25 Affordable Mother's Day Gifts Under $75

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Mothers deserve the world, but sometimes all a girl can afford to show her appreciation on Mother's Day is a shower wine holder (yes, this exists). Don't stress over an expensive gift for mom when you can pick from any of these affordable gifts under $75, ahead, that look way more expensive than they are. Think: a monogrammed mug, a cozy throw blanket, and the cheese board of her dreams.

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Cozy Throw Blanket
West Elm
$39.00

Name one person who ever complained about receiving a cozy (monogrammable!) throw blanket...I'll wait. Pick from any of the five colors available—nightshade, horseradish, rosette, white and iron—that best matches mom's living room. You should know after all of the years you spent binging Netflix on her couch. 

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A Silk Sleep Mask
Slip Nordstrom
$50.00

Your mom deserves her beauty sleep—help her achieve it with Silk's highly-praised sleep mask. It's chic enough to take on vacation for those long plane rides too. 

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A Smart Water Bottle
Hidrate Spark Amazon

For the mom who attends Orange Theory classes like it's her religion, she'll appreciate Hidrate's smart water bottle that seamlessly tracks how much water she's drinking throughout the day. Put the battery in, sync the bottle to a phone, and voilà—she can now making drinking water part of her daily hourly routine. 

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A Gorgeous Coffee Table Book
Abrams Net-a-Porter
$40.00

LA-based photographer Gray Malin is known for his gorgeous prints. His tome, Beacheswill give mom all of the inspo she needs to take that much-needed vacation (and convince her to let you tag along). Tell her to use it as a coffee table book after that trip to Miami is booked. 

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Retro Rhythm Yoga Mat
Gaiam
$29.98

Feel restored as soon as you step on Gaiam's retro-inspired yoga mat. It's slip-free, and will definitely be the prettiest mat in the room. Fun fact: You can never have too many yoga mats. 

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All Eyes on You Trinket Tray
Missoma
$31.00

Give mom a safe place to store her wedding ring and other knick-knacks with this cute gold accent trinket tray.

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Summer Fridays R+R Mask
Summer Fridays Sephora
$52.00

Marianna Hewitt and Lauren Gores Ireland's cult-favorite beauty brand Summer Fridays just got an upgrade with its newly-introduced R+R facial mask that takes care of dark spots, dryness, fine lines, and wrinkles. The best part? You don't have to wash it off, which means one less step in mom's skincare routine to achieve that glowing skin she always compliments you on. 

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A Recipe Journal
Moleskine
$29.95

Foodies will love Moleskine's recipe journal that's made to jot down ingredients, cooking methods, and timings for appetizers, first courses, main dishes, side dishes, and desserts. To make the gift extra special, tell mom you want her to pass it down to you when she's ready so you can make the same meals for your own family. 

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Gold-Tone Ring
Laura Lombardi Net-a-Porter
$50.00

It's hard to believe a gold-tone ring this chic is only $50. She'll think of you every time she slips it on. 

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This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Spray
ThisWorks Net-a-Porter
$25.00

Considering all of the years your mom spent chasing you around the playground, she deserves as much sleep as she can get. Help her relax with this deep sleep pillow spray that's proven to help her fall asleep faster thanks to its blend of lavender, vetivert, and wild camomile essential oils.

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A Shower Wine Holder
UncommonGoods
$35.00

The perfect Mother's Day gift does, in fact, exist. Transform her bathroom into a fancy hotel with this suctioned wine holder. After a long workday, mom can grab a glass of vino and head straight to the tub for some much-needed R&R without worrying about spilling her drink in the tub—or worse, on her brand new tile floors. 

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Go Pouch Set
Baggu
$12.00

What mother doesn't have a million mini bags stuffed in her huge pocketbook? At least give her a matching three-piece set that she can schlep around with her all summer. The large machine-washable zip pouch is big enough to fit an iPad or a 12-inch MacBook.

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Vintage Palm Decorative Vase
Drew Barrymore Flower Home Walmart
$24.00

Drew Barrymore's newly-launched Flower Home collection is a dream, and so is this vintage palm vase made for the flowers you just gave her. 

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Personalized Business Cards
Rifle Paper Co.
$50.00

Mom's business cards just got a modern upgrade thanks to Rifle Paper Co.'s stylish personalized designs. 

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Nina Marble Cheese Board
Anthropologie
$68.00

May her cheese boards be ever abundant and Instagrammable.

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Geo Waffle Organic Cotton Slippers
West Elm
$17.99

Aside from being extremely cozy, these organic cotton slippers are eco-friendly and moisture-absorbing. 

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Bodum Chambord French Press Coffee Maker
Bodum Amazon
$50.00
$39.99 (20% off)

In just four minutes mom will have a fresh cup of coffee courtesy of this pretty stainless steel french press that will look great in any kitchen. 

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The Delia Shower Cap
Shhhower Cap Ban.do
$43.00

Moms love practical gifts. Anybody who tells you they don't use a shower cap is lying. 

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Ocean Mist Classic Candle
NEST Fragrances Nordstrom
$42.00

Transport her directly to the shore with NEST's Ocean Mist candle gently mixed of ocean mist, sea salt, white tea, and coconut. It burns for 50 (!) hours. 

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A Chic Candle Set
Voluspa Bloomingdales
$75.00

On the other hand, if choosing one scent is too complicated, why not let her choose from 12 different ones?

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A Reading Light
Moleskine
$19.95

How many times have you heard her complain that she can't see the menu? Avoid the embarrassment of the blaring iPhone light in the middle of the restaurant (we've all been there) and give mom this portable reading light. When she's reading her book in bed later, she won't have to deal with dad complaining about turning off the lights either.

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A Nostalgic Book
Amazon
$21.00
$11.87 (43% off)

Speaking of books, she likely grew up reading Didion, and these excerpts from her personal notebooks are great to share with each other. 

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A Monogrammed Mug
Anthropologie
$6.40

A monogrammed mug makes the coffee taste better. Trust. Plus, it will remind her of you when she takes her first sip of coffee every morning. 

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Floral Shears
Terrain
$34.00

When she's actually a plant mom. She'll appreciate a handy pair of shears specifically designed for cropping flower stems into beautiful countertop bouquets.

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Nourishing Lip Balm
Fresh
$26.00

One of the best nourishing lip balms from Fresh's Sugar lip care line that feels like an eye cream for your pout.

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