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26 best Mother’s Day gift ideas in 2023 that say 'you’re so pretty and I love you!’

For outdoor moms, beauty moms, sporty moms and everyone in between, these are the 26 best gifts for every kind of mother figure this Mother’s Day.

collage of best mother's day gift ideas in 2023: candle, wine glasses, nuface anti aging device, scrabble, lululemon belt bag
26 best Mother's Day gift ideas for every kind of mom in 2023 (Photos via Anthropologie, Nordstrom, SSENSE, Lululemon & Brooklinen).

If it wasn’t already underlined and bolded in your calendar, Mother’s Day is less than two weeks away — so it’s time to kick your gift planning into high gear.

Mother’s Day, which falls on Sunday, May 14, is your chance to communicate to mom how much you appreciate her (via the best gift in the family, of course).

However, if your mom is anything like mine, she can be notoriously hard to shop for. Therefore, I’ve rounded up 26 gift ideas that would be perfect for every kind of mom, starting at less than $10.

For outdoor moms, beauty moms, sporty moms and everyone in between, read on to shop the 26 best gifts for every kind of mother figure this Mother’s Day. She’ll love them — I swear!

For the mom who spends every weekend at the cottage

brunette model wearing peach pink Packable Wind Jacket and white pants (photo via Northern Reflections)
Packable Wind Jacket (photo via Northern Reflections)

Packable Wind Jacket

A packable jacket is a must-have for any cottage or camping set-up. This fan-favourite style has a cinchable waist and hood and is water and wind-repellant for temperamental weather.

$45 $65 at Northern Reflections

For the mom who likes to stay hydrated

Stanley The Quencher H2.0 Flowstate 40 oz. Tumbler (Shop in Canada)

Stanley The Quencher H2.0 Flowstate 40 oz. Tumbler (Shop in the U.S.)

Stanley The Quencher H2.0 Flowstate 40 oz. Tumbler (Photo via Urban Outfitters)
Stanley The Quencher H2.0 Flowstate 40 oz. Tumbler (Photo via Urban Outfitters)

This viral travel tumbler is made from stainless steel with double-wall vacuum insulation, helping keep liquids cold for hours on end.

$59 CAD at Urban Outfitters

$45 USD at Nordstrom

For the mom who loves to garden

Ohuhu Garden Kneeler and Seat (photo via Amazon)
Ohuhu Garden Kneeler and Seat (photo via Amazon)

Ohuhu Garden Kneeler and Seat

This two-in-one device is a must-have for any gardener. Raise the legs to make a comfortable chair or lay it flat as a supportive kneeling pad. With more than 3,300 five-star reviews, shoppers say it makes gardening "less hard" on their knees and backs.

$63 at Amazon

For the mom who enjoys an aesthetically pleasing mug

Faye Mug

Faye Mug in blue, white and green mugs with floral design (Photo via Anthropologie)
Faye Mug (Photo via Anthropologie)

This best-selling mug from Anthropologie has earned a stellar average rating of 4.9 from reviewers. It's the "mug of my dreams," writes one shopper. "This mug is so cute in person and the perfect size!"

$16 at Anthropologie

For the mom with great lashes

Multi-Peptide Lash and Brow Serum (Photo via The Ordinary)
Multi-Peptide Lash and Brow Serum (Photo via The Ordinary)

Multi-Peptide Lash and Brow Serum

This fan-favourite brow and lash serum promotes a thicker, fuller and healthier look and comes backed by more than 1,300 five-star reviews.

$16 at The Ordinary

For the mom who's a regular at the nail salon

hand holding yellow bottle of Cuccio Cuticle Revitalizing Oil (Photo via Amazon)
Cuccio Cuticle Revitalizing Oil (Photo via Amazon)

Cuccio Cuticle Revitalizing Oil

Dry, cracked hands — meet cuticle oil. This milk and honey cuticle oil is formulated with a rich blend of oils to moisturize, protect and nourish dry, brittle, cracked cuticles, nails and skin. Oh yeah, one more thing: it has more than 96,000 ratings on Amazon.

