Self-assured, driven, and socially popular, the Practical Alpha loves to be in control and to be seen that way by others. He exudes confidence and isn’t afraid to show mild aggression. At times he can be tough to be around but he balances that out using his charming personality.
When it comes to gifts, the Practical Alpha values function and status over sentiment or convenience. His need for control means he reacts positively to unique items that are made just for him.
Personalized or custom made gifts play to his alpha senses, making him feel important and acknowledged, reinforcing his self-defined leadership position in his tribe.
He reacts most positively to items of stature; those that he can display with pride, and items of function; those that he can use regularly.
He reacts negatively to items of sentiment; those that can show him to be vulnerable, and items of convenience; those that can be easily attained (aka anything on Amazon Prime).
Gift Recommendations for thePractical Alpha
⭐ Perfect Match
Personalized Whiskey Decanter
A Personalized Whiskey Decanter set checks all the boxes when it comes to choosing the perfect gift for a Practical Alpha. The decanter itself is a functional item, one he can display and use/admire regularly, reinforcing his sense of leadership and worth. Consider it a trophy with his name on it.
It also serves as a signal of his alpha status to visiting friends and family. Don’t be surprised if he regularly draws attention to it, in company. Practical Alphas take great pride in such possessions.
The personalization aspect gives him the sense of importance and acknowledgment he subconsciously desires, and the functionality of the gift means that this feeling gets invoked on a regular basis.
Swanky Badger, at its core, is about enabling real human connection. Our gifts are designed to give our customers a platform to share truly memorable moments with the ones they love.
We craft every product with the emotional needs of both the gift-giver and the gift-recipient in mind, because we believe that there is nothing more special than the moment of connection created when you give a gift of real meaning.
We created Gift Languages as a tool to help you understand the emotional triggers in your loved ones personality, and to apply that knowledge to the gifting process. Our hope is that it helps you to create truly special memories, that last for a lifetime. ♥️
About Our Products
Swanky Badger stands by the quality and craftsmanship of its products, so we offer a 1 year limited warranty on all of our products. Our gifts are made to be cherished for a lifetime, so if anything seems off about your purchase within the first 12 months, just send us a photo and we'll get a replacement made and shipped out before you know it!