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Sentimental Mother's Day gifts

Whether you're shopping for mom, grandma or another special woman in your life, here are sentimental Mother's Day gift ideas that are sure to touch her heart.

Custom Sketch Necklace

Personalize a necklace or bracelet with her special
Photo Credit: Accent

Personalize a necklace or bracelet with her special nickname, favorite saying or even capture her handwriting for a special Mother's Day gift. You can draw or upload a design, adjust sizing, choose silver, gold or rose gold and choose the chain length; $129.99 at accent3d.com.

'Fierce Love: It's a Mama Bear Thing'

A gift book featuring nearly 100 pages of
Photo Credit: Hallmark

A gift book featuring nearly 100 pages of the love a child feels for his or her mother. For example, "She makes everyone she loves feel like she loves them best" and "She's smart, strong and just the right amount of scary"; $15.95 at hallmark.com.

Anatomy of a Mother's Heart mug

This mug features heart illustrations and sweet sentiments
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This mug features heart illustrations and sweet sentiments about Mom, such as happy, sweet, courage, tender, adoration and more; $18 at uncommongoods.com.

Stackable Birthstone Bracelets

These sterling silver beaded bracelets can be personalized
Photo Credit: Personal Creations

These sterling silver beaded bracelets can be personalized with your choice of birthstone. Available to purchase up to three bracelets; prices starting at $44.99; personalcreations.com.

Best Mom Ever Gift Set

Give Mom this gift set filled with Japanese
Photo Credit: Bath and Body Works

Give Mom this gift set filled with Japanese Cherry Blossom body lotion, fragrance mist and bath fizzy. A coin purse is also included; $24.50 at bathandbodyworks.com.

Laser-cut 'you are loved' sign

Remind Mom how much you love her every
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Remind Mom how much you love her every day with a wooden, laser-cut "you are loved" sign by Matthew Hoffman. Available in either a 6-by-10-inch or 14-by-21.5-inch version, it can be hung on a wall with foam tape or a finishing nail. $30 to $175 at 20x200.com.

The Body Shop Mini Strawberry Heart

This sweet set features strawberry-scented shower gel, body
Photo Credit: The Body Shop

This sweet set features strawberry-scented shower gel, body butter and lip butter packaged in a heart-shaped in; $16 at thebodyshop-usa.com.

Mama Knows Best Magnolia Canvas Pouch

This canvas pouch with a zipper closure and
Photo Credit: Draper James

This canvas pouch with a zipper closure and magnolia motif is big enough to store all your essentials; $30 at draperjames.com.

Willow Tree Mother/Daughter

This figurine features a mother and daughter with
Photo Credit: Susan Lordi

This figurine features a mother and daughter with the sentiment: Mother Daughter / Laughter with love ... always; $40.95 at papyrusonline.com.

'This Is the Life' Photo Album

Before giving her this photo album, fill it
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Before giving her this photo album, fill it with pictures of your family that you know she'll love (and leave room for more to come). The 8.4-inch square grasscloth album features acid-free paper and holds 160 4-by-6-inch photos. $38 at katespade.com.

San Andreas Cocktail Napkins

Mom's a colorful character, so why not celebrate
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Mom's a colorful character, so why not celebrate that with these bright San Andreas Cocktail Napkins, handwoven in the hills of Chiapas, in the village of San Andres Larrainzer. Available in a rainbow of colors, each set contains four 6-by-5.75-inch napkins. $25.00 for a set of 4 at shop.ibumovement.com

Diamond Fringed Throw

Summer's coming, but that doesn't mean there aren't
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Summer's coming, but that doesn't mean there aren't still a few chilly nights left. Help her warm up with this lightweight JCPenney Home Diamond Fringed Throw. The acrylic 60-by-50-inch throw is machine washable and tumbles dry. $47 at jcpenney.com.

Florence Balducci-designed Cup and Teapot

A nice cup of tea is always a
Photo Credit: Anthropologie

A nice cup of tea is always a good idea, and this 20.5-ounce Florence Balducci-designed pot is a charming way to serve it. The stacked, illustrated set includes pot and cup, and the stoneware, with decal, is dishwasher and microwave safe. $28 at anthropologie.com and select Anthropologie stores.

