When it comes to planning the perfect Christmas celebration and all of the fun holiday events in between, it’s usually mom at the helm running a tight ship. She’s often the one making the Christmas lists—and checking them twice—and often fails to stop to think about herself and her enjoyments during the holiday season.
As a result, we created a list of the 50 best presents one can gift to their mother for Christmas to let her know that she isn’t forgotten during these special times, we appreciate all the hard work she puts into making the holiday the best the can be, and how much she is loved.
So without further ado, here is the 50 top presents that any mom would love opening up on Christmas day.
Best for the New Mom
If you have a new mom in your life and on your shopping this, this just may be the best present to gift a new mom this year for Christmas. This portable and compact breastfeeding pump will allow the new mom in your life to be hands-free while she takes care of her newborn. The portable and compact breast pump also has a comfort-focused design and an impressively quiet mechanism. She’ll love how easy this is to use.
2. Echo Dot (4th Generation), $59.99
Best for the Smart Home Lover
The all-new Echo Dot is the perfect addition to any living room, nightstand, or kitchen. And it can be a huge help for the mom who is always doing multiple things at once. With its sleek design and its convenient clock display, Alexa is there to help mom with everything from setting alarms, checking the weather, making calls to even communicating with the kids while they’re in their rooms to let them know it is time for school.
3. Kindle Paperwhite, $129.99
Best for the Avid Reader
Getting annoyed with having to choose between what books you take with you on road trips? Or running out of space on your bookshelves with each new book you purchase? If that’s the case for any mom, or dad, in your life, then the Kindle Paperwhite is probably the gift for them. With the Kindle Paperwhite, mom will now be able to carry her entire library of books with no extra baggage. And the adjustable built-in backlight of the Kindle Paperwhite makes it super easy to read at any time of the day. Plus, it’s waterproof — so she can unwind with a good story while she’s taking a bath.
4. RENPHO Foot Massager, $119.99
Best Stress Reliever
And after she’s done reading a chapter or five in the bath, make sure she has this foot massager to continue that at-home pampering session she so deserves this holiday season. This machine offers a deep-kneading Shiatsu foot massage with its rotation ball, rolling stick, and heating capabilities. She’ll also have an easy time keeping it clean with its removable washable cloth foot chambers. And, hey, husbands, if you’re reading this, think about it. Once she’s done with it, you can use it too. So really, this present is a win-win.
Best Personalized Add-On Gift
Need something to add to that gift for your mom that will really make it great? This little journal will bring a tear to any mom’s eye when she reads through all your handwritten notes from her children. Fill out the pages with all the reasons why your mom is so special to you and she’ll get all the feels once she opens it.
6. YnM Weighted Blanket, $79.50
Best for Quality R&R
Weighted blankets work wonders for those who struggle with anxiety and restlessness. This YnM version will do that and more, thanks to its 7-layer design and glass bead filling to provide body temperature control so mom stays cool, comfortable, and most importantly relaxed.
Best for the Mom with Cold Feet
What’s better than a cozy pair of slippers? A cozy pair of slippers that are microwavable-safe. Seriously, you can’t go wrong with gifting mom a pair of these Intelex slippers for the holidays. They’re also filled with all-natural French lavender to provide soothing warmth and comfort. How delightful do these sound?
Best for the Aromatherapy Lover
Moms will absolutely love this eco-friendly essential oil diffuser and the way it will help her home smell delicious without fear that her family is breathing in any toxic chemicals. The 500ml tank of the ASAKUKI Essential Oil Diffuser makes it great for larger rooms and it can work for up to 16 hours. The device also comes with seven adjustable mood lights and an automatic shut-off system. The Asakuki is ideal for improving air quality, scent, dry air, and more.
9. Boba Wrap Baby Carrier, $39.95
Best for the Newborn
Remember that new mom you bought the BabyBuddha Portable Breast Pump for? Why not add this Boba Wrap Baby Carrier to her present as well? With this carrier, mom can bond with her baby while also having both of her hands free as she gets back to her normal routine. The stretchy soft fabric and no-guess instructions make this the easiest carrier and as a result, her daily go-to.
10. Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer, $399.99
Best for the Upgraded Morning Routine
It may seem like a splurge, but doesn’t you mom deserve it? We believe she does, and the second she uses this Dyson Hair Dryer for the first time, she will instantly fall in love with it from the moment she tries it. With its stylish lightweight design and fast-drying technology, it’s definitely worth the money this holiday season.
