There is a massive overload of Mother’s Day gifts out there. Do you surprise your mom with something useful she needs or something special she wants? Don’t fall into the trap of what’s trending when you know your mom better than anyone.
Find all you need with a few surprises along the way in our fabulous list of awesome Mother’s Day gift ideas. She’ll know who her favorite child is once you offer her one of these cool finds on Mother’s Day.
65 Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas
These sentimental Mother’s Day gifts are ready to please your mom for her big day.
Personalized 3D Photo Crystal
Honor your mom on Mother’s Day with a personalized 3D photo crystal she can display. You can choose your favorite photo to be engraved in great detail in the frame. There’s also a chance to include a personal message she’ll love revisiting every time she looks at the vibrant photo.
Wellness Tea Collection
This wellness tea collection can help your mom get a good night’s sleep every time. It’s packed with a variety of delicious teas and accessories. The flavors include caramel, Moroccan mint, and, of course, chamomile. It also comes with two honey sticks to sweeten things up on her way to the sweetest of dreams.
Favorite Child Travel Mug
The best Mother’s Day gifts can be the most simple, like this favorite child travel mug. Its good humor can make her smile, while it keeps her favorite beverage warm or cold. She’ll sip and smile at the lighthearted words, “My favorite child gave me this mug.” It can become her go-to when she’s on the move and wants to enjoy her coffee or tea.
Mom Bangle Bracelet
This beautiful bangle bracelet is the perfect piece of jewelry to give to your mom on Mother’s Day. The silver bracelet has shimmering Cubic Zirconia stones, along with a personal message inside. It displays the sentimental words, “Mom, Everything I am you helped me to be.” She’ll radiate with elegance whenever she slips it on her wrist.
Preserved Rose Gift Set
This preserved red rose is presented beautifully in a gift box that moms will love opening up. The flower is made to last much longer than traditional fresh flowers, so she enjoys it longer. It comes with a moss teddy bear and a heart-shaped necklace with “Mom” in its design. She’ll feel like a queen when she unveils this special floral gift.
Fashion Bag Set
It’s always a good idea to treat moms to a useful fashion bag that also looks great. This leather bag set includes a large tote bag, a midsize crossbody purse, and a makeup pouch. No matter what she needs, these bags are ideal for any situation she finds herself in. The stylish set can keep her status as a fashionista and mom going strong.
Spa Gift Set
This spa gift set treats moms to the spa day they deserve without making them leave home. The all-natural, lavender-themed collection has everything she’ll need to lie back and relax. Bath items like body scrub, body oil, and soap are joined by beauty products like a clay mask and lip balm. And she can use the cosmetics bag and soy candle after her beauty ritual to keep the vibes going.
Ugg Slide Slipper
The fun for moms keeps going once you give her these awesome Ugg slide slippers. She’ll have plenty of non-slip security and warmth while enjoying the unique design. They’re made with toasty shearling and are built to last through anything mom life throws her way. She can kick back, put her feet up, and chill out.
Mom Cutting Board
The next time your mom entertains family and friends, she’ll be reminded of you when using this cutting board. The wooden cheese board that reads “Mother” has ample room for her most delicious treats. It comes with a set of cheese knives and two sliding drawers for additional serving options. The engraving also reads “World’s Best” and “You are Amazing” for her.
Birthday Reminder Wall Hanging
This birthday reminder wall hanging is a thoughtful DIY for moms to keep organized. The colorful sign and companion wooden hearts help her keep track of birthdays. From immediate family and grandchildren to siblings and cousins, anyone special in her life will have their birthday remembered.
Letters To My Mom Set
Your mom can feel super special when you give her this set of letters personally written to her. You can take part in the DIY aspect of this set of letters with creative prompts to inspire you. The end result is a handwritten keepsake from her children she’ll treasure because it’s something other than flowers.
Bird Gift Set
A little birdie may have reminded you of Mother’s Day. Listen to him, because this set of cute birds makes the sweetest keepsake for her to enjoy. The abstract birds are handmade to keep them warm and welcoming. They make up the message “Love You Mom,” which she can revisit anytime.