$22 at Amazon

For the mom who loves to sleep in

Mulberry Silk Pillowcase in white and pink design on white sheets and pillow (photo via Brooklinen)
Mulberry Silk Pillowcase (photo via Brooklinen)

Mulberry Silk Pillowcase

A treat for your sleep, hair and skin, Brooklinen's Mulberry Silk Pillow is backed by over 1,600 reviews and a 4.8-star average rating. This pillowcase is "amazingly comfortable," lauds one reviewer. "I have definitely noticed a difference in my skin, and I no longer wake with pillow marks imprinted on my face."

$52 $69 at Brooklinen

For the mom who's afraid of Botox

NuFace MINI+ Supercharged Skin Care Set (photo via Nordstrom)
NuFace MINI+ Supercharged Skin Care Set (photo via Nordstrom)

NuFACE Mini Supercharged Skincare Routine Set

Save time at the derm and tone, lift and contour at home with this limited-edition set. The NuFACE promises a microcurrent-led "facial workout" to lift and tighten your jawline, cheekbones and other visibly aging areas.

$205 CAD $293 CAD at The Bay

$245 USD at Nordstrom

For the mom who follows trends

plus size model wearing blue and white striped The Somerset Maxi Dress in sky (photo via Anthropologie)
The Somerset Maxi Dress in sky (photo via Anthropologie)

The Somerset Maxi Dress

A cult-favourite among Anthropologie shoppers, the "universally flattering" dress has become one of the retailer's most sought-after styles, earning the approval of thousands of shoppers and one of our very own Yahoo Canada editors.

$168 at Anthropologie

For the sentimental mom

Personalized Photo Ring Dish with black and white photo of bride and women  (photo via Etsy)
Personalized Photo Ring Dish (photo via Etsy)

Personalized Photo Ring Dish

This is, quite possibly, the sweetest gift we have ever seen. The custom trinket dish has earned praise from Etsy shoppers, with one reviewer writing, "[it's] absolutely beautiful! It came in a timely manner and the photo matched perfectly."

$40 at Etsy

For the mom who appreciates pretty things

model with close up of ear with four earrings, Bold Pearl Trio Hoop Earrings (Photo via Mejuri)
Bold Pearl Trio Hoop Earrings (Photo via Mejuri)

Mejuri Bold Pearl Trio Hoop Earrings

We have a major style crush on these pearl hoop earrings from Mejuri. Handcrafted in gold vermeil, a thick layer of 18k gold over sterling silver, these earrings are set with freshwater pearls and have earned rave reviews from Mejuri shoppers.

$128 at Mejuri

For the mom who appreciates a glass of wine

Waterfall Red Wine Glasses in red, white, blue, yellow and green (photo via Anthropologie)
Waterfall Red Wine Glasses (photo via Anthropologie)

Waterfall Red Wine Glasses

These handcrafted glasses make a stunning addition to any table. Anthropologie shoppers call them "stunning" and even more "beautiful in person."

$80 at Anthropologie

For the mom who's always reading

Custom Library Stamp on book with shadow (photo via Etsy)
Custom Library Stamp (photo via Etsy)

Custom Library Stamp

Gift a truly unique gift this Mother's Day and celebrate the book lover in your life with this custom "from the library of" stamp.

$10 $16 at Etsy

For the mom who appreciates luxury

model wearing black loafers, blue jeans and black Fantino Cashmere Collared Cardigan (photo via Reformation)
Fantino Cashmere Collared Cardigan (photo via Reformation)

Reformation Fantino Cashmere Collared Cardigan

This long-sleeved, collared cardigan is made of soft cashmere and will become an all-time favourite for anyone lucky enough to own it. The luxurious sweater is available in five colours and sizes XS to XL.

$355 at Reformation

For the mom who's always on the go

Everywhere Belt Bag 1L in power blue (photo via Lululemon)
Everywhere Belt Bag 1L in power blue (photo via Lululemon)

Lululemon Everywhere Belt Bag 1L

Lululemon's Everywhere Belt Bag is made from water-repellant fabric and measures just 7.5" x 2" x 5" — a perfect size for running errands, bringing to the airport and hitting the trails.

$44 at Lululemon

For the mom who loves a spa day

Céla Seed to Skin Collection (photo via This Is Céla)
Céla Seed to Skin Collection (photo via This Is Céla)

Céla Seed to Skin Collection

Formulated with potent botanical ingredients from across Canada, Céla's Seed to Skin Collection includes a Seed to Skin Scrub, a Crème Rose body cream and a Crème Violette moisturizer.

