Get Ready: The 75+ Best Christmas Gifts for Mom, Who Is Probably Wishing You’d Call Her More

Christmas is less than two months away. Yes, you read that right! So if you’re still on the hunt for a great Christmas gift for your mom, now’s the time to start seriously considering your options. Don’t wait until the last-minute and get her something she won’t like or use. Instead, take the time to consider what she likes, what she’s been subtly hinting at, and which gift she’ll appreciate the most this holiday season.

When it comes to shopping for the best gifts for her, not any old present will do. After all, who has given more to you than your own mother? Year after year, she’s been there for you, so finding the perfect present is important — but also a lot of pressure! Fortunately, we spend all day thinking about the perfect gift ideas, and we’ve gathered tons of options for every type of mom and every budget. If you’re looking for the best Christmas gifts for mom under $100, we’ve got you covered with dozens of affordable gift ideas, but we’ve also got some more luxurious options if you really want to treat your mom this year.

That’s why we’re sharing the best gifts for mom for Christmas, Mother’s Day, birthdays, anniversaries and any special occasion. We promise your mom is sure to love at least one of these mom gift ideas. In our professional experience, the best gifts for moms are the ones that speak to her personality and showcase the gratitude she deserves.

After scouring the internet for the best gift ideas and deals, we found tons of great options. Keep reading to find the best gift ideas and Christmas gifts for moms in 2021 and show her just how much you love her.


Homeries Marble Wine Chiller Bucket


This multifunctional gift is a stylish marble wine cooler that can be used as a rosé-chiller in the summer and a flower or utensil holder in the winter. To use, store the cooler in the fridge for a few hours prior to entertaining. Then, when you’re ready to open and chill your wine, simply take the cooler out, set it on the table and let the marble’s natural temperature retaining properties keep your drink looking cool and elegant. It’s amazing how well these coolers work, and you’ll find that marble is cool to the touch even before it’s chilled. And at just under $30, this is one of the most budget-friendly gifts for mom for Christmas in 2021.

Homeries marble wine chiller bucket, gifts for mom

Buy: Homeries Marble Wine Chiller Bucket $29.99


Amazon Echo Show 8


The new 2021 release of the Amazon Echo Show is our favorite smart assistant, and it’s also an especially good gift for mom. This smart display is perfect for individuals new to smart home tech but anxious to give it a go. It’s a user-friendly and easy-to-install device that combines all the great features of an Amazon Echo Dot with a 8″ smart HD touchscreen display. Mom can bring up recipes, play music, view photos from friends and family or even watch a movie using nothing but voice commands. But best of all? You and mom can stay in touch using the bigger screen for more personal video calls so you can feel close to mom even if a visit isn’t in the cards any time soon.

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Buy: Amazon Echo Show 8 $129.99


Deayoka Rose Quartz Guasha Tool


Mover over jade rollers — it’s all about gua sha now. Based on the ancient Chinese ritual, the tool is meant to be gently massaged on the neck, hairline, chin, cheeks and eyes to ease muscle tension and improve circulation and lymphatic drainage. This one is made from rose quartz to bring love, happiness and healing.

Read More: Our 75 Favorite Stocking Stuffers for Christmas 2021

Deayoka Rose Quartz Guasha Tool, best gifts for mom Buy: Deayoka Rose Quartz Guasha Tool $8.99

Theragun Mini Portable Massage Gun


The mini massage gun is the latest development in the massage gun world, and we’re big fans of this model from Therabody. Therabody makes the Theragun, arguably the best massage gun out there, and this miniature version is perfect for an active mom who could use a little portable percussive therapy in her life. It’s got a quiet brushless motor with three different calibrated speeds she can choose between. It’s got an ergonomic handle so maneuvering is easy, and the battery lasts for up to 150 minutes. It’s an expensive present, but she’ll use it for years to come.

Theragun mini, best massage guns on Amazon Buy: Theragun Mini Massage Gun $199.00

Miracu Funny Kitchen Towels


You know how there are “dad jokes?” Well, we’re all about equality here at SPY and believe there are mom jokes too — like these punny kitchen towels. They’ve got super cute, decorative and chuckle-worthy designs on them, and are made of soft, absorbent cotton that’s perfect for cleaning up kitchen messes. They’re multi-functional, lightweight and great gift ideas for moms who love a good veggie limerick.

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Buy: Miracu Funny Kitchen Towels $19.99


Ugg Fluff Yeah Genuine Shearling Slide


If your mom’s toes are always chilly, these chic slippers will keep them toasty in style. Made from cozy genuine shearling, the open-toe slingbacks are no ordinary slipper. They have a lightweight platform sole to give her a height boost and can be worn inside and outdoors. These bold slippers are the perfect replacement for your mom’s Crocs.

Pink Ugg Fluff Yeah Genuine Shearling Slide Buy: UGG Fluff Yeah Slide Slippers $99.95

New Apple AirPods (3rd Generation)


This is our pick for the best Christmas gift of 2021, and we think your mom will appreciate a new pair of earbuds just as much we do. Plus, by giving her the hottest tech gift of the year, you can make her feel hip again (or for the first time). These are Apple’s brand new 3rd generation AirPods, built with new spatial audio technology and adaptive EQ technology that tunes the audio to your exact ears. They’ve got a contoured design for a great fit, and they’re sweat and water-resistant. They’ve also got a force sensor that’ll allow mom to control her music, answer and end calls and control entertainment in the car, at the office or while working out.

