Gifts for Uncle: 50 Coolest Ideas to Make His Day (2021 Gift Guide)

  • BY Editorial Staff
  • September 10, 2021
Gifts for Uncle: 50 Coolest Ideas to Make His Day (2021 Gift Guide)

Are you searching for the perfect gifts for your uncle? 

An uncle is an important figure in any family member’s life, and he should be celebrated as such.

Many special occasions that arise in an uncle’s life, and these moments are the ideal opportunity to honor him. 

Whether choosing a gift for his birthday, Father’s Day, or Christmas, these are the best gifts for uncle to show your appreciation, care, and respect. Bonus points if you can choose a gift that auntie can appreciate too.

And don’t worry, even if you have an awesome uncle who has everything, we promise there’s something on this list for everyone.

These gifts can be given from a nephew and niece, a brother, or another family relative who appreciates an awesome uncle.

gifts for uncle: engraved flask

Engraved Flask


Now, your uncle can drink his favorite liquor in style with this stylish engraved flask. Choose from a variety of different finishes and have it personalized to make it even more special.

Price: $16.99+

gift idea for uncle: best uncle ever hat

“Best Uncle Ever” Hat

Make your uncle’s day by gifting him with this fun ‘Best Uncle Ever’ hat. He’ll feel proud every time he wears it. The hat is available in lots of different hues, too, so you can pick his favorite shade.

Price: $18.99

uncle gift idea: funcle t-shirt

Funcle T-shirt


Have you got a funcle? For the cool uncle, this slogan T-shirt is the perfect gift, and it’s sure to make him laugh. Select his favorite shade from the choice of colors available.

Price: $22.99+

best uncle gifts: bear family custom map canvas print

Bear Family Custom Map Canvas Print


Does your uncle have kids? If so, this cute and heart-warming bear family retro map print will warm his heart. It will look lovely hung up in any room in the home, such as the lounge, dining room, or bedroom.

Price: $46.95+

cool gift for uncle: uncle - the man - the myth - the bad influence t-shirt

“Uncle. The Man. The Myth.” T-shirt


Are you looking for uncle birthday gifts? Then this T-shirt is ideal. Make your uncle feel appreciated with this humorous ‘The Uncle, The Man, The Myth, The Bad Influence’ t-shirt that comes in six different colors.

Price: $17.59+

gifts for uncle: Personalized multi-tool keychain

Personalized Multi-Tool Keychain


If you’re stuck on gifts to buy for your uncle, then you can’t go wrong with a keychain. Especially not a snazzy multi-tool keychain that’s unique and personalized. This keychain works as scissors, a file, a knife, a ruler and a can plus bottle opener. Cool, isn’t it?

Price: $13.00+

uncle christmas gifts: stamped bottle opener

Stamped Bottle Opener


Your uncle will think of you every time he cracks open a cold bottle of beer when he uses this customized bottle opener. Have a meaningful message engraved, so uncle is filled with joy every time he looks at it.

Price: $26.00+

best uncle gifts: 'why you're so awesome' fill in the love book

Why You’re So Awesome Fill in the Love Book

Knock Knock

This ‘Why You’re So Awesome’ fill in the love book will be adored by any uncle when gifted from his niece or nephew. Write down all the things about your uncle that you love and make his day.

Price: $10.99

cool gift for uncle: food & drinks tie

Food & Drink Tie


Is your uncle a foodie? Then he’ll love one (or a couple) of these foods and drink ties. Whether he craves tacos or pizza, there’s plenty of choices when it comes to grub.

Price: $24.95

uncle christmas gifts: Personalized decanter set

Personalized Decanter Set


A great Christmas gift for uncle is this personalized decanter set with rock glasses if he likes whiskey. The gift can be lovingly engraved with his name and initial, making it even more thoughtful.

Price: $42.99+

gift ideas for uncle: Personalized grilling set

Personalized BBQ Tool Set


Summer is the time for barbeques, and your uncle will love cooking up a storm with this personalized grilling set. What will it be first – burgers or sausages?

