48 Best Mothers Day Gifts for Mom 2021

by mkimmel | Last Updated: February 25, 2021

Mom is always the toughest cookie to crack when buying a perfect gift. But you can’t simply let Mothers Day pass by without getting something for the best mom ever, right? If you’re looking for something to give the special mom (or moms) in your life, have a look at this list! There are a bunch of fun and useful gifts to choose from in here. Check it out!

Best Mother in the World Gift Set


If you want to give a little bit of everything, consider this gift set. It has socks, bath bombs, ring holders, a cute coffee mug, and a stylish-looking scarf. Everything in the set comes printed with customized with heartwarming messages for Mom. Also, it is already neatly packed inside a gift box, so there’s no need to wrap it up yourself.

Burt’s Bees Classic Gift Set

For busy Moms who cannot find the time for a spa day, a pamper kit makes an awesome gift. This skincare kit from Burt’s Bees comes with Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream, Hand Salve, Original Beeswax lip balm, Res-Q Ointment, Coconut Foot Cream, and a Shea Butter hand repair cream. The set comes inside a presentable tin container ready for gifting.

Deluxe Crystal Chandelier

This elegant looking deluxe crystal chandelier from Whse of Tiffany has a premium chrome finish and crystal embellishments. It is a perfect gift for Mom’s who love interior decorating. The fixture requires 4 bulbs which you have to purchase separately. This makes an awesome gift if you have a little more money to spare.

Family Tree Picture Frame

With Bronze-colored leaves and a metal body structure, this family tree makes a good tabletop decoration. It hangs 6 frames perfect for displaying those childhood family pictures. It is made up of high-quality metal and a sturdy base. Mom will definitely get excited to display this on one of her countertops!

Best Mom Ever Coffee Mug

A simple gift for a special occasion never gets out of style. This coffee mug is made from high-quality glass and is a perfect match for the coffee lover moms out there. It’s dishwasher and microwave safe, too. She’ll surely remember you every morning while sipping her lovely cup of coffee.

Momisms: The Daily Struggle

For the Artsy Moms or those who love a good laugh, this adult coloring book makes a perfect gift. “Momism” is a term used to describe all the crazy wonderful sayings all moms shouted at their kids at some point. New mothers will relate to this book! The book is stress-relieving, has a matte cover, and has high-quality pages.

Cushy Foam Knee Pillow

This memory foam pillow is perfect for easing bone and muscle pains. Moms who love sleeping sideways surely won’t get enough of this! It is a good solution for hip, back, and spine correction as well. The pillow comes with a washable cover ensuring very easy cleaning maintenance.

DIY Explosion Box

If you would like to give a gift with a personal touch. Something that will surely show your effort is this DIY explosion box. This gift is a pre-made explosion box that allows you to add memorable printed pictures and add handwritten messages. This hexagonal box unfolds to 5 layers with a bunch of picture pockets.

Hand-painted Figurine

This modern-looking figurine makes an awesome gift and a minimalistic house decoration. The figurine shows a mother on a rocking chair carrying her sleeping child. The figurine is hand-painted, and colors are pleasing to look at. This is a perfect gift to celebrate newly found motherhood, or a new baby in the house.

Preserved Rose

If you believe that roses are symbols of true love, this might be the gift you’re looking for. It is an actual rose encapsulated in a sturdy glass frame with fancy lights! This would be the perfect gift to get if you would love to send flowers to Moms who live far from where you are. This gift would be an awesome addition to Mom’s display cabinet.

Silver Sunflower Necklace

This silver sunflower necklace is an elegant gift for a very fair price. It is made from a high-quality material which is lead-free and nickel-free. Sunflowers are symbols of warmth, power, strength, and independence, in short, all the qualities you find in a mother! It is a simple-looking necklace, it will surely suit any style moms have.

