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Posted 21 November 2012 - 12:56 PM
What do I buy my mil & sil? We have a $50 limit each. Mil doesn't drink,not into skincare or pèrfume.sil not into skincare or perfume either.just after some different ideas
Posted 21 November 2012 - 01:06 PM
I got my MIL a new doona cover and set of sheets, I've only ever known her to have the same one in 5 years. I've told SIL to make sure MIL doesn't change her curtains or carpet before Christmas or they may not match!
Posted 21 November 2012 - 01:16 PM
Food Hamper type of thing - make it yourself, full of her/their favourites.
5000 piece jigsaw.
Backgammon/Chess set (if they play, bit naff if they don't)
Orchid or similar in a lovely glazed pot
Bookshop and movie vouchers
Bone China - royal d, noritake, etc - cup, plate, saucer
Tiered cake plate
Posted 21 November 2012 - 01:18 PM
We are going to get MIL a new handbag.
SIL (and Brother) are getting a night at the movies at home pack - DVD, popcorn, malteasers, 2 popcorn cup thingies from woolworths and hot chocolate. They have a baby and don't get to go to the movies very often at the cinema.
Posted 21 November 2012 - 01:40 PM
i always get my mil those fragrance pots with sticks iykwim. She loves them and has them all over her house. one year i bought her a royal doulton one and she really loved it, she said they last for a year so just get her a replacement every year for her for xmas and she will be happy. They are $50.
Posted 21 November 2012 - 07:19 PM
I've bought my SIL's a Donna Hay cookbook set each this year.
Posted 21 November 2012 - 07:31 PM
Cosy Throw Rug
Posted 21 November 2012 - 07:38 PM
I'm thinking a pedicure, movie tickets, hamper with things I know they use, gold pendant for a necklace or some kind of voucher
Posted 21 November 2012 - 07:44 PM
movie tickets (esp for outdoors movies or something a bit out of the ordinary)
day trip on a boat
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