The 31 Best Christmas Gifts for Mom of 2019

Present picks she'll love

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Our Top Picks

Fire TV Cube: Fire TV Cube at Amazon

"No locating the remote necessary."

Revlon One-Step Hot Air Brush: Revlon Hot Air Brush at Amazon

"She'll get a blowout that looks straight out of a salon."

Tile Mate: Tile Mate at Amazon

"Will save her precious time searching for lost items."

Anker Premium Aluminum Portable Charger: Anker Charger at Anker

"She'll never be without power."

Vionic Alice Slipper: Vionic Alice Slipper at Vionic Shoes

"Designed with orthotic support."

GoWISE Digital Air Fryer: GoWISE Digital Air Fryer at Amazon

"Whip up healthy fare in no time flat."

Hamilton Beach 2-Way Brewer Coffee Maker: Hamilton Brewer at Amazon

"Wake up to ready-made coffee."

Sephora Play Subscription: Sephora Play Subscription at Sephora

"Delivers samples of beauty products each month."

MZ Wallace Medium Metro Tote: MZ Wallace Metro Tote at Nordstrom

"Stylish enough to go with any outfit."

Lululemon Align Pant: Lululemon Align Pant at Lululemon

"High-quality fabric makes them last for years."

Our Top Picks

Fire TV Cube

Fire TV Cube, hands-free with Alexa and 4K Ultra HD, streaming media player

 Courtesy of Amazon

For the mom who could use an extra set of hands (read: all moms), there’s this Fire TV Cube. It allows her to do everything from turning on her favorite TV show to controlling the volume just her voice. No locating the remote necessary.

Revlon One-Step Hot Air Brush

Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer & Volumizer Hot Air Brush, Black

 Courtesy of Amazon

This hair hot air brush from Revlon is a game changer, plain and simple. With just this one easy-to-use tool, she gets a blowout that looks straight out of a salon. 

Tile Mate

Tile Mate will save her precious time searching for lost items. All she has to do is stick one of the tiles on her keys, purse, or anything else she tends to lose, and with a push of a button on her smartphone, that object will ring. She’ll thank you for this gift over and over again.

Anker Premium Aluminum Portable Charger

PowerCore+ mini 3350

 Courtesy of Anker

Just the size of a tube of lipstick, this portable charger will make sure she’s never without power. Bonus: It comes in fun colors like gold, silver, and pink, so it’s pretty too.

Vionic Alice Slipper

ALICE SLIPPER

 Courtesy of Vionic Shoes

Treat mom’s toes with these comfortable and stylish slippers from Vionic. They’re designed with orthotic support, so they’ll keep her feet in great shape too.

GoWISE Digital Air Fryer

An air fryer is a great addition to any cook’s arsenal of tools, no matter how skilled she may be. It lets her whip up healthy fare in no time flat, and cleanup is a snap.

Hamilton Beach 2-Way Brewer Coffee Maker

This coffee maker from Hamilton Beach offers options galore for the java-loving mom. She can brew either a single serving right into the cup of her choice or make a whole pot. Even better, she can wake up to it already made with programmable settings that let her load it up and set the time she wants it ready.

Need more ideas? Read our roundup of the best gifts for new moms.

Sephora Play Subscription

Sephora Play Subscription

 Courtesy of Sephora

Beauty lovers will adore getting this box of trial-sized beauty samples delivered to their mailbox every month. In each box, she’ll receive high-end samples of makeup, lotions, shampoo, and other goodies.

MZ Wallace Medium Metro Tote

Medium Metro Tote MZ WALLACE

 Courtesy of Nordstrom

This tote from MZ Wallace is big enough to hold everything she needs but is stylish enough to go with any outfit. It comes in colors from basic black to stripes and animal prints, and the nylon material makes it lightweight and stain-resistant. It’s perfect for the gym, as a travel carry-on bag, or just an everyday purse.

Lululemon Align Pant

Align Pant 31

 Courtesy of Lululemon

Whether she ever sets foot on a yoga mat or not, every woman needs a good pair of yoga pants. With an emphasis on good, the Align Pant from Lululemon is top of the line with a superb fit and high-quality fabric that makes them last for years.

Actaki Water Bottle

Staying hydrated has never been so fun with this smart water bottle that reminds her when to drink her H2O. It holds 32 ounces and comes with a strainer, which makes creating yummy, fruit-infused concoctions a breeze.

Royal Craft Luxury Bathtub Caddy Tray

Add a whole new element of relaxation and enjoyment to her bath with this wooden bathtub caddy. It has room to hold her favorite bubble bath, a book, and even a glass wine.

AeroGarden Harvest

No matter how green her thumb is (or isn’t), she can grow an array of fresh herbs easily with this indoor garden system. No soil is needed, just water and plant food, and she’ll always have fresh basil, parsley, dill, thyme, Thai basil, and mint on hand.

Belmint Shiatsu Foot Massager

If she’s on her feet all day, this electric foot massager can’t be beat. Rotating nodes work deep into the foot muscles to help relieve pain and tension, while infrared heat tackles inflammation and soreness.