Tile Artwork Decor

Express your love to mom and put it up on the wall as a reminder for her to see every day! This artwork is a simple decoration that will make Mom’s room spice up. This ceramic artwork comes at 7×7″ and is made with very high-quality porcelain. Out of the box, it comes with a fixed hook and an easel for an easier setup.

Wooden Calendar Birthday Reminder

Moms never forget birthdays, do they? In case yours do, get her this wooden calendar birthday reminder. It is a simple hanging or wall decoration that serves as Moms’ cheat sheet to family members’ birthday. It comes with 100 pieces of customizable discs where names and birthdays can be written on.

What I Love About You By Me

Knock-knock is known for fill-in-the-blank journals good for any occasion. This one titled What I Love About You by Me makes an incredibly perfect Mother’s Day gift. The little book comes at 4.25 x 3.25 inches with 112 pages of fill-in-the-blank lines. This book is designed to squeeze out your inner cheesiness in case you are having trouble expressing yourself.

iPad 7th Generation

For older Moms who are having trouble sending texts and replying to emails on their tiny phones, the iPad 7th generation model is a perfect solution. This model is currently Apple’s least expensive iPad; however, it is not an underperformer. This iPad can handle every “mom task” there is including looking up recipes, emails, video calls, and the likes.

Vlando Travel Jewelry Box

With a simple construction and a compact size, the Vlando travel jewelry box is perfect for traveler moms who like to carry around their jewelry. It has a deluxe synthetic leather finish, velvet lining, and a high-quality flannel interior. It comes in a heap of colors such as blue, black, white, red, gray, and a few others.

Pack of Mini Succulents

This pack of mini succulents comes with 4 different varieties. It is a perfect entry-level gift for Moms who are trying to get into the basics of gardening. These succulents do not require much attention as they only need watering once a week. These plants will make a refreshing display on countertops near windows or outdoors.

I Love You Mom: And Here’s Why

If you want to give a keepsake-worthy gift which can also be personalized, get this hardcover book. I Love You Mom is a premium hardbound book that lets you write your own stories and letters to Mother. It is an extremely thoughtful gift which requires many many days of writing and conscious effort.

Tile Mate

For Moms who just keep losing their house keys, car keys, or wallet, the Tile Mate would make an awesome gift. It is a piece of chip housed inside a tiny plastic keyring that can be used as a keychain or snuck inside a purse or wallet. The Tile mate can track (or be tracked) via Bluetooth up to 200ft away and has a community find feature for longer distances.

Dried Flower Teardrop Earrings

These unique-looking teardrop earrings are handmade using dried flowers. It is made from eco-friendly materials that are lead-free and nickel-free. This pair of earrings is a perfect elegant bling-bling for stylish Mothers. It has a fish hook closure and comes in at around 3.6g in weight.

Smart Bulbs and Echo Dot Combo

Many homes are evolving to become smart homes. If you’re trying to make sure Mom doesn’t get left behind, this starter kit is something to check out. An Amazon Echo Dot, and Sengled’s Element Classics which comes with two smart bulbs, are the items you’ll be getting in this combo. This is a simple entry-level way of hopping on the smart home train.

Stojo Collapsible Coffee Cup

For the fancy Moms who love swinging by the local cafe to get their morning coffee, this gift would make her happy! The Stojo collapsible cup is a 16oz cup capable of being squashed into a smaller form factor when not in use. This is a perfect match for the times she would like to bring a cup inside her small purse.

Umbra Bathtub Caddy

A nice long plunge into the bathtub is therapeutic after a long day’s work of being a Mom. Help Mom unwind by gifting her this premium extendable bathtub caddy. This tool will fit any bathtub and comes in plenty of colorways. It’s perfect for holding books, magazines, tablets, or simply a glass of refreshing wine.

Echo Show 5

The Echo Show 5 is a delightful addition on Mom’s night side table or by the kitchen countertop. It has an integrated Alexa assistant perfect for answering those weather questions or putting stuff on the grocery list. It has a compact 5.5″ screen which is suitable for glancing on daily traffic conditions and event reminders.