New Apple AirPods, gifts for mom Buy: Apple AirPods (3rd Generation) $174.98

Paint By Numbers Gift Set


We love Paint by Numbers gift sets, and so do SPY readers, as these gift ideas have proven hugely popular on our site. Great gift for artsy moms that love crafting and activities, these paint sets come with everything she needs to create a work of art of her very own. We’ve included two different options for mom below, so pick your favorite and delight mom on Christmas.

paint by numbers set, best gifts for mom 2021 Buy: Paint By Numbers Easel + Paints $17.99 (orig. $35.99) 50% OFF

Brooklinen Super-Plush Robe


Mom may have a robe — but she most definitely doesn’t have one this soft and spa-like. Brooklinen made this robe to mimic the feel of their super soft plush towels. We’re in love with this robe, and we’re not the only ones — the Super-Plush Robe was one of the most popular Christmas gifts featured on SPY in 2020. This robe is made of 100% Turkish Cotton, features deep pockets and a waist tie. Reviewers have said “this robe is like wearing a nice soft blanket,” and what mom doesn’t deserve to walk around feeling comfy and luxurious?

best gifts for mom - Brooklinen Super-Plush Robe

Buy: Brooklinen Super-Plush Robe $98.00


All-New Kindle Paperwhite


Kindles are the best gifts for moms who love to read so much they’re running out of room on the bookshelf. Mom will love downloading her favorite best-sellers and magazines on the brand new 2021 Kindle Paperwhite. It’s got a larger 6.8″ display with thinner borders for more reading room, and the warm light is adjustable based on her surroundings. A single charge via the included USB-C charger lasts for weeks, rather than hours, and the Kindle Unlimited membership makes it easy for her to browse new titles as well.

Kindle paperwhite ereader, gifts for mom Buy: All-New Kindle Paperwhite $139.99

PeeperSpecs Women’s Blue Light Filtering Reading Glasses


When mom can’t get enough screen time, she is overdue for a pair of blue light glasses. These take it up a notch by doubling as reading glasses, making them one of the best gifts for mom. And did we mention how chic they are? These Oprah-approved glasses filter 40%+ of high-energy (HEV) blue light from digital devices, so screens won’t take such a toll on her peppers, as well as 99.9% of UVA and UVB light. They’re also anti-reflective, with seven layers of coating on the lens surface to reduce eye strain and glare, plus have an anti-scratch coating.

peepers blue light glasses, best gifts for mom Buy: Peepers Limelight Focus Oversized Blue Light Filtering Reading Glasses $25.41 (orig. $27.00) 6% OFF

Framebridge The Ornament


Sentimental moms everywhere love a new picture of a grandchild, child or family in a frame, and it’s even better when it’s an ornament. This Ornament from Framebridge is made of trendy, light wash Cairo wood and comes with a velvet ribbon for hanging. It’s got a vintage Matchbox-style design that’ll keep your memory safe year after year, and they offer discounts when you buy multiple.

Framebridge The Ornament, gifts for mom

Buy: Framebridge The Ornament $25.00


REVLON One Step Hair Dryer And Volumizer


Busy moms tend to love efficiency. This hairdryer and brush combo is a life-saving product if your mom is low maintenance but likes her hair to look good. It makes it super easy for her to blow out her hair thanks to the round brush and heat coming from one easy tool. She’ll surely thank you once she realizes that she can do her hair in half the time, and achieve envious volume all on her own.

Revlon hair dryer brush, gifts for mom Buy: Revlon One Step Hair Dryer and Volumizer $46.99 (orig. $59.99) 22% OFF

Mejuri Dome Cuff Bracelet


Merjui is one of our favorite jewelry brands for elegant bracelets and necklaces that aren’t too expensive. This gold cuff bracelet is made with 18K solid gold over sterling silver for a stylish and chic accessory that mom can enjoy for many years. This type of bracelet goes with pretty much everything, so no matter mom’s style, this gift is sure to make her smile. Plus, if you have siblings, this gift will put their Mother’s Day gifts to shame, which is always a nice bonus when shopping for Christmas gifts for mom.

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BarkBox Monthly Subscription Box


If your mom’s true babies are her fur babies, BarkBox might be the way to go this holiday season. It’s a customized monthly themed box filled with toys, treats, chews and other goodies your mom and her favorite child will love. The theme changes each month so your pup will never see the same new toy twice, and they make it easy to gift either one box or send an e-Gift card for a subscription.

BarkBox, gifts for mom Buy: BarkBox Monthly Subscription Box $35.00/month

RoC Anti-Aging Retinol Eye Cream


I know that my mom is constantly complaining about the physical signs of aging, particularly the fine lines and dark circles around her eyes. This retinol eye cream is a great gift to get them started with anti-aging products. It addresses puffiness, dark circles and wrinkles all in one affordable product. If they like it, they can keep buying it on their own and even explore more anti-aging options.

Read More: The Best Gifts for New Moms

roc anti-aging eye cream Buy: RoC Anti-Aging Retinol Eye Cream $12.00 (orig. $19.99) 40% OFF

Murder Mystery Jigsaw Puzzle


This gift just screams mom — a murder mystery theme AND a puzzle, all in one neat package. Yes, there’s been a murder. And it’s up to your mom to solve it, one puzzle piece at a time. She’ll start off by reading the tale of the crime, and then follow the guided narrative to complete the puzzle and hopefully solve the whodunit. There are two tales you can choose from for the gift, The Clairvoyant’s Convention and The Missing Will, both of which will add a bit of thrill to her usual Sunday afternoon puzzling.

