Sentimental Mother's Day gifts
Whether you're shopping for mom, grandma or a special woman in your life, here are 35 sentimental Mother's Day gift ideas that are sure to touch her heart.
Mom Mouse Pad(Credit: Personal Creations)
Remind your mom that she is outstanding with this bright and cheerful mouse pad. Personalize with up to 30 characters; $14.99 at personalcreations.com.
'I Love That You're My Mom' throw pillow(Credit: Kohl's)
The ''I Love That You're My Mom'' throw pillow that features a butterfly accent is a great way to show her how much you care. It's made with polyester, which makes it easy to clean; $29.99 at kohls.com.
'Journal of a Lifetime: Dear Mom'(Credit: Journals of a Lifetime)
The “Journal of a Lifetime: Dear Mom” features about 60 fun and inspiring questions carefully designed to inspire your family to enjoy telling their story — to help you to find out amazing things about each other; $17.99 at amazon.com.
A Year of Wishes Candle Set(Credit: Papyrus)
The Year of Wishes Candle Set features 12 vanilla-scented candles and frosted votives, each scripted with a sweet wish, such as strength, harmony, peace, love and happiness; $39.95 at Papyrus stores or on papyrusonline.com.
Monogram Initial Engraved Bar Soap(Credit: Papyrus)
This personalized monogram bar soap has a green tea and bergamot fragrance and is infused with natural ingredients; $12 at Papyrus stores or on papyrusonline.com.
Mom's Daily Moments Memory Keeper and Journal(Credit: Hallmark)
The Mom's Daily Moments Memory Keeper and Journal allows moms to capture and commemorate significant details with a daily diary, with enough pages for a year’s worth of memories; $14.95 at Hallmark stores or on Hallmark.com.
Pearhead Family Handprint Frame(Credit: Kohl's)
Create a custom keepsake with the Pearhead Family Handprint Frame, which features four, nontoxic paint colors and space for your family's handprints and a picture; $24.99 at kohls.com.
'Mama Love' Ceramic Mug(Credit: Hallmark)
This ceramic “Mama Love” mug is embellished with a love crest and acclamation, “Mama Love is nothing to mess with; $14.95 at Hallmark stores or on Hallmark.com.
Floral Frame Candle(Credit: Shutterfly)
With Shutterfly's personalized candles, you can choose your design and add a favorite photo or monogram. Scents include Grapefruit Blossom, Ocean Breeze, Garden Bouquet and more; prices start at $34.99 at shutterfly.com.
Big Love Small Embroidery Hoop(Credit: Hallmark)
Celebrate big and small moments in your life with the Big Love Embroidery Hoop, which features "There is big love in little memories." $19.95 at Hallmark stores or on hallmark.com.
'Keys to Our Hearts' jewelry tray(Credit: Papyrus)
With the saying, “Mom, you hold the keys to our hearts,” this jewelry tray is the perfect way to help mom stay organized; $12.95 at Papyrus stores or at papyrusonline.com.
'Mom School'(Credit: Doubleday Books for Young Readers)
In “Mom School,” by Rebecca Van Slyke (author) and Priscilla Burris (illustrator), a little girl imagines Mom School, where all moms learn their amazing skills, like fixing a bike tire and baking cupcakes in this funny role-reversal story; $16.99 at amazon.com.
Willow Tree Grandmother(Credit: Papyrus)
The Willow Tree figurine features a grandmother holding her infant grandchild. It includes a gift box with the sentiment: "Grandmother / A unique love that transcends the years." $39.95 at Papyrus stores or on papyrusonline.com.
What a Difference a Day Makes canvas(Credit: Personal Creations)
Celebrate family milestones, such as your wedding date and birthdays with the What a Difference a Day Makes canvas. The canvas is stretched over a solid wood frame and can be personalized with up to six names and dates. Choose from burgundy, charcoal, tan or teal; prices start at $39.99 at personalcreations.com.
Beatrice Necklace(Credit: With You)
The Beatrice Necklace from With You is a modern vintage locket that allows you to carry your most cherished relationships and memories with you. Each piece has a place to insert a special photo, quote or note that is pre-printed and placed inside the locket. With You recently partnered with Every Mother Counts, where 5 percent of proceeds from the Beatrice? locket will support maternal health around the world. Prices start at $299 at withyoulockets.com.
Blessed Mama charm bracelet(Credit: Beth Quinn Designs)
The Blessed Mama charm bracelet from Beth Quinn Designs features a crown and rhinestone crystal ball dangle. Choose your plating style, either gunmetal or classic silver; $30 at bethquinndesigns.com.
'Love You To The Moon And Back' photo board(Credit: Kohl's)
The "Love You To The Moon And Back" 8-inch photo board is a unique way to display your loved one's photos; $59.99 at kohls.com.
Mother Baby Porcelain Figurine(Credit: Hallmark)
The Mother and Baby porcelain figurine from the artist collection of Joanne Eschrich is a loving way to celebrate a mother and her child. The inscription on the figurine reads: "A small wonder to hold in your arms. A big love to fill your heart." $24.95 at Hallmark stores and on hallmark.com.
