Take the guesswork out of finding your 2023 Mother’s Day gifts with our editors’ curated selection of finds for the home. From the latest in sustainable design (like Cyrc’s 3D-printed bowl) to the prettiest juicer your mom’s counter has ever seen (The
Plissé electric squeezer from Alessi), we’re sharing our favorite Mother’s Day gift ideas for every budget.
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1. Scented Citronella Candle
Perfect for warm summer nights, these scented citronella candles will keep mosquitoes at bay while emitting a light aroma. Each candle is presented in an elegant ceramic dish and you can choose from small or large sizes with scents ranging from Coconut Lemongrass to Floral Spritz.
Citronella candle, from $10
2. Organic Stoneware With Faux Blooms
Switch things up this year with flowers that never need to be replaced. Urban Barn’s collection of faux blooms and branches are just as beautiful as the real thing. Pair a few stems with one of their organic stoneware vessels.
Faux blooms and branches, from $9
, Vases and planters, from $14
3. Tropical Plants
Long lasting and low maintenance, this cute set of tropical plants will bring a pop of green to windowsills, tables or patios. Check your local Lowes store for availability.
Plants in a box, $20
4. Milk Frother
For Mom’s inner barista, this three-speed rechargeable milk frother is great for morning lattes or afternoon matcha, and comes with a USB charging cable and two detachable heads. Bonus: it can even make whipped cream!
Milk Frother Set, $25
5. Magazine Subscription
Give the gift of expert design and decorating advice with an annual subscription to House & Home. Mom will love this!
House & Home Subscription, $26
House & Home
6. Terrazzo Coasters
Terrazzo is having a moment, so why not let Mom in on the trend? This set of speckled concrete coasters will bring spring style to your outdoor tables just in time for patio season. The set comes with a handy black holder to keep them organized when not in use.
Set of 6 coasters, $36
7. Mini Greenhouse
Not quite ready to invest in a full-sized greenhouse? Give this miniature sized one from Ikea a try. It’s great for small plants, succulents and even herbs!
Mini greenhouse, $39
8. A Calligraphy Pen
A calligraphy classic, the Kaweco pocket-sized fountain pen is a beautiful addition to Mom’s stationery collection. Choose from a variety of muted colors with the option of a gold plated or stainless steel nib.
Kaweco Fountain Pen, $30
9. Great Quality Olive Oil
For the foodies, this cold-pressed olive oil by Montreal’s Parva Fabrica is made with olives from Quinta de Castelares estate in Portugal. The eye-catching bottle makes this condiment a great gift for Mom to display on their kitchen counter.
Olive Oil, $36
10. Immersive Bath Kit
Every Mom needs a self-care moment. Complete with Himalayan bath salts, a plethora of dried flowers, botanical oils and even a packet of incense matches, this “turnkey” bath ritual comes with everything Mom needs for an immersive Nordic bathing experience — just add hot water!
Nordique Immersive Spa, $38
11. Herb Keeper
For the mom who loves to cook or entertain, this herb keeper from Cuisipro is the latest smart solution. The compact container stores all of your herbs in one handy tray, while the stems are immersed in water to maintain freshness.
Herb Keeper, $30
12. Cool Art Print
Toronto’s Tacit Collective takes the guesswork out of gifting art with their range of stunning art prints by local women artists. Select your favorite print, pick a size and have it framed for Mom’s gallery wall.
Art print, starting at $58
13. Pretty & Patterned Spoons
Bright and delicate, these colorful enamel spoons are perfect for serving, spreading or stirring. Pair them with a delicious jam for a sweet gift for Mom!
Roanne Enamel Spoon, $60 for a set of 4
V de V
14. Monogrammed Fragrance Bottle
For the mom who loves fragrance, choose from one of Estée Lauder’s iconic scents and make it personalized with a name, monogram — or just
Mom. Beautiful Magnolia is one of their best selling scents and has floral notes, perfect for springtime.
15. Wooden Serving Board
This multitasking paddle-shaped board is great for bread, pizza or charcuterie. It also includes a leather handle for quick and easy storage.
Paddle Board, $65
16. Design Book
Atlanta’s Suzanne Kasler is a fixture on many best designer lists and has amassed a huge fan following for her serene and aspirational projects. Her fourth book begins with her own Regency-style abode, followed by a roster of Southern houses and weekend escapes. Get a sneak peek
Suzanne Kasler Book, $62
17. Spring-forward Napkins
Since Mother’s Day falls serendipitously during the spring season, these periwinkle linen napkins by John Robshaw are perfect for Mom’s tablescapes, indoors or out.
Parvati Napkins, $80 set of 4
18. Rose Wine Glasses
These blush-hued wine glasses will bring a soft hit of color to any spring table setting. Handcrafted by artisans, the rippled glasses are available in small or large sizes and are ideal for wine, cocktails or even dessert. Bonus: they’re food and dishwasher safe too.
Ava Wine Glasses (Blush), $80/set of 4
Wills & Prior
19. Indoor/Outdoor Pillow
A modern ikat pillow will add a nautical laid-back vibe to any pillow-scape. Designed with InsideOut® performance fabric, this indigo-hued cushion will stand up to outdoor conditions and even spills.