$75 at This Is Céla

For the mom who enjoys TLC

Beautycounter Reflect Effect Overnight Resurfacing Body Peel

Reflect Effect Overnight Resurfacing Body Peel skincare product on teal background (Photo via Beautycounter)
Reflect Effect Overnight Resurfacing Body Peel (Photo via Beautycounter)

Made with a blend of AHAs, this award-winning overnight resurfacing peel works while you sleep, exfoliating dull or bumpy skin to help stimulate cell turnover and reveal softer, smoother, more radiant-looking skin.

$77 at Beautycounter

For the mom who loves a candle

Nostalgia Candle

Nostalgia Candle in pink with mama text (Photo via Anthropologie)
Nostalgia Candle (Photo via Anthropologie)

This pretty "mama" candle is scented with white lilies blended with notes of leather and soft musk. It's a "wonderful gift" and "loved by all," according to one reviewer.

$24 at Anthropologie

For the mom who appreciates a good old-fashioned game of Scrabble

Scrabble for Anthropologie Game (photo via Anthropologie)
Scrabble for Anthropologie Game (photo via Anthropologie)

Scrabble for Anthropologie Game

Introducing one of the most aesthetically-pleasing Scrabble boards you have ever seen. Designed exclusively for Anthropologie, this special edition of Scrabble features a garden bistro design and elegant details from a raised letter grid to a foil-stamped score pad.

$148 at Anthropologie

For the mom who likes to hit the trails

Salomon X Ultra 4 GORE-TEX Shoes (photo via Altitude Sports)
Salomon X Ultra 4 GORE-TEX Shoes (photo via Altitude Sports)

Salomon X Ultra 4 GORE-TEX Shoes

These top-rated hiking shoes feature waterproof Gore-Tex protection and a grippy outsole to help power your uphills and descents. They're a "great hiking shoe," according to one shopper. "Super comfortable."

$190 at Altitude Sports

For the mom who needs to have a clean house

Bissell Little Green Proheat Portable Deep Cleaner (photo via Amazon)
Bissell Little Green Proheat Portable Deep Cleaner (photo via Amazon)

Bissell Little Green Proheat Portable Deep Cleaner

The Little Green works with stain and spot cleaner to provide a deep clean and suction out dirt and deep stains from food, liquids and pets. According to cleaning experts, the device is ideal for both pet owners and parents.

$120 $150 at Amazon

For the mom who's always in a robe

Cloud Cotton Robe in light mauve purple (Photo via Parachute)
Cloud Cotton Robe (Photo via Parachute)

This super comfy robe features fluffy four-ply gauze, a snug waist tie and two hidden side pockets. "I love this robe," lauds one reviewer. It is "soft and luxurious" and "feels like a hug!"

$149 at Parachute

For the mom who's in better shape than you

Bala Pink Weighted Bangles (photo via SSENSE)
Bala Pink Weighted Bangles (photo via SSENSE)

Bala Pink Weighted Bangles

Pilates, meet Bala Bangles. These chic two-pound bangles can be used as wrist or ankle weights and are a great way to add a little more oompf to any workout.

$85 at SSENSE

For the mom who loves to cook

Henckels Dutch Oven in blue  (photo via The Bay)
Henckels Dutch Oven (photo via The Bay)

Henckels Dutch Oven

The Henckels oval cast iron casserole dish is a stunning addition to any kitchen set. Its cast iron construction heats evenly and thoroughly for a variety of cooking styles and the dish's enamel coating is non-reactive and non-stick.

$150 $290 at The Bay

For the mom who likes to keep cozy

Everlane The Cashmere Scarf

asian model wearing navy and white striped The Cashmere Scarf in bright navy/bone (Photo via Everlane)
The Cashmere Scarf in bright navy/bone (Photo via Everlane)

Before you say, "It's almost summer," just look at the sale price. On sale for 70 per cent off, you'll hardly find a better deal on a cashmere scarf for next fall and winter.

$66 $221 at Everlane

For the crafty mom

Cricut Joy (photo via Amazon)
Cricut Joy (photo via Amazon)

Cricut Joy

This compact cutting machine is a fun gift idea for any crafty parent. The machine cuts over 50 materials, including cardstock, vinyl decal, iron-on and more. With more than 10,000 reviews on Amazon and an average rating of 4.5 stars, shoppers call it a "great little machine."

$150 $176 at Amazon

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