Lilly Pulitzer Sea Turtle Box

You wish you could make time so you
Photo Credit: Pottery Barn

You wish you could make time so you could spend more time with Mom. Remind her of that every day with this gold-plated Lilly Pulitzer Sea Turtle Box. The 6.75-inch-deep box is big enough to store her bedside jewelry, and small enough to fit almost anywhere. $49.50 at potterybarn.com.

3-D Bird Playing Cards

Did she teach you how to tell a
Photo Credit: Kikkerland

Did she teach you how to tell a robin from a jay? Or was she the type who taught you how to win at poker? Either way, she'll love to play cards with you using these 3-D Bird Playing Cards. The flickering images feature artwork by John James Audubon. $9 at kikkerland.com.

Handblown Dessert Bowls

Whether she likes fruit or ice cream, she'll
Photo Credit: store.moma.org

Whether she likes fruit or ice cream, she'll love eating it out of these gorgeous handblown glass dessert bowls. Each piece in the Rossella Pugliese-designed set of six is a different color and shape, and the 4-inch-diameter bowls are dishwasher safe. $38 at store and moma.org.

Marigold Pillow

Can't give her the moon? Give her this
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Can't give her the moon? Give her this sunny pillow instead. The 18-by-18-inch Marigold pillow is made from linen and inspired by Alexander Girard's sun faces. Available with or without a 100 percent down-feather insert made in the USA. $70 to $85 at blockshoptextiles.com.

Haven Towel Warmer

She may not have her own home spa,
Photo Credit: Bed Bath & Beyond

She may not have her own home spa, but you can give a spa-like experience with this Haven Towel Warmer. The 18.5-inch-high warmer plugs into a standard outlet, holds two towels, and features temperature control and automatic shut-off. $99.99 at bedbathandbeyond.com.

Guide Birds

These colorful birds correspond to an inspirational word,
Photo Credit: UncommonGoods

These colorful birds correspond to an inspirational word, such as joy, courage, gratitude, love, patience, honesty and more. The leaf-shaped plate keeps the "bird of the day" perched; $48 at uncommongoods.com.

No Rings Attached

This ring set features five stackable rings with
Photo Credit: Zaxie

This ring set features five stackable rings with engraved designs and cubic zirconia. It comes in rhodium, gold and rose gold. Available in 7, 8 and 9; $28 at zaxie.com.

Bel Air Mini Scoop Vase

This tiny Bel Air Mini Scoop Vase packs
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This tiny Bel Air Mini Scoop Vase packs a big punch. The 4.25-inch cube is100 percent acrylic, and it comes in six colors. $98 at jonathanadler.com.

Breakfast in Bed Set

Treat mom to breakfast in bed, or dinner
Photo Credit: Target.com / Heidi Ehalt

Treat mom to breakfast in bed, or dinner in bed, or even snacks in bed with this Breakfast in Bed Set by Hearth & Hand with Magnolia. The set includes a floral placemat; a "Love You" banner; a menu tag; and handled wooden tray. $24.99 at target.com and select Target stores.

Recipe for a Happy Family Platter

Customize this ceramic platter for Mom that features
Photo Credit: PersonalCreations

Customize this ceramic platter for Mom that features a recipe for a happy family. Choose from Dad, Mom, Teen Boy, Teen Girl, Boy, Girl, Toddler Boy, Toddler Girl, Dog and Cat. Personalize it with any message up to 25 characters; $34.99 at personalcreations.com.

Jim Shore Mrs. Potts and Chip Figurine

This 25th anniversary edition is hand-painted and crafted
Photo Credit: Hallmark

This 25th anniversary edition is hand-painted and crafted from stone resin commemorating Mrs. Potts and her son, Chip, from Disney's "Beauty and the Beast;" $49.95 at hallmark.com.