Price: $49.99+

gift for uncle who has everything: jerky sampler gift pack

Jerky Sampler Gift Pack

Buffalo Bills

Is your uncle a meat lover? Then he’ll appreciate this yummy jerky sampler gift pack. This gift box comes with various tasty jerky samplers to keep his stomach from rumbling, and his taste buds satisfied.

Price: $59.99

birthday gift for uncle: custom wood coaster bottle opener

Custom Wood Coaster Bottle Opener


If you’re looking for a one of a kind birthday gift for your uncle, look no further than this beautiful rustic wooden coaster bottle opener. It can even be personalized with the monogram of his last name to make it even more special.

Price: $22.00+

best uncle gift idea: custom morse code bracelet

Custom Morse Code Bracelet


Want a unique idea instead? Then you’ll make his day with this unique Morse code bracelet that’s ready to be engraved. Choose from vegan leather or silicone material depending on his tastes. You can choose to engrave his name in Morse code, or put a personal message on the bracelet.

Price: $43.00+

gift for uncle: wood beer cap state map

Wood Beer Cap State Map

Beer Cap Maps

If your uncle is a beer lover, he’ll appreciate this beer cap wooden state map. With all 50 states available, your uncle can display craft beer caps collected from all around the country.

Price: $39.00+

christmas gift for uncle: Personalized photo frame

Personalized Photo Frame


One of the best Father’s Day gifts for your uncle is this personalized frame. Have it engraved with your uncle’s name and choose a special photo of the two of you to place in it.

Price: $24.91

uncle Christmas gifts: Personalized leather wallet

Personalized Wallet


Every uncle needs a wallet, and this is one that he’ll want to cling on to for as long as possible. Choose from a selection of styles and have it personalized to his exact liking.

Price: $22.99+

uncle gift ideas: "The Definitive Guide for Becoming the World's Greatest Aunt or Uncle" Book

“The Definitive Guide for Becoming the World’s Greatest Aunt or Uncle” Book

Is your loved one set to be an uncle? Give him this guide book to get him excited and ready to become the best uncle. It’s perfect for the expecting uncle and aunt.

Price: $11.91

good gifts for uncles: echo show 5

Echo Show 5

Make an uncle’s life easier and more streamlined with the Echo Show. The device allows him to stay connected with his nieces and nephews, displays movies, and TV shows. It also helps manage calendars, to-do lists, and more.

Price: $59.99

cool uncle gifts: make your own hot sauce kit

Make Your Own Hot Sauce Kit

For the foodie that loves hot sauce gifts, what could be more fun than making your own? This DIY kit will help uncle create a sauce that offers a kick from chipotle and guajillo peppers.

Price: $35.00

gift for uncle who has everything: men's bath bomb gift set

Men’s Bath Bomb Gift Set


Does your uncle enjoy a nice warm bath? Then he’ll appreciate this luscious bath bomb gift set. It’s the perfect way to relax after a hard day’s work.

Price: $25.00

gift for uncle: premium beard grooming kit

Premium Beard Grooming Kit

Scotch Porter

Your uncle can keep his beard perfectly in place with this handy grooming kit. Featuring a premium wash, conditioner, balm, and smoothing serum, it has everything needed for any beard.

Price: $74.99

grilling gifts for uncle: grilling spice gift set

Grilling Spice Gift Set


Are you looking for grilling gifts for the grill master a.k.a your beloved uncle? Then this hot and fiery spice set is perfect. If your uncle likes to cook his food with plenty of flavor and taste, you can’t go wrong.

Price: $29.99

gift for uncle: complete wet shave kit

Complete Wet Shave Kit

Gentleman Jon

Another of our favorite uncle gift ideas is this complete wet shave kit. The set contains everything needed for that super smooth wet shave that every man desires.

