7 Great Gift Ideas for Barbers (+ What to Avoid)

Seeking the perfect gift idea for a barber? Whether you’re looking to give your own barber a special gift or seeking an idea for a friend or family member, we have you covered with seven top-rated ideas.

Made by hand in the USA, this set of candles includes three barber shop-inspired scents: Aftershave, Shaving Cream, & Talc. A fun gift idea for a barber who wants to add some extra ambiance to the shop or home.
$28.97 USD
$40.00 USD
You’ll love how he looks in this stylish hipster-style shirt. Creatively using the shaver cord to spell out barber, it’s a great design that he’ll be proud to wear to work.
$30.99 USD
$30.99 USD
We think these men’s barber pole socks are totally awesome. It’s a unique, unexpected idea that he will get a real kick out of – and actually wear. Fun fact: in the middle ages, the barber pole was originally used to signal that medical services were offered in addition to hair cuts.
$12.79 USD
$12.79 USD
Makes a great, tasteful decoration for the home or shop. The four prints are themed shaving, razor, talcum and scissors. They can be ordered mounted and framed of desired. A fun barber school graduation gift idea.
$11.99 USD
$11.99 USD
If you’re looking for a holiday gift for your barber, this quality hand-made glass-blown ornament is a great pick. Comes complete with a gift box. It has an old world charm that will be treasured for years by your barber.
$16.95 USD
$13.99 USD
A great decoration for the shop or home, this poster features 30 different beard styles on an attractive vintage print.
$10.97 USD
$10.97 USD
A fun conversation piece at the shop, his or her customers will get a real kick out of this mug whose handle is shaped as scissors.
$13.99 USD
$16.99 USD

What should you avoid giving a barber? We recommend staying away from tools of the trade, such as shaving kits, combs and similar items. Unless they’ve asked for something specific, it’s best to leave that up to their expert judgement.

 

Bonus idea:

The “barber is in” apron
This multi-purpose apron is a great idea for the shop or kitchen.