Gifts to Brighten The Entire Workday

By Aja Mangum

Photograph by Jeremy Liebman

Get Up and Go


“A woman may race to get a man a gift, but it always ends in a tie.” — Earl Wilson

The all-purpose blue work tie, good for fathers, brothers, everyone. $465;

A Tory Burch tote for schlepping in style. $650;

Coach men’s Bleecker pebbled leather notebooks. $168;

Keep your little guy warm with this animal hat (and mitten set). $49.95;

Brown and brogue and great for stylish office dudes. $1,450;

“It’s after six. What am I, a farmer?” — Jack Donaghy. Bottega Veneta silk bow tie. $180;

A Fox umbrella, because he’s going to the office — not the golf course. $295;

Stocking stuffers: Carolina Herrera for Target + Neiman Marcus stationery and pencils. $19.99;

Ditch the canvas bag! Mark Cross’s attaché case is all grown up. $1,795;

Luxe leather gloves for the sophisticated lady. Hermès gloves. $630;

Remember: Just one spritz for the office. Pomegranate Noir cologne, $200; Cologne Intense, $250;

Bold-pattern shirts by Angelo Galasso, terrific for hard-to-impress hedge funders. $940;

Winter fun for little ones: Mini Boden hat and mitten set. $36;

Fuel Up


“The people who give you their food give you their heart.” — César Chávez

Fast meals should be served in fun dishes. Paris dragonfly cereal bowl. $9.95;

Colorfully sharp: The Opinel table knife set. $59.95;

For high-speed, caffeinated loved ones: The DeLonghi kMix Electric Tea Kettle. $99.95;

Because carbs are best consumed in the morning, right? Cuisinart CPT. $59.99;

For the kids: A utensil set that locks together like Legos. $18;

A chandelier-inspired tea set for the refined host or hostess. $198 (pot) and $34 (mug);

Every bachelor needs a set. Fourteen-Forty Fair Isle Letterpress Coaster Set. $12;

Instant indoor grill for urban carnivores: Lodge reversible grill/skillet. $44;

At the Office


“You’re not the only one with special gifts.” — Dr. Charles Xavier

Moveable beats: The Geneva XS speaker, which breaks down for easy travel. $250;

Whimsical cube crawlers for co-workers: Spider-podiums. $19.99;

Let the good times roll — or stay put. The Bleecker leather dice paperweight. $68;

For the elegant individual, a timeless brass owl letter opener. $98;

Know anyone carrying encrypted information? Calfskin flash drives by Hermès. $270;

For tireless networkers: Mark Cross business card case. $275;

The perfect cube sprucer for the design-ignorant: A wood Shuffle calendar. $24.95;

A holder even flashier than its contents: The Dooney & Bourke python iPad case. $125;

Deskey deco eyeglass case. $25;

Instant surround sound! Perfect for office pranksters. Go-Anywhere speakers. $39;

Buy for smart and fashion-forward men. Guimard frames by Reedition by Lafont. $360;

Every executive needs a real pen: The Apatosaurus. $2,050;



“Guilt is the gift that keeps on giving.” — Erma Bombeck

Great for toting salad (or for those claiming to tote salad). Tiffin lunch set. $25;

That dude you know who lives at the gym? Help him keep track of time. $169;

Minimal trail-running shoes for her. $110;

Apple earbuds are for the commute, not the gym. Help him upgrade. Sennheiser PMX685i. $79.95;

A silicone thermos for green-minded friends and colleagues. Bübi bottle. $30;

Aladdin to-go lunch boxes. Will his or her food be worthy? $18;

In yoga, as in job interviews, appearances matter. $92;

After Hours


“When I was four, I asked my mother for a valet for my birthday.” — Karl Lagerfeld

The Z Spoke Zac Posen Eartha mini purse for the color block-obsessed. $325;

Help him kick back in comfort. Louis Vuitton Navajo moccasins. $695;

That girl who only wears black? Give the gift of color with this necklace. $1,155;

For the ultra-refined: The Panerai PAM421 Radiomir 3 Days watch. $25,900;

Opera night! Gucci Broadway evening clutches with strass Swarovski. $1,790;

For that someone constantly racing from work to dinner. Lia Sophia crystal Elysian cuff. $98;

Elegance with a dash of punk. Portolano studded gloves. $165;

Know anyone who loves a vintage look? Donna Karan booties. $995;

Give the busy boss a full week without chipping. Diorific Vernis nail polish. $26;

For play, not work: Cartier Déclaration D’un Soir men’s cologne. $105;

Warm him up with a smart, Ivy look. Michael Bastian Linus sweater. $1,025;



“I have about 100 pairs of pajamas. I like to see people dressed comfortably.” — Hugh Hefner

Warmth and style for dads: Bottega Veneta crocodile slippers. $1,180;

The ideal stocking stuffer for the whole fam: Violight Slim Sonic toothbrush. $16;

Soft skin is an excellent touch. Kiehl’s Kenny Scharf Crème de Corps. $48;

Help someone cozy up by the fire. Maki Yamamoto Shima pillow. $385;

The perfect home for spare change — and anything else! Jonathan Adler nesting trays. $98;

Warm, friendly, and timely desk décor. Walnut clock. $48;

Fact: No woman outgrows this dormroom staple: American Eagle moccasin. $39.95;

Make a dandy’s day with Ted Baker CAMEO Moustache and Pipe cuff links. $75;

For looking her best while opening presents: Steven Alan pajamas. $198;

Provide the tunes for shower singers. Mini koo non-electric speaker. $79.95;


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