Best for a Full Night of Shuteye
Never heard of nodpod’s Gentle Pressure Sleep Mask before? Well, with its patented design, this unique sleep mask makes for the most comfortable and satisfying good night’s sleep. From its light-blocking fit thanks to its dual material design, this mask is sure to put mom in the ultimate state of comfort.
Best for the Insta-Mom
This Mud Pie blanket is another perfect addition to that new mom’s Christmas gift. It’s no surprise, moms—both new and seasoned—love to take photos of their children. This blanket allows new mom’s to commemorate her baby’s milestones throughout the first year. And it helps turn every photo taken on the blanket Instagram-worthy.
Best Post-Shower Ensemble
Many of us have been home a lot lately. So why not make this time indoors as comfortable as possible with this Brooklinen bathrobe. And get this, because it is made from 100% Turkish cotton, it’s not just soft and lightweight, it’s also fast-drying so mom can throw it on right out of the shower.
Best for Lazy Mornings
PJs are always a safe bet when it comes to a mom who is hard to shop for. She’ll especially love the modal and spandex fabric that these Nordstrom jammies are made out of. It’s just the perfect amount of stretch and comfort that she’ll want to experience all morning long.
Best for a New Skin Treatment
Want a gift that will keep on giving? Well this variety pack of face masks from Anthropologie is just that. These seven single-use face masks will give mom a full range of benefits: brightening, exfoliating, boosting elasticity, tightening pores, and more. So go ahead, buy that foot massager and these face masks to give your mom the perfect night in.
16. Ember Travel Mug2 ,$179.95
Best for the Coffee Drinker
Whether she’s on-the-go or hanging around the house, her coffee will now always be the perfect temperature…literally! This Ember mug — that’s easy to clean and leak-proof — can be set to a specific temperature and remain there for up to three hours. Because let’s be honest, when was the last time a mom was able to finish a cup of coffee in under an hour?
Best Sentimental Gift
Keep track of all the milestones, surprising moments, and everything in between for you and mom with this five-year journal. Simply document the day on each page and at the end, she’ll have this keepsake to always look back on the time spent together with her family. Or let her fill it out with her own perspective so that when she’s a grandma one day, she can share her memories with her grandchildren.
18. Samsung 55″ Class The Frame, $1,314
Best for the Art Lover
Sure, this gift is most definitely a splurge, but like we said before, moms deserve it. But what is so special about this television? Well, it has the ability to turn into a picture frame. Guests won’t even realize this 55-inch frame is actually a TV once the Smart 4K Samsung television transforms into an amazing work of art when its turned off. Pick your favorite pieces and the built-in motion sensor will put them on display when you walk into the room.
19. Ninja Air Fryer, $92.10
Best for the Chef
When it comes to getting food on the table for her family, most of the time, moms often hope for it to be quick and easy. This Ninja Air Fryer can help with just that. It quickly cooks and crisps foods with 75% less fat. Moms can try new recipes, or recreate old ones, with its four programming functions, which include air fry, roast, reheat. and dehydrate.
Best for the Daily Beauty Routine
Need a few more stocking stuffers for mom? Allow her to rejuvenate and relax before she goes to bed or when she wakes up with this jade roller set. The Jade Roller and Gua Sha promotes blood circulation, which can reduce puffiness and wrinkles.
Best for her “Beauty Sleep”
This silk pillowcase is exactly the gift your mom needs if she’s trying to maximize her beauty sleep with zero added effort. All she needs to do is unwrap this silk pillow case you got for her, put it on her pillow and she won’t even realize all the benefits it has, like preventing wrinkles and eliminating frizzy hair, while also keeping her skin hydrated and more!
For the Active Mom
Is your mom using some of this down time to get into the best shape of her life? If so, help her out by gifting her this FitBit Inspire. She’ll be able to track her steps, distance, hourly activity, active minutes, and calories burned. Plus, she won’t have to worry about constantly charging it thanks to its five-day battery life.
Best for Flower Lovers
Get you mom flowers that will last forever. This heart-shaped necklace on a 24k Gold Plated Chain has a flower — specifically, the flower dedicated to the month she was born — set in clear eco-resin. It doesn’t get more thoughtful than that.