Nest Egg Necklace

Each hand crafted, sterling silver locket features the
Photo Credit: UncommonGoods

Each hand crafted, sterling silver locket features the silhouette of a bird on the outside and holds up to four Amazonite eggs on the inside; prices start at $68 at uncommongoods.com.

Mom Set of 3 bracelets

This set of three expandable bracelets features glass
Photo Credit: Alex and Ani

This set of three expandable bracelets features glass beads and a charm with the word "Mom." Choose from two different colors and a shiny gold or silver finish; $98 at amazon.com.

Best Mom Ever Bowl and Spoon Set

Perfect for soups, cereals or beverages, this ceramic
Photo Credit: Pavilion Gift Company

Perfect for soups, cereals or beverages, this ceramic bowl and spoon set is dishwasher and microwave safe; $15 at walmart.com.

Parent Nestling Necklaces

This necklace, that sits right at your collarbone,
Photo Credit: UncommonGoods

This necklace, that sits right at your collarbone, features silhouettes of lovebirds and their babies. It's handmade of oxidized and recycled sterling silver. Choose up to four baby birds to symbolize your family; prices start at $79 at uncommongoods.com.

Black Currant Orchid Soy Candle

This fruity, floral-scented candle features hints of black
Photo Credit: Bright Endeavors

This fruity, floral-scented candle features hints of black currant, grapefruit, rose, amber and vanilla. Bright Endeavors teaches young moms to craft premium soy candles as part of their 12-week job training program. One hundred percent of the proceeds support the young moms who create the candle; $24.99 at brightendeavors.org.

Measuring Spoon Set

The Mother's Love is Beyond Measure Spoon Set
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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.

It's A Grand Thing Necklace

Celebrate a mother's journey as she becomes a
Photo Credit: UncommonGoods

Celebrate a mother's journey as she becomes a grandmother with this floral sterling silver charm necklace. It also features a green peridot stone, which represents healing and harmony; $55 at uncommongoods.com.

Wonderful Mom Boxed Letter Set

Create a variety of letters for your mom.
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Create a variety of letters for your mom. Answer the questions on each one, seal them in their corresponding envelopes and give them to her in a keepsake box; $17.95 at knockknockstuff.com.

Grandparent & Grandchild Letter Book Set

Create a keepsake letter book between grandparents and
Photo Credit: UncommonGoods

Create a keepsake letter book between grandparents and grandkids with this set featuring more than 40 cards; $40 at uncommongoods.com.

Family History Treat Jar

This ceramic cookie jar can be personalized with
Photo Credit: Personal Creations

This ceramic cookie jar can be personalized with any last name up to 12 characters and two to six dates up to eight characters each; $39.99 at personalcreations.com.

My Family Cookbook

From your grandma's meatballs to your mom's beloved
Photo Credit: Uncommon Goods

From your grandma's meatballs to your mom's beloved Bundt cake, work on filling out this cookbook with your family's favorite recipes; $35 at uncommongoods.com.

KindNotes

Send your mom or grandmother a message (31
Photo Credit: KindNotes

Send your mom or grandmother a message (31 to be exact) of love. You can customize the notes or select from pre-made greetings; prices start at $37.95 on kindnotes.com.

'Love Grows Here' ceramic vase

Personalize this vase for your mother or grandmother,
Photo Credit: Personalization Mall

Personalize this vase for your mother or grandmother, featuring her children or grandchildren's names; $39.99 at personalizationmall.com.

'Journal of a Lifetime: Dear Mom'

The
Photo 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; $9.95 at amazon.com.

Beatrice Necklace

The Beatrice Necklace from With You is a
Photo 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.

Bump to Birthday, Pregnancy & First Year Journal

The Bump to Birthday, Pregnancy & First Year
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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; $24.95 at amazon.com.

Spoonful of Comfort

Treat mom or grandma to a night free
Photo 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 soup (chicken noodle, tomato basil or butternut squash), six rolls, six cookies (choose from a variety of flavors) and a soup ladle; $69.99 at spoonfulofcomfort.com.

Signature Initial Necklace

The Signature Initial Necklace from Isabelle Grace Jewelry
Photo 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; prices start at $80 at isabellegracejewelry.com.

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