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16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

From cookbooks to pjs and fitness gear to luxe oils and accessories, we've got the gift your mom doesn't even know she wants yet.
16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Mother's Day gift guide

Sleep tight

Mom will love snuggling up in this stylish white-trimmed pj set so much that she may even want to wear it out during the day.

Get it: Gilligan & O'Malley Women's knit pajama set, $25, Target

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Eat your greens, Mom

Not only does Chatelaine’s food director cook regularly from this title by renowned British broadcaster, writer and farmer Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, but it turned her first date with her current partner into a second when the two bonded over their love of Fearnley-Whittingstall! Lots to love about this title including the 200 delicious recipes.

Get it: River Cottage Veg by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, $19.76, Indigo

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

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Tennis love

Hit a winner with your tennis loving mom with a lightweight cross-body neon racket cover. Game, set and match.

Get it: Tennis cover, $138, Michael Michael Kors, Holt Renfrew

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Wristy business

If the word 'bohemian' ignites childhood memories, there's a chance your mom will love this gift. This turquoise and fossil-stone bracelet - which can be stacked, or worn alone - promotes grounding, peaceful aging, inner strength and endurance. Turquoise is also known for its anti-inflammatory properties. If only more jewelry worked double duty.

Get it: Ellie Mae Rock Me bracelet, $50, Ellie Mae.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Give happy

We know moms do more than just relax, but why not be there for her when she finally gets a chance to?

The Lush Happiness Box (well the name is a winner!) contains six items including a massage bar for her tired back, shower gel to brighten her mornings and body lotion to spoil her skin.

Get it: Lush Happiness gift box, $42.95, Lush.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

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Be supportive

If your mom likes to keep fit this gift is sure to cover all her needs. No matter her exercise of choice, she’ll benefit from a bra that keeps the girls in check. With padded straps, a seam-free lining, a padded back hook (great for mat work) and even a headphone wire holder, there’s little this bra doesn’t accommodate.

Get it: Shock Absorber Ultimate Gym Bra (sizes A to H), $68, The Bay across Canada.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Cozy cashmere

This isn't just any kind of throw — sumptuous and oh so soft, treat Mom to premium Mongolian cashmere she can cozy up to all year long. It comes in a variety of neutral colours to complement any decor.

Get it: Cashmere throw, $199, Restoration Hardware.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Well worn

She'll feel like the most spoiled woman at the yoga studio in this luxe hoodie from Stella McCartney. Her stop for coffee afterwards won't be too shabby either!

Get it: Adidas By Stella Mccartney Ladies' Smc Yoga Cu Hoodie, $175, Sporting Life.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

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It's in the bag

In the shape of the season, this leather carryall with side gussets and multiple compartments makes it the perfect tote for storing away pics of her favourite offspring.

Get it: Little Brooklyn Bag, $348, Roots

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Tea of life

If Dad can have his cheese club it's high-time Mom got in on the action.

Tea Sparrow is a tea club that delivers a variety of sommelier-approved loose leaf teas, from around the world, right to your doorstep every month. The new initiative is also 100 percent Canadian so you can feel good supporting homegrown-business too.

Get it: Tea Sparrow monthly subscription (four new teas per month, roughly 25-30 cups), $20/month, Tea Sparrow.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Cute in the kitchen

For the mom who loves to cook up a storm, this couture apron makes the perfect gift. It's a flattering cut for any figure — slimming vertical stripes and an adjustable waist band to give the illusion of a cinched waist — and it comes with two handy front pockets so that Mom can keep her essentials within reach.

Get it: Stripes abound apron, $36, Anthropologie.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

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Skinny love

Whether she loves to spend time in the tub or needs a luxurious addition to her before-bed ritual, these oils are the perfect option. Ranging from massage oils to skin regenerators, Weleda’s oil starter kit will allow Mom to find her favourite mixture. She’ll have you to thank when her skin is radiant and her senses calmed.

Get it: Weleda body oil starter kit (six oils), $19, available at weleda.ca, well.ca, Whole Foods Market, Target and natural independent health food stores.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Carry all

If she's working to keep fit, chances are she's going to want to look good doing it. Make her gym trips more fashionable with this fun and sturdy bag she can pack with all her daily needs. 

Get it: Under Armour Ladies' Shatter Gym Bag, $79.99, Sporting Life.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Great read

This page-turner about one mother's unrelenting faith and determination to nurture her autistic son's abilities is surely going make Mom tear a little. Gift wrap this incredible memoir with a box of tissues!

Get it: The Spark by Kristine Barnett, $17, Indigo.

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

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Smart car

The latest attack on germs is directed at your car. It's alarming the bacteria that lurks in a place some of us spend A LOT of time. Clean the air in your car with an air purifier that fits in your cup holder and is charged via your car’s power outlet.

You know that fresh feeling after a thunderstorm? This device does the same thing by adding ions to the interior -- imagine how refreshing that will be during the stuffy summer months filled with dust and debris?  u2028u2028

Get it: Sharp Plasmacluster ion-based air purifier, $149, Future Shop.u2028

16 Mother's Day gift ideas for every budget and every mom

Shine bright

They say your sense of smell has the strongest effect on memory so why not let Mom think of you everyday when she lights this limited edition candle from Bath & Body Works. The floral scents are perfect for entertaining or a welcome addition to a long soak in the tub.

Get it: Bath & Body Works Love Mom candle, $22.50, Bath & Body Works.

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