Sisters are godsent soulmates who stand by us both in glad and sad times. They are with us through the thick and thin of life. Basically, we are non-functional without elder sisters. Do you agree with me on this?  Christmas is that time of the year when you can make your sister feel loved, valued, and cherished.

It is often difficult to choose a gift for your elder sissy as you have gifted them so much of stuff already over the years that you often run out of fresh gifting ideas. Here are some of the Christmas gifts for elder sisters that you can take cues from.

Christmas Gifts For Elder Sister

  1. Sisters Wood Plaque with Inspiring Quote

 

This could be any framed quotation about the importance of sisters in life or you could gift something that expends the acronym SISTER with each alphabet signifying a quality about your sister. You can get plenty of these online or you can even get a personalized quotation printed for your sister. On the other hand, if you are good with DIYs, go ahead use some Calligraphy and basic painting skills and get a handmade Christmas quotation to show your sis, how much you love her.

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  1. Annual Subscription Of Her Favorite Magazine:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterYou must be aware of what your elder sister’s passion lies in. Based on that, you can give her an annual or semi-annual magazine subscription of her preferred fashion, lifestyle, or travel magazine. Alternatively, you can also get her a subscription for a Women-oriented magazine that covers various aspects of a woman’s life like health, kids, careers, home decor, and cooking. The best part is she can even resell these magazines on sites which trade in pre-owned goods, once she has finished reading them.

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  1. Journal:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterA planner for your elder sister that helps her chalk out her daily plans, write about the groceries she is running out of, do her meal planning, and a lot of things like that. Something that has a Christmas themed cover would be nice however, this is not a must. Always choose a hardbound journal so that it is durable for at least a year.

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  1. Hair Accessories:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterHair ties, clips, bands, tiaras, etc. make for useful and beautiful gifts for any lady. So, pick up a lot of these beauties, put them in a pretty box and there you go! A simple yet practical Christmas gift is ready for your elder sister.

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  1. Pendant Set:

A pendant makes for a classy gift and is special as a keepsake, especially when gifted by a younger sister! If you can afford real gems like Diamonds or Rubies, great if not then you can always go for semi-precious stones in your choice of pendant sets. Another good idea is to gift your sister a pendant set with a delicate chain and earrings. The pendant itself could be made up out of her birthstone. You can even get her birthstone engraved with the initials of her name.

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  1. Chocolates:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterIt goes without saying that women absolutely love Chocolates. You would surely be aware of what kind of Chocolate your elder sister loves. Depending upon what her choice is, you could gift her White Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate, Nut chocolates, etc. If she enjoys relishing on Chocolates in general, then gift her a box full of yummy assorted treats to make her Christmas truly enjoyable.

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  1. Date Night With Your Sister:

They say time is the best gift you can give anybody. Especially, if you and your elder sister are busy in your personal and professional affairs most of the time. So, plan out a date together with your sister. It could be anything from a movie date to lunch together to even a spa-day. Let your husbands or a baby sister take care of the kids for a day!

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  1. Infinity Bracelet:

A sister is a god-sent best friend. Gifting her an infinity-bracelet for Christmas would strengthen the unspoken and unbreakable bond you share. The symbol of infinity signifies your everlasting relationship. This also serves as a reminder that sisters should look beyond their difference of opinion to save the grace of their eternal bond. To make the gift extra special, buy something in Silver or Gold. To make the gift feasible for daily wear, choose a delicate design.

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  1. Sweatshirt:

A sweatshirt with a nice sister quote makes for a perfect Christmas gift for your Sister. She will be pleased to get this funny one-liner sweatshirt that serves as a daily reminder of your naughtiness and affection towards her. Get her a sweatshirt in cotton fabric but is lined with fleece-inside to make it suitable for wearing all throughout the year. Keep her color choices in mind though. If you are confused about what color she prefers, Black, White, and Grey make for good picks.

