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39 Perfectly Unique Gifts for the Best Moms – 2018 Thoughtful Gift Ideas

If you’re bored of shopping for purses year after year, then take a look at these almost genius, unique gifts for mom – we’re sure she’ll welcome the change, too! There’s something for all kinds of moms, from absolutely gorgeous flower bouquets to the most stylish of sunglasses and more.

Unique Gifts For Mom

23andMe DNA Ancestry and Health Test Kit

Adults often talk about how they’d love to analyze their DNA, and with the 23andMe DNA Testing Service, now they can. How cool, and useful, would it be to learn all about your DNA? Not only that, but this awesomely unique gift for moms also studies your health, ancestry and traits – yep, even your earwax type!


Winc Wine Subscription Box

This is a subscription that moms would fantasize about, but now, their dreams have come true with the Winc Wine Club Membership. There’s no better way to ‘wine’ down after a long day than sitting down with a glass of their favorite tipple, and with this service they have 4 whole bottles to choose from, too.

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Julep Maven Makeup Subscription Box

Pamper her all year round with the Julep Beauty Box. Each month, she’ll receive a box with a selection of skincare, makeup, or nail products – she can pick the items she would like or have them choose them for her, for a lovely monthly surprise. Even better, each box also has free shipping – bonus!

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Faith Box Christian Subscription Box

Help her connect to Christ with the ever so thoughtful Faithbox. Boxes revolve around an uplifting theme, giving her something to look forward to and smile about each month, for sure. The products inside are from great companies, so you can rest assured your purchase is completely guilt-free.

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Bloomsy Box Beautiful Flowers Every Month

Brighten up your precious petal’s day with gorgeous fresh flowers delivered straight to her door from BloomsyBox – a subscription of delightful, hand-picked flower bouquets from specially selected farms. Not only can you choose which size bouquet you’d like to send, but how often too, picking from weekly, bi-weekly or monthly.

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The Homestead Box Subscription Box

Does your mom fancy herself as a bit of a handy woman? Then you can’t go wrong with The Homestead Box. There are 3 box packages: Pioneer, Classic, or Vintage, so no matter her skill-levels, there’s a subscription box perfect for her, though if you’re just looking for a one-off gift there’s plenty to choose from.

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Yoga Club Subscription Box

YogaClub understand that everybody’s tastes are different, which is why (after a short quiz) their boxes are tailored to you and your body type, so you don’t have to worry about wasting your money; you’re guaranteed to love what you receive. Plus, every box purchase gives one yoga class to a child in need.

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Ritual Vitamin Subscription Box for Women

Overwhelmed by the sheer volume of vitamins out there? Fret not because Ritual has endlessly researched and developed ‘Essential for Women’ a daily vitamin that gives you everything your body needs. Benefits include anti-aging, energy-boosting, joy promotion and more, plus it’s delivered straight to you in one easy package, what more could you want?

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NatureBox Healthy Snack Subscription Box

Whatever healthy snacks she’s after, be it gluten-free, low in sodium/fat/calories/carbs, vegan, or even keto-friendly she’s sure to enjoy these tasty delights from NatureBox. They have a huge range of yummy foods, from cookies, pretzels, and popcorn, to zesty dried fruits and even handy trail mixes.

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Love with Food Subscription Box

Fight childhood hunger by joining the innovative and amazing Snack Smart, Do Good Club. Every month you can have organic, gluten-free and all-natural delicious snacks sent to you with more meals being sent to food banks with every purchase, so not only do you benefit, but you’ll also be doing your part to help, too.

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Force of Nature

Is your mom conscious of the chemicals she uses in her store-bought cleaning products? Make the switch to these incredible family-safe and non-toxic cleaners from Force of Nature. Made from just water, vinegar, and salt, these all-purpose cleaners will revolutionize the way she cleans EVERY room in her home.

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Mosaic Weighted Blankets

With free shipping, you can’t go wrong with one of these unique gifts for mom. These special weighted blankets come in many different styles, so whether you want something soft and cozy or to match the decor, you’ll find the perfect snuggling companion. Weighted blankets benefit many people – read the website to find out more.

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Daily Harvest Smoothie Subscription Box

Like the sound of a refreshing watermelon and cucumber smoothie? Or maybe ‘shake’ it up a bit with chocolate and blueberry. Whatever your preferences may be, you’re sure to love the selection you’re offered from Daily Harvest, plus they’re even sent to your home ready for you make in just 30 seconds.

