Take the stress out of shopping for mother in law Christmas gifts this year. Please even the most persnickety mother in law with ones of these top gift ideas!
Favorite Mother in Law Christmas Gifts
Family Tree Photo Sculpture – Choice of Colors
You can order additional frames, or just tuck more photos into the branches.
Your mother in law can carry her family with her wherever she goes with this exquisite sterling silver necklace.
The leaves can be personalized with up to 7 names, and each name is equipped with a corresponding crystal birthstone.
This stunning piece will keep her family near and dear to her heart.
Family of Love Diamond Bracelet
Beautifully handcrafted bracelet features up to 10 engraved names surrounded by 10 sparkling genuine diamonds.
To beautifully highlight each beloved family member, each name is engraved on a shimmering sterling silver link that is highlighted by sparkling 24k gold-plated accents.
Christmas Gifts to Help Your Mother in Law Relax
Mother-in-Laws Need Pampering, Too!
What woman isn’t a little stressed these days? Give your MIL a gift to help her relax this Christmas – she’ll be so grateful!
If she’s the type who enjoys massages, give her a gift certificate to a nearby spa. Or she might feel pampered by having a mani-pedi.
You could also send her a spa gift basket full of bath goodies and luxurious products to provide a relaxing evening.
More Gifts of Relaxation:
Luxury Bathtub Caddy Tray with Free Soap HolderNon-Slip Suction Cup Bath Pillow with Two PanelsLuxurious Handmade Moisturizing Bath Bombs – 12 PackCool Mist Essential Oil DiffuserSuction Wine Glass Cupholder for BathShiatsu Heated Neck, Shoulder and Back MassagerAcupressure Mat and Pillow SetHeart Aromatherapy Diffuser Necklace Gift Set
Wine-Themed Mother in Law Christmas Gifts
Be happy if your mother-in-law enjoys wine! That means whenever you’re with here you can have a glass of wine yourself and relax a bit. I know I wish my MIL drank…a glass of wine or two would certainly have improved some of our get-togethers.
Get her a fun wine glass and a bottle of wine for a Christmas gift that she’s sure to enjoy. Click here to see Amazon’s selection of funny wine glasses for women.
Or how about wine accessories, such as specialized openers, wine charms, wine racks, or wine bottle covers?
You could also send a wine gift basket – an easy gift that’s always thrilling to receive.
Funny Socks for the Wine LoverOster Rechargeable Cordless Wine Opener with ChillerMetal Wine Rack with Glass Holder & Cork StorageInsulated Wine Clutch – 23 ColorsInsulated Wine and Cheese Picnic Basket with Service for 2Boxxle Box Wine Dispenser – Keeps Wine Fresh for up to 6 Weeks
Warm and Cozy Gifts
The chilly weather that comes with Christmas calls for a warm and cozy gift.
Pamper your mother-in-law with a snuggly blanket that’s custom-made just for her!
Personalization Mall has a fun selection of cozy blankets that can be personalized with pictures and names. A sweet and cozy way to ward off the winter chill!
Brookstone Towel WarmerUGG Women’s Ansley Moccasin Slippers – 14 ColorsPlush Microfiber Bathrobe – Choice of ColorsNumi Organic Flowering Tea Gift Set with 6 TeaMicroplush Heated Throw – Choice of ColorsVelour Heated Car Seat Cushion
State of Love Gifts
Choice of Colors and Styles
Choose from over 10 gifts – including blankets, pillows, mugs, plaques, prints and more.
Each item features a graphic of their home state, and incorporates the name and address or other personalized text.
Christmas Gift Baskets for Your Mother in Law
Gift baskets are one of those presents that everyone loves to receive! It’s like suddenly having a little treasure chest pop up on your doorstep, filled with loads of little goodies to enjoy throughout the holiday season.
They have a fabulous selection of highly-rated gift baskets (with prices starting at under $30). They also offer customer reviews, so you can find out what other people have experienced.
The hardest thing will be making your choice – they offer themed gift baskets (think coffee, tea or spa), wine gift baskets, champagne gift baskets and gourmet fruit baskets.
My favorite part? You can add a personalized ribbon to many of their baskets to create a truly one-of-a-kind gift. And you can add 45 characters to the ribbon – which is plenty of room for a sweet message.
Fresh Fruit & Cookies Holiday Gift BasketToast of California Wine Gift BasketDeluxe Roasted Nuts Gift Baskets, 7-SectionGourmet Cheese Basket – Gluten Free AvailableHappy Holidays Champagne Gift BasketSweet Bloom Dried Fruit Deluxe BasketHoliday Chocolate Decadence Gift BasketChampagne & Chocolates Gift Set
Christmas Gifts for the Mother in Law Who Enjoys Cooking
Personalized Gifts for Her Kitchen
Then get her something exciting and new for her kitchen!
