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Gift giving can be difficult even under the best circumstances. Even when you know someone intimately it can still be hard to find the right present. But what happens when it’s time to buy a gift for your child's significant other? Sure, a gift card could work in a pinch, but it may not be the best way to show you care.
Ahead, we’ve pulled together a comprehensive list of great gift ideas for your child's partner. Each item on this list is a pretty perfect blend of thoughtfulness and personalization without getting too personal.Keep scrolling for some great thought-starters!
A bathtub caddy keeps all of their bath essentials within reach when it's time to power down at the end of a long day. This water-resistant bamboo bath caddy fits most standard-size tubs, and there's plenty of room for candles, soap, wine glasses, e-readers, and anything else they may need.
Jo Malone London English Pear & Freesia Scented Home Candle
Everyone loves a sweet-smelling candle and this English pear and freesia-inspired scent by Jo Malone is no exception. This candle combines the freshness of sweet pears and the delicate scent of white freesias that will enchant her senses every time.
When it’s time for gift-giving, everyone loves a soft, cozy blanket. These super soft plush blankets by Ugg are made from 100-percent polyester; they’re machine washable and dryer friendly, and when there’s a chill in the air, they'll be reaching for this time and again.
If your son or daughter's partner is a lover of exotic teas, this gift is sure to be a hit. Palais des Thes has curated a delightful assortment of black, green, and oolong teas from around the world and pulled them together in this lovely gift set. Under the cover, they'll find 10 vials of whole leaf teas from China, Japan, and India, and each vial is enough to brew a six-to-eight-cup pot of tea.
With 12 uniquely handcrafted bath bombs with scents like lavender, vanilla, strawberry, mango, and rose, this gift set will certainly inspire a little me time. These bath bombs are formulated for normal to dry skin, and the good news is they won't stain the tub!
Roses are always gorgeous, but their life expectancy leaves little to be desired. The folks at Venus et Fleur, however, have it all figured out. These roses are an easy way to elevate any space, and with proper care, they can last a year or more. Choose between black or white boxes and an assortment of rose colors.
If they are a coffee lover, you can take their experience to the next level with a coffee of the month subscription. Atlas Coffee Club curates coffees from around the world and delivers them right to their doorstep, no fuss, no muss. Each shipment includes the coffee, a postcard from its country of origin, as well as tasting notes and brewing tips for each batch.
Handmade in Italy with premium paper, this gorgeous journal is also beautifully boxed and ready for gifting. Each journal has 240 pages, black flyleaves, an inner pocket for the safekeeping of loose papers, a pen loop, a bookmark, and an elastic closure.
This tower of chocolate is every chocolate lover’s dream. It’s chock full of tried and true favorites like milk chocolate-covered cherries, chocolate malt balls, and an assortment of chocolate-covered truffles.
This lightweight, textured bathrobe is a perfect way to punch up the coziness no matter the season. Made from 100-percent Turkish cotton, this robe is machine washable and dryer friendly—and available in four colors and four sizes.
The S'well Water bottle is vacuum insulated, and it keeps cold drinks cold for up to 24 hours and hot drinks warm for 12 hours. Available in a host of colors, this water bottle is BPA-free, and you can monogram it for a more personal touch.
If they are an avid reader, a Book Of The Month subscription will make them a pretty happy camper. Each month, The Book Of The Month Club offers its members five new choices. Once they pick their favorite, it's delivered right to their door. Easy peasy!
This vintage record player is where nostalgia meets modern technology. While this retro-inspired record player by Victrola plays their old records, it’s also Bluetooth enabled so they can play their favorite playlists, too.
Help them start a new tradition with this keepsake recipe book. While this wooden cookbook can be used as a journal, it’s the perfect place to share old family recipes that have been handed down. Even better, it’s customizable, so it will be uniquely them.
CHI Spin N Curl Special Edition Rose Gold Hair Curler
With a one-inch ceramic rotating barrel, this Chi curler will help her punch up her curls in no time flat. This curler alerts you with a beep when the cycle is done; it has an auto temperature lock and an automatic shut-off.
Give their makeup routine a boost with this makeup brush set by Sigma Beauty. This set includes five ultrasoft SigmaTech® and Sigmax® fiber brushes so they can blend, bronze, and contour to their heart’s delight. It also comes with a convenient carry bag, so it’s easy to store and travel with.
This reed diffuser set helps liven up their space with the sweet smell of peonies, magnolia, and pink musk. They can add or remove the reed sticks as needed, and when the fragrance begins to fade, they can turn them upside down for a fresh start.
Everyone needs a good manicure set, so gift her this professional-grade mani/pedi set. This set features 18 pieces of the items she needs for perfect nails, and it’s all packaged in a handsome leather carrying case.
Any bookworm will tell you that choosing the next book is always a difficult decision. With the Amazon Kindle, they can load it up with all their favorites plus some new ones—and they'll never have a problem finding their next page-turner, paper or not!