The goal: a gift that manages to say “I-like-you-but-we’re-still-getting-to-know-each-other-and-that’s-totally-cool.” It also pays to understand that a small present—something thoughtful, semi-personal, and affordable—is the way to go when you’re dating a brand-new guy. They might have Netflix, but chances are they don’t have Netflix, Hulu HBO Go.DON’T: Buy him a shiny new flat-screen to watch it on.DO: Take him out to dinner, maybe for a drink after.DON’T: Treat him to a 9-course dinner at a Michelin-starred restaurant, and present him with a bottle of Glenmorangie Pride 1981.
This kit includes tire levers, a multitool, rubber solution, a bone wrench, a metal rasp, and tire patches. The bonus with this one is that if you guys break up soon, this gift would still have prompted a donation to the ACLU.
DO: Make him a cool winter Spotify playlist with songs you’re digging right now, and an i Tunes gift card.
DON’T: Make him a mix of the sappiest love songs of all time, get him front-row seats at a sold-out concert, or buy him 0 wireless Beats by Dre headphones.
Here are some ideal presents for the man/woman you’ve only just started seeing. Let’s discuss: This is the first thing that you’ll consider. Some might argue yes, depending on how close you’ve grown or how many dates you’ve had, some might say no.
The situation: you’ve started a new relationship in the past couple of weeks/months, and you know that Christmas is coming.