The 50 Best Christmas Gifts for Mom of 2022

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Choosing the right Christmas gift for moms is one of the most important, delicate tasks of the season because you want to give them something they deserve (and don’t already have). One way to get it right: Pick among items that simplify their routine, promote self-care, allow some self-indulgence, or do all three. We may not be able to capture all of our gratitude for our moms in one gift, but we can come close with these options.

Consider Mom’s lifestyle, interests, and preferences in order to get a better idea of what she loves. Look into gifts that can be personalized and admired for the years to come while keeping in mind the usefulness of the gift and your budget. We carefully considered various lifestyles, designs, ease of use, ease of cleaning, size, personalization, and value when reviewing products. 

From kitchen gadgets to stylish apparel, here are the best Christmas gifts for Mom.

Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer and Volumizer

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Revlon Salon One-Step Hair Dryer and Volumizer

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. 

Price at time of publication: $40

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K

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Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K

Amazon

Moms can watch their favorite shows and movies in 4K with the Amazon Fire TV Stick. Dolby audio gives them a theater-like experience, while the Alexa Voice Remote gives moms the power to control the lights, check the weather, or view camera feeds. 

Price at time of publication: $50

Lenoshem Mom Necklace with Kids’ Names

Lenoshem Mom Necklace with Kids’ Names

Etsy

For a personalized gift for Mom, look no further than this handmade necklace that’s customizable to fit all of her kiddos. Choose up to four rings to add to the necklace, then customize them with her family’s names. 

Price at time of publication: $31

GoWise 5.8-Quart Digital Air Fryer

GoWise 5.8-Quart Digital Air Fryer

Amazon

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.

Price at time of publication: $120

Lululemon High-Rise Align Pant 28"

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Lululemon Align High-rise Pant

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.

Price at time of publication: $118+

Pure Enrichment PureRelief Heating Pad

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Pure Enrichment Heating Pad

Walmart

With four different heat settings and full-back coverage, this large heating pad is just what moms need to unwind. A built-in LED controller allows for easy use, while built-in loops and elasticized belt help moms find the best fit.

Price at time of publication: $60

John Harrison & Vanessa Whalen Long Distance Friendship Lamp

Long Distance Friendship Lamp

Courtesy of Uncommon Goods

Whether Mom’s oldest is away at college or her best friend lives in another state, she can share this friendship lamp with one or more people. She can simply touch the top of the lamp when she misses the other person—her lamp will turn on, emitting an ambient glow, and theirs will also turn on, no matter how far away, so they’ll know she's thinking of them. Loved ones can even be assigned their own special color, too. 

Price at time of publication: $99+

Eberjey Gisele Long PJ Set

eberjey-gisele-long-pj-set

Zappos

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.

Price at time of publication: $138

Uncommon Goods Birth Month Flower Wine Bottle Stopper

Uncommon Goods Birth Month Flower Wine Bottle Stopper

Uncommon Goods

Forget trying to squeeze the cork back into the bottle: Thanks to these beautiful wine stoppers, mom can save the rest of her wine in the prettiest way possible. Each wine stopper showcases stunning dried flowers to represent your mom’s birth month flower, such as carnations for January or marigolds for October. 

Price at time of publication: $32

Bombas Gripper Slippers

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Bombas Gripper Slippers

Bombas

This unique half slipper, half sock design will upgrade Mom’s relaxation time. Bombas Gripper Slippers have a soft lining on the inside to keep Mom’s feet toasty, while PVC grippers on the sole prevent slipping and sliding. 

Price at time of publication: $40

Kolibri Art Design Mommy Christmas Ornament

Kolibri Art Design Mommy Christmas Ornament

Etsy

If this is Mom’s first Christmas to celebrate, gift her an ornament she can put on the tree every year. This ceramic ornament is handmade and customizable with the year she became a mom. 

Price at time of publication: $10

Uncommon Goods Wine Cork States

Uncommon Goods Wine Cork States

Uncommon Goods

Moms who love wine love having a decorative way to remember special bottles. Neatly place all of Mom’s favorite wine corks in a frame that’s shaped like her home state. It’s made of baltic birch wood and fits in with any decor. 

Price at time of publication: $35

Bala Bangles 1 Pound Bala Bangles in Black

Bala Bangles 1 Pound Bala Bangles in Black

Amazon

Bala Bangles are the perfect addition to any workout because they’re easy to use, lightly weighted, and stylish. Mom can wear the one-pound weights, which are made of recycled steel covered in soft silicone, around her wrists or ankles.