Gaiam Yoga Mat

Grab this gift if you are trying to get Mom on the Zen highway. This premium Yoga mat is non-slip, lightweight, and has an ample thickness. It comes in a dozen of patterns and colors and is all reversible. It is free from harmful chemicals and it is eco-friendly as well. Get this as a gift and you’ll even receive a downloadable yoga workout as a bonus!

Morning Glamour Pillowcases

Premium satin sheets are a nice touch in the bedroom, they are comfortable and friction-free. These pillowcases from Morning Glamour are made from 100% polyester satin charmeuse. They are easy to clean and fits standard pillows with a size of 20×26 inches. Mom would fall in love with these new pillowcases.

Skechers Go Walk 5

For those morning strolls or afternoon malling sessions, these slip-on shoes will surely make mom feel like floating in the clouds. With a comfortable upper, a dual-density midsole, and a grippy rubber outsole, the Skechers Go Walk 5 is hard to take off. It has tons of color variants and combos ranging from mint, black, purple all the way to black textile with white accents.

Aluratek Digital Frame

This 7-inch LCD panel is a perfectly sized digital frame for Mothers. It has an auto slideshow feature that will seamlessly loop her favorite digital photos. With an aspect ratio of 4:3 and an 800×600 resolution, memorable pictures will look punchy and crisp. It is a very functional gift that makes sure she is constantly reminded of her favorite memories.

Eberjay Nightcap Pajama Set

Nothing compliments a good night’s sleep than a new pair of comfy pajamas. These ones from Eberjay are premium pajama sets made from 95% modal and 5% spandex. It comes in two pieces with a long sleeve belt wrap. The wide-leg pulls on the pants makes for a comfortable fit that flexes well during Mom’s long night sleep.

Philips Smartsleep

Do you want to make sure Mom gets her beauty rest every night? If yes, then the Philips Smart sleep is the gift to get. It is the Philips approach to a healthier and more natural alarm clock. Smart sleep mimics sunrise and sunsets allowing for a more natural sleep cycle. This device boasts to be the only clinically proven way to help users wake up feeling more refreshed.

Asakuki Essential Oil Diffuser

An ultrasonic essential oil diffuser is a good addition to Moms’ living spaces. This one from Asakuki has a 300ml water tank, a safety auto-switch, and ultra-high-grade plastic construction. It is best for minimizing the smell of pets or kitchen smoke. It also has multiple mist modes allowing for a customizable aromatherapy experience.

Kuretake Pigment Watercolor

If the mom in your life is looking for a new hobby and she has the eye for arts, it might be a good idea to grab this watercolor set. This Kuretake pigment watercolor is based on Gansai, a traditional Japanese watercolor. The set includes a palette and color chart out of the box. Bonus: the green washi box makes for a perfect gift packaging!

Cheese Cutting Board Set

Its elegant design makes it mistakable for decoration rather than a kitchen tool. This cheese cutting board set from Shanik is made from a beautiful Acacia slab. The set includes stainless steel knives and small ceramic bowls which are guaranteed to deliver customer satisfaction. It perfectly suits any hosting occasions and is a perfect gift for any mom.

Augustinus Bader The Cream

To quench her taste in finer things, get her this luxurious cream. Augustinus Bader The Cream is a PPC cellular renewal cream. This product comes in a 30ml bottle and a promise of keeping a youthful appearance. If you have a little room to work around within the budget department, pamper the mom in your life with this premium gift.

Dodow Sleep Aid Device

For new Moms who recently gets her body clock all screwed up from all those midnight baby cries, this would make a perfect gift. Dodow is a metronome system with an incorporated light therapy mechanism that will help revert her sleeping cycle back to normal. It has worked for 500,000 people worldwide and is a good solution for stress and restlessness.

Adidas Gazelle

A classic silhouette might be the gift you are looking for the special mom in your life. The Adidas Gazelle will pair up nicely with any mom style. Whether it is for casual malling or a little more dressed up, the gazelle is a classic look and always will be. There is a lot of color variations to choose from as well, so make sure to grab her favorite!

