Gallantoro Christmas Gift Guide
Posted on December 01 2015
Christmas is looming and if you haven't already, it's time to get in your Christmas shopping for the special men in your life. Forget the clothes, and get him something really special this year, with unique and special gifts from the UK, USA and everywhere in between.
Whether you want to spend a little or a lot, we have the gift for you.
Gifts Under $100
Will Leather Wren Keychain // $35
Durable veg-tanned leather adds hand-burnished style to a smart key chain fitted with weathered hardware.
- Quality Leather
- Makes you feel more like a man
- Strong, like a man should be
- Your keys will fall in love with it, and never leave // BUY NOW
Gentlemen's Hardware Buff & Shine Shoe Polish Kit // $30
There are so many sayings about one’s shoes, including “you can always judge a man by his shoes” – so make sure you keep them looking spic and span for the right occasion.
- 12cm Soft Bristle Brush.
- 12cm Hard Bristle Brush
- 1 x Tin of Black Shoe Polish.
- 1 x Tin of Neutral Buffer.
- 1 x Polishing Cloth – 27.5 x 27.5cm. // BUY NOW
The Gentleman's Handbook: The Essential Guide to Being a Man // $25
Stylishly illustrated by Jack Hughes, The Gentleman's Handbook is an essential guide to living the gentleman's lifestyle. It's a tough time to be a gentleman. In addition to the general vulgarity of the modern world, he has to contend with all manner of things: the dramas of social media, the practicalities of being metrosexual and still taken seriously at work, and juggling his finances in these cash strapped times. Or does he? Who is this man who is seen slipping with ease between the office and the smartest parties, dressed in the most elegant clothes, oozing charisma and cool? Why, he is a man of style and taste. Alfred Tong shares his insider tips with every aspiring gentleman, from what to wear and how to keep your clothes looking in top shape, to which jobs to chase after and how to plan the perfect romantic evening, all without breaking the bank. // BUY NOW
Will Leather Hip Flask // $75
Like everything out of the Will Leather Californian flagship store, this piece is crafted out of the finest materials, to create a flask that will be with you for many many years.
Beautifully crafted by the Will Leather leather magicians, this flask will hold your favourite Scotch or Whiskey in class and style. The perfect gift for a gentleman that enjoys a good drop.
Each flash is made from vegetable-tanned leather that is hand-burnished, to give it a vintage feel. The leather is then wrapped around a stainless steel flask. // BUY NOW
Lumira Leather & Cedar Scented Candle // $55
From a unique relationship and common adoration of exceptional quality and design comes No. 352 - a scented collaboration between THE STABLES and LUMIRA. Representing the location of The Stables’ headquarters in Bourke Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, No. 352 is an exquisite fragrance, combining soft, warm notes of leather with the a stronger woody spice that is cedar.
French Leather, Cedarwood and Ground Spice aromas are all present in this candle, with a burn time of 60 hours. // BUY NOW
This Is Ground Cord Taco // $30
This is our highest quality Cord Taco available. Made with 2 rounds of top grain cowhide, stitched, sealed with a gun metal snap, and stamped with our minimal "Craft Edition" mark. Designed to hold just about any earbuds or similarly sized cord out there.
Craft Edition stands for our highest quality material, making process, and rigorously tested. All Craft Edition (CE) products are made in Los Angeles within 2 miles of our headquarters. PRODUCT OF THE USA // BUY NOW
Gifts Over $100
Danny P. Leather iPhone 6/6+ Wallet/Case // $180
Not only does it style you up and accommodates your banknotes and credit cards, it's also highly functional - the fully-fledged iPhone 6 Plus case that comes with it protects your phone while the wallet stays slim and minimalistic.
THE WALLET'S FEATURES
- iPhone 6 Plus case (Apple Pay compatible)
- 7 credit card slots
- cash slot (fits USD, EUR or GBP banknotes)
- slim design
- top-quality Italian leather
100% Italian leather. // BUY NOW
Will Leather Grady Travel Kit // $195
Form and function - this Travel Kit does it all, in style. You will need no other travel kit for years and years, this little guy is made of the highest quality leather, and it shows.
