17 Amazing Gifts For Mom That Will Make Her Year
Make your mom's holiday season special with these gorgeous gifts.
Moms are notoriously hard to shop for. After all, what do you possibly give the woman who literally gave you life, not to mention sat uncomplaining through eight years of clarinet practice? A dried-macaroni-and-glitter card or breakfast in bed (a.k.a. soggy waffles) may have done the trick when you were five, but those days are long gone. Never fear. We've found 17 amazing presents that will make mom's year—honestly, they might even make you her favorite! And if you left your shopping to the last minute, check out these 30 Genius Last-Minute Gifts for Mom.
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This shiatsu foot massager
Give mom the gift of spa-quality massages in her own living room. This shiatsu foot massager has multiple settings, including light and deep touch, acupressure, and gentle heat. With a glass of Cab in one hand and the remote control in the other, this thoughtful gift allows mom to customize her relaxation with a push of a button. And for gifts you and mom can share, check out these 20 Adorable Mother Daughter Gifts They're Sure to Love.
This custom pet portrait
If mom's other favorite kid is her fur-baby, this is the present for her. Simply upload a photo of Fido or Fluffy, select the portrait style, and voila! A Renaissance-style masterpiece that's sure to make mom smile every time she sees it.
This personalized planner
Help mom check items off her to-do list with this incredibly detailed planner. Featuring a Yearly View, Monthly View, and Weekly View—with a section specifically for tasks—this planner will help mom stay organized. You can even score extra points by getting it monogrammed. And for more custom presents she's sure to love, check out these 20 Personalized Gifts That Will Blow Your Mom's Mind.
This gorgeous Fitbit
For the mama who is up at dawn to pound the pavement or unroll the yoga mat, you need a gift that can keep up. The Fitbit Versa 2 measures heart rate, monitors sleep, tracks calories burned, and stores up to 300 songs to help mom sweat it out while looking cool.
This copper kettle
What mom really needs is a quiet moment each morning, so fix her a cup of tea or pour-over coffee using this shiny copper kettle. With features like brass and wood accents, a BPA-free cool-grip handle, and an iconic gooseneck spout, this gift is sure to please, whether it's being used for afternoon tea or just sitting pretty on her stove. And for more perfect pick-me-ups, check out The 25 Best Gifts for Coffee Lovers.
This convenient belt bag
For the mom who chants "phone, wallet, keys!" at the front door (and still manages to forget something), a fashionable—and practical—belted bag will keep everything close at hand. It's available in soft rosette and classic black, so mom can coordinate with her outfit.
This classic coat
A classic three-button coat is an integral part of any wardrobe. This versatile wool jacket with its unique cocoon shape goes effortlessly from the boardroom to date night. Better yet—the sizes range from 00 to 16, so mom's sure to find the perfect fit. And for more gorgeous ways to beat the cold, check out these 40 Amazing Accessories That Will Keep You Warmer All Winter.
This family portrait
Get ready for waterworks when you give mom this customized print of your family. Choose skin tone, hair, and clothing colors—then, customize it with pets, your last name, and the year you were "established" as a family.
This honey bath
This decadent bubble bath has it all: natural ingredients like honey and peony petals, lots of foaming bubbles, and—our favorite part—a delicious crème brulee scent that will make mom feel like she's finishing the dessert course at a five-star restaurant in Paris.
This weighted blanket
Repay mom for all those sleepless nights by giving her this incredible weighted blanket. Filled with small glass beads, this blanket is the ultimate sleep aid to help mom fall asleep, stay asleep, and wake well-rested.
This ceramic Dutch oven
Strong, durable, and iconic, the Le Creuset Dutch oven will become a staple in your mom's kitchen in no time. Whether mom's making her world-famous brisket or chicken noodle soup, she will appreciate its ability to maintain even and consistent heat.
This essential oil diffuser
Bring the spa to mom with this sleek ultrasonic essential oil diffuser and humidifier. This 5-in-1 aromatherapy device improves sleep, relieves stress, and reinforces immunity, all while scenting any room with her favorite oil blends.
This cozy flannel sheet set
These ultra-soft 100 percent brushed cotton flannel sheets are the real deal. Made in Portugal, they are won't shrink, fade, or pill. Mom won't want to get out of bed!
These fleece-lined boots
Mom always made sure that you wore your warmest footwear all winter long. Return the favor by getting her these incredibly practical—and fashionable!—faux fur-lined Dr. Marten Chelsea boots. With a lug sole and the brand's iconic yellow top-stitching, there's no need to compromise style for comfort in these.
This fleece-lined robe
The only thing cozier than a long fleece-lined robe? A fleece-lined robe with pockets, of course! The plush Nirvana Robe from Natori comes in four lovely colors and it's even machine-washable.
This canvas weekender
Herschel Supply Co.'s roomy duffel is big enough for everything mom needs for a weekend getaway. Made of sturdy yet lightweight nylon, this bag has ingenious features like a padded shoulder strap, hidden interior pocket, and a retractable shoe compartment.
These shearling-lined slippers
These cozy and plush shearling slippers will keep mom's feet toasty all winter long. What sets these apart from other slippers, however, is the sturdy sole that's durable enough for mom's stealthy early morning trips to the mailbox.