Our moms deserve the best, right? That seems to be what most people are thinking since the average person is planning to spend $205 in Mother’s Day gifts and celebrations this year.
While all the mamas out there deserve to be showered with gifts (and maybe a nice brunch!), it’s important that we be conscious of where we’re buying those gifts and how they’re made. To help you out with that task, we’ve compiled a list of eco-friendly Mother’s Day gifts that your mom is sure to swoon over.
17 Eco-Friendly Mother’s Day Gifts
1. Vista Necklace, $60
This delicate, handcrafted necklace is sure to capture your mom’s heart. You can select the word you’d like engraved for a personalized touch.
2. Solstice Relaxed Robe, $88
This Fair Trade certified robe is made with incredibly soft organic cotton jersey. Your mom can add it as an extra cozy layer over pajamas, slip into it right after a bath, or even wear it as a layering piece with jeans and a t-shirt. Versatility FTW!
3. Easy Peasy Plant Collection, $65
Put a twist on the usual card and flowers gift by opting for some greenery! These plants from Bloomscape are categorized as “no fuss,” so your mom can enjoy their beauty without having to worry about upkeep.
4. The Optimist’s Capsule, $92
This is the perfect gift for the mom who loves to cook. This collection from Brightland comes with its “Awake” olive oil, “Rapture” vinegar, and “Digestif” candle. The olive oil pairs well with hearty pastas and warm bread, while the vinegar is perfect for drizzling over fresh fruits and cheeses. Your mom can also enjoy notes of neroli, vetiver, and black pepper by lighting the candle while she cooks.
5. Eucalyptus Sheet Set, $150
Gift your mom a great night’s sleep this Mother’s Day with a sheet set from Sheets & Giggles. They’re made from eucalyptus and make for a cool and comfortable snooze (which, let’s be honest, is probably exactly what she needs).
6. MasterClass, Prices Vary
Trying to find a gift for the mom who has everything? A MasterClass could be the perfect solution. With over 100 classes ranging from cooking to writing to sports, there’s sure to be something that would peak your mom’s interest.
7. Bamboo Pajama Set, $70 to $93
Nothing sets you up for a good night’s sleep like a cozy set of matching pajamas. This silky soft bamboo set from Ettitude comes in a variety of styles and colors and is sure to whisk your mom right off to dreamland.
8. At-Home Spa Facial Kit, $85
This is a great gift for a mom who deserves some “me” time. The face mask moisturizes and exfoliates to reveal radiant, glowing skin. It also comes with a luxury face mask brush for a little extra pampering.
9. Rothy’s Sandals, $115
Mother’s Day is the perfect time to give your mom’s sandal selection a little upgrade. These sandals from Rothy’s are made with recycled plastic water bottles and plant-based materials. They’re even machine washable and come in eight different colors, which means there’s sure to be an option your mom will love.
10. Chocolate Bars of the World Gift Box, $75
This gift box from Bar & Cocoa is a chocolate lover’s dream. The company crafts its chocolate from high-quality cocoa that makes its way through a transparent and ethical supply chain before landing at the Denver, Colorado, headquarters. It’s there that each order is hand-packed to ensure you’re getting top-notch chocolate delivered to your door.
11. Convertible Belt Bag, $145
This bag is perfect for moms on-the-go. Designed with efficiency in mind, it can be worn around the waist or as a crossbody. Either way, it’ll leave your mom’s hands free to keep on doing her awesome mom things.
12. Otherland Candle Gift Set, $36 to $89
Who doesn’t love a good candle? This set from Otherland is made with a custom blend of coconut and soy wax. It contains no parabens, sulfates, phthalates, and is cruelty-free. You can opt to include one candle in the set, or up to three, depending on how deep your mom’s affinity for candles runs.
13. Teapot and Mug Set, $35
How cute is this eco-friendly Mother’s Day gift? The stackable mug set was handmade by artisans in Nepal. It’s perfect for any mom who enjoys winding down with a relaxing cup of tea.
14. Personalized Cuff Bracelet, $44 to $78
This thoughtful bracelet is handcrafted in brass by artisans in Kenya. It’s customizable and is sure to be a timeless addition to your mom’s jewelry collection.
15. Drinkware Bundle, $68
Give your mom the gift of reusables this Mother’s Day with this matching three-part set. It’s BPA-free and comes with a water bottle, ceramic mug, and wine tumbler so she can take her favorite drinks with her wherever she goes.
16. In Person or Virtual Airbnb Experience, Prices Vary
Give the gift of making memories by purchasing your mom an Airbnb experience. You can search for an in-person one in your area, or select from a wide array of online offerings.
17. Mother’s Day Beauty Bundle, $72
Why buy a typical flower bouquet when you can give your mom a bundle of flower-themed essentials instead? This collection from Three Ships includes a rose-infused toner, rosehip oil serum, and a nourishing lip mask that contains sunflower oil.