Price: $49.50

christmas gift for uncle: long sleeve henley

Long Sleeve Henley


This long-sleeved men’s top from Carhatt is made from 100% cotton and is ideal for wearing on its own or with other layers. Choose from two colors, which are carbon heather and chili.

Price: $24.99 – $61.90

cool uncle gifts: dual breakfast sandwich maker

Dual Breakfast Sandwich Maker

Hamilton Beach

Making breakfast is super simple with this innovative dual breakfast sandwich maker. It’s the perfect gift for any uncle and auntie to create delicious breakfasts on a Saturday or Sunday morning.

Price: $39.99

star wars gift for unle: the best uncle in the galaxy mug

“The Best Uncle In The Galaxy” Mug

Basic Needs

If you’re seeking a Star Wars themed gift for you uncle, then look no further than this ‘The Best Uncle in The Galaxy’ mug. Every time uncle sips his morning coffee, he’ll certainly think of you.

Price: $17.98

uncle christmas gifts: fleece throw blanket

Fleece Throw Blanket

Exclusivo Mezcla

What could be cozier than this comfy fleece plush throw blanket? It’s the ideal gift for movie nights snuggled up on the sofa with your uncle in the winter. Don’t forget the popcorn.

Price: $16.99

unique gift: ancestryDNA test kit

AncestryDNA Test Kit


A unique gift for uncle is this AncestryDNA kit. Using this fascinating set, uncle can discover his ethnic mix and distant relatives. The plus of giving it is that you’ll find out about your history too.

Price: $59.00

beer gift ideas: craft beer making kit

Craft Beer Making Kit

Northern Brewer

All beer lovers dream of trying their hand at making a brew, right? With this kit, that’s exactly what uncle can do. Maybe you’ll even get to sample the end product.

Price: $49.99 – $54.99

See also: 33 Refreshing Gifts for Beer Lovers – Perfect and Unique (2020 Edition)

uncle gifts from baby: i love my uncle photo frame

“I Love My Uncle” Frame

Poetry Gifts

For a first time uncle, this sentimental uncle gift from the baby is perfect. Gift him this cute frame featuring his adorable niece or nephew on a special occasion such as his birthday or Christmas.

Price: $29.99

presents for uncles: custom tie clip

Custom Tie Clip


Uncle can look smart and slick by keeping his tie in place with this custom clip. Have it engraved with uncle’s initials or a short quote to make it a personalized gift he’ll want to keep forever. 

Price: $16.95+

best gifts for uncle: Compact Swivel Cheese Board with Knives

Compact Swivel Cheese Board with Knives

Are you looking for anniversary gifts for your aunt and uncle? Then choose this compact cheese board complete with handy knives. Make any cheese serving aesthetically beautiful with this easy-to-use board.

Price: $42.00 – $64.00

fathers day gift idea for uncle: uncle nutritional facts coffee mug

Uncle Nutritional Facts Mug


Make uncle smile with this cute and quirky coffee mug featuring fun ‘nutritional facts’. Coffee will taste even greater in the morning when uncle sips from the mug knowing you gifted it.

Price: $14.99

cool uncle gift: wooden charging station

Wooden Charging Station


With this wooden charging station, uncle can boost his electronics in style. Featuring a cool and rustic look, it will look great in most bedrooms and living spaces. Place it on a desk or by the bed for ultimate ease.

Price: $79.00+

uncle gifts from niece: custom guitar pick

Custom Guitar Pick


Can your uncle play a good tune or two on the guitar? Then he’ll love this customized guitar pick to make music with. Just make sure he doesn’t lose it – it’s very small.

Price: $11.13+

gift ideas for uncle: scratch off map of the US

Scratch Off Map of the US

Maps International

Is your uncle an avid traveler of the United States? Then give him a travel gift like this scratch-off map. Each visited state can be scraped off on this map, and it will look great hanging up in any home.

Price: $25.99

gift idea for uncle who loves whiskey: whiskey stone set

Whiskey Stone Gift Set


Are you looking for cool uncle gifts? Then these stainless-steel ice cubes will go down a treat. Two classy coasters come with the set, so uncle can make a whiskey on the rocks that ooze of sophistication and glamour.

