Christmas Gifts

31 Special Christmas Gifts for Daughter-in-Law

Nothing compares to knowing that your son or daughter has found their perfect match. Seeing them happy is all we could ever want, and is, in itself, one of the greatest gifts we can receive as a parent.

Christmas Gifts for daughter in law

This article has been created specifically for those who yearn to give their daughter-in-law a gift that is just as special as they are. After all, they deserve it!

Here are 31 unique Christmas gifts to give to your daughter-in-law.

Let’s get started.

The Oodie (Large Hooded Blanket)

Large Hooded Blanket

Wearing your very own Oodie will ensure you have the most comfortable night’s sleep of your life. This is the ideal present for the girl who enjoys snuggling on the sofa in the evenings.

Oodies have become increasingly popular over the past year or so, making them pretty high in demand. There are so many colors and designs to choose from, so make sure you pick a unique design that your daughter-in-law will love.

The Oodie is so extraordinarily fluffy and comfortable. Plus, its one-size-fits-all sizing assures that anybody can wear one. Your daughter-in-law will be absolutely delighted to be presented this great gift.

Picture Frame

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A picture frame is one of the best gift ideas for folks who prefer sentimental keepsakes over expensive or one-time-use items.

While a photo frame on its own might be practical in that it allows your daughter-in-law to add her own photos, adding a photograph yourself will make the gift more meaningful.

Perhaps you could print a favorite photo of her and your son/daughter together, or if they have children, a photo of the entire family.

Consider gifting this unique keepsake to your daughter-in-law this Christmas: we have no doubt that she will really appreciate owning a lovely photograph of her favorite people in the world.

Wine Aerator and Pourer

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With this Wine Aerator and Pourer, pouring a glass has never been easier. To begin the process, all your daughter-in-law will need is a bottle of her favorite wine on hand.

By aerating red wine as it is poured straight from the bottle, this renowned wine aerator improves the overall richness and taste. Just open up a bottle of delectable wine, insert the aerator, and pour into a fancy glass for best results.

This is the perfect gift idea for all the wine lovers who enjoy nothing more than a couple of glasses of wine at the end of the day.

Wine Club Membership

Wine Club Membership

Next, we have a gift suggestion that may be used in collaboration with the Wine Aerator and Pourer to create the perfect gift set. Who wouldn’t want a monthly shipment of the best wines?

All your daughter-in-law has to do is complete an online questionnaire, after which she will be sent new wines to drink monthly, all of which will be customized to her own personal palate. She will then need to rate and comment on each wine she trials in return!

This Firstleaf Club membership is ideal for any wine lover who is willing to provide comments on a monthly basis. 

Grown Up Coloring Starter Gift Pack

Coloring Set

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Who said coloring books were only for kids? This is an ideal gift that grownups will enjoy just as much as youngsters, especially if they have a creative streak.

With this vibrant gift set, your daughter-in-law can rediscover the healing and unwinding pleasures of coloring. It’s a super fun way to spend time for those who wish to sit in solitude and color in some gaps from time to time.

This Grown Up Coloring Starter Gift Pack is a great gift that will allow your daughter-in-law to engage with your childhood imagination while having a great time.

Cozy Gift Basket

Cozy Gift Basket

Everything a girl needs to chill and rejuvenate is included in this thoughtful gift box, which are all presented in a stunning basket made from palm leaves.

While enveloped in the silky, linen scarf, your daughter-in-law can relax and appreciate a cup of creamy Ghanaian hot chocolate in the lovely, hand-painted mug from Morocco. Everything included in this basket is perfect to enjoy during the holiday season.

This fantastic Cozy Gift Basket is ideal for someone important in your life to kick back and relax.

‘Dear NAME, Thank You for Being My Daughter-in-Law’ Mug


This is a great present idea for daughters-in-law and mothers-in-law who share a wicked sense of humor.

The mug may be customised with your own names and includes a humorous statement that any daughter-in-law will enjoy. As a result, it demonstrates how much you value her presence, and how much she is truly embraced by the family.

This mug may be a hit if you’re looking for a present that reflects your own sense of humor (while also expressing your real affection) for your daughter-in-law.

