11 Mother's Day Gift Ideas

11 Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Jun 10th 2022

May 8th is Mother's Day, and many of us are probably wondering what the perfect gift for our wonderful parent would be.

Thankfully, there are dozens of options to choose from, but simple gestures that support the fostering of a lovely home and self-care are almost always seen as invaluable.


A pitcher is an excellent gift if your mom enjoys hosting family members and friends at her place. She can leave it in the guestroom as a way to be extra welcoming to any visitors and, if you get a beautifully-crafted porcelain version, she can also brighten up the living room with a lovely floral arrangement!


If your mother loves to cook or bake, she will almost certainly appreciate a cookbook. You may even want to eavesdrop on who her favorite chefs are on the Food Network channel, and get her a book from one of the masters!

Honestly, nothing is quite as appreciated by your mom as a gift that fosters her creative passions in life.

Massage Gift Card

Moms are busy people.

They are probably either working on passion projects, decorating or cleaning up the home, preparing meals for their guests, or helping others tidy up their residences.

They may even be working multiple jobs to fund college if you are pursuing higher education.

Fortunately, a gift card for your mother to treat herself to a massage will almost certainly be appreciated, especially if it's one to her favorite spa: She'll be able to enjoy the day on her own terms, savoring some me-time away from all of the chaos of life. 

Bouquet of Flowers

Most mothers enjoy some variety of flower arrangements. The caveat is that you'll have to make syre she's not allergic, but - if you know what her preferences and health conditions are - this is quite a lovely, budget-friendly gift that can brighten her day, especially if she's an avid gardener. 

Creative Class

If your mom is a painter, a baker, or a writer—even if she simply pursues this passion as a hobby during her free time!—it might be fun to pay for a class that you can take together.

You may want to look up wine and paint classes, cooking classes, or baking classes in the area.

There might even be a low-pressure freewriting session available.

You'll probably want to steer clear of anything that is too advanced because that could lead to a lot of stress for both of you, but if you select something fun and easy-going, you could both enjoy her special day while spending quality time together. 

Tickets to a Live Concert

If your mother is a fan of a certain band and they happen to be playing in the area, why not buy two tickets and spend the night dancing to incredible music?

This is a very memorable experience, and it will allow your mom to let loose for a little while and take a break from all of her daily responsibility.

That is one of the best gifts you can give her.

A Beautifully-Written Card

This is great as a standalone gift—particularly if you are on a budget!—or as a complementary item to go along with any other present.

To make it especially meaningful, you might want to let her know how much you appreciate all of the little things she does to make your life easier.

Moms tend to have a lot on their plate so feeling seen, acknowledged, and celebrated, can honestly make a world of difference.

Handmade Items

If you are low on cash this mother's day, you might want to gift your parent with a painting, a homemade meal, or a handcrafted card.

She'll likely appreciate the effort, and you won't have to spend a great deal of money to get her a meaningful present on her special day.

Supplies That Support Her Passion

If your mother is a painter who has not gotten herself supplies, you might want to get her a gorgeous art kit so that she knows you are supporting her passion.

If she's a baker, you may want to buy her some fancy kitchen supplies.

If she's a writer, you could get her a vintage typewriter—if she's the nostalgic type—or even a lovely notebook for her to jot down her ideas in.

This is a wonderful gesture because it lets your mother know that you're giving her permission to enjoy her passions in life, and that will almost always be appreciated.

That being said, it's probably best to purchase items that are extremely high-quality, so this option is likely best-suited to those who have a bigger budget to work with.

A Self-Care Kit

Moms are often overwhelmed, so they'll likely appreciate a self-care package, particularly if they enjoy soaking in Epsom salts baths and maintain a morning skincare ritual. You may want to include the following:

● Lotion

● Epsom Salts

● Lavender Pillow Spray

● A Facial Skincare Kit

● A Clay Mask

● Foot Lotion

● Comfortable Socks

● Body Wash

● Essential Oils

Your mother will probably be over the moon when she sees this, and it also sends a wonderful message: She deserves to take care of herself, even if she is juggling a lot.

A Rug

Overland Contemporary Geometric Cream Area Rug

A Rug can give a home a certain amount of character. Here at Decorsify, we offer a myriad of budget-friendly options, ranging from ornate to contemporary. We even have rugs with abstract art!

Here are some of our favorites:

● The Jack Contemporary Abstract Area Rug

● The Dania Transitional Solid Border Outdoor/Indoor Area Rug

● Antonia Traditional Oriental Area Rug

Your mother will likely appreciate the gesture, particularly if she's been wondering how to cover up her bare hardwood floors. If you take this route, you can even save 30% on all of our home decor items when you use the code mom30 at checkout!

Decorating a residence is a fun challenge for some and an overwhelming chore for others. We are here to offer you affordable rates on elegant items that will make your house a home.