12 Gorgeous Gifts for the Mom Who Has Everything

Every holiday season brings the same challenge: You want to gift your mama something she’ll truly love, except that she buys whatever she wants all on her own. The woman has everything she needs. Well, not quite. Here are 12 gorgeous gifts she hasn’t purchased for herself and is guaranteed to love.

gifts for mom who has everything ballerina fashions modern muse coffee table book

1. ballerina: Fashion’s Modern Muse By Patricia Mears

Tuck a pair of tickets to Swan Lake inside the cover of this gorgeous coffee table book for an extra-special touch.

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Shani Darden

2. Shani Darden Youthful Skin Gift Set

So she can give her skin some TLC every day of the year (or at least until she runs out). This set features a full-size Retinol Reform serum and two deluxe samples of the Daily Cleansing Serum and Daily Oil-Free Moisturizer for her brightest, most even skin tone yet. Not to mention it comes in a blush leather pouch from The Little Market (you know, Lauren Conrad’s chic fair-trade shop).

Buy it ($120)

gifts for mom who has everything chicos pearl jewelry

3. Chico’s Pearl Earrings And Glittering Bracelets

It’s hard to find something that sparkles as much as your mama, but these rhinestone-adorned bracelets and earrings certainly come close.

Buy the bracelet ($25)

gifts for mom who has everything anthropologie pearlescent vases

4. Anthropologie Pearlescent Vase

Arrange a bouquet of bold winter blooms in one of these stunning abstract vases for added dramatic effect.

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Rifle Paper Co.

5. Rifle Paper Co. Social Stationery Set

A cosmopolitan woman like your mother knows the value of a handwritten note, so it's never a bad idea to keep her well stocked with a set of gorgeous note cards.

6. Birdies The Lovebird Slides

True, she probably already owns a pair of house shoes, but are they made of merlot-colored satin with a matching feather trim? Yeah, we thought not.

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7. Nacre Lune 8 In Gold

Cabochon pearls are much more fun to count than plain old numbers, wouldn't you agree?

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8. Slip Silk Pillowcase

Queer Eye’s Jonathan Van Ness swears by silk pillowcases for preventing frizzy locks and keeping your hair looking as smooth as, well, silk.

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9. Name Glo Custom Neon Sign

Perfect for the woman who loves a bit of unexpected art. Let her design a piece of her very own or choose from a selection of cheeky predesigned styles.

gifts for mom who has everything kazi goods fringed natural coasters set of 4

10. Kazi Goods Fringed Natural Coasters, Set Of 4

Because the best houseguests don’t just use the coasters, they bring their own.

gifts for the mom who has everything lele sadoughi ceramic candle

11. Lele Sadoughi Ceramic Candle

After the candle has burned down, she can repurpose this mod-inspired votive as a bud vase or mini treat jar.

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Farmgirl Flowers

12. Farmgirl Flowers Swan Lake Wreath

Flowers are always a lovely and safe bet, but a stunning wreath will last much longer (meaning she can continue to brag about her most generous daughter long after the New Year arrives).



Abby Hepworth is an RRCA-certified running coach who has worked in fashion for over 10 years. Want to know what shoes are in this season? She's got you. Need recommendations on...