Thoughtful gifts for every kind of mom
For the mom who loves sweets
Mother's Day is just around the corner. And while CNET has a wide array of tech-centric gift suggestions for the occasion, we've invited our colleagues at The Guide to widen the list as you search for the perfect gift for your perfect mom. Whether you're looking for a new mother, your kids' mom, or even a grandma, check out our wide selection of quality gifts. Note that CNET may get a share of revenue from the sale of products featured on this page.
Let's jump straight to it with some affordable candy.
Sugarfina has a seven-day gummy bear "cleanse" with flavors inspired by her favorite Pressed Juicery favorites.
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For your favorite wine mom
Anyone can buy Mom a bottle of wine, but Personal Wine allows you to add custom packaging. An engraved bottle will run you $20 while a custom label is free.
For your sentimental and stylish mom
She'll love wearing her baby's (or babies') initials in the form of these sparkling earrings.
For the fit mom
Does your mom value her workout time? Then she'll love this perfectly curated box of goodies. Included are wellness bands, a fitness towel, apple cider vinegar capsules, a glass water bottle and ginger gum.
For your mom who loves to cook outdoors
Let's be real: Your outdoor-chef mama probably already has a grill. But this tabletop pizza oven will add an entirely new dimension to her backyard kitchen.
Bonus outdoorsy mom gift
This set of three citronella candles will keep the bugs at bay while your mom whips up those homemade wood-fire pizzas.
For the mom who loves lasagna
If your mom's more the indoor cooking type, this lasagna pan will be a welcome addition to her collection. It's also very useful for making brownies.
For the frequent-flying mom
This carry-on suitcase comes in enough colors to match any style: from rose gold and black to lilac and a tropical palm print.
And inside her suitcase...
Don't forget to stock your mom's new carry-on with these useful luggage organizers.
For the beach mom
This seagrass tote will hold all of your mom's beach needs: sunscreen, an engrossing book, a towel and flip-flops.
Speaking of flip-flops...
These sandals will make the transition from street to sand totally seamless.
For the mom who loves to capture the moment
This smart home gadget will help Mom organize all of her photos. The ibi automatically saves all your photos in one place so you can find, organize and share with your favorite people.
For the well-traveled mom
Get your mom a customized print of her favorite travel destination, the city where she got married or even her hometown. These maps come in loads of colors and styles and can include custom text as well.
For the mom who loves a lazy Sunday
Does your mom love spending her days off snuggled up with a favorite book and a cup of tea? These super-soft linen sheets can take the experience to the next level.
For the mom who stays cozy on the go
What mom wouldn't welcome a soft cashmere sweater into her closet? This one comes in 19 colors.
For the mom who works on her feet
If she spends a lot of time on her feet, she'll love this heated, deep-tissue shiatsu foot massager.
And for after that foot massage...
These fuzzy, open-toed slippers are designed to reduce foot fatigue on hard, flat floors.
For the mom who is also a nap queen
Comfy pajamas are always a welcome gift, and this lightweight jersey set from Eberjey is no exception.
For the mom with perfect skin
Sheet masks have become synonymous with self-care. These botanical masks from Rael come in four formulas: tea tree, collagen, hydrolock and vitamin C.
For the mom who loves a spa day but hates to travel
Soothe is a massage therapy company that comes to wherever your mom wants. They'll do house calls and even office calls. Soothe also offers prenatal massages for the soon-to-be mom.
If your mom loves dainty jewelry...
This pretty sparkler from Gjenmi Jewelry features a white diamond next to an Australian opal with 14-karat gold band.
For the mom who keeps her loved ones close to the heart
This locket has two oval photo windows, so Mom can look at familiar faces any time of day.
For the mom who loves a classic pearl
These little pearl-adorned gold hoops are sure to be in regular rotation.
For the brand-new mom
Celebrate the newest mom in your life with these birthstone earrings. Buy these studs in her baby's birthstone to commemorate the month she became a mother.
For the super-organized mom
This lucite box can be used to organize just about any small objects. Makeup and office and craft supplies will all fit into this organizer's compartments.
For the crafty new mom
This adorable scrapbook will help the new mom in your life keep record of her baby's first year.
For the brand-new grandma
Stories for My Grandchild is a journal for new grandmothers to write down their family histories. The book includes writing prompts that will help your favorite new grandma come up with ideas for stories to include.
For the mom who doesn't get to the beach enough
If your mom loves the ocean but doesn't get a chance to visit quite as much as she'd like, you can bring the water to her. This hand-poured, 10 oz. candle from Tocca smells like the sea.
For the flower mama
Bloomsy Box is a subscription service that lets you ship fresh flowers to mom's door weekly or monthly.
For the healthy mom
Repay your mom for all those years she made sure you took your vitamins when you gift her this vitamin C serum from Honest Beauty.
For the mom with the perfect smile
Quip is a super-convenient dental hygiene subscription service that will ship Mom scheduled deliveries of toothpaste and toothbrush head replacements. That means Mom can maintain her pearly whites without having to think about going to the store.