Though we’re hoping that Mother’s Day 2021 looks very different from last year’s, the day still calls for unique Mother’s Day gifts. For us, that means making their day special with design-forward decor, luxurious linens, delicious fragrances, and accents for the outdoors.
Whether you’re quarantining together or remotely and no matter where she’s spending the day—the kitchen, the garden, the bath, or curled up on the couch—these 50 gift ideas will make sure she feels as special as she is.
Gifts for the Kitchen
Oak Chopping Board
This oak cutting board is sustainably forested and perfect for food prep or presentation.
Cuisinart Bread Maker
If she’s not so enamored of the DIY bread making that swept social media the past year, but still very much a fan of fresh bread.
8 Inch Chef Knife
Upgrade her kitchen game with this set of essential knives, made by artisans in France.
Nyanga Dessert Bowl, Set of 4
They may be meant for dessert, but these handcrafted bowls, made in Zimbabwe, would look great on the table no matter the meal.
Gifts for the Bath
Hollywood Bath Tissue Box
For a pop of color in the bathroom, this acrylic cover by Jonathan Adler is a sophisticated option.
Marbled Bath Accessories
For keeping organized in style, this set of five bathroom accessories will make her countertop shine.
Live Edge Wood Bath Caddy
Nothing says “Treat yourself” like a bath caddy. Send the message loud and clear with this adjustable teak version.
Super-Plush Bath Towels
The next best thing to an in-person hug? Getting wrapped in luxe Turkish cotton.
Looped Geo Runner Bath Mat
To make sure she never gets cold feet again, this soft terry bathmat offers plush relief.
Gifts for Staying Connected
Glo offers classes in yoga, meditation, and conditioning—among many others—if your mom is looking to connect with her body or a new wellness practice.
What’s the mom in your life into? Whether it’s entrepreneurship, gardening, cooking, writing, politics, or fashion design (the list goes on), MasterClass offers instruction from some of the most notable names in their respective fields.
AirPods With Charging Case
This is really one of those gifts that’s more for you—make sure she hears you loud and clear on all your upcoming FaceTimes.
Modern Metal Picture Frame
Surround her with custom framed photos of all her favorite people—it’s a thoughtful gift for any time of year.
Get Together Mini Portable Bluetooth Speaker
She can take this portable, sustainably made speaker with her anywhere she goes around the house or yard, and the charge lasts up to 10 hours.
Gifts for the Garden
Sophie Conran Hand Trowel
Any gardeners best friend, this trowel is made of stainless steel and has an ergonomic handle.
Circle Hummingbird Feeder
She may not be able to have human visitors this year, but a hummingbird appearance is a close second.
Woven Tule Stool
Wire Pot + Oil Lamp
This stylish set of planter and oil lamp will make sure the garden can be enjoyed at any hour.
LED I Shape Indoor Garden Grow Light
If she doesn’t have outdoor space to grow plants in, this grow light will work inside.
Solo Stove Bonfire
Gifts for Staying Cozy
Oversized Velvet Lumbar Pillow
A plush pillow is a perfect choice for anyone (everyone!) in need of some relaxation and cheerful home decor.
Women’s Waffle Robe
A comfy organic cotton robe can complement any quarantine-inspired pajama ensemble.
Blue Rainbow Striped Fuzzy Blanket
This colorful wool accent, handwoven in India, will bring some cheer.
Climate Beneficial Wool Mattress Topper
It may be impossible not to be happy when hugging one of these handmade, Muppet-like throw pillows—a perfectly unique Mother’s Day gift.
Gifts That Smell Great
There’s nothing like a gift set! Choose any three of Otherland’s signature coconut-and-soy candles and include a custom message for one-stop shopping.
Lavender Essential Oil
Known for its calming and purifying properties, lavender essential oil is pretty essential right now. A perfect gift for a mom in need of some self-care.
Big Sur After Rain Candle
D.S. & DURGA hand-pour their candles in Brooklyn, but this one is meant to transport you to the beach.
Copal & Sage Smudge Kit with Palo Santo, Moroccan Geode Encrusted Glass Jar
Not only will this gift smell great, it’ll help her clear the energy in her space courtesy of sage, palo santo, and rose quartz.
Gifts for Under $50
Kinto SCS-S03 Mug
The only thing better than getting her a mug? Get her two and set up your next brunch hang together.
Addie Large Glass Bowl
These sleek serving bowls are crafted by glassblowers in Poland—the perfect gift if Mom loves a minimalist pick.
Holey Cheese Candle in Marigold
For a unique Mother’s Day gift that’ll make Mom chuckle every time she looks at it, this cheesy candle is the one.