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Mother’s Day is fast approaching (its May 12!), but there’s still time to get her the perfect gift. Is she looking for a new work bag? We have some classics she’ll love. Maybe she’s trying to eliminate single-use plastic in her life? Get her stylish bamboo straws or a ceramic tupperware container for her lunch. Or maybe she just loves antyhing sparkly? We got you covered with that, too.
Scroll ahead to shop our favorites, all nice enough to please her but not so pricey that you’ll go into credit-card debt.
Jade Roller Slimming Massager
Get her the gift of relaxation for only $9.
Swarovski X Penélope Cruz Moonsun Double Necklace
A delicate necklace that can be worn every day, or used to jazz up a special dress.
Reebok Classic Leather Sneakers
These have retro appeal without being overly trendy.
Available in sizes 5–12
Eileen Fisher Washed Silk Organza Layering Dress
A pretty, lightweight pink dress that will be welcome once the weather gets super hot.
Available in sizes XXS–XL
Bulova Sutton Watch
A fancy watch with a smattering of real diamonds will keep her on schedule.
Brahmin Raelynn Topsail
Sleek and roomy enough to fit her book, lunch, and whatever else she needs to bring on a daily basis.
Stuart Weitzman Slipknot Flats
These sleek slippers are practical enough for her commute but still look good for any big meetings.
Available in sizes 4.5–12
Comme Si Sock Set
Our favorite new sock line is offering a Mother’s Day gift set. Choose one silk pair and two soft cotton ones. The color combos are all very stylish so you can’t go wrong. Sizes EU 36/38, 39/41
Tory Burch Lettuce Ware Soup Bowl Set of 4
Kitschy lettuceware in a fun pink shade.
Tramanto Olive Wood Utensils Set
Ninety-three percent of reviewers gave this set five stars, with several noting that the pieces look like art.
Anthropologie Austin Boater Hat
A lightweight sun hat will keep her comfortable and protected.
Lafayette 148 Caddie Floral Print Silk Blouse
It’s not cheap, but it’s lovely and high-quality — worth teaming up with a sibling or two to buy it.
Available in sizes 14W–22W
Wonderbag Non-Electric Portable Slow Cooker
The Wonderbag is a specially insulated bag that lets you slow-cook meals in a more environmentally friendly way. 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.
Birkenstock Arizona Slide Sandal
It’s too early to wear them now, but don’t they give you hope for warmer days?
Available in sizes 5–9.5
Kate Spade Satin Short Robe
She’ll love lounging in it while catching up on her favorite TV shows.
Available in sizes XS–XL
Michael Kors Lexington Medium Pebbled Leather Shoulder Bag
A hobo in pale pink is a nice warm-weather upgrade from all of her dark totes.
Jessica Hans Polka Dot Porcelain Tumbler
This whimsical tumbler is great for cold drinks but can also double as a vase.
Cabana Magazine Two Small Splatter-Paint Print Plates
These speckled plates are kinda wacky and probably won’t match anything else she owns, but that’s the charm.
Bamboo Straw Girl X Goop Bamboo Straws, Set of 4
Is she trying to eliminate single-use plastic from her life? She’ll love these reusable straws, which are made from bamboo.
W&P Design Porter Ceramic To-Go Bowl
Upgrade her tupperware to this ceramic case that’ll securely transport her leftovers.
Everlane Cashmere Crew Sweater
We love this sunny yellow color.
Available in sizes XS–XXL
Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream
A super-rich cream that won’t feel too thick even in warm weather.
Chloé Nomade Eau de Parfum
A scent inspired by wanderlust, perfect for anyone who loves to rack up frequent-flyer mileage.
Shiseido Strengthen Defenses The Introductory Regimen Set
A gift set featuring a solid skin-care regimen.
SK-II Pitera Welcome Kit
Try the moisturizer she’s used for over
Diptyque X Pierre Frey Candle Duo Set
Kenneth Cole Waterfall Yellow Trench Jacket
In trendy yellow, an ultra-soft trench coat will take her through unpredictable spring weather.
Available in sizes XS–L
Kendra Scott Elora Gold Hoop Earrings
Kendra Scott is offering customized gifts — choose the stone and the type of metal, and they’ll take care of the rest. This gold-meets-green combo is nice, but do whatever makes your mom happy.
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