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35 Splurge-Worthy Mother’s Day Gifts She'll Absolutely Adore

Your number one choice would have been round-trip tickets to Europe, but these come pretty darn close!

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1. A Le Creuset enameled Dutch oven for whipping up comfort foods in the way that only a mother/grandmother knows how.

Le Creuset cookware is often passed down like a family heirloom, so it's kind of like a gift to yourself, TBH.Promising review: "It just doesn't get any better than this. Good, even heat. The enamel interior is almost non-stick, it's so smooth. Easy to use, thanks to the big handles and the large cooking area on the bottom, and the knob is oven-safe up to 500ºF, which is more than enough. Yeah, it's expensive, but it's worth every penny." —C. BerginGet it from Amazon for $379.95 (available in 12 colors) or Williams Sonoma for $380 (available in 18 colors).
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Le Creuset cookware is often passed down like a family heirloom, so it's kind of like a gift to yourself, TBH.

Promising review: "It just doesn't get any better than this. Good, even heat. The enamel interior is almost non-stick, it's so smooth. Easy to use, thanks to the big handles and the large cooking area on the bottom, and the knob is oven-safe up to 500ºF, which is more than enough. Yeah, it's expensive, but it's worth every penny." —C. Bergin

Get it from Amazon for $379.95 (available in 12 colors) or Williams Sonoma for $380 (available in 18 colors).

2. A pair of shearling-lined Ugg slippers that'll cradle her tired feet like two fluffy little clouds.

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Promising review: "Cozy, cozy, cozy! So glad I ordered these and even though they are furry, I have full intention of wearing them in the summer. I paused and thought about buying a pair that were being offered for less, however, were also not the same quality, and I decided after having my other Ugg footwear last for years and years that it was worth the splurge. I think I was right in my judgment." —Irish Eyes in NH

Get them from Amazon for $53.14+ or Ugg for $80 (available in sizes 5–12 and six colors).

3. A box of silky smooth Godiva chocolates because you definitely inherited your sweet tooth from your mama.

You can personalize the ribbon with your own message like, "You rule, mom!" Each box contains milk, dark, and white chocolates with classic Belgian fillings, and Godiva provides a warm weather guarantee that ensures your sweets will get delivered in perfect, un-melted shape!Get a 19-piece box from Godiva for $31.95+ (available in three sizes). Check out the best places to order chocolate online!
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You can personalize the ribbon with your own message like, "You rule, mom!" Each box contains milk, dark, and white chocolates with classic Belgian fillings, and Godiva provides a warm weather guarantee that ensures your sweets will get delivered in perfect, un-melted shape!

Get a 19-piece box from Godiva for $31.95+ (available in three sizes). Check out the best places to order chocolate online!

4. A quirky necklace to thank her for bearing with you all these years. (You can add additional cubs that follow the mama bear, depending on how many siblings you have!)

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This necklace is made of sterling silver and bronze. It's handmade in Seattle, Washington!

Promising review: "The necklace is well-made and adorable. My mother loved it for Mother's Day. In fact, I loved it so much, I'm going to order one for myself merely because I love bears." —Kay

Get it from Uncommongoods for $120+.

5. A Summer Water subscription to ensure she always has a bottle of booze ready for entertaining. It's truly the gift that keeps on giving...in the form of rosé.

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Summer Water is a rosé launched by Winc, a wine subscription service that a BuzzFeeder actually reviewed!

Get a three-month subscription for $350. (You can also purchase a single bottle if you sign up as a Winc member!)

6. A sturdy leather tote for an on-the-go mom who's constantly on the hunt for a bottomless bag à la Mary Poppins.

This bag is made in Florence, Italy, from 100% Italian leather!Promising review: "I love how amazing the quality of this bag is! I can’t get enough of it! Every time I use it, people ask me how much I spent on it — when I tell them how much, their jaws drop in amazement! This bag gets me a lot of compliments. I can’t get enough of this bag that I just might purchase a second one!" —AsusballoGet it from Everlane for $165 (available in seven colors).
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This bag is made in Florence, Italy, from 100% Italian leather!

