Unique Man Cave Gifts for 2018

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It’s the same every year, searching in vain to find that perfect gift for someone that you feel has everything. That’s the problem theses days, if we want something we just go out and buy it. Unlike years ago, when we were so much more patient and waited for a birthday or other celebration of some sort to receive it as a gift.

So, for that person you need to buy for, you need to find something unique, indifferent or just plain unusual. This is probably easier than you think but to give you an idea, we’ve listed a few items that may inspire or remind you of what’s available out there. So, check out our list of unique man cave gifts to see if you can pluck out an item that will suit.

Man-cave items are popular and always welcomed by the recipient. They’re also a great gift idea as a Kris Kringle present at work Xmas functions. Whatever the occasion, here’s our list of products under $20 and over $20. I hope you find something they haven’t got!

Unique Man Cave Gifts Under $20

#1 - Premium Knitted Heat Resistant BBQ Gloves

Customer Reviews



? Full wrist protection
? Protects from extreme heat
? Anti-slip strips for a tight grip
? Machine washable


? One-size-fits-all.

Every great man-cave consists of a great adjoining BBQ area and that’s where you’ll appreciate this gift. A pair of heat resistant gloves for protection when cooking up a storm on the BBQ. How many times have you been the master chef grilling away, when all of a sudden, the fat juices start spitting at you, raining burning drops on your hands. Annoying hey. Painful hey!

Well, NO more. Your friend with the man-cave BBQ will love these premium oven gloves that can be used for grilling your favorite meats. The quality of these gloves is amazing and will withstand temperatures of up to 932℉(500℃). They also have a cotton and poly lining which will keep your hands cooler and prevent them from perspiring. Anti-slip strips also help with grasping your BBQ implements.

At 12.2 inches in length, they are one-size fits-all and extend over your wrists for added protection. This is where many burns can happen so wrist protection is a must. You’ll like the fact they come with a hanging rope, so your user can simply hang them in the man-cave after use. They are machine washable, so I’d suggest washing after use before hanging them up to dry.

And guess what, they double up as a pair of wood log fire gloves! You know that wood fire your mate has in his man-cave, use these gloves to stoke and replace wood on the fire. In fact, anything else that requires precautionary protection can do with this pair of heat resistant gloves.

Great features include:

  • Heat resistant up to 932℉(500℃).
  • Anti-slip strips
  • Machine washable
  • Wrist protection

Finally, a pair of heat resistant gloves that do not resemble mittens! Perfect as a gift for the man-cave owner. These have sold extremely well with 130 customers rating these 4.8-stars out of 5.

The only downside we found with this pair of gloves is the fact it’s one-size fits-all. They should have a smaller & larger size as not all hands are the same size. These would fit most people with average size hands.

Go ahead and check out the reviews for yourself, just click on the ‘Check it Out’ button.

#2 - 'In Dog Beers I've Only Had One' - Vintage Wood Sign

Customer Reviews



? Damn funny!
? Made locally
? Hanging brackets


? Some say too small

We all love a bit of humor and a hilarious beer sign to complement your bar is a perfect accessory. You know it feels good when your mates come around and get a giggle out of your new bar decor. This sign ‘IN DOG BEERS I’ve Only Had One’ is a classic sign that will have your guests in stitches.

You’ll find fixing it on a wall is simple, as it comes with hanging brackets. Alternatively you can leave it sitting perched on your bar next to your scotch whiskey decanter.

Having a sign hand made in the USA by a local artist also helps and the craftsmanship is pure quality. Made with solid cedar timber it measures 11.5″ x 3.5″ x .75″ (292mm x 89mm x 19mm).

As a gift for a friend or family member, this is a unique yet simple sign that will put a smile on your dial. Especially if you’re a beer & dog lover, this is a bit of a hoot.

You don’t even require a man-cave to hang a sign like this, but it would certainly help. It would also look the part in a pool room, log cabin or even outside areas.

Great features include:

  • Hand made in USA
  • Authentic weathered look
  • Hanging brackets
  • Just damn funny!

With a great star rating of 4.8, it’s been well received from customers that have bought it.

The largest criticism is the fact that the sign is too small so be aware of the size before you purchase. Most customers have not complained about this at all, just the odd one.

Feel free to check out the reviews by clicking on the ‘Check it Out’ button.

#3 - Pulled Pork Shredder Claws + Tenderizer Mallet

Customer Reviews



? Stainless-steel tenderizer
? The Grill Master’s Essential Barbecue Recipe Book
? Bear paw shaped claws
? Lifetime guarantee


? eBook, not paper book.

So, your hubby’s BBQ is the ultimate toy to complement his man-cave but sometimes you, being the good wife would like something a bit more, eloquent. Like using a slow cooker to perfectly stew a pulled pork. But he still deserves the cooking credit (like when man cooks a BBQ!) so he needs to be seen dishing up your juicy pulled pork.

