I’ve never written a gift guide for moms before but I keep getting requests for it so here goes, 25 Unique & Thoughtful Gifts for Moms. This gift guide isn’t just for Mother’s day which by the way is around the corner but can be used for birthdays, Christmas, anniversaries, or just simply ‘I love you mom’ gifts!
Also, I tried my best not to include everyday, obvious type of gifts but unique and thoughtful ones that will truly speak to moms. As a mom, I can’t think of anything I wouldn’t do or give my own mom knowing the sacrifices she made for me and still does to this day with not just me but my entire family. Moms are the most special type of givers so let’s get something for mom that she will love and appreciate too.
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25 Unique & Thoughtful Gifts For Moms
1. Pampered Mommy Box
Pampered Mommy makes it easy to celebrate all the amazing women in your life! Whether it’s for your friend, sister, wife, mom, or co-worker, we’ve got you covered. With gifts ranging from baby shower boxes, to relaxing and pampering gift sets, to holiday-themed presents, we make it easy to find the perfect gift for birthdays, anniversaries, new babies, holidays and more!
2. POSH Mommy Jewelry
POSH Mommy Jewelry is the perfect choice for those mamas that are sentimental and want to carry their little loves around their necks. These are a labor of love and they have a wide selection of handcrafted unique, customizable, stylish jewelry that any mother would be proud to wear.
3. Blessed To Be Called Tees
How cute are these BLESSED TO BE CALLED T-SHIRTS? Seriously I am totally adding these to my closet this year. They come in tons of colors and sizes with different words on them too, so get one for grandma, aunts, friends as well.
4. Emily Ley’s GRACE NOT PERFECTION
This is the first of Emily Ley’s books I’ve read and it’s always been a reminder of what kind of mother I should strive to be. It’s not about perfection or what others are doing but what fits with you and doing it with grace and wanting to do it. This book has really inspired me in so many ways and I always recommend it.
Tip – Also check out her other bestseller: Simplified
I promise you won’t regret it 🙂
5. Custom Word Phrases
These CUSTOM WORD PHRASES are so awesome and they make such a beautiful touch for mom at home in her favorite room or office.
- Customize up to 20 characters, each space counts as a character
- Up to 12″ tall x 36″ wide
- No word will be more than 24″ long
6. Mixbook Photo Memory Book
Create mom a special photo memory book, sorta like a scrapbook but you do it all online digitally and Mixbook does everything for you from designing and printing. Choose cute designs, fonts, images and more.
7. Religious Engraved Message Bracelets
These cute and chic RELIGIOUS ENGRAVED MESSAGE stretch bracelets adorned with natural stones or rondelle beads and your favorite engraved message. You can mix n’ match to create a unique arm candy collection.
8. LoveBook – see review here.
With LoveBook you can create lovemoji characters, select the perfect cover for your book and personalize each page to tell your unique story.
9. Personalized Trinket Box
This PERSONALIZED TRINKET box is the perfect accompaniment to the gift of precious jewelry or as a way to present an engagement ring or small memento, this silver plated box will cradle her precious keepsake with love.
10. Book of The Month
For the mom that loves to read, the Book of the Month club is the perfect gift. So many great selections to choose from and a unique gift she’ll love.
11. Tiny Devotion
These gorgeous Tiny Devotion pieces of malas are perfect for the spiritual moms. Discover a range of goals and energy: healing, new beginnings, spirituality, clarity, love and so many more intentions that Tiny Devotions’ beads help you internalize and express. Choose several today.
If mom is a tea lover then you can’t go wrong with gifting her Teatulia. The best selection of organic tea cultivated to make a difference in the world too. Choose from a wide selection of black tea, white tea, green tea, herbal tea and many more.
13. Creative Classes
Moms are the best at being creative, but not all of us can create Pin-worthy items. A Creative Class or two would be the perfect gift for us to learn a new skill or advance our hobbies. Here are just a few:
- Cake Decorating
- Fashion Illustrating
And tons more here.
Do you have a mom person in your life that loves paper goods? Head to Blitsy for tons of supplies (also gifts) for mom. From art supplies to fancy stationery and tools there are tons of amazing finds here for the paper goods lovers.
SCENT BOX is an affordable and fun way for members to seek out and sample wonderful new designer fragrances each and every month. Once you find your favorites, you can then purchase them in larger sizes.
Got a mom that loves fresh gorgeous flowers? Hint hint to my family!!
BloomsyBox is the perfect monthly or weekly flower subscription service for your special mom. Don’t think mom wouldn’t appreciate flowers on Mother’s day or her birthday alone. We love us some fresh blooms any day of the month!
17. Decorated Mason Jar
Get mom this cute Decorated Mason Jar for a special occasion. Bring the down-home feeling of a laid-back country song to your life with beautifully crafted Mason jars. The threaded top design is a replica of the Mason jars of old used on farms and in country restaurants, but with a modern design
18. Stella & Dot
Got a girly girl mama on your hands, I love Stella & Dot stuff. I shop here all the time for unique, statement, feminine items that always wow. Stella & Dot has jewelry, bags, accessories and tons more. Get your favorite mama something she’ll really love.
19. The Spoiled Mama
Got a pregnant mommy in your life? The Spoiled Mama site is the perfect place to start if you’re looking for a gift. The Spoiled Mama provides simple, honest pregnancy skin care products for all pregnant women from the first trimester to fourth.
