Christmas Presents For Parents 2014

Getting Simply Brilliant Presents For Mums And Dads

Welcome to the Yourcounty Christmas Presents For Parents feature. It was created over a decade ago, since when it has been continually developed. If you know what you want already try the link to John Lewis's inspiring presents for parents. It's specifically focussed on presents for couples, meaning a combined present for parents as a single entity or at least complimentary (joint) gifts. Suggestions are a general guide, although our external links lead to the John Lewis website other retailers may provide excellent gifts of their own. This page isn't designed to recommend presents for new parents, we maintain a seperate resource for presents for infants.

There isn't such a thing as a perfect gift for all parents, every parent is in their own way unique. We offer some ideas of presents for parents that have consistently been popular in recent years. If you've arrived here there is every chance you're looking for some ideas or a starting point in your quest to buy something nice for your parents. We suggest some general gift categories as well as to highlight a few more particular ideas below. In the time since we first published this page our content has evolved thanks in no small part to our user feedback. If you'd like to share your presents for parent experience, feel free to drop us a line. Our contact details are at the foot of the page.

We suggest some general categories that might be a useful place to start a deeper search and a few 'wild card' suggestions further down the page. The links below terminate on the John Lewis website (unless otherwise stated). We've focussed on joint presents here, a present for both parents combined. You will find hundreds of other suggestions of presents for couples on our Anniversary Gift pages. You can get access to all of our Christmas features from the main Yourcounty Christmas Portal.

Follow this link for John Lewis's Christmas Presents For Parents.

Our Top Picks for 2014 include:

  • Experiences - There are literally hundreds of Red Letter Day gifts suitable for a couple including; Afternoon Tea For Two, Escape With Dinner, Dinner And Theatre, Red Letter Days Perfect For Couples and even Red Letter Days Perfect Thrill Seekers for 2 People.
  • Home Beautiful - A gift to grace the home of your parents might include: Alessi Valentini Figurine, Barbara Chandler - Love London Couple Print, Bold & Noble British Isles Map Framed Silkscreen Print, Brissi Mayfair Photo Frames or Dartington Crystal Sharon Glassware.
  • Technology is becoming an increasingly popular present for parents - Apple new iPad, 16GB, Wi-Fi, ION Profile LP USB Turntable, Barigo Weather Station and the John Lewis Apollo II DAB/FM iPod Dock.
  • Celebration Food & Drinks - Charbonnel et Walker Pink Hat Box Hamper, Bollinger La Grande Annee Champagne Rosé,
  • Something In Common - Brain Game Guys vs Girls, Eva Solo Tea Maker, Mauviel Cookware, Morphy Richards Premium Plus Breadmaker, Nespresso Pixie Automatic Coffee Machine by Krups, NOOK Simple Touch GlowLight eReader and even Nudo Adopt an Olive Tree Gift Pack.

If you're shopping for a present for someone specific you may prefer to use one of our themed Christmas present pages

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