But not with kitchen utensils, that’s not good enough. A man needs Man claws! So, check out these awesome meat shredding claws which will give the man in your house a heartening boost whilst giving his mates claw envy!

They make picking up hot food a breeze with the bear paw shaping allowing for easy movement of food without burning your hands.
Not only that, you’ll also receive a stainless-steel meat tenderizer when you get your meat claws. This is a quality product and is dishwasher safe. He will really feel in charge with this tenderizer and shredding claw set. Remember, guys love a hammer as part of their tool kit so imagine giving him this tenderizer!

As an added bonus you will also get ‘The Grill Master’s Essential Barbecue Recipe Book’ which comprises 25 great recipes with instructions (step-by-step), video tutorials and access to a video library which is continuously growing. This is currently standing at 135 cooking videos.

Great features include:

  • Par shaped shredder claws
  • Stainless-steel tenderizer
  • Book with 25 recipes
  • Lifetime Satisfaction guarantee

Peace of mind is always great, so you’ll be pleased to know they stand by their product so much that a lifetime guarantee is offered. If you’re not happy, simply return it for a full money back refund.

Can you believe this product has had over 420 reviews with 86% giving a 5-star rating? That’s a great strike rate. Be sure to check out the reviews and Q & A’s.

Some customers rated these 4 stars because they didn’t appreciate that the book is actually an eBook meaning it’s digital and you need to download it. Others we’re a little concerned about the seals of the mallet but mentioned it would just require closer cleaning.

#4 - Premium Leather Classic Beer Beverage Holster

Customer Reviews



? Attaches to belt
? Perfect for Barbecuing
? Snap closure
? Genuine leather


? Mates envy!

Okay, now we’re talking! Your man (or mate for that matter) works hard on his man-cave or other jobs around the house and often works with a beer in hand. However, you do need to place your beer down to get stuff done. The problem here though, is forgetting were you’ve place your beer!

That’s where this beauty comes in. You’ll never misplace your beer again with this beverage holster attached to you, everywhere you go. It’s made from premium leather so looks the part and is extremely strong.

You’ll like the snap closure on the bottom to keep the beer from slipping through, genius! The cowboy style beer holder simply attaches to your belt for hands-free convenience. It’s lightweight due to being made from soft genuine leather and has a water-repellant surface.

If you’ve got a party of some sort (Xmas, birthday etc.) this is a great unique idea that will not only please the recipient, but you’ll find everyone will want one!

Even those that do not drink beer can benefit as you can obviously insert any drink you like into the holster.

The perfect use however, is for the man who cooks the BBQ. Imagine him waltzing around proudly showing off his new beer holster whilst grilling the perfect meat for his guests. Now that’s cool!

Great features include:

  • Premium genuine leather
  • Snap closure
  • Belt attachment
  • Perfect for BBQ

Previous customers have stated how quickly their holster has arrived which is a great sign the shipping company used, is on the ball.

With a rating of 5-stars I’d image the only time to need to contact the seller would be to order more! Go ahead and check out the reviews, you’ll get a good idea of the popularity of this holster. Just click on the ‘Check it Out’ button.

#5 - 30th Birthday or Anniversary Celebration Wine Glass

Customer Reviews



? High quality stemless glass
? For men or women (or other!)
? Multiple years available


? Don’t come as a pair (just buy 2!)

Does your friend with the man-cave have a good sense of humor? Well, they better get one when you buy them this classy wine glass which is personalized for your 30-year recipient. It shows off a brilliantly funny inscription with the year 1988, 30 years ago for this year’s celebration.

Indicating the age of the person intended, and stating they are ‘Aged to Perfection’ and of a ‘Vintage’ era, this wine glass will fill the room with laughter. Also great as a pair for a 30th year anniversary.

Personalized gifts like this can be so memorable, this will not be one of those presents that will be put straight in the bin or passed onto someone else! When thought has gone into a gift like this, you will see it displayed for years to come.

It’s also a glass that the recipient can use as it’s a fully functioning, classically elegant, piece of glassware. A stemless wineglass is a gift for either a male or female, wine doesn’t discriminate!

The glass is made from the highest quality and fits a capacity of 15 ounces. With a wide base and smooth rim, any user will really enjoy their favorite tipple.

With links to other celebratory years also, these are a very special gift for the intended one.

Great features include:

  • 1988-year date (other years available)
  • High quality stemless glass
  • Funny slogan
  • For male or female

This truly is a keepsake that should last forever, depending on how many wines you’ve had in it. You may not be fit to hold it upright!

There’s been 43 customer reviews giving this a 4.8-star rating. The only person to give a negative review received theirs broken in the box, obviously due to a dodgy delivery person.

#6 - Large Cooking Fork Tool for BBQ Grilling

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