Your mom is the absolute best ever. Period. So it’s time to pay her back for all that she’s done for you. At least this is a start. Here are a bunch of ways to gift her this season!
What do you really get the mom who’s been your best friend and most inspirational teacher? She taught you right from wrong (and sometimes wrong was ‘ok’), picked you up, brushed you off, and kissed your knee when you fell down, and basically sacrificed her entire life for you. So no pressure when it’s time to figure out exactly how to show your love for her on her special day, right? She may be hard to shop for, even when she claims there isn’t a gift she even needs!
We’ve selected some classic gifts for mom, some ideas when you want to think outside of the box, and a bunch of great choices so that she can really pamper herself (for a change!). The most important thing to remember is to spend the quality time with her that she deserves and then, well, the gift comes second in line. Although, don’t get us wrong, she’ll totally love the gift too. Perhaps even more than the quality time!
Check out our choices for some of the best gifts for your mom this year.
The Best Gift For Mom
The ‘Thinking of You’ Wi-Fi Touch Lamps
The best way to stay in touch with mom when you’re both some distance from each other. Once hooked up, when she simply touches the lamp, your lamp will instantly light up so you’ll know she’s thinking of you. When you touch your lamp, her lamp will light back up too! Choose you own colors, patterns, and more. So cool!
The Mom Who Loves Flowers
The Affordable Bouqs Flowers
Yep, she’ll totally love that you’ve thought of her each and every month of the year with 12-months of some of the prettiest flowers we’ve seen in a while thanks to Bouqs. Did we mention that you can choose a flower option where they’ll only send you fresh flowers that grow at the base of a volcano? Insanity!
The Comfy Choice
The Super Cozy Luxury White Bathrobe
Yes, this is the bathrobe is seems like everyone on the InterWebs has been freaking out over all year. And now we understand why. First off, it’s super comfy. Like, for real, really comfortable. It’s made of 100% long-staple cotton, is really plush, and has a super comfy shawl collar.
The Subscription Choice
The Scentbird Monthly Perfume Subscription Box
Every month your mother will get a new perfume to test out all month long. You can choose from more than 400 major perfume brands and it comes with enough perfume to last her 3-sprays per day for 30 days. There’s math in there somewhere, but the point is she’ll get to fully experience the latest fragrances and scents and still be able to change things up each and every month.
The Proud Mom Choice
The Mom2 T-Shirt
You love her times-two so why not show her with this color-blocked distressed “Mom Squared” t-shirt. She’ll be proud to sport this tee or, at the least, wear it to bed! We don’t judge.
The Chefs Choice
The “Always Pan”
For the Home Chef
She’s going to become totally obsessed with the now famous “Always Pan” from the folks at Our Place that will replace up to 8 existing pans. It comes in a bunch of different amazing colors and can easily fry, saute, boil, broil, sear, braise – you name it!
The Personalized Choice
The Personalized Heart-Shaped Photo Artwork
This is one of our favorite personalized options of the season from Minted. Simply upload the photos you’d like to use at Minted, then choose the color scheme, if you’d like it framed, what type/color frame you’d like, and more! It’s the perfect way for mom to walk down memory lane with all of her favorite photos throughout the years. Plus, the heart-shape is super sweet.
The Online Learning Choice
The Online Masterclass Gift Subscription
This idea is so cool. Now she can take an online ‘Master Class‘ with an actual expert! Even better, you can quickly and easily gift her this! She can choose from over 45 different classes (and experts) based on her interests. Check out a cooking course from Gordon Ramsay, James Patterson teaches writing, Steve Martin teaches comedy, and so much more.
The Yoga Choice
The Best-Selling Lululemon ‘Speed Up Crop’ Yoga Pants
Whether she wears them to yoga or not, she’ll certainly want to lounge around in them all day/every day! These are currently one of the top sellers at Lululemon this month and come in a bunch of different colors like black, navy blue, green, and a variety of different patterns.
The Relaxing Choice
The Organic Bath Bomb Gift Set
Life Around Angels
Because your mom fully deserves to be in a place of peace especially when in the tub during her “me time.” These are the best-sellers right now, currently have 4.9 out of 5 star rating, and over 32,000 customer reviews. Unheard of!
The Unicorn Mom Choice
The ‘Moms are Magical’ Unicorn Tee
Because she really is the most magical person you know. The perfect gift for mom this upcoming holiday! Check it out in other cool color options like blue, pink, black, and heather grey.
The Thoughtful Choice
The Lovebox Spinning Heart Messenger Box
Now this is the coolest thing ever! All you do is simply gift someone this small ‘lovebox’ and whenever you use the app to send them a message the heart on the box will spin (alerting them that there’s a new message) and all they have to do is open the box to see the message you’ve just sent them! It’s the perfect way to let mom know you’ve been thinking of her. It’s like a new take on that famous ‘long distance touch lamp‘ that basically broke the internet last year.
The Travel Mug Choice
The Yeti Rambler 14-oz Mug With Lid in Blue
Who’s ready for the coffee of their dreams! A top seller from YETI, it’ll keep the coffee nice and hot for a while, the white wine chilled for a while, and we’re loving this color blue.
The Inspirational Choice
‘The Path Made Clear’ Book by Oprah
It’s a total must-read (and already a best-seller) for anyone who could use a little inspiration, direction, and purpose. Each page features words of wisdom and inspiration from, not only, Oprah, but other major thought-leaders as well. You can also grab a digital copy too! They’re going to love it!
