There’s just no one quite like mom and when Mother’s Day comes around, it’s the time to go all-out with quality time together and spoil her with lots of gifts. To save you the leg work, we surfed our fave shops to give your Mother’s Day gifting a big headstart! From personalized gifts to artsy finds for the cool mom to self-care essentials for the new mamas, this Mother’s Day gift guide leaves no Mom behind!
If you are looking to step it up from the usual flowers (although nothing wrong with flowers – we found some stunning ones she will surely love!!) with elevated essentials all kinds of mom want – but often won’t buy for themselves – we’ve got you covered!! Ahead, are 47 of the best Mother’s Day gifts of 2022 to shop now.
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Personalized Mother’s Day Gifts
It’s true. Mom’s love a personal, photo gift (this is coming from a mom!) and these gorgeous brass and wood boxes would make a lovely Mother’s Day gift. She can update the photos throughout the year and enjoy this one every day. If this isn’t your mom’s style, they carry quite a few other photo gift options here as well.
For the mom who loves to plan, our GWS x Erin Condren floral life planners are the perfect gift idea! We have lots of floral designs to choose from and you can personalize with her name – or nickname!
This is such a sweet idea! You can upload a silhouette photo of your child and Minted’s artists will turn it into this gorgeous print! You can select the size and color tones as well to make it totally personal.
Does your family have a favorite pie recipe that has been passed down? This gift is such a sweet sentimental gift idea. You share your handwritten recipe and they will transfer it on a ceramic pie plate!
Shake things up a bit and score some serious mom points with this handcrafted, customizable collection of reasons why you love her. Choose from over 50 different options, from the heartfelt (You taught me to be me) to the hilarious (The teenage years. Enough said.), to create a container filled with a dozen heart-shaped wooden messages that moms will always cherish. Got a sister or a Nana in mind? The charming cylinder’s lid can also be personalized with color and text to celebrate the other inspiring and amazing women in your life. These are handmade in Oregon.
This heart photo art is such a fun gift idea! You can use photos from the past year – your fave moments togethers, whatever you’d like! Great for grandmothers or mothers! Comes in a variety of sizes as well.
For the pet mama, this custom pet portrait is the perfect gift idea! This artist also does cats, horses, you name it!
You can write a note to mom and then have it transferred to a blanket so she’ll always be able to see your words! Just love this idea – and this would be such a great Grandma gift too!
Best First Mother’s Day Gifts
Such a sweet print! The artist will customize the print with whatever name you’d like in the center (Mama, Mom, Grandma) as well as the colors and children’s names! Such a sweet and thoughtful gift….also, this Home is Where Mom is print is also pretty gorgeous!
Every new mom needs a super comfy and chic mama sweatshirt! The Women’s Football Mama Lightweight Sweatshirt is made in Los Angeles, California from 100% Cotton French Terry and will be her new favorite sweatshirt!
Looking for more sweatshirt ideas? We rounded up our 15 Favorite Mama Sweatshirts!
For the new mom who loves taking photos of her baby, this portable printer makes a great gift. Now she can print out some of her favorite snaps to hang on the fridge, add to the baby book or send to relatives. There is something truly so fun about printing photos!
Mother’s Day Flowers
For the mom that loves flowers, this bunch of rainbow ranunculus is a total dream scene!!
David Austin Garden Roses are some of the most fragrant roses in the world – they are one of our favorite types of roses and would make such a lovely gift for a flower lover. Then hang them upside down to dry and enjoy forever!
Hate that flowers only last a few days? Get her a dried flower bouquet! Modern minimalism is at its best with this earth-toned beauty. Golden baby’s breath, fluffy copper pampas, pink sorghum, wheat, and dark pink palms bring major Joshua Tree vibes to any vase. Endless spice and texture-rich elegance, anyone? (Yes. The answer is yes.) If neutrals is more her vibe, this bouquet is gorgeous as well!
The Maranta Red Prayer Plant is an easy plant to take care of and would make a most lovely gift for mom. Gaining its name from the way the leaves fold in the evening resembling hands folded in prayer, the Red Prayer Plant is a fan favorite among plant enthusiasts.
For the mom who loves Kate Spade, this bouquet is a gorgeous and unique gift idea for mom! From its stylish black and white striped vase to its luxe blend of pink and yellow stems — it’s a gift that leaves nothing wanting
Unique Mother’s Day Gifts
I know as a mom I’d love to learn more cooking techniques and with Masterclass you can learn on your own time. This would make a great gift for a mom who dreams of learning some new cooking skills.
If you mom loves a farmer’s market, this is the perfect gift for her! So a chic way to stroll through the market with her veggies, bread and flowers! Comes in two sizes – plus, 10% of the proceeds from purchases of this item will be donated to support farmers across the country through the All For Farmers Coalition by Tillamook.
Moms have spent A LOT of time in the kitchen the past few years, so why not make things easier for her with the Tovala Oven. You can use their oven-ready subscription service to make dinnertime SO MUCH easier for her. Mom will thank you big time! (editor note – Jen has this oven and highly recommends the subscription service!)
Mom deserves a new set of some high-quality pajamas and this is the perfect gift idea. This washable silk set is Lunya’s #1 best seller so it’s the perfect gift for her. Comes in lots of gorgeous colors and perfect to mix and match if she already has a set!
If your mom is the athletic mom – or wants to work on building her balance – this whirly board could be a great gift idea. This innovative new balance board is designed as a fun way to get some exercise, build fundamental skills and improve your abilities in the comfort of your home. We love the skatedeck look and that’s it doesn’t take up much room.
Well, color us smitten by this sunset-hued stemware! This comes all the way from Poland, where it was hand-blown by artisans at a company with a rich, 100-plus-year-old history. Your mother will love either of these gorgeous hues in a stemless or traditional wine glass. Perfect for her weekend wine!