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  1. iPhone Case:

Everybody owns an iPhone these days. One of the best parts about owning an iPhone is an awesome variety of phone covers and cases available. Now, since you are gifting to your elder sister, do not get a case that is outrageously girly. Give something that is elegant and pretty, at the same time. Something in the Christmas theme could also do, like the case in the picture. Depending upon her choice, you can gift her something with glitter or sequins or Rhinestones. If she is more of a sober person, something in a neat metallic finish would do the trick. Just pick the correct cover for her phone model.

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  1. Multicolor Ombre Stemless Wine Glass Set:

Christmas Gifts For Elder Sister

Crockeries almost never fail to please elder sisters, especially when they are as beautiful as these multicolored stemless wine glasses. These recycled glasses, mouth blown by Mexican artists will lend a modern touch to her décor. Since these are recycled glasses, every piece will be unique and might vary. So don’t be alarmed if all pieces don’t look the same.

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  1. KitchenAid Precise Heat Mixing Bowl:

In case you’re wondering what precise heat mixing bowl is all about, this machine by KitchenAid has a technology that can select from 70 degrees to 220 degrees Fahrenheit. Plus, it has a digital display and glass lid, so that your sister can monitor the mixing that she’s doing. The machine also includes a whip wire, flex edge beater and a dough hook to ease her job of baking.

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  1. Fitbit Charge 2 Heart Rate and Fitness Wristband:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterThis is such a perfect Christmas gift for women who live life on the go. Fitbit, a fitness wristband, tracks heartbeat and calories burnt to maximize her workout. She can even see call, text and other notifications on this device. The product itself looks really pretty with lilac bands and rose gold detailing. Looks like it’s made for women. And it’s a limited edition Fitbit, so grab your piece fast.

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  1. Best Big Sister Ever Mug:

This would probably be the safest Christmas gift for elder sisters. It won’t just evoke emotions, but will also be regularly used. The mug in itself looks high quality with white, high gloss exterior and black interior. Not to forget the text “Best Big Sister Ever”, which is printed on both sides.

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  1. Tea from Around the World Set:

This would make such an ideal Christmas gifts for your tea-loving sister. The set includes 10 samples of single-estate teas from around the world, such as Long Jing green tea and roasted rice tea found in Genmaicha. So just imagine how special your sister will feel when she realizes how much you value her taste, likes and dislikes. Just because they’re sample doesn’t mean they last just one serving. Each vial can brew 6 to 8 cups of tea, which we feel is enough to develop a taste.

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  1. Upcycled Cotton Sari Robe:

Your elder sister will look absolutely stunning in this stylish and luxurious robe made out of strips of repurposed saris by artisans living in a village outside of Rajasthan, India. Since it’s a handmade and uncycled robe, she’ll treasure this gift for years to come. And to be honest, it is worth treasuring.

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  1. Tile Key Finder:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterIf your sister tends to lose things easily, she could make use of this Tile Key Finder, which is basically a tiny Bluetooth tracking device. All she’d have to do is connect the tile to her smartphone, and make it ring whenever she misplaces her stuff. It has a 200 ft range and is loud enough to be found. What’s surprising and amazing is that it can even make your lost phone ring, even if it’s on silent mode. Plus, it’s waterproof, durable and comes with a 1-year battery warranty.

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  1. Zen Dog Garden Sculpture:

Here’s another safe option for your elder sister, because it a sculpture of a dog performing Zen and there’s no human being in the world that doesn’t like dogs. Sculptures like these would bring humor, peace and not to forget art to her outdoor area. Each figurine has Chinese characters representing loyalty etched into the back. And they are weatherproof as well. What more do you even want?

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  1. Brain Specimen Coasters:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterThis gift is for sisters who are in the neuroscience filed or have a penchant for everything unique. It’s a set of 10 glass coasters printed with brain slices, not real though. Besides the bizarre pattern, what makes these coasters stand out is the fact that they appear as a full brain when they are stacked. Amazing, isn’t it?

