21 Gifts Your Mother-In-Law Might Actually Like

No matter how many times you tell yourself that buying gifts for your in-laws is not a test, it still feels like, ya know, a massive test that will determine the future of your relationship forever.
The goal is obviously to impress your partner's parents with a gift that is so quintessentially them, but not weirdly over-the-top, and pull it off without any help whatsoever from your partner. But sometimes you do need some help, especially if you're shopping for the matriarch of their family, your mother-in-law.
Without knowing a single thing about your partner's parents, we've compiled a collection of gifts that would stand out no matter what type of mother-in-law you have. So, whether she's into tailgating or flower-arranging, barre class or bird-watching, you really, truly can't screw it up with these picks.
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