Finding gifts for your own parents is difficult enough, so given that you probably don't know your significant other's parents quite as well, coming up with something to wrap up for them can be an all-out doozy. But shopping for gifts for in-laws doesn't have to lead to sleepless nights. Our best advice is to consider their hobbies, living space, jobs, and upcoming travel plans. It'll inevitably lead you to a number of gift ideas that they'll actually use. Really, who wants to give someone a gift to only to spot it collecting dust on a shelf a few months later?
One note: Unless you or your partner are 100% sure of their sizes in a particular brand and what they may or may not already have in their closet, it might be best to steer clear of clothing in this circumstance. That way, you avoid someone having to go to the trouble of returning or exchanging the gift. So, without further ado (and before you reach peak gift-searching frustration), read on to shop 25 no-fail holiday gifts for in-laws.
This stylish chocolate bar set is perfect for anyone with a sweet tooth.
They'll especially appreciate this if they have a long flight coming up.
This unique hot sauce is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.
This cozy pullover will be worn on repeat.
This Etsy find is sure to put a smile on the recipients' faces.
You can't go wrong with a luxe candle set.
Found: the chicest possible cake stand for an avid baker.
The perfect gadget for your in-laws to watch videos you send them handsfree.
A pair of cozy slippers for Mom.
And an equally cozy option for Dad.
A cool calendar for their desk is useful and doesn't require a lot of cash.
A gift that any wine lover would approve of, and depending on your budget, it's available in increments up to $600.
Is it just us, or do dads always seem to need a new wallet?
This delicate bracelet is modern yet timeless.
Gift them with hours of entertainment.
A monogrammed gift is always an extra-special choice.
Organized in-laws will appreciate this durable, chic travel essential.
Proof that glassware can be chic.
Delicious and pretty.
A beautiful belt is too good to pass up.
Coffee fanatics will rejoice upon opening this.
Help them organize their office.
Heart jewelry always feels special (and is currently trending).
This is the holy grail of hand washes, and it makes any bathroom look chic.
This will come in handy for in-laws who love to entertain.
This story was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.