75+ Brilliant gift ideas for mums

75+ Gift ideas for mum | Beanstalk Mums

This article about gift ideas for mums was last updated in 2021.

Mum’s are the absolute BEST.

And you certainly don’t need a reason to buy mum a gift.

Of course, there’s Mother’s Day, Christmas, birthdays and those random times when mum deserves something to let her know how flippin’ amazing she is. So, all up you’re gonna need some cool present ideas to get your message across.

Luckily we are mums and we LOVE presents so are the perfect people to create this marvellous list of 75+ gift ideas for mums.

 

 

FABULOUS PRESENT IDEAS FOR MOTHERS

HERB GROWING KIT

First on our list of gift ideas for mums: an herb growing kit. Everything you need is in the kit…all you have to do is plant and water.

Cocktail Herbs Grow Kit | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Yellow Octopus

A MASSAGER

Relax those tired hands and relieve achy muscles with a massager. Get something portable so mum can take it with her when she travels.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Massager | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Kogan

BEAUTIFUL FLOWERS

Send mum an elegant arrangement of beautiful flowers and greenery. We like something with chrysanthemums, which are synonymous with mother’s Day in Australia. 

Beautiful Flowers | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Interflora

EARRINGS

Add a pop of colour to plain outfits with fun statement earrings. It’s like a pick-me-up for your OOTD.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Earrings | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: SHEIN

SALT AND PEPPER POTS OR GRINDERS

Mums need stylish salt and pepper pots. Choose natural materials like wood to easily coordinate with your tableware.

Salt and Pepper Pots | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Temple & Webster

A BELT

Belts are making a comeback. Even if you don’t need one to hold up your bottoms, it’s fun for jazzing up any outfit.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Inka Belt | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Salty Crush

A THRILLING ADVENTURE

Give mum an unforgettable adventure on mothers’ day. Professional skydivers will make her skydive a safe and memorable experience.

Skydive Australia | Beanstalk Single Mums

We found this at: Skydive Australia

CHEESE BOARD

For foodies who travel often or spend a lot of time outdoors, a portable cheese board is a winner. We like a folding wooden board that’s easy to store.

Round Bamboo Cheese Board | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Kogan

BODY POLISH

Pamper mum’s skin with body polish that nourishes and soothes damaged skin. A must for people who spend lots of time outdoors.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Black Chicken Body Polish | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: The Well Store

PERSONALISED UMBRELLA

Make rainy days less dreary with a fun, personalised umbrella. You can put literally anything on it (including embarrassing photos).

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Custom Umbrella | Beanstalk MumsWe found this at: Etsy

SKINCARE

Give your mum friends the gift of younger-looking skin. A skincare set with organic ingredients that hydrate dry, tired skin is a must.

Skincare | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Clinique

EDIBLE BOUQUET

Mums will love an edible bouquet of finest chocolate. Customise it with alcohol, toys, gift cards and more candy.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Sunshine Bouquet | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Edible Blooms

JIGSAW PUZZLE

It’s time to put away the mobile phone and slow down with a jigsaw puzzle that stimulates the creative juices.

Jigsaw Puzzle | Beanstalk MumsWe found this at: Temple & Webster

GIN MAKING KIT

Happy hour just got happier with a gin making kit. Mums will love turning normal vodka into yummy, botanical-infused gin.50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Gin Making Kit | Beanstalk MumsWe found this at: flora & fauna

COLLAGEN POWDER

Collagen powder is a miracle in a bottle for mature skin. It supports natural collagen production for a healthy glow from within.

Collagen Powder | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Kissed Earth

GIFT IDEAS FOR MUMS (CONT.)

WEIGHT LOSS CHALLENGE

Jumpstart a healthy lifestyle with a weight-loss challenge. Mums wil be motivated to be more active with a subscription that includes workouts and recipes.

