Becoming a grandparent for the first time is an exciting, emotional and incredibly rewarding experience. After all, grandparents are like second parents, and as such, deserve to be treated to a little something in anticipation of one of the most important roles in life.
Gifts for new grandparents can vary from fun novelty t-shirts to sentimental photo frames and lots in between. Being a grandparent is not always the most stress-free experience, so a pamper set for a little self-care evening is another fab idea for the grandma or grandpa to-be.
We've found all the best gifts for new grandparents that you can shop in time for the festive season. Check out our top picks below.
A Grandparent's Keepsake Album
Help grandma and grandpa chronicle those all-important milestones and other precious moments in their grandchild's life with a keepsake album. From their first haircut to their first Christmas, this beautifully illustrated book provides prompts to add photos, cards, notes and more to remember each and every important moment in their grandchildren's life.
I'm Not Retired I'm a Full-Time Grandma Shirt
Who doesn't love a fun, novelty T-shirt?! We can't help but laugh at the 'I'm not retired, I'm a full-time grandma' print, which we're certain grandma will appreciate, too. It comes in a rainbow of colours to suit her taste, as well as eight different sizes.
The Beaulieu Hamper
Hampers are appropriate for pretty much every occasion, and the milestone of grandparenthood is no exception! This M&S one includes tea, chutney, chocolates, crisps and lots more goodies to make gran and grandpa's day.
New Baby Scan Ultrasound Photo Frame
What better way to announce the new arrival than with this adorable framed ultrasound? With the words 'Meet your first Grandchild' inscribed at the top, this frame will be cherished for years and years to come.
Gifffted Grandma and Grandpa Coffee Mugs
Another fun prezzie for the brand new grandparents, this cute pair of mugs can be used for a pregnancy announcement, or just as a fun, 'welcome to grandparenthood' gift.
Taittinger Brut NV Champagne & Glasses Gift Set, 75cl
Rituals Renewing Gift Set
Rejuvenate, renew and reset, this gift set by Rituals will help grandma unwind and indulge in a little bit of much-needed self-care.
The Little Instruction Book for Grandparents
A funny, tongue-in-cheek survival guide, ideal for first-timers! This illustrative guide is jam-packed with funny tips, comical illustrations, guaranteeing lots of laughs and even more wisdom.
Friends And Family Personalised Locket With Photographs
A personalised, heart-shaped locket that you can fill with beautiful family portraits of grandma and grandpa with the brand new addition to the family. You'll get brownie points for thoughtfulness.