Coffee Gift Subscription

Coffee Gift Subscription

Is your daughter-in-law strongly addicted to caffeine? You can help her get their buzz by subscribing to Atlas Coffee Club and shipping some coffee beans to her doorstep!

You can give her coffee from all over the world with this 12-month gift membership. She’ll experience delicious, perfectly roasted coffee on a monthly basis, as well as receiving messages from various nations through personalized postcards.

This is an awesome idea for any coffee lover, and anyone wishing to broaden their cultural views. Plus, your daughter-in-law can use her new mug to drink her coffee!

‘Bad Girls Throughout History: 100 Remarkable Women Who Changed the World’ Book

Bad Girls Throughout History

There’s no greater present for a strong, independent lady who has had a significant impact on your life than this very book.

This beautifully illustrated book, penned by Ann Shen, recounts the stories of various notable women throughout history, including Marie Curie, Eleanor Roosevelt, Anna May Wong, and Joan Jett.

Allow your daughter-in-law to be inspired by these stories if she idolizes strong women. She may consider it an honor to have this excellent gift on display in her home, and who knows? Maybe she’ll let you borrow it for a quick read sometime.

Daughter-in-Law ‘Bonus Daughter’ Necklace

Daughter-in-Law ‘Bonus Daughter’ Necklace

Next up, here is a piece of jewelry that includes a heartfelt message, informing your daughter-in-law how much she matters to you and the rest of your family.

‘To my beautiful Bonus Daughter,’ reads the message on the card, which we believe is a lovely variant of the term ‘Daughter-in-Law.’ The silver, gold, and rose gold versions of this lovely heart-shaped necklace are all available.

If you’re grateful that your child’s partner has become a part of your life, gift her this wonderful necklace to show her how much she means to you.

Charm Bracelet

Charm Bracelet

The ideal gift is sometimes a heartfelt item that the recipient will treasure for a long time, and will remind them of your love. A charm bracelet is the ideal fashion accessory for this reason.

Bracelets featuring charms are the definition of affection. Plus, you can continue buying her charms for this bracelet for future birthdays and Christmases, never running out of gift ideas ever again.  

Gift your daughter-in-law a beautiful Nomination bracelet, so she can start her own sentimental charm collection.

Charms & Links

If you’re thinking of purchasing your daughter-in-law a charm bracelet, why not start her out with a few of charms?

There are hundreds of charms available that are suitable for any occasion. You can even personalize your charm if you are willing to spend a little extra cash! There are so many options for you to choose from.

If you’re seeking for the ultimate, emotional present, a charm bracelet adorned with personalized charms is the way to go.

Personalized Velvet Quilted Makeup Bag

Personalized Velvet Quilted Makeup Bag

We women have always fought to keep the contents of our bags neatly organised over the years. This make-up bag could be the key to keeping smaller items in check.

Here’s a lovely ultra-soft velvet padded makeup/cosmetic bag with a tassel pull that your daughter-in-law can easily slip into her clutch bag to keep her minor essentials neat and tidy.

If you want, you can even apply your daughter-in-initials law’s to this bag, making it the ultimate personalized gift.

Hollywood Vanity Mirror with Lights

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Who wants a plain mirror when you can have one like this that does (almost) everything for you?

The electronic WEILY Vanity Hollywood Makeup Mirror has several functions, including multiple light settings that can be modified for different modes of brightness, an interactive touch screen, and an inbuilt USB charging point.

A well-lit vanity mirror is an essential for any woman. Why don’t you be the one to give your daughter-in-law this very gift?

Birthstone Beaded Ring

Birthstone Beaded Ring

You can figure out (or may already know) your daughter-in-birthstone law’s if you know her date of birth. You may get her a variety of items of jewelry while incorporating this colorful gem!

The Pandora ring we have linked is constructed of sterling silver, and features a man-made crystal that’s colored to match the birthstone of the special lady.

If you don’t already know her birthdate, do so now, so you can present her a piece of jewelry with her birthstone on it! This personalized gift will surely bring pure joy to your favorite daughter-in-law.

