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The 30 Best Gifts for Moms in 2022

mixer, slipper, coffee maker, Whether your daughter is a mom who is a baker extraordinaire, a homebody or a caffeine fiend, there's a perfect gift for her on our list.
Whether your daughter is a mom who is a baker extraordinaire, a homebody or a caffeine fiend, there's a perfect gift for her on our list. (Photos: Amazon, Ninja)

On the hunt for the the best gift ideas for your adult daughter, who is also a new mom? Gift ideas for mom usually involve skincare, PJs and kitchen appliances like air fryers. We have some of those picks on our list, but we also have some more thoughtful gifts, stocking stuffers and unique gifts for every type of mom on your list. Check out our list of the hottest holiday gifts for moms for 2022. What types of goodies are recommended this holiday season? We spoke with Julie Ramhold, consumer analyst with to find out. Something soft and cozy makes a great mom gift. Ramhold predicts that gifts like slippers, robes and pajamas will be hot this year. “The more luxurious they feel, the better — and the more likely they'll be to use them.” Warm slippers, a cozy robe or cashmere socks fit the bill.

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  • Quince | Women's Organic Freshwater Cultured Pearl Hoop Earrings in Gold Vermeil

    Go-with-everything pearl earrings

  • Literature Candle

    This candle for the literature lover

  • Skechers BOBS Women's Keepsakes - Ice Angel Slipper, Charcoal, 8 M US

    Knit slippers to keep mom’s feet toasty

  • Stanley Adventure Quencher Travel Tumbler, 30oz

    A tumbler with a cult following

  • Winesulator + 2 Uncork'd XL Cups Set

    An insulated wine gift set

  • Everywhere Belt Bag Large 2L

    A cult-favorite fanny pack

  • barefoot dreams CozyChic Robe in Cream/Stone at Nordstrom, Size Small

    One extremely comfy robe

  • Women's Cashmere Oversized Turtleneck Sweater by Everlane in Bright Navy, Size XL

    Luxe cashmere turtleneck

  • Chai Tea Trio Gift Set

    Chai tea she’ll savor

  • Ninja Espresso & Coffee Barista System

  • Fenty Skin Butta Drop Gold Shimmer Whipped Oil Body Cream

    For a spa-like experience

  • CozyChic Checkered Blanket

    This plush blanket she’ll want to take everywhere

  • Oven Pan

    A versatile kitchen helper

  • Women's Cashmere Socks

    These luxe cashmere socks

  • Champagne Dreams gift box

    A gift box full of indulgences

  • You Already Have the Answers: A Gratitude Journal

    A wisdom-filled workbook

  • Scrabble Game Deluxe Edition Letter Tiles Board Game, Family Board Games for Adults and Kids, Word Games for 2-4 Players, Ages 8+

    The original Wordle

  • XXXFLOWER Plant Terrarium with Wooden Stand, Air Planter Bulb Glass Vase Metal Swivel Holder Retro Tabletop for Hydroponics Home Garden Office Decoration - 3 Bulb Vase

    Flower spots that doubles as sculpture

  • The Pioneer Woman 9-Piece Garden Basket Multicolor

  • KitchenAid Artisan Mini 3.5 Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer - KSM3316X - Empire Red

    For holiday baking and beyond

  • Justice of the Pies: Sweet and Savory Pies, Quiches, and Tarts

  • Snailax Shiatsu Massage Cushion with Heat Massage

    An ever-ready masseuse

  • Orbits Eye Stones

    Soothe her pretty peepers

  • Tangerine Fringed Throw

    Blazing color and warmth

  • Cozy Earth White Waffle Bath Towel Bundle- Made from Cotton & Viscose from Bamboo, Plush, Absorbent, Soft

    Because Oprah says so

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For the mom who’s staying indoors this winter, games and puzzles make great gifts. “Winter is already being forecast to be pretty brutal in some areas, so gifts that will cater to homebodies are going to be big this year,” Ramhold says. We’re recommending a classic Scrabble set, a holiday-themed puzzle or a gratitude journal to cozy up with.

And it’s always a good idea to get a move on — you might even score some deals that way, says Ramhold. “Plenty of retailers are encouraging consumers to shop early because of inflation this year, so discounts are starting early,” says Ramhold.

Freshwater pearls are the season’s biggest jewelry trend — these earrings are sure to be mom's new faves.
$55 at Quince

The gold vermeil (sterling silver layered with 18k gold) earrings are ethically produced at a great price point, for one. Mom will love this pretty pair of on-trend freshwater pearl earrings to elevate everyday looks.

These hand-poured soy candles have a very cool feature – their scents are based on 7 literary classics. If mom is into literature she’ll love lighting one of these.
$32 at Uncommon Goods

Choose from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Jane Eyre, Little Women, Peter Pan, Pride and Prejudice, The Great Gatsby or War and Peace. “Clever gift for a clever reader,” comments one customer.

