25 Perfect Last-Minute 2021 Christmas Gifts for Mom

Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Mom

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We've all been there, scrambling to pick out the perfect gift for everyone on our list as the days tick down to Christmas. Sometimes, it just happens that the ones closest to us are those we leave for last, including mom. But just because your mother might be last on your list, it doesn't mean that you can't find her something fabulous to let her know how much you care.

These days, even at the last minute there are more options than ever. We all know that Amazon Prime makes picking up something easy, and while there are some nice options to be found on Amazon, you don't need to limit yourself. Many other online stores have quick shipping options for an added fee.

However, considering how much our moms give to us, what about picking up something that will last all year? Gifting a subscription to online classes from Creativebug, Creative Live, or Skillshare means that your mom can further her interests at her leisure and—best of all—as virtual gifts, they arrive instantly.

A monthly subscription box is another fun route to pursue, whether you pick out something that will remind your mother to sit back and relax or encourage her to enjoy her favorite hobby. Some subscriptions will even guarantee their first box prior to Christmas, though they all will at the very least send a virtual card letting your mom know about her gift.

With so much to choose from, leaving mom to the last minute definitely doesn't mean that she won't love her gift.

With quick shipping options, here are some items that any mom would love to receive, no matter what her interests are.


Oversize, Organic Cotton Shawl

Beautiful Scarf for Mom

Shovava | $68


Levitating Planter

Lyfe Planter

FLYTE | $299



Four Point Moon Puzzle


Blooming Tea Kit with Glass and Bamboo Teapot

Flowering Tea Set

Teabloom | $34.99


Gardener's Harvest Basket


Large Window Bird Feeder


Birth Flower Ring

Birth Flower Ring

TSKSilver | $35.99+


Wicked Witch Bookmark


Mama Bear Necklace


The Kiss Candle

The Kiss Candle

Flatyz | $17.95


Instant Mimosa Sugar Cubes


Sparkle Maple Syrup


Indoor Herb Garden Starter Kit

Organic Home Garden

Spade to Fork | $29.97


Agatha Spoon Holder & Steam Releaser

Witch Spoon Rest

OTOTO | $13.60


Love Ya Candle


Automatic Pot Stirrer with Timer


Mother & Daughter Infinity Ring Necklace

Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Mom

EFYTAL | $39.99



Aromatherapy Essential Oil Leather Diffuser Bracelet

Essential Oils Bracelet

Somora | $21.99


Mother/Daughter Letter Set


The Mani System Kit


Worried about shipping? A monthly subscription box is a great gift for mom and some boxes even arrive before Christmas!


Mom-themed Monthly Care Package

Mama Bear Box

Boxy Momma | from $50/month


Adult Crafts Monthly Subscription Box

Arts and Craft Subscription Box

The Adults & Crafts Crate | from $31/month


Self-Care Therapy Box

Self Care Therapy Box

TheraBox | from $30.99/month


Book of the Month and Literary Gift Box

Book Subscription Box

Once Upon a Book Club | from $61.25/month


House Plant Monthly Subscription

House Plant Subscription Box

House Plant Box | from $15/month


This article has been edited and updated.

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Jessica Stewart

Jessica Stewart is a Contributing Writer and Digital Media Specialist for My Modern Met, as well as a curator and art historian. Since 2020, she is also one of the co-hosts of the My Modern Met Top Artist Podcast. She earned her MA in Renaissance Studies from University College London and now lives in Rome, Italy. She cultivated expertise in street art which led to the purchase of her photographic archive by the Treccani Italian Encyclopedia in 2014. When she’s not spending time with her three dogs, she also manages the studio of a successful street artist. In 2013, she authored the book 'Street Art Stories Roma' and most recently contributed to 'Crossroads: A Glimpse Into the Life of Alice Pasquini'. You can follow her adventures online at @romephotoblog.
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