The 20 Best Mother of the Bride Gifts for All Budgets and Styles

From sentimental to stylish, there's a gift for every mom.

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It’s almost time for the big day, and by now you are elbow deep in cakes, seating arrangements, dresses, and makeup. But while you’ve been hard at work, your mom has been with you all the way making things happen so your day goes off without a hitch. In true mom fashion, she’s always been by your side with unwavering support, thoughtful guidance, and unconditional love.

Your big day might be the perfect opportunity to give her something she would never indulge in on her own, like that expensive perfume she’s had her eye on. or a sumptuous set of monogrammed cotton pajamas to lounge in. Or go with something that will encourage her to relax post-wedding, like a journal to record her thoughts or an e-reader with a few favorite books.

Everyone knows you’re spinning a lot of plates right now, but don’t forget to show your mom how much she means to you. If you’re not sure where to start, here are some of the best mother of the bride gifts that will make her feel super special. 

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The Polka Dotted Bee Personalized Handkerchief

custom hankerchief

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You know your mom will be hard-pressed to keep a dry eye on your wedding day. Show her how special she is and give her something to wipe her tears of joy with this beautiful personalized handkerchief.

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Heart Snapshot Mix Photo Art

minted heart

Courtesy of Minted

No doubt your favorite moments with your mom are captured on film, and what better time to share them with her than your wedding day? Pick 30 of your favorite photos to create a beautiful keepsake collage that she’ll treasure forever.

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Sew Gracious Chinoiserie Monogrammed Linen Cocktail Napkins

Chinoiserie Monogrammed Linen Cocktail Napkins

 Courtesy of Etsy

If your mom loves being the hostess, these personalized chinoiserie cocktail napkins might be the perfect gift for her. Choose one color or two for the monogramming and customize them even further with your favorite font.

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Hiro Yuki Shadow Heart Necklace

Hiro Yuki Shadow Heart Necklace

 Courtesy of Uncommon Goods

Appropriately named “Love in the Shadows,” this elegant necklace is a reminder that though love is not always seen, it is always present. Uniquely designed to cast a shadow of a heart on the wearer's skin, this elegant necklace will remind your mom of your constant love, whether near or far.

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Real Life LivingCharcuterie Board Set

Give your mom a sophisticated way to serve up her favorite, cheeses, fruits, and spreads with this handsome charcuterie board. This deluxe,19-piece gift set is made from acacia wood and includes everything she needs for both casual and formal entertaining.

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Mark & Graham Long Sleeve PJ Set

Mark & Graham Long Sleeve PJ Set

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When the party is over, your mom will love to slip into these crisp cotton pajamas and drift off for a peaceful night’s sleep. White PJs with contrasting piping is a timeless classic, and you can monogram the sleeve for a personalized touch.

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Jo Malone London Hand Cream Collection

Jo Malone London Hand Cream Collection

 Courtesy of Bloomingdale's

Your mom’s hands have worked for you your whole life, and this gift set is a beautiful way to say thank you. Packed with three of Jo Malone’s most gorgeous scents, this hand cream collection intensely hydrates and will leave her skin smelling insanely good.

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Harlow Henry Irish Wool Throw

Harlow Henry Irish Wool Throw

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Give your mom the gift that feels like a warm hug even when you’re not there. Made from ultra-soft lambswool, this blanket will feel super cozy wrapped around her shoulders and it also makes a dynamite room accent when draped over a chair.

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Mark & Graham Boiled Wool Overnighter

Mark & Graham Boiled Wool Overnighter

 Courtesy of Mark & Graham

Your mom might need a relaxing getaway after all the excitement is over. Help her do it in style with this boiled wool overnight bag. It’s roomy enough for a weekend retreat and you can monogram it for an extra-special touch.

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Bamfan Bamboo Bath Caddy

Bamfan Bamboo Bath Caddy

Courtesy of Amazon

Encourage her to take a well-deserved break with this bamboo bath caddy. With a spot for all her essentials—a good book and a glass of wine—everything she needs will be within reach for some relaxing downtime.

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Kendra Scott Ott Bracelet

Kendra Scott Ott Bracelet

 Courtesy of Bloomingdale's

The timeless design of this bracelet will make a gorgeous addition to your mom’s jewelry collection. And coming from you on your wedding day, it might secretly be her favorite. Choose from gold, rhodium, or rose gold to match her other pieces.

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Espro P7 Coffee French Press

Espro P7 Coffee French Press

 Courtesy of Nordstrom

Is your mom powered by coffee? Then this french press may be the perfect gift for her next pick me up. With an elegant stainless steel styling, there's no doubt she’ll want to show it off on her countertops for years to come. 

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Great Finds Crafts Leather Journal

Great Finds Crafts Leather Journal

 Courtesy of Etsy

When your mom is finally alone with her thoughts, give her a place to record them with this beautiful leather-bound journal. The pages are unlined and refillable, and the possibilities are endless. Don’t forget to add your own note on the first page.

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Michael Aram Butterfly Ginkgo Round Trinket Box

Michael Aram Butterfly Ginkgo Round Trinket Box

 Courtesy of Bloomingdale's

Inspired by nature, this butterfly ginkgo box is the perfect spot for your mom to store her trinkets and keepsakes. The beautiful design will no doubt grab the top spot on her vanity too.

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Simply Be Well Foot Care Kit-Rosemary Mint

Your mom will need a little TLC after a night on the dance floor and will definitely appreciate this foot care kit. With rosemary-scented cream for deep hydration and super soft night socks, she'll be ready for an at-home spa evening.

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Tiffany & Co. Signature Eau de Parfum for Her Deluxe Gift Set

Tiffany & Co. Signature Eau de Parfum for Her Deluxe Gift Set

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Your big day might be the best excuse to treat your mom to something she would never buy for herself, and this deluxe fragrance set by Tiffany & Co. might be the ticket. With notes of Vert de Mandarine, Iris flowers, and Patchouli, this could be her new signature fragrance (and maybe even the one she chooses to wear for your wedding!).

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NEST Fragrances Linen Reed Diffuser

For a home fragrance that lasts, gift your mom this elegant diffuser. The stylish, frosted bottle will look dynamite anywhere, and notes of apple blossom, white orchid, and crisp linen will leave any room smelling clean and fresh.

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Mark & Graham Sarah Chloe Double Elle Bangle

Sarah Chloe Double Elle Bangle

Courtesy of Mark and Graham

The clean, simple style of this monogrammed bangle bracelet makes it the perfect accessory for your big day and something she’ll treasure for years to come. Choose between one and three-letter monograms and gold or silver finishes.

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Kindle Paperwhite

Kindle Paperwhite

 Courtesy of Amazon

If your mom is an avid reader, put an entire library in the palm of her hands with the Kindle paperwhite. The glare-free display reads like a real paper, and the waterproof design makes it worry-free. 

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Willow Tree Chrysalis Sculpted Hand-Painted Figure

Willow Tree Chrysalis, Sculpted Hand-Painted Figure

 Courtesy of Amazon

Representing the bond between mother and daughter, the sculpture will make a lovely gift for your mom on your wedding day. Hand-carved and hand-painted, there's no better way to say, "I love you."

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