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Most likely, your mom deserves the world. Failing that, she deserves a thoughtful gift from her offspring. But it’s hard to think of that perfect thing, especially around the holidays when you’re buying for so many people. We’ve rounded up 46 of the best gifts a mom could ask for. Whether she’s recently got into bread, fashion, plants, or Birkenstocks, we have something that will make her think, Wow, this was worth 14 hours of labor.
Little Liffner Little Lady Satchel
Little Liffner is a Scandinavian bag line with a serious following among the fashion cognoscenti. If your mom likes to know what’s hip, she’ll love this.
Birkenstock ‘Arizona’ Genuine Shearling Lined Sandal
La Prairie Cellular Hand Cream
Perfect for keeping in her purse (and letting you borrow, of course).
Animal Faux Fur Coat
at Kenneth Cole
If your mom is fabulous and knows it, she needs a leopard-print faux-fur coat.
Available in sizes XS–XL.
Kennebunk Bliss Plush Throw
Made for cozying up on the couch during a Netflix marathon.
Charlotte Tilbury The Gift of Magic Skin Mini Skin Care Set
Skin Gym Rose Quartz Crystal Facial Roller
She can use this to de-puff her face after the holidays from the comfort of her own sofa.
Slip Pure Silk Sleep Mask
Bousant Sleeve Turtleneck
at Donna Karan
She can wear it while watching Love Actually.
Available in sizes XXS–XL.
Bottega Veneta Parco Palladiano XIV Melagrana Eau de Parfum
at Saks Fifth Avenue
The fresh, floral fragrance mimics a walk in the park.
Runway Gold-Tone Smartwatch
at Michael Kors
She can get those steps in and answer all of your texts all at once.
Iris & Ink Mairead Silk-blend Charmeuse Pajama Set
at The Outnet
Pairs well with a lazy Sunday.
Available in sizes 4–14 U.K.
Cle de Peau Concealer SPF 25
This best-selling concealer is a beauty classic.
Roomy enough for everything she brings to the office but polished enough for a big meeting.
Constellation Silk Square Scarf
at Tory Burch
A silk scarf makes everything look a bit nicer.
X Earrings With Diamonds
at David Yurman
Split the cost with your siblings and get her pretty every-day diamond studs.
“The Martini” Emotional Detox Bath Soak
She can treat herself to a nice soak after preparing that big holiday meal.
Grandiose Extreme Mascara Set
A treat for the mom with a flair for drama.
Cashmere Silk Funnel Neck Top
at Eileen Fisher
Just because she’s sustainably minded doesn’t mean she can’t enjoy cashmere.
Available in sizes S–XL.
at 3.1 Phillip Lim
French-inspired stripes? Too predictable. Steer her towards something fresher like this skinny knit sweater.
Available in sizes XS–L.
Cashmere Striped Blanket Scarf
Get her a scarf that’s as bright and warm as she is.
Mana Pointy Low Pump
at Marc Fisher
Now that it’s cold, she’ll need some warm walking shoes. Try some well-made Chelsea boots.
Laura Lombardi Presa Gold-Tone Necklace
Sure, she probably already has a gold chain. But she’ll probably also tell you there can never be enough.
Kendra Scott Elisa Birthstone Necklace
A birthstone necklace is subtle, sparkly, and personal. Win, win, win.
Rachel Comey Loma Drop Earrings
at Need Supply Co.
WelleCo Natural/Vegan Nourishing Plant Based Protein Supplement
If your mom is always sending you articles about the newest food trends, she’ll probably enjoy this fancy vegan protein powder.
UGG Scuffettte II Water Resistant Slipper
Everybody needs slippers.
Kate Spade New York Atalias Square Sunglasses
Color Intense Lipstick Duo
She’s been doing a timeless makeup look since before you were born, and she likes her staples.
Women’s Vintage Pajama Set
at J. Crew
Every Ephron heroine has a crisp pair of white PJs.
Available in sizes XXS–XXXL.
Le Phyto-Rouge Long-Lasting Hydration Lipstick
at Sisley Paris
She needs an appropriately fabulous lipstick for the occasion.
Sweet Alhambra Bracelet
at Van Cleef & Arpels
If you really want to blow her mind, try this super-delicate bracelet from a fancy jewelry company.
Tiffany Eau de Parfum
A clean and classic fragrance that will look great on her clean and classic vanity.
Veja Bastille Two-Tone Leather Sneaker
at Moda Operandi
GoWISE 5.8 Quarts 8-in-1 Electric Air Fryer XL
A gift for yourself, really, when she makes you some guilt-free fries.
Karl Lagerfeld Round Collar Shirt
at Karl Lagerfeld
She can never have enough crisp white blouses.
Available in sizes 2–10.
Blundstone Unisex 578 Boot
Blundstone boots will hold up to any terrain and are also pretty cute.
Frywall Splatter Guard
A frywall is a fool-proof way to keep her kitchen cleaner. This is also a good gift for a Shark Tank fan.
Sculpted Signature Short Leather Gloves
It doesn’t get much prettier than a pale pink pair of leather gloves. But unlike many pretty things, these are also practical.
Instant Pot 6 Quart
Once you have an instant pot, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it. It’s great for people who just want to have a nice meal and also have leave the house for extended periods of time.
Umbra Trigg Desktop Planter Vase & Geometric Container
Get her something pretty for her other babies (her succulents).
Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue
This is the perfume ad she always shows you when you’re visiting home.
Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast-Iron French Oven
Every chef needs Le Creuset. It’s practically a commandment.
Alexander Del Rossa Womens Fleece Solid Robe
Users on Amazon love how soft, cozy, and incredibly comfortable this robe feels.
Pink Ballerinas in Leather
Chances are she also appreciates pretty, well-made ballerina flats.
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