25 last-minute Mother's Day gifts to shower Mom with this year

Mother's Day gifts suited for the Queen of your heart

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Roses are red, violets are blue, this year are you looking for Mother's Day gifts that scream: I love you? With May 9th quickly approaching, we suspect you are, and when it comes to what to give the most important woman in your life, we're here to help. 

Whether you have one mom to spoil or several influential women in your life to show gratitude towards, our team has it covered — especially after this year. 

With so many moms subbing in as teachers, housekeepers, and on-call therapists during the pandemic, while we can't put a price on love, this year, we will most definitely be trying. 

From indulgent gifts to meaningful ones, we've rounded up 21 of the best Mother's Day gifts suited for the queen of our hearts. 

Need a suggestion? Continue reading to see. 

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1. The perfect plush piece

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Classic Bathrobe (opens in new tab) for $99, at Parachute

Whether she's whipping up breakfast or lounging on the couch, this perfectly plush piece (opens in new tab) is the way to go. With two slouchy front pockets, a snug waist tie, and a cozy shawl collar, this super plush bathrobe is the ultimate relaxation wear. 

2. A pair of soft slip-on slippers

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Women's Cross Band Slippers (opens in new tab) for $22.99, at Amazon

Moms are constantly running around, and their feet never catch a break — or at least, they didn't until now. Give mom (and her feet) the TLC they need with these super-soft slip-on slippers.  (opens in new tab)


3. This must-have machine

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Keurig K-Supreme Single-Serve K-Cup Pod Coffee Maker (opens in new tab) for $139.99, at Target

Moms rely on coffee, and why not give her the strongest, most precise cup of Joe to date with Keurig's best coffee machines (opens in new tab)? This innovative machine (opens in new tab) allows her to set everything from her intended strength, size, and temperature on a case-by-case basis— which is perfect on those days when she needs a cup or two. 

4. This magnificent mug

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Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug² (opens in new tab)starting at $99, at Best Buys

Great moms need great coffee mugs, and why not opt for this Ember one (opens in new tab) that is a favorite of Reese Witherspoon's. With specific controls —perfect for adjusting to your preferred temperature — this mug will keep mornings cool and coffee hot. 


5. This sleek skillet

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No. 12 Cast Iron Skillet (opens in new tab) for $200, at Smithey Ironware

Notice that mom's go-to pan is looking a little fried? Turn up the volume and kick things up a notch with this satin-polished skillet (opens in new tab). Suitable perfect for pan-frying chicken, searing steaks on the range, roasting game and vegetables in the oven, even baking biscuits, this non-stick pan is a must. 

6. This instant pot

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Instant Pot Duo 6qt 7-in-1 Pressure Cooker (opens in new tab)for $99, at Target

Sure, there are never enough hours in the day, but this 7-in-1 option (opens in new tab)will free up some extra time usually spent in the kitchen. With a handful of buttons, and tons of features and functions, this pressure cooker will do just that: take the pressure off cooking. 


7. This rosé-inspired idea

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Mother's Day Wine (opens in new tab) for $109, at Gourmet Gift Baskets

Featuring an elegant wood crate, this basket (opens in new tab) provides two bottles of coveted wines, along with an array of delectable accompaniments. Complete with crisp cracked pepper kettle corn, nut-free sugar cookies, and a soy-blend wax candle, this stunning arrangement is sure to make Mother's Day unforgettable.

8. This chocolate choice

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Mother's Day Chocolate Gift Basket Deluxe (opens in new tab) for $154.99, at Gourmet Gift Baskets

Inside a black leatherette two-handled basket, Mom will find arrangements of indulgent chocolate-themed snacks (opens in new tab). Boasting exquisite, slow-melting chocolates that are handcrafted by artisans, gourmet extra-fancy bite-sized cookies, and a variety of chocolate truffles.

9. A best-selling blanket

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Barefoot Dreams In the Wild Throw Blanket (opens in new tab) for $180, at Nordstrom

A favorite of Chrissy Teigen, this Barefoot Dreams blanket (opens in new tab) will add a cozy detail to any living room or bedroom décor with an irresistibly soft blanket made from sumptuous microfiber for around-the-clock cuddling that's perfect for mom. 

10. This chic cookbook

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Eat Better, Feel Better: My Recipes for Wellness and Healing, Inside and Out by Giada De Laurentiis (opens in new tab) l Was $32.50, Now $19.48, at Amazon 

Want something a bit more interactive? Transform your relationship with mom, cooking, and food all at once with help from this cookbook (opens in new tab). Make it a nightly activity or something special to save for the weekend; either way, it's the go-to you and mom will love. 

