Gift ideas

Unique gift ideas for Mother’s Day in 2022

If you give mom a bouquet of flowers year after year, consider a unique Mother’s Day gift for 2022 that will surprise and delight her! Luckily, we don’t have to worry about travel restrictions this year, and I hope you can give one of these unique Mother’s Day gifts to your mom in person. But, if an in-person visit isn’t in the cards, you can always do something a little different for Mother’s Day this year that’s sure to touch her heart as you celebrate all she does. made for you and your family. .

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JOY JW Original Coin Pendant

janewin.com

$278.00


This original Jane Win Jewelry coin is designed to express joy and a touchstone to celebrate children. A beautiful piece of jewelry designed to honor the relationship between mother and child, we think it’s a unique Mother’s Day gift she’ll treasure. This pendant is made from sterling silver dipped in 14k gold and is a versatile necklace that can be worn to showcase three hollyhock leaves on one side or the timeless Jane Win logo and the word “JOY” on the side. ‘other. This pendant is a unique Mother’s Day gift that will make her feel appreciated and loved every time she wears it.

2. Just for Mom Succulent Garden

Just for Mom Succulent Garden

Just for Mom Succulent Garden

uncommongoods.com

$65.00


Painted and planted in Texas, this luscious bowl is specially designed for mom and is one of our unique Mother’s Day gift ideas that any mom will love. The ceramic bowl contains gravel, pink and green moss, and an assortment of living succulents for her to cherish and display. Succulents are low maintenance and easy to care for, so even if mum doesn’t have a green thumb, this unique Mother’s Day gift will give her that lively, earthy feel of fresh flowers and plants without too much ado. ‘maintenance. If you like this gift, you might also like this Redwood Succulent Heart kit for a mom who appreciates a DIY experience more.

3. Shower steamers with essential oils

Shower steamers with essential oils

Shower steamers with essential oils

uncommongoods.com

$14.00


Being a mom becomes stressful and tiring – to put it mildly. There are no days off, but with a thoughtful and unique Mother’s Day gift, we can make sure she gets some rest and relaxation to rejuvenate her mind, body, and spirit. These essential oil shower sprays are a great way to give mom a spa experience at home – and for a fraction of the price! They come in an assortment of scents and benefits, from the “breathable” blend of peppermint and eucalyptus to the “sleep tight” of lavender and orange. If you’re not sure what kind of scents Mom likes, get a bag of each or buy one of these similar variety packs.

4. Sleeping Here Magnetic Bookmark

Fall Asleep Here Magnetic Bookmark

Fall Asleep Here Magnetic Bookmark

uncommongoods.com

$20.00


A unique Mother’s Day gift idea for moms who love to read in bed, this magnetic bookmark will have her smiling both because of her “fell asleep here” memo and because it’s from her. beloved child! If you’re looking for something different for Mother’s Day 2022, getting a gift that shows you know your mom’s likes and dislikes is sure to warm her heart — and earn you brownie points! If you want to go further, pack it with a best seller she would love it and voila: a unique, perfectly personalized Mother’s Day gift!

5. Custom Word Search Throw Blanket

Custom Word Search Throw Blanket

Custom Word Search Throw Blanket

uncommongoods.com

$148.00


For the mom who loves games and puzzles, this personalized word search blanket is a lovely way to combine the love of family with her favorite pastime. You can choose up to fifteen words for this unique Mother’s Day gift, think of names of children, grandchildren and pets; your favorite movies, TV shows or even your jokes! A word of your choice is circled in the design, and if you want to make mom cry, you can just try something like “WE LOVE YOU”. Since this blanket is truly one of a kind, it’s a special way to do something different for Mother’s Day this year.

6. Handmade Botanical Shortbread Cookies

Handmade Botanical Shortbread Cookies

Handmade Botanical Shortbread Cookies

uncommongoods.com

$48.00


Does your mom appreciate the little things in life? Then she’ll love these beautiful, hand-crafted, decorated chocolate covered shortbread cookies. With this unique gift idea for Mother’s Day, she can have her flowers and eat them too! This box of floral confectionery is accompanied by a dozen cookies available in four varieties: strawberry shortbread and vanilla shortbread, each available in dark chocolate and white chocolate. If mom loves her sweets – or you know dad won’t be able to resist having his share – consider sending two dozen, or pair a box with these shortbread cookies with a customizable message embedded!

7. Floral Heart Vase

Floral Heart Vase

Floral Heart Vase

uncommongoods.com

$60.00


If mom really loves flowers, complete her annual bouquet with this Blooming Heart Vase. It’s a charming and unique gift for Mother’s Day, with its heart-shaped opening and sparkling red design. Perfect for her bedside or a side table, this vase will serve as a container for all her floral indulgences and will remind her of you every time she uses it.

8. Four Seasons Dried Flower Candles

Four Seasons Dried Flower Candles

Four Seasons Dried Flower Candles

uncommongoods.com

$50.00

Price is per candle.


Winter, spring, summer or fall, if you have a friend in your mum, these beautiful dried flower candles will keep her heart burning all year round – available in four variations for each of the seasons. This is one of our unique Mother’s Day ideas that you’ll love if you want to stick with flowers, but in a way that makes them last more than a week. Plus, seeing them around the house will remind her how much she is loved three hundred and sixty five days a year, rather than just a few days in May. They’re sold separately, so you can choose your way, or get one of each to do something different for Mother’s Day 2022 that will last until Mother’s Day 2023.

9. Custom Paint by Number Kit

Custom paint by number kit

Custom paint by number kit

uncommongoods.com

$100.00


You might want to send a box of tissues along with this personalized paint-by-number kit for the tears of joy it’s sure to induce. Turn any favorite family photo into a simple paint-by-number masterpiece and melt mom’s heart with this unique Mother’s Day gift idea! You can paint it yourself and deliver it framed, ready for display, or if mom loves arts and crafts, you can gift this to her as a project she will cherish forever. Either way, this is a truly unique Mother’s Day gift that’s sure to put a smile on her face for years to come.

10. ClassicRiser Standing Desk Converter

ClassicRiser Standing Desk Converter

ClassicRiser Standing Desk Converter

flexispot.com

$269.99


While this is one of our most practical options, practice can be an example of your thoughtfulness – it doesn’t always have to be rosy. If your mother is working from home and/or complaining of back and neck pain, this unique Mother’s Day gift is a way to show how much you truly care and see her. You can opt for a full standing desk if she’s interested or you know she’ll love it, but for a slightly lower price this standing desk converter gets the job done.

11. First Mother’s Day Gift: Personalized Photo Frame

Personalized photo frame for the first mother's day

Personalized photo frame for the first mother’s day

personalizationmall.com

$17.49


There’s nothing quite like your very first Mother’s Day, and we think it definitely calls for a unique Mother’s Day gift that will commemorate this auspicious and unique moment in mom’s life. This personalized photo frame is a beautiful and meaningful way to celebrate the journey of becoming a mother. For more gift recommendations for new moms, visit our list here which includes other unique Mother’s Day gift ideas for new moms.


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Pamela Mahler is an e-commerce writer for local commerce at Hearst Newspapers. Email her at [email protected]