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Botanical Plant Wall Art Prints


There’s more than one way to gift a plant mom. Sure, she’ll always appreciate more greenery, but these Botanical Plant Wall Art Prints are an unexpected alternative. The set of six minimalist line drawing posters is sleek and modern and will add a touch of Scandi style to her décor. Pretty and peaceful, they’ll bring a sense of calm to her space. To up the ante on this gift, present them to her framed.

Botanical Plant Wall Art Prints, best gifts for mom Buy: Botanical Plant Wall Art Prints $10.99

Polaroid Go Instant Camera


Are you going in on a group gift with the rest of your siblings? Then we love this mom gift idea. The newly released Polaroid Go is the world’s smallest analog camera, and it instantly prints genuine Polaroids, just like the old days. While this new portable instant camera is being marketed more toward Gen Z influencer-types, we also think it’s one of the best gifts for mom for Christmas 2021.

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Crocs Unisex Clogs


Has your mom discovered the joys of Crocs yes? There’s a good chance the answer is yes, but even if she’s never had the pleasure of wearing Crocs, this is still one of our favorite Christmas gift ideas for moms. Look, we love Crocs. We wrote an entire love letter to the anti-fashion shoes recently. We won’t wax poetic about these ugly rubber shoes here, because either you know, or you don’t. Order a new pair for your dear mother and make her day on Christmas day.

crocs unisex clogs, best gifts for mom of 2021 Buy: Crocs Unisex Clogs $49.95 Buy: Crocs Tie-Dye Clogs $44.94 (orig. $54.99) 18% OFF

The Sill Pet-Friendly Plant Parent Set


If your mom has turned your living room into a mini jungle, much to your dad’s chagrin, you’ve got to gift her something from The Sill. If she hasn’t already heard of the ultimate green thumb online marketplace for everything from flowers to life plants, supplies and decor, it’s time to gift her a gift that’ll keep on giving. This Plant Parent Set comes with three pet-friendly plants, all of which are low maintenance and arrive in nursery pots so she can repot them however she wishes. They all need water every 1-2 weeks and bright to indirect medium sunlight.

Pet-Friendly Plant Parent Set, gifts for mom Buy: Pet-Friendly Plant Parent Set $51.00

La Jolie Muse Jasmine Scented Candle


Soft candlelight and relaxing scents are a great way to unwind, especially to the sweet smell of fresh apple. The candle is crafted from pure soy wax to create an eco-friendly and cruelty-free burn that’ll last for 65-75 hours. If your mom is the type to come home from a long day, light some candles, and unwind with a hot bath or glass of wine, she’ll love this scented candle from La Jolie.

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Buy: La Jolie Muse Fresh Apple Scented Candle $19.98


DIY Mochi Ice Cream Kit


There’s no need to go to Japan to get this traditional dessert when mom can just make it at home. Mochi is a party of textures — it’s chewy on the outside and like ice cream on the inside — and it isn’t as tough to make as you’d think. The kit comes with all you need to make 32 mochis and best of all it doesn’t require much skill in the kitchen. The only tough part is deciding which flavor to eat first: matcha green tea or cocoa powder.

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The Bouqs ‘All the Rage’ Tulip Bouquet


You can never go wrong with sending mom a bouquet of flowers to remind her you’re thinking of her. Flowers are always one of the best gifts for mom for any occasion — even on Christmas Day. This Sweet Cinnamon bouquet is a stunning arrangement of floral reds and pinks that includes lilies, carnations, poms and roses. It’s complete with dark purple calla lilies and green accents as well. It would make a perfect holiday centerpiece on your mom’s Christmas dinner table or a reminder on her desk before the holidays that you’re thinking of her, and appreciate all the hard work she’s doing.

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Buy: The Bouqs Co. Sweet Cinnamon Bouquet $69.00


Purana Wrap Sweatshirt


This wrap sweatshirt is the perfect stylish layer for moms who do yoga or just like to rock athleisure. It looks chic, is easy to throw on and fabric is insanely soft. It also has hidden pockets for her to store her essentials, and it runs slightly large for the ideal oversized fit. It’s sure to become one of her wardrobe essentials, and she’ll appreciate the help elevating her style game.

purana wrap sweatshirt Buy: Purana Wrap Sweatshirt $89

Chefman Electric Wine Opener & Foil Cutter


If your mom loves wine, this is a no-brainer gift. It makes uncorking a bottle of wine as easy as pie, as it’s cordless and super easy to operate. The opener has a super sleek design with LED lights and a housing that’ll look great on her kitchen counter. It’s got a powerful, long-lasting and rechargeable battery and makes a great gift any time of the year.

chefman wine opener, best gifts for mom Buy: Chefman Electric Wine Opener $18.99 (orig. $19.99) 5% OFF

