Christmas Gifts for Parents: 20 Unique Ideas in 2019

  • BY Editorial Staff
  • September 3, 2019
Christmas Gifts for Parents: 20 Unique Ideas in 2019

Christmas is slowly sneaking up on us and before we know it, we’ll soon be hitting the shops and browsing online for the perfect gifts for our nearest and dearest. And nobody is more deserving of a thoughtful gift than our loving parents, many who have worked so hard to look after us throughout our lives. However, choosing special Christmas gifts for parents can be difficult.

You’ll want to choose a gift that’s special and unique, one that they’ll appreciate and won’t have been gifted before.

That’s where we come in to help. Whether you’re choosing a Christmas gift for your mom, dad, grandpa, or grandma, we’ve got you covered. These treats are bound to impress when they’re unwrapped on the big day!

For Mom

What do you buy for the most special lady in your life? This selection of cute and useful gifts is bound to make her smile.

1. Robot Vacuum

Give mom the gift of time with this handy robot vacuum that will clean the floor while mom sits back to relax with that much-deserved cup of tea. It will clean anything from hard floors to thick carpets!

robot vacuum gifts for parents for christmas

Buy it for $239.99: eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 11S

2. Custom Desktop Photo Plaque

Let mom know how special she is with this sweet custom-designed desktop photo plaque. Choose a special photo of the pair of you that will look perfect sitting on the mantle piece. 

custom desktop photo plaque gift for mom

Buy it for $24.95: Mom – Everything I am Custom Desktop Photo Plaque

3. Electric Air Fryer

This electric air fryer is one of the best Christmas gifts for parents that love to cook but don’t want to pile on those extra calories. The handy appliance can fry, bake, or grill with little to no oil – so say hello to healthier fries! Plus, it’s sleek, modern, and easy enough for any parent to use. 

electric air fryer christmas gifts idea for parents

Buy it for $68.99: GoWISE USA 8-in-1 Digital Air Fryer

4. Floral Ceramic Round Decoration Ornament

Mom will be moved when she opens this pretty ceramic ornament featuring a touching quote that you can personalize yourself. Mom can hang it anywhere from the bedroom to the kitchen to the bathroom, and it’s sure to make her smile every time she sees it.

Personalised Mother of Bride Groom Mum you held my hand Quote Floral Ceramic Round Decoration Ornament Wedding Keepsake christmas gift idea for mom

Buy it for $12.58: Personalised Mother of Bride Ornament

For Dad

Dads can be tricky to buy for at Christmas, but with one of these six gifts, you simply can’t go wrong.

1. Beard Trimmer with Vacuum 

Dad will be looking fierce and tidy with this handy beard trimmer featuring a vacuum. Say goodbye to that untidy, unkempt beard that you’ve told him off about so many times!

vacuum beard trimmer christmas gift for dad

Beard Trimmers with Vacuum, price varies.

2. Wine Opener

When it comes to choosing gifts for parents for Christmas, you can’t go wrong with an attractive wine opener. After all, parents love wine, don’t they? Why not gift this wine opener to dad along with his favorite bottle?

christmas gifts for parents wine opener

Buy it for $19.99: Secura Electrical Wine Bottle Opener

3. Fishing Rod

If your dad loves to go fishing, he’ll adore the gift of a brand-new tool this Christmas. Let’s see what the catch of the day will be once his fishing rod has had a trendy new upgrade!

christmas gift for dad fishing rod

Buy it for $59.99: KastKing Perigee II Fishing Rods

4. Personalized Wallet

If you’re stuck for Christmas gift ideas for dad this year, a personalized wallet is bound to be a hit. After all, every man uses one! And this option that’s handmade from genuine leather is a high-quality choice.

Personalized men wallet gift idea for dad for christmas

Buy it for $25.98+: Personalized Men Wallet

5. Personalized Hammer with Wood Box

Turn a typical tool into something special with this engraved hammer that comes complete in a wooden box. Whenever dad uses it, he’ll think of you when he spots the personalized engraving.

christmas gift idea for dad father of the bride Personalized Hammer

Buy it for $24.99+: Personalized Hammer with Wood Box

6. DAD Custom Photo Canvas

Bring out dad’s emotions with this adorable custom photo canvas. Choose photos of the pair of you to remind him of special times spent together! It looks perfect hung in any room in the house, whether it’s the bedroom, living area, bathroom, or kitchen.

gift idea for dad custom photo canvas

Buy it for $42.95: DAD Custom Photo Canvas

For Grandma

Grandmas all over the country will love this selection of thoughtful yet useful Christmas gifts. For a wider selection, check out this list of 15 Christmas gifts for Grandma.

