May 13th is right around the corner, which means it’s the perfect time to pick up the best last-minute Mother’s Day gifts! No one quite understands the busy life of a mom more than a mother herself — and no one is more deserving of gifts that help her wind down from the everyday mayhem that comes with the title. It can be hard to figure out what to get for the woman who selflessly puts everyone else first: What gift could say “thank you” best?
Appreciation comes in all forms, and even if it’s impossible to put into words how much you love and care about her, these gifts will certainly make her smile. She might be a fashionista, an incredible cook, an ambitious entrepreneur, an intuitive gardener, or a mixture of these and more. We have the bases covered on the last-minute gifts that are special enough to where they won’t feel last-minute when she opens them, whether you’re looking for gifts for your mom, gifts for your stepmom, or gifts for your grandma. (If you’re looking for some of the best subscription boxes for moms — which also make fabulous gifts — we’ve still got you covered.)
Best Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts You Can Buy on Amazon or Online
From calming lavender bath salts to soft satin pajamas, here are all the Mother’s Day gifts that will let her induldge and take time for herself. Scroll down to see the best Mother’s Day gifts you can buy on Amazon!
1. Silver Brass “She is Fierce” Bangle
The strongest woman you know deserves to be reminded of her perseverance, strength, and resilience. This dainty bracelet’s affirmation will ensure she’ll never forget all the challenges she’s successfully overcome. It’s a simple, yet eye-catching, piece that’s also empowering.
Where to buy: $17.99, Amazon
2. AHAVA Dead Sea Mineral Bath Salt
There’s nothing like a soothing salt bath to make stress and tension disappear. Collected from the Dead Sea, these salt crystals contain 21 essential health-inducing minerals that will soften her skin, ease pain, and relax her muscles. Not only will the salt contribute to a rejuvenating bathtime, but the calming lavender scent will make de-stressing that much easier.
Where to buy: $22, Nordstrom
3. Satin Pajama Set
Moms may have an old t-shirt or two that they sleep in, but may not indulge in a set that’s as luxurious as it is comfy. Alexander Del Rossa’s silky soft set comes with a button-up top, elastic-waist bottoms, and a matching sleep mask. For added convenience, they’re machine-washable, so she can feel and look luxurious without having to hand wash or dry clean.
Where to buy: $31.35 to $39.98, Amazon
4. Zen Breeze Essential Oil Diffuser
Winding down can be as simple as a click of a button. This essential oil diffuser will mist the room in whichever oil she chooses, whether she’s using lavender to relax and sleep or citrus to boost her mood and feel energized. The body of the diffuser also lights up in 14 different colors, which can be used for ambiance or as a night light. White, light brown faux wood, and dark brown faux wood are your color options, so no matter what your mom’s home decor style is, you’ll find one that fits her taste.
Where to buy: $26.95, Amazon
5. KORRES Wild Rose Vitamin C Petal Peel Set
Treating her to something she can enjoy doing, but also get anti-aging benefits from is one fabulous gift. KORRES is exceptional at using natural, plant-based ingredients to get results that are just as good as skin improvements from chemical-derived products. Instead of using harsh, artificial chemicals, this set uses natural vitamin C and natural AHAs derived from fruit to gently exfoliate and micro peel her skin. The result? She’ll be impressed with her youthful, smooth complexion and feel confident.
Where to buy: $64, Amazon
6. Five-Minute Journal
Many of us love the idea of being able to keep a journal or sit down and get our thoughts out. But finding the time to set aside makes it less of a reality. The five-minute journal fixes that by taking only, you guessed it, five minutes to do. Gifting her with this journal reminds her to find those five minutes for herself each day, even if she’s feeling overwhelmed. The prompts in the journal help inspire and create an appreciation and gratitude for all aspects of life. It’s a quick way for her to release any negativity she’s feeling and reflect on the positive.
Where to buy: $22.95, Amazon
7. Travel Tea Mug With Coaster Lid
While there might be a handful of coffee mugs already sitting at the top of her cupboard, this porcelain travel tea mug is a refreshing change. Inside is a small infuser, so she won’t have to wait for tea to steep before she heads out the door. The matching lid keeps the heat in and doubles as a coaster to set the infuser on once her tea is done brewing. The mug is dishwasher and microwave-safe, and comes in a variety of pretty colors.
Where to buy: $17.99, Amazon
8. Modern Woven Farmhouse Throw Blanket
Thick and soft, this blanket is the perfect accent piece for any home. Whether she wants to style it or use it for curling up during a movie, a high-quality throw is a thoughtful gift, especially when this one is such a good deal. The burnt orange color fits beautifully in a home with a farmhouse chic style, but the blanket also comes in black and white yarn and blue and white yarn that work well fans of minimalism or beach house owners.
Where to buy: $44.99, Amazon
9. Kate Spade Purse
For the ultimate treat, this Kate Spade purse is a splurge that she’d probably never buy for herself. It’s well-built and sturdy, so it won’t fall a part when coming in contact with curious little hands, running errands, and the elements. The exterior pocket makes finding her keys and phone simple, and to ensure it fits her eye for style, you have 10 different color choices for the soft leather exterior.
Where to buy: $167.90, Amazon
10. Chic Bluetooth Speaker
Working, relaxing by the pool, cooking, cleaning, and camping will all be a lot more fun with a portable bluetooth speaker. The leather strap and wood top give this mini music box a chic, modern look, and its speaker plays music crisp and clear. By simply syncing her smart phone, laptop, or tablet with the speaker, she can sing and dance her way through any activity. She can also use it as a hands-free speaker phone when you call her.
Where to buy: $29.99, Amazon
11. Growing Heirloom Flowers Book
Moms with green thumbs and who would much rather be spending time in the garden than inside will appreciate this beautiful book. Growing heirloom flowers takes time, and with this book she’ll have a beautiful assortment in no time. If she’s a crafter and wants flowers for projects, a budding florist, or just a flower enthusiast, this book covers how to grow these beautiful blooms for all those reasons.
Where to buy: $19.06, Amazon
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