25 Mother's Day Gifts Under $50
About a month from now, sons and daughters all over the country will realize that Mother’s Day has, once again, snuck up on them. (To clarify, it falls on May 13 this year.) They will frantically order flowers, pay way too much for next-day delivery and swear to do better next year. You, dear reader, won’t be like them. That’s because we’re giving you ample time and options—all under $50—to nail your Mother’s Day gift this year, whether your mom’s into yoga, makeup or just a good night’s sleep.
A Striped Eye Mask
You know, so she can get some much-needed shut-eye.
A Small French Press
Approximately 500 times cuter than that bulky coffee machine that’s been on the counter for 12 years.
A Nail Polish Set
At-home spa day, anyone?
A Pom-Pom Scarf
Perfect for travel and general coziness.
Until five o’clock, these will more than suffice.
A Cocktail Cookbook
Because her go-to Chardonnay has gotten a bit boring.
Fancy Lip Balm
In eight pretty colors, these balms are great for low-key moms who still want a little something-something on their lips.
An Infuser Water Bottle
For all those hip, cold-brewing-coffee moms on the go.
A Panama Hat
If you can’t swing a trip to Panama, a hat will do for now.
Introduce her to millennial pink…and minimalist, cult-favorite beauty brands.
Squeal! These are next-level adorable.
A Box of Chocolates
Let’s be honest: Has anyone ever been mad about getting an assortment like this?
Get hygge with it.
A Golden Girls Book
Fun fact: Our mom used to watch Golden Girls with us when we were home sick from school. Ipso facto, this is the perfect gift.
A Straw Tote
Have we mentioned we’re excited for warmer weather?
Cheesy Dish Towels
Dad jokes: They’re for moms now, too.
A Colorful Yoga Mat
Om my God, how fun is this?
If she already has seven yoga mats.
Because she’s a total—you know—star.
Take it from us: This scent is to-die-for.
A Votive Candle Set
Candles: Making moms sigh with joy since...well, forever.
A Belt Bag
Tell her fanny packs are in again…just not her neon canvas one from the '80s.
Just try to be in a bad mood wearing these fun guys.