Posted: Feb 03, 2014 7:00 AM
Wondering what to get your guy? Go right to the source. We asked men to tell us what they want for Valentine's Day.

Let's face it: Most guys only want one thing on Valentine's Day. Whether that's in the cards or not, pick out a fun gift for your man. We asked guys what they wanted, surveyed the scant PG-rated responses and put together a great list of gifts to get you started on the perfect Valentine's Day gift for a guy.

What guys said they wanted:

  • The obvious
  • A wallet
  • Beer of the month club
  • A round of golf
  • Brewing supplies
  • Sports tickets
  • Gadgets
  • Concert tickets
  • Travel
  • Fitness gear

More gift ideas

While Valentine's Day is more about love than commercialism, it's always fun to pick out a thoughtful gift that will make your guy smile. Still stumped? Don't worry. We've collected cool gifts that aren't too rough on your budget, leaving plenty of room to enjoy an activity together or stock up on that lingerie you've had your eye on.

Pac-Mac shot glasses

Give him a bottle of his favorite booze with these charmingly geeky Pac-Man shot glasses. (Think Geek, $13)

toiletry bag

Fill a stylish toiletry bag with travel sizes of his favorite items or tuck in a gift card. (Poketo, $28)

solar charger

Make sure the guy on the run always has power for his smartphone and other gadgets with a solar charger. (Amazon, $50)

leather wallet that holds his cell phone

Upgrade his wallet to a stylish leather wallet that holds his cell phone. (Case Mate, $40)

waterproof bluetooth wireless speakers

If he loves music, help sing in the shower with waterproof Bluetooth wireless speakers he can play in the bathroom. (Amazon, $34)

set of handcrafted bitters

Stock up his bar with a set of handcrafted bitters in a variety of tantalizing flavors. (Bittercube, $54)

stainless steel safety razor

A classic stainless steel safety razor is a gift that keeps on giving — and it looks nice on the bathroom counter. (Classic Shaving, $32)

whiskey stones

Does he love a cool highball at the end of the day? Keep it chilled but not diluted with whiskey stones. (Crate & Barrel, $20)

chef's knife

Delight the guy who loves to cook with a chef's knife that will inspire him to take on projects in the kitchen. (Williams-Sonoma, $55)

color block backpack

Even if he's a city slicker, he'll love this colorblock backpack that's perfect for toting electronics. (Nordstrom, $31)

Don't be afraid to get creative

Deep down, guys love romance as much as we do. This Valentine's Day, get creative if that's what you love. A handwritten note, collage or handmade card shows him how much you care. The time you spend together on Valentine's Day and every day of the year is the true foundation of romance, so don't stress too much when it comes to exchanging gifts.

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