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Aromatech Essential Oil Diffusers and Oils

Candles are great, but they’re certainly not a unique gift, which is why you need to treat her to one of these wonderful oil diffusers from Aromatech – there are lots to choose from, and they cater to different room sizes. Not only that, but there’s a huge variety of scented oils to choose from, too.

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Ava Ovulation Tracking Bracelet

Know a mom who’s trying for another bundle of joy? It can be a stressful process, which is why she needs the Ava Ovulation Tracking Bracelet. This clever gadget helps women track their cycles, sleep patterns, stress levels, heart rate and more, so it also enables them to keep on top of their health.

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Driftsun Stand Up Paddleboard

Is your mom obsessed with the outdoors and everything active? Then she’s bound to love these Stand Up Paddleboards from Driftsun. Give her the experience of trying something new, which, let’s face it, is much more fun than receiving yet another pair of socks! These paddleboards are inflatable, so they’re easy to take on vacation.

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Dollger Rimless Skull Design Cat Eye Sunglasses

With gorgeous skull detailing and their cat-eye shape, these amazing sunglasses from Dollger definitely aren’t for the faint-hearted. These shades for sure make a statement and will turn any effortless outfit into something amazing. Is your mom a cool chick? Then she HAS to have a pair of these.



Spoil the mommy who’s always taking photos, to Prynt. This crazily cool device connects to your iPhone and prints pictures there and then. Yep, you read that right – so you don’t have to wait til’ you get home, connect your phone to the computer and then print them out; you can do it wherever you are.

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SunnyLIFE Inflatable Pool Float Ride On

Paddle in style and make the other ladies jealous with this fabulous rose gold flamingo pool float from SunnyLIFE. Only the coolest of moms could ‘flock’ this funky bird, plus rose gold is ALL the rage right now, so she’s sure to fit in no matter where she chooses to land it.

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Portable Hot Cold Coffee Maker

Let’s face it, for moms coffee is most definitely a lifeline – sleepless nights and hectic daily life take their toll, y’know! Which is where this genius Portable Coffee Maker comes in to play. Wherever she may be, whether it’s school runs or dropping off to football practice, she can make herself a coffee ANYWHERE.


Flip Rack

Guests are sure to be impressed by this nifty contraption, Flip Rack. This coat rack is made from beechwood triangles that fold up and only flip out when you need them; not only does it look great and less messy but it’s also pretty cool, too. Plus, the classic wood just blends into any decor.


3D Light Blocking Sleep Mask

There’s nothing more refreshing than a good night’s sleep, which you’re guaranteed to get with the 3D Light Blocking Sleep Mask. You get a pack of 2 masks that not only block out ALL light, but they’re really comfortable, too – as well as that, you’re also given earplugs, so nothing can disturb your slumber.

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Nevertheless She Persisted Puzzle

Inspire the important woman in your life with this unique gift for mom: the ‘Nevertheless She Persisted’ puzzle. As she puts together this puzzle, she’ll come across amazing women, such as Amelia Earhart, Gloria Steinem, Malala Yousafzai, Mother Teresa and more, who, of course, are all ladies who empower and bring strength to others.


Well Tended Gardeners Kit

Even gardeners like to pamper themselves, and what could be more fitting than this Well-Tended Gardener’s Kit? Inside the kit is everything they’ll need to care for their hard-working selves: gentle Soap, cooling-mist (to refresh on the go during their hobby), handy insect-repellent, and a useful nail brush to get all that dirt out.


Stained Glass Feathers

Made by artist Colin Adrian, these eye-catching Stained Glass Feathers are just stunning. No woman should go without a few of these wonderful creations in her home. There are 3 to choose from: Classic, Diamond Eye, and Chevron, each equally as amazing, and sure to catch the light beautifully.

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Menopod Instant Cooling Device

It’s well known that throughout the menopause women suffer from horrible hot flushes, which can be pretty unsettling, especially during work. Worry no more as with this amazing handheld device makes your troubles soon go away as The Menopod instantly cools you down – just press it to the back of your neck.


Kikkerland Concrete Desktop Planter

Does the special lady work in an office? Help her spruce up her desk with this modern Concrete Desktop Planter by Kikkerland. It looks incredibly sleek yet rustic, housing pretty succulents as well as having the space to keep business cards and stationery nice and tidy.


Good Vibes Only Doormat

Let all your worries and holdbacks go the minute you walk through the door with this jolly doormat and its little reminder for “good vibes only”. There’s nothing worse than coming home from work still stressed, or the kids still grumpy from their hard day at school, so make your front door a gateway to welcome tranquility.


