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31 Gifts for the In-laws That Will Make You Their Favorite

Updated on December 3, 2020 Updated on Dec 3, 2020
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    Maybe you are lucky and got in-laws who adore you. Perhaps you’re unlucky, and they don’t. Either way, finding the right gifts for in-laws is hard. If you are looking for a together gift for your mother-in-law and father-in-law, we found 31 awesome gifts that will make them love you even more. This gift guide has you covered for an anniversary, Christmas, and any holiday gift.

  1. Outdoor Firepit
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    Pretty and practical. That’s what you’ll get with this classic, wood-burning fire pit. The attractive slate-top ledge makes this fire pit a beautiful addition to any yard or patio while also adding enhanced functionality as extra serving space. And, the convenient, adjustable legs make it easy to stabilize the fire pit on uneven surfaces –think, no more alternative solutions to balancing your fire pit while tailgating or camping. 

  3. Stonewall Kitchen Antipasto Gift Basket
  4. This reusable cross-weave basket arrives wrapped and filled with everything you need for the first course, the Antipasto. It’s sure to please even the pickiest of in-laws.

  5. Bitters Set
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    This bitters sampler will let them create their own bespoke cocktails or put a new spin on some old classics. Each bottle is 0.5 ounces and the flavors are lavender, cardamom, black lemon, and Orleans. The bitters are hand-crafted in Seattle using organic herbs and spices. 

  7. Gift Basket of Edible Treats 
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    Olive & Cocoa specializes in unique, design-driven gift crates that are gracefully packaged inside handcrafted wood boxes and dressed with a satin ribbon and an elegant gift card. Get them a gourmet food crate with all their favorites. 

  9. Marble Salt Cellar
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    This beautiful salt cellar is made of white marble which has non-stick properties that will keep the salt within from clumping. The lid helps keep the contents fresh and the cellar can be used for salt, herbs, pepper, and more. An elegant addition to any dining table. 

  11. Salt Sampler
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    Cooks and non-cooks alike will appreciate this gift. It contains 11 different varieties of flavored salt from around the world which are handsomely displayed in glass test tubes that sit in a wooden rack. Flavors include Cyrpus Citron Lemon Salt, Smoked Ghost Pepper Salt, Ginger Chili Salt, and more. 

  13. Personalized Cutting Board
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    This gift is a cut above the rest. Whether they are prepping cheese and veggies or displaying homemade hors-d’oeuvres, this wood cutting board by Kim Strassner and Mike Pararas gives their presentation a personal touch. This tasteful and functional keepsake is handcrafted and features your family name or the names of a favorite couple engraved on the top.

  15. Days To Remember Board
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    Remember all family and friend’s birthdays with this beautiful hanging. You can write the name and date on this unique friends and family wooden board and then hang it under the appropriate month. They will never miss a birthday, anniversary, or other important dates ever again!

  17. Robot Vacuum 
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    This automatic vacuum is perfect for busy people who don’t have a lot of time to clean or those with mobility issues for whom cleaning is difficult. It’s great for homes with pets, is low enough to clean under furniture, has a filter to help rid the home of dust mites and other allergens, and runs quietly. 

  19. Monogram Decanter Set
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    For the inlaws who love their wine, this personalized wine decanter set is the perfect gift for them to show off at dinner parties. The 66oz. decanter boasts a curvaceous shape and birch wood stopper. The four “tipsy” glasses feature swivel bottoms which allow them to tilt in a full 360-degree range of motion without spilling their precious contents. For an extra special touch, they also engrave a single initial on the birch wood stopper for no extra charge.

  21. Wine Box
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    This beautiful wine box will hold two 750ml wine bottles. Made of wood, brass, and faux leather, it has buckled and snaps closures to help protect the precious cargo inside. It’s a stunning way to gift your inlaws with two bottles of their favorite wine. 

  23. Hummingbird Feeder
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    The only thing that can make their garden lovelier is this beautiful hummingbird feeder. This feeder is made of hand-blown glass and holds 38 ounces of nectar. The feeder includes a hanging wire, cleaning brush, and moat hooks. 

  25. Book of Weekend Trips
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    Dream Weekends provided readers with practical itineraries in its popular weekly “36 Hours” column for over a decade in the New York Times. Now you can plan trips all over the US and Canada with one book. Your inlaws will never run out of weeks trips ideas with 150 North American destinations, from metropolitan hot spots to unexpected hideaways and recommendations for over 600 restaurants and 450 hotels.

  27. Emergency Car Kit
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    This gift will show them that not only are you the practical inlaw, but you’re the caring inlaw too! The kit includes all the essentials needed to sort out a car-related emergency including jumper cables, a tire repair kit, a tow rope, window breaker, and more. 

  29. Humidifier
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    This humidifier can produce both cool and warm mist. Having sufficiently humid air can help with congestion, allergies, colds, the flu, dry skin, and antique wood and leather furniture. The humidifier has a sensor to automatically adjust the mist level to a comfortable level of humidity, automatically turns off if the tank runs dry, and one tank can last for up to 60 hours at the lowest setting.

  31. Monogram Doormat
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    A  monogrammed doormat makes any entranceway grand and sophisticated. The extra thick keno abstract circle monogrammed doormat is made of handwoven coir fibers. This doormat sets the tone for a stylish home with its modern take on a classic abstract circle design. Recommended for outdoor/indoor use in covered areas.

