The 20 Best Gifts for In-Laws

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In-laws can be a wild card. You might be still getting to know each other, and even if you've been already been accepted into the family with open arms, you’ll definitely want to make a good impression. One way of doing that is to find a thoughtful gift for your new family members. Your gift should show that you care, but it should also express (in a subtle way) that you’ve been paying attention to their personal hobbies and interests.

Of course, we realize that finding the right gift can be tough, especially when you feel pressure to get it right. To help you out, we’ve put together a list of great ideas in a wide range of price points to accommodate any budget. You'll be sure to find something that your in-laws will love—and will help you solidify your new family ties.

Here, the best gifts for in-laws.

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Custom Lake Art Cribbage Board

Custom Lake Art Cribbage Board

 Courtesy of Uncommon Goods

Personalize this cribbage board with a laser-etched map of a special lake in their home town—it's sure to become a focal point of their home decor. This cribbage board is made of cherry wood, a corked compartment on the front edge stores game pieces, and there are over 4,000 lake etchings to choose from.

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Avonnie Studio Personalized Couple Portrait Mug Set

Personalized Couple Portrait Mug Set

 Courtesy of Etsy

Mugs are certainly a practical gift, but a personalized pair will no doubt have your in-law smiling from ear to ear. Each portrait is hand-drawn with incredible likeness, and there are several cup styles to choose from.

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The Black Home Gold And Matte Black Flatware Set

Gold And Matte Black Flatware Set

 Courtesy of The Black Home

With slim stems and gold-dipped tops, this sleek flatware set makes an elegant addition to any tablescape. This one is guaranteed to make an appearance at family dinners for years to come.

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Fraas Solid Cashmere Throw

Fraas Solid Cashmere Throw

Courtesy of Bloomingdales

Your in-laws will love this soft and cozy blanket on a chilly night. Made from 100% cashmere, this throw is the ultimate in luxury. It's also available in several colors and would make a fantastic addition to their home decor when draped over a comfy chair.

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Scrabble Deluxe Edition with Rotating Wooden Game Board

Scrabble Deluxe Edition with Rotating Wooden Game Board

 Courtesy of Amazon

If your in-laws prefer to spend quiet evenings at home with a good board game, make sure to set them up in style with this deluxe edition of Scrabble. This stunning set features a rotating mahogany game board, a foil-stamped playing surface, and mahogany tiles and letter racks.

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Cire Trudon Josephine Floral Garden Room Spray

Cire Trudon Josephine Room Spray, Floral Garden

 Courtesy of Bloomingdales

With a refreshing blend of bergamot, sandalwood, jasmine, and white musk, this room spray will delight their senses and packaged in this gorgeous vintage bottle—it’s sure to look dynamite in any room.

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Mark & Graham Turkish Hydrocotton Bath Robe

robes

 Courtesy of Mark and Graham 

Made from organic Turkish Aegean cotton, these robes offer your in-laws spa-like luxury from the comfort of their own home. The crisp white cotton will make this an instant favorite, and you can monogram it for a personalized touch.

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Nambe Skywood Tiered Serving Stand

Nambe Skywood Tiered Serving Stand

 Courtesy of Wayfair

Inspired by the landscape of the Isle of Skye in Scotland, this acacia wood serving stand will make an elegant addition to any home decor. The simple, organic aesthetic of this stand would look equally divine stocked with desserts or fresh fruit.

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Waterford Elegance Accent Decanter

decanter

 Courtesy of Bed, Bath and Beyond

This striking wine decanter will appeal to any wine lover and certainly kick their bar up a notch or two. When it's not used for wine, it makes a gorgeous piece of decorative sculpture on its own.

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Harry And David Truffles And Wine Gift Set

Harry And David Truffles And Wine Gift Set

 Courtesy of Harry And David

Chocolate and wine make for a dynamite gift that’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser. Harry and David’s signature chocolate truffles and their 2015 Beeson Tempranillo dessert wine were specially chosen because they pair perfectly together. With this delicious set, you won't go wrong.

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Encyclopedia of the Exquisite

Encyclopedia of the Exquisite: An Anecdotal History of Elegant Delights

 Courtesy of Amazon

For in-laws who enjoy reading a bit about history, this unique book might just make their day. It's a compendium of fascinating anecdotes ranging from the story of champagne to the evolution of the Japanese kimono and is a real delight for art, fashion, and history buffs.

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Wood And Marble Beveled Cheese Board

Wood And Marble Beveled Cheese Board

 Courtesy of Mark and Graham

Help your in-laws entertain in style with this wood and marble beveled cheese board. Handcrafted from polished marble and acacia wood, this board makes a stylish base for cheeses, charcuterie, and appetizers. You can even monogram it for a special touch.

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Maya Luxurious Tea Accessory Box Set

Maya Luxurious Tea Accessory Box Set

 Courtesy of Amazon

If tea is your in-law’s beverage of choice, this accessory set has everything they’ll need for an afternoon tea party. Including a glass teapot, infuser, four cups, and four saucers, they'll be ready to pour—and there’s even a delicious loose leaf tea to get them started. What’s more, it's all packed in a lovely box ready for gift giving.

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Espressione Combination Espresso Machine And Coffee Maker

Espressione Combination Espresso Machine And Coffee Maker

 Courtesy of Sur la Table

Give your in-laws a way to jazz up their daily coffee routine with this espresso machine and coffee maker combo. This machine can brew one or two cups at a time and it’s equipped with a pre-brew function to extract max flavor. They'll also be sure to enjoy the frother when it’s time for a cappuccino.

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Cooko Wine Opener Set

Cooko Wine Opener Set

 Courtesy of Amazon

This deluxe wine accessory gift set is packed with everything your favorite wine connoisseur would need, including a corkscrew bottle opener, foil cutter, pourer, aerator, and more. Not to mention, it’s all packaged in an elegant wooden box that’s ready for gift giving.

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Innovative Technology Victrola Wood Bluetooth Record Player

Innovative Technology Victrola Wood 8-in-1 Nostalgic Bluetooth Record Player

 Courtesy of Bloomingdales

This beautiful speaker gives your in-laws the best of modern technology with a vintage feel. Available in three colors, this 8-in-1 "Victrola" is equipped with Bluetooth tech, and it even comes with remote control.

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Wild In Bloom Oversized Beach Blanket

Wild In Bloom Oversized Beach Blanket

 Courtesy of Amazon

Encourage your in-laws to enjoy some downtime in the great outdoors with this oversized beach blanket. Crafted from an acrylic and wool blend with a waterproof backing, it's charmingly packaged with leather harnessing straps and handle for a vintage look

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Copper Wings Candle Co. Easy Like Sunday Morning Candle

Easy Like Sunday Morning Candle

 Courtesy of Bold XChange

When a candle is named “Easy Like Sunday Morning,” it just feels like the goddess is baked right in. Treat your in-laws to this gorgeous soy candle that will fill their home with the bright, fresh scent of lemongrass, rosemary, and sage.

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Quiseen Whiskey Chilling Stones

Quiseen Whiskey Chilling Stones

 Courtesy of Amazon

Whiskey lovers will rejoice with this deluxe gift set. This set comes with eight chilling stones (made of 100% pure soapstone), stainless steel tongs, and a velvet carrying pouch, all of which are packed in a handsome cherry wood gift box. 

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Kindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle

Kindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle

 Courtesy of Amazon

Avid readers in your new extended family will love the idea of having a library at their fingertips. With a glare-free display, this Kindle paperwhite reads like real paper, and it’s also equipped with Bluetooth tech, and Audible, so they can listen to their favorite books when the mood strikes.

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