Promising review: "I love how amazing the quality of this bag is! I can’t get enough of it! Every time I use it, people ask me how much I spent on it — when I tell them how much, their jaws drop in amazement! This bag gets me a lot of compliments. I can’t get enough of this bag that I just might purchase a second one!" —Asusballo

Get it from Everlane for $165 (available in seven colors).

7. A pot of moth orchids that should definitely be gifted with a card that says, "I'm proud to be y'orchid."

These orchids come planted in an elegant blue and white print tin with gold handles and feet.Get them from 1-800-Flowers for $114.99. Check out the best places to order flowers online!
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These orchids come planted in an elegant blue and white print tin with gold handles and feet.

Get them from 1-800-Flowers for $114.99. Check out the best places to order flowers online!

8. A Kindle Paperwhite so she won't have to lug around several heavy books when traveling. Plus, the "pages" actually look like paper!

My mother travels a lot and swears by her Kindle. There's no screen glare, even in bright sunlight (unlike tablets) and a single battery charge lasts for weeks!Promising review: "Love this thing! As an avid reader from an early age, I hung onto the idea of reading physical books as a point of tradition (or as I liked to frame it, as a reading 'purist'). I finally gave in, though, and bought one mostly to make it easier to read in bed without disturbing my wife after she would go to sleep. And honestly, I have not looked back since — I just regret not buying it sooner! I literally have been flying through two books a week, without any of the lead times in ordering the next book, let alone running short on shelf space after. And aside from being great for travel, I actually find there is less strain on my eyes when reading in varying lighting. Took me awhile to come around, but this is a must-have for anyone that enjoys reading!" —NPchicagoGet it from Amazon for $119.99.
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My mother travels a lot and swears by her Kindle. There's no screen glare, even in bright sunlight (unlike tablets) and a single battery charge lasts for weeks!

Promising review: "Love this thing! As an avid reader from an early age, I hung onto the idea of reading physical books as a point of tradition (or as I liked to frame it, as a reading 'purist'). I finally gave in, though, and bought one mostly to make it easier to read in bed without disturbing my wife after she would go to sleep. And honestly, I have not looked back since — I just regret not buying it sooner! I literally have been flying through two books a week, without any of the lead times in ordering the next book, let alone running short on shelf space after. And aside from being great for travel, I actually find there is less strain on my eyes when reading in varying lighting. Took me awhile to come around, but this is a must-have for anyone that enjoys reading!" —NPchicago

Get it from Amazon for $119.99.

9. A 7-in-1 Instant Pot to make cooking for family dinners so. much. easier.

The seven functions are rice cooker, pressure cooker, slow cooker, steamer, sauté, yogurt maker and warmer!Promising review: "I'm a very busy wife and mother, and I work full-time, which makes it difficult to make dinner most nights. This Instant Pot was a lifesaver. I love the versatility of it and that you can actually put frozen meat in it, throw the rest of your ingredients in, and in a fraction of the time, you have a complete dinner that is not only delicious, but the meat falls off the bone. I've gotten to the point that I use it more than my oven or stovetop. I put away my slow cooker and use this exclusively. The eight-quart holds a lot of food, cleans up easily, and is very easy to use and tweak to your own recipes. By far the best purchase this year." —HRN7442Get it from Amazon for $55.99+ (available in three sizes).
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The seven functions are rice cooker, pressure cooker, slow cooker, steamer, sauté, yogurt maker and warmer!

