Keirō no Hi
Keirō no Hi, or Respect for the Aged Day, is celebrated in Japan on the third Monday of September, which is 17 September this year. On this day, younger generations visit their elderly relatives and neighbors, bringing gifts that express their love and appreciation.
Whether you live in Japan or across the globe, you can celebrate the holiday and show your appreciation for the seniors in your life with thoughtful gifts. To get you started, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite gift ideas that will bring a smile to your loved one’s face, as well as crafts that young children will enjoy making and giving.
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10. Microgrid Silk Tie in Red $80
Red is an honored color in Japanese culture, and this red silk tie would be the perfect complement to any man's wardrobe. Buy it here.
9. "Me & My Grandparents" Picture Frame $14
This frame is perfect for gift giving! Just add a picture and your child has a wonderful gift to give to grandparents. Buy it here.
8. Fire 7 Tablet $50
This tablet makes it easy to watch movies, read books, surf the internet, and keep up with social media, all for under 50 US dollars! Buy it here.
7. Bayview Quarter Zip Pullover $88
This quarter zip pullover from Bayview fits true to size and will take your favorite guy from fall to spring in style. Buy it here.
6. Heart Locket Necklace $70
This sterling silver necklace features a hand engraved heart locket that opens to display frames for four small pictures. Add pictures for a personalized gift she'll love. Buy it here.
5. Keurig K-Elite Single Serve K-Cup Pod Coffee Maker $170
Making a cup of coffee or tea is super easy with this Keurig coffee maker, and it also has a nifty hot water button that's perfect for instant soups and oatmeal! Buy it here.
4. Anuschka Tote $96
Whether you're shopping for older parents, grandparents, or a special senior that means the world to you, an Anuschka tote is a favorite gift. Not only are they handpainted works of art, but they're durable, practical, and perfect for the person who has everything. Buy one here.
3. Friendship Bracelets Craft Kit $16
Friendship bracelets are fun for kids to make and are a welcome gift at any age. This kit comes with everything your child needs to make at least 12 bracelets, including crystal clear instructions. Buy the kit here.
2. AcuRite Color Weather Station Forecaster $50
It may not be a sentimental gift, but this weather forecaster and thermometer makes it easy to check the current weather and be ready for changes in the weather before heading outdoors. Buy it here.
1. iRobot Roomba Robot Vacuum $280
Gift your favorite senior the gift of less work with this robot vacuum from iRobot. It works on carpet and hardwood floors, picking up dirt and debris while easily maneuvering around furniture. Buy it here.
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