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4 Last-minute Mother's Day gifts for mom

Chrissy Callahan is a freelance beauty/fashion writer and editor. She has written for a variety of different websites and covered everything from NY Fashion Week to interviews with top industry professionals. For the latest beauty and fa...

Don't waste time!

We're getting down to the wire and Mother's Day is only a few days away! Before you start freaking out about what to get mom to show her how much you love her, take a look at these four last-minute ideas!

Don't waste time!

A day at the spa

Moms work so hard to keep everyone happy, but sometimes they forget how to relax themselves. This Mother's Day, we say mom deserves a bit of TLC and pampering! The perfect last-minute gift for the weary, stressed out mom is a spa gift certificate!

Not sure where she loves to spa? No problem! Get her a universal spa gift card, like one from Spa Week -- $100 Spa & Wellness gift cards are on sale for $85 from now until May 14 -- or StyleSeat, where mom can choose from over 47,000 stylists, massage therapists, aestheticians and more!

Don't waste time!


Yeah, yeah, we know flowers aren't exactly original, but do moms ever get sick of them? We don't think so! There's just something so special and uplifting about getting a bouquet of flowers, and we love it when we can get them on the cheap.

This month, when you place an order on for delivery before May 11, you'll be automatically entered into the "Deliver for Mom" sweepstakes for a chance to win a $1,000 daily prize plus free flowers for a year!

Don't waste time!

Luxury for less

Does your mom love fashion but hates to shell out big money on designer duds? Give her a taste of luxury for less this Mother's Day with a gift certificate to one of the many websites that allow women to rent designer fashions. Whether you try Rent the Runway or Lending Luxury, we're sure mom will love it.

Don't waste time!

Something sweet

Have a mom who insists she doesn't want or need anything? Yep, we do too! In our experience, no mom will ever turn down something sweet, like a box of chocolates or a dozen cupcakes from her fave bakery. Go local and grab her something from a town fave, or get her something unexpected but fabulous, like the "I Love Mom" dozen from Georgetown Cupcake or Ruby Tower chocolate set from Edward Marc Chocolatier.

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