Thanksgiving is over and Black Friday is here which means the time to start your holiday shopping is now! Get a head-start on the season’s best holiday underwear with our holiday underwear gift guide. In search of something to dress your boys in this holiday season? [See what we did there?] Or want to share the gift of men’s underwear with a brother, boyfriend, father or second cousin? Give the unexpected novelty of holiday underwear offered in limited edition seasonal colors and plaid tartans. Or, give a gimmicky pair of red underwear with Santa Claus holding onto the package (see below.. seriously).
Brands as varied as Calvin Klein Underwear and Mundo Unico are offering sexy shades of red for their holiday styles, and brands Papi and 2(X)IST are featuring a cozy, plaid-tartan print in honor of the 2012 holiday season.
Check out our top picks for holiday underwear gift ideas below!
Andrew Christian’s Holiday V-Slim ($25-$27)
Boasting a cheerful holiday red, this collection’s brief and boxer brief are specially designed to create a sexy V-shape in front. The range has contrast piping on the front to help accentuate your package, too. XS-XL; 93% Modal, 7% Spandex.
Calvin Klein Underwear’s Cotton Stretch ($28.50-$36.50)
This collection of 2-pack briefs, trunks and boxer briefs comes with a seasonal shade of solid red ribbon to lighten your holiday spirit. This collection features a snug, trim fit and a soft, smooth feel against your skin. S-XL; 95% Cotton, 5% Elastane.
Jack Adams’ Old School 2.5 Jockstrap ($30.95)
Ideal for athletic activities or fetish wear, this jockstrap comes in a spirited shade of red and features an extremely soft contour pouch with a thick amount of fabric in the front. The 2.5-inch thick waistband and rear straps provide a snug fit and durability. S-XL; 85% Polyester, 10% Rubber, 5% Cotton.
Candyman’s Santa Outfit ($37.90)
This costume is the perfect gift for an exhibitionist who wants to play Father Christmas; the contour pouch shows the face of Santa with his hat. The singlet is made from a soft elastic material that conforms perfectly to the body and offers wide shoulder straps and an elastic waistband. S-XL; 93% Polyester, 7% Spandex.
Mundo Unico’s Volcano Collection ($29)
An explosion of color and design, this collection of short and long boxer briefs comes in vivid red and pine green (shown below)—the perfect gift for the holidays. The microfiber blend offers a body-defining fit and comfortable feel. S-XL; 78% Nylon, 22% Spandex.
2(X)IST’s Tartan ($20-$34)
For festive holiday shoppers, this collection of long johns, trunks and briefs comes in black, red and white with bold, plaid tartans. The cotton fabric offers a comfortable fit for those cold winter nights and a classic, holiday look. The collection includes an all-over windowpane plaid as well. S-XL; 100% Cotton.
Andrew Christian’s Almost Naked Holiday Air Jock ($19)
This combination of a brief and jockstrap offers the brand’s pouch lifting Show-It Technology, an exposed backside and, of course, a seasonal shade of red. The air jock offers a smooth feel against the skin and features the brand’s well-known anti-muffin top waistband. XS-XL; 94% Rayon, 6% Spandex.
Under Armour’s Boxerjock Boxer Briefs ($25)
An ideal gift for athletes, this boxer brief is offered in a limited edition holiday print: red and black plaid tartan. For breathability and comfort, the Boxerjock’s signature Moisture Transport System wicks away sweat, dries quickly and keeps you cool, while the 4-Way Stretch fabrication allows greater mobility and maintains shape. S-3XL; 89% Nylon, 11% Elastane.
C-IN2’s Prime ($26-$50)
This collection of low no-show profile brief, low no-show army trunk (shown below), long john and punt brief pops with a bold shade of cold blood red. The fabric offers an extremely soft, comfortable feel but retains its shape. S-XL; 60% Cotton, 40% Modal Viscose.
Lupo’s Boxer Brief (Under $25)
This boxer brief features a red and white candy cane stripe print that demonstrates the brand’s flair for colors and stripes. The sexy low-cut silhouette comes in a cotton, polyester and modal blend for an ultra soft feel and body defining fit. S-XL; 75% Cotton, 20% Polyester, 5% Modal.
Nasty Pig’s Long Johns ($39)
An everyday essential, these red long johns feature classic quality elastic and super-comfortable cotton spandex rib fabric. This sturdy, ribbed fabric offers a smooth and comfortable feel on the legs; this long underwear also boasts a sexy contour pouch. S-XL; 95% Cotton, 5% Spandex.
Baskit’s Light ($18)
The lightweight feel and cheerful hue of green on this brief make it the perfect stocking stuffer for the holidays. Ideal for traveling, especially to hot climates, this low-rise brief folds up incredibly small. It also features a flattering profile, expertly tucked seams and contrast piping. S-XL; 100% Cotton Jersey.
Papi’s Scotties ($22)
This collection of Brazilian trunks showcases a traditional style of plaid tartan as seen in Scottish kilts; it comes in red and black. For a comfortable feel and body hugging fit, the collection is made of a combination of cotton and spandex that naturally absorbs moisture while providing an ultra soft feel. S-XL; 95% Cotton, 5% Spandex.