20 Thoughtful Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts for $50 and Under
We rounded up the best under-$50 gifts from retailers with fast (and even free!) shipping options. Stores like Nordstrom and Target are also offering contactless curbside pickup. (FYI, most retailers are advising shoppers to place orders for Mother’s Day by April 30.)
If you happen to run into shipping troubles (many retailers are experiencing delays), you can always opt for one of the subscription gifts we included here. No matter what else you have in store for the special day, whether it be a simple card or virtual celebration with your family, these fun and indulgent gifts are sure to be the highlight of her day.
Bamboo Bathtub Caddy Tray
Mom will love its many compartments designed to hold books, digital devices, candles, toiletries, and even a glass of wine, all of which will make her next bath even more enjoyable.
To buy: $48 (was $70); wayfair.com.
Caudalie Favorites Set
If you can’t afford to treat your mom to a trip to the spa, this luxurious five-piece set from french brand Caudalie is the next best thing. (Plus, members can snag it at a discount while Sephora’s Insider Beauty Sale lasts.)
To buy: $46; sephora.com.
Precious Metal Plated Cubic Zirconia Stud Earrings
She can wear these elegant, versatile stud earrings with everything from casual outfits to dressy ensembles. Gift her a pair in her favorite metal (silver or gold), and she’ll wear them everyday.
To buy: $48; nordstrom.com.
Wolf “Caroline” Travel Jewelry Box Organizer
With compartments and sections for every piece of jewelry, this sleek organizer is perfect for ladies who love to travel. And thanks to its upscale finish and color options, it’s also pretty enough for mom to use and leave out on her dresser at home, too.
To buy: $43 (was $85); nordstrom.com
All That I Am I Owe to My Mother Keepsake Box
Not only is this trinket the sweetest reminder of your love, it’s also a handy container that will look so chic on mom’s nightstand or dresser.
To buy: $47 (was $52); etsy.com
Soap Cherie Relaxation Bubble Bath
Wine drinkers and bath lovers alike will appreciate this sweet-smelling bubble bath. Just be sure she pours this fragrant lavender and vanilla treat into her bath—and not a glass!
To buy: $32; anthropologie.com.
Fenn Fringe Straw Tote
Every woman needs a big bag for toting the essentials, and this straw option is sure to go with everything she owns. Your mama can take this everywhere from the beach and pool to the local farmer’s market and grocery store.
To buy: $40; nordstrom.com.
KeepCup Cork Edition Reusable Cup
If she can’t live without her tea or coffee, then she’ll love this travel-friendly, reusable cup. She can use it to house her favorite brews while she commutes to work or enjoys her morning coffee at home.
To buy: $28; anthropologie.com.
Leah Goren Marcella Vase
Present one of these colorful, hand-painted vases with fresh blooms for a thoughtful gift, which will also make for a beautiful centerpiece for your family’s brunch or dinner in her honor.
To buy: $24; anthropologie.com.
Herbivore Botanicals Coco Rose Trio Gift Set
Mom’s skin will love this all-natural brand’s hydrating and sweet-smelling coconut and rose formula. And thanks to their compact sizes, she can throw all of these in her favorite bag, so they’re always on hand.
To buy: $39; nordstrom.com.
Kendra Scott Elaina Birthstone Bracelet
You can never go wrong with jewelry, and this pretty piece, which features various birthstones, can be gifted in the stone associated with her birthday or her favorite color.
To buy: $50; nordstrom.com.
Voluspa Mini Tin Candles Set
With three decadent scents included, these mini tin candles are a decorative gift she’ll want to place all over her home.
To buy: $24; anthropologie.com.
Ridged Terracotta Pots
Pair one of these pretty vessels with an indoor plant for a gift that every homebody or gardener will love.
To buy: From $22; anthropologie.com.
Magnolia Table Volume 2 Cookbook
Joanna Gaines fans will love her latest book, which features all kinds of easy and delicious recipes like Maple Butter Pecan Pancakes. Bonus points if you whip up a big brunch for mom using one of its recipes!
To buy: $21; target.com.
Kate Spade New York Spencer Double Sticker Pocket
The woman who loves practical gifts will appreciate this sticker pocket, which attaches to any phone and ensures the essentials (cards, cash, and IDs) are always on hand.
To buy: $28; zappos.com.
Freedom Moses Two Band Sandals
Mom will wear these super comfortable, waterproof sandals everywhere this spring and summer. She’ll love their simple look, which is easy to mix and match, as well as their fragrant milk and honey scent.
To buy: $45; shopbop.com.
Bouqs Floral Subscription
Send mom a big bunch of blooms, or better yet, gift her fresh flowers every month with a subscription to the Bouqs Co. The farm -o-home flower service starts at just $36 a month.
To buy: From $36 per bouquet (was $52); bouqs.com.
Herb Garden Trio
She doesn’t need a green thumb to successfully grow the herbs—oregano, parsley, and thyme—that are included in this set.
To buy: $40; 1800flowers.com.
Nordstrom Modern Waffle Robe
While most spas are closed at the moment, she can still indulge in a little pampering at home by throwing on this robe and a homemade face mask.
To buy: $47 (was $59); nordstrom.com.
Oggi Cheers Stainless Steel Wine Tumbler Set
Mom can take her wine to the porch or backyard in one of these insulated tumblers that will keep it chilled for hours. She’ll love using these the next time her girlfriends come over.
To buy: $20; bedbathandbeyond.com.