GETTING A GIFT FOR YOUR GUY

by Jennifer Mahon October 10, 2016

GETTING A GIFT FOR YOUR GUY

Jenn here. Jonathan's wife. So, this post is more for the gals - you'll totally understand this.

This Thanksgiving weekend was Jonathan's birthday, and for weeks I racked my brain for what gift to get him. It's hard shopping for guys as is, but this particular guy, he's extremely difficult to shop for. 

When we first met, it was kind of fun looking for original gifts - like one of the first gifts I got him for his birthday was a collection of all the original G.I. JOE dolls (oops, sorry "action figures") because he had them when he was a kid and sold them at some point in his teens to buy whatever teens buy. He always talked about how he regretted selling them, so I searched and searched and found some poor dude that his girlfriend was making him get rid of all of his. A pain to find this guy, but fun, plus the look on Jonathan's face when he opened up the gift was priceless, and it made me the most amazing gf in the world. 

Now though, he's got all this stuff! He's opened RARE-T that caters exactly to stuff like this. Guy stuff. Some girl stuff. But mostly guy stuff. Can you imagine your dudes face when you give him a Captain America shield signed by Stan Lee? Or a Godfather poster signed by Al Pacino and Francis Ford Coppola? 

So ladies, search no further for a gift that your guy will not only love, but will reduce him to putty in your hands. 

And you can buy it at the store without having to meet some questionable dude in a café with a box of G.I. JOEs, crying while showing you and explaining the backstory behind every single one of them - oh I wish there was a store like this back then!

If the hubs didn't own RARE-T, this would be THE spot for all his gifts. But he does own it. So now he has settle for a night out with me. 




Jennifer Mahon
Jennifer Mahon

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Sue
Sue

February 24, 2017

Love your husbands store. Starting my collection for my “chick cave” with already two pieces bought saving money for that GNR piece.

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