most impossible man to buy for will love to get. Whether you are looking for your dad, brother, husband, boyfriend, or you need some special for the man who has everything we have rounded up some of the most thoughtful, comfortable gifts in our ultimate men’s gifting guide.

Ugg Scuff Slipper

If you are looking for a perfect slipper for your special guy, you will want to have a look at the Ugg Scuff. It is a beautiful, suede slipper that is easy to get on and off but is also super warm and luxurious for the winter.

Available from Nordstrom

L.L Bean Men’s Wicked Good Moccasins

L.L Bean Men’s Wicked Good Moccasins are another very popular slipper that is often given as a gift. They are comfortable, warm, and are made of a soft sheepskin material with a shearling lining.

Available on L.L Bean.com

The Tamarac Cody

The TamaracCody is an inexpensive alternative to the UGGs or the L.L Bean styles. They are suede with a dyed lamb fur lining, and it has a thick sole with a rubber grip design at the bottom.

Available on Amazon

Polo Ralph Cotton Fleece Robe


Polo robes are usually a pretty safe bet as a gift that is going to be well received. The Polo Ralph Cotton Fleece Robe is velvety soft cotton and known for having a great fit. It usually comes in navy, black, or burgundy and has a luxurious feel to it.

Available from Nordstrom

Brooks Brothers Supima® Robe

The Brooks Brothers Supima® Robe is a high quality and luxurious robe that you can get monogrammed, so it makes an excellent gift. Since it is Brooks Brothers, it is pricey, but the quality and longevity seem to work out well for most men.

Available from BrooksBrothers.com

Just For Him Luxury Fleece Robe

Another excellent style that you can get monogrammed is the Just For Him Luxury Fleece Robe from Bed, Bath, and Beyond. This is a plush and very soft comfy robe that isn’t overly expensive for a monogrammed item.

Available from Bed Bath and Beyond

Daniel Buchler Peruvian Pima Lightweight Cotton Lounge Pants

These Daniel Buchler Peruvian Pima Lightweight Cotton Lounge Pants are a bit of a splurge but would make an excellent gift for someone who likes to lounge but doesn’t often treat themselves to super luxurious fabrics.

Available from Nordstrom

Tommy John Second Skin Lounge Pants

Another pair of lounge pants that are worth checking out are the Tommy John Second Skin Lounge Pants. Tommy John is known for their super soft and comfy underwear, these lounge pants are also very popular for their softness.

Available from Nordstrom

L.L Bean Pajamas


If you are stuck and can’t think of what to get for someone, an old standby that makes a perfect gift for pretty much any guy is the L.L Bean flannel pajamas. The flannel is soft, durable, and lasts forever.  They come in a wide variety of colors, and the fit is pretty traditional.

Find at L.L Bean.com

Polo Ralph Lauren Pony Print Pajama Pants

You can’t go wrong with a nice pair of pajama pants as a gift, especially for someone hard to buy for.  What men love about this style is the cuffs at the bottom that stop the pants from riding up when you are sleeping. It is quite hard to find cuffed men’s PJ bottoms, so this a notable design for that feature.

Available from Macy’s

Flint and Tinder 10-Year Hoodie

A hoodie that we recommend on our hoodie post that sells well and men seem to love is the Flint and Tinder 10-Year Hoodie. As people move away from fast fashion to more sustainable options, this hoodie is a great idea that is made to last for at least ten years. It even comes with a 10-year guarantee that includes free mending. It isn’t cheap, but if it lasts ten years, then it will be worth the investment.

Available from Huckberry.com

Lululemon City Sweat Pullover Hoodie

Lululemon is an excellent place to get good quality sweats that make excellent gifts for athletic folks in your life. The City Sweat is a good pullover style that works exceptionally well for colder conditions.

Available from Lululemon

Nike Sportswear Tech Fleece


A trendy track pant that men love is the Nike Tech Fleece Joggers. They look good, are breathable, and might make an excellent gift if you have a man in your life who loves Nike.

Available from Nike

Patagonia Lightweight Synchilla Snap-T Fleece Pullover

Fleece jackets are pretty popular right now, so they make an excellent gift for almost anyone. There are lots of options to choose from all the outdoor recreation brands.  The Synchilla Snap-T Fleece Pullover from Patagonia is a best-selling lightweight design that is versatile and easy to wear on its own or as a layer.

Available from Backcountry.com

Columbia Men’s Steens Mountain Vest

Along with a fleece jacket, a fleece vest can make a good gift for someone who you aren’t quite sure what to get. There are lots of great fleece jackets around from North Face and Patagonia, but the Columbia Men’s Steens Mountain Vest is quite a popular option that isn’t overly expensive.

Available from Columbia.com

Calvin Klein Underwear Three-Pack Stretch-Cotton Boxer Briefs

If you are someone who loves to give underwear, you can’t go wrong with giving Three-Pack Stretch-Cotton Boxer Briefs. Boxer Briefs are the most popular style of underwear, and this Calvin Klein style is a good quality cotton option that is cool and comfortable,

Available from Amazon

James Perse Crewneck Jersey T-Shirt

Every man loves a good t-shirt, and a popular luxe option that is known for comfort is the James Perse Crewneck Jersey T-Shirt. These shirts are made in the USA from 100% combed jersey cotton. It comes in a great selection of colors, and most men seem to love the fit of the design.

Available from JamesPerse.com

Everlane The Grade-A Cashmere Crew

The Cashmere Crew from Everlane is a simple yet luxurious gift idea for someone special. The Cashmere Crew isn’t an overly expensive sweater, but it is super soft and lightweight yet lovely and warm. This style gets softer with wear, so that is a nice little bonus.

Available from Everlane.com

Fossil Neutra Chronograph

Fossil makes excellent moderately priced watches that work well and look fantastic. One style that is particularly popular as a gift, especially to celebrate a first or second wedding anniversary is the Fossil Neutra Chronograph. I’m not sure what makes it such a popular gift, but it is a beautiful classic style.

Available from Fossil.com

Movado ‘Bold’ Leather Strap Watch

Watches can make wonderful gifts for men; the only problem is trying to decide on one. A style that is selling well these days is the Movado ‘Bold’ Leather Strap Watch. It is a sleek update to the classic Movado Museum watch. It looks great in person, check it out if you have a chance.

Available from Nordstrom

OOFOS OOahh Slide Sandal


These OOFOS OOahh Slide Sandals are obviously not the most attractive footwear and may seem to be a strange product to recommend as a gift, but they are so comfortable they are one of the most popular things that we recommend. If you know anyone who suffers from foot pain, these may be worth checking out. They have great support and are super helpful for foot pain.

Available from Amazon

Rainbow Sandals

Rainbow sandals have a pretty devoted following, although they are a little pricey for a flip flop. They may be an excellent gift for a man who likes good quality products but doesn’t like to spend much on themselves. They take a little while to break in, but once they do, they are one of the most comfortable flip flops you can buy.

Check the price on Amazon