Grandpas play such an essential role in our lives, and the gift of family is precious. They teach us so much about our family history, their generation, and how much has changed over their lifetime. It is important to cherish our memories with them, be patient with their time and let them know just how much they mean to us on every occasion. They are more than happy with our company, but a little something special never goes astray. Here are some great gifts for Grandpa that he will truly treasure.
With winter well on its way, a beautiful blanket or throw makes for a great gift that will get a lot of use and be a lovely comfort on colder days and nights. Find one that will go with their existing living room colour scheme that is easy to wash and super cosy! It is something that they usually wouldn’t splurge on for themselves but will love to curl up with in front of the fire or a classic film. If he already has an adequate blanket collection, why not splurge on a pair of sheepskin slippers? They are always a winner. Let Grandpa put his feet up with the comfiest of cushions for his feet and tasteful winter warmers.
Some simple modern technology additions are the perfect way to make his life a tiny bit more manageable. A soda maker is a straightforward device to put in the kitchen so he can have sparkling water whenever he feels like it; it also saves money and reduces having to buy and recycle plastic bottles. A win all round! Another way to implement some gadgets that will get some good use is to sign up for a streaming service; there is so much more than the regular terrestrial channels, so show Grandpa how it works and let him watch all his favourites on demand.
If you want something more sentimental, putting together some memorable family photos in a frame is a thoughtful and neverending source of joy. Sharing memories is such a big part of this relationship and having a way for your Grandpa to look upon them at home is a gorgeous gesture. Sometimes we live far away from our grandparents, and it's not as easy to give them a standard present; at Byron Bay Gifts, we have some not so standard hampers that make for a lovely surprise and caring package - perfect for Grandpa! Our Tea & Chocolate Affair Basket is full of treats and a delicious range of herbal teas, ideal for enjoying tea time and visitors. You can’t go wrong with the Ultimate Indulgence Gift Hamper if you want to really wow Grandpa. With two bottles of Annie Lane’s divine shiraz and chardonnay and an array of local biscuits, olives, and so much more, this is a hamper they can share with loved ones and indulge in for some time. Check out more of our hamper options that will make for a very thrilled Grandpa!