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    45 Of The Best Mother's Day Gifts Of 2018

    Love is the *ultimate* gift... but a material gift would be sweet, too.

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    1. A tea leaf-reading kit to spur on a new hobby (or party trick)!

    Just like Professor Trelawney! Let's just hope the Grimm doesn't make an appearance. The kit includes instructions, a symbol dictionary, 1/4 cup of loose Chinese black tea, and a cup.

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $23.

    2. A monthly subscription to Coffee and a Classic, which will only fuel her tendency to stay up past her bedtime with her nose in a book.

    The starter box includes one book, two bookish items, and something to sip. You can choose between the genres of classic literature, classic nonfiction, or children's books, and a beverage of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate.

    Get it from Crate Joy for $25+ a month (available in two sizes).

    And check out more subscription boxes from Cratejoy mom will adore.

    3. A chocolate-covered cookie collection so mouthwatering you'll have to order one for yourself, too.

    Includes 8 milk chocolate covered OREOs, 8 milk chocolate covered Golden Graham Crackers, and 8 milk chocolate covered Nutter Butter Cookies. Certified Kosher Dairy by Orthodox Union.

    Get them from Shari's Berries for $34.99.

    4. A lush decorative bouquet or cheery chocolate-dipped strawberries somebody else has to worry about transporting to your rents' place.,

    Enter code BUZZFEED at checkout to get 15% off Mother's Day flowers and gifts now through May 13th.

    Get them from 1800 Flowers: Lavender Dreams bouquet for $44.99+ and Strawberry Smiles Dipped Strawberries for $44.99. And check out the same-day delivery options based on your zip code.

    Zero in on the perfect bouquet you can have delivered with our roundup of the best places to order flowers online.

    5. An RFID-blocking wallet for the lady who taught you how to save serious cash money with coupons and also to cover up your camera on your laptop bc privacy!

    6. An organic cotton scarf with a pom-pom trim that'll go with basically everything.

    Get it from Eileen Fisher for $88.

    And check out all our Mother's Day picks from Eileen Fisher.

    7. A tongue-in-check gift set filled with a duo eye system and overnight mask to keep her feeling pampered despite how many hours of Zs she actually clocks.

    Includes the gift bag, Anew Clinical Eye Lift Pro Dual Eye System (a gel and cream), and Clinical Overnight Hydration Mask.

    Get it from Avon for $35.

    Check out all of our Mother's Day picks from Avon and all Mother's Day gifts from Avon.

    8. A pair of heart grater earrings for the one who has a monopoly on tough love, but you'd have it no other way.

    Get them from Alexis Bittar for $145. Enter code GIFTMOM for free two-day shipping!

    FYi, Alexis Bittar has lots of clip earring styles in case your ma's ears aren't pierced!

    9. A trio of ~coordinating~ beauty products (3-in1 cleanser, firming body emulsion, and fragrance) in case she prefers to stick to one scent for all products.

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    Get them from Philosophy: shampoo, bath, and shower gel for $26, firming body emulsion for $39, and spray fragrance for $20+ (two sizes)

    10. A modern tennis bracelet that looks way fancy, but you won't have to sell plasma to afford it.

    Measures 7.5"in length and made of sterling silver over brass with a blue diamond accent.

    Get it from for $19.

    11. A floral beaut as a breath of fresh air from her workday tote. It has lots of comfy room inside for lunch, a library book, and the essentials!

    Enter code MDAY18 at checkout to receive 20% off your full-priced purchase through May 13th. (Some exclusions apply.)

    Get it from Kate Spade New York for $328.

    12. An electric toothbrush that'll be almost too cool for school and take the guesswork out of replacing the head on a normal schedule.

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    FYI, practical gifts are the best gifts. (Don't @ me.) Electric toothbrushes are wonderful because they do most of the work for you, yes. But Quip is the prettiest toothbrush ever and you can set up a subscription of brush head refills every three months delivered to her door for only $5. And if she'd like the photogenic toothpaste, you can arrange for that, too. Check out a BuzzFeeder's glowing review.