MasterClass Subscription


If you can’t be with mom this year during the holiday season, and you’d rather avoid shipping a gift due to supply chain delays, give a digital gift. One of the best ones around, undoubtedly, is MasterClass. Not only can almost anyone find a class they’re interested in on the expert- and star-filled platform, but they also make gifting an annual membership super easy. Their online library contains classes from almost every type of expert from Serena Williams to Jane Goodall to the female billionaire who founded Spanx. So, whether your mom is looking to perfect her sourdough loaf or wants to start a business, she’ll love pressing play on these sessions.

a collage of the famous people who teach courses on masterclass, including serena williams, steve martin and gordan ramsey

Buy: MasterClass Subscription $20.00/month


Kin Euphorics Sample Pack


Whether your mom prefers not to drink in general or is trying to cut back on her nightly glass of vino, Kin Euphorics is a great alternative. This brand of non-alcoholic adult drinks is made with active ingredients like GABA, 5-HTP, adaptogens and nootropics rather than alcohol. They’re formulated to help support brain function, balance hormones, stimulate neurotransmitters and calm. They’ll give you a little buzz without the lack of control that can come with drinking, and the physical after effects that can come with it. The sample contains both of their signature canned beverages, Kin Spritz and Lightwave, designed for social energy and finding inner peace respectively. Your mom will love the sparkling flavors, light fizz and the lack of hangover the next morning.

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Buy: Kin Euphorics Sample Pack $30.00


Bearaby Tree Napper Blanket


Weighted blankets are one of our favorite gifts for mom because they’re calming, comforting, and this one from Bearaby is a perfectly-desgined throw blanket as well. It’s made of naturally cooling, breathable TENCEL fabric that’s evenly weighted for deep sleep. This blanket also comes in seven different colors, including this deep mahogany red your mom will love. Yes, they’re expensive, but we’re confident your mom will love these cozy blankets as much as we do. (Never bought a weighted blanket before? We recommend the 15-pound blanket.)

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Buy: Bearaby Tree Napper Weighted Blanket $269.00


Knock Knock What I Love About Mom Book


This simple, easy-to-fill-in journal will prompt you to share special sentiments with your mom in a way that’s not intimidating, yet incredibly meaningful. While she reads through the pages that contain nostalgic notes, from quirky to complimentary, she’ll be too distracted sniffling and tearing up to even notice you loading up on the brownie points. 

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Kamenstein Revolving 20-Jar Spice Rack


Mom can spice things up in the kitchen on so many levels with this strikingly cool spice rack. It’ll spice up her décor and her cooking. It comes with 20 jars of spices that are clearly labeled and each have a sifter top for easily controlled dispensing. It comes stocked with the basic ingredients like garlic salt, basil, rosemary, etc and it comes with five years’ worth of refills with your purchase.

Kamenstein revolving spice rack, best gifts for mom

Buy: Kamenstein Revolving 20-Jar Spice Rack $42.75


The Nugget


This is a gift for a mom in your life who’s got young kids and could use the latest and greatest in children’s play furniture. The Nugget became super famous and increasingly inaccessible at the start of the pandemic when stressed-out parents braced for impact and stockpiled their couches for kids. The cushions can be reconfigured in many different ways and are covered in a durable microsuede that’s perfect for a kids’ room. The Nugget comes in a ton of different colors and is almost guaranteed to occupy children with fort-building, slide-constructing and endless fun for hours.

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Buy: The Nugget $229.00


Mebbay 2 Layer Velvet Jewelry Box


No matter if her jewelry style is delicate or daring, she needs a place to stash all of her favorite rings, bracelets and earrings. This gray velvet jewelry box is a treasure in itself. The soft interior will keep her jewels safe, while the many compartments make it a cinch to keep everything organized. Make it even more sumptuous by stashing a new piece of jewelry for mom inside.

Mebbay 2 Layer Velvet Jewelry Box Buy: Mebbay 2 Layer Velvet Jewelry Box $20.99

Moleskine Volant Journal


If the mom you’re gifting for loves to write, or just take notes and make to-do lists, she definitely appreciates a journal. These large Moleskine soft cover journals are perfect for her to throw in her purse and keep handy on the go. They come in plain or ruled based on her preferred writing style, and a variety of colors to match her personality.

moleskine journals Buy: Moleskine Volant Journal $14.95

Lele Sadoughi Knotted Headband


Chances are your mom has heard of Lele Sadoughi. She’s a very successful designer of women’s accessories whose headbands have been worn by the trendiest of women and female celebrities alike. One of her quintessential knotted headbands would be a perfect gift for the mom who loves to accessorize, and loves to stay on top of the trends. This one is made with 100% fine weave Tana Lawn cotton in a rose print. The headband has a comfortable 1 inch width at the top, a 1 1/2 inch knot and 2 1/2 inch width on the sides for plenty of luxurious coverage.

Lele Sadoughi headband, gifts for mom

Buy: Lele Sadoughi x Liberty of London Carline Rose Knotted Headband $75.00


The Drop Women’s Iona Long Sleeve Hooded Sweatshirt


A cute yet cozy housedress is practically required these days and this one fits the bill. Give your mom the gift of comfort with this long sleeve hooded mini sweatshirt dress that’s great for wearing around the house. The soft, sporty dress can be worn nearly year-round. She can wear it at home or pair it with some jeans or leggings for running errands.

