Last-Minute Mother's Day Gift Ideas
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, so don’t forget to get Mama something nice! Even the smallest Mother’s Day gift like a sweet pair of gardening gloves or a pretty candle will mean the world to her. Although we should tell our mothers how much we appreciate them every day of the year, Mother’s Day is the time to go all-out with love for Mama. You might be more concerned with planning your Mother’s Day spread (because you know she can be picky), but don’t let getting her a gift slip away! There’s still time, so get Mama one of these adorable last-minute Mother’s Day gift ideas she’s sure to love.
OMG Mother Was Right Towel
BUY IT: $9; amazon.com
OMG, we've found the perfect gift for your mom that can arrive at your doorstep in two days.
Cooling Wine Glasses
BUT IT: $26; amazon.com
These wine glasses will ensure that her wine stays cool during the hot summer months.
BUY IT: from $38; bouqs.com
Beautiful blooms delivered right to her front door.
The New Southern Living Garden Book: The Ultimate Guide to Gardening
BUY IT: $19; amazon.com
Whether she is a new gardener or a seasoned professional, this book will answer all of her questions.
Burt's Bees Hand Repair Gift Set
BUY IT: $13; amazon.com
This gift set will be a welcome treat for her hands.
Box Sign Herb Picks
BUY IT: $10; amazon.com
To complete this gift for the enthusiastic gardener, pair this herb pick set with a few pots of her favorite herbs.
All in Good Taste
BUY IT: $12; amazon.com
A charming coffee table book from Kate Spade that offers a complete guide to entertaining.
BUY IT: from $30; birchbox.com
Choose from a 3, 6, or 12 month subscription.
To-Go Casserole Carrier
BUY IT: $40 for a set of two; food52.com
You might want to go ahead and buy a few sets of these beauties—Once Mama’s friends see this casserole carrier that’s potluck perfection, they’ll all want one, too.
Kate Spade Citrus Twist Recipe Box
BUY IT: $30; katespade.com
Let us guess: Mama’s old recipe cards are all over the place, and she can’t find the one she’s looking for half the time? We can relate. Give her the cutest excuse to reorganize her recipes with this sunny recipe box.
Mark & Graham Rio Tote
BUY IT: $49; markandgraham.com
She’ll be toting this adorable beach-to-everyday bag everywhere this summer, and you can personalize it with a monogram tag so it’s all hers (which, unfortunately, means you can’t steal it from her when you fall in love with it, too).
Paper Source Custom Stamp Gift Set
BUY IT: $39.95; papersource.com
This is a thoughtful gift that she’ll be able to use forever, and she’ll really appreciate it.
Iris Bulbs and Footed Ceramic Pot
BUY IT: $38; shopterrain.com
The iris bulbs arrive in a dormant state so they’re ready to flower after you give to Mama, so she can watch them grow and enjoy them all spring.
Thin Gold Hoop Earrings
BUY IT: $20; dillards.com
We could all use a good pair of everyday hoops, and this simple gold pair will go with everything in her closet.
Lilly Pulitzer List Pad
BUY IT: $28; lillypulitzer.com
She’s a busy woman, and she’s always going to need somewhere to jot down to dos, dreams, and important dates—she might as well write them on something beautiful! This also comes in another tropical pattern with a pink acrylic holder instead of clear.
BH Cosmetics Pretty in Pink 10-Piece Brush Set with Cosmetic Bag
BUY IT: $26; ulta.com
You might want to buy one of these budget-friendly makeup brush sets for yourself, too, because we all know it’s about time we swapped ours out for new ones.
BUY IT: $30; uncommongoods.com
If your Mama is a displaced Southerner who occasionally longs for the comforts of home, send some her way with these candles that smell like a memory.
S’well Water Bottle
BUY IT: $35; markandgraham.com
With plenty of color and monogram options, you can personalize this gift to fit your mom’s style.
Copper and Brass Louise Trays
BUY IT: from $50; food52.com
These gorgeous trays are a beautiful coffee table or bar cart accent, and you can start Mama a collection, adding on with a different size or color for her birthday or Christmas!
Tocca Mini Replica Eau De Parfum Set
BUY IT: $25; anthropologie.com
Give her a little spring refresh with these pretty mini perfumes that she’ll love to display on her vanity.
Iron Watering Can
BUY IT: $20; shopterrain.com
This minimalistic watering can will look beautiful in your mother’s garden shed, whichever of the three colors you pick.