Price at time of publication: $50

Dangtop Bamboo Cooling Blanket

Cooling Blanket

Amazon

For the moms who sleep hot at night, check out this cooling blanket from Dangtop that’s made of 100% bamboo material. The lightweight fabric won’t stick to her skin in the middle of the night, and it’s machine-washable for easy cleaning. 

Price at time of publication: $35

Newgo Cooling Eye Mask

Newgo Cooling Eye Mask

Amazon

Gift Mom a spa-like experience with a cooling gel eye mask made to help relieve puffy eyes and headaches and provide total relaxation. Both sides of the mask can be used thanks to a reversible design that features medical-grade plastic on one side and soft plush fabric on the other. 

Price at time of publication: $12

Jack & Rose Oil Diffuser

Jack & Rose Essential Oil Diffuser

Amazon

This stylish essential oil diffuser reaches up to 480 square feet, so its small footprint has no problem covering the largest room in the house. There are three time-setting options and an auto shut-off for safety, and the scent can last up to 20 hours. It’s even available in several light and bright colors to match home decor of any style.

Price at time of publication: $40

Beats Fit Pro Noise Canceling Earbuds

4.6
Beats Fit Pro Noise Canceling Earbuds

Amazon

Whether they’re used for work, the gym, or jamming at home, every mom deserves a pair of noise-canceling headphones. The Beats Fit Pro are wireless earbuds with flexible wingtips to provide a more secure fit. Plus, with up to six hours of listening time, moms are sure to get plenty of use out of these.

Price at time of publication: $200

Zach & Zoe Sweet Bee Farm Wildflower Honey with Ginger Root

Zach & Zoe Sweet Bee Farm Wildflower Honey with Ginger Root

Amazon

Zach & Zoe’s raw honey is better than plain honey. It’s sustainably sourced from the family’s bees, who pollinate their garden, and it’s free of wax, added sugars, and pesticides. This raw honey features ginger root to help with inflammation, but the Black-owned family business offers a variety of other flavors, including blueberry, lemon, and more.

Price at time of publication: $20

Apple AirTag 4 Pack

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apple-airtag-four-pack

Amazon

Mom can keep the important stuff safe with an Apple tracking device that connects to her phone. Airtag keychains attach to all kinds of things that tend to go astray: Keys, purses, wallets, laptop bags, and more. Simply open the “Find My” app, and she can locate what she needs to find. 

Price at time of publication: $29+

"Letters to My Mom: Write Now. Read Later. Treasure Forever."

"Letters to My Mom: Write Now. Read Later. Treasure Forever."

Amazon

Gift Mom something she can keep forever: Letters. This keepsake book features 12 mail-style envelopes filled with unique writing prompts, such as sharing a special memory. Each letter features enough space for you to write a sweet message to Mom and the date she is supposed to open each letter. 

Price at time of publication: $15

Serta 4" Pillowtop and Memory Foam Mattress Topper

Serta mattress topper

Sam's Club

Ask any mom when was the last time she got a full night of restful sleep and she’ll probably say it was before she had kids. This Serta 4-inch Pillowtop and Memory Foam Mattress Topper might be just what she needs to finally relax and get some much-needed rest. A Verywell Family editor personally tried it and said it "helped turn a too-firm mattress into a cozy cloud that hugs you as you snooze."

Price at time of publication: $249

Hamilton Beach 2-Way Brewer

Hamilton Beach 2-Way Brewer

Amazon

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.

Price at time of publication: $75

MZ Wallace Medium Metro Tote

MZ Wallace Medium Metro Oxford Nylon Tote

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 as an everyday purse.

Price at time of publication: $225

Cactaki Water Bottle

cactaki-water-bottle

Courtesy of Amazon

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.

Price at time of publication: $25

Royal Craft Wood Luxury Bathtub Caddy Tray

4.7
Bamboo Bathtub Tray

Amazon

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 of wine.

Price at time of publication: $58

AeroGarden Harvest Indoor Garden

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AeroGarden Harvest

Amazon

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.

Price at time of publication: $165

Belmint Shiatsu Foot Massager

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Shiatsu Foot Massager with Heat

Belmint 

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.