Healthy Mummy 28-Day Challenge | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Healthy Mummy

A BAG

A spacious gym bag that is the perfect size to hold everything is the ideal gift for the active mum. Get something with plenty of pockets and made from durable materials.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | A BAG | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Lorna Jane

BLUETOOTH SPEAKER

A colourful bluetooth speaker is the ideal gift for the techie mum. Practical,  portable and perfect for parties indoors and out.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Bluetooth Speaker | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Catch

MARTINI GLASSES

Cocktail hour just got more stylish, thanks to chic martini glasses. Now mum can enjoy her drink like a diva.

Martini Glasses | Beanstalk Single mUms

We found this at:  Temple & Webster

A GIFT BOX

Nobody can resist a gift box of wine. Or candy. Or beauty products. Pick one that’s close to mum’s heart.

It's Wine Time Gift Box | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Brewquets

TEA INFUSER

Does she love tea? Give her something familiar but different this mother’s day. We suggest a tea infuser with a modern futuristic design.

MULTI TORUS TEA INFUSER SET | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Temple & Webster

FUNNY CARD GAME 

An adults-only card game that’s hilariously embarassing? It’s the perfect gift for the mum with a sense of humour.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Cards Against Humanity | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Amazon

EYE MASK

An eye mask is essential for travel or for the home. Get something with a naughty message so no one will ever bother you.

Naughty Eye Mask | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Etsy

FUNNY SOCKS

Mums can’t have enough socks. Give them something different and hilarious to remember you by.

Gift Ideas for Mums | Funny Socks | Beanstalk Mums

 

We found this at: Yellow Octopus

PILLOWCASES

Mums deserve to rest their weary heads on the most luxurious silk. Pillowcases made from natural fibres are hypoallergenic and gentle on skin and hair.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Silk Pillow Cases | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Kogan

HEALTHY COFFEE

Give java addicts a twist on the old cuppa. Healthier alternatives to regular coffee look good, taste awesome and are super healthy for you.

Nutra Organics smoothies | Beanstalk Single Mums

We found this at: Nutra Organics

(Save 10% on any of the heavenly Nutra Organic products with checkout code: BEANSTALK.)

PERSONALISED CANDLE

Make precious me-time even more relaxing with a great-smelling candle. Personalise your gift with mum’s name and a sweet or inspiring message.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Personalised Candle | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Etsy

A FITNESS CHALLENGE

Active mums will love another fitness challenge gift for mother’s day. We like something that keeps you motivated to exercise for at least a few weeks.

Fitness Challenge | Beanstalk Single Mums

We found this at: Yellow Octopus

SERVING TRAY

A serving tray made of natural materials is a welcome break from the usual metal and plastic. Great for serving drinks and holding whatnots.

Orian Round Tray | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Pillow Talk

WALL ART

Beautiful wall art is always a great gift. A large size print is perfect for adding interest to empty wall areas and small photos are great for grouping together.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Wall Art | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Temple & Webster

PRESENTS FOR WOMEN (CONT.)

 A STYLISH PURSE

When it comes to gift ideas for mums, you can’t go wrong with a stylish purse that easily goes from night to day. Mum will look fab whether she dresses it up or down.

Cowhide Clutch Bag | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Living Styles

HILARIOUS WINE GLASS 

No matter how your day goes, a hilarious wine glass has you covered. Too bad they don’t come in gallon sizes!

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Hilarious Wine Glass | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Etsy

CUSHIONS

Lovely cushions ups the ambience of any room. We suggest a bright, textured fabric that is easy to clean.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Cushions | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Pillow Talk

A BEAUTY SUBSCRIPTION BOX

Beauty subscription boxes are all the rage. Get mum a fabulous beauty box every month…it’s a gift that keeps on giving.50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Bella Box Subscription | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Bella Box

ESSENTIAL OILS

Essential oils are a lovely gift sure to be treasured. Choose something with mum’s favourite scent.

Essential Oils | Beanstalk Single Mums

We found this at: Eco Modern Essentials

FACE STEAM

Pamper her skin with a fab facial. A face steamer is sure to make her smell and feel amazing.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Face Steam | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Asos

DESSERT MAKER

Making healthy desserts is now effortless with a handy dessert maker. Mum will have a blast making sweets that are ready in a few minutes.

