1. Handmade Soap Co. Hand Cream
This Hand Cream by Handmade Soap Company is for all skin types, and has won numerous awards, including “Best Handcream” in the Irish Tatler Beauty Awards. A light fluffy cream, suitable for use any time of day, ideal for reviving any hands, young or old. Price: €11.95
2. Li’l DaVinci Art Cabinet
The Li’l DaVinci Art Cabinet offers an easy and stylish way to display and store children’s art, and is perfect for the Grandma who wants to keep all the grandchildren happy! The A4 frame holds up to 50 sheets and has a latched and hinged glass front door to give easy access to quickly turn the child’s art into a masterpiece. You can rotate the pictures easily in the frame, and is a convenient way to store artwork. Price: €28.95.
Also, there’s free gift wrapping, gift card and delivery by Courier, for €6.45 throughout Ireland on any gift(s) at www.birthdaygifts4children.ie
3. Personalised Glasses Case
A unique and quirky personalised case to keep their glasses safe! We love these personalised glasses cases from notonthehighstreet.com, which feature a bold spectacle design and are personalised using a freehand machine embroidery technique. Price: €23.88.
4. Fleece Hat
This funky fleeced hat comes in a variety of colours and Grandma will appreciate that it can be made to match any jacket or jumper. Price: €11.
5. Cookery Course with Celebrity Chef
Most ladies (young and old!) would appreciate a cookery class. We all know Grandmas can cook, but they will enjoy learning some new recipes, and for an extra special treat, you could even add on overnight accommodation.
6. Digital Photo Frame
A Digital Photo Frame is a lovely way to save and see photos without needing to get them printed. Rather than having one in a frame you will have several rotating. It’s a perfect present for those with lots of photos saved up, or for grandparents to see changing photos of their family. The 8″ NIX Frame has high resolution, backlighting and an On/Off Motion sensor. Available Amazon.co.uk £49.99; Amazon.com $54.99.
7. Audible Subscription
Audio books are a great way to enjoy books, for those times when you prefer to just listen to the story rather than read. Give Grandad an Audible subscription, which will allow him to download for over 150,000 titles, in every genre imaginable. First 3 months is free, and monthly subscription thereafter starts at £7.99 for Audible.co.uk and $14.95 for Audible.com.
8. Personalised Photo Calendar
The “All Year Round” gift !! Create your own custom personalised calendar, using your favourite photos, perhaps ones of the grandchildren, or family shots. Pixmania Ireland have a good range of sizes and types available. A4 wall calendar starts at €15.95.
9. Personalised Tea Cosy
The ultimate gift for tea lovers, this Personalised Tea Cosy will look stylish in any kitchen and will keep teapots warm at the table! You can personalise it with any name – it’s a modern and attractive take on the trusty tea cosy. Price: €31.99.
10. Theatre Tickets (& dinner!)
What about the gift of dinner & a show? Your local Theatre always has a varied programme of events throughout the year, from comedy, to drama, music and much more. Failing that, you could always get tickets for one of the bigger shows that take place in the city.