The Drop Women's sweatshirt dress, best gifts for mom Buy: The Drop Women's Iona Long Sleeve Hooded Mini Sweatshirt Dress $39.90

Personalized Vertical Bar Necklace Coordinate Jewelry


It’s not like mom will ever forget where you were born, but this necklace is a pretty way of wearing a reminder. It can be personalized with any coordinates, so you can pick where you were born or a place that is significant to you both. Or, you could opt for a special message or name. To make it even more customized, you can pick the metal finish — gold, silver or rose gold.

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lululemon Align High-Rise Pant with Pockets 25″


Does your mom have two wardrobe categories? Fancy clothes and athleisure? Then you can’t go wrong getting her something from Lululemon this holiday season. These leggings are from lululemon’s Align line, and are made with buttery soft material that’s just as perfect for going to yoga as it is for staying comfortable while running errands. The high rise 25″ length will give her full coverage, and the leggings have side drop-in pockets for holding her phone, keys, wallet and other EDC items.

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Buy: lululemon Align High-Rise Pants $128.00


La Chatelaine Luxury Soap Collection


Many of the best gifts for mom are sophisticated without forcing you to break the bank. This gift set features six French-made, luxury soaps and it includes beautiful blends like gardenia, coconut milk, lemon verbena, cherry almond, shea, and wild fig. Your Paris-loving la mère will adore it, and you can also snag a set for yourself or dish the soaps. Even better, these soaps were one of Oprah’s favorite things in 2019.

La Chatelaine Luxury Soap Collection, best gifts for mom Buy: La Chatelaine Luxury Soap Collection $67.98

Bambusi Cheese Board and Knife Set


As your hostess with the mostess, mom probably already knows that no party is complete without a cheeseboard. This one is practically a party all by itself. Crafted from bamboo, the cheese plate has grooved borders to hold crackers, nuts or olives, plus it has a hidden drawer with four stainless steel cheese knives with bamboo handles.

best gifts for mom - Bambusi Cheese Board and Knife Set


Friends Silicone Spatula Set


If your mom always giggles at the F.R.I.E.N.D.S reruns on TBS, and the reunion made her cry, this spatula set is for her. It comes with three cooking utensils, each with a different reference from the show on it— Monica’s “dressed” turkey, Rachel’s meat trifle and Ross’ infamous Thanksgiving leftovers sandwich. They’re made with food grade silicone that’s heat-resistant to 600 degrees Fahrenheit, and is designed to not chip, crack or absorb odors and flavors.

Friends silicone spatula set, gifts for mom

Buy: Friends Silicone Spatula $14.95


Nutribullet 600W Nutrient Extractor


If mom has been on a juice or smoothie kick, this will keep her on that healthy path. The Nutribullet claims to be the fastest, easiest smoothie maker out there. She can fill it up with everything from nuts to veggies and fruits, then it’ll whip up her favorite drink in seconds with its powerful 600-watt motor and nutrient-extraction stainless steel blades.

Nutribullet 600W Nutrient Extractor Buy: Nutribullet 600W Nutrient Extractor $50.00 (orig. $59.99) 17% OFF

Coyuchi 300 Thread Count Organic Percale Sheets


Since you can’t gift your mom more ZZZ’s, gift her the ultimate sleeping environment with these Coyuchi sheets. They’re made of crisp, cool organic cotton for a smooth, breathable bed that’ll keep warmer sleepers comfortable and cold sleepers cozy. The set comes with a fitted sheet, top sheet and pillowcases, all of which has a 7″ hem to help maintain shape year round. All of the cotton used to make the sheets is 100% organic, GOTS and Fair Trade-certified.

Coyuchi sheets, gifts for mom

Buy: Coyuchi 300 Thread Count Organic Percale Sheets $190.40


Milk Bar Assorted Cookie Tin


Gift your mom the delight of a great desert, with this cookie tin from the infamous Milk Bar in New York City. You can order their cookies and sweet treats to ship nationwide, and this gift contains many of their best flavors in cookie form. This includes a Compost Cookie, a Cornflake Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Cookie, a Corn Cookie, a Blueberry & Cream Cookie, a Chocolate Confetti Cookie and a regular Confetti Cookie. All delicious, all festive enough for gifting, and all perfect for a mom who loves a sweet treat.

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LORAC Unzipped Gold Shimmer & Matte Eye Shadow Palette


Moms who are always looking for fresh additions to their makeup bag will be thrilled by this pretty eyeshadow palette. The gold theme means it flatters all skin tones! It has 10 rich shades in a mix of mattes and shimmers, all with major staying power. To help it last even longer and keep her look intact, it comes with a Behind the Scenes Eye Primer. LORAC’s eyeshadows blend like a dream and smooth right onto skin sans any tugging.

LORAC Eye Shadow Palette, best gifts for mom Buy: LORAC Unzipped Gold Shimmer & Matte Eye Shadow Palette $42.00

Pooch Selfie Stick Smartphone Attachment


If your mom is obsessed with the family dog and identifies as more of a dog mom than a human one, this gift is for her. It’s a dog selfie attachment so she can get the perfect shot of your pooch in action paying attention to the alluring tennis ball mounted to the screen. Works for all dogs motivated by toys, and all smartphones or tablets no matter the size.