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  1. Ceramic Tea Set:

This tea set is just made for elder sisters. It looks like a tea pot, but it’s basically a cup and teapot in one and that’s precisely what makes it stand out. The tea set comes in stunning pastel colors and floral and geometrical patterns. The combo is perfectly safe for dishwasher and microwave and will hopefully last her for years. And it also comes with a heartfelt note, “There’s no friend like a SISTER” to let your sister know what you feel for her.

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  1. Bourbon Infused Coffee:

Such a perfect combination for those women who like their coffee really strong. These Arabica beans, roasted in Tennessee are infused with a hint of Kentucky’s finest Bourbon, which give them a unique flavor profile, and of course, an irresistible aroma. And just to clear confusion, this coffee contains no alcohol.

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  1. Cards Against Humanity:

Cards Against Humanity is one of those games that just doesn’t seem to get outdated. So you can be assured that your gift will definitely come to use, at some party or the other. We’ve selected the second version of this game that has over 150 new cars for a fresh gameplay.

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  1. Brussel’s Fringe Flower Bonsai:

If your sister is a diehard plant lover, she’ll definitely appreciate getting this Brussel’s Fringe Flower Bonsai from you. This beautiful, 9 inches’ tall bonsai, procured from the largest bonsai nursery in America blooms every year between May and July. It’s a Chinese Fringe Flower bonsai with dark pink leaves that turn reddish in summers and pink in spring. So it would make a joyous centerpiece all year long.

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  1. Arrows Weekender Bag by White Elm:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterHere’s another wonderful gift for to-be-mommies. It’s a vegan leather and cotton diaper with 6 pockets in total, 4 interior pockets and 2 exterior pockets. The bag is spacious enough to house all her essentials, such as diapers, breast pumps and more. The bag is durable and easy to handle too as it’s completely washable.

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  1. Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles Kit:

Christmas Gifts For Elder Sister

If not packaged chocolates, you can also send your sister this easy-to-make Chocolate Truffles Kit, which will give her delicious, melt in the mouth chocolate in no time. We think it’s a wonderful gift for elder sisters who are into cooking. The amateur chocolatier can customize her favorite dessert anyway she likes using the peppermint, vanilla, coconut flakes or Himalayan sea salt included in the kit. All she needs to do is add cream or coconut milk, in case she’s vegan.

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  1. Birthstone Wishing Balls:

Christmas Gifts For Elder Sister

No matter how old your sister is, she’ll definitely be excited to see Birthstone Wishing Ball. This wishing ball is designed to capture an accomplishment, a wish or meditation once a week throughout the year. Each wishing ball comes with 52 slips of paper, so that you pause every week and make a wish or record an achievement.

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  1. Pollinator Garden:

If your elder sister has always needed some help from you for handling her plant babies, make her life a bit easier by gifting her these pollinations. Designed by Nick Behr and Sarah Burrows, these pollinators are loaded with nutrients to attract bees, hummingbirds and butterflies.

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  1. 1000 Colors Puzzle:

Christmas Gifts For Elder Sister

If your elder sister happens to be a CMYK connoisseur, she’ll be absolutely elated to find this 1000 Colors Puzzle in her gift box. Made by Clemens Habicht, a Paris based artist, each jigsaw puzzle represents an individual hue, which explains its extraordinary result. Both stimulating and relaxing, the puzzle requires an intuitive sense of color to be solved. So it’s a challenge that only the brave ones can take up.

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  1. Fred THE OBSESSIVE CHEF Bamboo Cutting Board, 9-inch by 12-inch

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterThis is such a perfect gift for sisters who are obsessed with quality and precision. This bamboo wood cutting board has hundreds of guide lines for different angles and sizes, so that all the vegetables cut are of equal shape and size. To be precise, (well, even we like to be perfect), this board has guides for small and medium dice, julienne, fine julienne, brunoise, fine brunoise, batonnet and allumette.

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  1. GrowlerWerks uKeg Carbonated Growler:

Christmas Gifts For Elder SisterHow classy does this craft beer growler look? The vacuum insulated stainless steel and VPR cap of this growler will keep her beer crisp and carbonated for almost 2 weeks, which we think is amazing. It even has a dispenser tap, so that she can pour the beer without having to remove the cap and has a pressure gauge too, so that she knows the pressure inside the vessel. Such an excellent gift for sisters who are into home brewing.

