32 Creative Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Love
It’s not news that Moms can be really tough to shop for. This year, don’t get her another boring bouquet of flowers—instead check out our roundup of 30 of the coolest, most creative, and all-around best gifts out there. We’ve got it all, from the softest cashmere to the quirkiest coloring book, and everything in between. Need some finds under $50? No problem. Options for the woman who has it all? Yup, we’ve got those too. No matter how picky your mom is, or how limited your budget, you'll find something here that she will love. Oh, and a word of warning: These gift ideas are so good, you might start shopping for yourself.
Ann Taylor Neckerchief
A silky floral scarf might not be new to her, but wearing it like a neckerchief might be—include some street style images in her card for a little fashion inspiration.
To buy: $39.50; anntaylor.com.
Nutella: The 30 Best Recipes Cookbook
Satisfy her sweet tooth with this collection of Nutella-based recipes. Need we say more?
To buy: $13; costplusworldmarket.com.
A subtle hint that she should replace her scuffed-up flats with these on-trend beauties.
To buy: $79; aerosoles.com.
Banana Republic Panama Hat
A stylish way to protect her face from the sun—and her blowout from the rain.
To buy: $48; bananarepublic.com.
Away Carry-On Suitcase
Make sure the next time she comes to visit you it’s in style.
To buy: $225; awaytravel.com.
Downton Abbey Adult Coloring Book
She can relive her favorite show with this stress-reducing coloring book. Be sure to throw in a pack of colored pencils!
To buy: $13; barnesandnoble.com.
Bauble Bar Morse Code Cuff
A modern take on the friendship bracelet—buy one for her and one for you because after all, she was your original BFF.
To buy: $32; baublebar.com.
Rabbit Automatic Electric Corkscrew
Her at-home happy hours just got a little happier (and easier!) thanks to this electric corkscrew.
To buy: $50; crateandbarrel.com.
Help make her dreams of an uncluttered kitchen come true with this of-the-moment gadget that combines 7 appliances in one amazing machine.
To buy: $100; target.com.
J.Crew Vintage Short-Sleeve Pajama Set
This kinda vintage, kinda borrowed-from-the-boys pajama set is perfect for the mom with classic style.
To buy: $85; jcrew.com.
Jonathan Adler Carnaby Versailles Mug
Update her morning coffee routine with one (or four!) of these gorgeous geo printed mugs.
To buy: $22; jonathanadler.com.
Kate Spade North South Cat Crossbody Bag
Will this cute crossbody guarantee she won’t lose her phone again? No, but it’s sure worth a shot.
To buy: $128; katespade.com.
L.L. Bean Hunter’s Tote Bag
The go-anywhere, carry-anything tote she didn’t realize she can’t live without.
To buy: $39; llbean.com.
Minted Best Ever Foil-Pressed Photo Art
Let’s face it, all she really wants is a cute pic of her and her little grandbaby to show off to her friends.
To buy: $108; minted.com.
NARS Matte/Shimmer Eyeshadow Palette
Has she been using the same eyeshadow since you were in high school? Give her makeup bag a much-needed jolt with this palette—it’s the perfect mix of easy neutrals for day and moody shimmers for night.
To buy: $65; narscosmetics.com.
Parachute Classic Bathrobe
So what if you can’t afford to treat her to a full day at the spa...this plush bathrobe is the next best thing.
To buy: $99; parachutehome.com.
Gorjana Chloe Mini Layered Versatile Necklace
This necklace can be worn at least 5 different ways—and the how-to video on their website means you don’t have to be the one to explain it to her.
To buy: $85; gorjana.com.
Uncommon Goods Outdoor Wine Table
With this ingenious table (plus a bottle of her favorite wine), she’ll enjoy backyard sunsets all summer long.
To buy: $42; uncommongoods.com.
UGG Australia Scuffette II Slippers
Slippers might seem like a cliched Mother’s Day gift, but whose feet can resist these fuzzy favorites?
To buy: $85; uggaustralia.com.
Scentbird Rose & Prosecco Candle
A little something to hold her over until 5 o’clock rolls around.
To buy: $22; scentbird.com.
Old Navy Tassel-Tie Ruffle-Sleeve Swing Top
The cuter, more modern take on a classic striped tee. Better pick up one for yourself, too.
To buy: $23; oldnavy.com.
Mark & Graham Belt Bag
You might have to convince her that fanny packs are back in style. This chic belt bag should help.
To buy: $99; markandgraham.com.
Amazon Echo 2nd Generation
It's like you're gifting her a personal assistant—Alexa will play music, make phone calls, remind her of appointments, and set alarms, all by voice command.
To buy: $105; amazon.com.
Crosley Cruiser Portable Turntable
Give her an excuse to dust off that old vinyl collection.
To buy: $62; bedbathandbeyond.com.
Tata Harper Winter Wonders Set
After the brutal winter we’ve had, her skin deserves some TLC. This 4-piece set offers maximum hydration while reawakening skin’s brightness.
To buy: $125; amazon.com.
Athleta Brooklyn Luxe Ankle Pant
These will quickly become the sleekest comfy pants in her closet.
To buy: $89; athleta.com.
Libby & Smee Feather Tassel Earrings
These incredibly-priced stunners are not only on-trend, but they’re also handmade.
To buy: $20; etsy.com.
Naked Cashmere Elenore Wrap
Every woman needs a cashmere wrap in her life. She can use it as a scarf, shawl, or even as a blanket on frigid airplanes.
To buy: $125; nakedcashmere.com.
Stitch Fix Styling Gift Card
Give Mom’s wardrobe an upgrade with a gift card to Stitch Fix—an online shopping service that works with her to find wardrobe pieces that fit her style, body, and budget.
To buy: $20-$500; stitchfix.com.
Lula’s Garden Verdant Garden
This gorgeous succulent planter is way chicer than a bouquet of grocery store flowers.
To buy: $55, lulasgarden.com.
Bluma Project Earrings
These on-trend stunners are made by artisans in Guatemala.
To buy: $60; bluma-project.myshopify.com.