Price: $24.99

the gardener and the grill cookbook cover

“The Gardener & the Grill” Cookbook

If your uncle is a keen gardener and chef, then he’ll love this handy cookbook. In it, he’ll learn the best techniques to grill delicious ready-to-eat veg. Hopefully, you’ll be invited round to the next BBQ party. 

Price: $20.00

present for uncle: muscle rub

Muscle Rub

Strenuous work can leave muscles feeling sore and tired. This gentle muscle rub uses a range of natural oils including, peppermint, basil, and ginger to treat tired arms and legs. If your uncle works out a lot or participates in exhausting activity often, this gift is ideal.

Price: $18.00

birthday gift for uncle: the washington post custom birthday book

The Washington Post Custom Birthday Book

Looking for unique birthday gift ideas for your uncle? If your uncle is nostalgic or a history buff, he’ll appreciate this unique birthday book. The custom book includes a collection of Washington Post front pages, one for each birthday in your uncle’s life.

Price: $100.00

gift idea for uncle: moscow mule copper mugs

Moscow Mule Copper Mugs


Who doesn’t love some good cocktails? If your uncle is one of them, these handcrafted copper mugs with matching straws and jigger are the perfect gift for him. Both uncle and aunt will feel super stylish sipping Moscow Mules from these mugs.

Price: $31.97

gag gift for men: beer belly waist pocket

Beer Belly Waist Pocket


Poke fun at uncle with this hilarious beer belly waist pocket bag. It’s a fun prank gift, and it looks like a real beer belly.

Price: $12.99

Want more funny gift ideas? Read more here: 40+ Gag Gifts for Men Under $50 That Will Make Them LOL

cool uncle gift: engraved docking station

Engraved Docking Station


This handsome docking station offers space for almost everything a man carries on the go. There are various colors and styling options, so you can choose an option that will look great in uncle’s home.

Price: $42.90+

tech gift for men: echo dot (3rd gen)

Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

For a sharp and rich sound, you can’t do much better than the Echo Dot. The smart speaker with Alexa means that users can voice control music, streaming songs from the likes of Amazon, Apple Music, and Spotify.

Price: $29.99

uncle t-shirt - best freakin' uncle and godfather ever

“Best Uncle and Godfather” T-shirt


Are you seeking gifts for godfather? Then look no further than this best uncle and godfather t-shirt. Your uncle and godfather is sure to feel proud of you every time he wears it.

Price: $20.96

new uncle gifts: "uncle's drinking buddy" onesie

“Uncle’s Drinking Buddy” Onesie


This adorable onesie is the perfect gift to give a new uncle as a baby reveal surprise. Give it on his birthday or Christmas, and he’s sure to be overwhelmed to discover that he’s about to become an uncle.

Price: $14.10+

beer gadgets: beerloft


Now, uncle can make more space with his beers, by using this handy Bottleloft. The magnetic strips hold bottles suspended from the ceiling of the fridge, creating extra room. Not only that, but the inside of the fridge will look super-cool and compact too. 

Price: $30.00

christmas gift idea for men: leather scented candle

Leather Scented Candle

Old Factory

Are you looking for Christmas gifts for uncle? This leather scented candle is the perfect stocking filler and will fill uncle’s home with the soothing smell of new leather and spice.

Price: $24.97

gift basket for men

A Gift Basket

The Bro Basket

What do you get for the uncle who has everything? A gift basket of custom presents always goes down well. Fill it with his favorite liquor and snacks.

Price: Varies

Which of These Gifts for Uncle Will You Choose?

You’re sure to pick the perfect gifts for uncle from this jam-packed list. From personalized wallets to novelty gifts, there’s something for every uncle.

Whatever you decide to choose, we’re sure uncle will love his gift. Happy shopping.

For more gift ideas for your uncle, check our this article here.



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