Tea Drop Sampler
BUY IT: $34; uncommongoods.com
If she loves a warm cup of tea in the afternoon, these cute little tea drops dissolve right in her mug—no steeping and tea-bag disposal required!
3-Piece Enamel-on-Steel Colander Set
BUY IT: $39.99; dillards.com
These vintage-inspired colanders are cute enough to earn a spot on the counter instead of in the cabinet!
Paper Source Monogram Laurel Stationery
BUY IT: $35.80; papersource.com
Every Southern woman could use an update on her stationery, and this pretty but simple pattern is timeless.
Mini Indoor Hand Tool Set
BUY IT: $18; shopterrain.com
This sweet little set is perfect for daily and weekly upkeep for her indoor plants.
Mark & Graham Daily Leather Mini Roll
BUY IT: $45; markandgraham.com
If Mama is always fumbling in her purse to find that tube of lipstick, extra pen, or her phone charger, this mini leather pouch is perfect for everyday organization, and you can personalize it with her monogram.
Woven Wine Tote with Glasses
BUY IT: $40; uncommongoods.com
If she’s a Mama who loves to host, she’ll adore this fun gift that’s perfect for backyard parties, picnics, or sunset cocktails at the beach. Gift it with her favorite bottle of wine inside for a personal touch.
Modern Cotton Oven Mitt
BUY IT: $32; food52.com
If Mama’s oven mitts are looking a little worn out, these minimalist patterns will match any kitchen décor.
Capri Blue Volcano Hand Soap & Lotion Caddy
BUY IT: $38; anthropologie.com
This luxurious duo will leave skin soft and smelling amazing, and they’re ready to go in a cute little caddy.
Kate Spade Keaton Jewelry Box
BUY IT: $40; katespade.com
If she likes all things dainty and pretty, this jewelry box will fit right in on her vanity.
Cream Footed Cake Plate
BUY IT: $45; dillards.com
You were already on her good side for offering to make dessert for Mother’s Day lunch, so just imagine the favorite-child status you’ll get when you present said dessert on a brand new cake plate for Mom.
Floral Garden Weeder Gloves
BUY IT: $14; shopterrain.com
If she’s still using those old beat up gardening gloves she stole from your dad, give mom a spring refresh with these gloves that make gardening look glam.
Clinique Dewy Delights Gift Set
BUY IT: $25; ulta.com
We’ve never met anyone who wouldn’t be thrilled to open up a box of Clinique goodies.
Lilly Pulitzer Beach Cooler
BUY IT: $34; lillypulitzer.com
Of course, Mom can use this adorable cooler for the beach, but she can also take it along to the grandkids’ soccer games, on road trips with Dad, or for picnics with the girls. When was the last time she replaced those soft coolers in the hall closet? It’s definitely time for a fashionable upgrade.
Paper Source White Blossoms on Mint Stationery Set
BUY IT: $14.95; papersource.com
This delicate pattern is so beautiful for any thank you note, sympathy card, or letters she will write.
Trina Turk Amazing Maze Throw
State Cheese Boards
BUY IT: $48; uncommoongoods.com
Show a little home-state pride with a beautiful bamboo cheese board she’ll use all the time for hosting.
OPI Always Bare For You Nail Lacquer 4pc Mini Pack
Sunny Days Kerchief Scarf
BUY IT: $38; anthropologie.com
This beautiful silk scarf, which also comes in a yellow pattern we love, can be worn around her neck, in her hair, or tied onto her purse to add a fun spring element to any outfit.
Paper Source Secret Garden Tea Towels
BUY IT: $19.95; papersource.com
These tea towels will look adorable in her kitchen for spring and summer.
Lilly Pulitzer Pool Flip Flop
BUY IT: $38; lillypulitzer.com
If Mom has a beach vacation coming up this summer, she’ll adore these fun flip flops.
Grey Splatter Enamel Serving Utensils
Sephora Collection Sleep Dreams Set
BUY IT: $49; sephora.com
Give Mom the ultimate present—a good night’s sleep that cares for her skin and hair. A hypoallergenic silk blend eye mask, silk pillowcase, and 100 percent polyester hair scrunchy ensure her hair and skin can breathe, with no hair tear or damage.
Mistral Classic Bar Soap Set
BUY IT: $16; anthropologie.com
When in doubt, get her something you know she’ll use. Bonus points if it’s pretty and smells amazing, like these delicate soaps.