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Buy: Pooch Selfie Stick Smartphone Attachment $12.34


Instant Pot 6Qt Pro Plus With WiFi


With thousands of rave Amazon reviews, it’s no wonder why the Instant Pot is a perennial inclusion on lists of the best Christmas gifts for moms. This year, the brand has released a brand new, updated version of the infamous pressure cooker that already has a 4.5-star rating on Amazon after more than 2,800 reviews. It’s got 10-in-1 functionality built in, and comes with the ability to sync with the Instant Brands connect app, so you can wirelessly operate and program your device from afar. It’s got a large, intuitive, easy-to-read display with sensitive touch controls, and the steam release is built to be stress-free. The inner pot is stovetop safe and compatible with induction cooktops, and all of the parts are dishwasher safe. If your mom loves her Instant Pot, it’s probably time for a tech upgrade, and if she’s never used one, now’s the time.

Read More: The 35 Best Gifts for Chefs, From Professional Culinary Masters To Your Michelin-Starred Mom

instant pot pro plus, gifts for mom Buy: Instant Pot 6Qt Pro Plus $22.00

Nuptio Candlestick Holders


Candlestick holders are a classic mom thing, and this pair is simple, elegant and classic. They’re designed with a standard fit that’ll accommodate most 0.75 inch candlesticks, and the brushed metal holders have velvet bases for protecting your furniture. The metal candlestick holders have a brass finish for a mid-century design that’ll compliment a mantle, dining room table or side table perfectly, and they come in compact packaging that’s perfect for gifting.

candlestick holders, gifts for mom Buy: Nuptio Candlestick Holders $15.96

Promi Design Small Wooden Desk Clock


A charming throwback, this clock will be sure to kick mom ticking. Strikingly unique, the handmade clock can even be personalized by adding text or a logo, making it one of a kind. Crated from a single piece of oak wood, it runs on an AA battery, which isn’t included, so be sure to add one to the gift box.

Promi Design Small Wooden Desk Clock Buy: Promi Design Small Wooden Desk Clock $33.99

Anker PowerCore Essential Portable Charger


Depending on how old your mom is, she may not be aware of all the helpful options out there when it comes to technology. If you like to be able to reach her but her phone is constantly dying, get her this portable charger, one of the top tech gifts of 2021. It comes with several cord options to charge almost any type of mobile device, and it can get her phone up to 50% charge in just 30 minutes.

Anker PowerCore Essential 20000 PD Portable Charger Buy: Anker PowerCore Essential Portable Charger $66.99

Nostalgia Indoor Electric Stainless Steel S’mores Maker


If your mom is happiest in a tent, you can bring the camping experience to her year-round with this indoor s’mores maker. And even if she’s not an outdoorswoman, she’ll love the idea of roasting marshmallows from the living room. The tabletop electric flameless heater takes out all the fuss — not to mention cutting wood for an open flame — but still toasts marshmallows to perfection. The set comes with two stainless steel roasting forks. Campfire stories not included.

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elago Ice Cream AirPods Pro Case


If your mom always has her AirPods in for work calls, Zooms, working out to her favorite music and basically every other occasion in her life, she needs to upgrade her AirPods case. This adorable ice cream one just screams “mom” and opens up sideways to reveal her protected AirPods Pro whenever she needs them. It’s made of premium silicone material that’s designed to protect from drops, scuffs and dirt, and shouldn’t interfere with wireless charging either. It comes in five different colors, but this Blueberry pink variety is our favorite.

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Buy: elago Ice Cream AirPods Pro $12.99


Spa Luxetique Lavender Gift Basket


Being a mom tends to come with a certain amount of stress and tension, no matter what your life looks like. One of the best things you can do for mom this mother’s day is gift her an opportunity to relax, unwind and decompress. Lavender is a naturally relaxing scent, adn this gift basket is filled with lavender-scented things that’ll calm her mind and spirit. Inside she’ll find spa items like bath bombs, body lotion, bath salts and shower gel. It also all comes in a decorative, ready-to-gift tote bag so you’ll save yourself the task of wrapping teh gift. Win-win!

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Buy: Spa Luxetique Gift Basket $28.02 (orig. $32.97) 15% OFF


Geometric Plated Jewelry Tray


When trying to find the best gifts for her, you can’t go wrong with little trays and bowls for jewelry, which are some of the best Christmas gifts for moms. (These gifts are even better with new jewelry inside — just saying.)Every mom has trinkets and jewels she wants to show off and this geometric jewelry tray lets her do that in style. It’s tre chic! Perfect for stashing rings, earrings, bracelets and small items like lipsticks, it’s practically an accessory itself — and much more unique than a plain tray. Made from brass-plated wire, the base of the tray is lined in neutral-hued linen to let her pieces pop, making it one of the best gifts for mom.

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Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist


Sure to be a hit at her next book club meeting, this delightful book pairs a killer cocktail with popular tomes. The easy recipes mean mom can execute any drink while brushing up on great reads. Plus, the tongue-in-cheek libation names are entertaining. There’s Drankenstein, The Wonderful Blizzard of Oz, Romeo and Julep, Paradise Sauced and Rye and Prejudice, to name a few.

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Non-Slip Yoga Mat


Non-slip yoga mats are one of the best Christmas gift ideas for moms who like to stay active. A yogi can always use a fresh yoga mat and this non-slip exercise mat is a top seller on Amazon for good reason. The textured surface provides extra traction so she won’t have to worry about sliding during down dog. At a quarter of an inch thick, it has enough cushion to be comfortable and is made from lightweight foam that’s easy to carry to class. Aside from yoga, it’s also great for Pilates or any other mat-based workout.

