Grandparents can be hard to shop for but we came up with the best gifts for Grandparents at a bunch of price points so you can find the perfect gift for Grandma or Grandpa!
Do you need ideas for gifts for grandparents? This list can help you find just the right gifts for grandma and gifts for grandpa.
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Gifts for Grandma / Gifts for Grandpa
The Skylight Photoframe is an easy answer to what to get grandparents for Christmas. This frame is so simple to set up and use and anyone can email pictures directly to it! You just plug Skylight in, tap the screen to log into your wi-fi network, and go! You do not need to be tech-savvy at all to set up this digital photo frame. My favorite thing though is that everyone in the family can send to pictures to the Skylight’s unique email from phone or computer, and photos arrive in seconds. We tested one out and my teenager loved sending pictures to the frame. So much so that I might need to keep this one and buy another for grandma and grandpa.
Bonus — If you click through this link and use the code SAVVY you can save $10 on the frame!
You can give the email to the whole family and they can easily send photos to the frame all year long.
Does grandad or nana like to read? This is a useful gift for grandparents since they will receive a new book for each month of the gift subscription. They choose from five new featured books and get exactly what they want. Book of the Month selects titles from a broad range of genres and offers a mix of both fiction and nonfiction titles. You can even get a free month for yourself with 6 or 12-month gifts. You can gift a 3 month, 6 month or 12 month plan.
This fun gift comes in a few versions for grandparents. If you are are looking for a great nana gift, this mug set with definitions is so so cute and it even includes a papa mug as well. There is also a set with “World’s Greatest Grandma” and “World’s Great Grandpa”. These mugs are crafted from premium stoneware ceramic materials and twice kiln fired ensuring the durability to withstand daily use at home or at the office for years to come
Looking for a gift for new grandparents? This keepsake album is perfect! Many grandparents want to chronicle the birth of their grandchild—and capture precious milestones as baby grows. They can record every moment in A Grandparent’s Keepsake Album, from the first bath to the first sleepover to the first holidays. Beautifully illustrated, it offers creative prompts and space for new grandparents to add notes, photographs, cards, and other memorabilia. This special book will become a treasured family heirloom that grandparents can share as their grandchild grows, and pass down from generation to generation.
What is great about this bracelet is that is can be customized to whatever grandmother name you use including grandma, nana, meme and more. This Stainless steel adjustable bangle bracelet (similar to Alex and Ani) is perfect for Grandmothers. This bracelet allows her to carry each one of her grandchildren love daily. The bracelet is expertly engraved with the main charm tag “My greatest blessings call me Grandma(or other picked option)” and an open heart charm. You can further personalize your bracelet by choosing the number of name discs. Each bracelet comes in a Gift Box ready to be presented to the recipient.
Photo calendars or photo books are great way to share your favorite photos from the year with the grandparents. Making a calenadr with pictures of akk the grandkids is a special keepsake while still being a very useful gift. If you don’t have time to make the book, Shutterfly will even take your photos and deisgn the book for a small fee. You just choose your size and select from over 50 styles and provide the photos and your special instructions. You can also save time with the Smart Autofill™ feature where your photo are stylishly arranged in the order they were taken. This option is free! See the photobook options here.
When designing a calendar with Shutterfly, your options are endless. You can take the pictures you have of the grandkids from each season, or plan a special photo shoot to capture their shining faces in themed moments for each month. See the photo calendar options here.
How about giving the grandparents tickets to enjoy the city they live in or one they plan to visit this year. CityPASS tickets will give loved ones access to the top attractions in each city. The CityPASS program includes Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, New York, San Francisco, Seattle, and Tampa Bay. CityPASS tickets are valid for 9 consecutive days (7 days in Denver) starting with the first day of use, so they can enjoy the attractions at their own pace. They also have one year from the date of purchase to start using the CityPASS tickets. Everything specified in the CityPASS admission is included at no additional charge, so they don’t have to worry about extra fees at the gate. They can just show their CityPASS tickets and they are in. There are various attractions in each city. Everything from museums to harbor cruises and gardens. The CityPASS includes the top attractions of the city and would make a great experience gift.
If your grandparents are interested in their ancestry or DNA, a DNA kit with or without health information could make a great gift. My parents and my immediate family have all complete the 23and me testing. We have been able to discover our ancestry composition and where in the world our DNA is from across 1500+ regions. It even will automatically start your Family Tree using your DNA. Learn more about 23andMe here.
Ancestory.com is also a great option especially if they are interested in genealogy. They can combine what they learn from their DNA with an Ancestry Subscription, for access to millions of family trees and billions of records, for even more insight into their genealogy and origins. Learn more about Ancestry.com here.
Does Grandma or Grandpa have a favorite team they love? Clothing or even home goods from their favorite team can make a great gift. My favorite place to buy fan gear is fanatics and they have something from absolutely every professional or college team. Fanatics sells officially licensed merchandise for NCAA, NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, UFC, MLS, and even NASCAR. They have a huge selection of jerseys, shirts, hats, collectibles, memorabilia, and more. They have over 400,000+ items available and you can just filter by the league and team name and it is easy to find something they will love.
Inspire grandparents to create a lasting family keepsake that will be treasured for generations. Beginning with “The Early Years,” this uniquely designed journal is organized in nine sections, each containing thought-provoking prompts to spark a colorful personal memoir that captures the memories of first dates, lifelong friendships, meaningful stories, and pearls of wisdom gathered along the way. There’s even a section dedicated to list the things they hope to accomplish next! They can fill in the sewn, clothbound journal on their own schedule, as little or as much as they would like, and gradually it becomes a treasure trove of experiences that will be cherished by generations to come.
Do you your grandparents always say they have too much stuff and don’t need anything? This Universal Yums Subscription is perfect for them because it is mostly consumable! This subscription box is full of snacks from a different country delivered monthly. In addition to the snacks, they will also receive a booklet guides with trivia, recipes, and other surprises. Depending on how much you want to spend you can find just the right size box. The smallest box has 6+ snacks per country while the largest has 20+. These boxes include a mix of flavors: salty, sweet, spicy, fruity, and more. Only authentic snacks from the featured country are included. This is a fun way for your grandparents to try new things without ever even leaving their home.
This Grandparents House Rules sign welcomes grandkids to always have fun and share family traditions when they are at grandma and grandpa’s house. Such a cute home decoration for grandma and grandpa and made in the USA. See the sign here.
This hand-painted resin figure includes the sentiment: ”A unique love that transcends the years” written on the Enclosure Card
This hand-painted resin figure includes the sentiment: ”Bridging generations with ageless love” written on Enclosure Card
Artist Susan Lordi hand carves the original of each Willow Tree piece from her studio in Kansas City, MO. The piece is cast from Susan’s original carving and painted by hand. This figure communicates through gesture, to represent an emotion or mark a memory. Willow Tree sculptures express love, closeness, healing, courage, hope… emotions of a life well lived. These figurines are a gift to celebrate new beginnings, new babies, new families… and the loving relationships that develop between grandparent and child. These piece works well with other figures to create a Family Grouping. They are packaged in fitted box ready for gift-giving.
This unique heartfelt sterling silver necklace is beautifully gift wrapped with a special card. Ready for gifting. Carefully packaged so that chains won’t tangle. Makes a sentimental grandma gifts from child.
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