Mother’s Day is an opportunity to celebrate the Queen Bees in your life and show appreciation for the love, guidance, and strength they represent. While bouquets of flowers, chocolates, and handmade cards often take center stage, there are many other thoughtful gift-giving ideas that still say “I love you, Mom”.
As you take time to recognize some of the most important females in your circle, you may want to consider some of the following Giving Assistant-approved Mother’s Day gift ideas.
Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas
1. A Berry Sweet ‘Thank You’
Express your everlasting gratitude for all that Mom does by treating her taste buds to an indulgent fruit assortment from Edible Arrangements. You certainly can’t go wrong with a box full of chocolate-dipped strawberries.
Want to level-up the presentation? Choose semisweet-coated berries touched with a bit of white chocolate Swizzle®. The Just For You Bouquet is a pretty impressive sight to see. A spray of pineapple daisies, juicy grapes, and chocolate-dipped strawberries are situated inside a geometrically-patterned mug.
Order online and it’ll be ready for pickup or delivery starting May 8th.
2. Be ‘Scent’ Sative
Perfume is one of the most sought-after gift ideas for women. You can stick with tried-and-true favorites or introduce Mama to a new scent. You may not think of Sam’s Club as a hub for top-rated fragrances, but you’ll find plenty of online-only specials and discounted prices on sprays and gift sets for Mother’s Day. Think Dolce & Gabbana, Vera Wang, Elizabeth Arden, Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, Versace, Burberry, Juicy Couture, and DKNY.
On a side note, it also pays to be a Sam’s Club Plus member – you’ll score free shipping for this gift purchase.
3. New Comfy Bathrobe
What mom doesn’t love to kick her feet up? Give Mom the gift of relaxation with a beautiful, new bathrobe. In addition to enjoying up to 8% cash back on any Home Depot purchase, you can also save up to 40% off select bathrobes.
4. Give a Birthstone Gem Gift
Birthstone jewelry as a Mother’s Day gift idea truly tugs at the heartstrings when gemstones are used to represent the birth month of a child or children.
Get lost in the Kay Jewelers lineup of customizable rings, necklaces, lockets, and bracelets that feature hearts, birds, circles, crosses, keys, and the Tree of Life. Just a thought, melt a new mama’s heart with the Color Stone Mother’s Footprint Ring. Have it engraved with baby’s name and birth date.
Get your personalized jewelry orders in by May 3rd to ensure delivery in time for Mother’s Day.
5. Customised Photo on a Mug
What mama doesn’t love to show off her kids, grandkids, pets and unforgettable family moments?
Custom photo print mugs offer just the right touch of heartfelt personalization and Mom is definitely sure to smile every time she takes a sip of her java, tea, or H2O.
This year, you’ll have another fun option to consider; Walgreens just added Stainless Insulated Water Bottles with your favorite photos or designs wrapped around the base.
6. Dyson Hairdryger Gift Set
Of course, Mom is beautiful no matter what, but what woman wouldn’t want a hair care gift set? Pretty in pink (or fuchsia, to be exact), the Dyson Supersonic™ Special Edition Mother’s Day Hair Dryer Gift Set has everything a stylish mama needs to straighten, smooth, volumize, and detangle their do. This high-speed, 1600-watt powerhouse of a dryer comes with a paddle brush, detangling comb and magnetic attachments, such as a smoothing nozzle.
As an added bonus, Bed Bath & Beyond ships orders over $39 for free.
7. Red KitchenAid Mixer
To celebrate the special lady in your life, Macy’s has limited-time deals and special savings on all sorts of diamond jewelry. There’s a 70% off sale on 1/3-Karat Diamond Stud Earrings in 14K gold, rose gold, and white gold. The Diamond Halo 18″ Pendant Necklace is an elegant find.
If Mom prefers her bling in the kitchen, Macy’s sells retro-styledKitchenAid Artisan 5 Quart Stand Mixers in colorfully appetizing shades, such as Watermelon, Cranberry, Boysenberry, Bordeaux, Empire Red, Cinnamon, and Tangerine
8. Floral Designed Chocolate Gift Box
Flowers eventually wilt, but the new floral and “Pretty Petals” collection of Mother’s Day gifts at See’s Candies is a gift that keeps on giving with decorative souvenir tins and boxes.
Packaged in a spring-themed, floral container, spoil Mom with the Sweet Bouquet Keepsake Tin’s 19-piece melt-in-your-mouth selection of sweet treats.
The 21-piece Floral Fancy Box is an embossed keepsake filled with an assortment of milk, dark and white chocolates, including Walnut Squares and Raspberry Truffles.
Expedited shipping for $9.95 on deliveries over $35 also sweetens this Mother’s Day gift idea.