Promising review: "I'm a very busy wife and mother, and I work full-time, which makes it difficult to make dinner most nights. This Instant Pot was a lifesaver. I love the versatility of it and that you can actually put frozen meat in it, throw the rest of your ingredients in, and in a fraction of the time, you have a complete dinner that is not only delicious, but the meat falls off the bone. I've gotten to the point that I use it more than my oven or stovetop. I put away my slow cooker and use this exclusively. The eight-quart holds a lot of food, cleans up easily, and is very easy to use and tweak to your own recipes. By far the best purchase this year." —HRN7442

Get it from Amazon for $55.99+ (available in three sizes).

10. A jar of ultra-moisturizing La Mer face cream she wouldn't otherwise splurge on for herself.

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." —lulubunnyGet it from Sephora for $85+ (available in three sizes).
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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).

11. A pretty floral wallet by Coach that can double as a clutch for your cool aunt who is always out for dinners and events.

This envelope-style wallet is made of printed coated canvas. It has eight credit card slots and a full-length bill compartment.Get it from Coach for $150.
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This envelope-style wallet is made of printed coated canvas. It has eight credit card slots and a full-length bill compartment.

Get it from Coach for $150.

12. A compact digital camera because your ma loves taking photos and turning them into albums that everyone can flip through over the holidays.

It's Wi-Fi, NFC, and Bluetooth enabled!Promising review: "Incredible camera for its clarity and portability. The night features made my trip to Guatemala a great success. I was warned prior to buying that it would be no better than a new iPhone camera — well, those assumptions were wrong. Highly recommend for an easy to operate point-and-shoot if you are going on any long travel trips and want to pack light." —GeorgeGet it from Amazon for $429 (available in two colors).
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It's Wi-Fi, NFC, and Bluetooth enabled!

Promising review: "Incredible camera for its clarity and portability. The night features made my trip to Guatemala a great success. I was warned prior to buying that it would be no better than a new iPhone camera — well, those assumptions were wrong. Highly recommend for an easy to operate point-and-shoot if you are going on any long travel trips and want to pack light." —George

Get it from Amazon for $429 (available in two colors).

13. A monthly book subscription box to ensure she has a good read to dive into every month, plus a few goodies to try.

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Each box includes one recently released hardcover novel, a local and artisan coffee, tea or hot chocolate, gourmet treats, handmade items, and more!

Promising review: "Sent this as a gift and my mom loved it. Yummy treats with a newly released book. Perfect for book lovers. It was beautifully packaged too. Want to order for myself as well!" —Tiffani

Get it from Cratejoy for $64.95+/month. Check out other subscription boxes that make perfect Mother's Day gifts!

14. A classic Tory Burch watch your mom can wear forever because it'll never go out of style.

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The strap is made of leather!

Promising review: "If you are looking for a watch that is not too big for the wrist and you can use during the day and evening, then this is a perfect match! Overall, very pleased with the look of the watch and size. Very stylish and classy." —Mperez2018

Get it from Nordstrom for $149.98 (available in three colors).

15. A set of thick and absorbent towels so drying off after a shower will feel like a luxurious experience.

This starter set includes four washcloths, four hand towels, four bath towels, and one bath mat. Everything is made of 100% cotton!Get a 13-piece set from Snowe for $195.
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This starter set includes four washcloths, four hand towels, four bath towels, and one bath mat. Everything is made of 100% cotton!

Get a 13-piece set from Snowe for $195.

16. A monthly subscription to Atlas Coffee Club (which will deliver beans from around the world to mom's doorstep) so she won't run out of joe aka mom fuel.

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Get a three-month subscription from Atlas Coffee Club for $60 (six-months for $109 and 12-months for $199).

17. A triple-insulated water bottle for keeping her drinks ice cold on a long hike.

This stainless-steel water bottle can keep drinks cold for 25 hours and hot for 12 hours. It has a leak-proof cap.Promising review: "This Corkcicle is the perfect water bottle. It keeps my water cold and the ice doesn't even melt during my 75-minute hot yoga classes. I've left my Corkcicle out with ice water in it overnight, and it was still cold in the morning. I'm so happy I decided to buy a Corkcicle, and I highly recommend them to anyone looking for a quality water bottle." —JessicaGet it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in three sizes and nine colors).
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This stainless-steel water bottle can keep drinks cold for 25 hours and hot for 12 hours. It has a leak-proof cap.

