Check out Colorado stocking stuffer gifts for her.

Fairtrade Socks

Socks are an obvious stocking stuffer choice, but these colorful, boldly patterned ones by Conscientious Step are a bit less predictable. They’re fairtrade certified, plus each design donates a set amount to a specific cause like providing safe water, fighting hunger or planting trees. $14.95 each, Judith & Joe, 3040 Blake St., #100,

Remo Tulliani wallet, $90, Moda Man

Italian Leather Wallet

Skip the basic men’s wallet gift this year and instead opt for one of Remo Tulliani‘s colored versions. Made from the same high quality Italian leather used for Tulliani’s belts, they’re available in a wide array of seasonal hues. $90, Moda Man, 1459 Larimer St., 303-862-5949,

Orvis brass luggage tags, $39 for a set of 3, Orvis

Brass Luggage Tags

Is your man a world traveler? These brass luggage tags from Orvis will spiffy up the look of his luggage, as well as help him identify it easier—especially once you have them engraved with his name and contact info. $39 for a set of 3, Orvis, 2770 E. 2nd Ave., 303-355-4554,

Timbuk2 Rain Cover, $29, Timbuk2

Waterproof Commuter Bag

Colorado’s unpredictable weather means the commuting man always needs to be prepared for rain or snow. Help him protect his gear with a Timbuk2 Rain Cover, which covers up to 35L backpacks, and can be stashed in its own pocket when not in use. $29, Timbuk2, Larimer Square, 1411 Larimer St., 720-259-3261,

Lux & Luca Jewelry Co. tie bar, $35, Spruce

Hand-Forged Tie Bars

Dressing up is back in style for both girls and guys. These hand-forged and stamped tie bars by local brand Lux & Luca Jewelry Co. add a dash of polish without making him look like a banker. $35, Spruce, 4347 Tennyson St., 303-242-8689,

Floyd’s grooming set, $15.99, available at all Floyd’s 99 Barbershops

Grooming Kit

Get his grooming routine in tip-top shape with a men’s haircare gift set from the pros at Floyd’s. Included are the essentials: Classic Shampoo, Classic Conditioner and Refresh (a unisex leave-in hair moisturizer that’s perfect for you to steal), and a choice of either Grip (sculpting) or Styling (setting) Cream. $15.99, available at all Floyd’s 99 Barbershops

Miansai sterling silver cuff, $155, Armitage & McMillan

Sterling Silver Cuff

Unless you’re dating a rock n’ roller like Lenny Kravitz or Steven Tyler, minimalist style jewelry is the way to go with a man. Miansai’s sterling silver cuff is sleek, stylish and classy. $155, Armitage & McMillan, 1550 Platte St., 303-284-6222,

Montego Bay swim shorts, $90,

Stylish Swim Trunks

Whether you and your significant other are snowbirds heading to a warm climate for the New Year or planning a stay at a mountain retreat, swim shorts are an essential. Norwegian brand Swims makes ones that are stylish yet functional, with their lightweight, ultrafast drying fabric. $90,

Read 5280’s entire 2017 guide to Colorado gift giving.

Georgia Alexia Benjou
Georgia Alexia Benjou

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