30 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas To Make Her Feel Extra Special

mothers day gift ideas for 2021

Mother’s Day is coming up fast – it’s May 9th in case you are like us and time doesn’t seem to matter most weeks…. 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 gardening essentials, 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!!) we’ve got you covered!!

Here are some of our favorites:

Make it Personal

1. Brass & Wood Display Box

Brass & Wood Display Box

Brass & Wood Display Box via Artifact Uprising (find more photo gift options here)

2. Personalized Floral LifePlanner – $40

floral cactus life planner from Green Wedding Shoes and Erin CondrenFor 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!

3. Maya Brenner 14K Gold Asymmetrical Letter Necklace – $240

inital necklace from Maya Brenner

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.

4. Silhouette Artwork – starting at $38

silhouette artwork for mothers dayThis 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!

5. Personalized Birth Flower Necklace – $35

Birth flower necklace via Etsy

6. Mother & Child Custom Art Print – $13

Custom art print via Etsy

7. Personalized Handwritten Recipe Dish – $75

Oven safe pie pan with your loved ones actual handwritten image 0

Personalized recipe dish via Etsy

8. Heart Snapshot Mix® Photo Art – starting at $29

Mother's Day Heart Photo Collage

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! Plus, get 15% off + free priority shipping with MOM2021 (until 4/30/21)

9. New Mom Art Print – starting at $35


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!

Gifts for the Plant & Flower Mamas

10. Fresh Rainbow Ranunculus Bunch – $125

rainbow ranunculus bunch of flowers for mother's day

For the mom that loves flowers, this bunch of rainbow ranunculus is a total dream scene!!

11. Mother Earth Potted Plant – $59

face pot for mothers day

 For the plant mom, this Mother Earth pot comes with a plant and is so fun! The perfect plant to add to their plant collection! Love that you can have a plant delivered in a cute pot and they have lots of other fun options as well!

12. Floral Kimono – $298

flower kimono

For the flower lover who loves to wear her flowers, this floral kimono is a pure dream.

Stylish Mother’s Day Gifts

13. The Me-Time Kit – $139


This cute Me-Time Kit comes with super soft pants, sweatshirt and bra (in a bunch of colors). What mom doesn’t need some me time after the past year??

14. Slow Burn Kacey Musgraves + Boy Smells candle – $39

slow burn kacey musgraves candle

For the mom who loves candles AND Kacey Musgraves, so Slow Burn candle this makes a unique, fun gift idea!

15. Mama Embroidered Tee – $29.50

mama t-shirt

Embroidered with a tribute to our favorite ladies, this light and airy Mama T-Shirt  is live-in-it soft and perfectly draped—one to tell your mama about, in other words.

16. Mama Monogram Necklace – $148

Mama necklace via Anthropologie

17. Limited Edition Mom Embroidered Sweatshirt – $195


Based on our favorite vintage sweatshirt body, this wardrobe staple features a lived-in vintage wash and signature slit on the left cuff. Made from a double washed terry (and available in seven colors!), this relaxed sweatshirt also has the softest hand! This is crafted here in Los Angeles, ensuring authenticity, beauty and uniqueness in that no two pieces are alike.

Gifts to Groove On

18. Vintage Rolling Stones Tee – $88

vintage rolling stones tee in purple

For the mom who loves her vintage classic rock tees, this Rolling Stones tee is the SOFTEST and love the unique colorway.

19. Crosley Pink Velvet Record Player – $79

pink velvet record player

For the mom who loves her classic rock, pair this pink velvet record player with a few of her fave albums…

20. Fleetwood Mac Rumours Vinyl – $22

Fleetwood Mac - Rumours (LP Vinyl) - image 1 of 1

Need help on an album idea? What better album than one of my alltime faves, Fleetwood Mac Rumours


Mamas in the Kitchen

21. A Pink Dutch Oven – $155

pink dutch oven by great jones

For the mom that loves to cook, this PINK dutch oven is SO stylish! Love the color (also comes in a bunch of other colors) and you are supporting a woman founded brand!

22. Tovala Gen 2 Smart Steam Oven – $299

tovala oven gift idea

Moms have spent A LOT of time in the kitchen this past year, 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!)

Fun fact: Tovala will designate a portion of proceeds throughout May to support Path Forward, a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering people to restart their careers after time spent caregiving.

23. Keurig Single-Serve Coffee Maker – $90

Keurig K-Mini Single-Serve K-Cup Pod Coffee Maker - image 1 of 15

Single-serve coffee maker via Target

24. Bubble Tea Kit – $38

at home boba tea kit

For the mom who loves her boba, this at home bubble tea kit is super fun and comes with two flavors!

Gifts For Her ‘Me Time’

25. Pink Clay Face Mask – $17

Pink clay face mask via Etsy

26. Vitruvi Stone Diffuser – $119

Vitruvi Diffuser

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.

27. Sunday Riley Gift Set – $93 (a $193 value)

sunday riley gift set

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

Gifts for the Crafty Mom

28. DIY Kit for this Macrame Landscape – $75

DIY macrame kit for mother's day

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!

29. DIY Embroidery Kit – $42

needlepoint DIY

 This Luna Moth DIY kit will help to calm your mind with this cozy nature inspired design.

30. Pibione Tapestry Weaving Workshop – $75

Pibione Tapestry Weaving Workshop

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.


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.