Graduation gift ideas for men? I am trying to find a gift for my husband for his graduation… I was thinking a classy watch but Idk!

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A nice watch would be good but me personally, I would have loved if my wife offered to get my diploma put in a nice frame.

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I always thought watches were the best graduation present because they can represent "time well spent" and are good for confidently dressing up for a new career. Happy to recommend brands based on any price point or go-forward occupation.

I know I am biased because I am a watch collector tho. Alternative gift idea would be a nice trip somewhere to make sure he is well rested and ready to start his new career with a spring in his step and fun stories of his vacation to break the ice with at work.

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Tbh that's more of a fashion watch. If you like the style I say go for it, but for the money you can get something better from a build quality standpoint, as mentioned above

A really nice pen. I know it sounds silly, but my boss had one on his desk from his graduation and carried it from firm to firm. He always felt proud to tell me the story (a thousand times over 10 years) about the pen.

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Apple watch / fitbit would be better, just get a nice band to come along with that

Disagree, don’t gift something that will be obsolete in a couple years for a big moment like graduation. You want something that will be around for a while to remember the moment. A diploma framing would be nice. Name your budget for a watch and I could give you recommendations.

A tie haha

Oo, I would second the nice sunglasses rec. For your price range you can get a nicer pair of sunglasses than you can a watch, and it still fits the bill of something he can keep with him frequently and up his fashion to look and feel good

Could also get him a nice jacket if he wears those frequently in the studio

A simple watch with an engraving would be great, there’s plenty of options depending on your budget.

Cologne. A gift you’ll both love

My fiancé is getting an Xbox lol

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