If you think that finding appropriate gifts for your parents is hard, do not be surprised at how hard it is to find gifts for your in-laws. They are more than likely the hardest people to ever find gifts for. Even if your mother-in-law is easy, your father-in-law may not be so easy or vice-versa. These people have not brought you up from childhood and they may not be as appreciative and easy to shop for as your own parents.
Unique food baskets and hampers is always a good way to go. You can buy completely unique gift baskets and hampers filled with wines, chocolates, jams and much more. However, it could work out cheaper and be more fun to make a gift basket or a hamper on your own. Although this may take some serious sourcing skills, effort, and help, it may work out quite well.
Do your in-laws drink wine? Eat chocolate? Love teas or coffee? Once you have figured out what they love, then you can take it from there. You can even make a unique tea box filled with all sorts of fabulous teas and this will not be as expensive as you think. All that you need to do is buy a container or a box of teas and place a few individual teas of each kind in the box.
Females love bath and body products and if you want to spoil your mother-in-law, you could buy a big pamper hamper or products hamper. Once again, you can easily make your own. If you are on a tight budget then you could always look out for after Christmas and season’s specials and then store the items in a cupboard. When it comes to your father-in-law, all that is required is for you to see what he likes; cigars, whiskey, wines, colddrinks? Once you have identified his weakness and kryptonite, you can use this information to buy him the perfect gift.