11. A fabulous fragrance

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Orphéon Eau De Parfum (opens in new tab) for $188, at diptyque 

Soft, subtle, and smoky, this fabulous Diptyque fragrance (opens in new tab) is the decadent delight every Mom needs. 

Still, want more? Check out our best home fragrance (opens in new tab)buying guide for more options! 


12. This luxurious candle

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Jo Malone London Pomegranate Noir Scented Home Candle (opens in new tab) for $68, at Nordstrom

If you're looking for the best candle, (opens in new tab) look no further than this luxurious Jo Malone (opens in new tab) choice. Designed to perfection, it will instantly fill homes with a dark and enigmatic scent of Pomegranate Noir that mom will love. 

13. This personalized pick

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Handwritten Recipe Cutting Board (opens in new tab)starting at $59, from Etsy

Notice that Mom is always searching for grandma's recipe? Keep her most prized possession in one place by engraving it into this cutting board (opens in new tab)— sure to be cherished for generations to come. 

14. This timeless throw

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Love Letter Blanket (opens in new tab) starting at $135, at Etsy

Keep mom warm and toasty by wrapping her up in this love letter blanket (opens in new tab). Use your childhood Mother's Day cards from the past, or write her a brand-new one, either way, it's the timeless treasure she'll never want to let go of. 

15. This floral arrangement

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Pink Dream Peach Dried Flowers Bouquet (opens in new tab)starting at $14, at Etsy

This dried rose bouquet is the floral arrangement (opens in new tab) that is sure to leave mom blushing. 

16. This family keepsake

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Custom Family Est. Sign (opens in new tab) for $169, at Etsy

Make your mark by establishing your family origins à la this memorable wall sign. (opens in new tab)

17. This calming choice

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Naturopathica Sweet Birch Magnesium Bath Flakes (11 oz.) (opens in new tab)for $42, at Dermstore

Bring mom some much-needed TLC with this miracle-in-jar. This daily soak (opens in new tab)treatment relieves muscle aches and stiffness— sure to wipe away even her most challenging of days. 

18. This sweet selection

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The Pioneer Woman 4 Quart Ice Cream Maker, Sweet Rose (opens in new tab)for $34.95, at Walmart

Let Mom indulge in her sweetest indulgences with this ice cream maker (opens in new tab)that will whip up the most delicious treats in no time!

19. This cooking apron

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Kitchen Apron for Mom (opens in new tab)l Was $31.99, Now $29.79, at Amazon

Reach for this two-pocket kitchen apron (opens in new tab) to help mom claim her rightful throne: queen of the kitchen. 

20. This yoga kit

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7-in-1 Yoga Kit (opens in new tab)l Was $32.95, Now $25.45, at Amazon

If you're looking for the best home gym equipment (opens in new tab), this 7-in-1 yoga set (opens in new tab)will give mom all the tools and required necessities to keep her downward dog in perfect form. 

21. This trendy tea kettle

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MacKenzie-Childs Courtly Check Two-Quart Tea Kettle (opens in new tab)for $128, at Neiman Marcus

If coffee isn't Mom's go-to, why not opt for this checkboard print tea kettle (opens in new tab)? It's sleek and sophisticated and also comes equipped with Kris Jenner's stamp of approval. 

Still, want more? Check out our best tea kettle (opens in new tab) buying guide for more options! 

22. This trendy Apple watch band

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23. These dreamy diamonds

Mother's Day Diamond Nexxus earrings

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Emerald-Cut Stud Earrings, Tension Backs, Basket Set (opens in new tab) l Was $200, Now starting at $160, at Diamond Nexus

These studs are sophisticated and elegant. The Emerald cut Nexus Diamond alternatives (opens in new tab) have an air of 1920s glamour, yet the simple basket settings look contemporary and sleek to complete any polished look.


24. This personalized piece

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Personalized Cutting Board (opens in new tab) for $24.99, at Amazon

Capture the most important dates in your family, by gifting Mom this personalized cutting board. (opens in new tab) It's the special something she'll use for years to come — and pass down, too. 

25. This cute candle

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Sweet Water Decor 'Best Mom Ever' Candle (opens in new tab) for $20, at Amazon

Last but not least, this 'Best Mom Ever' Candle (opens in new tab) is taking the cake, and sure to have Mom crowning you her 'favorite' child. 

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Brittany Romano is a Shopping Editor, based in New York City. From her start as a fashion market assistant at Marie Claire to building a highly profitable commerce vertical at Us Weekly and AMI brands, Brittany has produced award-winning content covering everything from celebrity beauty hacks to must-have items from online sales. She is a graduate of New England College. When she isn’t writing, you can find Brittany indulging in yet another DIY project or cheering on her beloved Boston Bruins. 

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