Dessert Maker | Beanstalk Mums

 

We found this at: Dick Smith

CHOCOLATE OR LOLLIE MAKING KIT

A chocolate making kit is the perfect gift for the chocolate lover. All ingredients and tools are included.

Mad Millie Dark Chocolate Making Kit | Beanstalk MumsWe found this at: Catch

PRETTY TEACUP

Mums will adore a pretty teacup for tea time. When it comes to gift ideas for mums, this is an absolute winner.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Pretty Teacup | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Etsy

COASTERS

Say goodbye to boring coasters. Choose something quirky and retro or something stylish for the classy mum.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Coasters | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: SHEIN

A HAMPER

Now mums have a reason to take the day off and stay in bed until noon: a gift hamper filled with gourmet goodies and other favourites.

Breakfast in Bed Hamper | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Gourmet Basket

A HANDY SCARF

Mum will be delighted to receive a scarf that is chic and practical. Wear as a top for the beach or a hat for windy days…talk about versatile!

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | A Handy Scarf | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: SHEIN

AN INDOOR GARDEN

Indoor gardening has never been easier. A garden kit lets you grow herbs and other plants without the sweat.

Urban Greens Microgreens Growing Kit | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Yellow Octopus

OUTDOOR WINE TABLE

An outdoor wine table is great paired with a folding cheese board for picnics and other outdoor fun. We like something big enough to hold a spread for two.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Outdoor Wine Table | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Kogan

FOOT CARE

Soothe tired, achy feet with pampering foot care. The perfect way to relax after an exhausting day.50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Foot Care | Beanstalk MumsWe found this at: Shaver Shop

GIFT IDEAS FOR MUMS (CONT.)

WRAP OR DRESSING GOWN

They’ll lounge in bed all day in a pretty wrap or dressing gown. Get something made of soft breathable fabric with a relaxed fit.

Wrap or Dressing Gown | Beanstalk Single Mums

We found this at: Asos

GIN (OR FAVOURITE DRINK) TASTING SET

Here’s another great gift idea for mums who live for happy hour: a gin tasting set. Also try wine and craft beer!

Gifts for Mums | Gin Tasting Set | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Booze Bud

A FUN BOARD GAME

A fun board game is a perfect gift for competitive mums. They’re great for ice breakers, family reunions or whenever she has friends over.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Fun BOARD GAME | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Catch

COLOURING BOOK

Colouring books are all the rage, especially for stressed women in desperate need of some alone time. We suggest something naughty with plenty of swear words.

Swear Word Coloring Book | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Booktopia

A MEANINGFUL ORNAMENT

When it comes to gift ideas for mums, you can’t go wrong with a meaningful ornament. A mother and child design is a classic.

A Meaningful Ornament | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Catch

Magazine Subscription

Give mum a subscription to their favourite magazine this mother’s day. iSubscribe has a sale with up to 73% off on best sellers like Better Homes and Gardens, Gardening and National Geographic.

50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Magazine Subscription | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: iSubscribe

TEA FOR ONE

Elevate tea time to another level with an elegant tea set fit for a queen. Get one in mum’s favourite colour.

Tea For One | Beanstalk Mums

We found this at: Zanui

    RECIPE BOOK HOLDER

    Prop up mum’s recipe books and cookbooks on a stylish holder that protects the pages from stains and tears.

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Recipe Book Holder | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Zanui

    VINTAGE WATCH

    Looking for a unique gift for a unique person? Look no further than an elegant vintage watch in a soft, pastel shade.

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Vintage Watch | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Kogan

    PERSONALISED JEWELLERY BOX

    You can’t go wrong with a personalised jewellery box. They make brilliant mother’s day gifts and keepsakes for future generations.

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | PERSONALISED JEWELLERY BOX | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Etsy

    SOMETHING TO RELAX WITH

    Treat mum to a luxurious and relaxing experience with a self-care gift set. We like this one from Etsy with bath fizz and crystals.

    Something to Relax With | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Etsy

    NIGHT WEAR

    Mums can rock a sexy look and be comfy at the same time with stylish nightwear. A loose fit and soft fabric let you move around easily in bed.