Best Oprah-Approved Gift
Oprah named this one of her favorite things last year and it’s still a top seller. The Ultra Soft Marshmallow Hooded Lounger comes in nine colors and the soft plush fabric will make it so mom will never want to take it off!
25. Custom Handwritten Bracelet, $27.75
Best Personalized Gift
This bracelet is custom-made to mimicking anyone’s handwriting. So whether it be a handwritten note from you, or maybe from a late family member she misses dearly, giving mom this extremely personal and thoughtful gift will be sure to give her all the feels. And this will easily become her favorite piece of jewelry.
26. Custom Fingerprint Necklace, $31.50
Best Gift from the Heart
Any mom would absolutely love this customized fingerprint necklace. It’s handmade and comes in gold, silver or rose gold. You can even add an additional engraved message that comes from the heart.
27. Voluspa Maison Candle, $30 – $68
Best Scented Gift
Just like pajamas, you can’t really go wrong with gifting your mom a delicious smelling candle. These Voluspa Maison Candles are made with coconut wax and are known for their luxurious scents that will make any room in the house not only smell good, but look good too thanks to their exterior design.
28. Swivel Bath Tray, $50
Best for the Bath Lover
Remember that pack of face masks from Anthropologie? Pair those and the foot massager with this bath tray that swivels and a Saturday night in can’t get much better than that. While hanging out in the tub, with a face mask on, she’ll have all the things she needs right in front of her thanks to this swivel tray. This bamboo bath tray moves out of the way easily and can suction to either the inside or outside of a porcelain tub.
Best Hoodie Ever
Hoodies have been the uniform of many these last couple of months, so why not buy your mom the “best hoodie ever.” Feat has developed a custom BlanketBlend fabric that combines comfy cotton with the performance features of polyester. They then finish it with a rare yarn and ButterWash process to create the best hoodie your mom will ever own. You’ll probably end up wanting to add one to the cart for yourself.
Best for the Clean Freak
If you aren’t already aware, we are about to hit you with a really gross fact, your phone, your mom’s phone, most phones are 18 times dirtier than a toilet. Yup. But she won’t have to worry about that any longer thanks to the PhoneSoap. This device will clean her phone in 10 minutes with UVC technology that kill the germs and bacteria on the surface of her phone. Count us in!
Best for the Mom Always Losing Her Charger
Belkin products are known for their durability and this charging device is no exception. Any mom can keep this charging station by her bedside table and maintain that clean and sleek look while charging both her iPhone and Apple Watch at the same time.
Best for the Music Lover
These True Wireless Bluetooth earbuds are some of the best on the market. With 7.5 hours of listening time on a single charge and up to 28 hours with the charging case, moms will never have to worry about being without her precious headphone. They also have four microphones for crystal clear calls so that those at home meetings can get done while she tending to the kids. Additionally, they are sweat proof and waterproof so she could use them in the tub as well.
33. Instant Pot Duo Plus, $119.95
Best for the Busy Mom
With this gift, she won’t need to spend hours in the kitchen preparing a meal for the family. The Instant Pot can do it all and is the perfect pair for the Ninja Air Fryer. The 9-in-1 appliance is a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute pan, egg cooker, yogurt maker, warmer, and sterilizer. There’s countless delicious meals she can add to her repertoire with this trusty sidekick in her kitchen.
34. Ring Video Doorbell 3, $199.99
Best for the Added Security
It’s easy to worry about your mom’s safety, just as she is worried about yours. But with the Ring Video Doorbell 3, she can answer the door and see who’s there all from her phone. She’ll even get a notification when there’s movement in front of the camera. Giving her and you the peace of mind we are always searching for.
Best for the Espresso Lover
For many moms, coffee is the key to their everyday success. So why not go all in on this revolutionary brewing system that will provide smooth taste and full body crema to her morning cup o’ joe. The best part is that moms will be able to make their morning coffee as intense or mild as she likes with Nespresso’s wide range of delicious flavors.
Best for a Bubble Bath
Bath time just got a whole lot better for Mom. These bath bombs come in six different scents — peppermint, sweet orange, lemon, eucalyptus, lavender and grapefruit. And they are blended with natural essential oils and olive oil to help keep her skin silky smooth. How glorious does that sound?