Personalized Birthstone Necklace
Moms need to feel appreciated on Mother’s Day, which this handmade birthstone necklace accomplishes. It’s personalized with her month’s birthstone and a round charm that features her name. Every time she wears it, she’ll shine with the style that only she calls her own. She’ll also know how much she means to you as a mom.
Aromatherapy Candle Gift Set
When your mom takes in the many intoxicating scents of this candle gift set, she may forget it’s Mother’s Day. The aromatherapy-focused collection has nine votive candles in its handsome gift box. There’s a scent for every mood that includes lilac, white tea, and teakwood & cognac. Thanks to you, every room in her house can smell like a spa.
Personalized Mother’s Bracelet
This personalized bracelet is ideal for the mom who has everything. She’ll be delighted to see the handmade piece that includes up to six birthstones of her children or grandchildren. It’s a marvelous way for a mom to cherish her family with a delicate piece of jewelry.
Van Gogh Scarf
Bring the world’s great art into your mom’s life with this gorgeous scarf. The silk scarf may turn a head or two with its design of Van Gogh’s classic paintings. It’s the kind of fashion accessory that turns any outfit into something special and becomes the focal point.
This mom blanket may be the perfect way to warm up your mom this Mother’s Day and every day afterward. It’s got microfiber fleece to keep her comfortable and a loving message made for her. The blanket is covered with words that represent a mother’s love, like “strong,” “thoughtful,” and “supportive.” “Love You Mom” is at the center of this heartfelt gift.
Personalized Mom & Daughter Wall Art
This handmade wall art is the ultimate in Mother’s Day gifts from a daughter to a mom. It’s crafted with options that customize the mother and daughter’s appearances. You can choose a phrase to add to the artwork that will touch her deeply and let her know how much you mean to each other.
Mama Bear Tumbler
Your mom is one tough cookie, which is why she’ll adore this practical Mama Bear tumbler. It’s ready to hold her favorite beverage every day while showing off a fun mama bear design. The stainless steel tumbler reads “Tough as a Mother,” so everyone knows what she already does. She’ll have a ball taking it wherever she goes.
My Family Cookbook
This personalized family cookbook might bring a tear to your mom’s eye when you give it to her. It’s got tons of space for you to include favorite recipes, photos, and notes so her best culinary creations can live on forever. The cookbook becomes a staple in her kitchen and a treasured family heirloom all at once.
Tea For One Set
This charming tea-for-one set feels traditional for Mother’s Day, yet it is utterly unique. The tea set is made with fine bone china with gold accents and includes a one-person teapot and lid, teacup, and saucer that all stack together. She can have her tea feeling like a member of the royal family.
This nano steamer allows moms who need some self-care to get it asap. The steamer kit offers customizable steam to open up her pores. It comes with a set of facial tools for extracting blemishes, so she always looks her best. The steamer may become her favorite way to relax, open up, and find her inner supermodel.
Tri-Fold Vanity Mirror
This tri-fold vanity mirror is an example of great luxury coming together with gadgetry. It’s got various magnifications and light modes using LED to illuminate. There’s a USB charger, so she can keep her phone nearby as she makes herself look her best. The mirror is a high-tech hit that makes life easier for a mom.
Coffee Gift Basket
Make sure your mom is both happy and caffeinated this Mother’s Day with a fully-charged coffee gift basket. This one comes with five packs of coffee, featuring flavors like hazelnut, vanilla, and southern pecan. It also has an insulated cup that’s ideal for keeping her coffee hot wherever the day takes her.
Flower Embroidery Kit
Get your mom started on her own Mother’s Day bouquet with this entertaining flower embroidery DIY kit. It comes with everything she’ll need to create a beautiful floral cross-stitch. She’ll have clear instructions and enjoy the time she takes for her own art to come to life. The print will outlast any Mother’s Day flowers and keep more meaning in its details.
Blow Dry Brush
Your mom won’t need a trip to the salon whenever she wants to look her best with this blow-dry brush. It’s a solid practical choice when wondering what to get her. She’ll love the ease with which the brush dries her hair, while brushing and styling it at the same time. This is one beauty gadget she’s sure to use regularly.