Wild Lemongrass Luxury Scented Candle

Fresh and lovely, this wild lemongrass candle will set a sweet mood in any room. It’s hand-poured and made of soy, so it’s eco-friendly, and the glass jar is sleek and elegant. It also comes in an array of other natural scents like pineapple, evergreen, and sugared pecans.

Veken Packing Cubes

Moms with wanderlust will wonder how they ever packed a suitcase without these packing cubes. Four cubes plus a laundry bag and shoe bag come in the set, and they help keep clothes and other gear organized.

Cashmere Wrap Shawl Stole

She’ll be warm and chic in this plush cashmere wrap. It comes in a variety of colors and patterns sure to suit any taste. It’s perfect for travel, chilly nights, and any other time she wants to pull together a cozy look.

LifeAround2Angels Bath Bombs Gift Set

Give the gift of relaxation with these bath bombs. There are 12 in all, and they’re filled with hydrating shea and cocoa butter to keep her skin soft.

Personalized McKenna Jewelry Binder

PERSONALIZED MCKENNA JEWELRY BINDER

Courtesy of Pottery Barn

Taking jewelry on the go can be a tangled mess, but this jewelry binder from Pottery Barn keeps everything neat and organized. There are places for rings, earrings, necklaces, and more. You can have it monogrammed too for an extra-special touch.

Take a peek at our reviews of the best gifts for expecting moms.

Terrazzo Frames

Terrazzo Frames

 Courtesy of West Elm

These terrazzo frames from West Elm will let her put her most cherished photos on display in the most beautiful way. They come in three sizes and can be hung on a wall or stand alone on a flat surface.

SUGARFIX by BaubleBar Two-Tone Druzy Drop Earrings

SUGARFIX by BaubleBar Two-Tone Druzy Drop Earrings

 Courtesy of Target

These pretty earrings will add a pop of glam to any outfit she owns. Made of plated metal and resin stones, they’re great for day or night.

Eberjey Gisele Sleepwear Set

Cozy, comfy, and cute—this two-piece set checks all the important pajama boxes. The classic style comes in an array of pretty colors and features contrasting piping that pops.

Perry Nylon Belt Bag

Perry Nylon Belt Bag

 Courtesy of Nordstrom

Belt bags are hot right now, and this one from Tory Burch is sporty, stylish, and sure to be a favorite. It lets her safely carry everything she needs around her waist or across her chest, leaving her arms free.

iRobot Roomba

Roomba

Courtesy of Amazon

 

A robot that cleans floors sounds almost too good to be true, but thousands swear by the iRobot. Mom can schedule it to get to work whenever she wants via an app on her phone, and it will even recharge itself when it needs a reboot.

Looking for more options? Check out our article on the best gifts for new parents.

Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug

No more microwaving her morning coffee over and over again as it grows cold, this smart mug keeps at just the temperature she wants. A single charge will maintain the temperature for up to an hour, while a charging coaster will keep it just right all day.

Functional Multi Pocket Crossbody Bag

A great functional crossbody bag is a must-have for every woman for sightseeing, trips to the mall, and everyday errands. This one from Isabelle comes in an array of great colors, and it has several zippered compartments to help keep everything organized.

Faux Fur Ruched Throw

FAUX FUR RUCHED THROWS

Courtesy of Pottery Barn

Elegant and soft as can be, she’ll want to snuggle up with this faux fur throw from Pottery Barn whenever there’s a chill in the air. It comes in an array of colors and in two different sizes and adds a cozy touch to any space.

URPOWER Oil Diffuser

While she can also use it as a humidifier, it’s as an oil diffuser that most people like this little appliance best. When diffused, essential oils are thought to be effective in treating and preventing a variety of ailments and conditions, and they smell amazing to boot. It’s small and lightweight enough to take on the go too, which is perfect for hotel rooms or if she wants to move it from room to room in the house.

Backslash Fit Self-Rolling Smart Yoga Mat

Add an extra bit of Zen to her yoga practice with this mat that folds up all by itself. It's 5 mm thick and is designed to lay flat without slipping and sliding around on the floor.

14k Solid Gold Initial Necklace

14k Solid Gold Initial Necklace, Sideways Initial Necklace, Letter Necklace

 Courtesy of Etsy

This trendy gold letter necklace is sure to be a topic of conversation. You can personalize it however you like, with her initials, the initials of her kids, or any other three meaningful letters. It can also be made in silver or rose gold if that’s more her style.

Orolay Women's Thickened Down Jacket

No matter how cold it gets outside, she’ll be cozy and warm in this down jacket from Orolay. It’s warm, well-made, and looks as great as it feels.

Our Process

Our writers spent 6 hours researching the most popular Christmas gifts on the market. Before making their final recommendations, they considered more than 30 different Christmas gifts for mom overall, screened options from 30 different brands and manufacturers, read over 150 user reviews (both positive and negative), and tested 3 of the gifts themselves. All of this research adds up to recommendations you can trust.

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