12 Amazing Gifts For In Laws To Build A Great Bond With The New Family!

Manasvi JaitlyManasvi Jaitly  |  May 5, 2016
12 Amazing Gifts For In Laws To Build A Great Bond With The New Family!


This story was updated in February 2019.

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, you can easily make a great bond with them by these suggestions of gifts for in laws.

Amazing Gifts For In Laws

Here are 12 amazing gift ideas for in laws to build a great bond with the new family. Cheers to new relations and bonds.

For Mother-in-law 

1. Silk Saree

gifts for in laws

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 3,000.

2. Gold baalis


If you’re visiting your new in-laws on a festival day, take along something she’ll remember. A set of gold baalis will be sure to make her feel special.

POPxo Recommends: Gold Baalis Price: Rs 4,874.

3. Framed love


Find a picture of your MIL along with you and your fiance, maybe one taken at the engagement? Frame it and write a heartfelt note to send along with it.

POPxo Recommends:  Love Frame Price: Rs 350. 

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:  Silver Ganesha Showpiece. Price: Rs 1,699. 

5. Shawl

Gifting a shawl to your MIL shows the warmth and love you feel for her and your relation will have in future. Whenever she will adorn that shawl in the winter season, she will think of you.

POPxo Recommends:  Wool Woven Shawl. Price: Rs 1,699.

6. Scented Candles


Making new relations can be a little fussy, so don’t just meet formally but give them an essence that you are already the part of that family by gifting scented candles. Whenever she will lit it, it will feel like you are there with her.

POPxo Recommends:  Lavender FragrancePrice: Rs 600.

For Sister In Law

7. Silver Jewellery


A delicate silver bracelet that she can wear to work or any time she steps out of the home.

POPxo Recommends: Infinity Silver Bracelet Price: Rs 2,185.

8. 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 Cube Gift Box Price: Rs 1,699. 

9. 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 Perfume. Price: Rs 3,500.

10. 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:  Leather Bucket Bag. Price: Rs 7,990.

11. Gift Necklace


Gifting a necklace is so precious and the one we highly recommend is a handmade item with a really sweet message written on it that makes it even more special.

POPxo Recommends: Interlocking Circle Necklace. Price: Rs 1,850. 

12. Sister In Law Mug


A mug with personalized quotes or a special message is an adorable idea. Your SIL will definitely love the extra efforts done specially for her.

POPxo Recommends:  Best Sister In Law Mug. Price: Rs 799.

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