30 Cool Gifts for Uncles

Updated on July 15th, 2020
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It can often be difficult to buy a gift for a man and so if you are looking for something to buy for an uncle, you may have trouble deciding who you should buy for. This means that you might want to try to look around for some ideas as you may be a bit stuck for something to buy. We have therefore put together a list of ideas which we hope might help you. There are all sorts of things that you could potentially buy for an uncle on the list and so we hope that it will inspire you.

This is a white mug with blue writing on it. It says ‘officially the world’s coolest uncle’ on it. The design is printed on both sides of the mug which means that it is suitable for left and right handed people. It is made form ceramic and therefore suitable to put in the dishwasher or microwave. It comes in a box which means that it is all ready to give away as a gift.

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This is a hip flask which would be a great gift idea for an uncle who is a rugby fan. On it, it says ‘rucking awesome uncle’ with a picture of a rugby ball underneath. It has a 6oz capacity and has a hinged lid which will stay attached to the flask when removed so it will not get lost. The flask is a brushed grey colour with a shiny silver coloured lid and white writing on it.

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This is a wooden plaque which is heart shaped. It says on it ‘Uncles are like stars you can’t always see them but you know they are always there! Love you’. It measures 10cm x 10cm and is a light wood colour with blue and yellow writing on it in a rustic and a shabby chic style. It makes a great gift tag or can be hung around the neck of the bottle.

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This is a pair of brightly coloured socks which says on it ‘simply the best uncle’. It has a black colour with orange cuff, heel and tow as well as blue stripes. The writing is in red. They are made from 58% cotton, 20% nylon, 14% polyester and 2% elastane so they are soft and stretchy. They can be machine washed. A great gift to show an uncle how much you care for them.

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This is a glass plaque which is engraved with a sentimental message. It can be personalised and says ‘you are the best uncle love [name]. It measures 90mm x 125mm in size and there is a stand which will enable it to sit on a shelf. It is an unusual and original gift which will show an uncle just how much you care about them. It even comes with free delivery.

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This is a personalised wooden keyring. It says on it ‘I’m as lucky as can be the world’s greatest uncle belongs to me love [name] xxx’ It measures 8cm x 4cm and is attached to a sturdy metal keychain. It can be used to attach to key, as a bag charm or a sentimental keepsake. It is a cute way for a child to let their uncle know how much they think of them.

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This is a car air freshener. It looks like a number plate and the registration spelt out on it is ‘BE5T UNCLE’. It is white with black lettering and comes in a choice of different fragrances. You can pick between fruity, spicy and natural scents for the air freshener which comes packed in a polypropylene bag to preserve it. It measures 29mm x 132mm and has a hanging thread to more easily put it in the car.

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This is a personalised pen which is black and says ‘best uncle’ on it. It has silver detailing near the nib, centre and clip which makes it look really elegant and has a twist mechanism and writes with black ink. It comes in a luxury gift box and is secured with a ribbon and so looks lovely when giving it as a present. Would therefore make a really great gift for any special uncle.

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This is a short sleeved t-shirt which says on it ‘funcle: another term for , just way cooler. See also ‘hero’, awesome’.)’ It comes in different colours which as grey, orange, red, olive, black, purple, blue, green and navy and in sizes small to 5XL with a crew neck. It is made from 100% cotton and will therefore be soft and comfortable and is machine washable so easy to keep clean.

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This is a personalised pint glass which is engraved with ‘uncle[name] enjoy your beer from [name]. It can have a different message on it if you wish, you just have to specify up to 30 characters to be used. It comes boxed and so will really look the part and you may not even need to gift wrap it, but if you decide to the job will be really easy!

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This is an insulated 14oz travel mug. It is made from stainless steel and has black printing on it which reads ‘this is what an awesome uncle looks like’ with an arrow pointing upwards. It has a black lid which is leak proof and can swivel to reveal a drinking hols and also has a black handle and case. Fits in car cup holders so great for using when on the move.

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This is a sentimental print which can be personalised, It can have the name of the uncle as well as who it is form and it lists reason why the uncle is a superhero. It is 12 x 10 inches and comes framed, with a mount. You can choose between a white or black frame. It is printed on 250gsm matte card and the mount is laser cut for a professional finish.

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This is an engraved lighter which says ‘worlds best uncle’ on it. It is made from polished chrome so has a really shiny silver look to it. It is a Star petrol lighter which which has a lifetime warranty so you do not need to worry about the quality of the item. It is a great price and even comes with free delivery so could be used as a token present or along with something else.

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This is a coaster which is white and says ‘the greatest uncle in the world’ on it in black and grey. It measures 90mm x 90mm and is glossy with a hardboard back which makes sure that it does not slip and protects the surface underneath it. It is an original gift idea which will show an uncle just how much he is thought of by his niece or nephew.

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This is an apron which says on it ‘officially the worlds coolest uncle’ on it in blue writing. It is a white bib style apron which is 100cm long and 75cm wide with a neck ribbon of 60cm. It is one size fits all as the waist tie can be adjusted to fit. It made from 65% polyester and 35% cotton. It is a great gift for an uncle that likes to cook or for using for arts and crafts or even DIY.