Price at time of publication: $140

Lulu Candles Wild Lemongrass Soy Candle

Lulu Candles Wild Lemongrass Soy Candle

Courtesy of Amazon

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.

Price at time of publication: $15

Veken 6 Set Packing Cubes

Veken 6 Set Packing Cubes

Amazon

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.

Price at time of publication: $25

LifeAround2angels Bath Bombs Gift Set

LifeAround2Angels Bath Bomb Gift Set

Courtesy: Amazon

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.

Price at time of publication: $27

Pottery Barn Mckenna Personalized Jewelry Box

Pottery Barn Personalized Mckenna Leather Large Jewelry Box

 Courtesy of Pottery Barn

It's easy for mom's favorite baubles to become a tangled mess, but this jewelry box from Pottery Barn keeps everything neat and organized. There are places for rings, earrings, necklaces, and more. You can have it monogrammed for an extra-special touch.

Price at time of publication: $300

iRobot Roomba 690 Robot Vacuum with Wi-Fi Connectivity

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iRobot Roomba 690

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.

Price at time of publication: $530

Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug 2

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Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug

Amazon

No more microwaving her morning coffee over and over again as it grows cold; this smart mug keeps it 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.

Price at time of publication: $130

Isabelle Store Multi Pocket Crossbody Bag

Cross Body Bag

Amazon

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.

Price at time of publication: $14+

Pottery Barn Faux Fur Ruched Throw

Faux Fur Throw

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.

Price at time of publication: $180

Orolay Thickened Down Jacket

Orolay Women's Thickened Down Jacket
Courtesy of Orolay.

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.

Price at time of publication: $160+

Rifle Paper Co. 2023 17-Month Planner

Rifle Paper Co. 2023 17-Month Planner

Rifle Paper Co.

Help Mom plan ahead for 2023 with a 17-month planner from Rifle Paper Co. that features a beautiful floral design on the exterior. A hard cover and elastic band keep valuable notes safe inside and also hides the interior spiral binding. 

Price at time of publication: $36

Promenadefield Custom Family Portrait

Promenadefield Custom Family Portrait

Etsy

For a personalized Christmas gift, we love this family portrait, which is customizable to display the whole family (including ones with four legs). This frameable piece comes in three sizes and fits anywhere from two to 10 people or pets. You can even add names and a title at the top, such as the current year or family’s motto.

Price at time of publication: $24+

Ontel Huggle Hoodie

Ontel Huggle Hoodie

Amazon

A blanket hoodie is just what moms want to curl up in after a long day (or whenever she wants). The Huggle is a plush, wearable, blanket-like hoodie that features long sleeves, a large pocket, and a reversible design. It’s made of ultra-soft fleece and lined with warming sherpa to maximize comfort.

Price at time of publication: $40

Jade Yoga Harmony Yoga Mat

4.3
Jade Harmony Yoga Mat

The Jade Harmony professional yoga mat is perfect for both aspiring and veteran yogis, with its durable slip-resistant surface. It comes in a variety of colors, measures 68 inches, and is made of natural rubber that’s safe to hand wash with mild soap and warm water. 

Price at time of publication: $85

“Knock Knock What I Love About Mom” Fill in the Love Book

“Knock Knock What I Love about Mom” Fill in the Love Book

Amazon

If you want a personalized gift for mom but have run out of time to customize it, this fill-in-the-blank book is a great alternative. Each page features prompts for you to fill out, like “If you were a scent, you’d be [blank],” so there’s no doubt mom will read this many times in the years to come. 

Price at time of publication: $10

Ingrid & Isabel Mama Denim Jacket

Ingrid & Isabel Mama Denim Jacket

 Courtesy of Ingrid and Isabel

Moms will rock their title with confidence in this denim jacket that displays “Mama” on the back in vibrant red letters. It’s available in light denim and dark denim wash, and there’s even a matching toddler jacket, so Mom can match it with her mini in style.

Price at time of publication: $128

Quility Weighted Blanket with Soft Cover

4.7
Quility Weighted Blanket with Soft Cover

Amazon

Send Mom straight into relaxation mode with a weighted blanket that’s available in a large variety of weights, sizes, and colors. Each Quility weighted blanket contains microbeads to help distribute the weight evenly throughout. 

Price at time of publication: $117

UrbanStems Flower Subscription

UrbanStems Flower Subscription

Urbanstems

Say goodbye to forgetting the important dates by signing Mom up for an UrbanStem flower subscription. There are three flower subscriptions to choose from, but you can modify the subscription to your liking, such as when and how often you want flowers delivered. 

