Just engaged and trying to build a bond with the women of your new family? There’s nothing better than a thoughtful gift to break the ice and get them to smile! So be it the mother-in-law or your sister-in-law, here are 8 sweet gifts for in laws you can share.
For the mother-in-law - 1. Silk saree
Silk sarees are traditional gifts and look extremely elegant. So if your MIL’s birthday happens to be around the corner, pick out a silk saree in her favourite colour.
POPxo Recommends: Mimosa Cotton Silk Saree, Price: Rs 2,050
If you’re visiting your new in-laws on a festival day, take along something she’ll remember. A set of gold baliis will be sure to make her feel special.
POPxo Recommends: Tanishq Gold Hoop Earrings, Price: Rs 7,308
2. Gold baaliis
3. Framed love
Find a picture of your MIL along with you and your fiance, may be one taken at the engagement? Frame it and write a heartfelt note to send along with it.
POPxo Recommends: Ikat Orange Photo Frame, Price: Rs 395
4. God idols
For someone who is a firm believer, there is nothing more touching than an idol, a religious symbol or a holy book.
POPxo Recommends: Episode Silver Ganesha Showpiece, Price: Rs 3,131
For the Sister In Law - 1. Silver jewellery
A delicate silver bracelet that she can wear to work or any time she steps out of home.
POPxo Recommends: Amrapali Silver Floral Rose Bracelet, Price: Rs 2,300
2. Body beautiful
Make your sister-in-law feel special with a body and bath gift basket the next time you meet her .
POPxo Recommends: The Body Shop Moringa Gift Set, Rs 2,020
3. Flower power
Your nanad is sure to love a perfume with floral notes. Gift pack it and hang on a lovely little note.
POPxo Recommends: Burberry Brit Rhythm, Rs 3,500
4. Bag lady
When the SIL is a lot younger than you, gift her a nice handbag to carry to college or her next shopping trip. Because no woman can ever, ever have enough of these.
POPxo Recommends: Mango Leather Handbag, Rs 2,990
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Published on Dec 21, 2015