Ember Smart Mug

Mom’s coffee won’t get cold with the Ember smart mug. It can keep drinks at the desired temperature for up to 1.5 hours on a single charge. If she decides to keep it on the included coaster, her drink will retain its temperature all day! This mug can be controlled using the Ember app, where she can control temperature and more.

Asutra Bath Flakes

These magnesium chloride bath flakes are proven to relieve muscle pain and stress. It is also good at promoting sleep and relaxation which every mom needs. Asutra’s bath flakes are made from the purest materials from the Zechstein Seabed in the Netherlands. Aside from the pack of bath salt itself, moms would also get a free 30 plus page e-book on the benefits of magnesium.

Glass and Metal Jewelry Box

This one is for the moms who love their shiny jewelry but have trouble keeping them organized. Made from glass and metal with a brass finish, this jewelry box makes as an attractive organizational tool. It has 6 equally sized cube-shaped compartments that can accommodate a bunch of earrings, rings, or small keepsakes.

Farmacy’s Firming Night Balm

To help her maintain her naturally radiant self, get her this firming night balm! Farmacy’s products are dedicated to customer satisfaction and are made with naturally derived materials. This night balm is made for lessening wrinkles and fine lines. It is also good for keeping Mom’s skin firm, toned, and youthful.

Veken French Press

Does the mom in your life prefer to make her own cup of coffee? If so, she will surely love her very own French press! This elegantly designed French press has a rose gold finish and a 3-part stainless steel plunger. It is easy to clean as it is dishwasher safe, and it has a very easy to use design as well.

Skinny Coach Card Case

If you want to get her a simple gift that she will surely use every day, Coach’s skinny card case is a safe bet. It is made from top-notch quality materials and can fit a few of her cards as well as coins. It is sealed by a zipper enclosure and there is a ring for keys attached by a small chain from the inside. The classy look looks perfect for any mom!

Kindle Paperwhite

Reading is one of the things moms do to unwind and relax. In case she is one of them, perhaps she’ll love a Kindle paperwhite. It is a lightweight tablet, waterproof, lasts for days on a single charge, and has millions of books. A paperwhite will also free up a couple of pounds from her everyday carry if she always does take a book or two with her.

Picnic Set for Four

If she’s out for a friendly date at the local park or just outside the front lawn, she’s going to need a picnic basket. Get her this one from Home Innovation. The set comes with a waterproof blanket, two ceramic plates, two wine glasses, a stainless-steel corkscrew, and two sets of stainless-steel flatware. The utensils are housed in a durable wicker picnic hamper set.

In the Company of Women: Inspiration and Advice from over 100 Makers, Artists, and Entrepreneurs

With over 100 notable women in various fields and walks of life, this book encapsulates a ton of meaningful lessons and insights. Moms would feel like they are chatting firsthand with media titans, ceramicists, tattoo artists, comedians, and other amazing women when reading this book.

Ridley’s General Knowledge Game

Remember whenever little kids ask their moms where their stuff is, and mom always end up knowing the exact place? That’s just how smart and good their memories are. Well if that’s the case, test out the mom in your life with this general knowledge card game! It is composed of 140 question cards that put stock knowledge up for a challenge.

Swedish Dishcloths

These imported dishcloths with adorable dog prints are perfect for mothers of fur-babies. These are made from plant-based cellulose fibers and are 100% compostable and eco-friendly. This product is an ideal alternative to paper towels. With a size of 8×6.5 inches, these dishcloths will surely get all the dinner plates dried up.

Scalp Shampoo Brush

This one is a simple yet extremely useful gift. Marvy’s scalp shampoo brush will keep mom’s scalp properly cleaned up in every stroke. Using one of these will also give her a more relaxing time in the shower as this also doubles as a massager. You can get a pack which includes two brushes.