You might consider getting her a personalized gift that adds a colorful accent to her kitchen and highlights her cooking skills, such as the a personalized cookie jar, cutting board, apron or serving bowl.See All Personalized Kitchen GIfts
Kitchen Gadgets and Small Appliances
Check out Amazon’s Top Gifts for Cooks and Bakers for a little inspiration.
Be sure to scroll down a bit on the page until you hit the shopping display of all the amazing gifts.
Instant Pot – Top Selling Kitchen AppliancePhilips Airfryer – The Original Airfryer: Fry HealthyCuisinart 5-in-1 Griddler and Panini MakerCrock-Pot 7-Quart Oval Slow CookerNon Stick 12″ Crepe MakerAnova Bluetooth Sous Vide Precision CookerOster Expressbake Bread MachineOXA Powerful 4-in-1 Hand Blender
Travel Themed Mother in Law Christmas Gifts
Personalized Pin Your Journeys Map
A travel-themed present is a thoughtful gift for the mother-in-law who loves to travel!
She’ll love tracking her past travels – and planning her future adventures – on this lovely personalized pin your journeys map.
4 in 1 HD Cell Phone Camera Zoom Lens KitI Was Here: A Unique Travel JournalJet Set Luggage Tag Charms – Silver or Gold – Choice of CititesVintage Style World Map Handbag SetTravelon Deluxe Packable ShelvesUltra HD Waterproof DV CamcorderPortable Power Bank with Built in Flashlight10K Yellow Gold World Map Necklace
Christmas Gifts for the Mother-in-Law Who Enjoys Gardening
She would probably love a decorative accent to her garden, such as a personalized garden flag (check out the lovely garden flags at Personalization Mall).
Personalized garden stones, such as these cute ones from Personal Creations, are also a lovely addition to any garden.
Our Family is a Garden of Love Personalized BraceletGarden Kneeler and Seat with Storage PouchesGlow in the Dark 10″ Gazing Ball – Choice of 5 Colors4 Tier Mini Greenhouse – Use Indoors or OutdoorsCrabtree & Evelyn Moisturizing Gardener’s Hand TherapyNature’s Blossom Bonsai Tree Seed Starter KitNature’s Hangout Clear Window Bird FeederSix Months of Flower Bulb Gift Gardens
Christmas Gifts for the Mother in Law Who’s a Fitness Buff
If your mother in law enjoys being active and exercising, get her a Christmas gift that encourages health!
What sport does she enjoy most? Get her a fun accessory or gadget for her favorite activity.
If she exercises to the point of soreness, a heated massager for her back and shoulders is a thoughtful gift.
If she doesn’t have a fitness tracker, the Fitbit Charge is an excellent gift that she will enjoy using everyday.
TrailHeads Stretch Touchscreen Running Gloves – 3 ColorsGaiam Sol Studio Sweat Repelling Dry-Grip Yoga Mat – 5 ColorsOster Sport Bottle Smoothie Machine – 6 ColorsTriggerPoint GRID Foam Roller with Free Online Instructional VideosWaterproof Wireless Bluetooth Sports HeadphonesFruit Infuser 32 Oz Sport Bottle and Recipe ebook Combo SetFitbit Blaze Smart Fitness Watch – Choice of ColorsRadiant Saunas Rejuvenator Portable Sauna
Christmas Gifts for the Mother in Law Who Loves Christmas
Tabletop Christmas Tree
Tabletop Christmas trees are fabulous mother in law Christmas gifts, especially if you find one that reflects her interests. They’re also wonderful gifts for anyone who is downsizing and doesn’t want to put up a full size tree.
If your mother-in-law is a Disney fan, then this animated musical Christmas tree is sure to put a smile on her face and a familiar tune in her heart.
It’s composed of 4 lit levels that rotate.
The celebrated Disney Express train chugs along. Mickey’s Pluto-drawn sleigh flies above Cinderella’s castle.
Thomas Kinkade Lighted Christmas Centerpiece
Every Christmas table needs a festive centerpiece! This Thomas Kinkade decoration will provide your mother-in-law with a stunning showpiece to grace her table for years to come.
Featuring a narration of “The Night Before Christmas,” it includes individually crafted poinsettias, pinecones, roses and more, which are beautifully complemented by bright red bows.
Mother in Law Christmas Gifts for the Fashionista
Michael Kors SmartWatch – Yellow or Rose Gold
This gorgeous watch is the perfect combination of style and functionality. It’s the perfect choice for the fashionista mother-in-law who likes gadgets!
Monogram Necklace – Choice of Styles
Where to Buy Mother in Law Christmas Gifts Online
Jewelry for Your Mother in Law
Whenever I’m looking for personalized mother’s jewelry, I always check out Bradford Exchange first.
Their heirloom-quality jewelry runs from around $100 – $125. If that’s your price range, you’re sure to find a Christmas gift that your MIL will adore.
If you’d like something a little less expensive, check out the wonderful selection of mother’s jewelry at Eve’s Addiction.
They offer personalized jewelry with a few pieces starting as low as $25. They also have a great collection of trendy monogram necklaces and other fashion jewelry.