Hidrate Spark 2.0 Smart Water Bottle

It’s important that a busy lady stays hydrated on the go, though she probably forgets, but not anymore with the Hidrate Spark 2.0 Smart Water Bottle. This clever bottle syncs to your phone and tracks your water intake, and if you haven’t had enough, it glows to remind you to drink up.

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Pineapple Tumbler Copper-Finish Cocktail Mug

Let’s set the scene: it’s a beautiful hot day, not a cloud in the sky, you’re chilling in the pool on your stylish rose gold flamingo float, wearing your beautiful cat-eye sunglasses (to everybody’s envy) having fun, but there’s just one thing missing – this rose gold/copper pineapple cocktail tumbler to stay cool with, duh!


Ballerina Herbal Warming Slippers

Spoil her to these Ballerina Herbal Warming Slippers. These special slippers pamper your mom like nothing else; after a hard day she’ll love to warm the insoles up and nestle her toes into them for pure comfort – though even on hot days she can cool down after placing them in the fridge.


KitchenAid Electric Kettle

“Fancy a brew?” Is one of mom’s most common phrases, so why not treat her to a brand new kettle – she’ll surely be ‘bubbling’ with excitement! By KitchenAid, this stylish Electric Kettle in the color Pistachio is bound to suit any kitchen, whether it’s more traditional looking or modern.


Glass Tea Cup with a Lid & Strainer

This unique gift for mom is the tea-licious ‘purrrrfect’ choice, paw sure. This adorable cat-shaped portable tea-cup is great for moms who are always on the go, whether it’s to work or carting the cheeky kiddies about – because now she can brew her choice of tea (loose or bagged) wherever she goes.

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Midnight Garden Kimono

Designed and hand-screen printed in India are these utterly gorgeous Midnight Garden Kimonos. They’ll definitely have your mom feeling like the boujee queen she is – anyone wearing one of these beautiful pieces of clothing will almost certainly feel like a walking piece of art, whether at home, spa, the pool or seaside.


The Puffin in Bloom Collection

Encased in a beautifully illustrated keepsake box is this lovely collection of The Puffin in Bloom books. Their covers were designed and created by Anna Bond, a principal artist from a popular stationery brand. Not only do they look great on your bookshelf, but they’re a fabulous read for women of all ages, too.

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Streamline Rainbow Color Wheel Umbrella

She’ll be sure to brighten everyone’s day, when it’s gloomy and raining, with this glorious Rainbow Color Wheel Umbrella by Streamline – she’ll look just like a walking ray of sunshine. Team this funky umbrella up with a pair of brightly colored welly boots and you’ll have every passerby grinning from ear to ear.


Himalayan Salt Detox Foot Blocks

From the Himalayas come these Detox Foot Blocks. The salt blocks come in a storage bag, so if you’re always away on work trips then you can easily bring them with you so have soft feet, always. They are also known for drawing out impurities so if you’re feeling off lately, give these a go.


Mother Daughter Letter Book Set

There’s no bond like the one between mother and daughter, so why not cement that with this adorable Letter Book Set. It contains 40 cards for mother and daughter to exchange and keep forever, and it’s great if you’ve already moved out and live miles away, for keeping that special bond as strong as ever.


Pehr Designs Multi Pom Pom Hamper

Bring a bit of color into her life with this wonderful Pehr Designs Multi Pom Pom Hamper. It has multiple uses, so it can be used anywhere in the house, for storage, keeping toys tidy, holding balls of wool, you name it – plus, it looks great doing so. Aren’t those pom poms just SO cute?


3 Delicious Diy Gifts In A Jar

Diy Cowgirl Cookies in a Jar Gift

No one could resist these gorgeous Cowgirl Cookies by Bakerella, which is why they make the perfect gift to DIY for your mom. Place all the yummy ingredients into a jar, jazz it up a bit with some pretty cloth and ribbon, or even go the extra mile and make your own labels!

Diy Caramel Apple In A Jar Gift

If cookies aren’t her sort of thing, she’s sure to adore an ever-so-sweet Caramel Apple in A Jar – these gooey treats don’t have to just be for Halloween, especially so if they’re your mom’s favorite. You won’t need many supplies/ingredients for this, just a jar, some baker’s twine, an apple and lots of candies.

Diy Cupcake In A Jar

Could this ‘My Cakies’ DIY Cupcake In a Jar possibly be any cuter? They look amazing, and super enticing even though really, they’re actually seriously easy to make (sshh, she doesn’t have to know). If you can resist licking the bowl after making that delicious frosting, you deserve an award yourself.

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