25 Grandma Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

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Your grandma may have already lived through many Mother’s Days, but that doesn’t mean that she’s tired of celebrating the day. To up the ante and make the day even more special for her this year, choosing the perfect grandma Mother’s Day gift is essential.

This guide includes some of the best gifts for grandma for you to consider, and at every price point. So, whether you’re looking for something sweet and sentimental, or a grand gesture, you’re bound to find some inspiration from the list of gifts for grandma below. 

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Personalized Gifts for Grandma

Personally, I really love the idea of one of these personalized gifts for grandma. Personalizing a gift is a way of telling grandma that you took your time choosing and specially preparing it for her.

1. Bracelet

An ultra-sweet custom name bracelet (from $24 on Etsy)

This elegant bracelet is a beautiful reminder of those close to her heart. With the option to engrave names on the charms, this is a gift that grandma will want to take with her wherever she goes.

2. Necklace

Custom name necklace (from $24 on Etsy)

Grandma will surely fall in love with the charming necklace that can be personalized with up to 20 names! Available in silver, gold and rose gold, all three options are stunning and sure to turn heads every time she wears it.

3. Cutting Board

Custom cutting board (from $50 on ETSY)

In most families, nothing beats grandma’s cooking. So, this personalized cutting board is something she’ll appreciate to cheer her on while she prepares those mouth-watering meals. It may be difficult to choose just one, but you can have her top recipe engraved on the cutting board as well.

4. Keychain

Custom keychain (from $14)

This is a really sweet keychain that includes all the grandkids’ names, so that nobody will feel left out. It’s a handmade item, meaning that it is that much more sentimental.

5. Personalized Postcard

Hand-drawn postcards from Tellinga (starting at $10)

This is a really cool gift. All you have to do is send the company a picture and they hand-draw a postcard in any context and then mail it. This is just the right way to let grandma know you’re thinking of her.

6. Family Tree Art

Family Tree Art (from $24 on Etsy)

This is a stunning decorative piece that is heartfelt and special. You can add a sweet message and include the names of all the people grandma loves, making it a sentimental gift that she’ll appreciate.

7. Picture Frame

Custom picture frame (from $26 on Etsy)

A picture frame is one of the most heartfelt ways to freeze those special moments in time. You could include a precious image and text to truly express your love for her. This handmade wooden picture frame will last for years.

8. Throw Pillow

Throw pillow for Grandma (From $20 on Etsy)

I love this as a Mother’s Day gift for grandma. It doubles as a lounge accessory and a really sweet way for her to remember you. You could personalize it with all your names and choose colors that will complement her home décor. This one is a sure winner.

9. Photo Puzzle

Freeze some of those special moments in time with a photo puzzle of the people that are dear to her. Having a visual showcase of her loved ones will make her feel close to them wherever she may be.

10. Calendar

Life can get pretty busy, and a personalized calendar may just be what grandma needs to be reminded of important dates. No matter how busy she may be, she will be reminded of you when she looks at it.

11. Photo Book

A photo book is always a good gift to commemorate Mother’s Day. It’s a great way to gather all those precious moments of her family for her to go through and be reminded of their love for her.

Gifts for Grandma Who Lives Far Away

Distance should not stop you from showing grandma just how much you love and appreciate her. While there are several gifts to consider, these are just grandma Mother’s Day gift ideas for grandma who lives far away.

12. 3D Wall Map

Make a special note that you can connect where you are and where grandma is. Also, you can have a world map or a city map, etc. Not only is this a pretty cool way to keep you and grandma connected, but it also makes for a great decorative piece that was handcrafted with love.

13. City Candles

Make a special note that you can each get two candles (your city and her city) and light them when you think of each other. This is a thoughtful grandma Mother’s Day gift that will keep the spark burning and be a constant reminder of your appreciation for her.

City candles ($34 each)

More Grandma Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

You probably have a pretty good idea of what grandma likes and enjoys. If none of the items above inspired you or seem suitable for grandma, don’t worry, here are some more grandma Mother’s Day gift ideas.

14. Luxurious Flower Bouquet

Luxury rose bouquet by Glam Fleur

Flowers never go out of style, and nothing says “Thank you” quite like a gorgeous bouquet of flowers. Depending on the colours and flowers that grandma loves, you could get a bouquet that will brighten up her day.

When it comes to flowers, there are plenty of options at every price point. So, you could get grandma something classic yet glamorous that will elevate her home. You could even surprise grandma with a bouquet from Glam Fleur that lasts at least 12 months!

