The Best Mother's Day Gifts Under $50

Apr 26, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. ET
The Best Mother's Day Gifts Under $50
Image: Gaia Guy, Mythologie, Lula's Garden, Drishti Handmade/Design: Ashley Britton/SheKnows

The Mother Lode

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and if you’ve been wracking your brain trying to think of the perfect mom gifts that you can actually  afford, don’t worry — we’ve got you. Ahead, you'll find our short list of gifts she'll truly appreciate, all under 50 bucks. 

From an elegant desktop garden and fantastic facial oils to a hand-curated monthly beauty subscription box and a scratch map she can proudly display to show off her travel adventures, this list has something for every mom — and for everyone shopping for mom on a budget. Whether your favorite matriarch deserves to be adorned in jewelry, admired with words or just wants you to do something nice for her, make sure to choose a gift that fits her style — and hey, while you're at it, why not take into account her love language  too?

Here are fun gift ideas to show all those moms just how much you care without maxing out your credit card in the process. 


1 /10: A Surprisingly Satisfying Map

1/10 :A Surprisingly Satisfying Map

2 /10: The Most Festive Nails Ever

$50 Spa Gift Card
Image: Pixabay

2/10 :The Most Festive Nails Ever

3 /10: A Houseplant That’s Hard to Kill

Succulent Jewel Garden
Image: Lula’s Garden

3/10 :A Houseplant That’s Hard to Kill

4 /10: Stylish Sunnies

Bamboo Sunglasses
Image: Gaia Guy

4/10 :Stylish Sunnies

5 /10: Just-Expensive-Enough Jewelry

5/10 :Just-Expensive-Enough Jewelry

6 /10: Beauty in a Box

Birchbox 3-month subscription
Image: Birchbox

6/10 :Beauty in a Box

7 /10: Mini Mobile Power

Mini External Battery Power Station
Image: Amazon

7/10 :Mini Mobile Power

8 /10: Marlon Bundo, Duh

A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo
Image: Amazon

8/10 :Marlon Bundo, Duh

9 /10: The Perfect Antidote to Airplane Air

Mythologie Skincare Travel Size Facial Oils
Image: Mythologie

9/10 :The Perfect Antidote to Airplane Air

10 /10: The Prettiest Travel Guide Out There

Best Mother's Day Gifts Under $50: Paris In Stride Travel Guidebook
Image: Rizzoli Books

10/10 :The Prettiest Travel Guide Out There