The 10 Best Mother-in-Law Gift Ideas She's Guaranteed To Love

If selecting a Christmas holiday gift or a birthday gift for your mother-in-law seems overwhelming these subscription boxes and adult birthdy party kits will help her relax (which she deserves) and show her how much she is loved.  No matter what else you have in store for her special day, whether it’s an in person get together or a virtual celebration with your family, these are sure to be the highlight of her day.

  1. Subscription Wine Box

Help her unwind with this indulgent gift box from the wine pros at Winc. Each elegant boxed set includes a bottle of Pinot Noir, a sleek corkscrew, and a scented candle that'll last much longer than the vino. Via Winc

  1. Holiday Caramel Gift Box

Gift her with something sweet in the form of individually wrapped fresh cream caramels. Featuring a red grosgrain ribbon, and a classic, gold-foil stamped sleeve. Comes in a 10-Piece (5.8 oz. / 183 grams) and 20-Piece box (12 oz. / 340 grams) Holiday Caramel Variety Box flavors include; Peppermint, Pumpkin, Dark Chocolate Sea Salt, Dark Chocolate Marshmallow, and Sea Salt Caramels. A merry holiday assortment! Offers edible treats that ship nationwide. Via Caramel Caravan

  1. Skin-Soothing Wine Soaps

If some of your most precious moments together have been had while chatting over a glass of wine, give your mother-in-law the next best thing: rejuvenating all-natural scented soaps. Each bar in this set of four features notes from popular red and white varietals. Via Uncommon Goods

  1. Macaron Candle Gift Set

If macarons are your go-to, consider surprising your mother-in-law with something a little different—but equally satisfying this year. Gift Set includes; Goji Tarocco Orange, Baltic Amber, French Cade Lavender, Yashioka Gardenia and Mokara Though; each candle is only 1.8 ounces (it’ll fit just about anywhere!), they burn for up to 15 hours. Via Voluspa

  1. Comfy Robes

If she’s always offering to take the kids so you and your sweetie can snag some alone time then why not show your appreciation (and offer her some relaxation) with a cozy robe? 85% of their printed rayon is crafted via digital inkjet technology using eco-friendly dyes. Via Plum Pretty Sugar 

  1. The 52 Lists Project: A Weekly Journaling Inspiration Diary

Any list maker will appreciate this beautiful book, which features 52 prompts—one for each week of the year—that range from the thoughtful (“list the things you are grateful for”) to the aspirational (“list the ways you can rejuvenate your space”). Via Amazon

  1. Gardner Bamboo Bath Caddy

Mom will love its many compartments designed to hold books, digital devices, candles, toiletries, and even a glass of wine, all of which will make her next bath even more enjoyable. Via Wayfair

  1. Precious Metal Plated Cubic Zirconia Stud Earrings

Radiant halos increase the natural sparkle of these handcrafted cubic zirconia stud earrings secured by triple-prong settings. She can wear these elegant, versatile stud earrings with everything from casual outfits to dressy ensembles. Gift her a pair in her favorite metal (silver or gold), and she’ll wear them every day. Via Nordstrom

  1. Handmade Christmas Banner Centerpiece

Give the gift of time with Birthday Butler’s Christmas Banner Centerpiece.  Easy set-up-In less than 2 minutes, your mother-in-law can have her centerpiece up and ready to go very quickly. She can move the centerpiece anywhere she wants including wherever will make for the best family photos!  They are also designed to be used again and again. A gift she can use for years to come.

  1. Herbivore Coco Rose Luxe Hydration Trio

Mom’s skin will love this all-natural brand’s hydrating and sweet-smelling coconut and rose formula. And thanks to their compact sizes, she can throw all of these in her favorite bag, so they’re always on hand. Who it's for:  all skin types.  Trio includes:

  • Coco Rose Coconut Oil Body Polish (4 oz.): a body polish that contains a highly moisturizing and gently exfoliating blend of virgin coconut oil and delicately floral Moroccan rose to leave skin soft and hydrated with a light scent of coconut and rose petals.
  • Rose Hibiscus Hydrating Face Mist (1 oz.): a hydrating face mist created with pure plant actives and a base of coconut water, infused with youth-boosting hibiscus flower petals and moisture-enhancing rose to tone, hydrate and soften skin.
  • Coco Rose Lip Conditioner (0.17 oz.): an all-natural lip conditioning formula with hydrating organic virgin coconut oil, sugar and Moroccan rose absolute, which helps to protect, smooth and soften lips. Via Nordstrom


There can be a lot of pressure when it comes to finding gifts for our mother-in-law. But overthinking it only makes the whole process harder. So don’t! As you can see we’ve done the thinking for you. We’re confident she’ll treasure these gifts as much as she treasures you.

Mother-in-Law Gift Ideas