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Christmas Gift Ideas for Mom

Girija Shinde Dec 17, 2018
Christmas is a great occasion to express your feelings to your loved ones. If you are wondering what to buy for your mom this Christmas, you must look for unique Christmas gift ideas for your mom. If you are short on ideas, here are some great gift ideas for your mother.
A mother's love for her children cannot be expressed in words. She not only bestows her love on her children, but is always willing to make sacrifices. Children should therefore acknowledge her unconditional love and love her back.
All she ever wants is love and respect and one of the best ways to show her that you care is to give her thoughtful gifts. While Mother's Day is one such occasion to express your love, you must also give her a wonderful gift on festive occasions such as Christmas as a token of your love.
Remember your childhood years when you would get up early on the Christmas morning and rush to the Christmas tree to search your gifts! Well, your mom and dad would never forget buying gifts for you, so why should you? The excitement that one feels while receiving a gift never dies even when one grows old.Go through these ideas and buy her a thoughtful gift.

Christmas Gift Ideas for Mom

Firstly, think about her interests or hobbies. This will help you choose the best gift for her. Also try to remember what was that latest thing she wanted to have. Make a list of at least five gifts that you think she will like the most, and then according to your budget, choose the best one. Take a look at the following Christmas gift ideas for inspiration.

Personalized Scarf

Giving a personalized scarf is a good Christmas gift idea for moms. You can either buy a silk or a cotton scarf and have her name embroidered on it. Monograms also look pretty.
Fleece scarves also look good. If you are not happy with gifting just a scarf, you can pair it up with a trendy sweater. With winter around, this gift will surely be useful to her. Do not pick a gaudy color, the classic colors always look good. There are also many designer scarves to choose from.


Women are very fond of jewelry. Christmas is a time to celebrate, and nothing can celebrate it better than dazzling jewelry! You do not have to gift her gold or diamonds, handmade jewelry looks good.
So you can prepare a necklace and a bracelet of beads and stones and gift them to her. If you are looking for shiny jewelry, silver and simulated diamonds are a good option. They are not only shiny but are also affordable.

Family Photo Calendar

Nothing is more important to a mom than her family. The idea is to prepare a calendar, with a family photo for each month. For this you can take the help of a professional or even make it on your own.
All you need is twelve best photographs of your family and a calendar! You can start with a photo of your parent's wedding. Try to make the calendar unique by adding some black and white photos. Pick some photos which were clicked on special occasions and also pick some very casual photos. You can surprise your mom by keeping this calendar in her office!

Invisible Bookshelves

An invisible bookshelf is a thoughtful gift for book-lover moms. If your mother loves to read, you can have invisible bookshelves fixed in her room. You can place some useful books on the shelf.
Breakfast recipe books or her all-time favorite books can be a good choice. If she has been wanting to read a book, but hasn't had a chance to buy it, do place that book on the shelf. I am sure, when she sees her favorite books in her room, she will surely be tempted to pick one and start reading!


If your mother is a fashion-conscious woman, buy trendy accessories. Look for stylish handbags, wrist watches or sunglasses. Take a look at the accessories that she's been using and make sure that you buy something she would like.
If your mother loves to wear perfumes, you could buy a fragrance by her favorite brand. You could also buy cosmetic products. Spa certificates, magazine subscriptions, etc. are also good Christmas gifts for moms.
Don't worry if you cannot afford an expensive gift. It is the thought that matters. She will appreciate your gesture and happily accept your gift. Moreover, it will always be your love that is the best gift for your mother.