45 brilliant Christmas gift ideas for your brother-in-law

Here's an extensive list of everything your brother-in-law could ever want or need

Brother in law gift ideas 2021

by Daisy Hall |

Honestly, why are men, especially brothers-in-law, so hard to buy for?

Unless they have a specific hobby or are organised enough to make a specific wish list (they rarely are) it can be difficult to find a gift they will truly love.

And chances are their hobbies are something that you have no interest in or knowledge about (sorry what is the appeal with fishing- does anyone know?), and thus it comes to Christmas Eve and you're left with buying them a bottle of whisky that will still be unopened next Christmas.

Luckily for you, we've compiled the ultimate list of gifts for all brothers-in-law everywhere.

You're welcome.

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CREDIT: Signature Brew

What guy wouldn't want a free trip to the pub without having to leave the sofa? Not only does the box include numerous craft beers, it comes complete with glassware, snacks and the world's greatest music quiz.

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CREDIT: The Perfume Shop

The perfect way to hint that maybe your brother-in-law's current aftershave isn't quite working for him...

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CREDIT: The Gentlemen Baristas

Calling all coffee lovers: this bundle is great value and comes with a bag of espresso house blend, making it the perfect gift for home-brew beginners.

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If he likes his spirits, this two-pack from G.H.Q Spirits is a no-brainer.

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CREDIT: Salford Rum

It even comes with a free glass tumbler or mug.

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CREDIT: Majestic

Quick Brown Fox makes for the perfect evening companion and is best served and appreciated as a digestif neat or over ice.

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CREDIT: English Cheesecake Company

Weighting 2kg and supposedly serving 14 people, this cheesecake selection includes Chunky Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake, Terry's Chocolate Orange Cheesecake, Lotus Biscoff Cheesecake, Salted Caramel Blondie Cheesecake, Honeycomb Golden Nugget Cheesecake, Strawberries and Cream Cheesecake and Zesty Lemon & Mascarpone Cheesecake. WOW.

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CREDIT: Vonhaus

Bonus points if you gift this set with a bottle of nice whiskey.

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CREDIT: Iconic Lights

Perfect for sprucing up your brother-in-law's bedside table.

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CREDIT: Vonhaus

A stylish addition to your brother-in-law's kitchen.

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CREDIT: BUG

Who says make-up is just for women?

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CREDIT: Norlo Coffee

These pods fit all Nespresso machines, are compostable and can be bought as both one-off presents or on a rolling subscription. Truly the gift that keeps on giving.

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CREDIT: Belazu

This trio pack makes the perfect gift for any Ketchup-lover, and makes a great addition to the pigs in blankets on Christmas Day.

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CREDIT: SORTEDfood

If your brother-in-law needs inspiration in the kitchen, this gift is perfect. Not only will he get an annual membership to the app, he'll also receive a cookbook and an apron so he's truly sorted.

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CREDIT: Vonhaus

Turn your brother-in-law into a at-home cocktail maker.

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CREDIT: Epic Escapes

This three-in-one gift will keep your brother-in-law occupied for hours plus, their partner might appreciate the ability to keep them locked in a room for a hour.

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CREDIT: Vonhaus

If your brother-in-law thinks of himself as a bit of a DIY expert, he'll love this household tool set.

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CREDIT: The Fellowship

This men's grooming set contains an Energising Face & Body Wash and a Strengthening Shampoo in a classy wash bag.

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CREDIT: NIO Cocktails

All your bother-in-law needs to do is add ice and voila: the perfect whiskey.

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CREDIT: Personalisation Boutique

The Kassie Small Serving Board is perfect for preparing and presenting cheeses, antipasto and charcuterie meats.

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CREDIT: Absolutely Bear

As you get older you realise that socks make a great Christmas present, especially if they're from a sustainable fashion brand like Absolutely Bear.

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CREDIT: SevenYays

It's seven gifts in one! Perfect for the brother-in-law who's also a father.

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CREDIT: Aviation Gin

If it's good enough for Ryan Reynolds then it's more than good enough for your brother-in-law.

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CREDIT: Moonpig

Treat your bother-in-law to an at-home massage whenever he needs it.

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CREDIT: Amazon

Contigo's Matterhorn bottle is the perfect gift for those brothers-in-law who are always on-the-go. Its Thermalock vacuum-insulated stainless steel construction keeps drinks icy cold for up to 24 hours or hot for up to 10 hours plus, the tethered lid is leak-proof.

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CREDIT: The Cotswold Company

This willow garden tool basket is the perfect gift for all garden lovers, coming with a fork, trowel, wooden markers, string and measuring dibber.

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CREDIT: Tracklements

Don't be surprised if this gift gets used on Christmas Day with the cheese board.

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CREDIT: The Chuckling Cheese Company

Pairs perfectly with the above gift. Maybe a worth doing as a joint present for the cheese loving brother-in-law.

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CREDIT: Defacto

Absolute bargain.

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CREDIT: Mr Black

Coffee and alcohol in one gift- what's not to love?

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CREDIT: Amazon

Give the gift of unlimited TV this Christmas.

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CREDIT: ManiLife

A perfect gift for your brother-in-law if they like peanut butter because for every Christmas Cracker bought ManiLife will donates 100% of the profits to the amazing charity Campaign to End Loneliness.

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CREDIT: AO

Ensure your brother-in-law always looks his best with this gift. With cutting lengths from 4 to 23mm, he'll have complete control over how long or short he'd like your hair to be.

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CREDIT: Tesco

The full gift set contains: NIVEA MEN Sensitive Shower Gel, NIVEA MEN Sensitive Face Wash, NIVEAMEN Creme, NIVEA Original Care Caring Lip Balm and a reusable water bottle. A perfect Christmas gift.

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CREDIT: Tastesmiths

These handy scratch cook kits are a great way to try out new dishes and contain just the right amount of fresh & dried spices and other ingredients needed to make delicious and authentic curries and other world foods, so no fuss or waste. For Christmas, you can choose any six kits and they'll be sent to your brother-in-law with six different vegan craft beers brewed to pair perfectly with spicy food. There's also the option to have the kit sent gift wrapped and with a personalised note.

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CREDIT: Carluccio's

Perfect for a bougie night in.

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CREDIT: Amazon

If your brother-in-law thinks he's a bit indie, a turnable makes for a great gift.

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Turn your brother-in-law's phone into a gaming set with this cool gift.

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CREDIT: Currys

Audio Pro's all-new G10 lets you control your speaker, entirely handsfree. The G10 can also perform over a million actions just using voice command thanks to its built-in Google Assistant.

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CREDIT: Amazon

This lightning-fast charger will allow your brother-in-law to wirelessly charge his phone and keep precious photos and data backed up at the same time.

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CREDIT: Needi

This incredible experience makes the dreams of every James Bond fan come true.

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CREDIT: Amazon

Polar Ignite is a waterproof fitness watch with advanced wrist-based heart rate and connected GPS. This well-rounded ultra-light fitness tracker can help with better sleep, smarter training and finding the balance.

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CREDIT: OnBuy

If your brother-in-law is into smoothies, soup or home-made sauces (he's surely into at least one of those things) then this will make a great gift.

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CREDIT: OnBuy

Perfect for at-home movie nights.

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CREDIT: Sekonda

Give the gift of time this Christmas.

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