Buy him something related to his hobby, a special edition DVD of a movie by his favorite director, or a rare CD by his favorite band. Whatever he finds sexy, play it up for his special day.If he loves your hair worn a certain way, in pigtails, for example, tie it up in ribbons of his favorite color.Instead, buy him a ticket to a fun yet inexpensive outing.Consider taking him to the movies to see a new release or to a museum to view the latest show. Pay for his game card and enjoy having a friendly competition to try to beat each other's scores.Ask your guy how he plans to celebrate his upcoming birthday before you plan anything.Perhaps he doesn't make a big deal about his birthday and just shrugs it off.
But there's no reason to worry; just relax, think a little bit and ask a few questions, and you will be able to come up with a great gift for him. You know what he likes to do, what kinds of movies he likes, what music he listens to.And no, you cannot just get him a box of boring chocolates. has some great cocktails that aren't impossible to make.2. At a play, you can connect over how much you appreciate the arts — a little bit of post-show dramatic criticism is basically mental foreplay. Give him your favorite book, or one that you could read together and then talk about it. Look for a mug that's specific to the person you're dating — i.e.: a mug that says, "I'm The Top Bitch In Cat Town," may not bode well for a dude. He told you when you first started messaging online that he music, but you noticed that he's still using the crappy headphones that came with his phone. And if you like sports, nothing brings two people closer together quite like cheering in the bleachers in the freezing cold while chugging down overpriced beer.3. OK, so maybe elaborate mixology isn't his — or more importantly, — thing. It's a hub for PC video games, including new and more unique games. As cool as it is to purchase a ton of movies on your Apple TV, a Fandango gift card lets you go to the movies together. *~* Get a gift card that's not a set amount of money to help him avoid having a few random dollars on his gift card that live in Gift Card Money Purgatory until the end of time. Society6 has some pretty cheeky mugs, as does Someecards. Give him a cool listening experience with a nice set of headphones, like the Sony ones pictured, which happen to noise-canceling too. If he loves your feet, paint your nails in his favorite color.If he has told you he likes certain makeup you wear, put it on for him and make sure it looks extra nice. Talk to him and tease him in the sexy way he loves.
Pick a restaurant that has a long wait list but you were slick enough to swing by early on and ask the owner for a little help.