15. Pandora Charm

This Pandora Charm makes for a perfect grandma Mother’s Day gift because of its timeless elegance. Grandma will surely appreciate this beautiful charm that will elevate any of her outfits, while also allowing her to step out in style wherever she goes. 

16. Family Tree Picture Frame

This is a sweet grandma Mother’s Day gift that she is bound to love. It’s a beautiful decorative piece that will allow grandma to keep her loved ones close to her. It’s easy to assemble and grandma will be reminded of her lineage every time she sees it.

17. Teapot and Tea

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Hand-painted teapot ($28 on Etsy)

One thing’s for sure, whenever you visit grandma, she’ll probably offer you a cup of tea and cookies. So why not get her a gift that she would love to show off every chance she gets? This ceramic teapot is aesthetically pleasing and is a stunning grandma Mother’s Day gift.

18. Grandma T-shirts

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Grandma T-shirt ($10 on Etsy)

One of these cool grandma T-shirts are youthful and fun. They’re a much-needed addition to her closet, especially for those relaxed days at the park or mall. You can be certain that grandma will think of you whenever she steps out in it.

Available in an assortment of colors and fonts, you can create one that she will love and cherish.

19. Doormat

Custom Doormat for Grandma (from $15 on Etsy)

One way of making sure that grandma thinks of you whenever she walks in, is by getting her a customized doormat. This is a sweet and heartfelt grandma Mother’s Day gift that everyone who visits her can appreciate. 

20. Picture Frame

Another timeless grandma Mother’s Day gift that she can never have enough of is a picture frame. Life is full of memorable moments worth capturing, and this particular can hold several photos of the people she loves.

21. Grandma Mug

This is a sweet grandma Mother’s Day gift that will have her thinking of you whenever she has a cup of tea. This premium mug is beautiful and comes with a message to put a smile on her face.

22. Grandma Apron

Apron for Grandma ($27 on Amazon)

If you’re anything like me, you probably love food prepared by grandma. You can do your bit by getting her an accessory that will complement her cooking. This grandma apron is charming, and it comes with a matching tea towel and engraved teaspoon.

23. Grandma Candle

One way to light up her life – literally and figuratively – is with this scented candle. This thoughtful grandma Mother’s Day gift has a 45-hour burn time, meaning that she can enjoy its calming effects for quite some time.

24. Book for Grandma

Grandma Loves Me ($8 for Board Book)

This is one of the sweetest gifts you could ever get grandma. It’s adorable and will always remind her of the bond you share, while highlighting just how much you love and appreciate her though its narrative.

25. Keychain for Grandma

Whether she uses it for her car keys or house keys, this is one item that grandma will never lose. This charming keychain comes with a cute message that will have her thinking of you whenever she reads it.

We hope you loved our list of Mother’s Day gift ideas for Grandma!

Whatever you chose, we know she’ll feel loved and special.

Special thanks to author: Sannie Nkosi is the founder of Four-Leaf Consulting. After a few years in journalism, she ditched the newsroom to write about things that really matter (like family, finances and travel). On a regular day, you can find her creating content, listening to podcasts, or engaging with small business owners.

FAQ – Grandma Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

What should I get my grandma for Mother’s Day?

Your grandma wants to feel loved and included this mother’s day. Give her something that reminds her you’re thinking of her. Some ideas include:
– Custom bracelet or necklace
– Custom photo products, like a calendar, puzzle, or book
– Apron
– Custom cutting board
– Mug
– Teapot
– Custom throw pillows
– Custom doormat
– Book about grandparents
– Family photos in wall art

What gift should I give my grandmother?

– Book about grandparents
– Family photos in wall art

– Custom bracelet or necklace
– Custom photo products, like a calendar, puzzle, or book

– Mug
– Teapot
– Apron
– Custom cutting board
– Custom throw pillows
– Custom doormat

What should I write in my Mother’s Day card for my Grandma?

1. “Happy Mothers Day Grandma!”
2. “Happy Mother’s Day Nana!”
3. “One mother to rule them all”
4. “Love you grandma!”
5. “You’re always in our hearts, grandma!”
6. “Best grandma ever!”

What do you say to Nana on Mother’s Day?

– “Love you Nana!”
– “You’re always in our hearts, grandma!”
– “Best Nana ever!”

– “Happy Mothers Day Grandma!”
– “Happy Mother’s Day Nana!”
– “One mother to rule them all”


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