The Gifts Every Guy Needs According to' Queer Eye' 's Stylist Tan France

Give the guys in your life a Queer Eye-approved makeover for the holidays

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Netflix's Queer Eye Premiere screening and After Party in Los Angeles, CA
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No one knows what guys want and need better than Tan France. Queer Eye's style expert is known for his ability to transform average Joes' lives with confidence-boosting new wardrobes. So we asked American Eagle's stylist-at-large what's hot this holiday season and his picks are both budget-friendly and totally transformative.

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Arvo Watch

Courtesy Arvo

"I designed these two watches in the set with my favorite watch brand and I love them! One is more athletic, street chic and the other is a classic, sleek option."

Buy It! Arvo Watches the Tan France Limited Edition Set, $179.95;

03 of 09

Clarks Chelsea Boot

Courtesy Nordstrom

"Chelsea boots are on my very favorite style of boots and I think every man should own a great, quality pair."

Buy It! Clarks Clarkdale Gobi Chelsea Boot, $170;

04 of 09

American Eagle Varsity Cardigan

Courtesy American Eagle

"I love the preppy, cool vibe of this cardigan. It's perfect for any guy on your list."

Buy It! American Eagle Varsity Cardigan, $29.97;

05 of 09


Courtesy Sephora

"More men need to invest in their skin and this my must-have tool. Just get this for everyone on your list, actually!"

Buy It! GloPRO Microneedling Regeneration Tool, $199;

06 of 09

Slip Pillowcase

Courtesy Sephora

"Upgrade his basic cotton pillowcase with this gorgeous silk one- it's better for not only his hair, but his skin too!"

Buy It! Slip Silk Pillowcase, $85;

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Mark & Graham Collar Stays

Courtesy Mark & Graham

"Have these personalized with an inside joke or sweet note that they can wear all day (and no one else will see them)."

Buy It! Mark & Graham Set of 2 Silver Collar Stays, $49;

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Diptyque Paris Candle

Courtesy Nordstrom

"I am obsessed with these candles and this scent is so unexpected. A wood fire smell that is pure luxury."

Buy It! Diptyque Paris Feu de Bois Candle, $35;

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American Eagle Skinny Jeans

Courtesy American Eagle

"A great pair of jeans with a proper fit is something every man needs in his wardrobe. This is one of my favorite styles by American Eagle."

Buy It! American Eagle Flex Skinny Jean, $39.95;

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