22 Gift Ideas That Will Make This Mother's Day the Best Yet

Mother's Day



Mothers: They raised us, all the while cleaning up our boo-boos, broken hearts, and the messes we left behind (thanks, Mom!). Although we likely show—and tell—that special person how much they mean to us all year round, it’s that time again when we need to up the ante a bit. Yes, that’s right—Mother’s Day is May 12, and there’s still plenty of time to find the moms in your life the perfect present.

Every mother is different, so we’ve strategically set out to find gift ideas that will tickle everyone’s fancy. From the hostess with the mostess to the mom who’s always linked in, we’ve got all the bases covered. Find the very best of the best Mother’s Day gift ideas to spoil the deserving moms you know (including yourself).

For Moms Who Like Cozy Nights In

Morrow Emerson Alpaca Throw $299

An ultra-soft throw is perfect for Mom to wrap up in on the sofa. Plus, as an added perk, each blanket is ethically sourced and hand-loomed by Peruvian artisans.

Jane Inc. Lavender Eye Pillow
Jane Inc. Lavender Eye Pillow $24

This lavender eye pillow is filled with fragrant lavender to soothe tired eyes and promote relaxation. Plus, it was created by the mother-daughter team behind Jane Inc., which makes it extra special for Mother's Day.

Vitruvi Porcelain Essential Oil Diffuser $119 $95

This chic diffuser was made for cozy nights in. Your mom will love adding essential oils to the device and letting the calming scents fill the air.

Summer Water
Winc Summer Water Societé $89

When a relaxing trip to the vineyard is out of reach, this luxe Summer Water Societé makes for a mini-escape every month. Sign your mom up to join the club and enjoy a monthly delivery of rosé goodies.

For Moms Who Are Born Entertainers

Marshall Black Marble Cake Stand
CB2 Marshall Black Marble Cake Stand $50

Displaying party treats has never been easier than with CB2's striking black marble cake stand. It's chic and perfect for a mom who's no stranger to homemade baked goods.

Smeg 4-Slice Toaster
Smeg 4-Slice Toaster $275

Don't hide brunch essentials away—this powder blue four-slice toaster by Smeg deserves to be kept on display. Give it to Mom and then serve up breakfast in bed. 

Food52 Monogram Leather Coasters $46

A monogram gives these coasters a special touch. Plus, a patina means they’ll naturally distress as time goes on.

Wine Breather Decanter
Menu Wine Breather Decanter $55

This wine decanter is just the thing for a mom who loves to host (and enjoy a nice glass of wine while they're at it). It adds ten times more oxygen to any bottle of wine in just two minutes for a much better tasting glass.

For Moms With an Artistic Side

Cinema Box LED Light
Amped & Co Mini Cinema Lightbox $25

One hundred letters and symbols mean Mom can change what they want to say on the regular with this cinema-style backlit lightbox.

MoMA Store Colorful Backgammon Set $89

Pop-art details inject a backgammon set with some serious artistic flair. This time, everyone’s a winner.

For Moms Who Are Tech-Obsessed

Senreve Maestra Bag $895

This bag crafted from Italian pebbled leather is roomy enough to carry a laptop. Plus, it boasts both water-resistant and stain-resistant properties, which make any on-the-go lifestyle a cinch.

Digital Photo Frame
Aura Digital Photo Frame $299 $249

A digital photo frame that can display an entire photo album on a loop, this is one of the best Mother's Day gifts you could give. It's thoughtful and fit for any tech-savvy mom.

Amazon Echo
Amazon Echo $65

If Mom ever gets lonely, they can rely on Alexa. This voice-activated tech gadget will help your mom order groceries, source new recipes, and more.

For Moms Who Are Beauty-Minded

Le Labo Rose 31 Perfume Oil $144

This perfume oil from New York-based company Le Labo will have any mom feeling special. It boasts scents of rose, cumin, cedar, and amber.

Sakara Beauty Chocolates $45

The clean-eating company has introduced beauty chocolates, which are said to give you a gorgeous glow. Giving Mom a reason to eat candy? We think so.

For Moms With a Sentimental Streak

Mini Zola Disc Necklace
Made by Mary Mini Zola Disc Necklace $36

This disc necklace has more than enough space to engrave the name of a child, an initial, or important date to keep it close to a mother’s heart.

The Setting 24K Message in a Jewelry Box $425

Moms can keep their treasures in a luxe hand-thrown ceramic jewelry box with 24K gold details. The best part? You can include a custom message inside.

Artifact Uprising Hardcover Photo Book $59

Make up a beautifully bound custom photo book for the moms in your life… No doubt it will be put on constant display.

For Moms Who Like Fashion

Washable Silk Set
Lunya Washable Silk Set $178

For moms who like to lounge in style, splurge on a washable silk sleep set from Lunya. Your mom will feel great even when they're just hanging out at home.

The Weekender in Beige
Béis The Weekender in Beige $88

This chic weekender bag from Shay Mitchell's travel brand Béis makes the perfect Mother's Day gift for any fashion-forward traveler. It's a win for both style and function—something any mom can appreciate.

DryBar Gift Card $10

Moms don’t always have time to primp, so get them a blowout treat at Drybar. They’ll never stop singing your praises.

Next up: 28 gift ideas that first-time moms will seriously appreciate.

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