Bras and undies that mom will truly love! The most comfortable under-wear for moms that still want to look and feel extra-ordinary. Lively is one of my absolute favorite places to get bralettes, bras, and socks.
21. Scrapbook Supplies
Literally, thousands of Scrapbook supplies can be found at the Scrapbook Supplies online warehouse store. If you have a mom that loves to scrapbook then click right here to see the largest online Scrapbooking website.
22. Wine of the Month Club
What better way of saying “I am thinking of you” than a subscription to the original WINE OF THE MONTH CLUB™? Each month, a shipment will arrive at your recipient’s address with two pre-screened wines chosen by me for their enjoyment in a beautiful linen burgundy box with your personalized gift card.
23. Gift Basket.com
I’ve used GiftBaskets.com in the past to send beautiful gourmet items to friends and family, Their service is impressive and the quality is amazing. You can select from their wide range of hand-curated baskets or build your own. Everything from corporate gifts, new moms, mother’s day or birthdays. They have it.
24. Sips By Box
Another awesome gift idea for tea-loving mamas. When you subscribe to Sips by’s tea discovery box — the only personalized, multi-brand tea subscription! — we match you with a tea expert who learns your tastes and sends you 4 unique teas to try each month. Each box is truly unique to your preferences!
25. Emily Ley’s Planner
Emily Ley’s SIMPLIFIED Planner is by far one of the most popular and most used planners by moms everywhere. Give her a specially designed cover with tons of room to create her own day, menu, grace and more.
These are some very good suggestions ! I especially love the scentbox idea. You’ve gotta love trying out perfumes! Such a unique idea!!
Lorena@ www.lorenaylennox.com says
I love all of these ideas and how colorful all the first are =) Thanks for sharing!
Kalyan Panja says
For those looking to gift something unique to their moms will surely love these fabulous ideas to impress her. I would love to gift the scent box.
Rosemarie Gonzales says
I like the no. 1, 8 and 20 gift ideas. The number 1 is perfect for my loving mother because she really needs it. And the no. 20 is also a perfect gift for my mother 😍. She loves bra and panty hehehe.
This is a seriously awesome list! I love the pampered mommy box! And I have a Book of the Month subscription, and I feel like it would be the best gift ever to get!!
Ohh my….a lovely list compiled. Thanks for this sharing as definitely give me an idea in planning my mum’s gifting shopping. Love it! cheers, siennylovesdrawing
These are all great gift ideas for Mother’s Day. I definitely think a lot of people will love this post 🙂
Ooooo so many awesome Mother’s Day gift suggestions!!!! I love getting anything related to beauty!!! I would be all about that papered mommy bi\ox.
these were a beautiful gift ideas. A mother deserves a special on their special day. It may be not as expensive but it is something that comes from our hearts.
I can’t believe it’s almost Mothers’ Day. Time is flying faster this year than any other year I can remember.
I would be happy to receive any of these – what lovely ideas
Chelle Dizon says
These are absolutely an awesome recommendation for Mother’s Day gift idea. I actually like the box for my aunt too.
I love Mixbook! Love the creative classes idea too!
Jasmine Hewitt says
these are great ideas. sharing with my mom friends!
These are some lovely Mother’s Day gifts! Really out of the box and special!
Raquel ⎸One Bad Madre says
These are great ideas for Mother’s Day gifts, I love the pampered mommy box especially!
I am so glad I came across this… I always run out of ideas and hate repetitive stuff. Thanks x
Claire Lee says
These are some wonderful cute gifts! I think planner would probably work because my mom and I both are super organized!
I love that pampered mommy box!! I’m definitely going to ask for one for mother’s day!
Yeah Lifestyle says
What a fab selection of thoughtful gifts! I especially love the idea of a Bloomsybox!
I love these ideas for gifts for moms. I think my favorites were the different gifts boxes you featured. Maybe even the wine box….lol
Terri Steffes says
The Book of the Month Club would be perfect for my mom and I can’t believe I didn’t think of it myself.
Abbigayle @ Her Luxe Travels says
The engraved bracelets are my fav for sure! EITHER that or the Pampered box for my mama! great selection in this post !
Jenny MacKenzie says
Omg I literally would love any one of these ideas for Mother’s Day
Oh these are some lovely ideas. I love the t-shirts and pamper box!
Yess to the pamper box! Anything with a little self-love, i’m all about. I’d love to try out that book by Emily Ley!
My husband got me a photography class one year and I LOVED it! Not only the class (because learning! yay!) but he it also gave me some guaranteed time out of the house every week which is so refreshing!
This is a great list of mom gift ideas. Most of these I have not seen recommended yet. Fun unique gifts are great.
Wander Women Abroad says
OO these are such cute and adorable ideas! I cant wait to get my momma a few of these
That mommy pamper box looks fantastic! With my stress level, I could totally go for that as a Mother’s Day gift.
Cristina Petrini says
mia mamma quest’anno perchè ci tengo proprio che sia super speciale! Modifica
Sto ragionando tanto sul regalo per la mia mamma quest’anno perchè ci tengo proprio che sia super speciale!
I’m thinking so much about the gift for my mom this year because I really want it to be super special!