Posted on August 30 2016
Top 6 Texas Groomsmen Gifts
It’s always wedding season in Texas—and you never know when you’ll need to find the right gift for your groomsmen. Luckily, the Lone Star State is home to countless brands and small businesses that are sure to offer the perfect gift for the big day. No matter what your guys are into, we've compiled our top Texas-made goods that are sure to make an impression. Hell, you may even find that you want to pick a little something up for yourself too.
Founded over Lone Star beers and BBQ, Paris Texas Apparel Co. offers all kinds of products for all kinds of Texans. While their entire line of shirts, prints and barware offer ample opportunity to find the right wedding day gift, it’s hard to argue against their lively collection of Texas-themed neck and bowties. Whether you’re casting after Redfish along the Gulf Coast, munching on chips and queso in Fort Worth, or guzzling margaritas in Gruene, they have a tie for every Texan.
Wedding orders of 6 or more receive 20% off with code: WEDDING2016.
No wedding is complete without a toast or two—and depending on your libation of choice, these Texas themed barware sets might be in order. Available in pint or rocks sizes, each glass features a historically inspired design, illustrated by a Texas artist. And rest assured that as the festivities get to gettin’, these guys are durable enough to keep up.
$49 for set of four pint or rocks glasses.
While this blade may not hold a candle to Jim Bowie’s knife, it has been a local favorite of George Strait, Nolan Ryan and Billy Gibbons. Made right here in the Lone Star State, this 4 1/8" pocket knife features a white bone handle embedded with a nickel Texas State and Star and is the ideal gift for any proud Texas groomsman.
Made in Texas. $89. Available at ParisTexasCo.com
A Tray for Every Texan
Now we honestly haven’t seen a change valet tray that can double as a weapon but low and behold here you have it. This heavy duty catch-all is constructed using 22 gauge galvanized steel and has Texas proudly emblazoned on the stitched leather bottom. Intruders may not know WHO you are but they will sure as hell know WHERE you’re from when they are on the receiving end of this beautifully crafted weapon...I mean…valet tray.
Made in Texas. Brown or Tan Leather, $75. Available at ParisTexasCo.com
Nationality: Republic of Texas
Have you ever been abroad and been mistaken as an Ohioan, an Oregonian or even worse…an Oklahoman? The next time you pass through International customs, let there be no mistake that your roots and boots are firmly planted in Texas soil. This finely crafted passport cover is made with English bridle leather and includes a slot for your passport as well as an additional pocket for credit cards or immigration papers.
Made in Texas. Brown or Tan Leather, $70. Available at ParisTexasCo.com
Whether you’re getting hitched in the Lone Start State or rounding everybody up for a destination wedding south of the border, these intricately embroidered Guayabera shirts might be the perfect fit. Designed and made by Texas-line San Cristobal Guayaberas, these shirts are cool, comfortable and just casual enough to work in any situation.
Guayabera, $150. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for special orders. Available at SanCristobalShop.Com