For Players with a Sense of Humor
You need to have a sense of humor to play the game, right? BOGEYPRO GOLF (www.bogeypro.com) has designed a series of T-shirts that are sure to elicit a chuckle, from “How to Throw Your Bag” to “How to Break Your Club.” The 100 percent cotton pre-shrunk tees come in four sizes and start at $21.
For the Chefs in the Group
Gift manufacturers have brought the golf club theme into the kitchen, with tablecloths, napkin rings, and even cheese spreaders. Our favorite is for the barbecue: the Par-B-Q Utensil Set from SAND TRAP GIFTS. Now this is something they will actually use! $34.99 at www.sandtrapgifts.com.
For Your Art Collectors
SCOTT MEDLOCK FINE ARTS specializes in limited-edition prints from some of the most memorable moments in golf. Medlock also sells official www.scottmedlock.comartwork, which he created, from the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. Companies can also commission original pieces. Prices for corporate gifts start at $65.
For Techies Only
The Circuit Pro Putter from DALRIADA (www.circuit-pro.com) is manufactured using laminated printed circuit boards for the head of the club. No two putters will ever look the same because of the nature of the circuit boards. Each comes with an identification number and a certificate of ownership. Engraving is available.
For the Folks Who Need to Have the Latest and Greatest Tech Toys
GPS Golf Systems combine global positioning technology with golf game management software to tell you exactly where you are in relation to various targets on the course. SKY GOLF'S Standalone GPS system works without a PDA. $399 at InnovaGolf (www.innovagolf.com).
For the Tchotchke Collectors
Bet you didn't know that there were golf accessories for miniature ceramic snow villages. Well, there are, everything from a caddy house ($42.99) to a golf cart ($11.99) to the country club ($41.99). Visit HOME TEAM GOLF at hometeamgolf.safeshopper.com.
For Car Nuts
What about a personalized license-plate frame, available with four different hilarious golf sayings from WWW.MACBIRDIE.COM? Choose from “I Would Rather Be Golfing,” “I Brake For Golf Courses,” “I Putt Better Than I Drive,” and “My Other Car Is a Golf Cart.” Prices are $2.99 for plastic frames and $4.99 for metal frames.
For Wine Aficionados
The Tipsy Golfers wine holder is sure to adorn their dens for years to come. The holder is available with a bottle of Chateau du Golf ($36.90) or without ($21.95) from www.designergolfgifts.com.
For Dog Lovers
What's great about the fun and furry head covers from ONLY GOLF GIFTS is that they really look like the little guys! Choose from beagle, bichon frisé, husky, West Highland white terrier, and more, for $24.95 each. www.onlygolfgifts.com
For Old Movie Fans
For a very special client or top salesperson, limited-edition original movie posters from PRO TOUR MEMORABILIA are sure to be treasured for a lifetime. Call for details and pricing information. www.protourmem.com