16 Mother’s Day gift ideas for the mom who says she wants “nothing”

Our moms so do much for us. That’s why when we ask what they want for Mother’s Day and they answer with, “Nothing. Just your company,” it can leave us stumped on gift ideas. Of course, a thoughtful card or phone call means the world, but what if you want to give her a little something special, too? It’s the one day a year where the women in our lives get the celebration and recognition they truly deserve.

If you’re stumped on finding the ultimate Mother’s Day gift idea, we did some searching for you. From meaningful trinkets to luxurious items she’ll actually use, we’ve rounded up a few of the best Mother’s Day gifts for moms (be they birth mothers, adopted mothers, mother-figures, what have you), especially those that say they don’t want anything this Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas:

1Herbivore Calm Soaking Salts

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Put her body and mind at ease with these calming bath salts that will transform her regular bath into a therapeutic oasis.

2Nordstrom Modern Waffle Robe

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Shop it Nordstrom

Wrap her in luxury with this breathable cotton robe that will make home feel like a spa.

3Blockprint Bamboo Melamine Serving Bowl

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Shop it Anthropologie

Serve up mom’s favorite recipes in this festive and colorful bowl.

4Beach Day Nostalgia Eau De Parfum

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Shop it Anthropologie

Remind her of her favorite place with this bespoke perfume that smells of sun-kissed cardamom and fresh coconut.

5UGG Fluff Yeah Slippers

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Shop it Nordstrom

No mama can say no to a pair of plush slippers like this pair from UGG. They’re cute, comfy, and functional to boot.

6Bauble Bar Bracelet

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Shop it Bauble Bar

Choose the most meaningful charms for mom with this sweet customizable bracelet from Bauble Bar.

7Essential Oil Diffuser

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Shop it Urban Outfitters

For the mom who can’t get enough essential oils, this compact diffuser will be the perfect bedside addition.

8Marble Cookbook Stand

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Shop it West Elm

For the mom who loves to cook, this elegant cookbook stand is a worthy addition to her kitchen.

9Matching Necklace Set

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Shop it Lilly Pulitzer

A coordinated mother-daughter necklace set is the perfect gift that she’ll treasure for years to come .

10Luxe Wrap

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Shop it Lilly Pulitzer

This gorgeous and soft wrap will becomes mom’s go-to. She’ll flip over the precious pearl button closures.

11Best Mom Ever Card

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Shop it Urban Outfitters

Okay, even the mom who says she wants nothing can’t resist a sweet card. This one has a blank interior so you can write out how much she means to you.

12Leather Tote Bag

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Shop it Anthropologie

Add a little bit of sunshine to mom’s carryall with this bright tote that fit literally everything.

13Loose Tea Se

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$17.99 (orig. $39.99)
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With these luxurious loose leaf teas, she’ll think of you every time she brews a cuppa.

14Cubic Zirconia Initial Pendant Necklace

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$22.50 (orig. $45)
Shop it Nordstrom

Get your mom a necklace with your initial on it—we promise, she will love it.

15 Fenty Bomb Baby Mini Lip and Face Set

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Shop it Sephora

Is your mom a ~cool mom~? We bet she’d appreciate this adorable Fenty sampler.

16Succulent Trio

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Shop it Bloomscape

If she can no longer take care of you (though, let’s face it, she always will), give mom these easy-to-care-for plant babies.

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