Cheap but Unique Mother’s Day Gifts Under $50
With Mother’s Day coming up, it’s time to find the perfect gift for mom. These cheap, unique ideas are a great start! Plus, we include a few splurge items.
No one deserves a nice gift more than your mom. But, no matter how much you love your mom, sometimes our budgets limit us.
That’s why we have a list of thoughtful, unique, and cheap Mother’s Day gifts!
For moms who love to cook
Granite Mortar and Pestle—$22.99
This granite mortar and pestle is 100 percent solid granite and is great for a mom who just likes fresh ground herbs to one who’s a professional in the kitchen. At just $22.99, it’s a steal.
Cat Kitchen Oven Mitts—$12.43 (price varied depending on design)
These oven mitts are adorable and completely heat resistant. They come in a variety of colors and patterns.
Wine Novelty Socks—$11.95
For wine lovers, these socks are perfect. They cheekily say “if you can read this, bring me some wine”.
One size fits most, they’re machine washable, and are made from comfy cotton.
Wine and Cocktail Mixing Bar Set—$36.99
If the cozy socks above aren’t enough for your wine-enthusiast mom, this wine and cocktail set is sure to be a hit.
It includes 16 pieces for making the perfect cocktail or keeping wine and champagne nice and cold.
Copper Mixing Bowl—$23.95
Copper cookware is all the rage these days—it looks cool and lasts a lifetime. This mixing bowl is heavy duty and comes in 7.6 in., 9.5 in., and 11.5 in.
For moms who need a break
Bath Bomb Set—$26.95
This set of seven bath bombs are great for moms who need to relax after a long day. They’re lavender, rose, cocoa butter, pear, coconut and mango, lilac, and orange.
They’re all organic and the set comes with soap rose petals and soap grass to make the bath extra calming.
Lavender Essential Oil Spa Basket!—$26.89
Essential oils are proven to help increase relaxation—exactly what a busy mom needs.
This set includes: Shower gel, a body scrub, body lotion, and bath salts.
Extra Long Heated Neck Wrap—$25
This weighted heating pad helps soothe neck and shoulder muscles, and stays warm for a half hour. There are a variety of colors to choose from and there are a host of great reviews!
Bamboo Bathtub Tray—$28.55
To pair with the bath sets above, consider this bath tray that holds wine, a book, and a phone. It has the added benefit of being environmentally friendly since it’s made out of bamboo!
Himalayan Salt Lamp 2 PACK—$27.99
Salt lamps have a host of benefits. They emit negative ions, and the ionized air creates a calming affect which helps you sleep better at night.
This two pack is perfect for a mom who needs a little extra help relaxing.
For moms who love the outdoors
Tactical Knife, Blue Titanium—$18.99
This tactical knife is both great to have on hand if your mom likes to camp, and it’s stylish. It’s made from stainless steel and has a secure lock system so it’s sturdy to use.
Cast Iron Yoga Frog Door Wedge—$16.59
When summer hits and it’s finally nice enough to leave doors open, your yoga-loving mom will love that you gave her this gift. It’s quirky and unique, and made from cast iron so it’s durable, too!
Garden Tools Set—$34.99
If your mom likes to garden, this nine-piece set is perfect! It includes tools, gloves, and a simple carrying case to make sure nothing gets lost.
Camping Hammock Set—$24.99
This lightweight, double hammock is perfect for moms who like to relax a little after a long day of camping or hiking. It’s made of silk nylon, it’s easy to set up, and can hold up to 600 lbs. You’ll be hard pressed to find a hammock this nice for the price.
Camping Adventures Towel Set—$19.96
This dish towel set is perfect for using while camping, or while at home dreaming of being out in nature. This two-piece set is 100 percent cotton and has a burlap look to make your camper or home a little more rustic.
For moms who appreciate the finer things
Apple Watch Band—$15.90
Apple watch bands aren’t all that exciting, but this replaceable Apple watch strap is perfect for mom’s who want to add a little flair to their watch. It comes in a variety of styles and colors, so you can customize it to your mom’s style.
Handmade Universe Guardian Bracelet—$7.98
This bracelet features all the planets in our solar system. It’s made from synthetic stone and is adjustable.
Custom Photo Necklace—$29.99
Some times a picture just isn’t classy enough, so check out this photo necklace. All you have to do upload a photo you want to put on the necklace and the rest is taken care of!
Chinese Tea Pot Set—$49.95
This slides in right under our $50 budget, but it’s worth it! This beautiful Chinese tea pot comes with six cups and a tea strainer inside the pot.
Bamboo Cheese Board Set—$22.99
Does your mom like hosting dinner parties? This bamboo cheese board set comes with four stainless steel knives hidden in a drawer that will help your mom serve a beautiful cheese and fruit dish (pairs well with wine).
For moms who love their pets
Custom Pet Pillow —$29.99
If your mom would rather have a picture of her pets than you (hey, we all grow out of our cute stage), this custom pet pillow is the perfect gift. Made out of Holland Cashmere, this pillow is soft to the touch and a great addition to any room.
iBuddy Dog Seat Cover—$39.99
This is perfect for moms who travel with their dogs. It fits in the back seat or large trunk and covers the entire seat so all you have to do is take it out and wash when needed. It also helps keep pets cool and offers better support in case of an accident.
Everyone needs (and loves) socks, so why not get these cute cat (or dog) socks? They’re made out of durable material, so they won’t constantly fall down or tear.
Key Holder and Dog Leash Hanger—$26.99
This “his, hers, and pups” key holder or coat rack can help your mom stay organized. It’s made out of real wood, so it also offers a rustic feel.
Car Musical Wind Chimes—$11.99
These small wind chimes are homemade and perfect for moms who need to hear some relaxing music over the screaming of kids in the back seat.
For moms with young kids
Personalized Baby Handprint & Footprint Keepsake Photo Frame Kit—$19.98
This kit lets you create a keepsake that you’ll cherish forever. It comes with a stencil kit featuring letters, numbers, shapes and symbols to help you create your own unique frame.
Trunk and Backseat Car Organizer—$25.05
This is perfect for a mom who’s on the go. It fits snuggly on the backseat and can hold children’s toys, diaper bags, and groceries all at the same time! Plus, it keeps the floor of the trunk free for other belongings.
Baby Swaddle Blankets—$20
This is a simple gift, but one that every new mom needs. They’re 100 percent cotton, come in a variety of designs, and are extra-large so they can be used for other purposes after the baby grows up.
This diaper bag comes with a space for everything from baby bottles to your cell phone. It can be used as a backpack or a generic handbag.
New Mother Mug—$14.95
There’s a mug for every occasion, including becoming a new mother! This mug features the saying “Hello, my new name is Mommy.” It’s a simple, yet unique gift any mom is sure to love.
If you’re looking to splurge this Mother’s Day
14k white gold diamond infinity necklace— $290 On Sale: $217
This beautiful gold diamond necklace is perfect if you want to get your mom something extra special. It has five diamonds and adjustable chain.
Food subscription service—Varies between services
If your mom loves to cook, but is just too busy, a meal delivery service is the perfect gift. Home Chef, Blue Apron, and Plated are a few of the most popular services—all with a slightly different twist.
Wine Club membership—$44.95 a month
This is a great gift for any wine lovers! For under $50 a month, you’ll get three different bottles of wine, a wine expedition newsletter, and you can personalize a message to make the set extra special. You can choose from red, white, or get a mixed bunch.