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    We found this at: Best and Less

    A PRETTY WATER BOTTLE

    They’ll be glad to replace their boring old tumbler with a pretty floral one. We suggest double wall material to keep drinks hot while traveling or on the go.

    Oasis Insulated Water Bottle | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: House

    AN AROMA DIFFUSER

    When you want a gift that’s guaranteed to please, give mum an aroma diffuser. Some stylish designs double as desk decor and night light.

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Aroma Diffuser | Beanstalk Mums

     

    We found this at: Dusk

    A KEYRING

    Mums will love a simple key ring that celebrates motherhood. We like to personalise our key rings with the recipient’s name or a sweet quote.

    75 Gift Ideas for Mums | This Mums Belongs To Keyring | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Etsy

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    REUSABLE SHOPPING BAG

    A reusable shopping bag is a must for mums. Get a pretty floral design with bright, happy colours.

    Reusable Shopping Bag | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Gifts Australia

    COCKTAIL SHAKER

    For the hostess with the mostest, a classy cocktail shaker is a chic addition to any bar. Now mum can impress guests with her mixing skills.

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Cocktail Shaker | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Gifts Australia

    TEETH WHITENING KIT

    A teeth whitening kit for mother’s day? Brilliant! No need to go out of the house and visit the dentist to get those pearly whites.

    Bondi Smile Whitening | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Bondi Smile

    Booktopia

    A pretty gratitude journal makes it easy to be thankful every day. Mums can fill it with inspirational quotes, daily thoughts, drawings and more.

    Gratitude Journal | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Booktopia

    HAIR PRODUCT

    Practical gift ideas for mums are always winners in our book. Give her a set of hair care products designed to restore moisture and strength to damaged hair.

     

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Olaplex No. 4 & No. 5 Bond Maintenance Shampoo | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: My Hair Care

    TANNING MILK

    Get a golden glow year round without the risk of sun damage. Tanning milk hydrates and nourishes the skin whilst giving you the perfect glow up. 

    Bondi Sands Tanning Milk | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Bondi Sands

    SOMEWHERE TO KEEP HER GLASSES

    Next on our list of gift ideas for mums: A simple stand for her glasses. Add personalisation with a funny quote or a sweet message!

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Somewhere to Keep Her Glasses | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Yellow Octopus

    GROCERY BOX

    Mums are super busy. Help out by giving them a grocery box filled with fresh ingredients and recipes. Maybe they’ll thank you with a delicious meal?

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Hello Fresh Grocery Box | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Hello Fresh

    WINE!

    Sometimes mums just need to sit down and drink a glass (or entire bottle) of wine. Go the extra mile and personalise it with a fun sassy label.

    50 Gifts for Mums | Wine | Beanstalk Single Mums

    We found this at: Vino Mofo

    A COOKBOOK

    Mug cakes are perfect for people who don’t have the time and energy to whip up a big cake. We suggest this book that has over 30 yummy recipes to satisfy those sweet cravings.

    Mug Cakes Cookbook | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: The Canvas Factory

    PHOTO OR MEMORY BOOK

    Here’s a great gift idea for mums who have a million photographs … a photo and memory book. Get something personalised to make your mother’s day gift extra special.

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Photo Memory Book | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Hard to Find

    MEAL DELIVERY SERVICE FOR A WEEK

    Treat mum to a week of yummy, healthy meals delivered right to her doorstep. Choose from boxes of fresh produce or ready-made meal kits.

    Meal Delivery Service | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Everyplate

    DIAMANTE PHOTO FRAME

    Precious photos need the royal treatment. A blinged-out frame is just the thing for the queen of the home.

    50 Gift Ideas for Mums | Diamante Photo Frame | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Zanui

    WINE PEARLS

    Don’t you hate it when ice cubes dilute the taste of your wine or cocktail? Wine pearls will cool liquids without watering them down.

    Wine Pearls | Beanstalk Mums

    We found this at: Catch

    FUR THROW

    Last on our list of gift ideas for mums: A luxurious faux fur throw for winter. Get one with a thick pile for cosy and stylish warmth. 

    ICLYN OMBRE FUR THROW | Beanstalk Mums

    Available at: Zanui

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