10 of the Best Online Shops for Affordable Mother’s Day Gifts

Places Online to Buy Mother's Day Gifts

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It goes without saying that our moms are special people, 365 days a year. On Mother’s Day, however, it gives us all the excuse to celebrate the women that shaped who we are and shower them with gifts that convey our never-ending gratitude. We’ve already selected some of our favorite creative products to buy for Mother’s Day as well as easy DIY projects for the occasion. But if you’re someone that loves to browse, we’ve got some perfect places to look at—and many of them have special promotions just for Mother’s Day!

Sites like Etsy are great places to find beautiful and quirky gifts. Etsy, in particular, has a ton of possibilities, and they’ve put together an extensive collection of shops for you to peruse. From jewelry to original art to ceramics, you can find it all for mom.

Check out some of our favorite places for Mother's Day gift ideas, below!



Etsy is a massive online marketplace that offers bespoke gifts, hard-to-find vintage items, and so much more. They rarely offer site-wide discounts, but sellers will set their own sales. To make finding the perfect easier, the editors at Etsy have created a bevy of recommendations that mom is sure to love. From handmade mugs to self-care items, these picks will help you get started:


Best Mom Ever Ceramic Mug


Bath Bomb Gift Set

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Lizush | $31.50


Gemstone Necklace


My Modern Met Store

My Modern Met Store prides itself on offering the best creative goods from makers around the world. We offer a host of great gifts for moms—embroidery kits, artsy accessories, and home decor, that will make your mother feel appreciated on her special day.


Vintage Bird Scarf

Mother's Day Discount

Shovava | $62+


Three-Wick Succulent and Cacti Terrarium Candle

Cacti and Succulents Three Wick Candle

Zoet Candles | $49.95


Flower Pattern Gold Weekender

Flower Pattern Gold Weekender

LOQI | $44.95


Blick Art Materials

If you know a mom who loves to get creative, whether it be with watercolors or working up drawings in a sketchbook, America's leading online art supplier is having great deals. For Mother's Day, Blick Art Materials is offering discounts of up to 50% on watercolors, pastels, sketchbooks, and much more. A new paint set, for example, makes a great gift to inspire your mom's next project.


Professional Watercolor Pan Set


Travel Brushes, Set of 3

Mother's Day Sales Online

Le Voyageur | $64.40


Speedball Textbook Project Kit

Lettering Kit

Speedball | $20.46


World Market

If your mom likes to entertain, grab a unique gift from World Market, which has online sales if you don't have a brick-and-mortar store nearby. A vineyard wine and cheese insulated tote is great for a spontaneous outdoor picnic, and sure to make your mom smile.


Vineyard Wine & Cheese Insulated Tote Bag

Vineyard Wine & Cheese Insulated Tote Bag

World Market | $60.95


Ceramic Pedestal Bulb Vase

Ceramic Bulb Vase

World Market | $14.98


Natural Wood Bark Bowl

Natural Wood Bark Bowl

World Market | $24.99


Uncommon Goods

Uncommon Goods has something for every type of mom with their massive selection of products. They have gifts for foodies, style mavens, DIY enthusiasts, and more. Many of their items can be personalized, too.


Tea Lovers Gift Set


Mindfulness Card Set


Blooming Lollipops



Help your mom pamper herself with skincare products and makeup from Glossier. Created by the beauty editors of Into the Gloss, these products come in beautiful, modern packaging and are designed to be uncomplicated and intuitive.


Do-Everything Lip Balm


Conditioning Face Wash and Oil-Serum Hybrid Set


Body Hero Daily Perfecting Cream


Subscription boxes are the gift that keeps on giving. But with so many, where do you start? CrateJoy has an incredible amount of boxes to choose from in every interest you can think of.


TheraBox: Self Care Subscription Box

Subscription Boxes for Mom

CrateJoy | $35+ per month


My Garden Box

Subscription Boxes for Mom

CrateJoy | $45.83+ per month


Free Your Tea

Subscription Boxes for Mom

CrateJoy | $43+ per month



Even if your mom isn't tech-savvy, chances are she has a smartphone. Maybe even a tablet. Dress her tech with one of the artist-created designs available on Casetify. The online shop sells pretty phone cases, tablet cases, Airpod holders, Apple Watchbands, and more.


Botanical Phone Case

Casetify Case

Casetify | $82


Black Stars Apple Watch Band

Casetify Apple Watch Case

Casetify | $52


Modern Faux Rose Gold iPad Case

Casetify Apple iPad Case

Casetify | $74



From shower curtains to pillows to framed prints—Society6 has it all! Treat your mom to artistic gifts that match her aesthetic.


Leopard Vase Rug

Leopard Vase Rug by Megan Galante

Megan Galante | $67.20+


William Morris Floral Blackout Curtains

William Morris Blackout Curtains

Alexandra_Arts | $91.20+


Abstract Cutting Board


My Modern Met Academy

Does your mom have an artsy side? Another great gift idea can be an online class in one of her favorite subjects. My Modern Met Academy offers a variety of courses in drawing, painting, and crafting, each of which is taught by a qualified instructor. By purchasing a gift certificate, you can give your mom the freedom to select from a number of creative courses.


Mixed Media Thread Painting: Learn to Embroidery Your Travel Memories

Learn how to embroider your travel memories using thread painting and watercolor paint.


Animal Portraits in Colored Inks: Tell a Visual Story That Conveys Emotion

Explore ways to add emotion and personality to your artwork by using colored inks. In bite-sized lessons, this expressive illustration course will guide you through creating your own animal portrait from start to finish.


Drawing 101: Learn the Building Blocks of Sketching

Learn the fundamentals of drawing and gain the confidence to sketch any subject you like.

This article has been edited and updated.

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Sara Barnes

Sara Barnes is a Staff Editor at My Modern Met, Manager of My Modern Met Store, and co-host of the My Modern Met Top Artist Podcast. As an illustrator and writer living in Seattle, she chronicles illustration, embroidery, and beyond through her blog Brown Paper Bag and Instagram @brwnpaperbag. She wrote a book about embroidery artist Sarah K. Benning titled 'Embroidered Life' that was published by Chronicle Books in 2019. Sara is a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art. She earned her BFA in Illustration in 2008 and MFA in Illustration Practice in 2013.
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