    Get a starter set from Quip for $40+.

    13. A gift subscription to Acorn for the Anglophile mom who can't get enough British TV shows. And Australian ones, too!

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    You mom is going to looooooove curmudgeonly Doc Martin! Midsomer Murders has lots of crime solving in picturesque villages. The Heart Guy fulfills all the hot doctor needs. Your mom will love it like my mom does, trust!

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99 a month after free 7-day trial.

    14. A library card tote she can ball up and throw in the backseat of her car, the filing cabinet, or wherever else it could come in handy when she needs a lil' more carrying room.

    Get it from Amazon for $20 (available in four colors).

    15. A fill-in-the-blank book where you can profess all the reasons why she's your rock and you don't deserve her.

    Promising review: "I saw this and just knew I HAD to buy it! My mom is my best friend. She loves this gift so much! It made her laugh, and get emotional. She loved the cute, creative look of it too! This was the best gift I've gotten her in a while." —Sarah Smith

    Get it from Amazon for $13.74.

    Also check out more personalized Mother's Day gifts she'll adore.

    16. A copy of Magnolia Table: A Collection of Recipes for Gathering to give her even more reasons to talk about how much she loves Joanna. And Chip!

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+, Barnes & Noble for $14.99+, or a local bookseller through IndieBound.

    Fret not! Here are more gifts that'll ship in time from Amazon.

    17. A jar of cult-status La Mer face cream might just be the fanciest thing you've ever given her.

    Promising review: "I balked at using this for a long time due to the price but now that I have, I will never go back. I am 49 and this has saved my skin. It is glowing, and wrinkles have visibly gotten less noticeable. A little goes a long way. The jar lasts forever, which makes the price easier to swallow." —lulubunny

    Get it from Sephora for $85+ (available in three sizes).

    And check out more splurge-worthy Mother's Day gifts.

    18. A set of Pioneer Woman bakeware to create the perfect setup for her drool-worthy food Instas.

    They're oven- and dishwasher-safe, which she'll definitely inquire about after she unwraps them.

    Get them from Walmart for $19.99.

    And maybe send her the link to our story on ways to cook like The Pioneer Woman ;).

    19. A Finders Seekers Mysteries subscription because there are only so many episodes of Midsomer Murders and most of your conversations these days are about the true crime podcast of the moment.

    Explore a new city and culture each month. Each box includes fun puzzles, mysterious codes, and cryptic messages themed around the month's location.

    Note: Content is family friendly, but puzzles are challenging.

    Get it from Cratejoy for $30/month.

    20. A punchy lip mask in peel-off patches that come in a gorgeous container so she'll remember to use it!

    Each includes 20 patches you can peel off after 10 minutes.

    Get it from Free People for $38 (available in three colors).

    Think she'd be into an overnight lip mask? Grab a lip balm-like sleeping mask a BuzzFeed editor loves (and is in my medicine cabinet!) from Sephora for $20 or Amazon for $21.87.

    21. An Atlas Coffee Club subscription as a means to make her morning cup as well-traveled as her.

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    Each monthly box includes a single-origin coffee roasted and delivered fresh, postcards from each featured country, and tips for brewing. Plus, shipping is free and you can include a gift note!

    Get a subscription from Atlas Coffee Club for $60+ (available in 3-, 6-, or 12-month).

    22. A box of Cadbury chocolates for the Anglophile with a major sweet tooth.

    Includes 10 full-size bars.

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99.

    23. A massaging foot spa as a nap time treat that's considerably more convenient than the nail salon gift certificate you gave her last year.

    Promising review: "I bought this all-in-one foot spa bath massager for my mother-in-law. This is just what she needed. This foot bath is deep enough to cover up to above her ankles. The roller is manual, but the temperature control keeps the water at the selected temperature. The heat is very good. My mother-in-law is really enjoying it." —Psyduck J

    Get it from Amazon for $79.99.

