Finding gifts for your own parents is difficult enough, and given that you probably don't know your significant other's parents quite as well, coming up with something to give 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 travels. It'll inevitably lead you to a number of gift ideas that they'll actually use (and there's nothing worse than giving a gift to someone only to spot it collecting dust on a shelf a few months later). That said, 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 20 no-fail 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 Etsy find is sure to put a smile on the recipients' faces.
You can never go wrong with a little Diptyque.
Found: The chicest possible cake stand for an avid baker.
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.
Available in increments up to $600.
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.
Pretty and delicious.
Vintage appeal in spades.
Coffee fanatics will rejoice upon opening this.
Help them organize their office.
We'd use these as pretty dessert plates.
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.