When you get married, you develop new relations and forge new bonds. Now, instead of one family, you have two, with the number of relatives far more than before. So, come holiday season and you have to do at least twice as much shopping. Though making the extra trips to the mall is not difficult, deciding on the choice of gifts definitely is, especially when it involves your mother-in-law. The sensitivity of the relationship, especially in the early days, requires you to be highly selective while buying presents for her. In order to help you out, we have provided a list of top gifts for mother-in-law in the lines below. Go through it and pick the one that suits your mom-in-law's taste the most.
Gift Ideas For Mother-in-Law
Purchase a beautiful decorative vase for your mother-in-law. If you are adept at drawing, you may paint few floral designs on a plain vase and present it to her.
If your mother-in-law is interested in undergoing one or two spa treatments a month, then presenting her spa coupons would be a bright idea.
Nothing touches a woman’s heart more than a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Ask the florist to make an attractive bouquet of her favorite flowers.
Scented candles would symbolize the freshness in your newly developed relationship with your mother-in-law. Presenting decorating aroma candles to your mother-in-law is suggested.
A nice way to pamper your mother-in-law’s senses and make her feel younger is to present her a set of aromatherapy oils, this season. While choosing the gift, ensure that the oils do not have very strong smell.
A nice way to spend quality time with your mother-in-law is to strike up a conversation over hot cups of tea. Now, what can be a better idea than gifting your mom-in-law a nice set of teacups, saucer and kettle!
A cashmere cardigan would fill the winter nights of your mother-in-law with warmth. So, this winter season, present your mom-in-law a nice cashmere cardigan.
Wrist watch is not just a ‘time machine’, but also an accessory. Keeping this in mind, you can present a beautiful wrist watch to your mother-in-law.
Convey the freshness and fragrance in your relationship with your mom-in-law, by presenting her favorite perfume.
If your mother-in-law loves to accessorize her attire, purchase a chick leather handbag for her, which looks very much in trend and elegant as well.
Bottle of Wine
Celebrate the strong bond with your mom-in-law, by sharing a bottle of wine at dinner. And for that, present her a bottle of wine.
Her Favorite Dish, Made by You
Scrumptious food cooked by you would definitely touch your mom-in-law’s heart! Use your culinary skills at dinner, to show how much you love and care for her.
Digital Photo Frame
Photo frame is a very usual gift to think of, but a digital photo frame is not so - it is a modified version of the traditional present, which makes it look trendy and unique.
A diamond pendant is a versatile gift to bestow upon your mother-in-law. It would bring a sparkling smile to her face, if you present her a diamond pendant at any occasion.
To make the very obvious gift - gold chain - look personalized, present it with a pendant that contains the initials of your mother-in-law.
Books of Her Favorite Author
If your mother-in-law spends her leisure time reading books, visit the nearest bookshop and pick one or two books of her favorite author.
CD Collection of Her Favorite Singer/Band
A collection of CD can be preserved for many years to come. So, this time, present your mother-in-law a CD collection of her favorite singer/band.
Kitchen appliances would definitely be a helping hand for your mother-in-law. You may present microwave oven, a coffee blender or a juicer mixer to her.
Appointment at the Parlor
If your mother-in-law frequents a beauty parlor, then make an appointment, bring her there and pay all the expenses!
If your mom-in-law loves to socialize with other women in the society, then present her a club membership.