8 Great Gifts for Mother's Day

8 Great Gifts for Mother's Day

She’s your go-to shopping bud, your shoulder to cry on, and your partner in crime...not to mention, the woman you thank for your impeccable genes! This year, we think it’s time you cancel your bouquet of roses plan for mom. Put that creative spirit you inherited from her to good use and get her something she’ll cherish forever. 

We crafted a little gift guide with a list of ideas to get your shopping trip started! Whether she’s a bookworm, a world traveler, or somewhere in between, this list has something for every type of mom!


1. FOR THE BOOKWORM: The Paris Wife

The Paris Wife

Price: $9.68 at Barnes & Noble

Books are the perfect gifts, because hey, we’re all on a budget of some sort, right? And what better gift if she’s a total bookworm? Odds are she’s probably still a sucker for the thrill of a physical book, so head on over to Barnes and Noble and pick up The Paris Wife…. And when she’s done, put it on your reading list as well. It’s a pure classic.


2. FOR THE JETSETTER: Lancôme Miracle Cushion Liquid Cushion Compact 

Lancôme Miracle Cushion Liquid Cushion Compact 

Price: $47 at Sephora

Does she jet-set on the weekends and need travel-friendly cosmetics? Cushion compacts are so in right now. These compacts contain a BB or CC cream-saturated sponge that helps apply decent amounts of coverage, moisture, and SPF without making a mess -- perfect for any mom who likes to touch up on-the-go!


3. FOR THE MAKEUP JUNKIE: Guerlain Météorites Illuminating Powder Pearls

Guerlain Météorites Illuminating Powder Pearls

Price: $62 at Sephora  

Does she like to add a little glimmer to her cheeks? Guerlain’s pearls will do just the trick. Plus, the packaging will add some flare to her vanity! This cute little compact will seriously back a punch when added to some matching flowers, a card, and some candy!


4. FOR THE STAY-AT-HOME SPA MOM: Burt’s Bees Baby Bee Bubble Bath

Burt’s Bees Baby Bee Bubble Bath

Price: $8.89 at Walgreens

She deserves a little pampering time! Foaming bath soap is the perfect gift for any mom wanting to get some use out of the bath tub. And there’s nothing quite like the smell of Burt’s Bees Baby Bee Bubble Bath. It’s truly relaxing and leaves skin feeling extra smooth. 


5. FOR THE COFFEE ADDICT: Keurig Elite Coffee Maker

Keurig Elite Coffee Maker 

Price: $120 at K Mart

Any coffee-lovin’ mama is sure to appreciate the king of coffee makers. If this isn’t already apart of her morning routine, make it happen for her! This is the gift that keeps on giving, just think about all the money she'll save once she's sipping her cup of joe right at home!


6. FOR THE HOME MAKER: Patriot Candles Layered Jar

Patriot Candles Layered Jar

Price: $9.50 at Walgreens

For the mom who always likes the house to smell a little sweeter.  This candle is an easy gift that any mom will love. Trust us, every time she turns this candle she'll think of you and smile!


7. FOR THE SKIN CARE GURU: Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex

Price: $62 at Sephora

If your mom is a skin care guru, this product will not disappoint. She’ll love that it’s lightweight and will plump up her skin for a youthful feel and glow!  Did we mention it also WON best skin serum in the 2015 Influenster Reviewers' Choice Awards - Best in Beauty?! Thousands of Influensters are raving about this serum, and soon your mom will be too!


8. FOR THE YOGI: Pure Fitness Yoga Mat

Pure Fitness Yoga Mat

Price: $19.99 at Walgreens

For the ultimate yogi mom, there’s no gift greater than a new mat with extra sturdiness! We know, she might have a ton of yoga mats in the house, but think about purchasing some more workout gear or a yoga package to go along with this!


See a little something she might like? What are you getting your mom the Mother's Day?! Tell us in the comments below!

About the Author
Claire R.
Claire R.
I'm a Texas girl living in NYC and obsessed with all things beauty–hot rollers (so southern, I know!), lipstick, and magnetic eyeshadows are just a few of my favorite things. Follow me @clairehrodgers on Instagram!