Calima 12x24 Indoor/Outdoor Pillow, $92
20. Market and Beach Bag
Handwoven using sustainably sourced palm leaves, this structured tote from Obakki is the perfect accessory for beach trips and farmer’s markets. “A handcrafted design from the Palm Weavers of Guerrero not only creates a meaningful gift bringing connection into someone’s home, it also directly funds The Obakki Foundation’s ongoing initiative to install 50 rain catchment systems for the people of Tlamacazapa, Mexico,” says Obakki founder Treana Peake.
Palm Tote, $110
21. Serving Tray
“This herringbone tray is one of our bestsellers,” says Eugenia Triandos of Hibou Home. “We’ve used it as an entryway catchall, in a dining room beneath a centerpiece, and as a jewelry or perfume corral.”
Natural Wooden Herringbone Rectangular tray, $140
22. Smart Speaker
Hey siri, play Mom’s favorite playlist! Give the gift of great sound with a HomePod Mini. Available in five bold colors, the compact speaker is designed with a seamless mesh fabric that blends into any space while offering 360-degree audio.
HomePod Mini, $129
23. Personalized Garden Set
This 11-piece willow trug holds tools, twine, plant markers, a dibbler, and there’s even room for a water bottle. Oak leaf–print gloves and a kneeler (not shown) are essential for spring planting, and the basket and tools can be personalized with a wooden tag and engraving.
Personalized Garden Set, from $130
24. Intricate Bowl
If you’re looking to shop sustainably, Cyrc is a Montreal company that creates intricate vases, bowls and storage containers out of plastic waste — mainly from food packaging — which can later be remade into new pieces. “We didn’t want to start a new company that puts more plastic objects into the world without thinking about sustainability,” says co-founder Guy Snover.
Radian bowl in Terracotta, $145
25. Sleek Juicer
Gifting a juice lover? The Plissé electric-squeezer juicer from Alessi has a sleek, pleated design that won’t look bulky on a counter.
Plissé sleek electric-squeezer juicer, $185
26. Picnic Blanket
The pattern on this blanket from Mini Tipi, a Canadian Indigenous, female-owned company, was inspired by Navajo blankets. Ideal for family picnics or warming up by a campfire, this versatile blanket will become Mom’s new summer essential.
Sand Reversible Eco-friendly Everyday blanket by Trisha Pitura for Mini Tipi, $189
Arcadia Modern Home
27. Monogram Cushion
This washed linen Wreath Monogram cushion will instantly elevate a bed or reading chair. Think fast! Au Lit’s selection of personalized pillows can take up to three weeks to process.
Wreath Monogram/Linen Cushion, $195
Au Lit Fine Linens
28. Self-heating Coffee Mug
For the mom who’s always on the go, this self-heating portable mug will keep their coffee or tea set to their preferred temperature for up to three hours.
12 oz Self-heating Coffee Mug, $199
29. Outdoor Heater
Extend patio season with Brian Gluckstein’s new GlucksteinElements outdoor heating collection from The Home Depot Canada. For smaller spaces, opt for the Conrad tabletop heater: it has a remote control, plus a built-in USB charging station.
Conrad Tabletop Electric Outdoor patio heater with Remote in white, $198
The Home Depot Canada
30. Bouquet Subscription
For a gift that keeps on giving, set Mom up with a flower bouquet subscription that will be delivered straight to her door every month — you’ll never worry about getting her fresh stems again!
From $209 for a 3 month subscription,
Heart & Thorn
31. Hybrid Steamer & Iron
Perfect for travel, this 2-in-1 steamer and iron will not only make Mom’s vacation clothes wrinkle-free, but the hot steam will eliminate bad odors and bacteria from clothing. Made for 220-240V, they can be used with a power adapter in countries with the recommended voltage.
Cirrus 3 Iron Steamer in sand, $250
32. Portable Table Lamp
Ideal for indoors or out, this portable and rechargeable table lamp is perfect for setting the ambience at dinner, for use as a reading lamp or to replace flashlights when walking outside at night.
Follow Me LED Table Lamp, $307
Robinson Lighting & Bath
33. Whimsical Placemats
The whimsical Embroidered Linen placemats from Misette’s Fête collection conjure sunny days, spring blooms and Parisian picnics.
Fête Embroidered Linen Placemats in Red/Amber, $334/set of 4
34. Water Carbonator
This slim and fashion-forward carbonator invites Mom to have sparkling water on demand and entertain with ease. The striking copper machine will look great on their counter too.
Copper Carbonator, $350
35. Cool Flower Vase
The thoughtful design of this flower vase ensures every stem, leaf and crown shines on its own, making it a one-of-kind centrepiece for holidays and special gatherings. Inspired by Ikebana, Japan’s ancient art of floral arrangement, this vase emphasizes the process of gathering and curating as much as the final arrangement itself.
Ikebana Vase, $364
36. Outdoor Lounger
This modern outdoor folding chair will become Mom’s go-to spot to lounge on a patio, pool, dock and even beach. Designed with weather-resistant materials, all they have to worry about is finding a great book and bevvy to go with it.
Xanthus Lounge Chair in Charcoal, $399
Jardin De Ville