Unique Mother in Law Christmas Gifts
What to Get the Mother in Law Who Has Everything
Can’t think of a single thing that your MIL would like? Get inspired by the unique gifts on Amazon’s New & Interesting Finds page!
It’s a new and fun area of Amazon that features curated unique gifts, clothes and home goods.
You can “heart” the items that you like, and later on Amazon will show you more items that are similar to that one.
They also featured little curated shops, each with its own unique theme.
Some of the more interesting little shops for women’s gifts include Amusing Little Bags (unique purses), Inspired Desk Setup (check out the FishHotel Aquarium), The Cat’s Meow (find the perfect gift for the crazy cat lover), Green Thumb Decor (delightful planters and artwork) and The Cake is a Lie (soaps that look like scrumptious cakes).
A great place to shop for the hard-to-buy for woman – or to waste a few hours browsing all the amazing finds!
Personalized Mother in Law Christmas Gifts
I’m love personalized gifts. They make the most ordinary item in to a unique, one-of-a-kind gift that demonstrates your thoughtfulness. And they’re incredibly easy and come in all price ranges!
A robe, for example, is kind of a run-of-the-mill gift. Unless it’s personalized with your mother in law’s name. If you really want to impress, you can add the matching cosmetic bag and slippers!
I have two online shops that are my-go-to sites whenever I’m looking for personalized gifts.
The first is Personalization Mall, who has so many highly-rated gifts in all price ranges.
My favorite thing about Personalization Mall is that you can preview your design before you buy it with their easy-to-use online tool. That way you’ll know exactly how your mother in law Christmas gifts will look before you place your order.
Another site that does a great job with personalized gifts is Personal Creations. They also have a wonderful selection of gifts. I just wish that you could preview your present before you place your order. They’re definitely worth checking out, however.
Religious Christmas Gifts for Mother in Laws
Bradford Exchange is a wonderful place to shop for lovely mother in law Christmas gifts that reflect her Christian values.
They have an inspirational collection of religious jewelry, sculptures and home decor items, such as the meaningful Thomas Kinkade cross pictured above.
The site also has Christmas themed gifts (think Christmas trees, ornaments, centerpieces, wreaths, and Nativity sets). They also offer gifts that can be enjoyed year-round.
If your mother-in-law enjoys Thomas Kinkade’s artwork, you’ll want to check out their selection of Thomas Kinkade gifts (over 500 items)!
With over 300 inspirational gifts (with prices starting at under $30), it’s easy to find a Christmas gift that your mother-in-law will treasure for years to come.
I’m sure your mother in law has her share of treasured Christmas decorations and ornaments, but who doesn’t like to add a few new items to their collection?
Most people leave their Christmas decorations up for a week or two after Christmas, so she’ll have plenty of time to enjoy her Christmas gift this year. And next year when she starts decorating for Christmas she’ll think of you when she sets out her new Christmas decorations!
One of my favorite places to shop for Christmas decoration is Bradford Exchange. They have a gorgeous selection of beautiful Christmas decorations – like the snowman pictured above.
They offer lovely tabletop centerpieces and arrangements, collectible villages, themed Christmas ornaments, and other unique Christmas home decor.
Are your in-laws downsizing, or they no longer want to deal with the hassle of putting up and taking down the Christmas tree each year? Then she’ll enjoy using a tabletop Christmas tree or a pre-decorated pull-up Christmas tree for many years! Bradford Exchange has a lovely selection of these.
Inexpensive Mother in Law Christmas Gifts – Under $25
My first place to look for affordable mother in law Christmas gifts is Personalization Mall.
Adding your name or a unique message to a gift is the best way I know to make an inexpensive gift seem really special. And you’ll be amazed at how many really cute presents you can find at Personalization Mall for under $25!
Be sure to check out their Daily Deals page – you never know what you’ll find there! The deals sell out pretty quickly, so if you see something you like, get it while you can.
The clearance section at Personal Creations is worth a quick check also. They offer just a few items, but the discounts are really amazing!
It’s also worth checking out their regular gifts, as they frequently run sales that make their gifts even more affordable.
Homemade Christmas Gifts for Mother in Law
Then consider making her a homemade Christmas gift!
This Pinterest board has loads of easy homemade Mother in Law Christmas gifts. The ideas include great mason jar crafts, hand-painted wine glasses, bath salts and many other ideas that even the craft-impaired can make.
You might also want to check out this list of 15 easy DIY Christmas gift ideas.
This adorable homemade monogrammed tote bag above is a sure-to-please present. You start with a purchased canvas tote bag, so no sewing is required.
I love crafts like this that turn out looking great (I did mention that I’m hopeless at crafty things, but even I can do this one)!
This makes a cute gift on its own, or you can fill it the brim with other little goodies that your Mother in Law would enjoy.
Interested in making your own spa gift basket? Check out the oh-so-cute DIY spa in a jar idea at The Gunnysack – she even includes a free cute printable label that really dresses up the jar!
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