9. ClassPass Free 1 Week Trial
Who has time to focus on the fine print of a gym membership? Eliminate the restrictions and stress of getting in shape, and Mom will have more time to concentrate on reaching her personal goals. ClassPass offers a free, 1-week trial for new members – an intro to a fun world of fitness filled with cycling, boxing, aerobics, strength-training, and yoga (as well as access to a never-ending stash of workout videos). One single membership unlocks access to more than 8,500 fitness studios and endless, motivating workout classes. An online community provides the added boost of 24-7 inspiration. Sound like Mom’s cup of tea? Print out a gift certificate to let her know you have her covered once the free trial expires.
10. Plush King Mattress
Sleep is that one thing that most Moms crave, but usually don’t get enough of.
A few extra moments of peace and quiet in the morning is delightful, but what really does the trick is having a good night’s sleep and restful start to each day, What better way to make sure she’s getting quality ‘zzz’s’ than by guaranteeing she has a solid foundation to begin with…like a brand new mattress….a plush king-sized one, to be exact. Ahhhhh…she’ll love the added comfort and support.
With enough space to roll around after hitting the ‘snooze’ button, and cuddle with the kiddies before bedtime, plush king mattresses from Sam’s Club ship free for Mother’s Day.
11. New Piece of Furniture
Spring weather is the perfect time to enjoy a cup of coffee or iced tea outside. Add in the warmth of the sun, birds chirping, and the scent of fresh-mowed grass…and you have instant relaxation.
What else would make it better? Maybe something that helps set the scene? We suggest choosing a gift that keeps on giving…through summer BBQs, backyard parties, and plenty of other family get-togethers.
Let’s get Mom’s outdoor entertaining game up to par – when you save up to 30% off patio furniture at Home Depot. Take a look around, and see if the yard needs a new dining set, wicker chairs, outdoor sectional, chaise lounge, or cozy patio swing!
12. New Facial Brush
Luxury skin care is a well-welcomed gift for ladies…and perfect for projecting Mom’s natural glow from the inside-out. This week, Foreo is making it more affordable for you to snag one of their T-Sonic-powered beauty tools. Save 20% on the dark circle-fighting IRIS eye massager and the blemish-blasting LUNA 2. And, for the ultimate spa treatment for the mouth, you can take 25% off the ISSA electric toothbrush, which whitens teeth, brightens smiles, and massages gums.
13. Drawing Tablet
Electronics make awesome Mother’s Day gifts because they have a knack for making life easier on an everyday basis. From video-chatting with grandkids to keeping toddlers busy, affordable tablets not only keep Mom in the loop, entertained and tech-savvy, but also connected to loved ones at the touch of a button. AliExpress sells a wide range of tablet PCs for users of all ages and skill levels. Shopping for a mama with an artsy flair? Check out AliExpress’ sale on Gaomon software-compatible drawing tablets – some sold with digital pens, adjustable stands, and travel bags. They’re ultra-versatile and can be used as an office tool, gaming companion or art tool for design, writing and drawing tasks.
14. Customised Photo Gift
In a world filled with selfies and Instagram, it’s easy to forget just how much of a heartfelt gift that a simple framed snapshot can be. Everyone loves showing off their favorite milestones, memories and family members…especially Mom…which makes saving 30% off photo gifts at Walgreens such a good deal. Choose from custom pillows, blankets, mugs, T-shirts, framed magnets, a 3×3 photo cube, and so much more. Order a photo book and enjoy free, same-day pickup! Got a large family? Try a photo calendar.
15. iRobot Cleaning Product
Out-of-control pet hair, dust, dirt, and Cheerios are just some of the items that can quickly accumulate under furniture and around every corner of a room. Anything that makes household tasks less of a chore is a win-win in any mother’s book, so let’s elevate their floor-cleaning capabilities with a gift that takes less time and effort to execute. Going above and beyond the typical cleaning equipment, you can save up to $100 off iRobot products at Bed Bath & Beyond (including vacuum and mopping robots). Spring for a Wi-Fi connected model…and Mom can go to work, run errands, or relax the day away while using the iRobot HOME app to schedule a cleaning session whenever she likes.
We hope you got to grab a great discount on what you wanted to buy this Mother’s Day celebration.
And don’t forget, after surviving Mother’s Day, it’ll soon be time to start shopping for Dad.
Look at our suggested Father’s Day gift ideas and taking advantage of the best deals around.
If you missed out on any of the online shopping discounts and sales we have another way to help you save money shopping online all year-round.
Make sure to download the Giving Assistant free browser extension we like to call “The Button”, and you’ll be one of the first shoppers to know when new sales happen at your favorite online store!