Promising review: "This Corkcicle is the perfect water bottle. It keeps my water cold and the ice doesn't even melt during my 75-minute hot yoga classes. I've left my Corkcicle out with ice water in it overnight, and it was still cold in the morning. I'm so happy I decided to buy a Corkcicle, and I highly recommend them to anyone looking for a quality water bottle." —Jessica

Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in three sizes and nine colors).

18. A pair of adorable giraffe bookends that'll bring a smile to her face whenever she sees them.

Promising review: "The bookends are beautiful! They are helpfully designed with a tab that sits under the books to create more stability. They are lightweight but durable." —Em DGet it from Uncommongoods for $65.
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Promising review: "The bookends are beautiful! They are helpfully designed with a tab that sits under the books to create more stability. They are lightweight but durable." —Em D

Get it from Uncommongoods for $65.

19. A mid-century glazed ceramic planter so she can finally re-pot the fig tree that's starting to outgrow its current home.

Get it from West Elm for $169+ (available in two sizes and four colors).
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Get it from West Elm for $169+ (available in two sizes and four colors).

20. A beautifully packaged candle to make her house smell like a spring garden.

There are four scents: Red Berry Amber, Pomegranate Peony, Coconut Milk Mango, and Wild Honeysuckle. Each candle has a 76-hour burn time.Get it from Anthropologie for $32 (available in four scents).
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There are four scents: Red Berry Amber, Pomegranate Peony, Coconut Milk Mango, and Wild Honeysuckle. Each candle has a 76-hour burn time.

Get it from Anthropologie for $32 (available in four scents).

21. A Nespresso machine for the easiest way to enjoy cafe-quality espresso drinks at home.

This little machine has a 19 bar high-pressure pump that releases all the flavors in the coffee! The fast heat-up system reaches the ideal temperature in just 25 seconds. It automatically turns off after nine minutes. Promising review: "I was a little apprehensive about this making an espresso that would be up to my expectations after years of haunting fancy coffee shops, but it totally does. I'm also partial to the occasional Americano and the retractable base makes this easy as well. The Pixie device looks classy and modern and has a small footprint on the counter. One of my favorite Amazon purchases in a while." —BrianGet it from Amazon for $148.99+.
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This little machine has a 19 bar high-pressure pump that releases all the flavors in the coffee! The fast heat-up system reaches the ideal temperature in just 25 seconds. It automatically turns off after nine minutes.

Promising review: "I was a little apprehensive about this making an espresso that would be up to my expectations after years of haunting fancy coffee shops, but it totally does. I'm also partial to the occasional Americano and the retractable base makes this easy as well. The Pixie device looks classy and modern and has a small footprint on the counter. One of my favorite Amazon purchases in a while." —Brian

Get it from Amazon for $148.99+.

22. A stoneware sewing station will make a thoughtful gift for any mother who enjoys quilting and DIY projects.

Promising review: "My mom is constantly binding quilts in her living room. One day, I noticed she had a small little decorative tray to put all of her supplies in. The next Uncommon Goods magazine I got had this in it. How perfect! A place for needles, thread, and scissors! She was so amazed by the gift!" —LhjelleGet it from Uncommongoods for $58.
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Promising review: "My mom is constantly binding quilts in her living room. One day, I noticed she had a small little decorative tray to put all of her supplies in. The next Uncommon Goods magazine I got had this in it. How perfect! A place for needles, thread, and scissors! She was so amazed by the gift!" —Lhjelle

Get it from Uncommongoods for $58.

23. A botanical print silk scarf so mom can stay chic and warm when the AC starts blasting in her office.

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Get it from Nordstrom for $128.

24. A highly rated vacuum to replace the old, ineffective one she's been making do with for years. It'll suck up dirt and pet hairs like a BOSS.