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Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Eau de Parfum


When in doubt, a little Coco Chanel perfume is the way to go. This mix has a warm floral scent with hints of Turkish rose, patchouli and orange, and comes in the sparkly, luxurious bottle your mom will definitely recognize as soon as she opens it. It’s a decadent gift that’s perfect for treating your mom to a little something special. It’s also a gift she’ll appreciate for years to come.

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Softcover Photo Book


If your mom loves sentimental gifts and is a sucker for a photo album, you’ve got to check out Artifact Uprising. They make great custom framed pictures, calendars, cards and photo books. This Softcover Photo Book is a way to move photos off of a device and onto a physical book your mom can hold, flip through and show to her friends. The baseline price includes 30 pages, and you can add more, and their unique printing method adheres foil lettering directly to the printed text for elegant detailing your mom will love.

Softcover photo book, gifts for mom Buy: Softcover Photo Book $17.00

Street Level Reversible Faux Leather Tote & Wristlet


If your mom is always lugging around a tote bag or two or three, give her a major bag upgrade with this super soft faux-leather tote. It’s roomy enough that it’s the only bag she’ll need, plus it’s classic and sophisticated. A major bonus is the bag is reversible — it’s ivory on the other side — so it’ll truly go with every one of her ensembles. It comes with a matching removable wristlet to help keep all her items organized; she’ll never have to root around for her keys or phone.

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Bubble Tea Kit


No one can blame your mom if she’s addicted to the sweet stuff. Thanks to this DIY kit, she no longer has to head to a cafe to get her fix. It comes with everything she needs to make a hot or cold batch on her own: two flavors of tea — classic black and rooibos chai — tapioca pearls, and two reusable stainless steel straws. All she needs is milk, unless she prefers it black.

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Ray-Ban Standard Original 58mm Aviator Sunglasses


Every fashion-forward mom has a solid pair of sunnies — or 20 — at her disposal. Ray Ban’s Standard Original 58mm Aviator Sunglasses are the perfect pair to add to her collection. Aviator sunglasses will never go out of fashion, but these frames feature a transparent blue frame that adds some contemporary style, which is why it’s one of the best gifts for mom in 2021. Make your mom feel young again with these stylish shades. We’re confident she’ll love the way she looks wearing these.

rayban sunglasses, best gifts for mom 2021 Buy: Ray-Ban Standard Original 58mm Aviator Sunglasses $150.00

COOL BANK Watercolor Paint Set


We love an artistic, crafting queen, and this watercolor paint set comes with watercolor paints, paint brushes, sponges and a 1 inch x 24 inch watercolor pad that you can start using right out of the box. She’ll have everything she needs to capture her work once the creative juices start flowing, with vibrant, lasting colors that go on smoothly and dry quickly. The box also comes organized, so she can keep her supplies in order and in tip top shape easily.

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PAVOI 14K Freshwater Pearl Studs


Jewelry is always a good idea when it comes to a gift for mom, and these elegant pearl earrings are affordable, simple and classic. The 5.5mm freshwater cultured pearls can be worn every day or on special occasions, and they’ve been placed in a 14 karat yellow gold setting that’s made to last. All metals used are lead-free and hypoallergenic, and the brand is American-owned.

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Personalized Family Coasters


Moms love a good personalized gift, and these fun coasters are a perfect gift for the matriarch of a large family. Each coaster has the name and customized artist depiction of a certain family member, so you’ll never mix up whose glass is whose again. They’re available in packs of two to six, and there’s an additional stand you can purchase as well for an innovative storage solution.

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Hiware 1000ml Glass Teapot With Infuser


If your mom prefers tea to coffee or likes to wind down with a cozy cup after work, this best-selling teapot from Amazon is a great gift idea. It’s handcrafted from heat-resistant borosilicate glass and has a removable 18/10 stainless steel infuser built inside that’s perfect for loose leaf teas. Brewing tea in this pot is easy, as it can be used on the stove or in the microwave. It’s also top-rack dishwasher safe so you won’t be adding to your mom’s dish load.

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Buy: Hiware 1000ml Glass Teapot With Infuser $22.99 (orig. $29.99) 23% OFF


VIVITEST Ceramic Essential Oil Diffuser


We all know most moms could use more ways to relax, find calm and take care of themselves. This essential oil diffuser comes with a modern ceramic design and a layer of coarse sand on the outside for a textured effect. It sprays water droplets in 0.1-5 micron diameter size so the fog is comforting and disperses the scent efficiently through the air. It’s got a waterless auto-off function so you’ll know when it’s time to refill, and it’s designed for whisper quiet operation so it won’t disturb your zen.

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Dyson Supersonic Hairdryer


If your mom loves a good blowout, then she definitely knows what the Dyson Supersonic hairdryer is. This thing has revolutionized the hairdryer world, and it’s almost a guarantee your mom will love getting one for Christmas. It’s got breakthrough Air Multiplier technology that not only enables faster drying speeds for your hair but it’s also built with negative ions that reduce static. It comes with five different attachments for different hair types, as well as three speed settings and four heat settings for customized styling. It’s expensive, but trust us when we say it’s worth every penny if you’re looking to spend a little more on mom this year.

