Whether you’re shopping for Mom, Grandma, or another mother in your life, we have you covered. The This Old House Reviews Team scoured Amazon for the best Mother’s Day gifts. From gardening accessories to power tools, here are a few ideas to get you thinking.
Stalwart Toolbox Organizer
Perfect for arts and crafts enthusiasts or anyone who needs to get a little more organized, this toolbox features four removable, see-through drawers. It also has a larger top-facing compartment for stationery, hand tools, and other supplies that can’t fit within the divided drawers.
ASAKUKI Smart Wi-Fi Essential Oil Diffuser
This oil diffuser releases a pleasant scent and creates a relaxing environment. Download the smart app, and change the purifier’s diffusing settings. The diffuser is also compatible with Amazon Alexa, so it can operate with voice control for easy use.
Bosch Power Drill Set
This kit comes with an electric screwdriver with four interchangeable heads to tackle a multitude of jobs, such as drilling at an angle. The screwdriver uses an LED light to illuminate dark areas and a 12-volt rechargeable battery to deliver enough power for everyday tasks around the home.
eTape16 Digital Tape Measure
This tape measure features a traditional tape. Its measurements can be read on the tape itself or on the large digital display. The display has a save function to keep track of past measurements and a built-in calculator to convert readings to the measurement system of your choice.
Click and Grow Indoor Garden
Looking to bring your garden indoors? This kit comes with three tomato, three basil, and three green lettuce pods in a sleek Scandinavian-style planter. It has several useful features, including LED grow lights, a water level indicator, and a self-watering system. As an added bonus, it comes recommended by Jenn Nawada, one of This Old House’s landscape contractors.
Vornado VFAN Jr. Vintage Air Circulator Fan
This tabletop fan not only circulates air more effectively than most, but its timeless design also uses authentic styling from the original Vornadofan of 1945. Additionally, the two-speed manual control is easy to use to dial in your comfort.
LSA International Lota Vase/Lantern
This simple vase combines a see-through glass body with a sustainably sourced wood base to hold a fresh bouquet of flowers. The wooden base can also hold tea lights or other candles if you don’t have fresh flowers to display.
Fellow Stagg Electric Kettle
This kettle is as fun to look at as it is to use. It features variable temperature control, a precision pour spout, and a sleek LCD display. You can also purchase it in a wide variety of finishes to have it blend in with or stand out against your other kitchen appliances and supplies.
YETI Rambler Bottle
This is the perfect bottle for an afternoon hike, morning commute to work, or relaxing evening in the house. Its cap features a handle for easy twisting and holding. Once it’s removed, it exposes a drinking spout that’s similar to the one found on single-use bottles. The exterior also comes in a variety of colors from coral to seafoam.
iRobot Roomba Robot Vacuum
This iRobot robotic vacuum allows you to clean your floors from anywhere with an app or virtual assistant. Its three-stage cleaning system loosens, lifts, and suctions dirt, dust, and hair from hard and carpeted floors without you having to lift a finger.
Klein Tools Canvas Tool Bag
This tool bag has an open-top design for quick and easy access to the tools you use most. It has a tough double-layer canvas bottom that sits comfortably in any hall closet to keep tools organized and at the ready.
Bambusi Luxury Bamboo Bathtub Tray Caddy
This tray holds electronics, books, drinks, and more for Mom while she soaks in the tub. Its extendable design allows it to fit on the edges of almost any bathtub. The bamboo construction and waterproof varnish make this caddy an elegant and durable accessory to add to any bathroom.
BLACK+DECKER Drill & Home Tool Kit
This comprehensive kit comes with 68 tools to help you complete DIY projects around the home. It contains a variety of items, including a cordless drill, adjustable wrench, and utility knife, stored in a fabric tool bag.
Swedish Wholesale Resusable Dishcloths
This 10-pack of reusable dishcloths is the perfect gift for the eco-conscious mom. They’re made from biodegradable cellulose and all-natural cotton, with each one replacing up to 15 paper towels. After using one to dry dishes or clean counters, you can throw it in the washing machine to clean with the rest of your linens.
Lindt Milk Chocolate Truffles
If your mom has a sweet tooth, consider getting her these luxurious milk chocolate truffles from Lindt. These chocolates have a smooth outer shell with a creamy center, and they come individually wrapped to ensure freshness. They’re also available in other flavors, such as dark chocolate or caramel.
Lifestraw Personal Water Filter
This water filter is a unique gift for moms who love to hike or camp. It removes harmful bacteria, parasites, microplastics, and more from river, stream, or lake water. Because of its lightweight, skinny design, you can take it anywhere.
REVLON Hair Dryer and Volumizer
This hair tool is a combination dryer and volumizer that dries and styles hair all in one. It has tangle-free bristles and a heat-protecting ceramic coating. Furthermore, with its curved ergonomic handle, it’s easy to hold and use.
Vacu Vin Wine Saver
If the mom in your life can’t get enough wine, this product may be the perfect gift. It’s designed to fit on any standard-sized wine bottle to keep it fresh for up to 10 days. This wine saver is simple to use, as it clicks directly onto the top of the bottle.
Vlando Travel Jewelry Box Organizer
This small jewelry box is made from premium faux leather to give it a classy look. It’s large enough to fit a wide variety of earrings, necklaces, bracelets, and rings but small enough to fit in a bag. You can carry it in your purse for everyday use or in a suitcase for vacations.
Romanda Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet
Though decorative, this bracelet’s main function is to hold and release a few drops of your mom’s favorite essential oils to promote stress relief, calmness, and positivity. It comes with eight reusable pads in a range of colors that sit inside of the bracelet and hold essential oils. For maximum durability, the face that holds the pads is made from stainless steel, while the wristband is leather.
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