Your mom is the absolute best ever. Period. Here are a bunch of ways to gift your special mother this Christmas!
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 the best Christmas gifts for mom (so far) in 2018.
Mom’s Beauty Gift: Birchbox Monthly Beauty Subscription Box – Buy It Here
Here’s the gift that’ll remind her of you each and every month. For a surprisingly low cost, your mom can sample the latest beauty and makeup products delivered right to her door every month. And we’re talking major brands that she knows and loves, but also new brands she’s been dying to test out! Check out the different gifting options here.
The Ultimate Mom Pride Gift: – The Mom2 T-Shirt – Buy It Here
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 New Polaroid OneStep 2 Instant Camera in Mint Green – Buy It Here
She’ll love taking all sorts of instant photos of you and she’ll love how using the new viewfinder makes it all that much easier! This one also has a self-timer, has a super high quality lens, and a 60 day battery life! If mint green isn’t her thing, it also comes in black and crisp white. Check out all the color options here.
The Sentimental Mom: The Conversations With My Mom Journal – Buy It Here
This is a super sweet journal you and your mom can fill out together. She’ll love recounting endless stories for you and it’ll be a nice excuse to walk down memory lane and spend some meaningful quality time together.
The Comfy Gift: The Eberjay Two-Piece Pajama Set in Black – Buy It Here
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. Check out more options here!
New Release: Michelle Obama’s Book ‘Becoming’ – Pre-Order Here
This is the book that everyone is going to be talking about this upcoming holiday season. It’s an inspiring memoir, a great look at her upbringing, behind the scenes of the road to the White House (and inside the White House) and so much more. She’ll love reading this one cover-to-cover regardless of her political beliefs.
The Brusell’s Golden Gate Bonsai Tree (Shipped via Amazon!) – Buy It Here
We are absolutely loving that we can now buy real life plants and flowers from Amazon (hello: 2 day free shipping!). She’ll love taking care of this cute Bonsai tree that comes with decorative rocks and a humidity tray! This Ficus Bonsai is actually already 17-years old, so it has a beautiful history just like your mother does. Learn more about this one here!
The Everlane Cashmere Sweater in Black – Buy It Here
Yes, this is the cashmere that’s selling out all over the place because, not only, is it beautifully comfortable and cashmere, but it’s also only $100. Everlane will run a sale from time to time so you could get it for cheaper, but getting cashmere at such a low price already is quite the accomplishment. If pink isn’t her thing there are other pretty colors like black, heather grey, caramel, charcoal, navy and more. Check out more color options here.
The Perfume Obsessed Mothe: Scentbird Monthly Perfume Subscription Box – Buy It Here
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 ‘Santa is a Woman’ Tee – Buy It Here
This is funny because it’s so true! Mom will love getting this tee (it comes in a bunch of different colors) whether she gets it for Christmas or you gift it to her at the beginning of the season. See more funny holiday t-shirts here!
The Traveling Mom: The Airbnb Gift Card – Buy It Here
This is the perfect option for the mom who loves to travel, even if it’s just for quick weekend getaway. You can choose the amount you’d like to gift too!
The ‘OMG My Mother Was Right About Everything’ Coffee Mug in White – Buy It Here
It’s funny because it’s true! This is your way of letting your mother know that, well, she really was right about everything. She’ll take so much pleasure in that with every cup of coffee she has each and every morning.
The HelloFresh Monthly Wine Subscription – Buy It Here
Momma loves her wine! We don’t blame her! She’ll receive 6 bottles of wine per month! She can choose packages based on red wine only, white wine only, or an assortment. It’s such a cool way for mom to sample a bunch of different (and delicious) wines each and every month. Check out the additional wine options here.
The New Amazon Echo Look in White – Buy It Here
This one is a must-have for every mom out there who would love to have a real-time styling assistant! Now she can take photos and/or videos of what she’s wearing (thanks to the voice-activated camera) and then use the Style Check to compare outfits or just let her know which looks better. Plus, if she wants, people can actually vote on it! If she’d rather a more traditional Echo, she’ll love this one.
