November 06, 2017
As the weeks come and go, we’re turning our minds to Christmas shopping and searching for refined gifts for him. What do I buy the creative in my life? How can I shop for the man who has everything? How can I treat him to a bit of luxury? To offer you a helping hand, the team at Alice Made This has pulled together our top 5 gift ideas for men to get you started. With simple designs, engineered raw materials and stories of industry to tell, we hope you’ll find the men’s accessories to suit his style.
Maxwell polished copper cufflinks
The Maxwell copper cufflinks are made from solid copper. Crafted in a British aerospace factory they are precision turned with care and attention. The cufflinks are hand buffed and polished to give an engineered and refined finish. Appealing to the minimalists, they combine the power of nature with the precision of industry. A unique gift that offers simple yet striking details.
Oliver steel cufflinks
The Oliver steel cufflinks are made from solid stainless steel and feature a diamond knurl around their edge. Precision turned by a British factory that usually manufactures parts for the aerospace and engineering industry, the Oliver cufflinks are a timeless accessory. Perfect for any occasion, the flat face is a good surface to engrave initials on to if you want to personalise your gift.
Bancroft M8 matte silver bracelet
The Bancroft silver bracelet is cast in solid silver by our skilled Silversmith in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter before being precisely barrelled to create a matte finish. Stamped with the Birmingham hallmark, our Bancroft matte 8mm bracelet has a lovely weight to it and sits comfortably on the wrist due to its elliptical form. Your loved one can fit it to his wrist by gently pulling apart or pinching the ends together. This simple, engineered gift features an added attention to detail with polished ends, ideal for dressing up or dressing down.
Bancroft P2 polished silver ring
Ideal for wearing solo or alongside similar styles, the Bancroft silver ring is cast in solid silver before being precisely buffed and hand polished. With a slender 2mm width, the ring is a timeless piece with an engineered and simple form, celebrating minimalist design to make for a refined gift.
Anning barrelled copper bracelet
The Anning barrelled copper bracelet is made from a solid copper bar and comes with a beautiful dust pouch and presentation box. Precision turned to form its ball profile shape, this gift is hand formed into its cuff bracelet shape before being barrelled in an industrial medium known as a ceramic angle cut tristar. This process bio mimics the process of Attrition, inspired by British coastal erosion, and gives the bracelet a matte, aged, yet contemporary finish.
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