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I got one of these for my grandmother, and she said it's the best vacuum she's ever used! It combines a lift-away and an upright vacuum, so you can remove the canister to clean hard-to-reach areas such as the stairs or the couch. The swivel head makes it easy to navigate around furniture and the HEPA filter traps 99.9% of dust and allergens inside the vacuum!

Promising review: "This vacuum is amazing! I feel like my house has never been vacuumed after using this. Or that my previous vacuum didn't do anything at all. If you have pets you won't be disappointed. We have three dogs and three cats. My carpet looked brand new after a good vacuum. It picks up hair and dirt like you wouldn't believe! Best purchase we have made in a while!" —Meg

Get it from Amazon or Jet for $179.99 or Walmart for $159. Check out the best vacuums you can get online!

25. A tea set (black tea, mug, and tea towel) for letting your mom know exactly how you feel about her.

Get it from Paper Source for $45.
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Get it from Paper Source for $45.

26. A personalized throw blanket that'll warm her legs and her heart.

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Get the left one from Mark & Graham for $69 and the right one from Personalization Mall for $55.99+ (available in two sizes).

27. An Echo Show so you can video chat with mom/grandma without having to spend an hour figuring out how to open Skype.

You can watch movies, read lyrics, check security camera footage, browse photos, pull up the weather forecast, read your to-do and shopping lists, and more!Promising review: "This is a brilliant product and even better than I had hoped. I bought two so that I could check in frequently with my 90-year-old mother in another state. Setup was surprisingly easy — just plugged it in and connected the Wi-Fi. It's entirely voice-controlled so that once my mom learned to say 'Alexa' before each command, she was able to access all kinds of information and make calls to family with just her voice. No tablet to find, no buttons to push — just talking. I'm able to easily make video calls to my mom with my iPhone from anywhere. It was also easy to connect a Google calendar to her Echo Show so that she could keep track of upcoming events. She lives in a senior community and has short-term memory issues, so keeping track of upcoming events is very useful. We used the shopping list function, and it worked beautifully, letting her add things to her list when she thought of them and then checking them off on her Android phone at the store. The speaker is great, too. She can ask for Glenn Miller music and get a nice selection of favorite songs or she can ask for a preview of a movie she's heard about from TV, as well as get movie times and locations. In addition to using our own Echo Show for these things, my wife and I have both our calendars synced to it, so we know what events are coming up. I can't say enough good things about it." —Tom St ClairGet it from Amazon for $229.99 (available in two colors).
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You can watch movies, read lyrics, check security camera footage, browse photos, pull up the weather forecast, read your to-do and shopping lists, and more!

Promising review: "This is a brilliant product and even better than I had hoped. I bought two so that I could check in frequently with my 90-year-old mother in another state. Setup was surprisingly easy — just plugged it in and connected the Wi-Fi. It's entirely voice-controlled so that once my mom learned to say 'Alexa' before each command, she was able to access all kinds of information and make calls to family with just her voice. No tablet to find, no buttons to push — just talking. I'm able to easily make video calls to my mom with my iPhone from anywhere. It was also easy to connect a Google calendar to her Echo Show so that she could keep track of upcoming events. She lives in a senior community and has short-term memory issues, so keeping track of upcoming events is very useful. We used the shopping list function, and it worked beautifully, letting her add things to her list when she thought of them and then checking them off on her Android phone at the store. The speaker is great, too. She can ask for Glenn Miller music and get a nice selection of favorite songs or she can ask for a preview of a movie she's heard about from TV, as well as get movie times and locations. In addition to using our own Echo Show for these things, my wife and I have both our calendars synced to it, so we know what events are coming up. I can't say enough good things about it." —Tom St Clair

Get it from Amazon for $229.99 (available in two colors).