Touchscreen Air Fryer
Even your mom can easily use this impressive touchscreen air fryer in the kitchen. She can prepare her favorite foods without guilt, because the kitchen gadget keeps fat at bay. The touchscreen display makes it fun for moms to get creative in the kitchen while saving time. It may feel as if it will become her personal chef in no time.
Mom’s Little Vase
This adorable little vase is a handmade beauty that any mom will love seeing in her home. The colorful glass design was inspired by small wildflowers and dandelions, which you can add to the vase. Moms can keep their favorite flowers in miniature vase and admire the beauty from any angle in the room.
Your mom will likely say “thank you” when you give her this helpful foot massager. All she needs to do is slip her tired feet inside and let the various massage modes and heat options take over. It can help ease stiffness, plantar fasciitis, and poor circulation. Above all, the massager can ease her stressed mind.
Mom Wall Mount
Make your mom laugh with this useful wall-mounted display to brighten up her space. The wooden plaque holds two coffee cups and two wine glasses. Above them, the words read “How Mom Tells Time,” with “AM” over the cups and “PM” over the wine glasses. She’ll understand exactly how to use this fun piece of home decor.
Mom Trinket Dish
This delicate mom trinket dish is a top way to lovingly remind her of how special she is. It works just as well as a last-minute gift that still satisfies. She can drop her smallest pieces of jewelry there at the end of a long day or keep other small items safe and sound. The best part comes whenever she reads the words “Remember I love you Mom.”
Mom Guided Journal
Touch your mom’s heart with this guided journal made to tell her life story. It’s one of the most thoughtful Mother’s Day gift ideas, not just because of its more than 200 questions or design. The journal becomes a personal keepsake for her and her family to honor everything her life has been until now.
Shower Steamers Set
Shower steamers are a solid way to help your mom relax for Mother’s Day. This set is handmade using natural ingredients and boasts scents like citrus, chamomile, and cherry blossom. Once she drops a steamer into her running shower, it becomes a spa-like experience that leaves her more relaxed.
Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
What mom couldn’t use a waterproof Bluetooth speaker she can take with her wherever she goes? This cute lightweight speaker plays anything she wants to by pairing up with her smart devices. The next time she wants to chill out by the pool or enjoy a fun time being outdoorsy, this speaker can step in.
Customized Mom Shirt
Once you give your mom this customized mom shirt, you’re celebrating everything she is to you. The comfy cotton shirt is ideal for any errand or daily activity she has in mind. It’s personalized with up to two names, whether her kids, siblings, or grandchildren. She can wear it with pride since it reads “Mom” for all those to know just who she is.
Dozen Reasons Mom Set
DIY becomes an awesome keepsake for moms with this set of totally customizable wooden hearts. The collection is titled “Mom, A dozen reasons why I love you.”. It comes with 12 wood hearts, each bearing one of the personal reasons she rocks. There are tons of fun options like “You make the best food ever. End of story” and “You always have my back.”
Best Mom Plant Pot Set
Your mom’s green thumb will adore this cute plant pot set. The ceramic pots each have a wooden base for drainage and are ideal for small plants to thrive. They join to form the message, “For the best Mom ever.” She’ll grow her greens with pride and feel very special no matter what day it is.
NuFace Mini Starter Kit
Your mom may feel like she’s been transported to a high-end spa when you give her this NuFace starter kit. The beauty-focused gadget uses microcurrent to improve the look and elasticity of her skin, and the set comes with a gel primer to optimize the results from day to day. It’s a creative way to save time on beauty, which moms sorely need.
Mother-Daughter Memory Box
This meaningful memory box represents the deep love between a mother and daughter. It’s the ideal place for her to keep special things, while admiring the mother-and-daughter design on the lid. The wood box is hand-painted and includes the beautiful message “Protect and cherish; give wings to fly.”
Mom Night Light
This mom’s night light offers her a warm welcome in the darkness of night. The acrylic display is lit with a gentle light that won’t appear harsh or overbearing. It lights up with the heartfelt words, “To my beautiful mom / Never forget that I love you / Forever and always.” She’ll enjoy waking up with these sweet words by her bedside.
Whipped Body Butter Set
This cool beauty set treats your mom to the best selection of whipped body butter. The metal box is full of six varieties of body butter she’ll love using to keep her skin feeling moist. The scents include fun combinations like lavender-jasmine, olive, and aloe. Whatever her mood, she’ll have the best body butter to suit it.