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This is a cute vest for a baby which reads ‘ I have the best uncle ever’. It is white in colour with short sleeves and no legs and has an envelope style neck for easy removal. It has a popper fastening at the bottom and comes in sizes for babies aged 0-3, 3-6. 6-9 and 9-12 months.  It is made from 100% cotton so it is snug and cosy for baby to wear.

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This is a cushion cover in white which says on it ‘uncle, noun 1. Like a dad, only cooler’ in black writing. It is made from 70% cotton and 30% polyester and is 27 x 16 inches in size. It is a Tim and Ted branded pillow cover and will look good on any bed or even as a sofa cushion. It is a great way to show an uncle how well he is thought of especially if he is a bit cheeky and has a sense of humour.

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This is an uncle’s survival kit which contains a variety of small gifts and will help to show any uncle how highly thought of they are. The items are in a small organza bag which measures 13cm x 17cm and has a laminated card attached to it which explains the relevance of each gift inside. It is a great little present to show someone just how much you care about them.

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This is a storage tin which is made of metal and has a red lid with white writing which says ‘this belongs to an awesome uncle’. It measures 18.4 x 11.4 x 5.5cm and the lid is completely removable to make it easy to put things inside. It is printed using sublimation process which means that it will not fade. A useful and sentimental gift to show an uncle how highly he is thought of.

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This is a Peaky Blinders design gift set which has a glass and small miniature bottle with it. The glass says on it ‘by order of the peaky blinder and comes with either black spiced rum, dry spiced gun or Irish whiskey all made by Sadler’s and with Peaky Blinders on the bottle. They come in a black cardboard gift box which looks really elegant and means that they are perfect for giving to someone as a gift.

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This is a short-sleeved t-shirt which says on it ‘Drunkel noun: like a dad only drunker. See also: hammered, puke, stud, hero.’. It comes in sizes small to 5XL and in a selection of colours such as black, grey, orange, red, blue, green, orange, purple and navy. It is made from 100% cotton, has a classic fit with a crew neck and is suitable for machine washing. A great gift for any uncle that likes to drink.

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This is a wooden photo frame which has been engraved and it says on it ‘The best brothers get promoted to….uncle’ and has some entwined hearts on it. It is 5 x 7 inches and has space in the middle to put a photograph of the uncle with his niece or nephew. There is a stand on the back so it can be displayed on a shelf.  It will make a thoughtful gift to let them know how much they are cherished.

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This is a mini tin full of golf markers. The tin is a brushed metal in a silver colour with the work ‘uncle’ on the top in a fancy font. Inside there are 10 white plastic golf markers which are white with the same logo in black writing on them. The markers are 24mm in diameter with a 10mm spike and the tin is 82mm x 52mm x 19mm. A great gift for any uncle that plays golf.

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This is a bag which says ‘the world’s best uncle’ on the flap with a picture of the world. Print will not fade due to it being made using the sublimation method. It measures 22cm x 13cm and can be used for all sorts of things such as a pencil case. Holder for a games console, cable tidy or wash bag. It has two inner zipped compartments to make it easy to keep everything organised and secure.

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This is a white mug which says ‘unclesaurus like a normal uncle but more awesome’ in black with a picture of a cartoon dinosaur on it. It is made of ceramic with an easy grip handle and is 10oz in size. It is suitable for going in the dishwasher or the microwave. A great fun way to show any uncle how highly he is thought of but also give him a practical gift at the same time.

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This is a book called Uncle by JP Martin and illustrated by Quentin Blake. It is a lovely book about the eccentric adventures of a kind hearted elephant who is a millionaire and wears a purple dressing gown. He lives in a big labyrinth of skyscrapers and he and his followers have great fun exploring them and having adventures with the inhabitants. A fun book for an uncle to give a child or vice versa.

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This is a bottle opener fridge magnet which says on it ‘world’s greatest uncle’. It is white and written on in blue, red, yellow and green. The bright primary colours make it a great gift for children to give. It is 59mm in size and a really useful gift to give to any uncle as they are bound to need to open a bottle from time to time. Comes with free delivery.

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This is a smart leather wallet which would make a welcome gift for an uncle especially as it is made by a company called Aunts and Uncles. It is a wallet designed specifically to hold credit cards, which is something a lot of people have lots of as well as loyalty cards and things like that. It is made from leather and is black in colour and therefore looks very smart. This comes with free delivery.

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This is a cute keyring which says ‘special uncle’ on it with a heart. It has a snake keyring to hold the pendant which is metal and 25mm in size. It would make a lovely gift for an uncle that is highly thought of which they could keep on their keys and it would be a reminder every time they used them that they were loved. It could also be used as a bag charm.

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This is a white travel cup which says on it ‘this is what an awesome uncle looks like’ with an arrow pointing upwards. The lettering is multicoloured so it stands out over the white base colour of the cup. It has a black lid and the body is double insulated stainless steel so it keeps drinks warm or cold. It can hold up to 16oz of liquid in total and fits in a car cup holder.

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