Best Book Club Pick
If your mom is a sucker for turning pages while she loses herself in a good book, then look no further. Rumaan Alam’s latest novel was a finalist for the 2020 National Book Award and Jenna Bush Hager’s October 2020 Today Show book club pick. The story is about two families who don’t know each other, who are then forced together during a weekend gone awry.
Best Gift to Tell Her You Love Her
This simple, yet stunning, pillow will make you mom’s heart burst when she opens it this Christmas season. And she’ll continue feeling that love every time she sees this handmade throw pillow on her couch or chair, reminding her of just how great of a child you are.
Best Trinket Gift
Is your mom someone who loves her jewelry? And is taking care of her most precious pieces one of her top priorities? If so, this jewelry dish is the perfect gift. Whether she uses it on her nightstand, dresser, or maybe even at the sink when she’s doing the dishes, as she takes her jewelry off every night, this will be a sweet reminder to your mom about just how cherished she is.
Best Gift to Keep In Touch
It’s a gift that worth a thousand words and a thousand pictures. Instantly send photos and videos to this smart picture frame from anywhere in the world. It has 16GB of memory to store all of Mom’s favorite moments — and even new memories just as they happen. It can be mounted or placed on a tabletop in either landscape or portrait. Plus, it has a sleep mode and an adjustable backlight.
Best for the Expectant Mom
For the mama-to-be who is always on the go, this little gift set of organic herbal products would be the perfect gift, and quite honestly, useful to any mom during their pregnancy. It comes with ginger fresh deodorant, morning wellness body wash, belly butter, belly oil, and orange ginger lip balm. Everything you need to feel your best while growing a tiny little human.
42. Owlet Duo Smart Baby Monitor, $387.74
Best for Baby Insights
This is a present for that new mom in your life that will surely give her some peace of mind. This device not only comes with an HD video monitor, which can measure sleep trends, including total hours slept, number of wakings, and sleep quality, it also comes with the Smart Sock. The smart sock tracks the baby’s heart rate and oxygen levels. How amazing is that?
43. Year Subscription to Disney+, $69.99
Best for Family Movie Nights
Disney+ has countless shows and movies mom can watch with her family or when she’s trying to feel nostalgic about her childhood. And even they’re not enjoying a movie night together, moms can use Disney+ to keep their little ones occupied with endless family-friendly entertainment.
Best for the Mom Who Needs Some Rest
This sound machine will allow moms to control both the nightlight and noise filtering through their child’s right from her phone. The Hatch system creates the ideal sleep environment — recommended by sleep experts — for her child, which intern means she will get a good nights sleep too.
Best for Everyday Jewelry
This tiny gold bar can be engraved with her kids’ or husband’s name or anything that is special specifically to her. It’s the perfect sentimental piece that goes with everything and there’s no doubt that she will absolutely love.
Best for Meditation
The holidays can be a stressful time. So help mom relax and unwind after all the Holiday prep is done with the Calm app. She’ll have access to its full library of guided meditations that’ll help her relax, sleep, and most importantly de-stress.
47. Go the F**k to Sleep Book, $10.75
Best Gag Gift
This bedtime book for parents is an honest, profane, and affectionate story that’ll definitely be able to relate to. So if you want to make your mom, or something else’s mom laugh this Christmas, grab a copy of this book. That will definitely do the trick.
Best for the Out-and-About Mom
Strollers don’t always have the best storage for items you need at the ready — i.e. coffee, phone, pacifier, earbuds, bottle, etc. Luckily, this organizer puts all your essentials right at your fingertips. It even includes a detachable wristlet to make sure everything is there and accessible when you need it and need it fast.
Best for the Yogi
Elevate your mom’s yoga practice this season with this Manduka Prolite Yoga Mat. It’s non-slip, non-toxic, eco-friendly and made for comfort and stability. Plus, it comes in eight different colors to choose from.
Best for the Stylish Mom
Since masks are a part of our daily wardrobe now and for the foreseeable future, this is the perfect gift for that stylish mom the holiday season. This matching headband and mask set will easily satisfy her desire to always look her best.
Well, there you have it. We did most of the work for you! Now all you have to do is press that “Buy Now” button and you’re well on your way to giving your mom the best Christmas ever. Because after all, she deserves nothing less than that.
Sara Vallone has been a writer and editor for the last four and a half years. A graduate of Ohio University, she enjoys celebrity news, sports, and articles that enhance people’s lives.