Crossbody Cell Phone Bag
Moms will appreciate this space-saving crossbody bag that’s the perfect size for their cell phones. The bohemian design can lift her spirits when using it, while the durability makes it the ideal lightweight accessory. It keeps her phone and a few other small items safe, making it home with her after her travels.
Pressed Flower Teardrop Earrings
One of the best ways to give flowers to moms on Mother’s Day may be with these pressed flower earrings. The teardrop earrings are handmade with care using real pressed flowers inside. The feminine design makes them a memorable choice when you want your mom to show off her flowers every day she wears them.
Lotus Solar Wind Chimes
Help your mom find her zen outdoors with these spirited solar wind chimes. The chimes are shaped like a lotus flower, holding LED lights inside that are powered by the sun. The glass ball changes colors to the delight of your mom and anyone who’s watching. They’re a lovely addition to any mom’s garden and can light up the night with magic.
Microwavable Therapy Mittens
These easy-to-use microwavable therapy mittens are all the spa accessories your mom needs. They use the power of natural aromatherapy by heating up in the microwave. Once she slips on the heated mittens, the lavender flaxseed inside them goes to work. She can help improve circulation and ease tired hands, while improving her mood.
Bluetooth Sleep Headphones
Mother’s Day presents like these Bluetooth sleep headphones bring the latest tech into your mom’s world well. The band offers an easy fit, providing her with secure earbuds so she can listen to her favorite tunes. Whether she talks hands-free or does a guided meditation on her way to bed, this headband gets her to sleep.
Blooming Glass Teapot
This unforgettable blooming glass teapot makes tea time even better for moms everywhere. It’s got a tea infusion chamber for tea bags, loose teas, or blooming teas. The set comes with two tea flowers to get her started. The translucent pot is ideal for watching the colorful tea blossoms open up and produce a delicious brew.
Aromatherapy Diffuser Bracelet
This unique aromatherapy diffuser bracelet becomes a two-fold gift for your mom. The leather wrap bracelet features an attractive tree of life design. Once she drops some of the included essential oils inside the pendant, it becomes an aromatherapy diffuser. The oils include tea tree, orange, peppermint, and lemongrass to suit her needs.
Clay Handwarmer Mug
It’s no secret that moms get many mugs on Mother’s Day, but few are as sweet as this one. The clay mug has been artfully crafted using stoneware for a rustic look. Once she wraps her hands inside the special handle design, her hands can stay warm. She’ll enjoy feeling toasty right down to the very last drop.
Personalized IOU Mom Coupons
These adorable IOU coupons are the best way to make Mom feel like you’re still her little boy or girl. The handmade collection of IOU cards comes in a gift box to make her feel special on Mother’s Day. The cards are customized to reflect things you know she wants and needs. They include tons of ideas, from Sunday brunch to a car wash and a family game night.
DIY Face Mask Kit
You can give your mom a spa day and a good bit of DIY to get stuck into with this face mask kit. She can take the face mask base and mix in various natural ingredients of her choosing. With the help of items like milk, yogurt, or honey, these masks can become her own personal beauty creations.
Swaddle your mom in pure comfort and coziness with this wearable blanket to keep her warm. The roomy, plush blanket has pockets and a hood, so she’ll feel amazing from head to toe. An extra-special nap is in order, or she can take this wearable blanket outdoors to stay toasty the whole time.
Mom Pillow Cover
The simple message of this mom pillow cover can become a favorite in her home design collection when it comes from you. The cotton blend cover fits into any color scheme, while the message to mom is sure to touch her heart. It speaks of hugging the pillow to represent the hope, love, and light she represents as a mom.
Succulent Planter Bowl
This planter bowl full of succulents is a new, exciting way to give your mom flowers for Mother’s Day. The miniature bowl is loaded with live succulents of varying sizes and types. It’s a way to go green that’s easy to care for and provides a smile to any mom it may meet. She can enjoy it indoors or outside for a long time to come.
