Out-of-the-Box Gifts for Grandparents That'll Put a Smile On Their Face

Nov 2, 2017 at 4:00 a.m. ET
Great gift ideas for grandparents
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The holidays are here, and it's the most wonderful time of the year. The sights and smells of the season take us back to the fond memories of our childhoods, and if you think about it, most of those memories are directly connected to our grandparents. Yup, Grandma and Grandpa are pretty much what the warm-fuzzy memories of Christmases past are made of — which obviously means that we need to return the favor now that we are adults and celebrate our grandparents during the holiday season. We gotta pull out all the stops when it comes to getting them great gifts.

And pulling out all the stops doesn't necessarily mean we have to spend a fortune. The best presents are more about the sentiment, after all. These gifts are perfect for our beloved grandparents, and proof that it's truly the thought that counts.

Originally published November 2015. Updated November 2017.

1 /24: Personalized family tree

1/24 :Personalized family tree

2 /24: Grandparents' journal

2/24 :Grandparents' journal

3 /24: Digital photo cube

3/24 :Digital photo cube

4 /24: Personalized rolling pin

4/24 :Personalized rolling pin

5 /24: Grandparent pillow

5/24 :Grandparent pillow

6 /24: Two-state map

6/24 :Two-state map

7 /24: Grandparent mug

7/24 :Grandparent mug

8 /24: Grandpa T-shirt

8/24 :Grandpa T-shirt

9 /24: Grandmother necklace

9/24 :Grandmother necklace

10 /24: Personalized baby picture

10/24 :Personalized baby picture

11 /24: Personalized family print

11/24 :Personalized family print

12 /24: Personalized stepping stones

12/24 :Personalized stepping stones

13 /24: Birthday board

13/24 :Birthday board

14 /24: Kidoodles

14/24 :Kidoodles

15 /24: Funny socks

15/24 :Funny socks

16 /24: Photo blanket

16/24 :Photo blanket

17 /24: Engraved hammer

17/24 :Engraved hammer

18 /24: Matching mugs

18/24 :Matching mugs

19 /24: Three generations necklace set

19/24 :Three generations necklace set

20 /24: Nana & Papa's house sign

20/24 :Nana & Papa's house sign

21 /24: Gardening apron

21/24 :Gardening apron

22 /24: LED winter beanie

22/24 :LED winter beanie

23 /24: Etched city map glasses

23/24 :Etched city map glasses

24 /24: Gifts grandparents will love

Great gift ideas for grandparents
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24/24 :Gifts grandparents will love