The Away Travel Carry-On Luggage in Blush Pink – Buy It Here
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. See all the color choices here!
The ‘Thinking of You’ Wi-Fi Touch Lamps – Buy It Here
The best way to stay in touch with mom when you’re both some distance from each other. Once hooked up, when they simply touch the lamp, your lamp will instantly light up so you’ll know they’re thinking of you. When you touch your lamp, their lamp will light back up too! Choose you own colors, patterns, and more. So cool!
The Tech Gift for Mom: The New Amazon Echo Show (2nd Generation) in Black – Buy It Here
The latest from Amazon (genuflect). Introducing the second generation “Echo Show.” This is the best way for mom to actually see what Alexa is telling her! Plus, she can even have face-to-face calls with you which really is a dream come true for her. It may be your nightmare but, really, this is all about your mom this time of year! Check out all the other cool things the Echo Show can do too. She’ll love it! We think it looks super sharp in black, but also comes in white too! See color options here!
The Inspirational Mom: The Puravida Bracelet ‘ – Buy It Here
Because these are the bracelets everyone is obsessing over online. Plus, the company gives back so what’s better than that? It’ll look great on your mom’s wrist without it look like she’s trying to hard. Join the trend, help a community, and keep her stylish all at the same time. Check out all the different best-sellers here!
The Wine Loving Mom: Corkcicle Stemless Insulated Wine Glass in ‘Sparkle Unicorn White’ – Buy It Here
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. See additional colors here!
The Fashion-Forward Mother: The Pineapple ‘Fruit Punch’ Clutch Bag – Buy It Here
This clutch is perfect for the outgoing mom who’s full of personality and the life of the party. It’s great for any time of year, really, and looks as fun as she is!
Her Inspirational Book: Oprah’s ‘The Wisdom of Sundays: Life Changing Insights’ – Buy It Here
Because your mom loves Oprah and she’ll never point her in the wrong direction. This must-read book provides your mom short nuggets of insight and inspiration from Oprah and her friends on Super Soul Sunday. It’s just what she needs to get her day off to a great (and positive) start.
The Mother Who’s a Real Unicorn: The ‘Moms are Magical’ Unicorn Tee – Buy It Here
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. And it now even comes in a comfy hoodie, a long-sleeve t-shirt, and a really cool sweatshirt too!
The Mom Who Loves Flowers: The Affordable Flowers Subscription – Buy It Here
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. 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! Check out their current best-sellers here.
The Super Cozy Classic White Bathrobe by Parachute – Buy It Here
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 Turkish cotton, is really plush, and has a super comfy shawl collar. Check out the color options here.
The Tile ‘Phone and Key Finder’ Combo Pack of 2 – Buy It Here
If they’re always losing their phone, their keys, their wallet (you name it) then this is the perfect gift for them! You can use your app to immediately ‘ring’ where your lost stuff is, track it on the map, and more. Plus, who doesn’t love a pack-of-2 and one that’s uber-stylish!
The Coffee Loving Mother: The Porcelain ‘Mom’ White & Gold Coffee Mug – Buy It Here
Because she drinks her coffee each and every morning before she starts her day, so now she’ll be sure to think of you first thing in the morning. Not that she doesn’t already!
The Healthy Cooking Mom: The Philips Air Fryer in White – Check Price
We’ve added this to our “must-have” tech gift ideas because, I mean, if you can cook fried chicken with air and not oil that’s probably the best advancement in technology we’ve seen since 1982. You mother will also love how she can cook small cakes, brownies, wings, fried pickles, and a variety of other treats in one of the more healthy ways possible.
The Spa Loving Mom Gift: Oliver Rocket Scented Organic Bath Bomb Gift Set – Buy It Here
Because your mom fully deserves to be in a place of peace especially when in the tub during her “me time.”