Funny Mom Wine Glass
Moms can use their notorious sense of humor when they enjoy some wine in this cute novelty glass. It’s the glass she’ll likely go for any time she wants to celebrate with family and friends. The glass reads “Mommy’s Sippy Cup,” so everyone around knows the deserving woman it belongs to.
Cold Brew Coffee Maker
Deliver the tastiest cold brew to your mom for Mother’s Day without making her wait overnight. This cold brew maker prepares rich, hearty cold brew coffee in just minutes. She’ll be fully caffeinated before you know it and appreciate having this handy tool in the kitchen. She may even invite you over for some very soon.
Your mom can feel appreciated when you give her a thoughtful journal like this one for her thoughts. The slim leather journal is filled with pages ideal for writing, sketching, or making lists that moms do. There’s a place for cards to be kept, but the real gift comes from the front cover. It contains a touching message to mom that thanks her “for everything.”
Personalized Mama Bear Sign
This personalized Mama bear sign is an entertaining way to welcome your mom home to her family. The wooden sign can be customized in style and appearance, while featuring a mother bear and her cubs. Their names appear beneath the scene and bring this sign into the realm of lovable keepsakes moms will cherish.
Acupressure Mat Set
Moms who need a break can find all kinds of value in this acupressure mat set for home. The mat is made from memory foam to support her, while the pressure points help relieve tension. Her neck, shoulders, and back are stimulated, while the matching pillow provides equal therapy for her head.
Birth Month Wildflower Bouquet
Make this Mother’s Day personal for your mom with a birth month wildflower bouquet keepsake. The handmade art piece is crafted using colorful recycled glass for a stunning look that sticks around. Whether she’s an August Poppy or a March Daffodil, this artisanal bouquet will be there to charm her.
Kitchen Apron Set
Moms will love wearing the floral apron included in this kitchen apron set. The cotton apron features a floral design and has pockets where she can keep any secret ingredients. It also comes with a pair of potholders, an oven mitt, and a kitchen towel, all in matching styles. She’ll be all put together the next time she gets something delicious going in the kitchen.
Ion Therapy Light Machine
Ion therapy is the sort of science that moms can appreciate. This LED light machine uses wave stimulation to help lift skin, encourage firmness, and keep wrinkles at bay. It offers a beauty regimen like no other because it centers around light therapy. Blue light fights inflammation, and green light helps calm, while red light inspires good circulation for her skin.
Bluetooth Speaker Tablet Stand
When you take a powerful Bluetooth speaker and pair it with a dependable stand, you get this awesome device. Your mom can place her tablet or cell phone onto the stand for security, only to experience amazing sound quality. The stand also works as a charging station and allows her to stay hands-free while enjoying her favorite content.
Sunrise Alarm Clock
This sunrise alarm clock accomplishes so much with such a simple, elegant design. In addition to working as a clock, alarm, and sound machine, the light is customized to suit her mood. The sunrise mode wakes her gradually, using both sound and light to gently welcome your mom to a new day.
Best Mom Gift Box
The contents of this Best Mom gift box were made for her to feel special on Mother’s Day. The gifts include a gold necklace with interlocking pendant rings, a “Best Mom Ever” shadow box, and a trinket dish. The ceramic dish reads “I love you Mom,” so, along with the other gifts, it’s sure to make her smile.
Mother’s Day Presents FAQs
How Can I Surprise My Mom on Mother’s Day?
You can make Mother’s Day extra special for your mom by pampering her. Surprise her with breakfast in bed or brunch out at a restaurant. You can put together a Mother’s Day gift basket of her favorite things or take her for a spa day. Anything from a special event to a fun class or trip can make her day one she won’t forget.
What Is the Traditional Mother’s Day Gift?
A bouquet of red carnations makes a wonderfully traditional Mother’s Day bouquet. Unofficially, taking your mom out to eat at a restaurant has also become quite typical. It’s the busiest day of the year for restaurants, so moms don’t need to cook.
What Should I Do If I Forget Mother’s Day?
You can still make it up to your mom if you happen to forget Mother’s Day. Send her a thoughtful keepsake, a bouquet of flowers, or a gift basket immediately. There’s still time to treat her to a meal, even if you home cook it. Plan a movie night at home or offer some fun treat she’ll enjoy enough to forget that you forgot.