Great Gifts for Grandparents

Finding the perfect gift for those important people in your life is easy this year.

This article originally appeared on SouthernLiving.com.

Whether or not we’re headed to our grandparents’ house to celebrate Christmas this year, we can’t forget to remind them how much they mean to us. We know how hard it can be to shop for a couple, especially the always-a-challenge-to-buy-for grandparents, but have no fear. With our Gift Guide for Grandparents, we give you more than a few ideas for what your favorite grand-duo really wants to unwrap on Christmas morning. For the two people who are always ready with a plate of cookies and a great story, we want to show them that we’re thinking about them—not just during the holidays, but every day throughout the year. These two are the strong foundation of our family, and they deserve to have some festive fun this holiday season. They’ll be thrilled to find these gifts for grandparents under the tree, and you’ll love the smiles that light up their faces when they tear open the wrapping paper.

1

A Charlie Brown Christmas CD

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Photo by Amazon

Pair everyone’s favorite Christmas album with a set of dance classes, and they’ll be waltzing in no time.

To Buy: $9.59; amazon.com.

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2

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr Audiobook

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Photo by Amazon

Let them know they can listen to the 16 hours of this riveting, Pulitzer Prize-winning book on tape during their next road trip—to visit you and the kids.

To buy: $26.48; amazon.com.


3

100 Photographs: The Most Influential Images of All Time

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Photo by Time

Give them something to look back on. This book is compiled of images that changed, influenced, or commemorated a particular world event throughout the history of photography.

To buy: $24.95; shop.time.com.



4

Chiffon Art Knit Smitten Mittens

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Photo by Etsy

For the sweethearts who are always holding hands, finally a mittens set that lets them stay connected.

To buy: $60; etsy.com.


5

Crosley X UO Cruiser Briefcase Portable Vinyl Record Player

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Photo by Urban Outfitters

Tell your grandparents to dust off their classic vinyl—this vintage-inspired turntable is ready to play.

To buy: $99; urbanoutfitters.com.

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6

Dog A Day Platter

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Photo by Anthropologie

These grandparents love their dog like he’s one of their own grandchildren, so gift them a platter that lets them proclaim their affection.

Buy it: $42; anthropologie.com.



7

French Kitchen Marble Rectangle Tray

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Photo by Crate and Barrel

For the grand-duo who likes to throw a smashing holiday soiree, a party pick like this elegant marble tray is an ideal gift.

To buy: $39.95; crateandbarrel.com.


8

Gardener’s Tool Seat

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Photo by Uncommon Goods

Better buy two—they’ll each want one of these folding chair/tool bag hybrids when spring comes ‘round

To buy: $30; uncommongoods.com.

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9

Highlands Cheese Knives

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Photo by Anthropologie

These grandparents are gourmands, and their parties are the talk of the town—give them a set of cheese knives as elegant as their favorite Camembert.

To buy: $28; anthropologie.com.



10

Le Creuset Classic Tea Kettle

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Photo by Williams-Sonoma

Their well-loved whistling tea kettle could use an upgrade—brighten up their kitchen with a classic in one of their favorite bold colors. Pair with a tin of their favorite tea for a sweet Christmas gift.

To buy: $100; williams-sonoma.com.

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