Date Box Subscription Box

Date Box Subscription Box

Maintaining a healthy relationship can become increasingly challenging as time goes on, especially when kids and careers are involved. Why not assist your child and their significant other in organizing their own date nights?

Cratejoy’s subscription package includes one-of-a-kind games and challenges that will make them laugh, improve their connection, and create brand new special moments and memories. These activities are simple to play at home while the children are sleeping.

If you wanted to give the ultimate gift, you could also offer to babysit the grandkids overnight! Sleepover time!

Personalized Round Golden Locket Necklace

Personalized Round Golden Locket Necklace

This is a great present for any woman who places a high value on her family and friends, and wishes to keep them close to her at all times.

Your daughter-in-law will be capable of carrying her most cherished, fond memories with her during all occasions, keeping them close to her heart, thanks to this lovely piece of personalized jewelry.

Up to two photographs can be placed inside the locket itself, and the colors include gold, silver, and rose gold.

The only thing we desire more than having the perfect wife for our children is having the perfect mother for our grandchildren. Show her your appreciation with this thoughtful gift idea.

Premium Essential Oils Set

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Who doesn’t appreciate the pleasant aroma of essential oils in their home?

Your daughter-in-law will just need a few drops of these stunning essential oils in any aromatherapy diffuser to fill her home with the scents of peppermint, lemongrass, lavender, rose, and a range of other beautiful scents.

Note: the diffuser required for this kit will be sold separately.

Ultimate Aromatherapy Diffuser & Essential Oil Set

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If you are searching for a diffuser to go along with the Premium Essential Oils Set, consider purchasing  the Ultimate Aromatherapy Diffuser and Essential Oil Set to create the ultimate bundle package.

This diffuser is very easy to use, and includes additional oils to use with it. Its wonderful, neutral wooden design will suit any setting, and it’s a decent size that is able to fit virtually anywhere.

Give your daughter-in-law this remarkable diffuser, allowing her to make her home smell breathtaking 24/7.

Yankee Candles

Yankee Candles

You can’t go wrong with a delightfully fragrant candle, and are always a useful, fall-back present for those stressing out over gift ideas.

Candles may be a bit of a stereotype when it comes to female gift-giving, but have you ever met a lady who has declined a candle as a present?

No matter how many the recipient already has, they are always appreciated! A lady can never have too many candles. This form of home decor looks great and smells great. Win-win!

Yankee Candles are extremely popular due to their vibrant colors and delicious aromas. Browse their selection to find the perfect for your daughter-in-law.

Himalayan Pink Salt Lamp

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These Natural Himalayan Salt Lamps are the perfect gift for anyone aiming to brighten up their home’s atmosphere!

Since they change the electrical charge of the surrounding atmosphere, these projectors are natural ionizers. They are also known to improve overall air quality, as well as aiding those with poor sleep habits.

In addition to their various health benefits, these lamps are so beautiful to look at, illuminating an entire room with its lovely, pink radiance. One for your daughter-in-law would be wonderful!

Colorful House Plant

Colorful House Plant

Who doesn’t want to brighten up their home with some colorful decor? These flowers will surely delight your daughter-in-law.

Flowers can be difficult to maintain, and most begin to wilt after around a week. Anthuriums, on the other hand, are regarded as the world’s longest blossoming houseplant, with each bloom lasting up to eight weeks, meaning your daughter will be able to enjoy these ‘flowers’ for much longer.

Give your daughter-in-law a bouquet of these vibrant anthuriums for Christmas to brighten her day.

Cheese Box Subscription

Cheese Box Subscription

This monthly subscription will be truly appreciated by your daughter-in-law, providing she is not lactose sensitive (and absolutely loves cheese).

Curdbox is a monthly artisan cheese subscription box that delivers a diverse assortment of cheeses and pairings from all over the world. Each box also includes a link to a personalized Spotify playlist, along with several other goodies.

Although this suggestion may be considered to be a little cheesy, we believe she is going to adore this truly thoughtful gift!

‘100 Date Ideas: Pick One & Let’s Go!’ Jar

Pick One & Let's Go Jar

Here is another gift that will not only be so appreciated by your child’s partner, but also by your child! We all need a break at times, but it can be difficult deciding what to do on date nights.

