25 Thoughtful Mother's Day Gifts Your Mother-in-Law Will Love

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Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8, which means it's time to truly take stock of the mother figures in your life. This year, we want to include the women who brought your wonderful partners into the world, but we know that purchasing a gift for your mother-in-law can be a bit intimidating.

Getting your mother-in-law's approval can be made a cinch with a great Mother's Day gift (yes, sometimes it is that easy). Whether your mother-in-law spends her time drumming up new recipes, playing with the kids, giving her skin at-home spa treatments, or learning about the newest high-tech gadgets, we've done the digging for gifts of varying customization and sentiment that will make her day a special one. 

Impressing your mother-in-law with the perfect gift is only a few clicks away. Below, shop our picks for gifts your mother-in-law will love this Mother's Day. 

Best Mother’s Day Gifts For Your Mother-In-Law

These highly rated Kate Spade Wine Glasses feature a fun-twist to your ordinary wine glasses. They're not only cute, but also durable and dishwasher safe.


Give the gift of luxurious skincare essentials from La Mer with this set featuring 4 much-loved products in a gift-ready box.


This Capri Blue candle is a long-standing favorite among Anthropologie shoppers because of its beautiful scent and 70 hour burning time, perfect for the MIL who loves her home.


You can't go wrong with this Chanel classic.


Brightland's capsule collection features a range of infused olive oils with red chili peppers, garlic, lemon, and basil. 


Toast to the woman who raised your spouse with this Casamigos craft cocktail set — she definitely deserves a drink.

$50 AND UP

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Our Place's cult-favorite (and TikTok-approved) Always Pan is intended to encompass eight separate pieces of essential cookware in one convenient kitchen tool.


Take Mother's Day brunch to new delicious heights with this assortment of classic French pastries from the renowned Le Marais Bakery in San Francisco.


If your mother-in-law loves being up on the latest trends, she'll adore this pair of ultra-comfy Birkenstocks, seen everywhere this Spring, perfect for days in the garden or by the pool. 


If your MIL is a hiker or traveler, she'll love this waterproof belt bag, perfect for carrying all her on-the-go essentials.


Give the gift of better sleep with this weighted eye mask, which helps alleviate stress as you snooze. 


Spice up your mother-in-law's tea collection with this set that includes a wide array of herbal and tranquil teas, as well as a super cute mug.


If your MIL relishes her position as party-host, don't miss out on this swivel cheese board from Uncommon Goods, which transforms into a stunning, tiered display for any cocktail hour.

$47 AND UP

Every woman deserves to own a dainty, classically ethereal Kendra Scott pendant—just like this Elisa Necklace.


This four-piece kit of new and cult-favorite masks from Peter Thomas Roth will provide your mother-in-law with everything she needs to hydrate, exfoliate, soothe, and firm her skin.


If you're looking to impress your mother-in-law, this luxury candle from Diptyque will win you tons of points.

$38 AND UP

Place her favorite bottle of wine into this portable wine tote with outdoor-friendly wine glasses for a personalized gift she'll adore.


Feed your mother-in-law's sweet tooth with this assortment of spring time chocolates from Godiva.


Hook your family up with this Roku streaming stick. They can catch up on all their favorite shows with ease.


Everyone loves a personalized gift, and your mother-in-law is no exception. She'll love this tote from Mark & Graham that you can customize with her monogram. 

$18 AND UP

If you're searching for something inexpensive but still thoughtful, a fancy bar of soap for a powder room is always a safe bet. This one from Anthropologie comes in two delightful scents — peony and lychee rose.


This stackable mug and tea pot are a beautifully crafted gift sure to make anyone's mother-in-law smile.


Harry & David is filled with gift basket options sure to please your mother-in-law, but we love this thoughtful assortment which contains pears, shortbread cookies, cheese and Mai Tai mix.


These best-selling cheese knives from Williams Sonoma make an extra sweet gift for Mother's Day.


Add a dash of luxury to your MIL's special day with a trendy pair of designer sunglasses. We love this sleek pair from Gucci she can throw on with any outfit this spring, summer and far into the future. Plus, they're 60% off.


Check out more ideas from our ultimate guide to Mother's Day gifts for every type of mom and from our friends at Dabl and CBS Essentials.


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