The Bracelet Loving Mother: Janis Savitt Double Cobra Bracelet – Buy It Here
These are meant to be stacked and worn with multiple bracelets at the same time. This one comes in rose gold and rhodium, but also in gunmetal and gold too! Did we mention these are on Oprah’s Favorite Things list this year?
The Mom Who Still Loves the Golden Girls: ‘Thank Your For Being’ a Friend Book – Buy It Here
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 Binge Watching Mom: The Roku HD Streaming Stick – Check Price
Now she can stream just almost anything she wants like blockbusters, broadcast TV, big entertainment brands, and niche channels. And of course there are your favorite movies, TV shows, live sports, news and music! Say goodbye to your mom for a bit, because she’ll be binge watching all season long.
For the Picture Loving Mother: Michael Aram Gold Twig Picture Frame – Buy It Here
It’s super rustic and whimsical all at the same time, just like she is! It’s perfect for the chic mom who doesn’t want a bunch of dull wooden frames cluttering her home.
The Sentimental Mother: The ‘In This Home’ Repurposed Wood Wall Art – Buy It Here
The History of Mom Gift: The 23andMe ‘Ancestry’ DNA Kit – Buy It Here
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.
New CHANEL ‘Chance’ Perfume – Check Price
This is the perfect perfume for mom this season because it’s as fresh and whimsical as she is. Plus, it’s one of the top-selling perfumes (so far) of 2018. You can’t go wrong with Chanel. A true classic.
The Juicing Obsessed Mom: Novis Vita Juicer (Variety of Cool Colors) – Buy It Here
The Amazon Prime Membership – Buy It Here
Yes, there are people out there who still don’t have an Amazon Prime Membership and, well, your mom just might be one of them! Choose from either 3-months or 12-months and she’ll get things like free 2-day shipping, access to thousands of movies and TV shows that are part of Prime Video, the ability to stream millions of songs, and so much more! Give this as a gift here!
The Bony Levy Diamond Stud Earrings – Buy It Here
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. See additional sizes here.
The Instant Pot Duo Plus 9-in-1 – Buy It Here
This is the item that always sells out almost immediately on Amazon Prime Day and Black Friday, so grab it while you can. This 9-in-1 Instant Pot is a pressure cooker, slow cooker, yogurt maker, egg maker, sauté, steamer (and so much more) all in one! She’ll have a blast making all sorts of her favorite recipes in there. Check out all the size options and prices here.
The Set of 4 Scented Candles from Brooklinen – Buy It Here
These from “AM to PM” scented candles are truly magical and some of the best-sellers of the year! She’ll get 4 different scented candles. “Wake” smells like the ocean. “Magic Hour” smells like a beautiful rose garden. “Dusk” smells like a relaxing cabin in the woods. And “Nightcap” smells like a mix of blood orange and bourbon. Totally unique and totally calming!
The Starbucks Gift Card You Can Email to Your Mom – Buy It Here
How easy is this one! Click through, choose an amount, and you can email a Starbucks gift card! Perfect for the absolute last minute shopper (just like us). Why we don’t suggest you only get your mom this, it could be a nice little addition to her stocking! If you want to send the actual card(s) you can even choose that here.
The AeroGarden Harvest Elite 360 Home Garden – Buy It Here
Now she can grow their garden all year round right in the comfort of their own home! It’ll grow herbs, vegetables, flowers, and more. Plus, you can grow up to 6 plants all at the same time. Oh, and did we mention it’ll tell you when it needs water or nutrients? How easy, delicious, and just plain old awesome!
The Yeti Rambler 14-oz Mug With Lid in Blue – Buy It Here
Who’s ready for the coffee of their dreams! 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. So vibrant!
The Roomba 675 Robot Vacuum – Buy It Here
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 PortoVino ‘Internet Famous’ Wine Purse – Buy It Here
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. Check out more color options here!
The Sephora Gift Card – Buy It Here
Let mom pick out the makeup, hair products, skincare tools, or perfume she actually wants! Choose the amount you’d like the gift to be. Done and done!