You have exactly one week until mother’s day, which means it’s time to decide what you’re getting your mum and place the order already! (Do you really want to pay for overnight shipping or spend your Saturday afternoon rushing around town hunting for a gift?) Don’t worry, we’ve solved the hurdle of your limited time and budget restrictions with our handy guide. From economical picks under $25, to extravagant products that will go down in mother’s day history, we have you covered.
Click through our sideshow for the perfect gift for your mum!
You’re on a budget—and that’s okay! Luckily, this is one holiday where the thought really does mean more than the gift. But the best part? There are plenty of hip gifts that won’t break the bank, while showing mom you put some thought into what she’d like.
Jennifer Fisher x RGB Nail Polish in Momma ($18)
The woman behind Jennifer Fisher jewelry has partnered with RBG to create a beautiful, limited-edition navy nail polish appropriately named Momma. The shiny formula is 5-Free and will complement every skintone.
The Recipe for Radiance by Alexis Wolfer ($23)
For the mom that loves a good DIY, we suggest picking up our friend Alexis Wolfer’s new beauty book. It’s full of good-for-you masks that your mom can make right in her own kitchen.
Le Metier De Beaute Eyelash Curler ($18)
Who doesn’t cherish a perfectly wrapped black box from Net-a-Porter? For under $20 you can replace your mom’s beat up old eyelash curler with a shiny new one for the prestigious e-tailer
If you think that $50 is more your speed, you have just as many great options. From a nourishing haircare set to a luxury lipstick, keep clicking for options that will truly impress.
Moroccanoil Cleanse Travel Luxuries Set ($36)
Does you mom love using Moroccanoil’s hair products? She'll love the brand's body offerings just as much! This kit comes with a body scrub, shower gel, travel cosmetics case, and, of course, a travel-friendly size of their signature oil.
Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Volupte ($35)
The packaging of YSL’s lipstick-meets-balm is enough to cherish this lip color, but the formula is what will win your mom over. The lightly tinted formula gives a touch of color and a touch of shine that works any time of day.
Nest Eau de Parfum Coffret ($38)
The New York-based line of fragrances are sure to get your mom’s seal of approval: they’re light, fresh, and sophisticated. This sampler includes mini bottles of the brand’s five best-selling scents.
Tarte Pure Maracuja Oil ($46)
A nourishing, brightening, and hydrating face oil? This gift will wow skincare-junky moms everywhere.
Hey big spender! If you’ve got a bill to drop on mom, we suggest you pick up one ultra-luxurious gift that she would never buy herself—as opposed to a bunch of small things that lack punch. Trust us, she’ll cherish one of these items.
Stella McCartney Yoga Mat ($75)
For the yogi mom, it doesn’t get better than a high quality yoga mat that’s also sleek. We suggest Stella McCartney’s limited-edition yoga mat.
Diptyque Roses Scented Candle ($60)
From the most recognizable luxury candle brand on earth, Roses is a beautiful Parisian scent that’s both complex and feminine. Once the candle is done, tell your mom to rinse with hot water and use as a makeup brush holder.
Guerlain Meteorites Powder For the Face ($60)
For the mom that loves a little shimmer in her routine, Guerlain’s pearls will deliver a radiant glow to cheeks. Plus, the beautiful packaging will look decadent on her vanity.
Tom Ford Eye & Cheek Compact ($95)
Tom Ford isn’t known for being practical, but his new spring palette is equal parts wearable and decadent. The blush and bronzer are universally flattering, and you can create a variety of looks with the three shadows.
So you’re telling us you have no budget? What a lucky mom you have! When it comes to splurging, you’ve come to the right place. From the most luxurious face kit from SK-II to a classic Chanel perfume, your gift won’t soon be forgotten.
SK-II Pitera Essence Set ($100)
For the mom who wants results yesterday, give SK-II’s kit. It has one of the brand’s coveted cloth face masks, plus luxurious moisturizer, and their Facial Essence (the miracle fluid at the heart of the brand).
RéVive Moisturizing Renewal Cream ($195)
For the mom that lusts after high-end face cream, we suggest ReVive’s deeply-hydrating formula. Based on the brand’s signature blend of potent anti-aging ingredients, this formula is also packed with glycolic acid, for a soft and smooth complexion.
Chanel No. 5 Eau de parfum Classic Bottle Spray ($130)
Chanel’s classic scent is the epitome of luxury and has universal mom appeal. What’s not to love about breaking out a French fragrance on special occasions? Plus, the bottle will elevate any vanity.
Anya Hindmarch Make Up Patent Leather Trimmed Cosmetics Case ($350)
The iconic British brand’s luxury goods are both timeless and cheeky—and this makeup bag is no exception. It’s the perfect size for slipping into a handbag, has a place for brushes and smaller items, and comes in fun, vibrant colors.