Price at time of publication: $55+

Bonai Portable Power Bank

Bonai Portable Power Bank

Amazon

Regardless of where Mom goes, she can stay in touch with this portable charger that’s compatible with Apple and Android devices. The tubular design makes it easy to carry and store in a bag or pocket, while built-in safeguards protect devices from overheating and overcharging.

Price at time of publication: $30

SerenityScentCo Scented Candle

SerenityScentCo Scented Candle

Etsy

This Black-owned business has a large selection of scented candles and soaps any mom will enjoy. From fall favorites to relaxing aromas, each candle is handmade with 100% all-natural soy wax and poured into a 9-ounce jar. 

Price at time of publication: $8+

"Amazing Patterns: Adult Coloring Book"

"Amazing Patterns: Adult Coloring Book by Coloring Book Kim"

Amazon

An adult coloring book gives mom a moment of peace and relaxation while she creates a beautiful masterpiece. There are more than 50 pages in this coloring book that feature all hand-drawn patterns. Each image even has its own page so Mom can tear it out and frame it. 

Price at time of publication: $6

Cloudberries Gradient 1000-Piece Puzzle

Cloudberries Gradient 1000-Piece Puzzle

Amazon

We love everything about this stunning gradient puzzle, which comes with 1,000 pieces for moms to put together alone or with the whole family. Puzzle pieces are made of thick, durable cardboard, so it’s sure to last even if small hands want to help. Bonus: The company plants a tree for every puzzle sold. 

Price at time of publication: $23

Fromwillow Personalized Freestanding Photo Block

Fromwillow Personalized Freestanding Photo Block

Etsy

Photo frames are a classic gift for Mom because they showcase her favorite memories—and her favorite people. These freestanding photo blocks are beautifully made from acrylic and can be personalized with a photo and short message to show Mom she’s loved and appreciated. 

Price at time of publication: $15

Rykä Devotion Plus 3 Walking Shoe

4.9
Rykä Devotion Plus 3 Walking Shoe

Amazon

Whether Mom is into fitness or not, you can’t go wrong with the right pair of walking shoes. The Ryka Devotion Plus 3 walking shoes feature a roomy toe, a narrow heel, and soft foot cushioning for ultimate comfort no matter where she goes.

Price at time of publication: $60+

What to Look for in Gifts for Mom

Purpose

Buy with intention and think about what your mom would actually use, not necessarily what you think she will use or that you want her to use. If she’s casual, yoga pants and a water bottle are the ticket to a great present. If she’s a home cook, grab her an air fryer or an indoor gardening system. If she’s the type to relax with a long bath after a hard day, then gifting her a wooden bath caddy tray makes sense. You’ll want to give her a gift she uses over and over again.

Tastes and Lifestyle

If your mom lives nearby or you speak to her often, you might know her tastes and lifestyle very well. If you don't, check in with her about what her daily routine is like. Casually find out if there's anything missing from her routine that she could really use or anything that would make her life a little more charming or exciting.

Consider buying her something that you know aligns with her tastes but that she’d never buy herself. While a gift alone doesn’t come close to thanking her for all that she’s done, there’s nothing more gratifying than getting the woman who does it all something that she will actually use because she truly loves the way it works and the way it looks. 

Budget

Moms do a lot of the work for the family and often without thanks or with minimal acknowledgment. Any gift you give your mom will be well-received, but keep your own budget in mind so she doesn’t scold you for spending more than you should or feel guilty about accepting it. That means she will fully be able to enjoy it, and you'll be able to fully enjoy giving it to her.

Why Trust Verywell Family

Julie Evans is a writer and editor who has worked with Microsoft, USA Today, Realtor.com, Brit + Co, CafeMom, SheKnows, and more. Evans received her master's degree in nonfiction Writing from Johns Hopkins University. Her work covers topics including health and wellness, parenting, technology, finance, real estate, and pop culture.

Katrina Cossey is a commerce writer for Verywell Family with nearly eight years of experience under her belt. She’s a mom herself and personally recommends Christmas gifts for moms that fit in with their lifestyle, are useful and thoughtful, and feature personalization for a sweet touch. She received the Ontel Huggle Hoodie for Christmas one year and wears it all the time during months with cooler temperatures.

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