When your mom refuses to let you spend your money on her, there's only one thing to do: spend your money on her. Shopping for mothers can be tough, especially when they'll never tell you exactly what they want or brush off the gift as "unnecessary" and say "use the money for yourself." At the end of the day, however, at least you know they'll love you no matter what kind of gift you show up to the front door with. Whether you're looking for something meaningful like an engravable necklace or something super-useful like a crockpot—or just something that'll make her think of you whenever she spots it—take your pick with these 75 gift ideas, ahead, that mom will appreciate...and that will earn you your spot as the favorite child. The gifts hit every price point and there's something for every mom out there.
For the mom who loves her candles and has an eco-conscious mindset, gift her this plant-based packaged candle. She can pour out the wax into her favorite vessel (you also have the option to buy one with the candle), stick a wick in it, and enjoy.
You got your love for vintage shopping from your mama. She'll definitely appreciate these vintage sunglasses (made in Korea) from Free People's partnership with the Rose Bowl Flea Market.
A large tote that fits everything you need, from a 13-inch laptop and gym clothes to your tiny pup when he refuses to walk anymore. The green and pink stripes, plus the repeated spade flower motif, keep the handbag feeling fresh and fun.
Up her shower routine with a gold razor set. This razor has just a single blade—don't worry, it's still plenty sharp—and will get through the thickest of hairs. Meanwhile, the shaving gel is composed of delicious ingredients such as Argan, grape seed, marula, and sunflower oils plus a subtle touch of jasmine and neroli oil.
Cooking is an activity both you and your mom love, so elevate your everyday foodie experiments by gifting her (and maybe yourself) this dinner wear set. It comes with a pan that is designed to do the work of your typical eight pieces of cookware, hand-painted porcelain plates and bowls, plus hand-blown and space-saving stable cups made from recycled glass and natural sand. Now your mom can make dinner and host in style.
If your idea of winding down with mom on the weekends or during the holidays is fireside chats with a glass of wine in hand, you guys can taste test your way through this bundle of wine. The trio comes with a variety pack of a red blend, a white, and a rosé.
This sneaker, which comes in five different colors, is made completely from recycled materials such as cotton and polyester (for the laces). Once the shoe gets worn out, 100 percent of this footwear will be repurposed through Everlane's partnership with Debrand.
Your mom's the type to get excited about test-driving the Dyson V11 or wiping away crumbs as soon as they hit the ground. Well, she'll definitely appreciate this earth-friendly laundry detergent set that's made with zero plastic. Go one step further and gift her the whole cleaning suite, it'll put her over the moon.
What do you get a person who is one of Michelle Obama's biggest fans? A mug with her face on it of course. This isn't just any average 'ol cup though. It's hand-thrown, hand-glazed, and hand decorated for that personal touch. Get the accompanying Barack Obama mug while you're at it too.
This 100 percent cotton blanket was hand-knitted in India and features a tangy color that will brighten up any living room couch or bedroom. On cold winter days, you'll want to cocoon yourself with this blanket.
Make lunchtime more exciting by gifting her this chic lunchbox. It looks like a regular handbag on the outside and she can use it as such, but the inside is made with an insulated interior to keep food warm and/or cold.
You just got a big holiday bonus at work, so why not spend it on mom? She deserves it. The shock on her face when you present her this timeless pair of Bulgari earrings will be worth all those late-nights you spent at the office.
It's been awhile since mom's taken a vacation, so let this hand-woven raffia bag serve as a reminder that she should schedule in a little me time. If there's money left in your gift-giving budget, surprise her with a plane ticket to somewhere in 2021 too.
You'll want to snuggle in with mom as soon as she uses this super-chunky weighted blanket. There's no reason to ever leave the house again—well, except maybe make snow angels with your little nieces and nephews. But you'll come right back to this blanket afterwards.
No matter where your mom is living, whether it be in a house in the woods or in an apartment in the city, this starter kit to growing your own veggies will help her cultivate some tasty greens. You'll be able to indulge in said veggies, too, after the fruits of her labor pay off.
She'll appreciate a timeless piece from one of the most timeless brands of all: Chanel. The watch is sleek and luxe, made with black highly-resistant ceramic and steel encrusted with sparkly diamonds. We promise she will be showing this off to the rest of your family members at the dinner table.
Growing up, you remember spending a lot of time with mom through haircare. Show your appreciation to her by giving her this gorgeous blue printed head wrap. She can rock this at home or step outside with it on while running errands.
Repeat after me: I got it from my mama. And what you got was her love for yoga and meditation. Show some love to mama by surprising her with a new mat in a fun color like this one from Manduka. Now you guys can practice or compete in some light-hearted competition of who can do the best headstand.
Keep neck and chin protected from the cold with this cashmere scarf. They're a gamer changer for winter and will leave her feeling toasty and cozy.
She's never without a stack of bracelets on her arm, so add one more to the pile. This 18-carat pink gold diamond bangle is adorned with Messika's Move Uno motif in which a diamond subtly shifts as the wearer moves. She'll never want to take this off.
Your mom is the best baker you know and makes the most magical treats. Now she can present her pastries at family gatherings with pride on this pretty lavender cake stand.
When flowers feel too simple, go the extra mile and give her this floral wristlet. She'll appreciate this beautiful everyday accessory, which she can use to safeguard her essentials.
You rather sleep in an extra hour, she's the type to run a few miles in the morning and still somehow manages to make the entire family breakfast before the house wakes. Your mama is a rockstar, so give her the best of the best a.k.a. this Lululemon sports bra to help her have a more comfortable workout.
This jewelry holder is a space saver and allows you to keep all your precious valuables within eyesight. If she loves to travel and accessorize, you definitely need to get her this, perhaps in multiple colors.
Mom does it all, from running countless errands to taking care of the grand kids, so make her life a little easier with a bag that can hold everything she needs. MZ Wallace's large metro tote is just the quilted bag to carry it all. The spacious interior can hold a tablet, notebook, a change of shoes, and more. Use the zipped pouch to keep smaller miscellaneous items separate.
Moms have a tendency to give and give while forgetting to indulge in the good stuff herself. Take some time to show your appreciation by presenting her with these stunning diamond and pearl earrings. They're classic and irreplaceable, just like mom.
Your mom's one vice is sweets and you inherited that too. That's why you know the one gift she'll appreciate the most is a variety pack of cookies that are not only good for you, but taste delicious too.
Your mom is obsessed with the royal family, so the best gift to surprise her with is a pair of Sarah Flint pumps. This style is beloved by stars like Meghan Markle, so your mom and her are basically #styletwins.
This box will keep watches from collecting dust on the dresser and provides a nice way to display all your time pieces. For that extra special touch, present the box with a little something-something already inside.
Your mom has no filter while out in public and sometimes that can be awkward. Give her a pair of shades so now she can freely people watch and make comments without drawing that person's attention.