    24. A luxurious-feeling wrap for wearing as a scarf, a wrap when it's a bit chilly outside, hiding under during a scary movie, the possibilities are endless!

    Promising review: "This super soft, beautiful shawl is an absolutely great value for the money. It is nice and long, warm and cozy, and looks fashionable all at the same time. It's the absolute right weight to wear on a chilly winter night in the house or outside in early spring. It's also something I might carry and wear in an overly air conditioned room or restaurant. I suspect I'll be buying more in the very near future. I can't say enough about how good it feels — it's light to the touch but warm when it's wrapped around you." —Deborah A.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in a variety of colors).

    And check out more cheap gift ideas for Mother's Day.

    25. A lifelike pet pillow so she'll be bookended by the family pet and the pet's likeness while they all catch up on their stories.

    Get it from aurespaces on Etsy for $38.95+.

    FYI, check out more gifts moms told us they want.

    26. A glam decanter she can use when entertaining or just when watching whatever she decides to serve as her new Scandal.

    Promising review: "This decanter is a true work of art. It is beautifully crafted and flawlessly designed. I have used it twice and it performs perfectly. In both beauty and function, it is worth twice the price that I paid. I would gladly recommend both the seller and this product to anyone." —Charles J.

    Get it from Amazon for $42.95.

    And check out more gifts that'll make your mom cry (but in a good way)!

    27. A seriously gorgeous pink clay cleansing bar to pamper her skin while achieving Insta goals.

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    It's 100% vegan, smells like citrus and floral, and has a formula that nourishes skin while drawing out impurities. So, uh, it's good stuff.

    Promising review: "This is everything I wanted and more! A self-professed natural product junkie, I was looking for a non-creamy face wash for the summer. And let me tell you, I've tried about every natural brand out there and have even tried my hand at making soap. This is IT. I have incredibly sensitive combination skin, and this product cleans my skin while keeping it soft. It's also very soothing and doesn't disrupt the PH of my skin. And the smell is very pleasant — light and feminine. I've been meaning to try Herbivore Botanicals for a while now, and it has lived up to expectations." —S

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    Satisfy her luxurious tastes without going broke with more gifts that only look expensive.

    28. A minimalist watch that, tbh, may be too cool to function. JK. It works!

    Get it from Amazon for $24.78+ (available in five color combos).

    If this isn't quite her style, check out these cool inexpensive watches.

    29. A custom mug to celebrate your distance-spanning love!

    Usually takes 6–10 days to create. Microwave- and dishwasher-safe.

    Get it from Amazon for $21.95+ (available in two sizes).

    30. Or a location-centric candle so she'll feel like you're hanging out together any time she lights it.

    Get it from Amazon or the Homesick website for $29.95 (available in 50 states).

    31. A cold brew maker and some delish coffee to feed her habit without hurting her wallet *and* it'll pull double duty as a tea infuser.,

    Free of plastic, works with loose or bagged tea.

    Promising review (cold brew maker): "Gave this to my husband for his birthday, and we love it! Perfect way for us to still get our caffeine kick because we are transitioning into the warmer months and not craving the comfort of a hot cup of coffee in our hands. Plus, I'm a busy mom of two little ones... I can't remember the last time I actually drank a cup of coffee that was still hot anyway. Brilliant idea to grab a cold brew and go about my business :)" —Lisa Walters

    Get them from Amazon: cold brew maker for $19.99 and coffee for $14.24

    And explore coffee products our readers love.

    32. A gorgeous journal full of watercolor portraits of literature's favorite female characters to inspire her next library visit.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.46, Uncommon Goods for $14.95, or through a local bookseller on Indiebound.