The Meaningful Choice
The “I Love You Mom…and Here’s Why” Book
The best way to show your gratitude! This book has really kind and thankful messages and there’s specific spaces for you to fill out your own. It’s even the perfect choice as an overly thoughtful Mother’s Day gift idea she’ll totally appreciate.
The Tech Accessory Choice
The Floral Protective iPhone Case
Rifle Paper Co.
Because she really does have to protect her prized phone! This is one of our favorites of the season (and we usually see this brand all over Anthropologie) because it’s floral and whimsical just like she is. They also offer different patterns, colors, and more for all different phone types. So if she has an older phone (or a different phone) there are additional options too!
The Gift That Gives Back
The Puravida Bracelet
Because these are the bracelets everyone is obsessing over online. Plus, Pura Vida gives back so what’s better than that? It’ll look great on your mom’s wrist without it look like she’s trying too hard. Join the trend, help a community, and keep her stylish all at the same time.
The Bedroom Choice
The All-Season Down Comforter
This is one of our favorite down comforters ever! You can choose from lightweight or all-season and have one of the best sleeps of your life (we’re bias since we have one). Plus, it currently has 5 stars and over 300 reviews!
The Bag Choice
The Everlane ‘Meghan Markle’ Tote Bag
Yes, this is the tote that Meghan Markle has pretty much made famous and she got it at Everlane! It is constantly selling out and then re-stocked so grab it while you can. We love this brown leather option, but it also comes in other colors like black, navy blue, pink, blush, taupe, and more.
The Perfume Choice
The Flowerbomb Perfume
Viktor & Rolff
It’s the floral explosion in a bottle! It smells fresh, spring-like and, don’t worry, the scent won’t overpower you or her. It’s a best-seller year after year too over at Nordstrom online.
The Recipe Choice
The Joanna Gaines ‘Magnolia Table’ Recipe Book
If she’s missing her daily dose of Joanna and Chip Gaines from Fixer Upper, this should tide her over until their new show debuts. She’ll love seeing and, of course, trying Joanna’s famous and yummy recipes.
The Top Selling Choice
The Outdoor Voices (OV) Leggings
These are some of the coolest leggings (via Outdoor Voices) that are being named as some of the best around from major magazines this year. They’re super comfy, practical, and even have a secret pocket in the back where she can store her phone! Even better? They’re flattering on any body type and comes in sizes starting at extra-small and up to extra-large.
The #Truth Choice
The ‘Best. Mom. Ever.’ T-Shirt
The Cool Wine Choice
The Corkcicle Stemless Insulated Wine Glass
This wine glass will keep her favorite drink cold when it should be and warm when she needs it to be. It also comes in a variety of other awesome colors like copper, rose quartz, turquoise, stainless steel, matte black, and more.
The Comfy Choice
The Eberjay Two-Piece Pajama Set
These are comfy, stylish, soft and a must-have when it’s time for bed! She’ll love how it’ll make her feel like she’s sleeping on a cloud. These also come on other colors and styles too.
The Weekend Choice
The Barefoot Dreams Cozy Bathrobe
This one is super, super cozy and comfy and comes in over 10 different colors. It’s one of the most comfortable robes ever. For real, you gotta see and feel this one!
The Chic Choice
The Away Travel Carry-On Luggage in Blush Pink
Yes, this is the carry-on that everyone (hello celebs!) is bringing with them everywhere. We love this super pretty and soft pink color option, how it’s totally unbreakable, has helpful 360-degree wheels, and is guaranteed for life! It also comes in light blue, green, white, navy blue, red, and more.
The Must-Have Choice
The ‘Thank You For Being a Friend’ Book
Amazon Ratings: +525
Because your mom still totally loves The Golden Girls and could use a good laugh. She’ll appreciate all the life advice and musings from her favorites like Blanche, Dorothy, Rose and, of course, Sophia!
The Learning Choice
The 23andMe ‘Ancestry’ DNA Kit
Amazon Ratings: +18,000
Now your mom can figure out at home exactly where she came from and where her ancestors came from. She’ll jut complete this simple-to-use-DNA kit at home and then send it to the lab for the results. It’s really cool she’ll get to see the breakdown of her background. You’ll want one for yourself too, guaranteed.
The Jewelry Choice
The Bony Levy Diamond Stud Earrings
If you’re looking to get her earrings, these are the ones to go for. The classic round diamonds are securely set in 18-karat white gold. These earrings can either be an affordable gift or the splurge gift because you can choose how big you want the diamonds to be. You totally know your mom deserves these and is 100% worth it. Plus, she’ll think of you every time she puts them on.
The Home Helper Choice
The Roomba 690 Robot Vacuum
This magical robot vac can go for 90 minutes without needing to be charged again, grab the smallest of dirt particles (hello dust) and larger stuff (hello dropped cereal) and everything in between. Plus, it works on both hardwood floors and carpeting. Mom can even connect it to her WiFi and use it via the smartphone app. She’s never wanted to vacuum and, well, now she can finally break free. Sold!
The Wine-on-the-Go Choice
The PortoVino ‘Internet Famous’ Wine Purse
Because sometimes you just need your wine to go. Everyone online this year has been sporting this and, well, we’re here for it! This super stylish bag can hold 2 bottles of wine, comes with one bag insert, and comes in a variety of cool colors! Pour your wine in and discreetly dispense your wine wherever you go (within legal limits of course!). We love this one in red, but it also comes in black, gold, beige, navy blue, purple and more.