Personalized Photo Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Personalized photo gifts—from edibles to organizational tools—showcase mom’s finest snapshots.

Pictures are worth a thousand words, but that’s nothing without the proper display. Don’t let your favorite family memories get lost in a drawer, hidden in a photo album, or stuck in a desktop folder, never to be seen or cherished by family members again. Instead, this Mother’s Day give Mom a better way to show off her favorite photos that lets her remember the best of times with the people who matter most everyday. Even better, she’ll get to show these memories off to anyone who happens to be in sight.

These unique gifts let you showcase Mom’s favorite photos in a more personalized way that just a frame; she’ll be able to show off her favorite moments in a functional way that she can use all the time. If she’s an uber-planner, help her track of all the events with a customized calendar. A super foodie? An edible snapshot will fulfill her sweet tooth. A coffee lover? Let her enjoy her morning cup of jo in a mug adorned with her loved ones’ smiling faces. You can even customize a family-style board game that the whole family can enjoy for years to come. No matter which personalized route you take, these gifts unique to Mom’s personality are guaranteed to make the best woman in your life know how much you care. These personalized photo gifts—from edibles to organizational tools—showcase mom’s finest snapshots in a usable way for Mom and a beautiful way for all to see.

1

Love You to the Moon and Back Print and Frame

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Photo by minted.com

Show her exactly how much you love her with this adorable custom print, which will look right at home on her wall. Available in three colors and 11 different frames.

To buy: Starting at $42, minted.com.


2

Pictogram Gift Wrap

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Photo by shutterfly.com

Whether this personalized giftwrap is the present itself or extra-special packaging for something else, a collage of up to 13 family photos means it’ll be one-of-a-kind either way.

To buy: $20 for a 6-foot roll, shutterfly.com.


3

Photo Coasters

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Photo by shutterfly.com

This personalized gift gives mom two things to smile about—an unblemished tabletop and a sweet reminder of her favorite people or places. Package the gift with a bottle of pinot, so she’ll have a reason to use her new coasters right away.

To buy: $20 for four, shutterfly.com.



4

Personalized Postage Stamps

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Photo by tinyprints.com

Personalized postage gives Mom a reason to send a handwritten note. Add a photo and a name or monogram to 49- or 70-cent stamps that are valid wherever United States postage is accepted.

To buy: $28 for 20, tinyprints.com.


5

Boomf

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Photo by bakingforgood.com

Say… marshmallows! When a printed photo just won’t do, showcase your best snapshots on nine fluffy marshmallows. Upload pictures from your desktop or social networks, add premade greetings, and—voila!—a treat perfect for dunking into warm drinks will be on its way.

To buy: $25 for nine, boomf.com.


6

Personalized Woven Photo Blanket

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Photo by hsn.com

Let Mom cozy up with all her loved ones (even when they’re not around) with this 100 percent cotton woven blanket.

To buy: $120, hsn.com.



7

Collage Frame Wordmat Picture Frame

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Photo by artandphotoframing.etsy.com

Display your favorite memories in a word or phrase that means most to mom.

To buy: starting at $26, artandphotoframing.etsy.com.


8

Photo Ceramic Mug

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Photo by bedbathandbeyond.com

She’ll remember the moments that matter most with every sip from this ceramic mug made for both hot and cold beverages.

To buy: $13, bedbathandbeyond.com.


9

Family Photo Calendar

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Photo by minted.com

Take the stress out of keeping track of day-to-day life with this calendar featuring her favorite family photo.

To buy: starting at $97, minted.com.



10

Customized 3D Laser Engraved Personalized Wooden Rustic Log Custom Magnet

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Photo by amazon.com

This rustic magnet will leave her smiling each time she opens the fridge.

To buy: $12, amazon.com.


11

Tervis Customized Tumblr

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Photo by tervis.com

Let Mom take her favorite memories on the go with these customizable tumblers.

To buy: starting at $22, tervis.com.


12

Custom Personalized Puzzle Pieces

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Photo by deliciousdeals.etsy.com

For the intellectual, this photo keepsake comes with the challenge of matching all of the pieces together.

To buy: From $9, deliciousdeals.etsy.com.



13

Personalized Photo Collage

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Photo by picketfencecrafts.etsy.com

If you can’t choose just one snapshot to memorialize, this personalized collage is the perfect way to display all of your favorite memories for Mom.

To buy: From $129, picketfencecrafts.etsy.com.


14

Mother Photo Snow Globe

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Photo by thingsremembered.com

This trinket is a beautiful way to show Mom you care. Add a photo of you together, engrave your names, and add a favorite quote or message to the base for a truly heartfelt gift.

To buy: $40, thingsremembered.com.


15

Snapshots iPhone 6/6s Case

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Photo by walmart.com

This custom case allows Mom to keep her favorite snapshot right in the palm of her hands at all times.

To buy: $30, walmart.com.



16

Family Rules Custom Scrabble Game

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Photo by targetphoto.com

Take family game night up a notch with a personalized version of a favored classic. Everyone will bond over the photos, no matter who wins (but you might consider letting Mom take this one!). 

To buy: $30, targetphoto.com.


17

"Mom" Keepsake Box

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Photo by targetphoto.com

Fill with small wooden box with memorable items, and this gift is sure to tug at the heart strings.

To buy: $28, targetphoto.com.


18

Photo Playing Cards

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Photo by walmart.com

Whether she's brushing up on her Bridge skills or just likes to play a casual game of Go Fish! with her grandchildren, this personalized deck will make game time a little more fun. 

To buy: $17, walmart.com.



19

Beach Towel

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Photo by walmart.com

Even if you can't join your mom on her next vacation, this towel will make her feel a little closer to home next time she's on the go.

To buy: $29, walmart.com.