9 Gifts Every Grandparent Needs (But Might Not Ask for)


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They are notorious for giving us the best gifts, so why is it so hard to come up with the PERFECT gift for grandparents?! My guess is because we feel overwhelmed with this need to shower them with all the love they gave us as children and all the love we now see them bestow upon our kids. Grandparents are awesome, wonderful, magical, special, and our gifts to them should reflect that.

1. Homemade Gin Kit

Grandparents who enjoy a cocktail every now and again will love this homemade gin kit, which allows them to turn their favorite vodka into a happy hour-ready tipple.
Available now for $50

2. Custom Watercolor Illustration of Home

One of my most cherished possessions is an illustrated drawing of my grandparent’s home. Home is where the heart is, and by gifting grandparents with one-of-a-kind art, you are letting them know just how special home base is.
Available now for $75

3. Throw Pillows from Kid’s Artwork

Turn your toddler’s latest preschool drawing into a set of throw pillows — the perfect accessory for any grandparents’ living room.
Available now for $150 (set of two)

4. Botanicals Stationary Set

For the grandparent who’s always sending a handwritten note to her friends and family, this stationary set will help her do so in effortless style.
Available now for $14.95 (set of 16)

5. Digital Photo Frame

Grandparent brag books seem like a thing of the past. These days it’s all digital and on the cloud. This is a gift you will want to open and set up before gifting.
Available now for $59.99

6. Citrus Zinger Water Bottle

A water bottle is a water bottle is a water bottle, but the Zing bottle is different. Made to infuse fruits, vegetables, or herbs, these bottles are a conversation starter. (Yes, they even make a bottle specifically for infusing vodka.) This is a great gift for the grandparent who is making steps towards better fitness.
Available now for $15.99

7. Everlasting Tea Bag

This is a great gift for the grandparent who is not a coffee person (also known as my mom). This reusable stainless steel tea bag is unique and could be given alone or with a collection of tea.
Available now for $30

8. Memories for My Grandchild: A Keepsake to Remember

My son loves to hear about what his grandmother’s life was like when she was a girl. He couldn’t believe she didn’t have a television her entire life. Help the grandparent in your life share their story with a book that provides them with prompts and story suggestions. This is a gift that will be forever treasured.
Available now for $10.35

9. Gold Foil Candle Pot

When all else fails, gift the grandparent in your life with a metallic candle to add some pizzazz to their home decor.
Available now for $27

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