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MICHAEL Michael Kors Women’s Jet Set Cross Body Bag


Mom knows the secret to a perfect OOTD is a great bag — even if she doesn’t know what OOTD stands for. A cross-body black leather bag is one that she can wear everywhere with everything. The fact that this one is designed by Michael Kors makes it even better. Made from Saffiano leather, it has an adjustable shoulder strap and a three-pocket interior to keep her purse organized.

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LKE Marble Makeup Bags


Let your mom carry her favorite beauty essentials in style when she’s on the go with this charming makeup bag. She’ll adore the chic marble print pattern, the easy-to-clean material and the inner fabric pockets for easy organization. It’s lightweight, perfect for stashing in her purse or suitcase and comes at a very affordable price tag.

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Buy: Best Mom Ever Makeup Bag $10.99


Click & Grow Indoor Herb Garden System


We’ve recommended these Click & Grow Indoor Herb Garden systems before, and there’s a reason you’ll find these in countless kitchens around the world. Click & Grow provides pre-planted pods containing dozens of popular herbs and veggies, and the Smart Garden 3 makes it easy to grow these plants right on your kitchen counter. The LED lights provide all the energy these plants need to thrive, and mom will have her own garden of fresh basil, cilantro and grape tomatoes in no time. You can choose the vegetables and herbs, but each smart garden comes with three basil pods to get started. If your Mom loves to cook, then this is one of the best gifts of the year.

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Achillea Soft Silky Paisley Pashmina


A pashmina (which is another word for a fancy scarf) is a great practical and stylish gift for mom this holiday season. This one comes in a bunch of festive colors and patterns, and is perfect for warm and cold weather, traveling, movie theaters, the beach and more. It can be tied, wrapped and draped in innumerable ways, and this one in particular is made with silky, durable, anti-fade yarn so it’s built to last. It’s reversible, and built large which makes it a perfect wardrobe staple for pairing with any number of comfy, casual outfits.

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Nordstrom Lingerie Moonlight Short Pajamas


When mom lives for lazy Sundays, she needs plenty of PJs for the part, and this pair will keep her carefree and comfy. The fun spin on classic men’s pajamas is made in a soft, light knit. What mom will love even more is they were made in a HERproject factory, which builds partnerships to encourage female empowerment and gender equality.

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Stemless Copper Wine Glasses


Glassware is key for a sophisticated evening of drinking at home. These feminine copper wine glasses have a modern feel thanks to the stemless design and geometric copper-dipped sides. This set makes for a lovely gift to charm your mom for Christmas, her birthday or any reason at all.

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ARATLENCH Mask and Glasses Lanyard Chain


If your mom is still rocking her mask, grab her this affordable pack of mask chains so she can keep it on her neck when not wearing it. These chains work for masks, sunglasses and even eyeglasses. Each one is made of small beads or a lightweight, durable alloy chain, and attaches easily to mask ear straps or the tips of sunglasses. The lanyards add fun flair to the look while also serving a practical function, and each pack comes with seven different options so she’ll have choices for which one she wants to use.

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Mixology & Craft Bartender Kit


IIn 2020, this bartender kit was one of the top-selling Christmas gifts among Spy readers, and we still think it’s a great gift idea for moms who prefer a margarita or cosmo to a glass of wine. If tea isn’t really her thing, try this 10-piece mixology kit. Each kit comes with a cocktail shaker, strainer, mixing spoon, double lever corkscrew, ice tongs and more to ensure your mom has all the tools she needs to whip up her favorite cocktails. What’s more, the set comes in this included bamboo stand for a clean presentation. Try these mixology books and martini glasses, too.

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Natural Spa Bath Bomb Gift Set


Inspire your hardworking mom to take some self-care time with a bath bomb gift set. Beautifully wrapped, each bath bomb is crafted from natural and rejuvenating ingredients like essential oils, shea butter, and dead sea salt. Handmade, vegan, and organic, this is a gift she’ll feel good about using. Don’t be surprised if she asks for more next year.

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Solo Stove Ranger Fire Pit


If your mom loves nothing more than a good sesh around a fire pit, the Solo Stove is a great gift option. It’s made of 304 stainless steel and has unique features that make it perfect for campsites and city balconies alike. It’s super portable, fueled by chunk wood and made to be low smoke, so you won’t disturb your neighbors even in a big city. It’s got a 360-degree Airflow Design that creates an efficient secondary burn and turns everything into a fine ash, so it’s easy to clean after you’re done. Mom will love how easy it is to set up and use without burning down the house and will create many memories gathered around it for years to come.

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W&P Porter Ceramic Mug


A reusable mug is another practical, thoughtful gift to give your mom who loves a nice hot beverage on-the-go. This ceramic mug has a fitted, protective silicone sleeve that’s soft on the hands for easy gripping. It’s got a speckled, stylish pattern and a lid that presses gently into a seal to avoid spillage. It’s made of durable, food-grade ceramic materials and is both microwave and dishwasher safe as well.

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Harper + Ari Exfoliating Sugar Cubes


You can’t put a price on self-care, which every busy mom needs more of. These sugar cubes sets were the “it” gifts for mom last year, but we love them so much we’ve named them the best gifts for mom in 2021, too. They’re the perfect present to help mom get that much-deserved R&R. These six exfoliating cubes are enriched with shea butter and aloe vera and they soften in water for a super soothing experience. Who needs a trip to the spa? Not your mom, if she has these.

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Buy: Harper + Ari Sugar Scrub Cubes $12.00


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