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  1. Scentiments Sister Gift Vanilla Candle:

Delight your sister this Christmas with this Vanilla Candle by Scentiments, formulated just for sisters. We love the homemade look given to this candle with mason jar and handwritten note. And the floral design on the jar looks oh-so feminine. Coming to the product, this candle is made with 100% soy wax sourced from The United States. When the candle is finished, the jar can be used for some other purpose as well.

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  1. Travel Stub Diary:

This isn’t just a diary. This sleeve, with spaces to store every memorabilia, such as brochure, snapshots, postcards and tickets, is almost like a travel companion. The diary also includes acid free paper, where she can write down whatever note or detail she wants. She’ll relive all her special moments again and again whenever she peruses through this diary.

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  1. Full Pregnancy Body Pillow:

If your elder sister is a mum-to-be, this Full Pregnancy Body Pillow would make a more than perfect Christmas gift for her. This 100% cotton, U-shaped, high density pillow will provide her with utmost comfort while sleeping sideways. Also, it’s long enough for the pregnant mother to stretch out and support both sides of her body. Not just during the expecting months, this product will be handy for her while nursing also.

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  1. Instant Pot Multi-Use Programmable Pressure Cooker:

Instant Pot is one of those gifts that you can give to anyone, and they will make some use of it or the other. The one’s we’ve shortlisted for your elder sister is a 7-in-1 instant pot with 14 One-Touch Programs. In this slow cooker, she can cook meat, veggies, rice, porridge and even yoghurt.

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  1. Calming Lavender Heat Pillow:

This isn’t just any ordinary pillow. It’s a luxurious, calming, heat pillow with locally sourced lavender and barley stuffing. Just inform her to heat this pillow for 2 minutes so that it can emit the relaxing lavender scent to calm her muscles and of course, senses. Such an excellent gift to pamper her after a rough day at work.

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  1. Sister 01 Sister 02 Hoodies:

Christmas Gifts For Elder Sister

A pair of matching hoodies, especially with adorable “Sister 01” and “Sister 02” printing would make your elder sister grin ear to ear. Available at Etsy.com, these hoodies can be customized any way you like. If you want, you can even purchase same colored hoodies for your sister and yourself.

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  1. Manuka Hemp Face Mask:

This Christmas, gift your elder sister nourished, healthy and glowing skin by giving her a face mask. The one we’ve selected is enriched with two of the best natural ingredients for skin, Manuka honey and hemp. Besides, it even contains activated vitamin C from Camu Camu, an Amazon super fruit, that will give her a clear and even complexion.

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  1. Wine Pairing Towel Set:

This wine pairing towel set would definitely come handy for your elder sister this Christmas. Each of the towel covers 56 different foods and 68 popular wines to make over 3800 possible pairings. Now that’s huge! The towel also includes information on tannins, acidity and body for each wine listed. So it going to be useful and both newbies and seasoned sippers.

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  1. Unwind Lavender Gift Set:

Christmas Gifts For Elder Sister

Earlier, we shared just an eye mask, but this one is a complete set to help your sister make the most of her free time. This complete aromatherapy kit includes Lavender Grow Kit, Pillow Spray Soy-Blend Candle and a 100% cotton sleep mask to ensure that she gets a good night sleep.

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  1. Amazonite Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet:

We’re ending the compilation with this extraordinary Christmas gift idea for elder sisters. At first glance, this may seem as a regular bracelet with pastel colored beads. But in reality, it’s a wonderful essential oil diffuser with lava stones that emit bursts of essential oils to help her keep serenity and peace near her all day long. We think it’s a wonderful way for her to get her daily dose of aromatherapy.

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Your sister deserves a gift that is as great as she is. Did you find the above suggestions helpful? Please share some more gifting ideas with us and our readers!

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