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    34 Mother's Day Gifts That Only Look Expensive

    So you can show your mom there's no limit to your love (even if there is for your spending).

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    1. A pack of *blooming* teas that'll be both soothing and an Insta opportunity (assuming you're willing to help her upload it again).

    2. A pair of gilded hair clips so she'll always get the royal treatment as ~queen bee~.

    3. A duo of wall-hanging plant terrariums, because this is a much better aesthetic than all your childhood art she still insists on keeping.

    4. A pair of friendly socks for giving her the *garden* of compliments she deserves — and subtly upgrading her usual gym socks.

    5. A 3D-printed moon light lamp that'll ~glow up~ her bedroom without dimming your bank account.

    6. A miniature set of Givenchy lipsticks so designer brands are actually within reach (I will not keep this, I will not keep this).

    7. A set of stemless glass champagne flutes, because she'll feel extra ~bubbly~ when getting a fancy toast.

    8. A ceramic llama coin bank for turning spare pocket change into a statement piece (and now you know where to "borrow" quarters from on laundry day).

    9. A pair of 18K gold-plated cubic zirconia earrings that'll make her wonder how you can suddenly afford fine jewelry — just smile and nod.

    10. A glass catch-all tray so everything from her favorite perfumes to jewelry can be shown off with a little *vanity*.

    11. An all-natural pink clay soap bar, because is there really any better gift than luxurious-feeling skincare products?

    12. A porcelain three-piece tea set in blue toile for giving the good china a run for its money — this just might be shown off more.

    13. A line-a-day journal with floral watercolor art throughout that'll let her jot down her favorite memories and thoughts for the next five years.

    14. A geometric bird salt and pepper shaker so you look like a *seasoned* pro when it comes to high-end gifting.

    15. A sophisticated wooden cheese board set, because nothing says gourmet like a little brie and vino (it's also just a great excuse to eat more).

    16. A set of stainless steel chopsticks for the sushi lover in need of a sophisticated upgrade from the takeout pair.

    17. A flower garden kit that'll cut out weeding altogether and make a much bigger impression than the standard bouquet.

    18. A satin-y square scarf so she can get the Hermès effect, and you still have money leftover to buy things like food.

    19. A pair of Wander Beauty gold eye masks, because on Mother's Day under eye circles should just be the cause of a chic spa day (on a budget).

    20. A waterproof watch with a starlight dial and genuine leather band for a Rolex-worthy look, but at a fraction of the price.

    21. A air plant dipped in gilded quartz crystal that'll make your siblings green with envy — but not everyone can be the favorite child.

    22. A pair of embroidered sheer socks so her go-to heels get a *step up* from everyone else in the office (and your own paycheck goes virtually untouched).

    23. A metallic wireless bluetooth speaker, because it's her day and she can blast James Taylor if she wants to — and now she can hear him in perfect clarity!

    24. A swan keepsake tin for gracefully hiding extra clutter — which she will never admit exists, especially when guests are coming.

    25. A set of stainless steel teaspoons that'll look lovely with those delicate dishes that only see the light of day when people come over.

    26. A rose gold Luna Lovegood cardholder so her credit cards are safeguarded from you, but at least she'll always think of her favorite quirky child when using this.

    27. A book of heartfelt poems by Cleo Wade, because not only will her coffee table look chic AF, but now she'll get a cute daily pep talk — you can *totally* take partial credit.

    28. A quilted purse for being able to say gifting was in the bag. Stylish, cheap, and classic? Hell, get two.

    29. A set of intricate blossom-pressed placemats that'll inspire even you to set the table — even leftovers look like five-star meals on these babies.

    30. A trio of Pinrose rollerball perfumes so she gets the scents you really splurged this year. Your secret is safe with me.

    31. A bohemian throw pillow, because what better says "I'm sorry I spend all my time on the couch" than beautifully decorating your favorite furniture?

    32. A card set of dainty prints in four stylish cities to cover you until you can afford to get her plane tickets — until then, wall decor is the next best thing!

    33. A set of porcelain measuring cups that'll add an elegant touch to her kitchen that's worthy of Ina Garten's praise.

    34. A copper pineapple sipper so she looks like the trendiest person in the room while drinking a fancy cocktail. Her picture might even get more likes than yours, sorry!

    Your siblings after thinking you broke the agreed upon budget:

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