These babies have over 26,000 positive ratings on Amazon because they’re such a great value — even moreso now that they're on sale.
$43 at Amazon

They feature a faux-fur lined knit upper a sturdy rubber sole so mom can even wear them out of the house. “These mules are like walking on air!” raves one reviewer.

Who knew a reusable tumbler could inspire so much love? Stanley’s Adventure Quencher travel tumbler has a cult following.

$61 at Amazon

Stanley’s Adventure Quencher travel tumbler has quite the fanbase, and it’s easy to see why. Over 2,500 glowing Amazon reviews note this travel mug’s great features, from keeping beverages cold (or hot) to fitting snugly in car cup holders, to its durability. And of course, it’s BPA-free and dishwasher-safe. Available in a rainbow of lovely colors.

Any oenophile will enjoy these striking tumblers and canteen. The set is especially good for chilled varieties because the impressive insulation keeps drinks cold.

$75 at BruMate

If mom enjoys a nice glass of wine, she might like this BruMate set, which includes a triple-insulated 25oz wine canteen and two 14oz wine tumblers. The perfect pieces for picnics, camping, or just relaxing in the yard, you can choose from 18 different styles including iridescent Dark Aura Onyx Leopard or a bold mountain silhouette.

Mom can stash everything she needs in this durable belt bag! Order now while it's still in stock because this style often sells out.
$48 at Lululemon

The Lululemon Everywhere Belt Bag is a hot commodity – it’s been called the season’s hottest accessory — so it makes a great holiday gift. Water-repellent fabric and interior and exterior pockets mean this fanny pack is versatile – wear it to work out or to go out on the town. "The design is perfection,” writes one reviewer. The only problem? It often sells out, so keep an eye on the site.

A robe that’ll make mom feel like she’s wrapped in clouds, this gift provides at-home comfort. The cozy style is perfect for chilly winter mornings.
$158 at Nordstrom

Gift mom something to cozy up in this winter. Barefoot Dreams has long been a beloved loungewear brand among moms, and its CozyChic robe is especially popular for its delightfully fluffy feel. Available in 8 colors, the cozy robe delivers a little daily luxury, and who wouldn’t love that? “The comfiest robe ever,” writes one happy customer.

For the mom who loves the finer things — and the environment — here's a gorgeous sweater to up her winter style. And it's made from recycled materials!

$230 at Everlane

Gift mom a luxurious sweater that she can cozy up in this winter. Everlane’s ReCashmere Oversized Turtleneck comes in 4 rich colors (black, bright navy, Kambaa green, and light camel) and features a modern, relaxed fit. But maybe the coolest thing about this sweater is that it’s made from recycled cashmere and wool. It sure to become a staple in mom's wardrobe.

Loose-leaf tea in a luxury gift box for the mom who loves to wind down with some chai.

$30 at Amazon

Vahdam’s chai tea trio – included in Oprah’s Favorite Things — includes deliciously spicy loose-leaf blends, packaged in a festive holiday box. If the mom on your list is discerning about her tea, this gift will surely be appreciated. “The tea was clean in the mouth, very delicate, slightly floral and sweet, with no unpleasant aftertaste,” writes one happy Amazon reviewer.

Talk about an awesome gadget. Mom can whip up espresso and specialty coffee drinks with this Ninja machine. We love the milk frother!

$250 at Amazon

Brand-new this season, the Ninja Espresso & Coffee Barista System can brew single-serve beverages, carafes of coffee, iced coffee, espresso, and more. The built-in milk frother adds a special touch to lattes, flat whites, and more. Other features include a capsule storage bin and an adjustable cup tray.

A hint of gold shimmer makes this moisturizer extra special; slathering this on makes every day feel like a spa day.

$23 at Sephora

Rihanna’s cosmetic brand Fenty is churning out the hits. The new product Skin Butta Drop Gold Shimmer Whipped Oil Body Cream is going to be a holiday favorite thanks to its shimmery sheen. It even has a subtle cinnamon scent! And the gold shimmer is a limited edition of the lotion, so stock up now.

The perfect addition to movie night on the couch. Barefoot Dreams is known for its soft, cozy products and their 45-inch x 60-inch throw blanket certainly lives up to the brand’s reputation.
$148 at Barefoot Dreams

“I’m on my third Barefoot Dreams blanket,” writes a happy customer, ”I’m obsessed. This new checkered print is SO GOOD!” Available in gray, blue, and cream, you can toss this 100% Polyester Microfiber blanket in the wash on cold.

A kitchen favorite that comes in great colors, this pan works for a casual Monday night dinner or a festive party. Whether mom is a novice or a foodie, this is a prime pick.

$125 at Our Place

Like all of Our Place’s popular kitchen products, the Oven Pan is a versatile piece. Use it in the oven or as a griddle on the stovetop. A reusable oven mat (that replaces parchment paper) is included, which is a nice touch. Available in 7 chic colors, including Sage (pictured), Blue Salt and Lavender.