1. Family Burlap Wreath

Jazz up Grandma’s front door this Christmas with this gorgeous festive wreath featuring pretty hydrangeas. While it looks beautiful during the winter months, it’s subtle enough to hang all year round.

christmas gift floral wreath for front door

Buy it for $69.00+: Everyday Wreath by AutumnWrenDesigns

2. Stone Splash Drying Rack

Dress up the dullest of sinks with this charming handmade kitchen drying rack. Not only is it aesthetically pleasing on the eye, it can hang dishcloths, reused baggies, and plenty of other dryables.

drying rack christmas gift idea

Buy it for $45.00: Stone Splash Drying Rack

3. Oven Mitt

Does your Grandma love to cook? Then she’ll love this jazzy egg-patterned oven mitt! If you’re lucky, maybe it will encourage her to bake your favorite oatmeal cookies that taste so delicious.

oven mitt best christmas gift idea for grandma

Buy it for $21.50: Red Fried Egg Oven Mitt

4. Linen Blanket

Keep grandma warm this winter with this stylish yet cozy linen blanket. It looks great used as a throw on the sofa, a blanket in the bedroom, or even as a wrap on the beach – it’s completely versatile!

thoughtful gifts for parents linen blanket

Buy it for $44.34+: Linen Blanket by TheRawLinen

For Grandpa

Grandpa may be picky, but we’re sure he’ll love at least one of these unique Christmas gifts for parents.

1. Pocket Watch

Grandpa will love checking the time in style with this attractive gunmetal-finished pocket watch. Engrave it so it will be even more special to grandpa – he’ll be reminded of you every time he glances at the clock face.

pocket watch with engraved message

Buy it for $32.90+ : Gunmetal Finished Pocket Watch

2. #1 Grandpa Socks

Make Grandpa chuckle with these silly but cute ‘#1 Grandpa’ socks to keep his feet warm and toasty this winter. After all, you can’t go wrong with an amusing novelty gift!

#1 grandpa lovely gift idea for grandpa for christmas

Buy it for $16.95+: #1 Grandpa Socks by SteshaThreadsGiftCo

3. Eye Glasses Holder

Grandpa will never lose his glasses again, with this useful hand-carved shisham wooden glasses holder. The stylish piece will look fantastic sat on his desk.

eye glasses holder christmas gift idea for grandparents

Buy it for $18.00: Eye Glasses Holder

4. Urban Glass Map

Grandpa can take a trip down memory lane every time he sips from this urban map glass which features familiar streets etched from certain city’s districts. Choose the city that Grandpa’s from so he can toast to his town!

wine glass with urban map gift ideas for men

Buy it for $16.00: Urban Map Glass

5. I’m Called Papa Custom Photo Canvas Gift

Proudly let Grandpa know he’s special to you by custom-creating this cute photo canvas. Make sure to choose one of his best photos! The funny quote featured is sure to make him smile.

custom photo canvas christmas gift idea for grandpa

Buy it for $46.95I’m Called Papa Custom Photo Canvas

6. Garden Tools Set

Grandpa’s garden will soon be picture-perfect with help from this eight-piece heavy duty tools set. It includes a storage organizer, ergonomic hand digging weeder, rake, shovel, trowel, sprayer, and gloves so grandpa’s newly-pruned garden is sure to be talk of the town.

garden tools set gift idea for gardeners

Buy it for $24.99: Scuddles Garden Tools Set

Which of These Christmas Gifts for Parents Will You Choose?

With such a wide selection, we hope some of these Christmas gifts for parents will suit your family members.

Are you seeking presents for your office party? If so, you can also have a look at some Christmas gifts for coworkers ideas for your shopping list this season.

Remember, if you start Christmas shopping early, you can spend more time enjoying the festivities in December. Now happy shopping!

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