Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gifts For Every Type Of Mum (And Budget)

By Phoebe Youl
15th Apr 2022

A bottle of Miss Dior perfume

With Mother's Day less than a month away, now's the time to start thinking about finding the perfect gift to show mum (or the mother figure in your life) just how much you appreciate them. However, finding a thoughtful gift capable of expressing this level of gratitude can feel near-impossible, especially if you're working with a tight budget. 

With this in mind, we've rounded up a list of the best gifts under $25, all the way through to big-ticket items (we're talking $100 plus), so you'll be able to spoil mum with a special gift, no matter how small—or significant—your splurge.

From sea salt candles and zero-alcohol Pinot Grigio to luxury velvet house slippers and colourful bathrobes, shop our thoughtfully curated list of Mother's Day gifts below.

Mother's Day Gifts Under $25

Circa Sea Salt & Vanilla Soy Candle

Price: $18.95

Remind mum of seaside mornings with this energising and refreshing fragrance. Shop here.  

Aesop Resurrection Rinse-Free Hand Wash

Price: $10

Upgrade her on-the-go essentials with this pocket-sized and sweet-smelling rinse-free wash. Shop here

Paradox Zero Alcohol Pinot Grigio

Price: $13.99

The fresh fruit flavours of this alcohol-free drop are perfect for any Mother's Day celebrations. Shop here

Ultra Violette Sheen Screen Lip Balm SPF50

Price: $25

Wear this balm solo or over lipstick to keep lips hydrated and protected from UVA and UVB rays. Shop here

Where The Crawdads Sing

Price: $18

Give mum the chance to read this bestselling book before the official film comes out. Shop here

Mother's Day Gifts Under $50

The Undone Mini Basket Bag

Price: $39

Handmade in Morocco from dried palm leaves, this bag is the perfect effortless undone accessory. Shop here

Lululemon Fast And Free Running Belt

Price: $49

This lightweight and breathable running belt will hold all of mum's on-the-go essentials. Shop here

Frank Green Ceramic Reusable Bottle 

Price: $49.95

Keep mum hydrated with the ultimate reusable, odour-free, and leak-proof water bottle. Shop here

Aesop Reverence Aromatique Hand Wash

Price: $43

Bring a little luxury to everyday life with this luxurious-looking bathroom addition. Shop here

Mother's Day Gifts Under $100

Maison Balzac Wine Glasses

Price: $89

Make mum's next drink all the more special with this stunning wine glass set. Shop here

Country Road Print Heritage Shopper

Price: $59.95

Perfect for the beach and beyond, this classic tote will hold all of mum's essentials. Shop here

Oroton Blair Double Studs 

Price: $80

The double sphere design of these stud earrings will make the perfect subtle statement. Shop here

Mother's Day Gifts For $100+

Fitbit Luxe Fitness Tracker

Price: $199.95

The sleek bracelet design of this fitness tracker allows mum to monitor her activity, sleep, and more. Shop here

Miss Dior Eau De Parfum

Price: $180

Described as an olfactory "millefiori", the luxurious new Miss Dior perfume is a bouquet in a bottle, with notes of centifolia rose, lily-of-the-valley, peony accord, and iris. Shop here

Assembly Label Iris Knit

Price: $150

Crafted from 100% wool, this relaxed-fit knit is the perfect addition to mum's winter wardrobe. Shop here

Trinny London Starter Stack

Price: $166

Transform mum's makeup routine with this simple 4-piece starter stack. Shop here

Maison Balzac DotDot Platter

Price: $149

This playful glass bowl is hand-made from teal borosilicate glass and adorned with multicoloured balls. Shop here

Augustinus Bader The Rich Cream

Price: $245

Labelled “the greatest skincare of all time”, Augustinus Bader has been causing quite a stir in the beauty world. The Rich Cream is the perfect entry point if mum has been curious to try it out. Shop here

Personally Picked "The Carer" Box

Price: $190

From Personally Picked's Mother's Day collection, this box of goodies features everything mum will need for a day of pure pampering. Shop here

Tekla Organic Cotton-Terry Bath Robe

Price: $263

This cute and comfortable robe is crafted from soft, texture-rich fabric. Shop here

Homebodii Florence Luxury Velvet Slippers

Price: $129.95

Personalise these velvet loafer-style house slippers for the ultimate Mother's Day gift. Shop here

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Image credit: J Lee | Dior

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