There’s no relationship quite like the one between grandmother and grandchild. For many of us, Grandma was our first friend and the lady we turned to for sage advice, endless laughter and unconditional support. It's always a great time to reciprocate that love with a thoughtful gift for Grandma.
Wondering what to get Grandma this month, or just because? The best gifts for grandmothers will make her feel loved and understood, and we’ve curated a list of 38 items that’ll do just that. Whether your grandma is a homebody who loves staying cozy, a glamour girl, an amazing home cook or a sentimental matriarch, you’ll find the perfect gift for her on this list.
After all, grandmothers have been spoiling their grandchildren since the dawn of time, and there’s no time like the present to return the favor.
Click the links below to quickly jump to a specific category, or keep scrolling to see all of the amazing grandma-friendly gifts in this guide:
- Best cozy gifts for grandmas
- Best beauty gifts for grandmas
- Best foodie gifts for grandmas
- Best home decor gifts for grandmas
- Best unique gifts for grandmas
Best cozy gifts for grandmas
Not only do weighted blankets have a lot of great benefits, from better sleep to relieving anxiety, but they also take coziness to the next level. This sherpa option is extra soft and features a removable cover that makes it extremely easy to machine wash.
If she experiences chronic pain or is really just that cold all the time, a heating pad is a gift she'll appreciate and will want to use immediately. It has six settings and touts "Xpress heat" that will have her feeling it in 30 seconds.
Grandma can never have too many pairs of cozy socks, especially if she's always cold. This Barefoot Dreams pair is made for the grandma who loves to curl up with a good book on a cold winter’s day. And, believe us, you’ll want to snag both colors.
Whether she’s running errands, taking a morning walk or just relaxing around the house, your busy grandma will appreciate the versatility of this quilted fleece vest, which comes in two stylish colors as well as sizes XS through 2X.
This microwavable neck wrap will ease her aches and pains while providing a warm and calming effect. Weighing five pounds, it's designed to wrap around the shoulders and neck to ease stress, tension and pain, says the brand.
If Grandma is due for a slipper upgrade, consider this indoor/outdoor pair. They're made of real leather and suede with a sole that cushions the foot.
There are few better gifts to give than that of comfort. Grandma won't want to change out of this long lounger from Softies. It comes in up to five colors and it even has pockets! Plus, it was one of Oprah's Favorite Things.
Best beauty gifts for grandmas
Grandmothers will feel like they're getting a nightly massage with this soap bar from Lush. According to the brand, it features a bumpy surface to help relieve sore muscles and contains rich ingredients such as ginger oil, shea butter and jojoba oil.
“The gift that keeps on giving” is a phrase that’s tossed around a lot, but in the case of this refreshing face wash, it may just be true. Infused with mint essential oil, it cleanses skin while balancing out dry and oily zones, according to the brand.
In case you haven’t heard, silk pillowcases are a beauty essential. They produce less friction than cotton and can help skin and hair maintain moisture, which is why many beauty experts recommend them. Now that's what we call elevating grandma’s sleep experience.
Help Grandma feel bold and confident with some fresh fragrances. This Gucci perfume set includes four mini bottles of the brand's bestselling scents: Flora Gardenia, Flora Jasmine, Bloom and Guilty.
When she needs a bit of R&R, Grandma will love this set of four hydrating body butters from Savannah Bee Company, which includes rosemary lavender, tupelo honey and chamomile scents. All four are designed to leave skin feeling soft and revitalized. It was also one of Oprah's Favorite Things last year.
Best foodie gifts for grandmas
If your grandmother is a fan of Ree Drummond's Food Network show, she'll love collecting her cookbooks, too.
Who doesn’t love Ina Garten? The Food Network star's latest cookbook, "Modern Comfort Food," is filled with comforting recipes, many of which are twists on her childhood favorites. It's a great gift for the grandma who loves to cook — and you'll be thankful you bought it for her next time she invites you over for dinner.
Another essential item for the grandma who spends all her time in the kitchen? Novelty dish towels that will keep her smiling while she cooks or bakes. These are made of 100 percent cotton and have loops for easy storage.
If Grandma has a sweet tooth, she'll love this gift box. It's a trove of chocolatey goodness.
For the grandma constantly seeking to expand her palate, this tea sampler fits the bill. Everyone will want a taste of flavors like lemon lavender, vanilla pear and orange jasmine.
A great home cook requires great materials. This versatile stoneware baking dish can be used everywhere, including the oven, dishwasher and microwave.
She'll love this food box curated with AAPI women-founded food brands. Alongside a sweet handwritten note with the message of your choice, she can indulge in graham cracker churros, a chocolate hazelnut spread and three varieties of flower tea.
Elevate her afternoon tea time with this delicious gift set. This Cream Tea box comes with six English scones and jams, teas, clotted cream and more.
If you love Grandma's homemade pie or other dinner staples, have her famous recipe immortalized on this family recipe prepping board, which makes a great gift that she can pass down through generations. The brand can even etch her actual handwriting into the board.
Best home decor gifts for grandmas
Every grandma knows you can never have enough tchotchkes around the house, especially when they’re as sentimental as this figurine. It's perfect for a new grandmother.
Most grandmothers have pretty iconic jewelry collections. Help yours show off her favorite pieces wherever she goes with this chic faux leather travel case.
Best unique gifts for grandmas
Whether she likes to host game nights with her friends or play with her grandchildren, this bingo game set will get a lot of use. It comes with a sleek classic ball cage, easy-to-read score cards, scoring chips and more.
There's nothing worse than having to search the floor of the car for a fallen phone or wallet. These smart organizers will save Grandma the trouble: They're designed to block the cracks between the front seats and the center console so she can safely store her items on the go.
Customize this wall calendar with pictures of the family that will bring a smile to her face at the top of each month. It comes in two sizes and you can choose your starting month all the way up to December 2024.
Give her a gift as special as she is with this mini box of five roses in your choice of 22 different colors.
If your grandma has a green thumb, consider giving her gardening gear an upgrade. These grippy gloves will keep her hands dry and covered when she’s working away in the garden (or even just doing chores around the house), and the matching pad will provide both comfort and style.
The benefits of aromatherapy are myriad, and now you can give them to grandma with this one-button functional ultrasonic diffuser.
If you find yourself constantly buying frames and printing photos for the grandma in your life, consider investing in a digital picture frame. Family members can easily share their latest photos and videos with the device via a mobile app so Grandma never misses out on a special moment.