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20 Thoughtful Son Birthday Gifts

We know it can be hard to find the right gift for him, especially when you ask and all you get back is ‘I don’t know!’. On Your Ideal Gifts we’ve put together a list of thoughtful birthday gifts that any son would be proud to receive. These son birthday gifts include gift ideas that are simple to personalise that you can add his name to to gifts that he will find practical.

Below we’ve featured a collection of awesome son gifts that can make him laugh to more sentimental gifts to celebrate an exciting milestone birthday. Take a look at this list to find the ideal gift to show him how much he means to you and to celebrate any birthday.

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Birthday Gifts For Your Son

Funny son mug

A funny mug for you mug that reads ‘I smile because you’re my son I laugh because there’s nothing you can do about it’. 

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Funny son mug

A funny mug that you could buy for your son for any occasion. This son mug reads ‘this is what an amazing son looks like!’ with an arrow pointing up! For an additional cost you can add a personal message on the other side of the mug. 

By: ArrowGiftCoLtd
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'Cheers To A Brilliant Son' Coaster

A thoughtful coaster for your son that features 2 pints of beer with ‘cheers to a brilliant son’. 

Buy From Not On The High Street

Father and son plaque

With a heartfelt message, give this plaque as a gift to your son to let him know how much he means to you. Personalise with your name to let him know who this gift is from. 

By: BeeCreativeOnline
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Personalised Football Kids Watch

The perfect watch for a football fan! Make special by personalising with a short message on the back of this watch.

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Personalised beer tankard
Add your sons name and his age to personalise this beer tankard.
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The Beer and Bar Snacks Bouquet

A hamper for him to enjoy if he loves his beer and bar snacks!

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Personalised mens bracelet
Add a message to this engraved bracelet that would make a lovely gift for your sons birthday.
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Pocket watch

An engraved pocket watch for your son that features a lion design. 

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Tetris Keyring Game

A trip down memory lane with this Tetris keyring!

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Son acrylic puzzle

For your much loved son, this acrylic puzzle reads ‘son, thank you for being such an important piece on my life, love you forever’. 

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Personalised Birthday Beer Mug

Personalised this birthday beer mug with his name and a message to wish him a happy birthday!

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Driving gift experience
He can choose from 50 driving experiences that would make a fun and exciting day out.
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Personalised Bottle Opener
An engraved bottle opener that you can personalise with your own loving message to your son.
By: LaserChimp
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'So Proud Of You' Pocket Star Token

A little star token that reads ‘so proud of you’. 

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To My Son Sentimental Poem Metal Wallet Card

A special wallet card for your beloved son to proudly carry around in his wallet. This sentimental poem is sure to make him feel loved. 

By: MaisieMooGifts
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Son Gift Mug and Socks Gifts

A gift set that includes a pair of socks and a mug for the greatest son in the world!

By: MainlyMugs
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These gifts for your son include gifts for a young or older son so we hope you’ve found this list of gift ideas helpful! We have a number of other personalised wallets, alcohol gifts for him to sport gifts if he enjoys playing or watching a certain sport.

Personalised Photo Jewellery