With this ‘100 Date Ideas’ jar, the decision will be made for them: there are 100 ideas for dates inside, meaning that all they will have to do is pick a piece of paper out of the jar, and go with the idea!

This is perfect for couples who simply cannot agree on what to do, or where to go, during special occasions.

Again, if you really want to make this gift extra special, offer to have the grandchildren overnight while your child and their partner have fun. There is no better gift than a child-free evening, right?

Beauty Box Subscription


A subscription box is the gift that keeps on giving (well, at least, for a couple of months). If your daughter-in-law loves her make up, she’s going to love this package.

The lookfantastic Subscription Box will be delivered to her home on a monthly basis, with fantastic testers and goods such as lotions, vitamins, bath bombs, and more!

With these beauty boxes, the options are absolutely unlimited. Give your favorite beauty queen her very own box this Christmas!

SmartSleep Wake-Up Light

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Have you recently heard your daughter-in-law complain about how difficult it is to get out of bed? With this brilliant lamp with natural lighting, you can help her out!

This Light Therapy lamp comes with a number of lighting modes to assist individuals go asleep and wake up naturally, giving them the comfort and relief they deserve. It can even aid to improve a person’s mood if they have been feeling a little low recently.

Give your daughter-in-law the best present you could possibly offer: a truly peaceful night’s sleep.

Personalized Birth Year ‘Mixtape’ Spotify Playlist

Personalized Birth Year ‘Mixtape’ Spotify Playlist

Is your daughter-in-law a music enthusiast? If that’s the case, you should absolutely consider giving her a one-of-a-kind present of her own personalized mixtape!

Of course, in our day and age, not many people own cassette players. Instead, this present is an empty cassette case with a Spotify playlist link printed on it, complete with songs from her birth year!

This is a fantastic present for everyone who enjoys music. How about adding the gift of a Spotify Premium subscription along with the playlist, if your daughter-in-law doesn’t already have one?

Create a Gift Package

Create a Gift Package

The only negative of most ready-made gift packages is that you don’t always know what’s inside them. You get to choose exactly what goes inside this ‘create your own’ gift box!

Candles, face masks, wine, nibbles, bath bombs, and whatever else you may think of to indulge and comfort your loved one are among the joys available in this bundle.

Create the most considerate gift for your daughter-in-law by putting together an absolutely original, personalized package. This is a truly great gift idea!

Luxury Chocolate Boxes

Luxury Chocolate Box

This option is yet another cliché when it comes to choosing gifts for women, but it’s also a gesture that everyone appreciates. Who doesn’t enjoy a delicious box of chocolates?

Hardly anything beats a relaxing evening in on the sofa with a newly opened box of chocolates. The best part about a big box of chocolates is that there are so many options to pick from. 

Your daughter-in-law will undoubtedly love one of these stunning Hotel Chocolat boxes. Just warn her to hide them away from her partner!

Amazon Gift Cards

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Although this is one of the easiest, less personal options on the list, let’s face it: who doesn’t enjoy a gift card?

You can send the money to them as a virtual eGift Card or have it printed and sent to their address. Determine the amount of money you want to provide and leave the rest to your daughter-in-law. She can decide exactly what she wants when she receives the card!

A gift card gives your loved one the freedom to buy precisely what they want, whenever they want. That could be one of the greatest gifts she could ask for.

Everyday Photo Album

Everyday Photo Album

Last but not least, we recommend giving your daughter-in-law this thoughtful gift filled with special memories that she can treasure forever.

Fill this personalized photo album with photographs of her, your child, your grandchildren, and the other special people in her life. You could even include images of her partner as a child, the embarrassing ones that she has never seen before, to include some fun to the gift.

Nothing beats sitting around and going through an old photo album, and unfortunately, they just aren’t as popular as they used to be, now that photos are so easily obtained on cell phones. Take your daughter-in-law back to the good old days with her very own album.

Final Thoughts

So, there we have it! Those are our 31 top picks for unique Christmas presents that are perfect for your favorite daughter-in-law. We hope that you have found the perfect present somewhere in our list.

Good luck, and happy holidays!

Gavin Wallace