    33. A "Summer Water" subscription, meaning she'll get shipments of delish rosé for three months!!!

    ICYMI, Winc is a delightful wine subscription service that one BuzzFeeder adores. It recently launched a rosé called Summer Water (it's yummy, I tried it) and you can get three monthly shipments of it!

    Get a three-month subscription for $350. Or if you're a member, you can buy it by the bottle or case!

    34. A set of barely there Disney socks because now that you're grown, you realize how dang expensive going to Disney World is and you don't have that kind of coin to foot her bill there. Yet.

    Get them from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in six styles and princess versions).

    35. A pair of badass sunnies that'll make passersby say "Who is she?!"

    I own these in blue and adore them. Check out my ~detailed~ review.

    Get them from Amazon for $12.99 (available in 11 colors).

    Want more options? Check out our story on sunglasses people won't believe you bought on Amazon.

    36. An alarm clock that mimics the sunrise, which sounds like a weird gift but she'll appreciate if she has a tough time waking up in the morning.

    Promising review: "I was one who hit the snooze button endlessly, so getting up even earlier to do something 'optional' like exercise was impossible — especially with the shorter days of fall and winter. This has seriously made all the difference in the world. It's amazing, really, Nothing else has worked. The light starts 30 minutes before the alarm goes off and very slowly gets brighter (simulating sunrise). Even though your eyes aren't open, it affects your brain and the waking process. You can adjust how bright you want it to get (I think it's on a scale of 1–9). I've been using it for 6 weeks and have been exercising 5–6 days a week, with plans to make it 7 when I'm in better shape." —Cindy

    Get it from Amazon for $44.99.

    And check out more Mother's Day gifts that aren't flowers.

    37. A retractable lint roller — it might sound like a ridiculous gift, but I know you *know* if your mom would be into a lint roller that easily travels.

    So I have one of these and am obsessed with it. I wear a lot of black and it's a total game-changer.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in 18 colors). And while you're at it, pick up a box of refills.

    38. A deck of ~golden~ playing cards to make weekly poker night feel that much more luxurious.

    Get them from Amazon for $7.69.

    39. A bold enamel pin that'll speak to her soul while looking cool on her denim jacket.

    Get it from Drawings By Nicole on Etsy for $11.50 (available in dark iron or gold).

    40. A Groupon getaway so somebody else can plan out a wonderful family vacay and she can finally cross some destinations off her "Bucket List Trips" Pinterest board she keeps sending you. *Hint hint*

    Explore all Groupon getaways including many that lump in airfare with the total cost. You can search by destinations and dates, or peruse and see where your heart takes you.

    Book an eight-day vacation to Venice, Florence, and Rome from Groupon for $999+.

    41. A pair of shortie PJs as a vast improvement from your college intramural volleyball T-shirt she swears is the comfiest possible sleep option.

    Get them from Nordstrom for $55 (available in sizes 2XS–2XL).

    Be sure to check out even more comfy PJ options.

    42. And a monogrammed fleece robe to wrap up in for comfy lounging.

    Get it from Personalization Mall for $48.99 (one size fits up to XL).

    43. A dazzling statement necklace that'll up her costume jewelry game without depleting your checking account.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    And check out more amazing last-minute Mother's Day gifts.

    44. A palm tree or flamingo wine topper to bring some tropical vibes to that bottle of wine she asked you to bring to family game night.,

    Get them from Pottery Barn: palm tree for $9.50 or flamingo for $12.50

    45. A family cookbook you can prefill with all the info from that stack of well-used index cards that currently house all the secret family recipes.

    Promising review: "I gave it to my mother-in-law who loves to cook, and she was delighted. This book features a table of contents, a space for family pictures (oddly enough, but they have to be half a wallet size), and plenty of space to take a picture of the dish to accompany the recipe. It's a beautifully bound recipe book." —CJ

    Get it from Amazon for $29.

    Here's to treating moms who also have your back. And your stomach!

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    Looking for the perfect gift for any occasion? Check out all of BuzzFeed’s gift guides!

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