For the mom who loves her boba, this at home bubble tea kit is super fun and comes with two flavors!
Why yes, this is a watering can shaped just like a diamond! For the plant mama, this is a total “gem” of a gift! Oh, and since it’s extra-durable plastic, it’s light as a feather and won’t ever rust, either. This gem’s made especially for the indoors, and we’re mighty glad—that gives us every excuse to show it off as decor.
If your mom loves to cook, we at GWS love the recipes from Half Baked Harvest and this is her brand new cookbook with more than 120 all-new, soul-satisfying recipes with a focus on feeling good.
And speaking of moms who love to cook…this cookware set is taking kitchens by storm, and that enameled cast iron has something to do with it. Each piece here heats ultra-evenly and holds onto that heat, thanks to the cast iron it’s built from. Plus, it looks SO CHIC in the kitchen. We are big fans.
Quality sheets can not be beat. Seriously. And what mom doesn’t need some extra sleep? We love these linen sheets and they come in the best colorways. Perfect for mom.
Moms love their phones! This ultra-chic wireless tray has space to charge her phone plus it can hold some of her favorite things. Perfect for a desk or beside her bed.
Who else loves popcorn?! We love some popcorn, and these brilliantly boozy confections are crafted from air-popped corn glazed in luxurious fusions of spirits and sweets. With flavors including: Pop the Salt & Tequila, Whiskey on the Pops and Pop the Champagne, these are such a fun and unique gift for mom. Pair with some champagne to step it up even more. :)
For the chic mom, Madewell’s newest collab is a great gift idea. Pack your bags for a visit to the Hôtel Magique, a fictional destination imagined by Dutch artist Milou Neelen. This exclusive swingy sweatshirt is embroidered with a self-esteem-boosting slogan (crucial when you’re trying to speak French for the first time since high school).
Who doesn’t love a candle? This is the perfect gift since each month she will receive a new scent for her home. All the candles are made in their Brooklyn workshop using sustainable soy wax and phthalate-free perfume oils infused with essential oils.
We love a birthstone ring, but this one is really special for mom since she can include stones for all her kids! This personalized mother’s ring is available with 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 stones.
Diffusers are the perfect way to bring the best smells into your home. Vitruvi are the prettiest diffusers around and love that they come in a bunch of gorgeous colors. Pair this diffuser with these unwind oils for the perfect gift.
Mother’s Day Necklace
This mama necklace makes such a great mother’s day necklace gift. The script is perfect and it’s great to layer with another favorite necklace or wear solo with a tee.
This Maya Brenner 14K Gold Asymmetrical Letter Necklace is the perfect gift for a new mom. Editor’s Note – Jen has this necklace with both her daughter’s initials (you can add onto the necklace as your family grows!) and highly recommends it.
Does your mom love flowers? This birth flower necklace is such a lovely and thoughtful gift. You can select her birthflower along with the metal type you’d like. We just adore a custom gift!
If your mom just loves a National Park, these gorgeous necklaces might be a perfect gift. Artist Grace Vanderbush knows how you feel. The artist’s wearable clay sculptures are a love letter to our nation’s natural treasures, inspired by her frequent visits and fascination with every distinctive ecosystem. To protect these destinations for future generations, $2 of your purchase will go directly to the National Parks Foundation. Handmade in Minnesota.
Is your mom into astrology? These constellation zodiac necklaces are so chic (and totally affordable!) and would make a lovely gift for mom.
Mother’s Day Gift Baskets
What mom doesn’t love a cheeseboard? Make it easy for her with this charcuterie gift basket put together by female-founded Lady & Larder.
There is something truly special about fruit straight from the farm! This subscription includes three deliveries over a three-month period with each delivery containing three pounds of the season’s tastiest fruit – a surprise assortment of two to three types, carefully chosen depending on what’s freshest at the time.
For the mom with a sweet tooth, this Sugarfina gift box has never looked sweeter! Inside this blooming Candy Bento Box are three deliciously cheerful candies: Lotus Flowers (gummy candy shaped like flowers, blooming with fresh lychee flavor), Lemon Shortbread Cookies, and Peach Bellini (heart shaped peach gummies dusted in sweet and sour crystals).
These tasting boxes had us at “cheese,” and then we found out there was even more to love. Everything inside ‘em comes straight from Jasper Hill Farm in Greensboro, Vermont, where—get this—there’s a 22,000-square-foot, seven-vaulted cellar for aging cheddars and blues. Perfect for mom to craft up a cheeseboard or save for some cheese + wine one evening.
Sunday Riley is one of my fave skincare brands but they are pricey. Show mom some love with this Complete Anti-Aging Night Routine from Sunday Riley.
This TLC Kit contains a bunch of our favorite treats for mom – sure to make her day!
We love these mini cupcakes since we always want to try ALL the flavors! And now she can with no guilt since each cupcake is a mini! Select from regular, gluten-free or vegan also.
Unique Mother’s Day Gifts for the Crafty Mom
For the mom who loves creating things, this DIY macrame kit is super fun and she’ll make a gorgeous hanging for the house. Editor’s Note – Jen made this piece and LOVED it – plus it looks so great hanging in her home!
If your mama loves crafting, this Luna Moth DIY kit will help her calm her mind with this cozy nature-inspired design.
If your mom likes exploring new crafting techniques, challenge her to explore the beautiful art of Pibione tapestry weaving. Known for its detail and craftsmanship, Pibione is practiced on the small island of Sardinia in Italy by a handful of artists that are keeping the original designs and looms alive. Such a unique crafting technique she is sure to enjoy!
If you’re a Mom, you know that homemade gifts trump all others. Check out these 30 craft kits if you’re feeling like a DIY Mother’s Day gift instead.