This Mother’s Day, don’t fall for the trap of “You don’t have to get me anything!” And definitely don’t fall into the trap of just getting a card and calling it a day. No matter what she says, your mom deserves a thoughtful present. If you’re at a loss for what to get, we’ve rounded up 36 unique Mother’s Day gift ideas that she’ll love. Whether she’s
into yoga, gardening, or cooking, we have you covered below.
For the Mom Curious About Matcha
Matcha Tea Gift Set
Get her a starter kit with everything she needs to brew a frothy cup of tea. This one has a whisk, a holder to preserve its shape, and a spoon for measuring out the right quantity of powder.
For the Mom Who Gardens Outdoors
This fun metallic visor will keep the sun out of her face, while the open top will help keep her cool.
For the Mom Who Loves Good Seasoning
Sagaform Spice and Herb Storage Bottles
These elegant bottles are a nice way to stash spices and herbs. If you want to go the extra mile, consider
ordering a fancy salt as well.
For the Mom Who Loves HGTV
Magnolia Table: A Collection of Recipes for Gathering by Joanna Gaines and Marah Stets
If she’s already decorated her home in the style of Chip and Joanna, why not extend that to the food she makes?
For the Mom Who Loves a Trendy (But Not Too Young) Shoe
Sam Edelman Loraine Loafers
Dad sneakers might be the shoe of the moment, but these loafers are some of our favorite flats.
For the Mom Who Deserves a Relaxing Day in Bed
DKNY Walk The Line satin pajama set
The dark navy color coupled with the white piping make these look extra expensive.
For the Mom Who Loves to Show Off Her Cooking
3 PIECE PINK GLASS MIXING BOWL SET
Good for baking or serving one of her many delicious side dishes.
For the Mom Who Loves Makeup
FURLA ELECTRA L COSMETIC CASE SET
One for her big tote, one for her desk, and one for her micro-bag.
For the Mom Who Wants Soft Skin
VITABRID C¹² Dual Masks: Age-Defying & Firming
at Barneys New York
These super moisturizing sheet masks are the perfect complement to a lazy Sunday afternoon.
For the Yoga Mom
Adidas by Stella McCartney Training Mat
at Need Supply
A muted mat plus carrier will make her the most stylish person in her vinyasa class.
For the Mom Who Loves Her Slow Cooker
Wonderbag Non-Electric Portable Slow Cooker
This is Us scared your mom off of using her slow cooker? Consider getting her the Wonderbag — a specially-insulated bag that acts as an eco-friendly alternative to the appliance. All you have to do is bring whatever you’re making to a boil and place in the bag, and it’ll keep cooking until you’re ready to eat.
For the Mom Who Gardens Indoors
Dracaena Corn Plant
at Fast Growing Trees
A fast-growing, indoor tree is a fool-proof gift for the mom experimenting with a green thumb.
For the Arty Mom
SIREN SONG MARBLE PLATE SET
Fun fact: these patterns are inspired by the marbled end papers found in old books.
For the Fancy Makeup Mom
Photo: Jason Jamal Nakleh/© 2017 Jason Jamal Nakleh
RODIN OLIO LUSSO Luxe Lipstick
Available in ten shades, this densely pigmented lipstick has a luxurious cream finish and won’t settle into fine lines.
For the Mom Who’s Hard to Please
THEORY Cashmere sweater
Because you can never go wrong with cashmere in a lovely shade of pale pink.
For the Mom Who’s All About Robe Life
Kate Spade New York Floral Short Robe
at Saks Fifth Avenue
In soft shades of blue, she’ll love lounging in it while catching up on her favorite tv shows.
For the DIY Mom
Kenneth Cole 4-Pc. Kenneth Cole For Her Gift Set
She can create a bespoke scent by mixing any combination of the four fragrances together.
For the Mom Who Always Gets Flowers
Farmers’ Market Herb Wreath
at Williams Sonoma
Mix it up with this wreath that combines both blooms and herbs — her home will smell extra nice all week.
For the Mom Who Loves Beyoncé
BALMAIN PARIS HAIR COUTURE Leather Cosmetics Case Gift Set
Just explain that Olivier Rousteing, the designer behind Balmain, also designed Beyoncé’s Coachella outfits.
For the Coffee Lover
CERAMIC FRENCH PRESS, 850 ML
An elegant, Gwyneth Paltrow–approved French press is sure to make her morning cup more enjoyable.
For the Mom Who Travels a Ton
TUMI PAX Women’s Vest
This vest won’t just keep her warm, it also folds into a pouch and becomes a travel pillow.
For the Mom Who Wears All Black
BLACK PULLOVER WITH ROSE EMBROIDERY
at The Kooples
Your mom will love explaining that her pullover is from the über cool, French-girl-approved label The Kooples.
For the Mom Who Follows Trends
TORY BURCH Geo Imitation Pearl Earrings
Every trendsetter worth their salt has a pair of sculptural, oversize
For the Bath Aficionado Mom
BEAUTY BUSH BATH - 6 PACK
Think of them as tea bags for the tub. Each pouch is filled with dried flower petals and oil extracts.
For the Mom Who Wants a Nice Bag
MICHAEL KORS Mercer Color-Block Leather Crossbody
The red-and-pink color blocking makes this a cheery, elegant update to her everyday work tote.
For the Mom Who Loves to Decorate
Skultuna Set Of Three Engraved Bead Vases - Skultuna X Tenfold
at Orchard Mile
For the Mom Who Loves to Dress Up
Diane Von Furstenberg Ribbon Knot Slides
Colorful ribbon slides feel appropriately festive for any occasion.
For the Mom Who’s Getting Into Wellness
Vitruvi White Stone Essential Oil Diffuser
A sleek, porcelain diffuser is an elegant addition to her home — especially if she’s just discovering Goop.
For the Beauty-Obsessed Mom
Cosmetic Case 17 With Floral Bloom Print
For the Mom Who Loves a Crisp Blouse
Nicole Miller Poplin Faux Wrap Top
This is a cool spin on her favorite white button-up.
For the Mom Who Walks Everywhere
Vince Edris Toe Loop Mule
These suede slip-on mules will match almost every outfit.
For the Audiophile Mom
Photo: Brown, Indya
Fanstereo Studio43 Bluetooth Headphones
Whether she’s listening to podcasts, Pulitzer Prize–winning albums, or streaming
The Crown, these lightweight headphones will make the experience more stylish.
For the Mom Who’s Always Cold
Striped Cashmere Throw
What mom doesn’t need an extra cashmere throw lying around?
For the Serious Skin Care Mom
Defy 15 signs of aging SMART PROFILE UPLIFT
Not only will it clean her face better than a washcloth, it massages as well.
For the Mom Who’s Into Fashion
BANANA LEAF KIA TOP
A silky blouse in a vibrant green leaf print will please her finicky tastes. Plus, you can “borrow” it.
For the Eileen Fisher Lover
Eileen Fisher ORGANIC COTTON POPLIN SHIRT DRESS
A cheery red shirt dress is exactly what she’ll want to wear all summer long.
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