Great Christmas gifts are items that the giftee wouldn’t necessarily buy themselves, but would love to have. We think cashmere socks fall into that category — and these are sure to become her favorite pair.
$36 at Garnet Hill

Garnet Hill’s quality pairs come in 2 lengths, ankle or knee-high, and 10 dreamy colors. There’s a touch of nylon in the heel, toe, and sole of the sock for durability.

Cheers to a gift box full of fun, bubbly-themed treats! Perfect for the mom who toasts with champs.

$88 at Knack

The Champagne Dreams gift box from Knack includes a variety of little luxuries to spoil mom. Champagne flutes, a champagne-shaped candle, matches, a cocktail kit, and Sugarfina Champagne gummy bears are tucked into a gift box complete with a card. A gift box is an ideal present for a long-distance mom.

Witty insight and wisdom from within is what mom will find when she cracks the pages of this journal from writer and Twitter star Amanda Deibert.
$17 at Amazon

You Already Have the Answers gratitude journal is new from comic and TV writer Amanda Deibert, who provides 365 daily prompts for moms to ponder. It’s humorous and whimsical while inspiring discovery and gratitude – the perfect gift for the mom who relaxes through journaling. It’s a convenient way to get some self-care.

A classic board game, Scrabble is the perfect holiday activity. If mom is a fan of the word game, gift her this deluxe edition, featuring a wheeled gameboard that turns to each player and a carry case to store all the pieces. Over 3,700 excellent Amazon reviews prove this game’s staying power.

Games and puzzles are a solid gifting option this year: “Winter is already being forecast to be pretty brutal in some areas, so gifts that will cater to homebodies are going to be big this year,” Ramhold says.

Gift mom a spot for some winter greenery! This Amazon bestseller features three glass bulb planters in a clever wooden stand, ready for mom to fill with water plants or even fish!
$17 at Amazon

The vases also make a great place to start propagating plant cuttings, if mom has a green thumb. Cut flowers work too if she isn’t the best at keeping plants alive.

The Pioneer Woman brings extra beauty to an already beautiful task. Handy floral tools for the mom who loves her yard or the beginning gardener.

$37 at Walmart

If the mom on your holiday list is itching for spring to return to her yard, she'll love this set, which includes a metal basket with Ree's floral design and a wood handle, a pretty blue glass mister, a micro steel snip, a dibber and five stainless-steel plant markers.

A smaller, more affordable KitchenAid mixer for the mom who's always wanted this coveted appliance.

$380 at Amazon

The KitchenAid Artisan Mini Series mixer features a 3.5-quart stainless steel bowl, making it a lighter and smaller stand mixer. It takes up less room in the kitchen, but the Mini Series still packs a punch! There are 10 speeds for various types of mixing, and the Mini includes a flex edge beater, coated dough cook, and a 6-wire whip. Available in 9 colors on Amazon.

Any mom who bakes with her whole heart will be smitten with this new offering from Netflix star and owner of Chicago’s Justice of the Pies bake shop Maya-Camille Broussard. The "Bake Squad" star dedicates this labor of love to own mother in a sweet photo spread.

$25 at Amazon

Not only does Broussard's Justice of the Pies cookbook (Clarkson Potter) share the secret to baking 85+ magnificent savory and sweet pies — Fig & Pig Quiche! Salted Caramel Peach Pie! — but it celebrates inspiring, heroic humans.

Every queen deserves a proper throne. This top-rated heated massage seat topper delivers targeted TLC — and it's $45 off. Click the on-page coupon for the deepest discount.

$100 at Amazon

Over 10,400 five-star fans on Amazon attest that this Shiatsu massage cushion delivers. The lucky mom can adjust the intensity of the kneading massage by adding or removing the back padding and target tense areas. As if that wasn't enough, there's the option of heat and a vibrating seat.

Gift the healing power of these two-billion-year-old Finnish soapstone rings.
$20 at Uncommon Goods

After refrigerating these stones, gently place them on or below tired, puffy eyes, to help undo too many hours of screens, keeping eyes on kiddos or just being awake. These babies can even combat the itchiness that seasonal allergies bring.

Elevate her everyday throw with this bold brushed wool beauty. A quality piece — and it's marked down.

$119 at Schoolhouse

Any mom will adore wrapping herself in this wool throw both indoors and out. The maker, Schoolhouse, prides itself offering heirloom-quality essentials.

Oprah's favorite towel set from dreamy brand Cozy Earth is definitely mom-worthy. The ultrasoft cotton/bamboo waffle bundle includes two bath sheets, two bath towels, two hand towels and four washcloths, and it's on sale now!
$239 at Amazon

Oprah's Favorite Things list for 2022 includes this luxurious set of soft waffle towels from Cozy Earth. The small biz has earned a coveted spot on Oprah's list five years in a row! Now, that's something to write home about.

The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.