  33. Wine Fridge
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    They may not be able to have the wine cellar of their dreams, but that doesn’t mean they can’t store those favorite bottles of wine in ideal conditions. By sacrificing a small amount of counter or floor space, having their wine stored under ideal lighting and temperature conditions can become a reality with a wine fridge. 

  35. Ancestry DNA Kit
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    This kit will show pie charts and percentages of their ethnic background. They’ll understand the different countries that make up their ancestry, learn the history of the area, from ancient to modern times—even learn surprising facts about the place and people who called those places home.

  37. Gardening Set and Seat
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    They don’t have to give up their love of gardening just because getting up and down isn’t quite as easy as it used to be. This gardening set includes the standard gardening tools and a bench to sit on with a tote to store everything. 

  39. World Travelers Cork Globe
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    They can spin through memories of their past journeys and plot future adventures in three-dimensional style with this colorfully detailed cork globe. Mark the spots you cherish most or even attach pictures, tickets, and souvenirs to relive the thrill of those trips all over again. Bringing a modern touch to a library or office, this personalized keepsake lets them celebrate the beauty beyond their backyard with every turn. It only comes with five pins, so get them more Map Pins so they can mark off all of their travels.

  41. Fancy Coaster Set
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    Agate is a cryptocrystalline characterized by its fineness of grain and brightness of color. They are classically associated with volcanic rocks. Agate is one of the oldest healing minerals. It is well known for enhancing spirituality, meditation capabilities, and serenity. These beautiful agate coasters are sliced from natural agate geodes found in Brazil. The assigned grade of Quality represents a standard quality. The surface of these coasters has a polished finish while the outer rim of the coasters still retains its original shape.

  43. Truffle Oil Assortment
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    This luxury gift set contains three of the most popular oils; Black Truffle Oil, White Truffle Oil & English Truffle Oil. The maker shaves the highest quality truffles and expertly blends them with cold-pressed extra virgin olive oil or rapeseed oil. Cold-pressing produces less oil than heated pressing but ensures that the delicate flavors & aromas are not damaged.

  45. Handblown Glass Teapot
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    The Perfect Teapot for Two was created for those who appreciate the finer things in life and is a great gift if your inlaws are tea drinkers. The drinking of tea is considered a sacred ritual by many cultures and cherished deeply. Not only are they getting a teapot but also four double-walled glass cups, tea leaves, and a blooming tea, making it a complete serving set. The tea maker comes with a rust-free stainless steel tea strainer basket that holds tea bags or loose tea leaves, which can be removed after your tea has steeped. The deep infuser goes right to the box. 

  47. Unique Wine Glasses
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    Glassware is considered a delicate piece of art. Pair the sensory delight of fine wine with the exquisite art form of these breathtaking glasses. With an exceptionally clear cylindrical body and slender stem, they gracefully showcase sparkling, red, and white wines. Sophisticated, stunning, and luxurious.

  49. Nest Learning Thermostat
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    Nest introduces the 3rd generation Nest Learning Thermostat. With four beautiful colors to choose from and an easy to read display, this thermostat will help make your home not only smart but energy efficient. With just a few manual adjustments, the Nest Thermostat can learn your habits and start to save you money by automatically adjusting the temperature.

  51. Home Coordinates Throw Pillow
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    Home is where the heart is. Made of pure linen, the case is quality, and it’s lightweight and durable with a hidden zipper. You can’t go wrong with this home decor. This is one of my favorites and a thoughtful gift idea. Unless, of course, they are planning on moving soon! A truly unique gift.

  53. Espresso Maker
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    They can’t visit their favorite European café every weekend. But when the aroma of this Espresso Maker’s rich, café-quality espresso reaches the nose, they might be able to pretend. Whatever their preference, single or double espresso, cappuccino, or latte, the machine brews authentic barista-quality beverages just like they enjoy at a favorite coffeehouse.

  55. Cheesemaking Kit
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    This kit contains all the ingredients (except the dairy products) you need to make the following fresh, delicious cheeses: mozzarella, chevre, goat cheese, Queso Blanco, Queso Fresco, mascarpone, and ricotta. Enough Ingredients to turn 20 Gallons of Milk into wonderful, delicious, preservative-free, non-GMO cheese in as little as 20 minutes!!!

  57. Special Dates Wall Art
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    Put all the special dates in their life together on this fun and unique wall art piece. Put their first date, wedding date, kids, and grandkids’ birthdays. Makes a great conversation piece too. A smile will come to their faces every time they look at it.

  59. Fondue Set
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    The fun of fondue gets a sleek and convenient makeover with the Cuisinart Electric Fondue Pot. Designed for use with oil, broth, chocolate, or cheese, the set combines powerful electric heat with easy temperature control and handsome but tidy construction. 

  61. Amazon Prime Subscription 
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    If they don’t have a Prime Subscription yet, then they need one. Perfect for a last-minute gift or a gift for those who have it all. Some key Prime benefits are free two-day shipping on millions of items, instant streaming of thousands of movies and TV shows, and unlimited, ad-free access to over a million songs and hundreds of playlists. What more can they ask for?