Oils and fat liquors used in the leather tanning process not only give the hide its supple appeal, but also imbue the elements needed for the leather to remain soft and durable over the life of the bag. On occasion, the oils will rise to the surface of the leather – this is the sign of the high quality of the leather; simply wipe with a soft cotton cloth to rub the oils back into the grain to care for the bag. With care, you can pass your bag from one generation to the next; an heirloom which celebrates the history of the leather craft. // BUY NOW
Truefitt & Hill Wellington Mach III Chrome Razor // $140
Truefitt and Hill, the makers of the finest shaving pieces we've seen, bring you the Wellington Mach III Chrome Razor - combining the super close shave afforded by Mach 3 blades, with the expertly weighted and hand crafted body, giving the very best in glide and handling.
A professionally weighted razor for the distinguished gent.
Product of the United Kingdom // BUY NOW
Gifts Over $200
This Is Ground Mod 2 // $410
The Mod is a customisable carryall designed to satisfy the needs of a diverse range of lifestyles and professions by way of a seamless magnetic spine that accommodates modular inserts. Every Mod 2 includes a Primary insert, plus your choice of additional inserts designed for unique storage needs and to act as a soft stand to use your tablet on. The interior of the Mod includes organization for tablet, phone, pens, stylus, glasses, cards, cash, notebook, small items, open compartments, and cords.
Made with the highest quality metal hardware and hand sewn in Los Angeles. Product of the USA. // BUY NOW
Daniel Wellington Classic St Mawes 40mm // $269
Simple round dial, beautiful accents, this sleek Daniel Wellington Classic St Mawes is the perfect accompaniment to match a brown leather belt or shoes.
Time Piece Details
- Brown Leather Band
- Rose Gold / Silver
- Quartz Japan Citizen Clockwork
- 40mm Diameter
- 3ATM Water Resistance // BUY NOW
Stuart & Lau Monaco Weekender // $540
Baxter of California Skin Care 1.2.3 Kit // $100
This makes skin care as simple as one, two, four... I mean three.
Cleanse, tone and hydrate your skin on a daily basis with this trio of products designed to balance and control excess oil production without drying facial skin. The foundation to good skin care can be found in these three easy steps.
- Daily Face Wash (10 oz.)
- Herbal Mint Toner (10 oz.)
- Oil Free Moisturiser (4 oz.) // BUY NOW
Triumph & Disaster Stash Box // $165
Based upon an old apothecary set, the T&D 'stash box' is a one stop shop of shaving and skincare gold that makes an ideal grooming kit or gift set for a modern man. Stocked with a tube of Old Fashioned Shave Cream, a Badger Hair Shave brush, some Rock & Roll Suicide Face Scrub and Gameface Moisturiser, this Stash Box delivers the essentials in style and when you are done you have somewhere to keep your marbles, dice, maps and knives, or anything else that you might rightly stash in a box, nice.
Product of New Zealand // BUY NOW
Triumph & Disaster On the Road Travel Kit // $50
Created in the spirit of a seasoned traveller, lightweight, compact and ready to go, this 'ON THE ROAD' offering from T&D will ensure you are clean faced, clean shaven and well prepared for the path ahead, whatever it may hold.
On The Road Includes
4 x 30ml / 1.01 fl oz tubes of...
Product of New Zealand // BUY NOW
Truefitt and Hill Edwardian Traditional Shaving Set // $295
Truefitt and Hill's stunning traditional shaving set, comprising a matching brush, razor and stand, is an instant classic. Shave in style and distinction with this beautifully crafted kit for the Gallantoro man.
Hand crafted in the United Kingdom and brilliantly finished by hand with a expertly balanced razor and hand made super badger shaving brush.
Better still, this stunning set is made to be suitable for use with standard Mach III blades, to give a super fine shave, and is available in Ebony, Ivory and Horn finishes.
Product of the United Kingdom // BUY NOW