28. A silk sleep mask and neck wrap set to help mom unwind after a long, stressful day.

Both the sleep mask and the neck wrap are made of 100% silk! The neck wrap also has a cotton lining with flaxseed and lavender filling.Get it from Mark & Graham for $79 (available in three colors).
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Both the sleep mask and the neck wrap are made of 100% silk! The neck wrap also has a cotton lining with flaxseed and lavender filling.

Get it from Mark & Graham for $79 (available in three colors).

29. A jar of nourishing almond body milk for keeping her skin soft and supple even during allergy season.

Promising review: "Liquid gold! I can't believe I spent this much on body lotion, but I'm glad I did! I love this product! Goes on silky smooth, and the smell is gentle and clean. My husband loves the scent. My skin feels amazing after I use it. It doesn't take much to absorb into your skin so you can use it sparingly. Also, the jar is heavy glass so I can see myself reusing it in a craft project!" —Mel HGet it from Amazon for $50 or Jet for $42.64.
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Promising review: "Liquid gold! I can't believe I spent this much on body lotion, but I'm glad I did! I love this product! Goes on silky smooth, and the smell is gentle and clean. My husband loves the scent. My skin feels amazing after I use it. It doesn't take much to absorb into your skin so you can use it sparingly. Also, the jar is heavy glass so I can see myself reusing it in a craft project!" —Mel H

Get it from Amazon for $50 or Jet for $42.64.

30. A cherry wood cutting/serving board that'll make whipping up a quick snack feel fancy AF.

This cutting board is handmade in Brooklyn from cherry wood with a mineral oil and beeswax finish.Get it from Of a Kind for $69.
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This cutting board is handmade in Brooklyn from cherry wood with a mineral oil and beeswax finish.

Get it from Of a Kind for $69.

31. A foot spa so she won't have to drive to the local strip mall for a pedicure.

Promising review: "I purchased this bath several years ago, and it still works like it did the first day. Salt, oil, soap, and bleach have all been run through it, and it's in tip-top shape. True, the water can get too hot, but I personally LOVE the fact that the heater actually works, and heats up the water like it's supposed to. This tub rocks and is well worth the money." —Lori E. NovotnyGet it from Amazon for $55.98.
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Promising review: "I purchased this bath several years ago, and it still works like it did the first day. Salt, oil, soap, and bleach have all been run through it, and it's in tip-top shape. True, the water can get too hot, but I personally LOVE the fact that the heater actually works, and heats up the water like it's supposed to. This tub rocks and is well worth the money." —Lori E. Novotny

Get it from Amazon for $55.98.

32. A bouquet of fresh garden roses sure to lift her spirits — it's a classic for a reason!

The Bouqs Company will donate 20% of the purchase price from this bouquet to No Kid Hungry, a non-profit initiative which helps to provide meals to kids in need!Get it from Bouqs for $52+ (available in original or deluxe).
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The Bouqs Company will donate 20% of the purchase price from this bouquet to No Kid Hungry, a non-profit initiative which helps to provide meals to kids in need!

Get it from Bouqs for $52+ (available in original or deluxe).

33. A pair of tortoiseshell sunglasses in a classic shape that'll go with every outfit.

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You can add prescription, progressive, or single vision lenses for an additional fee.

Promising review: "I'm over 50 but stay current with fashion and styles. These look terrific and are exceptionally stylish. Very pleased. Be aware though — these prescription lenses are definitely darker than drugstore shades." —Debbie F.

Get them from EyeBuyDirect for $65 (available in four colors).

34. An organic cotton robe (which you can personalize with her initials) so every day will feel like spa day.

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Each rob is made from 100% environmentally friendly organic cotton!

Get it from Pottery Barn for $95 (available in sizes S–XL and three colors).

35. A couple of tickets to see Wicked on Broadway or Elton John in concert because good memories are forever and truly priceless!

Check out Seatgeek or Ticketmaster for upcoming concerts and shows!
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Check out Seatgeek or Ticketmaster for upcoming concerts and shows!

Her face when she opens your gift:

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