Bump to Birthday, Pregnancy & First Year Journal(Credit: Amazon.com)
The Bump to Birthday, Pregnancy & First Year Journal from You to Me Ltd. allows you to capture the story of your pregnancy and your child's first year. There's a week-by-week section for during pregnancy as well as sections for all the firsts during the first year as well as space for photos and sonogram images; $29.95 at amazon.com.
Measuring Spoon Set(Credit: UncommonGoods)
The Mother's Love is Beyond Measure Spoon Set from Tin Woodsman is a set of four pewter measuring spoons, complete with hanging rack, etched with the phrase "A Mother's Love Is Beyond Measure." The back of the spoons is also embellished with word for "mother" in different cultures; $75 at uncommongoods.com.
Living Lockets(Credit: Origami Owl)
Living Lockets (Origami Owl)
Create a custom necklace for the new mom in your life with Origami Owl's Living Lockets. Simply choose the chain, the type of locket and charms to design your own; prices start at $37 at origamiowl.com.
Birthstone Pearl Necklace(Credit: Personal Creations)
The Birthstone Pearl Necklace from Personal Creations is a sterling silver bracelet featuring your choice of nine Swarovski pearls in birthstone colors to represent your little ones and special people in your life. The pearls are accented with silver-plated rondelles with Swarovski crystals; prices start at $49.99 at personalcreations.com.
Vera Bradley Mom Bracelet(Credit: Vera Bradley)
The Mom Bracelet from Vera Bradley features a pretty cursive script that spells out the word “mom," which turns this stretchy enamel bangle into a keepsake. Available in four colors; $38 at verabradley.com.
Spoonful of Comfort(Credit: Spoonful of Comfort)
Treat mom or grandma to a night free of cooking with the Spoonful of Comfort gift set. It comes with a half-gallon of chicken soup, six rolls, six cookies and a soup ladle; $59.99 at spoonfulofcomfort.com.
Family Soapstone Sculptures(Credit: UncommonGoods.com)
Hand-carved from a single piece of soapstone, the Family Soapstone Sculptures from Shona Artisans feature the outstretched arms of parents and children embracing in one symbolic structure of love and connectivity. Available in families of three to six; prices start at $70 at uncommongoods.com.
Norman Love Confections(Credit: Norman Love Confections)
The Mother's Day 10-piece Gift Box from Norman Love Confections features creamy, delicious heart-shaped chocolates with flavors such as apple pie, cookie dough, banana bread, peach cobbler, cherry cheesecake, brownie batter and more; $23 at normanloveconfections.com.
'What I Love About Mom By Me Book'(Credit: UncommonGoods)
What do you love about your mom? Maybe it's her words of wisdom, her forgiving nature or her Sunday night meatloaf. Whatever you are grateful for, you can show her with this pocket-size book that you can fill in and gift; $10 at uncommongoods.com.
A Year of Gratitude(Credit: UncommonGoods.com)
Each kit in A Year of Gratitude contains 52 thank you notes to send one each week, plus tips on writing a meaningful letter and a journal to keep track of your thoughts; $30 at uncommongoods.com.
Signature Initial Necklace(Credit: Isabelle Grace Jewelry)
The Signature Initial Necklace from Isabelle Grace Jewelry features a fine silver disc with a stamped initial accented in 22 karat gold. It comes with one signature initial charm; $125 at isabellegracejewelry.com.
First Memories Canvas(Credit: Personal Creations)
You can customize the First Memories Canvas with "Son's First Love" or "Daughter's First Friend" design and add a personal message, up to 40 characters. The canvas is stretched over a solid wood frame; $29.99 at personalcreations.com.
Personalize iPhone Cases(Credit: Shutterfly)
Choose from more than 40 designs, number of photos, colors and more for this removable iPhone case made of polycarbonate plastic; $34.95 at shutterfly.com.
Leaves & Vines Compact(Credit: Things Remembered)
The Leaves & Vines Compact mirror in sterling silver can be engraved with a sweet message to your mother, grandmother, aunt or whoever you want to celebrate Mother's Day with; $20 at thingsremembered.com.
Touch Throw(Credit: Personal Creations)
The Touch Throw is made of 100 percent cotton throw features a patchwork quilt design with soft muted colors and a large center heart. You can embroider up to six names, up to 12 characters, each inside the heart; $59.99 at personalcreations.com.
Mother & Daughter Letter Book(Credit: Uncommon Goods)
The Mother & Daughter Letter Book is a sweet set of 40 cards, meant to be sent and shared between a mother and daughter. There are hundreds of personal prompts for a little inspiration. Once completed, the cards find their way back into the secret pockets of the book; $40 at uncommongoods.com.
A Mother's Love Throw(Credit: Things Remembered)
A Mother's Love Throw is a colorful blanket reads, "A mother's love is there from the start, from beginning to end, straight from the heart," with a section underneath to add your own dedication to Mom or a special friend; $45 at thingsremembered.com.