It’s said that a man’s home is his castle, which would make his “man cave” his lair where he can enjoy a reprieve from the pressures of daily life, watch sports and other television or movies in peace and generally relax in a space he can call his very own—and decorate accordingly! Man caves also offer an abundance of gifting opportunity, from mixology to technology and gadgetry to interior décor. Here are a few great gift ideas that can ensure he’s suitably and stylishly sequestered.
The Rat Pack epitomized the coolest cats of their time—Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Dean Martin, who ruled the Las Vegas and Hollywood scene during the 1950’s and 1960’s. Now you can capture the enduring spirit of each of these venerable performers with unique handmade, wood-carved panels. Designed by Christopher Guy, one of the most prestigious names in the designer furniture business renowned for his elegant, luxurious furniture collections and pieces, this distinctive wall art will truly set that man cave apart. Produced to satisfy the lofty requirements of the world’s best interior spaces, from breathtaking residential homes to some of the finest hotels, casinos and resorts worldwide, these panels aptly combine the classic and the contemporary and will add strong visual impact to an interior.
www.ChristopherGuy.com | $4,870 each
Epson’s Home Cinema 5040UB 3LCD Projector
New from Epson is this state-of-the-art Home Cinema projector with dramatic color and contrast suited for the serious home entertainment enthusiast seeking immersive viewing experiences. Featuring 4K Enhancement Technology, this brilliant home theater projector supports 4K streaming devices and Ultra HD Blu-ray content. It’s also compatible with High Dynamic Range (HDR) content, displaying an extraordinary range of brightness levels with deep, dramatic blacks. Delivering 2,500 lumens of color brightness and 2,500 lumens of white brightness, the 5040UB is ideal for a man cave or a dedicated home theater. Its expansive color gamut displays the entire sRGB and DCI color spaces. A 1,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio ensures rich detail in both bright and dark scenes.
www.Epson.com | $2,999.00
Karaoke Rock-On Roller
Lights, music, action! The Karaoke Rock-On Roller is an all-in-one karaoke system packed full of features he’ll love, including a rotating 10″ LCD screen and a multi-format disc player for CD+G and DVD playback. This killer karaoke system is also Bluetooth enabled to stream karaoke tracks straight from the Internet with either a tablet or smartphone. Or, use the FM tuner so folks can perform the latest hits right from the radio! With the product’s dancing LEDs on its huge 10” woofer kicking out 120W (Max) of power, kickin’ it in the man cave will never be the same. Let the good times roll!
www.VocoPro.com | $299
Man Cave by John Cannon Homes
One stellar example of a man cave is John Cannon’s model home, The Avianna, located at The Concession in Bradenton, FL. There you’ll find a turnkey bonus game room with an adjacent cabana bar that features an indoor/outdoor kitchen boasting a 36” Wolf Grill, complete with an innovative venting system allowing you to barbeque either indoors or out. This room, with its’ exposed beams across a tented cypress ceiling, also features an expansive seating area that’s perfect for watching a movie, enjoying the big game or awaiting your turn during a game of pool. Slide open the room’s pocket doors and you’re instantly ready to gather with friends and family in the adjacent outdoor dining area. Or, escape to the free-standing gazebo following strategically placed stepping stones accessible from either side of the pool.